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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...
Boston: Atlantic Monthly, 1969. Illustrated with photographs by the author. 335pp., 8vo, cloth, d.w.; dust wrapper edgeworn. Boston: An Atlantic Monthly Press Book, Little, Brown and Company, (1969). First edition. A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper. Long inscription to Shirley Hazzard and Francis Steegmuller, signed by the author.
New York: Appleton, 1874. Frontis plus 11 illustrations. v + 462pp.+ 2pp. of publisher's ads. 8vo, original gilt-lettered decorative green cloth, spine ends repaired, edges of corners worn, cloth lightly soiled, dampstained on some right margins and the back cloth cover. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1874. First Edition. Author was an investigative newspaper journalist in New York City.