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THIS INDEPENDENT REPUBLIC: STUDIES IN THE NATURE AND MEANING OF AMERICAN HISTORY

By Rushdoony, Rousas John

The Craig Press. Very Good+ in Good+ dustjacket. 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. The dustjacket is now protected in a new, removable mylar sleeve. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" ; 172 pages .

$64.50

THE AMERICAN ANNUAL CYCLOPAEDIA AND REGISTER OF IMPORTANT EVENTS OF THE YEAR 1861 (ENCYCLOPEDIA)

By [No Author]

D. Appleton & Company. Good+ with no dustjacket. 1867. Hardcover. Bound in marbled boards with leather spine and corners. The spine was professionally reattached. Light wear and light foxing. Historical society marks on the front blank endpaper. ; "Embracing Political, Civil, Military, and Social Affairs; Public Documents; Biography, Statistics, Commerce, Finance, Literature, Science, Agriculture and Mechanical Industry." ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 780 pages .

$69.95

THE AMERICAN ANNUAL CYCLOPAEDIA AND REGISTER OF IMPORTANT EVENTS OF THE YEAR 1866 (ENCYCLOPEDIA)

By [No Author]

D. Appleton & Company. Very Good with no dustjacket. 1867. Hardcover. Light wear, light foxing. Historical society marks on the front blank endpaper. Marbled boards with leather spine and corners. Very sound, very solid. ; "Embracing political, civil, military, and social affairs: public documents; biography, statistics, commerce, finance, literature, science, agriculture, and mechanical industry. "; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 795 pages .

$74.50

THE AMERICAN ANNUAL CYCLOPAEDIA AND REGISTER OF IMPORTANT EVENTS OF THE YEAR 1867 (ENCYCLOPEDIA)

By [No Author]

D. Appleton & Company. Good+ with no dustjacket. 1868. Hardcover. The spine and hinges have been repaired professionally. Some occassional foxing and light wear. Nice, sound. Bound in marbled boards with leather spine and corners. ; "Embracing Political, Civil, Military, and Social Affairs; Public Documents; Biography, Statistics, Commerce, Finance, Literature, Science, Agriculture and Mechanical Industry." ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 799 pages .

$69.95

AMERICAN MIGHT AND SOVIET MYTH

By Campaigne, Jameson G.

Chicago: Henry Regnery Company. Very Good+ in Good+ dustjacket. 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. The dustjacket is now protected in a new, removable mylar sleeve. Small stain on the jacket spine. ; SIGNED by the author (name only). "The American character and the will to victory." ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" ; 218 pages; Signed by Author .

$18.50

STOLEN CONTINENTS Conquest and Resistance in the Americas

By Wright, Ronald

London: Phoenix Press. Near Fine. 1992. Softcover. Small corner wrinkle, else about like new. ; Story of the discovery and conquest of the Americas from the Indians' own records. Plague, invasion and death. Follows Aztecs, Mayans, Incans, Cerokees and Iroquois through five centuries. ; 8vo; 424 pages .

$17.88

BEAUTIFUL MACHINE: RIVERS AND THE REPUBLICAN PLAN 1755-1825

By Seelye, John

Oxford Univ. Pr.. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket. 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. Light stains inside jacket and top of book. ; Uses rivers, canals, and steamboats as cultural signifiers. ; 8vo; 430 pages .

$16.22

THE AMERICAN PILGRIMAGE The Roots of American History, Religion and Culture

By Covey, Cyclone

Collier Books. Very Good. 1961. Paperback; First Printing. 12mo; 122 pages .

$8.95

NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY OF EMINENT AMERICANS

By Duyckinck, Evert A.

New York: Johnson, Fry & Company. Very Good-. Hardcover. Clean text and illustrations. Leather hinges repaired. Very sound, solid set. Some moderate cover wear. ; "Including orators, statesmen, naval and military heroes, jurists, authors, etc. , etc. From original full length paintings by Alonzo Chappel with biographical and historical narratives by Evert A. Duyckinck. " 2 volume set. ; 4to .

$146.25

JOHN WINTHROP'S DECISION FOR AMERICA: 1629

By Rutman, Darrett B.

J. B. Lippincott. Very Good. 1975. Softcover. 039747332x . Edited by Harold M. Hyman. ; 8vo; 105 pages .

$17.50

HISTORY OF THE ORDINANCE OF 1787 AND THE OLD NORTHWEST TERRITORY

By [No Author]

Marietta, OH: Northwest Territory Celebration Commission. Very Good+. 1937. Softcover. Name inside front, else nice, clean and sound. ; 8vo; 95 pages .

$13.50

THE PURITAN OLIGARCHY The Founding of American Civilization

By Wertenbaker, Thomas Jefferson

Grosset & Dunlap. Good. Softcover. 1960s printing. Clean text, but average wear to covers. ; "A fascinating account of the whole range of life in the New England Colonies. "; Small 8vo; 359 pages .

$6.95

THE DECISION FOR AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE

By Pole, J. R.

J. B. Lippincott. Very Good. 1975. Softcover. 0397473303 . Some cover fading. Clean, nice text. ; Volume in the America's Alternative Series. ; 8vo; 124 pages .

$19.95

THE SONG OF AMERICA AND COLUMBUS Or the Story of the New World

By Cornwallis, Kinahan

NY: Office of the Daily Investigator. Very Good with no dustjacket. 1892. First Edition. Hardcover. Very nice, tight and clean copy. Small piece cut out of front endpaper. ; "A greeting to Columbus and Columbis, and descriptive narrative of the voyages and career of columbus and the precursors of his great discovery, with the sequel as seen in the United States, in celebration of the four-hundredth anniversary of the discovery of America by Columbus, 1492-1892." ; Small 8vo; 278 pages .

$37.38

AMERICAN THOUGHT AND WRITING Two Volume Set

By Nye, Russel B. and Norman S. Grabo (editors)

Houghton Mifflin. Very Good. 1965. Softcover. Nice, clean and sound. ; Volume one: The Colonial Period. Volume two: The Revolution and the Early Republic. Total of about 900 pages. ; Small 8vo .

$14.50

THE PILGRIM READER

By Willison, George F.

Doubleday & Company. Very Good with no dustjacket. 1953. First Edition. Hardcover. Ex-library copy; usual marks. Internally very good, clean and sound. ; "The story of the pilgrims as told by themselves & their contemporaries friendly & unfriendly. "; 8vo; 585 pages .

$18.95

THE TRUMAN SCANDALS

By Abels, Jules

Henry Regnery Co.. Good+ in Fair dustjacket. 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Name on the endpaper. ; 329 pages .

$12.50

ESSAYS ON AMERICAN SOCIAL HISTORY

By Lankford, John and David Reimers (editors)

Holt, Rinehart and Winston. Near Fine. 1970. First Edition. Softcover. Large 8vo; 408 pages .

$9.95