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The First Battle of Kernstown: Reenactment, March 22, 1981 - Living History Program, March 21, 1981

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Middlesex Artillery/Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021265

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, light blue illus. wraps. 40 pp., illus. Text, maps, many local advertisements. Covers slightly toned along edges. Virginia. View more info

A Handbook for the Exhibition Buildings of Colonial Williamsburg, Incorporated

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Williamsburg, VA, Colonial Williamsburg, Inc.: 1936

Seller ID: 026642

Condition: Very Good


Light green wraps. Early printing of the oft-reprinted Wiliamsburg guidebook, this copy dated Aug. 1936 on copyright page (B-XXXI. August, 1936). Two former owners' signatures (one crossed out) on upper front cover, otherwise unmarked. Mild shelf/corner wear. 79 pp. View more info

Pennsylvania at Cold Harbor, Virginia: Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monument erected By the commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the National Cemetery at Cold Harbor, Virginia

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, C. F. Aughinbaugh: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035445

ISBN: B002J853U8

Condition: Near Fine


Royal blue cloth, gilt cover emblem. 60 pp., illus. Original publisher's remainder, showing very slightly rubbed edges, an occasional minor soil blemish, but essentially as issued, with the only condition issue being that of age. Immaculate interior, exterior blue cloth remains vibrant. FEP carries complimentary stamp of J. P. Stauffer. Commemorative issue, 1864-1910, "To mark the positions as well as in memory of the Pennsylvania Commands, engaged in the battle of Cold Harbor, of June, A.D. 1864--Especially to the 55th, 58th, 76th, 97th, 157th, 183rd, 184th, 187th, 188th, 190th, 191st Reg... View more info

Virginia Highway Historical Markers: The Tourist Guide Book of Virginia

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Strasburg, VA, Shenandoah Publishing House: 1931

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 041305

ISBN: B0017QDP9O

Condition: Very Good


Stiff color illus. wraps. Stated 2nd issue (Spring 1931) -- issued semi-annually. 252 pp., illus. Some rubbing/creasing to corners, rubbed with minor loss at heel of spine, light diagonal crease to lower front cover. Pencil notations to about half of back cover, clean interior. A solid copy. View more info

Pennsylvania at Cold Harbor, Virginia: Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monument erected By the commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the National Cemetery at Cold Harbor, Virginia

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, C. F. Aughinbaugh: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041564

ISBN: B002J853U8

Condition: Near Fine


Royal blue cloth, gilt cover emblem. 60 pp., illus. Original publisher's remainder, showing very slightly rubbed edges, an occasional minor soil blemish, but essentially as issued, with the only condition issue being that of age. Immaculate interior, exterior blue cloth remains vibrant. FEP carries complimentary stamp of J. P. Stauffer. Commemorative issue, 1864-1910, "To mark the positions as well as in memory of the Pennsylvania Commands, engaged in the battle of Cold Harbor, of June, A.D. 1864--Especially to the 55th, 58th, 76th, 97th, 157th, 183rd, 184th, 187th, 188th, 190th, 191st Reg... View more info

Pennsylvania at Cold Harbor, Virginia: Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monument erected By the commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the National Cemetery at Cold Harbor, Virginia

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, C. F. Aughinbaugh: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041565

ISBN: B002J853U8

Condition: Near Fine


Royal blue cloth, gilt cover emblem. 60 pp., illus. Original publisher's remainder, showing very slightly rubbed edges, an occasional minor soil blemish, but essentially as issued, with the only condition issue being that of age. Immaculate interior, exterior blue cloth remains vibrant. FEP carries complimentary stamp of J. P. Stauffer. Commemorative issue, 1864-1910, "To mark the positions as well as in memory of the Pennsylvania Commands, engaged in the battle of Cold Harbor, of June, A.D. 1864--Especially to the 55th, 58th, 76th, 97th, 157th, 183rd, 184th, 187th, 188th, 190th, 191st Reg... View more info

Journal of the Alleghenies [Volumes I-XLXIX (1-49), Nearly Complete 1963-2013]

By: N/A

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Frostburg, MD, The Council of the Alleghenies: 1963

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 041883

Condition: Near Fine


Mostly complete 50-year run of the journal, published annually, consisting of Volumes I-III, V-IX, XI-XXV, XXVII, XXIX-XXXXI, XXXXIII-XLXIX [1-3, 5-9, 11-25, 27, 29-41, 43-49], originally issued 1963-2013, lacking volumes 4, 10, 26, 28, 42 for completion. Early volumes booklets with stapled bindings, spiral-bound from Vol. 33 forward. Vols. I-3 issued in 3 issues each, all others issued as single annual volume. Vol. I is here given in photocopied form, all other volumes original. Vol. XLVIX [49] mislabeled as XLVIV [44]. The first several volumes are approx. 50 pp. each, quickly expanded,... View more info

Notes on Thomas Jefferson

By: A Citizen of Maryland [Lloyd D. Simpson]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Sherman & Co., Printers: 1885

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046013

ISBN: B000TNBEIA

Condition: Good-VG


Brown cloth, lettered/decorated in gilt and blind. Narrow bands of cloth loss and mild rubbing to spine extremities, corners rubbed with top corners somewhat layered. 182 pp. Former owner's book plate mounted on front fixed endpaper, with his address inscription on front flyleaf and verso of another front blank, a few light pencil marks to early pages of text, otherwise clean and ummarked. View more info

Virginia Publick Claims: Frederick County

By: Abercrombie, Janice L. And Richard Slatten

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Athens, GA, Iberian Publishing Co.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000837

Condition: Near Fine


Institutional stamp on title page, otherwise unmarked. Very slight shelf wear. viii,45 pp. View more info

Delaware Literature

By: Able, Augustus H., III; Henry Seidel Canby (fwd.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Lewis Historical Publishing Co.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029360

Condition: Very Good


Booklet, light blue wraps, lettered in black. Moderate handling wear, tanned toward edges. Interior slightly toned by age but otherwise intact. [iv],32 pp., frontis. Limited to 250 numbered copies, this copy out of series. View more info

Delaware Literature

By: Able, Augustus H., III; Henry Seidel Canby (fwd.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Lewis Historical Publishing Co.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034716

Condition: Very Good


Booklet, light blue wraps, lettered in black. Light dampstaining, tanning on lower front cover and a thin line along lower back cover fore-edge, slight dampstaining along lower fore-edge through most of text block. [iv],32 pp., frontis. Limited to 250 numbered copies, this copy out of series. View more info

The Grand Idea: George Washington's Potomac And The Race To The West

By: Achenbach, Joel

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023455

ISBN: 0684848570

Condition: Very Good


Black and tan textured paper covered boards. Internal highlighting/underlining on pp. 164-168 only, else clean and as issued. Dust jacket shows very slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. View more info

The Fredericksburg Fire of 1807

By: Alvey, Edward, Jr.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Fredericksburg, VA, Historic Fredericksburg Foundation: 1988

Seller ID: 003861

Condition: Fine


Yellow textured boards, black lettering. 70 pp. Very slight edge wear to dust jacket, else as issued. View more info

Virginia By An Absent Virginian

By: An Absent Virginian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Newport News, VA, Willett, Patton & Lee: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000860

Condition: Good


Jamestown Edition. Gray cloth, gilt lettering, to commemorate 300th anniversary of founding of Jamestown. Rubbed covers, somewhat toned/soiled toward edges, gilt partially rubbed away, with rubbed extremities. Front hinge starting, with slight repair, otherwise fully intact. Clean interior, a bit toned. View more info

Virginia: The Old Dominion [Limited Edition, Full Leather, No. 511, SIGNED]

By: Andrews, Matthew Page

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran and Co.: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020825

Condition: Fine


Dark blue full leather, lettered and with front cover device in gilt, top text block edge in gilt, deckled text block edges. As issued. The original glassine dust wrappers, darkened and rather tattered along the spine panels, are still present, and while the new owner may wish not to preserve them, given condition, they have preserved both volumes in essentially "as issued" condition, with mere hints of rubbing at the heel of spines only. xviii,326 + [iv],327-664 pp., continuously paginated, illus. w/ b&w plates, partially unopened and absolutely pristine, with no toning or browning. N... View more info

Tercentennary History of Maryland [Vols. I, II, III, IV (1, 2, 3, 4), Complete]

By: Andrews, Matthew Page

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Chicago and Baltimore, S. J. Clarke Publishing Co.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031060

Condition: Good


Complete in four (4) volumes, an assembled set, with Vols. I, III, and IV in original dark green cloth, spine panels lettered in gilt, with marbled text block edges, Vol. II in original 1/2 leather, marbled paper covered boards, lettered in gilt, plain text block edges. Moderate general wear with some spotting and mild abrasions to cloth, some exposure to corners, Vol. IV rubbed at heel of spine. Green cloth volumes VG overall. Vol. II Good only, shows loss to leather spine, exposure at corners and along edges, considerable wear but intact, could be rebound to match the other volumes at rel... View more info

Maryland and Pennsylvania Historical Sketches

By: Ankrum, Rev. Freeman

Price: $33.50

Publisher: Masontown and West Newton, PA, The Times-Sun, West Newton, Pennsylvania, for the Author: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000788

Condition: Fine


Intro. by Sen. Edward Martin, Theodore R. McKeldin. Essentially as issued, very small soiling mark on bottom text block edge. Dust jacket in Brodart sleeve shows light soiling, slightly chipped corners at flap fold. xvi,282 pp. View more info

Virginia: A Commonwealth Comes of Age

By: Antonelli, Lisa M.; James A. Bacon (intro.)

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Northridge, CA, Windsor Publications: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022959

ISBN: 0897812352

Condition: Near Fine


Ivory cloth-effect paper-covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. A special Norfolk Southern front flyleaf has been tipped in over the original publisher's flyleaf. Gift copy with three signatures and short salutations in ink on front pastedown, otherwise unmarked. Dust jacket shows slight shelf wear, now in archival mylar. 470 pp., illus. in color, b&w. View more info

The Woman's College, Frederick, Maryland

By: Apple, Joseph H. (intro.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Frederick, MD, The Woman's College:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014844

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, cord binding, either lacking original paper wraps or an unissued text block. Booklet. 32 pp., illus. w/ sepia photographs protected by tissue guards, with facing-page captions. A few of the guards are mildly creased, but all pages are fully intact, with only light toning to outer blanks. Approximate date of publication 1900-1910. View more info

Hotel du Pont Story: Wilmington, Delaware, 1911-1981 [SIGNED TWICE, w/ inscription]

By: Ayres, Harry V.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Wilmington, DE, Serendipity Press: 1981

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 027668

ISBN: 0914988077

Condition: Fine


Dark blue cloth, lettered in gold foil. Very slight binding lean likely original to issue, otherwise essentially "as new." 2nd ptg.: Aug. 1982. Dust jacket shows 1/2" closed tear at bottom rear corner, otherwise only slight shelf wear, now in archival mylar. Inscribed by author on front flyleaf, additionally signed by author on title page. x,209 pp., illus. w/ b&w photos. View more info

Worcester: A Pictorial Tour of Maryland's Worcester County

By: Badger, Curtis J.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Accomac, VA, Eastern Shore News: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000747

ISBN: B007OHGNHG

Condition: Near Fine


Oblong 4to. Book shows very slightly rubbed edges. Dust jacket shows chipping along both edges, moderate soiling, protected in Brodart sleeve. 104 pp., illus. w/ b&w photos. View more info

Worcester: A Pictorial Tour of Maryland's Worcester County

By: Badger, Curtis J.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Accomac, VA, Eastern Shore News: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000748

ISBN: B007OHGNHG

Condition: Fine


Oblong 4to. Book as issued. Dust jacket shows modest soiling, slightly chipped extremities, approx. 2" closed edge tear on front, protected in Brodart sleeve. 104 pp., illus. w/ b&w photos. View more info

Southern Explorers and Colonists, As Illustrated in the Early Events Connected With the French Settlement at Fort Carolina, the Spanish Colony at St. Augustine, and the English Plantation at Jamestown

By: Banvard, Joseph

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL and Boston, MA, Interstate Pub. Co.: 1886

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 012156

Condition: Very Good


Deaccessioned from non-circulating museum library, minimally marked/stamped, clear-coated spine panel (a bit age-toned) with handwritten call label on lower spine panel. Dark gold cloth, lettered in black and gilt. Light soiling to cloth, bottom fore-edge corners of both covers showing evidence of dampstaining/dye run with light dampstaining to that corner of text block, affecting margins only, fading toward rear of volume, interior otherwise nicely intact. 306 pp., illus. Scattered former ownership stamps in a few margins through interior. View more info

Marriages and Deaths from the Maryland Gazette, 1727-1839

By: Barnes, Robert (compiler)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Genealogical Publishing Co.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020561

ISBN: 0806305800

Condition: Fine


Green buckram, lettered in gold foil. As issued. [v],234 pp., index. Original hardcover edition, not a facsimile reprint softcover. View more info

Columbianism in Maryland 1897-1965

By: Bauernschub, John P.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Maryland State Council, Knights of Columbus: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000776

Condition: Fine


Very slightly rubbed extremities, essentially as issued. Dark blue cloth. View more info