USA: The Platt & Munk Co., Inc., 1932. na. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. small, tight square softcover, neatly stapled binding. bright ivory pages with illustrations in color and b/w with text. unpaginated, 11 illustrated pages including front cover, unsoiled blank ivory rear is p.12 clear inside, no marks or writing, an excellent copy, No. 3100-C in a series.
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Quincy: Granite Railway Company, 1926. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown without print; Boards in grey paper and brown cloth, wear to corners and spine caps, slight smudging to front; Text block has owner label on front pastedown, spine break at page 11, else clean interior; 29 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
Leipzig, Wien, Berlin, New York: Arthur J. Benjamin; Wiener Boheme Verlag, c1926. Serial. Quarto; good/wraps; tan spine with no text; illustrated front panel with black text; shelf wear, chipping and wear; age-toning and spot staining; 47 pp.; 20 songs [piano and voice]; spine, split starts; else very good. ---PRIMARY TEXT IN GERMAN.
Leipzig, Wien, Berlin, New York: Arthur J. Benjamin; Wiener Boheme Verlag, c1926. Serial. Quarto; good/wraps; tan spine with no text; illustrated red front panel with white and gold text; shelf wear, chipping and wear; age-toning and spot staining; 47 pp.; 20 songs [piano and voice]; spine, split starts; else very good. ---TEXT IN GERMAN. Shelve in "13 ephemera" box in Netdesk office.
London: Joseph Masters, 1851. 12mo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print, bottom portion becoming detached; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, spotting, bumped corners, tattered spine caps, spine tail becoming detached; Textblock has front flyleaf torn out, vendor label on front pastedown, rear endpapers torn along hinge, tanning to title page, foxing to other pages; variously paged, frontispiece, illustrated.
New York: William Helburn, n.d. . folio, 61 loose plates; VG-; spine black with gilt lettering; plates held between boards, loose as published, ties; all 60 plates present, plus the title page; moderate shelfwear and bumping to boards; plates have age toning, some have water damage to fore edges that does not impact images; insde boards have tape holding ties in; water damage to front board; shelved front table.
Bruxellae: Arcade, 1967. Quarto; VG/no DJ; Ex-library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print; Slipcase in black paper, light shelfwear but clean and strong; Boards in red cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for library stamp on front endpapers; Parallel texts in French and English; 180 pages, illustrated (color and b&w plates). [Shelf: German & Scandinavian Art] [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.].
Elkton: Shenandoah Valley Folklore Society, 1993. Limited edition. Octavo; Limited edition, 762/1000; VG-; Paperback; Spine, white without print; Cover is white, illustrated with black print, slight stain to front, vendor label on rear, slight bumps to corners, slight shelfwear; Text block clean and tight; xv, 127 pages, illustrated (some color).
Leningrad: "Khudozhnik RSFSR" 1981. Quarto; pp 202; VG-/G-; white spine with black text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; some chips to corners; 2.5 inch chip to rear tail edge; cloth has slight wear to exterior; slightly bowed boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; red endpapers; profusely illustrated with may photographs; interior clean; Russian and English text.
1988. Large Quarto; VG/VG-; Black spine with pink text; Dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior edges & spine with moderate rubbing on rear but otherwise clean and undamaged; Cloth has very slight shelf wear with clean, strong and intact panels; Text block shows light wear on exterior edge with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 199. Russian text.
Venice: Francesco Toss, 1796. early edition. 12mo rebound in dark brown marble hardcovers with 4-bands leatherette spine and gold letters (date at bottom of spine indicates 1706 as opposed to 1796 date of publication); minimal soiling and shelf wear on boards; strong binding; purple marble end pages; woven paper with only slight fading; contains 25 folded plates of detailed architectural descriptions, and other engravings throughout, one of them with small cut at bottom edge; page 190 has a small crease; text tight, in Italian; first published in 1792; shelved in Case # 10.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1962. Thick Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Red spine with gold text; Boards are slightly sunned on exterior with light rubbing & light stainns on panels, minor edge wear and overall clean & sturdy; Text block shows minor shelf wear, slightly age toned with clean pages; pp 863.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1968. Thick Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Red spine with gold text; Boards are slightly sunned on exterior with light rubbing on panels, minor edge wear and overall clean & sturdy; Text block shows minor shelf wear, slightly age toned with ink writings on title page and pastedowns and otherwise undamaged; pp 1356.
New York: Time, Inc., 1934. Quarto; Fair; Paperback; Spine, blue with white print; Cover is torn at spine ends and across front top edge and fore edge, large portion sliced away from bottom half of fore edge, cocked spine, significant shelfwear; Text block has bent corners, smudging and holes to initial pages, clean inside; 184 pages, illustrated (some color).
Brooklyn: Mayor's Office, City Hall, 1885. Leather bound; Octavo; G+ Hardcover; Black spine with gold text; Boards are shelf worn with tears and bumping to the corners and edges, Boards are strongly stained at the rear, previous owner has adhered old newspaper to protect the hard covers (Please see photos for details) front hinge has cracking to it but binding is attached and unaffected; Text block has an errata notice on the title page and is light age-toned, contains folded maps at pp.240,244, 292, 398, otherwise clean; 710p. given the fragile nature of this item, economy international shipping is not available. Please contact seller for international shipping needs/inquiries.
Collection of three Francis Wyndham articles clipped from the London Review of Books from 1982, 1984 and 1988, inscribed to Rolland Comstock, and a handwritten and signed letter from Wyndham to Comstock dated 1989. Francis Wyndham (b. 1924) is an English essayist and short story writer who began publishing fairly late in life; his first collection of stories appeared in 1974. He won the Whitbread First Novel Prize in 1987, at the age of 63. Rolland Comstock was the famous book collector and lawyer, from Springfield MO, whose collection was known world-wide to authors and bibliophiles. (This item is kept in the eBay room).
New York: Sotheby's, 1999. Large Octavo; pp 394+370; VG-; burgundy spines with gilt text; no dust jackets; 2 volumes; cloths show mild shelf wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks show shelf slight wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; pictorial endpapers; frontispieces; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Koln: Wienand, Haus der Geschichte der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 2001. Octavo; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, white with black and orange print; Boards in illustrated paper, slight blemish on front, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Accompanies exhibition at the "Haus der Geschichte der Bundersrepublik Deutschland, Bonn, 18. Mai bis 29. Juli 2001”; Text in German; 152 pages, illustrated.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1961. Octavo; pp 1180; G/paperback; sunned green covers with black text; odd volume; full title: Freedom of Communications: Final Report of the Committee on Commerce, United States Senate prepared by its Subcommittee of the Subcommittee on Communications Pursuant to S. Res. 305, 86th Congress; Part IV: The 15-Minute Radio and Television Network Newscasts for the Period September 26 through November 7, 1960; covers show slightly sunned exterior; two closed tears to front; slight sunning toward edges; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1961. Octavo; pp 976; G/paperback; sunned green covers with black text; odd volume; full title: Freedom of Communications: Report of A Subcommittee of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, United States Senate Pursuant to S. Res. 305, 86th Congress, Providing for a Study of the Uses of Government Licensed Media for the Dissemination of Political Opinions, News, and So Forth: Part I: The Speeches, Remarks, Press Conferences, and Statements of Senator John F. Kennedy, August 1 Through November 7, 1960; covers show slightly sunned exterior; slight sunning toward edges; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned.
Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1973. Octavo; G-/no-DJ paperback; Light green spine with black text; Volume 2 only; Covers are age toned with smudges and edge wear, also moisture stains on back cover, head edge and last few pages; Textblock is age toned with foxing on exterior edges; pp 325.
London: Rodwell and Martin, 1822. First edition. Thick quarto in burgundy leather with gold gilt; six-band spine with heavy gilt; VG; moderate shelf wear on boards, mostly around spine and edges; gilt edges; paper sunned with light, occasional foxing or offsetting; text in French; contains an engraving on each page with descriptive paragraphs; shelved in Case # 7; please contact us for shipping costs; SD consignment.
2002. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Navy blue spine with red text; Includes 2 CDs in pouches on front & rear pastedowns; Cloth has some slight wear such as lightly sunned exterior with otherwise clean and strong panels; Text block has ivory toned pages which are unmarked with tight binding; pp 128. Greek & English text.
London: The Furniture History Society, 1975. Octavo; pp 136; G-/paperback; dark beige spine with black text; this volume only; covers show some sunfading to exterior, mostly to spine; slight soiling to spine; some rubbing to edges; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; soiling to exterior tail edge; interior clean; profusely illustrated; previous owner's name inside front cover;.
London: Christie's, 2002. Quarto; pp 301; VG-/paperback; red green spine with white text; covers have very light stains to front; faux flaps; text block shows light staining to exterior fore edge; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Sheldon & Company, 1876. Octavo; pp 868; G-/no-DJ; 3/4 bound black leather spine with gilt text to spines; raised bands to spine; bindings; rare; bound periodical; green cloth covered boards shows rubbing to edges and corners; slight spotting to exterior; text block marbled; interior lightly toned; marbled endpapers; frontispiece; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; cracked gutters;.
1839. Published about 1839. Large folio (33.5 x 46 cm) engravings of paintings numbered 730 through 947(most, but not all, appear) bound in marbled boards with leather spines with gilt titles. There is no volume index or table of contents, Condition is Very Good, with much shelfwear to edges of covers, leather gone from corners, but otherwise tight, bright and with very little to no foxing. shelved front door bookcase.
1839. Published about 1839. Large folio (33.5 x 46 cm), unpaginated, engravings of paintings numbered 2226 through 2686(most, but not all, appear) bound in marbled boards with leather spines with gilt titles. There is no volume index or table of contents, Condition is Very Good, with much shelfwear to edges of covers, leather gone from corners, a chip starting at top of spine, but otherwise tight, bright and with very little to no foxing. Shelve Front door case.