Washington, DC: Printed In Pursuance of a Resolution of the U.S. Senate, Printed by A. Boyd Hamilton, 1852. First Edition. Quarto, 159 pages; G; contemporary full black cloth binding; spine unmarked; marked 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; crown and several large sections of spine loose and dangling, with lining exposed; both joints markedly worn; front board literally hanging by a thread; age toning to textblock, minor deterioration to rear of block; 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; remaining pages are numbered square breakdowns of the blocks and lots presented in the maps; housed in a mylar enclosure; shelved above Case 3.
Relating to city planning & management, social patterns, mass transit, etc.
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Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1896. First Edition. Octavo, 277 pages; G+; rebound in black library binding, with original spine preserved; presumed ex-library, with usual marks; spine with black bonded leather, and gilt lettering; mild shelf wear and some soiling; mild wear to edges of preserved spine; scraping to upper right corner of title page and first page; contains six large fold out maps; pages clean; shelved Case 1.
London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1944. First Edition. Quarto 221 pages, VG/G+; spine is beige with black lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has moderate wear along the top and bottom edges, with chipping at the top and bottom of the spine, has several small closed and open tears, has several pieces of tape on the inside, has rubbing and discoloration throughout; binding has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has heavy bumping on the fore edge corners, boards have minor warping; pages have minor age toning and warping; profusely illustrated with maps and photographs; contains a two part separate map of the master plan; shelved case 9.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1964. Octavo, xi, 204 pages. In Fair plus condition with a Fair plus dust jacket. Spine is green with black print. Dust jacket has edge wear, toning to spine, small vendor label on rear. Price clipped. Boards in grey cloth. Light wear to spine caps, lightly cocked spine. Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, marginal notation in ink through page 17. Illustrated with b&w diagrams.
New York: Stanford and Swords, 1851. First Edition. Octavo, 27 pages. In Good condition. Spine is orange with gilt lettering. Boards show rubbing to fore edges, fore edge corners, and front and back boards. Boards show minor bumping to fore edge corners. Spine shows sunning and minor bumping to headcap and tail. Textblock shows age toning. RWO Consignment.
New York and Abingdon UK: Routledge, 2005. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, viii, xii, 347 pages. In Very Good condition. Spine black with silver lettering. Boards have minimal wear exteriorly with previous bookshop's sticker to the rear. Text block has extremely light wear to the edges. First Edition, First Printing.
London: Fleming H. Revell Company, 1902. First Edition. Octavo; 452 pages; VG-; Red spine with gold lettering; Boards show shelfwear and agewear with dents on lower front and back boards; Textblock has stain on last 16 pages, largely confined to the index, lower half of title page has 3-inch tear at the spine.
Chicago, Illinois: Paul Theobald and Company, 1955. First Edition. Quarto, 286; VG/VG-; spine is black with faded white lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering; has price uncut '$8.75', has minor wear along thew top and bottom edges, with chipping at the top and bottom of the spine and on the fore edge corners, has a small open tear, spine has minor discoloration; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; pages clear; shelved urban studies.
Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 1999. Quarto, xv, 704 pages. In Very Good condition. Spine blue and yellow with yellow and blue lettering. Boards have light sunning to the spine with light handling wear, minor chips to edges and minor bumping to corners. Text block has very light finger marks to the edges and sparse marks to few pages. Illustrated. 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.
Boston: Beacon Press, 1975. First Edition, First Printing. Octavio, 180 pages; VG/VG-; spine yellow with blue and black titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$8.95', mild shelfwear and rubbing, small fading and rubbing to spine, small closed tear to upper front cover; text block yellowed; shelved case 1.
New York, NY: E. P. Dutton and Company, Inc., 1968. First Edition, First Printing. Large octavo, xxv, 609 pages. In Very Good condition with a Very Good minus dust jacket. Spine white with gold and blue lettering. Dust jacket in mylar wrapping. Mild fading to text on front cover of dust jacket and sunfading to spine. Minor creasing and discoloration on front of dust jacket near spine. Mild soiling to back cover of dust jacket. Moderate foxing to top edge of textblock. Ink date written on front pastedown and a visible erasure mark above. Mild age toning to textblock. Shelved in U.S. History.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1973. Octavo, 348 pages. In Very Good minus condition with Good plus dustjacket. Off white spine with beige text. Dustjacket has sunning to spine, mild edgewear and shelfwear, and slight tearing to corners. Boards have mild edgewear. Textblock has sticky spot on front endpaper.
New York: Harper and Brothers Publishers, 1934. First Edition. Octavo; 181 pages; VG-/G; Beige, black and orange spine with black lettering; Dustjacket shows fraying and tearing along edges . Boards show edgewear and rubbing to corners; Textblock has light age toning and smudges to several pages. [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates] NOTE: Shelved in Room X, Case #4-4.
Columbia: Bostick & Thornley, Inc., 1959. Fourth Printing. Octavo. 81 pages. In . Tan spine with black lettering; Dustjacket has sunning to spine, tear at head edge of spine, and chipping along edges; Boards have discoloration to front cover, mild edgewear and shelfwear. Inscribed and signed by author on front endpaper.