London: J. Newberry, 1758. First Edition, Second Issue. 16mo; G+; Contemporary binding with red label on spine with gilt; Front board is separating, still attached; general scuffing to edges, boards; Corners bumped, bent; Small pen marking on ffep; Toning to pages; Maps clear, undamaged; Small [1/2 inch] tear to index page; Frontispiece, engraved title page, preface leaf, B & W maps, index leaf; NOTES: maps are not tinted, all black and white. Book does not have Africa error or printed correction on index (second issue); SS Consignment. Shelved in Case 3.
Amsterdam: Chez George Gallet, 1703. First Illustrated French Edition. folio, , 556 pages, ; VG; 3/4 bound with brown leather spine, black leather label with gilt lettering, marbled boards; newly repaired, with new spine, previous marbled boards preserved; rubbing and shelfwear to boards, edges worn; mild foxing throughout; half-title and engraved frontispiece; small pen writing in upper fore corner of title page; complete collation, A4-Z4, Aa4-Zz4, Aaa4-Zzz4, Aaaa4; with 16 folding plates, 16 single plates, 39 black and white plates embedded within text, and 3 color plates embedded within text; plate 1 is folded in such a way that it slightly sticks out the fore edge, and as such the vertical crease is torn along the lower half; full title continues: et de quelques autres adjacentes ; dont les principales sont Chypre, Rhodes, Candie, Samos, Chio, Negrepont, Lemnos, Paros, Delos, Patmos, avec un grand nombre d'autres. Comprenant leurs noms, leur situation, leurs villes, leurs châteaux, l'histoire tant ancienne que moderne de leurs habitants ; leur gouvernement, les révolutions qui y sont arrivés, les plantes, animaux, &c. qui s'y trouvent.; shelved case 4.
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.
Erfurt: Verlag der Muellerschen Buchhandlung, 1836. na. folio.VG-. half-leather w/ marbled boards. brown leather spine w/ blue field containing title in gold. hinges have small splits to head and tail of spine. boards are worn and curled at corners. shelfworn. staining to rear pages of book. this book contains beautiful maps.
Lugd. Batav. Roterodami: Hackios, 1669. Octavos, 3 volumes; VG; bound in full contemporary vellum, faded ink lettering to spines; some soiling to vellum; bookplate to front pastedown of each volume; each volume with an engraved title page, all dated 1669, title page of volume 1 says 1669, 2 and 3 state 1668; stain to bottom of text bloc of volume 1, does not impact any text; interiors clean; printer's mark with an eagle and the motto 'MOVENDO' on each title page; text in Latin with Greek references; shelved case 3.
London: Printed for William Johnston, 1754. Third Edition. 8vo., 640pp.,  index; VG-; spine paneled brown leather with red label and gilt lettering; moderate wear to boards, including scuffing, scratches, slight bowing; corners and board edges peeling; all 23 plates present, some staining from the color onto other parts of plates or facing pages; mild age-toning; GB; shelved case 9.
Toronto: The Champlain Society, 1962. Limited Edition, #563/725. tall 8vo., 410 pp., i-xv pp., VG; red cloth boards, gold lettering to spine; rounding to spine, bumping to tail; bright gilt top, mild wear to text-block; dark brown discoloration to fore-edge of gilt top; mild age-toning to text-block; ex-library: embossed stamp "Library of Giancarlo Cavagna [GAC] with "03" in blue ink to half-title page; embossed "University of Western Ontario London Library" stamp to title page and p. 101; faded "U.W.O. LIBRARY" stamp to all sides of text-block, though most visible to gilt top; very occasional stains/waving to interior, text affected yet clear and legible; marginalia in pencil mostly to pp. xiv-xv; No. 563 of 725 numbered copies; shelved case 1.
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.
Amsterdam: Joannes Janssonius, 1652. 2 24mo volumes bound in vellum. Very Good. Binding tight, light wear to boards, light bumping to edges of spine, text block and boards clean, title written in fading ink at top of spine, previous owner's bookplate on free end paper in both volumes, previous owner's name and date written on free end paper and half title page, else free from marking, pages clean and free from foxing, fold-out map of Roman Gaul (in excellent condition) follows the preface. Volume 1 contains books I-IX, while Volume 2 contains books X-XVII. Both volumes have an index at the rear. The 1st volume contains an elegant frontispiece that features Strabo pointing to a map of the world. Volume 1: 809 pp. Volume 2: 670 pp. SHELVED BEHIND ROCKVILLE FRONT DESK.
Boston: Wells And Lilly, 1824. First Edition Thus. Ocatavos; G/No jacket hardcover; Brown black and red leather spines with gilt lettering; 8 Volumes, bound in brown leather; All volumes have significant wear at the edges and corners, spines are creased and rubbed, some fraying at the corners and light bending to the boards; Bindings are sturdy; Text blocks are greatly age darkened, some foxing throughout the texts, some spots of liquid staining to the texts, no marking to the texts; 8 Volume Set. shelved above political science.
Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, 1938. Second Edition. 12mo., 270 pages; VG; flexible red boards with gilt text on front and spine; text block marbled; 28 maps, 28 plans, 14 coats of arms; attached ribbon bookmark; mild bumping to spine and covers; bookplate to front pastedown; text in German; shelved case 9.
New York: Arno Press, 1969 . Facsimile reprints [including maps]. VOLS. 1-7: 8vos., VG/no DJs; HCs, green cloth boards with gold lettering to spines and front boards; bumping to head and tail of spines, particularly to tail of Vol. 1; mild shelfwear to text-blocks, e.g., age-toning to top edges of text-blocks; frontispieces; VOL. 8: pamphlet with all 54 maps (facsimile reprints) housed in green cloth-covered clam-shell case (moderate shelfwear to case); pamphlet and maps in VG+ condition; second printing of De Voto's introduction [orig. 1953]; shelved above Literary Criticism/Hardcover Fiction.
London: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co., n.d. [1880s]. 4tos.; 384 pp., each volume; VG-/no dust jacket; brown cloth-covered spines and boards with dark brown endpapers; gilt lettering to spine and front board with illustrations in black; bumping, chipping, and fraying to head and tail of spines; rubbing to back board of Vol. 5; dark-colored top of text-block (faded); age-toning to fore-edge of text-block; light scratching to bottom edge of text-block, Vols. 1 and 3; interiors clean, age-toning throughout; staining to middle of fore-edge of text-block, Vol. 4; shelfwear to endpapers, including slight tear to back free endpaper, Vol. 3; shelved above Hardcover Fiction/Literary Criticism.
London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1907. First Edition. 4to., 336 pp., VG-; orange cloth boards, spine faded light brown, leather title label with gilt lettering affixed to spine; bumping/chipping/fraying to head and tail of spine and corners of boards; rubbing to spine, chipping to edges of label, lettering to label barely legible; cocking to spine, cracked hinge to front board, boards somewhat shaken, binding strong; fading to gilt text-block, age-toning to beveled fore- and bottom-edges; occasional age-toning, foxing, and minor staining to interior; signature of previous owners to ffep and recto of first blank page, embossed stamp of previous owner to bfep, label from previous bookseller to front paste-down; tipped-in frontispiece and plates protected by tissue guards; shelved Case 10.
Rangoon: Supdt., Govt. Printing and Stationery, 1928. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; this volume only; 2 maps in pouch, adhered to rear end paper; cloth has white spotting on exterior, mostly toward front fore edge and on rear toward spine; wear along edges; slightly bumped corners; lightly sunned panels, which are otherwise sturdy & intact; text block has darkened slightly due to age; minor cracking at hinges, mostly at front hinge toward head edge; some foxing on pastedowns & end papers; page 35 has small circular tear; pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 257.
London: Bernard Quaritch Ltd, 1935. Octavo, 222pp; 170pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG-/VG- condition. Bumping and shelf-wear. Dust jacket is encased in a protective mylar covering. Edge-wear to dust jacket, including light chipping, rubbing and age-toning. Green clothbound boards are clean. Head-edge gilt. Minimal, faint foxing to rear text of volume two. Spines gently cocked. Binding is sturdy. Volume two contains numerous fold-out maps. Spines are beige with black text at head.
Rome: I.C.E. -Italian Institute for Foreign Trade, 1982. Large octavo; G/no-DJ; gray spines with black text; slipcase has slight staining to rear; cracking rear head edge; 2 volumes, 78+146; cloths have moderate wear to edges; some spotting to spine; lightly sunned boards; one volume is in 2 ring binder, second volume is hardbound book; text blocks show moderate wear due to handling; lightly sunned spines; interiors clean; illustrated with many photographs; Italian, German, French, Arabic and English text.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1991. Octavo; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, yellow with black print; DJ has mild edgewear, closed tear at front top right corner, stain to bottom edge; Boards in green cloth with gold print, bumps to outside corners and spine caps, mild stain to front bottom right corner; Textblock has bumped lower right corner with stain to bottom edge and front edge; 96 pages, illustrated (chiefly color).
Italy: Monumenta Bergomensia LXX, 2000. First Edition. Folio; VG/VG; Hardcase spine natural map picture w/ maroon and black text, boards strong, slight wear; dustjacket spine natural map picture w/maroon & black text; boards strong; binding good; minimal wear of pages otherwise very good. 543pp. Oversize/overweight: may require additional postage for expedited/international orders.
London, Melbourne and Toronto: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1982. Quarto, 314 pages. Hard cover with dust jacket. Very good. Inscribed by former owner on the half-title page. Tight binding. Text is clean and unmarked. Neat and clean boards. Light shelf wear to dust jacket; still very good and wrapped in protective brodart. red spine with text in yellow and blue. Shelve in Geography.
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1888. Ex-libris (personal library); Quarto; VG/no-DJ; spine beige (looks like canvas), no lettering, darker toward the center; boards strong, clean, very slightly warped, corners worn inward, some wear on spine head and tail, minimal other edgewear; textblock clean, bottom corner of ToC folded, ex-libris bookplate on front pastedown, minor stain at bottom of front free end paper, some creasing on back free end paper, free of highlighting/underlining, contains many b/w illustrations and color maps. pagination not followed to end.
New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1970. Octavo; G+/no-DJ paperback; brown, blue & magenta spines with off-white text; 3 volumes; exteriors are somewhat rubbed surfaces, rear shows age toning & moisture stained fore edges; some creasing on spines of vols. 1 & 2; minor wear along edges but overall intact & sturdy; text blocks show moderate wear along edges and staining on head edge toward fore edge of vols. 1 & 2, but text pages are unmarked and good, intact bindings; pp 2052. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Buffalo: Geo. H. Derby and Co., 1851. 10mo; pp 456; G-; dark blue spine with gilt text; ex-library; full title: Oregon and California: The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California, to which is added a description of the Physical Geography of California; cloth has slight fading to exterior, some wear to edges; ex-library sticker to lower spine; text block has age toned exterior edges; ex-library stamps to some early pages and other pages in text; slight cracking to front gutter; missing ffep; some slight foxing throughout.
Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. first edition. Large Octavo; VG-/VG; Dark blue spine with white & light blue text; Dust jacket has moderately rubbed exterior and has small, minor tears on edges, otherwise clean and intact; Cloth has lightly sunned exterior with with strong and intact panels; Text block shows slight wear, discoloration on exterior edges, and slight writing on copyright page, but otherwise with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 820.
Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 2005. Second Edition. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Blue spine with lighter blue and white text: Covers have general shelfwear, scuff marks, slight fraying to corners, sticker residue on front, binding tight: Textblock exterior has some smudges, pages clean and unmarked: Second Edition: 339 pp.
San Francisco: Yolla Bolly Press, Sierra Club Books, 1985. First Edition (Stated). Folio hardcover with dustjacket. VG+/VG+. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the front endpaper to historian Daniel Boorstin. Interior clean, binding strong, minor shelfwear, dustjacket now in protective plastic sleeve. 210 pp. 0871568454. [Black text on white spine. Above geography.].
St.Simons Island: Watermarks Publishing, 2001. Fourth printing, spiral bound, Octavo; VG/Wraps; Cream color spiral spine, dark blue text; Light shelf wear to covers, minor fray at top of first spiral, otherwise covers are clean; Binding intact, [SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE], previous owner's pencil notes on end page; Text block clean; 160 pp.
New York: American Geographical Society, 1930. Second, revised. Octavo; vg/wraps/box; grey spine with no text; slipcase, grey cloth spine with gilt lettering on black; sunned; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; two folding maps, toning starts; front panel and edges, foxing starts; slipcase, some soiling and flaking; else very good; ---ISBN none.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1993. Quarto; pp 636; VG/VG-; orange spine with white and yellow text; odd volume; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, light curling to edges; cloth has light wear to exterior, minor edge wear; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Jerusalem, Israel: Ariel Publsihing House / The Kibbutz Movement, c. 1980. Israeli Printing. thin Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. ivory wraps spine with Hebrew titling in small brown lettering. jacket front partially illustrated beneath English language titling and softcover rear is similarly illustrated but in Hebrew. barely skimmed, this copy lists and includes more than 100 titled drawings, plans, layouts, maps and more. clear within textblock, edges slim and corners of sheets and covers neat. approx. 128 pp.
Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2006. US Printing. small Qto. VG/ - no DJ. black glossy wraps spine has purple, orange and white titles. glossy, smooth adjacent softcovers with background map graphics and lettering in similar shades of purple, orange and black. includes CD-ROM in protective sleeve affixed inside rear cover. no marks, writing to interior or exterior, edges smooth and clear. volume in super shape overall. 588 pp. ISBN# 0471792292.