Hamden: Archon Books, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; grey spine with black text; cover has ex library label pasted to spine, minor bumping in bottom corners, binding is strong; textblock has stamps on head and tail edges, front and back endpapers, peeling and ex library materials on back pastedown, underlining in pencil on a few pages, otherwise clean; pp 168.
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Boston: Otis, Broaders and Company, 1839. Small Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Dark brown spine with gold text; Boards have spotting & light rubbing on exterior panels with wear at corners and along edges, but panels are sturdy; Text block has darkened due to age along exterior edges, stains on front & rear end papers, slight foxing on some pages which are stiff; slight cracking away of front & rear end papers from binding at hinges; pp 295.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1967. Enlarged and Revised Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black print; DJ has slight edgewear and slight smudging, price-clipped; Boards in blue cloth, slight fading/spotting along top edge, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight; 239 pages.
New Delhi: Heinemann Educational Books Ltd., 1971. Octavo: VG/VG: Orange and blue spine with white text: DJ has some scuffing, edgewear, interior side is stained from use and age: Boards are clean and strong with light shelfwear: Textblock has foxing along the exterior and has darkened with age, pages free of folds and tears, light pencil markings throughout: 239 pp.
Bombay: Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, 1967. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, cream with black print; DJ in mylar, slight stains to front, toning to spine; Boards quarter bound with cream cloth to spine and cream paper with black print to boards, slight wear to corners and spine caps, slight stain to cloth on front spine edge; Text block has shaken binding, penciled name on rear pastedown, clean text; xxxiv, 292 pages, maps (some folded).
London: J. Johnson; J. Nichols and Son; et al. 1806. New Edition. 8vos., 10 vols., VG-; three-quarter-bound, blue polished calf (spine age-toned green), blue cloth boards, gilt lettering and motif to five-paneled spines: mild wear with slight material loss to spines, more so to edges (lettering occasionally affected yet legible); liquid staining along hinge of back board to Vol. 1; mild fraying with slight material loss to heads of Vols. 7-8; wear to boards: moderate scratching to cloth of Vols. 1, 5, and 10; liquid staining to top corners of front board to Vol. 2; material loss to leather corners of front boards to Vols. 1 and 6; slight material loss to corners of back boards to Vol. 6; scattered staining with mild rubbing to cloth of back board, Vol. 7; pink staining to cloth of back board, Vol. 8; frontispiece to Vol. 1 only; mild age-toning/foxing to interiors; Riviere bindings; shelved above Case 11.
New York: Stein and Day, 1970. Octavo; VG-/VG; Gold spine with black/white text; DJ has mylar exterior, slight edgewear; Boards strong, minor rubbing to corners, both boards have surface material lightly (0.5") torn on head; Textblock shows few spots on exterior fore edge, strong foxing on exterior head, interior clean; 256pp.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1933. First edition. Small Octavo; Off-white spine with brown text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar, slightly age toned & lightly rubbed exterior with sunned spine; Boards are slightly sunned on spine & edges, otherwise sturdy panels; Text block has darkened slightly along exterior edges and on end paper with deckled fore edge and unmarked pages; pp 223.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1965. Large Octavo; Dust jacket has sunned exterior with tape at all corners and slightly rubbed corners with minimal edge wear, spine head edge has 1 inch closed tear; Boards are slightly rubbed on exterior panels but otherwise strong and intact; Previous owner's name on ffep; Text block shows light edge wear due to handling with lightly age toned pages; pp 204.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1968. first. Small Octavo; VG-/VG-; Dark yellow spine with white text; Dust jacket has light foxing on rear, price clipped; Boards are lightly sunned, otherwise strong; Textblock is slightly age toned with light foxing on pages throughout and on exterior edges; pp 227.
Paris: Marcel Didier, 1966. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with red text; Covers are slightly age toned with some wear along edges and exterior has slight smudges and light staining, creases along spine but overall intact; Text block has darkened due to age with deckled fore edge, rear cover cracking slightly from binding, but pages have good binding; pp 706. French & English languages.
Paris: Librairie José Corti, 1981-1982. Octavo; 2 volumes; G; Paperback; Spine, cream with black print; Covers has some wear to corners and spine caps, slight edgewear, stray pencil marks on front of vol. 2, slight soiling, creasing to spines; Text block for both vols. have name in ink on front flyleaf, vol. 1 has uncut pages, vol. 2 has annotation in pencil and ink throughout; Text in French; CONTENTS: I. L’univers de Zola — II. Jules Verne - Villiers de L’isle-Adam; 2 volumes (539, 423 pages).
Santa Barbara: McNally & Loftin, Publishers, 1969. First Edition. Octavo; pp 189; G/G-; ivory spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows slight soiling to exterior; some sunning to spine; price clipped front flap; cloth shows little wear; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
S. Manship, 1706. Fourth. Octavo 380 pp. hardcover in good condition. Leather bound boards with age shelf wear; bumped, chipped at extremities. Spine starting to loosen between front free end paper and cover page. Spine chipped 1.5cm at tail, rubbed edges, some cracked leather. Covers with some rubbing, and soiling to be expected for a book of this age. Text toned, foxed, all else very good. Hole from insect damage through rear end papers and rear board interior. Text block dyed red, age toned, shelf wear. Spine brown, 4 raised bands, gilt text. Shelve case 9.
Elmwood Park, IL: The Review of Contemporary Fiction, 1985. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Black spine with white text: Covers have general shelfwear, some curling at corners, scuffing and age toning: Textblock has mild smudges, pages are otherwise clean and free of markings, folds or tears: ISSN- 0276-0045: 209 pp.
Elmwood Park: The Review of Contemporary Fiction, 1983. Octavo; pp 248; G-/paperback; black spine with white text; volume 3, number 2; front cover has slight shelf wear to exterior; missing rear cover; mild edge wear; black ink to spine; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1985. Octavo; VG-/VG; light blue spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight wear on exterior; very minor edge wear; overall dj is intact w/clean exterior; cloth has lightly sunned exterior; some slight spotting along spine; otherwise panels are intact & strong; text block shows light wear on exterior edges; tight binding; pp 251.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1969. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; bound in green cloth, gilt lettering; boards strong, some shelfwear, some edgewear, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, ex-library sticker on spine, sun toning along edges and spine, ex-library sticker and insert on front pastedown, ex-library stamps on front end paper and rear pastedown, some separation of front pastedown front boards; text block slightly age toned, penciled text and ex-library stamps on dedication page, ex-library stamps on exterior edges; xxix, 312pp.
Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1978. first edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Copper spine with black text; Dust jacket has slight wear on exterior with minor edge wear; Boards have lightly sunned exterior and slight edge wear with otherwise strong and sturdy panels; Text block has light wear with otherwise unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 268.
London: Oxford University Press, 1966. Octavo; pp 939; G/G-; dark yellow spines with black text; 2 volumes; dust jackets have moderate rubbing to exteriors; some few chips to edges; price clipped front flaps; mylar wraps; cloths have slightly sunned exteriors; light rubbing to edges; strong boards; text blocks have slight tone to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffeps; frontispieces; illustrated; interiors clean;.
Edinburgh: W. & R. Chambers, Limited, 1921. Small Quarto; G-; 1/4 bound brown leather spines with gilt text; burgundy cloth; 3 volumes; exteriors show some soiling; light whitish scratches to exterior; rubbed corners; sturdy boards; text blocks have age toned exterior edges; frontispiece; ex-library with stamps to previous owner's name to half title page of vol. 1; ex-libris bookplates of previous owner to ffep; some cracking to gutters; previous bookshop's stickers to front pastedowns; interior pages clean, endpapers show age toning and light foxing; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1984. UK Printing. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. several reading creases run the olive spine length, with white and black titling. stressed lightly at spine ends and cover corners. a bit thumbed only, flipped through sheets, complete volume, some age-toning and shelfwear to outer edges. 452 pp. ISBN# 08014898937.
Madison, Wisconsin: The University of Wisconsin Press, 1987. First Printing. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. bright medium blue wraps spine has gold-tone main title between smaller white lettering. interior textblock is clean, no marks between smooth glossy covers. volume edges unblemished, all sides. 239 pp. ISBN# 0299110443.
Washington, DC: Library of Congress, 1999. US Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. slim off white spine, partial ridge with dark red and tiny uppercase navy titling. smooth covers, front has enlarged titling in dark red and navy above scanned blue document images. skimmed, with neatly aligned corners and p. 47-p.52 has a small gallery of b/w photos, some b/w images within the textblock. neat edges all sides. 118 pp. ISBN# 0844409766.
Great Britain: Blackwell Publishers, 2000. Reprint. thick 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. black glossy wraps spine, with white and blue titling centered to mid-spine and at foot. a bit thumbed at both softcover corners. light white sheets, mark free interior, exterior edges a smooth white. suitable student copy. 644 pp. ISBN# 0631207538.
New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1969. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. much yellowed DJ spine, with toning framing the adjacent ivory panels. larger navy capitals for title centered between brown author and publisher. edgewear is minor, light abrading to extremities. olive clothbound HB with discoloration to main spine and edges. textblock has occasional pencil and ink marks, volume as is. solidly bound, complete in 318 pp.
University: The University of Alabama Press, 1982. second printing. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Red spine with white text; Boards have minor wear on exterior with lightly rubbed corners, otherwise with sturdy and intact panels; Text block has slight wear on exterior edges with tight binding and unmarked pages; pp 176.
Cleveland: The Press of Case Western Reserve University, 1969. Octavo; VG-/VG-; hardcover; blue spine, white lettering; dust jacket stuck to boards, general shelfwear, some edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, sticker on spine, closed tear on interior front flap, protected by plastic; boards have minor bowing, minor edgewear, ex-library insert and ex-library sticker on front end paper, stamp and markers on front end paper, ex-library sticker on rear pastedown; text block age toned around edges, ex-library stamps and marker on exterior head and tail edges, soiling spot on exterior tail edge; xi, 454pp.
New York: Russell & Russell, 1976. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Green spine with gilded text; Boards straight and strong, boards have some light scuffs, edge wear very light, back board's top left corner has small wrinkle, binding strong; Textblock lightly age toned, front end paper and reverse of title page each have small stamp, textblock edges have some faint foxing, interior clean; 247 pp.
San Francisco: Printed for Williams Andrews Clark, Jr., by John Henry Nash, 1923. Facsimile edition (150 copies). Thin folio in batik slipcase with black and orange silk ribbons; VG/G; case is sturdy and clean but front batik lining is detached and torn on top; first volume with frontispiece in good condition; smaller volume contains a facsimile of the 1827 edition with previous owner's name on title page; all in good condition; not numbered, but one of 150 copies published in 1923; EM consignment. Shelved in Netdesk office, above Ephemera section.
Cambridge and London: The MIT Press, 1973. second printing, first MIT paperback edition. Octavo; G+/no-DJ paperback; Black spine with white & blue text; 2 volume set; Covers have rubbed exteriors and slight edge wear; Text blocks are lightly age toned with slight smudges on exterior edges; Title pages have embossed stamp of previous owner; Vol 2 is cracking at spine between pp 208-209; pp 633.