New York: HarperCollins College Publishers, 1995. First Printing. Octavo; VG/paperback; grayish beige spine with purple, pink and yellow text; first printing; covers have only light exterior wear; text block edges lightly toned; previous owner's name to title page; tight binding; interior clean; illustrated; pp 325.
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New York: A Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam Book, G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1997. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with blue print; DJ has slight edgewear, else clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with green paper to spine and cream paper to boards, slight wear to spine caps else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the font flyleaf; xii, 353 pages.
Chicago: Hill Standard Book Co., Publishers, 1888. Thick Quarto; pp 581; G; lightly sunned red pictorial spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows moderate wear to exterior; black and gilt decorative front; worn edges and joints; beveled edges; sturdy boards; text block exterior edges painted red; illustrated endpapers; frontispiece; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Toronto: The Macmillan Company, 1969. Octavo; First printing; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue and red with gold and blue print; DJ has edgewear, small closed tear to rear top spine corner, light toning to spine, small smudge on spine and smudging to front, creasing on flaps; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps and corners, peripheral toning, else clean and strong; Text block has pink tinted top edge, vendor stamp on rear pastedown, else clean and tight; ix, 340 pages.
Westport: Greenwood Press, 1985. Octavo; G+; Ex-library; Hardcover; Spine, red with silver print; Boards in red cloth with silver print, light wear to spine caps and corners, slight blemishes on front and rear, else clean and strong; Text block has slight spotting to top edge, library stamp on front flyleaf and title page verso, else clean and tight; xxviii, 515 pages.
Cincinnati: Writer's Digest Books, 1981. First Edition. Octavo; pp 309; VG/G; sunned orange spine with black and gray text; dust jacket shows slight wear due to handling; slightly toned flaps; minor edge wear; red cloth has only light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block exterior edges show slight wear; light pencil erasure to front pastedown; interior clean; illustrated.
Memphis: Gryphon Books for Writers, 1999. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG-; Hardcover; Spine, blue with white print; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, light wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the half-title page; 219 pages.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1949. Limited Edition, #129/1000. Large Octavo, 367 pages; VG; bound in publisher's red cloth, black label with gilt titling to spine, top edge gilt; housed in a VG black slipcase, titling pastedown with some rubbing; bookplate to front pastedown; name stamp to ffep; signed by Maugham on limitation page, #129/1000; shelved case 2.
Springfield: The Home Correspondence School, 1929. New and Revised edition. Octavo; New and revised edition; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with black print; DJ has heavily toned spine and flap folds, price-clipped tears to rear hinge, edgewear; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has book plate and small photograph adhered to front flyleaf with blue-penciled vendor price, else clean and tight; xiv, 435 pages.
Ottawa: Edmond Cloutier, 1949. Octavo; pp 364; G/Fair; red spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows noticeable wear to exterior; slightly sunned exterior; several chips to edges; small price sticker to rear; cloth has modest shelf wear to exterior; lightly bumped corners; slight worn spine edges and fore corners; sturdy boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; text in French;.
New York: Holmes & Meier Publishers Inc., 1986. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with dust jacket; Cream spine with navy blue text; Dust jacket has minor marks and scratches to the front and rear; Boards, save minor bumping to the corners and tips, are clean and binding is solid; top edge is slightly frayed and has slight foxing otherwise text block is clean; 268p.
London: T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1814. First Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; 3/4 bound in contemporary polished calf by J. Larkins with their stamp, marbled boards and endpapers, spines paneled with red and green labels with titling, other panels gilt; some rubbing and wear to boards; folding frontispiece to volume 1; with engravings; shelved above US Regional.
Carbondale and Edwardsville: Southern Illinois University Press, 1984. Octavo; pp 291; G-/paperback; light blue spine with black and white text; covers have slight rubbing to exterior; crease to spine; lightly sunned spine; slight stain to rear; intact panels; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; marker mark inside front cover; frontispiece; defect to gutter at pp 66-67; interior clean; illustrated;.
Brisbane, New York, John Wiley & Sons, 1985. First Edition. Octavo; pp 141; VG/paperback; dark beige spine with black and red text; covers have mild wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; intact panels; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by author;.
Los Angeles: The Ward Ritchie Press, 1940. 2nd Printing. Octavo; 2nd Printing. G+ Hardcover; Off White spine with Black text; Boards strong, fraying at spine edges, rubbing to corners, small open tear along head edge of rear cover; Textblock has writing in pencil on front endpaper, age toning, otherwise clean; 36 pp.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1988. First. First Edition from University of Chicago; Octavo; VG- Paperback; Dark Red spine with White and Orange text; Covers have some edgewear, some shelfwear, small scratch on front cover, previous store's price sticker on rear cover, two small scratches on back cover; Textblock clean save some age toning; 279 pp.
New York: Meredith Publishing Company, 1967. Second Edition. Small Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Gray spine with off white text: Covers are clean with general shelfwear, some scuffs, binding solid: Textblock exterior is age toned, half title page inscribed by the author, some pages are sticking out slightly but still in binding, pages clean and unmarked: Second Edition: 143 pp.
New York: Collins & Hannay, 1819. Eighth American, from the last Edinburgh edition. Octavo; Eighth American, from the last Edinburgh edition; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown leather with gold print; Boards in brown leather, wear to corners, edges, hinges and spine caps, rubbing, shelfwear; Text block missing front endpapers, ink and pencil names to front pastedown, title page, rear endpapers, and first and last pages, rear flyleaf torn at bottom, spare amount of pencil notation within, pages puckering and heavily foxed; 500 pages.
Philadelphia: S. Probasco, 1829. 12mo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print on black band; Cover in brown leather, spine head torn away, torn along rear hinge, wear to corners and spine tail, spotting; Text block has spotting to edges, significant foxing throughout; “Advertisement to the ninth edition”— page 7; 306 pages.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1927. Ninth edition. Octavo; Ninth edition, third impression 1929; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, wear to corners, hinges, and spine caps, staining to front and spine, scratching to rear; Text block has name in ink on front pastedown and half-title page, clean text; ix, 400 pages, illustrated (samples of type/fonts).
New York and London: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1986. Quarto; pp 404; G/no-DJ; gray spine with black text; this volume only; cloth shows slight shelf wear to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated pastedowns.
Boston, London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1982. First Edition. Octavo; pp 340; VG-/G; dark brown spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows moderate wear to exterior; minimal wear to edges; slight toning to rear; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
New York: The Viking Press, 1956. First Edition. Octavo, 306 pages, G+/G; olive green pictorial DJ, white/red/maroon lettering: heavy wear to DJ, closed tears and chipping to edges of covers, rubbing and age-toning visible to back cover, moderate foxing to edges of flaps, "$3.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, light orange cloth spine, matte black paper boards, black lettering: mild fading to edges of boards; boards somewhat shaken/cocked, light vertical crease down middle of spine, binding sturdy; red top faded, age-toning to fore- and bottom-edges; mild age-toning to interior (mostly to margins), text clear and legible; shelved in Sports.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1938. First Edition. Octavo, 258 pages, G+/no DJ; green cloth boards, gold lettering to spine: moderate overall wear to boards, boards somewhat shaken/cocked, spine cracked between pages 172-173, binding intact; age-toning/wear to text-block, deckled fore-edge; light age-toning to spine, lettering to spine rubbed/somewhat faded yet legible, bumping to head and tail with mild fraying to head, bumping with slight fraying to corners; light age-toning and mild scattered imperfections to interior, text clear and legible; INSCRIBED by Brawley to Reverend S. Arthur Devan, dated February 26, 1938 in Washington, D.C.; shelved Case 6.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2017. First Edition Thus. Octavo, 355 pages, VG; bound in fine navy blue genuine leather with bright gilt spine titles and gilt decorative motif on covers; gilt text blocks; moiré endpapers, small raised dot to back paste-down towards gutter; silk ribbons; publisher's informational leaflet presumed laid in; shelved easton press.
[Paris]: Librairie Arthème Fayard, 2004-2009. First Edition. Large octavos, 6 volumes, VG-; green matte paper boards, yellow and white lettering: light-to-mild bumping to head, tail, and corners; mild rubbing to edges of most volumes; ISBN barcode labels to back boards; very mild wear to clean text-blocks; interiors clean; yellow silk ribbons; TOME 1 [LES APPRENTISSAGES, 1784-1797: slight cocking to spine, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; bumping to tail more so than other volumes save for Tome 2; minor scattered imperfections to boards]; TOME 2 [LA CAMPAGNE D'ÉGYPTE ET L'AVÈNEMENT, 1798-1799: light scratch to front board, bumping to tail more so than other volumes]; TOME 3 [PACIFICATIONS, 1800-1802: boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy, scattered minor imperfections to boards]; TOME 4 [RUPTURES ET FONDATION, 1803-1804: slight cocking to spine, binding tight; corners bumped more so than other volumes]; TOME 5 [BOULOGNE TRAFALGAR AUSTERLITZ 1805: bumping to head more so than other volumes; slight tearing to gutter between verso of second-to-last blank page and recto of last blank page]; TOME 6 [VERS LE GRAND EMPIRE, 1806: casing somewhat loose, boards shaken, binding sturdy; slight creasing to top corners of pages 693-704]; protected by VG custom DJs not as issued; 6 VOLUMES ONLY out of 15 volumes; text in French; shelved above Occult/New Age.
New York: Pantheon Books, 1957. First Edition. Folios, 2 volumes, VG-; PART I [TEXTS, 221 pages; quarter-bound, dark brown cloth spines, tan cloth boards, gold lettering and gold motif: spine cocked, slight shelf lean yet stands alone, boards shaken, binding strong, mild age-toning to gutters of endpapers, occasional minor imperfections to interior, many black-and-white drawings]; PART II [PLATES, contents housed in VG- clamshell case identical in design to boards of PART I: (A) 9-page sewn pamphlet with light brown matte paper wrapper comprising List of Illustrations, interior clean; (B) 29 out of 30 fold-out prints of varying lengths: incomplete set of plates (lacks Plate 1), white numbered title labels with black lettering and borders to both blank sides of prints when folded; light-to-mild age-toning/minor occasional imperfections to most plates, papyri illustrations unaffected; three small areas of staining/mild wear to Plate 2; clamshell secured with fraying dark brown silk ribbons; shelved above Case 3. [Oversized set. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates] [Shipping weight 10.5lbs].
Manchester, England: Carcanet Press, 1995. First Edition. Octavo, 340 pages, VG/VG; DJ, dark brown spine, sky blue and white lettering: minimal wear to DJ, very mild creasing to front cover, "illustrated £25" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; black faux-cloth paper boards, bright gold lettering to spine: minimal wear to boards, text-block and interior clean; shelved Case 12.
Boston: Bulfinch Press, 2000. Third Edition. Octavos, 3 volumes, VG-; navy blue paper boards, gold lettering and gold illustration to spine; light bumping to head and tail; mild wear (mostly light scuffing) to text-blocks; interiors clean; VOLUME 1 [spine cocked, boards somewhat shaken, binding strong]; VOLUME 2 [vertical depression down middle of spine, front board somewhat shaken, binding strong; pages 179-186 and 187-194 uncut at crimped fore-edges, creasing to page 195-196, minor closed tearing to pages 197-211 at gutter]; VOLUME 3 [spine cocked, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy, minor water staining to back (gold lettering/illustration unaffected)]; shelved above World History.
London: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1865. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Navy spine with gilt text; Cloth has slightly sunned spine with rubbing wear along edges and corners, as well as rubbing on exterior, however panels are sturdy and intact; Text block shows some darkening due to age with previous owners' name & plate on front pastedown, slight writing at head edge of title page and slight cracking along binding at front & rear hinges, small sticker on rear pastedown, overall pages are unmarked and fully bound; pp 780.
Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, 1947. First Edition. Thin octavo, 96 pages, VG-/VG; blue DJ, white lettering: mild overall wear to DJ, "$2.00" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; red cloth boards, gold lettering to spine: mild overall wear to boards, light soiling to edges of boards, bumping to tail; mild age-toning/soiling to endpapers, signature by previous owner in pencil to ffep; interior clean, white gloss leaves, text somewhat faded yet clear and legible; "First Edition" stated to copyright page; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1972. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Gray spine with white text on a brown panel; Covers have some wear on exterior such as rubbing and light scratches, and minor edge wear however panels are intact and sturdy; Text block has slight shelf wear on exterior edges with otherwise unmarked text pages; pp 658.