Hardcover. New York, N.Y., The Monacelli Press, 1st, 1999, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 1164 pages, illustrated throughout with photos in b&w. Large heavy volume. Light edgewear to dust jacket. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. NY, Harper & Row, Book Club, 1982, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Black & white photos, 385 pages. Previous owner's signature front fly leaf. Light rubbing to dust jacket, else a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Doubleday, 1st, 2003, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 336 pages, hardcover with dust jacket. Traces the transformation of Venice from an independent state into a cityscape of artists and inventors. Mild rubbing to dust jacket. Rough cut fore edge. Unmarked. Bright and clean; a tight copy.
Hardcover. Boston, Houghton Mifflin , 1st, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 308 pages. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON HALF-TITLE PAGE. Light edgewear to dust jacket, else a very nice, tight copy in clear brodart cover.
Stanford Calif., Stanford University Press, 1st, 1975, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 474 pages, including index. Dust jacket with edgewear, some chips, especially at spine. Otherwise in good condition.
Hardcover. Durham NC, Duke University, 2nd pr., 1987, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 366 pages, b&w illustrations. Author was NY Times correspondent during Afghan war. Clean hardcover in a bright dust jacket.
Hardcover. Leipzig, F.H. Brockhaus, 1st?, 1912, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardbound, 414 pages. German text. Many black & white photos and color plate illustrations. Fold-out map at rear of book. Stapled binding. Big color illustration front cover with engraved dark blue & gold decoration and gold embossed lettering. Spine gold lettering, has markings. Minor scratches to back cover. Endpapers green illustration. Previous owner's signature preliminary page. Corners a bit bumped.
Hardcover. London, Oxford University Press, 1st, 1962, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardcover. 62 pages. Color illustrations by Clarke Hutton. Map of Australia on endpapers. Previous owner's signature front fly leaf. Soiling, marking to covers. Edgewear. Corners and spine rubbed.
Hardcover. Garden City, NY, Doubleday Doran , 1943, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardcover. 330 pages. Discoloration to endpapers. Bump to bottom edge. Tear to cloth along spine. Soiling to covers. Some wear to spine edges.
Hardcover. London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1st, 1891, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 488 pages, hardcover. Gilt design and lettering on cover and spine. Both hinges cracked, and gutter opening at page 432-433. Spine age-tanned. Corners bumped.
Paperback. Seattle, Son of Heaven Press, 1st, 1988, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 208 pages. Illustrated with full color photographs of Chinese Paintings, Pottery, Bronze, Jade, Armor, and more. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Leningrad / , RSFSR Artist / , 1985, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 223 pages. Text in Russian. Red cloth, gilt. Color pictorial dust jacket has a few repaired tears and minor edgewear. Tight, unmarked, clean copy. Color plates throughout.
Hardcover. London, Richard Bentley, 1st, 1855, Book: Fair, Dust Jacket: None, Half bound in green morroco with marbled paper. All edges and end papers marbled. Boards show wear. Spine labels on vol. 1 missing. Hinges show wear and weakening on both volumes. Still, overall a sound working text.
Hardcover. New York, E. P. Dutton, 1st, 1980, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 144 pages. Text by Peter Levi. White cloth covers with blue embossed titles, white dust jacket with two large color photographic plates, 86 large color photographic plates. Very light wear to dust jacket edges, dust jacket lightly discolored from age, slight soiling to covers, pages crisp and unmarked; overall a very neat, tight copy in great condition.
Hardcover. Boston, B. B. Russell, 1st, 1878, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 616 pages, illustrated with 3 steel engraved portraits, one double page map in color and over 100 woodcut engravings in the text. Terra-cotta cloth with black and gilt design, beveled edges, rear hinge cracked. Light wear and rubbing to cloth otherwise very good. Clean, tight binding.
Hardcover. New York, M.E. Sharpe, 1st, 1979, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 410 pages, white cloth covers with brown lettering. INSCRIBED BY CHIANG, one of the editors, on the half-title page. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Washington, D. C., GPO, 1st, 1901, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 443 pages. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Covers worn with fading and spotting to spine cloth. Interior clean, and unmarked.
Hardcover. Boston, Little Brown , 1st, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 306 pages, b&w illustrations. The story of the ship President Warfield which transported 4,500 European refugees to Palestine in 1947. Very good in an edgeworn dust jacket.
Hardcover. New York, Macmillan , 1st, 1927, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Fair, 609 pages, dark blue cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with b&w plates, maps. Dust jacket with major chipping, edgewear. Book itself is clean and tight. The publisher's original publication notice on Macmillan stationery is laid-in. Record # 611008