The French Lieutenant's Woman [Signed and Dated Bookplate Laid in]

The French Lieutenant's Woman [Signed and Dated Bookplate Laid in]

Octavo (20.25cm.); original boards in maroon pictorial dust jacket lettered in gilt, purple topstain; 445pp.; illustrated endpapers by Tom Adams. Jacket extremities a bit rubbed, ring stain to upper jacket panel verso almost imperceptible to exterior, else Very Good. Laid in bookplate signed and dated by the author "England, 1996."

Provocateur: A Historical Novel of the Russian Terror

Provocateur: A Historical Novel of the Russian Terror

First Printing. Octavo (21cm); black cloth, with titles stamped in red on spine and front panel; dustjacket; 332pp. Moderate offsetting to endpapers, with some light rubbing to boards; Very Good+. Dustjacket is price-clipped, with light dustiness and minor wear to extremities; Very Good+.

Saratoga Trunk [Limited Edition, Signed]

Saratoga Trunk [Limited Edition, Signed]

Limited to 562 copies of which this is no. 217. Octavo (21cm.); original cloth, gilt-lettered linen spine label, top edge gilt, black board slipcase; [8],352pp. Slipcase a bit worn, else Fine. Best-selling novel about a Creole woman from New Orleans who marries a Texan gambler. Inspiration for the 1945 film...

Art and Artists in New Jersey. [With Original Perrine Watercolor]

Art and Artists in New Jersey. [With Original Perrine Watercolor]

First edition, limited to 100 signed, numbered copies. This copy additionally signed by 49 of the 55 artists whose work is discussed in the book, and includes a small original watercolor sketch by American impressionist Van Dearing Perrine, tipped in at front endpaper. Original cloth-backed boards, mildly toned and with...

Dusklands

Dusklands

First Printing. Octavo (22.5cm.); mint green boards stamped in gilt on the spine; dustjacket; 134pp. A few spots of very faint residue from clear tape removal on pastedowns, else Near Fine and clean throughout. The dustjacket is quite bright and without toning, displaying a few tiny edge tears, mild rubbing...

The Employment of Negroes in the District of Columbia

The Employment of Negroes in the District of Columbia

Octavo (22.75cm.); original blue card wrappers; 89pp. Some minor wear, top edge of upper wrapper toned, else Very Good and sound. Study covering the decade of the 1920s, conducted ca. 1929 or 1930 based on the questionnaire reprinted on p. 6. Includes chapters devoted to black government employees and black...

The Galton Case

The Galton Case

First Printing. Octavo; patterned paper-covered boards; blue-gray topstain; dustjacket; 242pp, [4]. Subtle fading to topstain, with mild wear to spine ends and lower board edges; Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $3.00), with light wear to extremities, small dampstain to lower corner of rear flap fold, with foxing to verso...

On the Iliad. Translated from the French by Mary McCarthy, with an Introduction by Hermann Broch

On the Iliad. Translated from the French by Mary McCarthy, with an Introduction by Hermann...

Octavo (23cm). Cloth-backed boards; 126pp. With presentation inscription from Hermann Broch to Ben and Bernarda Shahn: "To Bernarda and Ben with all good wishes in friendship / Hermann," dated "New Year, 1948." Mild external dusting and wear; Very Good, lacking the dustwrapper.

No More Genocide In My Name

No More Genocide In My Name

Original screenprint in four colors; 35" x 22-1/2" (ca 89cm x 57cm). Very minor surface rubbing, else Fine, Grade A.

The Swiss Family Perelman. Drawings by Hirschfeld

The Swiss Family Perelman. Drawings by Hirschfeld

Octavo (21.5cm). Canary-yellow cloth boards, stamped in blue and black; 213pp; illus. Warmly inscribed on front endpaper to Ben Shahn: "For Ben / another vignette of tzoris, self-induced by one who modestly considers himself an expert at self-destruction, / Tout a vous / Sid," dated 1961. Modest external soil; internally...

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy: The Fellowship of the Ring (1954); The Two Towers (1954); The Return of the King (1955)

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy: The Fellowship of the Ring (1954); The Two Towers...

Three octavo volumes; original red cloth boards, lettered in gilt on spines; red topstains; original dustjackets; maps bound into each volume following text. First Impression of each volume; Third State of text in Return of the King, with signature mark and slipped text on p.49. The three volumes nicely preserved...

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.

Original silk-screened poster: Free the SF8 - Tortured Fabricated Confessions

Original silk-screened poster: Free the SF8 - Tortured Fabricated Confessions

Limited edition screenprint in two colors, 25" x 19" (ca 64cm x 48cm). On heavy art paper. Signed in ink, lower right. Faint vertical crease along left side of image, else Fine.

The Fifth Column: A Play in Three Acts

The Fifth Column: A Play in Three Acts

Octavo (22cm.); original cloth in grey decorative dust jacket printed in red; [2],vii,[1],101pp. Dust jacket expertly restored; faint uneven toning to extremities; front free endpaper cockled from previously removed bookplate, else textblock fine. About Very Good overall.

War: Organized Destruction and Mass Murder by Civilized Nations

War: Organized Destruction and Mass Murder by Civilized Nations

Octavo. Blue cloth boards, lettered in red on spine and front cover; dustjacket; 310pp. Bit of dusting to upper edge of text block, offsetting at half-title from laid-in news clipping, still a tight, straight, Near Fine copy. In the scarce and striking pictorial dustwrapper, lightly soiled, rubbed at extremities with...

Light Metres [Limited Edition, Signed]

Light Metres [Limited Edition, Signed]

Limited to 350 copies of which this is no. 300. Octavo (21.5cm.); original pictorial linen embossed in gilt, green topstain, glassine dust jacket, green paper-covered slipcase; 122pp.; illus. Glassine a bit chipped and toned, else Fine. Signed by the author and illustrator on colophon. TOLEDANO B69b.

The Mountain Tavern and Other Stories

The Mountain Tavern and Other Stories

Octavo (20cm.); original green cloth in tan pictorial dust jacket printed in three colors; 288pp. Very minor wear to jacket extremities, cloth boards rather mottled though spine still vibrant. Very Good or better.

Lithographed poster: Liberty or Pen: The brutal Mill Owners of Little Falls will send these men and women to the Penitentiary unless you act at once

Lithographed poster: Liberty or Pen: The brutal Mill Owners of Little Falls will send these...

Original lithographed poster, 25" x 19". Printed in red and black on uncoated stock. Text in three languages (English, Polish, and Italian), within rules, surrounding central 8-image portrait montage. Blank rules at center (unused). Old wrinkles and wear; single mended tear to upper margin; no losses or significant soil - Very Good.

Star-Dust: The Story of an American Girl

Star-Dust: The Story of an American Girl

Octavo (19.5cm.); original cloth in white pictorial dust jacket, cancel reading "Fannie Hurst's First Novel" mounted to upper panel (as usual); [6],458pp. Jacket extremities a bit rubbed with a couple of tiny chips, most notably to spine crown, light foxing to textblock fore-edge, else Fine in Very Good to Near...

Original Lithographed Portrait of General Leonard Wood

Original Lithographed Portrait of General Leonard Wood

Original lithograph featuring a bust portrait of General Leonard Wood, signed in pencil by Wood and artist Boardman Robinson. On off-white stock measuring 49cm x 65cm (19.25" x 25.5"), professionally hinged and matted. A few short closed edge tears (not extending into image), with faint creases; Very Good-Near Fine.

The Game

The Game

Second Issue, with rubber-stamp of Metropolitan Magazine Co. on copyright page. Octavo; teal vertical-ribbed cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in gilt, white, red and brown to spine and front panel; decorative endpapers; top edge gilt; 182pp, [6] ads; illus. Brief contemporary inscription to verso of frontispiece, some trivial rubbing...

Original Poster: "Joe Levy, Multi Millionaire Property Developer [...] Whose Side Are The Police On?"

Original Poster: "Joe Levy, Multi Millionaire Property Developer [...] Whose Side Are The Police On?"

Original silkscreened poster, printed in navy blue on yellow stock, measuring 52cm x 65cm (20.5" x 25 5/8"). Edgeworn and creased, with tears at the margins and shallow loss to three of four corners (none affecting image); Very Good.

Bartleby, the Scrivener: A Story of Wall-Street [as contained in Putnam's Monthly Magazine of American Literature, Science, and Art. Vol. II. July to December, 1853]

Bartleby, the Scrivener: A Story of Wall-Street [as contained in Putnam's Monthly Magazine of American...

Large, thick octavo (24.5 cm.); original green embossed cloth, decorative spine in gilt; vi,690pp.; engraved illus. throughout; text in double column. Spine a bit soiled and sunned, top textblock edge dampstained with slight bleeding to preliminaries, including title page. Still, Very Good and sound overall. Includes the first appearance of...

[Text in Cyrillic] Kino-Triuki. Perevod s Angliyskogo pod red. A. Gvozdeva [Russian translation of "Cinematic Tricks"]

[Text in Cyrillic] Kino-Triuki. Perevod s Angliyskogo pod red. A. Gvozdeva [Russian translation of "Cinematic...

12mo (18.25cm.); original photomontaged wrappers showing an acrobat swinging from a rope far above a cityscape, below him a man and child clambering from a rooftop at the bottom left-hand corner; 62pp.; 4 leaves depicting eight cinematic stills. Ownership name to upper cover, half title, and title page redacted; spine...

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