New York: Moody's Investors Service, 1919. Second Edition. Duodecimo. Black leather covered wraps with gilt text on front cover. No dust jacket. (G) Book is in Good condition. Binding strong and text clean with minor, uniform age toning throughout. A few lines of text are marked by small pencil marks in margins. Text block clean but age toned; minor shelf wear to binding, light bumping to head and tail of spine. Leather peeling on back cover. Previous owner’s name inscribed on free front end paper. case #10 215 pages.
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Philadelphia: Johnson & Warner, 1809. First edition. octavos in dark brown leather; six-band spine with gold gilt; condition: Good; boards show moderate shelf wear; corners slightly bumped and frayed; binding strong; inscriptions on end pages of vol. 1; paper heavily foxed and stained with offsetting on most pages, but not detrimental to text; text in tight print; pp. 556 and 496; contains folded maps of all areas described; please contact us for shipping costs; SH consignment; shelved in Case # 9.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1957. First Edition. Octavo, 124 pages, VG-/G+; lime green dj, blue and beige title blocks, white lettering: wear with chipping and closed tearing to edges; light age-toning visible to back cover; scattered foxing to back cover and flaps; "$2.50" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, navy blue cloth spine, faux-buckram blue paper boards, bright small gold lettering to spine: minimal wear to boards, very mild fading to head and tail, light bumping/wear to corners; age-toning/wear to text-block, denting to top (top edges of some leaves slightly affected); INSCRIBED by Acheson to James Newmyer on ffep; light age-toning to endpapers and interior, signature and text clear and legible; shelved Window or case 1.
Pittsburgh: Isaac Harris, 1837. Annual. Octavo; good-/none; grimy grey spine with black text; major shelf wear and bumping; text block, extensive foxing; water spots; edges, deep toning; front endpaper, missing, torn; back endpapers, pencil doodling; split starts, hinges; spine, sunned; chipping; joints, split starts; boards, warped, deep soiling; else fair+; ---ISBN none. At Dupont store; shelved in leatherbound case.
New York: Harper and Row, 1976. First Edition. 8vo in grey boards, black and red text on a white dj spine. VG+/VG. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE FFEP. Minimal wear to the boards. Dj is lightly soiled on the front and back covers. 453 pgs. ISBN 0-06-010476-7. This item was from our Bethesda store, now shelved in Maryland warehouse with our regular stock. BOOK SHELVED IN THE RARE & EXPENSIVE SECTION.
Canberra, Australia: Department of Environment, Sport, and Territories, 1996. First thus, with volume 1 of the report and volume 2 of the appendices. Two volumes, paperback quarto. Part of a biodiversity series, paper #9, biodiversity unit. Both volumes blue spine with white lettering. Slight rubbing to the covers of both volumes. Binding, book block edges, and pages all very good for both volumes. Text pages clean and unmarked. Volume 1 to 205pp, volume 2 to 199pp. A report on biodiversity and negative economic externalities pertinent the management of Australian wildlife.
Boston: Sampson, Davenport, and Company, 1878. Octavo; pp 860; Fair/no-DJ; dark brown spine with gilt text; blind-stamped borders and oval design to front; full title: The Massachusetts Register and Business Directory, 1878, Containing a Record of State and County Officers, Merchants, Manufacturers, Etc., No. XCIX; some soiling to exterior; split starts to joints; slightly bumped corners; moderate wear to edges; slightly sunned spine; chipping to head and tail spine edges; text block has darkening to exterior edges; light moisture staining towards head edge at title page; pictorial endpapers; interior has slight age toning; frontispiece; illustrated; slight cracking to gutters; previous owner's name to tipped in map at front.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1912. Thick Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; green spines with gilt text to red bar; 4 volumes: vol. 1, Farms, pp 618; vol. 2, Crops, pp 699; vol. 3, Animals, pp 708; vol. 4, Farm and Community, pp 650; cloths have heavy wear to exteriors; soiling to exteriors; ex-library markings to spines; chipping and fraying to edges; splitting to rear joint of vol. 3; chip to front fore edge of vol. 3; text blocks show some soiling to exterior edges; interiors have light toning; cracking to gutters; ex-library with markings to first and last few pages; frontispieces; ex-library pouches to rear pastedowns; open tear to rear endpaper of vol. 3; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1955. Octavo; pp 187; G/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; cloth has slight wear to exterior; minor wear to corners; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; tight binding.
Tokyo: Togo Sheba, 1935. Large Octavo; pp 1131; G-/no-DJ; dark red spine with gilt text; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; moderate rubbing wear to edges; sturdy boards; text block shows some age toning to exterior edges; minor wear to fore edge; interior lightly toned; cracking to gutters; ex-library bookplate to front pastedown; ex-library with markings to ffep and last ad page with tape mends; condition noted; numerous illustrations; some charts and maps; English text.
Cambridge, MA; London: East Asian Research Center, Harvard University, 1977. First edition. Octavo; pp 323; VG-/no DJ; sun faded navy spine with gilt text; cloth has slight sunning to exterior edges and spine, boards are strong and sturdy; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges, numbers in ink on copyright page, previous owner's name on front pastedown; interior clean;.
New York: Public Affairs, 2010. first edition; signed. octavo in black cloth hardcovers with brown and black DJ in brodart; VG+/VG+; black and white letters on spine; DJ, paper and text in good condition; signature on title page; pp. 462; shelved in Business section.
Antwerp: Fonds Mercator, 1995. Quarto; pp 343; VG/G; dark green spine with white text; slipcase has moderate wear to exterior; intact panels; dust shows slight wear to exterior; scratch to front joint; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Chapel Hill, NC: Chapel Hill Press Inc., 2006. Two 4to hardcovers in slipcase. VG+. Ex-Library of Congress- each has barcode sticker on dedication page. Interiors otherwise pristine,minor bumping to spine, some residue on back boards where price sticker was removed. Light shelfwear, bumping to one corner of slipcase. Vol. One 297 pp. 1880849836. Vol. Two 332 pp. 1880849836. [Gilt text on blue spines. In cases.].
Venezia & Roma: Istituto Per La Collaborazione Culturale, 1969. Large Octavo; VG/G; Italian language; Off-white spine with black text; Slipcase has sunned exterior with small tears at fore edge corners, otherwise intact; Dust jacket are lightly sunned exterior but clean and without defect; Boards have minimal shelf wear & strong;Text block lightly age toned & clean; Sticker residue on rear pastedown; pp 432.
n.p. C.F. Burgess Laboratories, Inc., n.d. Octavo; VG; navy blue spine without text; decorative gilt designs with lines to front and rear boards; C.F. Burgess Laboratories: Burgess Battery Company, Burgess Products Company, Burgess-Parr Company; cloth shows light sunning to spine, rubbing wear toward spine head edge, slight rubbing wear to exterior; text block is unmarked, unnumbered, uncut pages; ivory silk end pages;.
Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1970. First Edition presumed. Hardcover Medium Octavo; VG; Blue cloth boards, gilt text on red card; Boards show some minor rubbing on front and back, otherwise fine; Text block age toned with foxing on edges, otherwise clean, text legible; pp 312.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1943. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Brown spine with light brown text; DJ with mylar exterior shows moderate wear, surface rubbing; Boards strong, minor rubbing to corners; Textblock age-toned, few minor marks on front end paper, otherwise clean; 136pp.
Jarrettsville: Insurance Engineering Associates, 1996. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Black spine with gold text; Boards have slightly bumped corners, slight dents on exterior, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock is slightly age toned.
Berkeley, CA: California UP, 1961. 1st ed 2nd printing. octavo, VG+/VG, white dj w/ black title, shelfwear, dj dingy and scuffed, chipping. front endpaper and FFEP stamped, POS on front endpaper.
Author, 1990. first. Set of 4 quartos and index in case; VG+; spine turquoise, gold and black; case and volumes in thick cloth in good condition; no marks on text; as new; shelved in room 12.
Toronto, Canada: Pitt Publishing Company, 1963. 1st. ed. Octavo. ix-118 pages. Hard cover with dust jacket, VG+/VG. Book in very good condition; tight binding, clean, unmarked pages/text.Neat and clean green boards. Light shelf wear to jacket with a few tears on the upper edges; otherwise good and wrapped in protective brodart. Wriiten and Illustrated by George Lonn. Introduction by D. M. LeBourdais. Yellow and white spine with text in black. Shelve in Business and Economics.
Standard Oil Company of California, 1946. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; tan booklet with plastic comb binding; cover has age toning, water staining along fore edges, edgewear, name written in front upper corner, minor creasing along spine, binding is strong; textblock has age toning, spotting, water staining on fore edges, pencil markings in margin of page 22, otherwise clean; pp 64.
New York: Warner Business Books, Warner Books, 2001. Octavo; First printing; G/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, brown with white print; DJ has slight edgewear, slight shelfwear; Boards in grey paper and black cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, shaken binding; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by author Welch on label affixed to front flyleaf; xvi, 479 pages, illustrated (b&w plates). BL consignment.
Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2000. (first edition). 8vo in cloth. VG+. excellent, pages clean and binding tight. tiniest possible amount of wear to spine ends and corners. 222pp. ISBN 0313312230. spine dark blue, red text box w/gilt text. in Business.
New York: Garland Pubs. 1987. Facsimile edition. Thin, large quarto in beige cloth hardcovers with small brown letters on spine; in good condition; minimal soiling; paper and text clean; pp. 195; contains papers on the science of administration originally published in 1937 by the Institute of Public Administration at Columbia University; shelved in Business section.
Beirut, Lebanon: The Middle East Research and Publishing Center, 1968. First edition. Octavo. Good in good dust jacket. Tan spine with black lettering. Slight rubbing and soiling to dust jacket panels and jacket spine. Binding, book block edges, and pages good or better. 120pp.
New York: Russell & Russell, 1969. Reissued. Small quarto; pp 195; G/no-DJ; dark blue spine with silver text; cloth shows slight scratches to exterior, light sunning to exterior, minor wear to corners; text block has light toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; slightly cocked spine, heavy underlining throughout text;.
New York: Macmillan, 1932. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G-; Green/gray spine with blue text; DJ front cover interior flap price clipped, 2" open tear at heel of spine, 1" tall extended open tear over upper spine leading 2" onto both boards; Textblock age-toned, has light foxing on exterior head, interior clean; 319pp.
New York: Ronald Press, 1911. American edition. Octavo; good+/none; tan spine with gilt lettering on red and black labels; ex libris, name stamp, ffep; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 440 pp.; text figures; occasional pencil markings; age-toning; spine, sunned; boards, spot staining and discoloration; binding, shaken; hinges, split starts; else good.
New York: David McKay, 1973. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; white spine with black text; jacket has age toning, rubbing, bubbling along spine; boards are strong; textblock has spotting along head and fore edges, otherwise clean; pp 227; has gift inscription from author on front endpaper.
Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press, 1977. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG-: White spine with faded red and black text: DJ has general shelfwear, age toning and fading down spine, some light soiling: Boards are strong with some light dust staining, some rubbing at corners: Textblock has some dark smudges, age toning, pages are clean and free of markings, folds and tears: First Edition: 608 pp.
Paris: Bernard Grasset, 2005. Octavo; good+/wraps; white spine with black text; minor shelf wear and bumping, text block clean; 278 pp; else very good; --TEXT IN FRENCH.
Durham: Duke University Press, 1959. Quarto; pp 201; G/no-DJ; sunned green spine with silver text; cloth shows sunning to boards, rubbing to edges and corners; spine covers comb spine; text block has slight toning to exterior edges, light ink toward rear of text.
Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund, 1985. First Edition. large 8vo. VG/VG. solid black DJ spine with bright blue uppercase titling centered and with red volume and publisher close to DJ spine ends. chafing slight, whitish at spine extremities and roughened corners. front DJ panel with arrangement of small b/w photos under top half of titling. rubbing and shelfwear show across exterior. slender inner flaps with white text detail. denim blue HB spine cloth with imprinted gilt titling, centered between volume numeral and publisher acronym at neat spine ends and pointed corners. ivory endsheets are clear and spotless. likewise, a gently perused text interior, highlighted with small sections of glossy stock, captioned b/w photos and with some text detail. VOLUME I- 603 pp. VOLUME II- 607-1152 pp. ISBN # 0939934434.
Boston: Crosby, Nichols, Lee & Co., 1860. New edition. Octavo; good-/none; green cloth spine with gilt lettering; ex libris, signature, W. D. Walcott  and by Horatio Seymour ; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 426 pp.; frontispiece, plates and figures; light general toning; binding shaken, split starts, hinges, gutter, and joints; spine, hear and foot, chipping and tears; both board, blind stamped figures; else good.
The Torrington Company, 1992. Large Octavo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Green spine with gold text: Covers are in very good condition with minimal shelfwear, very slight curling at corners, mild scuffs: Textblock and pages have darkened slightly with age but are free of markings, folds and tears: 188 pp.
Paris: Dictionnaires Le Robert, 1992. Tome; Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, blue spine with yellow text; HB, same; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 4025 pp.; head-edge, foxing; else very good.
(unstated publisher location): Second Mobile Radio Broadcasting Company, 1945. December 1943-May 1945 edition. Quarto. Fair- with no dust jacket. Gray spine with no markings. White panel to front cover with black lettering. Significant rubbing to covers. Owner bookplate to rear pastedown. Binding loosened near the rear hinge with two signatures detached. Foxing to several pages. Foxing to text block edges. Foxing to the margins of several pages. 89pp.
Rochester, NY: The Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, 1982. Octavo; pp 231; VG-/no-DJ; grayish green spine with gilt text to red and black bars; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows only light wear to exterior edges; photographic endpapers; profusely illustrated with photographs; interior clean.
n. p. n. publ. 1992. Third edition. Octavo; pp 123; VG/VG-; dark green spine with yellow text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, minor wear to edges; cloth shows slight wear to edges, strong boards; text block has very slight wear to exterior edges, some writing to ffep; interior clean;.
Sterling, Virginia: Earthscan, 2007. First US Edition. slim 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. white HB spine with black lettering for title and smaller font for editors, tail finished with publisher title/symbol. front panel is light peach, with caliper measuring egg, titling on black and deep orange bands beneath illustration end at midsection. much rubbed, shadowiness is a quality to front and rear hardcovers. bright white endpapers, textblock within also a bright white. four text interior pages have folded over corners. included within chapters are 7 figures and 8 tables. there is no writing or discoloration through volume, just the dog-eared corners on thumbed pages. 146 pp. ISBN # 9781844073986.
New York: National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., 1947. Reprinted. Small quarto; pp 560; VG-/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; cloth shows slightly sunned exterior, minor wear to corners, strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name, some writing to ffep; underlining and writing toward front of text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1959. First edition. Quarto; unpaginated; 277 plates; VG-/G+; blue and beige spine with ivory text; this volume only; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, minor wear to corners, sunning to spine, price clipping to front flap; cloth has light sunning to edges, strong boards; text block shows slight toning to edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Memphis, TN: National Cotton Council of America, 1992. Quarto; vg/none; blue cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; binding, tight; text block, clean; B/W illustrations; 231pp.; gift note, ffep; else very good.
New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. first edition. NF-/NF-. 8vo in gray cloth. DJ is pale blue with title on cover and spine in dark gray. No significant wear, DJ now in BRODART. 376 pp. Shelved in Business.
New York: North-Holland, 1976. Two Volumes; Octavos; VG/VG-; Yellow spines with black text. DJs have general self wear, foxing, no tears; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblocks are clean, free of underlining/highlighting; Vol. 1 pp 296, Vol. 2 pp 312; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
Dallas: Update, 1974. Octavo; VG/VG; white and red spine with white text; jacket has age toning, rubbing, small closed tear at front head edge; boards have staining, binding is strong; textblock is clean; pp 320; inscribed by author on front endpaper.
Pittsburgh: The Instruments Publishing Company, 1951. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, red with white print; DJ has edgewear, small tears at spine ends and to top edge, mild shelfwear; Boards in red cloth with gold print on black banner, slight scratching to front, slight wear to corners and spine caps, slightly cocked spine; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; Typed letter signed by the subject’s son inserted; viii, 429 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Washington, C.C. Urban Institute Press, 1986. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition, First Printing; VG; Paperback; Spine yellow with black print; Cover has stray pencil marks on front, some fading, bump to front lower right corner and to rear upper left corner; Textblock clean and tight but for slight corner creasing at top of final pages, owner's name ink on half-title page; xviii, 246 pages, graphs, tables.