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. As the world's largest independent marketplace for new, used and rare books, you always get the best in service and value when you buy from Biblio.co.nz, and all of your purchases are backed by our return guarantee.

Bindings & Editions Books & Ephemera

A Menage a Trois Across the Styx and Other Adventures in Verse

A Menage a Trois Across the Styx and Other Adventures in Verse

by Young, Lt. Col. Sir Frank Popham

San Francisco, California: A M Robertson, 1922. This 50 page booklet is in very good condition for its age. The interior is clean and bright. The author has inscribed, signed and dated on the first blank page. A few spots of ink from his fountain pen bled through to the next page. The flexible leather boards are worn from handling as are the corners and edges. Medium colored leather with the title and author hand written gold across the front. Presumed First Edition with no other printings listed. .... Read more
Item Price
$96.00
Grieveing the Loss of a Loved One: A Devotional Companion, Large Print Edition

Grieveing the Loss of a Loved One: A Devotional Companion, Large Print Edition

by Wunnenberg, Kathe

Grand Rapids, Michigan: Zondervan Publishing House, 2000. Dj has very light edgewear. Light wear. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Item Price
$5.00
Lyrical Ballads

Lyrical Ballads

by Wordsworth, William; Coleridge, Samuel Taylor

London: T. N. Longman And O. Rees. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. FIRST COMPLETE EDITION (comprising the second edition of the first volume, and the first edition, first issue of the second volume). The preferred edition, for the second edition of the first volume contains the first printing of Wordsworth's famous Preface, "the revolutionary manifesto of the romantic poets of the next generation" and perhaps the most influential work of literary theory in the English language... Read more
Item Price
$14,000.00
The Name of the Rose

The Name of the Rose

by Umberto Eco

Warner, New York, 11th paperback printing. Condition: Good, edge and corner wear, creasing along spine, slight bowing, well read book.The year is 1327. Benedictines in a wealthy Italian abbey are suspected of heresy, and Brother William of Baskerville arrives to investigate. When his delicate mission is suddenly overshadowed by seven bizarre deaths, Brother William turns detective. His tools are the logic of Aristotle, the theology of Aquinas, the empirical insights of Roger Bacon—all sharpened to a... Read more
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CA$2.50
The Deserter Troop

The Deserter Troop

by Cummings, Jack

Thorndike Pr. Hardcover. 1560544023 Hardback Thorndike 1992 (no jacket) true large print, light edgewear with a pink line along the bottom edge. . Good.
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$2.99
The Yellow God an Idol of Africa

The Yellow God an Idol of Africa

by H. Rider Haggard

London: Cassell and Company Ltd., 1920. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo format - 7" tall. A leather bound copy of the 1920 reprint of this novel. Bound, in 1924, in a half leather binding with gilt title and decorations to spine. Paper embrowned but complete. Previous owner's name and "Rebound 21/6/24" on early blank before half title on which he has written his name & address. For reasons now unknown he has also written his name and address on the same page as the... Read more
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£25.00
THE CROWD IN THE BEDROOM

THE CROWD IN THE BEDROOM

by Brandtson, Garth

Chatsworth, CA: Brandon Books [Brandon House], 1974. Paperback. Light shelfwear. Very good. 190pp.+ads. Swinging, swapping and more. 6366.
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$12.00
The Wolves and the Lamb (1914)

The Wolves and the Lamb (1914)

by Fletcher, J. S. [Joseph Smith Fletcher]

London: Ward, Lock & Co., 1914. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Illustrated. Original blindstamped green cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Minimal scuffing, foxing, otherwise very good..
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£30.00
Cases Decided in the Court of Session and also in the Court of Justiciary and House of Lords from July 28 1960 to July 19 1961

Cases Decided in the Court of Session and also in the Court of Justiciary and House of Lords from July 28 1960 to July 19 1961

by M. G. Fisher

Oliver & Boyd, 1961. Hardcover. Good. 1961. 396 pages. No dust jacket. Light brown leather boards with gilt lettering. Pages are slightly yellowed with light foxing to text block edge and the endpapers, noticeable dog earing within. Light cracking to the front hinge. Binding is firm with light corner bumping and rubbing around the edges of the marked boards. Spine is sunned with light shelf wear and rubbing.
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£20.00
Native Californians

Native Californians

by Zolkoski, Edwin

Morro Bay, Cal.: Tabula Rasa, 1987. 1st, a miniature of 2.5" square bound in off-white linen with marbled endpapers, near fine. This is #72/400 copies.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Illus. by Carollynn Stalder.
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$40.00
Dead Even  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Dead Even - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Meltzer, Brad

New York: Rob Weisbach Books / William Morrow and Company, Inc.. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1998. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 068815090X . A handsome first edition/first printing in Near Fine condition with cocked spine in alike dust-jacket with light edgewear. SIGNED by author Brad Meltzer directly on the title page; Sara Tate, a Manhattan assistant DA, is about to lose her job. But the case she nabs to secure her professional future is far more... Read more
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$44.00
CHAMBERS'S OBJECT LESSON SHEETS - SNOW AND ICE

CHAMBERS'S OBJECT LESSON SHEETS - SNOW AND ICE

by CHAMBERS [publisher]:

London: W. & R. Chambers. [1897]. Large printed sheet illustrated with 4 black and white wood engravings depicting polar scenes. Measures 73cm by 59cm. Corners with metal rings enabling it to be displayed on a wall. A very good copy with some age related toning and a little wear along the folds, including a couple of minor tears to the edges and two small holes to the central vertical fold. Overall, the sheet is in an excellent state of preservation, the images clean and bright. Originally sold in... Read more
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£120.00
Tarzine: Number 36  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Tarzine: Number 36 - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Ross, Bill (editor)

Oxon Hill, MD: Bill Ross. Fine. July 1985. First Edition; First Printing. Magazine. First edition/first printing in Fine condition; 15 pages .
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$25.00
The Mass Extermination of Jews in German Occupied Poland. Note addressed to the Governments of the United Nations on December 10th, 1942, and other documents

The Mass Extermination of Jews in German Occupied Poland. Note addressed to the Governments of the United Nations on December 10th, 1942, and other documents

by Raczynski, Edward; Republic of Poland, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

London, New York, Melbourne: Hutchinson & Co. on behalf of the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs [Cornwall Press, London], 1943. First edition. Unbound as published. Title printed in red. Staples with minor rust. Otherwise in fine condition.. First edition. Unbound as published. Title printed in red. 16 p. One of the earliest official reports on the Holocaust by Count Edward Raczyński (1891-1993) the Polish Foreign Minister in Exile in London. He based his note on the report of Jan Karski... Read more
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$2,991.20
The History of Pendennis. His Fortunes and Misfortunes, his Friends and his Greatest Enemy

The History of Pendennis. His Fortunes and Misfortunes, his Friends and his Greatest Enemy

by THACKERAY, William Makepeace

London: Bradbury and Evans, 1858.. 8vo. xii, 652 pp. Contemporary tan half calf over matching boards, spine with raised bands, gilt lettered blue label, gilt decoration to the other compartments, endpapers and all edges, marbled, contemporary ownership inscription to the title page. Very good.
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£45.00
Pflanzen und Gebirgsarten von Marienbad, gesammelt und beschrieben von Seiner königlichen Hoheit dem Prinzen Friedrich, Mitregenten von Sachsen (1834 und 1835) und von Sr. Excellenz J. W. von Göthe Grossherzoglich- sächsisch- Weimar'schem wirklichen geheimen Rathe und Staatsminister (1821, 1822, 1823) ergänzt, und mit einem Anhange über die anderen naturhistorischen Verhältnisse des Curortes, herausgegeben von Dr. C. J. Heidler.

Pflanzen und Gebirgsarten von Marienbad, gesammelt und beschrieben von Seiner königlichen Hoheit dem Prinzen Friedrich, Mitregenten von Sachsen (1834 und 1835) und von Sr. Excellenz J. W. von Göthe Grossherzoglich- sächsisch- Weimar'schem wirklichen geheimen Rathe und Staatsminister (1821, 1822, 1823) ergänzt, und mit einem Anhange über die anderen naturhistorischen Verhältnisse des Curortes, herausgegeben von Dr. C. J. Heidler.

by Goethe, J. W. Von and Prinz Friedrich von Sachsen

Prag, Kronberger und Weber, 1837. 8vo (20.5 x 12.3 cm). x, 203 pp., one lithographed frontispiece of the "Friedrichsstein", two hand-coloured plates and maps, viz. "Pyronema marianum Carus" and "Petrographische Charte von Marienbad", two engraved plates, one folded table. Contemporary grained half calf over blind boards. Spine with gilt ornaments and red morocco label with gilt title. Rare mineralogical work by Goethe. Goethe's part "Gang- und Gebirgs-Arten von... Read more
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€1,200.00
London Match  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

London Match - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Deighton, Len

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1985. First Edition; First Printing. 1/4 Cloth. 0394549376 . A bright, attractive first edition/first printing in Fine, seemingly unread condition, in Near Fine, lightly spine-faded dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number on front paste down; .
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$29.00
The Impudent Comedian and Others (1897)

The Impudent Comedian and Others (1897)

by Moore, F. Frankfort [Frank Frankfort Moore]

London: C. Arthur Pearson, 1897. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Illustrated. Original maroon cloth lettered and illustrated in black and gilt. Small chip at head of spine, a little foxing, endpapers browned, very good. Stories of theatrical life centred on real actors and actresses: Nell Gwyn, David Garrick, Peg Woffington, Sarah Siddons etc..
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£35.00
THE KIDNAPPERS

THE KIDNAPPERS

by Ullman, Albert E

New York: Ideal Distributing Company, n.d., [1946]. First paperback edition. Text paper age darkened, some mild edge rubs, a very good to nearly fine copy. (26760). Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. Black Knight 28. Mystery novel.
Item Price
$25.00
The KJV Military Bible: Large Print Compact Edition

The KJV Military Bible: Large Print Compact Edition

by Holman Bible Staff [editor]

Holman Bible Publishers, 2008-01-01. Softcover. New/No Jacket. New in box, sealed copy. KJV King James Version Military Bible in Simulated Leather Green. Large Print (7 point type) Compact Edition. Special presentation, Dedication and Records section for military personnel, Words of Christ in red, The Plan of Salvation, The Pledge of Allegiance, The Star Spangled Banner, Prayers of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard. Core values of the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines. The... Read more
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$11.95
Identity

Identity

by Barnes, Samuel

Bakersfield, CA: Best Western Press, 1981. Hardcover. 260p., signed by the African American author from Bakersfield, very good in a very good dj. A novel that ranges from Africa to a Louisiana plantation.
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$25.00
Caroline's Daughters  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Caroline's Daughters - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Adams, Alice

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1991. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0394568257 . A handsome first edition/first printing in unread Fine condition in Fine dust-jacket; .
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$29.00
On the Wing: To the Edge of the Earth With the Peregrine Falcon

On the Wing: To the Edge of the Earth With the Peregrine Falcon

by Tennant, Alan

New York, USA: Alfred A. Knopf, 2004. Hardcover with pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 686gms, 304 pages. In this book, Alan Tennant, a passionate observer of nature, recounts his effort to radio-track the transcontinental migration of the peregrine falcon - an investigation no one before him had ever taken to such lengths. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket and boards are also in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved... Read more
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AU$27.00
The Brethren

The Brethren

by Bob Woodward & Scott Armstrong

Fair/Good- Normal wear for vintage paperback, slight pulling at first page, see images for wear. Binding is good, no loose pages, no marks.
Item Price
$7.00
MURDER FOR THE BRIDE

MURDER FOR THE BRIDE

by MacDonald, John D

New York: Fawcett Publications, Inc., [1951]. First edition. A good to very good copy. Some darkening to text block, some staining to some of the lettering of front cover title (shows on the verso), light rubbing to edges, spine leaned. (7383). Small octavo, cover art by Barye Phillips, pictorial wrappers. Gold Medal #164. Paperback original. Author's second mystery novel.
Item Price
$45.00