429pp. 12mo, cloth; (head of spine slightly frayed, otherwise very good). N.Y.: Henry Holt, 1886. Henry Adams' first book. Charles F. Adams writes chapters on the Erie Railroad and the U.S. railroad system. Henry Adams writes chapters on the New York Gold Conspiracy, John Smith, and the Legal-Tender Act. Howes A-47. BAL 2.
Refine search resultsSkip to search results
New York: Privately Printed, 1931. Illustrated with photographs taken on the cruise; folding map in back pocket. Small square 4to, cloth backed boards; binding rubbed. New York: Privately Printed, 1931. Limited Edition. Very good. The young author died shortly after the trip. One of 900 copies. Typographic design by T.M.Cleland; map drawn by Rudolph Ruzicka.
Petersburg: Edmund & Julian C. Ruffin, 1840. To which are prefixed, an Introduction and a Memoir of Colonel Bland. Ed. by Charles Campbell. 2 volumes in one. 8vo, later 3/4 black calf, spine and corners worn, moderate foxing throughout, a few pages with pencil annotations in margins. Petersburg: Edmund & Julian C. Ruffin, 1840-1843. First Edition. Theodorick Bland was a physician in Virginia before the American Revolution. On June 13, 1776, he began his service in the Continental Army as.....