New York/London: Appleton and Co./Swan Sonnenschein & Co., 1889. First US Edition [Second Issue]. Octavo; G+; Ochre boards and spine with gilt lettering; Some bumping and scuffing to the edges and corners of the boards, some slight tearing to the cloth at the spine edges, spine scuffed, gilt lettering faded but visible fraying at the corners; Binding is shaken with some tearing at the gutter and end papers both front and rear; Text block is age toned, as typical; Free of marking; BD consignment, shelved case 10.
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London: J. Tonson, 1727. First Edition. Quarto, 325 pages; VG; full brown leather boards, re-backed with modern paneled light brown leather, burgundy label with gilt lettering, gilt leaf to each other panel; boards have single gilt roll t border, single gilt roll to board edges, moderate wear and rubbing; with all 18 plates of tables, including 1 folding; text block red; interior clean; wide margins; TB consignment; shelved case 3.
London: John Murray, 1846. First Edition. Thick octavo in discolored purple embossed hardcovers with gold letters on spine; VG; heavy discoloration and some soiling on boards; fraying around edges; previous owner's name on ffep; a couple of open gutters; dusty, deckled edges; occasional foxing; occasional penciled notes in margins; text clean; pp. 584; shelved in Case # 7.
New York: Rand, McNally & Company, 1926. Octavo 325pp. hard cover in VG condition. Scarce book, inscription with author's initials on front free endpaper, uncertain if author actually inscribed. Bumping and shelf wear. Boards rubbed at extremities (spine, corners, and lower cover edges). Front cover has gilt embossed title and author lettering. Embossed lettering on spine worn to same color as spine, sunned? Front hinge starting. Text block lower corner has small dampstain. Text age toned, and has foxing. CW consignment. Shelve in Case 10. Spine is maroon.
New York: Knopf, 1961. First Edition. Octavo; VG in VG slipcase; Blue cloth spine with gilt lettering; Red slipcase; Some minor wear to the edges, bumping; Case shows wear to the corners and title plate; Interior clean with only minor age toning; Excellent condition; First trade edition of a book originally privately printed; 153 pages; CASE 12.
London: W. Meadows, 1745. Second edition. Octavo; vg+/none; brown leather spine with no text and raised bands; gilt filigree rulings; shelf wear and bumping; edges and joints, chipping and wear; endpapers, toning starts, Front board loose yet not detached; 428 pp., "A table of English Silver Coins with plates," 28 pp.; "A table of English Gold Coins with plates," 4 pp.; index, 12 pp.; boards, use wear; else good.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1972. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 252 pages, VG/VG-; white DJ, red/navy blue/black lettering: mild overall wear to DJ, light age-toning to covers (mostly to margins), "$6.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; navy blue cloth boards, bright silver lettering: mild bumping/wear to head and tail; mild wear to margins of boards; scattered fingerprint markings to boards; very mild wear to text-block, very light foxing/age-toning to top, fore- and bottom-edges clean; top corners of pages 13/14 and 51-52 dogeared; section of text circled in blue ink to page 13; marginalia and underlining in blue ink to pages 52-53; INSCRIBED by Ted Kennedy to "President McClosky" to ffep, inscription dated 1972; capital "E" in red ink to ffep, inscription unaffected; EM consignment; shelved Case 5.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1890. Octavo; Poor/no DJ; Ex-library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print, library call number in white ink at bottom; Boards quarter bound with blue cloth to spine and illustrated grey paper to boards, tattering to spine caps and corners, spine head torn away, peripheral tanning to paper, shelfwear; Text block is detached from cover, pastedowns torn away, string binding of book signatures loose so that signatures are separating, library stamp on front flyleaf and title page, light age-toning to paper; xv, 304 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w) “with illustrations chiefly from photographs taken by the author”.
New York: A. Wessels, 1909. Presumed First Edition. 8vo., 361 pp., VG-/no DJ; blue cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine; bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine, horizontal crease above "A. WESSELS' logo to tail of spine (lettering affected yet legible; bumping to corners of boards, cocking to boards, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; ex libris bookplate to front paste-down, square area of age-toning to ffep from bookplate; age-toning to interior, slight fading to text (legible), occasional marginalia in pencil; INSCRIBED by Post to first blank page, dated "Chicago / Dec 1909"; Post served as Assistant Secretary of Labor from 1913-1920 under the Wilson administration; shelved Case 1.
London: George Allen and Unwin Ltd, 1968. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 464; G/G-; sunned light green spine with red text; dust jacket has slightly soiled exterior; some rubbing to edges; price clipped front flap; small publisher's sticker to front flap; cloth shows little wear; lightly sunned spine; mild rubbing rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1958. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG-/G+; Yellow spine with black and grey text. DJ has Brodart cover jacket, foxing present, general shelfwear, edge wear, small open tears along edges, price clipping to front flap; Boards have light rubbing to edges, bumping to corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has foxing to fore edge and free end papers, has personal inscription in ink by previous owner on front free end paper and signature on half title page, otherwise, clean, free of marks on pages; pp 368. Shelve in upstairs area, on shelf perpendicular to copier.
Great Britain: Cambridge University Press, 1991. UK Printing. wide 8vo. VG+/VG. thick red DJ spine with small centered black titles. neat, minimal edgewear, under clear protective cover. fine red clothbound volume, gilt stamped centered titling on black imprinted label and volume indicator and publisher in gilt also. thick sturdy boards with matching endpapers. contents include 54 figures, 5 maps, frontispiece and 8 color plates,15 black and white plates and 81 tables. extra thick volumes, unblemished inside and out. 992 pp. ISBN# 0521327091.
London: His Majesty's Stationery Office and Longmans, Green and Co., 1952. First. Volume I only; octavo; VG/no-DJ; navy spine, gold text; cover has rubbing, sunning and ex-library label on spine, spine slightly cocked, cornerwear; textblock has pencil markings on some pages, ex-library stamps and label on front pastedown and free endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 732.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1935. first edition. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Off-white spine with black text; Boards are slightly sunned on exterior with heavily sunned spine, otherwise exterior has just slight shelf wear with strong & sturdy panels; Text block has darkened slightly due to age with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 363. Inscribed by the author. eb/nd.
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.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1995. Octavo; VG; Hardcovers; Green spines with red labels and gold texts; 3 Vols. are in uniform condition; Boards have minor marks to the front and rear exterior but have solid binding; Text blocks of all volumes are clean; 399p. (Vol.1); 727p. (Vol.2); 568p. (Vol.3) Oversized book.Additional shipping and handling needed for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping may not be available. Contact seller for details.
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.
New York: Augustus M. Kelley, 1970. Reprint. Octavo, 428 pages; VG-; fully bound in brown cloth, spine and front cover have gilt lettering; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, spine has a small closed crack, has minor bumping on the fore edge corners; pages have age toning, minimal blotching along the top edge, and minor detachment in several locations; shelved Economics.
New York: Kaplan Publishing, 2011. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 319pp.; VG/VG; spine black with red and white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; mild shelfwear and rubbing; text block clean; sticker on front cover of dust jacket, stating that it's signed; SIGNED flat on title page by Prakash; shelved law.
London: Macmillan and Co, Limited, 1905. First London Edition. Octavo; G+ Hardcover; Royal blue spine with gold text; Boards have moderate rubbing to the front and rear exteriors; Free end papers have extreme foxing and are tanned; Top and fore edges are deckled and slightly frayed; Paste downs have minor wrinkles; book has errata page and has age-tone, text block is clean; 280p.
Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 1967. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 200; VG/VG-; lavender spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; some soiling to rear; slightly sunned spine; minor rubbing to corners; cloth shows slight shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has very light foxing to exterior edges; interior clean.
Arlington, VA: Bloomberg BNA, 2015. Fourth Edition. Octavo: VG/no-DJ hardback: Black spine with gold text: Boards are strong and clean, slight bumping to corners, binding is tight: Textblock exterior is clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears: Fourth Edition: Volume IB only: Unpaginated.
Stockholm, Sweden: Institution for International Economic Studies, January 1991. Monograph Series : No. 19, Swedish Printing. large 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. bright medium blue wraps spine and volume with tiny black titling. paperback corners are a touch thumbed. heavy foxing to title page, less so to the following preface sheets. remainder of white textblock includes no marks, with tables and figures numbered within the chapters. outer edges are lightly foxed. 372 pp. ISBN# 9171469001.
London / New York: Macmillan & Co. Ltd / St. Martin's Press, 1956. Thick octavo; vg/good-; dj, sunned-to-tan spine with red and black text; dj, shelf wear; age-toning; 4" black mark, rear cover; chipping; HB, green cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; illus.: figures, tables; former owner's name inked to FFEP and stamped to tail end of text block; 768pp.
Philadelphia: The American Philisophical Society, 1957,1960,1964. Mixed Editions. Small Quarto; G/Fair; beige spines with dark blue text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, Methodological Considerations and Reference Tables, pp 757; vol. 2, Analyses of Economic Change, pp 289; vol. 3, Demographic Analyses and Interrelations, pp 367; dust jackets show sunned exteriors; chipping to edges; slight wear to tail edges; cloths are lightly sunned; strong boards; text blocks show slight age toning to exterior edges; vol. 1 has slightly cocked spine; light toning to interiors.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1967. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, gold with black print; DJ has edgewear, mild shelfwear; Boards in tan cloth with brown print, mildly cocked spine, slight wear to spine caps; Text block has black-tinted top edge, stray pencil mark on front pastedown, else clean and tight; xv, 215 pages.
London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1934. Octavo. VG/no DJ - hardbacks. 2 volume set; Green spines with gold texts/titles; boards are strong and mostly clean, except for a single black spot on the back of Volume I and a few stray scratch marks/rubbed areas on both volumes; boards have mild edgewear; pen writing on the front free end pages; bindings are strong; a few moisture exposure staining noted on the top fore-edge; textblock is age-toned but otherwise clean. Volume 1: Pp. 472 Volume 2: Pp. 419.
Cambridge: Cambridge at the University Press, 1903-1905. Octavo; Three volumes, mixed editions; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear; Text blocks have book plates on endpapers, spotting to endpapers, tears to hinges at endpapers, intermittent spine breaks; Vol. 1, During the Early and Middle Ages, 4th edition, frontispiece, 724 pages; Vol. 2, Modern Times, Part I, Mercantile system, 3rd edition, 608 pages; Vol. 3, Modern Times, Part II, Laissez Faire, no edition statement, pages 610-1039.
London & New York: Cambridge University Press, 1951. Octavo; G+/G-; Tan spine with red & black text; Dust jacket has sunned exterior and spine with minor edge wear, price clipped, small tear at mid spine & 3 inch closed gash across mid front near fore edge, otherwise intact; Boards are lightly sunned with slight edge wear, 3 inch indentation mid way across front near fore edge, otherwise sturdy; Text block is slightly age toned with unmarked pages; Previous owner's name on ffep; pp 447.
London, Great Britain: Imperial College Press, 2009. Singapore. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. dark green, green, stripes and bright blue HC spine with black title between white author and b/w publisher. tightly bound, bright white fep/ffep. moisture exposure has gently ripped some of the affected textblock. thin delicate sheets, easy to flip through with no interior marks. 298 pp. ISBN# 9781848161924.
Tokyo, Japan: Springer-Verlag, 2005. Japan Edition. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. slender glossy HC volume, authors are in white on partially brown and light gray split glossy bottom half, filled with black titling and dark gray tail end tip. unmarked ivory inside covers, with 72 figures numbered individually within chapters. charts, equations and text upon clear sheets, tight copy with unmarked slim, smooth ivory edges. HC boards have no impressions, sharp corners.151 pp. ISBN # 4431294260.