London: Unicorn Press, 1934. First Edition. Octavo, 312 pages; VG; full binding of black cloth; spine with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear; slight shredding to feet of boards; upper edge of text block stained green; previous owner's name at front free end paper; contains black and white photo plates; contains fold-out maps; pages clean; LJ consignment; shelved Case 8 1/2.
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Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 2006. First Edition, Second Printing. Octavo, 442 pages; VG/VG; red spine with white lettering; dust jacket protected by a mylar cover; minimal shelf wear, pages clean; signed, dated, and inscribed by Benjamn O. Davis, Jr. on the half title pag; LH consignment; shelved in General Military.
New York: Little, Brown, and Company, 1980. Limited Book-of-the-Month Club. 945/1048. Octavo, 401 pages; VG; fully bound in green cloth with red text-block and gilt lettering on the spine; protected by a plastic dust jacket; gilt top fore-edge; silk ribbon; minimal shelf wear, gift inscription on ffep, pages clean; signed flat by William Manchester on the limitations page; LH consignment; shelved in Literary Criticism.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1925. First Edition, Second Printing. Octavo, 313 pages; VG; full binding of navy cloth; spine with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear; small closed tear at head of spine; upper edge stained gray; mild foxing to fore edges; inscribed by Maurice at title page; contains fold-out maps; contains uncut pages throughout; pages clean; EF consignment; shelved Special Collections Room.
New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1968. First Edition. Octavo, 346 pages; VG/G; white spine with red and blue lettering; dust jacket protected by a mylar cover; price uncut "$5.95"; several rips to the edges of the dust jacket, red top fore-edge, pages clean; signed flat on blank page between the half title page and the title page; LH consignment; shelved case 1.
Atlanta, GA: National Publishing Company, 1870. First Edition. Octavo, 732 pages; VG-; full 20th century binding of gray cloth; spine with previous binding's label retained, with small chips missing from label; mild shelf wear; tanning to all pages; foxing to most pages, particularly at beginning and end of book; contains fold-out maps; pages else clean; EF consignment; shelved Case 1.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1948. First Edition; one of 1250 copies. Octavo, two volumes; VG/NONE; full bindings of blue cloth; spines with gray paper label with black lettering; mild shelf wear; corners slightly bumped; previous owner's inscription at front paste down of both volumes; vol. 1 signed flat by Stimson at free end paper; pages clean; EF consignment; shelved Case 1.
New York: New York University Press, 1956. First Edition. Octavo, 268 pages; G+; full binding of brick cloth; spine with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear; corners slightly shredded; wear to tail of spine; previous owner's name at front free end paper; contains black and white photo plates; pages clean; LJ consignment; shelved Case 8 1/2.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1930, 1931. First Edition. Octavo, two volumes; G+; full bindings of navy cloth; spines with gilt lettering; mild shelf wear; wear to crown and tail of both spines; pages clean; black and white photos throughout both volumes; plates in pocket at back of vol. 1, fold-out plates at back of vol. 2; LJ consignment; shelved Case 8 1/2.
London: John Murray, 1862. First Edition. 10mos., 4 volumes; G+; bound in red cloth, gilt lettering on spines and front covers; general rubbing and shelfwear; spine of volume one has some damage from what appears to be four rubber bands around it; name stamp on ffep; interiors clean; volume 1: 1800-1806, volume 2: 1807-1809, volume 3: 1810-1812, volume 4: 1813-1815; RG consignment.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1940 . First Edition, Second Printing. small Octavo, 167 pages; G+; bound in publisher's blue pictorial wraps, black lettering to spine; chipping most edges, including hinges; INSCRIBED in pencil by Paul Brown on ffep, with pencil drawing of a man smoking a cigar; HP consignment; shelved case 9.
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1899. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 96 pp., VG-; gray paper-backed pictorial boards with black lettering and illustration; spine age-toned to brown; spine re-backed with gray cloth (turned-in over endpapers), original paper label laid down; head and tail of paper label to original spine chipped off, mild bumping to head of cloth spine; bumping and chipping to edges, particularly corners; mild age-toning to boards and to margins of interior; light staining to bottom of front cover; beveled fore- and bottom-edge of text-block; text printed on heavy gray paper; square tearing to front paste-down, likely from removal of bookplate; MA consignment; shelved Case 0.
New York: University Publishing Company, 1869. A New Edition. Octavo, 620 pages; VG-; contemporary three-quarter binding of brown leather, boards in marbled paper; spine with black labels and gilt lettering; previous repair to spine and joints; mild shelf wear; wear at tail of spine, edges of boards; some rubbing and wear to paper; protected with a mylar wrapper; all edges marbled; moderate foxing to frontispiece engraving, tissue guard, and title page; contains engraved plates and maps; pages clean; EF consignment; shelved Case 1.
London: Printed for T. Egerton, 1825. 8vo., xvi, 414pp.; VG-; 3/4 bound with red cloth, spine has black label with gilt lettering, marbled boards and endpapers; moderate wear and rubbing to spine, boards; chip to tail of spine; small water-stain to lower edge of front endpapers; mild scattered foxingverso of ffep has the signature of George Carmichael; RG consignment; shelved case 9.
London: Printed for the Author, 1781. First Edition. 8vo., 224 pages; G; 3/4 bound with red leather, marbled boards; spine paneled with gilt lettering; re-backed, with red cloth, new endpapers, previous spine largely preserved, with large chip missing on tail, small chip on spine; thinness to fore edge of paper, presumably from frequent use, title page through page 40 have some damage to the fore edge, larger damage to the title page and dedication pages, pages 189-224 have some damage to the fore edge, ; mild staining and age-toning throughout; title page has some faded ink writing on top of page, small bookworm holes; bookworm damage to pages 218-224; black stain on lower fore corner throughout, most severe on pages 206-224; first page of dedication hs a closed tear horizontal along the whole page; RG consignment; shelved case 9.
London: T. Egerton, 1806. First Edition. 8vo., 286 pages; VG-; 3/4 bound in brown leather, marbled boards, gilt title on spine with blind stamps; marbled text block; rubbing to hinge edges, corners; some mind age-toning to interior; with 5 folding plates in rear, intact; RG consignment; shelved case 9.
Munich: Jos. Lindauer, 1856. First Edition. Octavo in 3/4 marble and brown leather; Good+ condition hardcover; 5-band embossed spine with gold letters; moderate shelf wear on boards; strong binding; previous owner inscription on ffep; general foxing throughout, more pronounced on last pages; page 221 has a horizontal cut not detrimental to reading; a couple of pages slightly detached; this is vol. 1 of 5 volumes describing, in two parts, the stories of General Lieutenant Michailowski-Danilewski; contains 16 small folded maps at the end showing the movements of the French troops; in good condition; in Gothic print German; pp. 605; MD consignment; Please see all five photos for details. Shelved in endcase near stairs on sales floor.
[Washington, D.C.?]: [Publisher Not Identified], . First Edition. Thin Octavo, 16 pages; G; 3/4 bound in brown calf, marbled boards and endpapers; some rubbing to binding; lacking title page and map; ex-Columbia Historical Society library, with their stamps to interior and sticker to front board, bookplate to front pastedown; first page with some period writing; extremely scarce in any condition; HSDC consignment; shelved case 9 3/4.
London: Printed and are to be sold by W. Taylor, 1721. Second Edition. 4to., 797pp.,  tables and index; VG; bound in polished calf, paneled spine with gilt tooling, label with gilt lettering, mostly worn off; joints weak, some scratches to boards, general rubbing and wear; two bookplates on front pastedown, one from Henry Duke of Kent, 1733, the other Thomas Philip, Earl de Grey, Wrest Park; some scattered ink splatter on page 351 that bleeds through onto 353, text legible; folding plates on pages 1, 215, 476 present and in excellent condition; Numerous mispagination, including p. 447-472 omitted; consignment; shelved case 4.
Laibach: JG V. Kleinmayr & Fed. Bamberg, 1908. First Edition. Folio in cloth case; VG-/ G+ case; Blue cloth case with gilt lettering and designs; Several tears to the edges and corners of case, some fraying at the corners and scratches to front and rear; 92 page text has some foxing to the pages, text is clean and free of other marking; Text block has some wear from handling. 25 full color, unbound plates are all present, each covered by tissue--some spots of foxing on tissue, but all images are clear and bright; Some bumping to the edges of the plate's borders. Consignment. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates] **Note** Shelved in Room Y, on lower portion of sales floor.