London: T. and W. Boone, 1832. Octavo; Fair-; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print on red banner, raised bands; Boards half bound with green leather to spine and corners and marble paper to boards, toning to spine, wear to spine caps and corners, tear to front hinge almost its entire length, mild scuffing to leather, rubbing/shelfwear to paper; Text block has foxing to endpapers, cracked hinges front and rear, occasional foxing within; Lacks author statement, variously attributed to John Thomas (1810 or 11-1883) or Richard MacDonald Caunter (1798-1879); 316 pages.
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London: Office of the National Illustrated Library. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Ex-library; Spine, tan with gold print; Boards in green cloth with embossed design, peripheral toning and toning to spine, wear to corners and spine caps, small blemishes on front; Text block has gilt top edge, penciled library name on front flyleaf, cracked rear hinge, else clean and tight; vii, 312 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
Edinburgh: Ballantyne and co., 1831. Long Octavo, 442 pages. In Good minus condition. Spine is brown with gilt lettering and brown tape along the bottom and top. Boards have rubbing, chipping, shelf wear, and bumping to corners. Text block has the first front end paper to the page before page 1 loose from binding, three library stickers on the front paste down, some pencil writing on the end papers, and a small memo paper paperclipped to the first front end paper. NOTE: Shelved in Room A.
New York: Burt Franklin. Reprint of 1890 edition. Octavo; VG/ Hardcover; Brown spines with gold text; the 2 volumes are in uniform condition; Boards are slightly shelf worn but have solid binding; Text blocks are mostly clean, save for a few minor markings along the exterior edges, interiors are otherwise clean; 351p.(Vol.1); 685p.(Vol.2) Oversized listing. Please contact seller for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. NOTE: Shelved in Room X, Case #5.1-3.
n.p. n. publ. 1845. Octavo; fair; 1/2 bound black leather spine with gilt text; bound periodicals in one book; scratched marbled boards; some rubbing wear to edges; straight boards; no jacket; textblock exterior edges have age toned modestly; marbled endpapers; three plates at front; previous owner's name to first plate; three closed chips to second plate; interior pages have some foxing; slight cracking to gutter to pp 478-479; illustrated; few plates with tissue guard; pp 480.
Leipzig: Bernard Tauchnitz, 1868-1880. 18mo; 5 volumes; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spines, brown with gold print; Boards quarter bound with brown leather to spines and corners, marbled paper to boards, wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear to paper, light scuffing to leather; Textblocks have red-speckled edges, owner label on front pastedown, stains from leather edges on endpapers; CONTENTS [note: series "No." taken from Complete catalogue of the Tauchnitz Edition of British and American authors, Leipzig, 1905): Friends in Council : a series of readings and discourse thereon : in two volumes. Vol. I [No. 1303] / Sir Arthur Helps. (1873; cracked front hinge, foxing throughout; 263 pages) — A Cruise Upon Wheels : the chronicle of some autumn wanderings among the deserted post-roads of France : in two volumes. Vol. II [No. 1447] / Charles Allston Collins. (1874; surface tear to paper on rear; foxing to endpapers, age-toning to paper; 288 pages) — Two French Marriages : in two volumes. Vol. I (Collection of British Authors, vol. 991) [No. 991] / Mrs. C. Jenkin. (1868; penciled name on front flyleaf, foxing throughout; 299 pages) — A Poetry-Book of Songs and Sonnets, Odes and Idylls. Second Series, From the End of the Eighteenth Century to the Present Time [No. 1751] / Amelia B. Edwards [editor] (1878; foxing to endpapers, age-toning to paper; “A Poetry Book II”— spine; x, 334 pages) — Mrs. Denys of Cote : in two volumes. Vol. II [No. 1904] / Holme Lee (1880; foxing to endpapers, age-toning to paper; 296 pages).
New York: Sheldon and Company, 1872. First Thus. Octavo, 864 pages; VG-; three-quarter calf binding, boards in blue and brown marbled paper; spine with black label with gilt lettering; some shelf wear and soiling; all leather scuffed, with leather rust; corners bumped; mild wear to crown and tail of spine; decorative brown speckling to all edges of textblock; pages clean; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, Case #5.
New York: The German Publication Society, 1913-1914. Patrons' edition. Octavo; 20 volumes; Patrons' edition; G; Ex-library; Hardcover; Octavo; 20 volumes; G; Ex-library; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands; Boards half bound with brown leather to spine and corners and pink cloth to boards, mild wear to spine caps, hinges and corners, else clean and tight; Text blocks have gilt top edge, library stamp on front flyleaf and title page, name in ink on front pastedown, uncut pages, may have library date stamps on rear flyleaf, clean and tight unless otherwise noted below; Frontispiece (color) in each volume and illustrated (b&w and sepia plates); CONTENTS: Vol. I. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (cracked front hinge; 497 pages) — Vol. II. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (505 pages) — Vol. III. Friedrich von Schiller (frayed top fore corners; 517 pages) — Vol. IV. Jean Paul … et al. (long tear to rear hinge; 498 pages) — Vol. V. Friedrich Schleiermacher … et al. (502 pages) — Vol. VI. Heinrich Heine, Franz Grillparzer, Ludwig van Beethoven (488 pages) — Vol. VII. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel … et al. (528 pages) — Vol. VIII. Berthold Auerbach … et al. (477 pages) — Vol. IX. Friedrich Hebbel, Otto Ludwig (528 pages) — Vol. X. Prince Otto von Bismarck, Count Helmuth von Moltke, Ferdinand Lassalle (tear at top of front hinge; 520 pages) — Vol. XI. Friedrich Spielhagen, Theodor Storm, Wilhelm Raabe (540 pages) — Vol. XII. Gustav Freytag, Theodor Fontane (503 pages) — Vol. XIII. Paul Heyse, Joseph Victor von Scheffel, Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach, Heinrich Seidel (490 pages) — Vol. XIV. Gottfried Keller, Conrad Ferdinand Meyer, Joseph Victor Widmann, Carl Spitteler (515 pages) — Vol. XV. Arthur Schopenhauer, Richard Wagner, Friedrich Nietzsche, Emperor William II (524 pages) — Vol. XVI. Adolf Wilbrandt, Ludwig Anzengruber, Peter Rosegger, Karl Schönherr (479 pages) — Vol. XVII. Ernst von Wildenbruch … et al. (scuffing to spine; 527 pages) — Vol. XVIII. Gerhart Hauptmann … et al. (485 pages) — Vol. XIX. Helene Böhlau … et al. (tearing to rear hinge; 492 pages) — Vol. XX. Jakob Wassermann … et al. (498 pages). SHELVED IN AISLE 10 [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].
Boston: Carter, Hendee and Co., 1833. First edition. Small, thin octavo in dark green hardcovers; VG; boards show some soiling and moderate shelf wear; end pages heavily foxed and discolored; inscriptions on front end page; paper slightly faded with occasional stained of foxed pages; pp. 96; shelved in Case 0.
New York: Samuel Hueston, 1854. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 505 pages; VG-; contemporary full calf binding, with extensive gold tooled design; spine paneled, with gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear and soiling; corners bumped; mild wear to crown and tail of spine; all edges gilt; mild age-toning to textblock; contains black and white engraved illustrations; pages clean; shelved Front Case.
London: Kegan Paul, Trench, & Co., 1883. First Edition. Octavo; xix, 325 pages; Very Good Minus; half binding in burgundy leather and paper boards with gilt lettering and decoration; mild shelfwear, including scuffing along spine and edges; some separation of front and rear boards from gutters; gilt to top edge of textblock; shelved Front Case.
Mount Vernon: The Peter pauper Press, n.d. 10mo; pp 59; G-; blue spine with gilt text to paper label; no jacket; cloth has modestly sunned exterior, mostly to spine; slight smudges to rear; small chip to spine head edge; label with illustration to front; sturdy boards; text block shows lightly age toned exterior edges; interior lightly toned; illustrated; previous owner's name to ffep; slight writing to verso of ffep; good binding;.
New York: New York Public Library, Aralia Press, 1996. Limited edition. Octavo; Limited edition, 210 copies; VG; Hardcover; Portfolio spine, black without print; Boards in black cloth with red print on paper title label, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 12 unnumbered, unbound folded sheets.
London: N. Conant, 1777. Second Edition. Octavo; pp 208; G; dark brown spine with gilt text; no jacket; possibly rebound; cloth shows slight sunning to spine; rubbed edges; modest shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has ex-library stamped markings to title page; some foxing inside; previous owner's name to front pastedown and ffep; small chip to title page at head edge; interior slightly toned;.
Prato: Nella Stamperia Vestri, 1830. 10mo, 195 pages; G-; quarter bound in dark green leather; spine with gilt text; gilt rules to spine; marbled boards; noticeable wear to edges and corners; sturdy boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; interior shows slight foxing throughout; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; previous owner's name to ffep; Italian text; shelved Front Case.
London: George C. Harrap & Co. Ltd, ca. 1909. Soft covers quarto rebound in dark brown embossed suede with sturdy, clean brown casing; VG; covers with moderate soiling and slightly frayed around edges; binding strong; deckle edges; paper discolored; front and end pages beautifully illustrated; tipped-in illustrations with adjacent poem framed in brown color; each page number illustrated on individual pages; pp. 75; SEE ALL 6 IMAGES FOR DETAILS. SOME ECOMMERCE SITES HAVE IMAGE CAPS, SO IF YOU DON'T SEE ALL 6 IMAGES, CONTACT SELLER FOR MORE INFORMATION DC consignment. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, Case #2.
Barcelona: Tipografia, 1907. Octavo; Good condition hardcover; Spine, tan without print; Boards in marbled paper with grey cloth, spine faded to tan, title on typed label on front cover, mild wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear; Text block has glue stains on endpapers, penciled note on inside of front flyleaf, clean text; “Edicion conforme al codice del Escorial”; Text in Spanish; 52 pages, folded b&w plate. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, Case #2 - New Ephemera Box #2.
Miami: Editorial Cubana, 1993. Facsimile Edition. Octavo; VG; pp 222; brown spine with gilt text; facsimile reprint; no jacket; cloth shows mild exterior wear; minor dings to spine edges; strong boards; text block exterior edges have slight toning; tight binding; interior clean; illustrated; text in Spanish.
Edinburgh: James Nichol, 1893. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in red leather, toning to spine, wear to spine caps, edges, and hinges, stains to leather, mild scratches, shelfwear; Text block has marbled edges and endpapers, cracked front hinge, bookplate on front pastedown, penciled notation on rear endpapers, significant foxing throughout; xxxiii, 386 pages.
Buffalo, NY: Hungarian Cultural Foundation, 1969. Octavo; VG-; red spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows slight exterior wear; lightly sun faded spine; some whitish spots to rear; mildly cocked spine; text block exterior edges have light foxing; cracked front hinge; interior unmarked; illustrated; pp 491.
Philadelphia: Conrad and Co., 1807. First Edition. 12mo in brown moire leather boards with six-band spine; small burgundy band on spine; VG; boards show some soiling on the back, and general shelf wear; binding strong; open gutter in front; inscription and previous owner's label on ffep; paper heavily discolored; text in very fine print; tiny occasional pencil mark on margin; edges dusty; pp. 295; this is a translation of a thirteenth and fourteenth century text in Latin; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
Londini: Black, Young et Young, 1830. Octavo; G-; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands; Boards half bound with leather to spine and corners and marbled paper to boards, wear to spine caps, corners, and hinges with long tear to rear hinge, light rubbing to paper; Text block has has gilt top edge, marbled endpapers, cracked hinges front and rear, light foxing to initial and final pages, else clean and tight; Preface in Latin, text in Ancient Greek; xxxi, 766, 162 pages.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1953. First Edition. Octavo, xii, 895 pages; VG/VG-; Bottom half of spine is banded grey, red and beige with alternating red and white lettering, top half is graphic of same colors; Price clipped; Dustjacket has a chip at bottom left of the front cover and bottom center of the back cover, with minor chipping and wear along the top edge, and moderate age-toning; The boards show minor wear to the head of the spine; The textblock has light even age-toning throughout; Aiken's inscription appears on the ffep: "For David Tipton / from Conrad Aiken / Brewster 1970"; CX Consignment; Shelved case 0.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935. First US Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 40 pages; VG-/VG-; spine tan, with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and soiling; small chips missing at corners of flap folds; small chips missing at crow and tail of jacket spine; price uncut '$1.25'; some age-toning and foxing throughout; pages clean; shelved below Front Counter.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1923. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 75 pages; VG-; contemporary full yellow and gray decorated paper binding; spine with age-toned label with black lettering; covers protected with a mylar wrapper; mild shelf wear and scuffing; crown of spine missing; some age-toning to spine; upper edge of textblock dyed navy; some foxing to fore-edges; mild foxing to front endpapers and up to page 3; no marginalia or underlining; CX consignment; shelved Case 0.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1923. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 75 pages. In Good condition. Bound in patterned paper with black text on brown paper spine label. Boards have chipping to head edge of spine, spine partially missing from tail edge, sunning to spine, rubbing to corners exposing boards, and bumping to corners. Textblock has light age toning. Shelved Room A.
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. First Edition. Octavo, 151 pages; VG/VG; Light blue green spine with black lettering; Dustjacket has slight age-toning along top edge of front cover and along spine, with mild wear to head of spine; Boards have mild wear to head and tail of spine; Textblock has sporadic foxing to interior and along fore- and bottom edges; CX consignment; Shelved in case 0.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1921. First Edition. Small Octavo, 80 pages; VG; Grey wave graphic design on brown, with brown paper label and black lettering; Book boards show mild edgewear to bottom of covers and along hinges of spine, mild age-toning along the spine, and minimal wear to orange paper labels on front and back covers; The textblock has mild age-toning to deckled bottom and fore-edge; Ex libris of former owner "Groff Conklin" appears on front pastedown; Inscription from Aiken is written on ffep: "For William Van Keuren / from Conrad Aiken / January . 1940 ."; CX consignment; Shelved in case 0.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. Limited; #75/200. Octavo, xiii, 359 pages; VG-; Faded green cloth with gilt lettering; Book is housed in a fair slipcase, with loose top edge; book boards show slight soiling to front cover, the spine has minor fading, there is slight wear to the head and tail of the spine and corners; Textblock shows light even age-toning throughout, and the last two-thirds remain largely uncut; Aiken's signature appears on the limitation page, which notes that this is number 75 of 200 printed copies; ; CX consignment; Shelved in Case 0.
London: Printed by W. Bowyer and J. Nichols: and sold by J. Dodsley, 1772. First Collected Edition. Quarto, xi, , 380 pages. In Very Good condition. Bound in contemporary polished calf. Paneled spine with gilt stamping, morocco label and gilt titling. Hinges elegantly repaired, with new head and tail bands. Some scuffing and shelf wear to boards. Top edge of text block dyed black. Bookplate removed from front pastedown. Mezzotint portrait present. Text block shows mild general foxing. Name of John Atkinson in ink on half-title of 'The Pleasures of Imagination.' Shelved in Case 0.
Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1887. Household edition. Octavo; Household edition; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print on red banner, raised bands; Boards half bound with brown leather to spine and corners, marbled paper to boards, light wear to corners, hinges, bottom edges, slight stains to leather on front, front and spine leather seem to be lighter shade than leather on rear; Text block has marbled edges and endpapers, hinges cracked front and rear, else clean and tight, age-toning to paper; viii, 286 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w). NOTE: Shelved in Room X, Case #5.2.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1922. Quarto, 103 pages. In Good plus condition. Quarter bound in tan cloth with green paper boards, green cloth corners, and black text on paper spine label. Boards have bumping to corners, bending to spine edges, fraying to spine edges, and exposed boards along edges. Textblock has moderate toning to endpapers. Signed by illustrator on second leaf. Shelved Room A.
London: George G. Harrap & Co., 1916. Octavo, 161 pages. In Good Condition with Good minus Dust Jacket in mylar covering. Spine is tan with dark brown lettering. Dust jacket has minor bumping to corners and tearing of varying degrees along the edges, mainly along the top edge. A portion of the top of the dust jacket spine is ripped off, along with a smaller portion of the bottom. Boards have bumping to corners, a small tear along the front cover edge, and minor staining to the back cover. Half title page has a portion of the top cut off. NOTE: Shelved in Locked Annex Area, Column A.
Boston: James R. Osgood, 1871. Early Reprint. 3 Volumes, Quartos. In Very Good minus condition. Bound in green cloth with gilt lettering on spines and front covers. Boards show bending and fraying to spine edges, slight bumping to corners, and mild edge wear and shelf wear. Textblocks have bookplate on front pastedown and writing in pen on front pastedown. Volume I has splitting to front interior hinge. Head edge of textblocks gilt. Shelved Room A Volume I: Inferno 414 pages. Volume II: Purgatorio 410 pages. Volume III: Paradiso 452 pages. 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].
Kanona: Foothills Publishing, 2005. Octavo; VG; Paperback; Spine, sewn binding, black thread; Cover is cream with black print, illustration, clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; unpaged NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, Case #2 - New Ephemera Box #6.
Salvador: Livraria Progresso Editora, Aguiar & Souza, 1959. Quarto; Fair+; Paperback; Spine, tan with black print; Oversize cover has tear to front top edge and rear bottom edge, general edgewear, rubbing/shelfwear, stain on rear fore edge; Text block has light spotting to top edge, unglued from cover at front hinge, tanning to endpapers, intermittent spine breaks; Text in Portuguese with introductions and translations into English, French, and German; unpaged, illustrated (b&w plates). [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.].
Barcelona: Ediciones Experiencia, 2002. First Edition. Small Quarto; G+/paperback; white spine with black text; first edition; covers show slight handling wear; few, minor smudges to exterior; small chip to front head edge; otherwise minor edge wear; French flaps; textblock exterior edges have slight shelf wear; interior pages clean; closed tear to p 37 to fore edge; illustrated; pp 137.
Athens: A & C Papadopoulos & Co., 1992. Oblong Octavo; unpaginated; G/paperback; black spine without text; covers have slight wear to exterior; faux flaps; minor wear to edges; text block has slight wear to edges; interior clean; Greek and English texts; inscribed by author NOTE: Shelved in Aisle 24 with older 15's.
New York: Hurd and Houghton, 1873. 12mo; G; dark green spine with gilt text; no jacket; original publisher's cloth exterior has some rubbing wear; some frays to spine edges; fore corners worn; beveled edges; front and spine decorated with black and gilt; text block has all edges gilt; gift inscriptions to front endpaper; interior pages have some incidental marks; previous bookshop's small sticker to rear pastedown; pp 306.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1975. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white print; DJ has mild edgewear, slight tears to rear top edge and front bottom edge, slight shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in black cloth with gold print, slight shelf wear; Text block clean and tight; xii, 98 pages. NOTE: Shelved in Aisle 24 with older 15's.
Edinburgh: Otto Schulze & Company, n.d. Quarto; VG-; burgundy 1/4 bound spine without text; no jacket; full title: The Noble Birth and Gallant Atchievements of That Remarkable Outlaw Robin Hood Together With A True Account of the Many Merry & Extravagant Exploits He Play'd, in Twelve Several Stories, Newly Collected into One Volume; Part II only; this edition limited to 500 copies; grayish beige stiff board panels shows modest soiling to front and rear; rubbed, worn edges; gilt lettering to front; sturdy boards; text block exterior edges have slight age toning; deckled edges; gift inscription to fep; good binding; slight shadow toning to endpapers; bookplate to front pastedown; illustrated; interior clean; slight cracking to rear hinge; pp 95.
Philadelphia: Hugh Maxwell, 1804. Octavo; Fair+; Hardcover; Spine, brown leather with gold print; Boards are three-quarter bound with brown leather to spine and corners, marbled paper to boards, mild scuffing and wear to leather with slight surface tears at front hinge and corners, slight staining to front top edge, slight shelfwear to paper; Text block has red-speckled edges, cracked font hinge, stains to front endpapers and title page, top portion of dedication page torn away, foxing throughout, initialed in ink on verso of title page; Poetry incorrectly attributed to Anacreon; xvi, 301 pages, frontispieces (ports.).
New York: John Lane Company, 1918. First Edition. Octavo, 82 pages. In Very Good condition, lacking dust jacket. Bound in yellow cloth with dull gilt titling to spine. Some rubbing and soiling to boards. Text block shows some foxing throughout. Inscribed by Anderson "with my most sincere regards" in Columbia, GA, Feb 1 1930. CX Consignment. Shelved in Case 2.
Londres [i.e. Paris?]: 1757. Issue of only 200 copies. 12mo, 3 vols.; G; contemporary leather-covered boards retained, with late 19th century rebacking; spine light paneled leather, with red leather labels with gilt lettering, and gilt design; marked shelf wear and mild soiling; corners of all vols. markedly bumped, with boards exposed; vol. 1 front board literally hanging by a thread; some wear to crown and tail of vol. 1 spine; vol. 1 back joint starting; vol. 2 with board exposed at top of joints; small chip in leather at back board with interior of board exposed; vol. 3 joints starting, with large chips missing at tops of joints; all vols. edges dyed red; all vols. with previous owners' bookplates at front pastedown, vol. 3 with previous owner's bookplate at front free endpaper; vol. 1 with previous bookseller's description pasted at back pastedown, previous bookseller's description loose within, and previous bookseller's description pasted at second back free endpaper; all poem text in English and French facing text, with introductions and notes in French; 14 engraved black and white plates by Hogarth, including 3 fold-outs; pages clean; shelved Case 0.