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Image for The Life of a Cowboy told through the Drawings, Paintings and Bronzes of  George Phippen

The Life of a Cowboy told through the Drawings, Paintings and Bronzes of George Phippen

By: George Phippen, as selected by Louise Phippen

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Tucson, The University of Arizona Press: 1969

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2121

Condition: Very Good


With illustrated slipcase. Special edition limited to only 100 copies, of which this is copy no. 57. Signed by Louise Phippen; Oblong quarto; 104 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Bill of Rights. Acts passed at the Second Congress of the United States of  America: begun and held in the city of Philadelphia, in the state of  Pennsylvania, on Monday, the twenty-fourth of October, one thousand seven  hundred and ninety-one: and of the United States the sixteenth.  Published  by authority. To which is affixed: "I am Sir, Yr Most Obed. Hble Serv./  Fort Loudoun/10th Sept 175[7]/ Go. Washington"

Bill of Rights. Acts passed at the Second Congress of the United States of America: begun and held in the city of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the twenty-fourth of October, one thousand seven hundred and ninety-one: and of the United States the sixteenth. Published by authority. To which is affixed: "I am Sir, Yr Most Obed. Hble Serv./ Fort Loudoun/10th Sept 175[7]/ Go. Washington"

By: George Washington (Signature attached to proposed Bill of Rights).

Price: $9,880.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Francis Childs & John Swaine: [1793]

Edition: First

Seller ID: 2932

Condition: Very Good


Philadelphia: Francis Childs & John Swaine. Very Good. [1793]. First. Full calf. Washington's 34 x 120 mm faded clipped closing & signature from a letter to Anthony Bacon & Company affixed diagonally to fore edge corner of front paste-down. See the University of Virginia's Papers of George Washington, Volume 4 (November 1756- October 1757) for the orphaned letter. Overall heavy wear: rubbing to corners; chipping to spine; hinges loose. Please do not hesitate to request details and/or further images. Sabin 15499 (though pagination given as 289). Marriage of a genuinely rare book with W... View more info

Image for Washington's Political Legacies. To Which Is Annexed an Appendix  Containing an Account of His Illness Death and the National Tributes of  Respect Paid to His Memory. With a Biographical Outline of His Life and  Character. His Will and Dr. Tappan's Discourse before the Unversity of  Cambridge.  [With an elegy by Robert Paine]

Washington's Political Legacies. To Which Is Annexed an Appendix Containing an Account of His Illness Death and the National Tributes of Respect Paid to His Memory. With a Biographical Outline of His Life and Character. His Will and Dr. Tappan's Discourse before the Unversity of Cambridge. [With an elegy by Robert Paine]

By: George Washington, Jedidiah Morse

Price: $440.00

Publisher: New York, George Forman for C. Davis: 1800

Edition: second

Seller ID: 1562

Condition: Very Good


Follows the 1800 Boston edition of Russell & West . Evans 38999. Sabin 101751. Page 239 misnumbered 249. . Page 208 lacks upper fore edge corner (and so page number). Owner's name (Ellen Valentine) lightly inked to Title & Contents. A nice serviceable copy with beautiful, deeply set type. ; 12mo ; vii, (1); 10-292 [8] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

Image for Memorial to the Pioneer Women of the Western Reserve Five parts in two volumes with cumulative index.

Memorial to the Pioneer Women of the Western Reserve Five parts in two volumes with cumulative index.

By: Gertrude van Rensselaer Wickhan

Price: $340.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Women's Department of the Cleveland Centennial Commission: 1896-1924

Seller ID: 4631

Condition: Very Good


5 3/4" x 8 1/2". [vii], Part One: 191 p.; Part Two: 192-379 p.; Part Three: 380-586 p.; Part Four: 587-805 p.; Part Five: [xxiv], 807-987 p.; Index: 989-1139 p. Green cloth binding. Parts one through four published 1896-1897; part five published 1924. View more info

Image for History of the New World By Girolamo Benzoni of Milan Shewing His Travels  in America, from A.D. 1541 to 1556: With Some Particulars of the Island  Canary.

History of the New World By Girolamo Benzoni of Milan Shewing His Travels in America, from A.D. 1541 to 1556: With Some Particulars of the Island Canary.

By: Girolamo Benzoni (W.H. Smyth, trans.)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, Hakluyt Society: 1857

Edition: First English language Edition

Seller ID: 1464

Condition: Very Good


Half black morocco. Marbled boards, endpapers & edges. Odd Fellows' Library Assn., San Francisco circular stamp to title page, Translator's Introduction, end of text and end of Index. Nice John Howell bookseller sticker to rear gutter. ; 8vo; [ix], 280 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

Image for Breve sumario o relacion de la natural historia de las Indias.  Proemio.  Prólogo, y introdución del dicho autor: enderezando la obra a la S. C. C.  R. M. del Emperador D. Carlos, Quinto de tal nombre, Rey de Las Españas, y  de las dos Sicilias....

Breve sumario o relacion de la natural historia de las Indias. Proemio. Prólogo, y introdución del dicho autor: enderezando la obra a la S. C. C. R. M. del Emperador D. Carlos, Quinto de tal nombre, Rey de Las Españas, y de las dos Sicilias....

By: Goncalo (Gonzalo) Fernandez de Oviedo y Valdes

Price: $1,440.00

Publisher: N.P., N.D.

Seller ID: 1504

Condition: Very Good


This work is a later summation of La Historia General y Natural de las Indias the first part of which first appeared in Seville beginning in 1535. Repair to lower right corner of title page; fore-edge moisture mark; repaired tear to A2 & K1 leaves (see images). From the distinguished Biblioteca de D. Pedro Ybanez Pacheco with his plate to title blank verso. Watermarked with three encircled stars above GP (as well as encircled NB & DB) probably the mark of A.G. de Barca, ca. 1749. Handsomely bound in half vellum with calligraphic particulars to spine.; Quarto 283x190 mm; 57,[ix] pa... View more info

Image for Derrotero de las Islas Antillas y de las costas orientales de América,  desde el río de las Amazonas hasta el cabo Hatteras [Two Volumes]

Derrotero de las Islas Antillas y de las costas orientales de América, desde el río de las Amazonas hasta el cabo Hatteras [Two Volumes]

By: Gonzalo de Murga y Mugártegui

Price: $330.00

Publisher: Madrid, Dirección de Hidrografía: 1863 - 1865

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 3412

Condition: Very Good


Full mottled calf, gilt particulars to spine, decorated endpapers. Vol. I: xii, 799 pp. plus two foldout maps of Cuba. Inscription in black pen on half-title page: 'He podido superar la/ tentacion de tener este/ libro conmigo cuando pense/ que con Daniel Camejo/ estaria en mejores manos/ M. Oliver Junio de 1978/; Vol. II: x, 682 pp. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Historia general y natural de las Indias (Five Volume Set) Edicón y Estudio Preliminar de Juan Perez De Tudela Bueso

Historia general y natural de las Indias (Five Volume Set) Edicón y Estudio Preliminar de Juan Perez De Tudela Bueso

By: Gonzalo Fernandez de Oviedo

Price: $320.00

Publisher: Madrid, Ediciones Atlas Madrid: 1959

Seller ID: 4946


Biblioteca de Autores Espanoles desde la formacion del lenguaje hasta nuestros dias. Nice clean copies without previous owners' names or other marking. Quarter sheep. Five raised bands. Particulars to spine in gilt. 5 : illustrations, maps. Vol I (clxxv, 316 pp). Vol II (452 pp). Vol III (435 pp). Vol IV (443 pp). Vol V (443, Lamina XV). 7 x 10 in. A handsome set. Please expect extra postage. View more info

Image for De Paris a Mexico par les Etats-Unis

De Paris a Mexico par les Etats-Unis

By: Gustave Gostkowski

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Paris, P.V. Stock Editeur: 1899

Seller ID: 3568

Condition: Very Good


Full recent calf, gilt particulars to spine, five raised bands. Deckled edges, frontispiece portrait of General Porfirio Diaz, President des Etats-Unis du Mexique; 456 pp. Ten (10) engravings including frontispiece. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 456 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Battle of Seven Pines inscribed by Beauregard

Battle of Seven Pines inscribed by Beauregard

By: Gustavus W. Smith, Pierre Gustave Toutant-Beauregard

Price: $500.00

Publisher: 1891

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 4531


Wraps; 188pp, 2 maps & index. Inscribed: "Gen'l G. T. Beauregard with compliments of the Author May 1891" sewn onto page 62: :Head Qr's Military Division of the West, Jacksonville Ala, Oct 17th, 1864. General Orders No 1 First Edition. View more info

Image for "Our Gang" Coloring Book. No. 966.

"Our Gang" Coloring Book. No. 966.

By: Hal Roach Studios, Inc.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Akron & New York, The Saalfield Publishing Company: 1933

Seller ID: 3323

Condition: Very Good


Unused. Chromolithographed pictorial wraps with minor wear to spine and small chip to fore edge of front wrap. 26 black & white plates to be colored with 14 chromolithograph plates (duplicates of black & white plates) as examples. Includes stills from "A Lad an' a Lamp", "Mush and Milk" and "The Kid from Borneo"; and cast members Bobby "Wheezer" Hutchins, Dorothy DeBorba, Matthew "Stymie" Beard, Dickie Moore, George "Spanky" McFarland, Tommy Bond and Pete the Pup. A nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 20 p... View more info

Image for Uncle Tom's Cabin or Life Among the Lowly. Large Paper Anniversary Edition  Number 88 of but 250 copies.

Uncle Tom's Cabin or Life Among the Lowly. Large Paper Anniversary Edition Number 88 of but 250 copies.

By: Harriet Beecher Stowe

Price: $1,850.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Riverside Press: 1892

Seller ID: 1384

Condition: Fine


Cambridge: Riverside Press. Fine. 1892. Hardcover. Early rebinding in brown cloth with black morocco labels in what appears to be a nineteenth century replacement for the publisher's fugitive ooze calf. Moire end papers, TEG. Unaccountably uncommon. Not in BAL. Two volumes. ; 8vo ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Report on a City Plan for the Municipalities of Oakland & Berkeley

Report on a City Plan for the Municipalities of Oakland & Berkeley

By: Hegemann, Werner

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Werner Hegemann: 1915

Seller ID: 882

Condition: Very Good


Berkeley: Werner Hegemann. Very Good. 1915. Periodical. Staple-bound; lacks wraps; title page detached. ; 4to; 156 + index pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

The Cleveland Blue Books. Seven Issues (1956, 1958, 1964-1965, 1966-1967, 1974-1975, 1976-1977 & 1978-1979)

By: Helen de Kay Townsend

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Cleveland Blue Book: 1958-1979

Seller ID: 2813

Condition: Very Good


Blue calf with title and edition in gilt to front cover and spine. All edges blue. Some wear to exteriors, interiors are bright and clean without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

The Cleveland Blue Book. Six Issues. (1985-1986, 1987-1988, 1989-1990, 1991-1992, 1993-1994 &1995;-1996)

By: Helen de Kay Townsend

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Cleveland Blue Book: 1985-1998

Seller ID: 2814

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with title and edition in gilt to front cover and spine. All edges blue. Light wear to exteriors. 1885-1986 bears some notations in pencil, otherwise, interiors are bright and clean without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

The Cleveland Blue Book. Seven Issues. (1985-1986, 1987-1988, 1989-1990, 1991-1992, 1993-1994,1995-1996 & 1997-1998)

By: Helen de Kay Townsend

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Cleveland Blue Book: 1985-1996

Seller ID: 2815

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with title and edition in gilt to front cover and spine. All edges blue. Light wear to exteriors. Interiors are bright and clean without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

Image for History of the Western Insurrection in Western Pennsylvania, Commonly  Called the Whiskey Insurrection. Extra-illustrated & with  letter signed  by Gallatin.

History of the Western Insurrection in Western Pennsylvania, Commonly Called the Whiskey Insurrection. Extra-illustrated & with letter signed by Gallatin.

By: Henry M. Brackenridge

Price: $700.00

Publisher: Pittsburg, W. S. Haven: 1859

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 4257

Condition: Very Good


Howes B-685. Sabin 7166. Extra illustrated edition including Albert Gallatin 1811 letter signed (archivally repaired at fold with small loss not affecting text): March 19th 1811 to Thomas Thornton, Marshall of Maine: "The treasurer of the United States has been directed to remit to you drs. 4400.38 ... for taking the third census or enumeration of the inhabitants of your district.... Congress having made what is conceived to be an inadequate provision as compensation for taking the amount of manufacturers and manufacturing establishments (thirty thousand dollars in the whole) it is... View more info

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Annotated Bibliography of the Published Writings of W E B Dubois

By: Herbert Aptheker

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Millwood, NY, Kraus-Thomson Organization Limited: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5028

Condition: Fine


Full blue cloth. Fine copy without previous owners' names or markings. 626pp. 6.5 x 9.5 in. First Edition. View more info

The Hermits in Vienna

By: Hermit Club Cleveland

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Hermit Club Cleveland: 1914

Seller ID: 5132

Condition: Very Good


Cleveland, Ohio: Hermit Club Cleveland. Very Good. 1914. Front cover separating at hinge.; 8vo; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. First Edition. View more info

Image for Song of the co-fathers. Celebrating Battle of Sedan and host's birthday.

Song of the co-fathers. Celebrating Battle of Sedan and host's birthday.

By: Hugo Eckener

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: Akron, Ohio, 1947

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2437

Condition: Very Good


Akron, Ohio. Very Good. 1947. Hardcover. 7 x 9 inch leaf cut down from unknown hotel stationary, titled "song of the co-fathers." it reads, "we are the two co-fathers/ still merry, quick and gay/ a doublefeast quite funny/ we celebrate today/ the name of this wonderful twin feast/ to well known to everyone/ in akron as well as in deutschland/ the name is just day of sedan/ we solumnize the fun here/ by dinner and much wine/ in good old german fashion/ and i'll say that it's fine/ tall ... and nice, pretty lucy/ helped minister the ceremony/ we thank them and wish them long l... View more info