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Promotional Photograph of William S. Burroughs

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Island Red Label:

Edition: Original

Seller ID: 1366

Condition: Very Good


Promotional photograph of William S. Burroughs. Island Red Label, not dated. Glossy black and white image, 20 by 25 cm, verso blank. Very good with light indentations that can be seen when you hold the image at just the right angle – as if the photo was placed on top of a CD case and put under weight. View more info

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Monaldi: A Tale

By: Allston, Washington

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Ticknor and Fields: 1856

Seller ID: 3047

Condition: Fair


Blue cloth with dulled gilt spine titles and blindstamped cover decorations, 12 by 18.7 cm, 278 [1] pp. Fair with rubbing to the boards and spine, light wear to the corners, and heavy wear to the head and tail of the spine; there are pencil notations on the front endpapers and a bookseller’s mark on the front pastedown. It appears as if a leaf between the ffep and half-title has been removed, as has a publisher’s catalog bound at the rear, leaving only remnants in the gutter (see image). There is a dampstain along the top edge of the last leaf and rear free endpaper only. Allston (1779... View more info

Image for Andersen’s Works,  Eight Volumes (including Story of My Life, A Poet’s Bazaar, O.T., In Spain and A Visit to Portugal, Only a Fiddler, The Improvisatore, The Two Baronesses, and Pictures of Travel)

Andersen’s Works, Eight Volumes (including Story of My Life, A Poet’s Bazaar, O.T., In Spain and A Visit to Portugal, Only a Fiddler, The Improvisatore, The Two Baronesses, and Pictures of Travel)

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1884

Edition: Various printings of the “Author’s Edition”

Seller ID: 1809

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth with gilt and dark brown spine and cover titles and decorations, 13.5 by 19.2 cm, 261-569 pp. each, with a 12-page list of the publisher’s titles at the back of three volumes. Eight volumes of ten including: The Story of My Life; A Poet’s Bazaar: A Picturesque our in Germany, Italy, Greece, and the Orient; O.T.: A Danish Romance: In Spain and A Visit to Portugal; Only a Fiddler: A Danish Romance; The Improvisatore; The Two Baronesses: A Romance; and Pictures of Travel: In Sweden, Among the Hartz Mountains, and in Switzerland, with a Visit at Charles Dickens’s House. Lacks St... View more info

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High on the Wild with Hemingway [with Original Shipping Carton]

By: Arnold, Lloyd R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Caldwell, ID, The Caxton Printers, Ltd.: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3019

Condition: Very good


Hardcover with dust jacket, oatmeal cloth with reddish-brown spine and cover titles, 22.3 by 28.7 cm, xiv 343 pp., illus. The hardcover is very good with a light musty odor and a previous owner’s name in blue pen on the ffep that looks like they tried, in turn, to scratch off and use white-out on. The jacket is good with light wear, edge wear, and fading on the spine panel. This copy comes with the original shipping carton with the title printed on the front (no name or shipping address). This well-illustrated volume details Hemingway “in one of his favorite locales, the Ketchum, Idaho... View more info

Promotional Poster/Prospectus for Arthur Conan Doyle’s The Hound of the Baskervilles, The Arion Press

By: Arthur Conan Doyle, Michael Kenna

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Arion Press: 1985

Edition: Promotional Item

Seller ID: 378

Condition: Very Good


San Francisco: The Arion Press, 1985. Promotional Item. Very Good. San Francisco: The Arion Press, 1985. Promotional Item. Very Good. [Fine Press] Promotional poster/prospectus for Arthur Conan Doyle’s The Hound of the Baskervilles. San Francisco: The Arion Press, 1985. Poster advertising a fine press edition of The Hound of the Baskervilles with fifty photographs by Michael Kenna. Single sheet, 18 by 24-inches, folded in quarters, featuring a Kenna photo of the Dartmoor sky. Very light edge wear, some minor creases from handling and a tiny drip mark in the lower right corner (whe... View more info

The Nobleman

By: B.D. Benedikt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: R. J. Cormier: 2001

Seller ID: 953

ISBN: 1896233023

Condition: Very Good


Benedikt, B.D. The Nobleman. R.J. Corimer Publishing, 2001. Softcover. In very good condition with light wear to the wraps and a pump to the upper corner of the book – appears lightly read, if at all. No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB, IOBA) is an open shop dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. View more info

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The Guilty - Signed 1st

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Grand Central Publishing (Hachette): 2015

Edition: First printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 1834

ISBN: 1455593923

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dust jacket, 15.5 by 23.5 cm, 420 pp. Signed by Baldacci on a publisher tipped-in leaf following the ffep. The hardcover is very good with light edge wear and a small dent on the bottom edge of the front cover; the unclipped jacket is very good with light edge wear. No writing, highlighting, names, or other marks. The dust jacket is in a fresh mylar cover. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA) is an open shop dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. (case) Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Zoetrope: All-Story, Summer 2011, Vol. 15 No. 2, Guest Designer: Beck Hansen

By: Brodeur, Adrienne; Francis Ford Coppola; Michael Ray; Beck Hansen, eds.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Zoetrope: All-Story: 2011

Seller ID: 2237

Condition: Very Good


Periodical, wraps, 21 by 27.3 cm, 90 (8) pp., illus. Very good with light rubbing to the covers. Guest designed by Beck with contributions by Stuart Dybek, Emily Ruskovich, May-Lan Tan, and George Langelaan. View more info

Image for Three Volume Set of Limited Editions from the Monastery Hill Bindery, Chicago, including Rabbi Ben Ezra, The Specter Bridegroom, and The Murders in the Rue Morgue [Chicago World’s Fair Editions]

Three Volume Set of Limited Editions from the Monastery Hill Bindery, Chicago, including Rabbi Ben Ezra, The Specter Bridegroom, and The Murders in the Rue Morgue [Chicago World’s Fair Editions]

By: Browning, Robert; Washington Irving; Edgar Allan Poe

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Monastery Hill Bindery: 1933

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 3192

Condition: Very Good - Near Fine


Three lovely volumes housed in a simple card slipcase that measures 12.3 by 17 by 3.4 cm. The slipcase is good with some skinning on the top and bottom panels and corner wear. Included are: Browning, Robert. Rabbi Ben Ezra. Chicago: The Monastery Hill Bindery, 1933, limited edition of 400 numbered copies printed by the Broadside Press (Illinois), though this copy isn’t numbered. Dark burgundy leather, top edge gilt, 12 by 16 cm, 17 pp. plus colophon. Near fine. Irving, Washington. The Specter Bridegroom. Chicago: The Monastery Hill Bindery, 1933, limited edition of 500 numbered cop... View more info

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Tarzan the Terrible - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: nd

Seller ID: 2025

Condition: Good


Grosset & Dunlap’s “Madison Square” series (cheaply produced WWII-era reprints). Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover is good with heavily yellowed leaves, foxing on the edges of the textblock, and corner wear. The dust jacket is poor with chipping, tears, and light stains (see images for details) and is in now in a fresh mylar sleeve for protection. Binding is strong and stable. (case) Dust jacket present. View more info

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The Return of Tarzan - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: nd

Seller ID: 2026

Condition: Good


Grosset & Dunlap’s “Madison Square” series (cheaply produced WWII-era reprints). Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover is good with heavily yellowed leaves, foxing on the edges of the textblock, and corner wear. The dust jacket is poor with chipping, tears, and light stains (see images for details) and is in now in a fresh mylar sleeve for protection. Binding is strong and stable. (case) Dust jacket present. View more info

Image for The Beasts of Tarzan - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

The Beasts of Tarzan - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: nd

Seller ID: 2027

Condition: Good


Grosset & Dunlap’s “Madison Square” series (cheaply produced WWII-era reprints). Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover is good with heavily yellowed leaves, foxing on the edges of the textblock, and corner wear. The dust jacket is poor with chipping, tears, and light stains (see images for details) and is in now in a fresh mylar sleeve for protection. Binding is strong and stable. (case) Dust jacket present. View more info

Image for The Son of Tarzan - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

The Son of Tarzan - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: nd

Seller ID: 2029

Condition: Good


Grosset & Dunlap’s “Madison Square” series (cheaply produced WWII-era reprints). Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover is good with heavily yellowed leaves, foxing on the edges of the textblock, and corner bumping. There is light sun fading on the head of the spine. The dust jacket is poor with heavy chipping, tears and light stains (see images for details) and is in now in a fresh mylar sleeve for protection. (case) Dust jacket present. View more info

Image for Tarzan of the Apes - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

Tarzan of the Apes - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: nd

Seller ID: 2030

Condition: Good


Grosset & Dunlap’s “Madison Square” series (cheaply produced WWII-era reprints). Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover is good with heavily yellowed leaves, foxing on the edges of the textblock, and corner wear. There is light sun fading on the head of the spine. The dust jacket is poor with heavy chipping, a piece missing from the head of the spine panel, tears and light stains (see images for details) and is in now in a fresh mylar sleeve for protection. (case) Dust jacket present. View more info

Image for Tarzan and the Golden Lion - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

Tarzan and the Golden Lion - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: nd

Seller ID: 2031

Condition: Good


Grosset & Dunlap’s “Madison Square” series (cheaply produced WWII-era reprints). Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover is good with heavily yellowed leaves, foxing on the edges of the textblock, and corner wear. The dust jacket is poor with chipping, tears and light stains (see images for details) and is in now in a fresh mylar sleeve for protection. (case) Dust jacket present. View more info

Image for Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: nd

Seller ID: 2032

Condition: Good


Grosset & Dunlap’s “Madison Square” series (cheaply produced WWII-era reprints). Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover is good with heavily yellowed leaves, foxing on the edges of the textblock, and corner wear. The dust jacket is poor with chipping, an old ape repair on the bottom edge of the front panel and front flap, tears and light stains (see images for details) and is in now in a fresh mylar sleeve for protection. Binding is strong and stable. (case) Dust jacket present. View more info

Image for Tarzan Lord of the Jungle - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

Tarzan Lord of the Jungle - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: nd

Seller ID: 2033

Condition: Good


Grosset & Dunlap’s “Madison Square” series (cheaply produced WWII-era reprints). Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover is good with heavily yellowed leaves, foxing on the edges of the textblock and on the endpapers, and corner wear. The dust jacket is poor with chipping, tears and light stains (see images for details) and is in now in a fresh mylar sleeve for protection. Binding is strong and stable. (case) Dust jacket present. View more info

Image for Tarzan and the Ant Men - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

Tarzan and the Ant Men - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: nd

Seller ID: 2034

Condition: Good


Grosset & Dunlap’s “Madison Square” series (cheaply produced WWII-era reprints). Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover is good with heavily yellowed leaves, foxing on the edges of the textblock and on the endpapers, and corner wear. The dust jacket is poor with chipping, tears and light stains (see images for details) and is in now in a fresh mylar sleeve for protection. Binding is strong and stable. (case) Dust jacket present. View more info

Image for Tarzan the Untamed - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

Tarzan the Untamed - Madison Square Edition with Dust Jacket

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: nd

Seller ID: 2035

Condition: Good


Grosset & Dunlap’s “Madison Square” series (cheaply produced WWII-era reprints). Hardcover with dust jacket. Hardcover is good with heavily yellowed leaves, foxing on the edges of the textblock, corner wear, and fading at the head of the spine. The dust jacket is poor with chipping, tears, light stains, and large sections torn from the front panel and head of spine (see images for details), and is in now in a fresh mylar sleeve for protection. Binding is strong and stable. (case) Dust jacket present. View more info

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Aucassin and Nicolete

By: Child, Harold, trans., editor; Anne Anderson, illustrator

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Black: 1911

Seller ID: 1329

Condition: Very Good


Child, Harold, trans., editor; Anne Anderson, illustrator. Aucassin and Nicolete. London: Adam and Charles Black, 1911. Hardcover, cream cloth with gilt spine and cover titles within ornate brown and blue decorations, top edge gilt, 19.5 by 25.5 cm, xliii 131 pp., six color illus. by Anderson. Light bumping and wear at corners and head and tail of the spine, rubbing and a few small bubbles in the cloth on the back cover; light foxing throughout with a 1916 gift inscription on the front pastedown. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, IL... View more info