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Great Southwest Strike
by Allen, Ruth A.
Published by: University of Texas at Arlington
, 1942
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.
Book #69389
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.
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. Contemporary gilt-decorated red morocco. large 4to. 142pp, 10 engraved plates, 5 of which are hand colored. Ex-libris with two small library stamps on title page and rear endpaper. 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.
Book #93938
Summary, Historical and Political, of the First Planting, Progressive Improvements, and Present State of the British Settlements in North America . 2 Volumes
by Douglass, William
Published by: R. Baldwin
, 1755
Leather Bound
First London edition," re-printed for R. Baldwin" 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.
Book #98644
My Sixty Years on the Plains Trapping, Trading, and Indian Fighting
by Hamilton, W. T.
Published by: Forest and Stream
, 1905
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.
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.
Book #98622
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 worn, spine label on vol.1 damaged with loss, interiors mildly toned, unmarked.
Book #98645
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.
Book #98646
Diplomacy of the War of 1812
by Updyke, Frank A.
Published by: The Johns Hopkins Press
, 1915
First edition. Signed by the author on front free endpaper. Original blue cloth, 8vo, 494 pp with index. Mild wear at corners and spine extremeties. Otherwise FINE.
Book #100216
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
by Wheelock, Eleazar
Published by: Rochester Reprints
, 1909
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.
Book #92331
In It
by Whitley, H. C.
Published by: Riverside Press
, 1894
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.
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
Original wraps, 8vo. 44 pp. Academic library bookplate on inside front cover. Catalogue sticker on front cover. Light edgewear and soiling to wraps. Else VERY GOOD -.
Book #22895
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
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, slightly musty. Pages bright, sound binding. Minor scuffing to edges of boards. VERY GOOD condition.
Book #63220
Jay T. Snider Collection - Featuring the History of Philadelphia and Important Americana - 19 November 2008
by [By Title]
Published by: Bloomsbury Auctions
, 2008
Hard cover, large 4to., 374pp. Auction catalogue. Profusely illustrated in color. Very light rubbing at board corners. Mild bumping to head forecorner of rear board. Else VERY GOOD.
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, 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.
Book #92908
Orchard Lake and Its Island
by [by title]
Published by: N.P.
, 1111
Privately printed, no publishing info, possible true 1st ed. Cloth boards with gilt titles, 8vo, 71pp.B/w photographs throughout printed on coated paper. Light rubbing to board edges, faint spotting on front cover and spine of boards, else VG+. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
Book #96338
Meanderings Among a Thousand Islands. An Illustrated and Descriptive Hand Book of the Picturesque Daily Excursion on the St. Lawrence. By the "Wanderer."
by [by title]
Published by: G. Rockwell
, 1890
Original color illustrated wraps, 8vo, 72pp. Double-page color map, numerous b/w photo-engraved illustrations of boats, buildings, scenes, hotel ads, etc. Tiny tear at fore edge of fron wraps, rear wrap has a creased corner, else FINE.
Book #98107
State and County Laws of New York in More General Use. Compiled from the Revised Statutes of New York, and Subsequent Acts of the Legislature, to the Close of the Session of 1862.
by [by title]
Published by: N. C. Miller
, 1863
Full title: 'Together with the Statutory Provisions of a General Nature Remaining Unrepealed Containing Justice of the Peace, Justices' Courts, Constables, Militia, Assessors, Supervisors, Common Schools, Elections, Collector of Taxes, Fugitive Slave Law, Cattle, Pound-Masters, Dogs, Strays, Highways, Sheriff, Fences and Fence-Viewers, Taverns, Auctions, Libel, Treason, Interest of Money- Usury, Mechanics' Liens, Misdemeanors, Landlord and Tenant, Apprentices, Etc. Together with a Great Number of Valuable Forms Indispensable for Business Purposes, Interest Tables, Banking Tables, Rates of Postage, Tables of Coin, the United States Direct Tax Laws of 1861 and 1862. Cloth, 8vo, 595pp. POS dated 1864 on ffep, slip of political positions laid in. Light sporadic foxing throughout. Light rubbing and soiling to boards, chips at corners, front board, and spine extremities, mild loss at crown of spine, else VG. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
Book #98113
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