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THE FOUNTAINHEAD
Rand, Ayn
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1943. First Edition. Stated first edition in second issue green cloth (any other "issue" points are irrelevant). A bright, beautiful copy, Fine despite a lengthy inscription on the...
Goslarer Evangeliar [Faksimile, Facsimile edition] with the Commentary volume.
Goslarer Evangeliar
Graz, Austria: Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, 1990. First edition thus. Lovely facsimile by ADEVA of the Goslarer Evangeliar, one of 300 copies. "The Goslar Gospels, so called after its probable...
HUNGER
Hamsun, Knut
London: Leonard Smithers and Co. 1899. First English language edition. Publisher’s original grey cloth, stamped in black. Octavo, collating: x, 312, 15 (ads), [1] (publisher's device), complete. Very Good or...
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...
THE EMBARGO; or, Sketches of the Times with The Spanish Revolution
Bryant, William Cullen
Boston: Printed for the Author, by E. G. House, 1809. Second edition. Following the extremely rare 1808 edition, this one was also paid for by the author's father. Rebound in...
A MESSAGE FROM ROOSEVELT: From Beyond the Border
[Roosevelt, Theodore] An Amanuensis
Brooklyn, NY: Stebbins & Company, 1922. First edition. Collation: 45, [final blank]; complete in original publisher's wrappers. A Very Good copy of this scarce pamphlet with minor soiling and wear...
GONE WITH THE WIND (Inscribed First Edition)
Mitchell, Margaret
New York: Macmillan, 1936. First edition. First printing, May 1936. A beautiful copy rebound in full green morocco with raised bands, gilt dentelles, marbled endpapers and the original cloth bound...
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...
ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND & THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS
Carroll, Lewis [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson]
London: Macmillan and Co. 1869, 1872. First edition. A beautiful set, bound in the early 20th century by Baytnun in full red crushed levant morocco with raised bands on the...
Blood Meridian
McCarthy, Cormac
New York: Random House, 1985. First edition. McCarthy's masterwork, front-runner for best novel in English from the 1980s. A Fine, unread copy in a Fine dust jacket with one short...
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...
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...
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...
The Tales of Beedle the Bard (Signed First Edition)
Rowling, J.K.
New York: Children's High Level Group / Arthur A. Levine Books, 2008. First American trade edition. A Fine copy in the publisher's original illustrated boards. Slightest pushing to the spine...
Memoirs of Samuel Pepys Comprising His Diary from 1659-1669, Deciphered by the Rev. John Smith...And a Selection From His Private Correspondence.
Pepys, Samuel (editor Richard, Lord Braybrooke)
London: Henry Colburn, 1825. First edition. Quarto (pages 295 x 227 mm) in two volumes: xlii, 498, [2], xlix; [4], 348, vii, [1], 311. With engraved frontis in each volume...
ETIQUETTE IN SOCIETY, IN BUSINESS, IN POLITICS, AND AT HOME
Post, Emily
New York and London: Funk and Wagnalls, 1922. Second printing of Post's iconic treatise on proper behavior in every conceivable setting, a best seller that has been in print ever...
Horou Apollonos Neilo ou hieroglyphika. Ori Apollinis Niliaci, De sacris notis & sculturis libri duo
HORAPOLLO
Paris: Apud Iacobum Keruer, 1551. First edition thus. Octavo (pgs. 104 x 165 mm): [20], 240, [4]; complete with 195 woodcuts in the text, lacking initial blank. 17th century full...
American Psycho
Easton Ellis, Bret
London: Picador, 1998. First hardcover edition. Preceded by the paperback original in 1991. A Fine copy of the book in a nearly Fine dust jacket with light crinkling at the...
TLS - One page Typed Letter Signed by Eliot
Eliot, T. S. [Thomas Sterns]
Princeton, NJ: The Institute for Advanced Study, Oct. 28, 1948. A short letter from T. S. Eliot to Mr. Lyman H. Butterfield of Princeton University Library, thanking him for "the...
ROSALIND AND HELEN, A Modern Eclogue
Shelley, Percy Bysshe
London: C[harles] and J[ames] Ollier, 1819. First edition. In a 20th century cloth binding, rebound without half-title or ads. Internal contents are clean and fresh. Including some of Shelley's most...
The Ox-Bow Incident (Signed First Edition)
Clark, Walter
New York: Random House, 1940. First edition. Signed by the author on the front endpaper and dated in the year of publication: September 25, 1940. Near Fine in an easily...
THE GILDED AGE: A TALE OF TO-DAY (with ALL 1st issue points)
Twain, Mark [Samuel L. Clemens] and Charles...
Hartford: American Publishing Company, 1873. First edition. Rare copy with ALL first issue points as per BAL 3357 (including the repeating lines). Collation: [1]-xvi, 17-[576]; recased with minor cloth repair...
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...
ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND
Carroll, Lewis [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson]
New York: D. Appleton and Co. 1866. First American edition. Appleton's 1866 edition of "Alice" using the English first edition sheets with a canceled title page. Late 19th century French...
INTENTIONS
Wilde, Oscar
London: James R. Osgood, 1891. First edition. One of 900 copies printed for Great Britain (another 600 were issued for the US). Octavo, 258 pages, original green cloth, gilt-stamped on...