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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

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

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

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

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

University of Toronto Press, 1972.

Clean and bright; no owners' marks; jacket has a short, closed tear at the spine head, two finger-smudges mid-spine and two at the upper left front, a short line of soil at the lower right rear, and mild rubbing at the corners, but is otherwise attractive, now protected in a... more

Price: $10.00

Story Line Press, 1998.

Clean pages except for a pale coffee drip stain at the upper right edges of pp.109-138, barely intruding into the margins; square, uncreased spine; soft cover bears mild shelf rubbing at corners and spine ends, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $25.95

S. Fischer, 1982.

Language: German. Clean, bright pages; no owners' marks; square, uncreased spine; soft cover shows a tiny green spot at the lower left front and modest shelf rubbing along the bottom edges and at the free corners, otherwise excellent. 203pp. illustrated with reproductions in black and white. ... more

Price: $7.95

Coffee House Press, 1984.

Catalogue of Coffee House Press releases in fall 1984; 16pp., illustrated. Except for a tiny spot of shelf rubbing at the spine head, this copy is crisp, bright, and clean as new. ... more

Price: $5.00

Multilingual Matters Ltd, 2001.

Clean, bright pages, though with two scuffs on the outside edges of the pages along the right edge of the book, not intruding significantly into the margins; square, uncreased spine; soft cover shows short folds at two corners, some rubbing at corners and spine ends, and two spots of laminate... more

Price: $18.00

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