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A comprehensive view of our country and its resources Giving a brief outline of the birth and growth of the nation and each state separately ... descriptions ... many exciting incidents in American history

By: McCabe, James Dabney

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hubbard Brothers: 1876

Seller ID: 24213

Condition: Good


Good hardcover, has wear and spotting to covers. Spine ends are worn. Previous owner's name on the inside of the front board. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1241 pages View more info

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Our Western Border - Leather Bound One Hundred Years Ago

By: McKnight, Charles

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, J. C. McCurdy & Co.: 1876

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38894

Condition: Good+


Good+ full leather edition, has a previous owner's name and date on one of the front endpapers. Spine ends are worn and corner tips are worn. Leather has some rubs. Binding is tight and text is clean. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 752 pages View more info

An Accompaniment to Mitchell's Map of the World, on Mercator's Projection; Containing an Index to the Various Countries, Cities, Towns, Islands etc.

By: Mitchell

Price: $71.30

Publisher: Philadelphia, Hinman & Dutton: 1838

Seller ID: 19536

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


VG hardcover edition, NOT X-Library! 3/4 leather, front board is scraped, the previous owner's names are on the front endpaper. In this case that's a plus because of who they were.. two important Tennesseans Thomas Perkins 1868, and Newton Cannon 1896 (governor). Front fold out is still intact, with a few tears. 572 pages.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 572 pages View more info

History of the United Netherlands From the Death of William the Silent to the Twelve Years' Truce-1609

By: Motley, John Lothrop

Price: $124.00

Publisher: John Murray, London: 1867

Seller ID: 25589

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Very Good+ full leather set of four volumes. All volumes have marbled endpapers and page edges. No previous owner's marks. Minor shelf wear to covers. Volume 1 has a spot on the rear board, but is not unsightly. ; 4 Volume Set; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Historical and Descriptive Account of British India, in Three Volumes

By: Murray, Hugh

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Oliver & Boyd: 1832

Seller ID: 35399

Condition: Very Good


Very Good hardcover three volume set in three quarter leather. No names or marks. Covers have some light shelf wear. Text is clean and tight. The map is missing at the front. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

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The Story of Exciting Payne County A Great Historical Reference of Payne County, Its Towns, Villages and People, With 300 Rare Photos

By: Newsom, D. Earl

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New Forums Pr: 1997

Seller ID: 36984

ISBN: 0913507911

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Near Fine hardcover, no dust jacket. Has the number 97 written on the bottom of the page block near the spine. No other names or marks. Oklahoma; 11.10 X 8.60 X 0.70 inches; 250 pages View more info

The History of Rome, in Three Volumes ( Vol. 2 and 3)

By: Niebuhr, B. G. translated by Julius Charles Hare and Connop Thirlwall

Price: $155.00

Publisher: London, Taylor and Walton: 1838

Seller ID: 25808

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Very Good full leather editions, both volumes have some rubbing to the spines. Both volumes have spotting to the page block fore edge. No previous owner's name or marks. Bindings are tight and pages are clean. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Crusaders A Story of the Women's Temperance Movement of 1873-74

By: Norton, Emma R.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Peabody, MacEy & Co.: 1882

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 38451

Condition: Good+


Good+ hardcover ex-libary edition, has no external marks. The usual internal marks are present, but no card pocket. Wear to spine ends and corner tips and a small bump to the fore edge of the front cover. There is a previous owner's name on both of the front endpapers. ; Ex-Library; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 298 pages View more info

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75 Years of Refreshment A Sketchy Review of the First 75 Years 1902-1977

By: Pat Roddy, Jr

Price: $43.00

Publisher: S.B. Newman: 1983

Seller ID: 35714

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine softcover edition, has the previous owner's stamp on the inside of the rear cover. Minor shelf wear. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

A Political and Civil History of the United States of America, from the Year 1763...in Two Volumes, Vol. I Only

By: Pitkin, Timothy

Price: $46.50

Publisher: New Haven CT, Hezekiah Howe and Durrie & Peck: 1831

Seller ID: 27855

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Good+ full leather edition, has a previous owner's name on the third blank endpaper. Leather has some rubbing and wear especially at the corner tips and spine ends. Foxing throughout the text. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 528 pages View more info

Perley's Reminiscences of Sixty Years in the National Metropolis 2 Volume Set

By: Poore, Ben: Perley

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Hubbard Brothers: 1886

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19494

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Near Fine full leather set, with marble endsheets and marble page edges. Leather is in excellent condition for the age, just one small 3/4 inch crack at the top of the spine on volume one. Previous owner's name on one of the blank endpapers in volume 1. Will require extra postage. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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History of the Conquest of Mexico, in Two Volumes

By: Prescott, William H.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, A. L. Burt Company: 1860

Seller ID: 38408

Condition: Very Good


Very Good three-quarter leather set of two volumes. Marbled boards and endsheets. No names or marks. Leather has some wear to the spine ends and corner tips. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

Importance of Being Historically Minded

By: Pusey, William

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago American Medical Assoc: 1927

Seller ID: 33045

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Very Good hardcover edition, no names or marks. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 22 pages View more info

Stories from the History of Greece

By: Ramble, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, J. Crissy: 1841

Seller ID: 31260

Condition: Good


Good hardcover edition, spine is beginning to chip at the bottom. Light wear and scuffing to cover. There is a previous owner's name on the front endpaper. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 144 pages View more info

The History of Ancient Greece from the Earliests Times, Till it Became a Roman Province

By: Robertson, William

Price: $83.70

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Andrew Jack & Co. Printers: 1821

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 25187

Condition: Very Good


VG three quarter leather with marbled boards. The boards are rubbed and edges are worn. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 605 pages View more info

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Great Cities of the World Their Government, Politics and Planning

By: Robson, William A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The MacMillan Company: 1955

Seller ID: 35206

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very Good hardcover in a Very Good dust jacket which has been wrapped for protection. No names or marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 691 pages View more info

Lives of the Departed Heroes, Sages, and Statesmen of America

By: Rogers, Thomas J.

Price: $93.00

Publisher: New York, J. Gladding: 1834

Seller ID: 22273

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


VG full leather hardcover, rubbing to extremities and edges. ; 400 pages View more info

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The British Regime in Michigan and the Old Northwest, 1760-1796

By: RUSSELL, Nelson Vance

Price: $22.40

Publisher: Northfield, Minnesota, Carleton College: 1939

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 35263

Condition: Good


Good hardcover edition, with wear to spine ends and corner tips. Has the previous owner's name and notation on the front pastedown. Signed by the author on the front endpaper. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 302 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Ladies of the Night A Historical and Personal Perspective on the Oldest Profession in the World

By: Simmons, Gene

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Phoenix Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 38494

ISBN: 1597775010

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Very Good hardcover edition, signed by the author on the front endpaper. Spine and front board have some sun fading, see our photo. ; 0.8 x 12.5 x 8.9 Inches; 176 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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The Cadet The Adventures of a New World Pioneer in the 17th Century - A True Story

By: Snedeker, Walt C.

Price: $32.20

Publisher: 1st Book Library: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 36882

ISBN: 141079668x

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Fine hardcover in a Fine dust jacket, inscribed and signed by the author on the front pastedown. Dust jacket has been wrapped for protection. ; 9.30 X 6.26 X 1.57 inches; 572 pages; Signed by Author View more info