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Kyoto: The Institute for Zen Studies, 1975. First Edition. Octavo; G+/G; orange spine with black text; stated first edition; dust jacket exterior shows modest wear with slight smudges; lightly sunned spine; minor edge wear; cloth exterior very good; light edge wear; tight binding; straight boards; textblock exterior edges have mild toning; pp 88 with 35 pp in Chinese.
Berlin: Georg Bondi, 1921. Fifth edition. Octavo; 5th edition; G; Hardcover; Spine, cream with gold print; Boards quarter bound with cream cloth to spine and green paper to boards, wear to spine caps and corners, toning to spine, light peripheral toning, else clean and strong; Text block has blue tinted top edge, light age-toning to paper, else clean and tight; Text in German; viii, 368 pages.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1991. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; black spine with white text; book is based on the author's thesis (Ph.D.) from King's College, London; first edition; dust jacket shows minimal wear; light toning to exterior jacket edges; otherwise jacket exterior clean; clear mylar covering to jacket exterior; black cloth exterior clean; tight, solid binding; straight boards; textblock exterior edges have very light tone; previous library information stamped to title page; clean interior; pp 340.
New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1961. First Dover PB Publications Edition. 10mo; G+/paperback; orange and green spine with black text; first Dover PB edition; volumes 4 and 5, in one bound book; covers show slight shelf wear; minor edge wear; intact bindings; textblock exterior edges have slight toning; interior pages good; pp 331.
New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1961. First Dover PB Edition. 10mo; G+/paperback; orange and brown spine with black text; first Dover PB edition; volumes 6 and 7, in one bound book; covers show slight shelf wear; minor edge wear; intact bindings; textblock exterior edges have slight toning; interior pages good; pp 327.
New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1961. First Dover PB Edition. 10mo; G+/paperback; orange and brown spine with black text; first Dover PB edition; volumes 2 and 3, in one bound book; covers show slight shelf wear; minor edge wear; intact bindings; textblock exterior edges have slight toning; interior pages good; pp 336.
Canberra: Australian National University, 1973. Quarto: xvii, 312 pages + 3 folding plates housed in rear pocket.Good+. Bound in grey wraps with black titling to front wrap and spine. Spine moderately bumped and sunned; Corners of wraps with light+ bumping; Upper fore-edge corner of text block bumped; Text block beginning to age-tone slightly. Black and white illustrations and diagrams throughout. SH consignment.
Portland OR: Multnomah Press, 1987. Octavo; VG-/VG-; light brown pictorial spine with green and red text; dust jacket exterior shows minimal wear; "The Gold Medallion Book Award" sticker to front; cloth exterior shows minimal wear; mild lean to spine; inscribed by author of half title page; interior clean; illustrated; pp 216.
New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., 1979. First Printing. Octavo; G; burgundy/red spine with gilt text; no jacket; volume 2 only; first printing; exterior to cloth shows some soiling, with few scratches, as is; boards have splayed slightly; textblock exterior edges have mild tone; pictorial endpapers;.
n.p. Hachette, 1969. Octavo; G+/G; blue pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket exterior shows modest handling wear; some small edges to edges; cloth exterior has light exterior wear; mild tilt to spine; textblock exterior edges show light toning; pictorial endpapers; interior pages good; illustrated; ribbon marker; pp 276; text in French.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1982. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 433 pages; VG/VG; silver spine with blue and green lettering; dust jacket protected with mylar covering, price uncut '$17.50", top and bottom edges of boards lightly sunbleached; couple of marginal pencil markings within textblock; ffep inscribed and dated "June 3, 1983" by Michael Novak; shelved under front counter.
Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1968. Octavo; G+/G-; off-white spine with black text; dust jacket exterior shows slight foxing; some soiling to exterior due to handling; few chips to edges; price clipped front flap; foxing also inside jacket; mylar wrap to jacket; cloth exterior has only mild wear; tight binding; solid, strong binding; textblock exterior head edge have some foxing; exterior edges otherwise show mild tone; interior pages clean; illustrated; pp 346.
The Hague, Netherlands: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 1982. Third Revised and Enlarged Edition. Octavo, 768 pages; VG/G+; spine white with black text; sun fading on spine and upper edge of jacket, several closed tears along the upper and bottom edges of dust jacket; bookmark bound in; shelved philosophy.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1970. Octavo; 380 pages; VG-/G+; Light blue spine with dark blue text; Dustjacket has sunning to spine, chipping to corners and along edges, slight fraying to corners and spine edges, small closed tear along tail edge of front cover, small tears at head edge of spine, price clipped, sticker on front interior flap; Bending along spine edges; Textblock has spotting along head edge; RWO.
London: William Lee, 1670. Ninth Edition. Quarto; 227(Natural History)/64(History of Life and Death)/31(A New Atlantis)/14 (Life of Francis Bacon) pages; G; Bound in Brown leather with gilt lettering on spine; later rebind; Bumping and rubbing to corners, rubbing along edges, splitting along joints, tearing along spine edges, dark brown stains on rear cover; Textblock has age toning to pages, foxing to some pages, long black marks on title page, lacking both frontispieces; RWO.
Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 1974. Octavo; G; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, light soiling/blemishes front and rear; Text block has light spotting to edges and endpapers, slight smudge to front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xiii, 221 pages. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases wrapping around the 15's bookcases.
Bath: R. Cruttwell, 1786. First Edition. Octavo, , 194 pp. Fair; bound in contemporary burgundy leather with marbled endpapers, some surface marks and areas of discoloration to covers, extensive wear and rubbing to edges and corners; front board detached but present, binding else tight; gilt text blocks age toned; pages clean; half-title present.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1992. Octavo; First published 1986, First paperback edition 1992; G-; Paperback; Spine, purple with white print; Cover has crease to front bottom fore corner, slight shelfwear, else clean and bright; Text block has spotting to edges, penciled marginal notation; xxiii, 390 pages.
London: F. and C. Rivington, Longman and Rees, et. al. 1801. Octavo; 273 pages; G+; Bound in brown leather with gilt lettering and detailing on spine and front cover; Patterned endpapers; Rubbing along edges and to corners, slight bumping to corners, wear along joints, wear to gilt; Textblock has age toning, light foxing to pages; RWO.
New Delhi: Indira Gandhi National Center for the Arts, 1995. First edition. Five volumes. Quartos; xviii, 190 pages; xiv, 153 pages; xvi, 193 pages + 24 unnumbered pages of plates; xiv, 228 pages; xii, 270 pages. Very good+/Very good-. Glossy cream dust jackets with red and green lettering. Sunning to dust jacket spines; Minor shelf wear to dust jacket edges; Red cloth-covered boards lightly marked in a few places. SH consignment.
New York: Pantheon Books, 2000. First American Edition, First Printing. Octavo; 264 pages; G+/VG; spine black and grey with white and green text; dust jacket protected with mylar; price unclipped reading $22.95", mild shelfwear to dust jacket; textblock clean but mildly sunken; inscribed by de Botton on title; yellow highlighting on 4, 9, 13, and 21; black and white photographs and illustrations throughout; final page not fully cut, attached along bottom edge; shelved Philosophy.
New York: The Seabury Press, 1978. First Edition Thus. Octavo; 252 pages; VG-/VG; spine black with white text; dust jacket protected with mylar; price unclipped reading "$12.95", some shelfwear to dust jacket, mostly white scuffs to the black cover and light soiling; textblock clean, with mild foxing to top edge; shelved in Philosophy.
Boston: James Munroe and Company, 1835. First Edition. Octavo; 167 pages; G; Bound in brown cloth with black text on spine label; Bumping and rubbing to corners, tearing along head edge of spine, sunning to spine, bending along spine edges; Textblock has foxing to pages, age toning to pages, front endpaper stuck to front pastedown, creasing to some pages, splitting along rear interior hinge; RWO.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1993. First Edition. Octavo; G+/G; dark green spine with white text; first edition; dust jacket exterior shows mild tone; sparse other minor incidental smudges to exterior; minor edge wear; cloth exterior has minimal wear; tight binding; straight boards; textblock exterior edges have some foxing; interior good; pp 328.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1965. Octavo; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white and pink with grey print; DJ has slight edgewear, small surface tear and light smudging/shelfwear to front, price-clipped; Boards in tan cloth, clean and strong; Text block has spotting to top edge, else clean and tight; xii, 311 pages.
Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1981. Octavo; 323 pages; G+/G+; Purple Dustjacket spine with white and black text; Dustjacket has sunning to spine, foxing to rear interior flap, minor wear along edges; Boards have minor wear to edges, bending along spine edges; Textblock has light foxing along edges and to some pages; RWO.
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1971. Quarto; 256 pages; G+/G; Light blue spine with Black text; Dustjacket has small closed tears along edges of both coves and spine, chipping to corners, slight sunning to spine, wrinkling along head edge of spine; Binding slightly loose; Textblock has age toning along edges; RWO.
London: J. Darby, 1726. Second Edition. Octavo; 304 pages; G+; Modern Rebind; Quarter bound in brown leather with patterned paper boards and gilt lettering on spine; Slight wear to edges; Textblock has age toning and foxing to pages, marking in pencil to front endpaper and some pages, red marks along edges; RWO.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987. Octavo; Fair+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with white and black print; DJ has edgewear, with small tear at top of spine, slight shelfwear, else clean and bright; Boards in blue cloth, moisture stains on front, light smudging on rear, slight warping; Text block has spotting to edges, moisture stain and penciled notation on rear endpapers, underlining and marginal notation in pencil throughout, mild puckering to rear pages; xvi, 459 pages.
New-York: Whiting and Watson, 1812. Corrected and Improved Edition. Octavos, , 9-324 pp (Vol. 1); 9-386 pp (Vol. 2). Good+; bound in contemporary leather with burgundy spine labels and faded gilt titling, very minor wear to covers, slight tears to spine edges and corners; bindings tight; text blocks age toned; foxing to pages throughout; previous owner names in pencil on ffeps "Henry Onderdonk, Esq" and written on title pages in ink "Henry Onderdonk Jr 1827;" RWO.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1965. First American Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 320, vii,  pages; VG/VG; spine red with black and white titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$8.95', mild shelfwear, some bumping to head of spine; top edge of textblock red; interior clean; scarce; shelved case 10.
Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1966. First Paperback Edition. Octavo; 228 pages; VG; white paperback with blue and pink text on the spine and black titling on the front cover; protected in a mylar bag; some shelfwear and ink cracked off the front hinge; textblock clean with some foxing; shelved in Philosophy.
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1976. First MIT Press Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 576 pages; G+; softcover; spine faded red with black lettering; mild shelf wear and soiling; corners slightly bumped; some sunning to spine; mild wear to crown and tail of spine; some soiling to upper edge of textblock; pages clean; shelved Philosophy.
Geneve: Cl. & Ant. Philibert, 1754; 1756. New Edition. Quarto, , V-XXIV, 276, , III-VI, 305 pp. Good; bound in contemporary leather, no spine label, with areas of discoloration and surface marks and scratches to covers, torn areas to spine edges and corners; binding tight; text block deeply age toned, some liquid staining to upper edge; pages clean; RWO.
Greenfield: Ansel Phelps, 1817. Octavo, 3-281, . Good; bound in contemporary leather with black spine label and title rubbed away, surface marks and scratches to covers, slight wear to spine edges and corners; binding tight, slightly cocked; text block rough and uneven with some age toning and a liquid stain to lower edge of center pages; some foxing and age toning to pages throughout; previous owner name in pencil on inside front pastedown, "Mrs. Ellen Weatherlead; RWO.