Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 1974. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. bright medium blue DJ, spine has black and white titles. edgewear is light, with mild chafing and toning to edges, and very faintly foxed jacket front/rear. light gray clothbound HB, spine stamped in silver. inside front cover, INSCRIBED BY THE EDITOR AS 'RALPH' ON RIGHT FEP. interior text is a basic ivory. heavily foxed head-edge, fore-edge and tail lightly. 301 pp. ISBN# 0816607125.
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1937. First Edition. Octavo, 430 pages; VG-; spine is maroon with faded gilt lettering; binding has minor shelf wear, with fading at the top and bottom of the spine, has minor bumping on the fore edge corners, spine heavily faded; pages have minimal detachment on the front hinge, have minor age toning; signed on the ffep by all authors; shelved Maryland.
New York: Alfred A. knopf, 1926. Octavo; G/poor; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, cream with black print; DJ brittle with chipping and tears to all edges, tearing to spine, front hinge, rear flap fold, front flap separated but present, toning, small stains, shelfwear; Boards in black cloth with gold print, slight puckering to cloth on front, wear to corners and spine caps, light shelfwear; Text block has tanning to endpapers, name in ink on front flyleaf, light age-toning to paper but clean and tight; xi, 279 pages.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1941. Reprinted. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; pp 769; black spine with gilt text; full title: The American Language: An Inquiry into the Development of English in the United States; cloth shows moderate wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; cracking to front gutter; interior lightly toned; deckled fore edge; inscribed by author.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Publisher. Mixed Editions. Octavo; Fair/paperback; green spines with black text 12 issues ranging between 1926-1934; covers show severe wear to edges; some creases to spines; moderate wear and soiling to exteriors; text blocks have some toning to exterior edges; illustrated; some wear to interior pages; additional shipping may be added to items due to weight;.