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TO A GOD UNKNOWN
Steinbeck, John
New York: Robert A. Ballou, 1933. First Edition. Near Fine and unread in a dust jacket that is Fine but for some light chipping at the crown (titling not affected)...
THE KING OF THE GOLDEN RIVER
[Rackham, Arthur] John Ruskin
London: George Harrap & Co. Ltd. 1932. First edition. One of 575 numbered copies, signed by the illustrator. A Fine copy of the book in a Near Fine publisher's slipcase...
Autograph letter signed by C. S. Lewis from 1951, discussing the author's reaction to young author Ray Bradbury
Lewis, C. S. [Ray Bradbury]
N.p. N.p. 1951. Autograph letter signed by C. S. Lewis to a fan named Mr. Rutyearts discussing the author's reaction to a new writing talent, Ray BradburyThe letter is dated...
NATIVE SON (Signed First Edition)
Wright, Richard
New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1940. First edition. A true first, signed by the author on the front free end paper. A book that is often found...
THE CHIMES: A GOBLIN STORY
Dickens, Charles
London: Chapman & Hall, 1845. First edition. Uncommon first state with the publisher's imprint within the illustration on the vignette title page (Smith II.5; Sadlier 683). Small 8vo: (viii), 175...
THE TRIAL
Kafka, Franz
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1937. First American edition. Kafka's lasting celebration of bureaucratic absurdities. A Fine book appearing unread, with bright cloth and a brilliant top-stain. Boards a touch...
THE OCTOBER COUNTRY (SIGNED FIRST EDITION)
Bradbury, Ray
New York: Ballantine Books, 1955. First edition. Stated first edition, in Currey binding B, second state, with publisher's logo printed correctly on spine. SIGNED and dated on the half-title "Ray...
THE CALIFORNIA AND OREGON TRAIL
Parkman Jr., Francis
New York: George P. Putnam, 1849. First edition. Second printing with ads 1-6 & 8 bound at the rear and worn type pgs. 436-437. A Good + copy in the...
JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH (INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION)
Dahl, Roald
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1961. First edition. First issue, with a five-line colophon on the verso of the last leaf, stating "Bound by H. Wolff, New York." SIGNED by...
POST OFFICE (SIGNED LIMITED EDITION)
Bukowski, Charles
Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press, 1971. First edition. One of 250 copies of the signed, limited edition of Bukowski's first novel. Book is Near Fine with very little fading to...
SKETCHES BY BOZ: Second Series
Dickens, Charles
London: John Macrone, 1837. First edition. An attractive copy the "Second Series" in original cloth. 12mo: [x, with pages misnumbered], 377, [20, publisher's ads]; complete. This copy Very Good +...
THE NAKED AND THE DEAD (ARC)
Mailer, Norman
New York: Rinehart & Company, 1948. First Edition. Original Wraps. Advanced Review Copy in self wrappers. A Very Good copy of this scarce edition of Mailer's first novel. Book appears...
A ROOM WITH A VIEW (Presentation Copy)
Forster, E. M. [Edward Morgan]
London: Edward Arnold, 1908. First edition. A solid Very Good+ copy with spine a bit soiled, faded and a trifle cocked, but tight. Mild foxing at end pages and the...
THE GREEN MOUNTAIN BOYS: A Historical Tale of the Early Settlement of Vermont
[Thompson, Daniel Pierce] (1795 - 1868)
Montpelier, VT: E. P. Walton and Sons, 1839. First edition. Two 12mo. volumes in original cloth, rebacked with new paper spine labels (vol. 1: 168 x 106 mm; vol. 2...
NORTHWEST PASSAGE (SIGNED FIRST EDITION)
Roberts, Kenneth
New York: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc. 1937. First edition. Number 1020 of the SIGNED, first edition in two volumes. Both books Fine in Very Good + dust jackets with...
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...
Kabbala Denudata seu Doctrina Hebraeorum Transcendentalis et Metaphysica atque Theologica opus Antiquissimae Philosophiae Barbaricae variis speciminibus refertissimum...
Knorr de Rosenroth, Cristian (translator) [1638 - 1689]
Sulzbach and Frankfurt: [vol. 1] typis Abrahami Lichtenthaleri; [vol. 2] sumptibus Joannis Davidis Zunneri. Typis Balthasar. Christoph. Wustii, 1677; 1684. First edition. Two small quarto volumes (194 x 157 mm...
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...
Poems, By J.D. With Elegies On The Authors Death.
Donne, John
London: Printed by M[iles] F[lesher] for John Marriot, 1633. First edition. [Bound with:] JUVENILIA or Certaine Paradoxes and Problems. London: E.P. [Elizabeth Purslowe] for Henry Seyle, 1633.First edition of the...
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...
THE TRIAL OF OSCAR WILDE
Wilde, Oscar
Paris: Privately Printed, 1906. First edition. One of 500 copies printed on handmade paper. Very Good + in the original self-wraps with paper label on the front cover. Spine with...
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 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...
FACTOTUM (W. ORIGINAL ARTWORK)
Bukowski, Charles
Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. One of 75 numbered copies signed by Bukowski and with an original painting by him tipped in. A Fine copy of...
THE HISTORY OF TOM JONES, A FOUNDLING
Fielding, Henry
London: Printed for A. Millar, 1749. First edition. Six volumes. First issue with errata leaf in Vol. 1, errata uncorrected, and all cancels and final blanks (K12 in Vol. 1...