London: Drive Publications Limited, 1973. 1st edition, 2nd REvise. Enlarged octavo. VG/VG- DJ. Beige/pale yellow spine with black text/title and illustration of birds on the top; dustjacket has scattered age-toning, a few minor moisture exposure staining, and mild edgewear (minor tears); boards are strong and clean; bookplate of the former owner one page after the front free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 471.
The American Spaniel Club, Inc., 1980. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Dark green with gilt text; This volume only; Cloth has very minor shelf wear such as smudge on exterior, with clean, strong and intact panels; Text block shows light wear due to handling and some foxing on exterior edges as well as on title page, otherwise with lightly ivory toned and tightly bound pages; pp 251.
Boston: Crosby, Nichols, and Company, 1856. 18mo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print, bottom portion at hinge torn away; Boards in brown embossed cloth with gold print, worn, exposed corners, spine caps torn away, portion at bottom of spine torn away, spotting, shelfwear; Text block has spotting to edges, name in pencil on front endpapers, significant amount of foxing throughout; viii, 120 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1980. First edition; signed. Thin, small folio in brown hardcovers with green and yellow illustrated DJ in brodart; VG/VG; ivory letters on spine; in very good condition; author signature on illustrated title page; contains a chapter on "Concern for the Planet"; pp. 112; shelved on front table.
Boston: Gould and Lincoln, 1851. Revised Edition. Octavo; Revised Edition; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, grey with gold print, faded, “1861” painted in black ink; Boards in grey cloth with gold print, wear to corners and tattering to spine caps, wear to edges, stains, spotting, shelfwear; Text block has slight spotting to edges, owner names in ink and stamped name on front endpapers, number stamped to rear endpapers, embossed owner stamp on front endpapers, intermittent spine breaks; "Touching the structure, development, distribution, and natural arrangement of the races of animals, living and extinct"; 250 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
New York: The Macmillan Company, n.d. Quarto; pp 191; VG-/G+; Black spine with ivory text; slight chipping to corners, light age toning to flaps, price clipped front flap; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, light rubbing to head and tail edges, otherwise clean, strong and intact; text block has wear to exterior edges, residue of adhesive to half title page, otherwise interior clean; else good; inscribed by author;.
London: John B. Day, 1876. First Edition, Second Issue. Quarto, 91 pages; VG-; bound in publisher's green cloth blocked in gilt and black; rebacked, with spine preserved; mild rubbing and wear to boards, beveled edges; with two chromolithograph plates after James Poole, 2 completed flies and 23 flies with dressing materials displayed in 22 sunken mounts on six leaves, all present; SG consignment; shelved case 10.
Kitty Hawk, NC: New Maritima Press, 2007. Octavo: VG/VG: Brown spine with white and brown text: DJ is in very good condition, clean with virtually no shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean with some light bumping at tail of spine, corners are sharp, binding tight: Textblock is clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears, title page is signed by the author: 523 pp.
London: Macmillan Company, 1969. Octavo; First printing; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, yellow with black print; DJ has tears at top and bottom of spine and at flap folds, significant tear to rear at bottom flap fold, spotting, smudging, price-clipped; Boards in illustrated cloth, slight wear to outer corners and spine caps, creasing on rear, slight spotting/smudging; Textblock has spotting to top edge, bookplate partially torn out on front flyleaf, otherwise clean and tight; 86 pages, illustrated.
Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne: Rigby Limited, 1972. First Edition. Octavo; pp 62; VG/G; blue spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior, mostly to spine and flap edges; minor chipping to edges; cloth is clean, strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; illustrated; interior clean.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1928. Twelfth Printing. 12 mo. VG/VG- DJ. Yellow, white, and black spine with black text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear (some minor tears along the edges); boards are strong and clean; bookplate of the former owner on the front pastedown; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 625.
London: Rudolph Ackermann, 1843. First Edition. large Octavo, 322 pages, 4 pages ads; VG; rebound in full crushed crimson levant, paneled spine with gilt lettering in one compartments, others with gilt frames and gilt hound heads or hunting horns; triple-ruled border on boards; two double-rules to turn-ins, with hounds in the corners; gray endpapers; top edge of text block gilt; binding by Birdsall, Northampton & London; original covers and spine bound in in rear; frontispiece with tissue-guard; separate illustrated title page; old bookseller's ad for this volume taped opposite title page, with tape leaving residue; shelved case 12.
New York: V. G. Audubon, 1856. Second Octavo Edition. Octavos, 7 volumes; VG-; bound in full brown leather, paneled spines with gilt lettering, embossed covers; rubbing to edges of boards; cracking to hinges, binding fragile, with some boards beginning to separate; gilt text block; marbled endpapers; name written on sfep of all volumes, some bleedthrough onto following page; With all 500 plates, Volume 1: plates 1-70, Volume 2: plates 71-140, Volume 3: plates 141-210, Volume 4: plates 211+280, Volume 5: plates 281-350, Volume 6: plates 351-420, Volume 7: plates 421-500;.
New York: V. G. Audubon, 1854. Second Edition. Large Octavos, 3 volumes; VG; bound in 1/4 orange leather, marbled boards, gilt lettering to spines; all edges of text blocks gilt; Gift inscription in all volumes on sfep; mild scratching and wear to text block; mild foxing throughout, including to plates; With all plates, Volume 1: plates 1-50, with 2 copies of plate 45 bound in, for a total of 51 plates, Volume 2: plates 51-100, Volume 3: plates 101-155; Plate 22 with some repair to edges; RL consignment.
United States: Harrisburg, 1888. Octavo; G/No-DJ; Spine is green with gold text, fraying and material loss at head and tail; Boards have edge wear, bumping and rubbing to corners, age-toning, some marks and scratches, bumping and rubbing to corners, joints and hinges are intact, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, some pen on front free-end paper, content is clear; pp 260.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1960. First Edition, Presumed First Printing. 8vo., 160 pp., VG/VG; red and tan DJ with white and black lettering; mild age-toning to covers of DJ, rubbing to edges, chipping with slight material loss to head and tail of spine and corners; mild age-toning to spine (tan towards tail of spine toned olive green), lettering clear and legible; price uncut "$3.00" to top right corner of front flap, all four corners of flaps clipped; DJ protected by mylar; yellow cloth boards, maroon lettering to spine, maroon illustration of dog to front board; mild fading to spine (text clear and legible), bumping to head and tail of spine, slight cocking to spine; cocking to boards, no shelf lean, binding strong; age-toning to text-block; interior clean, contains many black and white illustrations by Fuller; pub. 1960, "First edition" stated to copyright page, no mention of further printings; frontispiece to title page; shelved Case 6.
Berkeley: The Club, 1923. Thin Large Octavo; G-/no-DJ paperback; Tan spine with black text; Covers have fraying edges, 1.5 inch tear at head spine edge, slightly age toned exterior with previous owner's name on front; Text block is slightly age toned with rear cover slightly cracking along hinge, pages still fully bound; pp 60.
London: The Bombay Historical Society, 1908. Limited edition (1 of 1,200). Quarto. Hardcover in 3/4 bound green leather with green cloth on boards in Very Good condition. Ex-libris, stamp of previous owner on front free endpaper, otherwise there are no markings to text and pages are clean. Binding is strong. Edges of text block are uncut. Illustrated with 30 coloured plates. Endpapers are marbled. 292 pp. Moderate rubbing to leather on spine and to corners. Leather on spine is sunned, turning it from green to a light brown. All else is very good. Spine is light brown with raised bands and gilt text -Shelved Bookcase next to Front Door.
Chicago: Aldine Publishing Company, 1967. Octavo; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with orange print; DJ has slight edgewear and slight smudging/shelfwear; Boards in green cloth with silver print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has vendor stamp on front flyleaf, slight amount of pencil annotation; viii, 220 pages, illustrated.
New York: Random House, 2002. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG/VG: Black and blue spine with metallic brown and white/black text. DJ has general shelf wear, edge wear, no major tears; Boards have light rubbing to edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has author's personal inscription and signature on half title page, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 186.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1936. Limited Edition. 4to., unpaginated; VG-; spine red tape, bound in tan cloth with black geese on boards; red tape used to repair spine, covers entire spine and small part of front board; of a limited edition of 1050 numbered copies for america, of which 1000 are for sale, this copy is number 290; INSCRIBED on limitation page; plates clear of age marks, a few fingerprint smudges present on other pages; mild shelfwear and bumping; shelved alcove 1.
Washington D.C. Smithsonian Institution Press, 1982. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; softcover; orange spine, white text; covers have general shelfwear, stickers on rear, covers and first several pages curling at top corner of the front of the book; text block has minor soiling on fore edge, former owner's name penned on first page; 583pp [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 and Basingstoke: Macmillan Education Limited, 1978. first edition. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; green spine with orange & white text; covers have slight wear due to handling; exterior is intact with clean & sturdy panels; text block is lightly ivory toned w/light foxing & soiling on exterior edges; text pages are unmarked w/ tight binding; previous owner's name on title page; pp 122.
Chicago: Rand McNally, 1971. First Printing. Quarto; VG/no-DJ hardcover; Blue spine with white text; Boards strong, moderate rubbing to spine/corners, small mark on front board upper corner, few spots on rear board, bottom of front board interior has outer surface material rubbing; Textblock clean; 64pp.
London: Colins, 1985. Fifth edition. 12 mo. VG/no DJ - hardcover; White spine with blue and black text/title; boards are strong and clean with mild edgewear; furthermore, black pen writing on the front free end page and pink pen writing on the other side of the back free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean, aside from blue pen markings on p. 169 & 193. Pp. 256.
Lititz, Penn. Sutter House, 1980. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 209 pp., VG/VG; blue and white pictorial DJ, black and cerulean blue lettering to spine, black and green lettering to front cover: mild wear to covers, mild scattered spotting to fore-edges and flaps of covers, price clipped, DJ protected by mylar; blue cloth boards, gold lettering to spine: spine cocked, boards cocked/somewhat shaken, no shelf lean, binding tight; bumping to head and tail of spine; rubbing to edges and corners of boards, very light spotting to boards; mild age-toning/light spotting to text-block; mild wear to blue map endpapers; light spotting to title page towards gutter; INSCRIBED by "Mary and Jim" Bond to title page; Jim in James Bond, the ornithologist from whom Ian Fleming got he name for his famous spy.; contains ephemera [Washington Post newspaper clipping, Friday, Feb. 17, 1989: James Bond's obituary, feat. his legacy as an ornithologist and living avatar of Ian Fleming's secret agent character of the same name]; LP consignment; shelved Case 6.
New York: Derrydale Press, 1939. Limited [295/1250]. Octavo; vg+/none; yellow cloth spine with gilt lettering on blue label; quarter-bound w/blue cloth boards and gilt lettering; ex libris, signature; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 245 pp.; illus., frontispiece and 45 photos; light general toning; else very good.
London and New York: Frederick Warne and Company, 1942. Reprinted. Octavo; pp ; G-/no-DJ; Green spine with dark green text; Cloth has sunning to front, slight rubbing to corners, some soiling to exterior; Text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, loose page towards rear; interior clean;.
New York: Friends of the Earth, 1979. Signed; Folio; VG/VG; Green spine with white text. DJ has general shelf wear, but no tears; Boards have minor bumping on corners, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting, half title page and title page are signed by the photographer, William R. Curtsinger, to William W. Warner; pp 160; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1963. Octavo. VG/Good DJ. Light blue, brown, off-white, and red spine with illustration of a man riding on a horse at the top and black text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear (a few tears along the spine (measuring about 0.5 inches); dj edges also have moisture exposure staining; dj is price-clipped on the lateral edges of the inside flap; bookplate of the former owner on the front pastedown; pen writing on the front pastedown; significant vertical crease on the back pastedown; binding is strong; textblock is age-toned but clean. Pp. 415.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1937. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Light green spine with gilt text; Cloth has minor wear at fore corners, lightly sunned exterior and slightly soiled panels which are otherwise strong and sturdy; Text block has very lightly age toned edges and first & last few pages but otherwise pages are clean and intact with tight binding; deckled fore edge; pp 233.
New York and London: Academic Press, 1963, 1964. Octavo; pp 327 + 330; VG-/G; Dark beige spine with red text; 2 volumes; dust jackets have moderate rubbing and slight sunning to exterior, previous bookshop's price sticker on front, slight chipping to spine edges; cloths show light sunning to spines, otherwise exteriors are clean, sturdy and intact; text blocks show minor wear to exterior edges, previous owner's name stamped and written on title pages, name stamped to head edges, interiors clean;.