Published by P.F. Collier, NY, 1986
Leatherette. Condition: Good. No Jacket. 61st Printing. 463 pp. Ex-library copy, with card envelope. Hinge cracked at title page. Else little wear. "Discard" stamping, no markings in text. Part of the Harvard Classics series, "Deluxe edition" on sprine with black leather-like coverng and bright gilt titling. Five plays: Edward the Second by Marlowe; Shakespeare plays are Macbeth, the Tempest, King Lear and Hamlet. With introduction and notes, Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In.
Seller Inventory # 010078
Published by Reader's Digest Association, Pleasantville, N.Y., 1993
Leather-like cloth and Tape. Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. Ellison, Mitch (illustrator). 196 pp, slight edgewear to spine. In maroon cloth, still close to new, no markings. A modern reprint of Day's 1935 humorous memoir about his father. Gilt and author's cover portrait still intact. Colored endpapers. Afterword by Robert M. Brown. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in.
Seller Inventory # 010177
Published by J. M Dent, London, 1897
Flexible Leather. Condition: Fair. No Jacket. 6th Edition. 127 pp . Binding still firm. Main flaw is heavy rubbing of dark red leather along 2 inch strip of front cover's upper edge, exposing the cardboard. Less severe rubbing on top and bottom edges. Gilt titling on spine intact. Frontispiece of Shakespeare, taken from the engraving by Martin Droeshout, vellum protector still in place. Binding still strong. Coats of arms on front cover and front and rear endpapers. Includes glossary and notes. A pocket- sized edition for taking to the theater. Titled as "Shakespeare's Comedy of The Tempest." Size: 16mo-- 5.25 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 009183
Published by Collins, London
Hardcover. Condition: Good. Various (illustrator). 635 pp. Lacks a title page but appears to be No. 25 in the Collins Illustrated Classics series, circa 1905-1920. Has limp maroon leather covers, black dime-sized spot on front cover, corners bumped. Spine edges rubbed. Gilt titling and logo bright on spine. Gilt on top edge darkened. 635 pp., with notes at rear, plus catalog of Collins' classics. Opening poem is dedicated to Queen Victoria, indicated Tennyson's status as poet laureate. Several full page illustrations by various artists. Size: 12mo --6 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 009284
Published by Marvel Comics Group, NY, 1985
Stapled Softcover. Condition: Near Fine. Vol. 1, No. 6. Nearly new copy, stapling is firm, slightly thumbed. A 29-page detailed annotated bibliographical index to 23 Spider-man comic book issues, including Nos. 138 to 155 for Amazing Spider-man, and No. 1 to 6 for the Giant Spider-Man series. Provides all the credits and other details of these early issues, including names of characters in each book, synopsis, writer, illustratrators, etc. Quarter-page reproduction of each book's cover. Wraparound cover on the index by Bob Layton. Olshevsky, listed as compiler, was part of a team of 38 who put together the index. Mark Gruenwald was project editor, and Jim Shooter, editor in chief. Very clean, but not in original wrapper. Size: 4to -- 10 in. Tall.
Seller Inventory # 010053
Published by Grosset & Dunlap, 1947
Condition: Good. No Jacket. Sharp, William (illustrator). Repirnt. 326 pp. in green and gray pictorial cloth cover with diagonal rows of goats. Rubbed spots on spine, mainly the spine edges and publisher's name. ; moderate soil. Colored pastoral scenes on front and rear endpapers, Light gift incription, dated Christmas 1947, at top of inside cover. Translated by Helen B. Dole. With 8 colored illustrations by William Sharp. Part of the Illustrated Junior Library series. Rear matter includes a 2-page German pronunciation guide. Size: Cloth. Book.
Seller Inventory # 009478
Published by Books Inc, NY, 1935
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Cleartype Edition. 521 pp. Two Dickens novels in one binding, Volume VIII of Books Inc. Cleartype set. Front joint partly split, but binding still firm. Light foxing on endpapers. Blacked-out address labels pasted on inside cover and title page. Text still bright. Frontispiece of young man and lady friend on a park bench. Text clean. Spine edges and corners moderately rubbed. Medallion profile of Dickens embossed into brown cloth of front cover. Size: 12mo 7 in Tall. Book.
Seller Inventory # 009542
Published by Funk & Wagnalls, NY, 1929
Red Leatherette. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued. Reprint. A lot of 7 out of 10 volumes in a pocket-sized library of fiction. Red leatherette on boards. Most in very good condition. Vol. 10 has loose hinge; Vol. 7, rubbing on lower half of joint. Texts clean. Bookplates of previous owner on inside covers. Each volume has about 180-200 pp. No jackets. Authors represented include Poe, Hawthorne, Irving, Galsworthy, Chekhov, London, Wilde, Norris, Lardner, Bierce, Cather, Zane Grey and many others. Size: 12mo -- 6.25 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 009422
Published by A.L. Burt, NY
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Reprint. 409 pp. Spine sunned, corners bumped, spine edges frayed, text clean, light pencil number on endpaper. Dark maroon cloth boards. Not dated, but spine label says it is part of A.L. Burt's Home Library series. Circa 1920? Includes a few engravings by various artists, including a frontispiece. Contains both parts of Verne's adventure novel about rafting on the Amazon -- Part 1, The Giant Raft; and Part II, The Cryptogram. Size: 8vo -- 7.5 In Tall.
Seller Inventory # 010114
Published by John C. Winston Co., NY, 1948
Boards. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Later Printing. Unpaginated, approx. 30 pp. Signed on endpaper separately in very legible script. Light bumping to corners. Text clean, no markings. Color illustrations on nearly every page. Part of a "Story Book" series explaining various facets of manufacturing and farming to grade-school students. Paste down illustration on front cover showing Chinese empress in gown walking with a pair of deer. Size: 7.75 in By 7.75 in --square Forrmat.
Seller Inventory # 009769
Published by John C. Winston Co., Chicago, 1947
Boards. Condition: Very Good +. No Jacket. Unpaginated about 30 pp. Signed separately by both authors in ink script on front end paper. Light foxing on same endpaper. No other markings. Color drawings on nearly every page. Part of the Petersham's Story Book series. Size: 7.75 in Tall By 7.75 in Wide -- Square Format. Signed by Authors.
Seller Inventory # 009771
Published by John C. Winston Co., Chicago, 1948
Boards. Condition: Very Good +. No Jacket. Firsrt Edition. Unpaginated, about 30 pp. Color illustrations on most pages. Signed separately by both authors on endpaper. Slight wear on spine, faint foxing on endpapers. Text clean, binding firm. Part of the "Story Book" series. Easy to read history of iron and steel production (as of the postwar peak of US steel industry.). Size: 8vo-- 7.75 in Square. By Authors.
Seller Inventory # 009780
Published by John C. Winston Co., Chicago, 1948
First Edition Signed
Leatherette-like Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. About 34 unpaginated pages. Color illustratiions on most pages.Signed by both Petershams on front endpaper which is lightly foxed. Maroon cloth with pastedown illustration on front cover, showing a prehistoric boy discovering a bubbling pool of oil. Text clean, corners lightly bumped. Size: 12mo -- 7.75 in Tall By 7.5 In Wide. Signed by Authors.
Seller Inventory # 010101