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.
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.
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;.
Delhi: Bombay Natural History Society/Oxford University Press, 1998. Twelfth Revised & Enlarged Centenary Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; dust jacket spine sky blue w/black txt, creasing at joints, some wear along top as well as superficial scratches on both frnt & back of DJ; boards firm, clean; binding strong though loose at hinges and slight separation from head band; pages show minimal wear & aging, in very good cond. 354pp + 74 plates. Birds.
Great Britain: Oxford University Press, 1969. Second Edition [of The Birds of Travancore and Cochin, first published in 1953], Indian Printing. small Qto. VG/VG-. medium green DJ spine with dulled ivory italic title between thin double-line bands and smaller author, with publisher and black crest at tail. DJ spine ends are chipped with tiny closed cuts, wear and some panel loss to the right of spine tail end.heavily abraded, but provides coverage to gray/light blue cltoh, with stamped dark blue spinal titling. gentle wear to edges. decorative orange/black endpapers, maps mainly with prior owner's name and date on fep. with 101 species illustrated in color and 32 in b/w. neat interior, complete volume, sheets basically clean with edges mildly discolored. 444 pp. as is, in like DJ.
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.
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.
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.
City Park, Denver: Denver Museum of Natural History, 1967. First edition. Quarto; 168 pp, 124 color plates; VG-/G; Ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior, minor chipping to edges; cloth has wear to edges, clean and strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges, previous owner's book plate to ffep; interior clean; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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: Athena Press, 1988. Large Quarto: G/VG-: Pale brownish gray spine with black text: DJ has light shelfwear, some soiling to flaps, some minor scuff marks: Boards are strong with foxing/soiling to edges and perimeter of board, rubbing to edges, binding solid: Textblock has light dust staining to exterior, pages clean and unmarked: 86 pp. [Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
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.
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: The Viking Press, 1974. Large Octavo; VG/VG; Yellow spine with black text. DJ has general shelf wear, edge wear, price clipped, price sticker of previous book store on rear; Boards have light rubbing to edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing on top edges, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting, author's personal inscription and signature on front end paper; pp 190.
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;.