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London: Heron Books, 1970. First thus. 5 Volumes include: Langland to Spender; Marlowe to Marvill; Milton to Goldsmith; Blake to Poe; Tennyson to Yeats. Octavo; G+ condition hardcovers; Tan spine with gold text; Boards strong, clean, cracking along front hinges of a few volumes (binding unaffected); Textblock shows some minor marks on exterior, otherwise clean; Binding strong. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Oxford: Yoknapatawpha Press, 1983. Octavo. VG/Fair DJ. White spine with pink text/title; dustjacket has offsetting on the front and back, but otherwise mostly clean; dj has moderate edgewear (closed tears, with the largest ones extending about about 2.5 inches and 1.5 inches on the front); dj has a small light yellow moisture exposure staining on the front; boards are strong and clean; INSCRIBED by author on the front free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 88.
New York: Brooklyn Museum, 1982. First limited edition (#93 of 1,000); signed by artist and poet. Oblong thin quarto in grey soft covers with burgundy letters; VG; minimal soiling; clean paper, text, and drawings; special signature page at the end; tiny crease on top right front cover; shelved in case # 11.
Calcutta: New Directions, 1967. First. Thin Octavo; G-/G-; Tan spine with dark blue & red text; Dust jacket has moderately age toned exterior with fraying edges, some small tears along edges & spine; Boards have some foxing and shadow toning along edges and sturdy; Text block is slightly age toned; Inscribed by the author.
Robert E Barnett, 2010. First Edition. Private printing, Octavo; VG/Wraps; Red spine with black text; Moderate shelf wear to covers, slight curling of cover at front exterior head edge otherwise clean, [AUTHOR'S INSCRIPTION] on title page; Page curling at exterior text block head edge, text block clean; 283 pp.
London: Allen Lane, 1974. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; light blue and black spine, white and light blue lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, ex-library stickers on spine, ex-library sticker on rear, price cut, interior age toned, tape on interior flaps; boards slightly bowed, minor shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, tape marks on pastedowns, minor soiling on front end paper, ex-library stamps and insert on rear end paper, penned text on rear pastedown; text block age toned, folding on head fore corners of front blanks, penciling on title page, ex-library stamp on copyright page, closed tear on fore edge of page 537, penciling on pages 537 and 538, soiling on exterior edges; First Edition; xvii, 539pp.
Paris: The Limited Editions Club, 1940. 23/1500. Octavo; pp 278; G/paperback; light blue spine with red text; numbered, limited edition; number 23 of 1500; spine shows mild sun fading to spine; wraps to covers; small chip to spine tail edge; intact panels; text block has foxing to exterior edges; deckled edges; some foxing sprinkled lightly throughout; noticeable foxing to endpapers, as is; French text;.
Paris: Perrotin, Libraire, 1866. Nouvelle edition populaire. Quarto; Nouvelle edition populaire; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, worn, exposed corners, tatted spine caps, scuffing to raised bands and hinges, stains and shelfwear, large stain on rear; Text block has gilt edges, cracked hinges, mild amount of foxing to pages; “Ornée de 161 dessins inédits et de vignettes nombreuses par MM. Andrieux, Bayard, Crépon … [et al.]”— title page; Text in French; vii, 648 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
London and Edinburgh: Edward & Charles Dilly; A. Kincaid & J. Bell; and William Creech, 1771-1774. Second. Square quarto; good+/none; white spine with black text; quarter-bound w/tan boards; ex libris, footprint of bookplate; stamp; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; light toning and foxing spots; fore-edge, some closed tears; Book One, 32 pp.; Book Two, vii, 32 pp.; hinges, split starts; spine, reinforced; edges, chipping; boards, rubbed, scars; else very good.
New York: Collins and Co., 1812. 32mo; G- Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards quarter bound with brown leather to spine and marbled paper to boards, wear to corners and spine caps, spine caps chipping, wear to hinges, significant shelfwear to paper on boards; Text block has yellow tint to edges, owner bookplate on front pastedown, name in ink on front endpapers, cracked hinges, foxing to endpapers, binding is tight, clean text; ix, 125 pages. NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 4, in Netdesk office.
Detroit: Gale Research Company. Quarto; VG-; Hardcovers; Blue spines with gold texts; Boards of vol.1 have moderate marks to the front and rear exteriors, boards of vol.2 have strong marks and stains to the rear and front exteriors; spines of both volumes are slightly discolored also both boards have bumping to the corners and edges but boards are sturdy; Text blocks, except minor marks to the edges are clean. 817p. (Vol.1 ); 741p. (Vol.2) Oversized book.Additional shipping and handling needed for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping may not be available. Contact seller for details.
Marseille: Civile et Militaire, de J, Clappier, 1853. Octavo; good+/wraps; yellow spine with no text; black text on front panel; minor edge wear and bumping; text block, clean; uncut; foxing starts; 213 pp.; split starts, gutter with missing spine cover; loose signatures but not entirely separate; wax paper protector; some tears; else very good; ---TEXT IN FRENCH.
New York: Farrar & Rinehart Inc., 1936. First Edition. Octavo; G/G; Brown spine with dark red text; DJ shows 1 inch open tears on head and tail spine, slight open tears along corners, has mylar exterior; Boards strong, wear on exterior head, soiling along front and back pasteboard; Textblock age-toned, faint stain on page 38; Binding strong; 80pp.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran and Company, 1929. Second Edition. Octavo, 376 pages; VG; bound in publisher's blue cloth with paper labels, red lettering to spine; housed in a VG gray paper slipcase; Signed on title page by Benét, "with all good wishes from"; color illustrated endpapers by George Illian; shelved case 0.
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1942. Octavo; 2 Volumes in slipcase; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print on a red ground; Slipcase blue with slight shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print on a red ground, mild wear to corners and spine caps, minor shelfwear; Text block has red-tinted top edge, embossed owner stamp on front endpapers, owner bookplate on front flyleaf of v. 1, mild tanning to endpapers; 2 volumes (xiv, 487, 483 pages).
New York: Book-of-the-Month Club, 1980. Octavo; First Printing; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ in slipcase; Spine, tan with brown print; Slipcase in purple cloth, mild wear to corners, small area of cloth coming unglued at bottom corner; DJ in mylar, clean and bright; Boards in red and purple cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight, brown ribbon marker; xv, 360 pages, illustrated.
New York, NY: Duffield and Green, 1933. First. Octavo; VG-/G+; Tan spine with green text; DJ clean with shelfwear and edgewear, chipping at corners and top of spine, two small closed tears along front cover tail edge, two open tears along back cover top edge, closed and probably repaired tears running down back cover edge of spine to middle of spine; Boards strong, clean, age-discoloration around edges of boards and along spine; Textblock darkened with age otherwise clean, top edge inkstain intact; pp 153.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1942. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in black cloth, gilt lettering; boards strong, general shelfwear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on fore corners, ex-library plate on front paste down, browning and minor soiling on front paste down, browning and torn paper on front end paper, browning in rear interior; text block age toned, stamp and penciling on copyright page, stamp and insert on page v, open tear on tail edge of page 3, occasional pen and pencil marks, occasional slight tearing on fore edge, stamps on exterior head and tail edges; ix, 299pp.
London, Great Britain: Little, Brown and Company, 1998. Reprint. small, squarish 8vo. VG/VG. slim, dark navy glossy DJ spine with ivory titling, white publisher. mild superficial wear, rubbing and light impressions to jacket panels. glossy HC panels, a match to the exterior DJ cover. decorative striping in navy/red for endpapers. poetry and colored drawings, profusely illustrated throughout. 120 pp. ISBN# 031688890.
1890. Autograph Manuscript, Four pages in French, 4.25" x 6.5", Lille; [ca. May-June] 1890. Poem, consisting of 23 stanzas [24th stanza crossed out], written by Bernard for his sister Madeleine when he was in Lille during the months of May-June 1890. In his poem, Bernard reminisces about their strolls in Pont-Aven, where they traveled together in the summer of 1888, "in the time of the time of the prophet Gauguin?" [His sister was for a time in love with Gauguin], and refers to places they visited and experiences they shared. He ends the poem with reflections on Lille's inhabitants, their clothing and appearances, and what secrets they conceal.; Consignment; shelved case 0.
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1973. First Edition. Octavo: G+/G-: Shades of gray and black spine with orange and yellow text: DJ is in mylar sheath, age toned with general shelfwear, chipping to cornerws and head and tail of spine, staining on back: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing to edges and some to boards, some fraying to corners and head and tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock exterior has foxing to head and fore edges, splatter paint remainder marks to tail edges, some age toning to text, front end paper signed by the author: First Edition: 293 pp.
Madras: New Century Book House Private Limited, 1966. First edition. Octavo; G+/G; Tan spine with black text; Dustjacket front cover has some damp stains at top, DJ age toned and has rubbing, spine edges and upper left of front cover chipped, elsewhere edges have short closed tears, DJ flaps are glued to insides of boards; Boards bowed, boards have scuffs, minor edge wear, and a few small damp stains, pastedowns age toned, binding strong; Textblock age toned and has some foxing, interior clean; 75 pp.
Athens: Efstathiadis Group, 1983. 12mo: G+/no-DJ paperback: White spine with very dark green (almost black) text: Covers have general shelfwear, some mild age toning to back, binding slightly tilted but solid: Textblock has s slight ripple rubbing the length by spine, pages clean and unmarked: 125 pp.
New York: Barnes & Noble Books/Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc., 1977. first U.S. edition. Octavo; VG-/G+; yellow spine with brown text; dust jacket shows rubbed exterior, mostly on rear; minor edge wear; sticker on front flap; cloth has lightly sunned exterior; minor edge wear; panels are intact & strong; text block shows minor wear on exterior edges, due to use; tight binding; pp 203.
London: The Folio Society, 1994. 18mo; Third printing; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Slipcase in brown paper, slight fading to open edge, else clean and strong; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Printed text/original plates on facing pages; xviii, 54 pages + 54 color plates.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1980. Two folio volumes. Blue cloth, illustrated dust jackets, publisher's slipcase. With 537 watercolor drawings and 43 engravings. VG/VG. Volumes clean and tight, no markings. Dust jackets slightly worn at extremities, small chips at corners. Slipcase worn at extremities. Heavy set, will require extra shipping. Shelve by Front Door.
[Toyko]: Hokuseido, 1952. Early Editions. Octavos, 4 volumes; VG/Fair; in original beige dust jackets depicting scenes, black lettering; dust jackets in varying condition, all protected in mylar, volume 1 lacking spine, numerous tears and chips, volume 2 and 3 with mild chipping, primarily to heads and tails of spines, corners, volume 4 lacking head of spine, some chipping; browning to pages, as usual; Text is primarily in English and Japanese; Volumes I and III have colored frontispieces; AM consignment; shelved above espionage.
Firenze: G. Barbèra, 1873. 24mos, 3 volumes; VG; bound in vellum, with marbled endpapers; spines have some gilt tooling and a red label with gilt lettering; mild wear to boards; top edge of text block gilt; volume 1 has spayed boards, with the endpapers sticking to the pastedowns; slight age-toning; frontispiece with tissue-guard in each volume; text in Italian; shelved case 7.
Paris: Chez Poncelin, 1801. 12mos., 11 volumes; VG; bound in full brown calf, paneled spines with gilt tooling and lettering; all edges of text blocks gilt; marbled endpapers; blue ribbon in each volume; each volume with title page, half-title, illustrated title page, and numerous copper engravings; light wear to bindings; some mild age-toning; text in French; shelved case 0.
New York, NY: Boni and Liveright, Inc., 1922. US Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. toned ivory HB spine has stamped brown type for titling centered. adjacent panels are a brown paperboard. light abrading to sides, edges, ends and corners. bookplate of prior owner on left fep. contents clear, a tinge of toning, slight to some marginal areas. age-toned head-edge, roughly trimmed slim fore-edge and tail. 101 pp.
Orlando: University Presses of Florida. First Edition Thus. 8vo., 58 pp., VG; white and black pictorial cloth boards with blue lettering to spine and front cover; bumping to head and tail of spine and to corners; mild rubbing to bottom edge of boards; interior clean; INSCRIBED by Bogin on ffep ("for Renee Butler, remembering MacDowell and all the happy days"), dated August 31, 1983; contains four manuscripts of poems typed at the MacDowell Colony (an artist's retreat in Peterborough, NJ) in August 1983 ("A Summer Night on Long Island," "Lines for Jerome," "Notes on a Black Sheep," "On Hearing an Aluminum Disc Again of My Voice in 1938"); shelved Poetry.
Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1946. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, brown with white print; DJ has small tears at top and bottom edges, edgewear, mild shelfwear; Boards in brown paper with tan print, mild wear to corners, bottom edge, and spine caps; Text block clean and tight, owner embossed stamp on front flyleaf; Inscribed in ink by author on title page; 68 pages.
Buenos Aires: Emece Editores, S.A., 1966,1967,1968. Mixed Editions. 10mo; G/no-DJ; burgundy spines with gilt text and ruling to spines; 3 volumes; cloths have moderate rubbing to exteriors; slight buckling to exterior front of vol. 1; chipped head spine edge to vol. 2; minor wear to corners; strong boards; text blocks show some wear to exterior edges; green decorative endpapers; slight age toning to endpaper edges; previous owner's name to title pages; interior clean; [SPANISH TEXT].
Buenos Aires: Libreria Editorial El Ateneo, 1999. Small Octavo; pp 157; VG/G; black/grayish green spine with beige text; dust jacket has slight shelf wear to exterior; lightly toned flaps; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows very light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; tight binding; Spanish text.
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1985. First Edition. Large octavo; pp 95; VG-/G; dark brown spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows moderate wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Milan: Aldo Martello Editore, 1958. Folio; VG-/G- Hardcover w/ dustjacket; White spine with Illustration and Black text; Dustjacket covered by plastic, very large open tear along head edge of rear cover, closed tear near top corner of front cover, plastic has two large open tears on back cover and closed tear along tail edge of front cover, moderate edgewear, moderate shelfwear; Boards strong, clean, bowing to both covers; Textblock has faint foxing to both endpapers, photos starting to separate from pages, otherwise clean; Text in Italian Oversize Book. Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].