London: Printed by G. Eld and M. Flesher, 1620. Second English Edition. Folio, , 861 [i.e. 860], ; Fair; newly rebound in black leather, burgundy label with gilt lettering, paneled spine, previous calf preserved on boards, both covers stamped with central gilt decoration; lacking the first three leaves, including the title page. The following 6 leaves have significant wear, including chipping and tears; some tide-marks and water-staining, primarily to the lower fore corner and the fore edge, minimal to top edge; some fraying to fore edge from thumbing; Page 860 misnumbered 861; shelved case 3.
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[Amsterdam]: [Jan Rieuwertsz Sr.], 1674 . Second Edition. Octavo, , 334, , , 182,  pages; VG-; bound in contemporary acid-washed calf, boards with double-ruled gilt to edges, gilt flowers in corners, paneled spine with elaborate gilt and gilt titling; marbled textblock; front board loose but present; marbled pastedowns present, marbled ffep and frep missing; first blank with two early ownership marks in ink, second blank with early notes on Spinoza in ink; Extremely scarce; shelved case 3.
London: printed for William Crooke, at the Green-Dragon without Temple-Bar, 1691. Octavo, , 69, , 38,  ads; VG; bound in 19th century speckled calf by Zaehnsdorf, newly rebacked in similar leather, burgundy label with gilt titling; boards with moderate rubbing and wear, double-ruled gilt border, turn-ins; marbled endpapers; all edges of text block gilt; "A pastoral dialogue concerning friendship and love. Occasion’d by the death of the Honourable J.T." has separate dated title page and pagination; register is continuous.; Extremely scarce; shelved 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 7.
Lutetiæ [Paris]: Apud Bernardum Turrisanum, sub Aldina Bibliotheca, via Iacobæa, 1565. Folios; VG; bound in early full brown leather, paneled spines with gilt tooling and lettering; volume 1 rebacked with previous spine preserved; volume 2 has cracking to hinges, chipping to tail of spine, large chip missing to head of spine; ex-library bookplate to front pastedown of volume 1; Aldine dolphin-and-anchor device on title-pages; Large capital initials, decorated initials; scattered and sparse marginalia; At foot of title-page: Cum priuilegio Regis; several mispaginations; Parts 2-4 have seperate title pages: Tomvs secvndus (tertivs, qvartvs)--Operum M. Tullii Ciceronis; Part 1 dated 1566.; Part 1 contains the rhetorical works, Part 2, the orations, Part 3, the epistles Part 4, the philosophical works. Part 1 includes additions and corrections to parts 2-4.; Latin text, with some Greek words; consignment; shelved case 4.
Francofurti: Andrea Wecheli, 1580-1585. Various Editions. 8vo.; VG-; half bound in blindstamped tooled vellum, contemporary paper boards; spine paneled with faded black lettering on upper two panels; moderate wear to binding, including cracks to spine, peeling to corners, both boards slightly peeling on fore edge; ink writing on front pastedown, small amount on ffep; first title page lacking printers emblem, appears to have been cut out, facsimile attached to the verso of title page, so it shows through the hole; intermittent writing and underlining in first part; fold-out chart in rear of volume; Complete list of titles follows: Animaduersiones Ioan Piscatoris Arg. In Dialecticam P. Rami (second edition, 1582, 215pp., ); Gulielmi Tempelli Philosophi Cantabrigiensis Epistola De Dialectica P. Rami (1582, 82pp., ); Ioannis Piscatoris Exercitationum Logicarum Libri II (1585, 215pp., no publishers information or location on title page, presumed Frankfurt); P. Rami Regii Professoris Dialecticae Libri Duo (1580, 117pp.); Petri Rami Veromanvi, Regii Professoris, Dialecticae lib.duo (1582, 142pp., ); JG consignment; shelved case 4.
Cambridge: Printed by Roger Daniel, Printer to the University, 1647. First Edition, First Issue. 12mo., 436pp.; G+; spine paneled black leather with gilt lettering; some bumping to corners, head and tail of spine; gutter visible on ffep; pages 435, 436, and the errata page are facsimiles laid loose within; pages 431-434 have some damage to the fore edges and corners; small piece of paper with a description of the volume pasted onto verso of ffep; some notes in ink on verso of title page; some toning to page edges from age; what appears to be a name written on title page in ink; by one of the most famous of the Cambridge Platonists; JG consignment; shelved case 0.
Atlas Press, 1990/1991. Limited Edition, #9/250. Octavos, Thirteen paperbound fascicles; VG; housed in slipcase, paper label to one board and spine; very mild rubbing to slipcaseall volumes sharing the limitation number of '9', reserved for the publishers and contributors; Volumes 2, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12, and 13 are signed by Cecil Helman, Oskar Pastior, Harry Mathews, Eric Basso, Marcel Mariën, Günter Brus, and Alastair Brotchie, respectively.; 1. Achim Von Arnim GENTRY BY ENTAILMENT, Translated by Alan Brown, 0947757392; 2. Cecil Helman THE GOLDEN TOENAILS OF AMBROSIO P, 0947757333, Signed; 3. Albert Ehrenstein TUBUTSCH, Translated by Malcolm Green, 0947757341; 4. Remy de Gourmont STORIES IN BLUE, BLACK, VIOLET, GREEN & MAUVE, Translated by Frederick Reeves Ashfield, 094775735x; 5. Oskar Pastior POEMPOEMS, Translated by Malcolm Green, 0947757376, Signed; 6. Harry Mathews THE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE, 0947757384, Signed; 7. Rikki Ducornet THE BUTCHER’S TALES, 0947757368; 8. Benjamin Péret MAD BALLS, Illustrated by Yves Tanguy, Translated by James Brook, 0947757325; 9. Xavier Forneret THE DIAMOND IN THE GRASS, Translated and with an Afterword by Terry Hale, 094757414; 10. Eric Basso EQUUS CABALLUS, 0947757406, with errata slip, Signed; 11. Marcel Mariën THE LIFE AND DEATH OF LA BELLE DESIDERATA, Translated by Terry Hale in collaboration with Michael Richardson, Sarah Whitfield & Marcel Mariën, 0947757422, Signed; 12. Günter Brus PICTUREPOEMS, Translated by Malcolm Green, 0947757430, Signed; 13. Alastair Brotchie DOCUMENTS PERTAINING TO UBIC GESTATION, 0947757457, Signed; Extremely scarce, shelved case 0.
London: Fielding and Walkes, 1778. First edition. Small octavo in brown leather with small letters on spine; condition: Good; boards slanted upwards, with substantial soiling and shelf wear; spine with open tearing at top and bottom, but not detrimental to binding, secured with brown tape; inscription inside both covers; frontispiece portrait of Benj. Franklin; paper heavily discolored and slightly wobbling; some pencil marks on edges; text clean; pp. 163; shelved in Case # 4; MM consignment.
1542. 10mo in vellum; condition: G+; front cover warped upwards; spine repaired with thick tape; open gutter at front but binding strong; paper age-toned with only a few pages discolored; contains minimal underlining and some marginalia throughout; long inscription inside front cover, and on back of title page; text in very tight print and highly readable; shelved in Case # 3.
London: W. Battersby, 1701. Third Edition. Folio, , 633, , 63, , 636-658, ; VG; bound in contemporary speckled leather, hollow rectangle of polished leather with blind tooling in each board; rebacked with 20th century spine, burgundy label with gilt lettering; with 22 illustrated portraits; lacking frontispiece; 'The history of the Chaldaick philosophy' (pts. 14-19) has separate dated title page, with imprint "printed for A. and J. Churchill", and separate pagination.; bookplate of Richard Brinsley Sheridan on front pastedown; ESTC T102824; JW consignment; shelved Above Mythology.
Paris/Leipzig: Verlag von Mme Syb. M. Hess Wittwe, 1880. Second Edition. Octavo, 182,  pages; VG; rebound in red cloth, gilt lettering to spine; ex-library, US Air Force to front pastedown; stamp on half-title page for a Professor in Berlin; with five folding plates plus the gravure frontispiece; mild age-toning to pages, moderate to plates; text in German; scarce; shelved case 10.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2001. Signed Collector's Edition. Octavo, 418 pages; VG; bound in full black fine genuine leather, paneled spine and front cover have gilt lettering and profuse gilt tooling; binding has minimal shelf wear; pages have gilt along the edges; contains a silk ribbon, silk endpapers; signed on the limitation page by Robert M. Pirsig; certificate of authenticity loose within; JH consignment; contained in original publisher's shrink wrap; shelved Signed Easton Collection.
London: C. Baldwin, 1826. First Thus. 10 Octavos; Vg- to G+; brown leather spine with gilt lettering; All edges gilt; Half mottled calf and marbled boards; Some peeling at the spine, joints rubbed and some cracking to some volumes at the spine; Interior clean but toned; Portrait frontispiece; GP Consign; SHELVE: Above monographs. Item is heavy: Please contact us for international and priority shipping.
Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1976. First American Edition. Octavo, 354 pages; VG/VG; spine black with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; not price-clipped, although no price is present; mild chipping and wear to head and tail of spine, corners; name written on ffep; interior clean; First published in 1967 in French as De la grammatologie, it is a foundational text for deconstructive criticism.; Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak is an Indian scholar, literary theorist, and feminist critic. She is University Professor at Columbia University, where she is a founding member of the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society. She has worked with Derrida, and her translation has been approved by him.; shelved case 10.
London: A. Ward, J. and P. Knapton, T. Longman, S. Birt, C. Hitch, L. Gilliver, T. Astley, S. Austen, and J. Rivington, 1742. Third Edition. Octavo, xx, , 339,  pages; VG; bound in period full speckled calf, paneled spine with gilt tooling and titling; mild wear and rubbing to boards; name on title page; interior clean; shelved case 10.
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; shelved case 3.
London: Printed for J. Dodsley, 1767. Fifth Edition. 8vo., 342pp.; VG; spine paneled brown leather with a black label and gilt lettering; brown cloth boards; rebound, minimal to no bumping; text block speckled on fore and lower edges; marbled endpapers from previous binding saved and bound in; mild age-toning, else interior clean; this groundbreaking work was the first philosophical work to attempt to classify the Beautiful and the Sublime and would end up with a result of them being mutually exclusive; JG consignment; shelved case 10.
London: Andrew Clark and Charles Harper, 1677. Tenth printing. Tall quarto rebound in dark brown leather; VG; 6-band spine embossed; good quality, old rebound; moderate shelf wear and fraying; strong binding; original paper wobbled; text clean; pp. 364 followed by 98 pages of Lusoria and letters; in good condition; shelved in Case # 4; please contact us for shipping costs.
London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1862. First Edition. Octavo, xvi, 258, 4 pages ads; VG; bound in publisher's gray cloth, gilt titling to spine; mild rubbing; Inscribed by Hinton on half-title, dated 18 Jan 1865 in London; second gathering cut, others uncut; scarce in any condition, let alone signed; shelved case 10.
London: George Allen, 1902. First Editions. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; rebound in gilt calf by Zaehnsdorf, floral gilt design, newly rebacked with boards and spines preserved; mild rubbing and wear; top edge of text block gilt; Printed on hand-made paper with decorative borders to each page, red-letter initials. Printed at the Ballantyne Press, Edinburgh.; shelved case 3.
Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1991. First Edition, First Printing. large 8vos., VG/no DJs; HCs: dark gray cloth boards; gold lettering to red title block, gold decorative motif to spine and front board; bumping to head and tail of spine, particularly to tail of spine of Vol. 1; very mild shelfwear to boards; interiors clean; VOL. 1 [REMEDIES FOR PROSPERITY: TRANSLATION, 324 pp.]; VOL. 2 [REMEDIES FOR PROSPERITY: COMMENTARY, 425 pp.]; VOL. 3 [REMEDIES FOR ADVERSITY: TRANSLATION, 338 pp.]; VOL. 4 [REMEDIES FOR ADVERSITY: COMMENTARY, 532 pp.; very slight creasing/tearing to top corners of pp. 69-76; small black smudge to bottom corner of text-block]; VOL. 5 [REFERENCES, 563 pp.; very slight creasing/tearing to top corner of pp. 31-32; small black smudge to bottom corner of text-block]; an attractive set in very nice condition; shelved above Greek and Latin.
Londini [London]: typis Jac. Bettenham, 1742. 8vo., 15pp., 319 pp., 11pp. index; VG; leather-bound brown boards, five-paneled maroon spine, gilt lettering to black paper title label; rebacked with new spine and previous boards; moderate shelfwear (e.g., scuffing to boards, rubbing and fraying to edges of boards, bumping and fraying to corners); top-edge of text-block dark, fore- and bottom-edges speckled red, age-toning to text-block; age-toning and chipping/tearing to margins of original endpapers; interior clean; text in Greek and Latin, in parallel columns, with title page in Latin; shelved Case 4.
Antuerpiae [Antwerp]: Ioannem Moretum, 1598. First Edition. small Quarto, , 255 pages, ; VG; bound in contemporary vellum, singe blind rule to boards, black ink lettering to spine; text block red; institutional bookplate to front pastedown; previous owners name in ink to front pastedown dated 1687, different previous owners name to lower end of title page, dated 1750; shelved case 3.
Paris: The Pleiad, 1926. Limited Edition. 8vo., xxxvi, VG; spine marbled brown with black paper label and brown lettering; original brown marbled paper over boards; One of 475 numbered copies printed under the supervision of Frederic Warde at the Officina Bodoni in Montagnola, Switzerland, this is number 422; lacking slipcase; GP consignment; shelved case 10.
Apud Jacobum Stoer, 1608. 32mo., 302pp., index 32pp.; VG; paneled vellum spine with a quarter inch of vellum missing from tail; rear board both corners peeling; pages have some age marks; water stain on pp. 32-61, upper edge centering on page number, does not impact readability; a few pages have crease marks; ex libris written in ink of title page; an excellent copy for its age; shelved case 3.
Parma: Pauli Monti, 1723. New, revised edition. Tall, thick quarto in brown leather with six-band embossed spine and gold gilt; VG; boards show some amount of shelf wear with chipping on top of spine and peeling on boards; binding strong; tinted external edges; paper and text in fine condition; two volumes in one; ex-libris plate inside back cover; this is a revised edition of this work first published around 1623; SHELVED IN ROCKVILLE NON-RETAIL. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
London: John Haviland, 1632. 12mo; pp 340; full leather light brown binding without discernible text to spine; boards are slightly splayed; heavy rubbing to exterior; noticeable chipping to edges; spine edges chipped off; text block has darkened exterior edges; front endpaper detached midway toward tail edge, but present; light pencil to front pastedown; small doodle marking to rear endpaper with offset to rear pastedown; slight moisture stain to tail fore edges of last few pages.
Madrid: Espasa-Calpe, S.A. Mixed Editions. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; red/black spines with gilt text; 10 Volumes: v. 1, Prologos, pp 1078 ; v. 2, Discursos, pp 621 ; v. 3, Conferencias, pp 1042 ; v. 4, Articulos y Otros Trabajos, pp 1195 ; v. 5, Biografias, pp 1005, ; v. 6, Biografias, pp 1197 ; v. 7, Biografias, pp 662 ; v. 8, Ensayos, pp 720 ; v. 9, Ensayos, pp 707 ; v. 10, Idearium, pp 653 ; cloths have slight sunning to exteriors; minor wear to exteriors otherwise; slight white marks to tail exterior edges; small chip to front joint of v. 10; strong boards; text blocks shows slight soiling wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; marbled endpapers; frontispiece to each volume; illustrated; Spanish text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Amsterdam: Aux dépens de la Compagnie, 1750. Nouvelle Édition. 12mo., 134pp., 50pp., ; VG; bound in brown cloth, paneled spine, gilt tooling, red label and gilt lettering; publishers binding; moderate wear to boards, including rubbing and scraping to boards, peeling to corners; leather cracked on hinges; chip missing to tail of spine; wear to head of spine; text block dyed red; marbled endpapers; interior clean; First published in 1737, Beugeant's celebrated but thinly disguised satire on Descarte's notion of the animal-machine attracted the censure of his superiors, leading to his brief exile from Paris; shelved case 3.
London: Daniel Brown et al. 1703. Fifth Edition. Octavo, 200 pages; VG; rebacked with new paneled leather spine, burgundy label with gilt lettering, previous period boards preserved; minimal shelf wear on boards; previous owner's name on title page; strong binding; paper wavy and clean; text clean; edges dusty; Collier was a British anti-theatrical critic and theologian; shelved in Case 10.
Edinburgh: J. Bell and W. Creech; and T. Cadell, 1780. Third Edition. Octavo, xi, , 284 pages; VG-; bound in contemporary tree calf, spine with burgundy label and gilt titling, gilt rules; some rubbing and wear to binding; speckled textblock; bookplate to front pastedown, small bookseller's sticker to front pastedown; With a half-title; shelved case 10.
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1928. First American Edition. 12mo., 46 pp., VG-/no DJ; blue cloth boards, beige title labels with black lettering affixed to spine and front board; bumping/chipping/fraying to head and tail of spine and to corners of boards, age-toning/cocking to spine, no shelf lean, boards somewhat shaken, binding intact, foxing to paper labels, lettering legible; age-toning and shelfwear to text-block; mild rubbing to edges of boards; age-toning to endpapers and interior, very slight foxing/wear to front endpapers, mild stain to fore-edge of title page, text legible throughout; pub. 1928, "First Edition" stated to copyright page; INSCRIBED by Maurois to half-title page; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
London: John W. Parker, 1846. Second Edition. 8vos., 2 volumes; VG-; gray paper boards, spines dark gray with paper labels, black lettering; rebacked with previous boards and new paper spines, previous labels preserved on spines; moderate wear to boards, including bumping, scratches, and staining; small bookplate to front pastedown of both volumes; scattered and sparse pencil markings; gutter slightly open on pages 320/321 of volume 2; shelved case 10.
London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1921. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 310  pages; VG-/none; bound in publisher's reddish-brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine, mild rubbing and wear, head of spine chipped off; sun-fading to spine; mild scattered pencil markings; slight bumping to corners; shelved case 10.
Berlin & New York: Walter de Gruyter, 1994. Octavo: VG/no-DJ: Cream colored spine with dark brown text: Boards are strong and clean with light general shelfwear, binding is tight: Textblock is clean and pages are free of markings, folds and tears: Text is mostly in GREEK with an introduction and supplements in ENGLISH: 527 pp. Shelved in Netdesk office, on shelves above Ephemera section.
New York: The Orion Press, 1964. First U.S. Edition. 8vo., 241pp.; VG/VG-; spine black with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; some wear to dust jacket, including some dots of staining to flaps, parts of boards; top edge of text block has some specks, others clean; interior clean; shelved case 10.
St. Louis and London: B. Herder Book Co., 1946. First Edition, Fifth Impression. 12mo., x, 340pp.; VG/G+; spine tan with green lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; dust jacket has chipping to corners, edges, and head and tail of spine; interior clean; text block clean; 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.
New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1968. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 142 pages; VG/VG-; spine black with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$4.50', mild chipping to head and tail of spine, corners; Inscribed on ffep by Hutchins; Hutchins signature is scarce; shelved case 10.
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1859,1860. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; 3/4 bound brown leather spines with gilt text to burgundy and green bars with decorations; 7 volumes; boards have slight soiling to exteriors, some rubbing to edges, strong boards; text blocks marbled; previous owner's bookplates to front pastedowns; slight sunning to exterior edges; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: G.P. Putnam & Son, 1870. Octavo; pp 224; G-/no-DJ; dark brown spine with gilt text and decorations to spine; gilt borders and decorative gilt illustrations to front and rear; leather front board is detaching, as is; heavy wear to joints and fore edges; moderate rubbing to head and tail edges; chipped spine edges; slight sunning to spine and head edge; gilt scroll turn in to edges; text block have marbled endpapers; all edges gilt; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; frontispiece with light offset to tissue guard; illustrated; interior clean.
Washington: Georgetown University Press, 1993. first. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Green spine with white text; Covers are clean with strong and intact panels, sticker on rear; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges due to handling and light moisture staining at fore tail edge corner, otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 316.
London: Macmillan & Co., 1951. First Edition, Third Printing. Octavo, 276 pages; VG-; tan spine is sunned, with gilt lettering; bound in publishers blue cloth; personal inscription by author on ffep; previous owners name on title page, and stamp on ffep; binding sturdy, minimal bumping and shelfwear; age-toning to pages; shelved case 10.
New York: The Orion Press, Inc., 1964. First edition. Small Octavo; VG-/VG-; Black spine with off-white text; Translated from the French by Maria Jolas; First published in France in 1958, this printing in 1964; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slight shelf wear such as lightly rubbed edges and corners, slightly age toned; Boards are lightly sunned with slight edge wear, otherwise clean and strong; Text block is slightly age toned with remainder mark on tail edge exterior; pp 241.
London: Printed and sold by T. Warner ... and J. Walthoe, 1722. Sixth edition. Octavo; 2 volumes; Sixth edition; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print on red banner, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, worn corners, edges, and spine caps, leather torn along hinges so that boards are secured only by binding string, scuffing, shelfwear; Text blocks have cracked hinges, tanned endpapers, bookplates and signatures to endpapers, paper has mild puckering, slight amount of foxing, tight binding; 2 vols. (822 pages).
Paris: Chez les Marchands de Nouveantes, 1795. First Edition. 8vo., 218 pages; VG-; bound in acid-washed calf, spine brown with gilt tooling, burgundy label with gilt lettering; moderate wear to boards, primarily along corners and edges; head and tail of spine chipped off; gilt board edges; marbled endpapers; two bookplates on front pastedown; age-toning and mild foxing to pages; title roughly translates to 'Dissertation on the fundamental principles of human society'; text in French; shelved case 10.