Author:VAN DYKE, Henry


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The Story of the Other Wise Man

By: VAN DYKE, Henry

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Peter Pauper Press, Mount Vernon, ND [c1959]:

Seller ID: 2685

1st, small 8vo, 4.5"x7.5", 60pp, illus in color by Ruth McCrea. Hardcover with printed paper boards and with dustjacket. DJ has edge wear, 2 tiny pieces missing. Book is tight and clean, has ink sig and date [1959] on ffep. VG+/G+ View more info

Days Off and Other Digressions

By: VAN DYKE, Henry

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Toronto, Copp, Clark: 1907

Edition: First Canadian Edition, Third Printing

Seller ID: 09061

Condition: Good VG, or Better

322pp, color frontis and 7 color plates. Spectacular front panel decoration by Margaret Armstrong. This copy is very clean with a bright front panel in gold, white and green on blue cloth. Old name on ffep. Only very minor wear to cloth at tips etc. Very nice copy, 80%. View more info

Little Rivers; A Book of Essays in Profitable Idleness

By: VAN DYKE, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Copp, Clark: 1908

Edition: Later Printing of 1903

Seller ID: 348

Condition: About Fine

Henry Jackson van Dyke (1852 - 1933) was an American author, educator, and clergyman. This book is a delightful collection of 10 essays on the outdoors, water & rivers, birds etc. Previous owner's signature to the ffep otherwise unmarked. Hardcover in blue cloth, no dustjacket. Front Board is wonderfully decorated in Art Nouveau Style with copious gilt decoration around flowers and dragonflies. The spine has gilt lettering and decoration. Fore-edge is 'untrimmed', top-edge gilt. Very attractive appearance. Slight dulling of the spine. About Fine. Unpacked weight, 598g. We ship Worldwide, at co... View more info