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New York: Congdon & Weed, Inc., 1985. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 256 pages; VG/VG; spine pictorial with white and beige lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$16.95'; slight speckling to top edge of text block; SIGNED flat on title page as 'Bill Bryson'; extremely scarce signed; shelved case 9.
London: John W. Parker and Son, 1858. Second Edition. 8vos., 2 volumes; VG; spine paneled with brown leather and gilt lettering; 3/4 bound with brown leather, marbled boards; marbled endpapers; mild scratching to spines, rubbing to corners; minor occasional pencil notations in margins; top edge of text blocks gilt; some cracking to gutter on ffep in first volume; shelved above WWII.
Singapore: Fraser & Neave, Limited, 1902. First Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in 3/4 dark brown calf, brown pebbled cloth boards, paneled spines with gilt titling and tooling; mild rubbing and wear, primarily to head and tail of spine, corners; marbled endpapers and text block; minor worming from page 373-end of volume 1, rear endpaper of volume 2; pagination continuous; map in volume 2 with a closed tear; scarce; shelved case 9.
New York: Dingwall-Rock, Limited, 1925. (1st). 4to. VG+/VG. Brown cloth boards with gold text on spine. DJ is light tan with black text. DJ spine is age-toned dark tan with black text. Light bumping to head and tail of spine. Previous owner's name written on ffep. Rest of interior is clean & clear. Outside text block has a few minor spots. Very light shelfwear to edges and corners of boards. DJ spine slightly soiled and age toned. 2 small tears to dj at head of spine, all dj edges show some light shelfwear. 154pp plus 60pp. b&w photos. Shelved in glass case with oversize art.
Philadelphia, PA: Historical Publishing Company, 1889. New Edition. Quarto, 606 pages,  ads; VG-; bound in publisher's olive cloth, olive lettering and black palm tree on spine; spine cocked; age-toning to pages; profusely illustrated with 500 engravings, some in color; frontispiece with tissue-guard slightly bled onto title page; sticker of the "Library Baltimore Academy of the Visitation' on front pastedown; MA consignment; shelved case 9.
Paris: Henry Creuzevault, 1953. Limited Edition, #15/140. Folio (10" x 15"), 52 leaves in 26 signatures in original paper folded cover (covered in a glassine protective wrapper); Fine; Bound in cloth sleeve covered in paper with a box enclosure. Number 15 of 140 copies, on Rives paper. Printed by Janine Daragnès on May 11, 1953. With 21 original etchings by Buffet, including 7 full page and 3 double-page, plus one on cover; plus a separate suite of 23 drawings, including 3 double-page drawings. Limited edition reissue of 1939 work, with illustrations by Bernard Buffet (1928-1999), signed by Giono and Buffet, with a foreword by Pierre Bergé.; shelved case 11.
Riverdale, New York: Baen, 1996. Limited First Edition. 8vo., 480pp.; VG-/VG-; spine gray with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild rubbing to rear cover of dust jacket, small stain to front cover above the word 'Honor'; pages age-toned; minor bump to lower edge of rear board, minor wear and rubbing to boards; SIGNED flat in blue ink on title page; a one inch tear/puncture to ffep, review page, and title page, does not touch the signature; The Hugo award winning Barrayar was a paperback original and first appeared in hardcover from the Easton Press in a signed edition, this is it's first trade hardcover; the dust jacket was specially produced for this volume by a specialty bookstore in Chicago, printed after the fact; shelved case 8.
Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1977. Advance Review Copy. Octavo, 307 pages; VG; yellow paper wraps, plain spine; with original acetate jacket; Book has been SIGNED flat by Bukowski on the title page; Some minor shelf wear along the edges of the boards; stamped 'Advanced Review Copy' on ffep; Shelved case 2.
San Francisco: City Lights, 1973. First City Lights Edition. Octavo; VG; Softcover in black and white; Book is SIGNED by Bukowski on the title page; First City Lights edition. This book, a collection of essays and articles by Bukowski were taken from the Open City newspaper and originally published as a single volume by Essex House. This edition published in 1973. Some wear to the edges, light creases to the wraps, some age toning to spine. Signature is bold; Shelved case 2.
Santa Rosa, CA: Black Sparrow Press, 1988. First signed, limited edition. Octavo; VG; 256 pages; Gray cloth boards with yellow paper labels and black/red lettering; Book has been SIGNED by Bukowski and is numbered 149 of an edition of 150; Also includes a bound-in color print SIGNED and DATED by Bukowski; Some minor shelf wear along the edges of the boards; interior clean; Shelved case 2.
Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1978. Advance Review Copy. Octavo, 190 pages; VG; brown paper wraps, plain spine; with original acetate jacket; Book has been SIGNED flat by Bukowski on the title page; Some minor shelf wear along the edges of the boards; stamped 'Advanced Review Copy' on ffep; Shelved case 2.
Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1984. First limited edition. Thin quarto; VG; Violet spine with pink label; 17 pages; SIGNED by both Bukowski and Crumb on the limitations page. Numbered 188 of an edition of 426. Some minor wear to the edges and corners; Text block clean, binding tight; Shelved in case 2.
London: John and Paul Knapton, 1736. Second Edition. 8vo., , xvi, 17-467  pages; VG; bound in brown calf, paneled spine with lettering worn off; boards have double-ruled gilt borders; slight waviness to pages; red specks to text block; small bookplate and small bookseller sticker to front pastedown; interior clean; top edge of title page clipped, missing top inch; shelved case 10.
Staunton, VA: The McClure Company, 1925. First edition; signed. Small quarto in burgundy hardcovers with gold letters and gilt; VG; moderate shelf wear and soiling; paper age-toned; text clean in large print; pp. 230; signature and dedication on ffep; previous owner's signature inside front cover; centerfold photographs and frontispiece; shelved in Case # 9.
London: George Newnes Ltd, 1901. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in full dark blue calf by Root & Son with their stamp, paneled spines with gilt tooling, morocco labels with gilt lettering; label on volume 2 missing, volume 1 partially missing; all edges gilt; mild rubbing; previous owners name on sfep of both volumes; shelved case 10.
London: Printed for J. Dodsley, 1767. Fifth Edition. 8vo., 342pp.; VG; spine paneled brown leather with a black label and gilt lettering; brown cloth boards; rebound, minimal to no bumping; text block speckled on fore and lower edges; marbled endpapers from previous binding saved and bound in; mild age-toning, else interior clean; this groundbreaking work was the first philosophical work to attempt to classify the Beautiful and the Sublime and would end up with a result of them being mutually exclusive; JG consignment; shelved case 10.
London: J. Dodsley, 1890 and 1891. Second Edition, First Printing. Octavo., 356 pages, 139 pages; VG; spine paneled brown leather with red label and gilt lettering; 1/4 rebound with brown leather and marbled boards; mild shelfwear and bumping; green speckling to text block; interior has sparse notations in margins throughout, mild foxing; writing in pencil covering rebound ffep; reflections is the first printing of the second edition, with the following points: title-page with the 'M' in the date slightly off to the right of the 'D' in the publisher's name, the preface has the floral printer's ornament on iv, page 223, line 23, shows the misprint: 'ascertainmennt' rather than 'ascertainment', there is a dagger printer's mark at the bottom of page 194.; JG consignment; shelved case 7.
Hartford: Case, Tiffany, and Company, 1837. First Edition. NEWSLETTER TEXT: William Burke MEMOIR OF WILLIAM BURKE, A SOLDIER OF THE REVOLUTION Hartford: Case, Tiffany, and Company, 1837. First Edition. "Reformed from Intemperance, and for many years a consistent and devoted Christian. Carefully prepared from a Journal kept by Himself. From which is added, an extract from a sermon preached at his funeral." Rebound with new spine and end papers. 126 pages. CONDITION NOTES: 12mo., 126pp.; VG; spine brown leather with gilt letteringl rebound with new spine and endpapers; interior has some foxing and fingerprint smudges, previous owners name in ink on second fep; ex library blind stamp on title page, page 7, possibly others; shelved case 1.
London: Henry G. Bohn, 1857. New Edition. 4tos., 2 volumes; VG; light gray spines with red labels and gilt lettering; red smudges on tail of spines, head of volume 1; rebound; both volumes uncut along top edge; volume one has been cut through to page 54, nothing has been cut in volume 2; interior free of age marks; shelved above psychology.
London, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1972-1984. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in navy blue cloth, gilt lettering; all volumes' boards strong, minor shelfwear, some edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, erased penciling on front end paper; all volumes' text blocks have some soiling on exterior head edge; volume 1 boards have slight bowing; volume 2 text block has soiling on page 3; volume 3 boards have penned numbers on rear end paper; volume 4 boards have minor soiling on rear, ex-libris sticker on front pastedown, penciled text on front pastedown; volume 4 text block has foxing on exterior head edge; volume 5 boards have ex-libris sticker on front pastedown, penciled text on front pastedown; volume 5 text block has foxing on exterior head edge; volume 6 boards have slight bowing, ex-libris sticker on front pastedown, penciled text on front pastedown; volume 6 text block has foxing on exterior head and fore edges; volume 7 boards have ex-libris sticker on front pastedown, penciled text on rear pastedown; volume 7 text block has indents on pages 145 through 160, foxing on exterior head and fore edges; volume 8 boards have sticker on front pastedown, penciling on rear pastedown; volume 8 text block has foxing on exterior head and fore edges; volume 9 boards have sticker on front pastedown, penciling on rear pastedown; volume 9 text block has foxing on exterior head edge; volume 10 boards have ex-libris sticker on front pastedown, penciled text on rear pastedown; volume 10 text block has foxing on exterior head and fore edges; volume 11 has foxing on exterior head edge; 12 volumes; Volume 1 - 1791-1792, Letters 1-39; Volume 2 - Courtship and Marriage 1793, Letters 40-121; Volume 3 - Great Bookham 1793-1797, Letters 122-250; Volume 4 - West Humble 1797-1801, Letters 251-422; Volume 5 - West Humble and Paris 1801-1803, Letters 423-549, 0198124678; Volume 6 - France 1803-1812, Letters 550-631, 0198124678; Volume 7 - 1812-1814, Letters 632-832, 0198124686; Volume 8 - 1815, Letters 835-934, 0198125070; Volume 9 - Bath 1815-1817, Letters 935-1085a, 0198125089; Volume 10 - Bath 1817-1818, Letters 1086-1179, 0198125089; Volume 11 - Mayfair 1818-1824, 1180-1354; Volume 12 - Mayfair 1825-1840, Letters 1355-1529, 0198125631. Dupont Store. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates] Shelve above travel literature.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1972. Quarto, 387 pages; VG-/G-; spine black with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$27.50'; dust jacket has numerous rips and tears, including a large chunk missing from the lower fore corner of the front cover, significant chipping to head and tail of spine; spine cocked; profusely illustrated with black and white photographs; shelved front table.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1926. First Edition Reprint. 8vo., 365 pp., VG/VG; DJ, white spine (age-toned off-white) with navy blue text, pictorial gray and green front cover with orange and black lettering; rubbing and mild chipping to edges of DJ; age-toning and sunning to DJ, protected by mylar; red cloth boards, black lettering to spine and front board; bumping to head and tail of spine; age-toning and mild shelfwear to text-block; rubbing to edges of boards; mild age-toning to interior, text legible; LP consignment; shelved Case 13 or window.
Tarzana, CA: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., 1936. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 315 pp., VG-/VG-; DJ, pictorial brown spine and covers, with red lettering to spine, white/red/blue lettering to front cover; rubbing to edges of DJ, slight material loss to corners; chipping to tail of spine; age-toning and sunning to DJ, particularly flaps; creasing to flaps; price uncut $2.00 to top right-hand corner of front flap; blue cloth boards, red lettering to spine and front board; bumping to head and tail of spine, slight cocking to spine; red top to text-block (faded), beveled fore-edge, age-toning to text-block; age-toning to boards, particularly to edges; mild age-toning to interior, text legible; "First Edition" stated to copyright page; LP consignment; shelved case 13/window.
Chicago: A.C. McClurg & CO, 1924. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG; NOTE: Book is a first Edition with AC McClurg on the spine and on the title page. The jacket is from the Grosset and Dunlap edition; Brown cloth boards show some wear along the edges, some bumping to the corners; As is typical, the Grosset jacket is somewhat toned and faded with some sunning to the lettering at the fore edge; Some creases to the jacket corners and spine edges, one small tear to the upper rear edge of the jacket; Text block has some toning issues but otherwise clean and free of writing; cracking at the gutter near the last page; 346 pages with 4 page 'How Burroughs wrote the "Tarzan Tales."' Shelved case 13/window.
Tarzana, California: Edgar Rice Burroughs, inc., 1936. First Edition. 8vo., 318pp. hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Previous owners name and address in pen on front free endpaper. Top edge of boards soiled, spine soiled. Boards bumped with some shelfwear to extremities. Spine slightly cocked. Text age toned and with some foxing. Dust jacket with one small closed tear on spine; with tiny chips at flap fold edges; rear flap with pencil crossing out and checking titles from the list of Burroughs' novels. DJ sun toned, especially near the fore-edge; Dust jacket wrapped in protective mylar. Blue cloth covered boards; Rough cut pages; top edge red. Stated first edition. 5 b/w illustrations by J. Allen St. John. LP consignment. Shelve case 13/Window.
Tarzana: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., 1939. First. Octavo; VGVG; white spine, blue/red text; jacket has protective mylar cover, rubbing, slight edgewear, price clipped on front flap; boards are strong, sun toning around edges and front of jacket; textblock has age toning, some staining on endpapers and back pastedown, small closed tear at head edge of page 279, otherwise very clean; pp 312; FLP Collection.
New York: Metropolitan Books, 1930. First Edition Thus. 8vo., 312 pp., G+/G; yellow/orange/green/blue pictorial DJ with black and yellow lettering; mild fading to spine, extant lettering legible, vertical creasing to middle of spine; closed tears and chipping to edges of DJ, with material loss to head and tail of spine, corners, and bottom edge of back cover towards hinge; material loss to head of spine obscures "TANAR" in title; blue and green ink staining to interior of DJ, bleeding through to bottom edge of covers and fore-edge of front cover (a likely repair attempt to disguise material loss); ink staining slightly obscures "METROPOLITAN" logo to tail of spine of DJ; price uncut "$2.00" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; blue cloth boards with black lettering; bumping/chipping/rubbing to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine, vertical crease down middle of spine, boards shaken and slightly cocked, very slight shelf lean, binding sturdy; light wear/scuffing to boards; age-toning, wear, and occasional staining to text-block; age-toning to interior, text clear and legible; notations in pencil to top left-hand corner of back paste-down; "Metropolitan Books" stated to title page; pub. 1930 stated to copyright page; LP consignment; shelved Case 12/Window, Dupont.
Tarzana, California: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., 1937. First Edition Thus. 8vo., 318 pp., VG/VG; purple and orange pictorial DJ, red/black/white/yellow lettering to spine, red and yellow lettering to front cover; rubbing/mild chipping to edges of DJ, very mild wear to covers, mild age-toning to flaps (text clear and legible); "BURROUGHS" logo stated to tail of spine of DJ; Jacket sun toned on front; price uncut "$2.00" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; blue cloth boards with red lettering; bumping/rubbing and mild chipping to head and tail of spine, slight cocking to spine; rubbing to edges and corners of boards, mild bumping to corners; red top, beveled fore-edge, age-toning and mild wear to text-block; very mild age-toning to interior, text clear and legible; Burroughs, Inc. stated to tail of spine as well as to title and copyright pages; "First Edition" stated to copyright page; LP consignment; shelved Case 12, Dupont.
Tarzana, California: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., 1944. First Edition. 8vo., 319 pp., G+/VG-; gray/green/orange pictorial DJ with red/black/white lettering to spine, red and yellow lettering to front cover; closed tears and chipping to edges of DJ, with mild material loss to head and tail of spine and corners of DJ; DJ protected by mylar; blue cloth boards with red lettering; bumping/rubbing and mild chipping to head and tail of spine, rounding to spine, grayish discoloration to head of spine; wear and grayish spotting to boards, with gray discoloration and spotting to top margins of boards; wear to edges and corners of boards, mild cocking to boards, boards shaken, binding sturdy; red top, beveled fore-edge, age-toning and wear to text-block; mild age-toning to interior, text clear and legible; "First Edition" stated to copyright page, the one and only printing by Burroughs, Inc.; LP consignment; shelved Case 13, or window Dupont.
New York: Metropolitan Books, Inc., 1931. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 319pp.; VG/none; bound in red cloth, green lettering; mild wear to boards, protected with mylar; glue remnants on front pastedown from removal of bookplate; top edge of text block green; published 1931 stated to copyright page; publisher Metropolitan Books stated to title page and to tail of spine, indicating a First Printing; frontispiece; shelved Front Counter.
Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1922. 8vo., 277 pp., G+/VG-; DJ, spine tan (age-toned) with black lettering, green and tan pictorial DJ with red and light green lettering to front cover; age-toning to covers of DJ; chipping and closed tears to edges of DJ, with slight material loss to corners; all four corners of flaps clipped; "Grosset & Dunlap" stated to tail of spine and back flap, indicating a First Edition Reprint DJ, covers protected by mylar; olive green cloth boards with black lettering; mild fading to spine (lettering legible), bumping/rubbing to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine, no shelf lean, "A.C. McClurg" stated to tail of spine; rubbing to edges of boards, rubbing, scuffing, and scattered staining to boards; dark top, age-toning, shelfwear, and occasional staining to text-block; starting hinge between pp. 168-169 as well as to front and back endpapers, boards and text-block firmly cased; mild age-toning and occasional fingerprint marks to interior, text clear and legible; pub. 1922 by A.C. McClurg stated to title page, indicating a First Edition; LP consignment; shelved Case 12, Dupont.
New York: Grove Press, 1966. First US Edition. Octavo; VG in VG- jacket; Jacket has some very small tears to the edges and corners, rubbing and slight soiling at spine; Board edges are rubbed, some bumping at the corners; Binding is tight, text block somewhat toned but clean; First US edition which was re-arranged and re-cut by Burroughs after the first edition (Olympia, 1961); 182 pages. SHELVED: Hardcover Fiction.
New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, Inc., 1981. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 332 pages; VG/VG; spine is pictorial with white lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut, "14.95", has minor shelf wear along the top and bottom edges; binding has minimal shelf wear, pages have minor dust build up and creasing along the top edge; signed by the author on the title page; shelved case 2.
New York: Grove Press, Inc., 1967. First Edition First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; 217 Pages; White jacket with black lettering; SIGNED by Burroughs on the title page; Price-clipped jacket has some light wear and scuffing; Board have minor bumping at the corners; Slight musty smell to book; Previous owner's stamp on ffep; Pages have minor age toning with a few spots of foxing on the outer edge, interior free of marking; Shelved in case 2.
New York: Grove Press, 1971. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; 184 Pages; White jacket spine with blue and black lettering; Book has been INSCRIBED by Burroughs on the title page: "For Elliot Stein All the best from the Wild Boys, William S Burroughs April 27, 1972"; Price-clipped jacket has some wear along the edges and a few spots of soiling; Slight wear to the boards, minor bumping to the corners; Some spotting/foxing to the outer edges of the text block, interior clean; Minor age toning, as is typical; Shelved case 2.
London: The Burton Club, n.d. . Special edition. Octavos in black hardcovers with silver gilt; VG; good binding and minimal soiling; frontispiece color illustration in each volume; deckle edges; text clean; about 250 pages each; shelved above oversized art books; please contact us for shipping costs.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1994. First Editions Thus. Octavos, 17 volumes; VG; bound in fine genuine burgundy leather with bright gilt spine titles and gilt and black decorative motif on covers; each volume with matching motif; head of spine of volume 1 bleached to gray, presumably through sun; gilt text block; silk endpapers; silk ribbon; all 17 volumes still in publisher's shrinkwrap, shelved above case 1.
London: Privately printed by Bernard Quaritch, 1880. First Edition, Second Issue. Thin Quarto; VG-; Original yellow paper wraps bound in 3/4 green leather and cloth boards; Gilt lettering on spine; Thought by most to be written, not translated by Richard Burton, an early transcription of Sufi ideas; First and second issues thought to number only around 200-250 copies; Cracking at the hinges beginning, some separation of the boards and binding; bumping and fraying at the corners; Small tears and creasing to original wraps (tape repairs); Some spotting/foxing throughout, though text is clean; 33 pages. GP consignment, shelved in case 7.