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1 Riley, James Whitcomb. AN OLD SWEETHEART OF MINE.
Indianapolis: Bobbs Merrill, 1902. Cloth Near Fine 
8vo. Green boards stamped with gilt lettering. Lovely floral design and oval pictorial onlay on front board. Pink toned floral endpapers and other decorations throughout the book designed by Virginia Keep. Charming poem about a man who loves his wife, and has since childhood. Beautiful pink floral decorations around each page with text. Nineteen illustrations including frontispiece by Howard Chandler Christy. Bottom corners rubbed. Contemporary gift inscription in ink. Else fine.

Price: 35.00 USD
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2 Riley, James Whitcomb. FARM RHYMES.
Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1901. Cloth Very good - 
Sm. 8vo. 187 pages. Green boards with spine and edges faded. Gilt border and titles. Lovely drawing of a farmer in a corn field stamped on front board in gilt, red, and black. One loose (but laid in) page. Will Vawter's pastoral illustrations evoke the nostalgia for country life that is so redolent in Riley's poetry.

Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Riley, James Whitcomb (Johnson, Benj. F.). NEGHBORLY POEMS ON FRIENDSHIP, GRIEF, AND FARM LIFE.
Indianapolis: The Bowen-Merrill Company, 1891. Cloth Very Good 
12mo. 90 pages. Two-toned dark and light green boards stamped with gilt titles. Top edge gilt. Illustrated frontispiece. Boards, corners, and spine edge lightly rubbed. Ffep is creased. Illustrated -- black and white color plates.

Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Riley, James Whitcomb. POEMS HERE AT HOME.
New York: The Century Co., 1893. First American edition Cloth Very Good 
Green cloth with gilt titles. Shelfwear. Bottom corners bumped. Charming gift inscription in ink dated 1895 reads, "Myrtle, 'Til at last she set herself to man /Like perfect music unto noble words '(Tennyson) - Al Christmas 1895. Foxing to endpapers and fore-edge.

Price: 50.00 USD
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5 Riley, James Whitcomb; Dye, Charity. THE RILEY READER.
Indianapolis: The Bobbs -Merrill Company, 1915. Cloth Very Good + 
8vo. 116 pages. Black cloth. Front board and spine with gilt lettering. Elaborate gilt floral design stamped on front board. Very light shelfwear.

Price: 25.00 USD
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