Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Sunned beige-grey spine with burgundy text; Heavy shelf wear and age to dust jacket which is in 'as is' condition, Sunned borders around edges of dust jacket, chipping and fraying to corners and spine edges otherwise jacket intact; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid; Text block clean; 100 pp; Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 69-15684.
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Cranbury: Associated University Presses, 1990. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Off white spine with black text; dust jacket has clear, mylar protective covering and has minor bumps at the tips; dust jacket is edge worn; boards are clean and sturdy; previous owner's inscription is in front free end-paper; text block is slightly discolored but clean; 179p.
New York: Oxford University Press, Inc., 1993. Octavo; VG-/VG; Pink spine with off-white text; Dust jacket has lightly sunned spine and slight wear otherwise; Sticker on rear; Cloth has lightly sunned exterior with minor wear at edges; Text block shows minimal shelf wear with writing and underlining from mid-text forward, tight binding; pp 407.
London: John Russell Smith, 1865. 12mo; G-/no-DJ; sunned burgundy spines with gilt text; 4 volumes; original publisher's cloths have some chipping to head and foot spine edges; rubbing to corners; other moderate wear to exteriors; sturdy boards; text blocks show slight age toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; deckled edges; slight cracking to gutters;.
London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1957. First UK Edition. Octavo; VG+/no-DJ; spine is faded maroon with gilt lettering; boards strong, clean, minimal edgewear, no marks or stains; textblock clean, minimal wear, light foxing on top edge, stamp on bottom edge, light foxing on pastedowns and free end papers, no writing/markings, no highlighting/underlining. pp. 146.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1918. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; maroon spine with no text; cover has rubbing, slight sunning, bending in corners; textblock has age toning, edgewear, stamps on front endpaper, title page and page 19, small open tear on head edge of page iii, otherwise clean; pp 641.
Boston: S. E. Cassino, 1882. Cambridge Edition. 8vos., 10 volumes; VG; 3/4 bound with brown leather, marbled boards; paneled spines with gilt lettering and tooling; mild rubbing to marbling, bumping and wear to corners, heads and tails of spine; marbled endpapers; top edges of text blocks gilt; small sticker of previous owner on all ffeps; titles are Faust 1, Faust 2, The Dramatic Works, Poems, Sorrows of Werther, Letters and Travels, Autobiography 1, Autobiography 2, Wilhelm Meister 1, Wilhelm Meister 2; Autobiography 1 has the gutter on the pastedown completely open, but the front board is still attached to the spine; set measures 14 1/2"; heavy, please contact for shipping costs; shelved above Ancient Greece.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1969. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Blue spine with silver text; Boards straight and strong, some very light wear at bottom of spine and corners of boards, pastedowns lightly age toned, back pastedown has a few thin wrinkles in surface going down vertically from top to bottom, book's binding is strong; Textblock interior clean; 292 pp.
New York: Barnes & Noble, Inc., 1961. Octavo; VG-VG; Hardcover with dust jacket; Silver grey spine with black text; Book has clear, protective mylar covering; Dust jacket has moderate smudges to the front and the rear; Boards are clean and sturdy; Book is ex-libris with embossment of previous owners; Front free end-paper has a minor tan; otherwise text block is clean; 346p.
Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1976. Octavo; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with black print; DJ has small tears at spine ends and flap corners, surface tear to front, toning to spine and flap folds, mild shelfwear; Boards in tan cloth with black print, slight bump to spine head, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for name in ink on front flyleaf; 256 pages.
Austin, Texas: Humanities Research Center / University of Texas at Austin, 1974. Limited Edition, 1200 copies. 8vo., 240pp.; VG/VG-; spine tan cloth with black lettering; wrapped in original acetate jacket, some chipping to corners, tail of spine; small stain to fore edge of text block; interior clean; small stamp of previous owners name on ffep; KT consignment; shelved case 2.
London, Great Britain: Quartet Books Limited, 1992. First UK. 8vo. VG/VG. black DJ spine with orange outlined ivory titling, mid-spine white author and small orange publisher logo just above tail. jacket front is a glow in a golden orange image of a decorative archway. black clothbound HB with silver imprinted titling, adjacent black panels neatly cornered. clean ivory textblock, slim ivory edges, all sides unblemished. above average condition overall. 234 pp. ISBN# 0704370271.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1945. Octavo. VG/Good DJ; Tan spine with black text; dustjacket is mostly clean but has moderate edgewear and is torn in multiple locations but tears do not extend past 1.3 inches diagonally; some foxing and age-toning along the dj; dj has been price-clipped on the inside flap; boards are strong and clean; pen writing on the front free end page; binding is strong; foxing along the fore-edge; textblock is clean.
New York and London: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 2012. Reprinted. Octavo; Fair/paperback; black/red/blue/brown multicolored spines with white text; 6 volumes: vol. A, The Middle Ages [ISBN 9780393912494]; vol. B, The Sixteenth Century/The Early Seventeenth Century [ISBN 9780303912500]; vol. C, The Restoration and the Eighteenth Century [ISBN 9780393912517]; vol. D, The Romantic Period [ISBN 9780393912524]; vol. E, The Victorian Age [ISBN 9780393912531]; vol. F, The Twentieth Century and After [ISBN 9780393912548]; covers have slight rubbing wear to exterior; small sticker to rear; thumbed corners; minor chip to edge of vol. C; text blocks show some soiling to exterior edges, as is; ex-library with stamps to exterior edges; some volumes have stickers and sticker residue to exteriors; pictorial endpapers; light ink to first page of vol. D; interiors shows some highlighting and underlining; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1992. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Cream with shades of grey spine and deep purple text; Moderate shelf wear to dust jacket, minor rubbing along surfaces, jacket now protected in Mylar cover; Moderate wear to boards, slight fraying along edges otherwise strong and clean, binding solid; Text block clean; 249 pp.
London: Chapman & Hall, 1899. First edition. Two octavo volumes. Hardcover in dark green cloth, gilt-stamped illustration on front boards, gilt-stamped spine titles, top edges gilt. Featuring 350 engravings by artists such as: Robert Seymour, Buss, H.K. Browne (Phiz), Leech, "Crowquill", Onwhyn, Sibson, Heath, Sir John Gilbert, R.A., C.R. Leslie, R.A., F.W. Pailthorpe, Charles Green, R.I. Very good; some rubbing to corners and spine ends; foxing to pastedowns and endpapers. [Multi-volume set. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Leicester: Leicester University, 1955. First Edition. Second impression in 1963. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Tan spine with black text; DJ shows some edgewear with small open tear on spine and bottom rear cover, soiling on tail ; Boards show moderate/heavy soiling on tail of exteriors and lighter on pasteboards; Binding strong; 132pp.
California: University of California Press, 1983. English Edition. 8vo. VG-/VG-. light green glossy DJ spine with fading brown titling from head to tail. panel shelfwear shows along with creases and mild wear to edges. lightly nicked to middle of left spine. brown clothbound HB with stamped gold titling. green/white decorative map endpapers. textblock is mildly bumped at bottom right corner. bright white textblock with 79 illustrations. 264 pp. ISBN# 0520049233.
London: John Murray, 1852. First Edition. 12mo; G+/no-DJ; hardcover; black and red spine, gild stamp text; boards strong, general shelfwear, significant edgewear, significant rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, separation along hinges, ex-library plate and card holder on interior board, sticker on rear interior board; text block age toned, occasional light soiling, ex-library stamp on exterior head edge, penciling and penned signature on first blank and facing page; First Edition; 195pp.
Hamden: Archon Books, 1972. Octavo; G+/VG-; orange spine, black lettering; dust jacket has some shelfwear, general edgewear, small closed tears on head edges, small closed tears on spine tail edge, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, soiling spot on front, sticker on spine, spine sun toned; boards slightly bowed, light rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, bumping on rear fore corners, tape glue on front and back, soiling and torn paper on front end paper, paper stuck on rear pastedown, head fore corner of rear end paper torn off, tape marks on tail edges of end papers; text block slightly age toned, stamp on title page, folding on tail fore corner of last pages, minor soiling on verso of last blank, ex-library stamps around exterior edges, soiling around exterior edges; xii, 656pp.
St. Lucia: University of Queensland Press, 1967. Octavo; VG/G+; Hardcover w/ DJ; Spine, cream with brown print; DJ has edgewear, some spotting to flap folds, small tear to bottom of front flap fold; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mild wear to bottom edge and spine caps; Text block has name in ink on title page, mild amount of ink notations through page 23, otherwise clean and tight; x, 193 pages.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1983. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; red spine with gold text; cover has some scuffing, cornerwear, sunning, stickers on spine, binding is strong; textblock has ex library materials on front pastedown and endpaper, stamp on copyright page and last page, otherwise clean; pp 251.
Milwaukee: Marquette University Press, 2006. Octavo; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with black print; Boards in blue glossy illustrated paper with black print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; “Twenty papers presented at the Marquette University Tolkien conference of 21-23 October 2004”; 387 pages.
Knoxville: The University of Tennessee Press, 1985. Octavo; VG-/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, purple with white print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright; Boards in black cloth with purple print, slight wear to spine tail, else clean and strong; Text block has slight spotting to top edge, else clean and tight; viii, 229 pages.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1984. Octavo; VG/VG-; Thick Light green spine with yellow text. DJ has Brodart cover jacket by previous owner, age toning to spine, general shelf wear, small sticker residue on the front, no tears; Boards have light rubbing to edges, minor bumping to corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has DJ taped onto the front/rear paste downs, minor wear to fore edge, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 771.
Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1975. Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Sunned pink spine with white text; Heavy age wear to dust jacket, sunned spine and sunning along edges, rubbing and blemishes to surface of jacket, now protected in Mylar cover; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid, [INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR] on front free end page, ivory toned pages; Light pencil underlining and notes at margin otherwise text block clean; 184 pp.
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1952. Octavo; VG/VG-; Light tan spine with red lines and green text. DJ has Brodart cover jacket, foxing, small surface tear on front, flaps are taped to boards; Boards have light rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing on edges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 224.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1941. Thick Octavo; pp 670; G/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; cloth shows slight sunning to exterior; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows some age toning to exterior edges; interior clean; previous owner's label and name to ffep, as is; previous bookshop's sticker to ffep; frontispiece; cracking to rear gutter.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, Inc., 1945. First Edition. Octavo; pp 537; G+/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; cloth has slight soiling to exterior; moderate rubbing to spine; some wear to corners; text block has age toning toward edges; previous owner's name to front pastedown; small chips to tail edges of title and table of contents pages; tight binding.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1946. Octavo; VG-/G+ Hardcover with dust jacket; Grey, orange and black spine with black text; Dust jacket is shelf worn with minor tears to corners and edges and moderate stains to the rear; Boards have smudges but solid; Both front and rear hinges, and fore edge have age tone; an envelope from the publisher for notes is enclosed in the book; text is clean; 565p.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1968. First Paperbound Edition. Octavo; pp 388; G+/paperback; beige spine with dark yellow text; covers show light sun darkening wear to spine and exterior edges; minor wear to corners; intact panels; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Boston: The Atlantic Monthly Press, Inc., 1917. First. Thin 12mo; Fair/no-DJ paperback; stapled red-brown spine with no text, book contained in plastic sleeve; covers have light edgewear and creasing, moderate age-toning, one 1-inch blue pencil marking to left edge of front cover; textblock detached from binding, edges torn and chipped, pages age-toned but otherwise clean; 21pp. SHELVED IN ROCKVILLE NON-RETAIL AREA.
Tokyo, Japan: The Hokuseido Press, 1927. First. Volume 1: Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Maroon leather spine with gold text; Boards strong, clean, with general shelfwear and edgewear, top corners bumped, rubbing at tail corners, and both ends of spine, spine text and front cover gilt faded with age; Textblock darkened with age, otherwise generally clean, tanning on front and back pastedowns, light foxing peppers textblock, higher concentrations at front and back of text, previous bookseller's book stamp on front pastedown, name of previous owner inscribed on front free endpaper, notation at rear of text suggests a green agate author's seal was included with volumes, however none appears in text, light wave to page, that said, there are no obvious signs of water damage so likely due to humidity, top edge gilt intact with several gouges and scratches, fore and tail edges show signs of wear; pp 1-478. Volume 2: Quarto; G/no-DJ; Faded maroon leather spine with gold text; Boards strong, clean, with general shelfwear and edgewear, boards bow outwards at corners, spine discolored with age, crimping along spine, rubbing at top of spine, spine text and front cover illustration gilt faded with age; Textblock darkened with age, otherwise generally clean, boards sprung, signatures loose, light wave to page, that said, there are no obvious signs of water damage so likely due to humidity, foxing along front and back pastedowns and flyleaves, Japanese-language bookplate affixed to back flyleaf, previous bookseller's book stamp affixed to back pastedown, top edge gilt intact with several gouges and scratches, as well as stains, fore and tail edges show signs of wear, especially at tail edge corner; pp 479-914. Oversized listing, additional S/H needed for expedited/international order. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. Please contact seller with any S/H questions.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1911. Limited Edition. Octavo, 179 pages. Hard cover with no dust jacket, presumably as issued. Limited Edition: Five hundred and seventy-five numbered copies printed at the Riverside Press, Cambridge in September, 1911. This copy is # 570. Tight binding. Pages are uncut at the top. Light age toning to pages, but the text is clean and unmarked. Rough-cut text block on the side. Light shelf wear and rubbing to boards, but is still in a very good condition, and is wrapped in a mylar sleeve for added protection. YF CONSIGNMENT. SHELVED ROCKVILLE NON-RETAIL AREA.