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London: G. Bell and Sons, Ltd., 1913. First Edition. Folio; G/no-DJ; spine green w/gold text, fading, wear and fraying of spine indicative of age, boards firm, library sticker in frt inside cvr as well as stripe of tape, otherwise clean, edges frayed; binding loose at headband & at hinges, still viable, good cond.; pages have aging as well as wear, chipping at text block, but still in good cond. 201pp. Oversized/overweight: may require additional postage for expedited/international orders.
Kowloon; London: Kaiserreich Kunst; The House of Fans Limited, 1982. First Edition. Oblong Octavo; VG/VG-; pp 169; black spine with red text; light gray cardboard slipcover; exterior has modest sunning; some rubbing wear to edges; paper label to front; dust jacket shows mild wear to exterior; lightly bumped head front fore corner; small chip to rear tail fore corner; cloth clean; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
Suffolk, UK: Antique Collectors' Club, 1998. Small Quarto; pp 214; G/G; ivory spine with dark red and black text; dust jacket shows slight rubbing to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth shows light sunning to exterior edges; strong boards; text block has some toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
London: Morton, Burt & Sons, 1927. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; G/No-DJ; Spine black and matte with gold text; Boards have significant edge wear, material loss, chipping, bumping to corners, joints and hinges are sensitive; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, binding is sensitive, content is clear; pp 296; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
Singapore: Times Editions, 2003. Quarto; VG-/VG-; Red spine with white text. DJ has general shelf wear, half torn bar code sticker by previous bookstore on front, rubbing on edges, but no tears; Boards have rubbing on edges, bumping on bottom corner and edge, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has minor soiling and wear on edges, foxing from verso of front end paper to title page and last page to rear end paper, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 223; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
London: The International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works, 1978. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG/no-DJ (paperback); Spine is brown with black text; Covers have edge wear, general marks and scratches, rubbing to corners, joints are strong; Text block has signs of handling, binding is strong, content is clear; pp 198; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Maine: THe President & Trustees of Bowdoin College, 1976. First Edition. Quarto; VG/VG; dust jacket spine rust red w/black txt, clean tear at tail of DJ, some chipping at head, general wear, foxing & staining on inside of DJ flaps; boards firm & clean; binding strong; pages exhibit very little wear or aging except for foxing on txt block otherwise in very good cond. 292pp + 146 prints.
Framingham: Old America Company, 1917. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan without print; Boards in tan cloth mild wear to corners and spine caps, surface tear to spine, small stains to rear, front and spine, bumping to bottom edge, shelfwear; Text block has vendor label on rear endpapers, spine break at page 96, tanning to page 89, foxing on last page, mild age-toning to paper; 192 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Alexandria, VA: Art Services International, 1998. Quarto; pp 340; VG-/paperback; black spine with white text; covers show modest scratches to exterior; faux flaps; intact panels; text block clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Greensboro. NC: Page-Frederiksen Publishing Company, 1995. Quarto; pp 104; VG-; purple/lavender spine with white text; cloth has slight rubbing to exterior; lightly bumped corners; previous bookshop's small sticker to rear; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Great Britain: Antique Collector's Club, 1981. UK Printing. Qto. VG/VG-. ivory glossy DJ spine with black titling; mid-spine author, pictorial segment and smaller black publisher at tail end. spine ends abraded and a tinge browned. some closed cuts to illustrated panel edges. slim, text filled inner flaps are also tinged brown. medium brown clothbound HB with stamped gold titling. decorative endpapers. initial and final sheets are foxed, only faintly to color frontispiece and title page. main textblock guide unmarred, with ivory glossy sheets, profusely illustrated with more than 1400 very lavish figures and text. head and fore-edge show some foxing. condition noted, as is. 506 pp. ISBN# 090202891X.
Bonn: Peter Hanstein & Sohne, 1914. Auction catalog. Folio; good.wraps; brown spine with no text; front panel with dark blue and black titles; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 58 pp.; plus 8 single sided plates with multiple images; age-toning; sunned; split starts, hinges and spine; else good; ---TEXT IN GERMAN.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1979. First edition. Quarto; VG/G-; black spine with red text; dust jacket is edge worn, notably so at head of spine and corners, with a two inch closed tear along the rear flap; boards are strong and clean; text block is clean except for faint speckles on top and fore edge; pp 244. Additional shipping charges may apply for oversized books to certain locations. Cannot ship economy internationally.
South Brunswick and New York / London: A. S. Barnes and Company / Thomas Yoseloff Ltd., 1969. Quarto; VG-/Good-; dj, matte white spine with black text; dj, moderate scuffing; light stains; HB, black cloth spine with bright green text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; binding, shaken; text block, clean; text illustrations and plates, many in full color; 205pp. SBN 498-06867-6.
Grand Rapids: Dover Publications, Inc., 1931. Octavo; VG/VG/ Hardcover; brown spine with red text; book has clear, mylar protective covering; head of the spine and top tip of book have rubbings; boards has minor edge-wear at the rear otherwise clean and sturdy; text block is moderately age-toned but clean and legible; 101 plates.
London: B. A. Seaby, Ltd., 1952. Thin octavo; vg/good; dj, sunned-to-tan spine with red text; dj, age-toned; light chipping; several small open and closed tears; HB, blue cloth spine with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; endpapers, spotted; ex libris bookmark, front pastedown; text block, clean; illus.: 239 B/W figures; maps; 110pp.
London: Seaby, 1978. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, brown with white print; DJ in mylar, light edgewear, tape on mylar to close flaps; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps, slight shelfwear, clean and strong; Text block has spotting to top edge, slight stains on flyleaf from tape on DJ, else clean and tight; xl, 316 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Budapest and New York: Puski Publishing, 1988. Small Quarto; pp 187; G/G; dark blue spine with white text; dust jacket has slight rubbing wear to exterior; lightly rubbed edge; cloth has mild wear to exterior; minor toning to edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; frontispiece; slight writing to ffep; profusely illustrated.
Minneapolis; London: The Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Lund Humphries Publishers Ltd, 1984. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 224; G+/G; grayish brown spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; minor chipping to spine head edge; mylar wraps; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows very light foxing to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; interior clean; previous bookshop's sticker to front pastedown; good binding.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1979. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 544; VG-/G; ivory/gray spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows sunned spine; minor rubbing to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name stamped to ffep; interior clean; remainder mark to exterior tail edge; profusely illustrated with detailed drawings and photographs.
Valencia: Artes Graficas Soler, S.A., 1964. Octavo; pp 479; G-/paperback; dark beige spine with black text; covers have some toning toward exterior edges; lightly soiled exterior; minor chip to front head edge; some wear to edges; text block shows age toning toward edges; some ink and pencil inside; good binding; text in Spanish;.
Annapolis: Gold Horse Publishing, 2002. Small Quarto; pp 95; VG/VG-; gray spine with black text; dust jacket shows light shelf wear to exterior; cloth has little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated with numerous color photographs; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Dresden: VEB Verlag Der Kurnt, 1973. Text entirely in German. Folio; G/G; Blue spine with white text; DJ with mylar exterior, DJ has few 1" open/closed tears around corners, slight surface scuffing; Boards strong, multiple large stains around edges; Textblock has moderate foxing on few front/rear end papers and exterior edges, stamps on front/rear end papers and pasteboards, ink on front end paper; Binding strong; 516pp. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London, Great Britain: Orbis Publishing, 1976. Italian Printing. Qto. VG/VG in VG slipcase. black glossy DJ spine with small ivory title, yellow wardrobe symbol near mid-spine and tiny yellow publisher. color illustrated jacket front and rear. edges haves some closed tears, and the outer corners appear abraded at the upper corners. clipped front inner flap. a ruddy auburn clothbound HB with stamped gilt titling and neatly cornered, trim adjacent boards. black/ivory illustrated fep/ffep. inscribed by prior owner on sheet facing half-title page. 340 lavishly illustrated items in fine color displayed throughout the textblock with no writing. 344 pp. ISBN# 0856132020. in matching exterior pictorial slipcase, form solid with auburn cloth HB head and tail edges.
Ozark, MI: Weatherman Glassbooks, 1974. Fourth Printing. Imperial octavo; vg/none; 2" and 1" white bands surround illustrated spine, no text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; copiously illustrated in color and B/W; 401pp. Book 2 only. --INSCRIBED by author on front free endpaper.
Bridgeport: The Park City Eng. Co., 1922. 12mo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, slight bump to rear bottom edge, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Pamphlet inserted: “Sandwich Glass, Supplement No. 1 : Descriptive List of Recently Found Cup Plates”; 113 pages, illustrated, (b&w plates).
London: The Bazaar, Exchange & Mart Office, 1920? Third edition. Octavo; Third edition; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with fading gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, wear to corners and spine caps, toning to spine, tear along bottom portion of front spine hinge, shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on first preliminary page, intermittent spine breaks, pages 103-106 separated from binding, mild age-toning to paper, pencil notation on endpapers; xiii, 282 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Bonanza Books, 1952. First American edition. Quarto. VG with good+ DJ. Black spine with white lettering. Dust jacket panels slightly rubbed, crease to front flap of the dust jacket. Dust jacket lamination separating along part of the spine and the rear hinge. Small mark to fore-edge of the book block. Covers, binding, and text pages generally very good. With a forward by Henry Francis du Pont. 397pp.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1952. First Printing. Quarto; VG-; 40 pp; 401 plates; lightly sunned red spine with gilt text; missing DJ; cloth has mild shelf in wear to exterior; light scratch to rear; strong straight boards; minor rubbing to edges and corners; text block shows light wear to exterior edges, due to handling; slight toning toward edges of endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be added to items due to weight.
New York: Fahim Kouchakji, 1933. First. Quarto; G/no-DJ; Tan spine without text; Boards are lightly sunned with some slight rubbing on exterior with light scratches at edges and some spotting near rear fore edge, overall intact with sturdy panels; Text block has age toned slightly due to age and has light foxing on first & last few pages, otherwise pages are unmarked and binding is tight; pp 22. Aisle 7.
New York: Doubleday, Page and Company, 1901. Volume One Only; Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Dark blue fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have shelf wear, rubbing on edges, small tears on corners, spine is shaken; Textblock has light wear on deckled edges, small white label and stamp on front paste down by previous owner, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 311; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
New York: Christie's, 2006. Quarto; pp 227; G/paperback; red spine with white text; covers have some rubbing to exterior; slight wear to corners; text block shows mild wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Otto Limited, 1907. Quarto; G-/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; ex-library; cloth has moderate wear to exterior; gilt border and text to front; slight sunning to exterior; bowed boards; text block has minor chipping to edges; illustrated endpapers; slight toning to interior; full page black and white illustrations; ex-library embossed to title page, plate adhered to rear pastedown; slight cracking to front gutter; few loosed pages toward rear, but present.
Paris: Librairie Larousse, 1935. Quarto; pp 448; G-; black spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has modest staining to front tail edge; gilt lettering and illustration to front; some smudges to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight age toned edges; pictorial endpapers; tight binding; illustrated; text in French; additional shipping may be added to items due to weight.