Frederick, MD: Aspen Publishers, 2004. Set of two approx. 7.25" x 10.25" VG red hardcovers with gilt lettering. Wear to corners and spine ends of boards (photos show extent of wear). Pages of both volumes clean and binding strong. Price is for set. Photos available upon request. Oversized, two volume set. Extra shipping funds may be required for Expedited/International shipping. USPS First Class International (Surface Mail) not available, as the set is over the weight limit for this shipping service.
Cape Coral, FL: Rich Dad Education, 2013. Quarto: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Purple spine with white text:Covers have general shelfwear, some scratches, creased at upper front corner, chipping to tail of spine, creased at lower back corner, binding solid: Textblock exterior has dust stains at corner of head and fore edges else clean, pages clean and unmarked: 288 pp.
New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan, January 2013. First Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG+. bright medium yellow DJ spine and jacket, mainly titling in black. no abrading to glossy exterior and minimal edgewear. HB is bound in black with bold stamped gilt lettering. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. softly skimmed stock, illustrations with text included frequently. 269 pp. ISBN# 9780230342248.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin: American Society for Quality Press, 2000. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. yellow tipped glossy HC spine, rests on tall segment of dark red to red; this coloring extends widely across both panels. spine titling in white. mild shelfwear only. SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS ON RIGHT FEP. tightly bound, solid copy with figures and tables numbered within the chapters. 243 pp. ISBN# 0873894537.
New York, Chichester, Brisbane, Toronto & Sing: John Wiley & Sons, 1988. First Edition. Octavo; vg/vg-; dj, black spine with yellow text; HB, black cloth with gold text; signed and inscribed by the author; minor shelf wear and bumping, light, dry staining and toning to dj, text block clean; 206 pp; text figures; else very good.
New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2005. First Edition. 8vo. VG+/ - no dj. black glossy spine with highlighted spine tip and green colorblock tail. fep/ffep is unmarked and clear. front and rear of glossy black HB are lightly shelfworn. ex-libris, stamped on back of title page. clean and excellent textblock. 290 pp. ISBN # 0521841259.
Hillsboro, Oregon: Beyond Words Publishing, Inc. 1996. First Edition. wide 12mo. NF/ NF. dark teal DJ spine with light turquoise lettering. front and rear panels are neat, as are HB spine in dark teal, with spotless HB panels also. front and rear inside panels, smooth and white, clear endpaper sections. SIGNED by AUTHOR on half-title page. mark-free text interior. as new. 116 pp. ISBN # 1885223471.
New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1937. First Edition. 8vo., 400 pp., VG/G; tan (age-toned) DJ with faded yet legible red lettering and Yale University colophon to spine, red lettering and decorative motif to front cover; closed tears to edges of DJ; chipping with material loss to head and tail of spine ("S" in "CAPITALISM" to title on spine somewhat obscured), bottom edge of front cover (first "S" in "PRESS" mostly obscured), hinge and top edge of front cover, and top edge of back cover; liquid staining to spine and to top and bottom edges of front cover; small red stain towards bottom edge of back cover; top right-hand corner of front flap price clipped; DJ protected by mylar; maroon cloth boards, bright gilt lettering and Yale University colophon to spine; bumping/mild chipping to head and tail of spine, slight cocking to spine, very slight shelf lean; minimal wear to boards, slight bumping to corners, slight cocking to boards; boards slightly shaken, binding intact; age-toning and mild wear to text-block; age-toning and occasional closed tears/mild staining to interior, text legible; sticker from previous bookseller to bottom of front paste-down; pub. 1937 by Yale University stated to title and copyright pages; shelved Case 10.
Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 1962. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. sunned solid plum DJ spine with white italics for title centered between the tiny white capitals for smaller white author and publisher. edgewear is moderate and general stress and handling appears as whitish chipping to head and foot, in addition to the corners and a few small closed cuts. light khaki clothbound HB spine has black titling between gently pushed in ends and sharply cornered adjacent panels. prior owner ink name/date on right fep. the ivory text is clear, corners neatly aligned and edges a smooth ivory. 287 pp.
Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1965. Ex-library w/library stamps and markings; Reprint (1965) of 1958 publication; VG/G+; Blue spine with white text; Dustjacket in protective plastic covering, DJ has edge wear incl. small chips at top edge of spine and elsewhere along top edge of covers, very small chips at bottom edge of spine and at corners, DJ also has occasional short closed tear and a few light creases at edges, DJ has rubbing to surface w/some of its blue color worn off in some areas on covers and spine, DJ has occasional light scuff and some light age toning at edges; Boards straight and strong, pastedowns age toned, back pastedown has library envelope taped in lower right w/catalog card inserted, back pastedown has one small brown spot, book's binding is strong; Textblock age toned, textblock edges have library stamps, front end paper library book plate, back end paper has small brown spot, interior clean; 340 pp.
San Juan, Puerto Rico: Carimar, 1993. First Edition. Qto. VG/VG-. matte grayscale DJ panel, fully illustrated with an enlarged image of an embossed symbol and characters. chips and tiny cuts with a scuff on lower DJ strip between tiny cuts and whitish edgeworn ends and moderately to perimeter and fore-edge folds. dark navy clothbound HB with stamped silver titling, bllind stamped title on front panel, edges of both only have mild shelfwear. head-edge peppered lightly on head-edge. profusely illustrated, highlighting the ivory textblock with medium to panoramic images. 372 pp. ISBN# 0963340905.
London: C. Hurst & Company, 1977. English language reprint. Thin octavo. Fair+ with no DJ. Blue spine with gold lettering. Ex-library copy. Rubbing to the covers. Library sticker to the covers. Binding, book block edges, and pages all very good. Library marks to the rear pastedown. Translated by Waldtraut Jarke. 125pp.
Jurong, Singapore: Prentice Hall/ Pearson Education Asia, 2002. First. Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, red spine with white text; HB, red cloth spine with gilt lettering; ex libris, BOOKPLATE OF CASPAR WEINBERGER; INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, 2001, ffep; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 412 pp.; illus. photos; some color; else very good.
New York: The Free Press, 1998. Octavo; vg/vg; dj, beige spine with white band and black text; HB, dark blue cloth with gold text, quarter bound with light gray boards; signed by the author; "A Gift from Atlantic Monthly" sticker on front end page; minor shelf wear and bumping, small stain to front dj cover, text block clean; 204 pp; else very good.
New York: Ronald Press, 1911. American edition. Octavo; good+/none; tan spine with gilt lettering on red and black labels; ex libris, name stamp, ffep; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 440 pp.; text figures; occasional pencil markings; age-toning; spine, sunned; boards, spot staining and discoloration; binding, shaken; hinges, split starts; else good.
Hagerstown, India: The American Press, 1989. First Edition. small Qto. VG/VG. blue, red, light orange, yellow and overlaying bold black type for titling. jacket graphics extend across cover with enlarged titling. dark medium blue HB, imprinted spine titling. simply a touch worn at extremities. decorative blue/white illustrated endsheets, text-filled interior, unmarked and with no interior markings, sheets excellent. INSCRIBED TO SAM DONALDSON BY AUTHOR. head-edge marked with remainder mark, fore-edge and tail are smoothly clear. 322 pp.
New York: Barnes and Noble, 1997. Octavo. G+/VG DJ. Yellow spine with red and black text; dustjacket is clean with one minor tear by the spine; boards are clean and strong; binding is strong; textblock is clean mostly but a few pages p.136-157 have markings in pen, including underlining, starring, and brackets. Pp. 250.
New York, NY: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1969. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. faded yellow DJ spine with red uppercase title with subtitle beneath in black, followed by full author in black capitals, miniature red publisher at tail end. abrasive contact affects the ends with wrinkles and tiny creases, a few closed tears on upper edge of front jacket and rear panel. the original sunny yellow panel has much enlarged red uppercase and black subtitle characters centered with black uppercase author above newsprint illustration in b/w. reddish clay shaded cloth HB, stamped with metallic characters for title, author and publisher beneath. dull dark yellow endsheets, fep INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR TO HISTORIAN HAYNES JOHNSON. frontispiece in b/w faces title page, 25 additional illustrations included. unmarred textblock interior, plus edges on all sides are a smooth ivory. 236 pp.
Sterling, Virginia: Earthscan, 2007. First US Edition. slim 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. white HB spine with black lettering for title and smaller font for editors, tail finished with publisher title/symbol. front panel is light peach, with caliper measuring egg, titling on black and deep orange bands beneath illustration end at midsection. much rubbed, shadowiness is a quality to front and rear hardcovers. bright white endpapers, textblock within also a bright white. four text interior pages have folded over corners. included within chapters are 7 figures and 8 tables. there is no writing or discoloration through volume, just the dog-eared corners on thumbed pages. 146 pp. ISBN # 9781844073986.
New York: Garland Pubs. 1987. Facsimile edition. Thin, large quarto in beige cloth hardcovers with small brown letters on spine; in good condition; minimal soiling; paper and text clean; pp. 195; contains papers on the science of administration originally published in 1937 by the Institute of Public Administration at Columbia University; shelved in Business section.
New York: Harper and Row, 1976. First Edition. 8vo in grey boards, black and red text on a white dj spine. VG+/VG. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE FFEP. Minimal wear to the boards. Dj is lightly soiled on the front and back covers. 453 pgs. ISBN 0-06-010476-7. This item was from our Bethesda store, now shelved in Maryland warehouse with our regular stock. BOOK SHELVED IN THE RARE & EXPENSIVE SECTION.
New York: Basic Books, 2012. 12mo: VG/VG: Blue and black spine with brown text: DJ is clean with very mild general shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean with very light bumping at head and tail of spine, corners are sharp, binding is tight: Textblock is clean and pages are free of markings, folds and tears: 214 pp.
New York, Ny: Oxford University Press, 2002. UK Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG. navy glossy DJ spine segment, lengthy with white titling, between auburn tipped ends. light edgewear to ends and outer corners. minor rubbing to jacket rear. midnight navy clothbound HB with small gilt stamped titling. bright white unmarked fep/ffep and clear textblock and edges. 257 pp. ISBN# 0198296940.
Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 1990. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. slim electric medium blue DJ spine with tiny white characters for title and authors, R-L justified within a thin black line border frame; white publisher symbol at tail. wear is gentle, a touch to ends and corners. matching titling in light blue on slim HB spine. solid black cloth, endsheets and textbock perused between the panels. 194 pp. ISBN# 0262031574.
Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press, 1977. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG-: White spine with faded red and black text: DJ has general shelfwear, age toning and fading down spine, some light soiling: Boards are strong with some light dust staining, some rubbing at corners: Textblock has some dark smudges, age toning, pages are clean and free of markings, folds and tears: First Edition: 608 pp.
New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1990. First Edition, Second Printing. thick 8vo., 812 pp., VG/VG; DJ, white marbled spine with dark green lettering: very mild wear to covers, "Autographed Copy" sticker to front cover partially obscures title, front flap price clipped, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, maroon cloth spine with gold lettering, gray paper boards: light bumping to head and tail, slight fraying to edges, mild wear to text-block (mostly to bottom-edge); minor mark in blue ink to ffep, "E" in red ink to back paste-down; SIGNED by Chernow to half-title page; shelved Case 1.
New York: Moody's Investors Service, 1919. Second Edition. Duodecimo. Black leather covered wraps with gilt text on front cover. No dust jacket. (G) Book is in Good condition. Binding strong and text clean with minor, uniform age toning throughout. A few lines of text are marked by small pencil marks in margins. Text block clean but age toned; minor shelf wear to binding, light bumping to head and tail of spine. Leather peeling on back cover. Previous owner’s name inscribed on free front end paper. case #10 215 pages.