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THE SQUARE PEGS

By: Wallace, Irving

Price: $23.77

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1957

Edition: First Edition


Wear & chipping to DJ; Stories of some, shall we say, unusual Americans who dared to be different. stated first edition; 8vo; 315,xiii pages View more info

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THE UNITED STATES CONSUL'S MANUAL: A PRACTICAL GUIDE FOR CONSULAR OFFICERS AND ALSO FOR MERCHANTS, SHIPOWNERS, AND MASTERS OF AMERICAN VESSELS IN ALL THEIR CONSULAR TRANSACTIONS

By: [Hudson Taylor]

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Washington, Hudson Taylor, 1863

Edition: Second Edition


Lightly chipped at top and bottom spine. Some wear to extremities. Bookplate. Endpapers a bit browned ; 8vo; xii, 507 pages View more info

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THE WORLD ATLAS OF WINE

By: Johnson, Hugh & Robinson, Jancis

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Octopus Publishing Group, 2007

Edition: Sixth Edition


wil; A detailed illustrated look at where the best wine grapes are grown worldwide; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 400 pages View more info

Image for THE WOVEN FIGURE Conservatism and America's Fabric

THE WOVEN FIGURE Conservatism and America's Fabric

By: Will, George F.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner, 1997

Edition: First Edition


Price clipped DJ; INSCRIBED by author to title page; 8vo; 384 pages View more info

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THINK BACK ON US... A Contemporary Chronicle of the 1930's

By: Cowley, Malcolm

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Carbondale, Southern Illinois University Press, 1967


DJ a bit yellowed; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 400 pages View more info

TOWNSHIP ATLAS OF THE UNITED STATES

By: Andriot, John L.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Mclean, Andriot Associates, 1979


Inkstamp and sticker to front free endpaper. Inkstamp to title page ; A collection of maps and indexes cataloging the minor civil divisions of all fifty states; Maps; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1184 pages View more info

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TWENTY YEARS OF CONGRESS [TWO VOLUME SET] From Lincoln to Garfield with a Review of the Events Which Led Up to the Revolution of 1860

By: Blaine, James G.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Norwich, CT, The Henry Bill Publishing Company, 1884,1886


Wear to extremities. Spine ends chipped with small parts missing. Paper guards for illustrations browned and brittle, with the guard to the volume 2 frontispiece detached but present. Volume two binding not tight and hinges started; Memoir of the former Speaker of the House, Senator, and by two-time Secretary of State Blaine, who also narrowly missed the Presidency, being defeated by Chester Arthur in a very close election in 1884. Focusing on the run-up to the Civil War... View more info

Image for TWO ROADS TO DODGE CITY Two Colorful English Writers, Father and Son, Chronicle Their Wonderful Journeys Across America

TWO ROADS TO DODGE CITY Two Colorful English Writers, Father and Son, Chronicle Their Wonderful Journeys Across America

By: Nicolson, Nigel and Adam

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, 1987

Edition: First US Edition


Off-white DJ a bit darkened; 8vo; 292 pages View more info

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VILLAGE LIFE IN AMERICA 1852-1872 Including the Period of the American Civil War As Told in the Diary of a School-Girl

By: Richards, Caroline Cowles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company, 1913


Top edge gilt; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 225 pages View more info

Image for WANDERING THROUGH WINTER A Naturalist's Record of a 20,000-Mile Journey through the North American Winter

WANDERING THROUGH WINTER A Naturalist's Record of a 20,000-Mile Journey through the North American Winter

By: Teale, Edwin Way

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company, 1965


Binding not tight, showing webbing at title page ; B&W photographs by the author. last of a four part series on the seasons in America; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 370 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


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


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

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WE VISIT OLD INNS

By: Northend, Marry Harrod

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Small, Maynard & Company, 1925

Edition: First Edition


Some rubbing to extremities, especially to spine ends; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 176 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


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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WHOSE CONSTITUTION An Inquiry Into the General Welfare

By: Wallace, Henry A.

Price: $800.00

Publisher: New York, Reynal & Hitchcock, 1936


DJ darkened and lightly chipped along edges. Pages browned and with extremely light occasional dampstaining ; SIGNED by Henry A. Wallace on front free endpaper with black ink. Extremely rare! ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 336 pages View more info