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;.
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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.
n.p. The National Historical Society, 2012. Facsimile reprint. Octavo; pp 800; VG/no-DJ; brown spine with gilt decorative design over gilt & brown text; reprinted from the original 1879 edition; 2 volumes; cloths have minimal sunning to exteriors, strong boards; text blocks show very light wear to exterior edges, spines are slightly cocked; interiors clean;.
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.
New York: Viking / Penguin Group, 2007. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Light green/brown spine with yellow text; Dust jacket has mylar cover; Exterior of dj is very clean; minor scuffing at corners; boards are clean w/sturdy, stable panels; text block shows only light rubbing at tail of fore edge; clean, tightly bound pages; pp 658.
Chicago: A.C. McClurg & Co., 1910. Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; 1/4 bound beige spines with black text to paper labels; 4 volumes: vol. 1, pp 498; vol. 2, pp 494; vol. 3, pp 508; vol. 4, pp 462; cloths have moderate soiling to exteriors; spotting to spines of vols. 3 and 4; dampstaining to rear board of vol. 3; sturdy boards; text blocks show light shelf wear to exterior edges; slight cracking to front gutter of vol. 1; interiors light toned; frontispieces with tissue guards; previous owner's name to ffeps; previous owner's name to rear endpaper of vol. 4; dampstaining to tail edges of last few pages and rear pastedown; some uncut pages; deckled edges; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.
New York: Rizzoli, 2003. first deluxe edition; signed numbered print (1,777 of 5,000). Oversize oblong folio in black cloth with blue and green DJ; VG/VG; silver letters on spine; DJ, boards, text and paper in good condition; contains 16 land; 62 coast; 88 freedom; 128 trails; 162 country, and 204 city color prints; shelved on Front Table; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Lexington, KY: The University Press of Kentucky, 1986. Octavo; pp 306; VG/VG; gray spine with red text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, mylar wraps; cloth is clean, strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges, previous owner's book plate to verso of ffep; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
Warrenton, Virginia: The Fauquier County Civil War Centennial Committee, 1965. Octavo; pp 201; G+/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text; cloth is sun faded, moderate rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges, light foxing to pastedowns, first and last few pages; interior clean.
New York: Derby & Jackson, 1858. First Edition. Octavos, 3 volumes; VG-; bound in contemporary full calf, paneled spines with two black labels and gilt lettering; marbled text block and endpapers; rear tail of volume 1 partially chipping; front hinges of volumes 1 and 2 and both hinges of volume 3 cracked but attached; Shelved above presidents.
Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1951. Revised edition. Octavo; Revised edition; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with purple print; Cover is grey with purple print, toning to spine and flap folds, small tear to rear top edge and to center of rear cover, light smudging; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, mild wear to spine caps, slight smudging; Text block has spotting to top edge, peripheral tanning to endpapers, penciled notation on title page, else clean and tight; xxxiii, 596 pages.
Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1955. Octavo. VG/Good DJ. Black, beige, blue, and age-toned brown/yellow spine with beige text/title; dustjacket are mostly clean; dj have a few closed tears (measuring no larger than 1.5 inch) and multiple creases; dj is price-clipped on the upper lateral edge of the inside flaps of the dj; boards are strong and overall clean; bookplate of the former owner on the front pastedown; binding is strong; deckled fore-edge; textblock is age-toned but clean. Pp. 270.
London: Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley, 1829. Small Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Brown spines with gold text; 4 Volumes; Boards have heavily rubbed and lightly smudged exteriors with moderate edge wear, v. 3 has lower tail edge of spine missing, but all are quite sturdy; Text blocks have foxing along exterior edges, previous owner's name on front end papers, library stamps on front pastedowns, and all volumes have slight cracking along hinges from bindings; conditions are noted and are 'as is'; pp 2033. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York, London, Toronto: Scribner, 2007. First Scribner Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 307; VG/G; blue/beige pictorial spine with black and white text; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; mild bumping to fore corners; cloth clean; strong boards; text block clean; illustrated; inscribed by author;.
New York: Viking Penguin Group, 2011. First Edition. Octavo; pp 228; VG/VG; red spine with white text; dust jacket has mild wear to exterior; cloth shows only mild wear to edges; exterior clean; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated; signed by author;.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1990. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 748 pages; VG-/VG-; spine white with gray and blue lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$24.95'; dust jacket has mild wear and rubbing, slight water-staining to interior of tail of spine; Signed flat on title page by Reagan; shelved case 5.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1990. Octavo, 432 pages; VG; bound in fine brown genuine leather with bright gilt spine title and gilt motif on covers; gilt text blocks; silk endpapers; silk ribbon; SIGNED on bookplate by both Presidents Reagan and Ford; bookplate affixed on the half-title page atop an ex-libris bookplate; JH consignment; shelved Signed Easton Collection.
New York: Best Books Inc., 1965. First Trade Paperback Edition. Octavo, 286 pages; VG-: spine is white with red lettering; binding has minor wear along the edges, has a small crease at the bottom of the front cover and at the top of the back cover, has minor creasing on the spine; pages have red coloring along the text block, have minor fading along the edges and have age toning; signed by Ronald Reagan on the title page; SG Consignment; Shelved in case 5.
Du Pont sw Nemours Cemetery Company, 2000. First Edition. Oblong Octavo: Off white clothbound spine with red text: Boards are strong and clean, light edgewear, slight bumping to corners and head and tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock is clean, mild musty scent when flipping through pages: Scarce photo history of the Du Pont family: 239 pp.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1945. First edition. Octavo; pp 158; VG-/G; yellowish orange spine with white text; dust jacket has some chipping to corners, exterior shows sunning to spine; price clipped flap; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, minor wear to corners, strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges, sticker to ffep; interior clean.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2001. first edition. VG+/VG+. 8vo in gray boards with black quartercloth spine. DJ is white with title on spine in gray. Signed and Inscribed by author Reeves on main title page. Light edgewear to boards and DJ, DJ in protective mylar sleeve. 702 pp. Small abrasion to rear free and paste down end page. Shelved U.S. BIOGRAPHY.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1971. Octavo; VG-/Wraps; Moderate shelf wear and age to covers, creasing along corners, sides and edges, binding solid, minor holes on side edge of title page;Toning along text block exterior, text block clean; 273 pp; Library of Congress Catalog Card Number 73-143918.
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1987. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; 338 pages; White jacket spine with blue lettering; Book has been SIGNED by all nine members of the later Rehnquist court: Rehnquist, Sandra Day O'Connor, Antonin Scalia, David Souter, Clarence Thomas, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, John Paul Stevens and Anthony Kennedy. Jacket is unclipped and has some very light edgewear, now protected by mylar cover; 1/4 cloth boards and binding are strong; Signatures in different pens are bright and legible; Text block clean; SG Consignment; Shelved signed political case.
London: Cassell & Co., 2000. reprinted. Large octavo; VG/VG; Lavender spine with black text; dust jacket has mylar covering; dj shows minor wear at corners, otherwise clean & intact exterior; boards have very slight wear on exterior w/ strong & unmarked panels; text block has minimal wear w/ tight binding; pp 224.
Seattle: Northwest Interpretive Association, 1986. Octavo; pp 345; VG-/paperback; white spine with burgundy text; covers have slight toning toward edges; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; map frontispiece; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated.
Nashville, TN and Paducah, KY: Turner Publishing Company, 2008. Small Quarto; pp 256; VG/VG-; Light gray spine with white text; Scarce; dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slight rubbing to exterior, tape to flaps edges, as is, writing to front flap; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges, interior clean;.
Meadville, PA: The Tribune Publishing Company, 1981. Facsimile Reprint. Octavo; pp 352; VG-/G; dark beige spine with black text; originally published in 1938, reprinted in 1981; dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior; moderate wear to exterior; cloth has sunned exterior; strong boards; text block shows wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1934. First edition. Octavo. Good- with no dust jacket. Blue spine with silver lettering. Several small stains to the rear cover near the spine. Stains to front free end paper and front pastedown. Offsetting to title page, occasional foxing to text block edges. Binding and text pages generally very good. 279pp.
Richmond: Garrett and Massie, Incorporated, 1940. Large Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Gray spine with gilt text; Cloth has moderately age toned exterior, mostly on spine and some rubbing wear along edges, otherwise intact and strong panels; Text block shows darkening due to age and handling on exterior edges but pages are unmarked and binding is tight; pp 374.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1998. First Printing. Large Octavo; pp 176; VG/VG-; navy blue spine with gray and pink text; dust jacket has mild wear to exterior; minor bumping to head fore corners; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; lightly bumped head fore corner; strong boards; text block clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; inscribed by author;.
New York: North American Publishing Company, 1886. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mitred edges, stains/soiling to front and spine, wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on front and rear endpapers, cracked front and rear hinges, penciled checks in index; Pamphlet laid in: "Address of Col. Wade H. Cooper on Abraham Lincoln ; Extension of Remarks of Hon. B. Carroll Reece on Tennessee in the House of Representatives, Saturday, February 12, 1927" 1927, 15 pages; lxix, 13, 656 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w plates).
Connecticut: Wesleyan University, 1963. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Spine is tan with brown text; DJ has shelf wear, some rubbing and creasing to edges, design is clear; Boards have shelf wear, general scratches and marks, spine is slightly sprung, joints are strong; Text block has signs of handling, foxing to edges, binding is strong, content is clear; pp 305; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916. First Edition. Octavo; pp 260; G+; black spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows light sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; mildly bumped corners; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to fore and tail edges; top edge gilt; frontispiece with tissue guard; few chips to fore edge of page 259; illustrated; interior clean;.
Pullman, Washington: Washington State University Press, 1993. US Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. light yellow wraps spine, smooth pastel yellow with black uppercase titling.pictorial jacket front, b/w portrait framed by black and light yellow illustrated border. softcover volume solid, textblock contains lithographs, maps, photographs, portraits, sketches and railroad report excepts. no marks or writing, a clean copy, inside and out. 484 pp. ISBN# 0874220947.
Philadelphia: The University of Pennsylvania Press; The Pennsylvania Society of Sons of the Revolution and Its Color Guard, 1982. Small Quarto; pp 341; G/G-; black spine with red text; dust jacket has chipped edges; some soiling to exterior; light age toning to flaps; mylar wraps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; white text to spine; strong boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges; interior clean.
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1959. First Edition, Fourth Printing. 8vo., 256 pages; VG-/VG' spine red and blue with white and black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; page 14/15 have slight staining, presumably from a newspaper being laid in; small split to binding on page 30/31; dust jacket has some mild chipping and wear; copyright page and front flap both read forth printing; INSCRIBED on ffep by Rickover, dated 1 March 1959, "with appreciation for all the help you have given the naval nuclear propulsion program"; Admiral Hyman G. Rickover was the director of Naval Reactors for the US Navy and directed the original development of naval nuclear propulsion. His career lasted 63 years of active duty, ending as a four-star admiral, and was the longest-serving naval officer and the longest serving member of the U.S armed forces in history; shelved case 1.
New York: D. Fanshaw, 1852. Octavo; pp 437; Fair/no-DJ; brown quarter bound leather spine with gilt text; full title: The Annals of Newtown, in Queens County, New York; Containing Its History from Its First Settlement, Together with Many Interesting Facts Concerning the Adjacent Towns; Also A Particular Account of Numerous Long Island Families Now Spread Over This and Various Other States of the Union; cloth boards; heavy scratches to spine; age darkened boards; rubbed edges and corners; text block has blue floral patterned endpapers; cracks to gutters; top edge gilt; others age toned; previous booksellers label to front pastedown; illustrated; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; some slight foxing and staining to first few pages;.
New York: Borzoi Books/Alfred A. Knopf, 1948. Stated First Edition. 12mo Clothbound with Dustjacket VG-/VG-. Dj lightly agetoned with minor edgewear; now in mylar sleeve. Spine slightly cocked; rought cut pages are agetoned at edges; textblock clean; binding tight. 130pp. red spine with white, agetoned textbox. [Shelved in locked cases].