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Ebb and Flood

Ebb and Flood

First Impression. Octavo (19cm); red cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; yellow topstain; dustjacket; [8], 275, [5]pp, with ads at last four pages. Decorative bookplate of author Dennis Wheatley at front pastedown. Text edges lightly foxed, else Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced 7s.6d. net), with some pinpoint...

Wild Horse Mesa

Wild Horse Mesa

Octavo (19.5cm.); original cloth in pictorial dust jacket, orange topstain; [6],365pp.; illustrated endpapers. Two longish tears to bottom edge of upper panel with subsequent creasing, additional chipping to extremities, some old tape repair to verso; Near Fine in About Very Good jacket.

Blood and Sand: A Novel

Blood and Sand: A Novel

Octavo (20.5cm.); original red pictorial cloth, upper cover and spine embossed in gilt; [8],343pp. Spine ends a bit rubbed, else Very Good or better.

A Fable

A Fable

Limited Issue, one of 1000 numbered copies signed by the author. Octavo (22cm); navy blue cloth, with titles and pictorial elements stamped in blue, white, and gilt on spine and front panel; blue topstain; 437pp. Small, vintage booksellers label to lower rear pastedown, else a Fine copy, lacking the original...

[Text in Russian] Ukazatel 15 Let Kominterna 1919-1934

[Text in Russian] Ukazatel 15 Let Kominterna 1919-1934

First edition, illustrated tan cloth clam-shell box (14.5x11.5x6cm), containing 227 loose cards and errata list and 15pp. introductory pamphlet; text is in Russian. Light wear and soil to box; convents Very Good and apparently complete, contents conforming to all catalogued copies listed in OCLC.

Ein Beitrag zur Aufklärung über Anarchismus und Socialismus. Ein Vortrag gehalten von E. Dietzgen [...] / Die Zukunft der Socialdemokratie. Ein Vortrag, gehalten von J. Dietzgen [...]

Ein Beitrag zur Aufklärung über Anarchismus und Socialismus. Ein Vortrag gehalten von E. Dietzgen [...]...

Octavo (20cm). Staple-bound pamphlet. Printed pink wrappers; 32pp. Light wear and soil; corners creased; Very Good.

Women Awake!

Women Awake!

First edition, quarto (28cm.); [1],23 typescript leaves, unbound as issued. First few leaves toned with edges rather worn and creased from use. About Very Good.

Un Piège Sans Fin: Roman

Un Piège Sans Fin: Roman

First Printing. Octavo (20.5cm.); original white wrappers printed in red and black; 254pp. Light foxing to spine, else a Near Fine, unopened copy. Beninese author's first novel, which does not express popular anticolonialist tropes in order to "demonstrate that it was possible for an African to write a non-political novel"...

Doktor Hellmuts Donnerstage

Doktor Hellmuts Donnerstage

Octavo (19.75cm.); original tan decorative wrappers printed in red and black; 179pp; text printed in blackletter. Upper wrapper partially separated, shallow chips along wrapper edges not affecting text; interior fine. Good and sound.

Toward Soviet America

Toward Soviet America

Octavo. Black cloth boards, lettered in purple on spine and front cover; dustjacket; 343pp. Signed by Foster on front endpaper. A brilliant perfect copy in price-clipped but else fine dustwrapper. A full-length statement of Communist Party policy during the "third period;" issued during Foster's Presidential campaign of 1932. Uncommon signed;...

Childe Harold's Pilgrimage. A Romaunt, in Four Cantos

Childe Harold's Pilgrimage. A Romaunt, in Four Cantos

2 volumes; 16mo (15.5cm.); mid-19th-century half brown gilt-tooled morocco over cloth, gilt spine in 5 compartments, all edges speckled red; xiv,[2],218;[4],273pp. Bound without half titles, extremities rubbed, especially leather, else a Very Good, attractive set.

In the Clutch of Circumstance: My Own Story [Inscribed]

In the Clutch of Circumstance: My Own Story [Inscribed]

First Printing. Octavo (20.5cm); red cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in black on spine and front cover; dustjacket; [14], 272pp. Inscribed on the front endpaper: "To Mr. and Mrs. Morrell / Two good pals and sincere friends / from the Author. Oct. 12th, 1923." Light overall wear, hand-soil to...

Your Own Gang: The Rank and File Membership of the I.W.W. [drop title]

Your Own Gang: The Rank and File Membership of the I.W.W. [drop title]

Quarto broadside (30.5cm.). Previous horizontal fold, hole-punch to top left-hand corner as issued, uniformly toned, else Very Good and sound. Recruitment flyer issued by the San Pedro branch of the IWW's Marine Transport Workers. Not in MILES. Unlocated in OCLC as of October, 2015.

Presbyterianism. Its Relation to the Negro. Illustrated by the Berean Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia, with sketch of the Church and autobiography of the author [Carter G. Woodson's Copy]

Presbyterianism. Its Relation to the Negro. Illustrated by the Berean Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia, with sketch...

Octavo (19.25cm.); original maroon gilt-lettered cloth; 263pp.; photographic frontispiece and 9 leaves of plates, chiefly photographic portraits. Ex-Carter G. Woodson Library with usual markings, tape remnant to spine foot; a few dampstains to rear cover, spine ends rubbed, textblock starting to detach from binding; front free endpaper and frontispiece separated...

The Childermass ... Section I

The Childermass ... Section I

Octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth in white decorative dust jacket printed in red and black; [6],322pp. Light wear to jacket and cloth extremities, jacket spine a bit toned, light foxing to both panels and textblock edges, else Very Good or better. First novel in a series of six "theological science fiction"...

Original Poster: "Women Workers: Do you Know Your Rights?"

Original Poster: "Women Workers: Do you Know Your Rights?"

Original lithographed poster, with text and illustrations printed in two colors on white stock, measuring 49cm x 76.5cm (19.25" x 30.25"). A few faint, smoothed-out folds, with some minor corner creasing and a single tiny tear to lower right margin; Near Fine.

Ford Madox Brown: A Record of His Life and Work

Ford Madox Brown: A Record of His Life and Work

Large, thick octavo (23.75cm.); original white decorative cloth embossed in green, red, blue, and gilt, top edge gilt; xx,458pp.; engraved frontispiece, 46 leaves of plates, additional text illus. throughout. Cloth a bit dust-soiled, very light shelf wear, smallish dampstain to upper cover has led to bleeding of red dye; still...

Bambi: A Life in the Woods

Bambi: A Life in the Woods

First Printing. Octavo (20.5cm); green vertical-ribbed cloth, with pictorial device on front panel, titles stamped in gilt on the spine, and pictorial endpapers; dustjacket; 293pp. + 1 page ad; illus. Top edge slightly dusty, spine ends gently nudged, decorative bookplate of designer Harry Bordeaux Dorr on the front pastedown, with...

American Horse-Drawn Vehicles

American Horse-Drawn Vehicles

Quarto (28cm). Cloth boards; dustjacket; 101pp. Very Good. A Christmas gift to Ben Shahn from Walker Evans, with a long and personal gift inscription: "Dear Old Dr. Ben - This book I've just found seems to be just for you. I hear we're about to see you, at last: what...

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...

Mantrap

Mantrap

Octavo (19.5cm.); original cloth in white decorative dust jacket printed in black and dark blue; 308pp. Jacket extremities a bit rubbed and chipped, shallow losses to spine ends have been imaginatively repaired, blue text of jacket spine a few shades faded; Fine in Near Very Good jacket. One of Lewis's...

Small Archive of Documents and Correspondence from the estate of Joseph Dela Rutledge

Small Archive of Documents and Correspondence from the estate of Joseph Dela Rutledge

Small archive of approximately 40 items, including original correspondence and printed materials, relating to the Southern Civil Rights movement in the 1960s, from the estate of New York civil rights activist Joseph Dela Rutledge (b. 1928). Includes printed fundraising and publicity materials from the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) and...

Gas-House McGinty

Gas-House McGinty

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 (.

Eyeless In Gaza

Eyeless In Gaza

Octavo. Cloth-backed patterned paper boards; spine lettered in gilt on spine; TEG; 620pp. #133 of 200 signed copies in the limited first edition. Light foxing to prelims and foredge, else a tight, Near Fine copy in an attractive custom linen slipcase.

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