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, and all of your purchases are backed by our return guarantee.

Bindings & Editions Books & Ephemera

Damia

Damia

by McCaffrey, Anne

Ace, 1993. Book. VGF. Soft cover. First Paperback Edition. A VGF copy. An Ace Book. First printing. .
Item Price
$4.58
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

by J. K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets – J. K. Rowling (1999 Hardcover 6th Printing)

ISBN: 0439064864
Copyright 1999, published 1999 by Arthur A. Levine Books / Scholastic Press (NY) as a 6th printing as shown on the copyright page numberline. Dust jacket has $17.95 on the front inside flap, is missing the "Year 2" marking on the spine, fits loosely, and shows wear to include wrinkles, creases, edgewear, shelfwear, and brown spots/stains on the rear of the jacket. Blue diamond boards with green cloth... Read more
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$44.99
SHE TRIED TO BE GOOD

SHE TRIED TO BE GOOD

by Florence Stonebraker

Star Guidance, 1951. Trade Paperback. No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Vintage pulp digest. 128pp., with wraps, and GGA color cover art by Rudy Nappi. Light wear, slight vertical crease to front cover, else a Very Good copy, spine is tight and not cracked or broken. Venus Books No. 133.
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$100.00
The Awkward Embrace: The Creative Artist And The Institution In America,  An Inquiry Based On Interviews With Nine Men Who Have-through Their  Organizations-worked To Influence American Culture  - 1st Edition/1st  Printing

The Awkward Embrace: The Creative Artist And The Institution In America, An Inquiry Based On Interviews With Nine Men Who Have-through Their Organizations-worked To Influence American Culture - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Burns, Joan Simpson

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good- in Good dust jacket. 1975. First Edition; First Printing. 1/4 Cloth. 0394495632 . First edition/first printing in Very Good- condition in about Good, torn and lightly chipped 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 and signature on front paste down. A quite acceptable reading copy; .
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$24.00
Tales From a Sunburnt Country: Volume 1

Tales From a Sunburnt Country: Volume 1

by Cole, Lynn (ed)

Surry Hills, Australia: Reader's Digest (Australia) Pty Limited, 1999. Book. Very Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Pictorial hardcover replicated on pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 600gms, 192 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. This is volume 1 in a 2 volume set. In these two volumes, editors have selected more than 35 of their favourite pictures and places and stories from the great deserts to the humid and bountiful... Read more
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AU$12.00
Jane Freilicher (SIGNED BY JANE FREILICHER)

Jane Freilicher (SIGNED BY JANE FREILICHER)

by Kertess, Klaus; Ashbery, John (intro); Nozkowski, Thomas (note); Freilicher, Jane; [Esten, John]

Abrams, 2004 Hardcover 1st Printing in dust jacket AS NEW, SIGNED by Jane Freilicher with personalized inscription to her friend & neighbor in the Hamptons, John Esten, a voluminous writer on art, architecture & gardening (particularly of the Hamptons) and the longtime art director of Harper's Bazaar in the Vreeland-era, no remainder or other markings; a nice association copy of the definitive monograph of an artist who very rarely signed her publications (dj in mylar protector); sl ob folio;... Read more
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$500.00
HUMANE LIFE: OR, A SECOND PART OF THE ENQUIRY AFTER HAPPINESS

HUMANE LIFE: OR, A SECOND PART OF THE ENQUIRY AFTER HAPPINESS

by Lucas, Richard

London: printed for George Pawlet at the Bible in Chancery-Lane, and Samuel Smith at the Prince's Arms in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1690. Hardcover. Octavo, [8], 252, [4] pages; VG-; Bound by Jon Robbins in full brown diced calf. Spine tanned; lower edges of boards lightly rubbed; scattered damp staining; text block age-toned and slightly foxed; some chipping and wear to edges of text block. Several ownership inscriptions to first two leaves. With a preliminary imprimatur leaf. With two final... Read more
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$150.00
Histoire du Commerce de la France Tome 1 & 2

Histoire du Commerce de la France Tome 1 & 2

by Pigeonneau

Histoire du Commerce de la France Tome 1 & 2 - Pigeonneau (Ex-Library 1885 and 1889 Leather)
Ex Library books. Published in 1885 and 1889 by Librairie Leopold Cerf (Paris); written in French. Half-leather hardcovers with marble boards are worn-through at the corners and hinges. Textblocks have marble top-edges. Wavy textblocks. Ex library books with writing on the spines, stamps on the title pages, content pages, remainder stains on the textblocks near the spine tails, and stickers on the rear free... Read more
Item Price
$199.99
Exiled: An Evolutionary Comedy in Three Acts  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Exiled: An Evolutionary Comedy in Three Acts - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Galsworthy, John

London: Duckworth. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1929. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. A charming first edition/first printing in Fine condition about Fine, ever so slightly spine-sunned dust-wrapper; The play, produced by Leon M. Lion, was first performed at Wyndham's Theatre in London, June 19th, 1929. Dramatist John Galsworthy (1867-1933) won the Nobel Prize for Literature a few months before his passing; 118, [2] pages .
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$34.00
Tea Party And Other Plays  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Tea Party And Other Plays - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Pinter, Harold

London: Methuen & Company. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1967. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. First edition/first Impression in unread Fine condition in alike, ever so slightly rubbed dust-wrapper; Pinter's play, adapted from his own 1964 short story of the same title. The screenplay was first transmitted on BBC Television in March 1965 with Pinter's first wife Vivien Merchant as Wendy, the first stage production was in October 1968 as part of a double bill with Pinter's play... Read more
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$199.00
First Love, Last Rites

First Love, Last Rites

by McEwan, Ian

First edition, first impression (Jonathan Cape, 1975). Signed by the author to the title page.Publisher's original black cloth with lettering to spine in gilt. A fine copy with isolated and faint spotting to edges and front endpaper, in a fine dust jacket with a few spots to verso. A beautiful copy of the author's first book.
Item Price
£800.00
A Handbook for Travellers in Denmark...bound with...Sweden...bound with...Norway [3 Bound Into 1]

A Handbook for Travellers in Denmark...bound with...Sweden...bound with...Norway [3 Bound Into 1]

by Anon

London: John Murray, 1875. Hardback, half-calf, gilt title to spine label. 3 works bound into 1. 114pp; viii, 151pp; xvi, 188pp. WIht folding colour maps. Binding is somewhat rubbed and worn. A little occasional foxing to contents. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown. A decent copy. (a0). Hard Cover. Good.
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£100.00
discover your competitive edge(Chinese Edition)

discover your competitive edge(Chinese Edition)

by LI LING BIN

rolls Publishing Company Pub. Date :2010-03-01. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Paperback. Pages Number: 258 Language: Chinese. Publisher: rolls Publishing Company Pub. Date :2010-03-01. Why good students do not have a way out. a great way to hand. a bad student? Peking University Tsinghua University students can overcome the general student stepped into the IBM; high school students to a million a year. fighting... Read more
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$64.64
Geschichte der Israeliten seit der Zeit der Maccabäer bis auf unsre Tage, nach den Quellen bearbeitet von J. M. Jost; Fünfter Theil [vol. 5]

Geschichte der Israeliten seit der Zeit der Maccabäer bis auf unsre Tage, nach den Quellen bearbeitet von J. M. Jost; Fünfter Theil [vol. 5]

by Jost, Isaak Markus

Berlin: In der Schlesingerschen Buch- und Musikhandlung, 1825. Hardcover. Very Good -. xvi, [4], 367 p.; 20 cm. Contemporary half calf with marbled paper over boards. Six spine compartments between gilt-rolled decoration; red leather label in second compartment with gilt-tooled title; oval green leather label in fourth compartment with gilt-tooled volume number; and gilt-tooled decoration in remaining compartments. All page edges yellow. "Berlin, gedruckt bei Louis Quien." Former... Read more
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$46.00
Nice Types

Nice Types

by RAFF & ARMSTRONG, Anthony

London: Methuen, 1943 Orange cloth titled in blue on spine, vignette on front board, b&w illstns. Very tidy, light foxing in edges and endpapers. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall
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$9.00
The Grifters

The Grifters

by Thompson, Jim

London: Corgi, 1990. Soft cover. Fine. Vintage Paperback. Small 8vo., 223pp. Beautiful First Corgi Printing. Movie tie-in edition with photos of the film actors on the front cover. Square, tight and clean throughout with a hint of edge-wear. Fresh and bright with no creases, chipping or tears. A very pretty collectable copy of an uncommon title in this condition.
Item Price
$20.00
Sight of the Stars

Sight of the Stars

by Plain, Belva

New York, NY: Delacorte Press. Good in Good dust jacket. 2004. Large Print Edition. Hardcover. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 483 pages; LARGE PRINT EDITION Book Tight, Dust Jacket shows little wear of usage Text is clean no markings seen; BX240 .
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$9.26
Paintings in the Uffizi & Pitti Galleries

Paintings in the Uffizi & Pitti Galleries

by Mina Gregori

Paintings in the Uffizi & Pitti Galleries - Mina Gregori (Italian Museums 1994 Hardcover w/ DJ) 1st English Edition
ISBN: 0821220845
Copyright 1994, published by Bulfinch Press (NY); printed in Italy. Stated "First English-language Edition." 648 pages. Approximately 12-inches tall, 10-inches wide, and 3-inches think. Dust jacket has a small tear at the spine tail, scratches, nicks, impressions, and tanning along the edges. Blue hardcovers have spine lean and a slight wave to the textblock likely from... Read more
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$89.99
Greenhouse Plants From Seed

Greenhouse Plants From Seed

by Genders, Roy

Hardcover, Very Good text; library binding. Large Print Edition. Illustrated with B&W photos. Ex-library with markings, card pocket. 173 pages.
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$12.00
St. Nicholas Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks

St. Nicholas Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks

by Mary Mapes Dodge

St. Nicholas Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks Vol. XXXII Part I and II (1904-1905 1/4 Leather) L. Frank Baum Queen Zixi of Ix
Volume XXXII, Part I - November 1904 to April 1905
Volume XXXII, Part II - May 1905 to October 1905
Includes the first appearance of "Queen Zixi of Ix; or The Story of the Magic Cloak" in several monthly releases throughout the two volumes that includes numerous illustrations. This release is known as the serialized version and is the first appearance of the story, which Baum... Read more
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$399.99
Flight from Love

Flight from Love

by Rose Ayling

Leicester: F A Thorpe (Ulverscroft), 1991. Large Print. Trade Paperback. Good/No Jacket. Type: Ex-Library Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
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£10.00
Hugger Mugger  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Hugger Mugger - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Parker, Robert B

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket. 2000. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0399145877 . A handsome first edition/first printing in unread Very Fine condition in Very Fine dust-jacket. Signed by author Robert B. Parker directly on the title page; ; A Spenser Novel .
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$79.00
Inside Hamas: The Untold Story of The Militant Islamic Movement [Signed]

Inside Hamas: The Untold Story of The Militant Islamic Movement [Signed]

by Zaki Chehab

New York: Nation Books, 2007. Very Good/Very Good. New York: Nation Books, 2007. First Edition. Signed "Best Wishes," by Chehab on front free endpaper. Octavo. 244 pages. Photographic dust jacket. Black boards stamped in gilt. Light edgewear to dust jacket with some creasing. Some scuffing to boards. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.
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$45.00
Not Honour More

Not Honour More

by Cary, Joyce

Harper & Brothers. (1955).
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$10.00
Statesman and Saint: Cardinal Wolsey, Sir Thomas More and the Politics of  Henry VIII  - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

Statesman and Saint: Cardinal Wolsey, Sir Thomas More and the Politics of Henry VIII - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

by Ridley, Jasper

New York: The Viking Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1983. 1st US Edition; First Printing. 1/4 Cloth. 0670489050 . A lovely first American edition/first printing in Fine condition with lightly soiled top edge in alike dust jacket; 338 pages .
Item Price
$35.00