Octavo; fair/none; brown leather spine with gold text in black panel; quarter-bound with marble boards; considerable scuffing and flaking to boards, but with a text block that is only moderately age-toned, thus eminently readable; binding remains quite strong and tight; lower portion of title page is torn away; 516pp.
London: 1870. First Edition. 2 Folios; G+/No jackets; Brown leather spines with gilt lettering; 12 Volumes of the journal "Every Saturday" bound in two large volumes, 3/4 leather; Scuffing to edges; Some chipping at the corners and edges of the spines; Light spotting throughout; Age Toning; SHELVED above Case 3.
Audio Devices, Inc. 1944. Revised Edition. Crown Octavo; VG+/G+; spine red with white lettering; dust jacket clean of stains but speckled from aging/soiling, small tears on top back corner and spine head, moderate wear on spine tail (small minor tears), front spine joint and front fore edge lightly rubbed, minor wear on other corners, minimal other edgewear, no sunning; boards strong, clean, age toning on top edge, minor wear at spine head and tail, minimal other edgewear, no markings or stains, minimal wear to covers; textblock clean, minimal wear, light age toning at edges, flyer from the publisher laid-in, no writing/markings, no highlighting/underlining. pp. 128.
USA: ABC Television Stations, 1965. Thin quarto in slipcase; vg/none; brown spine with black text;minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; shadow browning to both pastedown endpapers; unpaginated; slipcase in VG condition; small cut on one edge. ---Included are booklet in pocket at rear pastedown, and presentation letter dated April 12, 1965 attached to front free endpaper announcing this copy to be "your copy of this privatae edition [undisclosed total print run], Number 735."
Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2008. First Edition. Octavos: VG/no-DJ hardcovers: Black and green spines with white text: Boards are strong and clean with light rubbing, bumping at corners and tails of spines, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean, half title page has ex library stamp from Library of Congress, rest of text unmarked: Two Volume Set: First Edition: 633 pp.
New York: Rizolli, 2010. Assumed first edition. Folio; vg/vg; dj, matte black spine with white text; dj, light rubbing, head edges; HB, matte black spine with white text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; small spot stain, near center of fore edge; richly illustrated in color; some B/W; 431pp. NOTE: Oversize volume; may require additional shipping charges for expedited/international shipping.
New York: The Viking Press, 1934. Second Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; dust jacket w/brod art protective sleeve; spine black w/brown boarders, brown txt, fading, some creasing at joints, inside flaps price cut, wear & fraying at head & tail of spine; boards clean & firm; binding strong, separation at head band; pages show minor wear, aging, in very good condition. 401pp.
New York, NY: Coward-McCann, Inc. 1966. US Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. lightly sunned DJ spine with wide navy textbox with thin yellow border rounding the curved cornices and perimeter lengths, titling within is a dull ivory and yellow script for the title. small uppercase navy publisher close to tail. enlarged navy textbox, squarish and thinly outlined in yellow, features white author and enlarged cursive script for title, bordered by light gray panel. much fatigued at DJ spine tip, large closed tears and tiny creases, few wrinkles to DJ tail. upper perimeter has two tiny closed tears, else intact jacket area and inner flaps. powder blue clothbound HB, stamped with gold metallic title script between author and publisher. front and are a neat powder blue, unmarred, lightly handled, stamped with gold capital initials of author, aside is a leafy branch. tipped in bookplate of the former Sec. of Defense Caspar Weinberger on tan fep, clear ffep. neat, compact volume, clean interior textblock, no stress to corners or marks. smooth ivory upper and lower edge, rough-cut fore-edge. 255 pp.
Camden, Me. Down East Books, 1989. Octavo; VG-/VG; Red spine with yellow text. DJ has a clear protective jacket by previous owner, no tears; Boards have light rubbing to edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has personal inscription by previous owner in ink on front free end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 156.
Boston, Massachusetts: Boston University Press, 1970. 8vo. VG/VG. finely ribbed ecru DJ spine and front/rear panels. DJ spine neatly imprinted with editor and stacked main title, followed closely by publisher. jacket front features brown/ivory circle beneath centered brown lettering, slightly enlarged and aligned centrally from upper edge to illustration. shelfwear minimal. medium brown clothbound HB, stamepd with gilt titling, each is left-justified, text elements separated y thin gilt bands. unmarred boards, sharply cornered. fep/ffep are a basic ivory. includes 2 illustrations and 7 maps. compact volume, smooth and spot-free head and tail-edge and fore-edge shows unabraded textblock corners and no discoloration to interior or exterior. 508 pp. ISBN# 0872700143.
Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2007. First Edition. Octavo hardcover in glossy white, blue, and photo-illustrated boards, VG/No DJ: some shelfwear to covers, light bumping to head and tail of spine. Binding strong and text clean. ISBN 9780791472330. Part of the SUNY series in Global Media Studies. [Spine has blue and white background and white, blue, and orange text. Shelved in Political Science].
Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 1998. US Printing. wide 8vo. VG/VG-. solid black DJ spine with bold and standard medium white titling. a touch of wear to DJ spine ends, touch to corners and mild rubbing to jacket front and rear. navy clothbound HB with stamped silver titling, attached to solid navy cloth panels. includes mid-volume glossy ivory section of 17 color plates between chapters with numbered figures. 295 pp. ISBN# 0262024527.
Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press, 2013. First Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. matte red DJ spine with centered white capitals for title between tiny author and publisher logo; with tipped spine ends, each with thin yellow and white bands. striking red/orange/yellow design brightens excellent DJ front. mauve HB, gilt-stamped titling upon spine. solidly bound and textblock skimmed, with 16 p. mid-volume illustrated section. clear and excellent in above average condition. 312 pp. ISBN# 9780807150504.
New York: Random House, 1948. first. Octavo; G+/G-; Dark yellow spine with tan & black text; Dust jacket has 1 inch tear at top front edge as well as generally fraying edges, sunned spine with age toned surfaces, price clipped; Boards are sunned with slightly age toned exterior, lightly rubbed corners, otherwise strong; Textblock is slightly age toned with light foxing on exterior fore edge; pp 301.
London: John Murray, 1837. First Edition. *Indicative of both volumes*16mo; VG-/no DJ; spine green leather w/gold txt, creasing at joints, Vol. 1 has part of top of spine fabric missing, Vol.2 has fraying at joints, both have wear at head & tail of spines, boards are bumping to corners, firm, clean; binding for both is quite loose, separating at front hinge, still viable but requires caution; pages are slightly brittle from aging, some staining, chipping and wear, otherwise in great condition despite age and exposure. Vol.1: 463pp; Vol.2: 391pp.
New York: Modern Library, 1968. First Modern Library Edition. Small octavo; 343pp; full burgundy cloth hardcover in dustjacket; VG/Good+ crown and top corners bit chipped and worn; bottom corners bumped; old erasure mark front endpaper; contents clean and unmarked. [Spine; white panel with title in black and crimson against black spine]. DJ wrapped in protective brodart. Shelve in True Crime.
Chicago: Pellegrini & Cudahy, 1947. First Edition. Bookplate of James Goode on front pasteboard. Octavo; VG/G; Gray spine with white text; DJ with mylar exterior, front cover interior flap price clipped, few 0.5" open tears around corners; Boards strong, moderate rubbing and slight discoloration to corners; Textblock clean; 180pp.
Boston: Branden Press, 1980. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Light tan spine with brown text. DJ has shelf wear, age toned spine, small tears on front; Boards have bumping on bottom corners, cocked spine, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has light wear on edges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 262.
Illinois: Northwest Publishing Company, 1925. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; spine blue w/silver text, some wear and fraying at top and bottom, cocking otherwise good; boards firm, library card holder in back but clean; binding strong, some separation from headband not major, minor separation at hinges, pages in good condition, some aging, stamps on text block, 3rd to last and free front page, imprint on title, but in good condition. 301pp.
Philadelphia, PA: Lay & Brother, 1856. First Edition. Octavo; G/No jacket hardcover; Red spine with gilt lettering; Boards are rubbed on all sides, fraying and chipping to the edges, especially at the corners, two chips to the fore edge; Spine is rubbed and lettering faded; Binding is sturdy; Text block is age toned and contains several instances of marking/underlining with red pen throughout the text; 194 pages with several pages of ads. CASE # 12.
New York: Random House, 1973. First Edition. Octavo, 383pp.; VG-/VG-; spine white with black and blue lettering; dust jacket has some bumping and minor tears, price uncut, now protected in a mylar covering; text block slightly smudged in places, minor foxing; writing to previous owner on ffep; text clean; shelved case 12.
New York: Random House, 1973. First Edition, Second Printing. 8vo., 383pp.; VG-/VG-; spine white with black and blue lettering; dust jacket has some shelfwear and minor tears, including small tear near upper front hinge, chip to upper front hinge, price uncut, now protected in a mylar covering; text clean; number line reads 98765432;.
Munich: Albert Langen. First limited edition. Tall folios in brown hardcovers with gold letters; condition: Good; moderate soiling on boards; some shelf wear and tears on spines, not detrimental to binding; ex-library small stamp inside front page; lithographs' paper faded; 3 volumes contain 72 lithographs each, one of them on the Bonaparte's era; another volume contains cartoons from newspapers; with introductory comments in German; shelved in Alcove # 2; please contact us for shipping costs.
Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press, 1988. US Printing. Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. ecru wraps spine with black titling from head to foot of lightly stained spine. several reading creases descend down lengthy spine. thumbed lightly, ecru panels smudged moderately. ivory facsimile reprinted sheets with text in French language. bit or marginal notation and underlining. as is. generally used copy with 399 pp. ISBN #080326576X.
Boston and New York: Little, Brown, & Co. 2009. First edition, first printing [SIGNED]. Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, red stripe with white text on black and gray spine; HB, white text on black spine; INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, title-page; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 580 pp.; photos; else very good.
New York: Terminal Zone, No Date Given. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG/No-DJ (paperback); Spine is black and white with black and white text; Covers have general shelf wear, edge-wear, age-toning, scratches and marks, rubbing and bumping to corners, joints and hinges are intact; Text block has general signs of handling, light age-toning, content is clear; Pages not numbered; Additional cost may be necessary for expedited and international orders.
New York: Howell, Soskin, 1944. Octavo; VG/VG-; Dark green spine with white and light green text. DJ has shelf wear, rubbing and chipping on edges, closed tear on rear; Boards have minor rubbing to edge, otherwise, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has minor foxing on edges and paste downs, apart from that, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 317.
London: Oxford University Press, 1960. Octavo; vg/none; black cloth spine with gilt lettering; ex library, perforated stamp; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 445 pp.; frontispiece, photos, and plates; binding shaken; spine, sunned; endpapers, shadows and scars from previously removed materials; else very good.
New York, NY: Hyperion, 2004. First Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG+. glossy black DJ spine with off white titling. with excellent similar dark black panels -- jacket front and rear under clear protective copy. medium brown clothbound, stamped with golden metallic titling and adjacent to front/rear boards. skimmed ivory text interior, handling light to exterior. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON ADHERED BOOKPLATE ON TITLE PAGE. excellent, firmly bound shape. 353 pp. ISBN# 1401300103.
Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebrraska Press, 1989. US Printing. Qto. VG/ - no DJ. bright ivory glossy wraps, title in large bold black italics and tiny ivory italics for subtitle on an extended red stripe and small ivory publisher to end. smooth wraps, covers show slight handling and appearance like new. two column text arrangement, no interior marks, with unblemished outer edges. 477 pp. ISBN# 080327243X.
USA: Robert Lee Hamady, 2006. US Edition. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. ivory/brown fibrous weave--decoratively clothbound fully. DJ spine has shallowly stamped title and author/publisher indented from tip and tail. stamped lettering, lightly incised, roughly rubbed, but discernible characters. front board has title incised, black and italicized author stamped in black close to bottom left corner. finely ribbed light brown endsheets. textblock ivory and clear with titled b/w illustrations, including portraiture and group photos, among ohter images. interior is in prime shape, volume as is with no discoloration to smooth ivory edges. 167 pp. ISBN# 0978557999.
New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1913. Octavo; vg-/none; brown cloth spine with gilt lettering; quarter-bound w/paper boards; INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, ffep; ex libris, bookplate; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 364 pp.; frontispiece; some pages, roughly opened; head-edge, gilt; binding shaken; else good.
New York, NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1985. First Thus. 8vo. VG+/VG+. black DJ spine, glossy with fully black panels. titling upon DJ strip is large author and pale green titile, between red editor and publisher. expanded titling upon jacket front. full DJ under clear protective cover. yellow toning to inner flaps. midnight navy clothbound HB, stamped gold titling, terra-cotta boards with cover title blind-stamped. textblock interior clear and excellent. gray tinted head-edge. 478 pp. ISBN# 0684185156.