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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, Sacramento, Cal. These would be the Central Pacific and Western Pacific Railroads. ; Phil did, as usual, a very fine job on the b... View more info

Zillah: Looking Back

By: McRayde, Edna Rowland (Ed.0

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Zillah, WA, N.D.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12252

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Very slight shelf wear. A very nice local history, with lots of pictures & personal experiences. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

The Medical Repository, And Review Of American Publications On Medicine, Surgery, And The Auxiliary Branches Of Science: Second Hexade, Vol. III (3)

By: Mitchill, Samuel Latham & Miller, Edward

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, T. & J. Swords: 1806

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10541

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Front cover is loose. Fair amount of foxing. Needs rebinding. ; An amazing aray of articles. ; 5 1/2x8 1/2; 454+index pages View more info