Category: American History/Americana


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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 binding. 610p. Index at end 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

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

Philadelphia Quakers 1681-1981: A Tercentenary Family Album

By: Wilson, Robert A. (by)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Religious Society of Friends: 1981

Seller ID: SB12160

ISBN: 0916838455

Condition: Very Good

Former owner's ink signature and date on ffep; Textblock is clean and tight. Age soiling to top and bottom page edges. Minimally shelf worn binding. Unclipped dust jacket, light age spotting to the covers, tear to the corners on head of spine, tear on back top and bottom edge. 132pp. View more info

John C. Calhoun: Nullifier 1829-1839

By: Wiltse, Charles M.

Price: $33.50

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

When Lincoln Kissed Me: A Story of the Wilderness Campaign

By: Wing, Henry E.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY/Cincinnati, Eaton & Mains/Jennings & Graham: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11882

Condition: Very Good

First Edition. Ex-library copy, minimally stamped, labeled, or marked. Light peeling to rear ep at bottom outer corner, else textblock is clean and tight. Chip to head of spine, small tears at corner on foot of spine, folded corners and edges. 39pp. View more info

History of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania

By: Wing, Rev. Conway P., etal.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Carlisle, PA, Cumberland County Historical Society: 1982

Edition: Reprint of 1879 Edition

Seller ID: 21124

Condition: Very Good

Blind-embossed at bottom margin of page 51, and with minor but noticeable ink underlining and marginalia on several pages, otherwise text block clean and tight; lightly edge-worn binding. Front and rear boards crunched a few inches from bottom of binding. 277 pp. plus indices View more info

Cast and Wrought: The Architectural Metalwork of Richmond, Virginia

By: Winthrop, Robert P. (by); Gayle, Margot (foreword)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Richmond, VA, The Valentine Museum: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: SB7013

Condition: Very Good+

Authors inked signatures on title page; Textblock immaculate and tight; Minor bumping to head and foot of spine. Upper right corner of front dust jacket panel torn off and partially re-glued; Jacket edges are chipped and torn, with associated wear; 122pp., including bibliographical notes. View more info

Ballooning: The Complete Guide to Riding the Winds

By: Wirth, Dick; Francis, Dick (intro. by)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Orbis Publishing: 1984

Seller ID: SB1002

ISBN: 0851637634

Condition: Very Good

Textblock is clean and tight. lightly to moderately creased & worn corners and edges, worn along the spine. 168p., including appendix and index. View more info

Sam Houston: American Giant

By: Wiseheart, M.K.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Robert B. Luce: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW3241

Condition: Near Fine

Textblock and binding is immaculate and tight. The unclipped dust jacket heavily sunned at the spine, otherwise lightly edge and corner worn; 712p., including index. View more info

Steamboat Delta Queen: Last of the Overnight Paddlewheelers

By: Wojtas, E. J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, J. A. Stowe: 1975

Seller ID: AC1938

Condition: Very Good+

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

The American Civil War: An English View-The Writings of Field Marshal Viscount Wolseley

By: Wolseley, Field Marshall Viscount (the Writings of); Rawley, James A. (edited & Intro. by)

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Mechanicsburg PA, Stackpole Books: 2002

Seller ID: SB8386

ISBN: 0811700933

Condition: Near Fine

Former owner's name label on fep. Otherwise textblock appears unread, blue endpapers. Red spine, blue boards, pristine binding. Unclipped dust jacket, immaculate, in mylar. 223pp. Index at end. View more info

Tony's Scrap Book, 1933-34 Edition

By: Wons, Anthony (Tony)

Price: $6.31

Publisher: Chicago, The Reilly & Lee Co.: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10970

Condition: Very Good

text block and binding very clean and tight with light shelf wear; dust jacket edge-rubbed and worn. View more info