Montreal: The Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity, 2003. Second Edition. Octavo; pp 937; G/paperback; purple spine with white and green text; covers show slight rubbing to exterior; lightly bumped edges; intact panels; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean;.
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New York: Fowler & Wells Co., Publishers, 1892. 10mo; pp 191; G-; dark brown spine with light green text; no jacket; original publisher's cloth has moderate wear to exterior; slightly age darkened spine and fore edges; minor chips to spine edges and corners; black decorative border and illustration to front; embossed decorations to rear panel; text block shows age darkened exterior edges; hairline crack to front gutter at front endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated;.
New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1987. First Printing. Octavo; G; black spine with gilt text; first printing; no jacket; cloth exterior has slight wear; mildly splayed boards; exterior text block edges have light wear; previous owner's name to fep; inked notes to fep; intact binding; some marginalia and underlining inside; pp 305.
London: Black, Perry, and Kingsbury, 1812. Second Edition. Octavo, xxv, , 2-164 pages,  ads; VG; newly rebound in 1/4 brown leather, gray cloth boards, gilt titling to spine; name written to title page; with half-title, folding frontispiece; water-stain to lower edge of frontispiece; fore and lower page edges untrimmed; shelved case 10.
New York: George R Lockwood, n.d. [1870?]. Early Edition. Quarto; VG-; 334 pages; Tooled leather with gilt titling on spine, raised bands; VOL. 2 ONLY; Full color plates intact, protected by tissue guards; Gilt edges; Sewn-in silk bookmark; Marbled endpapers; Bookstore bookplate on front pastedown; Scuffing and some fraying to the edges of the boards and spine; Bumping/fraying to the corners; Some foxing to the edges of the text block; Toning to pages as typical; PS Consignment, shelved case 3.
Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1989. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with white print; Boards in black cloth with green and white print, slight wear to spine caps and front hinge, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; viii, 256 pages, illustrated ("with 42 figures and 47 tables").
New York: Philosophical Library, 1989. Octavo; 2 volumes; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spines, black with gold and white print; DJs have edgewear, mild shelfwear; Boards in black cloth with gold print, wear to spine caps, bumps to corners, else clean and strong; Text blocks have very slight tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; Review request addressed to Gertrude Himmelfarb laid in (vol. 1); CONTENTS: Vol. I. Science (xvi, 551 pages, frontispiece, illustrated, 0802225446) — Vol. II. Philosophy os Science, Philosophy of Religion, History, Education, and Constitutional Issues (xix, 563 pages, frontispiece, illustrated, 0802225434).
London: Trubner and Co., 1888. Small quarto; pp 45; G-/no-DJ; sunned blue spine with gilt text to burgundy paper label; cloth has sunned spine and head edge; lightly sunfaded exterior otherwise; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges; ex-library with pouch to ffep; bookbinder's tape to gutters; title page adhered to endpaper; two other pages adhered to blank pages; interior lightly toned; stain to tail edge of few pages; probably rebound; profusely illustrated; previous owner's bookplate to rear pastedown 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.
London, New York, Ibadan: Cambridge University Press, 1966. 10mo; pp 295; G/G; blue spine with black and beige text; dust jacket shows some soiling to exterior; moderate rubbing wear to edges; mildly sunned spine; light pencil to front; price clipped front flap; cloth has lightly sunned spine; slightly darkened edges; sturdy boards; text block had slightly toned exterior edges; light marginalia in pencil; tight binding;.
Berlin: Verlag von Julius Springer, 1921. Octavo; pp 644; G; 1/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text; marbled boards; no jacket; this volume only; cloth shows modest wear to edges; minor spots to exterior; sturdy boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; German text;.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1962. First Edition. Octavo, 368 pages; VG/None; full green buckram binding; spine with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear and soiling; corners bumped; mild pebbling to front cover; upper edge dyed yellow; contains black and white illustrations; pages clean; shelved Case 10.
Wellington, NZ: Nova Pacifica, 1982. First Edition. Folio, xii, 376pp.; VG; no dust jacket; Does not come with slipcase; spine has five raised bands, gilted motifs in four compartments and red & sky blue calf title labels with gilt lettering in two compartments; covers half navy blue calf leather, red calf date emblem to upper board surrounded by gilt decoration; hand marbled endpapers; text block slightly dirty in lower corner; text clean; bumping to corners of boards; small scratch to front board; due to weight shipping may be extra; shelved second alcove.
New York and London: Hafner Publishing Co., 1968. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 58; G; dark green spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; ex-library sticker to spine; sticker to rear; text block has mild tone to exterior edges; tight binding; ex-library plate to front pastedown; other ex-library markings inside; text pages clean; illustrated.
Berlin: Springer, 2011. Reprint. Octavo; VG-/no DJ Paperback. Green and white spine with white text; MyCopy Digital Reprint. Cover with shelfwear (see photos), rubbing to corners, remnants of a sticker on the front cover and bookstore sticker on rear cover; Pages clean and free of underlining/highlighting. pp242.
London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co., 1890. Third Edition. Octavo; pp 615; G+/no-DJ; brown spine with gilt text and decorations to spine; full leather binding; scarce in leather; raised bands to spine; boards have slight rubbing to exterior; gilt borders to panels; mild wear to edges; marbled text block slight sun faded; ex-library's bookplate to front pastedown; marbled endpapers; slight foxing to some early pages; interior clean; profusely illustrated; tight binding;.
New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1873. First US Edition. Octavo, 374 pages,  ads; G+; bound inn publisher's brown cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine, embossed designs on front and rear board; Some bumping and fraying at the corners; Cloth torn but intact at the spine edges; 7 heliotype plates, of which 3 are folding; Previous owner's stamp on paste-down; Interior age toned but free of marking; EO Consignment; Shelved case 10.
London: John Murray, 1904; 1911; 1912; 1909. Mixed Edition. Octavo, 4 vols.; VG-; contemporary three-quarter blue calf bindings, boards in blue cloth; spines paneled, with gilt lettering; some shelf wear and scuffing; corners bumped; slight fading to all spines; some wear to joints; mild wear to crowns and tails of spines; upper edges of all vols. gilt; stamp to upper right corner of front free end paper recto of all vols. reading "THE TIMES BOOK CLUB"; frontispieces of all vols. offset; mild foxing to textblocks; pages clean; shelved above Aviation History.
London: John Murray, 1828. First Edition. 8vo., 273 pages; G+; green cloth spine faded to brown, remnants of a tan label with black lettering, brown paper boards; moderate wear to boards, including bumping to corners, staining; spine has some fraying, signs of glue repair; small sticker with previous owners name on front pastedown; most pages uncut; mild foxing; shelved case 10.
Gaithersburg: National Bureau of Standards, 1972. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; navy spine, gold text; cover has bumping in bottom right corner; textblock has stamp on front free endpaper, staining around edges, otherwise clean; pp 1031. [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].
Champaign: The American Oil Chemists' Society, 1979. Octavo; G; Hardcover; Spine, yellow with black print; Boards in yellow cloth with black print, wear to corners and spine caps, slight shelfwear; Text block has light spotting to edges, slight puckering to pages, some pages are paper-clipped, clean text; Inscribed in ink by the editors on the front flyleaf; xi, 344 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York: Garden City Publishing, 1925. Early Reprint. Octavo, 315 pages; VG-/VG-; spine is faded green with black lettering, dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has corners cut, has wear along the top and bottom edges, has a small open tear at the top of the spine, has creasing along the sides of the spine, has minor discoloration throughout; binding has wear and fraying at the top and bottom of the spine; pages have age toning and discoloration along the top edge; shelved case 12.
Princeton NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007. Second Edition. Large Octavo; VG-/paperback; blue/green pictorial spine with yellow text; second edition; covers fully intact; light crinkles to lower spine; only light exterior wear; slight crease to fore tail edge; mild rubbing to edges; text block exterior edges show light soiling; small stain inside front cover; small stain to tail edge to fep; previous owner's embossed stamp to title page; mild creases to fore tail edges to first few pages; interior pages clean; illustrated; pp 484.
n.p. Self Published, c.1873. Octavo; pp 1211; Good; burgundy spine with black text; no jacket; original publisher's cloth has slight wear to exterior; black/gilt designs to front; some rubbing to edges and corners; strong boards; text block marbled; marbled endpapers; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; previous owner's name to verso of ffep; illustrated; good binding;.
New York: Reinhold Publishing Corporation, 1961. Octavo; Second printing; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with gold print on green banners; Boards in tan cloth, light wear to corners and spine caps, mild bump to top fore corners, else clean and strong; Text block has cracked front and rear hinges, else clean and tight; Two print columns on a page; xxiii, 1119 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Cambridge, New York, Melbourne: Cambridge University Press, 1998. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 346; G+/paperback; black spine with red and white text; covers show mild shelf wear to exterior; slight creasing to rear tail edge; intact panels; text block edges have light shelf wear; illustrated; good binding.
London: John Murray, 1859. Third Edition. Octavo; G+; Green spine with gilt lettering; 429 pages with two fold outs and pages of advertisements.; Darwin's contribution present and corrected on page 268. NOTES: The first edition of 1849 had a transposition error in Darwin's essay, some later states included a corrected text in a rear pocket. The second edition was issued in 1851, with no offprint of Darwin's article. This is the third edition, complete. Fold out maps are present, with some slight tears to the rear map.; Book has been repaired with original green cloth still present; Some cloth missing from the spine, lettering still present but worn; Former library book with bookplate from the Royal Navy on front paste down and faded ink stamp on title page; Boards show wear along the edges, corners bumped and beginning to fray. Pages are age toned, as is typical with some minor spotting, mostly at the beginning and on the fold outs; Interior otherwise clean and free of marking.; shelved case 10.
Plainview, NY: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, 1993. First Edition. Oblong quarto; unpaginated; VG/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; papered front with illustration and black text; cloth shows slight sun fading to exterior, mostly to spine; text block has light wear to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; inscribed by artist.
Frederiksberg, Denmark: Samfundslitteratur KVL Bogladen, 2002. First Edition. Octavo; pp 250; VG-/paperback; light blue/white pictorial spine with blue text; covers show little wear to exterior; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; intact panels; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Cambridge, New York, Victoria: Cambridge University Press, 1992. First Cambridge University Printing. Octavo; pp 298; VG-/paperback; red spine with white and gray text; slight vertical bend; covers has mild wear to exterior; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; intact panels; text block exterior edges have light tone; interior clean; illustrated.
Washington, D.C. ASM Press, 2007. Third Edition. Large, Thick Octavo; pp 1293; G; gray spine with white text; no jacket; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; small green dot sticker to spine; sticker to rear; strong boards; text block has mild soiling to exterior edges; broken rear hinge; interior clean; illustrated; additional shipping may be added to items due to weight.
London: The Royal Institute of Chemistry of Great Britain and Ireland, 1943. First Edition. 8vo, 31 pages, illustrated; G+; blue cover with black print, peripheral tanning, mild smudging and spotting, mild bumps to upper and lower outside corners, back cover has slight creasing along spine edge; clean interior but for light spotting.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1947. Octavo; 2 volumes; Fourth printing; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ in slipcase; DJ spine, tan with brown print; Slipcase in green paper with white and black print, torn at all corners, shelfwear; DJs are yellow, have light edgewear, small stain to rear and blemish to front (v. 2), tanning to spines; Boards in black cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text blocks have red-tinted top edge, name in ink on front pastedown, light tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; 2 vols., xv, 742, xiv pages, illustrated (b&w).