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The Hound of the Baskervilles
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan
London: George Newnes, Limited, 1902. First edition. First edition in book form after the serial publication in the "Strand Magazine" Aug. 1901 - April 1902. A lovely copy of the...
THE TRIAL
Kafka, Franz
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1937. First American edition. Kafka's lasting celebration of bureaucratic absurdities. Near Fine book appearing unread, but cloth not quite bright enough to be called Fine...
Today is Friday (with Inscribed Calling Card)
Hemingway, Ernest
New York: The As Stable Productions, 1926. First edition. One of just 300 copies. Near Fine in sewn wrappers in the original Near Fine mailing envelope. Housed in an elegant...
Cannery Row
Steinbeck, John
New York: The Viking Press, 1945. First edition. In the correct, first issue buff-colored cloth (second issue is canary yellow). A Fine copy of the book, clean and sharp with...
ALL THE KING'S MEN
Warren, Robert Penn
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1946. First edition. A lovely, Fine copy of the book, well protected by its jacket from sun and wear. Previous owner's name and address...
The Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of the Picturesque (Presentation copy)
Combe, William (Thomas Rowlandson, illustrator)
London: R. Ackermann, 1813. Third edition. A presentation copy from William Combe inscribed: "To Miss Emily Gouldsmith, with the affectionate regards of the Author." Additionally, Combe has written and initialed...
CORYATS CRUDITIES. Hastily gobled up in five Moneths travells in France, Savoy, Italy...Helvetia alia Switzerland, some parts of Germany and the Netherlands...
Coryate, Thomas
London: Printed by W[illiam] S[tansby], 1611. First edition. Quarto in eights (8 1/8 x 6 inches; 206 x 153 mm). [-]2; a8-b8 ([-]1 inserted after a3); b4; c8-g8; h4-l4; B8-D8...
BIBLIOMANIA; Or Book Madness: A Bibliographical Romance, in Six Parts.
Dibdin, Thomas Frognall
London: Printed for the Author, by J. McCreery, 1811. Second edition. Revised and enlarged from the original 1809 edition. Octavo: (xii), 782, (1,errata); with one plate that of M.Luther and...
Espana en el Corazon
Neruda, Pablo
Santiago de Chile: Ediciones Ercilla, 1937. First edition. A worn, but complete copy of this scarce publication by one of Latin America's most prominent poets. Original self wrappers printed in...
Red and Black: A Story of Provincial France
De Stendhal [Marie-Henri Beyle, 1783-1842]
London: Downey & Co. Ltd. 1900. First UK trade edition. First published in France in 1831 and translated into English by E. P. Robins in 1898 in a limited edition...
THE CHIMES: A GOBLIN STORY
Dickens, Charles
London: Chapman & Hall, 1845. First edition. Uncommon first state vignette title page with the publisher's imprint within the illustration (Smith II.5; Sadlier 683). Small 8vo: (viii), 175, [1]; complete...
A TREE GROWS IN BROOKLYN
Smith, Betty
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1943. First edition. A Fine copy of the book, bright, unmarked and unread in a Very Good + or a little better dust jacket that...
Isabella or the Pot of Basil
Keats, John (W. B. Macdougall illustrator)
London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co. Ltd. 1898. First edition thus. Beautifully bound in full dark blue calf with gilt designs on the front cover, the spine and turn-ins...
Madeline
Bemelmans, Ludwig
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1939. First edition. A bright, Near Fine copy of the book with light wear to the spine ends and corners and a contemporary gift inscription...
GOD BLESS YOU, MR. ROSEWATER (Inscribed First Edition)
Vonnegut, Jr., Kurt
New York: Delacorte Press. First edition thus. A Fine copy of the book and jacket, with only the most trivial wear. Book stated "First Delacorte printing;" jacket priced at $7.95...
Tropic of Capricorn (Inscribed First Edition)
Miller, Henry
Paris: The Obelisk Press, 1939. First edition. An excellent, Very Good + copy, perhaps a bit better. Inscribed by the author: "For --- Congratulations! Henry Miller 2/16/78." The book has...
The Hamlet
Faulkner, William
New York: Random House, 1940. First edition. A lovely copy of the first volume in the Snopes Trilogy. Book Fine, completely clean and bright. In a just about Fine dust...
THE SON OF THE WOLF: Tales of the Far North
London, Jack
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1900. First edition. First issue binding, without periods around ampersand on spine. Early printing with broken type on page 147; a stub...
EXCURSIONS
Thoreau, Henry David
Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1863. First edition. Edited by Ralph Waldo Emerson. In original publisher's blue-green "BD" cloth with brown coated end papers and flyleaves, BAL 20111. A Very Good-...
Fables choisies, mises en vers par J. de la Fontaine.
La Fontaine, Jean de
Paris: Chez Desaint & Saillant [et] Durand, De l'Imprimerie de Charles-Antoine Jombert, 1755-1759. First edition. A large paper copy with leaves measuring 465 x 330 mm (18 3/8 x 13...
THE JOB
Lewis, Sinclair
New York and London: Harper and Brothers Publishers, 1917. First edition. A Fine copy of the book with offsetting on the end pages from the dust jacket, otherwise clean and...
Hunger
Hamsun, Knut
London: Leonard Smithers and Co. 1899. First English language edition. Finely bound in full Morocco with raised bands on the spine, gilt dentelles, marbled end-pages and the original cloth cover...
[NOVUM ORGANUM] INSTAURATIO MAGNA
Bacon, Sir Francis
[London] Londini: Apud Joannem Billium, 1620. First edition. Second issue with e3 cancelled and previously blank e4 printed with errata and colophon, omitting Norton's name. Folio volume (pages 280 x....
THE GRAPES OF WRATH
Steinbeck, John
New York: Viking Press, 1939. First Edition. First Printing. A Near Fine copy of the book, with just minimal foxing to the end-papers and the closed page-block. In a Very...
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Joyce, James
London: The Egoist Ltd. 1916. First UK edition. One of approximately 750 copies bound for the British market from the first edition American sheets. A Near Fine copy with a....