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Image for Henry Clay.  American Statesmen Series, Edited By John T. Morse, Jr.  In Two Volumes

Henry Clay. American Statesmen Series, Edited By John T. Morse, Jr. In Two Volumes

By: N/A

Price: $32.94

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company:

Seller ID: SKU1026329

ISBN: B000KQ4JSI

Condition: Very Good


B000KQ4JSI (1887; Houghton) 2 volume set. Both books in very good condition considering age. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (as issued). Boards (blue buckram with gold gilt lettering and star design at top edge) with shelf wear, corners and spine ends with slight rubbing. Gold gilt to top page edges. Pages with light toning but unmarked. Binding with no separations View more info

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Schumann-Heink : the last of the Titans

By: N/A

Price: $24.94

Publisher: The Macmillan company:

Seller ID: SKU1035418

ISBN: B00DRHI5RI

Condition: Fair


B00DRHI5RI (1928; Macmillan, author Mary Lawton) name to front end page and inside front cover. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (MISSING). Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Cardboard showing to upper front corner. Dust soil/ toning to page edges. Toning to end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding cracked with no separations. Hinges front intact, small area of starting to back. READING COPY View more info

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The Life of Washington, Volume 3

By: N/A

Price: $13.74

Publisher: John W. Lovell:

Seller ID: SKU1027325

ISBN: B00D8WFGT2

Condition: Good


B00D8WFGT2 (no date; Thomas Lovell) VOLUME 3 only of 3. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (as issued). Boards (Brown with gold lettering at spine) with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with rubbing. Dust soil to page edges. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. View more info

Image for Assassination. Robert F. Kennedy. 1925-1968

Assassination. Robert F. Kennedy. 1925-1968

By: (Misc).

Price: $21.74

Publisher: Cowles:

Seller ID: SKU1048002

ISBN: B07P8S4SYS

Condition: Good


B07P8S4SYS (1968; COwles) Name to front end page. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Book in Good condition: Boards with shelf wear, rubbed at corners. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. DJ in acceptable condition with edge wear. Few tears. (Archival tape to inside used to repair tears and prevent further damage) Placed in Brodart cover to help prevent further damage View more info

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The Selected Letters of Henry Adams (The Great Letters Series)

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $6.74

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Young:

Seller ID: SKU1027296

ISBN: B00KSENACI

Condition: Good


B00KSENACI (1951; Farrar, Straus) Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Name to front end page. Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with minor fraying. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. DJ in acceptable condition with edge wear, several small tears, dust soil. Price clipped. (Archival tape used to repair tears and prevent further damage). Placed in Brodart cover to help prevent further damage View more info

THE REVOLUTIONARY WRITINGS OF JOHN ADAMS

By: Adams, John

Price: $10.79

Publisher: Liberty Fund Inc.:

Seller ID: SKU1048116

ISBN: 0865972842

Condition: Fair


0865972842 Tic marks in margins to most of book. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (MISSING) Cover with minor shelf wear. Binding tight, View more info

Image for George Hamilton Perkins, commodore, U.S.N.;: His life and letters,

George Hamilton Perkins, commodore, U.S.N.;: His life and letters,

By: Alden, Carroll Storrs

Price: $18.83

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co:

Seller ID: SKU1032955

ISBN: B00086572M

Condition: Good


B00086572M (1914; Houghton) Name to front end page with notation "US Navy 1859-1865." Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (as issued). Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Gold gilt to top page edges. Toning to page edges. Pages unmarked. Binding tight, with no separations. Hinges intact. View more info

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Daniel Webster

By: Allan Benson

Price: $9.98

Publisher: Cosmopolitan Book Corp:

Seller ID: SKU1049305

ISBN: B004YR2CXS

Condition: Fair


B004YR2CXS (1929; Cosmopolitan) Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (MISSING). Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with rubbing. Dust soil/ toning to page edges. Pictorial end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding with shelf lean, no separations. Hinges intact. View more info

Jack and Jackie: Portrait of an American Marriage

By: Andersen, Christopher

Price: $9.13

Publisher: William Morrow & Co:

Seller ID: SKU1026766

ISBN: 0688147607

Condition: Fine


0688147607 First Edition/ First Printing (Full Number Line). Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Minor shelf wear. Unmarked. Appears unread. View more info

Moscow and Beyond: 1986 to 1989

By: Andrei D. Sakharov

Price: $5.49

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: SKU1045917

ISBN: 0679739874

Condition: Very Good


0679739874 Cover with minor shelf wear. No spine creases. Pages unmarked. Binding straight View more info

Image for The Lincoln Reader...Live and Times

The Lincoln Reader...Live and Times

By: Angle, Paul M

Price: $7.73

Publisher: RUTGERS BOOK CENTER:

Seller ID: SKU1034521

ISBN: B006N36LJC

Condition: Good


B006N36LJC Book Club Edition, 1947. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Boards with shelf wear. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. DJ in acceptable to poor condition very friable, with edge wear, many tears (open and closed. (Archival tape to inside used to repair tears and prevent further damage) Placed in Brodart cover to help prevent further damage View more info

Image for The Maiden & Married Life of Mary Powell, Afterwards Mistress Milton

The Maiden & Married Life of Mary Powell, Afterwards Mistress Milton

By: Anne Manning

Price: $75.00

Publisher: M.W. Dodd: 1865

Seller ID: SKU1048491

Condition: Fair


No DATE. Circa 1865; Dodd (publishers) / John Wilson and Sons (Printers) Notations to front and back of book by previous owner "After the close of the Civil War.... In charge of old style work at the office of John Wilson and Sons. I did all the typographical work on this book personally" Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (as issued). Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Damp stain (bleaching) to upper front corner. Gold gilt to top page edges. Toning to page edges. Green colored end papers. Previous owner's name to front free page. Pages unmarked. Bindin... View more info

The Clash (The Forging of a Rebel, Part 3)

By: Barea, Arturo

Price: $8.83

Publisher: Flamingo:

Seller ID: SKU1017886

ISBN: 0006540929

Condition: Good


0006540929 Cover with edge/ reading wear. No spine creases. Toning to page edges. Pages unmarked. Binding straight. Remainder marked to top page edges. View more info

Image for Admiral Phillip: The Founding of New South Wales.

Admiral Phillip: The Founding of New South Wales.

By: Becke, Louis and Walter Jeffery.

Price: $39.94

Publisher: T. Fisher Unwin., London.:

Seller ID: SKU1029675

ISBN: B000G1E34M

Condition: Fair


B000G1E34M (1899; T. Fisher Unwin) Red cloth with elaborate black and gold design. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (as issued). Boards with shelf wear, patina, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Dust soil to page edges. Bottom edge of first approx. 50 pages with light damp stain, does not affect text. Pages with toning but unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges with starting to both, no full separations. NOT EX-LIBRARY View more info

Wondrous Beauty: The Life and Adventures of Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte

By: Berkin, Carol

Price: $7.73

Publisher: Knopf:

Seller ID: SKU1039164

ISBN: 0307592782

Condition: Fine


0307592782 Stated First Edition; (2014). Hardcover with Dust Jacket. No cover wear. Unmarked. Appears unread View more info

Image for Mrs. Annie Besant: A Modern Prophet

Mrs. Annie Besant: A Modern Prophet

By: Besterman, Theodore

Price: $15.53

Publisher: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd.:

Seller ID: SKU1034784

ISBN: B0006AMJV2

Condition: Good


B0006AMJV2 (1934; Kegan...) Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (MISSING). Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with minor fraying. Dust soil/ toning to page edges. Toning to end papers. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations. Hinges intact. View more info

Image for Little Grandmother of the Russian Revolution

Little Grandmother of the Russian Revolution

By: Blackwell, Alice Stone (ed)

Price: $11.93

Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company:

Seller ID: SKU1049251

ISBN: B00EN2JUZC

Condition: Fair


B00EN2JUZC 2nd reprint 1918. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (Missing). Cover with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with fraying. Spine faded to unreadable. Dust soil and patina to page edges. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations View more info

Lula of Brazil: The Story So Far

By: Bourne, Richard

Price: $6.64

Publisher: University of California Press:

Seller ID: SKU1006013

ISBN: 0520261550

Condition: Good


0520261550 Cover with shelf wear, sticker damage. No spine creases. Pages unmarked. Binding straight View more info

Image for Cesare Borgia, His Life and Times

Cesare Borgia, His Life and Times

By: Bradford, Sarah

Price: $39.94

Publisher: Macmillan Pub Co:

Seller ID: SKU1046932

ISBN: 0025144006

Condition: Good


0025144006 Stated First American Edition; (1976) Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Book in Very Good condition: Boards with minor shelf wear. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations, appears unread. DJ in acceptable to poor condition with edge wear. 2 large, mostly closed tears to front, with creasing. (Archival tape used to repair tears and prevent further damage) Placed in Brodart cover to help prevent further damage View more info

Image for Charles George Gordon, (English men of action)

Charles George Gordon, (English men of action)

By: Butler, William Francis

Price: $9.73

Publisher: Macmillan and co:

Seller ID: SKU1024620

ISBN: B000857ARI

Condition: Fair


B000857ARI (1889; Macmillan/ English Men of Action series) Ex-Library with usual markings. Hardcover with No Dust Jacket (MISSING). Boards with shelf wear, bumped at corners and spine ends with no fraying. Patina and Dust soil to cover and page edges. Pages unmarked. Binding with no separations View more info