Venice: Preffo Altobello Salicato. first edition; written 1582; published 1609. Octavo rebound in light blue moire hardcovers with beige spine; in good condition; boards show moderate soiling and shelf wear with corners slightly bumped; binding strong; musty odor; external edges and paper stained by water damage (mostly on half upper part); pp. 399-405 heavily stained with half page torn and unreadable; framed text in tight italic print; in Italian; pp. 405; this first volume comprises research on family lines starting in the year 959 CE; sold as is; please contact us for shipping costs; shelved in Case # 3.
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Wilkes-Barre: The Smith Bennett Corporation. Mixed Editions. Octavo; Good-; red spines with gilt text; no jackets; 5 volumes; 1909,1927, 1929 and 1930; cloths have slightly sunned spines; rubbing wear to edges; some soiling smudges to exteriors; slight wear to corners; slightly bowed boards; text blocks show slight toning to exterior edges; broken hinges of vol. 1, condition noted; previous owner's name to pastedowns; small chip to fore edge of ffep to vol. 5; frontispieces; interiors clean; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Camden: Picton Press, 1992. Octavo; Originally published in 1934 by the Pennsylvania German Society; 3 volumes; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Vol. 1, 1727-1775 — Vol. 2, Facsimile signatures 1727-1775 — Vol. 3, 1785-1808, Indexes; 3 volumes (776, 893, 709 pages), frontispiece to each volume.
Cincinnati: Robert Clarke & C., 1885. First Edition. Octavo, 415 pages; VG; newly rebound in full brown leather, paneled spine with gilt; marbled endpapers; frontispiece with tissue guard; large folding genealogical chart in rear, with an index on the reverse, one small tear; scarce; shelved case 1.
Fairfield, Iowa: Published privately, 1939. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Dark brown spine without text; Boards have some rubbing along spine edges & corner fore edges with otherwise clean and strong panels; Text block shows light age toning with previous owner's book plate on front pastedown, otherwise good binding and deckled fore edge; pp 116. Inscribed on half title page by author.
Haverhill, MA: John Barber White, 1909. Hardcover Medium Octavo; VG; Green cloth boards with gilt text; Boards show light general shelf ware, slight rubbing on corners, one chip on fore edge of back board, spine is cocked; Text block age toned, staining or foxing on middle fore edge and fore edge corner, and on some pages in text block near the middle, foxing on back cover, otherwise clean, text and illustration legible and clear; pp 339 (including 3 pages of corrections glued to back paste down) Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1989. Octavo; 3 volumes; Originally published 1912, Reprinted 1989; G+; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine tails else clean and strong; Text blocks clean and tight but for very slight amount of pencil notation; Vol. I. (ISBN 0806308931) 623 pages — Vol. II. (ISBN 080630894X) 653 pages — Vol. III (ISBN 0806308958) 712 pages.
East Sandwich: The Nye Family of America Assoiation, 1977 & 1990. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Blue & red spines with gilt text on blue & red panels; 2 volumes; Cloths have clean and intact panels; lightly sunned spines; Text blocks have some wear on exterior edges; text pages are unmarked with good, tight binding; pp 1746. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Albany: Joel Munsell, 1868. Octavo; Poor+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; In clear plastic bag; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth, mitred edges, tattered spine caps and corners, hinges torn so that spine cloth is held to boards only by small portion at top of front hinge, shelfwear; Text block has cracked hinges, shaken binding, intermittent spine breaks, some pages separating from binding; ii, 457 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Tobias A. Wright Press, 1913. Limited. Octavo: G+/no-DJ hardback: Navy blue spine with gold text: Boards are strong with some soiling and dust staining, general shelfwear, bumping to bottom corner, binding tight: Textblock exterior is age toned with foxing, notation in ink on free page, pages have some age toning/spotting with no impact to readability, otherwise unmarked: Limited Edition of 100 copies: 117 pp.
n.p. C.F. Burgess Laboratories, Inc., n.d. Octavo; VG; navy blue spine without text; decorative gilt designs with lines to front and rear boards; C.F. Burgess Laboratories: Burgess Battery Company, Burgess Products Company, Burgess-Parr Company; cloth shows light sunning to spine, rubbing wear toward spine head edge, slight rubbing wear to exterior; text block is unmarked, unnumbered, uncut pages; ivory silk end pages;.
Stonington: The Pequot Press Inc, 1963. Ex-library Octavo; Fair-/Hardcover; Light olive spine with black text; Book in 'As is' condition, heavy wear and age to covers, scuff marks, rubbing and blemishes along front and rear surfaces, taping to tail head extending to front and rear sides, heavy fraying to sides, edges and along spine, large open tear to spine tail, extending to spine edge and exposing binding, library marking on spine tail; Binding intact except for pages v to xiv, library marking along front and rear paste-downs and front free end pages, clipped library insert; Foxing, spotting and heavy toning to text block exterior and toning and foxing within pages themselves, light pencil underlining by previous owners, otherwise text block itself clean; 877 pp; Library of Congress Catalog Card No. 63-13712 See all eight images for detials Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
Hartford: Lockwood & Brainard Company, 1882. Thin Octavo; pp 94; Good-/no-DJ; dark burgundy spine with gilt text; cloth has moderate wear to exterior; slight soiling to boards; some wear to corners; text block shows slight toning due to age; minor pencil; frontispiece with tissue guard; slight cracking to front gutter.
Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Mixed Editions. Octavo; VG; red spines with gilt text; no jackets; 4 volumes: vol. 1, 1694-1742, pp 184 [ISBN 0806311762], 1987; vol. 2, 1742-1775, pp 282 [ISBN 0806312297], 1988; vol. 3, 1775-1800, pp 293 [ISBN 0806313706], 1993; vol. 4, 1800-1862, pp 311 [ISBN 0806313714], 1993; cloths show only light exterior wear; strong boards; text block edges have light wear; illustrated; minor highlighting to vols. 1 and 2 to few pages; light pencil to front pastedowns; tight bindings; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Salt Lake City, UT: Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1972. Large Octavo; pp 1801; G/no-DJ; blue spine with gilt text; 2 volumes: vol. 1, A-K; vol. 2, L-M; boards show moderate wear to exteriors with some spotting; minor wear to edges; lightly bumped corners; text blocks show slight soiling to exterior edges; illustrated with some drawings and maps; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
King George, VA: King George County Historical Society. Mixed Editions. Larger Octavo; VG; red and blue spines with gilt text; mixed editions; 2 volumes: Vol. I, Church Cemeteries, pp 352, 2000; Vol. II, Private Cemeteries, pp 208, 2005; no jackets; cloths show minimal wear to exteriors; mildly splayed boards; text block exterior edges clean; tight bindings; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Nashville, TN and Paducah, KY: Turner Publishing Company, 2008. Small Quarto; pp 256; VG/VG-; Light gray spine with white text; Scarce; dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slight rubbing to exterior, tape to flaps edges, as is, writing to front flap; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852. Octavo; pp 437; Fair/no-DJ; brown quarter bound leather spine with gilt text; full title: The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York; Containing Its History from Its First Settlement, Together with Many Interesting Facts Concerning the Adjacent Towns; Also A Particular Account of Numerous Long Island Families Now Spread Over This and Various Other States of the Union; cloth boards; heavy scratches to spine; age darkened boards; rubbed edges and corners; text block has blue floral patterned endpapers; cracks to gutters; top edge gilt; others age toned; previous booksellers label to front pastedown; illustrated; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; some slight foxing and staining to first few pages;.
Orange, VA: Green Publishers, Inc., 1978. Third Printing. Octavo; VG; burgundy spine with gilt text; third printing; no jacket; cloth has only light exterior wear; strong boards; author's name misspelled on front and spine; text block clean; frontispiece; illustrated; interior clean; tight binding; pp 583.
n.p. Cumberland County Historical Society, 1994. Quarto; pp 250; G+/G-; red spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows moderate shelf wear to exterior; some chipping to edges; sticker to lower spine; cloth has slight fading to exterior, some rubbing to edges; text block has light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's embossed stamp to half title page; many photographs; map of taverns tipped in at ffep; interior clean.
Madrid: 1918. Thick Octavo; pp 1097; Fair/no-DJ; sunned reddish beige spine with gilt text; red cloth has sun fading to front and rear; gilt design to front and rear; blind-stamped borders to panels; chips to head and tail spine edges; some rubbing to edges; text block shows age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's embossed stamp to title page; cracked gutters; frontispieces with tissue guard; p 15-16 loosed, but present; interior shows age darkening toward edges; illustrated; Spanish text;.
Lancaster, PA: Mr and Mrs Harry W. Parker, 1923. First Edition. Octavo; pp 62; G/paperback; gray spine without text; covers have sun aged exterior; light stain to front; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; foxing to ffep; frontispiece; cracking to front gutter; interior lightly toned; illustrated.
Sustin, TX: Jack D. Brummett, 2013. Second Printing. Large Octavo; VG-; dark red spine with silver text; second printing; "35 of 60" written next to inscription of Jack Brummett; no jacket; cloth has slight exterior wear; strong boards; text block edges show minimal wear; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; light pencil to title page; pencil mark to exterior tail edge; some minor pencil inside; tight binding; pp 660; inscribed by Jack Brummett; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
La Haye: Martinus Nijhoff, 1942. Octavo; pp 358; G; dark beige spine with gilt text; no jacket; this volume only; cloth shows slight soiling to exterior; ex-library sticker to spine; strong boards; text block has some toning to exterior edges; mild tone toward interior edges; ex-library markings and stamps inside; text in French;.
New York: The New York History Company, 1900. Large Octavo; pp 638; G-/no-DJ; 3/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text; marbled boards; boards have heavy rubbing to edges; lightly sunned exterior; slight fraying to spine edges; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue guard loosed from binding but still present; profusely illustrated; interior lightly toned; good condition; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Meriden, CT: Published by the author, 1870. Thick Octavo; pp 956; G-/no-DJ; sunned burgundy spine with gilt text black paper label; full title: History of Wallingford, Conn., from Its Settlement in 1670 to the Present Time, Including Meriden, Which Was One of Its Parishes Until 1806 and Cheshire, Which Was Incorporated in 1780; cloth has lightly sunned exterior; slight rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows age toned exterior edges; some age toning toward interior edges; few number to copyright page; frontispiece with foxing to tissue guards; light pencil to title page.
Goleta, CA: Goleta Valley Historical Society and the Institute for American Research, 1983. 15/500. Octavo; VG-; pp 104; black spine with gilt text; no jacket; signed, limited copies; this is 15 of 500; cloth has minor wear to exterior; strong boards; text block exterior edges show light wear; frontispiece; illustrated; tight binding; signed by Walker Tompkins.
Hartford: Lockwood & Brainard Company, 1902. Octavo; pp 228; Good; burgundy spine with gilt text; no jacket; original publisher's cloth shows slight wear to exterior; some rubbing to corners; sturdy boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; light ink to rear endpaper; illustrated;.
N/A, 1860. Hardcover Duodecimo; VG-; Green cloth boards with gilt text on spine; Boards show shelf ware, spine darkened due to sunning making gilt text illegible, rubbing and slight bumping on corners, rubbing on front, back and edges, damp staining on lower front closed tear on front board near binding; Text block age toned, tear down length of front pate down near binding, foxing on end papers and paste downs, otherwise clean, text legible, photo belonging to previous owner inside; pp 105.
Culpeper, VA: The Culpeper Historical Society, Inc., 1982. Larger Octavo; VG-; dark green with gilt text; first edition; no jacket; cloth has very light exterior wear; mild wear to spine edges; clean, strong boards; text block exterior edges shows slight wear; slight pencil to p 83; otherwise clean interior; illustrated; tight binding; pp 497.
Tarrytown, NY: William Abbatt. Thin Octavo; G; blue and red spines with gilt and black text; 2 volumes: vol. 1, The U.S. and Canada, pp 109, 1924; vol. 2, England and Colonies, pp 137, 1925; no jackets; cloths show some sunned exteriors, mostly to spines; strong boards; text blocks have slight age toning to exterior edges; slight cracking to front hinge, vol. 1; interiors slightly toned.
Alexandria: Nancy E. Harris, 1990. Limited edition. Quarto; Limited edition 80/100; G+; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, slight surface tear to front hinge, light shelfwear, else clean and strong; Text block has bookplate on front flyleaf, spotting to front pastedown, else clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the limited edition page; xix leaves, 404 pages, illustrated (b&w). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Bountiful, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems, Inc., 1978. First Printing. Small Quarto; pp 746; G/no-DJ; yellow spine with gilt text; cloth has slight soiling to exterior, mostly to spine; light sunning to exterior, some rubbing to edges; text block shows slight soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Arno Press, Inc., 1972. Reprinted. Octavo; G/no-DJ; teal green spines with gilt text; 3 volumes; cloths show some soiling to exteriors; minor wear to corners; strong boards; wear more noticeable to exterior of vol. 1; text blocks have slight wear to exterior edges; light ink to rear pastedown of vol. 1; frontispiece to vol. 1; previous owner's name to ffeps.
Rutland: Tuttle Publishing Co., 1943. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print, faded; Boards in black cloth with gold print, fading to spine, worn, exposed corners, wear to spine caps, mild shelfwear; Text block has spotting to edges and endpapers, smudge to page 3, pencil notation to pages 197-198 else clean text; x, 254 pages, genealogical charts.
n. p. n. publ. 1899. 12mo; pp 156; G/no-DJ; burgundy spine without text; cloth shows some rubbing to edges; slight sunning to spine; light spotting to joints; minor wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight browning to exterior edges; some light foxing to first few pages; interior lightly toned; frontispiece; illustrated; tight binding.
Springfield, MA: Henry M. Burt, 1893. Thick Octavo; pp 617; Fair/no-DJ; dark blue spine with faded gilt text; cloth shows noticeable wear to exterior; some fraying to spine edges; rubbed spine; text block shows age toned exterior edges; interior has slight toning; to edge gilt; tape mends to front gutter; cocked spine; illustrations and maps; slight pencil to margins and light underlining; map tipped in at title page; interior lightly toned.
Baltimore: Clearfield Company, 1994. Octavo; Originally published 1905, Reprinted in 2 parts 1994; VG; Paperback; Spines, white with black print; Covers are are clean and bright; Text blocks clean and tight; “Originally published as Volume III of ‘History of Bucks County Pennsylvania’, second edition, New York and Chicago, 1905”— title page verso; 2 vols. (xix, 732 pages), illustrated (b&w).
Barcelona: Imprenta de La Hormiga de Oro, S.A., 1951. Larger Octavo; pp 247; G/paperback; ivory tan spine with black and red text; covers have slight foxing to exterior; glassine wrap to exterior; wrap has chips to edges; some chips and dings to edges; intact panels; text block has noticeable foxing to exterior edges; deckled edges; previous owner's bookplate to ffep; fold out maps at front with tissue guards; some uncut pages; illustrations with tissue guards; intact binding; text in Spanish.
Pittsford: Pittsford Historical Society, 1976. Reprinted. Thick Octavo; pp 756; G-/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; cloth has noticeable rubbing to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges; frontispiece; slight highlighting; pictorial endpapers; illustrated;.
Washington, D.C. Grand Lodge F.A.A.M., District of Columbia, 1962. Large Octavo; pp 197; G/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; cloth has some wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; previous owner's bookplate to front ffep; slight toning to interior edges; illustrated with many photographs.