Refine search resultsSkip to search results
New York: Editions for the Armed Services, 1948. Octavo; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan box without print; Box has brown wrapping tape cut at edges, with penciled title “Book of lists of books for armed services”, broken corners; Book boards in blue cloth with gold print, in cellophane wrapper, clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight; 139 pages.
Milano: Libreria Antiquaria v, Hoepli, 1929. Catalog. Folio; good/wraps-; manila spine with black text; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 90 pp.; Appendix, 85 B&W plates; general light toning; wraps, sunned; split start at joints; tears, and chipping; separation from text block; previously mended; else good; ---TEXT IN LATIN AND ITALIAN.
London: Chiswick Press, 1933. First Edition. 8vo., 68 pages; VG; light grey cover with black print, slight spotting on front, foxing on spine, penciled notation on front cover, edges of over-sized cover bent and has some foxing along interior exposed edges, slight tear on top of back cover; slight spotting on first prelim. page; clean interior, binding tight.
Washington: Scientific and Technical Information Branch, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1984. Quarto; G; Paperback; Spine, tan with black print; Cover has owner name stamped on front, light edgewear, stain and creasing to spine; Text block clean and tight; viii, 398 pages + separately paged appendices. [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
New York: New York Public Library; Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations, 1964. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, staple binding; Cover is cream with black print, mild wear to corners, wear and slight tears at staples, stains on rear, light shelfwear; Text block clean and tight; “Reprinted from the Bulletin of The New York Public Library, May, June 1964”; 63 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York: The Compiler, 1917. limited edition. Good condition hardcover. Thin 8vo in gray boards with tan spine, title on spine in black on off-white paste-down label. Significant wear to boards; edges rubbed, corners bumped and cracked, scratching to boards, particularly to rear, splitting along folds of spine, spine attached to boards with scotch tape. Interior binding intact, top edge of textblock agetoned, other edges clean, deckled. Unnumbered book of limited edition of 51. 37 pp.
London: Trustees of the British Museum, 1958. Octavo; G; Hardcover; Spine, tan with gold print; Boards in blue cloth, toning to spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps, fading/light shelfwear to boards; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, light spotting on endpapers, else clean and tight, mild age-toning to paper; viii, 992 pages.
New York: Facts on File, Inc., 1990. First Printing. Large Octavo; pp 648; VG-; blue spines with gilt text; no jackets; 2 volumes: vol. 1, A-M, James Agee - John P. Marquand [ISBN 0816021171x]; vol. 2, M-Z, Peter Matthiesen - Roger Zelazny [ISBN 081602118x]; cloth has slight wear to exterior; few spots to front; strong boards; text block edges have slight wear; interiors clean; good bindings.
Paris: Librairie de Firmin-Didot et Cie. 1878-1880. Octavo; G/no DJ; Ex-library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print, vol. 1 with stain on bottom; Boards in black library buckram cloth with gold print, stains to vol. 1, mild shelfwear; Text block has speckled edges, name in ink on front flyleaf and half-title page, library plate on front pastedown, library stamp and pencil markings on title page and final page, original wrappers bound in at end of each volume; Text in French; 2 volumes (xv, 1138 columns, 1226 columns).
London: Rupert Hart-David, 1964. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in red cloth, gilt lettering; boards strong, minor shelfwear, minor edgewear, light general soiling, light rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, sun toning along head edges and spine, ex-library sticker on spine, soiling spots on front pastedown and front end paper, erased penciling on front end paper, ex-library insert on rear pastedown; text block age toned, ex-library stamp on title page, penciling on publisher page and dedication page, ex-library stamps on exterior fore corners; 312pp.
New York City: The Cultural Center of the French Embassy, 1962. First Edition. 8vo., 250 pages; VG; tan cover with black print, some peripheral tanning, slight tear at front bottom right corner, short crease at back upper left corner; clean interior, age-toning to pages; "French Bibliographical Digest, No. 35, June 1962, Series II."
Boulder: Westview Press, 1983. Octavo; G; Hardcover; Spine, grey with blue print; Boards in grey cloth with blue print, light wear to corners and spine caps, slight stain at front lower spine corner and rear upper spine corner, else clean and strong; Text block has ink underlining on p. 9, else clean and tight; 559 pages.
Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1962. First Edition. 10mo., 121pp.; VG; in wraps, protected with a custom brown linen dust-wrapper, with maroon label and gilt lettering on spine; SIGNED on ffep by August Derleth; There is an inscription on the ffep by Nelson S. Bond, notable pulp writer and bookseller and recipient of the 1998 Nebula Author Emeritus award for lifetime achievement, that this copy might have been the last copy every inscribed by Derleth, and that it was send to him a few days before he died.; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1969. First US Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; white spine with black text; dust jacket has slight creasing along bottom spine and top/bottom edges, spotting along both cover joints and interior cover edges; Boards strong, clean, binding strong; text block is clean; 57pp.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1988. First Edition. Quarto, 270 pages; VG/VG-; spine dark blue with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, mild wear and rubbing; pencil notes to front and rear endpapers, scattered and sparse pencil marginalia; with a microfiche appendix in rear pockets, containing 20 sheets comprising some 1600 pages of detailed bibliographical information; shelved case 9.
Folkestone: Dawsons of Pall Mall, 1973. Reprint Edition. Octavo; VG; hardcover; bound in navy blue cloth, gilt lettering; boards strong, very slight bowing, general shelfwear, general edgewear, bumping on tail edges and rear head edge, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, sticker on front, ex-library sticker on spine, light rubbing on front hinge, light age toning in interior, ex-library stamp on front pastedown, erased penciling on front end paper; text block slightly age toned, ex-library stamp on title page, penciling on copyright page, ex-library stamp on exterior head edge; xxxiv, 300pp.
Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1978. Octavo; VG/VG-; green sun toned spine, dark green lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, small tears on head edges, large tear on rear tail edge, soiling on front head edge and rear; boards strong, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges; text block clean; xv, 280pp.
Hamden: Jay Hickerson, 1992. Second edition. Octavo; Second edition; VG-; Paperback; Spine, white plastic comb binding; Cover is yellow with black print, slight edgewear; Text block clean and tight; 476 pages. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s) This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
London: T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1814. First Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; 3/4 bound in contemporary polished calf by J. Larkins with their stamp, marbled boards and endpapers, spines paneled with red and green labels with titling, other panels gilt; some rubbing and wear to boards; folding frontispiece to volume 1; with engravings; shelved above US Regional.
London: Smith, Elder, & Co, 1861. First Edition. Octavo, two volumes; G+; spine brown leather with gilt lettering and design; three-quarters leather binding with marbled paper covers; all edges marbled; end papers marbled; light foxing on pages; head of front hinge of volume one starting to crack; pages clean.
London: Oxford University Press, 1968. Reprint Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; pink sun toned spine, black lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, light general soiling, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, open tears on fore corners, very light chipping on spine head edge, spine sun toned, protected in plastic; boards bowed, some edgewear, minor bumping on tail edges, minor rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, sticker and stamp on front end paper; text block has light age toning, penciling on page 3, soiling on verso of page opposition page 16, some pages uneven, very light foxing on exterior head edge, light soiling on exterior fore edge; insert included; viii, 186pp.
Santa Barbara, CA & Oxford: ABC-Clio, 1987. Quartos: VG-/no-DJs: Light brownish gray spine with dark brown text: 2 volume set: Boards are strong and clean, slight bowing to front boards of volume 2, bindings are tight: Textblockas have dust staining and foxing mainly to head and fore edges of exterior, pages are clean and unmarked: Vol I- 376 pp; Vol II- 482 pp. [Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
Portland, ME: The Southworth-Anthoensen Press, 1937. 10mo; pp 114; G; 1/4 bound green spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows modest wear to exterior; paper label to front; some wear to edges and corners; sturdy boards; text block edges show modest toning; deckled edges; previous owner's name to ffep; good binding; illustrated;.
Paris: Imprimerie Nationale, 1902. Large Octavo; unpaginated; G/no-DJ; 3/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text; marbled boards; boards have moderate rubbing to exterior; sunned spine; some rubbing to fore corners; sturdy boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue guard; light foxing to frontispiece; exterior head edge; French text.
London: Dawsons of Pall Mall, 1966. Reprint Edition. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in black cloth, gilt lettering; boards strong, very minor bowing, general shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, closed tears on front hinge tail edge and rear hinge head edge, soiling on front and rear covers, soiling spine, light ink soiling on front pastedown, penciled text and stamps on front end paper; text block slightly age toned, soiling spot on page 339, very light foxing on exterior head edge; 358pp.
Bruxelles: Editions Scientifiques E. Story-Scientia, 1968. Quarto; Good hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with brown print; Boards in tan cloth with brown print, cocked spine, else clean and strong; Text block has slight stains to top and bottom edges, else clean and tight; Descriptive/bibliographic text in French; 87 pages + 217 b&w plates. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.