New Yok and Munich: The Museum of African Art, 1996. First. Quarto, 257 pages. Soft cover no dust jacket. Tight binding. Text and pages are clean and unmarked. Profusely illustrated throughout in color and B&W plates. Light rubbing and fading to covers, and light chipping around the edges and corners. Blue spine with text in white. Shelve with African Art. Consignment LR.
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Paris: Art et Metiers Graphiques, 1949. first edition. small quarto in brown and red cardbord covers with paper DJ; green letters; Good; J cut-off and separating from boards; front board detached; paper slightly faded; text clean followed by plates in black and white; pp. 110; as is; contains the Dogon, Mossi, Bobo and Bambara styles; shelved in Arts (Africa) section; LR consignment.
Casablanca: Banque Commerciale du Maroc, 1992. first edition. folio in navy blue hardcovers with navy and orange DJ in brodart; VG+/VG+; in good condition; three essays followed by plates of art and calligraphy in full page color photographs and plates; pp. 207; in FRENCH; shelved in Arts (Africa) section; LR consignment.
New York: The Center For African Art, 1990. quarto in cloth with DJ. VG+/VG+. Light shelf and edge wear to DJ. DJ spine is faded. Binding is solid. Book contains 110 large black and white and color photos (mostly color). 194pp. Shelve in African Art section or front table. DJ spine is faded red with white text. LR CONSIGNMENT. Alcove One Window.
London: Unicorn Press, 1934. First Edition. Octavo, 312 pages; VG; full binding of black cloth; spine with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear; slight shredding to feet of boards; upper edge of text block stained green; previous owner's name at front free end paper; contains black and white photo plates; contains fold-out maps; pages clean; LJ consignment; shelved Case 8 1/2.
Paris: Editions Albert Morance, 1956. First Edition. Folio; Fair; 16 pp. of text and 50 plates illustrating 79 works of art, housed in the original portfolio; brown cloth spine with gilt text; yellow papered boards with photographic image to front; brown ribbon tie closure; cracking to spine at joints, but but not detached; duct tape mends to interior at spine; slight sunning to exterior; heavily rubbed corners; text block consists of disbound illustrations in paper wrappers; images slightly toned; arts- non Western. NOTE: This heavy oversize item will incur extra shipping costs; LR Consignment.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1947. First Edition. Octavo, 140 pages; G; full binding of blue cloth; spine with gilt lettering; scuffing and soiling to front cover; small hole in cloth at fore edge of back board; mild shelf wear; bookseller's sticker at front paste down; pages clean; LJ consignment; shelved Case 8 1/2.
Bruxelles: n. publ. 1910. Folio; 290 pp. Bound in modern buckram; leather spine label. Odd volume. With folding maps, 29 pages of plates, many illustrations in the text. VG; some sunning to spine, sunning and soiling to boards; interior clean and tight. Text in French. LR Consignment. additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1851. Ninth Edition. Octavo, two volumes; G+; full bindings of blue cloth; spine faded to green, with gilt lettering; mild staining; some shelf wear; corners bumped; some wear to head and tail of spine; mild foxing to text block; previous owners' names at front paste down; pages else clean; LJ consignment; case 8 1/2.
London: George Routledge and Sons, 1928. First Edition. Octavo, 318 pages; G; full binding of green buckram; spine with gilt lettering; scuffing to covers and spine; back joint starting; corners slightly bumped; wear to fore edges of boards; mild soiling to fore edge of text block; pages clean; LJ consignment; shelved Case 8 1/2.
London: Methuen & Co., Ltd., 1939. First Edition. Octavo, 485 pages; G-; full binding of blue cloth; spine faded to light blue with gilt lettering; moderate shelf wear; covers and spine faded; corners bumped; upper edge of back board bumped; back hinge split and repaired; wear to head and tail of spine; all edges foxed; previous owner's name at front free end paper; both hinges split; contains black and white photo plates throughout; contains maps in pocket at back of volume; pages clean; LJ consignment; shelved Case 8 1/2.
Leipzig, Germany: Karl Baedeker, 1914. Seventh Edition. Octavo, 458 pages; G; full binding of red cloth; spine with gilt lettering; moderate shelf wear; closed tears at head and tail of spine; small closed tears at upper edge of back cover; all edges marbled; tanning to pages; both hinges split; contains maps throughout; two ribbon bookmarks; pages clean; LJ consignment; shelved Case 8 1/2.
Philadelphia, PA: Historical Publishing Company, 1889. New Edition. Quarto, 606 pages,  ads; VG-; bound in publisher's olive cloth, olive lettering and black palm tree on spine; spine cocked; age-toning to pages; profusely illustrated with 500 engravings, some in color; frontispiece with tissue-guard slightly bled onto title page; sticker of the "Library Baltimore Academy of the Visitation' on front pastedown; MA consignment; shelved case 9.
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1926. First Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; G-; bound in publisher's dark green cloth, faded titling to spine; volume 2 with large chunk of head of spine missing, fraying and chipping to heads of both spines, open tear to tail of spine of volume 2, white paint stain to tail of volume 2; name in ink to front pastedowns; bookplate to front pastedown of volume 2; crease to half-title of volume 1; mild toning to interior; folding map in rear of volume 2; binding of volume 2 loosening; LJ consignment; shelved case 8 1/2.
luanda: Instituto De Investigacao Cientifica de Angola, 1971. Octavo, 427 pages; VG; Beige/off-white image along spine with red text. General rubbing and edgewear along covers, rubbing & slight bumping to corners, binding strong; Pages have some age-toning to them (to be expected), otherwise clean and free of markings, book contains several B&W images, two folding maps, and an errata bound at the rear of the book.; WT Consignment; Shelved case 9.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1890. First American Edition, First Printing. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in full brown calf, black stamping and gilt titling to front boards, matching to paneled spines; all edges of text blocks gilt; mild wear and rubbing, primarily to corners, head of spines; head of volume 1 chipping; with three folding maps in rear pocket of volume 1; volume 2 also with pocket, appears unused; with 2 frontispieces and numerous illustrations; CO consignment; shelved case 9.
London: Robert Jennings, , 1828. First Edition. Octavo; G; bound in 3/4 burgundy calf, marbled boards, spine with gilt titling; moderate wear and rubbing to binding, including front board largely detached, part of marbled paper on front board peeling, chipping to head and tail of spine; small ink splatter to top edge of text block, impacts top edge of Columbia and Brazil maps; with 80/81 plates, lacking the final plate (Intermediate Geography). With 55 maps illustrating the modern world and 25 of 26 maps illustrating the ancient world; Calligraphic title page to both parts; Scales differ.; RR consignment; shelved case 9.
London: Printed and are to be sold by W. Taylor, 1721. Second Edition. 4to., 797pp.,  tables and index; VG; bound in polished calf, paneled spine with gilt tooling, label with gilt lettering, mostly worn off; joints weak, some scratches to boards, general rubbing and wear; two bookplates on front pastedown, one from Henry Duke of Kent, 1733, the other Thomas Philip, Earl de Grey, Wrest Park; some scattered ink splatter on page 351 that bleeds through onto 353, text legible; folding plates on pages 1, 215, 476 present and in excellent condition; Numerous mispagination, including p. 447-472 omitted; consignment; shelved case 4.
Nürnberg: Verlegung des auxtoris Gedruckt bey Johann Ernst Adelbuler, 1731. Folio; G; bound in faded red cloth, faded titling to front cover; moderate wear, including fraying to corners, spine largely detached, remnants of cloth ties to boards; With title page, 42 pages of text in German, 14 maps of the celestial sphere, 77 terrestrial maps; all celestial and 73 terrestrial maps hand-colored contemporaneously; lacking allegorical frontispiece engraved by Casper Luyken and the portrait of Charles VI in black and white; the backs of the majority of maps with a child's drawings, majority in pencil, some crayon, circa 1880, very sparse pencil to the maps themselves; some scattered repair; title page missing the lower fore corner, does not impact text; With a fully global collection of maps, including the constellations, both the Copernican and Tychonic models of the orbits, maps of both hemispheres, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas. Maps of North America do include the names of some Native American Tribes. Interestingly, the maps are inconsistent as to whether California is an island. The title vignette is a map of the world as seen from above the north pole, includes California as an island. All maps with emblematic cartouches and ornamented with engravings.; consignment; shelved map case.