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The White House Years. Mandate for Change. Signed, Limited Edition.

By: Dwight D. Eisenhower

Price: $1,100.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1963

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2160

Condition: Very Good


New York: Doubleday. Very Good. 1963. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 298 of 1500 copies with original mylar jacket and slipcase. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Signed by Author . First Edition. View more info

Image for Robinson's Atlas of the City of New York. Embracing all territory within  its corporate limits from official records, private plans & actual surveys.

Robinson's Atlas of the City of New York. Embracing all territory within its corporate limits from official records, private plans & actual surveys.

By: E. Robinson and R.H. Pidgeon

Price: $5,730.00

Publisher: New York, E. Robinson: 1886

Seller ID: 1707

Condition: Very Good


New York: E. Robinson. Very Good. 1886. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 42 double page hand-colored, linen backed plates, two of which are index plates. Remnants of red morocco plate tabs. A handsome copy with new gilt-titled red morocco spine. ; Folio 15.75'' x 20'' . View more info

Image for Die Vereinigten Staaten, Das Romantische Amerika, Baukunst, Landschaft und  Volksleben

Die Vereinigten Staaten, Das Romantische Amerika, Baukunst, Landschaft und Volksleben

By: E.O. Hoppe

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Berlin, Verlag Ernst Wasmuth A.G.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2221

Condition: Very Good


Berlin: Verlag Ernst Wasmuth A.G.. Very Good. 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; First edition. Gilt lettering to cover and spine. Discreet Ex-libris of Theodor Lauffer to front pastedown. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages . First Edition. View more info

The American Criminal, An Anthropological Study with the collaboration of the Statistical Laboratory of the Division of Anthropology Volume 1: The Native White Criminal of Native PArentage

By: Earnest Albert Hooton

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2285

Condition: Very Good


Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Very Good. 1939. First Edition. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; First edition, Inscribed by author to colleague Clarence Wesley Dupertuis: "To Wes Dupertuis, my partner in various crimes but not this one, Earnest Hooton July 28, 1952". Irregular fading to spine and boards. ; Large quarto 250 x 325 cm . First Edition. View more info

Image for Works of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin; consisting of his life written by  himself; together with essays, humorous, moral, and literary, chiefly in  the manner of The Spectator. In two volumes.

Works of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin; consisting of his life written by himself; together with essays, humorous, moral, and literary, chiefly in the manner of The Spectator. In two volumes.

By: Edited by Richard Price

Price: $220.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme: 1806

Seller ID: 3758

Condition: Very Good


London: Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme. Very Good. 1806. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Full brown tree calf. Black morocco label with gilt abbreviated title to spines; gilt decorations and volume numbers to spines. Hinges worn; front hinge of volume II beginning near head and tail of spine. Gilt embellished rolled edges. Previous owner's name excised from blank front fly papers of both volumes. A nice clean set. ; 16mo ; v... View more info

Image for Venezuela: Sketches of Life in a South-American Republic; with the History  of the Loan of 1864.

Venezuela: Sketches of Life in a South-American Republic; with the History of the Loan of 1864.

By: Edward B. Eastwick

Price: $554.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall, Ltd.: 1868

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1423

Condition: Very Good


London: Chapman & Hall, Ltd.. Very Good. 1868. First. Cloth. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Nice clean copy in circa 1920 red cloth. Large folding map ; 8vo 225 x 150 mm; [x], 418 pages . First Edition. View more info

Image for The Man in the White House. A bit for thought for every day in the year  ahead.

The Man in the White House. A bit for thought for every day in the year ahead.

By: Edward Bok and Mary Bok

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Merion, Pennsylvania, Swastika: 1929

Seller ID: 4079

Condition: Very Good


Merion, Pennsylvania: Swastika. Very Good. 1929. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Brown morocco boards featuring elaborate gilt medallion motif of birds and flowers to covers. Gilt title to spine, which has been repaired. Some wear along front hinge, please see image. A very nice, clean and bright copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 7.25 x 9.25 inches; Unpaginated pages . View more info

Confessonario en Lengua Mixe Con vna Construccion de las Oraciones de la Doctrina Christiana, y vn Compendio de Voces Mixes, para ensenarse a prononciar la dicha Lengua.

By: El P. Fr. Augustin de Quintana

Price: $330.00

Publisher: En la Puebla por la Viuda de Miguel de Ortega: 1890

Seller ID: 2258

Condition: Very Good


En la Puebla por la Viuda de Miguel de Ortega. Very Good. 1890. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; A nice, clean copy without previous owner's name or other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 150 pages . View more info

A Plain and Faithful Narrative of the Original Design Rise Progress and Present State of the Indian Charity-School at Lebanon in Connecticut.

By: Eleazor Wheelock

Price: $1,620.00

Publisher: Boston, R. and S. Draper: 1763

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3336

Condition: Very Good


Boston: R. and S. Draper. Very Good. 1763. First Edition. Half Black Morocco. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Half black morocco over marbled boards. Damp stains to preliminary & final pages. This copy deaccessioned from the famous John Carter Brown Collection with bookplate at front pastedown & oval name stamp to page 9. Moisture marks throughout. Sabin 103205; Howes W334; Evans 9537.; 12mo; Additional images and further ... View more info

Image for History of the Expedition Under the Command of Lewis and Clark. Original  manuscript journals and field notebooks of the explorers. together with a  new biographical and bibliographical introduction, new maps, and other  illustrations, and a complete index  by Elliott Coues (4 vol. set)

History of the Expedition Under the Command of Lewis and Clark. Original manuscript journals and field notebooks of the explorers. together with a new biographical and bibliographical introduction, new maps, and other illustrations, and a complete index by Elliott Coues (4 vol. set)

By: Elliott Coues, Merriweather Lewis & William Clark

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: New York, Francis P. Harper: 1893

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 3172

Condition: Very Good


New York: Francis P. Harper. Very Good. 1893. Limited Edition. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Limited edition of only 1000 copies. Green cloth boards with gilt particulars to spine. Gutters of I & II cracked. Repairs to gutters of III. Spine of III punctured with damage to rear cloth. Inscriptions to Glenn Davis from Countess Elizabeth Munford Beauregard de Chilly to front fly papers of II-IV. Signature of Micajah H. Clark,... View more info

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13th Armored Division, Black Cat Division 50th Anniversary

By: Elmer Bowington

Price: $220.00

Publisher: Paducah, Turner Publishing Company: 1992

Seller ID: 2399

Condition: Very Good


Paducah: Turner Publishing Company. Very Good. 1992. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Black cloth; gilt title to front cover and spine. Front endpaper consists of illustrated map of 13th Armored Division's movements in France and Germany. Back endpaper consists of photographs of troops of 13th Armored Division. A history of the 13th Armored Division, (the division that set up a command post in the house Hitler was ... View more info

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Star of the West. The Romance of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

By: Ethel Hueston

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2198

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; First edition in price-clipped dust jacket. An exceptional copy. No owner's names or other markings.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 372 pages . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Captain Thomas A. Scott, Master Diver: One Who Was Not Afraid and Who Spoke the Truth.

By: F. Hopkinson Smith

Price: $105.00

Publisher: Boston, American Unitarian Association: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2572

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Boston: American Unitarian Association. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1908. First Edition. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Bound in green cloth with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Offset toning to paste-down and free endpapers caused by dust jacket flaps. Minor tears and chipping to otherwise very good dust jacket. Volume V of "True American Types" series.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 76 pages . Du... View more info

Image for Dissertazione di Felice Isnardi ond'e` chiarito il luogo preciso della  Liguria marittima occidentale ove nacque Cristoforo Colombo. Cover title:  Sulla patria propriamente detta de Cristoforo Colombo, dissertazione di  Felice Isnardi.Half-title: Dissertazione sulla patria di Cristoforo  Colombo.

Dissertazione di Felice Isnardi ond'e` chiarito il luogo preciso della Liguria marittima occidentale ove nacque Cristoforo Colombo. Cover title: Sulla patria propriamente detta de Cristoforo Colombo, dissertazione di Felice Isnardi.Half-title: Dissertazione sulla patria di Cristoforo Colombo.

By: Felice Isnardi

Price: $320.00

Publisher: Pinerolo, Poaolo Ghighetti: 1838

Seller ID: 1519

Condition: Very Good


Pinerolo: Poaolo Ghighetti. Very Good. 1838. Wraps. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Pretty copy with uncut pages. Some loss to wraps at spine. ; 10 mo; [iii], 148, [iii] pages . View more info

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Breath of the Sun

By: Fernando Librado (as told to John P. Harrington, edited by Travis Hudson)

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Malki Museum Press with the Ventura County Historical Society: 1979

Seller ID: 3322

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Malki Museum Press with the Ventura County Historical Society. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1979. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Red cloth with gilt particulars to spine. Some wear to edges of pictorial dust jacket with small loss near tail of spine and creasing to inner flaps. A very nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xv, 178 pages . Dust jacket pre... View more info

Archivo del General Miranda. 24 volume set.

By: Francisco de Miranda

Price: $3,250.00

Publisher: Havana, Editorial Lex la Habana: 1929- 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1649

Condition: Very Good


Havana: Editorial Lex la Habana. Very Good. 1929- 1950. First Edition. Cloth. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Handsomely bound set in black cloth and gilt particulars. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall . First Edition. View more info

Mi Vuelo A Traves del Atlantico y de las Dos Americas

By: Francisco de Pinedo

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Buenos Aires, El Bibliófilo Viau y Zona: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2573

Condition: Very Good


Buenos Aires: El BibliĆ³filo Viau y Zona. Very Good. 1928. First Edition. Softcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Softcover. Frontispiece features black and white portrait of the author. Book illustrated with forty (40) black and white drawings by the author throughout, one hundred ninety (190) rotogravures in one hundred thrity (130) plates and five (5) color fold out maps. Eight (8) signed inscriptions (in Spanish) on f... View more info

Historia Contemporanea de Venezuela. Volume 14.

By: Francisco Gonzalez Guinan

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Caracas, Tip. Empresa el Cojo: 1925

Seller ID: 1652

Condition: Good


Caracas: Tip. Empresa el Cojo. Good. 1925. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Green cloth with particulars to front cover and spine. Worming to front cover through first several pages. Speckled edges. Rear gutter cracked. Otherwise, a serviceable copy.; Large 8vo; 710 pages . View more info

Historia Contemporanea de Venezuela. Volume 15.

By: Francisco Gonzalez Guinan

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Caracas, Tip. Empresa el Cojo: 1925

Seller ID: 1653

Condition: Good


Caracas: Tip. Empresa el Cojo. Good. 1925. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Good Condition, shaken. Slightly frayed binding. ; Large 8vo; 1135 pages . View more info

Historia Contemporanea de Venezuela. Volume 6.

By: Francisco Gonzalez Guinan

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Caracas, Tip. Empresa el Cojo: 1910

Seller ID: 4129

Condition: Good


Caracas: Tip. Empresa el Cojo. Good. 1910. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Cream cloth with particulars to front cover and spine. Wear and markings to covers. Speckled edges. Some foxing, particularly to first and last several pages. An internally clean and serviceable copy.; Large 8vo; 541, [i] pages . View more info