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Profiles in Courage
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Profiles in Courage

By Kennedy, John F.

Easton Press, 1992 Leather boards have tarnishing to gilt, edge wear, scratches, scuffs, rubbed corners (with top corner frayed), rubbed spine, slightly soiled. Silk end papers sunned. Rubbing to gilt edges. No writing. . Full-Leather. Good.

$49.95

In the Path of Events: With Colonel Martin Lalor Crimmins, Soldier, Naturalist, Historian

By Emmett, Chris

Jones and Morrison, 1959 Inscribed by author. Dust jacket has edge wear, small tears/chips (some taped), creases, scratches, rubbed corners/spine, sunned, slightly stained. Boards have edge wear, rubbed corners/spine. Stamped on flyleaf. No writing in text. . Cloth. Very Good/Good.

$14.95

Commentaries on the Constitution
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Commentaries on the Constitution

By Story, Joseph

Carolina Academic Press, 1995 Gift inscription on half-title page. Dust jacket has edge wear, minor scratches, minor creases, rubbed corners/spine. Boards have edge wear, rubbed corners/spine. No writing in text. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$24.95

The True Thomas Jefferson

By Curtis, William E.

American Foundation, 2000 Cloth boards have edge wear, minor scratches, rubbed corners/spine. No writing. Very good.. Cloth. Very Good.

$15.95

An Album of Representative Prohibitionists: Half-Tone Portraits and Brief Pen Sketches of One Hundred and Twenty-Six Men and Women, Forerunners and Champions of the Prohibition Movement
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An Album of Representative Prohibitionists: Half-Tone Portraits and Brief Pen Sketches of One Hundred and Twenty-Six Men and Women, Forerunners and Champions of the Prohibition Movement

By Van Norman, Louis E.

Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1895 Nicely rebound in full leather with raised bands and gilt titles on the spine. Boards have edge wear, minor scratches, rubbed corners/spine. A couple pages with tiny tears/chips. Minor foxing on free end pages. Small bent page corners. Minor rubbing to gilt edges. No writing. . Full-Leather. Very Good.

$149.95

The Suppressed History of America: The Murder of Meriwether Lewis and the Mysterious Discoveries of the Lewis and Clark Expedition
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The Suppressed History of America: The Murder of Meriwether Lewis and the Mysterious Discoveries of the Lewis and Clark Expedition

By Schrag, Paul; Haze, Xaviant

Bear & Company, 2011 Cover has edge wear, minor creases, minor scratches, small bent/rubbed cover/page corners, rubbed spine. No writing. Very good.. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$7.75

All The Best, George Bush: My Life in Letters and Other Writings
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All The Best, George Bush: My Life in Letters and Other Writings

By Bush, George H. W.

Scribner, 1999 First edition, inscribed by President Bush to previous owners on a bookplete on flyleaf. Dust jacket protected in Brodart, has edge wear, rubbed corners/spine. Boards have edge wear, rubbed corners/spine. No writing in text. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$249.95

What Made Lincoln Great: A Profile in Prose and Verse

By Browning, Mary

Lincoln Inspirational Books, 1976 Cloth boards have edge wear, minor scratches, rubbed corners/spine. No writing. . Cloth. Very Good.

$7.00

Uncle Bert: A biographical portrait of Herbert Hoover

By McLean, Hulda Hoover

1974 Staple bound. 53 pages. Cover has edge wear, minor creases, minor scratches, small bent/rubbed cover/page corners, rubbed spine, slightly stained, slightly sunned. Minor age spots on first couple pages. No writing. . Soft Cover. Very Good.

$14.50

The Gila River of the Southwest

By Corle, Edwin

Bison Books, 1967 Cover has edge wear, creases, scratches, minor scuffs, small bent/rubbed cover/page corners, rubbed spine. No writing. Very good.. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$8.00

The Birth of Modern America: 1919 - 1939

By McClymer, John

Brandywine Press, 2005 Cover has edge wear, minor creases, minor scratches, small bent/rubbed cover/page corners, rubbed spine, slightly sunned. No writing. Very good.. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$7.50

Point of Empire: Conflict at the Forks of the Ohio

By Stotz, Charles Morse

Pittsburgh, PA: Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania, 1970 Cover has sticker on rear, edge wear, creases, scratches, rubbed/bent cover/page corners, rubbed/slightly chipped spine. No writing. Very good.. Soft cover. Very Good. Book.

$9.95

The President's Table: Two Hundred Years of Dining and Diplomacy
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The President's Table: Two Hundred Years of Dining and Diplomacy

By Landau, Barry

Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Collins, 2007 DJ has edge wear, minor creases, minor scratches, rubbed corners/spine. Boards have edge wear, rubbed corners/spine. No writing. Very good.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Book.

$18.50

Four Marys and a Jessie: the Story of the Lincoln Women
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Four Marys and a Jessie: the Story of the Lincoln Women

By King, C. J

Friends of Hildene, 2005 Cover has edge wear, creases, scratches, rubbed/bent cover/page corners, rubbed spine. Owner's sticker on half-title page. No writing in text. Very good.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Book.

$31.00

Yugoslav-Americans and National Security During World War II
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Yugoslav-Americans and National Security During World War II

By Lees, Lorraine M

Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.: Univ of Illinois Pr, 2007 First edition. DJ has edge wear, minor creases, minor scratches, rubbed corners/spine. Boards have edge wear, rubbed corners/spine. No writing. Very good.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Book.

$29.95

The Scotch-Irish in America
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The Scotch-Irish in America

By Ford, Henry Jones

Arno Press, 1969 Reprint of 1915 edition. No dustjacket. Cloth boards have edge wear, scratches, minor dings, a few tiny perforations on spine, rubbed/bumped corners, rubbed/very slightly frayed spine, very slightly soiled. Owner's name on flyleaf. Small bent page corners. Minor dirt/stains on edge. No writing in text.. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Book.

$34.95

America and the Far Eastern Question: An Examination of Modern Phases of the Far Eastern Question, Including the New Activities and Policy of Japan, the Situation of China, and the Relation of the United States of America to the Problems Involved
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America and the Far Eastern Question: An Examination of Modern Phases of the Far Eastern Question, Including the New Activities and Policy of Japan, the Situation of China, and the Relation of the United States of America to the Problems Involved

By Millard, Thomas F

New York: Moffat, Yard and Co., 1909 First edition. No dustjacket. Cloth boards have edge wear, scratches, scuffs, rubbed/slightly bumped/slightly frayed corners/spine, slightly soiled. Rear hinge slightly cracked. Fold-out map in rear has small tear. Erased pencil inside cover. Small stamp on flyleaf. No writing in text.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good-/No Jacket. Book.

$40.00

Documents on the Constitutional History of Puerto Rico

Washington, D.C.: Office of Puerto Rico, 1948 First edition (approximately 1948). Cover has edge wear, scuffs, rubbed corners/spine. No writing. Very good.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$65.00

History of the United States from the Earliest Discovery Of America to the Present Time, 6 Volume Set
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History of the United States from the Earliest Discovery Of America to the Present Time, 6 Volume Set

By Andrews, Benjamin E

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1912 Complete six volume set. No dustjackets. Cloth boards have edge wear, scratches, scuffs, rubbed corners/spine, soiled. A couple volumes with minor water stains on boards. Owner's name inside cover of each volume. Dirt on edge. No writing in text.. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. Book.

$33.00

American Thinking About Peace and War: New Essays on American Thought and Attitudes
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American Thinking About Peace and War: New Essays on American Thought and Attitudes

By Booth, Ken; Wright, Moorhead

Lanham, Maryland, U.S.A.: Barnes & Noble Imports, 1978 DJ price clipped, has edge wear, creases, scratches, rubbed corners/spine, minor yellowing. Boards have edge wear, rubbed corners/spine. Minor dirt on edge. No writing. Very good.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Book.

$39.00