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Norton, 1983.

Signed, dated, and inscribed to a named individual by the author on the limitation page. Clean and bright; full cloth cover bears only gentle shelfwear at corners and spine ends, dust jacket only some scattered pressure marks across the rear, a nearly invisible short tear at the top front with... more

Price: $100.00

Cedar Rapids, Iowa: The Torch Press, 1935.

Signed and dated by the author below the frontispiece portrait, with no named recipient. Pages crisp and clean except for a prior owner's name on the front free endpaper and gentle toning in the margins throughout; binding square and secure, full red cloth cover somewhat faded along the spine with... more

Price: $75.00

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1987.

Signed and inscribed to two named individuals by the author on the front free endpaper. Pages crisp and clean except for a pair of small, dark spots on each front endpaper and a yellowish spot at the bottom edge of the final endpaper; binding square and tight, hard cover showing... more

Price: $72.95

W. W. Norton & Co., 1988.

First printing of the first edition, from the limited run of 2,000 copies made as presentation copies by the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library Association. This one is unusual in that there is no inscription or named recipient, and there is no copy number; the book is simply signed "With best... more

Price: $70.00

Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press, 2006.

Clean and bright, with no owners' marks; except for one tiny spot of rubbing at the lower free corner of the front cover, as new. ... more

Price: $60.00

New York: Henry Holt & Co, 1925.

Pages crisp and clean except for a prior owner's bookplate, an old Irish postage stamp, and a neatly penned owner's name at the front free endpaper; a little light toning around the page margins, otherwise lovely interior. Binding square and tight, hard cover a bit rubbed at spine ends and... more

Price: $60.00

Bibliotheque de la Pleiade, 2001.

Language: French. Pages crisp and clean, with no owners' marks; bound-in ribbons appear untouched; binding is square and tight, leather showing only a single short, light scratch on the back and protected in a clear acetate bearing only very light handling wear, otherwise excellent. The pictorial slipcase has a short... more

Price: $50.00

Strasburg, Virginia: Shenandoah Publishing House, Inc., 1930.

Crisp, clean pages except for reciprocal age-toning at pp.18-19 where a news clipping was laid in and much gentler tanning at endpapers; square, secure binding, full red cloth cover moderately faded along the spine, specked with white adhesions along the heel edges, modestly shelfworn at corners and spine ends, but... more

Price: $50.00

Little, Brown and Company, 1972.

Signed and inscribed to a named individual at the half-title page by Dave Powers; signed with a different inscription to the same named person by the same author at the title page. Pages crisp and clean except for a small, gray smudge on the bottom edge of the book and... more

Price: $47.95

St. John's University Press, 1974.

Crisp, clean pages; no owners' marks; spine square and uncreased; soft cover has some tanning and a little clear drip-staining along the spine, some surface wear on the front, and some small chips and rubbing around the edges, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $44.95

Milano: Ulrico Hoepli Editore Milano, 1934.

Language: Italian. Foxing through the first 25 pages, final 20 pages, and at page block edges as well as toning of the tissue guard between frontis and title, otherwise clean, with no owners' marks; binding square and secure; hard cover bears only a pair of thin white marks at the... more

Price: $40.00

E. P. Dutton, 1988.

Signed, dated, and inscribed to a named recipient by David Morrell on the front free endpaper. Crisp, clean pages; square, secure binding; hard cover shows spots of rubbing at the corners and spine ends but is otherwise clean and excellent. Dust jacket bears a pair of short, closed tears and... more

Price: $40.00

HarperCollins, 2017.

Signed by the author on the title page with no date or inscription. Clean and bright; short, shallow creases at the corners of hard cover and dust jacket and a touch of shelf rubbing at the spine heel, otherwise excellent, with jacket now protected in a clear sleeve. ... more

Price: $40.00

Saint Paul, Minnesota: Pioneer Press Publishing Company, 1889.

Pages crisp and clean except for a prior owner's name written at the front endpaper; mild age toning at the page block margins and edges. Square, secure binding; hard cover turns inward a bit at the upper free corners and shows rubbing at corners and spine ends, a faint drip... more

Price: $35.00

Cedar Rapids, IA: The Torch Press, 1958.

Clean, bright pages except for faint age toning at the hinges; square, tight binding; hard cover shows mild dust spotting in the joints and light rubbing at the spine ends, otherwise excellent. Dust jacket has a short, closed tear and crease at the bottom right rear, modest age toning at... more

Price: $35.00

Washington, D.C.: Austin Jenkins Company, 1916.

Pages crisp and clean except for a prior owner's name on the back of the frontispiece, a little toning at the endpapers and page block edges; binding is somewhat relaxed, but square and secure. The hard cover shows a few scattered spots of finish loss, some fading at the spine... more

Price: $35.00

University of Chicago Press, 2017.

Clean and bright; no owners' marks; a little shelf rubbing at corners and spine ends with shallow wrinkles at spine head and top corners of the jacket, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $33.95

Jackson, Mississippi: University Press of Mississippi, 2004.

Crisp, bright, and clean; no owners' marks; except for nearly invisibly tiny chips at the corners of the dust jacket, as new. ... more

Price: $31.95

University of California Press, 1998.

Signed by Janusz Bardach and by translator Kathleen Gleeson on the title page, with no date or inscription. Clean, bright pages except for mild dust staining along the head edges; binding leans slightly to the right but remains secure, hard cover only modestly softened at spine ends and rubbed at... more

Price: $30.00

Milano: Ulrico Hoepli Editore Milano, 1934.

Language: Italian. Pages crisp and clean except for lightly scattered foxing as well as age-toning of the tissue guard between frontis and title; binding square and secure; hard cover bears only slight inward turns at the upper free corners, otherwise excellent. 294pp. ... more

Price: $30.00



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