Illus. by Howard Pyle. N.Y., 1891. First Edition. Fine. The author's first book. BAL 451.
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illus. 12mo, cloth, cloth lightly soiled. N.Y.: Harper, 1899.
New York: Harper, 1895. Illus. 12mo, brown cloth, lacks front flyleaf. New York: Harper, 1895.
Kentucky: Ancient Age Distilling Co. Poster. Original Serigraph. Measures 22" x 13.75". This vintage c.1968 Mardi Gras parade schedule was published by Ancient Age Distilling Co. of Frankfort, Kentucky. Lists schedule from Saturday, February 17 to Tuesday, February 27. The first parade listed for February 17 is the Pandora, Mecca and Helios. The parades listed for the last day, February 27 include the Fast Walking Club, Rex, Comus, and Zulu Parade. The poster promotes the Ancient Age Bourbon whiskey "If...
New York: Asher & Adams, 1872. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 16" x 23". Fantastic, bright double page map of Kentucky and Tennessee divided into counties. Shows towns, waterways, railroads, and topographical details. In excellent condition with a small tear to left edge. Asher & Adams were publishers based in Washington and New York in the late 19th century.
Richmond, KY: 1861. 2 pages (front and back), 7 x 5.5 inches, Richmond, Kentucky, October 22, 1861. Written to Colonel Alexander Hamilton Bowman, Superintendent of the United States Military Academy at West Point, requesting an extended leave of absence from the service due to the death of his father-in-law, on black bordered mourning stationery, in part: "...Upon my arrival here I have found that it was necessary that I shall take part in the settlement of my Father-in-laws' estate. This...
illus. 522pp. 8vo, cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Arcade, (1997). vg.
Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1992. Illus. 8vo, black cloth, d.w. (Lexington): University Press of Kentucky, (1992). Near Fine.
Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1992. Illus. 8vo, blue cloth. (Lexington): University Press of Kentucky, (1992). Near Fine.
Baltimore: Warwick & York, 1931. PP. 264-276. 8vo, pr. wrs., wrs. lightly soiled. Baltimore: Warwick & York, 1931. Reprinted from American Speech, April, 1931.
Philadelphia: Bradley, William M., 1888. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 13.5" x 20.75". Great double page map of Tennessee and Kentucky divided into counties. Shows towns, railroads, waterways and topographical details. Full original margins, very slight chip to lower corners.
452pp. 8vo, 1/2 cloth, d.w. NY, (1988). Very good.
New York: Macmillan, 1924. illus. 8vo, cloth, head of spine worn. N.Y.: Macmillan, 1924.
New York: Dutton, 1972. Illus. 8vo, two-toned cloth, d.w. New York: Dutton, (1972). Very good Critical account of coal mining in the Appalachian hills of Kentucky.
8vo, cloth, d.w. Boston, (1976).
Frankfort, Kentucky: 1936. 1 page, 17 x 11 inches, Frankfort, Kentucky, March 20, 1936 -- a notarial appointment, mounted on black cardboard, outer dimensions 21 x 15 inches, with a gold seal of the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Natural folds; near fine condition. Two-time Governor of Kentucky, U.S. Senator, and second Commissioner of Baseball, remembered for supporting the entry of Jackie Robinson and opening the Major Leagues to black players.
New York: Macmillan, 1904. Illustrated in color and black and white. 598 pages, 8vo, full brown crushed morocco, gilt decorated inner dentelles, mottled endpapers (small scuff to front cover). New York: Macmillan, 1904. A near fine copy.
New York: Arno Press, 1971. slanderous allegations in relation to the character of the principal witness against him. 150, 199pp. 8vo, rebound in full tan calf with gilt decorations, spine lightly sunned. (New York: Arno Press, 1971). Very good Facsimile of the Philadelphia, 1809 edition.
Washington: Robert Armstrong, 1852. of the United States, June 30, 1852, and the Funeral Sermon of the Rev. C. M. Butler, Chaplain of the Senate, preached in the Senate, July 1, 1852. Frontis. 135pp. 8vo, original brown cloth, spine ends and edges of corners worn, scattered moderate foxing, including Frontis., last blank page torn in upper right corner, Frontis. partially loose. Washington: Robert Armstrong, 1852.
620 illus., 145 in color. 4to, cloth, d.w.; (d.w. chipped). UP of Kentucky, 1971.
New York: Arno Press, 1971. 40 engravings including folding map. 560pp. 8vo, rebound in full brown leather with black leather spine labels, corners bumped, bottom of spine and edges of corners lightly rubbed. (New York: Arno Press, 1971). Facsimile of the Maysville, KY, 1848 edition."Something of a `gazetteer of Kentucky history,' a good compilation of the material available at the time of writing. Collins made no attempt to interpret his materials, but presented them as he found them." Coleman 3234...
Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1979. Maps. 8vo, gray cloth, cloth lightly soiled. (Lexington): University Press of Kentucky, (1979).
Birmingham: Palladium Press, 1998. Illus. 4to, full red leather with gilt decorations. (Birmingham: Palladium Press, 1998). Fine Privately printed for the members of Firearms Classics Library.
Prepared from the Original Manuscripts in the Library of Congress. 4to, cloth; (ex-lib). Washington, 1913.
Paris: Buisson, 1785. folding map of Kentucky. xvi, 232pp. 8vo, contemporary mottled calf, leather label, gilt spine; (spine ends and edges of corners very lightly worn; light foxing to several pages, not affecting map). Paris: Buisson, 1785. First French Edition. A tight and bright copy. This copy lacks the last two pages, pages 233 and 234, which contain the "Approbation" and the "Permission du Roi." The second edition of this work after the Wilmington, 1784 edition. The map is the...