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[Set09] Boston, nd. Circa 1900. A finely printed three volume set. Large paper edition. 8vos, grey cloth, paper labels. Very good plus with some light normal tanning. N° de ref. de la librería SKU1000012
Título: The Anatomy of Melancholy, What it Is, with ...
Editorial: Dana Estes & Co.
Condición del libro: Very Good
Descripción New York - Philadelphia - John Wiley, 161 Broadway - J.W. Moore, 193 Chestnut Street, 1850., 1850. Poor condition. Full title = THE ANATOMY OF MELANCHOLY, WHAT IT IS, WITH ALL THE KINDS, CAUSES, SYMPTOMS, PROGNOSTICS, AND SEVERAL CURES OF IT. IN THREE PARTITIONS. WITH THEIR SEVERAL SECTIONS, MEMBERS, AND SUBSECTIONS, PHILOSOPHICALLY, MEDICALLY, HISTORICALLY OPENED AND CUT UP . BY DEMOCRITUS JUNIOR. WITH A SATIRICAL PREFACE, CONDUCING TO THE FOLLOWING DISCOURSE. A NEW EDITION, CORRECTED AND ENRICHED BY TRANSLATIONS OF THE NUMEROUS CLASSICAL EXTRACTS. BY DEMOCRITUS MINOR. TO WHICH IS PREFIXED AN ACCOUNT OF THE AUTHOR. i-xiv, 15-670 pages. Hardcover: H 24.25cm x L 16.25cm. Original dark brown cloth boards rubbed with ligth staining and small patches of surface abrasion as well as worn corners; spine's surface cloth entirely persihed with underlying paper backstrip exposed lengthwise; joints exposed too but with hinges firm and boards still firmly attached. Some splitting to binding between pages 350-351 but text block otherwise solid. Edges toned; some leaves still uncut at their top edges. Foxing/toning prevelent to sevral initial and rar leaves particualrly frontipsiece and pictorial title and their interlaying tissue guard sheet as well as text title page; faint toning and scattered light foxing to interior leaves; occasional creased page corners; pecnil writing on rear endpapers. Single volume edition. Sold as is and needs to be re-backed at a minimum. First published in 1621, THE ANATOMY OF MELANCHOLY was an influential study of depression which Burton described as both a physical disease and a moral condition resulting from natural and supernatural causes necessitating corporeal and spiritual treatment. Please note that this thick book has an approximate shipping weight of 3.25 pounds (1.47 kg) and will require additional postage for any postal class other than domestic Media Mail. Nº de ref. de la librería JUN17-08327
Descripción W.J. Widdleton NY 1870, 1870. 3 vols: 500 + 467 + 514pp. 8vo Black & white facsimile of the original edition's frontispiece. 3/4 Calf and marbled boards, endpapers and edges marbled Hinges/joints somewhat dry and cracking (still ok), front endpapers loose, owner's bookplates, lacks most spine labels, general rubbing/wear: Good+ to VG-. Nº de ref. de la librería 4022908
Descripción Dana Estes, Boston, MA. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Good. Limited Edition. Spine paste-down calls this the Large Paper edition. 3 volumes, probably published in the late 1800s , show mild soiling, rubbing and discoloration to covers; mild wear to spine ends; spine paste-downs worn but easily readable; spines sunfaded; prior owner inscription on volume one, dated 1911. An edition limited to 250 copies, of which this is 109. Unable to ship these volumes priority or express mail. Nº de ref. de la librería 300398
Descripción Dana Estes & Company Boston nd. 3 vols: 500 + 467 + 514pp. 8vo Black & white facsimile of the original edition's frontispiece. Title pages printed in red & black ink. Pebbled blue cloth, paper spine labels, t.e.g. Large paper edition Spines well sunned, owner's signature on front endpapers, dedication page partially detatched & cracked along gutter, Vol I has very occasional marginalia neatly in light pencil: VG overall/no dj's. Nº de ref. de la librería 5545061400
Descripción John C. Nimmo, 1886. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: No Dust Jacket. Maroon cloth, 1/4 vellum spines. Gilt stamping to front board. Top edge gilt. Morocco spine labels. Labels severely rubbed but intact. Uncut page edges. All volumes have owner bookplate to inner pastedown. An engraving of the original 1628 title page of the first folio edition with tissue-guard overlay. Volume 1: small closed tear to bottom spine vellum, 1" paper crack to rear gutter. Vol. 2: Small paper crack to front gutter. Top of spine vellum shows ragged tear just at top edge. Vol. 3: Bottom edge of spine small closed tears. Bindings on all volumes sound, inner pages slightly age-toned but clean and unmarked. Nº de ref. de la librería 43546