Boston: Printed by Manning & Loring, 1797. 8vo., 300pp.; VG-; bound in brown leather, spine has red label and gilt lettering; moderate wear to boards, including scratches, scuffing, and rubbing; foxing, age-toning, and mild water-marks to interior; name written on ffep, dated 1801; lower edges of hinges beginning to split; TG consignment; shelved case 1.
The John Birch Society, Incorporated, 1960. Octavo; G+/no-DJ paperback; Off-white comb spine; Includes list of approved books; Covers are slightly age toned with some minor rubbing wear along edges and at corners however panels are intact, head of spine has cracked ring; Text block shows minor wear on edges due to handling with clean, intact pages.
Westport, CT: Praeger, 1994. Octavo; VG/VG; Gray spine with blue text and a red line. DJ has general shelf wear but no tears; Boards have light rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting, half title page is signed by author Peter Ackerman; pp 366.
London: C. Dilly and John Stockdale, 1787/1788. Volumes Two and Three of the First London Editions. 8vos., 2 volumes; VG-; spines paneled brown leather, red label with gilt lettering; BOTH VOLUMES HAVE BEEN TAMPERED WITH. The volume number on the title pages have been partially scraped off, so that one 'I' was removed from each, rendering the appearance of 'Vol. II.' to read 'Vol. I.', and 'Vol. III.' to read 'Vol. II.'. This is the only tampering with in these volumes that we have noticed.; spines newly rebound, previous brown leather boards present; moderate wear and soiling to boards, including some rounding to corners, chipping to leather; small stamp of a name to ffep; volume 2 has some water damage, primarily to upper for corner, and extending along the upper edge for the beginning of the volume, reached page number, but does not reach body of text; no underlining or markings to text; page 381/382 of volume 2 is torn, with the fore margin missing, none of the body of text is impacted, although the numbering in the margins is missing, page number present; minimal foxing, with what little there is sparse and faint; While newly rebound, both volumes are mislabeled on the spine. Volume 2 reads '1', and Volume 3 reads '2'. MK consignment; shelved case 1.
Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1979. [Studies in Comparative World History]. Octavo; vg/good-; dj, sunned blue spine with blue and red text; dj, age-toned; flaking; small open and closed tears; HB, black cloth spine with silver text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; former owner's name, front pastedown; text block, clean; 243pp.
Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 1997. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. sea foam green on medium blue, darker blue center and white tipped tail end shade this wraps spine with off white titling and green publisher at foot. smooth trade paperback panels, very neat and in solid shape. makes a suitable student copy no marks inside, outer edges are clear. 302 pp. ISBN# 0262011611.
Amherst, New York: Prometheus Books, 1996. Second Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. centered white glossy segment with dark pink and turquoise uppercase titling, accented by teal bordered square at tip and gray publisher on a matching tip at tail. bands extend panel wide with duotone photo portrait on the cover. gently mottled wine tones shade the HB spine that is stamped with gilt. sharp-cornered panels. bright ivory fep/ffep, tightly bound and perused. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. smooth ivory edges, all sides. 392 pp. ISBN# 1573920908.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1989. First. Octavo hardcovers with dust jackets in two volumes, 752pp, 736pp in VG/VG condition. Author signed both volumes on cover page. Dust jackets clean and un-creased, not price clipped, now protected in brodarts, minimal wear with only a few small rub marks. Remainder stamp on vol. 1. Textblock rubbed at corner from slight sagging. Boards clean with no signs of bumping. Volume one has red paper covered boards with quarter cloth on spine. Volume two the same, except blue paper. Text clean. Spine red white and blue. Shelve case 5.
Chile: Corporacion de Investigaciones Economicas para Latinoamerica, 1985. First edition. Octavo; VG/wraps; green spine w/ white text; some shelf-wear: cover creased, bent, faded, worn, spotted, and bumped at edges and corners; text-block lightly age-toned; edges and corners of pages slightly chipped, bent, and soiled; ISBN: none; inscribed by author to A.O. Hirschman, noted economist, on ffep.
Cambridge: The M.I.T. Press, 1961. Approx. 5.5" x 8.75" VG hardcover in VG dustjacket with blue spine and white lettering. Superficially scuffed, cocked boards bumped and rubbed at corners and spine ends. Age-toned jacket softened along top and bottom edges with short tears and nicks; abrasion to spine ends and corners; one small internal chip along front fore edge foldover to front flap, which is corner-clipped. Interior clean and tight. Shelve in Technology/Engineering.
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.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1972. First Edition. Octavo; VG+/VG; grey spine, red and black text; dust jacket has sunbleaching to the spine and edges of the front and rear cover, general shelfwear; boards strong, clean, text block age toned, minor spotting on fore edge of textblock exterior; 420pp.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999. first edition;. small octavo in black cloth hardcovers with dark green DJ in brodart; VG/VG; spine with ivory letters; DJ, boards, paper and text in good condition; small print; pp. 178; contains an appendix on a Universal Declaration of Human Rights; shelved in Pol. Sc. section.
Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 1992. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG. light gray glossy DJ spine with bright medium blue title, with smaller auburn subtitle and tiny black author justified beneath; further down small black publisher at foot. densely titled jacket front. edgewear is light. skimmed ivory textblock interior. a solid volume throughout, complete 248 pp. ISBN# 0700605304.
Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2012. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Reddish brown spine with white text: DJ is clean with mild shelfwear mainly along tail edge: Boards are strong and clean, very light rubbing to tail of spine, binding is tight: Textblock exterior is clean and pages unmarked: First Edition: 190 pp.
Lanham: University Press of America, 1988. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; White spine with blue and red text; Covers have some light edge wear, front cover has a few small, faint brown spots on its top edge and a few tiny such spots perceptible on right edge, book's binding strong; Textblock has foxing on head and fore edge, front end paper some very faint foxing, reverse of title page a few faint spots near left edge, text interior is clean; 459 pp.
Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 1999. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. medium blue glossy DJ spine with dark yellow author, larger ivory title and tiny publisher at tail end. slate clothbound HB with gold titling. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. spine somewhat slanted to the right, binding is intact. lightly read copy, corners neatly aligned and sheets have no marks or writing. neat edges all sides. 311 pp. ISBN#0226041441.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1929. Octavo; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine tan with black print; DJ in mylar, tears along top edge and flap fold, tape along spine edges, faded spine, slight smudging on back, price-clipped; Boards in tan cloth and gold cloth with brown print, clean and strong; Textblock has tan top edge, stains on front end papers, ink marker "E" on rear endpaper, otherwise clean, age-toning to pages; xi, 325, xii pages.
USA: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc. 1973. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. gently yellowed bold white title with full black author left-justified beneath, smaller publisher in white with black logo at tail end. edgewear light, mostly appears rubbed and lightly whitish. some toning to inner flaps. bright blue cloth HB, with expansive stamped titling. sharply cornered boards. toning to fep with bookplate of prior owner and rear/ffep. solidly bound, barely skimmed, excellent mark free reading copy. 316 pp. ISBN# 0672516438.
New York: Crown Publishers, 2008. First Edition/SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Approx. 6.5" x 9.5" VG hardcover in VG white/gold dustjacket with lettering in brick red & white. Minor shelfwear only to boards and jacket; else fine. Author has SIGNED and INSCRIBED this copy on title page. Clean and tight throughout.
New York: American Socialist Quarterly. [Vol. 3, Nos. 1, 2, 3 (Special Supplement), 3, and 4: 1934. Vol. 4, Nos. 1, 2, and 3: 1935]. Octavo; good/none; red cloth spine with black text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; sunned at the spine; text block, clean; toning at the edges; mixed pagination.
London & New York: The Syndics of the Cambridge University Press, 1970. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Dark green spine with gilt text; Cloth has slightly sunned spine with slight wear on front & back panels which have lightly bumped corners, but otherwise intact and sturdy; Text block shows slightly age toned exterior edges with tight binding and unmarked pages; pp 138. Inscribed.
New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996. First. Octavo; VG/VG-; grey spine with red, black, and white text; dustjacket has minimal edgewear, one 1.5 inch sticker from previous bookseller along bottom edge of back cover, otherwise clean; boards are strong and clean; textblock is clean; 606pp. [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].
Baltimore: Fortkamp Publishing Company, 1989. Octavo; G+/no-DJ paperback; Black spine with white text; Covers have moderate shelf wear such as rubbing & light scratches on exterior and wear along edges & at corners, however panels are intact; Text block has stamp of previous owner on first page and shows some wear on exterior edges due to age and handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 286.
Paris: Calmann-Levy, 2006. Text entirely in French. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Black spine with red/white text; Covers have slight edgewear and surface scuffing, 1" clear plastic coating coming loose on bottom corner of rear cover; Textblock shows few minor marks, small thin ink mark on exterior head, otherwise clean; 212pp.
Cambridge: The Press Syndicate of the University of Cambridge, 1992. first paperback. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Orange/beige spine with orange text; Covers have slight shelf wear such as light rubbing on exterior and minor wear along edges, however panels are intact; Text block has darkened on exterior edges due to age and handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 211.
Great Britain: Cambridge University Press, 1971. UK Reprint. 8vo. VG/VG-. gently browned, yellow DJ spine with chips and wear, moderately to both ends with dark red title between smaller navy author and publisher. gentle edgewear and chafing to all corners and fore-edge folds.clipped front inner flap. dark plum clothbound HC spine with gilt-stamped titling. adjacent boards have a minute nick each to the upper edges. light pencilling, otherwise an excellent student reading copy. one line of prior owner's name and date on title page left. as is. 242 pp. ISBN# 0521042623.