New York: Sheldon and Company, 1869. octavo in cloth. VG-. Shelf and edge wear to boards. Fraying to cloth on ends of spine and on corners of boards. Corners bumped. Small open and closed tears to edges and corners of various pages (text not affected). Pages are age toned. 186pp. Shelve in locked case 1. Spine is maroon cloth with gold text.
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Philadelphia: C. P. Wayne, 1805-1807. First Edition, Second Issue. Octavos, 5 volumes; VG; newly bound in marbled calf, paneled spines with gilt; marbled endpapers; scattered light penciling throughout; frontispiece of volume 1 offsetting to title page; lacking atlas volume; Second Issue, with 1805 to volumes 1-4, 1807 to volume 5; shelved above Civil War.
Philadelphia: James Crissy, 1832. Second Edition. Octavos, 3 volumes; VG; volumes 1 and 2 bound in contemporary speckled polished calf, paneled spines with two black labels and gilt titling, all edges marbled, marbled endpapers, atlas bound in 3/4 brown cloth, blue paper boards with paper label to front board; Engraved frontispiece portrait of Washington in volume one, offsetting onto title page as usual; Atlas with engraved vignette title and 10 double-page maps hand-colored in outline; sfep has the ownership marks of Kenneth Masterson as well as Frederick F. Cornell in each volume dated 1848 in New York. Cornell was pastor of Pluckemin Presbyterian Church, a classics scholar, missionary and instructor.; shelved case 1.
Philadelphia: James Crissy, 1834. Second Edition, Early Issue. Thick octavo, 460, 42, viii, 448, 32, v, 10 maps; VG; bound in contemporary full brown leather, flat compartmentalized spine, gilt lettering and rules; gilt roll to board edges; repair to front hinge; bumping to corners, mild shelfwear; interior clean; some gatherings have more bleeding than others, causing a variance of color in the text block; Atlas with engraved vignette title, all 10 folding maps present and in excellent condition; lacking engraved frontispiece portrait of Washington in volume one, tissue-guard present; JG consignment; shelved case 1.
n. p. Weider History Group, Inc., 2011. Facsimile Reprint. Octavo; pp 272; VG+/no-DJ; 1/4 bound dark brown leatherette spine with gilt text and decorations to spine; this volume only; full title: The Life of George Washington, Commander in Chief of the American Forces, During the War Which Established the Independence of His Country, and First President of the United States; blue cloth panels shows minor wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; blue marbled endpapers; frontispiece.
Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1989. Octavo; pp 473; G+/no-DJ; teal blue spine with gilt text; cloth has slight wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; light foxing to exterior boards; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; light foxing to first and last few pages; interior otherwise clean.
Philadelphia: Printed for M. Carey, 1911. Eleventh Edition. 12mo., 227pp.; G+; bound in brown leather, red label; spine and boards moderately scratched and cracked, bumped; writing in ink on endpapers; frontispiece gas minor water damage to corner, the part touching the frontispiece itself is white space; title page missing bottom inch below the publishers information, including part of publishers information; lacking map; age marks throughout;boards beginning to loosen; stated eleventh edition; shelved case 1.
Chapel Hill, NC: Omohundro Institute of Early American History & The University of North Carolina Press, 2011. Octavos: VG-/Paperbacks: 3 Volume set: White and pale blue on spine with black text: UNC Press Enduring Editions: All volumes have general shelfwear,volume 3 has barcode sticker on back, volume 1 has slight curling/fraying to corners, bindings are solid: Textblock exteriors have some age toning with light soiling, pages also have mild age toning but else are clean and unmarked: Vol 1 ISBN- 978-0-8078-9768-3; Vol 2 ISBN- 978-0-8078-9908-3; Vol 3 ISBN- 978-0-8078-9909-0: 1312 pp.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1928. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 313; Fair/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; cloth shows some moderate sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; damp staining toward tail edges; chips to spine head edge; strong boards; text block shows age toning to exterior edges; noticeable foxing to endpaper toward edges; few chips to fore edge of rear endpaper; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; some staining to front gutter at front endpapers; frontispiece; illustrated.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1961. First Edition. Octavo, 318 pages; VG/VG-; spine black with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$6.75'; closed tear to lower fore corner of front cover, causing crinkling, chipping to head and tail of spine, corners; review copy, with review slip; top edge of text block blue, with small drop stains; scarce in hardcover; shelved international relations.
New York, London, Toronto, Sydney and Auckland: Doubleday, 2008. First. First edition, sixth printing; octavo; VG/VG-; black spine with barbed wire across middle and tail, white and gold text; dustjacket has minimal edgewear, light scuffing and scratching to covers, "Signed by the Author" sticker from previous bookseller on front cover; boards are strong and clean; textblock is clean, title page signed by author; 392pp.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1952. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, yellow with brown print; DJ has tears at spine ends and along bottom edge, fading to spine, shelfwear; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners, bottom edge, and spine caps, bumps to rear bottom edge, mild shelfwear; Text block has bumps to bottom edge, owner embossed stamp on half-title page, else clean and tight; 462 pages, frontispiece, illustrated.
Oklahoma City: Modern Publishers, 1956. Octavo; VG-/G-; White spine with black text; DJ has moderate edgewear, strong spotted staining around upper spine/edges, few tears up to 1" with multiple tape pieces around corners; Boards strong, minor visible rubbing to corners; Textblock shows light ink/stamp on first few pages, foxing along exterior edges, otherwise clean; 179pp.
Plantersvill: Small-Arms Technical Publishing Company, 1935. Octavo; VG-/G-; light red spine with white text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar; head & tail edges of dj have fraying w/ some small tears; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; rubbed head & tail edges; exterior is quite clean with strong, intact panels; text block has darkened due to age; binding is tight & intact; pages are clean; inscription to previous owner by The National Rifle Association of America on ffep; pp 398.
Atlanta, GA: National Publishing Company, 1870. First Edition. Octavo, 732 pages; G-; quarter bound in brown leather, paneled spine has gilt lettering and tooling; binding has heavy wear along the top and bottom edges, has bumping and minor fraying on the fore edge corners, both boards have heavy rubbing, with moderate cracking on the front cover, has cracking and creasing along the sides of the spine; pages have heavy age toning, have minor detachment in the first several pages, have dust build up and blotching along the edges of the text block, has regular creasing and dog-earing; contains 3 fold out maps and 10 full page maps; marbled endpapers; shelved case 1.
New York: Doubleday, 1969. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/No Jacket; 323 pages; Black spine with gilt lettering; INSCRIBED "For Ethel, From Gene" to Ethel Kennedy. Some fading along the spine; general edge wear and some light bumping on the corners; Pages are age toned, as is typical; Interior clean and free of markings. Shelved in case 5.
Haverhill: Arya Varta Publishing Company, 1964. 12mo; Originally published 1924, reprinted 1964; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with silver print; Boards in black cloth with silver print, slightly cocked spine, slight wear to corners and spine caps; Text block clean and tight; 255 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York: The Bond Wheelwright Company, 1950. Octavo; pp 245; G/G; grayish beige spine with dark blue text; mylar wraps; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior; minor chipping to edges; price spine and edges; illustrated paper label to front; blue and gilt text to spine; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; frontispiece; illustrated; several maps; deckled edges; some toning to exterior edges; previous owner's embossed stamp to title page; good binding.
Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1966. Octavo; pp 607; VG/G; sunned ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; light smudges to rear; priced clipped front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has very slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by author.
Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1968. First Edition, Second Printing. Octavo; pp 309; VG/G-; ivory spine with tan text; dust jacket has some soiling to rear; lightly sunned spine; modest wear to edges; mildly rubbed head and tail edges; lightly sun faded exterior; slight scratches to rear; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has only slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
Amherst, MA: The University of Massachusetts press, 1975. US Printing. smaller 8vo. VG/VG-. medium gray DJ spine with bright blue titling. aligned above tiny ivory full author and publisher. edgewear is light but continuous along the DJ edges. clipped front inner flap. under clear protective cover. bright neon blue clothbound HB, silver stamped titles. solid dark blue lines fep/ffep. light ivory sheets, no writing. outer edges clear. 291 pp. ISBN# 0870231758.
Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2005. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue, illustration, white print; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards in red cloth with gold print, slight bumps to spine caps but clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the authors on the title page; x, 452 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Boston: Patrick Donahoe, 1852. (second). 8vo in cloth. VG-. Top 1/3 of ffep torn away. Foxing throughout, small stains or smudges on some pages. Hinges cracked, mesh visible. Edgewear, shelfwear, rubbing, wear to top and bottom of spine and at corners. Spine cocked. Spine is green with gilt text and embossed decoration. Shelve in cases. 240pp.
Cambridge, MA and London: Harvard University Press, 2010. Octavo; pp 219; G/G-; green pictorial spine with white text; full title: Confederate Reckoning: Power and Politics in the Civil War South; dust jacket has some soiling to exterior; some chips to corners; light sticker residue to front; cloth shows light sunfading to exterior; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated; light ink to margins at pp 284-285, 324.
York, Pennsylvania: Canal Press Incorporated, November 1975. First Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. sunned spine appears turquoise, with black titling from head to foot. adjacent panels are bright green with illustrations in b/w, jacket front has enlarged titles. edgewear is moderate to spines sides, edges and all extremities. dark green clothbound HB, gilt-stamped spine and boards. decorative endpapers illustrated in black on ivory. densely packed with photos and text detail. a touch of foxing just to the slim outer edges. 128 pp.
[Washington, D.C.?]: [Publisher Not Identified], . First Edition. Thin Octavo, 16 pages; G; 3/4 bound in brown calf, marbled boards and endpapers; some rubbing to binding; lacking title page and map; ex-Columbia Historical Society library, with their stamps to interior and sticker to front board, bookplate to front pastedown; first page with some period writing; extremely scarce in any condition; HSDC consignment; shelved case 9 3/4.
Edinburgh: John Grant, 1934. New Edition. 8vos., 2 volumes; VG; bound in dark blue cloth, spines have gilt lettering; mild bumping to lower corners; embossed illustration on front cover featuring two Native American riders; mild wear to heads and tails of spines; slight age-toning to pages; some foxing to endpapers; Volume 2 has 50 plates. Volume 3 has 23 plates and 2 maps, color plates with tissue paper guards; shelved case 1.
New York: Harper & Row, 1968. First Edition. Octavo, 176 pages, VG-/VG-; white dj, red/blue/black lettering: red lettering to spine faded pink yet legible, closed tearing to head; overall mild wear to covers, scattered light staining/minor foxing to covers (text to back cover affected yet clear and legible); front flap price clipped; dj covered by mylar; navy blue cloth boards, bright gold lettering to spine: mild fading to margins of boards, lettering unaffected; light age-toning to margins and gutters of endpapers (inscription unaffected), interior clean; INSCRIBED by McNamara to Frederic Berlinger on ffep, inscription reads: "From an great admirer of his daughter and son-in-law with best wishes"; shelved Window or International Relations.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2018. Limited Edition, 1/250. Octavo, Fine; bound in fine tan genuine leather with bright gilt spine title and gilt motif on covers, housed in matching cloth slipcase, gilt motif to one side of slipcase; sealed in publisher's shrink-wrap; gilt text blocks; silk endpapers; satin ribbon; SIGNED on limitation page by President George Bush and author Jon Meacham; JH consignment; shelved Signed Easton Collection.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1897. Octavo; pp 490+496; Poor/no-DJ; burgundy spines with gilt text; 2 volumes; cloths have severe wear to exterior; chipping to spine edges of vol. 1; 3/4 leather binding to vol. 1 with noticeable wear to spine; some fraying to fore edges of vol. 1; severe rubbing to spine of vol. 2; minor chips to spine edges of vol. 2; scratches to boards; condition of volumes noted, as is; moderating sunning to spines; very rubbed edges; bumped corners; text blocks show age toning to exterior edges; marbling to exterior edges of vol. 1; vol. 1 has peeling tear to front pastedown; light pencil to front endpapers; some tape mends to front gutters; dampstaining to fore edges; ex-library to with markings to copyright pages; cracking to gutters of vol. 1; frontispiece; some foxing to first and last few pages; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1962. First Edition. 8vo., 158 pp., VG/VG; green DJ with black lettering; mild wear to DJ: mild rubbing to spine (lettering clear and legible), slight superficial material loss to head, tail, and hinges of spine; mild age-toning to covers mostly to back cover (lettering clear and legible), some small closed tears to edges; price uncut "$4.95" to front flap, crossed out in pencil, white sticker to the left with a revised price of "$1.00," DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, green lettering to gray cloth spine, blue paper boards; mild wear to boards: fading to edges; faded green top, age-toning/mild wear to text-block; frontispiece, black-and-white glossy photograph of Meir; pub. 1962, no mention of further printings; shelved Case 5.
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;.
Glasgow: John Bryce and David Paterson, 1759. Second Edition. Octavo, xxii, 482 pages; G; in contemporary full calf, faded lettering to spine; moderate rubbing and wear to boards, chipping to head and tail of spine; Lacking title page and ffep; names written to front pastedown, first page, rear pastedown; shelved case 1.
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.
San Francisco: North Point Press, 1982. Octavo; VG/VG; Green spine with illustration of a city, red text. DJ has general shelf wear, price clipping to front flap, no tears; Boards have bumping to corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has personal inscription by previous owner on front free end paper, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 246.
New York: The Werner Company, 1896. First Edition, First State. 4to in brown boards, gold, silver, and black decorations on the front cover, gold text on spine. VG. Frontispiece portrait is "General" rather than "Major General" signifying the first state. Front hinge is very weak. General rubbing to the board edges and covers. Profusely illustrated. 590 pgs. Shelve on aisle 4 endcap.
Chicago: Patriot Publishing Company, 1910. Quarto. VG-/no DJ - hardback. Brown and gold spine with gold text/title; book has musty odor; boards are strong and have some parts of the illustration that are missing or with moisture exposure staining; some scattered smaller lighter stains on the boards; blue streak on the front pastedown; pen writing on the front free end page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 164.