London: Hurst and Blackett, Publishers, 1872. Octavo; Fair-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in red cloth with gold print, wear to corners, edges, hinges, and spine caps, rubbing and stains to boards; Text block has bookplate on front pastedown, shaken binding, cracked hinges, intermittent spine breaks; x, 364 pages.
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New York: Orion Press, 1959. First Edition. First American Edition. Octavo; VG/G+; Black spine with tan text; DJ has moderate edgewear, few open/closed tears up to 1" on upper spine, lower fore edge; Boards strong, light rubbing to corners; Textblock shows few darkened marks on exterior edges, otherwise clean; 310pp.
Cambridage, MA: Harvard University Press, 1953. Octavo; VG/G+; Red spine with small black text. DJ has shelf wear, tears along edges, age toned, price clipping to front flap; Boards have light rubbing to edges, bumping to corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has Ex-Libris book plates on front paste down, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 250.
Boston, MA: A. O. Crane, 1884. First Edition. Small Quarto, 375 pages; G+; fully bound in brown cloth, spine has gilt lettering, front cover has black embossing and lettering; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has minor fraying on the fore edge corners, has a tear on the back cover; pages have minor dust build up along the top edge, have minor detachment in several locations, title page has a sticker, first several pages have creasing; profusely illustrated; shelved case 12.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1882. Thick Octavo; G/no-DJ; blue spines with gilt text; profusely illustrated with tissue guard to frontispiece of vol. 2; full title: The Land of the Midnight Sun: Summer and Winter Journeys through Sweden, Norway, Lapland and Northern Finland; 2 volumes: vol. 1, pp 441; vol. 2, pp 474; cloths have slight sunning to exteriors, mostly to spines, some slight wear to boards; moderate wear to edges and corners, strong boards; text blocks have age toned exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedowns; interiors clean.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1889. Octavo; pp 591+562; G- condition hardcovers; navy spines with gilt text; full title: The Viking Age: The early History Manners, and Customs of the Ancestors of the English-Speaking Nations; 2 volumes; gilt designs to spine and front; cloths show some moderate soiling to exteriors; minor fraying to corners and spine edges; slight sunning to spines; sturdy boards; text blocks show slight age toning to exterior edges; interiors clean; ex-library with bookplates to front pastedowns; previous booksellers sticker to ffeps; cracking to gutters; frontispieces; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London & Mechanicsburg, PA: Greenhill Books & Stackpole Books, 2001. Oblong large Quarto: VG-/VG-: Multicolored muted tones on spine with off white text: DJ has general shelfwear, some chipping to edges and head and tail of spine, 1 inch closed tear along back head edge near head of spine, age toning to back: Boards are strong and clean, chipping at corneras and head and tail of spine, small 1 inch tear at head edge hinge, spine cocked but binding still tight: Textblock is clean: 208 pp.
Chicago & London: The University of Chicago Press, 1988. Octavo: G/no-DJ paperback: Light green spine with white box and darker green text: Cover has general shelfwear, some fraying to corners, 2 inch closed tear along front fore edge, several pages have indentation from this tear: Textblock has some age toning, pages free of markings, folds or tears: 377 pp.
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1985. First Edition. Octavo; pp 318; VG-/G; blue spine with white and black text; this volume only; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; small chip to spine tail edge; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; pp 95-98 loosed from binding, but present; profusely illustrated; interior clean.
London: Faber and Faber, 1958. First Edition. Octavo; pp 208; VG-/G-; yellow spine with black text; dust jacket has moderately sunned exterior, mostly to spine, some toning to edges, price clipped flap; cloth has light sunning to exterior, some wear to edges; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean.
Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1932. Octavo; pp 347; VG-/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text and bands; ex-library; cloth has slight smudges to exterior, library sticker to lower spine; text block shows light toning to exterior edges, library stamps to exterior head and tail edges, library bookplate to front pastedown and copyright page, as well as labels and pouch in rear; interior clean;.
Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, 1916. First. Quarto; G+/no-DJ; green spine with gold text; book shows significant age discoloration throughout; cover beginning to show separation in front but still fully intact, fraying and bending around edges, stain on upper back; textblock intact and free of markings, beginning to show some separation; pp 211. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Amsterdam: Paddington Press Ltd, 1976. Small quarto; pp 240; G/G; black spine with yellow text; dust jacket has minor chipping to edges; slight rubbing to exterior; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has soiled exterior edges; light pencil to endpapers; light ink to rear pastedown; interior clean; profusely illustrated with many photographs.
Helsinki: John Nurrminen Foundation, 1995. Quarto; pp 287; VG-/VG-; blue spine with white text; dust jacket shows slight sunning to exterior; minor chipping to edges; closed tear to front tail edge, as is; mylar wraps; cloth has lightly toned exterior edges; some rubbing wear to edges; lightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London, Copenhagen, Stockholm: The Norroena Society, 1905. 20/650. Octavo; pp 618; G-/no-DJ; navy blue spines with gilt text; 2 volumes; ex-library; limited Viking edition, this is no. 20 of 650; cloths have moderate sunning to exteriors; wear showing to spine edges and fore corners; noticeable rubbing to exteriors; strong boards; library markings to spines; text blocks show slight soiling to exterior edges; slightly age toned fore edges; ffeps missing in both volumes; some minor chipping to fore edges of first few pages; ex-library with library markings to few early pages; library pouches to rear pastedowns; library bookplate to front pastedowns; bookplate remnants to verso of title page of vol. 2; frontispieces with tissue guards; cracking to frontispiece near gutter in vol. 2, as is.
Sussex, England and New York: Wheatsheaf Books Ltd and St. Martin's Press, Inc., 1987. First Edition. Octavo; pp 203; VG/G-; green spine with red and pink text; dust jacket has sunned spine, slight wear to exterior; cloth shows light wear to exterior; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
New York: Barnes and Noble Books, 1978. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Black spine with silver letters; Boards strong, back board slightly bowed, covers have occasional scratch and some spots/scuffs, cover material frayed through in a few places on spine, boards have edge and corner wear; Textblock some spots around edges, back end paper very minor foxing at edge, text has very occasional underlining and margin notations in pencil, interior otherwise clean; 305pp.
Athens: Constellation Books, 1995. Small Quarto; pp 238; VG/VG-; dark blue spine with white text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, minor wear to edges; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong and clean boards; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Paris: Chez Augustin Courbe, 1659/1661. Troisiesme Edition. Folios, 2 volumes; VG: bound in full contemporary acid-washed calf, paneled spines with gilt tooling and titling; some wear to binding, cracking to hinges, chipping to heads and tails; with portraits in volume 1; 'Surplus Duplicate Library of Congress' stamps to verso of title pages; tide-marks to lower fore corner of volume 1; markings of a bookplate on the front pastedown of volume 1; shelved above Mythology.
Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1960. Octavo; pp 452; G-/Fair; grayish blue spine with black text; dust jacket shows severe wear to exterior; small chips to edges; 1.5 inch open tear to rear tail edge; some foxing to edges and flaps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows foxing to endpapers; marker mark to ffep; slight toning to exterior edges;.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1980. Octavo; pp 455; VG/VG-; Red spine with ivory text; Dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, some scratches and wear to fore and spine edges; Cloth has minimal wear to exterior, minor wear to edges; Text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
Cambridge and London: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1983. Octavo; VG-/G; Blue spine with red text; Dust jacket has small tear at front head edge as well as other minor edge wear; Cloth has slight wear on exterior edges but panels are unmarked, strong and intact; Text block shows some slight shelf wear due to handling with clean, tightly bound pages; pp 720.
Paris: Ernest Leroux, 1931. Quarto, XI, 296 pages, unpaginated plates; VG- condition; Brown wrappers with red and black text on spine and cover, reading creases to spine, wear to head and foot of spine, overall wear to wrappers with some stains, age-toning, sunning, folds, and scratching, front wrapper is detached at spine bottom (quarter inch); interior front hinge detaching, overall binding loosely secure but some pages liable to detach, interior unmarked and surprisingly free of foxing and age-toning for a book its age.
The Central Alliance of Transylvanian Saxons of the United States, 1936. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, mild fading to spine; Text block has number stamp on front pastedown, mild soiling to top edge, mild smudging at top of endpapers, clean text; xv, 348 pages, illustrated.
New York and Washington: Praeger Publishers, Inc., 1970. Octavo; pp 473; G+/G; greenish gray spine with red text; dust jacket has lightly sunned exterior; previous bookshop's sticker to front; small chip to rear head edge; price clipped flap; cloth has light wear to exterior; minor rubbing wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows light soiling to exterior edges; previous bookshop's sticker to ffep; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; good tight binding.
Leiden, Netherlands: E.J. Brill. Mixed Editions. Octavo; VG-/G; white spines with black text; 9 volumes; editions published 1964-1987; dust jackets have slight sunning to exteriors, mostly to spines; light bending to some edges; small chip to front tail edge of vol. 4; small chip to rear tail edge of vol. 5; tiny chip to head fore corner of vol. 8; some slight soiling to exteriors; cloths show slight sunning to spines; clean boards; strong boards; text blocks show light shelf wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; ex-library with stamps to pastedowns; small brown stain to page 1 of vol. 1; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York, Bombay and Calcutta: Longmans, Green and Co, 1911. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Off-white spine with black text; 2 volumes - Cloths are covered with custom wrappers with mylar overlay and have slightly sunned spines with some fraying wear at spine edges, other minor edge wear, and lightly rubbed exteriors due to handling, otherwise panels are sturdy and good; Text blocks have cracked at binding between end papers on v. 2 and at rear hinge on v. 1, as well as darkened exterior edges and show light foxing, some foxing on toward first and last few pages, pages all fully bound; owner's book plate on front pastedowns; pp 1129.
New York: Cambridge University Press, 1980. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Silver spine with green-blue text/title; dustjacket is mostly clean, aside from some grey markings on the lower corner on the front; dj also has some texturizing/wrinkling on the back; in addition, dj has mild edgewear; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; light foxing on the top fore-edge; textblock is clean. Pp.355.
New York: The Lion Press, Inc., 1966. First U.S. Edition. Quarto; pp 185; G-/G; black spine with white text; dust jacket has rubbing to exterior; noticeable chipping to edges; previous bookshop's price sticker to front; light ink to front flap; cloth shows some rubbing wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; previous bookshop's sticker to front; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
London: MacGibbon & Kee, 1967. Third Edition. Octavo; pp 521; VG-/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, lightly sunned spine, strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to ffep; profusely illustrated, some in color; interior clean.
London: Hurst and Blackett, 1857. Volume Two Only; Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Red fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have shelf wear, bumping on corners, rubbing on edges and spine, two small stains on front, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has minor wear on edges, age toning, cracking on gutter between frontis photo and title page, original binding but end papers were replaced, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 386.
Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1970. Octavo; pp 188; G/Fair; yellow spine with black text; dust jacket has moderate soiling to exterior; noticeable wear to edges; cloth shows only mild wear to exterior; lightly rubbed corners; strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; sticker with slight writing to ffep; illustrated;.