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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1983. 6 Volumes; Octavo; G Hardcovers; Black spines with Gold text; Boards strong, moderate edgewear, moderate shelfwear, rubbing and some bumping to corners, scuffing along spines of Volumes 4 and 5,tearing along edges of Volumes 2, 4 and 5, White Marks on covers of Volumes 1 and 2, covers slightly sticky to touch; Textblocks have writing in pencil on front endpaper, Volume 2 has brown stain along head edge; Volume 1 136 pp, Volume 2 584 pp, Volume 3 641 pp, Volume 4 512 pp, Volume 5 737 pp, Volume 6 616 pp Debates 1-4, Lords Proceedings, and Proceedings in Parliament Appendixes and Indexes Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
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;.
London: Elliot and Kay and C. Elliot, 1789. Revised Second Edition [First English Language Edition]. Octavo, 500 pages, VG; three-quarter-bound in brown leather, marbled boards, paneled spine with burgundy label, gilt lettering, other compartments with blind-stamped diamond design; mild shelfwear to boards, mild waving/age-toning to text-block; mild age-toning/foxing to leaves, lettering somewhat affected and faded yet legible, occasional ink blotting to lettering, occasional marginalia in ink, last leaf [i.e., pp. 499-500] separated from text-block; collation complete, gathered in 30 quires of 8 leaves, accidental omission of "the" to first line of p. 89; additional essays by various authors to this edition from p. 382 to end of volume; shelved Case 9.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1919. Autograph edition (#25 of 500). Set of four thick octavos rebound in 3/4 blue hardcovers with black leather and gold letters; VG/VG; ex-library and ex-libris stickers inside boards; moderate soiling and shelf wear; deckle edges; slightly age-toned; signature on front dedicated page; color frontispiece illustrations and portrait; vol. 1 1755-1788; vol. 2 1789-1801; vol. 3 1800-1815; vol. 4 1815-1835; please contact us for shipping costs.; shelved above law.
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.
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1928. First American Edition. 12mo., 46 pp., VG-/no DJ; blue cloth boards, beige title labels with black lettering affixed to spine and front board; bumping/chipping/fraying to head and tail of spine and to corners of boards, age-toning/cocking to spine, no shelf lean, boards somewhat shaken, binding intact, foxing to paper labels, lettering legible; age-toning and shelfwear to text-block; mild rubbing to edges of boards; age-toning to endpapers and interior, very slight foxing/wear to front endpapers, mild stain to fore-edge of title page, text legible throughout; pub. 1928, "First Edition" stated to copyright page; INSCRIBED by Maurois to half-title page; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
Seattle, WA: Government Printing Office, 1922. First Thus. Octavo, two vols.; G+; full bindings of burgundy cloth; spines with gilt lettering; mild edge wear and shelf wear; bumping to corners; mild sunning to spines; mild rubbing to corners; vol. 1 has white marks on front cover; text blocks have age toning; previous owner's bookplate on front paste down; closed tears along hinge of title pages; vol. 1 has split hinge between second page and title page; vol. 2 has split hinge between title page and table of contents page; pages clean; EF consignment; shelved Case 1.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1927,1928,1929. Mixed Editions. Octavo; G/no-DJ; green spines with gilt text; 10 volumes; cloths have slight sunning to spines, minor rubbing to corners, strong boards; text blocks have slight toning to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedowns; slight crack to gutter of vol. 1; deckled fore edges; top edges gilt; tissue guards to frontispieces; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders; shelve aisle B endcap.
Baltimore: Henry Vicary, 1828. 12mo; pp 270; Fair/no-DJ; beige spine with handwritten text; printed in election year 1828; Jackson's presidency, 1829-1837; dark brown boards have some scratches, tape mends to spine, worn and frayed edges; text block has darkened due to age, taped gutters, light writing and soiling to pastedowns, foxing throughout pages, tape mends and staining to first few pages; lacking frontispiece; interior clean.
Cork, Ireland: Cork University Press, 1992. First Paperback Edition. Octavo, 327 pages; VG-; gloss paper covers, spine red and yellow with white lettering: mild bumping to corners, crease to top left corner of back cover; mild wear to text-block; interior virtually pristine; INSCRIBED by Callanan to Seamus McKenna to title page, INSCRIBED and SIGNED by McKenna (previous owner) to ffep; shelved case 9.
New York: Harper & Row, 1964. First Edition. Octavo, 240 pages; G+/G+; full binding of navy cloth; spine bright blue and red with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and soiling to dust jacket; small closed tears to head of spine; paper layers separating at head of spine; wear at upper and lower corners of flap folds; price uncut '$4.95'; inscribed by Shriver at front free end paper; contains black and white photos; related clippings and ephemera loose within; pages clean; shelved Case 1.
Washington, D.C. U.S. Treasury Department, 1852. Octavo; pp 1021; Good-; brown spine with gilt text to red and black bars; full leather binding; odd volume; exterior shows rubbing wear to spine; small chips to joint at head and tail edges; scroll border to panels; modest rubbing to edges; text block shows age toned exterior edges; some foxing to endpapers; interior has slight toning toward edges; illustrated;.
Washington: United States Government Printing Office, 1947. Octavo; pp 1010; G/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; this volume only; cloths show mild wear to exterior; lightly bumped corners; some rubbing wear to edges; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated with some charts and graphs; good binding;.
Washington: A.O.P. Nicholson, 1859. Large Octavo; Good-; grayish tan spine with gilt text; odd volume; cloth has some rubbing to spine edges; light soiling to exterior; ex-library label to spine; sturdy boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; ex-library stamps inside and to exterior edges; ex-library bookplate to front pastedown; interior light foxing sprinkled throughout; letter from Friend of the Main Public Library, El Paso laid in at front; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
University, LA: Louisiana State University Press, 1940. First Edition. Octavo; pp 518; VG-/G-; dark blue/beige spine with dark blue text; rare; dust jacket has modest tone to spine; slightly age toned edges; some chips to edges; damp staining inside dj; mylar wrap; cloth shows light wear to exterior; text block exterior edges have mild toning; frontispiece; interior clean; tight binding; illustrated.
Munchen: Verlag C.H. Beck, 1999. Quarto; pp 253; VG; dark gray spine with gilt text; slipcase shows slight wear to exterior; intact panels; no jacket; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block clean; top edge gilt; illustrated; inscribed by Dieter Grimm, editor; German text; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1913. 64 Loose pamphlets and maps in wrappers [6x8]; G/no-DJ; cardboard slipcase with black ribbon ties to opening; heavy wear to slipcase exterior with noticeable stains, sunfading and other soling; some chips to corners; includes 64 consecutively numbered maps, charts and diagrams; each piece has slight age toning and minor edge wear; bindings intact.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1988. Large quartos in 3/4 navy blue marble with burgundy leatherette; gold letters on spine; VG; minimal soiling; minor soiling on external edges; dedication and signature on ffep; vol. slightly slanted upwards; slight foxing on vol. 2 external edges; contains numerous illustrations and photographs in color and black and white throughout; pp. 800 and 682; Front endpaper inscribed by fmr Sen. Robery Byrd Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1854, 1856. First Edition. Octavo, two volumes; VG-; full bindings of brown cloth; spines with gilt lettering and design; corners bumped; mild fading to spines and upper edges of boards; mild shredding to corners; small closed tears to heads and tails of spines; mild shelf wear and soiling; upper edges stained gray; mild soiling and foxing to fore edges; previous owners' names at front paste downs and end papers; mild foxing throughout both volumes; pages else clean; EF consignment; shelved Special Collections Room.
Bombay: Bombay Education Society's Press, 1856. Octavo; Fair; 3/4 bound tan leather spine with gilt text; purple cloth covered boards; brown/black/red spine with gilt text; no jacket; heavy rubbing to edges; raised bands to spine; boards have some wear to exterior; rubbed corners; text block has age toned exterior edges; light foxing to endpapers and lightly throughout text; illustrated; ex-library with markings inside;.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1952. Octavo; pp 1560; VG-/G-; black and yellow spines with black, red, gilt text; 2 volumes; vol 1 signed by author who was ambassador to Japan before World War II; dust jacket on vol 1 only has slight sunning to spine, some chipping to edges; cloths have light sunning to spines, minor wear to edges; text blocks show slight toning to exterior edges, vol 2 has tape mended front end paper, title page; cracking to front hinge, as is; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
n.p. Historical Division, Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1972. Larger Octavo; pp 261; G/paperback; beige spine with black text; stapled blue covers show moderate sunning toward exterior edges; small chip to front joint; mild edge wear; tight binding; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
London: The Folio Society, 2015. First Edition Thus. tall, thick 8vo., 489 pp., VG-; brown cloth spine with silver lettering, brown pictorial paper boards, with sepia photograph of Lincoln to front board; mild bumping to head of spine, slight cocking to spine; mild rubbing to corners of boards; very mild shelfwear to fore-edge of text-block; bottom corner of p. 217-218 creased; housed in black slipcase; shelved Folio Society.
London, New York, Ibadan: Cambridge University Press. Mixed Editions. Octavo; G/Fair; dark tan spines with black and tan text to red, blue and green bars; 3 volumes: Vol. 1, Appeal to the People, pp 387, 1960; vol. 2, The Growth of Parties, pp 403, 1961; vol. 3, The Stuff of Politics, pp 492, 1962; dust jackets have age darkened spines; several chips to spine edges and corners; cloths show modest wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks show some toning to exterior edges; light pencil; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Pittsburgh: Governmental Affairs Institute, University of Pittsburgh Press, 1965. Small Quarto; G; pp 521; dark blue spine with silver text; no jacket; cloth's exterior has some staining to front; slightly rubbed corners; sturdy boards; text block has slight tone toward edges; illustrated; tight binding.
Washington: Gales and Seaton, 1837. Octavo; pp 1743; G/no-DJ; 2 volumes to vol. XIV; 3/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text; marbled boards, raised bands to spine; full title: Register of Debates in Congress, comprising the Leading Debates and Incidents of the First Session of the Twenty-Fifth Congress: Together with an Appendix, containing Important State Papers and Public Documents, and the Laws Enacted During the Session: with a copious index to the whole; boards show slight wear to exterior, some slight wear to edges; strong boards; marbled text blocks shows slight age toning to exterior edges, green pastedowns and endpapers; staining throughout text pages; shelved above World War II.
Washington: Gales and Seaton, 1837. Octavo; pp 2203; Index, pp 264; Appendix, pp 38; G/no-DJ; 3/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text; raised bands to spine; full title: Register of Debates in Congress, Comprising the Leading Debates and Incidents of the Second Session of the Twenty-Fourth Congress: together with an Appendix, containing Important State Papers and Public Documents, and the Laws, of a Public Nature, Enacted During the Session with a Copious Index to the Whole; 2 volumes; marbled boards have slightly sunned spines, light wear to exterior, strong boards; marbled text block has slight toning to exterior edges; moisture staining throughout to text pages; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders; shelved above World War II.
Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1885. First Edition. Octavo, 333 pages; VG; full binding of blue cloth; spine with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear; wear to head and tail of spine; back hinge starting; previous owner's name at front free end paper; pages clean; shelved Special Collections Room.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1903. Small Quarto; pp 424; G-; brown spine with gilt text to red and black bars; full leather binding; odd volume; exterior shows rubbing scratches to spine and panels; slightly splayed boards; modest rubbing to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; light foxing to endpapers; large tear defect to rear endpapers; interior has slight toning toward edges; illustrated;.
Albany, NY: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford, State Printers, 1896. 8vo., 1024 pp., VG-; black cloth boards, copper lettering to spine; overall wear to boards with scattered superficial material loss, bumping to corners; starting hinge between title page and p. 3, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; bumping to head and tail of spine, cloth torn to back towards head, lettering faded yet legible, "VOL. 1 / 1896" stated to tail; age-toning/foxing to text-block, creasing to bottom corners of pp. 41-171 visible from text-block; mild age-toning and scattered foxing/other minor imperfections to interior, text clear and legible; though header of report to p. 3 states State of New York Assembly "No. 53" in session Feb. 11, 1896, no other page other than p. 7 does it also state "No. 53," all other pages state "No. 98"; lacks VOL. 2: text to p. 1024 ends abruptly, pagination likely continuous between the two vols.; shelved in Allan's office.
Washington, D.C. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1965. Large Octavo; pp 614; G/paperback; peach spine with black handwritten text; volume 2, this volume only; covers show moderate sunning to exterior, mostly to spine, slight wear to exterior, slight toning to exterior edges; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Washington, D.C: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1965. Large Octavo; pp 509; G/paperback; peach spine with black handwritten text; volume 3, this volume only; covers show moderate sunning to exterior, mostly to spine, slight wear to exterior, slight toning to exterior edges; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. First Princeton PB Edition. 10mo; VG/paperback; black spines with white text; 3 volumes: Part I: 1945-1960, pp 363 [ISBN 0691022542], 1989; Part II: 1961-1964, pp 422 [ISBN 0691022550], 1986; Part III: January-July 1965, pp 489 [ISBN 0691022631], 1989; covers show slight shelf wear to exteriors; mild crease to rear tail corner; small chip to spine, vol. 1; otherwise light wear to edges; intact panels; text blocks show little wear to exterior edges; some inked text to ffep to vol. 3; interiors clean; illustrated; vol. 1 inscribed by author.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1980. First edition. Octavo; pp 769; G+/G; teal blue spine with navy text to white strip; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior, light sunning to spine, minor chipping to edges; cloth shows light sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block exterior shows slight wear, interior clean;.
Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1994. Octavo; pp 1037; VG/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; this volume only; cloth shows lightly sunned exterior, strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: International Publishers Co., Inc. Mixed Editions. 10mo; G; slightly sunned red spines with black text; mixed editions; no jackets; 8 books, 4 volumes: Vol. IV, The Iskra Period, Books I: 1900-1902, pp 336 ; Vol. IV, The Iskra Period, Books II, 1900-1902, pp 317 ; Vol. XXI, Toward the Seizure of Power: The Revolution of 1917: From the July Days to the October Revolution, Book I, pp 304 ; Vol. XXI, Toward the Seizure of Power: The Revolution of 1917: From the July Days to the October Revolution, Book II, pp 350 ; Vol. XX, The Revolution of 1917: From the March Revolution to the July Days, Book I, pp 381 ; Vol. XX, The Revolution of 1917: From the March Revolution to the July Days, Book II, pp 428 ; Vol. XIII, Materialism and Empirio-Criticism: Critical Notes Concerning A Reactionary Philosophy, pp 336 ; Vol. XVIII, The Imperialist War: The Struggle Against Social-Chauvinism and Social-Pacifism, 1914-1915, pp 496 ; cloths show some rubbing and soiling to exteriors; mildly sunned spines; black silhouette illustration to front panels; black border to fronts; book 2 of vol. 20, has severe rubbing wear to front, small chip to spine, as is; minor wear to edges; sturdy boards; text block edges have some foxing; some endpapers have slight toning and soiling; vol. 13 has mild defect to gutter at title page; vol. 18 has minor creases to gutter to first few pages; good bindings; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.
Indianapolis: W. R. Holloway, 1865. First. Thick Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Dark green spine with gold text; Boards have moderate shelf wear such as scratched and lightly rubbed exterior and wear along edges, rubbed corners, otherwise sturdy; Text block has darkened with age on exterior edges, slight moisture staining at head page edges, previous owner's name on ffep, tightly bound to spine; pp 691.
Freeport, New York (Washington, D.C.): Books for LIbraries Press (U.S. GPO), 1971 (orig. 1866). US Reprint. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. charcoal clothbound HB with bold metallic block lettering stamped and centered above publisher logo at tail. visibly generally read condition, slight stress to spine ends. a touch of toning to the endpapers. thick textblock interior a reprint, small type. light pencilling. 182 pp. ISBN# 0836988752. eb/nd.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1929. Large Octavo; pp 182; G+/no-DJ; beige spine with navy text to paper label; cloth has beige spine light blue boards, slight sunning to exterior, some smudges toward edges and spine; text block has some age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; deckled edges; interior clean.
Washington: Gales & Seaton, 1858. Thick, large quarto; G+/no DJ wrap; brown quarter leather binding with marbled boards; covers have some rubbing, front hinge loosely attached, corners worn, wear to the leather of the spine; strong binding, light foxing to the edges, pages have marginal foxing but are otherwise clear in consideration of their age; 1077pp.
Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1989. Octavo; VG-; grayish blue/black spines with gilt text; no jackets; volumes 12 and 13; cloths show slight rubbing wear to exteriors; lightly bumped fore corners to vol. 12; strong boards; text blocks have some smudges to exterior edges; frontispiece; tight bindings; illustrated; pp 1707.