New York: Random House, 1993. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with red and white print; DJ has slight edgewear but is clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with green cloth to spine and tan paper with gold print to boards, masking tape across center of spine; Text block has slight smudging to edge, slight bump to bottom corner, else clean and tight; 691 pages.
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Los Angeles: Nash Publishing, 1972. First Edition. Oblong Folio; G-/Fair; blue spine with white text; dust jacket shows soiling to exterior, mostly toward edges; several chips to edges; cloth has noticeable wear to exterior, mostly to spine; text block shows slight foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; arts - collection; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1974. Octavo; pp 687; G/G; mustard spine with black text; ex-library; dust jacket has sunned spine, slight slight wear to exterior, mylar wraps, taped flaps; cloth is slightly sunned, strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges, library labels adhered to ffep, library name stamped to exterior edges, library name stamped to title page, interior clean;.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday and Company, Inc., 1981,1982,1983,1984, Mixed editions. Small Quarto; G/Fair; black spine with beige text; 6 volumes: vol. 1 - Shadows of the Storm, pp 464; vol. 2 - The Guns of '62, pp 460; vol. 3 - The Embattled Confederacy, pp 464; vol. 4 - Fighting for Time, pp 464; vol. 5 - The South Besieged, pp 461; vol. 6 - The End of an Era, pp 496; dust jackets have slight wear to exteriors, chipping to corners, slight sunning to spines; cloths have moderate wear to exteriors, strong boards; text blocks show light toning to exterior edges; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Chicago: R.R Donnelley & Sons Company, 1974, 1975. Mixed Editions. 12mo; pp 532+634; VG/no-DJ; navy blue spines with gilt text; full title: A Frenchman in Lincoln's America: Huit Mois en Amerique: Lettres et Notes de Voyage, 1864-1865; 2 volumes; cloths have mild wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks show top edges gilt; very light foxing to fore and tail exterior edges; interiors clean; frontispieces; illustrated.
Paris: Firmin-Didot, 1892. First edition; illustrated with 17 plates and map;. Thick quarto in 1/2 brown marble hardcovers and red leather; VG; six-band embossed spine with gold letters; moderate soiling and shelf wear with some fraying along edges; frontispiece illustration; engravings clean; folded color map at the end; pp. 684; in French; shelved in Case # 1; please contact us for shipping costs; IR consignment.
New York: George Adlard, 1838. Second American Edition. Octavo, xxviii, 464 pages; VG; bound in original brown cloth boards, rebacked with most of spine preserved, tail missing, part of head missing; some wear and rubbing to boards, particularly to corners; name written to ffep, dated 1874; name written on title page, dated 1839; mild foxing throughout; shelved case 1.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1978. Small quarto; pp 1201; G/G; black spines with white and gilt text; 3 volumes; dust jackets have moderate rubbing to exteriors; minor edge wear; light toning to flap edges; cloths have mild wear to exteriors; strong boards; text blocks show light shelf wear to exterior edges; burgundy endpapers; interiors clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Frederick H. Hitchcock, the Grafton Press, 1927. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with fading gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, shelfwear; Text block has spotting and some tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight; xi, 517 pages, frontispiece (port.).
Lancaster, PA: Mr and Mrs Harry W. Parker, 1923. First Edition. Octavo; pp 62; G/paperback; gray spine without text; covers have sun aged exterior; light stain to front; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; foxing to ffep; frontispiece; cracking to front gutter; interior lightly toned; illustrated.
Richmond, Virginia: The Valentine Museum, 1949. Octavo; pp 286; G+/no-DJ; navy spine with black text to paper label; cloth shows heavy sunning to boards, some spotting to front, moderate wear to edges and corners; mylar wraps; text block has light toning to exterior edges, light foxing to gutters; light pink hue to pages.
Yonkers, NY: The Semi-Weekly Clarion, 1862. Second Edition. Booklet [5x8]; pp 32; G-/paperback; tan wrapper covers has some soiling to exterior; minor chips to corners; full title: Fremont and McClellan, Their Political and Military Careers Reviewed: Their Birth, Education, and Early Association - Political Affinities - Fremont's Rocky Mountain Explorations - Conquest of California - Alleged "Insubordination" - McClellan at West Point - In the Mexican War - Their Relative Experience - McClellan's Secret Service in Cuba - His Promotion by Jeff. Davis - Visit to the Crimea - His Book - Fremont's Proclamation - The Two Policies - McClellan General-in-Chief - Fremont's Missouri Campaign - McClellan's Plans - His Advance on Manassas - Peninsular Campaign - Yorktown - Williamsburgh - Seven Pines - Mrs. Lee - Stewart's Raid and the Bloody Seven Days - Cross Keys - Concluding Reflections on Strategy - "The Man for the Hour"; previous owner's name to front; slight vertical crease; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; few interior pages slightly foxed; intact binding;.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1940. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 322 pp., G/G; DJ, blue spine and front cover (age-toned greenish-blue), black and white (age-toned tan) lettering to spine, white (age-toned tan) lettering to front cover; heavy wear to DJ—chipping with material loss to head and tail of spine, corners, and top-edge of DJ; many closed tears to edges of DJ; age-toning to covers (lettering legible); price uncut "$2.50" to top right-hand corner of front flap, DJ protected by mylar; blue cloth boards, black lettering, blue and yellow striped spine; bumping/chipping to head and tail of spine, fading to spine (lettering clear and legible), cocking to spine, no shelf lean; fading and foxing to boards, bumping to corners, boards somewhat shaken, binding intact; starting hinge between pp. 176-177; age-toning to text-block, stippled fore-edge, mild staining to bottom-edge; mild residue (likely dirt) between pp. 320 and recto of bfep; pub. 1940 stated to title and copyright pages, Scribner's "A" and colophon to copyright page indicating a First Printing of the First Edition; association copy INSCRIBED by Derleth to ffep: "For Edwin Balmer / whose editorial sagacity about two of these stories has been applauded by the critics of this volume - Cordially, August Derleth"; Balmer (1883-1959) was an American science fiction/mystery writer who edited two of Derleth's stories in this volume; shelved Front Counter, "Derleth area."
New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1963. First Edition. Octavo; pp 471; G+/G; ivory white spine with black and blue text; dust jacket has slight soiling to exterior; minor wear to edges; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; tight binding;.
Parkensburg, WV: Self Published, 1920. First Edition. Octavo; G/No jacket hardcover; Green spine with worn gilt lettering; Boards are stained and worn on the sides; Some fraying to the corners and the edges of the spine, spine is rubbed and worn; Binding is sturdy; Some staining to the end papers, foxing to the outer edges of the text block, interior is age toned but clean; 243 pages.
Albany: The University of the State of New York, 1926. Octavo; pp 371; Fair/paperback; light blue spine with black text; covers have moderate soiling to exterior; light crease to fore corners; few chips to spine edges; sunning to spine and panel edges; text block has some toning to exterior edges; shaken hinges; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, Publishers, 1903. First Edition. 10mo; pp 374; Good-; red spine with beige text; red cloth shows some soiling to exterior; noticeable wear to edges; sturdy boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; some soiling to exterior head edge; slight writing in red to front and rear endpapers; slight defect to front gutter; frontispiece; illustrated, missing 1 plate, as is; interior lightly toned;.
DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 1978. Octavo; pp 251; G/G-; blue pictorial spine with black and red text; dust jacket has minor chips to edges; some rubbing wear to exterior and vertical edges; cloth has moderate, general wear to exterior; some soiling to spine; strong boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; patterned endpapers; light pencil to few pages, as is;.
New York, London: D. Appleton and Company, 1924. Small Octavo; pp 176; G/no-DJ; navy spine with gilt text; ex-library; boards show light wear to exterior, some rubbing to corners; text block has slight toning to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, library stamp to preface; interior clean.
Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1970. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Spine is black with white text; DJ has general shelf wear, rubbing to corners and edges, chipping and creasing along edges, some open and closed tears present along edges as well; Boards have some shelf wear, rubbing to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has signs of handling, binding is strong, age-toning, content is clear; pp 283; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Thornwillow Press, 1999. Limited Edition, #89/185. Large Octavo, 107 pages; VG; bound in half black morocco and dark blue paper boards, housed in a VG black cloth clamshell; top edge of text block gilt, decorated endpapers; signed on colophon by Donald, #89/185; with three tipped-in photogravure portraits & two fold-out facsimile letters; V consignment; shelved case 1.
Dayton: The National Historical Association, 1925. Large Octavo; pp 231+278; G-/no-DJ; dark blue spines with gilt text; 2 volumes; cloths show moderate shelf wear to exteriors; some rubbing wear to corners; strong boards; text blocks have light toning to exterior edges; frontispieces; interiors show some foxing to few pages throughout volumes; chip to fore edge of ffep to vol. 1; light moisture staining toward tail edges of first few pages to vol. 1 and last few pages of vol. 2; deckled fore edges; illustrated; cracking to hinge of vol. 2; interiors lightly toned;.
Salem, MA: Higginson Book Company, n.d. Facsimile Reprint. Octavo; pp 264; VG; green spine with gilt text; no dust jacket; library binding; originally published in 1884 by Lutheran Publication Society, Philadelphia; cloth has very little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight wear; previous owner's name to front pastedown; light ink to page 178, otherwise clean; good binding;.
New York: Mcgraw-Hill Book Company, 1971. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG-/G+; Spine is tan with black and red text, age-toned; DJ has general shelf wear, some scratches and marks, age-toning, some small open and closed tears, edge wear, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, bumping to corners, rubbing to edges, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, content is clear; pp 366; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Geneso, NY: Edward E. Doty, 1876. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 685 pages; VG-; full bound in brown cloth, spine has gilt tooling and lettering, front cover has gilt tooling; binding has moderate along the top and bottom edges with chipping at the top and bottom of the spine and on the fore edge corners; pages have red coloring on the edges and have minor age toning, with small scratches on the edges of the text block and occasional small blotch marks; illustrated with plates and tissue guards; shelved case 13.
Boston and Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1965. First Edition. Octavo; pp 781; VG-/G; ivory spine with burgundy and black text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior, mylar wraps; cloth has slight wear to exterior and corners, strong boards; text block has some foxing to exterior edges, previous owner's book plate to front pastedown; interior clean.
New York: American Pioneer Trails Association, 1942. Pioneers edition. Ex-Libris, 1 out of 500 Copies, Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Navy blue spine with white text; Heavy shelf wear to dust jacket, closed tears along front exterior edges, chipping to sides and corners of front and rear jacket, dust jacket now protected in mylar cover; Moderate age wear to boards, slight fading around edges, binding slightly cocked, previous owners notes on front free-end page, toning to pages, [SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND ILLUSTRATOR] on attached front insert; Toning to text block exterior, text block clean, vivid color illustrations; 312 pp.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, n.d. Large Quarto; VG-/G-; ivory spine with red & black text; dust jacket has soiling and foxing toward edges, price clipped front flap; cloth has slight sun fading to exterior and edge; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean; inscribed; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Harper & Row, 1970. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 252 pages; VG/VG-; spine black with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut; small chip to head of spine, mild soiling to rear cover; front flap has slightly stained the ffep where it rested; INSCRIBED on ffep by Duncan, dated 2 December 1978, New York; shelved case 11.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Publishers, 2009. Small Quarto; pp 403; VG/VG-; gray/blue/white pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight rubbing to exterior; small price sticker to front; small chip to front tail edge; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Katonah: Katonah Village Improvement Society, 1961. Sponsors' edition. Octavo; Sponsors’ edition, no. 214; VG-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, pink with gold print on black banner; Slipcase in pink cloth, spotting, mild edgewear, but clean and strong; Boards in pink cloth, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xvii, 515 pages, illustrated (b&w plates), folded map and portion of DJ laid in.
Port Washington, NY: Kennikat Press, 1971. Octavo: VG/no-DJ: Black spine with a red plate and gold text: Two Volume Set: Boards are strong and have minimal shelfwear, binding is tight, volume II has light dust staining: Textblocks are clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: Vol I- 420 pp, Vol II- 444 pp.
Kansas: University Of Kansas, 1984. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Spine is pink with black text, sunned; DJ has edgewear, age-toning, design is clear, Brodart cover; Boards have edge wear, joints and hinges are strong; Textblock has general signs of handling, content is clear, light age-toning, binding is strong; pp 211; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Tarrytown: Sleepy Hollow Restorations, Inc., 1975. Octavo; VG-/G; Beige spine with blue text; Dust jackets have slightly age toned exterior with lightly rubbed corners, and price clipped front flap, otherwise without defect; Cloths are clean with strong and intact panels; Text block shows slight wear on exterior edges and lightly age toned appearance and writing on front end paper, otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 173.
Baltimore: Henry Vicary, 1828. 12mo; pp 270; Fair/no-DJ; beige spine with handwritten text; printed in election year 1828; Jackson's presidency, 1829-1837; dark brown boards have some scratches, tape mends to spine, worn and frayed edges; text block has darkened due to age, taped gutters, light writing and soiling to pastedowns, foxing throughout pages, tape mends and staining to first few pages; lacking frontispiece; interior clean.