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FLORIDA'S LAST FRONTIER. The History of Collier County.

By Tebeau, Charlton W.

University of Miami Press:, 1985. This book is the second paperback printing, revised from the 1966 edition, 278 pages, illustrated with b&w photographs. "Nature made Collier County a part of America's last frontier. It did not become a separate political unit until 1923." FINE- SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

FIGHTING FOR HOME. The Story Of Alfred K. Oates And The Fifth Regiment, Excelsior Brigade.
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FIGHTING FOR HOME. The Story Of Alfred K. Oates And The Fifth Regiment, Excelsior Brigade.

By Oates, Christopher Ryan.

Warren Publishing:, 2006. 182 pages, illustrated in b&w. "Civil War historians have long known about the powerful, cohesive feelings within Civil War regiments, but rarely has a historian brought so alive the emotional force of comradeship as the author has done. This is history at its most moving, an achievement that has launched the author into the ranks of the best young Civil War historians today." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

CONFEDERATE SON. The Life And Times Of Hugh D. McCormick.

By McCormick, Hugh D.

Lucky Books:, 1993. 176 pages, illustrated. "Hugh D. McCormick is a Virginian, a true son of a Confederate Veteran. In a long and fascinating life he has been, among other things, an educator, a tobacco farmer, a salesman, an officer in the U.S. Marine Corps, a lawyer, a banker, and a public official." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET. . Hard Cover. Fine/Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

PROFILES IN COURAGE.

By Kennedy, John F.

Hamish Hamilton:, 1956. Pblished by Hamish Hamilton/Harper & Brothers: 1956, 266 pages. Dust jacket design by Patricia Davey."Senator Kennedy has used wonderful skill in transforming the facts of history into dramatic personal stories. There are suspense, colour and inspiration here, but first of all there is extraordinary understanding of that intangible thing called courage." VERY GOOD HARDCOVER, GOOD DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket. This rare edition is the U.S. edition then published in UK by Hamish Hamilton. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$350.00

CITY OF SEDITION. The History Of New York City During The Civil War.

By Strausbaugh, John.

Twelve: , 2016. 423 pages. "An engrossing account of a fascianting time and place in American hsitory. Strausbaugh gives us some of the great figures of the republic, along with Confederate spies, Irish mobs, and some of the most shameless scoundrels in the city's history." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET. . Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$16.00

SUPER TUESDAY. Regional Politics & Presidential Primaries.

By Norrander, Barbara.

University Press of Kentucky: , 1992. 239 pages. This book "emerges as an authoritative source not only on Super Tuesday but on many other aspects of presidential nomination." FINE- HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

THE FORGOTTEN MEMOIR OF JOHN KNOX. A Year In The Life Of A Supreme Court Clerk In FDR's Washington.
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THE FORGOTTEN MEMOIR OF JOHN KNOX. A Year In The Life Of A Supreme Court Clerk In FDR's Washington.

By Hutchinson, Dennis J. & David J. Garrow (edited by).

University of Chicago Press:, 2002. 288 pages, illustrated. This book "offers a candid, at times naïve, insider's view of the showdown between Roosevelt and the Court that took place in 1937. At the same time, it marvelously portrays a Washington culture now long gone." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET. . Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$16.00

AN ECONOMIC HISTORY OF WOMEN IN AMERICA. Women's Work, The Sexual Division Of Labor, And The Development Of Capitalism.

By Matthaei, Julie A.

Schocken:, 1982. 381 pages & numerous Tables. "The key to understanding woman's present and future economic position in the capitalist world lies in history." FINE HARDCOVER. Brown cloth covers, lettering is bright on the spine.. Hard Cover. Fine/No Dust Jacket Present.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$16.00

MADE IN AMERICA. The Arts In Modern Civilization.

By Kouwenhoven, John A.

Octagon Books:, 1975. 303 pages, illustrated. "This book is about America. It assumes that the elements of creative vitality in American civilization matter a great deal, not only to Americans but to other peoples as well. It was written in the conviction that we cannot understand the limitations or the achievements of that civilization if we continue to think of it solely as the product of western European culture, modified by the geography and climate of the New World." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

MY DEAR FRIEND. The Civil War Letters Of Alva Benjamin Spencer 3rd Georgia Regiment Company C.
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MY DEAR FRIEND. The Civil War Letters Of Alva Benjamin Spencer 3rd Georgia Regiment Company C.

By Wiggins, Clyde G., III.

Mercer University Press:, 2007. 225 pages. "Alva B. Spencer takes you through his personal experiences of grief, love, and the basic humility of things he was forced to do in time of war." FINE HARDCOVER. FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

WAR LIKE THE THUNDERBOLT. The Battle And Burning Of Atlanta.
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WAR LIKE THE THUNDERBOLT. The Battle And Burning Of Atlanta.

By Bonds, Russell S.

Westholme Publishing Co.:, 2009. The first printing, 522 pages, illustrated. "Called "the greatest event of the Civil War" by New York diarist George Templeton Strong, the epic struggle for the city of Atlanta in the bloody summer of 1864 was a pivotal moment in American history." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

SOURCES OF LIBERTIES. Documentary Origins Of Individual Liberties In The United States Constitution And Bill Of Rights.

By Perry, Richard L. (edited by).

New York University Press:, 1972. First published by the American Bar Foundation, this book is thefifth impression from 1972, 456 pages. VERY GOOD+ SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Very Good+. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$30.00

HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. From The Discovery Of The Continent. Volume III.

By Bancroft, George.

Little Brown and Co.:, 1876. Volume III of a six volume set, throughly revised edition, 588 PAGES. VERY GOOD+ HARDCOVER. Red brick cloth covers, the Centenary edition. . Hard Cover. Very Good+/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

A DICTIONARY OF AMERICAN SOCIAL REFORM.

By Filler, Louis.

Philosophical Library:, 1963. 854 pages. "This work is the first modern dictionary to provide a synthesis of American reform form our historical beginnings to the present." FINE HARDCOVER, GOOD DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-ree jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

JONATHAN EDWARDS. Basic Writings.

By Winslow, Ola Elizabeth (selected and edited by).

Meridan:, 1978. 253 pages. "The writings selected for the edition form the priniciple legacy of one of the most remarkable thinkers our country has produced." FINE- SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.00

THOMAS JEFFERSON'S PARIS.
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THOMAS JEFFERSON'S PARIS.

By Rice, Howard C., Jr.

Princeton University Press:, 1976. 156 pages, illustrated. "Thomas Jefferson resided in Paris from August 1784 to September 1789. Although hevisited other cities as a tourist, these five yeras represnt his longest period of urban living in Europe, or even in America." FINE HARDCOVER. . Hard Cover. Fine/No Dust Jacket Present.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$30.00

A VIEW OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.

By Rawle, William.

Philadelphia: H. C. Carey & Lea:, 1825. 347 pages.VERY GOOD HARDCOVER, text has some light foxing. This book has been rebound with a period binding. Brown marbled covers, with a leather binding & leather label. The binding is new. Rare. A beautiful copy of this important book.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$3000.00

THE STATUTES AT LARGE OF THE PROVISIONAL GOVERNMENT OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA, From The Institution Of The Government, February 8, 1861, To Its Termination, February 18, 1862, Inclusive.

By Matthew, James M, Attorney of Law.

Richmond, Virginia: R. M. Smith Printer to Congress, 1864. "Together with the Constitution for the provisional government, and the permanent constitution of the Confederate States, and the Treaties concluded by the Confederate states with the Indian tribes." VERY GOOD SOFTCOVER. . Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$750.00

TOCQUEVILLE AND THE FRENCH.
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TOCQUEVILLE AND THE FRENCH.

By Melonio, Francoise.

University of Virginia Press:, 1998. 300 pages. "This book will compel the attention of historians, sociologists, political scientists, and concerned citizens for whom Tocqueville remains perhaps the single most important interpreter of American society and culture. Alex de Tocqueveille is the most widely shared icon of Franco-Americcan political culture." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

THE PAPERS OF THOMAS JEFFERSON. November 1789 To July 1790. Volume 16.

By Boyd, Julian P., Edited By.

Princeton University Press., 1961. In Volume 16, Jefferson, and his two daughters are welcomed home in 1789 in time for Christmas and are given a tumultuous welcome by his "family" on neighboring farms." FINE HARDCOVER, VERY GOOD- DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket. . Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

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