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Jefferson and His Time

By: Dumas Malone

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, Easton Press: 1993

Edition: Collector

Seller ID: 4450


Bound in full leather with gilt decor to front, back & spine; all edges gilt; moire end-papers; ribbon page marker. As new without bookplates or other ownership markings. Volume 1. Jefferson the Virginian; Volume 2. Jefferson and the Rights of Man; Volume 3. Jefferson and the Ordeal of Liberty; Volume 4. Jefferson the President, First Term, 1801-1805; Volume 5. Jefferson the President, Second Term, 1805-1809; Volume 6. The Sage of Monticello. View more info

Image for The White House Years. Mandate for Change.  Signed, Limited Edition.

The White House Years. Mandate for Change. Signed, Limited Edition.

By: Dwight D. Eisenhower

Price: $950.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2160

Condition: Very Good


298 of only 1500 copies with original mylar jacket and slipcase. Signed by Author; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for Robinson's Atlas of the City of New York. Embracing all territory within  its corporate limits from official records, private plans & actual surveys.

Robinson's Atlas of the City of New York. Embracing all territory within its corporate limits from official records, private plans & actual surveys.

By: E. Robinson and R.H. Pidgeon

Price: $5,730.00

Publisher: New York, E. Robinson: 1886

Seller ID: 1707

Condition: Very Good


New York: E. Robinson. Very Good. 1886. Hardcover. 42 double page hand-colored, linen backed plates, two of which are index plates. Remnants of red morocco plate tabs. A handsome copy with new gilt-titled red morocco spine. ; Folio 15.75'' x 20'' ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Die Vereinigten Staaten, Das Romantische Amerika, Baukunst, Landschaft und  Volksleben

Die Vereinigten Staaten, Das Romantische Amerika, Baukunst, Landschaft und Volksleben

By: E.O. Hoppe

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Berlin, Verlag Ernst Wasmuth A.G.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2221

Condition: Very Good


Gilt lettering to cover and spine. Discreet Ex-libris of Theodor Lauffer to front pastedown. Moisture mark to upper left cover & spine (see image) ; xxxix, 304 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. First Edition. View more info

Image for The American Criminal, An Anthropological Study with the collaboration of  the Statistical Laboratory of the Division of Anthropology Volume 1: The  Native White Criminal of Native PArentage

The American Criminal, An Anthropological Study with the collaboration of the Statistical Laboratory of the Division of Anthropology Volume 1: The Native White Criminal of Native PArentage

By: Earnest Albert Hooton

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2285

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed by author to colleague Clarence Wesley Dupertuis: "To Wes Dupertuis, my partner in various crimes but not this one, Earnest Hooton July 28, 1952". Irregular fading to spine and boards. ; Large quarto 250 x 325 cm; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

Image for The Man in the White House. A bit for thought for every day in the year  ahead.

The Man in the White House. A bit for thought for every day in the year ahead.

By: Edward Bok and Mary Bok

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Merion, Pennsylvania, Swastika: 1929

Seller ID: 4079

Condition: Very Good


Merion, Pennsylvania: Swastika. Very Good. 1929. Brown morocco boards featuring elaborate gilt medallion motif of birds and flowers to covers. Gilt title to spine, which has been repaired. Some wear along front hinge, please see image. A very nice, clean and bright copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 7.25 x 9.25 inches; Unpaginated pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Confessonario en Lengua Mixe Con vna Construccion de las Oraciones de la  Doctrina Christiana, y vn Compendio de Voces Mixes, para ensenarse a  prononciar la dicha Lengua.

Confessonario en Lengua Mixe Con vna Construccion de las Oraciones de la Doctrina Christiana, y vn Compendio de Voces Mixes, para ensenarse a prononciar la dicha Lengua.

By: El P. Fr. Augustin de Quintana

Price: $330.00

Publisher: En la Puebla por la Viuda de Miguel de Ortega: 1890

Seller ID: 2258

Condition: Very Good


En la Puebla por la Viuda de Miguel de Ortega. Very Good. 1890. Hardcover. A nice, clean copy without previous owner's name or other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 150 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for A Plain and Faithful Narrative of the Original Design Rise Progress and  Present State of the Indian Charity-School at Lebanon in Connecticut.

A Plain and Faithful Narrative of the Original Design Rise Progress and Present State of the Indian Charity-School at Lebanon in Connecticut.

By: Eleazor Wheelock

Price: $975.00

Publisher: Boston, R. and S. Draper: 1763

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3336

Condition: Very Good


Half black morocco over marbled boards. This copy deaccessioned from the famous John Carter Brown Collection with bookplate at front pastedown & oval name stamp to page 9. Moisture marks throughout, especially to rear (request images). Sabin 103205; Howes W334; Evans 9537.; Images and further information provided upon request.; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. First Edition. View more info

Image for History of the Expedition Under the Command of Lewis and Clark. Original  manuscript journals and field notebooks of the explorers. together with a  new biographical and bibliographical introduction, new maps, and other  illustrations, and a complete index  by Elliott Coues (4 vol. set)

History of the Expedition Under the Command of Lewis and Clark. Original manuscript journals and field notebooks of the explorers. together with a new biographical and bibliographical introduction, new maps, and other illustrations, and a complete index by Elliott Coues (4 vol. set)

By: Elliott Coues, Merriweather Lewis & William Clark

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: New York, Francis P. Harper: 1893

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 3172

Condition: Very Good


New York: Francis P. Harper. Very Good. 1893. Limited Edition. Limited edition of only 1000 copies. Green cloth boards with gilt particulars to spine. Gutters of I & II cracked. Repairs to gutters of III. Spine of III punctured with damage to rear cloth. Inscriptions to Glenn Davis from Countess Elizabeth Munford Beauregard de Chilly to front fly papers of II-IV. Signature of Micajah H. Clark, confidential clerk of Jefferson Davis, last treasurer of the Confederacy and grandfather of de Chilly, dated 1893 also to front fly papers of II-IV. His bookplate to front pastedown of IV. Text bl... View more info

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Wild Scenes on the Frontiers; or, Heroes of the West.

By: Emerson Bennett

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Hamelin & Co.: 1859

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4423


Embossed blue pebbled cloth. Bumps to corners; wear to spine. Owners' names in pencil to front fly & in ink to front pastedown & top page ends. A few gatherings standing a little proud nonetheless an exceptional copy of a genuinely scarce title. View more info

Image for Star of the West. The Romance of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

Star of the West. The Romance of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

By: Ethel Hueston

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2198

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


First edition in price-clipped dust jacket. An exceptional copy. No owner's names or other markings.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 372 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Captain Thomas A. Scott, Master Diver: One Who Was Not Afraid and Who Spoke the Truth.

By: F. Hopkinson Smith

Price: $105.00

Publisher: Boston, American Unitarian Association: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2572

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Bound in green cloth with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Offset toning to paste-down and free endpapers caused by dust jacket flaps. Minor tears and chipping to otherwise very good dust jacket. Volume V of "True American Types" series.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 76 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for Ciudad Santa Fe, Spanish Domination, 1610-1821

Ciudad Santa Fe, Spanish Domination, 1610-1821

By: F. Stanley

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Denver, The World Press, Inc.: 1958

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2218

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


First edition signed, No. 208 of limited edition of 500. Dust jacket. Signed in pen to title page.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; ix, 412 pages; Signed by Author; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for Dissertazione di Felice Isnardi ond'e` chiarito il luogo preciso della  Liguria marittima occidentale ove nacque Cristoforo Colombo. Cover title:  Sulla patria propriamente detta de Cristoforo Colombo, dissertazione di  Felice Isnardi.Half-title: Dissertazione sulla patria di Cristoforo  Colombo.

Dissertazione di Felice Isnardi ond'e` chiarito il luogo preciso della Liguria marittima occidentale ove nacque Cristoforo Colombo. Cover title: Sulla patria propriamente detta de Cristoforo Colombo, dissertazione di Felice Isnardi.Half-title: Dissertazione sulla patria di Cristoforo Colombo.

By: Felice Isnardi

Price: $320.00

Publisher: Pinerolo, Poaolo Ghighetti: 1838

Seller ID: 1519

Condition: Very Good


Pretty copy with uncut pages. Some loss to wraps at spine. ; 10 mo; [iii], 148, [iii] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Vermont.   View in Manchester, Vt. from the Hill Northeast of the Depot.

Vermont. View in Manchester, Vt. from the Hill Northeast of the Depot.

By: Frank Childs

Price: $1,840.00

Publisher: Boston, Frank Childs: 1872

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1456

Condition: Good


Hand colored lithograph. Drawn, Painted & Published by Frank Childs. J. H. Bufford's Litho, 490 Washington St., Boston. Moisture stain to upper quarter and vertical browning mirroring joints from original wood backing (see image); otherwise a very nice copy on heavy stock with uncommonly preserved wide margins.; Folio 27 7/8 x 41 3/8; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. First Edition. View more info

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The Life of Jefferson Davis

By: Frank H. Alfriend

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Cincinnati and Chicago, Caxton Publishing House: 1868

Seller ID: 4739

Condition: Very Good


Full green cloth., trimmed & rebound. Davis County, Texas inscription of T.G Shepherd on front free fly with bleed through to subsequent pages. Frontispiece. Occasional foxing. 5.75 x 8.5 in. xvii, 645pp. View more info

Dictionary of American Regional English, 5 volumes.

By: Frederic G. Cassidy

Price: $475.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 2651

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Cambridge: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1996. Hardcover. 5 volumes in dust jacket. Gilt title to spine. Volume 1 is the 6th printing; the rest being the 1st printing. Features computer-generated maps of the United States designed to illustrate visually the regional distribution of words and phrases. "Multi-volume reference work that documents words, phrases and pronunciations that vary from one place to another place across the United States". Nice, clean volumes without previous owner's names or any other markings. May requir... View more info

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My Bondage and My Freedom

By: Frederick Douglass

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Norwalk, The Easton Press: 2013

Seller ID: 2137

Condition: Very Good


Norwalk: The Easton Press. Very Good. 2013. Hardcover. Easton Press Slip Cover Edition; This edition strictly limited to 1,855 copies, of which this is no. 7. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 464 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi

By: George H. Devol

Price: $800.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Devol and Haines: 1887

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4325

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth with gilt encircled hand of cards to blind ruled cover. "First Edition" noted on title page. Boards a little discolored (see image); remnants of crayoned "150" to front fly; rear gutter separating. Internally a clean and serviceable copy. First Edition. View more info

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History of Ridgefield Connecticut

By: George L. Rockwell

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Ridgefield, CT, Privately printed by the author: 1927

Seller ID: 4843

Condition: Very Good


Full gilt-ruled morocco. Gilt particulars to front and spine. Marbled endpapers. Very light rubbing to edges of spine. Overall exceptionally clean copy without previous owner's names or markings. 6.3 x 9.5 in. 583pp. First Edition. View more info