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John Brown.
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John Brown.

By W. E. Burghardt Du Bois .

New York, NY International Publishers, 1996. Paperback Reprint Edition (1996). Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of stress creasing at the lower corner of the front panel and at the outside edge of same; the binding leans ever so slightly off square, but remains perfectly secure; else flawless; the text is clean. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a couple of minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Reprint Edition (1996). Mass Market Paperback.

$8.23

America in the Sixties: An Intellectual History.

By Ronald Berman.

New York, NY The Free Press, 1968. Hardcover First Edition (1968), First Printing stated. First Edition (1968), First Printing stated. Near Fine in Very Good+ to Near Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. The Book shows a touch of crimping to the head and heel of the backstrip, but no other signs of wear; the binding is slightly cocked off square, while remaining perfectly secure; else flawless; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome, very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only a couple of minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. Very close to 'As New'. The DJ shows a crease top to bottom of the inside front flap; the price has been clipped; mylar-protected. Close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.7 x 6 x 1.25 inches). xi, 291 pages. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 4 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$10.98

The Mind of the South.

By W.J. Cash.

New York, NY Random House: Vintage, 1969. Paperback Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: a very mild bump to the upper rear corner and the last few pages of text; the text pages have tanned slightly, due to aging; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; the binding leans ever so slgihtly off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. Remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo (7.3 x 4.3 x 1.1 inches). xi, 440 pages + a twelve page Index. Language: English. Weight: 10 ounces. White titles with red, green, blue and yellow designs on a white background field. V-98. Mass Market Paperback.

$9.41

Democracy in America.

By Alexis de Tocqueville.

New York, NY Washington Square Paperback, 1964. Paperback First Edition Thus [1964], Third Printing (1968). First published in French in 1835-1840. The Reeve translation was first published in 1863. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: shows mild rubbing; the pages have tanned just a bit, due to aging; the white background field shows faint, but pervasive soiling, due rubbing. The binding remains square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases to the covers. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. No longer 'As New', but remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7 x 4.2 x 0.65 inches). xvi, 331 pages. Abridged, Edited and with an Introduction by Andrew Hacker. Translated by Henry Reeve. Revised by Francis Bowen. All Edges Tinted Yellow. Language: English. Weight: 6 ounces. W96453. First Edition Thus [1964], Third Printing (1968). First published in French in 1835-1840. The Reeve translation was first published in 1863. Mass Market Paperback.

$9.41

The Selected Works of Tom Paine (Common Sense; The Crisis Papers; Rights of Man; The Age of Reason; Letter to Washington) and Citizen Tom Paine.

By Howard Fast.

New York, NY The Modern Library , 1945. Hardcover Good+ to Very Good: shows light wear to extremities; short, closed tears in the fabric at both edges of the head of the backstrip; mild rubbing to the panels; faint water-drop mottling at the red-tinted top edge of the text block; very slight spine lean. The binding remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A carefully used copy, tightly bound, showing modest wear, minor cosmetic flaws, and the tears in the fabrc. A clean, sturdy, presentable copy. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.25 x 5.6 x 1.55 inches). xiii, 640 pages. Introductions, "Tom Paine: An Estimate" and a Foreward to "Citizen Tom Paine" by Howard Fast. Blue cloth over boards with red "Modern Library" medallion at the front panel and gilt titles on red fields at the backstrip. Top Edge Tinted Red. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 11.7 ounces. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$4.70

Reluctant Witnesses: Children's Voices From The Civil War.
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Reluctant Witnesses: Children's Voices From The Civil War.

By Emmy E. Werner.

Boulder, CO Perseus Group: Westview , 1998. Paperback First Edition Thus (1998), First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition Thus (1998), First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: a couple of faint coffee stains at the top of the fore-edge which penetrate 1/16" into the outside edge of the text pages for the first twelve pages; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases to the covers. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a couple of minor cosmetic flaws. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9 x 6 x 0.5 inches). xi, 175 pages. Language: English. Weight: 9.5 ounces. Academic Press Paperback.

$9.41

La Salle and the Discovery of the Great West.

By Francis Parkman.

New York, NY New American Library: Signet Books, 1963. Paperback First Edition Thus (1962), so stated. First Edition Thus (1962), so stated. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to extremities; the mildest rubbing to the panels; faint toning to the white background field of the backstrip and rear panel; a 100-page section mid-text that is somewhat tanned at the outside edge, perhaps due to a different quality of paper employed in production; the price has been neatly blocked out at the top of the front panel. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases to the covers. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing very mild wear and minor unobtrusive flaws. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Small 12mo. (7.1 x 4.25 x 0.6 inches). xxviii, 352 pages. Index. Language: English. Weight: 7 ounces. Mass Market Paperback.

$15.68

The War with Mexico.

By Horatio O. Ladd.

New York, NY Dodd, Mead and Company, 1883. Hardcover First Edition (1883), so stated in accordance with Dodd, Mead's customary practice. First Edition (1883), so stated in accordance with Dodd, Mead's customary practice. Very Good: shows light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; some faint smudging to the panels; a small patch of pencil scribble at the upper fore-edge. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A lightly-used copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor cosmetic flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.5 x 5.415 x 1.25 inches). 328 pages. Crimson cloth over boards with gilt titles at the front panel and gilt titles and designs at the backstrip. Top Edge Gilt. Language: English. Weight: 20.2 ounces. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'. The Mexican–American War, also known as the Mexican War in the United States and in Mexico as the American intervention in Mexico, was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States (Mexico) from 1846 to 1848. It followed in the wake of the 1845 American annexation of the independent Republic of Texas, which Mexico still considered its northeastern province and a part of its territory after its de facto secession in the 1836 Texas Revolution a decade earlier.

$19.60

The Crucial Decade - And After: America, 1945-1960.

By Eric F. Goldman.

New York, NY Random House: Vintage, 1960. Paperback First Edition Thus (1960); unstated. Enlarged Edition. First published in hardcover in 1956. Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: slight spine lean; light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; the text pages have tanned somewhat, due to aging; a couple of faint creases at the backstrip, which shows the faintest sunning to the crimson backstrip; the binding is secure; the text is clean. No longer 'As New', but remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A lightly used copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing a little wear and a few minor flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.25 x 4.35 x 0.8 inches). viii, 349 pages + a nineteen page Index. Language: English. Weight: 9 ounces. First Edition Thus (1960); unstated. Enlarged Edition. First published in hardcover in 1956. Mass Market Paperback.

$5.29

Rendezvous with Destiny: A History of Modern American Reform.

By Eric F. Goldman.

New York, NY Random House: Vintage, 1956. Paperback First Edition Thus (1956); Fourth Printing (1959). Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: mild rubbing to the wrapper covers, which show some toning around the outside edges and to the backstrip and scant, faint soiling; a faint crease at the lower corner of the rear panel; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A lightly used copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing a little wear and a few minor flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.25 x 4.35 x 0.9 inches). ix, 372 pages + a thirty-one page Index. Language: English. Weight: 10.6 ounces. First Edition Thus (1956); Fourth Printing (1959). Vintage K-31. Enlarged Edition. Mass Market Paperback.

$3.53

American Dynasty: Aristocracy, Fortune, and the Politics of Deceit in the House of Bush.
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American Dynasty: Aristocracy, Fortune, and the Politics of Deceit in the House of Bush.

By Kevin Phillips.

New York, NY Penguin Group: Penguin Books , 2004. Paperback First Edition Thus [2004]; First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition Thus [2004]; First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Very Good in Wraps: shows slight spine lean; just a hint of wear to the extremities; the text pages show slight tanning, due to aging, and several pages are dog-eared; the binding is secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing only the mildest wear and a couple of flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.4 x 5.5 x 1 inches). xiv, 397 pages. Language: English. Weight: 14 ounces. Trade Paperback.

$4.70

The Centuries of Santa Fe.

By Paul Horgan.

New York, NY E.P. Dutton, 1956. Hardcover First Edition (1956), so stated. First Edition (1956), so stated. Very Good in Good+ DJ: The Book shows indications of careful use: slight spine lean; moderate wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; the binding remains secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. No longer 'As New', but remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. The DJ shows fairly heavy wear to the extremities; considerable rubbingto the panels; faint soiling to the white background field of the rear panel; the price has been clipped; mylar-protected. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo.(8.5 x 5.75 x 1.45 inches). xiii, 363 pages. Endpaper Maps. Language: English. Weight: 20.5 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$5.64

The American Lyceum: Town Meeting of the Mind.

By Carl Bode.

Carbondale, IL Southern Illinois University Press: Arcturus Books, 1968. Paperback First Edition Thus (1968), not directly stated, but implied. First published in 1956. Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: moderate wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to wrapper covers; an area along the front hinge is lightly sunned, but the titles at the front face are not involved; the titles at the backstrip are perhaps mildly sunned as well - it's hard to tell; faint toning around the edge of the rear panel; a single crease top to bottom of the backstrip; the binding shows the slightest lean, while remaining perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing several minor flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 4.85 x 0.75 inches). xii, 275 pages. Sewn Binding. Language: English. Weight: 9 ounces. First Edition Thus (1968), not directly stated, but implied. First published in 1956. University Press Paperback.

$19.60

From the Shadows The Ultimate Insider's Story of Five Presidents and How They Won the Cold War.
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From the Shadows The Ultimate Insider's Story of Five Presidents and How They Won the Cold War.

By Robert M. Gates.

New York, NY Simon & Schuster: Touchstone, 1997. Paperback First Edition Thus (1997); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition Thus (1997); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: the binding is very slightly cocked off square; a small, faint smudge at the upper fore-edge; the outside edge of the front panel of the wrapper covers wants to curl ever so slightly; the binding is secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, showing a couple of very minor flaws. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.25 x 6.2 x 1.5 inches). 604 pages. Illustrated with photographs in black & white. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 13.5 ounces. Trade Paperback.

$9.41

Far & Away: History of Lady Washington.

By Alexa Chipman .

XLibris, 2007. Hardcover First Edition (2007), unstated. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Very Good+ to Near Fine: shows very light wear to the extremities and the mildest rubbing to the panels; a small area of superficial scuffing at the bottom edge of the front panel; the binding leans ever so slightly off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names (except of course the authorial signature), dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Shows a couple of very minor flaws; but remains a handsome copy: clean, sturdy, and quite presentable: in fact, in overall appearance, remains very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (11.15 x 8.65 x 0.45 inches). 81 pages. Indexed. Profusely illustrated in color. Language: English. Weight: 19 ounces. First Edition (2007), unstated. Hardcover: Pictorial Laminate Boards. SIGNED BY AUTHOR.

$34.30

A Child of Fortune: A Correspondent's Report on the Ratification of the U.S. Constitution & the Battle for the Bill of Rights .

By Jeffrey St John.

Ottawa, IL Jameson Books, 1991. Hardcover First Edition [1991]; First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition [1991]; First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Near Fine in Very Good+ DJ: The Book shows only minute indications of use: very mild shelving wear along the bottom edge of the boards; the top edge shows some faint flecks of foxing; a hint of crimping to the head of the backstrip; the is binding square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Remains very close to 'As New'. The DJ shows light wear to the extremities, particularly at the head of the backstrip and the bottom of the front hinge; else only mild rubbing; the price is unclipped; mylar-protected. No longer 'As New', but remains close to it. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.95 x 1.55 inches). xxv, 392 pages. Foreward by Warren Burger. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 8.5 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$10.98

The Great Experiment: an Introduction to the History of the American People.

By Frank Thistlethwaite.

New York, NY Cambridge University Press, 1955. Paperback Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: former owner's name and date at the lower front endpaper; the spine leans rather heavily; else just a hint of wear to the extremities; just a touch of sunning to the crimson background field of the backstrip (the white titles thereon are of course unaffected, but the blanching of the background field renders them less crisp); the binding, which is sewn, remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. No longer 'As New', but remains a handsome copy: clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.5 x 0.85 inches). xiv, 335 pages. Weight: 15.2 ounces. Trade Paperback.

$9.41

The Fight for Chattanooga: Chickamauga to Missionary Ridge.

By Jerry Korn and The Editors of Time-Life Books.

New York, NY Time-Life Books, 1985. Hardcover First Edition [1985]; First Printing, so stated. First Edition [1985]; First Printing, so stated. Fine: flawless; the binding is square and perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (11 x 9.2 x 0.75 inches). 176 pages. Weight:1 pound, 13.7 ounces. Time-Life Civil War Series. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$14.70

The Killing Ground: Wilderness to Cold Harbor.

By Gregory Jaynes and The Editors of Time-Life Books.

New York, NY Time-Life Books, 1986. Hardcover First Edition [1986]; First Printing, so stated. First Edition [1986]; First Printing, so stated. Very Near Fine: shows only the most minute indications of use: small white smudge near the upper corner of the rear panel; an indentation made by a flake of rolled oat, which became embedded in the rear panel and several tiny, much more superficial indentations to the same; else flawless; the binding is square and perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (11 x 9.2 x 0.75 inches). 176 pages. Weight:1 pound, 14 ounces. Time-Life Civil War Series. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$11.96

Pursuit to Appomattox: The Last Battles.

By Jerry Korn and The Editors of Time-Life Books.

New York, NY Time-Life Books, 1987. Hardcover First Edition [1987]; Second Printing, Revised [1988]. Fine: flawless; the binding is square and perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (11 x 9.2 x 0.75 inches). 176 pages. Weight:1 pound, 13.9 ounces. Time-Life Civil War Series. First Edition [1987]; Second Printing, Revised [1988]. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$6.76

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