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By: Whitley, H. C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Riverside Press: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031495

Condition: Good


Red and white cloth covers, with gilt stamped lettering and hand-cuffs design. Top edge is gilded. Covers are soiled on edges, and discolored along outside edges. Volume remains tight and contents are very clean and free of any markings, etc. View more info

In It

By: Whitley, H. C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Riverside Press: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031496

Condition: Good


Red and white cloth covers, with gilt stamped lettering and hand-cuffs design. Top edge is gilded. Covers are soiled on edges, and discolored along outside edges. Volume remains tight and contents are very clean and free of any markings, etc. View more info

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Twasinta's Seminoles; or, Rape of Florida

By: Whitman, Albery A.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: St. Louis, Nixon-Jones Printing Co.: 1885

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 031785

Condition: Good+


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Image for An Address in Latin, By Joseph Willard, // President; and a Discourse in English By David Tappan, // Hollis Professor of Divinity; Delivered Before the University in Cambridge, Feb. 21, 1800.  In Solemn Commemoration of General George Washington

An Address in Latin, By Joseph Willard, // President; and a Discourse in English By David Tappan, // Hollis Professor of Divinity; Delivered Before the University in Cambridge, Feb. 21, 1800. In Solemn Commemoration of General George Washington

By: Willard, Joseph and David Tappan

Price: $100.00

Publisher: [Charleston], Samuel Etheridge: 1800

Seller ID: 033855

Condition: Very Good


44 pages. Bound into later half leather covers with raised spine bands and gilt stamped lettering. Marbled paper over boards and marbled end leaves. Original blue paper wraps bound at rear. Covers remain Fine. Small book plate on front paste down. Ink title note on first of original paper wrap covers at rear. Very slight general wear. View more info

A History of Northwest Missouri (Three Volumes)

By: Williams, Walter (Ed.)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Lewis Publishing Company: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033627

Condition: Good


Complete in three volumes. Leather over spines and corners. Gilt stamped lettering on spines. Top edges are gilded, and others are marbled. Numerous full page portraits. Covers are scuffed and show light wear along edges. Gilt stamped lettering remains bright. Penciled name on blank first page of Vol. I. There are a couple of small marginal tears and some very light foxing. All three volumes remains tight and solid, and are otherwise clean. View more info

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The Gentlemen's Department: A History of Plandome's Volunteer Fire Service

By: Wilson, A. Scott

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Plandome, NY, Plandome Fire Department: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By the Author

Seller ID: 036302

Condition: Fine


Number 49 of a limited edition of 500 copies numbered and signed by the author. 21 page. View more info

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History of the Rise and Fall of the Slave Power in America (Volume I ONLY of Three Volumes)

By: Wilson, Henry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin and Company:

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 037188

Condition: Good


Copyright is 1872. 670 pages. Ex-Library with usual older markings. Covers are a little scuffed and there is light wear at spine ends and corners. Book plate on front paste down. Due to weight, additional charges may apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

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History of the Rise and Fall of the Slave Power in America (Volume II ONLY of Three Volumes)

By: Wilson, Henry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1979

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 037189

Condition: Good


720 pages. Ex-Library with usual older markings. Covers are a little scuffed and there is light wear at spine ends and corners. Book plate on front paste down. Due to weight, additional charges may apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

Image for President Woodrow Wilson's Address to Congress, April 2, 1917; Proclamation of the President, April 6, 1917; Proclamation of the Mayor of the City of New York, April 6, 1917; and Address of the President to His Fellow Countrymen, April 16, 1917

President Woodrow Wilson's Address to Congress, April 2, 1917; Proclamation of the President, April 6, 1917; Proclamation of the Mayor of the City of New York, April 6, 1917; and Address of the President to His Fellow Countrymen, April 16, 1917

By: Wilson, Woodrow and John Purroy Mitchel

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The American Exchange National Bank: 1917

Edition: First Edition, Thus

Seller ID: 036201

Condition: Fair


Four speeches on 30 pages, bound into a single saddle stapled booklet. Covers are chipped and show small moisture stains. Contents are mostly clean, though there is a small stain at the bottom of the first leaf, and the last three leaves are creased at upper corner. View more info

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The Enchanted Hill: The Story of Hearst Castle at San Simeon

By: Winslow, Carleton M., Jr. And Nickola L. Frye (with a Special Supplement By Taylor Coffman, Senior Guide, Hearst Castle

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Millbrae, CA, Celestial Arts: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037031

ISBN: 0890871981

Condition: Fine


169 pages. Dust jacket is now in a clear protective sleeve. Due to weight, additional charges may apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

Texas, The Marvellous: The State of the Six Flags

By: Winter, Nevin O.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Boston, The Page Company: 1921

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 033153

Condition: Good-


343 pages, plus folding map, plus plates. Pictorial end leaves. Cloth covers show a little wear along edges, though top cover image remains fairly bright. Lettering/decoration on spine is faded. Small book seller's sticker on front paste down. Dedication page is loosened and there is some separation to the webbing between this leaf and the half title page. Light soiling on edge of a few leaves. Otherwise, contents are clean and folding map is in very good conditio... View more info

Texas, The Marvellous: The State of the Six Flags

By: Winter, Nevin O.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Garden City Publishing Co.: 1936

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 033154

Condition: Good


337 pages, plus 53 plates. This edition was issued without the folding map as seen in the first edition by Page. Gilt stamped lettering/decoration on spine is a little faded. Red cloth covers show scattered light soiling. End leaves are just a little darkened and there is an old crayon price on front free end leaf. Slight separation between half title page and frontispiece. Volume remains tight and is otherwise clean. View more info

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The History of New England from 1630 to 1649... With Notes to Illustrate... [by James Savage] (Two Volumes)

By: Winthrop, John / James Savage

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1853

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 024106

Condition: Good


Blind stamped cloth covers show light general wear. Gilt lettering on spine is just a little faded, though remains very clear. Book plate on front paste down of both volumes, and inked name and Detroit is seen on the title page of both volumes. Top, outside, corner is cut from the title page of Volume I, though not affecting any of the text. Both volumes remain tight and are otherwise clean and intact. View more info

Proceedings and Collections of the Wyoming Historical and Geological Society, for the Year 1919 (Volume XVII)

By: Wren, Christopher (Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Wyoming Historical and Geological Society: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033217

Condition: Good


194 pages, plus plates. Covers are a little faded and paper spine label is scuffed, though clear. There is separation between the front free end page and the following blank page, though text block remains tight and well attached to covers. Contents are clean. View more info

Dodge City Up Through a Century in Story and Pictures

By: Young, Fredric R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dodge City, Kansas, Boot Hill Museum, Inc.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033734

Condition: Good


202 pages. Birds-eye map end leaves. Inscribed by legendary Topeka, Kansas bookseller, Paul Lundgren. Volume shows a little spine lean and light foxing on edges. Dust jacket shows moisture stains over spine and part of top covers. Jacket shows small tears and general light wear. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

The Sod House: Reminiscent Historical and Biographical Sketches Featuring Nebraska Pioneers 1867-1897

By: [Barnes, Cass G. (Ed.)]

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Madison, NE, Cass G. Barnes, M. D.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027336

Condition: Near Fine


Copyright is 1930; 287 pages; Outside, lower corner, of bottom board is bumped; DJ shows light wear at corners, and a couple of closed tears over rear cover (about one inch, and one half inch); DJ also shows a half inch closed tear over front cover from circular cut out. View more info

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Holstein Herd Book: Containing a Record of the Holstein Cattle in the United States. Also, A sketch of the Holstein Race of Cattle

By: [Chenery, Winthrop W.]

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Boston, The Association of Breeders of Thoroughbred Holstein Cattle: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033222

Condition: Good


71 pages, plus six lithographic plates. Blank end leaves are darkened. Scattered, mostly light, foxing. Water stain along the outside edge of last 15 leaves, not affecting text or images, and not sticking. Covers show a few light scuffs and smudges, though overall volume remain tight and fairly clean. Acceptable copy of this scarce first work on the Holstein breed in the U.S. Contents cover early history of the breed and its introduction to the U.S. Details inclu... View more info

Image for Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution...  To July, 1885.  Part II [including "Part V:  The George Catlin Indian Gallery in the U. S. National Museum (Smithsonian Institution) with Memoir and Statistics' By Thomas Donaldson]

Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution... To July, 1885. Part II [including "Part V: The George Catlin Indian Gallery in the U. S. National Museum (Smithsonian Institution) with Memoir and Statistics' By Thomas Donaldson]

By: [Donaldson, Thomas]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1886

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034643

Condition: Fair+


264 & 939 pages, plus plates and two folding maps. The Donaldson paper on Catlin comprises is paginated separately with 939 pages, and includes all illustrations, plates, and maps. Cloth covers with gilt lettering are rubbed and somewhat faded. There is light wear at corners and spine ends. Top hinge is cracked, though remains firm. There are a couple of sections within the text block that are starting to separate. Page 17/18 in the Donaldson section is partially de... View more info

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A History of Grundy County: Treating of Its Transformation from the Heart of the Wilderness of Yesterday to the Heart of the Mighty Nation Today. A Tribute to the Pioneer and Something of the Men Who are Making the Grundy County of Tomorrow

By: [Ford, James Everett]

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Trenton, MO, News Publishing Company: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012542

Condition: Fair


875 pages. Illustrated and well indexed. Covers are well worn, and rear board is missing. Gilt lettering on spine and front cover is a little faded, though intact. Blank end pages have names and a few notes. Volume is shaken, with some loosening of contents. Contents are clean and otherwise intact. Good binding or research copy of this county history that appears rare in the first edition. View more info