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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 reductions in the price of their milk. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

A New Company Operating in the Goldfields of Colorado and Nevada

By: Golden Sun Mining and Milling Company

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Denver, CO, Golden Sun Mining and Milling Company: 1900

Seller ID: 54576

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


No date (ca 1900) , folded horizontally in thirds, small tears at folds ; Four page brochure promoting sale of gold mining stock. B&W photos ; 4to; 4 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

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

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: a tipped-in Greeley signature, a tipped-in 4 line note signed by Greeley, and a laid-in portion of letter signed by Greeley.... 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