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New York and London: W. W. Norton, 2014. First edition. Octavo. VG in VG dust jacket. White and red spine with red and white lettering. Top edge of rear dust jacket panel slightly curled. Slight shelf-wear to dust jacket panels. Covers clean, binding strong, text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 242pp.
Williamsburg: Colonial Williamsburg. Octavo; VG; Paperback; Stapled spine; Cover is cream colored with gold print, oversized with consequent wear and bumps to all edges, slightly soiled along spine edge, slight smudging; Textblock clean and tight; "An address by Glenn T. Seaborg on the occasion of the celebration of 'The Prelude to Independence', May 26, 1962 ... Opening remarks by Winthrop Rockefeller"; 26 pages.
New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1972. 8vo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; Yellow spine with red and black print and library label; DJ in mylar and taped to boards, some spotting, 1-inch closed tear to back right bottom corner; Boards in red cloth with gold print, mild wear to head and tail caps, library label taped on spine; Textblock clean, red top edge; Inside has library label attached to front endpaper and library pocket attached to rear endpaper with barcode label, clean text; xiv, 476 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated.
Walnut Creek; London; New Delhi: Alta Mira Press, 1998. [Critical Perspectives on Asian Pacific Americans Series]. Tall, thin octavo; vg+/no dust jacket; glossy deep red spine with white and lighter red text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 115pp. INSCRIBED by author on half-title page.
Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 1994. US Printing. 8vo. VG- / - no DJ. black wraps spine, long red titleblock, thinly framed in white, with large black titling; tiny white authors and publisher at head and foot. cover is curling much, both front and rear corners are a touch thumbed. dark yellow smudges to left fep and title page. interior generally read, condition of head-edge and outer fore-edge appear stained/smudged also. 397 pp. ISBN# 0309050790. VOLUME 4 ONLY!!
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1961. Octavo; VG/VG- Hardcover; Sunned Cream spine with blue text; Moderate shelf wear and age to dust jacket, rubbing, marks and blemishes to front and rear surfaces, fraying and chipping along sides, edges and corners, aging to interior jacket; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid, light toning to pages; Text block clean; 311 pp; Library of Congress Catalog card Number: 61-10192.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1961. Ex-Library, Octavo; VG/VG- Hardcover; Sunned Cream spine with blue text; Moderate shelf wear and age to dust jacket, rubbing, marks and blemishes to front and rear surfaces, fraying and chipping along sides, edges and corners, aging to interior jacket; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid, light toning to pages, ex-library stamp on rear paste-down; Text block clean; 311 pp; Library of Congress Catalog card Number: 61-10192.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1966. Second printing, March 1968. Octavo; vg/good-; dj, blue spine with white text; dj, moderate chipping and rubbing; 1" open tear, top corner of front cover; price clipped; HB, blue cloth spine with silver text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 203pp.
Cambridge: MIT Press, 1982. Octavo; G+/G-; Ex-Library; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, yellow with black print; DJ has tears to top and bottom edges, especially at spine caps and flap fold corners, surface tears to front right edge, fading to spine; Boards in black cloth with white print, clean and strong, slight warping; Text block has library stamp to front endpapers and front edge, slight pencil annotation in notes/bibliography; xviii, 377 pages.
New York, NY: Simon and Schuster, Inc., 1962. First Printing. 8vo. VG-/VG-. teal paper DJ spine, dulled from exposure, with black titling for title and author, separated by tiny ivory publisher. chipping and closed cuts to tip of spine mainly, with abrading light to panel corners. jacket front is severed from DJ strip right. golden yellow clothbound HB with stamped white titling, adjacent paperboards are a charcoal gray. yellow fep/ffep. main textblock unmarked. yellowed head-edge, rough fore-edge and tail. 319 pp.
New York: PublicAffairs, 2009. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG/VG; White spine with photograph of gray buildings, yellow label on tail end, gray and black text. DJ has general shelf wear, 'signed by author' sticker on front, but no tears; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of marks on pages, title page is signed by author; pp 363.
United Kingdom: Pergamon Press, 1982. First Edition. 8vo. VG-/VG-. dull ivory DJ spine and front/rear panels, perimeter shows wear to ends and tiny closed cuts. the bold black uppercase title is centered between tiny turquoise authors and publisher at opposite sides, indented from ends. left justified text for title in black, original green for both editors--jacket spine quality is sunned and rubbing evident to panels. red clothbound HB, bold gold outlines a thin black textbox, lettering stamped in gold expansively down to publisher symbol. light age toning to endsheets and black name of previous owner on right fep. lightly cracked hinge at title page. few red marginal markings p. 144 - 159, remainder textblock. lightly yellowed head-edge, fore-edge and tail are a basic ivory. 357 pp. ISBN # 0080222250.
Armonk, New York: M.E. Sharpe, 2007. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. glossy brown HC with white title between tiny white authors and red publisher. condition excellent, study boards both without impressions. tightly bound, bright copy without marks or writing to textblock, smooth unblemished edges all sides. 272 pp. ISBN# 9780765616401.
Washington: ULI-the Urban Land Institute, 1998. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with white print; DJ clean and bright; Boards in grey paper and grey cloth with gold print, clean and strong but for slight bump to spine tail; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; x, 174 pages.
Boston: The Beacon Press, 1956. Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with tan text. DJ has shelf wear, rubbing and chipping on edges, age toned spine, small open tear on rear; Boards have rubbing on edges, small white stains, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 339.
Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1989. first edition. Octavo; VG-/G; White/blue spine with black & white text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slightly sunned spine and edges with otherwise minor shelf wear, generally clean and intact; Cloth is lightly sunned with minor edge wear with sturdy, clean and intact panels; Text block exterior has light wear due to handling but has unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 348.
Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 2001. US Edition. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. smooth glossy black wraps spine and basic background for panels and titling. centered lettering is aligned at mid-spine in white and red for subtitle, between author and tiny b/w logo. front cover features much enlarged bold white titling and full author in black capitals. lightly thumbed wraps corners. interior clear and flipped through gently. light, unmarked softcover edges, all sides. in prime, excellent shape. 269 pp. ISBN # 1566398746.
New York and London: W. W. Norton & Company, 2002. Octavo, 344pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. ---Spine is pictorial; predominately burgundy with yellow text. Bumping and shelf-wear. Dust jacket is bright and clean. No markings or creases to the text. Binding is sturdy. Inscribed on the front free end page by the author to Bob Poole, who is listed in the Acknowledgements section of the book.
Lanham, MD: University Press of American / ABT Books, 1985. US Printing. thick 8vo. VG+/VG+. medium brown glossy DJ spine, with white bordered black textbox for main title in white medium capitals. rear panel has superficial wear and tiny closed tear along bottom edge. wide navy clothbound HB, spine titling gilt-stamped. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. gently skimmed, solid copy. thick, smooth ivory edges, all sides spot-free. 744 pp. ISBN# 0819148695.
Kent, Ohio: The Kent State University Press, 2006. US Printing. oblong Qto. VG+/VG. short spine, tiny yellow authors, white uppercase title, subtitle in yellow. wide panoramic jacket front with centrally aligned titling in the foreground. just superficial wear to both covers only. deep russet orange cloth HB, dark teal metallic titling. fine fabric covers the wide panels. inscribed by previous owner on right fep. SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND PHOTOGRAPHER ON TITLE PAGE. illustrated with vibrant color photography. 160 pp. ISBN# 9780873388733.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1990. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; light blue spine, blue text; cover has old label on spine, rubbing, edgewear, curling of front edges; textblock has underlining in pen on a few pages, name written on front endpaper and back inside cover, red stains on front inside cover and front endpaper, minor rubbing around edges, otherwise clean; pp 484.
Morristown, NJ: General Learning Press, 1972. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Yellow spine with black and white text. DJ has shelf wear, age toned spine, small open tear on front, spine head, and rear; Boards have rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing on top edges, previous owner's name on front end paper, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 186. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in the FS box.
New York: Grossman Publishers, 1963. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Beige fabric spine with brown and black text. Boards have general shelf wear, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has light foxing on edges and blank pages, some wrinkled pages, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 162.
New York: Partisan Review, 1961. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ slim paperback; staple spine; creasing at joints, general wear, discoloration at spine; covers firm & clean; binding staples: strong; pages have very minimal wear and aging, prev owner name on title page, numerous pen & pencil marks from note taking otherwise in fairly great cond. 78pp.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1954. First. First edition, third printing; octavo; G/Fair; faded yellow spine with red and black text; dustjacket has moderate tearing and edgewear, staining and discoloration, has protective mylar covering; boards are strong with some discoloration and foxing; title page and back free-end paper have notes written lightly in pencil by previous owner, pages 1 through 71 have light underlining and markings written lightly in pencil throughout; 506pp.
New York: Basic Books, Inc., 1971. First Edition. Octavo; VG+/ G+; spine blue and greenish gold, white and black lettering; dust jacket clean, 1/4" tear on spine head, rubbing on joints of spine head, minor wear on spine tail and on corners, old price sticker on front inside flap, minimal edgewear, no markings or stains; boards strong, clean, minor wear on spine head and tail, minimal other wear; textblock clean, minimal wear, bookplate on front free end paper, minor stain on front free end paper, no writing/markings, no underlining, no tears or folds. pp. 338.
New York: Columbia University Press, 2010. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Light gray spine with green illustration on tail end, black label, white and orange text. Covers have shelf wear, fraying on corners, rubbing on edges, but no tears; Textblock has minor wear on edges, first few papers have a fold line on top corners, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 547.
London, England: Heinemann Educational Books Limited, 1967. First. Octavo; G/G; Red and black spine with white text; DJ clean, age-worn, with general shelfwear and edgewear, chipping at both front cover corners, light chipping along front cover tail edge, two semi-open tears along top edge, light chipping at both ends of spine, spine darkened with age, light chipping along back cover tail edge, staining along edges of inside front cover, tail corner clipped, staining along edges of inside back cover, foxing along reverse side of DJ; Boards strong, dampstained,rubbing and fraying along top edges; Textblock darkened with age, otherwise clean, strong musty odor, top edge coloring intact, slightly dusty, fore edge lightly stained; pp 140.
Garden city, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1969. First edition. Large Octavo; pp 351; G+/G; Black spine with ivory text; dust jacket has tears to edges, chipping to corners and spine edges, slight rubbing to exterior, age toned flap edges; cloth has sun fading to edges and spine, boards are strong and intact; text block shows slight beige toning to exterior edges, interior clean; good condition;.
New York: Fleming H. Revell Company, 1911. 12 mo. VG/no DJ. Red spine with lighter red text; Covers are clean; boards are strong and clean; some light writing on the front free end page; binding is strong; single small circular stain towards the bottom fore edge; textblock clean but there is a moisture exposure stain on the upper right corner for a few pages towards the back. Pp. 219.
Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1987. third printing. Octavo; G+/no-DJ paperback; Green spine with white text; Covers have slightly sunned & and lightly rubbed exterior with minor edge wear, otherwise panels are clean and intact; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to handling, some slight foxing on exterior edges and blue spot at tail edge, otherwise with tight binding; pp 302.
London: Michael Joseph Ltd., 1950. Octavo; good/good; dj, red and black spine with black text; dj [BroDart], chipping and small open tears, all edges; HB, black cloth spine with gold and red text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; endpapers, browned; former owner's name and note in ink, front free endpaper; text block, clean; toning starts; B/W illustrations; 256pp.
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1969. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; White spine with black lettering; Jacket is slightly faded, some tearing to the outer edges; Binding and boards are strong with some wear along the edges; Previous owner's gift inscription on front free end paper, rest of text block is clean; 222 pages.
Sevilla: Diputacion Provincial, 1986. Octavo; pp 222; G/paperback; light celery green spine with black text; covers generally clean, just light rubbing; minor edge wear; intact exterior; text block edges have only light wear, due to handling; small price sticker to ffep; light pencil inside; illustrated; Spanish language text;.