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Presidential Follies: Those Who Would Be President--And Those Who Should Think Again

By Hallow, Ralph Z.;O'Leary, Bradley S.

Washington, D.C., U.S.A.: Boru Books, 1995. Inscribed on front end paper, "For Ellen Ratner Who puts charm and wit into talk radio Ralph Z. Hallow 1/3/96". Slight wear at extremities of jacket.. Inscribed by Author Hallow. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.50

Eulogy on the Life and Character of John Quincy Adams

By Everett, Edward

Boston: Dutton and Wentworth, 1848. Lacks back cover and spine. Soil on front cover. 71pp.. Second Edition. Soft Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Presidential Studies Quarterly Volume VI, Number 1

By Pfifffner, James P.; Hoxie, R. Gordon

New York: Center for the Study of the Presidency, 1989. Soil on spine and back cover. Nick at top front cover. Keywords: President, Rumsfeld, Reagn, Executive, National Security, NSC, USIA, Economy, Markets, Science, Press, Communications, Congress, Vice President. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.00

Mount Vernon

By Wilstach, Paul

Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1916. Washington's Home and the Nation's Shrine. Number 192 of 205. Soiled and darkened around spine. Bumped and worn corners. Worn on bottom edge.. Limited Signed Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$45.00

Message from the President of the United States

By Jackson, Andrew et Alii.

Washington, DC: House of Representatives, 1832. Transmitting A report on the subject of a Commercial Arrangement with the Republic of Colombia. January 10m 1832. Slight soil on front cover. Separated pages.. Soft Cover. Good Minus/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Doc. No. 46.

$25.00

Life of Abraham Lincoln

By Nichols, Clifton M.

New York: Mast, Crowell & Kirkpatrick, 1896. Farm and Fireside Library No. 182. Darkening on covers and spine. Creasings and rubbings on front cover. Spotting on back cover. Chipping on edges of front end paper. 1/4th inch tear at bottom of spine. Light soil on first few pages.. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

On The Mexican War

By Roman, J. Dixon

Washington, DC: Towers, 1848. Speech of Mr J Dixon Roman, of Maryland. Delivered in the House of Representatives, January 25, 1848. Ragged right edges of covers. Foxing on front cover. Keywords: Mexican American War, American History, Polk, Texas, California.. Soft Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Speeches.

$50.00

An Oration Delivered Before the Inhabitants

By Adams, John Quincy (Hon.)

Newburyport, MA: Morss and Brewster, 1837. Of the Town of Newburyport at Their Request, on the Sixty-First Anniversary of The Declaration of Independence, July 4th, 1837. Spotting on front cover. Chippings and foldings of covers at all corners. Soil and stpotting on back cover. Chipping and tears at extremities. "Fra Brinley" written on front cover and title page very large. "Roxbury" written on front cover. Foxing and browning inside on pages and foldings at corners. 68pp.. Soft Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Speeches.

$50.00

Ulysses S. Grant and the Seven Ages of Washington

By Wister, Owen

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1928. Spotting on back of frontispiece. Chipping and stains to jacket.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$35.00

James Madison on Alien and Sedition

By Madison, James

Philadelphia: Condy Raguet, 1833. The Examiner and Journal of Political Economy. Vol. I, No. 5. October 2, 1833. Devoted to the Advancement of the Cause of State Rights and Free Trade. Includes Mr. Madison's Report on Virginia Resolutions. Tears and fold on the right. Foxing throughout. Pages 65 through 80.. Soft Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Journal.

$35.00

A Term to Remember

By Mezvinsky, Edward;McCormally, Kevin;Greenya, John

New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1977. Discoloration along top edge. Sticker on front end paper. Jacket price clipped. Jacket frayed at extremities. Jacket frayed at corners. Soil on back cover of jacket.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.50

The American Mercuy September 1931

By Mencken, H. L. (ed); Goldman, Emma et Alii.

New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1931. Volume XXIV, Number 93. Includes Emma Goldman article, "The Assassination of McKinley". Overhang frayed and chipped. Darkened around the spine.. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Journal.

$35.00

Nothing to Fear, The Selected Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt

By Roosevelt, Franklin Delano; Zevin, B.D. (ed)

Cambridge, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1946. Wear at extremities. Slight fading of letters on spine.. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.50

Niles' Weekly Register January 15, 1825

By Niles, William Ogden

Baltimore, MD: The Franklin Press, 1825. Darkened and stained covers. Staining and soil on pages. Chipping at corners. Still a very usable piece of U.S. History. Itewm protected in plaric sleeve.. Soft Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.00

A Virginia Gentleman's Library

By Jefferson, Thomas

Williamsburg, VA: Colonial Williamsburg, 1952. Slight soilon covers.. Soft Cover. Good Plus/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$7.50

The World's Work December 1911

By Page, Walter H. (ed)

Garden City, NY: Doubleday Page & Company, 1911. Soil and spotting on covers. Top overlap ragged, chipped and torn. 1/2 inch tear at bottom of spine. Creasings on spine. 5/8th inch tear at bottom of back cover. 5/8th inch spot on front cover. Keywords: William Howard Taft, World Peace, International Events, Tripoli, Pensions, Charles Francis Adams, Education, the South, City General Manager, Woodrow Wilson.. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$50.00

Abraham Lincoln His Book A Facsimile Reproduction of the Original with an Explanatory Note

By Lincoln, Abraham; Davis, J. McCan (note)

New York: McClure, Phillips & Co., 1903. General wear. Back board broken but not separated 3 inches across on upper left corner. Leather fully intact.. Leather. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 32mo - over 4" - 5" Tall.

$35.00

Sulgrave Manor and the Washingtons

By Smith, H. Clifford

London: Jonathan Cape Lightly bumped corners. Pressure point at bottom of spine. Bookplate inside front cover. Name and place on front end paper. Chipping, tears and wear around edges of jacket. Soil on the spine and back of the jacket.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

Message from the President of the United States

By Tyler, John

Washington, DC: Blair and Rives, 1842. To the Two Houses of Congress at the Commencement of the Third Session of the Twenty-Seventh Congress. Amicable relations with Great Britain. Spotting on covers. Foxing throughout. Bottom edges are folded. 15pp uncut.. Soft Cover. Good Minus/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

A Review of the Life, Character, and Political Opinions

By Eastburn's Press

Boston: Eastburn's Press, 1848. Of Zachary Taylor. This includes letters of Zachary Taylor. Darkening and spotting on covers. Darkening at the top of all pages. Last page separating up from the bottom 3 1/2 inches. 16pp.. Soft Cover. Good Minus/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$100.00