Vinegia [Venice]: Francesco Marcolini, 1552. First Edition. Quarto, , 120,  leaves; VG; bound in early full calf, paneled spine with gilt titling; wear, rubbing, and bumping to binding; ink 'Milano 16 x 1914' on lower fore corner of front pastedown, name on upper fore corner of ffep; bookseller description tipped in to ffep; small green line under 'D' in 'Doni' on title page; I1, P4, EE4 are cancels; small hole to middle of S4; E4 with small tear to lower fore edge, S3 had corner folded during printing, causing the lower fore corner of the plate to be missing; S4-end have very small wormholes to the upper edge of the gutter; EE4-end with water-staining and tide-marks; Book one (of two) only, as usual, comprising four parts in one volume. Large woodcut device on general title, smaller devices on section titles and 54 woodcuts, including three repeats. L2 recto with Hebrew type; RR consignment; shelved case 3;.
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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.
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.
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.
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: printed for D. Brown, R.Sare, J. Churchill, J. Nicholson, B. Tooke, and G. Strahan, 1713. First Edition. Octavo,  ,xv, , 442, viii pages; newly rebound in quarter brown leather, mustard cloth boards, paneled spine with black label, gilt titling; with half-title, upper fore corner chipped; small ink stain to lower edge of first 3 leaves, does not impact text; The five essays are prefixed with separate title pages, each dated 1711.; shelved case 10.
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.
Boston: Wells and Lilly, 1817. Early American Edition. Octavo, xii, 262, , 250, ; VG-; bound in publisher's blue-gray boards, paper spine; some wear and rubbing to boards, some chipping and cracking to spine, most of the titling has worn off; text block uncut; mild foxing, primarily to extremities; ownership name in ink to the title page; with half-title, two title pages; two volumes in one; scarce; shelved case 10.
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.
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; 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.
New York: J. F. Taylor and Company, 1901. Beaconsfield Edition. Octavo, 12 volumes; VG-; three-quarter bindings of red leather, boards in marbled paper; spines with raised bands, gilt lettering and design; some shelf wear; rubbing and wear to joints; mild shredding to corners of boards; some corners bumped; upper edges gilt; marbled end papers; hand-numbered 62/1000 copies at limitations page; pages clean; shelved above Espionage/Terrorism.
London: J. Mawman, 1810. Octavos, 3 volumes; VG-; bound in contemporary three quarter calf, marbled boards, paneled spines with gilt titling; marbled endpapers; some shelfwear, including rubbing to boards, bumping to corners, mild chipping to spines; front board of volume 1 partially loose; all three half-titles present; mild foxing throughout; shelved above Japan.
Leizig: M.G. Weidmanns Erben und Reich, 1786-1787. First edition. Octavo, four volumes. Each volume good- with no dust jacket. Original quarter-bound calf with brown marbled boards. Five raised bands to each spine, tan panel and black panel with gold lettering to each spine. Several age spots to the tops of the spines. Panels and gilding of the backstrips generally clean and legible with only minor wear. Moderate shelf-wear to the marbled boards with rubbing to each volume. Leather corners and edges of the boards are also worn. Hinges and binding of each volume in good condition. One-inch square bookplate to the front pastedown of each volume. Owner notes to front and rear free end paper of each volume. Slight shelf-wear to the bottom edge of each text block. Text of pages age-toned, otherwise generally clean and unmarked. Text of each volume in German. Volume 1 to 506pp, volume 2 to 589pp, volume 3 to 638pp, volume 4 to 678pp. Folding map facing page 562 of volume 3 present and intact with some foxing and age-tone spots. Text of each volume in German. 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 glass case near stairs on the sales floor.
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.
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.
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;.
Cleveland: Ralston Publishing Co, 1954. Reprinted. 12mo; Good; red spines with gilt text; no jackets; volumes 1-8: vol. 1, The Master Mind, pp 130; vol. 2, Definite Chief, Aim Self-Confidence, pp 147; vol. 3, Habit of Saving, Initiative and Leadership, pp 146; vol.4, Imagination Enthusiasm, pp 154; vol. 5, Self-Control, Doing More Then Paid For, pp 146; vol. 6, Pleasing Personality, Accurate Thinking, pp 138; vol. 7, Concentration, Co-Operation, pp 144; vol. 8, Failure, Tolerance, Golden Rule, pp 157; cloths have mild wear to exteriors; lightly sunned spines; embossed decorative border to fronts; gilt illustration and text to front; moderate shelf wear to exteriors; minor rubbing to corners; strong boards; text blocks show slight toning to exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedowns; slight offset toning to endpapers; illustrated;.
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: 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.
[Geneva]: Excudebat Esaias le Preux, 1616. 16mo., 728,  pages; VG; bound in full marbled paper covered boards, label with gilt titling to spine; mild rubbing and wear; margins trimmed close to top; small and faded ownership stamp to ffep; Pages - at end blank; Title vignette with portrait of Petrarch, initials, tail-piece; 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.
London: G. G. J. and J. Robinson; and for C. Elliot, 1786. First Edition. Octavos, 4 volumes; VG; bound in contemporary calf, black labels to spines with gilt titling; some rubbing and wear to boards, some mild fraying to some corners; speckled blue text blocks; interiors clean; shelved above case 6.
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;.
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;.
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.
London: J. Wright, 1735. Second Edition. Quarto, 30 pages: VG-; spine is worn beige, binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has fading on the fore edge corners; outer layer of spine missing, has minor scratching on the front and back covers; pages have minor blotching and age toning; shelved case 4.
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.
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.
New York: The Orion Press, 1964. First U.S. Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 241 pages; 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.
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.
London: for the British Academy, by Oxford University Press, 1968. First Separate Edition. Octavo; VG; in original wraps; Offprint from Proceedings of the British Academy Vol. LII. (23 March 1966), pp. 125-141; review copy, with slip from Oxford University Press loose within; interior clean; shelved case 0 binder.
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.
Berlin & New York: Walter de Gruyter, 1994. Octavo: VG hardcover: 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 shelf to the right of ephemera items.
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 in Allan's Office.
Buenos Aires;: Fondo de Cultura Economica; Dover Publications, Inc., 1947,1948,1950,1951,1953, Mixed Editions. Octavo; VG; full acid-washed grain leather brown spines with gilt text to dark red panels; raised bands to spines; 6 volumes: El Mito del Estado, pp 362; Filosofia de la Ilustracion, pp 401; Substance and Function and Einstein's Theory of Relativity, pp 465; Antropologia Filosofica, pp 321; Kant: Vida y Doctrina, pp 497; El Problema del Conocimiento en la Filosofia y en la Ciencia Modernas and De la Muerte de Hegel A Nuestros Dias (1832-1932), pp 463; boards have darkened spines, minor chipping to spine edges, rubbing to exterior edges; some volumes have cracking to spine exteriors; text blocks have some age toning to edges, marbled endpapers; previous owner's name to title pages, stamp, stickers and sticker remnants to endpapers, small blue stamped writing to verso of ffeps; some light pencil; Spanish and English text.
n.p. The International Non-Aristotelian Library Publishing Company, 1973. Fourth Edition, Fifth Printing. Octavo; G/G-; pp 806; light green spine with black text; dust jacket has mild shelf wear to exterior; few chips to edges; lightly sunned spine; cloth shows light wear to exterior; minor wear to corners; slightly splayed boards; text block exterior edges show minimal tone; interior clean; illustrated.
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.