Jerusalem, Israel: Ariel Publsihing House / The Kibbutz Movement, c. 1980. Israeli Printing. thin Qto. VG+/ - no DJ. ivory wraps spine with Hebrew titling in small brown lettering. jacket front partially illustrated beneath English language titling and softcover rear is similarly illustrated but in Hebrew. barely skimmed, this copy lists and includes more than 100 titled drawings, plans, layouts, maps and more. clear within textblock, edges slim and corners of sheets and covers neat. approx. 128 pp.
London: Macmillan and Co. 1867. First Edition. Octavo, 596pp.; VG; spine black with eight pairs of horizontal gilt lines, writing in gilt, spine has slight cracking, top and bottom fraying; top corners of cover frayed; text block faded red; text clear; minor shelfwear; maps and plates present and in excellent condition; has the printing error denoting the first edition, the Coor is on 213 not page 225 as stated in the list of illustrations; shelved case 9.
San Francisco: Yolla Bolly Press, Sierra Club Books, 1985. First Edition (Stated). Folio hardcover with dustjacket. VG+/VG+. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the front endpaper to historian Daniel Boorstin. Interior clean, binding strong, minor shelfwear, dustjacket now in protective plastic sleeve. 210 pp. 0871568454. [Black text on white spine. Above geography.].
Italy: Monumenta Bergomensia LXX, 2000. First Edition. Folio; VG/VG; Hardcase spine natural map picture w/ maroon and black text, boards strong, slight wear; dustjacket spine natural map picture w/maroon & black text; boards strong; binding good; minimal wear of pages otherwise very good. 543pp. Oversize/overweight: may require additional postage for expedited/international orders.
Beijing: China Cartographic Publishing House, 2001. Third. Third edition, third printing; large octavo; VG/G+; dark green and blue photograph spine with red text; dustjacket has some edgewear and fraying, one small, 0.5 cm hole in material in bottom left corner of back cover, some scuffing and creasing; boards are strong and clean; textblock is clean; 107pp.
London: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co. n.d. [1880s]. 4tos.; 384 pp., each volume; VG-/no dust jacket; brown cloth-covered spines and boards with dark brown endpapers; gilt lettering to spine and front board with illustrations in black; bumping, chipping, and fraying to head and tail of spines; rubbing to back board of Vol. 5; dark-colored top of text-block (faded); age-toning to fore-edge of text-block; light scratching to bottom edge of text-block, Vols. 1 and 3; interiors clean, age-toning throughout; staining to middle of fore-edge of text-block, Vol. 4; shelfwear to endpapers, including slight tear to back free endpaper, Vol. 3; shelved Aisle D above overflow case between China and Japan.
Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 1993. US Printing. thick 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. wide solid red wrappers; white title, black authors and black publisher in left justified stacked segments. softcovers, superficial wear and light impressions. a touch thumbed. interior unmarked. some figures, else a series of parts : Part 1 : Introduction, Part 2 : General Sources, Part 3 : North America, Part 4 : Canada, Part 5 : United States and Part 6 : Indexes. light pencilling, as is. very clear 741 pp. with rear section : Geography Research Papers. ISBN# 0226115690.
Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1998. Third Edition, Revised & Enlarged by Louis De Vorsey, Jr. half-folio. F-/VG+. light gray and color highlighted map, roughly enlarged southeast US, with lengthy black titleblock with expansive white uppercase main title, left justified white author and gray publisher aligned beneath. enlarged titling repeats on jacket front. negligible edgewear. tan clothbound HB, wtih lengthy black label, large gilt-stamped titling. dark red clay fep/.ffep. 124 illustrations, including a gallery of 24 color reproductions of maps from the Cumming Collection. thick sturdy panels, textblock ivory, white stock for numbered and titled maps. 362 pp. ISBN# 0807823716.
Amsterdam: Chez George Gallet, 1703. First Illustrated French Edition. folio, , 556 pages, ; VG; 3/4 bound with brown leather spine, black leather label with gilt lettering, marbled boards; newly repaired, with new spine, previous marbled boards preserved; rubbing and shelfwear to boards, edges worn; mild foxing throughout; half-title and engraved frontispiece; small pen writing in upper fore corner of title page; complete collation, A4-Z4, Aa4-Zz4, Aaa4-Zzz4, Aaaa4; with 16 folding plates, 16 single plates, 39 black and white plates embedded within text, and 3 color plates embedded within text; plate 1 is folded in such a way that it slightly sticks out the fore edge, and as such the vertical crease is torn along the lower half; full title continues: et de quelques autres adjacentes ; dont les principales sont Chypre, Rhodes, Candie, Samos, Chio, Negrepont, Lemnos, Paros, Delos, Patmos, avec un grand nombre d'autres. Comprenant leurs noms, leur situation, leurs villes, leurs châteaux, l'histoire tant ancienne que moderne de leurs habitants ; leur gouvernement, les révolutions qui y sont arrivés, les plantes, animaux, &c. qui s'y trouvent.; shelved case 4.
London: Printed and are to be sold by W. Taylor, 1721. Second Edition. 4to., 797pp.,  tables and index; VG; bound in polished calf, paneled spine with gilt tooling, label with gilt lettering, mostly worn off; joints weak, some scratches to boards, general rubbing and wear; two bookplates on front pastedown, one from Henry Duke of Kent, 1733, the other Thomas Philip, Earl de Grey, Wrest Park; some scattered ink splatter on page 351 that bleeds through onto 353, text legible; folding plates on pages 1, 215, 476 present and in excellent condition; Numerous mispagination, including p. 447-472 omitted; consignment; shelved case 4.
Los Angeles, CA: University of California Press, 1969. US Printing. 8vo. VG/G+. wide panoramic illustration in color illlustrates the DJ rear, spine and jacket front with thick off white glossy footer extending panel-wide. severely abraded tip, some chipped away, close to large closed tears and black titling followed by uppercase black author upon mulitcolor illustration and blue publisher in italics on ivory tail end. front and rear jacket panel have large closed tears, slim but age-toned inner flaps. plum clothbound HB, gilt-stamped titling, pushed in ends and lightly worn corners. gold medallion stamped into front panel. salmon and brown matching illustrated endsheets. clear text interior, many numbered b/w images as figures within the chapters. thick sturdy boards. purple tinted head-edge. 235 pp.
Toronto, CANADA: University of Toronto Press, 1978. Canadian Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. plain ivory, a bit darkened from exposure with medium black titling down spine. flipped through enough to make fine line reading crease, else edgewear to panel sides is less prominent. tables, figures, characters are numbered within the chapters. toned and gently used copy. 230 pp. ISBN# 0802033571.
London: J. Newberry, 1758. First Edition. 16mo; G+; Contemporary binding with red label on spine with gilt; Front board is separating, still attached; general scuffing to edges, boards; Corners bumped, bent; Small pen marking on ffep; Toning to pages; Maps clear, undamaged; Small [1/2 inch] tear to index page; Frontispiece, engraved title page, preface leaf, B & W maps, index leaf; NOTES: maps are not tinted, all black and white. Book does not have Africa error or printed correction on index (second issue); SS Consignment. Shelved in Case 3.
Lugduni Batavorum [Leiden]: Ex Officina Elseviriana, 1632. First Elzevier Edition. 24mo., 422pp., 6pp index; VG; in contemporary vellum boards, spine has faint lettering in two lines at head; light wear to edges of boards, some slight soiling, vellum folded over at edges of boards; small amount of writing on front pastedown, ffep; binding tight; engraved title page, which includes an aerial view of Constantinople; underlining on pages 16/17; Petrus Gyllius (1490-1555) was a French natural scientist, topographer and translator. The original work was published posthumously in Lyon 1561; shelved case 3.
Philadelphia: Johnson & Warner, 1809. First edition. octavos in dark brown leather; six-band spine with gold gilt; condition: Good; boards show moderate shelf wear; corners slightly bumped and frayed; binding strong; inscriptions on end pages of vol. 1; paper heavily foxed and stained with offsetting on most pages, but not detrimental to text; text in tight print; pp. 556 and 496; contains folded maps of all areas described; please contact us for shipping costs; SH consignment; shelved in Case # 9.
Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 2005. Second Edition. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Blue spine with lighter blue and white text: Covers have general shelfwear, scuff marks, slight fraying to corners, sticker residue on front, binding tight: Textblock exterior has some smudges, pages clean and unmarked: Second Edition: 339 pp.
New York: American Geographical Society, 1930. Second, revised. Octavo; vg/wraps/box; grey spine with no text; slipcase, grey cloth spine with gilt lettering on black; sunned; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; two folding maps, toning starts; front panel and edges, foxing starts; slipcase, some soiling and flaking; else very good; ---ISBN none.
Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press, 1981. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Green spine with white and brown lettering; Jacket has some rubbing and wear at the edges, one small tear at the upper spine in front; Boards and binding are strong, some bumping at the corners; A few small spots of foxing on the outer edge of the text block, previous owners name inked on front free end paper, text block is otherwise clean; 238 pages.
Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2006. US Printing. small Qto. VG/ - no DJ. black glossy wraps spine has purple, orange and white titles. glossy, smooth adjacent softcovers with background map graphics and lettering in similar shades of purple, orange and black. includes CD-ROM in protective sleeve affixed inside rear cover. no marks, writing to interior or exterior, edges smooth and clear. volume in super shape overall. 588 pp. ISBN# 0471792292.
Philadelphia: The American Philosophical Society, 1971. Quarto: G+/no-DJ wraps: Book is hand bound, covers show fading towards the spine, slight tear on bottom corner, some fraying of the edges: Textblock is darkened with age but free of markings, folds and tears, slightly bent due to flexibility of covers/binding: 65 pp.
Moscow: Ogiz, 1947. Second Edition. Tall octavo; 437pp; VG/none; bound in faded cloth spine and illustrated paper-covered boards; minor edge-wear and soiling. A reprint of the edition originally published in St. Petersburg in 1905 with both parts published here together. Illustrated with photographs and folding maps.
New York: Arno Press, 1969 . Facsimile reprints [including maps]. VOLS. 1-7: 8vos., VG/no DJs; HCs, green cloth boards with gold lettering to spines and front boards; bumping to head and tail of spines, particularly to tail of Vol. 1; mild shelfwear to text-blocks, e.g., age-toning to top edges of text-blocks; frontispieces; VOL. 8: pamphlet with all 54 maps (facsimile reprints) housed in green cloth-covered clam-shell case (moderate shelfwear to case); pamphlet and maps in VG+ condition; second printing of De Voto's introduction [orig. 1953]; shelved above Literary Criticism/Hardcover Fiction.
London, Great Britain: Bell & Hyman Limited, 1979. Revised Edition. Qto. VG/VG. lightly sunned DJ spine, dark pink with bright yellow script between white authors and publishers. edgewear is light along perimeter, else minimal panel damage. glossy white inner flap, price-clipped. burgundy clothbound HB, stamped with titling in silver. textblock includes collated sections on semi-gloss white stock sections following p. 48, p. 64 and page 80. followed by a list of more than 2000 cartographers. neat and complete, well bound volume. 256 pp. ISBN# 071351146X.
Boston: Wells And Lilly, 1824. First Edition Thus. Ocatavos; G/No jacket hardcover; Brown black and red leather spines with gilt lettering; 8 Volumes, bound in brown leather; All volumes have significant wear at the edges and corners, spines are creased and rubbed, some fraying at the corners and light bending to the boards; Bindings are sturdy; Text blocks are greatly age darkened, some foxing throughout the texts, some spots of liquid staining to the texts, no marking to the texts; 8 Volume Set. shelved above political science.
London, Melbourne and Toronto: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1982. Quarto, 314 pages. Hard cover with dust jacket. Very good. Inscribed by former owner on the half-title page. Tight binding. Text is clean and unmarked. Neat and clean boards. Light shelf wear to dust jacket; still very good and wrapped in protective brodart. red spine with text in yellow and blue. Shelve in Geography.
Philadelphia: S. Augustus Mitchell, 1846. Octavo; good-/none; dark green leather spine with gilt lettering and rulings; half-bound with red and green marbled boards; bumped at corners; ex libris, signature and name stamp; edge wear and abraded along top and bottom, separation of leather along hinge at front board; text block, mild toning; foxing throughout;early pages, water spots; 308 pp.; Appendix, Accurate synopsis of the Sixth Census of he United States, 1845; 212 pp.; ---Book's subtitle is AN INDEX OF THE VARIOUS COUNTIES, DISTRICTS, PARISHES, TOWNSHIPS, TOWNS, &C., AND AN INDEX OF THE RIVERS; TOGETHER WITH A GEOGRAPHICAL DESCRIPTION OF EVERY STATE AND TERRITORY IN THE UNION; ALSO AN ACCURATE SYNOPSIS OF THE POPULATION IN THE YEAR 1840, ACCORDING TO THE SIXTH CENSUS, ALPHABETICALLY ARRANGED; IN ADDITION TO WHICH THERE ARE A VARIETY OF STATISTICAL AGGREGATES, ACCOUNTS OF ALL RAIL ROADS AND CANALS, COLLEGES, &C., ANS A SYNOPSIS OF THE NEW POSTAGE LAW.
Chicago, Illinois: The Unversity of Chicago Press, 2008. Reprint. 8vo. VG+/VG+. black, white and black textboxes in a row down spine, with white, gray and black lettering, each contrasting to highlight the volume titles. front panel is colorful with aerial color photography of land and coastal waterways. HB cloth spine is a weak teal shades with silver imprinted lettering and rest is a solid gray boards. blue endpapers lined inside covers, gently ribbed swirls on a solid stock weight. fep and ffep. includes coastal mapping and the environment. many black numbered figures. 228 pp. ISBN # 9780226534039.
London: Bernard Quaritch Ltd, 1935. Octavo, 222pp; 170pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG-/VG- condition. Bumping and shelf-wear. Dust jacket is encased in a protective mylar covering. Edge-wear to dust jacket, including light chipping, rubbing and age-toning. Green clothbound boards are clean. Head-edge gilt. Minimal, faint foxing to rear text of volume two. Spines gently cocked. Binding is sturdy. Volume two contains numerous fold-out maps. Shelve: Shelved above classics. Spines are beige with black text at head.
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1888. Ex-libris (personal library); Quarto; VG/no-DJ; spine beige (looks like canvas), no lettering, darker toward the center; boards strong, clean, very slightly warped, corners worn inward, some wear on spine head and tail, minimal other edgewear; textblock clean, bottom corner of ToC folded, ex-libris bookplate on front pastedown, minor stain at bottom of front free end paper, some creasing on back free end paper, free of highlighting/underlining, contains many b/w illustrations and color maps. pagination not followed to end.
Erfurt: Verlag der Muellerschen Buchhandlung, 1836. na. folio.VG-. half-leather w/ marbled boards. brown leather spine w/ blue field containing title in gold. hinges have small splits to head and tail of spine. boards are worn and curled at corners. shelfworn. staining to rear pages of book. this book contains beautiful maps.
New York, N.Y. William Morrow and Company, 1963. First. First Edition; CCCN 63-12630; Octavo; VG/VG; DJ has a few tears under 1/4" on edges and normal handling wear; Boards are Very Strong; old price sticker has transfer d color from inside the front flap to the front paste down and front free end paper; Text Block very clean and tight; pp.208.