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The Story of Mankind

Hendrik Van Loon

  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Book condition: Very Good
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Boni and Liveright, 1922. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Copyright date is 1921, 1st edition, 7th printing in 1922, blue cloth over boards witg gold lettering on the front and the spine a inlaid label glued on the front, no tears or bent pages oweners names on the insid covers, NO JACKET. light bump to the toe of the spine, shelf wear to the edges is minor, fully illustrated with eight three-color pages, over one hundred black and white pictures, bright, clean text with a tight binding a solid book. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

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  • Edition: First Edition; First Printing
  • Book condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
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London: George G. Harrap & Company. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1933. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Text is clean. Previous owner name stamped in black ink and written in pencil on front free endpaper. Cover shows wear, rubbing at corners. Dust jacket (Which folds out to present full color world map) has been laminated. Previous to lamination, DJ was chipped and had previous owner marks on front panel. States First Published 1933. Belonged to Dr. Richard D. Loewenberg. ; Previous owner Richard Detlev Loewenberg (1911-1954) a German-Jewish psychiatrist who emigrated to California. Practiced in San Francisco and later in Kern County. After his death, he gained some notariety as the Psychiatrist who had put together the 1951 psychological profile of Kenneth Parnell as part the the legal proceedings surrounding Parnell's abduction and abuse of an 8 year old Bakersfield boy. Loewenberg interviewed Parnell several times over a 6 year period, starting 4 years before the 1951 abduc ... Read more

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THE STORY OF MANKIND

Van Loon , Hendrik

  • Edition: First Thus.
  • Book condition: Near Fine
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New York: Garden City Publishing, 1926. Book. Illus. by Author. Near Fine. Illustrated Hardcover. First Thus.. 1926 Edition , Purple cloth hardcover with paste down color plate and orange design and lettering at the spine, 505 page book with color frontis plate and many black & white illustrations and illustrated end pages . Condition : Near Fine , ex-owners name penned at the inside owners plate . Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall.

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The Story of Mankind

Hendrik Van Loon

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Boni and Liveright, 1923-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good-/No Jacket. Nice tight 1921 First Edition April 1922 seventh printing. Privately owned. No sleeve or dust jacket present. Navy blue covers with gilt titling and perfect applied design label. Light wear to extremities, fading to spine cloth. Some remnants of pencil notes on one page otherwise unmarked. Scans available. Your purchase benefits the Friends of the Stayton Public Library.Free Delivery Confirmation

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked decorated cloth. Spine bands and panel edges somewhat rubbed and dust-toned as with
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London : G.G. Harrap & Company, Ltd, 1933. First Edition. Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked decorated cloth. Spine bands and panel edges somewhat rubbed and dust-toned as with age. Remains quite well-preserved overall: tight, bright, clean and strong.. Physical description; 506 p., [32] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm. Subjects; Geography. World history.

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The Story of Mankind

Van Loon, Hendrik

  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd, 1922. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. First UK edition. Lightly rubbed, owner bookplate on front endpaper, minor pencil marginalia. 1922 Hard Cover. xxviii, 492, [2] pp. 8vo. Blue cloth, color globe image mounted on front board, gilt titles and rules. "The Story of Mankind was written and illustrated by American journalist, professor, and author Hendrik Willem van Loon and published in 1921. In 1922, it was the first book to be awarded the Newbery Medal for an outstanding contribution to children's literature. Written for his grandchildren, The Story of Mankind tells in brief chapters the history of Western civilization beginning with primitive man, covering the development of writing, art, and architecture, the rise of major religions, and the formation of the modern (for 1921) nation-state. Van Loon explains in the book how he selected what and what not to include by subjecting all materials to the question: Did the person or event in question perfo ... Read more

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The Story of Mankind - Updated (Liveright Classics)

van Loon, Hendrik Willem; Robert Sullivan - Current Update, New Intro,

New York: Liveright, 2014. Hardcover/ DJ (has price $35.00); both Fine+ to As New condition. First Edition (of THIS update) & 1st printing per no. line. DJ is clean, glossy & unmarred. NO tears, chips, scuffs or sunfade. Light gray board binding is tight, bright, clean & square w/ NO wear. All metallic spine lettering & decoration crisp & intact. NO bumps, rubs, scuffs or fray. Text is tight, clean & unmarked- maybe just a hint of toning. NO remainder mark, NOT ex library. Excellent copy, displays extremely well. ***Reliable, fast. (136). Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good
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Rough cut fore and lower edges: pages browning thru'out book: col and blck & white illus thru'out book: 506pp incl index

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The Story of Mankind

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

  • Edition: First Printing, Sept. 1939, #15.
  • Book condition: Very Good+
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NY: Pocket Books, 1939. 425pp. Slight wear, to of spine slightly bumped. Photos on request.. First Printing, Sept. 1939, #15.. Paperback. Very Good+. Mass Market.

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The Story of Mankind

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

  • Edition: First American Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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NY: Liveright, 1972. 579 clean, unmarkd pages/index; black c w/kilt titles; ownr's name neatly inked out on flyleaf; dj wsmall closed tear, unclipped price, in mylar. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8 vo.

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The Story of Mankind

Loon, Hendrik Van

  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good+
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London: Geo G Harrap. Good+. 1922. First Edition. Hardcover. Large 8vo; Navy cloth cover is damp marked with whitening; paste on illustration to front cover; gold gilt lettering to upper cover and spine; 9 colour plates and 8 half tone pictures; multitude of other pictures and animated maps; contents generally clean and sound, although the rough cut page edges have got a bit grubby with age; heavy book, excess P&P outside UK. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 492 pages .

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The Story of Mankind

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

  • Edition: 1st Paperback Edition
  • Book condition: Good
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New York City: Pocket Books, 1940. 1st Paperback Edition. Soft cover. Good. Small 8vo. Vintage Paperback. Pocket Books 15. Attractive Fifth Paperback Printing, February 1940. No Cover Price. Tight, solid and clean throughout. Moderate spine and edge-wear. Looks like all Cellophane is missing. Soiling to rear cover. Still, a bit better than a reading copy at a great price.

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  • Book condition: Good
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George G. Harrap, 1933-01-01. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Illustrated. 506 pages. Gree cloth edition. Robust recyclable packaging. 1st class post to the UK, Airmail worldwide

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The Story Of Mankind

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

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Pocket Books. U.K., 1948 first edition. 15 good paperback,

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The Story of Mankind

Hendrik Van Loon

  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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London: George G. Harrap, 1947 First edition, twentieth printing. In good blue cloth boards, with blue, yellow and black decorative border and central illustration of ruin on rock, black titles and decoration to spine. The covers are very firm, one small mark on front. Very lightly foxed free end papers. Tanned and lightly foxed cut edges. The text block is in very good condition, tightly bound and unmarked. No inscriptions etc. With 8 coloured pictures and 8 half tone illustrations and many small drawings.

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The Story Of Mankind

Van Loon, Hendrik Willem

  • Book condition: vg-
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Pocket Books, 1948. 15. vg-. 1948 1st Pocket Books edition paperback. vg- condition. In stock, shipped from our UK warehouse.

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  • Edition: First Edition Thus (1939), Eleventh Printing (1943).
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New York, NY Pocket Books, 1939. Paperback First Edition Thus (1939), Eleventh Printing (1943). Very Good to very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: very slight spine lean; just a hint of wear to the extremities; very mild rubbing and faint soiling to wrapper covers; former owner's name and date in tiny letters at the front free endpaper; some water droplet spots to the tinted top edge and to the top of the tinted fore-edge (no other signs of exposure to moisture, dampstaining, or water damage); the clear plastic "onion skin" is completely peeled off, but it has done its job and kept the covers very clean; the binding is secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing several minor flaws. Corners sharp. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (6.5 x 4.25 x ... Read more

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