Buffalo: William S. Hein Company, 1983, 2000. Octavo; 2 volumes; Facsimile reprint, originally published, Dublin, 1865,1869; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with white print; Boards in green cloth with white print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; “Published under the direction of the Commissioners for Publishing the Ancient Laws and Institutes of Ireland”— title page; “Hiberniae Leges et Institutiones Antiquae, or, Ancient Laws and Institutes of Ireland”— half-title page; Text in Gaelic and English on facing pages; 2 volumes (335, 448 pages).
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Richmond: 1849. First edition. Thick Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Light brown spine with gold text on red & black blocks; Boards have heavy shelf wear such as rubbed, scratched and smudged exterior with 0.5 inch of spine head & tail edges peeling away but still attached and rubbed corners & edges; Text block has foxing on pages throughout & on exterior edges, light pencil on pp 209, rear end paper & title page, slight cracking between pastedowns and end papers from binding; pp 898.
New York: Pantheon Books, Inc., n.d. Small Quarto; Fair/no-DJ; brown spine with gilt text; leatherette folder has slight rubbing wear to exterior; small gilt illustration to front; light soiling to exterior; noticeable chipping to spine edges; rubbed edges; text block consists of disbound illustrations in envelope pouch; French text; arts - French;.
Albany: Printed by e. Croswell, 1828. Octavo; Poor+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with black print on paper label; Boards quarter bound with light cloth to spine and blue paper to boards, tears to hinges, soiling to cloth, stained paper, heavy wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has cracked hinges, intermittent spine breaks, deckled edges, uncut pages, heavily foxed paper; 544 pages.
The Erie County Bar Association, 2000. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Burgundy spine with gilt text; this volume only; Cloth has minor edge wear with light wear exterior, otherwise strong and intact panels; Text block shows light shelf wear on exterior edges due to handling with otherwise clean pages and tight binding; pp 299.
Cambridge, 1910. Octavo. VG/no DJ. Red spine with gold text/itle; boards are strong and clean; foxing and age-toning on the front pastedown, front free end page, back free end page, and back pastedown; pencil writing on the back free end page; binding is strong; textblock is age-toned but clean. Pp. 211.
Richmond: Printed by Thomas Ritchie, 1819. Octavo; Poor+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print on red and black banners (faded), top and bottom portions torn away; Boards in brown leather with gold print (faded), mild warping, front and back cover separated from text block, tattering to corners, scuffing, significant shelfwear; Text block without endpapers, significant age-toning and foxing to paper, intermittent spine breaks, water stains to some pages, ink stain to title page; 716 pages.
Washington, D.C. Abdon Daoud Ackad, 1939. One mounted photograph, with the signature of Thomas Dewey below; There is also a TLS on 'The District Attorney, County of New York' letterhead, signed by Dewey, thanking Ackad for the photographs.; JK consignment. Shelved in Netdesk office, above Ephemera Sections.
Ruremundt: Iohan Hompes, 1620. First Edition. Quarto, , 399 pages; G-; bound in contemporary vellum, worn or broken ties to fore edge; rear cover replaced with early untreated calf-skin, some repair from similar time-frame; moderate soiling and wrinkling to vellum, repair patch to middle of front cover; spine bent inwards, causing the entire text block to extend; with half-title with ink writing on upper halfl ; lacking engraved title page; occasional marginalia; some wear to page edges; Text in Dutch; TL consignment Shelve in bookshelf near stairs on sales floor.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1995. First Edition, Second Printing. Octavo, 405 pages; VG/VG; spine steel-blue with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$26.95'; slight bumping to corners; Inscribed on ffep by Caroline Kennedy to Michael and Vicki Kennedy; shelved case 5.
Bowie: Heritage Books, Inc., 1992. facsimile reprint. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; off-white spine with black text; this volume only; covers have slight shelf wear, due to handling; panels are sturdy & intact; text block are lightly rubbed on exterior edges; pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 280.
London: William Hodge and Company, 1952. New edition. Octavo; First published 1911, New edition 1952; G/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with black and red print; DJ is cream with red and black print, peripheral tanning, heavily tanned spine, small tears at spine head and flap corners, bottom portion of spine torn away, portion of top edge torn away, vendor label on front flap; Boards in red cloth with gold print, bump to top corners, mild wear to spine caps; Text block has tanning to endpapers, vendor label on front flyleaf, age-toning to paper; 327 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1931. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, grey with black print on a paper label; Boards quarter bound with grey cloth to spine and brown paper to boards, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has bookplate on front pastedown, tanning and foxing to endpapers, clean text; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; 125 pages, frontispiece (port.).
New York: Atheneum, 1983. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, grey with blue print; DJ has edgewear, small closed tear at top front spine corner, slight curling, shelfwear; Boards in grey paper and blue cloth with white print, bumps and slight tears to bottom outside corners, wear to spine caps; Textblock has smudging to top edge, otherwise clean and tight; 463 pages.
Paris: Editions de Navarre, 1977. Octavo; G/no dust jacket; Red felt spine with gilt text; Felt cover, wear and fraying at edges, faded spine, boards separating but still attached, webbing visible; Stamp on copyright page, errata taped to front paste-down, text block and interior is clean and undamaged; French language; 415pp.
Prague: Linde Praha, 2009. Octavos in a slipcase; VG+/None; navy blue cloth spines with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text blocks, clean. Three volumes with pagination as follows, in 7 languages: ---v.1: pages 1-497, in ENGLISH; pages 498-952, in GERMAN; ---V.2: pages 953-1390, in FRENCH; pages 1391-1792, in SPANISH; ---V.3: pages 1793-2214, in POLISH; pages 2215-2690, in GREEK, and pages 2691-3135, in RUSSIAN. Navy blue slipcase, no text; 1" closed tear, center edge of one side; else very good condition. -----------NOTE: Because of total weight of the 3 volumes, may require additional shipping charges for expedited/international shipping.
Girard: Haldeman-Julius Publications, 1948. Octavo; G; Paperback; Cover green with black print, peripheral tanning, spine torn at top and bottom, slight spotting, slight creasing on back, mild bumps to outside corners; Textblock clean and tight, peripheral tanning on pages adjacent to cover, slight ink stain to bottom of page 27; on cover "B-730"; 27 pages.
London: Printed for the Editor, 1736;1673;1700. First English Edition. 17cm by 10cm full leather binding. LVII, 240 pp. 57 page introductory 'memoirs and testimonies'. Multiple [dated] title pages to different sections, [the last by a different author: Castamore, and possibly others]. Divorce and Re-Marriage ; Adultery and Divorce ; Conjugium Languens ...Conjugal Infidelity and Impunity [1700: Castamore]. Front and rear boards somewhat loosely attached, but held in place by the binding's internal cordage. Small nicks and abrasions to leather. Spine gilt title worn away, but 'Cases of Divorce' still faintly visible. Uniform age-toning and light foxing to pages. Text varies in darkness of printing; all is legible, but some pages are considerably lighter and less distinct than others. Endpapers with uneven tanning and some stains. Author's name spelled Barnardino and Bernardino in different places. Quite scarce. AM Consignment. Shelved case 4.
New York, NY: Basic Books, Inc. Publishers, 1976. First US Printing. 8vo. VG-/VG-. taupe/khaki DJ spine with large navy titling above white uppercase author and publisher. tiny chips at the head of spine, large crease and tear on upper rear panel. navy clothbound HB, silver metallic titling, dry foxing to upper volume edge and panel area. tonal striping and discoloration to fep/ffep. generally read and flipped through, but no writing to sheets, out-of-print. 266 pp. ISBN# 0465024106.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Grey, black, blue, red, and white spine with black and red text/title; dustjacket is mostly clean, aside from green sticker labeled "SIGNED COPY"; dj has mild edgewear; pen writing on the front inside flap of the dj; pen writing on the front free end page; boards are strong and clean; SIGNED by author on the title page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 425.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1919. Autograph edition (#25 of 500). Set of four thick octavos rebound in 3/4 blue hardcovers with black leather and gold letters; VG/VG; ex-library and ex-libris stickers inside boards; moderate soiling and shelf wear; deckle edges; slightly age-toned; signature on front dedicated page; color frontispiece illustrations and portrait; vol. 1 1755-1788; vol. 2 1789-1801; vol. 3 1800-1815; vol. 4 1815-1835; please contact us for shipping costs.; shelved above law.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916, 1919. Mixed Editions. Octavo; VG-; dark green spines with gilt text; no jackets; 4 volumes: vol. 1, Frontiersman, Soldier, Lawmaker, 1755-1788, pp 506; vol. 2, Politician, Diplomatist, Statesman, 1789-1801, pp 594; vol. 3, Conflict and Construction, 1800-1815, pp 644; vol. 4, The Building of the Nation, 1815-1835, pp 668; cloths have only slight wear to exterior; mild wear to corners; blind-stamped borders to front panels; strong boards; text blocks show slight age toning to exterior edges; deckled fore edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedowns; slight shadow toning to endpapers; frontispieces with tissue guards; previous owner's name to ffep of vol. 1; interiors clean; quite nice set; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Worcester, Massachusetts: Isaiah Thomas, 1790. First Worcester Edition. 8vos., 4 volumes; G; bound in full brown calf, spines have red title-block and gilt lettering; moderate wear and rubbing to boards, including scraping to leather, bumping and fraying to corners; moderate foxing throughout; volume 1 is in the worst condition, seven black ink drops on boards, significantly more rubbing and peeling to leather; binding solid; small ink drops on boards of other volumes; pages 481-end of volume 1 have the lower fore corner folded; pages 163, 233, 275, of volume 1 folded in the upper fore corner; some water damage to the endpapers of volume 1; table of descents in volume 2 present, some wear, including a tear along one fold; inscription on front pastedown of all volumes; shelved above case 0.
London: William Hodge and Company, 1951. Octavo; G/Poor; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, red with gold print; DJ spine missing, front and rear of DJ are detached from each other, peripheral tanning, tears to front top edge and to flap corners, creasing, shelfwear; Boards in red cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has remainder of torn away label on front flyleaf, slight age-toning to paper; xiii, 278 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Millwood, NY: Kraus Reprint, 1975. Reprint. Large Octavo: VG-/no-DJ hardcover: Green spine with gilt text: Volume 1 only: Reprint of the The American Historical Association edition from 1933: Boards are strong and clean, some mild rubbing, general shelfwear apparent, binding solid: Textblock exterior has dust staining to head edge, light smudges for fore edge, very minor age toning to pages else clean: 673 pp.
Washington DC: Green Bag, 2007. First Edition. Gift inscription to previous owner by author on title page. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Gray spine with black text; Covers have moderate edgewear, faint small spotted stains across rear cover; Textblock shows few spots on exterior edges, interior clean; 219pp.
New York: The Neale Publishing Company, 1913. 12mo; pp 89; G/no-DJ; navy blue spine with gilt text; cloth shows moderate wear to exterior; light sunfading to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue guard; small chip to tissue guard at gutter; some foxing to first few pages; illustrated; staining to pp 9-11; inscribed by author;.
London: Edward Arnold, 1904. Octavo; Second impression; Two volumes; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners, hinges, and spine caps, light spotting/shelfwear; Text block has deckled edges, owner label and author obituary on front pastedown (vol. 1), tanning to endpapers, some foxing, intermittent spine breaks (both volumes), vol. 2 p. 34 has pencil marginal notation; 2 volumes (331, 310 pages), frontispiece in each (ports.), illustrated.
1907. First Edition. Octavo; Staplebound with tan wraps; Tan spine with no lettering; Some chipping to wraps at the spine, peeling; Wraps are age toned, chipping to the fore edge; Some tearing to inner area of first and last pages from staples, text not affected; Text clean; 112 pages. Shelved case 1. AG Consignment.
London: John Murray, 1865. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Dark blue fabric spine with gilded text. Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has water stain and minor wear to fore edge, deckled edges, age toned, small closed tear to edge of half title page, apart from that, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 380.
New York: Random House, 2003. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG-: Black spine with white text: DJ has general shelfwear, scuff marks, sticker on front stating "AUTOGRAPHED" which is taped over with scotch tape: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing to edges, very mild bumping at head and tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean, front free page is inscribed by the author, rest of text unmarked: First Edition: 293 pp.
Cork, Ireland: Cork University Press, 1992. First Paperback Edition. Octavo, 327 pages; VG-; gloss paper covers, spine red and yellow with white lettering: mild bumping to corners, crease to top left corner of back cover; mild wear to text-block; interior virtually pristine; INSCRIBED by Callanan to Seamus McKenna to title page, INSCRIBED and SIGNED by McKenna (previous owner) to ffep; shelved case 9.
New York: Wolter Kluwer - Law and, 2011. Sixth Edition. slim Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. black tipped head of wraps spine, with tiny b/w publisher, white and yellow title, white edition and symbol. ultra-thin wraps copy. clear sheets, instructional workbook wit no writing within the two-column s of text per sheet. binder ready, 3 -hole punched copy. as new, tight and bright, large but skinny softcover. 80 pp. ISBN# 9780735599154.
London, Great Britain: I.B. Tauris & Co Ltd, Publihsers, 1990. UK Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG. white glossy DJ spine with bright blue title, red author and publisher. illustrated jacket front with ornate blue/white frame upon solid red background. jacket rear has large hip to bottom edge. red clothbound HB with gold stamped titling, corners intact. binding intact with faint marginal toning to an otherwise clear and excellent textblock. few spots on head, fore-edge and black mark on tail. as is. 302 pp. ISBN# 1850431507.
Toronto: Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, 1977. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; White spine with black text; Moderate shelf wear to dust jacket, rubbing along surfaces, slight fraying to corners and sides, previous owner's sticker on spine; Boards are strong and clean, binding cocked but intact, spine slightly detached from boards at hinge, previous owner's inscription on front free end page, toning along front and rear hinges; Binding slightly cocked, pages slightly loose at gutter exposing board underneath; Text block clean; 268 pp.
Chennai, India: Decan Publications, 2006. 1st edition. Octavo. Very Good hardcover with Very Good DJ. Hardcover is light blue with gilt text. Dust jacket is light blue with gilt, black and red text. Binding is strong. Text has no marks and pages are clean. Illustrated throughout. 608 pp. Has aquamarine reading ribbon. Very minor shelf wear and dust jacket is nicely protected and maintained by a transparent mylar book jacket cover. All else is very good. - See photos for details Shelved in Netdesk office, on bookcase.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1927. 10mo; pp 173; G/G-; yellowish orange spine with brown text; dust jacket shows slight soiling to exterior; lightly sunned spine; blue cloth has light smudges to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges; light wear toward edges; deckled edges;.
Springfield: G. and C. Merriam, 1839. Early Reprint of the First American Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in modern brown cloth, brown leather labels with gilt lettering on spines; fore-edge of title page for volume one archival backed; mild age-toning to pages; interiors clean; title page states 'First American from the First London Edition', actually later, presumably from the same plates; shelved above Eastern Europe.