Edinburgh and London: A. Fullarton and Co., c. 1848. Octavo, 2 vols., 536 pages, 541 pages; VG-; contemporary three-quarter dark green leather bindings, boards in marbled paper; some shelf wear and soiling; corners bumped; paper chipped at edges of boards; joints of both vols. starting; mild wear to spines of both vols.; all 72 hand-colored illustrated plates present, as called for; both frontispieces present; mild age-toning; vol. 2 with three instances of damage from stored newsprint; pages else clean; CX consignment; shelved Case 10.
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1886. Octavo; Fair condition hardcover; exposed spine (see photos). Front and rear covers deteriorating (see photo), leather quality weakened but padding material between leather and cardboard layers still present, Binding weakened to where both boards and a few signatures are loose but present. Textblock agetoned, relatively clean for the condition (see photos). NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 1, in Netdesk office.
Norwalk: Easton Press, 1967. Easton. Octavo; VG- condtion hardcover. Brown leather spine with gilded text; Boards strong, binding strong, some soiling around edges (see photos); Textblock interior clean, minor foxing to guilded textblock exterior (see photo); 399pp This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1895. The Author's Autograph Edition, #202/500. Octavos, 40 volumes; VG; uniformly bound in the publisher's original three quarters green morocco, marbled boards, paneled spines with gilt text and tooling, top edges gilt; marbled endpapers; 13 volumes with sunned spines; very mild wear to bindings; One of 500 sets, this is number 202, all volumes with limitation pages; this set contains page 209 of original manuscript of The Alhambra tipped in to volume one of The Alhambra, with several edits by Irving in ink.; shelved above HC Fiction.
New York: The Century Co., 1909. Octavo; G- Hardcover; Green spine with Brown text on Black spine label; Boards shaken, moderate edgewear, some shelfwear, rubbing and bumping to corners, black marks on both covers; Textblock has split hinge between front cover and front endpaper, small closed tear along head edge of forward pages, some age toning, black marks on some pages; 152 pp.
London: Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley, 1832. First Edition. Octavos; VG-; Brown leather spine with faded gilt lettering and raised bands; Boards are wrapped in protective mylar cover and show minor edgewear to base (especially vol. I), the top corner of the front cover of vol. I is bumped, and the front covers of both volumes are slightly bowed; Textblock shows minor shelfwear to bottom edges, light age-toning throughout, and occasional foxing (more prominent in vol. II); the name of a pervious owner is inscribed on the title page of vol. II "Anne Wales"; Rebound in 3/4 leather with marbled boards; CONTENTS: Vol. I (viii, 333 pages) -- Vol. II (299 pages); CX Consignment; shelved case 13.
New York: George D. Sproul, 1899. Limited edition. Octavo; Vols. I-VII, X, XVI only; Limited edition, 180/1000; G; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text blocks have gilt top edge, deckle edges, clean and tight unless otherwise noted below, frontispiece in each vol.; Signed by publisher in ink on limited edition page; “Washington Irving’s Complete Works”— spine title; CONTENTS: Vol. I. Life of Washington, vol. I (400 pages, illustrated (b&w plates)) — Vol. II. Life of Washington, vol. II (400 pages, illustrated (b&w plates)) — Vol. III. Life of Washington, vol. III (cracked front hinge; 405 pages, illustrated (b&w plates)) — Vol. IV. Life of Washington, vol. IV (423 pages, illustrated (b&w plates)) — Vol. V. Life of Columbus, vol. I (372 pages) — Vol. VI. Life of Columbus, vol. II (paged 373-730) — Vol. VII. Mahomet and His Successors (481 pages) — Vol. X. Life of Irving ; Astoria (42, 376 pages) — Vol. XVI. Life of Goldsmith ; Salmagundi (251, 271 pages, illustrated (b&w plates)). Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X, atop one of the bookcases.
New York: G.P. Putnam and SonN, 1868. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print, raised bands; Boards in red leather with gold print, wear to corners, hinges, and spine caps, some scuffing, shelfwear; Text block has gilt edges, bookplate on front pastedown, inscription in ink on title page, top portion of frontispiece sliced away, else clean and tight; 504 pages, 2 frontispieces, illustrated (b&w).
New York: R. H. Russell, 1900. First Edition. 4vo., xxxi, 298pp.; VG; bound in publishers paper boards with tan cloth spine, gilt lettering on spine; spine shows light bug flecking, paper split over one forecorner; front board has a large cover label pasted on, bright and unrubbed; protected with a plastic covering; pages are uncut along the fore edge; minor bumping to head and tail of spine, corners; bookplate of Collin Armstrong on ffep; ; interior clean; top edge of text block gilt, others uncut; with eight plates by Parrish, plus cover picture; in uncommonly nice condition; shelved in case 13.