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Image for Cartoon of U.S. Navy airship buffeted by the Forces of Nature.

Cartoon of U.S. Navy airship buffeted by the Forces of Nature.

By: Butler

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Akron, Ohio, 1943

Seller ID: 1687

Condition: Very Good


Akron, Ohio. Very Good. 1943. Watercolor. Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin's motto, “The forces of nature cannot be eliminated but they may be balanced one against the other" portrayed in cartoon. Slight losses at center fold and at c. ten o'clock; backing applied.; 8 .5 x 12.75 inches; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Wild Scenes in the Forest and Prairie with Sketches of American Life

By: C.F. Hoffman

Price: $120.00

Publisher: New York, William H. Colyer: 1843

Seller ID: 5196

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes in one. 211 pages. Full calf. Repair to head of spine. Foxing. View more info

Image for Los Angeles California Illustrated; Showing homes, public buildings,  business blocks, parks and general views

Los Angeles California Illustrated; Showing homes, public buildings, business blocks, parks and general views

By: C.M. Davis, T. Newman

Price: $725.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Kingsley-Barnes & Neuner Co.; Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce: 1899

Seller ID: 4820

Condition: Very Good


Scarce. String bound wraps with pictorial cover. Wear and losses to front and rear covers; interior is surprisingly bright and clean. A nice copy. ; Oblong 4to Unpaginated. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

Image for New Trails In Mexico An Account of One Year's Exploration in North-Western  Sonora, Mexico, and South-Western Arizona 1909 - 1910

New Trails In Mexico An Account of One Year's Exploration in North-Western Sonora, Mexico, and South-Western Arizona 1909 - 1910

By: Carl Lumholtz, M.A.

Price: $145.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1912

Seller ID: 2182

Condition: Very Good


New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good. 1912. Numerous illustrations including two color plates and two maps. Maps housed in rear pocket and kept in good condition. Tape residue to paste-downs. ; 8vo; 411 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Third annual report of the Board of Commissioners of the Central Park, January 1860

By: Central Park (New York, N.Y.) Board of Commissioners [Alfred Wagstaff] Andrew H. Green,

Price: $1,700.00

Publisher: New York, William C. Bryant & Co.: 1860

Seller ID: 3096

Condition: Very Good


New York: William C. Bryant & Co.. Very Good. 1860. Fourteen plates including frontis and large (34 x 8.5 inch) folding hand-colored map of park. Prospect Park plate trimmed to print line and mounted to blank verso of page 65. Quarter leather; marbled paper boards, gilt ruling and titling; boards detached, occasional foxing. Personal copy of Arthur Wagstaff with his signature in pencil and ink to front fly. Wagstaff replaced J.P. Haines as the head of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in 1906 following a revolt by members over Haines' autocratic rule. Colo... View more info

Image for The United States Illustrated; in Views of City and Country with descriptive and historical articles

The United States Illustrated; in Views of City and Country with descriptive and historical articles

By: Charles A. Dana

Price: $800.00

Publisher: New York, Herrmann J. Meyer: c. 1855

Seller ID: 4562

Condition: Good


Half red morocco; marbled boards. Gilt particulars to spine. Wear all around. Occasional thumbing and soiling. Two volumes in one. This was apparently bound from available fascicules. Vol 1: 23 (of 36) plates )(lacks those from pages 8, 18, 19, 47, 51, 55, 59, 62, 67, 69, 74, 77, 79). Plate from page 13 misplaced along with the Niagara River plate on page 99. Lacks text pages 38- 83. Vol 2: 20 (of 33) plates (lacks those from pages 7, 13, 16, 31, 34, 37, 47, 59, 67, 70, 76, 79, 82). Includes 2 extra plates of California. Lacks text pages 31-86. View more info

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Mesa, Canon and Pueblo

By: Charles F. Lummis

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Century Co.: 1925

Seller ID: 1657

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Brick red cloth with black and gilt decoration. Deckle fore edge. Colored frontispiece. Quarter-sized watermark to dust jacket.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [xvi], 517 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . Dust jacket present. View more info

Image for Real decreto en que S. M. ha resuelto ampliar la Concesion del Comercio  libre, contenida en Decreto de....1765, Instruccion de la misma fecha, y  demas Resoluciones posteriores, que solo comprehendieron las Islas de  Barlovento, y Provincias de Campeche.

Real decreto en que S. M. ha resuelto ampliar la Concesion del Comercio libre, contenida en Decreto de....1765, Instruccion de la misma fecha, y demas Resoluciones posteriores, que solo comprehendieron las Islas de Barlovento, y Provincias de Campeche.

By: Charles III

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Madrid, Juan de San Martin: 1778

Seller ID: 1499

Condition: Very Good


A decree establishing limited free trade among the Spanish colonies. Palau 251081; not in Sabin. Four leaves or eight pages if you like. Nicely bound in half vellum by Brugalla, 1949. A little abrasion to top edge. ; Octavo; View more info

Image for Battle of Lake Erie A Collection of Documents, chiefly by Commodore Perry: including the Court-martial of Commander Barclay & the Court of Enquiry on Captain Elliott

Battle of Lake Erie A Collection of Documents, chiefly by Commodore Perry: including the Court-martial of Commander Barclay & the Court of Enquiry on Captain Elliott

By: Charles Oscar Paullin

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Rowfant Club: 1918

Seller ID: 4415

Condition: Very Good


#16 of only 150 copies. Fabriano paper. With portraits, facsimiles, and map. Quarter linen over blue paper covered boards. Deckled bottom and fore edge. Slipcase shelf worn. Very nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. Dust jacket present. View more info

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The Love Letters

By: Chris Massie

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2261

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


A nice clean copy in dust jacket without previous owner's names or any other markings. ; 289 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for Letter of Columbus to Luis de Santangel, 1493. Inscribed by Lenox.

Letter of Columbus to Luis de Santangel, 1493. Inscribed by Lenox.

By: Christopher Columbus, James Lenox ed.

Price: $140.00

Publisher: New York, James Lenox: [1865]

Seller ID: 1681

Condition: Very Good


Two presentations to scholar William Stirling Maxwell by Lenox; one dated March 1875 & the other (apparently not remembering the former) June 1875. Original buff wraps bound in handsome quarter morocco with bold gilt title to spine. Maxwell's large armorial bookplate to pastedown. Foxing to pastedown & fly sheets.; 12 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

Image for Lincoln The Presidential Archives

Lincoln The Presidential Archives

By: Chuck Wills

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Easton Press / DK Publishing: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4479

Condition: Fine


Full black leather. Gilt particular to front cover and spine. Four raised bands. Inner envelopes containing replicates of letters, documents & pamphlets. 159 pp. First Edition. View more info

Image for The History of the Centennial Celebration of the Inauguration of George Washington as First President of the United States

The History of the Centennial Celebration of the Inauguration of George Washington as First President of the United States

By: Clarence Winthorp Bowen

Price: $600.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Co.: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4885

Condition: Very Good


Thick folio in full morocco with gilt medallion of Washington on the front cover and the American Eagle with commemorative to the back. Number 467 of an unspecified limitation. Gilt dentelles, aeg., marbled endpapers. A handsome, solid, unused copy. First Edition. View more info

Image for History of Kentucky. Revised & enlarged edition in fine tooled morocco  cases.

History of Kentucky. Revised & enlarged edition in fine tooled morocco cases.

By: Collins, Lewis & Richard Collins

Price: $1,100.00

Publisher: Covington, Collins & Company: 1874

Edition: Revised & Enlarged

Seller ID: 1618

Condition: Fine


Covington: Collins & Company. Fine. 1874. Revised & Enlarged. A fine set in the original full calf; marbled edges; red morocco title & black author labels. Each volume in a full red ruled morocco fitted case; faux raised bands, tendriled panels decorated with canoes & weaponry. Wear to inside of cases at friction fit. Updated (i.e. 1874) folding colored Kentucky map frontis; many lithographed plates, some sepia toned. Morocco bookplates of Frank C. Deering (cf. Frank C. Deering collection of rare Americana). An exceptional set in handsome cases.; Octavo; Additional images and furth... View more info

Trails I Rode Memories of Old Cowboy Days and Charlie Russell

By: Con Price

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Pasadena, California, Trails End Publishing Co., Inc.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2577

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Red cloth binding. Minor chips to otherwise very good in jacket. Nice clean copy without any previous owner names or bookplates. Endpapers are cattle brands drawn by Clarence Ellsworth.; 262 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for The Social List of The Bahamas; 1970

The Social List of The Bahamas; 1970

By: Countess de Rochefort

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Nassau, Countess de Rochefort: 1970

Seller ID: 2661

Condition: Very Good


Burnt sienna felt cover with gilt year to spine and gilt title to cover. A nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or any other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 176 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Description of a System of Military Bridges, with India-Rubber Pontons.

Description of a System of Military Bridges, with India-Rubber Pontons.

By: Cullum, George W.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1849

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 974

Condition: Very Good


New York: D. Appleton & Company. Very Good. 1849. First Edition. Wraps. 8vo. 144pp, 5 fldg engr. plts numbered XVIII-XXII as called for in text. Recently bound in archival wraps. Papers on Practical Engineering. No. 4. Occasional offsetting of plates, see images.; 8vo ; The development of rubber as a versatile and durable material was a truly transatlantic affair due to the British inventor, Thomas Hancock. The book describes applications of vulcanized rubber, the providing of pontoon bridges for the Mexican War of 1846-8. Written by the military engineer in charge of building the po... View more info

Image for La Revolucion de Julio en Madrid: reseña de los hechos que constituyen  este glorioso alzamiento, precedida del exámen razonado de las causas que  lo han producido, y seguida de la exposicion de los principales sucesos  que se han desenvuelto simultaneamente

La Revolucion de Julio en Madrid: reseña de los hechos que constituyen este glorioso alzamiento, precedida del exámen razonado de las causas que lo han producido, y seguida de la exposicion de los principales sucesos que se han desenvuelto simultaneamente

By: D. Antonio Ribot y Fontsere

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Madrid, Imprenta de Gaspar y Roig, Editores: 1854

Seller ID: 3189

Condition: Very Good


. Quarter blue morocco over blue cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine, raised bands, black and white illustrations throughout text, previous owner's name in blue ink on free front endpaper, very nice morocco binding.; 8vo; 456, IV pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

South Carolina. On Claim for Slave [Natus] Lost in Public Service.

By: David Owen, Henry Oneill, William Gibson, John G. Williams, E.G. Simpson, John Garlington et al.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Laurens, South Carolina, 1864

Seller ID: 1688

Condition: Very Good


Laurens, South Carolina. Very Good. 1864. Hardcover. David Owen claims $3000 (about 44,000 in 2015 dollars) for the loss of his slave Natus who had been impressed by the state for work on James Island fortifications. Owen was awarded $1900 ($ 27,800 in today's currency).; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Rebecca the Witch and Other Tales In Metre

Rebecca the Witch and Other Tales In Metre

By: David Skaats Foster

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York & London, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1888

Seller ID: 3023

Condition: Very Good


Olive cloth with gilt to cover & spine. Top edge gilt. Decorative endpapers. Minor foxing to preliminary pages. A nice clean copy without previous owners' name or any other markings. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; iv,195 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info