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2100 WAIN, John
HURRY ON DOWN. Secker & Warburg. First edition,pictorial dust jacket,
jacket design by Stein,red cloth,a clean copy. 1953  ¥ 15,000

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2101 WAIN, John
THE CONTENDERS. Macmillan. First edition,pictorial dust jacket,blue
cloth,a clean copy. 1958  ¥ 7,500
2102 WAIN, John
WEEP BEFORE GOD. Macmillan. First edition,pictorial dust jacket,jacket
design by V.Reinganum,pictorial cloth,a clean copy. 1961  ¥ 7,500
2103 WAKOSKI, Diane
FOUR YOUNG LADY POETS: Carol Berge, Barbara Moraff, Rochelle Owens,
Diane Wakoski. Totem Press./Corinth Books. First edition,paper covers,
(48pp). 1962  ¥ 12,000
2104 WAKOSKI, Diane
COINS & COFFINS. NY:Hawk's Well Press. First edition,paper covers,35pp,
small 8vo,a good copy,author's first book. 1962  ¥ 12,000
2105 WAKOSKI, Diane
THE GEORGE WASHINGTON POEMS. Riverrum Press. First edition,
A presentation copy,Signed and Inscribed by Wakoski,4to,good. 1967  ¥ 18,000
2107 WAKOSKI, Diane
THE LAMENT OF THE LADY BANK DICK. Sans Souci Press. First edition,
limited to 99 numbered copies,A presentation copy,Signed and Inscribed by Wakoski,small 4to,a fine copy. 1969  ¥ 25,000
2108 WAKOSKI, Diane
ODDA TALA. Key Printing. First edition,A presentation copy,Signed and
Inscribed by Wakoski
,4to,a fine copy. 1969  ¥ 15,000
2109 WAKOSKI, Diane
GREED: Parts 8,9,II. Black Sparrow. First edition,one of 250 numbered copies,
A presentation copy,Signed by Wakoski,large 8vo,a fine copy. 1973  ¥ 15,000
2110 WAKOSKI, Diane
TRILOGY. Doubleday. First edition,dust jacket,8vo,A presentation copy,Signed
and Inscribed by Wakoski
,a fine copy. 1974  ¥ 12,000

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2111 WALKER, Alice
THE COLOR PURPLE. NY. & London: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.
First edition,no stated,pictorial dust jacket,priced $11.95. on front flap,cream
paper boards,purple cloth spine,lettered in silver,245pp,a clean copy.
1982  ¥ 45,000
2112 WALPOLE, Horace
THE WORKS OF HORACE WALPOLE, EARL OF ORFORD. 5 vols.set.
London:G.G. & J.Robinson. First edition,first issue,first issue point;Title
page "....HORACE WALPOLE,...."width 148mm,second issue 141mm,with
half-titles and 166 engraved plates,contemporary half brown calf,marbled
boards,all edges marbled,xxiv+577+(vi)+576+vii+512+vii+468+vi+675pp,large
4to,attractive set. 1798 [Hazen 27]  ¥ 380,000
2113 WALPOLE, Horace
THE LETTERS OF HARACE WALPOLE,EARL OF ORFORD 1735-1797:
Including Numerous Letters Now First Published from the Original
Manuscripts. London:Richard Bentley. 6 vols.set. Original cloth. 1840  ¥ 30,000
2114 WALPOLE, Hugh
ALL SOULS' NIGHT. Macmillan. First edition,dust jacket,green cloth,
ix+370pp,gilt lettered on spine,a clean copy. 1933  ¥ 15,000
2115 WALPOLE, Hugh
HEAD IN GREEN BRONZE. Macmillan. First edition,pictorial dust jacket,
green cloth,gilt lettered on spine,ix+441pp. 1938  ¥ 6,500
2116 WALTON, Izaak
THE COMPLETE ANGLER, OR CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION;
Being a Discourse on Rivers, Fish-Ponds,Fish,and Fishing. With the Lives
of the Authors:Notes,Historical,Supplementary,and Explanatory by John
Hawkins. 2 parts in 1 vol. London:James Smith. 9th edition,xliii+383pp,8vo,
with advertisement,frontispiece and 14 steel engraved plates,modern full
green calf,decorated spine label,a good copy. 1822 [Coigney 22]  ¥ 75,000
2117 WALTON, Izaak
THE COMPLETE ANGLER: Or Contemplative Man's Recreation Being a
Discourse on Rivers,Fish-Ponds,Fish,and Fishing. By I.Walton and C.Cotton.
With An Abridgment of the Lives of the Authors by John Hawkins. Ed.with
Notes,from A Naturalist's Point of View by J.E.Harting. London:Samuel
Bagster. Tercentenary Edition. 2 vols.set. With 53 Illustrations, Etchings
by P.Thomas,from Paintings by J.Linnell and Engravings of Riverside
Animals and Birds by G.E.Lodge. Limited to 350 numbered copies,
original quarter vellum on gilt,green boards on gilt pictures, top edge gilt,
dust jacket,publisher's slipcase,4to,a fine set. 1893  ¥ 180,000
2118 WALTON, Izaak
THE LIVES OF DR.JOHN DONNE, SIR HENRY WOTTON, MR.RICHARD
HOOKER, MR.GEORGE HERBERT,AND DR.ROBERT SANDERSON. With
Notes and The Life of The Author. By T.Zouch. York:Printed by Wilson,
Spence & Mawman. Contempolary full calf,liv+2pp+518pp+4pp,
with 8 (7 portraits) engraved plates,slightly worn,4to. 1796  ¥ 35,000
2119 WARD, Mary Jane
THE SNAKE PIT. Random House. First edition,first printing,dust jacket,
a clean copy. 1946  ¥ 15,000
2120 WARD, Thomas
ENGLAND'S REFORMATION. A Poem in Four Cantos. 2 vols.set. London:
Printed in the Year. First edition thus,With 16 Adorn'd with Copper Plates
by B.Cole,contemporary full brown calf,gilt decorated on spines,
[viii]+336pp+[vi]+207pp,small 8vo,a clean set. 1747  ¥ 25,000

2123
2121 WARNER, Francis
NIGHTINGALES: Poems 1985-1996. Colin Smyth. First edition,limited to 500
numbered copies,No.478,Signed by Francis Warner,white vellum spine,lettered
in gilt,4to,a good copy. 1997  ¥ 18,000
2122 WARREN, Robert Penn
SELECTED POEMS 1923-1943. NY:Harcourt,Brace. First edition,first printing,
dust jacket,grayish green cloth,lettered in black,viii+102pp,8vo,slightly chipped
on the jacket spine,otherwise a clean. 1944 [Grimshaw. A6.a1]  ¥ 25,000
2123 WARREN, Robert Penn
ALL THE KING'S MEN. NY:Harcourt,Brace. First edition,second state dust
jacket,reviews on rear panel; Sinclair Lewis blurb on rear flap,code "e.8.46"
on copylight page,pictorial dust jacket,red cloth,gilt lettered on spine,464pp,
a clean copy. 1946  ¥ 90,000
2124 WARREN, Robert Penn
ALL THE KING'S MEN. Franklin Library. Illus.by R.Heindel. First limited edition,
gilt decorated full brown calf,all edges gilt,large 8vo,fine copy. 1980  ¥ 9,000

2130
2125 WARREN, Robert Penn
BAND OF ANGELS. Rondom House. First edition,dust jacket,jacket design
by Ska,photo.by Sylvia Salmi,beige cloth,lettered in black,top edge stained
orange,a clean copy. 1955  ¥ 9,000
2126 WARREN, Robert Penn
PROMISES: Poems 1954-1956. NY:Rondom House. First edition,first printing,
dust jacket,Photo.by Sylvia Salmi,black cloth,lettered in silver,small 4to,
a clean copy. 1957 [Grimshaw. A15.a1]  ¥ 18,000
2127 WARREN, Robert Penn
BAND OF ANGELS. Rondom House. First edition,dust jacket,jacket design
by Ska,photo.by Sylvia Salmi,beige cloth,lettered in black,top edge stained
orange,a clean copy. 1955  ¥ 9,000


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2128 WARREN, Robert Penn
SELECTED POEMS 1923-1975. Franklin Library. First limited edition,gilt
decorated full brown calf,all edges gilt,xxi+294p,large 8vo,fine. 1976  ¥ 12,000
2129 WARREN, Samuel
TEN THOUSAND A YEAR. William Blackwood. 2 vols.set. New Edition.
Half brown calf,all edges marbled,iv+381pp+iv+369pp,8vo. 1854  ¥ 18,000
2130 WARTON, Thomas
THE POETICAL WORKS OF THE LATE THOMAS WARTON. Fellow of Trinity
College, Oxford; And Poet Laureate. To Which are Now Added Inscriptionum Romanarum Delectus, and An Inaugural Speech As Camden Professor of
History, Never before Published. Together with Memoirs of His Life and
Writings; and Notes, Critical and Explanatory. By Richard Mant. Oxford:
W.Hanwell, J.Parker, F.and C.Rivington. 2 vols.set. First edition,gilt decorated
full green morocco,all edges gilt,clxii+190pp+(ix)+373pp,8vo. 1802  ¥ 120,000
2131 WARTON, Thomas
THE HISTORY OF ENGLISH POETRY, From the Close of the Eleventh to
the Commencement of the Eighteenth Century. To which are Prefixed
Two Dissertations. London:J.Dodsley, et al. 3 vols.set. First edition,Vol.2,3,
and Second edition,Vol.1,contemporaly full brown polished calf,gilt lettered
on spines and covers,4to,a good set. 1775-81  ¥ 85,000

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2133 WATKINS, Vernon
BALLAD OF THE MARI LWYD AND OTHER POEMS. Faber. First edition,
dust jacket,light gray blue cloth,lettered in purple,Signed and inscribed by
Vernon Watkins
,a good copy. 1941  ¥ 45,000
2134 WATKINS, Vernon
BALLAD OF THE MARI LWYD AND OTHER POEMS. Faber. Second edition,
dust jacket,light gray blue cloth,lettered in red,a good copy. 1947  ¥ 7,000
2135 WATKINS, Vernon
THE LAMP AND THE VEIL. Faber. First edition,dust jacket,red cloth,
lettered in gilt,a clean copy. 1945  ¥ 15,000
2136 WATKINS, Vernon
THE LAMP AND THE VEIL. Faber. First edition,dust jacket,red cloth,
lettered in gilt. 1945  ¥ 7,000
2137 WATKINS, Vernon
THE LADY WITH THE UNICORN. Faber. First edition,dust jacket,green cloth,
lettered in gilt,a good copy. 1947  ¥ 12,000
2138 WATKINS, Vernon
THE DEATH BELL. Faber. First edition,dust jacket,with around the belt on
jacket,dark red cloth,lettered in gilt,a clean copy. 1954  ¥ 8,000
2139 WATKINS, Vernon
CYPRESS AND ACACIA. Faber. First edition,dust jacket,dark purple cloth,
lettered in white,a clean copy. 1959  ¥ 5,000
2140 WATKINS, Vernon
VERNON WATKINS 1906-1967. Ed.by L.Norris. Faber. First edition,dust
jacket,brown cloth,lettered in gilt,a good copy. 1970  ¥ 4,500
2141 WAUGH, Evelyn
BLACK MISCHIEF. Chapman & Hall. First Trade edition,dust jacket,black and
red patterned boards,lettered in gilt on spine,pictorial red and black dust
jacket,frontispiece with map illustration,303pp,8vo,good copy. 1932  ¥ 180,000
2142 WAUGH, Evelyn
BLACK MISCHIEF. Chapman & Hall. First Trade edition,dust jacket,black and
red patterned boards,lettered in gilt on spine,pictorial red and black dust
jacket,frontispiece with map illustration,303pp,8vo,clean copy. 1932  ¥ 95,000
2143 WAUGH, Evelyn
BLACK MISCHIEF. Chapman & Hall. First Trade edition,original red cloth,
lettered in black on spine,frontispiece with map illustration,303pp. 1932  ¥ 15,000
2144 WAUGH, Evelyn
SWORD OF HONOUR TRILOGY. 3 vols.set. Chapman & Hall. First edition,
pictorial dust jacket,blue cloth,lettered in gilt,a good set. 1952-61  ¥ 95,000
MEN AT ARMS. v+314pp. 1952
OFFICERS AND GENTLEMEN. v+335pp. 1955
UNCONDITIONAL SURRENDER. v+311pp. 1961
2145 WAUGH, Evelyn
MEN AT ARMS. Chapman & Hall. First edition,pictorial dust jacket,dark blue
boards,gilt lettered on spine,v+314pp,a good copy. 1952
 ¥ 35,000
2146 WAUGH, Evelyn
MEN AT ARMS. Chapman & Hall. First edition,dust jacket,v+314pp,slightly
chipped on the dust jacket,otherwise a clean copy. 1952  ¥ 15,000
2147 WAUGH, Evelyn
THE ORDEAL OF GILBERT PINFOLD: A Conbersation Piece. Chapman &
Hall. First edition,pictorial dust jacket,dark blue cloth,lettered in gilt,
a clean copy. 1957
 ¥ 25,000

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2150 WAUGH, Evelyn
THE ORDEAL OF GILBERT PINFOLD: A Conbersation Piece. Chapman &
Hall. First edition,pictorial dust jacket,blue cloth,lettered in gilt,slightly
chipped on the jacket. 1957  ¥ 8,000
2151 WAUGH, Evelyn
BASIL SEAL RIDES AGAIN OR THE RAKE'S REGRESS. Chapman & Hall.
First edition,limited to 750 numbered copies, Signed by Evelyn Waugh,
With colour printed frontispiece by Kathleen Hale, title-page printed in black
and blue,original pale blue bevel-edged buckram,gilt decorated front cover,
gilt lettered on spine,top edge gilt,others untrimmed,4to,a good copy.
1963 ¥ 120,000
2152 WELLCH, James
FOOLS CROW. Viking Press. First edition,pictorial dust jacket,red boards,
white cloth spine,lettered in gilt,Signed by James Welch,good. 1986  ¥ 9,000
2153 WELLS, Herbert George
AN ENGLISHMAN LOOKS AT THE WORLD: Being a Series of Unrestrained
Remarks upon Contemporary Matters. London:Cassell. First edition,pictorial
dust jacket,dark green cloth,slightly chipped on jacket spine,otherwise a
clean copy. 1914 [G.H.Wells.50]  ¥ 15,000
2154 WELLS, Herbert George
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILIZATION. London:Cassell. First edition,dust
jacket,light green cloth,gilt lettered on spine,dark green lettered on front
cover,a clean copy. 1921 [G.H.Wells.72]  ¥ 9,000
2155 WELLS, Herbert George
THE DREAM: A Novel. NY:Macmillan. First US.edition,dust jacket,gilt lettered
on red cloth,top edge gilt,v+318pp,a good copy. 1924 [G.H.Wells.72]  ¥ 35,000
2156 WELLS, Herbert George
THE NEW AMERICA: The New World. London:Cresset Press. First edition,
pictorial dust jacket,dark blue cloth,stamped in gold,a clean copy. 1935  ¥ 8,500
2157 WELTY, Eudora
THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM. NY:Harcourt,Brace. No Edition Stated,
dust jacket,black cloth,gilt lettered on spine,A Presentation copy,Signed
and Inscribed by Eudora Welty
,slightly chipped on the jacket spine,
otherwise a clean copy. 1942  ¥ 65,000
2158 WELTY, Eudora
DELTA WEDDING. Harcourt,Brace. First edition,first printing,code "c.4.46"
on copylight page,pictorial dust jacket,jacket design by C.Alston,beige cloth,
lettered in purple,top edge stained purple,a good copy. 1946  ¥ 65,000
2159 WELTY, Eudora
DELTA WEDDING. Harcourt,Brace. First edition,first printing,code "c.4.46"
on copylight page,pictorial dust jacket,jacket design by C.Alston,beige cloth,
lettered in purple,top edge stained purple. 1946  ¥ 25,000


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2160 WELTY, Eudora
THE PONDER HEART. Harcourt,Brace. Illustrated by J.Krush. First edition,
first printing,pictorial dust jacket,pictorial pink boards,beige cloth spine,
lettered in blue and black,a clean copy. 1954  ¥ 65,000
2161 WELTY, Eudora
THE PONDER HEART. Hamish Hamilton. First UK.edition,pictorial dust jacket,
wine red cloth,gilt lettered on spine,a clean copy. 1954  ¥ 35,000
2162 WELTY, Eudora
THE BRIDE OF THE INNISFALLEN. NY:Harcourt,Brace. First edition,first
issue with the single copyright date and in the first issue binding,dust jacket,
8vo,207pp,blue boards,green cloth spine,a clean copy. 1955  ¥ 45,000
2163 WELTY, Eudora
THE BRIDE OF THE INNISFALLEN. Hamish Hamilton. First UK.edition,
dust jacket,blue cloth,lettered in silver,a clean copy. 1955  ¥ 15,000
2164 WELTY, Eudora
THE OPTIMIST'S DAUGHTER. NY:Random House. First edition,limited to 300
numbered copies,wine red cloth,lettered in gilt,top edge stained wine red,
Signed by Eudora Welty
,publisher's slipcase,with a owner's stamp,
a good copy. 1972  ¥ 75,000
2165 WESKER, Arnold
THE WESKER TRILOGY: Chicken Soup with Barley, Roots, I'm Talking About
Jerusalem. Jonathan Cape. First edition,black cloth,a clean copy. 1960  ¥ 9,500
2166 WEST, Edward Sackville
PIANO QUINTET. London:Heinemann. First edition,pictorial dust jacket,blue
cloth,lettered in gilt,311pp,slightly sunned on the jacket spine,otherwise
a clean copy,E.S.West's first novel. 1925  ¥ 48,000
2167 WEST, Jane
A TALE OF THE TIMES. By the Author of a Gossip's Story. Dedicated by
Permission to Mrs.Carter. London:Longman & Rees. 3 vols.set. Third Edition.
Contemporary full dark brown calf,gilt lettered on spines,(ii)+iv+310pp+(iv)+
(ii)+312pp+(ii)+389pp+7pages advertisements,12mo. 1803  ¥ 35,000
             
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2168 WEST, Nathanael
THE DREAM LIFE OF BALSO SNELL. Paris, NY: Contact Editions.
First edition,first printing,limited to 500 numbered copies of which 300 are
for sale in America and 200 for Great Britain,original wrappers,lettered in
black on cover and spine,with original transparent tissue protective wrapper,
vertical and diagonal rules on front cover,245x164mm,95pp,a good copy,
West's first novel. 1931 [White:1]  ¥ 350,000

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2169 WEST, Nathanael
MISS LONELYHEARTS. NY:Livelight. First edition,first issue,beige cloth,
a clean copy. 1933 [White:3]  ¥ 35,000
2170 WEST, Nathanael
A COOL MILLION: The Dismantling of Lemuel Pitkin. NY: Covici Fried.
First edition,first issue,pictorial dust jacket,jacket design by William Cotton,
tan cloth,lettered in green,a clean copy. 1934 [White:4]  ¥ 250,000
2171 WEST, Nathanael
A COOL MILLION: The Dismantling of Lemuel Pitkin. Neville Spearman.
First UK.edition,dust jacket,cloth,slightly chipped jacket spine. 1954
[White:4.d]  ¥ 8,500
2172 WEST, Nathanael
THE DAY OF THE LOCUST. NY:Random House. First edition,first printing,
pictorial dust jacket,red cloth,orange paper label on spine,top edge stained
black,slightly chipped on the dust jacket,otherwise a clean copy. 1939
[White:5]  ¥ 45,000
2173 WEST, Nathanael
THE DAY OF THE LOCUST. NY:Random House. First edition,first printing,
red cloth,orange paper label on spine,top edge stained black. 1939  ¥ 8,500
2174 WEST, Rebecca
THE BIRDS FALL DOWN. NY:Viking Press. First edition,first issue,dust jacket,
beige cloth spine,lettered in gold and red,a clean copy. 1966  ¥ 7,500
2175 WHITE, Henry Kirke
THE REMAINS. With a Memoir of the Author. Glasgow:Richard Griffin. With a
engraved frontispiece,contemporary half brown calf,marbled boards,gilt lettered
on spines,xxii+408pp,16mo,a clean copy,Y.Sakai's copy. 1830  ¥ 18,000
2176 WHITE, Kenneth/ TABUCHI, Yasse
PREMIERES ESQUISSES DES ILES DE L'AMERIQUE. Illustrated by
Y.Tabuchi. Paris: Editions Gazan. First edition,limited 45 numbered copies,
No.24,with 5 original colour lithographers by Y.Tabuchi,Signed by Kenneth
White and Tabuchi,
publisher's green cloth slip case,all edges untrimmed,
a fine copy. 1990  ¥ 180,000
2180 WHITE, T.H.
MISTRESS MASHAM'S REPOSE. Illustrated by F.Eichenberg. NY:G.P.
Putnams. First US.edition,first printing,pictorial dust jacket,yellow cloth,
brown stamped on front cover and spine,a clean copy. 1946  ¥ 25,000
2181 WHITTIER, John G.
THE WORKS OF JOHN GREENLEAF WHITTIER. / LIFE AND LETTERS.
By Samuel T.Pickard. Standard Library Edition. Boston:Houghton,Mifflin.
9 vols.set. First edition,Illustrated with Steel Portraits and Photogravures,
original brown cloth,gilt lettered red calf label on spines,top edges gilt,8vo,
a clean set. 1892  ¥ 85,000
      2180
2182 WILBUR, Richard
CEREMONY AND OTHER POEMS. NY:Harcourt,Brace. First edition,first
printing, dust jacket,pale olive cloth,lettered in black on spine,a good copy.
1950  ¥ 25,000
2183 WILBUR, Richard
ADVICE TO A PROPHET. Harcourt, Brace. First edition,first printing,pictorial
dust jacket,gilt pictorial boards,black cloth spine,a clean copy. 1961 ¥ 7,500
2184 WILDE, Oscar
A HOUSE OF POMEGRANATES. James R. Osgood McIlvaine. Design and
decoration and numerous illustrations by C. Ricketts and 4 plates illus.
by C. H. Shannon. First edition, first printing, original gilt decorated green
cloth spine, gilt and red decorated cover, pictorial endpapers, all edges
untrimmed, 4to, a clean copy. 1891 [Mason 347]  ¥ 250,000

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2185 WILDE, Oscar
SALOME. A Tragedy in One Act: Translated from the French of Oscar Wilde
by Lord Alfred Douglas. London:John Lane,The Bodley Head. First Bodley
Head edition,pictorial dust jacket,jacket and cover illus.by Aubrey Beardsley,
(vi)+66pp,clean copy. 1922  ¥ 18,000
2186 WILDE, Oscar
THE BALLAD OF READING GAOL. By C.3.3.(Oscar Wilde) London:Smithers.
Second edition,original white linen spine and cinnamon cloth boards,gilt titling
to spine,all edges untrimmed,(vii)+31pp,tall 8vo,a clean copy. 1898  ¥ 85,000
2187 WILDE, Oscar
THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST: A Trivial Comedy for Serious
People. Presented by Mr. George Alexander As a Souvenir of his Twentieth
Year of Mnagement of the St. James's Theatre February 1st. 1910.
Methuen. First edition thus,limited to 1200 copies,green cloth,gilt decorated
on front cover and spine,top edge gilt,12mo,a clean copy. 1910  ¥ 38,000
2188 WILDE, Oscar
SEBASTIAN MELMOTH. With The Soul of Man. London:Arthur L.Humphrets.
First edition,gilt lettered half green morocco,green cloth boards,top edge gilt,
other edges untrimmed,(vi)+222pp+(iv),a fine copy. 1904 [Mason 633/634]
¥ 45,000
2189 WILDE, Oscar
DE PROFUNDIS. London:Methuen. First edition,first state,original blue
cloth,lettered in gilt,top edge gilt,designed by Charles Ricketts,x+151pp+40
pages Methuen catalogue dated February 1905,a good copy. 1905
[Mason 388] ¥ 85,000
2190 WILDE, Oscar
IMPRESSIONS OF AMERICA. Ed.with an introduction by S.Mason. Keystone
Press. First edition,limited to 500 copies,original green wrappers. 1906  ¥ 15,000
2191 WILDE, Oscar
DOUGLAS, Alfred]  OSCAR WILDE AND MYSELF. London:John Long. First
edition,dark green cloth,top edge gilt,320pp. 1914  ¥ 18,000
2192 WILDE, Oscar
DOUGLAS, Alfred]  OSCAR WILDE: A Summing Up. London:Duckworth.
First edition,dust jacket,143pp,slightly suns and slightly chipped on the
dust jacket,otherwise a clean copy. 1940  ¥ 58,000
2193 WILDE, Oscar
HARRIS, F.]  OSCAR WILDE: His Life and Confessions. Printed by F.Harris.
2 vols.set. First edition,calf spines,top edges gilt,vii+603pp. 1916  ¥ 12,000
2194 WILDE, Oscar
WINWAR, F.]  OSCAR WILDE AND THE YELLOW 'NINETIES. NY:Harper.
First edition,dust jacket,Signed by Frances Winwar,vii+381pp. 1940  ¥ 18,000
 
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2194 WILDER, Laura Ingalls
ON THE WAY HOME. Harper & Row. First edition,first printing,
pictorial dust jacket,pictorial boards,a clean copy. 1962  ¥ 12,000

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2195 WILDER, Thornton
LUCRECE.(Trans) A.Obey. Longmans,Green. First edition,first printing,dust
jacket,dark blue cloth,lettered in gilt,top edge stained dark blue,slightly
chipped on the d/j,otherwise a clean copy. 1933  ¥ 9,000
2196 WILDER, Thornton
HEAVEN'S MY DESTINATION. NY:Harper. First edition,first issue,Harper
code "M-I" on the title page verso,pictorial dust jacket,beige cloth,
stamped in black and orange,a clean copy. 1935  ¥ 25,000
2197 WILLIAMS, Tennessee
HARD CANDY: A Book of Stories. New Directions. First limited edition,
publisher's slipcase,top edge stained blue,large 8vo,a good copy. 1954  ¥ 25,000
2198 WILLIAMS, Tennessee
IN THE WINTER OF CITIES. New Directions. First edition,dust jacket,paper
boards,gilt lettered on black cloth spine,large 8vo,clean copy. 1954  ¥ 15,000
2199 WILLIAMS, Tennessee
TENNESSEE WILLIAMS' LETTERS TO DONALD WINDHAM 1940-65.
Verona. First edition,limited to 500 numbered copies,No.180,xii+333pp,
large 8vo,publisher's slipcase,a fine copy. 1976  ¥ 12,000
2200 WILLIAMS, Tennessee
LEAVITT,R.F.(Ed.)]  THE WORLD OF TENNESSEE WILIAMS. NY:G.P.Putnams.
First edition,limited to 255 copies,Signed by Tennessee Williams and R.F.
Leavitt,
dust jacket,publisher's slipcase,4to,a fine copy. 1978  ¥ 28,000
2203 WILLIAMS, W.C.
IN THE MONEY: White Mule-Part II. New Derections. First edition,first issue,
dust jacket,dark blue cloth,lettered in silver on spine,382pp,8vo,slightly
chipped on jacket. 1940 [Wallace:A21a]  ¥ 15,000
2204 WILLIAMS, W.C.
THE BUILD-UP. NY:Random House. First edition,dust jacket,orange boards,
black cloth spine,lettered in blue,335pp,8vo,a clean copy. 1952
[Wallace:A37a] ¥ 10,000
2205 WILLIAMS, W.C.
JOURNEY TO LOVE. NY:Random House. First edition,dust jacket,87pp,
large 8vo,a good copy. 1955 [Wallace:A40]  ¥ 8,000
2207 WILLNER, Sis
THE MORNING AFTER. Chicago:Black Archer Press. First edition,
dust jacket,red boards,lettered in black,large 8vo,a clean copy. 1933  ¥ 9,000
2208 WILSON, Angus
HEMLOCK AND AFTER. Secker & Warburg. Reprinted edition,pictorial dust
jacket,light brown boards,gilt lettered on spine,A presentation copy,Signed
and Inscribed by Angus Wilson
,1969,a good copy. 1966  ¥ 15,000
2209 WILSON, Angus
ANGLO-SAXON ATTITUDES. Secker & Warburg. First edition,pictorial dust
jacket,jacket design by Ronald Searle,brown cloth,gilt lettered on spine,top
edge red,Signed by Angus Wilson,1957,slightly spots on fore edge,otherwise
a clean copy. 1956  ¥ 15,000
2210 WILSON, Angus
THE MIDDLE AGE OF MRS.ELIOT. Secker & Warburg. First edition,pictorial
dust jacket,jacket design by Michael Ayrton,brown boards,gilt lettered on
spine,A presentation copy,Signed and Inscribed by Angus Wilson,1969,
a clean copy. 1958  ¥ 25,000
2211 WILSON, Angus
THE WILD GARDEN OR SPEAKING OF WRITING. California Press. First US.
edition,pictorial dust jacket,ribbed blue boards,lettered in silver,a clean copy,
A presentation copy,Signed and Inscribed by Angus Wilson,1969. 1963  ¥ 15,000
2212 WILSON, Angus
AS IF BY MAGIC. Secker & Warburg. First edition,first state,dust jacket,
jacket photo.by Tony Garrett,blue ribbed boards,gilt lettered on spine,
Signed by Angus Wilson,a clean copy. 1973  ¥ 12,000
2213 WILSON, Edmund
AXEL'S CASTLE: A Study in the Imaginative Literature 1870-1930. Charles
Scribners. First edition,first printing,dust jacket,dark blue cloth,white label on
spine,some lines on the Texte,otherwise a good copy. 1931  ¥ 75,000
2214 WILSON, Edmund
AXEL'S CASTLE: A Study in the Imaginative Literature 1870-1930.
Charles Scribners. Later edition,dust jacket,black cloth,white label on spine,
a clean copy. 1936  ¥ 9,000
2215 WILSON, Edmund
NOTE BOOKS OF NIGHT. SF:Colt Press. First edition,first trade issue
($2.50net),dust jacket,gray cloth,pictorial paper labels on spine and front
cover,large 8vo,a clean copy. 1942  ¥ 48,000
2216 WILSON, Edmund
NOTE BOOKS OF NIGHT. Secker & Warburg. First UK.edition,dust jacket,
black cloth,lettered in blue,large 8vo,a clean copy. 1945  ¥ 9,500
2217 WOLFE, Humbert
OTHERS ABIDE. Ernest Benn. First edition,limited to 400 numbered copies,
dust jacket,cream boards,orange paper label on cloth spine top edge gilt,
other edges untrimmed,Signed by Humbert Wolfe,large 8vo,slightly chipped
on dust jacket,otherwise a clean copy. 1927  ¥ 25,000

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2218 WOLFE, Thomas
THE CRISIS IN INDUSTRY. Loom Press. Reprinted of Chapel Hill 1919,
limited to 300 copies,p/b.,14pp.
PROLEGOMENA TO THOMAS WOLFE'S A CRISIS IN INDUSTRY. by
R.Walser. Zeppelin Press. 2 vols.set. Limited to 55 copies,
Signed by R.Walser
, good set. 1978 [Johnston A1.1.b]  ¥ 15,000
2219 WOLFE, Thomas
LOOK HOMEWARD ANGEL: A Story of the Buried Life. Charles Scribners.
First edition,first issue,pictorial dust jacket,photo.by Doris Ulmann,first
state dust jacket with Wolfe's portrait on the rear panel,original retail price
of $2.50 on the inside flap,626pp,8vo,dark blue cloth,gilt lettered on spine
and front cover,a good copy. With calf label on folding-case. The author's
first book,and generally considered his major achievement,a breathtaking
autobiographical novel. 1929 [Johnston A.2.1.a]  ¥ 750,000

                    
2220 WOLFE, Thomas
LOOK HOMEWARD ANGEL. A Story of the Buried Life. Illustrated by D.W.
Gorsline. Scribners. First illustrated edition,pictorial dust jacket,pictorial
cloth,lettered in black and gold,vii+662pp,large 8vo,clean copy. 1947  ¥ 35,000
2221 WOLFE, Thomas
OF TIME AND THE RIVER. William Heineman. First U.K.edition,first printing,
dust jacket,black cloth,stamped in gold and green,chipped on the d/j. 1935
[Johnston A.3.2.a]  ¥ 18,000
2222 WOLFE, Thomas
FROM DEATH TO MORNING. NY:Charles Scribner's Sons. First edition,
first issue, dust jacket,with the Scribner "A" and seal on the copyright
page,dark brown cloth,gilt stamped on cover and spine,with the original
retail price of $2.50 on the inside flap,304pp,8vo,a clean copy. 1935
[Johnston A.4.1.a.1]  ¥ 120,000
2223 WOLFE, Thomas
FROM DEATH TO MORNING. NY:Charles Scribner's Sons. First edition,first
issue,dust jacket,with the Scribner "A" and seal on the copyright page,dark
brown cloth,gilt stamped on cover and spine,with the original retail price of
$2.50 on the inside flap,304pp,8vo,owner's inscribed on the front free end
paper,slightly chipped on the jacket spine,otherwise a clean. 1935  ¥ 75,000
2224 WOLFE, Thomas
THE STORY OF A NOVEL. NY:Charles Scribners. First edition,first printing,
dust jacket,with the Scribner "A" and seal on the copyright page,wine red
cloth,stamped in black and gold,clean copy. 1936 [Johnston A5.1.a.1]  ¥ 25,000
2225 WOLFE, Thomas
THE STORY OF A NOVEL. Heinemann. First U.K.edition,dust jacket,black
cloth,gilt lettered on spine,a clean copy. 1936 [Johnston A5.1.a.2]  ¥ 12,000
2226 WOLFE, Thomas
A NOTE ON EXPERTS: Dexter Vespasian Joyner. House of Books. First
edition,limited to 300 numbered copies,brown cloth,gilt lettered on spine
and front cover,a good copy. 1939 [Johnston A6]  ¥ 25,000
2227 WOLFE, Thomas
THE HILLS BEYOND. With a Note by E.C.Aswell. Harper & Brothers. First
edition,first issue,Harper code "H-Q" on the copylight page,pictorial dust
jacket,dark blue cloth,stamped in gold and green on front cover and spine,
vi+386pp,slightly chiped on dust jacket,otherwise a clean copy. 1941
[Johnston A9.1.a]  ¥ 35,000
2228 WOLFE, Thomas
GENTLEMAN OF THE PRESS: A Play. Black Archer Press. First edition,
limited to 350 copies,green cloth,paper label on covers,8vo,a clean copy.
1942 [Johnston A10]  ¥ 18,000
2229 WOLFE, Thomas
THE LETTERS OF THOMAS WOLFE TO HIS MOTHERS. North Carolina
Press. Ed.by C.H.Holman and S.F.Ross. First edition,only printing,pictorial
dust jacket,light grayish blue cloth,lettered in gilt on spine,xxxi+320pp,
large 8vo,a good copy. 1968 [Johnston A 12]  ¥ 12,000
2230 WOLFE, Thomas
MANNERHOUSE: A Play in a Prologue and Three Acts. NY:Harper. First
edition,first printing,Harper code "K-X" on the copylight page,dust jacket,
dark blue cloth,gilt lettered on spine,183pp,slightly stain on the dust jacket,
otherwise a clean copy. 1948 [Johnston A 13.1.a]  ¥ 15,000
2231 WOLFE, Thomas
MANNERHOUSE: A Play in a Prologue and Three Acts. NY:Harper. First
edition,limited to 500 numbered copies,black cloth,paper label on spine,
183pp,large 8vo,a fine copy. 1948 [Johnston A 13.1.b]  ¥ 25,000
2232 WOLFE, Thomas
..."THE YEARS OF WANDERING IN MANY LANDS AND CITIES" NY:Charles
S.Boesen. First edition,limited to 600 copies,pictorial boards,publishar's
slipcase,4to,a good copy. 1949 [Johnston A15]  ¥ 25,000
2233 WOLFE, Thomas
THE NOTEBOOKS OF THOMAS WOLFE. North Carolina Press. 2 vols.set.
Ed.by R.S.Kennedy & P.Reeves. xxxviii+viii+1024pp,large 8vo,publisher's
slipcase,a good copy. 1970 [Johnston A21]  ¥ 25,000
2234 WOLFE, Thomas
THE FACE OF A NATION: Poetical Passages from the Writings of Thomas
Wolfe. NY:Litarary Guild. First reprinted edition,black cloth,stamped in green
and gold,gilt lettered on spine,top edge stained green, 322pp,large 8vo,
a good copy. 1939 [Johnston AA1.1.b]  ¥ 15,000

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A STONE, A LIFE, A DOOR: Poems. Selected by J.S.Barnes. NY:Scribners.
First edition,first printing,Code "A" on the copylight page,green cloth,
ix+166pp,8vo,a clean copy. 1945 [Johnston AA3]  ¥ 12,000
2236 WOLFE, Thomas
CAROLINA FOLK-PLAYS. Second Series. NY:Henry Holt. Ed.by F.H.Koch.
First edition,tan cloth,stamped in green on spine and front cover,small 8vo,
a clean copy. 1924 [Johnston B1]  ¥ 75,000
"The Return of Buck Gavin,the Tragedy of a Mountain Outlaw"
2237 WOOLF, Virginia
MRS DALLOWAY. Intro.by V.Woolf. Modern Library. First Modern Library
edition,dust jacket,blue cloth,lettered in gilt,12mo. 1928
[Kirkpatrick A9c]  ¥ 12,000
2238 WOOLF, Virginia
THE COMMON READER: Second Series. Hogarth Press. First edition,
original green cloth,gilt lettered on spine,270pp. 1932 [Kirkpatrick A18a]  ¥ 8,500
2239 WORDSWORTH, William
THE WHITE DOE OF POROSE; Or the Fate of the Nortons. A Poem.
London:Printed for Longman,Hurst,Rees,Orme,Brown by James Ballantyne.
With a Frontisepiece(dated May,1815); Printed by Sir George Beaumont,
Engraved by J.C.Bromley and 16 pages(8vo.) Advertisement(dated March
1815). First edition,quater brown calf,gilt lettered on morocco label on the spine,marbled boards,xi(i)+162pp+(ii)+advertisements(16pp),4to(286x224mm),
all edges untrimmed,a good copy. 1815 [Wise 12] ¥ 350,000

      
2240 WORDSWORTH, William
THE PRELUDE, Or Growth of a Poet's Mind; An Autobiographical Poem.
London:Edward Moxson. First edition,original blind embossed cloth,gilt lettered
on spine,with publisher's 8 pages catalogue, dated November, 1849,x+374pp,
all edges untrimmed,a clean copy. 1850 ¥ 95,000
2241 WORDSWORTH, William
THE EARLIER POEMS. London:E.Moxon. Preface and notes by W.Johnston.
First edition,original cloth,xxxvi+435pp,12mo,slightly stain on the spine. 1857 ¥ 9,800
2242
a
WRIGHT, James
SAINT JUDAS. Wesleyan UP. First edition,first printing,original wrappers,
56pp,a clean copy. 1959 ¥ 15,000
2242
b
WRIGHT, James
TO A BLOSSOMING PEAR TREE. Farrer, Straus and Giroux. First edition,
first printing,pictorial dust jacket,a good copy. 1977 ¥ 8,000
2242
c
WRIGHT, James
ABOVE THE RIVER: The Complete Poems. Intro.by D.Hall. Wesleyan UP.
First edition,dust jacket,xxxvii+387pp,large 8vo,a clean copy. 1990  ¥ 7,000
2243 WRIGHT, Richard
NATIVE SON. Harper. First edition,first issue,dark blue cloth,clean. 1940  ¥ 9,000
2244 WRIGHT, Richard
NATIVE SON. NY:Harper. First edition,second issue. Second issue binding
(gray cloth,stamped in gold and black),Harper code "A-P" on title page
verso,pictorial dust jacket,gray cloth,lettered in black and gold,chipped on
the dust jacket,otherwise a clean copy. 1940  ¥ 25,000

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2245 WRIGHT, Richard
NATIVE SON. NY:Harper. First edition,later issue. Harper code "D-W" on
title page verso,green and yellow dust jacket,blue cloth,lettered in white
and red,a clean copy. 1940  ¥ 25,000
2246 WRIGHT, Richard
NATIVE SON: A Play in Ten Scenes. With by P.Green. A Mercury Production
by Orson Welles. NY:Harper. First edition,first issue,dust jacket,brown cloth,
lettered in gold. 1941  ¥ 25,000
2247 WRIGHT, Richard
THE OUTSIDER. Harper. First edition,Harper code "B-C" on title page verso,
pictorial dust jacket,patterned boards,black cloth spine,clean. 1953  ¥ 25,000
2248 WYCHERLEY, William
THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM WYCHERLEY. Ed.by M.Summers.
Nonesuch Press. 4 vols.set. First edition,limited to 900 numbered copies,
original brown cloth spines,paper labels on spines,all edges untrimmed,
xiv+269+323+299+281pp,4to,a clean set. 1924  ¥ 45,000
2249 WYLIE, Elinor
THE ORPHAN ANGEL. Alfred A.Knopf. First edition,limited to 190 numbered
copies, No.55,Signed by Elinor Wylie,green cloth spine,paper label on spine,
marbled boards,all edges untrimmed,vii+337pp,large 8vo,a clean copy. 1926  
¥ 38,000
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