New York and Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 2019. First Edition. Octavo; pp 338; VG-/G+; black/blue pictorial spine with white text; previous bookshop's sticker to front; dust jacket has some mild edge wear; clean exterior; small stain to front; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows mild shelf wear to exterior edges; gift inscription to ffep; interior clean; illustrated;.
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New York: William Morrow, Harper Collins, 2004. Stated first printing. Octavo. VG in VG- dust jacket. Black spine with yellow and red lettering. Several small soiling spots to dust jacket panels due to shelf-wear. Small shelf-wear rubbing spots at top corners of dust jacket. Sale sticker affixed near bottom of rear dust jacket panel. Covers clean, binding strong, text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 304pp.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2000. Limited Collector's Edition. Octavo, 340 pages; VG; bound in full black fine genuine leather, paneled spine and front cover have gilt lettering and profuse gilt tooling; binding has minimal shelf wear; pages have gilt along the edges; contains a silk ribbon, silk endpapers; signed on the limitation page by William Peter Blatty; contains an ex libris plate of the previous owner; certificate of authenticity loose within; JH consignment; shelved Signed Easton Collection.
London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltf. 1905. Octavo; pp 232; Fair/no-DJ; sunned blue spine with gilt text; cloth has soiling to exterior; noticeable wear to edges; scratches to exterior, mostly to spine; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; top edge gilt; deckled fore and tail edges; frontispiece; illustrated; possibly rebound.
New York: Dodd Mead & Company, 1971. First American Edition. 8vo., 335pp.; VG/VG; spine white with black and red lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; dust jacket has small closed tear to tail of spine, a few small soiled spots; interior clean; shelved Mystery Special Collection.
New York: Dial Press, 1947. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, green with white print; DJ in mylar, small tears to spine caps and flap folds, surface tear on spine, smudging, shelfwear; Boards in tan cloth with black print on a red ground, cocked spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has bookplate on front endpapers, tanning to endpapers, age-toning to paper; 247 pages.
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1993. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG/VG: Black spine with pink text. DJ has general shelf wear, 'autographed copy' sticker on front, no tears; Boards have rubbing on edges, apart form that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of marks on pages, title page signed by author; pp 316.
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1979. First Edition. Octavo; pp 240; G+/G; black spine with pink and white text; a Gnostic fantasy; dust jacket shows light foxing to flaps; some wear to edges; mild rubbing to exterior; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges and endpapers; interior clean;.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1979. Second Printing. Octavo; VG/G' spine brown with orange lettering; dust jacket clean, several 1/4" to 1/2"closed tears on top front edge, spine head and tail worn with small tears, 1/2" open tear and two 1/4" closed tears on back bottom edge, corners worn with small tears, no marks or stains; boards strong, clean, minor wear at spine head and tail, minimal other edgewear; textblock has minimal wear, foxing on edges, free of writing/markings, free of highlighting/underlining. Note signed by author laid in. pp. 144.
London: Cobden-Sanderson, 1933. First Edition. 10mo; pp 319; G-; sunned blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows slightly sunned spine; boards show modest soiling; some wear to edges; small chip to front joint; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; clipped fore corner to page xi; good binding;.
Wisconsin: Whitman Publishing Company, 1946. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Spine is mostly yellow and black with small blue and red text; DJ has general edge wear, age-toning, small amount of material loss to corners, some creases and small tears around edges, Brodart cover; Boards have general edge wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 248.
Firenze: G. Barbèra, 1873. 24mos, 3 volumes; VG; bound in vellum, with marbled endpapers; spines have some gilt tooling and a red label with gilt lettering; mild wear to boards; top edge of text block gilt; volume 1 has spayed boards, with the endpapers sticking to the pastedowns; slight age-toning; frontispiece with tissue-guard in each volume; text in Italian; shelved case 7.
Paris: Chez Poncelin, 1801. 12mos., 11 volumes; VG; bound in full brown calf, paneled spines with gilt tooling and lettering; all edges of text blocks gilt; marbled endpapers; blue ribbon in each volume; each volume with title page, half-title, illustrated title page, and numerous copper engravings; light wear to bindings; some mild age-toning; text in French; shelved case 0.
Orlando: University Presses of Florida. First Edition Thus. 8vo., 58 pp., VG; white and black pictorial cloth boards with blue lettering to spine and front cover; bumping to head and tail of spine and to corners; mild rubbing to bottom edge of boards; interior clean; INSCRIBED by Bogin on ffep ("for Renee Butler, remembering MacDowell and all the happy days"), dated August 31, 1983; contains four manuscripts of poems typed at the MacDowell Colony (an artist's retreat in Peterborough, NJ) in August 1983 ("A Summer Night on Long Island," "Lines for Jerome," "Notes on a Black Sheep," "On Hearing an Aluminum Disc Again of My Voice in 1938"); shelved Poetry.
New York: Ives Washburn, Inc., 1957. First Edition. 12mo; pp 191; Fair; light gray spine with green text; no jacket; filmed as "Vertigo" by Alfred Hitchcock in 1950; cloth has some soiling to exterior;rubbed edges and corners; sturdy boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; ex-library with several stamped markings inside, as is; publisher's blurb adhered to front endpapers; slight adhesive residue to rear endpapers; previous owner's embossed stamp to title page; slight foxing to few pages at mid text;.
London, England: Hutchinson, 1954. First UK Edition. Octavo 176pp. hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Dust jacket protected, not clipped. DJ chipped at extremities, creasing at folds. DJ rubbed at folding margins. DJ back cover soiled, spine is sunned. Greenish tan cloth covered boards clean, bumped at top corners, some rubbing on board top edge, all else good. Red embossed title lettering on spine. Spine a little cocked. Text lightly age toned. Text clean. Small tear on page 47 margin. Binding is sturdy and intact. Shelve case 2.
New York: Criterion Books, 1955. 1st edition. Octavo. VG/VG- DJ. Beige and brown spine with black and brown text/title; dustjacket is mostly clean with mild edgewear; dj is price-clipped on the lower lateral edge on the back; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 176.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1950. First Edition. 10mo; pp 224; G/Fair; beige/blue pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket has noticeable soiling to exterior, mostly to rear; few chips to edges; cloth shows light shelf wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; sturdy boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; mild shadow toning to front and rear gutters; interior clean;.
Buenos Aires: Emece Editores, S.A., 1966,1967,1968. Mixed Editions. 10mo; G/no-DJ; burgundy spines with gilt text and ruling to spines; 3 volumes; cloths have moderate rubbing to exteriors; slight buckling to exterior front of vol. 1; chipped head spine edge to vol. 2; minor wear to corners; strong boards; text blocks show some wear to exterior edges; green decorative endpapers; slight age toning to endpaper edges; previous owner's name to title pages; interior clean; [SPANISH TEXT].
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1972. First Edition. Octavo; pp 128; VG/G; slightly sunned greenish spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; minor sticker residue to front; cloth has light sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows mild wear to exterior edges; minor sticker residue to ffep; interior clean;.
London: The Cresset Press, 1948. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ hardcover; Blue spine with gold text; Boards strong, minor rubbing to spine and corners, short inscription on pasteboard; Textblock age-toned, shows ink on front end paper, light foxing on exterior fore edge and few front/rear end pages; Binding strong; 414pp.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1990. First US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. graphically enhanced and lightly sunned DJ spine of black on green speckles with fading gray tip and tail. DJ strip titling is medium ivory type. edges show minor wear only, full jacket under clear protective cover. medium green clothbound HB with stamped silver titling. joined to sturdy gray panels, gently bumped corners. endsheets lined in solid red. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. compact copy, skimmed within, all outer edges neat. 198 pp. ISBN# 0395515289.
New York: Bloomsbury, 2003. First U.S. Edition. 10mo; pp 163; VG/VG; black/red spine with orange and red text; dust jacket shows ittle wear to exterior; small bookshop's sticker to front flap; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; deckled fore edge;.
Paris: Librairie Hachette, 1929. Edition Definitive [Limited edition, 200, numbered]. 12mo; vg-/wraps; chiffon spine with black and red text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; this item is out of register, unnumbered; 358 pp.; illus., 14 original illustrations; binding shaken; gutter with split starts; tissue protector, sunned with spine tears; else very good; ---TEXT IN FRENCH.
London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1971. First UK Edition. 10mo; pp 247; VG/G; purple/pink spine with white text; dust jacket shows light wear to exterior; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight rubbing to edges; exterior clean; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Manchester, UK and New York: Carcanet Press Ltd, 1986. First UK Edition. Octavo; pp 150; G/G; ivory spine with orange and green text; dust jacket has light tone toward edges; mylar wraps; cloth has mild wear to exterior; lightly sunned edges; strong boards; text block shows shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; good binding;.
New York: Crown Publishers, 1942. 8vo; VG/VG; hardcover; orange and blue spine with back and white text; dust jacket has clear, mylar protective covering, it has closed tears and stains; boards have strong stains and creases to the spine; but are sturdy; limited front and rear gutters are severely stains; text block is clean; 249p.
New York: Pamela Dorman Books/ Viking, 2015. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG/VG; Yellow spine with red and blue text. DJ has very light shelf wear, no tears; Boards have minor rubbing to edges, and light bumping to corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock is clean, free of marks to main pages; pp 311.
London: Constable & Co Ltd, 1929. First Edition. 12mo; pp 216; G-/no-DJ; tan spine with blue text; cloth has heavily sunned spine, some sunning to boards, slight edge wear; light red boards; text block has age toning to edges, some light foxing to first and last few pages; light toning to text pages.
New York: Random House, 1950. Octavo; First printing; G/Fair-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ toned spine appears brown with tan and black print; DJ in mylar, portions at top and bottom of spine torn away, small tears at front bottom edge and to flap corners, peripheral tanning, creasing/edgewear; Boards in brown cloth with gold, black and silver print, slight wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has black-tinted top edge, clean and tight; 307 pages.
New York: New Directions, 1949. Facsimile Edition. Octavo., 318pp.; VG/VG; spine white with blue dots and black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; minor bumping to tail of spine, minor vertical smudge on rear board near spine; this copy has no price printed on the dust jacket flap, no clipping has occurred; The fasimile is 2mm taller than the first, as well as having been bound in a slightly rougher cloth and a slightly smaller logo on the spine.; copyright page has no further printings indicated; shelved case 6.
New York: The New American Library of World Literature, Inc., 1951. First printing. 16mo; Fair/no-DJ paperback; Yellow spine with black text; Covers are lightly sunned with moderate shelf wear such as tears along spine and rubbed head and tail edges, front cover is cracking along gutter; Text block has darkened slightly due to age and handling, but still intact; pp 221.
New York: New Directions, 1949. First Edition. Octavo, 318 pages; VG/VG; spine is speckled with black lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut '$2.00', has minor wear along the top and bottom edges , with chipping on the fore edge corners and at the top and bottom of the spine, has minor crinkling and several small closed tears; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; pages have minimal fraying and dust build up along the top edge; WD consignment; shelved case 6.
New York and London: New York University Press, 1992. First Edition. Octavo; pp 295; G/G-; ivory/black spine with ivory text; dust jacket has some soiling to exterior; minor chips to edges; slight sticker residue to rear; lightly toned flaps; cloth clean; mildly rubbed corners; strong boards; text block show little wear to exterior edges; mild tone to ffep at gutter; interior clean; signed by author;.
New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., 1977. First Edition. Octavo; pp 214; G/G-; burgundy spine with white text; dust jacket shows some rubbing to exterior; few chips to edges; price clipped front flap; cloth has mild wear to exterior; sturdy boards; text block shows light tone to exterior edges; slight foxing to exterior head edge; frontispiece; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
New York: Ecco, 2015. First Edition. Signed by Author; Octavo; VG Hardcover w/ VG- Dustjacket; Green, Black, and Brown illustrated spine with White and Yellow text; Dustjacket has slight edgewear, slight shelfwear, otherwise clean; Boards strong, slight edgewear, otherwise clean; Textblock has author's signature on title page, otherwise clean; 384 pp.
London: Bloomsbury, 1998. First UK Edition. Octavo: VG-/G+: Black spine with red text: DJ has general shelfwear, some fraying and peeling along edges, scuffing: Boards strong and clean with rubbing to edges, light bump at bottom corner, binding solid: Textblock exterior and perimeter of pages are age toned, text is unmarked: First UK Edition:468 pp.
New York, NY: HarperCollins Publisher, 2015. First Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG+. black/green/brown forest background, overlay tiling in yellow and white capitals. like new, negligible edgewear. black HB spine has stamped red titling, adjacent lime boards. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE.tightly bound, a solid volume, clear and excellent inside and out. 384 pp. ISBN# 9780062349378.
Paris: Albin Michel, Editeur, 1918. 12mo; pp 324; G/no-DJ; 3/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text; slight sunning to exterior; rubbing wear to marbled boards; raised bands to spine; some rubbing to spine edges; text block has top edge gilt; slight age toning to fore and tail exterior edges; mild cracking to front gutter; deckled fore edge; French text;.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1941. Reprinted. Small Octavo; pp 220; G/G-; dark beige spine with ivory and black text; dust jacket shows slightly sunned exterior; minor wear to edges; chip to front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has some wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; strong boards; text block shows light tone to exterior edges; light foxing to exterior head edge; deckled edges; light foxing to frontispiece and title page; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York: The Gnome Press, Inc, 1952. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; brown illustrated spine, white text; chipping along head and tail of spine, age toning, rubbing and spotting on back, unclipped and has protective mylar cover; boards have bumping on head and tail of spine, staining on front and back, rubbing around edges, interior boards are age toned and stained along the hinges; textblock and interior pages have mild age toning otherwise clean; pp 213. Shelved Front Counter.