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The Civil War In Song And Story

by Moore, Frank

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Published
1889
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Hardcover
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New York: P. F. Collier Publisher. Good. 1889. Hardcover. An edition in good condition. The pages are discolored and frayed and the spine hinge is separating. The boards are worn and the outer edge boards are exposed; ; 4to; 560 pages .
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Battles And Leaders Of The Civil War

by Underwood, Robert; Clarence Clough Buel Johnson

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Used - Fair
Published
1887
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Hardcover
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New York: The Century Co.. Fair. 1887. Hardcover. A four volume edition in fair condition with general wear and tear from life on the shelf; ; Vol. 1/4/2024; 4to .
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Battle Field and Prison Pen, or through the War, and Thrice a Prisoner in Rebel Dungeons

by Urban, John W.

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Published
1882
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Hardcover
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Philadelphia, Boston, New York, Cincinnati, Chicago, St. Louis, Kansas City: Hubbard Brothers Publishers. Good+. 1882. Hardcover. An edition in good+ condition. The blue boards are somewhat discolored and the gilt lettering and design on the cover have spots of fading. The spine is loose but the text is clean and "profusely illustrated." ; Thrice a Prisoner in… Read more about this item
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Herndons Lincoln - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Herndon, William H.

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Used - Near Fine
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
1889
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Hardcover
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Usa: Belford, Clarke & Company. Near Fine. 1889. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A first edition three volume set in near fine condition. There is some obvious cracking and rubbing to the spines. The front pastedowns bear a library sticker and the first volume has a corner tear on the front paste down; William H. Herndon… Read more about this item
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The Complete Collection Of Randolph Caldecott's Contributions To The "Graphic"

by Caldecott, Randolph; Arthur Locker (Preface)

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Used - Very Good+
Edition
Limited Edition
Published
1888
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Cloth
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London: George Routledge and Sons. Very Good+. 1888. Limited Edition. Cloth. An attractive limited edition of 1,250, this one being number 1,215. Wear to spine ends and cover corners, light rubbing to edges, boards with minor soiling; internally fine, chromolithographs are clean and crisp. . Signed by publisher George Routledge and printer Edmund Evans at limitation page.… Read more about this item
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John Bull, Junior; Or French As She Is Traduced  - 1st Edition

John Bull, Junior; Or French As She Is Traduced - 1st Edition

by O'Rell, Max

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Used - Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
c1888
Binding
Softcover
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New York: Cassell & Company, Limited. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. c1888. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. A Near Fine first edition in lightly sunned illustrated wrappers. In the rare, lightly chipped dust-jacket; "I have called this work the best of Max O'Rell's books, and i think the reader will approve the judgment. Here, as… Read more about this item
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$270.00
Zig-Zag Journeys In The British Isles; Or, Vacation Rambles In Historic  Lands

Zig-Zag Journeys In The British Isles; Or, Vacation Rambles In Historic Lands

by Butterworth, Hezekiah

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Used - Very Good in Good dust jacket
Published
1889
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Hardcover
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Boston: Dana Estes & Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1889. Hardcover. Very Good condition, bright boards with minor shelf-wear, profusely illustrated. Edgewear to chipped dust-jacket, separation of front panel, rather complete though; The 11th work in the Zig-Zag series, in which an American family goes abroad to seek evidences of one of their home… Read more about this item
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English Lands Letters And Kings: From Celt To Tudor

English Lands Letters And Kings: From Celt To Tudor

by Mitchell, Donald G.

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Used - Good
Published
1889
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Hardcover
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Boston: Small, Maynard & Company. Good. 1889. Hardcover. An edition in Good condition with scuffing, fraying and other boardwear. Spine hinge is starting to separate; Previous owner's name penciled on front flyleaf ; This book is a history of England from the Celts to the Tudors. It covers the development of the English language and the … Read more about this item
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Daddy Darwin's Dovecot  - 1st Edition

Daddy Darwin's Dovecot - 1st Edition

by Ewing, Juliana Horatia

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Used - Near Fine
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
[1884]
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Hardcover
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London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. Near Fine. [1884]. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A charming first edition in Near Fine condition. Undated but published in 1884, R. Engen, p.98. Minor edge wear to boards, endpapers lightly colored from binder's glue. A handsome presentation; The country tale by the author of Jackanapes. Seventeen illustrations by Randolph … Read more about this item
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The History of Napoleon Bonaparte

The History of Napoleon Bonaparte

by Abbott, John S. C.

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Used - Good+
Published
c1883
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Hardcover
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New York And London: Harper & Brothers Publishers. Good+. c1883. Hardcover. The first of four volumes in Good+ condition with a cocked spine, rubbing and soiling to the aged boards, and aging to the pages. Pages 29-32 have some tearing that obstructs some of the words; The book covers the life of Napoleon Bonaparte from his early… Read more about this item
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The History of Napoleon Bonaparte

by Abbott, John S. C.

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Used - Very Good-
Published
c1883
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Hardcover
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New York And London: Harper & Brothers Publishers. Very Good-. c1883. Hardcover. A four volume set in Very Good- condition, boards little rubbed, lightly cocked spines, some tearing to aged pages; The History of Napoleon Bonaparte in four volumes, from his early campaigns until his death; Vol. 1/4/2024; 4to .
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Memories: A Story of German Love

Memories: A Story of German Love

by Upton, George P. and translated by Max Muller

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Used - Good
Published
1887
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Hardcover
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Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Company. Good. 1887. Hardcover. Good condition with fraying around the spine edges, soiling, bumped corners and edgewear. There is some inking of names in the front of the book; This book tells the story of two young Germans who fall in love in the aftermath of World War I. Their love is… Read more about this item
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The French Revolution of 1789: As Viewed in the Light of Republican Institutions

by Abbott, John S. C.

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Used - Very Good-
Published
c1887
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Hardcover
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Boston And New York: The Jefferson Press. Very Good-. c1887. Hardcover. Two volume set in Very Good condition, sunning and rubbing to boards, previous owner's name on front free endpapers ; A two volume set containing a portrait of the French Revolution of 1789 as viewed by republican institutions; Vol. 1/2/2024; 4to ; 587 pages… Read more about this item
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The Grounds of Theistic and Christian Belief

The Grounds of Theistic and Christian Belief

by Fisher, George P.

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Used - Good+
Published
1889
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Hardcover
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Good+. 1889. Hardcover. Good+ condition with bumped corners, aging to the boards and soiled page ecges, rubbing, scuffing and fraying to the boards, especially around the spine. There is a previous owner's library bookplate on the front pastedown; Embraces a discussion of the evidences of both natural and revealed religion; 8vo… Read more about this item
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The French Revolution of 1789: As Viewed in the Light of Republican Institutions

by Abbott, John S. C.

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Used - Very Good-
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c1887
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Hardcover
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Boston And New York: The Jefferson Press. Very Good-. c1887. Hardcover. The second book of a two volume set. Very Good- condition, sunning around the spine. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper; This book tells the story of the French Revolution from the perspective of the Republican institutions that were created during its aftermath. Abbott … Read more about this item
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The French Revolution of 1789: As Viewed in the Light of Republican  Institutions

The French Revolution of 1789: As Viewed in the Light of Republican Institutions

by Abbott, John S. C.

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Used - Very Good
Published
c1887
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Hardcover
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Boston And New York: The Jefferson Press. Very Good. c1887. Hardcover. Two volume set in Very Good condition with light fading and rubbing to boards. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper ; The French Revolution of 1789: As Viewed in the Light of Republican Institutions is a book that examines the French Revolution through the lens… Read more about this item
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Abraham Lincoln: Life, Public Services, Death and Great Funeral Cortege,  with a History and Description of the Nationoal Lincoln Monument, with an  Appendix

Abraham Lincoln: Life, Public Services, Death and Great Funeral Cortege, with a History and Description of the Nationoal Lincoln Monument, with an Appendix

by Power, John Carroll

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Used - Good
Published
1889
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Hardcover
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Chicago And Springfield, IL: H. W. Rokker, Publisher. Good. 1889. Hardcover. Good condition with a cocked spine, page edge and board soiling, fraying and rubbing to the corners, and the spine hinge is starting and there are some loose pages in the front in addition to some writing on the front pastedown; President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated… Read more about this item
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Life of Johann Wolfgang Goethe

Life of Johann Wolfgang Goethe

by Sime, James

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Used - Good
Published
1888
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Hardcover
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London: Walter Scott. Good. 1888. Hardcover. A handsome edition in Good condition with soiling and rubbing to the boards and edges and bumped corners ; James Sime provides a comprehensive and engaging biography of Johann Wolfgang Goethe, the renowned writer, scientist, and artist. Drawing on a wealth of primary and secondary sources, the book offers a… Read more about this item
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Proceedings of the Grand Commandery, Knights Templars, of the State of  North Carolina, at its Fourth Annual Conclave, Held in Raleigh, October  14, 15, and 16, 1884, A.O.,766
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Proceedings of the Grand Commandery, Knights Templars, of the State of North Carolina, at its Fourth Annual Conclave, Held in Raleigh, October 14, 15, and 16, 1884, A.O.,766

by [Knights Templars]

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Used - Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
Published
1884
Binding
Original Wraps
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Wilmington, NC: Jackson & Bell, Water Power Presses. Very Good-. 1884. First Edition. Original Wraps. First edition in Very Good- condition with loose and chipped rebacked wraps; [1-3] 4-64 pages; GinsID1409; PROCEEDINGS OF THE GRAND COMMANDERY, KNIGHTS TEMPLARS, OF THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, AT ITS FOURTH ANNUAL CONCLAVE, HELD IN RALEIGH, OCTOBER 14, 15, AND 16,… Read more about this item
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The Field And The Work: Sketches Of Missionary Life In The Far North
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The Field And The Work: Sketches Of Missionary Life In The Far North

by Semmens, Rev. John

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Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1884
Binding
Original cloth
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Toronto, ON: Methodist Mission Rooms. Very Good. 1884. First Edition. Original cloth. A smart first edition in Very Good condition with rubbed boards and bookplate of the Missionary Society of the Methodist Church of Canada to front pastedown. Illus., frontis. Original blue cloth; "Mission Life in the North West" to front and spine. Antiquarian name cards laid… Read more about this item
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