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SOUVENIR FOLDER OF HARRODSBURG, KY, THE FIRST ENGLISH SETTLEMENT WEST OF THE ALLEGHENYS

By: Not Stated

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Lexington, KY, L. F. Mattingly: 1940

Seller ID: 75749

Condition: Very Good


Small 3 1/2 X 5" packet that opens to reveal a set of 15 color scenes folded together accordion-style. Packet is self-contained and was intended to be mailed. An attractive and colorful piece of ephemera. Minor edge wear and toning. No writing or stamp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

L & N TIME TABLES (LOUISVILLE AND NASHVILLE RAILROAD)

By: Not Stated

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Louisville, KY, L & N Railroad: 1938

Seller ID: 76570

Condition: Very Good


Pamphlet. Wraps have slight edgewear, else is very good. Date on front cover is October 1, 1938, no. 463. 39 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

HISTORICAL SELF-GUIDE OF WASHINGTON, THE HEART OF THE NATION: ARLINGTON AND MT. VERNON

By: Not Stated

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Washington Guide Book Co.: 1922

Seller ID: 76881

Condition: Very Good-


163 pp; Wraps are slightly worn and creased; minor toning. Binding is tight. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

TOURIST, OR POCKET MANUAL FOR TRAVELLERS ON THE HUDSON RIVER, THE WESTERN AND NORTHERN CANALS AND RAILROADS: THE STAGE ROUTES TO NIAGARA FALLS; AND DOWN LAKE ONTARIO AND THE ST. LAWRENCE TO MONTREAL AND QUEBEC

By: Not Stated

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1839

Seller ID: 77289

Condition: Good+


108 pp; Boards are slightly soiled and edge worn, spine is chipped at the top, backstrip is cracked along the front hinge but is still securely attached. Front inner hinge is weak but binding is tight. Fold-out map in the front is intact but has been misfolded into the book. Previous owner's name on front endpage, some foxing and toning. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

WONDERFUL CALIFORNIA

By: Not Stated

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Van-Noy Interstate Co.: 1900

Seller ID: 80112

Condition: Good


No date; probably published circa 1900. Wraps are soiled and worn, top and bottom of spine have short tears along the hinges. Minor foxing on first and last few pages, small red label on lower edge of first page. Many attractive full page photos. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

NIAGARA FALLS: A COLORFUL SOUVENIR BOOK

By: Not Stated

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Curt Teich & Co.: 1941

Seller ID: 80381

Condition: Fine


No date, probably published in the early 1940s. Stapled binding. Minor wear on spine and very slight wear on top edge of rear wrap, otherwise exceptionally clean and tight. A brightly and fancifully colored book, produced in "C. T. Art-Colortone". ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION 1936

By: Not Stated

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Democratic Party: 1936

Seller ID: 80930

Condition: Very Good-


394 pp; Wraps and spine are creased, scuffed and worn. Toning on blank pages facing portraits, otherwise contents are clean and tight. Many full page portraits and attractive color advertisements. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

LIFE AT VASSAR: SEVENTY-FIVE YEARS IN PICTURES, 1865 - 1940

By: Not Stated

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Vassar Cooperative Bookshop: 1940

Seller ID: 85630

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


124 pp; Foxing on fore edges and top edges of boards, pages have some toning. Binding is slightly cocked but tight. DJ has some soiling and edge wear, fore edges and spine are faded. Still an attractive book in tight binding. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

KENTUCKY PIONEER, VOL. 1, NO. 3, OCTOBER, 1969;

By: Not Stated

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Richmond, KY, Madison County Historical Society: 1969

Seller ID: 96256

Condition: Fine


Excellent book; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

JOURNAL OF TRAVELS INTO THE ARKANSAS TERRITORY

By: Nuttall, Thomas

Price: $40.00

Publisher: None Listed, Readex Microprint Corporation: 1966

Seller ID: 52198

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Great Americana series; facsimile reprint of 1821 edition; lt soil to boards along foredege; page edges foxed, else contents clean and sound. 296 pp.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Virginia Beautiful

By: Nutting, Wallace

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Old America / Garden City: 1930

Seller ID: 81946

Condition: Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket


306 pp; Book marked American Publishing Company, DJ Garden City Publishing. States Beautiful Series. Light soil to spine, very slight edgewear, previous owner's name on front endpage and some toning. Otherwise clean, tight, and attractive. DJ is worn with significant edge chips and tears, several small missing pieces. DJ in clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Ontario and St. Lawrence Steamboat Company's Handbook for Travelers to Niagara falls, Montreal and quebec, and Through Lake Champlain to Saratoga springs

By: Ontario and St. Lawrence Steamboat Company

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Buffalo, NY, Jewett, Thomas & Co.: 1853

Seller ID: 64707

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


173 pp; Boards and spine are scuffed and a little worn. Missing front and rear fly page; minor foxing and toning. Includes fold-out map in very good condition. Still a nice, tight, and attractive copy. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

TELL IT IN GATH

By: Osgoode, Joseph A.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Sewanee, TN, Univ. Press of Sewanee, TN: 1918

Seller ID: 16453

Condition: Good+


215 pp; Ex-library copy, call numbers on spine, stamp on paste-down & title page, strip of glue residue from card removal on last ep, board and spine are beginning to mildly fray, front hinge is a tad weak but secure, else binding is sound, text clean, a good copy. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

DEAR: A COMMUNITY HISTORY (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Painter, Patricia Scollard

Price: $9.50

Publisher: John F. Kelly: 1981

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 80374

Condition: Very Good


16 pp; Stapled binding. Author signed presentation to the previous owner, white wraps show mild toning & soiling as well as faint edge wear, otherwise a tight clean copy. 16p ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books.; Signed by Author View more info

Journals of Francis Parkman, Complete in Two Volumes

By: Parkman, Francis; Wade, Mason.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York & London, Harper & Brothers: 1947

Seller ID: 70467

Condition: Very Good+


Complete in 2 vols. Books are faintly sun faded on spines; very light edgewear, minor soiling to outer hinges; else interiors & text wonderfully clean, tight & unmarked, great copies. 718p. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

SWEET MYSTERY: A BOOK OF REMEMBERING (SIGNED BY AUTHOR)

By: Paterson, Judith H.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1996

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 83033

ISBN: 0374272263

Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket


276 pp; Signed by author to previous owner, with previous owner's name. Like new. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books.; Signed by Author View more info

Notes: Albany's Oldest Post-Mark 1773-1790

By: Peltz, W.L.L.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, American Historical Company: 1961

Seller ID: 68407

Condition: Very Good+


Boards show minor edgewear esp to spine head and foot, corners very lightly bumped, small toned area on front pastedown, interior very clean, binding tight an attractive copy. Illus. 49 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Iowa Journal Of History And Politics (October 1906): The Origin And Organization Of The Republican Party In Iowa

By: Pelzer, Louis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Iowa City, IA, The State Historical Society of Iowa: 1906

Seller ID: 67069

Condition: Very Good-


Vol. 4 No. 4; index volume, wraps shelfworn, front wrap and spine loose but attached, binding a bit loose in places, but still clean, sound.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

IOWA JOURNAL OF HISTORY AND POLITICS, VOL. 7, NO. 2, APRIL 1909; HISTORY OF POLITICAL PARTIES IN IOWA FROM 1857 TO 1860

By: Pelzer, Louis

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Iowa City, IA, State Historical Society of Iowa: 1909

Seller ID: 67320

Condition: Very Good+


Spine very lightly creased, wraps have minute shelf wear otherwise a very attractive copy. Article on pages 179-229. Published quarterly by The State Historical Society of Iowa. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Lanterns on the Levee: Recollections of a Planter's Son

By: Percy, William Alexander; Percy, Walker

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Louisiana State University Press: 1973

Seller ID: 81978

ISBN: 0807100722

Condition: Very Good


347 pp; A nice solid book with light edgewear and scuffing to wraps and a lightly creased spine, But interior and text remain wonderfully clean tight and unmarked. Percy's grew up in the 'Old South' as it left its semifeudal heritage and became the unstable climate of the 1940s; his story remains to this day an intimate, honest, and soul-probing record. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info