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The Generations of Corning: The Life and Times of a Global Corporation

By: Dyer, Davis and Daneil Gross

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 12773

ISBN: 0195140958

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ pc DJ; White spine/white boards. B&W photos. Notes, index. History of glass manufacturer; 8vo; xx + 507 pages View more info

1864 contract between Mary L. Anderson (Beaver County, PA) and Nathan Baker (Eaton County, MI) for sale of 42 acres of land in Eaton County, MI

By: Eaton County, Michigan

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Eaton County, Michigan: 1864

Seller ID: 51381

Condition: Very Good


7.75" x 12" unfolded, 3" x 4.5" unfolded ; 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

Man of Honor, Man of Peace: The Life and Words of Adlai Stevenson

By: editors Of Country Beautiful

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1965

Seller ID: 17074

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


In edgeworn pc DJ; Black hardback binding. 98 pp. B&W photos. Life of American politician & ambassador; 4to; 98 pages View more info

Great Fires of America

By: editors Of Country Beautiful

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Waukesha, WI, Country Beautiful Corp: 1973

Seller ID: 22478

ISBN: 0872940489

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


In VG DJ, bookplate; Blue hardback binding. 208 pp. Color & B&W illustrations. Appendix; 4to; 208 pages View more info

NEWSWEEK MAGAZINE (January 4, 1965)

By: Elliott, Osborn (Ed. )

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, Newsweek, Inc: 1969

Seller ID: 44007

Condition: Good


Pages slightly yellowed, 1" split to bottom of spine ; Paperback. 64Pp. B&W & color illustrations, ads. Artist Willem de Kooning on cover ; 4to; 96 pages View more info

Our Story: the Embrescia Family, 1889-2001

By: Embrescia, Thomas J

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NP, Self-Published: 2001

Seller ID: 37756

Condition: Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


In DJ, spine slightly cocked; Red leather hardback. 219 pp. Color & B&W photos, map. History of Italian-American family; 4to; 219 pages View more info

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: $8.00

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

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