Topic: First Books [x]
Bookseller: William Reese Company [x]
Rossetti, Dante Gabriel
London: F.S. Ellis, 1870.
Dark blue-green cloth, elaborately decorated in gilt, decorated endsheets, edges untrimmed.Binding lightly rubbed, clean 4.5cm tear to gutter of half-title at top, old bookseller's description more
[Miniature Books]: Albert, Neale M.
New York: The Grolier Club / Piccolo Press, 2006.
xii,212 pp. Oblong quarto. Gilt dark grey cloth with pictorial onlay. Frontis portrait by Lee Friedlander. Fine in slipcase. First edition. Prefatory essay by Priscilla more
[McCarthy, Mary]: Kaltenborn, H.V.
New York: Modern Age Books, 1937.
Cloth, pictorial label. Fine in faintly worn dust jacket with a couple small nicks and frays. First edition, clothbound issue. Inscribed presentation copy from Kaltenborn. more
Oates, Joyce Carol
New York: Vanguard, 1963.
Cloth. Edges very faintly dust marked, else about fine in bright dust jacket with some modest rubbing and use at extremities. First edition of the more
Roosevelt, Franklin D.
Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1926.
vii,34pp. Large octavo. Blue cloth, stamped in gilt and blind. Gilt morocco bookplate of Hannah D. Rabinowitz, light offset to endsheet gutters, as usual, otherwise more
Swinford: Fantasy Poets No. 32, 1956.
Printed wrappers. First edition of the author's first book. Inscribed and signed by the author. Faintly dusty, very good. more
New York: Grossman, 1976.
Cloth and boards. A few light stains, but a very good copy in dust jacket. First edition of the author's first clothbound book. An interesting more
Middletown: Wesleyan, 1961.
Cloth. Recipient's inscription, else about fine in a lightly spine-tanned dust jacket. First edition, clothbound issue, of the poet's first book. Inscribed by Bagg on more
Middletown: Wesleyan, 1961.
Cloth. Top edge dusty, else fine in dust jacket with some darkening at spine and edges. First edition, clothbound issue, of the author's first major more
Bell, Madison Smartt
New York: Viking, 1983.
Cloth and boards. First edition, first book. Signed and dated by the author on the title page on Feb. 6, 1983, and additionally inscribed and more
New York: Pagan Publishing Company, 1918.
Gilt cloth. Backstrip worn and frayed at head and toe, inner hinges cracking, else a good copy of a cheaply made book. First edition of more
New York: Viking, 1957.
Cloth and boards. First edition, first book, inscribed by the author in the year of publication. Light soiling, but very good in bit used dust more
New York: Didymus Press, 2000.
Quarto. Linen, printed spine label. Illustrated with five original color woodcuts by Donald Baechler, printed from the block. New, with prospectus laid in. First edition more
[ New York: Paperbook Galley, 1965.
Printed wrappers. Spine a trifle sun-tanned, as usual, else near fine. First edition of the poet's first book, inscribed and signed by him "For Sweetie more
Denver: Alan Swallow, 1947.
Large octavo. Cloth. Fine in lightly worn dust jacket. First edition of the author's first book, warmly and lengthily inscribed by him to a newspaper more
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1889.
Gilt navy cloth. First edition of the author's first book, with his year of publication signed presentation inscription to sculptor O.L. Warner on the title. more
Bryan, C. D. B.
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1965.
Cloth. Book club printing, inscribed by the author on the title page. This book was the Harper Prize Novel Winner for 1965. Ink ownership signature more
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1934.
Decorated cloth. Photographs. A bit of slight darkening to the spine and lower edges, endsheets lightly tanned, but a nice copy in somewhat rubbed and more
New York: Random House, 1980.
Cloth and boards. First U.S. edition of the Australian author's first book, inscribed and signed by him on the title-page. Literary agent's stamp on endsheet, more
[ Denver]: Alan Swallow, 1962.
Cloth. Nice copy in lightly soiled jacket. First edition of the first collection by the editor of the NEW ORLEANS POETRY REVIEW, inscribed and signed more