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America's Historic Places

By: N/A

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Reader's Digest: 1988

Seller ID: 14001

ISBN: 0895772655

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Spine slant. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 352 pages; 14001 View more info

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People Weekly: Private Lives 1993 Special People Annual

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: People Books: 1993

Seller ID: 20297

Condition: Very Good


Minor edgewear. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 20297 View more info

ARTE E CIVILTA

By: N/A

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Milano, Touring Club Italiano: 1959

Seller ID: 12132

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


231 cartine e schizzi, 370 fotoincisioni. Edgewear, foxing , boards freckled. Fold-out map. ; Conosci L'Italia Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 12132 View more info

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Great Images Of The 20th Century The Photographs That Define Our Times

By: N/A

Price: $14.01

Publisher: Time, Inc. , Home Entertainment: 1999

Seller ID: 14265

ISBN: 1883013755

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 168 pages; 14265 View more info

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The Hague

By: Aafjes, Bertus

Price: $14.01

Publisher: W. Van Hoeve N. V.: circa 1950

Seller ID: 14156

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


A fascinating photographic study of The Hague in its recovery from Occupation and World War II. Upper edge of DJ crinkled and chipped, price sticker residue on flyleaf. Photographs by Ed. Van Wijk N. F. K. , colour plates by M. Woldringh N. F. K. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 14156 View more info

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The Great Secession Winter Of 1860-61 And Other Essays Edited with an Introduction by George Hochfield.

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sagamore Press: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30888

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


This collection of essays is intended to serve two purposes. First it provides a body on interesting material relevant to American political history, especially in the period following the Civil War. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. DJ is edgeworn, chipped and with a missing chunk at lower spine. In new mylar. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 428 pages; 30888 View more info

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The March Of Democracy: The Rise Of The Union A History of the United States

By: Adams, James Truslow

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1933

Seller ID: 28962

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Many illustrations throughout plus the end of the volume illustrations depicting great scenes and personages of our history. Edgewear to extremities. Remaining four volumes also available. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 306 pages; 28962 View more info

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The March Of Democracy: A Half Century Of Expansion A History of the United States

By: Adams, James Truslow

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1933

Seller ID: 28963

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Many illustrations throughout plus the end of the volume illustrations depicting great scenes and personages of our history. Full b/w pictures with mini-bios: Pioneers--the opening of the prairies (from the painting by N. C. Wyeth) ; Edgewear to extremities. Dampstain at lower edge of front pastedown and flypage. Remaining four volumes also available. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 346 pages; 28963 View more info

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The March Of Democracy: Civil War And Aftermath A History of the United States

By: Adams, James Truslow

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Seller ID: 28964

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Many illustrations throughout plus the end of the volume illustrations depicting great scenes and personages of our history. Edgewear to extremities. Remaining four volumes also available. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 347 pages; 28964 View more info

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The March Of Democracy: America And World Power A History of the United States

By: Adams, James Truslow

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Seller ID: 28965

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Many illustrations throughout plus the end of the volume illustrations depicting great scenes and personages of our history. Edgewear to extremities. Remaining four volumes also available. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 312 pages; 28965 View more info

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The March Of Democracy: The Record Of 1933 - 1941 A History of the United States

By: Adams, James Truslow

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1942

Seller ID: 28966

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Many illustrations throughout plus the end of the volume illustrations depicting great scenes and personages of our history. Edgewear to extremities. Remaining four volumes also available. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 364 pages; 28966 View more info

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Only Yesterday An Informal History of the Nineteen-Twenties

By: Allen, Frederick Lewis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 31785

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


15 illustrations ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 31785 View more info

Allhems Sportlexikon

By: Allhems

Price: $57.00

Publisher: Sweden, Allhems Forlag: 1948

Seller ID: 21502

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Filled with great photos and drawings, mostly black & white. The color plates are wonderful and the boxing photos are the best I've ever seen. Looks very much like an encyclopedia but I can't read a word of it because it's Swedish text. Marbled boards, half-bound in brown leather, gilt lettering on raised band spine. Three pages of signatures (facsimile, not actual) of presumably olympic athletes. Edgewear with moderate fraying at extremities. Backstrip still brilliant, binding tight and pages are clean and solid. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 351 pages; 21502 View more info

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Undaunted Courage Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: 20th Printing

Seller ID: 28279

ISBN: 0684811073

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


From the bestselling author of Band of Brothers and D-Day, the definitive book on Lewis and Clark’s exploration of the Louisiana Purchase, the most momentous expedition in American history and one of the great adventure stories of all time. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 512 pages; 28279 View more info

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Crazy Horse And Custer

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $14.01

Publisher: NY, Anchor Books: 1996

Seller ID: 21802

ISBN: 0385479662

Condition: Very Good+


A dual portrait of the leader of the Oglala Sioux and the general of the U. S. Seventh Cavalry in 1876 cites the battle of June 25 and chronicles the sometimes striking similarities in the lives of both men. Minor dampness crinkling to first couple of pages. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 527 pages; 21802 View more info

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Undaunted Courage, Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 31349

ISBN: 0684811073

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Lewis and his partner Captain William Clark made the first map of the trans-mississippi West, provided invaluable scientific data on the flora and fauna of the Louisiana Purchase territory, and established the American claim to Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. Ambrose has pieced together previously unknown information about weather, terrain, and medical knowledge at the time to provide a colorful and realistic backdrop for the expedition. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 511 pages; 31349 View more info

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Personalities Of The South, Twelfth Edition

By: American Biographical Institute

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Raleigh, NC, American Biographical Institute: 1983

Edition: 12th Edition

Seller ID: 22708

ISBN: 0934544174

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


3 appendices total 42 pages in addition to the 380 pages. This edition has distinguished itself by featuring an entirely new and unique reference section. Following the traditional biographical section will be found a specialized youth leadership division which focuses on youth who have publicly demonstrated above average standing within and concern for the South as a whole through civic, academic, general, professional, political or religious dedications. Age qualifications cover 16-30 years. This edition continues to serve as an authoritative guide for historians, genealogists, press reporte... View more info

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Indian Sleep-man Tales Legends of the Otoe Tribe

By: Anderson, Bernice G.

Price: $14.01

Publisher: NY, Greenwich House: 1967

Seller ID: 25884

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Night-time stories told by Indian fathers to their sons about how the rabbit got his pink eyes, why the seasons follow one another, and how the man got into the moon. Couple of closed tears on DJ, now in new mylar. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 145 pages; 25884 View more info

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The London Annual, 2018

By: Anglotopia

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Valparaiso, IN, Anglotopia: 2018

Seller ID: 31803

Condition: As New


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 127 pages; 31803 View more info

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The Life And Tragic Death Of Jesse James The Western Desperado

By: Anonymous

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, The Steck Company: 1966

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 29656

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Glassine jacket over light green boards with minor foxing. In its own slipcase which is also stained and foxed. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages; 29656 View more info