Albany: Matthew Bender & Co. 1914. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Peach spine with gilt text on red & black bars; Cloth has slightly sunned exterior with staining at front head edge, minor edge wear and other incidental marks, but panels are strong and intact; Text block is has lightly age toned exterior edges with stamp on front pastedown with otherwise unmarked pages with tight binding; pp 181.
Richmond: 1849. First edition. Thick Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Light brown spine with gold text on red & black blocks; Boards have heavy shelf wear such as rubbed, scratched and smudged exterior with 0.5 inch of spine head & tail edges peeling away but still attached and rubbed corners & edges; Text block has foxing on pages throughout & on exterior edges, light pencil on pp 209, rear end paper & title page, slight cracking between pastedowns and end papers from binding; pp 898.
The Erie County Bar Association, 2000. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Burgundy spine with gilt text; this volume only; Cloth has minor edge wear with light wear exterior, otherwise strong and intact panels; Text block shows light shelf wear on exterior edges due to handling with otherwise clean pages and tight binding; pp 299.
Habana, Cuba: Impreso en el Palacio de las Convenciones, 1979. Proceedings. Octavo; vg+/vg-/slipcase; dj, white spine with black text; HB, red leatherette spine with gilt lettering; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; mixed pagination, 442 pp.; typescript; dj, spine, light staining; tail-edge, short tear; slipcase, red leatherette, no text; else very good; ---TEXT IN SPANISH.
Ruremundt: Iohan Hompes, 1620. First Edition. Quarto, , 399 pages; G-; bound in contemporary vellum, worn or broken ties to fore edge; rear cover replaced with early untreated calf-skin, some repair from similar time-frame; moderate soiling and wrinkling to vellum, repair patch to middle of front cover; spine bent inwards, causing the entire text block to extend; with half-title with ink writing on upper halfl ; lacking engraved title page; occasional marginalia; some wear to page edges; Text in Dutch; TL consignment Shelve in bookshelf near stairs on sales floor.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. Octavo; VG/VG; Blue spine with silver text; Dustjacket edge shelf/wear minimal, upper left corner of DJ's back slightly bumped, DJ has a very short closed tear in bottom left corner on fold; Boards straight and strong, corners of back board are bumped, pastedowns clean, binding tight; Textblock interior clean; 156 pp.
Bowie: Heritage Books, Inc. 1992. facsimile reprint. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; off-white spine with black text; this volume only; covers have slight shelf wear, due to handling; panels are sturdy & intact; text block are lightly rubbed on exterior edges; pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 280.
New York, NY: St. Martin's Press, 1972. First US Edition. 8vo. VG-/VG-. medium green paper DJ spine with black lettering and titles in an elegaic and block fonts separately. much worn spine tip and tail from general handling. along rest of DJ panel textbox and yellow/black drawing framed by green. along perimeter DJ edgewear. HB is light gray with small golden titles. front and rear HB cloth panels show dark fingerubs and some surfacewear, noticeable on light gray. bright fep/ffep. volume textblock mid-section features eight white glossy sheets with b/w illustrations, ID and much detail included. top edge spotted and soiled, foreedge and bottom edge clear and slightly spotted. 250 pp.
London: Selden Society, 1999-2000. Quarto; vg+/none; dark blue cloth spine with gilt lettering; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 802 pp.; vol. 1, , "Part I, 1485-1499," pp. 1-383; ISBN 085423-135-8; ---vol. 2, , "Part II, 1501-1522," pp. 384-802; ISBN 85423-140-4; BILINGUAL DUAL PRINTING, Vol.1, 766 pp.; vol. 2, 698 pp.; Index, 67 pp. [## 735-802]; else very good; ---TEXT IN LATIN AND ENGLISH.
New York: Atheneum, 1983. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, grey with blue print; DJ has edgewear, small closed tear at top front spine corner, slight curling, shelfwear; Boards in grey paper and blue cloth with white print, bumps and slight tears to bottom outside corners, wear to spine caps; Textblock has smudging to top edge, otherwise clean and tight; 463 pages.
Paris: Editions de Navarre, 1977. Octavo; G/no dust jacket; Red felt spine with gilt text; Felt cover, wear and fraying at edges, faded spine, boards separating but still attached, webbing visible; Stamp on copyright page, errata taped to front paste-down, text block and interior is clean and undamaged; French language; 415pp.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2005. Second Printing and First Paperback Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. medium gray wraps, spine has light blue title between small white author and publisher. light handling, cover corners are a touch thumbed. gently read textblock interior has underlining, as is. outer edges are unblemished. makes a suitable reading copy. 423 pp. ISBN# 9780691133744.
London: Robert Hale Limited, 1963. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Pink and purple spine with white and black lettering; Jacket has some light wear along the edges and at the corners, some rubbing to the spine; Boards are straight with minimal wear; Binding is tight; Text block is clean with minor age toning; 222 pages.
Birmingham, AL: The Legal Classics Library, 1982. Reprint from the copy of the 1648 edition, Special Edition, privately printed. Qto. VG/ - no DJ. dark brown leather-bound HB with gilt-stamped titling and ornate foliage and flourishes between 4 ribs and 4 segments around the centered titling. decorative bulleted border frame and pattern, with ornate leafy accents. minor surface wear to front board. neatly cornered wight light abrading to bottom edge. marbled endpapers in pink, dark pink and white. this reprint begins with an original scan of the title pages as frontispiece, the remainder on clear and excellent ivory stock. with attached silk ribbon bookmark, with gilded edges all sides. 72 pp.
Prague: Linde Praha, 2009. Octavos in a slipcase; VG+/None; navy blue cloth spines with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text blocks, clean. Three volumes with pagination as follows, in 7 languages: ---v.1: pages 1-497, in ENGLISH; pages 498-952, in GERMAN; ---V.2: pages 953-1390, in FRENCH; pages 1391-1792, in SPANISH; ---V.3: pages 1793-2214, in POLISH; pages 2215-2690, in GREEK, and pages 2691-3135, in RUSSIAN. Navy blue slipcase, no text; 1" closed tear, center edge of one side; else very good condition. -----------NOTE: Because of total weight of the 3 volumes, may require additional shipping charges for expedited/international shipping.
New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2009. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG+; DJ:red spine with black and white text; HB: black cloth spine with silver text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block clean; author signature on title page; 340 pages; DJ has a retailer sticker on front; HB edges slightly browned; else fine.
Girard: Haldeman-Julius Publications, 1948. Octavo; G; Paperback; Cover green with black print, peripheral tanning, spine torn at top and bottom, slight spotting, slight creasing on back, mild bumps to outside corners; Textblock clean and tight, peripheral tanning on pages adjacent to cover, slight ink stain to bottom of page 27; on cover "B-730"; 27 pages.
New York: Crown Publishers, 2008. First Edition/SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Approx. 6.5" x 9.5" VG hardcover in VG white/gold dustjacket with lettering in brick red & white. Minor shelfwear only to boards and jacket; else fine. Author has SIGNED and INSCRIBED this copy on title page. Clean and tight throughout.
London: NA: Printed for the Editor, 1736;1673;1700. First English edition. 17cm by 10cm full leather binding. LVII, 240 pp. 57 page introductory 'memoirs and testimonies'. Multiple [dated] title pages to different sections, [the last by a different author: Castamore, and possibly others]. Divorce and Re-Marriage ; Adultery and Divorce ; Conjugium Languens ...Conjugal Infidelity and Impunity [1700: Castamore]. Front and rear boards somewhat loosely attached, but held in place by the binding's internal cordage. Small nicks and abrasions to leather. Spine gilt title worn away, but 'Cases of Divorce' still faintly visible. Uniform age-toning and light foxing to pages. Text varies in darkness of printing; all is legible, but some pages are considerably lighter and less distinct than others. Endpapers with uneven tanning and some stains. Author's name spelled Barnardino and Bernardino in different places. Quite scarce. Consignment. Shelved in Case #4.
New York, NY: Basic Books, Inc. Publishers, 1976. First US Printing. 8vo. VG-/VG-. taupe/khaki DJ spine with large navy titling above white uppercase author and publisher. tiny chips at the head of spine, large crease and tear on upper rear panel. navy clothbound HB, silver metallic titling, dry foxing to upper volume edge and panel area. tonal striping and discoloration to fep/ffep. generally read and flipped through, but no writing to sheets, out-of-print. 266 pp. ISBN# 0465024106.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Grey, black, blue, red, and white spine with black and red text/title; dustjacket is mostly clean, aside from green sticker labeled "SIGNED COPY"; dj has mild edgewear; pen writing on the front inside flap of the dj; pen writing on the front free end page; boards are strong and clean; SIGNED by author on the title page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 425.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1919. Autograph edition (#25 of 500). Set of four thick octavos rebound in 3/4 blue hardcovers with black leather and gold letters; VG/VG; ex-library and ex-libris stickers inside boards; moderate soiling and shelf wear; deckle edges; slightly age-toned; signature on front dedicated page; color frontispiece illustrations and portrait; vol. 1 1755-1788; vol. 2 1789-1801; vol. 3 1800-1815; vol. 4 1815-1835; please contact us for shipping costs.; shelved above law.
New York, NY: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1970. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. ivory DJ spine with capitals in black, dark blue and red; densely filled the spine with tiny black uppercase publisher. enlarged and centrally aligned titling on jacket front. lightly curling inner flaps. red clothbound HB, with stamped silver titling, blue endpapers. clear ivory textblock with 211 pp.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1961. First Printing. slim 8vo. VG/VG-. skinny olive DJ spine with white capitals for author, title fit to size down to small black publisher at tail. edgewear is concentrated at head/foot and outer corners. largely illustrated figure in b/w beneath a large ivory on olive titleblock segment along upper edge and centered above lower edge. clipped front inner flap. skinny black cloth HB with gilt-stamped titling, adjacent boards are flaxen with some small gilt type. upper edges are foxed. black stamps on left fep, minor foxing to front/rear hinge areas. short textblock, 77 clean and excellent pages, no marks.
New York, NY: HarperCollinsPublishers, 2005. First Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG. solid black DJ spine with white uppercase title, aligned subtitle beneath and followed by gray capitals for author and tiny white publisher logo-type lettering. front seated-pictorial of Sandra Day O'Connor, marbled white background and upper half titling in centered medium blue uppercaes title, black subtitle and main author in blue above. HB is recycled ecru shaded, fiber flecked and light blue metallic stamped titling down spine. sharp-cornered and blind-stamped with publisher logo at bottom right corner. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. two dog-eared pages and very few ink lines, marginal ink mark lines, yellow highlighter. 8 pages, short gallery of b/w on medium ivory stock. 419 pp. ISBN# 9780060590185.
Worcester, Massachusetts: Isaiah Thomas, 1790. First Worcester Edition. 8vos., 4 volumes; G; bound in full brown calf, spines have red title-block and gilt lettering; moderate wear and rubbing to boards, including scraping to leather, bumping and fraying to corners; moderate foxing throughout; volume 1 is in the worst condition, seven black ink drops on boards, significantly more rubbing and peeling to leather; binding solid; small ink drops on boards of other volumes; pages 481-end of volume 1 have the lower fore corner folded; pages 163, 233, 275, of volume 1 folded in the upper fore corner; some water damage to the endpapers of volume 1; table of descents in volume 2 present, some wear, including a tear along one fold; inscription on front pastedown of all volumes; shelved above case 0.
The Hague, The Netherlands: Kluwer Law International, 1998. Kluwer Student Edition. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. smooth wraps volume, shaded with glossy medium green for spine and softcovers; small white titles aligned from indented tip with smaller italic white authors beneath. small bold white symbol close to tail. no readin crease, edgewear minimal; flipped through and minute corner point wear / thumbing. EX-LIBRIS: stamped by previous owner on fore-edge; taped down business card on right fep. light handling and condition solid, all pages intact and no soil/spots to interior between glossy covers; some dulling of sheen from rubbing to panel area. approx 364 pp. ISBN# 9041106294.
New York, NY: Clakrson N. Potter, Inc. 1962. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG. lightly tanned DJ spine with uppercase medium blue title, full black author below and publisher with blue logo. light shelfwear at the DJ spine ends and minimally for the remainder of the jacket perimeter, but age-toning does affect the fore-edge folds like spine, panel area otherwise a dull ivory. gray clothbound HB, spine ends are lightly pushed in, cloth stamped with small black characters. solid gray broken gavel stamped into center of front board. light striping from age to fep, inscribed by author to U.S. Historian Haynes Johnson. discoloration is limited to the endsheets and DJ. light ivory textblock interior, no marks. exterior edges are smooth and clear. neatly bound and 310 pp.
Washington DC: Green Bag, 2007. First Edition. Gift inscription to previous owner by author on title page. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Gray spine with black text; Covers have moderate edgewear, faint small spotted stains across rear cover; Textblock shows few spots on exterior edges, interior clean; 219pp.
Great Britain: Heinemann Educational Books Ltd. 1973. First Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. mild glossy red shades the DJ spine and jacket front/rear. titling is mellow bold ivory title, aligned above both black authors, publisher in black at tail. jacket front and rear are solidly red and light rubbing visible on both covers. enlarged repeated titling stacked and left justified in upper left corner. basic medium red HB, stamped with gold uppercase lettering. board edges and corners intact. neat fep/ffep, bright white endsheets. unmarked white sheets throughout interior and include tables numbered within the chapters. red tinted head-edges, fore-edge and bottom smoothly ivory. solidly bound in above average DJ. 495 pp. ISBN# 0435825301.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1971. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. solid dark gray spine with mainly white lettering mid-spine. large crease, wrinkle down center of front DJ panel. right bottom of rear panel torn, closed tear. bookplate of previous owner tipped in, age has toned the fep facing the bookplate a dark yellow. clear text interior, no markings. DJ and HB as is. 229 pp. ISBN # 0691056439.
Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1988. first edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Blue spine with gilt text; Cloth has slight shelf wear and minimal edge wear, otherwise strong, clean and intact panels; Text block shows very slight wear on exterior edge, otherwise clean pages with tight binding; pp 340.
London: Selden Society, 2005; 2007. (first ed. thus). Quartos in blue cloth, with gold text on spines. vg+ for set. minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; Vol. 3, EYRE REPORTS TO 1285; 644 pp.; ISBN 0-85423-195-1; --vol. 4, COMMON BENCH REPORTS 1285-1289 AND UNDATED REPORTS 1279-1289; EXCHEQUER OF THE JEWS REPORTS; PRE-1290 ASSIZE REPORTS; PRE-1290 REPORTS FROM UNIDENTIFIED COURTS; AND ADDITIONAL PRE-1290 COMMON BENCH REPORTS; 1176 pp., Summaries, 67 pp.; Index, 35 pp.; ISBN 0-85423-200-1; bilingual, TEXT IN LATIN AND ENGLISH; ---Else very good.
1907. First Edition. Octavo; Staplebound with tan wraps; Tan spine with no lettering; Some chipping to wraps at the spine, peeling; Wraps are age toned, chipping to the fore edge; Some tearing to inner area of first and last pages from staples, text not affected; Text clean; 112 pages. Shelved case 1. AG Consignment.
London: John Murray, 1865. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Dark blue fabric spine with gilded text. Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has water stain and minor wear to fore edge, deckled edges, age toned, small closed tear to edge of half title page, apart from that, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 380.