Shrewsbury, England: Quiller Press, 2003. First UK Edition. Quarto; pp 176; VG/VG; red spine with white and blue 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; profusely illustrated.
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1975. Eighteenth Edition. Octavo; pp 1390; G+/G; red spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows slight rubbing to exterior; lightly sunned spine; cloth shows slight rubbing to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight soiling to exterior edges; previous owner's name stamped to half title page and rear endpaper; frontispiece; light ink to half title page; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1980. Octavo; pp 309; VG-/G; burgundy spine with creamy white text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; tight binding; frontispiece;.
London: Macmillan, 1966. Octavo; VG/; hardcover without dust jacket; green spine with gold text; boards are considerably edge worn with slight bumping to the corners and tips, and minor marks; front free end-paper has an inscription; pages and edges are moderately tanned otherwise text block is clean; 606p.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1947. Octavo; 2 volumes; Reprinted from first edition, 1950; Hardcover w/out DJ; Ex-library; Spine, green with gold print, inked-out call number label; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, barcode label on rear, mild shelfwear, vol. 2 has cocked spine; Text block has ink-out library stamps to all edges and endpapers and title page, rear endpapers have glue from torn away library pockets, “Contents” page has penciled call number and library stamp, vol. 1 has cracked front hinge; 2 volumes (vi, 858 pages, color folded map).
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1967. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Blue sunned spine with white text; Moderate shelf wear and age to dust jacket, fading along sides and edges, jacket now protected in Mylar cover; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid, ivory toned pages; Minor marks along text block exterior,text block clean; 240 pp.
New York: John de Graff, 1955. First edition. Octavo. Good in fair- price-clipped dust jacket. Blue-green spine with yellow panel and blue-green lettering. Several half-inch chips to top edge of dust jacket and bottom of dust jacket spine. Moderate rubbing to dust jacket panels. Adhesive tape affixed to dust jacket at four different small tears and chips in former owner's attempted repair. Covers generally clean. Binding strong at free end paper, first signature of pages slightly torn along the gutter. Text block edges clean. 343pp.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1921. Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; sunned brown spines with gilt text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, 1749 to 1775, pp 347 ; vol. 2, 1775 to 1782, pp 406 ; vol. 3, 1782 to 1790, pp 403 ; original publisher's blue cloths show moderate wear to exteriors; staining to tail corners of vols. 1 and 2; minor chips to edges; sturdy boards; text blocks have slight age toning to exterior edges; light dampstaining to edges of vols. 1 and 2; frontispiece with tissue guard; frontispieces to vols. 2 and 3 impacted with dampstaining; interiors lightly toned; intact bindings;.
Charlottesville: The University Press of Virginia. Mixed Editions. Booklet [6x8]; G/paperback; 5 volumes: booklets encased in blue and dark yellow slipcase; slipcase has slight wear to exterior; navy blue text to paper labels to front and spine; English Sports and Recreations, Lilly C. Stone, pp 48 , 1971; The English Church in the Sixteenth Century, Craig R. Thompson, pp 28 , 1973; Music in Elizabethan England, Dorothy E. Mason, pp 38 , 1973; Early English Gardens and Garden Books, Ellen C. Eyler, pp 68 [0813900840, 1971; Shakespeare's Theatre and the Dramatic Tradition, Louis B. Wright, pp 36 , 1972; multicolored covers with black text and illustrations; exteriors have slight sunning, mostly toward spines; minor wear to edges; text blocks have light toning to exterior edges; profusely illustrated.
London: Chatto & Windus, 1921. First edition. Octavo; pp 314; G; Blue spine with black text to beige label; Cloth has slight rubbing to exterior, light sunning to spine, wear to corners; text block has age toning to edges, previous owner's book plate adhered to front pastedown, deckled fore edge, cracking to front hinge; interior clean;.
Tokyo: Tsurumi Shoten, 1985. 12mo; pp 81; VG/G; light blue spine with black text; scarce; dust jacket has slight spots to exterior; minor wear to edges; covers show very light wear; minor wear to edges; text block has minimal toning to exterior edges; interior clean; English and Japanese texts; signed by author.
Archon Books, 1971. Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Sunned red spine with white text; Moderate shelf wear to dust jacket, fading and rubbing to jacket surfaces, minor chipping and small closed tear along spine base; Dark blue boards with gilt text are strong and clean, binding solid, ivory toned pages, bumping to corners; Text block clean; 374 pp.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1972. Octavo; First printing; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with white and black print; DJ has slight edgewear, slight shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with silver print, slight tanning to edges, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 278 pages, illustrated.
London: B. Fellowes, 1845. Second edition. Octavo. Fair with no dust jacket. Age-toning to the spine of the book. Faded green-to-tan spine with gold lettering. Covers with blindstamp design intact exhibit sun-fading and several stains in addition to shelf-wear. Bookplate and offsetting to front pastedown and free end paper. Top of spine separating from binding at the top of the rear hinge. One particular deep scuff to front cover near the center of the spine. Bumping to corners of covers. Marginal foxing throughout the pages. Heavier foxing near the end paper. Text of pages generally clean and unmarked. 540pp.
West Sussex: J. R. Knott, 1986. revised & updated, second edition. Small quarto; G/no-DJ paperback; dark green spine w/o text; covers have light wear; minor dings & chips along edges; light fraying at spine edges; panels are intact w/o damage; text block pages show slight wear on exterior edges; otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 100.
London: Gregg International Publishers Limited, 1971. Facsimile reprint. Thin octavo. VG with no dust jacket. Green spine with gold lettering. Several small scuffs to the covers, particularly to the rear cover at the top of the exterior hinge. Binding strong. Text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 216pp.
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.
Gerrards Cross, UK: Van Duren/Colin Smythe Limited, 1994. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 133; VG-/VG-; blue spine with white text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior minor edge wear; previous bookshop's sticker to front flap; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has some foxing to exterior edges; previous bookshop's sticker to title page; interior clean.
Aberdeen: The Spalding Club, 1851. First. Thick quarto in cloth; G+; spine discolored dark green with gold letters; dark green covers with shelf wear and corner bumps; hinges starting to detach on p. 176, but binding quite strong; upper spine has a horizontal cut; deckle edges dusty and scratched at bottom; paper clean; pp. 552.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1987. Octavo; pp 398; VG-/G; blue spine with gray and yellow text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; slight rubbing showing to edges; cloth has slight sunfading to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear; remainder mark to exterior tail edge; profusely illustrated; interior clean;.
London: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1934. 12mo; 2 volumes; First printed in this edition,1915; Reprinted, 1934; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey with black print; DJs have small tears at spine ends and flap fold corners, tanning to spines, else clean; Boards in red cloth with gold print, show little wear, clean and strong; Text blocks have grey-tinted top edge, slight spotting to fore edge, front flyleaf of both volumes has top edge clipped, number stamp on rear flyleaf of both volumes, else clean and tight; 2 vols. (xliii, 874 pages), illustrated (color maps, genealogical tables).
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.
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.
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: 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.
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;.
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).
Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey: Humanities Press, Inc., 1978. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. solid maroon DJ spine with ivory titling, creasing, chips and closed tears at ends and solid maroon jacket panel corners. light rubbing and wear to panels. touch of wear to navy clothbound HB spine ends, gold stamped titling between. SIGNED BY AUTHORS ON RIGHT FEP. L.O.C. SURPLUS DUPLICATE. a clean unmarked interior with smooth, basic ivory outer edges. 307 pp. ISBN# 039100879X.
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.
Essex: Essex Record Office, 1991. Octavo: G-/no-DJ hardcover: Red and multicolored spine with white text: Boards have heavy shelfwear, extensive chippping at tail of spine and bottom corner, chipping at upper corner and head of spine, binding solid: Textblock is age toned else mostly clean with owner's name in ink on front free page, exterior fore edge has some staining: 364 pp.
London: Christie's, 2005. Small Quarto; VG-/paperback; lavender purple spine with black text; 2 volumes: The Champalimaud Collection, Evening Sale, Wednesday 6 July 2005 [pp 267]; The Champalimaud Collection, Morning Sale, Thursday 7 July 2005 ; volumes housed in lavender box; box exterior shows slight soiling, with 2 flat tears to rear; strong, intact panels; covers show light wear to exterior; red spines with white text; minor rubbing to edges; text blocks have very little wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; pictorial endpapers; frontispieces; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
London, England: The Travel Association, 1949. 2nd Edition. 8vo., 47 pages, illustrated, maps; VG-; illustrated cover with brown print, some spotting, stains, corners bumped, lower spine corner torn away, tear to front cover at top staple of binding, slight wear to upper and lower edges of cover; clean inside; maps of inner and outer London printed inside cover flaps.
London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office. First Edition. 8vo, iv, 41 pages, tables; G-; white cover with black print, peripheral foxing to cover and edges of pages, some creasing to front of cover, slight bumps to outer corners, back cover creased; clean interior; "Presented to Parliament by the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry by Command of Her Majesty, February 1972."
n. d. n. publ. 1993. Booklet; pp ; G/paperback; beige covers show slight soiling to exterior, mostly toward edges; minor wear to edges; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; inscription to previous owner to front pastedown; slight smudges toward head edge, small stain to spine toward head edge; otherwise interior clean.