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Los Angeles California Illustrated; Showing homes, public buildings, business blocks, parks and general views

By: C.M. Davis, T. Newman

Price: $725.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Kingsley-Barnes & Neuner Co.; Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce: 1899

Seller ID: 2910

Condition: Very Good


Los Angeles: Kingsley-Barnes & Neuner Co.; Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce. Very Good. 1899. Wraps. Scarce. String bound wraps with pictorial front cover. Wear and losses to front and rear cover, however interior is surprisingly bright and clean. A nice copy. ; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Unpaginated pages . View more info

New Trails In Mexico An Account of One Year's Exploration in North-Western Sonora, Mexico, and South-Western Arizona 1909 - 1910

By: Carl Lumholtz, M.A.

Price: $145.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1912

Seller ID: 2182

Condition: Very Good


New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good. 1912. Hardcover. Numerous illustrations including two color plates and two maps. Maps housed in rear pocket and kept in good condition. Tape residue to paste-downs. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 411 pages . View more info

Third annual report of the Board of Commissioners of the Central Park, January 1860

By: Central Park (New York, N.Y.) Board of Commissioners [Alfred Wagstaff] Andrew H. Green,

Price: $1,700.00

Publisher: New York, William C. Bryant & Co.: 1860

Seller ID: 3096

Condition: Very Good


New York: William C. Bryant & Co.. Very Good. 1860. Fourteen plates including frontis and large (34 x 8.5 inch) folding hand-colored map of park. Prospect Park plate trimmed to print line and mounted to blank verso of page 65. Quarter leather; marbled paper boards, gilt ruling and titling; boards detached, occasional foxing. Personal copy of Arthur Wagstaff with his signature in pencil and ink to front fly. Wagstaff replaced J.P. Haines as the head of the America... View more info

Antiquities of the Southern Indians Particularly of the Georgia Tribes

By: Charles C. Jones, Jr.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1873

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2656

Condition: Good


New York: D. Appleton & Company. Good. 1873. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. Brown finely pebbled cloth boards with gilt title to spine and gilt decoration with blind embossed border to front cover. Slight discoloration to spine. Some wear to edges. Inscribed by the author: "... H.W. Bruce/With the regards of the Author" dated June 11, 1873. Features 3 woodcuts and 30 full-page plates. Occasional foxing. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xvi; 53... View more info

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Mesa, Canon and Pueblo

By: Charles F. Lummis

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Century Co.: 1925

Seller ID: 1657

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


New York: Century Co.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1925. Cloth. Brick red cloth with black and gilt decoration. Deckled fore edge. Colored frontispiece. Quarter-sized watermark to dust jacket.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [xvi], 517 pages . Dust jacket present. View more info

Image for Real decreto en que S. M. ha resuelto ampliar la Concesion del Comercio  libre, contenida en Decreto de....1765, Instruccion de la misma fecha, y  demas Resoluciones posteriores, que solo comprehendieron las Islas de  Barlovento, y Provincias de Campeche.

Real decreto en que S. M. ha resuelto ampliar la Concesion del Comercio libre, contenida en Decreto de....1765, Instruccion de la misma fecha, y demas Resoluciones posteriores, que solo comprehendieron las Islas de Barlovento, y Provincias de Campeche.

By: Charles III, King of Spain

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Madrid, Juan de San Martin: 1778

Seller ID: 1499

Condition: Very Good


Madrid: Juan de San Martin. Very Good. 1778. Half vellum. A decree establishing limited free trade among the Spanish colonies. Palau 251081; not in Sabin. Four leaves or eight pages if you like. Nicely bound in half vellum by Brugalla, 1949. A little abrasion to top edge. ; Octavo . View more info

Image for Real Decreto de diez y seis de marzo de 1778, por el que habilita S.M. el  Puerto de los Alfaques de Tortosa, y el de Almeria, para el Comercio libre  à Indias, bajo los mismos terminos y circunstancias que los demás  comprehendidos en el de dos de febrero del mismo año.

Real Decreto de diez y seis de marzo de 1778, por el que habilita S.M. el Puerto de los Alfaques de Tortosa, y el de Almeria, para el Comercio libre à Indias, bajo los mismos terminos y circunstancias que los demás comprehendidos en el de dos de febrero del mismo año.

By: Charles III, King of Spain.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Madrid, Imprenta de Pedro Marin: 1778

Seller ID: 1501

Condition: Very Good


Madrid: Imprenta de Pedro Marin. Very Good. 1778. Half vellum. Title and two leaves nicely bound in half vellum by Brugalla, 1949. Royal decree by Charles III, King of Spain enabling the ports of Puerto de los Alfaques de Tortosa and Almeria for free commerce.; Quarto 30 x 21 cm . View more info

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Thirteen Years in Mexico (From Letters of Charles W. Drees)

By: Charles W. Drees. Edited by Ada M. C. Drees

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, The Abingdon Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1676

Condition: Very Good


New York: The Abingdon Press. Very Good. 1915. First Edition. Cloth. Green cloth, discoloration to lower left cover. Laurel and Oak leaved Mexican eagle to cover, gilt text. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 276 pages . First Edition. View more info

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The Love Letters

By: Chris Massie

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2261

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


New York: Random House. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1944. First Edition. Hardcover. 1st edition. A nice clean copy in dust jacket without previous owner's names or any other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 289 pages . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Letter of Columbus to Luis de Santangel, 1493. Inscribed by Lenox.

By: Christopher Columbus, James Lenox ed.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, James Lenox: [1865]

Seller ID: 1681

Condition: Very Good


New York: James Lenox. Very Good. [1865]. Two presentations to scholar William Stirling Maxwell by Lenox; one dated March 1875 & the other (apparently not remembering the former) June 1875. Original buff wraps bound in handsome quarter morocco with bold gilt title to spine. Maxwell's large armorial bookplate to pastedown. Foxing to pastedown & fly sheets.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 12 pages . View more info

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History of Kentucky. Revised & enlarged edition in fine tooled morocco cases.

By: Collins, Lewis & Richard Collins

Price: $1,100.00

Publisher: Covington, Collins & Company: 1874

Edition: Revised & Enlarged

Seller ID: 1618

Condition: Fine


Covington: Collins & Company. Fine. 1874. Revised & Enlarged. A fine set in the original full calf; marbled edges; red morocco title & black author labels. Each volume in a full red ruled morocco fitted case; faux raised bands, tendriled panels decorated with canoes & weaponry. Wear to inside of cases at friction fit. Updated (i.e. 1874) folding colored Kentucky map frontis; many lithographed plates, some sepia toned. Morocco bookplates of Frank C. Deering (cf.... View more info

Colombia: its Present State, in respect of Climate, Soil, Productions, Population, Government, Commerce, Revenue, Manufactures, Arts, Literature, Manners, Education, and Inducements to Emigration, with Itineraries, partly from Spanish Surveys....

By: Colonel Francis Hall

Price: $1,750.00

Publisher: London, Baldwin, Cradock & Jay: 1824

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1469

Condition: Very Good


London: Baldwin, Cradock & Jay. Very Good. 1824. First. Half calf. Nice original half calf over marbled boards. Leather at hinges starting but boards firmly attached and inner hinges tight. Folding engraved map of the Road from Varinas to Valencia. As noted as a P.S. "The Plan of Santa Maria and Rio Hacha [which doesn't reappear in later editions] ... has been unavoidably ommited, the original not having arrived from Colombia in time." The 1827 edition ... View more info

Trails I Rode Memories of Old Cowboy Days and Charlie Russell

By: Con Price

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Pasadena, California, Trails End Publishing Co., Inc.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2577

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Pasadena, California: Trails End Publishing Co., Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. Minor chips to otherwise very good in jacket. Nice clean copy without any previous owner names or bookplates. Endpapers are cattle brands drawn by Clarence Ellsworth.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 262 pages . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

La Campana de Carabobo (24 de Junio de 1821) Relacion Historica Militar

By: Coronel Arturo Santana

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Caracas, Litografia del Comercio: 1921

Seller ID: 2314

Condition: Very Good


Caracas: Litografia del Comercio. Very Good. 1921. Hardcover. A nice clean copy without previous owner's names or other markings. ; Quarto; 392 pages . View more info

The Social List of The Bahamas; 1970

By: Countess de Rochefort

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Nassau, Countess de Rochefort: 1970

Seller ID: 2661

Condition: Very Good


Nassau: Countess de Rochefort. Very Good. 1970. Hardcover. Burnt sienna felt cover with gilt year to spine and gilt title to cover. A nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or any other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 176 pages . View more info

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Description of a System of Military Bridges, with India-Rubber Pontons.

By: Cullum, George W.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1849

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 974

Condition: Very Good


New York: D. Appleton & Company. Very Good. 1849. First Edition. Wraps. 8vo. 144pp, 5 fldg engr. plts numbered XVIII-XXII as called for in text. Recently bound in archival wraps. Papers on Practical Engineering. No. 4. Occasional offsetting of plates, see images.; 8vo ; The development of rubber as a versatile and durable material was a truly transatlantic affair due to the British inventor, Thomas Hancock. The book describes applications of vulcanized rubber, the... View more info

Image for La Revolucion de Julio en Madrid: reseña de los hechos que constituyen  este glorioso alzamiento, precedida del exámen razonado de las causas que  lo han producido, y seguida de la exposicion de los principales sucesos  que se han desenvuelto simultaneamente

La Revolucion de Julio en Madrid: reseña de los hechos que constituyen este glorioso alzamiento, precedida del exámen razonado de las causas que lo han producido, y seguida de la exposicion de los principales sucesos que se han desenvuelto simultaneamente

By: D. Antonio Ribot y Fontsere

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Madrid, Imprenta de Gaspar y Roig, Editores: 1854

Seller ID: 3189

Condition: Very Good


Madrid: Imprenta de Gaspar y Roig, Editores. Very Good. 1854. Quarter blue morroco over blue cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine, raised bands, black and white illustrations throughout text, previous owner's name in blue ink on free front endpaper, very nice morroco binding.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 456, IV pages . View more info

South Carolina. On Claim for Slave [Natus] Lost in Public Service.

By: David Owen, Henry Oneill, William Gibson, John G. Williams, E.G. Simpson, John Garlington et al.

Price: $1,800.00

Publisher: Laurens, South Carolina, 1864

Seller ID: 1688

Condition: Very Good


Laurens, South Carolina. Very Good. 1864. Hardcover. David Owen claims $3000 (about 44,000 in 2015 dollars) for the loss of his slave Natus who had been impressed by the state for work on James Island fortifications. Owen was awarded $1900 ($ 27,800 in today's currency). . View more info

Rebecca the Witch and Other Tales In Metre

By: David Skaats Foster

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York & London, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1888

Seller ID: 3023

Condition: Very Good


New York & London: G.P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good. 1888. Olive cloth with gilt to front cover. Gilt particulars to spine. Top edge gilt. Decorative endpapers. Minor foxing to preliminary pages. A nice clean copy without previous owners' name or any other markings. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; iv,195 pages . View more info

Image for Cristóbal Colón y Pablo del Pozzo Toscanelli Estudio Crítico del proyecto,  formulado por Toscanelli y seguido por Colón para arribar al extremo  oriente de Asia navegando la vía del oeste, por Angel de Altolaguirre y  Duvale

Cristóbal Colón y Pablo del Pozzo Toscanelli Estudio Crítico del proyecto, formulado por Toscanelli y seguido por Colón para arribar al extremo oriente de Asia navegando la vía del oeste, por Angel de Altolaguirre y Duvale

By: De Altolaguirre, Angel y Duvale

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Madrid, Imprenta de Administracion Militar: 1903

Seller ID: 3063

Condition: Very Good


Madrid: Imprenta de Administracion Militar. Very Good. 1903. Original wraps bound in quarter calf, gilt particulars to spine, five raised bands, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, chip to front hinge near title.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; x, 427, indice general pages . View more info