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They Came to Fish: A Brief Look at Portsmouth's 350 Years of History; It's Local and World-Wide Involvements and the People Concerned Through the Eyes of a Reporter (Two Volumes)

By: Brighton, Raymond

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Portsmout, NH, Portsmouth 350, Inc.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028494

Condition: Very Good


Inked names on dedication page of volume I and ffep of volume II; Light general wear; Volumes remains tight and generally clean; DJs shows some stains and rubbing, as well as scattered small tears. View more info

Image for The Youngers' Fight for Freedom:  A Southern Soldier's Twenty Years' Campaign to Open Northern Prison Doors -- With Anecdotes of War Days

The Youngers' Fight for Freedom: A Southern Soldier's Twenty Years' Campaign to Open Northern Prison Doors -- With Anecdotes of War Days

By: Bronaugh, W. C.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Columbia, MO, Self Published (printed for the Author By E. W. Stephens Publishing Company): 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032827

Condition: Good


398 pages. Cloth covers show light wear at corners and spine ends. They are a little rubbed and scuffed, and there discolored spots on bottom covers. Crossed flags and lettering are a little faded, more so on spine. Small address label on front paste down and residue from erased markings on blank front free end page. Old price on rear end leaf. Hinges (internal) loosened, though remain intact. Text block remains tight and generally clean View more info

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Independence: Our Historic Homes

By: Brown, Ken D.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Independence, KS, Independence Arts Council, Inc.: 1980

Edition: First Edition / Second Printing

Seller ID: 034176

Condition: Near Fine


First published in 1978, this is the second printing of 1980. 98 pages. Nicely laid out review of historic home including photographs, and one to two paragraph details. Slight signs of use, though overall a tight and very clean copy. View more info

Image for What I saw in California: Being the Journal of a Tour, By the Emigrant Route and South Pass of the Rocky Mountains, Across the Continent of North America, The Great Desert Basin, and Through California, in the Years 1846,1847

What I saw in California: Being the Journal of a Tour, By the Emigrant Route and South Pass of the Rocky Mountains, Across the Continent of North America, The Great Desert Basin, and Through California, in the Years 1846,1847

By: Bryant, Edwin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1849

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 035673

Condition: Poor+


480 pages. Covers are very well worn and there are tears along the joints and over the spine. Covers are completely detached from text block. Foxing and some moisture stains. Text block remains tight, though there are several groupings of leaves that have sprung. View more info

Image for Picturesque America:  A Delineation By Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers, Lakes Forest, Waterfalls, Shores, Canons, Valleys, Cities, and Other Picturesque Features of the United States (Four Volumes)

Picturesque America: A Delineation By Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers, Lakes Forest, Waterfalls, Shores, Canons, Valleys, Cities, and Other Picturesque Features of the United States (Four Volumes)

By: Bryant, William Cullen (Ed.)

Price: $600.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company:

Seller ID: 033854

Condition: Very Good


Each volume was published individually from 1894 to 1897. Beautiful gold and burgundy lettering on blue cloth covers. All edges of text are gilded. Black end leaves. 48 tissue guarded steel engravings, and numerous wood engravings in text. All four volumes show a little spine lean. There is a little light rubbing on edges, mostly at spine ends. All volumes remain very bright and clean, and free of any markings, book plates, etc. Hinges are strong. This is a beautiful set of the first London edition of this work. View more info

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Picturesque America: Illustrations from the Original 1874 Edition, colored in the style of the Period

By: Bryant, William Cullen (Preface); Preface to this Edition By Oliver Jensen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Heritage:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 035401

ISBN: 070324611

Condition: Fine


Copyright of this edition is 1974. View more info

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Illinois in 1818

By: Buck, Solon J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Urbana, University of Illinois Press: 1967

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 033991

Condition: Fine


356 pages, indexed. Dust jacket shows a little rubbing and some small scuffs, though is otherwise clean and intact, and now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

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Water Powered Flour Mills in Nebraska

By: Buecker, Thomas R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, Nebraska State Historical Society:

Seller ID: 037194

Condition: Good


Copyright is 1983. 76 pages, saddle stapled. Ink note on front cover, and inked notes at top of title page. Other very light use. View more info

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The Cultivator, A Monthly Publication Devoted to the Improvement of the Soil and the Mind, Vol. II

By: Buel, J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Albany,

Edition: First Edition, Thus

Seller ID: 037304

Condition: Good


Printed on the Steam Presses of Packard & Van Benthuysen. 192 pages, indexed, published from March 1835 to February 1836. General light foxing throughout. Volume remains tight, though has been disbound from previous covers. View more info

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The Cultivator, A Monthly Publication Devoted to the Improvement of the Soil and the Mind, Vol. III

By: Buel, J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Albany,

Edition: First Edition, Thus

Seller ID: 037305

Condition: Good


Printed on the Steam Presses of Packard & Van Benthuysen. 200 pages, indexed, published from March 1836 to February 1837. General light foxing throughout. Volume remains tight, though has been disbound from previous covers. View more info

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The Cultivator, A Monthly Publication Devoted to the Improvement of the Soil and the Mind, Vol. IV

By: Buel, J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Albany,

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037307

Condition: Fair


Printed on the Steam Presses of Packard & Van Benthuysen. 204 pages, indexed, published from March 1837 to February 1838. General light foxing throughout. Lower outside corner of title page has been cut out, though not affecting any text or image. Last leaf is detached, and the last six leavs show creases and corner folds. Volume has been disbound from previous covers. View more info

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The Cultivator, A Monthly Publication Devoted to the Improvement of the Soil and the Mind, Volume I

By: Buel, J., J. P. Beekman and J. D. Wasson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Albany, The New-York State Agricultural Society: 1937

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 037306

Condition: Fair


Printed on the Steam Presses of Packard & Van Benthuysen. 204 pages, indexed, published from Contents were originally published from March 1834 to February 1835. General light foxing throughout. Upper outside corner of title page shows paper loss affecting the "R" in the title. Volume is remains tight, though has been disbound from previous covers. View more info

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A Defence of the Experiments to Determine the Comparative Value of the Principal Varieties of Fuel Used in the United States, and Also in Europe, Containing A Correspondence with a Committee of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences...

By: Bull, Marcus

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Judah Dobson: 1828

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033933

Condition: Fair


51 pages, bound in paper wrap covers. Covers show chips and a few small tears. There is a small stain over the date, that also mildly affects the date on the title page. Inked library numbers at the top of the front cover, though there are no further library markings. Contents are generally clean, though show moderate foxing and age toning throughout. View more info

What Happened During One Man's Lifetime 1840-1920

By: Burnap, Willard A.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Fegus Falls, MN, The Burnap Estate: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027308

Condition: Good+


461 pages; Cloth covers are rubbed along the edges and show light wear at spine ends and corners; Inked name on blank front free end page; Volume remains tight and is otherwise clean and intact. View more info

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A Short History of Pennsylvania

By: Burnham, Smith

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Hinds, Noble & Eldredge:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036370

Condition: Good


Copyright is 1912. 197 pages. Covers are rubbed and show general light wear. Inked name on end leaf. Volume remains tight and generally clean. View more info

The Last King of Paradise

By: Burns, Eugene

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Pellegrini & Cudahy:

Seller ID: 031761

Condition: Very Good


Copyright is 1952. General light wear/use in clean dust jacket that shows a few small tears and scattered chips. Jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

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Bartlesville Centennial, 1897-1997: Foundations for the Future

By: Butcher, Jim (Complied by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Marceline, MO, Joseph H. Edwards / D-Books Publishing:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035483

Condition: Near Fine


Copyright is 1996. 128 pages. Smudge on blank front free end leaf and slight age toning. Otherwise Fine. View more info

The Book Lover's Southwest: A Guide to Good Reading

By: Campbell, Walter S. (Stanley Vestal)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 027340

Condition: Fine


Copyright is 1955; 287 pages indexed; Signed on blank front free end page "Walter S. Campbell (Stanley Vestal)"; DJ remains bright and clean, though shows light rubbing along edges and a quarter inch closed tear from top edge over joint of front cover at spine; No protected in Brodart Mylar sleeve. View more info

Mavericks on the Border: The Early Southwest in Historical Fiction and Film

By: Canfield, J. Douglas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lexington, KY, The University Press of Kentucky: 2001

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Seller ID: 032534

ISBN: 0813121809

Condition: Fine


238 pages. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

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The Oil Royalty Analyzed

By: Capes, Ray C.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Tulsa, Self Published:

Seller ID: 036863

Condition: Good


Copyright is 1929. 40, unpaginated, pages saddle stapled into a paper wrap cover. Numerous photographs and illustrations. Corners are a bit creased. Very light wear on edges. "Compliments of A. L. Jelley & Co." of New York is stamped at top of title page. Scarce, with WorldCat showing only eight copies. View more info