Berlin: Verlag Francken & Lang G.M.B.H., 1927. First Edition. Quarto; pp 252; Poor; grayish beige spine with black text and brown ruling with black design to spine; brown border and black text to front; brown border to rear; ex-library; buckram cloth has fraying tear from head edge to mid-spine at front joint; fraying to corners; 2.5 inch tear to rear joint at spine edge; moisture staining to boards toward edges; other soiling to exterior; text block has browned exterior edges; cracking to gutters, front board nearly detached; slight cracking to ffep at head fore edge; cracking to binding at pp 246-267; tear to tail edge of pp 246; chipping to fore edges of pp 99-102, rear endpaper; moisture staining toward edges; ex-library stamps and writing to ffep and title page; foxing to endpapers; profusely illustrated with more nearly 70 large mounted and tipped in color lithographs, plus 125 smaller tipped in color lithographs and 300 black and white illustrations in the text of masters of German poster and commercial art including Julius Steiner, Max Pechstein, Oskar Kokoschka, etc; some pages have moderate foxing; most plates are clean, some impacted by foxing; German text; RL Consignment.
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.
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.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1988. First Bicentennial edition; signed. 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; shelved in Case # 1; please contact us for shipping costs.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1962. First Edition. 8vo., 158 pp., VG/VG; green DJ with black lettering; mild wear to DJ: mild rubbing to spine (lettering clear and legible), slight superficial material loss to head, tail, and hinges of spine; mild age-toning to covers mostly to back cover (lettering clear and legible), some small closed tears to edges; price uncut "$4.95" to front flap, crossed out in pencil, white sticker to the left with a revised price of "$1.00," DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, green lettering to gray cloth spine, blue paper boards; mild wear to boards: fading to edges; faded green top, age-toning/mild wear to text-block; frontispiece, black-and-white glossy photograph of Meir; pub. 1962, no mention of further printings; shelved Case 5.
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.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1951. Mixed Editions. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; navy blue spines with gilt text and gilt rules to spines; 7 volumes: vol 1, Young Washington, pp 549 ; vol. 2, Young Washington, pp 464 ; vol. 3, Planter and Patriot, pp 600 ; vol. 4, Leader of the Revolution, pp 736 ; vol. 5, Victory with the Help of France, pp 570 ; vol. 6, Patriot and President, pp 529 ; vol. 7, First in Peace, pp 729 ; cloths show moderately rubbed exterior; blind-stamped design to front boards; some chipping to spine edges on all volumes; mild rubbing to edges; rubbed corners; slight sunning to spines; split start to front joint of vol. 2, as is; text blocks have slight toning to exterior edges; light foxing to few pages in all volumes; cracking to gutters in most volumes; slight pencil; pictorial endpapers; frontispieces; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.
New York: Arno Press, 1969 . Facsimile reprints [including maps]. VOLS. 1-7: 8vos., VG/no DJs; HCs, green cloth boards with gold lettering to spines and front boards; bumping to head and tail of spines, particularly to tail of Vol. 1; mild shelfwear to text-blocks, e.g., age-toning to top edges of text-blocks; frontispieces; VOL. 8: pamphlet with all 54 maps (facsimile reprints) housed in green cloth-covered clam-shell case (moderate shelfwear to case); pamphlet and maps in VG+ condition; second printing of De Voto's introduction [orig. 1953]; shelved above Literary Criticism/Hardcover Fiction.
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.
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.
New York: Charles L. Webster & Company, 1885. Octavo; pp 584+647; Good-/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; 2 volumes; cloths have slight sunning to spines, rubbing to exteriors, some fraying to spine edges, rubbing to fore corners; text blocks show darkening to exterior edges, cracking to hinges, facsimile writing to endpapers, tear to corner of tissue in vol. 1, sticker residue to front pastedown of vol. 2; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.
New York and London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1907. Dakota Edition. Octavo; pp 485; VG; medium brown leather spine with gilt text, bands to spine; boards have slightly sunned spine, light wear to edges; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges, marbled pastedowns and endpapers; gilt head edge, deckled fore edge; light foxing to tissue guard over frontispiece, interior clean; shelved case 1.
Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1851. na. Octavo. VG-/none. Tan leather with gilt lettering on red and black accents. Ex-library with stickers, stamps, and markings. Corners and spine ends bumped and abraded, revealing cardboard underlayer. Scratches, peeling, and chipping, particularly to spine. Front and rear joints and hinges starting but remain stitched to text block. Age-toning throughout. ISBN na.
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, 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.
Lancaster: author, 1807. First edition. 10mo, 85pp + plates in calf; VG-; front board and end-papers missing, spine heavily abraded, back board hinge starting with heavy shelf wear; title page with cuts; first half of book stained probably by water damage; paper heavily discolored and wobbled; text clean with cuts on two pages, eight plates listed, plate VIII missing and plate VII about half missing, rest are present and very worn.
Boston: Beacon Press, 1971. Octavo; G-/paperback; yellowish green spines with black and ivory text; 4 volumes; The Senator Gravel Edition; covers have lightly sunned spines; moderate rubbing to exteriors; minor edge wear; text blocks show light soiling to exterior edges; interiors lightly toned; interiors unmarked; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.
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.
New York: Macmillan & Co., 1880. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; dark brown full leather bindings with gilt text to spine; gilt rules and raised bands to spine; 3 volumes; boards show lightly sunned exteriors; minimal wear to edges; text block has light toning to exterior edges; marbled endpapers; frontispiece with tissue guard; slight cracking to gutter at half title page of vol. 1; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders; shelve above US Bios.
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.
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 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.
New York and London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1971, 1975. Reprinted. Octavo; VG/G; multicolored spines with red and black text; 8 volumes: vol 1 of The Emergence of Lincoln: Douglas, Buchanan, and Party Chaos, 1857-1859, pp 472; vol 2 of The Emergence of Lincoln: Prologue to Civil War, 1859-1861, pp 524; vol 1 of The War for the Union: The Improvised War, 1861-1862, pp 436; vol 2 of The War for the Union: War Becomes Revolution, 1862-1863, pp 557; vol 3 of The War for the Union: The organized War, 1863-1864, pp 532; vol 4 of The War for the Union: The Organized War to Victory, 1864-1865, pp 448; vol 1 of Ordeal of the Union: Fruits of Manifest Destiny, 1847-1852, pp 593; vol 2 of Ordeal of the Union: A House Dividing, 1852-1857, pp 590; dust jackets have slight wear to exterior, sunning to spines, some chipping to edges; cloths have slight wear to exteriors, minor wear to edges; text blocks show slight toning to exterior edges; interiors 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.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1997. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 159 pages, VG-/VG-; blue DJ, white lettering: wear to head at hinges, closed tears to tail, open tears to fore-edge of back cover, mild overall wear to covers, DJ protected by mylar; black cloth boards, silver lettering to spine: mild overall wear to boards; bumping/rubbing to head, tail, and corners; mild wear/light age-toning to text-block, interior clean; shelved Window or Law.
Rangoon: Supdt., Govt. Printing and Stationery, 1928. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; this volume only; 2 maps in pouch, adhered to rear end paper; cloth has white spotting on exterior, mostly toward front fore edge and on rear toward spine; wear along edges; slightly bumped corners; lightly sunned panels, which are otherwise sturdy & intact; text block has darkened slightly due to age; minor cracking at hinges, mostly at front hinge toward head edge; some foxing on pastedowns & end papers; page 35 has small circular tear; pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 257.
New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1931. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Yellow spines with black text; 2 volumes; volumes are encased in slipcase which has some rubbing at corners & slight age toning on rear, some fraying at edge opening; overall intact; cloths are covered with customized dust jacket which has mylar covering; cloths have moderate wear on exteriors, such as lightly sunned spine and minor edge wear; panels are strong & sturdy; text blocks have darkened somewhat on exterior edges due to age; text pages are ivory toned & unmarked w/ intact bindings; deckled fore edges; pp 451+421. 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: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1949. First edition. Octavo; pp 243; VG-/G-; Sunned tan spine with navy text; scarce; dust jacket is chipping to edges and corners, moderate wear to exterior, sunning to exterior; cloth has very slight wear to exterior; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffep; clean interior;.
Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1976. Reprinted. Small Quarto; pp 622; G+/no-DJ; tan spine with gilt text to black bars; leather covered boards has half ring stain to front, slight sunning and wear to boards; text block has some age toning around edges of pastedowns and end papers; slight toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffep; light toning to text pages.
Washington: Gales and Seaton, 1836. Octavo; G/no-DJ; 3/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text to spine; marbled boards, raised bands to spine; odd volume, vol. XII, part 4; full title: Register of Debates in Congress, comprising the Leading Debates and Incidents of the First Session of the Twenty-Fourth Congress: Together with an Appendix, containing Important State Papers and Public Documents, and the Laws Public Nature, 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, mostly first few pages; shelved above World War II.
Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1972. first printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; beige spine with black text; dust jacket is covered w/ mylar plastic and has soilng and small tear on spine; taped head & tail edges of dj to pastedowns; cloth is clean w/ light wear on spine, otherwise clean exterior & strong panels; text block has light foxing on exterior edges & on first few pages; small stain on ffep; text pages are crisp & unmarked; tight binding; pp 513.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1907. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; sage green spine with gilt text; odd volume, Vol. IX, October 3-December 31, 1777; original 20th century full leather binding shows some age toning to spine, slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to edges; deckled edges, some pages uncut; marbled pastedowns and endpapers; interior clean.