Category: Americana


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Temperance and Racism: John Bull, Johnny Reb and the Good Templars

By: Fahey, David M

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lexington, University Press Of Kentucky: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 6056

ISBN: 0813119847

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

IN vg+ DJ; Brown cl. B&W illustrations. Appendix, notes, biblio. , index. History of 19th cent. Anti-alcohol group & its racial exclusion; 8vo; xiv + 209 pages View more info

Making Better Citizens: Housing Reform and the Community Development of Cincinnati, 1890-1960

By: Fairbanks, Robert B

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Urbana, University Of Illinois Press: 1988

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 8595

ISBN: 0252015541

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

In VG+ DJ; Maroon cl. Maps. Notes, biblio, index. Part of Greater Cincinnati Bicentennial series; 8vo; xii + 243 pages View more info

Corporate Crooks: How Rogue Executives Ripped off Americans...and Congress Helped Them Do It!

By: Farrell, Greg

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Amherst, NY, Prometheus Books: 2006

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 26143

ISBN: 1591024552

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Brown hardback binding. 225 pp. Notes, index; 8vo; 225 pages View more info

Prospector, Cowhand, & Sodbuster: Historic Places Associatedw/ Mining, Ranching & Farming Frontiers in Trans-Mississippi West

By: Ferris, Robert G. (Ed. ) .

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Park Service: 1967

Seller ID: 1282

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

No DJ as issued; Brown cl. Illus. (B&W photos, maps, map eps, color frontis) . Notes, biblio. , index. Descriptions of National Historic Sites; 8vo; xviii + 320 pages View more info

Three brochures promoting charitable contributions to maintain Diplomatic Reception Rooms: American Decorative Arts Available for Donation-1990: The Diplomatic Reception Rooms, 1993; and, The Diplomatic Reception Rooms (No Date)

By: Fine Arts Committee, Department Of State

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Fine Arts Committee, Department of State: 1994

Seller ID: 47223

Condition: Very Good+

Paperbacks. Color photos. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Signed, 1956 Typed Letter from under Secretary of the Army Charles C. Finucane to St. Johns, MI Boy Seeking His Autograph

By: Finucane, Charles C.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Department of the Interior: 1956

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 45456

Condition: Very Good

1 paragraph letter. For some reason on Dept of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs stationary; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Rising to the Challenge: My Leadership Journey

By: Fiorina, Carly

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Sentinel (Penguin): 2015

Edition: Third Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 52380

ISBN: 1591848032

Condition: Good in Very Good+ dust jacket

Bump to lower edge of back cover, in VG+ DJ; Signed by author. Hardback (gray spine/blue boards). Index. Life and views of businesswoman and presidential candidate; 8vo (8.30 X 5.50 X 0.90 inches); x + 208 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Steel Serves the Nation, 1901-1951: The Fifty Year Story of United States Steel

By: Fisher, Douglas A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: US Steel Corporation: 1951

Seller ID: 2106

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

No DJ, spine faded; Black cl w/ tipped in photo to front boards. Illus (B&W & color photos, illus eps) ; 4to; 227 pages View more info

U. S. Customs: Badge of Dishonor

By: Fitzgerald, Darlene

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, Authors Choice/Iuniverse: 2002

Seller ID: 37987

ISBN: 0595167950

Condition: Very Good

Paperback. xxii + 187 pp. B&W photos. Author's experiences as a U. S. Custmons agent; 8vo; xxii + 187 pages View more info

Ghost Town El Dorado

By: Florin, Lambert

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Bonanza Books: 1968

Seller ID: 353

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

In VG DJ; Hardback. 192 pp. B&W photos, maps, drawings. Descriptions & histories of ghost towns throughout the west; Small 4to; 192 pages View more info

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

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: $6.00

Publisher: Chantilly, VA, The History Factory: 1998

Seller ID: 27203

ISBN: 1882771028

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued

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