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Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1980. Reprint. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Green spine with gold text; Boards are slightly sunned with bumped fore corners, lightly rubbed edges & corners, light spotting & rubbing on exterior, otherwise panels are sturdy; Text block shows shelf wear due to handling & age but pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 638.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, 1959. First Edition. Octavo, 240 pages, VG-/G+; white DJ, black lettering: moderate wear with scattered mild water damage to covers, lettering affected yet clear and legible; mild edgewear with slight chipping to head, tail, and corners; "$3.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, black cloth spine, mint faux-leather paper boards, silver and black lettering to spine: lettering to spine somewhat rubbed yet bright and legible; mild edgewear to boards; mild bumping to head and tail; age-toning to text-block, stippled fore-edge; light age-toning to interior, text clear and legible; SIGNED by Hall to ffep; shelved Case 10.
London and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1969. Fourth edition. Octavo; pp 432; G/G-; blue/black spine with black text; dust jacket has slight toning to exterior, price clipped front flap, mylar wraps; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Tokyo: Institute for the Study of Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa, 1980. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Ex-library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth, small tear to front hinge, slight shelfwear, else clean and strong; Text block has library stamp on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Text in English, vocabulary in Chinese characters and English; xxii, 420 pages, folded map.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1941. Reprint. Small Octavo; VG-/Fair; Off-white & light blue spine with blue & black text; Dust jacket has rubbed and sunned exterior with fraying & worn edges with some tears mostly at head & tail edges of front, covered with mylar; Boards have slight shelf wear, with unmarked and sturdy panels; Text block is slightly age toned on exterior edges with tight binding and clean pages; pp 345. Inscribed by the author.
Tehran: Farhang Moaser, 1986. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black and blue with white print; DJ in protective plastic sleeve taped to boards, edgewear, shelfwear; Boards in black cloth; Text block has stains to top and fore edge, fore edge has indented Persian alphabet markers, slight stains on endpapers, else clean and tight; Added Persian title page at rear; Words in Persian with English definitions; 1039 pages.
Lipsiae: Apvd G. Fleischervm Ivn. 1816. 10mo; pp 816; Poor/no-DJ; beige spine without text; brown marbled boards have slight sun fading to front and rear; partially detached front panel, as is; heavy wear to edges, as is; some rubbing to exterior and edges; text block has red colored exterior edges; ex-libris bookplate to front pastedown; previous owner's name to ffep; ex-library with markings inside; foxing sprinkled throughout text pages; light pencil; Latin text;.
Ann Arbor: Center for South and Southeast Asian Studies, The University of Michigan, 1986. Third printing. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with black text; Covers have slightly smudged and lightly rubbed exterior with minor edge wear, panels are intact & sturdy; Text block shows slight wear due to age & handling, pages are clean inside with tight binding; pp 337.
London: Impensis A. Robertson and Co., 1824. Octavo; pp 437; G/no-DJ; light brown spine with gilt text; full leather binding; possibly rebound; boards have slight wear to exterior; bumped corners; some few brown spots to spine; slight rubbing to edges; text block shows browning and some stains to exterior edges; some offset toning to endpapers; previous owner's name to endpaper; interior lightly toned; light pencil to front pastedown; Latin text.
Alger: Adolphe Jourdan, 1908. First Edition Thus. Octavo; vii;54pp;117pp; spine cloth and boards with original printed wraps laid down; largely chipped and worn at edges and corners; spine cloth faded but title still visible; owner name stamp front end-paper; prelims foxed; contents very good throughout. [Spine; brown letters on faded red cloth].
Frankfurt: Athenaum, 1971. first edition. octavos in pale grey cloth hard covers with DJ; VG/VG; spine with grey letters; DJ with moderate soiling and discoloration; strong binding; paper slightly faded; text clean; external edges foxed; in German; app. 400 pages each volume; shelved in Linguistics section.
Tokyo: Kenkyusha Limited, 1960. Octavo; VG-/no dust jacket; Red spine with silver text; Light edge wear at corners of boards, slight warping of front board, otherwise clean and sturdy; Text block is age toned and foxing, half-title and rear end-paper are crinkled, some dog eared pages, previous owner's name on front end-paper, interior is otherwise clean and undamaged; Japanese Language; 2204pp. [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].
Edinburgh: Creech, Constable and Co & W. Blackwood, 1808. First Edition. 2 Quartos; VG- to G+; Black leather spine with 5 raised bands and gilt lettering; Both volumes re-bound in 1/2 leather with marbled end papers; Some scuffing to leather and edges of the boards, spines rubbed, Chipping to top edge of volume 1, bumping to the corners; Edges of text block show some scuffing, interior age-toned. Ex Libris ink stamp. Great shape for age. 2 Volume set. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to restriction(s) Shelved in endcase near stairs on sales floor.
Beijing: Sinolingua, 1997. First Edition. Octavo; VG/Wraps, 2 Vol Set; Vol I -spine is green with red text, Vol II - spine is peach with dark peach text; Light shelf wear to covers, minor rubbing along surfaces of volumes, light marks otherwise clean; Binding solid; Text block clean, in Chinese and English languages; Vol I- ISBN - 7-80052-507-0; 276 pp Vol II - ISBN - 7-80052-508-2; 337 pp.
New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1946. Octavo; pp 532; G/Fair; dark greenish blue spine with ivory and yellow text; dust jacket has several chips to edges; minor rubbing to fore edges and joints; tape mends to flap edges; price clipped front flap; mylar wrap; cloth has modest wear to exterior; mildly cocked spine; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding; interior pages clean.
Nenston, England: The Scholar Press Limited, 1967. Reproduction. Thin octavo. Good with no DJ. Tan spine with gold lettering. Ex-library copy. Library markings to front cover, front and rear pastedowns. Age-toning to rear cover. Book block edges slightly foxed. Text pages very good with many reproduced black and white plates.
Goma: Librairie Les Volcans, 1975. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, tan and green with green print; In clear plastic protector taped to covers; Cover has spotting/foxing on rear, creasing to spine; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, notes in ink on final page, slight foxing to endpapers, slight curling to corners of initial pages; French-Swahili / Swahili-French dictionary; 681 pages.
Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass Publishers, 1997. Octavo; pp 343; VG-/no-DJ; red spine with ivory text; odd volume; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior, minor rubbing to edges, price sticker to front flap; cloth has slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows very slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean.
Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Private Limited, 1997. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 302; G/no-DJ; red spine with ivory text; odd volume; dust jacket shows few vertical creases wear to front, minor rubbing to edges, price sticker to front flap; cloth has slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows very slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 2006. Quarto; 2 volumes; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with white print; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, light wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text blocks have name in ink on front pastedown, else clean and tight; 2 vols. (xxv, 180, 64 pages; xx, 182-534, 64 pages).
Cambridge, MA; London, UK: Harvard University Press; William Heinemann Ltd, 1951. Reprinted. 16mo; G-/no-DJ; red spines with gilt text and gilt scrolls to spine; 2 volumes: vol. 1, Books V-VII, pp 367; vol. 2, Books VIII-X, Fragments, pp ; cloths have slight soiling to exteriors; minor chips to spine edges; moderately rubbed edges; sturdy boards; text blocks show slight age toning to exterior edges; some ink and pencil margin markings and underlining in both volumes; slight cracking to gutters; tape reside to pastedowns in vol. 1;.
New Delhi: Krishan Kumar/Read Well Publications, n.d. 16mo; pp 200; G-/paperback; brown spine with ivory text; covers show modest wear to exterior; rubbed edges and joints; minor chips to spine edges; some moisture soiling to rear; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; staining to front gutter at title page; ex-library stamp to title page; light soiling to tail edge; page 107 wrinkled;.
London: The Soncino Press, 1964. Small Quarto; Good; dark red spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has modest shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s) This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
London, Great Britain: Oxford University Press, 1957. UK Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. pale mint-green DJ spine has tiny dark red titling centered at the worn opposite ends, heavily smudge, light soiling from exposure and handling. tiny cuts and mild stress points to corners of the mint-green DJ. front inner flap clipped.dark plum toned HB, tiny gilt-stamped titling. gently handled sheets, no writing and mark-free. 143 pp.
Paris: Editions du Seuil, 1977. Octavo; pp 537; Good-/paperback; ivory spine with black and gray text; covers show noticeable rubbing to exterior; worn edges; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; intact panels; text block has light soiling; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; illustrated; text in French;.
Pretoria: J.L. Van Schik, Bepk. 1946. Thick Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Dark green spine with gold text; Boards haved sunned spine, white stains on panels, moderately rubbed edges and light scratching, tear on front tail fore edge; Text block is lightly age toned exterior edges with slight cracking at pp 30-31, 512-513, 768-769,960-961, and 1318-1319 from binding, light pencil on front pastedown & end paper; pp 1320.
Parisiis [Paris]: Simonem Benard, 1683. Later Edition. Octavo, [1-3], 4-240, [1-2], 3-243, ; VG; bound in early full acid, paneled spine with gilt titling and stamping; some rubbing and wear to binding, including some chipping to head and tail of spine, bumping to corners; text block speckled red; ink stains to pages 216/217; mild scattered age-toning to interior; early ink name on title page; shelved case 4.
Amstersdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 1992. Octavo; pp 515; G/no-DJ; light pink spine with black text; cloth shows moderate wear to exterior; sunning to spine and board edges; rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name stamped to head edge; interior clean.
Paris: Chez Lefevre, Libraire, 1818. Octavo; pp 810; Fair/no-DJ; brown spine without text; leather boards have severe wear to exterior, outer layer of spine missing, chipped edges; text block has age toned exterior edges, some staining to edges of pastedowns and endpapers, light foxing throughout text, minor chipping to fore edge of ffep; condition noted; signed by author; French text.
New York: Cassell & Company, 1887. 12mo; Fair+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with black print; Boards in cream cloth with black print, wear to spine caps and corners, smudging, soiling to spine, edgewear; Text block has shaken binding, intermittent spine breaks, pencil annotation, mild foxing; ix, 109 pages.
London and New York: Longman, 1994. Octavo; pp 203; G+/paperback; cream white spine with black text; this volume only; covers show light wear to exterior; lightly thumbed corners; intact panels; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to half title page; interior clean;.
London: Oxford University Press, 1961. Reprinted. Thick Medium Quarto; pp 2111; Fair/no-DJ; sunned blue spine with gilt text; cloth shows noticeable sunning to exterior; some chipping to spine edges; moderate soiling to exterior; text block shows darkening exterior edges, due to age; interior slightly toned; minor cracking to front gutter; shadow toning to verso of half title page and title page; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1919. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; brownish-grey spine with blue text; cover has rubbing, age toning, small pen mark on front, edgewear, binding is strong; textblock has age toning, name stamped on front endpaper, small tear at bottom of title page, otherwise clean; pp 175.