Paris: Societe Bibliophile, circa 1849. First Edition Thus. Octavo; modern full green buckram cloth with black cloth spine title gilt; collation: "Courtes Chroniques Pour Les Costumes Francais" Cost. Fr. Tom. IV. pp 1-320: [ending with the table of materials contained in the fourth volume]; "Histoire De France." T. II. pp 82, pp 646-692; following the text are 159 plates numbered consecutively 1-159, covering the XVII through XIX centuries and the reigns of Louis XVI through Louis Philippe. Text contents show moderate foxing; plates are generally very good; some with minor foxing; a few trimmed at top edge; a few with well-rendered hand color. A volume made to condense a portion of a greater set. Previous owner's annotation reads "Not in Colas or Hiler." [Spine; black title label gilt on green buckram cloth].
1809-1811. First Edition. Octavo; 3/4 Morroco binding over green cloth boards; Spine has 5 raised bands and gilt lettering and design; Some slight wear and rubbing to the boards, especially along the edges; Spine slightly fading; Upper edge gilt; Pages toned; 73 "fashion" plates and 35 sample pages taken from Ackermann's Repository of Arts from the years 1809-1911 and bound together; All fashion plates are beautifully colored and preserved (see photos); Also Includes 35 "sample" pages from the same years. Each page has 4 different fabric samples from the era tipped-in. Ackermann's Repository of Arts was an illustrated British periodical published from 1809-1829 by Rudolph Ackermann that covered arts, literature, commerce, fashion, and politics, and had great influence on English taste in fashion, architecture, and literature. A one-of-a-kind item; DD Consignment. Shelved in Case # 10.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1979. First edition. Thin octavo. VG- in VG- dust jacket. Light yellow spine with red and black lettering. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Covers and dust jacket panels clean. Binding strong. Text of pages clean. Small remainder mark to bottom edge of text block near the spine. 160pp, with 146 black and white illustrations.
Athens: Historical and Ethnological Society of Greece, 1993. Small Quarto: VG/VG: Tan spine with light green text: DJ has general shelfwear, some scuff marks, crease on inside front flap: Boards are strong and clean with some light bumping at head and tail of spine: Textblock is clean and pages are free of markings folds or tears: Back copyright page states "Published on behalf of teh Historical and Ethnological Society of Greece in December 1993 in 1200 copies": 267 pp.
Milan: Editoriale Tosca, 1991. First Edition. Folio; VG condition paperback with no jacket; Staple bound magazine; Very little wear to the edges; Binding is tight; Images are crisp; Some light bumping to the corners and minor shelf wear; Includes address wrap; Book kept on top shelf of bookshelf next to Netdesk workspace, in plastic protective bag. May require additional shipping for expedited/international orders. International customers please contact seller before placing order so that accurate postage can be calculated.
New York: Atria Books, 2003. First Edition. Quarto: VG/VG-: Deep metallic red spine with platinum text: DJ has general shelfwear, soiling in upper corner, 1 inch closed tear along head edge of back: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing mainly to head and tail of spine and corners, binding tight: Textblock is clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: First Edition: 230 pp.
Los Angeles, CA: Manuel Weltman, . Limited Edition [1 of 500 copies]. sewn pamphlet 8vo., 47 pp., VG; blue matte paper wrapper, red lettering; overall mild fading/shelfwear to covers, minor imperfection to front cover adjacent to "by"; interior clean; covers protected by plastic covering; in very good condition despite mild imperfections; 1 of 500 unnumbered copies stated to copyright page; housed in yellow envelope with "Swann Galleries" to front (moderate wear); shelved Case 0.
New York: Crown Publishers Inc. 1959. Large Quarto; G-/Fair-; Pink spine with black text; Ex-library with writings & stamps toward front; Dust jacket has tears along all edges with sunned & rubbed exterior, condition noted and is 'as is'; Boards have sunned exterior with heavy wear along edges and at corners; Text block has darkened slightly with tape residue on end papers and on pastedowns, cracking at pp xvi - xvii, 33 & 65 from binding, otherwise pages are unmarked; pp 83. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. Publishers. Large Thick Octavo; G/no-DJ; Red spine with gold text on a blue bar; Cloth is slightly sunned on exterior and spine with minimally rubbed edges and light wear on exterior due to handling, panels are intact and strong; Text block shows slight age toning along exterior edges with slight foxing on first & last few pages, slight cracking at pp 17 along binding, previous owner's name on half title page; pp 441. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Bulfinch Press, 2001. First Edition. Quarto: G+/VG-: White spine with dark gray text: DJ has some soiling, scuff marks, chipping to head or spine and general shelfwear: Boards are strong with staining/soiling, general shelfwear, binding is tight: Textblock exterior is clean and pages unmarked: First Edition: 198 pp.
London, Great Britain: Peerage Books, 1987. Revised. Qto. VG/VG. beige DJ spine with gold-tone and black capitals, jacket front and rear are illustrated. ivory clothbound HB with stamped gold capital titling down spine and centered upon front board. a tinge of discoloration frames the fep/ffep. textblock interior clean, includes 8 plates and 36 illustrations. smooth ivory edges all sides between sturdy unabraded boards. 200 pp. ISBN# 1850520542.
Emmaus: Rodale Press, Inc. 1972. Small Quarto; G/G-; Off-white spine with black text; Dust jacket is slightly smudges & rubbed on exterior with some edge wear more so on fore edges and staining at rear spine tail edge; Boards have minor edge wear and moisture staining at rear tail spine edge, but panels are sturdy; Text block has slight smudges on exterior edges with clean pages inside; pp 255.
France: Vranken Pommery, Monopole, 2013. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG+/ (no-DJ); Spine black with embossed black text; Boards have general shelf wear, a few nicks and scratches, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, faint age-toning, content is clear; Pages not numbered; Additional shipping may be necessary for expedited and international orders.
New York: Crown Publishers, 1948. First. Large octavo; VG-/no-DJ; faded blue spine with silver text in scratched, black slipcase; boards of each volume are strong with frayed corners and moderate scratching and scuffing on covers, some light staining, volume one has a one inch pencil streak on bottom edge of front cover; textblocks of each volume are clean; 468pp (volume one), 490pp (volume two). [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Sauk City, Wisconsin: Mycroft & Moran, 1961. First Edition Thus [1 of 2000]. 8vo., purple and black pictorial DJ, small purple cursive lettering to spine; VG/VG; very mild wear to DJ, "$3.50" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; black cloth boards, silver lettering/decorative motif to spine; slight cocking to spine, mild wear to boards, very slight superficial material loss to bottom-edge of front board and towards top margin of back board; age-toning/wear to text-block; INSCRIBED by Derleth to ffep; 1 of 2000 unnumbered copies stated to limitation page; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
New York: Collins Design, 2006. First edition, first printing. Quarto; vg+/vg; dj, white spine with gold text; HB, pale yellow cloth spine with blind impressed titles; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 208 pp.; illus., sketches, photos, facsimile docs, and text figures; some color; dj, [BRO-DART]; else very good.
New York: DKNY, 2000. First Edition. Small folio; 62pp [unpaginated]. Photo essay between Milla Jovovich and Gary Oldman; bound in full red cloth with mylar wrap in black paper-covered box. The box is edgeworn with a few joints broken; mylar wrap shows some abrasions; contents are very good throughout. Signed by Jovovich and Oldman on title. [Spine; black box]. Shelve in CASE #11.
New York: Judge Co. 1908. Third. Folio; good/none; brown cloth spine with no text; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; age-toning; 100 illus.; endpapers, soiled; binding, shaken; spine, chipped with split starts; boards, soiled; edges, worn; else good; [Artists: James Montgomery Flagg; Penrhyn Stanlaws; Frank Snapp; W.O. Wilson; H. Leonard; V.A. Svoboda; Arthur E. Jameson; F.L. Fithian; G.W. Barratt; Fred Ninkivel; Anthony Guarino; H.L.V. Parkhurst; and Sigurd Schau]; ---ISBN none.
Chicago, IL: Henry Regnery Company, 1973. Octavo: VG/VG-: Black spine with greenish gold text: DJ has general shelfwear, some age related discolorations, scuff marks, small chips at corners: Boards are strong and clean with general shelfwear: Textblock has foxing along head edge, age toning along all edges, front free page has fading price stamp, pages are otherwise free of markings, folds or tears: 285 pp.
Washington, DC: The Textile Museum, 1982. na. large Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. lightly sun-faded wraps spine, a muted burgundy with titling in white capitals, partly illustrated by a pink/red/beige decorative band that extends across most of softcover front/rear. chafing is whitish, abrading to the outer ends, edges and sides and excessive rubbing to covers. interior is brightly illustrated among the textblock, more than 150 images (maps, plates, photos). outer edges smooth and an unblemished light ivory. 207 pp. ISBN# 0874050200.
Paris / New York: Librairie de France / E. Weyhe, 1929. Octavo; fair-/none; red cloth spine with faded gold text; boards, shelf worn; stains; 6" separation tear at the spine; flaking and small additional tears, all edges; hinges cracked; binding shaken; text block, clean; toning starts; illus.: figures, plates, coloured plates; 303pp. --SIGNED by author on front free endpaper. -Offered as is.
Cleveland, OH: The Western Reserve Historical Society, 1986. Quarto: VG/VG: Thing gray spine with now text: DJ on paperback book, general shelfwear, some light scuffing: Covers are clean and show mild general shelfwear: Textblock is clean and free of markings, folds or tears, color photographs of the subject matter: 35 pp.
Great Britain: Milestone Publications Ltd. 1990. First UK. Qto. VG/ - no DJ. toned wraps spine with black titles, discoloration extends aside the spine only partly upon the partly pictorial ivory softcovers. b/w illustrations with text detail. no writing or interior marks, bound solidly with a smooth and wrinkle free exterior form. 120 pp. ISBN# 1852651008.
London: B. T. Batsford, 1929. Second Edition Revised & Enlarged. Second Edition Revised & Enlarged; Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Blue fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have age toned spine, rubbing on edges, shelf wear, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has foxing on edges and pages, previous owner's name on front end paper dated 1937, Ex-library card holder on rear paste down, cracking along gutters of p200 and 201, between p216 and 217, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 305.
Pennsylvania: Schiffer, 1999. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG-/VG-; Spine is red with black and white text; DJ has general shelf wear, some rubbing along edges, age-toning, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, light bumping to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, content is clear; pp 191; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1931. First Edtiion. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; spine black w/ gold txt block, black txt, creasing at joints, some wear at head of spine, general shelf wear; boards firm and clean; binding loose at hinges, front hinge separating from binding but still very strong; pages have minor wear: chipping at txt block, some discoloration from aging, otherwise in very good condition. Inscribed by author on front endpaper. 222pp.
New York: Dover Publications, 1995. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG-/no-DJ (paperback); Spine is black with white text; Covers have general shelf wear, light rubbing to corners, some scratches and marks, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, content is clear; pp 100; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
London: Henry G. Bohn, 1842. Folio; good/none; red cloth spine with gilt lettering; blind stamped nested borders on boards; some edge wear and bumping; text block, clean; foxing; unpaginated, 61 single sided plates; some loose sheets; split starts, back joint, front hinge and gutter; boards, minor flaking and some discolorations; some staining; spine sunned; all edges, chipping and wear; else very good.
New York: Artisan, 1999. Folio; G+/G-; Black spine with white text; DJ has moderate edgewear, 3" closed tear on rear cover, multiple stains across rear cover; Boards strong, slight rubbing to corners/spine; Textblock shows multiple large faint stains along edges, minor bending of upper corner of pages; Binding strong; 144pp.
London: Adam & Charles Black, 1958. First Edition. Octavo; G/no-DJ hardcover; Red spine with gold text; Boards strong, moderately strong rubbing to spine/corners, upper portion of spine has 1" of outer material slightly loose; Textblock shows some light staining and few pages with underlining, heavy soiling on last pages and rear pasteboard; 184pp.
New York: Benjamin Blom, 1969 [1904-1910]. Second Edition Reprint. large 8vo., VOL. 1 [HISTORIC DRESS IN AMERICA: 1607-1800, 401 pp., 3 pp. unpaginated], VOL. 2 [HISTORIC DRESS IN AMERICA: 1800-1870, 454 pp., 2 pp. unpaginated], VG; black cloth boards, decorative gold title blocks with black lettering; bumping to head and tail of spine; wear to boards, mild liquid stain to top edge of front board, cocking to boards, bumping to corners; mild age-toning/wear to text-block, small brown-black stain to bottom of fore-edge; bfep stuck to back paste-down, interior clean, contains many black-and-white illustrations of early American clothing and style; shelved Fashion or Window.
New York: Harper & Row, 1962. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG/VG-; Orange and green illustration spine with light tan text; DJ has Brodart cover jacket, shelfwear, edgewear, small open tears to edges of spine and small closed tear to rear and rear flap, age toned; Boards have age toning to spine, small stain on front, rubbing to edges and corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, otherwise clean, free of marks on pages; pp 597. Shelve in upstairs area, on shelf perpendicular to copier.
Zwolle: Waanders Publishers, 1998. Quarto; G+/paperback no-DJ; Spine blue with black letters; Front cover has pieces of tape: along spine and left side front cover, along bottom edge front cover, along right edge front cover, title page is stuck along its right edge to inside of front cover, covers have some edge and corner wear, spine has some edge wear, inside of back cover has some spotting and price sticker from previous seller in lower right corner; Textblock very mildly age toned with occasional mild spotting on white pages from contact with colored pages; 127pp.
New York: Greenwich House, 1982. Second Edition. Second Edition; Quarto; VG-/G+; Spine is white with black text; DJ has general shelf wear, some rubbing along edges, some open and closed tears, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, bumping to corners, joints and hinges are sensitive; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; Pages not numbered; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
Italy: Svet, 1995. Reprint; square octavo; VG paperback. Spine is gold with black and red text; Covers have some color rubbed off on front and back, fraying to some of the corners, chipping along spine, joints are strong; Text block has general shelf wear along edges, pages are clean, no obvious highlighting or underlining, some bottom corners of the pages are bent, binding is strong, content is vibrant; Pages not numbered.