Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, Inc.. 2002. Hardcover. Folio. Mint orange cloth covered boards with bright silver title to cover and spine. Pristine interior with illustrations throughout. In mint silver and blue illustrated dust jacket with orange title to front panel and to silver spine. Presents 18 of the greatest stories in the evolution of flight. Index, 264 pp. Aviation. AVI/11243. Fine in Fine Dust Jacket.
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Washington DC: The National Museum of American History, Smithsonian, 1997. Paperback. Light blue paper wrappers with black title to front cover. Includes small illustrations and brief descriptions of about 400 machines relating to printing and binding, all from the 19th century. Organized alphabetically by name of inventor. Clean and bright. 145 pages. BOB/113016. Very Good.
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.
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.