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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1974. First Edition. Oblong octavo; VG/VG; orange spine with black text; jacket has protective mylar cover, minor shelfwear, sunning; boards are strong, rubbing at spine head and tail and in bottom corners; textblock has spotting along head edge, otherwise clean; unpaginated; signed by author on title page; FLP Collection. Shelve Case 0.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1953. First Edition, First Printing. Small quarto; VG/G; white spine with black text; jacket has age toning, rubbing, significant edgewear, with chipping, small closed tears and open tears at spine head and back head edge; boards are strong, minor sunning and edgewear, spine slightly cocked; textblock has age toning, staining on tail edge and a few pages throughout, otherwise clean; pp 159; has inscription from author written in pencil on front endpaper.
Studio City, CA: Occidental Publishing Company, 1975. (first ?). 4to in boards. VG+. Inscribed (by author?) on verso of half-title page. Color and black and white illustrations. Pages clean and tight. Boards have rubbing, foxing near spine. Spine is white with red, yellow, and black outlined text. Shelve in locked art case.
New York: Ivan Obolensky, Inc., 1961. First Edition. 12mo; VG/no-DJ paperback; black spine with white text; cover has rubbing; textblock has smudging on back inside cover, faint spotting around edges, otherwise clean; unpaginated; limitation page to interior a "spoof," with all copies stating No. 83 of 212 copies (in Toledano's Goreyography, p. A7a); shelved Case 0.
New York: McGrw-Hill Book Company, 1978. First Edition. Large thin Octavo; pp 90; G/Fair; ivory spine with black and red text; dust jacket has soiled exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has slight sunning to boards; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by authors and illustrator.
London: Penguin Books Ltd., 1945. Quarto; unpaginated; G/Fair; gray/yellow/blue spine with black text; dust jacket has few chips to edges; some soiling to exterior; cloth has slight sun fading to exterior; slight sunfading to exterior; sturdy boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to front pastedown and endpaper; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; 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.
Editions Pierre Lafitte, 1920. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print on black banner; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear; Text block has penciled name on front flyleaf, half-title page torn at hinge, initial signature loose in binding, final pages separated from binding, paper is age-toned and brittle; Text (captions) in French; unpaged, completely illustrated (b&w drawings/cartoons).
New York: An Andre Deutsch Book/Mayflower Books, 1979. First American Edition. First American Edition; Quarto; VG-/VG-; Grey spine with humors drawing of a seated man with a blue suite, black label, white text. DJ has general shelf wear, edge wear, open and closed tear on rear, closed tear on front with clear tape over it by previous owner, tiny open tears to front edges, flap edges are folded; Boards have rubbing to edges, bumping to corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has previous owners' name in ink on front free end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 233; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
Switzerland: Benteli, 1975. Signed; Quarto; VG+/no-DJ (paperback); Spine is red with black text; Covers have general shelf wear and signs of handling, minor rubbing to corners and foot/crown of spine; Text block is relatively clean, pages are age-toned, title page is signed by author; Pages are not numbered.
London: Methuen Children's Books, 1971. First Edition, Fifth Printing. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; orange spine with black text; cover has wear in corners and at spine head and tail, old sticker on front and back, minor spotting on back, boards slightly bowed; textblock has spotting on head edge, otherwise clean; pp 62.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1939. First Edition. Oblong quarto; VG/VG-; orange spine with black text; jacket has rubbing, age toning, edgewear, three closed tears that have been fixed with tape, price clipped on front flap; boards have edgewear, slightly bowed, binding is strong; textblock has slight edgewear, otherwise clean.
Oxford: Clarendon, 1976. Octavo; VG-G+; Hardcover with dust jacket; Brown spine with blue text; Dust jacket has edge- wear to the spine and edges dust jacket also has slight tears to the head and tail of the spine and exterior edges; Boards have minor marks to the front exterior but binding is solid; Front free end-paper has an inscription of the previous owner; paste downs, end papers and edges are slightly tanned otherwise text block is clean; 332p.
New York: Congdon & Weed, Inc., 1984. First Edition. Small quarto; unpaginated; G/G-; ivory spine with dark green text; dust jacket has slight toning toward edges; minor chipping to edges; slight foxing to flap edges; cloth has clean exterior; minor rubbing to corners; slightly splayed boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
Sterling Swift Publishing Company, 1979. Octavo (oblong); G; Paperback; Spine, black without print; DJ has mild edgewear, bump to front top spine corner, creasing to hinges, slight shelfwear; Text block clean and tight, light age-toning to paper; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; 91 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Chicago: Chicago Daily News, 1944. Signed; Small Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Spine black cloth, with faint yellow text, cocked and shaken spine; Boards have general shelf wear, edge worn, bumping and fraying to corners, scratches and marks; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning and foxing on page edges, content is clear; Pages are not Numbered. Please see photos for detials.
New York: J.J. Augustin Publisher, 1938. 12mo; pp 142; Good-; beige spine with red and black text; no jacket; noticeable sun darkening to exterior; some rubbing wear to corners; boards have light soiling to exterior; text block has age toned exterior edges; illustrated with maps; slight toning to interior edges; light tape residue to front and rear endpapers; pouch with maps to rear pastedown;.
Tournai: Casterman, 1966. Quarto; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, yellow with black print; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, fading to spine, small tears to top and bottom of spine, wear to hinges, mild wear to corners; Text block clean and tight, mild age-toning to paper; Text in French; 62 pages, illustrated (color).
Burbank, CA: Gagne International Press, 1999. First Edition. Thin Quarto; vg+/vg; dj, matte white and black spine with black text; dj, light shelf wear; HB, matte white and black spine with black text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; B/W illustrations; unpaginated. SUMMARY: He is an unusual creature with a strange origin and a wonderful destiny. He meets both friend and foe and struggles with adversity in an ageless story of acceptance and brotherhood. ------Copy number 427 of 1000, SIGNED and NUMBERED on title page by the author. ---A near fine copy.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1976. Thin Quarto; pp 96; G/G-; sunned light blue pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket has small chips to edges; some soiling to exterior; price clipped front flap; cloth shows mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has mild tone to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Chicago: The Chicago Daily News, 1942. Signed; Small Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Spine black cloth, with faint yellow text; Boards have general shelf wear, edge worn, bumping and fraying to corners, scratches, speckling, chipping, and a few water marks, discoloration to hinges; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning and foxing on page edges, content is clear; Pages are not Numbered.
London: Bradbury & Evans, 1849. Octavo (oblong); G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in red leather and blue paper with gold print, leather at corners and spine, red color partially worn away at corners and spine caps and hinges, blue paper has smudging, rubbing, stains, scratches, wear to all edges; Text block has gilt edges, slight staining from corner glue to endpapers, pages have mild amount of foxing, spine breaks toward center of volume, clean text; unpaged, illustrated.
New York: R.H. Russell, Publisher, 1899. Oblong Quarto; unpaginated; Good; 1/4 bound ivory white spine without text; no jacket; boards have modest wear to exterior; light foxing to spine; some wear to corners; beveled edges; sturdy panels; text block has slight toning to fore and tail edges; top edge gilt; frontispiece; mild crack to gutter at title page; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1975. Octavo (oblong); VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, orange with blue print, slight edgewear, creasing to rear top edge, slight shelfwear; Boards in orange cloth with blue print, slightly cocked spine, slight wear to spine caps; Text block clean and tight but for slight tanning to endpapers; unpaged, cartoons (b&w).
New York: Ballantine Books/ Random House, 1987. First Edition, First Printing. Oblong Octavo; unpaginated; VG-/paperback; off-white spine with black text; scarce; covers show mild wear to exterior; lightly rubbed edges; intact panels; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Munich: Prestel, 2004. Quarto; VGVG; Hardcover with dust jacket; Black spine with white text; Dust jacket has minor scratches and creases to the front and rear exteriors; Boards are clean with solid binding; Front paste down has a minor white mark, edges of pages are slightly sunned otherwise text block is clean; 224p.
Munich: Verlag von Fr. Basserman, 1924. Folio; VG-/G+ Hardcover w/ dustjacket and G+ slipcase; Darkened Off white spine with Red text; Slipcase strong, moderate shelfwear, moderate edgwear, significant staining on both covers, sticker remnant on rear cover; Dustjacket has sunning to spine, some shelfwear, moderate edgwear, fraying to spine edges and corners of both covers, stain on front cover, small brown mark on rear cover; Boards strong, fading/ browning on both covers, small brown marks on rear cover, slight edgwear; Textblock has slight age toning, foxing on most pages and fore edge, otherwise clean, writing in pencil on rear pastedown; 355 pp. Text in German. Oversized Book. Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
Wyoming, MI: Pied Piper Press, Inc., 1986. First Printing. Booklet [10x13]; pp 46; G/paperback; green spine with black text; covers has moderate shelf wear to exterior; some rubbing wear to edges; small sticker to front; intact panels; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; pictorial pastedowns; frontispiece with small price sticker; profusely illustrated;.
Westport, CT and London: Meckler Books, 1976. Quarto; pp 158; VG-/VG-; White spine with black text; Dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, minor wear to corners and edges; Cloth has slight sun fading to exterior, minor wear to edges; Text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
Ontario, CA: Alderac Entertainment Group, 1999. Large Octavo; pp 252; Good; burgundy pictorial spine with peach text; no jacket; cloth shows mild scratches to exterior; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; 30 pages with ink markings; profusely illustrated;.
Philadelphia: Minneapolis-Honeywell Regulator Company, 1962. Quarto; G Hardcover; Light Brown spine with No text; Boards are strong, moderate edgewear, moderate shelfwear, bowing towards tail edge of front cover, spots where cover material is rubbed away; Textblock has foxing and spots on some pages, inscription on biographical page; Inscribed by Author.
New York: Beaufort Books, 1986. First Beaufort edition. Octavo; First Beaufort edition; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with black print; DJ is gold with black print, tanning to spine, edgewear to hinges and flap folds, smudge on front, small surface tear on rear, price-clipped; Boards in gold paper with black print, light wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has inscription in ink on half-title page, else clean and tight; unnumbered leaves, illustrated (b&w).
Tournai: Casterman, 1966. Quarto; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, yellow with black print; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, fading to spine, tear to top of spine (taped), wear to hinges, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has vendor label on front flyleaf, mild age-toning to paper; Text in French; 62 pages, illustrated (color).
Washington, D.C. Green Bag, Inc., 2010. Octavo; pp 819; VG/paperback; lavender/purple spine with black text; featuring Thomas Nast's illustrated almanacs (1871-1875); covers show mild rubbing to edges; modest to exterior; intact panels; text block shows only light shelf wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Cupples & Leon Company, 1919. Booklet [10x10]; Fair/paperback; pinkish beige spine without text; second series; covers have sunned spine; rubbed and worn edges; some foxing panels; fraying to spine; vertical crease to front; text block has age toned edges; broken hinges; foxing to Interior; illustrated;.
New York: Cupples & Leon Company, 1920. Booklet [10x10]; Fair/paperback; pinkish beige spine without text; first series; covers have lightly sunned spine; minor fraying to spine edges; rubbed and chipped edges; some foxing to panels; fraying to spine; text block has age toned edges; broken hinges; foxing to Interior; illustrated;.
New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1960. Oblong Quarto; pp 256; G/Fair; creamy ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has several chips to edges; slightly toned flap edges; mylar wraps; cloth shows mild wear to exterior, due to handling; strong boards; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; interior clean;.