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.
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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.
Winterthur: Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, Inc., 1965. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; softcover; volume 1 - white spine, black text, volume 2 - white spine, blue text, volume 3 - white spine, red text; slip cover has general shelfwear, general edgewear, fraying along fore edges, soiling on head; all volumes' covers have minor shelfwear, slight sun toning on spines; all volumes' text blocks clean; volume 1 has some separation from spine; Volume 1 - The Winterthur Story; Volume 2 - Winterthur in Bloom; Volumes 3 - Winterthur Illustrated [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
New York, NY: Random House, Inc., 1993. First Paperback Edition. thick 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. thick red wraps spine with bold black title, mid-spine white author and white/black publisher. light edgewear, a touch thumbed at its corners, softcover front curls lightly. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON HALF-TITLE PAGE, with prior owner's address aside. includes gallery of 47 b/w images with text detail, following page 368. slim ivory edges average. 622 pp. ISBN# 0679748784.
Chicago: W.B. Conkey Company, 1896. Octavo; Fair; Hardcover; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth, gold print, portrait in silver print on front, wear to corners and spine caps, fading/spotting/shelfwear; Text block has cracked hinges front and rear, foxing to endpapers and to plates with their adjacent pages, spine break p. 494, age-toning to paper; 630 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1896. Abridged Edition. Octavo, 547 pages; G-; bound in publisher's green cloth, gilt lettering to spine; moderate soiling and rubbing to boards; foxing to interior; webbing showing on ffep; two two tipped in TLS's, dated Feb. 3/97 and June 19/98, from James Bryce to Samuel Barker, publisher of "The American." Bryce writes about this work and mentions Woodrow Wilson before Wilson becomes President and Gladstone. Pasted to front pastedown is a newspaper photograph of Bryce and his wife. Barker Company Stamp on ffep; The American Commonwealth was first published in 1888 in three volumes; shelved case 1.
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1983. first edition. Octavo; VG-/G; Burgundy spine with green & off-white text; Dust jacket has slightly rubbed exterior with some small tears at spine corners, missing 1.5 inches of spine tail edge and lightly age toned flaps; Cloth has lightly sunned spine with otherwise clean panels which are sturdy and intact; Text block shows slight wear due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 587.
Chicago, IL: The Newberry Library, 1991. US Printing. oblong Qto. VG/ - no DJ. thin gray spine, mild wear, no text. wide adjacent cover images, both colored map plans. a touch thumbed, the softcovers are smooth. interior contains around 45 b/w plates facing extensive text details and references. slim edges are unblemished, all sides. 102 pp. ISBN# 091128463.
Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1951. Octavo; VG/Hardcover; red spine with gold text; the 2 volume set have uniform condition; they are enclosed in a red slip case; boards have shelf wear and have minor marks but strong; fore edges of the text blocks are deckled but pages are clean; 632p. (Vol.1 ); 686p. (Vol. 2).
Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1951. Second Printing. Thick octavo; G-/no-DJ; sunned red spines with gilt text; 2 volumes: vol. 1, pp 632; vol. 2, pp 686; sunned and soiled red slipcase; some fraying to edges; cloths have moderate wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks show light foxing to exterior fore edges; deckled fore edges; previous owner's name to front endpapers; frontispieces; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Boston: J.H. Wilkins & Company, 1835. First American Edition. Octavo, 335 pages; VG; bound in full pebbled green cloth, faded black label with gilt titling to spine; mild wear and rubbing, chipping to head and tail of spine; foxing throughout; contemporary name to title page; scarce; shelved case 1.
Columbia and London: University of Missouri Press, 1977. Octavo; pp 253; VG-/G; dark tan spine with brown text; dust jacket shows slightly sun darkened exterior; mildly rubbed edges; some age toning inside dj; cloth has slight toning to spine; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
Sarasota, Florida: Pineapple Press, Inc., 1991. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; pp 267; dark green spine with ivory text; this volume only; dust jacket shows light wear, minor rubbing to edges; cloth has very light wear to exterior, minor wear to edges; text block shows slight wear to edges; interior clean.
Michigan State University Press, 1961. Octavo; G/no DJ; Ex-Library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print; Boards in black cloth with gold print, wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear, call number inked out on spine; Textblock yellow-tinted top edge, vendor label on front flyleaf, library stamps to all edges and title page, rear end papers have library pocket and paper label affixed; xii, 340 pages.
Hanover: Dartmouth Publications, 1960. First. First edition, second revised printing; VG-/Fair; forest green spine with orange text; dustjacket has severe edgewear with tearing and fraying, staining and discoloration to back cover, dustjacket has protective mylar covering; boards are strong and clean; title page has gift inscription to previous owner, otherwise textblock is clean; 302pp.
Charleston, SC: The Charleston Museum, 1942. Unstated, apparent first edition. Octavo. Good with no dust jacket. Blue spine with silver lettering. Several scuffs to front cover near the fore-edge, slight shelf-wear to rear cover. Uneven sun-fading on the front cover. Binding, book block edges, and text pages generally very good. Discoloration mark on the edge of page 163. 311pp.
College Station, TX: Texas A & M University Press, 1997. Limited Edition, 1/1250. Square Quarto, 147 pages; VG; bound in publisher's blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, housed in a VG blue cloth slipcase, with seal of the US on front cover; SIGNED by both Bush and Valdez on two separate limitation pages, additionally inscribed on the title page by Valdez; shelved case 5.
New York: Charles Scribner and Company, 1869. First Edition, first printing. Octavo; VG-; 184 pages and 7 pages of advertisements; Green cloth spine and boards with gilt lettering; Some wear to the edges of the boards, corners bumped and fraying, small chip at the top edge of spine; Binding tight; Text block slightly toned; Shelved case 1.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1930. Authors Autograph Edition, #442/1000. Octavo, xvi, 436 pages; VG-; 3/4 bound in publisher's faux vellum with light blue paper boards, gilt lettering to spine; mild rubbing and wear, primarily to head and tail of spine, spine edges, corners; top edge of text block cut, others uncut; SIGNED on Limitation page by both Byrd and the Publisher; BL consignment; shelved case 9.
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1943. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; tan, blue and black illustrated spine with tan and black text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, edgewear, small closed tear on back head edge; vggboards are strong, sunning around edges and along spine, spine cocked; textblock has slight edgewear, otherwise clean; pp 324.
New York, NY: The Macmillan Company, 1935. First. Octavo; VG-/G+; Faded blue spine with red label and blue text; DJ age-worn, generally clean, with shelfwear and edgewear, chipping at corners and both ends of spine, open tears at top corners, chipping at repaired semi-open tear along top edge of front cover, light chipping along tail edge, open tear along back cover edge of spine top, open tear near back cover tail corner, spine sun-faded to the point of near illegibility, DJ protected by book jacket cover; Boards strong, clean; Textblock darkened by age, otherwise clean, name of previous owner and other notations inscribed on front free-end paper, light pencil marginalia towards end of text; fore and tail edges deckled, top edge gilt intact; pp 255.
Indianapolis, New York and Kansas City: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., 1967. First. Octavo; VG/VG-; white spine with blue and brown illustration band, red band, and black, red and white text; dustjacket has minimal edgewear, light staining and discoloration/scuffing to covers; boards are strong and clean; textblock is clean; 208pp.
San Antonio: The Naylor Company, 1958. 10mo; pp 74; G/G-; pinkish beige pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket has some chips to corners; few small spots to exterior; some rubbing wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has only slight wear to exterior; minor wear to corners and spine edges; strong boards; text block has slight tone to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; rubber stamped author's signature to ffep;.
Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1959. Octavo; pp 638; G/no-DJ; dark red spines with gilt text; 2 volumes: vol. I, 1777-1804; vol. II, 1812-1826; black slipcase shows rubbed, worn corners; minor chips to edges; has lightly rubbed exterior; cloths have slightly sunned spines; boards show mild wear to exteriors; bumped tail fore corners; sturdy boards; text blocks show slight wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; previous owner's name to ffeps; frontispieces;.
Cleveland: The world Publishing Company, 1966. Facsimile edition. Tall quarto in vellum with cloth ties; King James I coat of arms on front cover; pale blue case, velvet lined, with black and white illustration on front cover; VG/VG; case has moderate soiling and slight mark in the back; book in very good condition; slightly slanted forward due to thick vellum; includes pamphlet with historical introduction and bibliographical notes; shelved on front table; GP consignment; please contact us for shipping costs. Case 4.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1886. Octavo; pp 519; Fair/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text; cloth has noticeable soiling to exterior; rubbed to edges; some fraying to spine edges; chipped spine head edge; text block shows age toning to exterior edge; interior clean; cracking to front gutter; slightly cocked spine.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2015. Octavos, 3 volumes; VG; bound in fine genuine red/gray/black leather with bright gilt spine titles and gilt and black decorative motif on covers; each volume with matching motif; gilt text block; silk endpapers; silk ribbon; contains "The Path for Power," "Means of Ascent," and "Master of the Senate." lacking "The Passage of Power."; "The Path for Power," is signed by Caro on the limitation page, lacking the Easton Certificate of Authenticity; shelved case 8 1/2.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G+/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with blue and red print; DJ has light edgewear, small blemish on front flap, but is clean and bright; Boards in black cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has inscription in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xxxiv, 506 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Providence, RI: Brown University Press, 1973. Octavo; G+/VG-; Green and black illustrated spine with white text; DJ clean with general shelfwear and edgewear, light rubbing and chipping at corners and both ends of spine, chipping and small closed tear along top edge of back cover; Boards strong, clean; Textblock generally clean aside from numerous underlined and annotated passages, several pages have dogeared corners, name of previous owner inscribed on front free-end paper, date and location of importance to previous owner inscribed on back free-end paper; pp 221.
Fort Collins, CO: The Old Army Press, 1974. First Edition. Small Quarto; pp 168; G+/no-DJ; sunned blue spine with gilt text; cloth has slight sunning toward exterior edges; 1/4 bound blue spine with ivory boards; slight wear to edges; small gilt illustrated crossed swords to front; minor splaying to boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; intact binding; frontispiece; inscribed by authors to ffep.
Washington D. C. Government Printing Office, 1954. Quarto; VG; hardcover with no dust jacket; black spine with gold text; solid leather binding; boards have moderate marks,front spine is slightly broken at the hinge, but sturdy; text block has minor age- tone with moderate discoloration, front free end-papers are moderately wrinkled due to exposure to liquid otherwise pages are clean and legible; 1415p. (Vol.21- The territory of Arkansas, 1829-1836, continued).
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office, 1945. Quarto; VG; hardcover with no dust jacket; black spine with gold text; ex library volume with stamp on the verso page; solid leather binding ; boards have minor marks but sturdy; text block has severe age- tone with minor scratches at the top edge otherwise clean and legible; 515p. ( Vol. 4- The territory South of the River Ohio, 1790-1796).
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office, 1954. Quarto; VG; hardcover with no dust jacket; black spine with gold text; solid leather binding; boards have minor marks but sturdy; text block has slightly age- toned and moderate discoloration at the edges; 967p. (Vol.20- The territory Arkansas, 1825-1829, continued).
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office, 1950. Quarto; VG/ hardcover with no dust jacket; black spine with gold text; solid leather binding; boards have moderate marks in front and at the rear but are sturdy; text block is minimally age-toned with minor marks at the fore edges otherwise clean; 750p. (Vol.17: The Territory Of Illinois, 1814-1818).
Washington, D. C. Government Printing Office, 1956. Quarto; VG/ hardcover with no dust jacket; black spine with gold text; solid leather binding; boards have moderate marks and scratches in front and at the rear but are sturdy; text block is minimally age-toned with minor marks at the fore edges otherwise clean; 1129p. (Vol.22: The Territory Of Florida, 1821-1824).
Washington D.C. Government Printing Office, 1945. Quarto; VG; hardcover with no dust jacket; black spine with gold text; solid leather binding ; boards have minor marks but sturdy; text block has severe age- tone with minor stains at the edges otherwise clean and legible;1378p. ( Vol. 12- The territory of Michigan, 1829-1837,Continued).