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The Years Of Lyndon Johnson

The Years Of Lyndon Johnson

by Robert A Caro

   For his biographies of Robert Moses and Lyndon Johnson, Robert A. Caro has twice won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography, twice won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Best Nonfiction Book of the Year, and has also won virtually every other major literary honor, including the National Book Award, the Gold Medal in Biography from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and the Francis Parkman Prize, awarded by the Society of American Historians to the book that best "exemplifies... Read more about this item
The Capture, the Prison Pen, and The Escape

The Capture, the Prison Pen, and The Escape

by Captain Willard Worcester Glazier

Advance To Barbarism

Advance To Barbarism

by F J P Veale

Republicanism

Republicanism

by Martin Van Gelderen

Soviet Communism

Soviet Communism

by Sidney and Beatrice Webb

Women Of the War

Women Of the War

by Frank Moore

The Afro-Asian Movement

The Afro-Asian Movement

by David Kimche

Dorothy May, Freiburg Letters

Dorothy May, Freiburg Letters

by Richard Morris And David Stocker Michael Bassett

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The Last Of a Race

by Princesse De Montglyon De Mercy Argenteau

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Epic Of Ilinden, The

by Boris Vishinski

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Remembering Jackie

by Life Magazine Staff

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Hit

by Mary E Walker

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Herbert Hoover and Germany

by Louis P Lochner

Political History Books & Ephemera

France

France

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The Battle of the Non-Combatants : The Letters of Dr. Harry Hamilton Snively to His Family from Russia, Poland, France, Belgium and Persia (SIGNED)

The Battle of the Non-Combatants : The Letters of Dr. Harry Hamilton Snively to His Family from Russia, Poland, France, Belgium and Persia (SIGNED)

by Harry Hamilton Snively, Marjorie Knowlton Snively (assembled by), J. George Frederick (edited by)

New York: The Business Bourse, 1933. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. See photos for condition details. Hardcover with dust jacket. DJ has quite a bit of chipping and tearing as well as soiling and several pieces are missing. Red cloth boards underneath show little wear as the jacket took the brunt of handling. Inscribed and signed by the author: " To Dr. George Washburn from Marjorie Knowlton Snively". No other handwriting found in... Read more about this item
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$22.54
Mexico and the United States; A study of subjects affecting their political, commercial, and social relations, made with a view to their promotion: Volume 1 (SIGNED presentation copy to William E. Curtis)

Mexico and the United States; A study of subjects affecting their political, commercial, and social relations, made with a view to their promotion: Volume 1 (SIGNED presentation copy to William E. Curtis)

by Matias Romero

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1898. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. See photos for condition details. Hardcover, maroon cloth boards with gilt to spine. Exterior shows soiling along with edge and corner bumps and dents. This is a presentation copy from the author, Matias Romero to Mr. William E. Curtis. Mr. Romero was a Mexican politician and diplomat as well as an ambassador of Mexico to the United States. The book was presented to Mr. Curtis, who was the... Read more about this item
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$171.50
The Constitution of Man / Essays on Decision of Character / Philosophy of Sleep, and Anatomy of Drunkenness / Influence of Literature Upon Society / Reflections on Suicide / A Treatise on Self-Knowledge

The Constitution of Man / Essays on Decision of Character / Philosophy of Sleep, and Anatomy of Drunkenness / Influence of Literature Upon Society / Reflections on Suicide / A Treatise on Self-Knowledge

by George Combe, John Foster, Robert MacNish, Madame de Stael. John Mason

Hartford, CT: Silas Andrus & Son, 1839. Hardcover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. See photos for condition details. Hardcover, original brown patterned cloth boards, gilt text on spine. Exterior shows fading and soiling as well as wear. Edges and corners also show wear and bumps. Interior pages are toned due to age and foxing is present throughout. First front free end page is missing and crack is present on front board. No signatures or bookplates found, no library... Read more about this item
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$53.90
Indexes to the Ancient Testamentary Records of Westminster

Indexes to the Ancient Testamentary Records of Westminster

by Burke, Arthur, Meredyth

London: Eyre & Spottiswoode Ltd, 1913. Book. Very Good. Hardback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A very good copy in original black cloth with gilt title to front board. 104pp folding map frontispiece. From a private institutional library with bookplate to inside of front board. Sunned to edges front and rear and also to spine. Overall a good, neat copy..
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$25.75
Reflections of Non-Combatant

Reflections of Non-Combatant

by M. D. Petre

London: Longmans Green and Co., 1915. Hardcover. Good+. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. See photos for condition details. Hardcover, blue cloth boards with gilt to spine. Exterior shows edge and corner wear as well as sunning to spine. Spots on cloth as well. Interior binding is tight end pages are quite toned but clean. No hinge cracks, no bookplates, no signatures. Moderate foxing is noted though mainly limited to the end pages.
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$17.64
My Memoirs

My Memoirs

by Prince Ludwig Windischgraetz

Boston And New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1921. First US Edition . Hardcover. VG+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. See photos for condition details. Hardcover, dark green cloth boards with gilt to front and spine. Boards are square and only issues are some light scuffing on the rear board and a stain at the bottom of the spine near the publisher's name. Interior pages are clean and binding is tight. No signatures or bookplates present, no binding issues. Exterior page edges... Read more about this item
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$13.72
THE NATIONAL AND JEWISH QUESTION IN LIGHT OF REALITY

THE NATIONAL AND JEWISH QUESTION IN LIGHT OF REALITY

by Novick, Paul

New York: Morning Freiheit, [1970?]. Stapled wraps. Very good. [48p.] Wrap edges lightly chipped with slight stains on front and back. (8-1/2"x5-1/2")
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$19.00
Daughters of the American Revolution of New Jersey -  Conference Reports 1924-1925

Daughters of the American Revolution of New Jersey - Conference Reports 1924-1925

by Georgiana Collins Blake (State Historian)

Trenton, NJ: Old Barracks, 1925. Soft cover. Good-. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. See photos for condition details. Tall softcover, original publication and not a reprint. Exterior is tanned due to age and front wrap is missing the bottom right corner, rear wrapped also has corner issues. Exterior is very fragile and the front cover me break loose if opened too far. Interior pages are clean but toned, no handwriting or underlining found. Book has been placed in archival storage bag... Read more about this item
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$7.84
Tasmania : From Colony to Statehood 1803-1945

Tasmania : From Colony to Statehood 1803-1945

by Townsley, W.A

Hobart, Tasmania: St. Davids Park Publishing. 1991. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Small abrasion to upper front corner (sticker removal?) and some very minor creasing to covers. 477 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Softcover.
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$16.83
A Short History of the English People In Two Volumes With a Survey of the Period 1815-1960 (Everyman's Library 727 & 728)

A Short History of the English People In Two Volumes With a Survey of the Period 1815-1960 (Everyman's Library 727 & 728)

by Green, John Richard

London: J. M. Dent & Sons. 1960. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjackets. DJs protected in our purpose-made clear archival plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Some mild tape marks to free endpapers of Volume One. Both DJs are lightly rubbed at edges with faded spines. Coloured maps. Introduction and Notes by L. Cecil Jane. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. xliii, 901 pages. From the 7th century English Kingdoms until 1960.... Read more about this item
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$33.66
America Looks to Australia: The Hidden Role of Richard Casey in the Creation of the Australia-America Alliance, 1940-1942

America Looks to Australia: The Hidden Role of Richard Casey in the Creation of the Australia-America Alliance, 1940-1942

by Prior, James

North Melbourne: Australian Scholarly Publishing. 2017. MINT - a NEW copy. 212 pages. Australia's war-time Prime Minister, John Curtin, has a heroic status in Australian political history folklore. He stood up to British Prime Minister Churchill and American President Roosevelt courageously, insisting that Australian troops be brought home to defend their nation against the expected Japanese invasion. However, the praise and adulation that is heaped upon Curtin for creating the American Alliance is... Read more about this item
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$26.90
Lincoln and the Gettysburg Address;  Commemorative Papers

Lincoln and the Gettysburg Address; Commemorative Papers

by Nevins, Allan (Ed. ) ; John Dos Passos, Reinhold Niebuhr; et. al

Urbana: University of Illinois Press. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1964. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 133 pages; 1st printing. Tightly bound and neat in crisp edged dust jacket with publisher's $2.95 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Jacket lightly sun tanned at spine with mild toning and superficial soiling to side panels. Solid neat copy. Includes essays by Dos Passos, Niebuhr and others. VG++/VG .
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$25.00
Lincoln in Photographs;  An Album of Every Known Pose

Lincoln in Photographs; An Album of Every Known Pose

by Hamilton, Charles. and Lloyd Ostendorf

Norman OK: University of Oklahoma Press. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1963. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 409 pages; 1963 University of Oklahoma Press. Stout, larger format HC/DJ 1st edition stated. Snugly bound and clean in original pictorial dust jacket. Jacket price clipped top corner front flap. Pair of tape ghosts/residues where a prior owner had anchored the jacket to the pastedowns; jacket shelf rubbed edges with a few short closed... Read more about this item
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$85.00
Official Congressional Directory For The Use Of The United States Congress ;  Fifty-Third Congress, Extraordinary Session,  Corrected To April 20, 1893

Official Congressional Directory For The Use Of The United States Congress ; Fifty-Third Congress, Extraordinary Session, Corrected To April 20, 1893

by W. H. Michael abd Francis M. Cox

Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1893. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Good-. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. See photos for condition details. Softcover, special edition. Produced for the 53rd Congress, extraordinary session. A unique short-lived publication as another directory was produced on October 10th of the same year. Rare to find an original wraps as most permanent additions were produced in hardcover. This one's a bit rough, the front cover is separated almost 4 inches... Read more about this item
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$20.58
WILL THE FUTURE REDEEM THE PAST?: AN ADDRESS, DELIVERED AT THE EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY CAPITOL, WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA, JUNE 11, 1960

WILL THE FUTURE REDEEM THE PAST?: AN ADDRESS, DELIVERED AT THE EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY CAPITOL, WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA, JUNE 11, 1960

by Malik, Charles; Opening Remarks by Winthrop Rockefeller

Williamsburg, Virginia: Colonial Williamsburg, 1960. Stapled wraps. Good +. 24p. Wraps damp stained and sunned with small tears to edges. (9-1/2"x6-1/4")
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$19.00
Morals in Wartime

Morals in Wartime

by Victor Robinson (Editor)

New York: Publishers Foundation, 1943. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. See photos for condition details. Hardcover with dust jacket. Original price of $3.00 still present on the front flap, though circled in pencil. DJ shows considerable wear with spotting and toning. Spine is sunned and has chips and tears. The light gray cloth boards underneath are clean with only minor toning and corner bumps. Interior binding is tight, no hinge issues. No... Read more about this item
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$9.80
Not To Be Broadcast, The Truth About Radio

Not To Be Broadcast, The Truth About Radio

by Ruth Brindze

New York: The Vanguard Press, 1937. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good+/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. See photos for condition details. Hardcover with original dust jacket. DJ has quite a bit of chipping and tearing as well as soiling. Original price is still present on the front flap. Blue cloth boards underneath are clean and bright as they have always been protected by the DJ. Interior binding is good, no hinge issues, no signatures or bookplates. Pages are toned due to age and... Read more about this item
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$34.30
The Germans on Trial

The Germans on Trial

by Heinz Lunau

New York: Storm Publishers, 1948. 1st Edition . Hardcover. VG-. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. See photos for condition details. Hardcover, black cloth boards with gilt title on spine. Exterior shows edge and corner bumps and cloth shows scuffing and handling wear. Interior binding is good, no hinge issues. No signatures or bookplates but front end page shows faint evidence were price once penciled in the corner. Pages are toned due to age and quality of paper. Some pages have minor... Read more about this item
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$19.60
Lay Down Your Arms : The Autobiography of Martha Von Tilling

Lay Down Your Arms : The Autobiography of Martha Von Tilling

by Bertha Von Suttner

London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1894. 2nd Edition . Hardcover. Good-. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. See photos for condition details. Hardcover, tan cloth boards decorated in brown on front and spine. Exterior shows quite a bit of spotting and toning along with edges and spine being quite sunned. There's a small tear near the top of spine on the left corner. Interior binding is good, no hinge issues. Pages are toned due to age and some foxing is present with the worst being on... Read more about this item
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$55.86
Americans All: Nine Heroes Who in the World War Showed That Americanism is Above Race, Creed, or Condition

Americans All: Nine Heroes Who in the World War Showed That Americanism is Above Race, Creed, or Condition

by Chellis V. Smith

Boston, MA: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co., 1925. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. See photos for condition details. Hardcover, blue cloth boards with gilt on front and spine. Exterior shows toning to the spine and extreme edges. Minor corner bumps on rear board. Pages are toned due to age but binding is tight. No signatures or bookplates present, no hinge issues.
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$9.80
The Constitution of Man / Essays on Decision of Character / Philosophy of Sleep, and Anatomy of Drunkenness / Influence of Literature Upon Society / Reflections on Suicide / A Treatise on Self-Knowledge

The Constitution of Man / Essays on Decision of Character / Philosophy of Sleep, and Anatomy of Drunkenness / Influence of Literature Upon Society / Reflections on Suicide / A Treatise on Self-Knowledge

by George Combe, John Foster, Robert MacNish, Madame de Stael. John Mason

New York: William Pearson & Co., 1835. Hardcover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. See photos for condition details. Hardcover, original dark green patterned cloth boards, gilt text on spine. Exterior shows wrinkling and bumping as well as wear. Rear board has possible dampstain and large split to the cloth along the spine edge. Yellow end pages and front and rear, front pastedown and end page has pencil markings and signatures, second end page has an additional two signatures all... Read more about this item
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$58.80
The German Rifle Company, For Study and Translation -  Military Intelligence Service Information Bulletin No. 15

The German Rifle Company, For Study and Translation - Military Intelligence Service Information Bulletin No. 15

by War Department

Washington DC: United States Govenment Printing Office, 1942. Soft cover. VG+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Softcover, issued by the United States of America War Office during WWII. The contents page states this information is not to be published and that " Each command should circulate available copies among all intelligence personnel and all officers". The first part of the book is in German and is a reprint of the 1939 German Field Service Military Manual... Read more about this item
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$30.03
The Infantry School Mailing List: A Compilation of Instructional Matter Prepared at The Infantry School & Issued from Time to Time. Containing the Latest Thought on Infantry Volume XVII

The Infantry School Mailing List: A Compilation of Instructional Matter Prepared at The Infantry School & Issued from Time to Time. Containing the Latest Thought on Infantry Volume XVII

by Academic Department of the Infantry School

Fort Benning, GA: The Book Shop of The Infantry School, 1939. Hardcover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. See photos for condition details. Hardcover, blue cloth boards with gilt on front and spine. The exterior shows edge fade and handling wear along with minor corner bumps. Light blue end pages and front and rear are free and clear of any handwriting, signatures or bookplates. Pages are toned due to age and some minor foxing is present. The rear of book has an insect damage... Read more about this item
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$9.80
Substitutes for the Saloon an Investigation Made for the Committee of Fifty Under the Direction of Francis G. Peabody, Elgin R. L. Gould and William M. Sloane

Substitutes for the Saloon an Investigation Made for the Committee of Fifty Under the Direction of Francis G. Peabody, Elgin R. L. Gould and William M. Sloane

by Raymond Calkins

Boston And New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1901. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. See photos for condition details. Hardcover, maroon cloth boards with gilt text on spine. Exterior shows only minor soiling from handling with a few dimples on the lower section of the spine, minor crease to the cloth on rear board. The internal and binding is good, no hinge issues. Pages are toned due to age and some minor foxing and soiling is present.... Read more about this item
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$10.78
If Eight Hours Seem Too Few

If Eight Hours Seem Too Few

by Elda Gentili Zappi

State University of New York Press, 1991. First Ed./First Printing. Hardcover. History; Socialism; Italy; Women; The Mobilization of Women Workers in the Italian Rice Fields. Beautiful full color illustrations. (396 Pgs.) Beautiful Glossy Pictorial Boards, VVG.
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$18.95