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Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex

By Darwin, Charles

New York: The Heritage Press, 1972. Hardcover, large quarto bound in faux burgundy leather and decorated on spine in gold and black. in publisher's black slipcase. 362 pages. Index. Introduction by Ashley Montagu. Drawings by Frtiz Kredel. First edition thus. Sandglass laid-in. No previous ownership marks. A very clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Black publisher's box in fine condition. Near fine in a fine slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Near Fine/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$30.00

Gone with the Wind (Two Volumes)

By Mitchell, Margaret

New York: The Hertage Press, 1968. Large quarto hardcover in two-tone blue and gray cloth, housed in separate publisher's slipcases. 593 pages. Introduction by Henry Steele Commager. Illustrated with line drawings and color plates by John Groth. Sandglass laid-in loose to vol. I. First edition by this publisher. No previous ownership marks. A very clean, square, fresh and unmarked set in near as new condition. Blue paper covered slipcases are solid and unmarked but for incidental age toning to some extremities. A fine set in near fine slipcases. A large, heavy set, Priority and International orders will require additional postage. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella

By Prescott, William Hickling

New York: The Heritage Press, 1967. Hardcover, quarter green linen over yellow pictorial boards, in publisher's pictorial slipcase. 294 pages. Edited by C. Harvey Gardiner. Illustrated by Lima de Freitas with color drawings and bold map end-papers depicting Spain during Ferdinand and Isabella's reign. Sandglass laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. A very clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy, as new. Box is near as new, it is clean with no splits or cracks. Fine in a near fine slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$16.00

Emma

By Austen, Jane

New York: The Heritage Press, 1964. Hardcover, patterned beige cloth in light mustard colored slipcase. 428 pages. Preface by Stella Gibbons. Illustrations in color by Fritz Kredel, First edition thus. Sandglass laid-in. No previous ownership marks. A very nice edition of this Austen classic. Book is in near as new condition with only fault a touch of rubbing to brown printed spine label, no affecting gold lettering. Else a clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Near fine in a solid and clean near fine slipcase. A large, heavy book, Priority and International orders will require additional postage. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Omoo

By Melville, Herman

New York: The Heritage Press, 1967. Hardcover, dark gray pictorial cloth in pastel blue slipcase. 273 pages. Introduction by Van Wyck Brooks. Illustrated with wood-engravings by Reynolds Stone. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in; somewhat toned on rear page First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Very good+ in a very good+ slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Very Good+/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.00

The Wind in the Willows

By Grahame, Kenneth

New York: The Heritage Illustrated Bookshelf, 1966. Hardcover, in blue cloth, housed in original publisher's burgundy slipcase with printed color labels on both sides. 190 pages. All edges stained red. Introduction by A.A. Milne. Illustrated with 12 full color plates by Arthur Rackham. Later printing of this edition, first published by Heritage in 1944. No previous ownership marks Blue cloth shows mild spotting / fading to rear cover. Else a clean, square, unmarked copy. Slipcase in very nice condition, no splits, cracks, or bumps. A very good copy in a fine slipcase. . Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good./Not Issued. Illus. by Arthur Rackham. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Tales of Mystery and Imagination

By Poe, Edgar Allan

New York: The Heritage Press Hardcover, quarter black cloth over marbled paper covered boards, in publisher's slipcase. 366 pages. Introduction by Vincent Starrett. Illustrated with photogravures of the original aquatints by William Sharp. Sandglass laid-in. Reprint. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, unmarked copy. Moderate surface abrasion to lower corner of slipcase, else a solid, sound box. Very good+ in a near very good slipcase. Priority and International orders will require additional postage. . Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good+/Near Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$18.00

The Heritage Book of Ballads

By Leach, MacEdward [editor]

New York: The Heritage Press, 1967. Hardcover, green linen spine lettered in gold over ruled green paper boards, in publisher's matching green ruled slipcase. 215 pages. Index of titles; index of first lines. Selected and edited by MacEdward Leach. Illustrated with woodcuts by Fritz Kredel. Sandglass laid-in. First edition thus. A collection of ballads including international examples, but primarily weighted to Scottish, English and American specimens. No previous ownership marks. A very clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Box shows only incidental rubbing at extremities. A fine copy in a near fine slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$12.00

The Satyricon of Petronius

By Petronius

New York: The Heritage Press, 1964. Hardcover, bright red cloth lettered in gold on spine and decorated with red satyr, on upper front cover, against a black background, ruled in gold. Housed in original publisher's black slipcase. 243 pages. Translated by William Burnaby. Revised, with an introduction, by Gilbert Bagnami. Illustrated by Antonio Sotomayor. Sandglass laid-in. First edition thus. A very clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy, near as new. Black slipcase in excellent condition. Fine in a fine slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.00

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

By Twain, Mark

New York: The Heritage Press, 1936. Hardcover, beige cloth lettered in brown on spine and with full figure image of Tom on spine and portrait on front cover, in original publisher's slipcase.. 284 pages. Illustrated with 8 full color plates by Norman Rockwell. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, solid copy. Pin hole on spine and woven cloth slipcase slightly darkened from age, else no other marks or faults. A very good copy in a very good slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Two Plays for Puritans

By Shaw, George Bernard

New York: The Heritage Press, 1966. Hardcover, green cloth in yellow slipcase. 215 pages. Illustrated with full page color, and black and white line drawings in text, by George Him. Contains "The Devil's Disciple" and "Caesar and Cleopatra", with notes to both appended. Sandglass laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. Very mild age toning to yellow slipcase. N.B. binder's error to pages vii - x [first two leaves of preface], untrimmed {unopened} and slightly creased. Else a very clean, square, unmarked copy. Near fine in a near fine slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Near Fine/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$10.00

American Indian Legends

By Macfarlan, Allan A. (editor)

New York: The Heritage Press, 1968. Hardcover, square octavo with yellow linen cloth spine over gray-green patterned paper covered boards, in publisher's slipcase. 406 pages. Illustrated by Everett Gee Jackson. Sandglass laid-in. First edition thus. Contains a selection of 95 legends, offering a representative selection from the traditions of dozens of tribes, covering the entire geographical area of present day Canada and The United States. A clean, square, unmarked copy. Slipcase shows very minor age soiling, primarily to top and bottom edges, else in excellent condition. . A fine copy in a near fine slipcase. Priority and International orders will require additional postage. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.00

The Jungle Books

By Kipling, Rudyard

New York: The Heritage Press, 1968. Hardcover, green marbled cloth covers in publisher's slipcase. 383 pages. Introduction by Bonamy Dobree. Illustrated by David Gentleman. Sandglass laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. a very clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Fine in a fine dust-jacket. A large heavy book, Priority and International orders will require additional postage. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$18.00

A Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man

By Joyce, James

New York: The Hertiage Press, 1968. Hardcover, cloth in original publisher's slipcase. 254 pages. Introduction by Hugh Kenner. Illustrated by Brian Keogh. Sandglass laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. Mild rubbing to printed red background on spine label, else a clean, square, unmarked copy. Very good+ in a very good+ slipcase. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$14.00

Hard Times: For These Times

By Dickens, Charles

New York: The Heritage Press, 1966. Hardcover, light gray cloth decorated in red and gold, in publisher's slipcase. 279 pages. Illustrated by Charles Raymond. Sandglass laid-in, slightly toned on rear page. No previous ownership marks. A very clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy, as new. Slipcase shows minor scuff on bottom edge, else in excellent condition. Fine in a fine slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Not Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

A Tramp Abroad

By Twain, Mark

New York: The Heritage Press, 1966. Hardcover, deep blue faux leather covers with eponymous tramp in blindstamp on front cover, in publisher's slipcase. 395 pages. Introduction by Edward Wagenknecht. Illustrated by David Knight and including several pictures made by the author of this book without outside help. Sandglass laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. A very clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy, as new, in a like box. Fine in a fine slipcase. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

By Twain, Mark

New York: The Heritage Press Large quarto hardcover in quarter cloth over blue paper covered boards, in publisher matching blue slipcase. Cream cloth spine boldly lettered in red. 275 pages. Introduction by Carl Van Doren. Illustrated by Honore Guilbeau. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. A very clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy in a solid, intact box with no splits or cracks. Some slight marking to box, else fine. Fne in a near fine slipcase. A large, heavy book, Priority and International orders with require additional postage. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.95

The Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World

By Creasy, Sir Edward S.

New York: The Heritage Press, 1969. Hardcover, large quarto, red cloth decorated in black and gold, in publisher's slipcase. 211 pages. Illustrated in color by Joseph Domjan. Introduction by Hanson W. Baldwin. First edition thus. Sandglass laid-in. Includes separate chapters on the following battles: Marathon, Syracuse, Arbela, Metaurus, Arminius, Chalons, Tours, Hastings, Orleans, Armada, Blenheim, Pultowa, Saratoga, Valmy, Waterloo. No previous ownership marks. A very clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy, near as new. Slipcase is solid and intact with only mild sunning and a few small spots. A fine copy in a very good slipcase. A large book, Priority and International orders will require additional postage. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.00

Christopher Marlowe: Four Plays

By Marlowe, Christopher

New York: The Heritage Press, 1966. Hardcover, large quarto bound in dark green faux leather boards with three simulated black spine labels lettered in gold, in publisher's slipcase. 280 pages. Glossary and Notes. Edited with an introduction by Havelock Ellis. Full page copperplate engravings by Albert Decaris. First edition thus. Contains the plays: Tamburlaine the Great [parts 1 & 2]; The Tragical History of Dr. Faustus; The Troublesome Reign of Edward the Second. Sandglass laid-in. No previous ownership marks. A very clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy, near as new. Slipcase intact and solid, with mild age toning, A fine copy in a near fine slipcase. A large, heavy book, Priority and International orders will require additional postage. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

The Short Stories of Oscar Wilde

By Wilde, Oscar

New York: The Heritage Press, 1968. Hardcover, reddish cloth in publisher's gold slipcase. 313 pages. Introduction by Robert Gorham Davis. Illustrated from paintings by James Hill. Sandglass from the Heritage Club laid-in. First edition thus. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, unmarked copy in like box. Fine in a near fine slipcase. Priority and International orders will require additional postage. . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Not Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$14.00

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