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A HISTORY OF MADEIRA. With a Series of Twenty-seven coloured Engravings, illustrative of the Costumes, Manners, and Occupations of the Inhabitants of the Island.
London: R. Ackermann. 1821. 118pp. Illus. Rebound in full brown calf binding with tooling of spine and boards. Hard bound. A fine copy. All 27 plates present and in very fine bright condition. Plate facing page 95 has been rebound as frontispiece.
(Lisbon):Editorial Caminho. (1985). 649pp. Wraps. Covers are worn with some soiling and mild foxing. Otherwise in very good condition. Interior is clean and free of stray markings, though there is toning to the pages throughout. FB007
Impresa Nacional-Casa Da Moeda. 1983. 2 vols. Vol. 1:430pp; Vol. 2:392pp. Soft cover. Covers slightly soiled and shelf-worn with creased and turned edges. Internally pages clean and bright with no previous owners marks or signatures. A good to very good, tight, clean copy.
LA COMMUNE DE PARIS Y LA REVOLUCION ESPANOLA. Conferencia pronunciada en el cine Coliseum de Valencia el dia 14 de Marzo de 1937
N.P.:C.N.T. A.I.T. Comite Nacional, Oficina de Informacion, Propaganda y Prensa. 1937. 36pp. Stapled wrps. Aside from some light shelf-wear and minor toning to the edges this is a very good, clean copy.
O HOMEN E O MAR. Artistas Portugueses do Marfim e do Osso dos Cetaceos. Acores e Madeira. Vidas e Obras. / Portuguese scrimshaw artists in Whale Tooth Ivory and Bone. The Azores and Madeira. Their Lives and Works.
(Lisboa):(Intermezzo-Audiovisuais, Lda). (2003). 199pp. Extensively illustrated. Oversize. With dust jacket. Aside from a small bit of soiling to top page edges from dust residue, a very good, clean copy with a very good dust jacket. Bi-lingual: Portuguese/English. Contains an extensive biographical listing of scrimshaw artists. Will require extra postage.
O HOMEN E O MAR. Os Acoianos e as Pescas. 500 Anos de Memoria. / The Azoreans and Fishing. 500 years Remembered.
(Lisboa):(Intermezzo-Audiovisuais, Lda). (2006). 1st edition. 259pp. Extensively illustrated. Oversize. With dust jacket. Aside from some light soiling to top page edges from dust residue, a very good, clean copy with a very good dust jacket. . Bi-lingual. Portuguese/English. Will require extra postage.
31pp. Wrappers. A very good clean copy.
London:Harper and Brothers. 1906. 372pp. Illustrated with folding map at rear. Ex-library with number in white on spine, library bookplate on first free end-page, library name stamped on bottom of title page and a date due bookplate glued to inside rear board. Tiffany bookplate of Deming Jarves on the inside front board. The end-pages have darkened with age but otherwise, aside from a couple of penciled notations and a number penned to the bottom of the contents page, the pages are clean and bright. No foxing. Binding is tight and hinges intact. Boards lightly shelf-worn and rubbed at edges. Overall, a very good copy.
New York:National Travel Club. (1936). pp:viii,(1),275. Illustrated. 1st edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Boards lightly mottled at top edgs with slight shelfwear over all. Internally, end-pages age toned, with some light soiling to the top edges of the last couple pages, otherwise a very good, solid copy. Dust jacket is lghtly soiled with overall shelf-wear and wear to all edges and seams with a repaired (taped) tear on bottom rear cover.
London:Alexander Strahan, Publisher. 1866. 2 volumes. xl+ 270pp and vii+ 332pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. Volume 1 front board is moderately soiled, with wear to edges and chipping to lower ended of spine. Volume 2 boards bright with very little wear. Page edges dust stained on both volumes. Both volumes have light age-toning to first and last few pages, and a very occasional spot of foxing or a smudge scattered throughout. No previous owners marks or signatures. Both bindings are tight and hinges intact. Overall, a very good set.
Oviedo: Instituto de Estudios Asturianos. 1950. Wrappers. 260pp. Spanish language. Very Good condition. Cream colored wrappers showing some shelf grime. Internally clean, unfoxed and unmarked. Securely bound. (cfm)
Madrid; Santos Larxe, 1870, 1871. Two Volumes. Hardcover, no dj. 1127+1120pp. Good Condition, Paper covered boards are well worn, especially at the extremities. Gilt stamped leather spines also worn with cracks to leather at top/bottom of spine. Page edges are dirty top and fore-edge. Internally though both volumes are pretty clean; age toning but no markings, and very litttle foxing. Despite the thickness of these volumes, the bindings are still very secure, with only a handful of pages loosening. A lengthy Spanish historical romantic novel. (cfm)
Barcelona: Universidad de Barcelona. 1940. First Edition. Softcover. 602pp. Condition is Good+. Interior is clean and unmarked. Pages are uncut and there is no foxing. Book is square and securely bound. However, paper covers and endpapers are heavily foxed. (cfm)
New York:Farrar, Straus and Cudahy. (1957). 1st edition. xiv+282pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Boards lightly soiled and shelfworn with page edges lightly soiled. Internally, end-pages front and back as well as pp. 148/149 are age-toned from paper left to long. Otherwise, aside from a previous owners signature to the 1st free end-page, a very good, clean copy. The binding is tight although slightly cocked, and hinges intact. The dust jacket is lightly soiled and shelfworn, but still in very good condition. It is not price clipped.
Austin:The University of Texas Press. (1967). ixx+373pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. The book is in very good condition. Internally, some light age-toning to endpapers and a bit of soiling to rear end-pages. The dust jacket is shelfworn along edges with some small chips and tears, and an old dampstain to bottom of spine end, more visible from verso of jacket than straight on, and with some age toning to edges of flaps. It is not price clipped.
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