New York: Chelsea House, 1977. First Edition. Quarto, 118 pages; VG/VG; spine black with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$15.00'; dust jacket has some mild closed tears and slight rubbing; Inscribed on the title page by MacAdams; scarce in any condition, let alone signed; shelved case 11.
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London: George Allen, 1902. First Editions. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; rebound in gilt calf by Zaehnsdorf, floral gilt design, newly rebacked with boards and spines preserved; mild rubbing and wear; top edge of text block gilt; Printed on hand-made paper with decorative borders to each page, red-letter initials. Printed at the Ballantyne Press, Edinburgh.; shelved case 3.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1962. First Edition. 8vo., 158 pp., VG/VG; green DJ with black lettering; mild wear to DJ: mild rubbing to spine (lettering clear and legible), slight superficial material loss to head, tail, and hinges of spine; mild age-toning to covers mostly to back cover (lettering clear and legible), some small closed tears to edges; price uncut "$4.95" to front flap, crossed out in pencil, white sticker to the left with a revised price of "$1.00," DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, green lettering to gray cloth spine, blue paper boards; mild wear to boards: fading to edges; faded green top, age-toning/mild wear to text-block; frontispiece, black-and-white glossy photograph of Meir; pub. 1962, no mention of further printings; shelved Case 5.
Imago, 1950. first edition. Set of five notebooks; VG; covers in shiny black paper with light blue cloth case with gold letters on spine; notebooks with minimal wear; covers interior faded; ivory paper in good condition; case with moderate wear and tear around edges only; handwritten childhood diaries in black ink (including drawings) composed between November 1889 and July 1891 mostly in French and German, with occasional pages in English; Marie Bonaparte was the great grand niece of Napoleon I; she became an important supporter and later a patient of Sigmund Freud; as a result of her notebooks, she wrote essays on female sexuality in the early 20th century; this is a scarce set; shelved in case #9.
New York: Associated Authors, 1955. First American Edition. Octavo, 248 pages; VG/VG; spine grey with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$3.00'; small amount of chipping to head and tail of spine, corners; foxing and age-toning to interior of dust jacket; INSCRIBED on half-title by Gerda Lerner to Professor Evelyn Beck; very scarce in any condition; shelved case 6.
Philadelphia: John C. Winston Company, 1941. First Edition. tall thin 8vo., 97 pp., G/no DJ; gray and pictorial paper boards, black lettering, spine age-toned tan; bumping/fraying/chipping to head and tail of spine, rounding to spine, no shelf lean; HC picture book, moderate wear to boards, boards shaken, binding sturdy, slight cocking to boards, bumping/fraying to corners; yellow and navy blue stamps to back board (letters reversed): "SYCAMORE BEND COMMISSARY" in yellow (spine to top of back board), then "GROCERIES / HARDWARE / DRY GOODS / FEED"; age-toning/wear to text-block, mild staining to top; signature of previous owner and brown staining to recto of first blank page; occasional scattered foxing to interior, age-toning to margins (text legible); missing pp. 3-4 (torn from gutter, starting hinge); contains black and white/full-color illustrations by MacKnight to interior; pub. 1941 stated to copyright page, no mention of further printings; shelved Case 14.
Hartford, Conn. W. S. Williams & Co., 1866. First Edition. Octavo, 384 pages; VG-; rebound in gray buckram, gilt lettering to spine, gilt Central Intelligence Agency seal to front cover; mild wear to boards; non-archival tape to gutters of frontispiece, title page; mild foxing throughout; with 13 plates; shelved case 1.
San Francisco, CA: HarperCollins, 1995. First English Language Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 245 pages, VG/VG; purple and orange pictorial DJ, yellow and white lettering: mild wear to DJ, "USA $20.00 / CAN $28.00" to front flap; quarter-bound, purple cloth spine, orange matte paper boards, metallic red lettering to spine: very light bumping to head, tail, and corners; text-block and interior clean; INSCRIBED by Coelho to half-title page; Coelho's third-person narrative, semi-autobiographical novel on Coelho and his wife's pilgrimage through the Mojave Desert and their encounter with the Valkyries, "a band of bold, leather-clad women who travel the desert on motorcycles, spreading the word of angels"; shelved HC Fiction.
Cambridge, UK: Polity Press, 2011. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 192 pages, VG-/VG; light gray pictorial DJ, blacking lettering: mild overall wear to DJ, covers protected by mylar; black matte paper boards, bright silver lettering to spine: mild bumping to head, tail, and corners; very mild edgewear to boards; minimal wear to clean text-block; interior clean; INSCRIBED by Gilligan to investigative journalist Seymour "Sy" Hersh; shelved gender studies.
New York: Baker and Scribner, 1850. Fourth edition. Octavo; Fourth edition; 3 volumes; Fair condition Hardcovers; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown embossed cloth, tattering to hinges, worn exposed corners, mild shelfwear; Text blocks have title written on bottom edge, penciled name on title pages, intermittent spine breaks, significant foxing throughout, paper stiff with mild puckering; First two volumes bear designation “In two volumes, Fourth edition” on title pages; Third volume bears designation “In three volumes” with no edition statement on title page; All volumes dated 1850; 3 vols. (348, 312, 396 pages), frontispieces, illustrated (b&w plates). Please see all five photos for details.
Indianapolis and New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Publishers, 1936. 10mo; pp 151; G/Fair; red/gilt/black spine with white text; dust jacket has modest rubbing wear to exterior; several chips to edges; light soiling to rear; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has modest shelf wear to exterior; mild wear to edges; text block has some age toning to exterior edges; s to endpapers; deckled edges; some uncut pages; good binding;.
Philadelphia: Dorrance & Company, 1956. Second printing. Small Octavo; pp 93; VG-/G; white spine with red text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, minor chipping to edges, price clipping to front flap; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, some bumping to corners, strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
Hanover, NH: Ripley Publishing Compamny, 1947. First Edition. Booklet; pp 87; G-/paperback; beige spine with black text; dark green covers are slightly sunned; some wear to spine edges; minor wear to head and tail edges; text block shows some moisture staining to front pastedown; light pencil to ffep; slight age toning to exterior; interior lightly toned.
Washington, D.C. National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, 1994. Thick Octavo; pp 3336; G/no-DJ; navy spines with gilt text; 3 volumes: part 1, A-F; part 2, G-O; vol. 3, P-Z; cloths show some rubbing wear to exterior edges; slight shelf wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks have slight wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975. First edition and printing. Octavo; VG-/G; Brown spine with multi colored text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and slightly sunned on exterior with slightly rubbed corners, date of 6/75 on rear flap; Boards have slightly sunned exterior with minor rubbing along edges and at corners, otherwise panels are clean and strong; Text block has stain on pp 9, also on rear pastedown, and other minor wear on exterior edges, overall pages are clean with tight binding; pp 201. Please see photos for details.
Philadelphia: Lindsay and Blakiston, 1876. Octavo; pp 1124; G-/no-DJ; brown spine with gilt text; cloth shows heavily sunned exterior; fraying spine edges; noticeable wear to edges and corners; sturdy boards; blind-stamped borders to panels; mylar wraps; text block has age toned exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; slight cracking to gutters; interior lightly toned; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York and London: Funk & Wagnalls Company, n. d. Reprint. Octavo; pp 451; VG/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; originally published in 1924, this reprint is undated; cloth shows very slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block exterior shows minor soiling to tail edge; interior clean;.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1974. First Edition. Octavo; pp 448; VG-/G; burgundy spine with red and white text; dust jacket shows slight sunning to exterior; moderate wear to edges; some scratches to exterior; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; some rubbing to edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987. Octavo; Good condition hardcover; Ex-Library; Spine, purple with gold print; Boards in purple cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, rear bottom edge bumped, mild shelfwear; Text block has library stamp on top edge and verso of title page, rear endpapers have library label, surface tear, and call number in ink, ink marking on page 61 otherwise clean text; 260 pages.
Charleston, WV: State of West Virginia, 1990. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Bright blue spine with black plate and white text: Covers have general shelfwear, scuff marks, some fraying of corners, some chipping along joints: Textblock has foxing and dust staining, pages are age toned but otherwise free of markings, folds or tears: 222 pp.
Orleans: Paradigme, 1995. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Off white spine with black text: Covers are clean with general shelfwear, some creasing to spine, slight separation of front cover from textblock, otherwise binding solid: Textblock has some mild rippling but clean, pages unmarked: Text is mainly in French: 526 pp.
Philadelphia, New York, London: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1943. Second Impression. Octavo; pp 239; VG/Fair; black/beige spine with black text; dust jacket has detached at spine, chipped edges, folded into front pastedown; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, sunned spine, moderately rubbed edges; text block shows age toning to exterior edges, interior clean; deckled fore edge; inscription to library by Dr. Clyde Countryman to ffep.
New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1920. Second Printing. 10mo; pp 246; VG-/G-; light grayish blue spine with dark blue text; scarce; dust jacket has minor chipping to edges, some soiling to exterior, light sunning to spine; cloth shows light wear to exterior, strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges, light toning to pastedowns and first few pages; deckled edges; slight cracking to front gutter; interior clean.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1872. Third edition, revised, with additions. Octavo; Third edition, revised, with additions; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print on red and green banners; Boards half bound with brown leather to spine and corners and marbled paper to boards, leather spine caps, hinges, and corners are worn with a tear to the corner at the front top fore edge, some scuffing to leather and cracks to banners on spine, marbled paper has shelfwear; Text block has marbled edges and endpapers, cracked font hinge, spine break at page 318, slight amount of foxing; "Distinguished Women"-- spine title; xlvii, 918 pages, frontispiece (port.), “Illustrated by two hundred and thirty portraits engraved on wood by Lossing and Barritt”.
Leipzig: Verlag Von S. Hirzel, 1933. Booklet [6x8]; pp 244; Fair/paperback; sunned tan spine with black text; detached front cover inside; covers have moderate foxing to exterior; small chips to spine edges and fore corners; cracked spine; light pencil throughout; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; deckled edges; illustrated; uncut pages; chips to pp 240 at fore edge; German text.
Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 1993. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ: Dark red spine with white text:Boards are strong with light shelfwear, barcode sticker residue on tail end of spine, large barcode sticker on back bottom portion, other wise clean and binding is tight: Textblock is clean, light pen underlining and circling that does not impact readability, half title page has previous owner's name and date in ink, pages otherwise clean: 308 pp.
New York: Dodge Publishing Company, 1927. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; spine wine w/gold txt, creasing at joints, fraying at head & tail, shelf wear; boards bumping to corners, otherwise firm, clean, binding loose at hinges, still quite strong; pages good: very minor wear, slight discoloration from aging, scalloped edges, in very good condition. 144pp.
Sussex, England and New York: Wheatsheaf Books Ltd and St. Martin's Press, Inc., 1987. First Edition. Octavo; pp 203; VG/G-; green spine with red and pink text; dust jacket has sunned spine, slight wear to exterior; cloth shows light wear to exterior; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1990. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, pink and white with black print; DJ has slight edgewear, toning to spine; Boards in black cloth with red print, spotting, slight warping, slight wear to spine caps; Text block clean and tight; 286 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Chapel Hill and London: The University of North Carolina Press, 1989. Reprint. Octavo; G+/No-DJ (paperback); Spine is white and black with black text; Covers have general shelf wear, general edge-wear, creases, rubbing and bumping to corners, age-toning, joints and hinges are sensitive; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 442.
Koln, London, Madrid: Taschen GmbH, 2002. Square Quarto; pp 167; Good; orange spine with black and white text; no jacket; cloth has moderate wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; some text in English, French and German;.
Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1990. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/G+; Spine is red with yellow text, creased; DJ has general shelf wear, edge-wear, age-toning, some small open and closed tears, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, light edge-wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 240.
Armonk: M.E. Sharpe, 1995. First Edition. Octavo; VG; one vol blue and one vol green spine with white text; covers has light bumping to corners, otherwise have little to no wear; textblock clean; interior page have the name of the previous owner written in the top right corner of the first page, otherwise interior pages clean; vol 1 pp 250; vol 2 pp 275.
Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1987-1989. Octavo; 2 volumes; vol. 1, Fifth printing, 2003; G; Paperback; Spine, white with black print; Cover have edgewear, vol. 1 has vendor label on spine, both vols. have vendor labels on rear, both vols. have mild shelfwear; Text block for vol. 1 has ink underlining throughout; Text block for vol. 2 is clean and tight; CONTENTS: Vol. 1. Women, Floods, Bodies, History — Vol. 2. Male Bodies: Psychoanalyzing the White Terror; 2 volumes (xxii, 517 pages; xxv, 507 pages), illustrated (b&w).
New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2005. First Printing. Small Quarto; pp 110; VG-/VG-; gray spine with pink and white text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior, sticker to front; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior, interior clean; inscribed by authors and photographer.
Jaipur and New Delhi: Prem Rawat for Rawat Publications, 2000. Thin Octavo; VG/VG; Red spine with yellow text; Dust jacket has slightly rubbed & scratched exterior, minimal edge wear, otherwise clean; Boards have lightly bumped edges and minimal shelf wear; Text block is slightly age toned; Inscribed by author; pp 244.
Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 1982. First,original edition. Octavo; pp 287; VG/G; black spine with beige text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, minor chipping to edges, sunning to exterior; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson, 2008. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. light turquoise DJ spine beneath color pictorial tipped DJ spine with white and brown titles. fully illustrated jacket front, excellent shape under clear protective cover. light blue HC spine with silver titling, with adjacent panel corners. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE, text interior clear throughout. heavily foxed head-edge, some stain transference to initial and final sheets. fore-edge and tail smoothly clear. 332 pp. ISBN# 9780785223245.
Canoga Park, CA: Weiss, Day & Lord, Inc., 1970. Booklet [5x7]; pp 192; G/paperback; pink/blue pictorial spine with white/black text; covers have modest shelf wear to exterior; some rubbing to edges; intact panels; text block has very slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; tight binding;.