Boston: T.B. Wait & Co., 1809. Hardcover. VG 8vo. Rebound in modern green leatherette with gilt title to spine. Foxing, browning to interior though text remains bright. Frontis with original tissue guard. No writing or chipping, interior in nice shape. 519 pp. American Biographical History. AMEBIO/3063. Very Good.
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Chelsea: H. Mason and Son, 1880. Paperback. SCARCE. Very good in beige paper wraps with black title to front wrapper. Minor chipped and creasing to corners. Text is clean and bright. 34 pages. American History. Massachusetts. MA309251. Very Good.
New York: Charles L. Webster & Company, 1888. Hardcover. 8vo. Modern rebinding in black leatherette covered boards with gilt title to spine. Marbled edges to pages. Interior is clean and bright with many illustrations throughout including a frontispiece with tissue guard intact. Index, 713 pages. American History. AMEBIO/3043. Near Fine.
New York: Octagon Books (Farrar, Straus and Giroux), 1979. Hardcover. Reprint of 1955 edition. Fine in fine dustjacket. American History. AMERBIO1/21140. Fine in Fine Dust Jacket.
Ardmore, PA: Whitmore Publishing Company, 1976. Hardcover. Very good with a very good dust jacket. Comes with a letter from the author to Pauli Murray laid in. 180 pp. American Biography. AMBIO/8022. Very Good + in Very Good + DJ.
Harrisburg: Edwin K. Meyers, 1893. Hardcover. Vg in black and gilt-decorated boards with minor chipping to exterior. Frontis./8vo./87 pp. American Biographical History. BIO6/3112. Very Good.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996. Hardcover. Fine hardcover with Fine dustjacket. Presentation copy. First Edition. American Biography. AMBIO/1283. Fine in Fine Dust Jacket.
New York: E.P. Dutton and Company, 1956. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. Very good in dark blue boards. Light blue illustrated dust jacket with light rubbing and minor edgewear. American Biographical History. BIO1/5072. Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (2003). Hardcover. Signed by Author. Fine in fine illustrated dust jacket with white title to front and spine panels. Index, 308 pages. American biography. AMERBIO/031212. Fine in Fine Dust Jacket.
Augusta, ME: E.C. Allen, 1884. Hardcover. Very good+ in illustrated green cloth with gilt lettering. Minor bumping to corners and spine ends. Marbled edging to pages. Interior is clean and bright with several illustrations throughout. Biographical History. BIO1/3100. Very Good +.
Philadelphia: Running Press, (2008). First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Maroon paper covered boards with gilt title to spine. Minor bumping to spine ends and corners. Pristine interior with illustrations throughout. White illustrated dust jacket with maroon title to front and spine panels. Small closed tear to top edge of front panel. 206 pages. PRES/062615. Very Good / Very Good.
Paperback. SCARCE. Very good- in modern paper wraps with remains of original front cover depicting a young Union Soldier laid down. Illustrated with engravings. Minor browning and chipping to the edges of the first several pages. The author served in the 28th Michigan Infanty. 48 pages. American History. AME6/1282. Very Good.
Mystic, Connecticut: Mystic Seaport Museum, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE. 8vo. Near fine in maroon cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Minor fading to edges and spine ends. Interior is clean and bright with black and white illustrations throughout. In near fine illustrated dust ajcket with white title to front panel and to blue spine. Minor wear to spine ends of dust jacket. Index, 406 pages. MAR/011619. Near Fine / Near Fine.
Illinois State Historical Society, 1954. Paperback. Reprinted from the summer 1954 issue of the Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society. Black and white illustrated side stapled paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Minor rubbing to exterior. Interior is clean and bright with photographic illustrations throughout. 16 pages. PRES/022218. Near Fine.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2012. Hardcover. A beautiful copy, inscribed by Feinstein: "For Al Hug and Lu - Best Regards, Michael Feinstein 2013" [with drawing of a heart]. In this book, musician and entertainer Michael Feinstein shares stories and reminiscences from the music of the Gershwins that defined American popular song. Each chapter highlights one of the Gershwin's classic songs, including "Strike Up the Band," "The Man I Love," "Someone to Watch over Me," " I Got Plenty O'Nuttin," "They Can't Take That Away From Me," and more. Profusely illustrated with Gershwin memorabilia and accompanied by a CD with Feinstein's performance of the twelve songs. Bound in black and gold paper boards with a blue pictorial dust jacket. In fine condition. 352 pages. MUS/040416. Fine / Fine.
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1938. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Very good blue cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Minor fading to spine and minor bumping to spine ends and corners. Minor foxing to end pages. Notes in pencil to rear paste down. Else is clean and bright. Index, 672 pages. AMERBIO/031912. Very Good.
Richmond: The Dietz Press, (1951). Hardcover. 8vo. Scarce. Red cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Else is clean and bright. Blue and white illustrated dust jacket with blue title to front and spine panels. Minor soiling, creasing and edgewear to jacket as well as "Claiborne" and "Hale of Kent" written in faded pen to spine panel. Index, 340 pages. VA/011419. Very Good+ / Very Good.
Philadelphia: Sherman and Company, 1878. Hardcover. About Samuel Milby Harrington, a prominent Delaware Lawyer who died at a young age. Very good in black cloth covered boards with silver title to front board. Minor bumping to corners and spine ends and minor discoloration to exterior. frontis. Inscribed to Victor Dupont, a prominant Delaware lawyer and member of the Dupont family, from Austin Harrington. American Biographical History. BIO112031. Very Good.
Harrisburg: no publisher stated. 1876. Paperback. Very good- in wraps. Short 5 paged pamphlet. Text occasionally foxed but overall in clean condition. Last two pages detached by present. A memoranda read by Harris, at a meeting of the Hope Fire Company of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to celebrate the American centennial. Simpson was a native of Harrisburg and a Revolutionary War soldier. Terrific source for the Pa. local historian. American Biography. AMEBIO2/2212. Very Good.
Salem: Printed at the Salem Gazette Office, 1875. Paperback. Very good in beige paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Minor chipping to corners and spine ends and minor foxing through out. Text is bright. 34 pages. American History. AME3/5023. Very Good.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1904. Hardcover. 8vo. Vg in red boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Minor fading to spine. Interior is clean and bright. 349 pp. American Biography. BIO5/4032. Very Good.
New York: The New York Southern Society, 1929. Hardcover. VG in VG- dust jacket (slight staining, o/wise vg). Beige dust jacket with blue title to spine. A few smudges on jacket. Frontis, with 24 illustrations. American History. AMEBIO107131. Very Good in Very Good- DJ.
Univerity of Illinois Press, 1934. Hardcover. Very good in blue cloth with gilt lettering. Spine slightly faded; a few small stains to outer edge of pages, not affecting text; light spotting to one area of top board. American Biography. BIO2/4180. 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.
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.