Category: American History/Americana


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Smithsonian Year 1984: Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the Year Ended September 30, 1984

By: Smithsonian Institute

Price: $9.70

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Institution Press: 1985

Seller ID: DC3049

Condition: Very Good

Very good condition. Ex-library copy with normal stickers, stamps, etc. Minimal shelf wear. 694pp. View more info

Herbert Hoover at the Onset of the Great Depression, 1929-1930 [The America's Alternatives Series]

By: Sobel, Robert; Edited by Harold M. Hyman

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Company: 1975

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: AC2571

ISBN: 0397473346

Condition: Very Good+

Clean and tight textblock with minimal edge wear. 113p., including bibliography View more info

Year Book of the Society of Indiana Pioneers 1986

By: Society of Indiana Pioneers

Price: $7.76

Publisher: Indiana, Society of Indiana Pioneers: 1986

Seller ID: SJ7854

Condition: Very Good

Textblock is clean and tight: owner's inked name on front cover; edge and spine wearing. 250p., including In Memoriam. View more info

Life of Gen. James H. Lane "The Liberator of Kansas" with Corroborative Incidents of Pioneer History

By: Speer, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Garden City, KS, John Speer: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11846

Condition: Very Good

Former owner's inked name/date along upper edge of 2nd ffep. Inked check-marks and underlining on preface pages. Light moisture bubbling down gutters, else textblock is clean and tight. Floral decorative end pages. Shelf soiled top page edges. Soiled/scuffed binding, light fraying to head of spine, bumped/frayed corners. 336pp. View more info

Year Book of the Pennsylvania Society 1930

By: Spence, Robert J. (edited by)

Price: $8.95

Publisher: N Y, The Pennsylvania Society: 1930

Seller ID: SJ6895

Condition: Very Good+

Textblock is clean and tight. Minimally shelf worn; no dust jacket; 110p. View more info

History of the National Guard of Elk County Pennsylvania

By: Spleen, Capt. Stephen E. (editor)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Ridgway, PA, W. S. Wenck:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB10660

Condition: Good+ (in mylar)

Circa 1935, with no stated date of publication; Textblock clean and tight, in great condition; Yapped edge covers moderately to heavily edge-chipped and worn; Protected by clear, five-mil mylar jacket; 80p., including advertisements (the 1935 Ford V-8) which date the publication. View more info

Moments in History: U.S. Secret Service

By: Stafford, Brian L. (Director)

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Washington DC, Department of the Treasury: 2001

Seller ID: AC2473

Condition: Very Good

Ink-stamped name and address on title page, else clean and tight textblock with light edge and spine wear. 84p. View more info

The Mule Alternative: The Saddle Mule in the American West: Testimony from Explorers, Mountain Men, traders, Soldiers, Settlers, and Gold Rushers of the Nineteenth Century

By: Stamm, Mike

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Kingman, AZ, Medicine Wolf Press: 1992

Seller ID: SB11122

ISBN: 0964066882

Condition: Fine

Gift quality copy, appears brand new and unread. B&W photographs. Glossy illustrated wraps. 162pp., including bibliographical references and index. View more info

Acceptance and Unveiling of the Statues of Jefferson Davis and James Z. George

By: State of Mississippi

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Washington, United States Government Printint Office: 1932

Seller ID: SJ3275

Condition: Very Good

60pp. Gift inscription in ink and pencil on ffep, newspaper article clippings glued to ffep, moderate newsprint offset staining on fep; Jefferson Davis postcard laid in; pencil marginalia on rear end paper, otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Lightly rubbed and shelf worn. View more info

Heartwood: Volume 1: Heart of the West Series

By: Steber, Rick

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Prineville, OR, Bonanza Publishing: 1992

Edition: Limited First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB9788

ISBN: 0945134266

Condition: Fine

Signed in blue ink by Rick Steber on half title page! Benjamin Franklin Award Medal on front cover of dj. Limited First Edition. Beautiful, gift quality copy; Decorative endpapers, immaculate and tight. Dark orange decorative boards with gilt stamped lettering/illustration on front cover and lettering down spine, very faint shelf wear. Unclipped and illustrated dust jacket with minor wear to head and foot of spine and to the corners as well, mylar sleeved. 109pp. View more info

Truths Back of the Uncle Jimmy Myth in a State University of the Middle West

By: Stephens, Kate (by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Kate Stephens: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: SB10362

Condition: Good+

Retired library copy, usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings and rear withdrawn pocket. Blind-embossed seal on title/copyright page. Author's black inked inscription on 2nd ffep, First Edition. Green endpages. All else is clean and tight. Shelf worn and rubbed black paper-covered boards, library stamp on spine and slightly scuffed covers. 98pp. View more info

The South Lives in History

By: Stephenson, Wendell Holmes

Price: $7.76

Publisher: New York, Greenwood Press: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SAS3518

Condition: Very Good

first published 1955; binding lightly edge-worn; textblock clean and tight; 163 pp. including index. View more info

Ahead of Her Time: Abby Kelly and the Politics of Antislavery

By: Sterling, Dorothy

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton: 1991

Seller ID: JD508

ISBN: 0393030261

Condition: Near Fine

immaculate and tight; this book appears unread; one small bump on back lower dust jacket corner; written in an engaging style with historic photographs and illustrations; 436pp. including notes and index. View more info

The Man Who Killed Lincoln: The Story of John Wilkes Booth and His Part in the Assassination

By: Stern, Philip Van Doren

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11281

Condition: Very Good++

Retired library copy, minimally stamped, labeled, or marked. Else clean and tight. First Edition. Mapped end pages, frontispiece, rear cloth pocket with afterword pamphlet slipped in. Blue top page edges. Grey cloth binding, faint toning to spine and one library label on foot. 376pp. View more info

An 1850 Voyage: San Francisco to Baltimore by Sea and By Land

By: Stillman, Jacob D.B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Palo Alto, CA, Lewis Osborne: 1967

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: EW2683

Condition: Near Fine

Owners book plate on fep, else textblock and binding very clean and tight. Minimal corner wear; Lacks dust jacket; 109p. View more info

Ordeal at Valley Forge: A Day-by-Day Chronicle from December 17, 1777 to June 18, 1778 Compiled from the Sources

By: Stoudt, John Joseph

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB7610

Condition: Very Good

Author's ink signature on title page; Mapped endpapers, clean and tight textblock. Light blue cloth binding with very sunned spine, bumped head and foot of spine and lightly worn corners. Lacks dust jacket; 410p., including index. View more info

The Silverton: A Trip to Yesterday

By: Stowe, J. A.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Chicago, J. A. Stowe: 1970

Seller ID: AC1941

Condition: Very Good

Previous owner's name in ink on front cover, else very clean and tight textblock with minimal edge wear View more info

E. Lucy Braun (1889-1971): Ohio's Foremost Woman Botanist: Her Studies of Prairies and Their Phytogrographical Relationships: An Anthology of Papers

By: Stuckey, Ronald L.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, Ronald L. Stuckey/RLS Creations: 2001

Seller ID: SB8317

ISBN: 0966803442

Condition: Fine

Pristine copy! Clean and tight textblock. Bright orange paper-covered boards with photograph of E. Lucy Braun on front cover. 240pp., View more info

The Landmark of Freedom: Speech of Hon. Charles Sumner: Against the Repeal of the Missouri Prohibition of Slavery North of 36 deg. 30': In the Senate, February 21, 1854

By: Sumner, Hon. Charles

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1854

Seller ID: SB11530

Condition: Very Good

Edges un-cut; An original copy Printed at the Congressional Globe Office; Light aging or wear, else clean and tight. 16p. View more info

An Oration Delivered By Hon. Charles Sumner Under the Auspices of the Young Men's Republican Union of New York Nov. 27, 1861: The Rebellion-It's Origin and Main-Spring

By: Sumner, Hon. Charles (delivered by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Young Men's Republican Union: 1861

Edition: Original Edition

Seller ID: SB11529

Condition: Good=

An original copy; Age spotted and character-stained gutter, else textblock is clean, a bit fragile but intact. Moisture worn spine and spotting. In plastic cover for safe-keeping and handling. 16pp. View more info