New York: Harper and Brothers, 1857. Hardcover. Original red cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Bookplate of Benjamin H. Lane to front pastedown with his ownership signature to the facing page. Offsetting to endpapers, minor foxing to fore-edge, and occasional spots of foxing to interior. With chromolithgraphic title page and black and white engravings. 336 pages. ENGMON/022118. Very Good.
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Berlin: Verlag von Julius Springer, 1918. Hardcover. with 16 textfiguren und einer tafel. Very good in cream paper wrappers black title to spine and front cover. Front cover has a private library stamp. Minor wear to edges of wrappers, a few spots of soiling to front cover, and previous ownr signature to title page (Henry W Popp), else clean. 448 pages. German Literature. GEL1/11140. Very Good.
New York: McGraw-Hill, (1979). Hardcover. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. 8vo. Very good + in Very good white dust jacket with black title to front and spine panels. Minor browning to edges and spine panel of dust jacket. Minor rubbing to rear panel of dust jacket. Author's inscription to front free end page reads "For Anita and Ernest with Respect and Affection, Barbara Gallatin Anderson." Else is clean and bright. Ms. Anderson is an internationally known specialist on the life cycle. 240 pages. Health. HEA110081. Very Good+ / Very Good.
New York: Schocken Books, (1966). Hardcover. 8vo. Red cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Light bumping to spine ends. Interior is clean and bright. Red price-clipped illustrated dust jacket with white title to front and spine panels. Spine panel faded to light brown. Minor rubbing to dust jacket. Index, 216 pages. English Biography. ENGBIO/042313. Near Fine / Very Good.
Berlin: Jüdischer Verlag, 1923. Hardcover. Very good in orange paper covered boards with red title to front board and spine. Small spot of soiling to bottom of front board, else clean. Bowing to boards with short splits along hinges. Illustrated and has decorative initials. Writing in pencil to title page, else clean interior. Slight toning to margins of pages. 124 pages. German. GER211131. Very Good.
New York: Rinehart & Company, (1956). Hardcover. 8vo. Brown cloth covered boards with black and yellow title to spine. Light bumping to corners and spine ends. Slight browning to end pages and light tonight to margins. Previous owner's name to front free end page. Else is clean and bright. Illustrated brown price clipped dust jacket with black title to front and spine panels. Minor soiling, browning, and rubbing to dust jacket. 310 pages. English Biography. ENGBIO/060613. Very Good+ / Very Good.
New York: E. P. Dutton and Co. 1938. First Edition. Hardcover. Small 4to. Very good in Very good- blue illustrated dust jacket. Dust jacket has been neatly laminated. two open tears to front panel as well as minor chipping and creasing to edges of dust jacket. Minor yellowing to edges of pages. Else is clean and bright with photographic illustrations throughout. 107 pages. ENGMON/011518. Very Good / Very Good Minus.
Berlin: Kurt Wolff / Im Schocken Verlag, 1932 / 1936. Hardcover. First volume has 18 full page plates and 8 illustations in text. In black cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front cover. Light rubbing to boards. Clean, bright interior. In white dust jacket with red spine panel and white title to spine. In original cardboard slipcase with title to spine panel. Minor wear to edges of case. 307 pages. Second volume is also bound in black cloth boards with gilt title to spine, but it's dust jacket is off-white with black title to spine and front panel. The second volume is not in a slipcase. 287 pages plus 15 plates. In German. GER709281 This set may require an extra shipping fee. Near Fine / Fine.
New York: Hoeber Medical Division, Harper & Row, 1964. Hardcover. 8vo. Orange cloth covered boards with red and and black title to front board and black title to spine. Light soiling to front board and light bumping to spine ends and corners. Ex libris with stamp to front and rear free end page. Else is clean and bright. Illustrations throughout. Index, includes pages 897-1236. MED/102017. Very Good.
London: John Murray, . Softcover. Signed by historian Felix Barker and John Gay. A beautiful and evocative book about Highgate Cemetery, a monument to the Victorian age, with some of the most celebrated - and sometimes eccentric funerary architecture to be found anywhere. Barker's history of the cemetery are followed by the black and photographs taken by Gay over a twenty year period, and they superbly capture the mystery and spirit of the place (taken from foreword). In black and white paper wrappers with a pictorial cover. Very good condition. 44 pages plus unpaginated section of photographs. [60+ pages] PHOTO/011817. Very Good.
London, New York, Toronto: The London School of Economics and Political Science, and Longmans, Green and Co. 1952. Hardcover. 8vo. Maroon cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Minor browning to end pages. Else is clean and bright. Light grey dust jacket with maroon title to front and spine panels. Minor toning to edges and spine of dust jacket. Index, 654 pages. English History. ENGHIST/012012. Very Good + in Very Good DJ.
Reid: Oberosterreichischer Landesverlag, circa 1950. Hardcover. Scarce. A somber book of poetry dedicated to "the people of my heart" who fell in World War II. The title translates to "Because I Love You. A Dead Task." Inscription in pencil to front free endpage "Gift from Pfarrer Reinold Simma Damüls / Bregeugewald Voraailberg (sp?) at the request of Frau Natalie Beer." Includes several illustrations. Very good in thin grey boards with gilt title to front cover. Minor wear to edges of boards. Clean with slight browning to margins of pages and edges of boards. Size Octavo. 65 pages. In German. GER1/2042. Very Good.
Berlin: S. Fischer Verlag, 1933. Hardcover. First Edition. Near fine in black cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front cover. Minor bumping to top corners. Slight browning to margins, else clean interior. In tan dust jacket with dark brown title to spine and front cover. Browning to spine and edges of jacket. A few short closed tears to edges of jacket. 278 pages. German. GER310011. Near Fine / Very Good.