Category: Americana


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Collections of the New-York Historical Society for the Year 1874: THE LEE PAPERS, Vol. IV 1782-1811.

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, New York Historical Society: 1874

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000016018

Small quarto, green pebbled cloth with gilt titles, iii [4] 500 pages. Publication date 1875. Pages unopened. Tear on half-title page, small white mark at foot of spine, else Very Good. 102504A. Papers of Charles Lee, Major-General, second in command in the American Army of the Revolution. This volume only. View more info

Collections of the New-York Historical Society for the Year 1872: THE LEE PAPERS, Vol. II. 1776-1778.

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, New York Historical Society: 1872

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000016019

Small quarto, green pebbled cloth with gilt titles, [10] 494 pages. Publication date 1873. Pages unopened. Wear at head and foot of spine, corners bumped. 102504A. Papers of Charles Lee, Major-General, second in command in the American Army of the Revolution. This volume only. View more info

Collections of the New-York Historical Society for the Year 1871: THE LEE PAPERS, Vol. I: 1754-1776.

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, New York Historical Society: 1871

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000016020

Small quarto, green pebbled cloth with gilt titles, [11] 494 pages. Published in 1872. Pages unopened. Covers spotted, dampstaining on bottom inner gutter/margin, for first few pages, does not affect text; corners bumped. 102504A . Papers of Charles Lee, Major-General, second in command in the American Army of the Revolution. This volume only. View more info

"AS WE SEE 'EM" A Volume of Cartoons and Caricatures of Kansas Cityans

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Kansas City, MO, Published by H. B. THomson From the Press of Lechtman Printing Co.:

Seller ID: 000016396

Octavo, brown cloth covers. xvi + 412 pages + 3 page index. No date, but circa 1904-1905. "The Photographs From Which These Pen and Ink Sketches Have Been Produced Were Furnished by D. P. Thomson." Disbound, but boards present, although worn and chipped at head and foot of spine. Endpapers chipped. Pages all present and in good condition. A scarce book and good candidate for restoration. 021210E View more info

All the Treaties Between the United States and Great Britain; From the Definitive Treaty of Peace, signed at Paris, 1783; To the Treaty of Peace, Signed at Ghent, 1814.

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Printed by E. G. House, Congress-Street., Published by order of The House of Representatives of Massachusetts: 1815

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000016797

Octavo, vellum spine over boards, 48 pages. Some foxing throughout. Includes: The Definitive Treaty between Great Britain and the Thirteen United States of America; Jay's Treaty; Convention, of Treaty between the United States and Great Britain, returned unratified by Mr. Jefferson, in 1803; Monroe and Pinkney's Treaty(rejected by President Jefferson); Treaty of Peace (1814). 070400A. Revolutionary War, War of 1812. View more info

THE DIARY OF A PUBLIC MAN. An Intimate View of the National ADministration December 28, 1860 to March 15, 1861 and A Page of Political Correspondence Stanton to Buchanan.

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Privately Printed at Chicago, Illinois for Abraham Lincoln Book Shop: 1945

Seller ID: 000017011

Prefatory Notes by F. Lauriston Bullard. Foreword by Carl Sandburg. Octavo, xi [1] 117 pages. Pictorial endpapers. Former owner name stamp on front end paper and front and rear blanks. 020117A View more info

THE SALEM DIRECTORY AND CITY REGISTER; Containing Names of the Inhabitants, Their Occupations, Places of Business, and Residences, With Lists of City Officers, Banks, Insurance Offices, Societies, &c. Names of the Streets and Wharves; and Other Useful Information.

By: N/A

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Salem, Henry Whipple: 1846

Seller ID: 000017368

16mo, green blind-stamped cloth covers. Map "Plan of the City of Salem" opposite title page, Hole on one leaf (pages 91-92). 184 pages plus 30 pages of ads. Nathaniel Hawthorne listing on page 54. Some wear at cover edges. Appears to lack front free endpaper. Photos available on request. View more info


By: Abbot, W.W

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Pub. for the Institute of Early American History and Culture at Williamsburg by The University of North Carolina Press: 1959

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 10507

Pages vii [3] + 198, octavo, hardcover, first edition. Includes bibliography and index. Book is in near Fine condition; dust jacket has several closed tears, some chipping at edges, Good +. 082504A View more info

THE HISTORY OF NORRIDGEWOCK. Comprising Memorials of the Aboriginal Inhabitants and Jesuit Missionaries, Hardships of the Pioneers, Biographical Notices of the Early Settlers, and Ecclesiastical Sketches.

By: Allen, William

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Norridgewock, Edward J. Peet: 1849

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000017366

Small octavo, 252 pages. Two title pages, the first with vignette "Death of Rasles" by W. J. Baker. With 8 embellishments (6 full page engravings, but on smaller sheets than the text and two cuts in the text.). Unfortunately, lacks two leaves of text (pages 25/26 & 27/28). Scattered foxing. Howes A-164. Twentieth century rebind in brown cloth with new endpapers. View more info

ADAMS AND JEFFERSON. The Story of a Friendship.

By: Allison, John Murray

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: (c. 1966)

Edition: first edition, as stated

Seller ID: 000015257

Octavo, blue cloth covers, xiii [1] 349 pages. Includes index. Fine condition. Without a dust jacket. 120506A View more info

LIFE ON THE OHIO FRONTIER. A Collection of Letters from Mary Lott to Deacon John Phillips 1826-1846.

By: Bachar, Jacqueline Lois Miller.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Gateway Press, Inc.: 1994

Edition: published for the author by Gateway Press, Inc.

Seller ID: 000017012

Octavo gray cloth covers with gilt titles. 149 pages. Includes maps and illustrations, as well as bibliography, index. Includes errata sheet laid in. 020117A View more info


By: Barry, John Stetson.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, Published for the Author: 1857

Edition: 4th edition

Seller ID: 000016660

Brown blind-stamped cloth worn at corners, rebacked with new spine. xii + 468 pages. 012104A View more info


By: Barry, John Stetson.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, Phillips, Sampson and Co.: 1857

Seller ID: 000016662

Large octavo, xii + 516 pages. bBown blind-stamped cloth, re-backed with new spine. Light dampstain on bottom edge of pages. Otherwise clean and tight. View more info


By: Beard, Charles and Mary

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Co., 1939,: 1939

Edition: second printing

Seller ID: 7001

NY, The Macmillan Co., 1939 Hardcover. Pages 977 pp., 8vo. Vol. 3 in The Rise of American Civilization. Includes index. Small stain on bottom edge of cover, former owner stamp on front endpaper, else VG. No dust jacket. #030897A View more info

PATHWAYS OF THE PURITANS. Compiled for the Massachusetts Bay Colony Tercentenary Commission

By: Bell, Mrs. N. S., compiled by

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Framingham, Massachusetts, Old America Co. Publishers: (1930)

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000017543

Introduction by Samuel Eliot Morison. Illustrated with black and white photo reproductions. Quarto, blue cloth covers with gilt titles and seal, xx + 212 pages. Top edge gilt. One cover corner bumped, Light wear at head and foot of spine and corners. Laid in is a printed presentation card from Frank G. Allen (then governor of Massachusetts). View more info

THE DIONNE YEARS. A Thirties Melodrama.

By: Berton, Pierre.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Co.: (1978)

Edition: first American ed.

Seller ID: 000015779

Octavo, 232 pages, includes black and white illustrations, notes, index. Book is near Fine; dust jacket has small closed tear, light wear at head of spine. 121006A View more info

EBBES FER ALLE-EBBER, EBBES FER DICH. Something For Everyone - Something For You

By: Buffington, Albert F., Don Yoder, Walter Klinefelter, Larry M. Neff, Mary Hammond Sullivan, and Frederick S. Weiser

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Breinigsville, PA, The Pennsylvania German Society: 1980

Seller ID: 000013219

Publications of The Pennsylvania German Society, Vol. 14. Octavo, xvi [2], 3-534 pages. Includes black and white illustrations, index. Spine foxed, rubbed. 091306A View more info


By: Burns, Robert W.

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Robert R. Burns: 1964

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000017674

Quarto, over 9 1/4" - 12" tall. Signed by 48 of 50 State Governors. Red and black leather-patterned cloth covers. Fine condition. Each state has a photo of the state capitol building, a photo of the governor, and a biographical sketch of the governor on one page, and the facing page gives information about the state (i. e. state seal, population, etc.). This copy is signed by 48 of the 50 state governors of 1964 (lacks the signatures of Jimmie Davis of Louisiana ... View more info

Case Prom 1929 Dance Card

By: Case

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1929

Seller ID: 000015916

48 mo (approx. 2 7/8" by 3 7/8"). Brown leather covers with silver art deco design. Tasseled binding. First page has an oval vignette of a flapper's head. Title page: Case Prom / Chamber of Commerce / 14th floor / Terminal Tower / March Fifteenth / Nineteen Hundred Twenty-nine / Nine p.m. until Four a.m. Music by Al Katz and His Eleven Kittens and Walt Easton's Orchestra. Also includes a Menu page, two pages for Dances (only one line is filled in. Another page l... View more info

THE ROAD WE ARE TRAVELING 1914 - 1942. Guide lines to America's future as reported to The Twentieth Century Fund.

By: Chase, Stuart.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: New York, The Twentieth Century Fund: 1942

Edition: first edition, 2nd printing

Seller ID: 000015664

Octavo, 106 pages. Tan cloth covers with red titles and pictorial design. Reprint in the same month (April) as the first printing. Unclipped dust jacket has some tanning on spine, small chip at top of rear panel. Text is complete and uncensored. 110504A. View more info