• Topic: Books & Writing

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Sheffield: Stephenson Blake & Co., 1948.

Pages clean except for scattered foxing at first and final leaves and shallow creasing at the upper corners; hand-stitched binding bears one partially frayed thread but remains otherwise secure; soft cover shows creasing across the top free corners, a small, dark smudge at the left rear and a short red... more

Price: $18.00

Iowa City, IA: Friends of the University of Iowa Libraries, 1973.

Crisp and clean; no owners' marks; soft cover shows some fading along the spine and a line of shallow edge chips along the top rear, otherwise excellent. 32pp incl. 4pp b/w photo reproductions ... more

Price: $7.00

San Francisco: Point Publications, 1992.

Crisp and clean; no owners' marks; minor chipping at the spine ends of the soft cover, otherwise as new. 61pp. ... more

Price: $18.00

Davenport, Iowa: The Catfish Press, 1972.

A two-part set: one 32-page clothbound book and one one-quarter cloth case binding with a partial cloth strap holding 27 unbound plates. Each of the unbound plates shows a single Roman capital (or ampersand), in red, on one side and a full alphabet or ductus, in black, on the other.... more

Price: $160.00

Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1992.

Pages crisp and clean except for gentle foxing along the head edge; binding square and tight, full blue cloth cover lightly tapped with a very small wrinkle at the bottom right front corner, mildly softened at the spine ends, and gently rubbed at spine ends and corners, otherwise excellent. 474pp.... more

Price: $54.95

University of Chicago Press, 2016.

Clean and bright; no owners' marks; a little crease at the top left rear corner of the soft cover and mild edgewear around the outside of the cover, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $11.50

University of Iowa Press, 2009.

Crisp, bright, and clean; no owners' marks; except for light shelf rubbing at the spine ends and bottom corners of the soft cover, as new. ... more

Price: $11.00

The New York Botanical Garden, 2002.

Catalog from an exhibition in the William D. Rondina and Giovanni Foroni LoFaro Gallery of the New York Botanical Garden, May 2 - July 31, 2002. Crisp, bright, and clean; a pinpoint puncture at the middle rear and a touch of shelf rubbing at the spine ends, otherwise as new.... more

Price: $20.00

Cornell University Press, 1985.

Crisp and clean except for a dark smudge on the half-title page and a little dust staining along the top edges; hard cover shows only modest rubbing at bottom corners; dust jacket bears a short, closed tear at the bottom right rear, some edge chipping around spine ends and corners,... more

Price: $18.50

Oak Knoll Press, 2001.

Clean, bright pages except for one scratch across the head edge of the page block and one at the foreedge; no owners' marks; spine bears a light, partial reading crease, but binding remains secure; soft cover is modestly faded at left front and right rear, with a crease across the... more

Price: $30.00

Boston: L. C. Page & Company, 1903.

The pages of this copy are clean except for very occasional spots of foxing; a few have been a little carelessly opened, resulting in some roughened margins, but otherwise the pages are attractively intact, with black-and-white photographic illustrations throughout. The front hinge shows a bit of net at the title... more

Price: $7.00

Omaha, NE: The Citizen Printing Company, 1934.

The pages of this copy are crisp and clean, free from ownership marks, though bearing tiny creases at the lower corners of two leaves. The sewn binding is somewhat relaxed, but square and secure. The soft cover bears corner creasing at the upper front and at the lower rear, a... more

Price: $12.00

University of Toronto Press, 1972.

Clean and bright; no owners' marks; jacket has a short, closed tear at the spine head, two finger-smudges mid-spine and two at the upper left front, a short line of soil at the lower right rear, and mild rubbing at the corners, but is otherwise attractive, now protected in a... more

Price: $10.00

Story Line Press, 1998.

Clean pages except for a pale coffee drip stain at the upper right edges of pp.109-138, barely intruding into the margins; square, uncreased spine; soft cover bears mild shelf rubbing at corners and spine ends, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $25.95

S. Fischer, 1982.

Language: German. Clean, bright pages; no owners' marks; square, uncreased spine; soft cover shows a tiny green spot at the lower left front and modest shelf rubbing along the bottom edges and at the free corners, otherwise excellent. 203pp. illustrated with reproductions in black and white. ... more

Price: $7.95

London: Hyphen Press, 2011.

Crisp, bright pages except for five brown specks on the top and right edges of the page block; square, uncreased spine; a short crease at the top right rear of the soft cover and shallow edge chipping in spots around the top and bottom, a short, deep scratch at the... more

Price: $140.00

Coffee House Press, 1984.

Catalogue of Coffee House Press releases in fall 1984; 16pp., illustrated. Except for a tiny spot of shelf rubbing at the spine head, this copy is crisp, bright, and clean as new. ... more

Price: $5.00

Oak Knoll Press, 2004.

Clean and bright except for a single small, circular, pale mark on the back of the blue cloth hard cover; no owners' marks; a bump to the bottom left rear corner has left a pair of concentric wrinkles in the fabric of the cover as well as some creasing at... more

Price: $36.50

Library of Congress, 1992.

No owners' marks; pages are clean, crisp and bright; binding is square and tight; there is wear along the soft cover's bottom edges and at the free corners, as well as a spot of toning with a few small chips from adhesive removal on the bottom front left, with another... more

Price: $6.00

Broadview Press, 2014.

Clean pages except for a smudge on the top of the book and some folding and curling at the bottom free corners of the pages, with clear, light water rippling at the bottom free corners of leaves from p.581 onward; no owners' marks; soft cover is creased across the bottom... more

Price: $31.95

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