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.
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Troy, New York: W. & L. E. Gurley, 1873. Nineteenth Edition-Revised. Duodecimo; 169pp; xiii; bound in green pebbled cloth; binding tattered; spine nearly lost; boards and text block held together by cords; remnant of old label on top board; signatures shaken; all told, contents generally good with 8 plates and numerous illustrations in text.
Reading, Menlo Park, London: Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc., 1969. Octavo; VG-/G; Yellow spine with white text; Dust jacket has slightly rubbed fore & spine edges with lightly fraying head & tail edges, sunned exterior and otherwise no defect; Boards have very minor edge wear and otherwise clean exterior with sturdy panels; Text block shows slight wear due to handling, tight binding and unmarked pages; pp 242.
Toronto, Canada: University of Toronto Press, 1965. Third Edition - Reprint. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Blue spine with silver text; Boards strong, clean, with general shelfwear and edgewear, tail corners bent, rubbing at top corners and both ends of spine, spine faded with age, gilt slightly dulled; Textblock clean, ex-library stamps on title page and back pastedown, small stains on fore and tail edges; pp 286.
Moscow: Mir Publishers, 1984. Octavo; Revised from the 1980 Russian edition; VG/G; Hardcover w/ DJ; Spine, green with white print; DJ has closed tears on front and back, wear to top and bottom edges and spine caps, some spotting, rubbing, vendor label on back; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mild bumping to lower corners, mild wear to spine caps; Textblock clean and tight; 312 pages, illustrated (some color).
New York: McCoy & Stilwell, 1919. 12mo; pp 84; G-/paperback; gray spine without text; black titles to front; covers have noticeable wear to exterior; light smudges to front; minor chips to spine edges; lightly thumbed corners; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York and London: Oxford University Press. Mixed Editions. Thick Octavo; VG/G-; tanned beige spines with dark red text; 5 Volumes: vol. 1, From Early Times to Fall of Ancient Empires, pp 827 ; vol. 2, The Mediterranean Civilizations and the Middle Ages, pp 802 ; vol. 3, From the Renaissance to the Industrial Revolution, c. 1500-c.1750, pp 766 ; vol. 4, The Industrial Revolution, c. 1750-c. 1850, pp 728 ; vol. 5, The Late Nineteenth Century, c. 1850-c. 1900, pp 888 ; dust jackets have noticeable sun darkening to spines and toward exterior edges; minor chips to edges; mylar wraps to vol. 1; cloths clean; mild wear to corners; strong boards; text blocks show slightly age toned exterior edges; frontispieces; interiors clean; profusely illustrated; good bindings; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
First Edition. 8vo., 12 pages, illustrated; G-; blue cover, edges worn and stained, rubbing, ink notion upper right corner, some spotting, small tears at front and back edges, folder lower right corner; inside pages worn at edges, first page has inked inscription at top, slight tear at center edge of first three pages, slight stain from cover on last two pages; clean text; "Extracted from the supplementary Number of the Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 1868"
Paris: Dunod, 1878. First Edition. 8vo., 859 pages; G+; 1/4 bound with marbled boards, paneled red leather spine with gilt lettering and tooling; cracking to hinges, chipping to head and tail of spine, hinges; some repair to corners; rubbing to boards, corners, edges; marbled endpapers; interior clean; 8 folding plates in rear, part of plate one has some age-toning; text in French eb/nd.