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Baltimore: Society of American Poets, 1943. Paperback. Very good- in purple paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Fading and soiling to front wrapper and to spine. Minor edgewear. Moderate foxing to title page and dedication page and a few spots to margins of first few pages. Else is clean and bright with photographic illustrations throughout. 92 pages. Poetry. POE/020918. Very Good -.
Baltimore: Fielding Lucas, Jr., 1838. Hardcover. Scarce original edition of the first compilation of Maryland's testamentary laws. Clement Dorsey (1778-1848) was a congressman and later a judge for the 5th Circuit Court of Maryland. The publisher, Fielding Lucas (1781-1854), was a prominent 19th century cartographer and publisher. Bound in brown leather. Joints and hinges are weak, spine is missing and leather is scraped and stained. Introductory pages are loose, but the rest of the text is intact. Bookplate of Leonadis Coyle on front pastedown. Good+ condition. 174 pages including index. MD/113017. Good +.
(1990). Paperback. 4to. Near fine in light blue side stapled paper wrappers. Minor fading to edges and one small light smudge mark to front wrapper. Else is clean and bright. 40 drawings and etchings of Baltimore scenes. Doyle worked with H.L. Mencken and designed Mencken's bookplate. Maryland. MD/7162. Near Fine.
Richmond, VA: The Dietz Press, 1993. Hardcover. SCARCE. A collection of first person narratives about the history of the bay. “Men and women, African Americans, Native Americans, indentured servants, the high and the low - you will hear all of them speak in their own voices as they describe the events they witnessed and the day-to-day lives they have lived” (jacket). Fine in turquoise cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front cover. Clean interior with many illustrations. In very good dark blue dust jacket with white title to spine and front panels. Rubbing and minor wear to edges of jacket with one closed tear to top edge of front panel. 244 pages. MD/031816. Fine / Very Good.
Denton: Eastern Shore Threshermen & Collectors Association, Inc., Shaffner Printing Company, (1985). Paperback. SCARCE. 4to. Near fine. Silver side stapled paper wrappers with black title and illustration to front wrapper. Near fine interior. 52 pages. Illustrated throughout. Maryland. MD/8162. Near Fine.
Reisterstown, MD: Whitmore Publishing Company, (1934). Pamphlet. 12mo. Green paper side stapled wrappers with black title to front wrap. Minor damp stain to front wrap as well as minor rubbing and fading to both wrappers. Light foxing and toning to margins. Else is clean and bright. Tipped in photographic illustration of Boxwood at Cross Manor. 32 pages. MD/010813. Very Good in Wraps.
Baltimore: Middleton Press, 1988. Hardcover. SIGNED AND DATED BY THE AUTHOR. Folio. Very good+ in black cloth covered boards with silver title to spine. Minor fading to edges. Red markings to head of spine. Interior is clean and bright with full color photographic illustrations throughout. 207 pp. Maryland. MD/5312. Very Good +.
Baltimore: Middleton Press, Inc, 1996. Hardcover. Bookplate from Preakness '98 with the author's signature. The bookplate with signature was sponsored by PHH Vehicle Management Services. Fine in blue cloth boards with silver title to spine and front board. Filled with full color photographic illustrations of wildlife, landscapes, and outdoor activities. Near fine illustrated jacket with black spine panel and white title to spine. Minor creasing to rear panel of jacket, else fine. Quarto. Index, 224 pages. MD/081610. Fine / Near Fine.
Baltimore: Middleton Press, Inc, 1996. Hardcover. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Folio. Dark blue cloth covered baords with silver title to front and spine panels. Inscription to back of front free end page. Else is clean and bright with full color photographic illustrations on every page. Illustrated dust jacket with white title to front panel and to black spine panel. Index, 224 pages. MD/032012. Fine / Fine.
Baltimore: Kings Brothers, Inc., 1961. Hardcover. 8vo. Brown cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Stamp of previous owner to front free end page, title page, and rear free end page. Many pages include type written notes taped into the margins. Browning has occured under the tape but does not effect the text. Else is clean and bright. Index, 329 pages. MD/022108. Very Good.
Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Co., (1935). Hardcover. 8vo. Set in Maryland, this book is about "the romance of a girl who had a long line of gently bred ancestors to uphold her and of a man who had only the ethics of his own making." A presentation slip from the publisher & author is adhered to the inside of the front board; it is SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Green cloth boards with black title to spine and front board. The interior is very clean with tight binding, though there is a slight roll to the spine. Green illustrated dust jacket with dark green title to spine. Chipping to edges and hinges of jacket, though it is protected from further damage by a plastic covering. 313 pages. LIT/012006. Very Good / Very Good.
Upper Darby, PA: Northeastern Forest Experiment Station, 1967. Paperback. SCARCE. U.S. Forest Service Resourcce Bulletin NE-7. White and green illustrated paper wrappers with green title to front wrapper. Light yellowing to exterior. Pristine interior with several photographic illustrations. A report on a resurvey 14 years after the initial forest survey made by the U.S. Forest service, presenting statistical findings on forestland area, timber volume, net annual growth, and timber cut, and describing changes and trends in the timber resource. Presents an outlook on the timber supply and management opportunites. Report ontains 65 tables of statistical data, including forest areas and tiber volume for counties. 93 pages. MD/060315. Very Good+.
Baltimore: First National Bank, (1956). Paperback. Folio. Comb bound grey and white illustrated paper wrappers with gilt title to front panel. Stamp to rear wrapper. Minor rubbing to edges of wrappers and a few very light spots of browning to the front wrapper. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations throughout including many A. Aubrey Bodine photographs. Unpaginated. MD/081111. Very Good + in Wraps.
Annapolis: Portfolio Press, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. SIGNED BY THE PHOTOGRAPHER. 4to. Near fine in very good price clipped illustrated dust jacket with black title to spine. Minor bumping to edges. Fleming's signature to half title page. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. 143 pages. MD/040615. Near Fine / Very Good.
Baltimore: 1942. Paperback. SCARCE. Very Good in wraps. Two different copies tied together with a string through a punched hole in the top left corner of each book. Interiors are clean and bright. Legal briefs in a dispute concerning the work of yardmasters at B&O freight yards in Cumberland, Maryland. 49 and 24 pages. Maryland. MD3/4232. Very Good.
Elliot Island MD: Dogwood Ridge Books, (2006). Paperback. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Fine in white and illustrated paper wrappers wiht dark blue and grey title to front wrapper and dark blue title to spine. Author's inscription to half title page. Else is pristine with black and white photographic illustrations throughout. 241 pages. MD/020619. Fine.
Mystic, CT: Mystic Seaport Museum, 1998. Hardcover. First Edition. Signed by the author and noted "My Copy." Occasional text markups with pen, possibly by Footner himself. Dark blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine. In blue illustrated dust jacket with white title to spine and front panels. Creasing and tears to edges of jacket. Illustrated. 305 pages. MD/011420. Very Good / Very Good.