Modern First Editions
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London, Melbourne & Toronto: Heinemann, 1958. 1st edition (Advance copy intended for review). 233, [1 (blank)] pp. 8" x 5-1/4". Green cloth binding, gilt stamped lettering to spine. Blue color pictorial DJ. Includes note from Messrs. William Heinemann asking for the book to be considered for a review...
Chapel Hill: Algonquin Books, 1991. 1st edition. , 290, [2 (blank)] pp. 7-1/4" x 5-1/4". Quarter-bound teal cloth spine (silver printed lettering) over light green paper covered boards. White color pictorial DJ.
New York & London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1903. 1st edition (Smith C-263). , 388 pp. Frontis + 7 inserted plates. 7-5/8" x 5-1/8". Maroon cloth binding, white & sage printed lettering and design to spine and cover. Onionskin wrapper.
14 St. James's Place, London: Collins, 1946. 1st edition. 256 pp. 7-7/8" x 5-1/4". Scant. Salmon colored flexible cloth boards, gilt stamped lettering to spine. Color patterned DJ.
New York: Random House, (1986). 1st edition. , 743, [1 (blank)] pp. 8vo. Hardback. Dust jacket.
New York: The Vixen Press, (1955). 1st edition. , 183, [2 (blank)] pp. 8-1/4" x 5-1/2". Black cloth binding with yellow lettering printed to spine. Orange, black & white illustrated DJ with black lettering to spine.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1936). 1st US edition. , 249, [2 (blank)] pp. 8-1/4" x 5-1/4". Blue cloth binding with silver stamped lettering to spine. Beige color illustrated DJ.
New York: Cosmopolitan, 1928. 1st US edition (cf. Bleiler, p. 213; Locke, p. 235; Reginald 15657 for the 1927 UK edition). 395, [3 (blank) pp. Crown 8vo. Blue cloth binding with pale gree lettering. Blue green patterned paper eps. Pale green topstain. Dust jacket. "Science fiction disaster story in which.....
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1960. 1st printing. , 351, [2 (blank)] pp. Many intratextual b/w & color illustrations. 8-3/8" x 6-3/8". Quarter-bound navy cloth spine with gilt stamped lettering. Purple paper wrapped illustrated boards. Color illustrated endpapers. Red top stain. Color illustrated DJ.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 2007. 1st edition. xv, 174, [1 (blank)] pp. Intratextual images. 7-1/2" x 5-1/4". Blue cloth binding with silver stamped lettering to spine. Printed DJ with grey and white lettering printed to spine and covers.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982. 1st edition. , 303,  pp. 8vo. Brown cloth spine with orange-colored paper-wrapped boards. Pale green topstain. Dust jacket.
New York: Doubleday & Co., 1961. 1st edition. SIGNED By The AUTHOR. , 311,  pp. B/W illustrations. 8vo. 8-1/2" x 5-3/4". Black cloth binding with red and gilt stamped lettering to spine and cover. Dust jacket.