American from Wheen O'Books

New Arrivals

No cover image available

None Shall Look Back: A Story of the American Civil War;

by Gordon, Caroline

Seller
Wheen O'Books
Item Price
$72.65

Show Details

Description:
Lonodn, Constable, 1937;. 1st edition. Hardback. Very good/ No dust jacket. 442pp. Blue covers with dark blue title on spine. " A whole vanished world comes vigorously to life in these pages." .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$72.65
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
New York, Doubleday & Co, 1965;. Hardback. Very good/ Dust jacket Good+. xi, 555pp with Maps & Map on endpapers. Grey cloth covers with green cloth spine. Protected dust jacket has light edge wear. Please note heavy book, some extra postage may be required. .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$11.18
No cover image available

Vittles and Vice;

by Bronte, Patricia Illustrated by Franklin McMahon

Seller
Wheen O'Books
Item Price
$20.96

Show Details

Description:
Chicargo, Henry Regnery Co, 1952;. 1st edition. Hardback. Very Good/ Dust jacket poor. 191pp with illustrations by Franklin McMahon. Decorated endpapers. Black covers with blind title on front, silver title on spine. Protected dust jhacket ha piece missing from the back, edge wear, price intact. " An extraordinary guide to what's cooking on Chicago's Near North Side." .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.96
No cover image available

Skinny Island. More Tales of Manhattan;

by Auchincloss, Louis

Seller
Wheen O'Books
ISBN
9780297792666
Item Price
$11.18

Show Details

Description:
London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1988; 0 297 79266 0. 1st UK Edition; Nr Fine/ Dw Nr Fine; 230pp; Black covers with gilt title on spine; Dust wrapper has price intact. " The tales weave a larger pattern of human strengthes & foibles that bemuses the mind & touches the heart." .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$11.18
No cover image available

The Cheechako. A Novel of the Alaska-Yukon Gold Rush;

by Ames, Robert Andrew

Seller
Wheen O'Books
Item Price
$22.35

Show Details

Description:
NY, Lothrop, Lee & Shepard; 1958;. 1st Edit; 242pp;Brown cloth covers with black title on front & spine;Nr Fine/D J Very good Dust jacket has small closed tear at back flap, edge wear, price clipped. f .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$22.35
No cover image available

Betsy Ross. QuakerRebel being The True Story of the Romantic Life of the Maker of the First American Flag;

by Parry, Edwin Satterthwaite. Illustrated by J. L. G. Ferris and Edwin John Prittie

Seller
Wheen O'Books
Item Price
$13.97

Show Details

Description:
Philadelphia, The John Winston Company, 1930;. Hardback. Very good/ No dj. xviii,252pp with coloured frontis. & illustrations by J. L. G. Ferris and Edwin John Prittie. Blue cover swith gilt decoration & lettering. Some faint foxing at prelims. Gift inscription. Written by a Lineal Descendent of Betsy Ross. .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$13.97
No cover image available

The Struggle for Negro Equality;

by Saunders, John & Parker, Albert

Seller
Wheen O'Books
Item Price
$9.78

Show Details

Description:
New York, Pioneer Publishers, 1943;. Second, enlarged edition, 1943; Softcover. 47pp. In good condition. " This pamphlet proposes to examine the real reasons for the existence of race prejudice against the Negro. We are interested in knowing the cause; we also want to apply the real remedy. " .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$9.78
No cover image available

Prairie Days ; or, Our Home in the Far West;

by Sleight, Mary B.

Seller
Wheen O'Books
Item Price
$8.38

Show Details

Description:
London, Shaw, nd;. Hardback; Poor/ No dj; 396pp plus 16pp Publishers catalogue Lacks ffep & title page, page 43/4 torn o/w a good reading copy with delightful Illustrations; Decorated pictorial covers a bit soiled. .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$8.38
No cover image available

The Empire Builders. The Saga of the 49th Parallel;

by Case, Robert Ormond

Seller
Wheen O'Books
Item Price
$13.97

Show Details

Description:
London, Aldus Publications, 1948;. 1st UK Edition; Hbk; Nr fine/ Dw very good; 310pp; Red covers with gilt ttile on spine; Dust wrapper has edge wear, slight soil. .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$13.97