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The Mayflower

By: Vernon Heaton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Mayflower Books: 1980

Seller ID: 014920

ISBN: 0831757450

Condition: Fine


No writing in the book - not even an owner's name. Clean white pages. Dust jacket price clipped with faded spine. Protected by mylar. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Mayflower

By: Vernon Heaton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Mayflower Books: 1980

Seller ID: 014921

ISBN: 0831757450

Condition: Near Fine


No writing in the book - not even an owner's name. Clean white pages. Erasure mark to flyleaf. Dust jacket has faded spine. Protected by mylar. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Golden Age of Homespun (First Thus)

By: Wagenen, Jared Van

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang: 1963

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 032153

ISBN: 0809000660

Condition: Very Good


This book celebrates the days before the Civil War when the "whir of the spindle and the thack of the loom" were heard in nearly every upstate New York farmhouse. Paperback. Illustrated cover. Price mark on half title page. Date of purchase on back of half title page. There is no other writing in the book. xviii, 280pp., index. First American Century Series Edition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Book of Country Things

By: Walter Needham; Barrows Mussey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lexington, MA, The Stephen Greene Press: 1986

Edition: Tenth Printing

Seller ID: 032159

ISBN: 0828904618

Condition: Very Good +


For those of us who yearn for simpler times, this is a book that reminds us how difficult the simpler things could be. Dictated from the memoirs of Walter Needham's grandfather, it gives brief and colorful descriptions of carpentry, farming, animal husbandry and domestic sciences, and is an accurate picture of life in New England in the 1800s. Paperback. Date of purchase on frontispiece. There is no other writing in the book. viii, 166pp., index. Full refund if not ... View more info

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Religious Diversity and American Religious History: Studies in Traditions and Cultures (SIGNED)

By: Walter H. Conser Jr.; Sumner B. Twiss

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Athens, University of Georgia Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by author

Seller ID: 014840

ISBN: 0820319171

Condition: Very Good


Warmly inscribed to previous owner by Walt Conser on half-title page. Contains minimal underlining in red pen. Text pages are clean and crisp. One page has small nick in fore edge. Purple cloth covers with silver lettering to spine. Covers are lightly worn/faded. Binding tight and square. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Churchill and Roosevelt: The Complete Correspondence (3 volumes)

By: Warren F. Kimball, Editor

Price: $230.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 1995

Edition: Collector's Edition

Seller ID: 041293

Condition: Near Fine


Complete 3-volume set. Bound in Genuine Leather. Collector's Edition. Silk moire end papers. Silk ribbon page marker bound in. Private library mark. All page edges gilt. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Diaries of Auberon Waugh: Four Crowded Years 1972-1976 & A Turbulent Decade 1976-1985

By: Waugh, Auberon

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Pleasantville, NY, The Akadine Press: 1998

Seller ID: 036479

ISBN: 1888173416

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine paperback. Illustrated. Not paginated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Problems of Expansion as considered in papers and addresses

By: Whitelaw Reid

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Company: 1900

Seller ID: 036928

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth with original leather spine label. Includes an October 27, 1937 newspaper article on the author from the New York Herald Tribune. Personal library bookplate inside front cover. x, 294pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Behind the Front Page (First Edition)

By: Wilbur Forrest

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York and London, D. Appleton-Century Company: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028850

Condition: Very Good -


Burgundy cloth with gold and black lettering. Private library mark inside front cover. Public library mark inside rear cover. Partial dust-jacket paste-down on front free end-paper. No writing in the book. viii, 350pp. Full refund if not satisfied. Rare first edition. View more info

Selected Addresses and Orations of William F. Vilas

By: William F. Vilas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Madison, WI, Privately Printed: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037762

Condition: Very Good


William Freeman Vilas was a member of the Democratic Party who served in the United States Senate for the state of Wisconsin from 1891 to 1897. He was a prominent Bourbon Democrat. Slipcase in very good minus condition. This is #87 of 100 copies. 254pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Foreign Relations of the United States 1947 Volume VIII: The American Republics

By: William Franklin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, U.S. Government Printing Office: 1972

Seller ID: 039353

Condition: Very Good +


Burgundy paneled cloth with gold lettering and design on spine. Some neat underlining. xii, 1,082pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Picture Of Pioneer Times In California Illustrated with Anecdotes and Stories taken from real life (First Edition)

By: William Grey

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, W. M. Hinton & Co: 1881

Edition: Author's Edition

Seller ID: 032126

Condition: Good


The book recounts numerous gold rush memoirs and descriptions of the major cities. Much of the beginning of the text is a critique of Soule's Annals of San Francisco. Also included in the text are three short novels, with California settings, written for children. HOWES W372. COWAN, p.680. ROCQ 16151. KURUTZ 676. GRAFF 4635. Brown cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. No writing in the book. Tail of spine chipped. Closed tear on spine (thro... View more info

Washington, the Nation's Capital: the National Geographic Magazine, Vol. XXVII (27), No. 3, March, 1915

By: William Howard Taft and James Bryce

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032499

Condition: Very Good


Two articles reprinted from the magazine: 71-page article by a former United States President with two 3-panel color folding plates and photos with many in color. An address by James Bryce revised for publication and photos added, brown cloth over boards with brown title, lines and decorations on front board. Quite a nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Death Valley in '49: An Essential Chapter in Pioneer History

By: William Lewis Manly

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 033812

Condition: Near Fine


Part of the Great Americana Series. Facsimile reprint of 1894 edition published in San Jose, CA. The book describes one of the most dramatic episodes in the Gold Rush to California, an incredible journey of a party of emigrants who got lost in Death Valley . Unlike most memoirs recollected in old age, the narrative is so accurate that details can be substantiated from other records, and the wanderings of the party can be traced with geographical accuracy. Red leathere... View more info

The Society of the Cincinnati 1783-1935 (Signed Limited Edition)

By: William S. Thomas, M.D.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 037351

Condition: Very Good +


For brotherly kindness, for union and national honor, as long as they shall endure. Prpeared under the direction of the standing committee of the New York State Society of the Cincinnati. Printed on special deckle-edged, laid paper and limited to 1,000 copies. This is No. 933. Author's signature on the New Windsor Edition page. Cream spine cloth with paper covered boards. Original paper spine label. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Illustrations have printed tissue... View more info

Manual of American National Government

By: William Thomas Nichols and H. P. Davis, Jr.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Dubuque, IA, Kendall / Hunt Publishing Company: 1967

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 028934

Condition: Very Good -


Paperback. Spiral bound. Illustrated cover. v, 61pp. Scarce. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

America and the Great War for Humanity and Freedom (Salesman Sample Book)

By: Willis Fletcher Johnson

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Universal Book and Bible House: 1917

Edition: Salesman's Sample Edition

Seller ID: 034546

Condition: Very Good


Salesman's Sample book with space at rear to take orders. Colorful illustrated cloth (red, white and blue, of course). Illustrated with more than 100 plans, maps, diagrams, drawings, and reproductions of photographs. Various paginations (due to samplings). Approximately 180pp. Frontispiece. Solid copy. Age-toned end papers. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The War in Florida

By: Woodburne Potter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 033786

Condition: Near Fine


Part of the Great Americana Series. Facsimile of the rare Baltimore 1836 first edition. Near fine condition. These facsimiles are the most affordable way to study, own and enjoy rare Americana. Original leather grained cloth binding. Decorated end papers. viii, 184pp. Solid copy. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Cotton Regency: The Northern Merchants and Reconstruction, 1865-1880

By: Woolfolk, George Ruble

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Octagon Books: 1979

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 037498

ISBN: 0374987505

Condition: Near Fine


Red cloth with gold spine lettering. Near fine condition. Illustrated. 311pp., index. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The American Tradition: National Characteristics, Past and Present

By: Wright, Louis B. & Swedenberg, H. T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, F. S. Crofts & Co: 1943

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 033390

Condition: Near Fine


Preface: "The compilers have included some of the important documents that helped to establish our tradition of liberty, and they have brought together essays, descriptions, narratives, factual articles, and a few stories that illustrate qualities important in the development of America." Includes: 'Liberty or Death', Patrick Henry, 'The Declaration of Independence," Thomas Jefferson, "Freedom of the Press in the United States," Alexis de Tocqueville... View more info

Sources of the Mississippi and the Western Louisiana Territory

By: Zebulon Montgomery Pike

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 033789

Condition: Near Fine


Part of the Great Americana Series. US Army officer, Zebulon Montgomery Pike, led several expeditions into the new Louisiana Territory during the years 1805-1807 and published his accounts of his travels, with the blessing of President Jefferson, 4 years before Lewis and Clark published their journals. Facsimile of the rare 1810 Philadelphia edition. Fine condition. These facsimiles are the most affordable way to study, own and enjoy rare Americana. Original leather ... View more info