Philadelphia: Hubbard Publishing Company, 1892. Octavo; G+; Hardcover; Rusty brown spine with brown text; Boards are severely shelf- worn, spine has minor tears to the head and tail, boards also have stains and rubbing, front and rear hinges are separated but boards are not affected; text block is age-toned with severe tan and stains to the interior and exterior; end-papers are lose, pages are legible; 496p.
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Philadelphia: J. M. Stoddart & Company, 1831. Second edition. Set of small octavos in brown leather; VG/G; boards show some soiling and shelf wear with fraying around spines not affecting binding; vol. 3 has front page detached; previous owner's inscription on ffep; bookstore tiny sticker; paer discolored and foxed; text clean; last end page of vol. 2 has a tear; contains numerous engraved illustrations throughout; scarce in three volumes; shelved under counter; please contact us for shipping costs.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1972. First Edition, First Printing. large Octavo, 71 pages; VG-; green and white spine with white lettering; bumping to lower fore corner, mild wear and rubbing to boards; Scribner's 'A' on copyright page; a pictorial guide of Jane Goodall's and Hugo van Lawick's son's, Hugo Eric Louis, first two years.; shelved case 10.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930. New and cheaper edition. Octavo; New and cheaper edition; G-/Poor; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, tan with black print; DJ has tears at all edges, portion torn away at front bottom edge and bottom of spine, stains, smudges, toning to spine, chipping; Boards in yellow cloth with blue print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight staining to rear and to front top edge; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, small stain to front edge, intermittent spine breaks, tanning to endpaper, vendor label on rear pastedown; vii, 106 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
Australia: Surrey, Beaty and Sons Pty Limited, 1989. 2 large quartos in cloth with DJ's. Both VG/VG-. Shelf and edge wear to both DJ's. Small closed tears on ends of DJ spine. Large closed tear on bottom front corner of DJ spine. Both volumes contain black and white charts, illustrations and a few color photos. Both volumes are 130 pages combined. Shelve on front table. DJ spines are gold with black text.
New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2003. Octavo: G-/no-DJ paperback: Green spine with black text: Covers have general shelfwear, age toning, slight fraying to corners, mild chipping to head and tail of spine, original price sticker on back, transference on interior front covers, binding solid: Textblock exterior has some mild age toning, pages have extensive pencil notations mainly confined to margins: 304 pp.
Princeton: Princeton University, 1999. First Edition. Large Octavo; VG/G+; White spine with black text; DJ has moderate wear, 1.5" closed tear on rear side of upper spine; Boards strong, minimal rubbing to corners; Textblock shows 1" faint stain on front end paper, otherwise clean; Binding strong; 888pp. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Reykjavik: Ritsmidjan, 1997. 12mo: G/no-DJ hardcover: Blue spine with white text: Boards are strong and clean, mild shelfwear, slight bump to head of spine, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean, half title page has small notation in ink, pages have extensive underlining in ink, some margin notations, readbility not impacted, end papaers have some glue residue that indictaes publisher glued to pages: English translation: 64 pp.
Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1881. First Edition, First Printing. thin square 8vo., 101 pp., VG-; green cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine, black lettering and gilt illustration to front board; rounding to spine, spine age-toned a slightly darker green than boards (lettering bright and legible), scattered rubbing with slight superficial material loss to front board and turn-ins, small stain towards bottom of hinge to back board, occasional light scratching to boards; boards somewhat shaken, slight shelf lean (still stands), binding intact; pictorial (floral) endpapers, superficial material loss to middle of front paste-down, red and white sticker to top left-hand corner of ffep; dark top, wear and age-toning to text-block; mild age-toning/foxing to interior, text/illustrations clear and legible; contains black and white illustrations by Ledyard; pub. 1881 by the Roberts Brothers stated to title and copyright pages, no mention of further printings to copyright page; "MAMY YTITTLEBACK" misspelled to header of p. 55, indicating a First Printing of the First Edition; frontispiece; shelved Case 14.
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: Oxford University Press, 1946. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G+; blue-green spine, white text; dust jacket has significant edgewear and tearing, rubbing on covers, damp staining, foxing on interior; boards strong, minor edgewear; text block has foxing on first and last pages and along exterior near spine; 84pp.
London: Macgibbon & Lee, 1952. First Edition. Octavo; pp 224; G/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text; cloth has slight wear to exterior; some toning to spine; minor wear to edges; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; some foxing to first and last few pages; frontispiece; previous owner's name to front pastedown.
Philadelphia: Lindsay & Blakiston, 1854. First Edition. Quarto, 300 pages; G-; rebound in modern burgundy cloth, gilt to spine, original light brown crushed morocco boards with gilt-stamped decorations attached to front covers; all edges gilt; marbled endpapers; lacking illuminated additional title page and frontispiece; fore edge of title page and four following pages with tape on the fore edge; some pinger-staining and sparse pencil; illustrated throughout with 10 chromolithographs depicting some of the birds mentioned in the book; shelved case 10.
London: Hurst and Blackett, 1855. First Edition. Octavo, 304, 299 pages; VG; bound in 3/4 calf, marbled boards, newly rebacked with spine preserved, spine with cracking and wear, mild gilt, black label with gilt titling; two volumes bound as one; with tinted lithograph frontispieces; interior clean; PS consignment; shelved case 12.
Gaithersburg, MD: Flower Valley Press, 1994. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 132 pages, VG-/VG-; white DJ, black lettering: overall mild wear to DJ, yellowing/light soiling to covers, "$44.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; black matte cloth boards, white lettering to spine: slight material loss to head and corners; mild denting to edges of boards; light age-toning/wear to text-block; clean and bright green and black illustrated endpapers; interior clean, with numerous full-color plates of Harper's work; INSCRIBED by Harper to verso of ffep and to laid-in Department of the Interior Museum postcard featuring an exhibit of the same name open through February 28, 1998; shelved Case 11.
Ohio: The United States Trotting Association, 1968. Octavo; VG/VG-; Thick Brown spine with white text. DJ has wear, age toned spine, spine head has open tears; Boards have rubbing on edges, tiny tear on spine head, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has light wear on edges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 1054.
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1952. First Edition. 10mo; pp 247; G-/Fair; dark beige spine with black text; dust jacket has chipping to edges and corners; slight age toning to exterior; light soiling to rear; mylar wraps; cloth shows some sunning to exterior; lightly bumped corners; spot to rear; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; illustrated; inscribed to the neurologist and brain researcher, Karl Pribram, 1919-2015, to ffep by author.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1985. Octavo; VG/G; Dustjacket has large pieces of transparent tape across top and bottom edges and on edge of front inside flap--DJ has some small chips and wear at some edges and one tiny chip on fold between front cover and front flap, DJ has short closed tears at top of spine, top right corner of front cover, on right side of front flap, and top edge of back cover, DJ has occasional rubbing and small scuff; Boards strong, pastedowns clean, binding strong; Textblock tail edge has one short line in black marker, interior clean; 287 pp.
New York: Halcyon House, 1932. Reprint. Octavo, 517 pages; VG-/G; spine red and black with white and yellow lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; dust jacket has moderate chipping, primarily to head and tail of spine, some wear to hinges, chipping to upper rear cover and rear flap; newspaper portrait of Hemingway pasted to ffep; top edge of text block red; some glue staining to endpapers from binding; with 82 photographic illustrations ; published in year of first publication; shelved case 2.
Chicago, New York, San Francisco: Rand McNally & Company, 1969. first printing. Octavo; pp 223; VG-/no-DJ; green spine with beige text; cloth is slightly sun faded; minor wear to edges and corners; panels are strong and intact, text block shows light age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's book plate to front pastedown, inscribed and signed newsletter included by the author;.
Chicago, New York, San Francisco: Rand McNally & Company, 1951. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 110; G-/no-DJ; brown spine with gilt text; cloth has slight soiling to exterior; some rubbing wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; cracked front gutter; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
New York, Chicago, San Francisco: Rand McNally & Company, 1947. First Edition. Octavo; pp 173; G/G-; navy spine with blue text; dust jacket has noticeable sunning to exterior; some chips to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has slight toning toward exterior edges; minor wear to edges; lightly sunned spine; strong boards; text block shows lightly toned exterior edges; slight age toning to exterior edges; interior has light toning toward edges; ink to price on front flap; pictorial endpapers; illustrated;.
Chicago, New York, San Francisco: Rand McNally and Company, 1963. Octavo; pp 224; G/G-; yellow spine with red and black text; dust jacket shows chips to spine edges; minor chips to edges; lightly sunned exterior; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has noticeable rubbing to corners; mild wear to exterior; clean; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; illustrated;.
Boston, Columbus, Indianapolis: Pearson Education, Inc., 2014. Fifth Edition. Large Octavo; pp 850; VG-/no-DJ; dark brown pictorial spine with white text; cloth shows only light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; frontispiece; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
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.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1986. Octavo; pp 836; G/paperback; black comb spine without text; originally a paperback book with standard paperback spine binding, modified to plastic comb binding; covers show mild sun darkening to exterior; stiff plastic overlay to front; spine has slight bending; text block has mild shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
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.
New York: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1961. Octavo; VG-/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, gold with black print; DJ in mylar, stray pencil mark and slight tear to rear top edge; Boards in green cloth with black print, clean and strong; Text block has bookplate on front pastedown, light tanning of endpapers, else clean and tight; viii, 152 pages, illustrated (b&w drawings).
Frederiksberg, Denmark: Samfundslitteratur KVL Bogladen, 2002. First Edition. Octavo; pp 250; VG-/paperback; light blue/white pictorial spine with blue text; covers show little wear to exterior; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; intact panels; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
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 condition hardcover; 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.
Hyperion Books for Children, 1991. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, purple with black print; DJ clean and bright; Boards in purple illustrated cloth, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the illustrator on the first preliminary page; unpaged, illustrated (color).
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.
Baltimore: The John Hopkins Press, 1942. First Edition. Large octavo; G+ Hardcover; Light brown spine with rusty brown text and a crest; Boards have moderate stains and foxing but binding is solid. Front free end-paper has an inscription and the signature of the author; Paste downs, end papers and title pages, fore edge have foxing otherwise pages are clean; 583p.
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.].
Philadelphia: T. & J.W. Johnson & Co., 1900. Thick Octavo; pp 800; Fair; yellowish tan spine with gilt text to red and green bars; no jacket; full leather binding; exterior has noticeable scratches to exterior, as is; small chips to corners; slight cracking to front joint, as is; some staining to front boards; possibly rebound; text block has age toning to exterior edges; darkened to edges of first and last few pages; ex-library with some markings inside; light pencil;.
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;.
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.