Unusual books and publications.
Author: Morley, Sylvanus Griswold (1883-1948) Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Pub Date: 1915 (First edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Fair. Binding tight, but wearing. No tears, bends or folds. Ex-library, twice. Edge and corner wear. Wear and chipping to head and foot of spine. Previous owners’ bookplates and handwriting on front pastedown (Johns Hopkins Library, Bob Lister). A…Read More
Author: Nickens, Paul R. Publisher: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pub Date: 1993 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good. Binding tight. No marks, tears. Corners bumped, with small folds at lower rear corner. Upper rear corner has small chip. Edge wear. Smudging to covers. Notes: Corps of Engineers Technical Report EL-93-6. Different strategies are available…Read More
Authors: Earle, Edwin (1904-1989) and Kennard, Edward A. (1907-1989) Publisher: J.J. Augustin Pub Date: 1938 (First edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Fair to Good. Binding tight (more about this in a second). No tears, bends or folds. Without dust jacket. Previous owner’s name in ink and bookplate on inside front board. Gilt on spine faded, barely…Read More
Author: Lister, Robert H. Publisher: University of Colorado Press Pub Date: 1955 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair. Binding tight. no marks. Lower front cover corner has approx 6″ fold, with smaller approx. 1″ fold at corner. Upper front cover corner at spine has approx. 1/2″ x 1/4″ chip missing. Upper rear cover edge has approx. 1/4″…Read More
Editor: Kingery, W.D. (William David) (1926-2000) Publisher: American Ceramic Society Pub Date: 1985 (First edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good. Binding tight. No marks, tears, bends or folds. Bumping to all 4 corners. Dust Jacket: Fair. Numerous chips. One approx. 1″ triangular closed tear to upper front edge. One triangular chip, approx. 1″ long by…Read More
An Overview of the Archaeological Resources in the San Juan-Rio Grande National Forest: Mancos-Dolores, Columbine and Pagosa Districts
Author/Compiler: Duke, Philip Publisher: Center of Southwest Studies (Fort Lewis College) Pub Date: 1998 Binding: Paperback (comb binding) Condition: Good. Comb binding tight. No missing or broken comb teeth. No bends or folds. Upper rear cover at spine has 3 areas of wear, with the top perforation now torn at comb binding. No interior marks. …Read More