Bindings & Editions

This section includes leather bound books and other specially bound volumes, as well as alternate editions like advanced reading copies, poetry chapbooks, broadsides, miniature books and more! Narrow your results by clicking on one of the subcategories listed to the left side of the page below.

Bindings & Editions Books & Ephemera

Moon Crossing Bridge

Moon Crossing Bridge

by Gallagher, Tess

St. Paul: Graywolf Press, 1992 First edition, stated first printing. Signed by Tess Gallagher directly on the title page. Book in fine condition; dust jacket with light tanning to spine, else fine.
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£52.10
Anaaekta Eaahnika Meizona, Sive Collectanea Graeca Majora, Ad Usum Academicae Juventutis Accommodata Cum Notis Philologicis. Tomus III. [2 parts bound as one]

Anaaekta Eaahnika Meizona, Sive Collectanea Graeca Majora, Ad Usum Academicae Juventutis Accommodata Cum Notis Philologicis. Tomus III. [2 parts bound as one]

by Georgius Dunbar

Londini.: Baldwin, Cradock & Joy..., 1819. First printing. . Hard. Good. 8vo.. Good. Text in Greek and Latin. Full calf. Upper board becoming detached. Covers worn.
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£20.00
Holy Bible : Catholic Reference Edition

Holy Bible : Catholic Reference Edition

Tyndale House Publishers, 2002. Leather Bound. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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£77.18
THE PENNY...LARGE PRINT EDITION

THE PENNY...LARGE PRINT EDITION

by Joyce Meyer; Deborah Bedford

Doubleday, 2007. Hardcover. Good. Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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£6.16
"Salamander, or the Street Fire King," adapted from Mayhew's London Labour  and the London Poor

"Salamander, or the Street Fire King," adapted from Mayhew's London Labour and the London Poor

by Mayhew, Henry; Thomas, Colin (Adaptation); Cleverdon, Douglas (Producer)

n.p.: BBC Third Programme. (1964). First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. Loose sheets held in place by a cotter pin in upper left corner, mimeographed radio script, printed on rectos only, from the estate of Douglas Cleverdon. Near fine. International orders will require an additional shipping charge. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 16 pp .
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£16.03
Nora Was a Nurse

Nora Was a Nurse

by Peggy Gaddis

Leicester: Ulverscroft (F A Thorpe), 1990. Large Print. Pictorial Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Type: Ex-Library Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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£8.00
The Steeper Cliff

The Steeper Cliff

by Davidson, David

U.S.: Bantam 801, 1950. Square solid copy with a thin reading crease along spine on front cover and bright covers show minor wear.. 1st Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good +.
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£4.81
Australia - Journey through a Timeless Land

Australia - Journey through a Timeless Land

by Smith, Roff Martin & Sam Abell

Natl Geographic Society. New with No dust jacket as issued. 1999. Deluxe Edition. Hardcover. 0792275799 . This specific deluxe leatherbound hardback book is in new condition with a hard board cover that has sharp edges and corners and has a tight binding. The pages are clean, crisp, unmarked and uncreased. There is no dust jacket. We package all books in custom cardboard book boxes for shipment and ship daily with tracking numbers.; "Full of National Geographic photography that beautifully... Read more about this item
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£32.06
The Missing Ball of String

The Missing Ball of String

by Robison, Nancy

Champaign, Illinois: Garrard Pub Co. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1977. Hardcover. This book for young readers involves two brothers and a sister searching for a missing ball of string that they just had! It is Spring, and with birds building nests, you never know what will happen! Unpaginated, large print, well illustrated throughout. The covers are a bit lightened at the top and spine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. .
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£7.21
I Remember/Sjecam Se: Writings by Bosnian Women Refugees

I Remember/Sjecam Se: Writings by Bosnian Women Refugees

by Zarkovic Radmila Monjilovic & Fran Peavey (ed.)

San Francisco, California, U.S.A.: Aunt Lute Books, 1996. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First U.S.Edition.. VG Gray hardcover in NO JACKET. SIGNED & inscribed by editor Fran Peavey on FFEP along w/personal gift inscriptionFirst US Edition. Edges scuffed. Binding solid. Pages all clean/unmarked. Solid. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall..
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£13.63
Bonsai

Bonsai

by Walker, Linda

Gifford, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 1/4 leather.Boards are rubbed and marked.Creased.Minor markings.Well bound.[R.K]. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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£12.02
CHRISTOPHER SUPERSTUD

CHRISTOPHER SUPERSTUD

by David, Clif

New York: Ophelia Press, 1972. Paperback. Light shelfwear. Very good. 186pp.From the back cover, "An acting coach can get a lot of fringe benefits. There he is, surrounded by a crowd of girls and boys picked for their beauty. And he the focus of their attention. He'd be a fool not to do something about it. Chris was nobody's fool.." OPH267.
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£28.05
Crossing the Threshold of Hope (Random House Large Print)

Crossing the Threshold of Hope (Random House Large Print)

by Pope John Paul II

Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 238 p. Audience: General/trade.
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£4.81
[LIVRE DE LA CONQUESTE DE LA TOISON D’OR] Hystoria Iasonis Thessaliae Principis de Colchica velleris aurei expeditione : cum figuris aere excusis, Earumque Expositione, versibus. Priscorum Poëtarum. Ab Jacobo Gohorio Parisiensi.

[LIVRE DE LA CONQUESTE DE LA TOISON D’OR] Hystoria Iasonis Thessaliae Principis de Colchica velleris aurei expeditione : cum figuris aere excusis, Earumque Expositione, versibus. Priscorum Poëtarum. Ab Jacobo Gohorio Parisiensi.

by [THIRY, Léonard / GOHORY, Jacques]

Paris, n.n. [Jean de Mauregard], 1563.Small folio [228 x 162 mm] of (4) folded oblong leaves: title, dedicatory epistle to King Charles IX signed by Jehan de Mauregard, and 4 pages of text in Latin by Jacques Gohory, followed by 25 engraved plates (out of 26, n° 19 is missing) in black on double-page, mounted on guards. A few marginal stains, handwritten inscriptions crossed out in the lower margin of 4 plates. The plates are not captioned unlike those of later issues.Full brown calf, blind-stamped... Read more about this item
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£33,785.70
The Annual Register, or a View of the History, Politics, and Literature, for the Year 1807.

The Annual Register, or a View of the History, Politics, and Literature, for the Year 1807.

London, U.K.: W. Otridge and Son, et al, 1809. No dust jacket. Hardcover. Ex-library, with library labelling on front pastedown. Leather-bound inner edges and leading corners. Boards are quite worn and rubbed. Edges of boards are a little damaged. Boards have several surface scratches, marks and abrasions. Leather binding on spine is missing. Leading corners are very worn. Pp. 11-12 has come loose. Relatively minor age-spotting and fading throughout. Hinges are cracked but binding appears relatively... Read more about this item
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£14.16
Men, Women, Vines

Men, Women, Vines

by Parkinson, Thomas

Berkeley: Ark Press, James Harmon, Publisher, 1959. 54p., 6x9 inches, lightly-worn first edition chapbook limited to 450 copies in stapled Gray Stoneridge pictorial wraps with sunning and wear to the spine-fold. Printed at Pinchpenny Press in Albany. San Francisco-born poet and critic who studied in Dublin at the home of Yeats' widow.
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£9.62
NIV Holy Bible, Large Print

NIV Holy Bible, Large Print

by Biblica

Zondervan, 2015. Paperback. Good. Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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£13.99
The Essential Gesture: Writing, Politics and Places

The Essential Gesture: Writing, Politics and Places

by Gordimer, Nadine; Clingman, Stephen (ed.)

New York: Knopf, 1988. First American edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Inscribed by the author to Canadian literary figure Greg Gatenby on the title page. 1988, First American edition. 356 pp. Hardcover. Gatenby's ownership signature appears on the fly leaf, otherwise a Fine, tight, clean copy, in a Fine dust jacket. DJ now housed in a mylar wrap.
Item Price
£64.12
Webster's Ninth New Collegiate Dictionary

Webster's Ninth New Collegiate Dictionary

by Webster, et. al

Collector's Edition. EASTON PRESS books are among the highest quality leather bound books ever produced. Bound in full genuine leather with hubbed spine, accented with 22kt gold lettering and designs, printed on archival paper (acid neutral) with gilded edges, smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. Lustrous silk moire endpapers. A silk page marker is sewn into the binding.
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£29.49
Histoire Abregee de la Reformation des Pais-Bas Traduite du Hollandoise de Gerard Brandt. In Three volumes.

Histoire Abregee de la Reformation des Pais-Bas Traduite du Hollandoise de Gerard Brandt. In Three volumes.

by BRANDT, Gerard:

A La Haye, Pierre Gosse, 1726 1st. Three volumes. Hardback, 6.5 x 4 inches. Mottled polished full calf leather fine bindings, gilt decorations to spines and twin red leather spine labels lettered in gilt. Full red page edging and marbled endpapers. In very good condition. Rubbing to extremities; edges and corners, chips to top ends of spines, and bottom end on vol.1. Surface mark/chip to rear board on vol.2. Bookplates to front endpapers “Fintray House Library.” Pages all very clean, bright... Read more about this item
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£198.00
The Odyssey of Homer. - LEC - 25 Wood engravings by Berry Moser

The Odyssey of Homer. - LEC - 25 Wood engravings by Berry Moser

by HOMER

New York: Limited Editions Club, 1981. Limted Edition of 2000. Hardcover. Very Good. 25 Wood engravings by Berry Moser. New York, Limited Editions Club, 1981. The Odyssey of Homer. Translated by T.E. Shaw. Wood engravings by Berry Moser. Homer: New York, Limited editions Club, 1981. XXI, 300 pp. 28 x 18 cm. Orig. cloth binding. Includes Newsletter. Hardcover, no 1007 of 2000 numbered copies published by The Limited Editions Club, New York, 1981 300 pp. 28 x 18 cm. Translated by T E Shaw (Lawrence of... Read more about this item
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£100.19
Gleanings in Natural History

Gleanings in Natural History

by Jesse, Edward

London: John Murray. Good with no dust jacket. 1870. Hardcover. Ex-Library. Boards worn and faded. The contents leaf and the preface leaf have been transposed when the book was rebound. 3 1/2" x 2" piece missing at top of half title page. 1/4" loss of leather at corners of boards. Some spotting to page egdes. ; viii, 375 pages. Ex-Library. Half calf binding. Five raised bands on spine. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .
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£36.07
THE AMERICAN GUIDE A Source Book and Complete Travel Guide for the United  States

THE AMERICAN GUIDE A Source Book and Complete Travel Guide for the United States

by Alsberg, Henry G

New York: Hastings House. Very Good-. 1949. Hardcover. Front hinge gapping. Bookplate. Light wear to boards; 8vo; 1348 pages .
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£11.42
Renaissance in Carolina 1971-1976: Murfreesboro, North Carolina

Renaissance in Carolina 1971-1976: Murfreesboro, North Carolina

by E. Frank Stephenson Jr

Association Copy which formerly belonged to architectural historian Dell Upton. This Book is Conservatively Graded in Good Condition. The Softcovers have Light Soiling and Light Edgewear but No Tears, Creases, Stains, or Any Major Damage. The Spine is Tanned and Slightly Creased, but the Binding is Strong and Intact. The Interior is Clean and Unmarked with No Writing, Highlighting, or Underlining with the Exception of a Former Owner's Name (noted architectural historian Dell Upton) on the... Read more about this item
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£20.03