Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1917. Hardcover. Includes photographic illustrations of schools and students, maps, charts, and architectural drawings. Sections include: financhial support of Negro education, present needs, public school facilities, Southern welfare and schools for Negroes, teacher preperation, rural education, industrial education, ownership and control (white church boards maintaining schools for negros vs. negro church boards maintaining schools), religious organizations, buildings and grounds, history of Negro education in the U.S., statistics of Negro schools, a break down (by state) of Negro schools with various statistics. Ex-library with call numbers and stickers to spines and pockets to rear endpapers. Bound in black cloth boards with gilt titles to spines. Wear and fraying to spine ends and edges of boards. Bumping to corners. Minor browning to margins of interior, but clean and bright overall. Volume I is 423 pages; Volume II is 724 pages. AFAMER/070820. Very Good.
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Chicago: National Dairy Council, 1960. Paperback. Very good in brown paper illustrated folder containing unbound color illustrated plates with corresponding text on the opposite side. Also has a 4 page teacher's supplement explaining how to use the plates to teach children healthful living habits. A unique and interesting title, quite scarce. Light edgewear to folder. Interior is clean and bright. Americana (wraps). AME/4253. Very Good.
New York: Random House, 2017. Hardcover. Described by the publisher as a concise and deeply moving portrait of the American landscape from coast to coast. It offers a detailed and pragmatic framework for our foreign policy at a time when there is little consensus about who we are and what we should be doing with our power overseas. Bound in black paper covered boards with red paper spine. In a pictorial cover with white spine and title and author to each. In fine condition. 201 pages. TRAV/100418. Fine.
Compliments of Passenger Department, Southern Railway Company, 1913. Paperback. Small side-stapled illustrated paper wrappers with "Inauguration March 4, 1913" in red to front wrapper. Minor rubbing to spine and minor rusting to staples. Minor soiling to title page. Else is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. 40 pages. Presidential histoyr. PRES2/3222. Very Good.
Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1928. Hardcover. 8vo. Exlibris with writting in pen to top corner of front free end paper and stamp to title page. No other library markings. Minor rubbing to boards and endpages and minor bumping to spine ends and corners. Minor yellowing to edges of pages and crease to bottom corner of about 20 pages. Else is clean and bright. Index, 1204 pages. EDU/012020. Very Good.
New York: Interstate Map Company, 1930. Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo. Official information of Streets, House Numbers, Banks, Hotels, Homes, Hospitals, Parks, Post Offices, Schools, Street Car and Bus Lines, Theatres, Libraries, etc. Faded orange paper wrappers with black title to front panel. Side-stapled. Interior is very clean with bright text. Folded, indexed map is no longer present. Pencil markings to rear free end page and a few pages throughout, though text is still ledgible. Signature of previous owner to front wrapper. 128 pages. New Jersey. AMER/063004. Very Good.
New York City: Interstate Map Co. Paperback. SCARCE. Very Good. 12mo. Official information of Streets, House Numbers, Banks, Hotels, Homes, Hospitals, Parks, Post Offices, Schools, Street Car and Bus Lines, Theatres, Libraries, etc. Red paper wrappers with black title to front panel. Side-stapled. Interior is very clean with bright text. Folded, indexed map is no longer present. 128 pages. New Jersey AMER/062804. Very Good.
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, (1961). Hardcover. 8vo. Black cloth covered boards with mint green title to spine. Light bumping to spine ends. Barely noticeable damp stain to bottom edge of boards. Minor damp staining to bottom margin of last 61 pages. White illustrated price clipped dust jacket with grey and green title to front panel and light blue title to spine. Minor soiling and rubbing to dust jacket as well as minor creasing to edges. Minor damp staining to bottom of inner flaps of dust jacket. Index, 188 pages. AME/071811. Very Good / Very Good.
Hartford: Calendar Office, S. Hanmer, Jr., 1849. Paperback. Paper wrappers are no longer present. Minor chipping to edges of some pages. Includes speech and outlines the course of study for each year at Trinity College. Light foxing to first and last pages, but clean overall. 32 pages. AMER/040319. Good.