Amsterdam: Judocum Pluymer, 1659. Sextodecimo in full vellum boards, VG-/ No Dust Jacket, minor shelf-wear: boards somewhat smudged and edges a little worn, boards somewhat bowed, paste-downs torn where vellum is pasted underneath,two very small (less than dime-sized) spots of soiling on spine, edges of text block age-toned, occasional light foxing to interior, engraved frontispiece on title page, previous owner's name in ink on title page and writing in ink on free end paper, else text clean, engraved frontispiece on title page, binding tight, TEXT IN LATIN Full Title: Gasperis Scioppi Grammatica philosophica : non modo tironibus linguæ latinæ ad artem illam und trimestri perfectè adducendam, sed & latinè doctissimus ad reddendam eorum rationem quae legunt aut scribunt, in primis utilis, vel necessaria : accessit præfatio de veteris ad novæ grammaticæ latinæ origine, dignitate & usu. [Sextodecimo, Spine is vellum with black writing on spine.
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New York: Rock Foundation, 1988. First Edition. Folios, 3 volumes, VG/no DJs as issued; gray cloth boards, black lettering to spines: very mild overall wear to boards, spines faded beige (lettering clear and legible); minimal wear to clean text-blocks; interiors clean; VOLUME 3.1 [COSMIC GAMES]; VOLUME 3.2 [THE LABYRINTH & OTHER PATHS TO OTHER WORLDS]; VOLUME 3.3 [THE WORLD TURNED UPSIDE DOWN]; frontispieces; volumes housed in VG- brown cloth slipcase; shelved front table.
Amsterdam: Typis Ioannis Ianssonii, 1642. Editio Nova [New Edition]. 24mo in full vellum boards, Fair / No Dust Jacket, some shelf-wear: bumping to head and tail of spine, vellum a little wrinkled, discolored along spine, and in scatted spots on boards, title-plate missing from spine, small (less than dime-sized) hole in vellum at top corner of spine, vellum a little cracked at joints, front hinge torn free from binding, but back hinge still well intact, edges of text block age-toned, pages somewhat stiff, two previous owners' names written in ink on front free end paper and title page, Latin quote in ink on rear free end paper, occasional underling and marginalia, mostly confined to first hundred pages, 658 pp. TEXT IN LATIN [24mo with vellum spine, no title on spine, but light rectangle where title was, Shelved Locked- Touareg.].
1816. first edition; rebound. thick 12mo in 1/2 brown cloth and leatherette with six-band embossed spine; gold letters on burgundy frame; VG; tightly rebound; minimal soiling; paper wobbling with occasional creases; text clean; last part has brief sentences in Greek with Latin translations and interpretations; pp. 510; in good condition; shelved in Case # 3.
Edinburgh: Creech, Constable and Co & W. Blackwood, 1808. First Edition. 2 Quartos; VG- to G+; Black leather spine with 5 raised bands and gilt lettering; Both volumes re-bound in 1/2 leather with marbled end papers; Some scuffing to leather and edges of the boards, spines rubbed, Chipping to top edge of volume 1, bumping to the corners; Edges of text block show some scuffing, interior age-toned. Ex Libris ink stamp. Great shape for age. 2 Volume set. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to restriction(s) Shelved in endcase near stairs on sales floor.
Amsterdam: Apud Johannem Jansonium, 1649. Editio Nova [New Edition]. 32mo in full vellum boards, G+/No Dust Jacket: Some Shelfwear: light bumping to head and tail of spine, vellum along back hinge cracked halfway up hinge, but board is still well attached, vellum somewhat smudged, very lightly scratched, and age-toned on spine, boards a little bowed, thumbprint-sized spot of soiling on back board, frontispiece a little worn with small spot of soiling, writing in ink on front paste-down and previous owner's name in ink on title page, else text clean, light scattered foxing to text, edges of text block stained dark green, binding good.TEXT MOSTLY IN LATIN WITH SOME GREEK [32mo with agetoned vellum spine, Title handwritten].
New York: Praeger, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 307 pages; VG-; spine is white and black with purple lettering; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges, a small piece missing at the top fore edge corner of the front cover; pages have minor foxing along the edges; inscribed by Noam Chomsky on the ffep; shelved case 10.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, 1959. First Edition. Octavo, 240 pages, VG-/G+; white DJ, black lettering: moderate wear with scattered mild water damage to covers, lettering affected yet clear and legible; mild edgewear with slight chipping to head, tail, and corners; "$3.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, black cloth spine, mint faux-leather paper boards, silver and black lettering to spine: lettering to spine somewhat rubbed yet bright and legible; mild edgewear to boards; mild bumping to head and tail; age-toning to text-block, stippled fore-edge; light age-toning to interior, text clear and legible; SIGNED by Hall to ffep; shelved Case 10.
Amstelodami: Blaviana, 1684. Octavo; G-; Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, cracked hinges, wear to corners and spine caps, small amount of chipping to spine caps, slight scuffing/shelfwear, small surface tears on rear; Text block has tinted edges, marbled endpapers, ribbon marker, mild amount of foxing within; 588 pages + index.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1972. First Book Club Edition. 8vo., 288 pp., VG/VG-; white DJ, tan and blue lettering to spine; general wear/mild age-toning to covers, "CONROY" in tan lettering to spine faded yet legible; chipping and closed tears to head and tail of spine; chipping with slight material loss to corners, creasing to fore-edges of covers; "Book Club Edition" stated to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; red cloth boards, white lettering to spine; bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine; mild wear to boards; age-toning/scattered foxing to text-block, beveled fore-edge; shelved Case 13.
Lewiston, NY: The Edwin Mellen Press, 2003. Advance Review Copy. Large Octavo; pp 800; VG-; dark gray spine with gilt text; no jacket; advance review copy; 2 volumes in 1 bound book; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows lightly soiled exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding;.
New York: Cassell & Company, 1887. 12mo; Fair+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with black print; Boards in cream cloth with black print, wear to spine caps and corners, smudging, soiling to spine, edgewear; Text block has shaken binding, intermittent spine breaks, pencil annotation, mild foxing; ix, 109 pages.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: G. Ermakoff Casa Editorial, 2009. Second Edition. Quarto, 258 pages, VG-/VG-; DJ, red spine, white and yellow lettering to spine: mild wear to head, tail, and corners; DJ protected by mylar; red gloss paper boards with diamond-pattern design, white and yellow lettering: mild bumping to head, tail, and corners; minimal wear to clean text-block; interior clean, replete with gloss images and photographic plates; text in Portuguese; shelved Photography.
Parisiis [Paris]: Simonem Benard, 1683. Later Edition. Octavo, [1-3], 4-240, [1-2], 3-243, ; VG; bound in early full acid, paneled spine with gilt titling and stamping; some rubbing and wear to binding, including some chipping to head and tail of spine, bumping to corners; text block speckled red; ink stains to pages 216/217; mild scattered age-toning to interior; early ink name on title page; shelved case 4.
Heidelberg: Carl Winter, Universitatsverlag, 1992. Octavo; G+; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, light shelfwear, else clean and tight; Text block has light spotting to edges, name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Text in German; xxxi, 1204 pages.
Lisboa: Imprensa Nacional, 1883. Octavo; G; Hardcover; Spine, green with gold print, raised bands; Boards quarter bound with green leather to spine and green paper to boards, wear to spine caps and corners, toning to spine, scuffing to raised bands, spotting, light soiling, shelfwear to boards; Text block has red speckled edges with slight stain to top fore corner, bookplate on front pastedown, light peripheral tanning to endpapers, slight amount of interior foxing, else clean and tight; Text in Portuguese; 182 pages.
Bloomington: Editions Peeters, Louvain, 1977. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; White/red spine with white text; Covers have slight shelf wear with minor rubbing and sunning on exterior, intact panels; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to handling, otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 440.
Cambridge, MA and London, UK: The Belknap Press of Harvard University. Mixed Editions. Small Quarto; VG-/G; beige and light pink spines with navy blue text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, Introduction and A-C, pp 903 [ISBN 0674205111], 1985; vol. 2, D-H, pp 1175 [ISBN 067420512x], 1991; vol. 3, I-O, pp 927 [ISBN 0674205197], 1996; dust jackets has noticeable sunning to exteriors, mostly to spines; some minor chips to edges; cloths have mild wear to corners; clean exterior; mild rubbing to corners; text blocks show slight smudges to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Paris: Societe du Nouveau Littre, 1965. Translation: "Alphabetical and Analogical Dictionary of the French Language" Six volume set. Quartos. VG- condition. Green buckram spine with gilded text. Boards strong, clean, some edgewear, some bumping to a few of the corners, binding strong; Textblocks age-toned, some volumes have the previous owner's name written down on the FFEP, otherwise clean. Estimated shipping weight: 33lbs Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s) This set is shelved in aisle 10.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1982. Octavo; Three volumes; VG/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with white and blue print; DJs have toning to spine, some peripheral toning, else clean and bright; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text blocks clean and tight; CONTENTS: 1. An Introduction (ISBN 0521229197), xix, 277 pages — 2. The British Isles (ISBN 052124224X), xix, paged 279-465 — 3. Beyond the British Isles (ISBN 0521242258) xix, paged 467-673.
Buenos Aires: Cuadernos del Sur, Instituto de Humanidades, Universidad Nacional del Sur, 1960. Larger Octavo; pp 550; G+; green spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has slight sunning to spine; front and rear shows some scratches; mildly cocked spine; text block has modest foxing to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated; text in Spanish; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 19068. Quarto; VG/G-Hardcover; Sunned grey spine with black text; Heavy shelf wear and age to volume covers; minor discolored spots along surfaces, sunned spine; Binding cocked; Text block clean; latin text; Library of Congress Catalog Number 68-29181 Volume I [A-D] - pp - 1351 Volume II [E-I] - pp - 1404 Volume III [ K- P] - pp -1240 Volume IV [Q - Z] - pp - 1380 Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Living Language/Random House, 2011. First Edition. Octavo; VG/paperback and CDs; black spines with white text; mixed media; boxed set; black slipcase with yellow head and tail panels; mild wear to edges; some light rubbing to exterior; 5 volumes, 5 books and 9 CDs; Books: Character Guide, pp 83 [ISBN 9780307971777]; Essential, pp 250 [ISBN 9780307971654]; Intermediate, pp 362 [ISBN 9780307971661]; Advanced, pp 300 [ISBN 9780307971678]; Portfolio with 9 CDs, Audio: 3 Essential, 3 Intermediate and 3 Advanced; covers show very little wear to exteriors; intact panels; text blocks clean; illustrated; text in Chinese and English; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Philadelphia: John Benjamin Publishing Company, 1995. First Edition. Octavo: G/No-DJ hardcover: Pale gray spine with gilt text: Boards are strong with general shelfwear, sticker residue on front, some staining to spine, soiling on back, binding solid: Textblock exterior has library stamps to head and tail of spine, pages have moderate pencil notations to margins and underlining, text is readable: 311 pp.
Cambridge: The University Press, 1959. Octavo; First printed 1956, reprinted 1959; G; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print on black banner; Boards in brown cloth, mild wear to spine caps, mild bumps to corners, else clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xxx, 452 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
London: George Bell & Sons, 1904. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Dark blue spine with gold text; Boards have light staining and light sunning to exteriors, rubbing & fraying at spine edges & at corners; Text block has darkened with age, deckled fore edge, previous owner's stamp on ffep, sticker on ffep, library embossed stamp on title page, sticker on verso of title page of library; pp 229.
Hildesheim: Georg Olms Verlag, 1969. Octavo; G+; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print on blue banner; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps and corners, small stain on front, spine and hinges, else clean and strong; Text block has light spotting to fore edge, name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Text in German; xxvi, 866 pages, + Index: x, 378 pages.
London and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1969. Fourth edition. Octavo; pp 432; G/G-; blue/black spine with black text; dust jacket has slight toning to exterior, price clipped front flap, mylar wraps; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
London: The Booksellers, 1788. Twenty-fifth edition. 18mo; Fair/no-DJ; Brown spine without text; Boards have heavy shelf wear with rubbed & peeling exterior and mashed spine edges, but still unbroken; Text block has darkened due to age with fragile but intact pages which have light foxing throughout; Slight cracking at front and rear pastedowns from binding along hinges; Writing on front end paper and also slightly on rear end paper; pp 142.
Lund: Tryckt hos Direct. C.F. Berling, 1799. 12mo; Fair+; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards half bound with brown leather to spine and corners, and marbled paper to boards, spine leather is cracked with tear to head and tail, scuffing, portion of title banner torn off, short tears to hinges, corner leather is worn with exposed boards, paper and edges are shelfworn; Text block has names in ink on front endpapers and title page, printed biography of Loder affixed to front pastedown, cracked rear hinge, orange pencil (?) marks on pp. 4 and 9, occasional editorial marks in ink, foxing throughout; Text in Swedish; 685 pages.
London, Edinburgh, New York: The University of Oxford, 1898. Large Octavo; pp 616; G/no-DJ; sun faded green spine with gilt text; cloth has moderate wear to exterior, sunned spine; moderate rubbing to edges, mostly to spine edges; text block has slight toning to edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, previous name to ffep; light foxing to pastedowns and endpapers; gilt head edge, deckled fore edge; cracking to gutters; interior clean.
n.p. Joseph Aharoni, 1975. Octavo; pp 430; G-/paperback; ivory white spine with brown text; covers show slight soiling to exterior; small chip to spine at tail edge; few small wrinkles to spine; intact panels; text block has light toning to exterior edges; mild defect to front hinge; gift inscription to title page; illustrated; Hebrew and English text;.
Malta: The University of Malta, 1985. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 240; Good/paperback; light blue spine with black text; covers have slight smudges to exterior; minor chips to edges; light crease to joints and corners; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; previous bookshop's sticker inside front cover; small sticker to half title page; interior clean; illustrated;.
London: Oxford University Press, 1961. Reprinted. Thick Medium Quarto; pp 2111; Fair/no-DJ; sunned blue spine with gilt text; cloth shows noticeable sunning to exterior; some chipping to spine edges; moderate soiling to exterior; text block shows darkening exterior edges, due to age; interior slightly toned; minor cracking to front gutter; shadow toning to verso of half title page and title page; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Roma: Tipografia Poliglotta Vaticana, 1928. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth, mild wear to corners and spine caps, light shelfwear, fading to spine; Text block has name in ink on front pastedown, name stamps to front endpapers and title page, tanning to endpapers and age-toning to paper, minor amount of ink/pencil notation throughout, pp. 82-83, 86-87, 90-91, 94-95 are blank pages missing their printed text; Text in Italian; xii, 294 pages.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1941. Reprinted. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; pp 769; black spine with gilt text; full title: The American Language: An Inquiry into the Development of English in the United States; cloth shows moderate wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; cracking to front gutter; interior lightly toned; deckled fore edge; inscribed by author.
Warszawa: Wieda Powszechna, 1978. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; brown spines with gilt text; 4 volumes: vol. A-N, pp 692; vol. P-Z, pp 928; vol. O-Z, pp 715; vol. A-O, pp 800; cloths have slight sunfading, mostly to spines; sturdy boards; text block shows some staining to exterior edges; shaken spines to vols. A-N and O-Z; few white spots to rear of vol. A-N, other slight smudges to exteriors; Polish and English texts; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Londini: 1783. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Off-white spine with gold text on brown boxes; Latin language; Boards have sturdy planks with rubbing & smudging on exterior and minor edge wear; Text block is genenerally age toned with shadow toning on first few pages and light foxing throughout text, taped head & fore edges of 5th & 6th pages; pp 631.
Bupapest Hungary: A Magyar Bibliophil Tarsasag, 1934. first thus edition. G+ condition hardcover. Quarto (10" tall) in floral-illustrated boards with dark green quarter leather spine, title on spine in gilt. No DJ. Wear to boards; edges rubbed, agetoning to edges and spine, significant abrading to spine. Text in Hungarian. A number of b&w and color print images (14 numbered prints). 133+ pp. Limited Edition #266/400.
n.p. The Commercial Press, 2004. Large Octavo; pp 2176; Good+; black spine with red and white text; no jacket; cloth shows several scratches to exterior; strong boards; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; interior clean; small red stamped character to last page; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
White Plains, NY: Longman Inc. First Printing. Octavo; VG-; blue, orange and red spines with black text; 3 volumes: vols. 1 and 2, in one bound book: 1, Meeting the Family and 2, Rome at Last, pp 128 [ISBN 0801301998], 1988; vols. 3 and 4, in one bound book: 3, Home and School and 4, Pastimes and Ceremonies, pp 159 [ISBN 080130198x], 1988; vols. 4 and 5, in one bound book: 4, Pastimes and Ceremonies and 5, Public Life and Private Lives [ISBN 0582998573], 1987; no jackets; cloths show slight wear to exteriors; little edge wear; strong boards; text block edges have very light wear; interiors clean; illustrated; tight bindings.
Beirut: Librairie de Liban, 1970. Second Revised Edition. Octavo; pp 758; VG-; dark green spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows little wear to exterior; slightly splayed boards; text block has light tone to exterior edges; previous owner's name to front pastedown; former owner's label to ffep; interior clean; illustrated; text in English and Arabic.
n.p. Syracuse University Press, 1958. 350/360. Large Thin Octavo; G; grayish brown spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows sunned spine; modest rubbing to edges; sturdy panels; decorative borders and design to front and rear; text block exterior edges show mild tone; interior has light foxing to few pages; illustrated; pp 7; 350 of 360 limited, numbered copies; facsimile pages of the Latin prologue and specimen pages of the Greek text; text in English, Latin and Greek.
Boston, MA: Cheng & Tsui Company, 1994. Quarto: G+ condition paperbacks: Blue spine with white text: Covers have general shelfwear, fraying to corners, scuff marks, barcode sticker on back of volume 2, binding solid: Textblock exteriors have some dust staining/soiling, pages clean and unmarked: 2 volume set: Unpaginated. [Oversized books. Additional postage may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping might be unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Goma: Librairie Les Volcans, 1975. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, tan and green with green print; In clear plastic protector taped to covers; Cover has spotting/foxing on rear, creasing to spine; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, notes in ink on final page, slight foxing to endpapers, slight curling to corners of initial pages; French-Swahili / Swahili-French dictionary; 681 pages.
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1994. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with red and white print; DJ has edgewear, creasing to flaps, light shelfwear; Boards quarter bound with blue cloth to spine and blue paper to boards, mildly cocked spine, light wear to spine caps, slight bump to front bottom edge, light soiling/shelfwear; Text block has spotting to edges, else clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; xii, 417 pages.
Paris: A. Durand; et Benjamin Duprat, 1861-63. First. Octavo; good+ condition hardcover. blue buckram spine with white text; rebound; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, pencil checks and marks; light toning; foxing, water staining; spine sunned; spit starts, hinges; closed tears [previously mended]; else good; ---[V1, Mrcchakatika; Mahimnastava, 370 pp. ; erratum; --v2, Dasakumaracaritam 302 pp. ; erratum, --v3, Sisupalalavadha, 322 pp.; Lexique, 31, , Supplement, Erratum; ---TEXT IN FRENCH AND ROMANIZED SANSKRIT WITH SOME SANSKRIT. 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. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.