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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, Inc., 1926. Octavo; pp 604; G/no-DJ; green spine with black text; cloth has slight soiling to exterior; rubbed spine; some wear to edges; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges, light staining to tail edge exterior; deckled fore edge; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; slight writing to front pastedown; some foxing to endpapers; frontispiece shows slight foxing toward edges; light toning to interior; tight binding.
New York: Harcourt, Brace, and Company, 1949. Limited First Edition. Octavo, 344 pages; VG; fully bound in black cloth, spine has gilt lettering on a brown stripe; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges, has a small patch of rubbing on the front cover; pages have deckled edges and red coloring along the top edge; signed by the author on the limitation page; housed in worn grey publisher's slipcase; shelved case 1.
Jackson and London: University Press of Mississippi, 1989. Octavo; pp 265; G-/G; beige spine with blue text; dust jacket has minor dings to edges; some modest sunning to exterior; cloth appears to be lightly sunned; slightly splayed boards; text block has ex-library stamp to exterior edges; other ex-library markings inside; light toning to exterior edges; sticker residue to front pastedown; flaps adhered to pastedowns with tape; sticker residue to title page; illustrated;.
Auburn, NY: Derby & Miller, 1852. 10mo; pp 492; G/no-DJ; dark brown spine with gilt text and illustration to spine; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; decorative embossed design to boards; some minor chips to corners; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior shows light sprinkling of foxing; frontispiece with tissue guard, lightly impacted with foxing; previous owner's name to ffeps; good binding;.
Washington, D.C. Naval Historical Foundation, 1947. Octavo; pp 128; G; blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has modest wear to exterior; mildly sunned spine; slightly rubbed edges; sturdy boards; text block edges lightly toned; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; some shadow toning to endpapers; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2015. First Edition. Quarto; VG-/G+ Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; Dark Blue spine with Yellow text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, some shelfwear, small closed tear at top corner of front cover, slight bending along edges of both covers; Boards strong, slight edgewear, slight shelfwear, rubbing to corners, otherwise clean; Textblock clean; 272 pp; Inscribed by Jonathan D. Sarna on title page Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s).
New York: Macmillan Company, 1960. Quarto; G-/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, yellow with red and black print; DJ in mylar, top and bottom of spine torn away, small tears across top and bottom edges, light smudging on rear, price-clipped; Boards in glossy illustrated paper, top and bottom of spine torn away, edgewear, tearing along front hinge; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight, slight musty odor; 60 pages, illustrated (color drawings). [NOTE: 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.].
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1971. Octavo; VG- Hardcover w/ dustjacket; Blue spine with White text; Dustjacket has moderate edgewear, moderate shelfwear, fraying along head edge of spine, sunning to spine, price clipped; Boards strong, clean, bumping to corners, rubbing to edges; Textblock has ink stamp on front endpaper, some age toning, faint stain on rear endpaper, otherwise clean; 319 pp.
London: Cassell, Petter, and Galpin, 1879. Second edition. Octavo; Second edition; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, wear to corners and spine caps, slight stains and spotting to front, cloth puckering on rear, shelfwear; Text block has spotting to edges, cracked hinges front and rear, intermittent spine breaks, stains to top edge of front and rear pastedowns, spotting to endpapers; 409 pages.
Bentleyville, Pennsylvania: Westerwald Publishing, 2002. First Edition, #59/500. Quarto, 191 pages; VG/VG; spine brown with orange lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; SIGNED on limitation page by Phil Schaltenbrand, #59/500; also includes a loose thank you card, inscribed by Schaltenbrand; scarce in hardcover; shelved front table.
n.p. Cumberland County Historical Society, 1994. Quarto; pp 250; G+/G-; red spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows moderate shelf wear to exterior; some chipping to edges; sticker to lower spine; cloth has slight fading to exterior, some rubbing to edges; text block has light wear to exterior edges; previous owner's embossed stamp to half title page; many photographs; map of taverns tipped in at ffep; interior clean.
New York: Paragon House Publishers, 1987. Octavo; VG/VG-; pp 130; blue spine with white text; out of print; dust jacket has some slight wear to exterior; lightly sunned flaps; mylar wraps; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; interior clean.
Washington: Department of State, U.S. Government Printing Office, 1953. Thick Octavo; pp 977; G-; sunned brown spine with gilt text; no jacket; odd volume; cloth shows some staining to exterior; sun faded exterior; mild wear to corners; strong boards; text block edges have light soiling; small tape residue to front pastedown; some pencil to ffep; illustrated; tight binding;.
Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo and Co., 1851. First Edition. 8vo., 703pp.; VG; spine black with gilt lettering, bound in black cloth; mild shelfwear, including a small amount of rubbing, peeling to corners, wear to head and tail of spine; small ex-libris stamp on front pastedown; mild foxing; shelved case 1.
New York: Burr Printing House, 1888. Octavo; pp 558; Fair/no-DJ; brown spine with gilt text; cloth has noticeable wear to exterior; some fraying to spine edges; rubbing wear to edges; previous bookshop's small sticker to rear; text block has age toning to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece with tissue guard; illustrated; cracked front gutter exposed inside spine; light pencil to verso of ffep; patterned endpapers;.
Lynchburg, VA: Schroeder Publications, 2004. Second Edition, Revised. Octavo; pp 319; VG-/no-DJ; dark green spine with light green and red text; cloth shows moderate rubbing to exterior; bookshop's autograph sticker to front; strong boards; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; small chip to head edge of title page; interior clean; profusely illustrated; signed by Patrick Schroeder.
Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, 1918. Army and Navy Edition. 18mo; Army and Navy Edition; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green without print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mild bumps to outside corners and front top and bottom edges, wear to spine caps, spotting/shelfwear; Textblock has intermittent spine breaks, clean text; 73 pages, illustrated with b&w plates.
Washington, DC: White House Historical Association, 1986. Limited Edition (658/1500). Octavo, 1224 pages, VG, fully bound in beige leather, front covers have pictorial embossing, paneled spines have gilt lettering, pages have gilt along the edges of the text block; bindings have minimal wear along the top and bottom edges, both have minor scratch and abrasion marks, with the front cover of volume two having clear residue from a sticker; pages clear; each volume contains a white silk ribbon; silk endpapers; housed in publisher's slipcase; shelved above Holocaust Studies.
Washington, DC: White House Historical Association, 2004. Small Quarto: G/no-DJ paperback: Thin black spine with white text: Covers are clean, appears an animal chewed the tail end of spine and lower covers, general shelfwear, binding solid: Textblock exterior has some dust staining, pages unmarked: ISSN- 0748-8114: 81 pp.
University Park and London: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 1976. First. First edition, second printing; quarto; VG/G+; beige spine with black text; dustjacket is clean with moderate edgewear, front cover has a 1 cm tear in upper right portion and 1 inch of material missing completely from top right corner, back cover has a 1 cm tear in upper left portion and a 1 inch tear in bottom right corner, covers have some slight discoloration and fading; boards are strong and clean; textblock is clean; 380pp. [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: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1904. Reprinted. 10mo; pp 290; VG-/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; previously belonged to historian John Higham; cloth has light wear to exterior; slight sunning to spine; minor wear to edges; text block has light toning to exterior edges; light ink to ffep; dark blue endpapers; some light pencil throughout.
Iowa City: The State Historical Society of Iowa, 1910. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Green fabric spine with no text. Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing on edges, age toning on edges, small orange line on rear, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 464.
New York: Common Council, 1869. Octavo; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown, mild wear to spine caps, hinges, and corners, bump to spine head, mild shelfwear; Text block has inscription in ink on front endpapers, tanning to pages surrounding plates, paper is lightly age-toned, some foxing to plates, checked against The Society of Iconophiles “Index” (1906) some of the numerous illustrations, some on folded plates, (maps, chromolithographs, engravings, facsimiles, etc.) are missing (missing illustrations include frontispiece maps and port., illustrations on pages xiv, 229, 510, 520, 526, 536, 696, 812), also missing pages 803-812; xiv, 912 pages, illustrated (some color).
New York: Common Council, 1869. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, mitred edges, wear to corners and spine caps, stains, soiling, puckering to cloth on rear, toning to spine; Text block has cracked hinges, intermittent spine breaks, mild age-toning to paper, checked against The Society of Iconophiles “Index” (1906) half of the 25 illustrations, some on folded plates, (maps, chromolithographs, engravings, facsimiles, etc.) are missing including the frontispiece map; xiv, 912 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (some color).
New York: Common Council, 1869. Octavo; Poor/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown cloth with gold print separated from text block; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, front board detached from textblock, boards have mitred edges, tattered corners and edges, blemishes and slight surface tears to front and rear, shelfwear; Text block has exposed binding, front endpapers inscribed in ink, intermittent spine breaks, age-toning to paper, mild foxing, a check against The Society of Iconophiles “Index” (1906) showed that most of the numerous illustrations, some on folded plates, (maps, chromolithographs, engravings, facsimiles, etc.) are present, lacking are those at pages 88 and 588, the plate at page 748 is partially torn away, the plate at page 784 is torn into pieces which are all present, missing also are pages 581-588; xvi, 896 pages, illustrated (some color).
Santa Fe, NM: Center for American Places, 2005. First Edition. Large Octavo: VG/VG: Gray spine with white and yellow text: DJ is clean with minimal shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean with virtually no shelfwear, slight bumping in corners and at head and tail of spine: Textblock is clean and bright, pages are free of markings, folds and tears: Copyright page states this was a first edition of 500 hardbacks, none of them numbered: 221 pp. Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.
New York: Farrar, Straus, 1964. First Edition, Second Printing. Small quarto, 160 pages; VG/VG-; spine blue with white titling; sun fading to the endpapers; clean text block. DJ has two tears and shelf wear along the top and bottom, protected with a mylar covering; This copy is inscribed by Mark Shaw to Marty Forscher, the owner of Professional Camera Repair in NYC: "For Marty, F. Mark Shaw With out your help this book never would have been possible."; GF consignment; shelved front table.
New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1943. First edition. Octavo; pp 243; G/G-; brown spine with beige text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior, chipping to edges, slight sunning to exterior, price clipping to front flap, mylar covering; cloth has moderate sunning to spine, minor wear to edges; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, shadow toning to pastedowns and end papers; interior clean;.
Boston: Fields, Osgood & Co., 1870. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, cocked spine, mitred edges, mild wear to corners and spine caps, mild blemishes on front, mild shelfwear; Text block has slight stain to bottom edge, bookplate on front pastedown, penciled name on front endpapers, name in ink on dedication page, cracked front hinge, shaken binding, clean text; 549 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w drawings).
Spokane, WA: Melior Publications, 1986. Large Octavo: G+/VG-: Black spine with white text: DJ is in good condition with general shelfwear, scuff marks: Boards are strong but with multiple instances of dust staining and soiling, general shelfwear: Textblock has foxing mainly along head edge, pages are otherwise slightly darkened with age but clean and free of markings, folds or tears:.
New York: Random House, 1958. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, red with yellow print; DJ in mylar, mild edgewear, slight shelfwear; Boards in red cloth with black print, slight wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has red-tinted top edge, slight tear to top of front endpaper hinge, else clean and tight; 183 pages, illustrated (b&w drawings and plates).
New York: World Landmark Books, Random House, 1958. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, pink with black print, series number written in ink at bottom; Boards in pink cloth with black print, wear to corners and spine caps, toning to spine, soiling and fading at rear top edge and rear spine edge; Text block has green-tinted top edge, spotting to edges, else clean and tight; 183 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Indianapolis and New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1972. Octavo; pp 314; G/G-; sunned red spine with black and white text; dust jacket shows several small chips to edges; some shelf wear to exterior with slight scratches; cloth has lightly sun faded exterior; sturdy boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; signed by author.
New York: The New York History Company, 1900. Large Octavo; pp 638; G-/no-DJ; 3/4 bound brown leather spine with gilt text; marbled boards; boards have heavy rubbing to edges; lightly sunned exterior; slight fraying to spine edges; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue guard loosed from binding but still present; profusely illustrated; interior lightly toned; good condition; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1975. Octavo; Second printing; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with black print on yellow banner; DJ has spotting to rear, slight edgewear, else clean and bright; Boards in tan cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has spotting to edges and endpapers, else clean and tight; x, 463 pages, illustrated (b&w maps).
New York: Oxford University Press, 2004. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Black spine with blue text: DJ is covered in mylar sheath, light shelfwear, clean: Boards are strong and clean, mild rubbing to edges, slight bump along head edge of back board, binding tight: Textblock exterior is clean and pages unmarked: First Edition: 285 pp.
n.p. The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, 1986. Vol. 94, No. 2. Booklet [7x10]; pp 28; G/paperback; grayish beige covers have sun aged exterior; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; tight binding; interior lightly toned; illustrated Shelved in Netdesk office, 15's Ephemera Box 2.
Strasburg, VA: Shenandoah Publishing House, Inc., 1962. Small Octavo; pp 172; G/G; light gray spine with black text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior; light foxing to fore edges; some rubbing to edges; minor chips to corners; moderate wear to exterior; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; slight wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; light foxing to first and last few pages; frontispiece; inscribed by author.