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Reading, 'riting, and Reconstruction: The Education of Freedmen in the South, 1861-1870 (Writing)
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Reading, 'riting, and Reconstruction: The Education of Freedmen in the South, 1861-1870 (Writing)

By Morris, Robert C. (Charles)

Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1981. Ex-Library, but still soundly VG otherwise; with usual university library ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to endpaper; spine catalog label removed. Minor general wear otherwise; text still well bound and else clean. Bound in original publisher's cloth covers. No dust jacket. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket.

$29.29

The Gentle Puritan: A Life of Ezra Stiles, 1727-1795

By Morgan, Edmund S.

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1962. Ex-Library, with a worn exterior but still sound inside; with usual university library ownership and discard marks, bar code and pocket to inside of front cover; spine catalog label removed. The covers have fray at the corners and short (under 1") tears at head and foot of spine joints; some clear tape has been applied to the upper one. Otherwise, a sound reading copy, with well bound page block. In original black cloth covers, with no jacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Fair/No Jacket. Octavo.

$12.12

Bigfoot Wallace

By McCaleb, Walter F. (Flavius)

San Antonio, TX: Naylor Company, 1960. Ex-Library, with usual school library ownership and discard stamps; spine catalog labels to book and jacket. Dust jacket sound but with some creasing to front flap and a price clip; now in new clear protective wrapper.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Good/Good.

$10.00

The Patriot Schoolmaster, or, The Adventures of the Two Boston Cannon, the "Adams" and the "Hancock": A Tale of the Minute Men and The Sons of Liberty

By Butterworth, Hezekiah

New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1894. First edition, with same date on copyright and title pages. Missing one of the b&w tipped-in illustration plates. Binding somewhat shaken but still sound, with minor repair glue mending done to the hinges. Covers with edge and corner rubbing and some fraying, rubs to covers generally, including the frontal pictorial drummer boy image below the titles, which is mostly gone, though its gilt border remains. Text unmarked, showing some tone from age. The binding of this copy is in orange cloth.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Winthrop Peirce. Octavo.

$11.75

Gold and Silver and Precious Stones

By Hoffman, Helen Epley

Klamath Falls, OR: Craft Printers, 1973. Inscribed to the first page, though I can't say for sure that it is from the author, as it is signed with a nickname and "Grandma." The writing looks the same as other inscriptions I've seen. Text in nice shape, well bound, covers showing some rubbing and creasing.. Edition Unstated. Paperback. Good. Quarto.

$4.95

The Great American Myth (The True Story of Lincolns Murder)

By Bryan, George S. (Sands)

Chicago, IL: Americana House, 1995. Clean and well bound text, no spine creasing, just a little wear to corners and edges.. Reprint. Paperback. Very Good. Octavo.

$20.95

American Places (SIGNED)

By Stegner, Wallace Earle & Page Stegner; Jon Macrae, III, ed.

Moscow, ID: University of Idaho Press, 1983. Inscribed and signed by both authors in black and blue pen to the first page, with the inscription in Wallace's hand, "For Bill Anderson, from a new friend." Clean and well bound text, book with moderate cover rubs, a little corner wear, one faint spine crease. . Signed. Paperback. Good. Octavo.

$27.50

Jean Baptiste Pointe Desable: Founder of Chicago

By Graham, Shirley

Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Responsive Environments Corp, 1968. No Jacket, in publisher's pictorial cloth library covers with original art. Usual stamps, no pocket or stickers. Sound and clean text, minor wear, a little aging otherwise.. REC Library Edition, Reprint. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Good/No Jacket, as issued. Octavo.

$7.25

What a Dirty Shame!: 100 Unforgettable Place Names of Oklahoma

By Jim Marion Etter

Stillwater, OK: New Forums Press, 2006. Well bound and unmarked text, minor wear, but with some light wear and smudges a the fore-edge.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good-. Octavo.

$7.77

An Emerging Entertainment: The Drama of the American People to 1828

By Meserve, Walter J

Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1977. With usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to front endpaper. There are 22 pages with some light pencil marks in the text. A little sunning to the upper edge and spine of covers. Else sound, with minor wear only, text still in nice shape, internally tight. In original cloth. No jacket. Ex-Library, else Good.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$5.25

Nick of the Woods; or, The Jibbainosay

By Bird, Robert Montgomery

New York: American Book Company, 1939. A nice reissue edition, with extensive introduction, black and white plates. With usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to front endpaper. Else sound, with moderate general shelfwear and aging, text still t in nice shape, internally tight. No jacket. Ex-Library, else Good.. Reprint Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$6.50

The Pantarch: A Biography of Stephen Pearl Andrews

By Stern, Madeleine B

Austin: University of Texas Press, 1968. With usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to front endpaper. Else sound, with minor wear only, text in nice shape, internally tight. In original cloth. No jacket. Ex-Library, else Very Good.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$9.25

The Country Life Movement in America: 1900-1920 (Kennikat Press National University Publications, Series in American Studies)

By Bowers, William L

Port Washington, NY: Kennikat Press, 1974. With usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to front endpaper. Spine lettering shows a little rubbing, but is still legible. Else sound, with minor wear only, text in nice shape, internally tight. In original cloth. No jacket. Ex-Library, else Good.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$11.99

Cook Inlet Country - Alaska Geographic, Vol. 5, No. 1, 1977

By Henning, Robert A., Editor

Edmonds, WA: Alaska Geographic Society, 1977. Covers with some rubbing, a small pen blot to front, prev. owner name to first page. Text clean, sturdily bound.. Paperback. Good. Oblong Quarto.

$5.75

The Journal of Arizona History - Autumn, 1994 (Volume 35, Number 3)

By Dinges, Bruce J

Tucson: Arizona Historical Society, 1994. "Bold With a Pen: The Writing Life of Richard A. Summers," "Charles H. Bayless: Educator, Cattleman, Businessman and Banker," "Man-Birds Fly Over Arizona: The 1910 Phoenix Aero Meet," and "Sheriff Jerome L. Ward & the Bisbee Massacre Of 1883." Clean and well bound, with quite minor wear only.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Octavo.

$4.14

Devil John Wright of the Cumberlands

By Wright, William T

Pound, VA: William T. Wright, 1970. RARE. Book has a mild hint of old book mustiness. Text block soundly bound, mild shaking to otherwise sound hinges; shows mild page paper aging, a few minor stains to pages. Moderate wear to exterior with a little fray to cloth at corners, minor rubs to faces. The tale of a lawman from Kentucky, a civil war soldier, and also a detective working in Virginia, West Virginia, and Kentucky. Illustrated with photos, 262 pages.. Edition Unstated, Apparent First. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Octavo. Out of Print.

$320.00

RELATIVELY SPEAKING

By Compton, Miriam Blair; Janet Cunningham, ed

Eureka, CA: Veterans Broadway Printing, 2001. Blair familiy history. Clean and well bound, with minor wear only.. Edition Unstated. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket, as published. Octavo.

$11.44

Outhouse Lore

By Eubanks, Bernard

Salem, OR: B. Eubanks, 1977. Signed and inscribed by the author to the first page. Some curl at corners, some stains to covers, text well bound. Signed. Edition Unstated; INSCRIBED. Soft Cover, Staplebound. Good. Quarto.

$6.95

Desert Spring: Learning to Love and Preserve Wild Arizona

By Chasar, Pete

Scottsdale, AZ: Privately Published, 2009. Clean and straight, well bound, only minor wear.. Edition Unstated. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Octavo.

$29.29

Essays of an American Peasant

By Mariano, Thomas; Laura (Olds) Tate, ed

Mariano, 1989. Clean and well bound, light shelfwear. Inscribed (non-authorial) from one family member to a friend/relative connected to the family in some way.. First Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Octavo.

$4.44

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