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Drama in Real Life; \
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Drama in Real Life; "I Am Joes's Body"; Secrets of the Past; Tests & Teasers; Unforgettable Characters; Word Power; Medical Miracles; Laughter, the Best Medicine; They Changed Our World; More Tests & Teasers; Real Life Mysteries; Super Word Power (12 bks)

By Edited & Compiled by the editors of Reader's Digest

New York: Berkley Books, 1980. -----The scans you see are the books you get. All twelve (12) soft covers (roughly) 6 3/4" by 4 1/4" (inchs) have flat uncreased spines, square true tight & clean, 260, 205, 340, 194, 243, 245, 240, 244, 245, 182, 259, 227 pages with some of the books having line drawing & illustrations, all books are in Near Fine condition (no writing, no names). No further editions of Berkley/Reader's Digest are listed. Books are: Drama in Real Life / "I Am Joes's Body" / Secrets of the Past / Tests and Teasers / Unforgettable Characters / Word Power / Medical Miracles / Laughter, the Best Medicine / They Changed Our World / More Tests and Teasers / Real Life Mysteries / Super Word Power. Twelve (12) soft covers most appear unread. Around 4 lbs so extra shipping for overseas delivery will be asked. Check out the scans. . Berkley/Reader's Digest 1sts. Soft Covers. Near Fine.

$69.18

The War of 1812:  The War That Both Sides Won  -(updated & revised 2nd ediltion)-
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The War of 1812: The War That Both Sides Won -(updated & revised 2nd ediltion)-

By Turner, Wesley B

Toronto: Dundurn, 2000. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover (roughly) 9" by 6" (inches), clean true square & tight, 159 pages, updated and revised 2nd edition with new preface to 2nd edition, Near Fine condition. "Now, a decade later, Wesley B. Turner has updated The War of 1812 to include new insights from recent research, an expanded bibliography, & an appendix on weaponry. There is a great deal of fresh material in this interesting & informative overview of a crucial period in North American history." Check out the scans. . 1st Printing of 2nd Edition . Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Cover: "Brock Dying at the Battle of Queenston Heights". 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.69

Theodosia Burr Alston:  Portrait of a Prodigy   -(SIGNED)-
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Theodosia Burr Alston: Portrait of a Prodigy -(SIGNED)-

By Cote, Richard N. -(signed)-

Mt. Pleasant SC : Corinthian Books, 2002. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Blue boards with gilt (roughly) 9 1/4" by 6 1/2" (inches), head band, xvi, 400 pages with b & w photos and illustrations through-out, SIGNED (without inscription), Near Fine condition, dust jacket is in Near Fine condition now in Mylar. Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.59

Niagara Falls:  Icon of the American Sublime (Cambridge Studies in American Literature and Culture)
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Niagara Falls: Icon of the American Sublime (Cambridge Studies in American Literature and Culture)

By McKinsey, Elizabeth R.

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1985. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Blue cloth with gilt on spine, roughly) 10" by 7 1/4" (inches), head band, xvi, 331 pg. with b & w photos through-out, plus 8 pages of full colour plates, Near Fine condition with faint edge wear & former owners ink name & date, dust jacket is in Near Fine condition with minor edge wear, now in Mylar. "----traces the shifting images & meanings of the Falls in literature & the visual arts from the earliest explorations into the twentieth century. From awesome & uplifting spectacle, to commodity or object of sentiment, to the setting for a honeymoon, to a hazardous waste dump." Check out the scans. . 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Jacket illustration: Thomas Cole, "Niagare Falls 1830"; . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.48

The Road Is Yours:  The Story of the Automobile and the Men Behind It  -(SIGNED)-
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The Road Is Yours: The Story of the Automobile and the Men Behind It -(SIGNED)-

By Cleveland, Reginald M.; -(signed)- Williamson, S. T.

New York: The Greystone Press, 1951. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Green copth with black and red design & lettering, (roughly) 9 1/4" by 6 1/4" (inches), head band, No dust jacket, 304 pages including over 80 b & w plates and some drawings, SIGNED by Reginald M. Cleveland an association copy from Kendall Refinning Com, dated March, 1952, Very Good condition with minor rubbing/scuff marks, with former owners stamped name on lower area of title page. . Signed by Author. Unstated & Assumed 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$44.43

Booze Boats and Billions:  Smuggling Liquid Gold!  -(SIGNED)-
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Booze Boats and Billions: Smuggling Liquid Gold! -(SIGNED)-

By Hunt, C. W. -(signed)-

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1988. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Beigh cloth with blue lettering on spine, (roughly) 9 1/4" by 6 1/2" (inches), head band, 351 pages plus 16 pages of b & w plates, with maps, SIGNED (without inscription) Near Fine condition with faint edge wear, dust jacket is in Near Fine condition price clipped with front flap having a crease, with faint edge wear, now in Mylar. "By 1927 the rum-runners & the coast guard were fighting a full-scale war on the lakes. And while their guns blazed, bootleggers & corrupt officials on both sides of the border lined their pockets. They were not the only ones to profit, Booze, Boats and Billions also details the meteoric rise of the brothers Herb & Harry Hatch, lowly bartenders from Deseronto, Ontario, whom Prohibition shot to the top of the world's greatest liquor empire of the time." Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Paul Rivoche jacket illustrator;. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$57.30

The Centennial History of the Civil War:  volume (1) one - The Coming Fury;  volume (2) two - Terrible Swift Sword;  volume (3) three - Never Call Retreat;  -the complete 3 book set "The Centennial History of the Civil War"
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The Centennial History of the Civil War: volume (1) one - The Coming Fury; volume (2) two - Terrible Swift Sword; volume (3) three - Never Call Retreat; -the complete 3 book set "The Centennial History of the Civil War"

By Catton, Bruce

New York: Pocket Books, 1967. -----The scans you see are the books you get. All three books are tight clean and square, flat spines, (x) 605, (xi) 558 pages plus 16 pages of colour maps, (xi) 545 pages plus 16 pages of colour maps, plus b & w maps in all three books, no names, book two is in Very Good condition only, with a front cover crease, books 1 & 3 are in Very Good Plus to Near Fine condiiton with faint to minor edge wear. Books are: volume one "The Coming Fury" / volume two " Terrible Swift Sword" / volume three "Never Call Retreat". The complete 3 book set "The Centennial History of the Civil War". Check out the scans. . Reprints. Soft Covers. Very Good to Near Fine.

$21.66

From Bloody Beginnings:  Richard Beasley's Upper Canada   -(SIGNED)-
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From Bloody Beginnings: Richard Beasley's Upper Canada -(SIGNED)-

By Beasley, David Richard -(signed)-

Simcoe, Ontario, Canada: Davus Publshing, 2008. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover/trade (roughly) 9" by 6" (inches), true square clean & tight, flat uncreased spine, 388 pages with photos and b & w and colour illustrations with map, SIGNED by David Beasley (without inscription) on title page, Near Fine condition. Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by "Climax of the Action at Crysler's Farm" by Adam Sheriff Scott. 8vo.

$17.70

White Death:  The Blizzard of '77, Millenium Edition  -(SIGNED)-
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White Death: The Blizzard of '77, Millenium Edition -(SIGNED)-

By Rossi, Erno -(signed)-

Port Colborne, ON : Seventy Seven Publishing, 1999. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover (roughly) 9" by 6" (inches), flat uncreased spine, true sqaure clean & tight, 356 pages filled with b & w photos through-out, dated & SIGNED "Beware of Snowflakes" by author (not personalized), Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. Revised Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$36.51

A Summer on the Plains with Custer's 7th Cavalry:  The 1870 Diary of Annie Gibson Roberts   -(SIGNED)-
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A Summer on the Plains with Custer's 7th Cavalry: The 1870 Diary of Annie Gibson Roberts -(SIGNED)-

By Roberts, Annie Gibson; (ed) Pohanka, Brian C. -(signed)-

Lynchburg, VA : Schroeder Publications, 2004. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Glossy pictorial hard cover, 180 pages, SIGNED (without inscription) by editor Brian C. Pohanka, Very Good Plus condition with only a minor bump to bottom right corner. "Recalling her life on the Western Frontier as the young bride of an officer serving with General George Amrstong Custer's 7th U.S. Cavalry." Check out the scans. . Signed By Editor. 1st Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.68

Ten Years With Custer:  A 7th Cavalryman's Memoirs   -(SIGNED)-
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Ten Years With Custer: A 7th Cavalryman's Memoirs -(SIGNED)-

By Barnard, Sandy (ed) -(signed)- (re Sgt. John Ryan)

Terre Haute, IN : AST Press, 2001. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover (roughly) 9" by 6" (inches), flat uncreased spine, square clean & tight, SIGNED & dated by editior Sandy Barnard with personal inscription, xviii, 343 pages with b & w photos & maps through-out, Near Fine to Fine contition. "First Sergeant Ryan's memoir" Check out the scans. . Signed By Editor. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$31.56

Faint the Trumpet Sounds:  The Life and Trial of Major Reno  -(SIGNED)-
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Faint the Trumpet Sounds: The Life and Trial of Major Reno -(SIGNED)-

By Terrell, John Upton; Walton, Colonel George -(signed)-

New York: David McKay, 1966. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Blue cloth with gilt, xiii, 332 pages plus 16 pages of b & w plates, SIGNED with inscription by Colonel George Walton, Very Good to Very Good Plus condition with minor edge wear, dust jacket is in Very Good condtiion with minor edge wear, now in Mylar. "The tragic apex of his military career was reached on Sunday afternoon, June 25, 1876, in the Valley of the Little Big Horn, where the U.S. 7th Cavalry, under the command of Lt. Col. George A. Custer, clashed with a powerful coalition of Sioux & Cheyenne warriors." Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.68

Custer and Company:  Walter Camp's Notes on the Custer Fight  -(SIGNED)-
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Custer and Company: Walter Camp's Notes on the Custer Fight -(SIGNED)-

By Liddic, Bruce R. -(signed)-; Harbaugh, Paul; (intro by) McDermott, Jack D.

Lincoln Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press Bison Books, 1998. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover (roughly) 9" by 6" (inches), tight clean & square, flat uncreased spine, SIGNED by Bruce R Liddic (without inscription) on title page, Near Fine condition with minor bump to back cover corner. "Custer and Company presents information on Sergeant Jon Henley, veteran trooper of the Seventh Cavalry, & a number of other Seventh Cavalrymen and frontiersmen, including interpreter Sam Bruguier; Camp's research on various unsettled questions of the Little Bighorn fight; interviews with several surviving Indians & famed scout Luther North; and extensive information on th death of Crazy Horse." Check out the scans. . Signed By Editor. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$59.28

The American Classic Organ:  A History in Letters
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The American Classic Organ: A History in Letters

By Callahan, Charles; (preface by) Barden, Nelson;

Richmond, Virgina: Organ Historical Society, 1990. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Blue cloth with gilt, headband, xxv, 532 pages with b & white photos through-out, Near Fine with ink name & blind stamp on feps, NO DUST JACKET AS ISSUED. "Pipe organs evolve solwly, & only the best examples advance the development of the instrument. To alter the course of American organbuilding with a single stroke is a rarity indeed - scarcely a handful organs have done this in 200 years. Boston has seen two such pivotal events: Walcker's 1863 Music Hall organ & Aeolian-Skinner's 1936 organ at the Church of the Advent." Contents include: Illustrations / subscribers / Preface by Nelson Barden / Introductory Notes / About the Correspondents / Letters / Appendix: Lists of Stoplists & Pipe Shop Notes; Skinner & Aeloina-Skinner Piper Shop Notes / Index of Letters / Sources of Letters. Check out the scans. . 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.59

Alex Katz
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Alex Katz

By Marshall, Richard; (Alex Katz)

New York: Whitney Museum of Art, 1986. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large folio soft cover with french flaps (roughly) 9 3/4" by 12 1/2" (inches), flat uncreased spine, sqaure tight and clean, 157 pages filled with colour illustrations through-out, Near Fine condition. "Alex Katz born July 24, 1927, is an American figurative artist known for his paintings, sculptures, & prints. He is represented by numerous galleries internationally." Check out the scans. . 1st Edition. Soft Cover with French Flaps. Near Fine. Illus. by Alex Katz, "Blue Umbrella" # 2, 1972; . Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$29.58

The Rebel Loyalist
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The Rebel Loyalist

By Connor, Ralph ( Gordon, Charles William (1860-1937) )

New York: Dodd Mead, 1935. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Green coth with black lettering, green top edge, 328 pages, deckle front edge, Very Good Plus condition with faitn edge wear, dust jacket is in Very Good condition with minor edge wear & superfluous clear tape on reverse, now in Mylar. "One of the most colourful periods in the history of the two northern neighbours on this continent was that following the American Revolutionary War, when loyal subjects of King George lll of England found it impossible to remain under the flag of the newly established republic." Check out the scans. . 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$33.65

McDonnell Douglas Aircraft Since 1920, Vol. 1 (one) & Vol. 2 (two)   -(from the "Putnam Aeronautical Books" series)-  (2 hard covers with dust jackets)
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McDonnell Douglas Aircraft Since 1920, Vol. 1 (one) & Vol. 2 (two) -(from the "Putnam Aeronautical Books" series)- (2 hard covers with dust jackets)

By Francillon, Rene J.

London: Naval Institute Press / Putnam , 1988. -----The scans you see are the books you get. Both hard covers are blue cloth with gilt on spine, 1988 & 1990 (vol 1 & vol 2), (xii) 482, (x) 617 pages filled with b & w photos and diagrams, gift giving quality, both hard covers are in Near Fine condition, both dust jackets are in Near Fine condition now in Mylar. "On its first publication in 1979 this book was acclaimed as an important contrilbution to aviation history. It has been out of print for nearly four years during which time McDonnel Douglas has continued to produce large numbers of aircraft & has also acquired Hughes' aviation interests. Consequently the revisions & additions necessary to bring the book right up to date resulted in a work beyond the scope of a single volume, so it has been divided into two parts." Books are: McDonnell Douglas Aircraft Since 1920, Vol. 1 / McDonnell Douglas Aircraft Since 1920, Vol.2. Books are heavy, over 2 kgs, overseas shipping will be expensive. Check out the scans. . 1st Revised Updated & Corrected Edition. Hard Covers. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$54.33

Saving Monticello:  The Levy Family's Epic Quest to Rescue the House that Jefferson Built   -(SIGNED)-
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Saving Monticello: The Levy Family's Epic Quest to Rescue the House that Jefferson Built -(SIGNED)-

By Leepson, Marc -(signed)-

New York: Free Press, 2001. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Red boards with gilt, headband, 303 oages plus 8 pages of b & w photos, SIGNED "to D___ best wishes" & dated by author on fep, book is in Near Fine condition, dust jacket is in Near Fine condition, now in Mylar. "In its own way, the story of the Levys at Monticello is as compelling as the story of Jefferson at Monticello." Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Jacket design by Kathleen Digrado;. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.73

These United States: The Questions of Our Past, Concise Edition, Volume 1 (one): to 1877 (with) These United States:  The Questions of Our Past, Concise Edition, Volume II (2) (two): Since 1865
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These United States: The Questions of Our Past, Concise Edition, Volume 1 (one): to 1877 (with) These United States: The Questions of Our Past, Concise Edition, Volume II (2) (two): Since 1865

By Unger, Irwin

Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1999. -----The scans you see are the books you get. Both large soft covers (roughly) 9" by 6" (inches) are tight clean and square, flat uncreased spines, with over 1000 pages between the two books, including photos & maps in both volumes. Near Fine to Fine condition for both books. "What brought Europeans and Africans to the New World? Were the Mexican War & Expansionism the result of greed, Manifest Destiny, or inevitability? How did the Civil War change the nation? The Gilded Age - what did it offer, and to whom? Did the New Deal go too far or not far enough? How is the end of the Cold War changing America today? In this absorbing, concise introduction to American history, Pulitzer Prize winning histroian & teacher Irwin Unger explores the answers to these & many other questions, examining the hows & whys in the development of a diverse nation." Books are: "These United States: The Questions of Our Past, Concise Edition, Volume 1 (one):to 1877" / "These United States: The Questions of Our Past, Concise Edition, Volume II (2) (two): Since 1865." Overseas shipping will be increased due to the weight of the two books. Check out the scans. . 1st Editions 1st Printings. Soft Covers. Near Fine. Illus. by Jasper Johns "Three Flags" 1958. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$34.53

Strange Fatality:  The Battle of Stoney Creek, 1813  -(SIGNED)-
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Strange Fatality: The Battle of Stoney Creek, 1813 -(SIGNED)-

By Elliott, James E. -(signed)-

Canada: Robin Brass Studio, Inc., 2010. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover (roughly) 9" by 6" (inches), tight square & clean, viii, 311 pages with maps, illustrations and photos through-out, SIGNED (without inscription) by author. Near Fine condition. "Journalist & author James Elliott has compellingly reconstructed the chain of events. From the rise to brigadier general of Maine blacksmith John Chandler, to the Highland heroics of Alexander Fraser, Strange Fatality explores the dynamics of a battle that stemmed the tide of invasion, cost two generals their freedom & unseated the highest-ranking soldier in the American army." Check out the scnas. . Signed by Author. Reprint. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Peter Rindlisbacher cover illustrator; Maps by Nicko Elliott;. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$18.80

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