Yellow boards with gold titles enscribed in red blocks on the spine are bright, showing light rubbing and edgewear. Binding, spine, and hinges are firm. The pages are clean and unmarked. This tissue guard of the frontispiece (a portrait of Noah Webster) shows a couple of light folds. A vey nice copy of a definitive reference source from an era before the internet. Sorry, no international orders on this very large and heavy item. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Webster's New International Dictionary of ...
Publisher: G. & C. Merriam Company, Publishers
Publication Date: 1946
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: Second Edition.
Book Description G. & C. Merriam Company, Springfield, MA, 1954. Hard Cover. Condition: Fair, Some Pgs Taped, Edges Wo. Second Edition. Domestic Media Mail Only. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library, College. Seller Inventory # 041058
Book Description G. & C. Merriam Company, Springfield, MA, 1943. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. This is NOT the India Paper format.Over-sized hardbound (small folio). No wear to the wheat-colored buckram binding with maroon and black leather spine labels. No distortion of the book from reading or improper shelving. Pages are tight and clean with no marks. Name in ink inside the front cover. No odor. At 3210 pages the dictionary is quite thick (nearly six inches). A quite nice copy! Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Seller Inventory # MP18-85C
Book Description G. and C. Merriam Company, Publishers, Springfield, MA, 1935. Hardcover. Second edition, unabridged. 3210; 360pp. Very thick quarto [31 cm] Red pebbled cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles and decorative gilt and blind stamped designs on the spine and covers. Marbled text block edges and endsheets. Good. The extremities are mildly rubbed and soiled. The front hinge is broken. There are a couple of small losses from the fore edge corners of the front free endsheet, and there are two small closed tears in the fore edge margin of this page as well. There are brief numerical notations on the recto of the rear free endsheet. The illustrated pages at the beginning have very light moisture stains. The title page and contents page are creased. There is a 3" tear in the bottom edge of the title page. Will require extra postage due to weight. At the time of publication, no other dictionary had approached the new Merriam-Webster in the size of its vocabulary. 207 of the world's greatest specialists handled the technical subjects. Seller Inventory # 37319
Book Description G. & C. Merriam Company Publishers, Springfield, MA, 1943. Hardcover. Good: Shows significant indications of use: Some outlines of cellophane tape at the front endpapers where newspaper articles or such must have been affixed (these have been removed); much creasing, buckling and edgewear to the endpapers, but all are present and at least functional. Moderate wear to the extremities, with the underlying board visible at the front corner tip and considerable rubbing and mottling to the panels and backstrip; a small red stain at the lower front panel; foxing to the outside edges. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Shows some flaws, but none of them is serious; remains a sturdy, presentable reading copy. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Folio (12.25 x 9.75 x 3 inches). 3210 pages. Numerous Full-Page color plate illustrations. Pronoucing Gazeteer, or Geographical Dictionary. Pronouncing Biographical Dictionary. Language: English. Weight: Tan toward Olive buckram over boards. Gilt titles at the backstrip and and gilt lettering within a circle on front panel. New Words Section Copyright 1939. Second Edition , Revised & Enlarged. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'. Second Edition , Revised & Enlarged. Seller Inventory # 48892
Book Description Springfield, Massachusetts: G. & C. Merriam Company, Publishers, 1954. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. No Jacket. "Previous Editions Copyright 1909, 1913, 1923, 1924, 1926, 1927, 1930, 1934, 1950, 1950" and "New Words (Now Addenda) Section Copyright 1930, 1945, 1950" stated. 1957 on title page. Fine hardback. No dust jacket. Light to moderate creases from top edge to bottom edge of first eight leaves after frontispiece and light, if not very light rippling to leaves in corner at heel of spine. Only trivial additional signs of age/previous use, primarily rubbing to rear cover, corners and edges. Seller Inventory # 102306
Book Description Springfield; G. & C. Merriam Co., 1938. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 2nd Edition. India Paper. xcvi,3210pp. Gray cloth. Rebound. Gilt title label on spine. Spine foxed. T.e.g. Thumb index. Edges somewhat foxed. E.ps., Flyleaves & frontis. portrait page somewhat foxed. Page 3210 & last page wrinkled. Wrinkled & patly torn from page 3113 to 3120. Margin of several pages near the thumb index sl.torn. Page 2564 partly torn & repaired with cellophane tape. 31x23.5cm. Seller Inventory # d00331-300573