New York: The Mysterious Press, 1988. First Edition. Octavo; pp 202; G/G; green/black spine with red/yellow/white text; dust jacket has slight soiling to exterior; sun darkened flaps; mylar wraps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed with a doodle by author;.
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Prague: Ceskoslovensky episovatel, 1955. first edition. small octavo in pale green cloth with black illustration and DJ; VG/VG-; spine ivory and black with black letters; DJ discolored with open tears on top; front board bending upward; beautiful colored and black and white drawings throughout; paper and text clean; pp. 275; this book is in SLOVAKIAN.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print (faded), spotting, wear to corners, wear and tears to spine caps, worn bottom edges and spine edges; Text block has front endpapers torn along hinge, spine break at rear flyleaf, folded map attached to inside of rear flyleaf, top portion of plate facing page 26 torn off, name in ink on front flyleaf, spotting to endpapers and some pages, owner embossed stamp on rear flyleaf, vendor label on rear pastedown; xix, 188 pages, illustrated with b&w plates, folded map.
London, Great Britain: Book Club Associates, 1981. UK Edition. Qto. VG/VG. dark black glossy DJ spine with mild orange main titling and full author follows in ivory. fully illustrated jacket front/rear, with minimal wear; jacket under clear protective cover. olive clothbound HB, gold stamped characters, boards basically neat. above average condition for exterior, and within unmarked textblock features b/w photos, drawings, maps and more. no marks, outer edges clear. negligible toning to fep/ffep. 256 pp.
Washington, DC: National Geographic Society, 2002. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Black spine with orange text: DJ is in mylar sheath, clean with minimal shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean, light edgewear, slight bump to front lower corner, binding solid: Textblock is clean, front free page signed by the author: First Edition: 275 pp.
London: The Alpine Club, 1970. Octavo; G/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black/grey illustration with black print; DJ has small portion of top edge torn away, tears along top and bottom edges, stains, soiling; Boards are in green cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, mild shelfwear, cocked spine; Text block has slight spotting to endpapers, slight age-toning to paper; 356 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
Cambridge: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1963. First American Edition. Octavo; VG/G-Hardcover; sunned spine with blue and beige image of sky and sand and black text; Heavy shelf wear and age to dust jacket, fraying along sides and edges, minor spotting marks to surfaces,chipping to corners and around spine of jacket; Moderate age and wear to boards spotting marks along spine, binding solid but intact, ivory toned pages; Foxing along text block exterior, darkened text block head, otherwise text block clean; 199 pp.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, Publishers, 1930. 10mo; pp 388; G/G-; dark yellow pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket shows modest wear to exterior; minor chips to edges; mylar wrap; cloth has some soiling to exterior; slight sunnned spine; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; previous bookshop's embossed stamp to ffep; interior clean; deckled edges;.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 2005. First U.S. Edition. Octavo; pp 335; VG/VG; sunned beige spine with red and black text; full title: Flashman on the March from the Flashman Papers, 1867-8; dust jacket shows very little wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth clean; strong boards; text block clean; deckled fore edge;.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1984. First U.S. Edition. Octavo; pp 405; G/G; ivory pictorial spine with red and green text; dust jacket shows lightly sunned to exterior; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has slight soiling to exterior; text block has some shelf wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; slightly cocked spine;.
New York: Hurst & Co., Publishers, 1888. First Thus. 12mo; pp 101; G/no-DJ; navy blue spine with gilt text; mild rubbing to exterior; decorative embossed borders and decorations to spine and front; light rubbing to spine edges; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; interior slightly toned; mild cracking to front gutter; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece;.
New York: Free Press, 2003. Octavo; G/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with black and white print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with dark blue paper to spine and light blue paper to boards, silver print, slight surface tear on rear, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight, mild age-toning to paper; Signed in ink by author Hillary on the title page; 341 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1946. Octavo; pp 431; G/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; cloth shows moderate shelf wear to exterior; some soiling to exterior; black titles with illustration to paper label to front; light sunning to spine; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; some foxing to title and facing pages; pictorial endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; illustrated; good binding;.
London: Blackie and Son Ltd., 1855. Octavo; G+; Hardcover; Leather bound; Raised bands and gilt designed spine with faded text; Boards have age tone with discoloration to the top exteriors and slight rubbing to the corners and edges; End papers and limited pages have minor foxing otherwise text block is clean; 424p.
New York: William Morrow & Company, 1970. Octavo; G+/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black and blue print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright; Boards in blue paper and white cloth with black print, mild wear to spine caps, mildly cocked spine; Text block has name in ink on front endpapers, spotting to top edge, else clean and tight; xii, 240 pages, illustrated (color plates).
Chicago: A.C. McClurg and Company, 1893. Octavo; pp 361; Good; red spine with black text; no jacket; cloth has slight wear to exterior; few spots to front; mild rubbing to spine edges; slightly cocked spine; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; deckled fore edge;.
Boston: Dana Estes & Company, Publishers, 1912. 12mo; pp 285; G-/no-DJ; light gray spine with red text; cloth has noticeable wear to exterior, mostly to spine; some wear to edges; lightly frayed corners; text block has age toned exterior edges; cracking to gutters; light foxing to endpapers; frontispiece; light toning to interior.
Somersworth: New Hampshire Publishing Company, 1971. Revised Edition. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Sunned cream spine with light gold text; Moderate shelf wear and age to dust jacket, slight fading and rubbing along surfaces, fading at corners, price clipped at flap, jacket now protected in mylar cover; Boards are strong and clean, gilt design on front; Binding solid, inscribed by author on title page; Text block clean, 292 pp; Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 71-151178.
Boston: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co., 1903. First Edition. 12mo; pp 306; Good; grayish blue pictorial spine with gilt and black text; no jacket; cloth has modest soiling to exterior; slightly sunned spine; mild wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; slightly cocked spine;.
Boston: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co., 1909. 10mo; pp 287; Good; mocha brown pictorial spine with gilt and black text; no jacket; cloth shows slight shelf wear to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior lightly toned; illustrated;.
Boston: Lothop, Lee & Shepard Co., 1902. 12mo; pp 312; Good; red pictorial spine with gilt and black text; no jacket; cloth has modest wear to exterior; slightly sunned spine; mild wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding;.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1955. Octavo; First Printing; G/Poor; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black and red print; DJ has large areas torn away, soiling/smudging; Boards in grey paper and green cloth with silver and gold print, worn, exposed corners, wear to spine caps, smudging/soiling; Text block has yellow top edge, spotting/stains to endpapers, clean text; xxviii, 354 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1952. First U.S. Edition. 12mo; pp 377; G/Fair; dark orange spine with ivory and black text; dust jacket has some chipping to edges; price clipped flap; mylar wraps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows age toning to exterior edges; deckled fore edge.
London: Victor Gollancz, 1966. Octavo; Second Impression; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with orange and black print; DJ spine faded, smudging, edgewear, tear to bottom of front flap fold, small tears at spine caps and along front top edge, creasing along front bottom edge; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild bump to front bottom right corner, fading at spine head, slight smudging on spine; Textblock has spotting on all edges and endpapers, spotting near top edge of some pages, name in ink on front endpapers, embossed owner stamp on rear endpapers; 207 pages, frontispiece (port.), 30 pages of plates, illustrated.
New York Literary Guild, 1930. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, cream with blue print; Boards in cream cloth with green print, soiling, smudging, mild warping, spotting to rear; Text block has mild spotting on edges, tanning/spotting to endpapers, bookplate on front endpapers, clean text; xi, 281 pages, illustrated.
New York: Random House, 1986. First edition. Octavo. Good+ in VG dust jacket. Black spine with white lettering. Slight crease to front flap of the dust jacket. Slight rubbing to the rear dust jacket panel. Small discoloration or printer error near the bottom of the front cover toward the spine. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by the author on the front free end paper, "Feb 87 For Liz- Best wishes- yrs M.Salz." 211pp.
New York; Chicago; San Francisco: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1967. First Edition. Octavo; vg/vg; dj, glossy black spine with red and gray text; dj, moderate shelf wear; tape repair along head edge; HB, blue cloth spine with green text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; binding, tight; text block, clean; toning starts; spotting to head edge; 184pp.
London: Jonathan Cape Ltd, 1926. First edition. Octavo; pp 416; G/no-DJ; Sunned brown spine with gilt text; cloth has green exterior, chipping to spine edges, wear to corners, tear to spine toward head edges; text block shows slight darkening to exterior edges, sticker to front pastedown, cracking to hinges at binding; interior clean;.
Wilmington, Delaware: The Middle Atlantic Press, 1984. US Edition. tall 8vo. VG / - no DJ. light tan wrappers spine with uppercase gold accented capitals between brown author and tiny brown capitals. tan map of land showing the states of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey and New York coastal area. full gilt uppercase lettering for title is left justified in the upper left corner; further subtitling in gold/black with author at the bottom. superficial wear to front softcover, much brown text fills the rear softcover. foxing heavy along head-edge, mildly on fore-edge and tail-edge. 164 pp. ISBN# 0912608161.
Berlin: Volksverband der Bucherfreunde Wegweiser-Verlag G.m.b.H., 1932. 12mo; VG/no-DJ; Brown spine with gold text; Boards have slightly rubbed exterior panels with minor edge wear, otherwise sturdy and intact; Text block shows slight foxing on exterior edges with tight binding; pp 383. German language.
USA: The Bobbs-Merrill Company Publishers, 1948. First Edition. small 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. red clothbound HB with small stamped capitals for tilting centered beneath head and at foot. b/w decoratively illustrated fep/ffep. prior owner name on half-title page. softly ivory textblock without marks, outer edges fine. 318 pp.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, Publishers, 1941. 12mo; VG-/G+; Black & beige spine with white text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has small tear at edges with other minor edge wear, exterior is slightly sunned with light wear showing on rear due to age and lightly stamped writing on front flap, but otherwise clean and intact; Cloth shows lightly sunned edges and slight rubbing on exterior however panels are sturdy and intact; Text block has lightly age toned exterior edges with slightly bent head fore edges of first few pages, but text pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 305.
Paris: Librairie Larousse, 1956. Quarto; good/fair-; dj, illustrated spine with black text; dj, shelf wear, chipping; open and closed tears; front cover intact, but torn away from rest of dust jacket; HB, black spine with faded gold text; boards, moderate shelf wear and bumping; illustrated endpapers; text block, clean; numerous black-and-white and color illustrations; 476pp. --TEXT IN FRENCH.
Philadelphia; New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1942. First Edition. Octavo; good/good-; dj, illustrated black spine with yellow text; dj, shelf wear, scuffing, stains, chipping and flaking; folds are glued to endpapers; HB, green cloth spine with black text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; endpapers, browned at the hinges; text block, toning lightly; 346pp.
Munchen: Objektiv Verlag, 1986. First English language edition. Square quarto. Very good in good dust jacket. Purple spine with blue lettering. Translated to English from the German by P.J. Blumenthal. Slight rubbing to dust jacket panels. Covers, binding, book block edges, and pages all very good. 122pp.
North Pomfret, Vermont: David & Charles Publishers Limited, 1982. US Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG+. bright yellow DJ spine, with black titling and neat tip/tail. color graphic fills adjacent jacket front. sturdy dark blue boards, sharp corned and in solid shape. tightly bound, just perused or scanned interior, no marks and features b/w glossy illustrations and maps with text details. head-edge is peppered with faint specks, interior unaffected.252 pp. ISBN# 0715382446.