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H. L. Mencken.

By: Boyd, Ernest (edited by).

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Published by Robert McBride, 1927,:

Seller ID: 001499


this is 3rd in 1927, 89 pages with bibliography. Dust jacket is price clipped, edge tears, slight soil. covers dark blue all good+. Modern American Writers series. Biography, literature, writers. View more info

Towering Pines.

By: Green, Lt. Harold Everett.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Boston, Meador Publishing.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002832


The Life of John Fox, Jr. CR 1943, 186 pages. Dark brown covers with gilt lettering, slight stains, overall good+ condition. A native Kentuckian, John Fox, Jr., was a great novelist and wrote about people of the mountains with their primitive quaint habits and living conditions. Written in the same manner as if he were writing his own autobiography. View more info

American Authors and Their Homes.

By: Halsey, Francis Whiting.

Price: $22.00

Seller ID: 001088


Published by James Pott, NY, title date MCMI, CR 1898 to 1901, this is 2nd in 1901, 302 pages with index. Illustrated blue w/gold lettering and embossed design on front cover, all good+. Black and whi te photos. Personal descriptions and interviews with, to name but a few, John Burroughs, Henry Van Dyke, Frank Stockton, Hamilton Mabie, Thomas Bailey, Ernest Seton-Thompson, John Fiske, Thomas Nelson Page, Andrew Canegie, Edmund Stedman, Paul Leicester Ford, etc. Literatur... View more info

Isek Dinesen Blixen. The Work and Life of.

By: Henriksen, Aage.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martins Press:

Edition: Stated first Edition

Seller ID: 002598


Translated by William Mishler, dust jacket and book very good condition. CR 1988, 197 pages. These essays include reminscenses from her friendship with the author and attempts to ellucidate Dinesen's powerful personality. View more info

The Brownings - A Victorian Idyll.

By: Loth, David.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Published by Brentano's, New York, MCMXXIX (1929):

Seller ID: 001825


, CR 1929, 289 pages w/bibliography. Slight soil to brown covers with gold decorations, spine spotted. Inscription in ink on front endpaper. Illustrated endpapers. Back endpaper has the flap from dust jacket pasted in it. Overall good. Literature, History, Poetry, biography, Robert Browning, Elizabeth Barrett Browning. View more info

The Story of My Boyhood and Youth.

By: Muir, John.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Boston, Published by Houghton Mifflin,:

Seller ID: 001020


CR 1912, 1913, this is 8th in 1922, 294 pages with index. Green w/gold illustrated front cover and spine, top and bottom spine small tears, corners bumped, owner's name in ink o/w good. Illustrated from sketches by author. B&W photos. Natural history, naturalists, biography. View more info

Robert Louis Stevenson - How To Know Him

By: Rice, Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Published by Bobbs Merrill,:

Seller ID: 000741


CR 1916 with 395 pages with index. Slight soil to covers otherwise good+. Ink inscription front endpapers, frontis is Stevenson. Literature. R.L.Stevenson View more info