1899. First Edition. 8vo., paged 37-45, 2 plates; VG; blue cover with black print, some rubbing, soiling to covers; top of front cover says in ink "With the author's compliments"; clean interior; "Scientific Proceedings of the Royal Dublin Society, Vol. IX (N.S.), Part I, No. 6"; "Read, November 16; Received for publication, November 21, 1898; Published, March 25, 1899"
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New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1874. 10mo; pp 328; G-; brown spine with gilt text; no jacket; burgundy cloth shows modest soiling to exterior; sunned spine; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; chip to fore edges of few pages toward front, as is; interior lightly toned;.
London and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1962. Octavo; pp 743; VG-/G; blue spine with gilt text to black bars; this volume only; dust jacket has minor chips to edges; lightly sunned exterior; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has mild wear to corners; clean exterior; text block has light wear to exterior edges; text pages clean;.
London: His Majesty'e Stationery Office; J.J. Keliher & Co., 1912. Quarterly. Octavo; tome; vg/none; red cloth spine with stamped gilt lettering and Royal crest; boards blind stamped elaborated borders; front board with gilt crest and titles; minor shelf wear and bumping; all edges light toning; text block, clean; 3252 pp.; listings by rank and regiments; binding shaken; split start, gutter; spine, sunned; all edges and corners, wear and chipping; else very good.
London: Harrison, 1802. First. Set of two small octavos in burgundy leather and multicolor cloth; VG/no DJ; leather spines have small dents, with small open tear on volume I; boards are strong with general wear along the edges and tiny bumps on two corners for volume II; front hinge of volume I half detaching; moderate foxing on ffeps; general yellowing from age; text clear; a few pages on volume II have dog ears; pp. 316 and 466; this is a rare set. eb/nd.
London: William Hodge and Company, Limited, 1952. First Edition. Octavo; pp 248; G/Fair; beige spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows slight soiling to exterior; some chips to edges; small price sticker to front flaps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; slight rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block has light foxing foxing to edges; light shadow toning to endpapers; interior clean; illustrated;.
London and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1957. Octavo; pp 624; G/G; blue spine with gilt text to black bars; this volume only; dust jacket has minor chips to edges; lightly sunned exterior; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has slight rubbing to edges; clean exterior; strong boards; text block has light foxing to first and last few pages as well as exterior edges; text pages clean;.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1940. First Printing. Octavo; pp 494; G/Fair; sunned dark orange spine with yellow text; dust jacket has chips to edges; moderate wear to exterior; slight soiling to rear; tape mends to inside dj; price clipped front flap; cloth shows slight spotting to exterior; light sunning to edges; strong boards; text block has slight soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; previous bookshop's sticker to rear pastedown.
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1900. Octavo; pp 439+531; G-; burgundy spines with gilt text; no jackets; 2 volumes; cloths show modest soiling to exteriors; sturdy boards; text blocks have slight age toning to exterior edges; partial cracking to front and rear gutters; interiors lightly toned; deckled edges;.
London: The London Library, 2006. Booklet [8x9]; pp 43; VG/paperback; purple spine with bright green text; full title: Library Book: An Architectural Journey Through the London Library, 1841-2006; covers have mild wear to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; faux flaps; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
Oxford: D.S. Brewer, 1991. Facsimile Reprint. Large Octavo; pp ; G/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; odd volume; severe wear to glassine wraps; minor rubbing to edges; odd volume; boards show lightly sunned exterior; text block has shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 1991. Facsimile Reprint. Large Octavo; G/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; odd volume; severe wear to glassine wraps; minor rubbing to edges; odd volume; boards show lightly sunned exterior; text block has shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Paisley: Alexander Gardner, 1900. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth, worn corners and spine caps, wear to hinges, shelfwear; Text block has gilt top edge, deckle edged, cracked hinges, intermittent spine breaks, spotting to some page edges, small stain to front endpapers, newspaper clipping taped to rear pastedown, stains to front endpapers and title page, annotation in ink on front endpapers; 707 pages, frontispiece.
New York: George H. Doran Company, 1915. 10mo; pp 368; G-/no-DJ; dark red spine with gilt text; gilt titles and black illustration to front; cloth shows slight soiling to exterior; lightly sunned spine; some wear to corners; sturdy boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; slight cracking to front and rear gutters; frontispiece; moisture staining to head edge of last few pages; interior lightly toned;.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, red, illustration, gold print; DJ has mild edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards in cream paper and black cloth with gold print, mild bump to spine tail, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 306 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (some color). BL consignment.
Edinburgh: Edmonston & Douglas, 1876. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth, cocked spine, corners bumped and worn, wear to spine caps and hinges, shelfwear, small stain on rear; text block has cracked hinges, intermittent spine breaks, bookplate on front pastedown, spotting to edges, foxing to endpapers, penciled annotation inside rear flyleaf; xv, 510 pages, 6 maps (color).
Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1880. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth, corners bumped and worn, wear to spine caps and hinges, shelfwear; Text block has cracked front hinge, shaken binding, spotting to edges, foxing on title page; xv, 525 pages, frontispiece (map).
Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1973. First Edition. Octavo; pp 184; VG-/G; sunfaded tan spine with yellow text; dust jacket has mild wear to exterior; lightly bumped spine edge; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; lightly rubbed edges; strong boards; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges; illustrated; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
London: John Murray, 1884. Octavo; pp 616 + 517; Good condition hardcovers; Navy blue spine with gilt text and decorative lines; 2 volumes; Cloths have slight sunning to exteriors, some cracking to joints, front joint of volume 1 weakened and fragile (see photos for details) rubbing to corners; Text blocks show slight brown toning to exterior edges, interiors clean; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s) Shelved on rare/exp bookcase near stairs on sales floor.
London: Longmans & Co., 1915. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/No jacket hardcover; Blue spine with gilt lettering; Cover has some wear at all edges, light bumping to the corners and some fraying beginning at the spine edges; Binding is sturdy; Text block is age toned, one spot at upper outer edge, previous owners name on paste down and front free end paper, rest of text block is clean; 201 pages.
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.
London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1959. Reprinted 1965. Octavo; vg-/good-; dj, the initials F.E. framed in a faded red band near the head of a light green spine with black text; dj, rubbing, age-toned, chipping; 2 wedge-shaped tears at top edge of front cover; HB, the initials F.E. on gilt panel at head of blue spine with additional gold lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; front hinge, cracking starts; small stain to fore-edge of FFEP; text block, clean; edges toned; B/W illustrations; 572pp.
Edinburgh: The Heraldry Society of Scotland, 2001. Quarto; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Slipcase in glossy dark green paper without print, slight shelfwear but clean and strong; Boards in green cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; x, 237 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (color).
St. Leonards-on-Sea; East Sussex: HPC Publishing, 1999. First. Octavo; VG/Paperback with no DJ; Spine is light tan with black text; Minor shelf wear with slight bumping on upper and lower right on front and back cover; Slight spine crease; Edges and text block clean; pp. 74. Well illustrated account of the establishment of an Advanced Landing Group and the 1942 creation of the air strip at Romney Marsh. Includes several accounts of the three squadrons variously based there; also has brief history of the air strip's role in the anti-V1 rocket campaign.
Istanbul: ISIS, 1984. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; G+; Paperback; Spine, green with black print; Cover clean and bright, bump to lower right corner throughout; Textblock has slight smudge on front edge, otherwise clean throughout, top portion of spine unglued from cover; ink author's inscription on half-title page; xv, 165 pages, 4 pages of plates, illustrated.
Edinburgh: The Mercat Press, 1975. Quarto; VG/VG; Thick light blue spine wit black text. DJ has general shelf wear, edge wear but no tears; Boards have light rubbing to edges, bumping to corners, tape residue on front and rear, cocked spine, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, glue residue on front/rear paste downs/free end papers, Ex-Library stamp on title page, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 509; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
London: Paul Elek, 1966. Oblong Folio; pp 96; G/G-; blue/brown pictorial spine with blue text; dust jacket shows mild wear to exterior; small chips to edges; light soiling to rear; cloth has slight sunfading to exterior edges; slightly splayed boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; tight binding; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1969. US Printing. 8vo(s). VG/VG-. THREE VOLUME SET. white DJ appears a touch toned to ivory, with small red subtitle at head, dark blue title and light blue author centered at mid-spine with light blue publisher at foot. rubbing appears shadowy upon the white jacket panels of each volume in the set. HBs are clothbound half in light gray and plum, with tall titleblock imprinted in plum, stamped titling in gilt and navy. Part 1 : 1901-1907, edgewear light, faint faded foxing spots to head-edge, 675 pp. Part 2: 1907-1911, large closed cuts and tears to DJ foot and panel bottom corners. lightly foxed head-edge, 676-1373 pp. Part 3: 1911-1914, edgewear minimal, 1374-2159. THREE VOLUME SET, each volume is unmarked, no writing and only mildly foxed on the head-edge of Part 1,2,3.
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.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1936. First Edition. 10mo; pp 104; G/Fair; tan spine with black text; mylar wraps; dust jacket has moderately age toned exterior; chipping to spine and fore edges; 2 inch chip across head spine edge; cloth has light smudges to exterior; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block has slight browning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; pp 45-49 loosed but present; inscribed by author.
Edinburgh, Scotland: John Donald Publishers Ltd., 1992. Octavo: VG/VG: Red and white spine with white text: DJ is in good condition with mild general shelfwear, scuffing, very small closed tear in upper corner: Boards are strong and clean with some light shelfwear: Textblock is clean and free of markings, folds or tears: 239 pp.
London: John Murray, 1903. Octavo; pp 342+372; Fair/no-DJ; green spines with gilt text; 2 volumes; cloths have heavy wear to exteriors; some fraying to spine edges; circular fading spot to front of vol. 1; minor cracking to joints of vol. 1; text blocks show slight age toning to exterior edges; top edges gilt; deckled edges; previous owner's name to ffeps; interiors clean; some foxing to first few pages; slight cracking to front gutters; frontispieces with tissue guards; illustrated.
London: Ward & Downey, 1885. First Edition. Octavo; 2 volumes; full burgundy cloth; bindings largely worn; frayed at spine ends and corners; bindings cocked; one hinge cracked; one tissue guard lacking; contents generally good or better with frontispiece each volume. [Spines; gilt titles on burgundy cloth].
London: Constable and Company Limited, 1909. Small Quarto; Fair/no-DJ paperback; Red spine with gilt text; This volume only; Cloth has slightly sunned & and lightly rubbed exterior and rubbing and slight fraying at spine edges, alson sticker residue on spine near tail edge, otherwise panels are intact; Text block shows slight darkening due to age and handling, with cracking along spine at front end papers and pp 88-89, 144-145, 264-265, 288-289, 432-433; pp 588. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Cambridge University Press, 1923. Octavo; pp 183; Good; brown spine with silver text; no jacket; cloth has slight sun fading to exterior; minor wear to corners; lightly bumped corners; strong boards; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; top edge gilt; clipped illustrations adhered to front endpapers; frontispiece; errata slip tipped in at table of contents page; illustrated; light toning to endpapers; interior clean;.
Cambridge University Press, 1924. limited edition; 202 of 500 copies. octavo in dark blue cloth with gold letters and gilt; VG; discolored boards show some soiling and shelf wear with small bumps on edges and center spine; ex-libris plate inside front cover; color portrait frontispiece; paper slightly faded with occasional foxing; open gutter p. 80; text clean; contains 12 illustrations; pp. 146; shelved under Great Britain.
Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press, 2005. first published paperback edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Red/green/beige spine with red text; Covers has slight wear such as light scratching on exterior with minor edge wear, but otherwise strong and intact panels; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to handling and some writings & margin notes on pages throughout text, with otherwise good binding; pp 922.
London: Oxford University Press, 1980. Octavo; pp 225; G+/G; sunned light blue pictorial spine with blue text; dust jacket has mild wear to exterior; light wear to corners; small sticker to front flap; cloth shows slight toning to exterior; slightly bowed boards; text block slightly age toned; pictorial endpapers; illustrated;.
London: John Murray, 1894. Fifty-fifth Annual edition. Octavo; good+/none; brown leather spine with gilt titles and raised bands; half-bound with burgundy marbled boards; front, stamped gilt heraldic crest; ex library, bookplate; extensive chipping, wear and bumping; text block, clean; endpapers, light age-toning; 893 pp.; all edges, red sprinkles; binding shaken; all edges and corners, chipping, wear, and abrasions; else good.
London: George E Eyre and William Spottiswoode; Messrs. Clowne, 1855. Octavo; good-/none; brown leather spine with stamped gilt lettering on red label; faux banding with gilt highlights; half-bound with no text and reddish pebbled boards;; title page with Royal Crest; ex library, blind name stamped on front board; extensive chipping and wear; text block, clean; 707 pp.; listings by rank and regiments; binding shaken; split start, hinges and joints; spine, sunned; all edges and corners, wear and chipping; else very good.
New York: Random House, 1958. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with red and black print; DJ in mylar, tears at spine ends and flap corners, edgewear, price-clipped; Boards in red cloth with blue print, light wear to corners and spine caps, mild blemishes on rear; Text block has yellow-tinted top edge, clean and tight; 184 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated.
London: London County Council, 1961. Quarto; pp 182; G/no-DJ; green/dark green spine with ivory text; cloth has light wear to exterior; minor edge wear; previous bookshop's small sticker to rear; faux flaps; text block has slight toning; profusely illustrated; previous owner's name to ffep; slightly cocked spine.
London: Christie's, 1994. Large Octavo; pp 361; VG/no-DJ; ivory spine with silver text; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; glassine wraps; text block shows very light wear to exterior edges; tight binding; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1961. Octavo; pp 313; G/Fair; ivory spine with blue and pink text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior; some soiling to exterior; some chips to edges; cloth has some brown spotting to exterior; slight sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; deckled fore edges; interior clean.