St. Louis: N.D. Thompson Publishing Co., 1893. Quarto; G+ Half leather bound; Brick red spine with peeled spine with no text; Volume is severely age-toned with Joints cracked to the spine but boards are intact; Front paste down has minor pencil inscription; free front end-paper and considerable number of pages have stains and limited foxing otherwise pages are legible; unpaginated.
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London: C. Kegan Paul & Co., 1878. Eleventh Edition. Two octavos; Half leather bound with marbled boards; Brown leather spine with 5 raised bands and gilded text; Boards strong, some edgewear, rubbing to corners, front board of 2nd vol detatched yet present (see photo), binding strong; Textblock age-toned, previous owner's name on top corner of half-title page, some spotting on fore edge of textblock exterior, otherwise clean. 501pp+496pp.
Henry Colburn, 1824. Second Edition. Two octavos, G+ condition, Darkened beige leather spine with gilded text/designs. Boards strong, general shelfwear and edgewear, rubbing to corners, wear to all joints/hinges; Textblock darkened from age, old bookstore's label on front pastedowns of both volumes, both volumes have the signature of the previous owner on the front endpapers, first few pages of each volume has some foxing, otherwise clean. See photos for details. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to restriction(s).
London: Charles Knight and Co., 1836-1838. Two Octavos, G+ condition hardcovers, Faded brown leather spine with gilded text. Half bound leather with marbled boards. General shelfwear and edgewear along exterior, boards strong, binding strong, rubbing along edges and corners; Textblocks agetoned, some instances of faint foxing, otherwise clean, 350pp +367pp plus 4pp of ads. Please see photos for details.
New York: Robert M. Mcbride & Company, 1929. Octavo; VG; Hardcover; 470/850 of limited edition; Book is enclosed in a blue slip case with moderate stains, tears and chipping to the edges and discoloring; Cream spine with gold text; Boards have limited marks on the spine but are sturdy and clean; Text block has uncut pages, book plate is posted on front page down, edges are deckled otherwise pages are clean; 207p.
Rochester NY: Sage & Brother, 1851. First Edition. Octavo, xviii, 477 pages; Fair; in silk hardcover with blind-stamped decoration on front and rear covers and spine, gilt titles on spine, large map (18x21"), 21 monochrome plates including frontispiece, (1 fold-out), a fold-out table of dialects and numerous illustrations in the text. Ex-library, formerly of the Kansas Philomathic Institute, with usual ex-library markings; worn covers, rubbed and bumped with small area of silk loss on spine, very worn spine ends. Hinges broken at front and back, ffep missing.; Pages 231-234 missing, replaced with old photocopies.
London: J Walthoe, M Wotton, J Nicholson, et. al. 1717. Second. Second printing? 16mo, 448 pp in full contemporary calf with blindstamped decorations, five bands on replaced spine with gilt highlights, gilt no.2 embossed on spine. Edgewear, chipping to leather, foxing to endpapers, yellowing to text pages, binding tight except for a detached signature at pp 349-354.
Sevilla: J. Cromberger, [n.d.]. Facsimile Reprint? Octavo; pp ; Fair hardcover; 1/4 bound dark blue spine with gilt text; possibly originally published in 1529 in Seville; marbled boards; boards shows rubbed edges and corners; lightly sunned exterior; cloth has slightly sunned spine; moderate rubbing to edges; exterior shows slight wear; text block shows age toning to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; frontispiece with slight offset to facing page; slight cracking to front gutter at title page; missing facing page to title page; light foxing towards edges of first an last few pages; illustrated; Spanish text.
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1815. Octavo; VG- condition hardcovers; dark red spine with gilt text; marbled boards; 6 volumes; slightly sunned spines; cloths show lightly bumped corners; text blocks have top edges gilt; deckled edges otherwise; slight toning to exterior edges; light foxing to first and last few pages; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders; Shelved in aisle 7.
Boston: Lee and Shepard, Publishers, 1871. 10mo; pp 248; G/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; cloth shows moderate wear to spine; rubbed edges; some bumping corners; blind stamped triple borders to front and rear boards; beveled edges; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; previous owner's name to front endpapers; frontispiece with tissue guard; offsetting to tissue guard; deckled edges; interior lightly toned; shelved in Aisle 7.
Paris: Editions Delmas, 1953. 12mo; pp 231; G condition hardcover; 1/4 brown leather spine with gilt text to paper labels; red marbled boards; boards have slight sunning to exterior; rubbed edges; slight wear to exterior; text block has light toning to exterior edges; marbled endpapers; light foxing toward fore edge of half title page; deckled fore edge; interior lightly toned; previous bookshop's label at ffep; French text; shelved in Aisle 7.
Cordoba: Del Monte De Piedad Y Caja De Ahorros De Cordoba, 1988. Octavo; VG/Hardcover; Green spine with gilt text; Light to moderate shelf wear to volumes, boards are strong and clean, gilt text and design on panels; Binding solid; Text block clean, in Latin language; Volume I - Del amanecer prehistorico al ocaso visigodo - 575 pp Volume II - Islam y Cristianismo - 356 pp Volume III - La Epoca Moderna (1517 - 1808) - 352 pp Volume IV - La Etapa Contemporanea (1808 - 1936) - 569 pp.
Philadelphia: Uriah Hunt & Son, 1861. Second Edition. 12 mo; Fair/Hardcover; Black shredded spine, gilt text; Heavy shelf wear and age to cover boards, Large 3 inch open peel extending to lower edge of front cover, exposing board underneath, fading along surfaces, age toning to covers, peeling, and fraying to spine and corners; Binding solid, foxing along paste-downs and foxing, minor light stains within pages: Dark red age toning and foxing along text block exterior, Text block clean, in Latin language, 192 pp, [Shelved in aisle 7].
Paris: Garnier Freres, Libraires-Editeurs, 1874. Nouvelle Edition. 12 mo; VG-/Hardcover; Sunned dark burgundy spine with faded gilt text; Heavy shelf wear and age to leather cover boards, raised bands, fading around edges, bowed boards, bumping at corners, sunned spine, minor blemishes along surfaces; Binding solid, previous owner's label on front paste-down [Vol 2]; heavy foxing and spotting along paste-downs, free end pages and text pages; Gilt text block exterior, darkening around top edge and head band, text block clean, in French language; 385 pp; Shelved in Aisle 7.
London: Longmans, Green, And Co., 1896. Octavo; G/Hardcover; Gilt raised band spine in beige; Heavy shelf wear and age to volume set, fading, toning and rubbing along surfaces, fraying at spine edge, raised bands on spine, faded gilt design to spine and around panels; Binding solid, [Vol i, front cover loose and partially detached at hinge], dark ivory toned pages; Colored marble design text block exterior, Text block clean Vol I - 471 pp Vol II - 489 pp.
Philadelphia: The Jewish Publication Society of America, 1950. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G-Hardcover; Light blue spine with black text; Heavy shelf wear and age to dust jacket, heavy chipping along sides and edges, open tears at corners, front of cover and along spine head and base; Moderate wear to boards, bumping at corners, binding cocked, toning to pages; Age toning to text block exterior, text block clean; 343 pp.
Philadelphia: W.M. Bromwell And WM. White Smith, 1855. Octavo; Fair/Hardcover; Sunned black chipped spine with faded gilt design; Heavy shelf wear and age to panels, rubbing and fading along surfaces, gilt design on front cover, heavy shredding and chipping along spine and minor chipping along sides and corners, otherwise intact; Binding slightly cocked, intact, previous owner's inscription and stamp on front paste-down, minor spotting within pages, age toned pages;Age toning to text block, faded gilt along fore-edge of text block exterior; text block clean, vivid color plate, grey-scale illustrations; 432 pp.
New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1856. Thick Octavo; pp 864; Poor/no-DJ; 3/4 bound dark brown leather spine with gilt text and decorations to spine; gilt scroll rule bordering leather; rare; cloth shows some staining to front; severely rubbed edges; noticeable wear to joints, mostly to front joint; text block shows age toned exterior edges; staining and foxing to endpapers; cracked front gutter, exposing binding; blue marbled endpapers; illustrated; light foxing to some pages, otherwise interior lightly toned; previous owner's name to ffep.
Witebergae [Wittenberg]: 1531. First Edition. Small quarto (7.125 x 5.5 inches; 182 x 140 mm.).  leaves. Signatures: A-E4 F6 G² h4 I-N4 O² P-2V4(-2V4, blank). Bound without blank leaf 2V4; 2A2 signed "A2." Printer and date of publication from colophon on 2V3 recto. Apologia Confessionis has separate title-page (G1 recto), with "Emenda" beneath the title. Decorative and historiated woodcut initials. Later quarter calf with black paper-covered boards; all edges trimmed and stained blackish-blue; plain endpapers, double-flyleaves at front, single at the rear. Front board detached but for single string at bottom; calf mostly gone; edges worn; corners softened; scuffing to boards; loose electrical tape affixed to bottom of rear board, curling over spine. Front free endpaper and first flyleaf completely detached. Repairs to inner hinges; label pulled up from front pastedown. Split between gatherings V and Z, starting between leaves 2T3 and 2T4, 2V2 and 2V3. Minor thumbsoiling scattered throughout text; some toning; occasional foxing. Text very good in just good binding. Housed in custom black cloth clamshell with red spine label stamped in gilt. [Augsburg Confession]. Confessio fidei exhibita invictiss. Imp. Carolo V. Caesari Aug. in Comiciis Augustae, Anno M. D. XXX. Addita est Apologia Confessionis [by Philipp Melancthon]. Beide, Deudsch und Latinisch. Wittenberg: [Impressum per Georgium Rhau, 1531]. First edition of the Augsburg Confession, containing the Latin texts of the Confessio and Melanchton's Apologia. Although the title-page states that it contains both the Latin and German texts, this first edition contains Latin text only (the German translation by Justus Jonas was added slightly later). Catalog entry tipped to front pastedown from "J. J. Lentnersche Hofbuchhandlung (E. Stahl), München," "Lager-Katalog Nr. 8." Annotations throughout the text in at least two, possibly as many as four different hands, including a couple of manicules. Several early ink ownership inscriptions on the title-page, the earliest that of "Theodorus Backhusius Possessor," who was pastor at Oldenberg (d. 1625); followed by "Vogt 1735," "JFG Olbers 1766" and "H. Meere." Recto of front free endpaper bears ink manuscript notes that seem to be from nineteenth-century New Testament commentator H. A. W. Meyer [Heinrich August Wilhelm Meyer (1800-1873)], dated 1868; verso with additional notes, signed by his son "Professor Dr. [Gustav] Meyer," dated "7 Januar 1883." Bookseller's ticket of Schaeffer & Koradi, Philadelphia. Neuser, Bibliographie, 8. See VD16 C 4734 and C 4735. Sold together with a copy of Neuser's Bibliographie der Confessio Augustana und Apologie, 1530-1580. Nieuwkoop: De Graaf Publishers, 1987.; BK consignment; shelved case 3.
Brooklyn: Assembling Press, 1979. Octavo; VG-/Wraps; Cream spine with black text; Heavy shelfwear to covers, light stains along spine of cover, age and wear to surfaces; Binding solid, previous owner's signature on title page, ivory toned pages; Age toning to text block exterior, text block clean, grey-scale illustrations.
Paris: Librairie de Firmin-Didot et Cie. 1878-1880. Octavo; G/no DJ; Ex-library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print, vol. 1 with stain on bottom; Boards in black library buckram cloth with gold print, stains to vol. 1, mild shelfwear; Text block has speckled edges, name in ink on front flyleaf and half-title page, library plate on front pastedown, library stamp and pencil markings on title page and final page, original wrappers bound in at end of each volume; Text in French; 2 volumes (xv, 1138 columns, 1226 columns).
Boston, MA: F. Gleason, 1854. Hardcover Small Folio; G; Dark brown cloth boards with brown leather spine and corners, rubbing and chipping on corners and along spine, creasing down spine, rubbing and surface scratches on front and back boards and edges, tears in beds between end papers and paste downs; Text block age toned, foxing and/or light staining on certain pages in text block, bumping on bottom right corners of pages 81-98; pages3-14 and 19-30 are loosened at the the upper half; pp 416. Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
New York: Walker and Company, 1961. First US Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 190 pages; G+/G+; Spine is blue with white lettering; Dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut '$2.95', has shelf wear along the top and bottom edges, has crinkling at the top and bottom of the spine, has a closed tear on the top of the front side and an open tear on the front fore edge, back side has heavy discoloration, spine has minor discoloration due to sun exposure; binding has shelf wear at the top and bottom of the spine; ffep has pen scratch marks in the top gutter;.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, n. d. Large Quarto; G/VG-; 80 plates; white spine with black lettering; ex-library; dust jacket shows light sunning to exterior, sticker to rear; mylar wraps; cloth has sunning to exterior, covered with white paper; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, ex-library stamps to last 2 pages and copyright page, pencil to copyright page, small sticker to rear pastedown; some wrinkling to rear endpaper; arts - sculpture; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Radnor, Pennsylvania: Chilton, 1973. First Edition. Octavo, 280 pages; VG/VG; pictorial spine with white lettering; dust jacket protected, price of $6.95 not clipped, clean; bound in publishers orange paper over boards and green cloth spine; interior unmarked, binding sturdy; shelve front desk fiction.
New York: Farrar, Straus, and Young, 1953. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo 303 pages; VG/VG; dust jacket protected, not price-clipped, spine sunned, wear to extremities, with some staining/toning; bound in red cloth; red cloth boards soiled, bumped, slightly chipped at extremities; interior clean, binding sturdy,
Cincinnati: Winthrop B. Smith & Co., Publishers, 1848. Revised and Improved. Small Octavo; pp 336; G-/no-DJ; light brown spine with gilt text to black bar; leather boards has moderate wear to exterior and edges, some chipping to head spine edge, rear board shows slight cracking toward head edge at joint; text block has age toned exterior edges, slight staining toward edges of first few pages, cracking to front hinge; previous owner's name to front pastedown; interior clean;.
Bruxelles: Librairie Nationale D'Art & D'Histoire, 1911. First Edition. Octavo; Half leather binding; VG/ Hardcover; Burgundy spine with gold text; Moderate shelf wear to covers,slight creasing along head, rubbing on spine, slight marks along leather on front and rear cover; Boards strong and clean, binding solid, deckled pages; Text block clean and in French language; 119 pp; [German & Scandinavian Art].
London: Richard Bentley and M. Magnes, 1681. First Edition. Small Quarto. , 60,  pages; VG; 1/4 bound in brown leather, marbled boards; newly repaired with new brown leather spine and gilt lettering, boards preserved; mild rubbing to boards; very mild age-toning and foxing to pages; A4-H4,I2.; CB consignment; shelved case 0.
Paris: Adrien Le Clere et Cie. 1867. Octavo; 2 works bound together (1865/1867); G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print and raised bands; Boards in green marbled paper and green cloth with gold print, small surface tears, wear to edges and spine head, cloth torn along top of front hinge; Text block has marbled endpapers torn along front hinge, spotting to edges, foxing throughout, spine break at page 84 of 2nd work; Inscribed in ink by author on verso of half-title page (first work) and on half-title page (2nd work); 47, vii, 263 pages, illustrated with plates throughout.
London: The Sherlock Holmes Society of London, 2006. First edition. Octavo; pp 314; VG/VG; dark blue spine with white text; volume 1 only; this volume has been produced in a strictly limited edition of 300 of which this is No. 272; dust jacket is clean and intact, covered with mylar; cloth is clean, strong boards; text block is clean, tight binding;.
London: The Sherlock Holmes Society of London, 2011. First edition. Octavo; pp 306; VG/VG; dark green spine with white text; volume 2 only; this volume has been produced in a strictly limited edition of 300 of which this is No. 144; dust jacket is clean and intact, covered with mylar; cloth is clean, strong boards; text block is clean, tight binding;.
London: Printed by T. Chaplin ... for the Propietors, Military Chronicle and Military Classics Office, 1815. New Edition. Octavo; "New Edition to which is prefixed The Life and Character of the Translator"; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print, top portion of vol. I torn away; Boards in brown leather with gold print, wear to corners, edges, hinges, and spine caps, spotting/stains/small surface tears to leather; Text block has marbled edges and endpapers, endpapers of vol. I torn along hinge, pencil annotation through introductory material of vol. I (up to page xlii), age-toning and foxing to some pages, binding tight, blue ribbon marker for vol. I missing but present for vol. II though torn from binding; 2 volumes (lxi, 313, 313 pages).
London: John Murray, 1884. Octavo; pp 616 + 517; Good condition hardcovers; Navy blue spine with gilt text and decorative lines; 2 volumes; Cloths have slight sunning to exteriors, some cracking to joints, front joint of volume 1 weakened and fragile (see photos for details) rubbing to corners; Text blocks show slight brown toning to exterior edges, interiors clean; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s) Shelved on rare/exp bookcase near stairs on sales floor.