London: The Fortune Press, (1925). Hardcover. Very good in black cloth boards with yellow title pastedown to front board. This book has been expertly rebacked with a modern black cloth spine. Light rubbing to boards and minor wear to corners. A few markings to interior, else clean interior. Bookplate of Herbert Boyce Satcher. 55 pages. BOB/062910. Very Good.
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Detroit: Omnigraphics, Inc., 1991. Hardcover. First edition. A guide to 500 literary movements, groups, schools, tendencies, and trends of the Twentieth Century, covering more than 3,000 novelists, poets, dramatists, essayists, artists, and other seminal thinkers from 80 countries as found in standard literary reference works. Glossy blue paper covered boards titled in light blue on spine and front cover. Fine, without dust jacket, as issued. 419 pages. BOB/111516. Fine.
[Southlake, Pat Hawk], 1992. Hardcover. First edition. Signed by the author on the title-page. Maroon cloth with gilt title to spine and front cover. Folio. Very good, without dust jacket, as issued. A few streaks of white paint to front hinge, else fine. Errata sheet laid in. 290 pages x 2 (alphabetical by author - 290 pages; alphabetical by pseudonym - 290 pages.) BOB/111416. Very Good.
Detroit: Omnigraphics, Inc., 2000. Hardcover. First edition. A compendium to more than 500 literary, critical, and theatrical movements, schools, and groups from more than 80 nations, covering the novelists, poets, short-story writers, dramatists, essayists, theorists, and works, genres, techniques, and terms associated with each movement. Glossy green paper covered boards with light green title to spine and front cover. Light rubbing to covers. Fine, without dust jacket, as issued. 1037 pages. BOB/111616. Fine.
London and West Nyack: The Journeyman Press, 1980. Paperback. Very good in tan paper wrappers with black title to spine and front panel. Woodblock illustration to front panel. Piece of transparent tape to front panel, else fine. Pristine interior featuring over 40 woodcuts by Masereel. Tight binding. 64 pages. BOB/081209. Very Good.
Newark: St. Mary's Abbey, 1948. Hardcover. INSCRIBED BY THE EDITOR. Each entry includes a photographic illustration of the author. Ex-library with number to food of spine, stamp to title page, due date sheet to rear free end page, and pocket to rear paste down. Rear of dust jacket pasted to front paste down. Very good in dark green cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Bumping to lower corners. Interior is clean and bright. 812 pages. REL/082416. Very Good.
Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1987. Hardcover. PRESENTATION COPY FROM JAMES O. HOGE. 8vo. Very good+ in orange cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Includes essays on letters in 19th-century England, George Eliot, James Joyce, etc. 356 pages. Books on Books. BOB11142. Very Good+.
New York: R.R. Bowker Company, 1962. Hardcover. 4to. Brown cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Scuffing to boards and minor wear to corners & edges. Minor discoloration to rear board. Interior is clean with bright text. Binding is a little loose, but pages all remain securely held in place. 652 pp. Very Good.
Ann Arbor: George Wahr, 1921. Hardcover. Ex-library from the Library of Congress. Tan cloth spine over cream paper covered boards with paper title label to spine and front cover. (Title label reads "Sjouke Gabbes") Minor wear to corners and edges of boards. A few smudges to boards and small stain to spine. Ex-library markings to endpapers. Illustrated. 172 pages. BOB/122018. Very Good.
Austin: The University of Texas, 1967. Paperback. First edition. Tan side-stapled wrappers with black Chinese characters on front cover. Text on cover reads: "In letters of gold on Tang's bathtub: As the Sun Makes it New Day by Day Make it New Yet again Make it New." Lightly soiled, otherwise fine. Illustrated. 154 items described. 62 pages. BOB/111516. Near Fine.
Norman: University of Oklahoma, 1950. Hardcover. First edition. Both volumes are near fine in full orange cloth with gilt titles to spines. Bookplate of Frederick William Beinecke and Carrie Sperry Beinecke to front pastedown. Clean, bright interiors with illustrations. A few speckles of soiling to foredge of textblock. Housed in a cardboard slipcase missing back panel. The slipcase is worn along the edges and rubbed on the panels. 476 pages in volume 1; Books on Books. BOB110081 This set may require an extra shipping fee. Near Fine.
Providence, RI: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1979. Hardcover. Inscribed by author. This was the catalogue that accompanied an exhibit held at the Rhode Island School of Design and at the Cooper-Hewitt Museum in New York. 7000 copies of the catalogue were printed. Begins with interesting overview of the artists and trends of that time, followed by a listing by author of each item in the exhibition. The final section has b&w and color copies of each of the illustrations shown. Included are such well known artists as Beardsley, Blake, Burne-Jones, Clarke, Housman, Lear, Rackham, and Rossetti, as well as many who are less famous today. Bound in light red cloth in near fine condition, with a near fine white dust jacket with black title to spine and pictorial cover. Interior also in fine condition. 240 pages. BOB/120210. Near Fine.