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Berryville: Blue Ridge Press, 1949. Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Green spine with gilt text; Cloth has slight shelf wear such as lightly rubbed edges, and slightly scratched & sunned exterior but overall intact with strong panels; Text block shows slightly age toned exterior edges with foxing and light foxing on first few pages also, but otherwise clean pages and tight binding; pp 443. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Huntington Press, 1930. Limited Edition. 8vo., 240pp.; VG; spine faded red cloth with gilt lettering; housed in a VG gray slipcase, some shelfwear, but sturdy; top edge of text block red and gilt; interior clean; of a limited edition of 990 copies, this is number 294; shelved easton press or alcove.
New York: Random House, 1976. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine gold with black print; DJ clean and bright, mild creases at spine caps, small closed tear on rear lower edge; Boards in yellow paper and red cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight; 273 pages.
Chicago: Aldine Publishing Company, 1966. Second printing. Large octavo; pp 666; VG-/G; sun faded ivory spine with green text; dust jacket has minor edge wear, slight sunning and wear to exterior; cloth shows light sunning to spine and head edge; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name stamped to title page, interior clean;.
Hindhead, Surrey: Saiga Publishing Co., 1981. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, light blue with black print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright but for slight smudging to mylar on rear and vendor price label on inside front flap; Boards in green cloth and gold print, clean and strong; Textblock clean but for yellowing to rear endpapers; x, 206 pages, illustrated (some color).
New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1935. Large Octavo; pp 355; G/no-DJ; sunned orange spine with black text; cloth shows some soiling to exterior; strong boards; minor frays to corners; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated; interior lightly toned; inscribed by E.G. Huey with a doodle to ffep;.
New York: The Viking Press, 1978. First Edition. Oblong large octavo; pp 60; G-/Fair; dark tan spine with black text; dust jacket slight wear to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; cloth has light wear to exterior; slightly splayed boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., Publishers, 1978. Octavo; pp 465; G/Fair; ivory spine with brown text; dust jacket shows moderate wear to exterior; tape mends to spine head edge; minor chips to edges; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; ex-library with pouch to front pastedown; interior clean.
Toronto: Summerhill Press, 1986. Quarto: G+/G+: Brownish red spine with yellow text: DJ has some soiling, scuff marks, general shelfwear, chipping at corners. 1 inch closed tear at upper corner on back, sticker on inside front flap: Boards have some soiling, general shelfwear: Textblock has staining and foxing, half title page has large gift inscription to a previous owner in black marker, signed by one of the artists, pages are otherwise clean: 192 pp.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1979. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Dark green spine with gilt text; Ex-library with pouch residue on first page, and stamp & writings on text tail edge, title page and dedication page; Dust jacket has slightly sunned spine with sticker towards tail edge, small tear at head spine edge, and minor wear otherwise; Cloth has slightly sunned edges with otherwise are strong and intact panels; Text block shows slight shelf wear & light age toning due to age and handling with tight binding; pp 18; pp 264.
Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama, 1962. Octavo; VG/VG; White spine with black text; DJ has slight rubbing to corners, moderate surface scuffing; Boards strong, minor rubbing to corners; Textblock clean; 591pp. [Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1973. First Edition. Quarto; pp 370; VG-/no-DJ; lightly sunned green spine with gilt text; beige slipcase with some sunning and light soiling to exterior; some wear to edges; cloth has very light sun fading to exterior; gilt illustration to front; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated; arts - American; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: Byron Preiss, 2001. First Edition. First Edition; Inscribed; Quarto; VG+/VG; Spine is green with black text; DJ has general signs of shelf wear, cover design is clear, Brodart cover over DJ; Boards have minimal edge wear, some dust, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has minimal signs of handling, content is clear, binding is strong; pp 80; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
London: The Royal Institute of Chemistry of Great Britain and Ireland, 1943. First Edition. 8vo, 31 pages, illustrated; G+; blue cover with black print, peripheral tanning, mild smudging and spotting, mild bumps to upper and lower outside corners, back cover has slight creasing along spine edge; clean interior but for light spotting.
Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1924. First Edition. Octavo, 752 pages; G-; fully bound in blue cloth, spine has gilt lettering; binding has heavy wear along the top and bottom edges, with fraying at the top and bottom of the spine, has bumping and fraying on the fore edge corners, has moderate detachment on the inner front hinge; pages have minor age toning; illustrated with color and black-and-white plates; contains two large fold-out diagrams; shelved animals.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1964 . First Edition Thus. thin 8vo., unpaginated, VG/VG-; pictorial DJ, spine white (age-toned tan) with black and red lettering; minimal shelfwear to DJ, mild age-toning to covers (more so to spine); rubbing to spine with very slight material loss, very slightly affects second "the" in title (lettering legible); price uncut "$3.50" to top right-hand corner of front flap, all four corners of flaps slightly clipped; DJ protected by mylar; golden yellow cloth boards, black lettering to spine, pink illustration to front board; minimal wear to boards save for minor scratch to top edge of front board; slight cocking to spine, no shelf lean, binding strong; interior virtually pristine; contains numerous full-color and two-wash illustrations by Erdoes; pub. 1964, "This fable was written by Joyce in 1936 as a letter to his grandson Stevie," originally published in LETTERS OF JAMES JOYCE [edited by Stuart Gilbert, pub. 1957] stated to copyright page; 2 pp. frontispiece that includes title page; LP consignment; shelved Case 2, Dupont.
Osaka: Hoikusha, 1967. First English Language Edition. Octavo: VG/Fair: White spine with black text: DJ has considerable shelfwear, multiple chips and small to 1.5 inch closed tears, tape, sticker residue on tail of spine, 2 inch open tear at back bottom corner, age toning: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing mainly to tail of spine and corners, slight bump to upper corner and head of spine: Textblock has some age toning, front free page has previous owner's name and a date. pages otherwise clean: 135 pp.
Boulder Junction, Wisconsin: Aardvark Publications, Inc., 1986. Third Printing. Small quarto; pp 184; G+/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; cloth has slight rubbing to exterior, mild rubbing to edges; light sunning to spine; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; clipped corner of ffep; slight writing to ffep; interior clean.
New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1938. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, cream, illustrated, black print; DJ has tears at spine ends and flap corners, small tears to bottom and top edges, shelfwear, peripheral fading; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, cocked spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has owner bookplate on front pastedown, slight tanning to endpapers, blue-tinted top edge, clean text; 198 pages, illustrated (b&w).
London: William Pickering, 1835. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Brown spine with gold text on green bars; 2 Volumes; Rare; Boards have slightly sunned exterior with tears on spines, v. 1 has partially missing head spine edge, both volumes show rubbed spine edges with light peeling of top layer at corners, otherwise panels are sturdy; Text blocks have age toned slightly due to age with slight foxing of first & last few pages, v. 1 has detaching of front panel and outer spine layer and both volumes have cracking at hinges, previous owner's book plate on front pastedown, otherwise pages are still intact; Conditions are noted and are 'as is'; pp 947.
Upper Saddle River, NJ: Literature House/Gregg Press, 1970. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 234; G/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; originally published in 1844, this was reprinted in 1970; ex-library with stamps, pouch and writing to endpapers; ex-library stamp to title page; volume one, this volume only; cloth has slight wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Minnetonka, MN: NorthWord Press, 1996. Quarto: VG/no-DJ paperback: Blue spine with black text: Covers are clean with light general shelfwear, some curling and fraying to corners: Textblock is clean, half title page is inscribed by the photographers to a previous owner, pages otherwise clean: 173 pp.
New York: Knopf, 1947. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G+; Tan spine with black text; DJ has moderate edgewear, spine sunned; Boards strong, moderate rubbing to corners/spine, few light scratches on front board; Textblock shows some faint discoloration/staining on front/rear end papers (and pasteboards), faint staining edges of few pages in middle section; 271pp.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, Inc., 1925. Octavo; pp 342; VG-/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; cloth shows slight sunning to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; slight wear to boards; text block has moderate toning to exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; previous owner's name to half title and title pages; cracking to binding at introduction page; light toning to interior; illustrated with 9 plates and 19 figures.
New York: Creative Age Press, Inc., 1947. Small Octavo; pp 172; G/G-; brownish-yellow spine with black text; dust jacket has moderate sunning to spine; some chipping to corners and edges; rubbing to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows sunned spine and board edges; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; light toning to page edges.
Alaska: Alaska Sea Grant College Program, 1995. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Thick orange spine with black and white text. Boards have general shelf wear, light rubbing on edges, bumping to bottom corners, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has foxing on top edges, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 825.
New York & London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1923. First. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Blue spine with gold text; Front cover is cracked at hinge; Pencil and ink markings on front free endpaper; Boards have shelfwear, frayed at top and bottom of spine and rubbing at edges; Spine is cocked; Image on front cover is scratched; Textblock has darkened with age; Pages have foxing throughout; pp 401.
Topsfield, MA: Salem House Publishers, 1987. First. Oblong Quarto; VG/VG; Greenish spine with green text; DJ clean with general shelfwear and edgewear, spine sun-faded, top corner of inside cover flap clipped; Boards strong, clean, some sun-fading at tale of spine; Textblock clean, age-toning along edges of text; pp 255.
Boston: The Atlantic Monthly Press, 1985. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Black spine with yellow and pink text; Moderate shelf wear, fraying, chipping along edges and surface rubbing to dust jacket, four inch tear and separation of plastic at tail end of rear jacket; Boards are strong, minor creasing at edges, otherwise clean,binding solid; Text block clean, vivid color photo reprints; 191 pp.
New York: Aperture Foundation, Inc., 1990. Quarto; pp 143; VG-/G; bluish orange spine with pink/white/blue text; dust jacket has some rubbing to exterior; minor chips to corners; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; lightly bumped fore corner; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; slight ink to half title page; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; interior clean.
Ithaca, New York: James Law, F.R.D.V.S. [Published by the Author), 1910. Third Edition, Revised to Date [Vol. I], Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged [Vol. II, III, IV]. 8vos. VG-/ - no DJ. fading red clothbound volumes, stamped with tiny gilt capitals, each volume sunned upon main red cloth spine, between puckered and pushed in fabric at tip and worn tail. exposure and shelving show on main boards also, each volume is framed on front/rear boards, blind-stamped twice. panel edges are roughened, especially bottom edges and abraded corners. Vol. I - IV have neat ivory, no markings to endsheets. blank page prior to title page has ink name of previous owner. dust soiling and fading to much of exterior panels. all joints intact, as are all the smoothed over hinges. the interior is a basic ivory throughout, clear with no markings, margins likewise. outer edges for this set are smooth and tanned, age toning shows as dull yellowing, the head-edge is dull, discolored and murky gray. FOUR VOLUME SET, MISSING VOLUME FIVE. as is. each volume separately paginated: Vol. I : 559 pp., Vol II: 595 pp., Vol III : 611 pp., Vol. IV : 718 pp.
London: Collins, 1977. Quarto; G-/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with white and black print; DJ has tears to top edge, taped tears on bottom edge, slight creasing to rear, mild shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight fading to top edge; Text block has shaken binding, spine break at page 176, else clean; 272 pages, chiefly illustrations (color plates).
New York: Viking Press, 1944. First Edition, Presumed First Printing. 8vo., 128 pp., VG-/VG-; yellow and green pictorial DJ, red lettering to spine, yellow lettering to front cover; age-toning to spine, lettering faded yet legible; rubbing/chipping/closed tears to edges of DJ, tear to bottom of fore-edge of back cover, chipping with material loss to top right corner of front cover; price uncut "$2.00" to top right corner of front flap; DJ protected by plastic wrapper; tan cloth boards, dark green lettering to spine, dark green illustration to boards; mild fading to spine (lettering legible), bumping to head and tail of spine, brown discoloration from wear to head of spine; mild wear to boards, occasional minor staining to boards; age-toning to text-block; pictorial endpapers, notations in pencil to top left corner of verso of bfep; mild age-toning to interior, text legible, sepia illustrations clear; pub. 1944, "First published September 1944," no mention of further printings; stated to copyright page; 2 pp. frontispiece that includes title page; shelved Case 14.
USA: Good Earth Publications, 2011. Homestead 3rd Edition. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. glossy sage green wraps spine with bold white uppercase title between smaller black authors and publisher. neat, with minimal exterior wear. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. lightly handled, without interior writing, few illustrations around the text. outer edges clear, this softcover is in above average shape. 312 pp. ISBN# 9780984338207.
Colorado Springs, CO: American Birding Association, Inc., 2001. First edition. Octavo; pp 508; VG-/paperback; White spiral spine without text, red covers; covers have minor wear to edges and corners, light ink to in flap, exterior clean; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges, underlining to pp iii, iv, 3, 293-295, 301-302, 307-308, 312-316, 319-320, 448, 451-453, 459, 463;.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1967. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; cream spine with black and blue text; jacket has protective mylar cover, rubbing, edgewear; boards are strong and clean; textblock has black mark on head edge, gift inscription on second endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 126; signed by author on title page. eb/nd Shelved behind the front desk.
New York: Arno Press, 1969 . Facsimile reprints [including maps]. VOLS. 1-7: 8vos., VG/no DJs; HCs, green cloth boards with gold lettering to spines and front boards; bumping to head and tail of spines, particularly to tail of Vol. 1; mild shelfwear to text-blocks, e.g., age-toning to top edges of text-blocks; frontispieces; VOL. 8: pamphlet with all 54 maps (facsimile reprints) housed in green cloth-covered clam-shell case (moderate shelfwear to case); pamphlet and maps in VG+ condition; second printing of De Voto's introduction [orig. 1953]; shelved above General American History.
Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society, 2001. Quarto; pp 263; VG-/G; black spine with yellow and gray text; ex-library; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; slight peeling to edges, ex-library sticker to rear; mylar wraps under jacket; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; text block has light wear to exterior edges; ex-library stamp to pp 262 and to exterior head edge; small tears to edges of rear pastedown; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Boston and London: Ginn and Company, The Anthenaeum Press, 1902. Octavo; pp 364; G/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text and illustration to spine; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; gilt text and illustration to front; minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; top edge gilt; previous owner's sticker to ffep; slight foxing throughout; illustrated.
New York: Stein and Day, Publishers, 1972. first U.S. edition. Small Quarto; VG-/VG; Dark burgundy spine with white text; Dust jacket has very slightly sunned exterior with minor wear and slight age tone edges & interior, overall clean and intact; Cloth shows minimal shelf wear with strong and sturdy panels; Text block shows slight shelf wear on exterior edges due to age and use with otherwise unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 320.