New York: Springer, 1979. German language edition. 2-inch thick octavo in yellow cloth with black letters; VG condition hardcover; spine discolored; boards with minimal soiling; strong binding; photograph on ffep; paper and text block in good condition; first German edition; pp. 577; this book is in GERMAN;.
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Würzburg, Germany: Königshausen & Neumann, 1999. First German Language Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Inscribed; Blue spine with black text; Covers clean with general shelfwear and edgewear; Textblock clean, author inscription to previous owner on front free-end paper [in English], inky odor, small stain at top of fore edge; pp 309. English Translation of Back Cover Book Description: "William Carlos Williams is considered one of the founders of a specifically American literary modernism. The present study examines the linguistic design of his works, which were put into German in 1970, with a number of original texts, with special reference to literary traditions on both sides of the Atlantic"
Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1990. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, pink and white with black print; DJ has slight edgewear, toning to spine; Boards in black cloth with red print, spotting, slight warping, slight wear to spine caps; Text block clean and tight; 286 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Bern: A. Francke AG Verlag, 1948. Octavo; good/none; gray spine with no text; front panel black text; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; light toning; 48 pp.; numerous closed tears along the edges, split along front hinge near spine head; sunned; else very good; ---TEXT IN GERMAN. shelve box A in Netdesk office.
Boston: An Atlantic Monthly Press Book, Little, Brown and Company, 1960. First American Edition; printed in England in a slightly different version by William Heinemann, Ltd in 1958. First American Edition. Octavo; G+/F; Black spine with illustration and red and white text. DJ has moderate chipping on all edges as well as bumping on the front corners; DJ has 1"x1" triangular tear on lower front cover and numerous minor tears along the top of the spine and bottom of DJ rear. Book covers have minor bumping and some age discolorization on paste downs; Edges have age yellowing but are otherwise good; Text block is aged but otherwise clean. pp. 270. This is presented as the first, full account of the British Royal Commando attack on the German docks in St. Nazaire, France in March 1942. Royal Navy and Royal Commandos piloted an obsolete destroyer loaded with tons of explosives into the dock system. Casualties were heavy but the damage done when HMS Campbeltown exploded it destroyed the only docks capable of handling German battleships, then a most serious threat to Allied shipping in the Atlantic.
Wien und Nurnberg: Peter Conrad Monath, 1746. Small octavo (6 1/2" x 4 1/2"); (31), 572, (8) pp. Illustrated with engraved frontispiece and 26 engraved plates (many folding). First volume only (of eight). Contemporary calf, with five raised bands on spine, leather spine label. Very Good. Boards rubbed and slightly bowed. Lacks front endpaper. Some soiling to edges of engraving No. 25. Text in German. Shelved in Case #4.
Mainz am Rhein: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 1979. Small Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Green spine with gilt text; Cloth is slightly sunned, more so on spine with light wear on exterior and minor rubbing at fore corners, panels are otherwise clean and strong; Text block is lightly ivory toned with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 249. German text.
Dorheim: Podzun-Verlag, 1971. Octavo; pp 222; G/Fair; ivory spine with beige text; dust jacket has sunned spine; some age toning to edges; minor chips to edges; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; sturdy boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; sticker to ffep; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; German text; signed previous owner, historian, Charles von Luttichau to ffep;.
Stuttgart: Verlag Huber Frauenfeld, 1978. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine brown with white print; DJ has slight wear to edges, rubbing, slight scratches on rear; Boards in brown cloth with white print, clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight, ink inscription on front endpaper; text in German; 160 pages, 6 leaves of color plates, illustrated.
Wein: Osterreichischer Bundseverlag, 1987. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Blue spine with purple/yellow text; Out of print, limited availibility; Cloth has light wear on exterior with minimal edge wear and panels are clean, strong and intact; Text block has light wear on exterior edges due to handling with sticker on ffep, but otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 576. German text.
Franfurt, A/M: Ludwig Ravenstein; Verlag der Geographische Anstalt, n.d. 12mo; good-/none; blue cloth spine with no text; front board, nested gilt borders with gilt titles; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; one folio map, folded with cloth backing; [Ravenstein's Alpenkarten, 1: 250,000]; back board, missing; else present; ---TEXT IN GERMAN SCRIPT. Shelve in "13 ephemera" box in Netdesk office.
Verlag, Bohlaus, Graz-Koln. Published 1953 & 1954. Two octavo paperbacks; VG- condition. Black and yellow spines with yellow and black text. Shelfwear along both covers, binding along band 2 slightly cocked; Textblocks both toned from age, top corner of band 1 bumped., otherwise, both volumes clean. pp 295 & 397. Text in German. Potentially oversized order. Please contact seller for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping may not be available.
Leipzig, Wien, Zurich: Internationaler Psychoanalytischer Verlag, 1925. Booklet [6x8]; pp 132; Fair/paperback; sunned tan spine with black text; detached front cover inside; covers have slightly darkened exterior; noticeable chips to spine; light pencil throughout; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; deckled edges; illustrated; German text.
Neustadt an der Aisch: Verlag fur Kunstreproduktionen, 1983. reprint. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Red spine with gilt text; Originally published in 1896, this reprint is from 1983; Cloth has slightly rubbed corners and edges with otherwise clean and strong panels; Text block shows slight wear on exterior due to handling but otherwise binding is tight and pages are unmarked; pp 1075. German text.
Dresden: Michel Sandstein Verlag, 2002. Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Gray spine with white text; Boards have slight shelf wear such as bumped corners and lightly scratched exterior with strong and intact panels; Text block shows slight wear due to handling with lightly bumped head fore edges, some slight writing on verso of ffep, but otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 171. German text.
Salzburg: Otto Muller Verlag, 1993. Octavo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Orange spine with black text: Covers have general shelfwear, creased at joints, some chipping at head and tail, scuff marks and some light scratching: Textblock is clean and pages are free of any markings, folds or tears: Text is in GERMAN: 298 pp.
Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1991. First edition. Octavo (oblong); G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with red print; DJ has slight edgewear, small tear to front top flap fold corner; Boards in black cloth with silver print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for spine break at photograph 12; Signed in red ink by the photographer on the title page; xiii, 141 pages, color photographs.
New York: Burt Franklin, n.d. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 841; VG/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; full title: Bibliotheca Geographica Germaniae: Litteratur der Landes und |Volkskunde des Deutschen Reichs bearbeitet im Auftrage der Zentral-Kommission fur wissenschaftliche |Landskunde von Deutschland; originally published in 1896, this reprint is undated; cloth has slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; light toning to end papers; interior clean; German text.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1965. first U.S. edition. Octavo; VG-/G; off-white spine with black text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar & has sunned spine; exterior has chipping at corners; small tear at front head edge; otherwise exterior of dj has light rubbing; Cloth has just minor wear w/ clean and sturdy panels; Text block shows slight wear, due to handling & age w/ small tears midway on fore edge; but text are unmarked with good, tight binding; pp 420.
Leipzig: F.U. Brodhaus, 1930. 8vo; 299pp in yellow cloth with brown tiles and decorations. VG-. Shelf and edge wear to boards. Corners of boards bumped. Foxing on edge of textblock. Light stains on boards. Comes with 90 black and white photos, 25 diagrams, 2 large fold outs of panoramic photos, and 1 map held by a strap to the rear board. Large closed tear to one of the pages of black and white photos. Former owners name written on ffep. TEXT IN GERMAN.
Leipzig: Druck und Verlag von Breitkopf & Hartel, 1920-1922. Early reprint. Three volumes, octavo. Green olive spine with black lettering for each volume. Shelf-wear at headband of each spine with a small closed tear at the cloth covering the top of the spine for volume 1. Several soiling spots to spine of volume 1. Slight shelf-wear overall to covers at the corners. Binding intact for each volume. Edition notation inked at bottom of title page of volume 1. Title page and several subsequent pages of volume 3 bumped near the bottom of the fore-edge. Foxing to top text block edge and fore-edge of volume 1, other text block edges of each volume generally age-toned but clean overall. Text of pages age-toned for each volume but generally clean, with very sporadic underlining and marginalia. Volume 1 to 512pp, volume 2 to 531pp, volume 3 to 406pp.
Bratislava: Eosverlag, 1936. Large Octavo; pp 596; G+/no-DJ; beige spine with black design, no text; buckram has some age toning to exterior edges, moderate wear to boards; text block has light foxing to edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; profusely illustrated; interior clean; German text.
Berlin: Akademie-Verlag Berlin, 1989. Octavo; VG+/no-DJ; Spine is yellowed white with black text, edge wear to head and tail of spine; Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing to corners, general scratches and marks, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has minimal signs of handling, content is clear, binding is strong, map attached to back pastedown is clear; pp 484.
Gottingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 1972. Text in German; Octavo; VG- condition paperback; Yellow spine with black text; Covers are age toned and have some light foxing and minor edge wear, insides covers have foxing, inside of front cover has former owner's name, school, and a date in pencil, binding is strong; Textblock age toned, interior clean; 142 pp.
Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft, 1975. Octavo; pp 862; VG-; beige spine with green text; cloth has slight wear to exteriors, some spotting to spine, light sunning to exterior; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, pevious owner's book plate and name to front pastedown, light pencil toward middle; German text;.
Wein, Leipzig, Zurich: Herbert Reichner Verlag, 1937. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Orange spine with dark red text; Cloth has moisture staining along head edges, slightly sunned spine and wear along edges, and other incidental smudges, but panels are sturdy and stable; Text block shows wear such as light soiling on exterior edges with slight writings on verso of ffep, and on rear pastedown, however binding is good. German text.
Stuttgart: Robert Lutz, 1901. Octavo; vg/none; burgundy leather spine with 4 raised bands and gilt titles; half-bound w/black marbling; all text edges with spider-veined marbling; ex library, bookplates; ex libris, signature;minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; light general toning; 377 pp.; frontispiece; endpapers and fore-edge, foxing and toning starts; all edges, wear and chipping; spine, crown and foot, chipping and loss; else very good; ---TEXT IN GERMAN SCRIPT.
Koln: Kiepenheuer & Witsch, 1961. First German Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; white and black spine, black lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, general soiling, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges; boards strong, general edgewear, bumping on front tail edges, rubbing and bumping on front fore corners and spine edges, sticker on front pastedown, penciling on front end paper, browning in interiors; text block very slightly age toned, occasional foxing in interior, foxing around exterior edges; First German Edition; written in German; 157pp.
Berlin: Verlag Ullftein & Co., 1920. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Off-white spine without text; Slipcase has detached along rear edge and has heavily sunned & rubbed exterior and fraying wear along edges; Off-white paper covering boards and has tears at front & rear head edges as well as 2 small tears at rear tail edge, general wear on exterior with moderate smudges and rubbing along edges; Boards have darkened slightly due to age more so around exterior edges, spine shows slight foxing and very minor edge wear, but panels are quite strong and without defect rubbing on exterior with otherwise clean, strong and intact panels; Text block has slight shelf wear but text pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 150. German text.
Seoul, South Korea: National Folk Museum of Korea, 2006. First Edition. Oblong octavo, 346 pages, VG-; dark gray faux-pressed paper boards, black and bright silver lettering: mild bumping to corners; mild wear to text-block, scuffing to bottom edge; interior clean, replete with photographs and other graphics; text in Korean, German, and English; complete copyright information in Korean, some copyright information also in German; fraying to silk ribbon; shelved Front Table.
Stuttgart and Leipzig, Germany: German Publishing House, 1906. Hardcover Super Octavo; VG; Red Spine Gilt Text and Tooling; Boards clean with general shelf ware. Rubbing on certain corners and edges. Chipping on bottom fore edge corners; Text block age toned but clean. Ex-Libris plate on front paste down; pp 416. 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.
Munich: Carl Hanser, 1966. 10mo; G/G; beige spines with black text; 3 volumes; cardboard slipcase shows age toning toward edges; rubbed, worn corners; dust jackets have moderately rubbed exteriors; minor wear to edges; lightly sunned spines; cloths have slight sunning to spines; exterior boards clean; text blocks show light shelf wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; previous owner's name to pastedowns; [GERMAN text].
Munchen: Verlag Georg D.W. Callwey, 1978. Large Octavo; pp 319; VG/G; black spine with white and blue text; dust jacket shows some rubbing to exterior; minor chips to fore corners; cloth shows very light sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; German text; arts - German.