Livorno: Di Paola Fabbrini, 1941. 210/250. Quarto; pp 22; Poor/no-DJ; missing spine, as is; black text to front; slight foxing to boards; this is number 210 of 250 limited copies; fraying head edge; boards show noticeable age toning toward edges; chipped spine and spine edges; slight spotting to spine; portion towards head edge; fraying to tail edges; text block has slight yellow toning toward page edges; profusely illustrated with color and black and white plates; slight foxing to first and last few pages; cracking to gutters; frontispiece; arts - biography; German and Italian texts.
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Seattle: Comics Journal 302, 2013. Octavo; First Fantagraphics printing; VG; Paperback; Spine, black with white, yellow, and red print; Cover is clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; First part of book containing the Maurice Sendak interview is bound tête-bêche with the part of the book containing the Jacques Tardi interview; 570, 101 pages, illustrated (b&w, some color).
New York: Fowler & Wells Co., Publishers, 1892. 10mo; pp 191; G-; dark brown spine with light green text; no jacket; original publisher's cloth has moderate wear to exterior; slightly age darkened spine and fore edges; minor chips to spine edges and corners; black decorative border and illustration to front; embossed decorations to rear panel; text block shows age darkened exterior edges; hairline crack to front gutter at front endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated;.
First Edition. 8vo., paged -890, 4 plates (portraits); Poor; tan cover with ink inscription and pencil notations, chipped and torn at all edges, taped at spine, stained, vertical center crease throughout; first page taped to cover, following pages and plates detached from cover, pencil annotations throughout; text in Dutch; "Overgedrukt uit het 'Chemisch Weekblad' 1915, No. 39."
Paris: Universite de Paris, 1948. First Edition. 8vo, 54 pages + 16 pages of plates, illustrated; VG; white cover with black and red print, pencil notation in top right corner, slight spotting; back cover has mild creasing at spine edge; clean interior but for mild spotting, aged-toned paper; "Supplement au Catalogue" inserted (1 page).
Noida, India: SDS Publishers, 2006. Octavo; pp 290; VG/G; burgundy spine with light gilt text; dust jacket has mild wear to exterior; modest rubbing to edges; cloth has slight wear to corners; clean exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1843. Octavo; Fair; Paperback; Spine, tan, no print, paper chipping to reveal binding; Cover is tan with black print, chipping to edges, smudging, water stains; Text block has water stain to pages throughout, tanning to paper; "Price One Shilling"-- cover; 76 pages, frontispiece (port.). NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 3, in Netdesk office.
London: HarperCollins Publishers, 1995. First UK Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-hardcover; Black spine with white and gold text; Moderate shelf wear and age to covers of jacket, minor fraying along sides and chipping to corners otherwise jacket intact; Moderate wear to boards, binding slightly cocked, slight creasing of some pages at the top corners; Text block clean; 656 pp Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates.
n. d. n. publ. 1993. Booklet; pp ; G/paperback; beige covers show slight soiling to exterior, mostly toward edges; minor wear to edges; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; inscription to previous owner to front pastedown; slight smudges toward head edge, small stain to spine toward head edge; otherwise interior clean.
Secaucus: Chartweil Books, 1977. Quarto; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with yellow print; DJ has mild edgewear, creasing on rear, else clean and bright; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, slight bump to spine head, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 96 pages, illustrated (chiefly color). [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.].
Washington: WND Books, 2011. First edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white and yellow print; DJ has very slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with grey paper to spine and white paper to boards, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; iii, 303 pages, illustrated (color plates).
New York and London: W.W. Norton and Company, 1993. First Edition. Octavo; pp 219; VG-/VG-; grayish beige spine with blue text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight deckled edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; inscribed by author.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1987. Octavo; pp 398; VG-/G; blue spine with gray and yellow text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; slight rubbing showing to edges; cloth has slight sunfading to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear; remainder mark to exterior tail edge; profusely illustrated; interior clean;.
New York: Carlton & Porter, 1859. 12mo; pp 234; VG-/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; ex-library; cloth has minor wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; ex-library stamps to endpapers; ex-library label adhered to front pastedown; yellow endpapers; five illustrations; interior clean.
Secaucus: Lyle Stuart Inc., 1987. second printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; Blue spine with coral and gray text; Inscribed by the author on front pastedown; Dust jacket is slightly rubbed, lightly age toned and price clipped; Boards are clean and strong; Textblock is slightly age toned, slight smudges on exterior edges, previous owner's name toward front; pp 400.
Washington, D.C. Regnery Publishing, Inc., 1993. First Edition, Second Printing. Thick Octavo; VG/VG; white/gray pictorial spine with blue and black text; first edition, second printing; dust jacket shows minimal wear to exterior; mylar wrap; cloth clean; strong boards; text block exterior edges have light wear; interior clean; illustrated; pp 633; inscribed by author.
New York and London: Columbia University Press, 1961. Octavo; pp 424; G/G-; beige spine with black and green text; dust jacket has some chips to edges; modest soiling to exterior; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has only slight wear to edges; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2020. Limited Edition, #74/900. Octavo, 370 pages; VG; bound in fine gray genuine leather with bright gilt spine title and gilt motif on covers; gilt text blocks; silk endpapers; silk ribbon; SIGNED on limitation page by Madeleine Albright, #74/900; Certificate of Authenticity loose within; shelved case 9 3/4.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1936. Octavo; pp 231; G/no-DJ; burgundy spine with black text to paper label; cloth shows slight sunfading to exterior; strong boards; minor rubbing to spine edges; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; light toning toward edges; previous bookshop's sticker to front pastedown; frontispiece; illustrated; good binding;.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1997. Limited Edition, #658/3,000. Octavo, 312 pages; VG; full binding of genuine dark blue leather, bright gilt spine title and gilt motif on covers; mild shelf wear; all edges gilt; silk end-papers; signed flat by Buzz Aldrin on the limitation page; pages clean; with CoA; shelved case 9 3/4.
New York: Harmony Books, 2009. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 326 pages; VG/VG; quarter binding of black cloth, board in black paper; spine black and blue with yellow and white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear; signed flat by Aldrin at half title; contains black and white and full color photos; pages clean; EF consignment; shelved Case 1.
New York: Harpercollins, 2005. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, unpaginated; VG/VG; full binding of printed paper; spine black with red and white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear; signed flat at title page by Aldrin and Minor; pages clean; EF consignment; shelved Case 1.
New York: Random House, 1973. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 338 pages; VG/VG; spine black with blue and white titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$7.95,' small sticker residue next to price, crease running from upper rear cover across spine to lower front hinge; spine slighty cocked; Signed flat by Buzz Adrin upside-down on the rear endpaper; shelved case 5.
New York: Pantheon Books, 1999. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG-/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, b&w illustrations with yellow and white print on black banners; DJ in mylar, clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with black cloth to spine and black paper to boards, slight bump to front bottom edge, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; x, 694 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1882. Octavo; G; Hardcover; Spine, red with gold print; Boards (not original) in red cloth with gold print, clean and strong, not original binding; Text block has name in ink on half-title page, else clean and tight; vi, 432 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w plates, maps).
San Francisco: A.L. Bancroft & Co., Publishers, 1877. Octavo; pp 799; Fair; burgundy spine with gilt text; no jacket; full title: The World's Great and Eccentric Characters, Their Lives and Their Deeds, Representing All Ages and All Countries; Comprising Heroes, Conquerors, Statesmen, Authors, Artists, Humorists, Misers, Mountebanks, Etc., Etc. and Other Curiosities of Human Nature; cloth has noticeable soiling to exterior; black and gilt bands to spine and front; some rubbing to edges; text block has age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue guard; light ink to front pastedown; chips to tissue guard at fore edge; previous owner's name to ffep; some foxing to endpapers; previous owner's name to front endpaper; broken rear hinge; illustrated;.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1960. First Edition. Octavo; pp 240; G/G-; black spine with yellow text; dust jacket shows slight sunning to exterior; small chips to edges; light soiling to exterior; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light tone to edges; slight pencil to ffep; interior lightly toned.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1989. First. Octavo hardcovers with dust jackets in two volumes, 752pp, 736pp in VG/VG condition. Author signed both volumes on cover page. Dust jackets clean and un-creased, not price clipped, now protected in brodarts, minimal wear with only a few small rub marks. Remainder stamp on vol. 1. Textblock rubbed at corner from slight sagging. Boards clean with no signs of bumping. Volume one has red paper covered boards with quarter cloth on spine. Volume two the same, except blue paper. Text clean. Spine red white and blue. Shelve case 5.
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1995. Octavo; pp 306; VG-/VG-; light gray/orange pictorial spine with red and gilt text; dust jacket has mild wear to exterior; slight dings to edges; cloth has slight tone to tail edge; small sticker to spine; strong boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior head edge; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by Loni Anderson;.
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1926. Limited Edition [259/350]. [SIGNED] Fictionalized memoir consisting of episodes in the childhood of "Edgar Moorehead" (nicknamed Tar). The fictional location bears a resemblance to Camden, Ohio where Sherwood Anderson was born. A revised episode later appeared as the short story "Death in the Woods" (1933). Signed on limitations page, number 259/350. Hardcover, missing dust jacket. 346 pages. 8vo., 346pp.; VG- hardcover. White cloth spine with white text on brown label; quarter-bound in vellum with floral tan boards; SIGNED BY AUTHOR on limitation page, number 259/350; bookplate on ffep; someshelf wear and bumping; shelved hardcover fiction.
New York: Penguin Books, Ltd, 2010. First Edition. Octavo; pp 301; VG-/VG-; gray pictorial spine with black and orange text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior; minor edge wear; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; light bumping to tail corners; strong boards; text block is clean; inscribed by author.
Brunn and Wien: Verlag von Karafiat & Sohn, 1903. Booklet [6x8]; pp 221; Fair/paperback; sunned tanned spine with black text; probable first edition; yellowish tan covers show some moderate wear to exterior; chips to spine edges; small soiling spots to front toward tail edge; text block shows light shelf wear; cracking to gutters; some pages slightly loosed from binding but preset; age toned interior; cocked spine; illustrated; previous owner's name to title page; German text NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in the FS box.
New York: Random House, 1981. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 272 pages; VG/VG-; spine white with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; moderate shelf wear and soiling to dust jacket; some scuffing; tide lines at lower edge of front cover, upper edge of back cover; small closed tears around upper and lower edges of dust jacket; tide line at tail of spine; price uncut '$12.50'; inscribed by Angelou at front free end paper; pages clean; shelved Case 0 or window.
New York: The Penguin Press, 2012. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 383 pages; VG/VG; quarter binding of navy cloth, boards in dark blue paper; spine white with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear; signed flat by Annan at title page; contains black and white photos; pages clean; EF consignment; shelved Case 5.
Washington Depot, CT: Chosen Books, 1971. Octavo; pp 221; VG/G; sunned blue spine with white text; dust jacket shows moderate wear to exterior; some rubbing to edges; minor chips to edges; cloth clean; strong boards; text block edges lightly toned; interior clean; tight binding; inscribed by author, Susan B. Anthony (grandniece of suffragette, Susan B. Anthony).
New York: Russell & Russell, 1967. Reprint Edition. Octavo; VG; hardcover; bound in dark grey cloth, gilt lettering; boards strong, slightly bowed, some shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, ex-library sticker and stamp on spine, spine very slightly sun toned, stamp and sticker on rear end paper, ex-library plate and ex-library insert on rear pastedown; text block slightly age toned, ex-library stamp on title page, penciling on copyright page, stamp on dedication page, ex-library stamps on exterior edges; xvi, 432pp.