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Publisher: Albany, [NY]: Printed by Joel Munsell, 1849.: 1849.
Seller ID: 16839
Albany, [NY]: Printed by Joel Munsell, 1849.. 1849.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed light tan wrappers. The wraps are soiled & lightly bumped with a few small stains & the bottom corner of the front wrap is creased. The spine is chipped with pieces out of the head & tail & the upper & lower sections of the wraps are detached. 31 pages. The contents are clean & bright. Good. First edition. According to the Munsell bibliography, only 200 copies were printed.The signature "Robt. McClellan" appears along the top edge of the front wrap. This is probably Robert McClellan [1... View more info
Publisher: Albany: Joel Munsell, Printer, 1848.: 1848.
Seller ID: 95114
- Octavo, softcover bound in printed light blue wraps. The rear wrap is detached. The wraps are soiled & chipped with the edges darkened. The spine is chipped with pieces out. 56 pages. There is scattered soiling & foxing & a number of page corners are bumped. A good working copy. William Wilberforce [1759-1833] was a British politician and philanthropist and a leader of the movement to abolish the slave trade. View more info
Publisher: Canberra: National Library of Australia, 1964.: 1964.
Seller ID: 22229
Canberra: National Library of Australia, 1964.. 1964.. Good. - Small folio, black cloth tape backed printed blue wraps (soiled with small stains; creases to rear wrap) with vignette of eagle in black on front wrap. 58 pp. (top page corners lightly creased) printed on one side only. Good. Library's compliment slip with inscription laid in.Among the areas included are early imprints, newspapers, publications on American Indians, economics, geography, history, Civil War monographs, literature, law, philosophy and religion. View more info
Publisher: Concord [NH]: Printed by Shepard and Bannister, 1825.: 1825.
Seller ID: 22338
Concord [NH]: Printed by Shepard and Bannister, 1825.. 1825.. Fair. - Octavo, printed cream self-wraps. 11 pages plus 1 blank. The leaves are detached with their front & bottom edges chipped with several short tears. There are areas of light staining to the inner edges of the pages with light staining to the bottom edges of some pages. The title & the last page are soiled & a bit darkened. Fair working copy. The Minutes include a three-page report, "The State of Religion", lamenting that few churches have been added and that a number are without pastors.Rare. Worldcat locates onl... View more info
Publisher: [Albany, NY]: New-York State Temperance Society, circa .: .
Seller ID: 33520
[Albany, NY]: New-York State Temperance Society, circa .. .. Good. - Quarto, 9-7/8 inches high by 8 inches wide. Softcover self-wraps. 3 pages with the banner title printed at the head of the first page. The pages are toned and slightly creased along the corners. The edges are darkened and foxed. Good. The text following the banner title reads: "Fellow citizens, We want your aid in a great work. Not your money nor your time, nor the sacrifice of any real interest. We want your names with the pledge and the influence which is attached to them...." Stated on page three is ... View more info
Publisher: Boston: Published by the Society, 1904.: 1904.
Seller ID: 23240
Boston: Published by the Society, 1904.. 1904.. Good. - Octavo, softcovers bound in printed gray paper wraps. The covers are soiled and chipped along the edges with a small piece out from the top left corner of the front cover. Pieces are chipped from the head and tail of the spine and a small piece is out from the inner edge of the nearly detached rear cover. 114 deckle-edged pages, numbered [i] to cxiv. The overlapping edges of a few leaves are vey slightly chipped. An internally very good unopened copy. View more info
Publisher: Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1974.: 1974.
Seller ID: 11651
Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1974.. 1974.. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed tan wraps. The wraps are slightly faded along the spine & there is a light crease to the bottom corner of the rear wrap. v & 218 pages. Near fine. These transcripts record 8 conversations between President Nixon and John Dean between September 1972 and April 1973. H. R. Haldeman was sometimes included. View more info
Publisher: New York: Privately printed by Kurt H. Volk, Inc., (1954).: (1954).
Seller ID: 18249
New York: Privately printed by Kurt H. Volk, Inc., (1954).. (1954).. Fine. - Octavo, blue marbled boards backed with black morocco, titled & decorated in gilt on the spine. The top edge is gilt & the endpapers are marbled. The slipcase is lacking. The head & tail of the spine are lightly rubbed. Half-title & 51 pages. There is some light foxing to the prelims, else near fine. Limited edition of 1,000 copies.From the library of Basil O'Connor with his bookplate on the front pastedown and with the library stamp of his second wife, Hazel Royall, on the verso of the front endpaper.Basil O... View more info
Publisher: New York: Dempsey & Carroll, 1893.: 1893.
Seller ID: 13806
New York: Dempsey & Carroll, 1893.. 1893.. Good. - Octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine with decorative frames in blind on both covers. The binding is bumped with some heavy rubbing to the spine & extremities. There is a small piece out of the spine near the head. xi & 561 pages. There is a pencil signature dated 1894 on the blank following the flyleaf. The fore-edge is foxed & there is occasional foxing & soiling elsewhere in the book. Several bottom page corners are creased. Illustrated with a black-and-white portrait frontispiece. Good. First edition.O'Connor was a member o... View more info
Publisher: Washington: Government Printing Office, 1890.: 1890.
Seller ID: 23230
Condition: Very good
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1890.. 1890.. Very good. - Quarto, 11-3/4 inches high by 9 inches wide. Deep burgundy cloth titled in gilt on the spines. The covers are bumped and rubbed with occasional small stains. There is a tiny split to the cloth at the top of the front joint of the first volume. The volumes are respectively paginated -554; 555-1203; 1-343; and 1-375. Very good. The complete report of the first Pan-American conference which brought together delegates from the U.S.A. with those from the countries of South and Central America, with much detail about the histor... View more info
Publisher: NY: Parke-Bernet Galleries Inc., 1969.: 1969.
Seller ID: 23299
NY: Parke-Bernet Galleries Inc., 1969.. 1969.. Good. - Octavo, gray-green boards (rubbed; rear joint worn; owner's name on front cover) titled in black with device in black on front board. 164 pp. Illustrated, with a foldout color frontispiece. Very good. View more info
Publisher: Boston: B. B. Russell, (1870).: (1870).
Seller ID: 22251
Boston: B. B. Russell, (1870).. (1870).. Good. - Octavo, green cloth titled in gilt with a vignette in gilt on the spine. The binding is rubbed, bumped & lightly spotted with 2 tiny holes in the cloth of the rear cover. 308 pages plus 4-page publisher's catalog. Illustrated with 5 black-and-white plates, including a portrait frontispiece with a tissue guard. There is some light staining & foxing to the prelims with offsetting from the frontispiece to the title. There is an owner's name & notation on the flyleaf & endpaper. The fore-edge is slightly foxed. Good. First edition. First Edition. View more info
Publisher: Boston: Printed for the Society, 1892.: 1892.
Seller ID: 13836
Boston: Printed for the Society, 1892.. 1892.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The wraps are soiled with the front edges chipped & with small stains to the front wrap. The spine is soiled & stained with tears to & pieces out of the head & tail. xv & 155 pages, partially unopened. The front edges of some leaves are chipped & there is occasional soiling. There is staining to the inside front wrap with light offfsetting to the title page. Good. View more info
Publisher: Boston: William White, Printer to the Commonwealth, 1856.: 1856.
Seller ID: 14705
Boston: William White, Printer to the Commonwealth, 1856.. 1856.. Good. - Octavo, rebound in brown cloth backed with brown calf & titled in gilt on the spine. The covers are lightly bumped & the spine is rubbed & somewhat faded. vii, [vi] & 442 pages. The lower end of the front endpaper is detached with a tiny tear to the bottom edge. The edges of the title & the last leaf are darkened. There is occasional minor foxing & a pencil marking or two. Good. View more info
Publisher: New York: The Pond Bureau, circa .: .
Seller ID: 94683
Condition: Very good
- Quarto, a 4-page pictorial brochure measuring 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide advertising a series of lectures on the American cowboy and the romance of the old West by Escott North. The cover illustration, in blue & white, depicts Escott North seated on a saddle attired in cowboy gear with hat and suspenders holding up fur covered leather chaps. A silhouette of a cowboy on a horse illustrates the top of the page. The rear cover is illustrated with 4 vignettes framing the text: "Follow the Trail with Escott North through the Sweeping Glory of the Far West". A brief biography prin... View more info
Publisher: New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1969.: 1969.
Seller ID: 25850
Condition: Very good
New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1969.. 1969.. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 14-1/4 inches high by 10-1/4 inches wide], light gray buckram in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The extremities of the binding are slightly darkened with some minor staining to the bottom edges of the covers. The dust jacket is rubbed with a vertical crease to the film surface of its rear panel. 168 pages. Color frontispiece & color photographic illustrations by Eliot Porter, and black-and-white photographic illustrations & drawings by members of Powell's expedition. The page edges are slightly darkened. Very g... View more info
Publisher: Columbus, OH: Fred J. Heer, 1903.: 1903.
Seller ID: 11421
Condition: Very good
Columbus, OH: Fred J. Heer, 1903.. 1903.. Very good. - Octavo, dark green cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The covers are lightly bumped with a small, light stain to the front cover. The spine & rear joint are spotted. vii, [vi] & 486 pages. There is a red stain to the fore-edge. There is an owner's ink name on the front endpaper. Black-and- white illustrations. Very good. Volume XI includes the quarterlies of the Society previously published as numbers I and II for July and October 1902, and the supplement to Volume XI, which consists of an index to Volumes I to XI. Among the contents ar... View more info
Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1887.: 1887.
Seller ID: 19308
Condition: Very good
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1887.. 1887.. Very good. - Octavo, three quarters gilt-ruled black calf & black & blue marbled boards titled in gilt between raised bands on the spine. The top edge is gilt; marbled endpapers. The joints & the extremities of the binding are rubbed. vi & 313 pages. Very good. Tenth edition. A title in the series "American Statesmen". View more info
Publisher: Newton, MA: The Rendells, Inc., 1981.: 1981.
Seller ID: 23180
Condition: Very good
Newton, MA: The Rendells, Inc., 1981.. 1981.. Very good. - Quarto, printed cream wraps with a portrait in dark brown & cream on each wrap. The wraps are lightly soiled with the corners very lightly creased & a small pink stain to the rear wrap.. There is a tiny tear to the head of the spine. 189 pages. Illustrated with facsimiles in dark brown & cream. Very good. 647 items are catalogued & fully described. View more info
Publisher: Chicago: Knight, Leonard & Co., 1892.: 1892.
Seller ID: 22655
Condition: Very good
Chicago: Knight, Leonard & Co., 1892.. 1892.. Very good. - Oblong octavo, 6 inches high by 9 inches wide. Light green cloth backed with a darker cloth spine, titled and illustrated in silver on the front cover. The covers are slightly soiled with very minor rubbing.  unnumbered pages, profusely illustrated throughout with textual and full- page illustrations of Niagara Falls and its surroundings, and with a double-page color "Bird's-Eye View of Niagara Falls and of Niagara River from Lake Erie to Lake Ontario", printed on tissue, bound in at the front. There is a tiny tear to the ... View more info