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Scottsdale, AZ: Camelback Gallery, 1994. 1st "hardcover" edition. INSCRIBED by the author to title leaf. This edition LIMITED to 1501 copies. , xiii, , 95, [3 (blank)] pp. Black and white illustrations by Servello throughout. 8-7/8" x 5-3/4". Blue cloth binding, silver stamped lettering to spine and front board. Color illustrated DJ.
Philadelphia: M. Carey & Son, 1817. 1st printing thus (cf. Romaine, p. 70 for a similar catalogue for March 1817). 23,  pp. 12mo. 7-3/4" x 4-3/8". Publisher's printed self wrappers, sewn. Disbound, lacking other wrappers? Carey, beginning his career in 1785, was a monumental figure in the early history...
San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1997. A single sheet folded twice to make a pamphlet. Two b/w photographic images. 10-1/2" x 6-3/4". White single sheet of paper folded twice with black title lettering and blue illustration printed to front panel. Currently housed in a mylar sleeve. Please note...
Chicago: The Caxton Club, 1902. 1st printing (presumed). Single sheet folded once. 8-15/16" x 5-8/16". Beige paper printed in red and black.
San Francisco: The Grabhorn Press, . 1st printing. xv, , 63,  pp. Tipped-in announcement regarding the limited edition hardbound edition of this catalogue. 4to. 11-7/8" x 9-1/8". Printed buff paper wrappers, yapp edges.
Washington, D. C. The Library of Congress, 2003. 1st edition. 140 pp. Profusely illustrated with woodcuts and black and white photographic images. 10-1/4" x 7-1/4". Brown cloth binding with gilt emblem of Library of Congress stamped to front and gilt title lettering stamped to spine. Brown dust jacket with color...
Worcester, American Antiquarian Society, 1983. 1st edition. 322 ppg (including index), 8vo. Navy blue cloth binding, beige printed paper wrapper.
New York: The Limited Editions Club (by Aldus Printers), 1950. 1st edition thus (Newman & Wiche A-22). LIMITED to 3000 copies. 29, [7 (appendix & colophon)] pp. Many b/w intratextual illustrations and photographic images. 13" x 10". Scant. Quarter-bound orange cloth spine (black stamped lettering) over buff paper boards printed in orange. Buff endpapers.
(New York): The Limited Editions Club (at the Rotunda of the Low Memorial Library, Columbia University), 1957. 1st edition thus (presumed). 46, [2 (blank)] pp. Frontis of Macy from an portrait done by Norman Rockwell. 9-3/8" x 6-3/8". Scant. Stiff grey paper wrappers, beige printed title label to front wrapper.
(n. p.): D. Nutt, 1907. 1st printing. One printed sheet, folded once vertically, to form 4 pages. List A, and List B: page 2-3. Order blank: p. 4. Floral decoration to p. 1, left side. 8-5/8" x 5-11/16". Self-wrappers.
San Francisco: Book Club of California, 2012. 1st edition. Single sheet folded once. Large b/w photograph tipped in to rear of front wrapper. Envelope size: Oblong format. 10" x 13". White printed paper. Housed in original publisher's white envelope. Please note this is the prospectus ONLY, not the book.
Berkeley: Serendipity Books, (1972). 1st edition. Single sheet folded twice. 8" x 5-1/8". Beige printed paper.