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Rose O' The River

By: Kate Douglas Wiggin

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Boston; New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2796

Condition: Very Good


Boston; New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good. 1905. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth boards with gilt title and decoration to cover. Particulars in gilt to spine. Some wear to head and tail of spine. Excerpt from book inscribed by author to front fly. Second inscription to blank fly "To Mrs. William Richardson -- Just a little memory of one joyous summer spent among the scenes herein described - close to nature's heart. From your loving friend Lucy Ha... View more info

Beautiful Children of Cleveland

By: L. A. Lawrence

Price: $2,200.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Cleveland Topics, Co.: 1921

Seller ID: 2284

Condition: Very Good


Cleveland: The Cleveland Topics, Co.. Very Good. 1921. Hardcover. Bound in limp suede; spine suede desiccated and mostly lost. Moire endpapers. Tissue guards to plates. Half-tone photographs. Printed by Britton Printing Company. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Historical Reminiscences of Summit County

By: L. V. [Lucius Verus] Bierce

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Akron, T. & H. G. Canfield, Publishers: 1854

Seller ID: 3725

Condition: Very Good


Akron: T. & H. G. Canfield, Publishers. Very Good. 1854. Original printed wraps bound in blue cloth. Bookplate of previous owner to front pastedown. Foxing consistently throughout, nevertheless, a nice, serviceable copy. ; 16mo; 157, [i] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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A Carol for Cleveland

By: Les Roberts

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Cobham annd Hatherton Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 4349

Condition: Fine


This is one of 50 copies numbered in roman numerals, this being numbered XIII. A quarter red clot and textured marbled boards by Sovota. Gilt particular to spine. Red edges. Illustrated from the endpapers is a watermark of a crown from Zurich, Switzerland, ca 1520 drawn here by Michael P. Sukys. Signed by Les Roberts First Edition. View more info

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The Gallery of Illustrious Americans. Containing the Portraits and Biographical Sketches of Twenty-Four of the Most Eminent Citizens of the Republic, Since the Death of Washington

By: Lester C. Edwards (editor), Matthew B. Brady (photographer) Francis d'Avignon (lithographer)

Price: $7,000.00

Publisher: New York, M.B. Brady, F. D'Avignon, C.E. Lester: 1850

Seller ID: 2969

Condition: Good


New York: M.B. Brady, F. D'Avignon, C.E. Lester. Good. 1850. Hardcover. 26, [i] leaves. 12 sur blanc lithographs. Midnight blue cloth boards with gilt title and elaborate decoration to detached front cover. Losses to spine, particularly at head and tail. Losses to fore edges and corners. All edges heavily gilt. Scattered foxing. First gathering loose. Complete with 12 striking lithographs by Francis d'Avignon made from daguerreotypes by Matthew Brady of Gen. Zachary... View more info

The U.S. Astronomical Expedition to The Southern Hemisphere during the years 1849-'50-'51-'52. 2 Vols.

By: Lieut. J.M. Gilliss

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Washington, A. O. P. Nicholson: 1855

Seller ID: 2305

Condition: Very Good


Washington: A. O. P. Nicholson. Very Good. 1855. Hardcover. 2 vols. Includes large full-color pull-out "Panoramic View from the Summit of Santa Lucia, Santiago". ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Official Chronicle and Tribute Book of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations Tercentenary Providence and Rhode Island

By: Lucia Hammond Wheeler

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Providence, George D. Hall Inc.: 1936

Seller ID: 4395

Condition: Near Fine


A Chronicle of Three Hundred Years of Outstanding Events, Its Industrial and Commercial Development, and a Lasting Tribute to the progressive individuals, Companies and Corporations listed herein who are carrying on and preserving the glorious traditions of city and state. View more info

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My Thirty Years War

By: Margaret Anderson

Price: $165.00

Publisher: New York, Covici, Friede: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2342

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


New York: Covici, Friede. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. 1st edition in dust jacket. Frontispiece portrait of author; includes 21 photographs of numerous famous authors of 20th century. This is the first biography of Margaret Anderson, founder and editor of the art and literary magazine 'The Little Review', which first serialized Joyce's Ulysses' among other publications. Nice clean copy without previous owner's name or other ma... View more info

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Obras de D. Martin Fernandez de Navarrete - Three Volume Set Edicion y Estudio Preliminar de D. Carlos Seco Serrano

By: Martín Fernández de Navarrete, Carlos Seco Serrano

Price: $220.00

Publisher: Madrid, Ediciones Atlas: 1964

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3481

Condition: Very Good


Quarter Spanish mottled calf on linen boards, gilt particulars to morocco labels, five raised bands, decorated endpapers. Vol 1. [xlv], 601 pp.; Vol 2. 681 pp.; Vol 3. [viii] 445 pp. Vol. 1. Colección de los viajes y descubrimientos: I. Viajes de Colón, Almirantazgo de Castilla [con cartas de Colón] -- II. Documentos de Colón y de las primeras poblaciones -- Vol. 2. Colección de los viajes y descubrimientos (cont.): III. Viajes menores -- Viajes de ... View more info

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Life and Letters of General Thomas J. Jackson (Stonewall Jackson) With an Introduction by Henry M. Field, D.D.

By: Mary Anna Jackson

Price: $185.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2250

Condition: Very Good


Frontispiece portrait of Jackson. Owner's name to front blank fly, otherwise an unusually clean tight clean copy with strong hinges & gutters. l; 479 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. First Edition. View more info

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Aunt Phillis's Cabin; or, Southern Life as it is.

By: Mary H. Eastman

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lippincott, Grambo & Company: 1852

Seller ID: 1694

Condition: Very Good


A little foxing to initial & final pages; occasional stains, otherwise a nice clean, crisp copy; bright gilt to spine & without previous owners' names. Blind stamped covers with publisher's logo. Fifteenth thousand.; B&W Illustrations ; 280 pages followed by 24 pages of advertisements; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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The American Aboriginal Portfolio

By: Mary H. Eastman & Seth Eastman

Price: $1,160.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lippincott Grambo & Co.: 1853

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 977

Condition: Very Good+


Gilt decorated cloth. Bright blue, gilt-stamped boards, all edges gilt. Scattered foxing. 26 steel engravings. A handsome copy.; Engraving; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 84 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

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The Amazing Crime and Trial of Leopold and Loeb with Introduction by Clarence Darrow

By: Maureen McKernan

Price: $285.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Plymouth Court Press: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4166

Condition: Very Good


With scarce printed paper dust jacket. Price clipped from jacket spine, please see image. Dark green cloth with particulars printed to front and spine. With photographic plates. A nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 380 pages . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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May & Malone Presenting The Red Book For 1929

By: May & Malone

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Chicago, May & Malone, Inc.: 1929

Seller ID: 2363

Condition: Very Good


Chicago: May & Malone, Inc.. Very Good. 1929. Hardcover. Bound in red embossed faux morocco. Numerous full-color pages. Contains original "Confidential Discount Information" sheet attached to front pastedown, ring size card, 4 May & Malone Wholesalers & Importers use-order forms and a correction form intended to correct errata of the book tipped in. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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THE AMERICAS, A Quarterly Review of Inter-American Cultural History. Volume I, number 1 (1944) through Volume XXIII, number 4 (19 67)

By: Maynard Geiger et al.

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: Washington, Academy of American Franciscan History: 1944-1967

Edition: First

Seller ID: 3732

Condition: Very Good


Washington: Academy of American Franciscan History. Very Good. 1944-1967. First. Twenty-three clean tight volumes uniformly bound in black cloth with gilt particulars for the publisher by Joseph Ruzicka. A handsome set. ; 6.75 x 10 inches; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

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Greater Miami

By: Miami Publicity Bureau

Price: $1,100.00

Publisher: Miami, Miami Publicity Bureau: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2721

Condition: Very Good


Miami: Miami Publicity Bureau. Very Good. 1926. First Edition. Wraps. Published the very year of the Great Miami Hurricane which probably explains its otherwise unaccountable scarcity (OCLC locates but four copies). Over 150 unnumbered photographic quarto pages showing many of the structures which would no longer exist following the great hurricane of September 17-18th, 1926. Occasional stains, notably at pp. 3 &98 though not obtrusive.; 4to 11" - 13" ta... View more info

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Cowboys and Cattlemen A Roundup from Montana, The Magazine of Western History

By: Michael S. Kennedy

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House Publisher: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 4375

Condition: Fine


Number 55 of a special limited edition of only 1999 copies. Selected and edited by Michael S. Kennedy. Signed & separately inscribed by the editor. Original lithograph as frontis. Very nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. View more info

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Ti Dife Boule Sou Istoua Ayiti

By: Michel-Rolph Trouillot

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, New York, Koleksion Lakansel: 1977

Seller ID: 4360


Classic Haitian Creole novel. Good condition. Some markings on cover, see image. Several pages have page ends folded. First Edition. View more info

Montgomery Ward/Ward's Catalog for 1960 Fall & Winter

By: Montgomery Ward

Price: $180.00

Publisher: Albany, Montgomery Ward & Co., Incorporated: 1960

Seller ID: 3019

Condition: Very Good


Albany: Montgomery Ward & Co., Incorporated. Very Good. 1960. Wraps. Printed wraps with some creasing and wear. Index to spine, including appliances, clothing, housewares, hardware and toys. Interior is clean and in surprisingly nice condition. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 1193 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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The Farm on the River of Emeralds

By: Moritz Thomsen

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2337

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1978. First Edition. 1st edition in dust jacket. Previous owner's name to front fly. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 329 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info