Hardcover. New York , Farrar Straus and Giroux , 1st US, 1999, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, SIGNED AND DATED BY AUTHOR on title page. 390 pages. Clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear to dust jacket.
Hardcover. New York , Harcourt, Brace and Company , 1st, 1924, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 238 pages. Orange cloth. Minor soiling to covers, previous owner's signature on front end paper, else a neat, tight copy.
Hardcover. Pennsylvania , The Franklin Library, reprint, 1979, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 355 pages, with color woodcuts by Pierre Falke, gilt decorations and edges, raised leather spine. Crisp and tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, E. P. Dutton/Everyman's Library, Reprint, 1928, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 358 pages. Previous owners name written and stamped on front endpaper. Red cloth covers with minor fraying to top of spine. Fragment of dust jacket included. Clean, unmarked text.
Hardcover. New York , Macmillan Company, 1st US, 1924, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 288 pages. Blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. No dust jacket. Spine slightly faded, previous owner's signature on front end paper, else a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Thomas Y. Crowell & Company, 1st ed., 1896, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 349 pages. B&W frontpiece with tissue guard. Large water mark on back cover. Foxing and crack along spine of rear end pages. Small crack along front end piece. Otherwise, tight, clean copy.
Hardcover. New York , Harper and Brothers Publishers, rep, 1908, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 133 pages. All 4 color plates by Sigismond Ivanowski is present. Purple cloth with gilt decor and titles. Previous owner's inscription on front end paper. Light shelf-wear and rubbing to covers with slight fading to spine. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Vantage Press, 1st, 1969, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Fair, 272 pages. Some sun-fading along dust jacket spine. Chipping and tears on dust jacket covers. Dust jacket protected with clear, plastic cover. Front flyleaf clipped. Minor spotting on fore and bottom edges. Underlining in pen on about five pages. Nice, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Harcourt, Brace & World, 1st, 1965, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 244 pages, hardcover with dust jacket. Translated from the Serbo-Croat by Drenka Willen. Heavy rubbing and edgewear to dust jacket. Age toning to inner flaps. Edgeweat to top and bottom board edges. Heavy bumping to corners. Unmarked. A tight copy.
Hardcover. Boston, Frederick J. Quinby, 1st Thus, 1903, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 271 pages. Hardcover. Green cloth. Volume 1 of 'Jean'. Edition limited to One Thousand Copies - this being #42 of 1,000. Four black & white illustrations by William Glackens. Top edge gilt. Light wear. Faint damp smell. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Viking Press, 1st, 1939, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Fair, 240 pages. Hardcover. Previous owners name at top right corner of front endpaper, and on half title page. Library style envelope adhered to rear endpaper. Black & white illustrations by Edward Shenton. Dust jacket quite worn - now protected with clear plastic cover.
Hardcover. New York, HarperCollins, 1st, 2006, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 427 pages. Hardcover. Red gilt title on spine. Deckled foredge. White covers, still very clean. Dust jacket in good shape, covered in protective plastic. From the front flap: "Yuan Zhao, a celebrated Chinese performance artist and political dissident, has accepted a one year's artist's residency in Los Angeles. He is to be a Visiting Scholar at the St. Anselm's School for Girls, teaching advanced art, and hosted by one of the school's most devoted families: the wealthy if dysfunctional Traverses. ...a novel about secrets, love, and the shining chaos of everyday American life, The Dissident is a remarkable and surprising group portrait, done with a light, sure hand."
Softcover. New York, Semiotext(e), 1st, 2004, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 202 pages. ISBN label on back cover bottom. Very light yellowing to front cover and edges. Very small soil stain bottom gutter pg 93-103. Clean inside. Set in post-9/11 New York City, Story about female twenty-something, Reena, written by a large collective of writers and artists that bills itself as The Bernadette Corporation.
New York, Random House, 1st, 1973, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, Hardbound, 236 pages. Foxing to top edge. One corner chipped. Dust jacket with edgewear, light chipping, small closed tear bottom edge. Yellowed tape back edge. Protective mylar cover.
Hardcover. New York , The Limited Editions Club, rep., 1957, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Limited edition, nr 1104 of 1500 SIGNED by illustrator William Sharp. 545 pages, illustrations in b&w. Brown/black cloth with gilt design and title. No dust jacket. Light sun-fade to spine and some rubbing and tearing to slipcase, else a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Franklin Center, PA, Franklin Library, 1st, 1988, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: None, 607 pages. SIGNED BY MURDOCH on front flyleaf. Limited edition Franklin Library. Black & white line drawings by Michael Ivenitsky. Marbled endapers. All edges gilt. Leather bound with raised ribs on spine, raised Celtic knot designs on covers. Ribbon marker.
Hardcover. London, George Routledge and Sons, NA, NA, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 312 pages, 71 illustrations by Riou. Corners lightly bumped. Side and top edges lightly soiled. Small area of soiling on spine and on front. Front hinge cracked. Ex-library with usual markings and stamping.
Hardcover. Boston, John W Luce and Company, 4th, 1904, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, A few illustrations by Wallace Goldsmith. Cover illustration very faded. Light wear and rubbing to edges and spine.
Hardcover. Garden City, Doubleday, Doran & Co, 1st US, 1931, Dust Jacket: None, 311 pages, small duotone illustration on front cover, patterned endpapers. Light wear to cover, spine faded; circular coffee cup stain on cover. Previous owner's signature on front fly leaf. Internally, a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, NY, Viking Press, 1st, 1982, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 500 pages. Beige cloth spine with red-colored lettering. Dust jacket with clear plastic cover. Binding slightly wrinkled at top.
Hardcover. New York, Harper & Row, 1st, 1982, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 247 pages. 1/4 black cloth. Silver lettering on spine. Black/purple decorative dj in protective clear plastic. Clean, tight, unmarked copy.
Softcover. Berkeley, CA, North Point Press, advance uncorrected proof, 1984, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 298 pages. Uncorrected advance proof of novel, blue soft cover, New York Times Book Review by Paula Giddings of book inserted in proof. Light wear to cover; overall a tight, clean copy.
Hardcover. New York, E. P. Dutton & Co., 1st US, 1941, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 352 pages. Translated from Russian by Malcolm Burr. Cloth covers, blue stamped titles, 3 b&w illustrated maps, blue top edge stain. Rubbing and light soiling to covers, spine lightly cocked, previous owner
Hardcover. New York, G. W. Dillingham, Publisher, 1st, 1888, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 420 pages. Brown cloth, gilt title to front and spine. Faint foxing to top edge, previous owner's signature on front fly leaf, light wear to edges aof spine, else a very neat, tight copy in beautiful shape.
Hardcover. London, UK, Victor Gollancz, Ltd., 1st, 1935, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 300 pages, illustrated in b&w by James McDonald. Black cloth, gilt lettering to spine, lacks dust jacket. Light wear to edges, slight rubbing to spine, previous owner's inscription of front paste-down, else a very nice, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Harper & Brothers, 1903, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 387 pages, b&w frontispiece and plates. Maroon cloth covers w/ white lettering. Light rubbing to cover corners. Spine slightly cocked. Front hinge weak. Previous owner's bookplate inside front cover and signature on front fly leaf. Else pages clean and tight.
Hardcover. Hartford, Conn, American Publishing Company, 2nd US Printing, 1870, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 651 pages, with 224 illustrations, gilt decorated cover and spine. Corner and spine edge wear, spine cracked on cover, previous owner's bookplates and signature on front end paper. Front fly leaf stiff and foxing on edges, otherwise, clean pages and tight binding.