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John Paul Jones

By: De La Croix, Robert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Muller Ltd.: 1962

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID278295


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some light soiling & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Some mild tape marks to endpapers. 222 pages Translated from the French by Edward Fitzgerald View more info

Image for The Vigilantes of Montana or Popular Justice in the Rocky Mountains. Being a Correct and Impartial Narrative of the Chase, Trial, Capture and Execution of Henry Plummer's Band

The Vigilantes of Montana or Popular Justice in the Rocky Mountains. Being a Correct and Impartial Narrative of the Chase, Trial, Capture and Execution of Henry Plummer's Band

By: Dimsdale, Thos

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Time-Life Books: 1980

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID184342

ISBN: 0809440237


Octavo Size. Very Good condition, Leather binding, gilt edges, ribbon book marker and marbled endpapers. Fascsimile reprint of 1866 edition 228pages. Classics of the Old West series. View more info

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American Vistas 1877 to the present

By: Dinnerstein, Leonard and Jackson,Kenneth (Editors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1987

Edition: 5th Edition

Seller ID: ID6956

ISBN: 0195041372


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 354pages View more info

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A Struggle for Power The American Revolution

By: Draper, Theodore

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Abacus: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID309190

ISBN: 0349108862


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 544 pages Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. View more info

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Super Casino Inside the New Las Vegas

By: Earley, Pete

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 2000

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: ID202240

ISBN: 0553095021


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 386 pages View more info

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Cleopatra's Barge: The Crowninshield Story

By: Ferguson, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID5655

ISBN: 0316278955


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners and some mild flecking and discolouration to DJ spine and upper rear edge. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Family tree to endpapers. 293 Complete chronicle of the remarkable American Crowinshield family, who in the fine art of making and spending money have had few equals in American history. View more info

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Made in America A Social History of American Culture and Character

By: Fischer, Claude S.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Chicago and London, The University of Chicago Press: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition, Later Printing

Seller ID: ID309551

ISBN: 0226251438


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 511 pages Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. View more info

Image for The Lord Helps Those.   How the People of Nova Scotia Are Solving Their Problems Through Co-operation

The Lord Helps Those. How the People of Nova Scotia Are Solving Their Problems Through Co-operation

By: Fowler, Bertram B.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, The Vanguard Press: 1938

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: ID251057


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Corners lightly bumped. Newspaper clipping about the Koornong School in Victoria glued to front free end paper. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages and stamp to rear pastedown. 180 pages How the Francis Xavier University spearheaded a program of education and community development to assist the people of Nova Scotia in the late 1920s/1930s. View more info

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Runaway Slaves Rebels on the Plantation

By: Franklin, John Hope and Schweninger, Loren

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID309385

ISBN: 0195084497


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 455 pages Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. View more info

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A Nation Within A Nation. Dependency and the Cree

By: Gagne, Marie-Anik

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Montreal, Black Rose Books: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID291488

ISBN: 1551640120


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 161 pages This book eloquently argues the first nation have been forcibly brought into orbit of world capitalization via "imperialization". View more info

Image for Philistines at the Hedgerow Passion and Property in the Hamptons

Philistines at the Hedgerow Passion and Property in the Hamptons

By: Gaines, Steven

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hodder: 1998

Seller ID: ID174718

ISBN: 0733610064


Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 326 pages. View more info

Image for Virginia Voyages from Hakluyt.

Virginia Voyages from Hakluyt.

By: Hakluyt, Richard (Edited by David Quinn & Alison Quinn)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1973

Seller ID: ID258979

ISBN: 0192554069


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Some age-toning to DJ edges. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 195 pages From the Oxford English Memoirs and Travels Series. View more info

Image for The First Colonists: Hakluyts's Voyages To North America. A modern version with an introduction, by A.L. Rowse

The First Colonists: Hakluyts's Voyages To North America. A modern version with an introduction, by A.L. Rowse

By: Hakluyt, Richard and Rowse, A. L.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1987

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: ID246475


Quarto Size. Very Good+ copy in Very Good slipcase, Bound in three point canvas Nice copy. Colour and black & white illustrations. Bookplate and Previous owner's neat label to front free endpaper. 142 pages View more info

Image for Statesmen of the Lost Cause: Jefferson Davis and His Cabinet

Statesmen of the Lost Cause: Jefferson Davis and His Cabinet

By: Hendrick, Burton J.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The Literary Guild of America: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID245113


Octavo Size. Very Good condition in a Fair dustjacket - now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at edges with small loss to top edge and spine ends. Spine is age darkened. Patches of tanning to pastedowns. Book fore edge is tanning with age. Text block is clear and bright. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 452 pages Relates the sometimes coordinated, sometimes reckless and jealous efforts of the Southern leaders whose responsibility it was to hold the Confederacy together behind the lines. View more info

Image for Chronology of Mansfield, Connecticut 1702-1972

Chronology of Mansfield, Connecticut 1702-1972

By: History Workshop of the Mansfield Historical Society

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Mansfield Historical Society: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID263000


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Light marking. Fold-out map present and in tact. Spine and leading edge of rear cover lightly sunned. 198 pages Charts the life of Mansfield, Connecticut. View more info

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The Black Almanac

By: Hornsby, Alton

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Barron's Educational Series: 1977

Edition: 4th Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID294923

ISBN: 0812006844


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 358 pages From involuntary servitude [1619-1860] to a return to the mainstream [1973-1976]?. All the important biographical details, institutions, significant events, laws, court decisions, programs and manifestos - affecting The Black American. View more info

Image for Freethinkers.  A History of American Secularism

Freethinkers. A History of American Secularism

By: Jacoby, Susan

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Books: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300098

ISBN: 0805074422


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ has lonish closed tear to rear panel & is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. 417 pages View more info

Image for An Analysis Of Sources Of Information On The Population Of The Navaho. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 197

An Analysis Of Sources Of Information On The Population Of The Navaho. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 197

By: Johnston, Dernis Foster

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, U.S. Printing Office: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID283567


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. AVery Good copy. No dustjacket. Olive cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Black & white tables and maps including a fold-out map. Stamps of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to Title page and front free endpaper. Ink number to upper corner of front pastedown. iii, 220 pages A comparative investigation of two major sources of information on the population of the Navaho, namely the records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the enumerations of the Bureau of the Census. View more info

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DESTINATION AMERICA

By: Jones, Maldwyn A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID114653

ISBN: 0297770764


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 256 pages The story of the greatest mass migration in history. View more info

Image for A Pair of Lawn Sleeves. A Biography of William Smith (1727-1803)

A Pair of Lawn Sleeves. A Biography of William Smith (1727-1803)

By: Jones, Thomas Firth.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Chilton Book Company: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID3603

ISBN: 0801956536


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 210pages The biography of one of the greatest educatorsof the 18th century. View more info