Tokyo, Japan: Nippon Bunka Chuo Renmei [Central Federation of Nippon Culture], 1938. First. Octavo; G/no-DJ saddle stitched pamphlet; Green spine, no text; Covers age worn with general shelfwear, front cover tail corner creased, staples torn through spine, some rust marks around staple tears, even more distinct on reverse side of cover, chipping at both ends of spine; Textblock darkened with age, otherwise clean, textblock separated from cover, staples rusty, rust stains encircle all four staples in textblock; pp 14. Very Scarce Copy; Reprint from "Cultural Nippon" Vol. VI, No. 4, 1938.
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Washington: Hubbard Association of Scientologists, International, 1957. Small octavo; good/wraps;saddle-stitched; green and yellow text on yellow and green wraps; ex libris, name label; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 19 pp.; light toning starts; fore-edge, moisture staining; else good; ---[Edited from the 18th ACC lecture #6, dated July 22, 1957]. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera box A.
n. p. Aurora Art Publishers, 1971. 10mo; G+/no-DJ; beige tri-fold covers with black text; covers have slight soiling to exterior, sunning to exterior; text block consists of 16 loose postcards which show only minor rubbing to corners, lightly sunned exteriors; Russian and English text Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box J.
New York: E. & E. Hostford, 1810. First Edition. VG-/no-DJ sewed paperback; spine sewed, creasing, chipping and wear; covers curling, some chipping still in good repair; binding strong; pages have some tears and chipping due to age, discoloration but in fair condition. 31pp Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera box F.
Eureka, California: Hearse Press, 1958. Number 53 of 150 Copies. SCARCE: copy number 53 out of 150. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; spine bound with staples, white covers; covers sturdy, small age-tone stain on front cover, otherwise clean, minimal wear, no marks or stains; textblock very clean, no writing/markings, no underlining. Shelve Ephemera Box G.
London, Edinburgh and New York: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1899. Small octavo; good/no dust jacket; patterned green spine with fading yellow text; boards, moderate shelf wear; chipping along the spine and at the corners; endpapers, browned; text block, clean; lightly toned; frontispiece photo of The Honourable Walter Stuart, Master of Blantyre; 97pp. INSCRIBED August 26th 1899 by author on front free endpaper. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera box E.
Brisbane: The Department of Native Affairs. 12mo; G-/no-DJ paperback; Covers are 'as is' with light moisture staining at front head edge near binding with rubbing wear at front fore edge due to age and handling, and other light soiling on rear, but overall intact and undamaged; Text block shows moderate wear with staining at fore edge toward tail edge, however pages have firm, secure binding; pp 24. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box J.
New York: Grolier Club, 2004. Limited First Edition. thin softcover 8vo., 54 pp., VG; blue and yellow striped matte paper wrapper, no lettering to spine; white title block with black lettering and motif to front cover; mild rubbing to covers of wrapper, small tear with slight superficial material loss to back cover; mild rubbing to edges of wrapper, including head and tail of spine, predominately bottom edge; very mild shelfwear to text-block; interior clean; pub. 2004, limited printing of 1,500 copies stated to copyright page; contains four (4) black and white plates; catalogue of Woolf's works published by Hogarth Press, the publishing house owned by Virginia and her husband Leonard; shelved Case 0.
New York: Cupples and Leon Company Publishers, 1923. Small, thin quarto (approx.10"w x 10"h); good/wraps; red spine, no text; quarter-bound with illustrated paper covers; light shelf wear; remnant of label remains pasted to rear cover, tail of spine area; small black stain, rear cover, near head of spine; half-inch scratch, front cover, at center of spine; text block, clean; toning starts; 48pp. A fairly age-toned copy with a nice, clean front cover. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera box F.
Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1955. Booklet [6x8]; pp 115; G-/paperback; dark tan spine with black text; covers show some age toning toward edges; moderate wear to exterior; previous owner's name to front; chip to spine tail edge; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; slight detaching at front gutter; interior lightly toned; French text Shelve Ephemera Box J.
Small oblong quarto; VG/no-DJ; tan spine, no text; cover has smudges, small stain on back, water stain in front bottom corner, faint black line at title, bumping at spine head and tail; textblock has old label on front pastedown, most maps have red and blue pencil markings, comes with foldout map in back; pp 35. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box H.
Washington: National Museum of American Art /Smithsonian Institution, 1982. Pamphlet; Vg-/no-DJ paperback; covers have light foxing around edges, mostly on rear; sticker residue on front; panels are intact w/o defect; text pages have light foxing on first & last few pages, but overall clean with good, secure binding; 48 pp. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box J.
New York: Bantam Spectra Books, 1988. first printing. 16mo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Black spine w/ red & gray text; Covers is lightly sunned; some wear along edges & at corners; Text block has lightly age toned exterior edges; inside covers have browned slightly due to age; clean pages; good, tight binding; pp 158. Inscribed. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box J.
Birmingham, England: Mitchells & Butlers Ltd., 1929. Reprint; Large Quarto; G+/no-DJ; Spine is dark burgundy leather, edge worn, material loss to crown of spine, blind stamped block letter title; Boards are dark leather, edge worn, bumping to corners, green discoloration due to age in areas, back paste down has a large mark, boards are beginning to separate from text block; Text block is age toned, many of the tipped in photos are creased at corners, and partly detaching from pages, general signs of handling, content is clear, binding is intact but sensitive; pp 120 Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box G.
Washington, D.C. Washington Writers' Publishing House, 1990. 10mo; pp 65; G/paperback; gray/teal spine with ivory text; covers show slight sunning to exterior; minor wear to edges; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated; inscribed by author Shelved ephemera box J.
New York, NY: New Netherlands Coin Company, Inc., 1953. US Printing. thin 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. off white wraps 8vo with stapled binding, panels are a thin white, lightly edgeworn with navy border around centered navy titles and lettering. contents include plates with series of images. plates I - IV precede the bid sheet, items for sale and plates V -VI part of final sheets in the rear. a touch thumbed, no marks nor writing. 57 pp. under clear protective sleeve. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera box F.
Santa Barbara: Capra Press, 1973. Small Booklet [5x7]; pp 45; Good/paperback; beige spine with black text; number eleven, Yes! Capra Chapbook Series; covers show some toning toward edges; intact panels; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 5, in Netdesk office.
Tokyo: Japanese Government Railways, Japan Tourist Bureau, 1927. Small octavo; VG-/no-DJ; red cloth booklet with ribbon tie; cover has fading around edges, other minor shelfwear; textblock folds out completely, has age toning, wear in corners of folds, one fold has long split but still intact. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box H.
Japan: National Press Co., Ltd., 1983. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; spine white w/no txt, some wear otherwise very good cond.;covers clean & firm, binding strong; pages have little wear & aging, excellent cond. 61pp + additional bibliography in back of bk. Music. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera box D.
London, Belfast and New York: Marcus Ward & Co., n. d. 32mo; G/no-DJ; dark tan with black text; black wrap to front cover; a daily text book of comfort and rest; cloth shows heavily sunned exterior; noticeable rubbing to edges; gilt decorations to front; rear is lavender; text block has all edges gilt; interior lightly toned; frontispiece; illustrated endpapers; profusely illustrated; light foxing to endpapers; previous owner's name to verso of ffep Shelved in Netdesk office, 15's Ephemera Box 2.
Princeton: Friends of the Library, 1951. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, green without print; Cover is green with black print, peripheral tanning, oversized for text block and so some chipping at edges, small tear at top of spine, small tear to rear fore edge; Text block has slight age-toning to paper; Includes essay: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Its Origin and Its Author, by Warren Weaver; 46 pages, illustrated (b& w).
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1902. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Black spine with gilded text; Boards straight and strong, boards have scuffing, rubbing, and some faint spots, book has significant edge wear (corners chipped, top corners bumped, spine edges frayed, bottom edges of boards worn), pastedowns age toned, back pastedown has binder's stamp in upper left, binding strong; Textblock age toned, head edge has some light scuffing, front end paper has some notes in pencil in upper right, interior clean; 768 pp. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box H.
Salisbury: Southern Rhodesia Department of Publicity, 1936. Fourth edition. Square octavo. VG/ephemera; Beige spine; Age-toned beige covers with brown text/title; covers have a significant crease down the middle; stamp of the former owner on the cover; binding is strong; textblock is age-toned with foxing and significant creasing down the middle of the ephemera. Pp. 27. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box J.