Historical

  • Our Martyr Presidents

    by John Coulter

    $189.95 Our Martyr Presidents (1901) John Coulter Memorial Publishing House, 1901 Printing. Illustrated With Etchings And Half-tones. Our Martyr Presidents: Lincoln, Garfield, Mckinley. Their Illustriouslives, Public And Private, And Their Glorious Deeds. Wonderful Antique Volume, Gold Embossed ...
  • Indians Of North America

    by Frank W. Porter Iii

    $329.95 Indians Of North America (1987) Frank W. Porter Iii Chelsea House Publications. 1987. Thirty Volumes Glossy Photo Decorated Covers. 9.8 X 8.2 X 3.5 Inches. Excellent Condition, Library Binding With Very Few Stamps (most Volumes Appear To Have Never Been Read!) “text Is Interspersed With ...
  • Grapes Of Wrath, The

    by John Steinbeck

    $679.95 Grapes Of Wrath, The (1939) John Steinbeck Heinemann, 1939. First Edition, First Printing. Very Good Condition, Original Green Cloth Covered Boards, Faded With Wear At Spine Ends, Gilt Titles On Spine A Bit Faded. Former Owner Stamps Front And Back End Papers (and Inexplicably Atop Page 75) ...
  • God Seeker, The

    by Sinclair Lewis

    $124.95 God Seeker, The (1949) Sinclair Lewis Random House, 1949. First Edition, First Printing (stated.) Very Good Condition, Covers Soiled, Interior Tight And White Condition. First Issue Point, On Page 174:4, "thing" For "think." Historical Fiction: Minnesota, Bois Des Morts, Berkshire ...
  • Gentleman’s Agreement

    by Laura Hobson

    $79.95 Gentleman’s Agreement (1947) Laura Hobson Simon And Schuster, 1947. Very Good Condition, Tan Cloth Boards With Green Lettering. A Pioneering Novel About Anti-semitism In America And Basis For The Elia Kazan - Directed Film Featuring Gregory Peck, Dorothy Mcguire, John Garfield, Celeste Holm ...
  • Diana Princess Of Wales

    by Michael O'mara

    $54.95 Diana Princess Of Wales (1997) Michael O'mara St. Martin’s Press, 1997. First Edition, Fourth Printing. Oversized 12 X 8 1/2 Inches. Near Mint Condition Throughout. Gorgeous Color Photographs, Many Full Page, Chronicling Diana' S Life From Beginning To End. Using Photographs Of The Highest ...
  • These Crumpled Leaves

    by Samuel Scheinbaum

    $57.95 These Crumpled Leaves (1972) Samuel Scheinbaum The Mitre Press, 1972. First Edition. Very Good Condition, Rare Original Dust Jacket Clipped. Wide Ranging Collection Of Poems. Signed Directly In Book By Author. 95 Pages.
  • Cruel Sea, The

    by Nicholas Monsarrat

    $79.95 Cruel Sea, The (1952) Nicholas Monsarrat Cassell & Co. London 1952. First Edition, Fifth Printing (typical Of British Publishers This Is Stated As "fifth Edition" - In Us Terms Genuinely Fifth Printing Of The First Edition, Printed Only Months After Its First Release.) Blue Cloth, Silver ...
  • Catch-22

    by Joseph Heller

    $179.95 Catch-22 (1961) Joseph Heller Simon & Schuster, 1961. First Bc Edition. Dark Blue Cloth Boards, Spine Lettered In White. Very Good Condition, Nice Tight Binding, Former Owner Name. Very Bright White Lettering On Blue Boards, Rough Cut Page Ends With Orange-red Top Page Ends As ...
  • The Greatest Generation

    by Tom Brokaw

    $89.95 The Greatest Generation (1998) Tom Brokaw Random House, 1998. First Edition, Third Printing. Excellent Condition, Unclipped Dust Jacket In Protective Plastic As New. The Building Of Modern America. A Huge Canvas, Sprawling With A Mighty Cast Of Millions. This Us First Edition Hardback Is ...
  • Bewitching Betsy Bonaparte

    by Alice Curtis Desmond

    $69.95 Bewitching Betsy Bonaparte (1958) Alice Curtis Desmond Dodd, Mead & Company, 1958. First Edition, First Printing. Very Good Condition, Very Scarce Original Dust Jacket In Very Good Condition, Minimal Edge Wear And Tear. Original Green Cloth Covers W/ Gilt Title On Spine. Illustrated With 24 Pages Of ...
  • Fine Art Reproductions : Old And Modern Masters

    by Anton Schutz

    $29.95 Fine Art Reproductions : Old And Modern Masters (1946) Anton Schutz New York Graphic Society, 1946. Oversized 8 ¼” X 11 ¼” Red Boards Over Grey Cloth Binding, Faded Gilt Titles And Decoration. Color And Black And White Art Reproductions And Their Accompanying Costs At The Time Of Their Creation. 232 Pages.
  • Muhammad Ali

    by Thomas Hauser

    $379.95 Muhammad Ali (1992) Thomas Hauser Simon & Schuster Trade Paperbacks, 1992. First Edition, First Printing - Numberline With "1." 8vo - Over 7.75" - 9.75" Tall. Hand-signed And Inscribed By The Legendary Muhammed Ali "to Andy, Muhammad Ali '92" On Title Page. Clean And Solid Copy. ...
  • 200 Years : A Bicentennial Illustrated History Of The United States

    by Russell Bourne

    $44.95 200 Years : A Bicentennial Illustrated History Of The United States (1973) Russell Bourne U.s. News & World Report, 1973. First Edition. Oversized 9 ½ X 11 ½. Very Good Condition, Red Cloth With Embossed Title Over Brown Spine, Gilt Titles On Spine, Ex-libris But Only Signs Are Stamp On Page Edge. Volume 1 (only) Covers The Years 1763 ...
  • Uncle Tom's Cabin

    by Harriet Beecher Stowe

    $849.95 Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852) Harriet Beecher Stowe John P. Jewett & Co., 1852. Rare First Edition. 2 Volumes, 8vo. 8.0" X 5.25" Inches. (lxb). Pp. X, (1), 14-312 + 3 Plates; Iv, 5-322 Pages + 3 Plates. All Edges Gilt. Fine Modern 1/2 Polished Calf Leather Bindings, Gilt Lettered Spine, Gilt Vignette ...
  • Siege!

    by Wilma Pitchford Hays

    $44.95 Siege! (1976) Wilma Pitchford Hays Coward, Mccann & Geoghegan, Inc. 1976. First Edition. Excellent Condition, Especially Being A Children's Book, Original Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped, Some Small Edge Chipping And Wear. Illustrated With Pencil Drawings By Peter Cox. The Spanish ...
  • See Magazine

    by Ed Sullivan

    $119.95 See Magazine (1952) Ed Sullivan See Publishing, March 1952. Oversized 10 ¼ X 13 Inches. First Edition. Overall Very Good Condition, Cover Has Been Tape Repaired And Is Detached From Text Body. Pages Are Excellent And Tightly Stapled. Arlene Dahl Cover, Magazine Includes Features ...
  • See Magazine

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    $39.95 See Magazine (1952) See Publishing, January 1952. Oversized 10 ¼ X 13 Inches. First Edition. Overall Very Good Condition, Cover Has Been Tape Reinforced. Pages Are Excellent And Tightly Stapled. Elaine Stewart (miss See Magazine 1952) Cover, Magazine Includes Features ...
  • Page One

    by New York Times

    $44.95 Page One (1985) New York Times Ny Times Publication, 1985. First Edition. Oversized (10.5 X 16 Inch) Format. Very Good Condition, Cream Cloth With Black Titles, First Few Pages Have Light Corner Crease, Newsprint Type Pages Have Yellowed As Real Newspapers Would; Original ...
  • New York In Etchings

    by Anton Schutz

    $629.95 New York In Etchings (1939) Anton Schutz Bard Brothers, 1939. First Edition, Limited Edition - 2050 Copies. Excellent Condition, Spiral Bound, Very Clean And Toght Throughout. Tan Linen Covers In Spectacular Condition,essentially No Signs Of Wear Throughout. “new York In Etchings” By ...
  • Little Brown Koko

    by Blanche Seale Hunt

    $239.95 Little Brown Koko (1940) Blanche Seale Hunt American Colortype Co., 1940. First Edition. Good Condition Hardback, Former Owner Name. The Spine Is Red Cloth And Is Good, With A Couple Of Small Nicks. The Cover Is Blue Pictorial Boards And Are Quite Edgeworn. The Book Is A Bit Shaken. Prior ...
  • Kingsblood Royal

    by Sinclair Lewis

    $149.95 Kingsblood Royal (1947) Sinclair Lewis Random House, 1947. First Edition, Stated "first Printing" Near Fine Condition, Clean Gray Cloth Boards With Black Title Box, Gold Lettering On Spine, Gold Author Initials On Front Cover. Top Edge Dyed Red. Rare Original Dust Jacket, Not Price ...
  • John Brown's Body

    by Stephen Vincent Benet

    $44.95 John Brown's Body (1942) Stephen Vincent Benet Rinehart & Company, 1928. Very Good Condition, Tightly Bound, Former Owner Name, Pages Are Crisp And Clear, Some Pencil Notations And Underlining In Text. Endpaper Maps. Overall An Excellent Addition To Any Collection. John Brown's Body (1928) Is An ...
  • Jazz

    by Toni Morrison

    $379.95 Jazz (1992) Toni Morrison Alfred A. Knopf, 1992. Stated First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover With Dust Jacket, Measures 5" X 8-1/2". First Edition Of Jazz That Has Been Signed By Its Author Toni Morrison. Signed Toni Morrison Editions Escalate In Value Very Rapidly. A ...
  • Best Short Stories Of 1923 : And The Yearbook Of The American Short Story

    by Ernest Hemingway

    $1,224.95 Best Short Stories Of 1923 : And The Yearbook Of The American Short Story (1924) Ernest Hemingway Maynard & Company, 1924. First Edition, First Printing. (points Of Issue Include Misspelling Of Hemingway!) Excellent Condition, Original Dark Blue Cloth With Bright Gilt Titles, Contents Overall Very Good, Clean And Tight, Some Age Tone And Foxing ...
  • This Hallowed Ground

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    $34.95 This Hallowed Ground (1956) Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1956. First Club Edition (titles And Copyright Page Same Date Point Of Issue.) Includes Bomc Insert Of Title. Very Good Condition, With Original Dust Jacket. Tan Cloth With Gilt Titles, Dust Jacket Price Clipped Tears And ...
  • Gunton's Magazine

    by Gunton

    $22.95 Gunton's Magazine (1903) Gunton Gunton Company, August 1903. First Edition. Priced 10 Cents A Copy (or $1 A Year!). Overall Good Condition, Cover Shows Some Wear, Chips Along Spine, Covers All In One Piece But Separated From Text Body, Pages Are In Good Clean Condition. Gunton, ...
  • The Great White Hope : A Play

    by Howard Sackler

    $269.95 The Great White Hope : A Play (1968) Howard Sackler Dial Press, 1968. First Edition. Excellent Condition, Black Cloth With Very Bright Silver And Red Spine Titles. Original Dust Jacket, Not Clipped, In Mylar Protective Cover. Based On The Tumultuous Career Of Jack Johnson, Who In 1908 Became The ...
  • Golden Age Of Advertising : The 70’s, The

    by Jim Heimann

    $37.95 Golden Age Of Advertising : The 70’s, The (2006) Jim Heimann Taschen, 2006. First Edition, Thus. Twenty-fifth Anniversary. Excellent Condition, Purple Covers With Black Titles And Decoration, White Titles On Spine. Bright Illustrated Dust Jacket In Excellent Condition. Well Produced Glossy Book With Heavy ...
  • Genuine Works Of Flavius Josephus, The

    by Flavius Josephus

    $179.95 Genuine Works Of Flavius Josephus, The (1821) Flavius Josephus Evert Duyckinck, 1821.first Edition, Thus. 5” X 7” Very Good Condition, Leather Spine And Corners With Marbled Boards, Edge Wear, Former Owners Name, Consistent Page Aging. “the Genuine Works Of Flavius Josephus : The Celebrated Warlike, Learned ...
  • Environmental Handbook

    by Garrett De Bell

    $39.95 Environmental Handbook (1970) Garrett De Bell Ballantine, 1970. First Edition, Second Printing Stated. Softcover. Remarkable Condition For Its Vintage, Perhaps Never Read. Some Soiling To Wraps, Former Owner Name And First Page Corner Crease, Otherwise Flawless. “making An Attempt To Come To ...
  • Saturday Evening Post : May 11, 1963

    by William Saroyan

    $47.95 Saturday Evening Post : May 11, 1963 (1963) William Saroyan Curtis Publishing Company, May 11, 1963. Very Good Condition, Address Label On The Cover. Cover Feature: Leo Durocher; Additional Articles Include: Fiction By William Saroyan – “the Oldest Story”; Himalayan Wedding: Us Girl Becomes A Princess; The ...
  • Doonesbury Deluxe

    by Garry Trudeau

    $24.95 Doonesbury Deluxe (1987) Garry Trudeau Henry Holt & Company, 1987. Oversized Soft Cover. First Edition, First Printing. Very Good Condition, Edge Wear And Some Light Soiling, Corner Creases. Takes A Close-up Look At America In The 1980s, From Star Wars And Iran-scam To Rick And Joanie ...
  • Doonesbury Classics - 2 Volumes

    by Garry B. Trudeau

    $34.95 Doonesbury Classics - 2 Volumes (1973) Garry B. Trudeau Two Softcover Books In Very Good Condition.

    Call Me When You Find America, 1973 - G. B. Trudeau Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1973. First Edition, First Printing. Soft Cover. Excellent Condition, Illustrated Wraps. Unpaginated.

    But This ...

  • Army Of Potomac, The

    by Bruce Catton

    $54.95 Army Of Potomac, The (1962) Bruce Catton Doubleday, 1962. Excellent Condition, Original Dust Jackets In Good Condition. Two Of Three Volume Set. Vol. 2 Glory Road. In Those Critical Months Between The Autumn Of 1862 And Midsummer Of The Following Year, The Eventual Outcome Of The Civil War ...
  • Black Boy

    by Richard Wright

    $239.95 Black Boy (1945) Richard Wright Harper & Brothers, 1945. First Edition, Stated. Overall Good Condition, , Corners Bumped, Former Owner Stamp Front And Rear Endpages. The Author's Own Account Of Growing Up As An African-american Boy, Covering His Life Through Young Adulthood. ...
  • Barbara Bush : A Memoir

    by Barbara Bush

    $114.95 Barbara Bush : A Memoir (1994) Barbara Bush Scribners, 1994. First Edition, First Printing With Full Number Line. Near Mint Condition With Pristine Unclipped Dust Jacket. Signed In Blue Ink Directly On Second Free Endpage By Bush Without Inscription. ("signed Copy" Sticker Affixed To Front ...
  • Death Of Abel, The

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    $289.95 Death Of Abel, The (1773) J. Collyer, For Dodsley And Others, London, 1773. Full-leather. 11th Edition – London. Printed For J.collyer In Plough Court Fetter Lane. Sold By J. Dodsley In Pall Mall, T.caflon In Stationer's Court And F. Newberry, The Corner Of Ludgate Street. ...
  • Young Folks Annual

    by L.n. Groen

    $84.95 Young Folks Annual (1940) L.n. Groen Saddle Brothers Limited, London. N.d. (1940.) 7x10 Inches. Overall Good Condition, Amazingly For Children's Book Of This Age, No Writing, Binding Has Come Undone, One Tear And A Few Margin Chips. Full Color Pictorial Cover With Red Cloth Spine And ...
  • Yeager

    by Leo Janos

    $229.95 Yeager (1985) Leo Janos Bantam Books, 1985. First Edition, 1st Printing. Signed On Dustjacket In Black Sharpie, Light Crease. General Chuck Yeager Tells His Incredible Story Of His Military Career, Flying Experiences And The Golden Age Of Aviation. 344 Pp.