New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1961. First Edition, First Printing, Second Issue, Second State Dust Jacket. Large Octavo, 118 pages;VG/VG; bound in publisher's red cloth, gilt lettering to spine; dust jacket with a red spine, yellow and black lettering, protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$3.95', very mild rubbing and wear; interior clean; Second Issue, with four-line colophon on last page; Second State Dust Jacket, with ISBN on rear panel; shelved case 2.
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1973. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 161; G-/Fair; ivory/green spine with reddish pink text; dust jacket has moderate soiling to exterior; small chips to corners; cloth has slight wear to exterior; some rubbing to edges; slight spotting to spine; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges; green endpapers; interior clean; illustrated.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. First Edition, First Issue. Octavo, 161 pages; VG/G; spine white and green with red lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut; mild chipping to edges of dust jacket; head of spine, upper rear corner, front lower corner have closed tears; spine slightly cocked; interior clean; First Issue, with 6 lines on colophon and no ISBN; LP consignment; shelved case 2.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1955. First Edition. thin 4to., unpaginated; VG/VG-; spine blue with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, chipping to corners, head and tail of spine, cracking to spine edges, inch long rip on lower rear; price cut; original color art by Politi, including his signature on ffep; AS consignment; shelved case 14.
New York: American Heritage Press, 1969. Library edition. 12mo; Library edition; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ in protective plastic cover, mild edgewear, tear to top of rear spine hinge, price-clipped; Boards in white illustrated paper, peripheral soiling, soiling to rear; Text block clean and tight; unpaged, illustrated (color).
Watertown: Charlesbridge, 2006. Quarto. VG/VG DJ. Blue spine with white and yellow text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; dj is price-clipped on the upper lateral edge of the inside flap on the front; dj has a few indentations on the front near the top and a couple in the back towards the bottom; boards are strong and clean; pen writing on the front free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean.
New York: George H. Doran Company, 1923. 10mo; pp 225; G/G-; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight age toning toward edges; some chipping to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; some offsetting from frontispiece to title page; slight cracking to front gutter; previous owner's name to ffep; slight toning to interior; illustrated.
New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1879. Octavo; pp 228; Fair/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; full title: What Mr. Darwin Saw in His Voyage Round the World in the Ship "Beagle"; cloth has large chip to mid spine at rear joint; slight frying to spine edges; rubbed corners; stains to rear board; text block shows age toned exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue guard; previous owner's name to ffep; slight cracking to gutters; light stains to head edge; few incidental marks to endpapers.
Texas: Theodore Publishing, 1997. Fifth printing. Inscribed; Reprint; Quarto; VG+/no-DJ (as is); Spine is blue with orange text; Boards have light rubbing, general shelf wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, content is clear, faint age-toning, last page has two large closed tears, inscribed on front free-end paper, binding is strong; Pages not numbered; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to expedited and international orders.
San Diego: The Green Tiger Press, 1987. First Edition, First Printing. Large Thin Octavo; pp 99; VG/G; beige spine with black text; dust jacket has some chips to edges; mild wear to exterior; covers show only light wear to exterior; slight crease to front joint; text block shows little wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name inside front cover; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
New York: International Book and Publishing Company, 1899. 12mo; Fair; blue spines with gilt text; the famous tales series; 15 of 17 volumes only: Famous Tales of the Orient, pp 324; Famous Tales of Fairyland and Fancy, pp 200; Famous Tales of Barbarians and Savages, pp 279; Famous Classic Tales: The Odyssey, pp 394; Famous Tales of Olden France, pp 239; Famous Classic Tales: The Aeneid, pp 275; Famous Tales of Enchantment, pp 274; Famous Child Stories, pp 259; Famous Tales of Heroism, pp 274; Famous Tales of Battle, Camp and Siege, pp 257; Famous Occult Tales, pp 245; Famous Tales of Gods and Heroes, pp 258; Famous Classic Tales: The Iliad, pp 268; Famous Prose Idyls, pp 292; Famous Tales of Wonder, pp 206; cloths show some soiling to exteriors; beige titles, illustrations and borders to fronts; slight sun darkening to spines; some noticeable rubbing to edges; text blocks have age toned exterior edges with some spotting; chip to tail fore corner of p 9 of Famous Tales of Barbarians and Savages; cracking to gutter at pp 136-137 and front gutter of Famous Tales of Fairyland and Fancy; slight cracking to front hinge of Famous Tales of the Orient; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Paris: Librairie Hachette, 2001. Quarto; pp 42; VG-/no-DJ; red spine with grayish blue text; cloth has mild shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows little wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; French text; interior lightly toned; inscribed by Laurent de Brunhoff, son of author;.
Cleveland and New York: The World Publishing Company, 1963. First. Thin quarto; G+/no-DJ; orange spine with black text; boards are strong with light fading and age-toning, light scratching and scuffing, bumping and rubbing to corners, light staining; general textblock is clean with light age-toning, back paste-down has small note in pencil from previous owner in upper left corner; unpaginated. Book is missing dustjacket.
New York: Warner Books, Inc., 1979. First U.S. Printing. Large Oblong Octavo; unpaginated; Good; ivory spine with black and red text; no jacket; cloth has light sun darkening to exterior, otherwise clean; mild foxing to edges; strong boards; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Thames and Hudson, Inc., 1996. First U.S. Edition. Large Oblong Octavo; unpaginated; VG-; white spine with black text; no jacket; cloth has light soiling to exterior; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Buenos Aires: Aguilar, Altea, Taurus, Alfaguara S.A., 2005. Booklet [4x8]; pp 93; G/no-DJ; white/blue spine with black text; covers have light sunning toward edges; some wear to exterior; text block shows light age toning to edges; previous owner's name to ffep; light pencil; illustrated; Spanish text.
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1944. Square quarto. VG/Fair DJ. Brown and orange spine with black text; dj has multiple tears, with the largest extending 1.5 inches on the back and smaller areas that are rubbed away; more significant number of tears around the edges close to the dj flaps; dj is price-clipped on the front inside flap; some moderate edgewear around the spine and corners; some moisture exposure staining on the back pastedown and back free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean.
Indianapolis: Bobs-Merrill Company, 1956. 1st edition. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Comes with a red slipcase; Blue, tan, brown, and white spine with illustration of swords and tan and black text/title; dustjacket is mostly clean with mild edgewear; boards are strong and clean; pencil writing on front pastedown; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 263.
Garden City: Doubleday, 1971. Quarto; VG/VG; yellowed spine with red and black text; jacket has age toning, rubbing, wrinkling on back, small closed tear at back head edge; boards are strong and clean, slight bumping along tail edges; textblock has age toning, ex libris plate on front pastedown, otherwise clean.
New York: Viking Press, 1957. First Edition. thin 4to. picture book, unpaginated, VG-/VG; DJ, white lettering to blue spine; wear to hinges of spine and fore-edges of covers, age-toning to fore-edges, closed tears/creasing towards head and tail, slight material loss to corners, scattered light foxing/minor staining to covers; "$2.25" to front flap; DJ protected by mylar; green cloth boards, black lettering to spine; fading to margins and corners of boards, light foxing to corners; very mild bumping to corners; shelved Case 14.
Paris: Edite Par Marcus, 1944. Fair. Thin squarish 4to in off-white boards, no title on spine. Significant agetoning and foxing to boards, chipping along edges and spine, spine splitting, some light pencil marking and moisture staining to front. TEXT IN FRENCH. Profusely illustrated in full color. Foxing to endpages and to outer edge of most pages throughout. Shelved in Case # 13 (in a plastic bag).
London: Hodder and Stoughton, ca. 1912. Thick folio in beige hardcovers with black letters on spine; VG; some discoloration on boards and general fraying on edges; end pages discolored; light foxing on title page; thick paper with text in large print; tipped-in illustrations clean; pp. 120; a good copy by the famous Victorian illustrator; shelved in Case # 14; please contact us for shipping costs; DC consignment.
London: Hodder & Toughton, 1909. Limited Edition. large 4to., unpaginated; VG; spine tan with gilt lettering; bound in publishers white buckam with a pictorial stamped in gilt on front cover; spine has some wear and aging, cracking to head and tail; publishers gilt emblem on back cover, printed on inside boards and endpapers; top edge of textblock gilt, others uncut; no slipcase; 25 tipped in plates in excellent condition; of the 750 copies signed by Edward J. Detmold, this is no. 8; DC consignment; shelved case 14.
New York: Greenwillow Books, 1982. First Edition, First Printing. Large Thin Octavo; unpaginated; VG-/G; light blue spine with black text; library edition sticker to spine; dust jacket has lightly rubbed; minor chips to edges; price clipped front flap; cloth has light wear to exterior; some wear to corners; strong boards; text block shows little wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Philadelphia: Henry Altemus Company, 1900. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, white (soiled) without print; Boards in white, illustrated cloth with gold print, smudging, soiling, spotting, worn and tattered corners, edges, spine and spine caps, small surface tear to front near lower edge; Textblock has spotting and torn hinges at front endpapers and spotting rear endpapers, name in ink on front endpapers, occasional spotting/foxing to pages; 64 pages, illustrated, b&w plates.
New York and London: Charles Scribner's Sona, 1935. Octavo; pp 208; G+/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; cloth shows mild shelf wear to exterior; some soiling to exterior; slight rubbing to esxterior; black titles with illustration to paper label to front; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; pictorial endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; illustrated;.
London: Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons Ltd, 1965. First Editon. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; spine white (with partial image from front) and pink, blank; boards strong, fairly clean, some wear at spine head and tail, some wear on back joint of spine, minor edgewear; textblock clean, no marks or writing, no stains. no pagination.
New York: Arco Publishing Company, 1972. First Arco printing. Octavo; pp 235; G+/G-; Green spine with black text; dust jacket has rubbing and minor chipping to edges; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior, light sunning to spine; text block shows moderate wear to exterior edges, previous owner's book plate to front pastedown, slight numbers stamped to ffep, pencil to pp 28-30, 44-46, 92-93, 104;.
New York: Random House, 1940. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green without print; Boards in green illustrated paper and green cloth, edges and corners worn and exposed, surface scratches, shelfwear, slight staining to spine, wear to spine caps; Text block has slight smudge to front flyleaf, mild smudging to some pages, two pages have bottom outside corner clipped; unpaged, illustrated (color).
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2005. Large Thin Octavo; pp 121; VG-; peach/brown pictorial spine with brown text; no jacket; cloth has little wear to exterior; small sticker to front; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1932. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with brown print; Boards in tan cloth with brown print, bumps to outside corners and spine tail, wear to spine caps, some edgewear, cocked spine; Textblock has blue-tinted top edge, slight spotting to front and bottom edges, penciled prices on endpapers, shaken spine, intermittent spine breaks, stain to bottom and right edges of pp. 96-117; iv, 213 pages, frontispiece.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1940. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with brown print; Boards in tan cloth with brown print, bumped and frayed outside corners and spine caps, slight spotting and smudging, cocked spine; Textblock has blue-tinted top edge, slight spotting to front and bottom edges, pen and pencil markings on front endpaper, mild spotting/smudging to some pages; vi, 218 pages, frontispiece.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1927. First Edition, Early Issue. Octavo, 214 pages; Fair/none; bound in red cloth, green lettering to spine and front cover, shield design on front cover; moderate wear to binding, including fraying to corners and board edges, tear to middle of spine, spine faded and worn, fraying to head and tail of spine; lacking dust jacket; 214 pages plus six pages of ads at the rear. Three titles on the copyright page (Treasure, Cliff, Old Mill,which means very little, since additional Hardy Boy's titles didn't show up there utill 1931); ads at the rear with 29 Tom Swift titles - 7 Don Sturdy titles - 10 Radio Boys titles - 5 Garry Grayson titles - 5 X Bar X Boys titles. "t" in the word "talking" on line 12 of page 31 is complete;.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1928. First Edition, First Printing, Early State. Octavo, 212 pages, 8 pages ads; VG/VG; spine beige with blue lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; small closed tear to lower edge of rear cover, Some interior repair to jacket tears along lower edge and spine, mild shelfwear to corners, head and tail of spine; First Edition, with blank endpapers, red cloth cover, white spine, Rogers art on dust jacket, 7 titles on front flap; presumed early issue from 1929, due to the 7 titles on the front flap listing through 'The Secret of the Caves and the 8 titles on the ad in the rear listing through 'The Mystery of Cabin Island'; in excellent condition; LP consignment; shelved case 14.
New York: Random House, 1955. Octavo; Fourth printing; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, illustrated with white and black print; DJ in mylar, mild edgewear, slight shelfwear; Boards in pink cloth with grey print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has green-tinted top edge, small surface tear to front flyleaf, else clean and tight; 182 pages, illustrated.
Milwaukee, WI: Gareth Stevens Publishing, 1988. North American First Edition. slim, oblong 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. slick medium blue HC spine, has tiny black titles. largely pictorial covers, corners sharp and unabraded. text is brightly illustrated, mark-free. unpaginated, approx. 32 pp. ISBN# 0836811771.