New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, The Knickerbocker Press, 1922. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine grey with gold print; Boards in grey cloth with gold print, some spotting, wear to spine caps; Textblock has illustrated endpapers, clipped front endpaper, rear endpaper has penciled price and some staining, inked name on verso of frontispiece, intermittent spine breaks, age-toning to paper; 245 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (plates).
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Indianapolis and New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, In.c, 1974. Second printing. Octavo; pp 154; VG/VG-; ivory spine with black and red text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior, minor rubbing to edges, mylar covering; cloth is clean, strong boards, slight wear to edges; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
USA: DeAmicis Works, 2002. US Printing. slender Qto. VG+/VG+. black titling fills the white spine and enlarged hand-printed text style fills the partially illustrated jacket front. medium gray HB, slim with all exterior in like new condition. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. textblock of poems and prose with b/w writings and drawings. 66 pp. ISBN# 097234750X.
New York: Stein and Day Publishers. First. Thin 12mo; G+/G-; sunned yellow spine with black text; dustjacket has considerable edgewear with fraying and tearing, covers have moderate staining, scratching, scuffing and age-toning, spine has moderate sunning and fading (text still intact), foxing to flaps; boards are strong and clean with light rubbing and bumping to corners; textblock has light age toning, foxing to paste-downs and free-end papers; unpaginated.
New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1945. First Edition. First Edition; Quarto; VG/G; Spine is white with blue text, chewing damage to head and tail by animal, or hungry child; DJ has general shelf wear, edge wear, large open and closed tears, price-clipped, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, joints are strong, bumping, scratches and marks, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, binding is strong, age-toning, content is clear; pp 128; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1972. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white and yellow with yellow print; DJ has very slight edgewear, small tears at spine caps, otherwise clean and bright; Boards in orange paper and yellow cloth with black and red print, mild bumping to corners and spine tail otherwise clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight; viii, 328 pages.
New York: A Henry Robbins Book, E.P. Dutton, 1979. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black print; DJ in mylar, slight shelfwear, slight spotting to rear; Boards in grey paper and white cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 148 pages.
New York, NY: Crown Publisher, Inc., 1972. US Printing. Qto. VG/VG-. ivory DJ spine has moderate damage to head, foot and large closed tear just below bold red main title and small black publisher. adjacent panels full of color illustrated comic figures from many series. front inner flap is clipped, DJ under clear protective cover. bright electric green cloth, HB has stamped red metallic titling, with adjacent hot pink boards, neatly cornered. solid bright yellow fep/ffep. clear textblock, with minimal handling and wear to the neat sheets, near completely filled with b/w comic strips.of more than 20 original series. 319 pp. ISBN# 0517501457.
Washington, D. C. Judd and Detweiler, 1934. Limited [SIGNED, unnumbered/675]. Wide 12mo; vg/none; sunned red cloth spine with no titles; front board with black titles on white label; ex libris, book plate; SIGNED IN GIFT FROM PUBLISHERS, ffep; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; light toning; 82 pp.; illus., 10 text figures; fore-edge, deckle; spine sunned; else very good.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1943. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; G+/G+; Spine is orange with black text; DJ has general shelf wear, price-clipped, creasing along edges, several open and closed tears, age-toning, design is clear, Brodart Cover; Boards have general shelf wear, bumping to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 211.
New York: Simon and Schuster, Inc., 1960. first. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Off-white spine with black & red text; Dust jacket is age toned, covered with mylar and price clipped; Boards are slightly sunned with shelfwear and lightly bumped corners; Textblock is slightly age toned, sticker on rear free endpaper; pp 191.
London: William Heinemann LTD, 1934. Reprint. Reprint; 12mo; G+/G+; Spine is white age-toned paper, significant material loss, with black text, exposed spine of book is blue with gold text; DJ has general shelf wear, edge wear, creasing to edges, age-toning, some open and closed tears, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, joints and hinges are intact; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 105.
London and New York: Vista Books & Paul S. Eriksson, Inc., 1962. Octavo; G+/G; Yellow/blue/green spine with black text; Dust jacket has lightly rubbed exterior with small frays and wear along edges, and price clipped front flap, otherwise intact; Cloth has slightly sunned spine with strong and clean panels; Text block shows slight wear and ivory toning due to age & handling with tight binding and unmarked pages; pp 208.
New York: Trident Press, 1967. Octavo; Second Printing; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with yellow and blue print; DJ in mylar, mild edgewear with slight tears to spine caps; Boards in tan cloth with red print, mild bump to front top edge and spine head, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight; 275 pages, illustrated.
Paris: Charles Mendel, 1895. first edition. Quarto in ivory soft covers with orange and black letters and drawings in light blue plain case; Good+; covers soiled from age and slightly worn around edges; spine repaired with white tape; paper slightly faded with caricatures on vignettes on each page; contains Antiquity, Middle Ages, Western Europe; pp. 92; in FRENCH; shelved in Netdesk office, with "13" ephemera. [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].
New York, NY: Imago Imprint Inc., 1984. First. Quarto; VG/VG; Yellow spine with black text; DJ clean with general shelfwear and edgewear, chipping at back cover top corner, water stains at both ends of spine, DJ protected by book jacket cover; Boards strong, clean; Textblock clean, foxing along top edge; pp 239.
Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Co., January 1955. Japanese Printing, First Printing. oblong 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. dark auburn clothbound HB with stamped yellow titling down spine, adjacent clean beige boards are illustrated between large black titling overlay. brown figures on pale yellow illustrate the fep/ffep. captioned cartoons fill the textblock interior, displayed upon wide ivory sheets. 96 pp.
New York, NY: Villard, 1995. First Edition. slim, wide 8vo. VG+/VG+.dark red spine, yellow on black author, white titling between two brown tipped ends. HB is a simple green cloth, gilt-stamped with titles. clear, excellent interior. solidly bound, with negligible wear. textblock filled with color cartoons and poems. unpaginated, approximately 128 pp. ISBN# 0679443215.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1993. Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, glossy green spine with gold text; dj, light shelf wear; HB, blue cloth spine with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; B/W illustrations; 197pp. With illustrations by the author and an introduction by N. John Hall.
New York, NY: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1966. Third Impression. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. anemic red clothbound volume, spine imprinted with black author, expansive title up to publisher at very end. exposure shows on HB perimeter cloth as edgewear. though moderate. front panel stamped with unique black/blue illustration. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. ivory endsheets clear otherwise, generally read through, mainly in very good condition, one p. 47-48 small crease from fold. no interior markings. graying head-edge, ivory tail and fore-edge deckle. attractive reading copy. 242 pp.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company, Inc., 1967. Small Octavo; pp 115; G+/G; green spine with yellow text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, minor chipping to corners; cloth has minor wear to corners, strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, interior clean; signed with a doodle by author;.
Washington, D. C. Judd and Detweiler, 1934. Limited [SIGNED, unnumbered/675]. Wide 12mo; vg/none; red cloth spine with no titles; front board with black titles on white label; ex libris, book plate; SIGNED IN GIFT FROM PUBLISHERS, ffep; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; light toning; 82 pp.; illus., 10 text figures; fore-edge, deckle; spine sunned; else very good.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1946. Octavo; VG-/G+; teal cover, white text; dust jacket has significant shelfwear, significant edgewear, multiple open and closed tears along edges, chipping on spine edges, soiling on rear cover and in interior, age toning in interior; boards strong, browning in interior, soiling in interior, bumping on fore corners and spine edges, minor rubbing on fore corners; text block slightly aged toned, foxing around exterior edges; 422pp.
Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1991. First Printing. Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. wrappers, squarish form and uniformly ivory panels and smooth uncreased spine. wraps spine lettering in small purple for author, red uppercase and black title centered, publisher at spine end. extra enlarged, repeated titling on uniformly ivory cover; rear and spine likewise a basic glossy ivory. lightly handled and without impressions. front cover corners a tad nipped. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON HALF-TITLE PAGE, black marker covers previous owner's name. profusely illustrated in a myriad of sizes, with captions and titles. 212 pp. ISBN # 0395562740.
New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1930. First Edition. First Edition; Quarto; VG/G+; Spine is black with no text, chewing damage to top corners by animal/child; DJ has general shelf wear, edge wear, open and closed tears, price-clipped, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, joints are strong, bumping, scratches and marks, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, binding is strong, age-toning, content is clear; Pages not Numbered; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Garden City: Garden City Publishing Co. Inc, 1922. Octavo. VG/Poor DJ. Brown spine with black illlustration in the middle of a man and black text; dj is covered with protective mylar covering; dj has multiple torn areas in the front, back, and along the spine, with the largest extending 2.5 inches; dj is slightly price clipped on the front & back inside flap; boards are strong and clean; front and back pastedowns have foxing; front and back free end pages also have foxing; binding is strong; foxing noted on fore-edge; textblock is age-toned but clean. Pp. 227.
New York: Bloomsbury, 2003. First Edition. Small Octavo: VG/VG: White spine with black text: DJ has light shelfwear, some mild dark smudges, price sticker on back: Boards are strong and clean with very minimal rubbing to edges, light bumping to head and tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock clean: First Edition: Unpaginated.
New York: Bloomsbury, 2005. First US Edition. Small Octavo: VG/VG: White spine with black text: DJ has general shelfwear, price sticker on back, some dark smudges else clean: Boards are strong and clean with very little rubbing to edges, slight bump to tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock is clean: First US Edition: Unpaginated.
New York: Harper & Brothers Pubishers, 1950. Octavo; G+/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white print; DJ has portions of top and bottom edges torn away, stains, spotting, tears along flap folds, shelfwear; Boards in blue and black cloth with blue print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, stain to front bottom edge; Text block clean and tight; unpaged, chiefly illustrated.
Zapadoceske Nakladatelstvi, 1969. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, white with black print; Boards in illustrated paper with black print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, spotting, smudging, edgewear and shelfwear, in clean plastic sleeve; Text block has slight smudges to front endpapers, spine break at page 109; Text in Czech; 111 pages, illustrated (some color).
London: Butterworths, 1961. Complete edition. Octavo; Complete edition, reprinted 1983; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey with green print; DJ has slight edgewear, slight staining/spotting to front; Boards in green cloth with silver print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xv, 456 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w).
New York and London: Trade-mark Record, 1899. First Edition. 12mo; dark blue cloth spine with gilt lettering; ex libris, inscription and bookplate; signatures; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 231 pp.; light toning; frontispiece; some pages roughly cut; fore-edge, deckle; binding shaken; else very good.
London, Great Britain: Wolfe Publishing Ltd., 1966. First British Edition. 12mo. VG-/ - no DJ. finely creased lines, wear and scuffing, chips make some of the tiny titles in black capitals indiscernible. dry chips and wear slight around the b/w illustrated front panel with large red title block and enlarged black title and author. b/w illustrations. thin foxed edges. 96 pp.
New York: Rinehart & Company, Inc., 1957. first edition. Octavo; G+/G; Light blue spine with black text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar with lightly rubbed & fraying edges, somewhat age toned exterior and light soling wear at rear; Cloth has heavily sunned spine with minor edge wear, otherwise intact and strong panels; Text block shows slightly darkened exterior edges with tight binding and unmarked pages; pp 256.
London: Duckworth, 1977. Octavo; VG-/VG; Thin yellow spine with black text. DJ has general shelf wear, price clipped, no tears; Boards have bumping to corners, rubbing to edges, apart from that, crisp, binding strong, bright gilded text on spine; Textblock has a personal inscription by previous owner on front end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 116.