Very nice green cloth binding with black design of leaves on the front, and gilt title on front and spine. Pull-out biographical pages. 2 full photographic portraits, the frontis, a portrait of Whitman in old age with a facsimile autograph.559pp. Top edge is gilt. Bright and clean hardback. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Leaves of Grass. Including a Facsimile ...
Publisher: David McKay, Philadelphia
Publication Date: 1900
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st. Thus.
Book Description David McKay, Philadelphia, 1900. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Original dark green cloth boards with black and gilt decorated cover and spine. Top edge gilt. With tissue-guarded photo frontispiece of Whitman. A very good copy missing the front blank flyleaf and with prior owner's name dated Phil. 1927. Bookseller Inventory # 35662
Book Description David McKay, Philadelphia, 1900. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. 1st thus. Full green stamped cloth with gilt lettering front and spine, VG. Prior owner's name inked on front endpaper, otherwise unmarked. Facsimile of the first edition. 526pp., index, photographs and foldout facsimiles of Whitman's notes and writings. Size: 8vo - 8" - 9" Tall. Bookseller Inventory # 23571
Book Description David McKay. Washington Square, Philadelphia. 1900., 1900. Book Condition: Good+/no dust jacket. First thus. Dark green cloth binding, gilt titles on the front, gilt titles and decoration on the spine. Decorated title page. The bottom of the book has been damp at some time, there is evidence of damp on the lower portion of the front board. Light damp staining on the bottom edge of the pages with a little crinkling of the paper, otherwise internally very clean and tightly bound. The front free endpaper has been stuck down and the frontispiece/half title page has been removed, the book starts with the title page. Light wear to the corners, top and bottom of the spine. Excellent reference material for students of Whitman. size:21 x 14 cms. Good+/no dust jacket 567 pages. Bookseller Inventory # P3106
Book Description Philadelphia, David McKay, 1900, XI pp. + 516 pp. Ilustrado. Portada impresa con tipos de caligrafía manuscrita. Facsímil de la fotografía de WHITMAN dedicada al editor. Insertas en el libro, varias páginas desplegables en papel de seda, siendo facsímiles del original manuscrito de la autobiografía. Estupenda encuadernación tela de editor con decoraciones doradas y dibujos pintados en negro. Cabeza dorada. Edición de anchos márgenes conservando las barbas naturales. Se incluyen en notas al pié las variaciones del texto con anteriores ediciones. Excelente ejemplar de una notable edición. Muy escaso. 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 3007
Book Description David McKay Company Inc, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1900. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. Easily removable pencil notes inside front cover. Name/date taped to second page. No other marks or inscriptions and no creasing to covers. Very clean pages with unmarked clear gilt lettering and black on green cloth boards, slight fading to gilt of spine lettering, well rubbed spine ends, slight loosening of front hinge caused by missing front end paper and very minor rubbing to corners. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. At the front of the book is the facsimile hand-written autobiography on three fold-out pages of fine paper. One page badly torn. 563pp. Comprehensive volume covering Whitman's work. Tissue-guarded frontispiece of the author. We do not use stock photos, the picture displayed is of the actual book for sale. Every one of our books is in stock in the UK ready for immediate delivery. Size: 8.25 x 5.75 inches. Bookseller Inventory # 016925
Book Description Philadelphia (1900): David McKay, 1900. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Photograph of Whitman; Facsimile Manuscript Autobiography (illustrator). Green Cloth. Very Good +. 516 pp. Copyright 1900, no later date in book. Annotated with variant text from all publications of his poems; index at rear; publisher's note indicates there are a few omissions for reasons beyond his control. Unusually, covers are exceptionally clean and unfaded, spine unfaded and all gilt bright. Slight signs of wear at top and bottom of spine and at tips, with a few points of fraying. Gilt along top of pages is a little tarnished; hinges are cracked; two pages partially darkened as from an inserted newspaper clipping. . Bookseller Inventory # 11351
Book Description Philadelphia, David McKay, 1900. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. Complete and in fine condition, 567 pages and the portrait frontis. Bound publisher's full green cloth, deckled edges with a gilt top. Art nouveau design on front panel with title in gilt and on the spine. Gilt faded but no too badly. Bookseller Inventory # N236