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image of Remarks on the Statistics and Political Institutions of the United States,  with Some Observations on the Ecclesiastical System of America, Her  Sources of Revenue, to Which Are Added Statistical Tables

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Philadelphia: Carey & Lea. Philadelphia: Fair. First American Edition; First Printing. A fair only copy with the front board nearly detached, the paper spine label rubbed and worn and unreadable, The boards are rubbed and worn , moderate foxing though out the book. Complete and Intact and in original binding. See photos ; The first… Read more
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$150.00
image of HOTEL DU PONT STORY: WILMINGTON, DELAWARE 1911 - 1981

HOTEL DU PONT STORY: WILMINGTON, DELAWARE 1911 - 1981

by Ayres, Harry V. [Dust Wrapper design by Frank Coburn]

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biblioboy
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780914988076
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$11.80

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[Wilmington, DE]: Serendipity Press [1981]. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1981. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0914988077 . First edition [no statement of printing]. This copy has been signed by the author on the title page. 209 pages, illustrated [including some color photographs], appendices. A very good or better copy with the spine slightly cocked… Read more
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image of JOE ALLEN'S FIRESIDE TALES TOLD 'LONGSIDE THE STOVE IN SANDERSON'S [ON  MARTHAS VINEYARD]

JOE ALLEN'S FIRESIDE TALES TOLD 'LONGSIDE THE STOVE IN SANDERSON'S [ON MARTHAS VINEYARD]

by Allen, Joseph C.

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biblioboy
Published
1941
Condition
Good
Edition
Later Edition
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$23.00

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New Bedford: George H. Reynolds 1941 2nd edition. Printed wrappers [about 6" x 9"], saddle-stapled, 44 pages, illustrated with black-and-white drawings. Collection of folk tales told in rhymes [poems] format. A good copy with dust soiling to the covers and the staples somewhat rusted otherwise a very good copy with the contents being tight and clean save… Read more
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image of The Ghosts of Williamsburg ...and Nearby Environs

The Ghosts of Williamsburg ...and Nearby Environs

by Taylor, L. B., Jr. [photographs by the author, illustrations by Isobel Pettengell]

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biblioboy
Published
1983
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$15.00

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no place [Williamsburg?]: L. B. Taylor. Good. 1983. First Edition; First Printing. Trade Paperback. 0962827194 . A good or better copy copy with the cover creased and with scattered light wear and rubbing. See Photo; Presumed first edition although no statement of printing. This copy has been generically inscribed ["Hauntingly yours"] and signed by the author on… Read more
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image of MAKING HAY: TALES FROM OAKHOLM, A FARM IN MASSACHUSETTS

MAKING HAY: TALES FROM OAKHOLM, A FARM IN MASSACHUSETTS

by Jeppson, John [Dust Wrapper design by Ingrid Mach, photography by Dany Pelletier, murals by Arthur Sinclair Covey]

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biblioboy
Published
2008
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780975555712
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$25.00

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Cambridge, MA: TidePool Press [2008]. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2008. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780975555712 . First edition. "Combining local history, family memoir and a naturalist's simple affection for place, John Jeppson recalls his family's efforts to adapt a well-loved property to changing times". 237+ pages, photo-illustrated. Fine copy in Fine Dust Wrapper.; 8vo … Read more
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Ethnic Identity: the Case of the French Americans

by Parker, James Hill

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biblioboy
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780819129826
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$31.00

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[Washington, D.C.]: University Press of America [1983]. Very Good. 1983. First Edition; First Printing. Trade Paperback. 0819129828 . First edition [no statement of printing]. Printed wrappers, 69 pages [plus list of Books of Related Interest on the rear cover], illustrated, references, bibliography. Otherwise VG+ copy [liight lower corner creasing to the front cover] marred by toning to… Read more
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image of A 1905 Vintage Advertising Postcard for the Weldon , Greenfield Mass

A 1905 Vintage Advertising Postcard for the Weldon , Greenfield Mass

by Weldon Hotel

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biblioboy
Published
1905
Condition
Good
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$12.00

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Greenfield, Mass: Weldon Hotel. Good. 1905. Postcard. DATE: The card is postmarked 1907 but the card itself was made earlier as it is a Private mailing card. STYLE: Undivided Back, Private mailing card TITLE: The ARTIST: Not ListedPUBLISHER: The Weldon Hotel, Greenfield , Mass CARD NUMBER: not numbered CONDITION: A good card with soiling and edge… Read more
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Produce Or Starve

by Garvey, Olive W

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biblioboy
Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780916054342
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$10.99

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Ottawa, IL: Green Hill 1976. A grandmother born in 1893 who has seen it all tels it all, why America is failing. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" Tall. small rubbed spot to top corner else fine. mil 11
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image of Original 1876 Copy of Historical Address of the City of Newport

Original 1876 Copy of Historical Address of the City of Newport

by Sheffield William P

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biblioboy
Published
1876
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$32.00

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Newport , R. I.: The City Of Newport. Good. 1876. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. This scarce antiquarian volume is a 6 by 9 inch hardcover with 68 pages plus a XV page Appendix . The book is in good collectible condition with edge wear and rubbing to the binding as shown , a small amount of dust… Read more
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Children of Sacred Ground: America's Last Indian War

by Catherine Feher-Elston

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biblioboy
Published
1988
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780873584661
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$15.00

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Flagstaff: Northland Publishing. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1988. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780873584661 . Size: 6 by 9 inches Pages : xxviii + 186 Condition: This uncommon book is in fine condition in a fine dust jacket which is in a mylar dust jacket protector. ; The story of the struggle between the Navajo and Hopi… Read more
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Natural Scenes of the United States

by Frederic J. Haskin

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biblioboy
Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st edition thus
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$15.00

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Washington D. C.: Frederic J. Haskin. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. 1933. Soft Cover. This vintage pamphlet is in good collectible condition with some neat minor tape to the inside hinges done by a previous previous owner, with stamp bottom edge front cover of the Providence Journal Newspaper. Also some light wear, sunning and… Read more
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image of A Discourse Delivered to the Faculty, Students, and Alumni of the  Dartmouth College, on the Day Proceeding Commencement July 27, 1853,  Commemorative of Daniel Webster

A Discourse Delivered to the Faculty, Students, and Alumni of the Dartmouth College, on the Day Proceeding Commencement July 27, 1853, Commemorative of Daniel Webster

by Rufus Choate

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biblioboy
Published
1853
Condition
Fair with No dust jacket as issued
Edition
First Edition
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$43.99

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Boston & Cambridge, Mass: James Munroe And Co. Fair with No dust jacket as issued. 1853. First Edition. Pamphlet. This scarce vintage pamphlet is in fair to good condition . The front cover detached. Lacking rear cover. Light soiling and dampstaining to to title page. A 5 1/2 by 9 Inch, 100 page Pamphlet . See Photos; A… Read more
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image of Know Rhode Island Facts Concerning the Land of Roger Williams

Know Rhode Island Facts Concerning the Land of Roger Williams

by Office Of The Secretary Of State

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biblioboy
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First thus
Item Price
$14.99

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Providence RI: State Of Rhode Island. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. 1938. Wrappers. This vintage book on Rhode Island history is in very good collectible condition with light edge wear and creasing to covers. A 6 by 9 Inch, 64 page Souvenir Guide Book. See Photos; Contents include brief descriptions of the towns and… Read more
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image of Eyewitness to the American West: from the First Frontier to the New Age  Seekers in the Words of Those Who Saw it Happen

Eyewitness to the American West: from the First Frontier to the New Age Seekers in the Words of Those Who Saw it Happen

by Colbert, David

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biblioboy
Published
1998
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780670881031
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$15.99

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New York, NY: Viking Penguin. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1998. Hard Cover. 0670881031 . Size: 6 by 9 inches Pages: 495 Condition : A Fine book in a Fine Dust Jacket; David Colbert's Eyewitness to American West has earned rave reviews for placing readers at the scene of some of America's most exciting events with first… Read more
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image of Sweet Land, Sweet Liberty! : the Story of America As Found in the  Experiences of Her People Based on the Alan Landsburg Television Series  the Ameri

Sweet Land, Sweet Liberty! : the Story of America As Found in the Experiences of Her People Based on the Alan Landsburg Television Series the Ameri

by Holzer, Henry Mark

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biblioboy
Published
1974
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780138792473
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$16.99

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New York, New York: Rutledge. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1974. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 013879247X . A fine copy in price clipped else fine dust jacket that is in a Mylar protector; Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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The Spirit of America

by Mathes, Charles

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biblioboy
Published
1990
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition Thus; First Printing
ISBN
9780831703530
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$14.00

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New York, New York: Smithmark Publishers, Incorporated. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1990. First Edition Thus; First Printing. Hard Cover. 0831703539 . Fine in DJ with a tiny tear tothe head of the spine. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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image of Reaping the Whirlwind: the Civil Rights Movement in Tuskegee

Reaping the Whirlwind: the Civil Rights Movement in Tuskegee

by Norrell, Robert J

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biblioboy
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
later printing
ISBN
9780394744070
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$12.80

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NY: Alfred A Knopf Inc. 1986 Trade paperback 0394744071 . 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. 254 pages A very good copy with edge wear and light readers creases illustrated with Photographs . See Photos lr 6 3&4
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image of Anthony Burn the Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave

Anthony Burn the Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave

by Hamiltom Virginia

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biblioboy
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
later printing
ISBN
9780590428934
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$10.80

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NY: Scholastic-Tab Publications 1988. 0590428934 Trade Paperback 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. 194 pages A very good copy with light edge wear, light dust soiling and minor readers creases, a tight clean copy. See photos Lr 6 3&4
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image of Quiet Pride: Ageless Wisdom of the American West

Quiet Pride: Ageless Wisdom of the American West

by Text and Foreword by J. Bourge Hathaway and Photography by Robert Alan Clayton

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biblioboy
Published
1992
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780941831772
Item Price
$20.00

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Hillsboro, Oregon: Beyond Words Pub Co. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1992. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0941831779 . A fine book in a near fine dust jacket that has 3 lines to the lower edge of the front cover. See photos ; A wonderful book of Photographs of the people who build this Country. A real… Read more
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image of The American Scrapbook the Year's Golden Harvest of Thought and Achievement

The American Scrapbook the Year's Golden Harvest of Thought and Achievement

by Wise William H

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biblioboy
Published
1928
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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$25.00

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NY: WM H Wise. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1928. Second Printing. Hardcover. A very good copy with light edge wear, previous owners name and address to front free endpaper, light \dust soiling to page edges. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 400 Pages; A Book of articles on unusual subjects such as Happiness, How… Read more
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