Woodstock: Elm Tree Press, 1909. Preface by Edmund Lester Pearson. Facsimile frontis illustration. Thin 8vo, cloth-backed marbled boards with paper labels on spine and front cover; lightly edgeworn, corners bumped. Woodstock: Elm Tree Press, 1909. A very good copy. A very rare pamphlet first published in New Haven Connecticut in 1773 and now reprinted for the first time.
Albany: J. Munsell, 1857. against Ticonderoga and Crown Point. 1759. Folding map. xi, 220pp. 8vo, contemporary 3/4 brown morocco, spine ends lightly worn, edges of corners bumped and worn, some pages dampstained in margins. Albany: J. Munsell, 1857. First Edition One of 100 copies. Inscribed by Robert Townsend to his cousin. Townsend was a naval officer during the Mexican and Civil Wars. "He (Townsend) was the owner of the most valuable private library in Albany." Dictionary of American Biography XVIII, page 621. Howes W-544.
Richmond: Garrett and Massie, 1936. Introduction by Franklin D. Roosevelt. Illus. 583pp. 4to, blue cloth, pages slightly wavy throughout, corners lightly bumped, spine sunned, rubberstamp of a school library on front endpaper. Richmond: Garrett and Massie, 1936. Signed by the author. One of 1200 copies.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Co. 1885. 20 maps and plates, some of the maps are folding. 2 Vols. 8vo, original green cloth, ex-lib, cloth lightly soiled on both volumes, corners lightly bumped on both volumes, foxing to Frontis. and title-page margin in both volumes, inner hinges strengthened in volume II. New York: Dodd, Mead, (1885). First Edition. "A pioneer work of highest grade...The author analyzes the episode of the Revocation, the flight from various parts of France, the refuge...
Paris: Firmin Didot, 1829. folding map that is partially colored. 485pp. 8vo, later half black morocco, boards worn on edges of corners and bottom edges, moderate foxing throughout, not affecting map, spine ends and boards lightly rubbed. Paris: Firmin Didot, 1829. First Edition "Barbe-Marbois represented France in the preliminary negotiations with the United States on the Louisiana purchase and his book is one of the main sources on that subject. It shows that in the claim by the United States...
Cambridge: University Press, 1969. 2 folding maps, Iillus. 2 Vols. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. and cloth of volume I are dampstained, d.w. and cloth of volume II are lightly soiled, 2 inch tear in d.w. of volume II. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1969. The Hakluyt Society, Second Series, Nos. CXXXVI and CXXXVII.
Richmond: Dietz Press, 1946. Known one Time well & favourably as the Lordship & Mannour of Pelham. Also the Story of the three modern Villages called the Pelhams. Illus. and maps, some folding. xv, 190pp. 8vo, red cloth, pages slightly wavy throughout, a few plates with a small amount of foxing to margins. Richmond: Dietz Press, 1946.
Providence: A. Crawford Greene, 1856. A few portraits. 10 volumes. 8vo, original brown cloth. Providence: A. Crawford Greene, 1856-1865. The records begin in the year 1636 and end with state records for the year 1792. Volume one has been rebound in modern library buckram and was inscribed by the editor. John Bartlett was the Secretary of State of Rhode Island for seventeen years. All volumes, except Vol. I, are worn at the spine ends and have been crudely repaired with...
New York: Yale Publishing, 1888. Nathan Hale; Sketches of John Andre and Beverly Robinson; Schemes of Aaron Burr and Benedict Arnold. Color folding map, text Illus. and facsimiles. xi, 196pp. 4to, original 1/2 blue cloth, corners and edges of boards worn, cloth and boards lightly soiled. New York: Yale Publishing, (1888). First Edition Folding map is a facsimile of the 1728 official map of New York City with the streets depicted.