New York: Garden City Publishing, 1925. Early Reprint. Octavo, 315 pages; VG-/VG-; spine is faded green with black lettering, dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has corners cut, has wear along the top and bottom edges, has a small open tear at the top of the spine, has creasing along the sides of the spine, has minor discoloration throughout; binding has wear and fraying at the top and bottom of the spine; pages have age toning and discoloration along the top edge; shelved case 12.
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New York: Rizzoli, 2004. Quarto: G/VG:-: Pale gray spine with black text:DJ is covered in mylar sheath, clean with minimal shelfwear, tape has been used to attached the flaps and DJ to boards: Boards have general shelfwear, chips and dents along tail edge, dust staining: Textblock is clean and pages free of markings, folds and tears: 207 pp.
Great Britain: IIED - International Institute for Environment and Development, July 1997. First Edition. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. dark green glossy wraps spine, with ivory titling and tinier ivory publishers at tail. some dimpling and superficial wear to spine, light creasing to its softcover exterior and a touch thumbed at corners. clear textblock, with numbered tables, figures and maps. no marks to outer edges, condition as is. complete in 517 pp. ISBN# 9980750898.
Eugene, Oregon: Harvest House Publishers, 2001. Large Octavo; pp 48; VG-/VG-; dark green spine with white text; dust jacket has minor wear to exterior, lightly sunned exterior; cloth shows minor rubbing to exterior, minor wear to edges; text block shows slight toning to edges; interior clean; inscribed by author; arts - American.
New York: Fowlers and Wells, 1847. First Edition Thus. Octavo; iv; 212pp; xii; 209pp; leather spine and cloth boards; largely rubbed and worn but intact; owner name in ink front endpaper; scattered foxing and soiling throughout; spine title reads Marriage. | Phrenology. The first volume (i.e. the first work) lacks a title page and is in smaller typeface than the second volume. Each with illustrations (of heads). [Spine; gilt titles on old black leather].
Boston and Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1979. First U.S. edition. Quarto; VG-/VG-; dark brown spine with white text; dust jacket shows minor wear to edges, light scratching and rubbing to exterior; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, clean and strong boards; text block has ivory toned exterior edges, slight cracking to binding at front hinge, interior clean;.
Buffalo: Geo. H. Derby and Co., 1851. 10mo; pp 456; G-; dark blue spine with gilt text; ex-library; full title: Oregon and California: The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California, to which is added a description of the Physical Geography of California; cloth has slight fading to exterior, some wear to edges; ex-library sticker to lower spine; text block has age toned exterior edges; ex-library stamps to some early pages and other pages in text; slight cracking to front gutter; missing ffep; some slight foxing throughout.
Port Washington, NY: Ira J. Friedman, Inc., 1969. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 739; VG-/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; full title: Gazetteer of the State of New York Embracing A Comprehensive View of the Geography, Geology, and General History of the State, and A Complete History and Description of Every County, City, Town, Village, and Locality; cloth has slight wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; light foxing to front board; light sunning to exterior; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior otherwise clean.
Chichester, New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1997. reprint. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Light blue/peach spine with black text; Boards have slight shelf wear such as lightly rubbed exterior & bumped corners, otherwise strong; Text block is slightly age toned; Title page has ex-library stamp; rear free end paper has residue of library pouch; pp 269.
New York: A.S. Barnes and Company, Inc., 1949. Octavo; pp 212; G+/G-; Sun faded beige spine with black text; dust jacket has wear and chipping to edges, ; cloth has slight rubbing and light smudges to exterior, light sunning to spine; text block shows moderate wear to exterior edges; interior unmarked;.
New York, Toronto, London: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1952. new third edition. Octavo; G+/G-; Off-white spine with dark green text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has frays & tears along edges, slightly sunned & rubbed exterior; Cloth has slight and minor wear on exterior such as lightly sunned panels with some rubbing at edges but otherwise clean with strong, sturdy planks; Text block has lightly age toned exterior edges with previous owner's name on ffep, but text pages are clean with tight binding; pp 739.
Napoli: Libreria Scientifica Editrice, 1972. Small quarto; pp 359; G/no-DJ; dark brown spine with gilt text; slipcase has slight sunning to exterior; rubbing to edges; cloth has moderate wear to edges; some spotting to spine; lightly sunned boards; mylar wraps; text block shows light foxing to exterior head edge, otherwise clean; interior clean; tight binding; profusely illustrated; Italian text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Philadelphia: J. M. Stoddart & Company, 1831. Second edition. Set of small octavos in brown leather; VG/G; boards show some soiling and shelf wear with fraying around spines not affecting binding; vol. 3 has front page detached; previous owner's inscription on ffep; bookstore tiny sticker; paer discolored and foxed; text clean; last end page of vol. 2 has a tear; contains numerous engraved illustrations throughout; scarce in three volumes; shelved under counter; please contact us for shipping costs.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc, Publishers, 1996. Quarto; unpaginated; VG/VG; black spine with white text; dust jacket shows only light wear to exterior; mild rubbing to corners; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; slight writing to half title page; ; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1972. First Edition, First Printing. large Octavo, 71 pages; VG-; green and white spine with white lettering; bumping to lower fore corner, mild wear and rubbing to boards; Scribner's 'A' on copyright page; a pictorial guide of Jane Goodall's and Hugo van Lawick's son's, Hugo Eric Louis, first two years.; shelved case 10.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1992. First Edition, Twelfth Printing. Octavo, 407 pages; VG/VG; spine black with red lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$22.95'; INSCRIBED on ffep by Al Gore to Michael and Vicki Kennedy; slight rubbing to lower edges of boards; mild rubbing to edges of dust jacket; shelved case 5.
New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1992. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Black spine with red text; Minor shelf wear to dust jacket, slight rubbing along surfaces; Boards are strong and clean, minor bumping, binding solid, [INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR] on front free end page, rear pages slightly creased; Text block clean; 407 pp.
London: John Van Voorst, 1840. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print, upper portion torn away with exposed binding; Boards in green embossed cloth with gold print, bumps to corners, spine cap torn away, spine tail has wear, tears along front hinge; Text block has tinted top edge, spotting to all edges, bookplates and vendor labels to front pastedown, front flyleaf detached with spine break, vendor label on rear pastedown, spotting/foxing to endpapers, errata tipped-in at page 1, clean text; xii, 372 pages, “illustrated by forty-five engravings”.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1969. Quarto; VG/G+; orange spine, black text; jacket has red stain on front, wrinkling in top front corner, three small closed tears around edges, one-inch closed tears at spine head and upper front corner, price clipped on front flap; boards are strong, slightly bowed; textblock has gift inscription on front free endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 184.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1951. Octavo; VG-Hardcovers enclosed in a slip case; Navy blue spine with gold text; 2 Vols. are in uniform condition; Boards are moderately moldy but sturdy; the red slip case is extremely age-toned with cracks, and marks; Vol. 2 has creases to the bottom edges of pp171-175 due to folds, edges of vol.1 has minor stains otherwise text blocks are clean; 736p.(Vol.1); 1013(Vol.2) P> Oversized book.Additional shipping and handling needed for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping may not be available. Contact seller for details.
Australia: Surrey, Beaty and Sons Pty Limited, 1989. 2 large quartos in cloth with DJ's. Both VG/VG-. Shelf and edge wear to both DJ's. Small closed tears on ends of DJ spine. Large closed tear on bottom front corner of DJ spine. Both volumes contain black and white charts, illustrations and a few color photos. Both volumes are 130 pages combined. Shelve on front table. DJ spines are gold with black text.
Cabin John, MD: Seven Locks Press, 1984. 1st Edition. Tall Octavo in blue cloth boards and yellow dust jacket. VG+/VG+. very light shelf-wear to boards and dust jacket, binding tight, dust jacket protected by plastic sleeve. INSCRIBED BY U.S. CONGRESSMAN GUDE in blue ink on title page. 185 pp. [Shelved Case 1].
West Chester, PA: Four seasons Book Publishers, 1979, 1982. Quarto; pp 272; VG-/VG-; ivory spine without text; 2 volumes - vol. 1: Spring - Summer and vol 2: Fall - Winter; dust jackets show slight rubbing to edges and exterior, light sun fading to exteriors, price clipped front flaps; cloths have light wear to exteriors, panels are strong and intact; text block shows slight wear to exterior, interior clean; signed and numbered;.
New York: Friends of the Earth, Inc., n.d. Large quarto; VG-/G; brown/gray multicolored spine with off-white text; dust jacket has slight wear on exterior, mostly on rear; slightly sunned spine; cloth has minor wear along edges; panels are strong & intact; text block has slight wear on exterior edges; text pages are unmarked w/ tight binding; pp 142.
New York and Toronto: Rinehart & Company, Inc., 1947. First Edition. Octavo; pp 310; G/G-; sage green/yellow/black pictorial spine with beige text; dust jacket has noticeable soiling to exterior; light sunning to spine; few chips to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has light sun fading to exterior, mostly to edges; sturdy boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; illustrated; light sticker residue to rear pastedown;.
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1975. Octavo; pp 204; G-/paperback; black spine with yellow/green/blue text; covers have moderate wear to exterior, some rubbing to edges, chipping to head and tail spine edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, slight cracking to front hinge; interior clean;.
San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1986. First Edition. Octavo; pp 336; VG/VG-; light green spine with black text; dust jacket slight wear to exterior; minor edge wear; mylar wraps; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated.
Gaithersburg, MD: Flower Valley Press, 1994. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 132 pages, VG-/VG-; white DJ, black lettering: overall mild wear to DJ, yellowing/light soiling to covers, "$44.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; black matte cloth boards, white lettering to spine: slight material loss to head and corners; mild denting to edges of boards; light age-toning/wear to text-block; clean and bright green and black illustrated endpapers; interior clean, with numerous full-color plates of Harper's work; INSCRIBED by Harper to verso of ffep and to laid-in Department of the Interior Museum postcard featuring an exhibit of the same name open through February 28, 1998; shelved Case 11.
New York: Robert Speller and Sons, 1957. First edition thus. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Green spine with black inset and gold text; No wear to covers, ex library copy with call number sticker at spine tail, boards strong, corners sharp, binding strong; Ex library copy with stamps and pen notations on end pages, abraiding of first pages of textblock from removal of borrowing card jacket, top of textblock slightly discolored due to age, otherwise clean, pages crisp, VOL. 1 ONLY, CONTAINS NO SPECIMENS; pp 204.
New York & London: W.W. Norton & Company, 2005. First. Quarto; G+/VG-; White/blue spine with brown & black text; Dust jacket has slight shelfwear, lightly rubbed exterior; Boards have rubbed exterior and edge wear; Textblock has slightly age toned exterior edges, interior edges has small brown stain; pp 536. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
USA: USDOA, US Forest Service, 1987. US Printing. Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. pale ivory paper wraps spine and panels, with brown titles imprinted. light surfacewear to illustrated front and a touch to its rear. front cover thumbed lightly. interior light ivory textblock is profusely illustrated among the brown text paragraphs and text fields. 161 pp.
Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press, 1994. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG. blue pictorial DJ spine and jacket front with three white segments for black titling overlay the upper and lower end of spine strip. a panoramic jacket-wide illustration begins in b/w and continues in blue for spine and jacket front. gentle edgewear. DJ as is. mild rose clothbound HB with black stamped tilting and neat adjacent rose boards. flecked tan fep/ffep. introduction has heavy underlining, as is. remainder of textblock clean, contains 16 figures, 2 maps, 3 tables and 9 photographs. outer edges thick, bright ivory. 416 pp. ISBN# 0813190630.
Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society, 2004. Small Quarto; pp 416; VG hardcover with G dustjacket; burgundy spine with white text; dust jacket shows light rubbing to exterior, wrinkling and 3/4" closed tear along rear cover; cloths has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Random House, 1976. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine gold with black print; DJ clean and bright, mild creases at spine caps, small closed tear on rear lower edge; Boards in yellow paper and red cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight; 273 pages.