New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1876. First edition. Thick, large quarto in 3/4 brown leather hardcovers with gold gilt; six-band embossed spine; VG; moderate soiling and fraying on corners and edges; strong binding; previous owner's name on ffep; gilt edges clean; paper slightly faded; text and engravings clean; pp. 380; contains 32 engravings on steel and a few from sculpture and wood; shelved aisle 10; please contact us for shipping costs.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1881,1882,1883,1884,1887,1903,1906,1907, Mixed editions. Small Octavo; VG; Navy blue spines with gilt text; 16 volumes: The Antietam and Fredericksburg F.W. Palfrey], pp 228; The March to the Sea-Franklin and Nashville [Jacob D. Cox], pp 265; The Virginia Campaign of 1864 and 1865 [A.A. Humphreys], pp 451; The Mississippi [F.V. Greene], pp 276; The Army Under Pope [John C. Ropes], pp 229; The Blockade and the Cruisers, [J.R. Soley] pp 257; Chancellorsville and Gettysburg [A. Doubleday], pp 243; From Fort Henry to Corinth [M.F. Forge], pp 204; The Gulf and Inland Waters [A.T. Mahan], pp 267; The Outbreak of Rebellion [John G. Nicolay], pp 220; The Shenandoah Valley in 1864 [George E. Pond], pp 287; The Peninsula [Alexander S. Webb], pp 219; Statistical Record [Frederick Phisterer], pp 343; The Army of the Cumberland [Henry M. Cist], pp 289; Atlanta [Jacob D. Cox], pp 274; The Atlantic Coast [Daniel Ammen], pp 273; cloths have slight rubbing to exterior and edges, corners and spine edges lightly faded, boards are strong and intact; text blocks have slight darkening to exterior edges, previous owner's book plates and names to pastedowns and end papers, 3 inch tear to front end paper of The Army Under Pope; interiors unmarked; SHELVED IN AISLE 9; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Boston: Printed by Manning & Loring, 1797. 8vo., 300pp.; VG-; bound in brown leather, spine has red label and gilt lettering; moderate wear to boards, including scratches, scuffing, and rubbing; foxing, age-toning, and mild water-marks to interior; name written on ffep, dated 1801; lower edges of hinges beginning to split; TG consignment; shelved case 1.
Washington DC: USGPO, 1866. Stamps on pasteboard/front end paper. Octavo; G/no-DJ hardcover; Brown spine with faded gold text; Boards strong, heavy rubbing to spine (some material stripped off, showing textblock), lighter to corners, faint stain on bottom of rear board; Textblock age-toned, several small stains through pages; Binding strong; 717pp.
Washington: The 1969 Presidential Inaugural Committee, 1969. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, staple binding; Cover is white with black print and gold seal, mild peripheral soiling; Text block has spotting to endpapers, else clean and tight; “Official Inaugural Program” — cover; unpaged, illustrated (some color).
Mount Vernon: The Mount Vernon Ladies' Association of the Union, 1940. Octavo; G+; Paperback; Spine, stapled; Cover is blue with blue print, rusting staples on binding, some peripheral tanning, slight spotting, bumped lower outer corner; Textblock has slight spotting to edges, water stain at spine through initial pages, clean text; 37 pages, frontispiece, illustrated, some color. Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box J.
Department of State, 2011. First Edition. Quarto; VG/VG; Blue/gold spine with blue text; DJ has slight edgewear and surface scuffing; Boards strong, minor rubbing to corners; Textblock clean; 441pp. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
The Erie County Bar Association, 2000. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Burgundy spine with gilt text; this volume only; Cloth has minor edge wear with light wear exterior, otherwise strong and intact panels; Text block shows light shelf wear on exterior edges due to handling with otherwise clean pages and tight binding; pp 299.
Washington: Inaugural Committee 1957, 1957. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, staple binding; Covered in plain paper wrapper, peripheral soiling, slight tears at spine staples, Cover itself has slight soiling to outside edge, slight creasing along spine, bump to upper right corner (throughout); Text block has mild age-toning to paper, mild soiling at spine; 48 pages, illustrated (some color).
Philadelphia, PA: J. W. Keeler & Company, 1894. First Edition. Oblong Folio, 349 pages; G; bound in publisher's brown cloth, gilt, silver, and black decoration, gilt lettering; binding shaken and somewhat loose; rubbing and wear to boards, primarily to head and tail of spine, corners; shelved front table.
Bowman County, North Dakota: Rural Area Development Committee, 1965. Octavo; pp 488; VG/no-DJ; light brown spine with dark brown text; cloth has light wear to exterior, panel are clean and intact; text block has light ivory toning to exterior edges, previous owner's book plates to front pastedown, interior clean with secure and tight binding; very good condition.
Washington: United States Government Printing Office, 1962. Thick Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Dark blue spine with gold text set in dark red block; Boards are lightly sunned with moderate edge wear, slight scratches on exterior surfaces, otherwise clean & strong; Text block is is slightly age-toned, lightly smudged exterior due to handling; pp 908. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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: Beverley Tucker, Public Printer, 1855. Quarto. Hard cover no dust jacket, G+. Contains all 54 fold-out maps. Tight binding. Foxing to pages throughout the book, but text is unmarked. Embossed boards are in good condition, except for strong sunning to the spine and slightly frayed edges. Title embossed in gilt lettering on the front. A decorative sticker on the inside of the front board. 288 pages excluding the fold-out maps.
1978. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ wraps: White spine with black text: Covers have markings and mild discolorations, edges and spine show minimal signs of shelfwear, inside of font cover bears book plate from previous owner: Textblock shows some darkening due to age, pages show no signs of tears or folds, nearly unmarked except for occasional underlining: Book does not state an author or publisher beyond the original publisher The Goodspeed Publishing Co in 1889, this book was reprinted by J. Roger Huff, historian: 456 pp.
Chicago: The Craig Press, 1890. Octavo; pp 129; G; red spine with dark gilt lettering; very scarce; cloth shows rubbed and sunned exterior, some fraying to fore and spine edges, slight dampstaining toward edges, however boards intact; text block has darkened to fore edges due to age, slightly cocked spine first end paper is loose, cracking to front and rear hinges, interior light marks on page 129; else good;.
Rome: Sesquicentennial Committee of the City of Rome, 1986. revised edition. Small quarto; pp 240; VG-/G+; dark blue spine with white text; rubbing wear to head and tail edges, slight rubbing and sun fading to exterior; slight sunning to exterior cloth; light bumping to head fore corners, strong and clean panels; clean text block exterior and interior; quite good condition;.
Washington: Order of the Senate/Government Printing Office, 1868. Octavo. Good/no DJ - hardback. 3 volumes; Ex-library copies; Volume I: brown and beige spine with adhesive on the bottom and black text/title; boards are strong and clean; bumped corners on the board; ex-library stamp on the front free end page and slightly torn edge at the upper lateral edge; moisture exposure staining on the front pastedown; library due date slip on the back free end page; library slip and adhesive on the lateral edges on the back pastedown; ex-library stamp and pencil writing on the title page; numerical stamp on the page after the title page; binding is strong; textblock is age-toned but clean. Pp. 741 Volume II: Red-purple and beige spine with black text/title and a sticker on the bottom; boards are strong and have two smaller lighter stains on the front; back board has a few scattered smaller stains; ex-library stamp on the front free end page; creases on the front pastedown and front free end page; library due date slip on the back free end page; library slip and adhesive on the lateral edges on the back pastedown; foxing on the front pastedown, front free end page, back free end page, and back pastedown; ex-library stamp and pencil writing on the title page; numerical stamp on the page after the title page; binding is strong; textblock is age-toned with ex-library blue stamp on the last page; textblock is otherwise clean; Pp. 498. Volume III: Brown and beige spine with black text/title with sticker on the bottom; boards are strong with minor scuff marks; adhesive residue on the front pastedown and foxing on the front pastedown; multiple (about 4) ex-library stamps on the front free end page; ex-library stamp and pencil writing on the title page; numerical stamp 3 pages after the title page; library due date slip on the back free end page; library slip and adhesive on the lateral edges on the back pastedown; binding is strong; textblock is age-toned but mostly clean; a few pages in the textblock are creased towards the end. Pp. 401.
New York: J.M Emerson & Co., Publishers, 1860. Quarto; pp 384; G-/no-DJ; Black spine with gilt text; Boards have scratches to exterior, sunning to spine and edges, moderate wear to edges and corners, cracking to joints, condition noted; Text block shows toning to exterior edges, book plate to front pastedown, cracking to hinges; light pencil to last page, interior clean;.
n. p. n. publ. n. d. Large octavo; pp 576; VG-; blue slightly sun faded spines with gilt lettering; 2 volumes: vols. 1 & 2 OPNAV-P-03-100; cloths show minor wear to exterior and corners, boards have strong and intact; text blocks have slight ivory toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name stamped to front pastedowns, otherwise interiors clean;.
Washington, DC: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1998. 8vo., vi, 406pp.; VG; spine tan with black lettering; housed in a plastic bag; softcover; front of wrapper fold slightly at corners, but overall an excellent copy; interior clean; SIGNED by Henry Hyde on title page, flat signature; shelved case 1.
Place of publication not identified: Publisher not identified, 1869. First Edition. 8vo., 240pp.; VG; bound in brown cloth, no lettering on spine, gilt lettering on front board; mild shelfwear, including peeling to corners, small part of tail of spine missing, wear to head of spine; mild age-toning to pages; interior clean; index in rear; shelved case 1.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1957. First Edition. Octavo, 124 pages, VG-/G+; lime green dj, blue and beige title blocks, white lettering: wear with chipping and closed tearing to edges; light age-toning visible to back cover; scattered foxing to back cover and flaps; "$2.50" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, navy blue cloth spine, faux-buckram blue paper boards, bright small gold lettering to spine: minimal wear to boards, very mild fading to head and tail, light bumping/wear to corners; age-toning/wear to text-block, denting to top (top edges of some leaves slightly affected); INSCRIBED by Acheson to James Newmyer on ffep; light age-toning to endpapers and interior, signature and text clear and legible; shelved Window or case 1.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1972. First Edition. Octavo: G+/G: Purple spine with off white text: DJ is in mylar sheath, age toning most prominent on spine and flaps, scuff marks, price clipped on front flap: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing to edges, book plate from previous owner on front paste down, binding tight: Textblock exterior has foxing along all edges, deckled along fore edge, front free page inscribed by the author's widow (Alice Acheson) to a previous owner, rest of text unmarked: First Edition: 253 pp.
Hyde Park, N.Y. [Washington, D.C.]: Abdon Daoud Ackad, 1936. One mounted photograph, measuring 11" x 14", of Eleanor Roosevelt in her inaugural gown, with the signature of Eleanor Roosevelt below; There is some damage to the rear from tape, acid did not bleed through; There are a few small bits of wear and slight creasing; This is the photographer's copy.; JK consignment.
Washington, D.C. Abdon Daoud Ackad, 1955. One mounted photograph, measuring 12" x 17", of the 1955 Warren Court, with the signatures of Justices Felix Frankfurter, Sherman Minton, Hugo Black, Harold Hitz Burton, Earl Warren, Tom C. Clark, Stanley Reed, John Harlan, and William O. Douglas.; One vertical crease running through Justices Harlan and Douglas; JK consignment.
Washington, D.C. Abdon Daoud Ackad, 1957. One mounted photograph, measuring 12" x 17", of the 1957 Warren Court, with the signatures of Justices Felix Frankfurter, John Harlan, Hugo Black, Harold Hitz Burton, Earl Warren, Tom C. Clark, Stanley Reed, William Brennan, and William O. Douglas.; JK consignment.
Washington, D.C. Abdon Daoud Ackad, 1958. One mounted photograph, measuring 12" x 17", of the 1958 Warren Court, with the signatures of Justices William O. Douglas, Charles Evans Whittaker, Hugo Black, John Harlan, Earl Warren, William Brennan, Felix Frankfurter, Potter Stewart, and Tom C. Clark.; JK consignment.
Washington, D.C. Abdon Daoud Ackad, 1962. One mounted photograph, measuring 12" x 17", of the 1962 Warren Court, with the signatures of Justices William O. Douglas, Potter Stewart, Hugo Black, John Harlan, Earl Warren, William Brennan, Felix Frankfurter, Byron White, and Tom C. Clark.; JK consignment.
Washington, D.C. Abdon Daoud Ackad, 1971. One mounted photograph, measuring 12" x 17", of the 1971 Burger Court, with the signatures of Justices John Marshall Harlan III, Thurgood Marshall, Hugo Black, Potter Stewart, Warren Burger, Byron White, William O. Douglas, Harry Blackmun, and William Brennan.; Signed by the photographer in the lower right corner of the photo; JK consignment.
Washington, D.C. 1960. One mounted photograph, measuring 9 1/4" x 13 1/4", on which Robert A. Taft has inscribed his best wishes to the photographer, Abdon Ackad. Text to his signature is the commemorative stamp of Taft which used this very photograph. 'Sen Robert A. Taft / 4 cents stamp' is written on the rear. JK consignment.
San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1960. First Edition, Third Printing. 4to., xviii, 89pp.; VG/VG-; spine white with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; 2 1/2 inch long tear along upper edge of front cover near hinge, mild wear elsewhere; interior clean; SIGNED flat on half-title page by Ansel Adams; shelved case 11.