Washington: R.O. Polkinhorn, Printer, 1879. 32mo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown canvas tape; Boards separated from textblock and held in place by canvas tape, boards in marbled paper, worn edges, shelfwear, buckling from moisture; Text block has stain to fore edge, puckering due to moisture damage, clean text; 104 pages. Shelved in Ephemera Box 8.
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Woodbridge, VA: Potomac News/Manassas Journal Messenger, 2002. First Edition. Oblong Octavo; pp 156; G-/no-DJ; creamy white spine with black text; cloth has little wear to exterior; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to verso of ffep; slight ink to several pages, as is; profusely illustrated; pictorial endpapers;.
Richmond: Printed by Thomas Ritchie, 1819. Octavo; Poor+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print on red and black banners (faded), top and bottom portions torn away; Boards in brown leather with gold print (faded), mild warping, front and back cover separated from text block, tattering to corners, scuffing, significant shelfwear; Text block without endpapers, significant age-toning and foxing to paper, intermittent spine breaks, water stains to some pages, ink stain to title page; 716 pages.
Hagerstown: Mail Publishing Company. Octavo. VG/hardback. Dark green/black spine with faded text/title; boards are strong and mostly clean, aside from smaller white marks, but title text is overall faded; binding is strong; foxing on the fore-edge; slightly smaller torn area on the front free end page; textblock is age-toned but clean.
Tennessee, USA: General Books, 2010 (orig. 1913). Reprint. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. ivory glossy "faux leather-grain wraps" patterned spine and softcover panels with bold black titling upon spine and larger and centered upon softcover front. no reading crease, like new interior sheets, unblemished inside and to outer edges. 217 pp. ISBN# 9781150133800.
Lynchburg, VA: H. E. Howard, n.d. . Limited First Edition [#312/1000]. Octavo, 108 pages, VG-/VG-; white DJ, golden yellow lettering: light age-toning/mild wear/scattered light fingerprint marks and other minor imperfections to covers of DJ, lettering (especially text to back cover) affected yet clear and legible; sticker to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; navy blue cloth boards, gold lettering: very light soiling to covers, very mild edgewear; light age-toning mostly to top, minor scattered foxing to text-block; signed by pinterior clean; ex-libris bookplate to front paste-down; INSCRIBED by Bearrs to previous owner, dated 12/15/95; SIGNED by Bearss to limitation page, No. 312 of 1000 signed and numbered copies stated to limitation page, "1st Edition" stated to title page; shelved Civil War.
Charleston: Arcadia Publishing, 2006. Thin octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Black spine with white text; Covers have some mild edge wear, occasional very light rubbing to surface, former seller's sticker in bottom left of back cover, binding strong; Textblock interior clean; 128 pp.; Authors' signatures on title page.
Millwood, VA: The American Foxhound Club. Mixed Editions. Octavo; G+; red spine with gilt text; no jacket; HB bound issues of the American Foxhound Club magazine; cloth shows very little wear to front; mild rubbing to rear; exterior; strong boards; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; deckled edges; previouse owner bookplate to front pastedown; interior clean; tight binding; frontispiece; illustrated;.
Indianapolis and New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., Publishers, 1953. First Edition. Octavo; pp 533; VG-/G-; burgundy spine with yellow text; dust jacket has modest wear to exterior; few chips to edges; light soiling to rear; mylar wraps; cloth shows light wear to exterior; lightly rubbed edges; strong boards; text block shows light age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated;.
Cleveland: The World Publishing Company, 1966. Facsimile Edition. Tall quarto in vellum with cloth ties; King James I coat of arms on front cover; pale blue case, velvet lined, with black and white illustration on front cover; VG/VG; case has moderate soiling and slight mark in the back; book in very good condition; slightly slanted forward due to thick vellum; includes pamphlet with historical introduction and bibliographical notes; GP consignment; shelved case 8 1/2.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1928. Large Octavo; pp 64; G+/no-DJ; beige spine with navy text to paper label; cloth has beige spine light blue boards, slight sunning to exterior, some smudges toward edges and spine; text block has some age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; deckled edges; interior clean.
San Antonio, TX: Historical Publishing Network, 2006. First. Quarto: VG/VG: Blue/multicolored spine with orange text: DJ is in very good condition with light general edgewear, very mild scuffing: Boards are strong and clean with shelfwear mainly concentrated at tail of spine and corners: Textblock is clean and bright, pages are free of markings, folds or tears, black and white and color photographs of the subject matter: First Edition: 272 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.
Dunn Loring: Louis J. Maticia, Jr., 1972. first edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Blue spine with white text; This volume only; Cloth has slightly rubbed exterior with minimal edge wear otherwise, panels are sturdy, clean and intact; Text block's exterior shows slight wear with otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; sticker on front pastedown; pp 116.
Richmond: Owens Publishing Company, 1987. Octavo; pp 219; VG-/G; off-white spine with red text; dust jacket shows moderate sunning to exterior; minor chips to corners; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; burgundy exterior; gilt text to spine; slightly splayed front board; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
Williamsburg, VA: The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 1976. Large Octavo; pp 254; G/G-; black spine with white text; dust jacket shows modest wear to exterior; minor chips to edges; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; sturdy boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; slightly cocked spine; illustrated;.
Charleston, WV: West Virginia Publishing Company, 1942. Octavo; pp 383; G/fair; light green spine with ivory text; very rare in dj; dust jacket shows few chips to edges; some rubbing wear to exterior; missing front flap; mylar wraps; cloth has some foxing to exterior, mostly to spine and edges; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated; interior clean; deckled fore edge;.
Richmond, Virginia: The Valentine Museum, 1949. Octavo; pp 286; G+/no-DJ; navy spine with black text to paper label; cloth shows heavy sunning to boards, some spotting to front, moderate wear to edges and corners; mylar wraps; text block has light toning to exterior edges, light foxing to gutters; light pink hue to pages.
New York: The Press of the Pioneers, Inc., 1934. Limited Edition (29/550). Octavo, 189 pages; VG/VG; spine is blue with black lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, , has mild chipping on the top and bottom of the spine, and on the fore edge corners, spine has minor discoloration; binding has minor shelf wear; pages have minor dust build up along the top edge; illustrated endpapers; shelved US Regional Virginia.
West Virginia: Aegina Press, 1995. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG/VG-; Spine is black with yellow text; DJ has general shelf wear, some scratches and marks, some creases, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, edge-wear, some scratches and marks, bumping and rubbing to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, content is clear; pp 429.
New York: Hastings House, Publishers, 1971. Small quarto; pp 236; G/G-; yellow/gray/black spine with black text; dust jacket shows moderate rubbing and scratches to exterior, chipping to corners, small closed tears to head edge; cloth has faded due to sunning with rubbing to exterior, panels are strong and intact; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges, interior clean; sticker residue to ffep;.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1937. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, xxvi, 1140 pages; VG-; Spine black with faded gold print; Boards in black cloth, mild wear and rubbing, binding slightly loose; With both of the two maps in rear pocket; small water-stain to lower fore corner of text block.; Signed on verso of the ffep by 26 members of the Federal Writers Project, including founding director Henry Alsberg, assistant to the director George Cronyn, and assistant director Reed Harris. The remainder are presumed some of the writers or editors hired by the Federal Writers Project to research the book, including composer Ruth Crawford Seeger, anarchist Leonard Abbott, and author/editor Kathryn Coe Cordell. Other listed names include C. W. Foster, Donald C. Kline, J. Frank James, Howard S. Douglas, John C. Rogers, B. Foster Cooke, and Sterling A. Brown.; An important piece of DC history, linking the leadership of the FWP with some of its largely ignored and unrecorded writers and editors. Nowhere in the volume does it list the names of any individual contributors.
Chantilly, VA: Sully Foundation, 1973. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Maroon spine with off white text: DJ has mild general shelfwear, age toning, otherwise clean: Boards are strong and clean, some rubbing along edges: Textblock is age toned, pages are clean and free of markings, folds or tears: 228 pp.
Knoxville: The University of Tennessee Press, 1979. second printing. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; black spine with off-white text; covers are lightly age toned w/few spots on front; exterior is lightly rubbed; residue of tape at head spine edge toward front & rear; 1 inch tear along front gutter at head edge; minor rubbing wear along edges; panels are sturdy & secure; text block has lightly age toned exterior edges; marker marking at head edge exterior; heavy highlighting & underlining toward center of text; pp 231.
Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1975. First Edition. Octavo (oblong); First Edition; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white print; DJ has portions torn away from bottom and top edges, tears along edges and at flap fold corners, smudging/shelfwear; Boards in grey and black cloth with silver print, slight bump to front top right corner, slight wear to spine caps; Text block has name on front flyleaf, mild water damage to top edge throughout, text clean and tight; xiv, 231 pages, illustrated.
Gaithersburg, Maryland: Butternut Press, Inc., 1985. Facsimile reprint of 1896 edition inscribed by Author's Granddaughter. Hardcover octavo with dust jacket, both in Very Good + condition. Inscribed by author's granddaughter, Rosalie Goodhart Dietz, on second front endpaper. Also included is an invitation to meet the Mrs. Goodhart Dietz at a book signing. Otherwise no markings to text and pages are clean. Binding is tight. Minimal shelf wear. Dust jacket is nicely protected and maintained by a transparent mylar book jacket cover. Illustrated with B&W photos, illustrations, and maps throughout. 243 pp. All else is very good. - [Transferred from Dupont to Rockville 6/20/2016].
Cincinnati: The Graphic Press, 1886. Octavo; G condition; Dark green spine with gilt text; Cloth has rubbed edges, wear at head & tail spine edges, and exterior shows rubbing also but panels have stable and sturdy planks; Text block edges has some dark toning due to age with otherwise intact and unmarked pages; previous owner's name on ffep; pp 330. Shelved in aisle 7.
Richmond, VA: Hale Publishing, 1975. Limited Edition, Second Printing. Quarto: VG-/VG-: Black spine with yellow and off white text: DJ has some age toning, general shelfwear, some chipping at head and tail of spine: Boards are strong with light dust staining, mild general shelfwear: Textblock is clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears: Limited Edition, Second Printing: Unpaginated.
Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1981. First Edition. Small Quarto; pp 283; VG-/G; blue/white spine with black text; dust jacket shows slightly sunned exterior, some chipping to edges, as is; cloth has light sunning to edges, minor rubbing to edges, strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges, small bookshop sticker to front pastedown; interior clean; arts - American.
Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1981. First Edition. Small Quarto; pp 283; VG-/G-; blue/ivory spine with black text; dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior; some chips to edges; moderate scratches and rubbing to exterior; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; slight wear to edges; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; previous owner's name to ffep; signed by author to title page; arts - Collection.
New York: Random House, 1970. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 115 pages; VG/VG-; spine green with white and black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$4.95'; dust jacket has mild chipping to corners, head and tail of spine, cracking to hinges; text block and interior clean; shelved case 6.
Gaithersburg, MD: Flower Valley Press, 1994. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 132 pages, VG-/VG-; white DJ, black lettering: overall mild wear to DJ, yellowing/light soiling to covers, "$44.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; black matte cloth boards, white lettering to spine: slight material loss to head and corners; mild denting to edges of boards; light age-toning/wear to text-block; clean and bright green and black illustrated endpapers; interior clean, with numerous full-color plates of Harper's work; INSCRIBED by Harper to verso of ffep and to laid-in Department of the Interior Museum postcard featuring an exhibit of the same name open through February 28, 1998; Front table.
Richmond: The Old Dominion Press, 1924. Octavo; G- Hardcovers; Red spine with Black text on Off White spine labels; Boards strong, some edgewear, some shelfwear, slight fraying of spine edges, rubbing to corners, Volume 1 spine partially separated from textblock; Textblocks have age toning, some faint foxing, Volume 1 has mark in pencil on front pastedown, Volume 2 has black mark on rear pastedown; Volume 1 348 pp, Volume 2 376 pp; Volume 1 has maps in rear.
Beckley: Biggs-Johnston-Withrow, 1962. Pre-Centennial. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; faded blue spine with no text, gold text on cover; covers have minimal edgewear, slight discoloration around edges, wrinkling on back cover; textblock is clean save for considerable foxing on title page, inside front cover is inscribed by author to previous owner; 225pp.
Boston: Samuel Walker, 1845. Second American Edition. Quartos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in contemporary polished calf, elegant gilt borders to boards, spine with gilt titling and tooling; all edges of text block gilt; marbled endpapers; mild rubbing and wear, primarily to corners; lower front hinges threatening to crack; With 41 full-page engraved plates as called for in Sabin, 39 of which are called for in the Binder's Instructions (10 in Volume 1 and 27 in Volume 2, including a map of north America), plus a frontispiece to each volume, plus 3 plates uncalled for: Tomb of Washington, Mount Vernon, Volume 2, page 452, states volume 1, page 319 - Exchange, New York, volume 2, page 392 - Custom House, Boston, volume 2 page 356; CO consignment; shelved case 1.