Germany & German Language
Cologne: Deutsche Forschungs-und Versuchsanstalt fur Luft-und Raumfahrt E.V., 1970. Quarto; VG-; softcover; blue-grey spine, navy blue lettering; covers have some bowing, some shelfwear, some edgewear, soiling and light creasing on front and back, minor rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, minor bumping on rear fore edge, spine slightly sun toned; text block age toned; written in German; xviii, 427pp.
haeusser-media/Verlag Hausser, 2001. Quarto; VG/no-DJ paperback; Yellow, blue & green spine with yellow text; German language; Covers have minimal shelf wear, some bumping to corners (see photos), slight creasing along spine, otherwise clean & sturdy; Text block has slight shelf wear from handling, otherwise clean; pp 624. Arts - German. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Bahrenfeld: Cigaretten-Bilderdienst Hamburg-Bahrenfeld, 1936. Quarto; VG-/G-; Black & white photo spine without text on vol. 1, vol. 2 is w/o dust jacket and is blue with black text; 2 volumes, only vol. 1 still has dust jacket; Dust jacket is covered with mylar, vol. 1 has 1 inch tear at head spine edge, 1.5 inch tear at tail edge on rear as well as other small fraying tears along edges, rubbed fore edges, and slight age toning inside and light smudges on exterior; Cloth of vol. 2 has rubbing at corners, slight spots and scratches at front head edge, and front panels is slightly splayed upward, but overall clean and intact; Cloth of vol. 1 has slightly bumped corners and front panel is bowed, but otherwise panels are clean and strong; Text block show lightly age toned exterior edges with slight foxing around edges of pages and tight binding; pp 127. German text. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Canton: Peter Kaufmann und Co., 1839. 18mo; G-/no-DJ; Light brown spine without text; Leather bound panels with metal clasp at fore edge but matching strap closure is missing, exterior has moderately rubbed & scratched surfaces and rubbing wear along edges most wear is on spine which also has some fine, vertical crease lines, but otherwise no defects; Text block has slight writing on pastedowns & end papers, also darkening on exterior edges with foxing on first & last few pages, interior text pages are moderately foxed throughout with small tear at front hinge near head edge and otherwise pages are intact; pp 320. German text.
Stuttgart: Calwer Verlag/Christliches Verlagshaus, 1993. Octavo: VG/no-DJ hardback: Navy blue spine with green square and white text inside square: Boards are strong and clean, light rubbing to edges, binding good: Textblock exterior has age toning, pages clean and unmarked: Text is entirely in GERMAN: 1706 pp.
Stuttgart: 2014. Octavo: VG+/no-DJ: Brown spine with black text: Boards are strong and clean with slight bumping of the corners and a small dent on the bottom of the spine, over all in very good shape: Textblock is clean and free from any signs of age, pages have no markings, highlighting, tears or folds: Text is entirely in German: 643 pp.
Hirschberg, Germany: Immanuel Krohns, 1793. First edition. 3 in. thick 10mo in brown ornate vellum; condition: G+; covers show substantial discoloration and soiling; original green and brown colors faded; some tearing along spine but binding strong; dusty edges; beautiful folded map on Hirschberg at front; paper discolored but not detrimental to reading; text in German Gothic in very tight print; shelved in Case # 6; YR consignment.
Berlin: G. Kolle. Oblong Quartos: Fair/no-DJ hardbacks: 1 red, 1 brown and 2 blue spines with no text: Boards all have general shelfwear, fraying to corners and heads and tails of spines, Volumes 1, 3 and 4 are nearly separated at spine with textblock, rubbing and some discoloration to boards, boards are clothe bound with black and gold decoration: Textblock exteriors are gilded, age toning to pages, pictures offset onto blank facing pages but still in good condition themselves: Text is entirely in GERMAN: Unpaginated.
Nuremburg DE: Zentralverlag der NSDAP, 1936. First. Reichs Party Day, the program for the annual Nazi party Nuremburg rally for 1936. Small 8vo, 168pp perfect-bound in wraps. Red paper front with title and decoration, blank red spine, advertisement on back. THIS COPY INCLUDES a used 2-mark ticket for a seat on the west side of the stadium for 10 September. Also a map of Nuremburg and environs, showing the parade routes and locations of other events.
Basel: Verlag Birkhauser, 1949. Quarto; Fair-/no-DJ; Beige spine with black text; Boards have shelf wear with cocked spine, torn & frayed spine, very sunned exterior and heavily rubbed edges; Text block is age toned, but pages are unmarked; Conditions are noted and are 'as is'; pp 199. German language. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Wien: Herausgegeben vom österreichischen bundesministerium für heereswesen und vom kriegsarchiv, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1936, 1938. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Light blue spine with black text; 11 volumes including 3 boxes of maps, boxes have tears at head edges toward rears of each; Cloths are covered with custom wrappers with mylar overlay and have sunned exteriors mostly on spines with minor wear along edges and rubbed corners, otherwise panels are strong and intact; Text blocks show some wear on exterior edges due to age and handling with vol. 2 having cracking along binding between front pastedown and end paper, also Register - Band has cracking between pastedowns and endpapers along binding and detached ffep, as well as writings from mid-text towards rear; pp 5745. German text. Shelved in horseshoe next to front desk.
Budapest: Corvina, 1958. Quarto; VG/G+; Green and brown (age toned) spine with black text; Dust jacket is age toned with moderate edge wear, plastic jacket cover; Some foxing across boards, boards and joints are sturdy; Previous owner's name penciled on front end-paper, foxing on head edge of text block, interior clean and undamaged; German langauge.
Basel, Paris, London & New York: Barenreiter Kassel, 1963. Thin Quarto; G-/no-DJ paperback; Tan spine with black text; Covers have moderately sunned and wear on exterior with large dark stain toward lower half of front, light marks & scratches also on exterior, but overall intact; Text block is slightly age toned but pages are clean of marks; Previous owner's name on ffep; pp 82. German language.
Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft, 1962. Text in German; 12mo; VG/no-DJ; Boards straight and strong with light corner wear, top right corner of front board lightly bumped, back board has small price sticker near bottom, pastedowns have some very faint foxing, binding strong; Textblock: edges and end papers have some faint foxing, front end paper has name in blue ink in upper right, text has some margin notes and marks in pencil, interior otherwise clean; 74 pp.
Wien: Osterreichische Akademie Der Wissenschaften, 1965. Quarto; VG-/Wraps; Tan spine with no text; Moderate shelf wear and age to covers, minor creases and marks on surface, otherwise clean; Staining and foxing along several rear and free end pages, previous owner's minor pen note on title page, light pencil note on end page; Light foxing to text block exterior, text block clean, in German language; 53 pp.
Hamburg: Heinrich Bauer, 1963. first edition. tall large folio in light blue cloth with orange and white DJ; VG/VG-; spine orange with ivory and black letters; DJ shows some wear and tear from shelving; strong binding; external edges foxed; paper clean; some cartoons in color; pp. 223; this book is in GERMAN.
Lancaster: Johann Bar, 1846. 18mo; G+/no-DJ; Light brown spine without discernible text; Leather bound panels with two leather strap closures at fore edges to be secured with metal hinge clasps, exterior has moderately rubbed & sunned surfaces and rubbing wear along edges most wear is on spine which also has some fine, vertical crease lines, but otherwise no defects; Text block has slight pencil on ffep with 2.5 inch vertical open tear at fore edge of first end paper, as well as showing darkening on exterior edges with foxing on first & last few pages, interior text pages are moderately foxed throughout with good, tight binding; pp 812. German text.
Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, 1938. Second Edition. 12mo., 270 pages; VG; flexible red boards with gilt text on front and spine; text block marbled; 28 maps, 28 plans, 14 coats of arms; attached ribbon bookmark; mild bumping to spine and covers; bookplate to front pastedown; text in German; shelved case 9.
New York: Philosophical Library. Octavo; G/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, grey with black print; DJ in mylar, has tears across top and bottom edges especially at spine caps and flap folds, portion of top edge torn away, spotting/smudging/shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, bumped top outer corners and bottom edges, some spotting, wear to spine caps; Textblock has red-tinted top edge, mild tanning to endpapers, clean interior; vi, 122 pages.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1933. First US Edition. Octavo in orange boards with dust jacket. (VG/VG) minor shelf wear, light bumping to head and tail of spine. Binding strong, text clean, text block slightly sun faded. Dust jacket now encased in a protective mylar covering. Some discoloration from tape on back end papers. 312 pages. [DJ spine has orange and gold spine with B&W photo and black text. SHELVED: Rockville, Copier room shelf INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR: from Alonzo, Lara & Jean. and to To Lucy, my real life Helene. Vicki B.
Darmstadt: Wehr und Wissen Verlagsgesellschaft Mbh, 1969. Quarto; VG-/G+; magenta grey and black spine, white lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, closed tears on head and tail edges, rubbing on fore corners and spine tail edge, chipping on spine head edge, closed tear on spine, closed tear on rear fore edge, rubbing on fore edges, small closed tear on front interior flap; boards strong, some edgewear, minor bumping on head and tail edges, interior age toned, light foxing on interior edges; text block age toned, occasional small closed tears and indents on fore edge; written in German; episode 4 only; 224pp.
Darmstadt: Wehr und Wissen Verlagsgesellschaft Mbh, 1970. Quarto; VG-/G+; green and light blue spine, white lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, closed tears on front head edge, open tears on head fore corners and front tail fore corner, rubbing and closed tear on rear tail fore corner, chipping on spine edges; boards strong, minor rubbing and significant bumping on fore corners and spine edges, interior age toned around edges; text block age toned; written in German; episode 5 only; 232pp.
Darmstadt: Wehr und Wissen Verlagsgesellschaft Mbh, 1971. Quarto; VG-/G+; brown and teal spine, white lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, closed tears on front head edge and rear tail edge, closed tear on front head fore corner, closed and open tear on front tail fore corner, rubbing on rear fore corners, some chipping on spine edges; boards strong, rubbing and bumping on spine edges and fore corners, tearing on front pastedown, interior slightly age toned; text block age toned; written in German; episode 6 only; 220pp.
Darmstadt: Wehr und Wissen Verlagsgesellschaft Mbh, 1973. Quarto; VG/G+; blue and yellow-green spine, white lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, closed tears on front head edge and rear tail edge, open tears on rear head edge, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, folding on interior flaps; board strong, bumping and minor rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, erased penciling on front pastedown and front endpaper; text block age toned; written in German; episode 7 only; 211pp.
Darmstadt: Wehr und Wissen Verlagsgesellschaft Mbh, 1975. Quarto; VG-/G+; red spine, white lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, open tear on front head edge, closed tear on front tail edge, small open tears on fore corners, chipping on spine edges, small closed tear on front fore edge, bending of interior flaps; board strong, minor rubbing and bumping on spine edges and tail fore corners, minor rubbing on head fore corners, minor bumping on head and tail edges, interior slightly age toned; text block age toned, ink bleeding through on title page, occasional folding, light marking on page 161; written in German; episode 9 only; 208pp.
Saarbrucken: Bernd Kuster/Ellert &Richter Verlag. Quarto; VG/ VG Hardcover; Moderate shelf wear to covers, slight fraying along edges and corners; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid; Text block clean, in German language, vivid illustrations in color and black & white Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
Berlin and Leipzig: Verlag von Walter de Gruyter & Co., 1928. Small Quarto; Fair/no-DJ; Tan spine with gray text; Cloth has slightly age toned exterior with light foxing toward fore edges, slightly cocked spine, fraying spine head edge & fore corners, and tear at spine tail edge; Text block shows slightly darkened exterior edges, light foxing on first & last few pages, previous owner's book plate on ffep, and cracking at binding at pp 100, as well as several pages of photograph plates toward rear; 25 text pp and 64 plates; German text. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Frauenfeld und Leipzig: Verlag Huber & Co Aktiengesellschaft, 1937. Octavo. VG/Good DJ. Age-toned brown spine with black text/title; dustjacket is age-toned but mostly clean with some light scratches with mild to moderate edgewear (multiple scattered creases and chipped edges); dj has a protective mylar covering; In German; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; foxing on the fore-edge; textblock is clean. Pp. 378.
Frankfurt, Germany: Berlag von Carl Berhard Lizius, 1849. Second Edition. Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Brown spine with black text, blue binding shows through the cracks; Boards strong, generally clean, with considerable shelfwear and edgewear, Quarter-bound covers marbled, unevenly worn in patches, some worn down through decorative layers of board, some only surface abrasions, corners bumped, rubbing at corners, boards edgeworn, paper binding split along the edges of the spine, what remains of the paper binding on the spine is cracked and chipped in numerous places including a long vertical crack running the length of the spine essentially splitting the book title down the middle, blue binding materials are exposed where the paper binding has worn away, fore edges of boards darkened, and there is a dark circular stain at the tail edge of the back cover; Textblock age-toned, evidence of water damage prevalent throughout text including an overwhelming musty odor, for the first 50 pages the tail edge corners of heavier paper stock display dark stains - the stains are fainter on the lighter paper stock, pages are stiff and difficult to turn, names of previous owners inscribed on front free-end paper, text heavily marked in red ink, light foxing throughout, spine cocked, signatures loose, evidence of speckling along top and tail edges, possibility that all edges were originally marbled, but current condition of book makes it difficult to confirm, AES; pp 372. "As-Is"
London: A.Zwemmer, 1931. Large Octavo; G/no-DJ; Dark red spine with gold text; German language; Boards have slightly sunned & lightly smudged exterior panels with rubbing on spine and at corners and edges, but panels are sturdy; Text block shows darkening on exterior edges with interior pages clean of marks; pp 425. Arts - Renaissance. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Basingstoke, England: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004. First Edition, First Printing [ST ANTONY'S SERIES]. Octavo, 224 pages, VG/VG; DJ, tan and gray colorblocked spine, black lettering to spine: mild overall wear to DJ, covers protected by mylar; black matte paper boards, bright silver lettering to spine: very mild overall wear to boards, inscribed by previous owner to title page; light staining/roughness/waving to title page (inscription affected) likely from liquid damage, otherwise interior clean; very mild wear to text-block, minor small stains to fore- and bottom-edges; shelved Case 9.
Germany: Cwelag von Ferdinand Enke, 1935. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; spine gray w/gold text, some wear and creasing, fading, otherwise good; boards solid and clean, sml sticker & stamp on inside cvr, some aging otherwise good; binding strong; pages have some wear, ages spots, 2 orthopedic pamphlets in the front, some water spots and pages sticking due to be pressed together for long period of time otherwise in very good cond. 151pp German Health.
Braunschweig: Friedr, Vieweg & Sohn Akt.-Ges. 1922. First Edition. Octavo; G; softcover; brown spine, black text; original paper wrapping; covers have general shelfwear, general edgewear, several small closed tears on front fore edge, rubbing on fore edges and spine edges, closed tear on spine tail edge, sun toning on spine, age toning around head and fore edges on both exterior and interior, binding glue visible in front interior; text block age toned, soiling spot and minor pencil marks on title page, folding on tail fore corner of last pages; First Edition; written in German; 148pp.