The Anatomy of Frustration
Original ClothNew YorkMacmillan1936. First US edition, INSCRIBED by H.G. Wells in black ink above a bookplate on the front pastedown paper, "To Abe, Frustrated in Anatomy, H.G. Wells." Bound in dark red cloth with gold gilt lettering to front. Gilt at spine rubbed away. Corners bumped. Front free en...
Item #: 8783
The Book of the Homeless (Le Livre Des Sans-Foyer)
Wharton, Edith, Editor
ClothNew YorkCharles Scribner's Sons1916.
"Original Articles in Verse and Prose Illustrations reproduced from Original Paintings & Drawings. This book is sold for the benefit of the American Hostels for refugees (with the Foyer Franco-Belge) and of the children of Flanders Rescure Committee."...
Item #: 7607
The Collected Writings of Thomas De Quincey: Vol. I-V & Vol. X
Thomas De Quincey, David Masson
Hard CoverLondonA. & C. Black July 18961896. Vols I & II Autobiography; Vol. III London Reminiscenes & Confession; Vol. IV & V Biographies; Vol. X Literary Theory and Criticism. All volumes bound in blue cloth over boards with gold gilt lettering and decoration to the spine. Volume I is the most dam...
Item #: 22754
Figures of Literary Discourse (European Perspectives)
Gerard Genette, G-Erard Genette
Hardcover Columbia University Press November 19811981. Bound in black cloth over boards with gold gilt lettering to spine. Head and base of spine and corners lightly bumped. After-image of sticker to ffep. Contents clean; binding tight. Gray illustrated dust jacket, in Mylar, is creased and edgeworn...
Item #: 33321
The Jenguin Pennings
Soft CoverBaltimorePenguin1967. Bound in illustrated orange wraps lettered in black; cover drawing by Haro Hodson. Some rubbing along the spine. Pages toned; binding sturdy.
Item #: 9710
ClothNew YorkFrederick Ungar1977. 260 pages. Edited by Frederick Ungar. Collected writings of Viennese journalist Karl Kraus (1874-1936). Red dj with white and black lettering on spine. Jacket slightly soiled. In mylar. Cover spine worn and top and bottom; corners slightly worn. Book interior in ver...
Item #: 001169
ClothBostonHoughton Mifflin Company1956. True first edition bound in brown cloth with black and silver gilt lettering on cover and spine. Near fine with sharp corners and tight square binding. Jacket gently rubbed and worn at extremities. Not price-clipped. In mylar.
Item #: 7601