Category: Americana


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The Education of Henry Adams

By: Adams, Henry, illustrated by Samuel Chamberlain with an Introduction by Henry Seidel Canby

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Limited Editions Club: 1942

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 51693

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued

In mildly faded/edgeworn/rubbed slipcase; Red cloth hardback. xvi + 486 pp. Illustrated with 12 full page sketches. Index. Autobiography of Harvard historian and descendant of John Q. Adams. Limited edition (no. 1427 of 1500 copies) ; 8vo; xvi + 486 pages; Signed by Illustrator View more info

Merchants of Menace--The Mafia: a Study of Organized Crime

By: Allen, Edward J.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Springfield, IL, Charles C Thomas: 1962

Seller ID: 53922

ISBN: 0398041873

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

No DJ, bookplate; Signed and inscribed by Al Sutton (FBI agent mentioned in book). B&W photos. Bibliography, appendix, index; 8vo (9.1 X 6.0 X 1.0 inches); xviii + 326 pages; Signed by Associated View more info

The University of Colorado, 1876-1976

By: Allen, Frederick S. , Ernest Andrade, Mark S. Foster, Philip I. Mitterling, & H. Lee Scamehorn

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1976

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 2607

ISBN: 0151930007

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

VG DJ price-clipped; Blue cl. B&W photos. Appendices, notes, index; 8vo; xii + 319 pages View more info

Stanford from the Foothills to the Bay

By: Allen, Peter C

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Stanford, CA, Stanford Alumni Association: 1980

Seller ID: 2988

ISBN: 0916318028

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

In DJ; Tan cl. Color & B&W photos, map. Biblio, index. History of Stanford University; 4to; 228 pages View more info

Covered Bridges of the Middle West

By: Allen, Richard Sanders

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Bonanza Books: 1970

Seller ID: 46187

ISBN: 0517128462

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

In VG+ DJ ; Tan hardbck binding. B&W photo pictorial. Appendices, biblio, glossary, index ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 158 pages View more info

Life in Letters: American Autograph Journal (Complete Run of 9 Issues: Vol. 5, No. 4, January 1941 through Vol. 7, No. 1, October 1941)

By: American Autograph Shop

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Merion Station, PA, American Autograph Shop: 1941

Seller ID: 46865

Condition: Good+

Covers lightly age-toned/edgeworn; Paperbacks. Each issue apprx. 50 pp. Monthly journal devoted to letters of historical or literary importance written by great Americans. Complete Run of 9 Issues: Vol. 5, No. 4, January 1941 through Vol. 7, No. 1, October 1941; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

Steel Serves the Farmer

By: American Iron and Steel Institute

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, American Iron and Steel Institute: 1947

Seller ID: 43340

Condition: Very Good

Paperback. Date uncertain (ca 1947) . B&W photos ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 24 pages View more info

Community Manual, 1654-1954

By: American Jewish Tercentenary

Price: $55.00

Publisher: NY, American Jewish Tercentenary: 1954

Seller ID: 46265

Condition: Very Good

Slightly age-toned; Comb-bound paperback. 77 one-sided pages. 4 pamphlets in rear pocket. Also laid in is text (with notes) of George Washington's 1790 address to Newport, RI Jewish congregation. Manual for community groups wanting to celebrate 300th anniversary of Jewish settlement in the U.S. Copy of this manual previously owned by writer/producer/director Adele Nathan (name/address in pencil on title page) ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 77 pages View more info

Tourist Reference Card for Sighteeing Tours of New York, Washington & Philadelphia (Ca 1910)

By: American Sight-Seeing Car and Coach Co.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NP, American Sight-Seeing Car and Coach Co.: 1910

Seller ID: 42787

Condition: Very Good

Tourist promotional card with photo of open air car with about 50 passengers. Schedules, tours, etc on back; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Last Resorts

By: Amory, Cleveland

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1952

Seller ID: 53636

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket

Foxing to title page in chipped/age-toned dust jacket ; Hardback (black cloth spine/green boards). B&W platess, endpapers decorated in color, index. Study of vacation resorts of the rich and famous; 8vo (8.5 X 6.0 X 1.5 inches); 527 pages View more info

Historic Fires of the West

By: Andrews, Ralph W

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Bonanza: 1966

Seller ID: 22523

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

No DJ; Red cloth hardback. 191 pp. B&W photos. Index; 4to; 191 pages View more info

The Freedom Revolution: The New Republican House Majority Leader Tells why Big Government Failed, why Freedom Works....

By: Armey, Dick

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C, Regnery Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28688

ISBN: 0895264692

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

In VG DJ, previous owner's name penned on front free endpaper; Signed by author on title page. Hardback (white cloth spine/blue boards) ; 8vo; xii + 318 pages; Signed by Author View more info

LOOK MAGAZINE (Vol. 35, No. 21, Oct 19, 1971)

By: Arthur, William B. (Ed. )

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Des Moines, IA, Cowles Communications: 1971

Seller ID: 26478

Condition: Very Good

Address label; Paperback. 90 pp. Includes Allen Drury's article titled Inside the White House 1971; 4to; 90 pages View more info

Kissinger: the Adventures of Super-Kraut

By: Ashman, Charles R

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, Lyle Stuart: 1972

Seller ID: 28028

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

In lightly edgeworn price-clipped DJ; Blue cloth hardback. 240 pp Bio of famed presidential foreign policy adviser, Henry Kissinger; 8vo; 240 pages View more info

Little Known Facts about Bundling in the New World

By: Aurand, Monroe

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Lancaster, PA, Aurand Press: 1938

Seller ID: 5298

Condition: Very Good

Crossed out price on cover, prev owner's gift inscription; Wraps. 32 page booklet. Drawings. Describes old custom of sharing bed w/ supposedly to keep warm w/ no intention of sex; 12mo; 32 pages View more info

Pathways to the Old Northwest: An Observance of Bicentennial of the Northwest Ordinance, Proceedings of a Conference........

By: Author Unknown

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana Historical Society: 1988

Seller ID: 1664

Condition: Very Good

Wraps. Index. Collection of essays by various authors from conference held at Franklin College in 1987; 8vo; xvi + 93 pages View more info

LIFE MAGAZINE (Vol. 61, No. 1, July 1, 1966)

By: Author Unknown

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Time, Inc: 1966

Seller ID: 4314

Condition: Very Good

Cover story is on findings from Surveyor moon mission; Folio; 90 pages View more info

Who's Who in the Central States: a Business, Professional and Social Record of Men and Women of Achievement..........

By: Author Unknown

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C, Mayflower: 1929

Seller ID: 7568

Condition: Good with no dust jacket

No DJ, hinges split, binding mildly edgeworn, spine faded; Blue HB binding; 8vo; 1184 pages View more info

List of Publications of the Bureau of American Ethnology with Index to Authors and Titles

By: Author Unknown

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C, GPO: 1962

Seller ID: 8634

Condition: Good+

Wraps slightly faded; Wraps. Index; Small 8vo; 130 pages View more info

LIFE MAGAZINE (Vol. 58, No. 2, July 1, 1965)

By: Author Unknown

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Time, Inc: 1965

Seller ID: 8645

Condition: Good+

Covers slightly edgeworn; With Ted Kennedy on cover; Folio; 94 pages View more info