Bookseller: Lux Mentis [x]
Topic: Fiction [x]
New York: Random House, 1990.
First Edition. Hardcover. First in author's "Watson Trilogy," a brilliant late-period series drawn from historical fact. A classic to be. A pristine copy. Tight, bright more
Ingoldsby, Thomas; Rackham, Arthur
London/New York: J. M. Dent & Co, 1907.
First Edition thus. Hardcover. Revised from the 1898 edition, greatly expanding on the number of plates (and improving those already present). Entire volume was reset more
Poe, Edgar Allan; Neel, Alice (illus); Soyer, Raphael (afterword)
New York: Limited Editions Club/Anthoensen Press, 1985.
First Edition Thus. Loose Signatures. This is a set of loose signatures of Poe's classic tale printed by the Anthoensen Press on mould-made paper, designed more
Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Boston: Houghton, Mifflin & Co, 1891.
First Edition. Hardcover. A very handsome copy. Light shelf wear, hint of flecking, else tight, bright and unmarred. Green cloth beveled boards, gilt lettering and more
Ellison, Harlan (ed); Freas, Kelly; Duane, Diane (illus)
Huntington Woods, MI: Phantasia Press, 1985.
First Edition Thus/Limited Edition. Hardcover. This volume embodies transcriptions of project discussions and the resulting short story(ies). The authors include: Poul Anderson, Hal Clement, Thomas more
New York: Roadside Amusements/Chamberlain Bros./Penguin, 2005.
First Edition. Hardcover. DVD in unopened sleeve tipped in at rear. Pia at her best...in 1964. Tight, bright and unmarred. DJ bright and clean. Quarterbound, more
Waters, Thomas [William Russell]
New York: Cornish, Lamport & Co, 1852.
First Edition/Pirate Edition. Hardcover. Unusual little tome of early crime fiction and one of only 5 or 6 known copies bound in red boards [typically more
Doyle, Arthur Conan; Sauber, Robert (illus)
New York: D. Appleton & Co, 1897.
First American Edition. Hardcover. Non-Sherlockian fiction set in the Fench Empire period. A very handsome copy. Minimal shelf wear, light sun toning, else tight, bright more
New York: Viking Press, 1983.
Hardcover. Extremely nice copy of this Pulitzer Prize-winner and the final book of the Albany trilogy. Basis for the film featuring Jack Nicholson and Meryl more
New York: Random House, 1957.
First Edition, First State. Hardcover. The second novel of the Snopes family trilogy, set in Mississippi. Very minimal shelf wear and very light age yellowing more
Smollett, Tobias; King, Alexander (Illus.)
New York: The John Day Company, 1929.
Reprint. Hardcover. "Newly printed from the text of the second edition as revised by the author." Limited edition of 1000 copies, where 950 were available more
New York: Riverside Press/Houghton Mifflin, 1961.
First Edition. Hardcover. First state of the dust jacket, with the cellophane panel mounted to the diecut circle. A very handsome copy of a rather more
London: Chatto & Windus, 1937.
First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed by author. His 2nd book, preceded only by a l936 book for young people. A very handsome copy of a rather more
New York: Viking Press, 1952.
First Edition. Hardcover. Laid in full page reviews from Time (Sept. 22, 1952) and a Saturday Review (Vol. XXXV. No. 38. 20 Sept 1952. pp. more
New York: Doubleday, 1946.
First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed by author in 1946 to immediate prior owner. A handsome copy. Soft bump on bottom edge, very minor shelf/edge wear, else more
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1954.
First Edition. Hardcover. While the Austrian-born American painter and writer also wrote for adults, he is best known for his children's books, notably the Madeline more
Gaskell, E.C. ; Thomson, Hugh
London: Macmillan, 1907.
Later Printing. Full Leather. Exquisitely bound by W. T. Morrell, London. Wonderful illustrations by Hugh Thomson. A stunning volume in hand. Minor shelf wear, small, more
New York: Vanguard, 1951.
First Edition. Hardcover. Signed presentation from Sitwell on dedication page. One of 4,500 copies printed. A handsome copy of a rather scarce volume. Minor shelf more
New York: Modern Library, 1952.
Reprint. Hardcover. Arguably one of the most significant 20th century African-American novels. A very handsome. Tight, bright and unmarred. DJ shows light shelf/edge wear, several more
Fitzgerald, F. Scott; Kuehl, John (ed); Bryer, Jackson (ed)
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1973.
First Edition. Hardcover. Tight, bright and unmarred. DJ shows very small (>2mm), closed, tear, very minor shelf wear, price clipped, else bright and clean. Deep more