Harborside, Maine: Social Science Institute, 1976. US Printing. small 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. bright green wraps spine with b/w uppercase title beneath orange author at head. reading crease extends down length of spine with edgewear moderate; mainly at the head and the outer corners. excessive rubbing to green softcover front makes whitish patches. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. ivory textblock clean, corners neatly aligned and gently read interior; clear ivory edges, appears in above average shape overall. 308 pp. ISBN# 060902515.
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; grayish beige spines with gilt text to red blocks; 2 volumes: vol. 1, pp 441; vol. 2, pp 501; cloths have sun darkened spine; slight spotting to exteriors; some slight rubbing to corners; strong boards; text blocks show slight toning to exterior edges; deckled fore edges; frontispieces; toning to front and rear gutters; interiors clean; illustrated;.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1955. First edition. Octavo. Good in good- dust jacket. Orange cream spine with long black panel and white lettering. Chipping to top and bottom of dust jacket spine. Crease to top corner of front dust jacket flap. Several small closed tears and chipping primarily to top of panel edges. Some soiling to rear DJ panel. Small scar to the cloth near top of book spine. Binding intact, text block edges generally clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 246pp.
n.p. Louisiana State University Press, 1962. Octavo; pp 234; G-; grayish green/black spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows slight staining to head fore edges; mild rubbing wear to edges; slightly bowed boards; text block has slight dampstaining to interior fore edge and pastedown edges; illustrated;.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1966. Octavo: G-561 pp./no-DJ paperback: Green spine with white and black text: Covers have significant shelfwear, rubbing, creases down spine, fraying to corners, ink notations in inside front cover, binding solid: Textblock exterior has staining to head and tail edges, age toned, one page has ink underlinings, rest unmarked, two pages from table of contents have small tears at bottom corners:561 pp.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1952. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Blue spine with small white text. DJ has shelf wear, age toning to spine, edge wear, clipping to corners of front flap; Boards have rubbing to edges, bumping to corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has water stain on fore edge, age toned, light pencil marks on the margins of pages, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 362.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1992. First Printing. Octavo; pp 287; G/G-; ivory/dark green/red pictorial spine with green and ivory text; dust jacket has some age toning to spine and edges; slight soiling to exterior; cloth shows slight shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by author;.
New York: AMS Press, 1975. Reprint. Octavo: VG/no-DJ hardback: Blue spine with silver text: Boards are strong and clean, light rubbing mainly to head and tail of spine and corners, binding is tight: Textblock exterior is clean, pages unmarked, 2 fold out plates in very good condition: 1975 reprint of the 1841 Home Colonization Society edition: Unpaginated.
Stockholm: Ordfronts Forlag, 1986. Booklet; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with black & red text; Covers have slightly age toned exterior with minor edge wear, otherwise clean and sturdy; Text block shows slight shelf wear, due to handling, but pages are clean with tight binding; pp 126. German language.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1964/1969. Octavo. VG/VG- DJ. 2 volumes; Volume I: Blue spine with yellow and white text/title; Volume II: Yellow, grey, and black spine with yellow and white text/title; dustjackets are mostly clean, with some rubbed areas, and mild edgewear (some creases along the edges and spine); bindings are strong; mild foxing noted on the top fore-edge; textblocks are clean. Volume I: pp. 584. Volume II: pp. 534.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2002. The ultimate resource for authoritative information on the U.S. Presidency, Congress, and Supreme Court. Compiled by three top scholars, its pages brim with the key figures, events, and structures that have animated U.S. government for more than 200 years. Features biographies of all the Presidents, Vice Presidents, and Supreme Court Justices, as well as notable members of Congress (current at date of publication). Bound in fine brown genuine leather with bright gilt spine title and gilt decorative motif on cover; gilt text block, silk ribbon bookmark sewn in. Hardcover. 802 pages. 8vo., 802pp; VG; bound in fine brown genuine leather with bright gilt spine title and gilt decorative motif on cover; gilt text block; silk ribbon; in excellent condition; shelved easton press or political science.
Lexington: For the Organization of American Historians, University of Kentucky Press, 1967. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue and white with black and white print; DJ has toning to spine, tears at spine ends and flap corners, shelfwear; Boards in tan cloth with black print, slight wear to spine caps; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, mild amount of marginal notation throughout, penciled notes on rear flyleaf; ix, 369 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Washington, DC: The AEI Press, 1999. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. slim black glossy DJ spine with bright medium blue title between authors and publisher. mild superficial wear to jacket front/rear, light rubbing but edgewear slight. dark navy clothbound HB with silver titling centered upon spine.prior institution stamp on left ffep and half-title sheet. lightly skimmed with basic clean textblock and edges. 102 pp. ISBN#0844741191.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1923. Octavo; pp 729; G-/no-DJ; navy blue spine with gilt text; cloth has slight wear to exterior; lightly bumped corners; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior shows light toning toward edges; previous owner's name to front pastedown; slight age toning to exterior edges; light foxing and toning to first few pages; some underlining and margin markings; slight cracking to pp 306-307.
Orlando: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers, 1987. First Edition. Octavo; pp 320; G/G; lavender spine with silver text; dust jacket shows sunned spine; minor chips to spine head edge; slight rubbing to exterior; cloth has lightly sunned edges; slight splaying to boards; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by Claude Pepper;.
New York, NY: Encounter Books, 2011. First American Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG. powder blue tipped ends with white publisher and author at head and tail, around lengthy white titleblock segment with black uppercase titling. light blue clothbound HB spine with silver stamped titles, paperboards a flecked white. flipped through lightly, no marks inside or to its smooth outer edges. 220 pp. ISBN# 9781594035647.
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.
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1963. Octavo; 2 volumes; VG-/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spines, black and white with white print/green and white with black print; DJs have edgewear, tears to top edges of both volumes, mild toning to spines; Boards in green cloth with silver print, clean and strong; Text blocks clean and tight but for crease to vol. 2 front endpapers; CONTENTS: vol. 1. Machiavelli through Rousseau -- Vol. 2. Bentham through Marx; 2 volumes (xxii, 455; xxii, 472 pages).
Waco, Texas: Texian Press, 1974. (first edition). 8vo in cloth with DJ. VG+/VG-. Book is in good shape, very slightly dented corners. DJ has some edgewear along top of spine, foxing along interior edges of flaps, some foxing on front cover, foxing and age toning on spine. Book is signed by author. 195pp. Library Of Congress # is 74-76245. Shelve in front door glass cases. Spine is white with black text.
London: Methuen & Co., Ltd., 1973. reprint. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with blue text; Covers have shelf wear such as rubbing and scratches on panels with moderately rubbed corners & edges, and lightly age toned rear; Text block shows wear due to handling mostly on exterior edges, and tear at tail edges of first few pages, otherwise text pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 291.
New York: The Free Press, 1999. First Printing. Octavo; pp 244; VG/G; coppery brown spine with black text; dust jacket shows light wear to exterior; autograph sticker to front; cloth clean; lightly bumped edges; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; signed by author;.
Columbia: The James K. Polk Memorial Foundation, 2005. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; four volumes: vol. 1, pp 498; vol. 2, pp 494; vol. 3, pp 508; vol. 4, pp 462; beige slipcase shows minor wear to exterior, intact boards; cloths have light sunning to exterior, strong boards; text blocks have slight wear to exterior edges, small tear to front pastedown of vol. 4; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: A. Wessels, 1909. Presumed First Edition. 8vo., 361 pp., VG-/no DJ; blue cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine; bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine, horizontal crease above "A. WESSELS' logo to tail of spine (lettering affected yet legible; bumping to corners of boards, cocking to boards, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; ex libris bookplate to front paste-down, square area of age-toning to ffep from bookplate; age-toning to interior, slight fading to text (legible), occasional marginalia in pencil; INSCRIBED by Post to first blank page, dated "Chicago / Dec 1909"; Post served as Assistant Secretary of Labor from 1913-1920 under the Wilson administration; shelved Case 1.
Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1976. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Yellow spine with black text; Dust jacket has mylar covering with slightly sunned exterior and minor edge wear; Cloth has minor smudge on front and slight edge wear, otherwise have intact, clean and strong panels; Previous owner's name on ffep; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to age and handling, overall pages are intact and binding is tight; pp 89.
New York, NY: Random House, 1993. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG. black paper DJ spine with yellow and red uppercase titling. orange text field thinly bordered in red shades the jacket front and rear, text in black. minor edgewear and under clear protective cover. black clothbound HB spine with tiny gold stamped titling, black panels. with review slip; textblock clear and excellent. 278 pp. ISBN# 0679403582.
Manchester and New York: Manchester University Press, 1990. Small Octavo; pp 252; VG/VG-; yellow spine with green text; dust jacket shows minor wear to exterior, slight sun fading to spine, minor chipping to spine edges; cloth has slight sun fading to spine, boards are clean and strong; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffep, interior clean;.
London: Baldwin, Cradock and Joy, 1826. Second edition. Octavo; pp 519+548; VG-/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; 2 volumes; half-bound leather spines with cracking to joints, rubbing wear to edges, strong boards; text blocks show age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffeps, writing to verso of ffep of vol. 2; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders. SHELVED IN AISLE 8.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1950. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG/VG-; Thin green spine with white and green text. DJ has shelf wear, edge wear; Boards have age toning, light rubbing to edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 109.
Cambridge, MA ans London, UK: Harvard University Press, 1999. Octavo; pp 309; VG/G; black spine with orange and white text; dust jacket has small chip to spine tail edge; mild rubbing wear to edges, otherwise; cloth clean; minor wear to corners; strong boards; text block has foxing to exterior head edge; illustrated; interior clean;.
Columbia: The James K. Polk Memorial Association, 2005. First edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Off-white slipcase; Black spines with gold text; Four volume set; Slipcase is lightly sunned with minimal shelf wear, strong & intact; Cloths are slightly sunned spines, otherwise unmarked; Text blocks have overall evenly ivory tone and clean; pp 1962. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: John Milton, 1692. Third Edition, First Issue. Octavo, , 238,  pages; G; 1/4 bound in tan leather, brown leather boards, paneled spine with a burgundy label and gilt lettering; moderate rubbing to boards; text block speckled red; tape repair to both front and rear gutters, since separated; first 2 endpapers and last 2 endpapers loose within; endpaper opposite title page has 13 lines of handwritten notes; bookplate on front pastedown; interior clean; with rare advertisement leaf in rear; SS consignment; shelved case 0.
London: John Milton, 1697. Reissue. Octavo,  238 pages; 3/4 bound in brown calf, paneled spine with gilt bands and gilt lettering; marbled boards; A4, B-P8, Q7; lacking final advertisement leaf Q8; with a single small stamp on verso of title page for the Selbourne Library; mild soiling to interior; title page has some rubbing to edges, illegible name to top of page; Wing R187, ESTC Citation No. R9026; JG consignment; shelved case 0.
Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 427 pages, VG/G+; black DJ, white and golden yellow lettering: mild overall wear to DJ, closed tears to edges of covers, light scratching mostly to back cover; non-archival tape to head, tail, corners, and fore-edge to back cover to interior of DJ; DJ protected by mylar; black faux-cloth paper boards, bright gold lettering to spine: very mild wear to text-block, mild age-toning to top, light age-toning to fore-edge, bottom clean; interior clean; shelved china.
New York: Best Books Inc., 1965. First Trade Paperback Edition. Octavo, 286 pages; VG-: spine is white with red lettering; binding has minor wear along the edges, has a small crease at the bottom of the front cover and at the top of the back cover, has minor creasing on the spine; pages have red coloring along the text block, have minor fading along the edges and have age toning; signed by Ronald Reagan on the title page; SG Consignment; Shelved in case 5.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2001. first edition. VG+/VG+. 8vo in gray boards with black quartercloth spine. DJ is white with title on spine in gray. Signed and Inscribed by author Reeves on main title page. Light edgewear to boards and DJ, DJ in protective mylar sleeve. 702 pp. Small abrasion to rear free and paste down end page. Shelved U.S. BIOGRAPHY.
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.