Venice: Aldus Manutius, 1564. Octavo, 141 pages, 128 pages; G+; full contemporary vellum binding; spine paneled, with chipped and illegible 20th century paper label; mild shelf wear and soiling; corners bumped; lower edge of front board exposed; mild wear to crown and tail of spine; all edge dyed navy; lower headband snapped at center; previous owners' inscriptions at front pastedown; lower 2/3 of Book 1 title page missing; contemporary underlining and marginalia throughout; previous owner's inscription at colophon, dated 1812; consignment; shelved Case 3.
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[London]: 1793. Small Octavo,  pages, 26, 51 [-52-53] 54 leaves; VG-; bound in black paper boards, paper label to spine, chipping and wear, especially to tail of spine; some waviness to text block; first gathering partially detached; Foliated sections are printed on versos only; rectos are printed blank. Includes lists for captains, masters, commanders and lieutenants. Most rectos for Masters and Commanders and Captains are hand-annotated in ink with marks identifying deaths or promotions, the versos marked with simple 'x's. The Admirals are printed on both rectos and versos with ink check marks and names crossed out. The Lieutenants are marked in pencil. "General Nelson" in written in ink on the title page; shelved case 9.
[Rome]: [Giovanni Giacomo de Rossi], [c. 1670]. Oblong Folio, 8 plates; G; bound in later three-quarter vellum, patterned paper boards; mild rubbing and wear; Features 10 engravings on 8 plates; backing to gutter of plates 1-4, lower edge of 4, 8, fore edge of 5-8, upper edge of 8, lower fore corner of 8; small water-stain to lower edge of 2, 4, 5, 8; small loss to lower edge of 1-4; single tape repair to plate 2; some wear to fore edge from handling; some foxing; 1) Disegno et sito del sontuoso giardino et palazzo del Gran Duca di Toscana in Roma; 2) Villa Borghesia; 3) Giardino del Ill.mo Card Montalto; 4) Giardino de Gl' Illmi Sigri Mattei; 5) Pitratto Nel Quale Si Rappresenta Il Vero Sito Dell' Horti Et Fontane Che Coningeniosissimi Adornamentiet Maraviglie Si...; 6) Font. In Roma Nella Piazza Di. S. Pietro [AND] Font. In Roma Nella Piazza Di. S. Giacomo Scorcia Cavalii; 7) Fon. In R. Nel Cortile Grande Nel Vaticano [AND] Fonta. In Roma Nel Monte Giordano Al Palazzo Delli Sig Or Sini; 8) Fonta. In Ro. Nel La Piaz. Giudea [AND] Fonta. Nel Ponte Sisti in Roma; shelved case 4.
Paris: A. Hermann, Librairie Scientifique, 1883. Second Edition. Large Octavo, 164 pages. In Very Good minus condition. Bound in full blue cloth, with gilt titling to spine. Cloth shows slight wear overall, and minor fraying to tail of spine. Text block has light offsetting to leaves at the front and rear, and binding beginning to split between pages 66 and 67. Two fold out plates at rear. Text in French. Ampère's magnum opus, this work is the founding treatise of electrodynamics. Shelved in Case 10.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1974. First Edition, Second Printing. Octavo, 349 pages; VG/VG-; spine is pictorial with black and red lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, price uncut '$8.95', has minor wear and rubbing; signed flat on the ffep by both Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein; First Edition, Second Printing; scarce signed by both; shelved case 5.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1946. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 225 pages; VG/VG; spine black with white and beige titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut, some shelfwear and rubbing, some chipping to head and tail of spine, wear to hinges; embossed ownership stamp to half-title page; printed on brittle war-time paper; shelved case 9.
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1952. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 220 pages; G+/G+; red spine with black and white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; significant shelfwear and rubbing to the jacket; marked soiling to the jacket with particularly significant soiling to the back of DJ; significant creasing to the top and bottom of the jacket; marked tearing and chipping to the head and tail of the spine; small open tears to either side of the spine at the head and the tail; significant fading to the spine; 3 small closed tears near the top of the back of the jacket; long creases to the fore edges of the jacket; marked tearing and creasing to the corners of the jacket flaps; 1.5 inch long closed tear to the top corner of the front flap; minor soiling to the jacket flaps; price unclipped '$2.50'; pencil marks to the inside of the jacket at the center of the spine; marked bumping to the corners of the boards and the tail of the spine; significant chipping to the cloth at the edges of the boards; spine is cocked; minor soiling to text block edges; fore edge of text block is deckled; marked soiling and age-toning to the front and back paste downs and free endpapers; previous owner's bookplate to the front paste down; imprint from bookplate to ffep; orange sticker from former bookstore to the back paste down; imprint from sticker to verso bfep; pencil markings to verso bfep; inked by previous owner on verso ffep; gutter split and webbing visible between ffep & half-title and recto bfep & preceding page; scattered soiling to the pages throughout; shelved in Case 6.
Tarzana, CA: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., 1932. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 314 pages; VG-/VG-; spine white, with blue and red lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and scuffing; corners bumped; small chips missing at corners of flap folds; two-inch closed tear at upper right corner of jacket front; front jacket joint starting; some wear to crown and tail of jacket spine; some scuffing to jacket overall; small light-colored stain at upper right corner of front board; upper edge dyed red; upper edge stamped "OFFICE FILE COPY" in black; contains four black and white illustrated plates; pages clean; shelved Case 8.
London: John Calder in association with Olympia Press, 1963. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 215 pages. In Very Good condition with dust jacket in Very Good minus condition. Spine is off-white with black titling. Dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, but showing minor chipping to head and tail off spine and corners, along with minor shelfwear and a small dent and hole to middle of front hinge. Price cut. Signed flat by Burroughs on the title page below his printed name. Shelved in Case 2.
Venice: Aldus Manutius, 1565. Octavo, 304 pages; VG-; contemporary full vellum binding; spine with paneled gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear and soiling; corners bumped; multiple small dark spots at front and back board; crown and tail of spine mildly bumped; all edges with decorative blue speckling; contemporary doodles and marginalia at title page; contemporary underlining and marginalia, including poorly-drawn manicules; collation complete; consignment; shelved Case 3.
New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1942. First US Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 270 pages; VG-/Fair; spine black, with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; small chips missing at corners of flap folds; four-inch closed tear at front of jacket, three-inch tear at jacket front; upper quarter of jacket spine missing; small chips missing at tail of jacket spine; front jacket joint completely split; small chip missing at upper edge of jacket back; price uncut '$2.00'; upper edge of volume spine faded; marked age-toning throughout textblock; pages clean; shelved Case 6.
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1925. First Edition, first printing. Octavo; G+/G+; 108 pages; Green jacket with spine toned brown with black lettering; Multicolored boards with white paper title; Jacket is chipped at the edges, spine toned, tear to the front flap at the lower part of the fold; Front gutter cracking at the lower 3"; Pages toned; Bookplate of the Arthur B. Spingarn Collection of Negro Literature on front pastedown; Association copy: Has been inscribed to Augustus Granville Dill, a student of W.E.B. Du Bois, friend of Langston Hughes and a leading figure of the Harlem Renaissance. Shelved case 0.
London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1966. First British Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 236 pages; G-/G-; spine white with blue titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '42s net', significant chipping, including most of 'General' on the front cover, lower fore corner of the rear cover, upper front hinge, closed tears to top edge of front cover; front board and extremities of rear board water-stained; Inscribed to General W. Riley on the half-title by Dayan, dated 18.16.66; inscription caused pressure marks onto title page and contents; address label of General Riley on title page; shelved case 9.
Paris: L'Edition D'Art H. Piazza, c.1912. Quarto, , -116,  pages; VG-; bound in half green leather, paneled spine with gilt titling, patterned paper boards; newly rebacked with spine preserved; some rubbing and wear, fading and rubbing to paper boards, wear to extremities; top edge gilt; with 50 tipped-in color plates with captioned tissue guards; text in French; shelved case 14.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. First Edition, First Printing, First Issue, First State Dust Jacket. Octavo, 355 pages; VG/G+; spine blue with white and red titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$2.50', three small pieces of tape to the top edge, slight offsetting to the interior of the front cover from gold label, some chipping to head of spine, top edge, some mild shelfwear and rubbing; First Edition, First Printing, First Issue, First State Dust Jacket, with Catherine Barkley" misspelled "Katharine Barclay" to summary on front flap, published 1929, stated on copyright and title page, no mention of further printings, lacks legal disclaimer to p. x; TC consignment; shelved case 2.
Cantabrigiae: Joannes Smith, 1829. Second Edition. Octavo, 542  pages; VG-; bound in contemporary polished calf by Budden with their stamp, paneled spine with gilt tooling, black label with gilt titling; binding rebacked with spine and boards preserved, reinforced hinges; some rubbing and scratches to binding; marbled endpapers; all edges gilt; with fore-edge painting of the Greek countryside; shelved case 3.
Firenze [Florence]: Gio. Gaetano Tartini, e Santi Franchi, 1718. Second Edition. Quartos, Three volumes. In Very Good condition. Bound in full contemporary vellum, with leather labels to heads of spines (remnants of newer labels to tails of spines) and small ink lettering to spines. Mild soiling and wear to vellum. Subtle restoration to bindings, not visible from from exterior with the exception of newer head and tail bands. Ownership stamp appears on all title pages, and rear endpaper of Vol. II.: "B. Jankovich". Frontispiece bound in at lvi. Vol. II. ii4 has small hole from thin paper, and pp4 has small repair to closed tear. Includes nineteen full page engravings, and one folding plate of Galileo's compass (which remained unsurpassed until the advent of the slide rule in the mid-nineteenth century). Shelved in Case 3. CONTENTS: Vol. I. (, viii, viii-cxii, 628 pages, ) -- Vol. II. (, 722 pages, ) -- Vol. III. (, 484 pages, , ).
Strasbourg: Johann Schott, 1522. Folio, xxxv  cxvii  cix  xxxxi pages; G-; late 19th century three-quarter calf binding, boards in brown paper; some chipping to edges of boards; spine paneled, with black lettering; some shelf wear; contemporary lettering "Postill" at top of textblock fore-edge; lacking title page, facsimile bound in place, which includes facsimile portrait of Geiler von Kaysersberg; marked worming consistent throughout textblock, with only mild text loss; contains only 25 of the 44 full page woodcut plates called for; all 100 in-page woodcuts present, sized at quarter-page or smaller; collation complete else missing plates; light contemporary marginalia scattered throughout in German and Latin; ink blot at outer margin of Part 3 f iiii recto, with tape at f iiii verso where ink has eaten through leaf; Part 2 ai with repair to lower fore margin, no loss to text; text in German; scattered minor repair to leaves throughout, at margins and outer corners; very mild age-toning; ST consignment; shelved case 4.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1988. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 388 pages; VG-/VG-; spine black, with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; some shelf wear and soiling; corners bumped; mild sunning to dust jacket overall; price uncut $18.95'; spine cocked; mild sunning to edges of boards; mild soiling to upper and fore edges of textblock; inscribed by Harris at half-title; pages clean; shelved Case 8.
New Rochelle, New York: Arlington House, 1973. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 192 pagers; VG/VG- spine brown with red titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut, mild chipping and wear, primarily to extremities; Inscribed on the ffep by Hazlitt, dated August 31, 1983 to George Selgin, the noted economist.; GS consignment; shelved case 10.
Princeton, New Jersey: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., 1959. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 192 pagers; VG/VG-; spine yellow and black with black and white titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut, mild chipping to head of spine, rear corner of tail of spine with chunk missing, chipping to corners, some rubbing and shelfwear, including some minor discoloration; Inscribed on the ffep by Hazlitt, dated August 31, 1983 to George Selgin, the noted economist.; GS consignment; shelved case 10.
New York: Arlington House, 1978. First Edition; Third Printing. Octavo, 192 pagers; VG/G+; spine white with brown titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$8.95', chipping to head and tail of spine, corners, some rubbing and shelfwear, including some minor discoloration; mild offsetting to endpapers; Inscribed on the ffep by Hazlitt, dated August 31, 1983 to George Selgin, the noted economist.; GS consignment; shelved case 10.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930. Second US Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 212 pages; VG/VG-; spine blue with black titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$2.50', light toning to spine, small stain and fingerprint smudge to rear cover, very mild shelfwear; x bound in publisher's black cloth, gold paper label to front cover and spine, black titling, front gold label with small scratch, head of spine with small chip missing; Second US Edition, First Printing, Also the First Scribner's Edition; TC Consignment; shelved case 2.
Brooklyn, New York: Bbooklyn [i.e. Brooklyn] Eagle Press, . First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 256 pages;  index; G/none; bound in publisher's blue cloth, gilt to front board; spine with faded gilt titling; mild shelfwear; tide marks to lower gutter throughout; frontispiece and plate between pages 26/27 detached but present; gutter slightly visible at title page, pages 94/95, 174/175; shelved case 1.
[c. 2004]. Typescript. Octavo, 273 pages; VG-; spiral-bound typescript; upper cover age-toned mylar; lower left corner of mylar cover shattering; single-side printed pages; heavily annotated in pencil throughout; three dog-eared pages, with no loss to text; a working draft, featuring numerous pencil questions and comments; shelved Case 9.
Washington, D.C. Rufus H. Darby, 1883. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 286 pages. In Very Good condition. Bound in publisher's printed wraps. Light chipping to tail of spine, mild wear and rubbing, small closed tear to fore edge of front cover. Engraved frontispiece portrait of the author with tissue-guard. Shelved in Case 1.
New York: Easton Press, 1982. Collector's Edition. Octavo, 7 volumes; VG; full genuine leather bindings in multiple colors; spines paneled, with bright gilt lettering and design; minimal shelf wear and scuffing; all edges bright gilt; all volumes with silk moire endpapers, ribbon bookmarks, full-color frontispieces; illustrated in black and white; pages clean; PH consignment; shelved above case 9.
Tucson/Flagstaff: University of Arizona Press/Museum of Northern Arizona, 1978. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, xv pages, 243 pages; VG/VG-; white spine with gray and black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; marked shelfwear and rubbing to the jacket with creasing primarily to the front of the jacket; minor soiling to the jacket, particularly to the back; marked creasing and chipping to the head and tail of the spine; minor chipping and creasing to the edges of the front of the jacket; marked creasing and tearing to the fore edge of the jacket at the front flap; marked chipping and tearing to the corners of the jacket flaps; price unclipped ‘$24.95’; minor soiling to the jacket flaps near the top; slight bumping to the corners of the boards; minor wearing and tearing to the cloth on the bottom edges of the boards; minor soiling and wear to the front paste down and ffep; edges of the text block are clean; black stamp from Arizona Governor’s office to the top of ffep; inscribed to former Governor of Arizona and Secretary of the Interior Bruce Babbit by Luckert on half-title; loose piece of stationery from the Department of the Interior between pages 18 and 19; small open tears to the tops of pages 209-224; shelved in Case 10.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1851. First Edition. Octavo, viii, 864 pages; Fair; contemporary three-quarter leather binding, boards in green marbled paper; spine paneled, with gilt lettering; housed in mylar bag; some shelf wear and minimal soiling; mild wear to corners; small chip missing at tail of spine; spine loose, with lining exposed, attached at front joint; back joint split, with board literally hanging by a thread; marbled endpapers; mild foxing throughout; this is the first publication of any part of Moby Dick; "The Town-Ho's Story" on page 658, which became Chapter 54 of the novel, still at that time titled "The Whale,"; pages clean; shelved Case 2.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1925. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 261 pages; VG/G+; spine grey with black titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, mild chipping and closed tears to extremities, some shelfwear, one small piece of tape to interior of jacket; minor scattered pencil marginalia; minor foxing to edges of text block; with 16 plates; scarce, especially in jacket; shelved case 9.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2002. Collector's Edition. Octavo, 8 vols.; VG; full genuine green leather bindings; spines paneled, with gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear and scuffing; all edges bright gilt; silk moire endpapers; ribbon bookmarks; full-color frontispieces; pages clean; PH consignment; shelved above Children's/Picture Books.
London: Richard Bentley, 1853. Second Edition. Octavo, viii, 528 pages; VG; bound in full polished burgundy calf by Riviere & Son, with their stamp, triple ruled border to edges, paneled spine with gilt stamping, two green morocco labels with gilt titling; gilt dentelles; top edge gilt; marbled endpapers; mild shelfwear, light rubbing to head and tail of spine, corners; shelved case 9.
London: William Collins Sons Co., 1976. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 511 pages; VG/VG-; spine pink, gray, and orange, with white and black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and scuffing; some sunning to jacket back; price cut; inscribed by O'Brian at title page; contains black and white photos; pages clean; shelved Case 6.
London: H. D. Symonds; J. Ridgway, 1792 - 1815. Octavo, iv, 78 pages, vii, , pp. -90, , , pp. -45. In Very Good condition. Bound in full unsigned straight-grained morocco, elaborate gilt dicing to boards, paneled spine with gilt titling and tooling. All edges gilt. Boards show some wear and rubbing, primarily to extremities and hinges, small bump to tail of spine, and minor rubbing and scraping to binding; Text block (all edges gilt) has archival backing to the title page of Rights of Man, and archival backing to title pages of Part the Second and Abbe Raynal, and generally more wear to title pages than the remaining text block. Abbe Raynal lacks the final advertisement leaf. Bound in at the rear is a large bound-in advertisement for Astley's Royal Amphitheatre, dated September 11, 1815. Approximately 20 in. x 6.5 in., printed on both sides. With numerous fonts and old folds. Trimmed, with small loss to text. EC Consignment. Shelved in Case 3.
New York: Copernicus Books, 2006. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 335 pages; VG/VG; spine black with orange titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$25.00', very mild shelfwear, small closed tears to upper and lower front hinge; inscribed by Schmitt on the title page; shelved case 5.
London: printed for A. Strahan; and T. Cadell jun. and W. Davies in the Strand, 1799. Ninth Edition. Octavos, 3 volumes; VG; newly rebound in half-dark-green-pebbled-cloth, marbled paper boards, paneled spines with burgundy label and gilt titling; pencil ownership name to title pages, dated 1823; a few of instances of pencil marginalia; a very clean copy, with very light foxing to first few leaves; shelved case 3.
Dublin: printed by William Porter, for G. Burnet, L. White, W. Wilson, P. Byrne, W. McKenzie, J. Moore, and W. Jones, 1793. Fifth Edition. Octavos, Two Volumes. In Very Good condition. Bound in modern brown patterned cloth with green labels, gilt titling, and gilt tooling to spines. Complete with both half-titles. Some tide-marks, Volume 1 with bottom half of text block for the first half of the volume, then expanding to cover the entirety of the leaves. Volume 2 the top half of the text block for the first few gatherings, then reducing to just the top edge and upper gutter. Removed bookplate to rear pastedowns. Front free end page and rear free end page of Volume 1 bound in upside down. Shelved case 3.
London: printed for J. Roberts in Warwick-Lane, and sold at the pamphlet shops, &c, 1733. First Edition. Folio, , -19,  pages; VG; bound in full green morocco by Riviere & Son, with their gilt name, triple gilt rules to boards, paneled spine with gilt titling and tooling; housed in a VG quarter red cloth clamshell, gilt titling to spine; minor wear to hinges, upper front hinge cracking, small scratch to read board; with title page, dedication, lacking half-title, address to the reader; shelved case 0.
London: Benj. Motte, 1726. First Edition, Mixed State. Octavos, Two Volumes. In Very Good condition, with Very Good slipcase. Bound in 20th-century full paneled imitation period calf with gilt tooling, morocco labels, and gilt titling to paneled spine. Housed in a custom quarter red morocco slipcase. Red cloth boards with matching chemise, spine paneled with gilt titling and tooling. Rear board of Volume 1 and front board of Volume 2 with matching wear showing some minor damage where the volumes stuck together. Small worming isolated to the surface layer of boards. Rear board of Volume 2 with similar wear. 'B.2' in ink to front pastedowns. Bookplate of Frederick S. Peck to front pastedowns. Volume 1: A-K8, L2, [pi]3, B-L8, M2, 2 maps; Volume 2: A3, A-K8, L5, M8-Aa8, 3 maps, 2 plates. Volume 1 is Teerink's State AA, also known as the second issue or second printing, with misspellings, including Part I, p. 35, line 5 has 'Subsidues'; Volume 2 is Teerink's State B, also known as the third issue or third printing, with continuous pagination; Portrait in state 2a, with vertical chainlines. Shelved case 3.
New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1951. Second American Edition, Fifth Impression. Octavo, 315 pages; G/none; bound in publisher's green cloth printed in black mountains and dragon bordering; some wear and rubbing, including cocked spine; webbing beginning to show at rear gutter; large closed tear to pages 141/142; shelved case 8.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1949. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 889 pages; VG-; rebound in modern black polished leather, gilt titling to front board, paneled spine with gilt titling; mild wear and rubbing, small peeling to upper fore corner of rear board; ribbon; text block clean; shelved case 10.
Boston, MA: Small, Maynard & Company, 1900. Second Edition. Small Octavo; 244 pages; G-; Bound in brick red cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front cover; Boards have light sunning to spine, slight cocking to spine, bending along spine edges, bumping and rubbing to corners; Textblock has splitting to hinge between front endpaper and pastedown, age toning, marking in pencil on many pages; gilt head edge of textblock; Shelved Case 1.
New York: S. Converse, Printed by Hezekiah Howe, New Haven, 1828. First Edition. Quartos, 2 volumes; G; newly rebound in full brown leather, burgundy and black labels with gilt titling to spines; complete in two volumes, with the frontispiece portrait, which is often lacking, the leaf of Additions and Corrections at the end of Volume II, and the separately issued "Advertisement" leaf tipped in preceding first leaf of Preface; full archival backing to frontispiece, title page, two preface leaves (A1-3); non-archival tape to advertisement leaf, A4, B1; dirt to eleven leaves, primarily the first leaf in quires 30-40; Water damage throughout, causing waviness to entirely of both text blocks; beginning of volume 1 with the most damage, with the middle of the title page missing sections, tears along first few leaves, including frontispiece; occasional small leaf stains from pressed leaves; some mold spots, primarily to the first few leaves of volume 1; 26 instances of pencil marginalia, including "The Basque is a peculiar language, having no affinity to the Celtic"; With a variety of alphabets printed, including Latin, Hebrew, Arabic, Ethiopic, Syriac, Samaritan, and Greek.; MO consignment; shelved case 3.
New York: J. W. Bouton, 1880. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 178 pages, 34 pages ads; VG; bound in publisher's blue/green cloth, gilt obelisk to front cover, gilt titling to spine; all edges of text block speckled; mild wear and rubbing to binding; with ownership signature of Jesse Edward Moorland, dated Jan 3rd 1927 to the ffep; small newspaper clipping regarding the Obelisk loose within, having caused some staining to the front pastedown and ffep, hand-dated 10-31-26; with seven full-page plates including frontispiece, three in color, and numerous in-text illustrations; shelved case 9.
London: Rich & Cowan, Ltd, 1934. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, xiii, -327 pages; VG; bound in publisher's black cloth, white titling to spine, white monogram to front cover; Inscribed on the title page to Luke Harvey Poe by James Whittaker, dated 18/4/44. Additionally inscribed on the ffep to Harvey from James, dated Reykjavik, Iceland, 1944: "My dear Harvey: Here is a true story for you: it is as true as the law allows. There is no distortion & no exaggeration. Now you'll understand why I want to make a better world."; shelved case 9.
Shanghai, China: The Liang You Printing & Publishing Co., Ltd, 1934. First Edition, Second Impression. Quarto, 474 pages,  ads; VG-; bound in publisher's three quarter black cloth, faux-metallic textured boards, spine with red label and gilt titling, front board with gilt titling; mild rubbing and wear; beveled edges; illustrated with twenty colored plates with tissue guards at the beginning; 23 divisional leaves illustrated with a color plate mounted on decorative paper spotted in gold for Kiangsu, Chekiang, Anhwei, Kiangsi, Hupeh, Hunan, Szechwan, Hopeh, Shantung, Shansi, Honan, Shensi, (Ningsia, Kansu & Tsinghai), Fukien, Kwangtung, Kwangsi, Yünnan, Kweichow, (Liaoning, Kirin & Heilungkiang), Sinkiang, (Jehol, Chahar & Suiyuan), (Sikang & Tibet), and Mongolia; 10 fold-out double pages of demographic statistics and charts, first chart largely separated on the fold; DT consignment; shelved case 9.