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New York: Harcourt, 1981. 10 full-page color plates, from the original water-color drawings of Hannah Millard. Introduction by Kevin Starr, historical notes by Leon D. Adams. Unpaginated, folio, burgundy cloth with mounted title front cover, printed mylar dust wrapper; very minor fading to bottom edge of cloth. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1981). A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper. Facsimile reprint of the San Francisco: Edward Bosqui & Co., 1877 edition.
Philadelphia: Lea, 1866. With a preface by D.F. Condie, M.D. Small slim 8vo, 178 pages, contemporary brown cloth; (spine chipped). Philadelphia: Henry Lea, 1866. zzvery good. An important example of the "public movements and social concern" aspect of the life and writing of this important figure. This work did much to spread a better informed opinion of the physiological dangers of alcohol among the working classes, not only in England but in the United States as well.
New York: Stewart Tabori & Chang, 2001. Illustrated profusely in color. 312 pages. Tall 4to, brown blind stamped cloth (some edge wear and bumped corners), dust wrapper (also some edge wear and bumping to corners). New York: Stewart Tabori & Chang, (2001). A very good(+) copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper.
Paris: 1773. Lacking a general title page, but with the dated half title. [ii], iv, 198 pages. Illustrated at rear with 12 interesting copperplates, 2 double-page, by Goussier & Benard. Folio, bound in contemporary tan boards with leather spine (well-rubbed overall and worn at corners; leather backstrip quite cracked and chipped but still holding; light scattered spotting and staining). [Paris], 1773. A very good wide-margined copy.
London: W. H. Allen, 1965. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth, d.w. chipped and torn, d.w. and front flyleaf dampstained. London: W. H. Allen, 1965. An Irreverent History of the Temperance movement in the United States From the library of Wendell Garrett with his ownership signature and pencil marks in some margins.
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1944. 8vo, red cloth. New York: Farrar & Rinehart, (1944). First Edition Inscribed by Jackson on Feb. 1, '44. "For Whoever buys this book in the Westport War Bond auction - & good luck & best wishes".Very good copy of this classic title, lacking the dust wrapper & with minimal dust soil.