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The Literary Digest History of the World War (World War I). 10 Volumes.

By: Halsey, Francis Whiting.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York., Funk & Wagnalls Co.: 1919 - 1920.

Seller ID: 17093

Condition: All copies very good. Square, tight and clean. Bookplate in one volume. Boards lightly rubbed & edge worn.


Black & white photos & illustrations throughout. Map endpapers. View more info

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The Story of the Coronation: King George VI, Queen Elizabeth, 1937.

By: Hammerton, Sir John (Edited by).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London., Amalgamated Press Ltd.: 1937.

Seller ID: 16495

Condition: Small book store stamp & Merry Christmas sticker on front pastedown. Boards rubbed with wear to spine ends. Binding solid. Text & illustrations bright.


Complete Historical & Descriptive Record. 330 illustrations and 6 art plates in full colour. View more info

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The Connecticut.

By: Hard, Walter. Illustrated by Douglas W. Gorsline.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York., Rinehart & Co.: 1947.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16225

Condition: Near fine in very good price clipped dust jacket. Binding is solid & boards clean. Light toning to spine. Jacket spine toned with light shelf wear to edges.


The 32nd volume of the Rivers of America series. Discovered by the Dutch in 1614, the Connecticut remains a friendly, calm & serene river. The small river towns bordering the river have changed little with time's passing. Map. View more info

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John Fitzgerald Kennedy: A Photographic Tribute.

By: Harris, Bill.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Crescent.: 1983.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 14377

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Light wear to corners. Book is clean in tight binding. Jacket lightly rubbed & edge worn. Jacket photo portrait bright.


A biography in pictures. Photos from Kennedy's youth through the thousand days of his Presidential administration. View more info

Image for Mother and Son: The Wartime Correspondence of Isoko and Ichiro Hatano.

Mother and Son: The Wartime Correspondence of Isoko and Ichiro Hatano.

By: Hatano, Isoko and Ichiro.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston., Houghton Mifflin.: 1962.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 13934

Condition: Front hinge open. Text clean & tight save for former owner's name on title page. Jacket rubbed & lightly soiled with small chips at corners.


Translated from the French edition, "L'Enfant d'Hiroshima" by Margaret Shenfield. Decorations & lettering by George Salter. Correspondence via notes & letters from 1944-1948. View more info

Image for Families In the Mansion. Golden Notes Vol. 19. No. 2. May 1973.

Families In the Mansion. Golden Notes Vol. 19. No. 2. May 1973.

By: Henderson, Betty Foot.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sacramento, CA., Sacramento County Historical Society.:

Edition: INSCRIBED "With very best Wishes, Betty Henderson. June 1, 1973."

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 14901

Condition: Very good in wraps. Page 17-20 loose. Wraps shelf worn & soiled.


History of the California governor's mansion & the families that lived there. From Gov. Pardee in 1903 through Ronald Reagan in 1967. Black & white photos & illustrations. View more info

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White House Conference 1930 on Child Health and Protection. Addresses and Abstracts of Committee Reports.

By: Hoover, Herbert (called by).

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York., Century Co.: (1931).

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 13560

Condition: Near fine with minimal rubbing to boards. Book is square and clean in tight binding.


Foreword by Secretary of the Interior Ray Lyman Wilber, M.D. Topics include medical service, education, the handicapped, and delinquency. View more info

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The Fleet That Had to Die.

By: Hough, Richard.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Viking.: 1958.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14409

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Book-plate & reinforcement to front gutter. Lacking front free endpaper. Book is clean in tight binding. Jacket water soiled at fore edges with taped reinforcements on verso.


Account of the final naval battle of the Russo-Japanese war of 1904-1905. The battle at Tsu-Shima ended in defeat for the ill-equipped & ill-trained Russians, marking Japan's emergence as a world power, and helped set the first Russian revolution in motion. Eight plates plus maps & illustrations in text. View more info

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The Bobcat of Hell's Gulch.

By: Hubbard, Dr. Harry D. and Stellann Howeth.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia., Dorrance & Co.: (1968).

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14975

Condition: Dampstain to bottom corner of rear panel. Text is clean in solid binding. Jacket has chip at foot of spine with light damp stain soil, Tom King jacket illustration bright. A scarce title.


True history of the Trahern Party of 1853. Led by George Washington Trahern, the group of settlers trekked from Victoria, Texas to Stockton, California, with thousands of head of cattle. Interjected into the history is the fictional story of a lovable bobcat and her kittens who follow the party to California. Frontis photo of Trahern. View more info

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The Tragic Days of Billy the Kid.

By: Hunt, Frazier. Maps by Robert N. Mullin.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York., Hastings House.: 1956.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16755

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Edge wear to jacket extremities & fading to spine. Price intact on front flap. Book is square, tight & clean with just a bit of toning on front endpaper.


The author had access to new & unpublished material pertaining to the Lincoln County War which was the period of the adventures of Billy the Kid (1859 - 1881). Good reference. View more info

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Last of the Bengal Lancers.

By: Ingall, Francis.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Novato, California., Presidio Press.: (1988).

Edition: First U.S. Edition.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 13698

Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket.


Memoirs of Brigadier Ingall. The last days of the Raj. His military career started in 1929 India and continued through World War II Italy. Awarded the DSO & OBE, Ingall moved to Northern California where he has performed in many films and nearly 100 TV & radio commercials. Warmly inscribed by the author to a pub owner who hosted a book signing. View more info

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The Conquistadors.

By: Innes, Hammond.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York., Knopf.: 1969.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 8393

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Spine and top 1/4" of front board sunned.


Color and black & white photos, illustrations, and maps throughout. View more info

Image for San Francisco, 1865-1932: Politics, Power, and Urban Development.

San Francisco, 1865-1932: Politics, Power, and Urban Development.

By: Issel, William and Robert W. Cherny.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berkeley., University of California Press.: 1986.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16235

Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket. Small closed tear at top rear jacket corner. Book is square, tight & clean.


Study of the city's development from the Civil War to the Great Depression with emphasis on the power structure of both political & business leaders. Numerous period photo illustrations. View more info

Image for Magna Carta and Its Influence in the World Today.

Magna Carta and Its Influence in the World Today.

By: Jennings, Ivor.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London., Her Majesty's Stationery Office.: 1965.

Seller ID: 14753

Condition: Very good in pictorial wrappers. Light shelf wear & rubbing to wraps. Text bright in solid binding.


The book marks the 750th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta and the 700th anniversary of the parliament of Simon de Montfort. 16 pages of black & white plates. View more info

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Vietnam: A History.

By: Karnow, Stanley.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York., Viking Press.: 1983.

Edition: Unrevised and unpublished bound proofs. Contains three chapters and a selection of photographs.

Seller ID: 11266

Condition: Very good in black & white pictorial wrappers. Small sticker removal spot at top and crease at bottom corner of front panel. Light soiling to edges.


"The first complete account of Vietnam at war. A companion to the television series." View more info

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In Our Image.

By: Karnow, Stanley.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London., Century.: 1990.

Edition: First British Edition.

Seller ID: 15399

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. 1/2" closed tear at bottom of jacket spine. A few pages dog-eared. Former owner's stamp on front free endpaper. Book is square & clean.


America's Empire in the Philippines. 1898-1990. Eight maps plus black & white photo illustrations. View more info

Image for Esther & Manual: A Russian Story. 1911-1921.

Esther & Manual: A Russian Story. 1911-1921.

By: Kaufman, Annette (Ana).

Price: $17.50

Publisher: San Anselmo, California., M & A Kaufman Publishers.: 1994.

Edition: First Edition. Inscribed "To Jennifer - Hope you enjoy this little story. Sincerely, Annette (Ana) Kaufman."

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 13165

Condition: Fine in pictorial wrappers.


The story of a 10 year span in the life of the author's parents. From marriage & happiness in Odessa in 1911 to the Russian Revolution and their harrowing escape on foot to Rumania. View more info

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Peace In Their Time: Men Who Led Us In and Out of War, 1914-1945.

By: Kelen, Emery.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Knopf.: 1963.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 8706

Condition: Fine in very good dust jacket. Book square and tight. Jacket worn on edges with several small closed tears, one tape repaired tear at head of spine, and small chip on top front corner.


Illustrated with 91 drawings by the author. View more info

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The Secret of Stalingrad.

By: Kerr, Walter.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY., Doubleday & Co.: 1978.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14246

Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Remainder spray on bottom edge. Else a clean solid copy. Jacket lightly shelf worn with no tears or chips.


The battle for the Russian front & how Stalin fooled not only the German army with his reserve troops but the Allies as well. Black & white photos & maps. View more info

Image for Presidents Above Party: The First American Presidency, 1789-1829.

Presidents Above Party: The First American Presidency, 1789-1829.

By: Ketcham, Ralph.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill., University of North Carolina Press.: 1984.

Seller ID: 15427

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. In original publisher's shrink wrap. As new.


Published for the Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Va. View more info