Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1984. First Edtion. Octavo; First Edition; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, tan with red and black print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright; Boards in grey paper and blue cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine tail, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock has speckled bottom edge, clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the title page; viii, 280 pages.
London, Sydney, Auckland, Toronto: Hodder and Stoughton, 1972. First British edition. Octavo. Good in good- dust jacket. White spine with black and red lettering. Book spine slightly cocked. Moderate rubbing, age-toning, and several small closed tears to dust jacket panels. Covers, binding, text block edges all very good. 284pp.
Evanston: Northwestern University Press, 1996. Octavo; VG/VG-; Burgundy spine with white black text; Dust jacket has slight shelf wear such as lightly rubbed exterior and minor wear along edges, otherwise intact; Cloth has slightly sunned exterior and edges, otherwise panels are sturdy, clean and intact; Text block shows minimal wear with clean pages which have firm, secure binding; pp 301.
London: Andre Deutsch, 1989. First edition. Octavo. VG in VG- dust jacket. Orange spine with black and white lettering. DJ protected in plastic encasement and exhibits only minor shelf-wear. Covers clean, binding intact. Small discoloring smudge to lower corner of text block, otherwise text block edges clean. Owner emboss to the half-title page and final text page. Text of pages age-toned but clean and free of markings. 413pp.
New York, NY: Methuen Inc., 1978. English Translation, First Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. black DJ spine with white author and publisher and title centered between in bold red uppercase. edgewear concentrated at spine tip, tail and panel corners lightly abraded. price-clipped front flap. DJ under clear protective cover. black clothbound with stamped silver titling, lightly sunned khaki boards along thin board edges. ivory text clean, with two ivory semi-glossy sections of b/w images. 242 pp. ISBN# 0458925209.
New York: Random House, Inc., 1994. first. Octavo; VG-/VG; Dark green spine with orange text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has clean and unmarked exterior, sticker on front flap; Boards have strong and clean panels; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges, but otherwise has tight binding and unmarked pages; pp 388. Signed.
New York: Random House, 1994. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, green and gold with tan print; DJ clean and bright, half covered by added DJ promoting movie tie-in with a slight tear to spine; Boards in black paper and black cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight, author's inscription on half-title page; 388 pages.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1921. Early reprint, second printing. Small octavo. Good with no dust jacket. Green spine with gold lettering. Minor shelf-wear to the covers, including a small bump at the fore-edge of each cover. Top corners slightly bumped. Offsetting marks to front and rear free endpaper. Owner name inked to top corner of front pastedown. Binding beginning to crack at gutter of page 86-87. Text block edges clean. Text of pages generally clean and free of markings. 165pp.
New York and London: W. W. Norton, 2014. First edition. Octavo. VG in VG dust jacket. White and red spine with red and white lettering. Top edge of rear dust jacket panel slightly curled. Slight shelf-wear to dust jacket panels. Covers clean, binding strong, text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 242pp.
New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, April 2010. First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition. 8vo. VG+/VG+. b/w pictorial segments illustrate DJ spine with redf and black overlay titling centered above mid-spine, followed by red tipped tail with tiny yellow publisher. jacket front and rear neat and edgewear minor. black cloth HB spine with red metallic lettering, adjacent boards black. binding is intact with clear and excellent textblock and its outer smooth edges. mid-volume gallery of b/w photos and images between pages 214-215. attractive and like new shape. 468 pp. ISBN# 9781416580591.
Jefferson and London: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2004. reprint. Octavo; G+/no-DJ paperback; Black/off-white spine with off-white text; Covers have slightly age toned exterior with light rubbing wear along edges, however panels are intact; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges due to age and handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 317.
London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1913. Thin octavo; good/none; green cloth spine with black text; boards, moderate shelf wear and bumping; flaking at the edges; small stains, both boards; endpapers, browned; text block, clean; toning starts; B/W illustrations; some are fold-outs; 129pp., plus 8 pages of fingerprint samples. --Author was London Commissioner of Police.
New York: Doubleday and Company, 1983. Reprint, Second Printing. Reprint; Quarto; VG+/VG-; Spine is tan with black text; DJ has general shelf wear, rubbing to corners and edges, some superficial scratches and marks; Boards have some shelf wear, rubbing to corners; Text block has minimal signs of handling, binding is strong, very light age-toning, content is clear; pp 290; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
New York: Drake Publishers Inc., 1973. First edition. Octavo; VG/G-; Black spine with off-white text; Dust jacket has moderately rubbed exterior and edges with some scratches, but intact; Boards have minimal edge wear with otherwise clean and strong panels; Text block is very slightly age toned with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 272.
Edinburgh: Canongate Press, 1991. First edition. Octavo. VG- in good+ dust jacket. Black spine with white lettering. Moderate soiling and rubbing to DJ, notably at the rear panel. Small laminate peeling spot at bottom edge of rear DJ panel. Covers clean. Binding intact. Slight shelf-wear to top text block edge, otherwise text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 327pp.
Garden City: Doubleday and Company Inc, 1951. 1st edition. Octavo. VG/Poor DJ. Blue, black, and white spine with white text/title; spine has several torn areas; dustjacket has moderate amount of edgewear (multiple torn areas with the largest measuring about 2 inches on the edge close to the front inside flap); dj is age-toned and is price-clipped on the upper lateral edge of the front inside flap of the dj; boards are strong and clean; INSCRIBED by author on the front free end page; binding is strong; textblock is age-toned but clean. Pp. 333.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 2002. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Black spine with red text: DJ has general shelfwear, clean with some mild scuff marks: Boards are strong and clean, mild bumping to head and tail of spine, binding is tight: Textblock is clean and pages free of markings, folds and tears, signed on title page by the author: First Edition: 488 pp.
Indianapolis & New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Publishers, 1962. First edition. Octavo; VG/G+; Black spine with white text; Dust jacket has some shelf wear, such as moderate rubbing along edges and on exterior with light age toning, otherwise intact; Boards have minimal edge wear, otherwise panels are clean and strong; Text block is slightly age toned with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 270.
New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2013. Octavo; VG-/VG-; orange and grey spine, black and yellow lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, closed tear on rear head edge; boards strong, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges; text block has minor folding on head fore corner; xii, 244pp.
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1952. First. Small Octavo: G+/Fair: Black spine with white text: DJ in considerable disrepair with numerous chipping, cresaing and scuffing, small tears along edges, discoloration along the spine and a one inch tear across lower spine: Boards scuffed and tail and head, some shelfwear, some mild discolorations: Textblock has darkened considerably with age, no markings or tears, several pages bear evidence of small folds: First Edition: 279 pp.
New York, NY: Berkeley Books, 2007. First Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. solid black DJ spine with uppercase white, red and yellow lettering centered above a black/yellow thin stripe across spine and front cover, which has similarly shades in titling, faintly illustrated with purple mugshot background graphic. inner flaps are glossy black with no markings. at midsection of text interior, glossy b/w figures and photos with much text detail, rest of HB is excellent wit no markings. 281 pp. ISBN # 9780425217276.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1969. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG/VG; Black spine with white and pink text. DJ has Brodart cover jacket, general shelfwear, edge wear, small price sticker by previous book store on front flap; Boards have light age toning to spine, minor rubbing to edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 309. Shelve in upstairs area, on shelf perpendicular to copier.
New York: Smithsonian Books/Harper Collins Publishers, 2010. First Edition. Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, red spine with white and black text; HB, black cloth with gold text, quarter-bound with red boards; very minor shelf wear and bumping, price sticker on front dj cover, text block clean; 324 pp; plates; else very good.
Berlin: Gebr. Mann Verlag, 1980. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with orange text; Covers are slightly age toned on exterior with minor wear due to handling, but generally clean and intact, sticker on front; Text block has slight writing on first & last few pages, otherwise only slight shelf wear and few loose pages, three at front and one at rear; pp 128. German text.
London: W.H. Allen, 1958. Octavo.VG/VG- DJ. Red spine with black and cream text and an illustration of the streets; dustjacket is rubbed at the corners and the spine; dj has slight tears around the spine and is age toned; dj has a tiny brown moisture exposure stain on the inner flap; front pastedown and front free end page has moisture exposure staining vertically; front and back pastedown has foxing; back pastedown and back free end page has moisture exposure staining vertically; binding is strong; light staining to top edge and fore-edge, otherwise textblock clean. Pp. 255.
Ottawa, Illinois: Green Hill Publishers, Inc., 1983. US Printing. thick 8vo. VG/VG-. gently sunned beige tones with a wisp of the original rose color the wide DJ strip, thick bold black title, white author and small green/white publisher between chipping and abraded ends, light wear to panel extremities as well. wide red clothbound HB spime with thick gold titling, adjacent panels are black paperboard. text interior a clear ivory. head-edge is peppered by a few flecks, thick light ivory fore-edge and tail. 543 pp. ISBN# 0898031230.
New York: Stravon Publishers, 1954. Octavo; G+/G; blue spine with off-white text; dust jacket has fraying edges w/ few small tears; exterior is lightly sunned & moderately rubbed; price clipped front flaps; cloth has some wear & lightly stained on exterior; panels are strong & sturdy; text block is lightly ivory toned; however pages are unmarked w/ good, intact binding; pp 127.
Chicago: The White House Publishers, nd. Octavo; good-/fair; dj, sunned red spine with black and faded white text; dj [protective cover], shelf worn; chipping; small open and closed tears; HB, gray cloth spine with black text; animal damage to lower corner of front cover, to include portion of text block; endpapers, browned; text block, clean; toning starts; 311pp. No pub date, estimate 1926. Early cocaine writings. Offered as is.