Boston: Shepard, Clark and Brown, 1857. , 394 pp., . 8vo. Cloth. First edition. From the short preface: "To upraise the undeservedly fallen, and make the sitters upon stolen thrones to feel their false position, constitute a theme for inspiration." Fraying along the spine ends, tear to one gutter, roll...
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New York: Delacorte Press, 1977. 8vo. Cloth. First edition. A fine copy in a very good+ dust jacket with slight wear to spine.
Boston: Copeland and Day, 1896. 315 pp. 12mo. Cloth. First edition. Ninth thousand. Boards rubbed, call letter on spine, library gift bookplate on front pastedown, remainder of date stamp on rear, rear hinge just starting but still a good solid copy.
New York: John Day Company, 1966. 30,  pp. Portrait frontis. 8vo. Cloth. First edition. Signed by the Buck on the half-title. One of 1000 copies of Buck's address to the American Library Association,1966. A fine copy with only a hint of rubbing at the upper corners, lacking the unprinted glassine jacket.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989. 278 pp. 8vo. Cloth. First edition. Inscribed by the author on the free front end paper. A near fine copy in a near fine lightly rubbed dust jacket.
Kittery Point: William Dean Howells Memorial Committee, 1991. 25 pp. 8vo. Paper wrappers. First edition. One of 2,000 copies printed by Stinehour Press. A fine copy in a fine slip case.
New Haven: Harper & Bros. 1895. x, 219 pp. Illus. with 29 b/w drawings. 12mo. Cloth. First edition. About very good, roll to spine, boards a bit soiled, bookplate on front pastedown, with owner's signature on title. BAL 4519.
Paris: Rieder, 1933. 411 pp. 8vo. Three quarter morocco over marbled boards, gilt title and decoration, marbled endpapers, original wrapper bound in, sewn-in silk bookmark. First French edition. Paul Nizan, trans. Text in French. A very good+ copy, clean, crisp, and unmarked with a little foxing on the original front wrapper.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1904. , 309,  pp. Illus. with 6 b/w plates. Sm. 8vo. Green cloth with gilt titles and blind stamped banjos to front board and spine. First edition. Illus. by Edward Windsor Kemble. Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872-1906), son of ex-slaves, was the first African-American...
La Jolla, CA: Friends of the UCSD Library, (1981). [16 pp.]. 8vo. Stitched gray paper wrappers. First edition. Keepsake for the Friends of the UCSD Library. Letter G of 26 copies lettered A-Z, reserved for the publisher, and signed, lettered, and inscribed by the author to Kenneth G. Hill, with...
La Jolla, CA: Friends of the UCSD Library, (1981). [16 pp.]. 8vo. Stitched rust-colored paper wrappers. First edition. Keepsake for the Friends of the UCSD Library. Letter g of 26 copies lettered a-z signed, and lettered by the author from the trade run of 2000 copies of a total run...
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1887. 315 pp. 8vo. Half calf over marbled board. Gilt designs. All edges marbled. Later printing. Household Edition. Good+ with front hinge starting and tears to head of spine, leather spine titles gone, still a nice clean copy.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1984. 272 pp. 8vo. Cloth. First edition. Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award 1984. Very near fine in near fine dj with tiny tear on hinge crease of back panel. A very fresh copy.
Boston: D. Lothrop and Co., (1877). v, 100 pp. Illus. with 2 b/w plates and 26 b/w drawings. 16mo. Cloth. First edition. Ella Farman Pratt's (1837-1907) sixth book was a collection of poems. Scarce. OCLC and RLIN list only six copies. Wear to head and heel of spine, faint soiling...
New York: Glenn Horowitz, (2001). 96 pp. Illus. with 10 color reproductions. 8vo. French-fold paper wrappers (paperback). First edition. Price list laid-in loose. 87 items copiously described and offered from $500 to $50,000. A fine copy in a fine clear acetate dust jacket.
New York: Macmillan, 1928. x, 379 pp. Illus. with b/w drawings. Sm. 8vo. Illustrated cloth, decorative endpapers. First edition. Constance Garland, illus. Fourth and last volume of Garlands autobiography. A very good copy, small remnant of bookplate on free front endpaper.
Boston: James R. Osgood & Co., 1872. , 1, 356 pp. Illus. with b/w drawings. Sm. 8vo. Green cloth with gilt titles. First edition. A good copy with wear to head and heel of spine, book plate on front pastedown, chip to rear free endpaper, and scattered foxing.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1887. viii, 844 pp. + adv. . Illus. with 700+ b/w drawings. 4to. Ornamental green cloth with black, red and gilt decorations. First printing. A very good tight copy with wear to the extremities.
Savannah: Library of Georgia, (1999). xxviii, 206 pp. Illus. with 18 b/w drawings. 8vo. Cloth. Reprint. Tumlin, John, ed. A selection of 64 stories many with copies of the original illustrations. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. As new.
Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1896. 265 pp. + Adv. . 12mo. Cloth. First edition. Heel of spine rubbed else a very good tight clean copy. BAL 7381.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1900. 12mo. Cloth. First edition. Boards and extremities rubbed with wear at head and heel of spine, owner's name to endpaper, else a very good tight clean copy. BAL 7394.
Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1895. 210 pp. + Adv. . 12mo. Cloth. First edition. Minor wear to extremities else a near fine tight copy. BAL 7378.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1898. 12mo. Cloth. First edition. Boards and extremities rubbed with wear at head and heel of spine, owner's name to endpaper, else a very good tight clean copy. BAL 7390.
New York: Thomas J. Crowell, (1982). 184 pp. Illus. with b/w photos. 8vo. Cloth. First edition. An excellent introduction for all ages to the Black theater from its inception through the 1970's. Inscription to contents page else a fine copy in a very good dust jacket with a small tear...
Austin: Univ. Texas Press, 1946. xiii, 96 pp. 8vo. Paper wrappers. First edition. A fine copy with original mailing envelope.