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São Paulo: Fundacao Bienal de Sao Paulo, 1996. Oblong quarto; G-/VG-; pink and red spine, aquamarine lettering; dust jacket general shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, rubbing on hinges; boards strong, general edgewear, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, tearing on spine, closed tear on front hinge head edge, erased penciling on front end paper; text block gutter occasionally visible, soiling on exterior head and tail edges; shelved arts - collections; 343pp [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
London: Published for Gillett Brothers Discount Co. Ltd by Chapman & Hall, 1964. Third revised edition. Octavo; Third revised edition; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with white print; DJ in mylar, mild edgewear, small tears at spine top and bottom and to bottom edge, mild shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight shelfwear; Text block clean and tight; 95 pages, illustrated, samples in pocket affixed to rear pastedown.
London: Blackie and Son Ltd. Quarto; G+ hardcover without dust jacket; green spine with no text; boards have strong stains to the rear and minor rubbing and bumping to the edges and corners; paste downs and free end-papers have severe stains; front free end-paper has an inscription; pages are discolored and limited gutters are slightly damaged but text block is in tact and pages are legible; 80p.
Roma: Instituto Poligrafico e Zecca Dello Stato, 1981. Quarto; VG-/G+; Grayish-green spine with black text; Italian language; Dust jacket has sunned spine with slightly rubbed exterior & moderate edge wear; Cloths are clean & strong with lightly bumped corners; Text block has lightly age toned edges, otherwise unmarked; pp 201. Arts - Classical, Ancient.
Keene: The American Bonsai Society, 1981. Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Green spine with white text; Volumes bound in one book; Boards have shelfwear, rubbed exterior and corners, otherwise strong; Boards have slight foxing inside; Textblock is age toned with foxing along all exterior edges; Foxing is lightly spread throughout pages. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Keene: The American Bonsai Society, 1986. Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Tan spine with white text; Volumes bound in one book; Boards have shelfwear, rubbed surfaces and corners, brown stains on back and front corners; Textblock is age toned with foxing along all exterior edges. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Erie: The American Bonsai Society, 1977. Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Blue spine with white text; Volumes 6-10, 1972-1977 (bound in one book); Boards have shelfwear, slight foxing, rubbed exterior and corners, otherwise strong; Textblock is age toned with foxing on all exterior edges, foxing on first and last few pages and lightly throughout. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Sotheby's, 1995. Small Quarto; pp 293; G/paperback; black spine with red text; covers have slight rubbing to exterior; moderate rubbing wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; slight margin markings; frontispiece; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated.
Oxford: John Baskett / T. Wood and S. Palmer, 1719/1723. Thick Small Quarto, unpaginated; VG; bound in contemporary brown leather, paneled spine with no lettering; boards diced; moderate rubbing and wear to binding; some margins cute close but without loss to text; 6 lines of ink writing to verso of ffep; mild age-toning to pages; The Book of Common Prayer: Printed by John Baskett in 1719, The Holy Bible: Printed by John Baskett in 1723, The Whole Book of Psalms: Printed by T. Wood and S. Palmer in 1723; EH consignment; Case 4.
Spring Valley, NY: Feldheim Publishers Ltd., 1992. Octavo; VG-; ivory spines with blue, green, red and black text; mustard yellow slipcase has crack to front tail edge; small sticker to head edges; modest wear to exterior; 5 volumes: vol. 1, Mitzvoth 1-114, pp 434; vol. 2, Mitzvoth 115-211, pp 377; vol. 3, Mitzvoth 212-361, pp 517; vol. 4, Mitzvoth 362-490, pp 512; vol. 5, Mitzvoth 491-613, pp 444; cloths show light sunning to spines; clean exteriors; strong boards; text blocks have minimal wear to exterior edges; previous bookshop's label to pastedowns; illustrated; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Chicago: Popular Mechanics Company, 1945. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, faded red with yellow print; Boards in red cloth with yellow print, some fading, tattered outer corners and spine caps, spotting/shelfwear; Textblock has mild spotting to endpapers, owner name in ink on inside of front flyleaf, clean text; 224 pages, illustrated.
Boston: Wright & Potter Printing Co., 1898. Octavo; pp 555; Fair/no-DJ; sunned blue spine with gilt text; cloth shows some soiling to exterior; chips to spine edges; noticeable rubbing wear to edges; scratches to exterior; beveled edges; text block has age toned exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated; cracking to gutters; light foxing to rear pastedown.
In Fuligno: Gio. Tomassini Stamp. Vescovile e Pubblico, 1821. First Edition Thus. Octavo; 124pp; rough and spine-torn later paper-covered boards; later engravings from a different edition affixed to front and rear pastedowns; lacking prelims; some workmanlike restorations to front gutter obscuring the "P" in Presso... [imprint]; paper and text restoration on pp45 restores 3 lines of text from another copy [presumably the same edition]; contents shows some foxing and offsetting; else very good. [Spine; plain bluish paper with spine tears; no text]. [Note: A.S. Con Bedini].
Boston: Rogers and Mason, 1909. Large Quarto, Clothbound hardcover. Good condition. Darkened beige spine with gilded text on dark brown spine label. Boards strong, general shelfwear, rubbing/chipping to corners, some wear along edges, +4" closed tear along lower rear joint of rear cover (see photo), some stains on front cover, some cracking along front hinge (see photo), binding strong; Textblock darkened from age, otherwise clean. Includes numerous illustrations/photos/plans. 264pp. Also includes some miscellaneous paperwork from previous owner. Please see all eleven imaged for details regarding condition. Oversized book. Additional S/H necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions.
H.M. Caldwell Co., 1909. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Light spine with dark blue text; Previous owner's name on title page; Boards have shelfwear such as lightly sunned spine with rubbed exterior and corners; Textblock is age toned with staining on first few pages at tail and fore edges, other small spots on page throughout.
London: The Religious Tract Society. 32mo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green embossed paper with gold print, cloth is puckering, bumps to corners, wear to spine caps, spotting, shelfwear; Text block has gilt edges, endpapers in front and rear torn along hinges, some spotting to endpapers, rear endpapers have vendor label, slight amount of foxing; vi, 192 pages, illustrated.
Leipzig, Germany: State Academy of Graphic Arts and Applied Arts to Leipzig, 1935. Hardcover Imperial Octavo; G-; Book shows notable ware, foxing on front, back and spine, damp staining, especially pronounced stain on bottom front board, rubbing on corners, title card on spine is intact but chipping at edges, spine cocked; Text block age toned, some speckling on page beds and edges in front and back of text block, otherwise clean, text and illustration clear and legible; pp 140 (excluding illustrations) Higher shipping rates for items requested for expedited or international shipping as well as any items over 4 Lbs. Please contact shipping department for details.
Budd Schulberg Handwritten Note 1991 Schulberg responds cordially to a 11/27/91 book signing request by famous 1st edition collector Rolland Comstock. His note is written at the bottom of Rolland's typed letter. Schulberg closes simply with "Sincerely," and then after a postscript with "Best," without signing his name to the note. Condition: 8.5" x 11" paper, two holes punched at top edge, two horizontal folds, VG Please see photo for details Shelved in binder on bookshelf in Netdesk office.
Chicago: The System Company, 1905-1906. Octavo; 6 volumes; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print; Each volume in slipcase of dark green paper, corners and edges of some slipcases are torn, but all are intact; Boards are half bound with black leather to spines and corners, marbled paper to boards, very slight wear to some spine caps, but else clean and strong; Text blocks have gilt top edges, marbled endpapers, uncut pages, name in ink on front endpapers; Volume titles: The Cost of Production / B.C. Bean, editor (ix, 198 pages) — Organizing a Factory / C.E. Woods (156 pages) — Business Correspondence / C.A. Burt, editor (221 pages) — Selling / A.L. Macbain, et al. (vii, 199 pages) — Credits and Collections / T.J. Zimmerman, editor (vi, 196 pages) — Buying / M.J. Clifford, et al. (216 pages).
Tunis: Ministere des Affaires Culturelles et de L'Information, 1971. Booklet; G-/no-DJ paperback; Yellow spine with black text; Covers have moderate wear such as lightly smudged and rubbed exterior with fraying & rubbed edges; Text block light writing inside front cover with slight wear along edges due to handling, page 85 has red ink mark but otherwise general wear with good binding; pp 214. French language.
Taira Iwaki-city: Yes Corporation, 2002. Small quarto; pp 111; VG/VG; blue/brown spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows minor wear to corners; cloth shows light soiling to front; lightly bumped corners; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; interior clean; Chinese and English texts; arts - non-Western.
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co. The Jonas Series. 18 mo in Good+ condition; leaf design on blue cloth spine, with text in 2 gold color blocks, and a circular gold design at the tail; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; light flaking at the corners and spine edges; text block, clean; toning starts; 180pp. NOTE: Title on spine reads The Jonas Books (gold color block), Caleb in Country (2nd block).
Annapolis: The Hall of Records Commission, 1953. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Red spine with gold text; 2 Volumes; Boards have slightly sunned exteriors with light rubbing, spotting and scratches and minor edge wear, however panels are sturdy; Spine of v. 1 is slightly cocked; Text block has slight shelf wear due to handling along exterior edges with light foxing pages inside are undamaged with good binding; pp 611.
Quarto; G/no-DJ; Dark blue spine with blue text on a light blue panel; Boards have moderate shelf wear such as rubbed and scratched exterior, slightly fraying corners, and lightly sunned spine, but panels are strong and intact; Text block has some wear on exterior edges with previous owner's name on front pastedown & ffep and light foxing on first and last few pages, with unmarked pages, tight binding; pp 257. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1881,1882,1883,1884,1887,1903,1906,1907, Mixed editions. Small Octavo; VG; Navy blue spines with gilt text; 16 volumes: The Antietam and Fredericksburg [F.W. Palfrey], pp 228; The March to the Sea-Franklin and Nashville [Jacob D. Cox], pp 265; The Virginia Campaign of 1864 and 1865 [A.A. Humphreys], pp 451; The Mississippi [F.V. Greene], pp 276; The Army Under Pope [John C. Ropes], pp 229; Chancellorsville and Gettysburg [A. Doubleday], pp 243; From Fort Henry to Corinth [M.F. Forge], pp 204; The Gulf and Inland Waters [A.T. Mahan], pp 267; The Peninsula [Alexander S. Webb], pp 219; Statistical Record [Frederick Phisterer], pp 343; The Army of the Cumberland [Henry M. Cist], pp 289; Atlanta [Jacob D. Cox], pp 274; The Atlantic Coast [Daniel Ammen], pp 273; The Outbreak of the Rebellion [John G. Nicolay], 220pp The Shenandoah Valley [George E. Pond], 287pp The Blockade and the Cruisers [J. R. Soley], 257pp Cloth have slight rubbing to exterior and edges, corners and spine edges lightly faded, boards are strong and intact; text blocks have slight darkening to exterior edges, previous owner's book plates and names to pastedowns and end papers, 3 inch tear to front end paper of The Army Under Pope; interiors unmarked, save for "From Fort Henry to Corinth," "The Gulf and Inland Waters," which has the previous owner's name on the front end paper, at least five volumes have bookplates/stamps/writing from the previous owners on the front pastedown; See photos for details Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Paris: Ph. Lottin, 1727. First edition. 10mo in dark brown leather with six-band embossed spine with gold gilt; VG; moderate shelf wear on boards; small open tear on upper right corner; strong binding; marble end pages; penciled inscription with authors' names on second end page; book slightly warped upwards; edges dusty; paper slightly age-toned; clean text; 48 pages of hymns at the end; in French; shelved in Case # 3.
Westminster: Church Information Office, 1970. First Edition. Quarto; G+ Paperback; Black spine with Off White text; Covers have moderate edgewear, some shelfwear, small white marks on front cover, faint white marks on rear cover, cocking of spine; Textblock has Pencil on 10 pages, black smudge along fore edge, otherwise clean;.
Paris: Distribue par Discina. Quarto; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print on a black ground; Boards in marbled blue paper and blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight shelfwear; Text block has slight spotting to endpapers, vendor label on front pastedown; Appears to be a bound compilation of a paperback of scenario and illustrations from the film, a program from a 1944 “Soiree de gala” presentation of the film, and two tickets to that presentation (one with name in blue pencil written on it); unpaged, chiefly illustrations (b&w).
London and New York: Cassell, Petter & Calpin, c. 1860. Large Octavo; pp 1264; Fair; 1/2 bound black spine with gilt text; this volume only; no jacket; raise bands and gilt rules to spine; brown boards show noticeable rubbing to exterior, mostly to rear; rubbing wear to edges; sturdy boards; text block has age toned exterior edges; interior has some foxing to most pages, as is; slightly broken hinges; frontispiece; previous owner's name to title page; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: The Aeolian Company, 1905. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; spine burnt red color cloth with black lettering; boards strong, clean, spine head and tail and corners have minor wear, minimal wear elsewhere on the cover; textblock clean, agetoned on fore edges, top right corners of pages 239 to 248 oddly folded due to manufacturer irregularity of paper cutting, number written in pencil at top of page 325, both hinges cracked, no highlighting/underlining. pp 455.