Palo Alto, CA: Annual Reviews Inc, 1987. First Edition. Octavo; VG/none; yellowish tan full cloth binding w/ gilt text on spine and boards, spine title on black plate; minor shelf wear and bumping, SIGNED AND DATED BY MARSHALL NIRENBURG, 1968 Nobel laureate in the field of medicine, on ffep; 501 pp.
n. d. n. publ. 1993. Booklet; pp ; G/paperback; beige covers show slight soiling to exterior, mostly toward edges; minor wear to edges; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; inscription to previous owner to front pastedown; slight smudges toward head edge, small stain to spine toward head edge; otherwise interior clean.
Lexington: Shenandoah, 1964. Octavo; G+; Paperback; Spine, staple binding, in clear plastic sleeve; Cover is tan and white with black print, edgewear, smudging; Textblock clean and tight; Includes writing by Stephen Spender, Reynolds Price, Cleanth Brooks, William Meredith, and R.B. Heilman; Signed in ink by Reynolds Price on page 38; 74 pages.
Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 1974. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. bright medium blue DJ, spine has black and white titles. edgewear is light, with mild chafing and toning to edges, and very faintly foxed jacket front/rear. light gray clothbound HB, spine stamped in silver. inside front cover, INSCRIBED BY THE EDITOR AS 'RALPH' ON RIGHT FEP. interior text is a basic ivory. heavily foxed head-edge, fore-edge and tail lightly. 301 pp. ISBN# 0816607125.
Princeton and London: Princeton University Press, 1975. Octavo; VG/VG-; Beige spine with black text; Dust jacket has slightly rubbed & moderately sunned exterior with small tears at edges, otherwise minor edge wear and intact; Cloth has light shelf wear with otherwise clean panels which are intact and sturdy; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to handling, with otherwise unmarked pages with tight binding; pp 443.
Athens: The University of George Press, 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; white and light brown spine, red and brown lettering; dust jacket has minor shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, sun toning on spine and head edges; boards strong, some edgewear, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, penciling on rear pastedown; text block slightly age toned, light soiling on head and fore edges; First Edition, First Printing; xxvi, 447pp.
Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1982. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in red cloth, gilt lettering; boards strong, minor edgewear, soiling spot on front, indents on rear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges; text block slightly age toned, penciling on pages 37 38 40 and 41, damp staining on exterior head and fore edges; ix, 415pp.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1925. First American Edition. 8vo., 191pp.; VG-/G-; spine purple and tan with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, blacked out; dust jacket has numerous chips and tears, including front flap detached along hinge, but present, chipping along all edges; booksellers sticker to rear pastedown; inscription on ffep; marbled boards, mild wear; extremely scarce in dust jacket; mild foxing to endpapers; rubbing to board edges; top edge of text block stained red; shelved case 9.
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1965. N/A. 8vo. VG/VG-. DJ spine strip is a tad yellowed with exposed and lightly sunned off white lettering with some scuffing to lettering near tail and coarsely whitish from nicked off tint. on front panel large closed tear in upper left corner. white with brown shadow and smudging across the rear. inner panels are smooth white but yellowed along the upper edge of flaps. general brown cloth HB spine with abraded gilt lettering, indiscernible titling on spine and board panel corners nipped at HB corners. fep/ffep is bright ivory with no spots or marks. light pencil in textblock. as is. solid binding and edgewear minimal. 266 pp.
Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1979. Second Edition. Thick Large Octavo; pp 900; G/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; cloth has slight wear to exterior; lightly sunned boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to endpapers and title page; interior clean; Greek and English texts; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Smith Elder and Co., 1877. First edition. Set of 11 small octavos and 1 larger octavo in brown leather with gold gilt and letters; VG; previous owner's signature on ffep; strong binding on all volumes; paper faded; edges dusty; occasional pages with a small closed cut or penciled underlining; larger volume on "the Study of Celtic Literature"; shelved above foreign languages section; please contact us for shipping costs.
New York, NY: Delacorte Press, 1966. First Edition. 8vo. VG-/VG-. lightly toned ivory DJ spine with centered red script and blue capitals for author at mid-spine, gray publisher with its logo just above foot. DJ spine strip ends and edgewear to outer jacket are moderate, some closed tears affixed with tape on its reverse side. covers a medium red cloth HB has abrading and appears to have nicked off tint mainly down spine, its sides and the outer extremities. EX-LIBRIS, with bookplate of prior owner on right fep. endpapers are yellow spotted. soft ivory textblock bound well, main interior is mark-free and tinted blue on head-edge, smooth edges else. 251 pp.
Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 1971. Octavo; Second Printing, February 1972; VG; Paperback; Spine, green with white print; Cover has slight edgewear, slight tear at front bottom spine edge, clean and bright; Textblock clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by Hayashi on half-title page; ix,183 pages, illustrated.
New York: Magico Magazine, 1986. Limited edition. Octavo; Limited edition, “Of this edition, 44 copies have been numbered and signed by Bliss Austin”, 26/44; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild bump to upper corner and to spine tail, mildly cocked spine; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the edition/colophon page; 186 pages, illustrated.
Leicester: Hodder and Stoughton, 1975. First [Assumed] Edition. Tall octavo in dark green cloth with light green pictorial dust jacket, VG+/VG+, dust jacket protected by Brodart, title in black on green dj spine. Light shelf wear, age toning, minor bumping to lower edge of front board. Binding strong, boards straight, many monotone illustrations throughout. Shelve Literary Criticism.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1969. Third. Octavo; VG/VG-; blue spine, white/blue text; jacket has protective mylar cover, edgewear, spotting, price clipped on front flap; boards are strong, spine slightly cocked; textblock has spotting around edges, minor staining on back endpaper, writing in pencil on front endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 379.
Evanston: Northwestern University Press, 1989. Octavo; VG; hardcover; bound in teal cloth, silver lettering; boards slightly bowed, glue on front cover, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on fore corners, stamps and glue mark on front end paper; text block has light soiling spot on half title page; 330pp.
Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1984. Octavo; Fifth Printing, 1993; VG; Paperback; Spine, yellow with black print; Cover has slight edgewear to outside corners and spine caps, slight spotting; Textblock has name stamp on half-title page, name in ink on inside of front cover, pencil notation throughout first half of text; xliii, 333 pages.
Boston, London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1982. First Edition. Octavo; pp 340; VG-/G; dark brown spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows moderate wear to exterior; minimal wear to edges; slight toning to rear; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1978. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; spine blue green w/white txt, minor shelf wear; covers firm, sml sticker on back cover that was kind of scraped off, otherwise clean; binding strong; pages good: very minor wear & aging, exquisite condition. 568pp.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1984. Octavo; VG-/G+; Off-white spine with dark blue text; Previous owner's name on front free endpaper; front free endpaper has clipped fore edge; Dust jacket has smudged, rubbed exterior and edges, Textblock is slightly age toned with slight smudging at head edge; pp 312.
Rome: Pontifical University of St. Thomas of Aquinas in Urbe, 1970. Quarto: G+/no-DJ: White and black spine with gold text: Boards are covered in a clear plastic cover, some fraying/rubbing in corners and slight splitting by spine, a book plate from the previous owner who is also the author appears on the front pastedown: Textblock appears in good condition with no tears. folds, highlighting etc., slight marking along fore edge, several full page photographs are included, inscription by author on front paper includes signature: 166 pp: Book is ex libris coming from the author's own collection, book is a dissertation to fulfill the requirements of a Doctorate in Theology.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1968. First Edition. Octavo; pp 201; G/G-; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has moderate sunning to spine; some chipping to spine edges; slight soiling to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; minor wear to boards' edges; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; some pencil throughout; inscribed by author.
London: Longmans, Green and Co, 1954. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Gray fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have shelf wear, age toned spine and edges, minor bumping on corners, rubbing to edges, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has minor wear on edges, previous bookstore's label on front paste down, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 227.
Durham: Duke University Press, 1961. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Age-toned off-white spine with black and pink text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; dj is price-clipped on the upper lateral edge of the front inside flap; boards are strong and clean; bookplate on the front pastedown; INSCRIBED by author on the page before the title page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 144.