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BOOK OF THE SOCIETY OF COLONIAL WARS IN THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY (YEAR BOOK 1955)

By: N/A

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Society of Colonial Wars: 1955

Seller ID: 66962


Boards with some wear and soil, esp at spine, light foxing to cloth esp noticeable on spine; otherwise contents clean and sound. 312 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

INDIAN DEPREDATIONS IN GEORGIA; LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF WAR, TRANSMITTING THE CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN THAT DEPARTMENT AND THE EXECUTIVE OF GEORGIA, RELATIVE TO DEPREDATIONS COMMITTED BY THE CREEK INDIANS ....; DOC NO 25, HO. OF REP. WAR DEPT

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., 1830

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 60679


102 pp; Disbound from a book bound with many other Government documents, pamphlet containing numerous individual descriptions of Creek Indian Depredations on the Georgia frontier; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

FLORIDA LIFE OF THOMAS EDISON

By: Albion, Ms. Michele Wehrwein

Price: $14.85

Publisher: University Press of Florida: 2008

Seller ID: 305001


240 pp; Upper front cover slightly bumped. Purchased from the publisher, no names, pages unmarked. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

UNDAUNTED COURAGE: MERIWETHER LEWIS, THOMAS JEFFERSON, AND THE OPENING OF THE AMERICAN WEST

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 75756


511 pp; First edition. Previous owner's name on front endpage, otherwise like new. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

FOOTPRINTS OF TIME : AND A COMPLETE ANALYSIS OF OUR SYSTEM OF GOVERNMENT WITH FACTS AND STATISTICS FROM OFFICIAL SOURCES

By: Bancroft, Charles

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lexington, KY / Burlington, IA, T. H. Carter / R. T. Root: 1876

Seller ID: 85094


734 pp; Boards show minor shelf & rubbing wear with the beginning of mild fraying at the corners, Spine also has shelf wear including light rubbing, very minor foxing to page margins & the frontise, paste-downs mildy soiled, else an attractive copy, binding is sound, text is clean. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

OHIO (OHIO RIVER VALLEY SERIES)

By: Banta, R.E.

Price: $9.85

Publisher: Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky: 1998

Seller ID: 84753


592 pp; Excellent book. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

From Edward I, King of England, B. 1239 to C. Mitchell Bedford, B. 1928

By: Bedford, C. Mitchell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Syracuse, NY, 1998

Seller ID: 65214


spiral binding. Very light shelf wear. 27pp.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

POLITICAL SHAME OF MEXICO

By: Bell, Edward I.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, McBride, Nast & Company: 1914

Seller ID: 93480


422 pp; Previous owners name on front paste-down, ffep has been torn out, Rear board has a few small stains along lower edge, gold spine lettering is dull, mild shelf wear to extremities, else binding is tight, text and pages are clean, still a nice copy. View more info

DOWN WITH THE OLD CANOE: A CULTURAL HISTORY OF THE TITANIC DISASTER

By: Biel, Steven

Price: $7.50

Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc: 1996

Seller ID: 87923


300 pp; Excellent book, DJ protected in a clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

LEXINGTON IN OLD VIRGINIA

By: Boley, Henry

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Garrett & Massie, Publishers: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 87919


235 pp; Wraps and spine show light edge wear, front wrap has a faint tiny stain, else a very attractive copy, binding is tight, pages and text are crisp & clean. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

BOWLES STAR POEM BOOK NO. 3, POEMS FOR ALL OCCASIONS

By: Bowles, Lillian M.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Bowles Music House: 1915

Seller ID: 90609


No date stated, circa 1915, African American poem book from Chicago, IL. Wraps are toned and show moderate edgewear & soiling, previous owner's name on rear wrap, pages are toned, several pages are dog-eared, else stapled binding is sound and pages are clean. Not paginated. View more info

Williamstown : the First Two Hundred Years 1753-1953 and Twenty Years Later 1953-1973

By: Brooks, Robert R. R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Williamstown, MA, Williamstown Historical Commission: 1974

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 66991


DJ shows light overall toning, some faint scuffing on back cover and shelf wear along top edge, including very tiny chip on spine corner, otherwise an excellent copy. 504pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

WILLIAMSTOWN : THE FIRST TWO HUNDRED YEARS 1753-1953

By: Brooks, Robert R. R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Williamstown, MA, Mcclelland Press: 1953

Seller ID: 66997


Very light external wear, old tape marks on front fly, top edge foxed, else a very attractive clean, sound copy. 458pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Williamstown : The First Two Hundred Years

By: Brooks, Robert R. R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Williamstown, MA, Mcclelland Press: 1953

Seller ID: 67088


DJ has some minor sun fading on spine and around margins, especially at top; boards and contents in excellent condition, pages clean, binding tight. An attractive copy. Illus. 458 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Jackson's Way: Andrew Jackson and the People of the Western Waters

By: Buchanan, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons Inc: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 86259


434 pp; This is a great book with only previous owner's name on ffep. Book is like new with tight binding & crisp, clean pages and text. Dust jacket remains crisp & clean and is protected in a clear Brodart cover. Includes BW reproductions throughout, bibliography, notes and index. Buchannan details the three decades long bloody campaign that Jackson waged to help the gritty American pioneers take on the powerful tribes in the Old Southwest. ; Always Delivery Confirmatio... View more info

INDIANA 1816-1850: THE PIONEER ERA

By: Carmony, Donald F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana Historical Bureau & Indiana Historical Society: 1998

Seller ID: 71220


Trade paperback. Faint crease to wraps at lower front and rear corner, very mild shelfwear to edges, lower foredge slightly soiled, else a very attractive copy, binding tight, text clean. 924p. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

JOHN W. CARPENTER'S KENTUCKY COURTHOUSES (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Carpenter, John W.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Ky, U. S. A., John W. Carpenter Publisher: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 77669


Author signed presentation to previous owners, DJ shows edgewear including several short edge tears, small, about a cm, chip missing from bottom front edge of DJ, boards show light wear at corners, foredge and DJ flaps are faintly toned, else an attractive copy, binding tight, pages clean. DJ protected in a clear, removable Brodart cover. 1st Edition. 259p ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

GOODLY HERITAGE EARLEIST WILLS ON THE AMERICAN FRONTIER

By: Chalfant, Ella

Price: $11.50

Publisher: University of Pittsburgh: 1955

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 84805


239 pp; DJ has a few tiny edge tears, faint toning to foredges and DJ flaps, else a very attractive copy, binding tight, pages are crisp, clean & bright. 2nd printing. DJ protected in a clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Sketches and Statistics of Cincinnati in 1851

By: Cist, Charles

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Wm. H. Moore & Co: 1851

Seller ID: 83228


363 pp; Holmes C412. Sabin 13154. A nice book complete with 17 Engraved plates, 12 full pg wood engravings, and 2 half pg wood engravings. Book is mildly edgeworn and beginning to fray at spine & corners, medium to light foxing throughout including foxing to the plates, missing blank front fly page, almost all pages have a minor moisture stain along top edge in margin, signature slightly loose at p167, previous owner's nameplate on ffep. Still this is an attractive book ... View more info

Sketches and Statistics of Cincinnati in 1859

By: Cist, Charles

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Wm. H. Moore & Co: 1859

Seller ID: 83229


363 pp; A nice book with edgewear & bumped corners, fraying at edges, chipping at spine head & foot, cloth cracking at outside hinges causing lower 4" of backstrip to detach, light foxing throughout, and signature slightly loose at p357. Still this is an attractive book with stamped covers & gilt lettering on spine and front cover, and is a ready read with unmarked text. Includes engraved plates and 43 pgs of illustrated ads. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years ... View more info