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Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Ltd. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Navy blue spine with gilt text; Cloth has slightly rubbed & sunned exterior with minor edge wear otherwise, panels are sturdy and intact; Text block's exterior edges shows darkening due to age with some light foxing on edges and first & last few pages, deckled edge, slight cracking along hinges between pastedowns and end papers, otherwise pages are unmarked; previous owner's label on front pastedown; pp 310.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1978. Octavo; VG/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine purple with white and blue print; DJ has edgewear, tears at spine caps and flap folds, some rubbing and slight spotting, price-clipped; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean, mild wear to spine caps; Textblock clean; vii, 500 pages, illustrated.
West Germany: Druckerei Holzer, Weiler im Allgau, 1978. Editions Medicina Rara, 525/2300. Quarto; VG Hardcover bound in rag paper with leather spine, copy 525/2800 copies in slip case; Tan, frayed slip case; Heavy shelf wear to slip case, fraying at corners and along surfaces and corners; Cover boards are strong and clean,black leather spine with gilt, gilt design on front cover; Binding solid, pages unmarked; Text block clean, black and red text with illustrations.
New York, NY: Kundalini Research Foundation, 1977. First Edition, Indian Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. ivory DJ spine with bold black uppercase title between auburn author and publisher. gently chipping tip and tail, pictorial covers' corners as well. bright red clothbound HB with stamped gold titling, with matching, thick cloth panels. darkened fep/ffep hinge area; toning to adhesive. skimmed lightly, with a few drawings, main textblock is unmarked. 108 pp.
Athens: 1939. Book's cover and title page state that this work was "Privately Printed at Athens, Greece"; Octavo; Fair condition / no-DJ paperback; Book is split at spine into two pieces, one signature in the middle (pages 289 - 304) has separated from both pieces, covers have edge wear, incl. a long and thin chip top edge of front cover, tiny closed tears at edges, top and bottom edges of spine have chips, part of the cover on spine has come off near upper right, covers are age toned, front cover has a few small, faint spots near upper left; Textblock age toned, some foxing in interior near top edges, most pages uncut, half title page has a name, dedication, and a few small figures in blue ink, interior clean; 676 pp.
New York, NY: Arno Press, 1981 [orig. 1897]. Facsimile Reprint Edition. slim 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. black and red toned leatherette with medium faux-grain, tiny gilt-stamped titling upon spine and front board. bright white endpapers, ivory textblock tightly bound. with illustrations. 127 pp. ISBN# 0405135971.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1972. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 252 pages, VG/VG-; white DJ, red/navy blue/black lettering: mild overall wear to DJ, light age-toning to covers (mostly to margins), "$6.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; navy blue cloth boards, bright silver lettering: mild bumping/wear to head and tail; mild wear to margins of boards; scattered fingerprint markings to boards; very mild wear to text-block, very light foxing/age-toning to top, fore- and bottom-edges clean; top corners of pages 13/14 and 51-52 dogeared; section of text circled in blue ink to page 13; marginalia and underlining in blue ink to pages 52-53; INSCRIBED by Ted Kennedy to "President McClosky" to ffep, inscription dated 1972; capital "E" in red ink to ffep, inscription unaffected; EM consignment; shelved Case 5.
First Edition. 8vo, 8 pages; G-; no cover, peripheral tanning, small tears along top edge and bottom edge, some rubbing and spotting, vertical center crease throughout, small tears at center of bottom edge and top edge throughout, mild bumping to all corners; interior clean but for slight spotting, paper age-toned; "Reprinted from Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, Vol. 17, No. 8, page 820, August, 1925."
London; New York; Melbourne: Cambridge University Press, 1978. First Edition. Octavo; vg/vg-; dj, glossy black spine with white and red text; dj, chipping at the spine and folds; half-inch closed tear, head edge of front cover, near spine; former owner's name, ffep; HB, black cloth spine with silver text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; former owner's name, ffep; pencil underlining, chapters 5 and 14 of 15 chapters; illus.: figures, tables; 581pp.
New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 1995. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. light teal, solid DJ spine with black uppercase titles, with b/w publisher logo at tail. light teal/silver jacket front with overlay b/w titles. edgewear along jacket rear, curled upper edge. pastel teal clothbound HB with dark gray imprinted title lettering between neat ends, solid adjacent boards. interior binding secure, clear textblock and outer edges. 331 pp. ISBN# 1560002204.
Philadelphia and London: W.B. Saunders Company, 1926. Octavo; pp 1106; G-/no-DJ; navy blue spine with gilt lettering; cloth has scratches to exterior; wear and fraying to corners and edges; 1.5 inch tear to front gutter toward head edge; panels are intact; text block has age toning to exterior edges, ex-library with label adhered to front pastedown, library stamps to end papers and pastedown, fraying edges to title page; date written on title page; cracking between first few pages to front hinge; text pages unmarked; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Gregg International Publishers Limited, 1971. Facsimile reprint. Thin octavo. VG with no dust jacket. Green spine with gold lettering. Several small scuffs to the covers, particularly to the rear cover at the top of the exterior hinge. Binding strong. Text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 216pp.
New York, NY: Oxford University Press, Inc., 2009. US Printing. Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. dark purple glossy HC spine has white capitals for title, tiny lilac authors and black tipped tail with white publisher. light rubbing, superficial imperfections to HC panels. enlarged bold white title, subtitle and full authors surround anatomical graphic of figure. spot-free white endsheets. numbered figures and color images within the chapters. above average shape overall. 153 pp. ISBN# 9780195393644.
Hagerstown, New Yor, San Francisco: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1977. First edition. Thick Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Blue spine with silver text; Boards have moderate shelf wear such as rubbing on exterior & corners, otherwise sturdy & strong; Text block has slight shelf wear, smudges due to handling, pages are unmarked; pp 1371. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Washington, DC: AFIP : Armed Forces Instiutute of Pathology, 1992. US Printing. Qto. VG/ - no DJ. light blue wraps spine with tiny black lettering for title, author, publisher. gentle edgewear, slick with fine grain texture. titling enlarged and centered on wraps front with large black on gold sticker. prior owner signature on title page. interior glossy stock is clear and excellent, includes 341 figures in b/w. authors initials on fore-edge. 262 pp. ISBN# 11881041026.
New York and London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1916. First Edition. 12mo., vii, 186pp., 6pp ads; VG-; spine green cloth with faded gilt lettering; small stains to front board; rear board fore edge has some paper remnants attached; small waterstain on middle of fore edge from pages 117-end, water reaches text on page 147; no writing or underlining; presumed first printing, as copyright page has no further printings listed; Motte began her nursing career as a tuberculosis nurse in Baltimore and then served as an army nurse in Europe during World War I. The Backwash of War is based on the diary she kept during that time. Due to its graphic depictions and presumed unpatriotic attitude, it was suppressed in the United States, and not republished until 1934, although there was a British edition in 1919; shelved case 10.
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1976. Octavo; G Hardcover; Blue spin with Gold text; Boards shaken, bumping to corners, bumping along head edge of front cover, some edgewear, moderate shelfwear, otherwise clean; Textblock has writing in pen on rear pastedown, some age toning, foxing on most pages and along edges; 604 pp.
Chicago: Health Administration Press, 1996. Signed; Octavo; VG/VG; Black spine with white text. DJ has general shelf wear, but no tears; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting, a loose card is signed by author placed within title page; pp 465.
Jerusalem and New York: Feldheim Publishers, 1995. Octavo; pp 180; VG-/G; black spine with blue/green/ivory text; dust jacket has slight wear to edges, exterior has light sunning, rubbing to exterior, slightly bumped corners; cloth shows light sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
New York: Harper & Row Publishers, 1981. Revised first edition. 12mo; G/G; Off-white spine with black text; Dust jacket has 0.5 inch closed tear at front top edge, slight frayed edges at spine, price clipped front flap, sunned spine and slightly rubbed & age toned exteriors; Boards have slight shelfwear, otherwise strong; Textblock is slightly age toned with light foxing on exterior edges; pp 277.
New York, NY: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1937. US Printing. 8vo. VG- / - no DJ. dark red clothbound HB with small centered gilt uppercase titling at opposite ends. gently worn ends and a bit fraying from stress evident at panel corners/edges. prior owner inscribed on right fep. light tonal discoloration to fep/ffep. sheet length cracked between half-title and frontispiece, binding material visible. fully illustrated with 87 titled figure illustrations within textblock or on off-white plates.as is. 523 pp.
Minnetonka, MN: Learning Strategies Corporation, 2006. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; green spine with beige and dark green text; Levels 1 and 2 with 6 CDs in sleeves; hard cover 3- ring binder has slight wear to exterior; small scratch to front joint; strong panels; text block consists of loosed pages in binder; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
London: J. Murray, 1792. Fifth Edition. 8vo., 357pp., [8pp. index]; VG; spine paneled brown leather with a maroon label and gilt lettering; spine rebound; boards have some shelfwear, gilt patterned edges; marbled endpapers; mild foxing and fingerprint marks, primarily isolated towards the beginning of the volume; interior clean of markings; shelved case 10.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1976. Octavo; G/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with black print; DJ has mild edgewear; Boards in blue cloth with silver print, clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, light amount of pen and pencil annotation, else clean and tight; xii, 324 pages, illustrated.
Birmingham: The Classics of Medicine Library, 1979. Quarto; VG+/no-DJ; hardcover; both volumes' boards strong, ex library plates on interior front cover; both volumes' text blocks clean gild edges; 2 volumes [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc, 1984. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Cream spine with black text; Light shelf wear to dust jacket, minor fraying at corners; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid, [SIGNED BY AUTHOR] on front free end page; Text block clean, vivid color illustrations; 223 pp.
New York, NY: Henry Holt & Company, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover Octavo; VG/VG;Author's signature on first title page; DJ shows minor general shelf ware,sunning on head and tail edges, bump on tail edge of back cover, light chipping or rubbing on some corners, otherwise fine; Splashing on head and tail edges of boards, otherwise clean; Text block shows splashing as well -likely cooking stains- age toned, otherwise clean; pp 291.
1983 (estimated). Octavo. Good/softcover; White spine with blue text/title; covers have multiple moisture exposure staining with mild edgewear; small slightly torn area on the front cover near the binding; pen writing on the front free end page; binding is strong; textblock has moisture exposure staining along the bottom edges of most pages. Pp. 180.
New York: Raven Press, 1982. Octavo; G+/G; Spine is shiny green with white text; DJ has general shelf wear, scuffs and marks, some creasing, several small open and closed tears, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, minor scuffs and marks, joints and hinges are strong, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, faint age-toning, content is clear; pp 417.
London, Great Britain: Chatto & Windus / The Hogarth Press, 1984. UK Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG. solid black DJ spine with large, bold yellow title in capitals with author in white. superficial wear and rubbing to b/w pictorial jacket front and rear. HB is charcoal black, gilt-stamped, panel corners bumped lightly. frontispiece faces title page and 8 b/w plates on glossy stock follow page 144. ivory textblock very clear, edges likewise. prior owner's stamp on half-title sheet. 304 pp. ISBN# 0701126833.
Philadelphia and London: W. B. Saunders Company, 1945. First. Octavo; G/no-DJ softcover; tan-grey spine with dark olive text; covers have considerable age toning, discoloration, and staining; front paste-down has pencil marks in upper left corner, small bookplate from previous owner, page 148 has 1 inch red crayon streak in margin, enclosed between pages 148 and 149 is a compliments card from publisher, page 148 and 149 have light foxing where card rested against paper, general textblock has some yellowing to margins, darkened edges with foxing; 727pp.
Ithaca, NY and London: Cornell University Press, 1975. First Edition. [Oversized, 17lb boxset. Extra shipping funds necessary for Expedited/International shipping. Economy shipping unavailable] Five slipcased quarto hardcovers in brick-colored cloth boards, all volumes VG+/No DJ as issued . The following characterizes all volumes: minor shelfwear, minor bumping to head and tail of spine. Protective mylar cover is wrapped around each volume, and the mylar cover has some chipping/abrading at the head and tail of the spine for all volumes. Slipcase is in G+ condition: shelfwear, edgewear, splitting at rear top edge. Binding intact and text clean in all volumes. Part of the series Cornell Publications in the History of Science. ISBN for the set: 0801408024. Periods and contents covered by the individual volumes are as follows: Volume I: 1658-1669. Letters 1-214 Volume II: 1670-1683. Letters 215-431. Volume III: 1684-1688. Letters 432-724. Volume IV: 1689-1692. Letters 725-981. Volume V: 1693-1694. Letters 982-1079. Literature Cited. Index. [Spines have brick background and gilt text. Shelved under Fiction Review Table].
Madrid: Espasa-Calpe, S.A. Mixed Editions. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; red/black spines with gilt text; 10 Volumes: v. 1, Prologos, pp 1078 ; v. 2, Discursos, pp 621 ; v. 3, Conferencias, pp 1042 ; v. 4, Articulos y Otros Trabajos, pp 1195 ; v. 5, Biografias, pp 1005, ; v. 6, Biografias, pp 1197 ; v. 7, Biografias, pp 662 ; v. 8, Ensayos, pp 720 ; v. 9, Ensayos, pp 707 ; v. 10, Idearium, pp 653 ; cloths have slight sunning to exteriors; minor wear to exteriors otherwise; slight white marks to tail exterior edges; small chip to front joint of v. 10; strong boards; text blocks shows slight soiling wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; marbled endpapers; frontispiece to each volume; illustrated; Spanish text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: MD Publications, 1956. Octavo: VG/no-DJ: Red spine with "International Symposium" in gold text: Ex libris: Boards are strong and clean with mild shelfwear, previous owner's name in gilded text on bottom right corner of front board, address sticker from previous owner on front pastedown: Textblock is speckled by the publisher, pages clean and unmarked: 181 pp.