Category: Americana


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Arithmetic, Grade 5

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: St. Louis, 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12812

The binding is worn at the spine ends, and starting to split at the hinges. The contents are very fine. ; OK, this really is pretty cool. A bound volume of papers by grades school kids in Missouri, used in the Missouri display at the st. Louis World's Fair in 1904. Each is an actual paper, with the child's name & school at the top. Each has been gradedk with statements by the teachers in each section saying how long the kids had to do the work.. Includes the following sc... View more info

History Of Manistee, Mason And Oceana Counties, Michigan. With Illustrations And Biographical Sketches Of Some Of Its Prominent Men And Pioneers

By: N/A

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Chicago, H. R. Page & Co.: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12930

The spine is worn & chipped, top & bottom, with sections coming loose, but still attached. Bound in full leather with gilt titles. The interior hinges are tight, but several pages are a bit proud of the binding. They are coming a bit loose, but still attached. The interior is actually "fine", despite the loosening of a few pages. A very scarce book. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 88+154+78 pages View more info

Report of the Commissioner to the Five Civilized Tribes to the Secretary of the Interior: Set of Six (6) , for the Fiscal Years Ending in 1907, 1908, 1909, 1911, 1912, 1913.

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Gpo: 1907-1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16533

The wraps to the 1907 issue have two small pieces of tape on the inside of the front wrap. Price is for all 6 issues. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

A Side-light On Anglo-american Relations, 1839-1858; Furnished By The Correspondence Of Lewis Tappan And Others With The British And Foreign Anti-slavery Society

By: Abel, Annie Heloise; Klingberg, Frank J.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lancaster, PA, The Association for the Study of Negro Life An History, Inc.: 1927

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11013

Very nice, except the spine ends are chipped. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 407 pages View more info

The Log Of A Cowboy: A Narrative Of The Old Trail Days

By: Adams, Andy

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1931

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 12107

The covers are somewhat worn. The spine is faded, with the white lettering chipping. Looks as if someone tried to clean it, or reletter it. One spot of soil on the back hinge. Interior is very clean & tight, with owner's name on the fep. ; Adams signed the book on the title page. Dated, in Colorado Springs. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 387 pages View more info

Owyhee Cattlemen 1878: 100 Years in the Saddle

By: Adams, Mildretta

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Homedale, ID, Owyhee Publishing Co.: 1979

Edition: Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15971

Inscribed by Meldretta on the title page. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 195 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Report Of The Boundary Commission Upon The Survey And Re-marking Of The Boundary Between The United States And Mexico West Of The Rio Grande, 1891 To 1896, Parts 1 & 2 Senate, 55th Congress, 2nd Session, Document No. 247

By: Barlow, J. W. ; Gaillard, D. D. ; Mosman, A. T.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Gpo: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11637

Bound in the original green cloth. Upper right corner bumped, upper left corner soiled. Very clean & tight internally. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 240 pages View more info

Archaeological Studies In Northeast Arizona: A Report On The Archaeological Work Of The Rainbow Bridge - Monument Valley Expedition University of California Publications in American Archaeology & Ethnology, Volume 44, No. 1

By: Beals, Ralph L. ; Brainerd, George W. ; Smith, Watson

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1945

Edition: Limited Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11960

Darkening around the edges of the wraps. ; Limited edition first edition, one of only 30 copies printed on 100% rag paper. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 235 pages View more info

The Outlaws Of The Border, Or The Lives Of Frank And Jesse James, Their Exploits, Adventures And Escapes, Down To The Present Time. Together With The Achievements, Robberies And Final Capture Of The Younger Brothers

By: Bradley, R. T.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Chicago, J. S. Goodman: N.D.

Seller ID: 12198

The spine is slightly cocked, and the back cover is soiled. Owner's name on the fep (old). Two pages are slightly wrinkled/torn. Appears to be a binding error. Slightest rubbing to the lower front corner. ; Very nice in the original decorated brown cloth, circa 1880. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 302 pages View more info

Rodeos And "Tipperary" Including the Life of Sam Brownell

By: Brownell, Sam

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Denver, Big Mountain Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11044

Signed by Sam on the dedication page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 126 pages View more info

The Life Of George Sperry Loftus: Militant Farm Leader Of The Northwest

By: Burdick, Usher L.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Wirth Brothers: 1940

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 12573

The wraps are darkening around the edges. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 94 pages View more info

The State Of Idaho: An Official Publication Containing Reliable Information Concerning The Institutions, Industries And Resources Of The State

By: Bureau Of Immigration, Labor, and Statistics

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boise, ID, The Bureau of Immigration, Labor, and Statistics: 1905

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11248

The covers are soiled, and the right edge is soiled, most likely from 100+ years of thumbing. There is a crease in the spine, and a 2" split at the front hinge at the bottom, and a 3/4" split at the top. Still, not bad for a fragile paperback of this age. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 283 pages View more info

The Early History Of Motley County

By: Campbell, Harry H.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1958

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10473

For some reason, there is a red X inside the back cover. ; Signed by Campbell on the fep. ; 6x8 1/2; 74 pages View more info

A History Of Chester

By: Cashdollar, Roy

Price: $175.00

Publisher: The Boyd Press: N.D.

Seller ID: 12357

The covers are slightly soiled, and the pages have a slight ripple. No date, but mention is made of the bicentennial. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 266 pages View more info

Letters And Notes On The Manners, Customs, And Condition Of The North American Indians Written During Eight Years' Travel Amongst the Wildest Tribes of Indians in North America, in 1832, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, and 39

By: Catlin, Geo. ( George)

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: NY, Wiley and Putnam: 1841

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11902

Rebound in three-quarter brown leather. The contents are and bindings are very fine. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 264+266 pages View more info

Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians (2 volume set)

By: Catlin, Geo. ( George)

Price: $1,050.00

Publisher: NY, Wiley and Putnam: 1841

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 17683

Binding copies. Contents are very good to fine, but the original fragile cloth covers are splitting. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 264+266 pages View more info

The Historical Encyclopedia Of Wyoming Volume Two (only)

By: Chamlin, Thomas S. (Ed. )

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Cheyenne, WY, Wyoming Historical Institute: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12150

Very slightest rubbing at the corners. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

History Of Kentucky: Embracing A General History Of Kentucky: A History Of Each Of The 116 Counties In The State, Statistics; Antiquities And Natural Curiosities, Etc.

By: Collins, Lewis; Collins, Richard H.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Louisville, KY, Richard H. Collins: 1877

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 11465

Bound in the original full leather. The topof the spine is chipped on one corner, and there is some rubbing at the corners. The leather is uncracked, and still very attractive. The lower label on the spine says "common school library", but there is no pocket, no numbers, and no stamps. There is a notice inside each of the covers saying the state donated to book to one of the counties. I guess, by the condition, they never bothered to use it for the little kiddies... View more info

Rambles In The Pee Dee Basin, South Carolina (volume 1 Only)

By: Cook, Harvey Toliver

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Columbia, SC, The State Company: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12858

There is a bump at the bottom edge of the front cover, and slight rubbing on the back. Unfortunately, the fep is missing, and the first two pages (title page & the facing print) are loose. The balance of the interior is very fine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 462 pages View more info

Life Among The Apaches

By: Cremony, John C.

Price: $275.00

Publisher: San Francisco, A. Roman & Company: 1868

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12570

Stamps of a private library in Eureka, Nevada. The spine & back cover are wrinkled. Corners rubbed. Inner hinges cracking. The contents are very good. ; Ex-Library; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall View more info