Category: American Presidents

Sort

Showing 41-60 of 65

Plain Speaking: An Oral Biography of Harry S. Truman

By: Miller, Merle

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Publishing Corporation:

Edition: First Edition, Third Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 033066

Condition: Very Good+


Copyright is 1973/1974. 448 pages. Signed in name only on blank front free end page. Volume remains tight and very clean, though shows some age toning and very light signs of use. Price clipped dust jacket shows chips and a little paper loss over head of spine ends, and small tears over corners and foot of spine. Otherwise, jacket remains fairly clean and bright and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

Plain Speaking: An Oral Biography of Harry S. Truman

By: Miller, Merle

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Publishing Corporation:

Edition: First Edition, Fourth Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 033100

Condition: Very Good+


Copyright is 1973/1974. 448 pages. Signed in name only on title page. There are a couple of light ink smudges on blank front free end leaf. Volume is otherwise Fine. Dust jacket shows a little light edge creasing, though remains bright and clean, and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

Truman: The Rise to Power

By: Miller, Richard Lawrence

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By the Author

Seller ID: 033079

ISBN: 0070421854

Condition: Very Good+


Copyright is 1986. 536 pages. Inscribed and signed by the author on half title page. Light smudges and a couple creased page edges. Otherwise tight and clean. Jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for In the Arena:  A Memoir of Victory, Defeat, and Renewal

In the Arena: A Memoir of Victory, Defeat, and Renewal

By: Nixon, Richard

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1990

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 033049

ISBN: 0671700960

Condition: Near Fine


384 pages. Bookplate from the Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace, with the signature of Richard Nixon is affixed to the blank front free end page. Volume shows very slight spine lean. Dust jacket shows small chip over upper edge of top cover, as well as light rubbing over outside edges. Otherwise a bright and clean copy, now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for The Real War

The Real War

By: Nixon, Richard

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 1980

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 033059

ISBN: 044651201X

Condition: Fine


341 pages. Deluxe edition signed in name only by Richard Nixon on signature page. Silvered edges. Housed in cloth covered slipcase that shows a couple light scuffs. View more info

My Last Chance to Be a Boy: Theodore Roosevelt's South American Expedition of 1913-1914

By: Ornig, Joseph R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mechanicsburg, PA, Stackpole Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Seller ID: 033717

ISBN: 081171098x

Condition: Near Fine


258 pages, plus plates. Previous owner's book plate on front paste down. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for The Election of Andrew Jackson

The Election of Andrew Jackson

By: Remini, Robert V.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036347

Condition: Near Fine


Copyright is 1963. 224 pages. Cloth covers show a little light rubbing at spine ends. Otherwise a tight and clean copy. Dust jacket shows a small chip over head of spine, as well as light rubbing. Jacket remains bright and clean, and is now in a clear protective sleeve. View more info

Image for Reminiscences of Abraham Lincoln By Distinguished Men of His Time

Reminiscences of Abraham Lincoln By Distinguished Men of His Time

By: Rice, Allen Thorndike (Ed.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, North American Review: 1889

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 035651

Condition: Good


656 pages. Top hinge is broke and there is a little separation between the title page and the first page of contents. Spine is slightly faded and shows a couple of light scuffs. Volume is otherwise very clean and bright. View more info

African Game Trails: An Account of the African Wanderings of an American Hunter-Naturalist

By: Roosevelt, Theodore

Price: $275.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1910

Edition: First Trade Edition

Seller ID: 037336

Condition: Good


583 pages, indexed. Leather over spine and corners, with brown cloth over boards. Raised spine bands and gilt stamped lettering. Top edge of text block is gilded. Leather is rubbed and scuffed. There is a three inch crack along the joint of the top cover at the spine, though hinges (internal) remain tight. There is a penciled name on the blank front free end page and the edges of the end leaves are a little darkened. Occasional light smudge, though volume is gener... View more info

History of the Impeachment of Andrew Johnson, President of the United States By the House of Representatives and His Trial By the Senate, for High Crimes and Misdemeanors in Office, 1868

By: Ross, Edmund G.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, NM, Self Published: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031467

Condition: Good+


Cloth covers are a little rubbed and shows a few smudges. Paper is a bit brittle and end leaves are chipped. Volume remains tight and otherwise intact. View more info

Image for The Eisenhower Years: Affairs of State

The Eisenhower Years: Affairs of State

By: Rovere, Richard H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Cudahy: 1956

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Seller ID: 036359

Condition: Very Good+


390 pages. Inked name and notation on front paste down beneath inside flap of dust jacket. Volume is otherwise tight and clean with only slight signs of age and use. Dust jacket shows general light wear and age. Jacket remains clean, and is now in a clear protective sleeve. View more info

Image for Abraham Lincoln: The War Years (Four Volumes)

Abraham Lincoln: The War Years (Four Volumes)

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc.:

Seller ID: 036118

Condition: Near Fine


Seventeenth Printing of the first edition. Volumes are all in very nice condition, save for an occasional light scuff or rubbing. Jackets remain bright and clean, though show scattered light edge wear. Dust jackets are now in clear protective sleeves. Due to the size and weight of this four volume set, additional charges will be required for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

Image for The Age of Jackson

The Age of Jackson

By: Schlesinger, Arthur M. Jr.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1953

Seller ID: 036356

Condition: Near Fine


twenty-seventh printing of the first edition. 577 pages. Corners are very slightly bumped. Volume is otherwise Fine. Jacket shows a few small edge chips, and rubbing along the edges. Dust jacket is otherwise bright and clean, and now in a clear protective sleeve. View more info

Image for Abraham Lincoln:  His Path to the Presidency [with] Abraham Lincoln:  The Year of This Election (A Cartoon History)

Abraham Lincoln: His Path to the Presidency [with] Abraham Lincoln: The Year of This Election (A Cartoon History)

By: Shaw, Albert

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, The Review of Reviews Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By the Author

Seller ID: 037146

Condition: Very Good


Complete set in two volumes, housed in original slipcase. Presentation copy with inscription of the author to Senator Arthur Capper (U.S. Senator from Kansas from 1919 to 1949.) and dated New York 1930. Both volumes are a little faded over spine, and volume I shows slight moisture stain at lower outside corner of the bottom cover. Both volumes shows a few light scuffs. Otherwise, both volumes are tight and clean. Slipcase is well worn and shows moisture stains at hee... View more info

Image for Abraham Lincoln:  An Address Delivered Before the Men's League of the Broadway Tabernacle Church of New York, Feb. 10th 1902

Abraham Lincoln: An Address Delivered Before the Men's League of the Broadway Tabernacle Church of New York, Feb. 10th 1902

By: Sumner, Edward A.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, The Tandy-Thomas Company: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author: Inscribed.

Seller ID: 024071

Condition: Good+


31 pages. Inscription on front paste down reads " To my friend / Alfred _ _____ / with the sincere / regard of the / author." Cloth covers show a little rubbing, and there is a red smudge on cloth over bottom cover. Lettering and ruled outline remain good. End leaves are a little darkened. Volume remains tight and otherwise intact. View more info

Image for Happy Birthday Mr. President:  Program from the Celebration of the President's 76th Birthday

Happy Birthday Mr. President: Program from the Celebration of the President's 76th Birthday

By: Truman, Harry

Price: $250.00

Inscription: Signed by the Subject

Seller ID: 033508

Condition: Near Fine


Three panel program, with tipped in illustration "The Spirit of '76," from the May 10, 1960 celebration event of President Trumans' 76 birthday at the Muehlebach Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri. The front cover of the program is inscribed to Frank Glenn, legendary Kansas City bookseller and friend of President Truman. Also laid in is a TLS by H. J. Talge, one of the events' coordinators. View more info

Image for Memoirs:  Volume One, Year of Decisions; Volume Two, Years of Trial and Hope

Memoirs: Volume One, Year of Decisions; Volume Two, Years of Trial and Hope

By: Truman, Harry S.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company:

Seller ID: 037303

Condition: Near Fine


Published in 1955 and 1956 respectively. This is the special Kansas City edition with the red and white map of Missouri on the front end leaves. Of this edition, 20,615 copies were printed of Volume One, and 11,500 copies of Volume Two. Original purchase receipt is laid in, along with a gift certificate for Volume Two that is dated 1955. Both volumes remain tight and very clean. The front end leaves of Volume I are very slightly darkened from the receipt (which is n... View more info

Yes We Can: Barack Obama's History-Making Presidential Campaign

By: Tufankjian, Scot (Photographs by)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, PowerHouse Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027363

ISBN: 1576875040

Condition: Fine


Copyright is 2008; First printing of the first edition; 191 pages; There is a two inch closed tear from top edge of DJ over rear cover; DJ is otherwise fine, and is now protected in a Brodart Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for Epistles Domestic, Confidential, and Official, from General Washington.  Written About the Commencement of the American Contest, When He Entered on the Command of the Army of the United States...

Epistles Domestic, Confidential, and Official, from General Washington. Written About the Commencement of the American Contest, When He Entered on the Command of the Army of the United States...

By: Washington, George

Price: $700.00

Publisher: 1796

Seller ID: 036667

Condition: Fair


New-York: Printed by G. Robinson and J. Bull / London: Re-printed for F. and C. Rivington. Pp: xvi, 303. Contents remain un-cut. Original drab boards and binders paper over spine. Paper over spine is deteriorated. Covers are worn and detached. Penciled booksellers notes on half title and preface pages. Inked name at top of title page. Moisture stain seen on bottom board, with resulting tide marks on the last two leaves. Contents are complete, and generally intac... View more info

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