Category: Americana


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"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.,

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


By: Gannett, Henry

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Genealogical Publishing Co., 1979,, 1979

8vo, hardcover, 1979 reprint. Two Volumes in One. Originally published: Washington, D. C., 1904 as a Gazetteer of Maryland, U. S. Geological Survey, Bulletin No. 231 and A Gazeteer of Delaware, U. S. Geological Survey, Bulletin No. 230. Green cloth covers with gilt titles., Fine condition. No dust jacket (if issued). ISBN: 0-8063-0703-X Americana, Genealogy View more info


By: Weiser, C. Z

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bowie, MD, Heritage Books, Inc., (1991),, 1991

Facsimile reprint of 1882 ed. Pages 173 pp.,trade paperback, facsimile reprint of 1882 ed. Fine condition. ISBN: 1-55613-384-7. Americana, Genealogy View more info


By: Snow, Edward Rowe

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Boston, The Yankee Publishing Co.,, 1946,

Edition: First edition, as stated

Boston: The Yankee Publishing Co.1946. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo, black pebbled cloth with gilt titles, 413 pages. Very light cover wear, former owner inscription on front free endpaper. Includes black and white photo repros. and index. Illustrated endpapers. "This book (is) the result of an extended hiking tour around the Cape in the spring of 1946" and delves into much history and current (in 1946) information about the towns of t... View more info

A PIONEER IN NORTHWEST AMERICA 1841-1858. Volume II. The Memoirs of Gustaf Unonius.

By: Unonius, Gustaf; Olsson, Nils Williams, editor.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, The University of Minnesota Press, (1960)

Translated from the Swedish by Jonas Oscar Backlund. Published for the Swedish Pioneer Historical Society. Maroon cloth covers, vii [1] 357 pages. Includes Editor's Notes, and index for both volumes. Dust jacket has some wear at edges, a couple of small closed tears. 092108B View more info


By: Wister, Owen.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Co.,, 1920

Edition: first edition

Octavo, red cloth covers, white paper labels with titles on front cover and spine, vii [1] 287 pages. Former owner embossing stamp on endpapers. 100104A 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

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

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


By: Beard, Charles and Mary

Price: $8.00

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

Edition: second printing

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


By: Hoar, George F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1903

Edition: first edition

Two volumes, 434 and 493 pages. With portraits. Large octavos, black cloth covers with gilt spine titles, top edge gilt. Light wear at cover corners; small tear at head of spine on Vol. 1. Hoar was a United States senator from Massachusetts, and an opponent of the imperialism of the William McKinley administration, denouncing the Philippine-American War. 120506A View more info

BEAR FLAG LIEUTENANT. The Life Story of Henry L. Ford 91822-1860) with some Related and Contemporary Art of Alexander Edouart.

By: Rogers, Fred B.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: California Historical Society Quarterly,

Inscription: Signed

In five separate stapled pamphlets from the California Historical Society Quarterly, Volumes XXIX -XXX, unbound. Black and white illustrations. Inscribed by the author on the title page of first section of article. Some creasing on a few pages. 061507B View more info


By: McNeely, S. Blake

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Printed by Gill Printing & Stationery Co. Engravings by Gulf States Engraving Co., (c. 1946),, 1946

Hardcover. Pages unpaginated,squarish quarto, ( approx. 12 1/8 X 10 1/4"), hardcover. Includes black and white photos Olive green cloth with light cover wear, foot of spine worn, bottom edge sunned, near Very Good. Former owner inscription: "Bits of charm of Mobile for a Charming Native Mobilian / F. W. Dunlaps / Mrs Benz (?) 5/21/46." No dust jacket. 061507A View more info

Case Prom 1929 Dance Card

By: Case

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1929

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


By: Wecter, Dixon, et al.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 1949,, 1949

8vo, hardcover. Also contributions by F. O. Matthiessen, Dettler W. Bronk, Brand Blanshard and George F. Thomas. Preface by Robert E. Spiller. Book is in Very Good condition; dust jacket has light wear at edges, some chipping, price-clipped, Fair. 022499A 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

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