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The Yellow Press and Guilded Age Journalism

by Kobre, Sidney

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Published
1964
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First Edition
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Tallahasse: Florida State University, 1964. 346 pp. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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The Nation's Choice

by Anon.

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Published
1972
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Good
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First Edition
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Milwaukee: Association Corporation, 1972. 16 pp. A bit rubbed. A photographic history of Presidantial Campaign buttons and ribbons. . First Edition. Wrappers. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Nixon Agnew Official Campaign Materials Catalog

by Mitchell, John

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: Feeley & Wheeler, 1968. 17 pp. Square 8vo. All the materials - buttons, posters, hats, ribbons, etc - needed to elect "Tricky Dick' and his less-than-ethical partner.. First Edition. Wrappers. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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40 Documents of the Freedom Train

by Various Authors

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First Thus
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Chicago: Chicago Tribune Reproductions of forty documents relating to America's heritage of freedom enclosed in a somewhat worn cardboard folder. . First Thus. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Ole Rynning's True Account of America

by Blegen, Theodore (Ed)

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Published
1926
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Good
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First Edition
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Northfield, MN: NAHA, 1926. 100 pp. Rynning's 1838 account of his stay in America was the first guide-book for Norwegian Immigrants. . First Edition. Wrappers. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Lincoln's Imagery

by Blegen, Theodore

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Published
1954
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First Edition
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La Crosse, Wi: Sumac Press, 1954. 32 pp. One of 780 copies. A study of Lincoln's word power. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Issued Without Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Texas Navy

by Carter, Robert

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Published
1933
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First Edition
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Annapolis: United States Naval Institute, 1933. Two copies of the "United States Naval Institute Proceedings" both concerning the Texas Navy. The July, 1933 issue contains "The Texas Navy" by Robert Carter, the September, 1936 issue contains "The Texas Navy" by S. Robinson. Both magazines were bound together in cloth complete with wraps. . First Edition. Rebound… Read more
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Trimmers, Trucklers & Temporizers

by Hesseltine, William & R. Fisher (Eds)

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Published
1961
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First Edition
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Madison: State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1961. 114 pp. Notes of Murat Halstead from the political conventions of 1856 - The Republicans, the Democrats, and the Know Nothings.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Mexican Side of the Texan Revolution

by Castanada, C. E.

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Published
1970
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Good
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Second Edition
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Austin, Tx: Graphic Ideas, 1970. 402 pp. . Second Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Issued Without Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Bending Cross

by Ginger, Ray

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Published
1949
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Good
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Reprint
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New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1949. 459 pp. Dw and top edge of front board nicked. Biography of Eugene Victor Debs.. Reprint. Cloth. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Books That Changed the South

by Downs, ROBERT

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Published
1977
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Good
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First Edition
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9780807812860
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Chapel Hill: University Of North Carolina, 1977. 208 pp. A discussion of twenty-five books from 1624 to 1951 which changed the course of Southern history.. First Edition. Cloth. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Case of Sacco and Vanzetti

by Frankfurter, Felix

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Published
1927
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Good
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Reprint
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Boston: Little, Brown, 1927. 118 pp. Quarter-sized stain to lower corner of front cover, discolorization to front end-paper where a price sticker was removed. A sound copy. A critical analysis for lawyers and laymen. . Reprint. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Addresses of John Hay

by Hay, John

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Published
1906
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Fair
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First Edition
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New York: Century Co., 1906. 353 pp. Stain to upper right corner of front cover, contents Good.. First Edition. Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Cavalryman Out of the West

by Brimlow, George

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Published
1944
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First Edition
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Caldwell, Id: Caxton Printers, 1944. 442 pp. Name on front end-paper. Biography of General William Carey Brown. Service in the Indian Wars, Spanish-American War, chasing Pancho Villa, and World War One. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Apostle of Liberty

by De La Fuye, Maurice & E. Babeau

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Published
1956
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First Edition
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London: Thames and Hudson, 1956. 344 pp. A life of La Fayette.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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America's Retreat from Victory

by McCarthy, Joseph

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Published
1954
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Third Printing
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New York: Devin-Adair, 1954. 187 pp. The story of George C. Marshall. Anyone who disagreed with "Tail-Gunner Joe" was obviously a Communist or at least a fellow traveller. . Third Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Great American Railroad War

by Drabelle, Dennis

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Published
2012
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First Edition
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New York: St Martin's Press, 2012. 306 pp. How Ambrose Bierce and Frank Norris took on the notorious Central Pacific Railroad.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Guns of Lattimer

by Novak, Michael

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Published
1978
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First Edition
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9780465027934
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New York: Basic Books, 1978. 276 pp. The 1897 Miner's strike, massacre and trial in Lattimer Mines, Pennsylvania.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Labor Boycott: A Bibliography

by Randall, Delia & J. Prussin

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Published
1938
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Very Good
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Second Edition
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9780890200056
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Newton, MA: Crofton Publishing, 1938. 89 p. Small spott on lower edge of rear cover, otherwise Vg. . Second Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Issued Without Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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Annual Reports of the War Department for the Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 1899

by Miles, Nelson (Commander)

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Published
1899
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First Edition
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Washington, Dc: Government Printing Office, 1899. Parts One and Two. 546, 560 pp. Light wear to the extremities. House Documet Number 2, 56th Congress, First Session. Reports on the Spanish American War. . First Edition. Half-Leather. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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