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London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office. First Edition. 8vo, iv, 41 pages, tables; G-; white cover with black print, peripheral foxing to cover and edges of pages, some creasing to front of cover, slight bumps to outer corners, back cover creased; clean interior; "Presented to Parliament by the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry by Command of Her Majesty, February 1972."
London: The Trustees Publication Dept, National Gallery. Large, thin Quarto; VG/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine without text; Covers are lightly age toned with very slight shelf wear, writings in black ink inside rear cover, otherwise crisp; Text block has slight ivory tone, otherwise unmarked; pp 36. Arts - Renaissance.
Milan: La Pietra, 1973. Ex library facsimile copy; Quarto; VG/no dust jacket; Red spine with black text; Light scuffing on boards, light wear at corners, library stamp on cover; Text block is age toned, small stains on tail edge, library stamp on front end-paper, light even foxing in margins, text is unmarked and undamaged.
Paris: Histoire et Collections, 1986. Quarto; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with red print; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, wear to spine caps, mild amount of smudging on rear; Text block clean and tight; Text in French; Each of the six issues is separately paged, illustrated (some color).
Octavo; VG/VG-; Paperback with jacket. White & pink spine with pink & blue text; Japanese language; Pencil markings throughout on various pages; Dust jacket has slight shelfwear, otherwise clean; Covers have slight shelfwear, otherwise clean; Textblock is slightly age toned; pp 244. No disc present.
Kapon Editions, 2000. Large Quarto; VG+/no-DJ paperback; Purple/pink/blue graphic designed spine with light pink text; Egyptian & English languages; Covers have only slight shelf wear, very strong & clean presentation; Text block has light age toned exterior edges, otherwise clean & crisp; pp 287. Arts - Ancient.
Albany: State of New York, 1909, 1910. Large Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; light brown spines with brown text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, 1778-1779, pp 430; vol. 2, 1780-1781, pp ; vol. 3, Index, pp 268; cloths have some spotting and scratches to exteriors, mostly towards edges; chips to spine edges with other general edge wear; text blocks have age darkened exterior edges; interior clean; deckled edges, others uncut; vols. 1 and 2 show cracked front gutters; other vol. 3 has minor cracking to gutters, otherwise intact bindings; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Washington: William A. Harris, 1858. Thick Octavo; G/no-DJ; Light brown spine with gold text on a red bar; Boards are moderately sunned with slight rubbing along edges and corners, overall intact with strong panels; Text block has previous owner's book plate on front pastedown and darkened slightly due to age and handling, with otherwise unmarked pages with tight binding; small tear at head fore edge of title page. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Headley Brothers, 1962-76. MONUMENTAL BRASS SOCIETY BULLETINS, TRANSACTIONS, PORTFOLIOS Monumental Brass Society bulletin #4 Dec 1973, #6 Jun '74, #8 Feb '75, #9 Jun '75, #11 Feb '76, #12 Jun '76, #14 Feb '77, #15 Jun '77. Bulletins are 8-1/4 X 11-3/4", saddle stitched, 15-19 pp. Some soiling, shelf wear, bumping, and scattered foxing on all volumes; small open tear on bottom of volume 11 front cover. Some age toning to edges. Interior clean. List of Members of the Monumental Brass Society for Mid-April 1964 and June 1966. (7 x 9-1/2" 15&19pp) Transactions of the Monumental Brass Society Vol IX, Part IX, No. LXXIX November 1962 (pp463-566, 6 x 9" perfect bound in wraps) Transactions of the Monumental Brass Society Vol X, Part I, No. LXXX December 1963 Transactions of the Monumental Brass Society Vol X, Part III, No. LXXXII December 1965 Transactions of the Monumental Brass Society Index to Volume X July 1974 Transactions of the Monumental Brass Society Vol XI, Part I No. LXXXVI Dec 1969 (pub Dec 1971) Transactions of the Monumental Brass Society Vol XI, Part III No. LXXXVIII Dec 1971 (pub June 1974) Transactions of the Monumental Brass Society Vol XI, Part IV No. LXXXIX Dec 1972 (pub Dec 1974) Transactions of the Monumental Brass Society Vol XI, Part V No. XC Dec 1973 (pub Dec 1974) Transactions of the Monumental Brass Society Vol XI, Part VI No. XCI Mar 1975 (pub Jun 1975) Transactions of the Monumental Brass Society Vol XII, Part II No. XCII 1976 (pub Aug 1978) (all 7-1/2 x 10", perfect bound, grey wraps, 40-100pp each) All Transactions show some shelf wear, bumping and splitting at ends of spine on vol. XI part 1 & vol. X part III. Wraps have closed tears and major bumping on edges on a few volumes,Some age toning to pages but text and pictures is clear. Portfolio of the Monumental Brass Society Vol VI, Part II 6 plates Portfolio of the Monumental Brass Society Vol VI, Part 7 6 plates Portfolio of the Monumental Brass Society Vol VI, Part 12 8 plates Portfolio of the Monumental Brass Society Vol VII, Part III 7 plates Portfolio of the Monumental Brass Society Vol VII, Part IV 7 plates Portfolio of the Monumental Brass Society Vol VII, Part V 6 plates (all 11x17" folios in grey wraps with loose plates) Some shelf wear, rubbing and worn on ends. Small closed tears to wraps; some sunning on vol. VII part III and stains on vol. VII part V. Slight age toning to pages but text and illustrations are clean and clear.
London: Smith, Elder, & Co., 1884. Octavo; pp 404; Fair; dark green spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has some rubbing wear to joints; beveled edges; minor fraying to spine tail edge; gilt titles and illustration to front; cocked spine; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; broken hinges, as is; illustrated endpapers; slight offset toning to few early pages; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; slight ink to half title page; frontispiece with tissue guard; illustrated; deckled edges;.
Orleans: Henri Tessier, circa 1920. First Edition Thus. Octavo; 50pp; later green cloth; owner bookplate front pastedown; contents a bit toned; French text offprint containing 4 individual articles, including 1) Mouvements perpetuels mecaniques; 2) Mouvements a circulation de fluide; 3) Mouvements magnetiques et electriques; 4) Mouvements perpetuels divers. [Spine; gilt title on green cloth]. [Note: A.S. Con Bedini].
New York: International Music Company, n.d. Quarto; G/paperback; pp 248; sunned blue spine with black text; covers show slight wear to exterior; previous owner's stamped name to front; light crease to rear fore head corner; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; minor cracking to front gutter; profusely illustrated.
Nottingham Castle Museum, 1975. First Edition. 8vo., 94 pages, illustrated, oblong widthwise; VG+; cover with gold/cream and red illustrations and red print, slight crease on front near spine edge, upper right corner slightly bumped; clean inside; "An exhibition"; At head of title: "City of Nottingham Leisure Services"
New York: Frank A. Munsey & Company, 1893. Large octavo; VG- Hardcover Dark green spine with gold label and green text; spine has slight wrinkles, and bumping to the corners and edges; Front and rear gutters are cracked but volume is in tact;Text block has age-tone with tanned pages and edges otherwise,clean;728p.
New York: Frank A. Munsey & Company, Publishers, 1894. Octavo; VG- Hardcover; Bluish green and gold spine with black text; Boards have moderate rubbing to the front and rear and bumping to the corners; Gutter between front free end-paper and title page is cracked but pages are in tact; front free end paper has an inscription of the previous owner; rear free end papers have foxing; Pages are slightly discolored and edges are minimally deckled otherwise text block is clean; 668p. (Vol.10- Odd Vol.).
New York: Frank A. Munsey & Company, 1893. Large Octavo; VG-Hardcover; Dark green spine with gold label and green text; Boards have wrinkles and bumping to the spine, and stains to the front and rear exterior; Front and rear hinges are slightly cracked but book is tact; Text block is tanned and age-toned otherwise clean; 728p.
New York: Frank A. Munsey & Company, Publishers, 1894. Octavo; G+ Hardcover; Bluish green and gold spine with black text; Boards are shelf worn with severe rubbing to front, marks to the rear, bumping to the the corners and edges; Gutter between front free end-paper and title page is cracked but pages are in tact; Front free end paper also has an inscription of the previous owner and all end papers have severe foxing;edges of the volume are slightly deckled and pages moderately tanned otherwise text block is clean; 674p.(Vol.11- Odd volume).
Kunker, 2014. Large Octavo: VG/no-DJ wraps: Red spine with white text: Covers in good shape wwith some scuffing, very small amounts of fraying at corners: Textblock is clean and free of markings, folds and tears: Book is an auction catalog and contains numerous color photographs of the listings: Book is predominately in GERMAN with some English translations: 143 pp.
Orgosolo: Edizioni Kikinu. Octavo; VG-; Paperback; Spine, white with black print; Cover has slight edgewear, slight shelfwear, but is clean and bright; Text block clean and tight but for date in ink on title page; Text in Italian; 90 pages, chiefly color illustrations. [SHELF: Renaissance and Italian Art].
Rotterdam: Veenman Pubishers/Gijs Stork, 2006. Octavo; VG-; Paperback; Spine, green with pink print; Cover has bump to top right corner (throughout), slight shelfwear, clean and bright; Text block has remains of torn away label on half-title page, bump to upper corner, else clean and tight; Half-title page bears title “Odd and Even”; 288 pages, illustrations (color). [Shelf: German & Scandinavian Art].
London: Frederick Warne & Co., 32mo; G-/no-DJ; Dark green spine without text; Cloth has rubbing wear & scratches on front head edge, exterior front and less wear along edge with lightly sunned spine, panels are intact and strong; Text block shows darkened exterior edges, cracking along hinges from binding between pastedowns and front end papers, and light pencil on pp 22, 34-35; pp 95. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box J.
Lolivieri, 1902. Oblong quarto, unpaginated. VG; Spine is vellum with gilt flower design. Bound tourist's photo-album comprising 30 pasted in photographic reproductions of views of Napoli. Vellum covered boards are embossed with ornate gilt decoration. Bumping and shelf-wear. Foxing and soiling to boards; age-toning to margins of text and foxing to a few plates. Previous owner's inscription to flyleaf and previous bookseller's sticker to front pastedown endpaper. Binding is sturdy; shelved above mythology.
Washington, D.C. U.S. Department of the Interior Geological Survey, 1970. Folio; pp 417; VG-/no-DJ; navy blue spine with silver text; overlays in pouch for national maps laid in at rear pastedown; cloth shows only slight wear to exterior; light splayed but strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to front pastedown; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society, 2005. Eighth Edition. Folio; pp 137; VG-/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; dark blue slipcase has rubbed exterior; smal chip to front tail edge; intact panels; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Natinal Lampoon, 1979. Quarto; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with blue print; DJ in mylar, edgewear, long closed tear at top of front, slight soiling to edges and spine; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mildly cocked spine, mild warping, slight wear to spine tail and bottom edge; Text block clean and tight; 318 pages, illustrated (some color).
London: Baldwin and Cradock, 1829. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with gold print on black banner; Boards in cream cloth, tanning to spine, tear along front hinge, wear to corners and spine caps, spine head torn away, tanning, shelfwear, spotting; Text block has grey-tinted top edge, spotting to edges, foxing throughout; variously paged, illustrated (b&w).
New York: Sotheby's, 1990. Large Octavo; VG/G; black spine with silver text; dust jacket shows some rubbing to exterior; minor edge wear; cloth has some foxing to exterior, mostly to spine and edges; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Printed and sold by E. Duyckinck and P.A. Mesier, 180-? 12mo; Poor+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown without print; Boards in brown leather, worn spine caps and corners, creasing and tears to spine, tear to lower rear hinge, scuffing, stains; Text block has endpapers torn away, pencil notations on front pastedown, lower portion of title page and last page torn away, paper is heavily age-toned with foxing, cracked hinges, shaken binding, intermittent spine breaks; unnumbered pages.
Cooperstown: H. & E. Phinney, 1832. Stereotype Edition. 18mo, 324 pages; Fair; Spine, brown, too worn to see print; Boards in brown leather, wear to corners, edges and spine caps, stain to front, tear along top portion of front hinge, mild warping, scuffing; Text block has speckled edges, pencil notation to front pastedown, cracked hinges, intermittent spine breaks, foxing throughout; “Orson Jackson’s”— at bottom of title page;.