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Hispanic Temas: A Contribution to the Knowledge Bank of the Hispanic Community

By: Hidalgo, Hilda, and Joan L. McEniry (editors)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Newark, NJ, Puerto Rican Studies Program, Newark College of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers - State Univ. of New Jersey:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026622

ISBN: 096158050X

Condition: Fine


Red cloth, lettered in gold foil. As issued, with corrected pagination strip mounted on Contents page. viii,205 pp. View more info

Subsistence U.S.A.

By: Hill, Carol

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Subsistence Press/Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009563

ISBN: 0030912229

Condition: VG+


Mildly soiled stiff paper wraps, one binding crease. 192 pp., illus. w/ full page b&w photographic plates. View more info

Records of the National Park Service [The National Archives of the United States Preliminary Inventories No. 166]

By: Hill, Edward E. (compiler)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., GPO for National Archives: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035013

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, pale salmon wraps, lettered in black. Slight handling wear. [vii],52 pp. View more info

The Pursuit of Science in Revolutionary America 1735-1789

By: Hindle, Brooke

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC and Williamsburg, VA, Chapel Hill Books/Univ. of North Carolina Press for Institute of Early American History and Culture: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032088

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps. Light shelf wear. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. xi,410 pp. From the Harry L. Rinker collection of the history of technology. View more info

Technology in Early America: Needs and Opportunities for Study

By: Hindle, Brooke, with Lucius F. Ellsworth

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC and Williamsburg, VA, University of North Carolina Press for Institute of Early American History and Culture: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032198

Condition: VG+


Stiff illus. wraps. Light shelf wear. Firm, square binding with one stress crease. Top text block edge slightly rough-cut, original to issue. xix,145 pp. View more info

The Ladies of the White House; or, In the Home of the Presidents, Being a Complete History of the Social and Domestic Lives of the Presidents from Washington to the Present Time -- 1789-1881

By: Holloway, Laura C.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Philadelphia and Boston, Bradley & Co./R. H. Curran & Co.: 1881

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046825

ISBN: B00086UO7U

Condition: VG+


Brown cloth variant, lettered/decorated in gilt and black, beveled edges, text block edged in gilt. Mild rubbing to corners and spine extremities, minor surface rubbing in a few areas. Firm binding, intact hinges, clean interior. 682 pp., illus. w/ engraved plates. Plate guards are typically toned, plates nicely intact with light ghosting from the guards. Nicely preserved copy with minor faults. View more info

Soldiers of Progress and Industry

By: Hornady, John R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead and Co.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022705

Condition: Good


Dark green ribbed cloth, lettered in gilt. Moderate shelf/handling wear, modest binding lean, spine lettering faded and partially rubbed on front cover, short closed tear to cloth (repaired) along rear joint. Text block edges dulled by age, endpapers somewhat soiled, interior otherwise clean. vii,243 pp., color frontis. portrait of William Patrick Lay, (21) b&w plates. 1st edition, no additional printings indicated. Exceptionally scarce early response to the 1929 st... View more info

Presence of the Past: A History of the Preservation Movement in the United States before Williamsburg

By: Hosmer, Charles B., Jr.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040411

Condition: VG+


Dark red cloth, lettered in gold foil. Red topstain somewhat faded/sunned, slight foxing to text block fore-edge, with slight dampstaining to bottom text block corner, otherwise essentially as issued. Gift inscription on front flyleaf. Color illus. dust jacket shows sunned spine panel, chipping to head of spine, loss at bottom rear corner, a few minor edge chips and tears, now in mylar. 386 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. View more info

Kings of Fortune; or, The Triumphs and Achievements of Noble, Self-Made Men

By: Houghton, Walter R. (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, A. E. Davis & Co.: 1885

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041960

Condition: Very Good


Original copy, rebound in olive buckram, lettered in gilt. Ex-library copy, noncirculating and thus lightly marked (stamps to fore- and bottom edges), with little actual wear. Mild spotting to portions of covers, text block edges somewhat toned. 621 pp. A solid reading copy. View more info

The Music of George Washington's Time

By: Howard, John Tasker

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Washington, D.C., United States George Washington Bicentennial Commission: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016553

Condition: VG-


Booklet, pale yellow wraps, illus. in blue. Lightly soiled, short closed tear along top front edge. 104 pp. View more info

U.S.iana (1650-1950): A Selective Bibliography in Which are Described 11,620 Uncommon and Significant Books Relating to the Continental Portion of the United States [Revised and Enlarged Edition]

By: Howes, Wright (compiler)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, R. R. Bowker Co. For the Newberry Library: 1962

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 013956

ISBN: 0835201031

Condition: VG+


Brown buckram. 1988 ptg. of 1962 2nd edition. 652 pp. Indispensible reference for the Americanist. Mild handling wear, a few surface marks, slightly cocked binding. B001JAVF5Y View more info

U.S.iana (1650-1950): A Selective Bibliography in Which are Described 11,620 Uncommon and Significant Books Relating to the Continental Portion of the United States [Revised and Enlarged Edition]

By: Howes, Wright (compiler)

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, R. R. Bowker Co. For the Newberry Library: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027979

ISBN: B003PXT1WC

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, dark blue buckram, lettered in gilt. Very scarce original 1954 edition. x,656 pp. Indispensible reference for the Americanist. Mild handling wear, mildly rubbed edges/corners, text block edges somewhat dulled by age. View more info

U.S.iana (1650-1950): A Selective Bibliography in Which are Described 11,620 Uncommon and Significant Books Relating to the Continental Portion of the United States [Revised and Enlarged Edition]

By: Howes, Wright (compiler)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, R. R. Bowker Co. For the Newberry Library: 1962

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 046559

ISBN: B01A65V98K

Condition: Near Fine


Brown buckram. 1962 2nd edition. 652 pp. Minor shelf wear, slight foxing to endpapers. Indispensible reference for the Americanist. Mild handling wear, a few surface marks, slightly cocked binding. View more info

TIME Special Issue: American Visions [Spring 1997]

By: Hughes, Robert

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Time, Inc.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019946

Condition: Near Fine


Special issue centered around the publication and PBS series of Robert Hughes' American Visions. 88 pp., illus. in color. Slight shelf/handling wear, very nicely preserved, no address label. View more info

Bring On The Clowns

By: Hugill, Beryl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, Chartwell Books: 1980

Seller ID: 004289

ISBN: 0890093431

Condition: Fine


224 pp., illus. in color, b&w. Virtually as issued, dust jacket slightly chipped at top fore-edge corners. Illus. history of clowns and clowning, circus lore, Harlequin, Pierrot, etc. View more info

The American Pilgrim's Way in England to Homes and Memorials of the Founders of Virginia, the New England States, and Pennsylvania, the Universities of Harvard and Yale, the First President of the United States & Other Illustrious Americans [#28/500, Larg

By: Huish, Marcus B.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: London, The Fine Art Society Ltd.: 1907

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 035898

Condition: VG+


Medium brown 1/2 morocco, tan marbled paper covered boards, lettered in gilt on upper front cover and spine panel, deckled text block edges. No. 28 of a large-paper edition limited to 500 copies, hand-numbered and initialed on limitation page (verso of half-title). Leather is mildly rubbed along portions of both joints, with slight separations along upper joints. Binding firm, interior fully intact. xxvi,312 pp., copiously illustrated with 130 illustrations, includin... View more info

The Paths of Inland Commerce: A Chronicle of Trail, Road, and Waterway [Chronicles of America No. 21]

By: Hulbert, Archer B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046050

ISBN: B000ZGHSOU

Condition: Near Fine


Dark green cloth, lettered and elaborately decorated in gilt, ivory and black, deckled text block edges with top edge in gilt. Minor shelf wear, slight binding lean. Clean interior. xii,211 pp. View more info

The Lost Towns and Roads of America: A Journey Revealing Early America Still Here Today

By: Humphreys, J. R.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1961

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 001221

Condition: Very Good


Mildly rubbed extremities and edges, modest shelf wear to dust jacket, with slightly chipped extremities. 194 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Only What We Could Carry: The Japanese American Internment Experience

By: Inada, Lawson Fusao (editor, intro.); Patricia Wakida (pref.); William Hohri (afterword)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley and San Francisco, CA, Heyday Books/California Historical Society: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038977

ISBN: 1890771309

Condition: Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps. xxiii,440 pp., illus. Essentially as issued. 6th ptg. View more info

In Their Name: Dedicated to the Brave and the Innocent Oklahoma City, April 1995 [SIGNED BY OKLAHOMA FIRST LADY CATHY KEATING]

By: Irving, Clive (editor); Mike Brake (oral history editor); Tom Brokaw; Suzanne Hodgart (photo editor); Rev. Billy Graham (fwd.)

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed Associational

Seller ID: 013172

ISBN: 067944825X

Condition: Fine


Stated 1st edition. 176 pp., illus. with color plates. As issued. Dust jacket shows very slightly rubbed edges. Inscribed by Cathy Keating, First Lady of Oklahoma, on half-title. View more info

The Dream City: A Portfolio of Photographic Views of the World's Columbian Exposition

By: Ives, Prof. Halsey C. (intro.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: St. Louis, MO, N. D. Thompson Publishing Co.: 1893

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046880

ISBN: B01M9HSM5T

Condition: Good


Brown 1/2 leather, brown pebbled boards, lettered in gilt (cover variant with no illustration, text only). Binding copy with both covers detached but present, lacking spine panel (binding intact and firm). Leather rubbed with loss. Contents intact and generally clean, a few minor scattered soil marks. View more info

A Year at Monticello -- 1795

By: Jackson, Donald

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Golden, CO, Fulcrum, Inc.: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045431

ISBN: 1555910505

Condition: As New


Black 1/4 cloth, tan paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued. [vii],117 pp. View more info

The Life of Andrew Jackson (Complete in One Volume)

By: James, Marquis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, Bobbs-Merrill: 1938

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 001024

Condition: Near Fine


Previously issued in separate volumes 1933, 1937, 1st combined. Lightly soiled toward bottom edge, slight shelf wear. Very minor closed tear on fore-edge of frontis. portrait; interior slightly toned, former owner signature on verso of FFEP. Firm binding. View more info

The Life of Andrew Jackson (Complete in One Volume)

By: James, Marquis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, Bobbs-Merrill Co.: 1938

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 040493

Condition: Near Fine


Red buckram, gilt on black title panel on upper spine, top text block edge stained red. Previously issued in separate volumes 1933, 1937, 1st combined. Slight shelf wear, text block edges a bit toned by age. [xiii],972 pp., illus., endpaper maps. View more info

An Historian's World: Selections from the Correspondence of John Franklin Jameson

By: Jameson, John Franklin (ed. Elizabeth Donnan and Leo F. Stock)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, American Philosophical Society: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001154

Condition: Near Fine


Slightly rubbed edges, else virtually as issued. Dust jacket moderately toned, with slightly chipped edges and extremities, one tiny hole toward lower spine panel, price-clipped front flap. xi,382 pp. View more info