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Sheffield: Stephenson Blake & Co., 1948.

Pages clean except for scattered foxing at first and final leaves and shallow creasing at the upper corners; hand-stitched binding bears one partially frayed thread but remains otherwise secure; soft cover shows creasing across the top free corners, a small, dark smudge at the left rear and a short red... more

Price: $18.00

New York: Columbia University Press, 2013.

Pages clean except for moderate fingerprinting and drip staining around the top and right edges; square, secure binding; soft cover has a short horizontal crease at the left front and edgewear with laminate peeling and chipping around the top and bottom, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $13.50

Atlas & Co, 2008.

Clean and bright except for two small, pale spots on the bottom edge of the book; hard cover shows only light rubbing at spine ends, dust jacket a few nicks at the right rear, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $17.50

Harvard University Press, 1972.

Crisp, clean pages, though modestly age-toned in the margins throughout; square, secure binding, full red cloth cover showing gentle bumps with single concentric wrinkles at each bottom free corner along with modest shelf rubbing around heel edges and at top corners. Dust jacket has lost a triangle of laminate, barely... more

Price: $12.00

Iowa City, IA: Friends of the University of Iowa Libraries, 1973.

No owners' marks; pages are clean, though very slightly rumpled at the free edges; stapled binding is clean and secure; the soft cover shows some fading along the spine and wear at the corners, otherwise sound. 32 pp. ... more

Price: $7.00

San Francisco: Point Publications, 1992.

Crisp and clean; no owners' marks; minor chipping at the spine ends of the soft cover, otherwise as new. 61pp. ... more

Price: $18.00

Washington: Library of Congress, 1982.

Crisp, bright, clean pages; no owners' marks; binding square and tight; hard cover shows spots of shelf rubbing at spine ends and corners, otherwise clean and excellent. Gold titles at front and spine, full burgundy cloth, 289pp., illustrated. ... more

Price: $135.00

Davenport, Iowa: The Catfish Press, 1972.

A two-part set: one 32-page clothbound book and one one-quarter cloth case binding with a partial cloth strap holding 27 unbound plates. Each of the unbound plates shows a single Roman capital (or ampersand), in red, on one side and a full alphabet or ductus, in black, on the other.... more

Price: $160.00

Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1992.

Pages crisp and clean except for gentle foxing along the head edge; binding square and tight, full blue cloth cover lightly tapped with a very small wrinkle at the bottom right front corner, mildly softened at the spine ends, and gently rubbed at spine ends and corners, otherwise excellent. 474pp.... more

Price: $60.00

Christie's International, 1994.

Pages crisp and clean except for a very small crease through the bottom edges of the first 14 pages and light age-toning around the edges; spine square and uncreased, though crossed by several pressure wrinkles, one extending slightly around the the lower left front of the soft cover, and modestly... more

Price: $22.50

University of Iowa Press, 2009.

Crisp, bright, and clean; no owners' marks; except for light shelf rubbing at the spine ends and bottom corners of the soft cover, as new. ... more

Price: $11.00

Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2012.

Crisp, bright, and clean; no owners' marks; except for mild shelf rubbing at the spine ends of hard cover and dust jacket, as new. ... more

Price: $16.95

The New York Botanical Garden, 2002.

Catalog from an exhibition in the William D. Rondina and Giovanni Foroni LoFaro Gallery of the New York Botanical Garden, May 2 - July 31, 2002. Crisp, bright, and clean; a pinpoint puncture at the middle rear and a touch of shelf rubbing at the spine ends, otherwise as new.... more

Price: $20.00

New Castle, Delaware: Oak Knoll Press, 2012.

Crisp, bright, clean pages; spine square and uncreased; a thumbnail mark at the lower rear of the soft cover, mild fading along the spine, a few light handling creases and one pale fingerprint on the front, and a touch of crimping at the spine ends. 152pp.; 271 listings with color... more

Price: $11.00

Oak Knoll Press, 2001.

Clean, bright pages except for one scratch across the head edge of the page block and one at the foreedge; no owners' marks; spine bears a light, partial reading crease, but binding remains secure; soft cover is modestly faded at left front and right rear, with a crease across the... more

Price: $30.00

Free Press, 2008.

Signed by the author at the title page with no date or inscription. Pages crisp and clean except for one page-corner fold and some tanning in the margins; binding square and secure, hard cover only moderately softened at the spine head, otherwise excellent. Jacket bears a few tiny wrinkles at... more

Price: $15.00

Yale University Press, 1991.

Pages crisp and clean except for moderate foxing along the top edges; square, secure binding; full cloth hard cover curves slightly outward at the right front edge and shows minor corner rubbing, otherwise excellent; jacket has a small crease on the rear interior flap, scattered, shallow scratches on the back,... more

Price: $125.00

Boston: L. C. Page & Company, 1903.

The pages of this copy are clean except for very occasional spots of foxing; a few have been a little carelessly opened, resulting in some roughened margins, but otherwise the pages are attractively intact, with black-and-white photographic illustrations throughout. The front hinge shows a bit of net at the title... more

Price: $7.00

Omaha, NE: The Citizen Printing Company, 1934.

The pages of this copy are crisp and clean, free from ownership marks, though bearing tiny creases at the lower corners of two leaves. The sewn binding is somewhat relaxed, but square and secure. The soft cover bears corner creasing at the upper front and at the lower rear, a... more

Price: $12.00

Chicago: Swan Isle Press, 2012.

Clean and bright; no owners' marks; there are a few spots worn shiny in the matte finish along the right rear of the soft cover, and the spine ends show mild shelfwear, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $11.00

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