Washington: National Geographic, 2008. Includes text by Leah Bendavid-Val, Gilbert M. Grosvenor, Mark Collins Jenkins, and Viola Kiesinger Wentzel. Illustrated throughout in b/w and color. 224pp. Square 4to, red cloth, d.w. Washington: National Geographic, (2008). A fine copy in a fine dust wrapper.
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: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1999. Illustrated throughout in color. 191pp. Oblong 4to, blue boards, d.w. (slight tear at the foot of the spine and front, left corner). New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, (1999). First American edition. Slightly sunned edges and bumped corner, but still a very good(+) copy in a very good dust wrapper.
New York: Appleton, 1872. Color chromolithographic frontispiece and some other in-text drawings throughout; large folding map at rear. 102 pages. Slim 8vo, original brown pebbled cloth with beveled edges; black and gilt-stamped pictorial cover and spine. New York: Appleton, 1872. First edition. Minor wear at spine ends, otherwise a near fine clean copy of this uncommon book, inscribed on front endpaper "with the compliments of the author."
Boston: 1849. Two sworn depositions in a legible secretarial hand, detailing a violent incident on board the ship Harrisburg on a voyage between New Orleans and Boston -- a fight between the cook and the captain occasioned by a lack of coffee. 2 pages and 5 pages, 15.25 x 9.75 inches, Boston, October 9, 1849, each on lined paper bound at the top with red ribbon threaded through two brass-rimmed punch-holes and sealed with orange wax, with printed Commonwealth of...