London: W. Pickering, 1822. First Pickering Edition. 8vos., 5 volumes; VG; 3/4 bound in green leather, marbled boards; paneled spine with gilt lettering, green leather age-toned to olive; marbled endpapers; mild shelfwear, primarily to head and tail of spine, corners; rubbing to marbled boards, some minor chips and wear; top edge of text block gilt; frontispiece in volume 1; slight age-toning to pages; wear to board edges; shelved above Sociology.
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Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016. First Edition. Octavo: VG-/VG: Off white spine with red flowers with green leaves and vines, brown text: DJ is clean with general shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing to edges, light bumping to head and tail of spine, bidning slightly shakey but still solid: Textblock exterior has small dark smudge along tail edge else clean, title pages inscribed by the author, rest of text unmarked: First Edition: 561 pp.
New York: John Lane Company, 1910. Octavo; VG-/Hardcover; Red spine with gilt text; Heavy age and shelf wear to covers, fraying along sides, edges and corners, bumping at corners, marks and heavy rubbing to surfaces; Binding cocked, toned pages; Age toning and darkened text block exterior, text block clean; 403 pp.
New York: John Lane Company, 1914. First U.S. edition. 12 mo. VG/no DJ - hardback. Age-toned orange/red spine with dark brown text/title; boards are strong and clean; pencil writing on the front pastedown; pen writing on the front free end page; small bookplate by the inner hinge on the front pastedown; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 320.
Dallas: Southern Methodist University Press, 1998. First edition. Octavo; pp 211; VG/VG; beige spine with blue & ivory text to a burgundy panel; dust jacket has very minor wear to exterior and edges, light sun fading to spine; cloth has very slight wear to exterior, light sun fading to spine; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean; inscribed & signed by author;.
Naperville: Sourcebooks Landmark, 2011. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, cream with black print; DJ has edgewear, small tear at bottom of spine, else clean and bright; Boards in cream paper with black print, wear to corners and spine caps, edgewear, spotting/shelfwear, mildly cocked spine; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the half-title page; Signed in ink by the author on the title page; 500 pages.
New York: Sheed & Ward, 1954. Octavo; VG/VG-; Thin Off white spine with dark blue text. DH has age toned, general shelf wear, edge wear, foxing present, no major tears; Boards have rubbing to edges, bumping to corners, apart from that, clean binding strong; Textblock has age toning, otherwise, clean, free of marks on pages; pp 64.
Wichita, KS: Watermark Press, 1991. First Edition. Small Octavo: VG/VG: Black spine with white text: DJ is in mylar sheath, clean with mild shelfwear: Boards are strong with some dust staining, rubbing to edges, binding is tight: textblock exterior is clean, title page signed by the author, rest of pages unmarked: First Edition: 252 pp.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1958. Octavo; First printing; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black and orange with white print; DJ has mild edgewear, smudging, rubbing; Boards in brown cloth and black paper with copper print, slight wear to spine caps, slight shelfwear; Text block has orange-tinted top edge, light tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; 244 pages.
New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., 1973. First edition. Small Octavo; VG-/VG-; Dust jacket has slightly age toned edges, sticker near tail edge of spine, and minimally rubbed exterior & edges; Boards have minor shelf wear and is sturdy with strong panels; Text block is lightly ivory toned with unmarked pages; Library stamps on rear pastedown; pp 154.
New York: Simon and Schuster, Inc., 1956. First Edition. Octavo; pp 218; G-/Fair; black/ivory spine with ivory text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior; price clipped front flap; light foxing inside dj; mylar wraps; cloth has slight foxing to exterior; lightly sunned spine; strong boards; text block has age toning; deckled fore edge;.
New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, Publishers, 1886. 12mo; pp 309; G/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; cloth has slight sunning to spine; moderate wear to edges; original publishers cloth has some spotting to exterior; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; illustrated; light ink to ffep; cracking to binding at page 170; top edge gilt.
London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1900. First Edition. Octavo, 345 pages,  ads; VG-; bound in publisher's blue cloth, gilt lettering; mild rubbing and wear to boards; slight fraying to head of spine; two ownership stamps to front pastedown; small tide-marks to lower gutter of entire text block; RB consignment; shelved case 5.
New York: Ballantine Books, 1953. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo., G+/G+; DJ, green and black pictorial spine and front cover, white and yellow lettering to spine, black and yellow lettering to front cover; rubbing/chipping to edges of DJ, with material loss to top right-hand corner of front cover and, to a lesser extent, head and tail of spine and corners; age-toning to DJ, particularly to back cover; black smudging to back cover, particularly to top left-hand corner and bottom right-hand corner; price uncut $2.00 to top right-hand corner of front flap; black staining to interior of DJ to top corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; black cloth boards, silver lettering to spine; mild bumping to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine; mild bumping to corners, scratching to front board towards top right-hand corner; age-toning and shelfwear to text-block; ex-libris stamp to top of ffep, mild tearing to middle of ffep, slight staining to bottom right-hand corner of ffep; interior clean and bright; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1967. First Edition [ADVANCE COPY]. Octavo, 277 pages, VG/VG-; DJ, black spine, white lettering: lettering to spine toned slightly off-white, small closed tears to edges of covers, light foxing to fore-edges, flaps, and back cover; "$4.75" to front flap; DJ protected by mylar; "Advance Copy" review slip enclosed within mylar to back cover; navy blue cloth boards, bright silver lettering to spine: mild wear to edges of boards, light age-toning/wear to text-block; interior clean; shelved Case 8.
New York: Gnome Press, Inc., 1954. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 191 pp., VG/VG; black pictorial DJ with white lettering to spine, red and white lettering to front cover; mild wear to DJ (e.g., rubbing to covers, mild chipping to head of spine); price uncut "$2.50" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; blue marbled paper boards, small light green text to spine; mild bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine; very mild age-toning to edges of boards; age-toning to text-block, mild staining towards bottom of fore-edge; mild age-toning to margins of interior, text clear and legible; "First Edition" stated to copyright page; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
Little, Brown and Company: Boston and Toronto, 1973. first edition. Octavo; VG-/G-; Dark brown spine with white & yellow text; uncorrected galley proof, signed & dated copy; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has wear on exterior such as chipped corners of fore edge, small tears at spine edges with other slight edge wear, and slightly age toned rear but otherwise intact; Covers are paperback and are slightly sunned, mostly on spine with minor edge wear, however panels are intact; Text block shows lightly age toned edges with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 278. Signed.
New York: Little, Brown and Company, 2008. First. Octavo; VG/VG+; tan/brown spine, black text; jacket has wear around edges; cover strong and clean; textblock clean; pp 321; signed by author to the previous owner, contains newspaper clippings and other information about the author. Page 7 has some ink markings that appear to have been applied during the printing process.
New York: Grove Press Edition, 1954. First Grove Edition. First Grove Press Edition, Four Volume Set; Octavos; G+/G; Spines are matte black with orange text, bumping to head and tail; DJs have material loss, chipping, creases, multiple open and closed tears; Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing and bumping to edges and corners, age-toning to front and back, joints and hinges are intact, design is clear; Text blocks has general signs of handling, age-toning, foxing, content is clear; Vol. one pp 387, Vol. two pp 376, Vol. three pp 385, Vol. four pp 375; Additional shipping costs may be necessary for expedited and international orders.
London and Basingstoke: Macmillan London Ltd, 1971. first edition. Octavo; VG-/G+; Off-white/brown/orange spine with black text; Author's first book; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slightly age toned exterior edges with minor edge wear, otherwise intact; Cloth has lightly sunned exterior and light edge wear with strong and intact panels; Text block has very slight wear on edges due to handling with tight binding; previous owner's label on half title page; pp 254.
Melbourne: Angus and Robertson Ltd, 1965. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 657; G/G-; black pictorial spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows chipping to spine edges and fore corners; light toning to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; price clipped front flap; cloth has slight rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; illustrated.
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1958. Small Octavo; VG-/Fair; Off-white spine with dark red text; Dust jacket has small tears at fore edge corners with slight foxing on exterior with lightly age toned spine and covered with mylar; Boards have minor edge wear, very clean with strong panels; Text block is unmarked with tight binding; pp 318.
Norfolk: A New Directions Book, 1957. Octavo; First thus; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, pink with red print; DJ has peripheral tanning, tanning to spine, pencil notation on front, small tears across top edge, date stamp on front flap, shelfwear; Boards in yellow cloth with purple print, slight wear to spine caps, slight soiling to top edge; Text block has stray pencil mark on verso of contents page, else clean and tight; 193 pages, illustrated.
San Francisco, CA: HarperCollins, 1995. First English Language Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 245 pages, VG/VG; purple and orange pictorial DJ, yellow and white lettering: mild wear to DJ, "USA $20.00 / CAN $28.00" to front flap; quarter-bound, purple cloth spine, orange matte paper boards, metallic red lettering to spine: very light bumping to head, tail, and corners; text-block and interior clean; INSCRIBED by Coelho to half-title page; Coelho's third-person narrative, semi-autobiographical novel on Coelho and his wife's pilgrimage through the Mojave Desert and their encounter with the Valkyries, "a band of bold, leather-clad women who travel the desert on motorcycles, spreading the word of angels"; shelved HC Fiction.
New York: Antheneum, 1980. First Edition. Octavo; G+/G+; green spine with yellow text; jacket has rubbing on the front and back, bumping to the head and tail edges, chipping to the head and tail of spine, age toning; boards strong, bumping to the head and tail of spine, rubbing and light age toning around edges, interior boards have age toning; textblock has age toning and light spotting; interior pages have age toning, light spotting on front and back page, otherwise clean; pp 164; incribed on title page.
New York: The Viking Press, Inc., 1966. First Edition. Octavo; G-/Fair; pp 243; black spine with yellow text; dust jacket has noticeable wear to exterior; cracking to joints; chips to edges; cloth shows moderate wear to some wear to edges; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; slightly cocked spine.
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1986. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp ; G/G; light blue pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight sunning to exterior; closed chip to head front edge; slight rubbing to edges; light toning to fore edges; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; slight dampstaining to teal edge; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior; some age toning to endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; signed by author.
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1956. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG/G-; Hardcover w/ DJ; Spine, green and tan with black print; DJ has spotting, fading on spine, tears on spine, edgewear and small tears at top and bottom edges, wear to flap folds and spine hinges; Boards in grey cloth with blue print, mild wear to spine caps, rear cover has mild bump to top, bottom, and outside edges; Textblock has smudge to bottom edge, and mild age-toning to endpapers, otherwise clean and tight; 224 pages.
Indianapolis & New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., 1974. First edition/U.S. printing. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Blue spine with pink & off-white text; Dust jacket has lightly sunned spine, minor edge wear and slightly rubbed exterior; Boards are lightly sunned & rubbed, otherwise sturdy & unmarked; Text block is generally but lightly age toned and little shelf wear due to handling; pp 226.
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1952. Octavo; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, gold with black print; DJ in mylar, has tears along top and bottom edge, especially at spine caps, slight spotting and smudging; Boards in black cloth with white print, slight wear to outer corners and spine caps; Textblock has red-tinted top edge, vertical creases to rear flyleaf, age-toning to paper; 364 pages.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company, Inc., 1951. First Edition. Octavo; pp 364; G/G; grayish tan spine with black text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior; minor wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows rubbed corners; dark toning towards edges; sturdy boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; some black ink to table of contents; small previous bookshop's sticker to verso of ffep;.
New York, NY: Amy Einhorn Books / G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2014. First American Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG+. black blue tint colors the tip and tail of DJ spine with navy and black titling centered between; with tiny white publisher on graphic tail. minimal edgewear, DJ under clear protective cover. gray HB with stamped silver type, adjacent ivory paperboard panels are bumped lightly at corners. clear and excellent sheets, lightly skimmed interior, roughly trimmed fore-edge, head and tail edges a smooth ivory. 277 pp. ISBN# 9780399167096.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1874. Octavo; Fair+ Hardcover; Green spine with Gold text; Boards strong, heavy edgewear, heavy shelfwear, heavy bumping and rubbing to corners, fraying and open tears along spine edges; Textblock has scuffing on front pastedown, writing in pencil on front pastedown, blue crayon/pencil on reverse of front endpaper, foxing and/or faint staining on most pages, age toning, beginning of separation along hinges of some pages; 491 pp; Illustrated Edition.
New York: Thames & Hudson, 1999. Quarto; VG-/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with brown and black print; DJ has slight edgewear, slight spotting to rear, else clean and bright; Boards in tan cloth with gold print on red banner, light wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight, mild age-toning to paper; xix, 474 pages, illustrated (b&w). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1906. First American Edition. Octavo, 329 pages; VG; fully bound in light blue cloth, front cover and spine have painted embossing and lettering; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, with mild fraying on the top and bottom of the spine and on the fore edge corners; pages have minimal detachment, minor age toning, and dust build up along the edges; shelved case 2.