Nürnberg: Verlegung des auxtoris Gedruckt bey Johann Ernst Adelbuler, 1731. Folio; G; bound in faded red cloth, faded titling to front cover; moderate wear, including fraying to corners, spine largely detached, remnants of cloth ties to boards; With title page, 42 pages of text in German, 14 maps of the celestial sphere, 77 terrestrial maps; all celestial and 73 terrestrial maps hand-colored contemporaneously; lacking allegorical frontispiece engraved by Casper Luyken and the portrait of Charles VI in black and white; the backs of the majority of maps with a child's drawings, majority in pencil, some crayon, circa 1880, very sparse pencil to the maps themselves; some scattered repair; title page missing the lower fore corner, does not impact text; With a fully global collection of maps, including the constellations, both the Copernican and Tychonic models of the orbits, maps of both hemispheres, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas. Maps of North America do include the names of some Native American Tribes. Interestingly, the maps are inconsistent as to whether California is an island. The title vignette is a map of the world as seen from above the north pole, includes California as an island. All maps with emblematic cartouches and ornamented with engravings.; consignment; shelved map case.
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Dublin: printed for Messrs. Wogan, Byrne, J. Moore, Colbert, Rice W. Jones, Porter, and Folingsby, 1795. First Dublin Edition. Octavo, cxxiii, , 332 pages; VG; bound in contemporary acid-washed calf, 20th century rebacked in calf with two black labels, gilt titling; mild wear, primarily to corners; early name in ink to title page; JL consignment; shelved case 3.
Paris: H. Agasse, 1797. First French Edition. Octavo, 316, 283 pages; VG; bound in period quarter calf green marbled boards, gilt titling and tooling to spine; mild wear and rubbing, marbled paper slightly damaged in four places; speckled text block; interior clean, with no names or markings; two parts bound together, lacking frontispiece portrait as usual, only bound into some copies; both half-titles and title pages present; JL consignment; shelved case 3.
London; London: Baldwin, Cradock and Joy; Priestley and Weale, 1827; 1829. Small Quarto; VG-; Dark beige spine with black text [Part II]; Green slipcase has slight rubbing to exterior, minor wear to corners, cloth covering spine detaching toward tail edge, cloth covering head edge slight detaching; Part I contains loose bindings numbering 141 uncut pp, outer pages show slight age toning, rough edges, interior pages unmarked; Part II has 431 pp; bound in paper covers, covers show slight browning to exteriors, chipping to spine edges, minor wear to edges; text block has light wear and ivory toning to exterior edges, foxing to inside covers, foxing to first and last two pages; interior clean;.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1957. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 297 pages; VG/VG-; spine black with red and white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut, titling on spine slightly faded, mild chipping to head and tail of spine, extremities, age-toning to edges of rear cover; review slip loose within from Oxford University Press; interior clean; shelved case 10.
New York: Random House, 1979. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 347 pages; VG/VG-; spine black with red and white titling;; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$12.95,' closed tear to upper front hinge, upper rear cover, mild wear to extremities; inscribed by Sagan on half-title; shelved case 10.
Boston: American Stationers [John B. Russell], 1837. First Edition. Large Quarto; VG; 371 Pages; re-bound in 3/4 green leather with marbled boards and end papers; Gilt lettering to spine; Illustrated with B & W plates throughout, including many telescopic views of the moon; Also 3 fold-out hand-colored diagrams of the constellations; Some waviness and age toning to the text block, as is typical; Some spots of foxing; Light tears at the folds of some illustrations; Shelved Case 10.
Paris: Mallet-Bachelier, 1863. Second Edition. 8vo., 170  pages; VG; spine green leather with gilt lettering; 3/4 bound, with some repair, marbled boards preserved, new cloth spine and corners, previous thin spine preserved and on top of spine; not a recent repair, with moderate wear to cloth; with two title pages, the first in a burnt orange color; small bookplate on front pastedown; mild foxing; text in French; shelved case 10.
New York: 1892. Octavo, 239-330; VG; bound in 3/4 dark green calf, marbled boards, spine sun-faded, paneled with black morocco label and gilt titling; mild wear and rubbing, primarily to extremities and hinges; patterned endpapers; Authors own copy, with 'Harold Jacoby, Columbia College' bookplate to front pastedown; shelved case 10.
New York: Random House, 1973. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 338 pages; VG/VG; spine black with blue and white titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$7.95,' small sticker residue next to price, crease running from upper rear cover across spine to lower front hinge; spine slighty cocked; Signed flat by Buzz Adrin upside-down on the rear endpaper; shelved case 8 1/2.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2005. Octavo, 442 pages; VG; bound in fine black genuine leather with bright gilt spine title and gilt decorative motif on covers; gilt text block; silk ribbon; includes the Publisher's Note and Certificate of Authenticity from Easton Press; Signed by John Glenn; shelved case 9 3/4.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1981. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 284 pages; VG/VG; spine white with black and blue titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$13.95,' small closed tear to bottom of front cover, creasing to top of rear cover; inscribed on sfep by O'Neill, 'in the certainty that the human future can be a realistically hopeful one,' dated 6/5/81 in Washington [DC]; Inscribed to reporter Alvin Sanoff, with his sparse underlining and markings; extremely scarce signed; shelved case 10.
New York: Free Press, 2012. Octavo, 202pp; VG/VG; spine dark blue with yellow and white lettering, dust jacket protected with a mylar jacket; inscribed on title page by author to previous owner; embossed by previous owner on endorsement page; text block clean; text clear; in excellent condition; shelved case 13.
London: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co., n.d. [1880s]. 4tos.; 384 pp., each volume; VG-/no dust jacket; brown cloth-covered spines and boards with dark brown endpapers; gilt lettering to spine and front board with illustrations in black; bumping, chipping, and fraying to head and tail of spines; rubbing to back board of Vol. 5; dark-colored top of text-block (faded); age-toning to fore-edge of text-block; light scratching to bottom edge of text-block, Vols. 1 and 3; interiors clean, age-toning throughout; staining to middle of fore-edge of text-block, Vol. 4; shelfwear to endpapers, including slight tear to back free endpaper, Vol. 3; shelved above Hardcover Fiction/Literary Criticism.
New York: Crown Publishing, 1982. First edition. Quarto; First edition; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with blue print; DJ in mylar, light edgewear but clean and bright; Boards in blue cloth with silver print, slight edgewear at top fore corner, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 544 pages, illustrated (“328 b&w illustrations and 32 full color”). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
New York: Scribner, Armstrong, & Co., 1873. New Edition. Large Octavo, 818 pages; VG; 3/4 bound in brown calf, marbled boards, spine paneled with a green and a burgundy label, gilt lettering, gilt tooling to other panels; gilt text block; marbled endpapers; mild rubbing and wear to boards; bookplate to front pastedown; illustrated with 343 engravings on wood and a color frontispiece;very mild foxing to interior; small name-stamp to front cover, sfep; shelved case 10.
Denver: American Astronautical Society, 1965. Octavo; VG; hardcover; bound in black cloth, white and red lettering; boards strong, minor shelfwear, minor edgewear, minor rubbing on fore corners, light soiling on front and spine, some bumping around edges; text block age toned around edges; insert included; xxi, 979pp SHELVED IN ANNEX C ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
New York: Morrow, 1993. First edition. Please see photos for details. Octavo; vi, 331 pp. Hardcover in dust jacket. Illustrated with photographs. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Smoot on title page to talk show host Jim Bohannon. VG/VG; spine slightly cocked; interior clean and tight; slight shelfwear to jacket. Shelved in Netdesk office, on shelf with ephemera items.
Nashville, TN: Broadman Press, 1978. First Edition. Octavo, 95 pages; VG/VG; spine is black with red lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has minor wear along the top and bottom edges; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges, has minor cocking; pages clear; inscribed by the author on the half title page; shelved case 10.
Nashville, TN: Broadman Press, 1983. First Edition. Octavo, 95 pages; VG-/VG-; spine is black with red lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has a small open tear at the top fore edge corner; binding has wear along the bottom edge, has minor cocking; pages clear; inscribed by the author on the half title page with a crescent moon drawing; shelved case 10.
Washington, D.C. American Chemical Society, 1985. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 175 pages; VG; bound in custom full brown leather, gilt lettering to spine and front board; marbled endpapers; Inscribed on title page by Mark Littmann to Ambassador Oliver Wright, British Ambassador to the United States, "Your countrymen have given us so much knowledge and Inspiration"; shelved case 10.
Washington, D.C. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, NASA History Division. Mixed Editions. Octavo; G/G; multicolored spines with white and gilt text; The NASA History Series; 7 volumes: vol. 1, Organizing for Exploration, pp 795, 1995; vol. 2, External Relationships, pp 636 [ISBN 0160488990], 1996; vol. 3, Using Space, pp 608 [ISBN 0160495466], 1998; vol. 4, Accessing Space, pp 684, 1999; vol. 5, Exploring the Cosmos, pp 796 [ISBN 016061774x], 2001; vol. 6, Space and Earth Science, pp 746 [ISBN 0160731356], 2004; vol. 7, Human Spaceflight: Projects Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo, pp 857 [ISBN 9780160813818], 2008; dust jackets show some noticeable wear to exteriors; some chips to edges; vol. 2 missing dj; text blocks have slight shelf wear to exterior edges; some volumes have slight staining to exterior edges; ex-library with stickers and markings inside; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Washington: Scientific and Technical Information Branch, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1986. Quarto; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with white print; Boards in blue cloth with white print, slight wear to spine caps and corners, slight scratching on rear, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xi, 600 pages, chiefly illustrations (b&w photographs). [NOTE: Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
New York: Harcourt, Inc., 2002. First edition, first printing. Octavo, 370 pages; VG-/VG-; head of spine white with blue lettering, tail of spine blue with white lettering; quarter binding of blue paper, covers in gray paper; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear; small green staining on bottom edge of front cover; dust jacket wrinkled at top right front edge, left flap; small green stain at foot of front of dust jacket; one highlighted spot; two instances of pages wrinkling from paperclip; inscribed on title page by Carpenter; pages else clean; shelved Astronomy.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 356 pages; VG/VG; spine black with silver titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$24.95,' mild wear and rubbing; red remainder dot to top edge of text block; Inscribed on half-title by Cernan, first pen line of his inscription tore through the page, leaving a small mark on the title page; LH consignment; shelved case 8 1/2.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1972. First Edition. 4to., 89 pp., VG/VG; DJ, spine black with gold and white lettering; minimal wear to DJ, mild age-toning to margins of flaps, price uncut "$12.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; black cloth boards, gold lettering to spine, gray pictorial endpapers; slight cocking to spine, very mild bumping to corners, minimal wear to boards; "First published in 1972" stated to copyright page; interior clean; shelved Review Table.
Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001. Dutch Printing. thick Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. vibrant blue leatherette with a fine grain to the HB spine and the adjacent panels. stamped silver titling between thin silver decorative stripes at tip and tail. two small nicks to front board, pushed in spine ends and gently abraded corners. VOLUME 1 ONLY! chapters filled with color and b/w figures printed among the text on semi-glossy stock. thick volume, slightly graying on fore-edge and tail, otherwise a solid copy with no interior writing or marks. out-of-print. 960 pp. ISBN# 0792371941.
Ilmenau: Bernh. Friedr. Voigt, 1825. [Nach der 15ten Ausgabe aus dem Franzoischen ind Duetsche ubersetzt und mit Zusatzen und Anmerkungen]. 12mo; good+/none; brown spine with no text; gilt bands, flaking loss; boards, brown marbling; major edge wear and bumping; text block, clean; all edges, tinted green; 590 pp.; illus., seven  Tafeln, being three  folded charts, one folded table, and four  plates; foxing and mild toning; binding shaken; split starts, joints and spine; major chipping and wear; else very good; ---TEXT IN GERMAN; ---[SUBTITLE: In zwei und zwanzig Vorkesungen, ohne Hulfe der Mathematik, erlautert; Nebst den neuesten Entdeckungen des Dr. Herschel in London, welche in Deutschland noch wenig bekannt sind. Mit 7 lytthographirten Tafeln und einer Himmelkarte] Shelved upstairs, on rare/exp bookshelf in upstairs rear offices area.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1950. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG- hardcover; Blue fabric spine with dark blue label and gilded text. Boards have general shelf wear, bumping to corners, rubbing to edges, age toning to spine, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has minor wear to edges, previous owner's name in ink on front paste down, Ex-Libris book plate on front free end paper, pp 363-368 has crease lines, foxing to a few pages, age toned, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 401.
The Netherlands: Springer, 2006. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; White spine with black text. Boards have general shelfwear, has Ex-Library call number label on spine, otherwise clean, corners sharp, binding strong; Textblock has library stamp on title page, bar code sticker and call number label on rear free end paper; pp 429.
Dordrecht, Boston, Lancaster: D. Reidel Publishing Company, 1985. Octavo; pp 579; G/Fair; white spine with blue text; dust jacket has several chips to edges; mild sunning to spine; cloth has lightly sunned exterior, mostly to spine; strong boards; text block show little wear; tight binding; illustrated;.
New York: Macmillan Company, 1950. Octavo; First printing; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, purple with gold print on a black banner; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, peripheral fading and fading to spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight bump to front top edge; Text block has slight tanning to endpapers, inscription in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xiii, 401 pages.
Houston: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, 1974. Octavo; G+; Paperback; Spine, white with black print; Cover has slight edgewear, light shelfwear; Text block clean and tight; x, 359 pages, illustrated (some color) + 6 folded maps (color) tipped in at rear cover.
London: William Pickering, 1836. Fifth edition. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Brown/green spine with gold text; Rare; This volume only; Boards have moderately exterior with some rubbing along edges, sturdy panels; Text block has darkened slightly due to age, slight cracking along binding between pastedown and front end paper; label of previous owner on front pastedown; pp 381.
1964. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; with paperback pamphlet; Spine, white with red print; Boards in white paper with red print, spotting, smudging, shelfwear; Text block has age-toning to paper, clean text; "Zur XII. Generalversammlung der Internationalen Astronomischen Union und zum Internationalen Symposium zur Geschichte der Astronomie, Hamburg 1964"; Hardback is facsimile of the “Dissertatio” published in 1610, in Latin, iii, 34 pages; Paperback pamphlet is German translation of “Unterredung … “, 39 pages, illustrated.
Washington: Scientific and Technical Information Branch, National Aeronautic, 1982. Quarto; G+; Paperback; Spine, blue with white print; Cover has slight edgewear, slight shelfwear; Text block clean and tight; “Prepared under the auspices of the Eastern Regional Remote Sensing Applications Center’— title page; envelope enclosing unbound plates with clear plastic grids laid in; vii, 553 pages, illustrated (some color).
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1973. First Edition. Octavo; pp 143; VG-/G; white spine with blue and gray text; dust jacket has mild soiling to exterior; lightly sunned spine; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block edges mildly toned; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; good binding; illustrated;.
San Diego, CA: American Astronautical Society, 1983. First Printing. Octavo; pp 296; G/paperback; blue spine with black text; this volume only; covers show slight shelf wear to exterior; mild crease to spine; minor edge wear; intact panels; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated;.
Pasadena: NASA, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, 1982. Quarto; G; Paperback; Spine, staple binding; Covers are white with black print, light stains and smudging present, slight edgewear; Text block clean and tight; 60 pages, illustrated (color). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. Second edition. Octavo; Second edition; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red and black with white and yellow print; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, mild wear to corners and spine caps, bump to rear bottom edge, else clean and strong; Text block has small label on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xiv, 246 pages, illustrated (some color).