Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1987. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; grey spine, black lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, some edgewear, light soiling on front, sticker on rear. small closed tear on rear tail edge; boards slightly bowed, minor rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, penned signature on front pastedown, stamp on front end paper, sticker on rear pastedown; text block slightly age toned, penned signature on title page; First Edition; xv, 321pp.
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New York: Barnes & Noble Books/Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc., 1977. first U.S. edition. Octavo; VG-/G+; yellow spine with brown text; dust jacket shows rubbed exterior, mostly on rear; minor edge wear; sticker on front flap; cloth has lightly sunned exterior; minor edge wear; panels are intact & strong; text block shows minor wear on exterior edges, due to use; tight binding; pp 203.
New York: Collins & Hannay, 1819. Eighth American, from the last Edinburgh edition. Octavo; Eighth American, from the last Edinburgh edition; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown leather with gold print; Boards in brown leather, wear to corners, edges, hinges and spine caps, rubbing, shelfwear; Text block missing front endpapers, ink and pencil names to front pastedown, title page, rear endpapers, and first and last pages, rear flyleaf torn at bottom, spare amount of pencil notation within, pages puckering and heavily foxed; 500 pages.
La Crosse: Sumac Press, Emerson G. Wulling, 1951. Limited edition. 18mo; Limited edition, 300 copies; VG; Paperback; Spine, tan without print; Pamphlet in cream mailer with black print, mild tanning, shelfwear; Cover is blue with black print, clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the colophon page; 49 pages.
Providence: Brown University Press, 1957. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; tan spine with green text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, rubbing, white stain in front bottom corner; boards are strong and clean; textblock has age toning, edgewear, stamp and small tear on front endpaper, minor underlining in pencil on pages 8 and 9 and in pen on pages 146 and 147, otherwise clean; pp 309.
New York: Burt Franklin, 1970. Reprint Edition. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in light blue cloth, gilt lettering; boards strong, very slightly bowed, general shelfwear, some edgewear, light soiling on front and back, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on fore corners and spine tail edge, sticker on spine, front head edge and spine sun toned, ex-library plate on interior front pastedown, stamp on front end paper, ex-library sticker on rear end paper, ex-library sticker and ex-library insert on rear pastedown, pen marks on rear pastedown; text block age toned, penned text and ex-library stamps on page opposite copyright page, occasional penciling, ex-library stamps on exterior edges; xviii, 534pp.
New York: The Grolier Club, 1970. Octavo; VG-/VG-; hardcover; bound in 1/4 grey cloth, black spine with gilt lettering; slip cover has general shelfwear, general edgewear, open tear on rear fore edge, open tear on spine, tear on label, open tear on tail edge; boards strong, minor edgewear, some rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, light soiling on interior head edges, erased penciling on front pastedown and end paper, stamp on front end paper, separation from text block visible in rear interior; text block has visible separation repaired with tape in between front blanks, gutter occasionally visible, penciling on page 79; xv, 424pp.
New York: The Grolier Club, 1970. First Edition presumed. Hardcover Large Octavo; VG/VG; Slipcase is clean with some general shelf ware: minor fraying on corners and rubbing on head and tail edges; Boards clean, cloth, tan with black spine and gilt lettering; Text block lightly age toned, clean, text legible; pp 424.
London: Routlledge & Kegan Paul, 1971. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, brown with black print; DJ in mylar, mild edgewear and shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, slight bump to rear lower outside corner, slight wear to spine caps; Textblock has slight spotting on top and front edges, slight spotting and smudging on endpapers, light pencil notations on pp. 3, 5 otherwise clean and tight; xiii, 457 pages.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010. First Printing. Thick Octavo; pp 965; G-; black spine with orange and black text; no jacket; cloth shows some slight spots to exterior; light wear to edges; slightly cocked spine; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edge; lightly toned exterior edges; some black ink to endpapers; slight ink to interior, mostly toward early text pages; tight binding;.
Paris: Le Goupy, 1926. Limited Edition, no. 182/1075. Octavo; Limited Edition no. 182/1075; G+; Paperback; Spine tan with black print; Cellophane wrap is torn, spotted, penciled; cover itself has small tears at top and bottom of spine, slightly exposed binding, creasing along spine, wear to edges and bumped corners; Textblock has deckle edges, spotting on front endpaper, pencil mark on rear endpaper, slight foxing on some pages near spine; text in French; vi, 187 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1967. Second, revised edition. Octavo; Second, revised edition; First published 1961, reprinted 1967; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth, mild wear to corners and spine caps, mild shelfwear; Text block has pencil notation through page 14, else clean and tight; 444 pages.
New York: AMS Press, 1994. Octavo; VG; bound in navy blue cloth, gilt lettering; boards strong, some shelfwear, minor edgewear, bumping on head fore corners and head spine edge, light rubbing on fore corners and spine edges; text block has soiling spot on preface page, soiling on pages 165 through 174; x, 412pp.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1970. Volume Two Only; Octavo; VG/VG-; White spine with red net pattern on ends, black text. DJ has shelf wear, rubbing on edges, small open tear on spine and rear, tears on front edges; Boards have rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has light foxing and wear on edges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 280.
New York and London: Basic Books, Inc., Publishers, 1964. Octavo; pp 407; G/Fair; black/ivory spine with red text; dust jacket has noticeable wear to exterior; some chipping to edges; slight age toning toward edges; age toning to spine and rear; cloth shows slight sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned.
London: The Cambridge University Press, 1965. Octavo; pp 344; G/G-; purple/blue spine with dark tan text; dust jacket has chips to corners; moderate wear to exterior; slight sunning to exterior; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth shows lightly sunned exterior; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1973. First Edition. Octavo; vg/vg-; dj, black and yellow text on sunned red spine with yellow border; dj, age-toned; light shelf wear; small tears (2) at the folds; HB, pink cloth spine with black text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 336pp.
University: University of Alabama Pres, 1973. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Age-toned beige spine with brown and black text/title; dustjacket is mostly clean with mild edgewear; dj has protective mylar covering; boards are strong and clean; pencil writing on the title page age; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 131.
Columbia, MO: University of Missouri Press, 1991. US Printing. 8vo. NF/VG+. coral orange DJ spine with small black titling upon spine. silver-tone titling and black author above decorative silver/black illustration upon cover. very smooth glossy jacket front/rear. light gray clothbound HB with copper titling and adjacent boards excellent, sharply cornered. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. 169 pp. ISBN# 0826207758.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1979. Octavo 445pp. hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Author signed with a personal inscription on half title page. Stated 3rd printing. Protected dj not clipped, rubbed, spine sunned, foxed back cover. Orange cloth covered boards clean. Boards show shelf wear at corners. Textblock foxed. Spine cocked. Shelve Literary Critiicism. Spine tan with black lettering.
Cambridge: Hrvard University Press, 1959. Octavo; G+/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with red print on white banner; DJ has small tears/chipping and creasing along all edges, large tear to rear (taped), shelfwear; Boards in black cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has slight spotting to endpapers, else clean and tight; xi, 297 pages.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1998. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Green spine with white text: DJ is in mylar sheath, clean with light shelfwear, library sticker on spine and back near head edge, DJ is glued to pastedowns by flaps: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing to edges, binding solid, library stamp on back free page: Textblock exterior has library stamp along head edge else clean, pages clean and unmarked: 409 pp.
Dublin: Gill and Macmillan, 1975. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with blue print; DJ in mylar, small tear to rear top edge, large closed tear to rear bottom edge, mild edgewear/shelfwear; Boards in grey cloth with silver print, mildly cocked spine, else clean and strong; Text block has spotting to top edge, else clean and tight; 215 pages.
Hanover: University Press of New England, 1985. Octavo; VG/VG-; Light green spine with white text. DJ has general shelf wear, age toning to spine, edge wear; Boards have light rubbing to edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 293.
Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1970. Octavo; pp 342; G/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; cloth shows slight sunning to spine; clean; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; light ink and pencil to table of contents; light green marks to title page; illustrated; previous owner's name to pastedowns; tight binding; signed by author;.
Cambridge, MA and London, UK: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2004. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 520; VG-/paperback; black and multicolored pictorial spine with black, orange and yellow text; this volume only; covers show little wear to exterior; intact panels; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; some underlining to pp 236-252, as is; frontispiece; illustrated;.
London: Saunders and Otley. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Light blue spine with gilt text on black bar; 2 volumes; Published in 1836, this is a reprint; Boards are slightly sunned with minor wear on exterior and edges; Text blocks are slightly age toned with previous owner's book plate on front pastedowns, otherwise tight binding; pp 830.
Berkeley, California: University of California Press, 1969. na. 8vo. VG/VG. sunned to pink DJ spine with black titles, jacket front b/w pictorial with red overlay titles. edgewear is light and DJ under clear protective cover. brick red clothbound HB has stamped gilt type upon spine. clear and excellent textblock, plain ivory interior with unmarked outer edges. 340 pp.
Athens: Ohio University Press, 1978. Octavo; VG-/G+; dark orange spine with burgundy text; dust jacket shows slight wear & light smudges on exterior; minor edge wear; sticker on front flap; cloth has lightly sunned exterior; minor edge wear; panels are intact & strong; text block shows minor wear on exterior edges, due to use; slight fading discoloration on pastedowns, possibly due to age; tight binding; pp 101.
Folcroft Library Editions, 1971. Limited edition. Octavo; Limited edition, 150 copies; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth, slight wear to spine head, shelfwear; Text block has date in ink on first preliminary page, name in ink on title page, slight crease to top corner throughout, else clean and tight; “Under the auspices of The Francis Bacon Foundation, Inc., The Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, California”— second title page; 45 pages.
Great Britain: Colin Smythe Limited / American University of Beirut, 1972. UK Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. turquoise DJ spine and panels; white titling centered and aligned at mid-spine, brown publisher centered above tail. minimal edgewear, under snug clear protective cover. powder blue clothbound HB with stamped small gilt titling centered, a touch worn at both ends. EX-LIBRIS: prior owner bookplate tipped in on right fep. endpages age-toned, ffep has a roughly torn out left and much scuffed right side. textblock interior ivory and with some b/w illustrations on glossy stock. basic ivory edges, few spots. as is. 356 pp. ISBN# 900675551.
New York: Vantage Press, 1984. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, green with tan print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright but for very slight edgewear; Boards in green cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for a small surface tear and stain on page 9; vi, 138 pages.
Inverness: The Northern Counties Newspaper and Printing and Publishing Company, 1894. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth, tear at top of front hinge, mild wear to corners, tattering to spine caps, creases to spine, shelfwear; Text block has gilt top edge, cracked hinges, owner label on front pastedown, spotting to endpapers, mild age-toning to paper; vii, 661 pages, frontispiece, 1 plate (b&w).