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Alexandria, VA: VSP Books, 1978. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Approx. 6.25" x 9.25" VG hardcover in VG dustjacket with white spine and blue title. Shelfwear includes crinkles at corners and a short, closed tear from front top edge of jacket. "Autographed Copy" sticker on jacket front; on title page, author has SIGNED for both herself and Mosby with charming hand-penned drawing of the famous cat. Clean and tight throughout.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1976. Octavo: G+/G+: Blueish gray spine with black text: DJ is covered in mylar sheath, age toning along spine and joints, some soiling, flaps glued to paste downs, ex library with stickers on upper corner of back: Boards are strong , general shelfwear, library sticker on back paste down: Textblock has foxing and black marker mark along head edge, black marker along fore edge, stamp from library along tail edge, rear free page has sticker from library, pages otherwise free of markings, folds or tears: 560 pp.
Philadelphia: Printed by Charles Cist, 1799. 8vo., 292pp.; VG-; spine brown cloth, 1/4 bound with gray cloth boards, black label with gilt lettering, newly rebound; water stain along lower gutter from beginning through page 32, 177-200; fore and lower edges of text block unevenly cut; mild age-toning to pages; name written on second free endpaper, title page; shelved case 10.
Chicago: Rand, McNally & Company, 1881. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Ex-library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print, library call number label at bottom; Boards in brown embossed cloth with gold print, mitred edges, tattering to spine caps, corners, edges, shelfwear; Text block has red-tinted edges, library bookplate, stamps, torn away pocket to front and rear endpapers, library stamp and call number on title page, cracked hinges, chipping to edges of front endpapers, pp. 985-986 present but torn from binding; 1085 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
San Diego, San Francisco: Academic Press, 2002. first. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Black spine with blue & white text; Boards have slight shelfwear, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock is slightly age toned, otherwise clean; pp 1414. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2006. Octavo; G/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with black print; DJ has mild edgewear but clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with brown cloth to spine and tan paper to boards, mildly cocked spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block clean and tight but for slight smudging to front and bottom edges; Signed in ink by Goodall on the title page; xi, 740 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Paris: Akademische Druck- und Verlagsanstalt, Graz, 1976. Facsimile Edition. folio, 138 fol. [276pp.]; VG; bound in suede covers, paneled spine with no lettering; housed in original cardboard box; minimal shelfwear; lacking companion volume; facsimile of the Manuscrit Français 616, der Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris; shelved Case 11.
Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, tan with black print; Cover is green with black print, peripheral tanning, spotting, slight stain to front, edgewear, slight bumps to outside corners; Text block has spotting to edges, clean text; “Reprinted from Tequesta : the Journal of the Historical Association of Southern Florida, Number XXII, 1962”; Includes “Ornithology of ’The Cruise of the Bonton’” by William B. Robertson, Jr.; 78 pages.
Essex, UK: Longman Group Limited, 1994. Sixth Edition. Large Octavo; pp 932; G/G-; black spine with white text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; minor chips to edges; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; cloth shows some soiling to exterior; moderate wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
Boston: Richard G. Badger, 1910. Thick Octavo; pp 170; Poor/no-DJ; dark green spine without discernible text; cloth has sunfading to exterior; some heavy rubbing to edges and joints; two small opens tear to spine head edge; chipping to corners; text block shows age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; deckled fore edge; interior lightly toned; cracking to gutters; some foxing to most pages throughout text; profusely illustrated; some color plates.
Washington: Island Press, Shearwater Books, 2008. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, illustrated with white print; DJ clean and bright; Boards in tan paper and green cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the title page; xiii, 230 pages, illustrated with color plates.
New York: Parents' Magazine Press, 1965. Large Octavo; G/G-; unpaginated; brown spine with black and ivory text; dust jacket has chips to spine edges; some rubbing to corners; slightly sunned exterior; price clipped front flap; cloth shows slight sunfading to exterior; strong boards; text block's exterior edges is lightly toned; light cracking to front gutter; pictorial rear endpapers; profusely illustrated.
Princeton & Oxford: Princeton University Press, 1989. Second edition. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Blue spine with silver text; Boards have some wear such as stained exterior including along edges, rubbed corners, slightly sunken appearance of spine, and lightly sunned spine; Text block exterior shows shelf wear due to handling & age, fraying at edges of first few pages at fore edge, pages are lightly toned along edges, and aside from light foxing on first & last few pages, remains unmarked; pp 534.
New Hampshire: Dartmouth Publications, 1963. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Spine is tan with green text; DJ has edge wear, held together by Brodart cover, many open and closed tears, age-toning, design and text is clear; Boards have edge wear, scratches and some marks, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has age-toning, content is clear, binding is strong; pp 116; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
New York: Fine Arts Enterprises, Inc., 1980. Oblong Quarto; pp 191; G/no-DJ; quarter bound brown spine with gilt text; cloth covered boards have slight sun-darkening toward exterior edges; some slight wear to edges; sturdy boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York and London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1886. First Trade Edition. 8vo., 347pp. plus 4 pages of ads; VG-; spine mustard with gilt lettering; mustard colored buckram cloth, beveled edges; spine rebacked in cloth with original spine reapplied; bookplate on front pastedown; second front end paper has inscription, separated; this first trade edition was preceded one year earlier by a deluxe limited edition of 500 copies known as the "Medora" edition; shelved case 1.
Clarens-Montreux, Switzerland: Arabesque Commercial, SA, 1990. First. Quarto; vg+/good; dj, white spine with green and gold text; HB, white spine with gilt lettering; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 180 pp.; illus., drawings and photos, some color; dj, sunned; short closed tears; else very good.
Virginia Society of Ornithology, 2007. Fourth Edition. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Yellow and white spine with black text: Covers are mostly clean with some light soiling, general shelfwear, some creasing at joints, minor fraying to corners, binding solid: Textblock has some soiling to head edge exterior, rest clean, pages clean and unmarked: Fourth Edition: 330 pp.
Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1973. First Edition. Octavo; G+; Hardcover; Dark red spine with yellow label and black text on yellow label; Book is enclosed in a brown slip case; Boards have moderate smudges but binding is solid; Front free end-paper has the inscription and the signature of the author;.
Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1972. First Edition, second printing. Octavo. VG/none/slipcase;. red cloth spine with black text on lime green label; minor edge wear and bumping; text block, clean; --v1, "Cattle of Europe, South America, Australia, and New Zealand," 485 pp.; illus., photos and maps; folded color codes map, pocket envelope; --v2, "Cattle of Africa and Asia," pp. 489-1046; photos, maps, and charts; slipcase, marbled tan sides with white labels and text; else very good.
Cambridge: Journals of Reproduction and Fertility, 1979. Octavo: VG-/VG-: Bright blue and white spine with white text: DJ has some scuff marks, general shelfwear, small chips at head of spine and upper corner: Boards are strong and clean, bumping at tail of spine and corners: Textblock has red ink stamped "DISCARDED" along all three sides, otherwise clean, front free page has previous owner's name, pages otherwise free of markings, folds or tears: 626 pp.
Caracas: Fondo De Cultura Cientifica, 1970. Text in Spanish; Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Thin White spine with black text. Covers have general shelf wear, light rubbing to edges, small sticker residue on front, apart from that, clean, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 162.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1967. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Black, brown, and beige spine with beige and red text/title; dustjacket is age-toned but mostly clean with mild edgewear (small chipped edges; dj is price-clipped on the upper lateral edge of the inside flap on the front; boards are strong and clean; pencil writing on the front free end page; INSCRIBED by author 2 pages before the title page; binding is strong; deckled fore-edge; textblock is age-toned but clean. Pp. 302.
New York & Oxford: Facts on File & The British Museum, 1986. First Edition. Quarto: VG-/VG-: White top half and brown lower half on spine with black text: DJ has some light soiling, slight scuff marks, very small circular sticker at bottom front corner, minor shelfwear: Boards are strong with rubbing to edges, light dust staining, some soiling along head edge of back cover, binding solid: Textblock exterior has soiling to tail edge, pages clean and unmarked: 259 pp.
Edinburgh: MacLachlan & Stewart, 1874. First Edition. Octavo, 398 pages; VG; bound in publisher's dark green cloth, gilt lettering to spine; chipping to head of spine, mild wear to tail; bookplate to front pastedown; illustrated with 8 tinted lithograhic plates, including the frontispiece; shelved case 10.
Brooklyn: Mesorah Publications, Ltd., 2006. 12mo; pp 160; VG/no-DJ; burgundy/black spine with gilt text; The Schottenstein edition; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows little wear to exterior edges; interior clean; burgundy endpapers; frontispiece; tight binding; English and Hebrew texts.
New York: Takarajima Books, 1995. Octavo (oblong); VG/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with white print; DJ has vendor label on rear, slight shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; 84 pages, all illustrations (b&w).
New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1993. Limited Edition, #67/199. Square Octavo, 87 pages; bound in black linen with silver lettering to spine, housed in a matching slipcase; This edition, signed by the photographer, with a signed original print, is limited to one hundred ad ninety-nine copies of which this is copy number 67.; This copy is inscribed on the title page as well as inscribed on the loose print; shelved case 11.
New Haven & London: Yale University Press, 1990. Large Octavo; VG-/G+; Light blue spine with blue text; Dust jacket has sunned spine and head edge with slight shelf wear on exterior and edges, sticker on rear, but otherwise intact; Boards have minor edge wear with sturdy panels; Text block has slightly age toned exterior edges due to age & handling, but pages inside are unmarked; pp 976. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Camden, SC: Briar Patch Press, Inc., 1990. Small Quarto; pp 175; G/G; dark beige spine with black and red text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; cloth shows light sunfading to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; text block has light wear to exterior edges; light staining to frontispiece at tail edge; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; arts - general; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Paris: Librairie Hachette, 1960. Octavo; VG-/G; Yellow/red spine with yellow text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has small frays at spine edges, light soiling on rear and sunned spine; Boards have slightly sunned spine with strong and intact panels; Text block has darkened slightly around page edges with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 190. French text.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1910. First Edition. rectangular 8vo. [8 3/4" tall x 11" wide], unpaginated, G; brown paper boards with black lettering and full-color illustration to front board, navy blue cloth spine, no lettering to spine; bumping/chipping/fraying with mild material loss to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine, shelf lean, boards shaken, binding intact but fragile; scratching/denting/staining (likely water damage) to boards, chipping with material loss to edges and corners of boards; age-toning and shelfwear to text-block; signs of repair to gutter of interiors (many leaves reinforced by pasted strip of linen); signatures and inscriptions from previous owners to front paste-down; scribbles in green pencil to ffep, tear to bottom half of reinforced ffep; creasing to many pages at gutter and/or corners; occasional mild foxing/staining to interior, full-color illustrations clean and bright; an early picture book on the life cycle of chickens; shelved Case 14.
New York: Comstock Publishing Company, 1935. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; dust jacket w/protective sleeve; spine black and tan w/image of ant, creasing at joints, missing head of spine on DJ, chipping and tears across top of DJ as well as sml portion missing at bottom front and top rear of DJ, edges, boards firm, have library sticker on front inside, prev owner writing on rear inside, otherwise clean; binding has slight separation from head band, loose at hinges otherwise quite strong; pages have some slight discoloration from aging, minor wear otherwise in very good condition. 196pp.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1954. Octavo; pp ; VG-/G-; Beige spine with red text; Dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior, some wear to edges, chipping to corners; Cloth is clean, minimal wear to exterior, minor rubbing to edges; Text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.