Societes Mobil au Cameroun, 1982. Square Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Cream spine with black text; Moderate shelf wear to dust jacket, slight rubbing and minor marks to surfaces of jacket, fraying and age toning to jacket sides; Boards are strong and clean, vivid red board with yellow star, boards are strong and clean, binding solid, ivory toned pages, pp 94 has a crease; Text block clean, in French language, vivid full color illustrations; 156 pp.
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London: G. Bell and Sons, 1913. Sixth Edition Revised. Sixth Edition Revised; Octavo; VG-/No-DJ; Spine is thick and sunned to a brown with rubbed gold text; Boards have rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, joints and hinges are slightly sprung ; Text block has general signs of handling, stamp from previous owner on front paste down, age-toning, some marks and scratches, content is clear; pp 596.
New York: Johnson and Ward, 1862. Folio, 99 pages, 64 lithographed maps; G; bound in original publisher's three-quarters calf with embossed green cloth covers, titling in gilt on front cover and spine, marbled endpapers; front gutter partially open; most maps with light foxing; hand-colored plates; shelved above case 3.
Paris: Librairie Larousse, 1930. Ex-library, Quarto; Fair-/ Leather Hardcover; Sunned, heavy wear burgundy and black spine with gold text; Very heavy age and wear to cover boards, large open tears on partially shredded spine and spine base, spine discolored due to sun exposure, rust colored spots along spine and boards, fading and discoloration along edges and sides, faded gilt text on front olive green patterned cover boards; Binding intact, Vol I - cover loose at front joint/hinge exposing webbing, age toning, foxing and spotting to free end pages and within pages, library markings on title page, foxing and age toning along sides and edges of pages; Purple age toned, dusty text block exterior, text block clean, in French language. Volume I - 322 pp Volume II - 348 pp.
Paris: Librairie Larousse, 1924. Ex-library, Quarto; Fair-/ Leather Hardcover; Sunned, heavy wear burgundy and black spine with gold text; Very heavy age and wear to cover boards, large open tears on partially shredded spine and spine base, spine discolored due to sun exposure, rust colored spots along spine and boards, fading and discoloration along edges and sides, faded gilt text on front olive green patterned cover boards; Binding intact, age toning, foxing and spotting to free end pages and within pages, library markings on title page, foxing and age toning along sides and edges of pages; Purple age toned, dusty text block exterior, text block clean, in French language. Volume I - 322 pp Volume II - 348 pp.
Paris: Duval Et Herment, 1843. First Edition. Octavo; G/No jacket; Cream spine with red and black lettering; Re-bound with marbled boards; Chipping at corners, some fraying; Binding starting, cracking at the end papers; Scuffing to the marbled edges of the text block, spotting throughout; Minor pencil notations; Good copy only; Text in French; 370 Pages; SHELVED in case 12.
New York: Atheneum, 1976. First Edition. Octavo; pp 371; VG/G; ivory spine with black and red text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior; few chips to edges; light crease to front; cloth has light sun fading to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1929. Large Octavo; pp 182; G+/no-DJ; beige spine with navy text to paper label; cloth has beige spine light blue boards, slight sunning to exterior, some smudges toward edges and spine; text block has some age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; deckled edges; interior clean.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1985. First Edition, Second Printing. Quarto, 788 pages, VG-/VG-; dj, white spine, black lettering: mild overall wear to dj, occasional small closed tears to edges of covers, approximately 1" tear to top corner of back cover, mild rubbing to back cover along hinge, "45.00" to front flap; quarter-bound, navy blue cloth spine, orange cloth boards, dull gold lettering to spine: very mild overall wear to boards, small open tear to cloth to top edge of back board; mild age-toning to text-block; light age-toning to margins of interior, text and graphics unaffected; INSCRIBED by Kostof to half-title page; shelved Front Table.
Abidjan: Les Nouvelles Editions Africaines, 1986. First Edtion. Octavo; VG-/No Jacket Paperback; White spine with black lettering; Some rubbing to cover, several light creases to front cover, edges and corners show some wear and bumping; Binding is tight; Previous owner's name is inked on front free end paper, text block is otherwise clean; NOTE: Text is in French; 325 pp.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Blue and yellow spine w/red and blue text; Covers slightly curved and have some very light corner wear, front cover a bit of rubbing, back cover former seller's sticker in lower right, binding strong; Textblock: tail edge stamped, interior clean; 296 pp.
Kunzelsau, Thalwil, Salzburg: Sigloch Service Edition, 1976. Text entirely in German. Oblong Folio; VG/no-DJ hardcover; Black spine with white text; Boards strong, minor rubbing to spine/corners, slight discoloration and scuffing on rear cover; Textblock shows very small marks on half title page, otherwise clean; 219pp.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands: L'Académie Françoise, 1757. First. The following applies to both volumes unless otherwise noted: Octavo; G/no-DJ; Light brown leather spines with raised bands, gold illustrations, a red label, and gold text; Boards strong, age-worn, generally clean, with shelfwear and edgewear, Vol. 1 - rubbing at tail corners and chipping at both ends of spine, white stain on back cover near spine as well as abrasion at tail corner, Vol. 2 - rubbing/chipping at corners, and chipping at both ends of spine, crack in spine towards tail end; Textblock darkened with age otherwise generally clean, musty odor, light way to page but no obvious signs of water damage, occasional faint stain in textblock, text smudging at page numbers, previous owner's bookplate affixed to front pastedown, front cover doesn't lay flat, all red edge coloring faded yet intact, ribbon placeholder affixed to headband, Vol. 1 - random individual numbers written in ink on front free-end paper and back pastedown, small, dark stain on fore edge, Vol 2. - tail edge of front free-end paper torn-away, remainder of page wrinkled, spine cracked, signatures looser, exposed, one signature partially detached (pg 193); pp Vol. 1 - 465, Vol. 2 - 448. Shelved in Netdesk office, above ephemera sections.
Paris: Duchartre, 1930. first. large quarto rebound in fine brown leatherette with moire; VG; embossed spine with burgundt sticker and gold letters; original illustrated cover faded; glossy paper faded and clean; numerous black and white illustrations throughout; app. 300 pages each volume; contain history from Antiquity to 1930s including some exotic boats worldwide; these volumes are in FRENCH; shelved in room 12.
Paris: Eric Losfeld, Le Terrain Vague, 1964. Octavo landscape; G+/no-DJ paperback; black spine with white lettering; covers sturdy, clean, lamination lifting at spine joints, minor wear at spine head and tail, minor other edgewear, minimal wear on covers; textblock clean, light age toning, minimal edgewear, free of writing/markings, free of highlighting/underlining. pp. 154.
Paris: Librairie de Firmin-Didot Freres, 1878. Quarto, xiii, 560 pages; VG; bound in publisher's gilt-stamped red cloth, sun-faded spine with gilt lettering; mild wear to hinges, some chipping to head of spine; marbled endpapers; mild foxing throughout; Illustrated with of 16 Chromolithographs and 250 woodcuts (of which 20 are taken out of text); consignment; shelved case 11.
Philadelphia: M. Thomas, 1817. American Edition. Octavo in 1/4 leather, 3/4 marbled boards; some shelf-wear: bumping to head and tail of spine and to corners of boards, leather on spine is rather worn; title in gold lettering still easily legible, joints are a little fragile, all edges of text block have an elegant marble stain, interior is age toned with moderate foxing, previous owner's name written lightly in pencil on free end paper, no other writing in text, binding tight. 176 pp. excluding appendices. Full Title: France; with the addition of an English translation of the French words and phrases [Shelved in alcove 2 -- spine is worn leather with gold text].
Paris: Librairie Academique Perrin, Editeur, 1938. 10mo; pp 408; G/no-DJ; 1/4 bound brown spine with gilt text to maroon bar; raised bands to spine; marbled boards have slight rubbing to exterior; some wear to joints and corners; sturdy boards; text block has some toning fore and tail exterior edges; marbled endpapers; top edge gilt; previous owner's bookplate to ffep; frontispiece; interior lightly toned; French text;.
Beyrouth: Institut Francais de Damas, 1948. First Edition. Octavo: G/no-DJ paperback: Stitch binding with paper wrappers: Spine is off white with title in black text: Covers have rubbing to all edges, chipping at head and tail of spine, very tiny closed tear along front head edge, crease along back upper corner, small stain on front near head of spine, bumping to lower corner, some age toning, creasing down spine, binding is in good condition: Textblock exterior is deckled along all edges, some age toning but clean, first four pages are uncut resulting in two sets of uncut pages (front free page, title page, blank page, introduction page) rest of pages are cut so readability is fine, page 145 has a 1 inch closed tear near head of spine, rest of pages clean and unmarked: Text is in French: First Edition: 223 pp.
Paris: Mallet-Bachelier, 1863. Second Edition. 8vo., 170  pages; VG; spine green leather with gilt lettering; 3/4 bound, with some repair, marbled boards preserved, new cloth spine and corners, previous thin spine preserved and on top of spine; not a recent repair, with moderate wear to cloth; with two title pages, the first in a burnt orange color; small bookplate on front pastedown; mild foxing; text in French; shelved case 10.
New York: George Brazilier, Inc., 1984. Facsimile First Edition. Quarto, Unpaginated; VG; Spine is white with gilt lettering; fully bound in beige boards; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; housed in publisher's slipcase; contains a pamphlet with introduction and other details; shelved front table.
Paris: J.-J. Dubochet et Cie, Editeurs, 1843. Text in French; Large octavo; G-/no-DJ; Red spine with gilded text; Marbled boards with leather spine and corners. Boards and leather have considerable scuffing and chipping. Boards chipped all along edges, spine frayed along edges and down sides, front board has closed tears on hinge at top and at bottom, each about 1.5 inch length. Pastedowns have edge wear, binding shaken; Textblock age toned, textblock edges scuffed, some pages inside have foxing. Binding split between pages 4 and 5. First few pages (and reverse of front end paper) have small damp stain in upper corner, back end paper and last few pages have chipping around upper corner. Interior clean, text clear; 827 pp.
Nabu Press, 2014. Large Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Spine with mostly white with tan and black stripe at tail end with no text: Covers have general shelfwear, some curling and fraying to corners, light soiling, crease along back bottom corner, binding tight: Textblock exterior has mild soiling, slight bump to corner between fore and tail edges, pages unmarked: This work is in the public domain and is a reproduction of an original work: Text is entirely in FRENCH: Unpaginated.
Paris: Chez Lefevre, Libraire, 1818. Octavo; pp 810; Fair/no-DJ; brown spine without text; leather boards have severe wear to exterior, outer layer of spine missing, chipped edges; text block has age toned exterior edges, some staining to edges of pastedowns and endpapers, light foxing throughout text, minor chipping to fore edge of ffep; condition noted; signed by author; French text.
Paris: Les Marchands de Nouveautes, 1839. Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Brown spine with gilt text on a dark red bar; Volume one only; Boards have stain at head edge near spine with heavy rubbing wear along spine edges and tear at head of spine, lower spine is missing exterior layer, and fore edge corners are heavily frayed, front panel is slightly splayed; Text block has darkened due to age with sticker and previous owner's book plate on front pastedown, cracking between pastedowns and end papers along hinges but panels are still attached, foxing, light staining at edges and shadow toning on first and last few pages, small tear at tail edge of pp 290, however all pages are fully bound; pp 292. French text.
Zurich: Les Editions d'Architecture Erlenbach, 1946. Oblong quarto; pp 199; Fair/Fair; white spine with black text; odd volume; dust jacket has minor chips to corners; rubbed edges; slight soiling to exterior; cloth shows slight shelf wear to exterior; mild edge wear; slightly splayed front board; text block has slight toning to edges; interior clean; previous owner's name to ffep; previous bookshop's sticker to rear pastedown; profusely illustrated; French text.
Zurich: Les Editions Girsberger, 1952. Reprinted. Oblong quarto; pp 208; G/Fair; white spine with black text; this volume only; dust jacket has some chips to edges; light soiling to exterior; cloth shows slight toning toward head edge; light edge wear; sturdy boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; previous owner's name to ffep; profusely illustrated; French text.
Zurich: W. Boesiger et O. Stonorov, 1948. Fifth edition. Oblong, thin quartos in beige cloth hardcovers with embossed letters in different colors; VG; moderate soiling and slight discoloration on boards; paper slightly faded and foxed; text clean, in French; clean photographs, in black and white; edges dusty and foxed; one volume has a few pages detaching; two volumes in German and French; shelved above French section; please contact us for shipping costs.
Paris: Charles Antoine Jombert, 1751. First Edition. Tall, thick quarto in brown leather with 7-band embossed spine with gold gilt; VG; moderate soiling on boards and strong binding; title page missing; some staining on first pages; one over large plate has a large cut; all other plates in good condition; this is volume II of III; 268 plates total; in French; shelved in Case 4; please contact us for shipping costs.
London: J. and R. Tonson, 1757. Octavo; two volumes; 132-272pp; bound in contemporary full calf; red morocco title labels; chipped and worn at spine ends with some loss; joints peeling; corners worn and showing; one top board nearly loose; owner name in ink on front endpapers; contemporary owner name on one title; contents a bit toned; else good with an engraved frontispiece by Phinn & Mitchelson in the first volume. [Spine; old leather; morocco title labels; gilt volume numbers].
Paris: Pour la Societe des Bibliophiles francois, Librairie Giraud-Badin, 1962. Limited edition. Quarto; Limited edition, 167/455; G+; Paperback; Spine, cream without print; Cover is cream with red and black print, mild bump to lower spine corner, mild peripheral toning; Text block beginning to separate from cover at top and bottom of spine, clean text; Text in French; 15 pages + unnumbered leaves, illustrated (some color).
Paris: Gauthier-Villars, 1904-1906. Tall octavo, VG-; three-quarter-bound, black cloth spine/corners; smooth black marbled paper boards; overall mild wear to boards, rounding to spine, boards somewhat shaken; starting hinges to pages 82-83, 92-93, 108-109; binding intact; slight material loss to head, mild bumping with slight material loss to corners; ex-library: Syracuse University Library / Mathematics bookplate with "Gift of Carl F. Muckenhoupt" (former Physics chair at Northeastern University) stated, partially removed "DATE DUE" label with previous owner's signature to ffep; two academic papers housed in a single bound volume; VOL. I [pub. 1904, English trans. LESSONS ON INTEGRATION AND THE SEARCH FOR SIMPLE FUNCTIONS, pages iii-138; marginalia/underlining in pencil to occasional leaves to first 60 pages; embossed SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY" stamp to title page; based on lectures presented 1902-1903]; VOL. II [pub. 1906, English trans. LESSONS ON TRIGONOMETRIC SERIES; based on lectures presented 1904-1905]; all presented at the Collège de France; shelved Case 10.
France: Librairie Rapeal Simon, 1877. First Edition. Folio; VG/no-DJ; spine white w/red & black text, some wear, fraying at top of spine, library number written on bottom, series of tiny pinpricks on front side, creasing; otherwise good; boards firm, library sticker & merchant sticker on inside frt cvr, acquisition sticker on the back,some creasing otherwise clean and in good repair; binding loosening at hinges, seams open on both sides, otherwise in good cond. despite age; pages have aging, slight wear but otherwise in very good cond. for as is buy 11pp + 20 plates. Oversized: may require additional postage for expedited/international orders. French pottery.
Chamalieres: Artemis Editions, 2008. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Pink spine with yellowish green text: Covers have general shelfwear, large bump at upper corner, bumping at head of spine and lower corner, some scuff marks: Textblock is clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears: Text is entirely in FRENCH: 160 pp.
Cairo: Institut Francais D'Archeologie Orientale, 2007. Reprint, 2nd edition. Quarto; G/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spines with black text; 3 Volumes, one separate, vol. 1 and vols. 1 & 2 in one bound book, as well as a book of photographic record; Covers have slightly rubbed and lightly smudged exteriors and minor edge wear with sturdy panels; Text blocks have some shelf wear such as light rubbing due to handling and minor smudges on exterior edges with unmarked pages and tight bindings. French language.
Antwerp, Belgium: Mercator Editions, 1967. Hardcover Large Quarto; VG/VG; White Spine Black Text; Book comes in slipcase. Slipcase shows minor general shelf ware. DJ is clean with general shelf ware. Chipping along edges of spine. Mild rubbing and closed tears on certain edges. Sunning on covers. Otherwise fine; Text block lightly age toned but clean. Text and illustration legible and clear; pp 436. Additional cost for items designated for expedited/international shipping, or for any items too large or heavy (over 4 Lbs) for Economy shipping. Please contact shipping department for details.
Paris: J.B. Ferreyrol, 1891. first edition; rebound. small octavo rebound in 1/2 blue moire with dark green five bands spine with gold letters; in good condition; boards with fraying and general shelf wear; binding strong; paper heavily discolored; beautiful illustrations; musical scores in tight print; pp. 271; in FRENCH; shelved in Drama section.
New York: The Viking Press, Inc., 1968. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 141; G/paperback; ivory spine with black text; covers have light toning toward edges; minor edge wear; light crease to front; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; light cracking to front gutter; light ink to margin at pp 10; previous owner's name to half title page; profusely illustrated; arts - biography.
Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1994. Large Octavo; pp 420; G/G-; white spine with red text; dust jacket has large chip to tail spine edge; previous bookshop's sticker to front; slight rubbing to exterior; cloth shows light wear to exterior; bumped spine tail edge; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; previous owner's name to ffep; profusely illustrated; arts- French; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
France: Casterman, 2002. Quarto; VG/ Hardcover; Spine is red and black with black and white text; Cover boards are clean and strong with minimal light shelf wear, light scratching and small scar to front cover near spine; Text block is clean and in French language with vivid and bright illustrations; 64 pp.
Brussels, Belgium: Institut D'Etudes Europeennes, 2009. 3rd edition completely revised and updated. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; White and blue spine with blue text; Covers clean with general shelfwear and edgewear, sticky residue near spine on back cover, small bubbling of plastic coating at head of spine; Textblock clean, streaky discoloration along fore edge, wrapping around corner to tail edge; pp 328.
New York: Carolina Nitsch, 2010. First limited edition (1 of 1,500 copies). Large, thin folio in beige cloth with burgundy letters; VG; small stain on top cover; small bump on lower left corner; contains 16 colored plates and full size frontispiece photograph; in good condition; shelved on front table; please contact us for shipping costs.