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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

No Place like Home: Quad-Cities Historic Postcards, Volume I

By: Henderson, Jill (Project Director)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Moline, IL, Dispatch-Argus: 2005

Seller ID: 26560

ISBN: 0976116243

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


No DJ as issued; Illustrated hardback binding. Apprx 200 pp. Old P-cards from Davenport, IA & Rock Island, Moline, & Bettendorf, IL; Oblong 8vo View more info

Team Rodent: How Disney Devours the World

By: Hiaasen, Carl

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Ballantine: 1998

Edition: Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 25693

ISBN: 0345422805

Condition: Very Good


One dogeared page; Paperback. 83 pp. Looks at impact of Walt Disney Co. On American culture; 12mo; 83 pages View more info

Team Rodent: How Disney Devours the World

By: Hiaasen, Carl

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Ballantine: 1998

Edition: Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 28131

ISBN: 0345422805

Condition: Very Good+


Paperback. 83 pp. Looks at impact of Walt Disney Co. On American culture; 12mo; 83 pages View more info