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: 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.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2013. Limited Edition, #78/800. Octavo, 832 pages; VG; bound in fine brown genuine leather with bright gilt spine title; front cover has gilt decorative border and gilt design; gilt text block; silk ribbon; marbled endpapers; limted edition, #78/800; certificate of limitation loose within; a facsimile reprint of the original 1859 edition; shelved 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: Irving Publishing Company, 1908. First Edition. thick 8vo., 1062pp., 6pp. ads; VG-; bound in green cloth, gilt lettering on spine and front board; some vertical creases to spine, seemingly due to the size of the volume; patterned endpapers; some mild shelfwear, including to corners; sparse writing in pencil to margins, primarily towards beginning of volume; small sticker with address on front pastedown; two faded stamps into lower edge of text block; shelved case 12.
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.
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.
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: 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.
New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1990. First Edition, Second Printing. thick 8vo., 812 pp., VG/VG; DJ, white marbled spine with dark green lettering: very mild wear to covers, "Autographed Copy" sticker to front cover partially obscures title, front flap price clipped, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, maroon cloth spine with gold lettering, gray paper boards: light bumping to head and tail, slight fraying to edges, mild wear to text-block (mostly to bottom-edge); minor mark in blue ink to ffep, "E" in red ink to back paste-down; SIGNED by Chernow to half-title page; shelved Case 13.
Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 1967. First Paperback Edition. 8vo., 536 pages; VG-; bound in yellow paper, spine sun-faded with black lettering; some mild shelfwear; interior clean; small stains to top edge of text block; Paul Harold Cootner was a financial economist at the MIT Sloan School of Management, and then later at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University. He worked on the Random Walk hypothesis and helped form the field of Financial Econometrics.; shelved case 10.
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.
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.
Bern Porter, 1946. Second Edition, 1/1500 copies. Tall Octavo, 46 pages; G-; in publisher's cream wraps, plain spine, lettered and decorated in black on front cover, moderate rubbing and shelfwear, including cracking and folding to upper edge of front cover; SIGNED by Miller on the rear wrap; reddish stain to rear wrap, partially over 'Henry'; previous owners name on ffep; Limited edition of 1500 copies; The First US edition, preceded by both the 1938 Paris edition and the 1943 British edition; shelved case 2.
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.
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.
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: 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
United States: Northwestern University Press, 1966. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/G+; Spine is black with white text; DJ has general shelf wear, some small open and closed tears, edge-wear, age-toning, some creasing to edges, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, some rubbing and bumping to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 385.
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: 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.
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.
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.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1953. 3rd printing. Octavo. VG/Good DJ. Grey spine with brown and black text/title; dustjacket is age-toned but mostly clean with mild edgewear (chipped edges especially by the spine and a couple of small tears); dj is price-clipped on the upper lateral edge of the inside flap on the front; boards are strong and mostly clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 328.
Paris: Marcel Giard, 1927. Second Edition. Octavo; pp 691; G-/paperback; tanned spine from original blue covers with black text; wraps are age toned, mostly to spine; sticker residue to front, slight stamped writing to rear, some chipping to edges; text block has deckled age toned edges, age darkened interior; French text.