Category: American History/Americana


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Fortune Magazine: August 1944, Vol. 30, No. 2

By: Albert L. Furth (Executive Editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Jersey City, William D. Geer: 1944

Seller ID: AC1355

Condition: Very Good

Cover design by Peter Piening. Moderate edge and cover 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

World Famous Horseshoe Curve

By: Albrecht, Harry P. (Ed.)

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Altoona, PA, Harry P. Albrecht: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AC1457

Condition: Very Good

Very clean and tight textblock with light edge and cover wear; 64p. View more info

This Cleveland of Ours: (Volume IV - Illustrated)

By: Alburn, Wilfred Henry & Miriam Russell; Dr. Charles Franklin Thwing and Mr Elbert Hall Baker (Consultants and Advisers)

Price: $33.95

Publisher: Chicago, S. J. Clarke: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: DC2064

Condition: Very Good

Volume IV only; textblock very clean and tight; lightly to moderately shelf worn binding; pages 473-910, including index. View more info

One Heroic Hour at King's Mountain: Battle of King's Mountain October 7, 1780

By: Alderman, Pat

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Johnson City, TN, The Overmountain Press: 1990

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: EW1903

ISBN: 0932807402

Condition: Near Fine

Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed, light surface-soiling on rear cover. 94p., including index. View more info

A Brief Narrative of the Case and Trial of John Peter Zenger Printer of the New York Weekly Journal

By: Alexander, James (by); Katz, Stanley Nider (edited by)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Birmingham, AL, Palladium Press: 2001

Seller ID: SB8592

Condition: Fine

Immaculate and tight textblock. All edges gilt. Navy blue genuine bonded leather in pristine condition, four raised bands, gilt stamped decoation/lettering on front cover and down spine. 238pp., including notes and index. View more info

The Greatest of Friends: Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill 1938-1945

By: Alldritt, Keith

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1995

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: SB12088

ISBN: 031213505X

Condition: Near Fine

Red end pages, b&w photographs, textblock is clean and tight. Black cloth spine, blue paper boards. Unclipped dust jacket, small chip/tear on front top edge near head of spine, light wear to corners and spine, in mylar. 224pp., including index. View more info

The Big Change (America Transforms Itself 1900-1950)

By: Allen, Frederick Lewis

Price: $5.82

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1952

Edition: BOMC

Seller ID: 02622

Condition: VG+

dj edges heavily rubbed and chipped, with moderate wrinkling and a lightly faded spine; corners bumped, else very clean and tight binding. View more info

Hawaii's War Years 1941-1945

By: Allen, Gwenfread

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Westport, CT, Greenwood Press, Publishers: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SB7155

ISBN: 083715331X

Condition: Very Good

Previous owner's inked inscription on ffep, name/address label on fep, else textblock is clean and tight. Lightly worn blue cloth binding, protected by a clear, five-mil fitted dust jacket; 418p., including appendix and index. View more info

Covered Bridges of the Middle West

By: Allen, Richard Sanders

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, Bonanza Books: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SJ4232

ISBN: 0517128462

Condition: Near Fine

Textblock and binding is extremely clean and tight. lightly rubbed and worn, unclipped dust jacket; 152p., including index and notes. View more info

Covered Bridges of the South

By: Allen, Richard Sanders

Price: $8.68

Publisher: NY, Bonanza Books: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SJ4233

ISBN: 0517128470

Condition: Near Fine

Textblock and binding is very clean and tight. Lightly rubbed and worn, price-clipped dust jacket; 56pp., including index. View more info

Long Road to Liberty: The Odyssey of a German Regiment in the Yankee Army: The 15th Missouri Volunteer Infantry

By: Allendorf, Donald

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Kent OH, The Kent State University Press: 2006

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SB8388

ISBN: 978087338719

Condition: Near Fine

Gift quality! Tan marbled endpapers, former owner's name/address label on fep, else immaculate and tight. Tan cloth binding, pristine condition. Immaculate, unclipped and mylar sleeved dust jacket. 342pp., including bibliographical references and index. View more info

Pennsylvania Leaders

By: Alshouse, H.S. & Klein, Philip

Price: $14.55

Publisher: State College, Penns Valley Publishers: 1951

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 00668a

Condition: Very Good

lightly rubbed and bumped edges, else very clean and tight. View more info

Mountain Mafia: Organized Crime in the Rockies

By: Alt, Betty L. and Sandra K. Wells

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nashville, Cold Tree Press: 2008

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: AC2345

ISBN: 1583852743

Condition: Fine

Signed by both authors on title page. Immaculate and tight textblock with minimal edge wear. 225p. View more info

Travels Through the Interior Parts of America Vol. I & II

By: Anburey, Thomas; Foreword by Major-General William Harding Carter

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1923

Edition: Limited Edition, #464 of 525 Sets

Seller ID: SB10664

Condition: Very Good

Two Volume Set. #464/525. Folded map frontispiece on vol. I. Light age toning down front and back gutters on both volumes as well as light cracking to the paper in the gutters, else textblocks are clean and very tight. Green paper-covered boards, frayed spine heads; Tearing to the corners of spine and lightly down the hinges, rubbing to corners, slightly shelf soiled spine and less so to boards. Vol. I is 276pp. Vol. II is 322pp. Howes A-226 View more info

Memo's of Betsie Bay: A History of Frankfort [Michigan]

By: Anderson, Charles M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Manistee, J. B. Publications: 1988

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SB5376

Condition: Near Fine

Textblock immaculate and tight. lightly edge rubbed; 128pp. View more info

Abraham Lincoln: The Quest for Immorality

By: Anderson, Dwight G.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knoph: 1982

Seller ID: EW3265

ISBN: 0394491734

Condition: Very Good

Retired library working copy with the usual stamps, stickers, and labels. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner rubbed; some light surface soiling on both covers with partial sticker remnants and residue; Lacks dust jacket; 271p., including index. View more info

The Mystery of "A Public Man": A Historical Detective Story

By: Anderson, Frank Maloy (by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota, University of Minnesota Press: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB12364

Condition: Very Good++

Faint age toning along the edges of end pages, else textblock is clean and tight. Black cloth spine, vibrant red cloth boards. No remainder marks. Unclipped dust jacket, light folding and wear to the edges and corners, light shelf soiling to spine and less so to covers. 256pp., including index. View more info

The Perfect Tribute

By: Andrews, Mary Raymond Shipman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1908

Seller ID: SB11299

Condition: Very Good

Ex-library copy. Usual stamps, stickers, and labels; Otherwise textblock is clean and exceptionally tight. Frontispiece with protective covering. Paper-covered boards with usual shelf/handling wear, 3 library labels on front cover, covers are lightly scuffed. 47pp. View more info

Virginia: The Old Dominion: Volume I & II

By: Andrews, Matthew Page

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc.: 1937

Edition: Numbered First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB11512

Condition: Very Good+

Set #2, Special Edition; Author's ink signature on Vol. I 2nd ffep. First Edition. Volumes I & II. Slightly age toned, else textblocks are clean and tight; Top edges gilt. Gilt stamped decoration on front covers. Lightly sunned/rubbed spines, with the spine of Vol II showing more wear and surface fading;. Enclosed in a worn, partially seperated slip case, tearing at the top, illustrated paper paste-down. Vol. I - 326p.; Vol. II - pages 327-664, including index. View more info

Pride of the South; A Social History of Southern Architecture

By: Andrews, Wayne

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, Atheneum: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ2637

ISBN: 0689705794

Condition: Very Good+

181pp.; including index. Textblock is extremely clean and tight, very lightly bent corners, light edge and spine wear. View more info