Staplehurst, Kent, Great Britain: Spellmount Limited, 1994. New Edition, Author's First Book. small Qto. VG/VG. fully illustrated DJ, from rear, across spine and front panel in duotone navy/ivory reproduction of jacket painting. spine ends show a concentrated amount of tiny flaws: nicks, closed tears, veins and wrinkles. italicized vivid red title and author wtih publisher logo in red/white. enlarged vivid red title and author in close proximity to upper and lower edges on jacket cover. slender, glossy white inner flaps with tiny navy text. slender medium blue clothbound volume, stamped with gilt lettering singularly down spine. beige endsheets, faint spot upon left fep, else clear. frontispiece in b/w faces title page. highlighted by excellent b/w illustratons, including remarkable aerial photographs. binding strong, generally read through but uniformly ivory for each sheet and each exterior edge. HB is an attractive copy, neat in jacket with minimal shelfwear. 135 pp. ISBN # 187337626X.
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New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1989. First Edition. Octavo; pp 973; VG-/G; dark brown spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows moderate wear to exterior; slight toning to flaps; minor wear to edges; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Totowa: Rowman and Littlefield, 1976. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; red-orange spine, black and white lettering; dust jacket has some shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges; boards slightly bowed, some edgewear, minor bumping on spine edges; text block slightly age toned; First Edition; 331pp; shelved Archaeology.
London: Vail and Co, No Date Given. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG/No-DJ(paperback as is); Spine is white with creasing, material loss, and no text; Covers have general shelf wear, bumping and rubbing, front hinge is cracked, scratches and marks, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 29; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
London: Macmillan and Co. Limited, 1943. First Edition. Quarto: G-/no-DJ hardcover: Boards are strong with significant shelfwear, fraying at head and tail of spine, soiling to front and back, bumping to corners, 1 inch tear at hinge at head of spine, binding OK but slightly shaken: Textblock exterior is age toned, pages have some lighter age toning, front free page and half title page have some notations, light staining to free pages and half title page, rest of text unmarked, bumping to textblock in upper corner: 188 pp.
Cambridge, London, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1984. First Edition. Octavo; pp 384; G+/G; grayish tan spine with red and black text; dust jacket has some sunning to exterior; minor wear to edges; age toned flaps; mylar wraps; cloth shows light sunfading to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; light foxing to exterior head edge; frontispiece; light toning toward edges; profusely illustrated.
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1815. Octavo; VG- condition hardcovers; dark red spine with gilt text; marbled boards; 6 volumes; slightly sunned spines; cloths show lightly bumped corners; text blocks have top edges gilt; deckled edges otherwise; slight toning to exterior edges; light foxing to first and last few pages; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders; Shelved in aisle 7.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1955. Octavo; G/no DJ; Ex-library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with black print, call number in white ink; Boards in brown cloth with black print, wear to corners and spine caps, smudging to front, wear to front hinge; Text block has library label on front pastedown, library stamp on title page verso, barcode label on rear pastedown, clean text; viii, 345 pages.
Berlin: Scalo, 2003. First Edition, First Printing. 4to., 127 pp., VG/VG; DJ white with black lettering; mild age-toning/shelfwear to DJ, protected by mylar; black cloth boards, gray lettering to spine; cocking to spine and boards, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; INSCRIBED by Frank to half-title page; interior pristine, contains 90 black and white plates; "First Scale Edition" stated to copyright page; published in 2003 in conjunction with an exhibit at the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC than ran from May 10 to July 14, 2003; includes a 23 pp. staple-bound pamphlet (mild shelfwear to pamphlet, interior clean, text by Brookman); contains ephemera (postcard and card invitations to a special preview of the Frank exhibit at the Corcoran); shelved Case 11.
Cardiff, Wales: University of Wales Press, 1975. 1975 Reprint. Octavo; VG/No jacket hardcover; Blue cloth spine with white and black lettering; Boards are straight with some rubbing and wear at at the edges and the corners, bumping at the spine edges; Binding is tight; Text block is bright and clean; 253 pages.
Edinburgh, UK: John Donald Publishers Limited, 1995. Reprint. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. cherry red wraps spine, mild wear and exposure with white capitals for main title, followed by smaller black characters.minimal surface wear, a touch of edgewear to spine ends and extremities. interior clean, with 66 illustrations among the b/w textblock. outer edges off white, unblemished. 363 pp. ISBN# 0859762114.
New York: Thames & Hudson, Inc., 2009. First U.S. Edition. Quarto; pp 79; VG/G+; bluish gray spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight sunning to exterior; light foxing to rear; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Great Britain: Phillimore & Co.., Ltd., 1990. UK Printing. small Qto. VG/VG. black glossy DJ spine with white titles, head to foot, colorful pictorial jacket front, edgewear is slight. medium red clothbound HB, spine gilt-stamped. SIGNED BY AUTHOR INSIDE THE FRONT COVER, facing a decorative map. textblock includes 120 illustrations. faintly foxed head-edge, a touch abraded to front board bottom edge. 212 pp. ISBN# 085033697X.
Cheapside, London: Thomas Tegg, 1842. Third edition. Three volumes, octavo. Each volume fair with no dust jacket. Each volume fully bound in tan leather. Spine of each volume with five raised bands, four tan blindstamp gold tooling panels, and two black panels also with tooling. Significant shelf-wear to the boards of each volume, with rubbing scuffs and uneven age-toning. Rubbing to the top of the spine of each volume, with the top of the backstrip of volumes 2 and 3 particularly worn. Covers of volume 2 present but detached from spine. Hinges of volumes 1 and 3 loosening. Owner markings and stains to free end paper of each volume. Text of pages generally clean and legible for each volume. Volume 1 to 539pp, volume 2 to 528pp, volume 3 to 510pp. Oversized set. Additional shipping needed for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions.
New York: AMS Press Inc., 1965. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in navy blue cloth, gilt lettering; all volumes' boards strong, general shelfwear, minor edgewear, general soiling, minor rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on some fore corners; all volumes' text blocks slightly age toned; volume 1 boards have small open tears along front interior gutter; volumes 1 and 3 boards have minor bowing; volume 1 text block has light soiling on exterior edges; volume 3 text block has very ligth tearing along fore edge; 3 volumes [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
London: Hodder and Stoughton Ltd, 1965. First Edition. Octavo; pp 192; G+/G; beige spine with black text; dust jacket has slight toning to exterior, mostly toward edges; slight sunning to spine; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight sunning to spine; some rubbing to edges; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Dublin: W. B. Kelly, 1869. First Edition. Octavo; xvii; 446pp; bound in full green cloth gilt; spine ends worn with a few small breaks to cloth; corners worn with one largely showing; owner notes in pencil [colored and gray] on front end-paper; front hinge cracked at binders directions; some marginal pencil notations; minor scattered foxing; else a very good copy; bookplate of General Sir Bindon Blood [1842-1940] on front pastedown; containing four chromolithographic plates [1) Dalkey Island and Sorrento; 2) Kingstown; 3) Killiney Bay and Hill; 4) Bray Head and Esplanade] and a folding map [Kelly's Map of the Environs of Dublin, Including the County of Wicklow] bound at rear.
London: John Murray, 1910. Octavo; good/none; blue cloth spine with missing gilt titles; ex libris, bookplate; chipping, wear and bumping; text block, some pencil marks in margins; endpapers, foxing and light age-toning; 296 pp.; illus., frontispiece w/tissue guard; 9 B&W photos; and 4 maps, folded; spine, sunned; upper half, missing; binding shaken; all edges and corners, chipping, and wear; else good.
London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1929. First Edition. Octavo, 672 pages; G+/G; spine a drab gray green, black lettering; moderate rubbing and staining to dust jacket; mild staining to text bloc; dust jacket in a protective mylar covering, price uncut '$10.00'; pages age-toned; name on front pastedown; text in English and Latin; with 16 plates of manuscripts; dust jacket printed on the reverse of a copy of Herodotus, presumably to save paper; scarce with dust jacket; shelved case 9.
Cambridge: at the University Press, 1970. Thick octavo; good-/good-; dj, tan spine with red and black text; dj, dampstaining to spine and tail edges; HB, blue cloth spine with gold text; boards, dampstaining to spine and tail edges; front board, slightly bowed; binding, shaken; text block, clean; toning at the edges; 896pp. SBN 521-07451-7. Offered as is. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Glasglow: Harper Collins Publishers, 1994. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Beige, black, red, and gold spine with white, blue, and gold text/title; dustjacket is mostly clean with mild edgewear; dj has a price sticker on the lower lateral edge on the inside flap on the front; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 512.
London: Punch Office, 1848. Octavo, G-/Hardcover; Chocolate brown faded box; Moderate shelf wear and age to fold out box, fading along side panel edge of box, minor chipping at corners; Heavy age and shelf wear to boards, very worn look, fading and rubbing along surfaces, sides and edges, sunned spine, faded gilt stamp on cover, bowed and bumping to corners, otherwise boards are strong; Binding solid, light to heavy foxing and age toning marks along paste-downs and within pages; Darkened and aged, deckled text block exeterior, text block clean, ten coloured etchings, 120 woodcuts; 304 pps.
Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, 1992. First Printing. thick 8vo. VG/VG. gold tone, glossy DJ spine and panels, large white accented black title between aligned black border-lines and head author and tail with black publisher. front jacket illustration large and between smaller title, lowercase subtitle and smaller black capitals for author. whtie inner flaps, minor edgewear. HB is black clothbound, stamped with gold titling, stylistic match for outer strip. pale gray endsheets, tightly bound and mid-volume glossy ivory gallery of cartoons, scanned photos and images with text details. 523 pp. ISBN# 0814205976.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 2004. first U.S. edition. Quarto; VG-/VG; Gray spine with black & white text; dust jacket is clean with very little wear, intact & undamaged; dj is covered with mylar; cloth is clean with strong & sturdy panels; text block has slight wear due to handling, but overall clean with tight binding; pp 160.
London: Heinemann, 1988. First Edition. Thick Octavo; pp 1438; G/G; blue spine with white and gilt text; this volume only; dust jacket shows slight rubbing to exterior; some wear to edges; rubbing to exterior; cloth has light sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1986. First American Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 1417 pages; VG/VG; spine white with black and blue lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; minor bumping to corners, head and tail of spine; text block clean; interior clean; SIGNED by Gilbert on title page; shelved Churchill.
London: Constable, 1957. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Blue spine with white label, black text. DJ has a clear protective jacket by previous owner, soiling, rubbing on edges, small closed tear on rear, price clipped; Boards have general shelf wear, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing on end papers, age toned pages, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 224.
London: John Russell Smith, 1865. 12mo; G-/no-DJ; sunned burgundy spines with gilt text; 4 volumes; original publisher's cloths have some chipping to head and foot spine edges; rubbing to corners; other moderate wear to exteriors; sturdy boards; text blocks show slight age toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; deckled edges; slight cracking to gutters;.
Folkstone, UK: Bailey Brothers and Swinfen Ltd, 1977. Oblong Octavo; pp 140; G/G-; black spine with white text; numbered, signed copies, this is no. 91 of 250; dust jacket shows some soiling to exterior; some noticeable chips to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; previous owners' names to ffep; profusely illustrated; slightly cocked spine; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
Manchester: University of Manchester, 1913. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Ex-Library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print; Boards in black cloth with gold print, tattered corners and spine caps, spotting and shelfwear, tape across spine for reinforcement; Text block has gilt top edge, deckle-edged, shaken binding, intermittent spine breaks, front endpapers torn along spine exposing binding, library label on front pastedown, spotting to front endpapers, library stamp on verso of frontispiece and verso of title page, call number in pencil on verso of title page; 412 pages, frontispiece (folded map), folded map after final page + 20 page publisher catalog.
New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1969. First Edition. 8vo. VG/ VG. light beige DJ spine with tiny blue and black titling centered from tip to mid-spine, segmentedby decorative black bands and stripes; medium blue publisher and tipped tail. abrading is light and concentarted at ends and roughened corners. bright red clothbound HB with matching titling in gold. red "H" stamped on right fep. flipped through lightly, contents very clear. head-edge is tinted plum with trimmed fore-edge and tail edge in ivory. 478 pp. with lengthy index. a solidly bound, clear copy.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1985. Third printing. Large octavo; pp 467; G+/paperback; Black spine with ivory text; covers have slight sunning to exterior, minor bending to fore corners, slight rubbing to exterior; text block shows very slight toning to exterior edges, previous owner's book plate to front pastedown; interior clean;.
London: Collins, 1971. Octavo; vg/vg; dj, light green spine with black text; dj [clear mylar cover], light shelf wear; HB, blue cloth spine with gilt lettering on black color block; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; former owner's name, FFEP; text block, clean; B/W illustrations; map of India; 288pp.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1963. first edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Beige/blue spine with off-white text; Dust jacket is covered w/ mylar and has slightly sunned exterior, lightly age toned flap edges; minor rubbing at head & tail spine edges; overall dj is clean & intact; cloth is slightly sunned w/ minor rubbing along edges; text block has lightly age toned exterior edges with clean pages & tight binding; pp 192.
New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1976. Octavo; vg-/vg; dj, red and white spine with white text; dj, minor chipping; 1" closed tear at top of front fold; HB, red cloth spine with silver text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; toning considerably at the margins; illus.: tables; 276pp.
London: HarperCollins Publishers, Inc., 2004. Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with white & gold text; Inscribed by the author on title page; DJ has shelfwear, rubbed exterior and edge wear; Boards have light edge wear, otherwise strong; Textblock has lightly sunned upper pages, slight shelfwear at edges; pp 1002.
New York: Macmillan Co., 1964. Octavo; vg/good+; fj, brown spine with blue text; photo-portrait in background; HB, brown cloth spine with gilt lettering; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 627 pp.; frontispiece and photos; binding shaken; dj, [BRO-DART]; sunned; spot staining; else very good.
na: Adamant Media Corporation, 2004. Elibron Classics Replica Edition of the original edition of 1893. 8vo. VG+/VG+. mauve and purple checkerboard woven pattern decoratively covers the glossy DJ spine with gray full author and white uppercase title. very smooth and no exterior shelfwear. light ecru HB is smooth and unmarked boards and spine excellent. secure hinges and tightly bound textblock, a solid volume with clear and bright interior and edges. 330 pp. ISBN # 9781421270890.
London, UK and Brooklyn, NY: Verso, 2011. First Edition. Thick Octavo; pp 568; VG-/VG-; white spine with red and dark blue text; out of print; dust jacket shows light wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has only slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Staplehurst, Kent: Spelmont, 1999. Quarto; VG/VG- with plastic cover; Maroon and grey spine with white text; DJ has some shelf wear and minor chipping on lower edges; price has been clipped from lower inside front; Edges and text block are clean; Signed and inscribed by the author, this is No 47 of a very limited edition of 300 privately published by the author for friends and colleagues. This autobiography covers his nearly 40 years in the Army from commisioning in the late 1940s to his retirement as General Officer Commanding Wales. He served many years in Scottish Battalion of The Parachute Regiment ; he was the last comanderof the Sultan's Armed Forces before Oman indepedence.
London and New York: John Lane, 1908. Approx. 6" x 9" VG hardcover with brown spine and gilt lettering. Chips and fraying to corners, spine ends and front bottom edge of lightly soiled boards. Foxing to deckle edges of text block. Shadow-browning to endpapers with mild foxing to early and late pages; otherwise, clean and tight throughout. Shelved in English History.