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GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY 2005 ALUMNI DIRECTORY

Washington, DC: Georgetown University, 2005. Approx. 8.75" x 11.25" VG hardcover with taupe spine and lettering in blue & white. Minor shelfwear only; else fine. Clean and tight throughout. 2077 pp.
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MAPS OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND CITY OF WASHINGTON, AND PLATS OF THE SQUARES AND LOTS OF THE CITY OF WASHINGTON (MAPS OF WASHINGTON)

MAPS OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND CITY OF WASHINGTON, AND PLATS OF THE SQUARES AND LOTS OF THE CITY OF WASHINGTON (MAPS OF WASHINGTON)

Washington, DC: Printed In Pursuance of a Resolution of the U.S. Senate, Printed by A. Boyd Hamilton, 1852. First edition. VG-. 4to in black-brown cloth, title on cover in gilt (simply "MAPS OF WASHINGTON" on cover). No DJ as issued. Moderate shelf and edgewear to boards; rubbing and fraying at all edges and folds, corners bumped, significant age toning to boards, significant moisture staining to rear board and spine. Age toning to textblock, minor deterioration to rear of block, may be mouse-chewed, or moisture deterioration. Foxing to endpages, and light foxing to rest of pages. Includes two of three fold-out maps tipped in on front endpage. On 6 pages after title page are paste-down newspaper cutouts from "The North American" (Feb 22, 1846), and "The Evening Transcript" (Jan 14, 1853), and an undated, unsourced article, describing sermons given in Pennsylvania, Boston, and New York, respectively. The remaining pages are numbered square breakdowns of the blocks and lots presented in the maps. 159 pp. Shelve: CASE 4 Spine is black leather, textless.
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MAPS OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND CITY OF WASHINGTON, and Plats of the Squares and Lots of the City of Washington

MAPS OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND CITY OF WASHINGTON, and Plats of the Squares and Lots of the City of Washington

Washington, DC: Printed by A. Boyd Hamilton, 1852. First edition. Folio; (2), 159 pp., printed on rectos only. Three large folding maps, backed with linen. Original three-quarter calf, brown boards, gilt spine lettering, rebacked, with original spine laid down. VG, boards rubbed, particularly at spine and corners. Some scattered foxing. Ink notation on title page: "This book corrected and revised for M.G. Emery, Alderman 4th Ward by W. Forsyth, Surveyor, 10th Feb. 1857." Facing the title page is a handwritten list of squares added or corrected, 32 squares in total. Elaborate cartographic survey of the District. Shelve in Case #1.
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SCIENTIFIC INFORMATION- WASHINGTON DC- NOVEMBER 16-21 1958- II (2) Volumes

Washington, DC: National Academy of Sciences- National Research Council, 1959. first edition. VG+. Two short 4tos (10" tall) in blue cloth boards, titles on spine in silver. No DJs as issued. Light bumping to bottom corners of first volume, vol II has light staining to front. Spines of both lightly age-toned. Very minor marking to textblocks, previous owner's signature on front endpage of both vols, pages otherwise clean. Pagination continues across vols. 1635 pp. Shelve Locked- LAFCADIO.
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Parlor Politics: In Which the Ladies of Washington Help Build a City and a Government

Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 2001. Octavo; VG/VG; Red spine with white text. DJ has general shelf wear, but no tears; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has light marginal pencil marks on some pages, EX-libris bookplate on front paste down of D.C.'s James M. Goode, author of "Best Addresses", otherwise, free of pen and highlighting; pp 299.
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HERE'S TO OLD CENTRAL, 1882-1950

Washington, D. C. Alumni Association of Central High School, 1967. Quarto; vg/none; dark blue cloth spine, no text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; B/W illustrations; 85pp. A nice copy.
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HERE'S TO OLD CENTRAL, 1882-1950

Washington, D. C. Alumni Association of Central High School, 1967. Quarto; good-/none; dark blue cloth spine, no text; boards, moderate shelf wear and bumping; flaking, all edges; toning and spotting to endpapers; text block has notes in ink on some pages; inscribed to Walton E. Shipley, past President of Association; B/W illustrations; 85pp.
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Through a Fiery Trial: Building Washington, 1790-1800 [SIGNED]

Lanham, New York and London: Madison Books, 1991. First. Octavo; VG-/VG-; black spine with yellow and white text; dustjacket has moderate edgewear and light creasing, light scratching to covers; boards have light scratching to covers, bumping to corners; textblock is clean, title page signed by author; 701pp.
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Time : Space; Landscape Architecture in the Nation's Capital

Virginia Beach: Donning, 2010. First Edition. Oblong Quarto; VG/no-DJ softcover; Black spine with white text; Covers have very minor edgewear, small mark on front cover; Textblock clean; 112pp.
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THE CURRENTS OF SPACE

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1952. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 217 pp., VG-/VG; DJ black with white text; mild shelfwear to DJ; price uncut "$2.75" to top right-hand corner of front flap; all four corners of flaps slightly clipped; DJ protected by mylar; dark gray cloth boards, light gray text to spine; bumping to head and tail of spine, cocking to spine; bumping to corners; rubbing to boards, age-toning to edges of boards; age-toning and shelfwear to text-block; age-toning to text-block, text legible; signed by previous owner to front paste-down, dated Dec. 9, 1952, Washington, D.C.; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
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SULGRAVE CLUB: CELEBRATING 75 YEARS, 1932-2007

Washington, D.C. Sulgrave Club, 2008. Oblong Quarto; vg+/vg; dj, blue spine with silver text; dj, light shelf wear; HB, blue cloth spine with silver text; emblazoned with heraldic crest on front cover; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 240pp.; illus., photos and portraits; else very good.
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A HALF CENTURY OF REGIONAL PARTNERSHIPS: COG CELEBRATES 50 YEARS

Washington, DC: Fannie MAe Foundation, 2007. first edition. VG+/VG+. 4to in blue boards. DJ is blue and gray w/ title on spine in white and red. Commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Washington Metropolitan Council of Governments (COG). Boards have lightly bumped bottom corners. DJ has minor shelfwear. Contains a number of color photos. 96 pp. Shelved in Regional U.S. History-MD,DC,VA.
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HERBLOCK'S HERE AND NOW [signed by Herblock & Jim Wright]. Herbert Block, Herblock.

HERBLOCK'S HERE AND NOW [signed by Herblock & Jim Wright]

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1955. First Edition, 1st Printing. Octavo, G+/no dj, gray spine w/ black & red text. SIGNED BY AUTHOR & JIM WRIGHT. Some shelfwear; chipping/bumping to corners/spine ends, 1" tear to front joint; text block age-toning w/ rubbing to edges & back endpapers; discoloration spots to margins of pp252-61 (text/cartoons not affected). Herblock signed/inscribed to Craig Raupe, top aide to House Speaker Jim Wright. Jim Wright signed/inscribed with cartoon of Wright & Raupe by Wright; shelved in Case # 8.
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BOYD'S DIRECTORY OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, 1884

Boyd, 1884. First Edition. Extra thick octavo in discolored blue/grey hardcovers with gold letters on spine; VG; boards show some soiling; large open gutter on back board, but binding still strong; edges soiled and dusty with previous owner's large stamp on side edge; paper and text clean; print very tight and readable; pp. 962; shelved in Second Alcove.
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BOYD'S DIRECTORY OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, 1899.

Washington, DC: Author, 1899. first edition; rebound. Extra thick octavo in bright red hardcovers with gold letters on spine; VG; boards in good condition; first pages facsimile of first edition; original paper faded with clean text; a small section with creased pages; a couple of pages repaired with scotch tape; pp. 1148; shelved in Second Alcove.
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AUTOGRAPH OF ROBERT BRENT

1796. One piece of paper, measuring approximately 1 1/2" x 6", with the autograph of Robert Brent, dated 15th June, 1796. Brent was the first Mayor of Washington D.C. CM consignment. Shelved autographs.
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ONE PAGE HANDWRITTEN LETTER BY PRESIDENT JAMES BUCHANAN [ALS]. James Buchanan, President.

ONE PAGE HANDWRITTEN LETTER BY PRESIDENT JAMES BUCHANAN [ALS]

1858. One page handwritten letter by President James Buchanan, written in Washington, dated 7 March, 1858. On a 7" x 6" piece of paper, backed onto a sturdier piece of paper. Two faded horizontal and two faded vertical creases. Some few letters and words have some smudging. The letter reads "My dear Madam, You ask for my autograph. This is indeed a small favor. Were it much greater it should be most cheerfully granted to promote the benevolent object of your solicitude. [parts of this sentence are illegible], I remain. Yours very respectfully, James Buchanan" Shelved DI autograph folder 1.
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RECORDS OF THE COLUMBIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON, D.C. 1946-1947

Washington, D.C. Columbia Historical Society, 1949. First Edition. Octavo; vg/none; HB, dark green cloth with gold text; minor shelf wear, text block clean; 402 pp; photo plates; else very good.
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CURTAIN UP ON THE FRIENDS: A HISTORY OF THE FRIENDS OF THE KENNEDY CENTER VOLUNTEERS

Washington, DC: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, 2006. Approx. 8.25" x 10.75" VG softcover in red, mustard and French blue; blank spine, with yellow & white title on front cover. Normal shelfwear to wraps has softened edges and corners. Clean and tight throughout.
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A Year in Rock Creek Park: The Wild, Wooded Heart of Washington, DC

Staunton: George F. Thompson Publishing, 2014. First. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Off-white spine with dark blue text; Covers have very slight shelf wear, otherwise clean; Text block is slightly age toned; pp 279.
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HARD CHOICES [INSCRIBED]

New York: Simon & Schuster, 2014. First Edition, First Printing. large 8vo., 635 pp., VG/VG; DJ, spine black and white with tan and black lettering, sepia photograph of H. Clinton to front cover; virtually no shelfwear to DJ; price uncut "U.S. $35.00" to top right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; quarter bound, spine black with with gold lettering, light gray paper boards; mild bumping to head and tail of spine; mild shelfwear to boards and text-block; interior clean, text legible; full number line "1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2" stated to copyright page, indicating a First Edition; INSCRIBED by Hillary Clinton to verso of dedication page; shelved Case 5.
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THE MAYFLOWER HOTEL: GRANDE DAME OF WASHINGTON, DC

New York: Balance House, Ltd, 1987. 1st edition. oversize quarto. NF/NF. white glossy spine with black titles. fully illustrated DJ cover and filled with b/w and some colorful photographs. like new. clean and pristine.
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ACTS AFFECTING THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. PASSED AT THE FIRST SESSION OF THE FIFTY-NINTH CONGRESS, DECEMBER 4, 1905 TO JUNE 30, 1906.

Washington, DC: authors, 1906. first edition. octavo in green hardcovers with gold letters on spine; VG; boards show some soiling; paper faded; dusty edges; text clean with slight foxing; pp. 547; shelved in WDC section.
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The History of The Old Georgetown Pike

Annandale, VA: Charles Baptie Studios, 1977. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Thin dark blue spine with no text. Boards have general shelf wear, rubbing to spine edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 76; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
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Jubal Early's Raid on Washington 1864

Baltimore, MD: The Nautical and Aviation Publishing Company of America, 1995. Octavo: VG/VG: Purple spine with brown text: DJ covered in mylar sheath, very mild general shelfwear, some scuffing: Boards are strong and clean with minimal shelfwear, mainly confined to head and tail of spine and corners, book plate from previous owner on front paste down: Textblock is slightly dust stained along head edge, some smudges along fore edge, pages are clean and free of markings, folds or tears: 344 pp.
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ANALYTICAL INDEX TO THE RECORDS OF THE COLUMBIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY VOLUMES 31/32 - 57/59

Washington, D.C. Columbia Historical Society, 1978. First Edition. Octavo; vg+/none; HB, dark green cloth with gold text; text block clean; 321 pp; illustrations; else very good.
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LOST WASHINGTON, D.C. (SIGNED)

Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2011. Second Printing. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. deep dark green wraps spine with yellow capitals for titling. illustrated softcover front/rear. gently perused interior with illustrations (figures, photos, scanned images). SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. clear and excellent, a neat and solidly bound volume. 160 pp. ISBN#9781609493653.
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THE WASHINGTON DIRECTORY. SHOWING THE NAME, OCCUPATION, AND RESIDENCE OF EACH HEAD OF A FAMILY & PERSON IN BUSINESS, THE NAMES OF THE MEMBERS OF CONGRESS, AND WHERE THEY BOARD, TOGETHER WITH OTHER USEFUL INFORMATION.

Washington: William Duncan, 1822. facsimile edition. 12mo in brown hardcovers with burgundy cloth spine; VG; previous owner's name on ffep; boards with minimal soiling; paper slightly faded and foxed; text clean; pp. 148; shelved in Washington, DC section.
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ON THIS SPOT: PINPOINTING THE PAST IN WASHINGTON, D.C. [SIGNED]

Washington, D.C. Farragut Publishing Company, 1992. na, inscribed by author. Oblong, about 9" wide by 5" tall, VG/none, in white wraps; spine is red with yellow and white title. Shelfwear; corners slightly bent; age-darkening of wraps; inscribed by Douglas Evelyn (co-author) on ffep. ISBN 091853514x.
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Records of the Columbia Historical Society of Washington, D.C.

Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1984. First Edition. Second Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; White/blue spine with black text; DJ has minor edgewear, small 0.25 inch closed tear on outer tail; Boards strong, minimal rubbing to tail, otherwise clean; Textblock clean; 183pp.
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RECORDS OF THE COLUMBIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON, D.C.: VOLUME 51

Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1984. first edition, second printing. large octavo. NF/NF-. one white and one greenish pictorial band on spine, with black titles. light shelfwear to DJ. clean and pristine inside.
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LONDON/WALES [SIGNED]

Berlin: Scalo, 2003. First Edition, First Printing. 4to., 127 pp., VG/VG; DJ white with black lettering; mild age-toning/shelfwear to DJ, protected by mylar; black cloth boards, gray lettering to spine; cocking to spine and boards, boards somewhat shaken, binding sturdy; INSCRIBED by Frank to half-title page; interior pristine, contains 90 black and white plates; "First Scale Edition" stated to copyright page; published in 2003 in conjunction with an exhibit at the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC than ran from May 10 to July 14, 2003; includes a 23 pp. staple-bound pamphlet (mild shelfwear to pamphlet, interior clean, text by Brookman); contains ephemera (postcard and card invitations to a special preview of the Frank exhibit at the Corcoran); shelved Case 11.
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AUTOGRAPHED LETTER SIGNED BY SENATOR ALBERT GALLATIN [ALS]. Albert Gallatin, Senator.

AUTOGRAPHED LETTER SIGNED BY SENATOR ALBERT GALLATIN [ALS]

One piece of paper, measuring approximately 3" x 3", with the autograph of Albert Gallatin, Secretary of the Treasury under President Jefferson, as well as one of the founders of the University of the City of New York. There is a small red stain to the upper left corner of the paper, which does not impact text, as well as a few smaller smudges. There is a cease about halfway through horizontally that impacts about 1/2" of the autograph page. It is attached to a larger piece of paper, measuring approximately 9" x 6". Shelved DI autograph folder.
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Washington, Volume I: Village and Capital, 1800-1878 [Inscribed]

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1964. Second printing (1964) of 1962 publication; Octavo; G/G+; Blue and red spine with white text; Dustjacket is in protective plastic covering, DJ has a chip near bottom right of spine--a portion has come detached from DJ but is held in place by the plastic covering--DJ has edge wear incl. chip at upper left of spine, small chips and some light creases at other edges, DJ is price clipped in upper right of front flap and has one small former seller's sticker in that area, DJ is age toned, has some faint foxing on back, and has a faint damp stain in back at upper edge; Boards straight and strong, some very minor corner wear, pastedowns clean, binding strong; Textblock age toned w/ foxing on head and fore edge, front end paper has former owner's name and a date in black ink at top edge, text has some underlines and margin notes in blue ink, interior otherwise clean; 445 pp.; Front end paper has inscription/dedication from author.
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Freedom's Cap: The United States Capitol and the Coming of the Civil War [inscribed]

New York: Hill and Wang, 2012. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Light blue, green and multicolored spine with red text: DJ is in very good condition, clean with virtually no shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean with mild shelfwear mainly concentrated at head and tail of spine and corners: Textblock is clean, front free page is inscribed by the author to a previous owner, pages clean and free of folds or tears: First Edition: 486 pp.
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ZACHARY TAYLOR: SOLDIER IN THE WHITE HOUSE [INSCRIBED PRESENTATION COPY]

Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc. 1951. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 496 pp., VG/no dust jacket as issued; maroon cloth-covered spine and boards, gilt lettering to spine, mild bumping to head and tail of spine, bumping and fraying at the corners primarily lower corners, mild shelfwear, no fading to spine; stated First Edition on copyright page; top edge of text block red; small dent on bottom edge of text block; slight age toning throughout, interior clean; author's INSCRIBED presentation copy, "For my good friends Mr. + Mrs. A. H. Schaaf with my warm personal regards and very best wishes. Most sincerely—Holman Harrison / Fort Wayne, October 5 '51"; signed copies of the 1951 trade edition are very scarce; shelved case 6.
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MEASURED DRAWINGS OF GEORGIAN ARCHITECTURE IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 1750-1820

New York: The Architectural Book Publishing Company, 1914/1915. First Edition. Elephant folio, unpaginated; VG-; spine tan cloth, some wear and peeling, especially to head; bumping to corners, shelfwear; contains 66 b/w plates of DC architecture; interior clean, minor age marks on endpapers; binding slightly loose; title page states 1914, copyright page states 1915; shelved front table.
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THE MEMOIRS OF HERBERT HOOVER

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1951-1952. First Edition, First Printing. large 8vos., VG-/VG-; DJs protected by mylar; corners of front flaps cut; HCs: cocking to spines; bumping to head and tail of spines; rubbing to edges and corners of boards; stated first printing on copyright page; VOL 1 [YEARS OF ADVENTURE: 1874-1920; 496 pp; age-spotting to interior, DJ: blue/yellow/white spine and front cover with white and blue text, blue photograph of Hoover to back cover; chipping to head and tail of DJ, with portion of head chipped off; rubbing to covers and edges of DJ; HC: red cloth boards, gold lettering to spine, gold embossed signature to front board; age-toning and spotting to text-block and light blue endpapers; interior clean]; VOL. 2 [THE CABINET AND THE PRESIDENCY: 1920-1933; 405 pp.; DJ: green/yellow/white spine and front cover with white and green text, green photograph to back cover; staining to covers (likely water damage); portions of DJ missing to top edge and corners of front cover and to head and tail of spine; HC: blue cloth boards, gold lettering to spine and gold embossed signature to front board (faded, text legible); mild age-toning and shelfwear to text-block; age-toning to light blue endpapers; interiors clean]; VOL. 3 [THE GREAT DEPRESSION: 1929-1941; 503 pp.; DJ: red/gray/white with white and red text; HC: blue cloth boards, gold lettering to spine and gold embossed signature to front board (faded); bumping to corners of boards; mild age-toning to light blue endpapers]; shelved above Greek and Latin.
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GUIDE TO WASHINGTON AND ITS SCIENTIFIC INSTITUTIONS. FIFTH SESSION. 1891.

Washington, DC: author, 1891. thin quarto in grey and orange soft covers; VG; covers with moderate soiling and small tear on spine; paper faded; text clean; large folded colored map at the end; pp. 64; shelved Case 1.
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INNOCENT SPOUSE : A MEMOIR (SIGNED)

New York, NY: Crown Publishers, 2011. Reprint. 8vo. VG+/VG+. light cream, pink and brown DJ spine with black titles and white lettering. HB is white cloth with imprinted silver lettering, light beige HB panels. front and rear inner panel DJ smooth and flat. interior is in great shape.SIGNED by AUTHOR on TITLE PAGE. 280 pp. ISBN # 9780307592095.
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Washington: Its Public and Private Edifices, Interiors, Monuments, and Works of Art: A Collection of Superior Engravings on Wood by Eminent Artists

Washington: 1881. Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Dark brown spine w/o text; Boards have heavily rubbed corners and spine, cocked spine with some wear on exterior and along edges; Text block has darkened with age with previous owner's label on front end paper, cracking at hinges and end papers.
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HISTORY OF WASHINGTON COMMANDERY, NO. 1 KNIGHTS TEMPLARS 1825-1925

Washington, D.C. W. F. Roberts Co. 1925. 1st. octavo, G/none, red boards w/ no title on spine, shelfwear, heavy foxing, signatures split, hinges cracked.
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PREFERRED LIST AND SOCIETY ADDRESS BOOK WASHINGTON AND VICINITY 1920

Washington, D.C. George F. Kelly, 1920. First ed. VG/--, no dj as issued. Slim 8vo in sunned burgundy buckram, title on front in gilt, no spine title. Pages lightly age-toned, former owner's name on ffep, faint foxing to head of rear pastedown, else very clean internally. A bit loose in binding but still structurally intact. Shelfwear to head & tail of spine, less so to edges; considerable uneven sunning. Alphabetical listing of "Society" in and around Washington in 1920. 61 pp.
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A NEW BIRTH OF FREEDOM: SELECTED WRITINGS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

London: The Folio Society, 2015. First Edition Thus. tall, thick 8vo., 489 pp., VG-; brown cloth spine with silver lettering, brown pictorial paper boards, with sepia photograph of Lincoln to front board; mild bumping to head of spine, slight cocking to spine; mild rubbing to corners of boards; very mild shelfwear to fore-edge of text-block; bottom corner of p. 217-218 creased; housed in black slipcase; shelved Folio Society.
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HOWARD UNIVERSITY - THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS 1867-1967

New York: New York University Press, 1968. First Edition. 8vo., 658pp.; VG/VG-; spine blue with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; mild wear to dust jacket, including a small tear to head of spine, general shelfwear; top edge of text block blue; inscription by previous owner on ffep; interior clean; extremely scarce; shelved case 6.
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LUSK'S DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA REAL ESTATE SERVICE - 1960 EDITION

Washington, DC: Rufus S. Lusk & Son, Inc, 1960. folio, 787pp.; G; 1/4 bound with maroon cloth spine and orange boards, yellow lettering to the spine; some bumping and fraying to corners, board edges; plastic sheaths covering lower and fore edges of front board, covering tape repair; tape repair to all sides of rear board; Black ads on boards; color tabbed District zones; wear to head and tail of spine; title continues: 'Assessments Year Ending June 30, 1960 Ownership As Of July 1, 1959'; this is copy number 178; there is a small hole torn where the number should be, and it is handwritten next to the hole; two corners of a paper taped onto title page, as though there were once a full page taped there; as they were to have been returned upon delivery of a new directory or termination of the contract, they are incredibly scarce; consignment; shelved front table.
[Book #9-50-1280191] Dupont
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LUSK'S DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA REAL ESTATE SERVICE - 1961 EDITION

Washington, DC: Rufus S. Lusk & Son, Inc, 1961. folio, 365pp.; VG-; 1/4 bound with maroon cloth spine and orange boards, yellow lettering to the spine; some bumping and fraying to corners, board edges; Black ads on boards; color tabbed District zones; wear to head and tail of spine; title continues: 'Assessments Year Ending June 30, 1962 Ownership As Of July 1, 1961'; this is copy number 3513; as they were to have been returned upon delivery of a new directory or termination of the contract, they are incredibly scarce; consignment; shelved front table.
[Book #9-50-1280190] Dupont
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LUSK'S DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA REAL ESTATE SERVICE - 1966 EDITION

Washington, DC: Rufus S. Lusk & Son, Inc, 1966. folio, 318pp.; VG-; 1/4 bound with maroon cloth spine and orange boards, yellow lettering to the spine; some bumping and fraying to corners, board edges; Black ads on boards; color tabbed District zones; wear to head and tail of spine; title continues: 'Recorded Transfers, Mortgages and Leases - July 1, 1963 thru Dec. 31, 1965'; this is copy number 228; as they were to have been returned upon delivery of a new directory or termination of the contract, they are incredibly scarce; consignment; shelved front table.
[Book #9-50-1280189] Dupont
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Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens

Washington: Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, 2015. Oblong octavo; VG/VG; yellow spine, white text; jacket has peeling in bottom back corner; boards are strong; textblock is clean; pp 112; has bookplate on front pastedown of D.C. historian and author James M. Goode.
[Book #7-50-1280878] Rockville
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The Washington Navy Yard

Washington, DC: Naval Historical Center, 1999. Quarto: VG/no-DJ paperback: Light blue and darker blue spine with some color at tail edge and dark blue and white text: Covers are clean with mild shelfwear, binding is tight: Textblock exterior has small dust stain to head edge else clean and pages unmarked: 112 pp.
[Book #7-50-1283270] Rockville
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