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Image for The Man Who Founded Georgia: The Story of James Edward Oglethorpe

The Man Who Founded Georgia: The Story of James Edward Oglethorpe

By: Vaeth, J. Gordon

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Crowell-Collier: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID244622


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Decorated boards. Mild wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Black & white illustrations. Gift inscription to front free endpaper (flyleaf ix, 134 pages A vivid account of Georgia's early history. View more info

Image for Chief Engineer.  Washington Roebling: The Man Who Built the Brooklyn Bridge

Chief Engineer. Washington Roebling: The Man Who Built the Brooklyn Bridge

By: Wagner, Erica

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Bloomsbury: 2017

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID301557

ISBN: 1620400510


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. Colour and black & white illustrations. 364 pages View more info

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MADOC The Making of a Myth

By: Williams, Gwyn

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Eyre Methuen: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID144477

ISBN: 0413394506


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. View more info

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Saints and Strangers.

By: WILLISON, George F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1946

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID4891


Octavo Size. Very Good condition but no dustjacket. ownership details to front free endpaper [verso]. Black and white frontispiece. Includes two Appendices: A: The Pilgrim Company and B. Officers of the Old Colony and of the Pilgrim Church. Also Includes, Notes, A Selective Bibliography and Index. 446pages. Being the Lives of the Pilgrim Fathers and Their Families, with Their Friends and Foes; and an Account of Their Posthumous Wanderings in Limbo, Their Final Resurrection and Rise to Glory, and the Strange Pilgrimages of Plymouth Rock. View more info

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The New Nation 1800-1845

By: Wiltse, Charles M

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID292291


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. View more info

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Dearest Friend A Life of Abigail Adams

By: Withey, Lynne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Touchstone: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID253995

ISBN: 074323443X


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. View more info

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The Old World's New World

By: Woodward, C. Vann

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID9710

ISBN: 0195064518


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. [xxviii]139 pages. View more info

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Islands of Destiny A History of Hawaii

By: Wyndette, Olive

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rutland, Charles E. Tuttle Co.: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID175369


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. View more info