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Jack and Lem  John F. Kennedy and Lem Billings: The Untold Story of an  Extraordinary Friendship
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Jack and Lem John F. Kennedy and Lem Billings: The Untold Story of an Extraordinary Friendship

By Pitts, David

New York: Carroll & Graf. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 2007. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780786719891 . Light rubbing to jacket; 1st edition, 1st printing. Signed by the author with a personal inscription . Illustrated with black and white photos. ; B&W Photographs; 8.90 X 6.20 X 1.50 inches; 384 pages; Signed by Author .

$30.00

Sea Island Yankee

By Bresee, Clyde

Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Algonquin Books. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1986. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0912697377 . Light rubbing to dustjacket ; 1st edition. A memoir of growing up on an island off the coast of Charleston South Carolina, moving there in the 1920's and managing a large plantation. ; American Places of the Heart; B&W Illustrations; 8.20 X 5.90 X 1.10 inches; 264 pages .

$12.00

After the Thunder  Fourteen Men Who Shaped Post-Civil War America
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After the Thunder Fourteen Men Who Shaped Post-Civil War America

By Jones, Wilmer

Dallas, Texas: Taylor Trade Publishing. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 2000. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 087833176x . Jacket has rubbing and surface scratches on back. ; 1st edition, 1st printing. The story of the 14 leaders who brought the nation back together after Appomattox. ; B&W Photographs; 9.36 X 6.40 X 1.45 inches; 368 pages .

$10.00

The Pilgrim Fathers of New England Of the Reign of James the First

By W. H. Bartlett

New York: T. Nelson & Sons. Very Good. 1866. Hardcover. Pages faintly tanned, gilt page tops have faint rubbing; Published in 1866. Illustrated with many woodcuts and steel engravings with tissue protectors. Gilt page edges all around. Beige cloth hardcovers with paste down label on spine. Book appears to be professionally rebound, hand-stitched, heavy stock endpapers. Pages are very clean. A beautiful book. ; Engravings and woodcuts; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 230 pages .

$60.00

John the Painter  Terrorist of the American Revolution
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John the Painter Terrorist of the American Revolution

By Warner, Jessica

New York: Thunder's Mouth Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2004. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 156858315x . 1st edition, 1st printing . A fascinating tale of a bizarre incident of the American Revolution. ; 8.50 X 5.60 X 1.20 inches; 320 pages .

$12.00

Lincoln on Democracy

By Lincoln, Abraham & Mario M. Cuomo & Harold Holzer

New York: Harpercollins. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1990. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 006039126x . Light wear on dustjacket edge, jacket price clipped, personal inscription written in book ; 1st edition, 1st printing. ; 9.40 X 6.40 X 1.60 inches; 416 pages .

$12.00

Children's Hospital Boston   (Images of America)
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Children's Hospital Boston (Images of America)

By Archives Program Of Children's Hospital

Charleston S. C.: Arcadia Publishing. Fine. 2005. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0738537462 . Faint rubbing to covers; 1st edition. A visual historical tour of one of the finest pediatric medical centers in the world, beginning in 1869. ; MA; B&W Photographs; 9.20 X 6.40 X 0.40 inches; 128 pages .

$18.00

Stealing Lincoln's Body
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Stealing Lincoln's Body

By Craughwell, Thomas J.

Cambridge Ma.: Belknap Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2007. First Edition (?); First Printing. Hardcover. 9780674024588 . Last free end paper has been removed, otherwise book is fine. ; The first full length account of the aborted attempt to steal Lincoln's boddy from its grave. He writes of the origins of the Secret Service, counterfeiting in America, the rambunctious growth of Chicago, and the assination of a beloved President. ; B&W Photographs; 8.30 X 5.70 X 1.10 inches; 288 pages .

$12.00

Wicked Waterbury Madmen & Mayhem in the Brass City

By Reynolds, Edith & John Murray

Charleston S. C.: The History Press. Near Fine. 2009. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 9781596296299 . Faint rubbing to covers; 1st edition, 1st printing. At the turn of the century, a trend of crime and corruption began in Waterbury that would forever tarnish Connecticut's "Brass City" . Fascinating text and photos. ; B&W Photographs; 8.80 X 5.90 X 0.40 inches; 128 pages .

$15.00

Houses in America

By Ethel Fay Robinson and Thomas P. Robinson

New York & London: Viking Press. Very Good. 1938. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Rubbing to cover and spine edges; 1st edition, 1 st printing, 1936. Hard covers, pastedown illustration on cover, illustrated endpapers, 150 illustrations. The history of architecture styles in America. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 240 pages .

$15.00

Old Time Schools and School Books

By Johnson, Clifton

New York: Dover Publications Inc.. Very Good. 1963. First Edition (?); First Printing. Softcover. 0486210316 . Light scuffing and faint creases on covers. Previous owner's name written in book. ; This is re-publication of the original 1904 edition with a new introduction for this 1963 edition. 234 illustrations. ; B&W Illustrations and photos; 7.70 X 5.10 X 0.90 inches; 415 pages .

$12.00

Listening to America An illustrated history of words and phrases from our lively and splendid past

By Flexner, Stuart Berg

Simon and Schuster. Near Fine in Good dust jacket. 1982. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0671248952 . Dust jacket has chipping and small repaired tears on edges; 1st edition, 1st printing. The meaning and social history behind the slang, words and phrases we use. ; B&W Photographs; 10.70 X 8.80 X 1.90 inches; 591 pages .

$15.00

Margaret Winthrop Women of Colonial and Revolutionary Times

By Earle, Alice Morse

Williamstown, Ma.: Corner House Pub. Fine. 1975. Hardcover. 0879280654 . Published 1975, a Reprint of the 1895 edition with facsimile reproduction. Biography of a Puritan woman, the wife of John Winthrop, 1st govener of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Red cloth with gold lettering. ; 8.50 X 5.60 X 1.50 inches .

$12.00

Provincetown      (Scenes  of  America)
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Provincetown (Scenes of America)

By John Hardy Wright

Charleston S. C.: Arcadia Publishing. Near Fine. 2006. First Edition (?); First Printing. Softcover. 0738546313 . Faint rubbing to covers; Assumed 1st edition, no printings mentioned. Scenes of America series. A diverse collection of early photos and vintage postcards Illustrating the people, the events, and the everyday scenes that make up Provincetown's story, a charming historic seaport town. ; MA; B&W Photographs; 6.40 X 4.40 X 0.50 inches; 128 pages .

$15.00

The English Landscape Garden (The Georgian Handbooks)

By H. F. Clark

London: Pleiades Books. Very Good. 1948. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Faint wear on covers ; 1st edition, 1st printing. Georgian gardening history, a study of 18th century English gardens. Photos and illustrations. ; B&W Illustrations and photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages .

$14.00

Guide to the Musee d'Orsay

By MATHIEU, CAROLINE

Paris France: Réunion des Musées Nationaux. Very Good. 1992. First Edition (?). Softcover. 9782711827817 . Faint rubbing to covers; Fold-over flaps, English edition translated from the French. 100s of photos with interesting text. ; Color and Black and white Photographs; 8.60 X 5.80 X 0.60 inches; 280 pages .

$8.00

The Path to Power
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The Path to Power

By Thatcher, Margaret

New York: Harpercollins. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1995. Hardcover. 0060172703 . Faint rubbing to jacket; No edition or printing stated. Illustrated with black and white photos. ; B&W Photographs; 9.21 X 6.22 X 2.20 inches; 656 pages .

$12.00

Why Terrorism Works  Understanding the Threat Responding to the Challenge
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Why Terrorism Works Understanding the Threat Responding to the Challenge

By Dershowitz, Alan M.

New Haven Ct.: Yale University Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2002. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0300097662 . Faint rubbing to dust jacket; 1st edition, 1st printing. An essential tool for combatting Terrorism while preserving our democratic values ; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 256 pages .

$12.00

Leap of Faith  Memoirs of an Unexpected Life
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Leap of Faith Memoirs of an Unexpected Life

By Noor, Queen

New York: Miramax. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 2003. First Edition; Thirteenth Printing. Hardcover. 0786867175 . Faint rubbing to dust jacket, faint soiling to bottom edge of book; 9.30 X 6.20 X 1.60 inches; 480 pages .

$10.00

Icons Bizarro Postcards
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Icons Bizarro Postcards

By Heimann, Jim

Germany: Taschen. Fine. 2002. First Edition; First Printing. Flexible vinyl. 3822814970 . Soft flexible illustrated vinyl covers, illustrated endpapers, full color photos of 1950s and 1960s postcards of living the American Dream in the mid-century. A great nostalgic collection. 1st edition. ; Icons Series; Color Photographs; 7.92 X 5.78 X 0.55 inches; 190 pages .

$24.00

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