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Saint Croix the Sentinel River Historical Sketches of Its Disovery, Early Conflits and Final Occupation By English and American Settlers with Some Comments on Indian Life

By Murchie, Guy

New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1947. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dustjacket has several chips including large piece torn off rear. Back cover is dampstained near spine. Page edges are yellowed. Brown stain on page edges of pgs 61-64. This does not obsure text. May be of interest to genealogists..

$13.93

An International Community on the St. Croix (1604-1930)

By Davis, Harold A.

Orono, Maine: University of Maine at Orono, 1974. Book. Fair. Soft cover. Second Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Covers have creases as does spine. Covers are discoloured. Page edges are yellowed. Book edges are rubbed. Inside is clean. Fold out map in front of book. Previous owner's name on inside front cover..

$65.80

Within the Sound of These Waves The Story of the Kings of Hawaii Island, Containing a Full Account of the Death of Captain Cook, Together with the Hawaiian Adventures of George Vancouver and Sundry Other Mariners

By Chickering, William H.

New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1941. Book. Illus. by Kelly, John. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Three one inch pieces torn from dustjacket. Other small tears in dustjacket, nevertheless it is still in one piece. Some yellowing on dustjacket. Inside is clean..

$11.61

War in the Philippines and Life and Glorious Deeds of Admiral Dewey

By Stickney, Joseph L.

Chicago: Monarch Book Company, 1899. Book. Good. Half-Leather. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Sub titled: "A thrilling account of our conflicts with the Spaniards and Filipinos in the Orient including the glorious deeds of the great commander and the complete story of the Philippine Islands, historical and descriptive". Blind-stamped image on leather. Marbled boards. Rip on either side of bottom of backstrip Boards rubbed. Some pen marks on cover. Inside fairly clean and tight..

$15.48

Life of Edward H. Rollins A Political Biography

By Lyford, James

Boston: Dana Estes & Company, 1906. Book. Good. Hardcover. Blue covers are rubbed at edges. First two endpapers are missing. Previous owner's name on half title page. Rear hinge cracked to webbing. Inside clean with minimal foxing..

$15.48

Tales My Grandmother Told Me

By Cocke, M. Ritchie Harrison

Richmond, Virginia: The Dietz Press, Incorporated, 1953. Book. Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Blue dustjacket show some minor soiling and small rips. Book has some writing on the first front end paper, otherwise unmarked. Slight musty odour. Tales of old Washington D.C. remembered by the grandson of Mrs. Robert King Stone, (daughter of Thomas Ritchie of Richmond Virginia), who live in Washington from 1845 to 1904..

$8.52

The Peninsula Campaign March-July 1862

By Martin, David G.

Conshohoken, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Combined Books, 1992. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Small tape repair on dustjacket. Prevous owner's paste-down on first front end paper, otherwise very clean tight copy..

$7.74

Monday's Mourning A Retrospective of the 1915 Strike at the Nashua Manufacturing Company

By Goddu, K.A.

Kearney, NE: Morris Publishing Company, 1996. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. Second Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cover scuffed and a bit dented on back cover. Ink stain on back cover. Spine not creased. Inside clean and bright. Scarce copy..

$22.45

Thirty Years in Washington

By Logan, Mrs. John A. (Edited by)

Hartford, Conn.: A.D. Worthington & Co., Publishers, 1901. Book. Fair. Half-Leather. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "or Live and Scenes in Our National Capital. Portraying the Wonderful Operations in All the Great Departments, and Describing Every Important Function of Our National Government Including it's Historical, Executive, Administrative, Departmental, Artistic and Social Features with Sketches of The Presidents and Their Wives and of All the Famous Women Who Have Reigned in the White House from Washington's to Roosevelt's Administration" ".. Superbly Illustrated with Fifty Full-Page Photogravure Plates from Photographs Made by Special Permission of the United States Government Expressly for This Work" Burgundy covers are worn and faded, split along both sides of spine with chips missing. Some soiling. Book slightly askew. Sticker on inside front cover. Hinges split, interior is clean and unmarked. Many black and white photographs and other illustrations including a facsimile of the Declaration of Independence..

$11.61

Daniel Boone

By Gulliver, Lucile

New York: The MacMillan Company Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Brown decorative covers, lightly soiled and some edgwear. Hinges are good, no marks..

$8.52

Public Men and Events Volumes I and II

By Sargent, Nathan

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1875. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. " ... from the Commencement of Mr. Monroe's Administration in 1817, to the Close of Mr. Fillmore's Administration, in 1853" Complete in two volumes. Some wear on the covers, particularly at corners and spine ends are frayed, some spotting/mottled look on covers, volume II has considerable mottled look on spine. Some writing on half title page of volume I and first font end paper of volumne two, hinges OK, interior pages very clean and tight..

$34.83

American Historical Documents

By Eliot, Charles W. (Editor)

New York: P.F Collier & Son Corporation, 1938. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "... 1000 - 1904" The Harvard Classics, green covers with gilt design and lettering. Lettering slightly faded on spine..

$4.64

Philip Winwood

By Stephens, Robert Neilson

Boston: L.C. Page & Company, 1900. Book. Illus. by Hamilton, E.W.D.. Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Green cloth covers have some water staining. Cover is illustrated, with gilt lettering. Backstrip faded. Water staining at top of first few pages, including frontispiece, tissue and title page. Front hinge on inside cover is cracked. Some soiling on page edges. Prev. owner's name in pencil on flyleaf.

$3.87