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Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1841. 10mo; pp 257; Fair; tan spine with brown text to paper label; no jacket; volume 2 only; cloth has chips to edges; sunned spine; sturdy boards; text block has age toning to exterior edges; ex-library with markings inside; ex-library plate to front pastedown; slight foxing to pages;.
n.p. n. publ. 1906. Thick Octavo; pp 864; G-/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; 6 bound magazine volumes in one book; cloth has moderate wear to exterior; noticeable wear to spine; slight rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; ex-library stamp to ffep; frontispiece; interior lightly toned; cracked gutter at pp 3-6; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Sheldon & Company, 1876. Octavo; pp 868; G-/no-DJ; 3/4 bound black leather spine with gilt text to spines; raised bands to spine; bindings; rare; bound periodical; green cloth covered boards shows rubbing to edges and corners; slight spotting to exterior; text block marbled; interior lightly toned; marbled endpapers; frontispiece; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; cracked gutters;.
New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1856. Thick Octavo; pp 864; Poor/no-DJ; 3/4 bound dark brown leather spine with gilt text and decorations to spine; gilt scroll rule bordering leather; rare; cloth shows some staining to front; severely rubbed edges; noticeable wear to joints, mostly to front joint; text block shows age toned exterior edges; staining and foxing to endpapers; cracked front gutter, exposing binding; blue marbled endpapers; illustrated; light foxing to some pages, otherwise interior lightly toned; previous owner's name to ffep.
New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1856. Octavo; pp 864; G- condition hardcover; 3/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text; raise bands to spine; worn edges; noticeable wear to boards, front board detached and repaired, few repairs to book (see all four photos for details); heavy wear and frays to edges; stained rear; worn corners; text block marbled; marbled endpapers; cracked gutters; illustrated; some foxing to most pages; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Dayton, O[hio]. B. F. Ells, 1840. New Edition. Octavo, 240 pages; G+; bound in period brown calf boards, newly rebacked in matching brown calf, ox-blood label with gilt lettering; moderate rubbing to boards; with frontispiece portraits of Lewis and Clarke, illustrated with 14 woodcut illustrations; entire printing somewhat light; mild foxing and age-toning to pages; small ownership stamp on rear endpaper; shelved case 1.
New York: Allen D. Bragdon Publishers, Inc., 1986. 12mo; unpaginated; VG/no-DJ; red spine without text; glassine wraps show slight wear; cloth has minor wear to exterior; slightly age toned papered front with red text and illustration; very slight wear to edges; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; color illustrations; interior clean.
New York: The Platt & Munk Co., Inc., 1912. Octavo; VG-; navy spine with gilt text; no jacket; late edition; cloth has slight exterior wear; pictorial paper label to front; light sticker residue to front; strong boards; text block edges lightly toned; frontispiece has few chips to edges; hairline defect to front hinge; color frontispiece; illustrated with color plates and black and white illustrations; unpaginated.
London: George Newnes, Ltd., 1911. Booklet [7x9]; pp 84; Fair/paperback; sunned light blue spine with dark blue text; front cover shows heavy chipping to edges, more to spine edges; missing rear cover; some soiling to exterior; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Cheshire, UK: Roots Heritage County Conservation, 1989. Octavo; pp 221; G/paperback; ivory spine with red text; numbered, limited edition; full title: The Strange Case of the Counties That Didn't Change: A Handbook to the Myth of the "Changed" Counties; covers have noticeable toning to exterior; intact panels; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; slight writing to inscription page by Father Francis; illustrated.
Paris: Baudry's European Library, 1839. Octavo; pp 459; G-/no-DJ;1/4 bound dark red spine with gilt text and gilt decorations; marbled boards; boards have moderate wear to exterior; rubbing to edges; lightly bumped corners; text block shows some foxing to exterior edges; blue marbled endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; previous owner's name to title page; interior lightly toned with slight foxing throughout; light pencil to last page.
London & New York: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1987. Octavo; Fair-/no-DJ; Tan spine with black text; Boards have heavily rubbed spine which has fraying head and tail edges, panels are also heavily rubbed with staining at rear head edge & front head edge near spine and bumped corners, but still intact; Text block has darkened exterior edges, inside pages are slightly age toned and slight shadow toning on end papers & pastedowns; Slight cracking between pages toward rear of text; pp 316.
London: Heinemann, 1961. Octavo; First published 1960, reprinted 1961; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with black print; DJ has edgewear, tanning to spine, slight smudging, shelfwear; Boards in brown cloth with white print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, spotting to boards; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, spotting to edges and to rear pastedown, clean text; 170 pages.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2018. 12mo; Third printing; VG-/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with white print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright; Boards in white cloth with blue print, smudging to front and rear fore edge, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the title page; 173 pages.
London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1992. First Edition. Octavo; pp 135; VG/VG-; black spine with blue and white text; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; mild wear to edges; slight age toning to flaps; cloth has little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1989. First U.S. Edition, First Printing. Octavo; G/G; pp 154; black spine with white text; dust jacket has mild shelf wear to exterior; slight stains inside dj; mylar wrap; cloth shows staining to lower spine; damp staining to rear; slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block exterior edges show little wear; interior has light damp staining to lower gutter; light pencil to few pages; illustrated; tight binding.
London: J.M. Dent & Co., 1905. 1905 Reprint. 16mo; xi, 310 pg; VG; bound in 3/4 dark blue leather on blue cloth; gilt lettering on the spine; gilt seal on front cover; gilt seams between the leather and cloth; top edge of text block gilt; boards have mild wear including some rubbing to the joints as well as the corners; cloth is beginning to lift on the top and bottom of the rear board; browning to the textblock; shelve front case.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1960. First Edition. 10mo; pp 284; VG-/G-; dark yellow spine with black and pink text; dust jacket exterior has moderate rubbing; some chipping to edges; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block exterior edges have light tone; deckled fore edge; interior clean; illustrated.
Bangkok: Aries Books, 1995. First. Octavo; vg/vg; dj, black spine with red and white text; HB, black spine with no text; ex libris, BOOKPLATE OF CASPAR WEINBERGER; INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, 1995, ffep; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; illus., maps; 256 pp.; else very good. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Moose: Homestead Publishing, 1997. First Edition. First Edition; Signed and inscribed by author; Octavo; VG-/VG; Hardcover w/ DJ and mylar cover; White spine with red text; DJ clean with general shelfwear and light scratching; Boards strong; Binding strong; Textblock has inscription and signature by author on half-title page, very faint yellow stain on back free endpaper; Text clean; pp 223.
New York: Warner Books, 1981. First Printing. 10mo; pp 263; VG-/G; ivory pictorial spine with red and black text; dust jacket shows modest toning to exterior edges; slightly curled edges; previous bookshop's sticker to front flap; cloth has mild shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block edges have light tone; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
London: George Routledge and Sons, 1854? Octavo; Poor/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards wrapped in protective plastic, tattering to spine ends and corners, spotting, shelfwear, torn front and rear hinges; Text block has taped hinges, block separated from cover, portions separated from text block, portions held in place only by binder’s string, stains to endpapers, surface tear to front flyleaf, owner label on front pastedown, stray pencil marks to inside front flyleaf, penciled notations to page xi; xi, 302 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
London: George Routledge & Co., 1857. First Illustrated Edition. Octavo, 296 pages, VG-; rebound; three-quarter-bound, navy blue spine/corners, light blue buckram boards; gilt lettering to five-paneled spine and gilt star motif to four compartments, gilt borders to boards: front board detached; spine age-toned black, gilt clear and bright; mild wear to text-block, gilt top, age-toning to fore- and bottom-edges; marbled endpapers, ex-libris bookplate to front paste-down; light age-toning/scattered foxing to interior, black text clear and legible; notations in pencil to page 296; original red cloth spine and cloth covers to boards bound-in to rear of volume; shelved Front Case.
New York: The New American Library of World Literature, Inc., 1963. First printing. 16mo; G+ condition paperback; Red spine with yellow text; Covers are lightly age toned with minor rubbing and wear on exterior or edges; Text block has slight writing on first page and darkened somewhat due to age with otherwise unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 176. NOTE: Shelved in Ephemera box D, in Netdesk office.
New York and Boston: Books, Inc., Publishers, n.d. Octavo; pp 301; G/G; red, black and green pictorial spine with black and white text; dust jacket has modest rubbing to edges; few closed chips to edges; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has mild wear to corners; clean exterior; text block has light tone to exterior edges; previous owner's name and some writing to ffep; text pages clean;.
Boston: Boston: Little, Brown, And Company, 1899. Small Octavo; VG-/Hardcover; Blue spine with gilt text; Both volumes have heavy shelf wear to covers, fading, light marks and rubbing along surfaces, creasing and fraying at spine,bumping at corners; Binding cocked, previous owners inscription on front free end page and last page of Vol I, foxing within pages; Age toning and foxing to heavily deckled text block exteriors, text block clean; Vol I - 491 pp Vol II - 526 pp.
Boston: Little, Brown And Company, 1904. Small Octavo; VG-/Hardcover; Blue spine with gilt text; All volumes have heavy shelf wear to covers, fading, light marks and rubbing along surfaces, creasing and fraying at spine, bumping at corners; Binding slightly cocked, previous owners inscription on front free end page and toning along pages, foxing within pages; Age toning and foxing to heavily deckled text block exteriors, chipping at text block exterior, text block clean; Vol I - 658 pp Vol II - 688 pp Vol III - 680 pp Vol IV - 664 pp.
Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Co., 1873. Octavo; G-; Hardcover; Spine, grey with black print on gold banner; Boards in grey illustrated cloth, wear to corners and spine caps, small stain on front, light smudging/shelfwear, mildly cocked spine; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, tanning to endpapers, light foxing to plates and adjacent pages, spine break at p. 352, light age-toning to paper; 355 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
Philadelphia: Henry T. Coates & Co., 1880. 10mo; pp 285; G/no-DJ; bluish green spine with gilt text; red and gilt illustration to front board; cloth shows slight shelf wear to exterior; rubbing to corners; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; minor crack to rear endpaper at gutter; frontispiece; interior clean;.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1942. First Edition. Octavo, 284 pages, VG-/Fair; Spine is faded green and orange with white and black lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut '$2.50', has severe damage along the top and bottom edges, with heavy chipping and several open tears at the top of the spine and on the fore edge corners, has a large chunk missing out of the spine, with a tear that extends through the front cover, has heavy discoloration throughout; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges; pages have minor age toning and have dust build up along the top edge; shelved case 6.
Paris: Aubert et Cie. Quartos, unpaginated; Good condition; Worn light brown quarter-bound leather spine with black and gold indented bands and gilded text, significant wear to spine head, foot and hinges, significant rubbing to green cloth board edges, heavy bumping to corners, slight wear to boards, scratching to textblock edges; foxing and age-toning to pages, heavy in some portions and light in others, previous owner name written neatly on title page of both volumes, all plates by Honoré Daumier present (Volume I: 50 plates, Volume II: 51 plates); Volume I  Volume II .
New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1855. 12mo; pp 168; G-/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; gilt decorations to spine; blind-stamped borders to boards; cloth shows moderate rubbing to corners; some soiling to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior shows some foxing; frontispiece with some staining and offset to facing page; slight cracking to front gutter.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1927. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/G+; Spine is faded scene of mountains and part of a train, black text, material loss to head and tail of spine; DJ has material loss to corners, some creases and small tears around edges, Brodart cover; Boards have general edge wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, label on front free-end paper from previous owner, small amount of tape on front hinge, age-toning, content is clear; pp 246.
New York: Ferris Printing Company, 1933. Octavo; G+/G+; Hardcover; Brown spine with blue text; Dust jacket is severely age-toned with smudges, open and closed tears to corners and edges; Boards have bumping to the corners and edges and rubbing to the spine and edges but are strong; Text block is tanned to paste downs, end papers and edges otherwise clean; 1220p.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1909. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; green and gold spine with gold text; ornately embellished cover has some rubbing and age toning, spine is cocked; textblock has spotting on pastedowns and endpapers, small tear at hinge of front pastedown, very minor spotting on frontispiece page and title page, otherwise clean; pp 286; reprinted from 1901 first illustrated edition.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1969. First American Edition. Octavo, 553 pages; VG-; bound in full green cloth, spine has faded gilt lettering and colored tooling, front cover has colored tooling; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has minor bumping on the fore edge corners, has minor discoloration on the spine; pages have faded purple coloring along the top edge, have minor age toning, have top corners of the first two pages cut (see photo); signed on the title page by Amado; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
New York: Ives Washburn, Inc., 1953. First Edition. 12mo; VG-/G; pp 190; red/black pictorial spine with ivory text; first edtion; dust jacket has slight tone to exterior; few closed chips to edges; mild light tone to flaps; mylar wrap; cloth shows minimal wear; mild bump to front tail edge; light edge wear otherwise; strong boards; text block edges have only light tone; interior clean; tight binding.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1970 . First USA Edition. 8vo., 253 pp., VG-/VG-; DJ, pink spine and front cover with green lettering; rubbing/closed tears to edges of DJ, particularly head of spine, mild wear to covers; price uncut "$5.95" to top right-hand corner of front flap, Harcourt logo to bottom of front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, spine white cloth with black and green lettering, green paper boards; very mild foxing towards head of spine, bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine; mild rubbing to edges, dent to middle of top-edge of front board; boards somewhat shaken, no shelf lean, binding sturdy, slight cocking to boards; staining/foxing to text-block; "First American edition 1970" stated to copyright page; INSCRIBED by Amis to title page; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
London: Travelman Publishing, n. d. Pamphlets [3x8]; VG/paperback; multicolored spines without text; pocket-sized collection of classic and modern fictional stories in several categories, includes catalog of selections; authors include Edgar Allan Poe, A.E. Coppard, Robert Louis Stevenson, Dorothy Parker, etc; 25 volumes of foldout pamphlets housed in green box with black banded head and tail edges; box has clean, intact boards; exteriors show minor wear; text blocks have clean interiors.
New York: Hurst & Company, Publishers, n.d. 10mo; pp 377; G/fair; tan pictorial spine with navy text; dust jacket exterior has some soiling to exterior; several chips to edges; minor ink to front flap; blue cloth has slight wear to exterior; red, blue and gilt illustrations to front; gilt lettering and borders to front; mildly rubbed edges; strong boards; text block exterior edges have slight toning; full color frontispiece; mild cracking to front hinge; interior clean.