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Albert G. Farr, 1911. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, cream without print; Boards in cream cloth and cream paper without print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, stains and smudging, bump to rear fore-edge, spotting; Text block has spotting to edges, front and rear endpapers torn away from bottom staple binding, clean text; unpaged.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1974. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 349; G/G-; blue/white pictorial spine with red and black text; BCE; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; slight toning to head edge; minor chipping to edges; cloth shows some sunning; mildly splayed boards; minor edge wear; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; interior pages clean; illustrated;.
New york: Derby & jackson, 1856. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with faded gold print; Boards in brown cloth with debossed design, wear to corners and spine caps, fading to spine, mild shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on front endpapers, tanning to endpapers, cracked front hinge, spine break at p. 73, light foxing throughout; x, 480 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w).
Westport: Greenwood Press, 1980. Octavo; Originally published 1967, Reprinted 1980; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with black print; Boards in brown cloth, light wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block on p. 72 portion of one paragraph is obscured by white-out, else text block is clean and tight; xvii, 327 pages, maps, illustrated (b&w plates).
Buffalo, NY: Foster & Stewart Publishing Corporation, 1952. Second Edition, Fourth Printing. Octavo; pp 150; G/no-DJ; beige spine with dark brown text; illustration to front; cloth shows slight sunning with light soiling to exterior; some wear to edges and corners; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; some foxing to first and last few pages; small sticker to first page; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
New York: Fordham University Press and Palisades Intersate Park Commission, 2001. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with gold print; DJ has light edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards in green cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine tail, mild warping; Text block has inscription in ink on half-title page, else clean and tight; xv, 406 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1989. first edition. Octavo; VG-/G; White/blue spine with black & white text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slightly sunned spine and edges with otherwise minor shelf wear, generally clean and intact; Cloth is lightly sunned with minor edge wear with sturdy, clean and intact panels; Text block exterior has light wear due to handling but has unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 348.
New York and London: Columbia University Press, 1963. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; dark red spines with gilt text; 3 volumes; grayish tan slipcase has moderate wear to exterior; intact exterior; paper label with red text to front; cloths have minimal wear to exteriors; strong boards; glassine wraps; text blocks have light shelf wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; tight bindings;.
Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia Publishing / Society of the Muse of the Southwest, 2011. US Printing. thin 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ wraps spine has skinny black titleblock, thinly bordered in red with tiny light yellow capitals. smooth matte pictorial exterior. a lightly handled copy, interior profusely illustrated in b/w and much text detail. slim but solidly bound copy, in above average condition. 128 pp. ISBN# 9780738579597.
New York: Random House, Inc., 1958. First Printing. 10mo; pp 182; G+/G-; sunned red/yellow pictorial spine with white and black text; dust jacket shows mild sunning to exterior; light soiling to rear; minor chips to edges; mylar wrap; cloth has slight sun fading to exterior; mild edge wear; strong boards; text block shows some toning to exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2001. Quarto. VG/VG DJ. Red spine with beige text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; dj has protective mylar covering; dj has a protective mylar covering; white sticker on the inside flap of the front dj; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 342.
New York: A Cornelia & Michael Bessie Book, Harper & Row, 1987. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, dark blue with white and gold print; DJ in mylar, slight edgewear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; “Selected and edited by Daniel J. Boorstin and Ruth F. Boorstin”— title page; xxv, 332 pages.
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1978. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 105; VG/G; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight sun ageing to exterior; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light tone to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 1891. Octavo; pp 617; G-/paperback; sage green spine without text; full title: Ninth Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1887-88; The Medicine-Men of the Apache; covers have slight curling to front cover; mild wear to exterior; textured covers without text; possibly rebound; text block shows slight soiling to exterior edges; price clipped ffep; many illustrations, some with tissue guards; some foxing to interior; few plates impacted with foxing; tight binding.
New York: S.W. Benedict, 1851. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black without print; Boards in black cloth, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight spotting, shelfwear, fading to spine; Text block has mild tanning to endpapers, name in ink on half-title page, annotations in pencil on title page, small tears to edge of half-title page and center of title page, foxing throughout; "Delivered in the First Congregational Church in Norwalk, July 9, 1851"; 80 pages.
Washington, D.C. Office of Air Force History, United States Air Force, 1983. Large Octavo; pp 843; G-; blue/gilt spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows some foxing to exterior; lightly sunned exterior; mildly splayed boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York/Boston: Metropolitan Museum of Art/Bulfinch Press, 2001. Large Octavo; pp 198; VG/paperback; white spine with dark gray text; off-white stiffboard bifold slipcase; case exterior shows slight smudges; embossed text to front; covers clean; text block clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Basic Books, 2014. First Edition. Octavo; pp 348; VG-/VG; black/red spine with white text; dust jacket has lightly sunned exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth shows light wear; clean exterior; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by author.
Lafayette, LA: Thomson South Louisiana Publishing, 1999. Quarto; pp 192; VG/VG-; black spine with white and beige text; dust jacket shows slight rubbing to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloth shows light shelf wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
New York: Atria Books, 2016. First Atria Books hardcover edition. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Predominant blue and black spine with white and black text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; boards are strong and clean; SIGNED by author on the title page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 292.
New York: Doubleday, 2008. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; grey spine with white text; jacket has light rubbing on the front and back, light bumping to the head and tail of spine, otherwise little to no wear; boards strong; textblock has one small red marker dot on bottom edge, otherwise textblock clean; interior pages clean; pp 888.
New York: The Bobbs-Merill Company, 1941. First Edition. Octavo, 471/520/484/627/540/533; VG/VG,VG/VG-,VG/VG-,VG/VG,VG/VG; VG/VG-; spines are multicolored with white lettering; dust jackets are in mylar coverings, have price uncut, "$6.00"for volumes 1-4, "$6.50" on volume 5, volume 6 has price cut; all volumes have minimal creasing and chipping at the top and bottom of the spines and on the fore edge corners, have occasional small closed tears along the top and bottom edges volume 2 has a small open tear on the spine, volume 3 has a small closed tear on the spine, volume 6 has small pieces of tape on the inside of the jacket; bindings have minimal bumping on the top and bottom of the spine and on the fore edge corners; pages have red coloring and minor dust build up along the top edge; has an inscription from the original owner on the ffep; shelved Front Window Display.
Indianapolis and New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., Publishers, 1953. First Edition. Octavo; pp 533; VG-/G-; burgundy spine with yellow text; dust jacket has modest wear to exterior; few chips to edges; light soiling to rear; mylar wraps; cloth shows light wear to exterior; lightly rubbed edges; strong boards; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated;.
New York: Published by the author, 1899. Octavo; pp 843; G-/no-DJ; navy spine with gilt text; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; slight fraying wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; slight ink to page listing portraits; illustrated; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; cracking to gutters; top edge gilt;.
Delmar, NY: Floyd I. Brewer, 1997. Octavo; pp 548; G/G-; light greenish gray spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; slight sunning to exterior; cloth shows light spotting to exterior; mild wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows some staining to exterior edges, as is; light foxing to first few pages; interior clean; signed by author.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1988. First Edition. Octavo; pp 286; VG-/VG-; red, white and blue spine with white text; dust jacket shows slight tone toward exterior edges; mild dings to edges; cloth has only light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block edges have light wear; deckled fore edge; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by author.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1968. Octavo; pp 298; Good; light blue with dark blue text; covers have slight sun darkening to exterior; light sticker residue to front; light creases to front head fore corner; intact panels; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name inside front cover; interior clean;.
Philadelphia: Local Democratic Political Committee of Pennsylvania, 1948. First Edition. 8vo., 574pp.; VG-; spine blue cloth with gilt lettering; mild bumping to corners, head and tail of spine; interior clean, save for previous owners name in ink on ffep; front board just slightly loose; scarce; shelved case 1.
Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1900/1903. First Edition. Folios, 2 volumes; VG-; bound in publisher's oxblood cloth, gilt lettering and tooling to front covers and spines; moderate wear and rubbing to boards; volume one has a shaken binding; volume 2 rebacked with original spine preserved, ex-library, with remnant of sticker to tail of spine, discard stamp, pencil notations; Illustrated with 322 gravure plates. A handsome set with many fine architectural photographs and plans, portraits, and historical prints and photographs; heavy, please contact for shipping costs; shelved above case 2.
Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1900/1903. First Edition. Glenn Brown. History of the United States Capitol. 2 volumes. 56th Congress, 1st session, 1900/1902, Senate Document 60. First edition; folio. Both volumes in full red cloth binding with gilt ornamentation and lettering on covers and spines. The name of Albert S. Burleson (1863-1937), a former Postmaster General and U.S. Representative fromTexas, is engraved on the front cover of the first volume. Both volumes contain numerous plates, including architectural photographs and plans, portraits, and historical prints and photographs. Condition: Good. Both volumes show fraying and rubbing to head and foot of spine, edges, and corners; general marking due to shelf wear; age-toning throughout; and some chipping to the edges of pages. Both bindings also have somewhat shaken bindings. Volume 1 has a crack after the first gathering and some water-staining on the left side of the top edge throughout, though this does not impact text or plates. Volume 2 has a four-inch tear to the cloth covering over one joint (the board is still fully attached from the inside) and a notable open tear over the author’s name on the spine. There is some water staining to the cover, as well as to the upper left corner and the lower right corner throughout the volume which does not affect either text or plates. There are gutter cracks after the first gathering and before the last gathering. Dimensions 12.25 x 15.25 x 5 inches DG consignment.
Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2011. Octavo; First printing; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with brown print; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with cream paper to spine and blue cloth to boards, light wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; viii, 200 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York: American Geographical Society, 1943. First Edition. Gift inscription to previous owner on front end paper. Quarto; VG-/G-; Gray spine with no text; DJ has some strong wear, 3" closed tear on rear cover of spine, some other smaller closed/open tears around corners, tape over upper portion of spine; Boards strong, clean; Textblock age-toned, some minor marks on few pages; 311pp.
Woodland Hills, CA: Windsor Publications, Inc., n. d. Quarto; pp 335; VG-/VG-; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has slight toning to exterior, mylar wraps, exterior slightly sunned; cloth has light sunning to spine, strong boards; text block shows minimal toning to exterior, interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Honolulu: The University Press of Hawaii, 1972. Octavo; VG/G+; white spine, blue/red text; jacket has smudging, wrinkling, age toning, small closed tear on head edge, ex-library numbering on spine, price clipped on front flap; boards are strong, rubbing around edges; textblock has ex-library materials on tail edge, title page, back free endpaper and back pastedown, otherwise clean; pp 155.
Providence, Rhode Island: Brown University Press, 1966. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. dark navy DJ spine with tanned ivory titling, concentrated wear at both ends appears as creases and chipping with outer jacket covers' outer corners nipped some, edges of both covers have a few closed tears. dark navy cloth, gilt-stamped with some surfacewear to lower spine. foxing moderate to fep/ffep with some browning to hinge area inside both covers. 13 maps included within the chapter textblock. foxed outer edges, no transference to the interior pages. as is. 411 pp.
Port Washington, NY and London: Kennikat Press Corp. 1976. Octavo; pp 371; G/G-; gray spine with dark army green text; Review Copy; dust jacket has slight soiling to exterior; some rubbing wear to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; minor edge wear; strong boards; text block shows mild shelf wear to edges; publisher's plate adhered to ffep; review materials laid in at half title page; interior clean;.
The Board of Supervisors of Warren County, 1963. Octavo; G+/Fair; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with purple print; DJ in mylar, long tear to front hinge, tears across top edge, shelfwear; Boards in green cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has slight stains to fore edge, else clean and tight; 302 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w), folded map in rear pocket.
Hartford: American Publishing Company, 1869. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with faded gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, toning/fading to spine, tattering and wear to spine caps and corners, wear to edges and hinges, shelfwear; Text block has gilt edges, cracked hinges, intermittent spine breaks, name in ink on front endpapers and on title page, light moisture stain to bottom corner in center portion of book, slight spotting throughout, mild age-toning to paper; 700 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
Boston: Dayton and Wentworth, 1855. Large Octavo, 450, 438 pages; VG; bound in contemporary embossed brown leather, spine rebacked with most of original spine preserved, gilt tooling and lettering; moderate rubbing to boards; marbled text block and endpapers; gilt and leather bookplate to front pastedown; profusely illustrated with full-page illustrations, many hand-colored; two volumes in one, with separate pagination and title pages; shelved case 1.