Category: Bibliography


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Huckleberry Finn. A Descriptive Bibliography of The Huckleberry Finn Collection at the Buffalo Public Library

By: Adams, Lucille (compiler).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Buffalo, NY, Buffalo Public Library: 1950

Seller ID: 011729

Illustrated wraps. 39 pp. With a few small illustrations. Issued in honor of the retirement of the director of the Buffalo, NY Public Library, this bibliography documents manuscripts and books relating to Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain held by the Buffalo Public Library. Laid in is a four page (single sheet, folded) exhibition catalog of the Huckleberry Finn manuscript, with three photos. GOOD condition. Moderate to heavy browning along the extremities. Minor edgewear. I... View more info

Naval and Maritime History. An annotated bibliography. Third Edition Second Supplement, 1966-68

By: Albion, Robert Greenhalgh

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Mystic, CT, The Marine Historical Association, Publisher: 1968

Seller ID: 010413

Printed wraps. 60 pp. A supplement to the Albion bibliography of naval and maritime history, containing works printed between 1965 and 1968. VERY GOOD condition. Some browning to the covers, mostly along the spine. Minor soiling. View more info

Wilkie Collins. An Annotated Bibliography, 1889-1976.

By: Beetz, Kirk H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Metuchen, N.J, The Scarecrow Press: 1978

Seller ID: 003852

Original cloth. No jacket. A bibliography of Wilkie Collins. VERY GOOD with minor fading and a hint of warping to the covers. View more info

Vestiges of Mortality and Remembrance. A Bibliography on the Historical Archaeology of Cemeteries

By: Bell, Edward L

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Metuchen, NJ, The Scarecrow Press: 1994

Seller ID: 012271

Light blue cloth. No jacket. 419 pp. A comprehensive bibliography on the historical archaeology of mortuary sites from the 15th through the 20th centuries, and including references to comparative literature on the history of death, mourning, memorialization and buries. GOOD condition, ex-museum library. Sticker residue from removed spine label, pocket, pastedowns and interior stamping/markings present. Minor fading and edgewear. Top page edges foxed. View more info

H.D. A bibliography 1905-1990

By: Boughn, Michael.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, University Press of Virginia: 1993

Seller ID: 009069

Yellow cloth in unclipped jacket. 229 pp. A bibliography of work by H.D. (Hilda Doolittle), as well as work on her, with descriptions of editions, issues, etc. VERY GOOD condition. Light rubbing and fading to the jacket. Small tear at the upper front edge. Book faded. View more info

Instrumental Music Printed Before 1600. A Bibliography

By: Brown, Howard Mayer

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press: 1967

Seller ID: 004281

Stated second printing. Burgundy cloth in unclipped jacket. 559 pages including index. A bibliographical list and description of 400 books published during the 16th century, at the birth of instrumental music, with the inclusion of modern editions of complete volumes also listed. GOOD jacket on a VERY GOOD book. Heavy offsetting/fading along the jacket extremities and spine. Minor soiling and scuffing, with slightly heavier scuffing to the rear panel. Small chip and tear... View more info

A Bibliography of Illinois Imprints 1814-58

By: Byrd, Cecil K

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1966

Seller ID: 010262

Brownish cloth in price clipped jacket. Quarto. 601 pp. A descriptive bibliography of all items printed in Illinois between 1814 and 1858, providing insight into the importance of certain pieces, etc. GOOD jacket on a VERY GOOD book. Some dark scuffing and soiling to the jacket. Minor tearing and chipping along the extremities. Minor fading and edgewear to the book. Binding slightly shaken. View more info

A Bibliography of the First Editions in Book Form of the Writings of James Russell Lowell

By: Chamberlain, Jacob Chester; Livingston, Luther S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Privately Printed. De Vinne Press, Printer: 1914

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 006298

Gray paper covered boards in slipcase. #6 of an edition of 500 printed on Old Stratford paper. A bibliography of the first editions of the work of James Russell Lowell, including only first book appearances of his work. VERY GOOD+ condition. Minor uneven fading to the covers, with minor rubbing. Interior clean and solid. Uneven toning to the slipcase, with the spine somewhat browned. Light scuffing along the slipcase extremities. View more info

A Bibliography of Political Parties in the United States 1800-1914

By: Claflin, Alta Blanche (compiler)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Reprinted from the Bulletin of the New York Public Library: 1915

Seller ID: 012375

Printed wraps. 74 pp. A bibliography of works relating to political parties in the United States from 1800 to 1914, with sections on general and miscellaneous works, histories of political parties including in individual states, campaign histories and literature, etc. Some entries with annotated commentary. GOOD condition. Many pages unopened in the interior. Heavy darkening along the spine. Minor soiling and wrinkling. View more info

A Paul Robeson Research Guide. A Selected Annotated Bibliography

By: Davis, Lenwood G. (compiler).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Westport, CT, Greenwood Press: 1982

Seller ID: 012418

Green cloth. No jacket. 879 pp. A comprehensive bibliography on the work of Paul Robeson, including books, addresses, articles, advertisements, remarks, letters and telegrams, greetings, interviews, etc. VERY GOOD condition. Minor fading and soiling to the covers. View more info

Winslow Homer: An Annotated Bibliography of Periodical Literature.

By: Davis, Melinda Dempster

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Metuchen, NJ, The Scarecrow Press: 1975

Seller ID: 012566

130 pp. A bibliography of exhibition notices, reviews, critical evaluations (books about Winslow Homer), and individual works of Homer appearing in periodicals (individual works appear mostly from the early to mid/late 20th century and not 19th century periodical appearances). All pertaining to Winslow Homer. VERY GOOD condition. Light fading and edgewear. View more info

Baseball in the Movies. A Comprehensive Reference, 1915-1991

By: Erickson, Hal.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Jefferson, NC, McFarland and Company: 1992

Seller ID: 012391

Red cloth. No jacket. 402 pp. A few black and white photos throughout. A detailed history of the depiction of baseball in film, providing a synopsis of each movie, as well details on producers, directors and cast. VERY GOOD condition. Minor fading and edgewear. View more info

Index of the Literature of American Local History in Collections Published in 1890-95 (With some others).

By: Griffin, Appleton Prentiss Clark

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Heinztmann, Carl H., Printer: 1896

Seller ID: 005488

Half leather with marbled boards. vii, 151 pp. Arranged alphabetically by town, this index offers a source list of magazines, journals and other collections of essays which related to the town in question. Each town contains subject headings beneath it, mentioning what was written about in relation to the town. GOOD condition, ex-library. Spine label and pastedown present, with small circular stamps sporadically throughout the book. Minor fading to the book. Heavy scuffi... View more info

A Bibliography of the Works of Mark Twain, Samuel Langhorne Clemens. A list of First Editions in Book Form and of First Printings in Periodicals and Occasional Publications of his Varied Literary Activities. Revised and Enlarged.

By: Johnson, Merle

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers: 1935

Seller ID: 009449

Stated first edition, presumably a first in this revised form. Brick red cloth. No jacket. xiii, 3-274 pp. A detailed bibliography of the first editions/appearances of the works of Mark Twain, discussing points of issue, variations, etc. VERY GOOD condition. Minor general fading. Light edgewear. Minor toning to the paper. View more info

Arts in America. A Bibliography. Four volumes, Complete

By: Karpel, Bernard (editor)

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Smithsonian Institution Press: 1979

Seller ID: 004203

Four volumes. Original blue cloth. No jackets. An extensive work containing a bibliography of books related to the arts in America, including primary works by artists, art exhibition catalogs, works on artists, etc. Volume one contains: Art of the Native Americans, Architecture, Decorative Arts, Design, Sculpture, and art of the west. Volume two contains: paintings and graphic arts. Volume three contains: photography, film, theater, dance, music, serials and periodicals,... View more info

Slavic and Russian Books and Libraries: Occasional Essays and Notes

By: Kasinec, Edward and Robert H. Davis, Jr.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Ross Publishing: 2007

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 001941

219 pages. A study of libraries and book collections in Russia, with special focus on Russian Orthodox Church journals, Russian occult journalism of the early 20th century, a Soviet research library remembered, a history of Slavic and East European collections in the United States, the illustrated book, etc. VERY GOOD condition. Minor soiling and fading. Light dustiness along the top edge. View more info

Gary Snyder A Bibliography

By: McNeil, Katherine, Compiler

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Phoenix Book Shop: 1983

Seller ID: 003771

First paperback edition. 247 pp. A bibliography of Gary Snyder, including his books, broadsides, ephemera, etc. VERY GOOD condition with a small circular dark mark on the front cover, perhaps from the removal of a sticker. Minor fading, scuffing and edgewear. Interior clean and solid. View more info

Virgil Thomson. A Bio-Bibliography

By: Meckna, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Greenwood Press: 1986

Seller ID: 008253

Orange cloth. No jacket. 203 pp. A short biography and extensive bibliography of the works of the 20th century American composer, Virgil Thomson. This includes a complete list of works and performances, a discography of commercially produced sound recordings, and an annotated bibliography of works by and about Virgil Thomson. Virgil Thomson was an American composer known for his modernist works as well as his development of an 'American Sound,' (Wikipedia). VERY GOOD con... View more info

The Image Makers. A bibliography of American Presidential Campaign Biographies

By: Miles, William

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Metuchen, NJ, Scarecrow Press: 1979

Seller ID: 011649

Brown cloth. No jacket. 254 pp. Spanning the years 1824 to 1976, this work provides a bibliography of works written on the various candidates for President of the United States in a given year, arranged by candidate name within each year. VERY GOOD+ condition. Minor fading and edgewear. View more info

The Belgian Book. An Exhibition of Belgian Printing from the Fifteenth Century to the Present Day. September 16-November 17, 1946.

By: No Author Given

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Published by the Belgian Government Information Center: 1946

Seller ID: 000433

The Belgian Book. An Exhibition of Belgian Printing from the Fifteenth Century to the Present Day. September 16-November 17, 1946. Published by the Belgian Government Information Center. This is a 32 page exhibition catalogue for the exhibit at the New York Public Library during the aforementioned dates. In wraps. This book provides a brief synopsis of the history of Belgian printing and includes many reproductions of work included in the exhibit. Also given is a list of... View more info