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THE MENTOR - MAKERS OF AMERICAN ART - December 22 1913 - Serial Number 45 - Volume 1, number 45

by Willing, J. Thomson

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1913
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First Edition
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New York: The Mentor Association - The Department of Fine Arts, 1913. Staple-bound in card covers. Edge and corner wear; no interior markings. The text of this is 12 pages about American artists, illustrated with black and white photographs. Included with the text are 6 sepia-toned gravure prints, each having the story of the subject on the… Read more
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THE MENTOR - THE STORY OF THE AMERICAN RAILROAD - July 15 1915 - Serial Number 87 - Volume 3, number 11

by Hart, Albert Bushnell

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Published
1915
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: The Mentor Association - The Department of History, 1915. Staple-bound in card covers. Light edge and corner wear with a bit of rust at the staples; no interior markings. The text of this is 12 pages about the building of the American railway system, illustrated with black and white photographs. Included with the text are… Read more
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image of THE MENTOR - FATHERS OF THE CONSTITUTION - January 15 1915 - Serial Number 75 - Volume 2, number 23

THE MENTOR - FATHERS OF THE CONSTITUTION - January 15 1915 - Serial Number 75 - Volume 2, number 23

by Hart, Albert Bushnell

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Published
1915
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: The Mentor Association - The Department of History, 1915. Staple-bound in card covers. Light edge and corner wear with a bit of rust at the staples; no interior markings. The text of this is 12 pages about the men who founded the American Constitution, illustrated with black and white photographs. Included with the text are… Read more
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THE MENTOR - JOHN PAUL JONES - October 16 1916 - Serial Number 117 - Volume 4, number 17

by Hart, Albert Bushnell

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Published
1916
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: The Mentor Association - The Department of Biography, 1916. Staple-bound in card covers. Light edge and corner wear; no interior markings. The text of this is 12 pages about John Paul Jones and the American Revolution, illustrated with black and white photographs. Included with the text are 6 sepia-toned gravure printss, each having the story… Read more
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THE MENTOR - PIONEERS OF THE GREAT WEST - February 16 1920 - Serial Number 197 - Volume 8, number 1

by Bryan, George S.

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Published
1920
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First Edition
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New York: The Mentor Association - The Department of History, 1920. Staple-bound in card covers. Edge and corner wear; no interior markings. The text of this is 12 pages about the pioneers, illustrated with black and white photographs. Included with the text are 6 sepia-toned gravure prints, each having the story of the subject on the back:… Read more
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THE ROAD LEADING HOME - A Trip Down Memory Lane

by Clelland, Ian James

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Published
2007
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780595437368
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Lincoln, Nebraska: iUniverse, 2007. (xiii) 137 pp. Personalized inscription by Ian James Clelland on the half-title page. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; store stamped. Illustrated with a map. Small town stories of family, friends, trials and triumps, the Contents are: Roots and Wings: Like a Rock;… Read more
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BETTER THAN SEX - Confessions of a Political Junkie

by Thompson, Hunter S.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1995
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Very Good
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First Printing - First Thus
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9780345396358
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New York: Ballantine Books, 1995. (xv) 250 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; slight discolouration on the lower edge of the first few pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The Contents are: The Old Woman and the Snake; Amendment IV to the U.S. Constitution; The Raven;… Read more
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Toronto: Coles Canadiana Collection - Coles Publishing, 1972. (xii) 387 pp. Trade paperback format. This was originally published in Boston in 1856. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; clipped on the upper right of the front endpaper. The Contents are: Publishers' Advertisement by John P. Jewett; Author's Preface; Introduction; St. Catharines; Toronto; Hamilton;… Read more
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WAR ON THE WHITE SLAVE TRADE

by Bell, Ernest A. (editor/author) (Edwin W. Sims; William Alexander Coote; D. F. Sutherland; Florence Mabel Dedrick; Ophelia Amigh; Charles N. Crittenton; Clifford G. Roe; James Bronson Reynolds; Winfield Scott Hall; William T. Belfeld; Harry A. Parkin)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1980
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Very Good
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Later Printing
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Toronto: Coles Canadiana Collection - Coles Publishing, 1980. 476 pp. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; a few of the pages were not properly separated by the printer and now have somewhat rough edges. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Originally published in Chicago in 1909, this essay collection contains: Preface; Introduction; History… Read more
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HISTORY OF THE INDIAN WARS

by Trumbull, Henry

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1972
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Very Good
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First Printing - First Thus
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Toronto: Coles Canadiana Collection - Coles Publishing, 1972. (vii) 320 pp. Trade paperback format. This was originally published in Boston in 1846. Wear around the edges with some creasing on the spine; no interior markings. The full title of this is: HISTORY OF THE INDIAN WARS: To Which Is Prefixed a Short Account of the Discovery… Read more
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THE EXPLORATIONS OF PERE MARQUETTE

by Kjelgaard, Jim

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Published
1951
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Very Good
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First Printing - First Thus
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New York: Landmark Books - Random House, 1951. (x) 181 pp. Green cloth decorated in orange and dark green on the front panel and spine; illustrated endpapers; yellow upper edge. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; no interior markings. Illustrated with drawings by Stephen J. Voorhies. The Contents are: Foreword by R. N. Hamilton;… Read more
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THE WORLD THE SLAVEHOLDERS MADE - Two Essays in Interpretation

by Genovese, Eugene D.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1971
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Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Printing
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9780394716763
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$12.95

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New York: Vintage Books - Random House, 1971. (x) 274 pp. Vintage Book V676. Light edge and corner wear with a faintly creased and slightly faded spine; creased on the lower right corner of the front cover; not store stamped. Included is a dropped-in, mildly racist, highly collectible postcard that was published by Asheville Post Card Co.… Read more
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PIERRE TOUSSAINT - A Citizen of Old New York

by Sheehan, Arthur; Sheehan, Elizabeth

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1955
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: P. J. Kennedy and Sons, 1955. 257 pp. Navy blue cloth lettered in silver on the spine; black and white frontis illustration. Chipping on the corners and around the edges of the dustjacket with some loss at the foot of the spine; price intact; no interior markings. The story of a freed slave in New… Read more
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BASEBALL: OUR GAME

by Thorn, John

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1995
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Very Good
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First Printing - First Thus
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9780146001116
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New York: Penguin 60s, 1995. 55 pp. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; clipped on the upper right corner of the front endpaper; no interior markings. The Chapters are: America Learns to Play; The Charm of the Game; The National Pastime; Play for Play; A Model Institution; The Fifties; The Sixties; The Seventies; The… Read more
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AMERICA'S MAJOR AIR DISASTERS - True Stories of Heroism, Terror and Death in the Skies

by Halacy, D. S. Jr.

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Published
1961
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Very Good-
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First Edition
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Derby, Connecticut: Monarch Books, 1961. 139 pp. Monarch Book MA316. Edge and corner wear with faint creasing on the spine; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction; Flight 629 - Denver to Portland; The Mystery Bombings; Rendezvous at Painted Desert; Collision Over the City; Holocaust on Rikers Island; The Electra Crashes; and Conclusion.. First Edition. Soft… Read more
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THE TEXAS RANGERS

by Conway, John

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Published
1963
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First Edition
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Derby, Connecticut: Monarch Books, 1963. 140 pp. Monarch Book MA333. Light edge and corner wear with some creasing on the upper left of the back cover and an uncreased spine; small price sticker inside; no other interior markings. Subtitled: A Concise History of the Most Colorful Law Enforcement Group in the Frontier West. The Contents… Read more
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DODGE CITY - Queen of Cowtowns

by Vestal, Stanley

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1957
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First Printing - First Thus
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New York: Bantam Books, 1957. 246 pp. Bantam Book F1687. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; some darkening around the edges. Illustrated with drawings of handguns. Subtitled: The Wickedest Little City in America: 1872 - 1886, the Contents are: Survey; Pistol Practice; Boot Hill; The Bloody Woman; Vigilantes; The Buffalo; The Hide… Read more
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HITS, RUNS AND ERRORS

by Smith, Robert

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Published
1949
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Very Good-
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First Edition
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New York: Dell Books, 1949. 192 pp. Dell Map Back 292. Light edgewear with creasing on the corners and spine; no interior markings. Cover art by H. E. Vallely. The Contents are: As It Was in the Beginning; Round Plate and Square Pitch; The King, the Captain and the Boss; The Great Rebellion; Gunpowder for… Read more
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THE BANTAM STORY - Twenty-five Years of Paperback Publishing

by Petersen, Clarence

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Published
1970
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: Bantam Books, 1970. (vii) 118 pp. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine and a small discoloured patch on the upper left of the front cover; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Paperback Revolution: 1777 - 1945; The Bantam Takes Flight: 1946 - 1954; A New Direction: 1954; It's What's… Read more
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HOW TO DO CIVIL WAR RESEARCH

by Sauers, Richard A.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781580970419
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Conshohocken, Pennsylvania: Combined Publishing, 2000. 160 pp. Trade paperback format. Light wear on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The Chapters are: Focusing; Setting Out on Your Journey; Finding the Information You Need: People; Books: Primary Sources; Bibliographies; Biographies; Chronologies; Basic Reference Sources; Card Catalogs;… Read more
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