Boston, Massachusetts: Ginn & Heath, 1870. Early Printing. Decorative Boards. Very GGoodood. Duodecimo, 6 3/4" tall, 96 pages; brown quarter-cloth. A good, sturdy original copy with general shelf wear, and exterior rubbing and soiling, rubbing through to boards at cover edges and a portion of the cover at spine cloth chipped away; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed overall with foxing to the endpapers and several pages with marginal edge tears and a 2" portion at the bottom of title page missing.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Cowperthwait, Desilver, & Butler , 1854. Early Printing. Disbound. Fair. Does NOT include accompanying Atlas containing thirty-two maps. 12mo, 6 1/2" tall, 336 pages with intertextual illustration, lacking covers, internal binding broken. A fair copy over all with significant shelf wear, covers missing and internal binding threads loosened; paper relatively clean, lightly yellowed and with light scattered foxing throughout, last flyleaf roughed. Paper is of sufficient quality to be rebound.
Brookline, MA: Self published, 1946. First edition. Decorative Cloth. Very good/Without dust jacket. John Vernon Jewett was Principal of Heath School in Brookline, Massachusetts. 16mo, 6 3/4" tall, 128 pages, gilt titles on green cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed.
Chicago, Illinois: Scott, Foresman, 1943. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 8" tall, 478 pages with intertextual illustration throughout, illustrated brown cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover grammer school text book grade 5 (Fifth grade), with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed with slight soiling to the fore-edges. (note: this is about equivalent to the reading level of eighth graders today).
Boston, Massachusetts: Ginn and Company, 1932. First printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, v + 269 pages with intertextual illustration throughout, blue titles and orange cloth. A very good, clean, neat sturdy hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling, rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. "Complimentay Professional Copy" printed on the cover
New York, New York: E. L. Kellogg & Co., 1895. First edition. Original Wraps. Good. 12mo, 7 1/4" tall, 156 pages with intertectual vignette illustration, wire side-stitch, illustrated wraps. A good original edition over all, cover wraps somewhat soiled, spine chipped top and bottom, binding solid, paper moderately yellowed.
Cincinnati, Ohio: Van Antwerp, Bragg & Co., 1872. Early Printing. Decorative Cloth. Good. Duodecimo, 7" tall, 286 pages, decorative green cloth. A good, sturdy hard cover original edition with moderate shelf wear, edges and corners worn through and rounded, cloth darkened, interior hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed but dampstained to the fore-edge margin and a previous owners inscription on the front endpaper.
Syracuse, New York: C. W. Bardeen, 1884. First edition. Decorative Cloth. Very good/Without Dustjacket. Author not listed but 'Buckham,' a former professor at Vassar, and Buffalo State College Buffalo State Normal and Training School), is suggested by other dealers. This is an ex-college library copy with markings on the spine and endpapers but still bright. 16mo, 6 3/4" tal, 247 pages +  ad., black titles on blind stamped decorative blue cloth. This is a very good scarce original copy over all with rubbing to the corners, slight fraying started at the top of the spine, hinges and binding solid, paper clean and moderately yellowed.
Annapolis, Maryland: St. John's College, 1951. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo, 9" tall, iv + 95 pages, stiff wraps. A very good, clean, sturdy soft cover catalog with minor shelf wear, but color fading to the wraps; binding solid, paper lightly yellowed.
Kingston, R.I.: Rhode Island College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts, 1905. First edition thus. Decorative Cloth. Good. Quarto, 8" tall x 10 3/4, xiv + 76 pages, black cloth. A good, sturdy hard cover with significant shelf wear over all, spine cloth frayed, cover soiled or foxed ; binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, with light occasional foxing.
New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 1953. Second printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Without Dustjacket. Sold as a nice original reading copy onlyOctavo, 9 1/2" tall, xii + 751 pages, green cloth. A very good, clean, neat, hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear, rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding sold, paper just slightly yellowed, and with a previous owner's occasional pencil markings in the margins. Without dust jacket.
Chicago, Illinois: The Werner School Book Company, 1896. First edition thus. Decorative Cloth. Good . Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, 136 pages with black and white intertextual illustrations, decorative cloth, gilt titles on decorative red cloth. A good copy only, moderately shelf worn, light external soiling, but partially dampstained specifically at the spine and bottom edges; internally good and generally clean with internal binding solid, paper clean and lightly yellowed, but light dampstain visible at bottom margin and fore-edge. A good reference copy.
New York, New York: Eaton & Mains, 1903. First edition. Original Wraps. Good. A single original issue with covers and advertisements. Quarto, 12 1/4" tall, 40 pages with ads and black and white pictorial wraps. A good copy only over all, paper lightly yellowed, BUT exterior edge worn, and lightly soiled, spine margin edge slightly chipped away due to moisture damage. With some slight mildew smell. Still a useful reading copy. This was one of severalDoubleday, Page company non-fiction magazine Loaded with terrific black and white ads of the period from automobiles to shaving cream.
Boston, Massachusetts: Prang Educational Co., 1897. Early Printing. Decorative Cloth. Good. An ex-library copy with marking to the endpapers. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, v + 237 pages + 3 ads, gray cloth. A good copy only, with cover cloth frayed at the spine,top and bottom, fore-corners worn through to boards, paper light to moderately yellowed.
Framingham, MA: New England Institute, 1925. First edition thus. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. New England Institute, 236 Huntington Ave, Boston. Signed by many of the instructors and students in the class. Quarto 10 1/2" tall, unpaginated (approx. 60 pages). A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover with minor shelf wear; binding solid (actually stiff), paper lightly yellowed, with owner name inked at front pastedown.
New York, New York: Hinds, Noble & Eldredge, 1909. First edition. Decorative wraps. Good. Octavo, 7 2/3" tall, xxiv + 111 pages, decorative illustrated olive cloth. A good original copy overall with general shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, spine cloth frayed at top and bottom edges, fore-corners worn to board, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, with a stamp from a state 'Normal' school on the title page. A good reading copy.
Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University, 1986. First edition thus. Hardcover--cloth. Fine / Near Fine. 2 vols, in matching slipcase. Quarto, 11" tall, 1369 and 1001 pages, gilt spine titles on maroon cloth. A fine, clean set overall with little shelf wear and no apparent use. In a near fine lightly worn slip case. This is a large and heavy set and willl require additional postage.
New York, New York: American Book Company, n.d. (circa 1974). Facsimile Reprint. Hardcover--illustrated boards.. Very Good. A very good, generally clean, sturdy hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear, with a minor scuff to the cover panel and light foxing; hinges and binding tight, paper white, but childish lettering penned on the endpapers as well as light foxing. This book was issued in exact reproduction of the 1908 edition.
Springfield, MA: Bill, Nichols & Company, 1871. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Octavo, 7 1/3" tall, 429 pages, gilt spine titles on decorative cloth. A good copy overall with moderate exterior shelf wear but significant chipping to the spine cloth; hinges cracked but secure, interior binding solid, chipped, both covers bowing, internal binding solid, paper relatively clean and moderately yellowed and light foxing to the endpapers and fore-edges.
Glencoe, Illinois: Free Press, 1954. Second edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Good. Originally published in 1949. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, 459 pages, silver titles on green cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear over all; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed, BUT first signature has been misbound by the publisher and margins of the first 24 pages are too close, though text is still readable. In a good, moderately worn dust jacket with chipping at the folds, some color fading to the back strip a with the original price present .