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Good Bye, Jesse James; A Reprinting of Six of the Best News Stories Concerning the Life, Death and Funeral of America's Greatest Outlaw

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Liberty, Jesse James Bank Museum: 1967

Seller ID: 023358

Condition: Good


160pp. Original pictorial wraps. Wraps unevenly browned. Front joint starting at the head. Wraps unevenly browned. Text browned. View more info

The Beautiful Caverns of Luray (Souvenir Booklet)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Luray, Lauck & Co.: 1942

Seller ID: 017584

Condition: Near Fine


23pp. Illustrated, including a nice centerfold spread of a side view of The Ball Room. No previous ownership inscriptions in the item itself. Housed in the original unused mailer which is soiled and has a pencil inscription on the verso. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Agricultural Almanac for the Year 1890, Vol. 65

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lancaster, John Baer Sons: 1890

Seller ID: 017592

Condition: Good


Unpaginated (30pp.). Illustrated. Typical almanac content with the obligatory references to the horoscope. Articles on value of woodland, when to cut brush, uses of linseed, rules for building barns, advice on horses, how to make fire extinguishers, the statistical odds of death, substances liable to spontaneous combustion (watch out for starch), the importance of recording deeds, building a rat proof corncrib, mutton suet as a household remedy, an account called A Tragedy at an Indian Dance, business rules, "things worth knowing" and more. Includes a chart showing "An Anatomy of M... View more info

Agricultural Almanac for the Year 1937

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John Baer's Sons: 1937

Seller ID: 017593

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (34pp.). Illustrated. Pages creased at the corners. Light soil. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Agricultural Almanac for the Year 1957

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John Baer's Sons: 1957

Seller ID: 017594

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (32pp.). Illustrated. Corners creased. Browned. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Proceedings of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the United States of America, 26th Triennial Conclave

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: St. Louis, Woodward & Trernan Printing Co.: 1895

Seller ID: 017734

Condition: Very Good


304pp. Original beveled boards stamped in blind and gilt. Patterned endpapers. All edges speckled red as issued. Corners bumped. One inch hole to the front joint. Scuff marks to the face of the boards. White flecks to the heel of the back board. The cloth is still quite bright. Nicely engraved title page. Illustrated. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

New York History: The Quarterly Journal of the New York State Historical Association, Vol. XXXVI, No. 2, April 1955

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Cooperstown, New York State Historical Association: 1955

Seller ID: 018335

Condition: Very Good


Pagination runs 121-251. Illustrated. Ink stamps to the first and last leaves of the text block. Edges creased and unevenly browned. Includes: "A Chapter in the Growth of the New York State Dairy Industry, 1850-1900" by Eric Brunger, "America's Heritage" by Bruce Catton, "Twin Counties Sesquicentennial" by David F. Lane and "The Movies Come to Syracuse" by Sam W. Witroyol & W. Freeman Galpin. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

New York History: The Quarterly Journal of the New York State Historical Association, Vol. XXIV, No. 2, April 1943

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cooperstown, New York State Historical Association: 1943

Seller ID: 018336

Condition: Very Good


Pagination runs 161-320. Illustrated. Includes: "The Seward-Fillmore Feud and the Crisis of 1850" by Harry J. Carman & Reinhard Luthin, "Early Town Planning in New York State" by Turpin C. Bannister, "Co-operative Foundries" by Jonathan Grossman, "Pioneer Catholic Seminaries in New York" by Thomas F. O'Connor. Includes the documents, "Peddlar's Protest" by Wheaton Phillips Webb and "Civil War Diary of Samuel Tiebout" by Bruce T. McCully. Spine browned. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

New York History; the Quarterly Journal of the New York State Historical Association, Vol. XXIV, No. 1, January 1943

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cooperstown, New York State Historical Association: 1943

Seller ID: 018337

Condition: Very Good


160pp. Illustrated. "The Farmer's Museum" by Clifford Lord, "Story of Old Blue China" by Arthur H. Merritt, "New York's Impact on the Canadian Economy Prior to the Opening of the Erie Canal" by Chilton Williamson, "Historical Records Survey: A Final Report" by George W. Roach, "Lincoln's Italian Volunteers from New York" by Howard R. Marrara, "The Children's Museum" by Mary E. Cunningham. Spine browned. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

New York History; the Quarterly Journal for the New York State Historical Association, Vol. XXV, No. 4, October 1944

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cooperstown, New York State Historical Association: 1944

Seller ID: 018338

Condition: Very Good


Pagination runs 437-579. Illustrated. Includes: "The Soldier Vote in the Election of 1864" by Oscar O. Winther, "A History of Soldier Voting in the State of New York" by William M. Burcher, "Captain Kidd" by Morton Pennypacker, "New York State's Battle on the Food Front" by C. Chester DuMond, "New York State Antiques: A Checklist of Potters of Albany and the Upper Hudson Area" by Robert G. Wheeler. Spine unevenly faded and creased vertically. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Book of Songs and Ballads; Comprising a Large Collection of the Best American, Irish, English and Scotch Songs (bound with) Songs of Love

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Hurst & Co.:

Seller ID: 019370

Condition: Good


192pp. + 76pp. + 14pp. ads. Ad for the Sohmer piano on the back pastedown (illustrated). Corners bumped and rubbed through. Spine ends rubbed through. Boards scuffed heavily. Foxed. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Memorial Addresses on the Life and Character of John Arnot, Jr.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., Government Printing Office: 1887

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020650

Condition: Very Good


38pp. Original gray cloth elborately stamped in blind with gilt lettering. Frontispiece engraved portrait with tissue guard. Frontispiece foxed. Corners bumped. Some scuffing and a few scattered, light stains to the boards. Arnot was a prominent citizen of Elmira, NY. View more info

Large Reproduction of The British Tax Stamp of 1765 (Poster)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., United States Postal Service: 1975

Seller ID: 020778

Condition: Fine


Folio sheet in the original mailer. The prominent image on the poster is the Tax Stamp, but there are three smaller images of postage stamps featuring Alexander Hamilton (1870), George Washington (1883), and Benjamin Franklin (1870). Text at the bottom on The Stamp Act of 1765. The original mailer is unevenly browned but the poster is in Fine condition. View more info

Cemeteries in South Kingston, Rhode Island

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kingston, Pettaquamscutt Historical Society: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020914

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (64pp. + folding map stapled to the back cover, as issued). 1st Edition. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated with maps in text. Impressive cemetery census; very helpful for the genealogist. Wraps unevenly browned. Small ownership address label to the title page. View more info

Rollo Story Books: Georgie

By: Abbott, Jacob

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Boston, Phillips, Sampson & Co.: 1857

Seller ID: 211

Condition: Very Good


163-191pp. Bound in original blue cloth, stamped in blind and gilt, yellow endpapers. Illustrated with one woodcut in text. The sixth story in "Rollo at Work". Corners bumped and rubbed through, spine ends rubbed through. Ownership address label on the back pastedown. Intermittent foxing. Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

The Letters of Archie Butt; Personal Aide to President Roosevelt

By: Abbott, Lawrence F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1924

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012229

Condition: Very Good


395pp. Illustrated. Original blue cloth, spine lettering stamped in gilt, top edge gilt. Frontispiece portrait of the subject (rather than a portrait of A. Butt). Corners bumped. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. Bookseller's ticket on the front pastedown. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Civil War Railroads; A Pictorial Story of the War Between the States, 1861-1865

By: Abdill, George B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 023441

Condition: Near Fine


192pp. 1st Printing of the IUP edition (originally published in 1961). Original light blue paper over dark blue cloth, spine lettering stampm ed in gilt foil. Illustrated with vintage photos. Corners gently bumped. View more info

The Grand Idea: George Washington's Potomac and the Race to the West

By: Achenbach, Joel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2004

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 007314

Condition: Fine


367pp. Illustrated. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

A Democrat Looks at His Party

By: Acheson, Dean

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros.: 1955

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 006261

Condition: Very Good


199pp. The cloth and the verso of the jacket are foxed. Some minor surface scuffing to the jacket. No previous ownership inscriptions. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

This Vast External Realm

By: Acheson, Dean

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, W.W. Norton: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021087

Condition: Fine


298pp. 1st Edition. Original blue cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt. Post-war Cold War foreign policy by the architect of the Marshall Plan. A pretty copy. View more info