Chicago: Reilly & Lee, c. 1920. Early Edition, Second State. large 8vo., 288 pp., VG; blue cloth boards (spine age-toned brown), black lettering to spine (legible), pictorial front board; spine cocked, boards somewhat shaken, no shelf lean, starting hinge between pp. 144-145; bumping/chipping/fraying with slight material loss to head and tail of spine and corners of boards, slight wear to edges of cover art to front board, margins of boards faded brown; dark top, age-toning/wear to text-block; closed tear to gutter of first page (adjacent to "This Book Belongs To" illustration); mild age-toning to margins and gutters of interior, text and illustrations unaffected; Early Reilly & Lee Edition, Second State, c. 1920: 1 p. advertisement listing 13 Oz books to front of volume; full-color frontispiece and many full-color illustrations to interior; SKY ISLAND (orig. pub. 1917) and its predecessor THE SEA FAIRIES (1911) were intended to be a separate fantasy series outside the Oz universe, though Baum did add two characters—Button-Bright and Polychrome, introduced in THE ROAD TO OZ (1909)—to boost interest, ultimately to no avail; shelved Front Case.
Amsterdam: Chez George Gallet, 1703. First Illustrated French Edition. folio, , 556 pages, ; VG; 3/4 bound with brown leather spine, black leather label with gilt lettering, marbled boards; newly repaired, with new spine, previous marbled boards preserved; rubbing and shelfwear to boards, edges worn; mild foxing throughout; half-title and engraved frontispiece; small pen writing in upper fore corner of title page; complete collation, A4-Z4, Aa4-Zz4, Aaa4-Zzz4, Aaaa4; with 16 folding plates, 16 single plates, 39 black and white plates embedded within text, and 3 color plates embedded within text; plate 1 is folded in such a way that it slightly sticks out the fore edge, and as such the vertical crease is torn along the lower half; full title continues: et de quelques autres adjacentes ; dont les principales sont Chypre, Rhodes, Candie, Samos, Chio, Negrepont, Lemnos, Paros, Delos, Patmos, avec un grand nombre d'autres. Comprenant leurs noms, leur situation, leurs villes, leurs châteaux, l'histoire tant ancienne que moderne de leurs habitants ; leur gouvernement, les révolutions qui y sont arrivés, les plantes, animaux, &c. qui s'y trouvent.; shelved case 4.
New York: Random House, 1951. First Trade Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 286 pp., VG/VG-; yellow pictorial DJ, clear white lettering to green age-toned spine; small closed tears to edges of DJ, slight material loss to corners, wear to covers, age-toning to top margin of front cover; price cut to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; First Trade DJ, First Issue: jacket illustrator's name misspelled "M. McKnight Kauffer" to bottom of front flap, lists Faulkner's works (SOLDIER' PAY—REQUIEM FOR A NUN) to back cover; quarter-bound, gold lettering to black cloth spine, olive green paper boards; mild wear to boards, fading to edges, bumping to corners; age-toning/wear to text-block, dark top, minor denting to text-block occasionally affects interior; First Trade Edition, First State: "Chocktaw" to p. 21, l. 3; shelved Case 2.
Cleveland, OH: World Publishing Company, 1944. First Edition Thus. 8vo., 261 pp., G/G+; green DJ, yellow cursive lettering; overall wear, closed and open tears to edges of DJ, material loss to head and tail of spine and corners, open tear to back of spine (author's name affected yet legible), DJ protected by mylar; green cloth boards, light green lettering to spine; bumping/mild fraying to head and tail of spine, heavy age-toning to text-block, beveled fore-edge; moderate age-toning to interior, text affected yet legible; top corners of half-title page, title page, dedication, and epitaph chipped off (illustration to title page affected yet intact); occasional closed tears to edges of leaves; notations in pencil to bfep; shelved Case 7.
Tahiti: L'association des Amis du Musee Gauguin, 1987. Limited Bilingual Facsimile. Folio [16 1/4" x 11 1/2"], unpaginated, VG; thatched natural fiber boards, black lettering in Japanese to spine, glossy illustration affixed to front board; very mild wear to boards and text-block; interior clean and attractive; an eclectic 1893 facsimile of Gauguin's somewhat controversial travelogue pub. 1901; many full-color illustrations and copies of Gauguin's handwritten notes, et cetera; TL consignment; text in French and Japanese; shelved above Mythology.
Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution Press, 1974. First Edition. 4to., _ pp., VG/VG-; gray pictorial DJ, black lettering to spine; general shelfwear to covers, closed tears to head and tail of spine, mild foxing to flaps; olive green cloth boards, green lettering to spine; bumping to head and tail of spine, slight rounding to tail; rubbing to edges of boards, boards somewhat shaken, no shelf lean, binding sturdy; mild foxing to text-block; First Edition stated to copyright page; INSCRIBED by Goode to title page in "Washington City" dated Dec. 1979; frontispiece; shelved Sculpture.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1970. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 401 pages; VG/VG; spine black with white and yellow lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$6.95'; very mild shelfwear, dust jacket has small chip to lower corner of front board, upper hinge of rear board; text block clean; review copy, with review slip and publisher's letter loose within; shelved case 8.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1973. First Edition. 8vo., 605 pp., VG-/VG-; black DJ, white and yellow lettering; general shelfwear to covers, light age-toning to back cover and flaps, "$7.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; black cloth boards, gold lettering to spine: overall wear to boards, mild waving to leaves visible to text-block; text-block and interior clean; pub. 1973, no mention of other printings; shelved Front Counter.
London: Jonathan Cape, 1950. First UK Edition. Octavo, 254 pages; VG-/VG; ; Blue, Red and Yellow pictorial spine with Red, Orange and Yellow text; Green boards with Silver text on Red card; DJ is intact under glassine cover, age toned, shows general shelf wear, rubbing and creasing on corners and edges; Text block is age toned, minor foxing on head edge; Shelve Case 2.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2015. First American Edition. large 8vo., 599 pp., VG/VG; white DJ, red and navy blue lettering; mild wear to covers of DJ (mostly bumping to head and tail of spine), price uncut "$28.95" to top right corner of front flap; pictorial paper boards, mild wear to boards (mild cocking to spine, bumping to head and tail); text-block SIGNED by Pamuk to title page; First American Edition stated to copyright page; shelved Hardcover Fiction.
Paris: Chez Blin, c. 1789-92. First Edition. Folio; VG; brown full leather with gilt title on black label; five raised bands, panels and bands with filigree highlights; boards with incised gilt nested borders; inside boards, gilt filigree edges; French swirl marbling; ex libris, bookplates; some shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 192 hand-colored aquatint plates; illus. by Sergent, Rode, Morret, etal; edges deckle; joints, some cracking with some repair; light intermittent foxing; else very good; text in French; shelved in Case #4.
New York: William Morrow & Company, 1967. First Edition. 8vo., 256 pp., VG/VG; black DJ, white and yellow lettering; lettering to spine faded yet clear and legible; general shelfwear, light scratching and occasional creasing to covers; "$4.50" to front flap; DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, white and yellow lettering to black cloth spine, yellow paper boards; bumping with vertical crease to tail of spine; age-toning to edges of boards, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; mild age-toning to text-block, occasional slight tears to leaves visible to bottom of text-block; INSCRIBED by Thomas to title page; very mild age-toning to interior, text clear and legible; shelved Case 6.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1984. First Edition, Second Printing. 8vo., 272 pp., VG/VG-; beige DJ, black and navy blue lettering to spine; overall wear/light age-toning to covers, creasing to head and tail of spine, closed and open tears to edges, "$18.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter bound, gold lettering to maroon cloth spine, gray matte paper boards; mild bumping to head and tail, cocking to spine/boards, casing somewhat loose, front board somewhat shaken, back board tight, binding strong; very mild wear to top, purple speckled design to bottom edge of text-block; number line 2-10 stated to copyright page; ephemera housed to back endpapers (George Washington Times university newspaper article, "George Washington's Prodigious Metamorphosis, Special Birthday Issue: Washington at 250," Vol. 11, No. 1, Jan/Feb 1982); INSCRIBED by Wills to half-title page; black-and-white photographic frontispiece; shelved Case 1.