Boston: Wells and Lilly, 1830. Octavo; pp 574; Fair/paperback; Beige spine with black text to beige label; covers have slight toning to spine, chipping to edges and spine, moderate staining and some soiling and wear to exterior; text block shows slight brown toning to exterior edges, foxing to first and last few pages, previous owner's name to ffep, interior has light stains to some pages with light foxing toward edges, as is;.
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Boston: Wells and Lilly, 1827. Octavo; pp 556; G-/paperback; Beige spine with black text to beige label; covers have slight toning to spine, some wear to edges, light soiling and wear to exterior; text block shows slight brown toning to exterior edges, foxing to first and last few pages, interior has light stains to some pages with light foxing toward edges, as is;.
Octavo; fair/none; brown leather spine with gold text in black panel; quarter-bound with marble boards; considerable scuffing and flaking to boards, but with a text block that is only moderately age-toned, thus eminently readable; binding remains quite strong and tight; lower portion of title page is torn away; 516pp.
Boston: Wells and Lilly, 1830. Octavo; pp 285; G/paperback; Beige spine with black text to beige label; covers have slight toning to spine, some chipping to spine, light soiling to exterior; text block shows slight brown toning to exterior edges, light foxing to first and last few pages, interior has light stains to some pages with light foxing toward edges, as is;.
New York: Fact Magazine, Inc., 1964. volume one, issues 1-6. Small Quarto; G/no-DJ paperback; 6 volumes; Off-white spines with green, black text; Covers have moderately age toned exterior edges with some minor scratches and smudges on panels, however all are intact; Text block has slight wear due to handling with moderate age toning around edges and otherwise clean pages with tight bindings.
New York: Frank A. Munsey & Company, 1893. Large octavo; VG- Hardcover Dark green spine with gold label and green text; spine has slight wrinkles, and bumping to the corners and edges; Front and rear gutters are cracked but volume is in tact;Text block has age-tone with tanned pages and edges otherwise,clean;728p.
New York: Frank A. Munsey & Company, Publishers, 1894. Octavo; VG- Hardcover; Bluish green and gold spine with black text; Boards have moderate rubbing to the front and rear and bumping to the corners; Gutter between front free end-paper and title page is cracked but pages are in tact; front free end paper has an inscription of the previous owner; rear free end papers have foxing; Pages are slightly discolored and edges are minimally deckled otherwise text block is clean; 668p. (Vol.10- Odd Vol.).
New York: Frank A. Munsey & Company, 1893. Large Octavo; VG-Hardcover; Dark green spine with gold label and green text; Boards have wrinkles and bumping to the spine, and stains to the front and rear exterior; Front and rear hinges are slightly cracked but book is tact; Text block is tanned and age-toned otherwise clean; 728p.
New York: Frank A. Munsey & Company, Publishers, 1894. Octavo; G+ Hardcover; Bluish green and gold spine with black text; Boards are shelf worn with severe rubbing to front, marks to the rear, bumping to the the corners and edges; Gutter between front free end-paper and title page is cracked but pages are in tact; Front free end paper also has an inscription of the previous owner and all end papers have severe foxing;edges of the volume are slightly deckled and pages moderately tanned otherwise text block is clean; 674p.(Vol.11- Odd volume).
New York: S.M. Pettengill & Co., Publishers, 1877. Octavo; VG-/Hardcover; Sunned brown rubbed spine with gilt lettering; Heavy shelf wear and age to covers, age blemishes, discoloration spotting, and rubbing along surfaces and corners, fading around sides and edges, sunned spine, bumping at corners, gilt title on front cover; Binding intact, age toning along front and rear paste-downs and free end pages, toned pages, Pettengill sticker on on front free page; Light foxing, blemishes to darkened, age toned text block exterior, text block clean; 344 pp.
Floral Park, NY: The Reader's Digest Association, 1923. Booklet [5x7]; G-; pp ; covers consist of wrappers; exterior show some slight soiling; some wear to spine at staples; partial defect to spine towards tail edge; intact exterior; includes writings by Kenneth L. Roberts, William Jennings Bryant and Gifford Pinchot [Governor of Pennsylvania]; text block has modest wear to exterior edge; interior clean;.
Chicago: What America Thinks, Inc., 1941. Small Thick Quarto; pp 1495; G/no-DJ; dark brown gilt text; personal copy which belonged to the Honorable Dwight Green, former Governor of Illinois; cloth has moderately sunned exterior; some wear to corners; lightly bumped fore corners; strong boards; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; three numbers stamped to rear pastedown; interior clean; previous owner's name to ffep; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Nairobi: The Air Force War Magazine, 1941. Octavo; G+; hardcover with no dust jacket; blue spine with silver text; spine is severely faded with moderate white stains; boards are extremely stained and have marks and scars, rear joint is broken at the top but in tact; front and rear paste downs have inscriptions; front paste down has a plate of logo; text block though legible has foxing on some pages, fore edges and on free end- papers; 124p.
USA: ABC Television Stations, 1965. Thin quarto in slipcase; vg/none; brown spine with black text;minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; shadow browning to both pastedown endpapers; unpaginated; slipcase in VG condition; small cut on one edge. ---Included are booklet in pocket at rear pastedown, and presentation letter dated April 12, 1965 attached to front free endpaper announcing this copy to be "your copy of this privatae edition [undisclosed total print run], Number 735."
Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2008. First Edition. Octavos: VG/no-DJ hardcovers: Black and green spines with white text: Boards are strong and clean with light rubbing, bumping at corners and tails of spines, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean, half title page has ex library stamp from Library of Congress, rest of text unmarked: Two Volume Set: First Edition: 633 pp.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 2018. First Edition/Uncorrected Proof. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: White spine with black text: This is an uncorrected proof: Covers have light shelfwear, some dark smudges, two large stickers on front stating this is an uncorrected proof and publicity info, binding solid: Textblock is clean:438 pp.
New York: The Viking Press, 1934. Second Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; dust jacket w/brod art protective sleeve; spine black w/brown boarders, brown txt, fading, some creasing at joints, inside flaps price cut, wear & fraying at head & tail of spine; boards clean & firm; binding strong, separation at head band; pages show minor wear, aging, in very good condition. 401pp.
New York, NY: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1966. US Edition. 8vo. VG/VG-. lightly sunned DJ spine with wide navy textbox with thin yellow border rounding the curved cornices and perimeter lengths, titling within is a dull ivory and yellow script for the title. small uppercase navy publisher close to tail. enlarged navy textbox, squarish and thinly outlined in yellow, features white author and enlarged cursive script for title, bordered by light gray panel. much fatigued at DJ spine tip, large closed tears and tiny creases, few wrinkles to DJ tail. upper perimeter has two tiny closed tears, else intact jacket area and inner flaps. powder blue clothbound HB, stamped with gold metallic title script between author and publisher. front and are a neat powder blue, unmarred, lightly handled, stamped with gold capital initials of author, aside is a leafy branch. tipped in bookplate of the former Sec. of Defense Caspar Weinberger on tan fep, clear ffep. neat, compact volume, clean interior textblock, no stress to corners or marks. smooth ivory upper and lower edge, rough-cut fore-edge. 255 pp.
Boston, Massachusetts: Boston University Press, 1970. 8vo. VG/VG. finely ribbed ecru DJ spine and front/rear panels. DJ spine neatly imprinted with editor and stacked main title, followed closely by publisher. jacket front features brown/ivory circle beneath centered brown lettering, slightly enlarged and aligned centrally from upper edge to illustration. shelfwear minimal. medium brown clothbound HB, stamepd with gilt titling, each is left-justified, text elements separated y thin gilt bands. unmarred boards, sharply cornered. fep/ffep are a basic ivory. includes 2 illustrations and 7 maps. compact volume, smooth and spot-free head and tail-edge and fore-edge shows unabraded textblock corners and no discoloration to interior or exterior. 508 pp. ISBN# 0872700143.
Beverly Hills, CA: New Millennium Press, 2004. First U.S. Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 298; VG/VG; dark beige spine with multicolored text; dust jacket shows minimal wear to exterior; small sticker to front flap; mylar wraps; cloth clean; strong boards; text block clean; inscribed by author;.
Providence: Brown University Press, 1957. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; tan spine with green text; jacket has protective mylar cover, age toning, rubbing, white stain in front bottom corner; boards are strong and clean; textblock has age toning, edgewear, stamp and small tear on front endpaper, minor underlining in pencil on pages 8 and 9 and in pen on pages 146 and 147, otherwise clean; pp 309.
Austin: University of Texas Press, 1959. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, purple with white print; DJ has small tears across top edge, mild toning to spine, light shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, light wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has blue-tinted top edge, clean and tight; xii, 232 pages.
Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press, 2013. First Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. matte red DJ spine with centered white capitals for title between tiny author and publisher logo; with tipped spine ends, each with thin yellow and white bands. striking red/orange/yellow design brightens excellent DJ front. mauve HB, gilt-stamped titling upon spine. solidly bound and textblock skimmed, with 16 p. mid-volume illustrated section. clear and excellent in above average condition. 312 pp. ISBN# 9780807150504.
New York: Random House, 2002. First Trade Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Red and blue vertical stripes on spine, title in white text: DJ is clean with mild shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean, minor rubbing to edges, binding solid: Textblock is clean, title page signed by the author: First Trade Edition: 233 pp.
New York: Random House, 1948. first. Octavo; G+/G-; Dark yellow spine with tan & black text; Dust jacket has 1 inch tear at top front edge as well as generally fraying edges, sunned spine with age toned surfaces, price clipped; Boards are sunned with slightly age toned exterior, lightly rubbed corners, otherwise strong; Textblock is slightly age toned with light foxing on exterior fore edge; pp 301.
Chicago: Pellegrini & Cudahy, 1947. First Edition. Bookplate of James Goode on front pasteboard. Octavo; VG/G; Gray spine with white text; DJ with mylar exterior, front cover interior flap price clipped, few 0.5" open tears around corners; Boards strong, moderate rubbing and slight discoloration to corners; Textblock clean; 180pp.
Boston: Branden Press, 1980. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Light tan spine with brown text. DJ has shelf wear, age toned spine, small tears on front; Boards have bumping on bottom corners, cocked spine, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has light wear on edges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 262.
Illinois: Northwest Publishing Company, 1925. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; spine blue w/silver text, some wear and fraying at top and bottom, cocking otherwise good; boards firm, library card holder in back but clean; binding strong, some separation from headband not major, minor separation at hinges, pages in good condition, some aging, stamps on text block, 3rd to last and free front page, imprint on title, but in good condition. 301pp.
Philadelphia, PA: Lay & Brother, 1856. First Edition. Octavo; G/No jacket hardcover; Red spine with gilt lettering; Boards are rubbed on all sides, fraying and chipping to the edges, especially at the corners, two chips to the fore edge; Spine is rubbed and lettering faded; Binding is sturdy; Text block is age toned and contains several instances of marking/underlining with red pen throughout the text; 194 pages with several pages of ads. CASE # 12.
Carbondale and Edwardsville: Southern Illinois University Press, 1998. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 263; VG/G+; grayish beige spine with red and ivory text; NML ex-libris; dust jacket has lightly sunned spine; ex-library stickers to spine; mylar wrap; cloth clean; text block shows light ivory tone to exterior edges; slight bookplate residue to ffep; frontispiece; slight ink to cooyright page; interior clean; sticker to rear pastedown;.
New York: Random House, 1973. First Edition, Second Printing. 8vo., 383pp.; VG-/VG-; spine white with black and blue lettering; dust jacket has some shelfwear and minor tears, including small tear near upper front hinge, chip to upper front hinge, price uncut, now protected in a mylar covering; text clean; number line reads 98765432;.
Munich: Albert Langen. First limited edition. Tall folios in brown hardcovers with gold letters: Good condition (see all five photos for details); moderate soiling on boards; some shelf wear and tears on spines, not detrimental to binding; ex-library small stamp inside front page; lithographs' paper faded; 3 volumes contain 72 lithographs each, one of them on the Bonaparte's era; another volume contains cartoons from newspapers; with introductory comments in German; Shelved on rare/exp bookshelf near stairs on sales floor Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to restriction(s).
Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press, 1988. US Printing. Qto. VG-/ - no DJ. ecru wraps spine with black titling from head to foot of lightly stained spine. several reading creases descend down lengthy spine. thumbed lightly, ecru panels smudged moderately. ivory facsimile reprinted sheets with text in French language. bit or marginal notation and underlining. as is. generally used copy with 399 pp. ISBN #080326576X.
Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1988. Quarto; VG+/VG-; white spine, black lettering; dust jacket has general shelfwear, minor edgewear, general light soiling, sticker on rear, rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, small closed tear on rear head fore corner, small closed tear on rear hinge head; boards strong, very minor rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, minor bumping on head fore corners and spine tail edge; text block slightly age toned, stamp on half title page; ix, 399pp.
East Petersburg, PA: Fox Chapel Publishing, 2011. Octavo; pp 288; VG-/paperback; light grayish spine with black text; covers show mild wear to exterior; flaps; intact panels; text block has light soiling; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated; signed and inscribed by author to Representative Adam Schiff;.
New York: Horace Liveright Inc, 1926. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Age-toned beige spine with brown text/title; book has distinctive odor of smoke; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; dj is price-clipped at the lateral edges of the inside flaps; boards are strong and clean; circular opening at the back free end page; binding is strong; deckled fore-edge; textblock is clean. Pp. 502.
Paris: Editions Sociales, Instutut Maurice Thorez, 1975. Quarto; Good; dark beige spines with black text; no jackets; 2 volumes: vol. 1, pp 567; vol. 2, pp 582; cloths have slight foxing to exteriors; lightly sunned spine; sturdy boards; text blocks show slight shelf wear to exterior edges; black marker writing to exterior tail edge, vol. 2; frontispieces; ex-Library of Congress surpluses; some ex-library markings inside; interior pages show light toning toward edges; profusely illustrated; text in French; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1979. Octavo; VG-; hardcover; boards strong, minor edgewear, minor rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, small tear on rear fore corner, minor soiling on interiors; text block has occasional soiling and light foxing towards front and rear, foxing along exterior edges; viii, 580pp.
Boston: The American Education Society, 1841. Octavo; pp 484; Fair; dark brown spine with gilt text to black label; this volume only; cloth has some rubbing wear to exterior; fraying to edges and corners; cracking to front and rear joints; text block has age toned exterior edges; foxing sprinkled throughout pages; stamped numbers to rear pastedown; illustrated;.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1978. Octavo; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ has tears across top edge and to flap fold corners, edgewear, mild shelfwear; Boards quarter bound with black cloth to spine and grey paper to boards, silver print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; 332 pages, illustrated (b&w).