Vermont: Edward Smith, 1833. Sold as is. 12 mo. 2 volumes. Poor condition for Volume I and Very Poor condition for Volume II/no DJ. Covers have tears around the joints and hinges. Completely detached for volume 2 from the joint; boards are softer and show significant signs of aging; folded over on the front free end paper; and folded for few pages after that; textblock has scattered foxing throughout all the pages for volumes I and II; pencil markings in the shape of an x on p. 151 and 217 on Volume I. Volume I pp. 293 and Volume 2 pp. 312.
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London: Gay and Bird, 1906. First Edition. Octavo, 120 pages; VG; in tan cloth boards, black lettering on spine, black, red, and yellow illustration on front board; gift inscription on ffep; spine slightly cocked, boards slightly bowed; Oliver Herford was a writer, artist, and illustrator whose cartoons and humorous verse appeared in journals such as Life, Woman's Home Companion, Century Magazine, Harper's Weekly, The Masses and Punch; an incredibly scarce book; shelved case 0.
Buenos Aires: Ediciones Jaguel, 1977. Special Deluxe Editionrtrait. Octavo in embossed pictorial brown leather, VG+, title embossed on brown leather spine with 6 raised bands. Shelf wear, chipping and scuffing to spine. Age toning to text block, text clean.Text in the Spanish language. Illustrated throughout with color and monotone drawings, with frontispiece portrait of author. This is the national epic of Argentina, the saga, in verse, of the outlawed gaucho, Martin Fierro. 236 pages. Shelve in Spanish Language.
Buenos Aires, Argentina: Zurburan Editions, 1996. English Edition. oversize Qto. VG+/VG+. tall, bright red DJ spine with white block lettering for author and title, edition indicator and white symbol at tail. fully illustrated jacket front, very glossy and smooth jacket front with white author along upper edge and gold-tone large main title aligned centrally above the bottom edge. red clothbound volume, shallowly incised with golden metallic titling down spine and upon front panel, enlarged titling repeats in decorative gilt. sharp corners, spine ends neat. thick ivory stock for the poetry and prose. for this English edition the text reprinted from The Gaucho Martin Fierro by J. Hernandez, translated by C,E, Ward. Copyright 1967 SUNY. bright and detailed illustrations: 51 reproduced paintings, b/w drawing vignettes and more. spot-free interior, gently read and thick stock corners neatly aligned. edges a smooth, even ivory all sides. 217 pp. ISBN# 9879022157. Argentine Gaucho Poetry.
Berlin: Euphorian Verlag, 1923. Limited Edition, #52/100. Folio, unpaginated; G+; bound in publisher's vellum, blue lettering on cover and spine; mild soiling to boards, moderate bowing; interior clean; Binding signed by Euphorion Einband in Berlin on rear pastedown; slight offsetting to front endpapers from vellum; text in German; shelved case 11.
Londini [London]: typis Jac. Bettenham, 1742. 8vo., 15pp., 319 pp., 11pp. index; VG; leather-bound brown boards, five-paneled maroon spine, gilt lettering to black paper title label; rebacked with new spine and previous boards; moderate shelfwear (e.g., scuffing to boards, rubbing and fraying to edges of boards, bumping and fraying to corners); top-edge of text-block dark, fore- and bottom-edges speckled red, age-toning to text-block; age-toning and chipping/tearing to margins of original endpapers; interior clean; text in Greek and Latin, in parallel columns, with title page in Latin; shelved Case 4.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1939. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; spine blue with gilt lettering; boards strong, clean, dampstain on back top edge near the spine head, small dampstains (smaller than dimes), spine head and tail worn through to board, comers slightly bumped; textblock clean, minor agetoning, back hinge about half cracked (top), several pages dogeared, free of highlighting/underlining. pp 269.
Oxford: Oxford University Press; Clarendon Press, 1970. First Edition [OXFORD LIBRARY OF EAST ASIAN LITERATURE]. 8vo., 314 pp., VG/VG; overall mild wear to DJ, "£3.25p net / 65s. net / UK only" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; navy blue cloth boards, gold lettering to spine: overall mild wear to boards, sharp edges to joints, interior clean; contains tipped-in addition by the publisher titled "Corrigenda to The Poems of Li Ho"; shelved Case 0.
Amsterdam: Broer Jansz, 1635. First Edition. Small Quarto, , 382 pages; G; bound in contemporary worn calf, rebacked with brown calf, black label with gilt lettering; lacking pages 383-400; with 18 out of 19 emblems and 2 other plates of symbolic character; with engraved title page; first 6 pages with repair to gutter; names written to front pastedown; scarce; shelved case 0.
New York: D. Mallory, 1825. 32mo; 2 volumes; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown leather, worn corners and tattered spine caps, hinges worn and tearing (vol.1), creasing and chipping to spines, small surface tears; Text blocks have spotting to edges, foxing and age-toning to paper; "Consisting of: The Queen's Wake; The Pilgrims of the Sun; Mador of the Moor; &c., including all his celebrated national, pathetic, humorous and love songs"-- title page; 2 volumes (xii, 263, 266 pages).
Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, n.d. 18mo; pp 288; G-/no-DJ; green spine with gilt decorations and green text; original publisher's cloth has slight wear to joint and corners; gilt decorations to front with red text; intact panels; text block has red painted exterior edges, as is; broken hinges; interior slightly age toned; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; offset toning to table of contents and facing pages; frontispiece with tissue guard; light foxing to frontispiece;.
Paris: Aubier, Editions Montaigne, 1943. Edition revue et corrigee. Octavo; “Edition revue et corrigee”; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print; Boards in red leather, spine is torn (separated) along rear hinge and most of front hinge, wear to corners, surface tears to spine caps, wear to bottom edge, slight spotting and shelfwear to boards; Text block has marbled endpapers, green ribbon marker, tanning to endpapers, ink annotations to title page, light amount of pencil annotations within; German with French translation on facing pages; 480 pages.
London, New York & Montreal: The Abbey Press, Publishers, 1901. Small Octavo; G/no-DJ; Dark green spine with yellow text; Boards have moderate shelf wear such as fraying spine edges, bumped corners, lightly rubbed edges and light staining on front; Text block has darkened due to age with deckled fore edge and unmarked pages; missing front end papers; pp 375.
Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin & Company, 1887. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Dark yellow spine with brown text; Boards have rubbed exterior and corners, slight moisture stains and general shelfwear; Textblock is age toned with foxing on various pages throughout; Front free endpaper has pencil markings, another front free endpaper has been torn out; pp 357.
Cambridge: Houghton Mifflin & co., 1894. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, white with gold print; Boards quarter bound with white cloth to spine and grey illustrated cloth to boards, mild wear to corners and spine caps, smudging/shelfwear, toning to spine; Text block has gilt top edge, name in ink on front flyleaf, tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; unnumbered leaves, frontispiece, illustrated.
Cambridge: Riverside Press, 1893. Limited Edition. Octavo; VG-; Full vellum covers, with gilt lettering; Silk bookmark and silk ties; Some bowing to covers; Foxing to edges of text block as well as on first/last pages of the text; Wear along edges, some scuffing; Interior clean and free of marking; Upper edge gilt, fore edge deckle cut; Previous owner's bookplate. From a limited edition of 250, this copy is unnumbered. Shelve: Case 0.
California: University of California Press, 1974. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/No-DJ; Spine is light brown with gold and black text; Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing to corners, light age-toning, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 236.
London: Vernor and Hood, Cuthell and Martin, et al. 1802. New Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; G; bound in contemporary blind-tooled calf, rebacked with 20th century spines, burgundy labels with gilt lettering preserved; mild rubbing and wear to boards; marbled endpapers and text-block; front board of volume 1 detached; bookplate to front pastedowns; interiors clean; bound by Carss, Glasgow, with their sticker; shelved above Homer.
Edinburgh: James Hunter, 1792. Octavo, 392 pages,  index; VG-; bound in full contemporary brown leather boards, rebacked with new paneled brown leather spine, previous burgundy label with gilt lettering and border preserved, new endpapers; boards have moderate wear; foxing to beginning and end of volume, majority of interior free; title page has mild wear and age-toning, more severe than the rest of the volume; shelved case 0.
London: E. Moxon, Son, and Co., 1878. Folio; pp 63; Fair/paperback; light brown spine without text; missing exterior layer to spine; stiff black front board; missing rear board; some scruffing wear to exterior; light tape residue to front; small chips to edges; text block has broken hinges; all edges gilt; some light foxing to most pages throughout; frontispiece with tissue guard; illustrated;.
Alhambra: John G. Braun, 1968. Quarto; G+/no-DJ; Orange spine with black text; Boards have slight shelfwear, lightly rubbed corners, covered in plastic; Textblock is age toned, 1 brown stain on fore edge exterior and 1 brown smudge on head edge exterior, mark at the bottom of back free endpaper; pp 158.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996. Octavo; Reprinted 2002; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with blue print; Boards in green paper with blue print, slight shelfwear, clean and strong; Text block has remainder mark on bottom edge, missing front flyleaf, owner stamp on half-title page, slight amount of pencil annotation; xxxviii, 473 pages.
Cantabrigiae [Cambridge]: Cambridge, 1711. small 4to., , xxviii, 310, , 460pp.; G+; bound in brown leather, spine paneled with gilt tooling, red label with gilt lettering; wear to hinges, some cracking primarily to front hinge; general wear to boards, corners, head and tail of spine; bumping to corners; water damage to upper fore corners of both boards, only impacts first three pages and rear twelve, does not impact text, staining to boards; bookplate to front pastedown; engraved title page dated 1708 and half-title, engraved printer's device on title-pages; text in latin; shelved case 3.
Antuerpiae [Antwerp]: Apud Officina Plantiniana, 1608. small quarto, , 839 pages,  index; VG; bound in early brown leather, paneled spine with gilt lettering and tooling; moderate wear and rubbing to boards; chipping to head and tail of spine; small bookplate to front pastedown, small piece of paper tipped onto rear pastedown; interior clean; with engraved portraits of Horace and Laevinius Torrentius; shelved case 3.
Berkeley Heights, New Jersey: The Oriole Press, 1959. Limited Edition, #11/50. Octavo, 43 pages; VG; beige cloth spine with beige label and black lettering, green paper boards, matching label to front cover; small stain to rear cover; pencil inscription on ffep; edition limited to 50 copies for private distribution, this is copy number 11; extremely scarce; shelved case 0.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1940. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; brown spine with tan text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, spotting on back, edgewear, price clipped; boards are strong, slight rubbing along tail edges; textblock has edgewear, minor spotting on front pastedown, date written in pen on front endpaper, newspaper article taped to page 252, staining from article on page 253, otherwise clean; pp 264.
Port Washington: Kennikat Press, Inc., 1969. reprinted. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Light green spine with gilt text; Cloth has slight shelf wear such as light smudges & scratches on exterior and rubbing along edges, however panels are strong & sturdy; Text block has slight shelf wear on exterior edges due to age and handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 286.
Rhode Island: Donald M. Grant, 1970. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 55 pages; VG/VG; spine white with black lettering; dust jacket protected by mylar cover; some scuffing to the dust jacket, which has left visible marks; price unclipped '$3.00'; minor staining to the paste down and ffep from binders glue; small tear to the lower forecorner on page 30-31, shelved below front desk.
Sauk City, WI: Arkham House, 1957. First Edition, First State. thin 8vo., 86 pp., VG/VG; DJ black with white illustration, white lettering to spine; mild wear to covers, particularly to back cover; very mild rubbing to edges of DJ; mild foxing to margins of back flap; price uncut "$3.00" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; black cloth boards, gold lettering to spine faded), text legible; text to spine reads from head to tail of spine as done in Europe, indicating a First State; bumping/rubbing to head and tail of spine; rubbing/mild foxing to edges and corners of boards, mild rubbing to boards; mild age-toning/foxing to text-block; aged paste staining to endpapers; INSCRIBED by Lord to ffep; interior clean; Howard's second book published by Arkham House as a limiting printing of 536, with 436 First State copies and 100 Second State copies; LP consignment; shelved Case 3, Dupont.
Boston: Ticknor and Company, 1886. Enlarged Edition. Octavo soft cover bound in tan vellum in Good + condition. Covers are bowed and have moderate soil-rubbing. Bookstore book plate inside rear cover, otherwise no markings to text. Untrimmed edges and some pages are uncut. Binding is sturdy. Minor shelf wear. 223 pp. Faint age-toning to some of text block. This is the enlarged edition, which included 4 additional poems not found in the 1873 edition. - Shelve Case # 0 [Spine is tan vellum with red & black text].
Key West, FL: Danne Hughes, 1994. Large 12mo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Thin purple spine with rose gold lines and no text: Covers are very clean with minimal shelfwear, price sticker on back, gold sticker on front stating "Fallout Literary Award Winner": Textblock exterior is clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: ISSN- 10767835: 40 pp.
Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1919. First thus. Thin octavo. Good with no DJ. Blue spine with red lettering. Rubbing to the top of the rear cover. Binding slightly loose. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by the author to the front free end paper. Includes advertising flyer for the book. Text pages clean and legible. 127pp.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1957. First edition. Octavo, 52pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Bumping and shelf-wear. Dust jacket is encased in a protective mylar covering. Heavy foxing to dust jacket; lighter foxing to boards, text block and endpapers. Light soiling to rear panel of jacket. Sunning, rubbing, and chipping to spine of jacket. Spine cracked. Some signatures loosening. Previous owner's name and address to front paste-down endpaper. Light crease to half-title page. Good copy only. Signed and dated (20th Oct. 57) by Ted Hughes on the front free end page. "The Hawk in the Rain" is Hughes' first book. Shelve: CASE #0 Spine is brown with black text.
New York: The Viking Press, 1978. First Edition. Oblong large octavo; pp 60; G-/Fair; dark tan spine with black text; dust jacket slight wear to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; cloth has light wear to exterior; slightly splayed boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
Paris: J. Hetzel et Cie, Editeurs, 1853. Large Octavo; Fair- hardcover; Dark brown spine with gold text; Boards are fragile with cracking midway along spine of top layer, heavily rubbed edges & corners, slightly sunned exterior with some tears along fore edges, separated from textblock; Text block has darkened due to age with binding cracking away from spine along hinges and slight foxing on pages throughout. French language. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to restriction(s).
London: John Trafford, 1956. Octavo; G+; Paperback; Spine, orange with black print; Cover is orange with black print, clean and bright but for penciled prices; Text block clean and tight; Featured articles: Pictures of Ezra Pound (Denis Goacher); 19 Poems (Patrick kavanagh); 61 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Harold Vinal, Ltd., 1928. Limited numbered edition. Small Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Cobalt blue spine with gilt text; Inscribed by the author on the copyright page of number 72, of this limited special edition of 405 numbered copies (also included is Ms. Riggs' card and a note to the book's owner); Boards have slightly sunned spine and rubbed corners, otherwise strong; Textblock is age toned with deckled fore and tail edges; pp 232.
New York: The Fountain Press, 1929. Limited Edition (71/692). Octavo, 35 pages; VG-; spine is blue with gilt lettering; quarter bound in yellow cloth; binding has minor fraying at the top and bottom of the spine; pages have minor age toning; signed by the author on the half title page; shelved case 0.
Garden City: Doubleday, Doran and Company, 1931. First Edition. Octavo; Fair+ Hardcover; Black spine with Gray text; Boards strong, heavy rubbing to corners, moderate edgewear, moderate shelfwear, sunning to spine, otherwise clean; Textblock has Previous owner's name in pen on front endpaper, writing in pencil on pages 1, 5, 18, 19, 21, 41-45, 50, 55, 62, 63, some age toning; 63 pp.
London: Chatto & Windus, 1926. Reprint. Octavo; G- Hardcover; Faded red spine with Black text; Boards strong, open tear along head edge of spine, sunning to spine, bumping and rubbing to corners, open tear along spine, fading/color bleeding to both covers; Textblock has foxing throughout textblock, previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown, staining to front and rear endpapers, black marks on page 80, black mark on reverse of rear endpaper; 80 pp.
New York: D Appleton and Company, 1925. First US Edition. Octavo; G Hardcover; Yellow spine with Gray pencil text; Boards strong, slight cocking to spine, title written in pencil on spine, bumping and rubbing to corners, heavy edgewear, moderate shelfwear; Textblock has foxing on some pages, brown marks on rear endpaper and pastedown, age toning, otherwise clean; 63 pp; First US Edition.