Indianapolis, IN: Popular Fiction Publishing Company, 1927. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 192 pages, VG-/G+; orange DJ, black lettering and illustration: creasing/open tearing to edges of DJ, covers protected by mylar; sheet of orange construction paper inserted beneath DJ to disguise open tears, Weird Tales advertisements to both flaps; navy blue cloth boards, yellow lettering: mild overall wear to boards, light soiling to edges of boards, mild cocking to spine; bumping to head, tail, and corners; age-toning/wear to text-block; signature and notations in pen by previous owner to ffep; very light age-toning to margins of interior, text somewhat faded yet clear and legible; shelved Front Counter.
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New York: Boni and Liveright, 1921. 16mo; G; Paperback; Spine, brown with gold print; Cover is flexible leatherette, light wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has brown-tinted top edge, pastedowns separating from cover and with slight tears to top and fore edges, else clean and tight; 245 pages.
Sauk City: Mycroft and Moran, 1945. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, red and black with tan print; DJ has tears at spine ends and flap corners, peripheral tanning/soiling, wear to hinges and flap folds; Boards in black cloth with red print, light wear to corners and spine caps, blemishes to front; Text block has tanning to endpapers, name in ink on front flyleaf, mild age-toning to paper; xv, 238 pages.
Chicago: Walter M. Hill, 1918. Limited First Edition, #154/250. Thin Octavo, 35 pages; VG; bound in publisher's steel-blue paper boards, paper label with black lettering to spine; mild wear; bookplate to front pastedown; signed by Starrett on limitation page and numbered 154/250; Inscribed on ffep by Starrett, dated '24 Oct: 1921'; shelved case 0.
Garden City: The Crime Club, by Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1930. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with red print; Boards in black cloth with red print, cocked spine, wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear, blemish to rear; Text block has red-tinted top edge, cracked front hinge, intermittent spine breaks, small tear to edge of front pastedown, name in ink on front flyleaf, small stain to top edge of title page and to fore edge of contents page, small tear to fore edge of rear flyleaf, mild age-toning to paper; 345 pages.
New York: Random House, 1942. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, purple with white paper label and purple print; Boards in purple cloth with white paper labels and purple print, slight tear to top of rear spine edge and to paper label on spine, cocked spine, bump to rear lower edge, mild wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear; Text block has tanning to endpapers, clean text; 312 pages.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1929. First Edition. 12mo; pp 279; G/no-DJ; black spine with red text; cloth has slight wear to exterior; some spotting to head edges; slight fraying to corners; strong boards; mylar wraps; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; previous bookshop's sticker to front pastedown; tight binding.
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.
London: George Allen & Unwin, 1961. Revised and enlarged. Octavo; Revised and enlarged edition; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, orange with black print; DJ in mylar, slight edgewear, mild smudging to back, price-clipped; Boards in pink cloth with white print, mild wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 155 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Sauk City: Arkham House, 1965. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; blue spine with black and white text; jacket has protective mylar cover, minor shelfwear; boards are strong, slight bumping in corners; textblock has stain on front endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 145; Limited Edition - one of 2000 unnumbered copies.
Shelburne, Ontario: The Battered Silicon Dispatch Box, 1995. First Edition. Octavo; pp 242; VG/G; black/yellow spine with yellow and pink text; dust jacket has lightly rubbed exterior; few minor chips to edges; cloth shows slightly sunned exterior; mild rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; pictorial pastedowns; interior clean;.
Indianapolis: The Illustrious Clients, 1947. First Edition. Booklet [6x8]; pp 67; G/paperback; dark orange covers with black text to front; illustration to front; slight soiling to exterior; some sunning toward edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by editors.