Adventure & Exploration
Chicago: Fleming H. Revell Company, First edition, 1903, hardcover with decorative cloth boards, octavo, 396pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG with rubbing and wear to boards and spine, wear to spine ends and corners, binding tight, text clean and unmarked with some toning throughout. No DJ.
New York: The Macmillan Company, Signed first edition, 1940. Cloth hardcover, 340 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, a Very Good copy, soiling or age-toning to the pages and page-edges, a bit of mellowing to the spine, light rubbing to the tips of the covers, no dust jacket. Signed and inscribed...
New York: Harper & Brothers, 359 pp. Illustrated. A very good copy in blue decorated cloth. No dust jacket, comes in mylar wrap. Rubbing and edgewear of cloth, including light chipping at corners and head and foot of spine. Minor scuffing and soil of boards. Interior shows some fading, but...
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, First edition, 1897, hardcover, octavo, 387pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG- with edgewear to spine ends and corners, mild rubbing, handsome decorative boards and spine, binding tight, one page of contents loose but laid in, otherwise text clean bright and unmarked, rear inner hinge starting...
London: Hakluyt Society / Cambridge University Press, Volume two only. Blue cloth hardcover with gilt decoration on covers and gilt title on spine, 474 pp., illustrated including fold-outs and map in rear pocket, clean unmarked text, Very Good copy, age-toning or discoloration to some pages and to the page-edges, some soiling...
Oxford: Basil Blackwell, Volumes 1 and 2. 223 & 275pp. Hardcover, blue cloth, 8vo., gilt titles and upper text block. Very Good+ copy: spine faded, but gilt has remained bright. Corners of boards lightly bumped. Endpapers tanned; fly leaf and final page offset, soiled; text is clean, bright and unmarked. 2 vols. Limited. 8vo.
Ann Arbor: University Microfilms, 1966. Reprint. Hardcover without dust jacket. 227pp. with three pages of reprinted advertisements. Fine.
New York: Boni & Liveright, Volume two only! Hardcover with black cloth boards, 1923, octavo, 690pp., frontispiece and scattered other b&w illustrations. Book good with rubbing and general shelfwear to boards and spine, spine sunned with gilt lettering rubbed away, binding mostly tight with inner hinges starting to crack, soil...
Ashland, OR: The Oregon Book Society, This volume ONLY. 1972. Limited number 258 of 600. Hardcover, 8vo. in red cloth, folding map front endpaper, without dust jacket. 88pp. illustrated, folding map of North American laid in. Very good. Lacks dust jacket. Front board curled slightly at extremities. Contents unmarked.
New York: Atheneum, 1981 Hardcover, edition not stated, in Fine condition. The dust jacket is in Very Good condition, with light edge wear, and light handling soil. Pages: 188.
Daily, WV: Eastern Region of the National Cave Rescue Commission, Softcover. c.1993. 4to. Illus. Previous owner's signature on cover, else Fine.
New York: Random House Publishing Group, 1995 Softcover Near Fine condition.
New York: Harper & Brothers, Hardcover with cloth backed boards in dust jacket, 1928, octavo, 166pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG+ with mild wear to spine ends and corners, title label on spine worn at edges, binding tight, endpapers off-set, mild foxing. DJ VG with edgewear that includes some small...
Silver Spring: Adventure House, 2000. First American edition. First printing. Softcover. 333 pp. Large 4to. Fine copy, like New.
Cincinnati: Creative Writers & Publishers, 1967. First edition. Hardcover, 414 pp. Illustrated with b&w photographs. Very good. Tidemark damp-stain to lower right corner of book. Contents unmarked.
Cleveland: World, 1962. First edition. Hardcover, 128 pp. Illustrated with b&w drawings. Very good in good dust jacket. Light sunning to top edge of spine. Sticker shadow to front panel of DJ. Scar from sticker removal to front panel of DJ. Light edgewear to DJ. Sunning to spine of DJ.
New York: Henry Holt & Co. 1992 Hardcover, with Dust Jacket. In Very Good condition, with light edge wear. The Dust Jacket is also in Very Good condition, with light edge wear.
New York: Norton, 1971. First edition. Hardcover, 194 pp. Very good in very good jacket. Light foxing to front and rear endpapers as well as the top edge and the fore-edge. Contents unaffected; clean and unmarked. Light foxing to inside of price-clipped DJ.
New York: Scribner and Welford, Hardbound duodecimo in highly decorated red cloth w/gold & black emboss; clean, unmarked text, illus w/b&w plates & frontis; 384 pp, plus 32 separately pagin, "Cataulogue of Books for Young People." Copy is Near Fine; noticible shelf wear and heavy soil; light bumping of spine...
Harrisburg, PA: Pennsylvania Game Commission, 1984, Edition not stated. Hardcover, with Dust Jacket. In Very Good+ condition, with very light edge wear. The Dust Jacket is in Very Good+ condition, with light edge wear.
Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 2003 Softcover, in Fine condition, showing the very lightest shelf wear.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1856. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. `````````````````````````````. plus 8p publisher ads. Fair. Lacks spine covering, spine cracked but holding. Staining to endpapers. Save for some foxing, contents are clean and readable.
Aberdeen: North Plains Press, First edition, 1972. Cloth hardcover in dust jacket, illustrated, 240 pp., clean unmarked text, Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket, a bit of soiling and light edgewear to the dust jacket. Dust jacket housed in archival dust jacket protector.