Santo Domingo: Ediciones Siboney, 1981. Paperback. 1981. iii, 210p. Original wrapper. 21cm. Text browning. Author's typed address on brown paper taped to first blank. INSCRIBED by Castillo. Spanish text.
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San Salvador: Direccion General de Cultura del Ministerio de Educacion, (1970). 1st ed. Paperback. 33p. Original wrapper. Narrow 20cm. INSCRIBED by Cea. Spanish text.
London: Macmillan, 1896. 1st British ed. frontis (portrait), illustrations, 1 (of 2) folding map in pocket, index, xiv, 535p. Recent quarterbinding. 25cm. Some internal soiling and scattered foxing (substantial on frontis). Lacks one of the folding pocket maps ("General View of East Africa"). "Mudie's Select Library" label on the folding...
New York: 1932-1964. 1st eds. Paperback. 4 vols. frontises, photos, folding map, index (each vol. separately indexed), x, 756, vii, 632, 821, 846p. Wrappers. 25cm. Cover on Part I has some chipping and wear. Part III shaken but holding. Parts II-IV unopened; Part I partially unopened. Part I was INSCRIBED...
La Habana: (1973). Paperback. 74p. Wrapper. 24cm. Text slightly rippled along spine. INSCRIBED by Chaple. Spanish text.
New York: Random House, (c. 1974). 1st ed. Hardcover. 112p. dj. 21cm. SIGNED by Chase-Riboud. Poetry.
Santa Barbara: J. F. Rowny Press, 1966. Hardcover. xii, , -87p. dj. 22cm. INSCRIBED to Chiang Yee by Chaudhuri.
New York: Philosophical Library, (c. 1965). Hardcover. index, viii, 55p. dj. 22cm. Jacket has a couple of chips and a bit of foxing. INSCRIBED to Chiang Yee by Chaudhuri.
New York: Joseph H. Ladd, 1857. Hardcover. viii, 272p. Original cloth. 19cm. Chipping at ends of backstrip. Contents moderately browned. INSCRIBED (but not signed) "Rev. Wm. Roberts with the kindest paternal regards of the Author May 14, 1857 New York."
Ciudad de La Habana: Editorial Gente Nueva, n.d. [ca. 1984?]. 1st hardcover ed. Paperback. color illustrations, unpaged [14p.]. Original wrapper. Oblong 16cm. 5 inked numerals. INSCRIBED by Cherician (as "David"). Spanish text. A children's book.
Ciudad de La Habana: Editorial Letras Cubanas, 1978. Paperback. 38p. Wrapper. 18cm. Minor cover spotting & soil. INSCRIBED by Cherician (as "David"). Spanish text. Poetry.
Ciudad de La Habana: Gente Nueva, (1984). Paperback. [Inscribed by Author] Cherician, David. Uno, dos y tres. Ciudad de La Habana: Gente Nueva, (1984). ills, 38p. Original wrapper. 24cm. INSCRIBED by Cherician (as "David"). Spanish text. A poem for children.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989. 1st Edition. Hardcover. photos, index, xi, 511p. dj. 28cm. Jacket has some soiling and wear but is still sound and reasonably attractive. Corners bumped. INSCRIBED on half-title page ("To Dorothy - Julia Child").
Paris: Guillaumi, 1897. Paperback. xliv, 185p. Wrapper. 19cm. Spine sloped. Cover worn and has some staining. Deckle edges. Minor staining and foxing on some leaves. INSCRIBED ("A Monsieur le Dr. Nordau hommage respectueux de l'auteur..."). French text.
Washington: Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1912. 1st ed. Hardcover. index, (5), 340p. Original cloth. 26cm. Cover scuffed and somewhat worn. Minor fraying at ends of backstrip and at cover corners. No Jacket. INSCRIBED on title-page by Churchill ("To...with the best love of the biggest of her boys"). Carnegie Institution of...
Santiago (Chile): Imprenta Nascimento, 1928. Paperback. 72p. Wrapper. 19cm. Cover chipped at ends of backstrip and along fore-edge. Text browned and rather brittle. INSCRIBED by Cifuentes. Spanish text.
Salem: H. Whipple and Son, 1859. Hardcover. Top half of front cover quite stained. INSCRIBED by Clapp (as "S. F. C."). Poetry.
London: A & C Black, (1955). 1st Edition. Hardcover. frontis, photos, index, xv, 336p. Cloth. dj. 23cm. Jacket presentable but has some chips and tears. INSCRIBED on endpaper by Clarke (as "Mary").
Boston: Christopher Publishing House, (c. 1962). 1st ed. Hardcover. 117p. dj. 20cm. Jacket chipped at head of backstrip and moderately soiled. Small water stain on edge of front panel of jacket (and faintly on front cover of book). A few small brown stains on or near page edges. SIGNED by...
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, (c. 1966). 1st ed. Hardcover. photos, index, xi, 232p. Original cloth. dj. 22cm. Jacket a bit wrinkled at head of backstrip. INSCRIBED by Coates.
Colorado Springs, Colorado: Maize Press, (c. 1984). Paperback. 62p. Original wrapper. 21cm. INSCRIBED (by "Ricardo"). Spanish text. Poetry.
London: Heinemann, (1929). Crown Library Edition. Hardcover. index, xix, 436p. Original green cloth. 22cm. No jacket. INSCRIBED on endpaper by Cochran to Henry Albert Phillips. Bookplate on endpaper identifies another former owner. Pages 414-417 briefly describes his production at the London Pavilion of "Dover Street to Dixie" which featured Florence...
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, (c. 1950). Hardcover. illustrations, 266p. Blue cloth. dj. 22cm. Top fifth of backstrip roughly removed as are adjacent areas of back cover and last several pages. INSCRIBED by Coffin on half-title ("To ... about the best friends my books and I have! With love") beneath which Coffin has...
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merril, (c. 1951). Hardcover. 277p. Original cloth. dj. 22cm. Former owner's name on endpaper. SIGNED by Coffin on first blank leaf ("With best wishes Robert P. Tristram Coffin" beneath which the author appears to have sketched a bird with wings spread).
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merril, (c. 1951). Later printing. Hardcover. illustrations, 277p. Original cloth. dj. 22cm. Former owner's name on endpaper. Jacket backstrip chipped with some foxing on back cover. INSCRIBED by Coffin on first blank leaf with ink author's sketch of a hummingbird with its beak in a Morning Glory.