Philadelphia: Thomas Dobson, 1817. 2 Volumes; Octavo; 450/464 pages; G+; Rebound in blue cloth with gilt lettering on black spine label; Minor edgewear and shelfwear; Textblocks have age toning, damp staining along fore edge of pages of Volume 1, damp staining along fore edge of rear pages of volume 2, foxing to pages of both volumes, waviness to pages; RWO.
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London: J. Dodsley, 1776. First Edition. Octavo; 3 sections paginated separately, 158/272/244 pages; G-; Bound in light brown leather with gilt lettering on brown spine label; Bumping and rubbing to corners, splitting along joints, tearing along edges of spine, rubbing along edges, rubbing along spine, cracking and tearing to spine label; Textblock has age toning, damp staining to forward pages, splitting to interior hinges, bookplate on front pastedown; RWO.
Berlin: Ciogarten-Bilderienst Altona-Bahrenfeld, 1936. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 2 vols.; VG-; contemporary full royal blue cloth binding; spines with black lettering; mild shelf wear and soiling; profusely illustrated with black and white tipped-in photos, as well as full color plates and two color fold-outs; mild age-toning to textblocks; all text in German; pages clean; shelved Case 9.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2008. Collector's Edition. Quarto, 559 pages; fully bound in genuine blue leather; spine paneled, with bright gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear and scuffing; all edges bright gilt; silk moire end papers; satin ribbon bookmark; profusely illustrated with black and white and full color photos; CD loose within; pages clean; shelved Easton Press.
London: Printed for J. Walthoe, J. Knapton, R. Knaplock, G. Conyers, J. and B. Sprint, et al. 1724. Octavo, , , xxix, 366 pages, , ; G+; Full tree calf, with gilt tooling to covers and spine, gilt dentelles on cover edges, spine banded with largely worn label; Boards show moderate wear to all edges and head/tail of spine, significant cracking to joints, and light wear to bands on spine; Textblock has light age-toning to marbled edges, small chip to bottom corner of page 11, and apparent printing distortion to margins on pp. 12 - 13; Engraved portrait frontispiece of Charles I; Armorial bookplate of John Austen appears on front-pastedown (Either Jane Austen's patrilineal cousin once removed or second cousin). RWO.
New York: American Agora Foundation, 2008. Octavo; 4 volumes in slipcase; VG; Paperback; Spines, white with various color print; Slipcase is in blue paper with white print on rear panel, clean and strong; Issue covers are clean and bright; Text blocks clean and tight; ISSN1935-7494; Quarterly volumes: Winter/Spring/Summer/Fall 2008; Vols. individually paged, illustrated (b&w, color).
Harare, Rhodesia: National Gallery of Rhodesia & National Historical Association of Rhodesia, 1975. First Edition. Booklet; unpaginated; VG-/paperback; pictorial wrappers show light wear to exterior, slight age toning to exterior; brown covers have minor wear; text block has slight wear to edges; interior clean NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 11, in Netdesk office.
Paris: Librairie C. Klincksieck, 1973. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with green & red text; Covers are slightly rubbed with somewhat age toned and smudged exterior, otherwise with sturdy and intact panels; Text block has moderate wear on exterior edges due to handling with tight binding, underlining and writing from middle toward end of text; pp 590. French text.
New York and London: New York University Press, 2000. Octavo; G/paperback; pp 498; black/ivory spine with white text; covers show slight shelf wear to exterior; previous bookshop's stickers to spine and rear; slightly curled front cover; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; slight bending toward for edge; some pencil marginalia and underlining inside; illustrated.
Geneve: Editions Minerva, S.A., 1971. Large Octavo; G+/G; orange/black spine with black text; dust jacket exterior has slight shelf wear; light toning to exterior; few, minor chips to edges; ex-library sticker to spine; cloth exterior has light wear; mild tone toward edges; slight lean to spine; textblock exterior head edge shows mild tone; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; few ex-library markings inside; profusely illustrated; interior good; pp 151.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1995. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; black, brown and white pictorial spine with white and black text; first edition; dust jacket exterior has only mild handling wear; slight edge wear; cloth has clean exterior; good, straight boards; text block exterior edges show very light wear; deckled fore edge; inscribed by author to ffep; interior pages; illustrated; pp 847.
Stanford CA: Stanford University Press, 1981. Octavo; VG/VG-; blue spine with white text; dust jacket has slight exterior wear; minor dings to edges; mild vertical crease to rear flap; cloth exterior has light sun fading; straight boards; light edge wear; tight binding; textblock exterior edges show mild tone; interior good; illustrated with maps toward rear; pp 302 NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in wraparound bookcase next to 15's.
Creative Publishing, Ltd, 1999. Large Quarto; pp 463; VG/VG-; patterned brown spine with white text; dust jacket has tiny defect to front joint, light wear otherwise; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
London: The Medici Society, 1931. First Edition, First Printing. large 8vo., 614 pp., VG-; dark green cloth boards, bright gilt lettering to spine; overall wear; bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine; denting along edges of boards; bumping to corners; age-toning/wear to text-block; starting hinge to front endpapers and between pp. 144-145, binding sturdy; mild age-toning to interior, text legible; 2 foldout maps to end of volume; pub. MCMXXXI stated to title page, no mention of further printings; shelved case 9.
Washingto, D.C. Cato Institute, 1994. Octavo; VG-/G; white spine with black and blue text; first edition; first printing; dust jacket has sun fading to exterior; few chips to edges; ex-library sticker to spine and to rear; cloth has very light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block exterior edges show light wear; previous owner's name to exterior tail edge and to ffep; ex-library markings lightly on copyright page; illustrated; slight underlining inside; tight binding; pp 362.
London: Methuen & Co., 1889. Octavo; Fair; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, tattering to spine caps and corners, mildly cocked spine, wear to hinges, stains on rear; Text block has name in ink inside front flyleaf, cracked hinges front and rear, intermittent spine breaks, light age-toning to paper, p. viii has taped tear; viii, 323 pages. Shelved in glass case, near the stairs on the sales floor.
London: Azimuth Editions, 1997. First edition, first printing. Quarto, 248 pages, with 271 illustrations, including 81 in color. Very good+/Very good. Pictorial dust jacket with blue spine and gold lettering. Dust jacket with minor bumping to head of spine and minimal shelf wear; profusely illustrated. SH consignment.
Brussel: Carl Muquardt, 1861/1862. New Edition. Quartos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in later 3/4 acid-washed calf, marbled paper boards, spines paneled with two teal labels, gilt titling; some mild shelfwear and rubbing, primarily to marbled paper; name stamp to sfep of both volumes; Volume 1 with 63 of 64 plates, lacking plate 31, Volume 2 with 86 plates, for a total of 149 of 150 exquisite hand-colored plates with representations of costumes and uniforms from all over the world.; text in German; shelved case 9.
London: Collins, 1953. Octavo; G/G Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; Yellow, Brown and White spine with Green text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, some shelfwear, fraying and small open tears along spine edgessmall closed tears along head edge of front cover, small open tear along head edge of front joint, small closed tears along head and tail edge of rear coversmall open tear at top corner of front cover; Boards strong, some edgewear, some shelfwear; Textblock has page before title page fully separated, some age toning; 236 pp.
New York: The Review of Reviews Corporation, 1911, 1912, 1915, 1927. First Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in red buckram, gilt titling to spines; mild wear and rubbing; with six issues, three per volume, with five of the six issues having original wraps, June 1911 lacking, all ads and articles present; All six issues are by/about Albert Beveridge. Contains the following: June 1911: Canada's Tariff Policy by Albert Beveridge. October 1911: Federalism in Canada and the United States by Albert Beveridge. August 1912: Contains a small article entitled 'Progressives to Convene on August 5'. September 1912: Contains a long article entitles The Progressives at Chicago' by William Menkel, including a caricature of Chairman Beveridge. May 1915: As Witnessed in Germany by Albert Beveridge. June 1915: As Witnessed in France by Albert Beveridge. July 1915: English Opinion on the War: Some Contrasts by Albert Beveridge. June 1927: Albert J. Beveridge by Albert Shaw.; shelved above Africa/Asia.
Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2001. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 440; VG/G; teal blue spine with white text; dust jacket has mild rubbing wear to exterior; minor wear to corners; cloth clean; minor wear to corners; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; illustrated;.
Columbus: J. & H. Miller, 1858. Quarto; 832 pages; G-; Bound in brown leather with gilt lettering and detailing on spine; Patterned textblock edges; Boards have heavy rubbing and bumping to corners, large open tear at bottom corner of back cover, tearing along spine edges, splitting along joints, fraying along spine edges; Textblock has damp staining to rear pages, foxing to pages, waviness to pages; shelved Case 7.
Columbus, Ohio: H. Miller, 1861. Early Edition. Thick Octavo, 866 pages; G; rebound in later full grey buckram, black titling to spine; mild shelfwear and rubbing; edges of text block marbled; water-staining along lower edge of text block, extending up lower half of gutter throughout volume, smaller tide-marks along center of volume; light foxing throughout; JR consignment; shelved case 1.
New York: Random House, 1983. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 745 pages; VG/VG: spine black with pictorial image and yellow titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$25.00', mild shelfwear and rubbing; inscribed on the ffep by Boorstin, dated December 1983; shelved Historiography.
Paris: Lefèvre, 1844. 18mo; G; Hardcover; Spine, black without print, raised bands; Boards half bound with black leather to spine/corners and marbled paper to boards, wear to leather corners and hinges, paper somewhat age-toned; Text block has glue stains and light foxing on endpapers, name in ink on title page, light amount of foxing within, clean text, tightly bound; Text in French; 486 pages.
London: Yale University Press, 1939. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 340 pages; VG; full bound in red cloth, spine has gilt tooling and lettering; binding has minor wear at the top and bottom of the spine, has library code on the spine, has minor discoloration; pages have minor detachment on pages 148-9, title page has small pen marks and an impression stamp.
New York: Encounter Books, 2006. First Edition; First Printing. Octavo; pp 381; VG-/VG-; brown pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket has only mild wear to exterior; small chip to rear head edge; mild edge wear otherwise; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has small smudge to exterior head edge; otherwise edges have mild wear; inscribed by author.
London: Fitzroy Dearborn, 1999. 2 Volumes; Quarto; VG- Hardcovers; Blue spines with White and Tan text; Boards strong, slight edgewear, slight shelfwear, slight bending along spine edges, some faint scratches on rear covers of both volumes; Textblocks clean; Volume 1 742 pp, Volume 2 820 pp NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office above the foreign language section Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s).
New York: The Literary Guild of America, 1938. New edition, fully revised and reset. Octavo; New edition, fully revised and reset; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with black print; DJ has edgewear, with small tears at spine ends and flap corners, toning to spine, peripheral toning, light shelfwear; Boards in red cloth, mild wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block has small moisture stains to top edge, slight tanning to endpapers, light age-toning to paper, else clean and tight; xii, 669 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1970. Large Quarto; VG/VG-; black spine with white text; dust jacket shows very light wear to exterior; slight age toning to flaps; mylar wrap; cloth has clean exterior; text block has tight binding; light toning toward interior edges; profusely illustrated with photographs, engravings and drawings; pp 360; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Jonathan Cape, 1951. Octavo; G-/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with black print; DJ has edgewear with small tears at spine ends and flap corners, toning to spine, peripheral toning, smudging/shelfwear; Boards in green cloth, light wear to spine caps and corners, toning to top edge, else clean and strong; Text block has spotting to edges and endpapers, slight amount of occasional foxing within, mildly cracked front hinge, else clean and tight; ix, 587 pages.
New York, Evanston, San Francisco: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1975. Octavo; VG-/G; off-white spines with black, blue and red text; 2 volumes; dust jackets have mild tone to exteriors; slight dings to edges; price clipped front flaps; cloths show light exterior wear; minor wear to edges; sturdy boards; text block edges have slight tone; deckled fore edges; pictorial endpapers; interiors clean; illustrated; pp 1056.
Boston: Dayton & Wentworth, 1853. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print; Boards in black embossed leather, tattering to spine tail, worn, exposed corners and edges, tears to front and rear hinges, shelfwear; Text block has marbled edges (well faded), has cracked hinges, significant foxing throughout, front and rear tipped in folded maps have tears, owner’s name stamped in gold on center of front cover and written in ink on title page verso; 464, 396 pages, illustrated (“numerous and diversified coloured illustrations, by eminent artists”).
London: Bernard Quaritch et al. 1903. First edition. Archaeological Survey of Western India, Vol. IX. Large quarto, x, 118 pages + 111 numbered black and white plates and 10 in-text illustrations. Good. Bound in full contemporary brown cloth with gilt labeling to spine. Light+ Rubbing and fraying to edges and corners of boards, head and tail of spine; Corners moderately bumped; Text block corners lightly bumped; Binding shaken; pages 113-118 loose but present; Text block lightly age-toned and foxed. SH consignment. This is an oversized item which may require additional postage; please inquire for rates.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1937. First edition. Small octavo, ix, , 134 pages. Very good+/Very good-. Green dust jacket with black titling to spine. Dust jacket with light+ wear to edges and corners, with spine lightly sunned; Price cut. Head and tail of spine lightly bumped; text block lightly age-toned. SH consignment.
Leicester, England: Magna Books, 1991. Large Quarto; pp 304; G/G; blue spine with ivory text; dust jacket has moderate rubbing to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; noticeable wear to edges; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; numerous illustrations; light blue endpapers; interior clean.
Paris: Le Prieur, 1822. Fifth Edition. Octavo, 3 vols.; G+; contemporary full calf bindings; spines with maroon labels and gilt lettering and design; some shelf wear and soiling; all corners bumped and shredded; scrapes to boards; all joints starting; small chips missing at crown and tail of vol. 1 spine; all edges with faded marbling; ribbon bookmarks in all vols.; previous owner's bookplate at front pastedown of each vol.; some foxing throughout all vols.; fold-out maps at back of vol. 3; all text in French; pages clean; shelved above Middle East--A-F.
New York: Peter Lang, 1988. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black wit orange and red print; DJ has edgewear, creasing to rear; Boards in blue cloth, wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block has slight spotting to fore edge, else clean and tight; xx, 452 pages, illustrated (b&w & color plates).
Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1922. First Edition. Octavo; pp 419; G/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; vol. 4: The Theories of the Relation of the Empire and the Papacy from the Tenth Century to the Twelth, this volume only; cloth shows mild wear to exterior; ex-library sticker to spine; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; tight binding; ex-libris plate to front pastedown; ex-library with markings inside; previous owner's name to ffep; errata slip tipped in at ffep; light sticker residue to rear endpaper and pastedown;.
Manassas: Trinity Communications, 1989. Octavo; G/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey with red print; DJ has edgewear with tears at spine ends and flap corners, taped tear to rear top edge, shelfwear; Boards in red cloth, light wear to spine caps and corners, slight warping, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 592 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 2009. Octavo; G-; Paperback; Spine, pink with blue, yellow, red print; Cover has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Text block has damp stain/puckering to bottom of pages throughout second half of book, else clean and tight; US ISSN 0065-9746; xxvi, 168 pages, frontispiece (b&w port.).
Rio de Janeiro: Odebrecht, 1998. Oblong Quarto; VG-/VG-; dark green spines with ivory text; 4 volumes; dust jackets of vols. 1, 2 and 3 have modest wear to exteriors; cloths have slight wear to exterior; slight splaying to boards; text blocks clean; frontispieces; vol. 1, Colony, pp 257; vol. 2, United Kingdom and Empire, pp 235; vol. 3, Republic, pp 271; vol. 4 consists of clamshell box exterior; box exterior has mild rubbing with intact panels; interior consists portfolio wrapper with disbound pages of Maps, Sketches and Plans; clean pages; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Paris: Librairie C. Klincksieck, 1961. First edition. Two volumes: Memoires de la Delegation Archeologique Francaise in Afghanistan Tome XVII. Quartos: 260 pages + folding table; 13 pages + 140 figures (1 folding) and 45 black and white photographic plates. Very good-. Bound in tan paper wraps with black lettering to front wraps and spines. Edges and corners lightly shelf-worn; Hinges with light+ wear; Text blocks lightly age-toned. Text in French. SH consignment.