Books on Books
New York: Burt Franklin, Reprint, 1970, hardcover with red cloth boards, octavo, 225pp. + b&w illustrations. Book fine, binding tight, text clean and unmarked. No DJ.
London: Bibliographical Society, 1985, Softcover. Size: Imperial Octavo/8vo (8.5 x 11.5 inches), in Very Good condition.
Paris: Librairies-Imprimeries Réunies, Assumed first, 1893. ix,,379, pp., including numerous in-text illustrations, plus twelve plates. Original color pictorial wrappers. Ex-lib., with institutional labels and inkstamps on wrappers and outer leaves (title page and plates clean). Wrappers and many leaves chipped at extremities, spine vertically split. Fair to good, housed in...
Baltimore: Enoch Pratt Free Library, First edition, 1971. Softcover, 84 pp., clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy.
Gretna: Pelican Publishing Company, First edition, 1994. Quarto, cloth hardcover in dust jacket, 224 pp., heavily illustrated (much in color), clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket, label ghost and a bit of tearing to the front flyleaf, minor discoloration to the edges of the covers...
Geneve: Librairie Droz S. A. First Edition. c.2011. Softcover. 8vo. 355pp. Near Fine. Mild shelfwear.
Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, First Edition. c.1983. Hardcover. Cloth. 8vo. 229pp. Near Fine. Light general shelfwear, mild soil to boards.
Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, First Edition. c.1983. Hardcover. Cloth. 8vo. 229pp. Very Good. Light general shelfwear, moderate soil to boards, brown spotting to edges of text block.
London: Bibliographical Society, 1991, Softcover. Size: Imperial Octavo/8vo (8.5 x 11.5 inches), in Very Good condition.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, Second printing, 1944, hardcover with cloth-backed paper boards, octavo, 279pp., frontispiece otherwise not illustrated. Book VG with sun to spine and top rear board, rubbing, mild edge wear, binding tight, text clean and unmarked, but with some toning throughout. No DJ.
New York: Bancroft-Parkman, Inc, Complete set in 2 volumes. 1976, First Edition. 2061 pages total. Fine copies.
New York: Pushcart Press, First printing, 1978, hardcover with black cloth boards in dust jacket, octavo, 769pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG+ with mild spotting to cloth boards, binding tight, text clean and unmarked. DJ VG+ with rubbing, mild edgewear.
Adelaide, Australia: Rigby Limited, 1964 Hardcover in Very Good condition, with light edge wear. There is a Previous owner notation to the front paste down end paper. The dust jacket is in Very Good condition, with light edge wear.
Wilmington, DE: Hercules Powder Company, 1962. Paperback, spiral-bound, 45 pp. Illustrated. Ex-library. Small library stamp to last page. Light fading to rear wrap.
Wilmington, DE: Hercules Powder Company, 1964. Paperback, spiral bound, 45 pp. Illustrated. Ex-library. Small library stamp to verso of title page.
London: Stevens and Sons, Tenth Edition. c.1912. Hardcover. Purple cloth, gilt titles. 4to. 103pp. Very Good (minus). Sunning to spine, some fading to boards, corners and spine-ends rubbed, moderate spine wear, previous owner's signature on flyleaf, offsetting to endpapers, mild foxing to last few pages.
Portland, ME: The Southworth-Anthoensen Press, First edition, 1943, hardcover with blue cloth boards, large octavo, 170pp., illustrated in color and b&w. Book ex-library with plates to front endpapers and small stamp to rear endpaper, otherwise no library markings, title band on spine missing about half of its right side, binding...
New York: Association of American University Presses, 3 catalogs from the AAUP (Association of American University Presses ) Book Shows: 1974, 1976 and 1977. Softcovers. Minor shelfwear to wraps; clean contents.
New York: Grolier Club, 1963, Edition not stated. Edition not stated. Hardcover, with Dust Jacket. In Very Good condition, with light edge wear. There is a Previous owner notation to the end paper. The Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition, with light edge wear.
New York: The Grolier Club, Limited edition, this one of 750 copies, 1963, hardcover with brown cloth boards in dust jacket, octavo, 298pp., illustrated in b&w. Book is ex-library with only indiction being a special collections plate from the Arnold Bank Collection and withdrawl stamp to front pastedown, personal stamps...