New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, 1985. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; white spine with black text; DJ has light rubbing on the front and back, age toning, bumping to the head and tail edges; Boards have bumping on the head and tail of spine, age toning, light staining around edges; Textblock and interior pages have light age toning; 372pp.; inscribed on the title page.
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New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1934. stated first edition. VG/VG. 8vo in cream-colored cloth. DJ is shiny silver, title on cover and spine in black. Significant fading to top and bottom edges of boards, moisture staining to top and front edge of boards, and light general wear. DJ has moderate wear; small closed tears along edges, moderate scratching, significant yellowing to spine and 1/2" chip missing from DJ at top of spine. Rubbing to textblock on bottom edge, front edge is deckled, light moisture staining at front corner of top of textblock, textblock yellowed. Foxing and light moisture staining to front and end pages, pages otherwise clean. 356 pp. Shelved Case #6.
New York: Grossman Publishers, 1976. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine pink with red and white print; DJ clean but for slight spine fading and crease to front flap, price-clipped; Boards in orange paper with blue cloth and orange print, clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight, author inscription on half-title page; 152 pages.
New York: The Dial Press/Random House, Inc., 2006. Octavo; pp 367; VG/VG-; black spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows minor wear to exterior; slightly sunned spine; minor wear to edges; cloth has light sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows minor wear to exterior edges; interior clean; signed by author.
New York, Evanston and London: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1963. First edition. Octavo; pp 151; VG-/VG-; Tan spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior edges, sunning to spine, minor chipping to corners, covered with mylar; cloth has slight sunning to spine and edges; text block shows light toning to exterior edges, writing to ffep; interior clean;.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin: The Bruce Publishing Company, 1926. 12mo; pp 93; G/no-DJ; Light brown spine with black text; light sunning to exterior; slight wear to exterior; cloth has moderate wear to exterior, slight wear to edges and corners; text block shows slight browning to exterior edges, slight writing to ffep; interior clean;.
New York: Bloomsbury, 2013. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: White spine with black text: DJ is in mylar sheath, virtually no shelfwear, clean: Boards are strong and clean, minor rubbing to edges, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean, title page is signed by the author, rest of text clean and unmarked: First Edition: 259 pp.
Westminster: The Newman Press, 1956. First. Octavo; G-/G-; Burgundy spine with white text; DJ has shelfwear with rubbed exteriors and corners, foxing on back cover and inside flaps; Pastedowns have foxing, front pastedown has library stamp; Boards have rubbed exterior and corners; Textblock is age toned with foxing at head edge exterior; pp 309.
Boston: Boston Company, 1907. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Spine is tan with red text; Boards have general shelf wear, joints are strong, bumping, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, deckled pages, content is clear; pp 235; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1952. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 217 pp., VG-/VG; DJ black with white text; mild shelfwear to DJ; price uncut "$2.75" to top right-hand corner of front flap; all four corners of flaps slightly clipped; DJ protected by mylar; dark gray cloth boards, light gray text to spine; bumping to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine; bumping to corners; rubbing to boards, age-toning to edges of boards; age-toning and shelfwear to text-block; age-toning to text-block, text legible; signed by previous owner to front paste-down, dated Dec. 9, 1952, Washington, D.C.; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
New York: Doubleday & Company, 1986. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG/VG-; Dark blue night sky with red illustration on spine and read and white text. DJ has Brodart cover jacket by previous owner, has general shelf wear, and edge wear but not major tears; Boards have light rubbing to edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, has deckled edges, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 356.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1983. First Edition. Octavo; pp 214; VG/VG; green spine with blue and black text; dust jacket shows minimal wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight tone to exterior edges; interior clean; deckled fore edge;.
Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1947. First Edition. 8vo., 245 pp., VG-/VG-; DJ, green and brown pictorial spine and front cover, age-toned yet legible tan lettering to spine; moderate wear to DJ: chipping with material loss to head and tail of spine and to corners of covers, age-toning to covers; price uncut "$3.00" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; black cloth boards, gold lettering to spine, rubbing to lettering yet legible; bumping/mild fraying to head and tail, slight cocking to spine; mild wear to boards, slight cocking to boards, boards somewhat shaken, no shelf lean, binding sturdy; one of 2500 unnumbered copies, Asquith's sole work published by Arkham House; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
Sauk City: Arkham House, 1947. Limited First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; teal and tan spine with tan text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, rubbing; boards are strong, rubbing along tail edges; textblock has age toning, ex libris plate on front pastedown, otherwise clean; pp 245; one of 2500 unnumbered copies. Shelved Front Counter, "Arkham House area."
London: Doubleday/Transworld Publishers, 2006. First Edition. Octavo; pp 396; VG/G+; pink/red pictorial spine with light blue text; a Jolly Murder mystery; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; signed with initials by author;.
London: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc. 2003. First Edition. Octavo; pp 378; VG-/G; ivory spine with black and pink text; dust jacket shows slight sunning to exterior; minor wear to edges; price clipped front flap; cloth shows minor wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned.
New York: Doubleday, 1993. Octavo; Promotional "The Robber Bride" sticker printed for this book; VG/VG; Hardcover with dust jacket; Green spine with brown and orange text; Dust jacket has moderate smudges; Boards have shelf-wear to the top edge and have bumping to the bottom tips but are sturdy;Text block is clean; 466p.
New York, NY: Pantheon Books, 1993. First American Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG. half gray/half black with contrast titling in orange and white. minimal edgewear plain gray clothbound HB spine, small gilt titles and adjacent boards are medium gray. gently read interior, mark-free inside and outer edges clean. 326 pp. ISBN# 0679424040.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1954. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with dust jacket; Black spine with off-white text; Book has clear, protective mylar covering; Dust jacket has minor tears to the front and moderate smudges to the rear; Boards are sturdy and clean; Text block is slightly frayed to the edges otherwise clean; 210p.
Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1877. First Tauchnitz Edition. Small octavo, 456 pages; VG; bound in 3/4 brown calf, paneled spine with gilt lettering, burgundy label with gilt lettering; marbled boards; mild wear and rubbing to boards; mild age-toning to pages; Collection of British Authors Volume 1645; text in English; shelved case 2.
Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1867 [ca. 1877]. Tauchnitz Edition. Small octavo, 442 pages; VG; bound in 3/4 brown calf, paneled spine with gilt lettering, burgundy label with gilt lettering; marbled boards; mild wear and rubbing to boards; mild age-toning to pages; Collection of British Authors Volume 883; Since Emma wasn't published by Tauchnitz until 1877, and this copy has Emma listed under 'by the same author,' this book was printed after; text in English; shelved case 2.
New York: Pantheon Books. 8vo; VG/VG; hardcovers enclosed in a turquoise slip case; brown spines with gold texts; the 6 volumes are in uniform condition; the spines are slightly faded due to exposure to the sun and Emma and Sense and Sensibility have minor marks and stains to the spine; boards have solid binding; "Northanger Abbey" has creases to the margins of pp.111-14 due to a fold; pages are slightly discolored but clean; Sense and Sensibility (374p.); Northanger Abbey (236p.); Emma (496p.); Pride and Prejudice; (386p); Mansfield Park (479p.) Persuasion (254p.).
London: Printed for T. Egerton, 1813. First Edition. 12mo., 239 pages; Volume 2 only; ; G; bound in period mottled calf, gilt tooling to spine; rear board detached but present; signs of previous rebacking; moderate rubbing to boards; interior with only slight toning and staining; with scarce half-title, usually removed by early 19th century binders; front pastedown has bookplate of collector B. George Ulizio, and written name of Lady Popham; scarce in any form; shelved case 3.
Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1864/1870. Tauchnitz Edition. Small octavo, 456 pages; VG; bound in 3/4 brown calf, paneled spine with gilt lettering, burgundy label with gilt lettering; marbled boards; mild wear and rubbing to boards; mild age-toning to pages; Collection of British Authors Volume 735 and 1112; Sense and Sensibility dated 1864, lacking Emma, Pride and Prejudice dated 1870, with Emma listed. Since Emma wasn't published by Tauchnitz until 1877, and this copy has Emma listed under 'by the same author,' Pride and Prejudice was printed after.; text in English; shelved case 2.
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1908. Octavo, xviii, 428 pages; VG-; bound in 3/4 red leather, red cloth boards; rebacked with new paneled red cloth spine, two black labels with gilt lettering; marbled endpapers preserved; some wear to board edges; top edge of text block gilt; interior slightly age-toned; shelved case 2.
Chicago: Argus Books, 1929. Illustrated edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Blue spine with gold text; 2 Volumes; Slipcase has rubbed exterior & corners with peeling and fore edges, but still intact; Boards have slightly sunned spines with otherwise minor shelf wear, like rubbed corners and exteriors; Text blocks have slight shelf wear on exterior edges such as darkening due to handling, but bindings are tight, deckled fore edges and unblemished pages; pp 588. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Los Angeles: Sun & Moon Press, 1985. First Edition, First Printing, First State Dust Jacket. Octavo, 203 pages; VG/VG; spine white with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; very light wear to dust jacket; spine slightly cocked; interior clean; first-state dust jacket, with no Publisher's device on spine; shelved case 2.
Los Angeles: Sun & Moon Press, 1985, 1986. First Editions, First Printings. Octavos. Three-Volume Set. VG/VG. Stated First Edition. Each volume is signed by Paul Auster on the Title Page. All three books are in very good condition; tight binding, text and pages are clean and unmarked, boards are neat and clean. Dust jackets are NOT price-clipped and show light shelf wear and is wrapped in protective brodart for added protection. NOTE: City of Glass is in first-state dust jacket, with NO Publisher's device on spine. PRICE IS FOR SET. WD Consignment . Shelve in Case # 2.
New York: Orchard Books, 1996. Octavo; VG/VG-; Yellow/blue spine with blue text; This volume only; Dust jacket has moderate wear on exterior with some small smudges and light rubbing, otherwise intact without defect; Cloth is slightly sunned with minor edge wear, panels are sturdy and strong; Text block shows minimal wear on exterior edges and text pages are clean with tight binding; pp 380. Inscribed.
New York: Random House, 1959. First 1959 Random House edition. Octavo; G+/No-DJ; Spine is matte age-toned blue with black spine label with gold text; Boards have general shelf wear, some marks, rubbing and bumping to edges and corners, joints and hinges are intact, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, deckled pages content is clear; pp 433.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1960. First Edition, Presumed First Printing. 8vo., 160 pp., VG/VG; red and tan DJ with white and black lettering; mild age-toning to covers of DJ, rubbing to edges, chipping with slight material loss to head and tail of spine and corners; mild age-toning to spine (tan towards tail of spine toned olive green), lettering clear and legible; price uncut "$3.00" to top right corner of front flap, all four corners of flaps clipped; DJ protected by mylar; yellow cloth boards, maroon lettering to spine, maroon illustration of dog to front board; mild fading to spine (text clear and legible), bumping to head and tail of spine, slight cocking to spine; cocking to boards, no shelf lean, binding strong; age-toning to text-block; interior clean, contains many black and white illustrations by Fuller; pub. 1960, "First edition" stated to copyright page, no mention of further printings; frontispiece to title page; shelved Case 6.
New York: Penguin Books, 1990. First. Octavo: VG/VG: Red spine with white text: DJ is in very good condition with light scuffing, minimal shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean with virtually no shelfwear, some light dust staining: Textblock is clean and free of markings, folds or tears: Inscribed by the author in black ink on the title page: First Edition: 352 pp.
Philadelphia: Claxton, Ramsen, and Haffelfinger, 1871. 10mo; pp 258; G/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text; cloth has moderate sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; some rubbing to corners; some soiling to exterior; text block has age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue guard; slight offset to tissue guard; previous owner's name to ffep; some few pages loosed toward front, but still present; light toning to interior; dark brown endpapers.
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2004. First Edition (Signed). Octavo in quarter orange cloth and three quarters red paper over boards. VG+/VG+. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. An excellent copy in a bright, crisp, mylar-protected DJ. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding square and tight. 276 pp. [DJ spine is yellow with red text. Shelved in Hardcover Fiction].
New York: The Junior Literary Guild, 1931. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG-/G+; Light teal spine with orange text. DJ has age toned, tears along edges; Boards has light rubbing to edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has minimal wear to fore edge, age toned, Ex-Libris book plate on front paste down, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 303.
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1935. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Black fabric spine with faded silver text. Boards have shelf wear, rubbing to edges, bumping to corners, age toning to spine, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, age toned, Ex-Libris stamp on front paste down/free end paper, cracking on gutter between half title and title page, and between last page and author's note, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 303.
Chicago: Albert Whitman & Co., Publishers, 1931. Octavo; pp 217; G-/no-DJ; sunned navy blue spine with gilt text; cloth has moderate sunning to spine; staining to rear board; some fraying to spine edges; slightly bumped corners; text block shows some age toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; frontispiece; pictorial endpapers; illustrated; previous owner's name to verso of frontispiece; some foxing to few pages.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2013. First American Edition. First American Edition; Octavo; VG/VG; White spine with dark green label on head end, white and dark green text. DJ has general shelf wear, rubbing on edges, but no tears; Boards have rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of marks on pages; pp 331.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1958. First Edition. Octavo; pp 211; G-/G-; gray spine with ivory text; dust jacket has minor chips to edges; moderate sunning to exterior; sticker and sticker residue to front flap; foxing to flap edges; toning to rear; mylar wraps; cloth shows moderately sunned exterior; bowed boards; some rubbing to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; light foxing to first and last few pages, otherwise clean.
New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, June 2012. First Simon & Schuster Hardcover. 8vo. VG+/VG+. light sea foam green shaded DJ, contrast titling down spine in lvory. pale blue clothbound HB has silver lettering. neatly bound, SIGNED BY AUTHOR UPON TITLE PAGE. clear, neat interior, an excellent copy in solid shape. 353 pp. ISBN# 9781451633924.
London: Collins, 1945. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; tanned spine with black text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, spotting, rubbing, significant edgewear, small closed tears at spine head and on front flap hinge; boards are strong, minor cornerwear, spine slightly cocked; textblock has age toning, slight edgewear, small mark on front pastedown, webbing beginning to show at page 32, otherwise clean; pp 256.
New York: Grand Central Publishing, 2008. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Black spine with silver and gold text: DJ is covered in mylar sheath, mils shelfwear, clean: Boards are strong and clean, mild edgewear, binding is tight: Textblock exterior has some minor age toning, title page signed by author, otherwise pages clean: First Edition: 387 pp.