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Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes: Further Reflections in Natural History.

By Gould, Stephen Jay

W.W. Norton, New York, 1983. First edition.. Very good+/very good+. Owner's name embossed on front free endpaper. Head and heel of spine slightly bent. Dj has a small on back near spine. Otherwise in fine condition.


From Sea to Sea: Letters of Travel (2 volumes)

By Kipling, Rudyard

New York: Doubleday & McClure, 1899. First Edition, First State. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. The books have heavy water damage that has seriously stained and discolored bottom half of boards on both volumes. All pages throughout both books have water stain marks half-way up page at an angle. Spines are untouched and make it loo k like both volumes are in fine shape. Owner's bookplates on front pastedowns. Gift inscription written on front free endpaper of both books. Despite damage both volumes are clean and tight. A good reading set.


Nobody Knows My Name: More Notes of a Native Son

By Baldwin, James

New York: Dial Press, 1961. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. This book records the last months of a major American writer's long self-exile in Europe, his return to America and to Harlem, and his first trip South at the time when the school integration battle was exploding. Red paper boards with black cloth spine. Head/heel of spine bumped. Foxing on endpapers. Page edges slightly yellowed. Dj has chips, tears, and edgewear. In protective jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.