New York: Grove Press, Inc., 1967. First Edition First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; 217 Pages; White jacket with black lettering; SIGNED by Burroughs on the title page; Price-clipped jacket has some light wear and scuffing; Board have minor bumping at the corners; Slight musty smell to book; Previous owner's stamp on ffep; Pages have minor age toning with a few spots of foxing on the outer edge, interior free of marking; Shelved in case 2.
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New York: Grove Press, 1971. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; 184 Pages; White jacket spine with blue and black lettering; Book has been INSCRIBED by Burroughs on the title page: "For Elliot Stein All the best from the Wild Boys, William S Burroughs April 27, 1972"; Price-clipped jacket has some wear along the edges and a few spots of soiling; Slight wear to the boards, minor bumping to the corners; Some spotting/foxing to the outer edges of the text block, interior clean; Minor age toning, as is typical; Shelved case 2.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, Publishers, 1932. 12mo; pp 216; G/Fair; ivory white pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket several chips to edges; light soiling to spine and rear; mylar wraps; cloth has slight sunning to spine; light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; frontispiece; some toning to interior clean; good binding;.
Harper Collins Publishers: 9780062306814, 2014. First Edition. Octavo; VGVG; Hardcover with clear, mylar protective covering; Black and blue spine with yellow and white text; Dust jacket has minor rubbing to the edges; Boards are clean with solid binding; Edges have minor stains otherwise text block is clean; 400p.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1994. First Editions Thus. Octavos, 17 volumes; VG; bound in fine genuine burgundy leather with bright gilt spine titles and gilt and black decorative motif on covers; each volume with matching motif; head of spine of volume 1 bleached to gray, presumably through sun; gilt text block; silk endpapers; silk ribbon; all 17 volumes still in publisher's shrinkwrap, shelved above case 1.
New York: The Heritage Press, 1962. Reprinted. Thick Octavo; pp 3975; VG-; 1/4 bound creamy beige spines with gilt text and decorations to spine; red and black pictorial boards; no jackets; The Arabian Nights Entertainments, The Complete Translation with the Complete Burton Notes, the Terminal Essay, A Complete Index and 1001 Decorations by Valenti Angelo; 6 volumes in 3 books: vols. 1 and 2; vols. 3 and 4; vols. 5 and 6; each book in individual slipcase, which show modest sunning; intact panels; cloths show only mild wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks have slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispieces; interiors clean; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Berkley Publishing Corporation, 1976. Octavo; pp 408; G/G; ivory spine with black and pink text; first book in the series; dust jacket shows light sunning to spine; slight soiling to rear; mylar wraps; cloth has lightly sunned exterior; some light foxing to edges; sturdy boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; interior clean.
n.p. Berkley Publishing Corporation, 1976. Octavo; pp 408; VG-/G; light blue spine with red and blue text; dust jacket shows slight soiling to exterior; minor chips to edges; small price sticker to front; cloth has mild sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York and London: W.W. Norton & Company, 2000. First. Octavo; VG/VG; light grayish-blue and brown illustration sign depicting ocean and dock with black and white text; dustjacket is clean with minimal edgewear; boards are strong and clean; textblock is clean, author's inscription to previous owner on front free-end paper; 309pp.
New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1993. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Black spine with brown text: DJ is covered in mylar sheath, some minor shelfwear, some scuffing: Boards are strong and clean with minimal shelfwear, binding is tight: Textblock has light dust staining along head edge, otherwise pages are clean and free of markings, folds or tears, book is inscribed by the author to a previous owner on the title page: First Edition: 292 pp.
New York: Harmony Books/Random House, Inc., 1999. First Edition. Octavo; pp 278; VG/VG-; black pictorial spine with beige text; mylar wraps; dust jacket has light wear to exterior; sticker to tail spine wear; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has wear to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; signed by author.
New York: Farra, STraus and Giroux, 1979. First Edition. Small Octavo: VG-/VG: Green spine with off white text: DJ is covered in mylar sheath, some general shelfwear, some scuffing, some soiling: Boards are strong with dust staining, general shelfwear, front paste down has bookplate from previous owner: Textblock is lightly dust staining along head edge, otherwise free of markings, folds or tears, front free page has inscription by author to previous owner: First Edition: 244 pp.
New York: New Directions Books, 1989. First Edition. 12mo: VG/VG-: White spine with black text: DJ is covered in mylar sheath, some soiling apparent, mild general shelfwear: Boards are strong with some age related fading, general shelfwear mainly concentrated at corners and head and tail of spine, small pencil notation on inside front paste down: Textblock has some light dust staining along head edge, otherwise free of markings, folds or tears, front free page is signed by the author and dated 2/8/90: First Edition: 114 pp.
New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf, Publisher, 1990. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. faded ivory DJ spine with navy title, maroon author and small black publisher at foot. adjacent panels are a cream ivory shades with thick, enlarged titling. edgewear minimal, under clear protective cover. medium green clothbound HB with stamped gold titling and light green adjacent paperboard panels. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. clear and excellent textblock with purple head-edge, roughly trimmed fore-edge and smooth ivory tail-edge. 290 pp. ISBN# 0394574257.
unknown: Agnes Bushell, 2004. Limited edition, copy number 56 of 250; Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Blue fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have a tiny bumping on front bottom edge, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has minor wear on fore edge, otherwise, clean, free of marks on pages; pp 276.
London: Grant Richards, 1903. First Edition, First Issue. Octavo, [vi], 424, 12 [ad] pages; VG; bound in original red cloth lettered in gilt; housed in a VG green cloth slipcase with chemise, black label with gilt lettering; top edge tof ext block gilt; Very minor rubbing and shelfwear to cloth, small white paint stain to head of spine; front pastedown has the bookplates of collectors A. Edward Newton and Barton Currie; RD consignment; shelved case 2.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1908. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; red spine with gold text; cover has rubbing, sunning, ex library blind stamps on front, stickers on spine, binding is strong; textblock has age toning, edgewear, ex library plate on front pastedown, small stamp on title page, otherwise clean; pp 490.
New York: Boni and Liveright. 12mo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Flexible boards in brown cloth with gold print, small surface tear to front, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has brown-tinted top edge, slight pencil notation on title page and rear endpapers, else clean text; 410 pages.
New York: Random House, 1998. First US Edition. Large 12mo: VG/VG: Black spine with off white text: DJ is in mylar sheath, clean with virtually no shelfwear, sheath has some sticker residue that does not impact DJ: Boards are strong and clean with minor edgewear, binding solid: Textblock exterior is deckled along fore edge, title page signed by the author, rest of text unmarked: First US Edition: 230 pp.
New York: The Century Co., 1926. Limited First Edition. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Buff age-toned spine with gold print; Boards in gold paper with brown marbled design, slight rubbing, slight edgewear, mild bumps to outside corners; Textblock has deckle edge, author signature in ink on limited edition page, some pages have slight spotting and slight age-toning at top edges; "This large-paper edition of Hangman's House is limited to 350 copies signed by the author of which 345 are for sale; this constitutes the first edition"; 466 pages, frontispiece, 7 leaves of plates.
London: John Murray, 1821. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; brown spine with gilt text; boards are half bound with leather spine and fore corners & marbled panels; front panel is detached but present; tail spine edge is missing; edges are moderately scratched & corners are rubbed; text block has darkened due to age on exterior edges; text pages has age toned fore corners, otherwise pages are unmarked w/ tight binding; previous owner's book plate on front pastedown; pp 439.
The Macmillan Company: New York, 1941. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/G+; Spine is red with white text, very age-toned; DJ has general shelf wear, edge wear, some open and closed tears, design is clear, Brodart cover; Boards have general shelf wear, light rubbing to corners, joints and hinges are intact; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 124.
New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1915. First Edition. Octavo, 368 pages, G+/no DJ; brown cloth boards, gold lettering: spine cocked, front board shaken, back board somewhat shaken, vertical crease down middle of spine, cracked spine between pages 144-145 (backing slightly visible), binding intact; bumping with mild fraying to head, tail, and corners (fraying mostly to head); heavy age-toning/moderate wear to text-block; mild age-toning as well as light-to-mild occasional foxing to interior, text somewhat affected yet clear and legible; Shelved on rare/exp bookcase near stairs on sales floor.
New York: Robert McBride & Company, 1927. First Edition, First Impression. Octavo, 364 pages; VG/VG-; spine is brown with black lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut '$2.50', has wear and chipping along the top and bottom edges, spine has discoloration and minor blotching, front and back cover have minor discoloration; binding has minimal shelf wear, has minor bumping on the fore edge corners; pages have age toning, have dust build up along the top edge; shelved under Front Counter.
New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1925. Large octavo; VG/VG-; tanned spine with faded text; jacket has protective mylar cover, significant age toning and chipping along spine, several small tears; boards are strong, minor rubbing along tail edges; textblock has edgewear, otherwise clean; pp 274. eb/nd.
New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1928. 1928 Edition. Large octavo; VG/VG; bronze spine with black text; jacket has protective mylar cover, minor shelfwear; boards are strong and clean; textblock has edgewear, otherwise clean; pp 359; first illustrated edition, original edition published in 1926. eb/nd.
New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1932. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in red cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, toning to spine, blemish on rear at hinge, rear bump to spine head; Text block has gilt top edge, slight spotting to edges, tanning to endpapers, title page is a cancel, intermittent spine breaks; xxxi, 291 pages.
New York: Farrar, Straus and Company, 1948. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey with tan print; DJ in mylar, small tears at spine ends and flap corners, closed tear to upper portion of front, light edgewear, mild shelfwear; Boards in green cloth with yellow print, light wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has yellow-tinted top edge, tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; 160 pages.
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1938. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with black and red print; DJ in mylar, edgewear, mild shelfwear; Boards in green cloth with black print, fading to spine and edges, bumps to rear bottom edge; Text block has tan-tinted top edge, stain from removed bookplate on front pastedown, tanning to endpapers, vendor stamp on rear flyleaf, inside clean and tight; xvi, illustrated (b&w).
New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1923. Limited First Edition [#110/2000]. large 8vo., 312 pp., VG-/VG-; dark green matte DJ, black lettering to spine, somewhat metallic maroon lettering to front cover; chipping with material loss to head and tail of spine and corners of DJ, open tear to top edge of back cover; tearing towards middle of spine (black illustration to spine mostly obscured), piece of green paper taped to interior of DJ as a repair attempt; price uncut "$7.50" to top right corner of front flap, DJ protected by mylar; black cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine, gilt lettering and illustration to front board; bumping to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine, no shelf lean; mild wear to boards, slight cocking to boards, starting hinge between pp. 166-167, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; red top, beveled fore-edge, stippled bottom-edge, wear/age-toning to text-block; mild age-toning to black and white pictorial endpapers; mild age-toning to margins of interior (text clear and legible), occasional creasing to leaves; frontispiece and black and white plates to interior protected by tissue guards; tissue guard to frontispiece stuck to title page towards bottom of gutter; pub. 1923 by McBride & Company to title and copyright pages, No. 110 of 2000 copies of the First Edition stated to copyright page; consignment; shelved Front Counter.
New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1913. First Edition. Octavo 216 pages; VG-; bound in black cloth; gilt lettering on spine faded; visible shelfwear and bumped; cover with pasted down illustration and gilt; frontispiece intact, color illustrations present; some sagging to textblock; interior with previous owners name on front paste down endpaper, pencil written on rear paste down, all else clean on interior; shelve under front desk.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1883. 12mo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, wear to corners, spine caps torn away, bump to center of rear, spotting, shelfwear; Text block has gilt top edge, torn along hinge at front and rear endpapers, pencil notation on front flyleaf and title page, embossed owner stamp on front flyleaf, age-toning to paper; "Second series"-- cover; 155 pages.
New York: Harper Collins, 2002. FIrst Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; white spine with blue/red text; jacket has light rubbing on the front and back, light bumping to the head and tail edges, otherwise jacket has little to no wear; boards strong, bumping to the head and tail of spine; textblock clean; interior pages clean; pp 247; signed on title page.
New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1942. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 283 pages; VG-/G+; spine blue with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut; some chipping to corners, head and tail of spine, mild rubbing to hinges, boards; bookplate to ffep; small date stamp on ffep; SM consignment; shelved case 6.
New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1942. First Edition, First Printing. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 283 pages; G/Fair; SIGNED on front endpaper, blue cloth boards, slight moisture stain to fore-edge of front board and jacket. Book has tight binding, clean text block, light shelfwear and bumping to bottom edges. Blue DJ with black titles on spine has significant wear and chipping to edges and extremities; sunned spine, about 1/4 inch missing at top and bottom of spine with open tears at corners. [Modern First Consignment] Shelved in Netdesk office, above ephemera.
New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, Inc., 1948. First Edition. Octavo; pp 254; G+/G; gray/green pictorial spine with yellow text; dust jacket shows few chips to edges; slightly sunned exterior; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps has few cracks; cloth has little wear to exterior; slightly rubbed corners; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1965. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, tan with black and brown print; DJ in mylar, chipping at spine ends, small stains, price-clipped, shelfwear; Boards in green cloth with gold print, wear to corners, edges, and spine caps; Text block has red-tinted top edge (stained), slight stain to front edge, torn front endpapers along hinge, mild tanning to endpapers, clean text; 700 pages.
Milano: Garzanti, 1986. First edition. Octavo; G/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has light edgewear, minor crease to rear, slight age-toning; Boards in grey cloth, light peripheral tanning to front, minor crease to rear, else clean and strong; Text block has spotting to edges, slight age-toning to paper, else clean and tight; Text in Italian; 92 pages.
New York: Crescent Books, 1988. Large, thin octavo; pp 62; G+/G; black spine with yellow text; full title: Aliens in Space: An Illustrated Guide to the Inhabited Galaxy; dust jacket shows mild wear to exterior; cloth has light smudges to exterior, due to handling; sturdy boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; light foxing to first and last few pages; slight writing to ffep; profusely illustrated; signed by author.
New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1996. First edition. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Orange, black, and gold text with gold text/title; dustjacket is clean with minimal edgwear; dj has protective mylar covering; boards are strong and clean; SIGNED by author on title page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 262.
Burton, MI: Subterranean Press, 2008. First Edition. Octavo; pp 135; VG-/VG-; black, yellow, ivory pictorial spine with black and red text; dust jacket has very light wear to exterior; ex-library sticker residue to spine; slight sticker residue to flaps; cloth clean; strong boards; text block clean; ex-library markings to rear endpaper; adhesive residue to pastedowns; frontispiece; illustrated; signed by author;.
Providence, RI: Hadley Publishing Company, 1947. 12mo; pp 228; G-; blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has moderate soiling and rubbing to exterior; minor slight white stains to front; sunned spine; some rubbing wear to edges; sturdy boards; text block shows some age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated; interior clean;.