Latest Arrivals in Collectible Books

Page:123205Next ›
Showing 1 to 30 of 6137
  • Yasmin Ladha
    Lion's Granddaughter and Other Stories (Nunatak Fiction)

    First Edition

    Edmonton: Newest Press, 1992. 102 pages. By the Tanzanian-Canadian author. First edition (first printing). A near fine copy in wrappers (paperback). Light, uneven fading to rear cover. ISBN: 9780920897256.

    Book ID: 245917
    View cart More details Price: $10.00
  • [Faulkner, William] Cowley, Malcom
    The Faulkner-Cowley File: Letters and Memories 1944-1962

    First Edition

    New York: The Viking Press, 1966. 184 pages. Transcribed previously unpublished letters from Faulkner and an early draft on an essay. First edition (first printing). Near fine in a near fine dust jacket with some edge wear and uneven toning to the rear panel. ISBN: B000FMJHIE.

    Book ID: 245915
    Keywords: Fiction, Hardcover
    View cart More details Price: $15.00
  • Quentin Crisp
    Chog: A Gothic Fantasy

    First Edition

    London: Eyre Methuen, 1979. 164 pages. First edition (first printing). Fine in a dust jacket with light wear to the edges. ISBN: 9780413394903.

    Book ID: 245914
    View cart More details Price: $16.00
  • Donald A. Wollhemi
    Terror in the Modern Vein

    First Edition

    Garden City, NY: Hanover House, 1955. 315 pages. Anthology of 'seventeen unusual tales' -- from the jacket cover. Contributions by Ray Bradbury, H. G. Wells, Robert Heinlein, H. P. Lovecraft, Robert Bloch, Franz Kafka and others. First edition (first printing). A near fine copy in a dust jacket with creased snags to the edges. ISBN: 9789997542274.

    Book ID: 245913
    View cart More details Price: $30.00
  • Relling, William
    Deadly Vintage: A Jack Donne Mystery

    First Edition

    New York: Walker and Company, 1995. 200 pages. First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Signed by the author on the title page. ISBN: 9780802732620.

    Book ID: 245912
    View cart More details Price: $12.50
  • Fils, Crebillon [Claude Prosper Jolyot de Crebillon]
    The Sofa: A Moral Tale

    First Edition

    London: The Folio Society, 1951. 256 pages. Text in English. Illustrated in black-and-white from drawings. First published in France in 1742, the book was suppressed by royal edict due to its erotic nature. In a paradoxical twist, Fils was appointed as Royal Censor by the French Court in 1759. ISBN: B01MT5DI0F.

    First Folio edition (first printing). Pink cloth over boards with silver lettering on the spine. A fine copy in a dust jacket with a small chip to the front cover and a few short, closed tears to the edges. With a touch of toning to the spine.

    Book ID: 245911
    Keywords: Fiction, Hardcover
    View cart More details Price: $25.00
  • Bleys, Rudi C.
    The Geography of Perversion: Male-To-Male Sexual Behavior Outside the West and the Ethnographic Imagination, 1750-1918

    First Edition

    New York University Press, 1995. 328 pages. ISBN: 9780814712658.

    First edition (first printing). Minor edge wear else a fine copy in wrappers (paperback).

    Book ID: 245908
    View cart More details Price: $12.50
  • Wicked Bugs by Stewart, Amy
    Stewart, Amy
    Wicked Bugs

    Algonquin Books, 2011. We have it on good authority that the author actually loves insects, spiders, worms, and other creepy-crawly critters. But this a weird and wonderful compendium of the ones you want to avoid. ISBN: 9781565129603.

    NEW

    Book ID: 226182
    View cart More details Price: $18.95
  • Mister Dog: The Dog Who Belonged to Himself by Brown, Margaret Wise; illustratons by Garth Williams
    Brown, Margaret Wise; illustratons by Garth Williams
    Mister Dog: The Dog Who Belonged to Himself

    First Edition

    New York: Simon and Schuster, 1952. LGB number 128. Illustrations in color. ISBN: 281AIB1046207.

    Presumed first edition (first printing; the "A" is obscured by dark ink on the last page but this book came from a collection of other first edition Little Golden Books). A near fine hardcover copy; no dust jacket. Light wear to the edges.

    Book ID: 245755
    View cart More details Price: $16.00
  • Little Sugar Bear (A Bonnie Book, 428225)
    Little Sugar Bear (A Bonnie Book, 428225)

    First Edition

    Kenosha, WI: Samuel Lowe Company / James & Jonathan Company, 1952. [12] pages. A Jack-in-the-book with moving bear head and legs riveted to the inside front cover. ISBN: B002C3G8KO.

    First edition (first printing; not other printings noted). A near fine hardcover copy; no dust jacket, as issued. A bit of wear to the top edge of the rear cover. Small, neat gift inscription on the first page.

    Book ID: 245740
    View cart More details Price: $20.00
  • Roy Rogers' Bullet and Trigger: Wild Horse Roundup by Beecher, Elizabeth and Lenox August (illustrations)
    Beecher, Elizabeth and Lenox August (illustrations)
    Roy Rogers' Bullet and Trigger: Wild Horse Roundup

    First Edition

    Racine, WI: Whitman Publishing Company, 1953. [24] pages. 7-1/2 by 8-1/4 inches. Authorized edition. A Cozy-Corner book. ISBN: B001TO069G.

    First edition (first printing). A near fine hardcover copy; no dust jacket. Some wear to the corners and spine ends.

    Book ID: 245732
    View cart More details Price: $20.00
  • Circus Time (A Bonnie Book, 428125)
    Circus Time (A Bonnie Book, 428125)

    First Edition

    Kenosha, WI: Samuel Lowe Company, 1952. 6-1/4 by 7-3/4 inches. A jack-in-the-book with moving clown head and legs riveted to the inside cover. ISBN: 281AIB1046204.

    First edition (first printing, no other printings noted). A very good hardcover copy; no dust jacket. Covers a bit scuffed with light edge wear. With a few creases to the moveable clown legs. Small, neat gift inscription on the first page.

    Book ID: 245706
    View cart More details Price: $20.00
  • Laddie and the Little Rabbit (A Little Golden Book #116) by Gottlieb, William
    Gottlieb, William
    Laddie and the Little Rabbit (A Little Golden Book #116)

    First Edition

    New York: Simon and Schuster, 1952. Illustrated with color photo reproductions. ISBN: B0184PJXE6.

    First edition (first printing, with "A" on the last page). A near fine hardcover copy; no dust jacket, as issued. Covers a bit scuffed with wear to the edges. Dated in pencil on the title page.

    Book ID: 245680
    View cart More details Price: $20.00
  • Roy Rogers and the New Cowboy (A Little Golden Book # 177) by Bedford, A. N.
    Bedford, A. N.
    Roy Rogers and the New Cowboy (A Little Golden Book # 177)

    First Edition

    New York: Simon and Schuster, 1953. The first Little Golden Book appearance of Roy Rogers. Color illustrations by Hans Helweg and Mel Crawford. ISBN: B000P24ZJ0.

    First edition (first printing, with "A" on the last page). A near fine hardcover copy; no dust jacket, as issued. Light wear and toning to the edges.

    Book ID: 245658
    View cart More details Price: $16.00
  • Johnny's Machines (A Little Golden Book #71) by Palmer, Helen
    Palmer, Helen
    Johnny's Machines (A Little Golden Book #71)

    First Edition

    New York: Simon and Schuster, 1949. Color illustrations by Cornelius Dewitt. ISBN: B0007I9K24.

    First edition (first printing, with "A" on the last page). A very good hardcover copy; no dust jacket, as issued. with some loss to the paper covering the bottom rear spine corner.

    Book ID: 245657
    View cart More details Price: $10.00
  • The Noble Eightfold Path (Seventh edition, revised) by Hall, Manly P.
    Hall, Manly P.
    The Noble Eightfold Path (Seventh edition, revised)

    Los Angeles: Philosophical Research Society, 1964. 32 pages. ISBN: 281AIB1046195.

    A near fine copy in illustrated, stapled wrappers (paperback). Uneven toning to the rear cover.

    Book ID: 245647
    View cart More details Price: $15.00
  • Home Before Daylight: My Life on the Road with the Grateful Dead by Parish, Steve and Joe Layden
    Parish, Steve and Joe Layden
    Home Before Daylight: My Life on the Road with the Grateful Dead

    First Edition

    New York: St. Martin's Press, 2003. 291 pages. Illustrated with black-and-white photo reproductions. ISBN: 9780312303532.

    First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 245638
    View cart More details Price: $40.00
  • Surfers of the Zuvuya: Tales of Interdimensional Travel by Arguelles, Jose
    Arguelles, Jose
    Surfers of the Zuvuya: Tales of Interdimensional Travel

    Santa FE: Bear & Company, 1989. 170 pages. The author "takes you on a magical journey [with] his fourth-dimensial light body -- whose name is Uncle Joe" -- from the rear cover. With fold-out Mayan Interdimensional Star Map. ISBN: 9780939680559.

    Later printing. Very good in wrappers (paperback). Inscribed by the author to Jefferson Airplane founding member Paul Kantner: "Hey Paul, from Airplane to Starship you've prove the point -- time to get the people aboard Timeship Earth 2013! Love ya! Uncle Joe."

    Book ID: 245628
    View cart More details Price: $20.00
  • Science Fiction from China by Wu, Dingbo, and Patrick D. Murphy (editors)
    Wu, Dingbo, and Patrick D. Murphy (editors)
    Science Fiction from China

    First Edition

    New York: Praeger, 1989. 176 pages. Foreword by Frederik Pohl. ISBN: 9780275933432.

    First edition (first printing). A near fine copy in a dust jacket with several short tears to the edges.

    Book ID: 245627
    View cart More details Price: $12.50
  • Aikido in Daily Life by Tohei, Koichi
    Tohei, Koichi
    Aikido in Daily Life

    Tokyo: Rikugei Publishing House, 1966. 202 pages. Illustrated in black-and-white. ISBN: 9780870402210.

    Eleventh printing. Very good in wrappers (paperback).

    Book ID: 245599
    View cart More details Price: $12.00
  • Logue, Christopher
    War Music: An Account of Books 1-4 and 16-19 of Homer's Iliad

    First Edition

    New York: The Noonday Press / Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1997. 215 pages. ISBN: 9780374524944.

    First edition (first printing). A fine copy in wrappers (paperback).

    Book ID: 245586
    View cart More details Price: $15.00
  • High Priest by Leary, Timothy
    Leary, Timothy
    High Priest

    New York: College Notes & Texts, Inc, 1968. A novel. Illustrated by Allen Atwell and Michael Green. With the publisher's note on the front endpaper noting "the use of psychedelic drugs is not endorsed by the publshers.". ISBN: B0016LRI0W.

    Second printing. Very good in wrappers (paperback).

    Book ID: 245584
    View cart More details Price: $20.00
  • Oath of Fealty by Niven, Larry, Pournelle, Jerry
    Niven, Larry, Pournelle, Jerry
    Oath of Fealty

    First Edition

    New York: Timescape / Simon & Schuster, 1981. 328 pages. A science fiction novel. ISBN: 9780671226954.

    First trade edition (first printing). A very good copy in a dust jacket with some toning and wear to the edges; short closed tear to the cover. This copy belonged to Jefferson Airplane founding member Paul Kantner, with his blindstamp on the title page.

    Book ID: 245580
    View cart More details Price: $20.00
  • Jukebox: The Golden Age by Lynch, Vincent and Bill Henkin
    Lynch, Vincent and Bill Henkin
    Jukebox: The Golden Age

    First Edition

    Berkeley: Lancaster-Miller, 1981. 110 pages. 7-5/8 by 8-1/4 inches. Color photo reproductions of jukeboxes with details about each model on the facing pages. ISBN: 9780895810359.

    First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. Inscribed by the author on the front pastedown to Jefferson Airplane founding member Paul Kantner: "Paul, to one of my favorite Rock 'n Roll personages. May you have the longevity of appeal of the 'beauties' contained herein. Thanks for the music! Vincent 6/23/85."

    Book ID: 245577
    View cart More details Price: $20.00
  • The High Frontier: Human Colonies in Space by O'Neill, Gerard K.
    O'Neill, Gerard K.
    The High Frontier: Human Colonies in Space

    First Edition

    New York: William Morrowand Company, Inc, 1977. 288 pages. The Princeton physicist explores ways the United States could create space communities equidistant between the Earth and the moon. With black-and-white illustrations. ISBN: 9780688031336.

    First edition (first printing). A very good copy in a dust jacket with minor edge wear and light fading to the spine. This copy belonged to Jefferson Airplane founding member Paul Kantner, with his blindstamp on the title page.

    Book ID: 245575
    View cart More details Price: $50.00
  • The Japan Experience by Bell, Ronald (editor)
    Bell, Ronald (editor)
    The Japan Experience

    First Edition

    New York: Weatherhill, 1973. 240 pages. "17 outsiders view Japan from the inside in provacative interviews" -- from the jacket cover. ISBN: 9780834800847.

    First edition (first printing). A very good copy in a dust jacket with a bit of edge wear, and light fading and slight lean to the spine. Spotting to the top edge.

    Book ID: 245573
    Keywords: Hardcover, Japan
    View cart More details Price: $15.00
  • Frozen In Iron: A Selection of Tintypes from The Peter E. Palmquist Collection by Palmquist, E., Peter
    Palmquist, E., Peter
    Frozen In Iron: A Selection of Tintypes from The Peter E. Palmquist Collection

    First Edition

    Arcata, CA: (the author), 2001. 217 pages. 9-1/2 by 8-1/2 inches. Illustrated with more than 200 full-page reproductions of Palmquist's tintype collection, now housed at the Beinecke Library, at Yale. Limited to 300 copies. ISBN: B002FT6ODG.

    First edition (first printing). A fine copy in wrappers (paperback). From the author's personal stock.

    Book ID: 245568
    View cart More details Price: $20.00
  • A Snake in Her Mouth: Poems 1974 - 96 by northSun, nila
    northSun, nila
    A Snake in Her Mouth: Poems 1974 - 96

    First Edition

    Albuquerque: West End Press, 1997. 96 pages. By the Chippewa-Shoshone poet and historian. ISBN: 9780931122873.

    First edition (first printing). A fine copy in wrappers (paperback). With publisher's news release laid in.

    Book ID: 245495
    Keywords: Poetry, Trade Paperback
    View cart More details Price: $16.00
  • Don't Cry, Scream by Lee, Don L.; introductio by Gwendolyn Brooks
    Lee, Don L.; introductio by Gwendolyn Brooks
    Don't Cry, Scream

    Detroit: Broadside Press, 1969. 64 pages. ISBN: B0010HN2WA.

    Third printing. Very good in stapled wrappers (paperback).

    Book ID: 245494
    View cart More details Price: $15.00
  • Bottom Pig: A Novel in Three Stories by Robinson, William
    Robinson, William
    Bottom Pig: A Novel in Three Stories

    First Edition

    New York: William Frederick, 1978. 139 pages. A novel that is "a key to tribal rituals, whiteness that gets rid of blacks, blackness that gets rid of whites -- and a key to an integrated America too sobering to seem likely or possible" -- from the front flap. ISBN: 9780871640451.

    First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a dust jacket with light edge wear and a short, closed tear to the rear panel. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper.

    Book ID: 245492
    View cart More details Price: $20.00