Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Red spine with gilt text; 6 volumes: 1-TV Underwater: Silver Springs, Florida, April 15, 1956; 2-Barnhart Dam: U.S.-Canada Border, June 3, 1956; 3-Western Plains: Laramie, WY, Sept. 16, 1956; 4-Guided Missiles: White Sands, NM, March 3, 1957; 5- The Immigration Patrol Story on the California-Mexico Border, April 28, 1957; & 6-Marine Assault: Quantico, VA, May 12, 1957; Cloths have slightly sunned spines with minor scratches and rubbing as well as slight white smudges on exterior of panels and lightly rubbed edges and corners but otherwise panels are strong and intact; Text blocks have darkened somewhat on exterior edges due to age with light foxing on some first pages however bindings are tight with fully bound pages.
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Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1942. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, orange with black print; Boards in orange cloth, toning and small stains to spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps, mildly cocked spine, light smudging/shelfwear to boards; Text block has orange-tinted top edge, stain to top edge, penciled doodles on front pastedown, tanning to endpapers, slight tear to endpaper at top of rear hinge, clean text; 291 pages.
Amsterdam: Chez R. & G. Wetstein, 1724. 10mo; VG-/no-DJ; vellum spines with gilt text brown bar, raised bands; 3 volumes: vol. 1, pp 511; vol. 2, L'Heauton-Timorumenos de Terence, pp 485; vol. 3, Le Phormion de Terence, pp 431; boards show slight soiling to exteriors, slightly splayed and bowed boards; text blocks have some foxing to exterior edges, some foxing throughout texts; previous owner's bookplates to pastedowns, light ink endpapers; illustrated; French text.
New York: New Directions Publishing, 1971,1972,1976,1981,1992. Mixed Editions. Octavo; VG-/G; multicolored spines with black and colored text; 8 volumes: vol. 1, Battle of Angels, The Glass Menagerie, A Streetcar Named Desire, pp 419; vol. 2, The Eccentricities of a Nightingale, Summer and Smoke, The Rose Tattoo, Camino Real, pp 591; vol. 3, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Orpheus Descending, Suddenly Last Summer, pp 423; vol. 4, Sweet Bird of Youth, Period of Adjustment, The Night of the Iguana, pp 375; vol. 5, The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore, Kingdom of Earth, Small Craft Warnings, The Two-Character Play, pp 367; vol. 6, 27 Wagons Full of Cotton and other short plays, pp 358; vol. 7, In the Bar of a Tokyo Hotel and other plays, pp 365; vol. 8, Vieux Carre, A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur, Clothes for a Summer Hotel, The Red Devil Battery Sign, pp 378; dust jacket has moderately sunned exteriors, some light wear to edges, mylar wraps; small stickers for flap; cloths are sunned, mostly to spines, strong boards; text blocks have light foxing to exterior edges, except vol. 8; interiors clean 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 bookcase next to Ephemera section.
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.
Chicago: Cinebooks, Inc., 1985, 1986, 1987. first edition. Small quarto; G+/no-DJ; medium blue spine with gilt text; 14 volumes - v. 1: A-B, v. 2: C-D, v. 3: E-G, v. 4: N-R, v. 5: S, v. 6: T-V, v. 9: W-Z, and v.10: Silent Film (1910-1936), supplements (2) and indices (2); cloths are slightly sunned & rubbed on exteriors; light smudges, scratches & small stains exteriors; panels are otherwise intact & strong; text blocks all show slight wear & light toning due to handling & age; v. 3 has slight writing on copyright page; pp 8965. Signed by authors in volume one. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders. SHELVED ON AISLE 10 TOWARDS THE BACK OF AISLE ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.
London: Martin Secker, 1915. First edition. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Dark blue spines with gold text; 2 Volume set; Boards have mylar covers, moderate shelf/edge wear, otherwise strong; Text blocks have darkened with age and have deckled fore edges, Vol. 1 has pencil writings in margins towards the front, first & last few pages have foxing; Vol. 1- front pastedown is cracking slightly from ffep at hinge; pp 622.
Chicago: Laird & Lee, Publishers, 1897. 10mo; pp 298; Fair; yellow spine with faded red text; no jacket; cloth has light soiling to exterior; sun darkened spine; minor fraying to corners; slight rubbing to edges; sturdy boards; text block shows age toned exterior edges; some text in ink to ffep; offset to front pastedown and ffep; some cracking to gutters; frontispiece with tissue guard; previous owner's name stamped to title page; illustrated; interior pages have some toning toward edges;.
New York City: The Beau Publishing Co., Inc., 1927. 377/500. Quarto; G; orange spine with black and gray text to paper label; slight chipping to label at edges; no jacket; limited, numbered edition; this is number 377 of 500; HB periodical; cloth shows some soiling to exterior; moderate rubbing wear to edges; paper label to front; mild foxing to label; slightly splayed boards; text block exterior edges painted black; pictorial endpapers; interior has light smudges to some pages; tight binding; profusely illustrated.
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1892. first edition. oblong octavo in black moire silk with embossed gold gilt on cover; Good/Fair; covers with general soiling and shelf wear on fabric around edges and spine; book slightly curved from shelving; binding strong; two illustrations detached from spine; 20 thick plates of color illustrations on off-white paper, some double-sided, separated by rice paper; offsetting on ffep from title page; contains scenes of equestrians, clowns; menagerie; weird; museum of wonders; shelved in Room 13. EB/ND.
New York: Praeget Publishers, 1974. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, pink with black print; DJ has light edgewear, remains of label on front, else clean and bright; Boards in pink cloth, bump to spine tail, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; 210 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Paris: Les Marchands de Nouveautes, 1839. Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Brown spine with gilt text on a dark red bar; Volume one only; Boards have stain at head edge near spine with heavy rubbing wear along spine edges and tear at head of spine, lower spine is missing exterior layer, and fore edge corners are heavily frayed, front panel is slightly splayed; Text block has darkened due to age with sticker and previous owner's book plate on front pastedown, cracking between pastedowns and end papers along hinges but panels are still attached, foxing, light staining at edges and shadow toning on first and last few pages, small tear at tail edge of pp 290, however all pages are fully bound; pp 292. French text.
Washington, D.C. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, 2013. Quarto; VG/paperback; pp 255; white spine with blind stamped lettering; white clam shell case has moderate soiling to exterior, intact exterior; covers have slight creasing toward joints, otherwise clean and intact; text block is clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Billboard Publications, Inc., 1988. First U.S. printing. Quarto; pp 280; VG/VG-; blue spine with red text to white panel; white slipcase has soling towards edges, but intact; dust jacket shows slight sunning to exterior, minor chipping to head spine edge; cloth is clean with strong and intact boards; text block shows minimal wear, tight binding, unmarked pages; inscribed by Betty Carter;.
New York and London: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1899. 12mo; pp 368; G-; gray spine with gilt text; no jacket; original publisher's cloth has decorative gilt and red illustration to front with gilt text; exterior shows slight soiling to exterior; slightly sun darkened spine; minor wear to corners; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; top edge gilt; deckled edges; frontispiece with tissue; hairline defect to front gutter at ffeps; missing one ffep; illustrated; stamped text "An Interview with Marcella Sembrich" to front endpaper; slight staining to gutter, throughout;.
London, Belfast, & New York: Marcus Ward & Company Limited, 1880. Unstated, apparent first edition. Square,thin octavo. Fair with no dust jacket. Red spine with no markings, illustrated blue boards. Boards somewhat bowed outward. Rubbing to boards, particularly significant along the edges and corners. Owner bookplate to front pastedown. With many chromolithographs. With illustrations by Patty Townsend. Gatherings intact, but sewing and binding of gatherings is loose. Moderate age-toning to pages. Pages generally unmarked.
London, Belfast, & New York: Marcus Ward & Company Limited, 1880. Unstated, apparent first edition. Square,thin octavo. Fair with no dust jacket. Red spine with no markings, illustrated blue boards. Boards somewhat bowed outward. Rubbing to boards, particularly significant along the edges and corners. Owner markings to top corner of half-title page. With many chromolithographs. With illustrations by Patty Townsend. Gatherings intact, but sewing and binding of gatherings is loose. Moderate age-toning to pages. Pages generally unmarked.
Paris: L'Instant, 1986. Quarto; pp 408; G+/G-; black spine with white lettering; open tears to dust jacket at head and tail edges, other small tears and curling to edges, as is, previous bookshop price sticker to rear tail edge; cloth has light staining to head spine edge and front tail fore edge, panels are strong and secure; slight foxing to exterior head and fore edges, interior clean; French text. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Hermitage House, 1952. First Edition. Octavo; G/Poor; pp 294; sun faded yellow spine with brown lettering; dust jacket has cracked into two pieces, heavy wear and chipping to edges; cloth has water ring staining to front board, slight fraying to edges; text block shows age toning to edges, some toning to end papers, illustrated end papers; interior clean; inscribed by author.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1968. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with tan print; DJ in mylar, edgewear, crease to front, toning to spine, mild shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in orange cloth with black print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; 206 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
St. Paul, MN: MBI Publishing Company, 2005. First Edition. Quarto; pp 191; G/G; light blue spine black and blue text; dust jacket shows mild wear to exterior; minor edge wear; mylar wraps; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; sturdy boards; text block exterior edges have minimal wear; tear to front pastedown, toward head edge; pictorial endpapers; frontispieces; profusely illustrated;.
Hollywood, CA: Capitol Records, Inc., 1992. Small Quarto; pp 219; VG-/VG-; black/purple spine with purple and gilt text; dust jacket shows slight dings to edges; light wear to exterior; cloth has light rubbing to exterior; lightly bumped head edge; and spine corners; strong boards; text block clean; frontispiece; mild crease to tissue guard to half title page; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1982. Octavo (8.25 x 11); vg/wraps; black spine with white text; minor shelf wear; light chipping at the spine and corners; text block, clean; 239 illustrations; 117pp. INSCRIBED by author on title page, and SIGNED by radio personalities NORMAN CORWIN and CARLTON E. MORSE on specific page featuring their photo and short bio.
Bayonne: The Jersey Printing Company, 1940. Octavo; G+; Hardcover; Green spine with white text; Dust jacket is separated to the spine and has severely shelf wear with liquid stains and scratches; Boards are faded to the spine and has black stains to the head and tail of spine, also boards have minor white dots to the front and rear but in tact; Text block is discolored to the fore edge, otherwise clean; 211p.
Lincoln and London: The University of Nebraska Press, 1991. Small quarto; pp 418; G/G; burgundy spine with ivory text to black bar; dust jacket has mild wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; mylar wraps; boards have white spotting to exterior; light fading to boards; text block shows minor wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Los Angeles: Wild Rose, 1984. First Edition. Quarto; G+ Paperback; Red spine with Black text; Covers have moderate edgewear, some shelfwear, bending to corners, small open tear along head edge of front cover, wear along joints of spine; Textblock has slight age toning; 125 pp; Signed by co-author Harry L Graham.
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.
Chapel Hill and London: The University of North Carolina Press, 1991. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 362; VG-/VG-; gray spine with black and red text; dust jacket has only light wear to exterior; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges, as is; interior clean; tight binding; illustrated;.
Nashville: Rutledge Hill Press, 2000. Small quarto; pp 246; VG-/G; black spine with gilt and white text; dust jacket shows slight rubbing to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows light wear to front; lightly bumped corners; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
New York: Universe Publishing, 1998. First U.S. Edition, First Printing. 10mo; VG/paperback; pp 128; purple/gray spine with gray and white text; covers show minimal wear to exterior; clean edges; faux flaps; intact panels; text block clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; inscribed by Harry Benson.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1976. First Edition. Octavo, 251 pages; VG/VG-; full binding of white cloth; spine black with blue and white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear; price cut; signed flat by Burns at front free end paper; contains black and white photos; pages clean; shelved Cinema A-D.
1910. Quarto; Fair-; Paperback; Spine, exposed binding staples; Cover is torn the length of spine with front and rear no longer attached to text block, tears along all edges with some taped, missing small portion at rear lower spine corner, peripheral toning; Text block has center crease with small tear to fore edge, tear to front lower spine corner, curling to fore corners, edgewear; 34 pages, illustrated (b&w). FRAGILE. [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.] Shelved in Netdesk office, on shelf above the Ephemera sections.
New York: Random House, 1956. First Edition. 10mo; pp 145; G/G-; yellow spine with black text; dust jacket has slight soiling to exterior; few chips to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has moderate wear to exterior; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block exterior edges lightly toned; interior clean; frontispiece;.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1889. Octavo; Fair; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold and black print, tattering to spine caps, light wear to corners and edges, shelfwear; Text block has cracked hinge in front, separated from rear cover and spine, slight tanning to endpapers, clean text; 510 pages, frontispiece, “with over one hundred and eighty illustrations” (b&w).
Givors: André Martel, 1948. Fourth. Octavo, 273 pages; Good + condition; Spine worn with multiple lengthwise creases and small pieces torn off at head and foot, small tear to bottom rear cover, creases and spotting to both covers; clean interior with many uncut pages, binding loose in places but all pages remain attached, contains numerous B&W photographs; sold as is.
New York: Warner Brothers, Publications, Inc., 1978. Small Quarto; pp 418; G/paperback; brown spine with gilt text; covers show few creases to exterior; mild rubbing to edges; small sticker to front; gilt titles and image to front; intact panels; text block has slight age tone to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
n.p. n. publ. 1906. Thick Octavo; pp 864; G-/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; 6 bound magazine volumes in one book; cloth has moderate wear to exterior; noticeable wear to spine; slight rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; ex-library stamp to ffep; frontispiece; interior lightly toned; cracked gutter at pp 3-6; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2005. First Printing. Small Quarto; pp 110; VG-/VG-; gray spine with pink and white text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior, sticker to front; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior, interior clean; inscribed by authors and photographer.
New York: Rinehart & Company, 1958. Octavo; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with red and blue print; DJ has small tears at spine ends and flap corners, wear to edges, hinges, flap folds, light shelfwear; Boards in white cloth with red, black and blue print, peripheral tanning, slight wear to spine caps; Text block has tan-tinted top edge, slight tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; 344 pages, illustrated (b&w drawings).
Boston: L.C. Page and Company, 1898. 12mo; pp 302; Fair/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; cloth has very slight sunning to spine, some wear to edges and corners; elaborate gilt decorations to spine and front, severe moisture staining to rear; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, slight writing to ffep; illustrated with tissue guards over plates; cracking to front gutter, light toning to end papers; deckled edges; gilt head edge; interior clean.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1977. First Edition. Octavo; pp 279; VG-/G; black spine with light orange and cream text; dust jacket shows rubbed corners; tape mend to spine tail edge; light soiling to rear; cloth has mild rubbing to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light spots to exterior edges; illustrated; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
Boston: L.C. Page and Company (Incorporated), 1898. 12mo; pp 337; G+/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; cloth has very slight sunning to spine, some wear to corners; elaborate gilt decorations to spine and front; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, slight writing to ffep; illustrated with tissue guards over plates; slight cracking to front gutter; deckled edges; gilt head edge; interior clean.
Oxford, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1994. 10mo; pp 388; VG/VG; black/gold/orange spine with white text; The Oxford Shakespeare; dust jacket shows modest shelf wear to exterior; cloth has only mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.