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Caesars of the Wilderness; Médard Chouart, Sieur des Groseilliers and Pierre Esprit Radisson, 1618-1710
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Caesars of the Wilderness; Médard Chouart, Sieur des Groseilliers and Pierre Esprit Radisson, 1618-1710

By NUTE, GRACE LEE

New York: D. Appleton-Century, 1943. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good in original green cloth. Ex-library, with a stamp on every edge, marking to spine, stamps to title page, and pocket to rear free endpaper. Rubbing to extremities, especially head and foot of spine.. Octavo. 6 x 9 in. xvi + [ii], 386 pp. With black & white plates; endpaper maps. Published by the American Historical Association.

$50.00

Abigail Adams: Letters
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Abigail Adams: Letters

By ADAM, ABIGAIL and EDITH GELLES, Editor

New York: Library of America, 2016. First Library of America Edition. Hardcover. Fine in burgundy cloth, with matching ribbon marker, and fine dust jacket.. Octavo. 5.125 x 8.125 in. xxxix + [i], 1180 pp. + adverts.

$40.00

George Washington and Benedict Arnold: A Tale of Two Patriots
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George Washington and Benedict Arnold: A Tale of Two Patriots

By PALMER, DAVE R.

Washington DC: Regnery, 2006. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in blue boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. [x], 424 pp. With a suite of illustrations in black & white and color. Signed by Dave R. Palmer on half-title.

$40.00

Travels in the American Colonies; Edited under the Auspices of the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America
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Travels in the American Colonies; Edited under the Auspices of the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America

By MERENESS, NEWTON D., Editor

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1916. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good in original red cloth, titled in gilt on spine.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.625 in. vi, 693 + [1] + adverts.

$100.00

Parting the Waters: America in the King Years, 1954-63
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Parting the Waters: America in the King Years, 1954-63

By BRANCH, TAYLOR

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1988. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original quarter-cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Thick octavo. 6.5 x 9.5 in. xii + [ii], 1064 + [2] pp. Illustrated with two suites of reproductions of black & white photographs. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History. Inscribed by Taylor Branch on title page.

$60.00

Vulgar Favors: Andrew Cunanan, Gianni Versace, and the Largest Failed Manhunt in U.S. History
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Vulgar Favors: Andrew Cunanan, Gianni Versace, and the Largest Failed Manhunt in U.S. History

By ORTH, MAUREEN

New York: Delacorte, 1999. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Occasional yellow highlighting in text, otherwise fine in original black boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.5 x 9.5 in. xii, 452 pp.

$25.00

Jefferson Davis: American Patriot, 1808-1861; Confederate President; Tragic Hero: The Last Twenty-Five Years, 1864-1889 [3 Volume Set]
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Jefferson Davis: American Patriot, 1808-1861; Confederate President; Tragic Hero: The Last Twenty-Five Years, 1864-1889 [3 Volume Set]

By STRODE, HUDSON

New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 8211. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Previous ownership signature on front free endpaper of Vol. 1, otherwise near fine in original black, red, and green quarter-cloth, respectively, and near fine pictorial dust jackets.. Octavos. 6.5 x 9.5 in. xx, 460; xvii, 556; xx, 556 pp. Vol. 1 illustrated with a suite of black & white plates.

$125.00

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

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

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

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

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

The Checkered Career of Tobias Lear
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The Checkered Career of Tobias Lear

By BRIGHTON, RAY

Portsmouth, NH: Portsmouth Marine Society (PMS), 1985. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Previous ownership stamp and signature to front free endpaper with occasional notes and underlining in text block, otherwise this is a near fine copy in original dark brown cloth and near fine pictorial dust jacket.. Small quarto. 7.25 x 10.25 in. 375 pp. Portsmouth Marine Society Publication Four.

$50.00

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