Wuppertal: Dr. Wolfgang Schwarze, 1976. 11th Auflage. Quarto; vg/good; dj, brown spine with black text; front panel with white text; HB, tan spine with black text; front boards with yellow text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 140 pp.; illus., color frontispiece and 129 text figures; dj, multiple short closed tears; else very good; ---TEXT IN GERMAN.
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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1971. Quarto; vg+/vg-; dj, purple spine with white text; dj, age-toned at the spine; moderate chipping and flaking; HB, purple cloth spine with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; former owners' names, ffep; text block, clean; spotting at the head edge; 159pp., plus 4 map and 9 plate pages; SBN 674-08965-0.
New York: Christie, Manson & Woods International, 1982. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Light grey spine with light pink stripes on ends. Covers have general shelf wear, fraying to edges, minor edge wear, apart from that, clean, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has light wear to fore edge, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 176.
Germany: Propylaen/Ullstein GmbH, 1980. First Edition. Quarto; VG/VG; dust jacket w/broadart wrap spine white w/gray txt, minor shelf wear; boards firm & clean; binding slight separation from head band otherwise strong; pgs exhibit very little wear or aging, in almost perfect cond. 309pp + 448 prints *Oversize: may require additional postage for expedited/international orders* German txt.
Italy: A. Vallardi, 1981. Text in Italian; Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Red spine with black and white text. Boards have general shelf wear, closed tear on front tail joint, rubbing to edges, minor bumping to corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has foxing to fore edge and front/rear paste downs/free end papers, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 238; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
London: Rockliff, 1952. Large Octavo; VG-/VG-; Tan spine with brown text. DJ has shelf wear, age toning to spine and edges, edge wear, small closed tear on rear, water drop stain on spine, brown stain on front; Boards have foxing, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has foxing on front/rear paste downs and free end papers, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 218 plus 76 pages of plates.
New York, NY: Attic Books Ltd., 1976. Reprint. 8vo. VG-/VG-. red DJ spine with slight wear and chafing, shows in whitish tonal discoloration along fore-edge folds and aside dj spinal column. chipped lightly at corner stress-points. inner flaps, faintly toned and neat. gently rubbed tip an tail, chafed much at red ends and spine corners, thin panel edges. stamped gilt titling, type and spacing match the DJ strip, jacket front the interior panel. b/w scanned coin image. blank ivory endsheets. textblock coins series with figures of coins, lettering, dimensions and extensive detail. 134 pp. textblock stock. appendix printed on gloss ivory stock with 281 small scanned figures on 9 plate section in the rear.
Washington D.C. Highland House, 1977. First Edition. Second printing. Small quarto; VG-/VG-; White spine with blue text; DJ has general edgewear, 1 inch open tear on front cover, lower spine shows 2 inches that has worn off; Boards strong, adhesive mark stains on front/rear boards; Textblock shows heavy stains on front/rear end papers, otherwise clean; Binding strong; 340pp.
New York, NY: Alfred A.Knopf, Inc., 1972. First Edition. squarish Qto. VG-/VG-. black DJ spine, densely packed with ivory title between smaller author and publisher. chipping nad frayed ends, with taped over cuts and abrasions. laminated with contact paper by prior owner. brown cloth HB with gilt titling, lightened around by age and shelfwear along the cloth panel edges. some scuffing and abrading from removed paste-downs upon decorative fep. occasional foxing, e.g. page 160-161, otherwise no marks. edges average and interior between sturdy boards. 210 pp. ISBN# 0394473280.
London, Great Britain: New Cavendish Books, 1997. First UK Edition. slim, tall Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. solid red HC spine with small black titling. oversize pictorial color HC panels. neat spine ends and extremities. bright illustrated endpapers, each sheet a montage of images, a nostalgic arrangement of souvenirs, film and fashion magazines, fireworks, comics, confectionary and more. densely filled with illustrations, all colorful with neatly aligned corners, edges smooth. 60 pp. ISBN# 1872727336.
New York, NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1948. First Edition. Qto. VG/G. grayish taupe DJ spine, heavily abraded with decorative tip torn away, black uppercase titling complete above large floral and decorative stem illustrations enhance the abraded spine in color, tiny black publisher at red tipped tail. front and rear panels have chips, closed tears and wear, and intact wide inner flaps. sky blue clothbound HB, yellow labels imprinted on spine, with stamped small black titling. decorative map endsheets. extensive list of illustrations, titled items grouped by category and section for color illustrations also. b/w images, detailed and clear, no writing or marks to the ivory sheets with extensive textblock details aside most illustrations. rear color section is p. 215-246 of plates, complete in 246 pp. NOTE : "A" printed on the copyright page.
Strasburg, Virginia: Shenandoah Publishing House, Inc., 1929. Octavo; pp 277; G/no-DJ; tan spine with gilt text; cloth shows some shelf wear, heavy sunning to spine, slight wear to edges, strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges, previous bookshop's label to front pastedown; interior clean;.
London, Great Britain: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1964. First English Language Edition, Translated from the German. heavy 8vo. VG/VG-. heavily soil-spotted, tanned, scuffed and torn DJ spine, spine ends and stressed fore-edge folds and closed cuts frequent to this beige DJ, illustrated jacket front, solid but worn beige rear. gently toned inner flaps. a very neat general exposure affected red cloth volume with gilt stamped HB spine, lightly pushed in ends and gently bumped corners. EX-LIBRIS, with affixed bookplate of prior owners on left fep. glossy ivory stock, with listed color plates and 388 figures in b/w among the textblock. 524 pp.
London & New York: G. P Putnam's Sons, 1926. first edition. Small quarto; G/no-DJ; navy blue spine with gilt text; cloth has sunned spine; exterior panels are lightly rubbed w/ slightly bumped fore corners, light dent on front fore edge; minor fraying at spine edges; text block shows slightly age toned exterior edges; light foxing on first & last few pages; deckled fore edge; previous book plate on front pastedown; ffep & half title page have light ink stamped writing; slight cracking at pp 32-33, 224-225 and at rear end paper & pastedown, along binding; pp 259.
Jarlborgen, Kobenhavn: Borgens Forlag, 1953. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G Slipcase; Brown slipcase, Blue spine with gilt lettering; Slip case is torn at all all edges, some corners beginning to separate; Boards are strong with some edge wear and bumped corners; Opaque dust jacket is lightly torn at the corners; Binding is strong; Previous owner's ex-libris book plate glued to inner front jacket; Text block is clean; NOTE: Text is in Danish; 91 pp. & 60 B&W images.
Geneva: Rolex Watch Company. Second edition. Octavo; Second edition; G-/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white print; DJ in mylar, edgewear, shelfwear, small portion of rear lower corner torn away, small tears across top and bottom edges; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners, slight shelfwear; Text block has intermittent spine breaks, clean text; xiv, 52 pages, illustrated.
New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1940. Booklet [5x7]; G/paperback; deep blue covers; covers has slight soiling to exterior; small spot to rear panel; some slight rubbing to edges and corners; intact covers; text block shows lightly toned exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Sotheby's, 1995. Quarto: VG/VG: Black spine with yellowish text: DJ has some scuff marks but is remarkably free of shelfwear, only minimal edgewear: Boards are strong with some bumping at head and tail, some light dust staining: Textblock is clean and free of markings, folds and tear, Book is an auction catalog and contains many color and black and white photographs of its listings: 122 pp.
Los Angeles: Numismatic Fine Arts, Inc., 1989. Oblong octavo; VG-; softcover; blue and grey spine, white lettering; covers have general shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, closed tear on spine tail edge, folding on front cover; text block slightly age toned, soiling on exterior tail edge.
McLean, VA: Cultural Connections, 1999. Deluxe Edition. oblong Qto. VG/ - no DJ. slender dark red clothbound, HB spine is deeply stamped with gilt title in capitals, and full author in gilt. wide panels, with incised gold metallic title and author aligned centrally with decorative and thickly bordered incised frame. frame surrounds an inlaid, finely detailed cover frontispiece, in finely detailed full color. ornately patterned endsheets, very glossy and righ fep has a decorative navy frame surround a white colorblock, special to the deluxe edition with SIGNATURE OF AUTHOR. wide ivory sheets, elegantly illustrated with two column textblock mainly among other layouts and arrangments of illlustrations, quoted text and nore, images from old artwork to modern life. no interio markings. slim gilded edges, all sides. affixed dark blue silk ribbon bookmark.excellent shape, 95 pp. ISBN #0967269806.
New York: Bonanza Books, 1957. Large Octavo; VG-/VG-; Red faded spine with white text. DJ has age tone spine with rubbing on edges, shelf wear, scratch mark on rear, but no major tears; Boards have light rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has light wear on edges, small faint spotting on top edges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 246.
Suffolk: Baron Publishing, 1977. Fourth Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Dark green spine with white text. DJ has general shelf wear, small damp stain and previous bookstore's price sticker on front flap, foxing on verso, but no tears; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has small bubbling on paste downs, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 375.
London: N.A.G. Press, 1982. Third Edition. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Wine red spine with white and red text. DJ has shelf wear, tiny closed tears on edges; Boards have bumping on corners, rubbing on edges, small scratch marks on front, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has light wear on edges, previous owner's name on front paste down, light pencil underlining on some pages, otherwise, still legible, free of pen and highlighting on pages; pp 319.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1987. first, limited edition. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Light blue spine with gilt text; Slipcase has slightly scratched and smudged exterior but fully intact without defect; Cloth has slight shelf wear such as lightly sunned exterior and minimal edge wear at head & tail edges but fore edges are slightly rubbed due to handling with otherwise stable and intact panels; Text block has light wear on exterior edges but text pages are unmarked and binding is tight; pp 257. Signed.
No Place Given: Clara Coch, 2004. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG-/no-DJ( as is); Spine is black with red and white text; Boards have general shelf wear, joints and hinges are strong, light rubbing, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, binding is strong, content is clear; pp 149; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
New York: Bonanza Books/Crown Publishers, Inc., 1979. Small quarto; VG-/VG-; off-white spine with red & navy text; 3 volumes in one bound book; dust jacket has lightly age toned exterior edges; minor wear on exterior & along edges; cloth is clean w/strong & intact panels; text block shows slight wear due to age & handling; pp 415. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Country Life Limited, 1955. New and Revised Edition (Third Revised Edition). Octavo; New Revised Edition, Third Revised Edition; Reprinted 1962; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print on a brown ground; Boards in red cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, cocked spine, slight spotting, bumps to bottom edges; Text block has purple-tinted top edge, name in ink on front flyleaf and on rear pastedown, clean text; 247 pages, frontispiece, illustrated with b&w plates.
Philadelphia: Chilton Book Company, 1971. First Edition. First Edition; Large Octavo; VG-/VG-; White spine with blue text. DJ has shelf wear, tears on edges, pen marking on front flap; Boards have rubbing on edges, minor bumping on corners, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has small coffee stain on top edges and front end paper, previous owner's name on front end paper, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 321.
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.
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.