Manchester, U.K and Dover, NH: Manchester University Press, 1984. Octavo; pp 302; VG/G+; Light blue spine with dark burgundy text; Dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, sunning to spine, minor wear to edges; Cloth has minimal wear to exterior, light sunning to spine, minimal wear to edges; Text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
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London: William Pickering, 1848. Second. 12mo; G/no-DJ; brown/black spine with gold text; back board has completely detached, front board is very worn along spine and beginning to detach in the top corner, covers have moderate signs of aging and wear, frayed corners, fading (particularly along spine), and light scuffing; textblock is clean with moderate darkening of pages, front paste-down has bookplate from previous owner, frontispiece has transferred slightly onto title page; 285pp.
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;.
London and New York: John Lane; Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926. Reprint [Third printing in issue year]. Large Quarto; vg/none; tan cloth spine with dark brown text; ex libris, bookplate and signature; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 260 pp.; illus., color frontispiece, 16 plates with color; 75 B&W, a map; fore-edge, deckle; foxing and toning starts; binding shaken; spine and boards, light spot staining; else very good.
New York: Bounty Books/Crown Publishers, Inc., 1970. reprint. Quarto; VG-/VG-; black spine with red & yellow text; dust jacket is covered with mylar; dj has slightly age toned flaps; exterior of dj has minor wear, mostly 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 328.
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;.
Providence, Rhode Island: Brown University Press, 1966. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. dark navy DJ spine with tanned ivory titling, concentrated wear at both ends appears as creases and chipping with outer jacket covers' outer corners nipped some, edges of both covers have a few closed tears. dark navy cloth, gilt-stamped with some surfacewear to lower spine. foxing moderate to fep/ffep with some browning to hinge area inside both covers. 13 maps included within the chapter textblock. foxed outer edges, no transference to the interior pages. as is. 411 pp.
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: World Landmark Books, Random House, 1956. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, white with brown print; Boards in illustrated paper, light wear to corners and spine caps, slight shelfwear; Text block has owner stamp on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; 181 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1968. First Edition. Octavo; pp 475; VG-/G; blue pictorial spine with pink, blue and white text; dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior; minor wear to edges; mylar wrap; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; interior clean;.
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: Faber and Faber Limited, 1934. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Black fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have shelf wear, bumping on corner, tiny tears on spine edges, small bumping on bottom edges, cocked spine, shaken spine; Textblock has foxing on edges, small brown and black line on bottom edges, foxing on end papers, cracked inner hinges, cracking on gutter between p128 and 129, sticker residue on rear end paper, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 352.
Boston: The New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1989. Thick Octavo; VG/VG; Black spine with white text; This volume only; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and small tear on front near spine edge toward tail edge, some scratches on fore edges, small tears at head spine edge and sticker on front flap; Cloth is slightly sunned with minor edge wear, otherwise panels are clean and strong; Text block has slight wear on exterior edges due to handling with tight binding; pp 684.
New York: Pantheon Books, 1978. First Edition. Octavo; pp 257; G/G; ivory spine with red and black text; dust jacket has mild toning to exterior; cloth has some foxing to exterior; slightly splayed boards; some foxing to edges; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; illustrated; light pencil inside;.
London, Great Britain: Frank Cass & Co. Ltd., 1962. Reprint. small 8vo. VG/VG-. pale ice blue DJ spine with tiny black text close to head and tail of spine. spine has concentrated wear, closed tears and cuts, fraying to the ends and along upper edge. price-clipped front inner flap. denim blue clothbound HB, tiny gilt-stamped titling with pushed in and worn ends, a tad to panel corners. off white fep/ffep, between light ivory textblock, unblemished. thin, clear outer edges. 122 pp.
Sussex, England; Atlantic Highlands, NJ: The Harvester Press Limited; Humanities Press Inc., 1980. First edition. Octavo; pp 234; VG/VG-; blue spine with teal blue text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, minor wear to edges, light sunning to exterior; cloth has slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
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].
Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1967. Octavo; pp 576; VG/G; red spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, minor chipping to corners, price clipped front flap; cloth has slight wear to exterior, minor rubbing to corners, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Glasgow: James MacLehose and Sons, 1902. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in red cloth with gold print, spotting, wear to corners and spine caps, stains; Text block has gilt top edge, deckled-edged, spotting to edges, tanning to endpapers, mild foxing throughout; inscribed in ink by author on front pastedown; viii, 258 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1928. Unstated, apparent first edition. Thin octavo. Good- with no dust jacket. Maroon spine with gold lettering. Spine of book slightly cocked forward. Moderate shelf-wear to covers of the book, including rubbing to the extremities of the spine. Small sale sticker to bottom of front pastedown. Age-toning to text block edges and pages. Text of pages generally clean and legible. 92pp.
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.
London: The Folio Society, 1955. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey illustration with black print; DJ in mylar, edgewear, small tears at spine ends and flap corners, tanning to spine; Boards quarter bound with black cloth to spine and red marbled paper to boards, gold print, light wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has grey-tinted top edge, tanning to endpapers, age-toning to paper, spotting to front edge; xiv, 327 pages, illustrated (b&w) with “contemporary prints by Hogarth and others”.
Hamden: Archon Books, 1976. Octavo; VG/VG-; Red spine with white text; DJ has moderate edgewear, light surface scuffing, 0.25" closed tear on rear cover head, light spotted staining on edges of interiro flaps; Boards strong, minor rubbing to spine; Textblock shows moderate foxing to exterior head, otherwise clean; 182pp.
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;.
Skeffington & Son, Limited, n.d. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; beige spine with black text; cloth is covered w/custom dust jacket which has mylar cover; exterior shows some light rubbing and scratches; spine is sunned; panels are otherwise clean w/ intact & stable panels; text block has foxing on exterior edges; first & last few pages are lightly foxed; pages are fully bound & intact; deckled fore edge; pp 632.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1942. First American Edition. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, red with white and black print; DJ in mylar, mild edgewear, light smudging, price-clipped; Boards in green cloth with purple print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has purple-tinted top edge, mild tanning to endpapers, date stamp on front flyleaf, spot on front edge, front endpapers torn along hinge, clean text; 458 pages, illustrated (map, genealogical table, b&w plates).
London: Faber and Faber, 1959. First edition. Octavo; 89 pp, 96 plates; VG-/G; beige/dark red spine with black text; dust jacket has slight soiling to exterior, rubbing to edges, minor chipping to head and tail edges, light ink to front flap; cloth has slight sunning to spine, minor rubbing to edges, strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1972. First Edition. Octavo; pp 491; G/Fair; gray spine with black text; dust jacket has moderate wear to front; lightly sunned spine; some peeling exterior to rear; cloth has clean exterior; minor edge wear; strong boards; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; previous owner's embossed stamp to ffep; ex-library markings to copyright page; interior pages clean;.
Boston: L.C. Page & Company, 1904. 12mo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, grey with gold print; Boards in grey cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, fading to spine, spotting, smudging, shelfwear; Text block has gilt top edge, deckled-edged, ink inscription on verso on frontispiece, intermittent spine breaks, some pages uncut, clean text; viii, 307 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
Leicestershire, UK: Woodland Publishing, 1998. First Edition. Oblong Octavo; pp 160; VG-/VG-; green pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket has light shelf wear to exterior; mild dings to edges; lightly sunned spine; cloth has some light rubbing to fore edges; lightly sunned spine; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; light smudges to ffep; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; inscribed by author;.
Hampshire: Authors and Trustees of The John Bodley Trust, None listed. First. Octavo; Fair/Paperback with no diust jacket. Dark green spine with silver lettering. Cover has moderate shelf wear including chipping on all edges, scratch/abrasion on back cover; Moderate spine crease; Text block and edges show minor moisture damage with page rippling but no staining, Books carries insciption from one of the authors to the former owner; Former owner has included typed page explanation of relationship to author. pp. 214. This is a collection of individual accounts of the Rifle Brigade's operation on the Borneo/Indonesia border during the "War of Confrontation". These stories focus on the last six months of the conflict before Borneo became part of a newly independent Malaysia. Rare.
London: Baldwin and Cradock, 1837. Octavo; Fair+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print, print worn away; Boards quarter bound with brown leather to spine and corners, marbled paper to boards, wear to spine caps, worn, exposed corners, print portions of spine have worn away, leather torn along the length of both front and rear hinges, scuffing to leather, shelfwear to paper; Text block has speckled edges, bookplate to front pastedown, mild tanning to endpapers, hinges cracked front and rear, text clean and tight though there is slight age-toning and ink transfer to pages; ix, 617 pages, illustrated (b&w).
London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1876. Octavo; pp 424; Fair/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; cloth has slight soiling to exterior, mostly to rear; gilt and black designs to front; moderate rubbing wear to edges; fraying to edges; ex-library sticker to spine; bumped corners; text block shows some foxing towards exterior edges; ex-library with plate to front pastedown; writings to ffep; cracking to gutters; light foxing to first and last few pages; interior lightly toned.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1935. Two-volume set; octavo; VG/VG-; red spines, white text; jackets have rubbing, chipping, sunning along spines, open tears at spine head and tail; boards are strong, some spotting, age toning along spine; textblocks have edgewear, age toning, otherwise clean; pp 1305. [Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
London: Oxford University Press, 1954. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; blue spines with gilt text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, pp 543; vol. 2, pp 391; vol. 3, pp 406; cloths have slight sunfading to spines; slight wear to edges; sturdy boards; text blocks show slight age toning to exterior edges; black marker to previous owner's name to ffeps; interiors clean; illustrated; previous bookshop's sticker to front pastedowns; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
East Ardsley: S.R. Publishers, 1970. Octavo; First published by John Miles, London, 1938; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with white print; DJ has light edgewear, toning to flaps; Boards in red cloth with gold print, creasing to cloth on rear, mild bump to top edge, wear to spine caps, mild shelfwear; Text block has mild tanning to pastedowns, else clean and tight; xvi, 191 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New Delhi: Deep & Deep Publications, 1977. Octavo; pp 245; G/G-; green spine with red text; rebound, modern binding; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, chipping to corners, slight toning to rear; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, bumped corners; text block shows light toning to edges; interior clean.
London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltf. 1905. Octavo; pp 232; Fair/no-DJ; sunned blue spine with gilt text; cloth has soiling to exterior; noticeable wear to edges; scratches to exterior, mostly to spine; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; top edge gilt; deckled fore and tail edges; frontispiece; illustrated; possibly rebound.
Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1969. Reprinted. Thick Octavo; pp 1185; G/paperback; light red spine with gilt text; reprint of last edition of 1884; cloth shows some sunfading to exterior, mostly to spine; sturdy boards; text block has slight soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
London, New York, Ibadan: Cambridge University Press, 1966. 10mo; pp 295; G/G; blue spine with black and beige text; dust jacket shows some soiling to exterior; moderate rubbing wear to edges; mildly sunned spine; light pencil to front; price clipped front flap; cloth has lightly sunned spine; slightly darkened edges; sturdy boards; text block had slightly toned exterior edges; light marginalia in pencil; tight binding;.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1967. US Printing. 8vo(s) VG-/VG-. TWO VOLUME SET. plum glossy DJ spione, with ivory and rose pink title centered between red volume/part indicator at head and pink publisher at foot. HBs are both half-gray and half-plum. lengthy plum titleblock for gilt-stamped and navy characters. Part 1: 1874-1895, heavy edgewear and surfacewear, whitish at creases, wrinkles and scuffs to the plum spine ends, jacket front and jacket rear. blue ink spot to plum cloth front board. fep/ffep foxed lightly. outer edges heavily foxed. as is. 678 pp. Part 2:1896-1900, heavy edgewear and surfacewear, whitish marks from rough and excessive contact and moderate edgewear. half-gray and half-plum cloth, lengthy plum titleblock with stamped gold and navy characters. solidly bound HB with minimal edgewear. foxing present on head-edge. 679-1290 pp. TWO VOLUME SET!
London: Hamish Hamilton & Jonathan Cape; Book Club Associates, 1975,1976,1977. Mixed Edition. Octavo; G/G-; blue and green spines with gilt text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, Minister of Housing, 1964-1966, pp 688; vol. 2, Lord President of the Council and Leader of the House of Commons, 1966-1968, pp 851; vol. 3, Secretary of State for Social Services, 1968-1970; ISBN vol. 1: 0241891108 and 0224010115; dust jackets have sunned spine; slight chipping to edges; noticeable sunning to spines; lights shelf wear to exteriors; cloths have slightly bowed boards; slight wear to exterior; moderate wear to edges; text blocks show light toning to exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedowns; vol. 1 has underlining to p 623; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.