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Lincoln, Life-Size

by Kunhardt, Philip B.;Kunhardt, Peter W.

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2009
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First Edition
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9780307270818
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New York: Alfred A Knopf Inc, 2009. New York: Knopf, 2009. First edition, stated. Folio. Cloth binding, stamped in blind, 187 pp. Illustrated throughout. Startling life-size images of Lincoln's face, taken from other, much smaller photographs. Lincoln like you have never seen him. New in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Cloth. New/New. Illus.… Read more
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New York: Library of America, 1998. New York: Library of America, 1998. 869 pp. The most comprehensive gathering of Baldwin's nonfiction ever published, confirming him as a prophetic voice in American letters. With burning passion and jabbing, epigrammatic acuity, Baldwin fearlessly articulates issues of race, democracy, and American identity. New in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar… Read more
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Lincoln, Life-Size

by Kunhardt, Philip B.;Kunhardt, Peter W.

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2009
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First Edition
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9780307270818
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New York: Alfred A Knopf Inc, 2009. New York: Knopf, 2009. First edition, stated. Folio. Cloth binding, stamped in blind, 187 pp. Illustrated throughout. Startling life-size images of Lincoln's face, taken from other, much smaller photographs. Lincoln like you have never seen him. New in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Cloth. New/New. Illus.… Read more
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The Nightmare Years, 1930-1940 : Twentieth Century Journey - A Memoir of a Life & the Times (Vol. 2)

by Shirer, William L.

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Published
1984
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Fine
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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9780316787031
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Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1984. New York: Little, Brown, 1984.Book club edition, stated. 8vo. Hard cover binding, xvii, 654 pp., black and white photographs throughout. Award-willing journalist and witness to the rise of Hitler. Light shelf wear at extremities. No writing inside. Hinges sound. Fine in very good dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC).… Read more
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Beyond the Revolution: A History of American Thought from Paine to Pragmatism

by Goetzmann, William H.

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2009
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New
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Reprint
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9780465004959
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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Basic Books, 2009. New York: Basic Books, 2009. First edition, second printing. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 480 pp. A history of American innovation in political thought during the nineteenth century. New in new dust jacket.. Reprint. Hard Cover. New/New. 8vo.
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The Age of American Unreason

by Jacoby, Susan

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Published
2008
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780375423741
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New York: Pantheon, 2008. New York: Pantheon, 356 pp. An indictment of the American addiction to "infotainment". Very good in near fine dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo.
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Russian Roulette: The Inside Story of Putin's War on America and the Election of Donald Trump

by Isikoff, Michael; Corn, David

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Published
2018
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New
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First Edition
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9781538728758
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New York: Twelve, 2018. New York: Twelve, 2018. First edition, first printing, stated. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 338 pp. New in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. New/New. 8vo.
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The Rascal King : The Life and Times of James Michael Curley (1874-1958)

by Beatty, Jack

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Published
1992
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780201175998
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Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc., 1992. Reading: Addison-Wesley, 1992. First edition, first printing. 8vo. Cloth. 571 p. Index. Notes. Black and white photographs. The definitive biography of the larger-than-life James Michael Curley of Boston. Includes four newspaper clippings on Curley and the book. Fine in near fine dustjacket in mylar cover.. First… Read more
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The Great Meadow

by Roberts, Elizabeth Madox

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Published
1930
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: Viking, 1930. New York: Viking 1930. First edition. 12mo. Cloth binding, titles in gilt, decorative stamp in blind to front cover. Map endpapers of "Boone's Trace to Kentuck" as it appeared in AD 1777. 12mo. Elizabeth Madox Roberts was a Kentucky novelist and poet, primarily known for her novels and stories set in central Kentucky's Washington County,… Read more
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The Growth of the American Republic Volume One

by Morison, Samuel Eliot and Henry Steele Commager

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Published
1965
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Fair
Edition
Fifth Edition
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London: Oxford University Press, 1965. London: Oxford University Press, 1965. First edition, fifth printing, revised and corrected. Thick 8vo. Map endpapers. Black and white plates. Frontispiece portrait of Washington, 20 maps, and maps. A scholarly yet readable study of the history of the United States from 1763 through 1865, by two of the most prominent historians of the… Read more
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Eyes Behind the Lines: L Company Rangers in Vietnam, 1969

by Linderer, Gary A.

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Published
1991
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New
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First Edition
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9781568653778
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New York: Ivy Books, 1991. New York: Ivy, 1991. First edition. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 263 pp. In mid-December 1968, after recovering from wounds sustained in a mission that saw four members of a twelve-man "heavy" team killed and five more sent back to the states, Gary Linderer returned to Phu Bai to complete his tour of duty as… Read more
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Allegiance: Fort Sumter, Charleston, and the Beginning of the Civil War

by Detzer, David

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Published
2001
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New
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First Edition
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9780151006410
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New York: Harcourt, 2001. New York: Harcourt, 2001. First edition, 8vo. Hard cover binding, 367 pp. New in new dustjacket, protected with a mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. New/New. 8vo.
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"Mobilization and Education" in Schools to Keep Us Free

by Marshall, General George C. and others

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Published
1951
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Fine
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First Edition
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Atlantic City: American Association of School Administrators, 1951. Atlantic City: American Association of School Administrators, 1951. 8vo. Trade paperback. Official report from 77th Annual Convention. Includes illustrated article by Secretary of Defense General George C. Marshall, 12 pp. on the need for universal military preparedness training at the age of 18. Scarce. Fine.. First Edition. Trade Paperback. Fine. Illus. by… Read more
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The Making of Black America: Volume II: The Black Community in Modern America

by August Meier & Elliott Rudwick (Editors)

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Published
1969
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Very Good
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Reprint
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New York: Atheneum, 1969. New York: Atheneum, 1969. Reprint. 8vo. Trade paperback. Volume II only. The Black Community in Modern America, part of Studies in American Negro Life series. 507 pp. including index. Silver wraps with 1" deep rub to rear cover. Rubbing top and bottom of spine. No writing inside. Hinges sound. Text clean, spine tight. Very good.. Reprint.… Read more
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New York: Library of America, 1998. New York: Library of America, 1998. 869 pp. The most comprehensive gathering of Baldwin's nonfiction ever published, confirming him as a prophetic voice in American letters. With burning passion and jabbing, epigrammatic acuity, Baldwin fearlessly articulates issues of race, democracy, and American identity. New in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar… Read more
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New York: Library of America, 1998. New York: Library of America, 1998. 869 pp. The most comprehensive gathering of Baldwin's nonfiction ever published, confirming him as a prophetic voice in American letters. With burning passion and jabbing, epigrammatic acuity, Baldwin fearlessly articulates issues of race, democracy, and American identity. New in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar… Read more
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The Port Folio, A Monthly Miscellany

by Dennie, Joseph, ed., aka Oliver Oldschool

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Published
1809
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: Bradford & Inskeep and Inskeep & Bradford, 1809. New York: Bradford & Inskeep and Inskeep & Bradford, 1809. 8vo. Full leather. 665 pp. Rich collection of Americana. 10 engraved plates. Very good condition.. First Edition. Leather. Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 8vo.
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The Port Folio Vol. 2 Third Series

by Dennie, Joseph, ed., aka Oliver Oldschool, Franklin, Benjamin

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Published
1813
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Fair
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First Edition
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New York: Bradford & Inskeep and Inskeep & Bradford, 1813. New York: Bradford & Inskeep and Inskeep & Bradford, 1813. 8vo. Full leather. 665 pp. Rich collection of American biography, plan for a National Burying Ground, Expedition to the Pacific, Franklin's letter to Madame Helvetius is there as well. Engravings. Fold-out music. Lacking spine cloth, front hinge nearly separated,… Read more
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New York: Library of America, 1998. New York: Library of America, 1998. 869 pp. The most comprehensive gathering of Baldwin's nonfiction ever published, confirming him as a prophetic voice in American letters. With burning passion and jabbing, epigrammatic acuity, Baldwin fearlessly articulates issues of race, democracy, and American identity. New in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar… Read more
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Wooden Planes in 19th Century America

by Roberts, Kenneth D

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Published
1978
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Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780913602171
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£92.23

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Fitzwilliam: K. Roberts Pub. Co, 1978. Fitzwilliam: Roberts, 1978. Second edition. 4to. SIGNED BY ROBERTS on title page. A volume essential to the history of the hand plane. This is the first volume of Roberts's magnum opus history and description of the wooden hand plane in pre-industrial America. 218 pp., illustrated throughout. Near fine in very good dust jacket, protected… Read more
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