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.
Hardcover. London, Willoughby and Co., reprint, 1862, Book: Fair, Dust Jacket: None, 306 pages. Hardcover. Spine strip missing, and front and back covers detached. Black & white illustrations throughout. Pages are bright with clean, unmarked text. Good candidate for rebinding. Sold "As-Is".
Hardcover. London, UK, Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1st, 1962, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 239 pages. Author's first book SIGNED by him on front end paper. Some edgewear and tanning to white dust jacket else a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Limited Editions Club, 1st Thus, 1978, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 133 pages. Limited Editions Club. SIGNED ON LAST PAGE BY ILLUSTRATOR MAY NEAMA. HAND NUMBERED #794 OF 1600 COPIES. Title in gilt over black at top of blue spine. Slipcase with minor fading, and light wear. A bright, clean copy.
Hardcover. New York , G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1st, 1925, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Fair, 153 pages. Dust jacket in fair condition only, being worn torn and taped. Light rubbing and fade to boards, internally very good.
Hardcover. New York , International Association of Newspapers and Authors, 1st Thus, 1901, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 340 pages. Tan cloth covers w/ light edge wear, soiling. Front endpaper has been removed. Foxing to edges. Clean, unmarked pages.
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.