New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1965. First Edition. Hardcover Medium Octavo; VG/VG; Black Spine with Blue and Red Text; DJ is lightly age toned with mild general shelf ware. Mild rubbing on corners and front and back covers; Text block lightly age toned. Underlining on pages 4, 6, 7, 8, and 9. Otherwise fine. Ex-Libris plate on front paste down; pp 338.
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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1950. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Blue and tan spine with brown and blue text/title; dustjacket is age-toned but mostly clean with mild edgewear (some chipped edges); dj has protective mylar covering; white sticker on the inside flap of the front dj; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 521.
Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, 2002. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black print; DJ clean and bright; Boards in tan paper and white cloth, mild smudge on top of spine; Textblock has spotting on top edge, otherwise clean and tight; author inscription in ink on title page; “An ADST-DACOR Diplomats and Diplomacy Book”; xix, 247 pages, illustrated.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1987. second printing. Octavo; VG/VG-; Off-white spine with blue text; Inscribed on title page; Dust jacket is slightly age toned with sunned spine, sticker residue on front, sticker on back and slightly rubbed exterior; Boards have slightly bumped corners, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock has deckled fore edge and is clean; pp 373.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 1165 pages; VG-/VG-; spine white with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; dust jacket has some chipping and general shelfwear; small bumping to corners; paper-clip marks to first two endpages; shelved case 13.
Vermilion, Ohio: Great Lakes Historical Society, 2002. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, viii, 229 pages; VG-/VG; spine blue with black lettering; dust jacket protected in mylar covering, price uncut; interior has red underlining beneath all 32 passenger vessel ship names in the Ship Histories section; shelved Nautical.
New York: Thames & Hudson, Inc., 2004. First U.S. Hardcover Edition. Octavo; pp 224; G+/G; brownish green spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows moderate wear to exterior; slight toning to flap edges; minor wear to edges; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; slightly cocked spine; interior clean; illustrated.
Bowie: Heritage Books, 1983. Facsimile Edition. Octavo; Facsimile Edition with a new name index; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, slight spotting, bump to spine head and to front right edge, mild wear to bottom edge; Textblock is clean but for pencil notation on front endpapers; Originally published: Boston, 1840; 456 pages.
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.
Washington: 1824. One partially-printed page, 16" x 9.75", dated in Washington, March 10, 1824, granting "John Armour of Parke County, Indiana . . . the North West Section of the South East quarter of Section Nine, in township Eighteen North of Range Nine West by the District of Terre Haute and State of Indiana, Containing Thirty Nine Acres" Folds; light toning along the edges; With blind-embossed paper seal in lower left corner. Most handwriting has faded, though all is still legible. Monroe's signature is bold and not faded.
New York, NY: Washington Square Press, 1967. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. DJ spine is powder blue sunned to light gray, with centered ivory titling between decorative flourishes with tail segment, black publisher on red; full strip framed by thin black border. abrading concentrated to spine ends and panel outer corners. HB is a medium blue cloth with centered stamped gold title segments separated by thin white vertical striped segments. water exposure damage marks and scuffing to ends and mainly close to outer corners. clear textblock with 8 portraits, including frontispiece and 10 broadsides. 605 pp.
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;.
Whitehorse, Yukon: PR Distributing, 2013. Octavo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Red spine with white text: Covers are clean with minimal shelfwear, some slight curling at corners: Textblock is clean and bright, pages free of markings, folds or tears, some black and white photographs of the subject matter: Copyright page states "First Canadian edition 1999, tenth printing 2013": 351 pp.
Rindge, NH: Richard R. Smith Publisher, Inc., 1954. Octavo; pp 1386; G/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text; 2 volumes: Book One: Narrative; Book Two: Genealogies; cloths has slight wear to exteriors; light sunning to spines; rubbed corners; strong boards; text blocks show slight toning to exterior edges; interiors clean; slight musty odor; frontispieces; profusely illustrated; light pencil;.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1969. Octavo; First Printing; G+/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, blue and red with blue and red print; DJ in mylar, mild edgewear, mild spotting, creasing to rear top edge; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to outside corners and spine caps, spotting; Textblock has yellow-tinted top edge, spotting to all edges, clean interior; xxii, 561 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated.
London: Oxford University Press, 1969. Octavo; VG-; Hardcovers; Black spines with red labels and gold texts; The 2 volumes are in uniform condition; Boards have moderate rubbing to the spines, front and rear exteriors; Both volumes have bumping to the corners and vol. 1 has minor dotted white stains to the top corner but boards are sturdy; Edges of the two volumes have marks otherwise text block is clean; 923p. (Vol.1); 910p. (Vol.2) Oversized book.Additional shipping and handling needed for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping may not be available. Contact seller for details.
New York: The American Past/Book-of-the-Month Club, Inc., 1992. Octavo; pp 682; VG-/VG-; blue spine with black text; navy blue slipcase has slight wear to exterior; intact panels; dust jacket has lightly sunned spine; otherwise clean; mylar wrap; cloth shows light sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows mild tone to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; illustrated; frontispiece; interior clean; ribbon marker;.
New York: Random House, 2001. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG-/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white and gold print, illustrated; DJ is clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with black cloth to spine and black paper to boards, clean and strong; Text block has stray ink mark to bottom edge, else clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the title page; x, 772 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1966. Octavo; pp 316; G/G-; blue spine with black and white text; dust jacket has few chips to edges; some rubbing wear to exterior and vertical edges; cloth has moderate, general wear to exterior; some soiling to spine; slightly splayed boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated;.
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.
Boston: Crocker and Brewster, 1826. Fifth Edition. 8vo., 481pp.; G+; spine blue cloth with red label and gilt lettering; rebound spine; boards brown, some shelfwear; new endpapers; folding map affixed to title page, VG condition, one small rip; errata slip tipped in rear; moderate foxing throughout; shelved case 1.
Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall Inc, 1968. Octavo. VG/G+ DJ. Cream spine with circular illustration of Roosevelt and Willkie and with brown, blue, and black text; Minor creases along the edges of dustjacket and several tears by the dj edges no larger than 0.5 inches across; boards are strong; front pastedown has bookplate from James Goode, notable DC historian; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 210.
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.
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;.
Washington: Air Force History and Museums Program, United States Air Force, 1997. Octavo; VG+/no-DJ; Light gray spine with black text; Volumes are encased in dark blue slipcase; slipcase shows slight wear with undamaged & intact panels; v. 1, 1907-1950 & v. 2, 1950-1997; Cloths are covered with customized jackets which have an overlay of mylar; cloths are quite clean w/o defect; panels are stable, clean & intact; text blocks have very minimal wear due to handling; pages are clean, crisp with tight bindings; pp 513+659. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Norman: Red River Books, University of Oklahoma Press, 2002. Octavo; Originally published as two volumes in 1952 by the St. Louis Historical Documents Foundation; VG-; Paperback; Spine, brown with brown print on white banner; Cover is clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; xxv, 854 pages, illustrated (b&w), folded maps in pocket attached inside rear cover.
London: J. Buckland, 1754. Second Edition. Quartos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in contemporary brown leather, rebacked with new spines, paneled spines with red labels and gilt lettering; boards have some rubbing and wear; occasional marginalia throughout; volume 1 lacking the first 6 pages of the preface; title page and page vii of volume 1 ragged on all edges; title page through page x of volume 2 ragged on all edges; names written on title page of volume 2; shelved case 1.
New York: Doubleday, 1990. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, brown and tan with brown print; DJ in mylar, mild edgewear but clean and bright; Boards in red cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by author Neely on bookplate affixed to half-title page; xiv, 172 pages, illustrated, including illustrated family tree on endpapers.
Paterson, NJ: The Press Printing and Publishing Co., 1900. Octavo; pp 678; G-/no-DJ; dark brown spine with gilt text; cloth has noticeable sunning to spine; some soiling to exterior; sturdy boards; text block shows slight pencil to front pastedown; age toning to exterior edges; interior has slight dampstaining to head edges; light underlining; frontispiece; cracking to gutter at pp 368-369; slight cracking to rear gutter.
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;.
Norwalk: Easton Press, 1932. Ex-Library Octavo; VG-Hardcover bound in genuine leather; Olive green double raised band spine with gold text; Light shelf wear to covers, minor rubbing on surfaces, raised bands; Binding slightly cocked, Ex Library marking on front paste down, collector's note insert; Gilded text block exterior, text block clean; 443 pp.
1907. Octavo; Poor +/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, torn away; Boards held in place by binding cloth and tape, boards covered in comic book paper and labeled in ink by previous owner, worn edges and corners, without spine; Text block has penciled notations on front and rear flyleaves, large spine break at page 12, intermittent spine breaks, one folded map separated from binding; 36 pages + 24 b&w plates (some folded).
Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1978. First Edition. Octavo; pp 196; VG/G; ivory spine with green and black text; dust jacket shows light sunning to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has light shelf wear to exterior; lightly sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated.
New York: Doubleday, 1962. First Edition. Quarto; VG/VG-; White spine with aqua and black lettering; 460 pages; SIGNED by Nixon [not a bookplate]Jacket has some wear on all sides, uncut; Small tear to the lower front edge and some creasing; light wear to board edges; Binding lightly shaken, interior clean; BL consignment; Case 5 or window.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1962. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 460 pages; G/G; spine white with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$5.95'; dust jacket has some chipping, creases, closed tears; some tape to dust jacket and both front and rear gutters; name and address on ffep; mild scattered pencil; Signed flat on free blank by Richard Nixon; SG consignment; shelved case 5.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1992. First Edition, Second Printing. Octavo, 322 pages; VG/VG; spine is white with blue text; dust jacket protected by a mylar covering, price uncut '$25.00', mild rubbing and wear, slight stains to front cover; SIGNED by former U.S. President, Richard Nixon, on bookplate from the Richard Nixon Library attached to the ffep; ; shelved case 5.
New York: Doubleday & Company, 1962. First Edition. Octavo, 460 pages; VG/G; spine white with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$5.95'; dust jacket has some chipping, creases, closed tears, one small chip missing from the lower front of jacket; Book has some wear, light bumping to the boards, slight toning to the pages; Book is INSCRIBED by Nixon of the ffep: "To Ambassador Robert Woods Bliss, with best wishes, Dick Nixon." Bookplate from the library of Robert Woods Bliss on front paste down Shelved case 5.
Salem, MA: The Essex Institute, 1934. Octavo hardcover in blue buckram boards, protected by removable mylar cover. [Spine has blue background and gilt text]. VG condition hardcover: minor shelfwear, light bumping to head and tail of spine, light age-toning to edges of text block and interior. Includes many black and white photographs/ilustrations, all clean. Binding strong and text clean.
Harrisburg, PA: The Military Service Publishing Company, 1952. First. Octavo; VG-/VG- with mylar cover. Spine is red with light blue photo and black text. DJ has minor shelf wear with small nick on top left of front and pen stroke through price on inside front cover; Boards strong but with some shaking; edges and text have moderate aging but otherwise good; text block is free from markings; pp. 230 Early history of the "strategic diplomacy" practiced among the Allies in preparation and conduct of D-Day, June 6, 1944.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1967. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black and gold with white print; DJ has small tears at spine ends, small tear to front bottom edge, mild shelfwear; Boards in red cloth with gold print, slight wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has ink underlining on page 40, else clean and tight; 127 pages.
Los Angeles: Historical Society of Southern California, 2004. Octavo; pp 264; VG/VG; beige spine with brown text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; cloth is clean, strong boards, slight rubbing to edges; text block has slight soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; Spanish and English text.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1927. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mild warping, toning to spine, slight wear to spine caps, slight blemishes on rear; Text block has slight spotting to top edge, intermittent spine breaks; vi, 305 pages, frontispiece (color), illustrated (b&w plates).
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1894. Octavo; pp 329; G-; red spine with white text; no jacket; cloth has some spotting to exterior; otherwise slight soiling, due to handling to panels; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block has age toning to exterior edges; ex-library markings to ffep; broken rear hinge; mild defect to gutter at pp 112-113; 128-129; illustrated;.