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Image for Uncle Tom's Cabin or Life Among the Lowly. Large Paper Anniversary Edition  Number 88 of but 250 copies.

Uncle Tom's Cabin or Life Among the Lowly. Large Paper Anniversary Edition Number 88 of but 250 copies.

By: Harriet Beecher Stowe

Price: $1,850.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Riverside Press: 1892

Seller ID: 1384

Condition: Fine


Cambridge: Riverside Press. Fine. 1892. Hardcover. Early rebinding in brown cloth with black morocco labels in what appears to be a nineteenth century replacement for the publisher's fugitive ooze calf. Moire end papers, TEG. Unaccountably uncommon. Not in BAL. Two volumes. ; 8vo ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Report on a City Plan for the Municipalities of Oakland & Berkeley

By: Hegemann, Werner

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Werner Hegemann: 1915

Seller ID: 882

Condition: Very Good


Berkeley: Werner Hegemann. Very Good. 1915. Periodical. Staple-bound; lacks wraps; title page detached. ; 4to; 156 + index pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

The Cleveland Blue Books. Seven Issues (1956, 1958, 1964-1965, 1966-1967, 1974-1975, 1976-1977 & 1978-1979)

By: Helen de Kay Townsend

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Cleveland Blue Book: 1958-1979

Seller ID: 2813

Condition: Very Good


Cleveland: The Cleveland Blue Book. Very Good. 1958-1979. Hardcover. Blue calf with title and edition in gilt to front cover and spine. All edges blue. Some wear to exteriors, interiors are bright and clean without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

The Cleveland Blue Book. Six Issues. (1985-1986, 1987-1988, 1989-1990, 1991-1992, 1993-1994 &1995-1996)

By: Helen de Kay Townsend

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Cleveland Blue Book: 1985-1998

Seller ID: 2814

Condition: Very Good


Cleveland: The Cleveland Blue Book. Very Good. 1985-1998. Hardcover. Blue cloth with title and edition in gilt to front cover and spine. All edges blue. Light wear to exteriors. 1885-1986 bears some notations in pencil, otherwise, interiors are bright and clean without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

The Cleveland Blue Book. Seven Issues. (1985-1986, 1987-1988, 1989-1990, 1991-1992, 1993-1994,1995-1996 & 1997-1998)

By: Helen de Kay Townsend

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Cleveland Blue Book: 1985-1996

Seller ID: 2815

Condition: Very Good


Cleveland: The Cleveland Blue Book. Very Good. 1985-1996. Hardcover. Blue cloth with title and edition in gilt to front cover and spine. All edges blue. Light wear to exteriors. Interiors are bright and clean without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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The Maine Woods

By: Henry David Thoreau

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Boston, Ticknor & Fields: 1864

Seller ID: 2981

Condition: Very Good


Boston: Ticknor & Fields. Very Good. 1864. Hardcover. Modern quarter calf over marbled boards with new end papers. Gilt particulars on red morocco label to spine. Blind stamp of Peabody Library to top right corner of title page through page 3 with no other markings. Some staining to initial pages. Consists of three papers, two of which ("Ktaadn" and "Chesuncook") were previously published in magazines. This is the first publication to include the thi... View more info

Image for History of the Western Insurrection in Western Pennsylvania, Commonly  Called the Whiskey Insurrection. Extra-illustrated & with  letter signed  by Gallatin.

History of the Western Insurrection in Western Pennsylvania, Commonly Called the Whiskey Insurrection. Extra-illustrated & with letter signed by Gallatin.

By: Henry M. Brackenridge

Price: $700.00

Publisher: Pittsburg, W. S. Haven: 1859

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 4257

Condition: Very Good


Pittsburg: W. S. Haven. Very Good. 1859. First Edition. Howes B-685. Sabin 7166. Extra illustrated edition including Albert Gallatin 1811 letter signed (archivally repaired at fold with small loss not affecting text): March 19th 1811 to Thomas Thornton, Marshall of Maine: "The treasurer of the United States has been directed to remit to you drs. 4400.38 ... for taking the third census or enumeration of the inhabitants of your district.... Congress having made wh... View more info

The Hermits in Vienna

By: Hermit Club Cleveland

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Hermit Club Cleveland: 1914

Seller ID: 284

Condition: Very Good


Cleveland, Ohio: Hermit Club Cleveland. Very Good. 1914. Wraps. Front cover separating at hinge.; 8vo; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Song of the co-fathers. Celebrating Battle of Sedan and host's birthday.

By: Hugo Eckener

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: Akron, Ohio, 1947

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2437

Condition: Very Good


Akron, Ohio. Very Good. 1947. Hardcover. 7 x 9 inch leaf cut down from unknown hotel stationary, titled "song of the co-fathers." it reads, "we are the two co-fathers/ still merry, quick and gay/ a doublefeast quite funny/ we celebrate today/ the name of this wonderful twin feast/ to well known to everyone/ in akron as well as in deutschland/ the name is just day of sedan/ we solumnize the fun here/ by dinner and much wine/ in good old german fashion/ an... View more info

Five Years Within the Golden Gate.

By: Isabelle Saxon

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1868

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3877

Condition: Very Good


London: Chapman and Hall. Very Good. 1868. First Edition. Attractive binding of polished brown calf with decorative gilt and blind tooling to covers. Gilt partial title to red morocco label to spine; five raised bands and gilt decorations to spine. All edges gilt. Blind tooled inner dentelles. Marbled endpapers. "685" inked to top verso corner of front fly. Light minor foxing to front fly papers. Nevertheless, a nice, clean copy without previous owners' nam... View more info

Image for Early Days at the Mission San Juan Bautista. A narrative of incidents  connected with the days when California was young.

Early Days at the Mission San Juan Bautista. A narrative of incidents connected with the days when California was young.

By: Issac L. Mylar (compiled by James Piratsky)

Price: $205.00

Publisher: Watsonville, California, Evening Pajaronian: 1929

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3319

Condition: Very Good


Watsonville, California: Evening Pajaronian. Very Good. 1929. Limited Edition. Numbered 95 of only 300 copies autographed by author and compiler to slip tipped to verso of front fly. Burgundy cloth with gilt title and author to front cover and gilt title to spine. A very nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 195 pages; Signed by Author; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for $1,000.00 REWARD!  The Appeal to Reason will pay $1,000.00 in gold to the  person or persons who will kidnap ex-Governor Taylor and return him to the  state officials of Kentucky, where he is wanted on a charge of murdering  [William] Goebel

$1,000.00 REWARD! The Appeal to Reason will pay $1,000.00 in gold to the person or persons who will kidnap ex-Governor Taylor and return him to the state officials of Kentucky, where he is wanted on a charge of murdering [William] Goebel

By: J. A. Mitchell [William Sylvester Taylor, William Goebel]

Price: $760.00

Publisher: Girard, Kansas, Appeal to Reason: 1907

Seller ID: 1607

Condition: Very Good


Girard, Kansas: Appeal to Reason. Very Good. 1907. Broadside. Taylor was republican governor of Kentucky who was alleged to have murdered his liberal rival but was given sanctuary in republican Indiana. The catalyst for the broadside, however, was the abduction of agitators Pettibone et al. from Colorado and the Supreme Court's decision that it wasn't objectionable despite its having been accomplished through (in their words) "fraud and connivance." Wear a... View more info

Image for El Dorado: a Narrative of the Circumstances which gave rise to Reports, in  the 16th Century, of the Existence of a Rich and Splendid City in South  America; including a Defence of Sir Walter Raleigh. In Regard to the  Relations made by Him Respecting it, and a Nation of Female Warriors, in  the Vicinity of the Amazon, in the narrative of his expedition to the  Oronoke in 1595  With a Map.

El Dorado: a Narrative of the Circumstances which gave rise to Reports, in the 16th Century, of the Existence of a Rich and Splendid City in South America; including a Defence of Sir Walter Raleigh. In Regard to the Relations made by Him Respecting it, and a Nation of Female Warriors, in the Vicinity of the Amazon, in the narrative of his expedition to the Oronoke in 1595 With a Map.

By: J. A. van Heuvel

Price: $1,210.00

Publisher: New York, J. Winchester: 1844

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1543

Condition: Very Good


New York: J. Winchester. Very Good. 1844. First. Crisp folding map of Guyana. Quarter black morocco. Moderate foxing; front hinge repaired. ; 8vo 8.5 x 5.75 in; viii,[166],[i]errata,[ii] adv pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

El Juglar de los Zocos. Cuentos

By: J. Bentata

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Madrid, Compania General de Artes Graficas: [1930]

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 1705

Condition: Very Good


Madrid: Compania General de Artes Graficas. Very Good. [1930]. Wraps. A fine uncut copy inscribed by Bentata on the prologue page. "A mi buen amigo y companero.... Afectuosamente." ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 225, [1] pages; Signed by Author; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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The Flavor of Texas

By: J. Frank Dobie

Price: $660.00

Publisher: Dallas, Dealey and Lowe: 1936

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3280

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Dallas: Dealey and Lowe. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1936. Printed cloth boards with title and author to front cover and particulars to spine. Very slight losses to head and tail of dust jacket spine, which has since been protected in Mylar and is otherwise in very nice condition. Front free fly inscribed by author to "... -- Thank you for making me more interested in teaching "Life and Literature of the Southwest" dated 7/3/1941. Original receip... View more info

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American Sylvan Scenes

By: J. Henry Smythe

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Sunshine Publishing Company: c. 1885

Seller ID: 3125

Condition: Very Good


Philadelphia: Sunshine Publishing Company. Very Good. c. 1885. Olive cloth boards with heavily gilt/silver art noveau title to front cover. Wear to spine with losses to head and tail. Wear to bumped fore edge corners. Decorative endpapers. A nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 64 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Lexique de la Langue Iroquoise avec Notes et Appendices

By: J.A. Cuoq

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Montreal, J. Chapleau & Fils: 1882

Seller ID: 1670

Condition: Very Good


Montreal: J. Chapleau & Fils. Very Good. 1882. Quarter morocco, marbled boards and end papers. Chipped ahead of spine, otherwise very good. Occasional light foxing. Original cauliflower blue wraps bound in, top edge gilt.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; ix, 215 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Relacion del Descubrimiento del Rio Apure Hasta su Ingreso en el Orinoco /  por Fr. Jacinto de Carvajal del Orden de Predicadores fielmente copiada  del manuscrito autógrafo que se guarda en el Archivo Municipal de León y  por primera vez impresa a expensas de la Excma. Diputacion Provincial, con  las laminas que ilustran el texto, exactamente reproducidas (...)

Relacion del Descubrimiento del Rio Apure Hasta su Ingreso en el Orinoco / por Fr. Jacinto de Carvajal del Orden de Predicadores fielmente copiada del manuscrito autógrafo que se guarda en el Archivo Municipal de León y por primera vez impresa a expensas de la Excma. Diputacion Provincial, con las laminas que ilustran el texto, exactamente reproducidas (...)

By: Jacinto de Carvajal

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Leon, Diputación Provincial de León: 1892

Seller ID: 3188

Condition: Very Good


Leon: Diputación Provincial de León. Very Good. 1892. Quarter-calf, marbled boards, raised bands, gilt particulars to spine, 1892 printing of 1648 manuscript, includes exact reproductions of three color plates, including one fold-out plate of the Orinoco river. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 444 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Dragoon Campaigns to the Rocky Mountains : being a History of the Enlistment, organization, and first Campaigns of the Regiment of United States Dragoons : together with Incidents of a soldier's life, and Sketches of Scenery and Indian character By a Dragoon

By: James Hildreth

Price: $1,836.00

Publisher: New York, Wiley & Long: 1836

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1916

Condition: Very Good


New York: Wiley & Long. Very Good. 1836. First. Professionally rebacked. This copy received by the Boston Athenaeum in 1875 with their handsome plate to the front pastedown and faint stamp to the title, then de-accessioned 1940 with their cancelled notation. Foxing throughout. Howes H471; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 288 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

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Letter on the Memorial of Philip Sloan and Report on the Memorial of Philip Sloan (2 vol. set)

By: James Madison; D. Humphries; Philip Sloan

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Washington, 1801-1808

Seller ID: 2856

Condition: Fine


Washington. Fine. 1801-1808. Hardcover. Handsomely rebound in full maroon morocco with gilt tooled decorative border to front and rear boards and gilt title to spine. Gilt rolled edges and inner dentelles. Marbled endpapers. Ribbon page markers. Attractive, clean copies without previous owners' names or other markings. "The average cost of the American prisoners redeemed from Algerine slavery by the United States, and the expence [sic.] of bringing them home, is... View more info