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Berlin and Wien: Ullstein & Co, 1910. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; pp 477; gray spine with white text to black bar; cloth shows slight sunfading to exterior; few whitish spots to exterior; lightly rubbed corners; photograph adhered to front; strong boards; text block has age toning to exterior edges; ex-library with stamps to exterior edges; minor cracking to gutter at title page; age toned endpapers; cracking to gutter at pp 16-17; illustrated; frontispiece; previous owner' s name to ffep; German text.
New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2005. First Printing. Small Quarto; pp 110; VG-/VG-; gray spine with pink and white text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior, sticker to front; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior, interior clean; inscribed by authors and photographer.
Charleston, WV: State of West Virginia, 1990. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Bright blue spine with black plate and white text: Covers have general shelfwear, scuff marks, some fraying of corners, some chipping along joints: Textblock has foxing and dust staining, pages are age toned but otherwise free of markings, folds or tears: 222 pp.
New York: Dodge Publishing Company, 1927. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; spine wine w/gold txt, creasing at joints, fraying at head & tail, shelf wear; boards bumping to corners, otherwise firm, clean, binding loose at hinges, still quite strong; pages good: very minor wear, slight discoloration from aging, scalloped edges, in very good condition. 144pp.
New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1963. Octavo; VG/VG; blue and purple spine with blue and white text; jacket has protective mylar cover, rubbing, age toning, staining, small tears at front head edge, label residue on front of mylar protector; boards are strong and clean; textblock has foxing around edges, otherwise clean; pp 257.
Imago, 1950. first edition. Set of five notebooks; VG; covers in shiny black paper with light blue cloth case with gold letters on spine; notebooks with minimal wear; covers interior faded; ivory paper in good condition; case with moderate wear and tear around edges only; handwritten childhood diaries in black ink (including drawings) composed between November 1889 and July 1891 mostly in French and German, with occasional pages in English; Marie Bonaparte was the great grand niece of Napoleon I; she became an important supporter and later a patient of Sigmund Freud; as a result of her notebooks, she wrote essays on female sexuality in the early 20th century; this is a scarce set; shelved in case #9.
Philadelphia: Lindsay and Blakiston, 1876. Octavo; pp 1124; G-/no-DJ; brown spine with gilt text; cloth shows heavily sunned exterior; fraying spine edges; noticeable wear to edges and corners; sturdy boards; blind-stamped borders to panels; mylar wraps; text block has age toned exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; slight cracking to gutters; interior lightly toned; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
San Francisco, CA: HarperCollins, 1995. First English Language Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 245 pages, VG/VG; purple and orange pictorial DJ, yellow and white lettering: mild wear to DJ, "USA $20.00 / CAN $28.00" to front flap; quarter-bound, purple cloth spine, orange matte paper boards, metallic red lettering to spine: very light bumping to head, tail, and corners; text-block and interior clean; INSCRIBED by Coelho to half-title page; Coelho's third-person narrative, semi-autobiographical novel on Coelho and his wife's pilgrimage through the Mojave Desert and their encounter with the Valkyries, "a band of bold, leather-clad women who travel the desert on motorcycles, spreading the word of angels"; shelved HC Fiction.
Philadelphia: Dorrance & Company, 1956. Second printing. Small Octavo; pp 93; VG-/G; white spine with red text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, minor chipping to edges, price clipping to front flap; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, some bumping to corners, strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
Koln, London, Madrid: Taschen GmbH, 2002. Square Quarto; pp 167; Good; orange spine with black and white text; no jacket; cloth has moderate wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; some text in English, French and German;.
New York and London: Funk & Wagnalls Company, n. d. Reprint. Octavo; pp 451; VG/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; originally published in 1924, this reprint is undated; cloth shows very slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block exterior shows minor soiling to tail edge; interior clean;.
New Orleans: Christian Woman's Exchange, 1980. First Edition. Small Quarto; pp 98; VG/G; gray spine with black text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior; small tape mend to head spine edge; mylar wraps; cloth clean; mild wear to corners; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Orleans: Paradigme, 1995. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Off white spine with black text: Covers are clean with general shelfwear, some creasing to spine, slight separation of front cover from textblock, otherwise binding solid: Textblock has some mild rippling but clean, pages unmarked: Text is mainly in French: 526 pp.
New York: Random House, 1958. Octavo; First printing; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with blue and grey print; DJ has edgewear, plastic coating is tearing at front hinge and creasing on front and rear, toning to spine and edges; Boards in blue paper with black print, toning to top and bottom edges, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for slight stain at top edge of front endpapers; 66 pages, illustrated (color).
Hartford, Conn. W. S. Williams & Co., 1866. First Edition. Octavo, 384 pages; VG-; rebound in gray buckram, gilt lettering to spine, gilt Central Intelligence Agency seal to front cover; mild wear to boards; non-archival tape to gutters of frontispiece, title page; mild foxing throughout; with 13 plates; shelved case 1.
New York: Baker and Scribner, 1850. Fourth edition. Octavo; Fourth edition; 3 volumes; Fair condition Hardcovers; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown embossed cloth, tattering to hinges, worn exposed corners, mild shelfwear; Text blocks have title written on bottom edge, penciled name on title pages, intermittent spine breaks, significant foxing throughout, paper stiff with mild puckering; First two volumes bear designation “In two volumes, Fourth edition” on title pages; Third volume bears designation “In three volumes” with no edition statement on title page; All volumes dated 1850; 3 vols. (348, 312, 396 pages), frontispieces, illustrated (b&w plates). Please see all five photos for details.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975. First edition and printing. Octavo; VG-/G; Brown spine with multi colored text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and slightly sunned on exterior with slightly rubbed corners, date of 6/75 on rear flap; Boards have slightly sunned exterior with minor rubbing along edges and at corners, otherwise panels are clean and strong; Text block has stain on pp 9, also on rear pastedown, and other minor wear on exterior edges, overall pages are clean with tight binding; pp 201. Please see photos for details.
Beijing: New World Press, 1995. Second Edition. Octavo; pp 697; G/G; light beige/red/tan spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows modest wear to exterior; mild rubbing to edges; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; sturdy boards; text block has slight soiling to exterior edges; light ink to ffep, as is; interior clean; tight binding;.
Sussex, England and New York: Wheatsheaf Books Ltd and St. Martin's Press, Inc., 1987. First Edition. Octavo; pp 203; VG/G-; green spine with red and pink text; dust jacket has sunned spine, slight wear to exterior; cloth shows light wear to exterior; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1994. First Printing. Octavo; pp 430; VG/G+; black spine with white text; dust jacket shows only mild wear to exterior; minor edge wear; cloth clean; text block edges have very light foxing to exterior head edge; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Philadelphia: F. A. Davis Company, 1904. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; green spine, gold text; cover has rubbing at spine head and tail, age toning, minor bending in corners, white stains, especially on front; textblock has age toning, frontispiece tissue protector very stained, minor foxing, old label on front pastedown, stamp on front free endpaper, small closed tear in top corner of page 59, otherwise clean; pp 186; inscribed by author on frontispiece.
Philadelphia, New York, London: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1943. Second Impression. Octavo; pp 239; VG/Fair; black/beige spine with black text; dust jacket has detached at spine, chipped edges, folded into front pastedown; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, sunned spine, moderately rubbed edges; text block shows age toning to exterior edges, interior clean; deckled fore edge; inscription to library by Dr. Clyde Countryman to ffep.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. First paperback edition. Octavo; First paperback edition; VG; Paperback; Spine, red with white print; Cover is clean and bright; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xx, 271 pages, illustrated (b&w). [Shelf: German & Scandinavian Art].
New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1920. Second Printing. 10mo; pp 246; VG-/G-; light grayish blue spine with dark blue text; scarce; dust jacket has minor chipping to edges, some soiling to exterior, light sunning to spine; cloth shows light wear to exterior, strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges, light toning to pastedowns and first few pages; deckled edges; slight cracking to front gutter; interior clean.
Canoga Park, CA: Weiss, Day & Lord, Inc., 1970. Booklet [5x7]; pp 192; G/paperback; pink/blue pictorial spine with white/black text; covers have modest shelf wear to exterior; some rubbing to edges; intact panels; text block has very slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; tight binding;.
Cambridge, UK: Polity Press, 2011. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 192 pages, VG-/VG; light gray pictorial DJ, blacking lettering: mild overall wear to DJ, covers protected by mylar; black matte paper boards, bright silver lettering to spine: mild bumping to head, tail, and corners; very mild edgewear to boards; minimal wear to clean text-block; interior clean; INSCRIBED by Gilligan to investigative journalist Seymour "Sy" Hersh; shelved gender studies.
Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1990. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/G+; Spine is red with yellow text, creased; DJ has general shelf wear, edge-wear, age-toning, some small open and closed tears, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, light edge-wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 240.
Volcano: Volcano Press, 2014. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Pink spine with purple letters; Dustjacket very good, edge and corner wear minimal, some folds and creases; Boards slightly bowed, some very light spotting on inside corners of boards and lower right corner of back pastedown; Textblock very clean with occasional tiny spot around edges, interior clean; 187pp.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1872. Third edition, revised, with additions. Octavo; Third edition, revised, with additions; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print on red and green banners; Boards half bound with brown leather to spine and corners and marbled paper to boards, leather spine caps, hinges, and corners are worn with a tear to the corner at the front top fore edge, some scuffing to leather and cracks to banners on spine, marbled paper has shelfwear; Text block has marbled edges and endpapers, cracked font hinge, spine break at page 318, slight amount of foxing; "Distinguished Women"-- spine title; xlvii, 918 pages, frontispiece (port.), “Illustrated by two hundred and thirty portraits engraved on wood by Lossing and Barritt”.
Westminster: The Newman Press, 1963. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ in mylar, edgewear, small tears across top edge, price-clipped; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, surface tear at bottom of spine, else clean and strong; Text block has owner stamp on title page, age-toning to paper; xi, 283 pages.
New York: Pantheon Books, 2001. First edition. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. 1st edition; Black, grey, orange, and tan spine with black text/title; dustjacket is mostly clean with mild edgewear; dj has protective mylar covering; dj has a price sticker on the inside flap on the front; boards are strong and clean; pen writing on the front pastedown; SIGNED by author on a bookplate on the front free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 281.
Armonk: M.E. Sharpe, 1995. First Edition. Octavo; VG; one vol blue and one vol green spine with white text; covers has light bumping to corners, otherwise have little to no wear; textblock clean; interior page have the name of the previous owner written in the top right corner of the first page, otherwise interior pages clean; vol 1 pp 250; vol 2 pp 275.