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ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND & THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS AND WHAT ALICE FOUND THERE (SIGNED BY ALICE [LIDDELL] HARGREAVES AND FREDERIC WARDE)
Carroll, Lewis [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson]
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1932, 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. A matching set (both volumes number 574) and each volume signed by Alice [Liddell] Hargreaves, the author's inspiration for the...
FOUR QUARTETS
Eliot, T. S. [Thomas Stearns]
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1943. First American edition. One of 788 copies left after recall and one of a handful surviving in Fine condition. Book Fine, clean and...
FEAR AND LOATHING IN LAS VEGAS:. A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream
Thompson, Hunter S.
New York: Random House, 1971. First edition. First printing. A Near Fine copy with minor discoloration to board edges and a previous owner's name on the front end paper. Unclipped...
TREASURE ISLAND
Stevenson, Robert Louis
London: Cassell & Company, Limited, 1883. First edition. Octavo (pages 191 x 124 mm): viii, 292, [8 pgs. advertisements dated "5R-12.83"]. Frontispiece map of Treasure Island printed in four colors...
CONFESSIONS OF ZENO
Svevo, Italo (Aron Ettore Schmitz)
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1930. First American edition. A lovely copy of Svevo's best work, a novel that is widely regarded as the "great modern Italian novel." Book Fine...
HARD NOT TO BE KING (Signed Limited Edition)
Frost, Robert
New York: House of Books, Ltd, 1951. First edition. One of 300 copies of the SIGNED first edition. Near Fine with the bookplate of William Vincent Seiller on the front...
THE CRICKET ON THE HEARTH
Dickens, Charles
London: Bradbury & Evans, 1846. First edition. Early, possible intermediate state, not noted in Smith. Smith's first state has rear advertisement with two lines of italics, the second state includes...
Fahrenheit 451 (Asbestos Binding)
Bradbury, Ray
New York: Ballantine Books, Inc. 1953. First edition. A lovely copy of the author's masterpiece, in the rare asbestos binding. One of approximately 200 copies (although a letter from Bradbury...
COMMENTARIES ON THE LAWS OF ENGLAND. In Four Books.
Blackstone, Sir William
London: Printed for A. Strahan; T. Cadell, in the Strand; and D. Prince, Oxford, 1787. Tenth edition. Complete with the engraved frontis portrait of Justice Blackstone and the folding chart...
TO A GOD UNKNOWN
Steinbeck, John
New York: Robert A. Ballou, 1933. First Edition. Near Fine and unread in a like dust jacket with some light chipping at the crown (titling not affected). A minute bit...
Moses Man of the Mountain
Hurston, Zora Neale
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co. 1939. First edition. A clean, sharp copy of the book with tape ghosts on the end papers and a previous owner's bookplate on the front...
HUDIBRAS: The First Part: Written in the Time of the Late Wars
Butler, Samuel
London: 1663. Third Pirated Edition. Offered for sale is the rare third unauthorized edition with an inverted pyramid on the title page with fourteen ornaments in the top row, ESTC...
THE NATURAL
Malamud, Bernard
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1952. First edition. A Fine copy of the book in blue cloth (no priority established among the three cloth colors), bright, sharp and square...
The Aesthetic Movement in England [Inscribed by Wilde]
[Wilde, Oscar] Walter Hamilton
London: Reeves & Turner, 1882. First edition. Octavo. Original green cloth, decoration and titles to upper board gilt, patterned endpapers. Contents a little shaken, spine repaired at joints and hinges...
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...
LADIES FROM HELL (SIGNED FIRST EDITION)
Stanford, Frank
Seattle, WA: The Mill Mountain Press, 1974. First Edition. Softcover. Signed by Frank Stanford on the half-title page. Fine in tall red saddle-stitched wrappers as issued. Stanford's second book publication...
A CLOCKWORK ORANGE (W/ SIGNATURE LAID IN)
Burgess, Anthony
London: Heinemann, 1962. First Edition. First UK Printing. True first issue of both book and dust-jacket in black boards and dust-jacket with requisite deep flaps. Front corners of boards are...
ALL THE ASSHOLES IN THE WORLD AND MINE (Inscribed to the Publisher)
Bukowski, Charles
Bensenville, Ill. Open Skull Press, 1966. First edition. Publisher's illustrated saddle-stitched wrappers, 12 unpaginated leaves, 8.5 x 5.5 inches. One of about 400 copies. This copy in Fine condition with...
WINNER TAKE NOTHING
Hemingway, Ernest
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1933. First edition. First printing with "A" on copyright page and Stallings review on the rear dust jacket panel. A clean, Near Fine book with...
[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....
TRAVELS WITH CHARLEY (Uncorrected Proof)
Steinbeck, John
New York: The Viking Press, 1962. Uncorrected Proof, preceding the First Edition. A rare Steinbeck item, the first appearance of this novel in print. Tipped in mimeograph leaf at the...
ASK THE DUST (INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION)
Fante, John
New York: Stackpole Sons, 1939. First Edition. Hardcover. The extremely scarce first printing of Fante's magnum opus. Book is Fine, tight, square and seemingly unread. Inscribed by the author in...
An American Dictionary of the English Language
Webster, Noah
New York: S. Converse, 1828. First edition. Printed by Hezekiah Howe in New Haven. Two quarto volumes (pages 274 x 222 mm), with double fly-leaves beginning and end of each...
SLAUGHTERHOUSE-FIVE (ARC). Or The Children's Crusade
Vonnegut, Jr., Kurt
New York: Delacorte Press, 1969. First edition. First printing. A lovely, Near Fine copy of the book apparently read just once with a few page corners creased where they were...
Lapides Capitolini sive fasti consulares triumphalesq romanorum ab urbe condita usque ad tiberium caesarem. [bound with] Le Rovine Del Castello dell' Acqua Giulia; [and] Antichita di Cora
Piranesi, Giovanni Battista (1720 - 1778)
Paris: Firmin Didot, c. 1836. Folio (leaves 593 x 425 mm), three works bound in one volume, collating: half-title, engraved title to Lapides capitolini, engraved dedication to Pope Clement XIII...