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Image for Facts and Figures about Kansas An Emigrants' and Settlers' Guide; Containing Reliable Information As to the Advantages of the State of Kansas, the Finest Fruit, Grain, Stock, and Farming Country in America. with a Correct Map of the State of Kansas.

Facts and Figures about Kansas An Emigrants' and Settlers' Guide; Containing Reliable Information As to the Advantages of the State of Kansas, the Finest Fruit, Grain, Stock, and Farming Country in America. with a Correct Map of the State of Kansas.

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Lawrence, Kansas, Blackburn & Co.: 1870

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2680

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


EX-LIBRARY with usual markings. Rebound with paper boards and cloth tape spine. Map missing. Text shows light dampstaining to a few pages as well as a few small tears, smudging, and light soiling. Most markings in pencil, this copy could easily be restored and rebound. ; A very scarce "Manifest Destiny" style emigrant guide from the settlement period of central and western Kansas. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 64 pages View more info

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The Lawyer Looks Beyond the Law. Essays in Human Dignity

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, Catholic University Of America Press: 1951

Seller ID: 4654

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Former owner's name and information on front end papers. Light amount of marginalia and underlining throughout text. Jacket has a 1" closed tear to its front cover portion and rubbing at all edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Children's Mother Goose: The Most Complete Mother Goose Published in America 700 Rhymes

By: N/A

Price: $360.00

Publisher: Chicago, Reilly & Lee Co.: 1921

Seller ID: 149

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Green cloth covers show light rubbing at spine ends and corners. Paper paste over illustration on front cover shows scattered chips along edges as well as light foxing and surface wear. Illustration remains bright. Hinges are a little loose but text remains clean and tight. View more info

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Rand McNally Cosmopolitan World Atlas

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Rand McNally: 1959

Seller ID: 3521

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Blue cover with gilt lettering on front & spint. Tiny rubs at corners. Dust jacket is discolored from shelf life with numerous chips & tears. Previous owner name neatly written on fep. Large full color removable United States map in pocket on fep. Includes: The physical world in maps, 119 pages of the political World in maps in full color, 16 pages of comparative world maps in full color, 12 pages of principal places of interest in America with many excellent photographs of our scenic country, 25 pages of selected world information, 26 pages of selected United States information tables, 19 pag... View more info

3600 Strong: an honor roll of the men and women of The Procter & Gamble Companies and The Buckeye Cotton Oil Company who joined the Armed Forces of the United States of America and those of the Dominion of Canada during the years 1940-1945.

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Procter and Gamble: 1947

Seller ID: 984

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Covers show moderate general wear. Corners bumped. Binding tight. Moisture damage effecting back half of book at bottom edge (5" circular stain). View more info

the History of North America (20 volumes

By: N/A

Price: $325.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, George Barrie & Sons: 1903

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 1458

Condition: Good+


#309 of 1000. 3/4 bound in black leather with blue/white marble board covers. All volumes show light to moderate edge wear. All bindings tight though a few volumes show cracking to hinges (internal and external). View more info

American Poetry-The Nineteenth Century (Complete in 2 Volumes)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Library of America: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6009

Condition: Near Fine


0940450607 with 094045078x Volume 1 Is the first printing, vol. 2 is the fifth printing. Both books show a small amount of rubbing. Both volumes are in slipcase with light to moderate corner bumps. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Voices from an Earlier America. an Anthology of Poetry Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries.

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Westvaco Corporation: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6148

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Fine condition book in a slipcase with light wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 308 pages View more info

Voices from an Earlier America. an Anthology of Poetry Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries.

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Westvaco Corporation: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6149

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Spine sun faded, otherwise fine condition book in a slipcase with light wear. Laid in is a bookplate with an image from the book. It is printed Ex Libris with a blank space and then printed Presented by under which it is signed, in pen, "Deen and Brad Thompson" Presumably, by Illustrator Bradbury Thompson's wife [Della] Deen Dodge Thompson. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 308 pages View more info

The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church According to the Use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1929

Seller ID: 6066

Condition: Very Good-


Covers a bit soiled with light edge wear. Personal bookplate on front paste down. Clean and well bound text. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

"Palace and Cottage; Or, Young America in France and Switzerland. a Story of Travel and Adventure (#5 in the Young America Abroad Series) "

By: "optic, Oliver"

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Lee And Shepard Publishers: 1868

Edition: Unstated Possible First

Seller ID: 5331

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Reprint edition in decorative red cloth cover showing light wear to edges and bright decorations. Former owner's name, 1920 date, and a pasted author review present at front end pages, otherwise free from writing or marks and soundly bound. ; "12mo - over 6¾"" - 7¾"" tall" View more info

Image for View Larger Imageandis-Moe Ancestors in America 1741-1990

View Larger Imageandis-Moe Ancestors in America 1741-1990

By: Bakewell, Lois Andis

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Salem, OR, Author: 1991

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3355

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Covers show light wear at edges. Binding and hinges sound. Text shows 3 or 4 small smudges but is otherwise clean. Jacket is slightly toned with rubbing and light chipping at the edges. Author signed and dedicated "Complimentary copy" bookplate affixed to front pastedown. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 372 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The New America; a Study in Immigration

By: Barnes, Mary Clark and Lemuel Call Barnes

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Fleming H. Revell: 1913

Seller ID: 5929

Condition: Good


Brown paper covers are worn at corners and spine ends with heavy creasing to spine cover and a small amount of loss at the bottom of the spine. Former owner's name signed on front cover and half title pages. The text is unmarked and the binding is tender though sound. View more info

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William Bartram Travels and Other Writings

By: Bartram, William & Thomas P. Slaughter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Library of America: 1996

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 3194

ISBN: 1883011116

Condition: Fine


Slipcover has light wear and soiling to shelf edge. Stated first printing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 734 pages View more info

Image for Diamond Anniversary Memoirs of the Midwest Reginal Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church of America 1885-1960 1886-1961

Diamond Anniversary Memoirs of the Midwest Reginal Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church of America 1885-1960 1886-1961

By: Billie Hoy (editor)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Salina, Kansas, Arrow Printing Co.: 1961

Seller ID: 1958

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Book shows very light soiling to the outside covers. Rear hinge weak. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 154 pages View more info

Seeds of Anger: Revolts in America, 1907-1771

By: Booth, Sally Smith

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hastings House: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6139

ISBN: 0803867425

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


There is a small inked remainder mark on the top edge of the text block; Volume remains very tight and is otherwise Fine; DJ shows light chipping over foot of spine, though is otherwise clean, bright, and intact. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 301 pages View more info

Handbook of the United States of America and Guide to Emigration Giving the Latest and Most Complete Statistics of the Government, Army, Navy, Diplomatic Relations, Finance, Revenue, Tariff, Land Sales, Homestead and Naturalization Laws...

By: Brockett, L. P. (compiler)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Gaylord Watson: 1880

Seller ID: 1091

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Covers show moderate edge wear with bumped corners and fraying spine ends. Hinges tight, binding slightly loose. Text shows reading wear including smudges and page creases. Foxing is also visible on a few pages. View more info

Image for A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth of Nations. Volume 3 Canadian and British-American Colonial Law

A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth of Nations. Volume 3 Canadian and British-American Colonial Law

By: Brown, C. R. ; Maxwell, P. A. ; Maxwell, L. F.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Sweet & Maxwell Limited: 1957

Seller ID: 4828

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Covers show light wear to edges. Former owner's info stamped to ffep, otherwise clean and tightly bound. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 218 pages View more info

Cather Stories, Poems, and Other Writings

By: Cather, Willa & Sharon O'Brien

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Library of America: 1992

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 3195

ISBN: 0940450712

Condition: Fine


Slipcover has light wear and soiling to shelf edge. Stated first printing. ; Library of America; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1039 pages View more info

Image for The American Jewish Year Book 5704 September 30, 1943 to September 17, 1944 Volume 45

The American Jewish Year Book 5704 September 30, 1943 to September 17, 1944 Volume 45

By: Chneiderman, Harry (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Jewish Publication Society Of America: 1943

Seller ID: 4561

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Covers are a bit soiled and show light wear at edges and corners with bumped corners and a light dampstaining at the block's bottom spine corner (does not effect text). Binding is slightly loose but hinges remain sound and no pages or signatures are loose. Text free from marks and toning. The book provides statistics for both American and International Jews and provides interesting country by country synopsises of the growing Nazi Germany threat to the Jewish people. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 704 pages View more info