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21 NATHAN, Robert. Mr. Whittle and the Morning Star.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1947. 1947 
8vo. 175 pp. Blue-stamped gray cloth, dust-jacket; covers lightly mottled, jacket slightly chipped. Very good. 
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22 NATHAN, Robert. Sir Henry.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1955. 1955 
Second printing. 8vo. vi, 187 pp. Decorative paper-backed boards, dust-jacket; jacked spine darkened. Very good. 
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23 NATHAN, Robert. Stonecliff.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1967. 1967 Signed
8vo. 176 pp. Quarter gilt-stamped green cloth over blue paper-backed boards, dust-jacket. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED in ink from author to Gretchen Adamson (née Davidson). Newspaper book review taped-in at rear pastedown with cellophane tape and related offsetting; generally very good. FIRST EDITION. Nathan inscribes this copy compellingly "For Gretchen Adamson from Nina's husband and Halys grandfather – with love – Bob." Nina and Halys are characters in this novel. Nina is apparently the main character's [Edward Granville] lover. PROVENANCE: Gretchen Adamson (née Davidson) was a Broadway actress (c. 1925-2002) who performed in The Return of the Vagabond (1940), The American Way (1939), and Many Mansions (1937-1938). Her husband, Harold Adamson (1948-1990), was a lyricist whose work appeared in As the Girls Go (1948-1949), Banjo Eyes (1941-1942), Singin' the Blues (1931), Earl Carroll's Vanities (1931), and Smiles (1930-1931). See: Internet Broadway Database. First Edition. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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24 NATHAN, Robert. The Concert.
New York: House of Books, 1940. 1940 Signed
LIMITED EDITION—this no. 223 of 250 copies. Series: The Crown Octavos, No. 6. 8vo. [36] pp. Gilt-stamped green cloth, glassine dust-jacket; small tears top front jacket and jacket spine. SIGNED in ink by author at limitation page. Very good in good jacket. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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25 NATHAN, Robert. The Elixir.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1971. 1971 Signed
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 176 pp. Blind-stamped green cloth, silver-stamped spine, dust-jacket; spine foot chewed, jacket spine also chewed and missing bottom portion, rear endleaves and jacket flap with newspaper offsetting. DOUBLY SIGNED AND INSCRIBED in ink from author to Harriet Rogers (Gretchen Adamson's twin sister) "who went way way back and found autumn – fondly Bob" and inscribed on rear jacket by the artist Edith Honor Earl (1901-1996). Jacket rear panel with gift inscription from Honor Earl to Harriet Rogers, 1971. Near fine in "as is" jacket. Honor Earl was the portrait artist of the author, shown on the rear jacket (the location of Earl's inscription). First Edition. 
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26 NATHAN, Robert. The Enchanted Voyage.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1936. 1936 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. viii, 187 pp. Green cloth, black-stamped spine, dust-jacket; top jacket chipped, faint coffee stain to spine. Very good in good jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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27 NATHAN, Robert. The Fair.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. 1964 Signed
FIRST EDITION. 208 pp. Quarter navy blue cloth over blind-stamped orange paper-backed boards, dust-jacket; jacket slightly torn, spine tanned. Newspaper clipping taped to rear endleaves with related offsetting. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by author in ink to Gretchen Davidson and her husband Harold Adamson. Good. PROVENANCE: Gretchen Davidson was a Broadway actress (c. 1925-2002) who performed in The Return of the Vagabond (1940), The American Way (1939), and Many Mansions (1937-1938). Her husband, Harold Adamson (1948-1990), was a lyricist whose work appeared in As the Girls Go (1948-1949), Banjo Eyes (1941-1942), Singin' the Blues (1931), Earl Carroll's Vanities (1931), and Smiles (1930-1931). See: Internet Broadway Database. First Edition. 
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28 NATHAN, Robert. The Married Look.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1950. 1950 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 195 pp. Decorative paper-backed boards, dust-jacket; jacket torn and detached. Rubber stamps of Rubaiyat Book Shop and Rubaiyat Rental Library. Very good in "as is" jacket. First Edition. 
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29 NATHAN, Robert. The Married Man.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1962. 1962 Signed
8vo. 104 pp. Line-drawings by the author. Black-stamped green cloth, dust-jacket; jacket darkened, small tears to top and bottom rear jacket. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED in ink from author to Gretchen Davidson and Harold Adamson. Very good. FIRST EDITION. PROVENANCE: Gretchen Davidson was a Broadway actress (c. 1925-2002) who performed in The Return of the Vagabond (1940), The American Way (1939), and Many Mansions (1937-1938). Her husband, Harold Adamson (1948-1990), was a lyricist whose work appeared in As the Girls Go (1948-1949), Banjo Eyes (1941-1942), Singin' the Blues (1931), Earl Carroll's Vanities (1931), and Smiles (1930-1931). See: Internet Broadway Database. First Edition. 
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30 NATHAN, Robert. The Orchid.
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, (1931). 1931 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 198, [1] pp. Gilt-stamped red cloth; spine head worn, front cover lightly soiled, rear hinge cracked. Poor. First Edition. 
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31 NATHAN, Robert. The Snowflake and the Starfish. Illustrated by Leonard Weisgard.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, (1959). 1959 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 68 pp. Pictorial blue-and-green-stamped beige cloth, dust-jacket; jacket split, spine ends and top rear panel missing pieces. Very good in poor jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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32 NATHAN, Robert. The Summer Meadows: A Fictional Memoir.
New York: Delacorte Press, (1973). 1973 Signed
FIRST PRINTING. 8vo. 117 pp. Blue and green cloth, gilt-stamped spine, dust-jacket; bottom front jacket torn, newspaper offsetting to rear endleaves. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by author in ink to Harriet Rogers (Gretchen Adamson's twin sister). Invitation to Nathan's 80th birthday party at the house of Patricia and Philip Barry laid-in. Very good. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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33 NATHAN, Robert. The Summer Meadows: A Fictional Memoir.
New York: Delacorte Press, (1973). 1973 Signed
8vo. 117 pp. Blue and green cloth, gilt-stamped spine, dust-jacket; lower left front cover chewed, jacket extremities showing light wear, newspaper offsetting to front endleaves. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED from author in ink to Gretchen Davidson and Harold Adamson. ALS from Nathan to the Adamsons along with 2 period book reviews laid-in. Very good -. FIRST PRINTING. Letter read, written in ink manuscript by the author: "Thanks for your dear note of sympathy. As I told [?] – I feel like the least leaf of the tree – Love to you both- Bob" Letter with newspaper offsetting. PROVENANCE: Gretchen Davidson was a Broadway actress (c. 1925-2002) who performed in The Return of the Vagabond (1940), The American Way (1939), and Many Mansions (1937-1938). Her husband, Harold Adamson (1948-1990), was a lyricist whose work appeared in As the Girls Go (1948-1949), Banjo Eyes (1941-1942), Singin' the Blues (1931), Earl Carroll's Vanities (1931), and Smiles (1930-1931). See: Internet Broadway Database. First Edition. 
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34 NATHAN, Robert. They Went On Together.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1941. 1941 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 191 pp. Blue cloth, front cover blind-stamped pictorial, gilt-stamped spine, dust-jacket; spine foot missing a piece, open front jacket tear, jacket spine ends chewed. "As is". First Edition. 
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35 NATHAN, Robert. Winter in April.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1938. 1938 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 228 pp. White-and-green-stamped gray cloth, dust-jacket; top edge a bit browned, jacket chipped. Very good in good jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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36 O'CASEY, Sean. The Plough and the Stars. A tragedy in four acts.
New York: Macmillan, 1926. 1926 
Small 8vo. 136 pp Original green cloth, gilt-stamped spine title; spine ends frayed, cover edges water-stained, lower edge rubbed. Very good. 
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37 POWELL, Lawrence Clark (1906-2001). The Blue Train. With an Afterword by Henry Miller.
Santa Barbara, CA: Capra Press, (1978). 1978 0884961052 / 9780884961055 Signed
8vo. 128 pp. Original blue printed wrappers; extremities slightly rubbed. SIGNED by author in ink at title-page. Very good. ISBN: 0884961052 
Price: 28.00 USD
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38 POWELL, Lawrence Clark (1906-2001). The River Between.
Santa Barbara, CA: Capra Press, 1979. 1979 Signed
8vo. 108 pp. Quarter gilt-stamped red cloth over black paper-backed boards, dust-jacket; jacket rubbed, extremities lightly chipped. SIGNED by author in ink at title-page. Near fine in good jacket. ISBN: O884961419 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Wilhelm Tell: a play. With explanatory notes by J. C. Oehlschlager., SCHILLER, Friedrich (1759-1805).
39 SCHILLER, Friedrich (1759-1805). Wilhelm Tell: a play. With explanatory notes by J. C. Oehlschlager.
Cincinnati: J. Eggers and Wilde, 1862. 1862 
12mo. iv, [1], 6-168 pp. English preface and German main text. Original blind-stamped cloth, gilt spine title (faded). Very good. Rare Cincinnati imprint. Originally written by Schiller in 1804, it retells the story of the famous Swiss marksman. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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40 SHERWOOD, Robert Emmet. Reunion in Vienna: A Play in Three Acts.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1932. 1932 Signed
8vo. xvi, [1], [1 blank], 205 pp. Gilt-stamped maroon cloth, dust-jacket; jacket spine ends chipped. SIGNED by actress Lynn Fontanne (1887-1983) and her husband Alfred Lunt (1892-1977) at cast list page (facing p. xvi). Additional ownership signature of Gretchen Davidson. Very good in good jacket. [G01065] "Reunion in Vienna is Sherwood's comedic contemplation on the Hapsburgs, in which Prince Maximilian Rudolph rekindles his love for his former mistress, Elena. Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne starred in the 1931 Broadway production, directed by Worthington Miner and co-starring Henry Travers, Eduardo Cianelli, and Lloyd Nolan" (Roberts, p. 477). Fontanne and Lunt's names are printed in the cast list that they signed. PROVENANCE: Lynn Fontanne "was a British-born American-based actress and major stage star in the United States for over 40 years. She teamed with her husband, Alfred Lunt. Lunt and Fontanne shared a special Tony Award in 1970. They both won Emmy Awards in 1965, and Fontanne was a Kennedy Center honoree in 1980" (Wiki.pedia). Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre was named for them. Gretchen Davidson was a Broadway actress (c. 1925-2002) who performed in The Return of the Vagabond (1940), The American Way (1939), and Many Mansions (1937-1938). See: Internet Broadway Database. REFERENCES: Roberts, Jerry. The Great American Playwrights on the Screen: A Critical Guide to Film, TV, Video, and DVD. Winona, MN: Hal Leonard, 2003. 
Price: 400.00 USD
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