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The Long Gray Line, Atkinson, Rick
1 Atkinson, Rick The Long Gray Line
71268 Boston Houghton Mifflin Co. 1989 0395480086 / 9780395480083 First Edition; First Printing Hard Cover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
Good copy of acclaimed study of group of West Point cadets' lives after graduation from the military academy. In top shape, in full grey DJ with orig. $24.95 flap price unclipped; faint stain at top edge & in poly protector. Book in black half cloth w/faded gilt lettering spine. Interior has very minimal highlighter/underlining; prev owner's inked name, else bright and unmarked. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Long Gray Line, Atkinson, Rick
2 Atkinson, Rick The Long Gray Line
71345 Boston Houghton Mifflin Co. 1989 0395480086 / 9780395480083 First Edition; First Printing Hard Cover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
Sharp copy of acclaimed study of group of West Point cadets' lives after graduation from the military academy. In top shape, in full grey DJ with orig. $24.95 flap price unclipped; faint stain at top edge & in removable mylar protector. Book in black half cloth w/faded gilt lettering spine. Interior clean, bright and unmarked. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 21.00 USD
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To the Hartford Convention   The Federalists and the Origins of Party Politics in Massachusetts, 1789-1815, Banner, James M
3 Banner, James M To the Hartford Convention The Federalists and the Origins of Party Politics in Massachusetts, 1789-1815
72922 New York Alfred A. Knopf 1970 First Edition Hardcover Good+ in Good dust jacket 
The convention held in Hartford 1814 was a turning point in the evolution of the early United States. This stated first edition in decent shape. With some red ink underlinings; and previous owner's rubberstampings on several pages and on lower edge. Volume solid and tight. Dust jacket with significant chipping and abrasions along top edge; in removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 378 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Into The Wilderness Dream: Exploration Narratives of the American West 1500-1805, BARCLAY, Donald A.; MAGUIRE, James H.; WILD, Peter (editors)
4 BARCLAY, Donald A.; MAGUIRE, James H.; WILD, Peter (editors) Into The Wilderness Dream: Exploration Narratives of the American West 1500-1805
74350 Salt Lake City, Utah U. S. A. University of Utah Press 2002 0874804442 / 9780874804447 Trade Paper Very Good with no dust jacket 
The writings of early European and American explorers and travelers in the American West are offered here. With inked gift inscription on front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked and firm. Volume is faintly curled from improper storage. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 397 pages 
Price: 10.50 USD
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Denver!, BARKER, Bill; LEWIN, Jackie
5 BARKER, Bill; LEWIN, Jackie Denver!
31209 Garden City, NY Doubleday and Company 1972 Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
In full blue cloth-covered boards with slight shelf wear. DJ has minor chipping, soiling & scuffing and has been price clipped. Signed 'Blessings!/Bill Barker/and/Jackie Lewin' on half title page. Includes 16 pages of b&w photos; maps at endpapers. Book has prev. owner's inked name on title page. Stated first edition. Former radio and TV host Bill Barker and Jackie Lewin team up to tell all about Denver, it's history, and what sets it apart from other places.; 31209; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 231 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Literature of the Lewis and Clark Expedition  A Bibliography and Essays, BECKHAM, Stephen Dow (essays); ERICKSON, Doug; SKINNER, Jeremy; MERCHANT, Paul (bibliography)
6 BECKHAM, Stephen Dow (essays); ERICKSON, Doug; SKINNER, Jeremy; MERCHANT, Paul (bibliography) The Literature of the Lewis and Clark Expedition A Bibliography and Essays
75902 Portland, Oregon U. S. A. Lewis & Clark College 2003 0963086618 / 9780963086617 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A handsomely produced work, combining a bibliography body of writings concerning the expedition with essays on the subject by history professor Beckham. The famous 1803-1806 exploration of the Pacific Northwest by Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809) and William Clark (1770-1838) was undertaken at the behest of President Thomas Jefferson. This work offers numerous illustrations and photos; and includes a section of color plates. --- In full navy cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering and decorations on cover and spine. Bright, shiny jacket bears engraved illustration of river waterfall next to an Indian encampment. --- An excellent copy, bright and unmarked and lacking damages. Jacket in similar condition, but with shallow indentations on front cover. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 315 pages 
Price: 64.00 USD
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Cowboying  A Tough Job in a Hard Land, BECKSTEAD, James H.
7 BECKSTEAD, James H. Cowboying A Tough Job in a Hard Land
74353 Salt Lake City, Utah U. S. A. University of Utah Press 1995 0874803780 / 9780874803785 Soft Cover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
3rd printing of work which was first published in 1991. With a foreward by Wilford Brimley. With very small inked gift presentation remarks on first page. With dozens of historic b&w and sepia photos of cowboys and their world in the American West, especially in the present-day state of Utah. In very nice shape, with minor rubbing to cover edges. In oversized (8-1/2 in. wide x 11 in. tall) format. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 283 pages 
Price: 68.50 USD
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The Last Ranch  A Colorado Community and the Coming Desert, BINGHAM, Sam
8 BINGHAM, Sam The Last Ranch A Colorado Community and the Coming Desert
74443 New York Pantheon Books 1996 0679422838 / 9780679422839 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Inscribed by author on half title page: 'To Bill Zananti with best/wishes/Sam Bingham'. First Edition, First Printing. In full grey paper-covered boards with titling in white on spine. Interior clean, bright and unmarked. Jacket is immaculate and bears original $27.50 flap price. Author's work examines the so-called 'desertification' of Colorado's San Luis Valley. ; 8vo 8" - 10" tall; 363 pages 
Price: 35.50 USD
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The Legend of John Brown  A Biography and a History, BOYER, Richard Owen
9 BOYER, Richard Owen The Legend of John Brown A Biography and a History
72917 New York Alfred A. Knopf 1973 039446124X / 9780394461243 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Oversize volume examines the life of John Brown, who gave his life in his opposition to slavery in the U.S. Stated first edition, publisher's page. W/image of Brown on front cloth cover. Interior clean and bright; unmarked. Dust jacket chipped & torn along edges, with orig $12.50 flap price; in removable mylar protector. (NOTE: Due to the weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 627 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Pillar of Fire  America in the King Years 1963-65, Branch, Taylor
10 Branch, Taylor Pillar of Fire America in the King Years 1963-65
72162 Simon & Schuster 1998 0684808196 / 9780684808192 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Author's 2nd volume in his 3 volume life of Dr. Martin Luther King. Signed by author on title page. In decent shape, with inked 'placemarks' here and there; stains on edges. DJ good, with retailer's "Autographed Copy" sticker, front cover and minor smudges. 1st edit with full number line, publisher's page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 768 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 29.00 USD
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Hear That Lonesome Whistle Blow  Railroads in the West, BROWN, Dee
11 BROWN, Dee Hear That Lonesome Whistle Blow Railroads in the West
74257 New York Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1977 0030169364 / 9780030169366 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
First Edition, first printing (with full number line on publisher's page). In full black cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations on spine in metallic red and gilt. Maps at endpapers by Rafael Palacios; interior liberally dotted with photos, drawings and other illustrations. Indexed. Volume is clean and bright; firm. Jacket has some curling at edges; spine is slightly sunned. Author's account of the opening of the American West by the widespread use of railroads. Emphasis here is on the negative effects of this expansion. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 311 pages 
Price: 10.50 USD
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The Legend of Baby Doe  The Life and Times of the Silver Queen of the West, BURKE, John
12 BURKE, John The Legend of Baby Doe The Life and Times of the Silver Queen of the West
74767 New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1974 BCE Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Book club edition. In dark red leatherette covers w/titling in orange on spine. Includes a section of b&w photos. Interior clean, bright and firm. Jacket has some sunning at spine. --- The compelling story of a woman who defied societial norms to marry a mining baron and her struggles to carry on after losing her substantial fortune.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 248 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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Lincoln and the Civil War  A Profile and a History, Canby, Courtlandt (editor)
13 Canby, Courtlandt (editor) Lincoln and the Civil War A Profile and a History
71435 New York George Braziller, Inc. 1960 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Writings focusing on Abraham Lincoln by assorted people are brought together in this work edited by Canby. In full black cloth covers; volume is cocked and has concave spine; interior solid and tight and unmarked. DJ is chipped at edges; in removable mylar protector; has orig flap price unclipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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An Unfinished Life:  John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963, DALLEK, Robert
14 DALLEK, Robert An Unfinished Life: John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963
76982 Boston Little, Brown and Company 2003 0316172383 / 9780316172387 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. Author's comprehensive biography of Mr. Kennedy, complete with two sections of b&w photos, extensive endnotes, and index. --- In full maroon cloth-covered boards with titling stamped in silver on spine. Jacket with photo of John F. Kennedy in a rocking chair on cover. --- A clean, firm copy lacking markings. Covers with light rubbing and cover corners are bumped. Jacket chafed along edges, bears orig. $30 flap price. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; x, 838 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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Shelby Chapter: Sons of the American Revolution The History Brunswick, Shelby County, Tennessee, DAVIES-RODGERS, Ellen
15 DAVIES-RODGERS, Ellen Shelby Chapter: Sons of the American Revolution The History Brunswick, Shelby County, Tennessee
75947 Brunswick, Tennessee Plantation Press 1988 Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by author on front fly page. [Shelby County, Tenn.] [Genealogy] A work dedicated to the history and accomplishments of the members of the Shelby County [Memphis area] chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution. With reproductions of chapter documents and patriotic music. Includes listings of membership names & leaders from 1960 to 1988 and meeting agendas for that same span. --- In blue leatherette with titling in gilt on cover; red endpapers. Brochure about this work taped at back endpapers. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A bright, clean copy of this scarce work. Ideal for genealogical research. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 52 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 35.00 USD
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But We Were Born Free, Davis, Elmer
16 Davis, Elmer But We Were Born Free
73019 Garden City, New York Garden City Books 1954 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
1950s-era broadcaster's musings on the state of liberty in America has application now in the 21st century. Book club edition in good shape; clean, bright and unmarked. ; 0.8 x 8.3 x 5.6 Inches 
Price: 12.00 USD
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On the Road With John James Audubon, Durant, Mary B. & Michael Harwood
17 Durant, Mary B. & Michael Harwood On the Road With John James Audubon
72687 New York Dodd, Mead & Co 1980 0396077404 / 9780396077404 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Good, tight copy of work which retraces the steps of the famed naturalist and artist, John James Audubon. With dozens of illustrations and photos. Book club edition in full dark red cloth covers; bright, clean, unmarked interior. Dust jacket scuffed but intact; now in removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 638 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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The Century Magazine, Illustrated Monthly Magazine. May 1892, to October 1892. Vol. XLIV, New series Vol. XXII., EDITORS; CASTELAR, Emilio; MELVILLE, Herman; KIPLING, Rudyard; BALESTIER, Wolcott; ROOSEVELT, Theodore et al.
18 EDITORS; CASTELAR, Emilio; MELVILLE, Herman; KIPLING, Rudyard; BALESTIER, Wolcott; ROOSEVELT, Theodore et al. The Century Magazine, Illustrated Monthly Magazine. May 1892, to October 1892. Vol. XLIV, New series Vol. XXII.
74890 New York The Century Company 1892 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Six months of the magazine bound together by the publisher, The Century Company, in dark red quarter leather and black cloth-covered boards. Includes the months of May, 1892 through October, 1892. With 6-page table of contents inserted before first month. Volume very firm and tight; with some yellowed interior pages. Previous owner's signature (or rubber stamping) appears randomly through the volume. Cover worn at edges with outer skin of leather abraded in spots. --- Each issue of The Century Magazine includes non-fiction articles and stories, often by well-known authors, as well as dozens of illustrations, photos, poems, and letters. Includes a six-part biography of Christopher Columbus by Emilio Castelar, who was to become the president of the First Spanish Republic. Featured are six poems by Herman Melville. One series of articles, 'The Naulahka' was written by Rudyard Kipling and Wolcott Balestier; another, 'An Elk Hunt at Two-Ocean Pass' written by Theodore Roosevelt, appears here. These, and many other articles, make this a fascinating glimpse at reading matter for educated people in the late 19th century. --- The Century Magazine was the successor publication to Scribner's Monthly and was edited by Dr. Josiah Gilbert Holland and Richard Watson Gilder.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; viii, 960 pages 
Price: 42.50 USD
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Harper's Pictorial History of The Civil War, GUERNSEY, Alfred H.; ALDEN, Henry M.
19 GUERNSEY, Alfred H.; ALDEN, Henry M. Harper's Pictorial History of The Civil War
77107 New York The Fairfax Press c1977 0517224224 / 9780517224229 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
A facsimile reprint of a work initially published in 1866 which covers the breadth and scope of the Civil War with 1000 illustrations (mostly engravings) and maps. This work taken from the pages of Harper's Magazine by two of its former editors. Jacket bears wrap-around color image of painting of Battle of Sharpsburg/Antietam by Louis Kurz. Indexed. --- A large, heavy volume (weighing approx. 8.5 lbs.), in blue cloth-covered boards, titling gilt-stamped spine & cover. Undated but likely issued c1977, 5th printing. --- With a hint of fading to cover edges; else a clean, bright firm copy lacking obvious damages. Jacket in similar shape, but with very slight creasing to edges. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall 
Price: 99.00 USD
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A Chronology of the Old West, HARDY, William P.
20 HARDY, William P. A Chronology of the Old West
75904 New York Vantage Press 1988 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
Stated first edition, copyright page. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper, likely in jest, to Johnson County War figurehead Cattle Kate, thusly: 'Best wishes/to/Cattle Kate/Bill Hardy/9-22-88'. From the jacket flap: '...Hardy organizes the events and developments from all across the West between the years of 1860 and 1900 into a logical progression...'. Includes numerous b&w photos and drawings. Indexed and with bibliography. --- In full brown buckram cloth-covered boards w/titling stamped in gilt on spine. Jacket bears photo of Wild Bill Hickok on front; author as a boy on back. --- A clean, bright copy with minor edgewear. Jacket lightly rubbed; in removable archival mylar protector. ; 225 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 44.50 USD
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Benjamin Franklin  An American Life, ISAACSON, Walter
21 ISAACSON, Walter Benjamin Franklin An American Life
74106 New York Simon & Schuster 2003 0684807610 / 9780684807614 Hardcover Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket 
9th printing. With numerous photos in center glossy section. With gift inscription on fly page; else a clean, bright copy. Jacket very nice, with blacked-over sticker on flap price. A handsome copy of author's comprehensive look at the American founder's most interesting life. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 590 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine May 1883 through October 1883 Vol XXVI - New Series vol. IV, JAMES, Henry; BEWICK, Thomas  et al.
22 JAMES, Henry; BEWICK, Thomas et al. The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine May 1883 through October 1883 Vol XXVI - New Series vol. IV
74924 New York The Century Co. 1883 Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
Six months of the magazine bound together by the publisher, The Century Company, in tan quarter leather and marbled paper-covered boards. Includes the months of May, 1883 through October, 1883. With 6-page table of contents inserted before first month. Volume has detached front cover, loose spine backing and missing back cover but with firm textblock. Interior has some yellowed interior pages with minor soiling on some pages and textblock edges. --- Each issue of The Century Magazine includes non-fiction articles and stories, often by well-known authors, as well as dozens of illustrations, photos, poems, and letters. Includes biographies of Anthony Trollope, Alphonse Daudet and George du Maurier by Henry James. Also included is an article describing the artists who have studied or admired the work of Thomas Bewick, the noted British bird and wildlife artist. These, and many other articles, make this a fascinating glimpse at reading matter for educated people in the late 19th century. --- The Century Magazine was the successor publication to Scribner's Monthly and was edited by Dr. Josiah Gilbert Holland and Richard Watson Gilder.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; viii, 960 pages 
Price: 22.50 USD
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A Jefferson Profile: As Revealed in His Letters, JEFFERSON, Thomas; PADOVER, Saul K. (editor)
23 JEFFERSON, Thomas; PADOVER, Saul K. (editor) A Jefferson Profile: As Revealed in His Letters
60029 New York John Day Company 1956 Hard Cover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Collection of Jefferson's letters in a sharp copy. In full green cloth covers w/facsimile T.J. signat. frt. DJ chipped (especially at head of spine) with price clipped flap; in mylar protector. Poignant gift inscription, front free endpaper.; 60029; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 359 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Denver: A Pictorial History from Frontier Camp to Queen City of the Plains, JONES, William C.; FORREST, Kenton
24 JONES, William C.; FORREST, Kenton Denver: A Pictorial History from Frontier Camp to Queen City of the Plains
74763 Boulder, Colorado Pruett Publishing Company 1980 0871085755 / 9780871085757 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
From its founding in 1859 through the publication date of 1980, scenes from Denver's past are presented here. With dozens of b&w photos, and text to accompany them. In nice shape, with a small crease, rear cover; else a bright, firm, unmarked copy. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 336 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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Fields of Battle  The Wars for North America, Keegan, John
25 Keegan, John Fields of Battle The Wars for North America
71853 Knopf 1996 067942413x / 9780679424130 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Acclaimed historian looks at effect of American geography as it pertains to the pivotal battlefields of early America. In great shape, in plum half cloth w/green paperboard covers; interior clean & unmarked. DJ very lightly wrinkled at edges; bears orig $30 flap price and in removable mylar protective cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 348 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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Pueblo, Hardscrabble, Greenhorn  The Upper Arkansas, 1832-1856, Lecompte, Janet
26 Lecompte, Janet Pueblo, Hardscrabble, Greenhorn The Upper Arkansas, 1832-1856
73463 Norman, Oklahoma U. S. A. University of Oklahoma Press 1980 0806117230 / 9780806117232 Trade Paper Near Fine with no dust jacket 
The fascinating history of three settlements of whites in the Arkansas Valley areas near present-day Pueblo, Colorado in a sharp copy. Stated First Edition, 2nd Printing. With many photos, maps and drawings. In great shape, with minor scuffing on back cover; clean, bright, unmarked interior. ; 1.06 x 9.03 x 6.07 Inches; 354 pages 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Colorado  a Literary Chronicle, LEE, W. Storrs
27 LEE, W. Storrs Colorado a Literary Chronicle
75163 New York Funk & Wagnalls 1970 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Illustrations by W. Ralph Merrill. From Francis Parkman through Irving Stone, the editor has amassed the writings of various authors on the subject of Colorado and its history. In full dark green cloth-covered boards with titling in blue on cover and spine. Interior clean and bright; unmarked. Jacket with chips and small tears; especially at spine ends. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 489 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The County Records Manual 1970 [North Carolina], PATTERSON, Rear Admiral A. M.; GATTON, F. D. (editors)
28 PATTERSON, Rear Admiral A. M.; GATTON, F. D. (editors) The County Records Manual 1970 [North Carolina]
75961 Raleigh North Carolina Division of Archives and History 1970 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A guide for North Carolina county officials 'in matters pertaining to the retention and disposition of public records in their custody'. Useful for genealogic research. -- In olive paper covers; interior with some underlinings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 54 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The First Hundred Years: An Informal History of Denver and the Rocky Mountain News, PERKIN, Robert L.
29 PERKIN, Robert L. The First Hundred Years: An Informal History of Denver and the Rocky Mountain News
76484 Garden City, New York Doubleday & Company 1959 Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by author on half title page: 'For James J. Freeman/Cordially/Bob Perkin'. Stated First Edition, copyright page. A history of Denver's long-time (now defunct) daily newspaper, which grew alongside the city it served. Included are two sections of b&w photos depicting scenes from the city, along with portraits of leading newpaper figures through the years. Indexed, and with an introduction by Gene Fowler. --- In full grey cloth-covered boards with titling in gilt on red spine block. Endpapers with view of early Denver, as modeled by the Colorado State Museum. --- Volume is firm and unmarked (other than author's inscription), but with some foxing and light soiling to textblock edges. Dust jacket with significant chipping and small tears along edges; orig. $5.95 flap price is intact, jacket in removable archival mylar protector. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 624 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Mayflower  A Story of Courage, Community, and War, PHILBRICK, Nathaniel
30 PHILBRICK, Nathaniel Mayflower A Story of Courage, Community, and War
74274 New York Viking 2006 0670037605 / 9780670037605 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First edition, first printing w/full number line on publisher's page. Includes numerous photos, illustrations and maps. In blue paper-covered hard covers. Jacket bears orig. $29.95 flap price. The real story of the famed Massachusetts colony is described here in fascinating detail; with emphasis on King Philip and the war he waged against the colonists. ; 8vo 8" - 10" tall; 461 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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The Proprietors of Carolina, POWELL, William S.
31 POWELL, William S. The Proprietors of Carolina
75973 Raleigh, North Carolina State Department of Archives and History 1968 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A history of early North Carolina proprietors. Includes biographical information about the 8 original proprietors, as well as later proprietors. Useful for genealogic research. Includes numerous engraved illustrations & charts.. -- In gold paper covers; volume is clean and bright.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 70 pages 
Price: 6.00 USD
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George Washington  A Life, RANDALL, Willard Sterne
32 RANDALL, Willard Sterne George Washington A Life
72309 Edison, New Jersey U. S. A. Galahad Books 2006 1578661528 / 9781578661527 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
Detailed bio of first American President in a good copy. Clean & bright interior; flypage torn out. Substance (glue? ) has hardened on outside of back cover corners; otherwise in good shape. Dust jacket slightly scuffed, otherwise like-new cond. ; Galahad Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 560 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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North Carolina in the American Revolution, RANKIN, Hugh F.
33 RANKIN, Hugh F. North Carolina in the American Revolution
75974 Raleigh Department of Cultural Resources, Division of Archives and History 1975 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stated 4th printing, 1975. A summation of events in the American Revolutionary War which took place in North Carolina. Includes numerous b&w portraits & illustrations, plus map of North and South Carolina. In paper covers. Interior bears numerous penciled underlinings.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 75 pages 
Price: 6.00 USD
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Nathan Hale, Root, Jean Christie
34 Root, Jean Christie Nathan Hale
71434 New York The MacMillan Company 1915 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Hard to find copy is in excellent shape. In full brown cloth covers w/bright red & black artwork. The life of American patriot Nathan Hale is detailed in this succinct biography. With 6 b & w photos. Very light foxing at edges; light interior yellowing and publisher's glue bleed through at front & rear endpapers; else clean and unblemished. ; True Stories of Great Americans; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 160 pages 
Price: 29.00 USD
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Thomas Jefferson A Biography, Schachner, Nathan
35 Schachner, Nathan Thomas Jefferson A Biography
72279 New York Thomas Yoseloff 1964 Fourth Printing Hardcover Very Good in Poor dust jacket 
Big biography of 3rd US President in a very sharp copy. Originally published in two volumes in 1951, this 4th printing combines them into one, and was published 1964. In full grey cloth covers with black & gold decorations & lettering, spine. Interior clean & unmarked. Extensively indexed and footnoted. Dust jacket chipped at edges, espec at head of spine; and in removable mylar protector. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 1070 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Genealogical and Local History Books in Print Volume 2, SCHREINER-YANTIS, Netti
36 SCHREINER-YANTIS, Netti Genealogical and Local History Books in Print Volume 2
76842 Springfield, Virginia Genealogical Books in Print 1977 0891570195 / 9780891570196 Trade Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
[Genealogy] Author's supplement to her volume 1, which was issued in 1975. Stated second printing. Books and periodicals referenced are organized by U.S. state, and with a section of foreign genealogical works at the rear of volume. Also listed are lists of family genealogies and they are separately indexed. --- A clean, bright, firm trade paperback copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 412 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Life Among the Mormons, or the Religious, Social, and Political History of the Mormons, from their origin to the present time; containing full statements of their doctrines, government and condition, and memoirs of their founder, Joseph Smith, SMUCKER, Samuel M.; WILLIAMS, H. L.
37 SMUCKER, Samuel M.; WILLIAMS, H. L. Life Among the Mormons, or the Religious, Social, and Political History of the Mormons, from their origin to the present time; containing full statements of their doctrines, government and condition, and memoirs of their founder, Joseph Smith
74511 New York Hurst & Co Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
An early work, describing the religion founded by Joseph Smith, in an undated reprint copy. Likely published c.1880-1910. Labeled as publisher's 'Arlington Edition' on front cover. Includes frontis illustration depicting the death of Smith by N. Orr. In full navy cloth covered-boards and with yellowed, brittle pages. With a few smudges and discolorations on the covers; interior has a torn out page and a few leaves with tears. Textblock is firm. A very scarce work in a damaged, but still decent, copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 466, (6, ads) pages 
Price: 78.50 USD
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38 Taylor, Jock One Hundred Years Ago in Nevada
71129 Reno, Nevada U. S. A. Western Sales Distribution 1964 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed, "with best regards" by author on ffep. In good shape, slightly yellowed but tight and fully intact. Minor stains f & r covers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 372 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Texfake: An Account of the Theft and Forgery of Early Texas Printed Documents, TAYLOR, W. Thomas
39 TAYLOR, W. Thomas Texfake: An Account of the Theft and Forgery of Early Texas Printed Documents
75876 Austin, TX W. Thomas Taylor 1991 0935072209 / 9780935072204 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
With an introduction by Larry McMurtry. Author details the theft (often from government offices) of old documents in Texas, as well as forgeries and how they were detected. Volume includes several b&w plates bearing images of falsified or stolen documents. --- In brown quarter cloth over tan paper-covered boards with old documents printed thereon. Gilt spine titling. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A clean, bright, firm copy with a bit of fading to frt. cover.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xix, 158 pages 
Price: 44.00 USD
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The Good War   An Oral History of World War II, TERKEL, Studs
40 TERKEL, Studs The Good War An Oral History of World War II
74716 New York Pantheon 1984 0394531035 / 9780394531038 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
2nd Printing. In full navy cloth-covered boards. Clean, bright interior lacking markings. Covers slightly discolored at edges. Jacket with a small tear, minor creasing at extremities. ; 8vo 8" - 10" tall; 589 pages 
Price: 10.50 USD
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