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Dahlgren, VA: Naval Surface Weapons Center, 1978. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 189; VG-; dark blue spine with gilt text to cobalt blue bar; no jacket; cloth has mild sun fading to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; tight binding; illustrated;.
San Diego, New York, London: Harcourt Brace & Company, 1993. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 226; VG/G; dark pink pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket has mild shelf wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; slightly rubbed corners; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; light wear to corners; strong boards; text block shows light tone to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; illustrated; signed by editor and illustrator;.
Washington, D.C. White House Historical Association, 2011. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 141; VG/VG-; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight soiling to exterior; dark tan cloth has little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block clean; frontispiece; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; tight binding; inscribed to title page by author;.
London: The Merlin Press Ltd., 1970. Second Edition. Octavo; pp 356; VG-/G; grayish green spine with ivory and red text; dust jacket has some rubbing wear to edges; chipping to spine edges and fore corners; closed tear to front flap; mylar wraps; cloth is clean; slight bumping to front tail edge; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean.
Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1969. Octavo; pp 193; G/G-; beige/blue spine with dark blue text; dust jacket has noticeable toning to exterior and spine; some wear to edges; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight tone to exterior edges; light pencil; illustrated;.
Washington, D.C. The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, 1989. Octavo; pp 110; VG/G; red spine with black text; dust jacket has light wear exterior; moderate sunning to spine; few chips to edges; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; some rubbing to corners; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; inscription to previous owner to title page.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1923. First Edition. Large octavo, 454 pages, VG-/VG-; golden yellow DJ, black lettering: overall mild wear to covers, slight age-toning to spine, rubbing with small open tearing to joints of spine, chipping with material loss to tail, "Price, net, $4.00" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; purple cloth boards, gold lettering: spine and top margin of front board faded brown, lettering to spine faded yet legible; scattered spotting (likely water damage) to tail; age-toning to text-block, deckled fore-edge; slight wear to head, tail, and corners; foxing/age-staining to pp. 53-56, text and photograph adjacent to p. 55 somewhat affected yet legible/clear; ex-libris bookplate "From the books of Fred & Maud Black" to front paste-down; INSCRIBED by Morgenthau to Mr. Frederick Black, dated March 23, 1928; frontispiece protected by tissue guard; shelved Case 5.
Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1966. Octavo; pp 316; G/G-; blue spine with black and white text; dust jacket has few chips to edges; some rubbing wear to exterior and vertical edges; cloth has moderate, general wear to exterior; some soiling to spine; slightly splayed boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated;.
Elmwood Park, IL: Dalkey Archive Press, 1991. First U.S. Edition. Octavo; pp 596; G/G; beige spine with black and green text; dust jacket shows some sun darkening to spine; mild wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has light spotting toward exterior edges; strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Washingon D.C. U.S. Independent Agencies and Commissions, 1997. Quarto; G Paperback; Blue and White spine with Blue text; Covers have some edgewear, some shelfwear, bending to bottom corner of front cover, slight bending to corners of rear cover, sunning to spine, color fading to joints of both covers; Textblock has writing in pencil on title page, slight age toning along fore edge, otherwise clean; 228 pp.
Hong Kong; New York: The Chinese University Press; St. Martin's Press, 1982. Octavo; pp 159; VG/G-; Greenish tan spine with black text; Dust jacket has moderate rubbing to exterior, sunning to spine, minimal rubbing to edges and corners; Cloth has minimal wear to exterior, light rubbing to corners; Text block has light wear to exterior edges, ex-library with stamped number and writing to first few pages; interior clean;.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1988. First Printing. 10mo; pp 341; VG-/G; green spine with ivory white text; dust jacket shows slight rubbing to exterior; some sunning to rear and flaps; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has mild tone toward edges; illustrated; inscribed by author.
Washington: United States Government Printing Office, 1937. Octavo; VG-/no dust jacket; Brown-yellow spine with black text; Boards show edge wear, scuffs, some light stains, sturdy and undamaged; Edge of text block is age toned and foxed, foxing on end-papers and paste-downs, age toning throughout, unmarked and undamaged; 249pp.
Albany, NY: author, 1887. first edition. large quarto in brown hardcovers with gold letters; in good condition; boards with moderate soiling; spine shows some shelf wear; binding strong; paper slightly faded and clean; no marks; contains a folded map and plates of instruments used; also contains 5 large folded maps in pocket at the end; pp. 209; shelved in Alcove # 1.
Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1999. Octavo; pp 172; VG/VG; black spine with beige text; dust jacket shows little wear to exterior; mildly toned flaps; cloth clean, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; gift inscription to ffep; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding.
New York: Arno Press, Inc./A New York Times Company, 1979. Reprint Edition. Thin Octavo; pp 188; VG-/no-DJ; butterscotch tan spine with dark green text; full title: Public Land and Pioneer Farmers: Gage County, Nebraska, 1850-1900; cloth shows mild wear to exterior; minor surface chip to spine and one to rear; strong boards; text block has light ivory toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name lightly to front pastedown; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated; nice looking book;.
St. Thomas: Government of the Virgin Islands, 1964. Octavo; vg/none; blue spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; shadow browning to edges of endpapers; text block, clean; toning at the edges; portrait sketch of the Governor, page xi; additional B/W text photos; Index; 272pp. INSCRIBED by Governor on front free endpaper.
New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1931. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Yellow spines with black text; 2 volumes; volumes are encased in slipcase which has some rubbing at corners & slight age toning on rear, some fraying at edge opening; overall intact; cloths are covered with customized dust jacket which has mylar covering; cloths have moderate wear on exteriors, such as lightly sunned spine and minor edge wear; panels are strong & sturdy; text blocks have darkened somewhat on exterior edges due to age; text pages are ivory toned & unmarked w/ intact bindings; deckled fore edges; pp 451+421. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Philadelphia: Camino Books, Inc., 1994. First Paperback Edition. Octavo; pp 405; VG-/paperback; red spine with black and white text; covers show slight wear to exterior; lightly sunned spine; intact panels; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; previous owner's name inside front cover; illustrated;.
New York: The Word Publishing Company, 1952. First Edition. Octavo; pp 237; G-/G; light gray spine with blue text; dust jacket shows slight sunning to spine and exterior; price clipped front flap; sticker to rear; mylar wraps; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light tone to edges; illustrated endpapers; ex-library with markings to title page, exterior edges and copyright page, pouch to rear pastedown; interior clean; illustrated.
Cambrdige, New York, Melbourne: Cambridge University Press, 1999. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; light blue spines with white and blue text; dark green slipcase shows little wear; intact exterior; 2 volumes: vol. 1, The Enlightenments of Edward Gibbon, 1737-1764, pp 339 [ISBN 0521633451], 1999; vol. 2, Narratives of Civil Government, pp 422 [ISBN 0521640024], 1999; dust jackets have minimal wear to exteriors; slightly sunned spines; cloths clean; strong boards; text blocks clean; illustrated;.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1885. Thick Large Octavo; pp 1392; Poor/no-DJ; 3/4 brown spine with gilt text; marbled boards; detached boards; heavy rubbing to edges and corners; text block has age toned to exterior edges; few endpapers are loosed, but present; minor edge chips to first and last few pages; interior lightly toned; previous owner's name to ffep; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: The Cardozo Law Review, 1987. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Light gray spine with blue text; Covers have very lightly age toned exterior with some scratches and smudges on exterior, light foxing near fore edges, otherwise strong and clean panels; Text block has slight wear due to handling with tight binding and unmarked text pages; pp 530.
London and New York: Methuen & Co. Ltd, 1984. First Edition. Octavo; pp 330; G+/G-; sunned blue spine with gray and black text; dust jacket shows sunned exterior mostly to spine and edges; minor dings to edges; cloth clean; mild edge wear; strong boards; text block has light wear to edges; light ink and pencil; tight binding;.
New York, Toronto: John Wiley & Sons, 1974. Octavo; pp 271; G/Fair; black/ivory/dark yellow spine with white and black text; dust jacket has rubbing wear to exterior, mostly to joints; small chips to edges, as is; cloth has light sunfading to exterior; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight foxing to edges; previous bookshop's label to front pastedown; interior clean.
New York: Random House, Inc., 1954. Twelfth Printing. 10mo; pp 180; G+/G-; yellow spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows slight staining to spine; modest wear to exterior; slight soiling to rear; minor chips to corners; price clipped front flap; mylar wrap; cloth has light shelf wear to exterior; mild wear to corners; strong boards; text block shows some foxing to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; illustrated;.
Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 1879 1880. Octavo; vg-/none; green-gray cloth spine with gilt lettering; moderate shelf wear, bumping, rubbing; text block, clean; edges, age-toned; some pages, uncut; 159 pp., illus., portraits, engravings, facsimile documents, tables and text figures; some with tissue guards; some tears; endpapers, foxing; boards and spine, spot staining, chipping and wear; front board, slightly curved; else good.
Philadelphia: J.N. Lippincott & Co., 1883. 10mo; G-/no-DJ; dark green spines with gilt text and illustrations to spines; 3 volumes: vol. 1, pp 544; vol. 2, pp 549; vol. 3, pp 530; cloths have slight sunning to exteriors; black rules to spine and panels; moderate rubbing wear to edges; slight soiling to exteriors; beveled edges; strong boards; text blocks show age toning to exterior edges; interiors moderately toned; slight cracking to front gutter of vol. 3; previous owner's name to title pages; good bindings.
Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1988. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. ivory DJ spine, chipping DJ spine strip ends, concentration of tiny closed cuts and wear to tip and partially taped tail. outer corners have stress points, fore-edge folds creased and yellowing. dark teal cloth bound HB spine, with ridges and wear, stamped metallic titling, with adjacent taupe paperboard panels. general handling and volume wear. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. no marks, no writing to textblock, with basic ivory outer edges. 500 pp. ISBN#0316756008.
Theodore Roosevelt Association, 1975. American Revolution Bicentennial edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Off-white spine with red text; Dust jacket shows very slightly age toned exterior with minor rubbing along edges, covered with mylar and fully intact; Boards are clean, strong and intact with minimal edge wear; Text block has unmarked pages, just slight wear on exterior edges due to handling, tight binding; inscribed by P. James Roosevelt and John A. Gable of the Theodore Roosevelt Association of ffep; pp 232.
New York: Random House, 1938. Large Octavo; pp 721; G/Fair; beige spine with black text; volume 5, The People Approve, this volume only; dust jacket has large chips to spine, some chipping to edges; age toned exterior, mostly to spine, mylar wraps; cloth has moderate smudges to exterior, slight wear to edges; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges, numbers to rear end paper; interior clean.
Boston, MA: Sampson, Murdok, & Co., 1902. 1902 Edition. Octavo; Good; Maroon spine with gold text; Boards are strong, show signs of age such as age stains and frayed and bent corners; Spine is torn at top and tail; Interior hinges are cracked or are cracking, textblock has some small tears here and there, but other than some age-related textblock darkening and staining, as well as a few hand-written on one page, the textblock is clean. There is no page count listed in the book.