Englewood, NJ: SBS Publishing, Inc., 1979. Quarto; G/G; ivory white spine with black text; dust jacket has lightly sunned exterior; mild edge wear; cloth shows little wear to exterior; slightly sunned edges; sturdy boards; text block has light tone to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; inscribed to Governor of Vermont, Richard Snelling.
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London: printed for Henry Seile, and are to be sold at his shop over against St. Dunstans Church in Fleetstreet, 1657. Second Edition. Folio, , 739, , 739-740, 761-890, p. 887, 898-934, 921-958, 961-1098, , 1089-1095,  pages; G; bound in full early speckled calf, simple double blind-rules to boards, paneled spine with morocco label, gilt titling; some rubbing and wear to boards, bumping to corners; heavy tide-marks throughout entire text block causing staining, heaviest along upper edge, fore corners; lacking all 4 maps; lacking engraved title; small bookplate of "Milton, Peterborough" and a second of Earl Fitzwilliam, both referring to the Milton Hall estate in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England; shelved above Vikings.
Braunschweig: Klinkhardt & Biermann, 1960. First Edition. Octavo; G+ condition hardcover; Red spine with gilt lettering; Clean Ex-Library with typical library stamps, though very little wear; Boards are strong with some wear along the edges, corners slightly bumped; Binding tight; Text block is age toned but clean; 435 pages. NOTE: Signed by the author. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
London: George G. Harrap & Company, 1936. Octavo; G-/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green and white with black print; DJ has edgewear with tears at spine ends and flap corners, small portion torn away from top edge, toning to spine, age-toning, mild shelfwear; Boards in purple cloth, wear to spine caps and corners, cocked spine, toning to spine; Text block has yellow tinted top edge, clean text; 281 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w plates).
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1947. First Edition. Octavo, 140 pages; G; full binding of blue cloth; spine with gilt lettering; scuffing and soiling to front cover; small hole in cloth at fore edge of back board; mild shelf wear; bookseller's sticker at front paste down; pages clean LJ consignment; shelved Middle Room.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1993. 50th anniversary commemorative edition. Octavo; 50th anniversary commemorative edition; G+; Paperback; Spine, illustrated with blue print; Cover has mild edgewear, creasing to spine, label taped to spine; Text block clean and tight; xxiv, 748 pages, illustrated.
Washington, D.C. Center of Military History, United States Army, 1993. Reprinted. Large Octavo; pp 748; VG/paperback; gray,green and beige spine with green text; full title: United States Army in World War II: The Mediterranean Theater of Operations: Northwest Africa: Seizing The Initiative in the West; covers are lightly sunned; minor wear to edges; sticker to spie; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; slight ink to ffep; illustrated with photographs; interior clean.
Bloomington: Indiana University, 1977. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, xviii pages, 181 pages; VG-; Paperback; Spine white with brown print; Cover has light edgewear, peripheral toning, light shelfwear, crease to spine; Text block has slight curling to fore corners; Tales and critical matter in English with appended tales in romanized Arabic; shelved Case 10.
Boston and Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1959. First Edition. 10mo; pp 247; G/G-; yellowish green spine with beige text; dust jacket shows noticeable sunning to spine; slight soiling to rear; very mild wear to exterior otherwise; cloth has small white stain to rear; minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has darkened due to age; good binding;.
Vercelli: White Star Publishers, 2002. Quarto; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ has light edgewear, light shelfwear, vendor label on front and rear, else clean and bright; Boards in black cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block has light smudge on rear flyleaf, else clean and tight; 319 pages, frontispiece, 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.].
London: printed for T. Cadell, in the Strand, 1788. First Edition. Octavo, xv, , 496 pages; G; bound in contemporary three quarters calf, marbled boards and endpapers; spine rebacked with majority of material preserved, paneled with gilt titling; reinforcement/repair to a number of leaves on the upper fore corner; wide margins; shelved case 9.
Beirut: Dar-el-Mashreq Publishers, 1980. Quarto, VG/VG; Hardcover enclosed in pictorial black, brown and red folding case; Volume has khaki brown spine with dark brown text; Boards, save minor marks to the front exterior, are clean and sturdy;Text block is clean; 251p. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
Neuchatel: Attinger Frères, 1912-13. First edition in English. VG- hardcovers . 2 vols.: 499, 574 pp. Volume I: The Social Life; Volume II: The Psychic Life. Extremely influential early ethnographic study of the Thonga people in what is today Mozambique and surrounding regions (e.g. the Natal). This edition was not only a translation of the 1st (French) ed. published in East Africa but a considerable enlargement of it. Internally very clean: paper is beginning to show some age-toning & both textblocks are modestly dust-soiled at the head but no other marking or soiling to the contents is evident & the paper shows little or no embrittlement. Original green cloth pictorial covers with black printed illustration & gilt cover & spine titles. Vol. II of this set is partially unopened. Bindings have a little bumping & other wear at edges with all lower corners moderately bumped. Tiny spots of dampstaining (a little more on Vol. II) & perceptible fading or rubbing to spine titles, although these are still quite legible. As usual, this set lacks the rare dustjackets. Reprinted numerous times but notably scarce in this edition & very uncommon in this condition. [Spines are green with gilt text.] Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping may be unavailable due to size/weight restrictions of international shipping. Please contact seller for details regarding this specific item. Shelved in Netdesk office, on shelf to the right of ephemera items.
London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co., 1901. Tall octavo (9.75") in handsome red cloth boards, gilt text and gilt illustration on front board, gilt text on spine as well, Good-/No DJ: some shelfwear and edgewear, bumping to head and tail of spine and corners of boards, some soiling and dampstaining to rear board, minor touches of soiling and dampstaining to front board, spine is cocked, toning/transfer to front and rear endpapers and paste-downs, fore-edge of text block deckled, light touches of sporadic foxing, light age-toning, previous owner's name written in pencil on top-right corner of title page. Text is remarkably clean. "With 3 Coloured Maps and 64 Illustrations." Includes one folding map at rear of book. Illustrations and maps clean. [Spine has red cloth background and gilt text.] NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
n. p. n. publ. c. 1959. 12mo; pp 42; VG-/no-DJ; beige/black spine without text; leopard patterned cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; embossed text to gold plate to front; text block shows slight foxing to edges; illustrated endpapers; light foxing to edges of title page; interior clean; illustrated.
Baltimore: Baltimore Museum of Art, 1958. Small quarto, 30 pages; Beige cloth boards and spine with white and gray text and representation of Central American artwork on front board, worn at spine edges and hinges, few scratches to front and rear boards, significant discoloration on front board out to 1" or so along spine and head edge, rubbing to fore edge and minor rubbing to head and foot edges, slight bumping to corners; interior clean and unmarked.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1987. First American edition. Octavo; First American edition; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with black print; DJ has slight edgewear, else clean and bright; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, clean and strong but for slight bump to front top edge; Text block clean and tight; 32 pages, illustrated (color).
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. Octavo; VG-/G+ Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; Brown and Red spine with Tan and White text; Dustjacket protected by mylar covering, some edgewear, some shelfwear, bending to top corner of front interior flap; Boards strong, some edgewear, slight shelfwear; Textblock clean; 300 pp; Inscribed by author on front endpaper.
New York: Aperture Foundation, Inc., 1990. Quarto; pp 143; VG-/G; bluish orange spine with pink/white/blue text; dust jacket has some rubbing to exterior; minor chips to corners; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; lightly bumped fore corner; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; slight ink to half title page; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; interior clean.
London: Collins, 1977. Quarto; G-/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with white and black print; DJ has tears to top edge, taped tears on bottom edge, slight creasing to rear, mild shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight fading to top edge; Text block has shaken binding, spine break at page 176, else clean; 272 pages, chiefly illustrations (color plates).
London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1963. First Edition. Octavo. Good Hardcover w/ Fair Dustjacket; blue spine with yellow lettering; DJ has creases, tears and discoloration at top and bottom edges; boards show fading and creasing at top and bottom edges but otherwise clean; binding tight; text block has slight discoloration; b/w photographs; maps on front and back endpapers; 176 pp.
London: Collins Clear-Type Press, 1970. Eleventh Impression, Octavo; VG/Wraps; Black spine with white text; Heavy shelf wear to covers, large crease on front tail edge, creasing along corners, light bumping to covers; Previous owner's inscription on front free end page, toning to pages; Toning to text block exterior, text block clean; 159 pp.
n.p. Orstom, 1980. Octavo; VG-/G; off-white spine without text; dust jacket has modest exterior wear; pictorial front; red titles to front; slight ink to front; mild wear to corners; staple to front cover; covers show slight exterior wear; intact panels; text block exterior edges have slight toning; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding; maps laid in at rear pastedown; pp 535; text in French.
Paris: Gallimard, 1967. First Edition. Quarto; Good condition hardcover; Red spine with gilt lettering; Some light edge wear, some small abrasions to the boards and spine; EX library with typical library stamps and markings; Binding is tight, text is clean; NOTE: Text is in French; 447 pages. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
Paris: Art et Metiers Graphiques, 1949. first edition. small quarto in brown and red cardbord covers with paper DJ; green letters; Good; J cut-off and separating from boards; front board detached; paper slightly faded; text clean followed by plates in black and white; pp. 110; as is; contains the Dogon, Mossi, Bobo and Bambara styles; shelved in Arts (Africa) section; LR consignment.
London: Bourbon and Pierce, 2007. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 285 pages; VG/VG; spine black, with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and scuffing; inscribed by Lenderking at second front free endpaper; contains black and white illustrations; inconsistent and thin printing throughout textblock; pages clean; shelved Cookbooks--International.
London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1987. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; gray, cream and red pictorial spine with black text; first edition; first printing; dust jacket exterior shows mild wear; few dings to edges; cloth exterior clean; strong boards; text block exterior edges have mild tone; deckled fore edge; illustrated endpapers; illustrated; interior pages clean; pp 304; inscribed by author.
Chadlington: World Rainforest Movement and International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs, 1995. Octavo; VG- Paperback; Black and White spine with Black and White text; Covers have some edgewear, some shelfwear, small closed tear along tail edge of front cover; Textblock clean; 112 pp; ISSN 01056387 NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 4, in Netdesk office.
Paris: Librairie Hachette, 1954. Small Quarto; pp 245; Fair/no-DJ; yellowish-peach spine with white text; cloth has heavy soiling to exterior; noticeable rubbing wear to edges; rear joint has splitting toward head edge; some fraying to corners; text block has light age toning to exterior edges and spine edges; blind stamped illustration to front; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges; slight foxing throughout text, most plates not impacted; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; arts - Non Western; French text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
luanda: Instituto De Investigacao Cientifica de Angola, 1971. Octavo, 427 pages; VG; Beige/off-white image along spine with red text. General rubbing and edgewear along covers, rubbing & slight bumping to corners, binding strong; Pages have some age-toning to them (to be expected), otherwise clean and free of markings, book contains several B&W images, two folding maps, and an errata bound at the rear of the book.; WT Consignment.
Austin: African and Afro-American Studies and Research Center, The University of Texas at Austin, 1974. Octavo; pp 118; G/paperback; beige spine without text; occasional publication; covers show sun darkened spine and edges; previous bookshop's sticker to front; intact binding; text block has slightly toned exterior edges; lightly stamped numbers to title page; interior clean; illustrated.
New York: Cambridge University Press, 2006. Second Edition, Reprinted. Octavo; VG-; white/gray spine with dark blue text; reprinted; no jacket; cloth exterior has slight rubbing wear; very light foxing to roll in edges; tight binding; strong boards; textblock exterior edges have few, slight marks due to usage; some pencil inside; illustrated; pp 365.
Paris: Nepveu Librarie. First Edition, first printing. 12mo; G; 147 pages; Rebacked brown leather with raised bands on spine; Red and gilt titling; Volume 1 only; Lacking ten plates, but includes the full color frontispiece as well as 3 two-page color plates; Sewn-in silk book mark; Marbled end papers; All edges gilt; Rubbing and bumping to the edges and corners; Some foxing throughout; Light scratching to the outer gilt edges; Small (1") chip to the flyleaf; Previous owners bookplate; Shelved case 9.
Casablanca: Banque Commerciale du Maroc, 1992. first edition. folio in navy blue hardcovers with navy and orange DJ in brodart; VG+/VG+; in good condition; three essays followed by plates of art and calligraphy in full page color photographs and plates; pp. 207; in FRENCH; shelved in Arts (Africa) section; LR consignment.
Ethiopia: SIM Forestry Study Project, January 2001. first. Quarto in green cloth with gold letters; VG+; board with minimal soiling and tiny bump on upper corner; binding strong; previous owner's inscription on ffep; thin paper clean; some pages starting to fade; contains charts and photographs; text in Amharic followed by English version; published by Christian missionaries; pp. 310; This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press, Inc., 1988. First Printing. Octavo; pp 113; VG-/paperback; mocha brown spine with black and white text; covers show mild wear to exterior; light sticker residue to front; intact panels; text block exterior edges show light tone; tight binding; illustrated; inscribed by author.
New York: Peter Fenelon Collier & Son, 1900. Folio; Fair/no-DJ; Green spine without text; Cloth is slightly age toned with moderately rubbed & worn edges, with some rubbing and smudging on exterior; Text block has lightly age toned pages which has slight foxing throughout and cracking between front end papers, at pp 80-81 and at rear hinge between rear end papers and along binding; pp 208. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Westport, CT and London, UK: Praeger Publishers, 2002. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG-; gray spine with black text; first edition; first printing; no jacket; cloth has only mild exterior wear; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; strong boards; light sunning to spine; text block edges clean; interior clean; frontispiece; tight binding; illustrated; pp 230.
Warszawa: Alipsa, 2006. Serial. Wide octavo; vg+/wraps; yellow spine with green and blue text; ex libris, signature, half-title page; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 306 pp.; illus., frontispiece, plates, photos, tables, plans, and text figures; some with color; else very good; ---SOME TEXT IN AMHARIC.
New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1932. Folio (13.5" x 9") unpaginated hard cover with out slipcase, in VG condition. Slipcase missing. Limited edition #1267 out of 1500. Signed by Miguel Covarrubias, Illustrator. Handsome brown leather covered boards. Embossed horizontal lines across top and bottom of boards. Corners rubbed and a bit worn. Leather worn at spine head and tail. Numerous black and white illustrations through out text. Several full page color illustrations through out. Hand-cut pages. Text block age toned. Text clean, text uniformly age toned. Binding is tight and sturdy. Spine is brown leather with embossed title. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X, atop one of the bookcases.
Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press. Mixed Editions. Octavo; G/G-; black/white spines with red and white text; first edition; 2 volumes: Vol. I, The Anatomy of An Explosion (1950-1962), pp 380, 1969; vol. II, Exile Politics and Guerrilla Warfare (1962-1976), pp 473, 1978 [ISBN 0262131366]; dust jackets show modest rubbing to exterior; few chips to edges; slight foxing to flaps; slight ink to rear flap to vol. I; cloths have only slight exterior wear; straight boards; text block exterior edges show light tone; mild foxing to first and last few pages, both volumes; vol. 2 inscribed by author to Senator Dick Clark to ffep; interior pages clean; illustrated; tight bindings; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.