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Image for The Life of Joseph Bishop The Celebrated Old Pioneer in the First Settlements of Middle Tennessee

The Life of Joseph Bishop The Celebrated Old Pioneer in the First Settlements of Middle Tennessee

By: John W. Gray, M. D.

Price: $665.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee, Published By the Author: 1858

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 38116

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ hardcover edition, there are two previous owner's names on the front pastedown and endpaper. Text is clean and tight. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 236 pages View more info

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The Memoirs of the Duke of Saint-Simon, in Three Volumes

By: John, Bayle St.

Price: $139.65

Publisher: London, Swan Sonnenschein & Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35157

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ three quarter leather set of three volumes. Marbled boards and endpapers, no names or bookplates. Very minimal foxing to the text. Beautiful set.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Life of Rev. A. G. Register By His Daughters

By: Jones, Mrs. G. W. and McAmis, Mrs. T. B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee, Cumberland Presbyterian Publishing House: 1890

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 25171

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Good hardcover edition, cover is worn at spine ends and extremities. No names. Text shows some foxing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 186 pages View more info

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The Last Legacy of Joseph Davis, Senior, With Documents Relating to Him and to His Benefactors

By: Joseph Davis, Senior & William Henry Black

Price: $52.25

Publisher: Mill Yard Publications: 1869

Seller ID: 35097

Condition: Good


Good softcover edition, inscribed to the University Library Dublin by the editor on the front cover. Spine cover is beginning to chip away and there is wear to the edges of the cover. Binding is tight and text is clean. Most of the pages are still uncut. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 111 pages; Signed by Editor View more info

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Junius, 2 Vols

By: Junius

Price: $185.25

Publisher: London, T. Bensley: 1794

Seller ID: 35127

Condition: Very Good


Very Good full leather set of two volumes. Spine labels on Vol. 2 are missing and on volume one the upper label is chipped. No names or marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Scotch-Irish Origins of General James Robertson

By: Kelley, Sarah Foster

Price: $118.75

Publisher: E.S. Kelley: 2000

Seller ID: 34330

ISBN: 0961596023

Condition: As New


As New softcover, no names or marks. Cover has some very slight shelf wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 130 pages View more info

Martha Rivers Ingram No Ordinary Lady

By: Kellogg, D. B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tiger Club Press: 2008

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 33326

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Fine hardcover in a Fine dust jacket which has been wrapped. Flatsigned by the author on the title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 362 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Joseph Stephen Cullinan; A study of leadership in the Texas petroleum industry, 1897-1937

By: King, John O

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Published for the Texas Gulf Coast Historical Association by Vanderbilt University Press: 1970

Seller ID: 31958

ISBN: 0826511554

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardcover edition. No names or marks. ; 9.10 X 6.10 X 1.10 inches; 229 pages View more info

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Joseph Stephen Cullinan; A study of leadership in the Texas petroleum industry, 1897-1937

By: King, John O

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Published for the Texas Gulf Coast Historical Association by Vanderbilt University Press: 1970

Seller ID: 37857

ISBN: 0826511554

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine hardcover edition, no names or marks. Dust jacket has some light wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 229 pages View more info

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Joseph Stephen Cullinan; A study of leadership in the Texas petroleum industry, 1897-1937

By: King, John O

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Published for the Texas Gulf Coast Historical Association by Vanderbilt University Press: 1970

Seller ID: 37858

ISBN: 0826511554

Condition: As New


As New hardcover still in the original shrinkwrap. No names or marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 229 pages View more info

Joseph Stephen Cullinan A Study of Leadership in the Texas Petroleum Industry, 1897 - 1937

By: King, John O.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee, Vanderbilt University Press: 1970

Seller ID: 29934

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardcover in a New dust jacket, no names or other marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 229 pages View more info

Raleigh; The Shepherd of the Ocean; A Pageant-Drama; Designed to Commemorate the Tercentenary of the Execution of Sir Walter Raleigh.

By: Koch, Frederick Henry. (Foreword By Edwin Greenlaw).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Raleigh, NC: Edwards & Broughton, 1920: 1920

Seller ID: 32585

Condition: Good


Good softcover edition, no names or marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 95 pages View more info

The Mcguffey's and Their Readers

By: Krehbiel, Wilbur and Miranda

Price: $15.00

Publisher: C. J. Krehbiel Company: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: A062

Condition: Very Good


VG HB with wax paper DJ. No names, etc. ; 48mo 3½" - 4" tall; 36 pages View more info

The Life and Voyages of Americus Vespucius

By: Lester, Edwards C.

Price: $25.08

Publisher: New Amsterdam Book Company: 1903

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 30360

Condition: Very Good


Very Good hardcover edition, limited to 210 copies. No previous owner's name. Spine is darkened. Spine ends and corner tips have some wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages View more info

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Enoch H. Crowder Soldier, Lawyer and Statesman

By: Lockmiller, David A.

Price: $29.40

Publisher: Columbia, MO, The University of Missouri Studies: 1955

Seller ID: 36733

Condition: Good+


Good+ hardcover exlibrary edition with all the usual marks. ; Ex-Library; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 286 pages View more info

Autobiography and Selected Writings of Elder Virgil F. Lowrance

By: Lowrance, Virgil F. & (S. T. Tolley, editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Atwood, TN, Christian Baptist Press: 1987

Seller ID: 27615

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


As New hardcover edition, no names or other marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 499 pages View more info

Autobiography and Selected Writings of Elder Virgil F. Lowrance

By: Lowrance, Virgil F. & (S.T. Tolley, Editor)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Atwood, TN, Christian Baptist Press: 1987

Seller ID: 23911

Condition: New with no dust jacket


New hardcover edition, no names or other marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 500 pages View more info

Memoirs of the Life of the Right Honourable Sir James Mackintosh in Two Volumes

By: Mackintosh, Robert James

Price: $230.00

Publisher: London, Edward Moxon: 1835

Seller ID: 25822

Condition: Very Good


Very Good three quarter leather editions. Leather has some wear, one inch crack to the bottom of the front hinge on volume one. Both volumes have a small booksellers blind stamp at the top corner of the front endpaper. The frontispiece illustrations are foxed and so are the title pages. The text is clean and the bindings are tight. No previous owners names. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Literary Life and Correspondence of the Countess of Blessington in Two Volumes, Vols. I & II

By: Madden, Richard Robert

Price: $25.60

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1855

Seller ID: 30882

Condition: Good


Good hardcover set of two volumes, both volumes have the previous owner's name on the front endpapers. Also, both have a dark stain on the front and rear endpapers and pastedowns. The spines are very badly chipped and the corner tips are exposed. This is a good reading set as the text is complete and the bindings are tight. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds, Knight, in Three Volumes

By: Malone, Edmond

Price: $165.00

Publisher: T. Cadell: 1801

Seller ID: 25772

Condition: Very Good


Very Good full leather volumes. This is Vol. 1 and 3 Only! The set is not complete. The leather is worn at the spine ends and corner tips, but all together in good shape. There is some rubbing to the boards. There is a small gift inscription on the title page of Volume 1. ; Vol. 1 & 3; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info