Washington, DC: Committee on Governmental Affairs, 2003. Octavos: VG-/no-DJs paperbacks: Green spines with black text: 5 Volumes plus index (6 total): Paper, perfect bound volumes containing transcripts from congress 1953: Covers have general shelfwear, slight age toning to perimeters, volumes 1 and 2 have wavy warping of covers and textblock due to weight, storage and type of binding: Textblocks are clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: Volumes 1-4 3642 pp, Volume 5- 590 pp, Index- 38 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.].
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1962. Thick Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Red spine with gold text; Boards are slightly sunned on exterior with light rubbing & light stainns on panels, minor edge wear and overall clean & sturdy; Text block shows minor shelf wear, slightly age toned with clean pages; pp 863.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1968. Thick Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Red spine with gold text; Boards are slightly sunned on exterior with light rubbing on panels, minor edge wear and overall clean & sturdy; Text block shows minor shelf wear, slightly age toned with ink writings on title page and pastedowns and otherwise undamaged; pp 1356.
Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1973. Octavo; G-/no-DJ paperback; Light green spine with black text; Volume 2 only; Covers are age toned with smudges and edge wear, also moisture stains on back cover, head edge and last few pages; Textblock is age toned with foxing on exterior edges; pp 325.
Washington: William A. Harris, 1858. Thick Octavo; G/no-DJ; Light brown spine with gold text on a dark red bar; Boards are moderately sunned with slight rubbing along edges and corners, overall intact with strong panels; Text block has previous owner's book plate on front pastedown and has darkened slightly due to age and handling, with otherwise unmarked pages with tight binding; pp 1024. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Washington: William A. Harris, 1858. Thick Octavo; G/no-DJ; Light brown spine with gold text on a red bar; Boards are moderately sunned with slight rubbing along edges and corners, overall intact with strong panels; Text block has previous owner's book plate on front pastedown and darkened slightly due to age and handling, with otherwise unmarked pages with tight binding; small tear at head fore edge of title page. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
1995. Small Quarto: VG-/no-DJ wraps: White saddle stitched spine with no text: Covers have some shelfwear, mostly concentrated around the head, tail and corners, some scuffing and scratches, large sticker on front cover possibly ex library: Textblock is clean and free of markings, folds and tears: 86 pp.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1963. Thick Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Red spine with gold text; Boards are slightly sunned on exterior with moderate scratching & rubbing on panels, minor edge wear and overall sturdy; Text block shows minor shelf wear, slightly age toning & smudging on exterior edges with unmarked pages and otherwise undamaged; pp 880.
Albany, NY: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford, State Printers, 1896. 8vo., 1024 pp., VG-; black cloth boards, copper lettering to spine; overall wear to boards with scattered superficial material loss, bumping to corners; starting hinge between title page and p. 3, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; bumping to head and tail of spine, cloth torn to back towards head, lettering faded yet legible, "VOL. 1 / 1896" stated to tail; age-toning/foxing to text-block, creasing to bottom corners of pp. 41-171 visible from text-block; mild age-toning and scattered foxing/other minor imperfections to interior, text clear and legible; though header of report to p. 3 states State of New York Assembly "No. 53" in session Feb. 11, 1896, no other page other than p. 7 does it also state "No. 53," all other pages state "No. 98"; lacks VOL. 2: text to p. 1024 ends abruptly, pagination likely continuous between the two vols.; shelved Case 1.
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1937. Thick Octavo; G/no-DJ; Black spine with gold text; Boards have moderately sunned exterior with rubbing along edges and spotting on rear near head edge, panes are slightly cocked; Text block has some wear due to age and handling with good binding, slight writing on preface page, pages are clean; pp 1140. Map in rear pouch. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Chicago, Illinois: Lawrence Hill Books, 1989. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. DJ panel is awash in shades of medium blue weakening to lighter blue gently from upper perimeter and across full jacket panel area. thin white and half-italicized uppercase title, black uppercase author and tiny centered publisher close to DJ tail. ivory inner flaps, front is creased down its length, rear is neat with b/w photo of author. DJ spine ends and corners are mildly shelfworn. black clothbound HB, titles imprinted in white upon DJ spine, light lilac/gray cloth for front/rear panels. SIGNED TO HAYNES JOHNSON, PULITZER-WINNING JOURNALIST ON RIGHT FEP. light off-white glossy section at mid-volume featuring unnumbered b/w photos with text detail. interior is lightly handled and without marks. generally wellbound and showing mild shelfwear to exterior jacket and volume. 267 pp. ISBN # 1556520662.
New York: Carroll and Graf Publishers, 2007. Octavo; VG+/VG; Copy signed by author; Black spine with gold and silver text; Signed copy sticker on front of DJ, otherwise minor shelf wear; Boards strong, corners sharp, binding strong; Author's signature on title page, otherwise textblock clean, pages crisp, pp 472.
Wisconsin: The Univeristy of WIsconsin Press, 1968. Second Printing. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. mild wrinkle veins and creases from reading on the red spine, a touched sunned but with white author and publisher; black uppercase title centered between. compact volume shape, strong and securely bound wraps copy. illustrations on p. 129, between p. 162-163. clean text and unabraded edges all sides. 314 pp.
New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1937. First Edition. 8vo., 400 pp., VG/G; tan (age-toned) DJ with faded yet legible red lettering and Yale University colophon to spine, red lettering and decorative motif to front cover; closed tears to edges of DJ; chipping with material loss to head and tail of spine ("S" in "CAPITALISM" to title on spine somewhat obscured), bottom edge of front cover (first "S" in "PRESS" mostly obscured), hinge and top edge of front cover, and top edge of back cover; liquid staining to spine and to top and bottom edges of front cover; small red stain towards bottom edge of back cover; top right-hand corner of front flap price clipped; DJ protected by mylar; maroon cloth boards, bright gilt lettering and Yale University colophon to spine; bumping/mild chipping to head and tail of spine, slight cocking to spine, very slight shelf lean; minimal wear to boards, slight bumping to corners, slight cocking to boards; boards slightly shaken, binding intact; age-toning and mild wear to text-block; age-toning and occasional closed tears/mild staining to interior, text legible; sticker from previous bookseller to bottom of front paste-down; pub. 1937 by Yale University stated to title and copyright pages; shelved Case 10.
Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 1992. US Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG. light gray glossy DJ spine with bright medium blue title, with smaller auburn subtitle and tiny black author justified beneath; further down small black publisher at foot. densely titled jacket front. edgewear is light. skimmed ivory textblock interior. a solid volume throughout, complete 248 pp. ISBN# 0700605304.
New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Co. 1991. First Edition. 8vo. VG=/VG+. white glossy spine with yellow, black lettering. panel was neat and clean on the perimeter with small bump at head of spine. black cloth hardcovers and spine with silver lettering, light bumps at spine ends. bright fep and ffep, unmarked and with bookplate from Caspar W. Weinberger tipped in. clean and excellent textblock, exterior is in very good shape. 288 pp. ISBN # 0393030156.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1919. Autograph edition (#25 of 500). Set of four thick octavos rebound in 3/4 blue hardcovers with black leather and gold letters; VG/VG; ex-library and ex-libris stickers inside boards; moderate soiling and shelf wear; deckle edges; slightly age-toned; signature on front dedicated page; color frontispiece illustrations and portrait; vol. 1 1755-1788; vol. 2 1789-1801; vol. 3 1800-1815; vol. 4 1815-1835; please contact us for shipping costs.; shelved above law.
Guilford, CT: Lyons Press, 2015. Octavo: VG/VG: Light green spine with dark brown and dark green text: DJ has light shelfwear, some bumping to tail of spine: Boards strong and clean, light bumping to tail of spine and upper corner, mild rubbing: Textblock exterior is clean, half title page inscribed by one of the author's to a previous owner, pages otherwise unmarked: 225 pp.
Sterling, Virginia: Earthscan, 2007. First US Edition. slim 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. white HB spine with black lettering for title and smaller font for editors, tail finished with publisher title/symbol. front panel is light peach, with caliper measuring egg, titling on black and deep orange bands beneath illustration end at midsection. much rubbed, shadowiness is a quality to front and rear hardcovers. bright white endpapers, textblock within also a bright white. four text interior pages have folded over corners. included within chapters are 7 figures and 8 tables. there is no writing or discoloration through volume, just the dog-eared corners on thumbed pages. 146 pp. ISBN # 9781844073986.
Washington, D.C. American Enterprise Institute, 1967. First edition. Octavo. VG in VG- dust jacket. Blue spine with black lettering. Slight shelf-wear to dust jacket panels at the corners and extremities of jacket spine. Covers clean, binding strong, text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 167pp.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1988. First Bicentennial edition; signed. Large quartos in 3/4 navy blue marble with burgundy leatherette; gold letters on spine; VG; minimal soiling; minor soiling on external edges; dedication and signature on ffep; vol. slightly slanted upwards; slight foxing on vol. 2 external edges; contains numerous illustrations and photographs in color and black and white throughout; pp. 800 and 682; shelved in Case # 1; please contact us for shipping costs.
Washington, DC: U.S. Government, 1988. Bicentennial Edition. Quarto: VG-/no-DJ: Navy blue spine with gold text: Boards are strong with multiple white stains, light general shelfwear, binding is tight: Textblock is clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears: 800 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.].
Beverly Hills, California: Sage Publications, 1983. First Printing. small 8vo. VG/VG-. dark blue DJ spine, with whitish edgewear to the jacket panel perimeter, tiny cuts and abrasive contact concentrated at spine ends, closed cut to the bottom left of DJ spine tail. shelfwear is heavy and rubbing has left patches of whitishness along panels and fore-edge side folds. inner flaps are a slender and neat ivory. DJ under clear protective cover. dark navy HB, clothbound with a sheen on all sides, titling stamped in silver from head of spine to tail. gently bumped at corners. stamped lightly upon right fep, ffep is a blank white. light ivory textblock interior, sturdy binding with no markings nor blemishes to exterior edges. poor jacket over excellent volume. 319 pp. ISBN # 0803919883.
Chicago, Illinois: The University of Chicago Press, 1955. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. red DJ spine, with white block lettering, author in black at mid-spine, tiny black logo with white publisher logo. abrading and tiny creases at tip and tail of spine. front and rear jacket covers are largely b/w pictorial, beneath panel-wide bands, title on ivory in oversize block letters and full author in black on red strip. chafed at extremities. clipped front inner flap. medium blue clothbound HB, tiny gilt-stamped titling. puckered spine ends, with gently bumped corners. prior owner's address label on right fep. petite 8vo. interior wear slight and red-tinted head-edge. 206 pp., sheets are neatly aligned. rear ffep has tipped in browned article. as is.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1981. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG; Tan spine with brown and blue lettering; Jacket has some wear at all edges, discolored near the edges, now protected by a mylar brodart cover; Boards are straight with some light wear to the edges; Binding is tight; Outer edge of text block is foxed, interior is bright and clean; NOTE: Book has been signed by the author; 344 pages.
Washington: The Congress of the United States, 1856. First edition. Set of three thick, large folios in embossed hardcovers; VG; original boards with spines neatly repaired; new end pages in thick tan paper; all boards discolored with slight fraying around edges; black engraved letters on spines; dusty edges; vol. 1 (pp. 537) contains abundant colored plates and engravings; vol. 2 (pp. 414) contains colored plates of fauna and fish as well as large sets of folded maps at the end; vol. 3 (pp. 703) contains an introduction followed by 352 plates of zodiacal light observations; all in good condition; due to size and weight of items, please contact us for shipping costs; CB consignment. SHELVED: Above Anthropology.
Lancaster: author, 1807. First edition. 10mo, 85pp + plates in calf; VG-; front board and end-papers missing, spine heavily abraded, back board hinge starting with heavy shelf wear; title page with cuts; first half of book stained probably by water damage; paper heavily discolored and wobbled; text clean with cuts on two pages, eight plates listed, plate VIII missing and plate VII about half missing, rest are present and very worn.
Philadelphia: General Committee, 1850. first. octavo in brown cloth with black letters; Good-; spine covered with beige tape; boards with substantial soiling and wear; hinges dusty, detached and worn; paper discolored and foxed; set of folded charts at the end worn and detached; pp. 115; shelved in room 12.