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Federalists and Antifederalists The Debate Over the Ratificaiton of the Constitution

by John P. Kaminski, Richard Leffler

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780945612001
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Madison, Wisconsin: Madison House, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 23.5 x 16 cm. Octavo. 184pp. Blue cloth in dust jacket. Constitutional Heritage Series Volume I. Jacket spine sun faded.
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George Washington and the Virginia Backcountry

by Warren R. Hofstra

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Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780945612506
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$50.00

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Madison, Wisconsin: Madison House, 1998. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 24 x 16 cm. Octavo. 265pp. Green cloth in dust jacket. Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page. Fading to jacket spine.
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From the Banks of the Oklawaha Vol 1, 2, and 3 set; Facts and Legends of the North Carolina Mountains

by Frank L. Fitzsimons

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
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$130.00

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Hendersonville, N.C.: Golden Glow Publishing Company, 1979. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 23.5 x 15.5 cm. Octavo. Three volume set. 366pp, 413pp, and 282pp + index for all three volumes. Hardcover copies in dust jackets. SIGNED by the author Frank L. FitzSimons in all three volumes. Also signed by the illustrator Adele Kershaw Thornton… Read more
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The Photographs of Abraham Lincoln

by Frederick Hill Meserve, Carl Sandburg

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Published
1944
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First edition
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$45.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc, 1944. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. 24.5 x 16.5 cm. Octavo. 30pp of text followed by approximately 100 photographs, multiple per page in most cases. Navy blue boards. Light rubbing to the boards. Toning to endpapers.
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Columbia Rising: Civil Life on the Upper Hudson from the Revolution to the Age of Jackson

by John L. Brooke

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Published
2010
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780807833230
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$35.00

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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2010. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 24 x 16 cm. Octavo. 629pp. Black and green boards in dust jacket.
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The Winnebago-Horicon Basin A Type Study in Western History

by Joseph Schafer

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Published
1937
Condition
Very Good
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Madison: State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1937. Hardcover. Very Good. 22 x 15.5 cm. Octavo. 349pp, map frontispiece, appendix, index. Bound in dark blue boards. Wisconsin Domesday Book General Studies Volume IV.
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Land O' Goshen Then and Now

by Elizabeth Sharts, Mildred Parker Seese

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Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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Goshen, N.Y.: The Bookmill, 1960. Hardcover. Very Good. 23.5 x 16.5 cm. Octavo. 147pp. Bound in navy boards. Signed by the author opposite the title page.
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The Everglades River of Grass

by Marjory Stoneman Douglas

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Published
1947
Condition
Fair in Fair in dust jacket
Edition
First edition
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$50.00

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New York and Toronto: Rinehart & Company, Inc., 1947. First edition. Hardcover. Fair in Fair in dust jacket. 21 x 14 cm. Octavo. 406pp. Green boards in dust jacket. Part of the Rivers of America series. First edition with publisher's seal on copyright page and no additional printings noted. Staining to the boards and foredge. Water staining to… Read more
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The Kensington Stone; A Study in Pre-Columbian American History

by Hjalmar R. Holland

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Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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Ephraim, Wisconsin: Privately printed, 1932. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 22 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. 316pp. Bound in blue cloth. With 34 plates and illustrations. Signed and inscribed to previous owner by the author on the front free endpaper. Previous owner's bookplate on front fixed endpaper.
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The Spirits of '76

by Eric Sloane

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780802704191
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$25.00

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New York: Walker and Company, 1973. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 26.5 x 18.5 cm. 64pp. White boards in price clipped dust jacket. Signed and dated by the author on the front free endpaper. Non-authorial inscription on front fixed endpaper. Two small closed tears to the jacket.
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White Mountain Guide Book

by Samuel C. Eastman

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Published
1872
Condition
Good
Edition
Tenth Edition
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$50.00

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Concord and Boston: Edson C. Eastman and Lee & Shepard, 1872. Tenth Edition. Hardcover. Good. 16.5 x 11 cm. 16mo. 248pp 5 ads. Bound in brown boards. Two fold out maps in nice condition. Ex-library copy with spine label, removed pocket, stamp on title page.
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image of An Illustrated History of the State of Wisconsin; Being a Complete Civil, Political, and Military History of the State, from its first Explopration Dwon to 1875

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Boston, Massachusetts: B. B. Russell, 1875. First edition. Hardcover. Good. 23.5 x 15.5 cm. Octavo. 800pp. Many portraits. Bound in brown cloth. Fold-out map of Wisconsin which has a ~ 7 cm closed tear. Spine faded. Edgewear to spine. Corners bumped. Binding is tight.
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Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin

by Lyman Copeland Draper

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Published
1907
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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Madison: State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1907. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good. 22.5 x 15 cm. Octavo. 432pp. Navy blue boards. Corners of boards and edges of spine are bumped. Bookplate on front fix endpaper. Volume 5.
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Six Crises [SIGNED]

by Richard M. Nixon

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
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$125.00

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Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1962. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 24 x 16 cm. Octavo. 460pp. Grey boards in dust jacket. Signed and inscribed to preivous owner by Nixon on the front free endpaper. State first edition. There is some foxing to the bottom of the boards. Some wear and small… Read more
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On Thin Ice Windsleds at Madeline Island

by Charles R. Nelson

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Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
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New Past Press Inc., 2001. Hardcover. Near Fine. 22.5 x 28.5 cm. Oblong quarto. 175pp. Bound in glossy boards. Signed by the author on the dedication page.
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Madison, Wisconsin: Democrat Printing Co, 1885. First edition. Hardcover. Good. 23 x 16 cm. Octavo. 637pp. Bound in green boards. Frontispiece portrait. ~ 5cm of chew marks to the right side of the front cover, else a nice copy.
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Federalists Reconsidered

by BEN-ATAR, Doron and OBERG, Barbara B., eds

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Published
1998
Condition
near fine
ISBN
9780813918198
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Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1998. Hardcover. near fine. Octavo. (23cm x 15cm) 310pp. Blue cloth. Very nice copy.
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PIERCE COUNTY'S HERITAGE, VOLUME EIGHT

by Peterson, Ersula

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Published
1986
Condition
very good
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Pierce County Historical Association, 1986. Paperback. very good. Oversize softcover. 325pp. Limited to 3000 copies.Name of preivous owner on front free endpaper. Wisconsin.
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The Making of Milwaukee

by John Gurda

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780938076148
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$25.00

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Milwaukee County Historical Society, 1999. Second Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 23.5 x 22 cm. 458pp. Grey boards in dust jacket. Signed by the author on the title page. One page has a highlighter line.
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Country Schools and Classic Cars Tales from the Good Old Days in Northeast Iowa Treasury of 20th Century Memories

by Todd Blair and Karen Garvey

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Published
2014
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9781940376103
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$35.00

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Hickory, North Carolina: Hometown Memories, LLC, 2014. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 28.5 x 22 cm. Quarto. 456pp. Orange cloth in dust jacket. Previous owner's name on front and rear endpaper.
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