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The Indians' Book: an Offering by the Americanindians of Indian Lore, Musical and Narrtive, to Form a Record of the Songs and Legends of Their Race

By: Curtis, Natalie

Price: $300.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1907

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20910

Condition: Fine+ with no dust jacket


Never read; the pages are uncut. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 573 pages View more info

Sketches And Business Directory Of Boston And Its Vicinity. For 1860 And 1861

By: Damrell & Moore and George Coolidge

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Boston, Damrell & Moore and George Coolidge: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11655

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


The front cover & first 3 pages are loose. The rear cover is only held on by the cloth webbing. The spine is chipped at the bottom (~3"). The boards are rubbed on the edges. With all that, the surface of the boards is actually good to good plus. The contents are easily very good to fine. The map is present, but loose (it is one of the first 3 pages which are loose). Owner's name on the fep. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 522 pages View more info

Ghost Dancing: Sacred Medicine And The Art Of Jd Challenger

By: Daniels, Edwin

Price: $190.00

Publisher: NY, Stewart, Tabori & Chang: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11182

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The only defect is a small stain, center bottom of the covers. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 152 pages View more info

American Scenes, And Christian Slavery: A Recent Tour Of Four Thousand Miles In The United States

By: Davies, Ebenezer

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, John Snow: 1846

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11755

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A reading copy of a very scarce book. The original cloth is very worn and soiled, with some separation, about 1" down on the front hinge. The endpapers are missing, and the front appears to have been re-glued (it is very tight). The pages are easily very good, with just a little browning, and loosening of the signatures. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 324 pages View more info

A History Of St. Ignatius Mission A History of St. Ignatius Mission, an Outpost of Catholic Culture on the Montana Frontier

By: Davis, Rev. William L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Spokane, WA, Gonzaga University: 1954

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11005

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Browning at the edges. Inscribed on the title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 147 pages View more info

Annual Reports Of The Dept. Of The Interior For The Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 1901: Indian Affairs, Part II (2) , Commission To The Five Civilized Tribes; Indian Ispector For Indian Territory; Indian Contracts; Board Of Indian Commisioners.

By: Dawes, Henry L. ; Bixby, Tams; Needles, Thomas B. ; Breckinridge, Clifton R.

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Gpo: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12704

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Spine faded. 11 large maps, showing the location of the tribes, etc. Interior is in "fine" condition. ; Thick 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 893 pages View more info

Voyageurs Belges Auz Et Ats -unis Du XVII Siecle A 1900: Notices Bio-bibliographiques Belgian Travels in the United States before 1900

By: De Smet, Antoine

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Brussells, 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11208

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Owner's name & notes on the endpapers, and notes on some pages. Signed by De Smet to that owner, on the half-title. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 201 pages View more info

Salem State Centennial Guide, 1859-1959

By: Duniway, David C. (Chairman, Centennial Committee Of Marion County Historical Society)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Salem, Oregon, Statesman Publishing Co.: 1959

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11118

Condition: Fine+ with no dust jacket


In it's original mailing envelope. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 36+map pages View more info

My Town- My People, 1887 To 1962

By: Edgeley, North Dakota

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Kulm, ND, The Kulm Messenger: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12084

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Light shelf wear. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Illustrated Historical Atlas Of Erie Co. New-york, From Acutal Surveys And Records

By: F. W. Beers & Co.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Evansville, IN, Whipporwill Publications: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 11327

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


This is the Whipporwill reprint of the original 1880 Beers atlas of Erie County. As new condition. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall View more info

Early Days In Danville

By: Fackler, Calvin Morgan

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Louisville, KY, The Standard Printing Co.: 1941

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11880

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


The interior is in very good to fine condition, but the covers are worn, with damp damage to the bottom & top (only affects the first few pages internally, barely discernable). This is the signed, limited first edition (copy #172). ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 283 pages View more info

Geological Report Of An Examination Made In 1834 Of The Elevated Country Between The Missouri And Red Rivers Printed by Order of the House or Representatives

By: Featherstonhaugh, G. W.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Gales and Seaton: 1835

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11662

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


In the very fragile original wraps! The folding chart/map is present and at least very good. The wraps are chipped and creased. The right edges of the pages are somewhat soiled from thumbing, with dog-earing at the corners. Slight stain at the upper inner corner. Still, a very nice copy of a very fragile book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 97 pages View more info

Oregon Express Companies

By: Forster, Dale E.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Lake Oswego, Oregon, Raven Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition; Limited edition

Seller ID: 12258

Condition: Fine+ with no dust jacket


Unnumbered. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 231 pages View more info

Idaho: A Guide In Word And Picture Prepared by the Federal Writers' Projects of the Works Progress Administration

By: Girard, Franklin (Idaho Secretary Of State)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Caldwell, Idaho, Caxton Printers, Ltd.: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12856

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Light wear to the corners, owner's inscription on the half-title. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 431 pages View more info

Lore And Legends Of The Klamath River Indians

By: Graves, Charles S.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Yreka, CA, Press of the Times: 1929

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11124

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


The spine is darkened. The book otherwise appears an-new/very fine. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 157 pages View more info

My 96 Years In The Great West: Indiana, Kansas And California

By: Griffith, G. W. E.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Geo. W. E. Griffith: 1929

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11041

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Signed by Griffith on the fep, dated 1930.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages View more info

History Of The State Of California And Biographical Record Of Santa Cruz, San Benito, Monterey And San Luis Obispo Counties

By: Guinn, J. M.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Chapman Pub. Co.: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12259

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


The spine has been repaired with brown cloth. The book is very tight, and the contents are very good to fine. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 742 pages View more info

California: '46 To '88

By: Harlan, Jacob Wright

Price: $475.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Bancroft Company: 1888

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12572

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


One small splash mark on the front cover, and the spine is somewhat wrinkled. The interior is very fine, tight with tight hinges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 242 pages View more info

The Story Of Oregon: A History With Portraits And Biographies, In Two Volumes (2 Volume Set)

By: Hawthorne, Julian

Price: $500.00

Publisher: NY, American Historical Publishing Co.: 1892

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11092

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Bound in three-quarter leather. Rubbing to the surface of the leather. The leather spines are separating from the binding underneath. 1" chip to the top of the spine of volume 2. Small chip to the front of the spine of volume 1, removing part of the title. Interiors are fine or better, with tight hinges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Story of Oregon: a History with Portraits and Biographies, in Two Volumes (2 Volume Set)

By: Hawthorne, Julian

Price: $650.00

Publisher: NY, American Historical Publishing Co.: 1892

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 21593

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Bound in three-quarter leather. Stamp of a Spokane reading room on the fep. A beautiful set. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info