• Topic: Books & Writing

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Cambridge University Press, 2009.

Clean and bright, with no owners' marks; appears to be a print-on-demand copy, but if so, a high-quality one; some modest shelfwear around the bottom edges of the soft cover, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $31.95

Oak Knoll Press, 1998.

Crisp and clean; no owners' marks; glossy hard cover bears a few spots of wear at corners and spine ends and a few crimps at the spine head, otherwise excellent. Skipping the now anciently silly questions like whether books will endure, are evil, or cause madness, this book dives straight... more

Price: $18.00

Cornell University Press, 1985.

Crisp and clean except for a dark smudge on the half-title page and a little dust staining along the top edges; hard cover shows only modest rubbing at bottom corners; dust jacket bears a short, closed tear at the bottom right rear, some edge chipping around spine ends and corners,... more

Price: $18.50

Oak Knoll Press, 1988.

Clean and bright; no owners' marks; except for three short, thin scratches at the left front and some mild softening at the spine ends, as new. ... more

Price: $13.95

London: Hyphen Press, 2011.

Crisp, bright pages except for five brown specks on the top and right edges of the page block; square, uncreased spine; a short crease at the top right rear of the soft cover and shallow edge chipping in spots around the top and bottom, a short, deep scratch at the... more

Price: $140.00

Cambridge University Press, 1999.

Clean and bright; no owners' marks; except for spots of mild shelf rubbing at the corners of the soft cover, as new. ... more

Price: $24.00

University of Chicago Library, 1973.

Clean, bright pages; secure binding; soft cover bears a small crease at the bottom right front, a thin line of foxing up the spine, and gentle shelfwear around corners and bottom edges, otherwise excellent. [55]pp.; b/w illus.; a gentle introduction to palaeography and medieval scribal and binding practices. ... more

Price: $10.00

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

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

Oak Knoll Press, 1999.

Clean and bright, with no owners' marks; the full cloth hard cover shows only very light rubbing at spine ends and a few inevitable dust spots, easily cleaned but easily replaced due to the fine count of the black linen. The dust jacket is very slightly toned along the spine... more

Price: $500.00

Oak Knoll Press, 2004.

Clean and bright except for a single small, circular, pale mark on the back of the blue cloth hard cover; no owners' marks; a bump to the bottom left rear corner has left a pair of concentric wrinkles in the fabric of the cover as well as some creasing at... more

Price: $36.50

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

University of Iowa Press, 2005.

Crisp, bright, and clean; no owners' marks or wear; as new. 70pp., full color, catalogue of memorial exhibition. ... more

Price: $35.00

New York: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1971.

Clean, bright pages except for two tiny brown spots on the foreedge of the page block; square, secure binding, despite a gentle reading crease; soft cover has a short, light fold across the top left rear and a small curl at the top right front, extending slightly through the first... more

Price: $65.00

Oxford University Press, 1960.

Crisp, clean pages except for modest toning in the margins and a brown spot and band of toning on the front free endpaper; binding square and secure, hard cover only mildly rubbed at corners and spine heel; jacket is toned around edges and along spine with several short, shallow scratches... more

Price: $15.00

The MIT Press, 1970.

Crisp, clean pages, if gently toned throughout; no owners' marks; spine bears thin reading creases but remains square, the binding secure; soft cover has a crease along the left front, a few tiny surface chips front and back, a patch of pale discoloration at the upper right front and another... more

Price: $43.95

Rutgers University Press, 1999.

Crisp, clean pages; no owners' marks; square, uncreased spine; soft cover bears a line of pale handling smudges along the left front and moderate shelf-rubbing with occasional edge chips around the corners and spine ends, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $20.00

Chicago: The Inland Printer Company, 1924.

A revised edition of the 1915 "Bookbinding and Its Auxiliary Branches". Crisp, bright, clean pages save for a light gray fingerprint on the head edges and a small surface abrasion on the final text page; smyth-sewn binding is square and secure, with minimal rubbing at the corners and spine ends... more

Price: $295.00

I. Nevins, 1986.

Crip, bright, clean pages; square, secure binding; full cloth cover bears some sunning at the spine, gentle softening at the spine heel and spots of surface rubbing at heel and corners as well as two very small, closed tears with attendant creases along the top edge of the marbled paper... more

Price: $180.00

Mahwah, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2006.

Clean except for some highlighting on 20 pages; spine is square and uncreased, soft cover showing a short, vertical crease at the lower left front, two short chips on the top rear adge, and modest shelfwear around the outseide edges and corners, otherwise excellent. ... more

Price: $10.00

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