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cover of Americas in the Age of Revolution, 1750-1850

Americas in the Age of Revolution, 1750-1850

by Langley, Lester D

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1996
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New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Langley compares the political and… Read more
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cover of The War Years, complete in four bolumes

The War Years, complete in four bolumes

by Sandburg, Carl

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Published
1939
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Fine
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First Edition
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New York: Harcourt Brace & Company, 1939. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Good. Complete four-volume set comprising the then definitive biography of our 16th President, Abraham Lincoln, bound in Imperial octavo format, protected in original publisher's plain tan wrappers with cameo cut-out revealing titles at spines, in easily Good condition, moderately worn, but intact and complete. Bound handsomely in dark… Read more
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cover of The Writings of Abraham Lincoln, complete in eight volumes

The Writings of Abraham Lincoln, complete in eight volumes

by Lincoln, Abraham; Arthur Brooks Lapsley, ed

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Published
1923
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Very Good
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Constitution Edition
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1923. Constitution Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean set of hardcover copies, complete in eight volumes, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs but for extensive gift inscription at second free endpaper and signs of removal of bookplate of Volume 1 and inscriptions at each first free endpaper of… Read more
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cover of With Kennedy

With Kennedy

by Salinger, Pierre

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1966
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First Edition
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New York: Doubleday & Company, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. As New. An absolutely gorgeous rebound copy, a Presentation Copy with creamy, bright red full goat Morocco leather, with gilt ruling to front and rear panel, and five gilt-ruled raised bands, with gilt lettering and devices in the four compartments. SIGNED by Pierre Salinger, President John F. Kennedy's Press… Read more
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Springfield, Illinois: E.L. Merritt & Brother, 1870. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair. A First Edition, Debates and Proceedings of the Constitutional Convention of the State of Illinois, convened at the City of Springfield, Tuesday, December 13, 1869, Volume I, having been recorded by the stenographers Ely, Burnham and Bartlett. Marbled paper over boards, brown cloth tips-backed, original boards present… Read more
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cover of Important Documents Which Accompanied the Message of the President of the United States at the Opening of the Second Session of the Eleventh Congress

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New-York: Prior and Dunning, printed by Southwick & Pelsue, Printers, 1809. First Edition. Softcover. Good. An apparent First Edition of this important State Paper, being an extraordinary record of correspondence between U.S. government officials and envoys and other representatives of the King of England and His Majesty's Council and French equivalents. Spine of the original publication is taped… Read more
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cover of A Declaration Published in Maryland; Captain William Stone's Resignation of the Government; Order for Settling the Government of Maryland

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Washington, D.C: Peter Force. Reprint Edition. Softcover. Good. Virtually certainly a reprint by the Peter Force who published enormous quantities of American and then U.S. historical documents, looking virtually identical to other reprinted documents of his dating to the 1830s. Single elephant folio-sized sheet, folded thrice, one fold about 3/4 split, some foxing thereto, but still completely and… Read more
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cover of New Englands Trials, Declaring the successe of 80 Ships employed thither within these eight yeares; and the benefit of that Countrey by Sea and Land . . .

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Washington, D.C: Peter Force, 1837. Reprint Edition. Softcover. Very Good. . . . and the title continues: "With the present estate of that happie Plantation, begun but by 60 weake men in the yeare 1620. And how to build a Fleete of good Shippes to make a little Nauie Royall. Written by Captaine John Smith, sometimes Governour of… Read more
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cover of Americans All Victory Liberty LoanPublished by NP ND, NP

Americans All Victory Liberty LoanPublished by NP ND, NP

by Christy, Howard Chandler

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Published
1917
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Fine
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First Edition
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Boston: Forbes, 1917. First Edition. Fine. Howard Chandler Christy. A virtually pristine exemplar of a finely pulled original lithograph mounted professionally on linen cloth, measuring 44 1/2" x 30 3/4" tall and wide, respectively. Drawn by the American artist and illustrator, Howard Chandler Christy, who was most famous for the "Christy Girl." The author honed his skills doing… Read more
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cover of American State Papers. Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States, from the Second Session of the Nineteenth to the Second Session of the Twenty-First Congress, Commencing January 12, 1827, and ending March 1, 1824-1827, Class VI, Volumes II and III, Naval Affairs

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Washington: Gales & Seaton, 1860. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Sterling condition hardcover copies, Volume II, rebound in a creamy black buckram cloth and with new endpapers and gilt-stamped titles to spines, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; ex-library, but only minimally so, there being an ink-stamp to each… Read more
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cover of American State Papers. Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States, from the First Session of the Fourteenth to the Second Session of the Seventeenth Congress, Inclusive, commencing March 3, 1815 and ending March 3, 1823 Class IV, Commerce and Navigation Volume II

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Washington: Gales and Seaton, 1834. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Rebound in black cloth with gilt lettering to spine, new endpapers. Bump to bottom edge. Outer leaves tanned, dampstaining to top and side margins, a few small… Read more
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cover of The Congressional Globe: containing the debates, proceedings, laws, etc., of the First and Second Sessions, Thirty-Fourth Congress

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Washington: John C. Rives, 1856. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair. A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete. Faint white lettering of call number at spine and punched stamp are only signs of ex-library status (Hill Reference Library, Saint Paul). Marbled paper over boards, brown leather-backed, and with gilt lettering to spine, original boards present, attached, but joints… Read more
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cover of The Congressional Globe: containing the debates, proceedings, laws, etc., of the Second Session of the Thirty-Third Congress, Volume XXX

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Washington: John C. Rives, 1855. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete. An absolutely indispensable collection of primary documents suitable for students and historians of U.S. history. Faint white lettering of call number at spine and punched stamp are only signs of ex-library status (Hill Reference Library, Saint Paul). Marbled paper over… Read more
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cover of The Congressional Globe: containing the debates, proceedings, laws, etc., of the Second Session of the Thirty-Third Congress, Volume XXX

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Washington: John C. Rives, 1855. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair. A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and fairly sturdy. Faint white lettering of call number at spine and punched stamp are only signs of ex-library status (Hill Reference Library, Saint Paul). Original boards present, attached, but loose, still hanging by string. Marbled paper over boards, brown… Read more
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cover of Appendix to The Congressional Globe: containing speeches and important state papers, etc., of the First Session, Thirty-Fourth Congress

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Washington: John C. Rives, 1856. First Edition. Hardcover. Poor. This particular Appendix to the Congressional Globe is valuable for the perspectives it provides regarding the vexed question of slavery versus abolition for the State of Kansas. Covers present but detached, first signature present but detached, predictable age-toning to text, foxing, spotting, light soiling to endpapers, etc., and with… Read more
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cover of The Congressional Globe: containing the debates, proceedings, laws, etc., of the First and Second Sessions, Thirty-Fourth Congress

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Washington: John C. Rives, 1856. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair. A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete. Faint white lettering of call number at spine and punched stamp are only signs of ex-library status (Hill Reference Library, Saint Paul). Marbled paper over boards, brown leather-backed, and with gilt lettering to spine, original boards present, attached, but loose,… Read more
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cover of Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1961; the Continental Congress, September 5, 1774, to October 21, 1788; and the Congress of the United States from the First to the Eighty-sixth Congress, March 4, 1789, to January 3, 1961, inclusive

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Washington, D.C: United States Government Printing Office, 1961. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Eighty-fifth Congress 2nd Session, House Document No. 442. Includes listings of Officers of the Executive Branch of Government, The Continental Congress, and members of The Congress of the United States from the First Congress thru the Eighty-sixth Congress. Individual biographies listed alphabetically from page 455… Read more
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cover of The Congressional Globe: Containing The Debates and Proceedings of the First Session of the Thirty-Fifth Congress: Also, of the Special Session of the Senate, Part 2

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Washington: John C. Rives, 1858. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. An absolutely indispensable item for U.S. historians and those interested especially in primary documents. A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and still fairly sturdy, a quite scarce item in the trade. Call letter to spine bottom. Present but detaching front board, exposed to strings but still… Read more
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Washington: John C. Rives, 1854. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. An item indispensable for U.S. historians and for those interested in primary documents. A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and fairly sturdy. Faint white lettering of call number at spine and punched stamp are only signs of ex-library status (Hill Reference Library, Saint Paul). Marbled paper… Read more
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cover of Appendix to The Congressional Globe: Containing The Debates and Proceedings of the First Session, Thirty-Third Congress: containing Speeches, Important State Papers, etc., New Series . . . Vol. XXXI

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Washington: John C. Rives, 1854. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and still fairly sturdy, being a quite scarce item in the trade. Call letter to spine bottom, punched ex-library stamp at title page, else clean and unmarked. Present but detaching front board, exposed to strings but still holding. Half-leather bound… Read more
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