Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1984. First Edition. Octavo; pp 207; G/no-DJ; dark brick red spine with gilt text; odd volume; cloth has lightly sunfaded exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; ex-library with markings and stamps inside; ex-library markings to exterior head edge; dj remnants adhered to pastedowns, as is; profusely illustrated; slightly cocked spine;.
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London: University of London Press Ltd, 1967. Small Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Light green spine with gray text; Covers have slight shelf & edge wear, lightly age toned and creased spine; Text block is slightly age toned with light foxing on head & tail edge exteriors; Front cover is cracking slightly from binding; pp 232.
New York: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1957. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G+; Black/green spine with white text; DJ shows moderate edgewear, two 1" open tears on upper spine, pen mark through price of interior flap, some minor small stains; Boards strong, light colored spotting on one side of spine, some rubbing to corners; Textblock age-toned, faint stamp on rear end paper; Binding strong; 264pp.
London: Elek Books Limited, 1969. First UK Edition. Small Octavo; pp 204; G/G-; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has slight sunning to spine; soiling to rear; light foxing to fore edges; minor chips to edges; moderate wear to exterior; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1966. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Purple and grey spine with beige text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; dj has protective mylar covering; boards are strong and clean; SIGNED by author 2 pages before the title page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 404.
Prague: Orbis Prague, 1949. First Edition, 5200 copies. First Edition, 5200 copies. Octavo booklet; frayed cream thin spine; G-/Wraps; Heavy shelf wear and age to covers, fraying along sides, edges and to corners, marks along rear surfaces, blue marks along rear cover edge, large 4 inch tear of front cover at head of spine and 3 inch tear at base of spine, front cover separated but present; Binding intact, erratum insert; Text block clean, grey scale illustrations; 37 pp.
London: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1924. Reprinted. 12mo; pp 211; 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, offset toning to ffep; includes maps; interior clean; some uncut pages.
Glasgow: W. Sommerville, A. Fullarton, J. Blackie, & Co., 1815. First Edition. Octavo, 973pp.; VG; spine maroon with seven gilt bands and gilt lettering; spine shows some wear and cracks, as well as some weathering and rubbing at edges; board edges have some wear, especially at corners; rebound; all 6 portraits present, as indicated by the directions to the binder in rear, as well as all maps; minor foxing appropriate with age present, else text clean; red spotted marbling on text block; shelved case 7.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987. Octavo; G/no DJ; Ex-Library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, purple with gold print; Boards in purple cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, rear bottom edge bumped, mild shelfwear; Text block has library stamp on top edge and verso of title page, rear endpapers have library label, surface tear, and call number in ink, ink marking on page 61 otherwise clean text; 260 pages.
New York: The Vendome Press, 2010. First U.S. Edition. Small Quarto; pp 191; VG/VG; white spine with green text; dust jacket has light shelf wear to exterior; cloth shows very little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; frontispiece; inscribed by Lars Bolander.
London: Allen Lane/Penguin Books Ltd, 1979. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG-: Black spine with yellow text; Dust jacket has slight wear along edges, otherwise clean and intact exterior, covered with mylar; Cloth has slight wear on exterior, otherwise has strong and sturdy panels; Text block has slight wear exterior edges due to handling and light foxing on first and last few pages, however with clean text pages and tight binding; pp 279.
Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1982. Octavo; pp 196; Fair/G; ivory/purple spine with gilt/ ivory text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; small closed tear to rear head edge; cloth has slight sunning to spine; slightly splayed boards; text block shows slight staining to fore edge; interior clean.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1975. Octavo; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine white with blue and white print; DJ has edgewear, tears to top edge, especially at spine corners, some spotting and smudging; Boards in blue cloth with blue and gold print, bumps to outside corners and spine tail, slight spotting; Textblock clean and tight; xiv, 650 pages.
Paris: Francois Huby, 1613. First Edition. Thick 12mo in discolored vellum; G; substantial shelf wear on covers with large open tear on spine, binding still strong but loosening; engraving title page stained and brittle; paper wobbly with general offsetting and slight foxing; previous owner's ex-libris inscription on back page; pp. 850; text in French with no marks; scarce, early edition of this work; shelved in Case 3; GP consignment.
Paris: Les Presses Universitaires de France, 1946. First;. Octavo in blue and white soft covers; G/G-; spine white with black letters; covers show heavy shelf wear; spine has an open tear on top; front first end page is detached from spine and soiled; binding strong; paper discolored; folded charts and illustrations interspersed; uncut pages; pp. 382; this book is in FRENCH; as is.
New York: Henry G. Bohn, 1847. new edition. Thick, small octavo rebound in 3/4 brown moire and black leather; VG; 5-band spine with gold letters; moderate soiling and fraying from shelf wear; title page and first two pages creased with ex-library stamp; frontispiece color engraving; paper slightly discolored and wobbled, with dusty edges; text clean in tight print; pp. 578; shelved in front door case.
Paris: Gallimard, 1954. Small quarto, 98 pages, 340 pages, Notes section numbered 439-475; VG-/G- condition; Off-white cloth, gilded text on spine, foxing to boards, age-toning to board edges and spine head and foot, textblock edges fine; small stain on interior front board; interior unmarked, slight age-toning to some page edges; Light tan DJ with red and black text on spine, red and black text and photo of stonework on front, wear to edges of spine and flap folds including small tear at head of spine and at bottom back cover, spine and both covers significantly soiled with dirty hand/fingerprints.
London: Hollis and Carter, 1954. First Edition. First Edition; Octavio; VG-/no-DJ; Green fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have general shelf wear, age toned spine, slightly sprung front, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has light wear on edges, previous owner's name in ink on front end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 382.
Lugduni Batavorum: Elzeviriana [Elzevier], 1630. First Edition. 32mo, 245 pages; VG; bound in contemporary vellum, vellum clean and in excellent condition, title written at top of spine; engraved title page; binding tight, 2nd ffep torn out, pages clean and free from marking, rear paste down has come loose revealing several pieces of a music manuscript used in binding; shelved case 3.
New York: The Viking Press, 1932. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; pp 306; burgundy spine with gilt text; cloth shows moderate wear to exterior; some faint spots to exterior; sunned spine; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; slight cracking to gutters; deckled fore edge; some foxing to some pages, mostly toward edges; illustrated; frontispiece.
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1966. Octavo; VG/VG-; Grey spine with white text; Dustjacket has some minor edge wear incl. very small chip at bottom left of spine and a light crease at top edge of spine, DJ is age toned, covers have some rubbing, with some fading through of color on front cover and spine, front flap price clipped; Boards straight and strong, edge wear to boards minimal, pastedowns clean, binding strong; Textblock very subtly age toned, a few small, faint spots on textblock head edge, interior clean; 393 pp.
Boston: Walker, Wise, and Company, 1864. Apparent first edition, four volume edition. Four volume, octavo. Fair+ with no dust jackets. Brown spine with gold lettering for each volume. Rear hinge of volume 1 loose. Stain to top edge margin of volume 1 above the text. Significant staining to front cover of volume 2. Moderate rubbing and staining to covers of volume 4. Volumes 1 and 3 covers good. Shelf-wear to the top and bottom edges of the spine of each volume. Nick to center of spine of volume 3. Paper of each volume age-toned and fragile. Nick to front free end paper of volume 1. Volume 1 to 455pp, volume 2 to 500pp, volume 3 to 575pp, volume 4 to 665pp.
New York/London: Appleton and Co./Swan Sonnenschein & Co., 1889. First US Edition [Second Issue]. Octavo; G+; Ochre boards and spine with gilt lettering; Some bumping and scuffing to the edges and corners of the boards, some slight tearing to the cloth at the spine edges, spine scuffed, gilt lettering faded but visible fraying at the corners; Binding is shaken with some tearing at the gutter and end papers both front and rear; Text block is age toned, as typical; Free of marking; BD consignment, shelved case 10.
New York: Praeger, 1954. Octavo; G/G; Black spine with white text and blue, white, and red stripes; Dustjacket is in protective plastic covering, DJ is age toned and has considerable edge wear incl. large square-shaped section missing at top of spine, elsewhere along edges DJ has some small chips, occasional short closed tears, some creases, and a few places on folds where top, colored layer of DJ's material is frayed through, back of DJ has rubbing and scuffing of a darker color; Boards have edge wear incl. fraying along very top and bottom edges of spine and occasional tiny chip, color has faded slightly along very top edge of boards, pastedowns are age toned, book's binding is shaken: first signature is separated at hinge from second signature but still connected to binding by webbing, last signature is separated at hinge from second-to-last signature but still connected to binding by webbing; Textblock age-toned, head textblock edge darker from age, tail textblock edge has some light rubbing, interior clean; 318 pp.
New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc, 1935. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with orange and gold illustration and white text. DJ has shelfwear with some edgewear, age toning limited to spine, inner folds have corners clipped; Boards clean, binding strong; Textblock has decked edges, front paste down has previous owner's label, age toning to fore edge and paste downs otherwise clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 307.
London: George Bell and Sons, 1887. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Red spine with gilt text; Ex-library; Cloth is moderately rubbed & sunned on exterior, mostly on spine edges with slight fraying also at spine edges, sticker on spine toward tail edge and rubbing wear at fore corners, but otherwise strong and intact; Text block has darkened slightly on exterior edges with previous owner's book plate on front pastedown, embossed stamp of previous owner on frontispiece, title page, pp 1, page facing pp 85, tear at tail edge of pp 217, light pencil underlining and in margins toward center of text, library pouch on rear pastedown, with tight binding; pp 515.
London: Forgotten Books, 2015. Octavo; Facsimile of edition: Swan Sonnenschein & Co., London, 1905 (Special Campaign Series, No. 2); VG; Paperback; Spine, black and brown with tan print; Cover clean and bright; Textblock clean and tight but for pages at front with bump to lower outside corner; Photo-reproduced copy had light amount of reader annotations; xix, 300 pages.
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1968. second printing. Small Octavo; VG-/G+; Black spine with off-white text; 2 volumes; dust jackets have slightly sunned exterior edges; minor wear along edges; exterior has a small tear at fore edge of vol. 1 as well as scratch at rear fore edge; dj is covered with mylar; boards are clean with strong & sturdy panels; text blocks have slightly age tone exterior edges; previous owner's label on ffep, store label on front pastedown; stamped text on rear end paper; unmarked text pages with tight binding; pp 864.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1970. Octavo; VG-/VG-; grey spine, black and white text; dust jacket age toned on spine and along head and fore edges, general shelfwear, general edgewear, chipping on spine head and tail, rubbing on fore corners, closed tear on rear tail edge, light soiling on exterior covers, price cut, age toning, light soiling and light foxing in interior; boards strong, slight bowing, soiling on rear and spine, minor bumping on fore corners, light foxing in front interior along gutter; text block has occasional light soiling, foxing on exterior edges; x, 360pp.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1974. First edition. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Green spine with white text; Boards grayish spotting on rear panel with strong, intact panels otherwise and minor edge wear; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges due to handling with tightly bound pages; pp 269.
Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1974. First Edition. Octavo; pp 289; G/G; white spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows moderate wear to exterior; some minor chips to edges; price clipped front flap; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; illustrated; slight writing to ffep.
London: Henry Colburn, 1814. Octavos, 2 volumes; Poor; 3/4 bound in brown leather, marbled boards; paneled spines, one compartment with burgundy label, one with an ex-library sticker, label on volume 1 has been lost; severe wear and rubbing to boards and binding; gutter visible on ffep of volume 1, with front board and spine detached from text block, but attached to rear board at hinge, volume 2 nearly detached in a similar manner, but still held together; ex-library, with usual stamps, bookplates, and stickers; volume 2 lacking front endpapers, all pages after 486;.
London: Hollis & Carter, 1950. Octavo; VG/VG-; Tan spine with black text; Dustjacket age toned, has a little bit of foxing, front top edge has a tiny chip and a small brown spot; Boards strong, pastedowns have considerable foxing, binding strong; Textblock age toned, textblock edges have a lot of foxing; 251 pp.
Madrid: Historia Hispana, 1987. Text in Spanish; Octavo; VG/VG; White spine with brown illustration of a family tree, no title text. DJ has general shelf wear, small closed tear on front; Boards have small bumping on bottom edge, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 287.
London: The Merlin Press Ltd., 1970. Second Edition. Octavo; pp 356; VG-/G; grayish green spine with ivory and red text; dust jacket has some rubbing wear to edges; chipping to spine edges and fore corners; closed tear to front flap; mylar wraps; cloth is clean; slight bumping to front tail edge; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean.
Northern Illinois: Northern Illinois University Press, 2003. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/VG; Spine is mostly grey with white text; DJ has light edgewear, general scratches and scuffs to front and back, design is clear; Boards have general edge wear, some small marks and signs of handling, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has light age-toning, some light pencil, content is clear, binding is strong; pp 266; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1967. 10mo; pp 227; G/G-; sunned tan spine with black text; dust jacket has sundarkened spine and edges; minor chips to corners; small open tear to spine; cloth shows some toning towards edges; strong boards; text block has lightly age toned exterior edges; interior clean; calendar tipped in at rear endpaper;.
New York, NY: Random House, Inc., 1957. First Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. off white DJ spine with red title, smaller black author beneath head of spine with black publisher at DJ foot. light but continuous discoloration forms a skinny border, edgewear to off white DJ, jacket-wide. under clear protective cover. flaxen HB, with red title, solid black imprinted segment up to small black author and a solid black length to the very tail end. mild surfacewear, a few tiny discolorations and flaws to boards. tonal striping affected endpapers. prior owner name and date in ink on right fep; also a faintly foxed and toned ffep.. solid binding, sealed hinges and clean sheets. rosy-tinted head-edge with foxed fore-edge and smooth ivory tail-edge. 273 pp.
London: George Bell and Sons, 1878. 12mo; G+/no-DJ; Dark green spine with gilded text, reads "Lectures on the French Revolution"; Boards straight with occasional light rubbing. Spine edges frayed, top edge of spine has short closed tear. Tiny chips on corners of boards and on edge of back board. Pastedowns age toned, front pastedown has closed tear across it near top. Both pastedowns have cracks along hinges but no separation from binding; Textblock age toned. Half title page and p. 424 have name and date in black ink at top. Text has some marginalia in pencil, interior otherwise clean; 424 pp.
Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2002. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. black wraps spine, matte and smooth, with bold brown centered lettering. illustrated softcover front with black/brown titling. tightly bound copy, clear and bright interior, edges unblemished, a very neat copy overall. 277 pp. ISBN# 082232766X.
Athens: Foinikas Publications, 2010. Quarto; pp 215; VG/no-DJ; white spine with dark green text; beige case encloses book with bookplate of previous owner, photo adhered to front; covers show slight wear to exterior, intact without defect; text block has minor wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.