Paris: Imprimerie Nationale, 1902. Large Octavo; unpaginated; G/no-DJ; 3/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text; marbled boards; boards have moderate rubbing to exterior; sunned spine; some rubbing to fore corners; sturdy boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue guard; light foxing to frontispiece; exterior head edge; French text.
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Lock Haven: Hammermill Paper Company, Lock Haven Division, 1968. Published privately, copy number 401 of limited edition of 2500 copies; 12mo; VG/no-DJ; Black spine with purple and gold text; Boards covered in old protective clear plastic covering, boards straight and strong, some very minor wear to bottom corners, occasional very light signs of rubbing on bottom edges of boards, pastedowns age toned, front pastedown has some light foxing beginning to be visible at top edge, binding strong; Textblock age toned, textblock head edge has some foxing, interior clean; 214 pp.
London: J.M. Dent and Sons Ltd., 1948. Reprinted. 10mo; pp 1401; VG-/G; ivory spine with black text; mylar wraps; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; minor chipping to edges; cloth has lightly sunned boards; minor wear to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean.
Boston: Boston Book and Art Shop, 1966. Quarto; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black and orange print; DJ in mylar, mild edgewear, mild shelfwear, smudging on rear; Boards in red cloth with gold print, mild warping, slight edgewear, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has slight spotting on rear endpapers; 119 pages, frontispiece, “76 full page plates” (b&w).
Claremont: Scripps College Press, 2003. Limited edition. Octavo; Limited edition, 47/90; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, exposed binding; Boards are aluminum without print, clean and strong; Text block has plastic endpapers, clean and tight; Signed by editor at front and contributors at rear; unpaged, illustrated (color).
Bruxelles: Editions Scientifiques E. Story-Scientia, 1968. Quarto; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with brown print; Boards in tan cloth with brown print, cocked spine, else clean and strong; Text block has slight stains to top and bottom edges, else clean and tight; Descriptive/bibliographic text in French; 87 pages + 217 b&w plates.
State College, Pa: Commercial Printing. Quarto; VG; Hardcover; Bluish grey spine with no text; Volume is taped to the hinges; Front paste down has white marks; Boards have minor scratches and are slightly shelf worn but are strong; Front free end- paper has an inscription and signature of the artist. Text block is clean; unpaginated.
Heidelberg: Braus Heidelberg. Quarto: VG/no-DJ: 3 volume set, all volumes in similar condition unless otherwise noted, all volumes have some pencil markings on inside covers and free pages: 2 volumes are hardcover and text is in German: Boards are strong and clean with light scuffs and mild shelfwear: Textblocks are clean and free of markings, tears and folds, one volume contains many color photographs: 328 pp & 552 pp: Last volume is paperback, contains the English summary of the collection cataloged: Cover has 2x3 inch ripple on front, mild shelfwear: Textblock is clean and free of markings, folds or tears: 85 pp. Oversized item due to size or weight, additional shipping charges may apply.
Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1982. Large Octavo; pp 314; VG/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; blue slipcase show slight soiling to exterior; intact panels; cloth has light wear to exterior; mild rubbing to fore edge; strong boards; text block shows very light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; illustrated;.
Stockholm: 1970. Octavo; VG-; Paperback; Slipcase spine, cream with black print; Slipcase in cream paper with black print, tears to spine corners, mild shelfwear; Book cover is cream with black print, clean and bright; Unbound plates housed in separate portfolio, cream with black print, clean and bright; Text block and unbound plates, clean and tight; Text in German; Inscribed in ink by the author inside book cover; Separate postcard written by author inserted; 239 pages + 80 leaves of unbound plates (some color).
New York and London: The Paisley Press, Inc./Williams & Norgate, Ltd., 1936. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Blue spine with gilt text; Cloth has slightly sunned exterior, mostly on spine, and light rubbing edges and on panels which are otherwise sturdy and intact; Text block shows slight wear and darkening on exterior edges due to handling with deckled fore edge and otherwise unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 301.
London, England: The Holland Press, 1977. First Thus. Small Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Red spine with gold text; Boards strong, clean, with general shelfwear and edgewear, small stains on spine, boards protected by book jacket cover that is torn on both covers and completely torn away along spine tail; Textblock clean, light staining along top edge; pp 191.
London: Holland Press, 1979. Octavo; First published 1913, Third impression 1979; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with silver print; Boards in brown cloth, slight wear to spine caps, slight shelfwear to front bottom edge and to rear fore-edge; Text block has spotting to top edge, stain to front pastedown, vendor label on rear pastedown, owner embossed stamp on title page; 192 pages.
Nabu Public Domain Reprints. Public Domain Reprint. Large Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Mostly white with some broan and black at tail edge, no text: Covers are clean with general shelfwear, some fraying to corners, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean, pages 69-94 have extensive pen notations to margins, underliing and yellow highlighting,pencil to pages 15, 16, 18, 117-118, and 121, rest clean: Public Domain Reprint of the Doubleday 1921 edition: 632 pp.
Nabu Public Domain Reprints. Public Domain Reprint. Large Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Mostly white with some broan and black at tail edge, no text: Covers are clean with general shelfwear, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean, pages 26-32 have extensive pen notations to margins, underliing and yellow highlighting, rest clean: Public Domain Reprint of the Doubleday 1921-1922 edition: 672 pp.
Edinburgh: W. & R. Chambers, Limited, 1921. Small Quarto; G-; 1/4 bound brown leather spines with gilt text; burgundy cloth; 3 volumes; exteriors show some soiling; light whitish scratches to exterior; rubbed corners; sturdy boards; text blocks have age toned exterior edges; frontispiece; ex-library with stamps to previous owner's name to half title page of vol. 1; ex-libris bookplates of previous owner to ffep; some cracking to gutters; previous bookshop's stickers to front pastedowns; interior pages clean, endpapers show age toning and light foxing; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1934. Small quarto; pp 444; VG-; green spine with black text to yellow paper label; dark green slipcase has moderate rubbing to edges; slight cracking to spine tail edge with chipped fore corners; cloth shows slight rubbing to exterior; yellow paper label to front; slightly sunned spine; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; interior shows light toning toward edges.
Oxford, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1991. Large Octavo; pp 371; G+/G-; yellow spine with dark red text; dust jacket shows slight sunning to spine; light damp stain at tail edge; few small chips to edges, as is; mylar wraps; cloth has very little sunning to exterior; sturdy boards; text block has light smudges to exterior edges; gift inscription to ffep; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
Chicago: The Caxton Club, 1995. Octavo; pp 191; VG/no-DJ; dark gray spine with white text; includes commemorative booklet of anniversary; gray slipcase has light sunfading to exterior; cloth has mild wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; red endpapers; interior clean; tight binding; frontispiece; illustrated; signed by author.
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd. Octavo; VG/no dust jacket; Red-brown toned spine with gilt text; Boards show light wear at corners, moderate wear at head and tail of spine, age and light related stains across cover, plastic cover; Edge of text block is dust stained and age toned, foxing on front and rear paste-downs and end-papers, small pencil marking on front end-paper, acid related stains on title page due to tissue paper, otherwise clean and undamaged; 256pp.
New York / Windsor, England: The Pierpont Morgan Library / The Provost and Fellows of Eton College, 1990. Exhibition catalog. Imperial octavo (approx 8.5 x 11); vg/wraps; matte white spine with light green text; minor shelf wear; text block, clean; illustrations in B/W, with some in color; 122pp. ISBN 87598-089-9.
Washington, D.C. Library of Congress, 1966. Seventh Edition, First Printing. Jumbo 4to in Red Cloth, no Dustjacket, VG. Very light shelfwear to cloth with rubbing/handling wear to spine. Cloth is tidy, no bumping, fraying, or stains. Pages crisp, binding tight, textblock unblemmished. 1432pp text. Spine is orange-ish red, gold gilt text. [Shelved above books on books case].
Upperville: Oak Spring Garden Library, 1989. Quarto; VG VG-; Hardcover with dust jacket; Brown spine with with black text; Dust jacket has minor tear to the head of the spine, and has shelf-wear; Boards have minor edge wear but are clean and sturdy; Text block, save minor stain to the top edge, is clean; 147p.
New York: Arno Press, 1972. Reprinted. Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; teal blue spines with gilt text spine; 3 volumes: Diary of Samuel Sewall, 1674-1729, vol. 1, pp 532; vol. 2, pp 462; vol. 3, pp 572; cloths have noticeable soiling to exteriors, as is; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text blocks show slight foxing o exterior edges; some foxing to first and last few pages; light pencil; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Chicago: S. C. Griggs and Company, 1879. 8vo., 357pp.,  ads; VG; bound in polished calf with a single-rule border, single gilt edge-roll; spine paneled with black tooling, red label with gilt lettering; all edges text block gilt; slight age-toning to interior; binding tight except on title page; mild wear and rubbing to boards; small amount of wear to head of spine; HP consignment; shelved case 9.
London: The Private Libraries Association, 1981. First. Octavo; VG condition; black and navy blue spine with silver text; Protective plastic jacket is clean, is missing 4.12 inches of material in the upper portion of the back cover, 0.8 inch missing from upper portion of spine, has a 0.12 inch tear on right edge of front cover and 0.5 inch tear on left edge of front cover; boards strong and clean with minimal signs of wear; textblock clean; 134pp.
Santa Monica, California: Modoc Press, Inc., April 1988. US Edition. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. bright medium blue wraps spine with silver title and white characters for authors and publisher. gently curling cover corners, thumbed panel cover and rear lightly. illustrated b/w gallery between page 160-161. 247 pp. ISBN# 9780929246000.
Westminster; New York: Chas. J. Sawyer, Ltd.; E.P. Dutton, 1927. Octavo; G+/G; dark beige spines with black text; 2 volumes: vol. 1, Caxton to Johnson, pp 367; vol. 2, Gray to Kipling, pp 423; dust jackets have slightly sun darkened spines; few minor chips to edges; price clipped front flaps; mylar wraps; cloths have slightly sunned spines; strong boards; text blocks have slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedowns; slight offset toning to ffeps; deckled edges; light foxing to some interior pages; top edges gilt;.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Library, 2001. Booklet [10x10]; pp 28; VG-/paperback; white spine without text; full title: Elective Affinities: Private Collectors and Special Collections in Libraries; covers have light soiling to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
New York: The New York Review of Books, 1993. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; brown spine, black and brown letters; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, closed and open tears on head edges and front tail edge, closed tear on front hinge, soiling on front, sun toning on head edges and spine; boards bowed, minor shelfwear, some edgewear, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges; text block age toned; 345pp.
Stanford University, Stanford, California: Hoover Institution Press, 1972. Thick quarto., 1089pp.; VG- condition; bound in black cloth, silver lettering on spine; slight bowing to boards; mild shelfwear, including rubbing to corners, wear to head and tail of spine; minor smudges to lower edge of text block; Ex-Library, has two purple surplus stamps on ffep, Library of Congress stamp on copyright page, possible others; [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates] Shelved in endcase near stairs on sales floor.
London: Mansell, 1992. First Edition. Quarto: VG-/no-DJ hardcover: Blue spine with gold text: Boards have general shelfwear, slight bumping to corners, some dust staining, binding slightly shaken but still in good condition: Textblock exterior has staining and dust staining, pages clean and unmarked: 460 pp. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
New York: Sotheby's, 1994. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ, paperback; Thin olive green spine with tan text. Covers have general shelf wear, fraying on corners, tiny closed tear on front, front top corner is slightly bent, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has light wear on edges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; No page numbers, but complete.