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The Remarkable Rise of Eliza Jumel: A Story of Marriage and Money in the Early Republic

By Margaret A. Oppenheimer

Chicago Review Press, 2015. Clean and crisp copy with no markings. Some very light wear to jacket.. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good.


The First Forty Years of Washington Society in the Family Letters of Margaret Bayard Smith

By Smith Bayard Margaret

New York: Frederick Ungar Publishing Co., 1965. Collection of letters written by Margaret Bayard, the wife of an important editor of "The National Intelligencer" and later the first Comissioner of the Revenue of the Treasury and Secertary of Treasury ad interim. She was an intimate friend of Jefferson, of the Madisons, the Clays, the Calhouns, of William Wirt and of William H. Crawford. The book is in very good condition, pages are crisp and clean. Former owner's name neatly written on front endpaper. 424 pages and measures 5 by 8 inches. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.



By Stephenson, Nathaniel W.

New Haven: Yale Univeersiaty Press, 1921. VOLUME 24: THE CHRONICLES OF AMERICA SERIES. Abraham Lincoln edition. Hard Cover. 5x8. A green book with gold gilt lettering and decorations. It has 273 pages. with index. Gilt top page ends. It is illustrated in black and white with old pictures. Book is clean, conver decoration is bright and very well-preserved. Jacket shows wear and soil.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 5 x 8.


Portolan Charts: Their Origin and Characteristics

By Stevenson, Edward Luther

New York: The Hispanic Society of America, 1911. This antique book has brown paper covers with black lettering on the front (no spine lettering). Inside pages clean; cover browned, edgeworn. Numerous illustrations throughout of the portolan charts of the title, with a history of their significance and use. 76 pages; approx. 8"x10".. Soft Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.


First Across the Continent: The Story of the Lewis & Clark Expedition with DVD

By No Author

Meadwestvaco Corporation, 2003 Illustrated slipcase with light brown covers. Gilt lettering on the spine and the Jefferson Peace and Friendship Medal on the front and rear cover. This is a special edition, published privately by the Meadwestvaco Corporation for Christmas 2003. There is also a DVD titled 'Lewis & Clark: Great Journey West' which is narrated by Jeff Bridges for National Geography. This set is in clean, crisp and like new condition.. Special Edition. Hardcover. Fine. 6"x10".


The Anti-Redeemers: Hill-Country Political Dissenters in the Lower South from Redemption to Populism

By Hyman, Michael R.

U.S.A.: Louisiana State Univ Pr, 1990 First edition. Green cloth cover with gold lettering on the spine. Clean and crisp, no markings. Jacket shows a touch of wear. 252 indexed pages.. First Edition. Hardcover. Collectible-Fine/Collectible-Very Good. 6"x9".


Life on a Canal Boat: The Journals of Theodore D. Bartley, 1861-1889
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Life on a Canal Boat: The Journals of Theodore D. Bartley, 1861-1889

By Bartley, Theodore D.

U.S.A.: Purple Mountain Press, Ltd., 2004 Lightly illustrated history. Pages are clean. Cover has a slight crease on the front and some general shelf wear. 320 pages.. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 7"x10".


The Revolutionary: Being a De-Mythed Account of How the Thirteen Colonies Turned a World Upside Down

By Street, James

New York: The Dial Press, 1954 Illustrated. Pages are clean. Cover is clean as well, but spine is faded. 180 pages.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 6.5"x9.5".


The Long Haul West: The Great Canal Era, 1817-1850

By Waggoner, Madeline Sadler

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1958. Ex-library book with markings blackened out. Cloth cover is faded with some soil and wear. 6"x8.5" with 320 indexed pages.. Ex-Library. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 6"x8.5".


Klondike: The Life & Death of the Last Great Gold Rush

By Berton, Pierre

Toronoto, ON, Canada: McClelland & Stewart Limited, 1958 Signed by author on front endpaper. Photo illustrated innerboards. Spine is faded. Dust jacket is worn and chipped, now in a protective mylar covering. 457 indexed pages.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. 6"x8.5".


England Expects Every American to Do His Duty

By Howe, Quincy

NY: Simon & Schuster, 1937 blue cloth cover with paper label on spine. 238 indexed pages. . 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5"x8".


Inevitable War

By Stockton, Richard

NY: The Perth Company, 1932 Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. Illustrated. Writing on front innerboard, 806 indexed pages. Hinges are tight, pages are clean.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Yes. 6"x9".


Presidential Years 1787-1860

By Minnigerode, Meade

NY: G. P. Putnam, 1928 Blue cloth boards with faint gold lettering on the spine. 24 illustrations. Owner's name on front innerboard. Top edge gilt. . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Yes. 6"x9".


Mailman U.S.A.

By Doherty, William C.

New York: David McKay Company, Inc, 1960 Pages and cover are clean. Dust jacket has slight edgewear, now in protective mylar covering. 308 indexed pages.. Hardcover. Good/Good. 6"x9".


Florida Women of Distinction Volume One

By Cozens, Eloise N.

College Publishing Company, 1956 Photos illustrations. A little foxing and spine hinge is glued. Gift inscription on front endpaper. 114 pages.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 6"x9".


To the Yalu: From the Chinese Invasion of Korea to MacArthur's Dismissal

By McGovern, James

New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc, 1972 Pages are clean. Some photos and maps. Dust jacket has very minor wear. 255 indexed pages.. Hardcover. Good/Good. 5.5"x8.5".


The Saga of Coe Ridge

By Montell, William Lynwood

New York: Harper & Row, 1970 Photo illustrations. Pages are clean, cover is a little rubbed. Owner's name on inside front cover. 289 indexed pages.. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. 5.25"x8".


The Battle of the Little Big-Horn

By Sandoz, Mari

Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1966 Mapped innerboards and clean pages. Dust jacket has very slight wear. 191 indexed pages.. 8th Printing. Hardcover. Good/Good. 6"x8.5".


America: A Re-appraisal

By Stearns, Harold E.

New York: Hillman - Curl Inc, 1937 Pages are clean and crisp. Cover has slight wear, author's name is rubbing off the spine. 319 pages.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5.5"x8.5".


Colonial Days & Dames

By Wharton, Anne Hollingsworth

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippencott Co, 1895 Pages are clean, crisp. Top page edges gilt. Cover is heavily faded at spine and around edges, spine edges chipped. 248 indexed pages.. 7th Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 4.5"x7".


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