Columbia, Mo: E.W. Stephens, 1896. Octavo; Leather Binding; VG-; Hardcover; yellow spine with red and black labels and gold text; Volume is ex-library; Boards have shelf wear with rubbing, bumping and stains to corners, edges and exterior; Front and rear hinges are slightly separated but pages are unaffected;Text block is minimally age-toned, book plate is posted on front paste down; end papers and paste downs are sunned to the margins; bottom and fore edges have liquid stains and rubber stamps,otherwise clean; 733p.(Vol.3).
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Columbia, Mo: E.W. Stephens, 1896. Octavo; Leather Binding; VG-; Hardcover; Yellow spine with red and black labels and gold text; Volume is ex-library; Boards have shelf wear with rubbing, bumping and stains to corners, edges and exterior; Front and rear hinges are slightly separated but pages are unaffected;Text block is minimally age-toned, book plate is posted on front paste down; rear paste down has a rubber stamp; end papers and paste downs are sunned to the margins; edges are tanned otherwise clean; 711p.(Vol.4) NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
St. Augustine, FL: The Record Company, 1909. First Edition. Octavo; G+/No jacket hardcover; Red spine with black lettering; Covers have some wear and staining on both sides, edges of boards are beginning to fray lightly, mainly at the spine and corners; Binding is sturdy, though there is some cracking at the gutters near the end papers; Text block is age toned but clean; 234 pages. Shelved in Room X.
Washington, DC: National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, 1962. Booklet [10x13]; pp 63; G-/paperback; peach spine without text; covers show sunned spine; slight shelf wear to exterior; slight crinkling to front fore edge; minor chips to spine edges; text block has slight foxing toward edges; mild dings to fore edges; slight defect to front hinge; frontispiece; illustrated;.
Spartanburg, SC: The Reprint Company, 1974. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 315; VG-/no-DJ; light green spine with gilt text; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; light rubbing to corners; slight soiling to boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges; light sticker residue to front pastedown and ffep; interior clean; illustrated.
New York: Will H. Coleman, 1885. First Edition. 10mo; Good minus condition paperback; Spine is brick colored without text; Front cover torn from spine, but present; Original red brick printed wrappers, with map included, as issued; Very rare in first state wrappers and rarer with original map; Map has been repaired and reinforced at the folds; Originally sold at New Orleans Exposition, includes blind stamp of news-stand vendor "Crescent News Co." and price stamp on front fly. 324 pages. Book is in a bag NOTE: Shelved in Allan's Office.
New York & London: Thomas Yoseloff, Publisher, 1959. new edition. Octavo; VG-/G; blue spine with white text; dust jacket is covered with mylar; dj has minor edge wear, exterior just has light rubbing; dj has price clipped front flap; cloth has slight smudges on panels which are otherwise strong & intact; text block has minor wear & pages have tight binding; previous owner's name on ffep; small tear at fore edge of p 613; deckled fore edge; pp 613.
Nürnberg: Verlegung des auxtoris Gedruckt bey Johann Ernst Adelbuler, 1731. Folio; G; bound in faded red cloth, faded titling to front cover; moderate wear, including fraying to corners, spine largely detached, remnants of cloth ties to boards; With title page, 42 pages of text in German, 14 maps of the celestial sphere, 77 terrestrial maps; all celestial and 73 terrestrial maps hand-colored contemporaneously; lacking allegorical frontispiece engraved by Casper Luyken and the portrait of Charles VI in black and white; the backs of the majority of maps with a child's drawings, majority in pencil, some crayon, circa 1880, very sparse pencil to the maps themselves; some scattered repair; title page missing the lower fore corner, does not impact text; With a fully global collection of maps, including the constellations, both the Copernican and Tychonic models of the orbits, maps of both hemispheres, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas. Maps of North America do include the names of some Native American Tribes. Interestingly, the maps are inconsistent as to whether California is an island. The title vignette is a map of the world as seen from above the north pole, includes California as an island. All maps with emblematic cartouches and ornamented with engravings.; consignment; shelved map case.
Raleigh: E.M. Uzzell & Co., 1914. Octavo; pp 399+508; VG-; dark brown spines with gilt text; full leather bindings; newly rebound; decorative borders and tooling to boards; 2 volumes; exteriors show slight scratches; lightly sunned spines; strong boards; text blocks show slight toning to exterior edges; marbled endpapers; light cracks to endpaper gutter at front, vol. 2; frontispieces with tissue guards; interiors clean; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1917. First limited edition. Octavo; pp 386; G+; light green slightly sun faded spine with red lettering; cloth shows minor wear to exterior and corners, slight soiling to boards, however boards intact; text block has darkened slight to fore edges, cracking to binding at pp 8-9, 208-9, previous owner's name and book plated to front pastedown, embossed stamp of former bookshop to title page, decked fore edges; interior clean;.
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1893. 264/1000. Octavo; pp 353; G+/no-DJ; tan spine with black text to paper label; number 269 of 1000 limited, numbered copies; large paper edition; 1/4 cloth binding shows slight wear to exterior; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; top edge gilt; deckled fore edge; interior lightly toned; frontispiece with tissue guard; slight offset to title page from frontispiece; uncut pages; illustrated.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1993. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG; black/beige spine with white text; dust jacket is covered w/ mylar plastic and shows minimal wear on exterior; clean and intact; cloth spine & paper boards are strong with clean, unmarked exterior; text block has light wear on exterior edges; text pages are crisp & unmarked; tight binding; deckled fore edge; pp 433.
Spartanburg: The Reprint Company, 2000. Octavo; Third printing; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, purple with white print; DJ has edgewear, small tears to front top edge; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has spine break at page 468, else clean and tight; xvi, 497 pages, frontispiece (color), illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Burt Franklin, 1969. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 802; VG; red spines with gilt text; no jackets; originally published in 1875; full title: The Great South: A Record of Journeys in Louisiana, Texas, The Indian Territory, Missouri, Arkansas, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland; 2 volumes: cloths have very light wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks have light tone to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Charlottesville: The University Press of Virginia, 1999. Reprinted. Large Octavo; pp 314; VG-/VG-; black spine with gilt text; dust jacket has mild wear to edges, otherwise clean; cloth clean; slightly splayed boards; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; tight binding; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
Columbia, SC: The State Printing Company, 1967. Reprinted. Large octavo; pp 222; G/G-; black and red spine with ivory text; dust jacket has noticeable rubbing to exterior; tape mends to spine edges; price clipped front flap; some sunning to exterior; cloth has slight toning to edges; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; frontispiece; illustrated with many photographs and drawings; good binding; interior clean;.
New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1905. Octavo; pp 461; G-; gray spine with gilt text; cloth has modest toning to exterior edges; mild sun darkening to spine; red, gilt and green illustration to front; slightly rubbed corners; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to fore and tail edges; top edge gilt; frontispiece with tissue guard; slight staining to exterior fore edge; light foxing to few pages; illustrations with tissue guards;.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1921. First limited edition. Octavo; pp 318; G-; light green slightly sun faded spine with dark green lettering; cloth shows minor wear to exterior and corners, slight fraying to head and tail spine edges, boards intact; text block has darkened slight to fore edges, shaken spine with cracking to binding toward front pages, few loose pages due to cracking, slight foxing toward head edges of text pages, decked fore edges; interior clean;.
New York: Hearthstone, 1982. First Edition. Octavo; G+/G Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; Off White spine with Red text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, some shelfwear, small closed tears along head edge of front cover, small closed tears along tail edge of front cover, fraying and small closed tears along spine edges, fraying and small open tears at corners of both covers; Boards strong, some edgewear, some shelfwear, rubbing to corners; Textblock has slight age toning; 128 pp; Signed by author on front endpaper.
New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1965. Quarto; pp 292; G/G-; yellow spine with black text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior; lightly sunned exterior; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight soiling to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; previous owner's bookplate to ffep; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
1965. Quarto; G; Paperback; Spine, orange without print; Cover has light edgewear, slight shelfwear; Text block front cover unglued at hinge revealing staple binding, color photograph taped inside front cover, else clean and tight; Signed by the author in ink on the title page; 85 pages, illustrated (b&w). [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.].
New York and London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1928. First Edition. 8vo., xiv, 633pp.; VG/G+; spine tan with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; bumping to corners, head and tail of spine; chipping to head and tail of spine, both also have chips missing; water drops on spine; previous owners name on ffep; frontis with tissue guard; shelved case 6.
Columbia: The R.L. Bryan Company, 1970. Large Octavo; pp 178; VG-/VG-; red spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight shelf wear to exterior; cloth has clean exterior; slightly cocked spine; mild edge wear; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Asheville, NC: Biltmore Press, 1963. Reprinted. Large octavo; pp 189; G+/G-; sunned red spine with white text; dust jacket has noticeable wear to edges; some rubbing to exterior; cloth shows mild wear to edges; exterior clean; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; previous owner's embossed stamp to ffep; previous owner's name to title page; profusely illustrated with black and white photographs; tight binding;.
Elizabethtown, KY: The Hardin County Historical Society, 1979. First Edition. Small Thick Quarto; pp 831; G/G-; beige spine with black text; dust jacket shows some minor chips to edges; slightly sun darkened exterior; cloth has light shelf wear to exterior; strong, clean boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated; inscribed by author; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Charleston, WV: Pictorial Publishing Co., Inc., 1990. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 148; G/G; pink spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows very light foxing to front; some foxing inside dj; cloth has mild shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has some foxing to exterior edges and ffep; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by author;.
Philadelphia: S. Augustus Mitchell, 1871. Folio, unpaginated; VG-; newly rebacked with brown cloth, majority of original front board cloth preserved, including gilt titling; spine with black label, gilt titling; water-damage to upper half of the volume, more pronounced on the first 5 pages, impacts mags, but does not affect coloring; With 67 hand-colored maps (plus insets) on 56 mapsheets (including 9 double-page), plus time table page, reference table, and appendices; shelved above case 3.
New-Haven: Printed by Meigs, Bowen and Dana, in Chapel-Street, . First Edition. 12mo., 214 pages; G-; bound in contemporary full calf, black label to spine with gilt lettering; moderate rubbing and wear to boards, cracking to spine, wear to hinges; ffep loose within, with early names written in ink, one dated 1787; some gatherings slightly loose; page 57 with long horizontal tear; with half-title; some slight waviness to pages, some mild cracking and wear to fore edges of pages; With engraved hand-colored double-hemisphere of the world frontispiece (The World. Agreeable to the last Discoveries in the South Seas. 6.5x10 cm) and 4 "word maps" (described by Warren Heckrotte as "cartographic diagrams") in the text (South America, Asia, Europe, and Africa). LACKING THE FOLDING MAP OF THE UNITED STATES; some tattering to edges of frontispiece, does not effect map; Extremely scarce; shelved case 3.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1972. First Edition. Thick Octavo; G+; pp 1845; gray spine with gilt text to blue panel; no jacket; National Book Award winner; cloth has slight wear to exterior; minor edge wear; strong boards; text block exterior edges show light foxing; pictorial endpapers; text pages clean; good binding; inscribed and signed letter to verso to ffep; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1972. First Edition. Large, Thick Octavo; pp 1845; G+/Fair; navy spine with blue text; dust jacket shows mild sun fading to exterior; some chips to edges; light soiling to rear; price clipped front flap; cloth has only slight wear to exterior; mild wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges, due to handling; pictorial endpapers; interior clean;.
Auburn: Derby and Miller, 1853. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 336 pages; G; bound in 3/4 red leather, pebbled dark green cloth boards, paneled spine with gilt and no titling; hinges cracked, some rubbing to binding; reinforcement to both front and rear gutters; gift inscription to second free endpaper; page 336 with significant damage, appears to have at one point been glued to something; Significantly foxed, as usual, with finger smudges and wear to pages, some fraying to scattered fore edges; With all seven wood engravings, including frontispiece portrait; true first printing of this scarce title, with no mention of "Thousand" at top of title page; lacking four-page catalogue; LB consignment; shelved case 1.
University, Alabama, 1912. Third edition. Octavo; Third edition; G+; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth, slight wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight, mild age-toning to paper; “Geological Survey of Alabama”— at head of title; 254 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Columbia, SC: The State Printing Company, 1972. Octavo; pp 364; G/G-; blue spine with yellow and white text; dust jacket has some rubbing to exterior; small, minor chips to edges; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows lightly toned exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; light foxing to endpapers; illustrated; tight binding; signed by Charlotte Kaminski Prevost;.
n.p. The Walpole Society, 1929. First Edition. Octavo; pp 323; G+/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; ex-library; cloth has light toning to exterior, some rubbing wear to spine edges, ex-library stickers to rear board; ex-library writing towards spine tail edge; minor wear to edges; text block has light toning to exterior edges; ex-library stamps and markings to rear endpaper; ex-library sticker to rear pastedown; interior clean; arts - American.
Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1984. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with black print; DJ has light edgewear, toning to spine, toning to front and rear; Boards in tan cloth with gold print on black banner, mild wear to corners and spine caps, mildly cocked spine, else clean and strong; Text block has spotting to edges, else clean and tight; 354 pages.
Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1964. Octavo; First printing; G/G; Ex-library; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, orange with white print; DJ in mylar, toning to spine, light edgewear, stain on spine where call number was removed, light shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, tattering to spine tail and bottom edge, wear to spine head and corners, mildly cocked spine, light fading to top edge; Text block has library stamp on top edge, surface tears on pastedowns, rear flyleaf has bottom corner sliced away, penciled notation on title page, penciled call number and library stamp on title page verso; viii, 442 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).