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"Strange To Say" Recollections of Persons and Events in New Orleans and Chicago

By: Harrison, Mrs. Carter H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Chicago, A. Kroch & Son, 1949

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


Blue cloth, corners bumped, in edge worn, sl chipped DJ. Sl scuffed rear cover. Now protected in a mylar jacket. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 188 pages View more info

1776: The British Story of the American Revolution

By: The Times, The Sunday Times and Barclays Bank

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, National Maritime Museum, 1976


Lg softbound, , sl edge wear, 2" closed tear top cover Exhibition catalog. Many b&w photos, 16 pgs color plates. ; SC, sm 4to; 231 pages View more info

A Glimpse of Sion's Glory: Puritan Radicalism in New England, 1620-1660

By: Gura, Philip F.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Middleton, CT, Wesleyan Univ Press, 1986


Lg softbound, , corners have small crease. ; SC, octavo; 398 pages View more info

A Hidden Phase of American History "Ireland's Part in America's Struggle for Liberty"

By: O'Brien, Michael J.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Co., 1920

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


Green cloth, with slight wear at edges, corners bent, front hinge cracked and repaired with archival linen tape. Paper is slightly age toned. All in all, a clean, solid copy of this work on the Irish in Colonial America, and the Irish who fought for American Independence. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 533 pages View more info

A History of Travel in America, Being an Outline of the Development in Modes of Travel from Archaic Vehicles of Colonial Times to the Completion of the ... the Growth of a National Travel System,

By: Dunbar, Seymour

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Tudor publishing company, 1937

Edition: Reprint


Blue cloth, edge rubbed, slight dampmarking at top of front board and a bit of page rippling, not affecting text. Some edge soiling on rear endpaper, with foxing, especially near color plates and throughout text. 12 color plates. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 1531 pages View more info

A Kiss on My Finger

By: Jones, Berenice Nelson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, Calvin Horn, Pub., 1974

Edition: 1st ed


, sl shelf wear, corners bent, in worn, torn, tattered DJ Gift inscription inside front. DJ is tape repaired. Memoir of traveling through American West. ; 250 pages View more info

A Pictorial History of the Great Lakes

By: Hatcher, Harlan & Erich A. Walter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Bonanza, 1963


Oversize, in chipped dj.; 344 pages View more info

A Place of Light: The History of Wayne State University

By: Hanawait, Leslie

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Wayne State Univ. Press, 1968

Edition: 1st ed


in sl chipped dj.; 512 pages View more info

A Syllabus of United States History

By: Hesseltine, William B.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Madison, Univ of WI Press, 1946


Lg softbound, , sl edge wear, sl browning of pg edges. Paper sl yellowed. ; SC, octavo; unpaginated pages View more info

A Time for Greatness

By: Agar, Herbert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, 1942


. , corners bumped, sl soiled, in torn, worn DJ. How Americans should respond to US entry into WWII.; 301 pages View more info

Abby Aldrich Rockefeller

By: Chase, Mary Ellen

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Macmillan, 1950

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


Red cloth, paper pastedown on spine, front cover. Former owner's name on front and rear endpaper. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. Title pg has some foxing, and pastedowns are age toned. A solid copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 159 pages View more info

Across the Continent

By: Bowles, Samuel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, University Microfilms, 1966


Blue cloth, , x-lib w/internal & external marks. #94 March of America series. Fold out map at title page. Reprint of 1865 work. ; HB, octavo; 452 pages View more info

Adams and Jefferson: "Posterity Must Judge"

By: Koch, Adrienne

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally, 1963

Edition: 1st ed


Lg softbound, pamphlet, , sl edge wear, minor creasing Volume in Berkeley Series in American History. Browned at edges. ; 60 pages View more info

Agnes Smedley: The Life and Times of an American Radical

By: Mackinnon, Janice R. & Stephen R. Mackinnon

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Berkeley, Univ. of California Press, 1988

Edition: 1st SC ed


Lg softbound, , very sl edge wear, sl crease at spine Sl wear at corners. ; 425 pages View more info

Alexander Hamilton and the Founding of the Nation

By: Morris, Richard B.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: NY, Dial, 1957

Edition: 1st ed


pg edges sl soiled, endpapers sl browned in sl rubbed dj.; 617 pages View more info