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.
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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.
Bethesda: American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 1997. Second edition. Quarto; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in glossy red paper with gold print, mild wear to corners, else clean and strong; Text block has spine break at page 18, else clean and tight; xvi, 689 pages, illustrated (some color).
Colorado: Westcliffe, 2007. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG+/VG; Spine white, and sunned t a light tan, with brown text; DJ has general shelf wear, some edge wear, sunned on some edges, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing to corners, some edge wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, binding is strong, content is clear; pp 125; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, tan with black print; Cover is green with black print, peripheral tanning, spotting, slight stain to front, edgewear, slight bumps to outside corners; Text block has spotting to edges, clean text; “Reprinted from Tequesta : the Journal of the Historical Association of Southern Florida, Number XXII, 1962”; Includes “Ornithology of ’The Cruise of the Bonton’” by William B. Robertson, Jr.; 78 pages.
Reston, VA: Reston Publishing Company, 1984. First Edition. Oblong Quarto: VG/no-DJ: Tan spine with dark brown text: Boards are strong with light shelfwear, some sticker residue on back upper portion: Textblock has foxing along head edge, otherwise clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: First Edition: 468 pp.
Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1900, 1905. 12mo; G/no-DJ; dark green spines with gilt text; gilt text and blind-stamped illustration to fronts; blind- stamped borders to boards; 2 volumes; cloths have minor wear to corners; some sunning to exterior; spot to front of Part II, other light scratches of both volumes; strong boards; text blocks show light toning to exterior edges; interiors clean; tight bindings; numerous illustrations.
New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1965. Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with white text. DJ has a Brodart cover jacket, shelf wear, rubbing on edges, front and rear is clear taped onto flaps, price clipped, age toned; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has light foxing on edges, Ex-libris bookplate on front paste down, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 271.
New York: Penguin Books, 1993. Octavo: VG/VG: White spine with red text: DJ is clean with general shelfwear, light bumping at head and tail of spine, price sticker residue on barcode: Boards are strong, some dust staining, binding is tight: Textblock is clean, half title page inscribed by the author to a previous owner: 318 pp.
Wien und Nurnberg: Peter Conrad Monath, 1746. Small octavo (6 1/2" x 4 1/2"); (31), 572, (8) pp. Illustrated with engraved frontispiece and 26 engraved plates (many folding). First volume only (of eight). Contemporary calf, with five raised bands on spine, leather spine label. Very Good. Boards rubbed and slightly bowed. Lacks front endpaper. Some soiling to edges of engraving No. 25. Text in German. Shelved in Case #4.
San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1966. Revised Edition. Folio, 186 pp., VG/VG-; white DJ, black lettering to spine; overall mild wear/age-toning, small open tear to bottom edge of front cover, slight tearing to bottom corners; "Revised edition, $25" to front flap; DJ protected by mylar; red cloth boards, muted gold lettering; minimal wear to boards, boards somewhat cocked, mild waving to text-block; numerous glossy photographic plates to interior; shelved Front Table.
San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1966. First Edition. Folio, 200 pp., VG-/VG-; white DJ, black lettering to spine; overall mild wear, mild age-toning mostly to spine; small open tear top edge of back cover towards hinge; closed tear to fore-edge of back cover; "Price, $25" to front flap; DJ protected by mylar; red cloth boards, muted gold lettering; minimal wear to boards; spine slightly cocked, starting hinge between pp. 102-103; slight shelf lean, binding strong; numerous glossy photographic plates to interior, with very occasional tearing to bottom edges where leaves have clung together (text/photographs unaffected); shelved Front Table.
London: F. Warne & Co., 1992. Octavo; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has slight edgewear, price-clipped, else clean and bright; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, spotting to front and rear; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; 191 pages, illustrated (color). [Shelf: British Art].
New York: Scribner, Armstrong, & Co., 1873. New Edition. Large Octavo, 818 pages; VG; 3/4 bound in brown calf, marbled boards, spine paneled with a green and a burgundy label, gilt lettering, gilt tooling to other panels; gilt text block; marbled endpapers; mild rubbing and wear to boards; bookplate to front pastedown; illustrated with 343 engravings on wood and a color frontispiece;very mild foxing to interior; small name-stamp to front cover, sfep; shelved case 10.
Washington and Covelo: Island Press, 1998. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Yellow spine with green & brown text; Covers have light wear on exterior such as creasing at front fore tail edge as well as lightly rubbed panels, otherwise panels are intact; Text block shows slight wear due to age & handling, first few pages have bent tail corners, but text pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 426.
New York: Pantheon Books, 2010. First Edition. Octavo; VG+/VG+; spine different shades of green (in striped bands) with white spine label, green lettering; dust jacket clean, couple of black scuffs on covers, minimal edgewear; boards strong, clean, minimal edgewear, no marks or stains; textblock clean, minimal wear, no writing/markings, no highlighting/underlining. pp. 459.
Cairo, Egypt: Dr. Ragab Papyrus Institute, 1980. Octavo; pp 217; G/no-DJ; tan spine with black text; pictorial papered boards show slight rubbing wear to exterior; minor edge wear; sturdy boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; light toning toward edges to interior; profusely illustrated; French text;.
New York: Random House, Inc., 1966. First Edition. Small quarto; pp 229; VG/G; black spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight wear to edges; small closed chip to spine tail edge; mylar wraps; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; minor edge wear; strong boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; illustrated; frontispiece; previous owner's name to ffep;.
New Delhi: Amerind Publishing Co., 1978. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Red fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have Ex-Library call number taped on spine, shelf wear, bubbles formed between fabric and board, light rubbing to edges, glue residue on front edge, bar code label on rear, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has library book plate on front paste down and library stamp on half title page, bar code label on rear paste down, glue residue on rear free end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 200.
Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution, 1968. Octavo; pp 149; G/G; green spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows moderate wear to exterior; slight sunning to spine; minor chips to edges; price clipped front flap; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; small spot to exterior fore edge; shadow toning to gutter of pastedowns; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated.
Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Press, 1993. First Edition. Octavo; VG+ (near fine)/VG-; spine white with red and black lettering; dust jacket clean, 1/4" closed tear on top back edge, minor wear (including a couple micro tears) on top edges, minimal other wear; boards strong, clean, minimal edgewear, no marks or stains; textblock clean, minimal wear, no writing/markings, no highlighting/underlining, contains many b/w and color illustrations of plants. pp. 308.
New York and London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1886. First Trade Edition. 8vo., 347pp. plus 4 pages of ads; VG-; spine mustard with gilt lettering; mustard colored buckram cloth, beveled edges; spine rebacked in cloth with original spine reapplied; bookplate on front pastedown; second front end paper has inscription, separated; this first trade edition was preceded one year earlier by a deluxe limited edition of 500 copies known as the "Medora" edition; shelved case 1.
Quito: Digital Center, 2007. First Edition. Oblong quarto; VG/no-DJ; hardcover; black spine, white and blue text; boards have slight bowing, minor shelfwear, slight soiling on front end paper, bumping on edges, rubbing on fore corners and spine tail edge; text block has inscription on front blank; written in Spanish and English; First Edition; 233pp.
Quito: Digital Center, 2008. First Edition. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; black spine, white and pink text; boards strong, very minor shelfwear, minor rubbing on tail fore corners, minor bumping on fore corners and rear tail edge; text block has inscription on front blank; First Edition; 197pp [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
Columbia, MO: University of Missouri Press, 1973. First Edition. Large Octavo; G+/No jacket hardcover; Black cloth spine with gilt lettering; Covers have some light edge wear, bumping at the corners; Binding is sturdy; Ex-Library copy with ink stamps on copy right page and end papers, otherwise quite clean; 355 pp.
The Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1999. Dutch printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. shades of medium blue color the full DJ spine and rear panel, with partly illustrated color beneath the fully white titling. neatly cornered panels, a touch of wear only to the extremities. prior owner's inscription in ink upon right fep. the page 389-390 has thinly trimmed margins, smaller sheet than the entire remainder of the textblock. as is, interior is otherwise unmarked. 431 pp. ISBN# 0412840804.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1995. First Edition. Octavo, 652 pages; VG/VG; spine is white with dark green lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut '$40.00', has minimal shelf wear; binding has minimal detachment at the top of the spine; pages clear; signed by the author on the title page; shelved Lit Crit.
Hamburg: Geo, 1984. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G-/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with white print; DJ has mild edgewear, slight shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with white print, mild wear to lower edges and spine caps; Text block has shaken binding, intermittent spine breaks; Text in German; 360 pages, illustrated (color).
London: Rudolf Steiner Press, 1965. Octavo; VG; Hardcover; Grey spine with gold text; Boards have moderate shelf- wear to the spine and edges but have solid binding; Front paste down has a book plate, book is ex-libris; Text block has minor foxing to the end papers and edges otherwise clean; 144p. and 87 Plates.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1904. Reprinted. 10mo; pp 290; VG-/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; previously belonged to historian John Higham; cloth has light wear to exterior; slight sunning to spine; minor wear to edges; text block has light toning to exterior edges; light ink to ffep; dark blue endpapers; some light pencil throughout.
New Haven and London: Yale University Oress, 1988. Octavo; VG-/G; light green/brown spine with dark green text; dust jacket has some soiling on exterior front, probably due to moisture; light foxing toward front head edge; slightly sunned spine; minor edge wear; cloth has slightly sunned spine; panels are strong & intact; text block has very slight wear on exterior edges; light stain toward fore edge of ffep; text pages are unmarked w/ tight binding; pp 337.
New York: The Viking Press, Inc., 1973. first. Quarto; VG-/G; Yellow/gray spine with off-white text; Dust jacket has frayed edges with a 1.5 inch tear at bottom spine edge and top of spine has 3 small tears, rubbbed exterior and corners; Boards have bumped corners, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock is slightly age toned, orange mark on last page; pp 80.
Camden, SC: Briar Patch Press, Inc., 1990. Small Quarto; pp 175; G/G; dark beige spine with black and red text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; cloth shows light sunfading to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; text block has light wear to exterior edges; light staining to frontispiece at tail edge; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; arts - general; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer, 1898. Octavo; G-; Paperback; Spine, folded cover; Cover is gold with black print, small tears to spine and corners, peripheral tanning, stains, chipping; Text block has mild curling to outside corners, mild age-toning to paper, clean text; Text in German; 23 pages. NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box, in Netdesk office.
Lansing, MI: Robert Smith Printing, 1903. Annual. Octavo; vg/none; black cloth spine with no text and destroyed white label; copper titles on front board; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 107 pp.; photos; light general toning; split start, gutter; minor chipping and wear; else very good.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1924. Octavo; pp 274; G+; Sun faded green spine with black text; cloth has slight wear to exteriors, some wear to exterior edges, sunning to spine and exterior edges; text block shows age toning to exterior edges, small tear to fore edge of third page, deckled edges, slight cracking toward tail edges of first few pages, uncut pages; interior clean;.
California: University of California Press, 1995. Apparent first edition, unstated. Oblong quarto. VG with VG- dust jacket. Red spine with gold lettering. Some rubbing to the dust jacket panels. Covers, binding, book block edges, and pages generally very good. Photography by Tupper Ansel Blake. 202pp.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, 1976. Large Octavo; pp 196; G/paperback; ivory spine with black text; covers have sunned spine; minor wear to exterior; faux front flap; two chips to rear fore edge; slight toning to rear; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; inscribed by author, former director of the Freer Gallery; arts - Asian.
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1953. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 247; G/G-; green spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; some chips to edges; cloth shows lightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block has slight tone to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; tight binding; deckled fore edge; illustrated;.