New York: Fact Magazine, Inc., 1964. volume one, issues 1-6. Small Quarto; G/no-DJ paperback; 6 volumes; Off-white spines with green, black text; Covers have moderately age toned exterior edges with some minor scratches and smudges on panels, however all are intact; Text block has slight wear due to handling with moderate age toning around edges and otherwise clean pages with tight bindings.
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New York: Frank A. Munsey & Company, 1893. Large octavo; VG- Hardcover Dark green spine with gold label and green text; spine has slight wrinkles, and bumping to the corners and edges; Front and rear gutters are cracked but volume is in tact;Text block has age-tone with tanned pages and edges otherwise,clean;728p.
New York: Frank A. Munsey & Company, Publishers, 1894. Octavo; VG- Hardcover; Bluish green and gold spine with black text; Boards have moderate rubbing to the front and rear and bumping to the corners; Gutter between front free end-paper and title page is cracked but pages are in tact; front free end paper has an inscription of the previous owner; rear free end papers have foxing; Pages are slightly discolored and edges are minimally deckled otherwise text block is clean; 668p. (Vol.10- Odd Vol.).
New York: Frank A. Munsey & Company, 1893. Large Octavo; VG-Hardcover; Dark green spine with gold label and green text; Boards have wrinkles and bumping to the spine, and stains to the front and rear exterior; Front and rear hinges are slightly cracked but book is tact; Text block is tanned and age-toned otherwise clean; 728p.
New York: Frank A. Munsey & Company, Publishers, 1894. Octavo; G+ Hardcover; Bluish green and gold spine with black text; Boards are shelf worn with severe rubbing to front, marks to the rear, bumping to the the corners and edges; Gutter between front free end-paper and title page is cracked but pages are in tact; Front free end paper also has an inscription of the previous owner and all end papers have severe foxing;edges of the volume are slightly deckled and pages moderately tanned otherwise text block is clean; 674p.(Vol.11- Odd volume).
New York: S.M. Pettengill & Co., Publishers, 1877. Octavo; VG-/Hardcover; Sunned brown rubbed spine with gilt lettering; Heavy shelf wear and age to covers, age blemishes, discoloration spotting, and rubbing along surfaces and corners, fading around sides and edges, sunned spine, bumping at corners, gilt title on front cover; Binding intact, age toning along front and rear paste-downs and free end pages, toned pages, Pettengill sticker on on front free page; Light foxing, blemishes to darkened, age toned text block exterior, text block clean; 344 pp.
Floral Park, NY: The Reader's Digest Association, 1923. Booklet [5x7]; G-; pp ; covers consist of wrappers; exterior show some slight soiling; some wear to spine at staples; partial defect to spine towards tail edge; intact exterior; includes writings by Kenneth L. Roberts, William Jennings Bryant and Gifford Pinchot [Governor of Pennsylvania]; text block has modest wear to exterior edge; interior clean;.
Chicago: What America Thinks, Inc., 1941. Small Thick Quarto; pp 1495; G/no-DJ; dark brown gilt text; personal copy which belonged to the Honorable Dwight Green, former Governor of Illinois; cloth has moderately sunned exterior; some wear to corners; lightly bumped fore corners; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; three numbers stamped to rear pastedown; interior clean; previous owner's name to ffep; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Nairobi: The Air Force War Magazine, 1941. Octavo; G+; hardcover with no dust jacket; blue spine with silver text; spine is severely faded with moderate white stains; boards are extremely stained and have marks and scars, rear joint is broken at the top but in tact; front and rear paste downs have inscriptions; front paste down has a plate of logo; text block though legible has foxing on some pages, fore edges and on free end- papers; 124p.
Beverly Hills, CA: New Millennium Press, 2004. First U.S. Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 298; VG/VG; dark beige spine with multicolored text; dust jacket shows minimal wear to exterior; small sticker to front flap; mylar wraps; cloth clean; strong boards; text block clean; inscribed by author;.
Providence: Brown University Press, 1957. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; tan spine with green text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, rubbing, white stain in front bottom corner; boards are strong and clean; textblock has age toning, edgewear, stamp and small tear on front endpaper, minor underlining in pencil on pages 8 and 9 and in pen on pages 146 and 147, otherwise clean; pp 309.
Toronto: The Macmillan Company, 1969. Octavo; First printing; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue and red with gold and blue print; DJ has edgewear, small closed tear to rear top spine corner, light toning to spine, small smudge on spine and smudging to front, creasing on flaps; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps and corners, peripheral toning, else clean and strong; Text block has pink tinted top edge, vendor stamp on rear pastedown, else clean and tight; ix, 340 pages.
Austin: University of Texas Press, 1959. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, purple with white print; DJ has small tears across top edge, mild toning to spine, light shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, light wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has blue-tinted top edge, clean and tight; xii, 232 pages.
Carbondale and Edwardsville: Southern Illinois University Press, 1998. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 263; VG/G+; grayish beige spine with red and ivory text; NML ex-libris; dust jacket has lightly sunned spine; ex-library stickers to spine; mylar wrap; cloth clean; text block shows light ivory tone to exterior edges; slight bookplate residue to ffep; frontispiece; slight ink to cooyright page; interior clean; sticker to rear pastedown;.
New York: Random House, 1973. First Edition, Second Printing. 8vo., 383pp.; VG-/VG-; spine white with black and blue lettering; dust jacket has some shelfwear and minor tears, including small tear near upper front hinge, chip to upper front hinge, price uncut, now protected in a mylar covering; text clean; number line reads 98765432;.
Munich: Albert Langen. First limited edition. Tall folios in brown hardcovers with gold letters: Good condition (see all five photos for details); moderate soiling on boards; some shelf wear and tears on spines, not detrimental to binding; ex-library small stamp inside front page; lithographs' paper faded; 3 volumes contain 72 lithographs each, one of them on the Bonaparte's era; another volume contains cartoons from newspapers; with introductory comments in German; Shelved on rare/exp bookshelf near stairs on sales floor Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to restriction(s).
Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1988. Quarto; VG+/VG-; white spine, black lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, minor edgewear, general light soiling, sticker on rear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, small closed tear on rear head fore corner, small closed tear on rear hinge head; boards strong, very minor rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, minor bumping on head fore corners and spine tail edge; text block slightly age toned, stamp on half title page; ix, 399pp.
East Petersburg, PA: Fox Chapel Publishing, 2011. Octavo; pp 288; VG-/paperback; light grayish spine with black text; covers show mild wear to exterior; flaps; intact panels; text block has light soiling; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated; signed and inscribed by author to Representative Adam Schiff;.
Paris: Editions Sociales, Instutut Maurice Thorez, 1975. Quarto; Good; dark beige spines with black text; no jackets; 2 volumes: vol. 1, pp 567; vol. 2, pp 582; cloths have slight foxing to exteriors; lightly sunned spine; sturdy boards; text blocks show slight shelf wear to exterior edges; black marker writing to exterior tail edge, vol. 2; frontispieces; ex-Library of Congress surpluses; some ex-library markings inside; interior pages show light toning toward edges; profusely illustrated; text in French; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1979. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; boards strong, minor edgewear, minor rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, small tear on rear fore corner, minor soiling on interiors; text block has occasional soiling and light foxing towards front and rear, foxing along exterior edges; viii, 580pp.
Boston: The American Education Society, 1841. Octavo; pp 484; Fair; dark brown spine with gilt text to black label; this volume only; cloth has some rubbing wear to exterior; fraying to edges and corners; cracking to front and rear joints; text block has age toned exterior edges; foxing sprinkled throughout pages; stamped numbers to rear pastedown; illustrated;.
Middletown: Wesleyan University Press, 1975. First American Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; tan and pink spine with black and tan text; jacket has age toning, rubbing, price clipped on front flap; boards are strong and clean; textblock has slight edgewear, name stamped on front endpaper and half title page, otherwise clean; pp 515.
New haven: Yale University Press, 1915. Octavo; 2 volumes; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with black and red print on a tanned white label; Boards quarter bound with tan cloth to spine and blue paper to boards, light wear to spine caps, worn, exposed corners, mildly cocked spine, small stain to v. 1 rear top edge, mild shelfwear; Text blocks have gilt top edges, name in ink on front flyleaf, v. 1 has small stain to rear top edge along with cracked rear hinge and intermittent spine breaks, both vols. have deckled edges, light pencil notation throughout; Signed letter in ink from editor tipped in following title page of first vol.; 2 vols. (x, 368 pages; vi, 293 pages), frontispiece, illustrations (b&w plates).
New York: Crown Publishers, 2013. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 429; VG-/paperback; white/beige pictorial spine with dark blue text; uncorrected proof; covers have slight wear to exterior; text block edges shows some age toning; deckled fore edge; interior clean; illustrated; Sheri Fink won Pulitzer Prize for this book.
New York: Avant-Garde Media, Inc., 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971. Magazine; G+/no-DJ paperback; Black, white, red, tan & green spines with black, white, pink, yellow & blue text; 14 issues, the full run; Covers have slight shelf wear such as lightly age toned & rubbed exterior, some with lightly creased fore corners, issues 13 & 14 have moisture staining on exteriors and rubbing along edges with otherwise intact panels; Text blocks shows wear on exterior edges due to age & handling with light foxing inside cover of issue 10, all have some shadow toning along hinges, unmarked, fully bound pages; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc, 1997. First Edition. Octavo; pp 642; VG/VG-; black/white pictorial spine with black and white text; dust jacket has mild smudges to exterior; light sticker residue to front; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light tone to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; interior clean; illustrated; signed by author;.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1863. First Edition. Folio; Rebound in brown leather with gilt lettering; VG;832 pages; Volume contains all issues of Harper's for 1863; SOme minor wear to the boards and scuffing at the edges; Title page has been repaired and has some light tearing to the edges; No interior markings or note taking; Age toned as is typical; Item is heavy, please contact us for international or priority shipping. JC Consignment; Shelved above mythology.
Limited Editions Club, 1983. Limited Edition, #1456/1500. Quarto, unpaginated VG; bound in full black aniline leather, title stamped in blind to front cover; housed in publisher's black slipcase, in black on spine; black text block edges; very slight rubbing and scuffing to slipcase; Signed on the colophon by John Hersey, Jacob Lawrence, and Robert Penn Warren, #1456/1500; with eight original silkscreens by Lawrence printed in eleven colors, with tissue guards; shelved case 7.
New York: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1979. Quarto; VG-; hardcover; bound in grey cloth, silver lettering; all volumes' boards strong, some shelfwear, some edgewear, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, light bumping on tail edges; all volumes' text blocks age toned; volume 1 boards have ex-library sticker on spine, ex-library plate on front pastedown, ex-library insert on rear end paper, stamp and penciling on rear end paper, ex-library sticker and ex-library insert on rear pastedown; volume 1 text block has ex-library stamp on copyright page, ex-library stamps around exterior edges, light soiling around exterior edges; volume 2 boards have closed tear on spine head edge; volume 2 text block has foxing on front end paper, foxing on exterior head edge; volume 3 text block has erased penciling on front end paper, foxing on exterior head edge, light soiling on exterior fore edge; 3 volumes [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Red spine with gilt text; 6 volumes: 1-TV Underwater: Silver Springs, Florida, April 15, 1956; 2-Barnhart Dam: U.S.-Canada Border, June 3, 1956; 3-Western Plains: Laramie, WY, Sept. 16, 1956; 4-Guided Missiles: White Sands, NM, March 3, 1957; 5- The Immigration Patrol Story on the California-Mexico Border, April 28, 1957; & 6-Marine Assault: Quantico, VA, May 12, 1957; Cloths have slightly sunned spines with minor scratches and rubbing as well as slight white smudges on exterior of panels and lightly rubbed edges and corners but otherwise panels are strong and intact; Text blocks have darkened somewhat on exterior edges due to age with light foxing on some first pages however bindings are tight with fully bound pages.
London: Bradbury, Agnew & Co., n.d. [c. 1860s]. Oblong 4tos.; 93 pp. [Vol. 1], 95 pp. [Vol. 2], 93 pp. [Vol. 3], 95 pp. [Vol. 4], 94 pp. [Vol. 5]; G+ condition; three-quarter bound maroon leather spine, edges of boards, and corners with red cloth-covered boards and marbled endpapers; 5 panels to spines; fading to gilt text-blocks; cocking to spines and boards; rubbing and fraying to spines and corners; bumping, chipping, and fraying to head and tails of spine, particularly Vol. 1; rubbing, soiling, and age-toning to boards, particularly Vol. 2; age-toning throughout interiors and to endpapers, text legible; slight tearing/missing corners to blank pages between endpapers and half-title page, all volumes; ex-library stamp to half-title page, all volumes; front boards re-hinged with pasted strip of red flint paper; front boards loose to Vols. 1 and 5 despite repairs; black stain towards mid-bottom half of front board, Vol. 3; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s) Shelved on rare/exp bookcase near stairs on sales floor.
Delhi: Vikas Publications, 1969. 10mo; pp 96; G-/Fair; orange spine with ivory and red text; dust jacket has several chips to edges; slight soiling to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has slightly sunned spine; modest shelf wear to exterior; sturdy boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
New York: The Viking Press, 1956. First Edition. Octavo, 306 pages, G+/G; olive green pictorial DJ, white/red/maroon lettering: heavy wear to DJ, closed tears and chipping to edges of covers, rubbing and age-toning visible to back cover, moderate foxing to edges of flaps, "$3.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, light orange cloth spine, matte black paper boards, black lettering: mild fading to edges of boards; boards somewhat shaken/cocked, light vertical crease down middle of spine, binding sturdy; red top faded, age-toning to fore- and bottom-edges; mild age-toning to interior (mostly to margins), text clear and legible; shelved in Sports.
Chicago: Chicago Tribune, 1925-1946. First Editions. Octavo; stapled wraps; each about 64pp; twenty editions running from 1925 through 1946 [non-consecutive]; including 1925-1940 and 1942-1944; a few are heavily worn with wraps separated but present; also included is  with no wraps [and no date] and a 1942 copy of "Jazbo of Old Dubuque" by John P. Mulgrew [SIGNED]. Cover artists include Welsh; Hugh Chenoweth; Stan Ekman; Pete Hawley; Ben Cohen; Boris Riedel; W. H. Wisner and Gary Sheahan. [Housed in green marbled sleeve box and shelved in 12 room with folios].
New York: Alfred A. knopf, 1926. Octavo; G/poor; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, cream with black print; DJ brittle with chipping and tears to all edges, tearing to spine, front hinge, rear flap fold, front flap separated but present, toning, small stains, shelfwear; Boards in black cloth with gold print, slight puckering to cloth on front, wear to corners and spine caps, light shelfwear; Text block has tanning to endpapers, name in ink on front flyleaf, light age-toning to paper but clean and tight; xi, 279 pages.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Publisher. Mixed Editions. Octavo; Fair/paperback; green spines with black text 12 issues ranging between 1926-1934; covers show severe wear to edges; some creases to spines; moderate wear and soiling to exteriors; text blocks have some toning to exterior edges; illustrated; some wear to interior pages; additional shipping may be added to items due to weight;.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 1165 pages; VG-/VG-; spine white with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; dust jacket has some chipping and general shelfwear; small bumping to corners; paper-clip marks to first two endpages; shelved case 13.
New York: Little, Brown and Company, 1959. First American Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 243 pages; VG/G; in dark green dust jacket, dark green spine with white titling; mild rubbing and wear, particularly to spine, including chips missing to head and tail of spine, small chips and tears; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$3.95'; Inscribed on the ffep by Joseph Mitchell, "To Rachel MacKenzie / with love / Joe Mitchell / November 11, 1974"; JM consignment;. Case 3.
Mexico: Editiorial Oceano de Mexico, 1999. Octavo; VG-/paperback; pp 233; blue spine with white text; covers has modest rubbing to exterior; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; faux flaps; minor edge wear; intact panels; text block exterior edges have minimal wear; mild defect to front hinge; interior clean; illustrated; text in Spanish.
Bombay, India: Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, 1973. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 265 pages; VG/VG-; Spine is white with a multicolor stripe and blue lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has discoloration and minor rubbing on both covers; binding has minor warping; pages have minor blotching along the top and fore edge; inscribed by the author on the ffep; shelved India.
London: Pelham Books, 1984. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with grey print; DJ has edgewear, soiling to top and bottom edges of flaps, price-clipped; Boards in green cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps but clean and strong; Text block clean and tight, age-toning to paper; xviii, 141 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Washington, DC: The New Republic, Inc., 1984. 28/400. Small Quarto; VG-/VG; black spine with white text; 8 hard bound editions, 1914-1984; dust jacket has some smudges to exterior, due to handling; mild dings to edges; cloth shows little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block edges modestly foxed; good binding; interior clean; illustrated; 70th Anniversary Edition laid in at ffep; limited edition, signed by Martin Peretz.