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Knocking Round the Rockies

By: Ingersoll, Ernest

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1883

Seller ID: 13163

Condition: Good+


Spine is darkened, with wear at the ends. Mottling to the cloth covers, appears to be silverfish damage. Right edge of fep is torn off. Pages are starting to brown, but the contents are very good to fine. Binding is very tight. Nice decorated cloth cover. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 220 pages View more info

A Road In Oregon

By: Jarrell, Anna Mae

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cornelius, Oregon, Anna Mae Jarrell: 1989

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11106

Condition: Fine+ with no dust jacket


4to 11" - 13" tall; 186 pages View more info

The Adventures And Sufferings Of John R. Jewitt, Only Survivor Of The Ship Boston, During A Captivity Of Nearly Three Years Among The Savages Of Nootka Sound; With An Account Of The Manners, Mode Of Living, And Religious Opinions Of The Natives "Dire Scene of Horror, on a Savage Shore, in Which, a Witness Sad, a Part I Bore. " America Printed

By: Jewitt, John R.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Archd. Constable & Co.: 1824

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 11111

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Bound in boards, with a paper spine. Contained in a custom with a leather spine & gilt title. View more info

Bibliography Of New Orleans Imprints 1764-1864

By: Jumonville, Florence M.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Orleans, La, The Historic New Orleans Collection: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11703

ISBN: 091786025x

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Bottom corner slightly bumped. ; One of 1000 copies of the first edition. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 759 pages View more info

Washington State Farmers' Directory, Spokane County 1922 - 1923

By: Kalat, R. E.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Spokane, WA, Farmers' Directory Corporation: 1922

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10812

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Decorated cloth, with a very nice 1922 Chevrolet on the front. Slight wear at the corners, and a very small snag at the top. Interior is very fine. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 264 pages View more info

Washington State Farmers' Directory, Spokane County 1919-1920

By: Kalat, R. E.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Spokane, WA, Farmers' Directory Corporation: 1919

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13645

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A fragile book, in the original wraps. The spine has been reinforced with clear cement in spots. 4 page folding map in the rear is splitting along the seams, but has a really cool advertisement for Flood Manufacturing Company tractors on the two center pages. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages View more info

Keim's Illustrated Hand-book; Washington And Its Environs: A Descriptive And Historical Hand-book To The Capital Of The United States Of America Seventh Edition. - Corrected to January 1875

By: Keim, Deb. Randolph

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Washington City, Randolph Keim: 1875

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11047

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Light soil & rubbing. Hinges are tight, contents are fine to very fine. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 252 pages View more info

A Soldier-doctor Of Our Army: James P. Kimball, Late Colonel And Assistant Surgeon-general, U.s. Army Introduction by Major-General William C. Gorgas

By: Kimball, Maria Brace

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12153

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Rebound in brown buckram. Usual xlib marks, but the interior is in very good condition. ; Ex-Library; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 192 pages View more info

My Girlhood Among Outlaws

By: Klasner, Lily & Ball, Eve (Ed. )

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Tucson, The University of Arizona Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11768

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Signed by Ball inside the front cover, and inscribed by her on the half-title. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 336 pages View more info

James Douglas: A Memoir

By: Langton, H. H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Toronto, The University of Toronto Press: 1940

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11007

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Well, we find 'em as we find 'em. The book would grade "fine", except someone let their *&&$%%&** DOG chew on the bottom of the spine. Pretty much destroyed that corner of a scarce book. One of 500 copies. Price is as-is. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 130 pages View more info

L'histoire Notable De La Floride Sitvee Es Indes Occidentales, Contenant Les Trois Voyages Faits En Icelle Par Certains Capitaines & Pilotes Francois, Deserits Par Le Capitaine Laudonniere, Qui Y Commande L'espace D'vn An Trois Moys: A Laquelle Etc., Etc Notable History of Florida Sitvee Es the Western Indies, Containing the Three Voyages Made in Icelle by Certain Captains & Francois, Pilots Deserits by the Laudonniere Captain, Who Orders There the Space of in an Three Moys: with Which Etc, Etc

By: Laudonniere, Rene Gouline; Basanier, M.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Paris, Conseil Histoique Et Heradique De France: 1946

Seller ID: 11687

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


The only indicators of library ownership are a faint light patch on the spine of the fragile DJ where a label has been removed, and two spots of brown paper where a pocket has been removed from the back flap of the DJ. There is a closed tear to the DJ on the lower front edge of the spine (no loss of material). Appears unread. ; This is a facimile reprint of a 16th century original. (1586). ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Blazed Trail of the Old Frontier, etc.

By: Laut, Agnes C.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Robert M. Mcbride & Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5371

Condition: Fine+ with no dust jacket


#158 of 200 SIGNED & numbered copies. Very slight soiling of the cover, lower front corner. Decorated brown cloth.; Signed by Author View more info

Zanesville In The Flood Of 1913

By: Lewis, Thomas W.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Zanesville, OH, A. E. Starr: 1913

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11010

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Some soiling to the cover. Two pages have small tears on the right edge from careless handling. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 94 pages View more info

History Of Ritchie County, With Biographical Sketches Of Its Pioneers And Their Ancestors, And With Interesting Reminiscences Of Revolutionary And Indian Times.

By: Lowther, Minnie Kendall

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Wheeling, WV, Wheeling News Litho. Co.: 1911

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11021

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Contents are very nice, but the front cover is rubbed, and the top of the spine is bumped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 681 pages View more info

Francis Norbert Blanchet And The Founding Of The Oregon Missions (1838-1848) ; A Dissertation Submitted To .... The Catholic School Of America, Etc. The Catholic University of America, Studies in American Church History, Volume 30

By: Lyons, Sister Letitia Mary

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., The Catholic University of America Press: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11333

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Usual xlib markings. Rebound in blue cloth. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 200 pages View more info

The Conquest Of The Coeur D' Alenes, Spokanes And Palouses: The Expeditions Of Colonels E. J. Steptoe And George Wright Against The "Northern Indians" In 1858

By: Manring, B. F.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Spokane, WA, John W. Graham & Co.: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11551

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Light soiling to the covers. The hinges are tight. Owner's name on the fep.


Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 280 pages View more info

Mercantile Guide Business Directory Of The Principal Cities And Towns Of The State Of California: 1908-9; Volume XIII

By: Marks, A.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Mercantile Guide Co.: 1908

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10806

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Slight rubbing to the corners, and stail to the right edges. Still very nice condition for the age. ; 6x9 1/2"; 762 pages View more info

A History Of The Colonies Planted By The English On The Continent Of North America, From Their Settlement, To The Commencement Of That War Which Terminated In Their Independence

By: Marshall, John

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Abraham Small: 1824

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12189

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Bound in the original full leather. The leather has some surface soiling. Primary flaw is substantial foxing, mainly towards the outside pages. Otherwise very tight & clean. Without the foxing, I would have graded the book fine to fine+. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 486 pages View more info

The Centennial Of Gardiner: An Account Of The Exercises At The Celebration Of The One Hundredth Anniversary Of The Incorporation Of The Town, June 25, 1903

By: Maxcy, Josiah S. , Et Al

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Gardiner, ME, 1903

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11014

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Signed on the fep by Maxcy, who gave the "historical address. "; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 79 pages View more info

History Of The Donner Party: A Tragedy Of The Sierras

By: McGlashan, C. F.

Price: $1,650.00

Publisher: Truckee, CA, Crowley & Mcglashan: 1879

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11993

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Rebound: when I purchased the book, it was in pieces. I had it rebound in the original boards, by the finest bookbinder I know (Book Crafts, in Portland, Oregon). Phil Made a new spine, laying on the remains of the original spine (~2/3 of the spine, including the title) & keeping the original boards & endpapers. The boards are rubbed at the corners, but otherwise are in very good condition. There is a stamp on the fep: ? . S. Denison, News Agency, C. . & W. P. R. R, Sacr... View more info