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History of the Indian Tribes of North America. With biographical sketches and anecdotes of the principal chiefs

History of the Indian Tribes of North America. With biographical sketches and anecdotes of the principal chiefs by McKenney, Thomas L. and James Hall

A handsome set, with original wrappers, of this landmark of American publishing history, "one of the most costly and important e...

$125,000.00
TEXAS:SIGNED, THE RISE, PROGRESS, AND PROSPECTS OF THE REPUBLIC OF TEXAS. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. IN TWO VOLUMES.

TEXAS:SIGNED, THE RISE, PROGRESS, AND PROSPECTS OF THE REPUBLIC OF TEXAS. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. IN TWO VOLUMES. by Kennedy, William

London: R. Hastings,, 1841. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Signed by Author(s). 1st Pr...

$14,475.00
American State Papers

American State Papers by CONGRESS, United States

1832 1ed 38v HUGE American State Papers Maps INDIANS China Lewis Clark COMPLETE "the most important executive and legislative ...

$7,500.00
AMERICANA. Eight Cocktail Napkins, Hand Blocked, with Recipes and the Histories of Eight Famous Drinks

AMERICANA. Eight Cocktail Napkins, Hand Blocked, with Recipes and the Histories of Eight Famous Drinks by PROHIBTION COCKTAIL BOOK

NP. No Date. Circa 1925. FIRST, AND ONLY, EDITION. Oblong octavo. Illustrated with 8 hand blocked, hand coloured cocktail napk...

£5,000.00
Algemeine Geschichte Der Länder Un Völker Von America.

Algemeine Geschichte Der Länder Un Völker Von America. by Schröter, Johann Friedrich

Halle: Johann Justinus Gebauer, 1752, 1753. 1st. Hardcover. Very good. Compiled and translated by Johann Friedrich Schröt...

$6,120.00
Magnalia Christi Americana: Or, The Ecclesiastical History Of New-England, From Its First Planting In The Year 1620, Unto The Year Of Our Lord 1698

Magnalia Christi Americana: Or, The Ecclesiastical History Of New-England, From Its First Planting In The Year 1620, Unto The Year Of Our Lord 1698 by Mather, Cotton

Folio, recently rebound in calf, consists of 7 books in one volume, folding map (linen-backed), [30], map, 38, [2], 75, 238, [2]...

$6,000.00
A History of the Campaigns of 1780 and 1781, in the Southern Provinces of North America

A History of the Campaigns of 1780 and 1781, in the Southern Provinces of North America by TARLETON Lieutenant-Colonel [Banastre]

London: T. Cadell, 1787. First edition, with errata page. expertly rebacked preserving original spine strip, full original tree...

$6,000.00
Observations on the Means of Preserving the Health of Soldiers and Sailors; and on the Duties of the Medical Department of the Army and Navy; with Remarks on Hospitals and Their Internal Arrangement.

Observations on the Means of Preserving the Health of Soldiers and Sailors; and on the Duties of the Medical Department of the Army and Navy; with Remarks on Hospitals and Their Internal Arrangement. by Cutbush, Edward

Philadelphia: Thomas Dobson , 1808. FIRST EDITION of the First American work on naval medicine. Edward Cutbush ( 1772-1843 ) r...

$5,000.00
Declaration of Independence Stereotyped Broadside Published By Prentiss Whitney and The Boston Bewick Company 1835

Declaration of Independence Stereotyped Broadside Published By Prentiss Whitney and The Boston Bewick Company 1835 by Whitney, Prentiss; Thomas Jefferson (Author); Boston Bewick Company (Engraving)

Boston, MA: Prentiss Whitney / Boston Bewick Company, 1835. Broadside. Fine. 26 x 21 x 1.0. "Paper on cloth backing, hand-co...

$4,500.00
A Manual of Military Surgery

A Manual of Military Surgery by [Confederate Imprint] (CHISOLM, JOHN JULIAN) By Order of the Surgeon General

Richmond Virginia: Ayers & Wade, 1863. Very good. 12 mo. (7 x 4 1/2 inches) 298 + (1) pages, 30 lithographed black and white pl...

$3,750.00
Picturesque St. Paul

Picturesque St. Paul by Pyle, J. G., editor

Saint Paul, Mn: Northwestern Photo Co, 1880. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good. Quarto. The rare album of photogravures by George W. J...

$3,600.00
AMERICAN SCENERY; or Land, Lake, and River. Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature. (Two Volumes) From Drawings by W. H. Bartlett, Engraved in the First Style of the Art, By R. Wallis, J. Cousen, Willmore, Brandard, Adlard, Richardson, &c.

AMERICAN SCENERY; or Land, Lake, and River. Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature. (Two Volumes) From Drawings by W. H. Bartlett, Engraved in the First Style of the Art, By R. Wallis, J. Cousen, Willmore, Brandard, Adlard, Richardson, &c. by Bartlett, W. H., illustrator; Willis, N. P., Text

London: George Virtue, 1840. First edition. 2 volumes bound in extra gilt-ornamental red full leather with panels, raised bands,...

$3,500.00
Travels through the interior parts of North America in the years 1766, 1767, and 1768

Travels through the interior parts of North America in the years 1766, 1767, and 1768 by Carver, Jonathan

London: Printed for the Author, 1778. First edition. Bound in 3/4 calf with raised bands and gilt titles, decorative endpapers. ...

$3,500.00
The Naval and Military Exploits Which Have Distinguished the Reign of George the Third

The Naval and Military Exploits Which Have Distinguished the Reign of George the Third by Jehoshaphat Aspin

Few scratches on hinge, slight discoloration of cover, mild age-browning of pages, Very little foxing. Five raised bands on spin...

$3,500.00



America has a rich and vibrant history, so it is only appropriate that the Biblio Rare Book Room has a fantastic selection of rare American history books. From biographies of famous and influential American politicians to books on inspiring Civil War battles, there is something for everyone in the Biblio Rare Book Room. The rare American history books section not only includes books, but famous maps, proclamations, and other ephemera as well that will surely increase the value of your rare and antique book collection.

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