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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

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:... 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

Feasts and Celebrations in North American Ethnic Communities

By: Gutierrez, Ramon A. and Genevieve Fabre (Eds. )

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, Univ. Of New Mexico Press: 1995

Seller ID: 3238

ISBN: 0826315933

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ DJ; Black cl. Index. Collection of essays by various authors; 8vo; xiv + 195 pages View more info

Garden of the Gods, Colorado: Souvenir Folder

By: H. H. Tammen Co

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Denver, H. H. Tammen Co: 1940

Seller ID: 21781

Condition: Very Good


Foldout postcard containing 20 colorized views of Colorado Springs area. Text inside of cover. Date uncertain (circa 1940) ; Oblong 32mo 4" - 5" tall View more info

Mission to America: Five Islamic Sectarian Communities in North America

By: Haddad, Yvonne Yazbeck and Jane Idleman Smith

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Gainesville, University Press Of Florida: 1993

Seller ID: 8462

ISBN: 0813012163

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


No DJ as issued; Blue cl. B&W photos. Notes, biblio, index; 8vo; xii + 226 pages View more info

Mission to America: Five Islamic Sectarian Communities in North America

By: Haddad, Yvonne Yazbeck and Jane Idleman Smith

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Gainesville, University Press Of Florida: 1993

Seller ID: 8485

ISBN: 0813012163

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


No DJ as issued; Blue cl. B&W photos. Notes, biblio, index; 8vo; xii + 226 pages View more info

Mission to America: Five Islamic Sectarian Communities in North America

By: Haddad, Yvonne Yazbeck and Jane Idleman Smith

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Gainesville, University Press Of Florida: 1993

Seller ID: 8516

ISBN: 0813012163

Condition: Very Good+


No DJ as issued; Blue cl. B&W photos. Notes, biblio, index; 8vo; xii + 226 pages View more info

The Hallocks Since the Civil War

By: Halbert's

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NP, Historical Book Offer: 1994

Seller ID: 43556

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. Unpaginated (apprx 150 pp). Mostly a guide for beginning genealogical research; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 150 pages View more info

The New Alchemists: Silicon Valley and the Microelectronics Revolution

By: Hanson, Dirk

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co: 1982

Seller ID: 7869

ISBN: 0316343420

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


In lightly edgeworn DJ; Black spine/red boards. Notes, biblio, index; 8vo; xviii + 364 pages View more info

A WORLD UNSUSPECTED: PORTRAITS OF SOUTHERN CHILDHOOD (The Lyndhurst Series on the South)

By: Harris, Alex (Ed. )

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Univ Of North Carolina Press: 1987

Seller ID: 37129

ISBN: 0807817481

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In DJ, previous owner's ownership note on front free ep; Hardback (red cloth spine/tan cloth boards) . Xxii + 237 pp. B&W photos. Collection of writings by various writers; 8vo; xxii + 237 pages View more info

Pulling the Temple Down: The Fire-Eaters and the Destruction of the Union

By: Heidler, David S

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Mechanicsburg, PA, Stackpole: 1994

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 2231

ISBN: 0811706346

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ DJ; Brown cl spine/brown boards. B&W plates. Notes, biblio, index. Study of men responsible for slave states seceding from Union; 8vo; x + 262 pages View more info

Open Wide the Freedom Gates: A Memoir

By: Height, Dorothy (foreword by Maya Angelou)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Publicaffairs: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 38444

ISBN: 1586481576

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ DJ ; Signed by author on card taped to front free ep Hardback (purple spine/yellow boards). xii + 322 pp. B&W photos. Index. Civil right's activist's memoirs; 8vo; xii + 322 pages; Signed by Author View more info