NY, Young Peoples' Missionary Movement, 2nd, 1906, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 398 pages. 4 folding maps, B&W photos. Ex-lib with bookplates on front end paper. Light residue to rear spine, lettering faded. Otherwise very good.
New York, Oxford University Press, 1st, 1962, Book: Very Good , Dust Jacket: None, INSCRIBED BY RAND on front fly leaf. His N. Y. Times obit laid-in. He committed suicide in 1968. Previous owner's sticker.
London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1st, 1957, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Booklet, 161 pages, soft cover. Contains black & white photos and fold-out map, stapled binding, soiling around edges & fading. Creases back cover and few rear pages. Registry stamp front cover. Crease to front top right corner and prelim pages.
Hardcover. London, J.M. Dent, 1st, 1910, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 332 pages. Green cloth hardcover with decorations in black. Full color and black & white Illustrations by Nelly Erichseb, W.K. Hinchliff & O.F.M. Ward. Gilt top edge, titles. Previous owner's signature front fly leaf. Light wear to covers
Italy, Quattro Venti, nd (1960s), Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardcover. 144 pages. Contains numerous black & white illustrations from photos. Previous owner's inscription front end paper. Light yellowing to edges of pages. Light soiling to covers.
London, J.M. Dent & Sons, 1st , 1994, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 242 pages. Illustrated with black & white engravings. Previous owner's signature on front endpaper. Dust jacket with nicks, closed tears on back edges, soil.
Hardcover. Kenya, East African Publishing House, 1st, 1970, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 385 pages. Cloth boards. Illustrated with photographs and drawings in color and black & white. Cover shows light wear. Clean,tight copy. Bonus of possible interest is 12-page color brochure with accomodations and rates for the Best Hotels in Kenya circa 1971.
Paperback. Cairo, Egyptian Government Press, 1st, 1932, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Travel brochure. 10 captioned color plates, followed by 81 illustrated pages of text. Silk screened cover illustration of a Falcon over the title "Egypt". One of 30,000 printed. Light wear to corners. Clean, tight copy
Hardcover. Moscow / , Children's Literature / , 1964, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 207 pages. Text in Russian. Red cloth w/ Black Pushkin profile on front. One mark on front cover, a few white marks on back cover. Corners bumped. Tan pictorial dust jacket shows minor edgewear/chipping and a few inch - 2 inch tears on front and back. Pictorial end papers w/ copies of Pushkin's handwriting. B/W illustrations throughout. Clean, tight, unmarked copy.
Hardcover. London, Collins, 1st, 1963, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 160 pages, in a bright dust jacket with only minor wear. B&W drawings by John Lawrence. Observations of a rural year in Gloucestershire.
Hardcover. Florence (Firenze), Presso Leo S. Olschki, rep, 1909, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 452 pages. 1/2 red leather, 3/4 marble-like design. Spine missing. Boards show edgewear and bumps. Marbled end papers. B/W frontispiece, plus B/W pictures (tipped-in) throughout. Vellum title page bound between prelim pages.
Hardcover. London, Society for promoting christian knowledge, 12th, 1860, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 414 pages in green publisher's cloth, with gilt title to spine, gilt stamp of ship on front, and blind decorations tooled on front, back and spine.This edition includes additions from the author regarding the original settlement and present conditions of Norfork Island. B&W plates throughout book. Inner hinges cracked, and some browning to pages. Ink inscription to previous owner dated 1874. A small amount of foxing and smudges on interior pages. Oherwise a clean and tight copy.
Softcover. San Francisco, Collins Pub San Francisco, 1st, 1991, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 110 pages. Softcover with light edgewear to wrappers. Color pictures throughout by John Greenleigh. Both Spanish and English texts. Price sticker residue on rear wrapper. Record # 470413
Hardcover. Albany NY, State University of New York Press, reprint, 1993, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 202 pages, illustrated boards, Originally published in Singapore in 1989. Previous owner's signature on front fly leaf.
Hardcover. Boston, American Tract Society, 1st, 1905, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 416 pages, hardcover. Stamped boards with gilt titling to spine and front panel. An account of life in the Philippines before American exploitation. Inscription to previous owner on front flyleaf. Age toning to top text block. Bumped corners. Mild rubbing and edgewear to boards, mostly to spine. Frontispiece intact. A bright and tight copy.
Hardcover. London , Lincolns-Prager , 1st, 1962, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 304 pages, hardcover with dust jacket. Agricultural production in Tito's Yugoslavia. Heavy chipping and edgewear to dust jacket, mostly to top and bottom edges. Chipping to dust jacket corners and spine. Rubbing and soiling to top and board edge. Heavy age toning to top text block edge. Unmarked. A tight copy.
Hardcover. London, Chatto & Windus, 1st, 1899, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 332 pages plus publisher's ads in rear. Blue cloth covers with gilt design and lettering, top edge gilt. Etching frontispiece by Francis Walker and 119 b&w illustrations. Previous owner's signature on blank page opposite preface, otherwise a clean, bright copy.
Hardcover. London, Adam and Charles Black, 1st, 1908, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 135 pages, 20 color plates by J, and May Hardwicke Lewis. Blue cloth decorated in gilt, top edge gilt. Previous owner's signature in pencil on blank prelim page. Otherwise, a clean, bright copy.
Hardcover. Nairobi, Noad/Birnie, 3rd, 1992, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 310 pages. Hardcover. Third revised edition. Full color and black & white illustrations by Ann Birnie. Light wear. Clean, tight copy.