New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930. First American Edition. Quarto, 177 pages; VG-; fully bound in brown cloth, spine has gilt lettering and tooling, front cover has gilt tooling and rulers; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has chipping at the top and bottom of the spine, has bumping on the fore edge corners, has minor rubbing on both covers and a minor scratch on the spine; pages have minor age toning and dust build up along the top edge; contains several tipped in plates with tissue guards; Shelved Case 7.
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New York: J.B. Ford & Company, 1871. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 790 pages; VG-; half-bound in green cloth and dark green leather, spine is paneled and has gilt tooling and lettering, has gilt rulers on the front and back boards, front board has gilt lettering; binding has moderate wear along the top and bottom edges, and on the sides of the spine, has mild rubbing on both boards; has a bookplate on the inner front board; pages have occasional small pencil marks and dog-earing, features several plates with tissue protectors; original owner's name is written on the first flyleaf; has marbling on the text block and endpapers; shelved front case.
Philadelphia: Bruner Routledge, 2000. First printing. Quarto; vg/none; black cloth spine with orange text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; --v1, Historical, Conceptual, and Theoretical Issues; 426 pp.; --v2, Crime and Juvenile Delinquency, 537 pp.; ---v3, Sexual Deviance, 436 pp.; ---v4, Self-destructive Behavior and Disvalued Identity, 547 pp.; else very good. [DC Store: Overstock Aisle B].
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1896. Abridged Edition. Octavo, 547 pages; G-; bound in publisher's green cloth, gilt lettering to spine; moderate soiling and rubbing to boards; foxing to interior; webbing showing on ffep; two two tipped in TLS's, dated Feb. 3/97 and June 19/98, from James Bryce to Samuel Barker, publisher of "The American." Bryce writes about this work and mentions Woodrow Wilson before Wilson becomes President and Gladstone. Pasted to front pastedown is a newspaper photograph of Bryce and his wife. Barker Company Stamp on ffep; The American Commonwealth was first published in 1888 in three volumes; shelved case 1.
London: John Murray, 1832. First Thus. 17 Small Octavos; VG to VG-; Black leather spines with gilt lettering and designs, 5 raised bands on spine; All edges gilt; Some peeling at the joints, bumping to corners; Previous owner's bookplates; Text clean yet toned; SHELVED over monographs; NOTE: Heavy set, please contact us for international or priority shipping; GP Consign.
New York: Congdon & Weed, Inc., 1985. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 256 pages; VG/VG; spine pictorial with white and beige lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$16.95'; slight speckling to top edge of text block; SIGNED flat on title page as 'Bill Bryson'; extremely scarce signed; shelved case 9.
New York: John Day Company, 1965. Limited Edition, unnumbered/1000. Octavo, 316 pages; VG; 1/4 bound in ivory leatherette spine, gilt decoration and lettering, blue marbled boards; top edge of text block gilt; no dust jacket as issued; specially bound edition of The Good Earth, Limited to 1,000 copies is part of the selected works of Pearl S. Buck created in honor of the author's eightieth birthday, This is Copy Number unnumbered, June 1972; shelved case 6.
London: John W. Parker and Son, 1858. Second Edition. 8vos., 2 volumes; VG; spine paneled with brown leather and gilt lettering; 3/4 bound with brown leather, marbled boards; marbled endpapers; mild scratching to spines, rubbing to corners; minor occasional pencil notations in margins; top edge of text blocks gilt; some cracking to gutter on ffep in first volume; shelved above WWII.
Singapore: Fraser & Neave, Limited, 1902. First Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in 3/4 dark brown calf, brown pebbled cloth boards, paneled spines with gilt titling and tooling; mild rubbing and wear, primarily to head and tail of spine, corners; marbled endpapers and text block; minor worming from page 373-end of volume 1, rear endpaper of volume 2; pagination continuous; map in volume 2 with a closed tear; scarce; shelved case 9.
New York: Dingwall-Rock, Limited, 1925. (1st). 4to. VG+/VG. Brown cloth boards with gold text on spine. DJ is light tan with black text. DJ spine is age-toned dark tan with black text. Light bumping to head and tail of spine. Previous owner's name written on ffep. Rest of interior is clean & clear. Outside text block has a few minor spots. Very light shelfwear to edges and corners of boards. DJ spine slightly soiled and age toned. 2 small tears to dj at head of spine, all dj edges show some light shelfwear. 154pp plus 60pp. b&w photos. Shelved in glass case with oversize art.
Philadelphia, PA: Historical Publishing Company, 1889. New Edition. Quarto, 606 pages,  ads; VG-; bound in publisher's olive cloth, olive lettering and black palm tree on spine; spine cocked; age-toning to pages; profusely illustrated with 500 engravings, some in color; frontispiece with tissue-guard slightly bled onto title page; sticker of the "Library Baltimore Academy of the Visitation' on front pastedown; MA consignment; shelved case 9.
Paris: Henry Creuzevault, 1953. Limited Edition, #15/140. Folio (10" x 15"), 52 leaves in 26 signatures in original paper folded cover (covered in a glassine protective wrapper); Fine; Bound in cloth sleeve covered in paper with a box enclosure. Number 15 of 140 copies, on Rives paper. Printed by Janine Daragnès on May 11, 1953. With 21 original etchings by Buffet, including 7 full page and 3 double-page, plus one on cover; plus a separate suite of 23 drawings, including 3 double-page drawings. Limited edition reissue of 1939 work, with illustrations by Bernard Buffet (1928-1999), signed by Giono and Buffet, with a foreword by Pierre Bergé.; shelved case 11.
Riverdale, New York: Baen, 1996. Limited First Edition. 8vo., 480pp.; VG-/VG-; spine gray with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild rubbing to rear cover of dust jacket, small stain to front cover above the word 'Honor'; pages age-toned; minor bump to lower edge of rear board, minor wear and rubbing to boards; SIGNED flat in blue ink on title page; a one inch tear/puncture to ffep, review page, and title page, does not touch the signature; The Hugo award winning Barrayar was a paperback original and first appeared in hardcover from the Easton Press in a signed edition, this is it's first trade hardcover; the dust jacket was specially produced for this volume by a specialty bookstore in Chicago, printed after the fact; shelved case 8.
Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1977. Advance Review Copy. Octavo, 307 pages; VG; yellow paper wraps, plain spine; with original acetate jacket; Book has been SIGNED flat by Bukowski on the title page; Some minor shelf wear along the edges of the boards; stamped 'Advanced Review Copy' on ffep; Shelved case 2.
San Francisco: City Lights, 1973. First City Lights Edition. Octavo; VG; Softcover in black and white; Book is SIGNED by Bukowski on the title page; First City Lights edition. This book, a collection of essays and articles by Bukowski were taken from the Open City newspaper and originally published as a single volume by Essex House. This edition published in 1973. Some wear to the edges, light creases to the wraps, some age toning to spine. Signature is bold; Shelved case 2.
Santa Rosa, CA: Black Sparrow Press, 1988. First signed, limited edition. Octavo; VG; 256 pages; Gray cloth boards with yellow paper labels and black/red lettering; Book has been SIGNED by Bukowski and is numbered 149 of an edition of 150; Also includes a bound-in color print SIGNED and DATED by Bukowski; Some minor shelf wear along the edges of the boards; interior clean; Shelved case 2.
Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1978. Advance Review Copy. Octavo, 190 pages; VG; brown paper wraps, plain spine; with original acetate jacket; Book has been SIGNED flat by Bukowski on the title page; Some minor shelf wear along the edges of the boards; stamped 'Advanced Review Copy' on ffep; Shelved case 2.
Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1984. First limited edition. Thin quarto; VG; Violet spine with pink label; 17 pages; SIGNED by both Bukowski and Crumb on the limitations page. Numbered 188 of an edition of 426. Some minor wear to the edges and corners; Text block clean, binding tight; Shelved in case 2.
London: John and Paul Knapton, 1736. Second Edition. 8vo., , xvi, 17-467  pages; VG; bound in brown calf, paneled spine with lettering worn off; boards have double-ruled gilt borders; slight waviness to pages; red specks to text block; small bookplate and small bookseller sticker to front pastedown; interior clean; top edge of title page clipped, missing top inch; shelved case 10.
Staunton, VA: The McClure Company, 1925. First edition; signed. Small quarto in burgundy hardcovers with gold letters and gilt; VG; moderate shelf wear and soiling; paper age-toned; text clean in large print; pp. 230; signature and dedication on ffep; previous owner's signature inside front cover; centerfold photographs and frontispiece; shelved in Case # 9.
London: George Newnes Ltd, 1901. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in full dark blue calf by Root & Son with their stamp, paneled spines with gilt tooling, morocco labels with gilt lettering; label on volume 2 missing, volume 1 partially missing; all edges gilt; mild rubbing; previous owners name on sfep of both volumes; shelved case 10.
London: Printed for J. Dodsley, 1767. Fifth Edition. 8vo., 342pp.; VG; spine paneled brown leather with a black label and gilt lettering; brown cloth boards; rebound, minimal to no bumping; text block speckled on fore and lower edges; marbled endpapers from previous binding saved and bound in; mild age-toning, else interior clean; this groundbreaking work was the first philosophical work to attempt to classify the Beautiful and the Sublime and would end up with a result of them being mutually exclusive; JG consignment; shelved case 10.
London: J. Dodsley, 1890 and 1891. Second Edition, First Printing. Octavo., 356 pages, 139 pages; VG; spine paneled brown leather with red label and gilt lettering; 1/4 rebound with brown leather and marbled boards; mild shelfwear and bumping; green speckling to text block; interior has sparse notations in margins throughout, mild foxing; writing in pencil covering rebound ffep; reflections is the first printing of the second edition, with the following points: title-page with the 'M' in the date slightly off to the right of the 'D' in the publisher's name, the preface has the floral printer's ornament on iv, page 223, line 23, shows the misprint: 'ascertainmennt' rather than 'ascertainment', there is a dagger printer's mark at the bottom of page 194.; JG consignment; shelved case 7.
Hartford: Case, Tiffany, and Company, 1837. First Edition. NEWSLETTER TEXT: William Burke MEMOIR OF WILLIAM BURKE, A SOLDIER OF THE REVOLUTION Hartford: Case, Tiffany, and Company, 1837. First Edition. "Reformed from Intemperance, and for many years a consistent and devoted Christian. Carefully prepared from a Journal kept by Himself. From which is added, an extract from a sermon preached at his funeral." Rebound with new spine and end papers. 126 pages. CONDITION NOTES: 12mo., 126pp.; VG; spine brown leather with gilt letteringl rebound with new spine and endpapers; interior has some foxing and fingerprint smudges, previous owners name in ink on second fep; ex library blind stamp on title page, page 7, possibly others; shelved case 1.
London: Henry G. Bohn, 1857. New Edition. 4tos., 2 volumes; VG; light gray spines with red labels and gilt lettering; red smudges on tail of spines, head of volume 1; rebound; both volumes uncut along top edge; volume one has been cut through to page 54, nothing has been cut in volume 2; interior free of age marks; shelved above psychology.
London, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1972-1984. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in navy blue cloth, gilt lettering; all volumes' boards strong, minor shelfwear, some edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, erased penciling on front end paper; all volumes' text blocks have some soiling on exterior head edge; volume 1 boards have slight bowing; volume 2 text block has soiling on page 3; volume 3 boards have penned numbers on rear end paper; volume 4 boards have minor soiling on rear, ex-libris sticker on front pastedown, penciled text on front pastedown; volume 4 text block has foxing on exterior head edge; volume 5 boards have ex-libris sticker on front pastedown, penciled text on front pastedown; volume 5 text block has foxing on exterior head edge; volume 6 boards have slight bowing, ex-libris sticker on front pastedown, penciled text on front pastedown; volume 6 text block has foxing on exterior head and fore edges; volume 7 boards have ex-libris sticker on front pastedown, penciled text on rear pastedown; volume 7 text block has indents on pages 145 through 160, foxing on exterior head and fore edges; volume 8 boards have sticker on front pastedown, penciling on rear pastedown; volume 8 text block has foxing on exterior head and fore edges; volume 9 boards have sticker on front pastedown, penciling on rear pastedown; volume 9 text block has foxing on exterior head edge; volume 10 boards have ex-libris sticker on front pastedown, penciled text on rear pastedown; volume 10 text block has foxing on exterior head and fore edges; volume 11 has foxing on exterior head edge; 12 volumes; Volume 1 - 1791-1792, Letters 1-39; Volume 2 - Courtship and Marriage 1793, Letters 40-121; Volume 3 - Great Bookham 1793-1797, Letters 122-250; Volume 4 - West Humble 1797-1801, Letters 251-422; Volume 5 - West Humble and Paris 1801-1803, Letters 423-549, 0198124678; Volume 6 - France 1803-1812, Letters 550-631, 0198124678; Volume 7 - 1812-1814, Letters 632-832, 0198124686; Volume 8 - 1815, Letters 835-934, 0198125070; Volume 9 - Bath 1815-1817, Letters 935-1085a, 0198125089; Volume 10 - Bath 1817-1818, Letters 1086-1179, 0198125089; Volume 11 - Mayfair 1818-1824, 1180-1354; Volume 12 - Mayfair 1825-1840, Letters 1355-1529, 0198125631. Dupont Store. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates] Shelve above travel literature.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1972. Quarto, 387 pages; VG-/G-; spine black with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$27.50'; dust jacket has numerous rips and tears, including a large chunk missing from the lower fore corner of the front cover, significant chipping to head and tail of spine; spine cocked; profusely illustrated with black and white photographs; shelved front table.
London: Frederick, Warne & Co., . Reprint. Octavo, 614 pages; G+; fully bound in red leather; paneled spine has gilt tooling and lettering, front cover has embossing and gilt rulers; binding has moderate wear along the top and bottom edges and slong the sides of the spine with mild fraying on the gutter of the front cover and on the fore edge corners, has bumping on the fore edge corners, has patches of discoloration and mild rubbing on both covers; pages have age toning and minor blotching near the first and last endpapers, pages have gilt along all edges of the text block; original owner's name is written second endpaper; marbled endpapers; shelved case 0.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1926. First Edition Reprint. 8vo., 365 pp., VG/VG; DJ, white spine (age-toned off-white) with navy blue text, pictorial gray and green front cover with orange and black lettering; rubbing and mild chipping to edges of DJ; age-toning and sunning to DJ, protected by mylar; red cloth boards, black lettering to spine and front board; bumping to head and tail of spine; age-toning and mild shelfwear to text-block; rubbing to edges of boards; mild age-toning to interior, text legible; LP consignment; shelved Case 13 or window.
Tarzana, CA: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., 1936. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 315 pp., VG-/VG-; DJ, pictorial brown spine and covers, with red lettering to spine, white/red/blue lettering to front cover; rubbing to edges of DJ, slight material loss to corners; chipping to tail of spine; age-toning and sunning to DJ, particularly flaps; creasing to flaps; price uncut $2.00 to top right-hand corner of front flap; blue cloth boards, red lettering to spine and front board; bumping to head and tail of spine, slight cocking to spine; red top to text-block (faded), beveled fore-edge, age-toning to text-block; age-toning to boards, particularly to edges; mild age-toning to interior, text legible; "First Edition" stated to copyright page; LP consignment; shelved case 13/window.
Chicago: A.C. McClurg & CO, 1924. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG; NOTE: Book is a first Edition with AC McClurg on the spine and on the title page. The jacket is from the Grosset and Dunlap edition; Brown cloth boards show some wear along the edges, some bumping to the corners; As is typical, the Grosset jacket is somewhat toned and faded with some sunning to the lettering at the fore edge; Some creases to the jacket corners and spine edges, one small tear to the upper rear edge of the jacket; Text block has some toning issues but otherwise clean and free of writing; cracking at the gutter near the last page; 346 pages with 4 page 'How Burroughs wrote the "Tarzan Tales."' Shelved case 13/window.
Britain: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., 1947. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 314 pages; VG/G-; Spine is white with red and black lettering; Dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has moderate shelf wear along the top and bottom edges, has a small open tear at the top of the spine, has tape on the inside of the top of the spine, with minor bleed through, has a large open tear at the bottom of the front side, has small chipping at the top fore edge corners; binding has mild shelf wear with a small rip and the top of the spine; pages have red coloring across the top edge; shelved Sci/Fi special collection.
Tarzana, California: Edgar Rice Burroughs, inc., 1936. First Edition. 8vo., 318pp. hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Previous owners name and address in pen on front free endpaper. Top edge of boards soiled, spine soiled. Boards bumped with some shelfwear to extremities. Spine slightly cocked. Text age toned and with some foxing. Dust jacket with one small closed tear on spine; with tiny chips at flap fold edges; rear flap with pencil crossing out and checking titles from the list of Burroughs' novels. DJ sun toned, especially near the fore-edge; Dust jacket wrapped in protective mylar. Blue cloth covered boards; Rough cut pages; top edge red. Stated first edition. 5 b/w illustrations by J. Allen St. John. LP consignment. Shelve case 13/Window.
Tarzana: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., 1939. First. Octavo; VGVG; white spine, blue/red text; jacket has protective mylar cover, rubbing, slight edgewear, price clipped on front flap; boards are strong, sun toning around edges and front of jacket; textblock has age toning, some staining on endpapers and back pastedown, small closed tear at head edge of page 279, otherwise very clean; pp 312; FLP Collection.
New York: Metropolitan Books, 1930. First Edition Thus. 8vo., 312 pp., G+/G; yellow/orange/green/blue pictorial DJ with black and yellow lettering; mild fading to spine, extant lettering legible, vertical creasing to middle of spine; closed tears and chipping to edges of DJ, with material loss to head and tail of spine, corners, and bottom edge of back cover towards hinge; material loss to head of spine obscures "TANAR" in title; blue and green ink staining to interior of DJ, bleeding through to bottom edge of covers and fore-edge of front cover (a likely repair attempt to disguise material loss); ink staining slightly obscures "METROPOLITAN" logo to tail of spine of DJ; price uncut "$2.00" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; blue cloth boards with black lettering; bumping/chipping/rubbing to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine, vertical crease down middle of spine, boards shaken and slightly cocked, very slight shelf lean, binding sturdy; light wear/scuffing to boards; age-toning, wear, and occasional staining to text-block; age-toning to interior, text clear and legible; notations in pencil to top left-hand corner of back paste-down; "Metropolitan Books" stated to title page; pub. 1930 stated to copyright page; LP consignment; shelved Case 12/Window, Dupont.
Tarzana, California: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., 1937. First Edition Thus. 8vo., 318 pp., VG/VG; purple and orange pictorial DJ, red/black/white/yellow lettering to spine, red and yellow lettering to front cover; rubbing/mild chipping to edges of DJ, very mild wear to covers, mild age-toning to flaps (text clear and legible); "BURROUGHS" logo stated to tail of spine of DJ; Jacket sun toned on front; price uncut "$2.00" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; blue cloth boards with red lettering; bumping/rubbing and mild chipping to head and tail of spine, slight cocking to spine; rubbing to edges and corners of boards, mild bumping to corners; red top, beveled fore-edge, age-toning and mild wear to text-block; very mild age-toning to interior, text clear and legible; Burroughs, Inc. stated to tail of spine as well as to title and copyright pages; "First Edition" stated to copyright page; LP consignment; shelved Case 12, Dupont.
Tarzana, California: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., 1944. First Edition. 8vo., 319 pp., G+/VG-; gray/green/orange pictorial DJ with red/black/white lettering to spine, red and yellow lettering to front cover; closed tears and chipping to edges of DJ, with mild material loss to head and tail of spine and corners of DJ; DJ protected by mylar; blue cloth boards with red lettering; bumping/rubbing and mild chipping to head and tail of spine, rounding to spine, grayish discoloration to head of spine; wear and grayish spotting to boards, with gray discoloration and spotting to top margins of boards; wear to edges and corners of boards, mild cocking to boards, boards shaken, binding sturdy; red top, beveled fore-edge, age-toning and wear to text-block; mild age-toning to interior, text clear and legible; "First Edition" stated to copyright page, the one and only printing by Burroughs, Inc.; LP consignment; shelved Case 13, or window Dupont.
West Plains MO: Russ Cochran, 1976. Limited Editions, #1579/2000. Quarto, 271 pages; VG; bound in publisher's white burlap, gilt lettering to spine, brown leather label with gilt lettering and color illustrated inlays to front cover; Publisher's letter laid-in; profusely illustrated; shelved front table.
New York: Metropolitan Books, Inc., 1931. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 319pp.; VG/none; bound in red cloth, green lettering; mild wear to boards, protected with mylar; glue remnants on front pastedown from removal of bookplate; top edge of text block green; published 1931 stated to copyright page; publisher Metropolitan Books stated to title page and to tail of spine, indicating a First Printing; frontispiece; shelved Front Counter.