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New York: Harper, 1995. Some black and white photographs. thick 8vo, 504 pages, black cloth backed tan boards with copper stamping, dust wrapper. New York: Harper Collins, (1995). A near fine copy in a fine dust wrapper. "Frieda is 'in' every major novel D.H. Lawrence wrote during their eighteen years together, from The Rainbow and Women in Love to Lady Chatterley's Lover. She was his most trusted reader; his dependence on here was absolute."
London: John Murray, 1814. Four 19th century titles bound together in modern full brown calf; gilt-ruled and lettered spine with raised bands and red leather label, reading "The Corsair"; marbled end papers. London: John Murray, 1814, 1816, 1818, 1820. Mixed editions, as below. BYRON, Lord: "The Corsair, A Tale". London: John Murray, 1814. Second issue, lacking ads & half-title. COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor: "Christabel..." London: John Murray, 1816. First edition -- the first appearance of this work which is among the...
London: Murray, 1815. Thin 8vo, full blue crushed levant, spine & sides and dentelles elaborately gilt; silk flyleaves, g.t. by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. London: John Murray, 1815. First Edition. John L. Clawson ex-libris. Autograph presentation copy from Lord & lady Byron, with the following inscription on the half-title in Lady Byron's hand: "To Mrs. Baker, with Lord and Lady Byron's affectionate regards. May 23, 1815." Laid in are Lady Byron's visiting card her autograph signature in full - "Anne Isabella...
Paris: Van Oest, 1930. 89 back & white plates. Tall, thick 8vo, original publishers stiff printed wrappers (2 inch chip on the top left front corner, spine repaired). Paris: G. Van Oest, 1930. A very good(-) copy, internally near fine. With the small ownership signature of art historian Meyer Schapiro. Text in French.
London: Macmillan, 1889. Illustrated by Harry Furniss. 2 vols., original red cloth, a.e.g. London: Macmillan, 1889,1893. First Editions. Both volumes are fine, and contain the requisite pages of ads. The second volume has the first issue text, listing chapter VIII at page 110. The books are housed together in a double 1/2 morocco slipcase.
London: Macmillan, 1887. 96pp plus 4pp of ads. Slim 8vo, gilt-stamped red cloth (lightly edgeworn; small ink spot on cover). London: Macmillan, 1887. Second (First Published) edition. With the book, as part of it, is a printed envelope. dated 1886, containing a card & five (of nine) counters, which constitutes the game. The first edition of the book, dated 1886 failed to reach Dodgson's standard, and apparently was condemned by him before public issue.
London: Macmillan, 1887. 96pp plus 4pp of ads. Slim 8vo, gilt-stamped red cloth (light edge-wear with a vertical ink stain on the spine). London: Macmillan, 1887. Second (First Published) edition. The first edition of the book, dated 1886 failed to reach Dodgson's standard, and apparently was condemned by him before public issue. This copy lacks the envelope containing the game & markers.
London: The Poetry Bookshop, 1921. 27pp + advertisements at front and back. Wide & slim 12mo, stiff pictorial wrappers, string binding. London: The Poetry Bookshop, 1921. First edition. Slightly sunned and edge-worn, still a very good copy. List of plays compiled by The Plays and Publications Committee of The British Drama League for the Use of Community Theatres, Schools, and Dramatic Groups in Town and Country.
New York: Abbeville, 1990. Designed by Mikhail Anikst. Gold endpapers. Profusely illustrated with beautiful color images. Black decoratively gilt stamped boards, slightly edgeworn dust wrapper. New York: Abbeville, (1990). First edition. Offset image of publisher's card on gold endpapers, otherwise a near fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 2005. 595 pages (some soiling to the fore edge), thick 8vo, black cloth backed grey boards (some light damp-staining to the edges of the boards and the top edges of the last few pages), attractively designed dust wrapper. A very good(-) copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper.
Boston: Jordan, Marsh & Co., 1898. Translated from the Italian, with a 2pp Introduction by Hezekiah Butterworth. Four illustrations in color from originals by Rene Quentin; also small black & white drawings as head & tailpieces. 212pp. Slim 12mo, half white cloth decoratively stamped in gilt, over floral cloth. New York & Boston: H.M. Caldwell / Boston: Jordan, Marsh & Co., (1898). The edges & extremes of spine are rubbed; otherwise an excellent copy. Originally issued in Italy under the...
New York: J. Howard Brown, 1880. Being a Full Exposure of Various Schemes operated through the Mails, and unearthed by the Author in Seven Years' Service as a Special Agent of the Post Office Department and Secretary and Chief Agent of the New York Society for the Suppression of Vice. Frontispiece portrait and other b/w illustrations throughout. 576pp. Thick 8vo, attractively bound in contemporary 3/4 black morocco with gilt-stamped spine with red labels; marbled endpapers, t.e.g. New York: J. Howard.....