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JANE M. PIERCE (1806-1863) - THE PIERCE - AIKEN PAPERS

By Boas, Norman F.

Stonington, CT: Seaport Autographs, 1983. PB. good, wraps (softcover) light cover soiling. LIGHT COVER SOILING, interior is very good. "Letters of Jane M. Pierce, her sister Mary M. Aiken, their family and President Franklin Pierce, with biographies of Jane Pierce, other members of her family, and genealogical tables." The author in 1980 had the good fortune to discover and acquire hundreds of unpublished letters of Jane Pierce and her family, including her husband President Franklin Pierce. This is a catalogue of that collection that now resides in the Library of Congress. 113pp.

$15.00

APPLETONS' CYCLOPAEDIA OF AMERICAN BIOGRAPHY - SIX VOLUME SET COMPLETE

By Wilson, James & Fiske, John (editors)

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1888. HC. good, full calf, (hardcover) - SEE CONDITION NOTE. B&W illustrations. CONDITION NOTE - CALF LEATHER WORN TOP/BOTTOM OF SPINES, and some external separation on hinges. Internally hinges are tight, endpapers not cracked. Happy to provide images. Extra shipping may be required. An invaluable set to the collector of 19th century paper for identification of signatures and personalities thus bringing importance and value to documents or stock certificates. A reference book that along with the Dictionary of American Biography should be in the scripophilist's library. Sold working set with wear to spines and edges of all covers. 6 volumes.

$150.00

FROM SOD HOUSE TO GOLDEN DOME

By Feemster, Roy F.

Concord, NH: Feemster Publications, 1983. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 170pp.

$25.00

ROBERT OPPENHEIMER: LETTERS AND RECOLLECTIONS
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ROBERT OPPENHEIMER: LETTERS AND RECOLLECTIONS

By Smith, Alice Kimball and Weiner, Charles (edited by)

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1980. HC. good w/lightly worn dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0674776054 376pp.

$7.00

JOSEPH HAWLEY: COLONIAL RADICAL

By Brown, E. Francis

New York: Columbia University Press, 1931. HC. very good, black cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket -- SEE NOTE. Largely unopened and untrimmed book block. PAGES THAT HAVE BEEN "OPENED" HAVE RAGGED EDGES FROM IMPROPER "OPENING." Nice bright, rich black cloth. 213pp.

$45.00

MINOR MEMOIR: AN ANECTDOTAL AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A COUNTRY DOC

By Jones, Warner E. (signed and inscribed by)

Bloomington, IN: AuthorHouse, 2009. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) signed by author. B&W illustrations. ISBN 9781438983653 255pp.

$10.00

ONLY IN AMERICA - OPPORTUNITY STILL KNOCKS -- THIRD EDITION

By Smith, Love and Neglia, Linda - [Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc.]

New York: Horatio Alger Assn. .., 1984. HC. fine, blue cloth (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 96pp.

$8.00

MEMORIAL SERVICES - WINSTON L. PROUTY, LATE A SENATOR FROM VERMONT - NINETY-SECOND CONGRESS FIRST SESSION

Washington, DC: US Government Printing Off, 1972. HC. very good, black cloth (hardcover). B&W frontis. Memorial Services Held in the Senate and House of Representative of the United States, together with tributes presented in eulogy of Winston L. Prouty ..." 97pp.

$10.00

ANDREW JACKSON AND THE COURSE OF AMERICAN DEMOCRACY, 1833-1845 - VOLUME III

By Remini, Robert V.

New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1984. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0060152796 638pp.

$15.00

THE MOUNTAINS - THE MAIN - AND MEMBERS OF OUR TRIBE: TRUE LIFE STORIES

By Beal, J. Holland

North Conway, NH: The Reporter Press, 1969. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 145pp.

$8.00

MAXIM KAROLIK 1893-1963

By O'Doherty, Brian

Boston, MA: Museum of Fine Arts, 1963. HC. good+, gray paper covered boards (hardcover). B&W illustrations. unpaginated.

$12.50

THE REMINISCENCES AND RECOLLECTIONS OF CAPTAIN GROWNOW: BEING ANECDOTES OF CAMP, COURT, CLUBS, AND SOCIETY 1810-1860 VOL 1 & 2

By Grego, Joseph

London: John C. Nimmo, 1900. HC. good+, blue cloth (hardcover) some light foxing. B&W illustrations. Two Volume Set: Volume I, 353pp; and, Volume II, 340pp.

$22.50

MARC ISAMBARD BRUNEL

By Clements, Paul

London: Longmans, Green and Co., Ltd, 1970. HC. good, light brown cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket EX-LIB. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0582110033 No dustjacket, EX-LIB with usual markings. 270pp.

$10.00

THE NEW ENGLAND KNIGHT: SIR WILLIAM PHIPS, 1651-1695

By Baker, Emerson W., and Reid, John G.

Toronto, Canada: Univ. of Toronto Press, 1998. PB. very good++, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0802081711 359pp.

$10.00

ALIAS BLUEBEARD: THE LIFE AND DEATH OF GILLES DE RAIZ

By Gabory, Emile (English Version by Alvah C. Bessie)

New York: C. Brewer & Warren, Inc, 1930. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 315pp.

$65.00

THE REMINISCENCES OF NEAL DOW. RECOLLECTIONS OF EIGHTY YEARS

By Dow, Neal

Portland, ME: Evening Press Publishing Co, 1898. HC. very good, decorated brown cloth (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 769pp.

$8.00

BENJAMIN THOMPSON, COUNT RUMFORD
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BENJAMIN THOMPSON, COUNT RUMFORD

By Brown, Sanborn C.

Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 1981. PB. good+, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0262520699 361pp.

$7.50

UNLIKELY FIREMASTER: THE DUAL LIFE OF A FINANCIER AND FIRE CHIEF

By Holbrook, Donald (signed and inscribed by)

Fitzwilliam, NH: Fire Protection Research Int, 1968. HC. very good+, red cloth (hardcover) signed and inscribed by author. B&W illustrations. The story of contributions which Donald Holbrook has made to the protection of life and property in the large area in New Hampshire served by his fire department provides exciting reading. 170pp.

$15.00

THE INCREDIBLE THEODORE ROOSEVELT: AN EXHIBITION FROM THE COLLECTION OF LAWRENCE H. AND DORIS A BUDNER

By Budner, Lawrence H. (catalogue by)

Southern Methodish Univ, 1988. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 56pp.

$8.00

DU PONT DE NEMOURS 1739-1817 - Volume One and Volume Two - Two Volume Set Complete

By Du Pont, B. G.

Newark, DE: Craftsmen of Kells, 1933. HC. fine, blue cloth, teg (hardcover) in very good slipcase. B&W illustrations. 179pp & 235pp.

$50.00

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