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AMERICAN SCRIPTURES

By: Van Doren, Carl & Carmer, Carl

Price: $66.92

Publisher: New York, Boni & Gaer, 1946


DJ tattered and taped together; INSCRIBED by both authors ('Carl' and 'Carl') on front free endpaper; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 302 pages View more info

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AN ACCOMPANIMENT TO MITCHELL'S REFERENCE AND DISTANCE MAP OF THE UNITED STATES Containing an Index of all the Countries, Districts, Townships, Town, & C. in the Union; Together with an Index of the Rivers; by Which Any County, District, Township, &c, or River, May be Found on the Map, Without Difficulty: Also, a General View...

By: Anonymous

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Mitchell and Hinman, 1834

Edition: First Edition


1/2 leather boards with some rubbing to extremities. Pages occasionally a bit browned. Last (blank) page a bit torn and corner missing ; 8vo; 324 pages View more info

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AN AMERICAN HERITAGE GUIDE TO HISTORIC HOUSES OF AMERICA

By: Da Costa, Beverley

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, American Heritage Publishing Co, 1971


Comprehensive listing of historic dwellings in all 50 states ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 320 pages View more info

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AN APPEAL FROM THE JUDGMENTS OF GREAT BRITAIN RESPECTING THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA [VOLUME ONE ONLY] Containing a Historical Outline of Their Merits and Wrongs As Colonies

By: Walsh Jr. , Robert

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Mitchell, Ames, and White, 1819


Rear board missing. Front board and front free endpaper detached but present. Part of spine cover missing. Pages browned. Previous owner's info to detached ffep. Binding not tight. Occasional dampstaining ; Weighing the pros and cons of the USA in the aftermath of the 1812 war; 8vo; 512 pages View more info

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ARDENT SPIRITS The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

By: Kobler, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1973


DJ browned with wear and chipping; The rise of the temperance movement, culminating in the prohibition of alcohol in America 1920-1933, which failed to work as advertised; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 386 pages View more info

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ARDENT SPIRITS The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

By: Kobler, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1973


Very light chipping to DJ. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 386 pages View more info

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AUTHORS OF OUR DAY IN THEIR HOMES Personal Descriptions & Interviews

By: Halsey, Francis Whiting

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, James Pott & Co., 1902


Wear to extremities. Hinges started. Dampstaining to bottom of pages, not affecting text. Binding not tight ; Originally published in the New York Times Saturday Review of Books, various authors, including Mark Twain, Winston Churchill, and Theodore Roosevelt, are extensively quoted on the various features of their homes; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 299 pages View more info

BEAUTIFUL AMERICA

By: Quinn, Vernon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes, 1923

Edition: First Edition


Spine and endpapers a bit browned. Front hinge cracked. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper. Binding not tight ; A look at some of America's most picturesque settings, including national parks and bodies of water ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 333 pages View more info

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BELLE BRITTAN ON A TOUR, AT NEWPORT, AND HERE AND THERE

By: Brittan, Belle

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Derby & Jackson, 1858


Likely rebound. Wear to extremities. Spine faded. Bookplate to front pastedown; Travels around the USA and discussions of the burning issues of the day, in epistolary form ; 8vo; 359 pages View more info

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BIRDS OF AMERICA

By: Pearson, T. Gilbert (editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Garden City, Garden City Publishing Company, Inc., 1936


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Very light soiling to front board. Top spine a bit faded ; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 289 pages View more info

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BLUE HIGHWAYS A Journey Into America

By: Moon, William Least Heat [Trogdon, William]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1982

Edition: Book Club Edition


Light wear to DJ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 469 pages View more info

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BURL IVES' TALES OF AMERICA

By: Ives, Burl

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cleveland, World Publishing Company, 1954

Edition: First Edition


Chipping & open tears to DJ. Wear to extremities. Slight dampstaining, not affecting text; Noted folksinger/actor/raconteur Burl Ives collects tales of an America that was. Stated first edition ; 8vo; 305 pages View more info

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BURNABY'S TRAVELS THROUGH NORTH AMERICA

By: Wilson, Rufus Rockwell (Ed. )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, A. Wessels Company, 1904


Spine sunned and with spine ends chipping. Former owner's name on front free endpaper; Reprinted From the third Edition of 1798; Source Books of American History; Ex-Library; 8vo; 265 pages View more info

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CHARLES KINGSLEY'S AMERICAN NOTES Letters from a Lecture Tour 1874

By: Martin, Robert Bernard (Ed. )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Library, 1958


Some glue residue from tape to endpapers and boards. Ex-lib with no markings except for one stamp on first blank page; Index; B&W Photographs; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 62 pages View more info

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CONQUISTADOR American Fantasia

By: Guedalla, Philip

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1928


DJ browned and a bit soiled otherwise nice copy with uncut fore edge; 8vo; 276 pages View more info