Category: Modern 1st editions

Sort

Showing 81-100 of 865

Riders Of The Flood

By: Blackhurst, W. E.

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Parsons, WV, McClain Printing Company: 1968

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27862

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 198 pages; Signed by the author to the front endpage. Tightly bound and neat in crisp-edged illustrated dust jacket. Light general shelf/handling wear to jacket with a few tiny chips and tears to spine ends and rubbing at edges. Just mild shelf soiling and toning to rear jacket. Solid neat copy. VG+/VG; Signed by Author View more info

DAY AND NIGHT STORIES...

By: Blackwood, Algernon.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co.: 1917

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 13334

Condition: Very Good-


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 228 pages; 1917 E. P. Dutton. HC 1st American edition; one of 1500 copies printed for the 1st. Original brown cloth title lettered in black to cover and spine. Binding sound and sqaure. Cloth lightly stressed at spine ends; light shelf soiling to cloth at covers and spine. Prior owner name penned to top corner of rear endpage. One or two pages with small spots of soiling; a few pages with evidence of corner creasing. Solid, presentable copy of the uncommon 1st edition of a highlight of early horror/supernatural fiction writing. VG- View more info

The Flying Stingaree

By: Blaine, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38997

Condition: Very Good- with No dust jacket as issued


A Rick Brant Science-Adventure Story, #18; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 176 pages; Soundly bound in publisher's color pictorial boards. Publisher's title list on rear board lists 17 titles, ending with Flaming Mountain. Light shelf rubbing to board edges and corner tips; mild toning to whites of the boards. Contents clean and unmarked. Uncommon 1st edition. Isued without dst wrapper. VG- View more info

The Flaming Mountain Rick Brant Science Adventure Story #17

By: Blaine, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38998

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 172 pages; HC 1st edition. Soundly bound in original color pictorial boards. 1st edition with publisher's title list of Brant stories on rear board ending with this title, #17, Flaming Mountain. Light rubbing and mild pulling to binding at spine ends; mild toning to whites of spine. Contents bright and clean. Issued without dst wrapper. VG- View more info

Scabby Dichson

By: Blaker, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran & Company: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1221K968340

Condition: Very Good


1928 Doubleday Doran HC 1st edition. Square sound and clean. No marks. original black cloth with pictorial paper title label to cover and title label to spine. Spine label sunned and faded. Solid clean copu with sunned spine. Lacks dj, else near VG; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 384 pages; Square sound and clean. No marks. Original black cloth with pictorial paper title label to cover and title label to spine. Spine label sunned and faded. Solid clean copu with sunned spine. Lacks DJ, else near VG View more info

Land of Dreams

By: Blaylock, James P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Arbor House: 1987

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29332

ISBN: 087795898x

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 264 pages; Tightly bound and fresh in clean crisp-edged, wraparound pictorial dust jacket. Just light crimping to boards at spine ends. Almost imperceptible sunning to jacket at spine. Publisher's $20 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Handsome copy. NF/VG++ View more info

Burglar Who Liked to Quote Kipling

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1979

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15062

ISBN: 0394504178

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


1979 Random House HC/DJ 1st printing. Superb unread copy in immaculate unclipped unrubbed dust jacket. Square tight bright and fresh. No marks. Superb F/F; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 196 pages; 1st printing. Superb unread copy in immaculate unclipped unrubbed dust jacket. Square tight bright and fresh. No marks. Superb F/F View more info

The Burglar Who Counted the Spoons [Advance Uncorrected Proof]

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Burton, MI, Subterranean Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 26817

ISBN: 1596067012

Condition: Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 312 pages; Advance Uncorrected Proof. Pre-publication 1st printing of the Subterranean Press US edition. Paperback in glossy covers. Tight, fresh and neat; unread. Just a whisper of shelf evidence to covers at edges. About as new. NF View more info

Leslie Charteris' Send for the Saint: The Midas Double and the Pawn Gambit; Two Original Stories

By: Bloxsom, Peter; Leslie Charteris

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Garden City, N. Y., Crime Club By Doubleday: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18131

ISBN: 0385141386

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184 pages; Bright, tight and fresh. Crisp edged dust jacket just slightly toned at spine, but otherwise immaculate. Remainder dot and spray to bottom edge. VG+/VG+ View more info

Silver and Gold

By: Blyton, Enid and Ethel Everett (Illust)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Nelson and Sons: [1927]

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 14359

Condition: Very Good


Color Plates and line ills; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 128 pages; No date given but bound as called for with 8 glossy color pictorial plates and color pictorial lining sheets. Publisher's green cloth with color pictorial panel mounted to cover boars. Title lettering in black to cover and spine. Light/moderate rub to cloth at spine ends and tips. Just very mild instances of fray to cloth at corners and base of spine. Prior owner name penned neatly to front endpage. Solid and still attractive. About VG ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shippin... View more info

Deadbone; the First Testament of Cheech Wizard, the Cartoon Messiah

By: Bode, Vaughn

Price: $245.00

Publisher: Canada, Northern Comfort Communications: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29296

ISBN: 0969050607

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Oversize HC/DJ. 1st trade edition and printing after only the elusive signed limited edition. Bright, snug and very neat in crisp edged and uniformly bright color pictorial dust jacket. In heavy orange cloth with pictorial title design to cover and title lettering to spine brightly in gilt. Jacket has a tiny surface scuff/abrasion at the bottom edge of the front panel and just a whisper of shelf evidence at edges. Contents are crisp and neat. An exceptional copy. NF/NF ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or internationa... View more info

Vaughn Bode's Cheech Wizard: The Collected Adventures of the Cartoon Messiah.

By: Bode, Vaughn & Bode

Price: $235.00

Publisher: Canada, Northern Comfort Communications: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29297

ISBN: 0969050623

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Color & b/w strips; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 80 pages; Oversize HC/DJ. 1st edition, 1st printing. A superb copy. Tight, bright and very fresh in immacualte, crisp edged and uniformly bright color pictorial dust jacket. Color and b&w strips. F/F or as new View more info

The Busy Bees

By: Bohatta Morpurgo, Ida & June Head

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Munich, Ars Sacra Joseph Mueller: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31707

Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 32mo 4" - 5" tall; 18 pages; 1st edition. Small format hardcover in color illustrated paper covered board with original glassine dust jacket. Snug bright and very neat with just a few trivial nicks to paper along the board edges and trace rub at corner tips. Glassine dust jacket is toned and missing some large chips at edges. Charmingly illustrated with color "Bee-folk" renderings by Bohatta. Worth noting is that bibliographic entries for the book record it with 16 unnumbered pages. There are however 18 pages, with one leaf a cancel. Uncommon in condition.... View more info

In Bad Company and Other Stories

By: Boldrewood, Rolf (Pseud) ; [Thomas Alexander Browne]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29991

Condition: Very Good-


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 514 pages; HC 1st edition.Soundly bound in original blue cloth with pictorial design to upper board in blind; title lettering in gilt to cover and spine. T.e.g. Cloth lightly rubbed at corners with trace fray at spine ends. Endpages toned; just expected mild toning to page stock. VG- View more info

Building Body Power, Posed by 12 of America's Most Perfectly Developed Men

By: Bonomo, Joe

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Joe Bonomo Publications: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25238

Condition: Near Fine


Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 32 pages; 1st edition. Oversize paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Bright, fresh and neat with just a whisper of shelf evidence to covers at edges. Profusely illustrated from photographs. Trace shelf soiling to cover. Handsome copy. The very uncommon first mail order publication from Joe Bonomo. NF View more info

The Treble Clef

By: Booth, Edward C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead and Company: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35135

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 454 pages; Snugly bound and clean in original floral patterned dust jacket with $2.50 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Prior owner name and address penned to front endpage; a few early leaves opened a little roughly at the front edge. Dust jacket lightly toned to spine edge with shallow chipping and a few closed tears at edges. VG+/VG View more info

Boswell; the Great Biographer, 1789-1795

By: Boswell, James; Marlies K. Danziger & Frank Brady (Eds. )

Price: $49.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Mcgraw-Hill: 1989

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11866

ISBN: 0070153744

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell; Facsimile Paintings and engravings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 371 pages; 1989 McGraw Hill. HC/DJ. 1st edition and printing w/ complete 1-10 number line. Bright, snug and clean. No marks to text. Small remainder mark bottom edge. Dust jacket quite crisp and clean. NF/NF Uncommon in condition. View more info

The Red Scarf

By: Bothwell, Jean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and World: 1962

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17263

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 189 pages; A neat, solid copy in bright, attractive dust jacket. Just very slightly cocked in the spine. A hint of wear and mild toning to the dust jacket. Signed by author. NF/VG++; Signed by Author View more info

Because it is Absurd (On Earth As in Heaven) ; [Galley Proof]

By: Boulle, Pierre and Elisabeth Abbott (Trans and Ed )

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Vanguard Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 25362

Condition: Very Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 150 pages; Paperback. 1st edition - pre-publication. Galley proof in printed orange wraps. Bright and neat. Very mild storage roll. Galley printed at "Country Press, ... Mass." Text clean and unmarked. Scarce in the bound galley format. VG or better View more info

Dry Bones in the Valley [Advance Review Copy]

By: Bouman, Tom

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 2014

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 33293

ISBN: 0393243028

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages; Pre-publication 1st printing. Bright tight and fresh in pictorial wraps. Feels and appears unread and as new. Author's well received debut novel. F View more info