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Mt. Airy, MD: Lomond Books, 1980. Hardcover. SCARCE. 8vo. Brown cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Pristine interior. Brown dust jacket with white title to front and spine panels. Spine panel faded. Rubbing to dust jacket. Index, 208 pages. MD/032012. Near Fine in Very Good DJ.
Marvadel Publishers, (1979). Hardcover. SCARCE. Maroon cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Minor foxing to end papers and to a few pages. Else is clean and bright with black and white illustrations throughout. White illustrated dust jacket with brown title to front and spine panels. Wear to dust jacket includes minor soiling and two closed tears to the edges. 219 pages + index. MD/071119. Very Good / Very Good.
Towson, MD: Circa 1977. Paperback. 8vo. Very good+ in pink side stapled paper wrappers with black title and illustrations to front wrapper. Minor browning to spine. Pristine interior. Includes an copy of the author's obituary. Tribute publication of the author's poetry. 75 pages. MD/052615. Very Good+.
Baltimore: W.E.C. Harrison and Sons, 1909. Hardcover. Very good in olive green cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front cover. Minor wear to edges of boards, spine ends, and corners. Spot of soiling to front hinge. Dampstaining to top corners of first few pages, else clean interior. Includes several portraits. 203 pages. MD/010220. Very Good.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1941. Paperback. SCARCE. Ex libris with call number to foot of spine, stamp to half title page and title page, and pocket to inside of rear wrapper. Beige paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper and to spine. Minor edgewear to wrappers. Text is pristine. Index, 176 pages + ads. MD/071316. Very Good.
Annapolis: Historic Annapolis, . Paperback. A fundraising pamphlet for Historic Annapolis. Side-stapled in glassine paper wrappers with red title to front cover. Large open tear to top edge of rear cover and minor creasing to covers. Illustrated. Printed in red and black. Size: thin, small quarto. 16 pages. MD/061915. Very Good.
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1929. Hardcover. 8vo. "Being an Every Day Book of rare WIT, striking INFORMATION, deep WISDOM & scandalous FOLLY, with MOVING poems & AMAZING tales, valuable INSTRUCTIONS, prophecies, calendars, recipes, advice, weather & stock market FORECASTS for the ENTIRE YEAR. The never before published pieces of 51 contributors, profusely ILLUSTRATED by 13 Famous Artists, & garnished by 1 EXPERIENCED Philomenus for MAN & BEAST." Tan cloth backed illustrated paper boards with faded title to spine and bright title to front board. Browning to spine and top edges of boards. Minor rubbing and soiling to boards. Remnants of sticker to foot of spine. Interior is very clean with bright text. Tight binding. 268 pages AME3/4182. Very Good.
Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, (1975). Hardcover. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Second printing. 8vo. Very good+ in red cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Slight bumping to spine ends. Previous owner's name written in pen to top corner of front free end page. Very slight foxing to end pages and edge of text block. Inscription to title page reads: "To Barbara, A perceptive critic and very kind friend. Ron." Else is clean and bright. Black and white dust jacket with white and red title to front panel and red title to spine panel. Minor edge wear, foxing and rubbing to dust jacket. Index, 280 pages. MD/082416. Very Good+ / Very Good.
The Maryland Historical Society, 1956. Paperback. Very good in off-white sides-stapled paper wraps with black title to front wrapper. Several check marks to margins. Else is clean and bright with illustrations. Reprinted from Maryland Historical Magazine, Vol. 51, No. 4, December 1956. Maryland. MD9/4302. Very Good.
London: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1936. Hardcover. First Edition. Black cloth boards with heavily faded gilt title to spine and emblem of a ship in gilt to front cover. Wear to spine ends, corners, and edges of boards. Minor discoloration to boards. Pencil notations and underlining (mostly lines and checkmarks) to margins of many interior pages. Occasional spots of soiling. A good reading copy. 435 pages. AMER/071819. Very Good.
Bel Air, MD: John Carroll School, 2000-2001. Hardcover. Folio. Very good in black cloth boards with brown leatherette spine and gilt title to spine and front cover. Light soiling and smudging to covers but clean overall. Clean, bright interior. Tears to edges of a few pages. Unpaginated. Each issue is 12 to 16 pages in length. MD/031115. Very Good.
Baltimore: 1958. Hardcover. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Very good+ in blue cloth covered board with gilt title to spine. Author's inscription to front free end page reads: "To Erma, With sincere good wishes from teh author, Alice B. Johnson. Baltimore, Maryland, November 25th, 1958." Interior is clean and bright. Blue illustrated dust jacket with blue title to front and spine panels and blue illustration to both front and rear panels. Minor wear to dust jacket includes light soiling to rear panel, small spot of what appears to be glue to the spine, minor chipping and creasing to edges, and a few small closed tears along the front hinge. Tape to interior of dust jacket to reinforce edges. 89 pages. MD/031815. Very Good+ / Very Good.