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London: Macmillan and Co., 1866. 12mo; VG-/no dust jacket; Faded brown spine with gilt text; Moderate wear at head and tail of spine and at corners, light scuffing; Text block is age toned and dust stained along edge, cracking along front hinge and center of book, pencil markings from previous owner on half title page, otherwise pages are clean and undamaged; 406pp.
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1859,1860. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; 3/4 bound brown leather spines with gilt text to burgundy and green bars with decorations; 7 volumes; boards have slight soiling to exteriors, some rubbing to edges, strong boards; text blocks marbled; previous owner's bookplates to front pastedowns; slight sunning to exterior edges; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1880. Octavo; pp 413; G/no-DJ; dark red spine with gilt text; cloth has moderate sunning to spine, light sunning to boards, moderate rubbing to edges; text block shows age toning to exterior pages, interior unmarked; previous owner's book plate and label to front pastedown, light ink ti title page; minor cracking to gutters.
New York & London: Melville House, 2014. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Brown spine with black text: DJ is clean with minimal shelfwear, some light scuff marks: Boards are strong and clean, mild edgewear, bumping to head and tail of spine and corners: Textblock exterior is clean, title page has gift inscription to a previous owner, one page has several lines of yellow highlighting, pages otherwise clean: First Edition: 390 pp.
Lodon: L.N. Fowler & Co. Ltd., 1960. Fourth impression, first edition. 12mo; pp 238; VG-/G; Sun faded yellow spine with dark green text; dust jacket has rubbing to exterior, slight sun fading to spine, slight wear and minor fraying to edges; boards have slight sunning to exterior; text block shows slight ivory toning to exterior edges, previous bookshop name and address stamped to ffep, slight writing to half title page; interior clean;.
Madrid: Espasa-Calpe, S.A. Mixed Editions. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; red/black spines with gilt text; 10 Volumes: v. 1, Prologos, pp 1078 ; v. 2, Discursos, pp 621 ; v. 3, Conferencias, pp 1042 ; v. 4, Articulos y Otros Trabajos, pp 1195 ; v. 5, Biografias, pp 1005, ; v. 6, Biografias, pp 1197 ; v. 7, Biografias, pp 662 ; v. 8, Ensayos, pp 720 ; v. 9, Ensayos, pp 707 ; v. 10, Idearium, pp 653 ; cloths have slight sunning to exteriors; minor wear to exteriors otherwise; slight white marks to tail exterior edges; small chip to front joint of v. 10; strong boards; text blocks shows slight soiling wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; marbled endpapers; frontispiece to each volume; illustrated; Spanish text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1970. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, cream with cream print on red banner; DJ has mild edgewear/shelfwear, slight smudging to rear; Boards in red cloth with gold print on a black banner, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for smudge to fore edge; Inscribed in ink by the author on the half-title page; xiii, 479 pages, frontispiece (port.).
MLIBRARY. Octavo; VG; Paperback; Spine, blue without print; Cover clean and bright but for mild crease to left corner on rear and slight bumps to lower outside corners; Textblock clean and tight but for spotting on bottom and front edges; originally published "Boston: Crocker and Brewster, 1943"; "Produced from digital images"; "Prepared for publishing by HP"; xii, 642 pages.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1965. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey with white print; DJ has mild edgewear, light peripheral tanning to rear; Boards in red cloth with black print, clean and strong; Text block has vendor stamp on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; x, 227 pages.
Paris: Chez les Marchands de Nouveantes, 1795. First Edition. 8vo., 218 pages; VG-; bound in acid-washed calf, spine brown with gilt tooling, burgundy label with gilt lettering; moderate wear to boards, primarily along corners and edges; head and tail of spine chipped off; gilt board edges; marbled endpapers; two bookplates on front pastedown; age-toning and mild foxing to pages; title roughly translates to 'Dissertation on the fundamental principles of human society'; text in French; shelved case 10.
Netherlands: Martinus Nijhoff/The Hague, 1973. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/No-DJ(paperback as is); Spine is white with black text, very sunned; Covers have general shelf wear, edge wear, stain and tear at bottom left corner, rubbing, scratches and marks, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 108; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1928. First American Edition. 12mo., 46 pp., VG-/no DJ; blue cloth boards, beige title labels with black lettering affixed to spine and front board; bumping/chipping/fraying to head and tail of spine and to corners of boards, age-toning/cocking to spine, no shelf lean, boards somewhat shaken, binding intact, foxing to paper labels, lettering legible; age-toning and shelfwear to text-block; mild rubbing to edges of boards; age-toning to endpapers and interior, very slight foxing/wear to front endpapers, mild stain to fore-edge of title page, text legible throughout; pub. 1928, "First Edition" stated to copyright page; INSCRIBED by Maurois to half-title page; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
London: Watts & Company, 1908. Unstated, apparent first edition. Octavo, two volumes. Fair with no dust jacket. Each volume dark green spine with black lettering. Stain to volume 1's covers near the fore-edge and to the bottom of volume 2's spine. Slight shelf-wear to covers. Owner markings to front pastedown of each volume. Age-toning to pages. Both volumes somewhat cocked spines and bowed covers. Volume 1 to 356pp, volume 2 to 360pp.
Bristol, England: Thoemmes Press, 1998. Reprint of the 1920 edition. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. navy clothbound HB with gold stripe accents around gilt stamped green segments for title and author. sharply cornered boards, protect the clean ivory sheets. light gray smudges to head-edge, fore-edge and tail-edge smooth and abraded. 500 pp. ISBN# 1855065975.
New York: Random House, 2005. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with white print; DJ has slight edgewear/shelfwear but is clean and bright; Boards in blue paper and black paper with gold print, slight bumps to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by author McCain on the title page; xviii, 311 pages. BL consignment.
New York: Random House, 2004. Octavo; VG/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, cream with black and gold print; DJ has mild smudges to front and spine; Boards in cream paper and cream cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by author McCain on the half-title page; 209 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w). BL consignment.
New York: A Cornelia & Michael Bessie Book, Harper & Row, 1984. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with white print; DJ is blue with white print, mild edgewear, tear to top of spine; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xiii, 108 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Delhi, Varanasi, Patna: Motilal Bararsidass, 1983. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 370; G/G; light blue spine with black text; dust jacket shows some rubbing to exterior; mild dings to edges; cloth shows mild wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; some rubbing wear to edges; strong boards; text block has light tone to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; text pages clean; stamped text to rear endpaper; illustrated;.
Breslau: Wilh. Jacobsohn & Co., 1892. Neue Titelauflage. VG+/no DJ Octavo in red cloth over boards with Victorian filigree and borders, gilt lettering on spine. Ex libris, name stamp on verso of portrait page. Minor shelf wear and bumping; text clean; 602 pp. Small florette wallpaper endpapers. Spider marbling on edges of text block. In exceptional condition. ---TEXT IN GERMAN. Shelved upstairs, in shelves near copier.
Hope, ID: The Kendrick Mercer Company, 2017. Small Octavo: VG/VG: Thin black spine with white text: DJ is clean with very minor shelfwear, small bump at head of spine: Boards are strong and clean, bump at head and tail of spine, minor rubbing to edges, sticker on back pastedown, binding is tight: Textblock is clean: 131 pp.
West Lafayette: Purdue University Ppress, 1995. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with grey print; DJ has tears at spine ends and flap corners (taped), shelfwear; Boards in black cloth with red print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xv, 374 pages.
London: John W. Parker, 1846. Second Edition. 8vos., 2 volumes; VG-; gray paper boards, spines dark gray with paper labels, black lettering; rebacked with previous boards and new paper spines, previous labels preserved on spines; moderate wear to boards, including bumping, scratches, and staining; small bookplate to front pastedown of both volumes; scattered and sparse pencil markings; gutter slightly open on pages 320/321 of volume 2; shelved case 10.
New York and London: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1940. First Edition. Octavo; pp 65; G/G-; silver spine with dark blue text; dust jacket has few chips to edges; slight wear to exterior; some scratches to rear; cloth has light wear to exterior; slight rubbing to corners; text block shows some age toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; deckled fore edge.
New York, NY: Timothy A. Mitchell, 1991. Second Printing. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Inscribed; Black spine with gold text; Boards strong, generally clean, with shelfwear and edgewear, rubbing at corners, faint white spots on both covers; Textblock generally clean, author inscription to previous owner on front pastedown, infrequent blue ink underlining and marginalia in latter half of text, light wave to text, no obvious signs of water damage, light soiling on tail edge; pp 161.
London: Grant Richards, 1908. First Edition Thus. Octavo, 453/657/498 pages; G+/VG-/VG-; half bound in brown cloth; spines have faded gilt lettering; binding of volume one has heavy wear along the sides of the spine with chipping and an open tear, has minor rubbing on both boards, and heavy wear on the fore edge corners; bindings of volumes two and three have minor wear along the top and bottom of the spine, have minimal rubbing on both boards, have wear on the fore edge corners; original owner's name is written on the ffep in each volume; each volume has a plate with tissue guard next to the title page; shelved philosophy.
Cambridge: Printed by Roger Daniel, Printer to the University, 1647. First Edition, First Issue. 12mo., 436pp.; G+; spine paneled black leather with gilt lettering; some bumping to corners, head and tail of spine; gutter visible on ffep; pages 435, 436, and the errata page are facsimiles laid loose within; pages 431-434 have some damage to the fore edges and corners; small piece of paper with a description of the volume pasted onto verso of ffep; some notes in ink on verso of title page; some toning to page edges from age; what appears to be a name written on title page in ink; by one of the most famous of the Cambridge Platonists; JG consignment; shelved case 0.
London: Chapman and Hall, 1873. Octavo; pp 344+342; G/no-DJ; 3/4 bound black leather spines with gilt text; gilt decorations to spines; 2 volumes; marbled boards have slight scratches to exterior; some crackling to exterior spine surfaces; slightly sunned spines; some rubbing to joints and corners; text blocks show age toning to exterior edges; top edges gilt; marbled endpapers; interiors slightly toned; small bookbinder's stamp to verso of ffep.
London: Henry G. Bohn, 1848,1849,1854,1860,1861, Mixed Editions. 10mo; G/no-DJ; 3/4 dark green and brown leather spines with gilt text and decorations to spines; 5 volumes: The Autobiography of Goethe-Truth and Poetry: From My Own Life, vols. 1 & 2, pp 520 & 544; Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship, pp 570; Dramatic Works of Goethe, pp 504; Novels and Tales, pp 504; marbled boards have some wear spines, some rubbing and fraying to boards, moderate wear to edges; marbled text blocks have light wear to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplates to front pastedowns; frontispieces with tissue guards; marbled endpapers; interiors clean.
London: Rockliff. English Edition. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ hardcover: Black spine with white text: Boards are strong and clean, some light scratches on back board, slight bumping of tail of spine and lower corners, binding solid: Textblock exterior has very small, light liquid stain along fore edge, rest of text is clean: This edition based on the 1948 translation: 142 pp.
London: Macmillan & Co., 1881. Octavo; pp 735; Fair; green spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has some slight scratches to exterior; some fraying to edges and corners; slightly sun darkened spine; sturdy boards; text block has age toned exterior edges; previous owner's name and school to exterior fore edge; ex-library with few markings toward front; mild cracking at gutter at pp 240-241; cracked hinges, condition noted; some pencil to several interior pages;.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1941. First Edition. Hardcover Crown Octavo; VG; Grey cloth with blue text. General shelf ware. Sunning on spine and outer edges. Slight bumping and rubbing on corners. Rubbing on edges; Text block age toned. Clean. Underlining on certain pages throughout text. Notes from previous owner on back end paper; pp 306.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1955. First edition. Octavo. Good in good- dust jacket. Orange cream spine with long black panel and white lettering. Chipping to top and bottom of dust jacket spine. Crease to top corner of front dust jacket flap. Several small closed tears and chipping primarily to top of panel edges. Some soiling to rear DJ panel. Small scar to the cloth near top of book spine. Binding intact, text block edges generally clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 246pp.
New York: The Modern Library, 1954. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ has edgewear, mild shelfwear; Boards in grey cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps, small stain at front bottom edge, else clean and strong; Text block has slight tanning to endpapers, hinge tear at title page, light pencil annotation throughout third work; CONTENTS: Thus Spake Zarathustra / translated by Thomas Common — Beyond Good and Evil / translated by Helen Zimmern — The Genealogy of Morals / translated by Horace B. Samuel — Ecce Homo / translated by Clifton P. Fadiman — The Birth of Tragedy / translated by Clifton P. Fadiman; xxxiii, 1088 pages.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1924. Mixed Editions. 12mo; VG-/no-DJ; dark green spines with gilt text; 2 volumes: Vol. 4, Part I, Thoughts Out of Season: David Strauss, the Confessor and the Writer; Richard Wagner in Bayreuth, pp 204 [979 of 1000 numbered copies]; Vol. 5, Part II, Thoughts Out of Season: The Use and Abuse of History; Schopenhauer as Educator, pp 201 [2878 of 3000 numbered copies]; cloths have slight wear to exteriors; some rubbing to corners; strong boards; text blocks show slight wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffeps; slight offset toning to endpapers; interiors clean;.
Munchen: Piper, 1998. Octavo; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with grey and yellow print; DJ has edgewear, slight tear at top of spine; Boards in grey cloth with black and yellow print, wear to bottom edge and spine tail, mild bumps to outer corners; Textblock has slight spotting to edges and rear endpapers, clean text, black ribbon marker; Text in German; 765 pages.
Hanover and London: University Press of New England, 2005. Octavo; pp 228; VG-/VG; burgundy spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows light wear to exterior; cloth has some very light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; light ink to p 158; inscribed by author to former U.S. Senator Harris Wofford;.
Seoul: Green Frog Academy, 2014. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Red spine with white and black text: DJ is in mylar sheath, clean with very mild shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean, light edgewear, minor bump to tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock is clean, front free page signed by the author: 589 pp.