New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1939. First edition. Small octavo in orange hardcovers with blue and grey DJ in brodart; VG-/G-; DJ has several chips missing at the edges, the largest of which is a two inch piece missing from lower spine; binding open at the gutter at page before half-title; library stamp on ffep; paper age-toned; text and paper clean; pp. 303; shelved in Mystery Special Collection.
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New York, NY: Warner Books, Inc., October 1989. First Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG. solid black glossy DJ spine, with vibrant medium green author in capitals, color pictorial square and red uppercase title; orange publisher with logo at DJ tail. front has enlarged titling and image as front jacket design. no edgewear and under clear protective cover. HB is black clothbound, stamped with bold gilt capitals and solid red paperbound panels, matching hue to fep/ffep. thin affixed white strip affixed to right fep, SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. well bound, light beige text sheets are solidly bound and without blemish. exterior edges show faint foxing. as is. 280 pp. ISBN# 0446514209. [Duplicates shleved with the other 7-3's upstairs].
New York, NY: Severn House Inc., 2005. First UK Edition, First World Edition. 8vo. VG/VG. midnight navy glossy DJ spine with white author, mint green uppercase title and white publisher logo at spine end. half-graphic neon pink/brown brighten the jacket front and rear. matching glossy HC, sharp-cornered panels. mild toning to ivory fep/ffep. ivory textblock basically clean. smoothly ivory outer edges. 216 pp. ISBN# 0727862022.
New York: Scribner, 1995. First Edition. Octavo; pp 253; VG/VG; gray/blue/red pictorial spine with black and white text; Martha's Vineyard mystery; dust jacket shows slight rubbing to exterior; cloth has slight wear to exterior; lightly rubbed edges; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; previous bookshop's sticker to ffep; signed by author;.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1994. Octavo; VG-/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, light grey with brown and blue print; DJ clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with blue cloth to spine and blue paper to boards, clean and strong but for slight wear to spine tail; Text block clean and tight; 240 pages, map.
New York: Bantam Books, 1989. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with red and white print; DJ has slight edgewear and mild shelfwear, but is clean and bright; Boards in blue paper and blue cloth with silver print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; 231 pages.
Boulder, CO: Rue Morgue Press, 2005. US Printing. thin 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. slim, glossy citron wraps spine with black lettering. fully illustrated panel front with enlarged overlay yellow titlng. skimmed, thumbed and minor curl to corners. no marks or writing to interior, slim edges a smooth white. out-of-print. 160 pp. ISBN# 9781601870483.
New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1975. first printing. Octavo; VG-/G; Red spine with black text; Dust jacket has slightly rubbed & age toned exterior, mostly on rear with a few small tears at head and tail minor edge wear; Cloth is slightly sunned along head edge with minor edge wear otherwise, clean and intact panels; Text block has slightly cocked spine and lightly age toned exterior edges due to handling and otherwise unmarked pages with tight binding; previous owner's name on title page; pp 393.
New York: A Thomas Dunner Book, St. Martins Press, 1992. First edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, orange with black and yellow print; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards in black cloth with gold print, mild bump to top of spine else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the title page; 202 pages.
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1996. limited first edition. Octavo; VG condition in black; gilt pattern and illustration on boards and spine with raised bands; all edges gilt; Signed by author on limitation page, a signed limited first edition from the Franklin Library. minor shelf wear and bumping; text block clean. 364 pp. illus.; endpapers, gray feathering; else very good; Shelved Franklin/Easton.
Philadelphia and London: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1936. First U.S. Edition. 10mo; pp 341; G-/no-dj; red spine with black text; cloth show slight spots to exterior; spine lightly sunfaded; some fraying to fore corners and spine edges; intact boards; text block has darkened somewhat due to age; interior clean; previous owner's name to ffep;.
Canada: Girasol Collectables. Reprint, Facsimile; Octavo; VG+/no-DJ (paperback); Spine is red with white text; Covers have some edge wear, a few marks and scratches, minor crease on back cover, joints are strong, design is clear and vibrant; Pages have general signs of handling, binding is tight, content is clear; pp 130.
New York: M. Evans and Company, Inc., 1970. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 498 pages; VG/VG; spine yellow with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$6.95'; mild rubbing and wear to dust jacket, including small chipping and closed tears to head and tail of spine; top edge of etxt block orange; SIGNED flat on ffep page by Westlake as both Culver and Westlake; shelved case 6.
Privately printed, 1968. Octavo; First printing; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown paper and brown cloth with gold print, clean and strong, slight fading on rear; Text block clean and tight; “Including, for Good Measure, The Constitution and Buy-Laws of The Baker Street Irregulars (the work of Elmer Davis) and A Poem on an Unheralded Hero” — title page; “Privately printed for the Five Orange Pips of Westchester County and other friends at Christmas, Nineteen Sixty-Eight” — title page; 38 pages, illustrated.
New York: Charles Scribner's Songs, 1991. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover w/ DJ; Spine black with yellow and grey print; DJ has slight shelfwear but is clean and bright; Boards in blue paper and blue cloth with silver print, slight bump to lower front right corner, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight; Signed by the author in ink on title page; 229 pages.
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1940. First Edition. Hardcover Octavo; G-/VG-; Black spine with Yellow and Green text; pp 301; Red cloth boards with Black text; Spine is cocked, separated from text block with torn head edge; DJ is intact under protective archival cover, shows notable shelf wear: Rubbing, chipping and/or tears along corners, edges and spine, book-length tear along back of spine and edge of back cover;brown blotches on back cover; Text block age toned, pages durable, text legible; Shelve Mystery Special Collection, Dupont.
New York: Walker and Company, 1997. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, brown with white and brown print; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards in pink with gold print, clean and strong but for mild bump to spine tail; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; Handwritten letter from author in book; 184 pages.
New York: Minotaur Books, 2013. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Beige, blue, orange, and green spine with purple and white text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; dj has protective mylar covering; 1st edition; boards are strong and clean; SIGNED by author on the front free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 276.
New York: Harper Collins, 2014. First Edition. Inscribed; First Edition; Octavo; VG+/VG; Spine is mostly dark blue with white text; DJ has minor shelf wear, cover design is clear; Boards have general signs of shelf wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has minor signs of handling, content is clear and binding is strong; pp 475.
New York: Pantheon Books, 2000. Second Edition, First Printing. large Octavo, 707 pages; VG/VG; spine black and white with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$40.00'; At the authors request, this edition is labeled as the second edition, as technically the first complete edition was actually issued on the internet. As such, 'FIRST EDITION' is stated on the copyright page, with a full number line, but '2nd Edition' is stated at the foot of the title page. The hardcover first edition was limited to 2,000 copies. A thousand copies were unsigned with the ISBN of 0-375-42052-5, and a thousand copies were signed by the author and issued with the ISBN of 0-375-41034-1. This is one of the 800 that were signed on a tipped in page with a large 'Z' in blue ink. He also signed Z in script on the "This is not for you page" together with a rough schematic drawing of walls, a door and three tiny explorers in red, and dated in blue '3/14/00'; text block clean, lacking the common red remainder dot; in excellent condition; MS consignment; shelved case 6.
New York: Random House, 1963. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G+; purple spine with red and white text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, chipping around edges, several tears and creases, back of jacket has been colored with purple marker in some areas in an attempt to hide wear; boards are strong, minor rubbing, spine slightly cocked; textblock is clean, webbing beginning to show at head of front hinge; pp 213.
New York: Random House, 1974. First Edition. Octavo; good-/vg; dj, pink and black spine with white text; dj [protective cover], light shelf wear; HB, black cloth spine with silver text; quarter-bound with blue boards; minor shelf wear and bumping; Ex Library markings to endpapers, head edge of text block; Scotch tape markings to both boards; text block, clean; toning at the edges; 214pp.
Garden City: The Crime Club, Inc./Doubleday, Doran and Company, 1935. first edition. 12mo; G+/no-DJ; black spine with black text on red bar; cloth has wear along edges, mostly toward tail edges; slightly bumped corners, which also have moderate wear; light sticker residue on spine; otherwise panels have unmarked exterior; intact and undamaged; text block has browned slightly due to age & handling; spine is slightly cocked; deckled fore edges; good condition w/intact binding & unmarked pages; 322.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1954. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; green spine with yellow text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, rubbing, chipping around edges and along hinges, a few small closed tears around edges, open tears at spine head and tail; boards are strong, slight rubbing and sunning around edges; textblock has age toning, faint spotting around edges, otherwise clean; pp 287.
New York: Current Literature Pub. Co., 1903. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; 3/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text and decorations to spine; odd volume; boards have mild wear to spine, some scratches to corners and edges; exterior lightly sunned; text block has slight toning to exterior edges, top edge gilt; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; former bookshop's name stamped to verso of ffep; marbled pastedowns and endpapers; frontispiece with tissue guard; deckled edges; interior clean.
New York: The Mysterious Press, 1984. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover w/Dustjacket; White spine with red and blue lettering w/ black logo on bottom; Dustjacket has very minimal shelf wear, no tears; Boards are clean and sturdy, minimal shelf wear on head of spine; Text block clean and sturdy; 302 pp.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1982. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright; Boards in black cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, but clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for remnants of label on front pastedown; Signed in ink by the author on the half-title page; 247 pages.
New York: Magico Magazine, 1986. Limited edition. Octavo; Limited edition, 15/60; VG/no DJ; Hardcover without DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the illustrator on the edition page; Includes text of Doyle’s story and critical essays; 98 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York: Magico Magazine, 1986. Octavo; Limited edition, 26/60; VG/no DJ; Hardcover without DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the illustrator on the edition page; Includes text of Doyle’s story and critical essays; 98 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989. First American edition. Octavo; First American edition; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, grey with white red, yellow, and green print; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards in grey paper and black cloth with silver print, slight warping, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Includes three novels: Berlin Game, Mexico Set, London Match; 857 pages.