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.
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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.
Washington D.C. U.S. Department of Transportation, 1987. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/No-DJ; Spine is red with silver text; Boards have some rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, scratches and scuffs, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 340.
New York: Doubleday, 1967. First Edition. Octavo, 400 pages; VG/VG; spine is beige with black lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price cut, has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, with minimal fraying at the top and bottom of the spine, spine has minor discoloration due to sun exposure; binding and pages clear; signed by Dwight Eisenhower on a plate on the ffep; SG Consignment; shelved case 5.
Washington, D.C. United States Government Printing Office, 1960. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; spine red with black spine label, gilt lettering; boards strong, clean, minor scuffing on back cover, minimal to minor shelf wear, no markings or stains; textblock clean, minimal wear, no writing/markings, no underlining. pp. 933. SHELVED IN AISLE 10.
Washington, D.C. United States Government Printing Offices, 1960. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; spine red with black spine label, gilt lettering; boards strong, clean, minor scuffing on back cover, minimal shelf wear; textblock clean, minimal wear, no writing/markings, no underlining. pp. 1202. SHELVED IN AISLE 10.
Washington, D.C. United States Government Printing Offices, 1959. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; spine red with black spine label, gilt lettering; boards strong, clean, couple of minor scuffs/marks on covers, minimal shelf wear; textblock clean, minimal wear, no writing/markings, no underlining. pp. 935. SHELVED IN AISLE 10.
Washington, D.C. United States Government Printing Office, 1958. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; spine red with black spine label, gilt lettering; boards strong, clean, very minor scuffing on back cover, minimal shelf wear; textblock clean, minimal wear, no writing/markings, no underlining. pp. 939. SHELVED IN AISLE 10.
New York: Baker and Scribner, 1850. Fourth edition. Octavo; Fourth edition; 3 volumes; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown embossed cloth, tattering to hinges, worn exposed corners, mild shelfwear; Text blocks have title written on bottom edge, penciled name on title pages, intermittent spine breaks, significant foxing throughout, paper stiff with mild puckering; First two volumes bear designation “In two volumes, Fourth edition” on title pages; Third volume bears designation “In three volumes” with no edition statement on title page; All volumes dated 1850; 3 vols. (348, 312, 396 pages), frontispieces, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2013. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with red and black print; DJ has slight edgewear, else clean and bright; Boards in white paper and red cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; xiii, 219 pages, illustrated (color plates).
New York: Oxford University Press, 1971. Octavo; vg-/fair; dj, white spine with black text; dj, moderate rubbing and chipping; 4" closed tear, middle of front cover, near spine; HB, tan cloth spine with black and white text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; pencil and red ink markings in text block; 377pp. Offered as is, ink markings.
London: Oxford University, 1971. Octavo; G+/G; Cream spine with black text; DJ has multiple open/closed tears up to 1" around edges, slight surface scuffing; Boards strong, minor rubbing to corners; Textblock has card pocket attached to rear end paper (appears as ex-library copy, no stamps), otherwise clean; 377pp.
Springfield, MA: Patriot Publishing Co., 1912. First Edition. Booklets [8x11]; Fair/paperback; multicolored [blue, brown, tan]; full title: The Civil War Through the Camera: Hundred of Vivid Photographs Actually Taken in Civil War Times Together with Elson's New History in Sixteen Parts Comprising a Complete History of the Civil War; covers show noticeable wear to exteriors; some chips to edges; covers of part one have detached at spine, but both still present; light soiling to some exteriors; text blocks show some staining towards some edges; darkening to exterior edges; slight toning to interiors; profusely illustrated.
Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1993. Octavo; pp 244; VG-/G; white spine with black text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior, minor wear to edges; cloth has slight sunning to exterior, minor rubbing to corners, strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Salt Lake City, UT: Utah State Historical Society, 1996. Octavo: VG/G+: Dark and light green spine with dark green text: DJ has general shelfwear, 2 inch closed tear at head edge of front, some light scuff marks: Boards are strong and clean, light edgewear, slight bumping to head and tail of spine and corners, binding tight: Textblock exterior is clean, half title page is inscribed by the author to a previous owner, rest of pages unmarked: 334 pp.
Washington: Wendell and Van Benthuysen, Printers, 1848. First Edition, House of Representatives issue. Octavo, 11, 614 pages; rebacked with contemporary calf boards preserved, new spine with label preserved, burgundy morocco with gilt lettering; moderate rubbing to boards; mild foxig throughout; First edition, House of Representatives issues of the report, containing the reports of Lieutenant Abert, Colonel Cooke, and Captain Johnson as well as that of Emory; the Senate issue only contained the Emory report; with both folding maps; profusely illustrated; shelved case 1.
Carpinteria: Legacy Publishing, 1993. Quarto; VG/VG-; Light blue/green spine with black text; dust jacket has minimal shelf wear small tear on rear at spine toward head edge & light indentations on front, otherwise exterior is clean and intact; cloth has very slightly sunned exterior with strong, sturdy & clean panels; text block has slight wear on exterior edges with unmarked text pages and tight binding; pp 96.
Rockland: The Courier-Gazette, Inc., 1973. reprint. Octavo; VG-/VG-; light blue spine with black text; dust jacket is covered with mylar and has lightly sunned; lightly rubbed exterior & edges; some chipping at corners & minor edge wear; cloth has minimal wear on exterior; strong & intact panels; text block has slight wear on exterior edges, due to handling; text pages are unmarked and are intact; good condition; pp 352.
London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co., Ltd, 1910. First Thus. Octavo; pp 508; Fair/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; cloth shows moderate wear to exterior; some fraying to spine edges; repaired cracks to front and rear joints, condition noted; some rubbing wear to edges and corners; text block has age toned exterior edges; small chips to fore edge of ffep; some writing to half title page; frontispiece with tissue guard; illustrated.
n.p. The National Historical Society, 2008. Facsimile Reprints. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; red spines with gilt text; 4 volumes in 6 books: Vol. 1, Parts 1 and 2, General History; vol. 2, Maryland and Virginia; vol. 3, Parts 1 and 2, Virginia, vol. 4, North Carolina; cloths show slight wear; strong boards, silver toned design to fronts; text blocks have very slight wear to exterior edges, interiors clean; tight bindings; Shelved above Civil War History.
New York: Crown Forum, 2007. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG; Black spine with red & white text; Dust jacket has small discoloration stain at inside front head edge, otherwise clean; Boards are clean and strong; Text block is slightly age toned with remainder mark on tail edge exterior, otherwise clean; pp 663.
Boston: Nathan Hale; and Allen & Ticknor, 1834. Booklet [6x8]; pp 104; Fair; blue spine without text; missing covers; text block shows noticeable foxing to first and last pages and exterior edges; some foxing toward edges of interior; tape mends to page 104; chips to few last pages at edges, as is; ex-library text stamped to title page;.
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1954. First edition. Octavo; G/G-; Light blue spine with black text; Dust jacket is slightly age toned exterior, mostly on rear with small tears along spine and edges, lightly rubbed with foxing along fore edge; Boards have sunned spine and edges, otherwise panels are strong and undamaged; Text block has slightly age toned exterior edges with tight binding and unmarked pages; pp 223. Inscribed by author.
London: GILES, 2009. Quarto, 320pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Bumping and shelf-wear. Dust jacket is bright and clean, encased in a protective mylar covering. No markings or creases to the text. Binding is sturdy. Shelve: AMERICAN HISTORY - GENERAL Spine is predominately navy blue and red with white text.
New Haven & London: Yale University Press, 1966. Reprint. Octavo hardcovers in four volumes, in VG condition; plus supplement in wraps in VG condition. Previous owners name stamp in all volumes repeated bottom text block, front endpapers, half-title page. Grey cloth covered boards. Minimal shelfwear. Small open tear in Volume 1 cloth spine corner. All else very good. Shelved above African American Studies.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1938. First Edition. Octavo, 593 pages; VG/Fair; spine black and white with black and white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price cut; dust jacket has moderate chipping, primarily to head and tail of spine, corners; with map in pocket in rear; interior clean; shelved case 1.
New York: Farrar, Straus & Young, 1953. First Edition, First Printing. large Octavo, 282 pages, VG-/no DJ; dark green buckram spine, gold title block with faded orange cursive lettering to head, orange paper boards: bumping/fraying to head and tail, fading to margins of boards (particularly to top margin of front board), mild circular liquid stain to front board (likely from a mug or other container), minor liquid staining to back board; spine cocked, front board somewhat shaken, binding strong; mild bumping with chipping to corners; light age-toning to margins of interior, text and graphics unaffected; SIGNED by Field to ex-libris 'with best wishes from the author' label affixed to recto of first blank page; signed by previous owner to ffep and title page; shelved Case 12.
Hancock: Quincy Mine Hoist Association in cooperation with the Program in Industrial History and Archaeology ... 1997. Octavo (oblong); VG/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, cream with black print; DJ has label taped to spine, else clean and bright; Boards in brown cloth with orange print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for embossed owner stamp on title page; Published “in cooperation with the Program in Industrial History and Archaeology, Department of Social Sciences, Michigan Technological University (Houghton, Michigan)” — title page verso; ix, 126 pages, illustrated.
New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1967. Octavo; pp 536; G/Fair; ivory spine with dark blue and brown text; dust jacket has moderate soiling to exterior; some chips to edges, as is; slight staining inside dj's edges; cloth shows staining to exterior edges; strong boards; text block has noticeable soiling to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
Philadelphia and London: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1908. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Red spine with black text; 2 volumes; Cloths are covered by custom dust jacket and have mylar overlay; cloths have moderately sunned exteriors and spines; Text blocks have previous owner's name on ffep; cracking along binding at front hinge of vol. 1 almost detached front panel and slight cracking at rear hinge; vol. 2 has slight cracking as well at front hinge, as is; exterior edges have darkened due to age w/ deckled fore edges; previous owner's embossed stamp on first few pages of vol. 2 pages are unmarked, bound & present; pp 1157.
Boxford, MA: Jane Fletcher Fisk, 1987. Octavo; pp 980; G/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; 2 volumes; full title: Thomas Cooke of Rhode Island: A Genealogy of Thomas Cooke alias Butcher of Netherbury, Dorsetshire, England, WHo Came to Taunton, Massachusetts, in 1637 and Settled in Portsmouth, Rhode Island in 1943; cloths show slight sunning to exteriors; minor wear to corners; strong boards; text blocks show light foxing to exterior edges; light foxing to endpapers; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Boston; New York: Houghton Mifflin Company; Harper & Brothers, 1880-1904. Various Editions. Octavos, 28 volumes; VG; all volumes matching 3/4 bound in brown leather, spine with 6 compartments, two with gilt lettering and a single rule border, the others with a double ruled border; marbled boards, endpapers; top edges gilt;name of F. A. Delano on spine tail in gilt on all volumes; Frederic Adrian Delano II was a member of the Delano family as a son of Warren Delano Jr. and Catherine Robbins Lyman, brother of Sara Ann Delano, and uncle of U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Among other accomplishments, he was the chairman of the influential National Capital Park and Planning Commission and helped approve and oversee the building of the Pentagon.; heavy, please contact for shipping costs; shelved above WWII.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 2017. Octavo. VG/VGood DJ. Red, blue, and white spine with white text/title; dustjacket has a few black stains on the front and some moisture exposure staining; dustjacket has some mild creases close to or along the edges; boards are strong and mostly clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 740.
Golden Glow Publishing Company, 1977. Second Printing. Octavo; VG/G+; volume 1 has yellow spine, black lettering; volume 2 has white spine, black lettering; volume 3 has green spine, black lettering; all volumes' dust jackets have significant shelfwear, significant edgewear, general soiling, open and closed tears along head and tail edges, closed tears and rubbing on fore edges, rubbing and open tears on fore corners, open tears and chipping on spine edges, spines sun toned; all volumes' boards strong, minor shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing on hinges, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, spines slightly sun toned, interiors age toned; all volumes' text blocks age toned, very light soiling on exterior edges; volume 1 dust jacket has tape on front fore edge and spine and read head edge, cup ring stain on front; volume 2 dust jacket has tape on front fore edge; volume 3 dust jacket price cut; inscriptions by author on front end papers; 3 volumes [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 1965. Octavo; VG/VG; Black spine with White and Blue text; Dustjackets have some edgewear, some shelfwear, otherwise clean, Volume 1 has slight closed tear along head edge of front cover, slight closed tear along rear joint, Volume 2 has closed tear along tail edge of front joint, faint smudges on rear cover, Volume 3 has small closed tear along tail edge of front joint, Volume 4 has small closed tear along head edge of front joint; 4 Volumes, Vol. 1-1965, Vol. 2-1968, Vol. 2-1970, Vol. 4-1972; Boards strong, clean, slight edgewear, Volume 2 has bumping to corners; Volume 1 Textblock has Faint stains on head edge, fore edge, small black mark on page 182, otherwise clean, Volume 2 Textblock has faint stains on fore edge, small black mark on page 539, otherwise clean, Volume 3 clean save faint stains on fore edge, Volume 4 has faint stains on fore edge, otherwise clean; Volume 1 390 pp.; Volume 2 599 pp.; Volume 3 466 pp.; Volume 4 554 pp. Editions/printings unknown, please contact seller for additional information Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].