Americana from Mare Booksellers

New Arrivals

image of Three Views of the Segregation Decisions (Cover title). Papers read at a session of the twenty-first annual meeting of the Southern Historical Association, Memphis, Tennessee, November 10, 1955

Show Details

Description:
Atlanta: Southern Regional Council, Publisher, 1956. Wraps. Very Good. Printed wraps. 29 pp. A collection of three short essays against segregation, with Faulkner asserting that their cannot be degrees of freedom in the United States, and that if segregation and racism continues, it will be the downfall of the US. VERY GOOD condition. Minor wrinkling and toning to… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
image of Proceedings of the Bangor Historical Society 1914-1915

Proceedings of the Bangor Historical Society 1914-1915

by Various Authors

Seller
Mare Booksellers
Published
1916
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$30.00

Show Details

Description:
Bangor: Bangor Co-Operative Printing Company, 1916. Wraps. Very Good. Printed wraps. 88 pp. A few black and white photos and illustrations throughout. A collection of essays on various historical aspects of Maine, as well as administrative proceedings. Includes two essays on Mt. Katahdin, one which ponders the area as a national park (both with photos); an essay on… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$30.00
image of Home Ranch

Home Ranch

by James, Will

Seller
Mare Booksellers
Published
1935
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$125.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935. First Edition. Cloth. Good/Poor. First edition with an A on the copyright page. Orange cloth in unclipped jacket. 346 pp. Illustrations by the author. Classic piece of Western literature, recalling life on the fiction Seven X ranch, presenting a realistic depiction of cowboys, their work and the land in which they live.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$125.00
image of Gun-Barrel Politics: The Black Panther Party, 1966-1971. Report by the Committee on Internal Security, House of Representatives. 92d Congress, 1st Session. Together with Minority Views and A Summation by Hon. Richardson Preyer Subcommitte Chairman

Show Details

Description:
Washington: Government printing Office, 1971. Wraps. Good. Printed wraps. 145, 7 pp. A few black and white illustrations throughout, reprints of illustrations from issues of The Black Panther Party. A supposedly "analytical" report on the Black Panther Party, discussing its origins, ideology and methodology in achieving its aims. The work cites the words of Black Panther Party leaders… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$350.00
image of 1911-Periscope. Field Day 1924

1911-Periscope. Field Day 1924

by No author given

Seller
Mare Booksellers
Condition
Good
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
No Place: No publisher. Wraps. Good. No publisher, place or date. Perhaps Class of 1911 Yale Alumni, circa 1924. Illustrated wraps. 64 pp. A few small black and white illustrations throughout. A book produced in part for the then upcoming May 16, 1924 Field Day, a gathering of alumni from the Class of 1911 at Yale. Consists mostly… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
image of Handwritten letter with High School or College football anecdotes. Superior, Wisconsin vs. University of North Dakota

Show Details

Description:
No Place: No Publisher. Unbound. Good. Handwritten letter with High School or College football anecdotes. Superior, Wisconsin vs. University of North Dakota. No author or date. Presumed early 1900s. Single sheet, folded into four pages. Roughly four by 6 inches. A handwritten letter from a person in college, mentioning their reciting in 21 of 26 ½ hours of… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
image of Off the Beaten Path in New Mexico and Arizona. Santa Fe Railroad Travel Brochure

Show Details

Description:
Chicago: Santa Fe Railroad/Rand McNally, Publisher. Pamphlet. Good. no date, perhaps 1920 based on what appears to be a date code on the last page of text. Wraps. Brochure folded pamphlet that unfolds to a square format, with each page fold numbered individually. 62 pp. Black and white photos and maps throughout. A travel guide for tourists/passengers riding… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
image of Indian Roots of American Democracy. Special Constitution Bicentennial Edition, 1988 of Northeast Indian Quarterly. Volume IV, No. 4, Volume V, No. 1

Show Details

Description:
No Place: Cornell University, 1988. Wraps. Very Good. Wraps. 77 pp. Black and white photos and illustrations throughout. A collection of speeches/essays from various Native American leaders that address the roots of democracy and democratic laws in the United States as being found in Native American tradition and teaching. This includes a look at how an Eurocentric view… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
image of Gross Misbehavior and Wickedness. A Notorious Divorce in Early Twentieth-Century America

Gross Misbehavior and Wickedness. A Notorious Divorce in Early Twentieth-Century America

by Elson, Jean

Seller
Mare Booksellers
Published
2017
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781439913918
Item Price
$12.00

Show Details

Description:
Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2017. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Trade paperback. 325 pp. A few black and white photos in the interior. Isbn #9781439913918. A history of the publicized divorce of Nina and James Walker of Newport, Rhode Island from 1909 to 1916, using this case as an example of changing gender relationships. Presenting the proceedings from the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$12.00
image of Harper's New Monthly Magazine. Volume XXII. December, 1860, to May, 1861

Harper's New Monthly Magazine. Volume XXII. December, 1860, to May, 1861

by Thackeray, W.M.; Aldrich, Thomas Bailey

Seller
Mare Booksellers
Published
1861
Condition
Good
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1861. Half-Leather. Good. Half leather. 864 pp. Black and white illustrations throughout. Bound volume of this long running journal devoted to history, literature and current events. This volume contains pieces on life in Jamaica by W.E. Sewell; a somewhat humorous look at the Washoe and the various miners and others attracted to the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
image of Imprisonment of Thomas Shields and Charles Weber in Mexico. Message from the President of the United States, in Response to a Resolution in the House of Representatives, transmitting a communication from the Secretary of State in reference to [...]

Show Details

Description:
No Place: No publisher. Pamphlet. Good. Full title: Imprisonment of Thomas Shields and Charles Weber in Mexico. Message from the President of the United States, in Response to a Resolution in the House of Representatives, transmitting a communication from the Secretary of State in reference to the arrest and imprisonment of Thomas Shields and Charles Weber in Mexico.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$30.00
image of Letter from the Secretary of War, in response to Senate Resolution of February 1, 1895, transmitting information relating to the establishment and maintenance of the military post of Fort Totten, Cut Head Sioux Indian Reservation, in North Dakota. 53d

Show Details

Description:
No Place: No publisher. Pamphlet. Poor. 53d Congress, 3d Session. Ex. Doc. No. 79. Senate. No publisher, place or date. Presumed Government Printing Office, Washington: 1895. Pamphlet, disbound from a larger work. 10 pp. A government report providing a short summary of general orders relating to the establishment of Fort Totten in North Dakota, including a descriptive list… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
image of The Outlook. 29 September, 1900

The Outlook. 29 September, 1900

by Various authors

Seller
Mare Booksellers
Published
1900
Condition
Good
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: The Outlook Company, 1900. Wraps. Good. Printed wraps. Single issue of this magazine devoted to current events of the day. This issue with a five page article on an anthracite coal miner strike in Hazelton, Pennsylvania, discussing miner grievances as well as the opinions of the bosses and owners. This appears unrelated to the Lattimer massacre… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
image of United States Circuit Court of Appeals  for the First Circuit April Term 1923. No. 1598. Proceedings of a trial between the Boston and Maine Railroad and the estate of Thomas Richardson, formerly of Lebanon, New Hampshire

Show Details

Description:
Meredith, NH: Meredith News Print, 1923. Wraps. Good. Printed wraps. 25 pp. A printing of the testimony and some court filings related to a case of negligence brought against the Boston and Maine Railroad. According to the transcript a passenger train operated by the railroad collided with a pedestrian (Thomas Richardson) and an automobile driven by Alexander Buchanan.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
image of March to Mount Zion. History of Mount Zion United Methodist Church Ellenwood, Henry County, Georgia 1853-1993

March to Mount Zion. History of Mount Zion United Methodist Church Ellenwood, Henry County, Georgia 1853-1993

by Middlebrooks, D.B.

Seller
Mare Booksellers
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$30.00

Show Details

Description:
Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1994. Cloth. Very Good. Green cloth. No jacket. A history of the Mount Zion United Methodist Church in Ellenwood, Georgia, looking at its administration, members, its early years, guidance in Christian living and outreach programs, etc. VERY GOOD condition. Minor soiling and scuffing.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$30.00
image of Fishermen's Grotto No. 9 Fishermen's Wharf Restaurant Menu

Fishermen's Grotto No. 9 Fishermen's Wharf Restaurant Menu

by No author Given

Seller
Mare Booksellers
Condition
Good
Item Price
$12.00

Show Details

Description:
San Francisco: M. Geraldi and Sons, Publisher. Wraps. Good. no date, perhaps 1960s. Single thin yellow card stock sheet, folded into four pages. Fisherman illustration on the front cover. A menu for the renowned Fishermen's Grotto restaurant, originally opened in 1935, and now known as The Grotto. GOOD condition. Minor wrinkling, creasing and fading. A few small stains… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$12.00
image of Early American Almanacs. The Phelps Collection. 1679-1900

Early American Almanacs. The Phelps Collection. 1679-1900

by O'Neal, David

Seller
Mare Booksellers
Condition
Good
Item Price
$10.00

Show Details

Description:
Peterborough, NH: David O'Neal, Publisher. Wraps. Good. no date, presumed 1979. Illustrated wraps. 162 pp. Double columned text. A catalog of almanacs issued by antiquarian bookseller David O'Neal, offering the entirety of the Phelps collection of American almanacs. This includes some illustrations, as well as annotated, bibliographical and historical, entries on many of the almanacs. Includes anti-slavery, anti-masonic,… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.00
image of The Nation is in Good Shape. Slate Print Poster

The Nation is in Good Shape. Slate Print Poster

by Kent, William (artist)

Seller
Mare Booksellers
Published
1964
Condition
Good
Item Price
$750.00

Show Details

Description:
No Place: William Kent, Publisher, 1964. Unbound. Good. #2 of 20 printed. Signed by William Kent on the lower right corner below illustration. Printed on paper in black red and blue, with ink set in relief on the plain background. 36 ½ by 21 ¼ inches. A slate relief print by artist and carver William Kent. Kent adapted… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$750.00
image of Message from the President of the United States, Transmitting A Letter of the Secretary of War and reports touching the Apache Indians at Governor's Island. 51st Congress, 1st Session. Ex. Doc. No. 35. Senate

Show Details

Description:
No Place: No publisher. Pamphlet. Poor. No publisher, place or date. Presumed US Government Printing Office, Washington, 1890. Pamphlet, disbound from a larger work. 12 pp. US government document discussing the conditions of the potential Native American Indian reservation for the Apache in North Carolina, suggesting it is suitable for farming and of similar climate to Arizona. The… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$40.00
image of I Go Pogo The Movie Promotional Poster

I Go Pogo The Movie Promotional Poster

by No author given

Seller
Mare Booksellers
Condition
Good
Item Price
$75.00

Show Details

Description:
No Place: No publisher. Unbound. Good. No publisher, place or date, presumed 1980. Single sided poster. 41 by 27 inches. A promotional poster for a stop motion film featuring the Walt Kelly created comic strip character Pogo, and following his run for president. The movie featured the voices of Ruth Buzzi, Jonathan Winters, Vincent Price and others. GOOD… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$75.00