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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co., {1936}

1st U.S. edition thus, Small quarto, orange cloth, (256) pages. Excellent condition; slight discoloration down spine joints, rear hinge just starting, a little light foxing at plates & pages opposite affecting mostly the margins, otherwise a very nice copy, plates bright & fresh, binding strong. Dust Jacket lightly tanned, price-clipped,... more

Price: $250.00

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1941

1st edition, 8vo. Black cloth with silver titles, 471 pages.This book is in very good shape overall; the binding has a slight bit of fading along top edges of boards & a little freckling down the spine joints, top edge of text block a little dusty, & the hinges have... more

Price: $2,500.00

Chicago: Reilly & Lee, 1913

1st edition, Light green cloth stamped in green, red & yellow, (341) pages, ads + synopsis, full color illustrated endpapers. Good overall; covers edgeworn, spine heavily rubbed (titles gone) and frayed at ends, corners crushed, binding cloth lightly soiled, front cover illustration faded & rubbed, light tide marks at top... more

Price: $250.00

New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1928

Orange cloth with illustrated front cover onlay, 209 pages. This book is in very good shape overall; spine sun-faded, binding very lightly soiled, 2 tiny scratches on front onlay, but otherwise clean & bright internally with a strong binding, color plates bright. Limited edition. No. 222 of 525 copies. Signed... more

Price: $500.00

Charleston, SC: John Hoff, 1810

Full brown leather, 426 + 443 pages. Bindings a little rubbed w/ small wear, spine ends a little worn, corners lightly bumed, small blank spine labels near heads, former owner's name stamps w/ remnants of bookplates on front pastedowns, top edges of both free endpapers trimmed, pages tanned w/ scattered... more

Price: $1,500.00

Harper & Brothers, 1943

4th edition, Green cloth, 443 pages. This book is in good shape overall; covers dulled & rubbed, lightly faded & edgeworn, shaken (hinges soft but holding), textblock edges & endpapers lightly foxed, light musty odor, former owner's name, some light scattered foxing, top corners of pages have a gentle warp,... more

Price: $500.00

J. B. Lippincott Co., 1939

1st edition, Illustrated brown cloth, 351 pages. An excellent copy; binding very lightly faded along edges, top edge of textblock has a very small, faint dampmark, otherwise very tight, clean & bright all around. Dust Jacket unclipped, lightly soiled, lightly edgeworn, two short edge tears tape-repaired on blind side of... more

Price: $275.00

New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co., 1946

1st edition, Burgundy cloth, 464 pages. Very nice; light shelf cock, very small wear at spine ends & corners, textblock edges show some minor soil, endpapers faintly foxed, otherwise clean & tight. Unclipped Dust Jacket edgeworn & lightly soiled, chipping at spine ends & corners, long ragged tear near spine... more

Price: $600.00

New York: Random House, 1951

Limited edition, numbered, 1/2 black cloth over marbled paper-covered boards, 286 pages. Book is in very good condition, with some fading on the edges of the cover, faded to grayish with several small black spots on the spine; colored end papers are slightly faded on the edges; faint water stain... more

Price: $1,375.00

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1938

1st U.S. edition, 1st issue, (Bowing Hobbit on title page), Tan cloth, 310 pages. A very nice copy; spine has a little white spotting, spine ends lightly fraying, a little light smudging on covers which are a little darkened, corners very lightly worn, front hinge a little soft but holding... more

Price: $2,500.00

Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1943

1st ed., so stated on verso of title-page being the true first edition 8vo. Red cloth with gilt titles, 754 pages. The gilt is dulled but still very readable, edges and tips of boards are bumped & rubbed, the cloth on the tiny point of the bottom front cover tip... more

Price: $2,500.00

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