Octavo (18cm). Printed buff wrappers; 891pp + ads. Covers and text mildly toned; still a tight, lightly worn copy of the unusual wrappered edition. Simultaneously reprinted in cloth by Sinclair; initially published by John C. Winston & Co. in 1915.
Octavo (21cm). Black cloth boards, lettered in gilt; dustjacket; 310pp. Warmly and lengthily inscribed to a young Stephen Sondheim in year of publication: "To Stephen Sondheim: novelist and musician - With all good wishes," followed by a lengthy quotation from Proust's The Past Recaptured. Bottom board edges rubbed; abrasions along...
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;...
Octavo (22cm). Tan cloth boards, lettered in red on spine and front cover; dustjacket; brown top-stain; 364pp. Faint offsetting to endpapers, else a tight, Fine copy, with deep, unfaded top-stain. In the original, unclipped dustwrapper, very slightly faded on spine with a single small (.
Octavo (20cm). Blue cloth, lettered in gilt on spine and front cover; 373, (1)pp (publisher's ads). Mild bumps to corners; light rubbing to spine ends; still a tight, nicely preserved copy, VG or better. With large engraved bookplate of "The Runaway;" early ownership signature (W.D.[?] Whiting).
First Printing. Large octavo (23.5cm); red boards with titling in gilt on the spine; red topstain; dustjacket; 1,367pp. Faint tidemark at base of spine, with a tiny rubbed spot on the upper edge of the rear board; very Near Fine. The unclipped dustjacket is lightly edgeworn, with corresponding tidemark at...
Octavo (20cm); linen-backed boards; dustjacket; 209pp. Presentation inscription from Dreiser to Burleigh Rodick on title page, dated 1923. Board edges and spine ends rubbed; scarce jacket lightly soiled, with a small area of restoration at crown. A quite presentable copy, nicely inscribed.
Octavo. Original brown decorated cloth (hardcover); 312pp. Straight, clean copy, unsoiled and unmarked, in crisp jacket with a bit of wear and heel and crown. A slow-witted but gentle Czech immigrant participates in, then quells a bakery strike. Striking jacket design by Karl S. Woerner. HANNA 3824. BLAKE p.246. COAN p.215.
Brief 1-pp TLS to American radical cartoonist Art Young. Trimmed at bottom, close to signature; old folds from mailing; Very Good.
Octavo (20.5cm); navy blue cloth, with titling stamped in yellow; yellow topstain; dustjacket; 593pp. Trivial wear to board edges; brief gift inscription dated 1940; else Near Fine in the scarce and fragile jacket, toned at spine and lightly dusted to panels, still unclipped and better than Very Good.
Octavo. Blue cloth boards, lettered in gilt; dustjacket; 426pp. Slight fading to board edges and spine; top-stain a bit dulled; still a tight, attractive copy in a Near Fine dustwrapper, minimally faded on spine and lightly rubbed at spine ends, else unclipped and crisp.
Quarto. Illustrated wrappers; 20pp. Single issue of this outspoken Soviet freethought newspaper, published from 1922 to 1931. A surprisingly bright, unworn copy, Near Fine and without the usual toning and chipping to the external wrappers. A little raggedness along the bound edge, suggesting that this issue may have been removed...
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.
Bound typescript (carbon) on onionskin, bound between red card wrappers; xxiv, 453pp. Number 6 of 10 copies (so stated on typed limitation statement on title page). Mild aging and wear; Very Good to Near Fine.
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.
Octavo (19.5cm). Blue cloth boards, lettered in black on spine and front cover; 194pp; frontis. portr. Includes brief bibliography. Brilliant, fine copy with yellow top-stain bright and unfaded. In the original pictorial dustwrapper, lightly scuffed on front panel with small loss to one character of the title lettering, else Near...
Octavo (24.5cm). Staple-bound pictorial wrappers; 32pp. Mild creasing to wrapper edges, else Fine.
Octavo (21cm). Blue-gray ribbed cloth, stamped in gilt and black on spine and front cover; top edge gilt; page edges untrimmed; xiii, 319, pp; 9 inserted leaves of plates (halftones); text illus. A bright copy; gilt slightly dulled on spine, mild rubbing to bottom board edges, and typical foxing to...
Octavo. Pictorial cloth with matching pictorial dustjacket; 350pp. Tight, Near Fine copy in lightly worn jacket with brief losses at crown of spine.
Quarto (27.5cm); illustrated wrappers, stapled, with cover art by Frank Walts; 50pp; illus. Light edgewear and tanning to text edges, faint verical crease at center, with a 1" tear along lower edge of front wrapper; complete, Very Good copy.
Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 332pp. Page edges dusty, else a tight, straight copy, near to Fine, in the very scarce dustjacket, toned and chafed on spine with brief closed tears, losses at corners and heel of spine; nibbling to upper spine, just into lettering of title; Good.
Octavo (20cm). Russet cloth boards, titled in black on spine and front cover; dustjacket; 277pp. Endpapers toned; minor handsoil to board edges; still a tight, Very Good or better copy in the uncommon pictorial dustwrapper by Fuzzy Ludwig, unclipped, lightly worn and soiled; Very Good. Translated by M.&R. Weatherall.....
Octavo. Blue cloth boards, titled in silver on spine and front cover; dustjacket; 240pp. Mild speckling to front boards, else tight and Near Fine in the uncommon dustwrapper, rubbed overall, faded on spine, and with a couple of chips to rear panel; Very Good.
Quarto; single sheet of light blue stock printed in black, measuring 43cm x 28cm; folded vertically at center to create a 4pp pamphlet; illus. Some trivial wear to extremities, with purple and pink rubberstamp to front cover ("Communication invited with: The Re-Invention of Everyday Life..."); Near Fine.
First printing, with (1) following final paragraph. Octavo (22cm); tan cloth boards, lettered in blue on spine and front cover; dustjacket; 504pp. Cloth darkened along bottom edge, else a tight, Near Fine copy in lightly worn dustwrapper with foxing to verso and several brief creases and nicks to extremities; Very Good.
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