London: Rivingtons, 1872. Octavo. VG/none. 3/4 brown leather with gilt lettering, raised bands with tooled gilt design on spine, over red marbled paper boards. Red text block edges. 336pp. Annual issue of the renowned British reference publication originally founded by Edmund Burke. Includes primary sources and secondary commentary relating to the world-wide events taking place in the year 1871. Contents include: English History, Foreign History, Chronicle of Remarkable Occurrences, Obituary of Eminent Persons, Remarkable Trials, and an Appendix with Public Documents. Light to moderate shelf wear, scuffing and chipping to leather and boards along edges and corners. Moderate age toning to text block edges. Text block clean and bright. Hinges and signatures all tight. Overall, very good. Shelved above Historiography.
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London: Published for Gillett Brothers Discount Co. Ltd by Chapman & Hall, 1964. Third revised edition. Octavo; Third revised edition; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue with white print; DJ in mylar, mild edgewear, small tears at spine top and bottom and to bottom edge, mild shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight shelfwear; Text block clean and tight; 95 pages, illustrated, samples in pocket affixed to rear pastedown.
n. p. The Corporation of Dublin, 1929. Octavo; pp 90; Fair/paperback; beige spine with black text; full title: A Book of Dublin: Official Handbook; covers have noticeable soiling to exterior; minor chips to fore edges; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; slight cracking to gutter at pp 32, 88 and xxxii; interior shows minor foxing to few pages; profusely illustrated.
Cheshire: Legend Books, 1987. Square octavo. VG/VG DJ. Green spine with orange and white text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; dj is price-clipped on the lower lateral edge; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 125.
Dublin: Irish Tourist Association (Inc.), c. 1936. 12mo; pp 231; Fair/paperback; sunned light blue spine without text; Official Guide; rear cover detached, but present; covers have darkening toward edges, due to age toning; rubbed edges; text block shows slight soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; map adhered to rear pastedown; slight cracking to gutter at pp 24 and facing page.
Boston: Wells and Lilly, 1827. Octavo; pp 258; G-/paperback; Beige spine with black text to beige label; odd volume; covers have slight toning to spine, some wear to edges; text block shows light brown toning to exterior edges, interior has light stains to some pages with light foxing toward edges, as is;.
Boston: Wells and Lilly, 1830. Octavo; pp 574; Fair/paperback; Beige spine with black text to beige label; covers have slight toning to spine, chipping to edges and spine, moderate staining and some soiling and wear to exterior; text block shows slight brown toning to exterior edges, foxing to first and last few pages, previous owner's name to ffep, interior has light stains to some pages with light foxing toward edges, as is;.
Boston: Wells and Lilly, 1830. Octavo; pp 285; G/paperback; Beige spine with black text to beige label; covers have slight toning to spine, some chipping to spine, light soiling to exterior; text block shows slight brown toning to exterior edges, light foxing to first and last few pages, interior has light stains to some pages with light foxing toward edges, as is;.
New York: Bounty Books/Crown Publishers, Inc., 1970. reprint. Quarto; VG-/VG-; black spine with red & yellow text; dust jacket is covered with mylar; dj has slightly age toned flaps; exterior of dj has minor wear, mostly along edges; cloth has light wear, however panels are strong & intact; text block shows only slight wear, due to handling; text pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 328.
London: 1820. First edition. 16mo in 3/4 brown leather; VG; substantial shelf wear on boards and spine; good binding; edges dusty; open front gutter; previous owner's signature on back of frontispiece engraving; top of title page cut off; last three pages of contents cut off at bottom; slight foxing on first pages; text clean; pp. 278; shelved in Case # 4; GP consignment.
n. p. n. publ. n. d. Octavo; pp 31; G/paperback; covers show some rubbing to exterior, some wear to edges; text block has slight wear.
London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1876. Octavo; pp 424; Fair/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; cloth has slight soiling to exterior, mostly to rear; gilt and black designs to front; moderate rubbing wear to edges; fraying to edges; ex-library sticker to spine; bumped corners; text block shows some foxing towards exterior edges; ex-library with plate to front pastedown; writings to ffep; cracking to gutters; light foxing to first and last few pages; interior lightly toned.
Shannon: Irish University Press. Quarto; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands; Boards in brown leather with gold print, mild scratch to front, light shelfwear; Text block clean and tight; 438 pages, architectural plate (1 folded leaf) of Royal Mint.
London: G. Kearsley, 1783. First edition. Small octavo in 3/4 orange marble and brown leather; VG; six-band spine with gold letters; moderate, general shelf wear on boards; closed cut on ffep; open front gutter; binding strong; paper wobbly with occasional foxing; text clean; pp. 302; shelved in Case # 7.
n. p. n. publ. n. d. Thick Octavo; pp 648; Fair/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; leatherette binding; boards have rubbing to corners; slight sunning to exterior; text block has age toned exterior edges; interior lightly toned; profusely illustrated; slight writing to ffep; cracking to front gutter.
London, England: The Travel Association, 1949. 2nd Edition. 8vo., 47 pages, illustrated, maps; VG-; illustrated cover with brown print, some spotting, stains, corners bumped, lower spine corner torn away, tear to front cover at top staple of binding, slight wear to upper and lower edges of cover; clean inside; maps of inner and outer London printed inside cover flaps.
London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office. First Edition. 8vo, iv, 41 pages, tables; G-; white cover with black print, peripheral foxing to cover and edges of pages, some creasing to front of cover, slight bumps to outer corners, back cover creased; clean interior; "Presented to Parliament by the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry by Command of Her Majesty, February 1972."
London: Morton & Eden, 2010. Booklet [8x12]; unpaginated; VG-/paperback; black spine with gold text; full title: Morton & Eden, in minor edge wear; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
New York: AMS Press, 1976. Reprint Edition. Octavo; VG; hardcover; grey cloth, black lettering; boards strong, minor mark on front cover, minor marks on spines, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, erased penciling on rear pastedown; text block slightly age toned, very minor soiling on exterior head edge; 332pp.
Gloucestershire, England: This England Books, 1985. Octavo; pp 335; VG/VG-; black/blue spine with white text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior minor wear to edges; cloth has very slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; clean interior;.
n. d. n. publ. 1993. Booklet; pp ; G/paperback; beige covers show slight soiling to exterior, mostly toward edges; minor wear to edges; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; inscription to previous owner to front pastedown; slight smudges toward head edge, small stain to spine toward head edge; otherwise interior clean.
London: George Newnes, Ltd., 1911. Approx. 6.75" x 9.5" VG half-leather and marbled brown paper hardcover with red spine and gilt lettering. Rubbing and abrasion all around perimeter of gently cocked, superficially scratched boards with corner- and spine-end wear. Speckling around edges of text block. P.O.S. penciled on ffep. Foxing to title page and along rear gutter. Age-toning throughout; otherwise, clean and tight. Shelve in Second Alcove.
London: London Stamp Exchange Ltd., 1924. Serial [Reprint]. 12mo; vg+/none; red leather spine with gilt lettering; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 701 pp.; else very good.
Aldershot, Hampshire: Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2000. Booklet; pp 124; VG/paperback; white spine with beige text; covers show very slight wear, clean and intact; text block is clean;.
London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1968. Quarto; pp 249; VG/paperback; dark yellow spine with black and white text; covers show light sunning to exterior; light creasing to front fore corner; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; light toning to interior; good condition.
Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing Co., Inc., 1926. New Edition. Octavo; good/fair; dj, sunned and flaking blue spine with black text; dj, shelf worn; open and closed tears; badly chipped, flaking; HB, sunned red cloth spine with gold text; boards, moderate shelf wear; binding shaken; dedication note, ffep; endpapers/text block, age-toned; frontispiece photo of Rt. Hon. David Lloyd George; 193pp. Character sketches of some of England's notables, ..."to give you a real knowledge of English politics and politicians during and after the war [WWI]." (quote from the dust jacket.
Totowa: Rowman and Littlefield, 1977. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Green spine with white text; Moderate shelf wear to dust jacket, fraying along sides and edges, price label on front cover; Moderate age and wear to boards, binding solid; Foxing along text block exterior, text block clean; 258 pp.
Radnor, PA: The Annenberg School Press, 1972. Folio: VG-/VG: Black spine with white text: DJ is covered in mylar sheath, some light soiling and age toning, price clipped on front flap: Boards are strong, general shelfwear, and dust staining: Textblock is darkened with age, pages free of markings, folds or tears: 246 pp.
Barming: Eric Dobby Publishing Ltd, 2004. first. Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with red & white text; Dust jacket has slightly rubbed exterior with some minor edge wear; Cloth has minor shelf wear with lightly sunned spine and minor edge wear, otherwise strong and intact panels; Text block shows very slight shelf wear on exterior edges with light ink in foreword, otherwise unmarked with tight binding; pp 194.
London: The Cambridge University Press, 1969. Reprinted. Octavo; G/no-DJ; lightly sunned black spines with gilt text; 13 volumes; cloths show moderate shelf wear to exteriors; some slight rubbing to edges; text blocks have slight soiling to exterior edges, including light moisture staining to head fore edge of vol. 1; interiors lightly toned, otherwise clean; tight bindings.
Wellingborough: Patrick Stephens Limited, 1987. first edition. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Green spine with yellow text; Covers have moderate shelf wear such as light sunning and scratches on exterior and rubbing wear along edges, bent front fore corner, however panels are intact; Text block shows slight wear & smudges on exterior edges due to age and handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 160.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1935. Two-volume set; octavo; VG/VG-; red spines, white text; jackets have rubbing, chipping, sunning along spines, open tears at spine head and tail; boards are strong, some spotting, age toning along spine; textblocks have edgewear, age toning, otherwise clean; pp 1305. [Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
Edinburgh, Scotland: The Scottish History Society, 1979. First. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Blue spine with black label and silver text; Boards strong, clean, with general shelfwear and edgewear; Textblock clean, fold-out genealogy chart well-maintained, top edge color intact; pp 314+.
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: 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.
Oxford: Oxford University Presss, 1977. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Building on spine shades of orange, brown, black with white text; Light shelf wear to dust jacket,light fraying along sides, now protected in mylar cover; Boards are strong and clean, light sunning along side edges of board, binding solid; Text block clean, grey-scale illustrations; 414 pp;.
London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1957. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Multi-colored spine with white lettering; Jacket has some wear at the edges, mainly at the spine and the corners, price clipped on inner front flap; Boards have some edge wear; Binding is strong; Text block is clean; 215 pages.
La Salle: The Open Court Publishing Company, 1974. Second printing Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Moderate shelf wear and age to dust jacket, minor rubbing and creasing along surfaces, DJ is price clipped at flap; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid, ivory toned pages; Light foxing along head of text block exterior, text block clean; 224 pp.
2016. Booklet; pp ; VG-/paperback; brown covers show light wear to exterior, some minor wear to edges; text block shows minimal wear; interior clean.
New York: AMS Press, 1972. Reprint. Octavo. VG with no DJ. Green spine with gold lettering. Covers, binding, book block edges, and pages all very good. 290pp.
Toronto: The Champlain Society, 2015. Octavo; pp 645; VG/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text and decoration and rule to spine, blind stamped design to front; cloth shows light spots to exterior, strong boards; text block has very slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, 1998. Second edition. Paperback octavo. Good with no dust jacket. Pale rose spine with white lettering. Small stain to the spine near the top. Slight shelf-wear to wrappers. Sporadic foxing to text block edges. Binding intact. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 448pp.
Gainesville, FL: Scholars' Facsimiles & Reprints, 1967. Facsimile Reprint. Octavo; pp 298; VG/no-DJ; gray spine with black text; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, lightly sunned spine; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Norwich, England: Jarrold & Sons, 1897. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 184 pages; VG-; fully bound in green cloth, spine and front cover have gilt lettering; binding has wear along the top and bottom edges with mild fraying at the top of the spine; pages have age toning and small occasional tears; profusely illustrated with inlaid and folded tipped-in plates; original owner's name is written in pen on the ffep; shelved case 9.
Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999. Octavo; pp 633; VG-/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; odd volume; cloth has minimal wear to boards; text blocks have very slight wear to exterior edges; very light foxing to first few pages; interiors clean.
London: Bickers and Son, 1906. Octavo; good+/none; red cloth spine with gilt lettering; ex library, stamps and markings; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; foxing; bindings shaken; 376 pp.; illus., frontispiece and plates; boards, flaking; else very good.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1925. First American Edition. 8vo., 191pp.; VG-/G-; spine purple and tan with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, blacked out; dust jacket has numerous chips and tears, including front flap detached along hinge, but present, chipping along all edges; booksellers sticker to rear pastedown; inscription on ffep; marbled boards, mild wear; extremely scarce in dust jacket; mild foxing to endpapers; rubbing to board edges; top edge of text block stained red; shelved case 9.
London: B. Fellowes, 1845. Second edition. Octavo. Fair with no dust jacket. Age-toning to the spine of the book. Faded green-to-tan spine with gold lettering. Covers with blindstamp design intact exhibit sun-fading and several stains in addition to shelf-wear. Bookplate and offsetting to front pastedown and free end paper. Top of spine separating from binding at the top of the rear hinge. One particular deep scuff to front cover near the center of the spine. Bumping to corners of covers. Marginal foxing throughout the pages. Heavier foxing near the end paper. Text of pages generally clean and unmarked. 540pp.
London: John Murray, 1907. Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Sunned burgundy spine with black text; Heavy age and shelf wear to covers, rubbing and creasing along surfaces otherwise dj clean; Moderate wear and age to boards, bumping and creasing at corners, sunned spine, binding cocked, Age toning along paste-downs, toning to pages; Age toning,foxing and spotting to deckled page exterior, gilded text block exterior head, text block clean; Vol I - 641 pp, Vol II - 575 pp Vol III - 660 pp 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].
London: Harrap Limited, 1981. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with white & red text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and is slightly sunned on exterior with some rubbing along edges, and price clipped front flap, otherwise intact; Boards are clean with strong panels; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges, but text pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 250.
Kineton: The Roundwood Press, 1974. First. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Black spine with green text; DJ fair with general shelfwear and foxing,cut across lower front; Boards are clean, some shelfwear around edges and foxing on top text block, book interior clean; pp 425.