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.
Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1989. Octavo; 3 volumes; Originally published 1912, Reprinted 1989; G+; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine tails else clean and strong; Text blocks clean and tight but for very slight amount of pencil notation; Vol. I. (ISBN 0806308931) 623 pages — Vol. II. (ISBN 080630894X) 653 pages — Vol. III (ISBN 0806308958) 712 pages.
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;.
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 above case 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.
New York: Random House, 1969. First Printing. Octavo; VG-/G; pp 366; blue/black pictorial spine with white and gilt text; dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior; mildly toned flaps; minor edge wear; slight creases to front flap; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block exterior edges have some foxing; pictorial endpapers; deckled fore edge; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; good binding.
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.
Louisville: Filson Club, 1982. Octavo; G+/G Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; Tan spine with Navy Blue text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, some shelfwear, open and closed tears along spine edges, small closed tears along head and tail edge of front cover, open and closed tears along head edge of spine, open tears at top corners of both covers, price-clipped; Boards strong, some edgewear, some shelfwear, bumping along fore edge of both covers; Textblock has staining along fore edge, otherwise clean; 441 pp 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. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
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.
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.
Sustin, TX: Jack D. Brummett, 2013. Second Printing. Large Octavo; VG-; dark red spine with silver text; second printing; "35 of 60" written next to inscription of Jack Brummett; no jacket; cloth has slight exterior wear; strong boards; text block edges show minimal wear; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; light pencil to title page; pencil mark to exterior tail edge; some minor pencil inside; tight binding; pp 660; inscribed by Jack Brummett; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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].
Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Mixed Editions. Octavo; VG; red spines with gilt text; no jackets; 4 volumes: vol. 1, 1694-1742, pp 184 [ISBN 0806311762], 1987; vol. 2, 1742-1775, pp 282 [ISBN 0806312297], 1988; vol. 3, 1775-1800, pp 293 [ISBN 0806313706], 1993; vol. 4, 1800-1862, pp 311 [ISBN 0806313714], 1993; cloths show only light exterior wear; strong boards; text block edges have light wear; illustrated; minor highlighting to vols. 1 and 2 to few pages; light pencil to front pastedowns; tight bindings; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.
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.
Alexandria: Nancy E. Harris, 1990. Limited edition. Quarto; Limited edition 80/100; G+; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, slight surface tear to front hinge, light shelfwear, else clean and strong; Text block has bookplate on front flyleaf, spotting to front pastedown, else clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the limited edition page; xix leaves, 404 pages, illustrated (b&w). [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.].
Park View Press, 1908. Octavo; G; Hardcover; Spine, red with gold print; Boards in red cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block has surface tear to front pastedown, cracked front hinge, slight spotting to endpapers, clean text; Inscribed in ink by the author on front flyleaf; 186 pages, frontispiece (port.).
Orange, VA: Green Publishers, Inc., 1978. Third Printing. Octavo; VG; burgundy spine with gilt text; third printing; no jacket; cloth has only light exterior wear; strong boards; author's name misspelled on front and spine; text block clean; frontispiece; illustrated; interior clean; tight binding; pp 583.
Nürnberg: Verlegung des auxtoris Gedruckt bey Johann Ernst Adelbuler, 1731. Folio; G; bound in faded red cloth, faded titling to front cover; moderate wear, including fraying to corners, spine largely detached, remnants of cloth ties to boards; With title page, 42 pages of text in German, 14 maps of the celestial sphere, 77 terrestrial maps; all celestial and 73 terrestrial maps hand-colored contemporaneously; lacking allegorical frontispiece engraved by Casper Luyken and the portrait of Charles VI in black and white; the backs of the majority of maps with a child's drawings, majority in pencil, some crayon, circa 1880, very sparse pencil to the maps themselves; some scattered repair; title page missing the lower fore corner, does not impact text; With a fully global collection of maps, including the constellations, both the Copernican and Tychonic models of the orbits, maps of both hemispheres, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas. Maps of North America do include the names of some Native American Tribes. Interestingly, the maps are inconsistent as to whether California is an island. The title vignette is a map of the world as seen from above the north pole, includes California as an island. All maps with emblematic cartouches and ornamented with engravings.; consignment; shelved map case.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1940. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; G+/G; Spine is age-toned grey with blue text; DJ is very battered, significant material loss, age-toning, creasing, multiple open and closed tears, Brodart Cover, Boards have general shelf wear, edge-wear, some scratches and marks, bumping to corners, age-toning, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, foxing, content is clear; pp 699.
London: John Stockdale, 1787. First English Edition. Octavo; VG-; 382 pages; full brown leather binding paneled spine with burgundy label, gilt lettering; Professionally rebound; Lacking map; Fold-out table of Native American tribes intact; pages toned; a few spots of liquid at upper edge, text unaffected; JG Consignment; Shelved Case 1.
Philadelphia: Mathew Carey, 1794. Second American Edition. Octavo, , 336 pages; VG-; bound in contemporary calf, flat spine with gilt bands, morocco label and gilt titling; chipping to head of spine; moderate rubbing and bumping to corners, wear to hinges; ex-library, with bookplate to front pastedown, small stamp to title page and H2r, blind-stamp to folding map and folding leaf, small amount of pencil to title page; small pen notes to title page, pencil notes to rear pastedown, endpaper; a handful of single word underlines throughout; mild foxing throughout; with an initial advertisement and contents leaf. With the folding map of Virginia, folding table, and in-text map of Madison's Cave. Map with small tear near gutter, 'Frederick' underlined in purple; JG consignment; shelved case 1.
Newark: Printed by Pennington & Gould, 1801. Third American Edition. Octavo, , 391 pages; G-; bound in contemporary calf, flat spine with gilt bands, missing label, morocco oval with gilt 'J. F.'; front board detached, with remnants of an adhesive to hinge, rear board tenuously attached, chipping to head of spine; moderate rubbing and bumping to corners; foxing throughout; with an initial advertisement and contents leaf; with frontispiece portrait of Jefferson engraved by John Scoles, folding table, and in-text map of Madison's Cave. mild wear to fore edge of frontispiece and title page; JG consignment; shelved case 1.
King George, VA: King George County Historical Society. Mixed Editions. Larger Octavo; VG; red and blue spines with gilt text; mixed editions; 2 volumes: Vol. I, Church Cemeteries, pp 352, 2000; Vol. II, Private Cemeteries, pp 208, 2005; no jackets; cloths show minimal wear to exteriors; mildly splayed boards; text block exterior edges clean; tight bindings; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Fredericksburg: Privately Published, 1964. Quarto; G+ Hardcover; Black cloth spine with gilt text; Boards shaken, slight edgewear, slight shelfwear, slight cocking to spine; Textblock clean; 368 pp [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.].
Fredericksburg: George Harrison Sanford King, 1978. Quarto; G+; Hardcover; Spine, black with gold print; Boards in black cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps and corners, slight shelfwear; Text block clean and tight; xi, 331 pages, map (b&w). [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.].
Richmond: Department of Agriculture and Immigration of the State of Virginia, 1923. Octavo; G+ Paperback; Book is enclosed in protective, polyethylene bag; Spine has rubbing with no text; Covers have severe rubbing to the front and rear exteriors, front right corner and head of spine have minor open tears; Text block has strong age- tone with discoloring to the edges and a tear to pp.53-54; pages are tanned but text is clean and legible; 256p.
Charlottesville: The University Press of Virginia, 1999. Reprinted. Large Octavo; pp 314; VG-/VG-; black spine with gilt text; dust jacket has mild wear to edges, otherwise clean; cloth clean; slightly splayed boards; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; tight binding; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
Savannah, GA: The Beehive Press, 1987. Small Quarto; pp 263; G-/G-; black spine with white text; dust jacket has some soiling to exterior; several chips to edges; price sticker to rear flap; cloth shows few light damp stains to front; light soiling to edges; sturdy boards; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; some underlining and notations in ink to pages including, pp 9-27, 34, 38, 129; previous owner's name to half title page; profusely illustrated;.
Lee County, VA: Lee County Historical Society, 2005. First Edition, First Printing. Oblong Quarto; VG- Hardcover; Black leather spine with Gilt text; Boards strong, slight edgewear, bumping to top corner of rear cover; Textblock clean; 426 pp [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.].