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New Delhi, Thousand Oaks, London: Sage Publications, Inc., 1995. First edition. Octavo; pp 348; VG/VG-; dark pink/orange spine with white text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, light wear to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Ireland: Irish University Press, 1969. Third Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. a heathered, mild orange, glossy DJ spine with small white title and author centered beneath head and segmented by a thin blue/black line; with blue/black publisher just above foot. edgewear is whitish and light around DJ strip ends, edges and corners. some age-toning to flaps and rear. dark green clothbound HB with stamped gold tilting, adjacent sturdy boards. textblock includes frontispiece and 15 titled illustrations. a few specks on the outer edges, the volume is bound well and complete. 480 pp. ISBN# 716505703.
Dublin: Allen Figgis, 1972. Third edition, revised. Quarto; Third edition, revised; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print and centered medallion; DJ has slight tears at spine ends and flap corners, edgewear; Boards in red cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 365 pages, illustrated (color plates), folded map tipped in after last page.
USA / Orig. Great Britain: Kessinger Publishing / Cassell and Company, Ltd., 2004. Facsimile Reprint. thin 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. sunny yellow glossy wrappers spine, no text. yellow frames cover textbox with much enlarged bold black titling; author at bottom right. soft ivory textblock, skimmed and complete in 83 pp. excellent shape. ISBN# 1417964340.
London: The Hakluyt Society, 1974-1976. First edition, second printing. Octavo. VG in VG- dust jacket. Dark blue dust jacket with a white-bordered green panel and black text. Slight shelf-wear to extremities of dust jacket spine. Covers clean, binding strong, text block edges clean. Owner markings to front free end paper. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 365pp. Half-title correction: "Corrigendum to the Half Title This volume is not issued for 1976 but is the second issue for 1974" to replace the year on the half-title and title pages.
New York: D. & J. Sadlier & Co., 1873. Fourth edition. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, purple (faded) with gold print; Boards in purple cloth with gold print, mitred edges, worn corners, tattering to spine caps, small hole in front hinge, staining to back cover; Text block has grey-tinted top edge, spotting to fore edge, clean interior; xiv, 653 pages.
Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, 1969. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 500; VG-/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text to red bar; full title: Types of Naval Officers, Drawn from the History of the British Navy; cloth has light rubbing to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Cambridge: Published in association with the Selden Society at the University Press, 1965. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with blue print; DJ has small tears at spine ends, slight smudging on front and rear, penciled name on rear, age-toned; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, light wear to corners and spine caps; Text block clean and tight, light age-toning to paper; xxiv, 397 pages, frontispiece (port.).
London: Threshold books, 1984. First edition. Thin quarto in dark green hardcovers with vinyl cover; gold gilt on front cover; VG; minimal soiling and good binding; author's signature plate on ffep; pp. 128; includes photographs and drawings throughout; foreword by Princess Anne; shelved in Military section.
London: A. Millar, 1740. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Dark blue spine with gilt text; Half-bound leather and corners with cloth covered panels which have age toned & rubbed edges, missing head and tail spine edges but panels are still attached; Text block shows slight cracking along binding at hinges at pastedowns with foxing on exterior edges and stiff pages which are fully bound and intact; slight writing on half title page verso; pp 197.
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1900. Octavo; pp 439+531; G-; burgundy spines with gilt text; no jackets; 2 volumes; cloths show modest soiling to exteriors; sturdy boards; text blocks have slight age toning to exterior edges; partial cracking to front and rear gutters; interiors lightly toned; deckled edges;.
Sussex, UK: Phillimore & Co. Ltd., 1992. Octavo; unpaginated; VG/VG-; dark beige spine with black and red text; dust jacket has minor wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
London: 1779. First edition. Tall, thick quarto in 3/4 brown moire with brown leather; VG; 6-band spine with gold gilt; moderate soiling and shelf wear on boards; rear board repaired; wear along the edges and corners; clean paper slightly faded with clean text; frontispiece engraving and title page heavily discolored; musty odor; includes 48 pull-out copper plates at the end; MISSING Plate #26 pp. 296; shelved above Case # 2; please contact us for shipping costs.
Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1983. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Black and red spine with gold text; Boards strong, general shelfwear, smudges on front and back covers, spine age-faded and lightly stained; Textblock has multiple passages bracketed in pen, but is generally clean, fore edge of textblock is faintly stained; pp 973.
Boston: L.C. Page & Company, 1904. 12mo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, grey with gold print; Boards in grey cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, fading to spine, spotting, smudging, shelfwear; Text block has gilt top edge, deckled-edged, ink inscription on verso on frontispiece, intermittent spine breaks, some pages uncut, clean text; viii, 307 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
London; Boston & New York: Constable & Company, Ltd; Houghton Mifflin Company, 1926. Large Octavo; pp 311; G/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt and white text; original publisher's cloth shows blind-stamped illustration to front; exterior has slight shelf wear; some sunning to spine; minor rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; frontispiece with tissue guard; mild crack to front gutter; interior clean; deckled fore and tail edges; illustrated;.
New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1973. Octavo; vg/good; dj, white spine with blue text; dj, moderate shelf wear, chipping, scuffing; HB, black cloth spine with gilt lettering; boards, strong, clean; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; B/W photographs; 429pp. Contains a contribution written in the Irish Language.
London: W. Meadows, 1745. Second edition. Octavo; vg+/none; brown leather spine with no text and raised bands; gilt filigree rulings; shelf wear and bumping; edges and joints, chipping and wear; endpapers, toning starts, Front board loose yet not detached; 428 pp., "A table of English Silver Coins with plates," 28 pp.; "A table of English Gold Coins with plates," 4 pp.; index, 12 pp.; boards, use wear; else good.
Boston: Walker, Wise, and Company, 1864. Apparent first edition, four volume edition. Four volume, octavo. Fair+ with no dust jackets. Brown spine with gold lettering for each volume. Rear hinge of volume 1 loose. Stain to top edge margin of volume 1 above the text. Significant staining to front cover of volume 2. Moderate rubbing and staining to covers of volume 4. Volumes 1 and 3 covers good. Shelf-wear to the top and bottom edges of the spine of each volume. Nick to center of spine of volume 3. Paper of each volume age-toned and fragile. Nick to front free end paper of volume 1. Volume 1 to 455pp, volume 2 to 500pp, volume 3 to 575pp, volume 4 to 665pp.
London: Bloomsbury Publishing Limited, 1992. First. Octavo; VG/VG ; Blue spine with gold and white text; DJ has slight self wear and 1/4" tea on top front by spine; Book cover and text block are fine and with no markings or discoloration; pp. 176. Author's account of Royal Air Force career and combat engagement in The Gulf War.
Edinburgh, Scotland: John Donald Publishers Ltd., 1992. Octavo: VG/VG: Red and white spine with white text: DJ is in good condition with mild general shelfwear, scuffing, very small closed tear in upper corner: Boards are strong and clean with some light shelfwear: Textblock is clean and free of markings, folds or tears: 239 pp.
Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, 1987. Octavo; pp 304; VG/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text and decorations to spine; gilt illustration to front and rear; cloth has very slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block has all edges gilt; patterned pastedowns and endpapers; interior clean.
New York: William Sloane Associates, 1956. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Shades of green, yelllow, purples with white and black text; Moderate shelf wear to dust jacket, fraying at corners; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid, toned pages; Deckled and toned text block exterior, text block clean; 440 pp; Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 56-5392.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1928. First. Octavo; vg/none; gray cloth spine with black text on white label; ex libris, name stamp; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 374 pp.; frontispiece, plates, and maps; last pages [345-374], great damage; pp. 369-374, text loss; binding shaken; head-edge, spine, damage; else very good.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1924. Octavo; pp 202; G-/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; gilt and blue illustration to spine and front; blind stamped borders to front; cloth has some rubbing wear to exterior; rubbed corners; text block shows some age toning; heavy foxing to some pages; profusely illustrated; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; slight cracking to front and rear gutters; previous bookshop's sticker to rear pastedown; frontispiece.
London: John Murray, 1903. Octavo; pp 342+372; Fair/no-DJ; green spines with gilt text; 2 volumes; cloths have heavy wear to exteriors; some fraying to spine edges; circular fading spot to front of vol. 1; minor cracking to joints of vol. 1; text blocks show slight age toning to exterior edges; top edges gilt; deckled edges; previous owner's name to ffeps; interiors clean; some foxing to first few pages; slight cracking to front gutters; frontispieces with tissue guards; illustrated.
London: Chatto and Windus, 1901-1909. Various. 8vos., 7 volumes; VG; spine paneled brown with gilt lettering; 3/4 bound in green leather with green cloth boards, spine leather faded to brown; top edge of text block gilt;some staining to parts of text blocks; bumping to corners, heads and tails of spine; Accession of Queen Victoria to the General Election of 1880 in four volumes, Volume 1: 1903, 344pp., Volume 2: 1905, 337pp., a new impression, Volume 3: 1904, 329pp., Volume 4: 1907, 355pp., 1880 to the Diamond Jubilee in one volume, Volume 5: 1901, 409pp., Diamond Jubilee 1897 to the Accession of Kind Edward the VII in two volumes, Volume 6: 1909, 294pp., Volume 7: 1909, 280pp.; shelved next to china.
London: The London Library, 2006. Booklet [8x9]; pp 43; VG/paperback; purple spine with bright green text; full title: Library Book: An Architectural Journey Through the London Library, 1841-2006; covers have mild wear to exterior; minor rubbing to corners; faux flaps; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
Oxford: D.S. Brewer, 1991. Facsimile Reprint. Large Octavo; pp ; G/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; odd volume; severe wear to glassine wraps; minor rubbing to edges; odd volume; boards show lightly sunned exterior; text block has shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 1991. Facsimile Reprint. Large Octavo; G/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; odd volume; severe wear to glassine wraps; minor rubbing to edges; odd volume; boards show lightly sunned exterior; text block has shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1980. First edition. Quarto; G+/VG-; Brown spine with silver and off-white text; DJ has shelfwear, aged, water mark on bottom spine, front flap top is diagonally cut, previous owner's information on FFEP; Boards have brown stains especially along the edges, water damage on bottom spine, otherwise strong, corners good; Textblock is aged, brown spots on half-title, title, and next 2 pages, edges have foxing, slight odor; 85 pp.
Cambridge and Bentley House, London: Cambridge University Press, 1948. Octavo; pp 114; Good; navy spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has some mild wear to exterior; minor smudges; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; tight binding; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean;.
Shrewsbury, England: Quiller Press, 2003. First UK Edition. Quarto; pp 176; VG/VG; red spine with white and blue text; dust jacket has slight shelf wear to exterior; slight curling to edges; cloth has minor rubbing to corners; exterior clean; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
London: Quiller Press Ltd, 1999. First Edition. Quarto; pp 176; VG/G-; white spine with red text; dust jacket has slight shelf wear to exterior; slight curling to edges; cloth has minor rubbing to corners; exterior clean; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; possibly signed by author.
London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1951. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Blue spine with white text. DJ has a Brodart cover jacket, wear, small open tears on spine edges, rubbing on edges, soiling on rear; Boards have rubbing on edges, minor bumping on bottom corner, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has foxing on edges and end papers, inscription by previous owner on front end paper, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 335.
New York: Rizzoli International Publications Inc, 2011. Quarto; VG/VG Hardcover; Cream spine with black text; Light shelf wear to dust jacket, minor creasing at front tail edge, blemish on price label on rear of dust jacket, otherwise dj is mark free; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid; Text block clean, vivid color illustrations; 197 pp.