Category: Americana


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The Hudson Through the Years

By: Adams, Arthur G.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Lind Publication: 1983

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 49967

2" closed tear to dust jacket; Maroon cloth hardback. B&W photos, maps. BIbliography, appendices, indices. History of Hudson River Valley; small 4to 11" - 13" tall; 334 pages View more info

The Education of Henry Adams

By: Adams, Henry, Illustrated by Samuel Chamberlain with An Introduction by Henry Seidel Canby

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Boston, Limited Editions Club: 1942

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 51693

In mildly faded/edgeworn/rubbed slipcase; Red cloth hardback. xvi + 486 pp. Illustrated with 12 full page sketches. Index. Autobiography of Harvard historian and descendant of John Q. Adams. Limited edition (no. 1427 of 1500 copies) ; 8vo; xvi + 486 pages; Signed by Illustrator View more info

Stanford from the Foothills to the Bay

By: Allen, Peter C

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Stanford, CA, Stanford Alumni Association: 1980

Seller ID: 2988

In DJ; Tan cl. Color & B&W photos, map. Biblio, index. History of Stanford University; 4to; 228 pages View more info

Life in Letters: American Autograph Journal (Complete Run of 9 Issues: Vol. 5, No. 4, January 1941 through Vol. 7, No. 1, October 1941)

By: American Autograph Shop

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Merion Station, PA, American Autograph Shop: 1941

Seller ID: 46865

Covers lightly age-toned/edgeworn; Paperbacks. Each issue apprx. 50 pp. Monthly journal devoted to letters of historical or literary importance written by great Americans. Complete Run of 9 Issues: Vol. 5, No. 4, January 1941 through Vol. 7, No. 1, October 1941; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

Community Manual, 1654-1954

By: American Jewish Tercentenary

Price: $55.00

Publisher: NY, American Jewish Tercentenary: 1954

Seller ID: 46265

Slightly age-toned; Comb-bound paperback. 77 one-sided pages. 4 pamphlets in rear pocket. Also laid in is text (with notes) of George Washington's 1790 address to Newport, RI Jewish congregation. Manual for community groups wanting to celebrate 300th anniversary of Jewish settlement in the U.S. Copy of this manual previously owned by writer/producer/director Adele Nathan (name/address in pencil on title page) ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 77 pages View more info

Tourist Reference Card for Sighteeing Tours of New York, Washington & Philadelphia (Ca 1910)

By: American Sight-Seeing Car and Coach Co.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NP, American Sight-Seeing Car and Coach Co.: 1910

Seller ID: 42787

Tourist promotional card with photo of open air car with about 50 passengers. Schedules, tours, etc on back; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Communism and the New Left: What They're Up to Now

By: Author Unknown

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C, U. S. News And World Report: 1969

Seller ID: 7630

Chip to base of spine, some underlining; Paperback. B&W photos. Index; Small 8vo; 222 pages View more info

Presbyterian Missions and Cultural Interaction in the Far Southwest, 1850-1950

By: Banker, Mark T

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Urbana, University Of Illinois Press: 1993

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 2951

In DJ; Maroon cl. B&W photos, maps. Biblio, index; 8vo; xiv + 225 pages View more info

Framing American Divorce: From the Revolutionary Generation to the Victorians

By: Basch, Norma

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Univ. Of California Press: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 12985

In DJ; Maroon cl spine/yellow boards. B&W illustrations. Notes, index; 8vo; xii + 237 pages View more info

Our Highland Heritage

By: Beach, Clara Mae

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Highland, MI, Highland Township Sesquicentennial Committee: 1988

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 48744

Light wear to bottom edge of binding, in VG DJ; Signed/inscribed by author. Blue cloth hardback. B&W illustrations. Index, map appendix. Limited edition (no. 69 of 543 copies) . History of Highland, Michigan ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; xiv + 387 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Libby: the Sketches, Letters & Journal of Libby Beaman, Recorded in the Pribilof Islands, 1879-1880

By: Beaman, Libby (ed. by Betty John)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Tulsa, OK, Council Oak Books: 1987

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 17607

No DJ as issued; Hardback (red cloth spine/decorated boards) . 206 pp. B&W illustrations, map; 4to; 206 pages View more info

Blue Water Views of Old New York Including Long Island and the Jersey Shore

By: Beard, John (ed. )

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Barre, MA, Scrimshaw Press: 1970

Seller ID: 7593

Covers sl darkened; Paperback. B&W engravings, drawings, maps. Collection of views from vintage books, magazines, etc; 4to; 128 pages View more info

Street People

By: Beller, Janet (intro by Pete Hamill)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, MacMillan: 1980

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 27897

Covers slightly curled; Paperback. Xii + 107 pp. B&W photos & descriptions of eccentric street people; 4to; xii + 107 pages View more info

Between the Devil and the Deep

By: Black, Murray D.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA, MDB Inc.: 2002

Seller ID: 52894

In VG+ DJ; Blue hardback binding. Color and B&W photos. Index. Autobiography of commercial scuba diver ; Large 8vo (10 X 7.20 X 0.70 inches); 189 pages View more info

Somebody's Gotta Say It

By: Boortz, Neal

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, William Morrow: 2007

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 40123

In VG+ DJ; Signed by author. Black cloth hardback. Political opinions of radio talk show host; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 336 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Somebody's Gotta Say It

By: Boortz, Neal

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, William Morrow: 2007

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 40617

DJ has one small /2" edge tear; Signed by author. Political opinions of radio talk show host; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 336 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Pettis Perry: The Story of a Working Class Leader

By: Boyer, Richard O

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, Self Defense Committee: 1952

Seller ID: 50981

Slight age-toning. ; paperback. Unpaginated (apprx 25 pp). B&W illustrations. Bio of African-American U.S. Communist Party leader; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

Colonial Trade and Commerce, 1733-1774

By: Bradlee, Francis B. C

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Salem, MA, The Essex Institute: 1927

Seller ID: 27073

String-bound paperback. 29 pp. B&W illustrations. Reprinted from Historical Collections of the Essex Institute, Vol LXIIX; 8vo; 29 pages View more info

Building California: The Story of the Carpenters' Union

By: Bullock, Paul et al

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, University of California: 1982

Seller ID: 51622

Edges lightly foxed, covers mildly age-toned ; Paperback. Xii + 371 pp + appendices, + B&W photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xii + 371 pages View more info

River Odyssey: A Story of the Colorado Plateau

By: Callahan, Gerald N

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Niwot, University Press Of Colorado: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 6305

In VG+ DJ; Brown cl. B&W photos, map. Collection of essays & poems about author's observations & experiencing exploring Colorado Plateau; 8vo; 177 pages View more info