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Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1888. Hardcover. Green cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front cover. Minor wear to spine ends and edges of boards. A few spots of foxing to early and late pages, else clean and bright. Illustrated. Size: Quarto. 113 pages. AME/051618. Very Good.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, Inc, (1944). Hardcover. 8vo. Very good in very good price clipped illustrated dust jacket with white title to front panel and black title to spine. Minor edgewear and rubbing to dust jacket. Previous owner's name to front free end page. Else is clean and bright. 273 pages. Religion. REL/062718. Very Good / Very Good.
New York: Bloomsbury Press, 2012. Hardcover. First Edition. An engrossing study of James and Dolley Madison's experiences before and during the War of 1812. Bound in red paper boards and in pictorial dust jacket with black spine. In near fine condition. 365 pages. AMERHIST/041816. Near Fine / Near Fine.
New York and Cincinnati: Eaton and Mains, Jennings & Graham, 1906. Hardcover. Very good in olive cloth covered boards with white title to front board and to spine. Minor chipping to title on spine. 8vo. Frontis with tissue guard intact. Previous owner signature in ink to front pastedown. There is a small hole on page 113 / 114 in the bottom margin which does not effect the text. Includes map of dismal swamp region of Tidewater. Lacks one illustration. 249 pages.American History. VA41041. Very Good.
Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1960. Hardcover. Very good in orange cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Previous owner's book plate to front paste down. Some markings to margins but mostly in pencil and a few spots of pencil underlinging. Else is pristine. Orange dust jacket with white title to front and spine panels. Fading to spine panel and minor rubbing to rear panel of dust jacket. 276 pp. American Biographical History. BIO1/3282. Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket.
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.
Providence: George H. Whitney, 1854. Paperback. Good+ in off-white paper wrappers. Appears to have once been bound as a book but boards and spine are no longer present. Binding is loose. Tear to top corner of front wrapper/frontispiece. Minor foxing to pages 87-134. Else is clean and bright. 134 pages. AME1310011. Good +.
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.
Philadelphia: William J. Campbell, 1905. Hardcover. Limited edition, #317 of 500 copies, initialled by publisher. 8vo. Blue cloth covered boards with paper pastedown label on slightly faded spine. Deckle-edge laid-paper. Frontis with tissue guard + 22 more plates with tissue guards throughout. Wide-margin text, clean, bright interior. Previous owner's inscription to front paste down. 318 pp. American Presidential History. PRES/3043. Very Good.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1950. Hardcover. 8vo. Very good orange cloth covered boards silver title to spine. No dust jacket. Light dampstain to front board where a cup was placed. Interior is tight and clean with bright text. With references to H.L. Mencken. Index, 301 pages. American History. AME/5243. Very Good.
Providence: The Rhode Island Historical Society, The Rhode Island Printing Company, 1892. Paperback. SIGNED PRESENTATION COPY. Very good- in green paper wraps with black title to front wrapper. Chipping to wrappers and spine. Front wrapper is attached with archival tape. 47 pages. American History. AME112201. Very Good -.
New York: Public Affairs, . Hardcover. First Edition of this compilation of speeches given by Jordan over the years. Inscribed to Valerie Pinson, a White Houses aide during the Carter years. Bound in original black cloth with black dust jacket with title and author to spine and front cover. Very good plus condition. 238 pages. AMER/031814. Very Good / Very Good.