New York: Viking Press, 1966. First Edition. small 4to., 207pp.; VG-/G; spine white with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$12.50'; numerous chips and tears to dust jacket, including large chip along rear hinge at head of spine, both upper fore corners, along edges; fold along upper edge of rear flap; small stain to top edge of text block; mild bumping; interior clean; KT consignment; shelved Case 2 or window.
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New York: Viking Penguin, Inc./Elisabeth Sifton Books, 1987. First U.S. Edition. Octavo; pp 171; VG-/VG-; black/tan pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows lightly toned exterior edges; interior clean; review slip laid in at ffep; TD consignment;.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1895. first edition; first issue. small octavo in yellow cloth hardcovers with silver gilt; VG; boards show moderate soiling; spine slightly discolored; strong binding; paper and text in good condition; dusty edges; pp. 341; contains a chapter on Jujutsu; YF consignment. SHELVED IN SALES FLOOR 13'S AREA.
Boston: Lee and Shepard Pubs. 1883. First Edition. Small quarto in brown and black hardcovers; VG-; covers and spine show signs of shelf wear with general fraying; strong binding; edges dusty; paper yellowed; text clean; pp. 301; first end page cut; penciled inscription on second end page; contains 169 illustrations; GP consignment;.
Washington: Robert Armstrong & A.O.P. Nicholson, 1854. First Edition. 2 volumes; Octavo, Good condition; 3/4 bound, paneled black leather spines with gilt lettering, marbled boards; marbling different for each volume; wrapped in mylar; vol. 1 published by Armstrong, vol. 2 by Nicholson; marbled endpapers; volume one has moderate water-damage to boards, extending within, waving to pages; lacking maps; volume 2 does not have volume number on spine; mild-moderate foxing; shelved under front counter. LG Consignment.
Salerno: Ente Provinciale per il Turismo, 1954. First English Edition, First Issue. Octavo, 30pp.; VG-; softcover, beige spine with no lettering; mild bumping and shelf-wear; no markings or creases to the text; binding is sturdy; this copy specifically states "1954" opposing the title page; it prints an article about Positano, a charming little town in Italy, that was originally published in "Harper's Bazaar" in May 1953; KT consignment; ed/nd.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1890. First edition. Octavo, 431pp. Hardcover in VG- condition. Spine is pale green with gilt text. Bumping and shelf-wear. Boards encased in a protective mylar sheet. Mild rubbing and abrasions to illustrated cloth-bound boards. Previous owner's book-plate to front paste-down end page. Minor soiling and age-toning to end papers; text otherwise bright and clean. Binding shakes gently but is sturdy. YF Consignment. SHELVED ROCKVILLE NON-RETAIL.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1930. Authors Autograph Edition, #442/1000. Octavo, xvi, 436 pages; VG-; 3/4 bound in publisher's faux vellum with light blue paper boards, gilt lettering to spine; mild rubbing and wear, primarily to head and tail of spine, spine edges, corners; top edge of text block cut, others uncut; SIGNED on Limitation page by both Byrd and the Publisher; BL consignment; shelved case 9.
London: Martin Secker & Warburg, 1937. first edition; signed by Paul Robeson. octavo in brown and red hardcovers; faded lettering (illegible) to spine; VG; boards with minimal soiling and light shelf wear on top spine; Paul Robeson signature on back of front cover in green ink; paper faded; text clean; pp. 320; open gutter on pp. 192-193; two illustrations; pp. 320; contains detailed historical facts about Australia including a chapter on Lenin and Australia; shelved in case # 9; JG consignment.
Paris: Chez Buisson, 1788. First Edition. Octavo, , 323,  pages; G+; bound in 3/4 brown leather, red marbled boards, paneled spine with black label and gilt lettering; rear side of label missing; moderate rubbing and wear to boards; front hinge loosening; name to ffep; name and date to title page (1788); with folding map (des Royaumes d'Angleterre, d'Ecosse et d'Irlande), with 3 of the 4 folding plates: Greenwich Hospital, Hampton Court and Windsor Castle, lacking Chelsea Hospital; EM consignment; shelved case 9.
Philadelphia, PA: Historical Publishing Company, 1889. New Edition. Quarto, 606 pages,  ads; VG-; bound in publisher's olive cloth, olive lettering and black palm tree on spine; spine cocked; age-toning to pages; profusely illustrated with 500 engravings, some in color; frontispiece with tissue-guard slightly bled onto title page; sticker of the "Library Baltimore Academy of the Visitation' on front pastedown; MA consignment; shelved case 9.
Paris: Treuttel et Wurtz, 1817. Second edition, revised. Small octavos in 1/2 brown leather and marble hardcovers with six-band spine; VG; moderate shelf wear on boards with fraying around corners; end pages and first few pages slightly soiled; text and paper clean; pp. 530 and 452; in French; contains 15 plates and 13 engravings in vol. 1; shelved in Case # 9; IR consignment.
New York: Random House, 1930. Limited Edition. Quarto; VG in VG- slipcase; Case has some wear to all edges, case spine is faded with title label's lettering almost vanished; Book has some light wear to the edges, corners; Outer edge of text block is age toned, interior excellent; Book has been SIGNED by Kent and is numbered 271 out of an edition of 900. Case 10. RD Consignment.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1975. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 342 pages; VG/VG; spine black with wgite and orange lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut; dust jacket has mild wear to corners, head and tail of spine; INSCRIBED by Theroux on half-title page; interior clean; LP consignment; shelved case 9.
Salem: Cushing & Appleton, 1803. First American Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; G; rebacked in modern calf with ox-blood label and gilt lettering, previous contemporary boards preserved; some water damage to interior of volume 1, including title page and map; map present in volume 1; mild age-toning to interiors; small stamp of previous ownership to sfeps, title pages; WD consignment; shelved case 9.
London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Ltd., (1935). First Edition. Octavo; 278pp; full orange cloth; vg-/no dustjacket; spine sunned; slightly frayed and worn at spine ends, joints and corners; contents very good; clean and unmarked; illustrated with black and white photographs. Scarce. [DM Consignment]. Spine; black titles on orange cloth. Shelved in Case 9.
London: J. Johnson, W. J. and J. Richardson, T. Payne, and others, 1806. Fourth Edition. Quarto, 122 pages, 38 maps; VG; bound in contemporary 3/4 calf, paneled spine with gilt titling, gilt and blind stamping; newly rebacked with spine preserved; marbled boards, text block, endpapers; 3 bookplates to front pastedown; plate 1 not present as issued, 38 plates present, one folding; plates 2, 7, 11, 20, 25, 26, 28, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, with some color borders or roads; MW consignment; shelved case 7.
New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1852. First edition. 2 Octavos; VG-/G; Blue cloth boards and spine with gilt lettering on spine; Blind stamp on boards; Edges are worn with bumping at the corners; Spines are faded and aged; Text block age toned; Fold out maps present; Wood engraved plates, some in color, some tinted; Frontispieces: color in volume 2, fold out in volume 1; chip at end paper gutter on volume 2, Binding separating from spine at the gutter near ffly on volume 1; Both volumes age-toned; Text block free of marking; 2 volumes shelved case 9 ; DS Consignment.
London: John Murray, 1847. First British Edition, First Printing. Octavo, xiii, 321 pages; VG; bound in contemporary half-burgundy calf, marbled boards, rebacked with modern burgundy cloth, gilt titling to spine; mild wear and rubbing to boards; lacking terminal ads. BAL 13655: State C of page 209, no priority; frontispiece map.; WD consignment; shelved case 2.
London: Dan. Brown, et al. 1704. First Edition. 8vo, 327pp.; VG-; paneled brown spine; bound in contemporary calf, rebacked; 15 of 16 engraved plates, missing the folding engraved Formosan alphabet; some shelfwear and bumping; some pen markings on title page, minor age markings throughout, else text clean; GP consignment; shelve case 7.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1890. First American Edition, First Printing. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in full brown calf, black stamping and gilt titling to front boards, matching to paneled spines; all edges of text blocks gilt; mild wear and rubbing, primarily to corners, head of spines; head of volume 1 chipping; with three folding maps in rear pocket of volume 1; volume 2 also with pocket, appears unused; with 2 frontispieces and numerous illustrations; CO consignment; shelved case 9.
London: T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1820. Illustrated Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG-; bound in contemporary full reddish-brown leather, paneled spines with gilt tooling; two labels per spine, all have worn off; elaborate gilt roll of crowns to boards; matching simple gilt roll to board edges and turn-ins; moderate rubbing and wear to boards; all edges of text blocks gilt; volume 1 has been rebacked, spine preserved; marbled endpapers; with 22 illustrated plates, plate 18 bound as frontispiece for volume 2; EB consignment; shelved case 13.
New York: Francis P. Harper, 1895. New edition; with Memoir, New Map and Other Illustrations. Set of three octavos in dark green hardcovers with gold letters on spine; VG; moderate soiling; good binding; deckle edges dusty; frontispiece portraits; some pages uncut; text clean; vol. 1 Memoirs; vol. 2 Arkansas and Mexico; vol. 3 Index and large folded map in separate compartment; please contact us for shipping costs; EM consignment.; shelved case 1.
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1819. Second Edition. Quarto, xvi, 420,  pages; VG; bound in contemporary straight-grain morocco, gilt and blind border rolls, rebacked with majority of spine preserved, missing part of head of spine; some rubbing to boards, primarily corners; bookplate to front and rear pastedown; illustrated with 10 black and white lithograph plates, 7 hand colored aquatint plates (including frontispiece), 4 maps (of which 3 are folding); with errata leaf in rear; VG consignment; shelved case 9.
London: Printed and are to be sold by W. Taylor, 1721. Second Edition. 4to., 797pp.,  tables and index; VG; bound in polished calf, paneled spine with gilt tooling, label with gilt lettering, mostly worn off; joints weak, some scratches to boards, general rubbing and wear; two bookplates on front pastedown, one from Henry Duke of Kent, 1733, the other Thomas Philip, Earl de Grey, Wrest Park; some scattered ink splatter on page 351 that bleeds through onto 353, text legible; folding plates on pages 1, 215, 476 present and in excellent condition; Numerous mispagination, including p. 447-472 omitted; consignment; shelved case 4.
Amsterdam: Jean-Louis De Lorme, 1699. First French Edition. 12mo., , 249 pages; newly bound in 1/4 brown leather, brown cloth boards, paneled spine with green label and gilt lettering; title page has two stamps for a Cabinet De Lecture, or reading room; title page also has a pen scribble line underneath the word 'voyage,' not impacting any text; two sheets of contemporary blue paper bound in, presumably publisher's wraps; lacking engraved frontispiece; large folding map present, in excellent condition; CM consignment; shelved case 3.
Paris: C. Lambin, 1661. First Edition, First Issue. Octavo,  112 pages; VG; 1/4 bound with contemporary brown leather spine, green label with gilt lettering on spine, brown marbled boards; moderate wear and rubbing to boards and spine, including chipping to head and tail of spine, significant rubbing to spine, causing parts to have been worn of entirely; bookplate of Charles Hugh Stevenson on front pastedown, along with a small sticker reading '14-25-23'; title page has a piece cut out of it, to the right of the printers mark, not impacting any text; very slight staining to rear of portrait; Sig. 2 *4 A-O4, with C2 marked as B2, F2 marked as F1, K2 and L3 not marked, M3 marked M2; no writing or marginalia; fingerprint ink stains to top margin of page 112; With engraved portrait frontispiece of Anne Marie Louise d'Orleans and numerous woodcut initials and tailpieces; SS consignment; shelved case 3.