Stone Harbor, NJ: Meadow Run Press, 1996. First Edition, Second Printing. 8vo., 133 pp., VG; black cloth boards, gold lettering to spine; minimal wear to boards, very light foxing to text-block; interior pristine; boards protected by plastic wrapper, housed in dark green slipcase; black-and-white frontispiece and matte plates by Swan to interior; shelved Sports.
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1995. First Edition. Octavo, 652 pages; VG/VG; spine is white with dark green lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut '$40.00', has minimal shelf wear; binding has minimal detachment at the top of the spine; pages clear; signed by the author on the title page; shelved Lit Crit.
London: Gleave for Lackington, Allen & Co., 1816. First edition. Thin octavo. green leatherbound hardcover. Good- condition, darkened green spine with gilded text/design. Boards strong, binding strong, front board detached yet present, rubbing to corners; Textblock agetoned, clean save for previous owners name on front end page. pp. 160; includes 9 plates in black and white; this book is a contribution and clarification on the lack of similar research in English on the subject; sold as is; Please review images for additional details. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, on shelf above Ephemera section.
Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1890. 8vo; VG; hardcover without dust jacket; brown spine with gold text ; boards have severe shelf wear with bumps to the head and tail of the spine; boards also have severe stains but strong and in tact; front paste down has a plate; text block is extremely age-toned but clean and legible; 182p.
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1880. First U.S. Edition. 10mo; pp 216; Poor/no-DJ; brownish red spine with gilt text; with a preliminary notice by Charles Darwin; black and gilt decorations to front; blind stamped designs to rear; cloth has minor fraying to spine edges; light rubbing to edges; mild wear to exterior; text block shows age toned exterior edges; interior partially detached from binding, as is; some pages loosed from binding, but present; interior lightly toned; frontispiece with tissue guard; illustrated with woodcuts.
New York: Press of Styles & Cash, 1902. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, wear to corners and spine caps, blemish to front fore edge, shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on front and rear flyleaves, clean and tight, some age-toning to paper; Includes large color folded map in rear pocket; 124 pages, illustrated.
Frankfurt: J. D. Sauerlander's Verlag, 1867. First Edition Thus. Folio [19.5 x 14 inches]; 17pp text; 15 lithographic plates [7 double-page; 8 single page]. Good condition hardcover, Cloth covered boards with hand-written title pasted onto top board. Binding is soiled and worn but intact. Signatures are still tied but loose in binding (see photos). Title page shows soiling and wear, an inventory number in ink, Contents [plates] are very good to very good minus with only mild toning at edges and minor foxing, last two plates disconnected but present (see photo). See all five photos for details. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, on bookcase above Ephemera section.
Philadelphia: Orrin Rogers, 1845. Octavo; Poor/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, torn away but for brown binder’s tape to lower half; Boards in brown leather separated from text block and held together with binder’s tape, worn, exposed corners, scuffing, shelfwear; Text block detached from covers, lacks binding to spine, torn front flyleaf, intermittent spine breaks, significant foxing throughout; "Comprehending the cultivation of plants, the husbandry of the domestic animals, and the economy of the farm; together with a variety of information which will be found important to the farmer"-- title page; 504 pages, illustrated.
Philadelphia and London: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1933. First Edition. 10mo; pp 336; VG-/G+; burgundy spine with ivory text; scarce; dust jacket has light sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; minor chips to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; light toning to edges; text block has slight age toning to edges; interior clean.
Prado Norte, Mexico: Cemex, 1997. First English Edition. Tall quarto; full red cloth hardcover in black photo-illustrated dustjacket; some mild external wear and wrinkling; contents very good; profusely illustrated in color. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. [Spine; white titles on black]. Warning. Book is 12lbs. Can not ship via Economy International shipping. May require additional postage with Expedited/International orders.
New York: Random House, Inc., 1966. First Edition. Small quarto; pp 229; VG/G; black spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight wear to edges; small closed chip to spine tail edge; mylar wraps; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; minor edge wear; strong boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; illustrated; frontispiece; previous owner's name to ffep;.
Englewood, CO: Westcliffe Publishers, 2003. folio in cloth with DJ. VG/VG-. DJ has some shelf and edge wear especially on ends of DJ spine. Binding slightly cocked. Book is mostly composed of photographs by Tom Blagden. Text by Charles R. Tyson and W. Kent Olson. Signed and inscribed by photographer Tom Blagden. 152pp. Shelve on front table. DJ spine is black with white text.
Boston: Martin Garrison & Co., 1884. Octavo; Fair- hardcover. Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown illustrated cloth with gold print, torn along hinges, tattered spine caps and corners, worn edges, stains and shelfwear to boards, spine panel detached but present, front board loose but not detached yet; Text block has vendor label on front flyleaf, penciled name on front endpapers, cracked hinges, foxing to edges, shaken binding; 1244 pages, frontispiece, “Illustrated with nearly 400 engravings and diagrams”. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
Wiesbaden: Verlag Christa Hemmen, 1987. First Edition. Quarto; VG/VG-; Hardcover with dust jacket; Yellow spine with green text; Dust jacket has moderate marks and scratches; Boards have minor edge wear due to exposure to the sun but boards are sturdy; Front free end-paper has a rubber stamp of the previous owner; otherwise text block is clean; 279p.
Washington: Copp, Henry N., 1882. third edition. Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Burgundy spine with gilt text; Cloth has heavy wear such as tears along front gutter, head edge, & corners, as well as sunned spine and spotted & rubbed exterior; but panels are still attached, 'as is'; Text block has darkened due to age with slight cracking along hinges between pastedowns & end papers, slight foxing on front pastedown, and light pencil throughout but binding is intact; pp 114.
New York: Fowlers and Wells, 1847. First Edition Thus. Octavo; iv; 212pp; xii; 209pp; leather spine and cloth boards; largely rubbed and worn but intact; owner name in ink front endpaper; scattered foxing and soiling throughout; spine title reads Marriage. | Phrenology. The first volume (i.e. the first work) lacks a title page and is in smaller typeface than the second volume. Each with illustrations (of heads). [Spine; gilt titles on old black leather].
New York: American Book Company, 1905. First Edition. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; brown spine with black text; Boards have bumping on the head and tail of spine and corners, light staining on back board, rubbing on front and back, rubbing to edges, interior boards have age toning; Textblock has age toning has age toning; interior pages have age toning, name of previous owner written in pen on the first page in the top right corner; 142pp.
San Francisco: W.H. Freeman and Company, 1979. Octavo; pp 322; VG/G; yellow spine with red and burgundy text; dust jacket has slightly sunned spine; minor wear to edges; price clipped front flap; cloth clean; strong boards; text block exterior edges show light wear; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed to bookplate by author.
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Business Weekly Publications, 2012. Eighth Edition. Octavo; pp 892; VG/VG; green spine with white text; book housed in brown cardboard box; dust jacket has minor wear to exterior; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; Chinese and English texts.
New York: The Viking Press, 1977. First Edition. Oblong Quarto; pp 135; VG-/G+; black spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight wear to edges; light rubbing to exterior; light toning to flaps; mylar wraps; cloth is clean; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; writing to verso of ffep; interior clean.
New York: Robert Speller and Sons, 1957. First edition thus. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Green spine with black inset and gold text; No wear to covers, ex library copy with call number sticker at spine tail, boards strong, corners sharp, binding strong; Ex library copy with stamps and pen notations on end pages, abraiding of first pages of textblock from removal of borrowing card jacket, top of textblock slightly discolored due to age, otherwise clean, pages crisp, VOL. 1 ONLY, CONTAINS NO SPECIMENS; pp 204.
Bethesda: American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 1997. Second edition. Quarto; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in glossy red paper with gold print, mild wear to corners, else clean and strong; Text block has spine break at page 18, else clean and tight; xvi, 689 pages, illustrated (some color). 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: The Religious Tract Society. 32mo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green embossed paper with gold print, cloth is puckering, bumps to corners, wear to spine caps, spotting, shelfwear; Text block has gilt edges, endpapers in front and rear torn along hinges, some spotting to endpapers, rear endpapers have vendor label, slight amount of foxing; vi, 192 pages, illustrated.
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1943. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; tan, blue and black illustrated spine with tan and black text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, edgewear, small closed tear on back head edge; vggboards are strong, sunning around edges and along spine, spine cocked; textblock has slight edgewear, otherwise clean; pp 324.
Chicago: Alexander Eger, 1941. American Edition: Revised and Enlarged by the Author. Octavo; 129pp; bound in full brown cloth; minor rubbing and wear to crown and foot; owner name in pencil front pastedown; bookseller ticket below; few small spots on board cloth; contents very good throughout. [Spine; faded gilt titles on brown cloth].
Los Angeles, Minneapolis: Design Center for American Urban Landscape, 1989. Folio; pp 102; VG-/paperback; black spiral bound; stiff black boards; gilt lettering to front; some mild rubbing to boards; light toning to interior edges; intact panels; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; inscribed with author's initials to title page;.
n.p. Smiley Brothers, 1950. Third Edition. 12mo; pp 96; G/no-DJ; beige spine with burgundy text; cloth has slight sunning to spine, some light soiling to exterior, strong boards; original glassine wraps showing chipped edges; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate remnants to front pastedown; missing ffep; shadow toning to rear endpaper; interior clean.
Chicago: Rand, McNally & Company, 1881. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Ex-library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print, library call number label at bottom; Boards in brown embossed cloth with gold print, mitred edges, tattering to spine caps, corners, edges, shelfwear; Text block has red-tinted edges, library bookplate, stamps, torn away pocket to front and rear endpapers, library stamp and call number on title page, cracked hinges, chipping to edges of front endpapers, pp. 985-986 present but torn from binding; 1085 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
San Francisco: The Conservation Land Trust, 2015. Large Quarto; unpaginated; VG/VG-; green spine with yellow text; yellow slipcase has slight wear and light soiling to exterior; dust jacket has mild shelf wear to exterior, some wear to edges; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Oxford University Press, 1971. Octavo; pp 160; VG-/no-DJ; bright green spine with gilt text; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, strong boards, ex-library label to spine; text block has slight toning to exterior edges, ex-library's bookplate to front pastedown, stamp to front pastedown and fore edge, ex-library writings, markings and pouch to rear endpaper and pastedown; interior clean.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1899. Octavo; pp 144; Fair/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; cloth has slight soiling to exterior; slight darkening to spine; fraying to spine edges; light rubbing to edges; sturdy boards; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges; cracking to gutters; maps at rear pastedown; ex-library with markings inside; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
New York: Golden Press, 1969,1970. Mixed Editions. Large Octavo; Good; yellow spines with red text; 16 volumes; no jackets; cloths show modest wear to exteriors; some rubbing wear to corners; lightly sunned spines; boards slightly splayed; text blocks have slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New South Wales. Australia: Surrey Beatty & Sons Pty Limited, March 1994. Australian Printing. tall Qto. VG-/VG. light pink and hot pink segments have titling separated, printed in black ink and decorative, thin black striping accents form head to tail. largely illustrated jacket with slim inner flaps. evergreen clothbound HB, imprinted black labels, gilt-stamped titling with gold accent bands. pen/pencil marks with marginal notation, underlining. 2 column textblock, illustrated with color and b/w figures. few small folded corners. as is. volume solid, bound neatly. complete in 404 pp. ISBN# 0949324485.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1939. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 582; G/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; light ink to p 17; ex-library with markings and stamps inside; good binding; illustrated with several charts;.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009. Octavo; “Digitally printed version”; G; Paperback; Spine, green with white print; Cover has crease to rear bottom corner, else clean and bright; Text block has final pages bent at lower corner, highlighting in essay no. 10, else clean and tight; xii, 476 pages, illustrated.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1882. Thick Octavo; G/no-DJ; blue spines with gilt text; profusely illustrated with tissue guard to frontispiece of vol. 2; full title: The Land of the Midnight Sun: Summer and Winter Journeys through Sweden, Norway, Lapland and Northern Finland; 2 volumes: vol. 1, pp 441; vol. 2, pp 474; cloths have slight sunning to exteriors, mostly to spines, some slight wear to boards; moderate wear to edges and corners, strong boards; text blocks have age toned exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedowns; interiors clean.
New York: W.H. Freeman and Company, 1995. Second Edition. Quarto; VG-/G+ Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; Gray and white spine with Red text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, some shelfwear, bending and wrinkling along head edge of both covers; Boards strong, slight edgewear, slight shelfwear, slight rubbing to corners; Textblock has faint mark on half title page, slight gray toning along tail edge; 765 pp Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s).
London: Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited, 1989. Revised edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Green spine with black text; Boards straight and strong, front board's top right corner bumped, bottom corners have minor wear, front pastedown has former owner's name and location in black ink, binding strong; Textblock: slight cracking of binding between pp. 224-225, interior clean; 320 pp.
Cambridge, MA: The Riverside Press, 1941. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Blue spine with white text; Inscribed by author; Ex Libris; Plastic book jacket protected-DJ clean with general edgewear, the front cover has a 1" tear, and the back cover has several scar marks; Boards strong, front cover has original gold and red stamp affixed to front cover; Deckled textblock lightly darkened by age but otherwise clean, previous owners' bookplate affixed to front inside hinge, and an author inscription to the previous owner appears on the half title page, headband is stamped in red ink; pp 315.
The Netherlands: VSP BV, 1995. First Printing. 8vo. VG - / - no DJ. mild red glossy wraps spine with white capitals for centered titling between smaller black editors and publisher. wear moderate to spine ends, a tad heavier to partly bumped softcover corners. general handling, covers as is. clear contents feature many figures within the chapters. mild, some gray discoloration to white PB outer edges. 685 pp. ISBN# 906764188X.
St. Helena, CA: Napa Valley Vintners, 2013. First Edition. Oblong quarto; unpaginated; VG-/VG-; black spine with white and yellow text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Albany: Luther Tucker, 1846. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown embossed cloth with gold print, chipping at hinges and spine, spine caps torn away, worn corners and edges, shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf and title page, vertical tear to rear flyleaf, tanning/age-toning to paper; 392 pages, illustrated.
Harrisburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 241; G/G; dark green spine with blue and white text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior; price clipped front flap; cloth clean; slightly splayed boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by author;.
Westport, CT and London: Praeger Publishers, 1996. First Edition. Octavo; pp 420; VG-/VG-; brownish black spine with dark yellow text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; minor bumping to corners; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; inscribed by author.
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1975. Octavo; pp 204; G-/paperback; black spine with yellow/green/blue text; covers have moderate wear to exterior, some rubbing to edges, chipping to head and tail spine edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, slight cracking to front hinge; interior clean;.
New York: Random House, 1944. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 303; VG-/no-DJ; browned yellow spine with gilt text to dark green bar; black slipcase has detached at spine, rubbed corners, moderate wear to exterior; cloth has some age toning to spine; boards covered with dark green cloth; clean edges; strong, intact boards; previous owner's bookplate to verso of frontispiece; text block has green endpapers; illustrated with color plates throughout; slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean.