London: Metheun & Co., Ltd, 1982. first edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Dark tan spine with silver text; Cloth has slightly sunned exterior, wear at corners and minor edge wear, overall are panels strong and intact; Text block shows slight shelf wear on exterior edges with light writing on front end paper, otherwise unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 304.
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1970. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Purple spine with white and pink text/title; blue illustration of bird with a book on the spine on the bottom; dustjacket is mostly clean but has some mild edgewear by the spine and edges (mild creases and noted rubbing by the edges); boards are strong and clean; gift inscribed by author 2 pages before the title page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 261.
London, Great Britain: Hugh Evelyn, 1968. UK Printing. small 8vo. VG/VG-. light ivory, toning moderate to glossy DJ spine with mid-spine blue segment, small black capitals for titling. light brown toning frames the moderately worn DJ, with few closed tears to edges of jacket front, less to jacket rear. light blue clothbound HB, with small stamped gilt titles. spine tip, tail and outer edges are worn lightly. inscribed by prior owner in ink on right fep. frontispiece and few illustrations in b/w on glossy stock. 116 pp. ISBN# 238788180.
India: Oriental Publishers, 1973. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; G+/No-DJ; Spine is green with gold text; Boards have some rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, scratches and scuffs, joints and hinges are sensitive; Text block has general signs of handling, binding is sensitive, age-toning, content is clear; pp 550.
Edinburgh, Scotland: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1913. First Edition. Small Octavo; VG-/No-DJ; Brown spine with gold text; Boards have shelfware and fraying and discoloration around the corners, spine in early stages of cracking; Front pastedown includes stamp from previous seller, front free end paper discolored and includes discription from previous owner,hinge is cracked after half title page, back free end paper discolored, textblock clean; pp 370.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. Paperback reprint. Paperback octavo. Good with no dust jacket. Blue and green spine with white lettering. Moderate shelf-wear to wrapper panels. Two dark pen marks to bottom of front panel corner. Binding intact. Text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 407pp. Volume 1 only.
Kunming, Yunnan, China: Yunnan Science and Technology Press, 2000. Folio; good-/good; dj, matte black spine with mostly white and red text; dj, moderate shelf wear and scuffing; HB, green cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; sewn-in ribbon bookmark; illus.: figures; tables; 1033pp. NOTE: Title page missing. Price reflects this condition.
Washington D.C. United States Government Printing Office, 1991. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Spine is matte red with gold text; Boards have general shelf wear, edge-wear, some scratches and marks, bumping and rubbing to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, content is clear; pp 706.
St. James Place, London: Collins, 1964. First edition. Octavo. VG with good+ dust jacket. Multicolor (orange, white, blue) bands on the spine with black lettering. Rubbing and age-toning to dust jacket with shelf-wear along the top and bottom edges of dust jacket spine. Covers, binding, page edges, and text pages generally very good. 224pp.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company Inc., 1971. First edition. Thick octavo. VG- in VG- price-clipped dust jacket. Olive spine with red, white, and blue lettering. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by the authors on the half-title page. Book spine slightly cocked. Slight rubbing to dust jacket panels. Covers clean. Owner marking to front free end paper. Pages age-toned but otherwise clean and unmarked. 336pp.
New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1971. First Edition. Octavo; good/good; dj, brown spine with white, blue, and red text; dj, moderate shelf wear and chipping; small hole, middle of rear fold; front fold, bent; price clipped; HB, blue cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; head edge, tinted red; fore and tail edges, spotted; endpaper maps; 336pp. SBN 393-05440-3. INSCRIBED by Mr. Kalb on half-title page.
Washington, D.C. United States Government Printing Office, 1998. First Edition Thus. Octavo; 809pp; bound in full burgundy buckram cloth; gilt titles and seal of the Department of State of the United States gilt on spine and embossed on top board; very good copy; clean and unmarked. (These volumes constitute the official foreign policy of the United States of America).
Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2004. First. Octavo; VG-/VG-; black spine with white and deep blue text; dustjacket has light edgewear, small stain to front cover with sticky residue from previous bookseller sticker, front flap also has small stain with sticky residue as a result of previous bookseller sticker, otherwise dustjacket is clean; boards are strong and clean; textblock has red stamp to bottom edge, otherwise clean; 368pp.
Dublin: Irish University Press, 1974. first edition. Octavo; VG-/G+; White spine with blue text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has light rubbing wear on exterior with general edge wear, otherwise intact; Cloth has minor wear at spine edges with clean and strong panels; Text block shows slight wear due to age & handling, but pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 325.
Melbourne: The Macmillan Company of Australia Pty Ltd, 1978. First Edition. Octavo; pp 468; G/G; ivory spine with dark green text; dust jacket has light toning to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows light wear to exterior; slightly bowed boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, some foxing to exterior head edge; interior clean; illustrated.
Washington, DC: Royal Thai Embassy, 2009. Fifth Edition, Limited Printing (No. 0884). square 4tos., 173 pp. [Vol. 1], 241 pp. [Vol. 2, appendices and bibliography unpaginated]; VG in a VG- slip case; gray cloth-covered spine and boards with white and gilded lettering; gilded sword illustration on front boards, both volumes; very slight shelfwear to edges of boards; interiors clean; endpapers protected by plastic inserts; light scratch on front board of Vol. I; stated "0884" on limitation page, both volumes; light scratching and rubbing to slip case; bilingual (Thai and English language); shelved Alcove 1.
New Brunswick, Oxford: Transaction Books, 1988. First edition. Octavo. VG- in VG- dust jacket. Beige spine with blue lettering. Slight discoloration to DJ panels at the edges. Covers slightly mottled, as printed. Binding intact. Several discoloring marks to the fore-edge of the text block, otherwise text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 421pp. Volume 2 only.
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.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1947. First Edition. Octavo; pp 213; G/Fair; gray/tan pictorial spine with red text; dust jacket shows some sun fading to exterior; chip to spine head edge; some rubbing wear to corners; tape mends to edges; mylar wraps; cloth clean; slightly sun darkened spine; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; light foxing to endpapers; interior clean;.
Cabin John, MD: Seven Locks Press, 1988. Signed; Octavo; VG/VG-; White spine with red and black text. DJ has wear, small closed tear on front and rear, rubbing on edges; Boards have rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting, half title page is signed by author; pp 170.
New York, NY: St. Martin's Press, 1992. First U.S. Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG. black glossy DJ spine with light ivory titles. rust/ivory pictorial background illustrates jacket front under bold black capitals. light edgewear, a touch to corners and slight curl. black HB has gold-stamped type, neat adjacent boards, tightly bound interior appear skimmed, no marks or writing. edges, smooth and unblemished all sides. 269 pp. ISBN# 0312066031.
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.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1989. Octavo; pp 317; G/G; blue spine with gray and white text; dust jacket shows moderate wear to exterior; some slight wear to edges; cloth has moderate wear to exterior; light soiling to boards; lightly rubbed edges; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by author.
Washington, DC: United States Government Printing Oiffice, 1993. US Printing. Qto. VG/ -no DJ. maroon clothbound HB with spine title segmented; small uppercase gold titling centered between decorative thin bands. blind stamped borders frame the adjacent boards, unabraded with centered agency seal on cover. bright white textblock, clear and excellent interior, all sheets neatly aligned, compact build, very clean, solid binding. 1128 pp. ISBN# 0160511968.
London, Great Britain: Elliott and Thompson, 2011. First Elliot and Thompson Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG. wispy light gray tones cover the DJ spine strip and jacket panels; spine tilting in dark blue and black separated by tiny blue/gilt symbol. small montage of photos and more lightly illustrate the covers. purple clothbound HB with silver stamped titling centered upon spine. neat, purple all around HB exterior. 362 pp. ISBN# 9781907642029.
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.
Barcelona and Madrid: Lunwerg Editores, 2003. Small Quarto; pp 189; VG-/paperback; grayish tan spine with black and red text; covers shows slight wear to exterior; mild edge wear; intact panels; faux flaps; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; Spanish text;.
n.p. American Heritage Press/Workman Publishing Co., Inc., 1971. Facsimile Edition. Octavo; pp 928; G/Fair; dark beige/black spine with beige and black text; dust jacket has noticeable rubbing wear to exterior; small chips to corners; cloth has slightly sunned spine; panels clean; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; slight toning toward edges;.
New York, NY: Grove Press, Inc. Second Printing. 8vo. VG/G. short solid black DJ spine with white title, sunned red authors and tiny white capitals for publisher at tail end. lightly frayed and whitish along perimeter, tiny cuts and closed tears count as heavy edgewear, though most is chafing along the perimeter past the concentrated wear at DJ spine ends. rubbing upon the front bold purple, black bordered jacket design dulled, appears whitish, rear panel has yellow tinge, originally rear was ivory. HB is black clothbound, stamped with gold lettering and spine ends a touch worn. boards are evenly hued black, acceptable corners. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. binding intact, generally read and much handled. no notation or spots within the volume. some text interior sheets are discolored from slipped in newsprint or cards, p. x of preface to p. 15 of volume. neat HB in good DJ, under clear protective cover. 243 pp. ISBN # 0394475844.
New York: Dial Press, 1967. Octavo; First printing; G-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with blue and black print; DJ has small tears to edges and flap folds, peripheral tanning, toning to spine, shelfwear; Boards in grey paper, mild peripheral tanning, toning to spine, spotting to edges, small stain to bottom edge; Text block has stains to pages xii-xiii, annotation in ink on page 31, mild tanning to endpapers; xxxii, 109 pages.