New York and London: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1938. First edition. Octavo; pp 256; VG-/VG-; green spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, sunning to exterior; cloth has light sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges, deckled fore edges; interior clean;.
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New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2016. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 463; VG/VG; light blue/gray/brown pictorial spine with red text; dust jacket has minimal wear to exterior; exterior clean; previous bookshop's sticker to front; cloth clean; strong boards; text block clean; illustrated; signed by author;.
Stonington: The Pequot Press, Inc., 1967. Octavo; VG/VG-; Tan spine with red text; Dustjacket has minor wear at spine head, a little rubbing, and a few small spots, front flap clipped; Boards straight and strong with minor edge and corner wear, color faded at edges, binding strong; Textblock lightly age toned, title page has a few notes in black ink in upper right; 112 pp.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1968. First Edition. Previous owners gift inscription on front end paper. Octavo; VG-/G; Green/black spine with white text; DJ with mylar exterior, moderate discoloration and edgewear, multiple 1" open tears on spine/edges; Boards strong, spotted discoloration across spine and boards; Textblock shows strong stained line through exterior head, lighter to fore edge; Binding strong; 368pp.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1976. First Edition. Quarto, 309 pages; VG-/G; Spine is white with black lettering; dust jacket has price uncut, '$35.00', has minor crinkling and wear along the top and bottom edges, with a small open tear on the upper front fore edge corner, has dust build up on the upper back flap, has minimal rubbing and discoloration on both covers; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges, has minor dust build up along the top and bottom edges, boards have minor warping; pages clear; shelved front table.
New York: Ohio Society of New York, 1893. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; Stitched binding; VG; 24 pages; Book has been SIGNED by William McKinley, then the governor of Ohio in pencil on first page; Book has some wear, slight chipping on the edges and corners, now protected by mylar cover; Interior is clean; Signature bright and legible; Shelved in folder in case 0.
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1972. Octavo: VG-/G+: White spines with blue and black text: Two Volume set: DJs are scuffed with some darkening due to age and light stains, very small tears around head and tail, one inch tear on bottom of Volume II front, Volume I has original price sticker on back bottom right corner: Boards are strong and mostly clean with some light fading due to shelfwear, mostly concentrated at head and tail: Textblock has darkened with age, some dust staining, pages free of markngs, tears, folds: 1083 total page count.
Washington, D.C. The Society of Mayflower Descendants in the District of Columbia, 1970. Octavo; pp 748; Good; 1/4 bound cream white/red spine with gilt text; In Commemoration of the 350th Anniversary of the Landing of the Pilgrims at Plymouth in 1620; no jacket; boards have light soiling to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges, due to handling; tight binding; illustrated;.
Kent: The Kent State University Press, 1981. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with orange print; DJ has small tears across top edge and at bottom of spine, toning to spine, smudging, shelfwear; Boards in tan cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine tail, else clean and strong; Text block has small stain on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xv, 180 pages.
Pottstown, PA: Michael Osiol, n.d. Large Octavo; G-/paperback; white spines without text; 2 volumes: vol. 1, Book 1, 1878-1899, pp 90; vol. 2, Book 2, 1900-1909, pp 107; covers show some soiling smudges to exteriors; intact panels; text blocks have minimal wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1967. First Edition. Octavo, 246 pages; VG/VG; spine is black with white and red lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut "$5.95", has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, with chipping at the top of the spine, and creasing on the fore edge corners; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; pages clear; shelved case 5.
Virginia: 1907 Fraternities, 1907. First Edition. Octavo; G/ Hard cover; Spine is blue with orange text; Moderate shelf wear along boards exterior, marks, spots and wear to cover; Light spotting on inside cover, back of cover, moderate wear on binding; Light foxing along textblock exterior edges, and foxing within the pages themselves; otherwise clean with vivid illustrations.
Harrisburg: The Military Service Publishing Company, 1948. Octavo; G/G; yellow spine with black text; dust jacket is covered w/ mylar plastic and shows small chips and frays along edges; tears at head spine edge; spine is slightly sunned; cloth is clean w/ light wear on spine, otherwise clean exterior & strong panels; other than light age toning, text pages are crisp & unmarked; tight binding; pp 380.
New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1931. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Yellow spines with black text; 2 volumes; volumes are encased in slipcase which has some rubbing at corners & slight age toning on rear, some fraying at edge opening; overall intact; cloths are covered with customized dust jacket which has mylar covering; cloths have moderate wear on exteriors, such as lightly sunned spine and minor edge wear; panels are strong & sturdy; text blocks have darkened somewhat on exterior edges due to age; text pages are ivory toned & unmarked w/ intact bindings; deckled fore edges; pp 451+421. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2004. Octavo; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with black print; Boards in blue paper and blue cloth with black print, slight wear to corners and spine caps, vendor labels on rear; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the half-title page; xxviii, 285 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1895. tenth edition; revised. set of 12 small octavos in 3/4 blue and brown marble hardcovers with six-band embossed spine with gold gilt; in good condition; moderate shelf wear on boards, except for detached front board on volume 1; strong binding; dusty edges; no marks on text; this is a complete set of 12 volumes from the Conquest of Canada to.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2002. The ultimate resource for authoritative information on the U.S. Presidency, Congress, and Supreme Court. Compiled by three top scholars, its pages brim with the key figures, events, and structures that have animated U.S. government for more than 200 years. Features biographies of all the Presidents, Vice Presidents, and Supreme Court Justices, as well as notable members of Congress (current at date of publication). Bound in fine brown genuine leather with bright gilt spine title and gilt decorative motif on cover; gilt text block, silk ribbon bookmark sewn in. Hardcover. 802 pages. 8vo., 802pp; VG; bound in fine brown genuine leather with bright gilt spine title and gilt decorative motif on cover; gilt text block; silk ribbon; in excellent condition; shelved easton press or political science.
New York: Atheneum, 1969. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; G+/G+; Spine is white with grey text; DJ has general shelf wear, some rubbing along edges, open and closed tears, creasing, material loss, price-clipped, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, light bumping to corners, joints and hinges are sprung and taped; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, some marks and stains, content is clear; pp 262; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
Cincinnati: Robert Clarke & C., 1885. First Edition. Octavo, 415 pages; VG; newly rebound in full brown leather, paneled spine with gilt; marbled endpapers; frontispiece with tissue guard; large folding genealogical chart in rear, with an index on the reverse, one small tear; scarce; shelved case 1.
New York: American News Company, 1866. First Edition. Octavo, 447 pages; G+; fully bound in green cloth, spine has gilt lettering; binding has wear along the top and bottom edges with chipping at the top and bottom of the spine and fraying on the fore edge corners, spine has heavy rubbing and discoloration, has bumping on the fore edge corners; pages have age-toning and minor detachment from pages 192-215; has an ex libris plate on the inner front board; shelved civil war.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1923. Octavo; pp 729; G-/no-DJ; navy blue spine with gilt text; cloth has slight wear to exterior; lightly bumped corners; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior shows light toning toward edges; previous owner's name to front pastedown; slight age toning to exterior edges; light foxing and toning to first few pages; some underlining and margin markings; slight cracking to pp 306-307.
Orlando: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers, 1987. First Edition. Octavo; pp 320; G/G; lavender spine with silver text; dust jacket shows sunned spine; minor chips to spine head edge; slight rubbing to exterior; cloth has lightly sunned edges; slight splaying to boards; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by Claude Pepper;.
Boston, New York, Chicago: D.C. Heath and Company, 1934. 10mo; pp 319; G/Fair; brown spine with navy text; dust jacket shows sun browned exterior; some staining to exterior; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; clipped ffep; frontispiece; interior lightly toned; light ink to front pastedown; light foxing to first and few pages; tight binding; illustrated.
Mackinac Island: Mackinac Island State Park Commission, 1973. First. Quarto; VG/G; beige spine with black text; dustjacket has some edgewear, general tearing to head and tail of spine and along corners, scuffing and discoloration to covers; boards are strong and clean; title page has been signed by author, textblock is clean; 103pp. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
New York: John S. Taylor, 1853. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with faded gold print; Boards in green cloth with debossed design, wear to corners and spine caps, toning to spine, shelfwear; Text block has engraved title page, foxing to endpapers, bookplate on rear flyleaf, cracked rear hinge, slight amount of foxing within, water stains to bottom edge throughout; xvi, 370 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
Philadelphia: The Bach Institute Press, 1990. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ has light edgewear, small tear to front bottom corner, smudging on rear; Boards in black cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has small amount of penciled notes in the appendix, else clean and tight; 234 pages.
Rockville: Montrose Press, 1996. Reprint. Signed; Reprint; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Spine is light blue with dark blue and orange text; DJ has edge wear, age-toning, some open and closed tears, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, edge-wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, signed on front free-end paper, age-toning, content is clear; pp 377.
Washington, DC: 54th Presidential Inaugural Committee, 2001. 10mo., 75 pages; VG; small pamphlet with the American flag on the front cover, plain red rear; INSCRIBED by President George Bush 'Best Wishes, George Bush' on interior of front cover in blue marker/Sharpie; BL consignment; shelved case 0 binder.
Philadelphia: J.W. Daughaday, Publisher, 1863. 10mo; pp 288; Fair/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; original publisher's cloth shows some rubbing to exterior; blind-stamped borders to panels; noticeable wear to corners; text block shows slight age darkened exterior edges; cocked spine; frontispiece with tissue guard; newspaper articles adhered to endpapers with offset to facing pages; cracking to gutter at pp 132-133; light moisture staining to ffeps, mostly toward spine, condition noted; some minor smudges to some pages throughout; previous owner's name to front pastedown;.
Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 1973. facsimile reproduction w/maps. Large Octavo; G+ condition hardcover; Light moss green spine with black text; Originally published in 1770, this reprint is from 1973; Boards have slight shelf wear with clean, strong and intact planks, cracking along ; Text block has lightly ivory toned pages which are unmarked with firm, secure binding; pp 99.
Columbia: The James K. Polk Memorial Foundation, 2005. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; four volumes: vol. 1, pp 498; vol. 2, pp 494; vol. 3, pp 508; vol. 4, pp 462; beige slipcase shows minor wear to exterior, intact boards; cloths have light sunning to exterior, strong boards; text blocks have slight wear to exterior edges, small tear to front pastedown of vol. 4; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Philadelphia, Chicago, St. Louis, Atlanta: National Publishing Company, 1869. Octavo,viii-536 pages. Hard cover gray leather boards and five raised bands on the spine, and no dust jacket. Very good. Book has been rebound. Stamped by former owner/bookseller on front end paper. Tight binding. Strong age toning to pages, but the text is clean and unmarked. Foxing throughout the book, but is particularly strong on the end papers. Light staining on the text block. Light shelf wear to boards. Shelve Case # 1.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1885. Thick Large Octavo; pp 1392; Poor/no-DJ; 3/4 brown spine with gilt text; marbled boards; detached boards; heavy rubbing to edges and corners; text block has age toned to exterior edges; few endpapers are loosed, but present; minor edge chips to first and last few pages; interior lightly toned; previous owner's name to ffep; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: A. Wessels, 1909. Presumed First Edition. 8vo., 361 pp., VG-/no DJ; blue cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine; bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine, horizontal crease above "A. WESSELS' logo to tail of spine (lettering affected yet legible; bumping to corners of boards, cocking to boards, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; ex libris bookplate to front paste-down, square area of age-toning to ffep from bookplate; age-toning to interior, slight fading to text (legible), occasional marginalia in pencil; INSCRIBED by Post to first blank page, dated "Chicago / Dec 1909"; Post served as Assistant Secretary of Labor from 1913-1920 under the Wilson administration; shelved Case 1.
New York: Ballantine Books, 2003. First Ballantine Books revised edition. Octavo; First Ballantine Books revised edition; VG; Paperback; Spine, black with white and red print; Cover is clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; x, 675 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1904. Large Octavo; pp 634; Fair; sage green spine with gilt text; no jacket; original publisher's cloth has some spotting to exterior at front; brown stain to rear fore edge; rubbed and frayed corners; blind-stamped borders to panels; small chip to head spine edge; gilt illustration to front panel; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; broken hinges; previous owner's name to front pastedown; illustrated; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: Times Books/Random House, 1995. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG; black 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 rubbing at tail exterior edge; text pages are crisp & unmarked; tight binding; pp 546. Inscribed by author.
Portland, ME: The Southworth Press, 1953. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 275; G/G-; tan and blue pictorial spine without text; dust jacket shows noticeable sun darkening to spine and edges; dark blue lettering to front; illustrated exterior; minor chips to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; light wear to corners; strong boards; text block shows slight age tone to exterior edges; frontispiece; deckled fore edge; interior lightly toned;.
Morristown, NJ: John W. Rae, 1980. Second. Small Quarto: G/no-DJ wraps: Light yellow spine with black text: Covers shows significant wear, many stains and scuffs, curling of the edges, bump at tail of spine, ripples most likely from liquid damage across back cover: Textblock has scuffs and stains, pencil markings and underlinings in a portion of the book that do not impact readability, some black and white photographs of the subject matter, last few pages appear slightly ripples, most likely same cause as back cover: 206 pp.
Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996. Small Quarto; pp 489; VG-/VG-; dark orange spine with black text; dust jacket has sunned spine, light wear to exterior, minor curling to edges; cloth has slight soiling to exterior, minor rubbing to edges; text block has light wear to edges, tape mends to tail edge of pp 287; interior clean.