London and New York: Routledge, 1990. First Edition. Thick Octavo; pp 1062; G+/G; yellowish orange spine with white text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; minor wear to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has slight shelf wear; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight soiling to exterior edges; gray patterned endpapers; interior clean; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
General Science/History of Science (Science & Tech)
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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).
Madison and London: The University of Wisconsin Press, 1968. Large Octavo; pp 778; VG-/G-; light gray spine with black text; dust jacket shows small chips to spine edges and fore corners; sunned spine; front and rear light green; noticeable wear to edges; closed tear to rear; price clipped flap; cloth has clean exterior; minor bumping to spine edges; strong boards; text block shows very light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated; interior clean.
Firenze: Edizioni Tassinari, 2003. First Edition Thus. Octavo; 300pp; 17 plates; softcover wraps printed in color with black titles; covers wrinkled and a bit worn; bottom edge creased; top edge shows old paper-clip wrinkling; contents else very good; illustrated with charts and plates (some color). [Spine; black titles on light burgundy].
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1872. Reprint. Reprint; 12mo; G/No-DJ; Spine is green with gold text; Boards have rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, scratches and scuffs, joints and hinges are sensitive; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, some foxing, content is clear; pp 223.
Toronto, Canada: University of Toronto Press, 1965. Third Edition - Reprint. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Blue spine with silver text; Boards strong, clean, with general shelfwear and edgewear, tail corners bent, rubbing at top corners and both ends of spine, spine faded with age, gilt slightly dulled; Textblock clean, ex-library stamps on title page and back pastedown, small stains on fore and tail edges; pp 286.
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: Facts On File, 1983. First Edition. DJ front cover interior flap price clipped. Quarto; VG/VG-; Red spine with faded brown text; DJ has 1" closed tear on front cover, light surface scuffing; Boards strong, clean; Textblock has library card material wearing off front end paper, otherwise clean; 255pp.
New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1972. Octavo; VG-/VG; Brown spine with white and orange text; DJ darkened by age, otherwise clean, light edgewear and shelfwear; Boards strong, clean; Textblock darkened by age, otherwise clean, first signature slightly separated, bottom corner of front inside cover flap has been clipped, previous bookseller's sticker affixed to back cover pastedown; pp 174.
Denver: American Astronautical Society, 1965. Octavo; VG; hardcover; bound in black cloth, white and red lettering; boards strong, minor shelfwear, minor edgewear, minor rubbing on fore corners, light soiling on front and spine, some bumping around edges; text block age toned around edges; insert included; xxi, 979pp SHELVED IN ANNEX C ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
Milano: Nicola De Toma, 1974. First Edition Thus. Octavo; 318pp; Very good minus hardcover of fabricoid boards in chipped and torn justjacket; together housed in soiled and torn shipping cardboard; contents very good/good throughout; profusely illustrated in black and white. [Spine; black letters on yellowed white spine]. [Note: A.S. Con Bedini].
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1981. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, grey with black print; DJ has small tears at spine ends, edgewear, mild creasing, smudging, vendor label on front flap; Boards in black cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for slight spotting to fore edge; xxiii, 592 pages, illustrated (including b&w plates).
Chicago: American Bar Foundation, 1973. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Green spine with white text; Covers have minor shelf wear such as lightly rubbed edges & corners and lightly sunned spine; Text block show slight shelf wear along exterior edges due to handling, otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding.
Madison, WI and London: The University of Wisconsin Press, 1980. First printing. Octavo; 259 pp; VG/G; black/brown spine with white text; dust jacket has light staining to rear fore edge, closed tear to front head edge, light wear to exterior; cloth is clean, strong boards; text block shows slight wear to edges, intact pages; interior clean;.
Chicago, Illinois: The University of Chicago Press, 1955. Fourth Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. lightly fading red cloth HB, gilt-stamped, mildly aged titling appears tarnished and difficult to discern. ends and corners above average and neat. solid red panels, thin but protected. two clothbound volumes the ten numbers of Volume I of the International Encyclopedia of Unified Science. contents include p. 343 - 760 pp. neat interior and outer edges: both basically clear.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1955. Octavo; pp 760; G/G-; ivory spines with black, red and blue text; 2 volumes: vol. 1, part 1; vol. 2, part 2; dust jackets show moderate rubbing to exterior; sunned spines; some minor chips to corners; rubbing to exteriors; cloths have light shelf wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks show light toning to exterior edges; interiors clean.
New York and London: Hafner Publishing Company, Inc., 1968. Facsimile Reprint. Octavo; pp 457; G/Fair; black spine with beige text; reprint of 1949 edition; dust jacket shows chips to edges; lightly sunned spine; mylar wraps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; some rubbing to edges; text block has slight soiling to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; illustrated;.
Milano: Longanesi & C., 2000. Text in Italian; Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; White spine with black text and a red square. Covers have general shelf wear, apart from that, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has minor wear to edges, some pages have top corners folded, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 309.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1965. First edition. Quarto. VG in G+ dust jacket wrap. Black spine with white lettering. Several chips along the edges of the dust jacket as well as some rubbing. Book covers generally clean with some fading around the text on the spine. Spine slightly slanted. Both hinges somewhat loose. Edges and pages clean and unmarked. 359pp.
Urbino: Edizioni Quattro Venti, 1988. Quarto; good/wraps; white spine with black text; gray front panel with white text; tan back panel with black text; shelf wear, edge wear and bumping; text block, clean; 149 pp.; 88 illus., photos, plates, portraits, figures, maps; all edges and corners, chipping and wear, nicks and staining; else very good; --TEXT IN ITALIAN, FRENCH, AND ENGLISH.
New York: Golden Press, 1969,1970. Mixed Editions. Large Octavo; Good; yellow spines with red text; 16 volumes; no jackets; cloths show modest wear to exteriors; some rubbing wear to corners; lightly sunned spines; boards slightly splayed; text blocks have slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Scott, Greenwood & Co, 1900. Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Light red spine with gold text; Boards have moderately sunned exterior with slight stains on panels as well as some rubbing & wear along edges; Text block is lightly age toned with exterior edges and pencil writing on ffep, cracking along binding between pp 80-81 and slightly between front end papers; pp 128.
Gainesville, FL: University of Floria Press, 1972. US Printing. slim 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. warm yellow wraps spine, skinny with small green titling. several faint ridges between gently worn head and neat tail. mild exterior shelfwear. EX-LIBRIS embossed by prior owner on title page. neatly cornered sheets, a touch foxed on head-edge. 88 pp. ISBN#0813003474.
Moscow: Mir Publishers, 1984. Octavo; Revised from the 1980 Russian edition; VG/G; Hardcover w/ DJ; Spine, green with white print; DJ has closed tears on front and back, wear to top and bottom edges and spine caps, some spotting, rubbing, vendor label on back; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mild bumping to lower corners, mild wear to spine caps; Textblock clean and tight; 312 pages, illustrated (some color).
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1935. Octavo; Eighth impression; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, yellow with black print; DJ in mylar, has tears across top edge and at bottom of spine, fading to spine, slight smudging/shelfwear; Boards in buff cloth with blue print, spotting, mild wear to corners and spine caps, smudging/shelfwear; Text block has tinted top edge, stains to top and front edge, text clean and tight; 396 pages, illustrated.
Santafe de Bogota, D.C. Universidad Nacional De Colombia, 1999. Volumen 1 No. 1. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Teal spine with yellow writing; Cover stock is in very good condition with some slight bending at the edges, a few smudges on the cover, and minimal tearing on the top spine cover; The quality of the text block is very good however book's pages have been subjected to some age toning and the page edges are mildly stained on the lower right-hand corner; pp 165.
New York: New York University Press, 1975. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Spine is light blue fabric with bronze text, bumping to head and tail; Boards have general shelf wear, edge-wear, light rubbing to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, light pen on front free-end paper, content is clear; pp 306.
Leipzig: Verlag von Johann Ambrosius Barth, 1826. First Edition. 8vo., 430 pages; VG; rebound in black clothm tan paper label with black lettering on spine; bound from wraps, with teal wraps bound in; largely uncut; moderate foxing; small faded stamp on title page; text in German; Shelved in endcase near stairs on sales floor.
New York: Academic Press, 1976. Octavo; VG/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, brown with white print; DJ has tear at top of spine and at lower edge, slight edgewear; Boards in yellow cloth with red print, clean and strong; Textblock is clean and tight, owner stamp on front endpapers and title page; xi, 240 pages, illustrated.
New York: Scribner, Armstrong, & Co., 1873. New Edition. Large Octavo, 818 pages; VG; 3/4 bound in brown calf, marbled boards, spine paneled with a green and a burgundy label, gilt lettering, gilt tooling to other panels; gilt text block; marbled endpapers; mild rubbing and wear to boards; bookplate to front pastedown; illustrated with 343 engravings on wood and a color frontispiece;very mild foxing to interior; small name-stamp to front cover, sfep; shelved case 10.
Washington, D.C. NASA, 1969. Octavo; pp 188; G-/paperback; ivory spine with green text; letter from George F. Pieper, Assistant Director for Space Sciences, laid in at front; covers show some age toning to exterior edges and spine; minor chips to corners;text block has lightly toned exterior edges; illustrated; interior clean;.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1996. First American Edition. Octavo, 404 pages, VG/VG-; DJ, black spine, white lettering: mild overall wear to DJ; mild wear to head, tail, and corners; small closed tear with slight material loss to bottom right corner of front cover; "$24.95" to front flap, DJ covered by mylar; red matte paper boards, bright gold lettering to spine: mild overall wear to boards, light age-toning/wear to text-block, interior clean; shelved Case 8.