The Fantod Press, 1970. Limited First Edition. staplebound 12mos., unpaginated; VOL. 1 [THE CHINESE OBELISKS: FOURTH ALPHABET, VG; black covers with tan lettering and illustration; shelfwear to spine (e.g., mild rubbing to head of spine, slight material loss to tail of spine, light scratch to top of fore-edge); interior clean and bright]; VOL. 2 [THE OSBICK BIRD, VG+; yellow covers with black cursive lettering and illustration to front cover; very mild shelfwear to tail of spine; light scratch to top of fore-edge; interior clean and bright]; VOL. 3 [DONALD HAS A DIFFICULTY, VG; co-authored by Neumeyer; shelfwear to spine (e.g., mild rubbing to head and tail of spine); interior clean and bright]; a limiting printing of 500 copies; housed in a hot pink envelope with The Fantod Press colophon to top left-hand corner to front of envelope, moderate wear/tearing to envelope; LP consignment; shelved Case 0, Dupont.
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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1974. First Edition. Oblong octavo; VG/VG; orange spine with black text; jacket has protective mylar cover, minor shelfwear, sunning; boards are strong, rubbing at spine head and tail and in bottom corners; textblock has spotting along head edge, otherwise clean; unpaginated; signed by author on title page; FLP Collection. Shelve Case 0.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1963. First Edition, First Printing. Oblong octavo; VG/no-DJ; yellow spine with black text; cover has rubbing, edgewear, slight sunning, minor scuffing on back; textblock has minor spotting around edges, otherwise clean; unpaginated. Case 0.
New York: Bantam-Skylark, 1989. Octavo. VG/softcover; Blue spine with white and yellow text/title; covers are mostly clean with mild edgewear (some creases along the edges); crayon marking on the front free end page; some offsetting noted on the back of the front cover; binding is strong; textblock is age-toned but clean. Pp. 168.
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: The Fantod Press, 1972. Limited First Edition. staplebound 12mos., unpaginated, VG; ALL VOLUMES: light scratching to top- and bottom-edges of text-blocks; interiors clean and bright; limited first editions of 526 copies stated to copyright pages; VOL. 1 [THE DISRESPECTFUL SUMMONS, pub. 1971; tan covers with black lettering and illustration]; VOL. 2 [THE ABANDONED SOCK, pub. 1972; light gray covers with black lettering and illustration]; VOL. 3 [THE LOST LIONS, pub. 1973; yellow covers with black lettering and illustration]; LP consignment; housed in a white envelope, with The Fantod Press colophon to top left-hand corner to front of envelope; shelved Case 0, Dupont.
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1963. First Edition. Oblong 12mo.; VG/VG; yellow spine with black text; jacket has protective mylar cover, spotting, red mark on front, price clipped on front flap; boards are strong, faint spotting, rubbing around edges; textblock has spotting along head edge, otherwise clean; unpaginated. Case 0.
New York: Holiday House, 1981. 1st edition. Signed by Edward Gorey on title page Elongated duodecimo. Hardcover with dust jacket both in Very Good + condition. Text has no markings and pages are clean. Binding is tight. Unpaginated. Beautifully illustrated throughout. Minimal shelf wear. Dust jacket has some sunning on spine but is nicely protected and maintained by a transparent mylar book jacket cover. All else is fine. - Shelve in Case # 0 (dust jacket is green with black text, spine is sunned to an aquamarine color).
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company / The Riverside Press, 1961. First Edition. Octavo, 126 pages; VG/VG-; spine is white with gray lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut '$3.00', has minor wear and blotching along the top and bottom edges with minor chipping at the top of the spine; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; pages have dust build up along the top edge; inscribed by the author on the ffep; shelved graphic novels.
New York: Bernard Geis Associates, 1964. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/G-; white spine with yellow illustration and faded black and red text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, rubbing, scuffing, significant tearing on front and at tail edge that has been fixed with tape, sticker residue on back flap; boards are strong, water staining spine tail, rubbing along tail edges; textblock has spotting along fore edge, otherwise clean; pp 213. Case 12.
New York: Macmillan Company, 1963. First Edition. Octavo, 246 pages; VG/VG; spine is white with green and black lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has discoloration throughout; binding has minor shelf wear; pages have blotching and faded coloring along the top edge; original owner's name written on the ffep in pen; shelved HC Fiction.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1973. First Edition, Second Printing. Oblong octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; white and blue staple-bound booklet; cover has minor shelfwear, age toning; textblock is clean; pp 30; second printing, with expurgated poem. Shelved Graphic Novels.
Fantod Press, 1962. First Edition, Limited. Staplebound 12mo, VG; Early work by Gorey, self-published by Fantod Press limited to 500 copies only; Some wear to the edges, toning at edges and spine; interior excellent; Shelved in Case 0.
New York: Ivan Obolensky, 1961. First Edition. softcover 16mo., unpaginated, VG-; black/red/white pictorial front cover, small white lettering to spine; mild wear to covers: rubbing to covers, edges, and hinges (text to spine somewhat affected yet clear and legible); original price "$1.50" to bottom right corner of front cover; age-toning to text-block, minor stain towards middle of fore-edge; covers protected by plastic covering; interior clean; limitation page to interior a "spoof," with all copies stating No. 83 of 212 copies (in Toledano's Goreyography, p. A7a); shelved Case 0.
Dogear Wryde, 1978. First Edition. 16mo. postcards, VG; a set of sixteen (16) black and white illustrated postcards by Dogear Wryde, one of several pseudonyms used by Edward Gorey; cards clean and bright; housed in white (age-toned) enveloped with black and white illustration and title to front of envelope, shelfwear to envelope; LP consignment; shelved Case 0.