New York, NY: Random House, 1954. First Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. faintly sunned red clothbound HB spine with tiny pink and silver stamped titling, adjacent panels are a mild burgundy. three blind-stamped and gray stamped duos of crosses upon front panel. gently bumped corners. light gray fep/ffep. very neat, clear beige interior, sheets neatly cornered and aligned. head-edge is shaded a faint gray, else edges an unblemished beige. 437 pp.
New York: Random House, 1950. Ninth Printing. Printing made from the original plates. Octavo. VG/G+ DJ. Gradient grey black spine with cream text. Dustjacket shows aging and has creases and wear (especially along bottom) around the edges; spine of dustjacket is slightly torn in the middle with a brown mark across of about 1 inch; Boards are strong and relatively clean aside from black writing in pen of "R. Jensen" in the upper right hand corner of the front free end page and H on the lower right hand corner of the front free end page; textblock is clean. Pp. 437.
New York: Random House, 1940. First Edition, First Printing, First Issue Dust Jacket. 8vo., 421 pages; VG/Poor; spine pictorial with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut; dust jacket has significant flaws, including tape along inside of front lower flap, head of spine, rear upper flap, tape on outside of front upper and lower flap, head and tail of spine, upper edge of rear cover, upper and lower rear flap; large piece missing along front flap fold, small piece along rear fold; dust jacket has moderate wear otherwise; inscription on ffep; minimal wear to volume; top edge of text block red; small stains to text block; stated first printing; first issue jacket with a list of 10 titles instead of the later reviews; shelved case 2.
New York: Random House, 1940. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo., 421 pages; VG/none; bound in publisher's black cloth, dull gilt lettering to spine; lacking dust jacket; small staining to spine; with pictorial title page, stated first printing, no book club slug; top edge of text block red; name in ink to ffep; shelved Case 2.
1942, 1957, and 1962. VG condition Quarto paperbacks; A Collection of four magazines with three stories by William Faulkner. Three first appearances in The Saturday Evening Post (Hell Creek Crossing, The Bear, The Waifs) and one duplicate of the 1962 edition (Hell Creek Crossing); Collection has some wear at spine and edges, three of the volumes have the age-toned delivery label from the previous owner on the front cover, the label on one of the copies of "Hell Creek Crossing" is half removed with a rubbed away portion on the front cover, the second copy of this magazine has the delivery address label still intact; Each magazine in kept in a protective sleeve. Oversized item. For expedited/international orders, please inquire first about shipping charges and possible increases. Items kept in upstairs office, on top portion of bookshelf.
New York: Random House, 1949. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 246 pages; VG/VG-; spine black with tan lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '2.75'; dust jacket chipped at corners, head and tail of spine, small chip missing on lower edge of front cover; top edge of text block black; shelved hardcover fiction.
New York: Random House, 1959. First Trade Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 436 pages; VG/VG-; spine blue and black with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut; chipping to head and tail of spine, corners; name written on ffep; no book club slug; First Trade Edition, First Printing. Jacket has "10/59" on the bottom of the front flap, and photo of the author on the back with no reviews. This was predated by a limited first edition that was numbered and signed by the author, issued in a glassine jacket, and limited to 500 copies.; shelved hardcover fiction.
New York: Random House, 1959. Limited Edition, #180/500. 8vo., 436 pages; VG; bound in black cloth, gilt lettering on spine and front cover; wrapped in mylar covering; beveled edges; blue marbled endpapers; top edge of text block stained teal; "This first edition of The Mansion is limited to five hundred copies, signed by the author", this is number 180; volume three of the Snopes trilogy; in excellent condition; shelved case 2.
New York: Random House, 1959. First Printing. Octavo; pp 436; VG-/G; blue/black spine with yellow and white text; volume three only; dust jacket has moderate rubbing to spine and fore edges, minor chipping to corners, slight sunning to spine; cloth has sunned exterior, strong boards; text block exterior shows toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean;.
New York: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas, Inc., 1935. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 315 pages; VG-/none; bound in blue cloth with a black horizontal stripe, faded and dull gilt lettering on spine; mylar covering surrounding boards; rear endpaper torn out; mild rubbing to boards; stated first printing on copyright page; shelved case 2.
New York: Random House, 1962. Hardcover Octavo; VG/VG; pp 305; Brown spine with faded red and beige text; Red cloth boards with gilt text; DJ is intact under protective archival cover, shows general shelf ware, creasing chipping and/or slight closed tears on corners and edges; Text block age toned, foxing on edges, otherwise clean, some pages in the middle show creasing on corner, text legible, pages durable; Shelve Case 2 -- Dupont.
New York: Random House, 1962. First printing. Octavo; VG/G; Brown spine with red & yellow text; Dust jacket is slightly sunned spine with rubbing & scratching on exterior and along fore edges, but still intact, covered with mylar; Boards have very slightly age toned edges with otherwise clean & strong panels; Previous owner's name on ffep; Text block has darkened slightly due to age & handling with tight binding; pp 305.
New York: Random House, 1962. First priniting. Octavo; VG/G; Brown spine with red & yellow text; Dust jacket is slightly sunned spine with lightly scratched exterior and small tear at head fore edges, but still intact, covered with mylar; Boards have very slightly age toned edges with otherwise clean & strong panels; Previous owner's name stamped on end papers & pastedowns; Text block has darkened slightly due to age & handling with tight binding; pp 305.
New York: Random House, 1951. First Trade Edition, First Printing, First State. Octavo, 286 pages; VG-/G-; spine yellow and brown with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$3.00'; dust jacket has chipping to head and tail of spine; rubbing, large stain along rear flap hinge extending along part of lower edge; name to ffep; slight age-toning tp pages; First Trade DJ, First Issue: jacket illustrator's name misspelled "M. McKnight Kauffer" to bottom of front flap, lists Faulkner's works (SOLDIER' PAY—REQUIEM FOR A NUN) to back cover; First Trade Edition, First State: "Chocktaw" to p. 21, l. 3; shelved Case 2.
New York: Random House, 1951. Limited Edition, #Out of Series/750. 8vo., 286 pages; VG; 3/4 bound in black cloth, marbled boards, gilt lettering on spine; wrapped in mylar covering; top edge of text block stained gray; "This edition of Requiem For A Nun is limited to seven hundred and fifty numbered copies, signed by the author", this copy is out of series; in excellent condition; shelved case 2.
New York: Random House, 1964. Third. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; black spines with five red bands each, gilt text in red slipcase; boards of each volume are strong with light staining, minor rubbing to corners; textblocks of each volume are clean with light age-toning; 366pp (volume one, The Hamlet), 371pp (volume two, The Town), 436pp (volume three, The Mansion). [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
New York: Jonathan Cape and Harrison Smith, 1931. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 358 pages; VG/G+; spine tan with blue lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$2.50'; dust jacket has moderate chipping to head and tail of spine, corners, small tear to middle of fore edge of front hinge, age-toning to spine; top edge of text block black; First issue, with 280 for 208 in table of contents; shelved case 2.
New York: Random House, 1957. Limited Edition, #234/450. 8vo., 371 pages; VG; bound in tan cloth, gilt lettering on spine and front cover; wrapped in mylar covering; beveled edges; tan marbled endpapers; top edge of text block stained red; "This first edition of The Town, inscribed by the author, is limited to four hundred and fifty copies", this is number 234; volume two of the Snopes trilogy; in excellent condition; small bookseller sticker on rear pastedown; shelved case 2.
London: Chatto & Windus, 1958. 12mo; G/no-DJ; Blue spines with gold text; 3 volume set; Boards have sunned spines with slightly frayed spine edges, exteriors are moderately rubbed due to age and handling, otherwise sturdy; Text blocks are slightly age toned with light foxing on exterior edges and on first & last few pages, previous owner's name & writing on ffep, pages are unmarked; pp 912.
New York: Random House, 1939. First Edition, First Printing, First State Binding. 8vo., 339 pages; VG/VG-; spine green with yellow lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$2.50'; dust jacket has some chipping to all edges, mild soiling to rear cover; top edge of text block green; the binding is the first state, in cream cloth with the front and spine stamped in gold and green; shelved case 2.
New York: Random House, 1977. First Trade Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; tan spine, black/red text; jacket has protective mylar cover, minor shelfwear, price clipped on front flap; boards are strong; textblock has a few small stains on head edge, otherwise clean; pp 488; has gift inscription from Editor on front endpaper, also signed on title page.
New York: Editions for the Armed Services, 1942. First Edition Thus. 12mo; VG/no-DJ paperback; black spine with white text; cover has rubbing, age toning, minor staining on back fore edge; textblock has age toning, closed tear on head edge and open tear on fore edge of title page, otherwise clean; pp 256; Armed Services Edition.
Austin: University of Texas Press, 1984. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black and brown print; DJ has slight edgewear, slight shelfwear; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, slight bump to spine head, else clean and strong; Text block has pencil annotations throughout introduction, else clean and tight; xxviii, 88, xlvi pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated.
New York: Liverright Pubs. 1955. Reprinted edition. DESCRIPTION: New York: Liverright Pubs. 1955. Reprint edition. The author’s second novel, first published in 1927. The city of New Orleans and a yacht on Lake Pontchartrain are the two primary settings. The story follows a diverse cast of artists, aesthetes, and adolescents as they embark on a four-day excursion aboard the motorized yacht, the Nausikaa, owned by a wealthy patron of the arts. Hardcover with dust jacket. 368 pages. CONDITION NOTES: Small octavo in blue cloth with black and red illustrated DJ in brodart; VG/VG; some discoloration and tiny tears on DJ; previous owner's inscription on ffep; deckle edges dusty; paper slightly faded; last pages uncut; pp. 368; shelved in Case # 8.
Gallatin Gateway, MT. Wilderness Adventures Press, 1996. First Edition Thus, Second Printing. Octavo, xxv, 177 pages; VG; bound in brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt moose stamp on the front cover and gold satin ribbon marker, housed in tan slipcase; minimal wear; contains the four stories "The Bear," "The Old People," "A Bear Hunt," and "Race at Morning"; shelved hardcover fiction.
Minneapolis: Faulkner Studies, 1955. Limited First Edition. thin 8vo., 9pp.; VG; spine orange with black lettering, hardcover; "this edition is limited to 500 copies, of which this is No. 334"; previous owners information in ink on ffep; bumping to corners; some minor fading to boards; shelved case 2.
London: Chatto and Windus, 1935. First UK Edition. 8vo., vii, 318pp.; G+/none; bound in red cloth with white lettering on spine; lacking dust jacket; rubbing to spine, mild wear to boards; scattered fingerprint smudges to interior; name written on ffep; published at the same time as the US first edition; shelved case 2.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1951. Reissue. 8vo., 380pp.; VG/VG-; spine spine faded yellow with red and blue lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; price uncut, $4.00; dust jacket has some tanning to spine, chipping to head of spine, minor scratch in the 'N' of faulkner; minor bumping; previous owners information written in ink on ffep; "First Edition, 1929; reissused, 1951" stated on copyright page; shelved case 2.