Beijing: Sinolingua, 1990. First Edition. 12mo; pp 84; G/paperback; purple spine with yellow and blue text; covers show slight sunning to exterior; moderate wear to edges; crease to front cover; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; light toning to interior NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 6, in Netdesk office.
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Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1841. 10mo; pp 257; Fair; tan spine with brown text to paper label; no jacket; volume 2 only; cloth has chips to edges; sunned spine; sturdy boards; text block has age toning to exterior edges; ex-library with markings inside; ex-library plate to front pastedown; slight foxing to pages;.
n.p. n. publ. 1906. Thick Octavo; pp 864; G-/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; 6 bound magazine volumes in one book; cloth has moderate wear to exterior; noticeable wear to spine; slight rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; ex-library stamp to ffep; frontispiece; interior lightly toned; cracked gutter at pp 3-6; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Sheldon & Company, 1876. Octavo; pp 868; G-/no-DJ; 3/4 bound black leather spine with gilt text to spines; raised bands to spine; bindings; rare; bound periodical; green cloth covered boards shows rubbing to edges and corners; slight spotting to exterior; text block marbled; interior lightly toned; marbled endpapers; frontispiece; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; cracked gutters;.
New York: Allen D. Bragdon Publishers, Inc., 1986. 12mo; unpaginated; VG/no-DJ; red spine without text; glassine wraps show slight wear; cloth has minor wear to exterior; slightly age toned papered front with red text and illustration; very slight wear to edges; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; color illustrations; interior clean.
New York: The Platt & Munk Co., Inc., 1912. Octavo; VG-; navy spine with gilt text; no jacket; late edition; cloth has slight exterior wear; pictorial paper label to front; light sticker residue to front; strong boards; text block edges lightly toned; frontispiece has few chips to edges; hairline defect to front hinge; color frontispiece; illustrated with color plates and black and white illustrations; unpaginated.
Amsterdam and New York: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd and Da Capo Press, 1970. Facsimile. Thin Octavo; VG; red/blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; facsimile printing; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong, straight boards; text block exterior edges have light wear; gift inscription to fep; illustrated; tight binding; very light tone to endpapers; unpaginated.
London: George Newnes, Ltd., 1911. Booklet [7x9]; pp 84; Fair/paperback; sunned light blue spine with dark blue text; front cover shows heavy chipping to edges, more to spine edges; missing rear cover; some soiling to exterior; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Cheshire, UK: Roots Heritage County Conservation, 1989. Octavo; pp 221; G/paperback; ivory spine with red text; numbered, limited edition; full title: The Strange Case of the Counties That Didn't Change: A Handbook to the Myth of the "Changed" Counties; covers have noticeable toning to exterior; intact panels; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; slight writing to inscription page by Father Francis; illustrated.
Paris: Baudry's European Library, 1839. Octavo; pp 459; G-/no-DJ;1/4 bound dark red spine with gilt text and gilt decorations; marbled boards; boards have moderate wear to exterior; rubbing to edges; lightly bumped corners; text block shows some foxing to exterior edges; blue marbled endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; previous owner's name to title page; interior lightly toned with slight foxing throughout; light pencil to last page.
London & New York: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1987. Octavo; Fair-/no-DJ; Tan spine with black text; Boards have heavily rubbed spine which has fraying head and tail edges, panels are also heavily rubbed with staining at rear head edge & front head edge near spine and bumped corners, but still intact; Text block has darkened exterior edges, inside pages are slightly age toned and slight shadow toning on end papers & pastedowns; Slight cracking between pages toward rear of text; pp 316.
New York: Anchor Press, 1988. First American Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 216 pages; VG-/G; Red, Green and Yellow illustrated spine with Blue and White text; Dustjacket, protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$16.95', has some edgewear, some shelfwear, fraying and small open and closed tears along spine edges, brown marks along spine, fraying and small open tears at corners; Signed flat by Achebe on title page; shelved case 2.
London: Heinemann, 1961. Octavo; First published 1960, reprinted 1961; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with black print; DJ has edgewear, tanning to spine, slight smudging, shelfwear; Boards in brown cloth with white print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, spotting to boards; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, spotting to edges and to rear pastedown, clean text; 170 pages.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2018. 12mo; Third printing; VG-/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with white print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright; Boards in white cloth with blue print, smudging to front and rear fore edge, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the title page; 173 pages.
London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1992. First Edition. Octavo; pp 135; VG/VG-; black spine with blue and white text; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; mild wear to edges; slight age toning to flaps; cloth has little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
New York: MacMillan Publishing Company, 1972. First Edition, Second Printing. Octavo, 429 pages; VG/VG-; spine age toned pink, with black and red lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and soiling; age toning to upper edge of jacket front; jacket spine sunned and toned; numerous small water stains at jacket spine; wear to crown and tail of jacket spine; age toning to upper edge of jacket back; white price sticker at top of front flap; price uncut '$6.95'; pages clean; shelved below Front Counter.
London: J.M. Dent & Co., 1905. 1905 Reprint. 16mo; xi, 310 pg; VG; bound in 3/4 dark blue leather on blue cloth; gilt lettering on the spine; gilt seal on front cover; gilt seams between the leather and cloth; top edge of text block gilt; boards have mild wear including some rubbing to the joints as well as the corners; cloth is beginning to lift on the top and bottom of the rear board; browning to the textblock; shelve front case.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1960. First Edition. 10mo; pp 284; VG-/G-; dark yellow spine with black and pink text; dust jacket exterior has moderate rubbing; some chipping to edges; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block exterior edges have light tone; deckled fore edge; interior clean; illustrated.
Bangkok: Aries Books, 1995. First. Octavo; vg/vg; dj, black spine with red and white text; HB, black spine with no text; ex libris, BOOKPLATE OF CASPAR WEINBERGER; INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, 1995, ffep; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; illus., maps; 256 pp.; else very good. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Moose: Homestead Publishing, 1997. First Edition. First Edition; Signed and inscribed by author; Octavo; VG-/VG; Hardcover w/ DJ and mylar cover; White spine with red text; DJ clean with general shelfwear and light scratching; Boards strong; Binding strong; Textblock has inscription and signature by author on half-title page, very faint yellow stain on back free endpaper; Text clean; pp 223.
New York: Warner Books, 1981. First Printing. 10mo; pp 263; VG-/G; ivory pictorial spine with red and black text; dust jacket shows modest toning to exterior edges; slightly curled edges; previous bookshop's sticker to front flap; cloth has mild shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block edges have light tone; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
London: George Routledge and Sons, 1854? Octavo; Poor/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards wrapped in protective plastic, tattering to spine ends and corners, spotting, shelfwear, torn front and rear hinges; Text block has taped hinges, block separated from cover, portions separated from text block, portions held in place only by binder’s string, stains to endpapers, surface tear to front flyleaf, owner label on front pastedown, stray pencil marks to inside front flyleaf, penciled notations to page xi; xi, 302 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
London: George Routledge & Co., 1857. First Illustrated Edition. Octavo, 296 pages, VG-; rebound; three-quarter-bound, navy blue spine/corners, light blue buckram boards; gilt lettering to five-paneled spine and gilt star motif to four compartments, gilt borders to boards: front board detached; spine age-toned black, gilt clear and bright; mild wear to text-block, gilt top, age-toning to fore- and bottom-edges; marbled endpapers, ex-libris bookplate to front paste-down; light age-toning/scattered foxing to interior, black text clear and legible; notations in pencil to page 296; original red cloth spine and cloth covers to boards bound-in to rear of volume; shelved Front Case.
New York: The New American Library of World Literature, Inc., 1963. First printing. 16mo; G+ condition paperback; Red spine with yellow text; Covers are lightly age toned with minor rubbing and wear on exterior or edges; Text block has slight writing on first page and darkened somewhat due to age with otherwise unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 176. NOTE: Shelved in Ephemera box D, in Netdesk office.
New York: Atheneum, 1962. First Edition. Octavo, 242 pages; VG; spine black, with white and red lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and soiling; sheet printed with opening of play, signed flat by Albee loose within; sheet protected in a mylar sleeve; small closed tear to upper right corner of jacket front; mild wear to crown and tail of jacket spine; mild scuffing to jacket back; small closed tear to upper right corner of jacket back; price uncut '$5'; spine slightly cocked; upper edge of textblock dyed red; pages clean; CX consignment; shelved Case 0.
Boston: Robert Brothers, 1869. First Edition, Early Printing; First Edition, Third State. Octavo, 2 volumes; G; bound in publisher's uniform terracotta cloth, brown-coated endpapers; moderate wear and rubbing, including peeling to heads and tails of spines, large peeling along lower rear hinge of volume 2, some bumping to corners, some gatherings loosening; matching bookplates to front pastedowns, dated 1894, marking these as volumes 1 and 2 of a personal library; name in ink to sfep; interior free of most age-marks; each volume with frontispiece with tissue-guard and 3 plates, as issued. All eight plates have been colored in an early hand; tear to lower fore corner of page 211 of volume 1, with small loss to text Part One: vi, 7-341, , advertisements pages 3, 2, 11, 12, 15-20. Early Printing, with notice for "Little Women, Part Two" on page 341 and no 'Part One' statement to spine. BAL states "there were at least three printings dated 1869 before the notice was added to p. 341; and, four 1869 printings have been noted without the Part One statement on the spine" Part Two: iv, 359, , advertisements pages 15, 12, 11, 3, 2, 18, 19, 20, First Edition, Third State, with page iv having note "Little Women, Part First, is published in a volume uniform with this," 5 entries on page , and "Handy Volume Series / I. / Happy Thoughts...." on page ; Also sold with 'Old-Fashioned Girl' and 'Little Men', Boston: Robert Brothers, 1870/1871, both in Fair condition, with hand-colored plates and marked volumes 3/4 of the personal library.; AS consignment; shelved case 2.
New York and Boston: Books, Inc., Publishers, n.d. Octavo; pp 301; G/G; red, black and green pictorial spine with black and white text; dust jacket has modest rubbing to edges; few closed chips to edges; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has mild wear to corners; clean exterior; text block has light tone to exterior edges; previous owner's name and some writing to ffep; text pages clean;.
Boston: Boston: Little, Brown, And Company, 1899. Small Octavo; VG-/Hardcover; Blue spine with gilt text; Both volumes have heavy shelf wear to covers, fading, light marks and rubbing along surfaces, creasing and fraying at spine,bumping at corners; Binding cocked, previous owners inscription on front free end page and last page of Vol I, foxing within pages; Age toning and foxing to heavily deckled text block exteriors, text block clean; Vol I - 491 pp Vol II - 526 pp.
Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Co., 1873. Octavo; G-; Hardcover; Spine, grey with black print on gold banner; Boards in grey illustrated cloth, wear to corners and spine caps, small stain on front, light smudging/shelfwear, mildly cocked spine; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, tanning to endpapers, light foxing to plates and adjacent pages, spine break at p. 352, light age-toning to paper; 355 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
Philadelphia: Henry T. Coates & Co., 1880. 10mo; pp 285; G/no-DJ; bluish green spine with gilt text; red and gilt illustration to front board; cloth shows slight shelf wear to exterior; rubbing to corners; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; minor crack to rear endpaper at gutter; frontispiece; interior clean;.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1942. First Edition. Octavo, 284 pages, VG-/Fair; Spine is faded green and orange with white and black lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut '$2.50', has severe damage along the top and bottom edges, with heavy chipping and several open tears at the top of the spine and on the fore edge corners, has a large chunk missing out of the spine, with a tear that extends through the front cover, has heavy discoloration throughout; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges; pages have minor age toning and have dust build up along the top edge; shelved case 6.
Paris: Aubert et Cie. Quartos, unpaginated; Good condition; Worn light brown quarter-bound leather spine with black and gold indented bands and gilded text, significant wear to spine head, foot and hinges, significant rubbing to green cloth board edges, heavy bumping to corners, slight wear to boards, scratching to textblock edges; foxing and age-toning to pages, heavy in some portions and light in others, previous owner name written neatly on title page of both volumes, all plates by Honoré Daumier present (Volume I: 50 plates, Volume II: 51 plates); Volume I  Volume II ; Shelved on endcap between aisles 9 and 10.
New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1855. 12mo; pp 168; G-/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; gilt decorations to spine; blind-stamped borders to boards; cloth shows moderate rubbing to corners; some soiling to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior shows some foxing; frontispiece with some staining and offset to facing page; slight cracking to front gutter.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1927. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/G+; Spine is faded scene of mountains and part of a train, black text, material loss to head and tail of spine; DJ has material loss to corners, some creases and small tears around edges, Brodart cover; Boards have general edge wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, label on front free-end paper from previous owner, small amount of tape on front hinge, age-toning, content is clear; pp 246.
New York: Ferris Printing Company, 1933. Octavo; G+/G+; Hardcover; Brown spine with blue text; Dust jacket is severely age-toned with smudges, open and closed tears to corners and edges; Boards have bumping to the corners and edges and rubbing to the spine and edges but are strong; Text block is tanned to paste downs, end papers and edges otherwise clean; 1220p.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1909. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; green and gold spine with gold text; ornately embellished cover has some rubbing and age toning, spine is cocked; textblock has spotting on pastedowns and endpapers, small tear at hinge of front pastedown, very minor spotting on frontispiece page and title page, otherwise clean; pp 286; reprinted from 1901 first illustrated edition.
New York: HarperCollins, 1999. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; black/mustard pictorial spine with gilt text; first edition; dust jacket has only mild exterior wear; mylar wrap; cloth clean; strong, straight boards; text block edges have mild tone; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; deckled fore edge; map frontispiece; tight binding; pp 399; signed by author.
Sao Paolo: Livraria Martins Editora S.A., 1972. First Edition. Octavo; G paperback; Blue and Teal spine with White text; Covers have cocking to spine, some edgewear, some shelfwear, bending to corners; Textblock has green mark along tail edge, some age toning, slight separationg between textblock and spine, writing in pencil on rear endpaper; 462 pp; Text in Portuguese This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1969. First American Edition. Octavo, 553 pages; VG-; bound in full green cloth, spine has faded gilt lettering and colored tooling, front cover has colored tooling; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has minor bumping on the fore edge corners, has minor discoloration on the spine; pages have faded purple coloring along the top edge, have minor age toning, have top corners of the first two pages cut (see photo); signed on the title page by Amado; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1970 . First USA Edition. 8vo., 253 pp., VG-/VG-; DJ, pink spine and front cover with green lettering; rubbing/closed tears to edges of DJ, particularly head of spine, mild wear to covers; price uncut "$5.95" to top right-hand corner of front flap, Harcourt logo to bottom of front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, spine white cloth with black and green lettering, green paper boards; very mild foxing towards head of spine, bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine; mild rubbing to edges, dent to middle of top-edge of front board; boards somewhat shaken, no shelf lean, binding sturdy, slight cocking to boards; staining/foxing to text-block; "First American edition 1970" stated to copyright page; INSCRIBED by Amis to title page; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.