Boston: W.A Wilde Company, 1905. Octavo; VG+/no-DJ; Spine is light orange with Black text; Boards have general signs of shelf wear, joints are strong, spine is sprung, bumping to corners, rubbing and bumping to spine head/tail; Text block has general signs of handling, foxing and marks on some pages, age-toning, binding is sensitive, pencil on front free-end paper, content is clear; pp 339.
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London: Michael Joseph, 1980. Octavo; Second Impression; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with black print; DJ clean and bright but for slight edgewear and mild shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, slight spotting, mild wear to outside corners and spine caps; Textblock clean and tight; 634 pages.
New York: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1937. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with faded white pastedown and gold print; Boards in red cloth with illustrated pastedown with gold print, mild wear to spine caps, spotting and stains; Textblock clean and tight but for spotting to tinted top edge; Illustrated endpapers by Reginald Birch; 110 pages.
New York: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1937. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with faded white pastedown and gold print; Boards in red cloth with illustrated pastedown with gold print, mild wear to spine caps, spotting and shelfwear; Textblock clean and tight but for spotting to tinted top edge, small holes at top of front flyleaf; Illustrated endpapers by Reginald Birch; 103 pages.
New York: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1937. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with faded white pastedown and gold print; Boards in red cloth with faded illustrated pastedown with gold print, mildly cocked spine, mild wear to outer corners, spine caps worn, slight spotting and shelfwear; Textblock clean and tight but for spotting to tinted top edge; Illustrated endpapers by Reginald Birch; 114 pages.
London: The Folio Society, 1994. Reprinted. Octavo; VG-; blue/pink/gray/lavender spines with gilt text; 6 volumes: Miss Mapp, pp 232; Queen Lucia, pp 242; Trouble for Lucia, pp 230; Lucia's Progress, pp 230; Mapp and Lucia, pp 277; Lucia in London, pp 232; no jackets; pink slipcase has some soiling spots to exterior; intact exterior edges and panels; cloths show clean exteriors; slight staining to spine at tail edge of Queen Lucia; minor rubbing to tail corners; text blocks clean; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Chicago: Bertha E. Jaques, 1928. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Spine is green with white text; Boards have minimal edge wear, hinges and joints are strong, bumping and rubbing to corners, front board is sunned, general marks, superficial scratches; Text block has age-toning, foxing to glossy photograph inserts, paste downs, and front free-end papers, content is clear, binding is strong; pp 215.
London: The Bodley Head, 1962. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; dust jacket w/protective sleeve, spine red & orange w/black txt, slight indentation at joints, minor shelf wear; boards firm, clean; binding separated from head band, otherwise strong; pages have very little wear, aging, in excellent condition. 219pp.
Chicago: A.C. McClurg & Co., 1917. First Edition. 10mo; pp 326; Fair/no-DJ; dark brown spine with red text; cloth shows slight soiling to exterior; rubbed corners; text block shows slight age darkened exterior edges; broken hinges, as is; light foxing to endpapers; some moisture staining toward edges and gutter; frontispiece with offset to facing page; other light smudges to some pages throughout; illustrated;.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, Publishers, 1917. Reprinted. 10mo; pp 326; Good-; green spine with red text; cloth shows some soiling to exterior; modest rubbing to edges; sturdy boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; deckled fore edge; illustrated; interior lightly toned;.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1925. Limited Edition, 212/365. Octavo; G/no-DJ; pp 87; sun faded black spine with gilt lettering to paper label; rare; cloth has moderate chipping to edges, marbled boards; text block shows age toning to edges, some shadow toning to first and last few pages, deckled fore edge; interior clean.
New York: Harold Vinal, Ltd., 1928. 12 mo: VG-/Poor: Brown spine with majority missing, black text: DJ is missing signifcant portions on the front (upper left corner most notable) and half of the spine, many instances of chipping and creasing, small tears, darkening due to age and soiling most prevalent on back cover: Boards are strong with some light staining, general shelfwear most notable at head and tail of spine: Textblock is deckle edged and darkened due to age, front free page signed by the author dated 1953, pages are darkened but free of markings, folds or tears: 283 pp.
New York: Random House, 1989. First Trade Edition. Octavo: VG-/VG: Gray spine with author in light blue, title in black text: DJ is in mylar sheath, clean with light shelfwear, flaps have some age toning: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing along all edges, binding slightly shaken but still solid: Textblock exterior has small stain to fore edge else clean, title page signed by author, rest of text clean: First Trade Edition: 323 pp.
Amherst, Massachusetts: University of Massachusetts Press, 1984. Translated Edition. Octavo; VG+/VG-; spine red with black gradient at the tail, black and white lettering; dust jacket clean, some minor wear at spine head and tail, minor wear at corners (a little on top back inside flap edge), minimal wear on covers and spine, no tears, no marks or stains; boards strong, clean, minimal wear, no marks or stains; textblock very clean, minimal wear, no writing/markings, no highlighting/underlining, no tears or folding. pp. 438.
New York: Albert and Charles Boni, 1926. Octavo; G+; Hardcover; Faded black spine with illegible text; Boards have minor tears to the crown and tail of the spine, boards also have severe marks, front hinge is slightly separated but boards are not affected; text block is typically toned and has an inscription by the previous owner on the front end- paper; front free end- paper has a tiny perforation, otherwise clean; 445p.
New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1952. First Edition Thus. Octavo; VG/VG; black and red spine with red and white text; jacket appears to be upside down (Publisher error?), has protective mylar cover, rubbing, age toning, edgewear, small open tear on front; boards are strong, minor rubbing along tail edges and on front; textblock has slight edgewear, otherwise clean; pp 446. Shelved Front Counter.
London: Edward Arnold & Co., 1924. First Edition. Octavo, 325 pages; VG; fully bound in red cloth, spine and front cover have black lettering; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, with minor bumping on the fore edge corners, front cover has minimal rubbing; pages have minor age toning and dust build up along the top edge, have minor detachment in several locations, page 143 has erased markings; WD consignment shelved case 6.
London: Edward Arnold, 1973. Reprint Edition. Octavo; VG+/VG; brown spine, pink and tan text; dust jacket has minor shelfwear, minor edgewear, sticker on rear cover, slight age toning in interior, price cut; boards strong, very minor rubbing on fore corners and spine edges; text block slightly age toned; 364pp.
London: Edward Arnold, 1978. Reprint Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; teal spine, light blue and white text; dust jacket has minor shelfwear, some edgewear, closed tear on front tail edge, some rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, spine sun toned, sticker on front interior flap, some age toning in interior; boards strong, some bumping on fore corners; text block age toned; xxviii, 371pp.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. 10mo; pp 344; G+/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; cloth shows moderately sunned exterior, mostly to spine; some rubbing to corners; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges, deckled fore edge; tissue guard over frontispiece; some cracking to gutter; interior clean.
Philadelphia: Henry Altemus, 1899. 12mo; pp 294; G-/no-DJ; grayish lavender spine with gilt text; cloth has moderate rubbing to exterior; some wear to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; minor cracks to gutter between few pages; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated.
New York: William Morrow & Company, 1938. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 281 pp., VG/VG-; blue and pink pictorial DJ, navy blue lettering to spine; mild wear to DJ: fading to spine (lettering clear and legible), mild age-toning to covers, superficial material loss to corners and head and tail of spine; price uncut "$2.00" to front flap, all four corners of flaps slightly clipped; DJ protected by mylar; navy blue cloth boards, sky blue lettering to spine and front board; mild wear to boards; dark top, stippled fore-edge, untrimmed bottom-edge, age-toning to text-block; starting hinge to pp. 134-135; mild age-toning to interior; pub. 1938, no mention of further printings; shelved Case 6.
New York: Random House, 1965. Octavo; pp 207; G-/no-DJ; black/red spine with yellow and ivory text; cloth has slight rubbing to exterior; chips to spine edges; slight staining to rear at lower fore edge corner; minor rubbing to corners; text block has slight toning exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; frontispiece; illustrated; interior clean.
First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Shades of pink and white spine with cream and black text; Light shelf wear to covers, slight rubbing along surfaces and edges, dust jacket now protected in mylar cover; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid, tiny minor spotting along paste-down and free end pages; Text block clean; 190 pp; Standard Book Number 0877071152.
West Lynn: FAX Collector's Editions, 1974. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, illustrated with white print; DJ in mylar, illustrated with white print, clean and bright; Boards in green cloth with silver print, clean and strong; Text block has black-tinted top edge, clean and tight; vii, 165 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1977. Large Octavo; pp 191; VG/G; blue pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket shows lightly sunfaded exterior; minor chips to edges; mishapen dj, as is; light toning to flaps; mylar wraps; cloth has lightly sunned exterior; slight rubbing to edges; text block has light toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York: Gnome Press, 1953. First Edition Thus. 8vo., 255 pp., VG/VG; hot pink and yellow pictorial DJ, yellow lettering to spine, black and yellow lettering to front cover; mild fading and wear to spine of DJ, closed tears to tail of spine, text slightly faded yet legible, "GNOME PRESS" logo to tail of spine; mild wear/age-toning to covers of DJ, teal scuffing to bottom left-hand corner of back cover; price uncut "$3.00" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; red cloth boards with black lettering; bumping/rubbing and mild chipping to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine, no shelf lean; minimal shelfwear to covers of boards, mild rubbing to edges and corners, slight cocking to boards, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; age-toning and very mild wear to text-block; very mild age-toning to interior, text clear and legible; pub. 1953 by Gnome Press, "First Printing" stated to copyright page; LP consignment; shelved Case 8.
Sauk City, WI: Arkham House, 1957. First Edition, First State. thin 8vo., 86 pp., VG/VG; DJ black with white illustration, white lettering to spine; mild wear to covers, particularly to back cover; very mild rubbing to edges of DJ; mild foxing to margins of back flap; price uncut "$3.00" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; black cloth boards, gold lettering to spine faded), text legible; text to spine reads from head to tail of spine as done in Europe, indicating a First State; bumping/rubbing to head and tail of spine; rubbing/mild foxing to edges and corners of boards, mild rubbing to boards; mild age-toning/foxing to text-block; aged paste staining to endpapers; INSCRIBED by Lord to ffep; interior clean; Howard's second book published by Arkham House as a limiting printing of 536, with 436 First State copies and 100 Second State copies; LP consignment; shelved Case 3, Dupont.
New York: Random House, 1944. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 303; VG-/no-DJ; browned yellow spine with gilt text to dark green bar; black slipcase has detached at spine, rubbed corners, moderate wear to exterior; cloth has some age toning to spine; boards covered with dark green cloth; clean edges; strong, intact boards; previous owner's bookplate to verso of frontispiece; text block has green endpapers; illustrated with color plates throughout; slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Boston, New York, Chicago: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1935. First edition, later printing. Octavo; pp 917; G/no-DJ; Moss green spine with black text to pink block; cloth has moderate wear to exterior, light sunning to spine, minor chipping to corners; text block shows some wear to exterior edges with light foxing, previous owner's book label to front pastedown; interior clean;.
New York: Bloomsbury, 2014. First US Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Black spine with blue text: DJ is clean with light scuffs, some shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing to edges, bumping at tail of spine, binding solidTextblock exterior is deckled along fore edge, pages clean and unmarked: First US Edition: 179 pp.
New York: John Lane Company, 1914. Octavo; VG-/Hardcover; Burgundy spine with gold text; Heavy shelf wear and age to cover boards, rubbing to surfaces, bumping to corners; Binding slightly cocked and loose, deckled pages, age toning to front and rear paste-downs and free end pages; Age toning to text block exterior and sides, text block clean, vivid color illustrations, 18 full page photogravures; 252 pp.
London: George Routledge and Sons, Limited. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Beige spine with red text on tan panel; Boards have slightly rubbed corners and edges with lightly sunned exterior, otherwise clean and strong panels; Text block has light writing on ffep and shows slight wear and darkening on exterior edges due to handling & age but otherwise binding is tight and pages are unmarked; pp 356.
Owings Mill, MD: Stemmer House Publishers, Inc., 1993. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 111; VG/G; light blue spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; slight rubbing to edges; cloth has light sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; signed by author.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1936. First. Octavo: VG-/G: Blue and multi spine with white text: DJ is covered in a protective sheath, considerable wear is apparent mainly concentrated on Head and tail, large several inch chunk missing from head/upper spine, with several small pieces missing from tail, one inch tear on front at bottom, creasing and chipping throughout: Boards are strong and relatively clean, some mild fraying in the corners and shelfwear, spine has faded slightly: Textblock has darkened due to age but is free of markings, tears or folds: First Edition: 499 pp.
New York: A. L. Burt Company. 12mo: VG-/G+: Off white spine with dark blue text: DJ shows age with multiple chipped areas mostly concentrated along bottom edges and tail, scuffs and discolorations: Boards are strong with some fraying due to shelfwear: Textblock shows some foxing and light dust staining, pages darkened with age but free of markings, folds and tears: 314 pp.
New York: Gnome Press, 1948. First Edition Thus. 8vo, 256 pp., VG-/VG-; light blue DJ with black lettering, white illustration of a dragon to spine and front cover; mild-to-moderate wear to DJ, small blue stain to head of spine along with closed tears, price uncut "$3.00" to bottom right corner of front flap, covers protected by mylar; light blue cloth boards, navy blue lettering to spine; mild cocking/fading to spine (lettering legible), bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine, wear to edges; age-toning/wear to text-block; very mild age-toning to interior, text clear and legible; notations in pencil to top left corner of back paste-down; stories in this edition originally appeared in Weird Tales, Mystery Magazine, and The Dance Magazine; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
Chapel Hill, NC: Carcosa, 1975. First Edition Thus. large 8vo., 587 pp., VG/VG; spine green with black text; mild wear to DJ, price uncut "$15.00" to front flap, covers protected by mylar; black cloth boards, metallic red lettering to spine; general wear more so to text-block than boards, light foxing/mild waving to text-block; slight rounding to tail of spine, boards somewhat shaken, binding tight; SIGNED by both Price and Evans to illustrated bookplate affixed to ffep; interior clean and bright; shelved Case 8.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1942. Octavo; VG/VG-; Red spine with small illustration of a cowboy on tail end, small blue label, white text. DJ has a Brodart cover jacket, shelf wear, rubbing and chipping on edges, age toned spine; Boards have rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has minor age toning, previous owner's personal inscription on front end paper, otherwise, clean, free of marks on pages; pp 251.
Philadelphia, PA: Crissy & Markley, 1851 (approx). First. Small Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Brown spine with gold text; Boards strong with significant age-related wear and tear, the front and back covers have general spotting and staining, the back cover has several dark half-circle stains, the edges are slightly bent and rubbed, the spine is cocked pushing the front cover forward, the edges of the spine are rubbed and frayed, and the front cover is beginning to separate from the textblock; Textblock is darkened and stained with age, the name of a prior owner is written on the front free-end page, the front inner hinge is slightly cracked, in lieu of a half title page there is a color illustration of a rose that has held its vibrancy, and there are loose ligatures throughout the textblock; pp 310.