Reno: University of Nevada Press, 1981. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Large 8vo. Vol I (1858 - 1880) has very clean blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Pristine interior with tight binding. Blue & red illustrated dust jackets with minor rubbing to edges. Appendices, Indexes, & illustrations, 421 pp. Vol II (1881-1890) has very clean brown cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Minor wear to corners and rubbing to edges of spine. Pristine interior with tight binding. Appendix, Indexes, and illustrations, 403 pages. BOB/031904 This set may require an extra shipping fee. Fine / Fine.
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Ausstin: University of texas, . Hardcover. This renowned collection includes manuscripts of Anderson's plays, poems, and essays, both published and unpublished works, as well as letters and diaries. It is the largest assemblage of his papers preserved in one place. Bound in brown cloth with gilt title to spine. In near fine condition in very good dust jacket with light bumping and nicks. 175 pages. BOB/111616. Near Fine / Very Good.
[Austin, Humanities Research Center, 1966]. Hardcover. First edition. One of 1000 copies. A chronological list of all manuscripts, letters, and books by the Brownings in the University of Texas's Browning collection. Bound in white cloth in cream pictorial dust jacket. Near fine in chipped dust jacket. 120 pages. Near Fine / Very Good Minus.
Chicago: The Carton Club, 1938. LIMITED EDITION. Hardcover. SCARCE. 8vo. 1 of 250 copies. Red cloth covered boards with small gilt title to spine. Slight wear to spine ends and corners. Minor fading to spine and one small spot of discoloration to front board. Embossed design to front board. Inscribed by previous owner. Clean, tight interior. Includes illustrations. Minor browning as a result of the illustrations. 29 pp. BOB/030705. Very Good.
Buffalo: State University of New York, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Very good in blue cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Minor bumping to edges. Library of congress surplus stamp to front free endpaper. Else is clean and bright. Author's signature to title page. Off-white dust jacket with red title to front panel and brown title to spine. Light rubbing, edgewear and slight fading to dust jacket. 395 pages. Books on Books. BOB609051. Very Good+ / Very Good.
Buffalo, NY: State University of New York, 1983. LIMITED EDITION. Hardcover. Large 8vo. 1 of 1000 copies. Blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Top right corner of front board is bumped. Head of spine is bumped. Pristine interior with tight binding. Includes several illustrations. Light yellow dj with maroon title to spine and front panels. Very minor wear to edges of dj. 395 pp. BOB/033105. Very Good+ in Near Fine dj.
London: Elliot Stock, 1891. Hardcover. Ex-library in the original dark brown cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front cover. Library markings to spine, verso of title page, and pocket to rear. Wear to edges, spine, and corners of boards. Soiling to rear board. And residue from old tape wrapping around spine to covers. Includes many illustrations. Chipping to page edges of most pages. Smudge marks to margins of some pages. Soiling to title page. Illustrated title page is detached and laid in (but clean). Repair to interior rear hinge. A good reading copy with nice illustrations. Size: thin quarto. 117 pages. BOB/040219. Very Good.
Austin, TX: W. Thomas Taylor, 1989. Hardcover. One of 2000 copies. There were also 125 copies especially bound and signed by the author. From the prospectus: "Bruce Rogers is without doubt the most important figure in twentieth -century bookmaking...There has long been a need for a definitive account of Rogers and his books." This book by Blumenthal, another distinguished book man, answers that need. All of the books discussed in the text are illustrated, with 64 pages of illustrations produced at the Press of A. Colish. Text is Monotype Centaur printed on Mohawk Superfine paper. Bound in burgundy cloth with gilt titling to spine. In near fine condition. Laid in are the prospectus, a catalog issued by the Chiswick Book Shop offering a collection of books designed by Rogers, and a1958 New Year's greeting from the Yale University Press. Measures 7 3/8 x 10 3/4 inches. 215 pages + 64 pages of illustrations. BOB/040920. Near Fine.
Amsterdam: Meridian Publishing Co, 1962. Paperback. Contributions to history from booksellers, publishers, map and instrument makers in the Netherlands, one Biblio-Cartographic Study. Very good in original grey paper wrappers with black title to front cover. The words "Van Keulen by Bom" are handwritten in pen to spine panel. Bumping to corners and slight browning to edges of covers. Clean and bright. 121 pages. BOB/121613. Very Good.