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1 Ploughshares Vol. 10 No. 4
Emerson College 1984 
signed by Carolyn Chute on the first page of her story. Also includes an interview with Philip Levine. Cover slightly soiled, else Fine 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 (Lewis Oscar) Letters

Various letters to Oscar Lewis, from Herb Caen, L. Ferlinghetti, Alfred Sutro, Andrew Hoyem, Alfred Knopf, Joseph Alioto, and copyright renewal signed by Lewis 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Making a Photograph, Adams, Ansel
3 Adams, Ansel Making a Photograph
Studio 1939 revised hardcover Good 
An introduction to photography by Ansel Adams, with a foreward by Edward Weston. Illustrated boards (photo cover.) Signed by Adams on the copyright page, dated 4/25/81. Illustrated with line drawings and pasted in photos by Adams. Cover badly rubbed and edges chipped and worn; interior, including all photographs, clean and intact. Despite the condition of the cover, an interesting item and relatively scarce signed. 
Price: 165.00 USD
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4 Adams, Ansel & Newhall, Nancy The Pageant of History in Northern California
American Trust Company 1954 1st paperback Very Good 
Spiral-bound stiff paper wraps; large format (14 x 11.) Illustrated with 56 b&w photos by Adams, who signed this copy on the half-title. Some wear to edges and along comb, else quite nice copy of this book, uncommon signed. 
Price: 400.00 USD
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5 Adams, Samuel Hopkins Average Jones
Bobbs Merrill 1911 1st hardcover Very Good 
Tan and red pictorial cloth with white lettering. Front hinge tender and probably repaired at some point, else very good copy with card, inscribed and signed by Adams, laid in. The 4½x5½ card dated Aug. 24, 1935, expresses his regret that he is not able to add any written materials for a Mark Twain Centennial publication. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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Illustrated Guide to Yosemite Valley, Adams, Virginia and Ansel
6 Adams, Virginia and Ansel Illustrated Guide to Yosemite Valley
Crocker 1940 1st paperback Very Good 
Stiff blue paper covers, spiral bound. Signed by Ansel Adams on title page. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Front cover lightly rubbed; minor wear to edges; else very good copy of an uncommon first printing of this book, rarely found signed. 
Price: 600.00 USD
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Let's Pretend, Agnew, Georgette
7 Agnew, Georgette Let's Pretend
J. Saville & Co. 1927 1st hardcover Near Fine Ernest H. Shepard 
Original vellum-backed blue cloth, gilt-stamped and -lettered, top edge gilt, slipcase with printed label. No. 140 of 160 copies signed by both author and illustrator. Vellum toned, some faint foxing, else nearly fine copy in worn and battered (but intact) slipcase. A beautiful book. 
Price: 800.00 USD
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Tiny Alice, Albee, Edward
8 Albee, Edward Tiny Alice
Atheneum 1965 1st ed. hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Bookplate signed by Albee affixed to half-title. Front pastedown has spot where bookstore sticker was removed, otherwise the book is fine in slightly soiled dust jacket with original $4.50 price. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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9 Angellotti, Marion Polk Sir John Hawkwood
R.F. Fenno 1911 later hardcover Good 
Green cloth with gilt lettering. Signed and inscribed by the author on the ffe. Cloth unfortunately has water-damage and white mold-stains, and edges of pages are also damp-stained, rendering this otherwise nice copy good only. Scarce in any condition, and particularly scarce signed. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror, Ashbery, John
10 Ashbery, John Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror
Viking 1975 1st hardcover Fine 
Fine in fine dust jacket. Signed and inscribed to Robert Brotherson, who was a member of the Berkeley Activist Poets. Ashbery's book was reviewed by Irvin Ehrenpreis in the New York Review of October 16, 1975. Mr. Brotherson took offense, and wrote a long response. A typed (but unsigned) copy of that response (along with the clippings of the review and the published response) are included with the book, as is an invitation to the reception at the Gotham Book Mart in honor of the book's publication. A unique set of items. 
Price: 900.00 USD
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The Land of Little Rain, Austin, Mary
11 Austin, Mary The Land of Little Rain
Houghton Mifflin 1950 1st hardcover Very Good 
First edition thus, with photographs by Ansel Adams and an introduction by Carl Van Doren. Signed by Adams on the title page. Book is very good to nearly fine, with lightly bumped corners, in good dust jacket, with small and medium chips to spine and rear, some internal tape repairs, price clipped. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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12 Avallone Mike Mike Avallone
Fine 
photograph of pulp fiction writer Mike Avallone, taken in the 50s, standing in front of a rack of his books. SIGNED by him, twice. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Beebo Brinker, Bannon, Ann
13 Bannon, Ann Beebo Brinker
Gold Medal d1224 1962 1st paperback GVG 
Paperback original. Quite scarce. This copy signed and inscribed by the author. Spine and edges chipped; some creasing; pages toned; hinge separating between pp. 30 & 31, but all intact. A lower grade but still presentable copy. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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Out of the War?, Belloc-Lowndes, Mrs.
14 Belloc-Lowndes, Mrs. Out of the War?
Chapman & Hall 1918 1st ed. hardcover VG/0 
Blue cloth. Inscribed and signed by the author on the ffe. Spine leaning, some wear to extremities, else clean and generally Very Good. Uncommon title, especially signed. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Love & Fame, Berryman, John
15 Berryman, John Love & Fame
Farrar Straus & Giroux 1970 1st hardcover Fine 
#44 of 250 signed limited copies. Red cloth with gilt lettering and fore-edge, in black box. Gilt lettering faintly rubbed else tight, crisp fine copy, presumably unread. 
Price: 325.00 USD
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Satan Was A Man, Bierstadt, Edward Hale
16 Bierstadt, Edward Hale Satan Was A Man
Doubleday Doran 1935 1st hardcover Very Good 
Tan pictorial cloth, in dust jacket. Warmly inscribed and signed by the author on the ffe. Book is very good, with ffe starting to detach, some darkening to endpapers, other minor wear, in very good dust jacket with some chipping, particularly to edges and spine. Not often found signed. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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17 Bonham, Cecile & Palmer, Lucile Funny Stuff
Sargent House 1947 1st 
Signed by author (Palmer) on title page.  
Price: 10.00 USD
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No Eye Looked Out From Any Crevice, Bowles, Paul
18 Bowles, Paul No Eye Looked Out From Any Crevice
Cadmus 1997 1st paperback Fine 
Black wrappers, handbound with red thread. Copy L of 26 copies SIGNED by Bowles, and additionally SIGNED by Lee Perron at the end of the introduction. Fine. 
Price: 400.00 USD
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Dandelion Wine, Bradbury, Ray
19 Bradbury, Ray Dandelion Wine
Doubleday 1957 1st hardcover Very Good 
Yellow cloth in pictorial dust jacket, signed by the author on ffe, and with a label for 1998 Dandelion Wine, Bradbury Vinyards.Greentown, Illinois signed by Bradbury, with self-adhesive backing, laid in. Book spine ends crimped; pages slightly toned, previous owner bookplate, else very good. Jacket with some rubbing and wear at edges and folds, spine ends slightly chipped, light rubbing to front panel, minor soiling to rear, tape repairs/reinforcements on verso, price clipped, but all in all very good. A nice example of this book, signed. 
Price: 800.00 USD
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Switch on the Night, Bradbury, Ray
20 Bradbury, Ray Switch on the Night
Pantheon 1955 1st hardcover Very Good 
Gray pictorial boards in pictorial dust jacket. Signed by Bradbury on the ffe. In very good condition, with rubbing to corners and edges and minor soiling to front cover. Internally fine. Dust jacket very good with some wear to edges and internal reinforcement. A scarce first edition of a charming children's book. 
Price: 1200.00 USD
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