Bookseller: The Beautiful American [x]
Topic: Fiction [x]
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1994.
Octavo (24 cm). 255 pp. Pitch-black, half-cloth boards, gold-tooth lettering on spine. Black dust jacket with red band featuring a mugshot of the maneater, "Betty". more
PELECANOS, George P.
Boston: Little, Brown & Co, 1998.
Octavo (24 cm). 298 pp. Half-cloth, leather-brown boards with company insignia blind-stamped on front board, with white titles on black spine. Small, light stains to more
New York: Scribner's, 1999.
Octavo. (24.5 cm.) 283 pp., vi ills. Sea-foam green half cloth. Black spine with titles in silver gilt. Photo illustration of watercolor art on dust more
New York: Random House, 1994.
Octavo (24cm). 496 pp. Murder-black, half-cloth, with like boards. Titles on spine in gilded-age copper gilt. Very minor edge wear to dust jacket. Overall, a more
New York: Farrar , Straus and Giroux, 2002.
Octavo (24 cm.) 529 pp. Hay-colored half-cloth with copper blind-stamped lettering to boards and spine. Colorful dust jacket with delicate cherub emerging from a water more
GREEN, Henry (Yorke, Henry Vincent)
London: Hogarth Press, 1952.
Original pictorial dust jacket (price-clipped), acquamarine green cloth, with gilt-stamped titles on spine. Open chip to head of spine of dust jacket, affecting one letter more
New York: Scribner, 2005.
Octavo (24 cm.) 288 pp. Half-cloth, slate-blue boards, and light grey spine with titles in silver. Pictorial dust jacket with photo of whispering children. "Every more
LeCARRÉ, John [Cornwell, David]
New York: Coward-McCann, 1965.
Octavo (22 cm.), 320 pp. Full-black cloth with stamped gilt, winged insect on lower front board and like titles and like gilt insect on spine. more
London: Century, 2001.
Thick Octavo (24 cm.), 672 pp. Full pitch-black cloth, spine with silver titles. Pictorial dust jacket with black and white, classic Vegas Strip scene. Non-acid more
WALLACE, David Foster
New York: Little, Brown & Co, 1996.
Thick Octavo (24 cm.), 1,079 pp. Half cloth, periwinkle-blue paper boards, with publisher's imprint blind-stamped on front board and silver, upper-case lettering on spine. First-issue more
New York: New American Library, 1985.
First Edition Hardcover. With "P19" stamped to left bottom of page 109 Octavo. (21.5 cm.) Full crimson-red boards. Dust jacket in crimson and white with more
New York: Plume (Dutton),
Octavos (21.5 cm.) Original Dust Jackets and Boards. Varying amounts of edgewear to titles, most extreme in "Fences" with three titles in fine condition. Ownership more
Great Britain: Chatto and Windus, 2002.
Octavo. (24 cm.) 421 pp. Midnight-black full cloth binding with titles in stamped silver on spine. Dust jacket art depicts colorful and lovely birds and more
New York: Riverhead Books, 1997.
Octavo. (23.5 cm.) 371 pp. Eggplant colored half-cloth paper boards with black cloth spine. Titles and artwork on front board and spine in aubergine. Silver more
MARQUEZ, Gabriel Garcia
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1993.
Octavo. (21 cm.) 188 pp. Royal-purple full cloth, top staining to text block in like color, titles to spine in gilt. Expressive, photo llustrated dust more
New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1908.
Small Octavos. (17 cm.) Seven volumes. Half cloth, paper boards in colorful, abstract art bindings. Titles on paper paste downs on front boards. Three volumes more
FITZGERALD, F. Scott
London: Grey Walls Press, 1953.
Octavo. (19 cm.) 418 pp. Full dark gold cloth. Titles in gilt on spine. Pictorial dust jacket grey-toned illustration of gentleman smoking a cigarette against more