Cambridge: Addison-Wesley Press, Signed by the author beneath his printed name on the title page. 1952, First Edition in English. Hardcover, brown cloth. 161 pp., many charts, tables and equations. Very Good. Light discoloration and rubbing to the boards; spine ends and corners with light wear; spine titles faded. Signature...
New York: Harper Brothers, 1926, later printing (copyright code F-A denotes June 1926). Hardcover, cloth-backed boards, title label. Very Good, no dust jacket. Mild shelfwear to the exterior; beautiful decorative paper over boards; former owner's neat signature on pastedown; strong binding; clean contents. A major book of the Harlem Renaissance.
New York: Charles Scribner, Inscribed by the author to Ms. H. E. Bakken on the half-title page. One of 750 copies. 1950, First Edition. Hardcover, 4to., in original red cloth with leather and gilt title label. 299 pp., followed by ca. 25 pages of photos and indices, and folding map...
New York: Oxford Univ. Pr, Number 237 of 250 copies. 1929. Hardcover, 4to., cloth-backed boards. Fine in matching marbled slipcase. A beautifully preserved copy with o signs of handling or use. Slipcase Near Fine with modest wear to the tips, but still strong and intact. Printed by William Edwin Rudge. Lacks publisher's note.
New York: Derrydale Press, Number 186 of 550 copies. 1929. Hardcover, 4to., original cloth-backed boards. Color plates at chapter headers. Most top-edges still uncut. Good. Spine rubbed and mottled; early fraying to the front outer hinge with a few very small areas of separation; gilt titles worn out, cornerwear. Occasional...
Chicago: Covici-McGee Co. Signed by the author on the title page. First Edition, 1923. Number 57 of 365 copies, printed by Will Ransom in Chicago. Hardcover, cloth-backed boards. 62 pp. Printed on thick stock. Mottling to the spine cloth although the gilt titles are still readable and present; few very...
New York: Viking Press, 1942, First Edition. Hardcover, blue cloth. Illustrated with b&w photos by Swope. Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Spotting and soil to the boards; light wear and fraying to spine ends and corners; light browning to endpapers; despite this, the text and photos are...
Boston: Page Company, 1917. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. rebound in green library cloth. 317pp. frontis, illustrated. Ex-library, with spine number, plates removed from pastedowns, and other stamps and markings. Edges toned, soil and underlining to title page. Contents unmarked.
New York: John Martin's Book House, 1919. Hardcover, 4to. in pictorial boards. Unpaginated, colorfully illustrated and decorated throughout. Very good. Soil and toning to boards. Front inner hinge strained. Contents clean and unmarked. A collection of stories and lessons for children with colorful illustrations.
New York: John Martin's Book House, 1925. Hardcover, 4to. in pictorial boards. Unpaginated, colorfully illustrated and decorated throughout. Very good. Soil and shallow chipping to boards. Front inner hinge strained, ownership signature on front endpaper. Contents bright and unmarked. A collection of stories and lessons for children with colorful illustrations.
London: British and Foreign Bible Society, 1968. Revised and enlarged edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in blue cloth and glassine dust jacket. 549pp. Fine in fine dust jacket.
New York: E. P. Dutton, ca. 1900s. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in white and brown decorated cloth. Unpaginated, with colorfully lithographed illustrations and decoration. Very good. Light scuffing and finger smudging to boards. Contents very clean and bright. Poems by Rossetti, Tennyson, Longfellow, Keats, and many other poets on the...
Long Acre: Odhams Press, ca. 1940s. First edition. Hardcover, 4to. in blue cloth, dust jacket. 319pp. over 300 illustrations by well known artists, including E. Prescott, May Smith, Joyce Mercer, Alfred Kerr, Lola Onslow, et al. Very good in good dust jacket. Chipping to spine ends and corners, front panel...
Chicago: Forbes and Company, 1911. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in green cloth with floral decoration and gilt titles. 128pp. frontis, illustrated by Essie Collins Matthews and Leigh Richmond Miner. Very good. Light finger smudging to boards and page extremities, half title foxed. Contents unmarked.