London: J. Payne, 1756. Second Edition. Small Octavo, lxi, , 136 pages; VG; bound in brown leather, rebacked with new spine, paneled with burgundy label and gilt lettering; boards have moderate shelfwear; front gutter repaired with tape; ownership name of R. Churton 1780 on front pastedown; ffep slightly torn; interior clean; shelved case 10.
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Boston: Dayton and Wentworth, 1855. Large Octavo, 450, 438 pages; VG; bound in contemporary embossed brown leather, spine rebacked with most of original spine preserved, gilt tooling and lettering; moderate rubbing to boards; marbled text block and endpapers; gilt and leather bookplate to front pastedown; profusely illustrated with full-page illustrations, many hand-colored; two volumes in one, with separate pagination and title pages; shelved case 1.
London: Arthur Humpfreys, 1913. First Edition. 10vo, vii/64 pages; VG-; bound full in green faux leather, paneled spine has gilt tooling and gilt lettering on red labels, front and back cover have gilt ruled edges; binding has wear along the sides of the spine and along the top and bottom edges, has bumping on the fore edge corners, front and back cover have minor scratching and rubbing; pages have gilt text block top edge, have minor age toning; faded inscription of the original owner on the title page; shelved front case.
New York: James Miller, 1867. First Edition. 8vo., 162pp.; G+; spine green cloth with gilt lettering; bound in green cloth, gilt stamp to front cover, blind stamp to rear cover; some peeling to cloth on corners, head and tail of spine; mild shelfwear otherwise; binding slightly loose; plates with tissue guards present, including frontispiece; illustrations by Hennessy and Thwaites; slight age-toning to pages; some cracking to gutter on ffep, frep; shelved case 0.
London: Frederik Warne and Co. First edition thus; not dated; includes wrap around illustrations from the 1866 edition. Thin quarto in green and ivory hardcovers with brown spine; VG; moderate shelf wear; slight fraying around bottom edges; age-toned paper with minor soiling on one page; pp. 48; shelved in Case # 14.
New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1899. Riverside Edition. Set of six 3/4 octavos in green leather and marble hardcovers; VG; six-band embossed spine in brown leather with gold gilt; moderate discoloration around spines; marble end pages; dusty edges; frontispiece portrait; paper age-toned, clean, with text in tight print; shelved above Japan; please contact us for shipping costs.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1934. First American Edition. Octavo, 44 pages; G/G-; spine tan with blue lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut; moderate wear and chipping to dust jacket, some water-staining; water-staining to boards near head of spine; illustrated plate on front board; illustrated endpapers; 4 color plates including frontispiece; shelved case 14.
London: Hacon & Ricketts, 1899. Limited Edition, 1/210 Copies. Demy Octavo, , 2-121,  pages; VG; bound in full green morocco with elegant gilt tooling by Sarah Prideaux, with her mark to the rear pastedown 'S.T.P. 1900'; marbled endpapers; all edges gilt; some wear to hinges, head chipped, rubbing to lower corners; interior clean, with no markings or signs of previous ownership; In 'A Catalogue of Books Bound by S. T. Prideaux Between MDCCCXC and MDCCCC With Twenty-Six Illustrations,' written by Prideaux in 1900, she includes this book as one of the 26 illustrations, being Plate 18. A description of this book is present on page 17. A copy of the 1979 facsimile is included (#23/300, Nicholas T. Smith, New York, 1979). OF consignment; shelved case 3.
Chicago: American Historical Society, 1924. First Edition, First Printing. 4tos.; VOL. 1 [COLONIAL PERIOD: 1607-1763 & INDEX, 424 pp.]; VOL. 2 [FEDERAL PERIOD: 1763-1861, pp. 542]; VOL. 3 [VIRGINIA SINCE 1861, 421 pp.]; VOL. 5 [VIRGINIA BIOGRAPHY, 568 pp.]; VOL. 6 [VIRGINIA BIOGRAPHY, 649 pp.]; G+; black cloth-covered spines and boards, with faded gold lettering to spine, green and blue marbled endpapers; bumping, chipping to spines; slight age-toning and rubbing to boards and spines, particularly Vols. 1 and 6; bumping and fraying to corners; fading to dark blue marbled text-blocks, particularly Vol. 1; age-toning to interiors, text legible; boards reinforced with pasted strip of green paper to gutter, all volumes; boards shaken despite repairs, binding intact; rubbing to edges of endpapers, all volumes; scratching to spines of Vols. 1, 3, and 5 to titles, text legible; tear to bottom of fore-edge of ffep, Vols. 1-2; tear to bottom of back paste-down, Vol. 5; VOL. 4 NOT INCLUDED in set; shelved Aisle B, above Law/Prison Studies & Criminology.
London: The Do-Not Press, 2001. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 237 pages, [2 pages advertisements], VG-/VG; DJ, navy blue spine, orange and red lettering: minimal wear to DJ, minor scratch to spine; "UK £15.00" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; navy blue faux-cloth paper boards, gold lettering to spine: slightly cocking to spine, front board very slightly shaken, back board tight, binding sturdy; minimal wear to boards; very mild wear/light age-toning to text-block; light age-toning to margins of interior, text clear and legible; SIGNED by Bruen to title page; shelved Case 6.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930. First American Edition. Quarto, 177 pages; VG-; fully bound in brown cloth, spine has gilt lettering and tooling, front cover has gilt tooling and rulers; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has chipping at the top and bottom of the spine, has bumping on the fore edge corners, has minor rubbing on both covers and a minor scratch on the spine; pages have minor age toning and dust build up along the top edge; contains several tipped in plates with tissue guards; Shelved Case 7.
New York: J.B. Ford & Company, 1871. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 790 pages; VG-; half-bound in green cloth and dark green leather, spine is paneled and has gilt tooling and lettering, has gilt rulers on the front and back boards, front board has gilt lettering; binding has moderate wear along the top and bottom edges, and on the sides of the spine, has mild rubbing on both boards; has a bookplate on the inner front board; pages have occasional small pencil marks and dog-earing, features several plates with tissue protectors; original owner's name is written on the first flyleaf; has marbling on the text block and endpapers; shelved front case.
Philadelphia: Bruner Routledge, 2000. First printing. Quarto; vg/none; black cloth spine with orange text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; --v1, Historical, Conceptual, and Theoretical Issues; 426 pp.; --v2, Crime and Juvenile Delinquency, 537 pp.; ---v3, Sexual Deviance, 436 pp.; ---v4, Self-destructive Behavior and Disvalued Identity, 547 pp.; else very good. [DC Store: Overstock Aisle B].
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1896. Abridged Edition. Octavo, 547 pages; G-; bound in publisher's green cloth, gilt lettering to spine; moderate soiling and rubbing to boards; foxing to interior; webbing showing on ffep; two two tipped in TLS's, dated Feb. 3/97 and June 19/98, from James Bryce to Samuel Barker, publisher of "The American." Bryce writes about this work and mentions Woodrow Wilson before Wilson becomes President and Gladstone. Pasted to front pastedown is a newspaper photograph of Bryce and his wife. Barker Company Stamp on ffep; The American Commonwealth was first published in 1888 in three volumes; shelved case 1.
London: John Murray, 1832. First Thus. 17 Small Octavos; VG to VG-; Black leather spines with gilt lettering and designs, 5 raised bands on spine; All edges gilt; Some peeling at the joints, bumping to corners; Previous owner's bookplates; Text clean yet toned; SHELVED over monographs; NOTE: Heavy set, please contact us for international or priority shipping; GP Consign.
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.
New York: John Day Company, 1965. Limited Edition, unnumbered/1000. Octavo, 316 pages; VG; 1/4 bound in ivory leatherette spine, gilt decoration and lettering, blue marbled boards; top edge of text block gilt; no dust jacket as issued; specially bound edition of The Good Earth, Limited to 1,000 copies is part of the selected works of Pearl S. Buck created in honor of the author's eightieth birthday, This is Copy Number unnumbered, June 1972; shelved case 6.
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.
1759. First Edition. 2 Volume set in leather both VG- to G+; Brown leather spines with gilt lettering and raised bands; Scuffing to edges and spine; Missing spot of leather (removed sticker?) to 1758; Both volume rubbed and bumped at the corners; Some light fraying at spine edges and corners; Repaired spine and new end papers to 1759; Bookplate on paste down of 1758; Some light spotting to both volumes; SHELVE: Case 1.
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.
London: Frederick, Warne & Co., . Reprint. Octavo, 614 pages; G+; fully bound in red leather; paneled spine has gilt tooling and lettering, front cover has embossing and gilt rulers; binding has moderate wear along the top and bottom edges and slong the sides of the spine with mild fraying on the gutter of the front cover and on the fore edge corners, has bumping on the fore edge corners, has patches of discoloration and mild rubbing on both covers; pages have age toning and minor blotching near the first and last endpapers, pages have gilt along all edges of the text block; original owner's name is written second endpaper; marbled endpapers; shelved case 0.