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Swedish Passenger Arrivals in New York 1820-1850

By Olsson, Nils William

Chicago: The Swedish Pioneer Historical Society. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Light cover soil, owner name, jacket . toned and chipped.. 1967. First Printing. Hardcover. 9789995149512 . Pictorial cloth boards. xx, 8 pages of photos, 392 pages. Pictorial endpapers, black-and-white photos, tables and charts, bibliography, addenda, and indexes. An examination of over 33,000 ships’ manifests documenting approximately 4,000 arrivals at the Port of New York. .

$25.00

Gallup Genealogy:  Gallop, Galloup, Galloupe, Gallupe
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Gallup Genealogy: Gallop, Galloup, Galloupe, Gallupe

By Gallup, Darwin C. ; Peck, Josephine Middleton

The Gallup Family Association. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled and foxed, remainder stripe on page . bottoms.. 1979. Second Printing. Softcover. xix, 376pp. .

$25.00

The American Pageant Revisited:  Recollections of a Stanford Historian
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The American Pageant Revisited: Recollections of a Stanford Historian

By Bailey, Thomas A.

Stanford, CA: Hoover Institution Press, Stanford University. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly tattered.. 1982. Hardcover. 0817976310 . Brown cloth binding. viii, 221pp, index. .

$20.00

Blacks in America:  Bibliographical Essays
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Blacks in America: Bibliographical Essays

By McPherson, James M. ; Holland, Laurence B. ; Banner, James. M. ; Weiss, Nancy J. ; Bell, Michael D.

Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed, owner name on front free . endpaper, jacket toned and scuffed.. 1971. First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth quarter-bound in red cloth. xxii, 430 pages. Index. The history of black Americans organized into one hundred interdisciplinary topics, from Africa and the slave trade to life styles in the urban ghettos of 1970. .

$20.00

Old Loopy:  A Love Letter for Chicago
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Old Loopy: A Love Letter for Chicago

By Morley, Christopher

Chicago: Argus Book Shop, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly soiled and tattered.. 1937. Second Edition. Hardcover. Yellow decorated cloth. Many photographs by Guy Ederheimer, Jr. One of 775 second edition copies. .

$20.00

The Seven Fat Years:  Chronicles of Wall Street
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The Seven Fat Years: Chronicles of Wall Street

By Brooks, John

NY: Harper and Row. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed. Jacket mildly chipped . with small closed tears.. 1958. First Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. Orange cloth quarter-bound in black cloth. Index. A study of the stock market boom of 1950-1957 and some of the notable people and firms involved. ; 240 pages .

$15.00

A Boy for a Man\'s Job:  The Story of the Founding of St. Louis
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A Boy for a Man's Job: The Story of the Founding of St. Louis

By Baker, Nina Brown

Philadelphia: John C. Winston. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and lightly tattered.. 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. vii, 179pp. Cloth-backed boards. Illustrated endpapers. .

$25.00

The Roosevelt Court:  A Study in Judicial Politics and Values 1937-1947
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The Roosevelt Court: A Study in Judicial Politics and Values 1937-1947

By Pritchett, C. Herman

NY: The Macmillan Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1948. First Printing. Hardcover. xvi, 314pp. Blue cloth binding. .

$20.00

We Almost Lost Detroit
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We Almost Lost Detroit

By Fuller, John G.

Pleasantville, NY: Reader's Digest Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly tattered, spine cocked.. 1975. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. 0883490706 . Foreword by Carl J. Hocevar. Red cloth binding. Index, bibliography, photos. An account of the October 5, 1966 accident at Enrico Fermi atomic reactor near Detroit, Michigan. ; 272 pages .

$20.00

Innovation and Achievement
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Innovation and Achievement

By Callihan, John C.

Wickliffe, KY: Westvaco Corporation. Very Good with no dust jacket; Slipcase is mildly soiled.. 1987. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Tan cloth quarter-bound in blue leatherette with top edge gilt. Endpaper illustration, acknowledgements, and colophon. A limited edition work privately printed and distributed as a 1987 Christmas keepsake by the Westvaco paper company. Book celebrates American creativity and the inventors and artists who have led the way. ; 274 pages .

$13.00

The Fair Women
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The Fair Women

By Weimann, Jeanne Madeline

Chicago: Academy Chicago. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards sunned, jacket shelfworn.. 1981. Hardcover. 0915864673 . The Story of the Woman's Building, World's Columbia Exposition, Chicago 1893. Introduction by Anita Miller. Blue cloth binding. ix, 611, index, notes, bibliography, many illustrations and photos. .

$20.00

Froth & Scum:  Truth, Beauty, Goodness, and the Ax Murder in America’s  First Mass Medium
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Froth & Scum: Truth, Beauty, Goodness, and the Ax Murder in America’s First Mass Medium

By Tucher, Andie

Chapel Hill, NC: The University of North Carolina Press. Very Good; Spine faded and some marginalia on several pages.. 1994. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0807844721 . ix, 257 pages. Black and white illustration, notes, sources, and index. A study of the penny press which originated in the 1830s and muddled forever the meaning of truth, objectivity, and the obligations of the press. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$18.00

Illegal Tender:  Counterfeiting and the Secret Service in  Nineteenth-Century America
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Illegal Tender: Counterfeiting and the Secret Service in Nineteenth-Century America

By Johnson, David R.

Washington, Dc: Smithsonian Institution Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and sunned at spine.. 1995. Hardcover. 1560983590 . xviii, 222pp, index. Illustrations, notes. Cloth-backed boards. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .

$7.00

Dunbar\'s Complete Handbook of Etiquette
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Dunbar's Complete Handbook of Etiquette

By Dunbar, M. C.

NY: Excelsior Publishing House. Good with no dust jacket; Gash at center of spine, boards heavily soiled . and worn, pages toned.. 1884. Hardcover. 6 pages of publisher's ads at rear. Illustrated paper-covered boards with brown cloth spine. A compendium of 1880s advice and rules of etiquette regarding speech, invitations, funerals, weddings, small talk, etc. ; 186 pages .

$25.00

Greater America
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Greater America

NY: F. Tennyson Neely. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, corners rounded, front hinge . cracked, owner name on front free endpaper.. 1898. First Edition. Hardcover. Maroon cloth lettered in red on front boards. A compilation of photos and captions taken from the Spanish-American War and the newly acquired American possessions of Cuba, Porto Rico and the "Dewey Islands" (the Philippines). Measures 5 x 7.5 inches. Photos of soldiers, Rear Admiral George Dewey, Colonel Teddy Roosevelt, hospitals, street scenes, etc. .

$20.00

The Citizen\'s Manual of Government and Law
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The Citizen's Manual of Government and Law

By Young, Andrew W.

Cincinnati: Broaders & Co.. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, foxing to edges and first and last several leaves. 1860. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Brown patterned cloth sides with embossed black cloth spine. Comprehensive antebellum manual of American citizenship, including principles of civics, description of federal, state, and local government operation, digest of common and statutory law, and parliamentary rules for deliberative assemblies. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 448 pages .

$45.00

The Story of American Dissent
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The Story of American Dissent

By Mecklin, John M.

Port Washington, NY: Kennikat Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Page tops spotted.. 1970. Reprint. Hardcover. 0804606269 . Navy cloth binding. ; 381 pages .

$15.00

The Contrast
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The Contrast

By Belloc, Hilaire

NY: Robert M. McBride & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name penciled on front . free endpaper.. 1924. First American Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth with titles in gilt on front boards and spine. The Anglo-French Catholic writer contrasts American and British culture in this collection of essays. ; 267 pages .

$25.00

The Protestant Establishment:  Aristocracy and Caste in America
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The Protestant Establishment: Aristocracy and Caste in America

By Baltzell, E. Digby

NY: Random House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges foxed, jacket chipped and toned.. 1964. First Printing. Hardcover. Yellow paper boards quarter-bound in brown cloth with yellow topstain. xviii, 429 pages. Diagrams, notes, and index. An historical and sociological look at the complexities of the American upper class and its future place in society. .

$15.00

Every-Day Life in Washington with Pen and Camera
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Every-Day Life in Washington with Pen and Camera

By Pepper, Charles M.

NY: The Christian Herald. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, shaken, owner name on front . pastedown endpaper and front flyleaf.. 1900. First Edition. Hardcover. Decorative blue cloth binding. Many photos and illustrations. A description of the government officials, foreign diplomats, museums, public institutions and other aspects of life in Washington, DC. ; 416 pages .

$30.00

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