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continuation of the narrative of the Indian charity-school, in Lebanon in Connecticut, New England founded and carried on by the Revd Dr. Eleazar Wheelock. : With an appendix, containing the declaration of the trustees of that Charity
Published by: Rochester Reprints
, 1909
Paperback
Paperback signatures in paper wraps, 8vo. Facsimile edition of 1769 original. Rochester Reprints No. 5. Published circa 1909. Full title: "Continuation of the narrative of the Indian charity-school, in Lebanon in Connecticut, New England, : founded and carried on by the Revd Dr. Eleazar Wheelock. : With an appendix, containing the declaration of the trustees of that charity; a list of the names of the subscribers; an account of monies received and paid; together with Dr Wheelock's annual account of his receipts and disbursements." Some pages uncut at top edge and fore edge. 342 pp. Mild edgewear to wraps and fore edge of pages. Light toning to wraps. Mild toning and foxing to title page. Else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$25.00
Book #92331
Great Southwest Strike
by Allen, Ruth A.
Published by: University of Texas at Arlington
, 1942
Paperback
Original wraps, 8vo. 174 pp with index, b/w plates, 1 fold-out. First edition. Author's last name written in ink on spine, small soiled spot at top corner of front cover, else Near Fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$49.50
Book #69389
Address on The Early Reminiscences of Western New York and the Lake Region of Country
by Barton, James L.
Published by: Steam Press of Jewett, Thomas & Co.
, 1848
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo. 69 pp. Errata is present. 1st edition. Howes 216. VERY GOOD Disbound, Pages lightly toned. Else VG+.
$50.00
Book #84414
Illustrations of the Manners Customs and Condition of the North American Indians. In a Series of Letters and Notes Written During Eight Years of Travel and Adventure Among the Wildest and Most Remarkable Tribes Now Existing [2 Volumes]
by Catlin, George
Published by: Henry G. Bohn
, 1845
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, Volume 1: 264pp; Volume 2: 265pp. Original red cloth with gilt figures on front boards. Rebacked, original backstrips laid down, new endpapers. Does not have folding map. Bookplates on ffeps. Minor wear to corners. Forecorner of vol 2 ffep clipped. Occasional light foxing. VG+. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$350.00
Book #89482
New England Farmer; or Georgical Dictionary Containing a Compendious Account of the Ways and Methods in Which Important Art of Husbandry, in All Its Various Branches is, or May Be, Practiced to the Greatest Advantage in This Country
by Deane, Samuel
Published by: Isaiah Thomas
, 1797
Leather Bound
Second edition, corrected, improved, and enlarged by the author. 8vo. Contemporary calf, leather spine label, viii, 396pp. Leather scuffed, spine extremeties worn with slight loss of leather, pages moderately toned, light scattered foxing, front hinge cracked, but binding is secure. Previous owner's inscription on front free endpaper, dated 1797.
$200.00
Book #98643
Inquiry Into the Origin of the Antiquities of America
by Delafield, John Jr.
Published by: N. G. Burgess & Co.
, 1839
Leather Bound
First Edition. Cont. gilt-decorated red morocco. large 4to. 142pp, 10 engraved plates, 5 of which are hand colored. Ex-libris with usual markings. Lacks folding plate. Spine & edges scuffed, corners & spine extremeties worn, boards moderately rubbed, moderate scattered foxing throughout, binding and hinges sound. "With an Appendix, Containing Notes, and 'A View of the Causes of the Superiority of the Men of the Northern Over Those of the Southern Hemisphere.' by James Lakey, M. D." All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$250.00
Book #93938
Summary, Historical and Political, of the First Planting, Progressive Improvements, and Present State of the British Settlements in Morth America . 2 Volumes
by Douglass, William
Published by: "Privately Printed"
, 1755
Leather Bound
First London edition with original folding map titled: "North America from the French of Mr. D'Anville Improved with the Back Settlements of Virginia and Course of Ohio Illustrated with Geographical and Historical Remarks. Two volumes, 8vo. full contemporary calf, 5 raised bands, leather labels, iv, 568; v, 416pp. Map has 4" tear where it is attached with no loss, Spine extremeties and corners moderately worn, gilt spines rubbed, hinges moderately cracked but bindings secure, handwritten note pasted in at back of vol. 1. Very Good set in contemporary bindings with the rare map.
$2,750.00
Book #98644
My Sixty Years on the Plains Trapping, Trading, and Indian Fighting
by Hamilton, W. T.
Published by: Forest and Stream
, 1905
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 244pp. First Edition. Portrait frontis and 7 additional plates by Charles M. Russell. Oval portrait pastedown on front cover. Binding and hinges secure. Moderate wear to spine extremities, small bumps to corners, else fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$82.50
Book #83183
History of the Colony of Massachuset's Bay, from the First Settlement Thereof in 1628, Until Its Incorporation with the Colony of Plimouth, Province of Main. Second Edition
by Hutchinson, Thomas
Published by: M. Richardson
, 1765
Leather Bound
2 volumes. Second Edition. 8vo., marbled paper boards expertly rebacked in polished calf, 5 raised bands, leather spine labels. Vol. I: London, M. Richardson, 1765, [6], iv, 566; Vol. II: London, J. Smith, 1768, [4, including errata page], iv, 539. Boards moderately rubbed, old bookplates, numerals in red ink on front endpapers, hinges mildly cracked, bindings secure, edges untrimmed.
$750.00
Book #98622
One Presidential Term
by Junius
Published by: NP
, 1840
Paperback
Pamphlet, 8vo. First edition. 12 pp. Moderate foxing to margins. Edgewear to pages. Else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$20.00
Book #92913
History of New England Containing an Impartial Account of the Civil and Ecclesiastical Affairs of the Country to the Year of Our Lord 1700, to Which is Added the Present State of New England. With a New and Accurate Map of the Country. 2 Volumes
by Neal, Daniel
Published by: J. Clark, R. Ford, R. Cruttenden
, 1720
Leather Bound
Full contemporary calf, leather spine labels, 5 raised bands with folding map in vol. 1 and publisher's ads at end of vol.2. 8vo. two volumes: [1], vi, x [2], 330pp.; [4], 331-712, xv, [1]pp. Front boards detached, but present, old bookplate, POS in brown ink, boards moderately worn, spine label on vol.1 damaged with loss, interiors mildly toned, unmarked.
$2,000.00
Book #98645
Speech of Mr. Ogle of Pennsylvania on the Regal Splendor of the President's Palace Delivered in The House of Representatives April 14 1840
by Ogle, Charles
Published by: NP
, 1840
Paperback
Disbound pamphlet, 8vo. Pages uncut at top edge. 32 pp. #8 in ink on first page. Mild edgewear, foxing, and dust soiling to pages. Horizontal crease to pp 25-32. Else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$16.50
Book #92944
Life in the Far West
by Ruxton, George Frederic
Published by: Harper & Brothers
, 1855
Hardcover
Original cloth, 8vo. Collates to 1849 first edition, except for blank leaves at tail end to replace ads. 235 pp. Some wear to cloth at board corners and spine extremities. POS on ffep. Mild dust soiling to endpapers. Mild darkening to head edge of pages pp 230-blank leaves at tail. Else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$55.00
Book #98343
Scenery of Ithaca and the Head Waters of the Cayuga Lake as Portrayed By Different Writers
by Spencer, Spence
Published by: Spence Spencer
, 1866
Hardcover
Small 8vo., orig. cloth. First edition. 18 full-page + 5 partial-page woodcuts from original photos. 150pp. plus 1-page "Business Localities, Etc." with information on steam boats, railroads, hotels, telegraphs, etc. followed by 1-page errata. Spine extremeties and corners mildly bumped. Front inside hinge mildly cracked but secure. Else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$60.00
Book #85477
History of Nantucket County Island and Town Including Genealogies of First Settlers
by Starbuck, Alexander
Published by: C. E. Goodspeed
, 1924
Hardcover
First Edition. Hardcover, 871 pp. with index, frontis, photos, 4 fold-out maps, errata slip at p. 703. Index to whaling voyages, genealogical index. Historical society bookplate on front endpage, raised stamp on title and last page. Hinges cracked, but binding secure. Light fraying at spine extremities. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$150.00
Book #94878
Celebrated Collection of Americana Formed By the Late Thomas Winthrop Streeter Morristown, New Jersey Sold by Order of The Trustees (Eight Volumes)
by Streeter, Thomas
Published by: Parke-Bernet Galleries
, 1966
Hardcover
Hardcover, small 4tos. Seven volumes + index, total of eight volumes. Prices realized laid in vols 1-6. 3002 pp (7 vols) and 352 pp (index). Previous owner's small, neat stamp on FEP of each vol. Mild fading to spines and board edges. Very faint bumping to board corners on vol 1. Vol 7 has faint pencil prices noted in margin, no other markings. Otherwise a FINE set. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$250.00
Book #93534
Complete History of Connecticut, Civil and Ecclesiastical, from the Emigration of Its First Planters, from England in the Year 1630 to the Year 1764; and to the Close of the Indian Wars. Two Volumes
by Trumbull, Benjamin
Published by: Maltby, Goldsmith and Co.
, 1818
Leather Bound
Full contemporary calf, leather spine labels, engraved frontispiece, 2 volumes: 563pp (misnumbered as p.567); 548pp. Boards scuffed, edges and corners worn, front board on vol. 1 starting, prelims tanned, scattered light foxing, bindings secure.
$400.00
Book #98646
Diplomacy of the War of 1812
by Updyke, Frank A.
Published by: The Johns Hopkins Press
, 1915
Hardcover
Original blue cloth, 8vo. First edition. Signed by the author on front free endpaper. 494 pp with index. Mild wear at board corners. Otherwise FINE. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$82.50
Book #100216
Authenticated Copy of the Last Will and Testament of George Washington of Mt. Vernon Embracing a Schedule of His Real Estate and Notes Thereto By the Testator to Which is Added Historical Notes and Biographical Sketches By the Publisher
by Washington, George
Published by: A. Jackson
, 1868
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo. 58 pp. Waterloo Library and Historical Society sticker on front wrap and inside front wrap. Mild edgewear and soiling to wraps. Else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$15.00
Book #92963
In It
by Whitley, H. C.
Published by: Riverside Press
, 1894
Hardcover
Hardcover, 12mo, 322 pp. First edition. Inscribed by author on front endpage. Text unmarked, binding tight. TEG. Light soiling to spine, else VG+. Author described as "Late chief of the Secret Service Division of the United States Treasury." All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$66.00
Book #51764
First Annual Report of the Newport Historical Society March 19, 1886, Together with an Account of the Dedication Services and Accompanying Documents
by [By Title]
Published by: John P. Sanborn
, 1886
Paperback
Original wraps, 8vo. 44 pp. Academic library bookplate on inside front cover. Catalogue sticker on front cover. Light edgewear and dust soiling to wraps. Else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$11.00
Book #22895
History of the Equestrian Statue of Israel Putnam at Brooklyn Conn.
by [By Title]
Published by: Case, Lockwood & Brainard Co.
, 1888
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo, original red illus wraps, 64pp. Prev owner & cat. code at head of cover, edge-wear at joints & very light scuffing to covers, else Very Good.
$20.00
Book #23259
History of Seneca Co., New York with Illustrations Descriptive of Its scenery, Palatial Residences, Public buildings, Fine blocks, and Important manufactories, from Original Sketches of Artists of the Highest Ability.
by [By Title]
Published by: Everts, Ensign & Everts
, 1876
Hardcover
1st edition. Folio, 1/2 leather, gilt decorative cloth, a.e.g., numerous full-page lithographs. POS on front pastedown, minimal foxing to prelims, small damage at top of inside hinge. Pages bright, sound binding. Slightly musty. Minor scuffing to edges of boards. VERY GOOD condition. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$165.00
Book #63220
Jay T. Snider Collection Featuring the History of Philadelphia and Important Americana
by [By Title]
Published by: Bloomsbury Auctions
, 2008
Hardcover
Hard cover, large 4to., 374pp. Auction catalogue. Profuse color illustrations throughout. Very light rubbing at board corners. Mild bumping to head forecorner of rear board. Else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$11.00
Book #79295
Transactions of the Oneida Historical Society at Utica with By-Laws and Members No. 5 1889-1892
by [by title]
Published by: Oneida Historical Society
, 1892
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo. Contains information on the Iroquois in NY. 200 pp. Mild bookworm to tissue guarding frontis. Dust soiling and a few red pencil marks to front wrap. Edgewear to wraps. Else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$10.00
Book #92908
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