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100 Years: The History of the Church of the Holy Name -- the Chapel That Became a Cathedral and the Story of Catholicism in Chicago.
Chicago, The Cathedral of the Holy Name, 1949. Hardcover. Small 4to. Red cloth, gilt. (Ca. 300pp). Numerous illustrations. Near fine. First edition of this church history -- tight, clean, lovely. .
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Book number: 32723
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.75 | £UK 15.75 | JP 2181]
Catalogue: Chicago
Keywords: Chicago Religion Books Illinois & Midwest

 
The 1863 Laws of War: Being the I. Articles of War... II. General Orders 100... III. General Orders 49... IV. Extracts of Revised Army Regulations of 1861... .
Mechanicsburg, Stackpole Books, [2005]. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Grey paper over boards with gilt spine lettering, dust jacket. xvi, 229pp, (9pp ads). Fine/fine. Tight, pristine first edition of this volume in the publisher's "Military Classics Series, being the original text of (to cite front jacket flap) "the four most important sets of rules, together than an introduction explaining the history and significance of each.
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Book number: 42037
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.5 | £UK 19.75 | JP 2727]
Catalogue: Civil War
Keywords: Civil War

 
1957 Annual Winchester CIVIL War Round Table, Winchester, Virginia: Gateway to the Valley of Virginia Whose Possession Changed Hands 34 Times, 1861-1865.
Winchester, VA, Winchester Civil War Round Table, n.y. [1958]. Paperback. 8vo. Grey wrappers. (12pp). Very good. Mailing marks on rear cover. Annual report of the 1957 activities and members of the Winchester, Virginia Civil War Round Table. .
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Book number: 681
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 | £UK 8 | JP 1091]
Catalogue: Civil War
Keywords: CIVIL WAR Civil War

 
1966 Ford.
N.p. [Detroit], Ford Motor Company, 1965. Paperback. Oblong 48mo. Stiff textured tan wrappers. 72pp. Numerous illustrations. Very good. First edition. Handsome copy of this owner's manual.
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Book number: 3235
USD 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 | £UK 10 | JP 1363]
Catalogue: Automotive
Keywords: Automotive

 
200 Years: A Bicentennial Illustrated History of the United States.
Washington, DC, U.S. News & World Report, 1973. Hardcover. Two volumes. Burgundy leatherette spine and red cloth, leatherette slipcase with large color pictorial label. 351pp, 352pp. Color frontispieces, numerous illustrations (most color), maps, color pictorial endpapers. Fine/near fine. First edition, two-volume set. .
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Book number: 241
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.5 | £UK 31.25 | JP 4363]
Catalogue: Americana
Keywords: AMERICANA Americana

 
The 50 Great Pioneers of American Industry.
Maplewood, NJ, C.S. Hammond & Co. 1964. Hardcover. 4to. Full leatherette, gilt medallion. 207pp. Numerous illustrations. Near fine. First edition, the full leatherette "Classics Edition" profiling such figures as Samuel Slater, Philip E. Thomas, Charles Goodyear, Isaac Singer, Elisha Otis, Harry Wright, Harley Proctor -- and 43 others. A lovely, tight, handsome copy. .
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Book number: 17290
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 28 | £UK 23.5 | JP 3272]
Catalogue: Americana
Keywords: Americana

 
ABC of Wine Cookery.
Mount Vernon, The Peter Pauper Press, 1957. Hardcover. Decorations by Ruth McCrea. 12mo. Blue and burgundy decorated paper over boards, price-clipped dust jacket. 61pp. Decorations. Very good/very good. Reprint edition.
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Book number: 747
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 | £UK 8 | JP 1091]
Catalogue: Cooking
Keywords: COOKING Cooking

 
The ABC of Chafing Dish Cookery.
Mount Vernon, The Peter Pauper Press, [1956]. Hardcover. Decorations by Ruth McCrea. 12mo. Blue and green decorated paper over boards, pictorial dust jacket. 61pp. Decorations. Near fine/near fine. Tight and handsome later printing.
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Book number: 41147
USD 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 11.75 | £UK 10 | JP 1363]
Catalogue: Cooking
Keywords: COOKING Cooking

 
Abe Lincoln Digest.
Vandalia, IL, Abe Lincoln Cafe, n.y. [ca. 1930?]. Paperback. 24mo. Pink wrappers. 4pp. Fine. Curious little promotional piece outlining 'Outstanding Events in Lincoln's Life' (divided into 'Domestic,' 'Political,' 'Business' and 'Executive'). .
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Book number: 50
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 14 | £UK 11.75 | JP 1636]
Catalogue: Abraham Lincoln
Keywords: ABRAHAM LINCOLN Abraham Lincoln

 
Abraham Lincoln 1809-1865: A Lincoln Reading List.
Columbus, Ohio Lincoln Sesquicentennial Committee, 1959. Paperback. 8vo. Stiff pictorial wrappers. 12pp. Fine. Selective list based on Ralph G. Newman's and other lists. .
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Book number: 97
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 | £UK 8 | JP 1091]
Catalogue: Abraham Lincoln
Keywords: ABRAHAM LINCOLN Abraham Lincoln

 
Abraham Lincoln: The Great Emancipator.
Boston, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1926. Paperback. 24mo. Stiff green pictorial wrappers. 16pp. Frontispiece. Fine. Tight and handsome copy of this promotional piece, a tiny biographical sketch. Ownership signature (dated 9-8-39) in black ink on title page of noted Lincoln and Civil War scholar ARNOLD F. GATES (1914-93). Another identical edition exists with a stylized Lincoln portrait in blue on front wrapper, but no priority established. Not in Monaghan.
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Book number: 33102
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 14 | £UK 11.75 | JP 1636]
Catalogue: Abraham Lincoln
Keywords: ABRAHAM LINCOLN Abraham Lincoln

 
Abraham Lincoln.
N.p. [Chicago], The Chicago Public Library, 1909. Paperback. 8vo. Stiff grey wrappers. 43pp. Good. Special Bulletin No. 7, a "List of Books and Magazine Articles on Abraham Lincoln.." Interesting bibliography of this institution's Lincoln holdings. Not in Monaghan. .
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Book number: 92
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.5 | £UK 19.75 | JP 2727]
Catalogue: Abraham Lincoln
Keywords: ABRAHAM LINCOLN Abraham Lincoln

 
Abstract of Infantry Tactics Including Exercises and Manoeuvres of Light-Infantry and Riflemen; for the Use of the Militia of the United States.
Boston, Hilliard, Gray, Little and Wilkins, 1830. Hardcover. 12mo. Full calf. 138pp. Line drawings, charts, maps (two foldouts), plans. Good plus. Edgeworn and scuffed; light to moderate age toning and sporadic mild foxing throughout. Tight, decent first edition of this well-known how-to manual. Introductory notice from Board of Officers presenting this text to the Secretary of War signed in type by Winfield Scott, Zachary Taylor and half a dozen other prominent military officers of the day. While the original calf binding is serviceable, if edgeworn, the paper spine labels are modern.
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Book number: 33941
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 116.75 | £UK 97.75 | JP 13633]

 
Acceptance of the Statue of John Burke Presented by the State of North Dakota: Proceedings in the Congress and in the Rotunda, United States Capitol, June 27, 1963.
Washington, Government Printing Office, 1963. Hardcover. Small 4to. Blue cloth. xi, 50pp. Frontispiece, illustrations. Near fine. "Compliments of.." stamped on front flyleaf. Typed Letter Signed from North Dakota representative Mark Andrews tipped in. Tribute to this former North Dakota governor, with a TLS from Mark Andrews, a North Dakota congressman, tipped to the front pastedown. Dated April 29, 1964, Andrews writes a constituent, transmitting and discussing this book. .
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Book number: 1521
USD 22.50 [Appr.: EURO 21 | £UK 17.75 | JP 2454]
Keywords: WESTERN AMERICANA Western Americana

 
An Act to Aid the Construction of the European and North American Railway.
N.p. Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1863. Paperback. Small 4to. Wrappers. 38pp. Very good. Front wrapper age toned and slightly soiled. Details of a Senate act to aid in the construction of this railroad line between Boston and Halifax.
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Book number: 13447
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 46.75 | £UK 39.25 | JP 5453]
Catalogue: Railroad
Keywords: Railroad

 , An Act for Allowing the Free Importation of Rice Into This Kingdom, from Any of His Majesty's Colonies in America... And for Encouraging the Making of Starch from Rice.
An Act for Allowing the Free Importation of Rice Into This Kingdom, from Any of His Majesty's Colonies in America... And for Encouraging the Making of Starch from Rice.
London, Charles Eyre and William Strahan, 1773. Paperback. 4to. Wrappers. Pp. 771-772 (4pp). Near fine. First edition. Act passed at the Sixth Session of the Thirteenth Parliament, with a highly decorative front wrapper bearing steelcut coat of arms, etc. .
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Book number: 19754
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 140 | £UK 117.25 | JP 16360]
Keywords: Colonial Americana
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 , Acts of the General Assembly of the State of Virginia, Passed at Called Session, 1862, in the Eighty-Seventh Year of the Commonwealth.
Acts of the General Assembly of the State of Virginia, Passed at Called Session, 1862, in the Eighty-Seventh Year of the Commonwealth.
Richmond, William F. Ritchie, 1862. Paperback. Small 4to. Tan wrappers. 36pp. Good. Some soiling, minor edge tears. First edition. Nice copy of this Confederate imprint. PARRISH 4387.
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Book number: 13458
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 116.75 | £UK 97.75 | JP 13633]
Catalogue: Civil War
Keywords: CIVIL WAR Civil War
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Addressed Delivered at the Celebration of the One Hundred and Fourth Anniversary of the Birth of Abraham Lincoln.
Springfield, The Lincoln Centennial Association, 1913. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Coarse tan cloth, leather spine label. vii, 56pp . Very good. Handsome copy of this annual volume, with speeches by German ambassador Count J. Bernstorff and Senator Joseph W. Bailey of Texas. MONAGHAN 2089. .
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Book number: 2879
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.5 | £UK 19.75 | JP 2727]
Catalogue: Abraham Lincoln
Keywords: Abraham Lincoln

 
Addresses on the Presentation of the Sword of Gen. Andrew Jackson to the Congress of the United States, Delivered in the Senate and House of Representatives February 26, 1855.
Washington, DC, A.O.P. Nicholson, 1855. Paperback. 8vo. Tan wrappers. 40pp. Good plus. Lacks blank rear wrapper; minor wear and soiling. Several statesmen spoke at this auspicious occasion. .
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Book number: 15801
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 46.75 | £UK 39.25 | JP 5453]
Catalogue: Presidential
Keywords: AMERICANA Presidential

 
Adlai Stevenson's Public Years. Illustrations by Cornell Capa, John Fell Stevenson and Inge Morath. Preface by Walter Lippmann.
New York, Grossman Publishers, 1966. Hardcover. 4to.Maroon cloth, pictorial dust jacket. 160pp. Numerous illustrations, pictorial endpapers. Near fine/very good. Slightest bit of jacket edgewear. A handsome, tight and lovely first edition. .
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Book number: 21086
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 32.75 | £UK 27.5 | JP 3817]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography

 
Aeroscout Procedures.
Washington, DC, Department of the Army, 1982. Paperback. Small 4to. Stiff green wrappers, stapled and three-punched. iii, (ca. 100pp, separately numbered sections). Numerous illustrations. Near fine. Slightest of wear to outer wrappers only. Field Manual No. 17-35, tight and attractive.
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Book number: 9025
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.5 | £UK 19.75 | JP 2727]
Catalogue: Aviation
Keywords: Aviation

 
African Challenge: The Story of the British in Tropical Africa.
New York, British Information Services, n.y. [ca. 1939]. Paperback. 8vo. Stiff green pictorial wrappers. 64pp. Map, numerous drawings. Very good. Historical overview of Britain's colonizing efforts. Rather biased, naturally. .
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Book number: 488
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 14 | £UK 11.75 | JP 1636]
Catalogue: Black History
Keywords: BLACK HISTORY Black History

 
An Afternoon with Carl Sandburg.
[Chicago], The Modern Poetry Association, 1956. Paperback. Small 4to. Wrappers. Near fine. Three-panel foldout leaflet for this "Poetry" magazine sponsored reading held at Chicago's Shubert Theater. Front wrapper illustration plus facsimile of handwritten fair copy of a portion of the poem "Chicago. .
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Book number: 11329
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.75 | £UK 15.75 | JP 2181]
Catalogue: Poetry
Keywords: Poetry

 
Air Assault Operations.
Washington, DC, Department of the Army, 1987. Paperback. Small 4to. Stiff wrappers, stapled and three-punched. iii, (ca. 150pp, separately numbered sections). Charts, line drawings. Very good. Field Manual No. 90-4. Tight and attractive.
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Book number: 9026
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.5 | £UK 19.75 | JP 2727]
Catalogue: Aviation
Keywords: Aviation

 
Aireview's German Military Aircraft in World War II.
Tokyo, Kantosha Co. Ltd. [1958]. Hardcover. 8vo. Burgundy cloth with gilt lettering. 258pp. Numerous illustrations, foldout chart, foldout drawing. Near fine. Tight, handsome copy of the second volume (only) of this bibliographically cryptic title, No. 88 in the Aireview series, printed in Japanese with a foreword in German. Front flyleaf bears an unidentified signature that appears to read "Henry Hajime Kogawa" and possibly the same name in Japanese characters -- whether this a simple ownership signature or someone connected with this title is uncertain. An uncommon title, in any case.
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Book number: 38168
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.5 | £UK 19.75 | JP 2727]
Catalogue: Aviation
Keywords: Aviation Military History

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