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THE PAPERS OF FRANCIS GREGORY DALLAS, UNITED STATES NAVY; CORRESPONDENCE AND JOURNAL 1837-1859. Edited by Gardner W. Allen

By: (Dallas, Francis Gregory)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Printed for the Naval History Society by the DeVinne Press, 1917.: 1917.

Seller ID: 15588


New York: Printed for the Naval History Society by the DeVinne Press, 1917.. 1917.. Very good. - Octavo, light grayish-blue paper covered boards backed by a white vellum spine, titled in gilt on the spine with a device in gilt on the front cover. The top edge is gilt. The spine is lightly spotted with slight darkening to the head and tail. 303 & [2] pages, illustrated with 4 plates. There is some minor foxing to the endpapers & pastedowns. Very good. Limited edition o... View more info

JEFFERSON DAVIS

By: (Davis, Jefferson). Tate, Allen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1969).: (1969).

Seller ID: 14667


New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1969).. (1969).. Good. - Octavo, pictorial cloth in a dust wrapper. The covers are bumped with soiling to the top corner of the front cover. The dust jacket is faded, chipped & lightly soiled with a tear to the top corner of the front panel. 189 & [2] pages. There is light soiling to the rear endpaper & to the fore- edge & top edge. Good. Dust jacket present. View more info

ABROAD IN AMERICA: VISITORS TO THE NEW NATION 1976-1914. Edited and with an Introduction by Marc Pachter, Historian, National Portrait Gallery. Co-edited by Frances Stevenson Wein, Editor, National Portrait Gallery

By: (de Tocqueville, Alexis; Dickens, Charles; Kemble, Fanny; et al). Pachter, Marc; editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Washington, DC): National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution / (Reading, MA): Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, (1976).: (1976).

Seller ID: 6246


(Washington, DC): National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution / (Reading, MA): Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, (1976).. (1976).. Very good. - Large octavo, printed cream wraps. Slightly darkened; corners lightly creased. xix & 347 pp. B&W illustrations. Very good. View more info

CANADA 1940: The Official Handbook of Present Conditions and Recent Progress. New York World's Fair Edition. Published by the authority of the Hon. W. D. Euler, M.P., Minister of Trade and Commerce.

By: (Department of Trade and Commerce).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ottawa: Dominion Bureau of Statistics, Department of Trade and Commerce, 1940.: 1940.

Seller ID: 34276


Ottawa: Dominion Bureau of Statistics, Department of Trade and Commerce, 1940.. 1940.. Good. - Octavo, soft cover bound in red wraps with a map in pink & red on the front wrap. The wraps are slightly soiled with the corners lightly creased & the tail of the spine chipped. 213 pages. Folding color map, folding full-page illustrations in black & white & color & many black-and-white textual illustrations & tables. There is soiling to 1 page & occasional light creasing. Good... View more info

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE REGARDING THE USE OF VOTING MACHINES / Made in Pursuance with the Provisions of Section 37 of Chapter 215 of the Laws of 1905, and of Chapter 268 of the Laws of 1907. December 30, 1907

By: (Dickinson, S. D.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Trenton, NJ: MacCrellish & Quigley, State Printers, 1908.: 1908.

Seller ID: 16977


Trenton, NJ: MacCrellish & Quigley, State Printers, 1908.. 1908.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The wraps are lightly bumped & chipped with their edges darkened & with light creases to their bottom corners. There is a small area of creasing to the front edge of the front wrap with 2 tiny pieces out. 25 pages. The bottom page corners are lightly bumped & there are a few pencil checkmarks in the margins of the first 3 pages of text. Good. The... View more info

THE DORRIAD, and THE GREAT SLOCUM DINNER; With Introductory Remarks and Annotations

By: (Dorr, Thomas Wilson). (Anthony, Henry B.; Ames, Samuel; Rivers, George; Jenckes, Thomas A.; Blodget, William P.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Providence, RI: Sidney S. Rider and Brother, 1870.: 1870.

Seller ID: 21727


Providence, RI: Sidney S. Rider and Brother, 1870.. 1870.. Fair. - Octavo. The remnants of a gilt-lettered leather spine are present, but the covers are lacking. 53 pages with engraved head- & tail-pieces. The front & rear endpapers are soiled & there is an owner's ink name on the front endpaper. There is occasional soiling to the text & the front edges of a few overlapping pages are darkened. Good reading copy. Two nineteenth-century satiric pieces. The author of the... View more info

THE GUNNERS. Spring 1983. Catalog 50

By: (Dykes, Jeff and Martha)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: College Park, MD: Jeff Dykes/Western Books, 1983.: 1983.

Seller ID: 6507


College Park, MD: Jeff Dykes/Western Books, 1983.. 1983.. Good. - Octavo, stapled printed tan wraps with vignette in black & tan on front wrap. Lightly soiled with very light dampstaining to wraps. 30 pp. Top corners of pages very slightly dampstained. Good. 345 items are catalogued. View more info

OFFICIAL PROGRAM OF THE INAUGURAL CEREMONIES / Inducting into Office Dwight D. Eisenhower, President of the United States / Richard M. Nixon, Vice President of the United States / January 20, 1953

By: (Eisenhower, Dwight D.; Nixon, Richard)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (Washington, DC: Inaugural Committee 1953, 1953).: 1953).

Seller ID: 11983


(Washington, DC: Inaugural Committee 1953, 1953).. 1953).. Good. - Small quarto [8-1/2" by 11"], softcover bound in pictorial white wraps with illustrations & decorations in gilt & silver. The wraps are foxed & lightly soiled & a bit darkened along the spine. There is some staining to the front edge of the rear wrap. The business card of the President of the Capemart-Farnsworth Corporation is stapled to the top corner of the front wrap. 48 pages. Illustrations in... View more info

SUPPLEMENTS TO THE CITY CHARTER, AND GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF ELIZABETH, N.J., From July 6th, 1874, to August 9th, 1877

By: (Elizabeth, NJ)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: E. Wells Sackett & Bro., Law, Book and Job Printers, 1877.: 1877.

Seller ID: 25841


New York: E. Wells Sackett & Bro., Law, Book and Job Printers, 1877.. 1877.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed tan wraps. The covers are soiled, chipped & darkened around the edges with small pieces out. There is a light vertical crease to the front wrap with an ink name above the title. 37 pages. The top page corners are very lightly creased & the page edges are slightly darkened. Good. View more info

THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES: An Exhibition on the 150th Anniversary of Its Formation. (Cover title)

By: (Farrand, Max; and Davies, David)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Marino, CA: Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, 1937.: 1937.

Seller ID: 17595


San Marino, CA: Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, 1937.. 1937.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed light tan wrappers. There is offsetting to the front wrap from another pamphlet. The rear wrap is lightly bumped with its edges slightly darkened. [28] pages, including wraps. 9 illustrations in black & gray, including 7 full-page facsimiles. The top page corners are lightly bumped. Very good. 39 items were exhibited and are discussed in this pamp... View more info

HARPER'S WEEKLY. January 17, 1914

By: (Flagg, James Montgomery; Herford, Oliver; Sloan, John; Shinn, Everett; et al). Le Gallienne, Richard; Brandeis, Louis D.; Mumford, Ethel Watts; et al. Hapgood, Norman; editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: The McClure Publications, 1914.: 1914.

Seller ID: 26456


New York: The McClure Publications, 1914.. 1914.. Good. - Quarto [approximately 14 inches high by 9 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial tan wrappers with a cover illustration by James Montgomery Flagg and an ad for Maxwell Motor Company on the rear wrap. The binding is bumped & chipped with light soiling to the rear wrap. 32 pages. Black-and- white illustrations. The page corners are lightly bumped. The blind stamp of Edgewood Free Public Library is on the front w... View more info

"OBSERVATIONS ON DIFFERENT SPECIES OF SNOW" illustrated with a FULL-PAGE ENGRAVING OF SPECIMENS OF SNOWFLAKES; Together with "ON THE USE OF THE LEFT HAND" attributed to BENJAMIN FRANKLIN; and "THE STORY OF PHILENIA" by PHILOPATHENOS [in THE MASSACHUSETTS MAGAZINE. Or, Monthly Museum of Knowledge and Rational Entertainment. No. XII, Vol. III - For December, 1791].

By: (Franklin, Benjamin; and Philoparthenos).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston: Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews, 1791.: 1791.

Seller ID: 34572


Boston: Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews, 1791.. 1791.. Fair. - Octavo, an 8 inch high by 5 inch wide unbound pamphlet, removed at some time in the distant past from a larger collection of bound pamphlets, with remnants of the spine. 73 [of 75] pages, numbered [721] through 795. Illustrated with a full-page engraving entitled "Specimens of Snow". The text block is cracked and separated at page 768 and the periodical is lacking pages 769/70. The pages are ton... View more info

THE LITTLE BUGLER

By: (Fry, J. H.). [Roger, George Monroe]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Saint Louis: G. L. Jones and Company, 1880).: 1880).

Seller ID: 13818


Saint Louis: G. L. Jones and Company, 1880).. 1880).. Good. - Small quarto [7 inches high by 5-1/4 inches wide], maroon cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & spine. The binding is lightly rubbed & bumped with the head & tail of the spine lightly chipped. Title, [1] leaf & 193 pages. Illustrated with black-and-white plates, including a frontispiece, & tail-pieces by J. H. Fry. The hinges are cracked. There is an owner's name dated 1883 on the flyleaf. The rear endpape... View more info

THE GIRARD COLLEGE AND ITS FOUNDER: Containing the Biography of Mr. Girard, the History of the Institution, Its Organization and Plan of Discipline, with the Course of Education, Forms of Admission of Pupils, Description of the Buildings, &c. &c., and The Will of Mr. Girard. By Henry W. Arey, Secretary of the Girard College

By: (Girard, Stephen). Arey, Henry W

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: C. Sherman, Printer, 1852.: 1852.

Seller ID: 17262


Philadelphia: C. Sherman, Printer, 1852.. 1852.. Very good. - Octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt on the front cover with decorations stamped in blind on both covers & raised bands on the spine. The binding is lightly bumped with the head & tail of the spine creased. There is light staining to the covers & a small black stain to the front cover. 85 & [3] pages. Illustrated with a portrait frontispiece. There is occasional foxing, mainly to the prelims & to a few rear leav... View more info

NOVA SCOTIA: CANADA'S OCEAN PLAYGROUND

By: (Government of Nova Scotia)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Halifax, Nova Scotia: Bureau of Information & Publicity, Government of Nova Scotia, [1937].: [1937].

Seller ID: 19410


(Halifax, Nova Scotia: Bureau of Information & Publicity, Government of Nova Scotia, [1937].. [1937].. Very good. - Quarto, 10-5/8 inches high by 8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in color pictorial wraps. The front wrap is lightly chipped & soiled. 42 unnumbered pages. including the covers, with profuse black & white photographic illustrations & a double-page map of the province printed in black & red. Very good. View more info

PROCEEDINGS OF THE M.W. GRAND LODGE OF FREE AND ACCEPTED MASONS, OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, FROM APRIL 20, A.L. 5847, TO [DECEMBER 27TH, A.L. 5854]. (12 volumes bound in one)

By: (Grand Lodge of Free Masons)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Washington: Barnard & Sandy / T. Barnard / John T. Towers / C. Alexander / W. & J.C. Greer / Chauncey F. Greer / Star Bu: 1848-1855.

Seller ID: 22366


Washington: Barnard & Sandy / T. Barnard / John T. Towers / C. Alexander / W. & J.C. Greer / Chauncey F. Greer / Star Building, 1848-1855.. 1848-1855.. Good. - Octavo, bound in three-quarter tan calf and marbled boards with gilt- lettered leather labels on the spine. The front cover is detached and the covers are rubbed, scuffed and soiled with some wear to the marbled paper and to the corners. Over 464 pages, with 2 folding charts which include the "Names of the per... View more info

THE LIFE OF ULYSSES S. GRANT, General United States Army

By: (Grant, Ulysses S.). Deming, Henry C

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hartford, CT: S. S. Scranton and Company, 1868.: 1868.

Seller ID: 12543


Hartford, CT: S. S. Scranton and Company, 1868.. 1868.. Good. - Octavo, dark green cloth titled in gilt between raised bands on the spine with frames stamped in blind on both covers. The binding is lightly bumped & rubbed. The spine is faded. The head of the spine is chipped & frayed & there is stain to the tail, probably where a sticker has been removed. 533 pages. The front hinge is cracked & the rear hinge is starting. The front edge of the front endpaper is chipped w... View more info

FIRST ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE FORESTER 0F WISCONSIN 1906

By: (Griffith, E. M.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Madison, WI: Democrat Printing Co., State Printer, 1906.: 1906.

Seller ID: 30606


Madison, WI: Democrat Printing Co., State Printer, 1906.. 1906.. Very good. - Octavo, dark green cloth titled in gilt on the front cover. The binding is bumped & lightly rubbed with some light staining to the front cover. 67 pages with the compliment slip of the State Board of Forestry bound in. There is an owner's ink name on the front endpaper. Illustrated with black- and-white plates. Very good. E. M. Griffith was the first State Forester hired by the State of Wisc... View more info

CHICAGO MEDIUM RARE / When we were both younger

By: (Groth, Ann and John). Casey, Robert J

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Indianapolis/New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., (1952).: (1952).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 32242


Indianapolis/New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., (1952).. (1952).. Good. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY ROBERT J. CASEY - Octavo, green cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is bumped with its extremities slightly faded. There are 3 tiny white marks to the rear cover. The dust jacket is chipped with a long tear to its front fold & large pieces out of the head & tail of its spine. Its rear panel is soiled and there are tiny ink stains to its front flap from the inscription... View more info

DICTIONARY OF CANADIAN BIOGRAPHY. Volume IX: 1861 to 1870.

By: (Halpeeny, Frances G.; Hamelin, Jean).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto and Buffalo: University of Toronto Press, (1976).: (1976).

Seller ID: 34182


Toronto and Buffalo: University of Toronto Press, (1976).. (1976).. Good. - Large octavo, cloth, in dw. Tail of spine chipped; dw lightly soiled with label removed from front panel, tail of spine chipped & flaps glued to pastedowns. xiii & 967 pp. Small stains to fore-edge. Ex-library with typed label on dw spine. Good. Dust jacket present. View more info