New York: New York State Agricultural Society, 1933. Octavo; VG/G+; hardcover; green with a black image and white text; dust jacket has severe closed tears and stains; boards have a minor bump to the bottom spine and a scratch in front but they are sturdy and clean; text block is deckled and frayed to the fore edges otherwise pages are clean; 462p.
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Des Plaines: Nickerson & Collins Publishing, 1976. Revised Second Edition. Small octavo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Green spine with pale yellow text: Covers are clean with general shelfwear, some fraying at head and tail of spine, binding solid, light rubbing to hinges: Textblock is clean, title page signed by the author: Revised Second Edition: 170 pp.
New York: Alfred A, Knopf, Inc., 1925. 61/1000. Small quarto; pp 211; G/no-DJ; grayish beige spine with black text to paper label; this is number 61 of 1000, signed, limited and numbered copies; buckram cloth covered boards have slightly sunned exterior; paper label with black text to front; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned, otherwise clean; illustrated; signed by author.
Jamaica, NY: Long Island Farmer Print, 1896-1902. Octavo; G/no-DJ; dark green spines with gilt text; 6 volumes: vol. 1, Libers, B & C, pp 547 (1896); vol. 2, Libers, C & D, pp 566 (1897); Vol. 3, Libers, D & E, pp 559 (1898); vol. 4, Libers, E & F, pp 559 (1900); vol. 5, Liber, F, pp 547 (1901); vol. 6, Libers, F & G, pp 576 (1902); cloths show moderate wear to exterior; light sunning to spines; minor wear to corners; text blocks show some age toning to exterior edges; light foxing to first and last few pages; interior lightly toned; patterned endpapers; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Random House, 2001. Advance Reader's Copy (ARC/ Uncorrected Galley Proofs). Octavo in wraps, VG, spine is black with copper text: minor shelfwear, minor bumping to head and tail of spine and corners of wraps, one 1" crease to bottom edge of rear wrap. There is one long, superficial scuff on back wrap: the scuff is on the lowest third of the wrap, and the shine is dulled as a result. The copper color of the rear wrap is not affected by the rubbing. Binding strong and text clean. Book is now in protective plastic bag. Shelve locked fiction case.
Boston: Samuel Walker, 1845. Second American Edition. Quartos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in contemporary polished calf, elegant gilt borders to boards, spine with gilt titling and tooling; all edges of text block gilt; marbled endpapers; mild rubbing and wear, primarily to corners; lower front hinges threatening to crack; With 41 full-page engraved plates as called for in Sabin, 39 of which are called for in the Binder's Instructions (10 in Volume 1 and 27 in Volume 2, including a map of north America), plus a frontispiece to each volume, plus 3 plates uncalled for: Tomb of Washington, Mount Vernon, Volume 2, page 452, states volume 1, page 319 - Exchange, New York, volume 2, page 392 - Custom House, Boston, volume 2 page 356; CO consignment; shelved case 1.
Boston and Cambridge, MA: Museum of Fine Arts and Harvard University Press, 1941. Quarto; pp 366; Fair/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; cloth has some spotting and soiling to boards; some sunning to boards; noticeable wear to edges; moderate sunning to spine; slightly bowed boards, as is; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; light foxing to first and last few pages; arts-collection; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Georgia USA: Historic Savannah Foundation, 1968. Reprint. Inscription by Elizabeth A. Lee, president of The Historic Savannah Foundation; Reprint; Quarto; VG/VG; Spine is mostly white with block black text; DJ has general shelf wear, edge wear, large closed tear on back that has been taped by previous owner, two small closed tears on front, design is clear; Boards have light edge wear, light rubbing to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning to pages, pen inscription of front free-end paper, binding is strong; pp 122; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
New York City: Museum of Modern Art, 1952. Quarto, 128 pages; VG-/G- condition; Light grey cloth with black text on front board and spine, thin linear stains along hinges, rubbing and foxing to spine head and foot as well as top and bottom board edges, foxing to textblock head; binding solid, foxing to endpapers, light foxing to interior edges, else clean and unmarked; light yellow DJ with black text on front and spine, 2-3" tear at front bottom with creasing, wear to edges especially top, blemishes all over including discoloration, marks, rubbing.
New York: Random House, Inc., 1970. Octavo; VG-/G; Light yellow spine with black text; Dust jacket is slightly sunned mostly on spine with some rubbing along edges with small tears head edge and minor wear at corners, otherwise intact; Cloth is slightly sunned on exterior edges, however panels are sturdy and intact; Text block shows slightly ivory toned exterior, deckled edges with tight binding; pp 239.
New York: Bonanza Books, 1955. Quarto; pp 244; G-/G-; beige spine with black and ivory text; dust jacket has age toning to exterior; some rubbing to edges; small sticker to front; cloth shows moderate sunning to exterior; mild wear to edges and corners; strong boards; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
Secausus, NJ: Chartwell Books, Inc., 1989. Small quarto; pp 127; VG-/VG-; beige spine with gray text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; some sticker residue to front; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges; profusely illustrated with may photographs and illustrations; interior clean.
Boston: The Massachusetts Historical Society, 1941. First edition. Large Octavo; G/no-DJ; Black spine with gold text; Boards are slightly sunned with moderate wear along edges and general shelf wear on planks, otherwise sturdy; Text block is slightly age toned with deckled fore edge and tightly bound to spine, state department library deaccession stamps on verso of title page, noted; pp 518. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: H. Wolff Book Manufacturing, 1948. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Green spine with tan lettering; Jacket has some wear/rubbing to the edges, spine slightly faded, previous owner's name inked on rear flap; Boards are straight; Binding is tight; Text block has some age darkening and light staining on the outer edges, but is clean in the interior; 156 pages.
New York: The Viking Press, Inc., 1959. Small Octavo; pp 312; G/G-; beige/red spine with beige and black text; dust jacket has moderate sunning to spine; slight soiling to exterior; chip to head edge; cloth shows slight shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated.
Tarrytown: Sleepy Hollow, 1977. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; Cream spine with gray/black text; DJ has front cover interior flap price clipped, slight edgewear and surface scuffing, few small faint stains across covers; Boards strong, light rubbing to corners; Textblock clean; 192pp.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1953. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 149; G/no-DJ; light tan spine with burgundy text; cloth shows slight sun darkening to spine; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Bedford, Ohio: Bedford Historical Society, 1971. Signed; Octavo; VG/VG-; Green spine with dark blue text. DJ has shelf wear, closed tears on front and rear with tape repair on verso by previous owner, rubbing on edges; Boards have light rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has light wear on edges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting, front end paper is signed by author; pp 323.
Albuquerque, NM: Hudspeth Directory Company, 1934. First Edition. Octavo: G-/no-DJ hardcover: Brown spine with black text: Boards are strong with rubbing, some dark smudges, general shelfwear with fraying to corners, and head and tail of spine, spine cocked but binding unshaken, library sticker on front pastedown, stamp on front and back pastedown: Textblock exterior has text from publisher on all sides, embossed bookplate on title page, two stamps and small notation on index page, slight breaking of back pastedown from textblock, age toned else clean: 624 pp.
Columbus: Press of F.J. Heer, 1901. Octavo; pp 151; G-/no-DJ; light red spine with gilt text; cloth shows moderately sunned exterior; light soiling to edges; minor wear to edges; text block shows slightly age toned exterior edges; interior has slight toning; frontispiece loosed from binding, but still present; illustrations and maps.
Washington: Beverley Tucker, Printer, 1857. First Edition. 4to., 134p., 85pp., 102pp., 114pp., iv, 64pp,; VG; dark brown blind-embossed boards, faded letters to spine; signs of repair to binding, with spine being rebacked, chipping to spine where rebacking is visible; some shelfwear and rubbing, particularly to corners; bump to middle of upper and lower edges of rear board; title page is misspelled, with the 'he' of 'the' missing; pages 51-54 of the botanical report slightly loose; 13 plates/2 woodcuts [lacking maps], 5 plates [complete], 16 plates [complete], plate XXIIa/b, XXVa/b, XLa, XLVI, LXII, LXVI, LXVIII, LXX, LXXIV, XXVI, XXXIV, I?, III, XXIX [complete]; Signature of former president Millard Filmore on front pastedown, with date of Oct. 25, 1859. Filmore (January 7, 1800 – March 8, 1874) was the 13th President of the United States (1850–53). Fillmore and his cabinet rode the first train from New York City to the shores of Lake Erie, and was a big proponent of a transcontinental railroad, urging Congress to authorize the federal funding for one.; This is the California/Oregon volume, with the report by Lieutenant Henry Abbot on the expedition, under the command of Lieutenant R.S. Williamson. They were attempting to find routes from the Sacramento Valley to the Columbia River. The first section described the routes and terrain, followed by sections on the geology, the botany, and the zoological report which included fishes, birds and mammals of the region.; JC consignment; shelved case 1.
Plattsburgh, New York: Clinton County American Revolution Bicentennial Commission, 1978. Reprint Edition. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; spine green with black bands and gilt lettering and decorations; boards strong, clean, some white speckling on spine and minor on back cover, minimal edgewear; textblock has minimal wear, fairly heavy foxing on edges, some foxing on pastedowns and free end papers, minor foxing on half and full title pages (not on title page from original publications which is also included), no writing or marks, free of highlighting/underlining, contains many b/w drawings of landscapes and portraits. pp. 556. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.
New York: Lovell, Coryell & Company, n.d. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; light brown 3/4 bound calfskin with gilt text to spine; gilt rules and brown panels to spines; light brown marbled boards; 8 volumes; slight scratches to exteriors; cloths show lightly rubbed corners; text blocks have top edges gilt; light toning to fore and tail edges; interiors lightly toned; marbled endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep and verso of ffep; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Decatur, IL: Friends of the Decatur Public Library, 1997. Oblong, small Quarto: VG/no-DJ paperback: White spine with black text: Covers are clean with mild general shelfwear, some light age toning, very slight fraying at corners: Textblock is clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears: 127 pp.
Bountiful, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems, Inc., 1978. First Printing. Small Quarto; pp 746; G/no-DJ; yellow spine with gilt text; cloth has slight soiling to exterior, mostly to spine; light sunning to exterior, some rubbing to edges; text block shows slight soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Oxford: Phaidon Press Limited, 1985. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 192; G/G-; peach spine with black text; full title: The Good and Simple Life: Artist Colonies in Europe and America; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; sticker residue to front, with small hole; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; light foxing to firs few pages; some foxing to pp 192 and facing endpaper; profusely illustrated; interior clean; arts - History.
Natrona Heights, PA: Amusement Park Journal, 1984. Booklet [8x10]; pp 38; G-/paperback; covers have slight sunning to exterior; light smudges to exterior; pictorial exterior with red text to front; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated with black and white photographs.
New York: American Heritage Publishing Co., Inc., 1968. Large Quarto; pp 352; G-/Fair; black spine with ivory text; dust jacket has several chips to edges; price clipped front flap; light soiling to exterior; cloth has faint spotting to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Erie: John G. Carney, Publisher, 1958. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/Hardcover; Burgundy spine with faded gold text; Heavy age wear to covers, fading along surfaces and spine, sides and edges, light fraying at corners; Binding slightly cocked otherwise in-tact, age toning and staining along paste-downs,free end pages, inside pages and within joints, [INSCRIBED AND DEDICATED BY AUTHOR/PUBLISHER] to front free end page; Age toning to text block exterior which extends to page edges, text block clean; 317 pp.
Washington DC: National Trust for Historic Preservation, 1974. Reprint. Inscribed; Reprint; Quarto; VG/no-DJ (paperback); Spine is dark purple with white text, spine has some creasing; Boards have edge wear, light rubbing to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, content is clear, binding is strong, some slight age-toning, Inscribed by author on front free end paper; 207; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
New York: Johnson and Ward, 1862. Folio, 99 pages, 64 lithographed maps; G; bound in original publisher's three-quarters calf with embossed green cloth covers, titling in gilt on front cover and spine, marbled endpapers; front gutter partially open; most maps with light foxing; hand-colored plates; shelved above case 3.
Albuquerque: Gilded Age Press, 1983. 10mo; pp 90; VG-/paperback; red spine with black text; limited to 1000 copies, this is number 56; covers have slight wear to exterior; light sunning to spine; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; illustrated with drawings and black and white photographs; frontispiece; interior clean; signed by authors.
Arlington, VA: Johnston Bicentennial Foudation, 1987. Octavo; VG/VG: Red spine with white text. DJ has tiny closed tear on rear; Boards have light rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has a personal inscription by author on front end paper, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 165.
New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1914. Large Octavo; pp ; Fair/no-DJ; red 3/4 bound leather spine with gilt text; odd volume; raised bands to spine; exterior shows noticeable soiling to exterior; some rubbing wear to edges; minor chips to spine head and foot; sturdy boards; text block has top edge gilt; slight age toning to fore and tail exterior edges; marbled endpapers; interior shows light toning; frontispiece with tissue guard; many illustrations with tissue guards; some offset to tissue;.
New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1910. Large Octavo; pp 710; G-/no-DJ; red 3/4 bound leather spine with gilt text; odd volume; raised bands to spine; exterior shows noticeable wear to exterior; some rubbing wear to edges; sturdy boards; text block has top edge gilt; slight age toning to fore and tail exterior edges; marbled endpapers; interior shows light toning; frontispiece with tissue guard; many illustrations with tissue guards;.
New York: American Park Network, 2006. First Edition. Inscribed by author on title page. Oblong Quarto; VG/VG-; White/blue/brown spine with white text; DJ has 0.5" and 1" closed tears on upper front cover, slight surface scuffing and scratches on rear cover; Boards strong, minor rubbing to corners; Textblock clean; 135pp.
Palo Alto, CA: Pacific Books, Publishers, 1975. Octavo; pp 176; VG/G; blue spine with black and white text; dust jacket has some chipping to edges; moderate wear to exterior; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; green pictorial endpapers; illustrated.
Seattle, Washington: Superior Publishing Company, 1965. First Edition. Qto. VG/VG-. vibrant orange DJ spine with black letters for titling between chipping away tip and lightly abraded aside the right DJ spine column. some chips, small closed cuts and edgewear at the ends, edges and DJ extremities. enlarged black titling on the deep orange bands around the pictorial graphic front. scuffing and discoloration to the b/w jacket rear. light green clothbound HB with imprinted black type, between lightly abraded ends, foxed ivory/brown map illustrated fep/ffep. densely illustrated textblock, a clean pictorial history with extensive detail. no writing to the textblock interior.192 pp.