The Rainbow

The Rainbow

Octavo (19cm.); original tan cloth, upper cover and spine lettered in black; [8],467pp. Some minor dust-soiling to textlbock edges, most notably to top edge, a touch shelf-worn, else Very Good or better.

Woodstock; or, The Cavalier. A Tale of the Year Sixteen Hundred and Fifty-One

Woodstock; or, The Cavalier. A Tale of the Year Sixteen Hundred and Fifty-One

3 volumes; octavo (18.5cm.); contemporary half calf over marbled boards, maroon morocco spine label, spine elaborately gilt- and blind-tooled. Extremities a bit rubbed, leather darkened at spine edges, else a Very Good, attractive set, albeit lacking half titles. Contemporary armorial bookplates of Hutchison mounted to front pastedowns. Vol. II state...

Enemies of Promise [Review Copy]

Enemies of Promise [Review Copy]

Octavo (20.75cm.); original cloth in grey decorative price-clipped dust jacket; viii,340pp. Jacket extremities a bit rubbed and darkened (especially spine), else Very Good and sound. Review slip accomplished in rubberstamp laid in. Author's critical and autobiographical work, first published in the United Kingdom the previous year.

Original Cartoon Illustration: "The Balance of Power - The Invincible U.S. Air Force - Communism's Overwhelming Ground Forces"

Original Cartoon Illustration: "The Balance of Power - The Invincible U.S. Air Force - Communism's...

Original drawing in graphite and ink, with white ink highlights. Sheet size 33cm x 58cm (ca 13" x 23") with ca. 1" margins. Titled in pencil, top margin. Signed in image, lower right; additionally inscribed in lower margin: "With best wishes to Professor E. Maurice Bloch / Burriss Jenkins," undated...

Sister Carrie

Sister Carrie

Octavo (20cm.); original maroon pictorial cloth embossed in orange and gilt; [6],557pp.; color frontispiece. Spine a hint cocked, a few scratches to rear cover, else a Near Fine, attractive copy. Originally published in 1900.

Malone Dies [Limited Edition]

Malone Dies [Limited Edition]

Hardcover issue limited to 500 numbered copies, this being #438. Octavo; cream-colored canvas, with titles stamped in black on spine and front panel; 120pp. Small bookplate to center of front pastedown, else a Fine copy, lacking the original glassine dustjacket.

Land Without Moses

Land Without Moses

Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 370pp. Tight, near fine copy in the very scarce pictorial jacket, bright and clean but lightly chipped at edges (costing a few characters at upper front panel), front flap partially detached. Scarce novel of Texas sharecroppers during the Great Depression. HANNA 2590. COAN p.63.

$500 Reward

$500 Reward

Broadside (22.5x15cm.). Uniformly toned, contemporary rubberstamp "Received By Chief Of Police, April 3, 1923, Referred to..." About Fine.

Poster: El Tigre Saltó y Mató, Pero Morirá...Morirá [The Tiger Jumped and Killed but It Will Die...It Will Die]

Poster: El Tigre Saltó y Mató, Pero Morirá...Morirá [The Tiger Jumped and Killed but It...

Original poster, silkscreened in black, red, and blue on off-white stock, measuring 51cm x 76cm (20.25" x 30"). Professionally linen-backed, with expert touch-up along lower margin and a small area near the center image; Near Fine.

Turn Magic Wheel

Turn Magic Wheel

First Printing. Octavo (20cm.); light beige linen over boards, titles and design stamped in red and blue on the spine and front cover; red topstain; dustjacket; 281pp. Slight lean, with large dampstain to left edge of rear board, extending into upper edge of textblock; about Very Good. The unclipped dustjacket...

Don Juan. Cantos 1-XVI

Don Juan. Cantos 1-XVI

Six volumes bound in three. Demy-octavos (16.5cm); contemporary full diced calf; bound including original title pages; half-titles and terminal leaves where called for. An attractive set in contemporary binding, sympathetically re-backed preserving the original endpapers as well as most of the original spines and spine labels. Early printed bookplate of...

Hustlers Convention

Hustlers Convention

Paperback original. Octavo (20.5cm); illustrated card wrappers; 125, (2)pp; author portrait and promotional blurb at rear. Light shelfwear and rubbing to extremities, with wear to base of spine; unread, Very Good+ or better.

CAW! Magazine of Students for a Democratic Society. Nos 1-3 (Feb-Fall, 1968)

CAW! Magazine of Students for a Democratic Society. Nos 1-3 (Feb-Fall, 1968)

Three small quarto issues (25cm). Staple-bound, pictorial card wrappers; 86; 96; 96pp; illus. Slight age-toning to texts; covers lightly worn and soiled; Very Good.

Democracy: An American Novel

Democracy: An American Novel

Reprint with Leisure-Hour series no. corrected to 111. Small octavo (16.75cm.); original pictorial mustard cloth embossed in black and gilt; [2],374,[2],[6](ads)pp.; additional ads printed on endpapers in red. Spine slightly cocked and darkened, light wear, else Very Good or better. BAL 11, state "F" with signature marks present save mark...

Nobody Starves

Nobody Starves

Octavo (19.5cm). Green cloth boards, stamped in blue and yellow; dustjacket; 281pp. Faint spot of soil to front board; upper edge of text block slightly dusty, else a tight, clean copy, VG or better. In the original pale green and orange dustwrapper, unclipped but with publisher's perforation on front flap...

Werner, a Tragedy

Werner, a Tragedy

First issue without the "The End" on p. 188. Octavo (21.75cm.); recent three-quarter mottled calf over boards, gilt spine; viii,188. Extremities a bit rubbed, light foxing to half title. Lacking ads. Very Good. Originally intended to be published with a reprint of Heaven and Earth, thus the first issue lacks...

A Yankee in Canada, with Anti-Slavery and Reform Papers

A Yankee in Canada, with Anti-Slavery and Reform Papers

12mo (18.5cm.); recent morocco-backed marbled boards, black gilt morocco spine labels, marbled endpapers; [4],286pp. A Fine copy in attractive modern binding. "Prayers" (pp. [117]-122), composed by, but unattributed to, Emerson. BAL 20117.

The Second Oldest Profession: A Study of the Prostitute's "Business Manager" [Inscribed and Signed]

The Second Oldest Profession: A Study of the Prostitute's "Business Manager" [Inscribed and Signed]

Third printing. Octavo (19.5cm.); original blue cloth; xx,266pp.; reproduction of a pimp's "calling card" serving as frontispiece. Spine and rear cover quite dampstained, short vertical split to spine crown; interior fine. About Very Good. Author inscription dated May 2nd, 1936, "To John / With the best wishes of the author...

Beat Bible: 2 Books in 1. Beat & Pieces + Beat Books [Limited Edition]

Beat Bible: 2 Books in 1. Beat & Pieces + Beat Books [Limited Edition]

Limited to an unspecified number of which this is no. 253. Two volumes; oblong quartos (23.5x28.75cm.); original pictorial and decorative boards; in original wooden, steel-clasped box, original paper and styrofoam padding. Fine. Beat & Pieces is a photographic history of the Beat Movement; Beat Books is a bibliography of the...

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

First Printing. Octavo; 3/4 purple diamond-embossed paper over red cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; 309pp, [2]. Hint of rubbing to gilt, with light handling to spine cloth and boards; lower corner of front board gently tapped but still sharp; Very Good+. Dustjacket conforms to all first...

Pelle The Conqueror: Daybreak

Pelle The Conqueror: Daybreak

Octavo (19.5cm.); brown textured boards, with titles stamped in gilt on the spine and in black on the front panel; dustjacket; 280pp. Spine panel slightly toned (though gilt is still bright), with some fading to the upper boards edges and a few small scrapes to the upper edge of textblock;...

Land of the Free

Land of the Free

Small quarto (23cm). Tan cloth boards, lettered blue; 93pp; illus. dustjacket. Review copy, with review stamp on front endpaper. Bernarda Bryson Shahn's copy, with her signature on front endpaper and ink note above publisher's stamp: "Please Return to Bernarda B. Shahn." A worn copy; covers soiled and toned, with split...

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-.

Original silkscreened poster: Homenaje A Frida Kahlo...November 2 - December 17, 1978

Original silkscreened poster: Homenaje A Frida Kahlo...November 2 - December 17, 1978

Silkscreen in three colors, 26" x 20" (ca 66cm x 51cm). Edition unspecified; signed and dated in pencil, upper right. Very fine copy, free of wear or soil.

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