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Eros Magazine. Volume One [1], Full Year Numbers One [1], Two [2], Three [3], Four [4]
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Eros Magazine. Volume One [1], Full Year Numbers One [1], Two [2], Three [3], Four [4]

By Ginzburg, Ralph

New York: Eros Magazine, 1962. First edition of the first four issues of this hardcover magazine at the forefront of the 1960s sexual revolution. Includes Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter issues, well-illustrated throughout, 13 inches tall. Near fine condition with only very light edge rubbing, good hinges, firm bindings, very clean pages with no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Folio - 12" - 15" Tall.

$112.99

The Pageant 1897
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The Pageant 1897

By Edited By C. Hazelwood Shannon and J. W. Gleeson White

London: Henry and Co., 1897. First edition, 1897. Collected literary works illustrated by artists such as Gustave Moreau, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Sire Edward Burne-Jones, Giulio Camagnola, Walter Crane, Charles Ricketts and others, along with an original color woodcut by Lucien Pissarro who also designed the endpapers. Mauve pink cloth lettered and decorated in a dove design in gilt, 10.25 inchest tall. Some expected external wear including a very short fabric tear to the spine foot, a little bit of edge bumping, some uneven sun fading to an area on the rear cover, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with a name and 1897 date on the front free endpaper and the armorial bookplate of Thomas Wallace, Jr., Ellerslie Hall on the front pastedown beneath the endpaper design, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$112.99

The Fables of La Fontaine
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The Fables of La Fontaine

By La Fontaine [Lafontaine]. Translated By Marianne Moore

New York: The Viking Press, 1954. First edition, no. 142 of 400 numbered copies that were supposed to be signed by the translator, but this one is not. Bright red cloth with original clear plastic dustjacket, black slipcase. The book is in very good condition with the spine retaining a bright red color, good hinges, firm text block, neatly written gift notation from 1954 on the front and rear free endpapers, pages otherwise clean and unmarked. The is some wear to the clear dustjacket, mainly a bit of edge chipping. The slipcase has some shelfwear and some bumping to the open edges, structurally sound.. First, Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Slipcase. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$87.99

The Best of Edgar Allan Poe. Illustrated Edition
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The Best of Edgar Allan Poe. Illustrated Edition

By Poe, Edgar Allan

Chicago: Royce Publishers, 1945. First edition thus, 1945. Pocket sized softcover edition containing five Poe stories illustrated with exaggerated woodcuts (or linoleum cuts). Covers sensationalize the horror aspect of the stories, which include: The Black Cat; The Pit and the Pendulum; Berenice; The Masque of the Red Death; The Purloined Letter. Light edgewear, binding sound, very minor light brown spots to the far top margin of the first fifteen pages, name written inside front cover, pages otherwise clean and unmarked.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Good. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall.

$47.99

Hudibras. Compleat. In Three Parts. Written in the time of the Late Wars. Corrected and Amended, with Several Additions and Annotations
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Hudibras. Compleat. In Three Parts. Written in the time of the Late Wars. Corrected and Amended, with Several Additions and Annotations

By Butler, Samuel

London: Thomas Horne, 1700. Title page dated 1700. Early printing, including all three parts, in what appears to be a period binding with an armorial blindstamp - a superlibros - with two lions passant on the front and rear covers. Full brown paneled calf with blind-stamped floral decorations at the corners and the armorial shield in the center, raised spine bands, dark red gilt lettered label, gilt decorated compartments, [1], 1-230 pages, about 7.5 inches tall. Expected wear to the extremiites, binding firm, pages uniformly age-toned, name (Thos B....] on title page, another name on verso of title page, no other markings. . Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$447.99

The Ballad of Jan Van Hunks. First Edition with Slipcase
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The Ballad of Jan Van Hunks. First Edition with Slipcase

By Rossetti, Dante Gabriel

London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1929. First, limited ediiton, no. 384 of 620 copies printed, with original slipcase. Illustrated throughout with engravings by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, and with an introduction by Mackenzie Bell. Flexible covers in vellum with gilt front cover design, about 7.5 inches tall, original plain tan slipcase. The book is in very good condition, with clean covers, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages, armorial bookplate of Oliver Brett inside front cover, no other names or markings. The slipcase is unevenly age-browned and has some modest edgewear, structurally sound. Includes a 1948 receipt for purchase of the book by the last owner from Marks & Co. Booksellers in London.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/Very Good Slipcase. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$97.99

The Story of Queen Anelida and the False Arcite: By Geoffrey Chaucer. Printed at Westminster By William Caxton About the Year 1477
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The Story of Queen Anelida and the False Arcite: By Geoffrey Chaucer. Printed at Westminster By William Caxton About the Year 1477

By Chaucer, Geoffrey

Cambridge, England: University Press, 1905. High quality 1905 facimile printing of the 1477 original. Part of a series of rare 15th century printed books (incanabula) in the Cambridge University Library. Includes three leaves plus 19 pages of the facsimile pages. Gray hardcover with vellum spine and front cover label, about 10.5 inches tall. Very modest cover wear, firm text block, very clean pages with the name in pencil of the previous owner (a professor of medieval studies and specifically a Chaucer scholar - F. J. Chiarenza) on the front free endpaper, a lightly written pencil note in the same hand on the title page, no other markings. Slip of paper with typed poetry in Middle English laid in loosely at the front. . Facsimile. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$452.99

Sailor Song
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Sailor Song

By Ken Kesey

New York: Viking, 1992. First edition, first printing, 1992, signed by the author in metallis ink, dated 1992, on the front free endpaper. Review copy with original publication date slip and publisher's promotional sheet. Light tan hardcover with white cloth spine, color illustrated dustjacket. The book is in about fine condition with just a couple of tiny speckles to the top edge of the text block, good hinges, tight binding (probably never read), clean pages, no other names or markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped [23.50] and is also about fine with only a very very light trace of shelf rubbing, no chips or tears.. Signed by the Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$147.99

To Kill a Mockingbird. Leatherbound Classics Series
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To Kill a Mockingbird. Leatherbound Classics Series

By Harper Lee

New York: Barnes & Noble, 2011. Handsomely bound in olive green pictorial bonded leather. Fine condition, new and unread in the publisher's original unopened shrinkwrap.. Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$47.99

The Divine Comedy. Leatherbound Classics Series
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The Divine Comedy. Leatherbound Classics Series

By Dante Alighieri. Illustrated By Gustave Dore

New York: Barnes & Noble, 2001. Handsomely bound edition in dark red bonded leather printed in gilt, silver gilt and black, all edges gilt. Contains Inferno, Purgatory and Paradise, illustrated with engravings by Gustave Dore. Fine condition, new and unused in the publisher's original unopened shrinkwrap.. Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$37.99

Bulfinch's Mythology. Leatherbound Classics: The Age of Fable, The Age of Chivalry, & The Legends of Charlemagne
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Bulfinch's Mythology. Leatherbound Classics: The Age of Fable, The Age of Chivalry, & The Legends of Charlemagne

By Thomas Bulfinch

New York: Barnes & Noble, 2013. Handsomely bound in midnight black bonded leather lettered and decorated in two-tone gilt, all edges gilt, attached ribbon bookmark. Fine condition, looks and feels new and unread, tight binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.99

The Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe. Leatherbound Classics Series
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The Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe. Leatherbound Classics Series

By Edgar Allan Poe

New York: Barnes & Noble, 2015. Handsomely bound in midnight black bonded leather lettered and decorated in silver gilt and red, illustration of the Raven holding a banner stating Nevermore, all edges silver gilt, attached ribbon bookmark. Fine condition, looks and feels new and unread, tight binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$47.99

Jane Austen: Seven Novels. Leatherbound Classics Series
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Jane Austen: Seven Novels. Leatherbound Classics Series

By Jane Austen

New York: Barnes and Noble Books, 2007. Handsomely bound in textured gray bonded leather lettered and decorated in gilt, blue and white, all edges gilt, attached ribbon bookmark, about 9.25 inches tall and 2.75 inches thick. Fine condition, looks and feels new and unread, tight binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$47.99

Three Proverb Stories. Kitty's Class-Day; Aunt Kipp; Psyche's Art
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Three Proverb Stories. Kitty's Class-Day; Aunt Kipp; Psyche's Art

By Alcott, Louisa M [May]. Illustrated By Augustus Hoppin

Boston: Loring, 1868. First edition, 1868. Illustrated with tissue-protected engravings. Dark emerald green cloth with gilt lettering. Excellent example with very little wear, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages with a name and 1871 date on the preliminary blank accompanied by a second gift notation from 1977 above it, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$127.99

Silver Pitchers: And Independendence, A Centennial Love Story
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Silver Pitchers: And Independendence, A Centennial Love Story

By Alcott, Louisa M [May].

Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1885. Title page dated 1885. Attractive example in rust colored cloth with lettering and decoration in gilt, silver gilt and black. Some rubbing and light fraying to the spine ends, good hinges, firm text block, slightly age-toned but clean pages with two names inside the front cover and a name and 1885 date on the preliminary blank, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$47.99

Rose in Bloom. A Sequel to Eight Cousins
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Rose in Bloom. A Sequel to Eight Cousins

By Alcott, Louisa M [May].

Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1876. First edition, second state, title page dated 1876 includes "With Illustration" in the singular rather than the exceedingly scarce first state which is in the plural. Very well preserved example in deep emerald green cloth with gilt spine lettering and decoration, 375 pages preceded by an additional illustrated title page and no publisher's ads at the rear. Some rubbing to the corners and spine ends, spine gilt bright and clear, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with a name and New Year 1877 date on the preliminary blank, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$367.99

The George MacDonald Treasury: Princess and the Goblin, Princess and Curdie, Light Princess, Phantastes, Giant's Heart, at the Back of the North Wind, Golden Key, and Lilith
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The George MacDonald Treasury: Princess and the Goblin, Princess and Curdie, Light Princess, Phantastes, Giant's Heart, at the Back of the North Wind, Golden Key, and Lilith

By George McDonald

USA: Kahley House Publishing, 2006. Thick softcover containing eight of MacDonald's enchanting stories. Light edgwear, mainly to the corners, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$32.99

The Harvard Concordance to Shakespeare
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The Harvard Concordance to Shakespeare

By Spevack, Marvin

Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1973. First edition, 1973. Monumental reference on Shakespeare's works in one volume containing more than 29,000 main entries and more than 500,000 quotations. Light red cloth with gilt spine lettering, 1600 pages,13.5 inches tall and 2.5 inches thick, with dustjacket. The book is near fine with good hinges, firm text block, clean pages with a name and 1973 date neatly written at the upper corner of the front free endpaper, no other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some very light shelf soil to the white background, minimal edgewear, one inch closed tear to the bottom of the front panel, no chips and no paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Folio - 12" - 15" Tall.

$167.99

The Raven
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The Raven

By Poe, Edgar Allan

New York: E. P. Dutton and Company, 1883. Copyright 1883, this lovely example most likely from the same time period. Softcover with color lithograph illustrations on front and rear, stitched binding with additional cord decoration, edges of covers trimmed with cranberry colored fringe, eight inches tall plus fringe, 24 pages, black and white illustrations. Some wear to covers and fringe, decorative cord along the spine edge lacks one tassel, external chips and separation to spine edge, small chips to inner corners of rear cover (design not affected), binding sound but not tight (no loosened pages), minor finger smudging to title page, pages otherwise clean, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$327.99

Coloring for Nerve Mastery
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Coloring for Nerve Mastery

By Elliott, Dick

Westfield, MA: Ego Publications, 1962. First edition, 1962, with a non-personalized inscription signed by the author inside the front cover. Ersatz coloring book that pokes fun at teaching, education administration, students, etc. Softcover, 24 pages. Some darkening to the outer edges of the covers as well as a little corner wear, internally very good, sound binding, clean pages, no other names or markings.. Inscribed by the Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$67.99

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