Brooklyn, 1884. Paper Wrappers. Oversize 4to. SCARCE. Lacks original front wrapper. Rear blue wrapper is present but not attached. The title page is present but also not attached and it is heavily chipped along edges. The stab binding is very loose and is nearly disbound. Illustrated. 121 pages. NY/120406. Very Good.
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Eureka Springs, Arkansas: Ozark Guide Press, 1957. First Edition. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION LIMITED, NUMBERED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Number 163. Maroon cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Minor fading to gilt at foot of spine and bumping to spine ends. Minor browning to end pages. Author's signature to front free end page as well as previous owner's name and date. Else is clean and bright. 101 pages. American Regional History. AMER/062718. Very Good.
Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1997. Hardcover. 4to. SIGNED BY ONE OF THE AUTHORS, RICHARD SIMONS. Black cloth boards with red title to spine. Clean, bright interior with many illustrations. Blue illustrated dust jacket with dark blue spine panel and red title to spine. Minor rubbing to jacket. Index, 297 pages. STATE/010507. Fine / Fine.
Concord, MA: privately printed, 1967. Paperback. Signed by the author on the title page. Includes laid in postcard signed by the author. Bound in beige paper coveres with black tape spine and black title to front cover. Minor wear to covers including a few short closed tears, missing top corner of rear cover, and creasing to corners. Clean interior. Includes an index of Concord people. Size - quarto. 144 pages. STA/090215. Very Good.
Barre: Barre Publishers, 1964. Knowles, Katharine [photographs]. Hardcover. 8vo. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Includes laid-in letter from publisher. Green illustrated paper covered boards with white title to spine. Clean, tight interior with many illustrations. Tight binding. Publisher's clear jacket with white title printed to front panel. Large chips and a large open tear to jacket. Massachusetts State History. 73 pages. STA/073106. Very Good in Good dj.
Providence: Sayles, Miller and Simons, 1855. Hardcover. Second edition. In original embossed brown cloth with gilt lettering. Top board detached, but boards otherwise in solid shape, with some rubbing to corners. Mild foxing to early blank and title page, else interior clean. New England. NE1/02231. Good.
Vienna, MD: Nanticoke Books, 1997. First Edition. Paperback. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Pink and black illustrated wrappers with white title to front wrapper and to spine. Minor fading to spine. Minor bubbling to clear plastic laminate at edges. Previous owner's writting to the inside of the front cover. Author's inscription to title page. Else is clean and bright. 177 pages. MD/021419. Very Good.
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co, 1884. First Edition. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Light brown cloth covered boards with black and light blue illustration and title to front board and gilt title to spine. Foxing and rubbing to exterior as well as bumping to spine ends and corners. Minor Rolling to Spine. Article about book pasted to front free end paper. Book plate of William Calvert Steuart, of the priminent Steuart family of Maryland. Original owner's name and date written in pen to top edge of title page. Small damp stain/browning to bottom margin of several pages at the beginning of the book. Else is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. Includes discussions of race relations in the south. 262 pages. MAR/042519. Very Good.
Philadelphia: Leary, Stuart Co., 1927. Hardcover. Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged with a German Translation. Maroon cloth boards with white paper title label to spine. Minor wear, scuffing, and rubbing to edges of boards, edges of label, and boards. Slight browning to margins and occasional finger smudges, but clean and bright overall. Bookplate to front pastedown. Text in English and in German. 495 pages. STA/011719. Very Good.
Cambridge: MIT Press, 1973. Hardcover. Oblong small quarto. Near fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Exlibris. Owner's name and address and blindstamp to title page. Beautiful black and white photographs. Greg illustrated dust jacket with black title to front and spine panels. Light edge wear to top edge of dust jacket. State History - Massachussetts. MASS6/10231. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket.
Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1983. Hardcover. In addition to a history of this small Methodist men's college, this book provides details about the student demography, collegiate finances, attrition rate of students, faculty wages, and more. Black cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Minor foxing to fore-edge of textblock, else clean. In black dust jacket with yellow title to spine and front panels. Minor wear to edges of jacket. 480 pages. EDU/011719. Very Good / Very Good.
New York: De Vinne Press, 1911. Paperback. SCARCE. Very good- in original tan wraps with color paste-down illustration and brown title to front wrapper. Spine chipped. Chipping and creasing to edges of wrappers. Interior is clean and bright with black and white illustrations throughout. Color frontis portrait of Schulyer with tissue guard. 43 pages. New York. NY1/6211. Very Good -.
New York: F.W. Dodge Company, 1935. Hardcover. 5 essays and over 60 full-page photographs describe the restoration of Colonial Williamsburg. Blue cloth covered boards with dark blue title to front board. 4to. Fading at edges and spine faded to beige. Minor foxing to end pages and early and late pages. Contains pp. 356-458 of The Architectural Record for December 1935. State History - Virginia. VA/7033. Very Good.
1869. Hardcover. Very good in the original purple cloth boards with gilt title and decoration to spine. The front cover includes a gift inscription printed in gilt: "Michael Duane Esq. Compliments of Patrick Lysaght." Several chips to book cloth along the front hinge, fading to spine, bumping to the bottom front corner, and soiling to bottom edge of front board. With many illustrations and several facsimile documents including a large fold-out plan of New York, a fold-out map of New York from 1778, a fold-out view of New York and it's environs, several fold-outs of Central Park, various buildings, and many more. Closed tears along folds of several fold-out illustrations. Some illustrations are printed in color. An attractive copy of this collectible book. 896 pages. NY/022018. Very Good.
Clinton Hall, NY: Redfield, 1852. Hardcover. A historian and leading authority on Native Americans, John Gilmary Shea (1824 - 1892) is best known for his work on American Roman Catholic history. First Edition. Later binding of three quarter dark brown leather over marbled paper covered boards. Gilt title and decoration to spine. Bound by Ringer for A.C. McClurg and Co. with stamp to front free endpaper. Top edge gilt with marbled endpapers. Original cloth spine is mounted and bound into rear. Minor wear to hinges, corners, and edges of boards. Small pull to leather on rear board. Facsimilie letter frontispiece and fold out map to rear. Dampstaining to some pages, occasional spots of soiling and smudge marks, and occasional spots of foxing. Occasional marginal pencil notations and underlining. Bookplate of A.J. Tullock to front pastedown. Tullock (? - 1904) was an engineer from Illinois who later owned the Missouri Valley Bridge and Iron Company. 268 pages. STA/022119. Very Good.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1967. Hardcover. First printing. Near fine orange cloth covered boards with black title to front board and to spine. Light scratch on back board; bookplate inside front board. Profusely illustrated in b/w photo plates; index, 242 pp. New York City. NYC/5213. Near Fine.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1967. Hardcover. First printing. Very good+ orange cloth covered boards with black title to front board and to spine. Interior is clean and bright. Profusely illustrated in b/w photo plates. Black and white photographically illustrated dust jacket with orange title to front and spine panels. Heavy chipping and creasing to dust jacket with several open tears. index, 242 pp. New York City. NYC/061611. Very Good + in Good DJ.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University, 2010. Hardcover. Second edition. "Lavishly illustrated with engaging historical photographs and maps" (jacket). Brown cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Illustrated dust jacket with white title to off-white spine panel. Clean and bright. Size: quarto. 514 pages. STA/051818. Fine / Fine.
Bureau of Topographic and Geologic Survey, United States Geological Survey and United States Bureau of Mines, 1980. Paperback. SCARCE. White side stapled paper wrappers with brown title to front wrapper. A few light pen marks to margins. Else is clean and bright. 73 pages. American State History. PA/062111. Very Good + in Wraps.
Essex, CT: The Connecticut River Foundation at Steamboat Dock, 1979. Paperback. 8vo. Very good in off-white illustrated paper wrappers with black title to front and spine panels. Writing in pen to top corner of front wrapper. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. Index, 51 pages. MAR/013019. Very Good.