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SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE WAR: THE THIRD YEAR OF THE WAR. By Edward A, Pollard, author of "First and Second Years of the War"

By: Pollard, Edward A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York: Charles B. Richardson, 1865.: 1865.

Seller ID: 13929

Condition: Good


New York: Charles B. Richardson, 1865.. 1865.. Good. - Octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine with frames & decorations in blind on both covers. The binding is rubbed & bumped with the rear cover, the edges of both covers & the tail of the spine chipped. The head of the spine is torn with pieces out of the top of both joints. 391 pages plus 3-page publisher's catalog. Illustrated with 5 engraved portrait plates with tissue guards, including a frontispiece. The pastedowns are a bit bubbled with some rippling to the endpapers & there is an owner's ink name on the front endpaper. There i... View more info

STATE OF VERMONT. JOINT RULES, RULES AND ORDERS OF THE SENATE AND HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AND OF THE STATE LIBRARY, and Legislative Directory: Biennial Session, 1884. Prepared, pursuant to an Act of the General Assembly, by Charles W. Porter, Secretary of State

By: Porter, Charles W

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Montpelier, VT: Watchman and Journal Press, 1884.: 1884.

Seller ID: 4232

Condition: Very good


Montpelier, VT: Watchman and Journal Press, 1884.. 1884.. Very good. - 12mo [6-5/8 inches high by 4-1/4 inches wide] brown cloth titled in gilt with a device stamped in gilt on the front cover & in blind on the rear cover. The covers are lightly bumped & rubbed. There is some minor dampstaining to the top of the rear cover & a few small stains to the top & front edges of the front cover. 180 pages with a folding color map tipped in on the front endpaper & a double-page black-and-white plan of the House of Representatives in the rear. There is an ink name on the front pastedown & there are smal... View more info

Image for FIRST ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BUREAU OF ETHNOLOGY TO THE SECRETARY OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION 1879-'80. By J.W. Powell, director.

FIRST ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BUREAU OF ETHNOLOGY TO THE SECRETARY OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION 1879-'80. By J.W. Powell, director.

By: Powell, J.W.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Washington: Government Printing Office, 1881.: 1881.

Seller ID: 95317

Condition: Good


FIRST EDITION OF THE BUREAU OF ETHNOLOGY'S FIRST REPORT - Quarto, 11-3/4 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide. Dark olive green cloth titled in gilt on the spine with a gilt vignette of a Native-American stamped in gilt on the front cover and with a vignette of a basket near the tail of the spine. The covers are rubbed and soiled and the corners are bumped. The head and tail of the spine are chipped and there is a tear to the cloth of the rear cover. xxxv, [i] & 603 pages, illustrated with 36 black & white plates with tissue guards, 17 color or color tinted lithographs by Thomas Sinclair & Sons, t... View more info

MILITARY INTERFERENCE WITH ELECTIONS: Speech of Hon. L. W. Powell, of Kentucky, Delivered in the Senate of the United States, March 3 and 4, 1864. On the Bill to Prevent Officers of the Army and Navy, and Other Persons Engaged in the Military and Naval Service of the United States, from Interfering in Elections in the States. (Cover title)

By: Powell, L. W

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, DC: Printed at Constitutional Union Ofice, 1864.: 1864.

Seller ID: 20459

Condition: Good


Washington, DC: Printed at Constitutional Union Ofice, 1864.. 1864.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream self-wraps sewn with cream cord. There is some creasing to the wraps. The rear wrap is almost detached with a short tear to & a small piece out of its inner edge. 38 pages. There is some offsetting & light creasing to the pages & the bottom corner of the 2nd leaf is miscut. Good. Powell accuses President Lincoln, as Commander-in-Chief of the Army, of being among those who have interefered in elections, both directly and through his generals. View more info

Image for SIGNATURE ON A CARD OF THE 25TH AND 27TH MAYOR OF BOSTON FREDERICK O. PRINCE.

SIGNATURE ON A CARD OF THE 25TH AND 27TH MAYOR OF BOSTON FREDERICK O. PRINCE.

By: Prince, Frederick O. (1818-1899). 25th and 27th Mayor of Boston, Massachusetts (1877 and 1879-81).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Circa [1880].: [1880].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34806

Condition: Very good


- A card, 2-5/8 inches high by 4-5/8 inches wide, signed in black ink "Frederick O. Prince". The edges of the card are very slightly darkened with 2 small, light stains. Very good. Frederick Octavius Prince [1818-1899] was an American lawyer and politician. He was elected as a Whig to the Massachusetts House of Representatives in 1851 and served for three years. After the Whig Party dissolved in 1860, he joined the Democratic Party. In 1876 he was elected Mayor of Boston, serving in 1877. He was defeated for reelection but returned to office in 1879 and served until 1881. During his... View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY ALBERT H. QUIE, LATER 35TH GOVERNOR OF MINNESOTA, SEEKING CONGRESSMAN SEYMOUR HALPERN'S SUPPORT FOR QUIE'S CANDIDACY AS CHAIRMAN OF THE HOUSE REPUBLICAN CONFERENCE.

TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY ALBERT H. QUIE, LATER 35TH GOVERNOR OF MINNESOTA, SEEKING CONGRESSMAN SEYMOUR HALPERN'S SUPPORT FOR QUIE'S CANDIDACY AS CHAIRMAN OF THE HOUSE REPUBLICAN CONFERENCE.

By: Quie, Albert H. (b. 1923). 35th Governor of Minnesota from 1979-1983.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, DC: December 24, 1968.: 1968.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36488

Condition: Very good


- Typed letter filling 1 side of a cream-colored 10-1/2 inch high by 8 inch wide sheet of Congress of the United State / House of Representatives letterhead with "Albert H. Quie / 1st District, Minnesota" printed at top left. Signed "Al". There is an ink filing notation in another hand at top right. Folded twice for mailing. Near fine. Quie writes to Congressman Seymour Halpern asking for his support for Quie's candidacy for Chairman of the House Republican Conference. "Since we cannot give the new Nixon Administration a majority in the Congress, it is important that we pro... View more info

SPEECH OF THE HON. JOSIAH QUINCY IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE UNITED STATES / Delivered the 5th January, 1813, On the bill in addition to the act entitled "An act to raise an additional military force," and for other purposes

By: Quincy, Josiah

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston: Printed by John Eliot, Jun., 1813.: 1813.

Seller ID: 15020

Condition: Good


Boston: Printed by John Eliot, Jun., 1813.. 1813.. Good. - Octavo, plain tan wraps sewn with tan cord. The wraps are soiled & chipped with the corners heavily creased. "5" and "T" are printed on the bottom edge of the front wrap. 33 pages. The top inner corner of the last page is stained & there is scattered foxing & staining throughout. The title page is darkened & the remaining pages are partially darkened & their front edges are chipped with some short tears & small pieces out. The top page corners are creased. A good working copy of a fragile pamphlet. Josiah Quincy's sp... View more info

LET'S GO! DAYTRIPPING IN AND AROUND THE PALOUSE

By: Rayburn, Barbara; editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Pullman, WA: Pullman Branch, The American Association of University Women, (1974).: (1974).

Seller ID: 15340

Condition: Very good


Pullman, WA: Pullman Branch, The American Association of University Women, (1974).. (1974).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in golden yellow wraps titled in brown with an image of a map in the background. The head & tail of the spine are slightly chipped. 87 & [5] pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Very good. A guide to scenic and historical sites and community events within a hundred-mile radius of the university cities of Moscow, Idaho and Pullman, Washington. View more info

OUT WEST ON THE OVERLAND TRAIN. Across-the-Continent Excursion with Leslie's Magazine in 1877 and the Overland Trip in 1967 by Richard Reinhardt

By: Reinhardt, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Palo Alto, CA: The American West Publishing Co., (1967).: (1967).

Seller ID: 30116

Condition: Very good


Palo Alto, CA: The American West Publishing Co., (1967).. (1967).. Very good. - Quarto, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The dust wrapper is chipped with a piece out of the bottom corner of the front panel & a vertical crease to the rear panel. 207 pages. Illustrated in black & white with reproductions of the original drawings from Leslie's Magazine. Near fine in a good dust wrapper. The Frank Leslie party's account of their 1877 trip is assembled in book form for the first time, accompanied by Richard Reinhardt's commentary and his description of his own overland trip ninety years later. Dust jac... View more info

ALBANY AUTHORS / A LIST OF BOOKS WRITTEN BY ALBANIANS CONTAINED IN THE COLLECTION OF THE ALBANY INSTITUTE AND HISTORICAL AND ART SOCIETY. With Biographical Data

By: Reynolds, Cuyler

Price: $75.00

Publisher: (Albany, NY: Albany Institute), 1902.: 1902.

Seller ID: 6151

Condition: Good


(Albany, NY: Albany Institute), 1902.. 1902.. Good. - 12mo, printed self-wraps. Very slightly darkened & chipped. 107 pp. The page edges are darkened. Horizontal tears to 3 pages. Good. Scarce. View more info

ARCTIC MOOD: A Narrative of Arctic Adventures

By: Richards, Eva Alvey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Caldwell, ID: The Caxton Printers, Ltd., 1949.: 1949.

Seller ID: 1361

Condition: Good


Caldwell, ID: The Caxton Printers, Ltd., 1949.. 1949.. Good. - Octavo, dark blue cloth titled in white on spine & in blind on front cover. The covers are bumped & rubbed with slight bubbling to the cloth of the front cover. There are small dents in the spine. 282 pp. There is a light stain to the front endpaper & to a rear blank. Blue & white pictorial endpaper maps, full-page B&W illustrations & B&W plates. Good. First edition.The author was appointed to the Alaska Division of the Native School and Medical Service (Department of the Interior) with assignment to the Eskimo village of Wai... View more info

A NORTHERN COUNTRYSIDE

By: Richards, Rosalind

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1916.: 1916.

Seller ID: 11128

Condition: Good


New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1916.. 1916.. Good. - Octavo, navy blue cloth titled in gilt with an original black-and-white photograph mounted on the front cover. The binding is rubbed & lightly bumped with light spotting to the rear cover. vi, [iv] & 210 pages plus 4- page publisher's catalog. There is light foxing to the top edge & fore- edge & occasional soiling to the margins of the text. There are small creases to the front edges of the 2 leaves following the title & to the bottom corners of the last few leaves. Black-and-white plates, including a frontispiece, from photographs by Ber... View more info

FROM THIS DAY FORWARD

By: Roberts, Steve; and Roberts, Cokie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., (2000).: (2000).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 15958

ISBN: 0688168914

Condition: Very good


New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., (2000).. (2000).. Very good. INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY STEVE & COKIE ROBERTS - Octavo, cloth-backed boards, in a dust wrapper. The covers are slightly bumped & the tail of the dust jacket spine is lightly creased. There is a crease to the front flap and some ink marks to the front panel of the dust jacket. xvi & 352 pages. There are some ink markings on the front endpaper. Very good. First edition.Inscribed by Steve and Cokie Roberts and signed in full by both on the title page. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY GOVERNOR OF NEW YORK STATE NELSON A. ROCKEFELLER TO CITY CENTER PRODUCER JEAN DALRYMPLE.

TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY GOVERNOR OF NEW YORK STATE NELSON A. ROCKEFELLER TO CITY CENTER PRODUCER JEAN DALRYMPLE.

By: Rockefeller, Nelson A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: July 10, 1968.: 1968.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36591

Condition: Very good


- Typed letter filling one side of a 10-1/2 inch high by 8-1/2 inch wide cream-colored sheet of his personalized letterhead with his name embossed at the top. Signed "Nelson". A diagonal red pencil line across the letter indicates that Dalrymple has answered it. Folded 3 times for mailing. Very good. Rockefeller writes to thank Jean Dalrymple "[in] the last crucial weeks before the Convention in Miami" for agreeing to serve as a co-chairman of the Arts and Entertainment Committee for his current campaign. "As Governor of New York I am proud of the pioneering role played by ... View more info

EARNEST WORDS TO YOUNG MEN, In a Series of Discourses. By E. P. Rogers, Pastor of the First Presbyterian Church, Augusta, Geo., and Author of "Discourses on Election."

By: Rogers, E. P

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC: Walker and James, 1851.: 1851.

Seller ID: 15791

Condition: Good


Charleston, SC: Walker and James, 1851.. 1851.. Good. - Small octavo, dark brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine with decorative frames in blind on both covers. The covers are rubbed & bumped with the cloth worn away at the corners & with a small score mark to the front cover. The spine is faded with the head & tail chipped & with 2 tiny pieces out. 288 pages. There are 2 owner's names on the front endpaper with numerous pencil notations on the pastedown & endpaper. The front edge of the endpaper is chipped. The score mark to the front cover has partially broken through the front pastedown &... View more info

BIBLIOGRAFIA DE CRONISTAS DE LA CIUDAD DE MEXICO

By: Romero de Terreros, Manuel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Mexico: Monografias Bibliograficas Mexicanas, 1926.: 1926.

Seller ID: 5853

Condition: Good


Mexico: Monografias Bibliograficas Mexicanas, 1926.. 1926.. Good. - (Bibliography No. 4). Small octavo, original printed wraps. The wraps are soiled & chipped. 18 pp. Pages lightly dampstained along the bottom edge. A good, partially unopened copy. View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY GOVERNOR GEORGE W. ROMNEY DETAILING ISSUES TO BE INCLUDED IN THE REPUBLICAN PLATFORM.

TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY GOVERNOR GEORGE W. ROMNEY DETAILING ISSUES TO BE INCLUDED IN THE REPUBLICAN PLATFORM.

By: Romney, George W. (1907-1995) .43rd Governor of Michigan and Chairman of American Motors.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lansing, MI: June 28, 1968.: 1968.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36474

Condition: Fine


- Typed letter filling one side of a cream-colored 100-1/2 inch high by 7-1/4 inch wide sheet of State of Michigan / Office of the Governor letterhead. Signed "George Romney" Folded twice for mailing. Fine. Following a meeting of the Republican Governors Association, Romney writes to Congressman Seymour Halpern that the Governors on the Temporary Platform Committee asked other Governors for additional proposals. "The Republican Governors Association's platform proposals covered the need for integrity in the domestic areas of law and justice, civil rights, credibility, gun control,... View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY GOVERNOR GEORGE W. ROMNEY CONGRATULATING CONGRESSMAN SEYMOUR HALPERN ON HIS REELECTION.

TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY GOVERNOR GEORGE W. ROMNEY CONGRATULATING CONGRESSMAN SEYMOUR HALPERN ON HIS REELECTION.

By: Romney, George W. (1907-1995). 43rd Governor of Michigan and Chairman of American Motors.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lansing, MI: December 20, 1966.: 1966.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36475

Condition: Good


- Typed letter filling one side of a cream-colored 10-1/2 inch high by 7-1/4 inch wide sheet of State of Michigan / Office of the Governor letterhead. Signed "George Romney" There is a short tear to the right edge of the letter at the fold with light creasing along the right edge. Folded twice for mailing. Good. Romney writes to Congressman Seymour Halpern: "I want you to know how pleased we are in Michigan with the results of the congressional elections throughout the country --as well as the state elections. We are now truly the Party of Promise. / I am particularly happy about y... View more info

SUPPLEMENT TO THE BIBLIOTECA AMERICANA, A CATALOGUE OF AMERICAN PUBLICATIONS, FROM OCTOBER, 1852, TO MAY, 1855. (1 volume containing Volumes 2, 3 and 4)

By: Roorbach, Orville A.; compiler

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY: Peter Smith, 1939.: 1939.

Seller ID: 6062

Condition: Very good


NY: Peter Smith, 1939.. 1939.. Very good. - Octavo, golden yellow cloth. Lightly soiled. 229, 256 & 162 pp. Very good. A reprint of the original edition published in 1855. View more info

ADDRESS OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES / Delivered Before a Joint Session of the Two Houses of Congress January 4, 1935. First Session of the Seventy-Fourth Congress / 1935. (Cover title)

By: Roosevelt, Franklin D

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1935.: 1935.

Seller ID: 23208

Condition: Very good


Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1935.. 1935.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wraps. There is a very small area of spotting to the bottom edge of each wrap. 8 pages. The bottom corners of the leaves are very lightly creased. Very good. First edition.Franklin D. Roosevelt's second "State of the Union" address. First Edition. View more info