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London: William Miller, 1812. Octavo; pp 52, 130 plates; VG-/no-DJ; vellum spine with gilt text to red and black bars; gilt design to spine; this volume only; boards show slight soiling to exterior, light wear to edges; text block has some foxing to first and last few pages, light foxing throughout text; marbled endpapers; previous owner's name to title page.
London: Impensis A. Robertson and Co., 1824. Octavo; pp 437; G/no-DJ; light brown spine with gilt text; full leather binding; possibly rebound; boards have slight wear to exterior; bumped corners; some few brown spots to spine; slight rubbing to edges; text block shows browning and some stains to exterior edges; some offset toning to endpapers; previous owner's name to endpaper; interior lightly toned; light pencil to front pastedown; Latin text.
Warrington: T. Cadell, 1784. Third Edition. Quarto, 492 pagers,  index,  directions to bookbinder; VG-; newly repaired with 1/4 new black leather, previous marbled boards; paneled spine with burgundy label, gilt lettering; front pastedown has a letter from a bookseller and a description of another copy of this book; with all 22 plates, most folding; some chipping to edges of pages, primarily towards beginning and end; rubbing and wear to boards, board edges; shelved case 10.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1980. First edition. Octavo; pp 769; G+/G; teal blue spine with navy text to white strip; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior, light sunning to spine, minor chipping to edges; cloth shows light sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block exterior shows slight wear, interior clean;.
Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1972. Octavo; pp 340; G/G; blue spine with beige lettering; dust jacket has mylar covering to exterior, slightly sunned exterior more toward rear, slight chipping to corners, light rubbing to exterior; cloth has slight damp staining to spine head and tail edges toward front and rear panels, yellowing to exterior edge, boards are strong and intact; text block show light wear to exterior edges, light foxing to exterior head edge, stamped numbers and marker marking to ffep, good binding, clean interior;.
Vienna: Verlag Christian Brandstätter, 2000. First Edition. Quarto; pp 303; VG/VG; black spine with white text; dust jacket shows light wear to exterior, due to handling; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Roma: Gran Priorato di Roma del Sovrano Militare Ordine di Malta, 2001. Quarto; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in red cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block inscribed in ink on the front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Text in Italian; 355, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (some color).
Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1970. Octavo; pp 261; G/G-; purple spine with white and pink text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; noticeable rubbing to fore edges; minor chips to edges; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated.
Athens: Ohio University Press, 1999. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/no-DJ (paperback); Spine is black with white text; Covers have edge wear, light rubbing to corners, faint age-toning, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, light age-toning, content is clear, binding is strong; pp 239; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Paris: Ernest Bourdin, Editeur, 1862. Large Octavo; pp 644; G-/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; raised bands and gilt borders to spine; black front and rear; blind stamped borders to boards; cloth has some soiling to exterior; minor chips to spine edges; rubbed corners; text block shows all edges gilt; frontispiece with tissue guard; tissue guard shows staining; profusely illustrated; cracking to gutters; silk endpapers; illustrated; French text.
Paris: Henry Babou, 1929. Quarto, 36 pages, XL plates (unbound pages consist of once folded sheets followed by single sheet per plate, all contained in a hard binder with ribbon closure); One of 1,010 numbered copies printed on vellum by Papeteries Johannot; G+ condition; Light brown binder with black and red text on front, heavy wear to spine hinges, rubbing to all edges, scratching to boards and few liquid damage stains to rear board, half-erased pencil marking at top right front board; age-toning to interior board edges, minor age-toning to pages else clean, contains all 40 plates.
London: Gerald Duckworth & Co, 1967. Octavo; VG/VG-; Spine is black and white drawing of a man with small light purple label and black text. DJ has general shelf wear, sticker label on spine tail, age toned, price clipping to front flap, no major tears; Boards have light rubbing to edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 247.
London: Ward, Lock & Co. Limited, 1899. First Edition. 10mo; pp 351; G-/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; cloth has slight soiling to exterior; mild edge wear; intact panels; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue; interior clean; cracked front gutter; slightly cocked spine; previous owner's name to verso of ffep; profusely illustrated;.
London: G. Bell and Sons, 1913. Sixth Edition Revised. Sixth Edition Revised; Octavo; VG-/No-DJ; Spine is thick and sunned to a brown with rubbed gold text; Boards have rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, joints and hinges are slightly sprung ; Text block has general signs of handling, stamp from previous owner on front paste down, age-toning, some marks and scratches, content is clear; pp 596.
New York: Murphy Y McCarthy, Publishers, 1902. Small quarto; pp 281; Fair/no-DJ; burgundy spine with black text; gilt illustration to front; full title: Atlas and Cyclopedia of Ireland: Part I, A Comprehensive Delineation of the Thirty-Two Counties; Part II, The General History; cloth has rubbed exterior; heavy wear to edges; slight darkening to spine; marbled text block shows moderate wear; some discoloration to exterior edges; patterned endpapers show age toned edges; small chip to ffep; interior slightly toned; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: J.M. Dent and Sons, 1928. Tenth Edition. 8vo., xx, 387pp.; VG; 3/4 bound in dark blue leather, paneled spine, two brown labels with gilt lettering, gilt tooling; marbled boards and endpapers; top panel of spine peeling; bumping to corners, head and tail of spine; top edge of text block gilt; 5 plates, including frontispiece; shelved under front counter.
Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1967. Octavo; pp 580; VG/G; black/beige spine with brown and black text; dust jacket has moderate sunning to exterior, some chipping to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges, bookshop sticker to ffep; interior clean;.
California: University of California Press, 1932. Scarce; Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Brown fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have general shelf wear, some discoloration on front, rubbing to edges, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has foxing on fore edge, title page is age toned, previous owner's name in ink and sticker residue on front end paper, small marginal pencil marks to a few pages, otherwise, free of pen marks and highlighting on pages; pp 483.
New York: Pella Publishing, 1992. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ, paperback; Spine is a Light blue and white photograph of a crowd, green text. Covers have general shelf wear, apart from that, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has light wear on edges, half title page is inscribed by previous owner, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 346.
Poole, Dorset: Blandford Press, 1980. First U.K. edition. Octavo; pp 172; VG-/VG-; Light yellow spine with burgundy text; dust jacket has mylar covering and has very slight wear to exterior, slight sunning to exterior; cloth has light sunning to exterior; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
New York: The Macmilliam Company, 1925. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; G+/no-DJ (as is); Spine is dark red with gold text, bumping to head and spine; Boards have edge wear, bumping and rubbing to corners, joints and hinges are strong, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, foxing, some stains and marks, content is clear; pp 180; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2001. First Paperback Printing. thick 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. ivory wraps spine, no reading crease. spine titles descend from black author, medium red title, mid-spine is b/w pictorial, followed by large red segment that extends to tail with small white subtitle and publisher. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON PICTORIAL SHEET FACING LEFT TITLE PAGE. two parts in one large softcover volume, each has a large b/w glossy image gallery with text detail. interior textblock clean throughout. front panel corners are lightly thumbed. thick edges, unblemished all sides. 765 pp. ISBN# 0271021705.
New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1956. First Edition. Octavo; pp 308; G/G; blue spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows slight sunning to exterior; some slight wear to edges; slight black marker to front flap; cloth has slight sunning to spine; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; deckled fore edge; illustrated orange endpapers; illustrated.
New York: Social Science Monographs, Brooklyn College Press, 1984. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Blue spine with gold text; Boards straight, some minor shelf wear and wear to edges and corners, pastedowns have some age toning, front pastedown occasional very light spotting; Textblock age toned, a few very small spots/stains on textblock edges, interior clean; 651 pp.
n.p. The Association and Friends of the Hedmark Museum, 1993. Large thin octavo; unpaginated; VG-/VG-; dark green spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; minor chipping to edges; price sticker to front; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece.
New York: Bernard G. Richards Co. inc., 1927. 12mo; pp 193; G+; dark red spine with black text; no jacket; cloth has some wear slight wear to exterior; mild sunning to spine; lightly rubbed edges; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; deckled edges; light shadow toning to page one and facing page; some uncut pages;.
Providence, RI & Oxford: Berg Publishers, 1993. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ hardback: Purple spine with white text:Boards are strong with rubbing mainly to corners and head and tail of spine, some soiling predominately on back board, binding is tight: Textblock exterior is clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: 468 pp.
West Stockbridge, Massachusetts: Thornwillow Press, 1990. Limited Edition, #402/500. Octavo, 39 pages; bound in Moroccan burgundy goatskin, plain paneled spine; lacking slipcase; #402/500, signed by Pontifell on the limitation page; Inscribed by Helmut Kohl to John Weitz on ffep; stamp from the GHI-John Weitz collection on the ffep; text in German and English; KUS consignment; shelved case 9.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1985. First Edition, Second Printing. Quarto, 788 pages, VG-/VG-; dj, white spine, black lettering: mild overall wear to dj, occasional small closed tears to edges of covers, approximately 1" tear to top corner of back cover, mild rubbing to back cover along hinge, "45.00" to front flap; quarter-bound, navy blue cloth spine, orange cloth boards, dull gold lettering to spine: very mild overall wear to boards, small open tear to cloth to top edge of back board; mild age-toning to text-block; light age-toning to margins of interior, text and graphics unaffected; INSCRIBED by Kostof to half-title page; shelved Front Table.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1983. Octavo; VG-; Paperback; Spine, tan and black with white print; Cover has slight wear to spine cap, creased upper right corner, mild bump to lower right corner, faded at top edge and spine, slight spotting; Textblock has slight spotting to top edge and to last page, otherwise clean and tight; xi, 443 pages, frontispiece, map.
Nizhny Novgorod: KiTizdat, 1996. Small Quarto; VG-/G; Multi colored spine without text; Dust jacket has very slightly sunned & rubbed exterior with edge wear and slight age toned edges & interior, overall clean and intact; Cloth shows minimal shelf wear with bowed front panel, however panels are strong and sturdy; Text block shows slight shelf wear on exterior edges due to age and use with otherwise unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 220.
New York: Avalon Press, Inc, 1941. Octavo; VG-/G-; White spine (age toned) with red text; Dust jacket is age toned, general edge wear, half inch tears at head and tail of spine, one inch tear at top right corner; Boards show edge wear, rubbing at head and tail of spine and corners, otherwise sturdy; Foxing on front and rear paste-downs and end-papers, age toned text block, interior is clean and undamaged; 445pp.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, 1975. Small quarto; pp 431; VG/G-; silver spine with black text; dust jacket has sticker residue to front; some slight wear to edges; cloth shows light wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; frontispiece; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Abingdon, UK and New York: Routledge, 2014. Second Edition. Octavo; pp 398; VG-/paperback; red spine with yellow and white text; covers show slight shelf wear to exterior; mild rubbing to edges; light sticker residue to rear; intact panels; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Tielt: Lannoo, 1980. Quarto; VG/G; Ex-library; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black and grey with white print; DJ has edgewear, tears at front bottom edge; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has library stamp on half-title page, else clean and tight; 451 pages, illustrated (some color). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].