New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1954. First Edition Thus, First Printing. tall 8vo., 282 pp., VG-/G; yellow pictorial DJ, maroon lettering (faded brown to spine); heavy wear to DJ, material loss to top left corner of back cover continuous with head of spine, rubbing/wear to head of spine mostly obscures "H" in "HEINLEIN"; top right corner of front flap price clipped, with "2.50" written in pencil; DJ protected by mylar; black cloth boards, blue lettering; age-toning/wear to text-block; interior clean, text clear and bright; navy blue pictorial starfield endpapers; 2 pp. frontispiece continuous to title page; First Edition Thus, First Printing: Scribner's "A" and colophon to title page, parts of this book initially appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction titled "Star Lummox"; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 305 pp., VG/VG; DJ green with yellow text to spine and white text to front cover; mild shelfwear to DJ (e.g., rubbing to edges/corners, age-toning to edges/margins of flaps); price uncut "$2.50" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; olive green boards, dark green text to spine, dark green illustration to front board; age-toning and mild scratching to text-block; very mild age-toning to interior, text legible; published 1953, "A" stated to copyright page indicative of a First Edition; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
Chicago: Shasta Publishers, 1953. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 317 pp., VG/VG-; white/gray/brown pictorial DJ, spine age-toned brown, text legible; age-toning/mild foxing to covers of DJ, very mild rubbing/tearing to edges; price uncut "$3.50" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; quarter bound, black cloth spine with gold lettering, red paper boards; mild bumping to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine; mild rubbing to edges and corners of boards, boards mildly shaken, binding sturdy; age-toning/mild foxing to text-block; mild foxing to endpapers; interior clean; "First Edition" stated to copyright page; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
London: Dennis Dobson, 1967. First UK Edition. 8vo., 383 pp., VG/VG; white (age-toned) DJ with black and green lettering; rubbing to covers and edges of DJ; price uncut "25s net" to bottom right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; dark brown cloth boards, silver lettering to spine; bumping to head and tail of spine, spine cocked; bumping to corners of boards; age-toning to text-block, scratch/dent to fore-edge; interior clean; "first published in Great Britain in 1967" stated to copyright page; LP consignment; shelved Case 8.
New York: Galaxy Publishing, 1965-1966. First Edition. 5 Volume set of Worlds of If Magazine (December 1965-April 1966) featuring the serialization and true first edition of Heinlein's The Moon is a Harsh Mistress. All volumes have some age toning to the pages, sturdy bindings; All show some wear to the edges, creasing to the spines and some small tears to the wraps. In addition to The Moon is a Harsh Mistress, these volumes contain work by Robert Bloch, Frederick Pohl, Poul Anderson, Larry Niven, John Brunner and many others. 5 Volumes, SHELVED IN Case 8.
Chicago and New York: M. A. Donohue & Company, No Date Given. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Spine is orange, grey, and yellow with a cactus on it, black and white text, material loss to head of spine; DJ has material loss to corners, some creases and small tears around edges, Brodart cover; Boards have general edge wear, front hinge is cracked, joints are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 257.
New York N.Y. Warner Books, 2004 and 2005 and 2006. First Edition First Printings. First Edition First Printings, VG+/VG+; Spines have backgrounds of brown, purple, and green, respectively. All have diagonal cross hatching w/ gold text; DJ's, Boards, and Text Blocks are in Outstanding condition; pp.430 and 453 and 400.
New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 2001. Limited Edition, #244/1000. Square quarto, 132 pages; VG in VG slipcase; bound in black cloth, gilt titling to spine; mild shelfwear; Signed by both Greg and Tim Hildebrandt on the limitation page, #244/1000; large fold-out poster bound in rear; shelved front table.
Westport, CT: H.S. Stuttman, Inc., Publishers, 1992. Large Octavo; VG-; blue spines with gilt and copper text; 26 volumes; no jackets; cloths have light shelf wear to exteriors; strong boards; chip to joint of vol. 22; text blocks show slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; frontispieces; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1971. first edition. Octavo; G+/G+; Off-white spine with black text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slightly rubbed & sunned exterior with some minor edge wear; Cloth has moderately age toned exterior edges and otherwise strong and intact panels; Text block shows slight age toning on exterior edges with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 160. Signed.
New York: Gnome Press, 1950. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 255pp.; VG/G; spine orange with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; dust jacket has moderate flaws, including chipping all over, some tape repair, sun-fading to spine and front cover; small amount of water staining to front pastedown; slight age-toning to pages; stated first printing; LP consignment; shelved case 8, Dupont.
New York: Gnome Press, 1953. First Edition. Octavo, 224 pages; VG/G; spine is pink with yellow lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut, '$3.00', has minor wear along the tp and bottom edges, has moderate wear and scratching on the back cover with minor speckling; binding has minor wear at the top and bottom of the spine; pages have minor age toning; shelved case 8.
New York: Gnome Press, 1954. First edition. Octavo; First edition; Fair/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, yellow with black print; DJ in mylar, edgewear, toning to spine, name in ink on front flap; Boards in red cloth with black print, bumps to top and bottom edges, wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear, stray pencil mark on front, stains; Text block has penciled drawings on endpapers, stain to bottom of fore edge through page 72, pencil scrawls to some pages, pages 11-12 have half of page torn away, age-toning to paper; 224 pages.
New York: The Gnome Press, 1950. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with dust jacket; Yellowish brown spine with black and white text and a small picture; Dust jacket has minor open tear to the front and moderate smudges to the rear, dust jacket also has slight bumping to the corners and edges; Boards have moderate marks and rubbing to the front and rear exterior but boards are sturdy; Edges are moderately tanned and pages are slightly discolored otherwise text block is clean; 255p.
Sauk City, WI: Arkham House, 1963. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 284 pages; VG/VG; black spine with illustrations, orange text; jacket has chipping on head and tail of spine, soiling and small red stain on rear flap, unclipped and has protective mylar cover; boards are strong and clean; textblock is clean; LP consignment; shelved case 8, Dupont.
Leawood, Kansas: The Morning Star Press, 1976. Limited First Edition, Numbered 381 of 1,000. Hardcover quarto in dust jacket, both in very good condition. No markings to text. Binding loosening but intact. Dust jacket has some rubbing and edgewear and a 1 inch tear but otherwise very good. Dust jacket nicely protected and maintained by mylar cover. B&W illustrations throughout. 102 pp. Limitation page with handwritten numbering is last Shelve Front Table.
West Kingston: Donald M. Grant, 1978. Large octavo; VG/VG; grayish spine with white text; jacket has protective mylar cover, slight sunning along spine; boards are strong; textblock has spotting on head and fore edges, rubbing in corner of tail edge, otherwise clean; pp 337; signed by illustrator on half title page.
West Linn: FAX Collector's Editions, 1976. Octavo; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with orange print; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xv, 133 pages, illustrated (b&w drawings and color plates).
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.
West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1975. First Edition. Octavo; pp 142; VG/G; rose pink spine with red text; full price; deluxe edition; dust jacket has slight soiling to exterior; mild wear to edges; lightly sunned spine and fore edges; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has ivory toned exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; Illustrated;.
West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1977. Large Octavo; pp 191; VG/G; blue pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket shows lightly sunfaded exterior; minor chips to edges; mishapen dj, as is; light toning to flaps; mylar wraps; cloth has lightly sunned exterior; slight rubbing to edges; text block has light toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1977. Octavo; pp 191; G/G; blue pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket has lightly sunned exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has slight tone to edges; mild shelf wear foxing to spine; mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1968. First Edition. 12mo; pp 381; G/Fair; off-white cream spine with black text; dust jacket has brownish spotting to exterior; some rubbing wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has only light wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block has slight soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated; rubber stamped author's signature to ffep;.
New York: Gnome Press, 1953. First Edition Thus. 8vo., 255 pp., VG/VG; hot pink and yellow pictorial DJ, yellow lettering to spine, black and yellow lettering to front cover; mild fading and wear to spine of DJ, closed tears to tail of spine, text slightly faded yet legible, "GNOME PRESS" logo to tail of spine; mild wear/age-toning to covers of DJ, teal scuffing to bottom left-hand corner of back cover; price uncut "$3.00" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; red cloth boards with black lettering; bumping/rubbing and mild chipping to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine, no shelf lean; minimal shelfwear to covers of boards, mild rubbing to edges and corners, slight cocking to boards, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; age-toning and very mild wear to text-block; very mild age-toning to interior, text clear and legible; pub. 1953 by Gnome Press, "First Printing" stated to copyright page; LP consignment; shelved Case 8.
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 8, Dupont.
Forestville, CA: Eclipse Books, 1988. Large Octavo; pp 51; G/paperback; teal blue spine with white text; covers have moderate rubbing to edges; lightly sunned exterior; intact panels; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; mild defects to hinges; interior clean;.
West Kingston, RI: Donald M. Grant, Publisher, 1973. First Edition. Octavo; pp 285; VG/G; black spine with pink text; dust jacket shows minimal wear to exterior; some rubbing to corners; few chips to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; illustrated; tight binding;.
New York and London: Garland Publishing, Inc./Ace Books, Inc., 1975. 12mo; pp 157; VG-; black spine with silver text; no jacket; cloth has mild wear to exterior; slightly rubbed corners; strong boards; text block shows light wear to fore and tail exterior edges; light foxing to exterior head edge; interior clean; tight binding;.
Chicago: Shasta Publishers, 1948 . First Hardcover Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 206 pp., VG-/VG-; white and blue pictorial DJ, small black lettering to spine; moderate wear to DJ: chipping with material loss to head and tail of spine and corners of covers, age-toning to covers (lettering unaffected); rubbing to tail of spine somewhat obscures "SHASTA" logo, closed tears to tail repaired to interior of DJ with non-archival age-toned tape; price uncut "$3.00" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; gray cloth boards, gold lettering to spine; bumping to tail, cocking to spine; mild staining to spine (lettering unaffected) and edges of boards; boards cocked/somewhat shaken, no shelf lean, binding sturdy; age-toning/wear to text-block; mild age-toning and occasional imperfections (fingerprint marks, etc.) to interior; First Hardcover Edition, First Printing: FIRST EDITION stated to copyright page; orig. pub. 1939 in the pulp fantasy magazine Unknown; LP consignment; shelved Case 2, Dupont.
New York: Fredrick Fell, Inc, 1954. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; faded light blue spine, white text; jacket has protective mylar cover, mild rubbing on front and back, very light edge wear, price clipped, age toned; boards are strong, bumping around edges; textblock clean; interior pages has age toning, otherwise clean; pp 191.
Philadelphia, PA: The John C. Winston Company, 1952. First Edition, First Printing, First State DJ. Hardcover Octavo; VG/VG-; Pictorial spine with yellow text; DJ is intact in protective mylar covering, shows notable chipping on head and tail of spine, head of front cover and on all corners, all inside sleeves have been clipped, but price is intact, rubbing on back cover, otherwise fine; Text block is significantly age toned, clean, text legible, pages durable; pp 206. Shelve Front Counter.
Garden City: Garden City Publishing Company, Inc., 1932. Book Club. Book Club Edition. Octavo; VG-/VP; cream/gold spine, gold text; jacket is significantly stained, chipped, torn, front of jacket is affixed to board, back of jacket is barely intact, large open tears, part of text is missing; boards are strong, transfer of DJ material onto back board; textblock is clean; pp 311. Please see photos of book before purchasing. Book is sold in "as is" condition.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1900. First Edition. Octavo; G condition hardcover; maroon spine with white text; cover has sunning and creasing along spine, rubbing around edges, spine cocked; textblock has age toning, edgewear, faint writing on front endpaper, title page and page 127 starting to separate but still attached, page 175 loose but present, all text clean; pp 353.
J. M. Dent & Co., 1907 . Second Edition (Edition de Luxe). tall thick 8vo., 549 pp., VG-; leather-bound, red boards, gilt lettering and motif to five-paneled spine; cocking to spine, no shelf lean; light scratching to boards, black scuff marks towards top edge of front board and hinge; rubbing with superficial material loss to bottom edge of boards; slight cocking to boards, boards shaken, binding intact; red top, age-toning/mild wear to text-block; starting hinge to verso of p. 549 and recto of bfep, closed tear towards top of bfep (stuck to back paste-down); mild age-toning and occasional foxing/creasing to interior (text legible), waving to endpapers; tipped-in full-color frontispiece and plates excellent and protected by tissue guards, plates affixed to a dark green thicker paper; pub. 1907 by J. M. Dent & Co. stated to title page; differences between First Dent & Co. Edition (pub. 1898) and this edition stated to Prefatory Note (p. v) by Rackham; "It has been the desire of the Publishers to here present the 'Ingoldsby Legends' in something like an 'Edition Definitive de Luxe" stated to Publishers' Note (p. "a3," technically p. vii); orange silk ribbon; LP consignment; shelved Case 12, Dupont. Heavy item: Please contact us for international/expedited shipping costs.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1899 . First Edition Thus. Octavo; 191 pp; G+; Marron buckram boards, gilt lettering and motif; fraying to head and tail, spine slightly cocked; gilt lettering and motif to spine faded/barely legible yet bright to front board; ffep loose, mild staining to bottom of gutter affecting leaves between front endpapers to title page; cracked hinge to front and back boards, binding sturdy; gilt top, beveled fore- and bottom-edges, general age-toning/wear to text-block; black and white photogravure plates including frontispiece by Coburn protected by tissue guard; each page of text surrounded by green or purple borders illustrated by Armstrong, with a black and white illustration to verso of opposite page;.
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1893. Twelfth Edition. 12mo., 78pp.; VG; spine blue faded to green; bound in blue cloth with a pictorial of the statue of liberty approached by a ship on front cover, title and moon in gilt; bumping to head and tail of spine, corners; pencil on ffep; minor foxing to endpages; frontispiece has minor tear along top inner edge; shelved case 8.
New York: Ballantine Books, 1979. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG-/no-DJ (paperback); Spine is brown with yellow text; Boards have general shelf wear, some scratches and scuffs, rubbing to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 210; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international orders.
New York: Farrar, Straus, Cudahy, 1956. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; red spine w/ white text; DJ clean with myler cover, age toning, price unclipped; boards strong, rubbing and fading on head and tail edges; text block clean with mild age toning, top edge of text block is stained dark green; interior pages have age toning, but otherwise clean; FLP collection; pp 310.
New York: Dell Publishing, 1984. First Edition. Small Octavo; VG- Paperback; White spine with Red and Black text; Covers have some edgewear, moderate shelfwear, crease along front joint, bent bottom corner on front cover; Textblock has some age toning, small open tear on fore edge of rear endpaper, heavy age toning to interior of both covers; 192 pp. First U.S. Printing NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 3, in Netdesk office.