Oslo: AMAP-Artic Monitoring and Assessment Programme, 1998. Thick Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Off-white spine with black text; Cloth has minor shelf wear, besides slight smudges on front panel, exterior is generally clean with strong and sturdy panels; Text block shows slight shelf wear along exterior edges due to handling, previous owner's name on ffep, otherwise pages are clean with tight binding; pp 859. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Nature & Environment
London: The Religious Tract Society. 32mo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green embossed paper with gold print, cloth is puckering, bumps to corners, wear to spine caps, spotting, shelfwear; Text block has gilt edges, endpapers in front and rear torn along hinges, some spotting to endpapers, rear endpapers have vendor label, slight amount of foxing; vi, 192 pages, illustrated.
Washington, D.C. U.S. Department of Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, 1947. Quarto; pp 293; G/no-DJ; navy spine with gilt text; full title; The Colorado River: A Natural Menace Becomes a National Resource [Interim Report on the Status of the Investigations Authorized to be Made by the Boulder Canyon Project Act and the Boulder Canyon Project Adjustment Act]; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight toning to pages; previous owner's name to ffep; minor cracking to front gutter; bent page edges toward front; profusely illustrated with maps and photographs; maps tipped in at rear.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1936. Quarto; G-/no-DJ paperback; Tan spine with black text; Covers have slight shelf wear with light rubbing & slight smudges on exterior, fraying spine edges, previous owner's name and ex-library stamp on front; Text block shows shelf wear along exterior edges due to handling & age, and slight cracking between pp 168-169 along binding, but pages inside are unmarked; pp 540. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Boston: Massachusetts Horticultural Society, 1880. First Edition. Octavo; pp 545; G/no-DJ; green spine with gilt lettering and rule to spine; ex-library; cloth has light soiling to exterior; some rubbing to corners; blind-stamped triple borders to boards; text block has some age toning to page edges; previous library's bookplate to front pastedown; slight cracking to gutters; frontispiece with tissue guard; tissue guard has closed tear to fore edge; illustrated with some having tissue guards throughout text; ex-library markings to preface page; interior clean.
Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1980. First edition; signed. Thin, small folio in brown hardcovers with green and yellow illustrated DJ in brodart; VG/VG; ivory letters on spine; in very good condition; author signature on illustrated title page; contains a chapter on "Concern for the Planet"; pp. 112; shelved on front table.
Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1863. First Edition. Hardcover Octavo; G-; Brown spine with faded gilt text; Boards show sunning on spine and edges. Rubbing on boards, corners and edges. White sticker residue on back board; Text block age toned. Foxing and open tears on pages toward front of text block. Damp staining and foxing on pages toward end of text block. Spine slightly cocked. Tears down bindings near front and back end papers; pp 698.
Denver: Dept. of Interior, National Park Service, 1989-1990. Octavo; 3 volumes; VG; Paperback; Spine, brown with tan print; Covers are clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; Unnumbered volumes:  Inventory of Significant Structures, Architectural Character Guidelines, by Laura Soulliere Harrison, NPS D-133, 1989, 164 pages (paperclip mark on title page);  Architectural Character Guidelines, NPS D-131, 1989, 77 pages;  Road Character Guidelines, NPS D-143, 1990, 64 pages; all volumes illustrated (some color).
Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1901. Hardcover Octavo; VG; Dark Brown Spine with Gilt Text; Boards show staining. Rubbing and chipping on edges and corners; Text block age toned. Foxing on edges. Shadowing on certain pages opposite plates. Otherwise clean. Text and illustration legible and clear. Inscription to previous owner on front end paper. Order form in back of book; pp 642.
Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1921. First Edition. Hardcover Octavo; G; Gold-Beige spine with black text; Spine cocked. Rubbing on boards, edges and corners. Damp stain on back board. Text block age toned. Tear down length of binding near verso of front end paper. Scuffing on certain pages throughout text block. Ephemera at front end paper; pp 888.
Degremont, 1991. Sixth Edition. Hardcover Octavo; VG; Blue Buckram Boards with White text; Boards clean, with minimal shelf ware, some rubbing and/or light scratching on back cover, small ding on fore edge of back cover, spine cocked, otherwise fine, bookmark sewn onto headband; Textblock lightly age toned but clean; pp 1459. 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.
Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1897. Hardcover Octavo; G-; Green Spine with Gilt Text; Rubbing and damp staining on boards. Rubbing on edges and corners. Dinging on edges. Spine cocked; Text block age toned. Tear down length of binding near verso of front end paper. Closed and open tears on end papers. Foxing on certain pages within text block; pp 686.
Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1899. Hardcover Octavo; VG; Green Spine with Gilt Text; Sunning on spine has caused it to change from dark blue to green. Sunning on edges. Rubbing and/or bumping on corners. Foxing on spines and boards. Spine cocked; Text block age toned. Foxing on fore edge and foot edge. Foxing on certain pages within text block; pp 768.
Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1915. First Edition. Hardcover Octavo; G/VG; Purple Spine with Silver Text; Dinging on corners. Spine cocked. Rubbing and staining on boards; Text block age toned. Foxing on end papers and paste downs. Sunning on spine. Rubbing and dinging on edges. Foxing on certain pages within text block. pp 715.
La Jolla, CA: California Sea Grant College Program, 1985. Unstated, apparent first edition. Paperback octavo. VG- with no dust jacket. Tan spine with maroon lettering. Owner name to front wrapper near the top corner. Wrappers clean, binding intact, text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 167pp.
New York: D.Van Nostrand Company, Inc., 1954. First Edition. Quarto; G+/G+; dust jacket w/brodart protective sleeve spine black w/tan txt. Some shelfwear; strong musty odor; creasing at joints, wear and creasing all along DJ, chipping and separation of DJ and inside flaps, missing portions at head of spine and general wear; slight cocking of spine; boards firm, prev owner sticker on inside frnt board, otherwise clean; binding is strong, lightly loose at hinges, separation from head band but serviceable; pages have minor wear, spotting and discoloration from aging, though prints still glossy and visible, "best regards" inscription to prev own signed by author on free frnt age, in very good cond. as is. 541pp + 40 prints.
New York: The Macmillan Company, n.d. Quarto; pp 191; VG-/G+; Black spine with ivory text; slight chipping to corners, light age toning to flaps, price clipped front flap; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, light rubbing to head and tail edges, otherwise clean, strong and intact; text block has wear to exterior edges, residue of adhesive to half title page, otherwise interior clean; else good; inscribed by author;.
Sao Paulo: Empresa das Artes, 2006. Quarto: VG/VG: Shades of blue, green and black spine with blue and white text: DJ is clean with light shelfwear, bumping to upper corner: Boards are strong and clean, light edgewear, slight bumping to corners and tail os pine: Textblock is clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: 173 pp.
Seattle: Superior Publishing Company, 1954. Quarto; G-/Poor; Black spine with orange text; Dust jacket is frayed with several tears, moisture residue on back, rubbed exterior and corners & age toned; Previous owner's name on front free endpaper; Boards have shelfwear, rubbed corners and exterior; Textblock is age toned; pp 157.
Harrisburg: The Stackpole Company, 1959. Third printing. Octavo; VG/G; Gray spine with white text; Dust jacket has few small tears at edges, lightly sunned exterior and some slight rubbing along edges, but overall intact; Cloth is slightly sunned with strong and sturdy panels; Text block has very slight wear on exterior edges and pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 241.
Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne: Rigby Limited, 1972. First Edition. Octavo; pp 62; VG/G; blue spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior, mostly to spine and flap edges; minor chipping to edges; cloth is clean, strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; illustrated; interior clean.
N.p. The Fishing Book Club, 1971. na. Quarto. VG/VG. White spine of dustjacket has green & black lettering. Corners and spine ends of boards bumped and rubbed. Corresponding areas of dustjacket crinkled, creased, and abraded; top and bottom edges softened. Superficial scratches and scuffing across lightly soiled jacket.
Columbus, OH: Charles E. Merrill Publishing Company, 1970. Octavo: VG/VG: Off white spine with black text: DJ has general shelfwear, slight fraying in upper corners, age toning: Boards are strong and clean with light edgewear: Textblock is clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears: 220 pp.
San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1998. First. Quarto. vg+/vg; dj, pink sky over blue to black fade with orange text; HB, blue boards with gold text on spine. endpapers, green; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 216 pp.; maps and color photos; dj, minor chipping and wear; else very good.
Barcelona: Lunwerg Editores. Quarto: VG-/VG: Black spine with white text: DJ has general shelfwear, some scuff marks: Boards are strong with edgewear, slight bumping to head and tail of spine and corners, large liquid stains to back board: Textblock is clean, front free pages and pastedowns dust stained, otherwise pages clean and unmarked: Text is entirely in SPANISH: 226 pp. [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.].
London: The Bombay Historical Society, 1908. Limited edition (1 of 1,200). Quarto. Hardcover in 3/4 bound green leather with green cloth on boards in Very Good condition. Ex-libris, stamp of previous owner on front free endpaper, otherwise there are no markings to text and pages are clean. Binding is strong. Edges of text block are uncut. Illustrated with 30 coloured plates. Endpapers are marbled. 292 pp. Moderate rubbing to leather on spine and to corners. Leather on spine is sunned, turning it from green to a light brown. All else is very good. Spine is light brown with raised bands and gilt text -Shelved Bookcase next to Front Door.
New York: The Macmillan Company, Publishers, 1938. New edition. Small Octavo; pp 245; G/Fair; peach/ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior edges, moderate rubbing to exterior, chipping to edges, price clipped flap, mylar covering; cloth has slight wear to exterior, rubbing to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, shadow toning to first and last few pages;.
Toronto and Buffalo: University of Toronto Press, 1974. Small quarto; pp 438; G-/Fair; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket shows rubbing wear to exterior; tape mends to head spine edge; some chips to edges; soiling to rear; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; slight staining to tail edge; strong boards; text block has slight soiling to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; previous owner's name to half title page; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
San Francisco, CA: Sierrra Club Books, 1985. First Edition. Qto. VG/VG. tall ivory DJ spine with black capitals as titling from tip to tail. gently worn ends and extremities, light wear and under clear protective cover. fully illustrated jacket front with enlarged black and white titling. light gray clothbound HB with incised titling and illustration in gray. SIGNED TO BOORSTIN BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. the textblock is highlighted by large illustrations and views usually full page in size and panoramic in orientation. no marks inside, read lightly. 210 pp. ISBN# 0871568454.
San Francisco: Yolla Bolly Press, Sierra Club Books, 1985. First Edition (Stated). Folio hardcover with dustjacket. VG+/VG+. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the front endpaper to historian Daniel Boorstin. Interior clean, binding strong, minor shelfwear, dustjacket now in protective plastic sleeve. 210 pp. 0871568454. [Black text on white spine. Above geography.].