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 ANDREWS, MARY RAYMOND SHIPMAN, The Counsel Assigned
ANDREWS, MARY RAYMOND SHIPMAN
The Counsel Assigned
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1915. Reprint. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; This is a small format book (approx. 5" x 7"). The book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The tissue guard on the frontise piece is lacking. "Mary Raymond Shipman Andrews (April 2, 1860 – August 2, 1936) was an American writer. She is best known for a widely read short story about US President Abraham Lincoln, "The Perfect Tribute", which was adapted for film twice and sold 600,000 copies when published as a standalone volume...Aside from her boys' stories, Andrews primarily was known for sentimental and melodramatic magazine fiction. Many of her works were published in Scribner's Magazine, including her first published story, "Crowned with Glory and Honor", in 1902. She also wrote The Marshal, a Napoleonic historical novel, Crosses of War, a collection of World War I poetry, A Lost Commander, a biography of Florence Nightingale, and The Eternal Feminine, a collection of stories about women.". Very Good+ .
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Book number: 35789
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Catalogue: Presidents
Keywords: Presidents Mary Raymond Shipman Andrews Abraham Lincoln President Abraham Lincoln Presidents

 ANDREWS, BYRON, The Facts About the Candidate
ANDREWS, BYRON
The Facts About the Candidate
Chicago, IL: Sam Stone, 1904. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Other. Illustrated by A. J. Klapp. B&W Illustrations; This is a miniature book (approximately 2" x 2 1/2") . This is a novelty book that was published either as advertising (for his publications) , or as electoral ephemera. This book is in Very Good- condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book has heavy pebbled cardstock covers and a glued spine. The spine of the book has dipping and some slanting to the spine. The spine ends, joints and edges of the covers have noticeable rubbing. The tear cover hsa foxing / tidemarking and the top rear spine joint and top spine end have been chipped. The text pages are mostly clean and bright, and include black and white illustrations of the candidate and his family. "Byron Andrews (1852–1910) was an American journalist for Chicago Inter Ocean and National Tribune, private secretary to U. S. President Ulysses S. Grant on his Industrial Excursions to Mexico and Cuba, a statesman, a lecturer and an author. He became third owner of the National Tribune newspaper and publishing company in Washington, D. C." Scarce.. Very Good- .
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Book number: 35462
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 68.25 | £UK 57.5 | JP¥ 8180]
Catalogue: Presidents
Keywords: Presidents Byron Andrews A. J. Klapp President Teddy Roosevelt Miniature Books Presidents

 BUTTERWORTH, HEZEKIAH, In the Boyhood of Lincoln a Tale of the Tunker Schoolmaster and the Times of Black Hawk
BUTTERWORTH, HEZEKIAH
In the Boyhood of Lincoln a Tale of the Tunker Schoolmaster and the Times of Black Hawk
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1896. 9th Printing. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and wear. There are a couple of light scrapes to the spine of the book cover and the front and rear covers have some spots of discoloration. The text pages are generally clean and brght, with occasional spots of foxing throughout. There is a color frontispiece and black and white illustrations throughout. The first free page has a previous owner's name inked.. Very Good .
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Book number: 36142
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 | £UK 19.25 | JP¥ 2727]
Catalogue: Presidents
Keywords: Presidents Hezekiah Butterworth Abraham Lincoln President Abraham Lincoln Boyhood Young Adult Presidents

 FROST, LAWRENCE A., U.S. Grant Album a Pictorial Biography of Ulysses S. Grant : From Leather Clerk to the White House
FROST, LAWRENCE A.
U.S. Grant Album a Pictorial Biography of Ulysses S. Grant : From Leather Clerk to the White House
Seattle, WA: Superior Publishing Company, 1966. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, but does have noticeable foxing to the flap and spine joints. "Ulysses Simpson Grant (born Hiram Ulysses Grant; [a] April 27, 1822 – July 23, 1885) was an American soldier and statesman who served as Commanding General of the Army and the 18th President of the United States, the highest positions in the military and the government of the United States. A prominent United States Army general during the American Civil War, Grant led the Union Army to victory over the Confederacy with the supervision of Abraham Lincoln. As President of the United States (1869–77) Grant led the Republicans in their efforts to remove the vestiges of Confederate nationalism and slavery during Reconstruction.". Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket .
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Book number: 36466
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 | £UK 19.25 | JP¥ 2727]
Catalogue: Presidents
Keywords: Presidents Lawrence A. Frost Ulysses S. Grant President U. S. Grant Civil War Presidents

 HAWKE, DAVID FREEMAN (EDITOR), Herndon's Lincoln the True Story of a Great Life
HAWKE, DAVID FREEMAN (EDITOR)
Herndon's Lincoln the True Story of a Great Life
Indianapolis, IN: Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc, 1970. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears and generalized rubbing. "William Henry Herndon (December 25, 1818 – March 18, 1891) was a law partner and biographer of President Abraham Lincoln. He was an early member of the new Republican Party and was elected mayor of Springfield, Illinois...In the fall of 1844, Lincoln was tired of being a junior partner. He had worked for senior partners with political ambitions, and Lincoln wanted a younger partner to whom he could relate. Surprising both his wife and Herndon, in October Lincoln invited his friend to form a partnership. Lincoln appreciated Herndon's friendship, loyalty, shared political beliefs and conscientious study. Lincoln said that Herndon "was my man always above all other men on the globe." Herndon did not disappoint his friend. He contributed to the practice by performing research for his older and more experienced partner, building the firm's law library, and overseeing young men who came to study law (read the law) at their office.". Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket .
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Book number: 35790
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Catalogue: Presidents
Keywords: Presidents David Freeman Hawke Abraham Lincoln President Abraham Lincoln Lawyers Presidents

 HITCHCOCK, CAROLINE HANKS, Nancy Hanks: The Story of Abraham Lincoln's Mother
HITCHCOCK, CAROLINE HANKS
Nancy Hanks: The Story of Abraham Lincoln's Mother
New York: Doubleday & McClure, Co, 1899. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends, spine joints and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright, with the exception of a rectangular patch of toning to the title page from a newspaper article laid-in. "Nancy Hanks Lincoln (February 5, 1784 – October 5, 1818) is best known as the mother of United States President Abraham Lincoln. Her marriage to Thomas Lincoln also produced a daughter, Sarah Lincoln. When Nancy and Thomas had been married for just over 10 years, the family moved from Kentucky to Perry County, Indiana in 1816. Nancy Lincoln died from milk sickness at the Little Pigeon Creek Community in Spencer County when Abraham was aged 9.". Very Good+ .
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Book number: 36056
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 36.5 | £UK 30.75 | JP¥ 4363]
Catalogue: Presidents
Keywords: Presidents Caroline Hanks Hitchcock President Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln Biography Presidents

 KUCHARSKY, DAVID, The Man from Plains the Mind and Spirit of Jimmy Carter
KUCHARSKY, DAVID
The Man from Plains the Mind and Spirit of Jimmy Carter
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1976. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and rubbed spots, and some light wrinkling. "James Earl "Jimmy" Carter Jr. (born October 1, 1924) is an American politician who served as the 39th President of the United States from 1977 to 1981. Before his presidency, he served as the 76th Governor of Georgia from 1971 to 1975, after two terms in the Georgia State Senate from 1963 to 1967. Carter has remained active in public life during his post-presidency, and in 2002 he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his work in co-founding the Carter Center.". Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket .
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Book number: 35793
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Keywords: Presidents David Kucharsky Jimmy Carter President Jimmy Carter Presidents

 REAGAN, RONALD WITH RICHARD G. HUBLER, Where's the Rest of Me? the Ronald Reagan Story
REAGAN, RONALD WITH RICHARD G. HUBLER
Where's the Rest of Me? the Ronald Reagan Story
New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1965. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ to Near Fine- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The bottom corners of the first fifty pages have a light bump / crease. The dust jacket has one 1 inch long semi-closed tear to the bottom spine joint and a couple of tiny nicks to the spine ends. "In the fall of 1964 people suddenly began to talk about Ronald Reagan. Did you see him on TV? they said. Did you hear that speech in Los Angeles? He was tremendous. He makes sense. Was this an overnight transition from Ronald Reagan, the suave Hollywood star, to Ronald Reagan, impassioned defender of our American heritage?". Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket .
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Book number: 31675
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 113.5 | £UK 95.75 | JP¥ 13634]
Catalogue: Presidents
Keywords: Presidents Ronald Reagan Richard G. Hubler Politics California California History California Politics Government presidents

 REEP, THOMAS P., Lincoln at New Salem
REEP, THOMAS P.
Lincoln at New Salem
Petersburg, Ill: The Old Salem Lincoln League, 1927. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book covers have some edge wear, rubbing and fraying to the spine ends and corners. The rear cover has ground-in post of discoloration and there are several small spots of foxing. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and date on the front pastedown page. "“In 1917, the Old Salem Lincoln League was formed at Petersburg, to carry on research work (on the pioneer village site) and keep alive the interest already aroused, ” says 1934 state records about New Salem’s restoration. “The Chautauqua association, with Mr. Hearst’s consent, conveyed the site to the State of Illinois to be used as a State Park, and in 1918 the League, with funds raised by popular subscription, erected several cabins on original sites, built a road, marked other cabin sites and in celebration of the occasion, gave a pageant depicting scenes of pioneer days. ” ". Very Good- .
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Book number: 36153
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Keywords: Presidents Thomas P. Reep Abraham Lincoln President Abraham Lincoln Old Salem Lincoln League Presidents

 ROBINSON, CORINNE ROOSEVELT, My Brother Theodore Roosevelt
ROBINSON, CORINNE ROOSEVELT
My Brother Theodore Roosevelt
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1923. 9th Printing. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some bumping and rubbing. There is a tiny nick / frayed spot to the top spine end. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's gift notation on the front endpaper. "Roosevelt was born a sickly child with debilitating asthma, but he successfully overcame his physical health problems by embracing a strenuous lifestyle. He integrated his exuberant personality, vast range of interests, and world-famous achievements into a "cowboy" persona defined by robust masculinity. Home-schooled, he began a lifelong naturalist avocation before attending Harvard College. His book, The Naval War of 1812 (1882) , established his reputation as both a learned historian and as a popular writer.". Very Good+ .
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Book number: 35637
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Catalogue: Presidents
Keywords: Presidents Corinne Roosevelt Robinson Presidential Biographies Theodore Roosevelt Authors Presidents

 THAYER, WILLIAM M., From Log-Cabin to White House the Story of President Garfield's Life
THAYER, WILLIAM M.
From Log-Cabin to White House the Story of President Garfield's Life
London, England: Hodder and Stoughton, 1887. 27th Printing. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The front cover and spine have silver, gilt and black decorations. The text pages are generally clean and bright, with the exception of the obverse of the frontispiece which has noticeable darkening / toning. There are light spots of foxing throughout. The reverse of the front endpaper includes a previous owner's inked name and address, and there is a small inked number 6 on the front endpaper. "James Abram Garfield (November 19, 1831 – September 19, 1881) was the 20th President of the United States, serving from March 4, 1881, until his assassination later that year. Garfield had served nine terms in the House of Representatives, and had been elected to the Senate before his candidacy for the White House, though he declined the Senate seat once he was elected President. He is the only sitting House member to be elected president.". Very Good+ .
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Book number: 36007
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Keywords: Presidents William M. Thayer President James Garfield Assasination Biography Presidential Biographies Presidents

 WILLETS, GILSON, Inside History of the White House the Complete History of the Domestic and Official Life in Washington of the Nation's Presidents and Their Families
WILLETS, GILSON
Inside History of the White House the Complete History of the Domestic and Official Life in Washington of the Nation's Presidents and Their Families
New York: The Christian Herald, 1908. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some begining rubbing and wear to the spine ends of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. There are several spots of foxing throughout. "New Year's Day, 1909, will mark the one hundredth and eighth anniversary of the formal opening of the White House, at Washington, as the official home of the President of the United States.". Very Good+ .
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Book number: 29591
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Catalogue: Presidents
Keywords: Presidents Gilson Willets The White House Politics Americana presidents

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