Poster: "America Calling - Take your place in Civilian Defense"

Poster: "America Calling - Take your place in Civilian Defense"

Original photo-illustrated poster, lithographed in four colors on off-white stock, measuring 76.25cm x 102.5cm (30" x 40.25"); signed in plate by the artist at upper right corner. Professionally linen-backed, with old fold lines faintly visible; minor, expert restoration to corners and the intersection of a few folds - Near Fine.

From Russia, With Love

From Russia, With Love

Small octavo (19.25cm.); original black pictorial cloth embossed in brown and silver; 253pp. Spine a bit cocked, some spotting along textblock edges and preliminaries, faint dampstaining to rear endpaper and pastedown, else Near Very Good, albeit lacking the desirable dust jacket.

A World To Win

A World To Win

Gray cloth boards, lettered in blue on spine and front cover; yellow top-stain; dustjacket; 348pp. Scattered spotting to upper edge of text block, else a straight, tight, near fine copy in a VG+ dustwrapper, price-clipped by publisher with stamped remainder price on front flap, with a hint of darkening to...

Colophon Page from The Color Purple [Limited Edition, Signed; Original Photograph Laid in]

Colophon Page from The Color Purple [Limited Edition, Signed; Original Photograph Laid in]

Limited to 49 copies. Loose as issued in buff card chemise, gilt gallery address label mounted to upper cover; announcement printed on yellow card stock and accomplished in manuscript; pictorial colophon page signed by Walker with "Proof copy" in manuscript at bottom edge; original photograph of Walker signing colophons laid...

Villette

Villette

Three octavo volumes. Attractive 20th-century binding of quarter-morocco over marbled boards; new endpapers; bound without half-titles or terminal adverts. Occasional light foxing within, but overall a very attractive copy of Bronte's last published novel.

Poster: You don't have to be Underprivileged to register PEACE AND FREEDOM

Poster: You don't have to be Underprivileged to register PEACE AND FREEDOM

Original lithographed poster, offset printed in black on white stock, measuring 44.5cm x 57cm (17.5" x 22.5"). Light wear and a few creases to extremities; Very Good+ or better / B+.

The Maine Woods

The Maine Woods

Octavo (18.5cm); variant binding (not noted by Blanck) of Brown LI cloth; lettered in gilt on spine with decorative stamping in blind on front and rear covers; [viii], [1]-328pp; brown coated endpapers. First Printing (per Blanck), with priced list facing title page; this copy bound without publisher's ads at rear.....

Of Mice and Men: A Play in Three Acts

Of Mice and Men: A Play in Three Acts

First Printing. Octavo (19.5cm); bound in oatmeal buckram, with titles and decoration stamped in black and brown on spine and front panel; gray topstain; dustjacket; 172pp. Some trivial offset to gutters from binders glue, topstain slightly dulled, else very Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped, spine-sunned, with a few tiny nicks...

Look Homeward, Angel

Look Homeward, Angel

First State of the text, meeting all requisite points. Octavo (20cm); navy blue cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on the spine and front panel; dustjacket; 626pp. A few very faint stains to the boards, with minor offset to pastedowns and endpapers; Very Good+ to Near Fine. The First Issue...

Constitutional Equality A Right of Woman; or, A Consideration of the Various Relations Which She Sustains As A Necessary Part of the Body of Society and Humanity; With Her Duties to Herself - together with a Review of the Constitution of the United States, Showing That the Right To Vote Is Guaranteed to All Citizens. Also a Review of the Rights of Children.

Constitutional Equality A Right of Woman; or, A Consideration of the Various Relations Which She...

Octavo (23cm). Publisher's green cloth, ruled in blind and lettered in gilt on spine and front cover; 148pp; frontispiece portrait. Moderate rubbing and wear, with losses at spine ends and cloth worn through at corners; Good or better and internally sound. This the copy of feminist theorist and author Aileen...

Pansies, June, 1929 [Limited Edition, Signed]

Pansies, June, 1929 [Limited Edition, Signed]

Limited to 500 copies of which this is no. 369. Octavo (22.75cm.); publisher's cream card wrappers printed in red and black, glassine dust jacket, custom paper-covered slipcase; [14],125pp.; portrait frontispiece, decorative title page printed in blue and brown. Glassine a bit chipped along extremities and uniformly browned, else Near Fine...

Witch [Inscribed & Signed]

Witch [Inscribed & Signed]

Octavo (21.5cm.); original half cloth boards in pictorial dust jacket, red topstain; [8],274pp. Jacket spine ends dampstained to verso, topstain unevenly faded, general light shelf-wear, else Near Very Good and sound. Inscribed and signed on title page: "For Beth, With Love / Barbara (Michaels)."

Let the Band Play Dixie and Other Stories

Let the Band Play Dixie and Other Stories

Octavo (19.5cm.); original decorative cloth in pictorial dust jacket; [8],320pp. Jacket extremities a bit chipped and worn with minor puncturing to spine affecting text without loss of meaning, yellow portion of spine sunned to white, cloth a bit spotted else Very Good and sound overall. Louisiana fiction, a collection of...

The Polish Peasant in Europe and America. Monograph of an Immigrant Group (5 vols, complete)

The Polish Peasant in Europe and America. Monograph of an Immigrant Group (5 vols, complete)

Five octavo volumes. Original green cloth boards, lettered in gilt on spines; 526+589+418+337+345pp. Vol. 5 spine gilt slightly dulled; else just mild external wear; overall a fresh, Very Good or better set.

Stuart Little

Stuart Little

Octavo (21cm.); original cloth in pictorial dust jacket; [10],131pp.; illus. Jacket toned along edges, spine starting to cleanly split down the middle, rear panel a bit soiled, else a Near Fine copy in the jacket, Very Good thus.

Teeftallow

Teeftallow

Octavo. Cloth boards with pictorial spine and cover labels; dustjacket; 405pp. Clean and tight, very Near Fine, in scarce illustrated dustjacket, moderately rubbed and with a bruise to base of spine, rendering publisher's name partially illegible.

The Saviours and Liberators

The Saviours and Liberators

Oblong octavo (16.25x20.25cm.); publisher's blue cloth tape-backed stiff card printed wrappers; [4],v,[3],iv,262pp.; illustrated plate mounted to title page, 18 mounted photographs, typescript captions also mounted; text printed mimeograph. Light wear and toning to wrapper extremities, else Just About Fine.

The Communistic Societies of the United States; From Personal Visit and Observation

The Communistic Societies of the United States; From Personal Visit and Observation

Publisher’s green cloth boards lettered in gilt; laid endpapers; 439, (8)pp; illus; map. Engraved bookplate of Frederic Rowland Marvin to front pastedown. Bit of minor fraying to spine ends; a bright, Near Fine copy.

Arsenic and Old Lace: A Comedy

Arsenic and Old Lace: A Comedy

First printing. Octavo (21cm.); original linen in lavender pictorial dust jacket; [8],187pp.; plain photographic frontispiece, 3 plates. Long closed tears to jacket professionally repaired, some uneven toning, including to spine; Fine in Good or better jacket. "A Random House Play." First trade edition of the play, originally produced on Broadway...

HOY: Revista Mensual. Portavoz del Comité Regional en Cataluña de los Industrias de la Edificación Madera y Decoración. Vol I, no. 1 (all published?)

HOY: Revista Mensual. Portavoz del Comité Regional en Cataluña de los Industrias de la Edificación...

Large folio (49cm). Staple-bound pictorial paper wrappers; 23pp; illus. Horizontal fold; partial perforation at bound edge; creasing to corners with marginal soil to wrappers and a few chips to contents; a sound, Good or better example.

This Quiet Dust

This Quiet Dust

A promotional pamphlet issued in advance of Styron's novel 'The Confessions of Nat Turner,' reprinted from an April 1965 article written for Harper's Magazine. Quarto; blue-gray stapled wraps, with titling printed in black on front cover; 16pp. Bookplate signed by Styron loosely laid in. A Fine copy of this elusive...

The Joker of Seville & O Babylon!: Two Plays [Uncorrected Proof, Inscribed]

The Joker of Seville & O Babylon!: Two Plays [Uncorrected Proof, Inscribed]

Quarto (27.5cm.); original blue printed wrappers; [14],200pp. Spine and top quarter of wrappers a bit faded, else Fine. Signed and inscribed "To Herb" on half title.

The Marriage Portion: A Novel

The Marriage Portion: A Novel

Octavo (19.5cm.); original cloth in white dust jacket; [6],423pp. Light wear and toning to jacket extremities, including a few tiny chips and closed tears, contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper, else Near Fine in Very Good jacket. HANNA 1982: "A study of marriage in a New England college town."...

Death in the Sunday Supplement

Death in the Sunday Supplement

Octavo (19.5cm.); original cloth in red pictorial dust jacket, green topstain; 255pp. Jacket extremities a bit rubbed and chipped, upper flap clipped at bottom corner affecting one word with loss of meaning (but not price, $2.00); a couple short closed tears to rear jacket panel. Near Fine in Very Good...

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