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.
n.p. n.publ. n.d. Octavo; pp 299; G-; burgundy spine with gilt text; cloth has slight sunning to spine and edges, slight wear to exterior, boards are strong and sturdy; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffep, light ink writing on page xiii, slight cracking between end papers to front hinge, small closed tear on rear end paper, as is; light pencil toward center of text;.
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.
Sterling, VA: Pluto Press, 2004. Octavo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Dark blue spine with title in yellow, subtitle in white: Covers have light shelfwear, slight bump to head of spine, binding solid: Textblock exterior has small dark smudge at corner of fore and tail edges, pages clean and unmarked: 485 pp.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1957. First Edition. Octavo, 124 pages, VG-/G+; lime green dj, blue and beige title blocks, white lettering: wear with chipping and closed tearing to edges; light age-toning visible to back cover; scattered foxing to back cover and flaps; "$2.50" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, navy blue cloth spine, faux-buckram blue paper boards, bright small gold lettering to spine: minimal wear to boards, very mild fading to head and tail, light bumping/wear to corners; age-toning/wear to text-block, denting to top (top edges of some leaves slightly affected); INSCRIBED by Acheson to James Newmyer on ffep; light age-toning to endpapers and interior, signature and text clear and legible; shelved Window or case 1.
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.
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.
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.
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.
London, Great Britain: Cambridge University Press, 1968. na. 8vo. VG/VG-. red DJ spine, lightly toned with off white titles widely set between tiny titles at head and foot. abrading is light, whitish edgewear and tiny cuts visible to ends and extremities. clipped front flap. medium red clothbound HB has a black label stamped with gilt titles just below head. prior owner(s) names in ink on right fep. interior ivory textblock is neatly bound, pages clean. head-edge a touch marked with tiny smudges, other edges fine. 269 pp. ISBN# 52104071X.
Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 1989. Octavo; pp 272; VG/VG-; white spine with gold text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior, minor chipping to corners; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, minor wear to edges, strong boards; text block shows minor wear to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean;.
New York: HarperCollins, 2018. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Mostly black spine with dark gold text: DJ is clean with light shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean, minor edgewear, slight bumping to head and tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock exterior has small stain to fore edge else clean, pages clean and unmarked: First Edition: 397 pp.
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.
New York: Philosophical Library. Octavo; G/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, grey with black print; DJ in mylar, has tears across top and bottom edges especially at spine caps and flap folds, portion of top edge torn away, spotting/smudging/shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, bumped top outer corners and bottom edges, some spotting, wear to spine caps; Textblock has red-tinted top edge, mild tanning to endpapers, clean interior; vi, 122 pages.
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.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1929. First Edition / Limited Edition. Octavo; First Edition, Limited edition no. 138 of 250; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, yellow with silver print; Boards in brown paper and yellow cloth with silver print in clear plastic cover, wear to outside corners, spine caps, bottom edges; Textblock clean and tight, gilt top edge, deckle edges; Signed in ink by the author on the limited edition page; xi, 325, xii pages.
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.
New York: William Morrow and Company Inc, 2000. First edition. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Black and orange spine with orange/yellow and white text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; boards are strong and clean; SIGNED by Gart Hart (true author - John Blackthorn is a pseudonym) on the title page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 368.
Port Washington, NY and London: Kennikat Press, 1970. Facsimile reprint. Octavo; pp 501+455; VG/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text to red panel; originally published in 1855, this reprint from 1970; 2 volumes; cloths have slight wear to exteriors, minor wear to edges, strong boards; text blocks show light soiling to exterior edges; clean interiors;.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1973. First printing. Octavo; pp 707; VG-/G; sun faded red spine with gray and ivory text; dust jacket has chipping to head and spine edges, chipped corners, sunning and small enclosed tear to spine; cloth has sunning to exterior, light sunning to spine; text block has slight ivory toning to exterior edges, interior clean;.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1951. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Blue spine with white/yellow text; DJ with mylar exterior shows moderate edgewear around corners and spine; Boards strong, clean; Textblock has numerous small heavy stains on exterior head, two smaller spots on fore edge; Binding strong; 337pp.