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SONS OF THE SIRES: A HISTORY OF THE RISE, PROGRESS, AND DESTINY OF THE AMERICAN PARTY, AND ITS PROBABLE INFLUENCE ON THE NEXT PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION, TO WHICH IS ADDED A REVIEW OF THE LETTER OF THE HON. HENRY A. WISE, AGAINST THE KNOW-NOTHINGS

By: An American

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lippincott, Grambo & Co.: 1855

Seller ID: 92392


223 pp; Ex-library with usual marks. Binding is very slightly cocked but completely tight. Boards and spine are scuffed and slightly edge worn, front endpage has been removed, light foxing throughout. 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

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

FOE OF COMPROMISE AND OTHER ESSAYS

By: Brown, William Garrott

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Company: 1903

Seller ID: 91122


224 pp; Previous owner's gift note in pencil dated 1918 on ffep, deckle cut foredge has faint foxing, binding is very mildly seperated at pages 64 and also at pages 96-97 but is still holding firm, boards and spine tips show slight edgewear and rubbing, else an attractive copy, binding sound, text and pages are clean. 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

IT TAKES A VILLAGE AND OTHER LESSONS CHILDREN TEACH US (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Clinton, Hillary Rodham

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1996

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 94200


318 pp; Signed by author on front endpage. A crisp, tight book, like new. DJ protected in clear Brodart cover. ; Signed by Author View more info

George Washington

By: Ford, Paul Leicester

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia & New York, J. B. Lippincott: 1930

Edition: Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 83216


319 pp; Scarce with dust jacket. Pencil shading in outside gutters, previous owner's name on ffep, minor toning to ep's. DJ is lightly rubbed and edgeworn, with mild soiling, & has several tiny little edge tears. Still this is an attractive book with solid binding and clean tight and unmarked text. DJ protected in a clear Brodat cover. Includes 24 full page BW plates and index. Leicester's classic intimate biography of Washington. Anniversary Edition. ; Always Delivery C... View more info

Speeches of the Flying Squadron

By: Hanly, J. Frank and Oliver Wayne Stewart, Eds.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Hanly & Stewart: 1916

Seller ID: 81033


420 pp; Cover is lightly shelfworn, with bumped corners, rubbing at edges resulting in small (1/4") tear in spine panel. Ink inscription and ink stamp on front free endpaper; ink stamp on blank foretitle page. Otherwise clean, tight, square, and attractive, a very nice copy.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

NATIONAL CAPITOL : ITS ARCHITECTURE, ART, & HISTORY

By: Hazelton Jr. , George C.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York: J.F. Taylor & Company,: 1914

Seller ID: 72650


301 pp; Covers edgeworn exposing board at corners & along top rear edge, top & bottom of spine frayed, gold gilt on spine rubbed [no longer visable, ] gold gilt on front cover dulled, hinges are slightly weak, ep's and paste-downs mildly foxed and toned, else is very good, contents clean, binding sound. B&W photos and Illustrations throughout.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

BLACK OVER WHITE: NEGRO POLITICAL LEADERSHIP IN SOUTH CAROLINA DURING RECONSTRUCTION

By: Holt, Thomas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Urbana, IL, University of Illinois Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 88365


269 pp; Very mild foxing to foredge, else this is a very attractive copy, never used. DJ protected in a clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

LITTLE JOURNEY TO THE HOME OF ROBERT G. INGERSOLL

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Roycrofters: 1930

Seller ID: 83072


54 pp; DJ is slightly soiled and has a few short closed tears. Minor edge wear on spine, some toning on endpages; binding has a weak spot in the middle but is not cracked and is still tight. An attractive, decorative book. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Great Mistake

By: Knox, John

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Washington DC, National Foundation Press: 1930

Seller ID: 69673


Mild soil to rear ep's, edge wear at corners some begining to very lightly fray, top corner of ffep cut out, else binding sound, contents clean, a very good copy. 176 pp; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Legacy : Connecticut Politics 1930-1980 (Signed)

By: Lieberman, Joseph I.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hartford, CT, Spoonwood Press: 1981

Seller ID: 66659


Signed presentation copy by Lieberman, dated 1997. Wraps show some minor edgewear, still a nice tight, clean copy. 215pp. (previous owners name).; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

JAMES K. POLK: A POLITICAL BIOGRAPHY TO THE PRELUDE TO WAR 1795-1845

By: McCormac, Eugene Irving

Price: $29.50

Publisher: American Political Biography Press: 1995

Seller ID: 86333


372 pp; Previous owner's name on front pastedown, 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

AMERICAN JOURNEY: THE PRESIDENTIAL SPEECHES OF GEORGE MCGOVERN

By: McGovern, George

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Random House: 1974

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 79437


246 pp; Author signed presentation to the previous owner on ffep, wraps show mild shelf wear, spine is very faintly creased, else an excellent copy, binding tight, pages clean & bright. Stated 1st Edition. 246p; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

FLESHING OUT SKULL & BONES: INVESTIGATIONS INTO AMERICA'S MOST POWERFUL SECRET SOCIETY

By: Millegan, Kris

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Trine Day: 2003

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 83627


712 pp; A faint touch of shelf wear, else a very attractive copy, like new. Binding tight & square, pages crisp, clean & bright. DJ protected in a clear Brodart cover. Stated 1st Edition. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

CELEBRATED TRIAL MADELINE POLLARD VS BRECKINRIDGE: THE MOST NOTED BREACH OF PROMISE SUIT IN THE HISTORY COURT RECORDS (SALESMAN SAMPLE)

By: Not Stated

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Not Stated, Not Stated: 1895

Seller ID: 76207


Salesman's sample, probably published circa 1895. Boards and spine are spotted and discolored, minor edge wear on corners and spine. First several pages are disbound, heavy toning. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION 1936

By: Not Stated

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Democratic Party: 1936

Seller ID: 80930


394 pp; Wraps and spine are creased, scuffed and worn. Toning on blank pages facing portraits, otherwise contents are clean and tight. Many full page portraits and attractive color advertisements. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

INVESTIGATION OF THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT JOHN F. KENNEDY : APPENDIX TO HEARINGS BEFORE THE SELECT COMMITTEE ON ASSASSINATIONS OF THE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, NINETY-FIFTH CONGRESS, SECOND SESSION: VOLUME VI, PHOTOGRAPHIC EVIDENCE

By: Not Stated

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Washington DC, U. S. Govt. Printing Office: 1979

Seller ID: 68641


Very minor shelf wear to corners, and a very tiny, less than a cm tear at top of spine, else is like new, binding tight, text clean a very attractive copy. 318 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

UNITED STATES MAGAZINE AND DEMOCRATIC REVIEW, VOLUME TWO: CONTAINING THE POLITICAL AND LITERARY PORTIONS OF THE NUMBERS PUBLISHED IN APRIL, MAY, JUNE, AND JULY, 1838

By: Not Stated

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Langtree and O'Sullivan: 1838

Seller ID: 84120


432 pp; Contains four engraved portraits including Calhoun and Park. 3/4 leather binding with marbled boards. Spine and boards are scuffed and edge worn, paper is peeled off the top third of the rear board. Newspaper clippings have been pasted to the first 60 pages or so. Page 387 and the rear endpage are missing, first page of text has a 4" vertical tear. Some water staining on top fore edge of last few pages, previous owner's name on front endpage. ; Always Delive... View more info