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.
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.
London: Elkin Mathews & John Lane/John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1894-1897. First Edition, First Printing. 8vos., G; all volumes HC, yellow cloth-covered spines and boards, with black lettering and illustrations; fading and staining to spines, particularly Vols. 1, 6-8, 11, and 13 (text illegible); shelfwear, e.g., bumping, chipping, and fraying to head and tail of spines, cocking to spines, bumping and fraying to corners; top of text-blocks beckled, uncut pages throughout; boards shaken, bindings intact; rubbing and fading to boards, particularly Vols. 1, 8, 10, and 13 (text illegible, Vols. 8 and 10); boards and text-blocks warped, likely from shelfwear, particularly Vols. 3, 8-10, 13; illustrations protected by tissue guards; age-toning to text-blocks and endpapers; interiors clean; NOTES ON INDIVIDUAL VOLUMES: VOL. 1 [pub. April 1864; boards shaken, binding barely intact, ffep missing, title page and associated tissue guard loose, pp. 271-272 and bfep loose, back paste-down missing (back board visible); ex libris bookplate to first blank page], VOL. 2 [pub. July 1894; brown liquid staining to top half of spine, boards, and text-block; boards warped (likely from liquid damage); brown staining to top of back endpapers at gutter; uncut pages torn apart, pp. 330-331, 346-351 (text legible)], VOL. 3 [pub. October 1894], VOL. 4 [pub. January 1895; back board and bfep shaken, binding intact, brown residue visible at gutter, likely from aged paste], VOL. 5 [pub. April 1895], VOL. 6 [pub. July 1895; head of spine chipped off], VOL. 7 [pub. October 1895; middle of top edge of front board rubbed down to board], VOL. 8 [pub. January 1896; top corner of front board and middle of top edge of back board rubbed down to board; red staining to bottom right-hand corner of front board]; VOL. 9 [pub. April 1896; top edge of front board rubbed down to board in two spots; back turn-in frayed and separated from board, back paste-down intact], VOL. 10 [pub. July 1896], VOL. 11 [pub. October 1896; ffep creased at gutter], VOL. 12 [pub. January 1897; soiling to spine], VOL. 13 [pub. April 1897; front board and ffep separated from spine at gutter]; Vols. 1-2 pub. by Mathews & Lane; Vols. 3-13 pub. by John Lane, The Bodley Head; shelved Aisle D, above Espionage & Terrorism.
Austin: Published for the American Folklore Society by the Universityof Texas PRess, 1969. Octavo; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue and black with white print; DJ has edgewear, slight tears across top edge, price-clipped; Boards in blue cloth with gold and black print, mild bump to front top right corner, mild wear to spine caps, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock has name in ink on front endpapers, pen and pencil marginal checks throughout; xii, 228 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 AUTHOR 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.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1960. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Blue spine with black text; DJ with mylar exterior, moderate edgewear/slight open tears on upper and lower spine; Boards strong, minor rubbing to corners; Textblock has very small marks on exterior head, otherwise clean; 161pp.
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.
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.
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.
New York: Barnes & Nobel, Inc. 1966-1968. Reprint Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; white and brown sun toned spine, white and brown lettering; volume 9 without dust jacket; all volumes' dust jackets have general shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, chipping on spine head edges, open tears on some head fore corners, sun toning around edges and on spines; all volumes' boards strong, minor edgewear, minor rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, spines sun toned, interiors age toned, ex-library inserts on rear pastedowns; all volumes' text blocks age toned; volume 1 dust jacket has closed tear on front tail edge, closed tears on rear tail edge, chipping on spine tail edge, soiling on spine; volume 1 boards have penned signature on front end paper; volume 1 text block has occasional pen marks; volume 2 boards have penned text on rear pastedown; volume 2 text block has occasional pen marks, light soiling on exterior fore edge; volume 3 dust jacket has soiling on rear, light soiling on spine; volume 4 dust jacket has chipping on spine tail edge, folding on interior front flap head corner, light soiling on spine; volume 4 boards have penned signature on front end paper; volume 4 text block has penning throughout, damp staining on exterior head edge, small pen marks on exterior fore and tail edges; volume 5 dust jacket has closed tear on spine, small closed tears on rear head edge, damp staining on spine; volume 5 text block page 73 cut improperly and has significant folding; volume 6 dust jacket has closed tears on front edges and rear head edge, open tear on spine tail edge, open tears on all fore corners, small closed tear on rear interior flap; volume 6 boards have penned signature on front end paper; volume 6 text block has occasional penning, damp staining on exterior head edge; volume 7 dust jacket has closed tears on front hinge head edge, front head fore corner; volume 7 boards have penned signature on front end paper; volume 8 dust jacket has open tear on spine head edge, small closed tears on spine tail edge, closed tear on rear tail fore corner; volume 8 boards have light bumping on spine tail edge; volume 8 text block has occasional penning, light soiling spot on exterior fore edge; volume 9 boards have light bumping on spine tail edge; volume 10 dust jacket has large closed tear on front head edge, small closed tears on front tail edge and rear head edge, small tears on interior flap head edges; volume 10 text block has occasional penning; volume 11 dust jacket has large open tears on front hinge edges, large open tears on head fore corners, small open tears on tail fore corners, small closed tears on rear head edge, closed tears on fore edges, general soiling and damp staining; volume 11 boards have bumping on spine tail edge, penned signature on front end paper; volume 11 text block has occasional penning, soiling on exterior head and fore edges; 11 volumes; Volume 1 - The Age of Romance: From the Beginnings to the Renaissance; Volume 2 - The Elizabethan Age and After; Volume 3 - The Later Romances and the Establishment of Realism; Volume 4 - Intellectual Realism: From Richardson to Sterne; Volume 5 - The Novel of Sentiment and the Gothic Romance; Volume 6 - Edgeworth, Austen, Scott; Volume 7 - The Age of Dickens and Thackeray; Volume 8 - From the Bronte's to Meredith: Romanticism in the English Novel; Volume 9 - The Day Before Yesterday; Volume 10 - Yesterday; Volume 11 - Yesterday and After [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
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.
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.
New York: Clarkson N. Potter Inc. 1970. Second. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Green spine with silver text; Second edition, fifth printing; Boards have slight smudges and rubbed edges, otherwise clean; Textblocks are age toned and foxing; 2 Volume set; pp 1512. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.
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.
Norfolk: New Directions, 1939. Second. Octavo; G/no-DJ; sunned blue spine with gold text; boards are strong with moderate fading, staining to edges of front cover, sunning to spine, bumping and fraying to corners, rubbing and chipping along spine; textblock has light age-toning to paste-downs and free-end papers, general textblock clean and bright; contributors Vladimir Dixon and G. V. L. Slingsby are both believed to be pseudonyms of James Joyce, who wrote their contributions to this collection of critical essays on his novel Finnegan's Wake because he wanted negative commentary as well as positive. G. V. L. Slingsby may also be the pseudonym of an anonymous female journalist who was commissioned by Sylvia Beach to contribute to the collection. 194pp.
New York: Grolier Club, 2004. Limited First Edition. thin softcover 8vo., 54 pp., VG; blue and yellow striped matte paper wrapper, no lettering to spine; white title block with black lettering and motif to front cover; mild rubbing to covers of wrapper, small tear with slight superficial material loss to back cover; mild rubbing to edges of wrapper, including head and tail of spine, predominately bottom edge; very mild shelfwear to text-block; interior clean; pub. 2004, limited printing of 1,500 copies stated to copyright page; contains four (4) black and white plates; catalogue of Woolf's works published by Hogarth Press, the publishing house owned by Virginia and her husband Leonard; shelved Case 0.