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Image for Crofutt's New overland tourist and Pacific coast guide ... over the Union, Central and Southern Pacific railroads, their branches and connections, by rail, water and stage ...

Crofutt's New overland tourist and Pacific coast guide ... over the Union, Central and Southern Pacific railroads, their branches and connections, by rail, water and stage ...

By: Crofutt, George A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Chicago, Overland Pub. Co: 1879

Edition: Vol. 2, 1879-80

Seller ID: 112555741

Condition: Very Good


blue cloth, gilt spine, 272, [1] pages frontispiece, illustrations, maps, folded plates, spine split with one sig. loose, minor wear at corners, A revision, not a continuation, of v. 1. Illustrated advertisements on lining papers. all folding plates present. View more info

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MARSHFIELD, a town of villages, 1640-1990

By: Cynthia Hagar Krusell; Betty Magoun Bates

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Marshfield Hills, MA, Historical Research Associates: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112557025

ISBN: 0962787108

Condition: Very Good


blue, dec cloth, dust jacket, 234 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps, end paper maps,includes bibliographical references (p. 221-223) and index., shelf wear to d.j., else a very good copy View more info

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NAVAL HISTORY OF FAIRFIELD COUNTY MEN IN THE REVOLUTION; A Tale Untold

By: Danenberg, Elsie N.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Fairfield.Connecticut, Fairfield Historical Society: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1123262

Condition: Very Good


blue, pict. paper wraps, pp., xiii,202, illustrated, frontis., [1] folding plate, [1] folding map, index, some moderate shelf wear, not common View more info

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THE REVOLUTION OF AMERICAN CONSERVATISM : the Federalist Party in the era of Jeffersonian Democracy

By: David Hackett Fischer

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11255595

Condition: Very Good


black cloth, gilt spine, pp., xx,445, index, CONTENTS: Federalist of the old school -- The young Federalists -- The creation of the Federal party -- Caucus or convention -- Electioneering techniques -- Federalists and the "French system of fraternity": the birth of the Washington Benevolent Societies -- Federalists and the press -- A party in search of an issue -- Federalists and democracy, 1800-1816. minor chipping to top of spine of d.j., d.j., is NOT price-clipped, in protective mylar jacket View more info

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BLACK MOTHER: Africa and the Atlantic Slave Trade

By: Davidson, Basil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth , UK, Penguin: 1980

Seller ID: 112556067

Condition: Very Good


pict. paper covers, 304 pages, a small ink sig. on t.p. else a very good copy, a Pellican book. shipping will be reduced. View more info

Image for THE HISTORICAL MAGAZINE, AND NOTES AND QUERIES, Concerning the Antiquities, History and Biography of America, New Series, Vol. IX, No. 1; January, 1871, - August, 1871, New Series, Vol. X, No. II; 6 Issues,

THE HISTORICAL MAGAZINE, AND NOTES AND QUERIES, Concerning the Antiquities, History and Biography of America, New Series, Vol. IX, No. 1; January, 1871, - August, 1871, New Series, Vol. X, No. II; 6 Issues,

By: Dawson, Henry B.; [ Edit by]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Morrisania, NY, Henry B. Dawson,: 1871

Seller ID: 1124207

Condition: Very Good


printed paper wraps,6 Issues, pages uncut, spines chipped, light soil to some, wraps missing from five issues, This publication was established in January, 1857 as a monthly .Its stated purpose was to furnish a medium of intercommunication between Historical Societies, authors, and students of history, and to supply an interesting and valuable journal - a miscellany of American History. From January 1857 to October, 1871 it was published without interuption.Henry Dawson became editor in July 1866. Publication was suspended in October 1871 when , Dawson was stricken with a severe attack of cong... View more info

Image for THE HISTORICAL MAGAZINE, AND NOTES AND QUERIES, Concerning the Antiquities, History and Biography of America, Third Series, Vol.I, No. I; January, 1872, - March, 1872, Third Series, Vol. I, No.III; 3 Issues,

THE HISTORICAL MAGAZINE, AND NOTES AND QUERIES, Concerning the Antiquities, History and Biography of America, Third Series, Vol.I, No. I; January, 1872, - March, 1872, Third Series, Vol. I, No.III; 3 Issues,

By: Dawson, Henry B.; [ Edit by]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Morrisania, NY, Henry B. Dawson,: 1872

Seller ID: 1124210

Condition: Very Good


printed paper wraps, 3 Issues, pages uncut, spines chipped, light soil to some, This publication was established in January, 1857 as a monthly .Its stated purpose was to furnish a medium of intercommunication between Historical Societies, authors, and students of history, and to supply an interesting and valuable journal - a miscellany of American History. From January 1857 to October, 1871 it was published without interuption.Henry Dawson became editor in July 1866. Publication was suspended in October 1871 when , Dawson was stricken with a severe attack of congestion of the brain. Upon his r... View more info

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THE HISTORICAL MAGAZINE, AND NOTES AND QUERIES, Concerning the Antiquities, History and Biography of America, Third Series, Vol.III, No. I; January, 1874, - February, 1874, Third Series, Vol. III, No.II; 2 Issues,

By: Dawson, Henry B.; [ Edit by]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Morrisania, NY, Henry B. Dawson,: 1874

Seller ID: 1124436

Condition: Very Good


printed paper wraps, 2 Issues, pages uncut, spines chipped, light soil to some, wraps missing from Jan. issue This publication was established in January, 1857 as a monthly .Its stated purpose was to furnish a medium of intercommunication between Historical Societies, authors, and students of history, and to supply an interesting and valuable journal - a miscellany of American History. From January 1857 to October, 1871 it was published without interuption.Henry Dawson became editor in July 1866. Publication was suspended in October 1871 when , Dawson was stricken with a severe attack of c... View more info

Image for DOBBIN'S DIARY OF THE NEW FRONTIER; a 15- Year Record of President John F. Kennedy's Life and Times in  Cartons and Drawings By Boston's Award Winning Artist James J. Dobbins of the  Boston Herald Traveler.. SIGNED COPY

DOBBIN'S DIARY OF THE NEW FRONTIER; a 15- Year Record of President John F. Kennedy's Life and Times in Cartons and Drawings By Boston's Award Winning Artist James J. Dobbins of the Boston Herald Traveler.. SIGNED COPY

By: Dobbins James J.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Bruce Humphries Publishers: 1964

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1124323

Condition: Very Good


pict. paper wraps, unpaginated (80) full page b & w reproductions of Dobbin's cartoons, some shelf wear to wraps, tight sound copy, signed in ink on the title page "With My Very Best Wishes Jim Dobbins 1967". the folio size makes the illustrations suitable for framing. View more info

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WHITE CARGO : the forgotten history of Britain's white slaves in America

By: Don Jordan; Michael Walsh

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, New York University Press: 2008

Seller ID: 11255697

ISBN: 0814742963

Condition: Very Good


pict. trade paper, 320 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, very good copy, index, "Drawing on letters crying for help, diaries, court and government archives, this book demonstrates that the brutalities associated with black slavery alone were perpetrated on whites throughout British rule. The trade ended with American independence, but the British still tried to sell convicts in their former colonies." View more info

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ARGOSY WEEKLY; Nov. 19, 1932, Vol.234,No. 2

By: Donald Barr Chidsey, et al.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Frank A. Munsey Co.: 1932

Seller ID: 1125324

Condition: Good


144 pages, some chips to bottom edges and foreedge of rear wrap, toned as per usual at edges, continas Loring Brent, "Sting of the Blue Scorpion" Donald Barr Chidsey, "Time To Quit" Cover art by Paul Stahr. View more info

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THINK BIG AND KICK ASS IN BUSINESS AND LIFE

By: Donald J Trump; Bill Zanker

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Collins: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112555635

ISBN: 0061547832

Condition: Very Good


black cloth, gilt spine, pp., xii, 368; index, dust jacket (unclipped), full number line, $26.95 price, a clean,bright copy with small remainder mark at bottom edge, CONTENTS: Introduction : from small to big -- Do you have what it takes? -- Passion, passion, passion! -- Basic instincts -- Creating luck -- Fear factor -- Revenge -- Big mo! -- Never take your eye off the ball -- I love you, sign this -- Think big and kick ass in business and in life -- Appendix: The best of Donald's question and answer sessions from the Learning Annex Wealth Expos in North America -- True stories of success com... View more info

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BLOODSTOPPERS & BEARWALKERS; Folk Traditions of the Upper Peninsula

By: Dorson, Richard M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard Univ Press,: 1972

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 1124397

Condition: Very Good


red cloth, pp., 305, illustrated, 8 full page plates from photographs, index, edge wear to d.j. CONTENTS: Indian tradition: Indians stuffed and live ,Bearwalkers Tricksters and thunders ,European tradition: Canadiens ,Cousin Jacks ,Finns,Bloodstoppers ,Native tradition: Townsfolk,Lumberjacks ,Miners,Lakesmen ,Sagamen., Dorson spent 5 months living among the Indians, Finns, Canadians, Cornishmen, lumberjacks, sailors miners, and sagamen of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, listening to their tales which are reproduced here. in protective mylar d.j., View more info

A FRENCH VOLUNTEER OF THE WAR OF INDEPENDENCE; The Chevalier De Pontgibaud

By: Douglas, Robert B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bowie, Maryland, U.S.A., Heritage Books, Inc: 2000

Edition: Reprint of 1898 Edition

Seller ID: 00369

ISBN: 0 7884 1561 1

Condition: Very Good


pict. paper wraps, 289 pages, port. frontis., full name index, View more info

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MAINE POSTAL HISTORY AND POSTMARKS

By: Dow,Sterling T.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Lawrence, Mass, Quarterman Publications, Inc.: 1976

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 1123555

Condition: Fine


red buckram, gilt cover and spine, 235 p. illustrated, frontis port., light chips to edges of d.j., in protective mylar d.j., a reprint of the 1943 edition with a new forward and new illustrations.Contents: Antizzo, J. F. Foreword.--Dow, S. T. Maine postal history and postmarks.--Dow, S. T. The origin of Portland, Maine, Post Office.--Dow, S. T. Postmaster Samuel Freeman and his account book.--Hecht, A. Postal history of the District of Maine.--Hecht, A. and Hannemann, P. The postoffices of the District of Maine.--Jarrett, D. L. The "Kennebunk MS" District of Maine propaganda townmark.... View more info

A CHOICE OF BOOKS MADE FROM THE SHELVES OF THE DUNSTER HOUSE BOOK SHOP ...CAMBRIDGE,MASSACHUSETTS, Catalog XIV

By: Dunster House Book Shop

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Dunster House:

Seller ID: 123267

Condition: Very Good


printed paper wraps, no date, (circa 1925?) 40 pages, front wrap vignette, illuatration on rear wrap, approximately 265 items, In Nov of 1930 agents of Boston's Watch & Ward Society, an organization dedicated to the suppression of erotica, persuaded James Delancy, the manager of Dunster House Book Shop to sell them a copy of D.H. Lawrence's Lady Chatterley's Lover. As a result Delancy and an employee were convicted of selling obsene literature. Delancy paid an $800.00 Fine and did four months in the house of Corrections. His assistant went away for two weeks after paying a $200.00 fine. A ver... View more info

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THE LOYALISTS OF NEW JERSEY; their memorials, petitions, claims, etc., from English Records

By: E Alfred Jones

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Bowie, MD, Heritage Books, Inc: 1888

Edition: Reprint of 1927 Edit.

Seller ID: 1125543

ISBN: 1556131100

Condition: Very Good


pict. paper wraps, 346 pages portrait, index,clean, bright copy, About two-thirds of this work consists of biographical data on 419 New Jersey Loyalists culled from English archives. while the final one-third gives briefer accounts of 1,308 more derived from American records. This is a facsimile reprint first published as Vol. X of the Collections of the New Jersey Historical Society in 1927. View more info

THE WORKS OF EDGAR ALLAN POE; 5 Volumes

By: Edgar Allan Poe

Price: $120.00

Publisher: New York, P.F. Collier, & Son,: 1903

Seller ID: 112557916

Condition: Very Good


1904, ©1903.black, colored pict cloth covers, 5 volumes, illustrated, Frontispiece[s] in color from painting[s] by Arthur E. Becher. with tissue guards, titles in 2 colors, At head of title: The Raven edition. very light edge wear else, a clean, sound set View more info

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FANTASTIC ADVENTURES; War on Venus March 1942, Vol. 4, No. 3

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs; Ziff-Davis Publishing Company.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Chicago, Ziff-Davis Publishing Company.: 1942

Edition: March 1942

Seller ID: 1125552

Condition: Very Good


pict. paper wraps, J. Allen St. John front cover and two full-page interiors, the first appearance of the story, a very good copy with some very small edge tears, light wear at spine ends, bright wraps, light oning to text pp as per usual View more info

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Maine Railroads; A History of the Development of the Maine Railroad System

By: Edward Everett Chase; Beyer & Small, Portland, Me.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Portland, Maine, For sale by A.J Huston: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112557900

Condition: Fair


blue cloth, paper cover label, 145 pages,.4 diagrs. (1 folding.) spine has perished, very scarce. View more info