Tokyo: PMC Publishing, 1987. Octavo: VG/VG: Dark purple spine with white text: Slipcase has general shelfwear, soiling, scuff marks: DJ has light scuff marks, general shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean with edgewear: Textblock is clean and pages unmarked: Text is in ENGLISH and JAPANESE: 2128 pp.
Linguistics & Foreign Languages
1816. first edition; rebound. thick 12mo in 1/2 brown cloth and leatherette with six-band embossed spine; gold letters on burgundy frame; VG; tightly rebound; minimal soiling; paper wobbling with occasional creases; text clean; last part has brief sentences in Greek with Latin translations and interpretations; pp. 510; in good condition; shelved in Case # 3.
Milano: Pubblicazioni dell'Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, 2002. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with off-white text on a blue panel; Covers have some slight shelf wear such as lightly rubbed edges with otherwise clean and sturdy panels; Text block shows light wear on exterior edges due to handling with tight binding; light pencil toward front of text; pp 484. Italian text.
Jerusalem: PP. Franciscains, 1880. first edition. small octavo in beige hardcovers with orange cloth spine; VG; ex-library copy with stamps; boards show some soiling and discoloration; title page foxed; paper and text clean; pp. 603; composed by the Franciscan brothers; shelved in Foreign Languages.
Lausanne: L'Age d'Homme, 1986. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with black text; Covers have slight age toning around exterior edges and otherwise slight smudging on exterior & lightly stained tail edge of rear, but panels are intact & sturdy; Text block has slight age toning around edge of text, some writing on half title page and otherwise unmarked pages with tight binding; pp 191. French text.
Londini: 1783. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Off-white spine with gold text on brown boxes; Latin language; Boards have sturdy planks with rubbing & smudging on exterior and minor edge wear; Text block is genenerally age toned with shadow toning on first few pages and light foxing throughout text, taped head & fore edges of 5th & 6th pages; pp 631.
Ann Arbor: Department of Near Eastern Studies, 1971. Quarto; G+/no-DJ paperback; Green spine with black text; Covers shows few small stains across covers, slight discoloring to spine; Textblock shows moderately strong foxing on exterior edges, light ink signatures on front end paper, interior clean. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1945. First edition, second printing. Octavo; vg/good-; dj, yellow and gray bands on spine with white text on gray; front panel, gray bronco and rider on orange over gray band; HB, gray and tan cloth weave with gilt titles on green label; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 182 pp.; dj, sunned; foxing;chipping and tears; else good.
Karlsruhe: Herbert Wichmann Verlag GmbH, 1972. 16mo; G/no-DJ paperback; Blue spine with white text; Covers have slight rubbing on front near lower tail edge and also slightly on rear cover; Text block have minor age toning, writing inside front cover, and embossed stamp of previous owner, but pages are undamaged; pp 214. German, English, French & Spanish languages.
Tel-Aviv, Jerasulem: Massadah Publishing Co. 1965. Octavo; G+/G; Tannish-green spine with dark green text; 4 volumes; Dust jackets are slightly sunned with frays & small tears at edges, v. 1 has 1 inch tears at head and tail spine edges and slightly rubbed & lightly smudged exterior, some shadow toning inside jackets; Boards are overall clean with strong sturdy panels, v. 1 has slightly splayed front panel; Text blocks show shelf wear due to handling and some pages toward front of v. 3 are creased, with clean pages and tight bindings; pp 2219. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Usborne Publishing Ltd. 2008. First U.S. edition. Thin Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Red spine with off-white text; Boards have shiny exterior which has minor shelf wear such as lightly rubbed edges and corners, but otherwise clean and sturdy; Text block has very slight wear along exterior edges, with clean pages and tight binding; pp 64.
Le Caire: L'Institute Francais d'Archeologie Orientale, 1954. Offprint [Extrait des Melanges Islamologiques, T. II]. Quarto; good-/wraps; tan spine with no text; front panel with black text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 90 pp.; light general toning; wraps and spine, split starts; tail-edge open tears, all other edges, tears; sunned; else very good; ---MAIN TEXT IN ARABIC WITH SOME FRENCH.
New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1937. First Edition. 8vo., 400 pp., VG/G; tan (age-toned) DJ with faded yet legible red lettering and Yale University colophon to spine, red lettering and decorative motif to front cover; closed tears to edges of DJ; chipping with material loss to head and tail of spine ("S" in "CAPITALISM" to title on spine somewhat obscured), bottom edge of front cover (first "S" in "PRESS" mostly obscured), hinge and top edge of front cover, and top edge of back cover; liquid staining to spine and to top and bottom edges of front cover; small red stain towards bottom edge of back cover; top right-hand corner of front flap price clipped; DJ protected by mylar; maroon cloth boards, bright gilt lettering and Yale University colophon to spine; bumping/mild chipping to head and tail of spine, slight cocking to spine, very slight shelf lean; minimal wear to boards, slight bumping to corners, slight cocking to boards; boards slightly shaken, binding intact; age-toning and mild wear to text-block; age-toning and occasional closed tears/mild staining to interior, text legible; sticker from previous bookseller to bottom of front paste-down; pub. 1937 by Yale University stated to title and copyright pages; shelved Case 10.
Rome: Bonacci Editore, 1977. Fifth Edition. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Blue and black spine with red and white text: Covers have general shelfwear, slight fraying to corners, some scuff marks, binding solid: Textblock exterior has some smudges, pages clean: Fifth Edition: Text is nearly all in ITALIAN: 385 pp.
Tucson, Arizona: The University of Arizona Press, 1962. US Printing. Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. two light blue blue ridged softcover panels, volume spine with black plastic binding comb. gentle toning, occasional fleck to covers. textblock interior very clear with no marks or writing. head-edge peppered with specks, faintly foxed. 172 pp.
Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1975. Octavo: G+/no-DJ paperback: Brown spine with white text: Covers have significant shelfwear, fraying at corners, multiple creases most heavy along joints and spine, scuff marks: Textblock has light dust staining, pages are free of markings, folds and tears: Volume One only: Text is in ENGLISH and URDU: 497 pp.
Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1975. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Brown spine with tan text: DJ has general shelfwear, some creasing along joints and spine, otherwise clean: Textblock has mild dust staining, pages free of markings, folds or tears: Text is in ENGLISH and URDU: Volume One only: 497 pp.
Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1976. Octavo: G+/no-DJ paperback: Brown spine with off white text: Covers have general shelfwear, some scuff marks, some curling at corners,light creasing on spine: Textblock has some foxing along all edges, back free page has notation by the previous owner in ink, pages otherwise free of markings, folds or tears: Text is in ENGLISH and URDU: Volume Two only: 569 pp.
Waverly: Latvju Gramata, National Latvian Publishers, 1971. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Burgundy spine with gilt text; Boards have slightly sunned and rubbed exterior, shows some wear at corners and minor edge wear, overall are panels strong and intact; Text block shows slight shelf wear on exterior edges with light writing on first page, otherwise unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 1133.
New York, NY: Macmillan Publshing Company, 1985. Third Edition, Enlarged and Corrected. thick 8vo. VG/VG. thick glossy purple spine, yellow and white lettering centered within upper half and tiny white author at spine tail end. front jacket design features enlarged yellow and white centered titling. tiny wrinkles and minor abrasions to perimeter--visible on upper inner flaps. dark forest green HB clothbound spine, thick with centered gilt capitals. mild handling and undamaged panel area and thin board edges. age-toning to fep/ffep. text interior is clear with a two-column text layout, followed by separately paginated appendix and supplement. dictionary is 497 pp., appendix is 46 pp. and 8 for supplement. foxing to head-edge is heavy, fore-edge and tail-end foxed moderately. ISBN# 0025121405.
Oppenheim am Rhein: Verlag von Ernst Kern, 1868. First Edition Thus. Octavo; 227pp; 10 folding linguistic charts; bound in 3/4 black leather and marbled boards; largely worn and chipped; ex-libris Baltimore City College with their book-plate on front paste-down; ink stamps on endpapers, title and folding plates; contents largely toned throughout, else very good. [Spine; worn black leather with gilt title remnants].
Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 1982. Octavo: VG-/G-: Light green spine with white text: DJ has significant shelfwear, chipping and 1 inch closed tears to tail of spine, chipping in all corners, 1 by 3 inch open tear along head of spine, age toning, soiling, sticker residue on front flap: Boards are strong with mild dust staining, binding tight, sticker residue on front pastedown: Textblock exterior has some soiling, front free page has previous owner's name and notations, pages otherwise clean: 874 pp. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Leipzig: F. A. Brockhaus, 1839. Text in Sanscrit and German; Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Brown leather spine with gilded text; Marbled boards, boards slight bowed, covers and edges have rubbing, pastedowns age toned; Textblock age toned, occasional small margin notes in pencil and very occasional underline in pencil, interior otherwise clean; 626 pp.
Leipzig: F. A. Brockhaus, 1866. Text in Sanscrit and German; Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Brown leather spine with gilded text; Marbled boards, covers and edges have rubbing, pastedowns age toned; Textblock age toned, slight waviness to some pages near end, occasional small margin notes in pencil, interior otherwise clean; 628 pp.
New York, NY: The Kosciuszko Foundation, 1982. Octavo: G-/no-DJ: Green spine with gold text: Boards have general shelfwear, rubbing to head and tail of spine and corners, spine slightly shaky: Textblock has smudges and dust staining, 1 inch green stain to fore edge that does impact pages but not readability, pages otherwise clean: 1037 pp.
New York: Pratt, Oakley & Company, 1859. Twenty-third edition, revised. 12mo; Fair/no-DJ; Tan spine with gold text in a black box; Boards are rubbed on exterior, most notably on spine, panels have slight writings and edges are moderately rubbed, overall study & intact; Text block is slightly age toned along exterior with foxing on pages throughout, pencil writings on end papers, rear end paper missing lower half, with tight binding; pp 344.
Istanbul: FONO, 1998. Octavos: VG-/no-DJ paperbacks: 3 volume set: Green, red and blue spine with white text: Covers all have general shelfwear, book 1 has creasing and bumping to bottom corner, all volumes bindings are tight: Textblock exterior for book 3 has soiling to tail edge, else all are clean, book 1 has some minor notations that do not impact readability rest of text is unmarked: Text is in ENGLISH and TURKISH: 960 pp.
Amsterdam: Judocum Pluymer, 1659. Sextodecimo in full vellum boards, VG-/ No Dust Jacket, minor shelf-wear: boards somewhat smudged and edges a little worn, boards somewhat bowed, paste-downs torn where vellum is pasted underneath,two very small (less than dime-sized) spots of soiling on spine, edges of text block age-toned, occasional light foxing to interior, engraved frontispiece on title page, previous owner's name in ink on title page and writing in ink on free end paper, else text clean, engraved frontispiece on title page, binding tight, TEXT IN LATIN Full Title: Gasperis Scioppi Grammatica philosophica : non modo tironibus linguæ latinæ ad artem illam und trimestri perfecte? adducendam, sed & latine? doctissimus ad reddendam eorum rationem quae legunt aut scribunt, in primis utilis, vel necessaria : accessit præfatio de veteris ad novæ grammaticæ latinæ origine, dignitate & usu. [Sextodecimo, Spine is vellum with black writing on spine.
Bulgaria: Gaberoff; Izdatel'stvo "E" 1999-2000. First edition. Octavo; VG/None; white spine with blue text, minor shelf wear and some bumping; text block, clean; 1184 pp. binding shaken; head-edge, spotting; back joint, split start; else very good; ---TEXT IN CYRILLIC ALPHABET WITH ENGLISH PARALLEL TEXT.