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Burke's Descriptive Guide; or, the Visitors' Companion to Niagara Falls its Strange and Wonderful Localities
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Burke's Descriptive Guide; or, the Visitors' Companion to Niagara Falls its Strange and Wonderful Localities

By Andrew Burke; An Old Resident

Buffalo: Andrew Burke, 1851. Hardcover. Good (-) minus. 16 x 10.5 cm. 16mo. [2] 106 pages. Brown cloth. Some chipping to spine. Corners are bumped. Frontispiece. 4 fold-out plates and additional illustrations throughout the text. 1st fold-out plate - "Niagra Falls". The second fold-out plate "Suspension Bridge" has 3 closed tears each approximately 6 cm long. Chipping to the edges of the 3rd plate, American Falls, though it does not effect the image, and a small closed tear ~ 4cm. There is rubbing and some chipping to the fold of the 4th fold-out plate "Horse Shoe Fall". Foxing throughout. Binding is tight.

$500.00

Practical Guide to A.R.P.
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Practical Guide to A.R.P.

By S. Evelyn Thomas

James Askew & Son Ltd, 1939. Fifth Edition - 300th Thousand. Pamphlet. Very Good. 21 x 14 cm. Octavo. 85 pages [v] ads. Some light toning to the edges of the pages.

$30.00

The History of Will County, Illinois 1878

By Will County Bicentennial Committee

Will County Bicentennial Committee, 1973. facsimile edition. Hardcover. very good. Unabridged reprint. Black boards. Gilt design to cover and spine. 995pp. ILLINOIS. County History.

$35.00

The Negro; A Menace to American Civilization
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The Negro; A Menace to American Civilization

By R. W. Shufeldt

Boston: Richard G. Badger The Gorham Press, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. Fair. 20 x 13.5 cm. Sm 8vo. 281 pages. 281 pages. Black cloth red lettering. Missing 2 of the 15 photograph plates, fig 5 and 6. Corners are bumped. Rubbing to cloth. "Pseudo-scientific ethnological and sociological examination of African Americans at the turn of the century, with emphasis on the bestial nature of blacks and their tendency to violate white women, with some disturbing graphic descriptions and pictures of lynchings."(PBA Galleries). Quoted on the title page: "A mixed race; a fatal stumbling-block that has cost more than one Latin race the crown of empire." - John Cameron Grant.

$95.00

Ohio Minature Map
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Ohio Minature Map

By Anthony Finley

Philadelphia: A. Finley Philad; Young and Delleker Sc, 1829. Hardcover. Very Good. Hand colored fold-out map in miniature 9 x 5 cm boards. Map folds out to 28.5 x 22 cm size. 3 small tears. A previous owner has written an inscription on the rear of the map in pen, this somewhat bleeds through (14 x 8 cm). Inscription is dated 1881. Some scuffing to the boards.

$400.00

Scenic Utah; Pen and Pencil
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Scenic Utah; Pen and Pencil

By Alfred Lambourne

New York: J. Dewing Publishing Co., 1891. Hardcover. good. Folio. Short introduction by author. 20 full page plates. Each plate is prefaced with text description. Some soiling to front cover. Rubbing at head and tail of spine.

$100.00

Disunion!: The Coming of the American Civil War, 1789-1859
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Disunion!: The Coming of the American Civil War, 1789-1859

By Elizabeth R. Varon

Chapel Hill: The University Of North Carolina Press, 2008. Hardcover. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 24 x 16 cm. Sm quarto. Red cloth in dust jacket.Part of the series Littlefield History of the Civil War Era. Small bump to front boar.

$35.00

The Decline of Agrarian Democracy
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The Decline of Agrarian Democracy

By Grant McConnell

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1959. Second Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in Fair dust jacket. 23.5 x 16 cm. Octavo. Red cloth in chipped dust jacket. Most of the dust jacket spine is missing. Toning to the front and rear endpapers from where the dust jacket flaps have laid against them.

$25.00

Is there any Lutefisk and Lefse Left?; A History of Martell Township: 1840-1994 With Genealogies of Pioneer Familes
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Is there any Lutefisk and Lefse Left?; A History of Martell Township: 1840-1994 With Genealogies of Pioneer Familes

By P. M. Wiff

Beldenville, Wisconsin: Helmer Printing, Inc., 1994. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 28.5 x 22.5 cm. Quarto. 589 pages. Blue cloth in dust jacket. Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page. Some chipping to the dust jacket. 350 copies printed. Primarily covers the years 1920-1994.

$75.00

PACIFIC COAST ALBUM
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PACIFIC COAST ALBUM

E.S. Denison, 1880. Hardcover. very good. Gray decorated cloth with gilt lettering and design to covers. Folding panels of 20 steel engraved views. Views of Yosemite, Carmel, Montery, Sacramento, Santa BarbaraClosed tear to first page.

$60.00

Central New York An Inland Empire; Comprising Oneida, Madison, Onondag, Cayuga, Tompkins, Cortland and Chenango Counties And Their People
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Central New York An Inland Empire; Comprising Oneida, Madison, Onondag, Cayuga, Tompkins, Cortland and Chenango Counties And Their People

By W. Freeman Galpin

New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Co., 1941. Hardcover. very good. FOUR VOLUME SET. Bindings tight. A nice set.

$125.00

On Conciliation with the Colonies; and Other Papers on the American Revolution
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On Conciliation with the Colonies; and Other Papers on the American Revolution

By Edmund Burke; Peter J. Stanlis

Lunenburg, Vermont: The Limited Editions Club, 1975. Collector's Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine slipcase. 26 x 18.5 cm. Quarto. 268 pages. Decorative cloth binding in original brown slipcase. Limited to 2000 copies SIGNED by artist Lynd Ward, this being copy number 1342. Cloth spine is lightly sun faded.

$80.00

Lakota .... 100 Years 1883-1983
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Lakota .... 100 Years 1883-1983

By Lakota Centennial Book Committee

North Dakota, 1983. Hardcover. very good. Brown boards. Gilt design and lettering to cover and spine.. 356pp.

$50.00

The First Resort: Fun, Sun, Fire and War in Cape May, America's Original Seaside Town
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The First Resort: Fun, Sun, Fire and War in Cape May, America's Original Seaside Town

By Ben Miller

Exit Zero Press, 2010. Hardcover. near fine. landscape. Quarto. 300pp. Pictorial covers. SIGNED by author on front free endpaper.

$45.00

Union County Iowa History
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Union County Iowa History

By Union County Historical Society

Creston, Iowa: Taylor Publishing, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good. 31 x 23.5 cm. Quarto. 384 pages. Brown embossed leather binding. Rubbing to the edges of the spine. Previous owner's name on title page. County History.

$75.00

Logan County: Better by 100 years : a centennial history of Logan County, Colorado, 1887-1987
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Logan County: Better by 100 years : a centennial history of Logan County, Colorado, 1887-1987

By Bud Wells

Curtis Media Corp, 1987. Hardcover. fine. Quarto. 534pp.

$100.00

San Francisco View Book
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San Francisco View Book

1904. Hardcover. good. Oblong 24mo. Blue decorated cloth. 32 photographs. Toning to some pages and front cover. Name and date of 1904 of previous owner on front free endpaper. Photographs of San Franciisco before the San Francisco Earth Quake of 1906.

$35.00

The Park and the People: a History of Central Park
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The Park and the People: a History of Central Park

By Roy; Blackmar, Elizabeth Rosenzweig

Cornell University Press, 1992. Hardcover. very good/very good. 623pp. A very nice copy in dust jacket. in a brodart protective wrapper. "The best history of a public park yet written, a superb study not only of the people, who designed, created and administered Central Park but also of those who used it."

$25.00

The Spanish Frontier in North America (the Lamar Series in Western History)
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The Spanish Frontier in North America (the Lamar Series in Western History)

By Professor David J Weber

Yale University Press, 1992. First edition. Hardcover. good/very good. 579pp. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Occasional ink underlining. In a brodart protective wrapper.

$35.00

American Secretaries of State and Their Diplomacy Set: Volumes I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X.
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American Secretaries of State and Their Diplomacy Set: Volumes I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X.

By Samuel Flagg Bemis

New York: Pageant Book Company, 1958. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good. Originally published in 1928 by Knopf this is a later reprint. 10 volumes bound in 5 books. Blue cloth. Complete through the time of the original publication with Charles Evan Highes (1921 - 1925) being the last secretary of state discussed. Additional volumes have been produced since 1928. Previous owner's name appears inside front cover of each volume. Sun fading to the spines.

$150.00

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