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Boston: James R. Osgood & Co., 1871. First Edition. thin 12mo., 23pp.; VG; original printed orange paper wrapper; housed in a quarter morocco slipcase with chemise; in excellent condition; John Hay's first book with was preceded by some broadsides only. A career diplomat, he served early on as Lincoln's Secretary during the Civil War, and proceeded to become Secretary of State under McKinley; GP consignment; shelved case 0.
New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1957. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, dark blue with gold print; Boards in dark blue cloth with gold print, mildly cocked spine, slight wear to spine caps, mild shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on front pastedown, number stamp to front flyleaf, ink notation throughout; viii, 1068 pages.
Orono: National Poetry Foundation, University of Maine, 1993. Octavo; G-; Paperback; Spine, blue with black print; Cover has creasing to spine and rear, curling to corners, slight peeling to plastic overlay, mild edgewear, vendor label on rear; Text block has mild spotting to edges, yellow highlighting throughout; 511 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w plates).
Boston: Phillips, Sampson and Company, 1858. New Edition. Large Octavo, 691 pages; VG; bound in brown leather, blind-stamped motif to boards, paneled spine with gilt lettering; blind-roll to board edges; marbled boards; all edges of text block gilt; frontispiece and engraved title page; numerous illustrations throughout; mild foxing throughout; shelved front case.
New York, NY: The Macmillan Company, 1927. First. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Blue spine with gold text; Boards strong, generally clean, indentation at front cover tail corner, rubbing at both ends of spine, dampstaining on front cover, spine lettering and front cover illustration gilt faded with age; Textblock darkened with age, generally clean, strong musty odor, spine cocked, name of previous owner inscribed on front free endpaper, light penciled underlining in text, Errata statement pasted in before Forward, previous owner's notations inscribed on back pastedown; pp 352.
Vermont: Edward Smith, 1833. Sold as is. 12 mo. 2 volumes. Poor condition for Volume I and Very Poor condition for Volume II/no DJ. Covers have tears around the joints and hinges. Completely detached for volume 2 from the joint; boards are softer and show significant signs of aging; folded over on the front free end paper; and folded for few pages after that; textblock has scattered foxing throughout all the pages for volumes I and II; pencil markings in the shape of an x on p. 151 and 217 on Volume I. Volume I pp. 293 and Volume 2 pp. 312.
London: Gay and Bird, 1906. First Edition. Octavo, 120 pages; VG; in tan cloth boards, black lettering on spine, black, red, and yellow illustration on front board; gift inscription on ffep; spine slightly cocked, boards slightly bowed; Oliver Herford was a writer, artist, and illustrator whose cartoons and humorous verse appeared in journals such as Life, Woman's Home Companion, Century Magazine, Harper's Weekly, The Masses and Punch; an incredibly scarce book; shelved case 0.
Buenos Aires, Argentina: Zurburan Editions, 1996. English Edition. oversize Qto. VG+/VG+. tall, bright red DJ spine with white block lettering for author and title, edition indicator and white symbol at tail. fully illustrated jacket front, very glossy and smooth jacket front with white author along upper edge and gold-tone large main title aligned centrally above the bottom edge. red clothbound volume, shallowly incised with golden metallic titling down spine and upon front panel, enlarged titling repeats in decorative gilt. sharp corners, spine ends neat. thick ivory stock for the poetry and prose. for this English edition the text reprinted from The Gaucho Martin Fierro by J. Hernandez, translated by C,E, Ward. Copyright 1967 SUNY. bright and detailed illustrations: 51 reproduced paintings, b/w drawing vignettes and more. spot-free interior, gently read and thick stock corners neatly aligned. edges a smooth, even ivory all sides. 217 pp. ISBN# 9879022157. Argentine Gaucho Poetry.
Berlin: Euphorian Verlag, 1923. Limited Edition, #52/100. Folio, unpaginated; G+; bound in publisher's vellum, blue lettering on cover and spine; mild soiling to boards, moderate bowing; interior clean; Binding signed by Euphorion Einband in Berlin on rear pastedown; slight offsetting to front endpapers from vellum; text in German; shelved case 11.
Londini [London]: typis Jac. Bettenham, 1742. 8vo., 15pp., 319 pp., 11pp. index; VG; leather-bound brown boards, five-paneled maroon spine, gilt lettering to black paper title label; rebacked with new spine and previous boards; moderate shelfwear (e.g., scuffing to boards, rubbing and fraying to edges of boards, bumping and fraying to corners); top-edge of text-block dark, fore- and bottom-edges speckled red, age-toning to text-block; age-toning and chipping/tearing to margins of original endpapers; interior clean; text in Greek and Latin, in parallel columns, with title page in Latin; shelved Case 4.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1939. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; spine blue with gilt lettering; boards strong, clean, dampstain on back top edge near the spine head, small dampstains (smaller than dimes), spine head and tail worn through to board, comers slightly bumped; textblock clean, minor agetoning, back hinge about half cracked (top), several pages dogeared, free of highlighting/underlining. pp 269.
Oxford: Oxford University Press; Clarendon Press, 1970. First Edition [OXFORD LIBRARY OF EAST ASIAN LITERATURE]. 8vo., 314 pp., VG/VG; overall mild wear to DJ, "£3.25p net / 65s. net / UK only" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; navy blue cloth boards, gold lettering to spine: overall mild wear to boards, sharp edges to joints, interior clean; contains tipped-in addition by the publisher titled "Corrigenda to The Poems of Li Ho"; shelved Case 0.
Amsterdam: Broer Jansz, 1635. First Edition. Small Quarto, , 382 pages; G; bound in contemporary worn calf, rebacked with brown calf, black label with gilt lettering; lacking pages 383-400; with 18 out of 19 emblems and 2 other plates of symbolic character; with engraved title page; first 6 pages with repair to gutter; names written to front pastedown; scarce; shelved case 0.
New York: D. Mallory, 1825. 32mo; 2 volumes; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown leather, worn corners and tattered spine caps, hinges worn and tearing (vol.1), creasing and chipping to spines, small surface tears; Text blocks have spotting to edges, foxing and age-toning to paper; "Consisting of: The Queen's Wake; The Pilgrims of the Sun; Mador of the Moor; &c., including all his celebrated national, pathetic, humorous and love songs"-- title page; 2 volumes (xii, 263, 266 pages).
Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, n.d. 18mo; pp 288; G-/no-DJ; green spine with gilt decorations and green text; original publisher's cloth has slight wear to joint and corners; gilt decorations to front with red text; intact panels; text block has red painted exterior edges, as is; broken hinges; interior slightly age toned; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; offset toning to table of contents and facing pages; frontispiece with tissue guard; light foxing to frontispiece; NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 4, in Netdesk office.
Paris: Aubier, Editions Montaigne, 1943. Edition revue et corrigee. Octavo; “Edition revue et corrigee”; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print; Boards in red leather, spine is torn (separated) along rear hinge and most of front hinge, wear to corners, surface tears to spine caps, wear to bottom edge, slight spotting and shelfwear to boards; Text block has marbled endpapers, green ribbon marker, tanning to endpapers, ink annotations to title page, light amount of pencil annotations within; German with French translation on facing pages; 480 pages.
London, New York & Montreal: The Abbey Press, Publishers, 1901. Small Octavo; G/no-DJ; Dark green spine with yellow text; Boards have moderate shelf wear such as fraying spine edges, bumped corners, lightly rubbed edges and light staining on front; Text block has darkened due to age with deckled fore edge and unmarked pages; missing front end papers; pp 375.
Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin & Company, 1887. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Dark yellow spine with brown text; Boards have rubbed exterior and corners, slight moisture stains and general shelfwear; Textblock is age toned with foxing on various pages throughout; Front free endpaper has pencil markings, another front free endpaper has been torn out; pp 357.
Cambridge: Houghton Mifflin & co., 1894. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, white with gold print; Boards quarter bound with white cloth to spine and grey illustrated cloth to boards, mild wear to corners and spine caps, smudging/shelfwear, toning to spine; Text block has gilt top edge, name in ink on front flyleaf, tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; unnumbered leaves, frontispiece, illustrated.
Cambridge: Riverside Press, 1893. Limited Edition. Octavo; VG-; Full vellum covers, with gilt lettering; Silk bookmark and silk ties; Some bowing to covers; Foxing to edges of text block as well as on first/last pages of the text; Wear along edges, some scuffing; Interior clean and free of marking; Upper edge gilt, fore edge deckle cut; Previous owner's bookplate. From a limited edition of 250, this copy is unnumbered. Shelve: Case 0.
California: University of California Press, 1974. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/No-DJ; Spine is light brown with gold and black text; Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing to corners, light age-toning, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 236.
London: Vernor and Hood, Cuthell and Martin, et al. 1802. New Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; G; bound in contemporary blind-tooled calf, rebacked with 20th century spines, burgundy labels with gilt lettering preserved; mild rubbing and wear to boards; marbled endpapers and text-block; front board of volume 1 detached; bookplate to front pastedowns; interiors clean; bound by Carss, Glasgow, with their sticker; shelved above Homer.
London: printed by W. Bowyer, for Bernard Lintott between the Temple-Gates, 1715-1720. First Edition. Small Folios, 6 volumes; VG-: bound in contemporary full calf, boards stamped in blind, spines stamped in gilt, spines paneled with gilt titling to labels; moderate rubbing and wear to boards, chipping to head and tail of spines, front board of volume two partially separated; with frontispiece, map, and 5 engraved illustrations on 2 plates to volume 1; engraved folding plate to vol. 2; folding plate in volume 5; 2 bookplates to front pastedown of volumes 1-5; half title in volume 1, dedications in volumes 2-6; shelved case 0.
Edinburgh: James Hunter, 1792. Octavo, 392 pages,  index; VG-; bound in full contemporary brown leather boards, rebacked with new paneled brown leather spine, previous burgundy label with gilt lettering and border preserved, new endpapers; boards have moderate wear; foxing to beginning and end of volume, majority of interior free; title page has mild wear and age-toning, more severe than the rest of the volume; shelved case 0.
London: E. Moxon, Son, and Co., 1878. Folio; pp 63; Fair/paperback; light brown spine without text; missing exterior layer to spine; stiff black front board; missing rear board; some scruffing wear to exterior; light tape residue to front; small chips to edges; text block has broken hinges; all edges gilt; some light foxing to most pages throughout; frontispiece with tissue guard; illustrated;.
Baltimore: The John Hopkins Press, 1967. Reprinted. Octavo; G-; red spines with gilt text; 2 volumes: vol. 1, 1692-1711, pp 537; vol. 2, 1711-1729, pp 587; no jackets; cloths have slightly soiled exteriors; mild sunning to spines; blind-stamped borders to panels; strong boards; minor wear to edges and corners; text blocks have modest soiling to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffeps; light pencil; tight bindings; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Alhambra: John G. Braun, 1968. Quarto; G+/no-DJ; Orange spine with black text; Boards have slight shelfwear, lightly rubbed corners, covered in plastic; Textblock is age toned, 1 brown stain on fore edge exterior and 1 brown smudge on head edge exterior, mark at the bottom of back free endpaper; pp 158.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996. Octavo; Reprinted 2002; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with blue print; Boards in green paper with blue print, slight shelfwear, clean and strong; Text block has remainder mark on bottom edge, missing front flyleaf, owner stamp on half-title page, slight amount of pencil annotation; xxxviii, 473 pages.
Cantabrigiae [Cambridge]: Cambridge, 1711. small 4to., , xxviii, 310, , 460pp.; G+; bound in brown leather, spine paneled with gilt tooling, red label with gilt lettering; wear to hinges, some cracking primarily to front hinge; general wear to boards, corners, head and tail of spine; bumping to corners; water damage to upper fore corners of both boards, only impacts first three pages and rear twelve, does not impact text, staining to boards; bookplate to front pastedown; engraved title page dated 1708 and half-title, engraved printer's device on title-pages; text in latin; shelved case 3.
Antuerpiae [Antwerp]: Apud Officina Plantiniana, 1608. small quarto, , 839 pages,  index; VG; bound in early brown leather, paneled spine with gilt lettering and tooling; moderate wear and rubbing to boards; chipping to head and tail of spine; small bookplate to front pastedown, small piece of paper tipped onto rear pastedown; interior clean; with engraved portraits of Horace and Laevinius Torrentius; shelved case 3.
London: Doig and Sterling and Peter Griffin, 1815. Octavo; pp 859; G-; red spine with gilt text; no jacket; rebound; cloth has slight wear to exterior, due to handling; mild sunning to spine; slightly splayed boards; minor wear to edges and corners; text block shows age toned exterior edges; marbled endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; some foxing to frontispiece and title page; interior shows moderate age toning; good binding;.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1940. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; brown spine with tan text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, spotting on back, edgewear, price clipped; boards are strong, slight rubbing along tail edges; textblock has edgewear, minor spotting on front pastedown, date written in pen on front endpaper, newspaper article taped to page 252, staining from article on page 253, otherwise clean; pp 264.
West Kingston: Donald M. Grant, 1972. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has light edgewear, toning to spine, top edge, and flap folds; Boards in red cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 109 pages, frontispiece (color), illustrated (b&w drawings).
Rhode Island: Donald M. Grant, 1970. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 55 pages; VG/VG; spine white with black lettering; dust jacket protected by mylar cover; some scuffing to the dust jacket, which has left visible marks; price unclipped '$3.00'; minor staining to the paste down and ffep from binders glue; small tear to the lower forecorner on page 30-31, shelved below front desk.
Sauk City, WI: Arkham House, 1957. First Edition, First State. thin 8vo., 86 pp., VG/VG; DJ black with white illustration, white lettering to spine; mild wear to covers, particularly to back cover; very mild rubbing to edges of DJ; mild foxing to margins of back flap; price uncut "$3.00" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; black cloth boards, gold lettering to spine faded), text legible; text to spine reads from head to tail of spine as done in Europe, indicating a First State; bumping/rubbing to head and tail of spine; rubbing/mild foxing to edges and corners of boards, mild rubbing to boards; mild age-toning/foxing to text-block; aged paste staining to endpapers; INSCRIBED by Lord to ffep; interior clean; Howard's second book published by Arkham House as a limiting printing of 536, with 436 First State copies and 100 Second State copies; LP consignment; shelved Case 3, Dupont.
Boston: Ticknor and Company, 1886. Enlarged Edition. Octavo soft cover bound in tan vellum in Good + condition. Covers are bowed and have moderate soil-rubbing. Bookstore book plate inside rear cover, otherwise no markings to text. Untrimmed edges and some pages are uncut. Binding is sturdy. Minor shelf wear. 223 pp. Faint age-toning to some of text block. This is the enlarged edition, which included 4 additional poems not found in the 1873 edition. - Shelve Case # 0 [Spine is tan vellum with red & black text].
Key West, FL: Danne Hughes, 1994. Large 12mo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Thin purple spine with rose gold lines and no text: Covers are very clean with minimal shelfwear, price sticker on back, gold sticker on front stating "Fallout Literary Award Winner": Textblock exterior is clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: ISSN- 10767835: 40 pp.
Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1919. First thus. Thin octavo. Good with no DJ. Blue spine with red lettering. Rubbing to the top of the rear cover. Binding slightly loose. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by the author to the front free end paper. Includes advertising flyer for the book. Text pages clean and legible. 127pp.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1961. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 93 pages; VG/G; spine is dark green with faded white lettering; dust jacket has moderate wear along the top and bottom edges and along the sides of the spine, has chipping at the top and bottom of the spine and on the fore edge corners, has several small open and closed tears, has minor discoloration throughout; binding has minimal cocking and shelf wear; pages clear; shelved Case 2.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1951. First Edition. Octavo, 75 pages; VG/VG; spine is faded yellow with black lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut '$2.00', has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, with occasional small tears, has chipping at at the top and bottom of the spine and on the fore edge corners, spine has heavy discoloration; binding and pages clear; shelved case 2.