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New York: The Anderson Galleries, 1922. Paper Wrappers. SCARCE. 8vo. Beige paper wrappers with black title and decoration to front panel. Several large chips to edges of panels. Chipping/small tears to edges of some pages. Front wrapper has been repaired with tape along spine and top edge. Interior is very clean. Secure binding. 60 pages. BOB/042105. Good.
Bruxelles: Bibliotheca Wittockiana, 1987. Paperback. Limited edition, #21 of 600 copies. Very good black and white illustrated paperback. Small 4to. Light creasing along spine. Clean interior, no foxing or staining. Illustrated with black and white photos. In French. Publisher's ephemera laid-in. 225 pages. Books on Books. BOB/11213. Very Good.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1985. Hardcover. Very good in off white cloth boards with black title to spine. Previous owner inscription to front free endpage and half title page - else the interior is clean. Filled with illustrations. No jacket. Index, 499 pages. BOB/093010. Very Good.
New York: PBC International, 1992. Hardcover. 4to. Green paper covered boards with gilt title to spine. Pristine interior filled with full color illlustrations. Multi-colored illustrated dust jacket with blue title to front panel and to white spine panel. Index, 240 Pages. Books on Books. BOB/101409. Fine in Fine Dust Jacket.
Boston: David R. Godine, 1975. Hardcover. Number 412 of 750 copies, of which 301-750 were published in the United States. 300 copies were published by the Merrion Press in London. Published to honor calligrapher Alfred Fairbank on his eightieth birthday. The facsimile is of a rare writing manual by Augustino da Siena. Bound in orange cloth with gilt titling to spine and gilt ornament to front cover. In a cream decorative dust jacket. The text is Monotype Poliphilus and Blado and printed on mould-made paper from the Wookey Hole Mill. Very good condition save for dust speckling on top page edges. Unpaginated. BOB/040620. Very Good.
Paris: Jules Lamarre, 1933. Hardcover. Rebound in modern brown linen binding with gilt title to spine. Orignal wrappers bound-in. Interior is near fine; very bright and mostly clean (a few pages have some faint pencil underlining). Illustrated. Deckle-edges. In French. 326 pages. Books on Books. BOB/11063. Near Fine.
Ann Arbor: Plutarch Press, 1971. Hardcover. 8vo. With Notes, Biographical and Critical, by Arthur Machen, Introduction by Henry Savage. Facsimile of the original 1923 edition. Near fine in red cloth with title label on spine. Minor bumping to corners. Previous owner's name on front free end page. Else is clean and bright. 59 pages. Books on Books. BOB2/01191. Near Fine.
Erin, Ontario: Press Porcepic, 1974. Paperback. Second printing. Includes descriptions of over 50 authors with a bibliography of both literature written by the author and also articles / books written about them. Illustrated yellow wrappers with black title to spine and front cover. Lightly rubbed and creased, otherwise very good. Toning to pages. Illustrated. 288 pages. BOB/101216. Very Good.
New York: Bramhall House, . Hardcover. Extensive bibliography with 6221 entries plus indexes to names and titles. In brown paper boards with black cloth spine. Quarter black cloth with brown paper boards. Very good in very good black pictorial dust jacket. Folio size. Near fine in lightly used dust jacket. With numerous illustrations. 526 pages. BOB/111516. Very Good / Very Good.
Delaware Bibliophiles, 2010. Includes 14 full color reproductions of covers from the Delaware Bibliophiles magazine from 2010. The designs incorporate Art Noveau style posters from the 1890s. Five pages of text which explain the publication accompany the prints. All are housed in a blue envelope. Thin Quarto. Fine.
Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 1961. Hardcover. 8vo. Includes laid in corrigenda and addenda. Brown cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Slight bump to head of spine. Pristine interior with tight binding. Brown dj with black title to front panel. A handwritten A.E. has been handwritten in pencil on the spine of dj. 255 pp. BOB/040705. Near Fine in Very Good Plus dj.
Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 1961. Hardcover. Fine black cloth 8vo., bright gilt to spine, boards clean. In fine brown paper dust jacket with black title to front panel. Endpapers browned opposite inner dust jacket flaps, else clean, bright interior. Strongly bound. Includes frontispiece and a few other illustrations. With some notes on his pictures and portraits. Index, 255 pages. Books on Books. BOB/12303. Near Fine / Fine.
Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1992. Hardcover. Cloth Boards. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Red paper covered boards with black cloth binding and gilt title to spine. Very light scuffing to front board. Tight binding. Pristine interior with bright text. Cream dj with pictoral front panel. Index, 192 pp. BOB/022304. Fine in Fine Dust Jacket.
London: Lindsay Drummond, (1946). Hardcover. 8vo. Very good in a very good- dust jacket. Boards are rose cloth with gold harvest motif on front and spine. Minor fading to edges of boards. Text is clean and bright. Maroon and off-white dust jacket with maroon title to front panel and brown title to spine. Browning and foxing to dust jacket. Essays by Douglas on the writings of Douglas.132 pages. Books on Books. BOB/8222. Very Good.
New York: William Drenttel / Delos Press, 1994. Paperback. #145 of 400 copies issued in wrappers. Introduction by Robert Hughes. Portrait of Paul Auster by Victor Schrager tipped onto second front endpaper. Pictorial white paper wrappers with black title to white spine. Fine. First edition. Light wear to corners. 93 pages. BOB/111616. Fine.