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.
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Leipzig: Hugo Heller & Co.; Internationaler Psychoanalytischer Verlag, 1912-1934. Various, Some First Collected Editions, Some Rebound Periodicals. large Octavos, 14 volumes; VG; various bindings, volumes 1 and 2 3/4 bound, with burgundy leather spine, marbled boards, paneled spines with gilt lettering; volume 5 1/2 bound with brown cloth spine, green paper boards; volumes 4, 6-14, and 20 bound in full burgundy cloth, gilt lettering on spine; ex-library, with the markings of the Baltimore Psychoanalytic Society, including stamps on all three edges of all text blocks, bookplates on front pastedown, library pocket on rear pastedowns; all volumes have mild rubbing and shelfwear; Volume 1: 1912, contains I.1-I.5, , spine peeling and largely loose, repair to gutter of endpapers; Volume 2: 1913, contains II.1-II.6, plate for II.1 present, repair to gutter of endpapers; Volume 4: 1915/16, contains IV.1-IV.6; Volume 5: 1917-1919, contains V.1-V.5/6, front board detached, rear board and spine nearly detached; Volume 6: 1920, contains VI.1-VI.4; Volume 7: 1921, contains VII.1-VII.4, VII.1-3 on slightly green paper; Volume 8: 1922, contains VIII.1-VIII.4; Volume 9: 1923, contains parts 1-4; Volume 10: 1924, contains parts 1-4; Volume 11: 1925, contains parts 1-3, lacking part 4, contains the original periodicals, includes front three yellow covers, cover for part 1/2 has some repair to the edges; Volume 12: 1926, contains parts 1-4; Volume 13, 1927, contains parts 1-4; Volume 14: 1928, contains part 1, contains the original periodical, the front two pages have repair to the edges; Volume 20, 1934, contains part 4, contains the original periodical, with bright yellow front cover; Shelved room 11.
Nuremberg: 1685. Thick folio (15 X 9.5) in ivory hardcovers with six-band embossed spine and title in black letters; condition: Good; substantial soiling on spine and fraying on edges; binding is strong, with open gutter in the back; previous owner’s penciled inscriptions on ffep; one regular plate and one double-folded plate missing; first front end page, first engraving and title page have a 7 X 5 deep right hand corner chip; first few pages also chipped but repaired with pasted paper; substantial chipping and ripping in right hand corner (6 in X 4.5 in X 1 in); a couple of double-page plates are cut off half way along the fold; occasional staining and off-setting on plates; in German; book is sold as is; this is a 1685 edition of the work Joachim von Sandrart, German Baroque historian, first published in 1680; shelved in Case # 4; due to size and weight, please contact us for shipping costs.
West Stockbridge, Massachusetts: Thornwillow Press, 1990. Limited Edition, #402/500. Octavo, 39 pages; bound in Moroccan burgundy goatskin, plain paneled spine; lacking slipcase; #402/500, signed by Pontifell on the limitation page; Inscribed by Helmut Kohl to John Weitz on ffep; stamp from the GHI-John Weitz collection on the ffep; text in German and English; KUS consignment; shelved case 9.
Gedruck zu Budiffin/durch Nicolaum Zipfern, 1615. first;. Slightly oblong octavo in green and ivory cloth with black gothic writing; Good+; embossed spine; right edge of front board slanted upwards; boards' corners ivory; boards and spine generally soiled from age but in good condition; binding strong; tiny French library sticker inside front cover; front hinge starting to loosen; parchemin type paper discolored but not heavily; green external edges dusty and sunned; first part of book (about 60 pages) in gothic writing with calligraphy; first title page partly written in red ink with 1615 date; other title pages interspersed with coat of arms; some titles pages in red ink; second part of book (136 pages) in regular handwriting in black ink; last part of book (no numbering) in regular handwriting with date of 1624; last pages left blank; this book is in GERMAN; shelved in room 12.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1992. Octavos, 11 volumes; VG; bound in fine genuine brown leather with bright gilt spines, black and red labels with gilt titling, and gilt decorative motif on covers; each volume with matching motif; gilt text block; silk endpapers; silk ribbon; shelved above Easton Press.
Munich: Jos. Lindauer, 1856. First Edition. Octavo in 3/4 marble and brown leather; Good+ condition hardcover; 5-band embossed spine with gold letters; moderate shelf wear on boards; strong binding; previous owner inscription on ffep; general foxing throughout, more pronounced on last pages; page 221 has a horizontal cut not detrimental to reading; a couple of pages slightly detached; this is vol. 1 of 5 volumes describing, in two parts, the stories of General Lieutenant Michailowski-Danilewski; contains 16 small folded maps at the end showing the movements of the French troops; in good condition; in Gothic print German; pp. 605; MD consignment; Please see all five photos for details. Shelved in endcase near stairs on sales floor.
Bremen: Angelsachsen-Verlag, 1936. Quarto; G+ condition; Loose in wrappers, housed in a green box with "Deutsche Kunst Band 8" written on box; [Vols. 9-17]; Box has sun faded exterior, opens flat to right side, cracking to other corners, box lid missing part of head edge and cracking to other sides with tape mends; Arts - German; German text; - See photos for condition details - LR Consignment Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders. Shelved in Netdesk office, on bookshelf with ephemera items.
Washington, D.C. Loosestrife Editions, 1987. Limited Edition, #17/500. Folio; VG; bound in black cloth, plain spine, silver gelatin print mounted on the front cover as issued; in glassine jacket with light rubbing and small tears along spine; signed by Gossage on the limitation page, #17/500; shelved above Front case.
Neward, VT: The Janus Press, 1946. Limited Edition (#96/100). Large quarto box in dark green cloth with brown title on spine; VG; etchings printed by hand on press on dampened heavy parchment paper; box with minimal soiling; contains 9 etchings with text in German in large, brown type; shelved case 11; please contact us for shipping costs.
Wein: Verlag Die Fackel, 1919/1918. First Editions. Octavo, 639, 48 pages; G; bound in a custom monogrammed dark green leather binding, gilt lettering and tooling to spine and front cover; patterned endpapers; moderate wear and rubbing to binding; pages severely age-toned and brittle; with both Die Letzten Tage der Menschheit and Die Letzte Nacht bound together, individual title pages; shelved case 0.
Nuremburg DE: Zentralverlag der NSDAP, 1936. First. Reichs Party Day, the program for the annual Nazi party Nuremburg rally for 1936. Small 8vo, 168pp perfect-bound in wraps. Red paper front with title and decoration, blank red spine, advertisement on back. THIS COPY INCLUDES a used 2-mark ticket for a seat on the west side of the stadium for 10 September. Also a map of Nuremburg and environs, showing the parade routes and locations of other events.
Wuppertal: Verlag Dieter Ruggeberg, 1978. 12mo; pp 394; G-/Fair; blue spine with black text; dust jacket has scratching tear defect to spine; mild rubbing to edges; slight wear to exterior; cloth has moisture stain to spine; moisture staining to panels toward joints; intact boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; German text;.
Frankfurt: Published by the Author, 1693. Third edition. 3 in. 12mo in vellum; condition: G+; boards with small stains and moderate fraying; book slanted upwards; paper wobbling; good binding; a few pages with dog ear; some discoloration; text clean; pp. 638; in German; shelved in Case # 6; YR consignment.
London: E. & F.N. Spon, 1871. First Edition. Octavo, 128 pages; G+; bound in burgundy cloth, rebound with original spine and boards preserved; cloth has some spotting to exterior; strong boards; mylar wraps; text block shows age toned exterior edges; deckled edges; light pencil to ffep; several maps throughout; interior age-toned; with 27 folding plates, diagrams, and schematics; shelved case 12.
London: Tombleson, 1852. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG-; bound in 3/4 contemporary red calf, pattered cloth boards, paneled spines with gilt titling; rubbing and wear to extremities, slight cracking to spine; pages with age-toning and foxing, primarily to plates; pages 155-158, plus 4 plates, largely detached from gutter; with large folding map in rear of volume 1, title-page vignette, 67 other steel engravings; shelved case 9.
Wien und Nurnberg: Peter Conrad Monath, 1746. Small octavo (6 1/2" x 4 1/2"); (31), 572, (8) pp. Illustrated with engraved frontispiece and 26 engraved plates (many folding). First volume only (of eight). Contemporary calf, with five raised bands on spine, leather spine label. Very Good. Boards rubbed and slightly bowed. Lacks front endpaper. Some soiling to edges of engraving No. 25. Text in German. Shelved in Case #4.
Vienne: De L'imprimerie Imperiale et Royale, 1815. First Edition. Small Quarto, , 334,  pages; VG; bound in 3/4 leather, green label with gilt titling, tree calf patterned paper boards; pattered endpapers; small bookplate to front pastedown; mild scattered foxing; wide margins; minor archival repair to fore edge of page 1; mild rubbing and wear to boards; With a Preamble, 121 Articles, and 18 Annexes; with errata in rear; text in French; shelved case 7.
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.
Munich: Georg W. Dietrich, 1913. Quarto in dark pink cloth hardcovers with vinyl cover; gold and black gilt on covers; moderate soiling; strong binding; title page slightly soiled and repaired with scotch tape; illustrations on white glossy paper; text in Gothic letters; in German; pp. 95; shelved in Case # 7; DC consignment; please contact us for shipping costs.
Zurich: Seedorn Verlag, 1983. Limited Edition [[#88/151]. square 4to., unpaginated, VG-; brown cardboard boards, no separate spine, white backstrip with black lettering; bumping to head and tail of backstrip; shelfwear and very mild staining to boards, bumping to corners; contains many full-color numbered prints by Voss, with each copy of the limited edition containing a different set of plates [#1-12986], of 151 copies this is No. 88 stated to limitation page; SIGNED by Voss lightly in pencil to limitation page; text in German; shelved Case 11.
Stuttgart: Druck und Verlag von Eduard Ballberger, 1877. Octavo; VG-, bound in 3/4 brown leather, marbled boards and endpapers; Raised band spine with gold text; some shelf wear to covers, age, rubbing, minor nicks/tears on exterior, fraying, rubbing and chipping along sides, spine, edges and some creasing at corners, otherwise clean, raised band spine; Boards are strong, binding solid; Gilded text block exterior, text block clean and in German language; SHELVED IN AISLE 8 Vol I - 435 pp Vol II - 447 pp Vol III - 450 pp Vol IV - 423 pp Please see all seven photos for details regarding these books. If you have any questions/concerns, please inquirer. Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
Munich: Albert Langen. First limited edition. Tall folios in brown hardcovers with gold letters: Good condition (see all five photos for details); moderate soiling on boards; some shelf wear and tears on spines, not detrimental to binding; ex-library small stamp inside front page; lithographs' paper faded; 3 volumes contain 72 lithographs each, one of them on the Bonaparte's era; another volume contains cartoons from newspapers; with introductory comments in German; Shelved on rare/exp bookshelf near stairs on sales floor Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to restriction(s).
London: Sampson Low, Marston, Low, & Searle, 1873. First Edition. Octavo, 184 pages; VG-; spine is green with gilt lettering and black embossing; bound in green cloth, has profuse black embossing throughout, has gilt lettering; binding has minor rubbing throughout, has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, with rubbing along the sides of the spine, minor fraying at the top and bottom of the spine, and moderate bumping and fraying on the fore edge corners; pages have minor dust build up along the top edge, have minor age toning and foxing throughout, have occasional minor detachment in several locations; occasionally ilustrated; shelved case 9.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1985. First Edition, Second Printing. Quarto, 788 pages, VG-/VG-; dj, white spine, black lettering: mild overall wear to dj, occasional small closed tears to edges of covers, approximately 1" tear to top corner of back cover, mild rubbing to back cover along hinge, "45.00" to front flap; quarter-bound, navy blue cloth spine, orange cloth boards, dull gold lettering to spine: very mild overall wear to boards, small open tear to cloth to top edge of back board; mild age-toning to text-block; light age-toning to margins of interior, text and graphics unaffected; INSCRIBED by Kostof to half-title page; shelved Front Table.
Berlin: G. Kolle. Oblong Quartos: Fair/no-DJ hardbacks: 1 red, 1 brown and 2 blue spines with no text: Boards all have general shelfwear, fraying to corners and heads and tails of spines, Volumes 1, 3 and 4 are nearly separated at spine with textblock, rubbing and some discoloration to boards, boards are clothe bound with black and gold decoration: Textblock exteriors are gilded, age toning to pages, pictures offset onto blank facing pages but still in good condition themselves: Text is entirely in GERMAN: Unpaginated.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1947. Octavo; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, orange and brown with white and brown print; DJ has small tears at top of spine, else moderate edgewear, toning to spine, mild shelfwear; Boards in orange cloth with black print, clean and tight; Text block clean and tight; xxi, 694 pages.
Germany: Reite Fortgefesste, 1742. New Edition. Thick 12mo in brown hardcovers; VG; substantial shelf wear on boards, specially spine, with upper open tears; good binding; frontispiece engraving; title page and text clean throughout; contains nine books divided by world regions with register at the end; German in Gothic letters; shelved in Case # 6; YR consignment.
Berlin: Junter und Dunnhaupt Verlag, 1938. Octavo; pp 96; Fair/paperback; ivory/gray spine with black text; covers have noticeable foxing to exterior; some chips to edges; moderate wear to fore edges and joints; faux dj; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; slight foxing to first and last few pages; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; text in German;.
Munchen: Verlag C.H. Beck, 1999. Quarto; pp 253; VG; dark gray spine with gilt text; slipcase shows slight wear to exterior; intact panels; no jacket; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block clean; top edge gilt; illustrated; inscribed by Dieter Grimm, editor; German text; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
Bad Nauheim: Verlag Hans-Henning Podzun, 1961. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black and yellow with white print; DJ has edgewear, tears to top edge and wear to spine ends, fading to spine; Boards in black cloth with white print, clean and strong; Text block has label on front pastedown, card signed in ink by author affixed to front flyleaf, mild amount of pen and pencil annotation within otherwise clean text; Text in German; 882 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Verlag von Tempskn, 1870. Set is Volumes 1, 2 ,3 and 4 part 2. Octavos; G- condition hardcovers; Brown spines with gold text; 4 Volumes; Boards have slightly sunned spines with shelf wear such as rubbing along edges & corners, exteriors have some rubbing and peeling toward center of front panels, otherwise panels are sturdy; Text block has slightly age toned appearance with light pencil toward front, previous owner's book plate on front pastedowns and embossed stamp on front end papers; Spine missing on Vol. 1 (see photo) Vol. 2 has cracking at hinge between front pastedown and end paper; pp 2172. German language. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders. SHELVED IN AISLE 8.
Boston, New York, Chicago, London: Ginn & Company, 1907. Small Octavo; pp 162; G/no-DJ; burgundy spine with black text to paper label; author was German chemist, Friedrich Wilhelm Ostwald, he won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1909; cloth has moderate wear to exterior; slight spotting to exterior; rubbed corners and edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; deckled fore edges; slight cracking to gutters; errata slip tipped in at page 31; interior show light toning to pages.
Canton: Peter Kaufmann und Co., 1839. 18mo; G-/no-DJ; Light brown spine without text; Leather bound panels with metal clasp at fore edge but matching strap closure is missing, exterior has moderately rubbed & scratched surfaces and rubbing wear along edges most wear is on spine which also has some fine, vertical crease lines, but otherwise no defects; Text block has slight writing on pastedowns & end papers, also darkening on exterior edges with foxing on first & last few pages, interior text pages are moderately foxed throughout with small tear at front hinge near head edge and otherwise pages are intact; pp 320. German text.
Frankfurt, Germany: Berlag von Carl Berhard Lizius, 1849. Second Edition. Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Brown spine with black text, blue binding shows through the cracks; Boards strong, generally clean, with considerable shelfwear and edgewear, Quarter-bound covers marbled, unevenly worn in patches, some worn down through decorative layers of board, some only surface abrasions, corners bumped, rubbing at corners, boards edgeworn, paper binding split along the edges of the spine, what remains of the paper binding on the spine is cracked and chipped in numerous places including a long vertical crack running the length of the spine essentially splitting the book title down the middle, blue binding materials are exposed where the paper binding has worn away, fore edges of boards darkened, and there is a dark circular stain at the tail edge of the back cover; Textblock age-toned, evidence of water damage prevalent throughout text including an overwhelming musty odor, for the first 50 pages the tail edge corners of heavier paper stock display dark stains - the stains are fainter on the lighter paper stock, pages are stiff and difficult to turn, names of previous owners inscribed on front free-end paper, text heavily marked in red ink, light foxing throughout, spine cocked, signatures loose, evidence of speckling along top and tail edges, possibility that all edges were originally marbled, but current condition of book makes it difficult to confirm, AES; pp 372. "As-Is"
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;.
Berlin: Verlag von G. Reimer, 1881. Large Octavo; pp 546; Fair; 3/4 brown leather binding; gilt text to spine; raised bands to spine and fore corners; marbled boards; odd volume; heavy rubbing to corners and edges; sunfaded spine; cracks to spine exterior; scratched tear to front; text block has age toned exterior edges; cracking to gutters; stain to front pastedown; light foxing to first and last few pages; illustrated; frontispiece with tissue guard; German, Latin and French texts; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s) This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Zurich: Verlag Ernst Scheidegger, 1989. Small Quarto; unpaginated; G/G-; white spine with black text; dust jacket has slight soiling to exterior; lightly rubbed edges; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight soiling to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; German text; arts - German; signed by artist to ffep.
Leipzig und Berlin: Druck und Verlag von B. G. Teubner, 1907. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Navy spine with gilt text; This volume only; Cloth has lightly sunned exterior with minor rubbing at corners, otherwise slight wear on exterior with strong and intact panels; Text block has previous owner's name on ffep and shows slight wear on exterior edges due to age with slight incidental foxing but generally unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 489. German text.
Basel, London: Barenreiter Kassel, 1973,1980,2000. Mixed Editions. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; burgundy spines with gilt text; 4 volumes; pp 95+175+73+159; cloths have slight sunning to exteriors, light smudges to exterior of band 1, strong boards; text blocks show very light wear; tight bindings, interiors clean; German text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Basel, London, New York: Barenreiter-Verlag Kassel, 1992. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; burgundy spines with gilt text; 2 volumes, pp 221, pp 68; gray slipcase; cloths have minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; text blocks are clean; German text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Osnabruck: Munin Verlag GmbH. Mixed Editions. Octavo; G/Fair; navy/white/green spines with black and gray text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, 1934-1939, pp 352 ; vol. 2, 1940-1941, pp 559 ; vol. 3, 1941-1943, pp 532 [1973, ISBN - 3921242177]; dust jackets show heavy wear to exterior; small chips to edges; cloths have sunned exteriors, mostly to spines; slight rubbing to edges; slight soiling to exteriors; text blocks have toning to exterior edges; slight toning to interior; vol. 1 has slightly cocked spine; frontispieces; profusely illustrated; stickers to ffeps; previous owner's name and stamp to ffeps; light ink; German text;.
Berlin: Verlag von Julius Springer, 1880. First Edition Thus. Quarto; 535pp; an ex-library copy with later workmanlike cloth binding and remnant of old leather title label; university bookplate front pastedown; contents very good throughout with 292 illustrations in text. [Spine; red cloth with worn leather title label].
London: Chatto & Windus, 1975. Octavo; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with red print; DJ has vendor label on front, tear at rear bottom of flap fold, slight edgewear; Boards in grey paper with gold print, slight bump to rear bottom corner, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has slight spotting to top edge and slight smudge to bottom edge, else clean and tight; xiii, 578 pages.