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Boston: Printed by Manning & Loring, 1797. 8vo., 300pp.; VG-; bound in brown leather, spine has red label and gilt lettering; moderate wear to boards, including scratches, scuffing, and rubbing; foxing, age-toning, and mild water-marks to interior; name written on ffep, dated 1801; lower edges of hinges beginning to split; TG consignment; shelved case 1.
New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1856. Thick Octavo; pp 864; Poor/no-DJ; 3/4 bound dark brown leather spine with gilt text and decorations to spine; gilt scroll rule bordering leather; rare; cloth shows some staining to front; severely rubbed edges; noticeable wear to joints, mostly to front joint; text block shows age toned exterior edges; staining and foxing to endpapers; cracked front gutter, exposing binding; blue marbled endpapers; illustrated; light foxing to some pages, otherwise interior lightly toned; previous owner's name to ffep.
n. p. n. publ. n. d. Thick Octavo; pp 648; Fair/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; leatherette binding; boards have rubbing to corners; slight sunning to exterior; text block has age toned exterior edges; interior lightly toned; profusely illustrated; slight writing to ffep; cracking to front gutter.
Albany: State of New York, 1909, 1910. Large Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; light brown spines with brown text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, 1778-1779, pp 430; vol. 2, 1780-1781, pp ; vol. 3, Index, pp 268; cloths have some spotting and scratches to exteriors, mostly towards edges; chips to spine edges with other general edge wear; text blocks have age darkened exterior edges; interior clean; deckled edges, others uncut; vols. 1 and 2 show cracked front gutters; other vol. 3 has minor cracking to gutters, otherwise intact bindings; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Washington: Gales and Seaton, 1836. Octavo; G/no-DJ; 3/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text to spine; marbled boards, raised bands to spine; odd volume, vol. XII, part 4; full title: Register of Debates in Congress, comprising the Leading Debates and Incidents of the First Session of the Twenty-Fourth Congress: Together with an Appendix, containing Important State Papers and Public Documents, and the Laws Public Nature, Enacted During the Session: with a copious index to the whole; boards show slight wear to exterior, some slight wear to edges; strong boards; marbled text blocks shows slight age toning to exterior edges, green pastedowns and endpapers; staining throughout text pages, mostly first few pages; shelved above World War II.
Washington: Gales and Seaton, 1837. Octavo; pp 1743; G/no-DJ; 2 volumes to vol. XIV; 3/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text; marbled boards, raised bands to spine; full title: Register of Debates in Congress, comprising the Leading Debates and Incidents of the First Session of the Twenty-Fifth Congress: Together with an Appendix, containing Important State Papers and Public Documents, and the Laws Enacted During the Session: with a copious index to the whole; boards show slight wear to exterior, some slight wear to edges; strong boards; marbled text blocks shows slight age toning to exterior edges, green pastedowns and endpapers; staining throughout text pages; shelved above World War II.
Washington: Gales and Seaton, 1837. Octavo; pp 2203; Index, pp 264; Appendix, pp 38; G/no-DJ; 3/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text; raised bands to spine; full title: Register of Debates in Congress, Comprising the Leading Debates and Incidents of the Second Session of the Twenty-Fourth Congress: together with an Appendix, containing Important State Papers and Public Documents, and the Laws, of a Public Nature, Enacted During the Session with a Copious Index to the Whole; 2 volumes; marbled boards have slightly sunned spines, light wear to exterior, strong boards; marbled text block has slight toning to exterior edges; moisture staining throughout to text pages; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders; shelved above World War II.
Uganda: Authority, 1972. Octavo; pp 127; G-/paperback; brown spine without text; full title: The Republic of Uganda: Part I, Commission of Inquiry into the Missing American Messrs. Stroh and Siedle held at the Conference Room, Parliament House, Kampala; Part II, Government White Paper on the Report of the Commission of Inquiry; covers show slightly sunned exterior, chipped tail spine edge, some scratches to exterior; slight sunning to spine; minor wear to edges; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges, cracked at front gutter with loosed text block; interior clean.
Kampala: Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, n.d. Octavo; pp 91; G/G-; white spine without text; dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior, minor chipping to corners, moderate soiling to exterior; cloth shows slight age toning to exterior, strong boards; text block has light shadow toning to pastedowns and endpapers, slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Kampala: The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, 1973. Octavo; pp 107; G/G-; white spine without text; dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior, minor chipping to edges, rubbing wear to joints, small open tear to rear; cloth shows slight age toning to exterior, strong boards; text block has slight soiling to pastedowns and endpapers, slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Wilmington, DE: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 2000. First Edition. Small Octavo; pp 186; VG/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text; The American Crisis Series: Books on the Civil War Era, No. 1; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated.
Sterling, VA: Pluto Press, 2004. Octavo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Dark blue spine with title in yellow, subtitle in white: Covers have light shelfwear, slight bump to head of spine, binding solid: Textblock exterior has small dark smudge at corner of fore and tail edges, pages clean and unmarked: 485 pp.
Westport, CT: Praeger, 1994. Octavo; VG/VG; Gray spine with blue text and a red line. DJ has general shelf wear but no tears; Boards have light rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting, half title page is signed by author Peter Ackerman; pp 366.
London: The Cambridge University Press, 1969. Reprinted. Octavo; G/no-DJ; lightly sunned black spines with gilt text; 13 volumes; cloths show moderate shelf wear to exteriors; some slight rubbing to edges; text blocks have slight soiling to exterior edges, including light moisture staining to head fore edge of vol. 1; interiors lightly toned, otherwise clean; tight bindings.
London: C. Dilly and John Stockdale, 1787/1788. Volumes Two and Three of the First London Editions. 8vos., 2 volumes; VG-; spines paneled brown leather, red label with gilt lettering; BOTH VOLUMES HAVE BEEN TAMPERED WITH. The volume number on the title pages have been partially scraped off, so that one 'I' was removed from each, rendering the appearance of 'Vol. II.' to read 'Vol. I.', and 'Vol. III.' to read 'Vol. II.'. This is the only tampering with in these volumes that we have noticed.; spines newly rebound, previous brown leather boards present; moderate wear and soiling to boards, including some rounding to corners, chipping to leather; small stamp of a name to ffep; volume 2 has some water damage, primarily to upper for corner, and extending along the upper edge for the beginning of the volume, reached page number, but does not reach body of text; no underlining or markings to text; page 381/382 of volume 2 is torn, with the fore margin missing, none of the body of text is impacted, although the numbering in the margins is missing, page number present; minimal foxing, with what little there is sparse and faint; While newly rebound, both volumes are mislabeled on the spine. Volume 2 reads '1', and Volume 3 reads '2'. MK consignment; shelved case 1.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2006. Limited First Edition. Octavo, 340 Pages; VG; bound in fine brown genuine leather with bright gilt spine title and gilt decorative motif on cover, gilt text block; silk ribbon; of a limited edition of 1475, this is number 1041; SIGNED on tipped-in page; a signed certificate of authenticity from the author and publisher, and a small note about the author; shelved easton press.
Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 1997. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. sea foam green on medium blue, darker blue center and white tipped tail end shade this wraps spine with off white titling and green publisher at foot. smooth trade paperback panels, very neat and in solid shape. makes a suitable student copy no marks inside, outer edges are clear. 302 pp. ISBN# 0262011611.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1960. First Edition. Octavo; pp 240; G/G-; black spine with yellow text; dust jacket shows slight sunning to exterior; small chips to edges; light soiling to exterior; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light tone to edges; slight pencil to ffep; interior lightly toned.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1989. First. Octavo hardcovers with dust jackets in two volumes, 752pp, 736pp in VG/VG condition. Author signed both volumes on cover page. Dust jackets clean and un-creased, not price clipped, now protected in brodarts, minimal wear with only a few small rub marks. Remainder stamp on vol. 1. Textblock rubbed at corner from slight sagging. Boards clean with no signs of bumping. Volume one has red paper covered boards with quarter cloth on spine. Volume two the same, except blue paper. Text clean. Spine red white and blue. Shelve case 5.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1854. Thick octavo; pp 442; Fair/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; cloth shows rubbing to exterior; fraying wear to corners; heavily rubbed edges; text block has age toned exterior edges; cracking to front gutter; pencil throughout; frontispiece with tissue guard; offsetting to title page from frontispiece; previous owner's name to verso of frontispiece; age toned exterior edges.
Cambridge: The M.I.T. Press, 1961. Approx. 5.5" x 8.75" VG hardcover in VG dustjacket with blue spine and white lettering. Superficially scuffed, cocked boards bumped and rubbed at corners and spine ends. Age-toned jacket softened along top and bottom edges with short tears and nicks; abrasion to spine ends and corners; one small internal chip along front fore edge foldover to front flap, which is corner-clipped. Interior clean and tight. Shelve in Technology/Engineering.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1972. First Edition. Octavo; VG+/VG; grey spine, red and black text; dust jacket has sunbleaching to the spine and edges of the front and rear cover, general shelfwear; boards strong, clean, text block age toned, minor spotting on fore edge of textblock exterior; 420pp.
London, Great Britain: Cambridge University Press, 1968. na. 8vo. VG/VG-. red DJ spine, lightly toned with off white titles widely set between tiny titles at head and foot. abrading is light, whitish edgewear and tiny cuts visible to ends and extremities. clipped front flap. medium red clothbound HB has a black label stamped with gilt titles just below head. prior owner(s) names in ink on right fep. interior ivory textblock is neatly bound, pages clean. head-edge a touch marked with tiny smudges, other edges fine. 269 pp. ISBN# 52104071X.
Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 1989. Octavo; pp 272; VG/VG-; white spine with gold text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior, minor chipping to corners; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, minor wear to edges, strong boards; text block shows minor wear to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean;.
Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 1992. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG. light gray glossy DJ spine with bright medium blue title, with smaller auburn subtitle and tiny black author justified beneath; further down small black publisher at foot. densely titled jacket front. edgewear is light. skimmed ivory textblock interior. a solid volume throughout, complete 248 pp. ISBN# 0700605304.
Lanham: University Press of America, 1988. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; White spine with blue and red text; Covers have some light edge wear, front cover has a few small, faint brown spots on its top edge and a few tiny such spots perceptible on right edge, book's binding strong; Textblock has foxing on head and fore edge, front end paper some very faint foxing, reverse of title page a few faint spots near left edge, text interior is clean; 459 pp.
Boston: Gambit, 1972. Octavo; Third printing; G; Paperback; Spine, red, white, and blue with black print; Cover has edgewear, creasing to spine, curled or bent corners, smudging, shelfwear; Text block has slight smudging to front and bottom edges, bump to rear top corner, else clean and tight; xxv, 1030 pages, illustrated.
New York: Philosophical Library. Octavo; G/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, grey with black print; DJ in mylar, has tears across top and bottom edges especially at spine caps and flap folds, portion of top edge torn away, spotting/smudging/shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, bumped top outer corners and bottom edges, some spotting, wear to spine caps; Textblock has red-tinted top edge, mild tanning to endpapers, clean interior; vi, 122 pages.
Paris: J. Bodin et Son Temps. 1853. Octavo; VG- condition hardcover. Gilt text and design on five raised band brown leather spine. Boards age-toned, half cut brown leather on marbled boards, minor to moderate shelfwear, rubbing along corners and spine head/tail, corners bumped towards textblock on front board; Textblock darkened from age, occasional foxing throughout textblock, bookplate on front paste down, black stamp on top corner of FFEP, previous owner's name inscribed on FFEP. Text in FRENCH. -----SHELVE NET DESK OFFICE.
Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 1999. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. medium blue glossy DJ spine with dark yellow author, larger ivory title and tiny publisher at tail end. slate clothbound HB with gold titling. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. spine somewhat slanted to the right, binding is intact. lightly read copy, corners neatly aligned and sheets have no marks or writing. neat edges all sides. 311 pp. ISBN#0226041441.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1929. First Edition / Limited Edition. Octavo; First Edition, Limited edition no. 138 of 250; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, yellow with silver print; Boards in brown paper and yellow cloth with silver print in clear plastic cover, wear to outside corners, spine caps, bottom edges; Textblock clean and tight, gilt top edge, deckle edges; Signed in ink by the author on the limited edition page; xi, 325, xii pages.
Cambridge, UK: Polity Press with Basil Blackwell, 1987. First Edition. Octavo; pp 215; VG-/G; black/ivory spine with ivory text; dust jacket has modest sun darkening to exterior, mostly toward edges; mild dings to edges; small sticker to rear; cloth shows light sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior head edge; interior clean;.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1927,1928,1929. Mixed Editions. Octavo; G/no-DJ; green spines with gilt text; 10 volumes; cloths have slight sunning to spines, minor rubbing to corners, strong boards; text blocks have slight toning to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedowns; slight crack to gutter of vol. 1; deckled fore edges; top edges gilt; tissue guards to frontispieces; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders; shelve aisle B endcap.
London & New York: The Syndics of the Cambridge University Press, 1970. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Dark green spine with gilt text; Cloth has slightly sunned spine with slight wear on front & back panels which have lightly bumped corners, but otherwise intact and sturdy; Text block shows slightly age toned exterior edges with tight binding and unmarked pages; pp 138. Inscribed.
New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996. First. Octavo; VG/VG-; grey spine with red, black, and white text; dustjacket has minimal edgewear, one 1.5 inch sticker from previous bookseller along bottom edge of back cover, otherwise clean; boards are strong and clean; textblock is clean; 606pp. [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].
Paris: Calmann-Levy, 2006. Text entirely in French. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Black spine with red/white text; Covers have slight edgewear and surface scuffing, 1" clear plastic coating coming loose on bottom corner of rear cover; Textblock shows few minor marks, small thin ink mark on exterior head, otherwise clean; 212pp.
Cambridge: The Press Syndicate of the University of Cambridge, 1992. first paperback. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Orange/beige spine with orange text; Covers have slight shelf wear such as light rubbing on exterior and minor wear along edges, however panels are intact; Text block has darkened on exterior edges due to age and handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 211.