Category Archives: First Editions

First Edition First Printing of French Quarter Etchings by W Woodward

PRESENTING a VERY RARE BOOK, namely a, First Edition First Printing of French Quarter Etchings by W Woodward. “French Quarter Etchings of Old New Orleans by William Woodward, Professor of Drawing, Emeritus, The Tulane University of Louisiana, Graduate of Rhode Island School of Design and Massachusetts Normal Art School, Honorary Member American Institute of Architects…

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Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs 1st Edition

PRESENTING a GLORIOUSLY RARE BOOK …. Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs Grosset 1st Edition. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, [c. 1914 (1929)]. 8vo. [6], 392 pp. Frontisp. silhouette by Fred J. Arting printed on glossy stock. Red cloth, black lettering front cover & spine (minor bumping to corners), w/ d.j. wraparound cover…

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Tarzan and the Lion Man by Edgar Rice Burroughs 1st Edition

PRESENTING a GLORIOUSLY RARE BOOK …. Tarzan and the Lion Man by Edgar Rice Burroughs 1st Edition. An attractive first edition/first printing, gray decorated cloth with black lettering a red “Janus” illustration in Near Fine condition with light soiling, little chipping mainly along spine ends. Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. Publishers, Tarzana, CA, 1934. Hardcover. First…

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De Conjugio Episcoporum et Diaconorum by Bugenhagen 1525

De Conjugio Episcoporum et Diaconorum by Bugenhagen 1525. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  EDITION hardback copy of De Conjugio Episcoporum et Diaconorum ad uenerandum Doctorem VVolfgangum Reissenbush monasterii Lichtenbergensis Prae ceptorem per Io annem Bugenhag. Pomeranum. Noremberge apud Io Petreium.  Anno M.D.XXV (1525). Published by Johannes Bugenhagen in 1525. This EXTREMELY RARE book is in EXCELLENT…

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P. Ovidii Nasonis Opera, Casti Pub by Ioannem Heruagium Basileae 1537

P. Ovidii Nasonis Opera, Casti Pub by Ioannem Heruagium Basileae 1537. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  EDITION hardback copy of P. Ovidii Nasonis Opera, Casti, gata ad fidem ueterum exemplariorum a Ioanne Sichardo, Accesserunt Omniumaeditionibus, qux in bune diem extant, fragmenta quaedam Ovidii halternus non in fa, ex libres qui periere Epigrammd ion, et carmen eruditifima…

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Sartor Resartus by Carlyle Caxton Edition

Sartor Resartus by Carlyle Caxton Edition. PRESENTING an  EXTREMELY RARE  EDITION hardback copy of  The Caxton Edition of ‘Sartor Resartus’, The Life and Opinions of Herr Teufelsdrockh by Thomas Carlyle. Published by Belford, Clarke & Company, Chicago and New York circa 1880 This RARE book is in fair to good condition for it’s age….. some very…

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Works of Shakespeare by Crowell & Co

Works of Shakespeare by Crowell & Co. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  EDITION hardback copy of  The Works of William Shakespeare, Published by Thomas Y Crowell & Co., New York & London circa 1880. This RARE book is in fair condition for its age….. some very minor ‘knicks’ on the edges of the spine and cover……but otherwise…

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Mary Wollstonecraft Letters to Imlay by Paul 1879

Mary Wollstonecraft Letters to Imlay by Paul 1879. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  FIRST EDITION hardback copy of Mary Wollstonecraft, Letters to Imlay, With Prefatory Memoir By C. Kegan Paul. Published by C. Kegan Paul & Co., 1 Paternoster Square, London in 1879. Printed by Bradbury, Agnew & Co., Printers, Whitefriars, London. This EXTREMELY RARE book is…

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Works of Edmund Spenser by Todd 1845

Works of Edmund Spenser by Todd 1845. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  EDITION hardback copy of The Works of Edmund Spenser with a Selection of Notes from Various Commentators; And a Glossary Under; to which is Prefixed Some Account of the Life of Spenser by The Rev. Henry John Todd, M.A., Archdeacon of Cleveland. Published by…

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Bibliomania or Book Madness by Thomas Frognall Dibdin 1842

Bibliomania or Book Madness by Thomas Frognall Dibdin 1842. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  EDITION hardback copy of Bibliomania or Book Madness; A Bibliographical Romance. Illustrated with Cuts. By Thomas Frognall Dibdin, D.D. New and Improved Edition, to which are now added Preliminary Observations, and a Supplement Including a Key to The Assumed Characters in the…

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