New York, NY: Frank Hallman, 1975. First paperback edition. Paperback. Octavo (8vo). American literature; 27 pages of text; 18.3cm; cream colored paper wrappers. First paperback edition, limited to 1000 copies. Includes: Afternoon with Antaeus, The Fqih, and Mejdoub. Paul Frederick Bowles (1910-1999).
New York: R. M. McBride, 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). American literature; 135 pages of text; 24.7cm; 1/2 white linen; light blue paper covered boards; pages partly uncut; #978 of 1295 signed by author on a special limitation page. Lacks the glassene dustjacket. Slip-case lightly rubbed. James Branch Cabell (1879-1958).
London: George Routledge, 1880. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). American literature; each tale separately paged; 21.6cm; original blue pictorial cloth rubbed; spine frayed; corners bumped; silver and gilt decoration; engraved frontis. for The Pilot, The Red Rover. The waterwitch, all water stained; no date of publication listed. No date listed; circa 1880.
Boston, MA: Ticknor and Fields, 1860. First edition, later printing. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). American novel; 1st ed., later printing; 2 volume set, complete. 16 pages publisher's advertisements vol. 1; Measures 18.9cm (height); original blind stamped brown hardcover cloth worn; spines, frayed; corners bumped; vol.1 back hinge cracked; vol. 2 fore-edge...
New York: Lippincott & Crowell, 1980. First edition, 2nd printing. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). American novel; Aztecs; 319 pages of text. Hardcover binding in almost new condition. Unclipped dustjacket with one small tear; photo portrait of the American Indian author on back of dustjacket; protected in archival mylar.
East Aurora, NY: Roycrofters, 1913. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo (8vo). American literature; Arts and Crafts; 31p. 20.4cm; decorated cream paper wrapper; 'Initiative' by Hubbard on back wrapper; front cover with scuff and minor shelfwear; back cover torn, not affecting text. Author lived 1858-1915.
Chicago, IL: Charles H. Kerr, 1912. First thus edition. Paperback. Tall 12mo. American literature; socialism; fiction; 29 pages; p. The Internatinal Socialist Review; 19.2cm; original pictorial paper wrapper taped; ad back wrapper; reprinted from Hampton magazine. Tape on front wrapper at top corner 3" long and 1/4" wide; on spine...
New York, NY: Limited Editions Club, 1935. First thus edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). xxx, 409 pages of text. Hand-made paper-covered boards with yellow and brown woodblock decoration and lettering on spine; minor browning to spine. Slipcase is lightly browned on the spine with minor shelfwear. Number 848 of 1500 copies...
New York: Frank Tonsey, 1899. First Edition. Paperback. Quarto (4to). American literature; pulp fiction; 30p.; 22.5cm; colored pictorial paper wrapper worn with a few small chips; Secret service old and young King Brady, Detectives, #37, Oct. 6, 1899; series listed on back cover; back cover edge taped.