from Lost Paddle Books, IOBA

New Arrivals

cover of The Invention of Nature: Alexander Humboldt's New World

The Invention of Nature: Alexander Humboldt's New World

by Wulf, Andrea

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2015
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780385350662
Item Price
£41.05

Show Details

Description:
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2015. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. First American Edition stated. In grey boards with silver type. Top corners lightly dinged and bottoms of boards faded. In nice unclipped jacket.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£41.05
cover of Basin and Range

Basin and Range

by McPhee, John

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780374109141
Item Price
£20.53

Show Details

Description:
New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1981. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. The first book in the author's magnificent Annals of the Former World series which went on to win the Pulitzer Prize as a collected volume. No statement of edition - all further printings from the second onward are stated. In beige debossed half boards with… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£20.53
cover of The Snow Leopard

The Snow Leopard

by Matthiessen, Peter

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780670653744
Item Price
£28.74

Show Details

Description:
New York: The Viking Press, 1978. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First Trade Edition in blue cloth with silver and blue foil to spine. Some small marks/spots to cloth. Small bookstore sticker to front pastedown. Sharp corners, clean interior and tight binding. Jacket is unclipped with creasing to front flap and top of front panel with… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£28.74
cover of My Family and Other Animals

My Family and Other Animals

by Durrell, Lawrence

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First UK Edition/11th Printing
Item Price
£65.68

Show Details

Description:
London: Rupert Hart-Davies, 1962. First UK Edition/11th Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. In green boards and silver type with dings to top rear corner and top of rear board. Top page ends sprayed green and some spots of foxing to front & bottom page ends, but not excessive. Jacket is clipped, but 25s net showing. Some edgewear, one 1… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£65.68
cover of Arctic Dreams: Imagination and Desire in a Northern Landscape

Arctic Dreams: Imagination and Desire in a Northern Landscape

by Lopez, Barry

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780684185781
Item Price
£20.53

Show Details

Description:
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1986. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Full number line down to and including 1. In blue cloth with cream spine cloth and silver type. A book that would be in virtually perfect shape/as new if not for a couple tiny punctures to flap creases and small ding/split to bottom rear… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£20.53
cover of A Field Guide to Animal Tracks

A Field Guide to Animal Tracks

by Murie, Olaus J.

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1975
Condition
Good
Edition
Second US Edition/4th Printing
ISBN
9780395199787
Item Price
£9.85

Show Details

Description:
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1975. Second US Edition/4th Printing. Hardcover. Good/Good. In beautiful green pictorial cloth with ruler to fore edge of rear cover. Some foxing to page ends and previous owner's name to bottom page ends. Jacket is unclipped ($9.95) with edgewear/scuffing, nicks and a few tiny chips. Small stain to top of front panel. The Peterson… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£9.85
cover of California Insects

California Insects

by Powell, Jerry A. and Charles L. Hogue

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780520038066
Item Price
£16.42

Show Details

Description:
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1979. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. In red/orange boards with black type. Some light edgewear and name in pen to bottom page ends. Jacket has light wear, some fading to spine and several shorts tears mostly to head of spine. Creasing to rear flap.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£16.42
cover of Underland: A Deep Journey in Time

Underland: A Deep Journey in Time

by Macfarlane, Robert

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2019
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780393242140
Item Price
£41.05

Show Details

Description:
New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 2019. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Signed by author.. First American Edition stated with full number line down to and including 1. In blue boards with black spine and copper foil type. Signed by author on Bookplate to ffep. A beautiful and obviously unread copy of this magnificent book.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£41.05
cover of My Family and Other Animals

My Family and Other Animals

by Durrell, Lawrence

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First UK Edition/1st Printing
Item Price
£123.15

Show Details

Description:
London: Rupert Hart-Davies, 1962. First UK Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/N/A. Correct First Printing with date on title page and no impressions listed on copyright page. In green cloth with silver type to spine which is faded as are top 1/4 of front board and top edge of rear board. All corners sharp except top front which is… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£123.15
cover of The Mountains of California

The Mountains of California

by Muir, John

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1913
Condition
Fair
Edition
First US Edition/Early Printing
Item Price
£123.15

Show Details

Description:
New York: The Century Co., 1913. First US Edition/Early Printing. Hardcover. Fair/N/A. An early printing of John Muir's first published book and one of my personal favorites. In tan pictorial cloth in black and gilt type and design motif and gilt to top page ends. Some spotting to boards with dinged/softened corners and a couple bumps to front… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£123.15
cover of The Snow Leopard

The Snow Leopard

by Matthiessen, Peter

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780670653744
Item Price
£24.63

Show Details

Description:
New York: The Viking Press, 1978. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. First Trade Edition in blue cloth with silver and blue foil to spine. Clean copy with biding a little shaken. Jacket is price-clipped with chips to a couple corners, top and bottom of rear panel and top of front panel - up to 3/4 by… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£24.63
cover of My Family and Other Animals

My Family and Other Animals

by Durrell, Lawrence

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1968
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780670499113
Item Price
£82.10

Show Details

Description:
New York: Viking Press, 1968. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Good/Good. The large type edition in a much larger format than the original edition. In teal green cloth with blue type to spine. An ex-library copy with tape shadows to tops and bottoms of boards and free endpapers, pocket to ffep, stamps to title page and top page ends,… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£82.10
cover of John Muir's Last Journey: South to the Amazon and East to Africa

John Muir's Last Journey: South to the Amazon and East to Africa

by Muir, John and Michael P. Branch

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9781559636407
Item Price
£12.32

Show Details

Description:
Washington, DC: Island Press, 2001. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Full number line 10-1. Anice copy in orange boards with brown spine and gilt. Jacket is unclipped(no price) with some scratches to rear panel.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£12.32
cover of Stickeen

Stickeen

by Muir, John

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1939
Condition
Poor
Edition
First US Edition/35th Printing
Item Price
£49.26

Show Details

Description:
Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1939. First US Edition/35th Printing. Hardcover. Poor/N/A. In beige cloth with some loss to boards along rear edge of spine and adacent board at top 3/4 inch and bottom 3 1/2 inches. Binding somehow still holding and hinge not split. Some spots, marks and apuncture to front board. Small library stamp… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£49.26
cover of Steep Trails

Steep Trails

by Muir, John

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1918
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Edition/Printing
Item Price
£65.68

Show Details

Description:
New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1918. Later Edition/Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/N/A. In green pictorial cloth with green illustrations and titling. Stated 1918, but edition likely from 1930's/40's.A little wear at corners - especially bottom - and spine ends with nick at heel. A few marks to bottom of rear board. Interior clean and binding tight. Frontispiece and photographs… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£65.68
cover of In Suspect Terrain

In Suspect Terrain

by McPhee, John

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780374176501
Item Price
£16.42

Show Details

Description:
New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1983. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The second book in the author's magnificent Annals of the Former World series. First Printing stated. In brown cloth with gilt to spine. A very nice copy, but for some spotting/foxing to front page ends. Jacket is unclipped ($12.95) with 1/4 inch tear to… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£16.42
cover of Walden or Life in the Woods

Walden or Life in the Woods

by Thoreau, Henry David

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint Ediiton
Item Price
£49.26

Show Details

Description:
Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1929. Reprint Ediiton. Hardcover. Very Good/N/A. In tan buckram cloth and green to art deco type and illustrations on spine. Brown tinted top page ends with a few marks to page ends in general. Very little wear. Previous owner's name and address to front pastedown. Binding starting to separate at title… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£49.26
cover of Stickeen

Stickeen

by Muir, John

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1909
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First US Edition/Third Printing
Item Price
£98.52

Show Details

Description:
Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1909. First US Edition/Third Printing. Hardcover. Very Good +/N/A. Stated Third Impression. A very nice copy in tan boards with brown type and tinted top page ends. Bottom corners lightly dinged, otherwise in beautiful shape. Previous owner's short gift inscription to ffep in pencil dated 1915 and small bookstore sticker to… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£98.52
cover of Man-Eaters of Kumaon

Man-Eaters of Kumaon

by Corbett, Jim

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1946
Condition
Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
Item Price
£13.14

Show Details

Description:
New York: Oxford University Press, 1946. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Good/Fair. Book club dot to bottom of spine. In grey patterned pictorial cloth with light green spine cloth and black type. Bottom corners bumped/split and ding to top rear corner with some edgewear. Jacket is chipped mostly at corners and spine ends with some to top of front… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£13.14
cover of Pathology of Zoo Animals

Pathology of Zoo Animals

by Griner, Lynn A.

Seller
Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9780911461114
Item Price
£32.84

Show Details

Description:
San Diego: Zoological Society of San Diego, 1983. First Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/N/A. Full number line down to and including 1. A beautiful copy in blue cloth with gilt. Some very light foxing to page ends and first and last few pages and endpapers, otherwise clean. Appears unread.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£32.84