Category: American History/Americana


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The Indian in America

By: Washburn, Wilcomb E.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1975

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: AC2684

ISBN: 0060904364

Condition: Very Good

Aged but very clean and tight textblock; Lightly edge and corner worn; 296p., including index View more info

The Rivers of America: The Colorado

By: Waters, Frank (by); Allen, Hervey, Carmer, Carl (editors); Skinner, Constance Lindsay (as Planned and Started by); Crawford, Jean (associate editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Rinehart & Company Inc.: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB10602

Condition: Very Good

Former owner and railroad author M.C. "Mac" Poor's ink and stamped name on upper corner of fep and rear fep verso; Mac Poor's signature also at the top of the half-title page, dated March 10, 1948, else textblock is clean and tight. Light folding to head and foot of spine, minimal shelf soiling. Lacks dust jacket; 400p., including reference appendix, glossary, and index. View more info

Fairacres: A Novel of the Shepherd Family and The Founding of Independence, Missouri

By: Waters, G. Poe

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Denver, CO, The University of Denver Press: 1952

Inscription: Signed & Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: SB8183

Condition: Very Good

Author's ink signature and inscription on ffep. Lightly age toned ffep, else textblock is clean and tight. Minimal bumping to head and foot of spine. Unclipped dust jacket, with front panel and spine separated and held in place by the mylar sleeve; Jacket edges are chipped and worn; 463p. View more info

Growing Up Southern

By: Weaver, Betty N.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Damon Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW1298

ISBN: 0914491245

Condition: Very Good+

Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner worn. 111p. View more info

Lawyer Lincoln: Comedy in One Act

By: Webb, Chase; Smith, Betty (by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Dramatists Play Service, Inc.: 1939

Seller ID: SB10024

Condition: Near Fine

Ex-library copy. Enclosed in archival library cardboard sleeve; linen taped spine, can be removed if so desired. Other then library stamps and markings on cast of characters page, this copy is exceptionally clean and immaculately tight. Minor folding to corners View more info

The Damon Runyon Story

By: Weiner, Ed; Introductio By Walter Winchell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB10396

Condition: Good+

Author's ink signature on ffep. Lightly age toned, several creased bottom corners, else texblock is clean and tight. Moisture wear to base of binding, lightly shelf worn. Moisture discolored dust jacket along the bottom edge and at the spine, chipped spine extremities, edge-wear and small chips to corners. Jacket front panel is surface abraided slong the bottom edge; 258p. View more info

May God Forgive Us: a Famous Letter Giving the Historical Background to the Dismissal of Gen. MacArthur

By: Welch, Robert H. W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Henry Regnery Company: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW3268

Condition: Good+

Owner's name and notation on front free end paper. Pencil underlining and notes written in the margins throughout the textblock. Covers slightly edge and corner worn; some light wear along the spine; color slightly faded. Dust jacket very edge and corner worn; some surface soiling to front and rear. 134p., including index. View more info

On The Road With Lizzie

By: Wentworth, Frank L.

Price: $111.55

Publisher: Iowa City, IA, Mercer Printing Co.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22147

Condition: Near Fine

single line gift inscription atop the ffep, else textblock immaculate and tight with many pages uncut; top edge gilt; binding bright, clean and lightly edge-worn; lacks original glassine dust wrapper; 436pp. View more info

General James Longstreet: The Confederacy's Most Controversial Soldier

By: Wert, Jeffry

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1993

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: AC2454

ISBN: 0671892878

Condition: Very Good+

Very clean and tight textblock with minimal edge wear. 527p., including index View more info

Vintage Nantucket

By: Whipple, A. B.

Price: $8.25

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead and Company: 1978

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SAS2654

ISBN: 0396075177

Condition: Very Good

Binding clean and lightly worn; jacket clean with little wear to corners; textblock clean, with gift inscription written upside down, in ink, on rear pastedown; 260 pp. including index. View more info

The Trial of Bruno Richard Hauptmann

By: Whipple, Sidney B. (edited with History of the Case by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Birmingham, AL, Gryphon Editions, Inc.: 1989

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: SB10719

Condition: Fine

Beautiful, gift quality copy; Decorative end pages, black silk bookmarker sewn into headband, textblock is immaculate and tight. All edges gilt, five raised bands with gilt embossed spine and boards; 565p. View more info

Highland Heritage: The Southern Mountains and the Nation

By: White, Edwin E.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: NY, Friendship Press: 1937

Seller ID: SB2730

Condition: Good+

textblock aged, else clean and tight; covers sunned, especially the spine, with small tears to head and foot of spine, bumped corners, worn edges. 197pp. View more info

Historical Annual National Guard of the State of Mississippi 1938

By: White, Hugh L. (Cammander-In-Chief Mississippi National Guard

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Army and Navy Publishing Company: 1938

Seller ID: SB10860

Condition: Good+

Inner top corner moisture soiled. Ink signatures and inscriptions on autographs pages. Foxed/aged textblock, otherwise clean and tight. B&W photographs. Light fraying to corners, fraying to head and foot of spine, and slightly shelf soiled/scuffed. 134pp. View more info

The Discovery and History of Carlsbad Caverns New Mexico

By: White, Jim

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Jim White and Charley Lee White: 1940

Seller ID: SB10507

Condition: Very Good

1946 Edition; Great condition overall, pictures/photographs in b&w and color. Couple pages of Readers Digest laid in having toned two pages, else clean and tight. Usual age and shelf wear to the edges/corners/spine. Unpaginated. Carlsbad Caverns National Park View more info

The Making of the President 1960

By: White, Theodore H.; Reston, James (intro. by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Book-of-the-Month Club, Inc.: 1988

Seller ID: SB1347A

Condition: Near Fine

Gift quality copy in unclipped, lightly worn dust jacket. red silk page marker sewn into the headband; slightly character worn slip case; 400p., including index. View more info

The Lincoln Highway In Colorado: Prepared for the Lincoln Highway Association's 15th Annual Conference: Fort Morgan, Colorado June 18-22, 2007

By: Whiteley, Lee; Whiteley, Jane

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Boulder, Johnson Publishing Company: 2007

Seller ID: SB6074

ISBN: 0967135141

Condition: Very Good

Textblock is clean and tight. Light creasing to head and foot of comb, and light edge and corner wear. 64pp. View more info

While Lincoln Lay Dying: a Facsimile Reproduction of the First Testimony Taken in Connection with the Assassination of Abraham Lincoln as Recorded By Corporal James Tanner

By: Whiteman, Maxwell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The Union League of Philadelphia: 1968

Seller ID: EW2248

Condition: Very Good

Retired library copy with all the usual stamps, stickers, and labels, else textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed, otherwise in very good condition. Unpaginated. View more info

Abraham Lincoln: An Assessment of His Place in American Literature [Historical Bulletin No. 78]

By: Whitford, Kathryn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Madison, Lincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin: 1973

Seller ID: SB10509

Condition: Very Good

Booklet is a quarto, spine-stapled paperback, now bound at the spine between archival library board stock; Retired library copy with usual stamps, stickers, marks; 12p. View more info

Lincoln the Citizen (February 12, 1809 to March 4, 1861

By: Whitney, Henry C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Current Literature Publishing Co.: 1907

Seller ID: SB11292

Condition: Very Good

Ex-library copy, usual stamps, stickers, and labels; Else textblock is in great condition. No library stamps to all page edges. Frontispiece of Abraham Lincoln with protective tissue covering. Light rubbing to tips of blue cloth binding, library label on foot of spine, lightly scuffed covers. 312pp. View more info

Friendly Adirondack Peaks

By: Wickham, Robert S.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: NY, Robert S. Wickham: 1924

Edition: First Edition, #303 of 500

Inscription: Signed and Limited By Author

Seller ID: SJ1374

Condition: Very Good+

Numbered and signed by author in ink on limitation page; three-line, ink gift inscription on ffep, with small owner's ink-stamp on verso of frontispiece, else very clean and tight; binding very lightly rubbed, with light edge wear. 192pp; including index. View more info