New York: Modern Language Association of America, 1984-1992. Octavo; 5 volumes in slipcase; G; Paperback; Spine, white with black print; Slipcase in black paper without print, bump to top corner, else clean and strong; Covers are clean and bright; CONTENTS: Vol. 4. Approaches to Teaching Beowulf / edited by Jess B. Bessinger, Jr. and Robert F. Yeager (1984, ISBN 0873524829) xvii, 214 pages (name in ink inside front cover, else clean and tight) — Vol. 9. Approaches to Teaching Sir Gawain and the Green Knight / Edited by Miriam Youngerman Miller and Jane Chance (1986, ISBN 0873524926) xii, 256 pages (clean and tight) — Vol. 29. Approaches to Teaching Medieval English Drama / edited by Richard Emmerson (1990, ISBN 0873525329) xvii, 182 pages (clean and tight) — Vol. 40. Approaches to Teaching the Arthurian Tradition / edited by Maureen Fries and Jeanie Watson (1992, ISBN 087352702X) xi, 195 pages (clean and tight) — A Modern Reader’s Guide to Dante’s Inferno / Rodney J. Payton (American University Studies. Series II: Romance Languages and Literature, Vol. 191) (Peter Lang : New York, 1998, ISBN 0820418277) xii, 264 pages (name in ink inside front cover, else clean and tight).
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New York: Sheldon and Company, 1872. First Thus. Octavo, 864 pages; VG-; three-quarter calf binding, boards in blue and brown marbled paper; spine with black label with gilt lettering; some shelf wear and soiling; all leather scuffed, with leather rust; corners bumped; mild wear to crown and tail of spine; decorative brown speckling to all edges of textblock; pages clean; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase wrapping around the 15's bookcases.
New York: Samuel Hueston, 1854. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 505 pages; VG-; contemporary full calf binding, with extensive gold tooled design; spine paneled, with gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear and soiling; corners bumped; mild wear to crown and tail of spine; all edges gilt; mild age-toning to textblock; contains black and white engraved illustrations; pages clean; shelved Front Case.
Princeton: Friends of the Library, 1951. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, green without print; Cover is green with black print, peripheral tanning, oversized for text block and so some chipping at edges, small tear at top of spine, small tear to rear fore edge; Text block has slight age-toning to paper; Includes essay: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Its Origin and Its Author, by Warren Weaver; 46 pages, illustrated (b&w) NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 7, in Netdesk office.
n. d. n. publ. 1993. Booklet; pp ; G/paperback; beige covers show slight soiling to exterior, mostly toward edges; minor wear to edges; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; inscription to previous owner to front pastedown; slight smudges toward head edge, small stain to spine toward head edge; otherwise interior clean NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 11, in Netdesk office.
New York: Tiger's Eye Publishing Co., 1949. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, grey without print; Cover is a grey and black illustration with white print, creasing to spine, edgewear, small tear at top of spine edge, shelfwear; Text block has small smudge to page 33 and to last page, else clean; “This is Number 7 (Volume 1)’— inside front cover; 128 pages, illustrated (b&w plates, one color plate).
New York: Twice A Year, 1938. Number One, Fall-Winter 1938. Octavo, 235 pages; VG-; softcover; spine age toned gray, with gray lettering; some shelf wear and soiling; wear to crown and tail of spine; contains four black and white photographs by Alfred Stieglitz; pages clean; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in wraparound bookcase next to 15's.
London: Printed for J. and R. Tonson and S. Draper, . Octavos, Eight Volumes; G; Full calf bindings with morocco spine labels and gilt lettering; Boards have light wear to edges, moderate bumping to corners, some light cracking to joints and to spine, and the back board of volume 6 is detached (but intact; Textblocks have moderate age-toning and light shelfwear to edges, moderate age-toning and foxing to pages interiorly thoughout, and off-setting from frontispiece plates in all volumes; A former ownership inscription has been excised from the sfep of all volumes (sfep of Volume 3 completely removed), and the pencil inscription of former owner "W. Y. Strong"appears on the ffep or titlepage of Volumes 3 - 8; Volume 3 has moderate damage near head of spine, and tears to multiple leaves between pp. 19 - 204; Engraved frontispieces in all volumes; CONTENTS: Vol. I. (, 324 pages, ) -- Vol. II. (, 336 pages, ) -- Vol. III. (, 314 pages, ) -- Vol. IV. (, 303 pages, ) -- Vol. V. (, 301 pages, ) -- Vol. VI. (, 305 pages, ) -- Vol. VII. , 333 pages, ) -- Vol. VIII. (, 300 pages, ).
Athens: The University of George Press, 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; white and light brown spine, red and brown lettering; dust jacket has minor shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, sun toning on spine and head edges; boards strong, some edgewear, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, penciling on rear pastedown; text block slightly age toned, light soiling on head and fore edges; First Edition, First Printing; xxvi, 447pp.
Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1982. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in red cloth, gilt lettering; boards strong, minor edgewear, soiling spot on front, indents on rear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges; text block slightly age toned, penciling on pages 37 38 40 and 41, damp staining on exterior head and fore edges; ix, 415pp.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1967. Octavo; VG-/G; black spine with white and pink text; dust jacket shows moderate rubbing to exterior; few chips to edges; mildly age toned flaps and rear; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; strong, straight boards; minor wear to edges; text block exterior edges have slight toning; interior clean; tight binding; pp 374.
München: Wilhelm Fink Verlag, 1968. Octavo; Facsimile of edition published by Gaspar Stainhofer, Vienna, 1570; VG; Hardcover; Spine, grey with black print; Boards in grey cloth, clean and strong; Text block has slight spotting to fore edge, name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Greek text divided into parts, each followed by a summary, translation and commentary in Italian; 385 pages.
London: Smith Elder and Co., 1877. First edition. Set of 11 small octavos and 1 larger octavo in brown leather with gold gilt and letters; VG; previous owner's signature on ffep; strong binding on all volumes; paper faded; edges dusty; occasional pages with a small closed cut or penciled underlining; larger volume on "the Study of Celtic Literature"; shelved above case 6; please contact us for shipping costs.
Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 1971. Third Printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; blue spine with black and yellow text;third edition; exterior to jacket has minimal wear; minor edge wear; lightly toned flaps; cloth exterior clean; tight binding; straight boards; text block fore and tail edges clean; exterior head edge colored black; interior pages clean; pp 271.
London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1956. First Edition. 10mo; VG-/G-; dark beige spine with purple text; first edition; dust jacket exterior shows sun aging toward edges, mostly to front; 1.5 inch closed chip to lower front edge; other minor chips to edges; distributor's sticker to front flap; price clipped rear flap; purple cloth exterior has mild wear; small whitish smudge to front; sturdy boards; text block exterior edges have modestly age toned; previous bookshop's small sticker to rear pastedown; interior pages have age toned slightly, mostly toward edges; illustrated; pp 207.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1968. First Printing. Thick Octavo; G+/G; dark beige/gray pictorial spine with black text; first printing; dust jacket exterior shows some soiling, due to handling; minor chips to edges; price clipped front flap; cloth exterior has mild wear; sturdy boards; tight binding; textblock exterior edges have some foxing; slight sticker remnant to front pastedown; light foxing to few pages; gift inscription to fep; frontispiece; light pencil to pp xi-xii; interior pages clean; pp 1008.
London: Longmans & Co., 1870. New Edition. Octavos, 7 volumes; VG; bound in three quarters brown calf, marbled boards by Maclehose, Glasgow; paneled spines with gilt titling; very mild shelfwear; marbled textblock and endpapers; interiors clean; shelved above WWI; Oversized items. Will require additional postage for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions.;.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1952. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white print; DJ in mylar, edgewear, small tears at spine ends and to front flap fold, wear to hinges; Boards in grey cloth with white print, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block endpapers have slight spotting, endpapers torn along hinges, clean text; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; xix, 322 pages.
New York: Barnes & Noble, 1960. Octavo; G Hardcover w/ G- Dustjacket; Off White and Dark Brown spine with White and Dark brown text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, some shelfwear, small closed tear along spine edges, closed tear along head edge of spine, closed tears along head edge of rear cover, small open tear at top corner of rear cover, browning to spine, staining on front cover; Boards strong, slight cocking to spine, some edgewear, some shelfwear, browning to both covers and spine; Textblock has staining to front and rear endpaper and pastedown, bending to top corners of pages 65-78; 404 pp.
Evanston: Northwestern University Press, 1989. Octavo; VG; hardcover; bound in teal cloth, silver lettering; boards slightly bowed, glue on front cover, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on fore corners, stamps and glue mark on front end paper; text block has light soiling spot on half title page; 330pp.
London: Rupert Hart-Davis Ltd, 1962. Octavo; VG-/G; purple/silver spine with white and black text; dust jacket has modest exterior wear; some rubbing wear to edges; cloth shows minimal exterior wear; strong, straight boards; text block exterior edges have slight toning; illustrated; mild offset to endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; pp 284.
London: Longman, 1995. Octavo; G-/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, green with white print; DJ has mild edgewear, else clean and bright; Boards in black cloth with silver print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight shelfwear, slightly cocked spine; Text block has pen and pencil annotation throughout; xiii, 280 pages.
New York: Grolier Club, 2004. Limited First Edition. thin softcover 8vo., 54 pp., VG; blue and yellow striped matte paper wrapper, no lettering to spine; white title block with black lettering and motif to front cover; mild rubbing to covers of wrapper, small tear with slight superficial material loss to back cover; mild rubbing to edges of wrapper, including head and tail of spine, predominately bottom edge; very mild shelfwear to text-block; interior clean; pub. 2004, limited printing of 1,500 copies stated to copyright page; contains four (4) black and white plates; catalogue of Woolf's works published by Hogarth Press, the publishing house owned by Virginia and her husband Leonard; shelved Case 0.
Cape Town: Howard Timmins, 1974. Small Octavo; VG-/G; blue spine with black and white text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; some rubbing wear to edges; few white spots to front; cloth shows slight smudges to exterior; strong boards; text block exterior edges have light tone; slight offset toning to endpapers; interior pages clean; tight binding; pp 118.
New York: Liberal Press, Inc., 1956. Octavo; pp 432; G/paperback; tanned spine with blue text; covers have noticeable sunning to exterior; some rubbing wear to spine; minor edge wear; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; illustrated; good binding; interior clean NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
South Fremantle: Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 1991. First Edition. 10mo; pp 271; VG-/paperback; light blue spine with blue text; covers show mild wear to panels; lightly sunned spine; light residue to rear joint; faux flaps; text block exterior edges have minimal wear; two small smudges to half title page; interior clean; tight binding.
New York, London, Toronto: Simon & Schuster, 1993. Octavo; VG-/G; ivory white pictorial spine with dark green text; dust jacket shows lightly sunned spine; otherwise light exterior wear; damp staining to rear; damp staining inside dj; mild dings to edges; cloth has light staining to exterior spine; strong, straight boards; text block clean; illustrated; tight binding; pp 831; inscribed by Bill Bennett [William J. Bennett].
Stockholm: Scandinavian University Books, Svenska Bokförlaget, 1960. Octavo; G/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with black print; DJ in mylar, front flap adhered to book’s front pastedown, clean and bright; Boards in brown cloth, light bump to bottom fore corners, else clean and strong; Text block has blue tinted top edge, tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; 258 pages.
Berlin: Bei Georg Bondi, 1921. Octavo; G; light green 1/4 bound spine with gilt text; no jacket; boards have some age darkening toward edges to front and rear; good panels; cloth has light sunning; straight boards; text block edges have age toned; good, intact binding; interior clean; pp 368; text in German.
London: Chatto & Windus, 1952. 10mo; G+/G-; dark beige spine with black text; dust jacket exterior shows sun faded spine; slight age toning to rear; front has slight sunning toward edges; chips to spine edges; black spot to tail spine edge; wrapped with mylar; original publisher's cloth has slight sun fading to tail edge; sturdy boards; text block exterior edges have age toned; offset toning to endpapers; mild offset to title page; interior good; pp 247.
Oxon UK and New York NY: Routledge, 2015. Third Indian Reprint. 12mo; VG/paperback; white/blue spine with black and white text; covers have only light exterior wear; tight binding; minor edge wear; tiny crease to rear head fore corner; text block exterior edges have minimal wear; interior clean; special Indian edition; pp 408.
New York: Collins & Hannay, 1819. Eighth American, from the last Edinburgh edition. Octavo; Eighth American, from the last Edinburgh edition; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown leather with gold print; Boards in brown leather, wear to corners, edges, hinges and spine caps, rubbing, shelfwear; Text block missing front endpapers, ink and pencil names to front pastedown, title page, rear endpapers, and first and last pages, rear flyleaf torn at bottom, spare amount of pencil notation within, pages puckering and heavily foxed; 500 pages.
London: John Murray, 1932. 12mo; G; Hardcover; Spine, tan with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, toning to spine, mild wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block has light spotting to edges, slight tear and stain at top of spine on half-title page, light age-toning to paper, else clean and tight; ix, 133 pages.
Newark: The Wildside Press, 1992. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ in mylar, slight edgewear but clean and bright; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, slightly cocked spine but clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Author signed bookplate in ink on front pastedown; 208 pages. [STOCK IMAGE].
Providence: Brown University Press, 1957. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; tan spine with green text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, rubbing, white stain in front bottom corner; boards are strong and clean; textblock has age toning, edgewear, stamp and small tear on front endpaper, minor underlining in pencil on pages 8 and 9 and in pen on pages 146 and 147, otherwise clean; pp 309.
Tokyo: Hokuseido Press, 1963. First Edition, Third Printing. Octavo, 582 pages; VG/VG; spine pictorial, with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and soiling; small chips missing at corners of flap folds; mild wear to crown and tail of spine; contains black and white and full-color illustrations; pages clean; shelved below Front Counter.
Tokyo: Hokuseido Press, 1949. First Edition. Octavo, 230 pages; VG/VG-; spine light green, with brown lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and soiling; mild age-toning to jacket; small chip missing at upper edge of jacket front; chips missing at crown and tail of jacket spine; two chips missing at jacket back joint; spine cocked; foxing to edges of textblock; contains full-color illustrations; pencil marginalia in first chapter; shelved Poetry Criticism.