Portnoy's Complaint [Limited Edition, Signed]

Portnoy's Complaint [Limited Edition, Signed]

Limited Issue, one of 600 numbered copies signed by the author. Octavo; cream-colored buckram, with titles stamped in gilt on spine and front panel; red topstain; dustjacket; slipcase; 274pp. Fine in a Fine dustjacket, in the Near Fine, lightly rubbed original slipcase.

Eugenics of the Negro Race. Reprinted from "The Scientific Monthly", July, 1917

Eugenics of the Negro Race. Reprinted from "The Scientific Monthly", July, 1917

Octavo. Staple-bound wrappers; [3]pp. Offprint. Wrapper edges soiled and briefly chipped along upper margin; perforations for binding at bound edge; Very Good.

y & x. Drawings by Corrado Cagli

y & x. Drawings by Corrado Cagli

12mo. Staple-bound, printed wrappers; [12pp]; illus. The trade edition, issued as "Collectors Item No. 1" by Caresse Crosby. Covers unevenly toned, with a small spot of foxing to rear wrapper; small shelf label to base of front wrapper; Very Good. From the library of artists Ben and Bernarda Bryson Shahn...

Watchman [Signed with Original Drawing]

Watchman [Signed with Original Drawing]

Octavo (22cm.); publisher's simulated cloth in pictorial dust jacket; ix,[1],214pp. Very light soil to top textblock edge, else Near Fine. Signed by the author with a tic-tac-toe drawing on title page, presumably in reference to the dust jacket art of his previous novel "Knots & Crosses" (1987), the first of...

The Magic Wagon [Inscribed & Signed]

The Magic Wagon [Inscribed & Signed]

First Printing. Octavo (21.5cm.); publisher's boards in pictorial dust jacket; [8],182pp. Some general wear to jacket extremities, including short closed tear at top spine-edge corner of upper panel with subsequent creasing, minor soil, boards a hint rubbed, else Very Good and sound. Inscribed and signed by the author on title...

Ferment

Ferment

Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 403pp. Light overall wear, with fading to board edges; in complete dustjacketwith shallow chips at extremities, with old adhesive wax residue to verso -- attractive enough on the shelf, but just Very Good thus.

A Collection of 18 pieces of Yugoslavian nationalist partisan sheet music

A Collection of 18 pieces of Yugoslavian nationalist partisan sheet music

18 volumes, all large quartos. Very Good to Fine. Includes titles from the songbook series "Partizanske Pjesme: (nos. 1-8, all located in the British Library only in OCLC) and "Nova Pjesma" (see nos. 10-16, uniformly bound in red pictorial wrappers; none located in OCLC). 1. Hercigonja, Nikola. Partizanska [with] Budi Se...

The Mother of the Hoboes and Other Stories

The Mother of the Hoboes and Other Stories

Octavo (19.25cm); pictorial wrappers; 128pp; illus. Tanning to text edges (as is typically seen with this series), light dustiness and marginal wear to extremities, with a faint damp mark to right edge of front wrapper; a well-preserved, Very Good+ copy.

The Fortsas Catalogue: A Facsimile [Limited Edition]

The Fortsas Catalogue: A Facsimile [Limited Edition]

Limited to 250 copies of which this is no. 50. Slim quarto (30.5cm.); original brown cloth-backed marbled boards, spine lettered in black; 13pp.; 4 mounted facsimile plates; staplebound facsimile catalogue laid into chemise mounted inside rear cover. Fine. Facsimile of the hoax auction catalogue issued in 1840, organized by Belgian bibliophile Renier Chalon.

Estampas de la Revolucion Española - 19 Julio de 1936

Estampas de la Revolucion Española - 19 Julio de 1936

Oblong 4to (25.5cm x 34cm). Spiral-bound pictorial boards; title page and 31 leaves of machine-lithographed plates after watercolors by the artist. Descriptive text printed in three languages (Spanish, French, and English). Light rubbing to boards and board edges; with two spots of abrasion to front board; mild toning to plate...

An American Tragedy

An American Tragedy

Two octavo volumes (19.5cm); black cloth stamped in gilt on spines and front panels; dustjackets; 840pp; custom black cloth slipcase. Gilt spine lettering fairly rubbed, though still somewhat legible, with some trivial offsetting to pastedowns and endpapers in volume 1; tight, Near Fine copies. Dustjackets are unclipped, spines are sunned...

The Red Harvest: A Cry for Peace [Inscribed & Signed]

The Red Harvest: A Cry for Peace [Inscribed & Signed]

Octavo (20.5cm.); original cloth in pictorial dust jacket by "Bell"; xxix,[5],433pp. General edge wear to jacket and cloth extremities, including a few tiny chips and brief splitting at top inch of upper flap fold, jacket spine a bit sunned, cloth spine gilt dulled, else Very Good and sound. Editor's inscription.....

Tropic of Cancer

Tropic of Cancer

Octavo (19.5cm.); original reddish brown imitation leather cloth, gilt-lettered spine, red topstain; 322pp. Light shelf wear, else Very Good overall. One of the numerous pirated "Medusa" variants, though this apparently unlisted in SHIFREEN & JACKSON: the binding conforms with A9p ("Variant Eighth Edition / Second Illustrated / Medusa Variant") but...

Poster: "Your Ballots Are Bullets...Daily Worker - National Unity For Victory Over Fascist Enslavement"

Poster: "Your Ballots Are Bullets...Daily Worker - National Unity For Victory Over Fascist Enslavement"

Original poster, lithographed in colors on white stock, measuring 76cm x 116cm (30" x 45.75"). Professionally linen-backed, light toning and expert infill to a few small losses at margins, with a handful of neat, mended tears; bright, Very Good+ example.

Biddy Brogan's Boy

Biddy Brogan's Boy

First Printing. Octavo (20.5cm); blue cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; 300pp. Small, vintage booksellers ticket to lower rear pastedown, with some offsetting to same from binders glue, else Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $2.50), spine-sunned and edgeworn, with several small nicks to spine ends and corners...

Exilforschung: Ein Internationales Jahrbuch. No. 1 - No. 28 (1983 - 2010, complete)

Exilforschung: Ein Internationales Jahrbuch. No. 1 - No. 28 (1983 - 2010, complete)

Together, 28 octavo volumes. Original printed card wrappers. Condition uniformly fine - free of markings or significant wear. Texts entirely in German.

A Broken Journey

A Broken Journey

Octavo (19.25cm.); publisher's cloth in decorative dust jacket by "Ermakoff," green topstain; [10],270pp. Minor chipping and a few short closed tears to jacket extremities, spine a bit toned and very slightly dampstained, faint price rubberstamp to front flap (original price still present), topstain quite sunned, ownership inscription sanded down on...

A Flash Of Green

A Flash Of Green

First Printing. Octavo; green cloth, with titles stamped in yellow and gray on spine; green topstain; dustjacket; 379pp, [2]. Topstain lightly sunned, with a tiny patch of sticker residue at upper left corner of front endpaper; Near Fine. Dustjacket is bright and unclipped (priced $5.50), lightly edge-rubbed, with a short...

Tales of the Angler's Eldorado, New Zealand

Tales of the Angler's Eldorado, New Zealand

Quarto (26.75cm.); original dark blue gilt-lettered buckram; viii,[2],228pp.; photographic frontispiece, 65 leaves depicting 138 photographs, text illus. throughout, photo-illustrated endpapers. Fine.

American Communities: Brief Sketches of Economy, Zoar, Bethel, Aurora, Amana, Icaria, The Shakers, Oneida, Wallingford, and the Brotherhood of the New Life

American Communities: Brief Sketches of Economy, Zoar, Bethel, Aurora, Amana, Icaria, The Shakers, Oneida, Wallingford...

Octavo (22.5cm). Publisher's green cloth, lettered in gilt on spine and front cover; 176pp; frontis, [2] inserted leaves of plates (wood engravings). Verso of final text leaf contains advertisements for two other Oneida publications. Mild external rubbing, touch of wear at base of spine, still a tight, straight, Very Good...

Fragments [Complete Run - Inscribed & Signed]

Fragments [Complete Run - Inscribed & Signed]

37 octavo bifolium issues (21.5cm.) bound together in contemporary half red morocco over blue gilt-lettered cloth, gilt spine in six compartments, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers; additional related ephemera and newspaper clippings, including one typed letter from "The writers of FRAGMENTS," tipped and bound in by previous owner Georgia Atwood...

Original lithograph (untitled) depicting an I.W.W. meeting

Original lithograph (untitled) depicting an I.W.W. meeting

Lithograph, 20-1/2" x 16". Printed in black ink on white stock; mounted on heavy pasteboard (as issued); signed in print "Rodney Thomson" at lower right. Mounting board worn, with losses at corners and edges; old damp-stain to entire lower margin, just into image; else just light soiling and wear --...

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...

The Fountainhead

The Fountainhead

First Printing. Octavo; second issue green cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine and front panel; 754pp. A few faint smudges to panels, minor wear along endges and spine ends, faint stain to lower edge of text closed to spine, touch of offsetting to pastedowns, with the paper along...

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