Garden City: Doubleday, 1961. Illus. 8vo, black cloth, d.w. rubbed on edges. Garden City: Doubleday, 1961. Very good.
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Garden City: Doubleday, 1950. 8vo, black cloth, d.w. chipped and lightly soiled d.w. Garden City: Doubleday, 1950.
London: Stanford's Geographical Establishment, 1902. Map. Color lithograph. Image size 26" x 36 3/4", page size 27" x 40 1/4". Iconic map which was included in the final series of three of Charles Booth's "Life and Labour of the People of London." The last series was a conclusion of the previous two. This particular map was intended to highlight the hierarchy of social influences in London, showing an overwhelming number of houses that sell alcohol as compared to schools and...
New York: St. Martin's, 1975. Illus. 4to, cloth, d.w. sunned on spine portion and slightly chipped. New York: St. Martin's Press, (1975).
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.
illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Rinehart, (1959). vg History of the smuggling of alcohol into the U.S. by sea during prohibition. Presentation copy.
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.
New York: Norton, 1975. 8vo, red cloth, d.w. chipped and with several small tears. New York: Norton, (1975).
Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995. Illus. 8vo, black cloth, d.w. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, (1995). Very good.
London: Constable, 1936. Illustrated on every page with whimsical color designs by Gilbert Rumbold. 287 pages. Short 8vo, black-lettered orange cloth; decorative color endpapers. London: Constable and New York: Simon & Schuster, (1936). Reprint edition (third printing of the new and enlarged second edition). An early printing of the famous recipe book of cocktails from the Savoy Hotel in London. A fine copy with clean pages, but this edition was printed without the iconic art deco cover image.
New York: Carlton & Lanahan, 1870. 12mo, original brown cloth, gilt decorated spine. New York: Carlton & Lanahan, 1870. Scarce work by Johathan Townley Crane, a New Jersey clergyman. The binding has been repaired at the top of the spine and has small holes in the gutter, but is a sound copy.
Hartford: 1882. With an Introduction on the Nature and Character of the Trance State by George M. Beard. 39pp., small 8vo, printed wrappers. Hartford, 1882. A very good copy.
New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1989. Illustrated, 292pp. 8vo, cloth-backed boards, d.w. New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1989. First Edition. Very Good.
Frontis, 32 illustrations, 281pp. Tall 8vo, cloth. Washington: Carnegie Institution, 1915. An Experimental investigation of the effects of moderate doses of ethyl alcohol on a related group of neuro-muscular processes in man.
New York: Free Press, 1979. 8vo, brown cloth, d.w. New York: Free Press, (1979). History of Prohibition. Dust wrapper chipped and dampstained. Cloth lightly soiled. First few and last few pages lightly dampstained in bottom margin. A few pages with pencil marks in margins.
Boston: David R. Godine, 1987. Photographs by Michel Guillard. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. 190pp. 4to, cloth, dust wrapper; cloth corners lightly bumped & d.w. has edge-wear and a small tear. Boston: David R. Godine, (1987). First U.S. Edition. Very good.
Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1971. Map. 8vo, brown boards, d.w. rubbed, with a small tear, and repaired with tape. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, (1971).
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.
small 8vo, cloth, d.w. London, (1957). Author's experiences owning an English pub.
New York: Viking, 2008. Illus. 413pp. 8vo, two-toned boards, d.w. (New York): Viking, (2008). Near Fine.
Illus. by George Cruikshank and others. 552pp.. 1/4 calf. Springfield, 1870.
Hartford: A. D. Worthington, 1881. 6 Illus. by Darley. 542pp. 8vo, original brown cloth; spine ends worn and repaired, cloth lightly soiled, corners bumped, a few pages with a small tear to right margins, Frontis. dampstained, some plates dampstained in margins. Hartford: Hartford: A. D. Worthington, 1881.
Toronto: Macmillan, 1972. Illus. 8vo, green boards, boards lightly soiled. Toronto: Macmillan, (1972). The influence of whisky on the western provinces of Canada.
Chicago: Belford, Clarke & Co., 1887. 75pp. 24mo, original blue cloth (worn, bottom of spine chipped, interior is fine). Chicago: Belford, Clarke, 1887. Good. The author, a physician, advocates the positive medicinal and health benefits of alcohol consumption.
London: Bracken Books, 1985. 52 b/w plates. 8vo, brown boards, d.w. London: Bracken Books, (1985). Very good.