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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

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: $15.00

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

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

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

The Power of One

By: Baird, John

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bryn Mawr, PA, The American College: 1997

Seller ID: 27259

ISBN: 0943590906

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ DJ; Gray cloth hardback. xii + 261 pp. B&W photos. Index. History of The American College; Large 8vo; xii + 261 pages View more info

Great Inventions, Good Intentions: an Illustrated History of American Design Patents

By: Baker, Eric, Text by Jane Martin

Price: $6.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 1990

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 41023

ISBN: 0877017603

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. B&W drawings. Biblio ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 144 pages View more info

The Justice from Beacon Hill: the Life and Times of Oliver Wendell Holmes

By: Baker, Liva

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Harpercollins: 1991

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 11668

ISBN: 0060166290

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


In DJ, small name/date penned on front free endpaper; Blue cl spine/blue boards. B&W photos. Abbreviations, sources/biblio, notes, index. Bio of Supreme Court judge; 8vo; xiv + 783 pages View more info

Silver Queen: the Fabulous Story of Baby Doe Tabor

By: Bancroft, Caroline

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Denver, Bancroft Booklets: 1955

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 5537

Condition: Very Good


Wraps. B&W photos, portraits. Life of Denver rags to riches to rags turn of the century socialite; 8vo; 49 pages View more info

The Seventh Child: A Lucky Life

By: Baxter, Freddie Mae (ed. by Gloria Bley Miller)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1999

Seller ID: 23964

ISBN: 0375406204

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ DJ ; Hardback (red spine/gray boards) . x + 223 pp. Black women's experiences growing up as 7th of 8 children in rural SC & Harlem; Small 8vo; x + 223 pages View more info

A Biographical History of the Becker Family: and Their Early Settlement in America and Other Unpublished Information Belonging Thereto

By: Becker, Leah B

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Bibliolife: 2014

Seller ID: 48819

Condition: Very Good+


Date uncertain (ca 2014) ; Paperback. B&W illustrations, index. Facsimile reprint of 1901 edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 137 pages View more info

A World of Discovery: an Exploration of Behind-The-Scenes Research in the Arts, Sciences and Humanities

By: Bello, Mark

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C, Smithsonian Institution: 1993

Seller ID: 6643

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Paperback. Color & B&W photos, drawings. A look at the work of the Smithsonian; 4to; 128 pages View more info

GREAT AMERICAN LAW REVIEWS

By: Berring, robert C. (ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Legal Classics Library: 1984

Seller ID: 54415

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


No DJ as issued; Full gilt-worked blue leather binding, AEG, ribbon marker, 4 raised bands, marbled endpapers. 787 pp. Notes from the Editors laid in along with 2 page letter from publisher. Limited edition no. 2866 ; 4to; 787 pages View more info

The Journals of the Expedition under the Command of Capts. Lewis and Clark (2 Vols)

By: Biddle, Nicholas (ed.), introduction by June Namias, foreword by John Bakeless)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, Easton Press: 1993

Seller ID: 51056

Condition: Very Good


Small amount of loss to gilt on front & rear covers ; Green gilt-worked leather bindings, all edges gilt, ribbon markers, biege moire endpapers. Color plates, B&W in-text illustrations, maps including one foldout. Vol I: xl + 231 pp. Vol II: xviii + pages 232-545; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xl+xviii+545 pages View more info

Colonial Trade and Commerce, 1733-1774

By: Bradlee, Francis B. C

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Salem, MA, The Essex Institute: 1927

Seller ID: 27073

Condition: Very Good


String-bound paperback. 29 pp. B&W illustrations. Reprinted from Historical Collections of the Essex Institute, Vol LXIIX; 8vo; 29 pages View more info

First Across the Continent: The Story of the Exploring Expedition of Lewis & Clark

By: Brooks, Noah

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NP, Meadwestvaco: 2003

Seller ID: 17647

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


No slipcase or DVD, name/address penned on title page; Tan cloth hardback, ribbon marker. 346 pp. Part of MeadWestvaco American Classics Series; 8vo; 346 pages View more info

The Mississippi River and its Source: A Narrative and Critical History of the Discovery of the River and its Headwaters, Accompanied by the Results of Detailed Hydrographic and Topographic Surveys

By: Brower, J.V.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Harrison and Smith: 1893

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 54673

Condition: Very Good


Binding lightly edgeworn, 4" closed tear to foldout map; Inscribed by author (no signature) to Congressman Ignatius Donnelly. Hardback (leather spine and tips, 5 raised bands, brown boards, all edges red, beveled edges). B&W illustrations, maps (including foldouts). Appendix, index ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xvi + 360 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Signed, 1955 typed letter from U.S. Commissioner of Education, S.M. Brownell, to St. Johns, MI boy seeking his autograph

By: Brownell, S. M.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Department of Health, Education and Welfare: 1955

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 45458

Condition: Very Good


1 paragraph letter on Department of Health, Education and Welfare, Office of Education stationary; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1 pages; Signed by Author View more info

1955 autograph of U.S. Commissioner of Education, S.M. Brownell

By: Brownell, S.M.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Department of Health, Education and Welfare: 1955

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 45459

Condition: Very Good


autograph only; Oblong 48mo 3½" - 4" tall; 1 pages; Signed by Author View more info

1955 autograph of U.S. Commissioner of Education, S.M. Brownell

By: Brownell, S.M.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Department of Health, Education and Welfare: 1955

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 45460

Condition: Very Good


autograph only; Oblong 48mo 3½" - 4" tall; 1 pages; Signed by Author View more info