Category: Americana


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A New Birth of Freedom: Vision for America

By: Forbes, Steve

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C, Regnery Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22908

ISBN: 0895263203

Condition: Very Good

Some underlining and highlighting; Signed/inscr by author on bookplate. Paperback. xx + 204 pp. B&W photos. Views & philosophy of former presidential candidate; Small 8vo; xx + 204 pages View more info

The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin. Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral, and Literary: with His Life, Written by Himself

By: Franklin, Benjamin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Exeter, J. Andb. Williams: 1839

Seller ID: 42181

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Binding edgeworn/rubbed, 1/2 of page 68/69 missing, name/address pencilled on front free endpaper; Full leather binding. Index; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; iv + 224 pages View more info

A Record of Travels in Arizona and California, 1775 - 1776

By: Garces, Francisco (Ed. by John Galvin)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NP, John Howell: 1967

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 6732

Condition: Very Good+

No DJ; Brown patterned cl. Color paintings, drawings, fold out maps. References, index. Account of Franciscan priest's journeys; Small folio; xii + 117 pages View more info

The Wolf and the Raven: Totem Poles of Southeastern Alaska

By: Garfield, Viola E. and Linn A. Forrest

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Seattle, Univ. Of Washington Press: 1999

Edition: Twelfth Printing

Seller ID: 40678

ISBN: 0295739983

Condition: Very Good

Paperback. B&W photos. Biblio; 8vo; x + 162 pages View more info

Wit and Humor of American Politics

By: George W. Jacobs & Co

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Philadephia, George W. Jacobs & Co.: 1903

Seller ID: 48262

Condition: Good+

Corners rubbed, spine slightly darkened ; Red Leatherette binding, portrait of Chauncey M. Depew on frontispiece (with tissue guard) ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 216 pages View more info

Breakdown: How America's Intelligence Failures Led to September 11

By: Gertz, Bill

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Regnery Publishing: 2002

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 27683

ISBN: 0895261480

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Yellow hardback binding. 273 pp. Appendices, notes, index; 8vo; 273 pages View more info

Amigos Remember

By: Gillio, David (ed.)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Albuquerque, NM, Southwest Forest Service Amigos: 2005

Seller ID: 48083

Condition: Very Good+

Paperback. Collection of stories & memories by retired US Forest Service employees; 4to 11" - 13" tall; iii + 95 pages View more info

GISHOLT MACHINE COMPANY NEWSLETTER (2 Issues: Number 65, Feb. 1956 & Number 66, April 1957)

By: Gisholt Machine Company

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Madison, WI, Gisholt Machine Company: 1957

Seller ID: 23688

Condition: Very Good

Both issues folded; Paperback. Both issues have 8 pp & B&W illusts. Articles incl. Cockfighting, coffee, dynamite, & various Gisholt machines; 4to View more info

Vera -The Eighth Generation

By: Goeller, Vera

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Coconut Creek, FL, Self-Published: 1987

Seller ID: 42861

Condition: Good

Dampstain to front cover; Comb-bound paperback. In this autobiography, Vera explores her roots and her life with her husband, Frank Hazard Goeller. Taped to verso of cover is a color photo of Vera. Family celebrations, family scandals and her activities in Republican politics in New York. She includes copies of letters from friends and associates, some famous, some not. Laid in: a 5x7" color photo of Vera from 1988, and a card from Borden's Farm Products listing redu... View more info

Navigating the Century: A Personal Account of Alter Company's First Hundred Years

By: Goldstein, Bernard with William Petre

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Chantilly, VA, The History Factory: 1998

Seller ID: 27203

ISBN: 1882771028

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

No DJ as issued; Photo hardback binding. x+197 p. B&W photos. Biblio. History of business that started as scrap yard & became riverboat gaming co; Small 4to; x + 197 pages View more info

Advertising in America: The First 200 Years

By: Goodrum, Charles and Helen Dalrymple

Price: $27.00

Publisher: NY, Abrams: 1990

Seller ID: 9795

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

In VG+ DJ; Blue cl. Numerous color & B&W illustrations. Sources, biblio, index; 4to; 288 pages View more info

The Beautiful Life of Frances E. Willard: A Memorial Volume

By: Gordon, Anna A, Intro by Lady Henry Somerset

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Chicago, Woman's Temperance Publishing Association: 1898

Seller ID: 44493

Condition: Good

Ex-library, front hinge split, binding lightly edgeworn. ; Gray cloth hardback. B&W illustrations. Memorial tribute to temperance reformer ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 416 pages View more info

Lafayette in America, 1777-1783 (Signed Limited Edition #AA542)

By: Gottschalk, Louis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Arveyres, France, L'Esprit De Lafayette Soceity: 1975

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 49311

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued

Signed by author. Full brown gilt-worked leather hardback, red moire endpapers, ribbon marker. Fold-out maps, indices. Certificate of First Edition laid in. 3 volumes in one ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184 + 364 + 458 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Courting Equality A Documentary History of America's First Legal Same-Sex Marriages

By: Gozemba, Patricia A. & Karen Kahn; Humphries, Marilyn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Press: 2007

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 39754

ISBN: 0807066206

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Signed by both authors (Gozemba & Kahn) , also inscribed by Gozemba, also previous owner's gift inscription on fron pastedown; Hardback (black cloth spine/gray boards). Color & B&W photos, notes. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 224 pages; Signed by All Authors View more info

Undocumented, Illegal and Scared: the Experiences of an Illegal Alien

By: Grant, L. Trevor

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Hillcrest, NY, Yacos Publications: 2000

Seller ID: 27487

ISBN: 096537341X

Condition: Very Good

Paperback. 96 pp. Author's account of immigrating to the US from Trinidad; 8vo; 96 pages View more info

The Mind of a Fox

By: Greager, Howard E

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NP, Self-Published: 1993

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 41102

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

In DJ, previous owner's gift inscription on front pastedown; Signed by author. Green hardback binding. B&W photos. Index. Collection of cowboy humor, pranks and practical jokes ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; viii + 200 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Recollections of a Busy Life: A New Edition, with a Memoir of Mr. Greeley's Later Years and Death (2 Volumes Complete)

By: Greeley, Horace

Price: $20,000.00

Publisher: NY, The Tribune Association: 1873

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 49041

Condition: Very Good

Binding mildy edgeworn, pages slightly yellowed, some instances of shadows from plates on opposing pages, some tipped in letters have some edgewear or splits to fold; Hardbacks (quarter blue gilt-tooled morocco spine & tips on marbled boards) , top edges gilt, marbled endpapers, inner dentelles with corner devises. This two volume set is a labor of love, probably created by collector and bookbinder George A. Zabriskie in the early 1900s. It includes 3 Greeley autographs:... View more info

In Her Own Right: The Life of Elizabeth Cady Stanton

By: Griffith, Elisabeth

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1984

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 21877

ISBN: 0195034406

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

In VG DJ; Signed/inscr by author. Hardback (black cloth spine/orange boards) . B&W photos/notes/index. Bio of 19th century suffragette; 8vo; xx + 268 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Legacy of One-Room Schools

By: Grove, Myrna J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Morgantown, PA, Masthof Pr: 2000

Seller ID: 48234

ISBN: 1883294924

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued

No DJ as issued; Photo hardback binding. B&W photos. Study of one-room school houses throughout the US ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 142 pages View more info

Keeping the Dream Alive: The Cases and Causes of the Southern Poverty Law Center

By: Gunter, Booth

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Montgomery, AL, Southern Poverty Law Center: 2014

Seller ID: 50653

ISBN: 0990699005

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued

No DJ as issued; Black cloth hardback with tipped in color cover illustration. Color & b&W photos. Index; Square 4to 11" - 13" tall; 248 pages View more info