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Willa Cather : Writing at the Frontier, Ambrose, Jamie
1 Ambrose, Jamie Willa Cather : Writing at the Frontier
Toronto, ON, Canada McClelland & Stewart 1988 0854961526 / 9780854961528 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Small hardcover, ex-library. Berg Publishers, 1988. In very good condition, usual library markings. Part of the Berg Women's Series. Two essays at 17, short stories and poetry at 18, and a renowned critic in her twenties! 
Price: 15.00 USD
Kate Greenaway's Original Drawings for the Snow Queen, Andersen, H.C.
2 Andersen, H.C. Kate Greenaway's Original Drawings for the Snow Queen
New York, New York, U.S.A. Schocken Books 1981 0805237763 / 9780805237764 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Oversized hardcover. Schocken Books, 1981. In very good condition, front fly leaf has a tear and back fly leaf has a cut, remainder mark, piece of back DJ missing, ex-library. Lovely drawings that accent a classic tale. Afterword by Michael Patrick Hearn. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Moving Target, Arias, Ron
3 Arias, Ron Moving Target
Tempe, AZ, U.S.A. Bilingual Press/Editorial Bilingue 2003 1931010188 / 9781931010184 Soft cover Near Fine Book Signed by Author(s)
Trade paperback. Bilingual Press, 2003. In near fine condition, slight upturn to front cover. SIGNED by author: To Dawn, My best regards, Ron Arias, 9-21-03. The search for his father's identity reveals him to be a spy. 
Price: 12.00 USD
Children's Literary Houses, Ashe, Rosalind; Tuttle, Lisa
4 Ashe, Rosalind; Tuttle, Lisa Children's Literary Houses
New York, New York, U.S.A. Facts on File 1984 0871969718 / 9780871969712 Hardcover Good Book 
Oversized hardcover, ex-library. Facts on File, 1984. In good condition, usual library markings. Describes and provides illustrations, maps, and plans of eight famous fictitious houses featured in "David Copperfield", "Little Women", "Robinson Crusoe", "Alice in Wonderland", "Charlotte's Web", and other classic stories. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Transitions: Unlocking the Creative Quilter Within, Balosky, Andrea
5 Balosky, Andrea Transitions: Unlocking the Creative Quilter Within
Woodinville, Washington, U.S.A. Martingale & Co Inc 1996 1564771709 / 9781564771704 First Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Softcover. Near fine condition. Learn how to conquer the tyrannies of fear and self-doubt, chase away the demons of internal criticism, and encourage your muses of creative insight and energy. Here's how. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Mary Diana Dods : A Gentleman and a Scholar, Bennett, Betty T.; Drew, Lisa (editor)
6 Bennett, Betty T.; Drew, Lisa (editor) Mary Diana Dods : A Gentleman and a Scholar
New York, NY, U.S.A. Morrow/Avon 1991 0688087175 / 9780688087173 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. Wm Morrow & Co, first, 1991. In very good condition. The astonishing revelation of a daring 170-year-old deception! 
Price: 10.00 USD
H. D. : The Career of That Struggle (Key Women Writers Ser.), DuPlessis, Rachel B.
7 DuPlessis, Rachel B. H. D. : The Career of That Struggle (Key Women Writers Ser.)
Bloomington, IN, U.S.A. Indiana University Press 1986 0253204003 / 9780253204004 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback, ex-library. Indiana University Press, first, 1986. In very good condition, usual library markings and some cover color removed on front cover. By Rachel Blau Duplessis. One of the Key Women Writer's series. A poet that was analyzed by Freud, briefly engaged to Ezra Pound, married to Richard Aldington and made people wonder about her gender. 
Price: 8.00 USD
No Rooms of Their Own : Women Writers of Early California, Egli, Ida
8 Egli, Ida No Rooms of Their Own : Women Writers of Early California
Berkeley, CA, U.S.A. Heyday Books 1997 0930588541 / 9780930588540 Soft cover Good Book 
Trade paperback. Heyday Books, first, 1992. In good condition, lower right edge bumped. The stories of women writers of early California. 
Price: 8.00 USD
The Magic Umbrella & Other Stories for Telling, Eileen Colwell
9 Eileen Colwell The Magic Umbrella & Other Stories for Telling
Mississauga, ON, Canada Random House of Canada, Limited 1987 037011020X / 9780370110202 Hardcover Very Good Book Felts, Shirley (illustrator) 
Hardcover. Bodley Head, 1979, second impression. In very good condition, some soiling on DJ. With notes on how to tell them by Eileen Colwell and drawings by Shirley Felts. 
Price: 12.00 USD
An Introduction to English Poetry, Fenton, James
10 Fenton, James An Introduction to English Poetry
Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A. Farrar Straus & Giroux 2003 0374104646 / 9780374104641 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Farrar Straus & Giroux, first, 2003. In near fine condition. Written by a man who reads mostly for pleasure. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Elizabeth Bowen, Glendinning, Victoria
11 Glendinning, Victoria Elizabeth Bowen
New York, NY, U.S.A. Random House Children's Publishing 1978 0394405331 / 9780394405339 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. Alfred A. Knopf, 1978, third printing. In very good condition, usual library makings. The story of the childhood of an Anglo-Irish writer born in Dublin. 
Price: 10.00 USD
The Stories That Shape Us : Contemporary Women Write about the West, Jordan, Teresa (editor); Hepworth, James R. (editor)
12 Jordan, Teresa (editor); Hepworth, James R. (editor) The Stories That Shape Us : Contemporary Women Write about the West
New York, NY, U.S.A. W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated 1995 0393037231 / 9780393037234 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. W W Norton, 1995, first. In very good condition. Contemporary women write about the West. An anthology of stories. 13 authors represented. 
Price: 12.00 USD
Women, Women Writers and the West, Lee, L. (editor); Lewis, Merrill (editor)
13 Lee, L. (editor); Lewis, Merrill (editor) Women, Women Writers and the West
Albany, NY, U.S.A. Whitston Publishing Company, Incorporated 1979 0878751467 / 9780878751464 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ, ex-library. Whitston Publishing, 1980. In very good condition, usual library markings, some small spots on outside of book pages. By L L Lee and Merrill Lewis. Women in the American West, their experiences and what they wrote about. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Lydia Mendoza's Life in Music/LA Historia De Lydia Mendoza: Norteno Tejano Legacies = LA Historia De Lydia Mendoza, Mendoza, Lydia;Broyles-Gonzalez, Yolanda
14 Mendoza, Lydia;Broyles-Gonzalez, Yolanda Lydia Mendoza's Life in Music/LA Historia De Lydia Mendoza: Norteno Tejano Legacies = LA Historia De Lydia Mendoza
Cary, North Carolina, U.S.A. Oxford Univ Pr 2001 0195127064 / 9780195127065 First Edition Hardcover As New Book 
Hardcover. As new. Includes CD. She sang for pennies and nickels on the streets of downtown San Antonio, but lived most of her adult life in Houston. She had a 60 year singing career that only ended when she had a stroke. This is a bilingual edition, in English and Spanish. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Hollywood Kills, Mystery Scene Magazine Editors
15 Mystery Scene Magazine Editors Hollywood Kills
New York, NY, U.S.A. Avalon New York 1993 0881848794 / 9780881848793 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. Caroll & Graf, 1993. In very good condition, some DJ wear. Stories by Robert Bloch, John Jakes, Ross MacDonald, Fritz Leiber, Ray Russell, Jon L. Breen, F. Paul Wilson, William Campbell Gault, and more. An anthology. 
Price: 12.00 USD
Sleight of Hand : Conversations with Walter Satterthwait, Satterthwait, Walter
16 Satterthwait, Walter Sleight of Hand : Conversations with Walter Satterthwait
Albuquerque, NM, U.S.A. University of New Mexico Press 1993 082631466X / 9780826314666 Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. University of New Mexico, Press, 1993, stated first edition. In near fine condition, usual library markings. Conversations with Walter Satterthwait. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (United States Authors Ser., No. 276), Schatt, Stanley
17 Schatt, Stanley Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (United States Authors Ser., No. 276)
Old Tappan, NJ, U.S.A. Macmillan Publishing Company, Incorporated 1976 080577176X / 9780805771763 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ, brodart cover, ex-library. Twayne Publishers, 1976. In very good condition, usual library markings. From the Twayne's United States Authors Series. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Canadian Crusoes, Traill; Schieder, Rupert
18 Traill; Schieder, Rupert Canadian Crusoes
Carleton University Press 1986 088629035X / 9780886290351 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. Carelton University Press, 1986. In very good condition, bottom of right front corner bumped, small chip at base of spine, small piece cut out of half-title page. Children lost in the wilderness of Canada and how they survive. 
Price: 12.00 USD

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