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(Hartford, Conn.), 1843. Hardcover. Very Good. Facsimile reprint [circa 1850]. 32mo. Illustrated with woodcuts, including a frontispiece portrait of John Hancock. With four pages of publisher's advertisements at the front that include notices dating from 1844-1850. This facsimile reprint was first published by Ira Webster at Harford, Connecticut in 1843. Bound in contemporary quarter sheep and plain light… Read more
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Wilmington: A Pictorial History

by HOFFECKER, Carol E.

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Published
1982
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Fine
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9780898650570
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Norfolk: Donning Company, 1982. Softcover. Fine. First edition. Quarto wrappers. 203pp. Corners rubbed, else fine.
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The Anacostia Story: 1608-1930

by HUTCHINSON, Louise Daniel

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Published
1977
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Very Good
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City of Washington: for the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum of the Smithsonian Institution by the Smithsonian Institution Press, 1977. Softcover. Very Good. First edition. Quarto wrappers. Spine sunned and creased, top edges sunned, very good. Exhibition catalogue.
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West Chester, Pennsylvania: Red Hamer, 1984. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Volume one only. Quarto. 128pp. Fine in a near fine dustwrapper with short tears on edges. Signed by the author. A nice copy.
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Manhattan '45

by MORRIS, Jan

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Published
1987
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Near Fine
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9780195038705
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1987. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. First edition. 273pp. Illustrated from black and white photographs. Light foxing on top page edges, spine slightly cocked, near fine in a fine dustwrapper. What Manhattan was like at the time U.S. Troops returned from Europe at the end of WW II.
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The Letters of Private Wheeler, 1809-1828

by WHEELER, Private

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Published
1952
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1952. Hardcover. Good. First American edition. 342pp. Edited and with a foreword by Captain B.H. Liddell Hart. Owner's bookplate on front pastedown, boards mottled, spine sunned and cocked, a good only copy lacking the dustwrapper. An eyewitness in action at the Battle of Waterloo.
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America's Ethan Allen

by HOLBROOK, Stewart H. and Lynd Ward

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Published
1949
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Near Fine
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co, 1949. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. Small quarto. Bottom corners bumped, else very good in very good dustwrapper with the bottom inch of the spine lacking and small chips and tears.
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American Heritage: December. 1971 (Volume XXIII, Number 1)

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Published
1971
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(New York): American Heritage Publishing Co, 1971. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition, hardcover magazine. Measuring 9" x 11". 110 [2]pp. Illustrated boards. Illustrated from color or black and white photographs. Slight abrasion on 109pp. from the glue of an envelope for magazine orders with age-toned boards, near fine.
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The Americans: The Colonial Experience

by BOORSTIN, Daniel J.

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Published
1958
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New York: Vintage Books, 1958. Softcover. Very Good. A Caravelle edition. Trade paperback. 434pp. Pages age-toned, corners curled, very good. A Vintage Book, V-513.
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Remington Arms: In American History

by HATCH, Alden

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Published
1956
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New York: Rinehart & Company, 1956. Hardcover. Good. First edition. 359pp. Bottom page corners dampstained, spine cocked, a good only copy lacking the dustwrapper.
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Ford: The Men and The Machine

by LACEY, Robert

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Published
1986
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Very Good
ISBN
9780316511667
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1986. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. 778pp. Illustrated from black and white photographs. Light foxing on page edges, spine cocked, very good in a very good dustwrapper with spine lightly sunned.
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San Francisco: Skelton and Company, Book and Law Printers, 1878. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Octavo. Buff printed wrappers. 98, xix pp. Small and early YMCA library stamp on front wrap and early page of text, modest erosion to the paper on the spine, but sound and very good. After his service in the Civil War, Rosecrans bought… Read more
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Theodore Roosevelt: Hero to His Valet

by AMOS, James E.

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Published
1927
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Near Fine
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New York: The John Day Company, 1927. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. Octavo. 162, [2]pp. Frontispiece portrait of Roosevelt and additional plates. Blue cloth gilt. Near fine in very good dustwrapper with a few small chips and tears. Amos, an African-American, served as Roosevelt's personal attendant for 20 years. Very scarce in jacket.
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New York: Theatre Communications Group. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Book club edition (no price on the dustwrapper or stated edition), two volumes. Both fine in near fine dustwrappers with just a bit of wear (part one also has a short tear with a bit of wear on the lower wrapper). Kushner's epic, award-winning play, basis for the 2003 HBO… Read more
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The C & O Canal: An Illustrated History

by HAHN, Thomas F.

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Published
1981
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Shepherdstown, West Virginia: The American Canal and Transportation Center, 1981. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Quarto wrappers. 84pp. Foxing on page edges, near fine.
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Images of America: Downingtown

by MOWDAY, Bruce Edward

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Published
2004
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Fine
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9780738535234
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(Portsmouth, New Hampshire): Arcadia, 2004. Softcover. Fine. First edition. Trade paperback. 128pp. Fine.
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. 511pp. Black and white illustrations. Small stain on bottom page edges and on front board, very good in a very good dustwrapper with internal abrasion to the spine. The story of Lewis and Clark's journey up the Missouri River over the Rocky Mountains, down the Columbia… Read more
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Loew's Bridge: A Broadway Idyl

by [LAMBERT, Mary Eliza Tucker]

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Published
1867
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Near Fine
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New York: M. Doolady, Publisher, 1867. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. 12mo. 78pp. Frontispiece and six wood engravings. Publisher's brown cloth titled and decorated in gilt, beveled boards. Contemporary bookplate of C.S. Skinner and penciled gift inscription. Scattered foxing throughout, modest inner corner damage on frontispiece leaf, slight wear at spine ends, overall very good. The Alabama-born… Read more
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New York: AMS Press, 1973. Hardcover. Near Fine. Facsimile edition. 12mo. 440pp. Beige cloth. Boards a trifle soiled and very slight wear, near fine. Facsimile reprint of an 1841 title.
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Philadelphia: A.M.E. Book Concern, 1904. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Tall octavo. 344pp. Introductory letter from Lieutenant-General Nelson A. Miles. Frontispiece portrait of the author, other inserted plates, map. Red cloth lettered in white. Lettering rubbed but readable on the spine and a touch of rubbing at the extremities, else a very nice near fine copy of an… Read more
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