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The New Yorker [magazine]; September 14, 1957; vol. XXXIII, No. 30; The Parson (Mortimer) Little Brown Girl (Spencer); etc.

By William Shawn (editor); Penelope Mortimer, Elizabeth Spencer , Ken Kraf, Brendan Gill, Getz (cover) et al

New York, New York: The New Yorker Magazine, Inc., 1957. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Good. Cover of bookseller in his dark shop on a bright summer day. A single original magazine, complete with covers and ads. Quarto, 11 1/2" tall, 80 pages, wire saddle stitch, color illustrated stiff wraps. A good, generally clean, soft cover magazine over all with moderate shelf wear, BUT cover creased from mailing fold, spine fold starting to split and fore-corners both rubbed ; interior binding solid, but paper moderately yellowed. The is a typically vacant summer issue witha wonderful cover.

$9.50

Snowblind: a thriller

By Ragnar Jonasson; Quentin Bates (translator)

New York, New York: St. Martin's Minotaur /Thomas Dunne Biooks, 2017. First American edition(s). Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 310 pages, gray boards. A fine, clean, neat, hard cover first edition with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a fine, slightly worn dust jacket with the original price.

$9.50

This War

By Thomas Mann; Eric Sutton (translator)

New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1940. First American edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very good/Good. Ovtavo, 8 1/4" tall, 68 pages, black cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy copy hardcover first edition with light shelfwear; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed but some pages with dogear foldmarks from a careless reader. Dust jacket worn and faded, chipping at the corner tips and back strip.

$9.50

Law 101:everything you need to know about the American Legal System
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Law 101:everything you need to know about the American Legal System

By Jay M. Feinman

New York, New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. First edition, first printing. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Fine/Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xii + 353 pages, cream quarter-cloth. A near, fine, clean, first edition hard cover with little shelf wear; binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$9.50

(Charles Lamb) The Essays of Elia (first series); Essays of Elia (second series); (William Hazlitt) The Spirit of the Age: or Contemporary Portraits; (Wiley and Putnam's Library of Choice Reading) [three complete volumes bound as one)

By Charles Lamb ; William Hazlitt

New York, New York: Wiley & Putnam, 1845-1846. First edition thus. Three-quarter leather over boards. Good. 3 volumes bound as one. Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, vol. 1: 193 pages ; vol. 2: 169; vol. 3: 269 pages; three-quarter leather over marbled boards. A good copy overall, interior generally clean, internal binding solid, paper moderately yellowed with little foxing overall, but a damp stain to the fore-edge margin of one 20 page section, BUT hinges badly cracked, the exterior is generally worn and rubbed, fore-corners through and many edges through to boards, back strip chipped at all edges with hinges split and loosened. Paper is in good enough condition to allow rebinding--perhaps as three separate volumes. Priced accordingly

$45.00

A History of Private Life; Volume Three (III): Passions of the Renaissance
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A History of Private Life; Volume Three (III): Passions of the Renaissance

By Roger Chartier (editor); Arthur Goldhammer (translator); Georges Duby, Philippe Aries (general editors);

Cambridge, Massachusetts: Belknap / Harvard University Press, 1989. Fourth printing. Pictorial Stiff Wraps. Near fine. Octavo, 9 " tall, 645 pages, color and black and white illustrations throughout, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine,, clean, neat soft cover edition with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white, but a corner crease to the rear cover.

$12.50

Ambushed Under the Southern Cross: the making of an American Merchant Marine Officer and His Ensuing Saga of Courage and Survival [signed by the author and inscribed to a previous owner
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Ambushed Under the Southern Cross: the making of an American Merchant Marine Officer and His Ensuing Saga of Courage and Survival [signed by the author and inscribed to a previous owner

By Capt. George W. Duffy; J. Revell Carr (introduction)

New York, New York: Xlibris, 2008. Early Printing. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/Very good. Signed by the author on the title page and inscribed in the half-title. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 517 pages, gray boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with slight shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, slightly edge worn dust jacket.

$16.50

Contemporary Urban Design
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Contemporary Urban Design

By Ralf Daab, et al

Cologne, Germany: Daab, 2009. First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Text in English, French, Italian and German. Square quarto, 9 1/4" tall, 383 pages, illustrated throughout, black boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper clean. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket. This book as larger and heavier than the standard and may require some additional postag.

$19.00

Ledge House -- Bohlin Cywinski Jackson (Single Building Series: Process of an Architectural Work)
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Ledge House -- Bohlin Cywinski Jackson (Single Building Series: Process of an Architectural Work)

By William Bruder (introduction), Peter Bohlin; Oscar Riera Ojeda (editor); Karl A. Backus (photographer

Gloucester, Massachusetts: Rockport Publishers, 1999. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. Small folio, 10 1/4" tall, 132 pages, black boards; with color and b&w illustrations and photographs. A near fine, clean hardcover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white, with a previous owner's name penned on the title page gutter. In a near fine dust jacket with light wear.

$12.50

Techno Architecture: Jones, Parners, Ten Arquitectos, Roto, Smith Miller + HawkinsonArchitects
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Techno Architecture: Jones, Parners, Ten Arquitectos, Roto, Smith Miller + HawkinsonArchitects

By Elizabeth A. T. Smith

London, England: Thames and Hudson, 2000. First edition thus. Pictorial Wraps. Near fine/Without dust jacket. Text in English. Quarto, 10" tall, 128 pages illustrated stiif wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with minor shelf wear and rubbing to the cover; internally fine, binding tight, paper clean.

$7.50

Architecture NOW! Architektur heute / L'architecture d'aujourd'hui
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Architecture NOW! Architektur heute / L'architecture d'aujourd'hui

By Philip Jodidio

Cologne, Germany: Taschen , 2001. First edition thus. Pictorial Wraps. Very good/Without dust jacket. Text in English, French and German. Quarto, 10" tall, 576 pages illustrated stiif wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover with minor shelf wear, but a slight cant to the spine; binding tight, paper clean.

$12.50

American House Now (contemporary architectural directions)
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American House Now (contemporary architectural directions)

By Susan Doubilet, Daralice Boles

New York, New York: Universe, 1997. Fifth printing. Original Wraps. Near fine. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 240 pages, photographic illustration throughout, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper white.

$7.50

Santiago Calatrava
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Santiago Calatrava

By Philip Jodidio

Cologne, Germany: Taschen , 2001. First edition thus. Pictorial Wraps. Very good + /Without dust jacket. Text in English, French and German. Quarto, 11 3/4" tall, 175 pages illustrated stiif wraps. A very good plus, clean, neat soft cover with minor shelf wear and rubbing to the cover; internally fine, binding tight, paper clean.

$16.50

Radical Tectonics: Enric Miralles, Gunter Behnisch,Mecanoo, Patkau Architects
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Radical Tectonics: Enric Miralles, Gunter Behnisch,Mecanoo, Patkau Architects

By Annette LeCuyer

London, England: Thames and Hudson, 2001. First edition thus. Pictorial Wraps. Very good + /Without dust jacket. Text in English. Quarto, 10" tall, 128 pages illustrated stiif wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with minor shelf wear and rubbing to the cover; internally fine, binding tight, paper clean.

$8.50

Rimbaud : Poems (Everyman's Library, Pocket Poets )
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Rimbaud : Poems (Everyman's Library, Pocket Poets )

By Jean-Arthur Rimbaud ; translated by Paul Schmidt

New York, New York: Everyman's Library / Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. Fourth printing. Hardcover--cloth. Fine/Fine. Text in French. Octavo, 6 1/2" tall, 288 pages, green cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price.

$9.50

Poems and Prophecies (Everyman edition #34)
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Poems and Prophecies (Everyman edition #34)

By William Blake

New York, New York: Everyman's Library--Alfred A. Knopf, 1991. Second printing. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, lxxi + 439 pages, brown cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear ; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. Without dust jacket

$7.50

Margarita's Soul; The Romantic Recollections of a Man of Fifty

By Ingraham Lovell; with illustrations by J. Scott Williams and Whistler Butterfly Decorations

New York, New York: John Lane, 1909. First edition thus. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Duodecimo, 7 1/2" tall, 304 pages + 16 black and white illustration plates and intertextual illustrations throughout, embossed green cloth with gilt titles. With a previous owner's signature on front free endpaper. A very good, sturdy hard cover with moderate shelf wear, hinges and binding solid, paper clean and lightly yellowed, but with light marginal staining to the upper edges of seven illustrations (does not affect the illlustrations). Gilt title and decoration bright.

$12.50

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
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Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

By Laura Hillenbrand ; [Louis Zamperini]

New York, New York: Random House, 2010. Later printing. Hardcover. Near fine/Fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xviii + 473 pages, black boards. A near fine, clean, neat sturdy hard cover edition with light shelf wear but a scuff at the bottom cover edge; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a fine dust jacket with light shelf wear with original price present

$8.50

National Geographic : Visual History of the World
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National Geographic : Visual History of the World

By Jack Bostrom, et al, National Geographic; Douglas G. Brinkley (foreword)

Washington D.C.: National Geographic, 2005. First edition, first printing. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/Near fine. Quarto, 10 3/4" tall, 656 pages, gold boards. A near fine clean neat hardcover first edition with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, pages white, but with a remainder mark at the bottom foredge. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price present. This is a large and heavy volume and will cost more to ship than the standard rate.

$19.00

Jane Austen, Obstinate Heart

By Valerie Grosvenor Myer

New York, New York: Arcade Publishing, 1997. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xvii + 268 pages, black and white boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with little shelf wear but one fore-corner tips worn through; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good moderateltly worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$7.50

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