Buenos Aires: Circulo la Regence, 1948. Limited edition. Octavo; Limited edition, 325 copies; G; Paperback; Spine, tanned with black print; Cover has peripheral tanning, slight edgewear, light bump to top corner (throughout); Text block has age-toning to paper, else clean and tight; Text in Spanish; ii, 114 pages.
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1931. Reprint. Octavo; VG; 326 pages; Green spine with gilt tooling, red and black labels, and raised bands; Beautifully re-bound in green leather by Riviere and Sons, with gilt tooled fox and horseshoe design on front board; All edges gilt; Full color plates and frontispiece; Green marbled endpapers; Binding strong; Minor wear to the edges, previous owner's gift inscription on flyleaf, corners lightly bumped; Shelved in case 12.
London: J. Debrett, 1802. Fourth Edition. Octavo; pp 360; Fair condition; dark brown spine with gilt text; raised bands to spine; no jacket; front board and endpaper detached at joint, as is; some noticeable rubbing to edges; gilt borders to panels; text block has age toned exterior edges; some pencil marks inside, mostly faint and in margins; previous owner's name to half title page; frontispiece; repair to pp 133, 137; illustrated; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section in a protective plastic sleeve.
New York: Dolphin Books/Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1978. First Edition. Quarto; good/wraps; black spine with white text; moderate shelf wear, chipping; text block, clean; black-and-white photos; unpaginated. --INSCRIBED by Mr. Bennett on front free endpaper. --Four blurbs on back cover, by: Norman Mailer, Howard Cosell, George Plimpton, and Jose Torres.
Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, 1989. Octavo; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover without DJ; Green spine with gold print; Boards in green cloth with slight spotting to front and back; Textblock has slight soiling/spotting, slight smudging and foxing to end papers, clean pages and text; xxx, 475 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
Minneapolis, MN: Nodin Press, 2000. First Edition. Qto. VG+/VG. scanned 'pigskin' leather grain is background to DJ spine and frames the jacket front color image and rear b/w images. DJ spine titling is in black accented light yellow uppercase lettering, with tiny white capitals above b/w logo at tail. glossy HC is an exact match, solidly glossy and with only a touch of wear to bottom corners. no impressions to the panel area. INSCRIBED/SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. with more than 450 photos included among the clear and excellent textblock. 192 pp. ISBN # 0931714877.
London: Sands & Co., 1901. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tanned with gold print; Boards in white paper with gold print, soiling, especially to spine, spotting, smudging, heavily bumped corners, worn and tearing spine caps; Textblock has shaken binding, some loose pages, half-title page torn along hinge, intermittent spine breaks, soiling/foxing to endpapers and many pages, slight pencil annotation present, deckle-edged; xv, 215 pages, illustrated with b&w plates (chiefly ports.).
London: Country Life, 1937. Large Octavo; VG- condition hardcover; Green fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing one edges, slight bumping on corners, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has previous owner's signature on front paste down dated 1938, otherwise, clean, free of marks on pages; pp 204.
Germany: German Soccer Association, 2000. Volume Two Only; As-Is; Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Spine is green grass with blue head and green tail, white and yellow text. Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing on edges, spine is shaken; Textblock has minor water damage on top edges, small coffee stain on bottom edges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 286.
Hazel Crest: 3rd Millennium Press, 2003. Quarto; G; Paperback; Spine, pink with purple and black print; Cover has bump and slight tear to top of spine, else clean and bright; Text block has slight amount of yellow highlighting, else clean and tight; 208 pages, illustrated (b&w). [NOTE: Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
California: Skybox Press, 2011. Folio; VG/VG; Black spine with silver and yellow text. DJ has general shelf wear, but no tears; Boards have bumping on top corner, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 191; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
London: Smith, Elder, & Co, 1891. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Dark green spine with gilded text. Boards have wear, age toned spine, rubbing on edges, bumping to corners, small tears on front and rear joints, spine is lightly shaken, however, binding is still strong; Textblock has age toned and wear on edges, cracked inner hinges, small label of previous bookstore on front paste down, light foxing on a few pages, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 420.
London: Grant Richards, 1924. Octavo; VG- hardcover; Tan fabric spine with fading gilded text. Boards have shelf wear, rubbing on edges, bumping to corners, small discolorations on front, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has minor wear to deckled edges, foxing on a few pages, age toned end papers, previous owner's names in ink on front paste down and verso of end paper, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 278.
London: Victor Gollancz, 1966. Octavo; Second Impression; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with orange and black print; DJ spine faded, smudging, edgewear, tear to bottom of front flap fold, small tears at spine caps and along front top edge, creasing along front bottom edge; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild bump to front bottom right corner, fading at spine head, slight smudging on spine; Textblock has spotting on all edges and endpapers, spotting near top edge of some pages, name in ink on front endpapers, embossed owner stamp on rear endpapers; 207 pages, frontispiece (port.), 30 pages of plates, illustrated.
Nedlands, W.A. Swan Publishing, Ltd., 1993. First Edition. Quarto, 272 pages; VG/VG; spine is green with green lettering on a white label; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has minimal shelf wear along the top and bottom edges; binding has minimal wear along the bottom edge; pages clear; signed by Border on the ffep; shelved sports.
Wausau: Tomorrow River Press, 1991. first printing. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Burgundy spine with gold text; Boards have slight shelf wear, mostly slightly sunned exterior, otherwise panels are clean and sturdy; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to handling, and light foxing on exterior edges, however pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 214.
Garden City: Doubleday and Company Inc, 1982. First edition. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Yellow spine with green, black, and red text/title; dustjacket is mostly clean with mild edgewear; dj has protective mylar covering; boards are strong and clean; gift INSCRIBED by author on the front free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 296.
Olomouc: Publishing House Moravian Chess, 2000, 2001. Three volume set; octavo; VG glossy hardcovers; light blue spines, black text; covers have minor shelfwear; textblocks are clean, Vol. 1 has ex-libris plate on front pastedown. [Multi-volume set. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
New York: Pitman Publishing Corporation, 1959. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, grey with red print; DJ has slight tears at spine ends, edgewear, toning to spine; Boards in red cloth with black print, warping, else clean and strong; Text block has tanning to endpapers, light pencil checks at top of pages through page 14, else clean and tight; 128 pages, chess diagrams.
Moscow, Russia: Ripol Classic, 2007. Russian language edition. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. medium blue HC, spine has large white capitals beneath tiny red author(s) at head. glossy panels fiine, minimal surface and edgewear. rear ffep has heavy ink writing of prior owner, sporadic thin ink words circled or underlined.as is. outer edges clear, a solid copy. complete in approx. 509 pp. ISBN# 9785790535116. RUSSIAN LANGUAGE TEXT.
Millwood, VA: The American Foxhound Club. Mixed Editions. Octavo; G+; red spine with gilt text; no jacket; HB bound issues of the American Foxhound Club magazine; cloth shows very little wear to front; mild rubbing to rear; exterior; strong boards; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; deckled edges; previouse owner bookplate to front pastedown; interior clean; tight binding; frontispiece; illustrated;.
London: B.T. Batsford, 1974. Octavo; VG-/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with red print; DJ has light edgewear, light peripheral age-toning, else clean and bright; Boards in red cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has red-tinted top edge, clean and tight; xiv, 240 pages, illustrated (b&w chess diagrams).
New York: David McKay Company, Inc., 1978. 10mo; pp 499; G+/G-; ivory white spine with red and black text; dust jacket has some soiling to exterior; tape mends to spine edges and fore edges; minor chips to spin edges; cloth shows exterior; few dings to edges; sturdy boards; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; light ink to page 493; Illustrated; good binding;.
New York: Lyons & Burford, Publishers, 1983. Reprint. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Burgundy spine with gold text; Boards have slight shelf wear, mostly slightly sunned exterior, otherwise panels are clean and sturdy; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to handling, and light foxing on exterior edges, however pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 184.
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1976. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 216; VG-/VG-; gray spine with white and green text; dust jacket has mild wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
New York: The Derrydale Press, 1938. Limited edition. Limited edition, Numbered 823 of 950 copies; Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Red fabric spine with black label and gilded text. Boards have age toned spine, rubbing to edges, slight bumping on corners, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has minor wear on spine, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 224.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1940. Signed Limited Edition. Oblong quarto; full gray cloth with yellow and blue titles top board; moderate soiling and wear; spine ends show some chipping and fraying; owner bookplate and owner name front endpaper; contents generally very good with over 100 pages of Brown's illustrations with short descriptions of horses and riders in regretful circumstances during the course of various faces; each illustration is on a single sheet with caption below; this copy SIGNED AND NUMBERED #167/780. [Spine; gray cloth no titles].
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936. Signed Limited Edition. Oblong quarto; full red cloth with black and white titles top board; modeest soiling and wear; spine ends show some minor fraying; owner bookplate and owner name front endpaper; contents generally very good with over 100 pages of Brown's illustrations with short descriptions of horses and riders in regretful circumstances during the course of various faces; each illustration is on a single sheet with caption below; this copy SIGNED AND NUMBERED #184/780. [Spine; red cloth no titles].
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1931. Two volume set; Quartos, VG-/no-DJ; Brown fabric spine with gilded text and small horse shoes. Boards have shelf wear, rubbing on edges, a few small light stains on front and rear, apart from that, binding strong; Textblocks have tiny stains on edge bottom corners, previous bookstore's label on rear paste downs, otherwise, clean, free of marks on pages; Vol. 1 pp p159 continued to Vol. 2 pp 355; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1930. Thick Octavo; pp 286; G/Fair; dark tan spine with dark green text; scarce in dj; dust jacket has chips to edges; green border and titles to front; some sun darkenening to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows rubbed corners; dark toning towards edges; sturdy boards; text block has age toning to exterior edges; light markings to front pastedown; interior lightly toned; minor cracking to gutter at pp 80-81; frontispiece; illustrated;.
Chicago: Wilcox & Follett Co., 1942. Octavo; G-; Paperback; Spine, black with red print; Cover is white and black with red and black print, edgewear, small tears to front bottom edge and to spine ends, creasing, soiling; Text block has slight curling to some page corners, binding staples exposed, else clean and tight, paper is age-toned and brittle; 298 pages, illustrated.
London: Cadogan Chess, 1998. Octavo; G+/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, pink with red print; DJ has light edgewear, else clean and bright; Boards in black cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, slight bump to front top corner, else clean and strong; Text block has yellow highlighting on p. 9, else clean and tight; 222 pages, illustrated (b&w plates, chess diagrams).