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Image for TYPED LETTER SIGNED by AL QUIE on Congressional Stationery, addressed to his colleague Congressman Seymour Halpern.

TYPED LETTER SIGNED by AL QUIE on Congressional Stationery, addressed to his colleague Congressman Seymour Halpern.

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

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., May 31, 1972.: 1972.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36892

Condition: Very good


- Over 85 words typed on his personalized "Congress of the United States / House of Representatives" stationery. In his letter, addressed to retiring congressman Seymour Halpern, Al Quie writes: "Your decision to step down after 14 years in Congress is regrettable, but after reading your statement I can understand why you reached this difficult decision...." Signed "Al". The letter is folded for mailing and slightly creased with a very faint light stain. Very good. A Republican, Albert Harold "Al" Quie [b. 1923] was a member of the Minnesota State Senate from 19... 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

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AUTOGRAPH LETTER TO A CORRESPONDENT IN ALBANY SIGNED BY MAYOR OF BOSTON AND PRESIDENT OF HARVARD JOSIAH QUINCY III.

By: Quincy, Josiah, III. (1772-1864). Mayor of Boston and President of Harvard.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York: circa [1840-1860].: [1840-1860].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36319

Condition: Very good


- 37 words penned in black ink on a 9-1/2 inch high by 7-5/8 inch wide sheet of gray notepaper. Signed "Josiah Quincy" The corners & edges of the letter are creased & there is a small gray stain near the right edge. Folded 3 times for mailing. Very good. Quincy writes from the St. Nicholas Hotel in New York to an S. L. Vannivy in Albany suggesting alternative dates for a lecture. Josiah Quincy III [1772-1864] was an American educator and politician. He was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Massachusetts 1st district from 1805 to 1813 and the second Mayor of Boston fro... 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

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TYPED LETTER SENDING HIS AUTOGRAPH SIGNED BY ALBERT RITCHIE, 49TH GOVERNOR OF MARYLAND.

By: Ritchie, Albert. (1876-1936 ). American lawyer and Democratic politician who served as the 49th Governor of Maryland (1920-1935).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD: July 3, 1930.: 1930.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36513

Condition: Very good


- A few lines typed on an approximately 11 inch high by 8-1/2 inch wide cream-colored sheet of Executive Department letterhead with the Governor's seal printed above the address & his name & title at top left. Signed "Albert C. Ritchie". The margins of the letter are slightly darkened & its bottom left corner is creased. Very good. The Governor returns a map [not here present] with his autograph to the future Congressman Seymour Halpern, then a young autograph collector. Albert Cabell Ritchie [1876-1936] was an American lawyer and politician. A conservative Democrat, he was Maryland's... 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

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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

WIT AND PHILOSOPHY FROM THE RADIO TALKS OF AMERICA'S HUMORIST WILL ROGERS. Broadcast during April, May and June, 1930 through the courtesy of E. R. Squibb & Sons

By: Rogers, Will

Price: $10.00

Publisher: E. R. Squibb & Sons, (1930).: (1930).

Seller ID: 13165

Condition: Very good


E. R. Squibb & Sons, (1930).. (1930).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed tan wraps. The wraps are lightly rubbed, soiled & chipped & darkened around the edges. There is a piece out of the bottom corner of the rear wrap. 46 pages plus publisher's ad. There is a light vertical crease to the rear wrap & to the leaves in the rear half of the book. There is some very light staining to the rear blank. Very good. First edition.Among the topics of the broadcasts are the disarmament conference being held at the time, Charles Lindbergh, President Hoover, Alfred E. Smith, Mother's Day... 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

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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

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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

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THE RAILROADS: REPUBLICAN MISTAKES AND DEMOCRATIC REMEDIES. Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt's Speech Delivered at Salt Lake City, Utah Sept. 17, 1932

By: Roosevelt, Franklin D

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hotel Biltmore, New York City: Issued by the Democratic National Campain Committee, (1932).: (1932).

Seller ID: 29039

Condition: Good


Hotel Biltmore, New York City: Issued by the Democratic National Campain Committee, (1932).. (1932).. Good. - Tall narrow octavo, 9 inches high by 3-7/8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in stapled self-wraps titled in black on the first page. 16 pages, including 2 blanks, decorated with drop caps and bold sub-headings within text boxes inserted at the left margin of the text. The top left and bottom edge of the front cover are darkened and soiled. There is some light foxing to the rear cover and the bottom front corners are creased. Good. Distributed by The Democratic National Campaign Committ... View more info

A VINTAGE NEWS PHOTOGRAPH DEPICTING PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT REVIEWING TROOPS STATIONED IN CASABLANCA, MOROCCO IN 1943 DURING WORLD WAR II, WITH A ROOSEVELT MEMORIAL POSTAGE STAMP AFFIXED TO THE BOTTOM OF THE PHOTO

By: Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945), President of the United States

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1943.: 1943.

Seller ID: 25691

Condition: Good


1943.. 1943.. Good. - sc The 7-3/4 inch high by 9-1/2 inch wide image depicts President Franklin Delano Roosevelt seated in his army jeep with his hat off, reviewing armed American troops lining the boulevard in Casablanca. Mounted at the bottom of the photograph is a 5 cent memorial US Postage stamp with an inset image of the President with his birth and death dates next to the motto "Freedom of Speech and Freedom from Want and Fear". The stamp is canceled by an illegible postmark stamped on the bottom of the photograph. There is a very tiny tear to the right edge and minor damage to ... View more info