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.
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Edinburgh: Constable and Co. and Hurst, Chance and Co., 1827. 18mo; 2 volumes; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards quarter bound with blue leather to spines and blue cloth to boards, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight fading to cloth, slight shelfwear; Text blocks have yellow-tinted top edges, cracked hinges, foxing to title pages, paper stiff and puckering; 2 volumes (xii, 312, 340 pages).
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1967. First Edition. Octavo; pp 1290; VG-/G; dark red spines with red and white text; 2 books of volume 1, in two parts; part 1: 1874-1895; part 2: 1896-1900; dust jackets show moderate rubbing to exteriors; lightly sunned spines; cloths have minimal wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks have light shelf wear to exterior edges; interiors clean;.
London: Bradbury & Evans, 1849. Octavo (oblong); G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in red leather and blue paper with gold print, leather at corners and spine, red color partially worn away at corners and spine caps and hinges, blue paper has smudging, rubbing, stains, scratches, wear to all edges; Text block has gilt edges, slight staining from corner glue to endpapers, pages have mild amount of foxing, spine breaks toward center of volume, clean text; unpaged, illustrated.
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1985. First Edition. Octavo; pp 318; VG-/G; blue spine with white and black text; this volume only; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; small chip to spine tail edge; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; pp 95-98 loosed from binding, but present; profusely illustrated; interior clean.
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;.
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;.
Galway: The Connacht Tribune Printing and Publishing Company, Ltd., 1958. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 336; Good+; burgundy spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; some staining to rear board; mild rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block has light age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior has lightly toned edges; light pencil; some offset staining to few pages due to paperclip;.
Oxford, UK: Basil Blackwell, 1981. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 180; G/no-DJ; brown spine with gilt text; cloth shows moderate wear to edges; ex-library stickers to exterior; mild scratches to front and rear; sturdy boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; ex-library with markings to exterior head edge; ex-library markings inside; profusely illustrated; good binding;.
Ipswich, UK: The Limited Editions Club, 1975. 1281/2000. Oblong Quarto; pp 174; Good; mustard yellow spine with gilt; yellow slipcase has light soiling to exterior; intact panels; no jacket; cloth has glassine wraps; minor chips to wrap edges; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block clean; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; interior clean; signed and numbered, no. 1281; signed by John Griffiths;.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1957. Octavo; VG- /Hardcover in slip case; Olive, red case with gold text; Moderate shelf wear to slip case, fraying and chipping along sides, edges and corner of case, rubbing to case surfaces otherwise in-tact; Moderate wear and age to volumes, rubbing along surface exteriors, otherwise clean and strong, binding solid, previous owner's sticker on front paste-downs; minor blemishes along text block exteriors, text block clean; Vol I, Comedies - pp 678, Vol II, Comedies - pp 1469, Vol III, Histories - pp 771; Vol IV - Histories, Poems and Sonnets, -pp 1514; Vol V - Tragedies - pp 886; Vol VI - Tragedies, Bibliography, Glossary - pp 1690 Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
Chicago; London: Stone and Kimball; Methuen & Company, 1896. 10mo; G+/no-DJ; light brown spines with gilt text; 3 volumes; cloth has gilt borders, text and design to front boards; boards have slight rubbing to edges; light bumped corners; browning to spines; text blocks show browning to exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue guard to volume 1; deckled edges; slight toning to interiors; slight cracking to gutters.
Cambeidge, London, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1977. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 330; G/G; light brown spine with ivory text; dust jacket has lightly sunned exterior; some rubbing to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; slightly splayed boards; text block shows some foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
New York: D. & J. Sadlier & Co., 1873. Fourth edition. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, purple (faded) with gold print; Boards in purple cloth with gold print, mitred edges, worn corners, tattering to spine caps, small hole in front hinge, staining to back cover; Text block has grey-tinted top edge, spotting to fore edge, clean interior; xiv, 653 pages.
London: Quiller Press Ltd, 1999. First Edition. Quarto; pp 176; VG/G-; white spine with red text; dust jacket has slight shelf wear to exterior; slight curling to edges; cloth has minor rubbing to corners; exterior clean; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; possibly signed by author.
London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson / The Orion Publishing Group Ltd, 2005. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Ivory spine with dark green & red text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has lightly sunned exterior with minor wear on edges, some light rubbing on rear but otherwise intact; Cloth is clean with strong and intact panels; Text block shows slight wear on exterior with clean pages and tight binding; pp 574.
Elmwood Park, IL: Dalkey Archive Press, 1991. First U.S. Edition. Octavo; pp 596; G/G; beige spine with black and green text; dust jacket shows some sun darkening to spine; mild wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has light spotting toward exterior edges; strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Suffolk, UK: The Boydell Press, 1989. Octavo; pp 135; G/G-; dark yellow spine with black text; dust jacket has some slight soiling to exterior; minor chips to tail edge; cloth shows minor wear to exterior; slightly sunfaded spine; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated.
Poona: DastaneRamchandra & Co., 1990. First edition. Octavo; pp 232; G+/G-; Green spine with white text; Dust jacket has rubbing to exterior, slight chipping to spine edges and corners, sticker to front flap; Cloth has minimal wear to exterior, light sunning to spine, light bumping to corners; Text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, interior clean;.
Edinburgh; New Haven and London: Edinburgh University Press; Yale University Press, 1993. Octavo; pp ; G/G; beige spine with burgundy and black text; this volume only; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; cloth has slight wear to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows light tone to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; previous owner's name to half title page; ex-library with stamp to half title page.
Provo: Repressed Publishing, 2015. First Edition Thus. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; brown spine with gold text; cover has minor shelfwear; textblock has rubbing in bottom corner, ex libris stamp on front endpaper, pencil markings on a few pages, otherwise clean; pp 283; facsimile reprint of original 1906 edition, published by Spottiswoode & Co.
London: Duckworth, 1926. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, pink with gold print; Boards in pink cloth with debossed print, tattering to spine caps, wear to corners, fading to spine, mild shelfwear; Text block has cracked front hinge, spine break at page 176, spotting to edges, clean text; xiii, 273 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1955. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; maroon spine with gold text; cover has rubbing, sunning, binding has been reinforced; textblock has age toning, edgewear, ex library blind stamp on title page, stamp on page 497, some pencil markings throughout, otherwise clean; pp 497.
San Francisco: Sumner Whitney & Company, 1885. 16mo; pp 749; G-/no-DJ; light brown spine with gilt text to black and red bars; full leather binding; boards had moderate rubbing to exterior; cracking to joints; spine has cracking texture to spine; black label across tail spine edge; slight wear to corners; text block shows age toning to exterior edge; cracking to ffep; ex-library's bookplate to front pastedown; pouch to rear pastedown; slight markings inside; minor chips to fore edge of ffep.
Detroit: Singing Tree Press, 1968. Reprint Edition. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in blue cloth, black label with gilt lettering; all volumes' boards strong, slightly bowed, some shelfwear, some edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, minor bumping on fore corners and spines edges, spines sun toned, soiling along interior gutters, ex-libris plates on front pastedowns, stamp on front end papers; all volumes' text blocks age toned, spoiling along gutters near front and rear; volume 1 has bumping on rear tail 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: Routledge, Warne, and Routledge, 1862. Second Edition. Octavo; pp 624; G-/no-DJ; 1/4 bound red spine with gilt text; green cloth has slight rubbing to exterior; moderate wear to edges and joints; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; deckled edges; adhesive to front endpapers; light pencil to front endpapers; profusely illustrated; cracking to gutter at pp 16-17, 112-113, 144-145, 192-193, 448-449, 464-461, 592-593, 609; slightly cocked spine.
New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc./Publishers, 1982. revised edition. Quarto; VG-/VG-; black spine with white text; dust jacket has slightly rubbed exterior; sticker residue on rear; dj has slightly age toned flaps; minor wear along edges; cloth has light wear, however panels are strong & intact; text block shows only slight wear, due to handling; text pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 248.
London: Leo Cooper, 1993. First. Octavo; VG-/VG with plastic cover; Spine is white with black text; DJ has minor shelf wear but otherwise VG; Boards are solid and clean except for minor bumping and small 3/4" crease on back cover; Edges and text block are clean; pp. 273. This is Leach's autobiography chronicling his 45 year naval career from his days as a pre-World War II Naval Cadet to his eventual rise to Admiral of the Fleet; He was an accomplished ship commander as well as a skilled player in the highest reaches of Britain's defense community.
New York, London, Toronto: Doubleday, 2016. First Edition. Octavo; pp 381; VG/VG; cream/blue pictorial spine with cream text; dust jacket shows very little wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth has scratch to front; strong boards; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; illustrated;.
London: William Heinemann Ltd., 1967. First Edition. Octavo; vg/vg; dj's, white spines with multi-color text; dj, light scuffing and rubbing; HB's. red cloth spines with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text blocks, clean; head edges, tinted red. --v.1, Part 1, 1874-1896: pp xxi, 1-678; --v.1, Part 2: pp 679-1290.
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 York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1870. Octavo; pp 251; G/no-DJ; dark green spine with black text; cloth has slight soiling and rubbing to exterior, some chipping to spine edges, lightly bumped corners; text block has age toned edges, cracked gutters, tissue guard to frontispiece; text pages have slight brown toning.
Dublin: William Blackwood and Sons, 1836. first edition. octavo in dark gren hardcovers with beige label on spine; condition: Good; some soiling and shelf wear on covers and spine; open gutter on front cover; ex-library copy with stamps and stickers; paper wobbly with moderate fading; text clean; no illustrations; pp. 430; shelved in Botany section.
London: A. Millar, 1740. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Dark blue spine with gilt text; Half-bound leather and corners with cloth covered panels which have age toned & rubbed edges, missing head and tail spine edges but panels are still attached; Text block shows slight cracking along binding at hinges at pastedowns with foxing on exterior edges and stiff pages which are fully bound and intact; slight writing on half title page verso; pp 197.
London: Bradbury, Evans, & Co., 1869. Octavo; pp 437; G+/-no-DJ; Dark yellow spine without text; Cloth has slight wear and light soiling to exterior, minor rubbing to edges and corners; Text block has slight toning to exterior edges, light pencil to front pastedown and first few page, some foxing to first and last few pages, light adhesive residue to front pastedown, light foxing throughout text; uncut pages;.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003. First Paperback Edition. Octavo: G+/no-DJ paperback: Red spine with thin white text: Covers are clean with light rubbing to edges, slight bump to upper corner, price sticker on back, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean, many pages have notations to margins or underlining that do not impact readability: 200 pp.
London: The Bodley Head, 1910. large 8vos., 596 pp. [Vol. 1], 559 pp. [Vol. 2]; VG-; blue cloth-covered spine and boards with gilded lettering; gilded illustration to spine, with some scratches/markings; bumping and fraying to head and tail; bumping and shelfwear to board edges and corners; gilding to top of text block with some fading; frontispieces protected by tissue guards fingerprint stain to bottom right corner of tissue guard, Vol. 1 only; interiors clean, some spotting to endpapers; shelved Great Britain/Ireland.
London: Longman & Co.; W. Pickering; and G. Bell, 1845. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; brown spine with gilt text; boards are moderately rubbed on exterior; fraying at spine edges & corners; panels are intact & strong; text block has slightly age toned exterior edges; cracking along front hinge toward first third of text pages; slight foxing toward center of text, mostly toward binding; text pages toward front are slightly loosed from binding, but still present; good binding; previous owner's book plate on front pastedown; pp 135.
Noida, India: SDS Publishers, 2006. Octavo; pp 290; VG/G; burgundy spine with light gilt text; dust jacket has mild wear to exterior; modest rubbing to edges; cloth has slight wear to corners; clean exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Dublin, Ireland: The Museum of Modern Art, 1992. Large Octavo; pp 103; VG-/paperback; black spine with white text; scarce in U.S.; covers show slight sunfading to exterior; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior has slight toning toward edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; arts - British.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1984. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in tan cloth, red lettering; boards strong, light rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, tearing on front end paper; text block has penciling on pages xvi and xvii, light damp staining and light foxing on exterior head edge; xlvii, 576pp.
Inverness: The Northern Counties Newspaper and Printing and Publishing Company, 1894. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth, tear at top of front hinge, mild wear to corners, tattering to spine caps, creases to spine, shelfwear; Text block has gilt top edge, cracked hinges, owner label on front pastedown, spotting to endpapers, mild age-toning to paper; vii, 661 pages, frontispiece, 1 plate (b&w).