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Munchen, New Providence, London & Paris: K.G. Saur, 1993. Small quarto; VG/no-DJ; pp 408; dark yellow spine with black and white lettering; this volume only; cloth has minor wear to exterior, boards are strong and intact; text block show minimal wear to exterior edges, interior clean with tight binding;.
Boston: L.C. Page and Company (Incorporated), 1898. 12mo; pp 337; G+/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; cloth has very slight sunning to spine, some wear to corners; elaborate gilt decorations to spine and front; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, slight writing to ffep; illustrated with tissue guards over plates; slight cracking to front gutter; deckled edges; gilt head edge; interior clean.
Paris: Les Marchands de Nouveautes, 1839. Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Brown spine with gilt text on a dark red bar; Volume one only; Boards have stain at head edge near spine with heavy rubbing wear along spine edges and tear at head of spine, lower spine is missing exterior layer, and fore edge corners are heavily frayed, front panel is slightly splayed; Text block has darkened due to age with sticker and previous owner's book plate on front pastedown, cracking between pastedowns and end papers along hinges but panels are still attached, foxing, light staining at edges and shadow toning on first and last few pages, small tear at tail edge of pp 290, however all pages are fully bound; pp 292. French text.
New York, NY: Chelsea House, 2011. US Printing. large 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. medium and dark orange segments color the HC spine, black titling segmented by gray "cinema" film bands. they extend across both partially illustrated boards with white text fields. textblock is a light white, illustrated with many images on clear semi-glossy stock. 134 pp. ISBN# 9781604138382.
Washington, D.C. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, 2013. Quarto; VG/paperback; pp 255; white spine with blind stamped lettering; white clam shell case has moderate soiling to exterior, intact exterior; covers have slight creasing toward joints, otherwise clean and intact; text block is clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1881. Large Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Green spine with gilt text; Cloth has heavily rubbed spine edges with fraying and rubbing at fore corners, some scratches and spotting on exterior panels, but panels are still intact and sturdy; Text block has darkened slightly due to age with some foxing on first and last few pages, slight cracking toward head edge between first few pages at binding, however pages are all still bound; pp 184.
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1892. first edition. oblong octavo in black moire silk with embossed gold gilt on cover; Good/Fair; covers with general soiling and shelf wear on fabric around edges and spine; book slightly curved from shelving; binding strong; two illustrations detached from spine; 20 thick plates of color illustrations on off-white paper, some double-sided, separated by rice paper; offsetting on ffep from title page; contains scenes of equestrians, clowns; menagerie; weird; museum of wonders; shelved in Room 13. EB/ND.
New York: A.S. Barnes & Company, 1946. Octavo; pp 201; G/G-; gray spine with beige text; dust jacket has noticeable chips to corners; some rubbing to fore edges and joints; light soiling to rear; mylar wraps; cloth shows only mild rubbing to corners; clean exterior; strong boards; text block shows lightly age toned exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York, NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1995. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG. black glossy DJ spine with gold metallic titling in script. light edgewear to the spine ends and along the jacket edges of both b/w pictorial panels. with a rough scuff to the spine area of jacket reverse. black clothbound HB with stamped gilt type, adjacent beige boards stamped in gold, one minor black smudge around mid-panel. charcoal gray endpages. mid-volume image gallery in b/w on glossy stock. 332 pp. ISBN#0399140913.
Boston: Lothrop, Lee, and Shepard Company, 1934. First edition. Octavo. Good- with no dust jacket. Red spine with black lettering. Deep corner scuff about half an inch long to the front cover near the fore-edge. Dark stain to rear cover. Stain to bottom text block edge. Text of pages clean and generally unmarked. 206pp.
Chicago: Cinebooks, Inc., 1985, 1986, 1987. first edition. Small quarto; G+/no-DJ; medium blue spine with gilt text; 14 volumes - v. 1: A-B, v. 2: C-D, v. 3: E-G, v. 4: N-R, v. 5: S, v. 6: T-V, v. 9: W-Z, and v.10: Silent Film (1910-1936), supplements (2) and indices (2); cloths are slightly sunned & rubbed on exteriors; light smudges, scratches & small stains exteriors; panels are otherwise intact & strong; text blocks all show slight wear & light toning due to handling & age; v. 3 has slight writing on copyright page; pp 8965. Signed by authors in volume one. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders. SHELVED ON AISLE 10 TOWARDS THE BACK OF AISLE ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.
Oxford, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1994. 10mo; pp 388; VG/VG; black/gold/orange spine with white text; The Oxford Shakespeare; dust jacket shows modest shelf wear to exterior; cloth has only mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
London, Toronto, Wellington, Sydney: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1958. First edition. Octavo. Good in a good price-clipped dust jacket. Yellow spine with black and white lettering. Age-toning and slight rubbing to the dust jacket panels. Covers, binding, book block edges, and text pages all very good. With pictures by Barbara Jones. 183pp.
Paris: L'Instant, 1986. Quarto; pp 408; G+/G-; black spine with white lettering; open tears to dust jacket at head and tail edges, other small tears and curling to edges, as is, previous bookshop price sticker to rear tail edge; cloth has light staining to head spine edge and front tail fore edge, panels are strong and secure; slight foxing to exterior head and fore edges, interior clean; French text. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Hampshire and New York: Palgrave Mamillan, 2006. First edition. Small Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Red spine with white text; Ex-library with stamps on first few pages; Boards have minor wear with clean and sturdy panels; Text block shows very slight shelf wear due to handling with unmarked, tightly bound pages; pp 211.
Elmsford, NY: Music Minus One, n.d. Small Quarto; G/paperback; black spine with white and bright pink text; consists of booklet of songs inside portfolio; portfolio shows slight wear to edges; light shelf wear with light creases to exterior; booklet clean; illustrated; CD in pouch adhered inside front cover of portfolio;.
New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1928. Unstated, apparent first edition. Thin octavo. Good- with no dust jacket. Maroon spine with gold lettering. Spine of book slightly cocked forward. Moderate shelf-wear to covers of the book, including rubbing to the extremities of the spine. Small sale sticker to bottom of front pastedown. Age-toning to text block edges and pages. Text of pages generally clean and legible. 92pp.
London: Martin Secker, 1915. First edition. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Dark blue spines with gold text; 2 Volume set; Boards have mylar covers, moderate shelf/edge wear, otherwise strong; Text blocks have darkened with age and have deckled fore edges, Vol. 1 has pencil writings in margins towards the front, first & last few pages have foxing; Vol. 1- front pastedown is cracking slightly from ffep at hinge; pp 622.
New York: Hyperion, 1996. First Edition. Octavo; pp 386; VG-/VG-; black spine with white and multicolored text; review copy with slips; dust jacket shows mild rubbing to exterior; cloth clean; strong boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated; interior shows light toning toward edges;.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2001. First Edition. Octavo; pp 457; VG/VG-; gold pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket shows minimal wear to exterior; previous bookshop's sticker to front; price clipped front flap; cloth has small stain to spine; strong boards; text block clean; profusely illustrated; deckled fore edge; signed by author;.
New York: Haskell House Publishers, Ltd., 1969. Reprinted. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; teal blue spines with gilt text; 3 volumes; cloths have light wear to exteriors; slight wrinkling to spine edges; text blocks show slight wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1982. Octavo (8.25 x 11); vg/wraps; black spine with white text; minor shelf wear; light chipping at the spine and corners; text block, clean; 239 illustrations; 117pp. INSCRIBED by author on title page, and SIGNED by radio personalities NORMAN CORWIN and CARLTON E. MORSE on specific page featuring their photo and short bio.
New York & London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1899. Octavo; pp 493; G/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; this volume only; cloth shows some rubbing wear to exterior edges; modestly rubbed edges; strong boards; text block has deckled fore and tail edges; slight tone to exterior edges; top edge gilt; interior clean; frontispiece with tissue guard; illustrated; mild crack to front gutter at title page;.
New York: Praeget Publishers, 1974. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, pink with black print; DJ has light edgewear, remains of label on front, else clean and bright; Boards in pink cloth, bump to spine tail, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; 210 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1940. First Edition. Quarto; G-/no-DJ; browned tan spine with blue text; without dust jacket; cloth has noticeable soiling smudges to exterior; light fraying to spine edges and fore corners; sun darkened spine; some rubbing wear to edges, sturdy boards; text block shows age toning to exterior edges; light toning toward interior edges; slight cracking to gutters; bright pink pictorial endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; some chipping to front endpapers, mostly towards gutter; profusely illustrated;.
Bayonne: The Jersey Printing Company, 1940. Octavo; G+; Hardcover; Green spine with white text; Dust jacket is separated to the spine and has severely shelf wear with liquid stains and scratches; Boards are faded to the spine and has black stains to the head and tail of spine, also boards have minor white dots to the front and rear but in tact; Text block is discolored to the fore edge, otherwise clean; 211p.
Cranbury; London: A.S. Barnes and Co., Inc.; Thomas Yoseloff, Ltd, 1960. new, revised edition. Large octavo; VG/G-; ivory spine with greenish-yellow text; dust jacket has moderately rubbed exterior, most noticable on rear; edges of dj are rubbed with chipping at corners; 2 small peeling tears on front; previous book shop price sticker on rear; sticker residue toward tail edge of rear; front flap is price clipped; cloth has slightly sun faded & light wear on exterior; light wear at corners; panels are otherwise clean, intact & sturdy; text block shows light ivory toning, due to age; otherwise pages are clean & crisp; tight binding; pp 141.
New York and London: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1899. 12mo; pp 368; G-; gray spine with gilt text; no jacket; original publisher's cloth has decorative gilt and red illustration to front with gilt text; exterior shows slight soiling to exterior; slightly sun darkened spine; minor wear to corners; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; top edge gilt; deckled edges; frontispiece with tissue; hairline defect to front gutter at ffeps; missing one ffep; illustrated; stamped text "An Interview with Marcella Sembrich" to front endpaper; slight staining to gutter, throughout;.
Croydon, UK: Academy of Recorded Crafts, Arts and Sciences Ltd, n.d. First Edition. Octavo; pp 76; G-/no-DJ; orange spine without text; cloth has slightly sunned spine; slight soiling to exterior edges; moderate rubbing to edges; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges; interior clean; previous owner's name to ffep; cracking to front gutter; interior lightly toned; illustrated.
London, Belfast, & New York: Marcus Ward & Company Limited, 1880. Unstated, apparent first edition. Square,thin octavo. Fair with no dust jacket. Red spine with no markings, illustrated blue boards. Boards somewhat bowed outward. Rubbing to boards, particularly significant along the edges and corners. Owner bookplate to front pastedown. With many chromolithographs. With illustrations by Patty Townsend. Gatherings intact, but sewing and binding of gatherings is loose. Moderate age-toning to pages. Pages generally unmarked.
London, Belfast, & New York: Marcus Ward & Company Limited, 1880. Unstated, apparent first edition. Square,thin octavo. Fair with no dust jacket. Red spine with no markings, illustrated blue boards. Boards somewhat bowed outward. Rubbing to boards, particularly significant along the edges and corners. Owner markings to top corner of half-title page. With many chromolithographs. With illustrations by Patty Townsend. Gatherings intact, but sewing and binding of gatherings is loose. Moderate age-toning to pages. Pages generally unmarked.
San Rafael, CA: Insights Editions, 2006. 1726/1800. Thick folio; pp 253; VG/VG; gray spine with silver text; limited, numbered edition, signed by the author, this is number 1726 of 1800; book encased in gray cloth clamshell box; slight sunning to box exterior; minor moisture staining to tail edge; includes green cloth photographic book, "Elvis Ships Out" and three large photographs, "Elvis at 21", in green cloth folder; photographs by the author; dust jacket shows minimal wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth is clean; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece with tissue guard [additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders] Shelved on top of bookshelf in Netdesk office.
New York: New Directions Publishing, 1971,1972,1976,1981,1992. Mixed Editions. Octavo; VG-/G; multicolored spines with black and colored text; 8 volumes: vol. 1, Battle of Angels, The Glass Menagerie, A Streetcar Named Desire, pp 419; vol. 2, The Eccentricities of a Nightingale, Summer and Smoke, The Rose Tattoo, Camino Real, pp 591; vol. 3, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Orpheus Descending, Suddenly Last Summer, pp 423; vol. 4, Sweet Bird of Youth, Period of Adjustment, The Night of the Iguana, pp 375; vol. 5, The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore, Kingdom of Earth, Small Craft Warnings, The Two-Character Play, pp 367; vol. 6, 27 Wagons Full of Cotton and other short plays, pp 358; vol. 7, In the Bar of a Tokyo Hotel and other plays, pp 365; vol. 8, Vieux Carre, A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur, Clothes for a Summer Hotel, The Red Devil Battery Sign, pp 378; dust jacket has moderately sunned exteriors, some light wear to edges, mylar wraps; small stickers for flap; cloths are sunned, mostly to spines, strong boards; text blocks have light foxing to exterior edges, except vol. 8; interiors clean.
Chapel Hill and London: The University of North Carolina Press, 1991. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 362; VG-/VG-; gray spine with black and red text; dust jacket has only light wear to exterior; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges, as is; interior clean; tight binding; illustrated;.