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Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company. 1917. 428 pp. Frontispiece by Clarena Rowe. Hardcover. First edition. One of his few novels for adults The decorated boards are only lightly soiled but otherwise show only minor wear. Previous owner's signature dated on first fly leaf.
A Novel of Cuba in the 90's. Indianapolis:Bobbs-Merrill. 1949. 378pp. First edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket shows some wear to the edges and a little sun-fading to the spine, but otherwise in very good condition. Book itself shows only some mild shelf-wear. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good, attractive copy.
NY:Doubleday Page & Company. 1909. 424pp. Hardcover. In very good, clean condition. Minor rubbing and wear to spine edges, else very good. Interior is clean and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy inside and out.
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers. 1925. 1st edition. 400pp. Hardcover. There is no dust jacket. Covers lightly soiled; previous owners name and address neatly penned on first free end-page, otherwise a very good, clean copy.
TYPEE: A PEEP AT POLYNESIAN LIFE, DURING A FOUR MONTHS' RESIDENCE IN A VALLEY OF THE MARQUESAS Part 1. (Wiley & Putnam's Library of American Books)
New York:Wiley & Putnam. 1846. 1st edition of the revised edition (per BAL#13654...absence of the statement The Revised Edition with a Sequel; absence of semi-colon following Marquesas; absence of a period following Street. Bound without map). Two parts bound in one, with sequel. xiv+307+2pp ads for Books of Travel and Library of American Books+(xv)-xxiii Publishers advertisment. . Hardcover. Bound in three quarters leather with brown boards. Leather quite scuffed and worn with edge points worn to boards. Hinges rubbed with boards still attached, but starting to seperate from top edge. Internally, first free end-page is detached but laid in with some chipping to outside edges. Otherwise, pages free of previous owners marks or signatures, remarkable clean and bright. The binding is tight and hinges intact. Aside from binding wear, a very good solid copy.
London:Jonathan Cape. (1932). 320pp. First English edition. The spine is lightly faded; there is some dust residue to page edges; and there is some light foxing to first and last few pages, otherwise a very good copy. There are no previous owners signatures, however this item belonged to Edward Gorey and he has penciled in the dates when he read the book, in the upper left corner of the first free end-page.
New York:Charles Scribner's Sons. 1902. 367pp + 26pp advertisements. Green cloth binding with a few instances of color flacking on cover. Otherwise shows only some light wear to the edges. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings with a touch of toning to the page edges. Overall, this is a very good copy.
New York:Macaulay Company. (1927). 1st edition. 310pp. Hardcover. In very good, clean condition. Rear board is lightly soiled and spine strip lightly sunfaded with a bit of wear and fraying starting on spine ends. Internally, pages clean and bright, free from any previous owners marks or signatures. The binding is tight and hinges intact.
London:Methuen and Co. 1900. 339pp+47pp. ads (dated August 1900). Illustrated with 12 plates by Will Owen. Hardcover. Decorated boards lightly soiled and rubbed along spine edges, with light wear to edges and spine ends. Edge points gently bumped. Page edges soiled. Internally, end-pages age-toned with a previous owners small bookplate to inside front board. Mild to medium foxing scattered thorughout. Page 57/58 has it's lower outside edge torn away, affecting the ends of the last 3 sentences on both pages. The binding is tight and hinges intact.
Norwalk, CT:The Easton Press. (1977). Hardcover. Bound in full leather, still in Publisher's shrinkwrap. In as new condition
Boston:Houghton, Mifflin and Company. 1891. 1st edition. 294pp+36pp catalogue. Hardcover. Green boards lightly soiled and shelfworn with wear to wear to spine ends and lower edge points. Internally, end pages are lightly age-toned with a previous owners bookplate to inside front board, otherwise pages clean. The binding is tight and hinges intact.
New York:G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1916. xii+235pp. Hardcover. Blue boards lightly soiled and shelfworn, with wear to edges, spine ends and edge points. Gilt on front cover still bright but dulled on spine strip. Internally, end-pages slightly age-toned, with a previous owner name inked to 1st free end-page and an old bookseller ticket to inside rear board. The binding is tight but front hinge has started from bottom edge, with rear intact.
Moscow:Foreign Languages Pubishing House. 1952. 559pp. Illustrated by N. N. Zhukov. Hardcover with dust jacket. A very good copy. Previous owners inscription to 1st free end-page, otherwise a very good, clean copy. The dust jacket is still in one piece but lightly soiled, rubbed and worn along all edges and folds with small chips and tears. *Winner of the Stalin Prize 1951.
New York:Random House. (1993). 142pp. 1st edition. Signed by Author on half title page. In very good to near fine condition with just a hint of soiling to top page edges. The dust jacket is in very good to near fine condition as well.
New York:Harper & Brothers. 1882. 307pp+8pp catalogue. 1st edition. Hardcover. Decorated boards lighly soiled, rubbed and shelfworn, with light wear to edges. Internally decorated end-pages clean, free of previous owners marks or signatures. A very good, clean copy. *Wright III:4919.
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