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Paris: Fundacio Antoni Tapies, 1989. 3 volumes. Volume 1: 1943-1960. 548 pages with 983 illustrations, 133 in color. Volume 2: 1961-1968. 512 pages with 1027 illustrations, 189 in color. Volume 3: 1969-1975. 576 pages with 1303 illustrations, 253 in color. Tall, thick square 4tos, gray decorative cloth, d.w., slipcases. Paris: Fundacio Antoni Tapies - Editions Cercle D'Art, 1989-1992. Fine.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1938. Preface by John Pershing. Extensively illustrated, many maps, including four larger scale ones in rear pocket. xii + 547 pages, 8vo, blue cloth; covers lightly rubbed and with small repairs at spine ends. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1938. Internally fine, a very good copy.
London: W. J. Richardson, 1803. With a variety of Curious and Entertaining Illustrations (LACKING). 140 pages, WITH 3 other titles listed below. Slim 12mo, full brown polished calf, ornately gilt spine, rubricated edges; inner hinges strengthened. London: W.J. Richardson, 1803. First Edition. A nice clean copy of a very scarce book. Specimens of the Yorkshire Dialect...Likewise A Glossary...to Which is Added Ducks and Green Peas; or the Newcastle Rider also The Newcastle Apothecary. 24 pages. Knaresbrough: Langdale, 1844. Fifth Edition.....
New York: Appleton, 1891. Illustrations. 294 pages + ads. 16mo, gilt-decorated terra cotta cloth, spine a bit faded. New York: Appleton, 1891. A very good(+) copy. The large folding map is complete, but torn at one fold. Thirteenth year of this alphabetically arranged descriptive index & guide to places, institutions societies, etc. Each edition was revised to date of issue,
New York: Appleton, 1897. Woodcut illustrations; folding map. 289pp. + ads. 16mo, printed wrappers. New York: Appleton, 1897. Twentieth year of this alphabetically arranged descriptive index & guide to places, institutions societies, etc. Each edition was revised to date of issue. The first two pages are edge- chipped, and with a diagonal fold, otherwise a very good good copy of a fragile book.
Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo, 1854. 1364 pages with light foxing throughout. Very thick 8vo, original brown calf with black spine label (binding well-rubbed but sound); marbled page edges. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo & Co., 1854. First edition. Overall a very good copy with the original large color folding map as frontispiece (complete but the delicate paper is splitting along numerous folds).
Boston: Little Brown, 2013. Foreword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Tall thick 8vo, 764 pages, decorative beige boards, d.w. Boston: Little Brown, (2013). First Edition. Several pages slightly bent, else a fine copy. Inscribed by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on the fly leaf with an additional typed 2 page signed letter laid in.