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;.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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;.
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 Case 1.
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.
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.
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;.
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.
New York and London: W.W. Norton & Company, 2010. First Edition. Octavo; pp 426; VG/VG; black/red spine with white text; dust jacket shows mild wear to exterior; Winner of the Pulitzer Prize sticker to front; cloth clean; strong boards; text block edges show minimal wear; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding; signed 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.
Albany, NY: author, 1887. first edition. large quarto in brown hardcovers with gold letters; in good condition; boards with moderate soiling; spine shows some shelf wear; binding strong; paper slightly faded and clean; no marks; contains a folded map and plates of instruments used; also contains 5 large folded maps in pocket at the end; pp. 209; shelved in Alcove # 1.
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.
Washington: Beverley Tucker, 1855. Thick Quarto; G/no-DJ; brown spine with gilt text; odd volume; full title: Report of Explorations for a Route for the Pacific Railroad, by Capt. J.W, Gunnison, Topographical Engineers, Near the 38th and 39th Parallels of North Lattitude, from the Mouth of the Kansas River, MO., to the Sevier Lake, in the Great Basin; cloth has light sunning to exteriors; sturdy boards; text block has light age toning to exterior edges; interior shows light toning to various pages; slight moisture staining to head edges of some pages; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Wilmington, DE and London: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1974. Facsimile Reprint. Tall Quarto; pp 689; G/no-DJ; beige spine with dark red text; cloth has some soiling to exterior; sturdy boards; text block shows moderate wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; good binding; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Atlanta, GA: Cherokee Publishing Company, 1990. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ: Navy blue spine with gold text: Boards are strong with general shelfwear, some dust staining along paste down perimeters, light bumping to head and tail of spine and corners: Textblock has faint staining, pages are otherwise clean and free of markings, folds or tears: 617 pp.
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;.
Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1993. Octavo; pp 306; VG-/G; black spine with green and red text; dust jacket has minor chips to edges; mild wear to exterior; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; tight binding; illustrated;.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1937. Octavo; pp 576; VG-/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text; cloth has slight wear to exterior; moderate rubbing wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; light stain to exterior head edge; deckled fore edge; detached flaps laid in at front gutter; frontispiece; interior clean; inscribed by Homer Cummings.
Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1994. Octavo; pp 1095; 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.
Philadelphia: The American Philisophical Society, 1957,1960,1964. Mixed Editions. Small Quarto; G/Fair; beige spines with dark blue text; 3 volumes: vol. 1, Methodological Considerations and Reference Tables, pp 757; vol. 2, Analyses of Economic Change, pp 289; vol. 3, Demographic Analyses and Interrelations, pp 367; dust jackets show sunned exteriors; chipping to edges; slight wear to tail edges; cloths are lightly sunned; strong boards; text blocks show slight age toning to exterior edges; vol. 1 has slightly cocked spine; light toning to interiors.