New York; Boston: Eastburn, Kirk & Co.; Wells and Lilly, 1813 - 1821. First American Editions. Octavos, Twenty-Six Volumes [Non-Consecutive]; G; Full tree-calf with black spine labels and gilt lettering; Boards show moderate wear and edges, light bumping and chipping to corners and head/tails of spine, and minor discoloration to boards on several volumes; Textblocks have light age-toning overall, with faint uneven foxing; RWO-LC. Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
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London: J. Almon, 1770. Small Octavo, 56 pages. In Very Good condition. Bound in full modern mottled calf by Bayntun-Riviere. Boards show very light wear to bottom edges and slight bowing to back cover. Text block lightly age-toned on edges. Bookplate of William Tarun Fehsenfeld to front paste-down. RW Consignment. Shelved in Case 7.
New York: The German Publication Society, 1913-1914. Patrons' edition. Octavo; 20 volumes; Patrons' edition; G; Ex-library; Hardcover; Octavo; 20 volumes; G; Ex-library; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands; Boards half bound with brown leather to spine and corners and pink cloth to boards, mild wear to spine caps, hinges and corners, else clean and tight; Text blocks have gilt top edge, library stamp on front flyleaf and title page, name in ink on front pastedown, uncut pages, may have library date stamps on rear flyleaf, clean and tight unless otherwise noted below; Frontispiece (color) in each volume and illustrated (b&w and sepia plates); CONTENTS: Vol. I. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (cracked front hinge; 497 pages) — Vol. II. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (505 pages) — Vol. III. Friedrich von Schiller (frayed top fore corners; 517 pages) — Vol. IV. Jean Paul … et al. (long tear to rear hinge; 498 pages) — Vol. V. Friedrich Schleiermacher … et al. (502 pages) — Vol. VI. Heinrich Heine, Franz Grillparzer, Ludwig van Beethoven (488 pages) — Vol. VII. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel … et al. (528 pages) — Vol. VIII. Berthold Auerbach … et al. (477 pages) — Vol. IX. Friedrich Hebbel, Otto Ludwig (528 pages) — Vol. X. Prince Otto von Bismarck, Count Helmuth von Moltke, Ferdinand Lassalle (tear at top of front hinge; 520 pages) — Vol. XI. Friedrich Spielhagen, Theodor Storm, Wilhelm Raabe (540 pages) — Vol. XII. Gustav Freytag, Theodor Fontane (503 pages) — Vol. XIII. Paul Heyse, Joseph Victor von Scheffel, Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach, Heinrich Seidel (490 pages) — Vol. XIV. Gottfried Keller, Conrad Ferdinand Meyer, Joseph Victor Widmann, Carl Spitteler (515 pages) — Vol. XV. Arthur Schopenhauer, Richard Wagner, Friedrich Nietzsche, Emperor William II (524 pages) — Vol. XVI. Adolf Wilbrandt, Ludwig Anzengruber, Peter Rosegger, Karl Schönherr (479 pages) — Vol. XVII. Ernst von Wildenbruch … et al. (scuffing to spine; 527 pages) — Vol. XVIII. Gerhart Hauptmann … et al. (485 pages) — Vol. XIX. Helene Böhlau … et al. (tearing to rear hinge; 492 pages) — Vol. XX. Jakob Wassermann … et al. (498 pages). SHELVED IN AISLE 10 [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Delhi: Sri Satguru Publications, 1984. First Edition. 10mo; G-; pp 567; beige spine with burgundy text; no jacket; cloth has some soiling to exterior; strong boards; text block edges show slight toning; adhesive spot to front pastedown; tight binding; few ex-library markings inside; interior has pinkish tone; illustrated.
Philadelphia: S. Burns Weston, 1896. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown without print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, tattering to spine caps, wear to hinges, corners, edges, shelfwear; Text block front endpapers torn out, cracked front and rear hinges, small stain on title page, pencil underlining throughout, mild age-toning to paper; 72 pages. NOTE: Shelved in Room X, Case #5.2.
New York: King's Crown Press, Columbia University, 1955. First Edition. Octavo, xii, 207 pages. In Good plus condition. Spine light green with maroon lettering. Boards show moderate plus wear with slight spotting, mild wear to the edge and slightly cocked spine. Text block has slight age toning to the edges. Some foxing and light pencil marginalia interiorly. First Edition. Inscribed by the author.
New York: Schocken Books, 1969. Octavo; G+/Fair-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, brown with white print; DJ has edgewear with tears at spine ends and flap corners, long closed tear to front, light smudging/shelfwear; Boards in brown cloth, fading to front fore edge, else clean and strong; Text block has red tinted top edge, clean and tight; 148 pages.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898. Octavo, 152, ? pages. In Good plus condition. Bound in brown cloth with green text. Boards have mild edgewear and shelfwear, staining to rear cover. Binding somewhat loose. Textblock has light age toning and ink stamp on copyright page. NOTE: Shelved in Locked Annex Area, Column A.
Boston: Russell and Cutler, 1805. First Edition. Octavo, 248 pages. In Good minus condition. Bound in modern half black calf with black cloth boards. Front board separating, with cracking to rear hinge and chipping to leather at tail of spine. Both front free end papers chipped with closed tears near head of spine. Half title bears ownership inscription of an early previous owner. Text block age-toned and foxed with some light staining to title page. Open tear to margin of p. 55, not impacting text. Sabin 239. RW Consignment. Shelved in Case 7.
n.p. Springer International Publishing AG, 2017. Octavo; VG-; navy and purple spine with white text; no jacket; cloth exterior shows minimal wear; strong boards with tight binding; text block exterior edges clean; previous owner's name and notes to front pastedown; inked date to title page; pencil to several pages; illustrated; pp 208.
Evanston: Northwestern University Press, 1973. Reprinted. 10mo; VG-; blue spine with gilt text; reprinted; no jacket; cloth exterior shows minimal wear; strong boards; text block exterior edges have mild tone; previous owner's name stamped to exterior head and tail edges; tight binding; blue marbled endpapers; previous owner's name to front pastedown; written dates and name of previous owner to title page; interior clean; pp 165.
Río Piedras: Editorial Universitaria, Universidad de Puerto Rico, 1971. First edition. Octavo; 1st edition; G; Paperback; Spine, white with red and blue print; Cover has light edgewear, creasing to spine, light shelfwear; Text block bumped on fore edge, small stain on bottom edge, else clean and tight; Text in Spanish; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; Signed letter from author laid in; 815 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1938. Octavo; pp 525; G/Fair; dark beige spine with black text; this volume only; dust jacket has sun darkened spine; several chips to edges; noticeable toning to front and rear; cloth has modest wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; mild toning to endpapers; good binding;.
Santa Fe: The Rydal Press, Inc., 1967. Octavo; G+/G-; yellow spine with black text; dust jacket exterior has some soiling wear; cloth shows mild wear; minor edge wear; slight lean to spine; textblock exterior edges have light toning; previous owner's name to front pastedown; former owner's label to front pastedown; name "Dale Bullock" signed to copyright page;some inked marginalia inside; interior good otherwise; pp 120; inscribed and signed by author.
Barcelona: Ediciones Experiencia, 2002. First Edition. Small Quarto; G+/paperback; white spine with black text; first edition; covers show slight handling wear; few, minor smudges to exterior; small chip to front head edge; otherwise minor edge wear; French flaps; textblock exterior edges have slight shelf wear; interior pages clean; closed tear to p 37 to fore edge; illustrated; pp 137.
Minneapolis: University Of Minnesota Press, 1981. Octavos, Three Volumes. In Very Good condition with no dust jackets. Bound in grey-green cloth with silver lettering. Light bumping to head and tail of spines, mild bumping to corners. Pages clean with no markings. CONTENTS: Vol. I. "From Parmenides To Wittgenstein" (xi, 141 pages.) -- Vol. II. "Metaphysics And The Philosophy Of Mind" (x, 239 pages.) (Two small dents at bottom edge of front board.) -- Vol. III. "Ethics, Religion And Politics" (ix, 161 pages.). RWO Consignments.
Bloomington and London: Indiana University Press, 1966. Octavo; G+/Fair; pp 408; dark beige spine black and brown text; dust jacket has age toned somewhat; several chips to edges; inside dj has age toned; creased rear flap; dj as is; cloth exterior has very slight wear; minor wear to corners; strong, straight boards; textblock exterior edges have light toning; interior clean.
Basileae: Per Sebastianvm Henricpetri, . Small Octavo, , 776 pages; G+; bound in early vellum, ink title and date on spine; three large holes, one each on front board, spine, rear board; small holes present from binding; vellum largely detached from text block; mild age-toning to interior; small sticker to ffep; Dedicatory epistle (dated 1560) by the ed., Marcus Hopper; 6 parts in 1, volume 1 only, with parts 7-11 in volume 2;.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1917. 12mo; pp 264; G/Fair; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has noticeable soiling to exterior; some chips to edges; tape mends inside dj; cloth has lightly rubbed exterior; some wear to edges; sturdy boards; text block exterior edges have light toning; slight defect to front gutter; interior clean;.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997. 1997 Edition, Second Printing. Octavo, 2 vols.; VG/VG; spines navy, with white lettering; dust jackets protected with mylar coverings; mild shelf wear and soiling; mild wear to corners of flap folds; previous owner's bookplate at front pastedown of vol. 1; text in Classical Greek, with extensive English annotation and Bekker numbering; pages clean; shelved above Homer/Virgil.
Oxonii: E Typographeo Clarendoniano, 1794. Quarto; xx, 219 pp. Original gilt-decorated morocco; large paper edition; all edges gilt. Rebacked with new spine and spine label. VG; boards rubbed, particularly at spine and extremities; previous owner's signature and pencil notes on front endpaper. Text in Greek and Latin. Scarce. Shelved in Case 10.
Boston: Adams and Rhoades, 1803. First Edition. Octavo, 327 pages; VG-; Half-morocco bound with brown marbled boards, and spine banded with gilt lettering; Boards show moderate wear to edges and along joints, moderate plus wear to corners, and light wear to bands on spine; Textblock has light plus age-toning overall, and the bookplate of a former owner on the verso of the title page.; shelved case 7.
London: John Murray, 1863. 1863 Reprint. Octavo, 47 pages. In Very Good condition. Stitched pamphlet with autograph letter signed by Sarah Austin loose. Mild shelf wear and soiling. Edges of pamphlet mildly worn and age-toned. Front cover inscribed to Lord Arthur Russell. Previous bookseller's marks at back cover. Pages clean. Shelved Case 7. W1015.
New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1957. First edition. Octavo; 262 Pages; VG-/G+; Hardcover with dust jacket. Dj spine, purple with white lettering; Dj has modest shelf wear and edge wear, minor fraying to corners along with tiny closed tears to headband, tailband and back cover; Boards in sea blue cloth with gilt lettering, bottom of spine slightly water-stained; text block exhibits very mild age-toning.
New York: University Books, 1967. First Edition. Octavo, 271 pages. In Good plus condition. Black spine with gilt lettering. Half bound in red and black cloth. Boards show moderate shelf wear and discoloration, tiny open tear on tailband and minor wear to corners. Text block slightly age-toned. Note: Shelved in Netdesk Column B, ND-B.
Paris: Quadrige/Puf, 2007. 12mo; VG-/paperback; red spine with black text; covers have slight exterior wear; few creases to front fore edge; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; intact panels; text block exterior edges have minimal wear; slight defect to front hinge; slight underlining and margin notes inside; pp 214; text in French.
Leipzig: Buchhandlung Gustav Fock, 1908-1914. Octavo; 2 volumes; G-; Hardcover; Spine, green with faded gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, wear to spine caps and corners, else light shelfwear, clean and strong; Text blocks have marbled edges, v. 1 has slight foxing to endpapers, v. 2 has penciled underlining through p. 103, else volumes are clean and tight; Text in German; 2 vols. (viii, 495 pages ; viii, 358 pages).
Jerusalem: Feldheim Publishers, 1996. Octavo; Volume 1 only; Fair; Hardcover; Spine, blue with white and tan print; Boards in blue paper with tan, white and black print, wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block has torn front hinge separating front cover from text block and exposing binding, else clean and tight; Text in Hebrew and English on facing pages; iv, 471 pages.
London: Printed by Iohn Beale, 1639. Newly enlarged. Small Quarto, , 340,  pages; VG; bound in full speckled calf by Riviere & Son, with their stamp, gilt rules to board edges, rebacked with spine preserved, spine paneled gilt with two black morocco labels, one mostly missing, and gilt titling; all edges gilt; some rubbing and wear to binding; amrbled endpapers; lower fore corner of ffep missing; mild foxing; bookplate of James W. Ellsworth to front pastedown; "Of the colours of good and evill, a fragment" has separate title page; register is continuous.; lacking both the first and last black leaves; Table of contents has hand-written essay numbers next to page numbers; CH consignment; shelved case 3.
Tölz, Germany: Bremer Presse, 1920. Limited Edition, #118/270. Quarto, 242, ; VG-; bound in full blue paper with paper label to spine, rather than the usual three quarter vellum; spine faded, small staining, paper label chipped at top edge; bookplate to front free endpaper; small single liquid drop stain to fore edge from pages 181-188, small staining to top edge of text block extending up to half an inch into the text block; shelved case 9 3/4.
London: printed for Thomas Williams at the Golden Ball in Osier-Lane, 1674. Quarto, , 38, , 322,  pages. In Very Good minus condition. Newly rebound in quarter leather with cloth boards. Spine paneled with red label and gilt lettering. Previous front two free endpapers preserved with archival support to the gutter. Engraved frontispiece portrait of Bacon through leaf C2 and leaf Vv2-end have Japanese tissue to gutter. Light waving to pages. Ink name and small amount of writing to title page. Includes index. With blank last leaf. RS consignment. Shelved in Case 3.
London: William Washington, 1629. Second Edition. square/small 8vo, 335pp.; VG; brown paneled spine with red label and gilt lettering; rebound, previous boards rebacked, diced with 4 diamonds; faded gilt tooling on edges; marbled endpapers; red specks on text block; binding becoming loose on first two endpapers; significant writing in pen on front and rear endpapers; some writing on text pages, mostly on margins in the form of arrows; misprint on pp. 27 line 2 'pring' for 'bring; top edge trimmed, no text or titles are lost; some waviness to pages; shelfwear and bumping appropriate with age; GP consignment; shelved case 3.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1981. First Edition. Octavo, xi, 272 pages; VG/VG-; DJ has grey pictorial spine with teal text, mild sunning to spine; Boards bound in blue cloth with silver lettering on spine, bumping to top corners; Binding tight and pages are clean with no markings. RWO.
Silver Spring and Chicago: Malcolm House Publications, 1975. First Printing. Oblong Quarto, 111 pages. In Good plus condition. Spine red with gilt lettering. Boards show slight wear with moderate sunning exteriorly and rubbed corners. Text block has mild age toning to the edges. Slight cracking to the hinges. Gift inscription to the half title page. First printing. NOTE: Shelved in Locked Annex Area, Quarto and Folio.
New York, London, Oxford: The Haworth Press, 2004. Octavo, xviii, 297 pages. In Very Good condition. Spine blue with yellow bearing white and black lettering. Boards have slight shelf wear with ex-library sticker to the rear and very minor wear to the edges. Text block has minimal wear to the edges. Ex-library markings to the front free end paper and the copyright page. Slight wear to the gutter to pages one hundred six to seven. Illustrated.
Paris: Éditions du Seuil, 1971. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 188 pages. In Very Good condition. Bound in paper, spine is tan with black and light blue lettering. Mild shelfwear to head, tail, and along length of spine. Minor shelfwear and tanning to paper covers. Age-toning to textblock. Perforated stamp with possible initials of previous owner to top right of pages 187 to back cover. Slight writing in pencil to top right corner of rear free edge. Inscribed by Barthes to Michel-Claude Jalard on half-title page. Shelved in Case 12.
Madrid: Taurus/Santillana Ediciones Generales, S.L., 2002. Octavo, 254 pages. In Very Good minus condition. Paperback binding. Spine pictorial black with white lettering. French flaps. Covers have mild soiling wear to the rear. Text block has light age toning to the edges. Previous bookshop's sticker to front end paper and to page two hundred fifty four. Text in Spanish. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk Column A, ND-A.