Washington, DC: Printed In Pursuance of a Resolution of the U.S. Senate, Printed by A. Boyd Hamilton, 1852. First Edition. Quarto, 159 pages; G; contemporary full black cloth binding; spine unmarked; marked shelf and edgewear to boards; rubbing and fraying at all edges and folds, corners bumped, significant age toning to boards, significant moisture staining to rear board and spine; crown and several large sections of spine loose and dangling, with lining exposed; both joints markedly worn; front board literally hanging by a thread; age toning to textblock, minor deterioration to rear of block; foxing to endpages, and light foxing to rest of pages; includes two of three fold-out maps tipped in on front endpage; on 6 pages after title page are paste-down newspaper cutouts from "The North American" (Feb 22, 1846), and "The Evening Transcript" (Jan 14, 1853), and an undated, unsourced article, describing sermons given in Pennsylvania, Boston, and New York, respectively; remaining pages are numbered square breakdowns of the blocks and lots presented in the maps; housed in a mylar enclosure; shelved above Case 3.
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Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1896. First Edition. Octavo, 277 pages; G+; rebound in black library binding, with original spine preserved; presumed ex-library, with usual marks; spine with black bonded leather, and gilt lettering; mild shelf wear and some soiling; mild wear to edges of preserved spine; scraping to upper right corner of title page and first page; contains six large fold out maps; pages clean; shelved Case 1.
London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1944. First Edition. Quarto 221 pages, VG/G+; spine is beige with black lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has moderate wear along the top and bottom edges, with chipping at the top and bottom of the spine, has several small closed and open tears, has several pieces of tape on the inside, has rubbing and discoloration throughout; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has heavy bumping on the fore edge corners, boards have minor warping; pages have minor age toning and warping; profusely illustrated with maps and photographs; contains a two part separate map of the master plan; shelved case 9.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1964. Octavo, xi, 204 pages. In Fair plus condition with a Fair plus dust jacket. Spine is green with black print. Dust jacket has edge wear, toning to spine, small vendor label on rear. Price clipped. Boards in grey cloth. Light wear to spine caps, lightly cocked spine. Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, marginal notation in ink through page 17. Illustrated with b&w diagrams.
New York: Stanford and Swords, 1851. First Edition. Octavo, 27 pages. In Good condition. Spine is orange with gilt lettering. Boards show rubbing to fore edges, fore edge corners, and front and back boards. Boards show minor bumping to fore edge corners. Spine shows sunning and minor bumping to headcap and tail. Textblock shows age toning. RWO Consignment.
Athens: Melissa Publishing House, 2015. Quarto, 399 pages. In Very Good minus condition. Spine white with red and black lettering. Boards have slight lean to the spine with mild wear exteriorly and slight crease to bumped tail fore corners. Text block has minimal wear to the edges. Illustrated. This is number three of eight hundred copies. First edition, first printing. NOTE: Shelved in Locked Annex Area Quarto and Folio. Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.
Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2012. First Edition. Octavo, xvi, xix, 306 pages. In Very Good condition. Spine black with gilt lettering. Boards have small whitish smudges to the front and two ex-library stickers to the rear. Text block has ex-library name stamped to the head edge and very light age toning G to the edges. Ex-library stamp to the front free end paper. First Edition. Illustrated.
New York and Abingdon UK: Routledge, 2005. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, viii, xii, 347 pages. In Very Good condition. Spine black with silver lettering. Boards have minimal wear exteriorly with previous bookshop's sticker to the rear. Text block has extremely light wear to the edges. First Edition, First Printing.
Oxford: Berg Publishers, 1989. First Edition. Octavo, 575 pages. In Very good condition with a Very good dust jacket. Spine green with white lettering. Dust jacket has light shelf wear, minor creasing to tailband and a library sticker on back cover. Text block clean. Note: Shelved in Netdesk Column B, ND-B.
London: Fleming H. Revell Company, 1902. First Edition. Octavo; 452 pages; VG-; Red spine with gold lettering; Boards show shelfwear and agewear with dents on lower front and back boards; Textblock has stain on last 16 pages, largely confined to the index, lower half of title page has 3-inch tear at the spine.
Chicago, Illinois: Paul Theobald and Company, 1955. First Edition. Quarto, 286; VG/VG-; spine is black with faded white lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering; has price uncut '$8.75', has minor wear along thew top and bottom edges, with chipping at the top and bottom of the spine and on the fore edge corners, has a small open tear, spine has minor discoloration; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; pages clear; shelved urban studies.
Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 1999. Quarto, xv, 704 pages. In Very Good condition. Spine blue and yellow with yellow and blue lettering. Boards have light sunning to the spine with light handling wear, minor chips to edges and minor bumping to corners. Text block has very light finger marks to the edges and sparse marks to few pages. Illustrated. Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers please inquire for rates.
Boston: Beacon Press, 1975. First Edition, First Printing. Octavio, 180 pages; VG/VG-; spine yellow with blue and black titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$8.95', mild shelfwear and rubbing, small fading and rubbing to spine, small closed tear to upper front cover; text block yellowed; shelved case 1.
New York, NY: E. P. Dutton and Company, Inc., 1968. First Edition, First Printing. Large octavo, xxv, 609 pages. In Very Good condition with a Very Good minus dust jacket. Spine white with gold and blue lettering. Dust jacket in mylar wrapping. Mild fading to text on front cover of dust jacket and sunfading to spine. Minor creasing and discoloration on front of dust jacket near spine. Mild soiling to back cover of dust jacket. Moderate foxing to top edge of textblock. Ink date written on front pastedown and a visible erasure mark above. Mild age toning to textblock. Shelved in U.S. History.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1973. Octavo, 348 pages. In Very Good minus condition with Good plus dustjacket. Off white spine with beige text. Dustjacket has sunning to spine, mild edgewear and shelfwear, and slight tearing to corners. Boards have mild edgewear. Textblock has sticky spot on front endpaper.
Chicago: The Oriental Institute of the University of chicago, 2010. Quarto, lii, 383 pages + 3 large folded color maps in rear pocket. In Very Good minus condition with a Very Good dust jacket. Ex-library with usual markings including library stamp on top edge and title page, electronic label on rear pastedown, penciled call number on title page verso, barcode label on rear. Spine is grey with black print. Dust jacket in mylar. Boards in brown buckram with gold print. Illustrated: b&w. Series ISSN 0069-3367. Includes additional title page and preface in Arabic at rear of volume. NOTE: Shelved in Locked Annex Area, Quarto and Folio Case.
Columbia: Bostick & Thornley, Inc., 1959. Fourth Printing. Octavo. 81 pages. In . Tan spine with black lettering; Dustjacket has sunning to spine, tear at head edge of spine, and chipping along edges; Boards have discoloration to front cover, mild edgewear and shelfwear. Inscribed and signed by author on front endpaper.