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Declaring Independence: Jefferson, Natural Language, and the Culture of Performance

by Fliegelman, Jay

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Published
1993
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Very Good; Covers lighlty scuffed.
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9780804720762
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Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. Very Good; Covers lighlty scuffed.. 1993. Softcover. 0804720762 . xviii, 268pp. Illustrations, appendices, works cited, notes, index. "By demonstrating the intimate connections between the American Revolution and the eighteenth-century revolution in rhetorical theory and practice, this book offers the first full-length cultural contextualization of the Declaration of Independence as well as… Read more
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The Quality of Life

by Michener, James A.

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Published
1970
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Slipcase rubbed.
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First Edition
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$25.00

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The Girard Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Slipcase rubbed.. 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Green boards with color illustration of sawblade affixed to front boards. Housed in green cardboard slipcase. Color paintings by James B. Wyeth. Essays on aspects of American society by the late James A. Michener. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 85 pages… Read more
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Brave His Soul: The Story of Prince Madog of Wales and His Discovery of America in 1170

by Pugh, Ellen

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1970
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Bookplate on front pastedown endpaper, jacket lightly worn.
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First Edition
ISBN
9780396061908
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$15.00

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Northbrook, IL: Dodd, Mead & Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Bookplate on front pastedown endpaper, . jacket lightly worn.. 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. 0396061907 . Index, bibliography, notes, many illustrations and photographs. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 144 pages .
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Lights Along the Schuylkill

by Rivinus, Marion W.

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Published
[1967]
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and tattered.
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Stephen Moylan Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and tattered.. [1967]. Hardcover. ix, 85pp. Map endpapers. History and information about various landmarks in Philadelphia's Fairmount Park. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Freedmen's Savings Bank: A Chapter in the Economic History of the Negro Race

by Fleming, Walter L.

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Published
1970
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Very Good with no dust jacket
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Reprint
ISBN
9780837135908
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Westport, CT: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1970. Reprint. Hardcover. 0837135907 . x, 170pp. Red cloth binding. Reprint of this 1927 title. Appendices, index.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Honoring Our Heritage: A History of Sylvan Grove, Kansas

by Lawson, Marge

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Published
1976
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Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.
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First Edition
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Ellsworth, KS: The Ellsworth Reporter. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1976. First Edition. Softcover. Writen for the Sylvan Grove Centennial-Bicentennial Committee, 1876-1976. Illustrated stapled card covers. 92pp, bibliography, photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 92 pages .
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The Jamaica Movement, For Promoting the Enforcement of the Slave-Trade Treaties, and the Suppression of the Slave-Trade

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Published
1969
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.
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Reprint
ISBN
9780837115696
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NY: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. 0837115698 . Brown cloth binding. Reprint of this title first published in 1850. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 430 pages .
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Anti-Slavery Days: A Sketch of the Struggle Which Ended in the Abolition of Slavery in the United States

by Clarke, James Freeman

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Published
1970
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.
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ISBN
9780837132860
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Westport, CT: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1970. Reprint. Hardcover. 083713286X . Brown cloth binding. Reprint of this 1883 title. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 223 pages .
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Union and Anti-Slavery Speeches, Delivered During the Rebellion

by Drake, Charles D.

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Published
1969
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Reprint
ISBN
9780837127347
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NY: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. 0837127343 . Brown cloth binding. A facsimile reprint of this 1864 title published by Applegate and Company for the benefit of the Ladies' Union Aid Society of St. Louis, MO. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 431 pages .
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Mississippi Steamboatin': A History of Steamboating on the Mississippi and its Tributaries

by Quick, Herbert; Quick, Edward

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Published
1926
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine sunned, bookplate remnant on front pastedown endpaper
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NY: Henry Holt and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine sunned, bookplate remnant on front pastedown endpaper. 1926. Hardcover. xiv, 339pp, bibliography. Tan cloth binding. Illustrations.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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General Education in the Negro College

by Derbigny, Irving A.

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Published
1969
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly scuffed.
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ISBN
9780837126944
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NY: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly scuffed.. 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. 0837126940 . Brown cloth binding. Reprint of 1947 title. ix, 255pp. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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American Slavery and Colour

by Chambers, William Nisbet

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Published
1968
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Fine with no dust jacket
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Reprint
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NY: Negro Universities Press. Fine with no dust jacket. 1968. Reprint. Hardcover. Brown cloth. Still in shrink wrap. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Essays and Pamphlets on Antislavery

by Bassett, John Spencer; Bourne, George; Clarke, James Freeman; Jones, Charles Colcock; Whittier, John Greenleaf

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Published
1970
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Rear boards soiled.
ISBN
9780837117959
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Westport, CT: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Rear boards soiled.. 1970. Hardcover. 083711795X . Abolition writings by John Spencer Bassett, George Bourne, James Freeman Clarke, Charles Colcock Jones, and John Greenleaf Whittier, originally published in 1833-1898 and reprinted as a collection. Tan cloth. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Shaker Village Views: Illustrated Maps and Landscape Drawings by Shaker Artists of the Nineteenth Century

by Emlen, Robert P.

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Published
1987
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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First Printing
ISBN
9780874513974
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Hanover, NH: University Press of New England. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1987. First Printing. Hardcover. 0874513979 . Navy cloth. ix, 198 pages. Black and white and color illustrations, appendix, notes, and index. A catalogue and study of 41 village views by 12 Shaker artists created between 1806 and 1880. ; 4to 11" - 13"… Read more
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Miscellaneous Writings on Slavery

by Jay, William

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Published
1968
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NY: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1968. Reprint. Hardcover. Brown cloth binding. Reprint of this 1853 title. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 670 pages .
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The Negro Problem in the United States: Its Rise, Development and Solution

by Gage, Frank Wellington

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Published
1970
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Reprint
ISBN
9780837141169
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Westport, CT: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1970. Reprint. Hardcover. 0837141168 . Reprint of 1892 dissertation presented to the University of Leipzig for Doctor of Philosophy Degree. Green cloth. Doctoral dissertation arguing that African-Americans should not be lynched, forcibly deported, disenfranchised, nor considered social equals with white Americans until some unspecified future… Read more
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American States, Churches, and Slavery

by Balme, Rev. J. R.

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Published
1969
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NY: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. xii, 546pp. Reprint of this 1862 title. Brown cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Realist, No. 66, April, 1966

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Published
1966
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Very Good; Pages toned, check mark on front cover.
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NY: The Realist Association. Very Good; Pages toned, check mark on front cover.. 1966. Softcover. Printed stapled wraps. The Magazine of Retroactive Reportage. Includes writings by Paul Krassner, Ed Schwartz, Saul Heller, Jack Soltanoff, William Keith C. Morgan, Richard R. Lingeman, Alan Whitney, and others. Cartoons. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages .
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The Realist, No. 65, March, 1966

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Published
1966
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NY: The Realist Association. Very Good; Pages toned.. 1966. Softcover. Printed stapled wraps. The Magazine of Retroactive Reportage. Includes writings by Robert Anton Wilson, Alan Whitney, Saul Heller, Donovan Bess, Jerry Weinberg, John Leo, Paul Velde, Tom S. Reck, Arne Passman, Donald Honig, Madalyn Murray O'Hair, John Wilcock, and others. Cartoons. ; 8vo 8" -… Read more
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The Old Post Road: The Story of the Boston Post Road

by Holbrook, Stewart H.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1962
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Bookplate on front free endpaper, jacket lightly edgeworn and toned.
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First Edition
ISBN
9780070295353
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NY: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Bookplate on front free endpaper, . jacket lightly edgeworn and toned.. 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. 9780070295353 . Brown cloth binding. Maps, illustrations, acknowledgments, bibliography, index. History of the roads from Boston to New York City. ; American Trails Series; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall;… Read more
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