Hardcover. New York , Frank S. Holby, Ltd. Ed., 1914, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Complete set of 12 volumes. Hampshire Edition limited to 1250 copies, unnumbered. Textured brown cloth with black leather labels stamped with gilt titles on spine. Illustrated with color plates by C.E. and H.M. Brock, all with tissue guards. Top edge gilt, front edges untrimmed. Sense and Sensibility - Vols 1,2; Pride and Prejudice - Vols 3, 4; Mansfield Park - 5, 6; Emma - 7, 8; Northanger Abbey - 9; Persuasion - 10; Lady Susan & The Watsons - 11; Letters - 12. A very good, attractive set, internally fine. Pages clean and very bright, bindings tight. Size: 8vo. Clean, no markings.
Hardcover. NY, R.H. Russell, 1st, 1903, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Light edgewear and soil to covers. 15 Black & white illustrations by Frederic Remington. Illustrated frontispiece by Horace Taylor with tissue guard. 1ST STATE WITH MAY ON (C) PG., 2 ADS IN REAR.
Hardcover. London and New York, George Routledge & Sons, rep, 1876-78, 24 of 25 volumes. Green decorated cloth, black and gold stamping, thistle design stamped in black on front board and blind-stamped on rear board. Illustrated with steel engravings by George Cruikshank and other artists. A beautiful set.
Hardcover. New York, E. J. Hale and Son, 1st, 1874, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 268 pages with 12 b&w line illustrations by H.L.Stephens. Brown cloth covers with gilt design, black rules and decorations. Some light flecking or spotting to the brown cloth. Still very good with frontispiece tissue guard.
Hardcover. Germany, Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1st, 1865, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 298 pages. Hardcover with no dust jacket. Red leather spine with gilt lettering. Foxing to all pages with some edgewear. Previous library stamp to front fly leaf. A very scarce edition. Two volumes bound in one.
Hardcover. New York, Bloomsbury USA, 1st US, 2004, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 782 pages. Hardcover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. Features black & white illustrations by Portia Rosenberg. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1st Ltd, 1925, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 334 pages. Hardcover. Limited edition: "The first edition of 'The Counterplot' consists of fifteen hundred numbered copies of which fourteen hundred fifty are for sale. This is number 425". Untrimmed deckled edges. A touch of chipping to title pastedown on spine. Decorated boards. A bit of age wear, but in good shape for its age. Wear to edges and corners completely exposing cardboard on all edges. Pages and edges yellow with age, binding still quite tight. Some pencil notes and underlining within. Spine very slightly cocked.
Hardcover. New York, St. Martins Press, 1st, 1989, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 229 pages. 1st edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. A very clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear and yellowing to dust jacket edges. An otherwise tight copy.
Hardcover. Boston, Houghton, Osgood and Co., 1st , 1880, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Terra cotta cloth with beveled edges, gilt lettering on spine, Houghton Osgood imprint. Spine is slightly cocked. Nice, bright copy.
Hardcover. New York , Longmans Green & Co., 1st US, 1900, Dust Jacket: None, 345 pages plus 24 pages of publisher's ads in rear. Bright blue cloth covers with gilt lettering to front and spine. Copyright page states First Edition November,1899, then underneath: Reprinted January 1900. This is the first US Edition and preceeds the UK book publication. The novel (Churchill's only work of fiction) originally was serialized in an English publication, hence the copyright date. Previous owner's inscription on front fly leaf otherwise clean, tight copy.
Franklin Center, PA, Franklin Library, 1st, 1977, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardcover. 544 pages. SIGNED BY WOUK on tipped-in leaf. Color illustrations by George H. Jones. Black & white maps. A leather-bound limited edition with all edges gilt, ribbon bookmark, moire endpapers, gold tooled designs on front and back covers. Spine with gold designs, lettering, raised bands. Notes from the editors leaflet laid-in.
Hardcover. London, Smith Elder & Co, 1878, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardcover. 212 pages. Marbled endpapers and covers. with leather corners and spine. Raised bands on spine. Gilt top edge. Some light yellowing to edges of pages. Wear to spine and corners. Edgewear.
Paperback. Athens, GA, University of Georgia Press, uncorr.proofs wraps, 1990, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, SIGNED BY NELSON on title page at the Breadloaf Writer's Conference 2000. yellow wraps. A proof of Nelson's 1st book.
Hardcover. New York, Lovell, Coryell & Co., 2nd, 1850, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 2 Volumes. 293 and 292 pages. 3/4 leather covers w/ gilt lettering and design on spine. Gilt top edges. Marbled end paper. Rough-cut pages. Light rubbing, edge wear to covers. Front hinge on Volume II slightly cracked. Else very clean, tight copies.
Hardcover. Boston, Gregg Press, 1st, 1979, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 192 pages. Hardcover. Previous owners name at top right corner of front endpaper. Part of the Gregg Press Science Fiction Series edited by David G. Hartwell and L. W. Currey. Features examples of storyboards from the film production, and black & white stills from the movie. No dust jacket as issued. Light wear. Clean, unmarked text.
Hardcover. New York, Knopf, 1st, 1st, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 354 pages, hardcover with dust jacket. SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND ACTRESS DEMI MOORE on title page. Moore portrayed the character Erin Grant in the film adaptation. Mild fading to dust jacket spine. Light edgewear to dust jacket as well, mostly to fore edge corners. In a protective plastic sleeve. A clean and tight copy.
Hardcover. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, Bradbury Press, 1st, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, Unpaginated.Price clipped dust jacket with chipping. Illustrated in color by Rosemary Wells. SIGNED BY AUTHOR.
New York, Harper & Row, 1st , 1980, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, SIGNED BY BROWN on title-page. Ex-lib with light stamping, residue on rear end papers. front fly leaf missing, still in VG condition. Light edgewear, short tears to dust jacket.
Hardcover. New York , Charles Scribner's Sons, 1st, 1927, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 232 pages, black cloth with gold label on cover and spine. Scribner colophon on copyright page, 1927 on title page. Yellow end papers with bull design. Covers worn, soiled. Cloth frayed at top and bottom of spine. Front hinge cracked, rear starting. Small stain to pages 68 and 69. Otherwise interior is clean, very good. Ideal candidate for quality rebinding. Photographs available.
hard back. NY, Harper & Bros, 1st, 1890, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Gilt decorated covers. Black & white illustrations by H.F. Farny. Top and bottom of spine frayed. Front is loose, but could be fixed easily.
Hardcover. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1st, 1905, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 209 pages, decorated gray cloth covers. Title page with red decorations, small red circular decoration on each page. Tight, clean copy.
Hardcover. London, William Heinemann, 1st, 1913, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 531 pages. Association copy with signature of C. G. HURD ( famous children's book illustrator) on front end paper. Spine with 1' rip to cloth at top. Spotting to top & bottom edges. Front cover with small stain.
Hardcover. New York, Chelsea House, 1st, 1923, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Poor, 254 pages. Hardcover. Maroon cloth covers with gilt titles. Pages are clean, unmarked. Dust jacket missing 2.25" of paper from bottom portion of spine, chipping and pieces missing along edges - jacket now protected with clear plastic cover. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 3rd pr., 1993, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 337 pages. Hardcover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. Dust jacket with minor wear, sun-faded, now protected with clear, plastic cover. Overall clean unmarked copy.
Hardcover. London, Merrill & Baker, 1st Thus, 1900, Dust Jacket: None, 504 pages (Vol. I) and 508 pages (Vol. II). Limited edition, #109 of 500. Introduction by Richard Garnett, editor. 52 captioned b/w illustrations by various artists, including two illustrated title pages. Color frontispiece in each volume. Half leather binding with raised spine bands, marble boards, and marble endpapers. Gilt lettering and decoration on spine. Some parts of leather are turning green. Light wear to cover edges, and minor chipping to spine edges. More serious chipping to top of spine on Vol. II, and frayed wear to top of spine on Vol. 1 Rear hinge of Vol. II is split about 3/4 of the way down, but cover is still attached. Previous owner's bookplate on inside front covers. Top edge gilt. Deckled page edges. Very Good.
Hardcover. NY, Random House, 1st, 1936, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Top edge red, title in red on title page. No 1st indicated on (C) page but still a 1st as this edition has no statement. Cover with top edge bump otherwise VG
Hardcover. New York, Dodd Mead , reprint , 1902, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardcover. 227 pages. Green cloth covers with gold lettering and decoration. Rubbing to spine, corners. Foxing to covers.
Hardcover. Philadelphia , Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger, 1st, 1871, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 179 pages, 16 silhouette illustrations by Augustus Hoppin. Green cloth with gilt design and lettering. Binding a bit shaken, hinges cracked, interior clean.
Hardcover. London, Philip Allan & Co., 1st, 1928, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Fair, Trans. by Sir Richard Burton. Illust. by John Kettelwell. 1st pub. in 1888. Large chunks from dj spine, tear to front dj cover, edgewear, chipping. Brown residue to front and bacl end papers
Hardcover. Boston, Houghton, Mifflin Co., 10th?, 1912, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardbound, 18 vol set. Broken set. Blue cloth covers with black and gold decorations and gold lettering. Minor markings to cover. Spottings to edges. Corners a bit bumped. Very light yellowing to inside pages at spine.
Hardcover. New York, Red Ozier Press, 1st, 1982, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Unpaginated, hardcover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR & ILLUSTRATOR. Singer's signature to last story page in pen. Interior color lithographic frontispiece signed in pencil by Callner. Illustrated with three colored lithographs, each signed by Richard Callner in pencil. Violet morocco leather spine, sides, and corner-tips. Blue boards. Translated from the original Yiddish by the author and Elizabeth Pollet. Light age toning to top text block edge. Heavy fading to spine. Rough-cut fore edge. Of 155 copies, this is number 76. Scarce. A clean and tight copy.
Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott, nd , Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardcover. 147 pages. 12 color illustrations by Arthur Rackham. Red cloth covers with gold lettering and decoration. Spine faded. Rubbing to corners, spine. Light soiling to covers. Previous owner's stamp on front end paper.
Hardcover. Hartford CT, American Publishing Co., 1st, 1894, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 432 pages, terra-cotta cloth stamped in black and gilt, light gray end papers. Marginal illustrations throughout. 1894 on title page and copyright page, title page in red and black. Front hinge cracked, tape shadow on inside front cover, otherwise very good.
Hardcover. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1st , 1913, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardcover, 1st Edition, second issue with chiince bugs corrected to chince bugs on page 60. Color frontispiece by Clarence Underwood. Willa Cather's first novel of her Great Plains trilogy, followed by "The Song of the Lark" (1915), and "My Antonia" (1918). Date of 1913 on title page. Rear flyleaf with remnants of library checkout list with glue stain. Otherwise a clean, tight copy with light soil to light tan cloth.