London: Kegan Paul International in association with International Institute for Asian Studies, 1997. Octavo; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, orange and black with white print; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards in black cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 696 pages, illustrated (b&w).
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1962. First Edition. 8vo., 158 pp., VG/VG; green DJ with black lettering; mild wear to DJ: mild rubbing to spine (lettering clear and legible), slight superficial material loss to head, tail, and hinges of spine; mild age-toning to covers mostly to back cover (lettering clear and legible), some small closed tears to edges; price uncut "$4.95" to front flap, crossed out in pencil, white sticker to the left with a revised price of "$1.00," DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, green lettering to gray cloth spine, blue paper boards; mild wear to boards: fading to edges; faded green top, age-toning/mild wear to text-block; frontispiece, black-and-white glossy photograph of Meir; pub. 1962, no mention of further printings; shelved Case 5.
London: Henry Colburn, 1814. Octavos, 2 volumes; Poor; 3/4 bound in brown leather, marbled boards; paneled spines, one compartment with burgundy label, one with an ex-library sticker, label on volume 1 has been lost; severe wear and rubbing to boards and binding; gutter visible on ffep of volume 1, with front board and spine detached from text block, but attached to rear board at hinge, volume 2 nearly detached in a similar manner, but still held together; ex-library, with usual stamps, bookplates, and stickers; volume 2 lacking front endpapers, all pages after 486;.
London: Grey Walls Press, 1952. Octavo; G+ Hardcover; Faded Red spine with Gold text; Boards strong, sunning to spine, some edgewear, moderate shelfwear, otherwise clean; Textblock has age toning, sticker on front pastedown, staining to front and rear endpapers, beginning to separate along gutter between pages 16 and 17, some brown and black spots on forward and rear pages, small closed tears on pages 127 and 129, bending to top corner of page 127; 256 pp.
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. Limited Edition (667/1500). Quarto, 172 pages; VG; fully bound in gray cloth, spine and front cover have black lettering; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; pages clear; illustrated; contains a loose lithograph; signed by the author on the limitation page; shelved Limited Editions Club.
London: 1676. First Edition, Second Issue. 12mo, 234 pages; VG; bound in later full brown calf, paneled spine, one compartment with red label and gilt lettering, others with gilt tooling; gilt triple-ruled boards, gilt double-ruled board edges, gilt dentelle roll; top compartment on spine restored, cover reattached; bound by Bedford; top edge of text block gilt, others uncut; ex-library, with stamp on title page and on front and rear blank; *2, A-K12; Second issue, with frieze face (or Medusa) woodcut on title page. The second issue is also sometimes called the second edition. The first issue (or first edition) has a fruit instead of a face.; JG consignment; shelved case 0;.
London: 1676. First Edition, Second Issue. 12mo, 234 pages; VG; bound in later full burnt orange calf, paneled spine, one compartment with gilt lettering, others plain; double-ruled blind boards; bookplate on the front pastedown of the Wickenheiser Milton Library; *2, A-I12, K10, lacking the final blank leaves K11 and K12; Second issue, with frieze face (or Medusa) woodcut on title page. The second issue is also sometimes called the second edition. The first issue (or first edition) has a fruit instead of a face.; JG consignment; shelved case 0;.
London: 1676. First Edition, Second Issue. 12mo, 234 pages; VG; bound in contemporary vellum, faded paneling and lettering to spine; name written on ffep; *2, A-I12; K10, lacking final blank leaves K11 and K12; Second issue, with frieze face (or Medusa) woodcut on title page. The second issue is also sometimes called the second edition. The first issue (or first edition) has a fruit instead of a face.; JG consignment; shelved case 0;.
Lipsiae & Francofurti: Sumptibus Jo. Caspari Mayeri, 1690. First German Edition. 12mo., , 292 pages; VG-; 3/4 bound in tan leather, beige paper boards; paneled spine with blind-stamped title; ex-library, with a library binding with call number on tail of spine, stamp to both sides of title page; slight age-toning to interior; front hinge slightly loosened; text in Latin; First Edition published in Germany; JG consignment; shelved case 0.
Lipsiae & Francofurti; Utopiae: Sumptibus Jo. Caspari Mayeri, 1690; . First German Edition; Later Edition. 12mo., , 292 pages, , 223 pages; VG; bound in vellum, faded lettering to spine; mild wear and rubbing; ink writing to ffep, second rear endpaper; separate title page for Epistolae, published in Utopiae 1672; text in Latin; First Edition of Literae Nomine published in Germany; JG consignment; shelved case 0.
London: Faber and Faber, 1950. Octavo; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, pink with black print; DJ has small tears to spine ends and flap fold corners, mild stain to front, slight soiling; Boards in yellow cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, mild smudging to front, bump to spine head; Text block clean and tight; 263 pages.
London: Faber & Faber, 1937. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, cocked spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps, stains, shelfwear; Text block has spotting to edges, tanning and spotting to endpapers, intermittent spine breaks, light amount of foxing within; x, 290 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1899. Octavo, 419 pages; G; quarter bound in beige cloth, spine has black lettering; binding has wear along the top and bottom edges, has bumping and fraying on the fore edge corners, spine has heavy wear along the sides and discoloration; boards have mild rubbing; pages have age toning; shelved case 10.
London: Henry G. Bohn, 1848,1849,1854,1860,1861, Mixed Editions. 10mo; G/no-DJ; 3/4 dark green and brown leather spines with gilt text and decorations to spines; 5 volumes: The Autobiography of Goethe-Truth and Poetry: From My Own Life, vols. 1 & 2, pp 520 & 544; Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship, pp 570; Dramatic Works of Goethe, pp 504; Novels and Tales, pp 504; marbled boards have some wear spines, some rubbing and fraying to boards, moderate wear to edges; marbled text blocks have light wear to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplates to front pastedowns; frontispieces with tissue guards; marbled endpapers; interiors clean.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1978. Octavo; pp 269; G-/Fair; beige spine with blue text; dust jacket has several chips to edges; exterior shows some foxing toward edges; slight toning to flaps; mylar wraps; cloth has slightly rubbed corners; mild toning to edges; lightly sunned spine; text block has some underlining, mostly toward front of text pages; lightly foxed exterior edges; illustrated;.
New York: Viking, 1990. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, red with black print; DJ has small surface tears, edgewear, shelfwear; Boards in green cloth with red print, clean and strong; Text block has slight spotting to edges, owner embossed stamp on title pages, else clean and tight; x, 326 pages, frontispiece (color).
Dar es Salaam: Oxford University Press, 1973. Reprinted edition; signed. Octavo in dark green hardcovers with gold letters on spine; VG; boards show some soiling and slight shelf wear; no DJ available; President's Nyerere's dedication to Senator Richard R. Clark and signature on ffep; frontispiece and centerfold photographs; paper and text clean; pp. 366; contains 70 speeches; shelved in Case # 5.
Hartford: Silas Andrus, 1829. Second English Edition. 32mo; Fair-/no-DJ; hardcover; brown spine, gild text; boards strong, significant shelfwear, general edgewear, separation from spine, significant foxing on interior, pencil mark on interior; text block age toned, soiling throughout, foxing throughout, former owner's signature penned on first page, tearing on first page, penciling on rear page, marker on exterior fore edge; Second English Edition; vi, 283pp.
Lawrence, KS: University of Kansas Press, 1966. Octavo; good/good-; dj, sunned-to-tan spine with black text; dj, age-toned; chipping; several small closed tears; HB, light green cloth spine with black text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; toning at the edges; text block, clean; spotting at the edges; 295pp. Post card written by the editor, laid-in.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1968. First Edition. Octavo; pp 555; VG/G; green spine with ivory, yellow and black text; odd volume; dust jacket has lightly sunned exterior; some rubbing wear to edges; price clipped front flap; cloth shows quite light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece;.
Glasgow: William Collins, 1838. Octavo, cxii, 49-450 pages; VG-; bound in full black leather, paneled spine with burgundy label and gilt lettering; rubbing and shelfwear to boards, spine; mild foxing, more severe towards endpapers; frontispiece, with more severe foxing, some mild water damage; text in English; shelved case 10.
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1906. Small Octavo; pp 148; G-/no-DJ; 3/4 bound brown spine with gilt text and rules to spine; green leather framing blue marbled boards; slight sunning to spine and around exterior edges; edges shows moderate wear to edges; noticeable wear to joints; text block shows age toning to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; top edge gilt; interior clean; marbled endpapers; small sticker to front pastedown;.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1941. First edition, first printing. Octavo. Fair with no dust jacket. Dark blue spine with faded lettering. Book spine cocked. Small bookplate to front pastedown. Owner signature to front free end paper. Binding loose at the hinges. Age-toning to pages. Moderate offsetting and slight foxing to free end paper and pastedown. Text of pages generally free of markings. 348pp.
London: Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer, 1866. Small quarto; G-/no-DJ; Dark green spine with gilt text set into black & gilt designs; cloth has moderate wear along spine edges; rear gutter head edge is torn & fraying appox. 2 inches; fore edges are heavily rubbed & fraying; text pages have exterior gilt -edged exterior; some few pages toward front are loose, but still present; pp 240. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Methuen & Co., Ltd., 1973. reprint. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with blue text; Covers have shelf wear such as rubbing and scratches on panels with moderately rubbed corners & edges, and lightly age toned rear; Text block shows wear due to handling mostly on exterior edges, and tear at tail edges of first few pages, otherwise text pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 291.
London: The Scolar Press Limited, 1970. Facsimile of 1711 edition; Octavo; VG/VG-; Hardcover with dust jacket; Blue spine with black text; Dust jacket is discolored to the spine, and has minor tears to the corners and edges; Boards, with the exception of slight bumping to the tips are clean with solid binding; Front free end-paper has an inscription of the previous owner, text block is clean; 43p.
Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1976. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Yellow spine with black text; Dust jacket has mylar covering with slightly sunned exterior and minor edge wear; Cloth has minor smudge on front and slight edge wear, otherwise have intact, clean and strong panels; Previous owner's name on ffep; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to age and handling, overall pages are intact and binding is tight; pp 89.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1935. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, vii 407 pages; VG/G-; spine green with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$3.75'; dust jacket is missing the top two inches from the head of the spine, chipping to tail of spine, upper edge of rear cover, corners, mild chipping elsewhere; interior clean; lower fore corner of text block has minor scuffing; AM consignment; shelved case 12.
Romania: Institutul European, 1997. Romanian Printing. small 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. slim pale gray spine and softcovers. small black titles upon spine with two medium gray bands that extend across across both front and rear panels. edgewear is light with some fine line wrinkles to spine.interior is clear, lightly handling and without marks or writing. volume is SCARCE. 254 pp. ISBN# 9735860805.
Boston: A. Williams & Co., 1871. 12mo; pp 121; G-; brownish tan spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has slight wear to exterior; sunned spine; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; some toning to endpapers; slight defect to gutter at pp 9-11;.
Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1910. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; green and tan spine with black text; cover has rubbing, age toning, staining on front, edgewear, writing on spine, spine slightly shaken; textblock has age toning, edgewear, ex library materials on front pastedown and back endpaper, writing on front endpaper, markings mostly in pencil throughout, some sporadic staining, all text is clear; pp 184.
Hildesheim: George Olms Verlag, 1971. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in blue cloth, black label with gilt lettering; both volumes' boards have general shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners; both volumes' text blocks clean; volume 1 boards bumping on rear head fore edge, light soiling on front; volume 2 boards bowed, open tear on spine head edge; 2 volumes.
New York: Vienna House, 1972. Large Octavo; VG/VG-; Hardcover with dust jacket; Black spine with a photograph and white text; Dust jacket has minor shelf-edge; with minor tears to top edge and discoloring to the rear; Boards, save limited sunning to the edges but are sturdy and clean; save minor marks and scratches to the edges, text block is clean; 434p.