New York City: County Tyrone Society, 1955? Octavo; Fair+; Paperback; Spine, green with white print; Cover has edgewear, wear to hinges and spine ends, mild shelfwear; Text block is beginning to come unglued from cover at front hinge, has owner stamps to endpapers and top edge, mild age-toning to paper; Inscribed and dated (1955) in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; xii, 165 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
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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.
New York: The Vendome Press, 2001. First U.S. Edition. Quarto; pp 256; G+/G; dark blue spine with white text; dust jacket shows moderately rubbed exterior; some minor dings to edges; previous bookshop's ticker to rear; cloth has some noticeable wear to edges and corners; exterior has light wear; some bowing to boards; text block shows little wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
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.
Edinburgh: William Hodge & Company, 1931. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with blue print; DJ is blue with blue print, tanning to spine, small tears at spine ends and flap corners, edgewear; Boards in red cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has name stamp on front pastedown, spotting to top edge, else clean and tight; x, 202 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
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).
Folcroft, PA: Folcroft Library Editions, 1974. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 192; Good; black spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has slight sun fading to exterior; mild rubbing to corners; sturdy boards; text block shows slight tone to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; ex-library stamp to copyright page and rear endpaper; frontispiece; interior clean;.
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.
Suffolk, UK: Antique Collectors' Club, 1994. Reprinted. Small Quarto; pp 344; VG-/VG-; white spine with black text; dust jacket has slight scratches to front; minor dings to edges; exterior clean; cloth clean; mildly bumped corners; strong boards; text block shows little wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
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.
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).
Boston and New York: The C.T. Brainard Publishing Co., n.d. Octavo; G/no-DJ; green spines with black text to paper labels; Edition de Luxe; 9 volumes: Oliver Cromwell's Letters and Speeches with Elucidations, vols. 1 and 2; Essays: Collected and Republished, vols. 1 and 2; History of Frederick the Great, vols, 1, 2, 3 and 4; The French Revolution: A History, vols. 1, 2 and 3 in one book; original publisher's cloths show slightly sunned spines; exteriors show slight soiling; edges slightly rubbed; strong boards; text blocks have slight toning to fore and tail exterior edges; top edges gilt; deckled fore edges; frontispieces with tissue guards; interiors lightly toned; some cracking to gutters; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Rupert Hart-Davis Ltd, 1968. Octavo; pp 254; G/G; light brown spine with white and black text; dust jacket shows modest wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; minor chips to corners; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block lightly age toned exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York and London: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1937. First Edition. Octavo; pp 292; G/G; green and gray pictorial spine with ivory text; dust jacket has modest sunning to exterior; mild wear to corners; few chips to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has mild wear to corners; clean exterior; text block has light tone to exterior edges; frontispiece; deckled fore edge; illustrated;.
London: Collins, 1964. Quarto; VG-; hardcover; bound in maroon cloth, gilt lettering; boards have slight bowing, some shelfwear, some edgewear, minor soiling on front and rear, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on head and tail edges, sticker on rear pastedown; text block slightly age toned; 321pp [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
Gregg International, 1971. First Edition Reprint. Octavo; G/no-DJ; red spine with gold text; cover has rubbing, sticker on spine, binding is strong; textblock has edgewear, ex library stamps on edges and title page, page prior to title page has been cut out, title page has been taped along hinge, otherwise clean; reprint of original 1750 edition.
London: Hamish Hamilton Ltd., 1964. First Edition. Octavo; pp 64; VG-/G; brown spine with gilt text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; price clipped front flap; light edge wear; mylar wraps; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; previous bookshop's sticker to front pastedown; interior lightly toned; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1998. Quarto; pp 360; VG-/VG-; black/gray spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; light smudges to rear; cloth has slight shelf wear; gilt text to green spine; paper wraps; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; arts - biography; British; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Methuen & Co, 1934. Second Edition. First thus. Scarce in DJ. Octavo; VG/VG-; Brown spine with pink text; DJ with mylar exterior, has front cover interior cover price clipped; Boards strong, minimal rubbing to spine, corners; Textblock age-toned, some small brown spotting on exterior fore edge; Binding strong; 295pp+Further Methuen Publications.
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].