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Image for Woman: Her Position, Influence, and Achievement Throughout the Civilized World. Her Biography. Her History. From the Garden of Eden to the Twentieth Century.

Woman: Her Position, Influence, and Achievement Throughout the Civilized World. Her Biography. Her History. From the Garden of Eden to the Twentieth Century.

By: King, William C. (Designed & Arranged by).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Springfield, Mass., The King-Richardson Co.: 1903.

Seller ID: 13951

Condition: Light soil to edges & endpapers. Two separate names & dates (1917 & 1931) on front free endpaper. Boards bright. Book is clean & binding tight. A nice copy.


Short biographies of women from the pre-Christian era, the Roman Empire, the Dark Ages, the Medieval era to the discovery of America, through the Industrial Revolution to end of the 19th Century. Nice reference. Illustrated throughout. View more info

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Royal Trains.

By: Kingston, Patrick. With additional material by Geoffrey Kichenside.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London., Spring Books.: 1989.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 15034

Condition: Near fine in like lightly shelf worn dust jacket. Light rubbing front corners.


Describes in detail trains used from Queen Victoria to Queen Elizabeth. Photo illustrated. View more info

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The Quest for Anastasia: Solving the Mystery of the Lost Romanovs.

By: Klier, John & Helen Mingay.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Birch Lane Press Book. Carol Publishing Group.: 1997.

Edition: First U. S. Edition.

Seller ID: 17074

Condition: Good in good dust jacket. Sporadic underlining & notes by former owner. Book is square & tight in solid binding. Jacket indents on front panel. No tears or chips.


Genealogy of Nicholas & Alexandra & map of The Russian Empire in 1917 before preface. Black & white photo illustrations. View more info

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Adventures of America: 1857-1900. A Pictorial Record From Harper's Weekly.

By: Kouwenhoven, John A.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York., Harper & Bros.: 1938.

Seller ID: 9632

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Former owner's blind stamp on title page and bookplate on front pastedown. Paper title pasted to spine is worn on edges. Light soiling to edges and bumping to corners.


Black & white illustrations throughout. View more info

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The Walking Drum.

By: L'Amour, Louis.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Bantam Books.: 1984.

Edition: Advance Reading Copy.

Seller ID: 16465

Condition: Near fine in pictorial wrappers. Light rubbing to spine & small crease to rear top corner. A nice solid copy.


Set in the 12th century featuring warrior, lover, scholar Kerbouchard, one of L'Amour's greatest heroes. View more info

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The House of David.

By: Landay, Jerry M.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York., Saturday Review Press. E. P. Dutton & Co.: 1973.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 8505

Condition: Fine in good dust jacket. Jacket has 1 1/2" tear on top of rear panel with chip to right of spine.


Beautifully illustrated throughout with color and black & white plates, drawings, and maps. View more info

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Conversations With Americans.

By: Lane, Mark.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Simon & Schuster.: 1970.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14356

Condition: Remainder mark. Book-plate. Book is square, tight & clean. Appears to be unread. Jacket price clipped with light soil to white background.


Lane, author of Rush to Judgment, interviews Viet Nam vets who testify to American terror tactics & atrocities committed during the war. View more info

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Bent's Fort.

By: Lavender, David.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York., Doubleday & Co.: 1954.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16757

Condition: Very good in fair dust jacket. Jacket heavily worn with George Mayer cover design still bright. Toning to map endpapers. Gift inscription on half title page. Binding solid & text clean. Price intact on front jacket flap.


The true story of the four Bent Brothers and the fort that bore their name. Its place in the history of expansion & exploration of the Southwest. View more info

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The Assassination Chain.

By: Leek, Sybil and Bert R. Sugar. Foreword by Jack Anderson.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Corwin Books.: 1976.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14416

Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket. Small crease on rear jacket flap. A nice solid copy.


Examination of the Kennedy assassination, along with those of Martin Luther King & Bobby Kennedy. Included are the lone assassin, FBI, Communist, Anti-Castro Cuban, Military-Industrial-Complex, Right-Wing-Extremist, CIA & Mafia conspiracy scenarios. With a 68 page "Assassination Who's Who." Black & white photos & illustrations. View more info

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Worlds Beyond the Horizon.

By: Leithauser, Joachim G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Alfred A. Knopf.: 1955

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 7693

Condition: Fine in very good price clipped dust jacket. Light sunning on jacket spine and wear to the extremities.


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Image for In War's Dark Shadow: The Russian's Before the Great War.

In War's Dark Shadow: The Russian's Before the Great War.

By: Lincoln, W. Bruce.

Price: $8.50

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

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 10085

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is clean and tight. Jacket bright with wear on extremities.


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Beacon Lights of History. Vol. II. The Middle Ages.

By: Lord, John.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Fords, Howard, and Hulbert.: c1883.

Seller ID: 12347

Condition: Book is tight and clean with no interior markings. Slight spine slant. Light soil to edges. Light wear to corners.


From Lord's lectures series. View more info

Image for Beacon Lights of History. Vol. VII. American Statesmen.

Beacon Lights of History. Vol. VII. American Statesmen.

By: Lord, John.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Fords, Howard, and Hulbert.: c1884.

Seller ID: 12348

Condition: Book is tight and clean with no interior markings save for small stain on rear blanks due to decayed leather bookmark. Slight spine slant. Light soil to edges. Light wear to corners.


From Lord's lectures series. View more info

Image for The Good Years: From 1900 to the first World War.

The Good Years: From 1900 to the first World War.

By: Lord, Walter.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Harper & Bros.: 1960.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 11002

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Book is square, tight and clean. Light rubbing to boards with fading to spine.


32 pages of black & white photos & illustrations. View more info

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Dateline: Viet Nam.

By: Lucas, Jim G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Award House.: 1966.

Edition: 2nd printing.

Seller ID: 14427

Condition: Book-plate. Else fine in near fine lightly shelf worn dust jacket.


With publisher's promotional jacket band. Map endpapers. Early Viet Nam book by prize winning author. View more info

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Prince Charlie and His Ladies.

By: Mackenzie, Compton.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York., Knopf.: 1935.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 14103

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is square, tight & clean with light thumb soil to top edge. Jacket has small chips to head of spine with fading. Cover illustration bright.


The romantic side of the much loved Bonnie Prince Charlie. Frontis portrait. View more info

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Digest of the Proceedings of the Council of National Defense During the World War.

By: Martin, Dr. Franklin H. (Prepared in Narrative Form by).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, DC., U. S. Government Printing Office.: 1934.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 13559

Condition: Near fine with light wear to spine ends. Book is square and clean in tight binding. A very bright copy.


73rd Congress. 2nd Session. Senate Document No. 193. One of 2,000 copies printed for the Council of National Defense. Frontis is Underwood photo of Woodrow Wilson. 40 photo illustrations. View more info

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Nuremberg: A Nation on Trial.

By: Maser, Werner. Translation by Richard Barry.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Charles Scribner's Sons.: 1979.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 14428

Condition: Book-plate. Else fine in very good spine faded dust jacket.


Well researched account of the Nuremberg Trials with emphasis on the point of view of international law. Photo illustrations. View more info

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Up Front.

By: Mauldin, Bill.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Henry Holt.: 1945.

Edition: 3rd printing.

Seller ID: 8877

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Boards lightly rubbed with wear at corners. Text bright.


Cartoons by the author throughout. View more info

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Up Front.

By: Mauldin, Bill.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York., Henry Holt.: 1945.

Edition: 2nd printing.

Seller ID: 8902

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Contemporary gift inscription on front free endpaper. Laid in Southern Pacific note to customers about train breakdowns and San Francisco Bay ferry system (from 1957 & 1966). Browning to front free endpaper and recto.


Cartoons by the author throughout. View more info