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Guide to the History and the Historic Sites of Connecticut [2 Volume Set]
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Guide to the History and the Historic Sites of Connecticut [2 Volume Set]

By CROFUT, FLORENCE S. MARCY

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1937. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt on spine, and very good dust jackets, worn and lightly chipped at extremities. Previous owner's attractive bookplate on front pastedown of each volume.. Small quartos. 7.5 x 10.5 in. xxvii; xii; 973 pp. in total. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black & white photographs. Published under the auspices of the Tercentenary Commission of the State of Connecticut for the Connecticut Daughters of the American Revolution, and inscribed to previous owner on front free endpaper by the Connecticut Society.

$200.00

Pale Ink: Two Ancient Records of Chinese Exploration in America
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Pale Ink: Two Ancient Records of Chinese Exploration in America

By MERTZ, HENRIETTA

Chicago: Henrietta Mertz, 1953. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original reddish orange cloth, titles in gilt, and near fine printed dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.75 x 9.75 in. 158 pp. Illustrated with 7 reproductions of black & white maps.

$35.00

Colonial Fortifications and Military Architecture in the Mississippi Valley
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Colonial Fortifications and Military Architecture in the Mississippi Valley

By WILSON, SAMUEL

Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1965. First Separate Edition. Paperback. Very good in original printed, stapled wrappers.. Thin octavo. 6 x 9 in. 103-122 pp. Offprint, from 'The French in the Mississippi Valley'. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black & white plans. Scarce.

$40.00

Innocent Ecstacy: How Christianity Gave America an Ethic of Sexual Pleasure
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Innocent Ecstacy: How Christianity Gave America an Ethic of Sexual Pleasure

By GARDELLA, PETER

New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1985. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original quarter-cloth and near fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.5 in. viii, 202 pp.

$20.00

Historical Archaeology of Nineteenth-Century California
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Historical Archaeology of Nineteenth-Century California

By FRIERMAN, JAY D. and ROBERTA S. GREENWOOD

Los Angeles: William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, University of California, 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near fine in original printed wrappers.. Octavo. 6 x 9 in. viii, 82 pp. With several black & white illustrations.

$30.00

White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America
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White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America

By ISENBERG, NANCY

New York: Viking, 2016. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original paper-covered boards and fine dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.5 x 9.5 in. xvii, 460 pp.

$35.00

Still Surprised: A Memoir of a Life in Leadership
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Still Surprised: A Memoir of a Life in Leadership

By BENNIS, WARREN, and PATRICIA WARD BIEDERMAN

San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2010. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original red boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. xviii, 236 pp. With a suite of black & white photographic reproductions. Signed by Warren Bennis on front free endpaper.

$30.00

Tocqueville Unveiled: The Historian and His Sources for The Old Regime and the Revolution
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Tocqueville Unveiled: The Historian and His Sources for The Old Regime and the Revolution

By GANNETT, ROBERT T.

Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original dark blue cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. xiii, 246 pp.

$45.00

Passage throught the Garden: Lewis and Clark and the Image of the American Northwest
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Passage throught the Garden: Lewis and Clark and the Image of the American Northwest

By ALLEN, JOHN LOGAN

Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1975. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Previous ownership stamp on title page, otherwise fine in original pale green cloth and near fine dust jacket, price-clipped.. Small quarto. 7.5 x 10.25 in. xxvi, 412 pp. Illustrated with several black & white reproductions of maps.

$30.00

The Founding Fathers Reconsidered
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The Founding Fathers Reconsidered

By BERSTEIN, R.B.

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original quarter-cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Small octavo. 5.75 x 8.5 in. xviii, 238 pp. With a suite of black & white illustrations.

$20.00

Our Savage Neighbors: How Indian War Transformed Early America
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Our Savage Neighbors: How Indian War Transformed Early America

By SILVER, PETER

New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2008. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original two-tone boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.5 x 9.5 in. xxvi, 406 pp. With several black & white illustrations.

$20.00

The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine
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The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine

By LEWIS, MICHAEL

New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2010. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original paper-cvoered boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.5 x 9.5 in. xviii, 266 pp.

$20.00

Natural Born Celebrities
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Natural Born Celebrities

By SCHMID, DAVID

Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original quarter-cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. viii, 327 pp.

$25.00

Boob Jubilee: The Cultural Politics of the New Economy
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Boob Jubilee: The Cultural Politics of the New Economy

By FRANK, THOMAS, Editor

New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2003. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Octavo. 5.25 x 8 in. 404 pp. Signed by Thomas Frank.

$20.00

Radical Ambition: C. Wright Mills, the Left, and American Social Thought
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Radical Ambition: C. Wright Mills, the Left, and American Social Thought

By GEARY, DANIEL

Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original brown cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.125 in. xi, 277 pp.

$30.00

The Feminization of American Culture
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The Feminization of American Culture

By DOUGLAS, ANN

New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1998. First Thus. Paperback. Near fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Octavo. 5.5 x 8.5 in. 403 pp. With a new preface by author.

$20.00

Familiar Territory: Observations on American Life
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Familiar Territory: Observations on American Life

By EPSTEIN, JOSEPH

New York/Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1979. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original blue cloth, previous ownership stamp to foot of title page. and near fine dust jacket.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.5 in. ix; 204 pp.

$20.00

Decisive Day: The Battle for Bunker Hill
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Decisive Day: The Battle for Bunker Hill

By KETCHUM, RICHARD M.

Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1987. First Easton Press Edition. Hardcover. Near fine in original decorated leather, mild foxing to head of text block, includes laid in "collector's notes" from publisher.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.5 in. xv; 282 pp. Illustrated in black & white.

$30.00

Mrs. Lincoln: A Life
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Mrs. Lincoln: A Life

By CLINTON, CATHERINE

New York: HarperCollins, 2009. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original two-tone paper-covered boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. viii; 415 pp. Occasionally illustrated with black & white reproductions of photograghs. Signed by Clinton on title page.

$25.00

His Excellency: George Washington
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His Excellency: George Washington

By ELLIS, JOSEPH J.

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2004. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original black paper-covered boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.5 x 9.5 in. xiv; 320 pp. Signed by Ellis on title page and on laid in program from a lecture in Atlanta.

$35.00

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