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Nothing Daunted; The Unexpected Education of Two Society Girls in the West

By: Wickenden, Dorothy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 2011

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 023617

Condition: Near Fine


286pp. Small ownership address label to the front pastedown. View more info

An Imperfect God: George Washington, His Slaves and the Creation of America

By: Wiencek, Henry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar, Staus, Giroux: 2003

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 018819

Condition: Near Fine


403pp. Illustrated. One corner gently bumped. The jacket is rubbed at the spine ends. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Word Pictures of 52 All American Personalities

By: Wilbur, Jack

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Clement-Smith-Rogers, Inc.: 1925

Edition: Early Edition.

Seller ID: 007264

Condition: Good


119pp. Illustrated. Hinges cracked. Corners bumped and rubbed through at the tips. The jacket is browned and chipped at the spine ends. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Remains of the Rev. Carlos Wilcox with a Memoir of His Life

By: Wilcox, Rev. Carlos

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Hartford, Edward Hopkins: 1828

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1001

Condition: Good


430pp. Bound in contemporary full leather (calf) with a leather spine label. Wilcox was pastor of the North Congregational Church in Hartford, CT. This volume contains the memoir, two religious poems and 14 sermons. Charles D. Cleveland in the Compendium of American Literature, says of Wilcox, "Of him as a poet, his writings, though few, enable us to speak in terms of decided praise. It has been truly said that he resembles Cowper in many respects - in the gentleness and tenderness of his sensibilities - in the modest and retiring disposition of his mind - in its fine culture, and its orig... View more info

The Morning After: American Successes and Excesses 1981-1986

By: Will, George F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, The Free Press: 1986

Edition: Fourth Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017004

Condition: Fine


430pp. Original dark blue cloth with spine lettering stamped in gilt foil. This copy is signed by the author on the page facing the title page. Will has won the Pulitzer Prize for his work as a conservative columnist. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

From the Ground Up: Stories of Arizona's Mines and Early Mineral Discoveries

By: Williams, Governor Jack

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Douglas, Phelps Dodge Corporation: 1981

Edition: Probable 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 007269

Condition: Very Good


32pp. Illustrated. Uneven fading to the wraps. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Woman Who Saved a Meetinghouse: A Biography of Elizabeth Crocker Jenkins of West Barnstable, Massachusetts 1874-1956

By: Williams, J. Harold

Price: $10.00

Publisher: West Barnstable, The West Parish Memorial Foundation: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004854

Condition: Very Good


48pp. Illustrated. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the page facing the title page. Wraps unevenly browned. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

A Great and Shining Road: The Epic Story of the Transcontinental Railroad

By: Williams, John Hoyt

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press: 1996

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 007265

Condition: Fine


341pp. Illustrated. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Fern Leaves from Fanny's Portfolio, Second Series

By: Willis, Sarah Payson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Buffalo & Auburn, Miller, Orton & Mulligan: 1854

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 019998

Condition: Good


400pp. Early edition (reprint). Original blue cloth, decoratively stamped in blind and gilt. Illustrated by Fred M. Coffin, including an engraved title page. The author was one of the most popular writers in the nation at the time and this work kept pace with Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin, printed in 1853. In fact, in this sequel there is an essay on Henry Ward Beecher. Other essays of interest include "Opening of the Crystal Palace" (a favorite locale of Charles Spurgeon's), and "Barnum's Museum." Foxed. Front joint splitting, but repaired with archival quality bin... View more info

Saints and Strangers

By: Willison, George F.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Reynal & Hitchcock: 1945

Edition: Early Edition.

Seller ID: 007256

Condition: Very Good


513pp. Map endpapers. Illustrated. Light shelfwear. The corners are gently bumped. The jacket is missing the front flap and is edgeworn with a large tear to the top of the front panel in particular. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Saints and Strangers

By: Willison, George F.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Reynal & Hitchcock: 1945

Edition: Early Edition.

Seller ID: 007282

Condition: Very Good


513pp. Map endpapers. Extremities rubbed but not rubbed through. Discard ink stamps on the top edge of the text block and the front pastedown. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Kennedy Imprisonment: A Meditation on Power

By: Wills, Gary

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1982

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC).

Seller ID: 018649

Condition: Near Fine


310pp. The jacket is quite edgeworn. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The American Earthquake, A Documentary of the Twenties and Thirties

By: Wilson, Edmund

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Garden City, Anchor Books: 1964

Edition: First Anchor Edition

Seller ID: 021937

Condition: Very Good


576pp. + 12pp. adverts. 1st Anchor Edition. Original wraps. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Numbers in black marker on the spine. Some browning to the wraps. View more info

The Memorial History of the City of New York, From Its First Settlement to the Year 1892, Four Volumes (Complete)

By: Wilson, James Grant

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NY, New York History Co.: 1892

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017657

Condition: Very Good


Four volumes, complete. 605pp. + 633pp. + 6pp. ads + 664pp. + 4pp. ads + 650pp. + lxxxiipp. index. Bound in original full leather (crushed morocco) but there has been some work done on the binding. Five semi-raised bands, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Illustrated. Volume One has been rebacked and recased with modern leather and the hinges repaired with black binding tape. Volumes Two and Three have varying degrees of repair done to the joints with binding tape that has been colored to match with shoe polish. Volume Four has been touched up with shoe polish to match the darker leather that... View more info

American Science and Invention: A Pictorial History

By: Wilson, Mitchell

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Bonanza Books: 1954

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 003633

Condition: Very Good


438pp. Illustrated. Endpapers foxed. Fore edge and top edge of the text block foxed. Extra shipping charges will apply. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Literary Trail of Greater Boston

By: Wilson, Susan

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin: 2000

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 007281

Condition: Fine


168pp. Illustrated. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Triumph of Ideals: Speeches, Messages, and Addresses Made By the President Between February 24, 1919 and July 8, 1919 Covering the Active Period of the Peace Conference at Paris

By: Wilson, Woodrow

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros.:

Edition: Early Edition.

Seller ID: 007274

Condition: Very Good


156pp. Endpapers foxed. Corners bumped and rubbed but not rubbed through. Spine lettering dulled. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

On Being Human

By: Wilson, Woodrow

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bedford, Applewood Books:

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 007277

Condition: Fine


32pp. Frontispiece portait of Wilson. Decorative endpapers. Original blue cloth with lettering and decoration stamped in gilt. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

When A Man Comes to Himself

By: Wilson, Woodrow

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros.: 1915

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 007278

Condition: Good


38pp. Ownership inscription on the front pastedown and back free endpaper. Corners bumped and rubbed but not rubbed through. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Congressional Government: A Study in American Politics

By: Wilson, Woodrow

Price: $3.50

Publisher: NY, Meridian Books: 1956

Edition: First Meridian Printing.

Seller ID: 007309

Condition: Very Good


222pp. + 1pp. ad. Ownership inscription on the half title. Spine creased. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info