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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
A NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF DAVID CROCKETT

A NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF DAVID CROCKETT by David "Davy" Crockett

Philadelphia And Boston: E. L. Carey and A. Hart. & Allen & Ticknor, 1834. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo ...

$7,725.00
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
Manual of Rifle Practice

Manual of Rifle Practice by Wingate, George W

George Wingate entered the Civil War as a private in the New York State Guard. He soon discovered that the militia had very poo...

$5,000.00
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
HISTORICAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL RECORD OF THE CATTLE INDUSTRY AND THE CATTLEMEN OF TEXAS AND THE ADJACENT TERRITORY

HISTORICAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL RECORD OF THE CATTLE INDUSTRY AND THE CATTLEMEN OF TEXAS AND THE ADJACENT TERRITORY by James Cox

1895. Folio. 743pp, illustrated with plates, portraits, index to the historical section, index of biographies, and an index of i...

$4,700.00
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
Significant Archive of 94 Unique Items of HLS, HNS & TLS Communication Plus Ephemera; [Jesuit Relations]

Significant Archive of 94 Unique Items of HLS, HNS & TLS Communication Plus Ephemera; [Jesuit Relations] by Thwaites, Reuben Gold

Madison, WI: Burrows Brothers / Arthur H. Clark Co, 1902. Fine. This historical archive includes the following: [A] 8.5"...

$4,500.00
New York City Deed Dated December 24, 1696.

New York City Deed Dated December 24, 1696. by Tinehoven, Luke and Sampson Benson

New York City Deed Dated December 24, 1696. A Manuscript document in English recording a transfer of ownership from Luke van Thi...

$4,000.00
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



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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