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1924. 2 pages (75 lines), folded in quarters. Jeakes House, Rye, Sussex, Dec. 3, 1924 Aiken replies at length to a Mr. Emery, who has asked him to defend himself against the charge of introducing immoral or smutty episodes to his poems, specifically "Punch". "...The request staggers me! It's very much as if you reproached me for not believing in the devil......If it offends you then it must be that parts of life itself offend you......I suggest that the person.....
George Braziller, 1967. Drawings by Leonard Baskin. Tall thin 8vo, blue boards, printed slipcase (top edge of case is worn). N.Y.: George Braziller, (1967). First Printing. Fine in very good case. Limited edition. Number 22 of 100 copies signed by Baskin. Also signed by Aiken on the half title page.
London: R.H. Evans, 1810. Title page vignette. xxviii, 352pp. Short 8vo, handsomely bound in 19th century tan polished calf (a bit rubbed); marbled page edges. London: Printed for R.H. Evans, 1810. A New Edition with Additions and Corrections, and a Supplement by R. H. Evans. A work first published in 1772, by the Scottish physician and author, the brother of Anna Letitia Barbauld. "Aikin is better known as a man of letters than as a physician. His elegant scholarship gave.....
New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1961. Translated by Elizabeth and Serge Sobolevitch. Illustrated throughout in black and white. 322 pages. 8vo, green cloth, dust wrapper. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, (1961). First edition. Wrapper lightly worn at edges and sunned at spine; a near fine copy in a very good wrapper.
Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1932. 20 in text images and 64 pages of black & white illustrations at rear. xiii, (iii), 96 pages plus index. Tall slim 8vo, red cloth. Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1932. First edition. A very good(+) copy. Ownership label of art historian Meyer Schapiro on the pastedown endpaper. Series: Grundriss der slavischen Philologie und Kulturgeschichte.
Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1933. Illustrated with 73 black & white plates and 7 in-text figures. 135 pages plus index. Tall 8vo, original white pictorial wrappers (quite worn at edges and spine but internally clean). Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, (1933). First edition. A very good copy. With the small ownership label of art historian Meyer Schapiro.