Books on Books
London: Northwood Publications LTD, 1976 Softcover, in Near Fine condition, with lightest shelf wear. Else a clean, tight, sharp copy.
London: Cassell & Company, Inscribed by Clair to Pittsburgh printer Tom Pears! First edition, 1960, hardcover with brown cloth boards in dust jacket, octavo, 302pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG+ with mild wear to spine ends and corners, binding tight, text clean and unmarked but gently toned throughout. DJ VG...
Cambridge: Macmillan and Bowes, First edition, 1894. Handsomely bound in leather-backed boards, gilt title on spine, gilt top edge, 61 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Very Good copy, minor ex-library treatments (bookplates on the front endpapers, a couple of small library stamps), some wear to the tips and edges of...
Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1969, Reprint of the 1963 Philosophical Library edition. Hardcover in Fine, unread, condition. A clean, tight and sharp copy. No jacket present.
Pittsburgh: Carnegie Institute of Technology, Limited edition, one of 300 copies, 1929, hardcover with cloth backed boards, octavo, 41pp., not illustrated. Book ex-library with only indicator being a small stamp to rear pastedown; otherwise book VG+ with mild wear to spine ends and corners, binding tight, text clean bright and...
Oak Knoll Press, 1992, Edition not stated. Hardcover, with Dust Jacket. Condition rates as Fine, in a Fine Dust Jacket.
London: The Bibliographical Society, 2013. Hardcover. Like new. 185 pp. Illustrated.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, First Edition. c.1927. Hardcover. Cloth spine, paper backed boards, paper spine label. 8vo. 190pp. Very Good. Spine darkened, some wear at corners, light rubbing to edges, previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown.
New York: The Vendome Press, First edition, 1997. Large quarto, hardcover in dust jacket, 288 pp., heavily illustrated (much in color), clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket, a bit of age-toning to some pages, light edgewear to the dust jacket. Dust jacket housed in archival...
Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2004 Hardcover, with Dust Jacket. Condition rates as Fine, in a Fine Dust Jacket.
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, First edition, no date--ca. 1930. Cloth hardcover, 300 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Very Good copy, discoloration to the outer pages and the page-edges, a bit of rubbing to the edges of the book's covers, no dust jacket.
Cambridge: Privately Printed, First edition, 1974, hardcover with cloth backed boards, octavo, 40pp., illustrated in color and b&w. Book ex-library with plate and stamp to front pastedown, stamp and number to copyright page, otherwise fine with handsome boards showing minor wear to spine ends and corners, binding tight, text clean...
Cambridge: Privately Printed, First printing, 1959, paperback with sewn binding, small octavo, 16pp., not illustrated. Book ex-library with only indication being a plate to inside front panel, otherwise near fine with general age toning. No DJ.
New York: Frederick A. Praeger, First American edition, 1969, hardcover with gray cloth boards in dust jacket, quarto, 398pp., illustrated in color. Book near fine with handsome boards and tight binding, text clean and unmarked but generally toned throughout. DJ VG+ with rubbing, mild edgewear. THIS LARGE, HEAVY BOOK MAY...
West yorkshire: The British Library, First Edition. c.1994. Hardcover. Blue cloth. 8vo. 175pp. Near Fine in Near Fine price-clipped dustjacket. Gift inscription on flyleaf. Mild general shelfwear to dustjacket.