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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.].
Winterthur, DE: Winterthur Museum, 1989. Small Quarto: VG+/no-DJ: Red spine with gold text: Book is still in publishers wrapping, some very mild shelfwear at corners, head and tail of spine, textblock is clean and bright. 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.
New York: The MacMillan Company, 1957. Large Thick Octavo; VG/G-; Light gray spines with dark blue text; 5 Volumes (1941), 4 volumes plus supplement (1957); Dust jackets are covered with mylar with sunned spines and rubbed edges which are slightly frayed, but still intact; Boards have only minor wear along edges with clean and strong panels; Text blocks have darkened slightly on exterior edges with unmarked pages and tight bindings; Small red stamp on ffep of v.5; pp 4010. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1973. First Edition. Quarto; VG-/No jacket softcover; Tan spine with black lettering; Wraps have some light wear to the edges, spine is darkened, some fading to the lettering; Binding is tight; Previous owner's pressure stamp on first page, rest of text bright and clean; NOTE: Book has been signed by Blumenthal; 192 pages.
Norristown, PA: Pennsylvania German Society, 1937. Proceedings. Oblong folio; VG/none. brown spine and boards with gilt lettering; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 58 pp., text, 38 single sided plates, most with color; some age-toning; binding shaken; boards, brown/green fading; spot staining; chipping wear, and tears; else very good; --MANUSCRIPTS IN GERMAN FRAKTUR.
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.
Washington: The Preservation Press, National Trust for Historic Preservation, 1978. Quarto; VG-/'no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with light brown text; Covers are rubbed and age toned with age toning around edges, otherwise strong; Previous owner's name inside front cover; Textblock is age toned; pp 67.
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.
Great Britain: The Aquarian Press, 1983. New Edition, revised and updated. small 8vo. VG/VG+. lime and dark green speckle the entire rear, spine and front jacket as glossy background. yellow titling runs down slim DJ strip. partially pictorial in dark yellow/brown oval beneath enlarged yellow and pale yellow titling. neat ivory inner flaps. slim black clothbound HB, stamped with gold lettering--unblemished and neat panels. clean, tight copy--previous owner label at fep aside sealed hinge. lightly flipped through and clear and excellent interior. very faintly foxed edges. unaffected textblock, clear and uniformly ivory. 170 pp. ISBN# 0850303176.
Boston: New York Graphic Society Ltd, 1974. first edition. Small Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Black spine with gilt text; Slipcase has slight cracking at tail edge near opening, small closed tear on rear, and lightly sunned & rubbed exterior otherwise; Cloth has slightly sunned spine with minor shelf wear on exterior otherwise, panels are strong and intact; Text block shows slight wear due to handling with tight binding and unmarked pages; pp 526.
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.
New York: Doubleday and Company, Inc., 1972. Octavo; VG/VG-; white/green spine with red text; DJ has light rubbing on the front and back, bumping to the head and tail of spine, age toning, one stain to the top right back corner, one .5cm closed tear at the head of spine; Boards has light bumping on the head and tail of spine, otherwise boards strong; Textblock and interior pages have light age toning, otherwise clean; 312pp.
New York: The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation, 1988. First Edition. Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; white spine with black/red text; cover has rubbing on the front and back, light age toning, light bumping to corners; textblock has light age toning; interior pages on the first page on the top right corner has the name of the previous owner written in pen, otherwise interior pages clean; pp 361.
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.
New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1969. Octavo: VG-/VG-: Off white spines with black text: 3 volume set: DJs are in similar condition with general shelfwear, age toning, soiling, small closed tears mainly concentrated along head and tail of spine, Volume I has tape on interior around head and tail: Boards are strong with some shelfwear, dust staining: Textblocks have dust staining, pages are free of markings, folds andtears, front free pages of all 3 volumes have imprinted book plate from previous owner and date written inside book plate in black ink: Volume I- 479, Volume II- 565, Volume III- 542 pp. [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].
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.