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The Literary Diary of Ezra Stiles

by Dexter, Franklin Bowdritch (ed)

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1901
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Very good condition
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First edition
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New York: Scribner's Sons, 1901. First edition. Hardcover. Very good condition. A collection of the literary notes of Ezra Stiles, an American educator, academic, Congregationalist minister, theologian and author. He is noted as the seventh president of Yale College (1778-1795) and one of the founders of Brown University. According to religious historian Timothy L. Hall, Stiles' tenure at… Read more
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Salem & Boston: Cushing and Appleton (&) Edward Oliver, 1809. First edition. Hardcover. The only edition of this early New England-focused biographical effort, bound in the original papered spine & boards, with the remnants of the title label. 8vo, 511pp, (1 errata), and uncut, unopened copy. Text block tanned, a little early and late damp marking. Spine worn but… Read more
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Boston: Crocker & Co., 1880. Second Printing. Hardcover. Fine. A magnificent set with the content including Vol 1: Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island; 461 pp, frontis, 5pp steel engravings & 8 wood engravings. Vol. 2: Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont. Two 4to vols, 360pp, frontis, 3pp steel engravings, 6 wood engravings. Bound in the original publishers decorated brown… Read more
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Autograph of Booker T. Washington, with photo

by Washington, Booker T.

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Published
1914
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1914. Booker T. Washington's autograph "With best wishes of Booker T. Washington Oct 12, 1914." Washington [1856 - 1915] was a leader of the African American community between 1890 and 1915. Celebrated as an educator, author, orator and adviser to multiple presidents of the United States, he was also the founder of the National Negro Business League and the first… Read more
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New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1872. Hardcover. Very good overall. Encyclopedic yearbooks for each year of the war: excellent for congressional summaries, and still a most useful tool." Civil War Books II, p. 3. The first eight volumes of the encyclopedia, a complete run for the Civil War years, providing a detailed account of the… Read more
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San Juan Puerto Rico: Puerto Rico Planning Board, 1954. Hardcover. Very good condition. An important work on San Juan and its development, prepared for the Fifth Interamerican Congress of Municipalities, showing in schematic form with color maps, the development of the city and the directives for future development based on San Juan's historical evolution. The 12… Read more
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Halley's Comet and Anti-Semitism in 1493, from the Nuremberg Chronicle. Woodblock

by Schedel, Hartmann; Wolgemuth, Michel and Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm (ills)

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Published
1493
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Very good condition
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First edition
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$700.00

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Germany: Anton Koberger, 1493. First edition. Very good condition. Liber chronicarum- Nuremberg Chronicle, an individual page from the Chronicle. This print depicts the alleged ritual murder of the child Simon of Trent (Italy), a boy whose murder was blamed on the city's Jewish leaders, based on his body being allegedly found in a Jewish home, and the… Read more
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A Guide Book of Art, Architecture and Historic Interests in Pennsylvania

by Archambault, A. M ed

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Published
1924
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Very good overall
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First edition
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Philadelphia: John C. Winston Company, 1924. First edition. Hardcover. Very good overall. 8vo, xiv, 509pp, maps, ills. Blue gilt cloth with gilt and red crest front board. Spine ends slightly rubbed; scattered light fox spotting at prelims.
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Unfinished Voyages: Western Australian Shipwrecks 1851-1880 signed

by Henderson, Graeme and Kandy-Jane

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Published
1988
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Very good
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First edition
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Nedlands: UWAP, 1988. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. SIGNED. With Henderson signature at the half title. Vol. 2 in a series of 3. xviii + 308pp. B&W ills and maps in text. Red gilt cloth with fine dust jacket.
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The United States Military Academy at West Point

by Mansfield, E.D. LL.D.

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Published
1863
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Good + overall
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Hartford: H. Barnard, 1863. Sewn Binding. Good + overall. Offprint from the American Journal of Education for March 1863. A pamphlet describing '... the Historical Development of our great National Military school at West Point...' with an 8pp descriptive advertisment for Papers on Scientific Schools on the art of peace and war in different countries by… Read more
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Hoover Off the Record

by Joslin, Theodore G.

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Published
1934
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Good +
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New York: Doubleday, 1934. Hardcover. Good +. 8vo, 367pp, red cloth covers, gilt title on spine. Covers/spine affected by damp, rear dj attached to back page. Dj rubbed, marked, stained and chipped. Interior clean with some pencil in borders.Damp on spine & covers, o/w good.
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Hoover Off the Record

by Joslin, Theodore G.

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Published
1934
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New York: Doubleday, 1934. Hardcover. Good +. Signed by the author on ffep. 8vo, 367pp, red cloth covers, gilt title on spine. Covers mildly affected by damp, no dj. Interior clean.
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image of The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England, Begun in the Year 1641. With the precedent Passages, and Actions, that contributed thereunto, and the happy End, and Conclusion thereof by the King's blessed Restoration, and Return, upon 29th May, in the Year 1660. Three volumes bound in six

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Oxford: R. Mander, 1732. Later printing. Hardcover. 8vo, 3 volumes bound in 6 volumes, in a pleasant contemporary calf binding with raised bands. Vol 1 (vi), xxvii, 288, 10 (Bishop of Rochester's Vindication) 2 (advertisement), frontispiece portrait of the author & 28 engraved portraits. Vol 2; pp 289-710, frontis & 6 engraved plates. Vol 3: … Read more
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Liber chronicarum- Nuremberg Chronicle, an individual page from the Chronicle featuring Sabatz, the Turkish fortress, Plate No. CCLIII

by Schedel, Hartmann; Wolgemuth, Michel and Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm (ills)

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Published
1494
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Very good condition
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First edition
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$650.00

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Germany: Anton Koberger, 1494. First edition. Very good condition. This work by Schedel [1440-1514] is an illustrated world history which is based on the Bible, which follows the story of human history related in the Bible and includes the histories of a number of important Western cities. Written in Latin by Hartmann Schedel it appeared in 1493. It… Read more
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Thrace and Turkey, from the Nuremberg Chronicle. Woodblock

by Schedel, Hartmann; Wolgemuth, Michel and Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm (ills)

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Published
1494
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Very good condition
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First edition
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$750.00

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Germany: Anton Koberger, 1494. First edition. Very good condition. Liber chronicarum- Nuremberg Chronicle, an individual page from the Chronicle featuring Thrace and Turkey, Plate No. CCLXXI. This work by Schedel [1440-1514] is an illustrated world history which is based on the Bible, which follows the story of human history related in the Bible and includes the histories… Read more
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The Siege of Constantinople in the Year 1453, from the Nuremberg Chronicle. Woodblock

by Schedel, Hartmann; Wolgemuth, Michel and Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm (ills)

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1494
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First edition
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Germany: Anton Koberger, 1494. First edition. Very good condition. Liber chronicarum- Nuremberg Chronicle, an individual page from the Chronicle featuring Constantinopolis or The Siege of Constantinople in the Year 1453, Plate No. CCXLIX This work by Schedel [1440-1514] is an illustrated world history which is based on the Bible, which follows the story of human history related… Read more
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Damascus and Trier, from the Nuremberg Chronicle. Woodblock

by Schedel, Hartmann; Wolgemuth, Michel and Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm (ills)

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1494
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Good + overall
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First edition
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Germany: Anton Koberger, 1494. First edition. Good + overall. Liber chronicarum- Nuremberg Chronicle, an individual page from the Chronicle featuring Damascus and Trier, Plate No. XXIII. This work by Schedel [1440-1514] is an illustrated world history which is based on the Bible, which follows the story of human history related in the Bible and includes the histories… Read more
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Liber chronicarum- Nuremberg Chronicle, an individual page from the Chronicle featuring Lineage of Christ, Athaliah, Lineage of Italian and Israelite Kings, Plate No. LII

by Schedel, Hartmann; Wolgemuth, Michel and Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm (ills)

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1494
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First edition
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Germany: Anton Koberger, 1494. First edition. Good + overall. This work by Schedel [1440-1514] is an illustrated world history which is based on the Bible, which follows the story of human history related in the Bible and includes the histories of a number of important Western cities. Written in Latin by Hartmann Schedel it appeared in 1493. It… Read more
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Liber chronicarum- Nuremberg Chronicle, an individual page from the Chronicle featuring Nicea or An Expedition for the Relief of Jerusalem Made in the time of Pope Urban the Second in the Year 1094., Plate No. CXCIIII

by Schedel, Hartmann; Wolgemuth, Michel and Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm (ills)

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1494
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Very good condition
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First edition
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Germany: Anton Koberger, 1494. First edition. Very good condition. This work by Schedel [1440-1514] is an illustrated world history which is based on the Bible, which follows the story of human history related in the Bible and includes the histories of a number of important Western cities. Written in Latin by Hartmann Schedel it appeared in 1493. It… Read more
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Liber chronicarum- Nuremberg Chronicle, an individual page from the Chronicle featuring lineage of Christ, lineage of Italian Kings, Hebrew Prophets and Israelite Kings, Plate No. XLIX

by Schedel, Hartmann; Wolgemuth, Michel and Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm (ills)

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Published
1494
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Very good condition
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First edition
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$275.00

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Germany: Anton Koberger, 1494. First edition. Very good condition. This work by Schedel [1440-1514] is an illustrated world history which is based on the Bible, which follows the story of human history related in the Bible and includes the histories of a number of important Western cities. Written in Latin by Hartmann Schedel it appeared in 1493. It… Read more
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