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New York: Oxford University Press, Inc., 1998. Octavo; pp 242; VG-/G; mocha tan spine with black and beige text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; minor edge wear; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; cloth clean; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; slight ink to p 202; interior clean otherwise; illustrated;.
Hilton Head Island, SC: H.P. Publishing, Ltd., 2003. First edition. Small Quarto; pp 135; VG/VG; Dark green spine with white text; dust jacket has slight sun fading and light rubbing to exterior, sticker residue to rear, lightly bumped fore corner; cloth has slight wear to exterior, light bumping to fore corner; text block very slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
Washington, DC & London: Smithsonian Institute Press, 1997. First Edition. Large Octavo: VG/VG-: Off white spine with picture of a fish, blue text: Dj has general shelfwear, chipping at head of spine, sun faded else clean: Boards are strong and clean, mild edgewear, binding solid: Textblock exterior has minor dust staining to head and fore edges, pages clean and unmarked: 324 pp.
Calabasas, CA: Hill'n Dale Press, 1961. Limited Edition. 12mo: G-/G: Red spine with black text: DJ has multiple small chips, scuffing, severe foxing on inside, 1 inch open tear on upper back flap: Boards have a lot of dust staining, general shelfwear: Textblock is darkened with foxing throughout text, binding at front and back has dirt staining and severe foxing: Copyright page states "Volume I- Limited Edition 3777" with 3777 being written by hand in red ink: 40 pp.
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 York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1969. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 254 pages; VG/G; spine black with white and blue lettering; dust jacket protected by a mylar cover; price clipped; wear to the edges of the dust jacket, mylar cover held down with tape, foxing on the edges, pages clean; shelved in Animals.
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.
Newton Abbot, UK: David & Charles, Inc., 1988. Octavo; pp 232; VG-/G; blue spine with white and gilt text; dust jacket has mild rubbing to exterior; minor dings to edges; price clipped front flap; small sticker to front flap; cloth shows little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
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, 1949. Octavo; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ in mylar, tears at spine ends and flap corners, shelfwear, top corner of rear flap torn away, front flap price-clipped; Boards in blue cloth with black print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, mild bump to rear bottom edge; Text block has blue-tinted top edge, mild tanning to endpapers, mild age-toning to paper; “Over 200 common species illustrated with line drawings and silhouettes by the author”— title page; 144 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w drawings, color 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.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2000. First Printing. Octavo; pp 504; VG/G-; white spine with black and green text; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; lightly toned rear at edges; slightly wrinkled rear and rear flap due to dampstaining, as is; cloth has slight darkening toward exterior edges; strong boards; text block has only mild wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profuse with numerous black and colored illustrations; tight binding;.
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.
Chicago: The University of Chicago, 1997. Octavo; VG/VG-; Hardcover with dust jacket; Cream spine with blue and brown text; Dust jacket is discolored to the spine and has a tear to the head of the spine, also dust jacket has stains to the front; Save minor bumping to the corners and edges, Boards are clean and binding is solid; p.6 has conspicuous crease and ink pen note to the margin, p7 has a clause underlined; otherwise text block is clean; 301p.
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: Bonanza Books, 1985. Octavo (oblong); G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with tan print; DJ has tears along top and bottom edges, shelfwear, vendor label on front flap; Boards quarter bound with brown cloth to spine and cream paper to boards, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; 95 pages, illustrated (b&w). [Shelf: Art Instruction].
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1970. Octavo; pp 272; VG-/G; ivory spine with white and brown text; dust jacket has mild wear to exterior; minor dings to edges; slight ink to price on front flap; light foxing to spine and edges; cloth shows slight smudges to exterior; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; interior clean;.
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.
Chicago and New York: M.A. Donohue & Company, 1938. First Edition. Quarto; pp 64; Fair; 1/4 rust red spine without text; no jacket; yellow exterior panels have some foxing toward edges; heavy rubbing to edges; pencil markings to rear, as is; sturdy boards; text block shows some age toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior shows little wear; profusely illustrated; inscribed by author;.
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.