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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1965. First edition. Large octavo; VG/VG-; White spine with black and red text; Dustjacket edge wear very mild, DJ is lightly age toned and shows occasional signs of light rubbing, front flap has three long vertical creases; Boards strong, bottom corners have some very small chips/frays, bottom edges of boards some very light rubbing near spine, front pastedown some light age toning near top, graphics on both pastedowns very clear, binding strong; Textblock age toned, first page has a few notes near top in blue ink, next to which are some very small notations in pencil, page 100 a tiny black circle in margin, interior otherwise clean; 767 pp.
Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press. Mixed Editions. Octavo; G/G; blue/gray/red spines with black/blue/ white/ orange text; 5 volumes: vol. 1, The Emergence of the Catholic Tradition (100-600), pp 393, [ISBN 0226653706], 1971; vol. 2, The Spirit of Eastern Christendom (600-1700), pp 329, [ISBN 0226653722], 1974; vol. 3, The Growth of Medieval Theology (600-1300), pp 333 [ISBN 0226653749], 1978; vol. 4, Reformation of Church and Dogma (1300-1700), pp 423, [ISBN 0226653765], 1984; vol. 5, Christian Doctrine and Modern Culture (since 1700), pp 361 [ISBN 0226653781], 1989; dust jackets have modest wear to exteriors; minor chips to edges of vols. 1 and 2; lightly sunned spines; mylar wraps; cloths have slight shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text blocks show slight foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffeps; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd., 1964. Octavo; G+/G-; Tan spine with dark blue text; Previous owner's name on front free endpaper; Dust jacket is worn with sunned exterior and spine, slightly frayed edges, rubbed exterior and corners, light foxing across dust jacket; Boards have moisture stain across bottom of boards, otherwise strong; Textblock is age toned with foxing along head and fore edge exterior, foxing on first few and last few pages; pp 420.
New York: Hippocrene Books, Inc., 1977. reprinted. Octavo; VG-/G+; Yellow spine with black text; originally published in 1907, this reprint is from 1977; dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slight chipping at corners and lightly rubbed exterior, otherwise clean & intact; cloth has slight shelf wear with intact and sturdy panels; text block has very little wear on exterior edges w/ unmarked pages and tight binding; map in rear is detached; pp 319.
New York: Hippocrene Books, Inc., 1975. Octavo, VG/VG- hardcover; red spine with black and white text; dust jacket has open and closed tears to the spine and corners and severely tanned to the edge of the front flap but dust jacket is in tact; boards are clean and sturdy with the exception of minor bumps to head and tail of the spine; text block is moderately tanned but clean; 352p.
London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1897. Octavo, 405pp. Hardcover without jacket in VG- condition. Bumping and shelf-wear. Faint rubbing to corners of cloth-bound boards. Age-toning to end pages; stamp on rear paste down end paper. No markings or creases to the text. Binding is shaken but sturdy. Features attractive green top-stain and rough-cut text block. Includes map at rear and uncut pages of advertisements. Shelve: HISTORY - GREECE Spine is green cloth with gilt text.
St. Petersburg: Ivan Fiodorov Art Publishers, 2001. Thick large quarto; pp 510; VG/VG; green spine with white text; dust jacket shows lightly sunned exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has light wear to edges; strong boards; text block has very light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; arts - Collections; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 1961. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. black DJ spine has mild blue and white title between white author and publisher, but spine ends chipping and whitish where worn, moderately continues along the edges to corners. clipped front inner flap. black clothbound HB with silver stamped titles, wear to outer board edges mild. prior owner's name/date in upper right corner of right fep. interior textblock upon ivory sheets, a solidly bound volume; exterior wear limited to a few specks on fore-edge. 234 pp.
New York: Hippocrene Books, Inc., 1987. Second Printing. Small Quarto; pp 321; G/Fair; blue spine with ivory text; dust jacket has some chips to edges; tape mends to edges; slightly sun aged exterior; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; strong boards; minor wear to corners; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to front endpaper; illustrated endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
New York: Thames & Hudson, Inc., 2012. first U.S. edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Blue & black spine with gilt text; dust jacket is covered with mylar and shows minimal shelf wear with clean and intact exterior; cloth has slight wear on exterior with some smudges on front, however panels are strong & intact; text block has clean, crisp pages with tight binding; pp 240.
Lisboa: Comissao Portuguesa de Historia Militar, 2009. Octavo; 2 volumes in slipcase; VG-; Paperback; Spine, blue and gold with white print; Slipcase is gold and blue with gold and blue print, shelfwear, tearing at spine corners and to inserted folds; Covers are clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; Essays in Portuguese, French, and English with abstracts in all three languages; 2 volumes (1363 pages), illustrated, some color.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. Publishers, 1992. Quarto; pp 208; VG/G; dark brown spine with red text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, small closed tear to rear head edge; boards have light wear to exterior, light bumping to edges; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; arts - Scandinavian; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Facts On File, Inc., 1999. facsimile reprint. Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with yellow text; Dust jacket has mylar cover; Exterior of dj is very clean; minor scuffing at corners; Boards are clean w/sturdy, stable panels; text block shows only light rubbing at tail of fore edge; clean, tightly bound pages; pp 572.
Bucharest: Bibliotecii Nationale a Romaniei, 2004. Quarto; pp 167; G+/no-DJ; dark red spine with yellow text; boards have slight rubbing to exterior; minor wear to corners; small sticker to spine tail edge; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; previous owner's embossed stamp to ffep; illustrated; Romanian and English texts.
Hartford: Andrus and Starr, 1815. Octavo; pp 400; Fair/no-DJ; dark brown leather spine with gilt text to burgundy bars; scarce; boards have heavy rubbing to exterior; noticeable wear to edges; bumped corners; text block has age toned exterior edges; cracking to gutters; slight moisture staining to endpapers and toward edges; frontispiece; small tape mend to ffep; some foxing throughout.
Hartford: Andruss and Star, 1815. Early reprint. Two volumes in octavo. Fair. Two volumes on a related subjects in identical bindings. The book by LaBaume is missing its title page. Worn leather covers and spines exhibit significant rubbing. Volume 1 missing part of leather along the head of its backstrip. Hinges of both volumes loose. Owner markings to front and rear end paper and pastedown of both volumes. Binding fair to good for both volumes. Text block solid, but hinges are loose. Some stains to the pages of both volumes. We are including the book by LaBaume with the book by Porter as part of a matched set. Volume 1 is 400pp. Volume 2 is to 354pp.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978. First Edition. Small quarto; pp 398; VG-/G; gold spine with red text; dust jacket has minor chips to corners; light wear to exterior; cloth has light sun fading to exterior, mostly to spine; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; dark brown endpapers; interior clean; inscribed by author to Robert Haft of Crown Books.
New York: George P. Putnam, 1850. First edition. 12mo; pp 176; G-; green spine with gilt text; Title: The Hungarian Revolution, outlines of the prominent circumstances attending the Hungarian Struggle for Freedom: Together with brief biographical sketches of the leading statesmen and generals who took part in it; covers have heavy soiling toward fore edges; sun fading to exterior, some wear and fraying to edges, as is; text block shows darkening to exterior edges, cracking to hnges, foxing to pages toward front and rear of text; inscribed by author;.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1929. First. Octavo; VG/VG; gold spine, black text; jacket has protective mylar cover, edgewear, small open tear at spine tail, rubbing, creasing on front flap; boards are strong, faint damp staining on back, spine slightly cocked; textblock has edgewear, spotting on a few pages, otherwise clean; pp 271.
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1863. Octavo; G+ hardcovers with no dust jackets; the three volume set is in uniform condition; severely age-tone brown spine with gold text; boards have minor bumpings at the tips, and are also moderately broken at the front hinges but in tact; the first four papers of Vol.2 are lose; front free end- papers have inscription and they, and rear free end papers are severely stained and age-toned but text block is legible; 618p. (Vol.1); 610p. (Vol.2); 476p. (Vol.3).
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1868. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; dark brown spine with gilt text; 3 volumes; rare; ex-library; spine are leather has slight wear to bands across spines, slight rubbing to exteriors, some fraying to spine edges, rubbing to edges; text blocks show darkening to exterior edges, sticker residue to rear endpaper of vol. 1; bookplates of previous owner to front pastedowns, embossing of ex-library to title pages, as is; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: The Syndics of Cambridge University Press, 1952. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcovers with dust jackets and enclosed in a plum- colored slip case; edge worn spines with plum and light brown pictures with texts in same colors; dust jackets have minor edge wear with bumps at the corners; front board of vol.1 has minor spots otherwise both volumes have sturdy and clean boards; text blocks are age-toned but clean; 1202p. (Total pages for the 2 vols.).
Manchester and New York: Manchester University Press, 1990. Small Octavo; pp 252; VG/VG-; yellow spine with green text; dust jacket shows minor wear to exterior, slight sun fading to spine, minor chipping to spine edges; cloth has slight sun fading to spine, boards are clean and strong; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffep, interior clean;.
Washington, D.C. The National Geographic Society, 1977, 1978. Reprinted. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; multicolored spines with gilt text; 5 volumes, The Story of Man: vol. 1, Everyday Life in Bible Times [light brown spine], pp 448, ISBN: 0870441310; vol. 2, Greece and Rome: Builders of Our World [green spine], pp 448, ISBN: 0870440713; vol. 3, The Middle Ages [dark brown spine], pp 378, ISBN: 0870440756; vol. 4, The Renaissance: Maker of Modern Man [burgundy spine], pp 402, ISBN: 870440918; vol. 5, Great Religions of the World, [dark blue spine], pp 419, ISBN: 0870441558; leatherette bindings have slight wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks have top edges gilt; slight wear to exterior edges; marbled endpapers; frontispieces; profusely illustrated; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York; London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1915. First Edition. Crown Octavo; G+/no-DJ; spine blue with gilt lettering; boards strong, clean, spine cocked, minor scratches on back cover, rubbing on spine head/tail, light rubbing on spine joints, rubbing on bottom edges, minor wear on corners, , minimal other wear, no stains or markings; textblock has minor wear, top edge colored gray, some scuffing on edges, two ink spots on fore edge, minor pen mark on front pastedown, hinge partially cracked on page 16, back hinge cracked (open to webbing), no writing/markings, no underlining, contains 8 fold-out maps. pp. 208.
Great Britain: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2000. UK Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. medium grayscale pictorial thick DJ spine and jacket front with black and white overlay titling. jacket front with enlarged white author, raised yellow titling centered. DJ under clear protective cover. light gray clothbound HB with some wear to ends and extremities, gilt-stamped titles. small closed tear around head of hinge at ffep. voluminous clear textblock with illustrations following page 174, page 270, page 366. clear, in solidly bound shape, no mark or writing, inside or out. out-of-print. 524 pp. ISBN# 0297819755.
London: printed [by William Stansby] for Walter Burre [and are to be sold at his shop in Paules Church-yard at the signe of the Crane], 1614. First Edition. Folio; G+; bound in early diced brown calf, newly rebacked with new spine and corners, paneled with gilt lettering; housed in a custom brown buckram covered clamshell; With the Poem and the engraved title page. Both have been trimmed and inlaid, possibly having been married to this copy from another.; With 5 folding maps, Lacking 3 maps: the Arabian Desert (pages 414/415), Troy (452/453), and Troy (454/455). Maps trimmed incredibly close, with map of the Middle East impacted just slightly.; Lacking blank leaf 3K4 and terminal blank 7C6; 4G3r has the woodcut initial hand-colored, with the color bleeding over to the facing page; with the Errata leaf at the end; Printer’s name and bookseller’s address from colophon.; "The first part of the historie of the vvorld .. The third booke" (caption title) begins new pagination on 4A1r.; LD consignment; shelved case 4.
Wein: Osterreichischer Bundseverlag, 1987. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Blue spine with purple/yellow text; Out of print, limited availibility; Cloth has light wear on exterior with minimal edge wear and panels are clean, strong and intact; Text block has light wear on exterior edges due to handling with sticker on ffep, but otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 576. German text.
New York: Henry Holt and Company. Octavo; pp 264; VG-/G; ivory spine with dark blue text; originally published in 1936; dust jacket has slight soiling to exterior; minor chipping to edges; price clipped flaps; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned.
Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1987. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG. soft black DJ spine with reddish tail end, bright red and gray titling. jacket panels with a likewise ombre shaded background. medium red clothbound HB with silver stamped type, adjacent panels both sharply cornered. out-of-print. clear and excellent textblock, outer edges unblemished. 336 pp. ISBN# 0520057163.
Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 1970. First edition. Octavo. VG- in VG- price-clipped dust jacket. Blue spine with tan extremities and tan lettering. Ex-library copy with stamp to front free end paper and similar stamp to copyright page. Age-toning and slight soiling to dust jacket panels. Covers clean, binding intact. Slight foxing to text block edges, particularly to the top edge. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 271pp.
London: Minerva Publishing Co. Ltd., 1941. Second Revised. Small octavo; G/no-DJ; sunned red spine with black text; boards are slightly brittle with bumping to corners, covers have light staining, moderate fading, sunning to spine; textblock is lightly age-toned, otherwise free of markings and blemishes, map in folder attached to back paste-down; 292pp.
London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1907. First Edition. 4to., 336 pp., VG- condition; orange cloth boards, spine faded light brown, leather title label with gilt lettering affixed to spine; bumping/chipping/fraying to head and tail of spine and corners of boards; rubbing to spine, chipping to edges of label, lettering to label barely legible; cocking to spine, cracked hinge to front board, boards somewhat shaken, binding strong; fading to gilt text-block, age-toning to beveled fore- and bottom-edges; occasional age-toning, foxing, and minor staining to interior; signature of previous owners to ffep and recto of first blank page, embossed stamp of previous owner to bfep, label from previous bookseller to front paste-down; tipped-in frontispiece and plates protected by tissue guards; Shelved on bookshelf near stairs on sales floor Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to restriction(s).
London: Jerome A. Ringrose, 1913. Octavo; pp 133; G/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; cloth shows moderate spotting to front, sunned spine, some rubbing to corners; text block has age toning to edges, previous owner's name to ffep, slight cracking to front gutter, shadow toning to endpapers, stamp writing to title page; interior clean.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1976. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/G+; Spine is faded red with white text, material loss; DJ has general shelf wear, edge wear, creasing to edges, age-toning, a few open and closed tears, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, joints and hinges are intact; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 220.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co, 1863. Octavo; G+ Hardcovers; Half leather binding with marble boards; the 3 Vols are in uniform condition; Boards are slightly shelf worn with rubbing to the corners and edges, front hinge of vol.1 is slightly separated but boards are not affected; Text blocks of all volumes have inscription to the front free end-papers by the previous owner; end papers have strong foxing otherwise texts are clean; 618p. (Vol.1); 604p. (Vol.2); 565p.(Vol.3) Oversized listing. Please contact seller for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions.
Philadelphia: J.N. Lippincott & Co., 1883. 10mo; G-/no-DJ; dark green spines with gilt text and illustrations to spines; 3 volumes: vol. 1, pp 544; vol. 2, pp 549; vol. 3, pp 530; cloths have slight sunning to exteriors; black rules to spine and panels; moderate rubbing wear to edges; slight soiling to exteriors; beveled edges; strong boards; text blocks show age toning to exterior edges; interiors moderately toned; slight cracking to front gutter of vol. 3; previous owner's name to title pages; good bindings.
Bratislava: Eosverlag, 1936. Large Octavo; pp 596; G+/no-DJ; beige spine with black design, no text; buckram has some age toning to exterior edges, moderate wear to boards; text block has light foxing to edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; profusely illustrated; interior clean; German text.
London: Oxford University Press, 1970. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey with black print; DJ in mylar, slight edgewear, price-clipped; Boards in pink cloth with gold print on black banner, slight wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has slight spotting to top edge and to front endpapers, clean text; xiii, 192 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
Bologna: Museo Civico Archeologico, 1981. First Edition. Entirely in Italian. Small square Quarto; VG-/no-DJ softcover; White spine with black text; Covers show minor wear to spine and corners, scuffing; Textblock has faint discoloration along interior corners of head/fore edge; Binding strong; 157pp.
Bologna: Museo Civico Archaeologio, 1981. First Edition. Entirely in Italian. Small square Quarto; VG-/no-DJ softcover; White spine with black text; Covers show some slight edgewear, minimal rubbing to spine; Textblock has faint discoloration along interior corners of head/fore edge; Binding strong; 157pp.
London: J.M. Dent & Co., 1909. 12mo; pp 417; VG-/no-DJ; light blue spine with gilt text and decorations to spine; cloth has slightly sunned exterior, mostly to spine, blue text to front; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; frontispiece with tissue guard; includes maps; interior clean.