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Antuerpiae [Antwerp]: Ioannem Moretum, 1598. First Edition. small Quarto, , 255 pages, ; VG; bound in contemporary vellum, singe blind rule to boards, black ink lettering to spine; text block red; institutional bookplate to front pastedown; previous owners name in ink to front pastedown dated 1687, different previous owners name to lower end of title page, dated 1750; shelved case 3.
Boston: Dana Estes & Company, 1909. 10mo; pp 181; G/no-DJ; tan spine with gilt text; this volume only; leather boards have slightly sunned spine, some scratches to exterior; raised bands and gilt decorations to spine; triple gilt border to front; gilt roll to edge; gilt roll to turn in; minor rubbing to joints; minor wear to edges; text block has slight toning to exterior edges, top edge gilt; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; slight foxing toward front and rear of text; cracking to gutters; clean interior; frontispiece with tissue guard.
Totowa: Rowman & Allanheld, 1983. Octavo; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with red print; DJ has small surface tears on front edge, top edge, and spine, slight edgewear, slight spotting, small tear to top edge; Boards in blue cloth with silver print, slight spotting on rear, slight bump to bottom edge, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight, embossed owner stamp on page 117; 321 pages.
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.
Paris: Guillaumin et Cie. 1873. Octavo; good+/none; green leather spine with gilt lettering and decorative figures; quarter-bound w/black marbled paper boards; ex library, stamps and markings; extensive edge wear and bumping; text block, clean; light general toning; endpapers, marbled; v1, 844 pp.; ---v2, 1190 pp.; all edges and corners, abrasion and chipping; else very good; ---TEXT IN FRENCH.
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.
New York: Arden Book Company, Publishers, 1943. First edition. Octavo; pp 245; VG/no-DJ; red spine with black text; scarce; boards have slight wear to exterior, light sunning to spine, minor wear to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean;.
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;.
New York: The Noonday Press, 1964. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; White spine with to gray triangles, black text. Covers have general shelf wear, fraying to corners, rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has foxing on edges, previous owner's signature on front paste down, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 261.
Paris: Desclee de Brouwer, 1964, 1965. Octavo; G/paperback; beige spines with black text; 3 volumes; dust jackets have slightly sunned spines; mild wear to exteriors; covers are clean; text blocks show slight toning to exterior edges; deckled edges; underlining and margins markings throughout volumes; previous owner's name to ffeps; slight cracking to gutters; French text.
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.
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).
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.
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: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1953. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Light brown spine with dark blue text. DJ has shelf wear, tears along edges, age toning to spine, clipping to corners of flaps; Boards have water damage, heavy discoloration, light rubbing to edges, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, age toning to front/rear paste downs/free end papers, number stamp by previous owner on front paste down, pen markings on title page, light marginal pencil marks on a few pages, otherwise, free of highlighting; pp 427.
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.
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2005. Octavo; G/G; Ex-library; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white print, call number label; DJ in mylar, affixed to boards, slight shelfwear, library labels on spine and rear; Boards in black cloth with silver print, clean and strong; Text block has library stamps to top edge, front flyleaf, rear flyleaf, and library label on title page, penciled call number on preliminary page, text clean and tight; xi, 268 pages.
India / USA: Susil Gupta India, Ltd. / Kessinger Publishing, 1952. Facsimile Reprint of [Orig. Reprint of 1952). Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. tall, slick glossy yellow wraps spine with black titling. full size softcover, bound in yellow wraps, lightly handled, this facsimile reprint is clear and excellent throughout. its contents include several works, Six Systems of Indian Philosophy, 109 pp. Samkhya and Yoga, 144 pp., Nyaya and Vaiseshika, 120 pp. separately paginated sections included. clean, smooth edges all sides. ISBN# 0766142965.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1951. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 342 pages; VG-/G+; spine green and black with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, chipping to head and spine, some chipping to edges; price cut on top edge of front flap, but price stamped on lower edge; name stamped small on front flap and ffep; Signed and dated by Mumford on ffep; mild pencil markings within; shelved case 10.