Category: American History/Americana


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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

The Lost World of Thomas Jefferson

By: Borrstin, Daniel J.

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Boston, MA, Beacon Press: 1967

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: EW609

Condition: Good+

Coffee stain along fore-edge which affects about half the textblock and extends inside to the leading edge margin, otherwise the remaining text is clean and tight. Covers slightly corner and edge worn and there is stain on the paper edge. 306p., including index. View more info

The United States Secret Service

By: Bowen, Walter S.; Neal, Harry Edward

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Chilton Company: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: EW3930

Condition: Very Good+

Half-title page signed and inscribed by authors, Owner's return address label on front free end paper, else textblock is very clean and tight. Binding lightly edge and corner worn; Lightly character-soiled bottom edge. Lightly spine-sunned dust jacket edge and corner worn, and chipped and creased at the spine extremities. 205p., including index. View more info

The Sorrows of Nancy

By: Boyd, Lucinda

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cynthiana, Kentucky, The Hobson Press: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SB8555

Condition: Very Good

Ex-library copy, minimally marked. Slightly shelf worn binding, library label on front cover. Unclipped but sunned dust jacket, with chipped spine extremities, and a couple small edge tears, mylar sleeved. 50pp. An account of Abraham Lincoln's birthplace and parentage. View more info

Ancestral Lines Revised: 190 Families in England, Wales, Germany, New England, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania

By: Boyer 3rd, Carl (compiled by)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Newhall, CA, Carl Boyer 3rd: 1981

Seller ID: SB12359

ISBN: 0936124059

Condition: Very Good

Light inked underlining and markings on about a dozen pages. Otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Light moisture soiling on top page edges. Lightly rubbed and shelf worn, minor shelf scuffed covers. 666pp., including index. View more info

Views of Louisiana; Together with a Journal of a Voyage Up the Missouri River in 1811

By: Brackenridge, Henry Marie

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, Quadrangle Books, Inc.: 1962

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: SJ1378

Condition: Near Fine

previous owners stamp on fep otherwise immaculate and tight, gift quality coyp in lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket. View more info

Clemens of the 'Call' - Mark Twain in San Francisco

By: Branch, Edgar M. (edited by)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1969

Seller ID: SJ9795

Condition: Near Fine

Illustrated end pages. Textblock and binding is very clean and tight. Price-clipped dust jacket with minor sufrace abrasion and moderate edge wear/fading; 335p., including selected bibliography and index. View more info

Iowa Legends and Lyrics

By: Branch, Homer P. (Uncle Ho)

Price: $29.10

Publisher: Summer, IA, Homer P. Branch: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ7464

Condition: Good+

a solid, working copy; textblock is clean and tight; faded, character-soiled binding, worn at the corners and spine extremities; 286p. View more info

Andrew Jackson: His Life and Times

By: Brands, H. W.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, Anchor Books: 2006

Edition: First Anchor Books Edition/1st Printing

Seller ID: AC1268

ISBN: 1400030722

Condition: Very Good+

Top right corner of ffep is clipped; Ink underlining and margin notes on about 30 pages, else very clean and tight textblock; Covers lightly edge-worn; 620p., including index. View more info

T.R. The Last Romantic

By: Brands, H.W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Basic Books: 1997

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: EW1844

ISBN: 0465069592

Condition: Very Good+

Owner's name and address ink-stamped on half-title page, else textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner worn. 897p., including index. View more info

Life of Tom Candy Ponting: An Autobiography

By: Brayer, Herbert O. (intro. & notes by)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Evanston, The Branding Iron Press: 1952

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: SB2022

Condition: Very Good

Book #136/500. Clean and tight textblock. Light shelf, character soiling and age discoloring to binding. Lightly rubbed. 132pp., including notes and index. View more info

The Venona Secrets: Exposing Soviet Espionage and America's Traitors

By: Breindel, Eric; Romerstein, Herbert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Regnery Publishing: 2000

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: EW4557

ISBN: 0895262258

Condition: Near Fine

Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed otherwise in near perfect condition. 608p., including index. View more info

101 Ghost Town Relics: How to Display; Price Guide

By: Bressie, Wes and Ruby

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW5278

Condition: Very Good+

Owners name on title page. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed; otherwise in very good condition. 72p. View more info

The Son of Thunder: An Epic of the South

By: Brewton, William W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Richmond, VA, Garrett & Massie, Inc.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed & Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: SB1506

Condition: Very Good++

Author's and former owner's ink signatures on ffep; immaculate, tight textblock; top edge of binding is sunned, and the rear board is sunned with the darker imprint of a bookend very obvious (see scan); binding is otherwise very clean and tight. Unclipped, spine-sunned dust jacket with overall light wear to edges and spine extremities. front panel of jacket is partially sunned; 468p. View more info

The Butcher Workmen: A Study of Unionization

By: Brody, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press: 1964

Seller ID: SB8298

Condition: Good+

Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, labels, penciled markings, and rear withdrawn pocket. Some reading wear along the back gutter, otherwise this copy is in great condition, sound and solid. Binding only has minor shelf rubbing along the edges and label on foot of spine. 320pp., including notes and index. View more info

The Era of Franklin D. Roosevelt (The Chronicles of America Volume 52)

By: Brogan, Denis W.

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New Haven, Conn., Yale University Press: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW3262

Condition: Near Fine

Textblock is very clean and tight. Binding lightly edge and corner rubbed otherwise in near perfect condition. Lacks dust jacket; 382p., including index. View more info

Index to the Bulletin of the American Geographical Society 1852-1915

By: Brooks, Arthur A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, The American Geographical Society: 1918

Seller ID: AC2326

Condition: Good

Ex-library copy with usual stickers and markings. Rear cover missing and front cover separating, else overall clean and tight textblock. 242p. View more info

Theodore Roosevelt And The Dakota Badlands

By: Brooks, Chester L.; Mattison, Ray H.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Park Service: 1958

Seller ID: SJ165

Condition: Very Good

60pp. Slight discoloring around edge and spine, minimal edge and spine wear. Textblock is clean and tight. View more info