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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

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

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