Good. Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of previous use. Dust jacket is lightly chipped at all edges, few small closed tears, now in protective mylar sleeve. A handsome copy of this increasingly scarce item. Secure packaging for safe delivery.
Good. 1956 Hardcover First Edition illus. 176 p. Includes bibliography. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
Acceptable. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
Bonestell, Chesley. Good. No dust jacket. 176 p. Includes: illustrations, index, bibliography. Green cloth-covered boards show a bit of wear at top and bottom spine edges and front corner tips, but front board has the cloth worn away 2" along the front edge at the top. Boards are clean, but front board has a nickle size darkened spot and rear board has a darkened area along the top rear corner and another streak of the same along the middle of that board. Front board has a stamped in indentation of a rocket pointing toward mars. Decorative free front end papers and paste downs of ancient world maps. Interior pages are clean and unmarked. 176 pages include illustrations and paintings, an index of tables and bibliography.
Good in good dust jacket. 1956. 184 pages. Pictorial dust-jacket over green cloth boards. Presumed first edition. Good bright pages. Light foxing to the endpapers and to some of the pages throughout. Minor edge wear with corner bumping and scuffing. Good boards with minimal wear. Unclipped dust-jacket. Large chips missing from edges and corners. Small tears and creasing to the edges. Rubbing and foxing to the jacket. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1452719937JP (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
Good. 1956 Sidgwick and Jackson. 184pp. Book in good condition & DJ in acceptable condition. NOT EX-LIBRARY. There are signs of visible wear which may include markings, bookplate or authors name, bumping, small tears, non-major spine or binding defects but book is still wholly intact. SEE PICTURES for any wear or defects. Condition based on age of book. To ensure you receive the quality of book expected we provide pictures of NOTICEABLE WEAR for ALL books we sell with marked conditions of GOOD +. If you have any questions at all don't hesitate to send us an email.
The exploration of Mars
by Willy Ley, Wernher Von Braun
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