El Tecolote: Ten Years

El Tecolote: Ten Years

Original 5 color screenprint on heavy white stock paper. 67cm x 50.5cm (ca. 26.5" x 20"). Signed by artist. Light surface rubbing; else a bright copy. Near Fine.

El Indio

El Indio

First Printing. Octavo (21cm); tan cloth with titles and design stamped in brown and red on spine and front panel; brick red topstain; dustjacket; 256pp; illus. Fine in a Very Good+ dustjacket, unclipped, lightly rubbed overall, with some minor soil and a few edge tears.

Adobe Walls: A Novel of the Last Apache Rising

Adobe Walls: A Novel of the Last Apache Rising

First Printing. Octavo; patterned paper-covered boards; yellow topstain; dustjacket; 279pp, [1]. Small booksellers ticket to rear pastedown, else Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped, with just a hint of sunning to spine and minor rubbing along joints to note.

Hike and the Aeroplane

Hike and the Aeroplane

Octavo (19.5cm); gray pictorial cloth; 275pp; illus. Spine slightly sunned, some soil to text edges, with rubbing to the extremities and cover decorations and minor pull to rear endpaper; a Very Good copy, housed in a custom clamshell case.

The Uninhabited: Selected Poems of Andre Du Bouchet [Signed by Auster]

The Uninhabited: Selected Poems of Andre Du Bouchet [Signed by Auster]

First Printing, one of 500 numbered copies. Octavo; pale gray wrappers with French flaps, with titles printed in crimson on spine and front panel; 75pp. Signed by Auster on the title page. A Fine copy without flaws. Collection of poems by Du Bouchet, translated by Auster from the original French.

The Confession of a Rebellious Wife

The Confession of a Rebellious Wife

12mo. Original red cloth boards; gilt titles; 64pp. Slight flaking to cover gilt; contemporary gift inscription; Very Good.

The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex

The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex

Two octavo volumes (20.5cm); textured brown cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on the spines and design and ruling in black on the panels; volume I pp. i-vi, 1-410 + [2pp. ads]; volume II pp. i-vi, [2], 1-436 + [12pp. ads]; illus. Gently rubbed at spine ends, with mild rubbing...

Brann's Annual for 1897

Brann's Annual for 1897

Octavo. Original pictorial wrappers; 72pp. Covers toned and worn, with partial splits at spine and a horizontal tear to rear wrapper; internally clean and unmarked; Very Good. Annual collection of Brann's pieces from his newspaper "The Iconoclast." The notorious Brann was one of America's first succesful "attack journalists," launching vicious...

The Foundry

The Foundry

Cloth boards; dustjacket; red top stain; 499pp. Clean, tight copy; bit of dulling to spine lettering, endpapers mildly toned, else Near Fine. In original first issue dustjacket, price-clipped, slightly rubbed on rear panel, few short closed tears, still bright and attractive, VG or better.

The Emperor's New Clothes

The Emperor's New Clothes

Quarto (26cm). Tan cloth boards, stamped in gilt; dustjacket; unpaged [57pp]. Inscribed by both authors on front endpaper to Bernarda Bryson Shahn. Boards yawning slightly; jacket dusted and toned at margins; Very Good.

The House of Pride and Other Tales of Hawaii

The House of Pride and Other Tales of Hawaii

First Printing. Octavo; publisher's green 'S' cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in white, black and dark blue on spine and front panel; 232pp, [6] ads; illustrated frontispiece in black and white and three plates inserted. Top edge slightly dusty, extremities lightly rubbed, as is the periphery of the front...

Campesino, defiende con las armas al gobierno que te dió la tierra

Campesino, defiende con las armas al gobierno que te dió la tierra

Lithographed poster in 4 colors; 153 x 103 cm (ca 60-1/4" x 41"). Archivally backed on linen. Few minor spots of restoration along upper margin; two brief (1") repaired tears; Grade A-.

Roll, Jordan, Roll

Roll, Jordan, Roll

First Printing, preceded by a limited edition of 350 copies. Octavo (22cm); blue cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine; black topstain; dustjacket; 251pp; illus. Brief, contemporary (1934) pencil inscription to front endpaper, with some very subtle fading to cloth at spine ends and upper board edges, else Near...

The Mulatto in the United States. Reprinted from "The American Journal of Sociology", July, 1917

The Mulatto in the United States. Reprinted from "The American Journal of Sociology", July, 1917

Octavo. Staple-bound wrappers; p. 218-224. Offprint. Mild soil to wrapper edges; final leaf foxed; perforations for binding at bound edge; Very Good.

Untitled Signed Drawing, Dated 1968

Untitled Signed Drawing, Dated 1968

Finished pen and ink drawing on illustration board, 23.5cm x 15cm. Signed "John Groth" lower right, dated 1968. Lightly toned and soiled in image; tape adhesions to verso from framing; Very Good.

Spartacus [Signed]

Spartacus [Signed]

Pre-publication subscriber's edition, self-published by Fast and sold prior to the regular edition. Octavo (21cm); olive cloth (one of four variants, with no established priority), with titles stamed in gilt on spine; dustjacket; 364pp, [1]. Numbered and signed by the author on the front endpaper, with the original subscriber's card...

The Real Bohemia: A Sociological and Psychological Study of the "Beats" [Inscribed Presentation Copy to Contributor David Meltzer]

The Real Bohemia: A Sociological and Psychological Study of the "Beats" [Inscribed Presentation Copy to...

Octavo. Red cloth boards, lettered in gilt on spine; dustjacket; 250pp. Warmly inscribed by editor Rigney to David Meltzer (contributor to the work) and his wife: "To David & Tina Meltzer with my deep appreciation for their very real help in producing this book - Francis Rigney." Undated, but clearly...

Welcome American Federation of Labor

Welcome American Federation of Labor

Large display banner, 124cm x 87cm (ca 48" x 34"). Printed in white on a red background, with grommets for mounting along upper border. Without imprint, though a stamped union bug is visible on verso of canvas lining -- illegible, but resembling most closely the label of the Brotherhood of...

"Me And My Captain" (Chain Gangs). Negro Songs of Protest from the Collection of Lawrence Gellert, arranged for Voice and Piano by Lan Adomian

"Me And My Captain" (Chain Gangs). Negro Songs of Protest from the Collection of Lawrence...

Octavo (25cm). Original printed wrappers, printed in black; 31pp. Light external toning and soil; still a very fresh copy, Very Good to Near Fine.

V.

V.

First Printing. Octavo (22cm); lilac cloth with top edge stained charcoal gray, spine title stamped in gilt and multiple letter V's stamped in blind on the front panel; dustjacket; 492pp. Slight fading to the upper board edges and spine ends, with a tiny spot of discoloration on the topstain, otherwise...

Mayse-Shap [Shop Tales]

Mayse-Shap [Shop Tales]

Octavo. Tan cloth boards, pictorially decorated and lettered in brown; 159pp. Straight, tight, clean copy, Near Fine; lacking the presumed dustwrapper. Text entirely in Yiddish. Cover and title page decoration by Aaron Godelman.

Jerusalem: A Facsimile of the Illuminated Book

Jerusalem: A Facsimile of the Illuminated Book

Of 516 copies in the total edition, this is one of 250 reserved for sale in America. Quarto (34cm). Stiff card wrappers; five original fascicles (Text volume plus 4 fascicles of 25 plates each) in original publisher's cloth-and-board clamshell case. Minor splits to corners of box; slight offsetting from the...

Arthur Hammerstein Presents "The End of St. Petersburg." The Russian Film Classic Directed by W.J. Pudowkin

Arthur Hammerstein Presents "The End of St. Petersburg." The Russian Film Classic Directed by W.J....

Quarto. Pictorial wrappers; [16pp]. Covers lightly worn; faint vertical crease; Very Good.

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

Square octavo (22.5cm); publisher's blue cloth boards, blocked in gilt and black on spine and covers; original peach endpapers; all edges gilt; [i]-[xvi], [17]-[275] + 4pp. publisher's ads. Blanck's First Printing, on wove paper with two blank pages between half-title and frontispiece; laid-paper triple fly-leaves front and back; earliest state.....

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