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Maestro: Greenspan's Fed and the American Boom

By: Woodward, Bob

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2000

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 016816

Condition: Fine


270pp. Illustrated. An exceptionally tight copy, probably unread. Some vertical creasing to the front flap of the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Final Days

By: Woodward, Bob & Carl Bernstein

Price: $3.50

Publisher: NY, Avon: 1977

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 007252

Condition: Very Good


529pp. Light browning to the wraps. Spine creased. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Strange Career of Jim Crow

By: Woodward, C. Vann

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1964

Edition: Thirteenth Printing.

Seller ID: 018822

Condition: Good


183pp. + 3pp. ads. Some dampstain along the top edge of the text block. Wraps scuffed. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

East Kill Valley Genealogy, A Record of the Burials in Two Catskill Mountain Graveyards with Genealogical Information from 1620 to 1964

By: Woodworth, Olive Newell

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Catskill, Daughters of the American Revolution: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020901

Condition: Very Good


41pp. + addenda + errata affixed to the verso of the back cover. 1st Edition. Original printed wraps. Small ownership address label to the title page. Wraps unevenly browned. View more info

The Conquest of New France: A Chronicle of the Colonial Wars

By: Wrong, George M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1918

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 018233

Condition: Near Fine


246pp. Original dark green decorative boards, elaborately stamped in gilt and white. Top edge gilt. Illustrated. Bottom corners show very gentle wear. The jacket is quite crisp and clean with only two tiny closed tears and some uneven browning. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall View more info

Assateague

By: Wroten Jr., William H.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Tidewater Publishers: 1972

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 004029

Condition: Very Good


58pp. Illustrated. Some creasing. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Practical Surveyor; or, The Art of Land-Measuring Made Easy

By: Wyld, Samuel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arlington (VA), Flower-de-Luce Books:

Edition: Facsimile Reprint.

Seller ID: 1301

Condition: Near Fine


210pp. + 5 figures. Facsimile reprint of the 1725 first edition. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. With notes by David Manthey. Ink stamp of the Fort Stanwix National Monument (dated 2006) on the dedication page. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

The Wisconsin Frontier

By: Wyman, Mark

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021251

Condition: Fine


336pp. 1st Edition. Original green cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt foil. Illustrated. Traces of scuffing to the jacket. View more info

The American Resting Place, Four Hundred Years of History Through Our Cemeteries and Burial Grounds

By: Yalom, Marilyn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020761

Condition: Fine


64 glossy b+w plates + 336pp. 1st Edition. Original black cloth with spine lettering stamped in white. Illustrated with photography by Reid S. Yalom. View more info

The Position of the Worker in American Society, 1865-1896

By: Yellowitz, Irwin

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, Prentice Hall: 1969

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 019355

Condition: Good


118pp. Ex-library with the usual desecrations. Corners bumped. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

America's Amish Country II

By: Yoder, Doyle & Leslie A. Kelly

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berlin, America's Amish Country Publications: 2000

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 018861

Condition: Fine


137pp. Gorgeously illustrated with striking color photographs. Pictorial endpapers including a large folding plate to the front free endpaper. One small tape repair to the bottom edge of the front panel (on the jacket). Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Historic Monuments of America

By: Young, Donald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Portland House: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005694

Condition: Fine


144pp. Illustrated. Front panel of the jacket creased. **Shipping will be extra on this item due to the larger size of the volume.** Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Black Collectibles: Mammy and Her Friends

By: Young, Jackie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: West Chester, Schiffer Publishing Ltd: 1988

Seller ID: 016871

Condition: Fine


148pp. Illustrated. Includes a price guide. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Washington Community, 1800-1828

By: Young, James Sterling

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Columbia University Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021240

Condition: Good


307pp. 1st Edition. Original green cloth. Winner of the Bancroft Award. Ex-library with the usual markings. Jacket affixed to the binding. Corners bumped. View more info

Around the World with General Grant

By: Young, John Russell

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Baltimore, The Johns Hopkins University Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 023276

Condition: Very Good


448pp. 1st Edition Thus. Original black cloth with spine lettering stamped in copper foil. Map endpapers. Illustrated. Edited by Michael Fellman. Originally printed in 1879. Binding slightly bowed. View more info

Life and Heroic Deeds of Admiral Dewey Including Battles in the Philippines

By: Young, Louis Stanley & Henry Davenport Northrop

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Charles Foster Publishing Co.: 1899

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009210

Condition: Very Good


ixpp. + 516pp. Original light blue cloth stamped decoratively in dark blue and gilt, all edges marbled. Patterned endpapers. Illustrated, including a full color chromolithograph as the frontispiece. One corner bumped. Some occasional staining to the cloth. A very nice copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Horace Greeley, the Editor

By: Zabriskie, Francis Nicoll

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Funk & Wagnalls: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021611

Condition: Good


398pp. 1st Edition. Original pebbled maroon cloth with lettering stamped in gilt. Frontispiece portrait. Patterned endpapers. Part of the "American Reformers" series edited by Carlos Martyn. Ownership inscription to the first blank prelim. Corners bumped. Front hinge cracked and cleanly reglued with archival quality binding glue. Spine slightly faded. Text browned. Top edge of text dust soiled. View more info

The Lutheran Church in Texas

By: Ziehe, Rev. H.C.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Fort Worth, Utter & Sons:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 424

Condition: Very Good


20pp. Illustrated with a frontispiece portrait of Luther and small prints in text. Scarce. Wraps unevenly browned at the spine. No previous ownership inscriptions. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

The White House Cook Book

By: Ziemann, Hugo & Mrs. F.L. Gillette

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Saalfield Publishing Co.: 1920

Seller ID: 019702

Condition: Good


607pp. Original gray cloth with black decorations. Patterned endpapers. Frontispiece portrait of Edith Boling Wilson. Illustrated. Text browned. Hinges cracked. Front joint split but cleanly repaired with archival quality binding glue. Top corners bumped. Corners rubbed through. A few period recipes inscribed on the verso of the illustrations. View more info

The White House Cook Book; A Comprehensive Cyclopedia of Information for the Home

By: Ziemann, Hugo & Mrs. F.L. Gillette

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Akron, Saalfield Publishing Co.: 1919

Seller ID: 023247

Condition: Good


619pp. Original gray pictorial cloth, stamped in black. Frontispiece portrait of Edith Boling Wilson. Illustrated in text. Green patterned endpapers. Text browned. Front hinge starting. Corners rubbed through. Joints cracking. A little better than the usual in terms of condition. View more info