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Image for <b>A New Look at Tennessee History   </b>

A New Look at Tennessee History

By: Dyer, J. Pope

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Tennessee:, Self-published: 1980

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009249

Condition: Fine


SIGNED with date by the author. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. No flaws to note. View more info

Image for <b> A Gallop among American Scenery: Or, Sketches of American Scenes and Military Adventure </b>[War of 1812] [Travelogue, early 19th Century USA]

A Gallop among American Scenery: Or, Sketches of American Scenes and Military Adventure [War of 1812] [Travelogue, early 19th Century USA]

By: Silliman, Augustus E.

Price: $135.00

Publisher: New York:, A. S. Barnes & Co.: 1881

Seller ID: 006165

Condition: Near Fine, Collectible.


Travel Adventure and opinion in the early 19th Century including historical fiction of the War of 1812.Contemporary reviews: “…..displays uncommon qualities of style and powers of observation The author has apparently travelled much both in the United States and in Europe His sketches of scenery are brilliantly drawn and his stories and anecdotes well told.” The North American Review, Volume 57. p252. “This is undoubtedly par excelle... View more info

Image for <b>Storming Little Round Top: The 15th Alabama and Their Fight for the High Ground, July 2, 1863  </b><br>[Civil War]

Storming Little Round Top: The 15th Alabama and Their Fight for the High Ground, July 2, 1863
[Civil War]

By: Tucker, Philip

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA:, Da Capo Press Inc.,: 2002.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008629

ISBN: 0306811464


"Tucker (Burnside's Bridge) [has succeeded in] revising previous histories by using unpublished letters and combing the archives for other testimony of the Confederates' storming of that famous rocky hill. Tucker brings the battle to life with vivid descriptions of those dramatic events in a volume sure to please Civil War buffs."--Publishers Weekly Unread, Unopened, No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality but remainder mark on lower edge. View more info

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Alabama: Mounds to Missiles

By: Akens, Helen Morgan & Brown, Virginia Pounds

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Huntsville, Alabama, The Strode Publishers: 1962

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009332

Condition: Very Good


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light edge wear and sun-fading on the spine. 8vo; 196 pages with index; Illustrated by Don Davis. 9.75 inches tall. View more info

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Niagara 1814: America Invades Canada

By: Barbuto, Richard V.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Lawrence, Kansas, University Press of Kansas: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009425

ISBN: 0700610529

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


'An impressive and important addition to the historical works on the War of 1812. Comprehensive in scope and detailed in its analysis, Barbuto's study is also a sheer pleasure to read and will most certainly become the standard work on the subject.' --Timothy D. Johnson, author of Winfield Scott: The Quest for Military Glory. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. First Edition, First Printing. 9.... View more info

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The Bandit Belle

By: Breihan, Carl W.; Rosamond, Charles A.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Seattle, WA:, Hangman Press,: 1970

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 007514


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Bindings tight and square. Text clean. Previous owner's name on front free endpage. Illustrated with period photographs. 143 pages with index and bibliography, 10.25 inches tall. View more info

Image for <b>The War in Kansas. Rough Trip to the Border, Among New Homes and a Strange People  </b><br>[Slavery Abolitionists]

The War in Kansas. Rough Trip to the Border, Among New Homes and a Strange People
[Slavery Abolitionists]

By: Brewerton, G. Douglas

Price: $160.00

Publisher: New York, Derby and Jackson: 1856

Edition: Hardcover in Dust Jacket.

Seller ID: 010197

Condition: Very Good


Housed in custom blue morocco and cloth chemise. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo; xii-400 + [8] adverts. Steel-engraved frontispiece portrait and 7 B/W plates. Dedicated to Kit Carson, with whom the author traversed the wild in earlier days. George Douglas Brewerton was a sketch artist, journalist, a Yankee Protestant pastor, author, and army officer. He specialized in painting landscapes and marines.--- In 1848, he met Kit Carson in Los Angeles and two travel... View more info

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Pawleys Island: A Century of History and Photographs

By: Brockington, Lee G.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Charlestown, South Carolina, Joggling Board Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009447

ISBN: 0975349872

Condition: Near Fine


The book features more than 800 black-and-white pictures of life on Pawleys Island for the past 100 years. Organized by decade, the book captures the spirit of a very special place, with a foreword by long-time Pawleys devotees Cokie and Steve Roberts. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Book has no flaws to note. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light shelf handling. Illustrated with historical photographs. View more info

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Nineteenth-Century Lights: Historic Images of American Lighthouses

By: Clifford, J. Candace ; Clifford, Mary Louise

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Alexandria, VA:, Cypress Communications,: 2000.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008928

ISBN: 0963641239


A history of the lighthouses with late-19th century photographs. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. 4to; iv, 294 pages with index. 28cm, 11 inches tall. Illustrated. View more info

Image for <b>Son of the Morning Star: Custer and the Little Bighorn  </b><br> [Native American; Indian Wars]

Son of the Morning Star: Custer and the Little Bighorn
[Native American; Indian Wars]

By: Connell, Evan S.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Francisco, North Point Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition, Early Printing

Seller ID: 009493

ISBN: 0865471606

Condition: Near Fine


'Impressive in its massive presentation of information . . . Son of the Morning Star makes good reading - its prose is elegant, its tone the voice of dry wit, its meandering narrative skillfully crafted. Mr. Connell is above all a storyteller, and the story he tells is vastly more complicated than who did what to whom on June 25, 1876.' The New York Times Book Review. Second State Dust Jacket. Only 600 copies of this first issue were printed [unverified]. This... View more info

Image for <b>Yankees and Samurai; America's Role in the Emergence of Modern Japan: 1791-1900  </b>

Yankees and Samurai; America's Role in the Emergence of Modern Japan: 1791-1900

By: Dulles, Foster Rhea

Price: $19.95

Publisher: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009234

Condition: Very Good in a Very Good Dust Jacket


The history of relations between the two nations during the 19th century.Publisher's blue cloth. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Moderate handling wear. Previous owner's name on front free endpage. Dust Jacket price-clipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. First Edition, First Printing. View more info

Image for <b>The Court-martial of General George Armstrong Custer  </b><br> [Plains Indian Wars]

The Court-martial of General George Armstrong Custer
[Plains Indian Wars]

By: Frost, Lawrence A.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009496

Condition: Near Fine


Highly detailed treatment of Custer's 1867 trial. The court-martial grew out of a disastrous expedition against Plains Indians in the summer of 1867, commanded by General Winfield Hancock with Custer in command of the cavalry.Carefully handled, Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has a bit of handling wear and a slight fade. 8vo; 280 pages with Bibl... View more info

Image for <b>The Custer Album, a Pictorial Biography of General George A. Custer  </b>

The Custer Album, a Pictorial Biography of General George A. Custer

By: Frost, Lawrence A.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, Superior Publishing Co.: 1964

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009615

Condition: Very Good


First Edition, First Printing. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust jacket with price has light corner and edge wear in a protective Mylar sleeve. 4to; 10.5 inches tall; 191 pages with index; fully illustrated. View more info

Image for <b>Custer's Last Campaign: Mitch Boyer and the Little Bighorn Reconstructed  </b>

Custer's Last Campaign: Mitch Boyer and the Little Bighorn Reconstructed

By: Gray, John S.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Lincoln and London, University of Nebraska Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009536

ISBN: 080322138X

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 23.5 cm.; 9.25 inches tall; with Appendix, Bibliography and Index. View more info

Image for <B>Westward with Fremont: The Story of Solomon Carvalho.</b>

Westward with Fremont: The Story of Solomon Carvalho.

By: GREENSPAN, Sophie

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, The Jewish Publication, Society of America: 1969.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000909


Blue cloth covered boards with white titles. Endpages decorated with maps and drawings. Bindings square and tight, no flaws to book but a hint of fading to top edge. Dust jacket intact with light shelf wear. Protected in Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for ...<b> Missions to the Calusa (Florida Museum of Natural History: Ripley P. Bullen Series) </b><br>

... Missions to the Calusa (Florida Museum of Natural History: Ripley P. Bullen Series)

By: Hann, John H.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida:, University Press of Florida,: 1991.<br>

Seller ID: 008120

ISBN: 0813010756<br>


Over two centuries the Calusa’s relations with the Spaniards changed from wariness and hostility to a solid alliance with them against other Europeans. During the final fifty years of Calusa existence as a culture, other Native Americans, acting as agents of European opportunists, literally pushed the Calusa into the sea. This is an exhaustive and diverse set of documents which locates the Calusa in their rightful place of importance in North American ethnography. View more info

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Woven on the Wind: Woman Write About Friendship in the Sagebrush West

By: Hasselstrom, Linda M. ; Curtis, Nancy ; Collier, Gaydell

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Boston & New York:, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt<br>: 2001.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009048

ISBN: 0395977088<br>


"A tribute to . . . perseverance and exceptional talent . . . the best collection about friendship and women in the West that I have read." The Tulsa World No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve.8vo; 310 pages. View more info

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Pickett's Charge The Last Attack at Gettysburg

By: Hess, Earl J.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC:, The University of North Carolina Press: 2001

Seller ID: 009949

ISBN: 0807826480

Condition: Fine


Hess sweeps away the accumulated myths about Pickett's Charge to provide the definitive history of the engagement. . . . Drawing on exhaustive research, especially in unpublished personal accounts, he creates a moving narrative of the attack from both Union and Confederate perspectives, analyzing its planning, execution, aftermath, and legacy. ...McCormick Messenger No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in ... View more info

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The Army of Tennessee

By: Horn, Stanley F.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York – Indianapolis:, The Bobbs-Merrill Company,: 1941

Edition: First Edition'

Seller ID: 005036


Illustrated with photos and drawings. Map endpages. Previous owner’s bookplate on front paste-down. Text clean, toned, more at edges. Last page of forward and first of chapter 1 have darkened gutter from news-clipping now gone. Bindings firm. Wear to spine tips and edges. Spine faded. View more info

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Mostly Alkali[19th Century US Military History]

By: Jocelyn, Stephen Perry

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Caldwell, Idaho, The Claxton Publishers Ltd.: 1953

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009503

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


A biography of General Stephen Perry Jocelyn who served on the western fronter. Derived mainly from his journals and letters insicte is given into the Modic War; the Nex Perce War and the Bannack Indian war. During his 44 years of Frontier army service in Kansas, Oklahoma, Arizona, Alaska, Utah, Wyoming, the general visited or served nearly every post.----- --- The author of the same name is the general's grandson. Includes large 19" fold out photograph of Stites, Idaho.... View more info