Category: American History/Americana


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The Tioga Road: A History 1883-1961

By: Trexler, Keith A.

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Yosemite Natural History Association: 1980

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: AC2475

Condition: Very Good

Very clean and tight textblock with light cover rubbing. 28p. View more info

Illegal Tender: Gold, Greed, and the Mystery of the Lost 1933 Double Eagle

By: Tripp, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Free Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition/1st Printing

Seller ID: SB11067

ISBN: 0743245741

Condition: Near Fine

Overall gift quality copy, textblock immaculate and tight, b&w photographs. Red cloth spine with light bumping to head and foot of spine, paper boards in excellent condition. Unclipped dust jacket, minimally rubbed or worn. 363pp., including acknowledments and index. View more info

New York History, Vol. LII, No. 3; July, 1971

By: Tripp, Wendall (Ed.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cooperstown, NY, New York State Historical Association: 1971

Seller ID: AC609

Condition: Good

very clean and tight copy, slight surface and edge wear, edges slightly bent, no inner markings. Includes the following articles: The New York Common Council, The Irish Aristocracy of Albany, Historical News and Activities, and more. pp. 249-360 View more info

New York History, Vol. LII, No. 4; October, 1971

By: Tripp, Wendall (Ed.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cooperstown, NY, New York State Historical Association: 1971

Seller ID: AC610

Condition: Good

very clean and tight copy, slight surface and edge wear, edges slightly bent, no inner markings. Includes the following articles: A New Director for NYSHA, Kerr History Prize Winner, Historical News and Activities, and more. pp. 365-488 including index. View more info

The Old Shipmasters of Salem with Mention of Eminent Merchants

By: Trow, Charles E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW2501

Condition: Very Good

Textblock is very clean and tight. Binding slightly edge rubbed and corner worn; Moderate wear at the base of the spine. Lacks dust jacket; 337p. View more info

The Partisan Leader: A Key to the Disunion Conspiracy. (Secretly Printed in Washington (in the Year of 1836) By Duff Green, for Circulation in the Southern States But Afterwards Suppressed)

By: Tucker, Beverly (of Virginia)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Rudd & Carleton: 1861

Edition: First Edition (Thus)

Seller ID: SB10668

Condition: Good+

Two volumes in one; Moderately age discolored/spotted/worn, former owner's bookplate on fep and ink signature on fep, 3rd ffep and rear ep; fep bookplate offset "shadow" on ffep; Minor separation at hinge between pages 202-203; some pencil markings here and there, else clean and tight; Original light brown end papers. All page edges are a bit shelf soiled. Bound in original "diaper weave" cloth, Bumped corners, bumped head and foot, moderately sunned and... View more info

Beware the People Weeping: Public Opinion and the Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

By: Turner, Thomas Reed

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press: 1982

Seller ID: SB8748

ISBN: 080710986X

Condition: Very Good++

Minimally marked retired library copy, label peeling stain on bep, else extremely clean and tight, dark pink endpapers, b&w photographs. Minimally shelf worn binding, 2 library labels on binding, all around great condition. 265pp., including index. View more info

The History of Dallas County, Iowa Containing A History of the County, Its Cities, Towns, &c., A Biography Directory of Its Citizens, War Record of Its Volunteers in the Late Rebellion, General and Local Statistics, Portraits of Early Settlers

By: Unigraphic, Inc.

Price: $72.75

Publisher: Evansville, IN, Unigraphic: 1879

Edition: Modern Reprint

Seller ID: SJ7151

Condition: Near Fine

Immaculate and tight, gift quality copy; this edition omits 254 pages from the original edition which is unrelated to Dallas County. View more info

Natchez Trace Parkway Survey; 76th Congress 3d Session; Letter of the Secretary of the Interior...A Report of A Survey of the Old Indian Trail, Known As the Natchez Trace...

By: United States Government Printing Office

Price: $73.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., United States Government Printing Office: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ5130

Condition: Very Good

from the collection of distinguished American historian Roy Edgar Appleman, and signed by him on the front cover; numerous folded maps, bound-in at end of book. Textblock is clean and tight; covers moderately edge worn; 167pp. View more info

Fort Union National Monument, New Mexico

By: Utley, Robert M.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Washington DC, National Park Service: 1962

Seller ID: AC2528

Condition: Very Good+

Very clean and tight textblock with minimal edge wear and lightly rubbed covers. 68p., including appendix View more info

Riding the Rails: Teenagers on the Move During the Great Depression

By: Uys, Errol Lincoln

Price: $8.75

Publisher: NY, TV Books: 2000

Seller ID: EW818

ISBN: 1575001365

Condition: Very Good+

Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge worn; 302p., including index. View more info

The Public Schools of Carlisle, Pa. - a Century of Progress (A Paper Read Before the Hamilton Library Association, March 9, 1934)

By: Vale, Thomas E.

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Carlisle, PA, The Hamilton Library Association: 1935

Seller ID: 21261

Condition: Very Good+

Text block clean and tight in lightly edge-worn binding. 58 pp. View more info

George Washington the Son of His Country 1732-1775

By: Van Dyke, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB4558

Condition: Very Good

Previous owner's inked name/address on fep, ink stain on ffep. Otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Light shelf and character wear. 310pp., including references and index. View more info

Cholera: The American Scientific Experience 1947-1980

By: Van Heyningen, W.E.; Seal, John R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boulder, CO, Westview Press: 1987

Seller ID: EW4631

ISBN: 0865314004

Condition: Very Good

"Editorial Library Copy" ink stamped in large bold letters on the ffep, else textblock is very clean and tight. Binding lightly edge and corner rubbed otherwise in very good condition. 343p., including index. View more info

The Living Past of America

By: Vanderbilt, Cornelius Jr.

Price: $6.99

Publisher: NY, Crown: 1962

Edition: 8th Prtg.

Seller ID: 00952F

Condition: Very Good+

Owner's nameplate on fep, else immaculate and tight; slight shelf wear and rubbed corners; bright, clean dj with rubbed and lightly chipped edges. View more info

Mighty Stonewall

By: Vandiver, Fank

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.: 1957

Edition: Special Edition

Inscription: Dedication Page

Seller ID: SB9272

Condition: Very Good

Retired library copy, minimally marked/stamped. Author's blue inked signature on Edition page! Special Edition! Clean and tight otherwise. No stamps or remainder marks on all edges. Black cloth spine, dark pink paper covers, light bumping to corners, small fold to head and foot of spine, one library label on foot of spine. Unclipped dust jacket, chip to front corner on head of spine, shelf worn eges and minor chips to corners. 547pp., including notes, bibliography, and i... View more info

The Commonwealth: March 1891; Vol. IV, No. 1

By: Various Authors

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Denver, The Commonwealth Publishing Co.: 1891

Seller ID: AC2034

Condition: Fair to Good

Heavy edge and cover wear, with chipping and tears along edges and spine. Contents include: A Business Municipal Government by Hon. I. N. Stevens; Irrigation Legislation by Hon. Frank C. Goudv; A Glimpse of Old Virginia Negroes by L. W. Cabell; Female Education by Ruth Ward Kahn; A Hasheesh Experiment by Hon. H. V. A. Ferguson; and more. 128p. View more info

Scribner's Magazine: July 1920; Volume LXVIII, Number 1

By: Various Authors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N Y, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1920

Seller ID: AC2548

Condition: Good

Clean and tight textblock. Heavily edge worn with some chipping along spine. Contents include: Abraham Lincoln: Personal Memories of the Man by Robert Brewster Stanton; Masterpieces of Wild Animal Photography by William T. Hornaday; Holidays in the Old South by Elizabeth W. A. Pringle; Erskine Dale - Pioneer by John Fox, Jr.; Paths from Diamond Patch by Sarah Atherton; Night Song by Hamilton Fish Armstrong; and more. 110p., including back cover. View more info

Monticello Scrapbook, Little Stories of the Children and Grand-Children of Thomas Jefferson

By: Via, Betty Davis

Price: $9.22

Publisher: Self-Published: 1963

Seller ID: 08193

Condition: Very Good

Book block clean and tight. Cover rubbed; edges and corners bumped, lightly scuffed. View more info

The Story of John Paul Jones

By: Vinton, Iris

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset and Dunlap: 1953

Seller ID: AC159

Condition: Near Fine

Text block and binding very clean and tight with light shelf wear; Dust jacket lightly to moderately edge-worn and chipped. 179p. View more info