New York: Harper & Brothers, 1851. Description: John P. Durbin. Observation in the East, Chiefly in Egypt, Palestine, Syria, and Asia Minor. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1851. Ninth edition. Two volumes. Octavo. Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Dimensions: w 5.5 x h 8 in Condition: Good+. Mild wear to head and tail of spine with bumping to corners. Light foxing to text block. Previous owner’s name to front pastedown. LJ Consign. Shelved in Middle Room.
Egyptology/Egyptian History [Dupont Only]
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Zurich: Artemis and Winkler, 1991. First Edition. Quarto, 263 pages; VG-/VG; spine dark blue with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and soiling; spine slightly cocked; previous owner's bookplate at front paste down; text in English and German; contains black and white and full color photos; pages clean; shelved Egyptology.
Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1958. First Edition. Octavo; 354 pp; G+ Hardcover; Bound in red cloth with Gilt text; Boards have bowing to covers, minor edgewear and shelfwear, rubbing to corners; Textblock has book plate on front endpaper, otherwise clean; Shelved in Economics.
London: Chapman and Hall, Limited, 1883. First Edition. Octavo, two volumes; VG-; three-quarter binding of brown leather, covers in marbled paper; spines with raised bands and gilt lettering; some shelf wear; joints of vol. 1 starting; front joint of vol. 2 starting; shredding to board corners of both volumes; wear to head and tail of spines; upper edges gilt; contains numerous black and white and full color plates; pages clean; shelved above WWII.
New York: Macmillan, 1908 & 1909. First Edition, first printing. Octavos; 594 & 600 pages; VG-; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering; Some wear to the fore edges of the boards on both volumes, corners bumped and starting to fray; Bindings secure; Previous owner's bookplates; Upper edge gilt with some abrasions; Some foxing, mostly to the edges of the text block; No writing or underlining Shelved in Middle Room.
London: J.S Virtue and Co., n.d. . First edition. Quarto; 138 pages; VG-; Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering and embossed designs; Some scuffing, scratching to the boards, fraying at the corners and spine edges; Binding tight; Some foxing throughout; Age toned; 4 pages of advertisements in rear are slightly loose but attached; SEE ALL 5 IMAGES FOR DETAILS. SOME ECOMMERCE SITES HAVE IMAGE CAPS, SO IF YOU DON'T SEE ALL 5 IMAGES, CONTACT SELLER FOR MORE INFORMATION NOTE: Shelved in middle room, in Upstairs offices area.
London: George Routledge and Sons, 1928. First Edition. Octavo, 318 pages; G; full binding of green buckram; spine with gilt lettering; scuffing to covers and spine; back joint starting; corners slightly bumped; wear to fore edges of boards; mild soiling to fore edge of text block; pages clean LJ consignment; shelved Middle Room.
Leipzig, Germany: Karl Baedeker, 1914. Seventh Edition. Octavo, 458 pages; G; full binding of red cloth; spine with gilt lettering; moderate shelf wear; closed tears at head and tail of spine; small closed tears at upper edge of back cover; all edges marbled; tanning to pages; both hinges split; contains maps throughout; two ribbon bookmarks; pages clean LJ consignment; shelved Middle Room.
New York: Dodd, Mead, & Company, 1907. First Edition. Octavo, 473 pages; VG; full binding of pink cloth; spine with gilt lettering and blind tooled design; mild shelf wear; mild bumping to back board fore edge; mild wear at crown and tail of spine; upper edge gilt; previous owner's bookplate at front free end paper; full color illustrated plates throughout; pages clean LJ consignment; shelved Middle Room.
London: Bernard Quaritch, 1898. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 60 pages with 4 pages of ads; VG-: Green cloth boards and spine with gilt lettering; Edge wear, corners bumped with some fraying to spine edges as well as corners; Wear and fading to spine; Ownership marks on ffep; Pages toned, free of marking; Some spotting/foxing, mostly to endpapers LJ consignment. Shelved Middle Room.
New York: Harry Abrams, 1990. Reprinted. Larger Octavo; pp 421; VG-/paperback; gray spine with white text; out of print; this part only; covers have slight sunning to spine; crease to front fore corner; exterior shows some rubbing due to handling; intact panels; text block has light tone to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
London: W. Richardson, 1801. Octavo, 334 pages; G; bound in contemporary marbled boards, rebacked in brown cloth, red label with gilt titling; moderate rubbing to boards; new endpapers, with old endpapers preserved; front pastedown with bookplate, ownership stamp, signature of Millard Fillmore, dated Nov. 6th, 1858.; two folding plates plus folding frontispiece; SG consignment; shelved case 5.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930. First American Edition. Quarto, 177 pages; VG-; fully bound in brown cloth, spine has gilt lettering and tooling, front cover has gilt tooling and rulers; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has chipping at the top and bottom of the spine, has bumping on the fore edge corners, has minor rubbing on both covers and a minor scratch on the spine; pages have minor age toning and dust build up along the top edge; contains several tipped in plates with tissue guards; Shelved Case 7.
London: Day & Son, 1856. Quarto, unpaginated; VG; 3/4 bound in black leather, black pebbled cloth boards; paneled black spines with gilt lettering and tooling; spine has some rubbing, minor scratches; mild wear to corners; small bookseller sticker on front pastedown; all plates present and in excellent condition; shelved case 7.