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Harrisburg: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1991 - 2005. First. Large octavos, four books; G+; Dark blue cloth spine, with gold bands, and dark red label with gilt lettering; Moderate wear to head/tails of volumes one and two, slight bowing to the boards on volume one, and long cut running the length of the spine on volume two; Binding on volume two has separated from spine and textblock is significantly warped (see photos); Volume III is in two books, totaling four books in the set; Textblocks on all volumes has moderate scuffing on bottom edges; CONTENTS: Vol. I. 1682 - 1709 (xix, 880 pp.) -- Vol. II. 1710 - 1756 (xx, 1210 pp.) -- Vol. IIIA. 1757 - 1775 (xiv, 818 pp.) -- Vol. IIIB. 1757 - 1775 (pp. 821 - 1635).
Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999 - 2011. First Edition. Octavos, seven volumes; VG; Black cloth spines with silver lettering; Minor wear to head and tails of spines, single vertical crease along spine of volume three, the corners of volumes four and five are slightly bumped; textblocks are clean, and there is creasing to the bottom left corners of first three pages in volume four; CONTENTS: Vol. I. A - B (1999) / Anderson, Robert Charles; Sanborn Jr., George F.; Sanborn, Melinde Lutz (xcviii, 633 pp.) -- Vol. II. C - F (2001) / Anderson, Robert Charles; Sanborn Jr., George F.; Sanborn, Melinde Lutz (ciii, 739 pp.) -- Vol. III. G - H (2003) / Anderson, Robert Charles (cix, 599 pp.) -- Vol. IV. I - L (2005) / Anderson, Robert Charles (cx, 475 pp.) -- Vol. V. M - P (2007) / Anderson, Robert Charles (cxiv, 665 pp.) -- Vol. VI. R - S (2009) / Anderson, Robert Charles (cxviii, 769 pp.) -- Vol. VII. T - Y (2011) / Anderson, Robert Charles (cxviii, 677 pp.).
Annapolis: The Hall of Records Commission of the State of Maryland, 1960. Limited, First Edition. Small quartos, two volumes; VG/G+; Volume one in green dustjacket with black lettering, volume two (without dustjacket) dark beige cloth with black lettering; Dustjacket on volume one has light wearing to edges, open tear to top edge of back cover near spine, library emendation in blue ink at bottom left of front cover, and light fading to spine; Boards have moderate wear to top and bottom edges, library emendations in ink at bottom left of front covers on both volumes, and light soiling to covers on volume two; Textblock has light age-toning to edges, minimal shelfwear to bottom edges, and library stamp on titlepages; CONTENTS: Vol. I. The courthouses / Radoff, Morris L. (xiv, 175 pp.) -- Vol. II. The records / Jacobsen, Phebe R.; Radoff, Morris L.; Skordas, Gust (ix, 197 pp.); illustrated.
Boston: Dutton and Wentworth, 1855. First Edition. Octavo, 414 pages; G+; Faded dark brown cloth spine with gilt lettering; Rebound in black cloth boards; Boards show mild wear to edges, slightly bumped corners, moderate+ wear to head/tail of spine, a 1.5" tear along the joint at the bottom of front cover, a small closed tear at head of spine, mild shelfwear to faces of front and back covers, and fading to the cloth on the spine; Binding is loose from spine at back cover, but all pages are intact; textblock has moderate age-toning to edges, sporadic foxing to ffeps and frontispiece; emendations in pencil appear on front paste down a former owner's signature on the recto of the frontispiece, and a former owner's ex libris on the front pastedown.
Baltimore, MD: Pegasus Press, 1930. Octavo; 295 pages; G; Bound in Blue cloth with Gilt lettering on spine and front cover; Some edgewear and shelfwear to boards, rubbing to corners, splitting along rear joint; Textblock has foxing along edges and on some pages, previous owner's name on front endpaper, partially split hinge between front endpaper and pastedown; Shelved Case 9.
Ovid NY: W.E. Morrison's & Co., Printers, 1978. Reprinted. Quarto; VG; 1/4 bound black spine with gilt text; reprinted; originally published in 1879; full title: 1806 History of Allegany County, NY with Illustrative Descriptive of Scenery, Private Residences, Public Buildings, Fine Blocks, and Important Manufactories, from Original Sketches by Artists of the Highest Ability; and Portraits of Old Pioneers and Prominent Residents; no jacket; green front and rear panels have mild wear; light scratches to rear; strong, straight exterior; minor wear to corners; exterior text block edges have slight age toning; floral patterned endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; pp 392; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Norristown: Pennsylvania German Society, 1934. First. Ocatvos, three volumes; VG-; Blue cloth spines with gilt lettering; Boards show mild wear to corners and along joints of spine, minor wear to head/tails of spine and light soiling to front abd back covers; Textblocks have light age-toning throughout; tipped-in frontispieces appear in all three volumes; CONTENTS: Vol. I. 1727 - 1775 (lv, 776 pp.) -- Vol. II. Facsimiles 1727 - 1775 (xv, 893 pp.) -- Vol. III. 1785 - 1808 / Indexes (xxix, 709 pp.).
York: Historical Society of York County, 1902 - 1951. First Editions. Octavo, nine parts; VG-; Faded dark blue cloth spine with gilt lettering; contains nine pamphlets of the Historical Society of York County (Pennsylvania) printed between 1902 and 1951, privately bound with original wrappers intact; Boards show moderate shelfwear and fading, especially to hinges of spine; Textblock has varying degrees of light age-toning, some chipping to bound-in wrapper for pamphlet entitled "York in its Relation to the Revolution", and two 1/4-inch closed tears on the top edge of the first page of "History of... Stewartstown"; binding is slightly loose, but all pages of all pamphlets are intact; CONTENTS: Minutes and proceedings of the Historical Society of York County (pp. 1-16) -- Frederick Valentine Melsheimer; A pioneer entomologist and a noted clergyman and author / Prowell, George R. (pp. 17 - 26) -- York in its relation to the Revolution / Jordan, John C. (pp. 27 - 53) -- An historical citizen; career of Phineas Davis / Jordan, John. C. (pp. 55 - 69) -- The mysterious Mr. Smith / Yost, Donald H.  -- Famous visitors to York / Kain, George H. (7 pp.) -- The Baron de Beelen-Bertholf / Young, Henry James (6 pp.) -- Forges and furnaces of York county / Lyles, Victoria (10 pp.) -- York as a supply center for the revolutionary army / Tousey, Thomas G. (12 pp.) -- High time to find high street / Kain, William H. (3 pp.) -- History of the borough of Stewartstown 1851 - 1951 / Kilbourne, John D. (12 pp.).
Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc., 2004. First Edition. Small quarto, xxiv, 945 pp.; VG; Dark blue cloth spine with gilt lettering; There is a slight bow to the front cover, and very light soiling to the front and back covers; Textblock has several pencil notations on pages ix - xi; An 8-page newsletter entitled "Jewels of the Crown" is laid-in at front.
Bowie: Heritage Books, Inc., 1995. Large Octavo, two volumes; VG-; Beige spines with green lettering; Covers have minor wear to edges, and bottom left corners of both volumes are bowed slightly inward; Textblocks have moderate shelfwear to edges; CONTENTS: Vol. I. (460 pp.) -- Vol. II. (322 pp., xliv); illustrated.
San Antonio TX: Borderlands Press, 1989. Limited Edition; 106/300. Quarto; VG/paperback; beige spine without text; second English facsimile reprint limited edition; covers have slight exterior wear; light smudges to rear; fully intact binding; small sticker to rear; exterior edges to text block shows minimal wear; illustrated; interior clean; limited, numbered copies; 106 of 300; pp 154.
Westminster MD: Family Line Publications, 1992. Small Octavo; VG-/paperback; sunned grayish green spine with black text; front and rear panels have mild sunning to edges; fully intact binding; exterior edges to textblock shows just mild tone; minor marginalia in red ink to introduction page; otherwise interior clean; illustrated; pp 161.
Westminster: Family Line Publications, 1995. Octavo, iv, 218 pages; VG; pale blue spine with black lettering; Cover has light sunning along edges, a partially removed sticker at the bottom right corner of the front cover, and minor wear to edges and corners; The textblock shows some minor shelfwear to the top fore-edge.
Leonardtown: St. Mary's County Historical Society, 1996. Octavo, [ii, 159], [ii,119]; VG; Black plastic comb binding; Some light marking on blue coversheets and mild wear to edges and near binding punctures; Textblock has light age-toning to pages at end of volume, and some light wear to fore-edge; Several pages have creased/folded corners; The first book is separated from the second by light blue 8.5" x 11" card paper; CONTENTS: Book I 1777 - 1801 / Charles E. Fenwick [transcriber and compiler], Claude G. Blackwell [indexer] (ii, 159 pages) -- Book II 1801 - 1809 / Claude G. Blackwell (ii, 119 pages).
Roanoke: The Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company, 1934. Limited Edition: #421/425. Quarto, two volumes; VG; Faded red cloth spine with gilt lettering; Boards have mild wear to head/tail of spines and some sunning/wear to the spines of both volumes (spine of volume one has some minor soiling and discoloration); Textblocks have minor and age-toning foxing to edges, and the ffep of volume one has moderate age-toning; CONTENTS: Vol. I. Volume one A - K (xx, 1118 pages) -- Vol. II. Volume two L - Z (xiv, 1181 pages); Limited edition #421 / 425, stated in ink on limitation page; Volumes are separately housed in red cardboard slipcases.
Westminster: Family Line Publications, 1993. First Edition. Small quarto, ix, 518 pages; VG-; Light grey spine with dark blue lettering; Front cover is curled along right edge and creased at bottom right corner, the spine has four crease marks, the back cover has curling at the sop left corner, with moderate wear to bottom and top edges overall; The binding is split between pages 176 and 177, and the sheet comprising pages 177 and 178 is loose but intact; there is minor shelfwear to the top and bottom edges of the textblock.
Washington, D.C. District of Columbia Historical Records Survey, 1940. First Edition. Large octavos, two volumes; VG-; Beige spines with light blue text on volume one (volume two blank); Light age-toning and minor soiling to covers on both volumes, with moderate wear to the head and tail of volume one's spine, and slight crease to the corners/pages at bottom right of volume one; Text-blocks have minor shelfwear to the bottom edges, and first page of volume 1 is loose (but remains attached); CONTENTS: Vol. I. Inventory of Diocese of Washington (xi, 382 pages, one fold-out chart) -- Vol. II. Inventory of Washington Cathedral (iv, 122 pages, one fold-out chart).
Philadelphia: Patterson & White Company, 1934. First Edition. Octavo, xvii, 273 pages; VG-; Green cloth spine with gilt lettering; Boards show moderate wear to head and tail of spine, minor wear to corners, mild soiling to front cover, light fading to cloth and discoloration on back cover; Text-block has moderate age-toning throughout, and sparse foxing (especially on front paste down); Bookplate from Historical Society of Montgomery County (Pennsylvania) on front paste down, and two-page typed document laid in.
Istanbul: Gözlem Gazetecílík Basin Ve Yayin, 2004. Quarto (oblong); VG-/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, red with white print; DJ is clean and bright; Boards in red paper, illustration on front and rear, slight warping but clean and strong; Text block has red ribbon marker, light age-toning to paper, else clean and tight; vi, 330 pages, chiefly tables. [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.].
Philadelphia: Pennsylvania Historical Publishing Association, 1903. First Edition. Large octavos, three volumes; G; Dark green cloth spine with gilt lettering; Boards have moderate to moderate+ wear on all edges and corners, and moderate+ soiling to spines; Binding on all three volumes is loose, but all pages are intact (ffep and subsequent page of volume one are loose); Moderate wear and age-toning to deckled edges of textblock; illustrated; t.e.g.
Sussex UK: Phillimore & Co. Ltd., 1969. Octavo; G+/paperback; gray/white spines with black text; 3 volumes: Vol. 1, Abstracts of Wills, 1484-1798; Vol. 2, Abstracts of Wills, 1484-1798 (continued); Vol. 3, Abstracts of Legal Proceedings, 1566-1700 and Index to the Three Volumes; covers show slight wear to fronts and rears; some rubbing to joints; bindings intact; text block exterior edges have mild tone; interiors good; pp 837.
London: Henry G. Bohn, 1844? Third edition, with a supplement. Octavo; G; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth, original cloth spine affixed to later binding, wear to spine caps and corners, mild shelfwear; Text block has name in ink and surface tear from removed label on front flyleaf, slight age-toning to paper, else clean and tight; “The Royal Armory” includes b&w illustrations, “The General Armory” which makes up the large bulk of the volume is an A-Z listing of of names each with a description of arms; xxvi, frontispiece (color), otherwise unpaged.
Greenville: Keys Printing Company, 1965. Limited edition. Octavo; Limited edition, 250 copies; VG-; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards quarter bound with blue cloth to spine and light blue cloth to boards, slight scratch on front, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Photocopied letter containing genealogical data laid in; xi, 101 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Washington DC: National Genealogical Society, 1982. Octavo; VG; burgundy spine with gilt text; odd volume; no jacket; cloth exterior has minimal wear; minor bumping to corners; straight boards; text block edges have mild wear; Essex map laid in at fep; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; pp 369.
Devon, PA: Cooke Publishing Company, 2002. Reprinted. Octavo; VG-; pp 372; dark green spine with gilt text; reprinted; no dust jacket; cloth has minimal exterior wear; mildly bowed boards; text block exterior edges have little wear; pictorial endpapers; some underlining and marginalia inside; illustrated.
Port Washington, NY: Kennikat Press, 1972. Reissued. Octavo; VG-; dark green spine with silver text; no jacket; reprinted; cloth shows minimal exterior wear; ex-library sticker to spine; strong boards; text block exterior edges show mild toning; ex-library stamp to exterior edges; tight binding; ex-library stamp to endpapers; ex-library pouch to rear pastedown; other slight ex-library markings inside; interior clean otherwise; illustrated; pp 476.
Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1989. Reprint of Second Edition. Octavo; VG-; pp 132; green spine with gilt text; second edition reprinted; no jacket; cloth exterior shows minimal wear; straight boards; tight binding; text block exterior edges mildly toned; dark smudge to p 40; otherwise interior clean; illustrated.
Madison: State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1973. Thin Octavo; VG-; grayish green 1/4 bound spine with gilt text; no jacket; vertical gray and yellow stripes to front and rear panels; straight boards; exterior has mild wear; mylar wrap to cloth; text block edges show light wear; few, small stains to front endpapers; circular stains to pp 29-30; otherwise interior clean; illustrated; pp 94.
Chichester: Phillimore & Co., Ltd., 1975. Small quarto; VG-/ hardcover; Dark blue spine with gilt lettering; Boards show some minor edge- and cornerwear, especially along the bottom, but otherwise clean and strong; Binding is excellent; Textblock has some light water-stain along the base, and a little near the bottom of the fore-edge, but otherwise clean and free of markings; x, pp 265 plus index.
London: University of London, The Athlone Press, 1968. Octavo; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan with brown print; DJ has small tears at spine ends, toning to spine, peripheral toning; Boards in blue cloth, light wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight but for short tear to folded genealogical table; xv, 228 pages, 1 folded genealogical table. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in wraparound bookcase next to 15's.
Ann Arbor: UMI/Books on Demand, 1993. Facsimile Reprint. Octavo; pp 495; VG-; grey spine with silver text; no jacket; facsimile reprint; cloth has slight blue smudges to front; red smudge to rear; otherwise good exterior; small white spot to front fore edge; boards are mildly splayed; text block exterior edges show minimal wear; interior clean; illustrated.
Balitmore: Lucille A. Wallis, 1991-2000. Quarto; 10 volumes; VG; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in bue buckram with gold print, clean and strong; Text blocks clean and tight, illustrated (b&w); CONTENTS: Book I-Part 1. (1992) x, 265 pages — Book II-Part 1. (1991) note in ink on front flyleaf, 346 pages, related ephemera laid in — Book II-Part 2. Teackle-Edmondson, Chapters 1-7 (1993) i, 380 pages — Book II-Part 3. Edmondson Chapter 8-Birckhead (1994, prize letter from MD Historical Society laid in) x, 325 pages — Book III-Part 1. (1991) note in ink on front pastedown, slight amount of ink and pencil notation within, 359 pages, related ephemera laid in — Book III-Part 2. Trudeau (1995) iii, 356 pages — Book III-Part 3. Trudeau Chapter 4 con’t-Mather (1997) iv, 335 pages — Book III-Part 4. Mather (2000) iii, 335 pages — Book IV-Part 1. (1991) slight blemish on front board, 338 pages, related ephemera laid in — Book IV-Part 2. (1992) 279 pages. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X, atop one of the bookcases.
Boston: Wiggin & Lunt, Publishers, 1868. Octavo; G; brown spine with gilt text; rebound; no jacket; this volume only; cloth has slight wear to exterior; ex-library markings to spine; mild rubbing wear to edges; sturdy boards; text block edges have light tone; patterned endpapers; small open cut to title pages; ex-library sticker residue to title page; slight ex-library markings inside; illustrated; pp 192.
Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1965. Reprinted. Octavo; G+; light green spine with gilt text; reprinted; originally published in 1902; no jacket; cloth has slight wear to exterior; sturdy boards; text block edges have light tone; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; illustrated; pp 174.
Noblesville, IN: Sweitzer's Offset Services, Inc., 1984. Small Quarto; VG-; white spine with red and black text; no jacket; cloth exterior shows mild smudges to exterior; strong boards; text block exterior edges show mild soiling; previous owner's name to front pastedown; interior clean; cracking to gutter to p 1; illustrated; pp 361.
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1965. First Edition. Octavo, 146 pages; VG/VG-; spine brown with gilt lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and soiling; mild fading to dust jacket spine; some wear to dust jacket head and tail; small closed tear at upper edge of dust jacket back; auto-pen signature at half title; black and white photos throughout; pages clean; shelved US Political Bios.
Richmond, CA: Jane D. Zimmerman, 1992. Large Octavo; VG-/paperback; red comb spine without text; covers show mild exterior wear; red lettering to front; text block edges have minimal wear; previous owner's name embossed to title page; brownish stain to title page; tight binding; interior clean; illustrated; pp 133.