London, Dennis Dobson, 1st, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 76 pages, hardcover. Illustrated in color by Ronald Searle. Very good condition. Dust jacket lightly age tanned on spine, around edges of front and back. Light soiling to small part of dust jacket front, looks cleanable.
Hardcover. Springfield, VA, United States Coast Guard Chief Petty Officers Association, 1990, 1990, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 208 pages, color and b&w photography, b&w line illustration of cutters on endpapers, gilt lettering on spine, foreword by Alex Haley. Slight wear to top of dust jacket, some residue and slight discoloration to rear of dust jacket, spine slightly cocked; pages are very clean, crisp - overall a tight, clean copy.
Hardcover. New York, W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1st, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 89 pages, b&w illustrations. Edge wear, soiling, and small tear to dust jacket. Binding slightly cocked; else a clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Kensington MD, National Railway Historical Society, 1st, 1986/88, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Fair, Two volumes complete, Illustrated in color, 120 and 147 pages. Blue cloth covers with gilt design and lettering. Dust jackets present but edgeworn, chipped. Books are in very good condition, clean.
Hardcover. London, Norman W. Henley Publishing, 1st, 1918, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 589 pages, 250 b&w illustrations. Red cloth covers with white decoration (faded on front), lettering faded on spine. Censored notice tipped in at title page. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Newburyport, MA, Edward M. Blunt, 6th Edition, 1809, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 389 pages, 15 maps - all present (5 folding), 1 folding map (pg. 208) with one panel missing. Leather covers worn, with cracking vertically along center of leather spine. Foxing to pages.
Softcover. Carrollton TX, Squadron/Signal Publications, 1st, 1980, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 58 pages, stapled wrappers, pictures in color and b&w, illustrations by Don Greer and Rob Stern. Clean, bright copy.
Softcover. England, World Ship Society, 1st, 1968, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 57 pages, informative pamphlet on the history of the Fearnley & Eger shipping firm. Full page frontispiece of ship, b&w photographs throughout, color illustration on cover.
Hardcover. New York, Bonanza Books, reprint, 1973, Attractive unused bonsai tree bookplate on front pastedown. 69 pages. Illustrated with color and black and white captioned plates of the automobiles. Specifications and chassis illustrations of the Silver Ghost and various Rolls-Royce body styles. Oblong 4to. Red cloth, gilt titled spine. Very nice pictorial dust jacket.
Hardcover. Publications International, 1st, September 1993, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 816 pages, b&w and color photographs throughout. Minor wear to dust jacket. Writing on front fly leaf. Else a very clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Rinehart & Company, 1st, 1953, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 342 pages, SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front fly leaf, with photographs throughout. Minor dust jacket edge wear and fade, otherwise, very clean and tight.
Hardcover. New York, Times Books, 1st, 1977, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 288 pages. Oversized Hardcover with price-clipped dust jacket. Clean, unmarked copy with minor wear to dust jacket. Black and white pictures throughout. Previous owner's embossed stamping on front-fly leaf
Hardcover. London, Jane's Publishing Company, 1st, 1980, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 48 pages, hardcover. Illustrated by Rikyu Watanabe. A technical and anecdotal account of the P-51 Mustang airplane. Full color illustrations. Fold outs intact, some loosening at the spine. Heavy bumping to corners. Rubbing and edgewear to boards. A clean and bright copy.
Softcover. New York , New York Municipal Administration Service, 1st, 1928, Book: Good, 18 pages, paperback pamphlet bound in card covers, b&w drawings, photographs. Scarce essay on the early design of street signs in New York City, discussing lines of sight, height placement, kinds of lettering. Unusual. Ex-library with light residue to folder.
NY, Appleton and Company, 1st, 1911, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Front and rear hinges cracked in Vol. 1. Light edgewear and soil to covers. Black & white illustrations. Some pages creased in middle of Vol. 2
Boston, Houghton Mifflin , 1st, 1913, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, At the height of the debate about nationalizing the railroads, an effort to explain how government regulation impedes commerce, and therefore harms everyone. xxii+260pp+ads. B&W frontis of author.
Softcover. Detroit MI, Chevrolet Motor Division, 1956, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcover, approx. 192 pages, illustrated with b&w diagrams and photos. Heavy paper covers soiled, internally clean. Musty.
Softcover. Annapolis, Maryland, Reprint, 1979, Dust Jacket: None, 145 pages. Black and white photographs and sketches throughout. Cohesive history follows the evolution of United States coastal defense from the 1700s until World War II. Appendix
Softcover. Newport, RI, Naval War College Press, 1st, 1975, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 262 pages, b&w illustrations, index, annotated bibliography. Wear evident to cover, previous owner's embossed stamp to title page, some of top right pages' corners bent.
Hardcover. Tuckahoe, NY, John de Graff, Inc., 1st, 1975, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 214 pages. B&W photographs. Yellow dust jacket with some tearing and tape repair. Red cloth. Limited pen underlining throughout.
Hardcover. New York, Arco Publishing Co., reprint, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 800 plus pages (unpaginated), green cloth covers with a bright dust jacket which has light chipping to bottom edge. Many b&w illustrations. This is a reprint of All the World's Aircraft published in 1919 in London.
Hardcover. Chicago, Simmons-Boardman, 1st, 1926, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 245 pages, blue cloth with gilt lettering. B&w illustrations throughout. An attractive previous owner's bookplate with an aviation design on inside front cover.
Hardcover. Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co, 1st, 1921, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 334 pages, 4 fold-out maps and chart of naval ships, gilt lettered spine. Previous owners' signatures on front endpage, embossed stamp on title page. A very good copy of an amazing book that foretold Japan's involvement in WWII.
Hardcover. New York , Praeger Publishers, 1st, 1975, Dust Jacket: Good, 175 pages. B/W and color photographs by author. Black cloth covers with some white spots. Cover faded by sun. Overall good condition.
Hardcover. New York, Arno Press, Reprint, 1980, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 348 pages. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Reprint edition originally published in 1957. Clean, tight copy.