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The Land of Lorne; or, A Poet's Adventures in the Scottish Hebrides, Including the Cruise of the "Tern" to the Outer Hebrides. Two Volumes in One.

By Buchanan, Robert

New York: Francis B. Felt & Co., 1871. Orange cloth, with crown and swords stamped in gold on front board, spine title gilt. 384 pp. Photographic frontispiece portrait of the author and his wife. With a scathing obituary of the author pasted to the recto of the rear flyleaf, and a newspaper portrait pasted to the rear paste-down, else VG.. First American Edition. Hard Cover.

$100.00

Washington. The Man And The Mason

By Callahan, Charles H.

Washington. D.C: Memorial Temple Committee of the George Washington Masonic National Memorial, 1913. Quarto viii, 380 pp. Blue cloth, spine gilt, coat of arms gilt on front board. Color frontispiece portrait, numerous plates, facsimiles of letters, documents, maps. Near Fine. 6th Edition. Hard Cover.

$85.00

Shaq Attaq!
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Shaq Attaq!

By O'Neal, Shaquille

New York: Hyperion, 1993. Actually signed by O'Neal. This copy is hand signed by O'Neal on the first flyleaf in pen, in addition to the printed signature on the second flyleaf. Laid in is a flyer for the book signing at Walden Books in Orlando, Florida, and a copy of an article in the Orlando Sentinel dated Wednesday, October 6, 1993, about the book signing. The article includes a picture of Shaq at the book signing. Fine in Fine dust jacket. Signed. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

$150.00

The Fun of Being a Mother

By Norris, Kathleen

Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page and Company, 1927. iv, 31 pp. The author's commentary on motherhood - on children, nurseries, babyhood, training and teaching. A scarce title, especially in dust jacket. Light trace of sticker residue on free front endpaper else VG in Good dust jacket with 75 c[ents] on front flap.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG/Good.

$45.00

Sessional Records of the Presbyterian Church of Booth Bay, Maine 1767-1778

Journal of the Department of History of the Presbyterian Church of America. Volume XVI No. 5-8. March-Dec 1935. 216 pp. Four complete issues bound in black buckram, with covers bound in, title gilt on spine. Includes a bibliography of the Rev. John Murray's published work and detailed accounts of Murray's pastorate in Townsend, now Boothbay. It was Murray who pursuaded British Commodore Collier not to burn down Townsend during the Revolutionary War. Murray was later the chaplain to the Penobscot Expedition and the British put a price on his head. With index. From the library of Francis Greene, historian and author of the History of Boothbay, Southport, and Boothbay Harbor, Maine, the definitive history of the Boothbay region, which has a full account of Murray's activities. According to an introductory note, Greene discovered the manuscript of these records, and it was his typewritten transcript that was used for this publication. With Francis Greene's bookplate on the rear pastedown and his notes in pen on the ffep. The binding is GVG with some scuffing to cloth, the journals have some foxing to pages else VG.. Hard Cover.

$75.00

Maine's Hall of Fame Vol. 2

By Cayford, John C.

Brewer, Maine: Cay-Bel Publishing, 1993. viii, 214 pp. Softcover. Stories of some of the memorable people of Maine, some famous and some infamous. Includes black and white photos and drawings. Near Fine. Includes: Thomas Danforth, Sir William Pepperell, Molly Phinney, Captain Wiliam McClellan, Nathan Lord, Captain Stephen Clough, Dorothea Lynn Dix, George Huntington Hartford, Rebecca S. Clarke (Sophie May), Henry C. Merriam, John Fairfield Dryden, Annie Louise Cary, Henry L. Gannett, Alvin O. Lombard, and John Darling.. First Edition.

$25.00

Maine Men and Women in Southern California: A Volume Regarding the Lives of Maine Men and Women of Note and Substantial Achievement

By Porter, Florence Collins and Trask, Helen Brown

Los Angeles, California: Kingsley, Mason & Collins, 1913. 144 pp. Bound in red buckram, title gilt on spine. Numerous photos of Maine men and women, their homes and businesses. Slight spine slant, a little dampstaining on top edge of pages, else VG.. First Edition.

$30.00

The Pilgrimage of a Pilgrim Eighty Years. By John Atwood, Veteran Fisherman of Cape Cod. Born in Provincetown, at 12:20 P.M., December 26, 1811.

By Atwood, John

Boston, 1892. Published by the author. 215 pp. Red cloth, title gilt on front board. Frontispiece photograph portrait of the author. The original owner has written in pencil on front free end paper, "Bought Sept 19-1892 Ordered through J Atwood & Co Boston". Some soiling on front and back covers. 1/2" brown stain on front pastedown and opposite on front free endpaper. Good+. First Edition. Hardcover. Good+.

$40.00

Life on the Circuit with Lincoln. With Sketches of Generals Grant, Sherman and McClellan, Judge Davis, Leonard Swett, and Other Contemporaries. Illustrated.

By Whitney, Henry C.

Boston: Estes & Lauriat, 1892. viii, 601 pp. Red cloth, title gilt on spine and front board. Whitney, an Illinois lawyer, was a friend and political ally of Lincoln before he became President. In this memoir, he recalls his time with Lincoln on the Illinois court circuit and during the first Presidential campaign. Howes W386. Scarce. With marginal notes in pencil on a few pages, and some discoloration on lower part of the spine, still a Very Good copy overall. .

$250.00

From Corsair to Riffian

By Anderson, Isabel

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1927. xx, 209 pp. The author's trip through Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia in a six-wheeled Renault desert motor car. With numerous photographs. The front flap of the dust jacket includes publisher's price. VG+ in VG dust jacket.. First Edition. Very Good+/Very Good.

$30.00

Santayana: The Later Years: A Portrait with Letters

By Cory, Daniel

New York: George Braziller, 1963. 330 pp. Review Copy. The publishers included a glossy print of a photograph of Santayana with the author in Rome which is laid in along with the review slip. Dust jacket has some foxing on panel edges. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good.

$25.00

The International Yearbook and Statesmen's Who's Who 1960

By Pine, L. G

London & New York: Burke's Peerage Ltd., 1960. 1566 pp. Some advertising and Specimen Questionaire which would be the basis for inclusion in the Ninth (1961) edition. Includes addendum and indices. Oversize book: overseas and Canadian customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost.. Eighth Annual Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

$75.00

Dictionary of Canadian Biography Volume II!: 1741-1770

By Cook, Ramsay & Hamelin, Jean

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1974. 782 pp. Includes general bibliography and index. Dustjacket missing a 1/2" piece from back panel, otherwise very good. Oversize book: overseas and Canadian customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good.

$75.00

Dictionary of Canadian Biography Volume XIII: 1901-1910

By Cook, Ramsay & Hamelin, Jean

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1994. 1295 pp. Includes general bibliography and nominal index. Dustjacket has one mug shaped stain and a torn corner. Oversize book: overseas and Canadian customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.

$65.00

Dictionary of Canadian Biography Volume XI: 1881-1890

By Cook, Ramsay & Hamelin, Jean

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1974. 1092 pp. Includes general bibliography and index. With two page publisher's letter and a copy of a 1982 review from the Globe and Mail laid in. Oversize book: overseas and Canadian customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.

$75.00

Dictionary of Canadian Biography Volume I: 1000-1700

By Cook, Ramsay & Hamelin, Jean

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1966. 755 pp. Includes general bibliography and index. Oversize book: overseas and Canadian customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.

$75.00

Dictionary of Canadian Biography Volume II: 1701-1740

By Cook, Ramsay & Hamelin, Jean

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1969. 759 pp. Includes general bibliography and index. Dustjacket missing a 1" diagonal piece of lower front corner, otherwise very good. Oversize book: overseas and Canadian customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good.

$75.00

Dictionary of Canadian Biography Volume XI1: 1891-1900

By Cook, Ramsay & Hamelin, Jean

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1990. 1305 pp. Includes general bibliography and index. Oversize book: overseas and Canadian customers please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a request for additional postage; the book will ship at cost.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.

$75.00

When I Was a Child

By Markino, Yoshio

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1913. xii, 281, [1] pp. With frontispiece, 11 half-tone photographic plates, and 18 line drawings in text. The author describes life growing up in Japan in the 19th century, including a chapter on the 1891earthquake from which he narrowly escaped death. Very Good, slight spine slant, moderate soiling to bottom of the spine. . Hard Cover. Very Good.

$125.00

Dictionary of Literary Biography. Volume 2: American Novelists Since World War II
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Dictionary of Literary Biography. Volume 2: American Novelists Since World War II

By Helterman, Jeffrey and Layman, Richard

Farmington Hills, Michigan: Gale / Cengage Learning, 1978. xi, 557 pp. Biographical sketches of 80 writers who began writing after 1945, or whose most significant work was done after that date. Each entry has a complete (through 1978) bibliography. Corners bumped, and spine slightly slanted.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

$20.00

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