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London: J. Murray, 1814. First Edition. 12mo; 128 pages; Poor; Bound in brown leather; Boards completely detached from spine, rubbing to corners, tail edge of spine missing, cracking to spine, open tear along head edge of spine; Textblock has light age toning, writing in pencil on verso of front endpaper; RWO.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1918. Octavo; G+; light greenish gray spine with dark green text; no jacket; cloth exterior shows slight shelf wear; light wear to corners; mild lean to spine; text block exterior edges have age toned modestly; deckled fore and tail edges; endpapers slightly toned; frontispiece; slight defect to gutter to pp 118-119 and 214-215; interior lightly toned; pp 262.
Seoul: The Mun Won Publishing Co., 1961. Second edition. Octavo; 2nd edition; G/Fair+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, red with white print; DJ has edgewear with small tears at spine ends and flap corners, scratching on rear, age toning, smudging/shelfwear; Boards in red paper with white print, light wear to spine caps and corners, scratching on rear, else clean and strong; Text block has tanning to endpapers, smudging and creasing to contents pages, else clean and tight; Text of first part in English, text of second part in Korean and English; 128 pages.
Boston / New York: The Atlantic Monthly Press, 1985. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 130 pages; VG-/VG-; blue spine with white and greenish lettering; dust jacket protected by mylar covering, price uncut '$3.95', discoloration on jacket spine due to gentle shelfwear; couple pen markings within text, signed flat by Stanley Kunitz with dated inscription in a different hand; shelved poetry.
New York: George Sully, 1933. First Edition, First Printing. 16mo; 21 pages; VG/G; spine beige with no text; book protected with mylar bag; some shelfwear to dust jacket, including chipping to bottom fore edge corners and head and tail of spine, as well as a very large closed tear across the entire front cover; textblock clean but fragile; inscribed by Sully on ffep reading "Yours Sincerely George Sully July 3-1933"; shelved Poetry.
Columbia, MD: Howard County Poetry and Literature Society, 1994. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; viii, 81 pages; VG; spine grey with purple text; mild shelfwear to covers, some creasing to front hinge, and a small blue ink mark on the rear cover; textblock clean; signed by Lucille Clifton, Roland Flint, Carolyn Kizer, Linda Pastan, and Reed Whittemore on their respective spreads, some flat, some dated November 1994; limitation page unnumerated; shelved Poetry.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1985. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, xxx, , 297 pagers; VG/VG; spine green/white/blue stripes, white and green titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut, very mild wear and rubbing, minuscule partial hole to center of front cover, with green showing white; signed flat on the title page by both Gregory Orr and Stanley Kunitz; scarce signed by either; shelved case 0.
Oxford, London, New York: Oxford University Press, 1984. Octavo; VG-/VG-; burgundy spine with yellow and white text; dust jacket exterior shows mild wear; cloth exterior has lightly sunned edges; good binding; straight boards; textblock exterior edges shows slight foxing; former owner's name to ffep; interior clean; pp 447.
Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo, & Co., 1850. Octavo; Milton's works 170 pages, Young's works 208 pages, Gray's works 47 pages, Beattie's works 23 pages, Collin's works 19 pages; G+; Bound in brown leather with gilt lettering on black spine label; Patterned textblock and endpapers; Rubbing to corners and along edges, splitting at head edge of front joint, wear along joints, wear to spine ridges, tearing to front cover near fore edge; Textblock has foxing to pages, previous owner's name in pen on second page, slight creasing to pages, writing in pencil on fourth page; RWO.
London: T Benoley, 1799. 2 Volumes; Octavos; 424/446 pages; Volume 1 Fair, Volume 2 G-; Bound in brown leather with gilt lettering on spine, Bumping and rubbing to corners, moderate shelfwear, splitting along rear joints, volume 1 front board fully detached, chipping along spine edges, head edge of spine missing, Volume 2 has splitting along front joint; Textblocks have age toning and foxing to pages, bookplates on front endpapers, Volume 1 has darker toning on title page; RWO.
London: Jonathan Cape, 1929/1934. First UK Editions, FIrst Printings. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG/VG-; spines beige with red and green leaves, black titling; dust jackets protected with mylar coverings, prices uncut '21s. net', some shelfwear and rubbing, chipping to heads and tails of spines, scratching and minor discoloration to spines; bookplates to front pastedowns; foxing to edges of text blocks; Volume 1 with ANS loose within by Florence Ayscough in purple ink, dated 1929, written in English and Chinese. With three horizontal creases, minor wear. Offsetting to ffep caused by ANS; Volume 2 with ANS loose within by Florence Ayscough in purple ink, dated 1934 'to go with the volume you already have'; shelved case 0.
Oregon, New York City: Intrepid Trips [1-6], Penguin , 1974-2003. First editions, first printings except volume 1, second printing. 7 Octavos; VG- to VG; Paper wraps; Some volumes have scuffing to the wraps, bumping at the corners; Some creasing to the spines; Exterior of the text blocks toned; Interiors clean; Shelved case 2.
Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1854. 12mo; 7 volumes; G; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print on dark brown banner, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, light wear to spine caps and corners, light amount of scuffing/scratches, small stain to front of v. 7 and rear of v. 6, else light peripheral toning and spotty blemishes; Text blocks have marbled edges and endpapers, names in ink on front endpapers, foxing to endpapers, else generally clean and tight unless otherwise noted below; CONTENTS: Vol. I. (cracked front hinge, foxing to frontispiece) xl, 384 pages, frontispiece (port.) — Vol. II. x, 406 pages — Vol. III. x, 341 pages — Vol. IV. xii, 367 pages — Vol. V. vi, 366 pages — Vol. VI. 371 pages — Vol. VII. 414 pages. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. Shelved in Locked Annex Area, Column B.
London: William Heinemann, 1929. 1929 Reprint. Quarto, 134 pages; VG-; full contemporary blue and gilt publisher's cloth binding; spine with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear and scuffing; corners slightly bumped; mild sunning to spine; some wear to crown and tail of spine; binding slightly shaken; previous owner's name at half title; contains full color tipped-in plates; pages clean; TB consignment; shelved Case 14.
D. A. Talboys: Oxon, 1838. New Edition. Octavo; 850 pages; G; 3/4 bound in brown leather with patterned paper boards and gilt lettering on ridged spine; Rubbing to bottom corners, rubbing along edges, wear along joints, splitting to rear joint at head edge, half of spine label missing, cracking to spine leather; Textblock has age toning and foxing to pages, bookplate on front pastedown, splitting to interior hinges; Text in latin; RWO.
London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1909. Second Trade Edition, First Printing. Quarto, unpaginated; VG-; full publisher's maroon and gilt cloth binding; spine with rubbed gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear and scuffing; corners bumped; crown and tail of spine missing; spine slightly cocked; contains full color tipped-in plates; pages clean; TB consignment; shelved Case 14.
London: Hodder and Stoughton, n.d. . First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, unpaginated; VG-; full binding in publisher's green cloth, with extensive gilt stamping; spine with gilt lettering and extensive gilt design; some mild shelfwear and scuffing; front joint starting; white endpapers with extensive gilt design of bells; 28 full-page color illustrations by Edmund Dulac; each illustration accompanied by printed tissue-guards; pages clean; TB consignment; shelved Case 14.
London: Hodder and Stoughton, [n.d., 1908]. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 143 pages; G+; full green and gilt publisher's cloth binding; spine with gilt lettering and design; boards protected with a mylar wrapper; mild shelf wear and soiling; corners slightly bumped; some light-colored spots to spine; rebacked, with original cloth retained, and repairs to joints; mild age-toning and foxing throughout; contains all 40 tipped-in full color plates; TB consignment; shelved Case 14.
New York: Hodder and Stoughton, [n.d., 1913]. Limited Edition, #9/250. Quarto, unpaginated; VG; full vellum binding with blue and gilt lettering and design; spine with gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear and scuffing; boards slightly bowed; mild wear to crown and tail of spine; upper edge gilt; hand-numbered 9 and signed flat by Bull at limitations page; all tipped-in full color plates present; pages clean; TB consignment; shelved Case 14.
Norman, OK: The University of Oklahoma Press, 1979. First Edition Thus, First Printing. Quarto, liii pages, 1024 pages; VG; full gray buckram binding; spine with black cloth label, with gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear and scuffing; contains black and white photo facsimile of manuscript and facing English text; pages clean; shelved above Case 12.
Firenze (Florence): G. Barbera, 1887. 1887 Reprint. 16mo, 659 pages; VG-; 19th century half maroon red leather rebinding, boards in brown and yellow marbled paper; spine paneled, with gilt lettering in second panel and date at tail of spine; mild shelf wear and scuffing; corners slightly bumped; some wear to crown of spine; upper edge gilt; engraved frontispiece; all text in Italian; very mild pencil marks throughout; shelved Case 3.
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.
Charlottesville, VA: Artist's Proof Editions, 2012. Limited Edition, #11/100. Octavo, 41 pages; VG; full ecru linen binding; spine unmarked; protected with a mylar wrapper; signed flat at title page by Mary-Sherman Willis; contains black and white illustrations; hand-numbered 11 and initialed at back pastedown by Colin Willis; pages clean; shelved Case 0.
Paris: Limited Editions Club, 1940. Limited Edition, #88/1500. Octavo, xv pages, 273 pages; G+; softcover; full blue paper binding; spine blue with brown lettering; some shelf wear and soiling; corners bumped; crown and tail of spine missing; brown age-toning to spine; binding shaken; some foxing throughout textblock; contains black and white illustrations; pages clean; stamped number 88 at colophon; preface in French and English, all other text in French else colophon in English; shelved Front Case.
New York: Harcourt, Brace, and Company, 1950. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, xxix, 676 pages; VG/G+; green and brown spine with black and white text; dust jacket protected with mylar; price unclipped '$6.00'; dust jacket features some chipping, creasing, and multiple closed tears, most notably an inch-long closed tear along the front cover fore edge flap corner and large chip at the head of the spine; aged tape and adhesive residue along the inside edge of spine chip; light fraying at head of binding likely due to aforementioned dust jacket chip; webbing visible at gutter of pages 4/5; signed flat by Sandburg on ffep; shelved case 1.
Stuttgart: Walter Hadecke Verlag, 1922. 187/250. Octavo; G+; black spine with gilt text to red block; in one volume; leather binding; raised bands to spine; slight scuffing to exterior, mostly to spine; some rubbing to edges; tight binding; strong boards; text block exterior head edge gilt; fore and tail edges have slightly age toned; interior pages very good; fold out at rear; limited, numbered copies; this is 187 of 250; ribbon marker; pp 414; text in German NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to 7's Ephemera section.
Boston: David R. Godine, Publisher, 1983. First Edition. Booklet [5.5 x 9]; G/paperback; ivory beige spine with black text; stated first edition; covers have modest sunning; small chips to spine edges; slight edge wear otherwise; binding good; textblock has very mild tone; pp 52 NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 14, in Netdesk office.
New York: Twayne Publishers, 1949. Small Octavo; G+/fair; dark beige spine with maroon text; dust jacket shows noticeable wear; some chips to edges; slight, general age toning to exterior; light ink to flaps; mylar wrap to jacket; cloth exterior has mild wear; slight edge wear; previous owner's information to front pastedown; newspaper clipping laid in to rear endpaper; light offsetting to rear endpapers; good, intact binding; textblock mildly toned; few notations to inside; pp 88; signed by author.
Francestown: The Golden Quill Press, 1974. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, cream with blue print; DJ has light edgewear, small sticker on front, slight smudging/shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean and tight; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; 256 pages.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1916. Octavo; 174 pages; Bound in brown cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front cover; Binding shaken, bumping and rubbing to corners, bending and fraying along spine edges, rubbing along joints and edges; Textblock has age toning to pages, gift inscription on front endpaper, foxing to some pages; RWO.
London: Hodder and Stoughton, n.d. . Quarto, unpaginated; VG-; in publisher's green cloth, gilt stamping and gilt lettering on front board and spine; some mild shelfwear and rubbing, light toning to spine; colophon reads "Printed by Henry Stone and Son, Ltd., Banbury."; 28 full-page color illustrations by Edmund Dulac; each illustration accompanied by printed tissue-guards; gutter slightly open at 'The Raven' with accompanying plate detached but present; some weakening to gutters at signature breaks; leaflet for an exhibition to be held at The Leicester Galleries from November 23rd until Christmas, 1912 loose within; ST consignment; shelved case 14.
Cranbury, London, Mississauga: Associated University Presses, 1989. Octavo; VG-/G; grayish beige spine with black text; dust jacket exterior has mild shelf wear; minor edge wear; creased front flap; cloth exterior shows minimal wear; tight binding; strong boards; textblock exterior edges have minimal wear; interior clean; illustrated; pp 717.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1929. Octavo; G/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with black print; DJ in mylar, edgewear with small tears at spine ends and flap corners, toning to spine, peripheral toning, small surface tears on spine and front fore edge; Boards in grey cloth with grey and green print, toning to spine, peripheral toning, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has grey tinted top edge, bookplates on front pastedown, else clean and tight; xxxvii, 279 pages, frontispiece (b&w) + miniature pamphlet laid in (The Legends of the Eight Immortals (Chinese Classics in Miniature) / Kuan Yin; Quon-Quon Company, Los Angeles, 1944) Shelved in Netdesk office, on wraparound bookshelf to the right of the first 15's Ephemera sections.
New York and London: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1937. First Edition. 10mo; G+; 1/4 bound black spine with no discernible text; first edition with F-M (June, 1937) designation to copyright page; no jacket; cloth shows mild sunning to spine and edges; tight binding; strong boards; textblock has modestly age toned; deckled fore edge; some offsetting to endpapers;.
Garden City NY: Doubleday Doran and Company, Inc., 1935. Reprinted. 12mo; G+; navy blue spine with gilt text; reprinted; no jacket; cloth exterior has mild, faint smudges; minor bumping to corners; slight edge wear otherwise; tight binding; straight boards; text block exterior head edge colored blue; other edges have slightly age toned; some shadow toning to endpapers; light damp stain to rear endpaper fore edge; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; minor, sparse ink to p 2; otherwise light interior tone; pp 125; signed by author.
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1885? Octavo; 477 pages; G-; Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering and detailing; Gilt Textblock; Boards have rubbing to corners, bending and tearing along spine edges, cocking to spine; Textblock has bookplate and sticker on front pastedown, ink stamp on front endpaper, slight foxing to some pages, slight age toning; RWO.
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1883. Octavo; 442 pages; G+; Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering and detailing; gilt textblock; Boards strong, rubbing to corners and along edges, bending along spine edges; Textblock has bookplate on front pastedown, ink stamp and gift inscription on front endpaper, slight foxing to some pages; RWO.
New York: Thomas Y. Cromwell, 1880s? Octavo; 715 pages; G; Bound in Green cloth with Gilt lettering and detailing; Boards shaken, rubbing to corners, bending along spine edges; Textblock has bookplate on front pastedown, ink stamp on front endpaper, split hinge along title page, age toning to pages; RWO.
New York: Thomas Y. Cromwell, 1880. Octavo; 594 pages; G-; Bound in red cloth with gilt lettering and detailing; gilt textblock; Boards shaken, rubbing to corners and edges, bending along spine edges; Textblock has title page detached from binding, bookplate and sticker on front pastedown, ink stamp on dedication page, scratching along edges; RWO.
Wausau: The Philosopher Press, 1902. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; 39 pages; G+/G+; Brown spine with no text; Dustjacket protected by covering, slight chipping along head edge, bending along head edge; Boards strong, slight bumping to corners, slight bending along spine edges; Textblock has deckled edges; First Edition Limited to 527 copies; RWO.