London: Princeton University Press, 1954. First. Octavo; G/G-; Tan spine with black text; Previous owner's name on front free endpaper; DJ is age toned inside and outside, sunned with 0.5 inch tear at top front edge and other edge wear; Boards have rubbed surfaces and corners; Textblock is age toned; pp 476.
Moscow: Progress Publishers, 1969. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG; midnight blue spine w/white text; DJ has bumping & small open/closed tears on spine ends & on edges; shelf wear & age toning, light soiling; boards strong w/ light foxing & soiling on pastedowns; textblock has age toning, light foxing on rear free end page; pp. 490.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1957. First Edition. Octavo, 124 pages, VG-/G+; lime green dj, blue and beige title blocks, white lettering: wear with chipping and closed tearing to edges; light age-toning visible to back cover; scattered foxing to back cover and flaps; "$2.50" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, navy blue cloth spine, faux-buckram blue paper boards, bright small gold lettering to spine: minimal wear to boards, very mild fading to head and tail, light bumping/wear to corners; age-toning/wear to text-block, denting to top (top edges of some leaves slightly affected); INSCRIBED by Acheson to James Newmyer on ffep; light age-toning to endpapers and interior, signature and text clear and legible; shelved Window or case 1.
New York: The New Press, 2004. First edition. Small Octavo; VG/VG; Off-white spine with green & black text; Dust jacket has slightly handled exterior with minimal edge wear; Boards have slight edge wear, otherwise clean & strong; Text block is very lightly age toned & clean; Signed by Frank Ackerman; pp 277.
Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, 2000. First Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. mild ivory spine, titling descends word by word, each centered and tiny black uppercase for title, sage band and all editors above sage publisher close to tail. sage band extends panel-wide across front softcover with larger ivory subtitle between the enlarged black uppercase titling, all left justified. no creasing to spine or covers. essentially as unread with tables and figures numbered within each chapter. some grayscale numbered boxes highlight text details. clear, no writing and excellent unblemished edges, all volume sides. 500 pp. ISBN #0815701039.
San Diego, CA: Academic Press, 2000. US Printing. large 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. olive glossy HC spine with large white titling. minimal wear to surface and extremities. tiny red name of prior owner on left fep. textblock with tables and figures, no writing or interior marks, outer edges have minimal wear. 731 pp. ISBN# 0120445557.
Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 2005. Fourth Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. slim rusty auburn wraps spine, with black segment, small white titles for title, authors and small publisher at tail. illustrated in yellow with a fine line drawing, rear filled with yellow text. lightly skimmed textblock, clear interior. front softcover a touch thumbed. 104 pp. ISBN# 978026251202.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1998. Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with white text; Dustjacket has some minor edge wear, back cover has some surface scuffs and rubbing and former seller's sticker affixed near bottom; Boards straight and strong, edge wear very minimal, front board has very small lighter colored spot near bottom, pastedowns clean, binding strong; Textblock interior clean; 255 pp.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1962. UK Reprint. 8vo. VG/VG-. toned DJ spine, lengthy purple titleblock with ivory uppercase titling centered between very thin ivory lines. red publisher stamp/seal affixed at tail. extended purple spine titleblock extends as bands across jacket front. toning where ivory for most of jacket front/rear. clipped front inner flap. medium green clothbound HB with stamped gilt titles, minimal edgewear to extremities. prior owner name on right fep. textblock bound solidly. clear interior, sheet and edges neat and unmarked. 548 pp.
London / New York: Macmillan & Co. Ltd / St. Martin's Press, 1956. Thick octavo; vg/good-; dj, sunned-to-tan spine with red and black text; dj, shelf wear; age-toning; 4" black mark, rear cover; chipping; HB, green cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; illus.: figures, tables; former owner's name inked to FFEP and stamped to tail end of text block; 768pp.
University of Alabama Press, 1973. second printing. Octavo; G+/no-DJ paperback; Blue spine with black text; Covers have slightly rubbed and slightly scratched exterior with moderate rubbing at corners with sturdy and intact panels; Text block shows slight toning due to handling with otherwise clean and intact pages; pp 351.
Tokyo, Japan: Springer-Verlag, 2005. Japan Edition. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. slender glossy HC volume, authors are in white on partially brown and light gray split glossy bottom half, filled with black titling and dark gray tail end tip. unmarked ivory inside covers, with 72 figures numbered individually within chapters. charts, equations and text upon clear sheets, tight copy with unmarked slim, smooth ivory edges. HC boards have no impressions, sharp corners.151 pp. ISBN # 4431294260.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1989. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/no-DJ (paperback); Spine is grey with pink text; Boards have edge wear, light bumping to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, light age-toning, content is clear, binding is strong; pp 244; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Cambridge: The M.I.T. Press, 1961. Approx. 5.5" x 8.75" VG hardcover in VG dustjacket with blue spine and white lettering. Superficially scuffed, cocked boards bumped and rubbed at corners and spine ends. Age-toned jacket softened along top and bottom edges with short tears and nicks; abrasion to spine ends and corners; one small internal chip along front fore edge foldover to front flap, which is corner-clipped. Interior clean and tight. Shelve in Technology/Engineering.
San Francisco, CA: Holden-Day, Inc. 1971. First US Edition. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. dark red clothbound HB, metallic bordered black textbox with tiny gilt stamped title centered within; between bronze authors and publisher stamped at tip and tail, gently puckered ends. front and brick boards, sturdy and in lightly handled shape. ivory fep right with the previous owner's name and date in ink. some writing and underlining in dark blue felt pen within the generally handled interior, volume as is. condition.note: the remainder of interior in ivory all edges smooth, clear and excellent. 452 pp. ISBN # 0816202753.
Massachusetts: Arthur O. Taylor, 1916. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/No-DJ; Spine is dark brown with gold text; Boards have rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, badly sunned on front and back, joints and hinges are sensitive; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, some marks and scratches, content is clear; pp 393.
New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2005. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG; Paperback; Spine white and pink with black print; Cover clean but for slight wear to edges, bumping to spine caps with tear at tail; Textblock clean but for page corners folded on pages 383-390; "Commissioned and supported by Indian Economic Association Trust for Research and Development"; xii, 506 pages, graphs.
Madison, Wisconsin: The University of Wisconsin Press, 1979. First Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. DJ spine and panel area are a much rubbed gray. near full spine-length abrasion is whitish and obscures some of the pale red capitals centered between black author and red publisher. fatigue, light scuffing and impressions. yellow foxed DJ reverse. tomato red clothbound HB, stamped with black characters, a stylistic match to outer cover. slipped in material causes tonal striping to fep, ffep just mildly. numbered and titled tables and figures listed for chapters, after table of contents. text interior has no markings, but above average shape for hinges and fully bound. all edges show mild discoloration. 288 pp. ISBN # 0299078604.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands: North-Holland Publishing Company, 1967. Belgium Printing. 8vo. VG- / - no DJ. sunned and moisture soiled wraps, with tiny cuts and edgewear concentrated at stained ends, with abrading much excess rubbing has chipped away green, exposing the basic cover beneath coating. moisture seepage affects the head-edge and marginal area of the interior sheets, in addition, shows repeated staining to bottom hinge area of bottom margin. as is. left fep has been signed by previous owner in red ink, stamped in red on right fep. with highlighting at rear. as is. includes numbered tables and figures. the text interior and the characters are all legible. 153 pp.
New Brunswick: Rutgers, 1958. First Edition. Octavo; G/G; Black spine with yellow text; DJ has tape around corners/spine, few small (up to 1") open tears on head, strong surface scuffing; Boards strong, faint discoloration on spine; Textblock shows some small marks and dust packed along exterior edges, interior clean; 275pp.
Calcutta: University of Calcutta, 1951. Sixth edition. Thick octavo. Fair+ with no dust jacket. Yellow spine with brown lettering. Several stains and rubbing marks to covers and spine and related soiling. Owner markings in pen to front free end paper. Binding good. Several small marks to text block edges. Both rear corners bumped. Text of pages generally free of markings. 679pp. Shelved in Indian subsection of Asian studies.
New York: Oxford University Press, Inc. 1955. Octavo; VG/G+; Yellow spine with ivory & black text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slightly sunned exterior, mostly on spine with light rubbing and minor edge wear, and heavy wear at rear head for edge, otherwise intact; Cloth has very slight edge wear with clean, strong and intact panels; Text block shows light wear on exterior edge with unmarked pages and tight binding, previous owner's name on ffep; sticker on front pastedown; pp 695.
Baltimore: The John Hopkins Press, 1967. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Green fabric spine with black and green text. Boards have spotting, light rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing on edges and paste downs, previous owner's signature on front end paper and title page, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 288.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1994. First Printing. Octavo; vg/wraps; Author's name (black text) in orange band at head of gray spine with black text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; illus.: tables, figures; 387pp. --Published for the World Bank and the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Boston: Boston News Bureau, 1914. First Edition. 8vo., 223pp.; VG; dark green spine with no embellishment, white stamped title on front cover; some minor scratches and wear to boards, corners bumped, head and tail of spine cracked; no writing in text; endpapers have minor foxing, but the body is free from most age marks; ZG consignment; shelved case 1.
New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2005. Octavo; pp 217; VG/VG-; light brown spine with black text; this volume only; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior and edges, previous bookshop price sticker to rear, light sunning to head edge and spine; cloth has minor wear to edges, boards are strong and secure; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
New York: Zone Books, 1991. First Paperback Edition (Vol.1); Third Edition (Vol. 2/3) ISBN: 094229213. *Indicative of both books* Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; spine red (Vol.1)w/black txt, Vol.2/3 blue w/white txt, very little shelf wear, slight creasing at joints; covers firm & clean; binding strong; pgs have very little wear or aging, almost perfect. Pristine cond. 197pp (Vol.1) 460pp.( Vol. 2/3).
Cambridge, Mass. Harvard University Press, 1981. Octavo; pp 293; G/no-DJ paperback; mustard yellow spine with black text; covers have slight scratches, mostly to spine edges; crease to front corner fore edge, chipping to lower fore edge; number written on rear at corner towards head edge; minor wear to edges otherwise; text block exterior edges of text block show slight wear; unmarked interior;.
New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1972. Third Edition. Third Edition; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Metallic tan spine with brown text. DJ has shelf wear, rubbing and small tears on edges, small open tear on spine head; Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing to edges, crease lines on joints, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has previous owner's name on front paste down, number stamp on front end paper, pen and pencil underlining on a few pages, however, does not affect readability, free of highlighting; pp 626.
New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1964. Ex-library; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Tan spine with brown text. DJ has shelf wear, soiling, tiny open tear on front and spine; Boards have light rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing on edges, library due date card residue on front end paper with prevous owner's name in ink, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 438.