Category: American History/Americana


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We'll Find the Place: The Mormon Exodus 1846-1848

By: Bennett, Richard E.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Deseret Book Company: 1997

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SB1387

ISBN: 1573452866

Condition: Very Good+

Clean and tight textblock and binding. Unclipped dust jacket with light edge wear. 428p., including bibliographical references and index. View more info

Greeley on Lincoln with Mr. Greeley's Letters to Charles A. Dana and a Lady Friend to Which are Added Reminiscences of Horace Greeley

By: Benton, Joel (edited by)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, The Baker & Taylor Co.: 1893

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed & Inscribed By Editor

Seller ID: SB11970

Condition: Very Good

Editor's ink signature and inscription on ffep, dated 8 Apr. '93. Former owner's signature on second ffep; First Edition; Retired library copy, usual stamps, stickers, labels, and marks. Minimally aged. Else textblock is clean and tight. Brown cloth spine, green cloth boards, rubbed/bumped tips. 271p. View more info

Walsh Heritage: A Story of Walsh County [North Dakota] and Its Pioneers

By: Berg, Gunder V. (editor); Walsh County Historical Society (compiled by)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Walsh County, North Dakota, Walsh County Historical Society: 1976

Seller ID: SB11308

Condition: Very Good+

Vol. I ONLY; B&W photographs and maps, textblock is very clean and tight. All page edges are crisp. Minimal bumping to head and foot of spine, binding is in great condition otherwise. 608p. View more info

The Bridge: February 1936; (Formerly Volume XI) Volume 1, Number 1

By: Bergengren, Roy F. (Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Madison, WI, Credit Union National Association: 1936

Seller ID: AC2394

Condition: Very Good

Original copy; Very clean and tight textblock with light edge wear. Contents include: Credit Unions By Uncle Sam, by Claude R. Orchard; Of the People, By the People and For the People by Edward A. Filene; First Year Reminiscences by Lewis Armento; and more. 34p., including back cover. View more info

Meyer Berger's New York: A Great Reporter's Record of His Love Affair With A City

By: Berger, Meyer

Price: $23.77

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1960

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SAS2655

Condition: Very Good

Binding clean; jacket price-clipped, rubbed with worn, and lightly chipped edges and corners; textblock clean, name on ffep; 322 pp. View more info

Fragments of the Past: Historical Sketches of Oley and Vicinity

By: Bertolet, Peter G. (by)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Oley, Pennsylvania, Woman's Club of Oley Valley: 1980

Seller ID: SB11384

Condition: Very Good

Great copy! Textblock is exceptionally clean and tight. B&W photographs. Lightly shelf soiled and worn. Staples are sound and secure. 125pp., including index of names. View more info

Deeds of Valor: How America's Civil War Heroes Won the Congressional Medal of Honor

By: Beyer, W. F.; Keydel, O. F. (editors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stamford, CT, Longmeadow Press: 1994

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: SB12429

ISBN: 0681415673

Condition: Near Fine

Former owner's name/place label on fep, vertal crease center of ffep, else textblock is clean and tight. Over 500 illustrations. Blue cloth binding, minimally bumped at the head/foot of spine and to the corners. Unclipped dust jacket, light folding to the head/foot of spine, light folding to corners. 558pp., including index. View more info

The Journals of the Expedition Under the Command of Capts. Lewis and Clark to the Sources of the Missouri, Thence Across the Rocky Mountains and Down the River Columbia to the Pacific Ocean, Performed During the Years 1804-5-6 Vol. I & II

By: Biddle, Nicholas (edited by); Bakeless, John (with an intro. by)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NY, The Heritage Press: 1962

Seller ID: SB9659

Condition: Very Good+

Two Vol. Set. 'Sandglass' laid in; Faint age toning to the gutters on both volumes, otherwise both copies are very clean and tight! Beautiful illustrations; Rear folded map in Vol. I. All page edges have a decorative speckling. Light sun toning to the cloth spines, map illustrated paper boards. Both volumes in lightly worn slip cases. Vol. I - 230p.; Vol. II - pages 231-547. View more info

Francis Asbury's America: An Album of Early American Methodism

By: Bilhartz, Terry D. (ed.)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI, Zondervan Publishing House: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10661

ISBN: 0310447917

Condition: Good+

Book block clean and tight. Name and address written on half-title page. Moderate wear to wraps. View more info

Proceedings of the City Council of Providence on the Death of Abraham Lincoln with the oration Delivered Before the Municipal Authorities and Citizens, June 1, 1865

By: Binney, William (by)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Providence, RI, Knowles, Anthony & Co., Printers: 1865

Seller ID: SB10020

Condition: Very Good

Ex-library copy. Enclosed in archival library cardboard sleeve; linen taped spine, linen hinge can be removed if so desired. Usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings, and rear withdrawn pocket on bep. Usual handling/reading wear from being retired library copy. Blind embossed seal on title page. Shelf soiling to covers, library label on front cover near spine, lightly rippled covers 56pp. View more info

Washburn Through the Years

By: Bird, Roy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Topeka, KS, Washburn University: 1997

Seller ID: SB8314

Condition: Fine

B&W photographs, textblock and binding are pristine; Unclipped dust jacket, with maybe some light shelf rubbing to the head and foot of spine, gift quality condition. 139pp. View more info

Nebraska Conference of the Methodist Church: Official Minutes of the Twelfth Session May 30-June 4, 1950

By: Bishop Dana Dawson; Lowell D. Jones, Secretary

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Annual Conference Commission on Publication: 1950

Seller ID: EW906

Condition: Very Good+

Textblock is very clean and tight, covers slightly edge and corner worn. 481p., including index. Conference held at St. Paul Methodist Church, Lincoln, Nebraska. View more info

A History and New Gazetteer, or Geographical Dictionary, of North America and the West Indies, Containing General Description of North America: Connected with North America

By: Bishop Davenport

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, S. W. Benedict & Co.: 1842

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB10845

Condition: Very Good

Lightly to moderately aged and foxed textblock. Retired library copy, usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings, and label glue stains, otherwise the textblock is clean and tight. All page edges are a bit age-soiled. Full calf binding, edge worn, library marking on foot of spine, bumped corners. 592p., including appendix. View more info

The Germans in Colonial Times

By: Bittinger, Lucy F.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Bowie, MD, Heritage Books: 1986

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: EW2346

ISBN: 0917890906

Condition: Near Fine

Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed, otherwise in near perfect condition. 314p., including index. View more info

Abraham Lincoln the Type of American Genius: An Historical Romance

By: Blanchard, Rufus

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Wheaton, IL, R.Blanchard and Co.: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW3465

Condition: Very Good

Retired library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, and labels. Textblock is very clean and tight; corners slightly edge and corner worn; some light wear along the spine. 141p. (Fifteen Cantos). View more info

Stories of Cortland County [Cortland County Historical Society Publication No. 1]

By: Blodgett, Bertha Eveleth; Place, Frank (editor)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cortland, NY, Courtland County Historical Society: 1952

Seller ID: SJ5684

Condition: Near Fine

immaculate and tight, gift quality copy, minimally worn; no dust jacket; 307pp., including indices. View more info

Hallie Lou's Scrapbook

By: Blum, Hallie Lou Whitfield

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Madison, WI, Historic Madison, Inc.: 1996

Seller ID: SAS1105

Condition: Good+

Clean and tight. Slight creasing to one corner of cover with little wear to extremities; 92 pp. View more info

End of the Rawhide: A Fictional Biography of Uriah Philip Levy

By: Blumrosen, Sol

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Detroit, Seaboard Books: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB7271

Condition: Very Good

Aged gutters, otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Light bumping to corners and to head and foot of spine. Unclipped dust jacket with small chips to head and foot and a couple of edge tears, chipping to corners. 213p. View more info

America The Middle Period: Essays in Honor of Bernard Mayo

By: Boles, John B. (Ed.)

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA, University Press of Virginia: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SAS2742

ISBN: 0813904781

Condition: Very Good

From the library of Author/Historian Dr. Norma L. Peterson, signed by Dr. Peterson on ffep; Binding clean; spine slightly faded; ink marginalia on pages 92 and 116, else textblock clean and tight; no dust jacket; 278p., including index. View more info

Minnesota and Its Resources to Which are Appended Camp-Fire Sketches or Notes of a Trip from St. Paul to Pembina and Selkirk Settlement on the Red River of the North

By: Bond, J.W.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Redfield: 1853

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB12880

Condition: Good

Aged and heavily foxed/spotted throughout; Aged ink inscription on ffep, advertisement glued to fep, a couple pages with age chipping towards the corners, else clean and tight. All page edges are age worn. Moderately worn, rubbed and faded green cloth binding, bumped head/foot of spine and to corners. Binding torn at the head of the spine at the top of the rear board; 364p., including appendix. Rear folded map. View more info