New York: A. L. Burt Company. 12mo: VG-/G+: Off white spine with dark blue text: DJ shows age with multiple chipped areas mostly concentrated along bottom edges and tail, scuffs and discolorations: Boards are strong with some fraying due to shelfwear: Textblock shows some foxing and light dust staining, pages darkened with age but free of markings, folds and tears: 314 pp.
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New York: Gnome Press, 1948. First Edition Thus. 8vo, 256 pp., VG-/VG-; light blue DJ with black lettering, white illustration of a dragon to spine and front cover; mild-to-moderate wear to DJ, small blue stain to head of spine along with closed tears, price uncut "$3.00" to bottom right corner of front flap, covers protected by mylar; light blue cloth boards, navy blue lettering to spine; mild cocking/fading to spine (lettering legible), bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine, wear to edges; age-toning/wear to text-block; very mild age-toning to interior, text clear and legible; notations in pencil to top left corner of back paste-down; stories in this edition originally appeared in Weird Tales, Mystery Magazine, and The Dance Magazine; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
Chapel Hill, NC: Carcosa, 1975. First Edition Thus. large 8vo., 587 pp., VG/VG; spine green with black text; mild wear to DJ, price uncut "$15.00" to front flap, covers protected by mylar; black cloth boards, metallic red lettering to spine; general wear more so to text-block than boards, light foxing/mild waving to text-block; slight rounding to tail of spine, boards somewhat shaken, binding tight; SIGNED by both Price and Evans to illustrated bookplate affixed to ffep; interior clean and bright; shelved Case 8.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1942. Octavo; VG/VG-; Red spine with small illustration of a cowboy on tail end, small blue label, white text. DJ has a Brodart cover jacket, shelf wear, rubbing and chipping on edges, age toned spine; Boards have rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has minor age toning, previous owner's personal inscription on front end paper, otherwise, clean, free of marks on pages; pp 251.
Philadelphia, PA: Crissy & Markley, 1851 (approx). First. Small Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Brown spine with gold text; Boards strong with significant age-related wear and tear, the front and back covers have general spotting and staining, the back cover has several dark half-circle stains, the edges are slightly bent and rubbed, the spine is cocked pushing the front cover forward, the edges of the spine are rubbed and frayed, and the front cover is beginning to separate from the textblock; Textblock is darkened and stained with age, the name of a prior owner is written on the front free-end page, the front inner hinge is slightly cracked, in lieu of a half title page there is a color illustration of a rose that has held its vibrancy, and there are loose ligatures throughout the textblock; pp 310.
New York, NY: Pantheon Books, 2001. First American Edition; English Language Edition, translated from the original German. small 8vo. VG+/VG+. half goldenrod and remainder brown illustration widely extends jacket-wide with contrast titling in white characters. snug DJ over compact black HB cloth volume spine with stamped gold titling, adjacent boards black paperboard and in neat shape.SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. tightly bound, no marks to its ivory textblock contents. 308 pp. ISBN#.
Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1879. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with black print, faded; Boards in flowered cloth with black and red print, corners worn, spine caps tattered, smudging/shelfwear; Text block has endpapers torn at front and rear hinges, exposing binding, taped tear to front flyleaf, name in ink on front endpapers, slight spotting to edges, tanning to endpapers, foxing to title page and small number of interior pages; 222, 202 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
New York: Paul S. Eriksson, Inc., 1973. First U.S. Edition. Small octavo; pp 221; VG-/G; yellow spine with black text; dust jacket has moderate rubbing wear to exterior; some chipping to corners; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong panels; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges; interior clean.
Providence, RI: The Buffalo Book Co., 1946. First Edition, 1/500 Copies. 8vo., 303 pp., VG-/VG-; DJ, white spine with green lettering, yellow/green/yellow pictorial front cover; wear/age-toning to covers of DJ; chipping to edges and corners of DJ, with material loss to head and tail of spine and corners; age-toned tape to interior of DJ at bottom corner of back cover/back flap and to top of back cover towards hinge; price uncut "$3.00" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; green cloth boards; yellow lettering to spine (faded), text legible; bumping to head and tail of spine, mild cocking to spine; mild wear to boards, bumping to corners of boards, mild cocking to boards; age-toning to text-block; creasing to bottom corners of text-block from bumping/cocking to boards; interior clean; frontispiece; scarce in dust jacket; LP consignment; shelved Case 8.
Reading, PA: Fantasy Press, 1951. First Edition. 10mo; pp 306; Fair/G-; black spine with pink and white text; dust jacket has light foxing toward edges; few minor chips to corners; mylar wraps; cloth has some sun ageing to spine and exterior edges; sturdy boards; text block shows some foxing to exterior edge; light dampstaining to head edge; frontispiece; text pages clean; illustrated;.
New York: Rinehart & Company, Inc., 1956. First Edition. 10mo; pp 310; G/G-; dark pink spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight sun fading to exterior; minor wear to joints; tape mend to spine edges; flaps adhered to pastedowns; cloth has mild wear to exterior; modest rubbing to edges; clean exterior; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; ex-library with stamp to exterior head and tail edges; ex-library markings to half title page; interior slightly toned; sticker remnants to rear endpaper;.
New York: Exposition Press, 1959. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; navy and tan spine with blue and tan text; jacket has age toning, rubbing, edgewear, price clipped on front flap; boards are strong, faint sunning and spotting along spine, minor edgewear; textblock has age toning, spotting along head edge, otherwise clean; pp 170.
The International Wizard of Oz Club, Inc., 1985. Octavo; pp 186; VG/VG-; yellow spine with red text; this is number 357 of 500 limited editions; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, sunned spine; cloth has very slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Kinderhook, IL: International Wizard of Oz Club, 1972. First Edition. Quarto; VG/No jacket hardcover; Blue spine with no lettering; Boards are straight with some very minor wear at the edges and the corners; Binding is tight; Text block is bright and clean; First edition, only appr. 100 copies printed in light blue cloth. 92 pages.
Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1987. First English Edition. Thick Octavo; pp 798; VG/G; blue pictorial spine with white and silver text; dust jacket has only light wear to exterior; mild edge wear; cloth has very light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows little wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; illustrated;.
New York: Avalon Books, 1957. 10mo; pp 223; VG-/VG; red/green pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket shows mild sun fading to exterior; clean exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has faint line around tail edge, otherwise clean; strong, intact panels; text block has light tone to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Reading, PA: Fantasy Press, 1947. First Edition. 10mo; pp 227; G/G; black spine with red text; dust jacket shows modest wear to exterior; mild wear to corners and edges; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight rubbing to edges; exterior clean; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; patterned endpapers; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York: Pellegrini & Cudahy, 1952. Octavo; pp 295; G/G-; sunned light red spine with ivory and black text; an anthology of science-fiction; dust jacket has modest sunning to exterior; minor chips to edges; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has slight smudges to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edge; deckled fore edge;.
San Francisco: Underwood-Miller, 1983. Limited Edition [#177/500]. tall 8vo., 334 pp., VG/VG; pink DJ, gold lettering to spine and front cover; very mild wear to DJ (e.g., rubbing to corners and to head and tail of spine at hinge); price uncut "$30.00" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; red and black marbled cloth boards, gold lettering to spine; very mild shelfwear to boards (e.g., mild foxing to top edge of text-block at gutter, mild scratching to middle of fore-edge); buckling to red marbled endpapers; interior clean; SIGNED by Vance to tan limitation page, No. 177 out of 500 numbered copies; frontispiece; LP consignment; shelved Case 8.
New York: The Hampton Publishing company, 1927. Octavo; pp 332; G-/no-DJ; navy spine with gilt text; original's publisher's cloth shows noticeable rubbing and soiling to exterior; black titles with illustration to paper label to front; slight stain to front tail edge; slight sunning to spine; text block has slight soiling to exterior edges; some foxing to first few pages; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; illustrated; good binding;.
New York: Random House, Inc., 1968. First Edition. Octavo; pp 211; G+/G; beige/pink spine with red, blue and black text; dust jacket has lightly rubbed exterior; few minor chips to edges; previous bookshop's sticker to front flap; light wear to exterior; cloth shows slightly sunned exterior; mild rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has only light foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; deckled fore edge;.
New York: M. Evans and Company, Inc., 1977. First Edition. Octavo; pp 288; G+/G; beige spine with blue and black text; dust jacket has moderate sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; slight wear to corners; light toning to flaps; cloth shows light wear to exterior; slightly sunned spine; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean.
New York: The Viking Press, 1982. First Edition. Octavo; pp 458; VG/VG-; grayish beige spine with dark brown text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; mylar wraps; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece;.
New York: The Viking Press, 1983. First Edition. Octavo; pp 191; VG-/G; black spine with ivory and red text; dust jacket has light toning to exterior edges; mildly rubbed edges; cloth shows light shelf wear to exterior; mild rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.