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Image for MY NATIVE LAND The United States: its Wonders, its Beauties, and its People, with Descriptive Notes, Character Sketches, Folk Lore, Traditions, Legends and History, for the Amusement of the Old and the Instruction of the Young

MY NATIVE LAND The United States: its Wonders, its Beauties, and its People, with Descriptive Notes, Character Sketches, Folk Lore, Traditions, Legends and History, for the Amusement of the Old and the Instruction of the Young

By: Cox, James

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Blair Publishing Company: 1903

Order Number: 3395

Condition: Very Good+


Binding not tight ; Descriptive passages regarding various events and places in American history and geography. Twenty-first century readers may be shocked by the chapter entitled, 'the Heathen Chinee. ' ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 400 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

Order Number: 3335

ISBN: 0700113622

Condition: Fine


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

Image for RELEASED FOR PUBLICATION Some Inside Political History of Theodore Roosevelt and His Times 1898-1918

RELEASED FOR PUBLICATION Some Inside Political History of Theodore Roosevelt and His Times 1898-1918

By: Davis, Oscar King

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1925

Order Number: 13279

Condition: Very Good+


Slight wear to extremities. Bookplate to front pastedown ; The inside story of major party machinations during TR's time; 8vo; 468 pages View more info

Image for MR. GOLDBERG'S PARTY Or, Leaves from the Travel Diary of a Young French Nobleman in America

MR. GOLDBERG'S PARTY Or, Leaves from the Travel Diary of a Young French Nobleman in America

By: De Leche, Vicomte Alain

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Louis Carrier & Company: 1930

Order Number: 17522

Condition: Very Good+


Former owner's name on front pastedown; Cartoons by Maurice van Moppes; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 127 pages View more info

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LETTERS OF EUGENE V. DEBS [THREE VOLUME SET]

By: Debs, Eugene V.

Price: $102.88

Publisher: Urbana, University of Illinois Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13844

ISBN: 0-252-01742-0

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Previous owner's inscription to half-title page of volume one ; The copious letters of the noted labor leader and working class hero ; 8vo; 591,560,642 pages View more info

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WE SHALL BE ALL A History of the IWW

By: Dubofsky, Melvin

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Chicago, Quadrangle Books: 1969

Order Number: 11996

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ; History of the Industrial Workers of the World; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 557 pages View more info

Image for A HISTORY OF TRAVEL IN AMERICA [VOLUME 1 AND 3 ONLY]

A HISTORY OF TRAVEL IN AMERICA [VOLUME 1 AND 3 ONLY]

By: Dunbar, Seymour

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1915

Order Number: 18015

Condition: Very Good-


Spine darkened and with light wear to spine heels. Former owner's name on front endpaper. Bookplate. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 339, 741-1124 pages View more info

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THE ROMANCE OF THE BOUNDARIES

By: Faris, John T

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 6244

Condition: Very Good


Spine sunned and with some rubbing to spine ends. Top edge gilt a bit faded ; Accounts of various border and boundary disputes in North America; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 331 pages View more info

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WHEN AMERICA WAS YOUNG

By: Faris, John T

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 6712

Condition: Very Good+


Front free endpaper slightly loose. Bookplate and previous owners signature on half title page. Corners bumped ; History of the US colonial period, including commerce, education, communications, social issues, etc. top edge gilt; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 372 pages View more info

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THE ROMANCE OF THE BOUNDARIES

By: Faris, John T

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17531

Condition: Very Good-


Spine faded. Top spine worn. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 331 pages View more info

Image for AMERICA AWAKES A New Appraisal of the Twenties

AMERICA AWAKES A New Appraisal of the Twenties

By: Farrington, Jan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Richmond, Westover Publishing Company: 1971

Order Number: 9428

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Coffee table book; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 232 pages View more info

Image for EXPLORERS AND SETTLERS Historic Places Commemorating the Early Exploration and Settlement of the United States

EXPLORERS AND SETTLERS Historic Places Commemorating the Early Exploration and Settlement of the United States

By: Ferris, Robert G.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, National Park Service: 1968

Order Number: 4356

Condition: Near Fine


Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs; 8vo; 506 pages View more info

Image for OUR THREATENED INHERITANCE Natural Treasures of the United States

OUR THREATENED INHERITANCE Natural Treasures of the United States

By: Fisher, Ron

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, National Geographic Society: 1984

Order Number: 14402

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ; And our priceless heritage is even more threatened today, thirty years on. Have we learned nothing? ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 400 pages View more info

Image for THE AMERICAN WALK BOOK An Illustrated Guide to the Country's Major Historic and Natural Walking Trails from New England to the Pacific Coast

THE AMERICAN WALK BOOK An Illustrated Guide to the Country's Major Historic and Natural Walking Trails from New England to the Pacific Coast

By: George, Jean Craighead

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton: 1978

Order Number: 9602

ISBN: 0-87690-315-4

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


INSCRIBED by the author on title page; 8vo; 301 pages View more info

Image for WHY NOT VICTORY?  A Fresh Look At American Foreign Policy

WHY NOT VICTORY? A Fresh Look At American Foreign Policy

By: Goldwater, Barry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16045

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Wear with small open tears and slight staining to DJ. Inkstamp to front free endpaper ; Two years before his landslide defeat at the hands of Lyndon Johnson, gop leader Goldwater outlines his prescription for American foreign relations; 8vo; 201 pages View more info

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THE ASSAULT ON REASON

By: Gore, Al

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Penguin Press: 2007

Inscription: Signed by Author

Order Number: 15814

ISBN: 1594201226

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ ; SIGNED by author to second half-title page; 8vo; 308 pages View more info

Image for CONQUISTADOR American Fantasia

CONQUISTADOR American Fantasia

By: Guedalla, Philip

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1928

Order Number: 4371

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


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

Image for INDEPENDENCE DAY A Sketchbook

INDEPENDENCE DAY A Sketchbook

By: Guedalla, Philip

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1926

Order Number: 9459

Condition: Very Good-


Spine darkened with rubbing to spine ends. Bookplate. Light, occasional foxing ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 292 pages View more info

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INSIDE U.S.A.

By: Gunther, John

Price: $23.77

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1947

Order Number: 12395

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Small open tears, wear, chipping, and inexpert tape repair to DJ; Fold-out chart with information regarding the then-48 states ; 8vo; 979 pages View more info

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WE DISCOVER NEW ENGLAND

By: Hale, Louise Closser

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co: 1915

Order Number: 4227

Condition: Very Good


Gilt spine lettering a bit faded; B&W Illustrations; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 314 pages View more info

Image for AUTHORS OF OUR DAY IN THEIR HOMES Personal Descriptions & Interviews

AUTHORS OF OUR DAY IN THEIR HOMES Personal Descriptions & Interviews

By: Halsey, Francis Whiting

Price: $50.00

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

Order Number: 12247

Condition: Very Good+


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

Image for FORGOTTEN FOUNDING FATHERS Of the American Church and State

FORGOTTEN FOUNDING FATHERS Of the American Church and State

By: Hanzsche, William Thompson

Price: $30.96

Publisher: Boston, The Christopher Publishing House: 1954

Inscription: Signed by Author

Order Number: 13895

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Foxing to DJ; SIGNED by author to front free endpaper ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 209 pages View more info

Image for GREAT RESORTS OF NORTH AMERICA

GREAT RESORTS OF NORTH AMERICA

By: Hepburn, Andrew

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13860

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Wear & open tears to DJ; After nearly fifty years, this writer would like to see a follow-up on how many of these resorts are still operating ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 229 pages View more info

NEWS OF THE NATION With Revisions

By: Hoffmann, Sylvan [editor]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Prentice-Hall, Inc.: 1956

Order Number: 14894

Condition: Very Good


44 (of 45) history lessons in the style of newspapers, in a card stock envelope, intended to teach about notable historical moments in an easy to read form. Missing the first, the discovery of North America by Columbus, but all others, covering from 1920-1953, are present. Envelope is worn & torn with string tie missing, newspapers themselves in very nice condition, no egregious defects ; 8vo View more info

Image for A LITTLE TOUR IN AMERICA

A LITTLE TOUR IN AMERICA

By: Hole, S. Reynolds

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Edward Arnold: 1895

Edition: First US Edition

Order Number: 4366

Condition: Very Good+


Spine a bit faded ; Top edge gilt; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 297 pages View more info