Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1910. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; green and tan spine with black text; cover has rubbing, age toning, staining on front, edgewear, writing on spine, spine slightly shaken; textblock has age toning, edgewear, ex library materials on front pastedown and back endpaper, writing on front endpaper, markings mostly in pencil throughout, some sporadic staining, all text is clear; pp 184.
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Hildesheim: George Olms Verlag, 1971. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in blue cloth, black label with gilt lettering; both volumes' boards have general shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners; both volumes' text blocks clean; volume 1 boards bumping on rear head fore edge, light soiling on front; volume 2 boards bowed, open tear on spine head edge; 2 volumes.
New York: Vienna House, 1972. Large Octavo; VG/VG-; Hardcover with dust jacket; Black spine with a photograph and white text; Dust jacket has minor shelf-edge; with minor tears to top edge and discoloring to the rear; Boards, save limited sunning to the edges but are sturdy and clean; save minor marks and scratches to the edges, text block is clean; 434p.
Washington DC: The George Washington University, 1988. Octavo; VG+/no-DJ; Spine is light yellow with blue text; Boards have minimal shelf wear, few small scratches, two stains on the back board, both back and front board bend out slightly, hinges and joints are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, binding is strong; pp 244.
New York: Harper & Row, 1964. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; red spine with black text; jacket has protective mylar cover, rubbing, age toning, one-inch closed tear at front head edge; boards are strong and clean; textblock has age toning, slight edgewear, otherwise clean; pp 329; signed by author on front endpaper.
Piscataway: Winchester Press/New Century Publishers, Inc., 1986. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Dark green spine with gilt text; Number 689 of 1200 limited editions; Slipcase is clean and intact; Boards have slightly rubbed exterior with strong, intact panels; Text block shows minor shelf wear, just due to handling; pp 334. Inscribed by author. Shelved next to front desk.
London: William Pickering, 1836-1839. First Edition. 8vos., 4 volumes; VG; 3/4 bound in dark green leather, marbled green paper boards and endpapers, paneled spine with gilt lettering and minor gilt decorations; top edge of text block gilt; minor bumping and peeling to corners, head and tail of spine; some foxing throughout; ex libris bookplate on every volume; shelved above US politics.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1923. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, maroon with gold print; Boards in maroon cloth, mild wear to corners and spine caps, blemish to front and rear, shelfwear; Text block has tanning to endpapers, name in ink on front pastedown, slight age-toning to paper, mild spotting to top edge; viii, 264 pages.
New York: The World Publishing Company, 1969. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG/VG; White spine with black and blue text. DJ has Brodart cover jacket by previous owner, age toning, general shelfwear, minimal edgewear; Boards have minor age toning to edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, tiny stain on front paste-down and free end paper, otherwise, clean, free of marks; pp 162.
New York: Philosophical Library, 1956. Octavo; pp 636; G/G; yellow/black spine with yellow text; dust jacket shows slightly sunned spine; some chips to edges; modest rubbing wear to exterior; slight toning to edges; cloth has light wear to exterior edges; slightly splayed boards; text block has moderate soiling to exterior edges; previous owner's name to exterior fore edge; previous owner's name to ffep; slight tape residue to endpapers;.
London: Oxford University Press, 1912. Octavo; G+; hardcover; bound in maroon cloth, white paper label with black lettering; boards strong, minor bowing, some shelfwear, general edgewear, general light soiling, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, browning in interiors, penciling on front pastedown, penned signature on front end paper; text block age toned, pages uneven, gutter occasionally visible, occasional light soiling, occasional open and closed tears on fore edges, closed tear on head edge of page 215; xxviii, 256pp.
London: Henry G. Bohn, 1854,1860. Mixed Editions. 10mo; G/no-DJ; 3/4 dark green and brown leather spines with gilt text and decorations to spines; 4 volumes: Historical Dramas, pp 516; Historical and Dramatic, pp 553; Early Drama and Romances, pp 493; History of the Thirty Year War, pp 519; marbled boards have some wear spines, some rubbing and fraying to boards, moderate wear to exteriors and edges; marbled text blocks have light wear to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplates to front pastedowns; off set to title page from frontispieces; light pencil to end papers; frontispieces with tissue guards; marbled endpapers; interiors clean.
London: H.G. Bohn, 1859. Octavo; G-; hardcover; bound in green cloth, gilt lettering; boards have general shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on fore corners, rubbing on spine and hinges, ex-library sticker on spine, sticker on rear, spine age toned, sticker on front pastedown, stamp on front end paper, ex-library insert and sticker on rear end paper, ex-library sticker and ex-library stamp on rear pastedown, penned text and torn paper on rear pastedown, tape along gutter between end papers and text block; text block age toned, gutter occasionally visible, ex-library stamp and penciling on title page, occasional tearing on head and fore edges, tape on head edges of pages 230 and 232, tape on head edges of pages 237 and 239, browning on head edges of pages 236 and 241, ex-library stamps on exterior fore and tail edges; xii, 420pp.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Library, 2001. Booklet [10x10]; pp 28; VG-/paperback; white spine without text; full title: Elective Affinities: Private Collectors and Special Collections in Libraries; covers have light soiling to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
New York: The Museum of Modern Art; The MIT Press, 1989. Quarto; pp 206; VG/G; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has mild sunning to exterior; small smudges to fore edges, otherwise clean; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; interior clean;.
Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 1969. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. sunned light yellow DJ spine with faded red centered segment with blue spiked tip and tail between small black uppercase author and ex-library, with taped down segment, 2.5" colored in bright yellow. mild spotting and whitish scuff to jacket rear. medium blue clothbound HB spine with stamped gilt titles, adjacent boards have inked in black tabs along upper and lower edges of both boards. prior owner writing in script upon left fep, black/ivory bookplate affixed to right fep, embossed on right fep. large blank ivory pastedown on left ffep. flipped through lightly without marks/writing. pale blue tinted head edge.161 pp. ISBN# 292784163.
n.d. n. publ. 2010. Facsimile Reprint. Octavo; pp 335; VG-/paperback; dark brown spine with white text; this volume only; full title: Works of the Honourable Sir Charles Sedley, Bart., In Prose and Verse; In Two Volumes; Containing The Translation of Virgil's Pastarols, the Battle and Government of Bees, & c. with His Speeches, Political Pieces, Poems, Songs, and Plays; originally published by J. Ireland, London, 1878; covers have very mild wear to exterior; intact panels; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1903. 12 mo. VG/no DJ - hardback. 2 volumes total; both volumes have blue spines with gold texts/titles and gold decorations; slightly caulked spine; books have slightly musty odor; boards are mostly clean with minimal edgewear; boards have a clear protective mylar covering over it; bookplate of previous owner on front pastedown; foxing noted on front pastedown, front free end page, back free end page, and back pastedown; pencil writing on back free end page of volume 1; bindings are strong; slightly deckled fore-edge for volume 1; textblocks are age-toned but clean. Volume 1: Pp. 436 Volume 2: Pp. 403.
Montpelier: Editions Fata Morgana, 1975. Booklet [5x7]; pp 96; G-/paperback; orange spine with black text; covers show slight rubbing to exterior; mild wear to edges; light sticker residue to rear; intact panels; faux flaps; text block has slight tone to exterior edges; interior clean; cracked front gutter; illustrated; French text;.
London, Great Britain: Harvery and Darton, 1839. UK Edition. large 8vo. G+/ - no DJ. brown clothbound HB, spine has embossed bands and bars at spine ends and bordering the gilt uppercase title at mid-upper spine and volume at mid-lower half of spine. titling in gilt is intact and shelfwear visible. mild abrading, wrinkling and tiny cuts at those points indicative of part of the volumes' shelfwear. wrinkling and air pockets, veins and wrinkles. damage to all corners of this two volume set and severe abrasive contact has revealed the board beneath at fraying, exposed corners. heavily brown foxed fep/ffep, both volumes. VOL I : includes pencilling and ink around the tipped in bookplate of previous owner, major scuffs in brown and remainder of pasted down dark paper. less foxing one within the text of the volume itself. light age-toning toasts the edges of each sheet. though hinges intact, binding material is visible at a few cracks. delicate and perused, heavily tanned upper and tail edge, deckled fore-edge. 428 pp. VOL II: fep has tipped in bookplate, heavily brown foxed initial front and rear pages, age-toning has dryly browned the edges of the sheets. ability to peruse leaf-by-leaf, dry environmental exposure has much darkened the head and tail, rough-cut fore-edge. 427 pp. note poor condition as mainly damaged from severe foxing. the remainder is intact, no text or pages lost, each volume has separate pagination. TWO VOLUME SET.
London: Oxford University Press, 1973. Octavo; VG-/G+; light blue spine, navy blue lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, tape on fore corners and spine edges, chipping on head edges, small open tears on head fore corners, rubbing on tail fore corners and tail spine edge, open tear on front hinge, open tear on front cover, some soiling on rear cover, spine sun toned, price cut; boards strong, minor soiling on front, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on fore corners, erased penciling and tearing on front end paper; text block age toned, minor folding on head fore corner; x, 238pp.
London: Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd, 1965. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; green spine, black and white lettering; dust jacket stuck to boards, general shelfwear, general edgewear, soiling on front, open tear on front fore edge, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, ex-library sticker on spine, wax soiling on spine, price cut, protected in Brodart; boards strong, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, ink on front pastedown, ex-library stamp and tearing on rear end paper, rear end paper tail fore corner cut off; text block age toned, stamp and marker on publisher page, marker on verso of last page, ex-library stamp and marker on exterior tail edge; First Edition; 244pp.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1897-1898. First Edition, Thus. 12mo; Good-; 3/4 bound in calf; brown spines with marbled boards; 8 volumes; two labels to spines; gilt text and tooling to spines; boards have noticeable rubbing to edges and corners; some chips to spine edges; text blocks show age darkened fore and tail edges; top edges of text block gilt; marbled endpapers; hairline defect to few front gutters; frontispieces with tissue guards; light pencil;.
Garden CIty: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1972. first edition. Octavo; VG-/G+; Off-white spine with black text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slightly age toned exterior, lightly rubbed corners and rear, but otherwise intact; Cloth has lightly sunned spine with sturdy and strong panels; Text block shows slight darkening along edges due to age and handling, otherwise pages are clean with tight binding; deckled fore edge; pp 512.
London: Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green, 1865. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands; Boards in brown leather with gold print, wear to corners, slight wear to spine caps and edges, else clean and strong; Text block has marbled edges and endpapers, ink inscription on front endpapers, foxing to endpapers, else clean and tight; x, 367 pages; vi, 356 pages.
Albuquerque, NM: Handsome Family Music, 2013. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Black spine with title in green, subtitle and author name in white: Covers have general shelfwear, some chipping along edges, some creases along spine, binding solid: Textblock is clean, title page signed by the author: 155 pp.
London: Oxford University Press, 1970. Octavo; VG-/VG-; yellow sun toned spine, green lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, open tears on head fore corners, closed tear on rear head fore corner, open tears on rear hinge edges, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, light soiling on rear, spine sun toned, price cut; boards strong, minor edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, penned signature and marker on front end paper; text block has light soiling on title page and contents page, foxing around exterior edges; 230pp.
London: Charles Lillie, 1710-1711. First Edition. Octavos, 4 volumes; Fair; bound in full contemporary brown calf, paneled spine with burgundy label, gilt lettering, gilt tooling to other compartments; severe wear to spines, including half of label missing on volume 1, lower two compartments missing on volume 3, most of lower three compartments missing on volume 4, cracking and chipping to all volumes; rubbing to boards; bookplate to front pastedown of all volumes; red speckled text blocks; TB consignment.
New York: The Viking Press, 1962. Limited First Edition. 8vo., 10 pp., VG/G-; pamphlet with light brown paper dust jacket with red and light brown lettering on the cover; small red mark to bottom of cover, "STEINBECK" written vertically front and back along the spine, tearing to head and tail of spine, wear and minor soiling to dust jacket; small stain at the top of front free endpaper, half-title page, and title page; interior clean except for rusting to two staples at hinge with rust staining to hinge on pp. 7-10; limited printing of 3,200 copies stated on printer's imprint/copyright page; black and white frontispiece photograph by Paul Farber; KT CONSIGNMENT; shelved Case 2.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1902/1904. Octavo; Volumes 3-4, 1902, volumes 1-2, third impression, 1904; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text blocks have pencil notations on endpapers, creased page 155 of vol. 1, cracked rear hinge of vol. 3; 4 volumes (267, 284, 185, 279 pages).
East Aurora: Elbert Hubbard/The Roycrofters, 1903. Octavo; pp 77; Good; Brown spine without text; Rare; Boards are covered with suede have slight wear and rubbing to exterior, rubbed edges; Text block shows light toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to front endpaper; cracking to hinges but boards are still attached;.
Garden City, New York: Anchor Books/ Doubleday & Company, 1968. First Edition, First Anchor Books Edition. 12mo. VG/ - no DJ. red clothbound HB with stamped black spine titling, light wear to its ends. small boards, a few faint smudges, binding secure and appears rebound from an original softcover. neat interior, corners fine. outer fore-edge is a touch spotted. title volume is 429 pp. with separately paginated Anchor Books supplement. as is.
New York: Random House, 1982. First edition. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Black spine with orange and teal blue text/title; dustjacket is clean with minimal edgewear; dj has protective mylar covering; boards are strong and clean; SIGNED by author on front free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 305.
Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1962-1966. Reprint Edition. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in green cloth, gilt lettering; all volumes' boards strong, slightly bowed, general shelfwear, general edgewear, some general soiling, rubbing on hinges, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, penned volume number on spine, spine sun toned, interiors age toned, stamp on front end paper; all volumes' text blocks age toned, occasional penciling in some volumes; volume 1 boards have glass ring stain on front, small closed tears on spine edges, bumping on rear fore edge, light tearing on front pastedown; volume 1 text block has tearing on tail edges of pages 309 and 311; volume 4 boards have tape on spine and head edge, penned signature on front pastedown; volume 4 text block has damp staining on exterior head edge; volume 5 boards have erased penciling on front end paper; volume 6 boards have bumping on front head edge, penciling on front pastedown; volume 6 text block has frequent penning towards front; volume 7 boards have bumping on rear edges; volume 6 boards have light bumping on rear tail edge; volume 10 text block has occasional pen markings, gutter occasionally visible; volume 11 boards have penned signature on front pastedown, penciling on rear pastedown; volume 11 text block gutter occasionally visible; volume 12 boards have damp staining on spine; volume 14 boards have damp staining on spine, bumping on fore edges; 14 volumes; Volume 1 - A Tale of a Tub With Other Early Works 1696-1707; Volume 2 - Bickerstaff Papers and Pamphlets on the Church; Volume 3 - The Examiner and Other Pieces Written in 1710-11; Volume 4 - A Proposal for Correcting the English Tongue Polite Conversation, Etc.; Volume 5 - Miscellaneous and Autobiographical Pieces Fragments and Marginalia; Volume 6 - Political Tracts 1711-1713; Volume 7 - The History of the Four Last Years of the Queen; Volume 8 - Political Tracts 1713-1719; Volume 9 - Irish Tracts 1720-1723 and Sermons; Volume 10 - The Drapier's Letters and other works 1724-1725; Volume 11 - Gulliver's Travels 1726; Volume 12 - Irish Tracts 1728-1733; Volume 13 - Directions to Servants and Miscellaneous Pieces 1733-1742; Volume 14 - Index.