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.
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Boston: The Riverside Press, 1909. Limited Edition, #283/370. small 4to., 337pp.; VG; bound in green cloth with gilt; wrapped in the original glassine cover, numerous rips, including a chunk missing along the tail of spine and the lower part of the front cover; fore and lower edges of text block deckled; of a limited edition of 370 copies, this is number 283; many pages uncut; interior clean; MA consignment; shelved case 12.
London: The Tate Gallery, 1978-1981. First Edition. Quarto, 4 vols.; VG/VG-; full bindings of red cloth; spines gray with light labels, and black lettering; mild shelf wear; dust jackets protected with mylar coverings; mild shelf wear to upper and lower edges of dust jackets; contains black and white, and full color illustrations; pages clean; shelved above Native American History.
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.
Morristown, NJ. Privately Printed, 1983. Limited Edition. Oblong 4to., unpaginated; VG; spine brown leatherette with gilt lettering; lacking slipcase; large gilt device on front board, slight wear; text block clean; mild bumping and shelfwear; interior clean; profusely illustrated with commentary; of a limited edition of 347 copies, this is number 17; shelved case 9.
Chicago: S. C. Griggs and Company, 1879. 8vo., 357pp.,  ads; VG; bound in polished calf with a single-rule border, single gilt edge-roll; spine paneled with black tooling, red label with gilt lettering; all edges text block gilt; slight age-toning to interior; binding tight except on title page; mild wear and rubbing to boards; small amount of wear to head of spine; HP consignment; shelved case 9.
New York: author, 1953. First edition. Thick folio in 1/2 beige and green hardcovers with leather spine, in grey cardboard case; VG/VG; gold letters on brown spine; minimal soiling; binding strong; samples of the finest hand made papers worldwide; shelved in Case #9; please contact us for shipping costs; IR consignment.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1907. First Thus. Octavo, 11 volumes; VG; 3/4 bindings of green leather, covers in marbled paper; spines faded to brown, with gilt lettering and design; fading to spines; mild shelf wear; upper edges gilt; previous owner's bookplate at front paste-downs; pages clean; shelved above Case 12.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1920. Limited Edition, #76/100. Octavo, 143 pages; G+; bound in purple paper covered boards, beige paper spine with gilt titling; moderate wear and rubbing to boards, significant parks of paper worn away, some scratches; spine coating worn at tail; fore and lower edges of text block uncut; erasing has caused some thinning of the paper on the ffep; "Of this edition one hundred copies have been printed on San Marco Hand-made paper by Alfred A. Knopf for his friends. This, number 76, is for C. C. Parker Christmas, 1920"; front cover label with Parker's name missing; Signed by Alfred A. Knopf under the frontispiece portrait of himself.; shelved case 9.
Paris: Édouard Rouveyre, 1887. Limited Edition, #568/1500. Small Quarto, 263, viii; VG; bound in 3/4 brown calf, dark red cloth boards, paneled spine with gilt tooling and lettering; beautifully marbled endpapers; front hinge worn, some scratches and wear to binding; both original wraps preserved and bound in; with 72 plates with printed tissue guards; text in French; shelved case 9.
New York: G. P. Putnam and Co., 1853. First Edition. 8vo., 366pp.; VG; bound in original brown cloth, paneled spine with gilt lettering, embossing to cloth; all edges of text block gilt; mild wear and rubbing to boards; marbled endpapers; bookplate on front pastedown; contains engraved title page, 19 steel engraved plates including frontispiece, 16 facsimiles of manuscripts, 15 hand-colored mounted proof-paper illustrations; contains a handwritten letter, torn naturally along creases, detailing the gift of this book to a Anna Kelsey. Anna Halleck Kelsey was a teacher of Elocution and English literature towards the end of the nineteenth century.; shelved case 12.
New York: Random House, 1940. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 360 pages; VG/VG; spine faded red and green with white lettering; quarter binding of white buckram, covers in blue cloth; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild fading and soiling to dust jacket; back flap of dust jacket includes Random House bookmark; top edge stained purple; inscribed by Starrett on first free end paper; pages clean; shelved case 9.
New York: Henry Holt, 1995. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG- Hardcover w/ DJ; Gold and Black spine with Gilt text; Dustjacket protected by mylar cover, some edgewear, slight shelfwear; Boards strong, slight edgewear, slight shelfwear; Textblock clean; 638 pp; Inscribed by author on half title page & signed on title page (SEE ALL THREE IMAGES FOR DETAILS] 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. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1934. Small quarto; pp 444; VG-; green spine with black text to yellow paper label; dark green slipcase has moderate rubbing to edges; slight cracking to spine tail edge with chipped fore corners; cloth shows slight rubbing to exterior; yellow paper label to front; slightly sunned spine; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; interior shows light toning toward edges.
Stanford University, Stanford, California: Hoover Institution Press, 1972. Thick quarto., 1089pp.; VG- condition; bound in black cloth, silver lettering on spine; slight bowing to boards; mild shelfwear, including rubbing to corners, wear to head and tail of spine; minor smudges to lower edge of text block; Ex-Library, has two purple surplus stamps on ffep, Library of Congress stamp on copyright page, possible others; [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] Shelved in endcase near stairs on sales floor.
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;.
New York: Oxford University Press, 2013. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; light gray/white spine with blue and gilt text; first edition; this volume only; dust jacket shows light wear to exterior; minor edge wear; cloth exterior clean; mildly tilted boards; text block edges show minimal wear; shaken binding near head spine edge, as is; illustrated; pp 876.
Firenze [Florence], Italy: La Nuova Italia Firenze, 1977. First Edition. Folio; 27 pages, 45 plates, [11 pages], [20 pages]; G+/G; gray pictorial DJ, no lettering to spine, black lettering to front cover: heavy wear to DJ, front cover reattached to spine with non-archival tape to interior of DJ, tape to head likely to repair closed tears, wear to hinge of back cover, closed tear to tail, general edgewear; orange cloth boards, brown lettering to spine: moderate edgewear with small tears to cloth; bumping with material loss to tail, slight cocking to boards, light age-toning/mild wear to text-block; mild imperfections scattered throughout interior, text and graphics largely unaffected; interior replete with black-and-white, sepia, and color matte plates; text in Italian; 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. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, above Ephemera section.
Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1965. First Edition, first printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; 325 pages; white jacket spine with red and black lettering; Book is SIGNED by Starrett on the ffep ("To Helen and Frank Pettee in the fellowship of books, Vincent Starrett") Jacket has some wear at the edges, some small (1/2") chips at the spine upper and lower, now protected by mylar cover; Boards strong with some light bumping and wear; Shelved Books on Books.
Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, 1947. First Edition. Thin octavo, 96 pages, VG-/VG; blue DJ, white lettering: mild overall wear to DJ, "$2.00" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; red cloth boards, gold lettering to spine: mild overall wear to boards, light soiling to edges of boards, bumping to tail; mild age-toning/soiling to endpapers, signature by previous owner in pencil to ffep; interior clean, white gloss leaves, text somewhat faded yet clear and legible; "First Edition" stated to copyright page; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1928. Limited Edition: 117/990 copies, VG- book with Poor case. Octavo quarter bound in natural buckram and printed paper boards, slipcase black paper (damaged, see photo), both have title box on spine with red text. Top edge gilt. Some shelfwear; slipcase sports a few chips and scuffs, but still solid. Book spine a bit faded and rubbed, replacement title box tipped in on rear free end paper. Interior clean and bright, binding solid. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
Edinburgh: W. & R. Chambers, Limited, 1921. Small Quarto; G-; 1/4 bound brown leather spines with gilt text; burgundy cloth; 3 volumes; exteriors show some soiling; light whitish scratches to exterior; rubbed corners; sturdy boards; text blocks have age toned exterior edges; frontispiece; ex-library with stamps to previous owner's name to half title page of vol. 1; ex-libris bookplates of previous owner to ffep; some cracking to gutters; previous bookshop's stickers to front pastedowns; interior pages clean, endpapers show age toning and light foxing; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Bibliographical Society of America, 1990. Quarto; VG-; Hardcover; Spine, green with gold print on black banner; Boards in green cloth with gold print, slight soiling to rear else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xviii, 252 pages + 42 b&w plates, illustrated. [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.].
State College, Pa: Commercial Printing. Quarto; VG; Hardcover; Bluish grey spine with no text; Volume is taped to the hinges; Front paste down has white marks; Boards have minor scratches and are slightly shelf worn but are strong; Front free end- paper has an inscription and signature of the artist. Text block is clean; unpaginated.
New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Books, 1991. Reprint of Third Edition. Octavo; VG-; black spine with gilt text; reprint of third edition; no jacket; cloth shows mild sunning to edges; slightly splayed boards; text block exterior edges have light smudges; frontispiece; previous owner's embossed stamp to title page; light foxing to endpapers; interior clean; pp 582; text in French.
New York: R.R. Bowker, 1972. Quarto. VG/no DJ - hardback. Ex-library copy; Blue spine with partially faded yellow and white text/title; boards are strong and mostly clean, aside from some darker marks near the bottom close to the edges/spine; ex-library and withdrawn stamps on the front free end page; withdrawn and ex-library stamp on the back free end page along with adhesive residue, some age-toning, red pen mark, and pencil/pen writing; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 646.
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1874. Large Octavo; G/no-DJ; Black spine with gold text; Boards have shelf wear such as rubbed edges & corners, age tone appearance, and scratched exterior; Text block is generally age toned with foxing on exterior edges and on first & last few pages; pp 832. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Bibliographical Society of America, 1990. Small Quarto; VG-; green spine with gilt text to black bar; no jacket; cloth shows mild exterior wear; mildly splayed boards; text block exterior edges show some foxing; interior clean; previous owner's embossed stamp to title page; tight binding; interior clean; profusely illustrated; pp 252.
East Aurora: The Society of the Philistines, 1910. Thick 16mo; G- condition hardcover; Brown spine with black text on beige block; Boards have slightly sunned spine & lightly smudged on exterior panels with moderate rubbing along edges and lightly bumped corners, otherwise sturdy; Front & rear end papers are cracking slightly from spine at title page & last page along hinges; Text block is has darkened due to age, otherwise pages are unmarked; pp 192.
Provo: Friends of the Brigham Young University Library, 1995. Limited edition. Quarto; Limited edition, 750 copies; VG-; Hardcover; Spine, grey with black print on cream paper label; Boards in grey cloth with gold print, slight warping, else clean and strong; Text block has owner embossed stamp on title page, else clean and tight; lxxxiv, 242 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w). [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: John Wiley and Son, 1869. Octavo, xvi, 119 pages; VG-; full binding of green cloth; spine with gilt design; mild shelf wear and soiling; wear to head and tail of spine; small pale stains at back board; mild pebbling; small hole in cloth at front joint; beveled edges of boards; upper edge gilt; previous owner's inscription at front free end paper; mild foxing throughout; pages clean; shelved Front Case.
Chicago: Shasta Publishers, 1948. First Edition. 12mo; pp 455; G-/Poor; burgundy spine with gilt text; dust jacket detached at joints; dj laid in at front gutter; exterior shows modest age toning, mostly to spine; small chips to edges; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; mild rubbing to spine edges and fore corners; one or two small spots to spine; sturdy boards; text block has moderate toning to exterior edges; partial cracking to front gutter at half title page; previous owner's name to ffep; inscribed by Everett Bleiler;.
Westminster; New York: Chas. J. Sawyer, Ltd.; E.P. Dutton, 1927. Octavo; G+/G; dark beige spines with black text; 2 volumes: vol. 1, Caxton to Johnson, pp 367; vol. 2, Gray to Kipling, pp 423; dust jackets have slightly sun darkened spines; few minor chips to edges; price clipped front flaps; mylar wraps; cloths have slightly sunned spines; strong boards; text blocks have slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedowns; slight offset toning to ffeps; deckled edges; light foxing to some interior pages; top edges gilt;.
New York: Schulte Publishing Company, 1953. Booklet [4x6]; G+/paperback; light bluish covers show light wear to exterior; black illustration and black titles to front; slight toning to exterior edges; intact binding; text block exterior edges show light toning; interior clean; illustrations inside covers; interior intact; pp 23; signed by author NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 10, in Netdesk office.
Paris: Petit Palais des Beaux-Arts, 1931. Octavo; G; Ex-library; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands; Boards quarter bound with brown leather to spine and marble paper to boards, spine stained at bottom where library labels were removed, spine head torn away, tears along front and rear hinges, surface tear to paper on rear; Text block has library stamp on bottom edge, front endpapers, and title page verso, pinhole library stamp applied to title page, penciled call number on title page verso, tanning to endpapers, tears to hinges front and rear, age-toning to paper; 186 pages + unnumbered b&w plates at end of volume.
Boston; Cambridge: Houghton Mifflin Company; The Riverside Press, 1970. Fourth Revised Edition, First Printing. Larger Octavo; G/G-; black spine with off-white text; fourth revised edition, first printing; dust jacket has modest soiling to exterior; few chips to edges; mylar wrap; cloth shows only light exterior wear; minor rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block edges have some smudges and tone; lightly toned; pictorial endpapers; broken hinges; frontispiece; mild interior wear; slight pencil; illustrated; pp 1289; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1997. Octavo; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white and red print; DJ has light edgewear, else clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with purple cloth to spine and orange paper to boards, slight wear to corners and spine caps, toning to front top edge, else clean and strong; Text block had spotting to top edge, else clean and tight; Signed in ink by the authors on the title page; viii, 769 pages.