New York: Scribner, 1929. Illustrated. xiii, 302 pages. Thick 8vo, blue cloth with paper label; several faint stains on label; light foxing to margins on some plates and top of title. New York: Scribner's, 1929. First edition. A very good copy. Tipped in is a 2 page autographed letter signed from the author. Also tipped in is a 2 page letter from Victor Paltsits who selected the illustrations for this work. Victor Paltsits was state historian of New York and...
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Boston: Charles C. Little and James Brown, 1841. Frontispiece in each volume. 2 Vols. 12mo, original blind-stamped brown cloth, scattered light foxing, mostly in margins, edges of corners bumped, spine ends lightly worn and expertly repaired on both volumes, some top margins of volume II are chipped. Boston: Charles C. Little and James Brown, 1841. Third Edition.
Paris: Chez Buisson, 1792. 2 volumes. 8vo, 1/2 contemporary calf, leather spine labels, spine ends and edges of corners lightly worn on each volume, corners lightly bumped, boards lightly rubbed, small amounts of light foxing to some pages of both volumes. Paris: Chez Buisson, 1792. First French Edition "The serious divisions in the States led Adams to study principles of government....The first volume (of the American edition of this work) appeared in America while the convention for framing a constitution...
New York: Da Capo Press, 1969. Edited by Seth Ames. 442pp. 8vo, green cloth, corners lightly bumped, cloth lightly soiled. New York: Da Capo Press, 1969 Pages 3-91 contains the text of four speeches. The rest of the text are essays, most of which are political. From the library of Wendell Garrett with his ownership signature.
New York: Arno Press, 1969. Folding map, 7 plates, some folding. 2 Vols. Thick 8vo, rebound in full green leather. (New York: Arno Press, 1969). Very good "Capt. Anburey served with Burgoyne, but this account of his travels was largely plagiarized from Burnaby, Smyth and Others." Howes A-226. Map depicts the United States from New Hampshire to Virginia. Facsimile of the London, 1789 edition.
New York: S. Colman, 1839. 174pp., Small 8vo, brown embossed cloth with paper spine label; some foxing, and damp-staining in the margins. New York: S. Colman, 1839. First Edition. A novel in the form of a dialogue, based on an incident in Benedict Arnold's life before the West Point treason. Scarce.