Sampson, Low, Marston, Low, and Searle, 1875. Hardcover. "Written by the magician Alcofribas and translated from the Sogdian by Alfred Assollant." Over 100 humourous illustrations by Yan' Dargent. Decorative covers worn. Spine cocked. Owner's name written on front endpaper.More
The Harvard Lampoon Society, 1909. Soft cover. Cover is heavily worn and faded, title is almost illegible. Cover is discolored and bears numerous creases, wrinkles, and breaks. Front hinge cracked. Inside pages are lightly soiled. Book is fragile but contents are easy to read and well-bound.More
Cider Mill Press, 2012. Hard cover. Goofy parody book in which George the straight monkey goes on a bi-curious adventure. Not for kids, not educational.
Jacket has light shelf wear, some imprint marks and a small tear/rip on the back panel. Cover has some of the same imprint marks but..... More
Berger-Levrault, 1919. Soft cover. Drawer 1. Cover is slightly faded/discolored and has a few small soil spots. Edges and corners are worn and lightly creased by shelf/handling.
Inside pages are aged but clean and unmarked.More
H. Fishlove & Co., 1939. Hard cover. An old prank book.
Book called "Living Arithmetic" has a sticker placed over the cover to make the book appear to be "How to Clean Up on Horses." The book has been hollowed out to create a book safe. Inside the safe..... More
H. Fishlove & Co., 1939. Hard cover. Old prank book.
A book titled "Still in the Draft" with a big sticker on the front cover to make it appear to be a book titled "How to Clean Up on Horses." The inside of the book has been hollowed out to..... More
Cupples and Leon Co., 1932. Hard cover. Edges of cover are heavily shelf-worn. Cover is lightly faded and soiled, but color is still relatively vibrant and fully legible. Back hinge is cracked and front hinge is starting. Inside pages are aged but clean and unmarked.More
Running Press, 2014. Hard cover. Jacket is worn along edges. Crease line around top edge of jacket front cover. Half inch tear from top edge of jacket between jacket front cover and front jacket flap. One inch tear through jacket back cover, not affecting legibility. Top corner of back cover..... More
Random House, 1939. Dr. Seuss. Hardcover. First printing, with a mostly intact dust jacket. Dust jacket is worn and chipped and missing 2/3 of the spine. Cover have some shelfwear and a bit of darkening along the edges.More
The Punch Office, 1848. John Leech. Hardcover. 2 volumes, rebound. With 10 colored etchings and 120 woodcuts by John Leech. Covers worn. Corner of marbled endpaper torn off. Name written on first blank page. A few pages foxed. Name written on blank page. Small bookplate inside front covers.More
Humbug, 1958. Soft cover. Drawer 1. Digest-sized humor magazine's Christmas issue. Cover is worn and faded, with some stains/foxing. Some chipping/breaks at edges, with two small missing patches on the back cover. Inside pages are aged but clean and unmarked.More