Category: History


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Soldiers, Sailors, and Patriots of the Revolutionary War Maine

By: Fisher, Carleton E.; Fisher, Sue G. (compilers)

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Louisville, KY, The National Society of the Sons of the american Revolution: 1982

Seller ID: SB12670

ISBN: 0960718834

Condition: Near Fine

Very clean and very tight, appears unread. No remainder marks. Decorative cloth, minimally worn. 917pp. Exhaustively indexed. View more info

World Progress; the Standard Quarterly Review; an Alphabetically Arranged Digest Covering All Lines of Human Endeavor; Vol. IV; No. 4, January 31, 1932

By: Fisk, Cal R. (executive editor)

Price: $7.76

Publisher: Chicago, The Standard Education Society: 1932

Seller ID: SJ6868

Condition: Very Good

Textblock very clean and tight. Moisture stained edges, moderate spine and edge wear. 92p., including analytical index for 1931; great cover photograph of an early ski competition, showing Alf Engen of Utah, setting a new world's Ski Jump record of 243 feet, at Los Angeles County Park; current events periodical. View more info

Out West

By: Flanagan, Mike

Price: $7.76

Publisher: New York, Abrams: 1987

Seller ID: 07614A

ISBN: 0810914093

Condition: Near Fine

Clean and tight; excellent b&w photos; 207 Pages, text and photo area is toned tan, with white margins; dust jacket has creasing but no tears. View more info

Sketches of Virginia: Historical and Biographical

By: Foote, William Henry

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Richmond, VA, John Knox Press: 1966

Edition: New Edition With Index.

Seller ID: 12709

Condition: Very Good +

the 1966 reprint, originally published 1850; from the library of noted author/historian Dr. Norma L. Peterson, signed by Dr. Peterson on the ffep; overall very clean and tight with light shel;f wear; jacket edge-worn and chipped with several closed edge tears; 616pp., including index; additional postage and insurance may be required. View more info

Dobrovnik in War

By: Foretic, Miljenko (Ed.)

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Zagreb, Katalogizacija u Publikaciji: 1994

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: SAS1612

ISBN: 9531690022

Condition: Very Good

Binding little rubbed; textblock clean; appr. 200 pp. View more info

Timber Line: A Story of Bonfils and Tammen

By: Fowler, Gene

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Garden City Publishing Co., Inc.: 1947

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed & Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: SB12751

Condition: Good+

Author's ink signature and inscription on ffep. Lacks dust jacket, dust jacket flap remnant laid in. Toned edges and gutters of endpages, else textblock is clean and tight. Tan top page edges. Light rubbing to the tips and edges of spine, bumped corners, bumped head/foot of spine, soiled back cover, sunned spine, small round indentation on back cover near foot of spine. 480pp. View more info

Journey to the Polar Sea

By: Franklin, Sir John

Price: $6.25

Publisher: Konemann: 1998

Seller ID: SJ3819

ISBN: 3829008783

Condition: Very Good+

487pp. Textblock and binding is very clean and tight. Lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with very light edge wear. View more info

The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire: Vol. I-A.D 180: Vol. II- A.D. 395-1185: Vol. III- A.D. 1185-1453

By: Gibbon, Edward

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, The Modern Library:

Seller ID: SB2812

Condition: Very Good

3 Vol. Set! Undated. Previous owner's bookplate on ffep of all 3 vols., light age discoloring, else textblocks and bindings are clean and tight. Light fraying to bindings. Dark grey top edges. Unclipped dust jackets lightly rubbed with light edge wear, small paint stain to bottom edge of front cover of Vol. 3. Vol. I-956pp. Vol. II-923pp. Vol. III-898pp. View more info

The Wonders of Modern Electricity

By: Gibson, Charles R.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay:

Seller ID: 22171

Condition: Very Good

undated, but circa late teens, early 1920s; textblock very aged but clean, and some pages are tender at the gutter; the top edge of the textblock is moderately character-soiled; embossed, illustrated binding of brown cloth is moderately edge-worn, especially at the spine extremities; corners lightly worn and frayed; 161pp. View more info

A History of the Twentieth Century: Volume One: 1900-1933

By: Gilbert, Martin

Price: $8.25

Publisher: NY, Avon Books: 1998

Seller ID: 12570

ISBN: 0380713934

Condition: Very Good

Book block clean and tight. cover lightly worn. 927pp., including index. View more info

Medieval Civilization 400-1500

By: Goff, Jacques Le

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Barnes & Noble Books: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SB6037

ISBN: 0760716528

Condition: Very Good+

Very clean and tight textblock. Lightly shelf worn binding. Unclipped dust jacket with very light edge wear. 393pp., including bibliography and index. View more info

A Concise History of Spain

By: Gomez-Tabanera, J. M.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Madrid, Spain, Cronos: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 21383

Condition: Near Fine

Madrid, Spain bookstore sticker on ffep, else immaculate and tight; price-clipped dust jacket lightly character-soiled and edge-worn. 700 pp. including index. View more info

This is Ohio: Ohio's Eighty-Eight Counties in Words and Pictures

By: Goulder, Grace

Price: $6.31

Publisher: Cleveland, The World Publishing Co.: 1965

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 06724

Condition: Good +

Book block tight. Some underlining. Writing on ffep. Jacket bumped and rubbed at edges with a small tear on back. View more info

True Stories from the American Past

By: Graebner, William, Editor

Price: $6.50

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill: 1993

Seller ID: MF172

ISBN: 0070239150

Condition: Very Good

Very clean and tight; corners bumped; 277 pp. View more info

The Rise of the Greeks

By: Grant, Michael

Price: $6.50

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 07501

ISBN: 0684185369

Condition: Near Fine

Jacket front creased; edges bumped. Very clean and tight. View more info

The Swerve: How The World Became Modern

By: Greenblatt, Stephen

Price: $8.95

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.: 2011

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: AC1282

ISBN: 0393343405

Condition: Near Fine

Very clean and tight textblock, light edge wear. 356p., including index; Winnder of the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize. View more info

Offbeat History : A Compedium of Lively Americana

By: Griffin, Bulkley S.

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Cleveland, The World Publishing Company: 1967

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SAS2684

Condition: Very Good+

old price in ink, and crossed out, at the top right corner of the ffep, else textblock very clean and tight; Binding clean; jacket price-clipped, but clean with little wear to extremities; 360 pp. View more info

Progress of the Nineteenth Century: A Panoramic Review of the Inventions and Discoveries of the Past Hundred Years Including Descriptions and Pictures: The Achievements of Mankind: Together with Interesting Stories

By: Hanson, J. W. (by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, J. L. Nichols & Co.: 1900

Seller ID: SB9880

Condition: Very Good

Front and rear end papers separated at the gutters, hinges solidly intact; Faint 'musty' odor, else textblock is clean and tight. Character-soiled edges. Moderately frayed spine extremities, Bumped and frayed corners, Embossed cover and down spine; Binding moderately sunned and faded; 641p., including index. View more info

The Island of Lost Maps: A True Story of Cartographic Crime

By: Harvey, Miles

Price: $8.95

Publisher: NY, Random House: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB4967

ISBN: 0375501517

Condition: Near Fine

Gift quality copy! Immaculate and tight. Unclipped dust jacket in mylar. 405pp., including notes and index. View more info

Svensk Historia IV: 1810 Till Vara Dagar (

By: Henrikson, Alf

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Stockholm, Bokforlaget Aldus/Bonniers: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: PC327

ISBN: 9100376272

Condition: Near Fine

Swedish imprint. Clean and tight with minimal wear. 1027 pp. View more info