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London: 1874. A.L.S. "Matthew Arnold", 8vo. 1 page, black-boardered and blind stamped 'Atheneum Club - Pall Mall', October 15th 1874, confirming his arrival time, in full: "As you rightly suppose, I mean to come by the 10:18 train on Monday, and it will be very kind of you to meet me. I am told that I am able to come myself this year. My assistant will come down by an earlier train." Two very tiny holes at the left-hand margin.....
Paris: H. Piazza, 1920. Decorative title page, and illustrated with 16 mounted color plates by Arthur Rackham, protected by lettered tissue; other drawings in black & white, 112 pages of text in French, printed within decorative borders. 4to, original pictorial wrappers (significant wear to paper at head of spine, internally clean and tight); uncut edges. Paris: L'Edition d'Art H. Piazza, (1920). Very good (+). Limited edition. Number 886 of 1500 copies printed.
Middlebury College, Vermont: 1972. 2 pages, 11 x 8.5 inches, Middlebury College, Vermont, August 27, 1972. Written on a letter sent by his friend John Ciardi (1916 - 1986), acclaimed poet and etymologist, to his wife Janet Jeppson Asimov, whereby the poet jokingly compares Isaac's behavior at a Bird Watchers Conference to that of new species of a promiscuous bird, in part: "...It seems only fair to tell you that the Conference Bird Watchers Club has compiled a series of.....
Boston: 1946. Volumes 179, 180 & 181. 36 issues, bound in 3 volumes of green buckram. Boston: Atlantic Monthly, January, 1946 - December 1948. The Atlantic Monthly was created in 1857 as a literary & cultural commentary magazine. It was important for recognizing and publishing new writers. Included in these issues are Carl Sandburg, Lord Dunsany, Robert Frost, Wallace Stegner, Thomas Wolfe, Somerset Maugham, May Sarton and many others. The first 12 issues are bound without wrappers; the others have.....
Boston: Atlantic Monthly, 1950. Volume 185. 36 issues ,4to, bound in green buckram; pictorial wrappers included. Boston: Atlantic Monthly, January - December 1950. The Atlantic Monthly was created in 1857 as a literary & cultural commentary magazine. It was important for recognizing and publishing new writers. Included in this issue are Nicolas Nabokov, Virginia Woolf, Edwin O'Connor, James Norman Hall, C.S. Lewis, Louis Auchincloss, Edna St. Vincent Millay & many others.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1992. 214 pages (foxing to top and fore-edges, not affecting interior). 8vo, black cloth spine over black boards, dust wrapper. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1992. First edition. A very good(+) copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper. Signed in full on the front free endpaper by Auchincloss.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2002. 226 pages, 8vo, black cloth-backed boards with a gilt-stamped spine (upper right corner bumped), dust wrapper. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (2002). A very good(+) copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper. Inscribed on the half-title page: "For Joel Conarroe, friend & fellow centurion with all best wishes. Sincerely, Louis Auchincloss."
Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1975. Illustrated in black and white. 181 pages, 8vo, gray pictorial cloth, dust wrapper (worn; tape stain on front cover). Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, (1975). First edition. A fine copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper. Inscribed on the front free endpaper: "For Leonard Cummin, Sincerely Louis Auchincloss."