Washington, DC: National Academy of Sciences- National Research Council, 1959. first edition. VG+. Two short 4tos (10" tall) in blue cloth boards, titles on spine in silver. No DJs as issued. Light bumping to bottom corners of first volume, vol II has light staining to front. Spines of both lightly age-toned. Very minor marking to textblocks, previous owner's signature on front endpage of both vols, pages otherwise clean. Pagination continues across vols. 1635 pp. Shelve Locked- LAFCADIO.
Neuchatel: Editions du Griffon, 1958. Quarto in red boards, VG-/No DJ; light shelfwear, scuff to front board, age-toning and foxing primarily to endpapers and edges of text block, smudges to page 9. Includes numerous illustrations. Binding strong, text and illustrations clean. Text in French. Texte en francais. Assez bon etat. "Ce livre a ete imprime en l'an mil neuf cent cinquante-huit par l'Imprimerie Glauser-Oderbolz au Locle. Exemplaire 738". [Spine has red background and gilt text.
New York: Twayne Publishers, Inc. 1953. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; illustrated spine, white text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, chipping to head and tail of spine, sunning on spine, rubbing on back, light bumping along the head and tail edges, price clipped; boards are strong, bumping to the head and tail of spine; textblock age toned, otherwise clean; interior pages severely age toned, otherwise clean; pp 262; FLP Collection.
Baltimore, MD: The Electrochemical Society, various years published. 1st. Large, thick 4to issues VG/- NDJ Red board covers with gold titles. Some foxing and scuffing to covers. Pages clean and with some age-toning. Vol # 98 - Year 1951 Vol # 100 - Year 1953 Vol # 101 - Year 1954 Vol # 102 - Year 1955 Vol # 105 - Year 1958 Vol # 108 - Year 1961 Vol # 109 - Year 1962 Vol # 110 - Year 1963 Vol # 113 - Year 1966 Vol # 114 - Year 1967 For further questions, please contact us directly before purchasing Shelved on top shelf at west-most portion of warehouse. Updated 6/20/12.
Cambridge, England: The Hakluyt Society by Cambridge University Press, 1968. Octavos. Hard cover with dust jacket, VG/VG. All three volumes are in very good condition; tight binding, clean, unmarked pages/text. There is an inscription by former owner on front end paper of all three books. For three books: Dust jacket is price-clipped and shows light shelf wear, but still good and wrapped in protective brodart. Price is for set. Heavy item; additional shipping cost may apply. Shelve with Folio Society. Light blue spine with text in Navy blue.
Westport, CT and London: Praeger Publishers, 1996. Octavo, 144pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. ------Spine is pale gray with dark blue-green text. Bumping and shelf-wear. Heavy sunning to dust jacket spine. Text is clean. Binding is tight. Inscribed by Albert N. Link on the front free end page. SHELVE---- GENERAL SCIENCE.
Ithaca, NY and London: Cornell University Press, 1975. First Edition. [Oversized, 17lb boxset. Extra shipping funds necessary for Expedited/International shipping. Economy shipping unavailable] Five slipcased quarto hardcovers in brick-colored cloth boards, all volumes VG+/No DJ as issued . The following characterizes all volumes: minor shelfwear, minor bumping to head and tail of spine. Protective mylar cover is wrapped around each volume, and the mylar cover has some chipping/abrading at the head and tail of the spine for all volumes. Slipcase is in G+ condition: shelfwear, edgewear, splitting at rear top edge. Binding intact and text clean in all volumes. Part of the series Cornell Publications in the History of Science. ISBN for the set: 0801408024. Periods and contents covered by the individual volumes are as follows: Volume I: 1658-1669. Letters 1-214 Volume II: 1670-1683. Letters 215-431. Volume III: 1684-1688. Letters 432-724. Volume IV: 1689-1692. Letters 725-981. Volume V: 1693-1694. Letters 982-1079. Literature Cited. Index. [Spines have brick background and gilt text. Shelved under Fiction Review Table].
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1919. First Edition. Quarto; VG-/VG-; green/black spine, white/black text; jacket has rubbing on front and back, age toning, chipping along head and tail edge, chipping on head and tail of spine, large closed tear on back tail edge, unclipped and has protective mylar cover; boards strong, bumping on head and tail of spine, age toning; textblock and interior pages have severe age toning, otherwise clean; LP consignment; pp 385.
Sofia, Bulgaria: Prof. Marin Drinov Academic Publishing House, 2006. First Edition. Octavo, 503pp. Hardcover without dust jacket in VG- condition. Bumping and shelf wear to illustrated boards, particularly corners. Small spot of soiling to tail edge of text block. Text is clean. Boards slightly bowed and spine cocked. Binding is sturdy. Shelved in Science section (Chemistry); Spine is blue with white text.
New York: The Technology Press of the Massachussetts Institute of Technology, John Wiley and Sons, Inc. 1958. 8vo hardcover with dustjacket. VG+/G. SIGNED by the author (and founder of cybernetics) on the front endpaper. Board side front endpaper has previous owner's name and address inked in. Interior otherwise clean, binding strong, very minor rubbing to spine ends and corners. Rubbing to dj, especially at edges and corners, general edgewear, six less than quarter inch tears at top and bottom edges, chipping at spine, age-toning to dj spine. DJ now in protective plastic sleeve. 131 pp. No ISBN. [Age-toned white text on black spine. In locked cases.].