Salvador, Bahia, Brasil: Aguiar & Souza Ltda., Livraria Progresso Editora, 1958. Octavo; G+; dark brown 1/4 bound spine with gilt text; no jacket; dark gray marble cloth shows very slight exterior wear; minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; rebound; originally paperback modestly soiled; few chips to edges; faux flaps; text block has age toned somewhat; deckled fore edge; marbled endpapers; tight binding; some uncut pages; small chips to few interior pages; illustrated; pp 121; text in Portuguese.
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London: Oxford University Press, 1966. First English Edition, First Printing. Octavo, xxiii, 134 pages; VG; bound in publisher's pictorial brown cloth, white titling to spine; minor rubbing and shelfwear, primarily to head and tail of spine; small green sticker to upper fore corner of front cover, ffep, price stamp to upper fore corner of ffep; scarce; shelved case 7.
Amherst: Amherst Press, 1963. Octavo; G-; Hardcover; Spine, grey with yellow print; Boards in illustrated paper, wear to spine caps and corners, tears to front hinge, light scratches on rear, shelfwear; Text block has spotting to top edge, name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; 256 pages, illustrated (b&w, color).
Berlin: Verlag von Gustav Hempel, 1856. Octavo; Fair+; Hardcover; Spine, black with gold print, raised bands; Boards quarter bound with black cloth to spine/corners and marbled paper to boards, wear to leather spine caps, hinges, and corners, else clean and strong; Text block has marbled edges, red ribbon marker, cracked hinges front and rear, text block separating from binding along front cracked hinge, small stains to endpapers from leather-tipped corners, rear flyleaf torn away, spine break at p. 104, significant foxing on pp. 59-72 else occasional foxing, minor moisture stain to fore edge of initial pages; Text in German, fraktur script; vi, 225 pages, frontispiece (color), illustrated (b&w).
Chicago: Sage Books, The Swallow Press, 1972. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with black print; DJ has slight tears at spine ends and flap corners, light soiling to rear, wear to front flap fold, price-clipped; Boards in brown cloth with black print, slight bump to spine head, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the half-title page; 160 pages.
London: C. Cowie, [between ca. 1830 and 1833?]. 16mo., 250 pages; VG; bound in three quarter black calf, marbled boards, spine gilt tooled, green label with gilt 'The Talisman' title; mild shelfwear and rubbing; lacking main title page, but each story with with separate title page, headed: 'Magic tales,' pagination and register continuous; 147/148 missing lower 2 cm; 'Embellished with eight coloured engravings,' all folding, of which this copy only has seven, 'The Magic Car! or, Three Days Trial' is missing the folding hand-colored plate' extremely scarce; shelved case 7.
London: printed by C. Whittingham. For J. Johnson. W. Ginger and Son. R. Baldwin. F. and C. Rivington. G. and J. Robinson. [and 13 others in London, [1800?]. Octavo, , xii, , 267,  pages; VG-; bound in contemporary full calf, later rebacking with new spine, gilt titling; moderate shelfwear and rubbing to binding; The title-page is engraved; with 110 fables and one woodcut per fable; page 129/130 with large tear, non-archival repair, page 131/132 with large tear; early ink ownership to title page top edge; shelved case 7.
London: John Murray, 1882. First Edition, Seventy-Eighth Thousand. Octavo, 148 pages; VG; bound in full polished green calf by Sotheran & Co., with their mark, paneled spine with gilt tooling, morocco label with gilt titling; all edges gilt; marbled endpapers; very mild wear; bookplate to front pastedown; with over 100 illustrations; shelved case 7.
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1979. First Edition. Quarto; G+/G- Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; Tan spine with Blue text; Dustjacket protected by mylar covering, some edgewear, some shelfwear, open tears along spine edges and head and tail edges of both covers, staining along head edge of both covers; Boards strong, bumping to corners, discoloration near edges; Textblock has gift inscription on front endpaper, otherwise clean; 258 pp.
London: Hamlyn, 1971. Quarto; G+/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with yellow print; DJ has tears to edges, toning to spine, small stain on front flap, shelfwear; Boards in tan cloth with gold print, slight bumps to bottom edge and top fore corner, else clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf and following page, slight tanning to endpapers, slight age-toning to paper, else clean and tight; 180 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w and color). [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.].
London: Lorenz Books, 2000. Quarto; VG/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with red print; DJ has mild edgewear, remainder of torn off label on rear, else clean and bright; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 96 page, frontispiece, illustrated (color). [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.].
Wellington: A.H. & A.W. Reed, 1961. Third (revised and enlarged) edition. Octavo; Third (revised and enlarged) edition; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, gold and green with black print; DJ has mild edgewear, light shelfwear/rubbing; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; ix, 246 pages, illustrated (b&w drawings).
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1925. Octavo; Second printing; G+; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps and corners, light shelfwear, else clean and strong; Text block has gilt top edge, inscription in ink on front pastedown, else clean and tight; xxxi, 545 pages, illustrated (b&w plates, folded map tipped in at rear endpapers).
London: MacMillan and Co., Limited, 1919. First Edition, Second Printing. Octavo, three volumes; VG-; full bindings of forest green cloth; spines with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear and soiling; some scuffing to covers; small closed tears at heads and tails of spines; bindings shaken; uncut pages throughout; pages clean; shelved above Middle East A-F.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1933. Octavo; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with black and blue print; DJ has toning to spine, peripheral toning, tears at spine ends and flap corners, small tears along front edges, shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block has slight smudge to fore edge, remainder of torn away label on front pastedown, else clean and tight; xviii, 328 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1938. Octavo; G/Fair-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with black and brown print; DJ has toning to spine, tears at spine ends and flap corners, tears along all edges, tear to front hinge, peripheral toning, shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps and corners, slight bump to top edge, else clean and strong; Text block has slight smudge to fore edge and on rear flyleaf, else clean and tight; xviii, 258 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
Punjab: Radha Soami Satsang Beas, 1997. Ninth Edition. Octavo; VG-/G+ Hardcover; Brown pictorial spine with White text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, some shelfwear, small open tear at top corner of front cover; Boards strong, some edgewear, slight shelfwear, white marks on both covers; Textblock has small amount of writing in pencil on rear endpaper, otherwise clean; 300 pp.
Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press, 1996. Collector's edition. Octavos; 328/312/258/340 pages; G+;black leather fully ornate with red and gold gilt; embossed spine; silk brown end pages and bookmark; gilt edges; rubbing to gilt detailing, whit stains on covers and spines of all 4 volumes, spotting along textblock edges; contains the Story of Sir Launcelot; the Story of King Arthur and His Knights; the Story of the Grail and the Passing of Arthur; shelved above easton press; please contact us for shipping costs.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1996. Collector's Edition. Octavo, 363 pages; VG-; full binding of genuine red leather; spine with gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear; mild scuffing and rubbing to front board and spine; all edges gilt; silk moire end papers; satin ribbon bookmark; full color illustrated plates, black and white illustrations; pages clean; shelved Easton Press.
Penticton: Theytus Books, 1981. New edition. Octavo; New edition; G; Paperback; Spine, blue with black print; Cover has light edgewear, small blemish on front, small blemish on rear from removed label, else clean and bright; Text block has small area of tanning inside rear cover, else clean and tight; 76 pages, illustrated (color).
Columbia, MO and London, UK: University of Missouri Press, 1981. Large Octavo; VG-/G; pp 246; beige spine with green and blue text; dust jacket shows slight age darkening to spine; some mild soiling to front and rear; few chips to front, as is; minor edge wear; mylar wrap; cloth shows light wear; clean, strong boards; text block exterior edges have light wear; interior clean; frontispiece; tight binding; illustrated.
Porvoo: WSOY, 1984. Quarto; VG-/G; pp 591; blue, yellow, green pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; some chipping to edges; cloth has lightly sunned head and tail edges; strong boards; text block edges have slight tone; illustrated endpapers; inked writing to verso of ffep; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; arts - Collections; text in Finnish; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: C. Dilly, 1893. Octavo; pp 449; Good; light brown spine with gilt text to red bar; gilt rules and decorations to spine; no jacket; full leather binding; spine has darkened slightly; front and rear boards show modest darkening toward edges; rubbed edges; sturdy boards; text block has some foxing to exterior edges; mild toning to endpaper edges; few numbers in ink to ffep and title page; slight cracking to front hinge; interior clean; illustrated.
New York: Samuael Weiser, 1978. First U.S. Edition. Octavo; pp 320; G/G; black spine with ivory text; volume 1 only; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; slight rubbing to corners; light foxing to flap; cloth shows slight foxing to exterior; strong boards; text block has slightly toned exterior edges; frontispiece; tight binding; illustrated; interior clean.
Cambridge: The University Press, 1952. Octavo; G/Fair-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with faint red print; DJ is blue with red and blue print, portion at front top spine corner torn away, tears at spine ends and flap corners, tears and chipping across top edge, toning to spine and peripheral toning; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, toning to bottom edge and to front top spine corner, wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has name stamp on front flyleaf, toning to endpapers, puckering to frontispiece and single interior plate, age-toning to paper; xvii, 365 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
Tallinn: Perioodika, 1987. Octavo; G Hardcover; Yellow, Orange and Brown spine with Black text; Boards strong, some edgewear, some shelfwear, bumping to corners; Textblock has writing in pen on front endpaper and pastedown, small brown marks on front endpaper and pastedown, small brown stains on some forward and rear pages; 199 pp.
New York: Harcourt Brace & Company, 1993. First Edition. Quarto; VG-/VG- Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; Black spine with White and Blue text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, slight shelfwear, wrinkling along tail edge of spine and bottom corner of both covers; Boards strong, slight edgewear, slight shelfwear, bumping to bottom corners of both covers; Textblock clean; 559 pp.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, Inc., 1958. Quarto; pp 99; G; tanned spine with black text; no jacket; cloth shows mild age toning to exterior; chipped spine edges; minor wear to fore edges; chip to rear panel at tail corner; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; illustrated.
Flagstaff: Northland Publishing, 1993. First Edition. Oblong Quarto; unpaginated; VG/VG; terra cotta red spine with orange and white text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; minor edge wear; very light tone to flaps; cloth clean; strong boards; text block edges have minimal wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; illustrated.
New York: Nelson and Sons, c. . Octavo, 211 pages; VG-; fully bound in brown cloth, spine and front cover have gilt lettering and tooling; binding has minor wear, with minor bumping and fraying at the top and bottom of the spine and on the fore edge corners; pages have minor age toning and minimal detachment in several locations.
Basileæ: In Officina Heruagiana [Johann Herwagen]; [Johannes Froben], 1538/1518. Octavo, a-x8, y7, A8, B4; VG; bound in 17th century calf, plain paneled spine; some rubbing and wear to binding, minor worming to binding; mild soiling to interior; Lacking y8-z8; The wanting leaves of the 1538 edition substituted after 350 with new pagination of 106-126 with the Galeomyomachia in Greek only from the 1518 Froben edition of Aesopi Phrygis vita et fabellæ, cum latina interpretatione. Early substitution, (i.e. 17th century or earlier) as the textblock is integral and the binding unrestored; Printer's device on title page and on verso of last leaf.; Wide margins; Second title page trimmed at top; small holes in upper and lower gutters of the entire first part from previous binding; Text in Greek and Latin on facing pages for the Aesop, Greek only for the Galeomyomachia Provenance to the recto and verso of the ffep, Fitzwilliam family provenance in several early hands, the largest stating playfully: "William Fitzwilliam not his Book, but John Fitzwilliam his booke"; Scattered marginalia and underlining, including extensive minute annotations in an early faded 16th century hand around the rear printer's mark, other minor annotations throughout, notably in English on Midas on page 315.; Scarce; PD consignment; shelved case 3.
New York: Philomel Books, 1991. First Impression. Large Thin Octavo; pp 69; VG-/VG-; ivory white pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; minor edge wear; mylar wrap; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block clean; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; illustrated; interior clean; inscribed by Eric Carle.
New York: Owl Books/Henry Holt and Company, 1996. First Owl Books Edition, First Printing. Small Quarto; pp 311; G/paperback; black spine with white text; covers have some rubbing wear to exterior; light creases to front joint and fore edge; text block has mild toning to edges; frontispiece; illustrated;.
New York, Chicago, San Francisco: Rand McNally & Company, 1929. Reprinted. Larger Octavo; pp 112; G-; blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has frayed corners; rubbing to joints; lightly sunned exterior; illustrated paper label to front; text block has age toned exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; mild smudges to exterior edges; interior has some foxing to pp some pages; mildly loosened binding at half title page; illustrated;.