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AYER'S AMERICAN ALMANAC 1880

By: Anonymous

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Lowell, MA, Dr. J. C. Ayer & Company: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36970


40 pages; In original pictorial wrappers. Bottom interior corner of "October" clipped, otherwise Very Good. Starts off with an astrological chart and cures (Ayer's Cherry Pectoral, etc) for various ailments, then presents the month by with astronomical information and various interesting and humorous anecdotes and notes on historic anniversaries. OCLC: 823514973; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own phys... View more info

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AYER'S AMERICAN ALMANAC for the use of Farmers, Planters, Mechanics, Mariners, and all Families - 1866

By: Anonymous

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Lowell, MA, Dr. J. C. Ayer & Company: 1866

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37137


Former owner's name at top of front wrapper, corners of wrappers creased with marginal chipping, string loop run through upper left corner, general light dust soiling. Starts off with an astrological chart and cures (Ayer's Cherry Pectoral, etc) for various ailments, then presents the month by with astronomical information and various interesting and humorous anecdotes and notes on historic anniversaries. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actu... View more info

PHILADELPHIA AND ITS ENVIRONS AND THE RAILROAD SCENERY OF PENNSYLVANIA

By: Anonymous

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott: 1875

Seller ID: 41114


110; 50 pages; With 225 Illustrations and a double-page map of Philadelphia. OCLC: 3661579 Original brown cloth binding worn at spine ends and corners, lacks free endpapers. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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Speech of N. P. Banks, Jr. of Mass., on the Employment of Army Officers in National Armories delivered at the House of Representatives

By: Banks, Nathaniel P

Price: $17.97

Publisher: Washington, D.C, U.S. Congress: 1854

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37073


16 pages; Original printed wrappers. This is the original 1854 printing. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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THE COMMONWEALTH OF MISSOURI - A Centennial Record with 48 Steel Engravings

By: Barns, Chancy R

Price: $349.95

Publisher: St. Louis, Bryan, Brand & Co: 1877

Seller ID: 39091


936 pages; Clean and tight in original green cloth binding with gilt lettering and decorative stamping in gilt at spine and front cover. OCLC: 2686105 Some minor wear at spine ends. Endpapers starting. Extensive sections on archeaology and history of Missouri with 48 steel engravings. Table of Contents: I. Archaeology. The Mounds and their builders ... by A.J. Conant. -- II. History. Historical sketch of Missouri, by Col. W.F. Switzler. -- III. Physical geography.... View more info

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PROCEEDINGS OF THE PEACE JUBILEE held at Peterborough, N.H. September 30, 1898

By: Bartlett, General Charles H.

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Manchester, William E. Moore: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36986


24 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. OCLC: 13631444 ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Image for In the Senate ... Letter of the Secretary of State, addressed to Hon. George P. Edmunds, inclosing copies of dispatches relative to the seizure of the vessels of the Venezuela Steam Transportation Company in 1871

In the Senate ... Letter of the Secretary of State, addressed to Hon. George P. Edmunds, inclosing copies of dispatches relative to the seizure of the vessels of the Venezuela Steam Transportation Company in 1871

By: Bayard, T. F

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, G.P.O.: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36973


24 pages; Letter of the Secretary of State, Addressed to Hon. George F. Edmunds Removed Document. This long standing issue was finally resolved in 1892 by the Joint Resolution of June 19, 1890, 26 Stat 674: "Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the President of the United States be, and lie is hereby, authorized and empowered to take such measures as in his judgment may be necessary to prom... View more info

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Representation of Sundry CITIZENS OF PROVIDENCE

By: Brown, Nicholas

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, GPO: 1828

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36960


5 pages; House of Representatives, Treasurer's Dept; Document No. 174; 20th Congress, 1st Session. Light foxing. A statement from the sundry citizens of Providence, Rhode Island against an Increase of the Duty on Imported Manufactures. OCLC: 697711682 Presenting the argument that increased duty on such manufactured items as sail cloth, hemp, iron and molasses will have negative impacts on the shipping and merchandising industries. ; Experience the pleasure of reading... View more info

HISTORY OF THE COLONY AND ANCIENT DOMINION OF VIRGINIA

By: Campbell, Charles

Price: $124.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott & Co.: 1860

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40216


This is the original 1860 edition published by Lippincott. Later black buckram binding with gilt lettering at spine. Title page has a two inch closed tear at right margin that has an older professional repair (thin coat of white coagulant on verso). Text block clean and tight, hinges quite secure, but endpapers splitting. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lackin... View more info

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Massacre at Fort Mimms Hand Colored Steel Engraving

By: Chappel, Alonzo ; (John Rogers)

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Johnson, Fry and Company: 1860

Seller ID: 41894


1 pages; Excellent 19th Century steel engraving with modern hand coloring, depicting Massacre at Fort Mimms, an attack on settlers and allied Native Americans on August 30, 1813, by the Red Stick faction of the Creeks. Public outcry sparked the initial military action against the Creek Nation that would usher in the Creek War of 1813-14. Beautifully engraved (perhaps by John Rogers) after an original painting by Alonzo Chappel (1828-1887). Image measures 5 5/8" x... View more info

CENTENARY MEMORIAL OF THE PLANTING AND GROWTH OF PRESBYTERIANISM IN WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA AND PARTS ADJACENT

By: Convention, Presbyterian Centennial

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Benjamin Singerly: 1876

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41132


445 pages; Green cloth binding with decorative gilt lettering at spine and front cover. Cloth rubbed at spine ends, bumped and chipped at bottom front corner, label at base of spine, endpapers chipped at corners and splitting across hinges, binding still tight. Containing the historical discourses delivered at a convention of the Synods of Pittsburgh, Erie, Cleveland, and Columbus, held in Pittsburgh, December 7-9, 1875. With appendices and illustrations. fine engrav... View more info

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INDIANS ON THE UPPER MISSOURI

By: Cumming, A. ; (Superintendant Indian Affairs)

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, G.P.O.: 1856

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36944


15 pages; Message from the President of the United States, transmitting A Report in regard to the expedition among the Indians on the Upper Missouri. Executive Document No. 65, 34th Congress, 1st Session. OCLC: 9102688 Omaha Reserve at Black Bird Hills, Pawnee, Poncas, Sioux, Yancton Sioux, Fort Pierre, Fort Clark, Arickarees, Yellos Stone River, Black Feet, etc. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical hist... View more info

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YALE AND "THE CITY OF ELMS"

By: Decrow, W. E

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Boston, W. E. Decrow: 1885

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 38839


Light rubbing at edges, otherwise clean and tight in original blue cloth binding decoratively stamped in black and gold. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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WILLIAM SAWYER AND OTHERS - Committee on Private Lands

By: Edgerton, Mr

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, U. S. House of Representatives: 1852

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36967


4 pages; Report 98, 37th Congress, 2nd Session. Regarding the grants to members of the Miami Indian tribe and their heirs of tracts of land on each side of the St. Mary's River by the Treaty of Greenville in 1795; the subsequent 1826 treaty providing that the US repurchase some of said granted land in 1795 and in 1818, etc... ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character ... View more info

CENTENARY MEMORIAL OF THE ERECTION OF THE COUNTY OF DAUPHIN AND THE FOUNDING OF THE CITY OF HARRISBURG 1785-1885

By: Egle, William Henry

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Harrisburg, Telegraph Printing House: 1886

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41086


397 pages; A couple scattered pencil marks in margin of name index, 1/2" closed tear at edge of one page. Otherwise, clean and tight in original brown cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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DEBTS OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

By: Forward, W

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, GPO: 1842

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36959


3 pages; House of Representatives, Treasurer's Dept; Document No. 254; 27th Congress, 2nd Session. A statement of the debts of the City of Washington mid-year 1842. . ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

THE HISTORY OF THE CHILLICOTHE PRESBYTERY From its organization in 1799 to 1889

By: Galbraith, R. C

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Chillicothe, H. W. Guthrie, Hugh Bell, and Peter Platter: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41095


431 pages; Clean and tight in original brown cloth binding with gil lettering at spine. Some light foxing to endpapers. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

EXETER, SCHOOLDAYS and OTHER POEMS

By: Hudgens, Seymour Isaacs

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Moses King: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40408


113 pages; A very good copy, clean and tight in original green cloth binding with black and gilt stamped spine and cover. OCLC: 9529537 Hudgens attended Phillips Exeter Academy prepreratory to his attendance at Harvard University. He was unable to complete the course with his Class of 1884 at Harvard, having been absent the entire junior year, but grafuated the following year (1885-86). During the three years 1881, 1882 and 1884 in which he was with the class, he rowed... View more info

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THE CYMRY OF '76 or, Welshmen and Their Descendants of the American Revolution

By: Jones, Alexander

Price: $84.95

Publisher: New York, Sheldon, Lamport & Co.: 1855

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39096


132 pages; An Address with Appendix containing Notes, Sketches and Nomenclature of the CYMBRI to which is added A Letter on Eminent Welshmen by Samuel Jenkins and A Brief Sketch of St. David's Benevolent Society. Clean and tight in original blue cloth binding with decorative blindstamping, gilt lettering at spine. Cloth rubbed at extremities, gilt faded from lettering at spine, lacks ffep. OCLC: 9910264; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual p... View more info

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PARIS IN AMERIKA Nach Der Siebzehntes Auflage Des Französischen Originals

By: Laboulaye, Edouard De ; (Writing As Rene Lefebure)

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Erlangen, Edouard Besold: 1868

Seller ID: 38860


viii, 416 pages; Contemporary half morocco over pebbled paper covered boards, brown endpapers. Binding quite rubbed along the spine, with wear along the joints but covers still attached; there is an internal tear to the title page, 3 inches, affecting the imprint, which has been repaired from the blank verso with an old piece of paper. Edouard de Laboulaye caused a sensation with the publication of his Paris en Amérique, which went through a large number of impressions... View more info