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Image for This Was Harlem: 1900 - 1950

This Was Harlem: 1900 - 1950

By: Anderson, Jervis

Price: $12.35

Publisher: New York, NY, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107933


Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 390 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Ex-library with usual markings. DJ is now protected in mylar cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 - 3 pounds. Category: History; History::Black History; History::American History; United States; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. In... View more info

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History of Kansas, A

By: Arnold, Anna E.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Topeka, KS, State of Kansas: 1915

Seller ID: 107171


Musty smell. Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 250 pp. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. Previous owner's inscription on endpapers. Minor water damage to covers and text. Bumped and rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: History; History::American History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 107171. Hardcover View more info

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Spanish & Mexican Records of the American Southwest

By: Beers, Henry Putney

Price: $52.25

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, University of Arizona Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101374


493pp; Contains separate records information for New Mexico, Texas, California, and Arizona, as well as maps and reference materials. For each state, information is separated into History and Government, Provincial Records, Legislative Records, Archival Reproductions, Documentary Publications, Manuscription Collections, Land Records, Records of Local Jurisdictions, and Ecclesiastical Records; Brown boards with gilt lettering; Light edgewear with a couple of rounding cor... View more info

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Spanish & Mexican Records of the American Southwest

By: Beers, Henry Putney

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, University of Arizona Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101375


493pp; Contains separate records information for New Mexico, Texas, California, and Arizona, as well as maps and reference materials. For each state, information is separated into History and Government, Provincial Records, Legislative Records, Archival Reproductions, Documentary Publications, Manuscription Collections, Land Records, Records of Local Jurisdictions, and Ecclesiastical Records; Brown boards with gilt lettering; Light edgewear with a couple of rounding cor... View more info

Touched with Fire, Alaska's George William Steller

By: Bell, Margaret E.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, NY, William Morrow & Company: 1960

Seller ID: 25265


Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. Illustrator: Ritter, Bob. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Biography & Autobiography; History::American History::Alaska; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25265. Hardcover View more info

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Klondike Lost: A Decade of Photographs by Kinsey and Kinsey

By: Bolotin, Norm; Kinsey, Clarence; Kinsey, Clark; Henning, Robert A.; Olds, Barbara

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Anchorage, AK, Alaska Northwest Pub Co: 1980

Seller ID: 100602


128pp; Some edgewear along the spine, and edges; Some scratches and discoloration on the back cover; Minor soiling on cover; Pages and cover are yellowing, but pages are tight, and have no extraneous markings; Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Travel & Places; History::American History; ISBN: 0882401483. ISBN/EAN: 9780882401485. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon reques... View more info

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Enduring Vision: A History Of The American People To 1877

By: Boyer, Paul S.;Woloch, Nancy;Sitkoff, Harvard;Salisbury, Neal;Kett, Joseph F.;Clark, Clifford E. Jr.

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Lexington, MA, D C Heath & Co: 1996

Seller ID: 102139


533pp; Third edition; One corner is creased; Pages are tight and clean; Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 - 3 pounds. Category: History; History::American History; ISBN: 0669397725. ISBN/EAN: 9780669397727. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 102139. Additional shipping charges may apply. Paperback View more info

Image for Small Folk: A Celebration of Childhood in America

Small Folk: A Celebration of Childhood in America

By: Brant, Sandra; Cullman, Elissa

Price: $17.10

Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101889


180pp; This book traces the status of American youth as it is revealed through the folk are of the late 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries; Core pages are tight and clean, but binding is cracked and webbing is visible from the inside covers; Library stamp and card pocket on endpapers; DJ is protected in a mylar cover, and has standard library labels and tape damage on the protective cover; Additional shipping charges may apply; Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. ... View more info

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Daughters of the Cause: Women of the Civil War

By: Broadwater, Robert P.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Martinsburg, PA, Daisy Publishing: 1993

Edition: Apparent First Edition

Seller ID: 102036


45pp; Great condition with no significant flaws; Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: History; History::American History::Civil War; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 102036. Paperback View more info

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Narratives of the Witchcraft Cases 1648 - 1706 (Original Narratives of Early American History)

By: Burr, George Lincoln Burr

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Barnes & Noble Books: 1975

Seller ID: 105384


Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 465 pp. Pages are tight and clean. One creased corner. Light shelfwear to the cover. Ex-library with minimal markings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: History; History::American History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 105384. Hardcover View more info

Image for Antoinette of Illinois:  A Story of Early America

Antoinette of Illinois: A Story of Early America

By: Davis, Edward

Price: $11.40

Publisher: Litchfield, IL, Sunshine Press: 1950

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 100643


94pp; Stated first limited edition; Brown boards with maroon spine and gilt lettering; Printed on Ticonderoga Tan Laid text paper; Minor edgewear with a very small loss of paper on the back cover; Pages are in great condition; Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: History; History::American History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 100643. Hardcover View more info

Image for To California by Sea: A Maritime History of the California Gold Rush

To California by Sea: A Maritime History of the California Gold Rush

By: Delgado, James P.

Price: $13.30

Publisher: Columbia, SC, University of South Carolina Press: 1996

Seller ID: 108951


Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 237 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Light shelfwear to the cover. Ex-library with usual markings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: History; History::American History; United States; 19th century; ISBN: 1570031533. ISBN/EAN: 9781570031533. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 108951. Paperback View more info

Image for A History of the American Rice Industry, 1685-1985

A History of the American Rice Industry, 1685-1985

By: Dethloff, Henry C.

Price: $20.90

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A & M Univ Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103082


215pp; DJ has no significant flaws, and is now protected in a mylar cover; Library locator label on the lower spine; Pages are tight and clean, except for library markings, stamps, and labels which are present on the endpapers, edge and title page; Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Business, Finance & Marketing; History::American History; ISBN: 089096338X. ISBN/EAN: 9780890963388. Pic... View more info

Image for Sod-House Frontier 1854-1890, The

Sod-House Frontier 1854-1890, The

By: Dick, Everett

Price: $26.60

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, Johnson Publishing Company: 1954

Seller ID: 103793


550pp; A Social History of the Northern Plains from the Creation of Kansas & Nebraska to the Admission of the Dakotas; Bumped and rubbed; Library labels on cover, some blacked out; Library stamps, labels, and markings also on top edge, endpapers, title page, and page 25; Card pocket on back inside cover; Pages are yellowed, with some foxing; Binding is loosening a bit, and one full-page b/w photo is detached; Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. ... View more info

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Exploring the Johnson years

By: Divine, Robert A.

Price: $13.30

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1981

Seller ID: 104791


Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 280 pp. Pages are tight and clean, other than library markings. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Ex-library with usual markings. DJ is now protected in mylar cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Sociology & Culture; History::American History; ISBN: 0292720319. ISBN/EAN: 9780292720312. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upo... View more info

Image for Historic Indiana:  Indiana Properties Listed in the National Register of Historic Places 2003-2004

Historic Indiana: Indiana Properties Listed in the National Register of Historic Places 2003-2004

By: Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, Indiana Department of Natural Resources: 2002

Seller ID: 100491


76pp; One folded corner and very minor edgewear keep this from being as new; Pages are bright, white, and tight; Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Travel & Places; History::American History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 100491. Paperback View more info

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Tulsa's Magic Roots

By: Dunn, Nina Lane

Price: $26.60

Publisher: Tulsa, OK, Oklahoma Book Publishing Company: 1979

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 107202


Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 398 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Dust Jacket worn at edges, some chips and tears. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3-5 pounds. Category: History; History::American History; Signed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 107202. Additional shipping charges may apply. Hardcover View more info

Image for Iowa: A Guide to the Hawkeye State (American Guide Series)

Iowa: A Guide to the Hawkeye State (American Guide Series)

By: Federal Writers' Project

Price: $17.10

Publisher: New York, NY, Hastings House: 1959

Seller ID: 107170


Rebound in a sturdy library binding. Spine caps are fraying. Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 583 pp. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. Spine is cracked and binding is loose, but intact. Ex-library with usual markings. Bumped and rubbed. Corners are rounded. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: History; History::American History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 107... View more info

Image for New Jersey: A Guide to Its Present and Past (American Guide Series)

New Jersey: A Guide to Its Present and Past (American Guide Series)

By: Federal Writers' Project

Price: $22.80

Publisher: New York, NY, Viking Press: 1939

Seller ID: 107203


3" x 2" corner is clipped out of front endpaper. Map that is supposed to be in rear pouch is missing. Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 735 pp. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. Front hinge is cracked. Cover is moderately soiled. Ex-library with usual markings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 - 3 pounds. Category: History; History::American History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Invento... View more info

Image for Towns of New England and Old England, Ireland and Scotland

Towns of New England and Old England, Ireland and Scotland

By: Forbes, Allan

Price: $45.60

Publisher: New York, Tudor Publishing Company: 1936

Seller ID: 102470


450pp; Two parts in one volume; Connecting links between cities and towns of New England and those of the same name in England, Ireland, and Scotland, containing narratives, descriptions, and many views, some done from old prints. Also, much matter pertaining to the founders and settlers of New England and to their memorials on both sides of the Atlantic. Written to commemorate the tercentenary of the landing of the Pilgrims; This is a reprint of the original, publi... View more info