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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.
Layton: Gibbs Smith, 1963. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Red, green and white speckled spine with white text; Light shelf wear to dust jacket, minor rubbing to surfaces, jacket now protected in mylar cover; Moderate wear to boards, light bumping to corners, binding solid; Minor blemishes and foxing to text block exterior, text block clean; 298 pp.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1913. 64 Loose pamphlets and maps in wrappers [6x8]; G/no-DJ; cardboard slipcase with black ribbon ties to opening; heavy wear to slipcase exterior with noticeable stains, sunfading and other soling; some chips to corners; includes 64 consecutively numbered maps, charts and diagrams; each piece has slight age toning and minor edge wear; bindings intact.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1989. Small quarto; pp 306; VG-/G; black spine with white text; dust jacket has moderate rubbing to exterior; slight wear to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; slight bumping to edges; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated with drawings and photographs.
Boston: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co., 1903. First Edition. 12mo; pp 306; Good; grayish blue pictorial spine with gilt and black text; no jacket; cloth has modest soiling to exterior; slightly sunned spine; mild wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; slightly cocked spine;.
Boston: Lothop, Lee & Shepard Co., 1902. 12mo; pp 312; Good; red pictorial spine with gilt and black text; no jacket; cloth has modest wear to exterior; slightly sunned spine; mild wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding;.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1912. Large Octavo; pp 369; G/no-DJ; light brown spine with green text; embossed text and illustration to front; cloth shows moderate rubbing to exterior; slight sunning to spine; some wear to edges and corners; text block has some toning to exterior edges; light moisture staining to tail fore edges; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated endpapers; frontispiece with slight wear to tissue guard; previous bookshop's sticker to rear pastedown; profusely illustrated with watercolor and photographic illustrations.
Mattituck, NY: Queens House, 1922. 284/300. Octavo; pp 71; VG/no-DJ; dark beige spine with gilt text; encased in white box with paper label to front; limited edition, 284 of 300; originally published 1922; green illustration and black text to front; cloth has light wear to exterior; sturdy boards; orange and green design and text to front text block shows light toning; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; illustrated; frontispiece.
Mattituck, NY: Queens House, 1922. 264/300. Octavo; pp 71; VG-/no-DJ; dark beige spine with gilt text; encased in white box with paper label to front; limited edition, 264 of 300; originally published 1922; green illustration and black text to front; cloth has light wear to exterior; light smudges to front; sturdy boards; orange and green design and text to front text block shows light toning; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; illustrated; frontispiece.
Missoula: University of Montana Foundation, 1969. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ, paperback; White spine with green text. Covers have general shelf wear, minor soiling, rubbing one edges, fraying to corners, apart from that, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has light staining on top edges, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 395.
New York, NY: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1960. Octavo; VG/VG; Ex Libris; Red/Yellow fade spine with yellow and black text; DJ clean with edgewear and a .5" closed tear on the back cover, DJ protected by a plastic book cover; Boards strong, clean; Textblock darkened by age, otherwise clean, with foxing along the edges, previous owners' bookplate affixed to front inside cover pastedown; pp 386.
Urbana: Natural History Survey Division, 1942. Small Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Black fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have general shelf wear, bumping to corners, light rubbing to edges, Ex-Library category number label on front, bar code sticker on rear, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has library book plate and stamp on front paste down, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 307.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1980. First Edition. Quarto; pp 1109; VG-/VG-; Navy blue spine with white & red text; illustrated with 875 full-color photographs and 800 black and white drawings; slight age toning to edges and flap edges of dust jacket, minor wear to exterior, small closed tear to rear fore corner; cloth shows slight sun fading to exterior, small brown spot to spine tail edge, otherwise intact; text block has light wear to exterior edges, interior clean; else good; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Tokyo: The Asahi Glass Foundation, 1997. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; spine is a medley of pastel colors (from ripple image on front and back covers) with blue lettering; dust jacket clean, no stains, black scuff on bottom of back spine joint, minimal edgewear; boards strong, clean, no marks or stains, some wear at back of spine head, minimal other edgewear; textblock clean, free of highlighting/underlining, contains many graphics and images including color photographs, lectures and essays by Dr. Syukuro Manabe, Dr. Charles Keeling, Dr. Eugen Seibold, Lester R. Brown, Dr. Bert Bolin, Maurice F. Strong, Dr. Wallace S. Broecker. pp 282.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1946. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/No-DJ; Spine is tan fabric with orange spine label, with gold text; Boards have rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, some marks and scratches, ex-library label on front paste-down, content is clear; pp 218.
Toronto: The Champlain Society, 1962. Limited Edition, #563/725. tall 8vo., 410 pp., i-xv pp., VG; red cloth boards, gold lettering to spine; rounding to spine, bumping to tail; bright gilt top, mild wear to text-block; dark brown discoloration to fore-edge of gilt top; mild age-toning to text-block; ex-library: embossed stamp "Library of Giancarlo Cavagna [GAC] with "03" in blue ink to half-title page; embossed "University of Western Ontario London Library" stamp to title page and p. 101; faded "U.W.O. LIBRARY" stamp to all sides of text-block, though most visible to gilt top; very occasional stains/waving to interior, text affected yet clear and legible; marginalia in pencil mostly to pp. xiv-xv; No. 563 of 725 numbered copies; shelved case 1.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1977. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG/VG; Dark olive green spine with tan text. DJ has general shelf wear, age toned spine, rubbing on edges but no tears; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 244.
College Station: Texas A & M University Press, 2010. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 271; G-/no-DJ; 1/4 bound black cloth spine with silver text; blue/white patterned boards; limited edition to 150 copies; exterior has slight wear; strong boards; minor wear to corners; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; signed by authors; inscription to half title page.
Rome: Gagosian Gallery, 2008. First Edition. thin oblong folio, 75 pp., VG-; tan boards, dark green lettering; spine cocked, front board shaken, shelf lean, binding sturdy; bumping to head and tail of spine and corners; mild brown residue (possibly rust-staining) to boards, lettering to front board affected; interior pristine; published in conjunction with the inaugural exhibition held at the Gagosian Gallery from December 15, 2007 through March 8, 2008; TL consignment; shelved Front Table.
Freeport, ME: DeLorme Mapping Company, 1996. Small Quarto; pp 87 and 88; G/paperback; blue spines with blue, white and yellow text; 2 volumes; covers have modest rubbing to edges; slight shelf wear to exteriors; intact panels; previous bookshop's sticker to rear of vol. 1; text blocks have shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; illustrated;.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1993. First edition. Thin, Octavo; VG-/VG-; Black spine with white & coral text & red lines along text; Dust jacket has rubbed & sunned spine, very minimal edge wear and only slightly handled exterior, flaps inside have age toning along edges; Boards are lightly sunned with light, general edge wear, however planks are straight & strong; Text block is just lightly age toned & clean; pp 207.
San Francisco: The Conservation Land Trust, 2015. Large Quarto; unpaginated; VG/VG-; green spine with yellow text; yellow slipcase has slight wear and light soiling to exterior; dust jacket has mild shelf wear to exterior, some wear to edges; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: William Sloane Associates, Inc, 1948. Ex-libris,Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Black spine with copper text and green scroll leaf; Heavy shelf wear and age to jacket, fraying and chipping along sides, edges and corners, jacket now protected in mylar cover; Heavy age wear to boards, fraying along corners and at spine, binding slightly cocked, library markings on front paste-down, toned pages; Age toned, darkened text block exterior, text block clean; 335 pp.
Cranberry Isles, ME: The Tidal Press, 1978. First edition. Octavo; pp 95; G+/G; tan spine with black text; dust jacket has chipping to edges, some rubbing to exterior, sunned spine; cloth has light wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows very light wear to exterior edges, slight moisture staining to head spine edge; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
Durham, NC: Duke University Publishing, 1960. First Edition. Octavo; G/No jacket hardcover; Green cloth spine with gilt lettering; Covers show wear to all edges, corners and spine edges are fraying, spot of soiling to lower spine; Binding is sturdy; Ex-library copy with ink stamps on end papers and copyright page, pen on end papers; Text block is age toned but clean; 601 pp.
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 2963. Third Printing. Large Octavo; pp 71; 400 plates; G/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text; cloth has slight wear to edges; rubbed edges; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to front pastedown; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Hollywood, CA: A and I Books, 2010. First Edition. Oblong folio; unpaginated; VG-/VG-; black spine without text; dust jacket shows light wear to exterior; minor chipping to edges; cloth is clean; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by author on rear endpaper.
New York: The Tribune Association, 1868. Second, Revised Edition. 12mo; pp 254; G/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; cloth has light rubbing to exterior; some fraying to spine edges; lightly bumped corners; light sunning to spine; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated.
Boston & Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1976. first edition. Octavo; VG-/G-; off-white spine with green & brown text; dust jacket has moderatey rubbed exterior w/ some soiling; chipping at corners & minor wear along edges; price clipped front flap; clothbound panels consist of cloth spine & paper boards; boards slightly sunned but otherwise are clean, strong & intact; text block shows light wear on exterior edges; text pages are unmarked pages & tight binding; good condition; pp 304.