Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1962-1967. Octavo; 6 volumes; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spines tan with blue and brown print; DJs have slight edgewear, mild toning to spines, “Earliest Diary” has light blemishes to front, “Portraits” has peripheral toning, slight blemish on front and rear; Boards in green cloth with gold print, clean and strong; CONTENTS: Diary and Autobiography (4 vols., second printing 1962, illustrated (b&w plates)): Vol. 1. Diary 1755-1770 (xcviii, 365 pages) — Vol. 2. Diary 1771-1781 (x, 458 pages) — Vol. 3. Diary 1782-1804 ; Autobiography, Part One, To October 1776 (xiii, 449 pages) — Vol. 4. Autobiography, Parts Two and Three, 1777-1780, Index (x, 403 pages) — The Earliest Diary of John Adams (1966), June 1753-April 1754; Sept 1758-January 1759 (xx, 120 pages, illustrated (b&w plates)) — Portraits of John and Abigail Adams / Andrew Oliver (1967) (xxxvi, 284 pages, illustrated (b&w plates)).
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New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1909. First Edition. Octavo, 188 pages; VG-; full binding of dark blue cloth; spine faded to green, with gilt lettering and design; spine cocked; mild wear at head and tail of spine; mild shelf wear; small bump to upper edge of front board; slight shredding to corners; upper edge gilt; mild foxing throughout; pages else clean; shelved Case 1.
Salem: The Essex Institute, 1928. Octavo; G; Hardcover; Spine, black with gold print; Boards quarter bound with black cloth to spine and green paper to boards, white pastedown title label on front, slight shelfwear, but clean and strong; Text block has spotting to edges, light smudge to front pastedown else clean and tight; iv, 67 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w plates).
Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1991. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, orange with pink and white print; DJ has mild edgewear, slight tear to front hinge, small smudge on rear, else clean and bright; Boards in black cloth with gold print on red banner, clean and strong; Text block has smudge to top edge, inscription in ink on title page, else clean and tight; xvii, 731 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1995. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with red print, illustration; DJ has light edgewear, light shelfwear; Boards quarter bound with red cloth to spine and grey paper to boards, light wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has yellow highlighting through p. 13, a few dog-eared pages, final pages of index uncut at bottom edge, else clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; 512 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Faber and Faber, 2000. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, illustrated, brown and black print; DJ has slight edgewear, price-clipped, else clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with purple cloth to spine and black paper to boards, mild wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the half-title page; 244 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).