New York: International Publishers, 1932. Hard Cover. First Edition. First US Edition. 340, 350 pp. Subtitles: "The Revolution of 1917: From the July Days to the October Revolution." Red covers ruled in black, with Lenin profile center front cover. Black lettering on spines. Small white labels w/numbers at heel of spines. Spine ends creased. Upper edges soiled. Ink numbers on ffeps match spine labels. Contents clean and tight, somewhat aged. Volume XXI from the "Collected Works of V.I. Lenin...completely revised, edited and annotated. The only edition authorized by the V.I. Lenin Institute, Moscow." Translated from the Russian by Moissaye J. Olgin. Very Good.
Woolwich, ME: The Kennebec River Press, Inc., 1982. Hard Cover. First Edition. xix, 508 pp. Oblong 4to. Dust jacket has chips and tears, tape marks where taped to inside of book covers, now in mylar cover. Endpapers have tape marks, photograph of early Islesboro ferry taped to front pastedown, previous owner's name and date of purchase written in blue ink. Clean within.
Inscribed by author to previous owner on second free endpaper. Very Good / Good.
Tahoma, CA: L & L Publishing, 1995. Hardcover. First Edition. First Printing. x, 380 pp. 4to. Clean, crisp copy with dust jacket in mylar cover.
Inscribed by author in year of publication on first free endpaper. A compendium of tricks exclusively published for magicians working the restaurant trade. Fascinating! Fine / fine.
Balcom, Lowell LeRoy. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1932. Hardcover. First Edition. First Printing. Scribner "A" on verso of title page. 90 pp. 4to. Volume is Ex-Library with numerous stamps and marks to indicate as much. Blue library binding with scuffing and wear, gold titling to spine.
Wonderfully illustrated tale that was the precursor to Moby Dick by Herman Melville. Good.
Upperville, VA: Oak Spring Garden Library, 1989/1990. Hardcover. First Edition. First Printings. Volume I: xxvii, 147 pp. Volume II: xxxii, 276 pp. 4to. Light wear ands scuffing to dust jackets, minor soiling; small tear at head of spine of Volume I, both volumes have sunning to spine, now in mylar covers. Interiors clean.
Important volumes chronicling the vast horticultural library Rachel Lambert "Bunny" Mellon and the high points within the collection. Very Good / Very Good.
Boston and London: Ginn and Company, 1913. Brown Cloth. First Edition. 290 pp. B/w portrait ills. Cover has blindstamped rules front and back; gilt title on front cover and spine. Teg. Light wear shows at the four front corners and at the four spine corners. Biography of a prominent woman educator who came from Germany to teach at Wellesley College. Very Good.
Wright, Frank Lloyd. Tokyo: A.D.A. Edita, 1984. Hardcover. First Edition. Unpag. Folio. Dust jacket is clean and crisp, now in mylar cover. Red cloth boards with black embossed titling to spine. Minuscule foxing spots to endpapers only. 266 plates of Wright's renderings for both finished buildings and unfinished projects. Text in English and Japanese. Includes original cardboard slipcase in Fine condition with very minor sunning to the spine.
Volume 9 of the landmark work undertaken by Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer and the A.D.A. Edita publishing company. The original Monograph encompassed 12 volumes. Fine / Fine.
New York: Viking, 1998. Hard Cover. First Edition. 400 pp. 8vo. Cream cover backed with textured dusty blue paper. Bright gilt lettering on spine. Slight creases to spine ends. A short second inscription on front paste-down. Unclipped pictorial dj is clean and bright, lettered in blue and white front and spine. Fiction set in turn-of-the-century Maine, the first in what has become the Moosepath League series.
Inscribed on half-title by the author. Very Good / Very Good.
Larrabee, Constance Stuart. Chestertownn, MD: Kiing's Prevention Press, 1983. Wraps. First Edition. Unpag. 4to. Scuffing to cover, clean within. Catalog from the exhbition of the same name at Washington College from 1981-1982, and Chesapeake College in 1982.
Inscribed by Larrabee on the half-title page. Fine.
Larrabee, Constance Stuart. Chestertownn, MD: Kiing's Prevention Press, 1983. Wraps. First Edition. Unpag. 4to. Small, slightly yellow spots along the top of the half-title page. Clean within. Catalog from the exhbition of the same name at Washington College from 1981-1982, and Chesapeake College in 1982.
Signed by Larrabee on the half-title page. Fine.
Larrabee, Constance Stuart. New Haven, CT: Yale Center for British Art, 1995. Wraps. First Edition. 78 pp. 8vo. Clean, crisp copy. Catalog from the exhbition of the same name at the Yale Center for British Art from September 9 - November 12, 1995.
Asscciation copy, inscribed to Larrabee by Wilcox on the title page. Fine.