Rio de Janeiro: Arte Ensaio Editora, 2003. Bilingual Edition. Octavo (landscape); VG+/VG+; spine black with white lettering, green dot near head; dust jacket clean, very sturdy, minor rubbing on bottom edges from shelving, minimal other wear, no marks/stains, no tears; boards strong, very clean, rubbing on bottom corners, bumping on spine tail, minimal other wear; textblock clean, minimal wear, no writing/markings, no underlining/highlighting, full color pages with large photos, WRITTEN IN ENGLISH AND PORTUGUESE.
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Tours: Alfred Mame Et Fils, 1864. Large Octavo, 448 pages; VG; bound in publisher's half cloth of speckled taffeta, spine brown calf with elaborate gilt; mild rubbing and wear to boards; all edges gilt; illustrated with 163 in-text woodcuts and 16 full-page woodcuts from the drawings of W. Freeman and J. Noël.; interior clean; shelved case 10.
Washington: Smithsonian Institution Libraries and The National Science Foundation, 1989. Octavo; pp 248; VG/G; green/ivory spine with ivory and black text; dust jacket shows modest wear to exterior; several chips to edges; lightly toned flaps; mylar wraps; cloth lightly sun faded; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
West Newton: C. J. Maynard, 1918. 12vo; VG-/no-DJ; Grey spine with no text; Boards strong, spine cocked, boards have a few spots and minor edge wear, pastedowns age toned, hinges have thin tears on them, binding is strong; Textblock age toned, textblock head edge has a few small spots, interior clean; 177 pp.
Wainscott, NY & Sedgwick, ME: Pushcart Press, 2006. First Edition. Small Octavo: VG/VG: Gray spine with white text: DJ is clean with mild shelfwear, some foxing to interior: Boards are strong and clean with light edgewear, binding solid: Textblock exterior has some light dust staining to head and fore edges, title page signed by the author, rest of text unmarked: First Edition: 261 pp.
New York: Random House, 1971. First Edition. VG hardcover in VG- Dustjacket, Octavo, full cloth HC, white VJ with black & purple/red lettering, DJ has some wear around edges, small 1.5" cut on front cover; Boards strong, clean, slight cocking to spine; textblock lightly agetoned, clean. inscribed by author to I. F. Stone on front endpaper (see photo).
Stone Harbor, NJ: Meadow Run Press, 1996. First Edition, Second Printing. 8vo., 133 pp., VG; black cloth boards, gold lettering to spine; minimal wear to boards, very light foxing to text-block; interior pristine; boards protected by plastic wrapper, housed in dark green slipcase; black-and-white frontispiece and matte plates by Swan to interior; shelved Sports.
Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California, 1967. Quarto; vg/good+; dj, black text on white band over color undergrowth; HB, green cloth spine with black text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 526 pp.; illus., maps, 205 figures, 25 color plates and tables; dj, lightly sunned; minor chipping; else very good.
Woodstock, VT: Backcountry Publications/The Countryman Press, Inc., 1989. Octavo; pp 309; Good/paperback; blue spine with white text; covers show slightly thumbed corners; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; light dampstaining to tail edges toward front of text pages; previous owner's name inside front cover; frontispiece; illustrated; inscribed by author;.
London: Constable, 1928. Reprint Edition. Octavo; xiv; 64pp; 4pp; bound in full green cloth with gilt titles on top board and spine; fraying and wear to spine ends; less so to corners; a few splash spots to covers; prelims toned; mild scattered foxing; else a very good copy. [Spine; gilt title on green cloth].
Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Geological Survey Fourth Series, Bulletin M 20, 1934. Octavo; VG-/Hardcover; Green spine with gilt text; Heavy shelf wear and age to covers, bumping at the corners, fraying along spine head and base; Binding cocked, damp staining to page corners, age toning to pages; Age toning to text block exterior, text block clean; 729 pp.
Prado Norte, Mexico: Cemex, 1997. First English Edition. Tall quarto; full red cloth hardcover in black photo-illustrated dustjacket; some mild external wear and wrinkling; contents very good; profusely illustrated in color. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. [Spine; white titles on black]. Warning. Book is 12lbs. Can not ship via Economy International shipping. May require additional postage with Expedited/International orders.
New South Wales. Australia: Surrey Beatty & Sons Pty Limited, March 1994. Australian Printing. tall Qto. VG-/VG. light pink and hot pink segments have titling separated, printed in black ink and decorative, thin black striping accents form head to tail. largely illustrated jacket with slim inner flaps. evergreen clothbound HB, imprinted black labels, gilt-stamped titling with gold accent bands. pen/pencil marks with marginal notation, underlining. 2 column textblock, illustrated with color and b/w figures. few small folded corners. as is. volume solid, bound neatly. complete in 404 pp. ISBN# 0949324485.
n.p. United States Department of the Interior, 1946. Large Octavo; pp 392; Fair/paperback; dark beige spine with black text; full title: The Colorado River: A Comprehensive Report on the Development of the Water Resources of the Colorado River Basin for Irrigation, Power Production, and other Beneficial Uses in Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming; covers have noticeable wear to exterior; some black smudges to front; small chips to spine edges; thumbed corners; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; slight cracking to gutters; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Los Angeles, Minneapolis: Design Center for American Urban Landscape, 1989. Folio; pp 102; VG-/paperback; black spiral bound; stiff black boards; gilt lettering to front; some mild rubbing to boards; light toning to interior edges; intact panels; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; inscribed with author's initials to title page;.
San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1973. Folio; VG/VG-; DJ has general shelf wear, no major tears; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has personal inscription and signature of author Charles E. Little, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 128; May require extra pricing for international shipping.
London, UK: Faber and Faber Limited, 1951. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; First Edition; Green-ish spine with blue text; DJ protected by book jacket cover, DJ generally clean with some signs of aging such as fading and a few small stains; Boards strong and clean, textblock darkened and slightly stained with age, but generally clean; pp 118.
Hilton Head Island, SC: H.P. Publishing, Ltd., 2003. First edition. Small Quarto; pp 135; VG/VG; Dark green spine with white text; dust jacket has slight sun fading and light rubbing to exterior, sticker residue to rear, lightly bumped fore corner; cloth has slight wear to exterior, light bumping to fore corner; text block very slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 1995. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG-/no-DJ (as is); Spine is purple with white text; Covers have general shelf wear, rubbing and bumping to corners, age-toning, some scratches and nicks, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 630; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
New York and London: Hafner Publishing Company, Inc., 1968. Facsimile Reprint. Octavo; pp 457; G/Fair; black spine with beige text; reprint of 1949 edition; dust jacket shows chips to edges; lightly sunned spine; mylar wraps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; some rubbing to edges; text block has slight soiling to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York: Press of Styles & Cash, 1902. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, wear to corners and spine caps, blemish to front fore edge, shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on front and rear flyleaves, clean and tight, some age-toning to paper; Includes large color folded map in rear pocket; 124 pages, illustrated.
Los Angeles: Perpetua Press, 1999. Folio; VG-/G+; Black spine with brown text; Dust jacket has some wear along edges such as rubbing on exterior and edges as well as tear at tail spine edge, otherwise intact; Boards has minor rubbing at corners but panels are strong and sturdy; Text block is clean with tight binding; pp 132. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Memphis, Tenn. ArtsMemphis, 2008. First Edition. oblong 4to., 244 pp., VG-/VG; DJ, brown spine, white lettering: mild wear to DJ (mostly light scratching to covers, lettering to front cover very slightly affected); brown cloth boards, silver lettering: light scratching to front board, spine cracked between verso of ffep and tissue guard protecting half-title page (boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy); SIGNED by Riss to title page, dated 10/2008; shelved Front Table.
Bloomington, IN: AuthorHouse, 2013. N/A. 8vo. VG+/VG+. green pictorial glossy DJ spine, slim with gray and white titling. negligible edgewear, surface colorful and slick. dark blue heathered HB spine, stamped with small gold titles. sturdy boards are tightly bound, neatly aligned sheets highlighted by some b/w images/illustrations. slim edges, unblemished ivory all sides. 157 pp. ISBN# 9781481709972.
Rennes; Paris: Impr. Oberthur; Librairie horticole, 1905. First Edition. 82 pages, 365 color plates in 2 portfolios; VG; housed in two magnetic 4-fold cloth cases, within each are two paper chemises; the original green fabric with black lettering from the original cases have been preserved onto the front, spine, and rear of both cases; each plate displaying four shades of a single color; lacking plates 19 (Primevére) and 271 (franc); shelved case 10.
New York: American Book Company, 1905. First Edition. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; brown spine with black text; Boards have bumping on the head and tail of spine and corners, light staining on back board, rubbing on front and back, rubbing to edges, interior boards have age toning; Textblock has age toning has age toning; interior pages have age toning, name of previous owner written in pen on the first page in the top right corner; 142pp.
New York: Golden Press, 1969,1970. Mixed Editions. Large Octavo; Good; yellow spines with red text; 16 volumes; no jackets; cloths show modest wear to exteriors; some rubbing wear to corners; lightly sunned spines; boards slightly splayed; text blocks have slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Wiesbaden: Verlag Christa Hemmen, 1987. First Edition. Quarto; VG/VG-; Hardcover with dust jacket; Yellow spine with green text; Dust jacket has moderate marks and scratches; Boards have minor edge wear due to exposure to the sun but boards are sturdy; Front free end-paper has a rubber stamp of the previous owner; otherwise text block is clean; 279p.
n.p. Smiley Brothers, 1950. Third Edition. 12mo; pp 96; G/no-DJ; beige spine with burgundy text; cloth has slight sunning to spine, some light soiling to exterior, strong boards; original glassine wraps showing chipped edges; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate remnants to front pastedown; missing ffep; shadow toning to rear endpaper; interior clean.
Cambridge, MA: The Riverside Press, 1941. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Blue spine with white text; Inscribed by author; Ex Libris; Plastic book jacket protected-DJ clean with general edgewear, the front cover has a 1" tear, and the back cover has several scar marks; Boards strong, front cover has original gold and red stamp affixed to front cover; Deckled textblock lightly darkened by age but otherwise clean, previous owners' bookplate affixed to front inside hinge, and an author inscription to the previous owner appears on the half title page, headband is stamped in red ink; pp 315.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1935. Octavo; Eighth impression; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, yellow with black print; DJ in mylar, has tears across top edge and at bottom of spine, fading to spine, slight smudging/shelfwear; Boards in buff cloth with blue print, spotting, mild wear to corners and spine caps, smudging/shelfwear; Text block has tinted top edge, stains to top and front edge, text clean and tight; 396 pages, illustrated.
Chicago: Rand, McNally & Company, 1881. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Ex-library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print, library call number label at bottom; Boards in brown embossed cloth with gold print, mitred edges, tattering to spine caps, corners, edges, shelfwear; Text block has red-tinted edges, library bookplate, stamps, torn away pocket to front and rear endpapers, library stamp and call number on title page, cracked hinges, chipping to edges of front endpapers, pp. 985-986 present but torn from binding; 1085 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1956. Third Printing; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Light yellow spien with black palm tree illustration on the tail end, blue text. DJ has a Brodart cover jacket, shelf wear, rubbing and small tears on edges; Boards have foxing on joints, rubbing on edges, minor bumping on bottom corner, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has light wear on edges, foxing on hinges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 434.