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Stories of Immigrant Life: 97 Orchard Street, New York

by Granfield, Linda; Alda, Arlene

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Veery Books
Published
2001
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Near Fine
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$16.00

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New York: Tundra Books, Lower East SIde Tenement Museum, 2001. 55 pp. From the back cover: 'The Gumpertz, the Confinos, the Rogarshevskys, the Baldizzis: four of the hundreds of families whose first home in the New Wolrd was a dar, crowded tenement on New York's Lower East Side at 97 Orchard Street. Linda Granfield brings to life conditions that were… Read more
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The Life and Work of Edward Hicks

by Beans, L. L

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Published
1951
Condition
Very Good
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$18.00

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Trenton, New Jersey: The Author, 1951. 32 pp. illustrated. Staples rusting, very light wear. One of 799 copies printed. The author: 'I was born in Newtown, Pennsylvania in 1904, and lived there the first 24 years of my life. My home was only a five minute walk from Edward Hicks' workshop, which, unfortunately, was destroyed by fire during the early… Read more
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La Follette's Autobiography: A Personal Narrative of Political Experience

by La Follette, Robert M

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
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$9.00

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Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press, 1982. pp. 349. Clean, newish, but for small water stain. 'For an understanding of Bossism, Reform, and Progressivism as they were known in the United States between 1890 and 1912, this book is the most illunimating as well as the most interesting work in existence. . . In the stormy period here covered many… Read more
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Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts including Americana; 14 June 2005; Sale No. 1534

by Christie's

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Veery Books
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
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$19.00

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New York: Christie's, New York, 2005. 311 pp. 482 lots. Many excellent illustrations in color including full page reproductions of both Alexander Wilson's and Audubon's Carolina Parrot or Parakeet. . Wraps. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Cancionero Popular Americano: 75 Canciones de las Republicas Americanas

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Published
1950
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Very Good
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$28.00

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Washington, D.C.: Union Panamericana, 1950. 127 pp. 75 songs are presented in simple piano arrangements with lyrics between staves. Adios, florecita blanca, Mi carino, Adelita, Mi dicha lejana, E1Aguinaldo, Mi pollera , Amenca, The Beautiful, Naci en la cumbre, Bainyin, Old Folks at Home, Angelique, o!, Pajarillo barranqueno, El arroyo que murmura, EI palito, Ay ay ay!, La paloma, Ay!… Read more
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Americana, With a Special Section on Slavery and the Negro; Catalogue Fifty [50], November, 1972

by Hayman, Robert G. [bookseller]

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
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Carey, Ohio: Robert G. Hayman, 1972. 88 pp.+index. 774 items. Catalog Sticker at bottom of spine. 'Home of the Moonshiner' on cover. Approx. 15 b&w illus. A vintage Ohio antiquarian bookseller catalogue. There are 150 items listed in a special section entitled 'A Collection of Books, Pamphlets, and Other Printed Material Relating to American Slavery and the Black Man.'… Read more
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Fine Books and Manuscripts Including Americana; November 30, 2005; Sale NO8135

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Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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New York: Sotheby's New York, 2005. 136 pp. 100 lots. Nicely illustrated highlights include: lot 5: John James Audubon and John Bachman, Quadrupeds of North America; lot 8: A very fine example of an English cottage-roof binding, in a handsome state of preservation, for $21,600; lot 15: The earliest surviving Samuel Clemens manuscript, a four stanza poem from 1856, for… Read more
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New Haven: William Reese Co. Bookseller's Catalogues nos. 231, 234 N.D., ca. 2005. 231: lists 221 items 'relating to issues of slavery and abolition in the Atlantic world in the 17th to 19th centuries. While a number of items have to do with slavery in the United States, the greater part is devoted to larger field, particularly Caribbean slavery, the… Read more
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New York: Sotheby, Parke-Bernet, 1972. 147 pp. 179 Lots. About 100 illustrations, perhaps 10 in color. Including Benbridge, Cassatt, Hassam, Inness, Kensett, Neagle, Raphaelle, Rembrandt, and Rubens Peale, Stuart, Tate, Charles Hawthorne, George Henry Hall, Guy Wiggins, John Frederick Peto, John Singer Sargent, Carl Oscar Borg, William De La Montainge Cary, Gilbert Gaul, Edwin Willard Deming, Charles Craig, W. Meuttman,… Read more
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Fine Books and Manuscripts, including Americana; December 12, 2001; Sale Number N0 7746

by Sotheby's

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Veery Books
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good
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$22.00

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New York: Sotheby's, 2001. 378 pp., 418 lots, Addendum, 8 pp. Some tiny imperfections, some creasing and soiling to fore edge of addendum. Includes 8 pp. insert Addendum lot 223A, the letters of J. D. Salinger to his Daughter Peggy, estimated at $250-350,000, which did not sell. The letters are described at length with several illustrations. Some highlights: lot… Read more
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image of Highly Important American Historical Documents, Autograph Letters and Manuscripts: The Property of the Elsie O. And Philip D. Sang Foundation; Part Four [4], June, 1980

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New York: Sotheby Parke Bernet, 1980. unpag. Lots 865-1053. Square format. Small catalogue sticker at bottom of spine. Prices realized laid in. More than 70 illustrations in black and white, including John Adams, John Quincy Adams, John Alden, Benedict Arnold, Jefferson Davis, Edison, Eisenhower, Fourteenth Amendment, Robert Frost, Ulysses S. Grant, Horace Greeley, Alexander Hamilton, John Hancock, Benjamin Harrison, Thomas… Read more
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$11.00