Nantucket, MA: Bartlett's Ocean View Farm, Inc., 2011. Large Octavo; pp 128; VG/VG-; green spine with white text; scarce; dust jacket has very light shelf wear to exterior; small smudge to rear; mild sunning to front near spine; cloth clean; strong boards; text block clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
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London: John Churchill, 1846. 12mo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print on black banner, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, wear to corners and spine caps, mild scuffing, slight stain on front; Text block has tinted top edge, red speckled fore and bottom edges, bookplate on front pastedown, foxing to endpapers, cracked front and rear hinges, else clean and tight; xx, 495 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Chicago: Aldine Publishing Company, 1966. Second printing. Large octavo; pp 666; VG-/G; sun faded ivory spine with green text; dust jacket has minor edge wear, slight sunning and wear to exterior; cloth shows light sunning to spine and head edge; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name stamped to title page, interior clean;.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1955. Octavo; pp 128; VG-/VG-; dark tan spine with black text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior, minor wear to edges, mylar covering, price clipped front flap; cloth has slight wear to exterior, light wear to corners; text block shows slight age toning to edges; interior clean;.
San Diego, CA: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Publishers, 1987. First Edition. oblong half-folio. VG-/VG. black DJ spine, with ivory titling. fully illustrated in color for both front and rear jacket design. main jacket panel has wide titling in black capitals aligned beneath upper edge. ivory clothbound HB, stamped titling in gray. blind-stamped incised into front board. heavy foxing in patches on upper half, mainly head-edge and the thick panel edges. 95 + images profusely illustrate, they highlight the textblock paragraphs in 3-wide columns per sheet, adjusting for figures and illustrations. 173 pp. ISBN# 0151265909.
Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 1983. US Printing. Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. gently sun faded picotorial segments beneath ivory tipped spine with small black, centered titling. a montage of color images bright the area beneath black and/or orange tilting. corners are thumbed and wraps front cover is curling slightly. chapters includes many b/w numbered figures. generally read, no writing to textblock. as is. 816 pp. ISBN# 0226393348.
Sydney: George Allen and Unwin, 1984. Oblong Octavo: VG/VG: Green spine with white text: DJ is in good condition with general shelfwear, some small chips along head of spine: Boards are strong and clean, ligth rubbing at corners and head and tail of spine: Textblock is clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: 175 pp.
London, Great Britain: Mitchell Beazley Limited, 1973. Dutch Printing. Qto. VG/VG, in slipcase. auburn and dark auburn foliage brightly illustrates the DJ spine and jacket front, ivory and dark yellow overlay titling. edgewear is minimal, protected in exactly matching slipcase, solid and clothbound with affixed seamless illustrations. excellent brown clothbound HB with stamped gilt titling down tall spine and upon front board. a bold, rich olive hue shades the endpages. tightly bound, with maps, charts, data panels and profusely illustrated in color aside the small black characters that make up the paragraphs and columns on the stark white stock backdrop. 288 pp. ISBN# 0855330155. this volume is in super shape, in a sturdy, protective slipcase.
London: Methuen & Co. Octavo; G- Hardcover; Green spine with Black text on white spine label; Boards strong, rubbing to corners, slight cocking to spine, some edgewear, moderate shelfwear, open tear to spine label; staining and small black and brown marks on front and rear endpapers and pastedowns, foxing of varying degrees on most pages, split hinges between pages 96 and 97 and between pages 160 and 161, writing in pencil on rear pastedown; 211 pp.
New York, St. Louis, San Francisco: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1969. Octavo; pp 482; Good; brownish gray spine with green and white text; cloth shows modest wear to exterior; worn corners; slight creases to joints; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; light foxing to copyright and title pages; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding;.
New York: Aperture Foundation, Inc., 1990. Quarto; pp 143; VG-/G; bluish orange spine with pink/white/blue text; dust jacket has some rubbing to exterior; minor chips to corners; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; lightly bumped fore corner; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; slight ink to half title page; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; interior clean.
San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1991. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with orange print; DJ has edgewear, light rubbing on rear, else clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with green cloth to spine and white paper to boards, light wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has spotting to top edge, else clean and tight; xi, 434 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Greenbelt, Maryland: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1998. Small Quarto; VG-/no-DJ paperback; White spine with black text; Covers darkened with age, otherwise clean, general shelfwear and edgewear, front cover and first 1/3 of textblock creased, back cover has small crease at the bottom, left-hand corner; Textblock clean, first 1/3 creased along with cover; pp 179.
West Newton: C. J. Maynard, 1918. 12vo; VG-/no-DJ; Grey spine with no text; Boards strong, spine cocked, boards have a few spots and minor edge wear, pastedowns age toned, hinges have thin tears on them, binding is strong; Textblock age toned, textblock head edge has a few small spots, interior clean; 177 pp.
New York: Random House, 1971. First Edition. VG hardcover in VG- Dustjacket, Octavo, full cloth HC, white VJ with black & purple/red lettering, DJ has some wear around edges, small 1.5" cut on front cover; Boards strong, clean, slight cocking to spine; textblock lightly agetoned, clean. inscribed by author to I. F. Stone on front endpaper (see photo).
Woodstock, VT: Backcountry Publications/The Countryman Press, Inc., 1989. Octavo; pp 309; Good/paperback; blue spine with white text; covers show slightly thumbed corners; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; light dampstaining to tail edges toward front of text pages; previous owner's name inside front cover; frontispiece; illustrated; inscribed by author;.
Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Geological Survey Fourth Series, Bulletin M 20, 1934. Octavo; VG-/Hardcover; Green spine with gilt text; Heavy shelf wear and age to covers, bumping at the corners, fraying along spine head and base; Binding cocked, damp staining to page corners, age toning to pages; Age toning to text block exterior, text block clean; 729 pp.
New York, Chichester, Brisbane: John Wiley & Sons, 1974. Octavo; pp 547; G-; brownish red spine with gilt text; cloth shows moderate rubbing to exterior; worn corners; slight creases to joints; strong boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; light foxing to first and last few pages; some underlining and marginalia; illustrated; illustrations in pouch to rear pastedown;.
Los Angeles: Perpetua Press, 1999. Folio; VG-/G+; Black spine with brown text; Dust jacket has some wear along edges such as rubbing on exterior and edges as well as tear at tail spine edge, otherwise intact; Boards has minor rubbing at corners but panels are strong and sturdy; Text block is clean with tight binding; pp 132. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
University, Alabama, 1912. Third edition. Octavo; Third edition; G+; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth, slight wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight, mild age-toning to paper; “Geological Survey of Alabama”— at head of title; 254 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Colorado: Westcliffe, 2007. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG+/VG; Spine white, and sunned t a light tan, with brown text; DJ has general shelf wear, some edge wear, sunned on some edges, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing to corners, some edge wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, binding is strong, content is clear; pp 125; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, tan with black print; Cover is green with black print, peripheral tanning, spotting, slight stain to front, edgewear, slight bumps to outside corners; Text block has spotting to edges, clean text; “Reprinted from Tequesta : the Journal of the Historical Association of Southern Florida, Number XXII, 1962”; Includes “Ornithology of ’The Cruise of the Bonton’” by William B. Robertson, Jr.; 78 pages.
New York: The Viking Press, Inc., 1973. first. Quarto; VG-/G; Yellow/gray spine with off-white text; Dust jacket has frayed edges with a 1.5 inch tear at bottom spine edge and top of spine has 3 small tears, rubbbed exterior and corners; Boards have bumped corners, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock is slightly age toned, orange mark on last page; pp 80.
Washington D.C. Smithsonian Institution Press, 1988. Quarto; G paperback; Light Blue spine with Black and White text; Covers have some edgewear, some shelfwear, heavy bending to bottom corner of front cover; Textblock has heavy bending to bottom corner of pages from front endpaper-page 80, some bending to bottom corner of pages 81-86, some toning to pages; 208 pp.
California: University of California Press, 1995. Apparent first edition, unstated. Oblong quarto. VG with VG- dust jacket. Red spine with gold lettering. Some rubbing to the dust jacket panels. Covers, binding, book block edges, and pages generally very good. Photography by Tupper Ansel Blake. 202pp.
Layton: Gibbs Smith, 1963. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Red, green and white speckled spine with white text; Light shelf wear to dust jacket, minor rubbing to surfaces, jacket now protected in mylar cover; Moderate wear to boards, light bumping to corners, binding solid; Minor blemishes and foxing to text block exterior, text block clean; 298 pp.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1993. First edition. Thin, Octavo; VG-/VG-; Black spine with white & coral text & red lines along text; Dust jacket has rubbed & sunned spine, very minimal edge wear and only slightly handled exterior, flaps inside have age toning along edges; Boards are lightly sunned with light, general edge wear, however planks are straight & strong; Text block is just lightly age toned & clean; pp 207.
New York: William Sloane Associates, Inc, 1948. Ex-libris,Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Black spine with copper text and green scroll leaf; Heavy shelf wear and age to jacket, fraying and chipping along sides, edges and corners, jacket now protected in mylar cover; Heavy age wear to boards, fraying along corners and at spine, binding slightly cocked, library markings on front paste-down, toned pages; Age toned, darkened text block exterior, text block clean; 335 pp.
Golden, CO: Fulcrum Publishing, 1994. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Light orange spine with black text: DJ is in mylar sheath, clean with light shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean, light rubbing to edges, binding solid: Textblock exterior has small stain along head edge else clean, pages clean and unmarked: First Edition: 276 pp.