Specializing in scholarly non-fiction in the sciences and humanities, but also stocking a healthy selection of additional material in Art, History of Science, Regional US History, Religion, and many other subjects.
Tiber Books is an internet-only bookshop located in the Baltimore, Maryland, area, a region with numerous colleges, universities, and other high-quality book sources in the Baltimore-Washington D.C. metropolitan area. We therefore have access to wonderful resources for scholarly and technical subject matter, as well as historical material, which we're able to pass on to you. We have been offering our inventory over the internet, on a variety of venues, for nearly 20 years now. Our emphasis in online bookselling is on fairly priced books with accurate, conscientious descriptions of condition, and careful packing so that your book arrives in the same condition in which we ship it out to you.
Very good. 8vo, hardcover. Presentation copy, with long inscription to woman who appears in the book. 2 pgs. creased, 2 pen-marks on Index pgs., else vg+ condition in slightly rear-crinkled, otherwise bright & clean, vg dj. 395 pp., illus. Invitations to Winslow book-signing & art opening, plus inscribed snapshot of friends laid in.
Publisher: Record Printing Office, Annapolis, MD
Date published: 1887
Description: 8vo. Hardcover, blue-green cloth (no dj). Front endpaper inscribed "Property of English German School No. 4". Exterior lightly scuffed/soiled, board extremities moderately bumped; 1 section of pgs. somewhat faded & several Index pg. slightly blurry (publishing defects), but all still fully legible; otherwise good condition, contents clean, binding firm. 395 pp. Read More
Edition: Number 153 of 200 copies printed
Publisher: Privately Printed, Philadelphia, PA
Date published: 1941
Description: 4to, hardcover, red cloth, no dj. Exterior moderately soiled & corner-bumped, 1/4" nick to center spine cloth; light foxing to plates & surrounding pgs., not obscuring images, 2" tear to margin of 1 pg. from prev. owner awkwardly separating uncut pgs.; otherwise good condition, contents clean, binding tight. 94 pp., untrimmed, 5 b&w photo plates of letters. Read More
Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore
Date published: 1995
Description: Very good. 4to, hardcover. Near fine condition in vg+ dj. Contents bright & clean, binding tight; lower board corners mildly bumped. DJ has 1/4-inch tear at upper spine. 348 pp., b&w illus., maps. Read More
Publisher: Duffield, NY
Date published: 1907
Description: Very good. 8vo, hardcover, blue cloth w/ gilt lettering, no dj. Prev. owner's name on title pg. Faint moisture stains near lower spine, board extremities mildly rubbed, but exterior otherwise bright, contents clean & tight, vg condition overall. 259 pp. w/ approx. 30 b&w plates. Read More
Publisher: Patriotic Literature Publishing Co., Baltimore
Date published: 1895
Description: Describes government-run (socialized, socialist) enterprises. 8vo, hardcover, green cloth, no dj. Exterior lightly soiled, spine-darkened, sm tears to cloth at upper & lower spine & board corners; endpapers smudged, upper corner of 2 pgs. torn; otherwise good given age, contents slightly age-browned but clean, binding tight. 219 pp. + 1 foldout map showing countries owning their railroads. Read More