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A Digested Index to the Reported Decisions of the Several Courts of Law in the United States. Volume I

By: Anthon, John

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, I. Riley, 1813

Edition: First Edition


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A People Highly Favoured of God. The Nova Scotia Yankees and the American Revolution

By: Stewart, Gordon; Rawlyk, George

Price: $21.97

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan of Canada, 1972

Edition: First Edition


xiii + 219 pp. Index, notes. Frontis map. Pale green paper dust jacket has some small chipping around the edges, sunning, small splotch on spine, flaps intact. Book itself is clean and nice, interior has neat owner inscript on first free endpaper, otherwise crisp and good. Nice. copy. Explores the difference between the Yankees who went to Nova Scotia before the Revolution and the US Yankees and why the former did not revolt. With special emphasis on the influence of H... View more info

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A Synopsis of the Genera of American Plants, According to the Latest Improvements on the Linnean System: With the new Genera of Michaux and others.

By: (Rich, O.)

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Georgetown, D.C., Carter, J.M. for J. Milligan and others, 1814

Edition: First Edition


viii + 167 + [3] pp including ad on [169]. Index. 3/4 leather with hard paper boards. Leather spine just a little rubbed, gilt bright and legible , leather corners a little rubbed, boards a bit rubbed as well with old small name sticker at bottom front. Interior has names of Heydrick family of Philadelphia, 1816 on end papers in a few different hands along with some doodling, more Heydrick family on 2nd fly. Title page and following leaf have light humidity stain, titl... View more info

Book of the Supervisors of Dutchess County N.Y. A.D. 1718-1722

By: Unknown

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Poughkeepsie, NY, Vassar Brothers' Institute, 1908


72 pages. N.D. but published 1908. Original card covers are worn at chiped at bottom edge, spine cover chipped. Interior clean and unmarked, page turning chip at bottom edge of many pages, bottom edges also dog eared at corner.; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Bret Harte. WITH SIGNATURE OF LIONEL TRILLING Representative Selections, with Introduction and Bibliography

By: Harrison, Joseph B.; Harte, Bret

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Cincinnati, et al, American Book Company, 1941


cxxviii, 416 pp. Index Dark blue cloth with triple gilt ruling to top and bottom, spine gilt is faded. Some rubbing at the corners but generally good, front board a little forward. Interior first blank has distinctive Lionel Trilling signature, however it has been marred by a price sticker. Frontis portrait of Harte. Some minor pencil notes on back inside pastedown presumably made by Trilling, otherwise clean and unmarked. ; American Writers Series; 16mo 6" - 7... View more info

Britons in American Labor: A History of the Influence of the United Kimgdom Immigrants on American Labor, 1820-1914

By: Yearley, Clifton K. Jr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press, 1957

Edition: First Edition


332 pp + xi ads. Part of the Johns Hopkins Studies in Historical and Political Science, Series LXXV, Number 1, 1957. Light red paper covers are clean with a bit of a crease, spine sunned. Interior has signature of historian and writer Gerald N. Glob, otherwise clean and unmarked.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Cases Argued and Determined in the Court for the Trial of Impeachments and Correction of Errors in The State of New-York. Vol. I. And II.

By: Caines, George

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, I. Riley, 1810


xxxi + 128 pp, (iv) 360 pp. Two volumes bound in one, Vol. II includes cases in February 1805, to which are added some old decisions both in that the Supreme Court. Cases include Beergen v. Bennett; Jenkins v. Union Turnpike Co.; Livingston v. Rogers, Grant and others v. Bank of United States; Duguet v. Rhinelander; Betts v. Turner; Le Roy and others v. Lewis; Ludlow v. Dale; People v. Sessions of Chenango; Vandenheuvel v. The United Insurance Company; Jackson ex dem L... View more info

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Cesare Pavese & Antonio Chiuminatto Their Correspondence

By: Pietralunga, Mark (Ed. )

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Toronto, Buffalo, London, University of Toronto Press, 2007


X + 309 pp. Appendix and index at rear. Tan DJ with black and white photo on front cover, in excellent condition. Black cloth boards. Book is in very good condition, clean with no marks. ; Toronto Italian Studies; 9.20 X 6.10 X 1.20 inches; 320 pages View more info

Check-List of Pennsylvania County, Town and Township Histories. 1794-1892

By: Unknown

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, Edwin K. Meyers, State Printer, 1892

Edition: First Edition


24 pp + (13) blanks. Cloth spine and hard paper marbled boards. Boards are rubbed, old sticker to front cover. Interior front cover library label, library perfs to title. Pages have pencil and ink check marks next to most of the titles, but otherwise clean. Old card inside indicating book was bought in 1937 at a Chicago book auction. Very scarce. ; Ex-Library; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Congregationalists on Quaker Ridge 1827-1977. The History of the North Greenwich Congregational Church of Greenwich Connecticut

By: Simerl, Linton E. And Martha R., Editors

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Unknown, Privately Printed, 1978

Edition: First Edition


vi + 284 pp. Index, bibliography, heavily illustrated. No date but circa 1978. Very attractively put together history of this Congregationalist Church. Dark brown cloth spine, light brown paper boards with reproduction of baptismal records, etc. Boards clean, just a bit of wear at tips. Interior front blank has a few small marks, otherwise clean and sturdy, very nice.; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Cork Ejectors An Alternative to the Corkscrew

By: Bull, Donald A.

Price: $155.00

Publisher: Wirtz, Virginia, Bullworks, 2004


200 pps. Author's notes, list of pateents, and recommended reading list at rear. White softcover with black lettering. Near fine condition, with no marks and wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Corkscrew Stories Volume 1

By: Bull, Donald A.

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Wirtz, Virginia, Bullworks, 2004


254 pps. Recommended reading list at rear. White softcover with black lettering. Near fine condition, with no marks and wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Corkscrew Stories Volume 2

By: Bull, Donald A.

Price: $155.00

Publisher: Wirtz, Virginia, Bullworks, 2004


256 pps. Recommended reading list at rear. White softcover with black lettering. Near fine condition, with no marks and wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Dear David, Dear Graham A Bibliophilic Correspondence

By: Greene, Graham & David Low

Price: $299.00

Publisher: Oxford, Alembic Press, 1989

Edition: Limited Edition


91 pp. # 17 of limited edition of 250. Only 50 printed with this binding - 1/4 leather with marbled binding. Blue cloth slipcover. 2 tipped in photo plates. Publisher's notification inside front cover. Book is in excellent condition, very clean with no marks or wear. Slipcase also in very good condition. ; X X ; 90 pages View more info

Demographic Guide to Missouri. Townships & Places, 2000 Census Edition. Polidata Demographic Guides

By: Bensen, Clark H.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Polidata, 2003


Unpaginated. Enormous. Demographic summaries for Counties, County Subdivisions and Places; AREA PROFILES summarizing 50 categories in 5 data paragraphs; easily found in an alphabetically-arranged gazetteer; RANKINGS (of Counties & Subdivisions) and THEMATIC MAPS (of Subdivisions) for over 80 factors. PRESIDENTIAL VOTE and RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION included for Counties. Dark green buckram with gilt to spine is clean and unmarked, interior has a small price sticker mark, o... View more info