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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.
Berkeley: Peter Koch Printers, (n. d.). Ca. early 2000s. Unpaginated, though16 pp. Intratextual color photographic images. 8-3/8" x 5-1/2". Beige printed paper wrappers, tied with a white string. Now housed in an archival mylar sleeve.
(n. p.): (n. d.). Broadside. Graphic image printed in black surrounding text. 5" x 3". Housed in a clear mylar sleeve. A bookplate designed by Bruce Rogers.
San Francisco: (1881). Recto with chromolithographed image of Columbia, holding a globe, sitting on a pile of books, with the Boston Daily Globe newspaper as background. Verso with Bourgoin's business stamp. 4-3/4" x 3-1/16" [12 cm x 7.8 cm]. Scarce production trade card used by late 19th C San Francisco...
[San Francisco]: . 1st edition thus. Single sheet folded once. 4 pp. 18-11/16" x 13-1/8". Beige & white paper printed in black, brown, red & blue. Housed inside large brown publishers envelope. Contains a facsimilie of the decree side-by-side with an English translation by Lesley Byrd Simpson.
(n. p.): (n. d.). 1st edition thus. Single sheet folded twice. 8" x 4-3/4". White printed paper. Green design to front. Deckled edges.
(San Francisco): (1975). 1st edition. Single sheet folded twice into pamphlet. Many intratextual brown and white photographic images. 8-1/2" x 3-5/8". Beige paper printed with brown lettering.
Petaluma, CA: Roxburghe & Zamorano Clubs, 1988. 1st edition thus. Single sheet folded once. Large b/w photo reproduction of Magee by Ruth Teiser. 8-1/2" x 5-1/2". Beige printed paper.
New York: The Colophon New Series, 1937. 1st edition. , 487 - 628, [4 (blank)] pp. B/w intratextual illustrations. 9-1/2" x 6-1/4". Beige cloth binding, light blue stamped design to spine and front board.
New York: The Colophon New Series, 1936. 1st edition. , 157, [1 (blank)] pp. B/w intratextual illustrations. 9-1/2" x 6-1/4". Beige cloth binding, brown stamped design to spine and front board.
(n. p.): Zamorano / Roxburghe Clubs, (1990). 1st edition thus. LIMITED to 125 copies. Single sheet folded twice. 10" x 6-1/2". White printed paper.
Greenbrae: Tamalpais Press, 1993. 1st edition. Two folded sheets. 8-3/8" x 5". White printed paper.
New York: Beadle and Adams, 98 William St. (n. d.). Ca 1885. Unpaginated, though 30 pp, including wrappers. Reproduction image of 2 wrapper covers. 7-7/8" x 5-5/8". Printed self-wrappers, stapled.
Historical Society of Southern California, (n. d.). [Reprint from Southern California Quarterly Vol. LXXII, No. 2, Summer 1990]. , 157- 172 pp. 9" x 5-3/4". White printed paper wrappers. Stapled.
(n. p.): Roxburghe / Zamorano Clubs, 1982. 5th printing. Unpaginated. 8-1/2" x 5-1/2". Beige still printed paper wrappers. Roster printed in small booklet held in wrappers. White printed envelope.