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81 Thomas, James E. Corps of Discovery [Inscribed by Author]
San Diego Black Forest Press 2002 1582751013 / 9781582751016 Softcover 
Octavo Size. A Very Good copy. Inscribed by the author on title page. 550 pages The story of Lewis and Clark is truly captivating and much more exciting than when learned at school [USA]. They are America's first national heroes. ID253704 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Domestic Manners of the Americans, Trollope, Frances
82 Trollope, Frances Domestic Manners of the Americans
London The Folio Society 1977 2nd Impression Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good+ condition in a Very Good Slipcase. Slipcase has slight edgewear and tiny sticker stain. Illustrated with black and white lithographs by Auguste Hervieu who had accompanied Mrs Trollope on her travels. 299 pages In 1827, Frances Trollope, mother of Anthony Trollope departed for USA with 3 of her children. She planned to stay at utopian community, Nashoba, West Tennessee which had been founded by her friend, Frances Wright. When this proved unsuitable she then travelled around America, living by her wits and finally returning to England in 1831. ID259059 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Fusiliers Eight Years with the Redcoats in America, Urban, Mark
83 Urban, Mark Fusiliers Eight Years with the Redcoats in America
London Faber & Faber 2007 0571224865 / 9780571224869 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic cover. Colour and black & white illustrations. B/W maps. 384 pages From Lexington Green in 1775 to Yorktown in 1781, the Royal Welch Fusiliers marched thousands of miles and fought dozens of battles to uphold British rule in America. The author draws on reviously unused primary accounts to reveal the inner life of the regiment and through it, the British Army as a whole. ID296787 
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84 Vaeth, J. Gordon The Man Who Founded Georgia: The Story of James Edward Oglethorpe
New York Crowell-Collier 1968 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Decorated boards. DJ marked a little to rear and worn on upper edge. Black & white illustrations. Gift inscription to front free endpaper (flyleaf). ix, 134 pages A vivid account of Georgia's early history. ID244622 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Chronicles of the Pilgrim Fathers, Various; Introduction by John Masefield
85 Various; Introduction by John Masefield Chronicles of the Pilgrim Fathers
London J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. no date. Before 1915 (no series number present) Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Burgundy leather with gilt decorations and titles to face and spine. Gilt to top edge. Some minor rubbing to spine ends. Mild offset to free endpapers. Includes ribbon marker, frayed at end. 364 pages Everyman's Library edited by Ernest Rhys ID294056 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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The Vikings and America, Wahlgren, Erik
86 Wahlgren, Erik The Vikings and America
London Thames & Hudson 1986 0500021090 / 9780500021095 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings. 192 pages Volume 102 in the 'Ancient Peoples and Places' series. ID296737 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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87 Whitehill, Walter Muir Boston A Topographical History
Cambridge, Massachusetts Belknap Press 1968 0674079515 / 9780674079519 2nd Edition Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs & Maps. 299 pages ID270171 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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88 Whitelaw, William Menzies The Maritimes and Canada Before Confederation
Toronto Oxford University Press 1966 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Black & white maps. 347 pages ID256707 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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An Imperfect God.  George Washington, His Slaves, and the Creation of America., Wiencek, Henry
89 Wiencek, Henry An Imperfect God. George Washington, His Slaves, and the Creation of America.
New York Farrar Straus and Giroux 2003 0374175268 / 9780374175269 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 404 pages Henry Wiencek explores the Founding Father's engagement with slavery at every stage of his life- as Virginia planter, soldier, politician, president and statesman. ID295060 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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MADOC The Making of a Myth, Williams, Gwyn
90 Williams, Gwyn MADOC The Making of a Myth
London Eyre Methuen 1979 0413394506 / 9780413394507 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 226 pages The legend of the Welsh discovery of America. ID144477 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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91 Wilson, Edmund THE TWENTIES From Notebooks and Diaries of the Period
London Macmillan 1975 3331883069 / 9783331883061 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected ina purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ lightly marked and slightly chipped. 367 pages Edited, with an Introduction by, Leon Edel. The artistic and erotic education of America's greatest man of letters. ID228513 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The New Nation 1800-1845, Wiltse, Charles M
92 Wiltse, Charles M The New Nation 1800-1845
London Macmillan 1965 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Dustjacket is price-clipped. Slight wear to the edges of DJ (minimal loss).Very small closed tear to front top edge of spine of DJ (no loss). 237 pages Part of the Making of America Series. ID292291 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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93 Withey, Lynne Dearest Friend A Life of Abigail Adams
New York Touchstone 2002 074323443X / 9780743234436 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. xiv, 369 pages Life of Abigail Adams, wife of patriot John Adams who became the most influential woman in Revolutionary America. ID253995 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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94 Woodcock, George British Columbia A History of the Province
Vancouver Douglas & McIntyre 1994 1550541277 / 9781550541274 Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good++ condition. Gift inscription to inside of front cover. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 288pages ID186237 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Islands of Destiny A History of Hawaii, Wyndette, Olive
95 Wyndette, Olive Islands of Destiny A History of Hawaii
Rutland Charles E. Tuttle Co. 1968 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Previous owner's details to half-title page. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 296pages The complete history of Hawaii - facts not fiction! A fast moving narrative of an island nation whose settlement antedates the arrival of European pioneers by a thousand years. ID175369 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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