New York: Dodd, Mead, and Company, 1887. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners, edges, and spine caps, slight soiling to front fore edge, mild shelfwear; Text block has light tanning to endpapers, hinge crack to front, loose binding, clean text, mild age-toning to paper; viii, 409 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w drawings and plates).
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1854. Thick octavo; pp 442; Fair/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; cloth shows rubbing to exterior; fraying wear to corners; heavily rubbed edges; text block has age toned exterior edges; cracking to front gutter; pencil throughout; frontispiece with tissue guard; offsetting to title page from frontispiece; previous owner's name to verso of frontispiece; age toned exterior edges.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1854. Octavo; 2 volumes; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with gold print; Boards in tan cloth with gold print, embossed design, peripheral tanning, fading to spines, wear to corners and spine caps, mild stain to front hinge of vol. 2; Text block has grey-tinted top edge, spotting to edges, pencil notation on endpapers of vol. 1, both volumes have slight foxing, paper is mildly puckering, tears to bottom edges of pages 21-24 (vol. 1), clean text; 2 volumes (xii, 651, 654 pages).
Winterthur: Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, Inc., 1965. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; softcover; volume 1 - white spine, black text, volume 2 - white spine, blue text, volume 3 - white spine, red text; slip cover has general shelfwear, general edgewear, fraying along fore edges, soiling on head; all volumes' covers have minor shelfwear, slight sun toning on spines; all volumes' text blocks clean; volume 1 has some separation from spine; Volume 1 - The Winterthur Story; Volume 2 - Winterthur in Bloom; Volumes 3 - Winterthur Illustrated [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1935. Large Octavo; pp 400; G+/Fair; blue spine with gilt text; dust jacket has noticeable sunning to spine; some chips to edges; slight soiling to rear; clipped flap; cloth has light sun darkening to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges; deckled fore edge; small stain to ffep; frontispiece; illustrated; good binding; signed by author;.
New York: Charles Scribners's Sons, 1884. Octavo; 2 volumes; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear, v. 2 with mildly cocked spine; Text blocks have cracked hinges, shaken binding, intermittent spine breaks, Henry Cabot Lodge bookplate on front pastedown, vendor label to front flyleaf (v. 2), mild age-toning to paper; 2 volumes (xiii, 584; ix, 572 pages), frontispiece (port.).
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1962. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, tan with black print; DJ has edgewear, small tears along top and bottom edges especially at spine caps and flap folds, peripheral tanning, slight spotting, fading to spine, price-clipped; Boards in tan cloth with gold print, mild wear to outside corners and spine caps; Textblock has slight spotting to top and bottom edges, owner name stamped on front flyleaf, slight smudging to rear endpapers, pencil notation on p. 4 otherwise clean text; 278 pages, illustrated.
New York: Random House, 1993. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with red and white print; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with green cloth to spine and tan paper with gold print to boards, masking tape across center of spine; Text block has slight smudging to edge, slight bump to bottom corner, else clean and tight; 691 pages.
Philadelohia and London: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1918. Octavo; good/none; red cloth spines with gold text; moderate shelf wear and bumping; sunned at the spines; light flaking and chipping; text blocks, clean; toning at the edges; head edges, gilt; illustrations in color and doubletone; --v1: frontispiece portrait of Stephen Girard; 409pp. --v2: frontispiece reproduction of the vessel Good Friends, 246 tons; 481pp. -Sold as a 2 volume set.
New York: Doubleday & McLure Co., 1899. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, grey with black print on white banner; Boards in illustrated grey cloth, black print, wear to corners and spine caps, small tears at spine head, bump to top outside corner, wear to hinges; Text block has cracked front and rear hinges, tanning to endpapers, bump to top outside corner throughout, intermittent spine breaks, clean text; 307 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w plates, folded map).
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1971. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; tan spine, red and black lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, general edgewear, general light soiling, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, open and closed tears on rear head fore corner, closed tears on spine head edge, light chipping on spine tail edge, spine sun toned, foxing and soiling in interior; boards strong, general edgewear, general soiling, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, soiling in rear interior; text block age toned, stamp and pen mark on half title page, ex-library seal indented on title page, light soiling spot on exterior tail edge; First Edition; xx, 366pp.
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1965. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; DJ has mild edgewear/shelfwear; Boards in brown and black paper with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has slight spotting to top edge, else clean and tight; 146 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
New York: Random House, 1955. Octavo; Second printing; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, illustrated with black print; DJ in mylar, edgewear, tears to edges, two portions at front bottom edge torn away, price-clipped; Boards in blue cloth with blue print, light wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has yellow-tinted top edge, book plate on front pastedown, clean and tight; v, 183 pages, illustrated.
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1979. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with red and black print; DJ has slight edgewear, toning to spine, else clean and bright; Boards in blue cloth with gold print on a red banner, clean and strong; Text block has inscription in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xli, 518 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w).
Chapel Hill, NC: Omohundro Institute of Early American History & The University of North Carolina Press, 2011. Octavos: VG-/Paperbacks: 3 Volume set: White and pale blue on spine with black text: UNC Press Enduring Editions: All volumes have general shelfwear,volume 3 has barcode sticker on back, volume 1 has slight curling/fraying to corners, bindings are solid: Textblock exteriors have some age toning with light soiling, pages also have mild age toning but else are clean and unmarked: Vol 1 ISBN- 978-0-8078-9768-3; Vol 2 ISBN- 978-0-8078-9908-3; Vol 3 ISBN- 978-0-8078-9909-0: 1312 pp.
Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2008. First Paperback Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; softcover; blue spine, white and tan text; covers bowing, minor edgewear, bumping on fore corners, sticker in rear interior; text block clean; First Paperback Edition, First Printing; 402pp.
New York: Random House, 1958. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, red with yellow print; DJ in mylar, mild edgewear, slight shelfwear; Boards in red cloth with black print, slight wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has red-tinted top edge, slight tear to top of front endpaper hinge, else clean and tight; 183 pages, illustrated (b&w drawings and plates).
Hartford: Case, Lockwood and Company, 1864. 12mo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print (faded); Boards in purple embossed cloth, tanning to spine, mild wear to corners, chipped spine caps, mild shelfwear; Text block has water stain to top corner throughout, mild amount of pencil notation throughout, small tear at bottom spine corner to initial pages, tanning to paper and mild foxing throughout; 156 pages.
New York, NY. Dodd Mead & Company. 1882. OCTAVO; GOOD/NONE; HB; Tan Paper Spine w/ No Text (Taped); Severe Shelf Wear w/ Bumping; Text block, Clean; 32pp.; Illus., Color Prints; Spine, Sunned, Rubbing, Chipping, Open & Closed Tears, Repairs made W/ Clear Tape, Stains, Small Creases; Binding, Loose; Toning & Foxing.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1941. First. First Edition; 12mo; VG/G; Red spine with white and black text; Dustjacket is age toned and has rubbing (esp. back cover), spine is sunned, DJ has open tear at top of spine and edge wear incl. chipping at corners and bottom of spine, DJ has some scuffs and minor scratches incl. a few very small spots w/color frayed off, DJ has two very small holes/open tears on front cover; Boards strong, some minor rubbing w/ occasional slight loss of color at edges of spine and corners of boards, pastedowns age toned w/ some darker aging near interior, binding strong; Textblock age toned, textblock fore edge has occasional slight foxing, back end paper has sticker affixed in upper left corner, interior clean; 105 pp.
Philadelphia: Edwin S. Stuart, 1900. Enlarged, with many revision and additions. Octavo; Enlarged, with many revision and additions; Fair/no DJ; Ex-Library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print, call number printed at bottom; Boards in blue cloth, wear to corners and edges, tattering to spine caps, mild scuffing/shelfwear; Text block has pinhole library stamps to frontispiece and to last page, intermittent spine breaks, age-toning to paper, spotting to endpapers, torn away library label to front pastedown and rear flyleaf, library stamps and torn away label to dedication page, bottom half of dedication page torn away, initial pages have folded bottom corners; 524 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
New York: Random House, 1957. Octavo; First printing; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with white print; DJ in mylar, mild edgewear, price-clipped; Boards in green cloth with brown print, cocked spine, light wear to corners and spine caps, staining to rear top edge; Text block has pink-tinted top edge, clean and tight; xi, 177 pages, illustrated.