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Uncle Sam's Army; How it Fights

By: Avison, George

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Company: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35836

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Drawings; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 40 pages; Snugly bound and clean in original pictorial dust jacket. Bound in army tan cloth with titles in black to cover; spine unlettered as issued. Pictorial dust jacket is toned and tanned at spine and edges. Small chips to unlettered jacket spine panel and lower front corner with a short closed tear from the bottom edge of the rear panel. Illustrated with large drawings on each page, depicting the numerous Army specia... View more info

Indians of the Longhouse the Story of the Iorquois

By: Bleeker, Sonia & Althea Kerr (Illust. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Company: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35685

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 160 pages; Soundly bound and clean in original pictorial dust jacket with $2.00 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Dust jacket with light to moderate rubbing and wear at edges with several small nicks and short closed edge tears. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Kerr. VG+/VG- View more info

Red People of the Wooded Country

By: Deming, Therese O & Edwin W. Deming (Illust. )

Price: $13.50

Publisher: San Francisco, Laidlaw Brothers: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition presumed

Seller ID: 35012

Condition: Very Good-


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 191 pages; Presumed 1st edition, with no indication of subsequent printing. Soundly bound in original brown cloth with decorative pictorial title desing to upper board in orange and blue; titles in blue to spine. Text printed in blue ink, numerous accompanying plates and in-text illustrations are all in color. Light bumping and bruising to front corners; light crimping to cloth at spine ends.Trace damp stain to front corner of the page block... View more info

Harper's Camping And Scouting; An Outdoor Guide for American Boys

By: Grinnell, George Bird and Dr. Eugene L. Swan

Price: $69.50

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29189

Condition: Good


Photographs & drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 398 pages; HC in original pictorial green cloth. 1st edition, May 1911. Lighter green cloth with pictorial title design to cover and spine in darker green and yellow. Pictorial elements to cover lightly surface rubbed with some loss of crispness to the images; title lettering at spine a little dulled. Text block soundly bound but endpages split in the inner hinges. Cloth crimped at spine ends and lightly rubbed at corner... View more info

A Hand Raised At Gettysburg

By: Johnson, Grace and Harold Johnson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, The Bruce Publishing Company: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34841

Condition: Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 122 pages; Soundly bound in original color pictorial dust jacket. Prior owner name penned neatly to front endpage. Boards have light shelf rubbing at lower corner tips and light splotchy spotting to the boards. Dust jacket furred a bit over the flap folds with light rubbing and shallow chipping at edges. Jacket spine a bit tones. Illustrated with drawings and a map. G++/G++ View more info

Evolution; The Human Story

By: Roberts, Alice

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London & New York, DK Publishing: 2011

Seller ID: 37409

ISBN: 0756686733

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 256 pages; Oversize HC/DJ. Tightly bound and very neat in original glossy dust jacket. Just mild shelf rubbing to jacket at edges. Solid fresh copy is profusely illustrated with color photographs and diagrams. NF/VG+ ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

A Boy at Gettysburg

By: Singmaster, Elsie

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1924

Edition: early printing

Seller ID: 35174

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 202 pages View more info

A Youth's History of the Rebellion, From the Bombardment of Fort Sumter to the Capture of Roanoke Island

By: Thayer, William M.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, John W. Lowell: 1890

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 36914

Condition: Very Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 347 pages; Circa 1890 John W. Lowell. Reprint of the 1864 edition. Snugly bound in original decorative red cloth with ornate decorative elements in black, gilt and blind to cover and spine. Cloth just very slightly faded at spine; superficial rubbing to cloth at spine ends and corners. Trace silverfish evidence to cloth rear board. Expected mild toning to page stock. Illustrated with several full page pictorial plates from engravings. VG View more info

A Youth's History of the Rebellion, From the Massacre At Fort Pillow to the End

By: Thayer, William M.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, John W. Lowell: 1890

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 36915

Condition: Very Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages; Circa 1890 John W. Lowell. Reprint of the 1865 edition. Snugly bound in original decorative red cloth with ornate decorative elements in black, gilt and blind to cover and spine. Cloth just very slightly faded at spine; superficial rubbing to cloth at spine ends and corners. Trace silverfish evidence to page block edges and a pair of small moisture drip fades to cloth of the lower board. Expected mild toning to page stock. Illustrate... View more info

Foster Brothers; Being a History of the School and College Life of Two Young Men

By: [Payn, James] & Not Illustrated

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1859

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 32800

Condition: Very Good-


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 405 pages; HC 1st American edition. Soundly bound in original patterned brown cloth with titles brightly in gilt to spine. Cloth pulled a little at spine ends with mild fray at crown. Corners lightly rubbed. Expected mild toning to page stock. Solid decent copy; prior owner name penned to front endpage. VG- to VG View more info