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America: An Affirmation of Faith - A Volume of Patriotic Expressions
Np: Westvaco Corporation, 1984. 1st. hardcover. ISBN: 9781570621604. Illustrated. 8vo, 286 pp, Foreword by John C. Callihan; designed by Karen M. Bloom. Fine copy in slipcase .
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Book number: BOOKS029899I
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1081]
Catalogue: American History

 
A Brief History Of Old Deerfield, Including a Description of Places open to the Public, as Well as Miscellaneous Information ...
Old Deerfield, MA: Friends Historic Deerfield, 1972. 1st. softcover. Illus. with photos. 8vo, 32 pp, Photographs by Samuel Chamberlain. Nearly fine copy .
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Book number: BOOKS060631I
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 | £UK 4.25 | JP¥ 541]
Catalogue: American History

 
Centennial Album, 1776-1876
Boston: Comstock & Cline, 1876. 1st. hardcover. Well-illustrated. Oblong 8vo, unpag, This album of the Centennial Internation Exhibition, held in Philadelphia in 1876, consists of a brief five-page text, eight chromolithograhs and a colored fold-out map bound-in at the rear depicting the Centennial Grounds and vicinity, printed by Thomas Hunter of Philadelphia and dated 1875. Very good copy in the original decorated cloth .
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Book number: BOOKS038502I
USD 250.00 [Appr.: EURO 227 | £UK 202.5 | JP¥ 27036]
Catalogue: American History

 
(FRANCIS WILLIAM BLAGDON) (QUEEN CAROLINE)
Chancery Injunction! Letters to .. Caroline, Princess of Wales ... [With] "The Book!" ... Proceedings ... the Princess of Wales
London: J.M. Richardson / R. Edwards, 1813. 1st. leather. Engraved portraits. 8vo 143,248,113 pp Two books bound as one: (1) Chancery Injunction! Letters to her Royal Hihness Caroline, Princess of Wales: comprising the only true history of the celebrated Book; disclosing a full account of an extraordinary Prosecution, commenced against the Author, in the Court of Chancery, through having a copy thereof in his possession; and exhibiting the Injunction granted by Lord Eldon, to prevent his Parting from the said book, under the penalty of five thousand pounds!!! By the gentleman who was the object of the prosecution (Blagdon), (2) Edwards' Genuine Edition of "The Book!" or, the Proceedings & Correspondence upon the subject of the Inquiry into the conduct of Her Royal Highness The Princess of Wales, under a commission appointed by the King in the Year 1806. Faithfully copied from authentic documents. To which is prefixed, A Narrative of the Recent Events that have led to the Publication of the Original Documents, with a Statement of Facts relative to the Child, now under the protection of Her Royal Highness." Three engraved portraits of the Princess have been inserted. Former owner's scattered marks in the text. Boards detached, else a very good copy . Contemporary owner has decorated the title pages with red borders & underlining.
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Book number: BOOKS026789I
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 136.25 | £UK 121.5 | JP¥ 16222]
Catalogue: British History

 
Combined Operations: The Official Story of the Commandos
New York: Macmillan, 1943. 1st. hardcover. Illus. with photos & maps. 8vo 155 pp.. Very good copy . Foreword by Louis Mountbatten.
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Book number: BOOKS033953I
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 | £UK 4.25 | JP¥ 541]
Catalogue: Military History

 
The Crown Jewels: Official Guidebook
London: Historic Royal Palaces, 2002. 1st. softcover. ISBN: 187399320X. Profusely illustrated. 4to, 72 pp.. Fine copy .
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Book number: BOOKS083337I
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 12.25 | JP¥ 1622]
Catalogue: British History
Keywords: 187399320x

 
(COAST GUARD)
Fundamentals of Visual Signaling
U.S. Coast Guard. 1st. softcover. Illustrated. 4to, 43 pp, Published in the 1940s. Nearly fine copy .
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Book number: BOOKS017143I
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 | £UK 4.25 | JP¥ 541]
Catalogue: Military History

 
History of Wyoming County, N.Y. with Illustrations, Biographical Sketches & Portraits of Some Pioneers & Prominent Residents
Interlaken, NY: Heart of the Lakes Publ, 1994. reprint. hardcover. ISBN: 1557871167. Well-illustrated. 4to, 347 pp.. Fine copy .
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Book number: BOOKS057121I
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 68.25 | £UK 60.75 | JP¥ 8111]
Catalogue: New York History
Keywords: 1557871167

 
History of Schuyler County, New York; with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers
Ovid, NY: W.E. Morrison & Co, 1976. reprint. hardcover. Profusely illustrated. 4to, 226 pp, Facsimile reprint of the original 1879 edition.. Fine copy .
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Book number: BOOKS064833I
USD 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 77.25 | £UK 69 | JP¥ 9192]
Catalogue: New York History

 
(COAST GUARD)
Law Enforcement
U.S. Coast Guard. 1st. softcover. 4to, 16 pp, Published in the 1940s. Nearly fine copy .
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Book number: BOOKS017145I
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 | £UK 4.25 | JP¥ 541]
Catalogue: Military History

 
Memorial Addresses and Other Tributes in the Congress of the United States on the Life and Contributions of Kenneth B. Keating
Washington: U.S Gov't. Printing Office, 1973. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 51 pp, Ninety-fourth Congress, First Session (Senate Document No. 94-74), Laid-in is a typed letter, signed by congressman Frank Horton on his congressional stationary to the mayor of Pittsford, NY. Horton took over the seat formerly occu[ied by Keating. There is also an ink stamp on the front free endpaper indicating that the book is "Compliments of Frank Horton, Representative to Congress, 34th District of New York.". Fine copy .
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Book number: BOOKS065777I
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27.25 | £UK 24.5 | JP¥ 3244]
Catalogue: American History

 
Minisink: A Bicentennial History, 1788-1988
Minisink, NY: The Bicentennial Commission, 1988. 1st. hardcover. ISBN: 091369018X. Well-illustrated. Tall 8vo, 339 pp.. Fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket .
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Book number: BOOKS050019I
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 41 | £UK 36.5 | JP¥ 4866]
Catalogue: New York History
Keywords: 091369018x

 
Origin and History of the Name of Jones with Biographies of All the Most Noted Persons of that Name ...
Chicago: American Publishers' Assoc, 1902. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 112 pp, The text starts on p. 33, after a four-page introduction, but there doesn' t appear to be anything missing and the text is such as you would expect at the beginning, so it appears to be only a printing error. Fine copy .
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Book number: BOOKS048435I
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 16.25 | JP¥ 2163]
Catalogue: History

 
(COAST GUARD)
Outline for Instruction in Visual Signaling - International
U.S. Coast Guard. 1st. softcover. 4to, 32 pp.+index, Published in the 1940s. Nearly fine copy .
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Book number: BOOKS017144I
USD 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 | £UK 4.25 | JP¥ 541]
Catalogue: Military History

 
The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography. No. 3 of Volume 1
Philadelphia: Historical Society of PA, 1877. journal. softcover. 8vo 126 pp. Includes "The Journal of William Black", "Occupation of New York City by the British, 1776", "Washington's Encampment on the Neshaminy", "The Massacre of Paoli", "Notes on the Iroquois and Delaware Indians", "The Wharton Family", "Welsh Emigration to Pennsylvania", etc.. Very good copy . Some chipping to fragile wrappers.
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Book number: BOOKS031647I
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 32 | £UK 28.5 | JP¥ 3785]
Catalogue: American History

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