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.
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: 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.
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.
New York: Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences, 1965. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Brown fabric spine with black text. Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing to edges, bumping to corners, spine is shaken, however, binding is still strong; Textblock has previous owner's name in ink on front paste down, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 478.
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].
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.
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.
Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1991. First edition. Large Octavo; VG-/VG-; Light blue spine with red text; Dust jacket is slightly age toned with minor rubbing on the exterior and wear at corners, otherwise intact; Boards have some wear along edges and lightly sunned exterior with strong and sturdy panels; Text block has slight shelf wear on exterior edges due to handling, pages inside are clean; pp 466.
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: 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.
Exton, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd. 1984. Quarto: VG-/VG: Tan spine with off white text: DJ is clean with minor shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing to edges mainly concentrated at head and tail of spine and corners, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean, slight musty smell, pages unmarked: 234 pp.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1986. Collector's Edition of the Fiftieth Anniversary Edition. Small octavo, 289pp.; VG/No-DJ; Brown leather spine with gilt lettering; Cover has gilt deer design and titles on front, very light shelf wear; Bound-in bookmark; Binding is tight; with unattached bookplate; ZG consignment; shelved easton press.