London: Alan Ross Limited, 1965. First edition. First edition. SIGNED by author on title page. VG condition hardcover in dust jacket. Bookplate of collector Rolland Comstock on pastedown, under the dust jacket flap. Dustjacket in protective mylar cover, which has wear; Boards strong, clean, minimal shelfwear, binding strong; Textblock clean and free of writing, other than the author's signature. Shelved in Netdesk office, in FS box.
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New York: Boni and Liveright, 1921. 16mo; G; Paperback; Spine, brown with gold print; Cover is flexible leatherette, light wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has brown-tinted top edge, pastedowns separating from cover and with slight tears to top and fore edges, else clean and tight; 245 pages. NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 7, in Netdesk office.
New York: Lancer Books, 1962. 12mo; G; Paperback; Spine, white with red and black print; Cover has mild edgewear, slight creasing at corners, slight shelfwear; Text block has blue-tinted edges (faded), age-toning to paper; Includes fold-out 7 x 10-inch pin-up of Vince Edwards with facsimile signature; 142 pages. NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 7, in Netdesk office.
New Yorkq: The Modern Library, 1967. First Modern Library edition. Octavo; First edition thus; “Reproduced photographically from … the first printing … 1935”; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black and green print; DJ has light edgewear, light peripheral toning, soiling to spine and front; Boards in green cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine head, else clean and strong; Text block has slight spotting to edges, stains on pp. 64-73, 204-208; 315 pages.
London: Oxford University Press, 1927. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in 1/4 brown cloth with marbled boards, white label with black lettering; boars slightly bowed, general shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, open tear on front head fore corner, soiling on front, spine slightly sun toned, interior age toned, light soiling on front end paper, browning on rear end paper; text block age toned, visible separation between blanks and half title page, gutter occasional visible, significant folding and closed tears on tail fore corner of first several pages, pages uneven, occasional open tears on head edges; 221pp.
Paris: The Obelisk Press, 1956. 16mo; pp 305; Fair/paperback; red spine with beige text; covers have moderate rubbing to exterior; partially missing spine to lower half; creases to top have of spine; text block shows age toned exterior edges; some slight dampstaining to interior head edge of pages, mid text; previous owner's name to ffep; unmarked interior;.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1980. Octavo; pp 275; VG-/G; yellow spine with black and blue text; book club edition; dust jacket has modest soiling to exterior; slight dings to edges; cloth has some sun ageing to spine and exterior edges; sturdy boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior edge; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by author;.
Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltd., 1977. Octavo; VG ; paperback; cream and red spine with black text; covers are moderately edge worn with creases and foxing; Cover has 2" closed tear at top edge of cover; text block is severely age-toned with notes in pencil and underlined sentences otherwise pages are legible; 127p. Shelve in 15's Ephemera Box #4.
New York, Chicago, San Francisco: Rand McNally & Company, 1950. Octavo; pp 2192; VG-/G; brown pictorial spine with red and black text; dust jacket has lightly sunned exterior; few chips to corners; price clipped front flap; mylar wrap; cloth shows little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block edges have slight foxing; illustrated endpapers; tight binding; frontispiece; illustrated; interior clean.
London: Duckworth, 1929. Reprinted. 10mo; pp 136; G-; sunned red spine with gilt text; no jacket; first published in 1916, this edition published in 1929; cloth has light soiling to exterior; damp stains to tail edge; strong boards; text block exterior edges slightly toned; some toning to endpapers; interior clean; tight binding.
London, New York, Melbourne: Jarrolds Publishiers (London) Ltd, 1934. Octavo; pp 223; G/G; tan spine with black text; dust jacket shows moderate wear to exterior; minor chips to corners; plastic wrap; cloth has slight adhesive residue to exterior; mild rubbing to edges; sturdy boards; text block has slight tone to exterior edges; frontispiece; good binding; illustrated with vivid, color plates.
London: The Hogarth Press, 1948. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with faded gold print; Boards in clear plastic protective cover, blue cloth, wear to corners, edges, and spine caps, cocked spine, slight smudging, shelfwear; Text block has shaken binding, else clean and tight; 254 pages.
London: Chatto & Windus, 1968. Reprinted. 12mo; pp 314; G/G; dark orange pictorial spine with ivory and black text; dust jacket has some age darkening toward edges; minor edge wear; price clipped front flap; mylar wrapped; cloth shows little wear to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block exterior edges show small stains; ex-library stamps inside; good binding.
New Yorkq: A New Directions Book, 1944. Octavo; G-/Poor; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with gold print; DJ in torn pieces with spine, large portion of front and almost entire rear missing, laid in rather than covering boards; Boards in black cloth with gold print, wear to spine caps and corners, light shelfwear; Text block front flyleaf torn out, mild tanning to endpapers, light age-toning to paper, text is clean; 234 pages, frontispiece (port)., illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Editions for the Armed Services, 1940. 18mo; G; Paperback; Spine, red with white print, faded; Cover is red with black and white print, mild wear to corners, edges, and spine ends, creasing to front and back; Text block clean and tight but for mark in ink to top edge, mild age-toning to paper; 255 pages. Shelve in E15's Ephemera Box #5.
New York: Arbor House, 1983. First. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover w/ dustjacket; White spine with Black and Red text; Dustjacket clean save faint black marks on both covers, slight edgewear, slight shelfwear (isbn on DJ differs from isbn inside book, isbn used in listing is that of the book); Boards strong, clean, slight edgewear; Textblock has faint brown marks on front paste down and endpaper, small black marks on page 301, faint stains on head edge; 558pp.
New York: Norton, 1986. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG- Hardcover w/Dustjacket; Mostly white with pink bottom spine w/ black and purple lettering; Dustjacket has some shelf wear, spotting/smudging on front cover, light discoloration/yellowing on back cover/back flap; Paper boards sturdy and clean, minimal shelf wear on corners; Text block clean, sturdy binding; 344 pp.
New York: The New American Library of World Literature, Inc., 1963. First printing. 16mo; G+ condition paperback; Red spine with yellow text; Covers are lightly age toned with minor rubbing and wear on exterior or edges; Text block has slight writing on first page and darkened somewhat due to age with otherwise unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 176. NOTE: Shelved in Ephemera box D, in Netdesk office.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1984. First Edition. Octavo; pp 196; VG/VG; grayish beige spine with black and white text; dust jacket has light sunning to spine; mylar wraps; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows very little wear to exterior edges; interior clean; signed by author;.
New York: Random House, 1994. First Edition. Octavo; pp 289; VG/G; dark red spine with white text; dust jacket shows slight wear due to handling; mild rubbing wear to edges; cloth has slight sunning to spine; lightly bumped corners; clean panels; strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; previous owner's card lightly adhered to front pastedown; deckled fore edge; inscribed by author;.
New York, London, Toronto: Doubleday, 2000. First Edition. Octavo; pp 467; VG/VG; gray/ivory/white pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket show slight wear to exterior; mild edge wear; cloth has lightly sunned edges; strong boards; text block has only light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; signed by author.
London: George Newnes, Ltd., 1911. Booklet [7x9]; pp 84; Fair/paperback; sunned light blue spine with dark blue text; front cover shows heavy chipping to edges, more to spine edges; missing rear cover; some soiling to exterior; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1948. First Edition. 10mo; pp 278; G; navy spine with silver text; no jacket; cloth has light wear to exterior; minor edge wear; slightly cocked spine; text block shows modest age toning to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; pictorial endpapers; interior clean.
London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1992. First Edition. Octavo; pp 135; VG/VG-; black spine with blue and white text; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; mild wear to edges; slight age toning to flaps; cloth has little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
New York: Random House, 1950. Fourteenth Printing. 10mo; pp 185; G+/G-; dark blue spine with yellow and white text; dust jacket shows mild sunning to exterior; light soiling to rear; minor chips to corners; mylar wrap; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; sturdy boards; text block shows some tone to exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York and Boston: Books, Inc., Publishers, n.d. Octavo; pp 301; G/G; red, black and green pictorial spine with black and white text; dust jacket has modest rubbing to edges; few closed chips to edges; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has mild wear to corners; clean exterior; text block has light tone to exterior edges; previous owner's name and some writing to ffep; text pages clean;.
Boston: Boston: Little, Brown, And Company, 1899. Small Octavo; VG-/Hardcover; Blue spine with gilt text; Both volumes have heavy shelf wear to covers, fading, light marks and rubbing along surfaces, creasing and fraying at spine,bumping at corners; Binding cocked, previous owners inscription on front free end page and last page of Vol I, foxing within pages; Age toning and foxing to heavily deckled text block exteriors, text block clean; Vol I - 491 pp Vol II - 526 pp.
New York: Ferris Printing Company, 1933. Octavo; G+/G+; Hardcover; Brown spine with blue text; Dust jacket is severely age-toned with smudges, open and closed tears to corners and edges; Boards have bumping to the corners and edges and rubbing to the spine and edges but are strong; Text block is tanned to paste downs, end papers and edges otherwise clean; 1220p.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 2012. First U.S. Edition. Octavo; pp 255; VG/VG-; black/green/red spine with white and yellow text; dust jacket has light shelf wear; light toning to flaps; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; deckled fore edge; signed by author; STOCK IMAGE.
New York: Boni & Liveright, Inc., 1925. Octavo; pp 319; G-; black spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows modestly rubbed exterior; noticeable wear to edges; sunned spine; text block shows age toning to exterior edges; broken hinges; pictorial endpapers; some dampstaining to tail edges toward mid text; deckled fore edge;.