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New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1982. Octavo; pp 264; G-/Fair; grayish tan spine with brown text; dust jacket shows noticeable sunning to spine; moderate rubbing to exterior; some chips to edges; cloth has mild wear to exterior; sunned spine; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; sticker remnants to front pastedown; tight binding.
Lanham: University Press of America, 1994. Second edition. Quarto; Second edition; G; Paperback; Spine, grey with white print; Cover has light edgewear, small surface ears to front; Text block clean and tight; 240 pages. Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Boston, MA: Cheng & Tsui Company, 1994. Quarto: G+ condition paperbacks: Blue spine with white text: Covers have general shelfwear, fraying to corners, scuff marks, barcode sticker on back of volume 2, binding solid: Textblock exteriors have some dust staining/soiling, pages clean and unmarked: 2 volume set: Unpaginated. [Oversized books. Additional postage may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping might be unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Edinburgh: Southside (Publishers) Ltd., 1976. First Edition. Octavo; pp 220; VG-/VG-; green spine with beige text; dust jacket has slight wear to edges, exterior has light sunning, rubbing to spine, price clipped front flap; cloth shows slight sunning to boards, text block has has stain to fore edge, some slight foxing to exterior edges, writing to ffep, previous owner's name embossed to half title page; interior clean.
Barcelona: IBM Espanya / Ajuntament de Barcelona / Diputacio de Barcelona / Caixa de Barcelona Obra Social, 1984. Text in Catalan; Large quarto; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Light grey spine with black text; Spine has vertical crease down its right side from top to bottom, covers have some light edge and corner wear, spine is cocked, front cover has a short, light crease on its upper edge, bottom right corner and bottom edge of front cover have some very faint damp staining, lower half of front cover has some faint brownish spots esp. on left side, book's spine has a few small spots, back cover has rubbing and some light scuffs near top and faint damp stains in the bottom left and bottom right corners; Textblock is age toned, fore edge has a few small spots, book's binding is cracked between pp. 40 and 41 and between pp. 52 and 53 but no pages are separated, interior clean; 175 pp.
Roma: Tipografia Poliglotta Vaticana, 1928. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth, mild wear to corners and spine caps, light shelfwear, fading to spine; Text block has name in ink on front pastedown, name stamps to front endpapers and title page, tanning to endpapers and age-toning to paper, minor amount of ink/pencil notation throughout, pp. 82-83, 86-87, 90-91, 94-95 are blank pages missing their printed text; Text in Italian; xii, 294 pages.
Cincinnati: Winthrop B. Smith & Co., Publishers, 1848. Revised and Improved. Small Octavo; pp 336; G-/no-DJ; light brown spine with gilt text to black bar; leather boards has moderate wear to exterior and edges, some chipping to head spine edge, rear board shows slight cracking toward head edge at joint; text block has age toned exterior edges, slight staining toward edges of first few pages, cracking to front hinge; previous owner's name to front pastedown; interior clean;.
Notre Dame, Indiana: University of Notre Dame Press, 1972. Octavo. VG in price-clipped VG DJ. Orange spine with white and black lettering. Crease to front flap of dust jacket. Lamination beginning to peel from bottom of dust jacket panels. Front cover slightly bowed inward. Binding, text block edges, and pages all very good. 343pp.
Philadelphia; New York: Chilton Books, Education Division, Publishers, 1967. Quarto; pp 103; Good; orange spine with black text; no jacket; this volume only; cloth shows mild soiling to exterior; some noticeable rubbing to edges; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; light foxing to exterior head edge; light tone to front and rear gutters; interior clean; ex-libris with plate to front pastedown; intact binding; profusely illustrated; Russian text;.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1941. Reprinted. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; pp 769; black spine with gilt text; full title: The American Language: An Inquiry into the Development of English in the United States; cloth shows moderate wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; cracking to front gutter; interior lightly toned; deckled fore edge; inscribed by author.
New York: Barnes & Noble, Inc., 1965. Seventh edition. Octavo; pp 672; G+/G-; Yellow spine with black text; dust jacket has detached front to joint, slight rubbing and soiling to exterior chipping to corners and spine edges, price sticker to front flap; cloth has slight sun fading to exterior, minor wear to edges; text block shows slight wear and light age toning to exterior edges, interior unmarked;.
n.p. The Commercial Press, 2004. Large Octavo; pp 2176; Good+; black spine with red and white text; no jacket; cloth shows several scratches to exterior; strong boards; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; interior clean; small red stamped character to last page; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Chicago, Atlanta, Dallas, New York: Scott, Foresman and Company, 1914. 10mo; pp 130; G; navy blue spine without text; no jacket; cloth shows moderate wear to exterior; rubbed edges; sturdy boards; text block age toned exterior edges; blue stain to exterior fore edge; previous owner's name to ffep; some pencil to ffep; interior pages fairly clean; good binding;.
Philadelphia: S. Probasco, 1829. 12mo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print on black band; Cover in brown leather, spine head torn away, torn along rear hinge, wear to corners and spine tail, spotting; Text block has spotting to edges, significant foxing throughout; “Advertisement to the ninth edition”— page 7; 306 pages.
Tokyo: Kaitakusha Publishing, 1952. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; G/No-DJ; Spine is sunned to a tan with white speckling and gold text; Boards have some light rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, scratches and scuffs, joints and hinges are sensitive; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, some foxing, content is clear; pp 215.
London: Arnold Publishers, 1999. Second Edition. Octavo: G-/no-DJ paperback: Dark green spine with white text: Covers have significant shelfwear, Sun fading, creasing to front, fraying of corners, rubbing, binding solid: Textblock exterior has mild foxing to head edge, light on fore and tail edges, pages have highlighting in first quarter of book, pencil notations that do not impact readability: Second Edition:488 pp.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 19068. Quarto; VG/G-Hardcover; Sunned grey spine with black text; Heavy shelf wear and age to volume covers; minor discolored spots along surfaces, sunned spine; Binding cocked; Text block clean; latin text; Library of Congress Catalog Number 68-29181 Volume I [A-D] - pp - 1351 Volume II [E-I] - pp - 1404 Volume III [ K- P] - pp -1240 Volume IV [Q - Z] - pp - 1380 Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Bupapest Hungary: A Magyar Bibliophil Tarsasag, 1934. first thus edition. G+ condition hardcover. Quarto (10" tall) in floral-illustrated boards with dark green quarter leather spine, title on spine in gilt. No DJ. Wear to boards; edges rubbed, agetoning to edges and spine, significant abrading to spine. Text in Hungarian. A number of b&w and color print images (14 numbered prints). 133+ pp. Limited Edition #266/400.
MIami: University of Miami Press, 1968. Octavo; VG Hardcover; Green spine with Gold text; Boards strong, some edgewear, some shelfwear, small black mark on front cover toward head edge, otherwise clean; Textblock has faint foxing along edges, ink stamp on front endpaper, writing in pen on pages after last printed page, otherwise clean; 199 pp.
Elizabeth, NJ: Hollym International Corp. 1993. Revised Edition. Octavo: VG-/Paperback: White spine with dark gray text: Covers have some mild soiling, general shelfwear, mild bump to upper front cover, binding solid: Textblock has some minor age toning else clean and unmarked: Revised Edition: 484 pp.
London, Great Britain: Hamish Hamilton, 1947. First UK Printing. 8vo. VG- / - no DJ. fading red clothbound HB, with tiny gilt-stamped titles centered at opposite ends. front and rear boards partailly faded with thin abraded edges. tonal discoloration to fep/ffep. prior owner's name and date in pencil on right fep. thin medium ivory sheets with no marks nor stains to main textblock. 381 pp.
Amstelodami: Blaviana, 1684. Octavo; G-; Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, cracked hinges, wear to corners and spine caps, small amount of chipping to spine caps, slight scuffing/shelfwear, small surface tears on rear; Text block has tinted edges, marbled endpapers, ribbon marker, mild amount of foxing within; 588 pages + index.
Djakarta: P.N. Balai Pustaka, 1966. Octavo; "Tjetakan ke-empat" (Fourth printing /edition?); G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, grey with black print; Boards in grey paper with black print, small surface tear to rear top edge, slight peripheral fading, pencil notation on front; Text block has grey-tinted edges, name in ink on front flyleaf, spotting and creasing to endpapers, block becoming unglued/separated from binding, age-toning to paper, intermittent spine breaks; 632 pages.
Louvain: Chez L'Auteur, Circa 1950. First Edition. Octavo; 2 volumes; 733-1,333pp; original printed wraps; spines bit splash-soiled; moderate chipping and wear to crown and foot; contents very good throughout; each volume signed by the author on the copyright/limitation page. [Spines; printed black titles on buff paper].
London: Frederick Warne & Co. 18mo; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has tears at spine ends, small portion of rear top edge torn away, mild shelfwear, vendor label on rear, price-clipped; Boards in grey illustrated paper with red print, slight soiling to edges; Text in Latin; 58 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (color). NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 4, in Netdesk office.
London: Frederick Warne & Co., 1962? 18mo; VG/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has tear to front top edge, small stain on rear from removed label, light edgewear, price-clipped; Boards in cream paper with brown print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for spine break following title page; Text in Latin; 59 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (color).