New York: McGrw-Hill Book Company, 1978. First Edition. Large thin Octavo; pp 90; G/Fair; ivory spine with black and red text; dust jacket has soiled exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has slight sunning to boards; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by authors and illustrator.
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Philadelphia: D. Rice and A. N. Hart, 1855. Third Octavo Edition. Octavos, three volumes; VG; bound in full red morocco, elegant gilt; no binder's mark; paneled spines with gilt titling in two panels,,gilt to remainder; all edges of text block gilt; all hinges strong, rear gutter of volume one open, entire binding separated front text block of volume 2, front gutter of volume 3 open; very mild rubbing and wear, primarily to corners; with all 120 beautifully colored lithographic plates, three tinted frontispieces finished by hand, 117 hand-colored plates; interiors clean; slight occasional foxing or wear to plates; some plates trimmed at lower edge, as is usual for the tall plates; CO consignment; shelved case 1.
USA: Press Publishing Company& William McMahon, 1970. First Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG-. solid ivory glossy DJ spine with bright blue titling, front panel illustrated, jacket rear also, with blue text. mild discoloration, a hint or occasional tiny patch. blue clothbound HB. gold stamped titling. EX-LIBRIS, bookplate of prior owner pasted own on left fep. INSCRIBEDB Y AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. chapter include b/w figures frequently. no marks, clear textblock and edges. 248 pp.
Madison, WI: Wisconsin Tales and Trails, Incorporated, 1971. Oblong octavo (12"w x 9.25"h); vg/good; dj, half-inch white band near head of black spine with white text; dj, moderate chipping and flaking; small open tear, head edge of rear cover, at the fold; HB, green cloth spine with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; B/W illustrations; 176pp.
Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1987. Signed; Small Quarto; VG-/no-DJ, paperback; Thin light tan spine with black text. Covers have general shelf wear, tiny closed tears on spine tail, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting, title page is inscribed and signed by author; pp 166.
Boyertown, PA: Gilbert Printing Company, 1976. Limited edition, copy number 602 of 1000; Octavo; VG/VG-; Light blue spine with blue text. DJ has general shelf wear, rubbing on edges, previous owner's phone number on front flap, but no tears; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 264.
Reading, PA: The Historical Society of Berks County, 1983. Small quarto; pp 271; G/no-DJ; light magenta pink spine with gilt text; this volume only; cloth shows light sunning to spine; some slight scratches to front; minor wear to edges; slightly bowed boards; text block shows light foxing to head exterior edge; small smudge to ffep; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated.
Chicago: Chicago Jewish Historical Society and Wellington Publishing, Inc., 1990. Reprinted. Large Octavo; pp 700; VG-/G; ivory white spine with blue text; facsimile of original 1924 edition; dust jacket has light wear to exterior; few chips to edges; small price sticker to front flap; cloth light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: American Book-Stratford Press, Inc., 1959. First Edition. 10mo; pp 228; G/G-; sunned reddish beige spine with ivory text; red front; dust jacket has rubbing wear to exterior; foxing to fore edges; minor chips to edges; number to exterior spine and front; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows age toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; adhesive remnants to front pastedown; illustrated; signed by author.
New York: Knickerbocker Press, Inc., n.d. 10mo; pp 152; G/G-; gray spine with ivory text; dust jacket has moderate sunning to exterior; some minor chips to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block slight staining to fore edge; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; some illustrations; interior clean.
Washington, D.C. White House Historical Association, 2011. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 141; VG/VG-; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight soiling to exterior; dark tan cloth has little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block clean; frontispiece; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; tight binding; inscribed to title page by author;.
Paris: Chez Henry Gaugain et Cie, Editeurs, nd. 53 folio-sized B/W plates (complete), in green, wrap-around paper slip case; the title appears on the front fold of the slip case; plates are in very good condition; the edge of the lower fold of the slip case has two tears, one 2" (head) and the other 3" (tail); the top fold has two 1" tears, at the head and tail of the fold; their is a small stain on the front cover, near the center of the fold; a map is included with the plates. Plates are 11.25"w x 16.25"h. [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].
Philabelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication and Sabbath-School Work. Reprint. 12mo; VG-/no-DJ; Dark green spine with gold text; Originally published in 1832, this reprint is from 1898; Boards have very slightly sunned exterior with lightly rubbed corners & edges, overall panels are intact with defect; Text block has some wear on exterior edges due to age and handling with title page is cracking slightly toward tail edge binding; pp 310.
Bielefeld: Hans Kock, 1970. Reprinted. 16mo; pp 134; VG-/no-dj; dark yellow spine with black text; originally published in 1866, this is a reprint; cloth shows light smudges to exterior; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; map tipped in at page 30; map in strap at rear pastedown; tight binding;.
n. p. n. publ. n. d. 10mo; pp 340; G/no-DJ; dark yellow spine with black text; cloth has moderate soiling to exterior, mostly to spine; slight wear to corners; illustration to front with black text; text block has foxing to exterior edges; color frontispiece; illustrated; previous owner's name to ffep; slight cracking to front gutter.
Chicago: Central Electric Railfans' Association, 1958. Small quarto; pp 174; G/paperback; dark blue spine with ivory text; spiral binding under spine exterior; this part only; black and white pictorial covers; slight age toning to cover exteriors; minor chipping to corners; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; intact binding; profusely illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings.
Missouri: D-Books Publishing, Inc., 2005. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Thin Black spine with white text. Boards have general shelf wear, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has a personal inscription in ink by previous owner on front free end paper, otherwise, clean, free of marks on main pages; pp 128.
Knoxville, TN: The University of Tennessee Press, 1971. First Edition, Second Printing. Octavo: VG-/G: Gray and black spine with white text: DJ shows age with multiple chips, several 1-2 inch closed tears, scuff marks, scratches, age toning (especially down spine), price clipped on front flap: Boards are strong with generals shelfwear, dust staining: Textblock has age toning along head edge, otherwise clean and free of markings, folds or tears beyond half title page (previous owners name written in ink) and back several pages have adhesive tears in corner : First Edition, Second Printing: 231 pp.
Colchester: The Colchester Chronicle, 1956. Thin, Octavo; G-/no-DJ paperback; Black spine w/o text; Covers are lightly sunned with slight moisture stains on head fore edges, minimal age toning and fully intact; Text block is lightly and generally age toned, light moisture staining at mid tail edge, otherwise unmarked; pp 68.
Charlottesville and London: University of Virginia Press, 2008. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 366; VG/G; peach spine with dark brown text; dust jacket has noticeable wear to exterior at front; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Natchez, Mississippi: Southern Historical Publications, 1958. First Edition. Octavo; G+/Poor; spine beige (darker due to sunning), black illustrations, no lettering, tail of spine gray; dust jacket is clean, spine torn lengthwise all the way leaving DJ in two halves, three open tears along the tear down the spine: one 1/2" and two 1", some scratching on spine, some additional wear at spine head and tail, scuff on front cover, front bottom edge has 1" and 1/4" closed tears, moderate creasing on front bottom edge, front fore edge has 1/2" by 1" closed tear, some wear on corners (chipping and moderate rubbing), top front edge has 3/8" closed tear and some light creasing,1/4" closed tear on back top edge, back top inside flap edge has moderate wear and some chipping (that wear continues for a bit on back top edge), minor to moderate other wear on back top edge, minimal wear on other inside flap edges and on back bottom edge, fore edges have minor rubbing, no markings or stains, dust jacket protected by Brodart mylar cover; boards strong, very clean, 2.5" crack on front spine joint, small scuff on back spine joint next to spine head, discolored adhesive visible on board around the edges of back pastedown,no other defects, minimal edgewear, minimal wear to covers; textblock clean, minimal edgewear, stains on pastedowns and free end papers from aged adhesive, small green mark on front pastedown, inscription from previous owner on front free end paper (pencil), inscription from the author on front free end paper (pen), no other writing/markings, no underlining, contains some b/w photos. pp. 131.
Tecumseh, MI: A.W. Mills, Publisher, 1886. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 1101; G/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text; 2 volumes in one bound book; cloth has slightly sunfaded exterior; minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece with tissue guard; tape mend to corner of frontispiece; chipped corners of tissue guard and title page; illustrated;.
Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin Company, 1922. Second Printing. Octavo; pp 400; G/G; sunned tan spine with black text; dust jacket shows age toned exterior; minor chips to edges; other slight shelf wear to exterior; price clipped flap; scarce in dj; cloth has slight wear to exterior; lightly rubbed corners; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior lightly toned; illustrated; tight binding; frontispiece with tissue guard; deckled fore edge; previous owner's name to ffep;.
USA: Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, Inc., 2000. Foreign Printing. oversize Qto. VG+/VG+. b/w pictorial tall DJ spine with red titling from tip to white publisher on gray band. jacket front is fully illustrated with gold on medium red titleblock. wide inner flaps, snug over burgundy clothbound HB with stamped gold titling and incised larger gold characters into front board. gently worn to cloth ends and nipped at corners. decorative endpapers. filled with more than 200 images in black/white and color. 240 pp. ISBN# 0883631261.
Bridgeton, New Jersey: Evening News Company, 1941. Octavo; VG/VG-; White spine with black text and black decorative; DJ has wear, small open tears on front, age toned; Boards have light rubbing to edges, age toning to spine, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting, author's autograph on title page; pp 197.
Rochester, NY: 1916. Approx. 6.25" x 9" VG midnight blue hardcover with blank spine and faded gilt lettering on front cover. Rubbing to corners and spine ends of gently cocked boards. Subtle crease to early pages at bottom fore edge corner. Age-toning throughout; otherwise, clean and tight throughout.
Washington, D.C. Monumental Press, Inc., 1952. Mixed Editions. Octavo; pp 192+193; VG-/no-DJ; blue and red spines with gilt text; 2 volumes in cardboard sleeve, Your Uncle Sam in Washington and Your Memorials in Washington; tape mend and sticker to sleeve; some cracking to sleeve edges; cloths have slightly sunned exteriors; minor wear to spine edges; text blocks show light wear to exterior edges; frontispieces; interiors clean; illustrated; uncommon with author's signature.
Trenton, NJ: White Eagle Printing Co., Inc., 1997. Small Quarto: VG/VG: Off white spine with no text: DJ is in good condition with mild general shelfwear, small one inch closed tears on bottom edge of front: Boards are strong and clean with light bumping at head and tail of spine, binding is tight: Textblock is clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears: 156 pp.
Chicago: Orange Judd Company, 1905. Limited Edition, This copy # 400 of 500 printed. Hardcover octavo in Good condition only. "Bound in Indian smoke tanned buckskin". Line of fringe leather on front cover in some disarray. Moderate shelf wear and heavy soiling to cover. Heavy age toning to edges of text block, which is rough cut. B&W illustrations throughout. 202 pp. Crease to photo at page 19. Shelve 2018 Review Table (Spine is tan leather).
Washington, DC: Author, 1933. Inscribed by Leo A. Borah on FFEP. thin quarto in dark navy blue cloth with gold letters; Good+ condition hardcover; boards moderately soiled; binding strong; editor's dedication on ffep; flaps and title page discolored; external edges foxed; paper, text block and photographs clean; pp. 623.
Harborside, ME: Social Science Institute, 1955. Octavo: VG-/G+: Red, white and black spine with black text: DJ has general shelfwear, chipping along head and tail of spine, 1 inch open tear at tail joint of spine, creasing along joints, sticker on back, age toning: Boards are strong with general shelfwear, pastedowns have some staining: Textblock is clean, free pages have staining, otherwise pages are clean and free of markings, folds and tears: 254 pp.
Paris, TX: North Texas Publishing Company, 1948. Octavo; pp 278; G/G; dark beige pictorial spine with brown text; full title: The Red River Valley Then and Now: Stories of People and Events in the Red River Valley During the First Hundred Years of Its Settlement; dust jacket has slight sun fading to exterior; minor edge wear; mylar wraps; cloth has only slight wear to exterior; mildly rubbed edges; gilt illustration to front; mild rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep and title page; illustrated;.
New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1935. First Edition. Octavo; pp 623; G/G; dark brown spine with beige text; dust jacket shows slight soiling to exterior; minor chips to edges; price clipped flap; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, mostly to spines; strong boards; text blocks have light toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
New York: The Society, 1886. Publication Fund Series. Octavo; 678pp; G+ condition. Full pebbled green cloth; no dustjacket; spine and covers dark-soiled with age; top edge largely dust-soiled; worn at crown and foot with corners turned; an old tide mark shows mostly to top edge at endpapers but does not appear to affect text save for mild wattling; contents overall very good. This number devoted to the Burghers of New Amsterdam and the Freeman of New York: 1675-1866. [Spine; faded gilt on green cloth]. [Note: A. S. Con Bedini]. Please note, textblock top edge uncut, some chipping along some of the pages, and margin penline along page one.
Elizabeth, NJ: The Grassman Publishing Company, Inc., 1965. Large Octavo; pp 398; G/G-; dark tan/black spine with black and beige text; dust jacket has few chips to edges; slight rubbing to corners; lightly sunned exterior; price clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth shows mild wear to exterior; lightly rubbed edges; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1912. 8vo; G+ hardcover without dust jacket; wine dust jacket with faded gold text; spine is severely rubbed and frayed to the head; boards are shelf worn and are bumped to the tips, front gutter is damaged but boards are in tact; paste downs and free end-papers are extremely tanned aside from brown stains; fore edge is deckled and severely stained just like top and bottom edges; pages are clean and legible; 584p.
Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1974. Octavo; VG+/VG+; brown spine, black text; dust jacket have very minor shelfwear, price cut, protected by mylar; boards strong, ex-libris plate on front interior board, marker on rear interior board; text block age toned, minor soiling on exterior edges; 273pp.
London: Philip Wilson Publishers Ltd, 1986. Quarto; pp 329; VG-/Fair; gray spine with white text; dust jacket has some wear to edges; moderate rubbing to exterior; cloth has slight shelf wear; bumped head fore edge; gilt text to black spine; strong boards; text block shows some slight wear to exterior edges; arts - American; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1948. Reprinted. Large Thick Octavo; unpaginated; VG-/no-DJ; blue spines with gilt text; 2 volumes; sunned red slipcase shows heavy rubbing to exterior; some chipping to edges; cloths show moderate sunning to spines; strong boards; text blocks have slight wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; profusely illustrated with black and white photographs; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Garden City (N.Y.): Garden City Publishing Co., Inc., 1935. Octavo; VG/G-; hardcover; light brown and dark brown spine with gold images and gold text; dust jacket is split, folded and tucked into the gutter of the front joint; spine is faded, boards are age toned but sturdy; text block is extremely shelf worn- paste downs, free end papers are tanned, fore edge has a minor stain and like the other two edges, tanned otherwise pages are clean and legible; 296p.
Framingham, MA: Old America Company, 1924. revised edition; illustrated with more than fifteen hundred examples. Thick, large quarto in black hardcovers with gold letters; VG; moderate soiling and fraying on corners and spine edges; binding strong; gutters dusty; external edges sunned; paper slightly faded; pp. 716; plates in black and white interspersed throughout; includes ephemera about Mr. Nutting and a letter signed by him in 1932; shelved in Room 13; please contact us for shipping costs.