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161 BOWERS, Fredson, (ed.) BEAURLINE, L.A., associate ed. Studies in Bibliography : Papers of the Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia. Volume Nineteen
Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, University of Virginia Press, Charlottesville, 1966, 
BOWERS, Fredson, ed. Studies in Bibliography : Papers of the Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia. Volume Nineteen. Edited by FredsonBowers. L.A. Beaurline, associate editor. Charlottesville: published for T he Bibliographical Society of the Unviersity of Virginia, University Press of Virginia, 1966. Pp. (6),[1]-282. 8vo, brown cloth with printed paper title label to front board and spine. Contents: Franklin B. Williams, Jr.'s "Commendatory Verses: The Rise of the Art of Puffing"; William E. Miller's "Printers and Stationers in the Parish of St. Giles Cripplegate 1561-1640"; Fredson Bowers's "Today's Shakespeare Texts, and Tomorrow's"; Edward M. White's "Thackeray's Contributions to Fraser's Magazine"; Rollo G. Silver's "The Costs of Mathew Carey's Printing Equipment"; G. Thomas Tanselle's "Press Figures in America: Some Preliminary Observations"; S.P. Rosenbaum's "The Spoils of Poynton: Revisions and Editions"; Paul R. Baumgartner's "The Date of Cocke Lorelles Bote"; Charles A. Huttar's "Wyatt and the Several Editions of The Court of Venus"; Sidney Thomas's "The Printing of Greenes Groatsworth of Witte and Kind-Harts Dreame"; Robert K. Turner, Jr.'s "Reappearing Types as Bibliographical Evidence"; Norman E. Carlson's "Wither and the Stationers"; C.M. Armitage's "Identification of New York Public Library Manuscript 'Suckling Collection' and of Huntington Manuscript 198"; Shirley Strum Kenny's "Two Scenes by Addison in Steele's Tender Husband"; R.S. Woof's "A Coleridge-Wordsworth Manuscript and 'Sarah Hutchinson's Poets'"; G.E. Bentley, Jr.'s "The Date of Blake's Pickering Manuscript or The Way of the Poet With Paper"; William B. Todd's "Arithmetic Colophons in Nineteenth-Century Books"; R.H.W. Dillard's "The Writer's Best Solace: Textual Revisions in Ellen Glasgow's The Past"; and Derek A. Clarke and Howell J. Heaney's "A Selective Check List of Bibliographical Scholarship for 1964". Very good. Ex-libris contributor S.P. Rosenbaum (with name inked to ffep). 25.00

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162 BOWERS, Fredson, (ed.). BEAURLINE, L.A., associate ed. Studies in Bibliography : Papers of the Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia. Volume Eighteen.
Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, University of Virginia Press, Charlottesville, 1965, 
BOWERS, Fredson, ed. Studies in Bibliography : Papers of the Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia. Volume Eighteen. Edited by FredsonBowers. L.A. Beaurline, associate editor. Charlottesville: published for T he Bibliographical Society of the Unviersity of Virginia, University Press of Virginia, 1966. Pp. (8),(3)-312,(2). 8vo, blue cloth with printed paper title label to front board and spine. Contents: G. Thomas Tanselle's "The Historiography of American Literary Publishing"; George B. Pace's "The Chaucerian Proverbs"; Frank B. Evans's "The Printing of Spenser's Faerie Queene in 1596"; R.C. Bald's "Dr. Donne and the Booksellers"; William B. Todd's "ABibliographical Account of The Gentleman's Magazine, 1831-1854"; W.D. Pade n's "Tennyson's 'The Lover's Tale', R.H. Shepherd, and T.J. Wise"; AntonineHruby's "A Quantitative Solution to the Ambiguity of Three Texts"; William R. Manierre II's "A Description of 'Paterna': The Unpublished Autobiograph y of Cotton Mather"; S.P. Rosenbaum's "Emily Dickinson and the Machine"; William L. Howarth's "'The Red Badge of Courage' Manuscript: New Evidence fora Critical Edition"; Curt F. Buhler's "The First Edition of Ficino's 'De C hristiana Religione': A Problem of Bibliographical Description"; George Walton Williams's "The Printer and the Date of 'Romeo and Juliet' Q4"; Robert K. Turner's "The Printing of 'A King and No King'"; John T. Shawcross's "The Date of the Separate Edition of Milton's 'Epitaphium Damonis'"; T.J. King's "Shirley's 'Coronation' and 'Love Will Find Out the Way': Erroneous Title-Pages"; Dean H. Keller's "A Checklist of the Writings of Albion W. Tourgee (1838-1905)"; William White's "Whitman's 'Leaves of Grass': Notes on the Pocketbook (1889) Edition"; David V. Erdman's "Blake's 'Jerusalem': Plate 3Fully Restored"; Christopher Ricks's "A Note on Tennyson's 'Ode on the Dea th of the Duke of Wellington'"; and Derek A. Clarke and Howell J. Haney's "A Selective Checklist of Bibliographical Scholarship for 1963". Very good. Ex-libris contributor S.P. Rosenbaum (with name inked to ffep). 25.00

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Let It Come Down. 1st US in dj , BOWLES, Paul
163 BOWLES, Paul Let It Come Down. 1st US in dj
Random, 1952, 
BOWLES, Paul. Let It Come Down. N.Y.: Random House, (1952). First US Printing. Pp 311. 8vo, grey quarter cloth, vertically ribbed black boards, top edge yellow. Wear to bottom corners, else very good in worn, price-clipped dj. 100.00

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Time of Friendship. 1st US in dj , BOWLES, Paul
164 BOWLES, Paul Time of Friendship. 1st US in dj
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1967, 
BOWLES, Paul. The Time of Friendship : A Volume of Short Stories. N.Y.: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1967). First Printing. Pp 215. 8vo, red decorated white cloth. Light mark across front board, else vg in slightly worn, price-clipped dj with a few short tears. 50.00

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Up Above the World. 1st US in dj. , BOWLES, Paul
165 BOWLES, Paul Up Above the World. 1st US in dj.
Simon and Schuster, 1966, 
BOWLES, Paul. Up Above the World. N.Y. : Simon and Schuster, (1966). First Printing. Pp 223. 8vo, grey cloth. Minor fading to top and bottom edges of cloth, else vg in nicked dj. 120.00

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166 BOYLE, T. Coraghessan Without a Hero and other stories. signed in dj.
Viking, New York, 1994, ISBN:0670849634 
BOYLE, T. Coraghessan. Without a Hero and other stories . New York: Viking,(1994). First Printing. Pp. (16),[1]-238,(2). 8vo, black cloth spine with orange paper covered boards, metallic lettering to spine. A collection of short stories by the American author. Vg in dj. Signed by Boyle on the titlepage. 30.00

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Without a Hero.  Advance Uncorrected Proof. , BOYLE, T. Coraghessan
167 BOYLE, T. Coraghessan Without a Hero. Advance Uncorrected Proof.
Viking, 1993, 
BOYLE, T. Coraghessan. Without a Hero and other stories. Advance Uncorrected Proof. N.pl.: Viking, (1993). Pp 234. 8vo, illustrated cardcovers. Vg. 50.00

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168 BRACE, Gerald Warner Winter Solstice : A Novel. First Edition in dustjacket
W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., New York, 1960, 
BRACE, Gerald Warner. Winter Solstice : A Novel. New York : W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., (91960). First Edition. Pp (6),7-284,(4). 8vo, blue cloth spine, light blue paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. "Life seemedcold and dark and hopeless to Mary Kyle Eustace as she dressed in the blac k dawn of the shortest day of the year. She was twenty-nine, unmarried, andoverwhelmed by the futility of her life and her family's. Neither Proust n or the correct Harold Chivers could dispel her gloomy realization on that freezing Decemoer morning that life for all of them was just something to beendured. They were prisoners existing on lost hopes and dreams - her mothe r in the kitchen reading Trollope and her father in the study with his bottle of Old Swanee. They had all been taught to think and recognize their misery. They lamented their lives but were unable to act to improve them. Yet it was the beginning of another year, and the days would soon grow longer and lighter. Changes would occur in their lives - Buzz's accident; her sisters marriage; and her mothers death, which would somehow bring freedom to her father. For Mary Kyle it was to be an especially important year. She would love John Rossiter and find fulfillment even through unhappiness. One of the themes of Winter Solstice is the trouble many good people have in finding a sustaining purpose in their lives. The novel is not, however, didactic; its virtue is in its characters and their lives and actions. The theme and the form and the subject matter are unified into an effective dramatic whole." (from the dj). Edges lightly sunned, corners bumped, else very good in nicked and rubbed, clipped (but not price-clipped) dustjacket. 18.00

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169 BRADBURY, Ray Anthem Sprinters and other antics. 1st ed pbk
Dial Press, 1963, 
BRADBURY, Ray. The Anthem Sprinters and other antics. N.Y.: The Dial Press, 1963. Apollo Editions. Pp. 159. 8vo, white ill. card covers Card cover precedes the hard back by 4-6 weeks. Some light surface wear, a few faint creases to front cover, corners slightly bumped, else vg. 30.00

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170 BRADBURY, Ray Death is a Lonely Business. 1st trade ed in dj
Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1985, 
BRADBURY, Ray. Death is a Lonely Business. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1985.First Trade Edition. Pp. 277. 8vo, brown paper covered boards, black cloth spine. "Ray Bradbury's new novel, his first for 23 years, is a work of sup erb power, wit and magic: a fitting masterpiece from the master of the storytelling art. In the great tradition of Chandler and Hammett the book is a carnival of extraordinary characters - a classic mystery, a love story, anda nostalgic evocation of a time and place. The time is 1949. In Venice, Ca lifornia, they are tearing down the amusement pier. Already the roller coaster has fallen to its knees under the wrecking ball and lies scattered on the ground like dinosaur bones. And the theatre that enchanted with Chaney and Fairbanks has only one word on its marquee: goodbye. Death is everywhere. With a cast of grotesques both lovable and unlovable - from the fat diva Fannie (so fat that she can't sleep lying down) to the sexy ageing film star, from the barber with his dreams of Scott Joplin to the blind man who sees more that he lets on - Death Is a Lonely Business is a joy of a novel". Vg-fine in vg unclipped dj. 25.00

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171 BRADBURY, Ray From the Dust Returned. First American Edition in dustjacket.
William Morrow, New York, 2001, ISBN:0380973820 
BRADBURY, Ray. From the Dust Returned . A novel. New York: William Morrow, (2001). First US Printing. Pp. (2),[i]-xi,(1),[1]-204,(6). 8vo, purple cloth spine with pink paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. Jacket design by Chas. Addams. Vg in dj. 20.00

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172 BRADBURY, Ray One More for the Road. First American Edition in dustjacket
Harper Collins, New York, 2002, 
BRADBURY, Ray. One More for the Road. (New York) : Harper Collins, (2002). First US Edition. Pp. 289. 8vo, teal greenl paper covered boards, black cloth spine . Vg-fine in dustjacket. 40.00

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173 BRADBURY, Ray When Elephants Last in the Dooryard Bloomed : Celebrations for Almost Any Day in the Year. 1st UK in dj
Hart-Davis, MacGibbon, London, 1975, 
BRADBURY, Ray. When Elephants Last in the Dooryard Bloomed : Celebrations for Almost Any Day in the Year. London: Hart-Davis, MacGibbon, (1975). FirstUK Edition. Pp. (12),3-143. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. T he author's first book of poetry. Very good in vg-fine unclipped dustjacket. 40.00

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Wonderful Ice Cream Suit and other plays for today, tomorrow and beyond tomorrow.  First British Edition in dustjacket., BRADBURY, Ray
174 BRADBURY, Ray Wonderful Ice Cream Suit and other plays for today, tomorrow and beyond tomorrow. First British Edition in dustjacket.
Hart-Davis, MacGibbon, London, 1973, 
BRADBURY, Ray. The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit and other plays for today, tomorrow and beyond tomorrow. London : Hart-Davis, MacGibbon: (1973). First UK Edition. Pp 161. 8vo, yellow cloth. Very good in price-clipped dustjacket. (with small sticker residue to front). 75.00

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175 BRADBURY, Ray). BLOOM, Harold, ed. Mondern Critical Views series). Ray Bradbury. Modern Critical Views. First Edition in dustjacket.
Chelsea House Publishing, Philadelphia, 2000, ISBN:0791059146 
(BRADBURY, Ray). BLOOM, Harold, ed. Ray Bradbury. Modern Critical Views. Edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom. Philadelphia: Chelsea House Publishers, (2000). First printing. Pp. (6),vii,(1),1-159,(1). 8vo, black cloth spine with beige boards, gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Modern Critical Views series. Contents: 1. Damon Knight's "When I Was in Kneepants: Ray Bradbury"; 2. Wayne L. Johnson's "The Invasion Stories of Ray Bradbury"; 3. Ray Bradbury's "Dusk in the Robot Museums: The Rebirth of Imagination"; 4. Wayne L. Johnson's "'The Martian Chronicles' and Other Mars Stories"; 5. William F. Touponce's "The Existential Fabulous: A Reading of Ray Bradbury's 'The Golden Apples of the Sun'"; 6. Hazel Pierce's "Ray Bradbury and the Gothic Tradition"; 7. Lahna Diskin's "Bradbury on Children"; 8. Gary K. Wolfe's "The Frontier Myth in Ray Bradbury"; 9. Kevin Hoskinson's "RayBradbury's Cold War Novels". With bibliography and index. Very good in dus tjacket. 25.00

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176 BRADBURY, Ray). INDICK, Ben P. Essays on Fantastic Literature, 3). Ray Bradbury : Dramatist. First thus.
Borgo Press, San Bernardino, CA, 1989, ISBN:0893705403 
(BRADBURY, Ray). INDICK, Ben P. Ray Bradbury : Dramatist. San Bernardino, CA: R. Reginald, The Borgo Press, (1989). First thus printing. Pp. (3),4-48.8vo, grey cloth with black lettering to spine. Number three in the Essays on Fantastic Literature series. "World renowned as a superb fantasy stylist, a master of the short story, novelist, poet, stylist, city planner, the protean Ray Bradbury reveals himself, by first love, and indeed final love, as playwright and dramatist. In his introduction to 'The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit and Other Plays', he writes: 'I began with the theatre and I shall probably end up with it... My love is constant'." - from the introduction. Contents: 1. Radio Plays; 2. Teleplays; 3. Screenplays; 4. Stage Plays; 5. The Future of the Theatre. With bibliography and index. Small stamp to bottom of final page, else very good. 25.00

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177 BRADBURY, Ray). OLANDER, Joseph D., ed. GREENBERG, Martin Harry, ed. Writers of the 21st Century Series. Ray Bradbury. Writers of the 21st Century Series. First Edition in dustjacket.
Paul Harris Publishing, Edinburgh, 1980, ISBN:0904505669 
(BRADBURY, Ray). OLANDER, Joseph D. and Martin Harry GREENBERG, eds. Ray Bradbury. Writers of the 21st Century Series. Edited by Joseph D. Olander andMartin Harry Greenberg. Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, (1980). First P rinting. Pp. (6),7-248,(8). 8vo, black cloth spine with blue paper covered boards, silver lettering to spine. A volume in the Writers of the 21st Century series. "The beautifully crafter, emotion-laden stories of Ray Bradburyhave touched the hearts and minds of millions of people all over the world . 'The Martian Chronicles' are among hte most widely read and admired science fiction stories of all time. His classic novel 'Fahrenheit 451', which Donald Watt in this book calls 'the only major symbolic dystopia of our time,' is a brilliant treatment of totalitarianism and those who struggle against it. Despite -- or perhaps because of -- the surface simplicity of his major works, Ray Bradbury has seldom been studies. This book attempts to place Bradbury in perspective both as a writer and in terms of his place in thehistory of science fiction. The latter point is an important one because B radbury is not considered a 'science fiction writer' by many of his contemporaries and critics. More often than not, he has been misunderstood, especially in regard to his attitudes toward science and progress. He has been castigated as a 'social reactionary', a middle American still living in a world that has long since passed." - from the dustjacket. Contents: 1. two views by Willis E. McNelly and A. James Stupple; 2. Gary K. Wolfe's "The Frontier Myth in Ray Bradbury"; 3. Edward J. Gallagher's "The Thematic Structureof 'The Martian Chronicles'"; 4. Marvin E. Mengeling's "The Machineries of Joy and Despair: Bradbury's Attitudes toward Science and Technology"; 5. E ric S. Rabkin's "To Fairyland by Rocket: Bradbury's 'The Martian Chronicles'"; 6. Lahna Diskin's "Bradbury on Children"; 7. Steven Dimeo's "Man and Apollo: Religion in Bradbury's Science Fantasies"; 8. Hazel Pierce's "Ray Bradbury and the Gothic Tradition"; 9. Sarah-Warner J. Pell's "Style Is the Man: Imagery in Bradbury's Fiction"; 10. Donald Watt's "Burning Bright: 'Fahrenheit 451' as Symbolic Dystopia". With a bibliography compiled by MarshallB. Tymn. Very good in lightly nicked and scratched, unclipped dustjacket. 28.00

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178 BRADBURY, Ray). REID, Robin Anne. Critical Companions to Popular Contemporary Writers). Ray Bradbury : A Critical Companion.
Greenwood Press, Westport, CT, 2000, ISBN:0313309019 
(BRADBURY, Ray). REID, Robin Anne. Ray Bradbury : A Critical Companion. [Series foreword by Kathleen Gregory Klein]. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, (2000). First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xi,(3),[1]-133,(5). 8vo, printed yellowand black glossy paper covered boards, black and white lettering to front board, black lettering to spine. A volume in the Critical Companions to Popular Contemporary Writers series. "Reviewers and critics have not always agreed on how well the science fiction label fits Ray Bradbury, but the immense popularity of works like 'The Martian Chronicles' and 'The Illustrated Man' leaves no doubt as to the enduring status of this important writer. This Critical Companion examines, in a Literary Heritage chapter, the situation of Bradbury's works within the science fiction genre and explores thematic concerns that set works like 'Fahrenheit 451' and 'Dandelion Wine' apart from conventional popular SF writings. This introduction to Bradbury, written especially for students, traces Bradury's [sic] interesting life, examining his early literary efforts, his forays into HOllywood, and his recent writing projects." -from the rear cover. Very good. 40.00

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179 BRADBURY, Ray). TOUPONCE, William F. UMI Research Press Studies in Speculative Fiction, 2). Ray Bradbury and the Poetics of Reverie : Fantasy, Science Fiction, and theReader.
UMI Research Press, Ann Arbor, MI, 1984, ISBN:0835715698 
(BRADBURY, Ray). TOUPONCE, William F. Ray Bradbury and the Poetics of Reverie : Fantasy, Science Fiction, and the Reader. Ann Arbor, MI: UMI Research Press, (1984). Pp. (10),[xi]-xxiii,(1),[1]-131,(5). 8vo, decorated beige cloth with black lettering to front board and spine. UMI Research Pres Studies in Speculative Fiction, number 2. Robert Scholes, Series Editor. "This study attempts to provide a phenomenological account of the reader's responseto fantasy and science-fiction literature written by the American fantasis t, Ray Bradbury (b. 1920). Why phenomenological? And why Bradbury? For a number of interrelated reasons. First of all, because when we respond to the aesthetic experience of fantasy or science fiction, we are reacting to a concrete vibrant world which we have in fact helped to create. [...Secondly...] since fantasy and science fiction are narrative arts, the tendency amongtheorists has been, understandibly to be primarily concerned with the vari ous forms that plots may take in these genres. But as far as the reading process itself is concerned, narrative and th resources of form only satisfy one particular cluster of related desires. [...] A third reason for a phenomenological approach is one that ofr the moment can only be presented negatively: reverie is both core and method in the fantasy of Ray Bradbury, but it has not been studied." - from the introduction, pp. [xi]-xiii. Contents:1. Wolfgang Iser and the Cognitive Reader; 2. Gaston Bachelard and the Sub liminative Reader; 3. Reverie and the Marvelous; 4. Reverie and the Gothic;5. Reverie and Science Fiction; 6. Reverie and the Utopian Novel. Small cl ip to upper corner of flyleaf, else very good. No dustjacket, as issued. 50.00

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180 BRADBURY, Ray). WEIST, Jerry. ALBRIGHT, Donn, foreword. Bradbury : An Illustrated Life : A Journey to Far Metaphor. First Edition in dustjacket.
William Morrow, New York, 2002, ISBN:0060011823 
(BRADBURY, Ray). WEIST, Jerry. Bradbury : An Illustrated Life : A Journey to Far Metaphor. Foreword by Donn Albright. Introduction by Ray Bradbury. (New York): William Morrow, (2002). First Printing. Pp. (8),[ix]-xxvi,[1]-195,(3). Illustrated in colour. Double column. Large square 8vo, blue cloth with pressed signature to front board, gilt lettering to spine. "'Bradbury: An Illustrated Life' features magazine illustrations, movie stills and posters, comic book art, letters, scripts, book jackets, and paintings -- all expertly selected and insightfully explained -- that trace and incomparable artist's journey through the twentieth century and into the twenty-first. Here also are rare and illuminating gems from some of his renowned compatriots and collaborators, including excerpts from thje journal of legendary director Francois Truffaut, written during the making of the motion picture version of Bradbury's classic 'Fahrenheit 451'." - from the dustjacket. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 30.00

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