Charleston, SC: The Charleston Museum, 1942. Unstated, apparent first edition. Octavo. Good with no dust jacket. Blue spine with silver lettering. Several scuffs to front cover near the fore-edge, slight shelf-wear to rear cover. Uneven sun-fading on the front cover. Binding, book block edges, and text pages generally very good. Discoloration mark on the edge of page 163. 311pp.
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Santa Fe, New Mexico: Palomino Press, 1970. Crown Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; white spine with black lettering; covers sturdy, clean, significant scratch on front cover (partially obscuring the title), minor wear on bottom edges, minor wear on spine head and tail, crease down the spine, light age toning on edges, minimal other edgewear, no tears or folds; textblock clean, minimal wear, no writing/markings, no highlighting/underlining. pp. 221.
Cadiz, OH: Harrison o. Genealogical Society, 1986. Reprinted. Large quarto; VG-/no-DJ; black spine without text; originally published in 1875, reprinted in 1986; cloth has slight wear to exterior; gilt text to front; some light scratches to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; profusely illustrated.
New York: The Dorland Press, 1937. Octavo; 195th of Limited Edition; Deep blue spine with gold text; Boards have shelf wear with rubbing and bumping to the corners and edges, boards also have moderate red stains to the rear and limited fray to the head of spine; rear hinge is slightly separated but boards are not affected; front paste down is stained; Text block is age -toned; front free end paper has an inscription by the previous owner; fore edge is deckled and pages are tanned and have limited foxing and stains otherwise text block is clean; 296p.
Coronado, California: Coranado Historical Association, 1998. Third Edition. Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. light blue wraps spine with large black titles down center spine, some light softcover wear, panels partly b/w pictorial both. mild lengthy cover crease, rear has an occasional light scuff. profusely illustrated textblock interior, with b/w images, photos. glossy stock unblemished, clear throughout. 349 pp.
Easton: Canal History and Technology Press, 1994. Booklet; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Blue spine with black text; Covers have slight shelf wear just light sunning on exterior and minor edge wear, however panels are intact; sticker on rear; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges due to age and handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 112.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1939. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 582; G/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; light ink to p 17; ex-library with markings and stamps inside; good binding; illustrated with several charts;.
New York: Farrar and Rinehart, 1939. First Edition. Quarto; G+/VG; white spine with brown text; jacket has light rubbing on the front and back, otherwise little to no wear, jacket has protective mylar cover; boards have light wear to edges, interior boards have age toning, light bumping to the head and tail of spine and corners, light staining around spine; textblock has age toning, top edge stained blue; interior pages have age toning; pp 435.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1886. Octavo; pp 519; Fair/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text; cloth has noticeable soiling to exterior; rubbed to edges; some fraying to spine edges; chipped spine head edge; text block shows age toning to exterior edge; interior clean; cracking to front gutter; slightly cocked spine.
New York: Harper & Row, 1977. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG+/VG; Spine is grey with black and red text; DJ has general shelf wear, some creasing along edges, age-toning to verso, light rubbing to corners and edges, design is clear; Boards have some shelf wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has signs of handling, age-toning, binding is strong, content is clear; pp 267; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1987. first, limited edition. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Light blue spine with gilt text; Slipcase has slightly scratched and smudged exterior but fully intact without defect; Cloth has slight shelf wear such as lightly sunned exterior and minimal edge wear at head & tail edges but fore edges are slightly rubbed due to handling with otherwise stable and intact panels; Text block has light wear on exterior edges but text pages are unmarked and binding is tight; pp 257. Signed.
Washington, D.C. Georgetown University, 1965. Bill Clinton's freshman portrait on page 247. Georgetown University yearbook; Quarto; VG/no dust jacket; Dust stains and foxing across boards, light rubbing at corners and at head and tail of spine, undamaged; Text block edge is foxed and age toned, very light age toning at edges of margins, text is clean and undamaged; 294pp.
Hartford, CT: Friends of the Author, 1874. Octavo: G-/no-DJ: Light brown, age toned spine with faded gold text: Boards have general shelfwear, age toning, slight bumping to bottom corners, chipping to head and tail of spine, 1 inch closed tear at head of spine, both pastedowns have small, 1-2 inch tears at tail end of joint: Textblock is age toned as are pages, frontispiece and title page detached from textblock, pages free of markings, folds or tears: 1874 reprint with additions, author biographical information and appendix added: 714 pp.
New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1965. First. Octavo; VG-/VG-; White spine with black text; DJ age-worn, clean, with general shelfwear and edgewear, chipping at corners and top of spine, semi-open tear and crease along back cover top edge, inside front cover clipped along top corner; Boards strong, clean; Textblock darkened with age, otherwise clean, foxing along top and tail edges; pp 146.
Readex Microprint, 1966. Octavo; facsimile of edition by Jean Berjon, Paris, 1613; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, torn/cracked along entire front hinge, exposing binding, mild bumps to rear outside corners and spine head; Textblock is clean and tight but for former owner’s stamp on front endpapers; text in French; 325, 52 pages, illustrated.
New York: New York Bound, 1983. Reprinted. 10mo; pp 288; G/G; yellowish beige spine with black and brown text; scarce; dust jacket shows light sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Chicago: Chicago Plan Commission, 1929. Octavo; VG-; hardcover with no dust jacket; blue spine with gold text ; boards are moderately edge-worn with marks and scratches but binding is solid; front paste down has a small plate with an inscription; text block has severe age-tone with deckled edges but pages are clean and in-tact; 153p.
New York: Dover, 1967. Large quarto (4to), 756 pp in green buckram boards in pictorial green dustjacket with white titles on spine. Condition is VG/G+, with slight rubbing, soiling to back of DJ, two closed 1" tears on front of DJ, slight wear at top and bottom of spine, textblock clean save for some foxing dots on all edges, ex libris stamps of former owner on top and bottom edges.
Mission, Kansas: Inter Collegiate Press, 1979. Second Printing. Qto. VG/ - no DJ. ivory clothbound HB, tall spine with stamped large black titling. black/brown drawing fully illustrates front board. off white fep/ffep, clear with brown/white and black/white illustrations, text, images and more, with basically neat, smooth edges all sides. 192 pp.
Parsons, WV: McLain Printing Company, 1988. Eighth Printing. Octavo; pp 410; VG-/G; light blue spine with dark blue text; dust jacket has sunned exterior, mostly to spine; minor wear to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; some line drawings; photographic plates; map laid in at rear; interior clean; tight binding.
Westminster: Heritage Books, Inc., 2007. facsimile reprint. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Beige spine with blue text; 2 volumes; Covers are very slightly sunned with some minor rubbing along edges, v. 2, has slight staining on front from glass rings, otherwise panels are clean with defect; Text blocks show slight wear due to handling with unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 806.
Lexington, KY: The University Press of Kentucky, February 15, 1972. Second Edition. oversize Qto. VG/VG-. tall black glossy DJ spine with ivory title between pale blue author and publihser. abrading is heavy to the DJ spine stripe ends, cuts and creases frequent along the panel perimeter and stressed mainly with heavy chipping to ends and corners. tall ivory inner flaps are a touch toned. under clear protective cover. medium blue clothbound HB with faded yellow/gold titling, small state seal centered on front cover. gentle wear, puckered cloth at spine ends and bumping to outer corners. beige/brown decorative maps for fep/ffep. textblock includes 620 painting, photographs and drawings, many of them rare and 145 in full color, displayed upon clear and excellent sheets, neatly colored, no writing or marks. as is. 256 pp. ISBN# 0813100925.
Albany: Weed, Parsons and Company, 1874. First Edition. Octavo, 306pp.; VG; spine green with gilt lettering and four bands; boards publisher's green gilt cloth; 20 numbered plates missing from end of book, clean cuts; maps and lithographic views present, some folding and tape used; some bumping and rubbing to board edges and spine; ex libris on inside front board; sticker on back inside board reading 'compliments of Jacob A. Gross, senator, 6th district 1874. 1875.'; shelved case 1.
Indianapolis and New York: Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., Publishers, 1958. First edition. Octavo; pp 1348; G+/G-; red/white/blue spine with black text; 2 volumes; dust jackets have moderate sunning to exterior, some chipping to edges, wear to fore edges, some tape mends to exteriors; cloths have lightly sunned spines, minor rubbing to exteriors; text blocks show slight toning to exterior edges; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: The Drechsel Printing Co., 1948. Large Octavo; pp 161; G/paperback; blue spine with gilt text; gilt titles and illustration to front; covers show slight shelf wear to exterior; some rubbing to edges; intact panels; text block has light toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1941. First edition. Octavo; pp 548; G/Fair; Red/gray spine with ivory text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has severe wear to exterior, missing 3 inches spine toward head edge, chipping to edges; Cloth has some rubbing to spine edges and fore corners, light sunning to exterior; Text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean;.
Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1974. Octavo; pp 350; G/G-; dark brown spine with pink and ivory text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; some chipping to head edge; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; pink endpapers; illustrated.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1980. First Edition, First Printing, First State Dust Jacket. Octavo, 499 pages; VG/VG; White spine with black lettering; Dust jacket protected with a mylar cover; some mild wear to the top and bottom edges, rubbing on the front cover, pages clean; SIGNED flat on the title page. Shelved case 6.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1976. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 536 pages; VG/VG; White spine with black and dark red lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering; Price clipped; price sticker from a previous bookstore on the front flap; Minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; top text block black; Shelved in case 6.
New York: The American Historical Society, Inc., 1938. Large Octavo; G-/no-DJ; red spines with gilt text; 3 volumes, vol. 1, pp 623; vol. 2, pp 640; vol. 3, pp 642; cloths have slight sunning to spines; some stains to exteriors; moderate rubbing to edges; sturdy boards; text blocks show some foxing to exterior edges; interiors lightly toned; illustrated endpapers; illustrated; frontispieces; tight bindings; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Washington: Copp, Henry N., 1882. third edition. Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Burgundy spine with gilt text; Cloth has heavy wear such as tears along front gutter, head edge, & corners, as well as sunned spine and spotted & rubbed exterior; but panels are still attached, 'as is'; Text block has darkened due to age with slight cracking along hinges between pastedowns & end papers, slight foxing on front pastedown, and light pencil throughout but binding is intact; pp 114.
Dunn Loring: Louis J. Maticia, Jr., 1972. first edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Blue spine with white text; This volume only; Cloth has slightly rubbed exterior with minimal edge wear otherwise, panels are sturdy, clean and intact; Text block's exterior shows slight wear with otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; sticker on front pastedown; pp 116.
Baltimore and London: John Hopkins University Press, 1996. Reprinted. Oblong Octavo; pp 155; VG-/paperback; black spine with yellow and white text; covers have mild wear to edges; clean exteriors; intact panels; text block shows light wear due to handling; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1960. revised and Enlarged Edition. Hardcover Octavo; VG-; Green Spine withe Silver Text; Boards show general shelf ware. Slightly cocked. Light rubbing on some corners and edges; Text block age toned. Foxing on outer edges. Pen mark on head edge. Otherwise clean; pp 537.
New York: Simon and Schuster, Inc., 1939. Quarto; unpaginated; G-/no-DJ; 1/4 bound black spine with spiral binding; no text to spine; boards have age toning towards edges; paper label with black text to front; moderate wear to corners; slight age toning toward edges; strong boards; text block has age toning to exterior edges; dark green endpapers; some light toning towards page edge; profusely illustrated; arts - American.
New York: Romance of American Petroleum and Gas Co., 1911. Large Octavo; G-/no-DJ; black spines with gilt text; 2 volumes: vol. 1, pp 363; vol. 2, pp 423; cloths have moderate shelf wear to exteriors; slightly worn edges; text blocks have some foxing to exterior edges; patterned endpapers; interiors show lightly tone toward edges; frontispieces; profusely illustrated; slightly cracked rear gutters; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Atlanta: Franklin P. & P. Co., 1894. 10mo; pp 238; Fair/no-DJ; burgundy spine with green text; cloth has some sunfading to spine; slight smudges to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; sturdy boards; blind stamped borders to boards; minor wear to corners; text block shows age toning to exterior edges; cracking to front gutter; two chips to title page; missing ffep; light ink to front pastedown; interior lightly toned; illustrated.
New York, NY: Wendy Lamb Books, 2012. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. sold peach DJ spine with white title from head to tail between sage accent stripes run vertical down the spine. jacket front with edgewear along the DJ panel perimeter moderate, mainly wrinkling and slight chafing to bottom board edges. light blue HB spine has stamped copper titling, matches DJ spine style, with adjacent black panels. some interior sheets show mild moisture wrinkling. 307 pp. ISBN# 9780385734912.
Winona: H.C. Cooper, Jr., & Co., 1920. First edition. Large, Thick Octavo; Black spine with gold text; Boards are half leather bound which is rubbed & scratched on spine, exterior and along edges, spine is cocked; Text block is age toned with glossy unmarked pages, title pages & overlay has tear at tail edge, also some slight foxing on on first & last few pages; pp 781. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1864. Fourth Edition. 8vo., 678pp.; VG-; spine black with gilt lettering; brown leather boards; rebound with previous boards, new spine; corners of boards covered in electrical tape, giving the illusion that it's 3/4 bound; frontispiece with tissue guard; age-toning to pages; top edge of text block gilt; shelved case 1.