Warszawa (Warsaw): Polonia, 1961. 1961 Abridged Edition. Octavo, 159 pages; G; softcover; spine unmarked black; mild shelf wear and soiling; ex-library, with usual marks; corners bumped; mild wear to crown and tail of spine; library inscription at half title page; previous owner's name stamped at title page; spine splitting at gutters of pages 65 and 81; contains black and white photos; all text in English, French, and German; pages clean; shelved below Front Counter.
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Vienne: De L'imprimerie Imperiale et Royale, 1815. First Edition. Small Quarto, , 334,  pages; VG; bound in 3/4 leather, green label with gilt titling, tree calf patterned paper boards; pattered endpapers; small bookplate to front pastedown; mild scattered foxing; wide margins; minor archival repair to fore edge of page 1; mild rubbing and wear to boards; With a Preamble, 121 Articles, and 18 Annexes; with errata in rear; text in French; shelved case 9.
Paris: Distribue par Discina. Quarto; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print on a black ground; Boards in marbled blue paper and blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight shelfwear; Text block has slight spotting to endpapers, vendor label on front pastedown; Appears to be a bound compilation of a paperback of scenario and illustrations from the film, a program from a 1944 “Soiree de gala” presentation of the film, and two tickets to that presentation (one with name in blue pencil written on it); unpaged, chiefly illustrations (b&w).
Paris: Imprime Chez Arte, 1968. Magazine [13x17]; pp 22; Fair/paperback; red covers with black and white text to front; pictorial covers; moderate sunning to exterior; some chipping to edges; missing rear tail fore edge; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; profusely illustrated; French text; arts - French 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. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, on shelf above 7's ephemera section.
Paris: D. Pierres and Pissot, 1783. First French Edition. Octavo, , 540 pages; VG-; Bound in contemporary mottled sheep with morocco label and gilt ornamentation to spine; Boards show light plus bumping to corners, light plus wear to joints and head/tail of spine, and light shelf wear overall; Textblock has very light foxing to edges.; shelved case 7.
Seuil, 1982. Nouvelle version. Octavo; Nouvelle version; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with yellow print; DJ in mylar, has edgewear, crease along spine, else clean and bright; Boards in blue cloth, slight bump to front top fore corner, slight blemish on front, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Text in French; 1022 pages, illustrated (b&w and 2-color illustrations, folded color map adhered to rear pastedown).
Paris: Demoraine et Compagnie, 1824. First Edition. 32mo., 128 pages; VG-; bound in publisher's red long-grained morocco, smooth spine with gilt tooling, no title, fillet and dentelle border on covers; dull gilt to all edges; rear two gatherings uncut; gutters loosely attached; text in French; Illustrated with 3 maps bound in front, "Plan de Paris et de ses Faubourgs", "La France et les Etats voisins", and "l'Europe divisées en ses principales parties", some mild wear to maps, two tears along folds; SP consignment; shelved case 3.
Paris: Galerie Georges Petit, 1884. Quarto; Fair- Hardcover; Brown Leather spine with Gold text; Boards fully bound in brown leather, shaken, Moderate edgewear, some shelfwear, open tears along spine edges, bumping and heavy rubbing to corners, scratch on front cover; Textblock has first two pages mostly detached from textblock, rear endpaper fully detached from textblock, foxing throughout, warping to textblock, writing in pencil on some forward pages; 157 pp (146 plates); Text in French. SEE ALL FIVE IMAGES FOR DETAILS. 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. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
Leipzig: Bernard Tauchnitz, 1868-1880. 18mo; 5 volumes; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spines, brown with gold print; Boards quarter bound with brown leather to spines and corners, marbled paper to boards, wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear to paper, light scuffing to leather; Textblocks have red-speckled edges, owner label on front pastedown, stains from leather edges on endpapers; CONTENTS [note: series "No." taken from Complete catalogue of the Tauchnitz Edition of British and American authors, Leipzig, 1905): Friends in Council : a series of readings and discourse thereon : in two volumes. Vol. I [No. 1303] / Sir Arthur Helps. (1873; cracked front hinge, foxing throughout; 263 pages) — A Cruise Upon Wheels : the chronicle of some autumn wanderings among the deserted post-roads of France : in two volumes. Vol. II [No. 1447] / Charles Allston Collins. (1874; surface tear to paper on rear; foxing to endpapers, age-toning to paper; 288 pages) — Two French Marriages : in two volumes. Vol. I (Collection of British Authors, vol. 991) [No. 991] / Mrs. C. Jenkin. (1868; penciled name on front flyleaf, foxing throughout; 299 pages) — A Poetry-Book of Songs and Sonnets, Odes and Idylls. Second Series, From the End of the Eighteenth Century to the Present Time [No. 1751] / Amelia B. Edwards [editor] (1878; foxing to endpapers, age-toning to paper; “A Poetry Book II”— spine; x, 334 pages) — Mrs. Denys of Cote : in two volumes. Vol. II [No. 1904] / Holme Lee (1880; foxing to endpapers, age-toning to paper; 296 pages).
London: Rodwell and Martin, 1822. First edition. Thick quarto in burgundy leather with gold gilt; six-band spine with heavy gilt; VG; moderate shelf wear on boards, mostly around spine and edges; gilt edges; paper sunned with light, occasional foxing or offsetting; text in French; contains an engraving on each page with descriptive paragraphs; please contact us for shipping costs; SD consignment.
[Paris]: 1771. Octavo; VG; bound in period 3/4 morocco, marbled boards, gilt titling to spine, bookplate to front pastedown; ownership in ink to ffep; Contain Issues No. 26-43, Du Lundi 1 Avril 1771-Du Vendredi 31 Mai 1771; pages 101-176; pages 105-108 have a large chunk missing from the upper fore corner; shelved case 9.
Valbor-Strasbourg: [Annuaire de la Societe d'Histoire et d'Archeologie du Ried-Nord], 1990. Thick Octavo; pp 639; G/no-DJ; white spine with black text; boards show slight soiling to exterior; minor edge wear; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior; interior clean; illustrated; English and French texts.
Gettysburg, PA: James Magee, printer, 1802. Rare Gettysburg imprint. 16mo; good+/none; full brown leather with gilt title and panel rulings; new endpapers; ex libris, signature, title-page; all corners and edges, chipping, wear, and some abrasions; text block, clean with foxing, spot staining; and light general age-toning; 272 pp.; small dog-ears with text loss on final pages, 271-272, missing head-edge; spine and boards, creases and scars; else very good; ---CONSIGNMENT. Shelved Case #3.
Milano: Biblioteca di via Senato Edizioni, 2004. Quarto; pp 142; VG-/paperback; red spine with white text; covers show slight soiling to exterior; light sunning to exterior; faux flaps; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; arts - Italian; Italian text 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.
Hatchette et Cie. 1901. First Edition. Quarto, 436 pages; G+; contemporary full red leather binding; spine with gilt lettering and design; some shelf wear and soiling; corners bumped; wear to joints; some discoloring to spine; mild wear to crown and tail of spine; all edges gilt; binding shaken; age-toning and off-setting to prints; contains numerous black and white prints and illustrations; soiling at gutters of textblock; binding splitting at gutters in two places; all text in French; pages clean; 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. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to 7's Ephemera section.
Haute Provence: Robert Morel, 1967. First edition, Limited edition. Octavo; VG-; Hardcover; Spine, copper with black print on label; Boards in copper film with title label on spine and on front, in cellophane sleeve, spine title label unglued/loose, else clean and bright; Text block has tinted edges, clean and tight; Text in French; xxxii, 343 pages, illustrated (b&w).
n. p. n. publ. n. d. Small Booklet; pp 49; G/paperback; ivory spine without text; covers show some soiling to exterior, brown text to front with illustration; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; minor toning to some pages, otherwise clean; French/Creole text NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 4, in Netdesk office.
Belgium: Dupuis, 1977. Quarto, unpaginated; VG-; full contemporary white and pictorial paper binding; mild shelf wear and soiling; corners bumped; crown and tail of spine slightly bumped; binding slightly shaken; illustrated in black and white and full color; mild age-toning to textblock; pages clean; shelved Front Table.
Paris: Edme Martin and Sebastien Mabre-Cramoisy, 1668. Large Octavo; pp 795; Poor; dark brown spine with raised bands, gilt text; full leather binding; front board detached, as is; spine has chips; some chipping to edges; text block marbled; some inked text to endpapers; text in French; 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. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
Paris: Nicolas Le Clerc, 1715. 12mo; G-; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print on red banner, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, spine head torn away, wear to edges, bottom fore corners are bare and exposed, puncture to spine, cracking to leather on spine and hinges, shelfwear; Text block has red speckled edges, light amount of foxing throughout, else clean and tight; Text in French; 428 pages, 1 folded map. NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 14, in Netdesk office.
Paris: E. Plon et Cie, Imprimeurs-Editeurs, 1883. Octavo; VG-; 1/4 bound red spine with gilt text; volume 1 only; raised bands to spine; no jacket; marbled boards show slight scratches; slightly rubbed edges; minor chips to corner; small chip to front joint; straight boards; text block edges have slight foxing; marbled endpapers; frontispiece with tissue guard; interior clean; tight binding; pp 404; text in French.
Paris: Histoire et Collections, 1986. Quarto; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with red print; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, wear to spine caps, mild amount of smudging on rear; Text block clean and tight; Text in French; Each of the six issues is separately paged, illustrated (some color).
Caceres, Spain: Icomos, Editeur, 1968. Octavo; pp 100; G+/paperback; dark beige spine with green text; covers show slight wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name inside front cover; interior clean; French text Shelve in 15's Ephemera Box #7.
Paris: Gauthier -Villars et fils, 1892. Quarto; G+ condition hardcover; Text in French; Quarter leather binding with green spine and red label with gold text; Boards have severe rubbing and bumping to the corners and edges, rear board detached but present; front paste down has an inch square label with the name and address of the previous owner; Text block is age-toned with considerable foxing on limited pages; pages are also have minimally tanned otherwise volume is very legible; 112p. Please see all five photos for details. Book now kept in protective bag.. 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. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
Ochettaz: Editions Centre de droit Arabe et Musulman, 2016. Quarto; pp 463; VG-/paperback; brownish gray spine with white text; covers show little wear to exterior; intact panels; text block exterior edges have small smudge to exterior fore edge; interior clean; illustrated; text in French and Arabic.
Philadelphia: The University of Pennsylvania Press, 1992. Octavo; pp 749; VG-; burgundy/black spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; ex-library stamp to exterior head edge; light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; ex-library markings to title and copyright pages; ex-library stamp and pouch to pastedown; illustrated; interior clean.
Lyon: Jean-Marie Bruyset, 1766. Nouvelle édition, revue, corrigée & considérablement augmentée. Octavo; "Nouvelle édition, revue, corrigée & considérablement augmentée"; G; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, mild wear to spine caps and corners, light creasing to hinges, slight scuffing and shelfwear to leather on boards, else clean and strong; Text block has red tinted edges, owner embossed stamp and penciled edition notes on front endpapers, penciled note on rear pastedown, cracked hinges front and rear, light foxing and tanning to endpapers, occasional light foxing within, mild puckering to pages, binding tight; Text in French; xxxvi, 236 pages, illustrated (9 folded leaves of printed music). NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, on shelf above 7's Ephemera section.
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 ; Shelved on endcap between aisles 9 and 10.
New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1973. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has slight edgewear, mild smudging on spine and rear, light age-toning; Boards in black cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, light shelfwear on rear, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xii, 220 pages.
Lausanne and Paris: La Bibliotheque de Arts, 1976. Large Quarto; pp 415; G/G-; light green spine with black text; volume one only; dust jacket shows some sunning to exterior; few chips to head edge; mylar wrap has slight soiling; few chips to edges; cloth shows light sun fading to edges; exterior has light wear; some rubbing wear to corners; slightly cocked spine, as is; text block edges have slight foxing; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; text in French; arts - French; additional shipping may be added to items due to weight.
Paris: Chez Desaint & Saillant, Libraires, 1762. First Edition. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG-; bound in contemporary acid-washed calf, paneled gilt spine with two labels and gilt titling; moderate wear and rubbing to boards, cracking to hinges; text block edges red; marbled endpapers; This set is lacking the scarce third volume; ex-library, with labels to tail of spines, bookplates to front paste-downs, blind-stamp to title-pages, possible other markings; BS consignment; shelved case 3.
Stanford CA: Stanford University Press, 1981. Octavo; VG/VG-; blue spine with white text; dust jacket has slight exterior wear; minor dings to edges; mild vertical crease to rear flap; cloth exterior has light sun fading; straight boards; light edge wear; tight binding; textblock exterior edges show mild tone; interior good; illustrated with maps toward rear; pp 302 NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in wraparound bookcase next to 15's.
Londres [i.e. Paris?]: n.p., 1791. 18mo; Poor/Hardcover; quarter-bound with marbled paper on boards; considerable wear and rubbing to edges and corners of boards; lower edge of paper on both boards partially detached with open tears; spine completely absent; text block lightly age-toned with scattered foxing; scattered stains; faint damp staining and small patches of mildew to lower edge of text block; 174 pp.
Amsterdam [Paris]: Marc-Michel Rey, 1765. 12mo., viii, 206 pages; VG-; Perfect bound pamphlet, modern paper wrappers (heraldic design); Covers who some creasing along bottom edges, and light chipping to head/tail of spine; Textblock has light plus age-toning to untrimmed edges, light wear to fore-edge, and ink emendations in 18th century hand to tilepage (indicating authorship and proper place of publication). Background: First published in 1764, Argenson (an adviser to Louis XV, and friend to Montesquieu and Voltaire) may have written this scathing analysis of French society and government as early as the 1730s.
Paris: Furne, Jouvet et Cie, Editeurs, 1869. Octavo; pp 719; G- condition hardcover; dark green spine with gilt text; original publisher's cloth has some rubbing to exterior; raised bands to spine; gilt decorations to spine; blind stamped borders to panels; text block show all edges gilt; interior clean; previous owner's name to front endpaper; front board detached but present; some soiling to endpapers; frontispiece with tissue guard; illustrated; French text; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in the FS box #3.
Paris: Quadrige/Puf, 2007. 12mo; VG-/paperback; red spine with black text; covers have slight exterior wear; few creases to front fore edge; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; intact panels; text block exterior edges have minimal wear; slight defect to front hinge; slight underlining and margin notes inside; pp 214; text in French.
Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1972. Octavo; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with white print; DJ has light edgewear, rubbing/shelfwear, stain to rear bottom corner; Boards in grey cloth, slight warping but clean and strong; Text block has stain to rear pastedown, creased pages pp. [vi]-[x], else clean and tight; viii, 157 pages.