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The Spanish Borderlands: a chronicle of old Florida and the southwest

by Bolton, Herbert Eugene

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Published
1921
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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1921. Hardcover. x, 320p., cloth-covered boards, 4.5x7 inches, frontis., boards lightly edgeworn else very good condition. No dj. Roosevelt Edition. The Chronicles of America Series Vol. 23.
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Boomer Jones [cartoons by the man who gave Bugs Bunny his name]

by Earp, James W., illustrations by Ben "Bugs" Hardaway

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Published
1921
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£128.63

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Kansas City, MO: Burton Pub, 1921. Paperback. 96p., cartoons, very good paperback in yellow pictorial wraps. Humorous railroad tales including Brakemen Liars and Hoboes. Eight holdings located in OCLC as of 6/2021. Earp was born in Clarence MO and lived in Kansas City. Hardaway became one of the first animation storyboard artists. He worked for Warner Bros. Looney Tunes… Read more
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Landmarks and Literature: An American Travelogue

by Skiff, Frederick Woodward

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Published
1937
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Portland, OR: Metropolitan Press, 1937. Hardcover. 318p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9 inches, map endpapers, illus., corners bumped, previous owner's name penned on title page else very good condition in an edgeworn and price-clipped dj.
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A Survey of the Roads of the United States of America, 1789

by Colles, Christopher; edited by Walter W. Ristow

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Published
1961
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Cambridge: The Belknap Library of Harvard University Press, 1961. Hardcover. vii, 227p., one fold-out map at rear, cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.5 inches, illus., maps, corners bumped else very good condition in a lightly toned unclipped dj. The John Harvard Library.
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image of Japanese-American and Aleutian wartime relocation: hearings before the Subcommittee on Administrative Law and Governmental Relations of the Committee on the Judiciary House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, second session on H.R. 3387, H.R. 4110, and H.R. 4322

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Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1985. Paperback. iv, 989p., 5.5x9 inches, hearings, text of bills, witnesses, additional material, tables, a few pages with red-ink underlining, very good in original wraps with some creasing and wear, previous owner's name and phone on title page else good condition. Serial No. 90.
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California Gringos [inscribed & signed]

by Torchiana, H. A. Van Coenen of the California Bar

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Published
1930
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San Francisco: Paul Elder & Co, 1930. Hardcover. [iii] 281p., personal inscription signed by the author & his wife, frontis-portrait, preface, author's note, illustrated with plates from b&w photos, very good first edition in blue cloth boards and gilt. Java-born California lawyer's book about California badmen including Joaquin Murrieta. Noted in Cowan and in Six-Guns and Saddle Leather (#2226).… Read more
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Boston: Page & Co, 1913. Hardcover. 272p., [8p] backlist, illustrated endpapers, glossy frontispiece, illustrated title page, decorations and three more plates, first edition, first printing stated, mild foxing, slightly-cocked, shelfwear else very good in brown color pictorial cloth boards. Children's book about Native Americans.
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John Milton Hay: The union of poetry and politics

by [Hay, John Milton]; Howard I. Kushner and Anne Hummel Sherrill

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Published
1977
ISBN
9780805777192
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Boston: Twayne Publishers, 1977. Hardcover. 217p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.25 inches, frontispiece portrait of Hay, very good first printing. Signed and inscribed by Sherrill (as "Anne") to historian Armin Rappaport on the free front endpaper. No dj. Twayne's World Leader Series No. 69. Hay was a secretary to Abraham Lincoln, Secretary of State under William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt, and… Read more
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[Nasjonalhjelpen, Norway]: npub, 1945. Pamphlet. [20]p., stapled wraps, 5.75x8.25 inches, profusely illus., wraps lightly worn else very good condition. Celebrates the liberation of Norway from German occupation and thanks the American Relief for Norway for their donations.
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Washington DC: Office for Emergency Management, 1942. Pamphlet. 82p., stapled wraps, 5.75x9.25 inches, date penned on verso of front wrap else very good condition.
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£11.03
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Washington DC: Surplus Property Board, 1945. Paperback. vi, 106p., wraps, 6x9 inches, illus., tables, charts, wraps lightly worn else very good condition.
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Labor and Capital, by Junius [pseud.]

by Colton, Calvin

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Published
1844
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New York: Greeley & McElrath, 1844. Pamphlet. 16p., string-bound wraps, 5.75x8.75 inches, worn, soiled, and lightly foxed throughout, contemporary pen notation on front wrap. Whig viewpoint. The Junius tracts, no. 7. March, 1844.
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The Story of American Relief for France, 1945-1946

by American Relief for France

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Published
1946
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New York: American Relief for France, Inc, 1946. Pamphlet. 24p., stapled wraps, 6x9 inches, touch of rust to staples, a few small rust stains on rear wrap else very good condition.
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[Washington DC]: [War Finance Division U.S. Treasury Department], 1945. Pamphlet. Four-panel brochure, 4.75x6.25 inches, rear wrap foxed else good condition. Call to buy Victory Bonds.
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Tulsa, OK: Independent Petroleum Association of America, 1943. Pamphlet. [4]p., stapled wraps, 6x9 inches, illus., charts, front wrap unevenly toned else very good condition. Urges the reader to tell their Congressman to raise crude oil price ceilings in order to bring about an increase in production.
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Washington DC: Army Specialized Training Division, 1943. Pamphlet. 20p., stapled wraps, 5.75x9 inches, front wrap unevenly toned, staples rusted else good condition.
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image of Revival! A Catalogue from an Exhibition on Protestant Revivalism. The Tennessee State Museum, November 15, 1981-March 21, 1982

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Nashville, TN: The Tennessee State Museum, 1981. Pamphlet. 36p., stapled wraps, 8.5x11 inches, illus., a few small stains on front wrap else very good condition with a photograph of Dickinson by Jock McDonald laid in. Not to be confused with the 1974 book of the same name based on the exhibit, or the 1970 catalog from the original exhibition… Read more
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The isolationist impulse, its twentieth-century reaction

by Adler, Selig

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Published
1957
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London: Abelard and Schuman Limited, 1957. Hardcover. 538p., hardcover, inscribed & signed "For Lenore and Israel, With every good wish, Selig, Feb. 15, 1958," very good condition in a stained and chipped dj.
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New York: American Slav Congress, 1947. Pamphlet. 20p. + [9]p. of illustrations, stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, very good condition.
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£18.38
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The Life and Times of James WIllard Schultz (Apikuni)

by [Schultz, James Willard]; Warren L. Hanna; based in part on a manuscript by Henry C. James

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Published
1986
ISBN
9780806119854
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Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1986. Hardcover. xviii, 382p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.5 inches, very good condition in like unclipped dj. Schultz was a white New Yorker who moved to the Montana Territory in 1877 and married a Blackfoot woman. He became a guide and explorer and wrote extensively on the indigenous people of the area.
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