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New York: E.P. Dutton and Company, 1946. Octavo; First printing 1944, Second printing 1946; Fair+; Hardcover; Spine, tan with green print; Boards in tan cloth with green print, wear to spine caps and corners with spine head torn away, toning to spine, peripheral toning, light spotting/shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on front pastedown, tanning to endpapers, light age-toning to paper, else clean and tight; ix, 532 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1950. Octavo; G-/Poor+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, red with white print; DJ has tears to all edges, large portion torn away at top of spine and front panel, toning to spine, peripheral toning, shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps and corners, light shelfwear, but clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front pastedown, stain to front endpapers and title page, else clean and tight; xi, 375 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
Oxford and New York: Basil Blackwell, 1986. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; black spine with white and pink text; first edition; dust jacket exterior shows fairly mild wear, few scratches to front; cloth exterior clean; strong binding and boards; textblock exterior edges have minimal wear; minor wear to endpapers; interior clean; illustrated; pp 249.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1969. First Editions. Octavos, Eight Volumes; G+/G; Multi-colored dustjacket spines, with graphic stone texture and black lettering; Dustjackets show light wear to head/tail of spines, and some light shelfwear overall; Prices clipped in some volumes, unclipped in others; Boards have very light wear to bottom edges; Textblocks have very minor shelfwear to bottom edges, some light foxing to the top edge of Vol. II, and very light age-toning to pages throughout interiorly; CONTENTS: Vol. I. "Trygve Lie 1946 - 1953" (xvi, 535 pages) -- Vol. II. "Dag Hammarskjold 1953 - 1956" (xvi, 716 pages) -- Vol. III. "Dag Hammarskjold 1956 - 1957" (xviii, 729 pages) -- Vol. IV. "Dag Hammarskjold 1958 - 1960" (xvi, 659 pages) -- Vol. V. "Dag Hammarskjold 1960 - 1961" (xviii, 592 pages) -- Vol. VI. "U Thant 1961 - 1964" (xx, 708 pages) -- Vol. VII. "U Thant 1965 - 1967" (xx, 633 pages) -- Vol. VIII. "U Thant 1968 - 1971" (xviii, 719 pages). RWO-LC. [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
New York: Charles L. Webster & Co., 1887. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 685 pages; VG; red spine with gilt lettering; small tears at tail of spine, webbing exposed along inner hinge of front cover; silvering partially worn off of cover design; couple instances of ink underlining in text, inscription from previous owner on sfep, pages otherwise clean; shelved front case.
Genève: Comité International de la Croix-Rouge, 1994. Octavo; G-; Hardcover; Spine, white with black print; Boards in white glossy illustrated paper, light shelfwear, but clean and strong; Text block has 2 ribbon markers, cracked front hinge, else clean and tight; Text in French; xliii, 1438 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York and London: Monthly Review Press, 1969. First Printing. Octavo; VG-/G; black/gray spine with white text; first printing; dust cover exterior has modest shelf wear; wear includes light foxing to rear; some rubbing wear to edges; cloth has very faint wear; mildly cocked spine; text block exterior edges have modest foxing; interior good; illustrated; pp 420.
London: Robert Hale Limited, 1956. First Edition. Octavo; G+; black spine with gilt text; first edition; no jacket; cloth exterior shows modest wear, notably few whitish spots; light sub faded spine; good binding; text block exterior edges have slight age toning; faint staining to head edge to fore edge; light foxing sprinkled to endpapers; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; map frontispiece; interior pages good; pp 430.
Chicago: Imperial Publishing Company, 1898. Large Octavo; G-; green spine with gilt text; full title: Uncle Sam's Island Possessions; A Graphic Account, Descriptive and Historical, of the Tropic Islands of the Sea Which Have Fallen Under Our Sway, Their Cities, Peoples and Commerce, Natural Resources and the Opportunity They Offer to Americans; Four Books in One: Book I. The Philippine Island; Book II. Puerto Rico; Book III. Cuba; Book IV. The Hawaiian Islands; no jacket; cloth exterior shows typical wear due to age and usage; ex-library sticker to spine; rubbed edges; mild lean to spine; text block edges have moderate age toning; offset toning to endpapers; minor chip to front endpaper tail edge; few ex-library markings inside; otherwise minor, miscellaneous marks to interior; partially cracked hinges; illustrated; pp 676.
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1971. First Edition. Octavo; G/G-; off-white spine with black text; first edition; dust jacket exterior shows some soiling wear; minor chips to edges; former bookshop's small label to front flap; deep red cloth very good; straight boards; textblock exterior edges mildly toned; deckled fore edge; slight marginalia; pp 218; inscribed by author to title page.
Paris: La Pensee Universelle, 1984. Octavo; G+/paperback; light gray spine with red and black text; exterior has slight soiling, probably due to handling; some adhesive residue to lower spine and toward joints; publisher's sticker to lower rear; minor edge wear; binding secure otherwise; text block exterior edges show mild sh of wear; stamped and inked text to verso to colophon; interior clean; pp 367; text in French.
New Brunswick NJ and London UK: Transaction Publishers, 1990. Octavo; VG/VG-; red spine with black text; dust jacket exterior shows few, slight scratches to front; light edge wear; otherwise exterior good; cloth exterior shows minimal wear; clean edges; tight binding; strong, straight boards; textblock clean; pp 231.
Seoul: Royal Asiatic Society, Korea Branch with Taewon Publishing Company, 1971. First Edition. Octavo; G+/G; green spine with white text; first edition; dust jacket exterior shows some rubbing wear; chips to edges; staining to rear tail edge; cloth has mildly sunned edges; faint staining to rear tail edge; otherwise exterior good; solid binding with strong boards; textblock exterior edges have slight tone; map frontispiece; distributors' label to copyright page; interior pages clean; illustrated; pp 231.
Chapel Hill: The University North Carolina Press, 1949. Octavo; G+; black spine with gilt text to small red bar text; out of print; no jacket; cloth shows slight handling wear; minor edge wear; tight binding; straight boards; textblock exterior edges show slight toning; pictorial endpapers; previous owner's name to front endpapers; faint foxing to few first pages; some underlines and notations inside; interior good otherwise; illustrated; pp 201.
Washington DC: Privately Published, 2006. Large Octavo; VG; dark blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth exterior shows fairly slight wear; tight binding; strong boards; textblock exterior edges clean; interior pages clean; inscribed by authors, as "Owen and Janet" to front endpaper; illustrated; pp 390.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1923. Octavo; 288 pages; G+/G; Off white spine with black text; Dustjacket protected by mylar covering, open and closed tears along head edge of covers and spine, large closed tear to front cover, open tears at corners, staining/toning to covers; Minor rubbing to corners and along edges; Textblock has light age toning, foxing to some pages; RWO.
Cambridge MA/Washington DC: WPF/Brookings Institution Press, 2007. First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; red, yellow and white spine with white, black and orange text; first printing; dust jacket exterior clean; cloth exterior clean; tight binding; straight boards; textblock very good; illustrated; pp 242.
University Park and London: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 1978. Octavo; VG-/G-; mustard yellow spine with white and black text; dust jacket exterior shows noticeable wear to joints and fore edges; few chips to edges; otherwise exterior mildly rubbed; slightly sunned spine; ex-library sticker to spine; tape mends inside jacket; cloth exterior has only mild wear; good binding; textblock exterior edges show light tone; light wear to endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; pp 121.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1945. Facsimile Edition. 2 Volumes; Large Quartos; Volume 1 30 pages English, 30 pages French, 27 pages Chinese, 32 pages Russian, 30 pages Spanish, Volume 2 unpaginated; G+ in G- slipcase; Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering; Slipcase has rubbing to corners and along edges, large open tear along head edge, tearing along tail edges; Bumping to corners, patches of discoloration along spines; Textblocks clean; RWO.
Cambridge: A Grotius Publication, Cambridge University Press, 1997. Quarto; G+; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps and corners, slight tears to rear fore edge, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; “Research Centre for International Law, University of Cambridge”— at head of title; xxviii, 494 pages, map (b&w). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Washington: Government Printing Office. Large Octavo; 653 pages; G; 3/4 bound in red Morocco with patterned paper boards and gilt lettering on ridged spine; Rubbing to corners and along edges, indented at joints, rubbing to leather on covers, minor wear to joints, wear to spine ridges; Textblock has age toning, foxing to some pages, spotting to some rear pages; RWO.
New York: Privately Published, 1982. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/G; blue spine with red and white text; dust jacket shows some rubbing wear to edges; otherwise exterior has slight wear; cloth exterior has only mild wear; good, solid binding; textblock exterior edges show some wear due to handling and age; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; pp 358; inscribed by William's son, Ordway Burden.
New York: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2005. First US Edition. Octavo; VG/G+; dark gray pictorial spine with gilt and white text; first US edition, first printing; dust jacket exterior shows very slight wear; minor edge wear; cloth exterior has mild wear; slightly rubbed edges; good binding; textblock exterior edges have minimal wear; interior clean; illustrated; pp 302; inscribed by Matthew Bogdanos.