Boston: The Riverside Press, 1909. Limited Edition, #283/370. small 4to., 337pp.; VG; bound in green cloth with gilt; wrapped in the original glassine cover, numerous rips, including a chunk missing along the tail of spine and the lower part of the front cover; fore and lower edges of text block deckled; of a limited edition of 370 copies, this is number 283; many pages uncut; interior clean; MA consignment; shelved case 12.
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London: Arthur L. Humphreys, 1912. First Edition, Limited #11/12. 12mo., 84 pages; VG-; Hardcover in publisher's deluxe gilt-decorated binding, #11 of 12 copies printed on Japanese vellum and bound in Levant morocco by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, and SIGNED by Sutcliffe on limitation page; some rubbing to extremities; repairs to hinges and spine are visible. VC Consignment; Shelved in Case 7.
New York: Grossman, 1966. First Edition, First Printing. Small quarto, 160 pages; VG/G; spine is white with black lettering; The dj is worn at the extremities and there is a tear near the spine on the front. The boards and text block are clean and and unmarked with the exception of an inscription from Cornell Capa to Marty Forscher, proprietor of the Professional Cameral Repair shop in NYC: "To Marty, as a token of friendship and shared concerns... Fondly, Cornell Capa May,1966". There is also an envelope laid in with two signed letters [one typed, one in pen] from Cornell Capa to Marty Forscher. Shelved case 11.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1940. First Printing. Octavo, 313 pages; VG/G+; spine is blue with black and white lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut '$2.00', has moderate wear along the top and bottom edges, with chipping at the top and bottom of the spine and on the fore edge corners, has minor creasing along the sides of the spine, has a large closed tear on the back cover that has been repaired with tape; binding has minor shelf wear, has adhesive residue on the inner back cover; pages have faded coloring along the top edge, minor age toning and minimal detachment; EH Consignment; shelved case 6.
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1899. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 96 pp., VG-; gray paper-backed pictorial boards with black lettering and illustration; spine age-toned to brown; spine re-backed with gray cloth (turned-in over endpapers), original paper label laid down; head and tail of paper label to original spine chipped off, mild bumping to head of cloth spine; bumping and chipping to edges, particularly corners; mild age-toning to boards and to margins of interior; light staining to bottom of front cover; beveled fore- and bottom-edge of text-block; text printed on heavy gray paper; square tearing to front paste-down, likely from removal of bookplate; MA consignment; shelved Case 0.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1955. First Edition. thin 4to., unpaginated; VG/VG-; spine blue with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, chipping to corners, head and tail of spine, cracking to spine edges, inch long rip on lower rear; price cut; original color art by Politi, including his signature on ffep; AS consignment; shelved case 14.
Coloniae Agrippinae [Cologne]: Apud Petrum Henningium, 1626. 16mo., 448pp.; VG; bound in vellum, faint writing on spine; vellum slightly warped, as is usual for vellum of this age, especially warped out on rear board upper fore corner; stylized 'SA' written in ink on ffep, ex libris note in ink on top of title page; small water stain to lower fore corner from pages 45-70; minor bookworm damage along gutter and lower edge between pages 35-70; some occasional foxing; JG consignment; shelved case 3.
London: Hutchinson & Co., 1908. First Edition. 4vo., xx, 209pp.; VG-; bound in publishers red cloth stamped with a gilt title and blue design on front board, gilt lettering on spine; 30 color tipped-in plates with printed tissue guards; bumping to head and tail of spine, corners; inscription in ink on ffep; top edge of text block gilt; fore and lower edges of text block show some minor wear, wear extend to pages; boards scuffed; DC consignment; shelved case 14.
New York: Gotham Book Mart & Gallery, Inc., 1972. Limited First Edition [#73/550]. 8vo. cards, VG/VG; olive green matte wrapper with black lettering to front cover; mild shelfwear to wrapper (e.g., creasing to hinge, bumping to corners); pub. 1972 by Gotham Book Mart, stated to front cover and copyright page (verso of front cover) of wrapper; a set of sixteen (16) black and white illustrated cards by Gorey; cards clean and bright; housed in light green (faded) enveloped with black and white illustration and title to front of envelope, shelfwear to envelope; No. 73 out of 550 first edition copies stated to limitation page (recto of back cover of wrapper); LP consignment; shelved Case 0, Dupont.
New York: Viking, 1971. First Edition. Oblong quarto,159 pages G+/Fair; spine is black with gold lettering; the DJ is tattered with tears and abrasions, some repaired in the interior by tape, some unrepaired; Boards have some light edge wear; Title page and inscription are loose within the book but present; Inscribed to Marty Forscher, the proprietor of Professional Camera repair in NYC by Ernst Has: "To Marti (sic) with my warmest wishes for 1972 from Ernst" Shelved case 11.
New York: Doubleday, 1976. First Edition. Octavo, 587 pages; VG-/VG-; spine is white with brown lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut '$12.50', has minor wear and creasing along the top and bottom edges, spine has heavy discoloration and minor chipping; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has minor bumping on the fore edge corners; pages have moderate blotching along the top edge; LH consignment; shelved case 6.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1964. First U.S. Edition. Octavo, 187 pages; VG/VG; Pictorial blue spine with white text; DJ completely intact in archival cover, minor shelf wear, light rubbing on edges and corners, rubbing on back cover including a blue mark on top left corner; Text block is clean, lightly age toned, text legible, pages durable; LP Consignment. Shelved Case 8.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1955. First Edition. Octavo, 273 pages; VG/VG; purple/brownish-pink spine, purple/white text; dust jacket has protective mylar cover, price uncut '$2.50'; some rubbing, chipping at spine head and tail and in corners, small closed tears at spine head and tail; LP Consignment; shelved case 8.
New York: Gnome Press, 1953. First Edition Thus. 8vo., 255 pp., VG/VG; hot pink and yellow pictorial DJ, yellow lettering to spine, black and yellow lettering to front cover; mild fading and wear to spine of DJ, closed tears to tail of spine, text slightly faded yet legible, "GNOME PRESS" logo to tail of spine; mild wear/age-toning to covers of DJ, teal scuffing to bottom left-hand corner of back cover; price uncut "$3.00" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; red cloth boards with black lettering; bumping/rubbing and mild chipping to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine, no shelf lean; minimal shelfwear to covers of boards, mild rubbing to edges and corners, slight cocking to boards, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; age-toning and very mild wear to text-block; very mild age-toning to interior, text clear and legible; pub. 1953 by Gnome Press, "First Printing" stated to copyright page; LP consignment; shelved Case 8.
New York: Scholastic Press, 2006. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, unpaginated; VG/VG; spine blue with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$16.99'; Inscribed by Edward Kennedy to his Daughter-in-law, Victoria Gifford-Kennedy, "Splash and I hope you enjoy," dated 2 June 06, also signed by Splash with a stamp of his pawprint.; consignment; shelved case 5.
New York: Greenberg Publishers, 1951. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 219 pp., VG-/VG-; DJ, teal and purple pictorial spine (faded) and front cover with white lettering, text to spine legible; wear to covers and edges of DJ, with with slight material loss to head of spine and bottom corners; price uncut "$2.75" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; light gray cloth boards, maroon lettering to spine; bumping to head and tail of spine, mild cocking to spine; mild wear to edges of boards, bumping to corners; red top, shelfwear to text-block; age-toning to interior, text legible; published 1951, stated to copyright page, with no mention of further printings; MacDonald's first science fiction novel; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1950. American Bookseller's Edition. Octavo, 326pp. Hardcover without jacket as issued, in VG- condition. Bumping and shelf-wear to blue cloth-bound, gilt illustrated boards. Gilt title to spine almost entirely faded. Faint rubbing and soiling to boards. Light age-toning to text block and end papers. No markings or creases to the text. Binding is sturdy. Signed by James Michener on the half title page. This special autographed edition is limited to 1500 copies, as stated on the limitations page. JK CONSIGNMENT. Shelve: CASE # 6 Spine is dark blue cloth with faded gilt text.
London: Methuen & Co. Ltd, 1928. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 178 pages; VG-/none; spine faded pink with gilt lettering, bound in publishers pink/salmon cloth; no dust jacket; fading to edges of boards; text clean; top edge of text block gilt; gilt vignette of Christopher Robin, Pooh and Piglet on front board; LD consignment; shelved case 2.
London: Rudolph Ackerman, 1851. Third Edition. Octavo; VG; 218 pages; Bound in red leather with gilt borders on boards; raised bands on spine, gilt lettering and designs; Gilt dentelles and marbled end papers; Binding has been professionally repaired along the spine, with one section of gilt detailing missing; Third edition, with 18 hand-colored aquantint plates all intact and protected by tissue guards; All edges gilt; Sewn-in silk bookmark; Some wear along the edges, including bumping to the corners and a small chip missing from the upper edge near the spine; Original gilt and cloth spine and cover bound in rear; OF consignment; Shelved in case 7.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1981. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 357 pages, VG/VG; blue pictorial DJ, light green and white lettering: mild wear to head, tail, and corners of covers; light scratching to back cover; green lettering to spine slightly faded yet clear and legible; minor scattered imperfections visible to lettering on front cover, title affected yet clear and legible; quarter-bound, navy blue cloth spine, gray matte paper boards, gold lettering to spine: light fading to edges of boards; front board somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; very mild wear/very slight waving to text-block; interior clean; signed by previous owner to ffep; INSCRIBED by Peters to title page; LP consignment; shelved Case 6, Dupont.
Guildford, England: Genesis Publications, Inc., 2006. Limited Edition (512/2150). Quarto, 255 pages; VG; half bound in red leather, spine has gilt lettering, front cover has white and gilt lettering; binding has minimal wear; binding and pages clear; pages have gilt along the text block edges; profusely illustrated; housed in red publisher's slipcase within publisher's black drawstring bag; WD Consignment; shelved case 13.
Paris: The Pleiad, 1926. Limited Edition. 8vo., xxxvi, VG; spine marbled brown with black paper label and brown lettering; original brown marbled paper over boards; One of 475 numbered copies printed under the supervision of Frederic Warde at the Officina Bodoni in Montagnola, Switzerland, this is number 422; lacking slipcase; GP consignment; shelved case 10.
London: G. G. Harrap & Co., 1914. large 8vo., unpaginated; VG; bound in brown leather, blind stamped lettering on spine and front board, gilt decoration on spine and front board; corners bumped; rebound; beautifully illustrated throughout with numerous illustrations and elaborate ornamentation; 8 mounted color plates; top edge of text block gilt, others uncut; DC consignment; shelved case 0.
London: J. Johnson, 1783. First Edition. Octavo, , viii, 232, 235-240 ; VG; bound in contemporary burgundy calf by J. Clarke, paneled spine with gilt tooling, labels missing; mild rubbing and wear to binding; marbled endpapers; The last leaf contains a prospectus; OF consignment; shelved case 10.
New York: Avalon Books, 1956. First Trade Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 224 pages; VG/VG; Light blue and black spine w/ illustrations, red and black text; jacket has chipping on head and tail of spine, soiling on rear flap, unclipped and has protective mylar cover; three ex-library stamps on copyright page; boards are strong and clean; textblock is clean; LP consignment;.
London: Hodder and Stoughton, early 1900s. Thick quarto in green hardcovers with green illustrated DJ in brodart; VG/G; DJ with tipped-in illustration highly discolored with tiny tears around edges; strong binding; end pages and illustrations on dark green thick paper; text clean in large print; pp. 143; shelved in Case # 13; please contact us for shipping costs; DC consignment.
London: Constable & Co. Ltd, 1914. 4to., xii, 185pp.; VG/G+; bound in publishers green cloth with a partially gilt illustration, dust jacket the same design, black lettering on spine; dust jacket has pieces missing, including upper right and lower left fore corners, head and tail of spine; 12 tipped-in color plates with tissue guards, including frontispiece; 32 other illustrations; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; bumping to head and tail of spine, corners; DC consignment; shelved case 13/1.
New York: Covici Friede, 1929. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 200 pp., VG-/VG; tan DJ, small black lettering to spine: mild wear/age-toning to covers, "$3.00" to front flap (all four corners of flaps slightly clipped), DJ protected by mylar; dark green cloth boards, bright silver lettering to spine: spine cocked, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; mild fading to edges of boards; mild wear to text-block, dark purple top, light foxing to fore-edge; interior clean, with many black-and-white graphics; INSCRIBED by Starrett to ffep: "This was a lot of fun to do; but, Lord, how cocky I was!"; pub. 1929, with no mention of further printings to copyright page; LP consignment; shelved Case 9.
Guildford, England: Genesis Publications, Inc., 1996. Limited Edition (352/2000). Quarto, 229 pages; VG; half bound in black leather, spine has embossed lettering, front cover has illustrated red cloth; binding has minimal shelf wear, pages clear; profusely illustrated; housed in pictorial publisher's slipcase, contains a small 'sketch book' of works by the artist; signed by Pauline Sutcliffe, Kay Williams, and Astrid Kirchherr on the limitation page; WD Consignment; shelved case 13.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1923. Large Octavo, xii, 339 pages; VG/VG-; spine beige with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$2.50'; dust jacket has some chipping to head and tail of spine, small water-staining to spine, larger chip to rear cover along head of spine; half-tltle/page 3/4 uncut; small staining to top edge of text block; interior clean; illustrated endpapers; tipped-in plate to front cover; LS consignment; shelved case 14.
New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 2006. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 141 pages; VG/VG; the spine is black with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; inscribed by Stephen Wilkes to Marty Forscher, proprietor of the Professional Camera Repair shop in NYC: "To Marty, 4-4-07 Life is a journey... Thank you for being such a special part of mine... All my best, Stephen Wilkes"; GF consignment; shelved case 11.
Frankfurt: Published by the Author, 1693. Third edition. 3 in. 12mo in vellum; condition: G+; boards with small stains and moderate fraying; book slanted upwards; paper wobbling; good binding; a few pages with dog ear; some discoloration; text clean; pp. 638; in German; shelved in Case # 6; YR consignment.
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.
Monaco: André Sauret, 1972. Folio, 249pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Minor bumping and shelf-wear. Dust jacket is bright and clean. Faint offsetting to verso of frontispiece page, otherwise no markings or creases to the text. Binding is sturdy. Includes numerous photographs in both color and black and white. Text is in French. I.R. CONSIGNMENT. Shelved in Case # 11.
New York: Dodd, Mean & Company, 1939. First American Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 248 pages; VG/VG-; spine blue with yellow and white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$2.00'; dust jacket with 9 small pieces of non-archival tape to the interior, rear flap with upper corner torn off, small hole to center of spine, chipping, wear, and creases; EH consignment; shelved case 6.
London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1908. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, xiii, 226 pages, 16 pages ads; VG; spine red with gilt lettering; front board has a pictorial of Churchill standing over a rhino; folded map on page 2; all maps and photos present; frontispiece with tissue guard; boards with mild rubbing, spine slightly sun-faded, tear and wear to head of spine; text block shows some foxing, but interior clean; 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.
Wien [Vienna] and Leipzig: F. Tempsky / G. Freytag, 1910. folio, lxxxi, 70 plates; G; housed in a gray clamshell box with a white label and black lettering, some shelfwear and scuffing; book itself is has sections still seperated to the binding, but mostly loose pages; front cover loose paper, green, has tattered edges on all four sides, still fully legible; title page has small stamp on upper fore corner; plates intact and in excellent condition, if some small wear to page margins; title states with 76 panels and 157 text images, plates in rear go up to 'Taf. 70.'; many pages of the text uncut; wrapped in mylar covering; GP consignment; shelved front table.
New York: The Century Co, 1889. First edition. Folio; 145 pp. Original pictorial boards; no dust jacket (as issued). With 19 illustrations by Edward W. Kemble in black and white. VG; some soiling and discoloration to boards, which are rubbed at the spine, particularly at spine top; interior age-toned but generally clean. Housed in a deluxe clamshell box. VW Consignment. Shelved in Case #2.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 305 pp., VG/VG; DJ green with yellow text to spine and white text to front cover; mild shelfwear to DJ (e.g., rubbing to edges/corners, age-toning to edges/margins of flaps); price uncut "$2.50" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; olive green boards, dark green text to spine, dark green illustration to front board; age-toning and mild scratching to text-block; very mild age-toning to interior, text legible; published 1953, "A" stated to copyright page indicative of a First Edition; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
1867. Slip of paper, approximately 2.5" x 7.5", bearing Benito Juarez's signature. Sheet has one faint vertical crease and a slightly bent corner. Dated August 26, 1867. Paper appears to be clipped from a larger document. Benito Pablo Juárez García served as president of Mexico for five terms. ---L.H. CONSIGNMENT Shelve: L.H. Autographs.