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Report of the Legislative Committee from the State of New York to the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition, Seattle, Washington, June 1- October 16, 1909

By: Wilcox, B.M. (chief Executive officer); McCall, John T.; Wainwright, J.M.; Parker, James S.; Burzynski, Frank S.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Albany, NY, J.B. Lyon Co., Printers: 1910

Seller ID: SJ8486

Condition: Very Good+


Bronxville public library bookplate and faint glue stains on fep; textblock clean and tight. binding lightly edge-worn and corner bumped; no dust jacket; 197p. View more info

Journey to Eva: April 25-May 16, 1942

By: Wilcox, Owen N.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Owen N. Wilcox: 1942

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB2727

Condition: Very Good


inscribed by author to John C. Pearson on fep. Textblock is clean and tight. Sunned spine, lightly creased corners. 35p. The author's account of his journey during WWII to visit his friend and business associate Eva Clark. A train trip from Cleveland, Ohio to Ormond, Florida (Daytona Beach), the visit, and the return. View more info

The Delaware: The Rivers of America Series

By: Wildes, Harry Emerson: Benet, Stephen; Carmer, Carl (editors); Skinner, Constance Lindsay (as Planned and Started by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar & Rinehart Inc.: 1940

Edition: War Edition

Seller ID: SB11786

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated end pages, clean and tight textblock. Olive green top page edges. Age toned spine and edges, light grey cloth binding, bumped corners, bumped head and foot of spine. Price-clipped dust jacket, small chips or creases to head and foot of spine and to the corners as well, light shelf wear to edges, in mylar. 398pp., including bibliography and index. View more info

True Stories of Great Americans: John Adams: A Character Sketch

By: Willard, Samuel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, The University Association: 1898

Seller ID: SB1628

Condition: Good+


Clean and tight textblock. Moderately character worn. Gilt lettering and decoration on front cover. 126pp. View more info

Call in Pinkerton's: American Detectives at Work for Canada

By: Williams, David Ricardo

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Dundurn Press: 1998

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SB11078

ISBN: 1550023063

Condition: Very Good


A couple of edge-rippled pages, else textblock in excellent condition, almost appears unread, b&w photographs. Lightly shelf rubbed/worn binding. 246pp., including bibliographical references and index. View more info

Early Memphis And Its River Rivals (reprinted from the West Tennessee Historical Society Papers Vol XXII 1968)

By: Williams, Edward F. III

Price: $10.67

Publisher: Memphis, Historical Hiking Trails Inc.: 1968

Edition: 2nd Ed.

Seller ID: 03008

Condition: VG+


From the personal library of Colorado author and Western Americana historian Marshall Sprague who wrote frequent reviews of historical publications; signed by Sprague above the title on the front cover; a very clean and tight copy with light shelf wear. View more info

Statistical Companion; Containing Lists of Public Officers, and General Information Respecting the United States an Europe; with Chronological and Historical Tables of Sovereigns, and an Account of the Present Royal Families of Europe

By: Williams, Edwin

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, William H. Graham: 1846

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB10,002

Condition: Good


Foxed and aged textblock, else clean and tight. Original binding sunned, aged and scuffed, with chip at head of spine, chipped/bumped corners, rubbing to edges; 162pp. View more info

Statistical Companion; Containing Lists of Public Officers, and General Information Respecting the United States an Europe; with Chronological and Historical Tables of Sovereigns, and an Account of the Present Royal Families of Europe

By: Williams, Edwin

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, William H. Graham: 1846

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB10002

Condition: Good


Foxed and aged textblock, else clean and tight. Original brown cloth binding sunned, aged and scuffed, with chip at head of spine, chipped/bumped corners, rubbing to edges; 162pp. View more info

The History of Craighead County Arkansas

By: Williams, Harry Lee

Price: $72.75

Publisher: Little Rock, AR, Parke-Harper Co.: 1930

Seller ID: SJ6354

Condition: Very Good


owner's bookplate on ffep, previous owner's inked name/address and name label on ffep; the lightly aged textblock is clean and tight overall; moderately shelf-worn, slightly sunned, original binding; 648pp. View more info

The Memorial War Book: As Drawn from Historical Records and Personal Narratives of the Men who Served in the Great Struggle

By: Williams, Major George F.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Dreyfus Publishing Co.: 1894

Seller ID: SB8654

Condition: Very Good


Minimally marked, retired library copy, else very clean and tight; Front cover has a faded spot at the upper left corner (from sticker removal) and a faint moisture-stain along the bottom front and top rear edge; Decorative endpapers. Two light blue marks across the bottom edge of the textblock; Slightly age and shelf worn blue cloth binding, gilt stamped decoration and lettering on front cover and down spine, engraved decoration on front cover, no library markings on bi... View more info

From Kansas to the Matchless: A Tabor Story 1857-1880

By: Williamson, Ruby G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Buena Vista, CO, Ruby G. Williamson: 1975

Edition: First Ed

Seller ID: AC2462

Condition: Very Good


Front cover missing; Very clean and tight textblock with light edge wear. 45p., including bibliography; Wynar/Depp 3902. View more info

The Lindbergh Report: The Untold Story of Lindbergh's Report of September 22, 1938

By: Wills, Matthew B.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Central Milton Keynes, AuthorHouse: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed & Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: EW4445

ISBN: 1434349888

Condition: Near Fine


Author's inscription and on title page. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner rubbed otherwise in near perfect condition. 178p., including index. View more info

The Sunflower 1953 [Emporia State College, Emporia, Kansas]

By: Willson, Norma W. (editor); Fate, Nancy L.; Peterson, Robert R. (assistant editors); Sowers, Leonard N. (business manager)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Emporia, The Students of Kansas State Teachers College: 1953

Seller ID: SB9737

Condition: Very Good++


Former owner's friends' inscriptions, as typical of yearbooks. Overall in great condition, clean and tight. Minor bumping to head and foot of spine, lightly bumped corners. 192pp., including indeces. View more info

The Culture of Nature: North American Landscape from Disney to the Exxon Valdez

By: Wilson, Alexander

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Blackwell: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: EW4540

ISBN: 1557863369

Condition: Very Good+


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner worn and bumped, otherwise in very good condition. 335p., including index. View more info

John Wilkes Booth: Fact and Fiction of Lincoln's Assassination

By: Wilson, Francis

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11959

Condition: Very Good


Retired library copy, usual stamps, stickers, labels, and marks, else textblock is very clean and tight. Yellow cloth binding, shelf worn, character-soiled binding, blue paper title paste down on front cover and spine. Lacks dust jacket; 322p., including index. View more info

The Story of Mad Anthony Wayne

By: Wilson, Hazel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset and Dunlap: 1953

Seller ID: AC157

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

Theodore Roosevelt Outdoorsman

By: Wilson, R.L. (by); Wilson, G.C. (political Background by)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NY, Winchester Press: 1971

Seller ID: SB10515

ISBN: 0876910029

Condition: Very Good+


Former owner's inked name/date on upper corner of fep, faintly aged end paper gutters, else textblock is exceptionally clean and tight. No remainder marks. Binding is in immaculate condition. Unclipped dust jacket, faint shelf soiling and minor shelf wear, mylar sleeved. 278pp., including credits and references and index. View more info

John C. Calhoun: Nullifier 1829-1839

By: Wiltse, Charles M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, NY, The Bobbs-Merrill company, Inc.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB10625

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated end papers, usual age toning to textblock, else clean and tight, b&w plates; Red top edge; Bumped/rubbed corners and head/foot of spine on red cloth binding. Unclipped dust jacket, several small chips to a few of the edges, chipped corners, chipping to head and foot of spine, loss to extremities, mylar sleeved for safe-keeping. 511pp., including bibliography and index. View more info

John C. Calhoun: Sectionalist, 1840-1850

By: Wiltse, Charles M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Indianapolis/New York, The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc.: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB10626

Condition: Good


First Edition! Mapped end papers, age toned and some moisture spots on bfep, else textblock is clean and tight. Red top page edges. Red cloth binding, moderately moisture damaged back cover, bumped head and foot of spine, light shelf soiled front cover. Unclipped dust jacket, moderate loss to extremities, chipping to corners of spine and other corners, mylar sleeved for safe-keeping. 592pp., including bibliography and index. View more info

Jeffrey's Latest 13: More Alabama Ghosts

By: Windham, Kathryn Tucker

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Tuscaloosa AL, The University of Alabama Press: 1998

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: EW3410

ISBN: 081730380

Condition: Very Good


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner worn; lightly worn and scuffed at the base of the spine. 146p. View more info