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Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press. Mixed Editions. Octavo; G/G; blue/gray/red spines with black/blue/ white/ orange text; 5 volumes: vol. 1, The Emergence of the Catholic Tradition (100-600), pp 393, [ISBN 0226653706], 1971; vol. 2, The Spirit of Eastern Christendom (600-1700), pp 329, [ISBN 0226653722], 1974; vol. 3, The Growth of Medieval Theology (600-1300), pp 333 [ISBN 0226653749], 1978; vol. 4, Reformation of Church and Dogma (1300-1700), pp 423, [ISBN 0226653765], 1984; vol. 5, Christian Doctrine and Modern Culture (since 1700), pp 361 [ISBN 0226653781], 1989; dust jackets have modest wear to exteriors; minor chips to edges of vols. 1 and 2; lightly sunned spines; mylar wraps; cloths have slight shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text blocks show slight foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffeps; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Henry G. Bohn, 1854,1860. Mixed Editions. 10mo; G/no-DJ; 3/4 dark green and brown leather spines with gilt text and decorations to spines; 4 volumes: Historical Dramas, pp 516; Historical and Dramatic, pp 553; Early Drama and Romances, pp 493; History of the Thirty Year War, pp 519; marbled boards have some wear spines, some rubbing and fraying to boards, moderate wear to exteriors and edges; marbled text blocks have light wear to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplates to front pastedowns; off set to title page from frontispieces; light pencil to end papers; frontispieces with tissue guards; marbled endpapers; interiors clean.
New York: George P. Putnam, 1850. First edition. 12mo; pp 176; G-; green spine with gilt text; Title: The Hungarian Revolution, outlines of the prominent circumstances attending the Hungarian Struggle for Freedom: Together with brief biographical sketches of the leading statesmen and generals who took part in it; covers have heavy soiling toward fore edges; sun fading to exterior, some wear and fraying to edges, as is; text block shows darkening to exterior edges, cracking to hnges, foxing to pages toward front and rear of text; inscribed by author;.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1997. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 512 pages, VG/VG; white and blue pictorial DJ, red lettering: very mild wear to covers, "U.S. $27.50 / Can. $37.00" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, navy blue faux-leather paper spine, lighter blue matte paper boards, bright silver lettering to spine: minimal wear to boards, light age-toning/wear to text-block, interior clean, with several black-and-white photographic plates; INSCRIBED by Ambrose to first blank page; shelved Window or WWII.
Basingstoke, England: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004. First Edition, First Printing [ST ANTONY'S SERIES]. Octavo, 224 pages, VG/VG; DJ, tan and gray colorblocked spine, black lettering to spine: mild overall wear to DJ, covers protected by mylar; black matte paper boards, bright silver lettering to spine: very mild overall wear to boards, inscribed by previous owner to title page; light staining/roughness/waving to title page (inscription affected) likely from liquid damage, otherwise interior clean; very mild wear to text-block, minor small stains to fore- and bottom-edges; shelved in Espionage and Terrorism.
New York, London, Totonto: Scribner, 1995. First Scribner edition. Thick Octavo, 1172 pages; VG-/G+; spine green with yellow and black lettering; this volume only; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; dust jacket has some chipping and closed tears, primarily to head and tail of spine, corners; spine slightly cocked; top edge pf text block red; with 78 maps including foldout and 50 illustrations; shelved Napoleon;.
Boston: Phillips, Sampson & Company, 1850. Octavo; G+/ Hardcovers with no dust jackets ; the two volumes are in uniform condition; dark brown spines with gold text; the spine of Vol.1 is slightly broken at the front joint; boards have severe shelf wear with bumps and tears on the spines and tips of the volumes but are in tact; text blocks are strongly tanned and have stains on front and rear free end-papers as well as the top, the bottom and the fore edges and on few pages; front free end -papers of both volumes have an inscription; pages are legible; 492p. ( Vol.1); 598p. (Vol.2).
Oslo: Scandinavian University Press, 1998. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 486; G/G; blue pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket has slight shelf wear to exterior; minor edge wear; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, light foxing to exterior head edge; interior clean; illustrated.
Helsinki: John Nurrminen Foundation, 1995. Quarto; pp 287; VG-/VG-; blue spine with white text; dust jacket shows slight sunning to exterior; minor chipping to edges; closed tear to front tail edge, as is; mylar wraps; cloth has lightly toned exterior edges; some rubbing wear to edges; lightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Paris: Ernest Bourdin, Editeur, 1862. Large Octavo; pp 644; G-/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; raised bands and gilt borders to spine; black front and rear; blind stamped borders to boards; cloth has some soiling to exterior; minor chips to spine edges; rubbed corners; text block shows all edges gilt; frontispiece with tissue guard; tissue guard shows staining; profusely illustrated; cracking to gutters; silk endpapers; illustrated; French text.
New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1954. First Edition. Octavo; pp 540; G/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; cloth has slight sunning to spine; minor wear to corners and spine edges; smudges to exterior; sturdy boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; frontispiece.
New York: The Association of Bukovinian Ukrainians, 1970. Ex library, Library of Congress; Octavo; VG/no dust jacket; Maroon spine with white text (call number); Some light spot stains on boards, call number at tail of spine, undamaged; Light dust stains along edge of text block, light foxing on end-papers, library stamp on rear end-paper, sticker from binder on rear paste-down, library stamp on page 200, errata insert at page 200, text is clean and undamaged; 200pp. Shelve in upstairs area, on shelf perpendicular to copier.
Hartford: Andruss and Star, 1815. Early reprint. Two volumes in octavo. Fair. Two volumes on a related subjects in identical bindings. The book by LaBaume is missing its title page. Worn leather covers and spines exhibit significant rubbing. Volume 1 missing part of leather along the head of its backstrip. Hinges of both volumes loose. Owner markings to front and rear end paper and pastedown of both volumes. Binding fair to good for both volumes. Text block solid, but hinges are loose. Some stains to the pages of both volumes. We are including the book by LaBaume with the book by Porter as part of a matched set. Volume 1 is 400pp. Volume 2 is to 354pp.
Iasi: The Center for Romanian Studies, 1996. Revised, Second Edition. Octavo, VG/VG-Hardcover; Black spine with yellow text; Moderate shelf wear to covers, warping and creasing to covers, rubbing to sides, minor chipping and closed tears, chipping at corners; Creasing and bumping to boards, rubbing along surfaces, binding cocked, sticker on rear paste-down; Text block clean, vivid color illustrations; 724 pp.
West Point, NY: Department of Military Art and Engineering, U.S. Military Academy, 1955, 1958. Mixed Editions. 2 Octavos and Quarto atlas; G-/no-DJ; navy spines with gilt text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, pp 373; vol. 2, pp 478; vol. 3, is an accompanying book of atlases, 125 maps; cloths show moderate soiling to exteriors; chip to front joint of vol. 2; some rubbing to edges; text blocks have slight toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; ex-library stamp to exterior head edge atlas; some ink and pencil throughout volumes; cracked front gutter to vol. 1; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1896. 1st American assumed. Octavo; Good+ condition. Red cloth,gilt portrait on front, title on spine in gilt. Corners bumped. Spine faded. Binding sound. Textblock foxed, gilt top intact and bright. Pages foxed, but otherwise clean, flat and white. front free end paper torn halfway down page near binding. No notes or marginalia.390 pgs. shelve locked case 10.
London: Oxford University Press, 1965. Large Octavo; pp 750; G-/no-DJ; sunned blue spine with gilt text; this volume only; cloth shows some rubbing to edges; moderate wear to exterior; some sunning towards edges; sturdy boards; text block has noticeable soiling to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; light foxing to endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated; light pencil; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Murphy Y McCarthy, Publishers, 1902. Small quarto; pp 281; Fair/no-DJ; burgundy spine with black text; gilt illustration to front; full title: Atlas and Cyclopedia of Ireland: Part I, A Comprehensive Delineation of the Thirty-Two Counties; Part II, The General History; cloth has rubbed exterior; heavy wear to edges; slight darkening to spine; marbled text block shows moderate wear; some discoloration to exterior edges; patterned endpapers show age toned edges; small chip to ffep; interior slightly toned; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1928. Large Octavo; pp 70; G/no-DJ; beige spine with navy text to paper label; cloth has beige spine light blue boards, slight sunning to exterior, some smudges toward edges and spine; text block has some age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; deckled edges; interior clean.
London: William Miller, 1812. Octavo; pp 52, 130 plates; VG-/no-DJ; vellum spine with gilt text to red and black bars; gilt design to spine; this volume only; boards show slight soiling to exterior, light wear to edges; text block has some foxing to first and last few pages, light foxing throughout text; marbled endpapers; previous owner's name to title page.
Madrid: 1918. Thick Octavo; pp 1097; Fair/no-DJ; sunned reddish beige spine with gilt text; red cloth has sun fading to front and rear; gilt design to front and rear; blind-stamped borders to panels; chips to head and tail spine edges; some rubbing to edges; text block shows age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's embossed stamp to title page; cracked gutters; frontispieces with tissue guard; p 15-16 loosed, but present; interior shows age darkening toward edges; illustrated; Spanish text;.
Florence: Villa I Tatti, 1991. Octavo; VG/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine white with black print; DJ shows wear and creasing at all edges, small smudge on front; Boards in red cloth with black print, bumped corners, slight bump to front top edge and to rear bottom edge, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight; 293 pages, 48 pages of plates, illustrated.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1889. Octavo; pp 591+562; G-/no-DJ; navy spines with gilt text; full title: The Viking Age: The early History Manners, and Customs of the Ancestors of the English-Speaking Nations; 2 volumes; gilt designs to spine and front; cloths show some moderate soiling to exteriors; minor fraying to corners and spine edges; slight sunning to spines; sturdy boards; text blocks show slight age toning to exterior edges; interiors clean; ex-library with bookplates to front pastedowns; previous booksellers sticker to ffeps; cracking to gutters; frontispieces; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York, Bombay and Calcutta: Longmans, Green and Co, 1911. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Off-white spine with black text; 2 volumes - Cloths are covered with custom wrappers with mylar overlay and have slightly sunned spines with some fraying wear at spine edges, other minor edge wear, and lightly rubbed exteriors due to handling, otherwise panels are sturdy and good; Text blocks have cracked at binding between end papers on v. 2 and at rear hinge on v. 1, as well as darkened exterior edges and show light foxing, some foxing on toward first and last few pages, pages all fully bound; owner's book plate on front pastedowns; pp 1129.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1980. First edition. Octavo; pp 769; G+/G; teal blue spine with navy text to white strip; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior, light sunning to spine, minor chipping to edges; cloth shows light sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block exterior shows slight wear, interior clean;.
London: Ward, Lock & Co. Limited, 1899. First Edition. 10mo; pp 351; G-/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; cloth has slight soiling to exterior; mild edge wear; intact panels; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue; interior clean; cracked front gutter; slightly cocked spine; previous owner's name to verso of ffep; profusely illustrated;.
London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1897. Octavo, 405pp. Hardcover without jacket in VG- condition. Bumping and shelf-wear. Faint rubbing to corners of cloth-bound boards. Age-toning to end pages; stamp on rear paste down end paper. No markings or creases to the text. Binding is shaken but sturdy. Features attractive green top-stain and rough-cut text block. Includes map at rear and uncut pages of advertisements. Shelve: HISTORY - GREECE Spine is green cloth with gilt text.
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1868. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; dark brown spine with gilt text; 3 volumes; rare; ex-library; spine are leather has slight wear to bands across spines, slight rubbing to exteriors, some fraying to spine edges, rubbing to edges; text blocks show darkening to exterior edges, sticker residue to rear endpaper of vol. 1; bookplates of previous owner to front pastedowns, embossing of ex-library to title pages, as is; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: George Allen and Unwin Ltd., 1931. First Edition. Octavo; pp 356; G+/no-DJ; dark brown spine with gilt text; cloth has moderate wear to exterior, slight scratches to spine, few spots to boards; text block has some foxing to exterior edges, light toning toward edges of some pages; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; slight cracking to front gutter; map at rear pastedown.
Boston: Walker, Wise, and Company, 1864. Apparent first edition, four volume edition. Four volume, octavo. Fair+ with no dust jackets. Brown spine with gold lettering for each volume. Rear hinge of volume 1 loose. Stain to top edge margin of volume 1 above the text. Significant staining to front cover of volume 2. Moderate rubbing and staining to covers of volume 4. Volumes 1 and 3 covers good. Shelf-wear to the top and bottom edges of the spine of each volume. Nick to center of spine of volume 3. Paper of each volume age-toned and fragile. Nick to front free end paper of volume 1. Volume 1 to 455pp, volume 2 to 500pp, volume 3 to 575pp, volume 4 to 665pp.
Paris: Les Presses Universitaires de France, 1946. First;. Octavo in blue and white soft covers; G/G-; spine white with black letters; covers show heavy shelf wear; spine has an open tear on top; front first end page is detached from spine and soiled; binding strong; paper discolored; folded charts and illustrations interspersed; uncut pages; pp. 382; this book is in FRENCH; as is.
Imprensa Nacional de Lisboa, 1967. First;. Very thick octavo in soft covers; Good; spine ivory with black and red letters; binding strong; paper covers somewhat soiled and discolored with small bents around edges; deckle edges foxed; paper clean; very sparse pages with penciled underlining and annotations; contains folded reports at the end; pp. 961; this book is in PORTUGUESE.
East Linton, Scotland: Tuckwell Press, 2000. First Edition. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Black spine with white text: Covers have general shelfwear, some scuffs, 1 inch by 1 inch block of scratches on front, binding solid: Textblock exterior has some age toning, half title page inscribed by the author, title page signed by the author, rest clean and unmarked: 318 pp.
London, Edinburgh and Dublin: William Mackenzie, n.d. Large Octavo; G/no-DJ; burgundy red spine with gilt text; with descriptive and historical letterpress; volume VI; this volume only; cloth has elaborate decorative front with gilt and black; embossed decorations to rear panel; sun darkened spine with gilt designs; minor fraying to corners, spine edges; beveled edges; sturdy boards; text block has all edges gilt; cracked gutters; frontispiece; slight offset to title page; profusely illustrated with tissue guards; ex-library with slight markings to pastedowns; inside; beautifully colored frontispiece; slight toning to pages; good binding;.
Glasgow: Maclehose, Jackson & Co., 1923. Octavo; pp 445; Fair/no-DJ; navy spine with gilt text; cloth has heavily sunned spine; rubbed edges; slight soiling to exterior; text block shows age toned exterior edges; frontispiece; slight writing to ffep; illustrated with photographs and maps; deckled edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; light foxing to first few pages.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1969. First edition. Large Octavo; pp 270; G+/G; yellow/black spine with ivory text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior, chipping to edges, sun fading to spine; cloth has slight sun fading to exterior, minor wear to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, sticker to front pastedown; interior clean;.
New York & Bombay: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1897. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Navy blue spine with gilt text & vertical filigree designs; 2 volumes; Panels are half-bound with leather spine & corners and cloth which have slightly sunned exterior; wear along edges ; text blocks have darkened on exterior edges; slight foxing on pages throughout; previous owner's book plate on front pastedowns; cracking along front hinges at bindings; pp 341 + 309; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Prague: Orbis Prague, 1949. First Edition, 5200 copies. First Edition, 5200 copies. Octavo booklet; frayed cream thin spine; G-/Wraps; Heavy shelf wear and age to covers, fraying along sides, edges and to corners, marks along rear surfaces, blue marks along rear cover edge, large 4 inch tear of front cover at head of spine and 3 inch tear at base of spine, front cover separated but present; Binding intact, erratum insert; Text block clean, grey scale illustrations; 37 pp.
St. Petersburg: Ivan Fiodorov Art Publishers, 2001. Thick large quarto; pp 510; VG/VG; green spine with white text; dust jacket shows lightly sunned exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has light wear to edges; strong boards; text block has very light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; arts - Collections; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Washington and London: M. Walter Dunne, Publisher, c. 1910. Folio; unpaginated; Fair/no-DJ; blue spines with gilt text; signed, numbered edition, this is number 145; 2 volumes; cloths show noticeable soiling to exteriors; some sunning to exteriors; rubbed edges and corners; sturdy boards; text blocks have deckled edges; interiors lightly toned; illustrated; signed by editorial director, Oliver Leigh; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: J.M. Dent and Sons, 1928. Tenth Edition. 8vo., xx, 387pp.; VG; 3/4 bound in dark blue leather, paneled spine, two brown labels with gilt lettering, gilt tooling; marbled boards and endpapers; top panel of spine peeling; bumping to corners, head and tail of spine; top edge of text block gilt; 5 plates, including frontispiece; shelved under front counter.
London: Cambridge University Press, 1922. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; hardcover; green spine, gild text; boards strong, minor edgewear, minor shelfwear, foxing in interior, minor cracks in binding; text block age toned, foxing on first and last pages, minor soiling along fore edges; xiii, 480pp.