Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2008. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 435 pages; VG/VG; spine light tan, with black and purple lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and scuffing; mild wear to corners; mild wear to crown and tail of jacket spine; pages clean; shelved Middle Ages.
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Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1959. Small Octavo; pp 109; G/G; tanned beige spine with dark blue text; exterior to jacket shows some foxing; slight wear to joints and edges; sticker residue to front tail edge; cloth exterior has some age toning to joints; minor edge wear; mild water to front and rear; straight boards; tight binding; text block exterior edges have modestly age toned; offsetting to endpapers; slight underlining and notations to few pages.
New York: Augustus M. Kelley, 1949. 10mo; VG-/G; beige tan spine with black text; dust jacket exterior shows age toning to spine and fore edges; few chips to head and tail edges; otherwise slight handling wear; mylar wrapped jacket; cloth exterior has very mild wear; tight binding; straight boards; text block exterior edges have mildly age toned; previous bookshop's small label to front pastedown; some offseting to endpapers; illustrated; interior unmarked; pp 224.
New York: Random House, 1964. First Printing. Small Octavo; G+/G-; off-white spine with red, black and blue text; first printing; dust jacket exterior shows some soiling smudges; few chips to edges; light foxing inside jacket; cloth has slightly sunned edges; good, tight binding; textblock exterior edges have mild tone; endpapers show some offsetting; interior clean; pp 147; inscribed by author, Senator J.W. Fullbright.
New York: Pantheon Books, 1989. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; white spine with black text; first edition; dust jacket exterior shows light wear; mild tone toward edges; cloth exterior clean; good, tight binding; text block exterior edges show minimal wear; inscribed by author to ffep; interior pages clean; pp 243.
Hartford: Samuel Hanmer, Jr. and John Jay Phelps, 1831. Presumed First Edition. Small Octavo, v, -304 pages; G; Full calf, with gilt tooling to spine and gilt lettering; Boards show moderate plus wear to joints, some light cracking to spine, and light shelf wear overall; Textblock has moderate age-toning and foxing to edges, light age-toning and foxing to pages interiorly, and the bookplate of "Canandaigua Franklin Library" on front pastedown; Lacking frontispiece. RWO.
London: G. G. and J. Robinson, et al. 1796. Tall Octavo, , xvi, 522 pages, ; Fair; Brown cloth library binding, with morocco spine label and gilt lettering; Boards show light bumping to corners and head/tail of spine, light plus wear to joints, and light shelfwear and discoloration overall; Textblock has moderate uneven age-toning to edges, light shelfwear to bottom edge, light age-toning to pages throughout interiorly, and light foxing to free-end pages; Binding split between titlepage and dedication; Engraved frontispiece portrait; Ownership inscription of Frederick Pollock appears in ink on front pastedown ("F Pollock / Linc: Inn"); Earlier ownership inscription in ink appears on sfep "W Mell[...] / 1836". RWO.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1868. Presumed First Edition. Octavo, , xxii,  - 401 pages, ; Fair; Brown cloth boards, with "U.S. Government Bindery" imprint to front and back covers, leather to spine worn off; Boards show substantial wear to corners and covers, moderate cracking along joints, and leather on spine largely worn away (quires partially exposed); Textblock has moderate plus age-toning to edges, light plus age-toning to pages interiorly throughout, some foxing and one damp-stain impacting the bottom margin near the binding; Volume III only; RWO.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1997. First Edition, Tenth Printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; black, brown and beige pictorial spine with white and yellow text; first edition, tenth printing; dust jacket exterior shows light wear; National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist sticker to front; three red circular stickers to exterior otherwise; cloth exterior has minimal wear; good, tight binding; textblock exterior edges have mild tone; interior clean; illustrated; pp 622; inscribed by author.
Philadelphia: John Grigg, 1827. Third American Edition. Tall Octavo, lvi, 455 pages, ; VG-; Full tree-calf, with black leather spine label and gilt lettering; Gilt dentelles to fore-edges; Boards have moderate shelfwear overall, light plus wear to corners and along joints, and some faint cracking to spine; Some light soiling to leather on spine; Textblock show moderate age-toning to speckled edges and moderate plus foxing to pages throughout interiorly; The signature of Maine geographer and cartographer Moses Greenleaf appears in ink on the front paste-down; The bookplate of former owner "E. C. Smith" appears on the front pastedown, as does his signature in pencil on ffep. RWO.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1868. First Edition. Octavos, Three Volumes; G; Brown cloth boards, with gilt lettering to spine and "U.S. Government Bindery" imprint; Boards show light plus wear to corners, mild bumping to head/tail of spines, a crease to the back board of Vol. I, light plus chipping to head of Vol. II, some cracking to joint near tail of Vol. II, and very light wear overall; Textblocks have moderate age-toning and light staining to edges, light foxing to free end pages, a closed tear to the ffep of Vol. I, and some moderate damp-staining to pages in the second half of Vol. I; CONTENTS: Vol. I (, xxii, 741 pages, ) -- Vol. II (, xxii, -498 pages, ) -- Vol. III (, xxii,  - 401 pages, ). RWO.
Praha: Lidove noviny, 1999. Octavo; VG/VG-; dark brown spine with white text; Czech edition; small chips to head edge to dust jacket; otherwise exterior shows minimal wear; cloth exterior clean; tight binding; text block exterior tail edge has few darkish smudges; exterior head and tail edges clean; interior pages clean; illustrated; pp 441; text in Czech NOTE: Shelved in glass case near stairs on the sales floor.
n.p. Cold War Studies Center, Harvard University, 2017. Octavo; VG-/paperback; lavender spine with black and white text; periodical; Volume 19, Number I; Winter 2017; covers have light exterior wear; minor edge wear; mild crease to front joint; intact binding; text block exterior edges have minimal wear; interior clean; pp 219.
New York: The MacMillan Company, 1969. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 233 pages; VG-/VG-; black spine with white and yellow lettering; dust jacket protected by mylar covering; price uncut but crossed out '4.95'; deckled edge; mild discoloration and staining on top edge; mild rubbing to jacket, including a couple small tears along the top edge; light shelf wear to boards and slight discoloration along boards' top edge; shelved African-Americana.
A La Haye [Hague]: [n.pub], 1774. Octavo, xii, 411 pages; G+; Dark brown leather with gilt lettering and graphics; Fold out map at back intact; Bookplate of South Carolina Congressional delegate Francis Kinloch appears on front pastedown; Inscription from previous owner Manuel E. Hunt appears in ink on ffep, as does Hunt's signature on the bookplate of Kinloch.
London: J. Bew, 1783. First English Edition. Small Octavos, two volumes; G; Contemporary half-calf with green marbled boards, black spine labels and gilt lettering; Boards show moderate wear to corners, light+ wear to heads/tails of spines, light shelfwear overall, and front board of volume one is detached; Textblocks have moderate age-toning to edges, light+ foxing interiorly, and some faint soiling to fore-edge of Vol. I; The name of a previous owner ("Frank E. Taylor / Charleston / SC" appears in ink on the front pastedowns of both volumes; Contents: Vol. I. (, 283 pages) -- Vol. II. (, 296 pages).; shelved case 7.
The Hague: Jean Van Duren, 1741. First Edition. Octavo, xxxii, 354 pages; G+; Full calf, banded spine with gilt graphic and lettering; Boards have moderate wear to edges and corners, moderate+ wear to joints and bands, and significant chipping to leather near tail of spine; Textblock has light age-toning overall interiorly, and single small instance of worming in the bottom-right quadrant of all pages (not impacting text); a.e.d.
[n.p.]: [n.p.], 1749. First Edition. Small Octavo, xix, , 194 pages; VG; Full mottled calf, with banded and gilt tooled spine and leather spine label with gilt lettering; Boards show moderate wear to corners and to joints along spine; Textblock has very light staining to red-dyed edges. Cioranescu 46027; Goldsmiths 8389.
New York: J. Tiebout & Sons, 1817. First Edition. Octavo, , vii, , 161, ; VG-; Rebound (20th-century) in brown cloth, with black spine label and gilt lettering; Boards show very light wear to corners and some faint discoloration to front cover; Textblock has light+ age-toning and foxing to edges, a very faint water stain impacting bottom-third of pages 16 - 55, and a 2-inch square dampstain in the top-third of the titlepage through page 6; A former owner's signature appears on the titlepage, as does a faded library stamp.; shelved case 7.
Columbia: Telescope Office, 1832. First Edition. 6mo., 110,  pages; VG-; Bound in paper-covered boards; rebacked with modern green cloth spine with gilt tooling; Boards somewhat stained and bumped; Title page torn at top margin with archival repair; annotations to dedication page; text block foxed; Damp staining to lower edge near spine in second half of volume.
Paris: Librairie Gallimard, 1951. Mixed Editions. 10mo; VG-; 1/4 bound reddish brown spines with brown and blue text to paper labels; 2 volumes: volume I, pp 466,1951; volume II, pp 398, 1951; exteriors to beige marbled boards clean; goodbindings; text block exterior edges show slight wear; interiors have age toned modestly; text in French.
Norwood MA: Artech House, Inc., 2007. Larger Octavo; VG; blue/light gray spine with red and blue text; no dust jacket; cloth exterior has minimal wear; strong boards; textblock exterior edges very good; interior clean; illustrated; pp 335 NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase wrapping around the 15's bookcases.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1954. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, orange with white print; DJ has edgewear with small tears at spine ends and flap corners, toning to spine, peripheral toning; Boards in brown cloth, wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block has grey tinted top edge, name in ink on front pastedown, slight tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; xix, 395 pages, illustrated (b&w graphs, charts).
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. Second edition. Octavo; 2nd edition; Fair+; Paperback; Spine, red and black with white print; Cover has edgewear with creasing, curling to fore corners, vendor label on rear, shelfwear; Text block has curling to fore corners, highlighting with marginal notation, smudging to rear endpapers; xi, 687 pages.
Cambridge, London, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1986. Reprinted. Octavo; G/paperback; white spine with purple and orange text; reprinted; covers have mild exterior wear; slightly thumbed fore edges; otherwise minor edge wear; binding intact; text block exterior edges show slight shelf wear; light stain to exterior fore edge; faint damp stain inside front cover; interior pages clean; pp 321.
The Hague: Published for The Foundation for the Study of Plural Societies by Martinus Nijhoff, 1975-1976. Octavo; 5 volumes; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spines, light blue with dark blue print; DJs have light edgewear, mild smudging, peripheral toning; Boards in blue cloth, light wear to spine caps and corners, moisture stain to bottom portion of vols. 1-2, else clean and strong; Text blocks clean and tight but for moisture stains to endpapers of vols. 1-2; CONTENTS: Vol. 1 (1975; ISBN 9024717809) xxi, 582 pages — Vol. 2 (1975; ISBN 9024717817) xii, 555 pages — Vol. 3 (1976; ISBN 9024719550) xiii, 579 pages — Vol. 4 (1976; ISBN 9024719569) xi, 568 pages — Vol. 5 (1976; ISBN 9024719577) x, 589 pages. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1950. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with green print; DJ has light edgewear, toning to spine, light peripheral toning, price-clipped; Boards in brown cloth, clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front endpapers, mild age toning to paper, else clean and tight; xvii, 315 pages.
Oxon and New York: Routledge, 2010. First Edition. Octavo; G+; blue spine with white text; first edition; no jacket; cloth exterior has mild wear; slightly rubbed corners; tight binding; strong boards; textblock clean; handwritten copious notes to fep, as well as to verso, as is; also other underlining and marginalia inside, as is; illustrated; pp 276 NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to 7's Ephemera section.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/G; sunned mustard yellow spine with white text; first edition; dust jacket has some wear to exterior showing soiling; minor chips to spine edges; otherwise light crinkles to head and tail edges; rolled in fore edges have foxing; price clipped front flap; cloth exterior has minimal wear; tight binding; straight boards; textblock exterior edges have some foxing; light foxing to first and last few pages; interior clean otherwise; pp 286.
Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press. Collector's Facsimile Edition. Octavo, 23 pages; VG; three-quarter navy leather binding, boards in navy cloth; spine with gilt lettering and design; in publisher's original glassine wrapper; mild shelf wear and scuffing; informational pamphlet loose within; pages clean; shelved Easton Press.
Notre Dame and London: University of Notre Dame Press, 1967. Octavo; G+; sunned orange and brown spine with brown text; no jacket; cloth exterior shows some sunning to front and rear, mostly toward head and fore edges; few scratches otherwise; text block exterior edges have mild tone; exterior head edge colored red; remainder mark to exterior tail edge; interior pages clean; pp 442.
NSW: Allen & Unwin Australia Pty. Ltd., 1998. First Edition. 10mo; G/paperback; white spine with black text; first edition; covers have minimal wear; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; intact binding; text block exterior edges show some smudges; slight defect to front hinge; brownish damp stains to lower fore edges to pp 63-92; minor cracking to gutter to pp 92-93; otherwise interior pages good; illustrated; pp 214 This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Washington City: W. Duane, 1807. First Edition. Octavo, , 96 pages; VG-; Side-sewn pamphlet, bound in modern light brown boards, with leather label to front cover and gilt lettering; Boards show moderate plus age-toning overall, with light wear to head/tail of spine; Textblock has moderate age-toning and foxing to edges and interiorly throughout. Background: William Duane assumed editorship of Bache's "Aurora" after the latter's passing, and became one of the foremost American journalists of his time. A strident Jeffersonian, he railed against both the Alien and Sedition Acts (for which he was briefly imprisoned), and the potential war with France over the XYZ Affair.
Surrey UK: Public Record Office, 1999. Octavo; VG-/G; pp 442; black, white and gray spine with white and black text; dust jacket exterior shows slight soiling to edges; lightly sunned spine; cloth clean; tight binding; straight boards; text block fore edge has spot stains to fore edge; other edges good; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated.
Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 1962. Octavo; VG-/G; beige spine with dark red text; dust jacket exterior shows modest wear, due to handling; chip to front head fore corner; otherwise few dings to edges; cloth exterior has minimal wear; strong boards; tight binding; text block exterior edges have mild age toning; frontispiece; interior pages clean; pp 357.
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited, 1949. Second Impression. Octavo; G+; sunned green spine with gilt text; second impression; no jacket; cloth front and rear have slight wear; mildly sunned edges; straight boards; slight gap to binding to head edge; text block exterior edges have modestly age toned; previous owner's name to exterior tail edge and front pastedown; minor defect to gutter to title page; some pencil inside; pp 314.
New York, Chichester, west Sussex: Columbia University Press, 2010. Octavo; VG-/VG-; dark gray spine with white and blue text; dust jacket exterior shows slight wear; minor edge wear; creased front flap; cloth has light whitish smudges to exterior; tight binding; text block exterior edges have mild tone; some pencil underlining and marginalia inside; pp 471.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1965. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/G; red, blue and black spine with ivory text; first edition; dust jacket exterior shows modest wear; spine has darkened slightly due to handling; few, minor chips to edges; cloth has very slight wear; sturdy boards; text block exterior fore and tail edges have mild tone; deckled fore edge; slight chip to tail edges to some first pages; chip to rear endpaper and endpaper to tail edge; head edge painted red; interior pages clean; pp 228.
Venice: Baglioni, 1629. Quarto, , , 446 pages; G+; Rebacked, calf bound, banded spine with vellum label and gilt lettering; Boards show slight bowing to front cover, moderate wear to corners, and moderate chipping to head/tail of spine; Text-block has moderate foxing to edges, and some minor worming to front and back pastedowns.; RW consignment; shelved case 8 1/4.
Leipzig: Ex Officina Weidmanniana, 1737. Quarto, , 941 pages, ; G+, Full contemporary vellum with banded spine and handwritten lettering; Covers tooled; Boards show light soiling overall, bowing to front and back covers, and the vellum is cracked along the joint of the front cover; Text-block has light age-toning to speckled edges, and very light foxing to pages. An important work from the foremost Dutch humanist jurist of the 18th century.; RW consignment; shelved case 8 1/4.
Amsterdam [Château de Sully]: Alethinosgraphe de Clearetimelee [Château de Sully], 1638. First Edition. Folio, , , 535 pages, , 448 pages; VG-; Full calf, repaired, with banded spine and gilt lettering; Boards show light wear to edges, light plus bumping to top corners, and light shelf-wear overall; Text-block has light plus soiling to top- and fore-edge, and very light uneven age-toning; Hand-colored Author's devices on title-pages of each volume; Authentic first edition from the author's private press in the Chateau de Sully (Sully's poem "Paralella Caesaris Et Henrici Magni" appears in both Latin and French in non-italic font), not one of the many forgeries issued around the same time.; RW consignment; shelved case 7.
London: Richardum Tottill [Richard Tottell], 1587. Small Octavo, , 250 leaves, ; VG; Contemporary English full leather cameo binding, tooled in blind with the initials “H.R.”; Rebacked and corners repaired, with modern endpapers; Title leaf soiled and repaired at margin, not impacting text; Name of “S. Mead” stamped on title page; Untrimmed copy; minor flaws to margins of some pages due to original size of paper; Heavily annotated in a beautiful early hand in French and, occasionally, in English; Annotation regarding “Mr Crooke Recorder of London” on final original leaf.; RW consignment; shelved case 7.
London: James Flesher for R. Royston, 1662. First Edition. Folio, , 458 pages, , pp. 3- 733, ; VG-; Full contemporary calf, rebacked, tooled spine with gilt lettering; Boards have moderate plus wear to front and back covers, moderate wear to corners and bottom edge, and light shelf-wear to leather on spine (especially head of spine); Text-block has moderate plus age-toning to edges, and light plus age-toning to ffep and frontispiece engravings; The bookplate of Ernest Benzon appears on the front pastedown, and signature of a former owner reading “Derby” appears on the address leaf; title-pages are red-ruled; Includes two double-page plates, an engraved title-page, and another full page engraving.; RW consignment; shelved case 7.