Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior, 1993. Quarto: VG/no-DJ paperback: White spine with black text: Covers are mostly clean with 2 rectangular shaped brown outlines on back, origin unclear, light shelfwear: Textblock is clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: Book is part of the National Parks Service Reading List series: 142 pp.
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London and New York: Mechanical Engineering Publications Limited, 1977. Large Octavo; pp 840; G/no-DJ; navy spine with gilt text; cloth shows light soiling to exterior; slight sunning to spine; strong boards; text block has some foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1936. Limited Edition. 4to., unpaginated; VG-; spine red tape, bound in tan cloth with black geese on boards; red tape used to repair spine, covers entire spine and small part of front board; of a limited edition of 1050 numbered copies for america, of which 1000 are for sale, this copy is number 290; INSCRIBED on limitation page; plates clear of age marks, a few fingerprint smudges present on other pages; mild shelfwear and bumping; shelved alcove 1.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1980. Two folio volumes. Blue cloth, illustrated dust jackets, publisher's slipcase. With 537 watercolor drawings and 43 engravings. VG/VG. Volumes clean and tight, no markings. Dust jackets slightly worn at extremities, small chips at corners. Slipcase worn at extremities. Heavy set, will require extra shipping. Shelve by Front Door.
University of Toronto Press, 1937. Octavo; G+; Hardcover without DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, bumped and worn corners and spine caps, some spotting and scratching, rippled top edge of front; Textblock endpapers tearing at hinges, pencil notations on front endpapers, text clean; each section separately paged, includes leaves of plates (some folded), 5 folded charts inserted in rear pocket.
Toronto: McClelland & Stewart Limited Publishers, 1938. Octavo. VG/Good DJ. Grey-beige spine with red text/title; dj has chipped edges and is age-toned with some small tears (less than an inch); dj has protective mylar covering and is price-clipped at the corners of the inside flaps; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; deckled fore-edge; textblock is age-toned but mostly clean with some pencil writing on one page. Pp. 209.
Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001. Dutch Printing. thick Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. vibrant blue leatherette with a fine grain to the HB spine and the adjacent panels. stamped silver titling between thin silver decorative stripes at tip and tail. two small nicks to front board, pushed in spine ends and gently abraded corners. VOLUME 1 ONLY! chapters filled with color and b/w figures printed among the text on semi-glossy stock. thick volume, slightly graying on fore-edge and tail, otherwise a solid copy with no interior writing or marks. out-of-print. 960 pp. ISBN# 0792371941.
La Crosse, Wisconsin: The Sumac Press, 1952. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 90 pages; VG; Spine is dark blue with gilt lettering; spine has minor discoloration due to sun exposure; binding has shelf-wear along the top and bottom edges, minor detachment at the top and bottom of the spine, and minor bumping on the bottom fore edge corners; inscribed by McDiarmid on ffep; ephemera relating to the Norwegian Explorers group loose within; shelved case 13.
Glen Rock: Fireball, 1978. Firs Editio. Octavo; VG/VG-; yellow spine, black text; jacket has age toning, bumping on the head and tail of spine, two closed tears on the front head edge, staining on front, unclipped; boards have light bumping on the head and tail of spine, light staining on the spine and front/back exterior boards; textblock has light staining on the top edge; interior pages clean; pp 266.
New York: Frederick Fell, 1949. Octavo; First printing; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with white print; DJ in mylar, edgewear, mild shelfwear; Boards in red cloth with gold print on black banner, cocked spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has slight spotting to edges, light peripheral tanning to endpapers, clean text; 314 pages.
London: Oxford University Press, 1969. First Edtion. Quarto; VG/G+; Pale blue spine with dark blue lettering; #424JPH; Jacket is torn (1/2") at the spine crown and tail, spine is lightly faded, corners have some small tears; Boards are clean and straight; Binding is tight; Some spotting to outer edge of text block, owner's pressure stamp on front free end paper, interior is clean; 20 plates, 86 pp.
London: Spink and Son LTD, 1971. First Edition. Quarto; VG/VG-; Pale blue spine with dark blue lettering; #424JPH; Jacket is faded at the spine and outer edges and shows general edge wear; Boards are straight and strong; Binding is tight; Owner's pressure stamp to front free end paper; Text block is clean; 17 plates 87 pages.
Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1933. Quarto; VG hardcover; Green spine with gilded text; Boards strong w/some edge wear (corners and spine edges lightly frayed, edges have a few small indents, back board's lower left corner has tiny chip), boards have some light rubbing on surfaces and edges, spine has tiny scuff, back board has small bump on right side, pastedowns age toned, binding strong; Textblock age toned, interior clean; 93 pp. text, 47 pp. plates.
Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1935. Large, thin octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Green spine with gilded text; Boards strong, boards have some rubbing and edge wear, corners small chips, pastedowns age toned, binding strong; Textblock age toned, interior clean; 47 pp. text, 12 pp. plates, several fold-out maps in rear.
Paris: d'Auguste Delalain, 1819. Quatorzieme edition. 16mo; good/none; brown cloth spine with no text; quarter-bound w/brown and white mottled boards; new professional binding; ex libris, signature, opp. title-page; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 192 pp.; fore-edge, deckle; tail-edge, some corners restored; else very good; ---TEXT IN FRENCH.
Wilton: Morehouse-Barlow Co., Inc., 1981. Octavo; VG/VG-; Tan spine with white text; Dust jacket has small closed tear at tail front edge and a small tear at head fore edge with other general edge wear but otherwise intact; Cloth has very lightly sunned spine with just minor edge wear and strong, intact boards; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges with tight binding and unmarked pages; pp 272.
Braunschweig: Friedr. Vieweg & Sohn, 1921. First Edition. 8vo., paged 132-139; VG-; white cover with black print, penciled notation at top, mild smudging along spine and bottom edge, bumped corners with slight tears at spine, slight spotting; back has blue library stamp at bottom left, slight spotting, some smudging and creases; interior clean with clean text; text in German; "Zeitschrift fur Physik, Sonderabdruck Band 6, Heft 2."
New York: Derrydale Press, 1939. Limited [295/1250]. Octavo; vg+/none; yellow cloth spine with gilt lettering on blue label; quarter-bound w/blue cloth boards and gilt lettering; ex libris, signature; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 245 pp.; illus., frontispiece and 45 photos; light general toning; else very good.
Adele, South Australia: Speciality Printers Pty, Ltd., 1971. First. Octavo; VG-/VG-with plastic cover; Spine is white with light olive photo and red text; text on spine is deeply faded. DJ has some light shelf wear including curling of DJ on right front and rear. Edges are fine but text block has some age yellowing; book is unmarked; pp. 309. This is a quite rare account of Australian commando operations in New Guinea during World War II. It is well llustrated with photos and maps. Author was chaplain for the Commandos.
Columbia, MO: University of Missouri Press, 1988. First Edition. Quarto: VG-/G: Black, white and gray spine with no text: DJ has significant rubbing, general shelfwear, sticker on front saying "autographed", 4 inch closed tear along spine that was attempted to be fixed with tape: Boards are strong with rubbing to edges, some light dust, spine is solid: Textblock has mild age toning to perimeter of pages else clean, half title page inscribed by the photographer: First Edition: 104 pp.
Ann Arbor, Michigan: The University of Michigan Pres, 1968. US Edition. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. sunned HB cloth spine, appears gray with bold white uppercase title, between navy author and partially rubbed off navy publisher. sunning extends in bands across upper front and rear boards. prior owner name/date on right fep. clear and neatly cornered textblock. head-edge is tinted black, fore-edge and tail end. DJ spine orientation is shifted to the right slightly. as is. 302 pp.
Boulder, CO: Colorado Associated University Press, 1973. First Edition presumed. Hardcover Medium Octavo; VG-/VG; DJ shows notable ware, rubbing, chipping and creasing on edges, rubbing and chipping on corners, edge length crease along fore-edge of front cover,closed tear on top right corner of front cover, foxing along covers and spine combined with age toning and light soiling, these issues can be found in parts of inner DJ as well; Boards are clean; Text block is age toned, some foxing on head edge, otherwise clean; pp 614.
London: Robert Theobald, 1855. 12mo; Fair+/no-DJ; Dark brown spine with gold text set on a red circle; Boards have cocked spine with slightly rubbrd & scratched exterior with moderate wear at edges, front & rear panels are taped down at hinges on interior pastedowns; Text block has darkened due to age with light foxing toward first & last few pages, previous owner's name on ffep, front end paper cracking from title page at hinge; All conditions are noted and are 'as is'; pp 351.
London: The Bodley Head, 1962. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; dust jacket w/protective sleeve, spine red & orange w/black txt, slight indentation at joints, minor shelf wear; boards firm, clean; binding separated from head band, otherwise strong; pages have very little wear, aging, in excellent condition. 219pp.
Munchen: Hugo Schmdt Verlag, 1920. Limited 354/500. Quarto; vg/none; red cloth spine with gilt title on black label; three-quarters bound with gray marbled boards; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 140 pp.; illus., 73 B&W plates, with tissue guards; medium toning; board edges, chipping and wear; else very good; ---TEXT IN GERMAN; ----FICTION.
Clinton, NY: Editors Literary Monthly, 1873. Pamphlet [6x8]; pp ; Fair/paperback; dark yellow spine without text; covers have mild wear to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; illustrated NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 2, in Netdesk office.
London: The Hakluyt Society, 1996. First edition. Octavo; VG+/VG; Blue and light green with blue and white text; DJ hss shelfware and white discoloration on front and blue discoloration on back; Boards slightly bumped on bottom spine but are strong, clean, corners good; Textblock has erratum slip included, clean, binding strong; 336 pp.
London: Chapman and Hall, 1981-1982. Second edition. Octavo; 2 volumes; Second edition; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with brown print; DJs have edgewear, tears at top of spine, vol. 2 has tear to rear fore edge, mild shelfwear; Boards black cloth (vol. 1) and orange cloth (vol. 2) with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text blocks, vol. 1 has bump and smudge to bottom edge else both have clean text, slight age-toning to paper; CONTENTS: Volume I, Malt and Sweet Wort — Volume II, Hopped Wort and Beer; 2 vols. (x, 914 pages), illustrated (b&w).
Potsdam: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft Athenaion M.B.H. Small Quarto; VG/ no-DJ; off-white spine, gold text, moderate creasing; Boards strong,light surface scratches, moderate fraying on outer edges; Textblock clean, some age toning and shelfwear; pp 354. Text is in German. Shelf: Arts- Baroque Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.
London: Bunhill Publications, 1956. First Edition Thus, Second Printing. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; light blue staple-bound booklet; cover has age toning, two-inch closed tear at front tail edge; textblock has age toning, slight edgewear, otherwise clean; pp 73. SHELVED IN ANNEX C ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.
The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1975. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in light blue cloth, gilt lettering; boards have slight bowing, significant shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on front, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, fraying on front head edge, interiors slightly age toned, light tearing on front pastedown, pen mark on front end paper, erased penciling on rear pastedown; text block age toned, soiling on pages vi vii and 1, soiling on exterior head and fore edges; volume 5 only; vii, 212pp.
New York: Nick Lyons Books, 1986. first edition. Small Quarto; VG/G+; Reddish brown spine with blue & white text; Dust jacket has slightly sunned and lightly rubbed exterior with small tear at front head edge; Boards are clean with strong & intact panels; Text block has clean pages and tight binding; pp 210. Shelved next to front desk.
New York: Nick Lyons Books, 1979. first edition. Small Quarto; VG-/G; Black spine with white text; Dust jacket has slightly sunned and lightly rubbed exterior, otherwise intact; Boards have lightly sunned head edge, however panels are clean with strong; Text block has clean pages and tight binding; pp 207. Shelved next to front desk.