Leaving Cheyenne [Signed Bookplate Laid in]

Leaving Cheyenne [Signed Bookplate Laid in]

Octavo (20.5cm.); original linen in pictorial price-clipped dust jacket; [10],298pp. Very light shelf-wear to jacket extremities, spine rather sunned, old price sticker ($4.95) to bottom of upper flap; tiny contemporary bookseller ticket to rear pastedown. Fine in Very Good jacket. Bookplate signed by the author laid in.

Le Message

Le Message

Original black linen-covered boards with paper cover label, 9.5cm x 12.5cm; unpaged (24 leaves). Warmly and lengthily inscribed to Ben Shahn on second blank, in Folon's miniscule hand: "Mr. Ben Shahn, Un grand merci pour votre lettre et pour l'autorisation concernant Sacco-Vanzetti. Bien entendu, il faut r'conter le docteur mais...

Proudhon and His "Bank of the People." Being a defence of the great French anarchist, showing the evils of a specie currency, and that interest on capital can and ought to be abolished by a system of free and mutual banking. Series of newspaper articles written by...

Proudhon and His "Bank of the People." Being a defence of the great French anarchist...

First printing. 12mo. Staple-bound pamphlet; morocco-grained stiff card wrappers with rounded corners, lettered in gilt on front cover; vii, 67, (2)pp. Small chip to rear wrapper; mild fading to titling, with front wrapper slightly sunned at edges; Very Good.

Map Shewing the Rail-Roads Between Lake Erie, New York & Boston: Intended to illustrated the importance of the New York and Erie Rail-Road

Map Shewing the Rail-Roads Between Lake Erie, New York & Boston: Intended to illustrated the...

Hand-colored lithographed map (approx. 43 x 56 cm.) folded and bound into publisher's blue cloth boards, green lithographically decorative printed label mounted to upper cover, pink glazed endpapers. Boards gently rubbed at corners, tiny split mid-map at fold without loss, general light foxing, else a Near Fine copy. Contemporary manuscript...

How Europe Underdeveloped Africa

How Europe Underdeveloped Africa

12mo (17.75cm.); original yellow printed wrappers; 316pp. Fine. Seminal work and arguably the originator of modern African studies, providing a direct "correlation between the development of Europe and the underdevelopment of Africa," which the author charts from the beginning of the European presence in Africa in the 15th century, through...

Lincos: Design of a Language for Cosmic Intercourse. Part I [All Published] [Anthony Oettinger's Copy]

Lincos: Design of a Language for Cosmic Intercourse. Part I [All Published] [Anthony Oettinger's Copy]

Octavo (23cm.); original cloth in yellow dust jacket printed in blue and black; [6],224pp. Light wear to jacket extremities, including a few short closed tears, spine a bit toned, corners gently bumped, else Near Fine in Very Good or better jacket. Contemporary ownership rubberstamp of the linguist and Harvard professor...

Texte: der RAF [Bound as] Karlek med forhinder (Love with Impediments)

Texte: der RAF [Bound as] Karlek med forhinder (Love with Impediments)

Thick octavo (20cm); illustrated wrappers; 600pp; illus. Hint of dustiness to wrappers, a few glue ridges and faint vertical creases along spine, with two tiny spots to upper edge of textblock; clean throughout; Very Good+ to Near Fine.

Go in Beauty

Go in Beauty

Octavo (21cm.); original two-toned cloth in pictorial dust jacket by Peter Burchard; [8],279pp. Jacket extremities a touch rubbed, spine toned; Fine in Very Good or better jacket. Eastlake's first novel, set in "Navaho country."

Arshile Gorky

Arshile Gorky

Oblong 4to (27cm x 29cm); dustjacket; 235pp; 208 illustrations, including 40 tipped on color plates. Includes bibliography. From the library of Ben & Bernarda Shahn, with estate bookplate inside front cover and with Bernarda Shahn's ownership signature on front endpaper. Mild signs of use, including faint thumb-soil to a few...

Broom: An International Magazine of the Arts - Vol.3, No.1 (August, 1922)

Broom: An International Magazine of the Arts - Vol.3, No.1 (August, 1922)

Large quarto (33cm); original illustrated wrappers; pp 1-80; illus. Yapp edges barely chipped at margins; slight toning and dust-soil, but internally very fresh (partially unopened, in fact) and overall a clean, well-preserved copy, Very Good or better.

Clif, the Naval Cadet; or, Exciting Days at Annapolis

Clif, the Naval Cadet; or, Exciting Days at Annapolis

Octavo (19cm.); publisher’s green pictorial cloth stamped in white, black, and orange; [6],ii,[7]-272,[28](ads)pp; frontispiece. Slight staining to cloth; cloth rubbed through at bottom front corner; thin cracks to hinges; a Good, sound copy. This imprint forms part of the Amercian Boys’ Library. Two records exist in OCLC for this imprint.....

The Kingdom of Smoke: Sketches of My People

The Kingdom of Smoke: Sketches of My People

Octavo (21cm). Cloth-backed boards; paper spine label; dustjacket; 73pp; illus. One of 250 signed copies, signed by the author on limitation page. Very fine in bright, unworn dustjacket.

Office Hours

Office Hours

Octavo (19.25cm.); original cloth in pale blue dust jacket printed in blue; 287pp. Some minor chipping and a few closed tears to jacket extremities, spine rather sunned; textblock a bit toned, rear corners gently bumped else Just About Fine in a Very Good copy of the scarce jacket. Quite uncommon...

Peter Whiffle: His Life and Works

Peter Whiffle: His Life and Works

Octavo. Linen-backed, batik-decorated boards; paper spine label; black top-stain; dustwrapper; 247pp. Nice, tight copy, just lightly faded at board extremities, in the scarce original dustwrapper, unclipped but mildly eroded at spine ends and with gentle soil at flap-folds; still easily Very Good. Van Vechten's most enduring work, a satirical portrait...

Greece Fights On

Greece Fights On

Lithographed poster in four colors, 81cm x 61cm (ca 32" x 24"). Signed in plate, lower right, dated 1942. Original fold-lines; repaired marginal tears, Grade B. Archivally backed on linen.

Was Neues! Bestehend in kurzen Beantwortungen Auff scrupulose Fragen uber sehr viele Curiose Wissenschafften [...]

Was Neues! Bestehend in kurzen Beantwortungen Auff scrupulose Fragen uber sehr viele Curiose Wissenschafften [...]

Small quarto ( 203mm). Later half-morocco over marbled boards; A-E4 (A1 being title page), [38]pp; apparently complete, and not an extract, though possibly lacking cover wraps. Fresh copy, with mild toning to text block.

Be a Victory Farm Volunteer in the U.S. Crop Corps. See Your Principal

Be a Victory Farm Volunteer in the U.S. Crop Corps. See Your Principal

Original poster, offset lithographed in colors on white stock, measuring 56.75x35.5cm. (22.5 x 14 inches). Previous folds, else Fine.

When God Laughs and Other Stories

When God Laughs and Other Stories

First printing. Title leaf a cancel (as with all copies, per Blanck). Octavo (19cm). Original pictorial cloth boards, stamped in colors on spine and front cover; ix, 319, (4)pp; illus. Previous owner's bookplate pasted inside front board; cloth slightly rubbed at crown and heel; spine design slightly dulled; a tight...

Dangling Man

Dangling Man

Octavo (20.5cm); tan cloth, stamped in maroon on spine and front cover; maroon top-stain; dustjacket; 191pp. Hint of darkening to endpapers at gutters, else a tight, Fine copy with the top-stain deep and unfaded. In the original dustwrapper, price-clipped, slightly faded on spine, lightly rubbed at spine ends and with...

Red Thunder

Red Thunder

Octavo. Black cloth boards with paper title labels to spine and front cover; dustjacket; red top-stain; 231pp. Tight, Near Fine copy in the exceedingly uncommon dustwrapper, unclipped, lightly rubbed and with a hint of soil to lighter portions; still Very Good or better.

Noon Wine [Limited Edition, Signed]

Noon Wine [Limited Edition, Signed]

Limited to 250 copies of which this is no. 65. Octavo (26cm.); original brown textured paper-covered boards, tan decorative paper labels mounted to upper cover and spine, housed in recent cloth slipcase; [2],65pp. Board extremities a bit rubbed, mostly at corners and spine ends, else Very Good or better. Signed...

[Ernesto Che Guevara]

[Ernesto Che Guevara]

Octavo. Cloth-backed pictorial paper-covered boards; 348, (3)pp; portraits, plates. Slight external rubbing and shelfwear; corners nudged; still a solid, Very Good copy.

Men Working (ARC)

Men Working (ARC)

Octavo. Original pictorial wrappers; 300pp. Advance copy for reviewers, with publisher's complimentary slip tipped in at title page. Touch of soil to text block edges; brief rubbing to cover wraps; still a Fine, tight copy.

Picasso

Picasso

Octavo (19.5cm.); original white pictorial wrappers printed in black and teal; [4],168pp.; frontispiece, color and plain illustrations, mostly full-page. Extremities a bit darkened, spine with crease, else Very Good or better. No. 14 of the series Anciens et Modernes. Text entirely in French. Precedes the first English-language edition. WILSON A30.

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