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The Missionary Herald Containing the Proceedings At Large of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions.

By: (Dunbar, John) In:

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Truman and Smith: (1835)

Seller ID: 8951

Condition: Very Good


1/2 leather/marbled boads (worn) ; complete vol. XXXI for the year 1835; includes Wagner-Camp #54 "Extracts from the Journal of Mr. Dunbar; " pgs. 343-49; 376-81; 417-21; Pawnee Indians, etc. ; Original Ed. View more info

The Education of Henry Adams

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $22.40

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1918

Seller ID: 13457

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth, gilt, engraved emblem center; light wear and soiling, little fraying at top of back strip; ex library with usual marks; contents clean and complete. View more info

The Indian Chief

By: Aimard, Gustave

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, T. B. Peterson and Brothers: ( ca.1862)

Seller ID: 18576

Condition: Very Good


Almost 6" X 9" in size, this is a French novel about U. S. Interest in the Southwest, and a French expedition. Book is in rough condition, soiled badly, rubbed and bumped with a reinforced taped spine. Original cloth, english text, 164 pgs + publishers listings. Rough, yet quite scarce. View more info

Annals of the West Embracing a Concise Account of Principal Events Which Have Occurred in the Western States and Territories...

By: Albach, James R.

Price: $45.50

Publisher: Pittsburgh, W. S. Haven: 1857

Seller ID: 40133

Condition: Very Good


Thick octavo, contemporary calf, backstrip loose. Worn and rubbed. Foxed. 1000+ pages. View more info

The Story of a Bad Boy

By: Aldrich, Thomas Bailey

Price: $59.50

Publisher: Boston, Fields, Osgood, & Co.: 1870

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40144

Condition: Very Good


First edition in book form. Cloth, smallish octavo, covers worn, chipped, backstrip top rubbed raw. First issue with points. BAL 269. View more info

The Mississippi Valley in British Politics

By: Alvord, Clarence Walworth

Price: $66.50

Publisher: Cleveland, Arthur H. Clark: 1917

Seller ID: 40104

Condition: Very Good


Two volume set, ex-lib, volume 1 in library buckram, vol 2 in original cloth. Maps and illustrations present. Worn covers, soiled, bumped. View more info

The Bar-Rooms At Brantley; Or, the Great Hotel Speculation

By: Arthur, T. S.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Porter & Coates: (1877)

Seller ID: 18526

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth, gilt, pictorial cover. A historical novel about bar-rooms and hotel growth. Book is slightly cocked, hinges starting; rubbed and bumped at corners. Good. View more info

FROM THE ATLANTIC TO THE PACIFIC, OVERLAND A SERIES OF LETTERS

By: BARNES, DEMAS

Price: $105.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, D. Van Nostrand: 1866

Seller ID: 40706

Condition: Very Good


12MO, CLOTH, 1ST EDITION. RUBBED AND WORN AT CORNERS. SCUFFED AND SMUDGED. TISSUE GUARD HAS AFFIXED PARTLY TO THE FRONTIS. 136 PAGES. View more info

Norwood; Or, Village Life in New England

By: Beecher, Henry Ward

Price: $31.50

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1868

Seller ID: 40318

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth, octavo, sunned spine. Solid, in tact text, with only minor rubbing to edges. Wright # 248 View more info

Memoir of the Life and Public Services of John Charles Fremont

By: Bigelow, John

Price: $31.50

Publisher: New York, Derby & Jackson: 1856

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 18764

Condition: Very Good


Tan cloth, quilted texture on front and back, gilt on spine fading. Corners are bumped and rubbed, the spine is cocked. Soiled. View more info

Autobiography of Asa Biggs Edited by R. D. W. Connor

By: Biggs, Asa

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Raleigh, Edwards and Broughton: 1915

Seller ID: 19155

Condition: Very Good


Original printed wraps, 51 pgs. Soiled to borders, rear cover has small chip to top right corner. Includes a " journal of a trip from North Carolina to New York in 1832". View more info

The Young American's Picture Gallery with Seventy Illustrations

By: Blank

Price: $52.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lindsay & Blakiston: (1856)

Seller ID: 8792

Condition: Very Good


7 1/2" x 9"; rebound in library buckram (ex-lib. ) ; the seventy illustrations are full page woodcuts (with facing page of text) in a somewhat primitive style; 1 or 2 have closed tears; Original View more info

Journal of American History Vol. 1 # 3

By: Blank

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Assoc. Publ. Am. Records: 1907

Seller ID: 9270

Condition: Very Good


Special issue on Robert Fulton and Steam Navigation; original wrappers bound into a maroon, buckram library binding; about VG; Original View more info

Report of the Commissioner of Patents for the Year 1859

By: Blank

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Washington, George W. Bowman: 1860

Seller ID: 19307

Condition: Very Good


Octavo, dark brown cloth, blind stamp design on cover. Binding copy. Some repair possible? Great reference book otherwise from the 1859 period. Covers subjects of interest: meteorology, english plows, veterinary medicine, texas grapes. Foxing to pages. View more info

Annual Report of the Essex Institute for the Year Ending May 1, 1944 with List of Officers and Committees

By: Blank

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Salem, Mass., Essex Institute: 1944

Seller ID: 19417

Condition: Very Good


Original wraps, ex-lib, 58 pages, mostly all uncut. Recap of the year 1944 and general business of the institute. Soiled covers, minor fraying. Library stamps and call #s present. View more info

Minutes of Western Yearly Meeting of Friends Church, Indiana Held At Plainfield, Indiana, Ninth Month, 13-18, 1907

By: Blank

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Plainfield, IN, Publishing Association of Friends: 1907

Seller ID: 19443

Condition: Very Good


109 pages, original wraps. Soil to covers, some foxing to pages, toned. View more info

Cadmus Book Shop Catalog # 77 Americana 1927

By: Blank

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New York, Other: 1927

Seller ID: 19445

Condition: Very Good


50 pgs including covers. Wraps. "... Including a splendid collection of books on the exploration and settlement of the west...hunting and Indian adventures". 896 entries. Soiled covers, some foxing, back strip worn, particularly where stapled. View more info

The Cadmus Book Shop Catalog # 75 Americana and Dr. C. B. Sturtevant's Homeric Library

By: Blank

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Other: 1926

Seller ID: 19446

Condition: Very Good


48 pg catalog, original wraps. 926 listings +. Soiled covers, soiled edges, worn yet legible. View more info

Speech of the Hon. William D. Bishop, of Connecticut on the Admission of Kansas under the Lecompton Constitution.

By: Blank

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Washington, Cornelius Wendell, Printer: 1858

Seller ID: 19459

Condition: Very Good


15 pgs, original wraps, soiled and smudged covers. Chipped and creased at edges. Foxing to pages. View more info

Memorials of Deceased Friends Who Were Members of Indiana Yearly Meeting

By: Blank

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, E. Morgan & Sons: 1857

Seller ID: 20423

Condition: Very Good


12mo, ex-lib, soft cover. Backstrip rebacked. Worn to cover and edges, tender hinge. View more info