Category: American History/Americana


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A Celebration of Freedom: Liberty Weekend 1986

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Westport, Connecticut, Liberty Centennial Press: 1986

Seller ID: SB12097

Condition: Near Fine

Adobe moire silk end pages, gold silk bookmarker sewn into headband, vibrant photographs in color. Textblock is clean and tight. All edges gilt. Gilt embossed blue boards, lightly bumped corners, gilt stamped lettering and illustration on front cover. 111pp., including picture credits. View more info

The Colorful Years 1754-1942: The Story of a Colonial Venture That Became an American Institution

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Chicago, Devoe and Raynolds Company: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB12107

Condition: Very Good

Retired library copy, usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings, and rear card pocket. Otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Lightly moisture discolored and bowed front cover, cloth spine with library marking on foot of spine, rubbed corners, sunned back cover. 60pp., including appendix. View more info

Decorations, United States Army: 1862-1926

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, War Department, Office of the Adjutant General: 1927

Seller ID: AC2756

Condition: Good

Moderately worn edges and covers, with tearing and chipping. Very worn and chipped spine. 845p. View more info

The French and British at Three Rivers: St. Mary, St. Joseph & Maumee Rivers

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Fort Wayne, IN, Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County, Indiana: 1952

Seller ID: AC2694

Condition: Very Good

Clean and tight textblock. Lightly sunned covers with light edge wear. unpaginated, approximately 13p. View more info

Fort Wayne in 1871

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Fort Wayne, IN, Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County, Indiana: 1953

Seller ID: AC2696

Condition: Very Good

Very clean and tight textblock with light edge and spine wear View more info

The Maryland Historian Volume III Number I Spring 1972 Adrienne Koch Memorial Issue

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: College Park, MD, The Maryland Historian, History Department, University of Maryland: 1972

Seller ID: EW5168

Condition: Very Good

Original copy; Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed; some light surface soiling on front cover; some light wear along the spine. 85p. View more info

The Life and Works of John Hay 1838-1905: A Commemorative Catalogue of the Exhibition Shown at the John Hay Library of Brown University in Honor of the Centennial of His Graduation at the Commencement of 1858

By: N/A

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Providence, RI, Brown University Library: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW5405

Condition: Very Good+

Retired library copy minimally marked. Textblock is very clean and tight. Binding lightly edge and corner rubbed. Lacks dust jacket; 51p. View more info

American Panorama: West of the Mississippi

By: A Holiday Magazine Book

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1960

Seller ID: SB1936

Condition: Very Good

Textblock and binding is clean and tight. Light loss to extremities on unclipped dust jacket. 405pp. View more info

The Chickamauga Campaign December 1862- November 1863 (The Great Military Campaigns of History)

By: Abbazia, Patrick

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Bryn Mawr, PA, Combined Books: 1988

Seller ID: EW3590

ISBN: 0914373153

Condition: Near Fine

Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed; some light shelf wear at the base of the spine otherwise in near perfect condition. 184p. View more info

Old Paths and Legends of New England: Saunterings Over Historic Roads with Glimpses of Picturesque Fields and Old Homesteads in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and New Hampshire

By: Abbott, Katharine M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1908

Edition: Early Reprint

Seller ID: SB4659

Condition: Very Good

Previous owner's inked inscription on ffep, otherwise textblock is a little shaken but clean and overall tight; Top edge gilt; binding has frayed and worn spine extremities and board corners; the black & white front cover inset vignette is lightly rubbed and worn at the extremities; no dust jacket; 484p., including index. View more info

Treaty Ports

By: Abend, Hallett

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB8947

Condition: Very Good

Illustrated endpapers, clean and tight textblock. Dark pink-purple top edge. Lightly bumped head and foot of spine; red paper-covered boards; 271p., including index. View more info

De Forsta Utvandrarna: Svenskars Oden Och Aventyr I Nord-och Sydamerika Under 1800-Talets Forsta Halft

By: Aberg, Alf

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Sweden, Alf Aberg: 1984

Seller ID: SB4283

ISBN: 9127013790

Condition: Very Good+

Published in the Swedish language. Previous owner's blind-embossed seal on title page. Otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Light character wear. no dust jacket; 310p. View more info

Great Britain and the American Ciivl War Volume I & II

By: Adams, Ephraim Douglass (by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gloucester, MA, Peter Smith: 1957

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SB9797

Condition: Very Good

2 Vol. Set; Textblocks are immaculate and tight, with b&w plates. No remainder marks. The Blue cloth bindings are heavily faded to light gray at the spines; Lightly scuffed covers with minor edge wear. Vol. I is 307pp. Vol. II is 340pp., including index. View more info

The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum: An Address Delivered Before the Quest Club By Otto H. Adams, November 6, 1953, at the Chamber of Commerce, Fort Wayne, Indiana

By: Adams, Otto H.

Price: $9.70

Publisher: Fort Wayne, IN, Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County: 1954

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: DC2884

Condition: Near Fine

very clean and tight with light shelf wear; 28pp. View more info

The Erie Canal

By: Adams, Samuel Hopkins

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1953

Seller ID: SB8784

Condition: Very Good

Illustrated endpapers, very clean and tight textblock; Blue binding with red stamped decoration and title on front cover, light bumping to head and foot of spine. Unclipped, edge-worn dust jacket, with rippled corners and spine extremities. 182p., including index. View more info

Chicago Stories

By: Ade, George (editing/intro By Franklin J. Meine)

Price: $24.99

Publisher: Chicago, Henry Regnery Co.: 1963

Edition: Reprint--orig. Copyright 1941

Seller ID: 03442

Condition: Good

Textblock clean and complete; binding good; rear hinge secure; front hinge secure but shows looseness; all the usual stamps, markings, and labels of an ex-lib, including remnant of pocket on front pastedown endpaper. Blue cloth hardback has minor edgewear; gilt on spine still bold; original jacket blurb pasted to rear free endpaper. View more info

Catalogue of Phi Beta Kappa Alpha of Ohio; Adelbert College of Western University; with the Charter, Constitution and Laws of the Chapter

By: Adelbert College of Western Reserve University

Price: $19.40

Publisher: Cleveland, Adelbert College of Western Reserve University: 1905

Seller ID: SJ7986

Condition: Very Good

Lightly foxed end pages, otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Moderately worn, faded binding, with light soiling; 38p. View more info

The Bark Canoes and Skin Boats of North America

By: Adney, Edwin Tappan; Chappelle, Howard I.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian Institution Press: 1983

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: SB8227

ISBN: 1560982969

Condition: Near Fine

Former owner's gift inscription on fep, tiny round stain on fep & title page, else a great copy; Textblock is clean, b&w photographs and detailed diagrams. Minimal wear to the covers. 242p., including bibliography and index. View more info

Abraham Lincoln

By: Agar, Herbert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Company: 1952

Seller ID: SB8798

Condition: Very Good

Retired library copy, minimally marked and labeled. Otherwise textblock is extremely tight. Dark pink top edge, no remainder marks, all edges clean. Unclipped, lightly surface-soiled dust jacket, minor shelf wear; 143pp., including chronological table and a note on sources. View more info

Fortune Magazine: July 1944, Vol. 30, No. 1

By: Albert L. Furth (Executive Ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Jersey City, William D. Geer: 1944

Seller ID: AC1359

Condition: Very Good

Cover design by Peter Piening. Moderate edge, cover and spine wear. Contents include, but are not limited to: The Job Before Us; The Working Front; America and the Future. 270 p., including back cover View more info