Cythere [i.e. Paris]: [Cazin], 1782. 18mos., 184, 156, 140 pages, 2 volumes; VG; bound in contemporary brown tree calf, spines gilt with burgundy labels and gilt lettering, black circles with gilt numbering; Three volumes bound as two; 13 1/2 x 9 cm; second volume rebacked with the original spine preserved; gilt roll to edges of boards, board edges; marbled endpapers; with engraved frontispiece and twelve erotic plates, as called-for, two of the plates bound in as frontispieces for parts two and three; some occasional foxing and spotting throughout, including plates; with three title and three half-titles pages; title pages state 'Cythere 1782', but presumed Paris, Cazin, circa 1800; text in French; IT consignment; shelved case 3.
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Milwaukie, OR: Dark Horse Books, 2012-2013. First Editions, First Printings. 4tos., 3 vols., VG/VG; DJs, black spines, white lettering: minimal wear to DJ of Vols. 1 and 3, very mild creasing to edges of Vol. 2; "$59.99 US $65.99 CAN" to back covers, all vols., black paper boards, light gray lettering: minimal wear to boards of Vols. 1 and 3, mild bumping to head and tail of Vol. 2; fore-edges of Vols. 1 and 3 clean, light fingerprint mark to fore-edge of Vol. 2; VOL. 1 [CLICK! AND OTHER STORIES, 292 pp.]; VOL. 2 [KAMA SUTRA AND OTHER STORIES, 312 pp.]; VOL. 3 [BUTTERSCOTCH AND OTHER STORIES, 302 pp.]; shelved Case 12.
Frankfurt, Germany: Zweitausendeins, 1984. First Edition, First Printing. 4to., 382 pp., VG; three-quarter-bound, faux-leather green cloth spine, black cloth boards, gold lettering: spine cocked, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; very mild wear to boards and light pink text-block; interior clean, with reproduced illustrations by Crumb; copyright information in German and English; includes pamphlet with German translations of Crumb's comics from 1978-1983 (mild age-toning/yellow staining to pamphlet, text legible); silk ribbon; housed in gray cardboard slipcase; shelved above General Military.
Frankfurt, Germany: Zweitausendeins, 1978. First Edition, First Printing. 4to., 310 pp., VG; three-quarter-bound, faux-leather maroon cloth, black cloth boards, gold lettering: slight cocking to spine, boards somewhat shaken, binding strong; very mild wear to boards, slight fading/wear to turquoise text-block; interior clean, with reproduced illustrations by Crumb; copyright information in German and English; includes pamphlet with German translations of Crumb's comics from 1974-1978 (very light age-toning/foxing to pamphlet, text clear and legible); housed in tan cardboard slipcase; shelved above General Military.
The Dutch Treat Club, 1936. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; octagonal shaped book w/o text on black spine; covers are lightly rubbed w/ small flat tear on front; edges are moderately rubbed w/ small nicks & chips; spine is cloth and has slight wear at edges, but intact; text block has slightly age toned pages; tape mends to binding which has detatched partially; writing on rear end paper.
London: Hutchinson and Co., 1897. 1st. 12mos; VG-/none; maroon cloth spine with gold spine lettering, decorated front boards, blind filigree; ex-library, white call numbers on all spines near base; stamps and markings. shelf wear and bumping; spines sunned faintly. hinges, split starts; foxing starts; binding shaken; ---Volume I: text block, clean; 272 pp.; small clipping on author pasted on front pastedown; else very good; ---Volume II: text block, clean; 258 pp.; head-edge, chipping; front board, flaking; else very good; ---Volume III: text block, clean; 266 pp.; spine chipping; head-edge joint, split start; else very good.
New York: American Ethnological Press, Inc., 1934. Octavo; G+ Hardcover; Black spine with white text; boards are severely shelf-worn with sunning to the front and rear, also chipping and separation along the spine but does not affect the binding; front paste down and front free-end paper have inscriptions from the previous owner; pages are age-toned otherwise legible; 180p.
Privately Printed, 1888. Facsimile Reprint. Octavo; 11pp text describing 70 small mounted plates. Bound in modern wheat colored cloth with black title label; minor foxing and soiling; gutter restored; minor handling grime; contents else very good. [Spine; black title label gilt on wheat-colored cloth].
New York: Peter H. Wyden, 1970. Unstated, apparent first edition. Octavo. VG with good- dust jacket. Red spine with white lettering. Crease across the top of the front dust jacket panel. Diagonal crease to the rear dust jacket panel. Moderate rubbing to dust jacket panels. Very minor chipping to the head and tail of the dust jacket spine. Covers, binding, text block edges all very good. Text pages clean and unmarked. 177pp. Shelved in Drugs Lit. section.
New York: Ivan Obolensky, 1961. First Edition. softcover 16mo., unpaginated, VG-; black/red/white pictorial front cover, small white lettering to spine; mild wear to covers: rubbing to covers, edges, and hinges (text to spine somewhat affected yet clear and legible); original price "$1.50" to bottom right corner of front cover; age-toning to text-block, minor stain towards middle of fore-edge; covers protected by plastic covering; interior clean; limitation page to interior a "spoof," with all copies stating No. 83 of 212 copies (in Toledano's Goreyography, p. A7a); shelved Case 0.
Dobbs Ferry: Morgan & Morgan, 1983. Quarto; VG- paperback; Tan spine with Black text; Covers have some shelfwear, some edgewear, paperclip mark on front cover, gouge on front cover, previous price sticker on back; Textblock clean; 116 pp. 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].
New York: Stonehill Publishing Company, 1976. First Edition. Quarto; unpaginated; VG-/G; blue pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; minor chipping to edges; small tape mend to head fore corners; cloth shows mild sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; profusely illustrated;.
Paris: Herman Puig, 1980. Quarto; unpaginated; G/paperback; red spine with ivory text; covers have slight wear to exterior; slightly curled fore corners; lightly sunned spine; some rubbing to edges; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; light offset inside covers; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1999. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with silver print; Boards quarter bound with black cloth to spine and cream paper to boards, light wear to edges, spotting on front; Text block has owner name in ink facing title page, spotting to top edge, underlining/marginal notes through page 37, vendor label on colophon page; xiii, 302 pages, illustrated (b&w but including color plates).
Grove Press, Inc., 1968. First Edition. Quarto: G/G-: Multi-colored spine with yellow and red text: DJ is age toned with numerous closed and open tears, some of which were repaired on the interior using tape, general shelfwear, some small stains: Boards are strong and clean, general shelfwear, slight bumping at tail of spine and bottom corner, binding solid: Textblock exterior and end pages are age toned, small stain to exterior fore edge, rest of pages clean and unmarked, slight musty scent: First Edition: Unpaginated:.
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1976. Quarto; VG/VG- Hardcover w/ dustjacket; Black spine with white text; Dustjacket clean with some edgewear, some shelfwear, small open tear at spine head, cloth unaffected; Boards strong, clean with slight rubbing at corners; Textblock clean; 125 pp. 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].
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1979. First edition. Thin octavo. VG- in VG- dust jacket. Light yellow spine with red and black lettering. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Covers and dust jacket panels clean. Binding strong. Text of pages clean. Small remainder mark to bottom edge of text block near the spine. 160pp, with 146 black and white illustrations.
Munchen: Albert Langen, c1909. 16th and 17th Thousand. Quarto; 2 volumes [of 3]; greenish felt/velour cloth boards with color illustrations pasted to top boards; no dustjackets; moderate to heavy external wear, staining and soiling; few tears to cloth; corners worn and showing; contents generally very good with hundreds of illustrations in black and white and in color. [Spines; soiled pale green with gilt titles].
Seattle: Fantagraphics Books, 2000. First Edition. Quarto; VG/VG; beige spine with purple and red text; jacket has bar code sticker on back, spotting on verso side; boards are strong and clean; textblock has slight age toning to exterior, otherwise clean; pp 83; has gift inscription from author on verso of front endpaper.
Paris: Editions Planete, 1969. Octavo (6.25"w x 7"h); good/none; white cloth spine with black text; minor shelf wear and bumping; toning at the spine; boards, lightly bowed; text block, clean; black-and-white illustrations; nudity; 344pp. ---TEXT IN FRENCH. Shelve: EROTICA Spine is pale beige cloth with black text.
Albuquerque: Gilded Age Press, 1983. 10mo; pp 90; VG-/paperback; red spine with black text; limited to 1000 copies, this is number 56; covers have slight wear to exterior; light sunning to spine; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; illustrated with drawings and black and white photographs; frontispiece; interior clean; signed by authors.
New York: Grove Press, Inc., 1968. First Printing. Octavo; pp 537; G/G; ivory spine with black and gold text; dust jacket shows light age toning to spine and edges; mylar wraps; cloth has lightly sunned exterior; moderate rubbing to edges; sturdy boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean.
Houston, TX: Tafford Publishing Inc., 1989. Octavo, 187pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Minor bumping and shelf-wear. Dust jacket is clean with only light wear and faint age-toning to rear panel, and encased in a protective mylar covering. No markings or creases to the text. Spine is very lightly cocked. Binding is sturdy. Shelve: EROTICA Spine is light to dark pink gradation with black text.
Hong Kong: Taschen, 2009. Quarto; VG/VG; Hardcover with dust jacket ; Lavender spine with black text and pink image; Save tape edges and slight scratches, dust jacket is clean; Boards have minor smudges, bumping to the bottom tip and slight crack to the front hinge but have solid binding; Text block is clean; 419p. [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].
Geneve, Paris, Munich: Les Editions Nagel, 1967. Small Quarto; pp 177; G-/no-DJ; yellow spine with dark green text; cloth has sunned spine; slight rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; light foxing to first and last few pages; lightly age toned interior; profusely illustrated; French text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Munchen: Prestel, 2003. Text in German; Quarto; VG/VG; Blue spine with small photograph of a woman's legs and light beige and white text. DJ has general shelf wear, no tears; Boards have minor bumping to corners, otherwise, clean, binding strong; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; 123 photographs; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
Mondo Press, 1989. First edition (signed);. Thin quarto in paper; VG condition/no DJ; blue, black and pink; author's signature on title page; text and photos clean, some edgewear, rubbing to corners, used paperback in VG condition; pp. 95. Book contains nudity as well as gore special effects Item kept in "13 ephemera" box in Netdesk area.
New York: Grove Press, Inc., 1969. First Edition. Oblong Octavo; unpaginated; G/G; tan spine without text; cloth tan wrapper over dj and taped at flaps; dust jacket appears clean; 1/4 bound cloth has clean exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; marbled endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated; arts - drawings;.
Philadelphia and London: W.B. Saunders Company, 1953. Octavo; pp 841 G/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text to navy bars; cloth has slightly sunned spine; slightly rubbed corners; some mild scruffing to exterior; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; slight writing to ffep; illustrated; light ink to front pastedown; light crease to ffep; tight binding; interior clean.
Koln, London, Madrid: Taschen Verlag GmbH, 2000. Thick Octavo; pp 763; G/paperback; bright pink spine with white and black text; this volume only; covers show some rubbing to exterior; embossed illustration to front; light tape mend to front fore corner; minor wear to edges; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; French text;.