[San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1985]. Edition limited to 750 copies, folio, pp. 114, ; 10 specimen pages inserted, color decorative title after the original edition of 1981 from a design by Mallette Dean, illus. in the text throughout, some in color; fine copy in orig. blindstamped brown cloth...
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London: Heinemann, 1982. Small folio, pp. viii, 350, 230; text printed in 2 columns; original red printed wrappers, water damage to bottom right-hand corner causing some pages to stick together. A short-title list of one of the great mountaineering libraries.
Nashville: Tennessee Historical Records Survey, 1941. First edition; 4to; pp. xiii, 138, printed and numbered on rectos only; fine copy in original blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine.
Little Rock, Arkansas: Arkansas Historical Records Survey, 1942. First edition; 4to; pp. , 139; 5; printed and numbered only on rectos; near fine in original blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine.
Birmingham, Alabama: Alabama Historical Records Survey Project, 1939. First edition; 4to; pp. xv, , 159; near fine in original blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine.
Chicago: WPA Historical Records Survey Project, 1940. First edition; 4to; pp. 62 printed and numbered on rectos only; fine copy in original blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine.
Columbus, Ohio: Ohio Historical Records Survey, 1941. First edition; 4to; pp. 202 printed recto only; original drab printed wrappers and black cloth spine lettered in indistinguishable contrasting color; minor wear, soiling, and chips to covers, and a small hole in black cloth revealing metal clasp at back cover; all else very good.
London: Charles Whittingham at the Chiswick Press, 1900. Edition ltd. to 350 copies (100 reserved for the Rowfant Club), 8vo, (22) & 181pp., photogravure frontis, with first printings of poems by Dobson, Lang, Crewe, and Blunt; orig. quarter brown morocco rubbed and scuffed; good and sound.
Washington: Dept. of Defense, 1953-60. Thick 8vo, 9 volumes; a near fine set in orig. blue cloth. Standard reference, extensively annotated, and indispensable to anyone concerned with voyages and travels in the region. Over 50,000 entries.
New York: Froben Press, 1944. First edition, 8vo, pp. 38; ex-library copy minimally marked, in contemporary if not original maroon cloth lettered in gilt on front cover and spine, a few small spots and the spine slightly faded. Works in dermatology, sexually transmitted diseases, beauty culture, and photography.
New York: The Rockefeller Foundation, International Health Board, 1922. 8vo, pp. xxvi, 417; original brown cloth lettered in gilt; ex-library with faint white call number on spine and bookplate on front pastedown, otherwise very good and sound.
New York: [Limited Editions Club, 1985]. Edition limited to 800 copies (this, no. 547), folio, pp. , 182, ; original half brown goat over marbled boards, gilt-stamped spine, publisher's slipcase. Fine.
[New York]: Readex Microprint, . 25 leaves of fiche text reproducing 100 leaves of the original per leaf; housed in red buckram box with white pasted labels; very good.
The Hague: Koninklijke Bibliotheek, 1955. First edition, 8vo, pp. xi, , 342; original light brown wrappers lettered in green on front cover and spine; soiled and creased, with small portions of the spine chipped away (not affecting lettering), and the joints tender and cracked; still overall good and sound, with...
London: Bernard Quaritch Limited, 1933. First edition, 2 volumes, 8vo, pp. xiv, 554; 555-1067; frontispiece portraits, numerous facsimiles, a fine set in original brown cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Compiled from the records of the principal books disposed of at the various sales between 1900-1927, with prices realized.
Paris: Imprimerie Nationale, 1928. 8vo, pp. 67; original paper wrappers, some loss to edges, interior very good.
New York: Grolier Club, 1912. 12mo, pp. viii, 105; original printed wrappers, slightly foxed, shallow losses and tears to edges, otherwise a very good copy.
New York City: The New York Academy of Medicine, 1926. First edition; 8vo; pp. ; 20 illustrations; call numbers on spine and upper wrapper; very good in original paper wrappers.
Boston, New York, and Chicago: January, 1899. First edition, 8vo, pp. xvii, , 205, ; engraved frontispiece, title-p. printed in black and red, and 4 printer's devices in text; original quarter linen over brown paper-covered boards, spine lettered in red and paper label printed in red and black on front...
New York: Peter Smith, 1951. 5 volumes, 8vo, illustrated throughout with facsimiles, some printed in red and black; near fine set of the reprint edition in original pink cloth. First published in 1907. Detailed collations, references, etc. of better than 1300 pieces of rare and important Americana, carefully indexed.
Danville: Illinois Printing Co., 1903. First edition, 4to, pp. 712; ex-library copy with small sticker adhered to lower spine, bookplate stamped withdrawn, and perforated title-page; somewhat later library binding of green cloth lettered in black on spine, the spine a little darkened with a small stain, a little bit of...
Washington: Lemuel Towers, 1861. 8vo; pp. viii, 1398; good or better in original morocco-grained cloth under brown leather stamped in gilt.
Albany: Charles Van Benthuysen, 1856. 8vo, pp. x, 402; disbound; includes rules and regulations of the library and an index; ex-MHS.
Boston: Alfred Mudge & Sons, 1876. 8vo, parts I and II (complete) in 1 vol., pp. x, 575 (continuous), engraved frontis portrait, 2 ""special notice"" slips printed on blue paper tipped in; very good in contemporary half pebble-grain morocco over marbled boards; ex-MHS. Over 10,000 lots from the famed bookseller's...
Boston: Leonard & Co., days of sale May 7-10, 1861. 8vo, pp. iv, 116, 3; orig. printed wrappers, spine perished; good. Nearly 1200 lots, mainly early English literature and antiquities.