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.
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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.
New York: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1902. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Ex-library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, worn corners and hinges, tattering to spine caps, shelfwear, stains to rear; Text block has gilt top edge, bookplate on front pastedown, ink inscription on front flyleaf, remnants of book pocket on rear pastedown, embossed library stamp on title page, library plate and stamp on title page verso, torn along endpaper hinges, shaken binding, intermittent spine breaks; xx, 382 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (including color plates).
Chicago: Aldine Publishing Company, 1966. Second printing. Large octavo; pp 666; VG-/G; sun faded ivory spine with green text; dust jacket has minor edge wear, slight sunning and wear to exterior; cloth shows light sunning to spine and head edge; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name stamped to title page, interior clean;.
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1943. 307pp. Quarto hardcover, no dust jacket issued in VG condition. Signed on colophon by illustrator Raúl Rosarivo, and book designer Alberto Kraft. Limited edition, numbered #279. Bound by Guillermo Kraft LTDA, Buenos Aires. Boards wrapped in tan leather and horse hide, stitched with leather. Horse hair is sand colored with brown spots. Hand cut pages. Text is clean. Binding is sturdy. 33 Full page illustrations. Top edge stained brown. Shelved in case 7.
New York: Random House, 1944. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 303; VG-/no-DJ; browned yellow spine with gilt text to dark green bar; black slipcase has detached at spine, rubbed corners, moderate wear to exterior; cloth has some age toning to spine; boards covered with dark green cloth; clean edges; strong, intact boards; previous owner's bookplate to verso of frontispiece; text block has green endpapers; illustrated with color plates throughout; slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Chicago: Alexander Eger, 1941. American Edition: Revised and Enlarged by the Author. Octavo; 129pp; bound in full brown cloth; minor rubbing and wear to crown and foot; owner name in pencil front pastedown; bookseller ticket below; few small spots on board cloth; contents very good throughout. [Spine; faded gilt titles on brown cloth].
Windsor, Ontario: Merco, 1974. Fifth Edition. Octavo; pp 382; VG-/no-DJ; navy blue spine with gilt text; cloths have slight rubbing to exterior, minor wear to edges, strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges, light foxing to exterior head edge; light ink to ffep; light toning to pastedowns and endpapers; interior clean.
New York: A. Roman and Company, 1870. First Edition. 8vo., 292 pages,  ads; VG; bound in green cloth, gilt lettering to front cover and spine; beveled edges; mild wear to boards, including some small staining to front hinge, chipping to head and tail of spine; frontispiece with tissue-guard; gift inscription on second front endpaper; published six years after President Abraham Lincoln's signed the Yosemite Grant in 1864, and two decades before the land became Yosemite National Park, on October 1, 1890; shelved case 1.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1955. Octavo; pp 128; VG-/VG-; dark tan spine with black text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior, minor wear to edges, mylar covering, price clipped front flap; cloth has slight wear to exterior, light wear to corners; text block shows slight age toning to edges; interior clean;.
San Diego, CA: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Publishers, 1987. First Edition. oblong half-folio. VG-/VG. black DJ spine, with ivory titling. fully illustrated in color for both front and rear jacket design. main jacket panel has wide titling in black capitals aligned beneath upper edge. ivory clothbound HB, stamped titling in gray. blind-stamped incised into front board. heavy foxing in patches on upper half, mainly head-edge and the thick panel edges. 95 + images profusely illustrate, they highlight the textblock paragraphs in 3-wide columns per sheet, adjusting for figures and illustrations. 173 pp. ISBN# 0151265909.
London: Papadakis, 2008. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG/VG-; Spine is yellow with black text; DJ has general shelf wear, design is clear, minor scratches and marks; Boards have edge wear, light bumping to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, content is clear, faint age-toning, binding is strong; pp 191; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1973. First Edition. Quarto; pp 370; VG-/no-DJ; lightly sunned green spine with gilt text; beige slipcase with some sunning and light soiling to exterior; some wear to edges; cloth has very light sun fading to exterior; gilt illustration to front; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated; arts - American; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York, NY: Frederick Ungar Publishing Co., 1957. English Edition; translated from the Original German Edition. slim, small Qto. VG/VG-. tall split DJ spine, light blue/white thin columsn, with miniature black uppercase titling down the white strip. edgewear moderate with stressed ends and abraded corners, corners of jacket rear mainly. minor tonal discoloration to fep/ffep of the solid medium blue clothbound HB, spine has tiny gilt lettering. with attached ivory silk bookmark. with 48 briliant photographs in black and white following 23 pages of textblock. lightly foxed slim edges and a touch to panels. as is. 119 pp.
Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 1983. US Printing. Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. gently sun faded picotorial segments beneath ivory tipped spine with small black, centered titling. a montage of color images bright the area beneath black and/or orange tilting. corners are thumbed and wraps front cover is curling slightly. chapters includes many b/w numbered figures. generally read, no writing to textblock. as is. 816 pp. ISBN# 0226393348.
Sydney: George Allen and Unwin, 1984. Oblong Octavo: VG/VG: Green spine with white text: DJ is in good condition with general shelfwear, some small chips along head of spine: Boards are strong and clean, ligth rubbing at corners and head and tail of spine: Textblock is clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: 175 pp.
New York: Frederick A. Praeger, Inc., Publishers, 1961. Large, Oblong Octavo; pp 165; G/G-; ivory, green, gray pictorial spine with black text; review copy of Journal of the American Institute of Planners, with publishers slip laid in at ffep; uncommon; dust jacket has some chips to corners; modest rubbing wear to edges; slight toning to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows mild wear to exterior; sturdy boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; good binding; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
Chicago: Ralph Fletcher Seymour Publisher, 1956. Octavo; VG/VG-; Tan spine with olive green text; Dustjacket in protective plastic cover, DJ age toned and has some rubbing and minor edge wear, incl. chip at top right spine, inside of DJ has a few small pieces of scotch tape at top edge; Boards strong with minor edge wear, binding strong; Textblock age toned, interior clean; 145 pp.
Washington D.C. The Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1985. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG-/no-DJ (paperback as is); Spine is pictorial, mostly blue with white text, faded; Covers have general shelf wear, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, faint age-toning, content is clear; pp 167; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
London, Great Britain: Mitchell Beazley Limited, 1973. Dutch Printing. Qto. VG/VG, in slipcase. auburn and dark auburn foliage brightly illustrates the DJ spine and jacket front, ivory and dark yellow overlay titling. edgewear is minimal, protected in exactly matching slipcase, solid and clothbound with affixed seamless illustrations. excellent brown clothbound HB with stamped gilt titling down tall spine and upon front board. a bold, rich olive hue shades the endpages. tightly bound, with maps, charts, data panels and profusely illustrated in color aside the small black characters that make up the paragraphs and columns on the stark white stock backdrop. 288 pp. ISBN# 0855330155. this volume is in super shape, in a sturdy, protective slipcase.
Glendale, CA: Trans-Anglo Books, 1984. First Edition. Small quarto; pp 160; G+/G-; light gray spine with black and gray text; dust jacket has slight sunning to spine; some rubbing wear to exterior; some wear to edges; cloth has slight rubbing to exterior; minor wear to corners; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; map illustrated endpapers; illustrated with many photographs; lightly toned interior; maps laid in at rear; frontispiece; Shelved in the Annex, Aisle B.
Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Red spine with gilt text; 6 volumes: 1-TV Underwater: Silver Springs, Florida, April 15, 1956; 2-Barnhart Dam: U.S.-Canada Border, June 3, 1956; 3-Western Plains: Laramie, WY, Sept. 16, 1956; 4-Guided Missiles: White Sands, NM, March 3, 1957; 5- The Immigration Patrol Story on the California-Mexico Border, April 28, 1957; & 6-Marine Assault: Quantico, VA, May 12, 1957; Cloths have slightly sunned spines with minor scratches and rubbing as well as slight white smudges on exterior of panels and lightly rubbed edges and corners but otherwise panels are strong and intact; Text blocks have darkened somewhat on exterior edges due to age with light foxing on some first pages however bindings are tight with fully bound pages.
London: Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited, 1989. Revised edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Green spine with black text; Boards straight and strong, front board's top right corner bumped, bottom corners have minor wear, front pastedown has former owner's name and location in black ink, binding strong; Textblock: slight cracking of binding between pp. 224-225, interior clean; 320 pp.
Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1924. First Edition. Octavo, 752 pages; G-; fully bound in blue cloth, spine has gilt lettering; binding has heavy wear along the top and bottom edges, with fraying at the top and bottom of the spine, has bumping and fraying on the fore edge corners, has moderate detachment on the inner front hinge; pages have minor age toning; illustrated with color and black-and-white plates; contains two large fold-out diagrams; shelved animals.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 2000. first edition. Octavo; VG-/VG; Yellow, orange & brown spine with white & yellow text; dust jacket shows minimal shelf wear with light wear on rear but is overall intact; cloth is very clean with strong and intact panels; text block has slight wear on exterior fore edge, due to handling, but otherwise has clean, crisp pages with tight binding; pp 202.
Netherlands: Terra Publishing, 1991. English Language Edition. squarish Qto. VG/VG. mild lemon yellow DJ spine, with titling in thin uppercase black capitals: at head, author, mid-spine title and publishers near foot. gentle edgewear from handling, no damage. lemon hue extends across both jacket and the wide inner flaps. excellent crimson cloth HB, stamped silver titling to match outer DJ strip. enlarged silver type aligned beneath top edge of front board. bright white copy, filled with color photography and tiny text details aside. small to large landscape shots, very bright arrangement, striking white stock background and smoothly clear interior display. 157 pp. ISBN# 9062554784.
London: Methuen & Co. Octavo; G- Hardcover; Green spine with Black text on white spine label; Boards strong, rubbing to corners, slight cocking to spine, some edgewear, moderate shelfwear, open tear to spine label; staining and small black and brown marks on front and rear endpapers and pastedowns, foxing of varying degrees on most pages, split hinges between pages 96 and 97 and between pages 160 and 161, writing in pencil on rear pastedown; 211 pp.
San Francisco, CA: Sierra Club, 1968. Second Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; Ex Libris; Grey spine with black text; DJ darkened by age, otherwise clean, light foxing along the back cover and edges, DJ protected by plastic book jacket; Boards strong, clean; Textblock darkened by age, otherwise clean, previous owners' bookplate affixed to front inside cover pastedown, foxing along the edges; pp 253.
Carbondale and Edwardsville: Southern Illinois University Press, 1992. Octavo; VG/VG/ Hardcover; off white spine with black text; dust jacket has clear, mylar protective covering; rear board has a slight bump at the bottom edge otherwise clean and strong; front paste down has minor rubbing and a fold; text block is clean; 312p.
Middlesboro, KY: Mrs. Robert L. Kincaid, 1966. Octavo; pp 304; G/G; green spine with white text; dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior; minor wear to edges; light wear to rear; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated; interior clean.
Upper Saddle River, NJ: Literature House/Gregg Press, 1970. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 234; G/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; originally published in 1844, this was reprinted in 1970; ex-library with stamps, pouch and writing to endpapers; ex-library stamp to title page; volume one, this volume only; cloth has slight wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1890. 8vo; VG; hardcover without dust jacket; brown spine with gold text ; boards have severe shelf wear with bumps to the head and tail of the spine; boards also have severe stains but strong and in tact; front paste down has a plate; text block is extremely age-toned but clean and legible; 182p.
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1880. First U.S. Edition. 10mo; pp 216; Poor/no-DJ; brownish red spine with gilt text; with a preliminary notice by Charles Darwin; black and gilt decorations to front; blind stamped designs to rear; cloth has minor fraying to spine edges; light rubbing to edges; mild wear to exterior; text block shows age toned exterior edges; interior partially detached from binding, as is; some pages loosed from binding, but present; interior lightly toned; frontispiece with tissue guard; illustrated with woodcuts.