New York, NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 2008. Paperback Edition. rectangular Qto. dark gray glossy wraps spine with large white uppercase title between tiny white author and small publisher logo. chafing concentrated at wraps spine ends and moderately to thick illustrated softcovers. superficial rubbing to exterior. a celestial blend of science and art as the. b/w and color images are enlarged and have captions of text detail. most are surrounded by a thick black frame.remainder mark on head-edge. 320 pp. ISBN# 9780810995468.
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New York: Ballantine Books, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover Octavo; VG/Poor; Green and white spine with green and white text; Boards show significant sunning on corners and head and tail edges; Dust jacket has been trimmed along the lower edge, and is lacking the lowest 1/4 inch of the dust jacket. The upper 1/4 inch of the paper backing to the mylar has been colored black in an attempt to disguise the damage.; DJ is clean with light shelf wear, discoloration caused by either sunning or age tone, 2 inch closed tear across left inside sleeve, back cover has small closed tear on top right near spine and a small scrape near bottom middle; Comes in protective mylar covering; Text block clean, significantly age toned, minimal shelf wear, text legible, pages durable; pp 186. LP consignment. Shelve Case 8 -- Dupont.
London, UK. Frederick Muller Ltd., 1955. 1st UK Edition. OCTAVO; VG-/GOOD+; dj, Color Pictoral Spine w/ Blue, White & Orange Text; HB; Blue Cloth Spine w/ Gilt Text; Ex Libris, Sticker; Some Shelf Wear w/ Bumping; Text block, Clean; 222pp.; dj, Sunned, Rubbing, Creases, Chipping, Small Tears; Spine, Slight Rubbing; Toning.
New York: Ballantine Books, 1953. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo., G+/G+; DJ, green and black pictorial spine and front cover, white and yellow lettering to spine, black and yellow lettering to front cover; rubbing/chipping to edges of DJ, with material loss to top right-hand corner of front cover and, to a lesser extent, head and tail of spine and corners; age-toning to DJ, particularly to back cover; black smudging to back cover, particularly to top left-hand corner and bottom right-hand corner; price uncut $2.00 to top right-hand corner of front flap; black staining to interior of DJ to top corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; black cloth boards, silver lettering to spine; mild bumping to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine; mild bumping to corners, scratching to front board towards top right-hand corner; age-toning and shelfwear to text-block; ex-libris stamp to top of ffep, mild tearing to middle of ffep, slight staining to bottom right-hand corner of ffep; interior clean and bright; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1979. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG-/VG; Hardback with DJ; Blue spine with white print; DJ clean with mild shelfwear; Boards in blue paper and dark blue cloth with silver print, slight wear to spine caps; Textblock clean but for slight foxing of top edge, endpapers becoming unglued at hinge, inside rear hinge breaking at top; 261 pages.
New York and London: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1978. First edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Blue spine with white text; Dust jacket has some minor scratches and rubbing on exterior, as well as slight rubbing along fore edges and wear at head and tail edges, but overall intact; Cloth is very slightly sunned with lightly bumped fore corners with strong and sturdy panels; Text block has light foxing on head edge exterior but otherwise clean with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 261.
New York: Harcourt, Brace, and World, Inc., 1958. First Illustrated Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG; pink/purple spine, tan text; jacket has age toning, rubbing on the back, small pencil mark on tail edge of back, staining on front, clipped and has protective mylar cover; boards have light wear to hinges, bumping to head and tail of spine, interior boards have age toning, one water stain on the front hinge; text-block has age toning, upper edge stained yellow; interior pages have mild age toning; pp. 515; Front Counter, Dupont.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1967. First Edition [ADVANCE COPY]. Octavo, 277 pages, VG/VG-; DJ, black spine, white lettering: lettering to spine toned slightly off-white, small closed tears to edges of covers, light foxing to fore-edges, flaps, and back cover; "$4.75" to front flap; DJ protected by mylar; "Advance Copy" review slip enclosed within mylar to back cover; navy blue cloth boards, bright silver lettering to spine: mild wear to edges of boards, light age-toning/wear to text-block; interior clean; shelved Case 8.
New York: Harcourt, Brace, and World, 1952. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; grey/white spine, red/gold text; jacket has rubbing on the front and back, five small pen marks on back, age toning, clipped, and has protective mylar cover; boards have bumping on the head and tail of spine, wear to hinges; textblock top edge stained green, age toned; interior pages have age toning; pp 499.
New York: Gnome Press, Inc., 1954. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 191 pp., VG/VG; black pictorial DJ with white lettering to spine, red and white lettering to front cover; mild wear to DJ (e.g., rubbing to covers, mild chipping to head of spine); price uncut "$2.50" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; blue marbled paper boards, small light green text to spine; mild bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine; very mild age-toning to edges of boards; age-toning to text-block, mild staining towards bottom of fore-edge; mild age-toning to margins of interior, text clear and legible; "First Edition" stated to copyright page; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
New York: Ballantine Books, 1956. First Edition. 8vo., 166pp.,  ads; VG/VG; spine white with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut; price written in ink on front flap; A quarter size piece of damage to the middle of the front cover of the dust jacket, where the top later has been peeled off, presumably from a sticker, and you can see the white paper underneath. The damage does not cause a complete hole.; mild wear to corners, head and tail of spine; gray boards with black lettering; pages yellowed, as expected; interior clean, no markings or signs of earlier ownership; LP consignment; shelved case 8, Dupont.
New York: Hourcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1973. First Edition, First Printing. First Edition, First Printing . Octavo; VG/VG; black spine with pink and white text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, very small blue dot sticker on spine; boards are strong; textblock has spotting around edges, otherwise clean; pp 303. "First Edition/BCDE" on Copyright page, confirming first printing.
London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1972. First UK Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; green spine, white text; jacket has age toning, light bumping along entire head edge, otherwise jacket has little to no wear, unclipped and has protective mylar cover; boards are strong, light bumping on the head and tail of spine, front and back interior boards have mild age toning; textblock clean; interior pages clean, pg 83/84 & 85/86 have wear to the outer edge but wear does not effect the readability of each page; LP consignment; pp 179.
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanowich, Inc, 1972. Octavo, 193pp; VG-/VG; black and orange spine, white text; jacket has slight scuffing on head and tail of spine but otherwise has minimal to no wear, price unclipped, and has protective mylar cover; some mild bumping to boards, wear to hinges; textblock clean; interior pages clean; bookplate on first page has been removed leaving wear to page; LP consignment.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1972. First Edition. 4to., 89 pp., VG/VG; DJ, spine black with gold and white lettering; minimal wear to DJ, mild age-toning to margins of flaps, price uncut "$12.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; black cloth boards, gold lettering to spine, gray pictorial endpapers; slight cocking to spine, very mild bumping to corners, minimal wear to boards; "First published in 1972" stated to copyright page; interior clean; shelved Review Table.
Boston: Gregg Press, 1979. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 240 pages; VG; black spine, gold text; cover is in excellent condition, with minor rubbing at spine head; textblock is clean; FLP Collection; shelved case 8, Dupont.