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Image for Colonial Families a Deluxe Volume of Genealogy and Heraldry

Colonial Families a Deluxe Volume of Genealogy and Heraldry

By: (Genealogy)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY & Boston, American Historical Society: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138598

Condition: "De Luxe Edition" in brown pebbled leather with marbled boards & endpapers, gilt spine lettering and decorations, gilt upper edge; a VG+, bright and solid copy. Light wear to lower and upper edges of marbled boards. 9 X 12 inches, 246 pages


Numerous tissue guarded plates. Lots of genealogical information View more info

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Southwest

By: Allen, John Houghton

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lippincott: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 135982

Condition: Fine in a fine, price-clipped Dust Jacket. One of an undisclosed number of "Special Presentation" copies (#491) SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR


"Along the Tex-Mex Railroad as it nears the end of its course from Corpus Christi to Laredo lies a hard, deserted country. Thirty years ago there were great ranches here, grandees and senoritas, and Chihuahua cattle herded by the finest Spanish ponies. It was a country like Spain, like a painting by Remington. This country John Houghton Allen knew as a boy. He writes with nostalgia of what it once was, and what it has come to be." Illustrated by Paul Laune View more info

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Creatures of Empire: How Domestic Animals Transformed Early America

By: Anderson, Virginia DeJohn

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 154692

ISBN: 0195304462

Condition: Trade paperback, new in wraps


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Restoring the Century-old Residential Glories of the East River

By: Anonymous

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Collins Brown: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 149148

Condition: Just about fine in original, chipped glassine Dust Jacket


Illustrated. Printed by the Cheltenam Press View more info

Crossroads: Art and Religion in American Life

By: Arthurs, Alberta & Wallach, Glenn eds.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, The New Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 129024

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


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Image for From Moccasins to Wings: Stories of Our Travel Ways

From Moccasins to Wings: Stories of Our Travel Ways

By: Bailey, Carolyn Sherwin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Springfield, MA, Milton Bradley Company: 1939

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 136571

Condition: VG (no Dust Jacket) pages are clean and binding tight


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Image for Gamecock: The Life and Campaigns of General Thomas Sumter

Gamecock: The Life and Campaigns of General Thomas Sumter

By: Bass, Robert D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Holt, Rinehart & Winston: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154794

Condition: Owner's bookplate on front endpaper, VG (no Dust Jacket). First edition, 1st printing


Illustrated View more info

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Slaves No More: Three Essays on Emancipation and the Civil War

By: Berlin, Ira (et al)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 142460

ISBN: 0521436923

Condition: Trade paperback, near fine in pictorial wraps


The Destruction of Slavery 1861-1865, The Wartime Genesis of Free Labor 1861-1865 & The Black Military Experience 1861-1867. Authors: Ira Berlin, Barbara J. Fields, Steven F. Miller, Joseph P. Reidy, and Leslie S. Rowland View more info

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Beyond the Wild Blue: A History of the U. S. Air Force

By: Boyne, Walter J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Griffin: 1997

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 151932

ISBN: 031218705X

Condition: Trade paperback, fine in wraps


Illustrated in color and black & white View more info

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Image of America

By: Bruckberger, R. L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Vikingg: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154050

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. 4th printing, 1959


"It's hopeful meaning for the world: Some outward aspects and inner essentials of the U.S.A. as perceived by an original European thinker and man of action" View more info

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Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898

By: Burrows, Edwin G. & Wallace, Mike

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153488

ISBN: 0965068537

Condition: Large trade paperback, fine in wraps. Later printing. Small signature on front endpaper


Illustrated. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize View more info

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Banners at Shenandoah: A Story of Sheridan's Fighting Cavalry

By: Catton, Bruce

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138820

Condition: VG+ in a VG Dust Jacket with light extremity wear and browning


Map endpapers View more info

Image for Westward to Promomtory: Building the Union Pacific Across the Plains and Mountains - A Pictorial Documentary

Westward to Promomtory: Building the Union Pacific Across the Plains and Mountains - A Pictorial Documentary

By: Combs, Barry B.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Palo Alto, CA, American West Publishing Company: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146805

Condition: Fine in VG to VG+ Dust Jacket


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Image for Son of the Morning Star: Custer and the Little Big Horn

Son of the Morning Star: Custer and the Little Big Horn

By: Connell, Evan S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Harper Perennial: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 150238

ISBN: 0060971614

Condition: Trade paperback, fine in wraps


Illustrated. Tie-in with the four hour 1991 ABC miniseries View more info

The American Heritage History of Colonial America (2 vols.)

By: Davidson, Marshall B. (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, American Heritage: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 130638

Condition: 2 Volumes: Light spine color fading, else near fine in publisher's pictorial VG slipcase


Includes THE AMERICAN HERITAGE HISTORY OF COLONIAL ANTIQUES and THE AMERICAN HISTORY OF THE THIRTEEN COLONIES View more info

The American Heritage History of the Rise of the Republic (2 vols.)

By: Davidson, Marshall B. (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, American Heritage: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 130636

Condition: 2 Volumes: Light spine color fading, else near fine in publisher's pictorial near fine slipcase


Includes THE AMERICAN HERITAGE HISTORY OF AMERICAN ANTIQUES FROM THE REVOLUTION TO THE CIVIL WAR and THE AMERICAN HERITAGE HISTORY OF THE MAKING OF THE NATION 1783-1860 View more info

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The Orphan Brigade: The Kentucky Confederates Who Couldn't Go Home

By: Davis, William C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138633

ISBN: 0-385-14893-3

Condition: Later printing. VG in VG Dust Jacket


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Democracy in America (Volume 2 only)

By: de Tocqueville, Alexis

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Vintage: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 150166

Condition: Mass market paperback, near fine in wraps. Owner's bookplate on front endpaper


"The Henry Reeve text as revised by Francis Bowen. Now further corrected and edited with introduction, editorial notes, and bibliographies by Phillips Bradley" View more info

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Vanguards of the Frontier

By: Dick, Everett

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Lincoln (NE), University of Nebraska: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 153592

Condition: Trade paperback, VG in wraps. 4th printing, 1974


"A social history of the Northern Plains and Rocky Mountains from the Fur Traders to the Sod Busters." Illustrated View more info

The Men Who Made the Nation

By: Dos Passos, John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 131652

Condition: Fine in a VG, price-clipped Dust Jacket


"The architects of the young republic 1782 - 1802." Mainstream of America Series edited by Lewis Gannett View more info