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'White Mist' to Rio: The 1953 South Atlantic Ocean Race, No. 25, December, 1953, G.W. Blunt White
1 'White Mist' to Rio: The 1953 South Atlantic Ocean Race, No. 25, December, 1953 G.W. Blunt White
Mystic, Ct The Marine Historical Association, Inc. 1953 Soft Cover Very Good 
The Marine Historical Association, Inc.,1953. Soft Cover. Cover has very slight shelfwear with lightly toned edges. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Stapled binding is tight. An account of a 1200-mile ocean race from Argentina to Brazil. Very nice copy. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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A Certain Splendid House: The Centennial History of the Washington Association of New Jersey, James Elliott Lindsley
2 A Certain Splendid House: The Centennial History of the Washington Association of New Jersey James Elliott Lindsley
The Washington Association of New Jersey 1974 First Edition Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 
The Washington Association of New Jersey, 1974. First Edition. Hard Cover. Blue and gold cloth boadrs with gilt lettering. No dust jacket. Cover has negligible shelfwear. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Not ex-library. Beautiful condition. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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A History of the United States of America, On a Plan Adapted To the Capacity of Youth, and Designed To Aid the Memory. Systematick Arrangement and Interesting Associations. Illustrated By Engravings and Colored Maps., Charles A. Goodrich
3 A History of the United States of America, On a Plan Adapted To the Capacity of Youth, and Designed To Aid the Memory. Systematick Arrangement and Interesting Associations. Illustrated By Engravings and Colored Maps. Charles A. Goodrich
Jenks, Hickling and Swan 1854 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
Jenks, Hickling and Swan,1854. Full leather binding, spine missing, boards still nicely attached. Text block remains tightly bound. Pages are clean and unmarked, toned/mild occasional foxing. Good reading/research copy. Excellent candidate for re-binding. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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A History of the United States on a New Plan; Adapted to the Capacity of Youth. To which is added the Constitution of the United States., J. Olney
4 A History of the United States on a New Plan; Adapted to the Capacity of Youth. To which is added the Constitution of the United States. J. Olney
Durrie & Peck 1836 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
Durrie & Peck, 1836. First Edition. Hard Cover. Leather spine with gilt title, connected to paper boards. Cover has moderate shelfwear, very rubbed edges and corners, chipped spine ends, cracked along front spine edge, darkened - majority of cover text remains legible. Bookplate inside front cover, writing on flyleaves and endpapers. Pages are clean and unmarked, moderate foxing throughout. Binding is tight. Solid reading/research copy. NOT A REPRINT. 
Price: 76.50 USD
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A Look at Home; or, Life in the Poor House of New England, S. H. Elliot
5 A Look at Home; or, Life in the Poor House of New England S. H. Elliot
H. Dexter & Company 1860 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
H. Dexter & Company, 1860. First Edition, a previous edition may have been published, under a different title, in 1858, with the author being listed as 'anonymous'. Hard Cover. Tan cloth boards with publisher's blind stamp on front, gilt title on spine worn off. Cover has moderate shelfwear, frayed spine ends, turned corners. Light dampstaining at bottom edge of cover and papers. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Good reading/research copy. ACTUAL BOOK. Scarce. 
Price: 180.00 USD
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A New Look At Red China, Joseph Newman (ed.)
6 A New Look At Red China Joseph Newman (ed.)
U.S. News & World Report 1971 Paperback Very Good 
U.S. News & World Report,1971. Paperback. Cover has very slight shelfwear. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Binding is tight. A few spine creases. Mild flat crease on front cover. Very nice copy. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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A Particular Account of the European Military Adventures of Hindustan, Herbert Compton
7 A Particular Account of the European Military Adventures of Hindustan Herbert Compton
T. Fisher Unwin/Macmillan & Co. 1893 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
T. Fisher Unwin/Macmillan & Co.,1893. Hard Cover. No dust jacket. Cover has moderate shelfwear with a large tear and piece missing at top of spine. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Good reading copy. 
Price: 67.50 USD
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A Walk Through the American Wing, The Curators of the American Wing
8 A Walk Through the American Wing The Curators of the American Wing
The Metropolitan Museum of Art/Yale University Pre 2001 0300093691 / 9780300093698 Soft Cover Fine 
The Metropolitan Museum of Art/Yale University Press, 2001. Soft Cover. Cover has negligible shelfwear. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Binding is tight. Beautiful condition. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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A Yankee In Canada with Anti-Slavery and Reform Papers, Thoreau, Henry David
9 A Yankee In Canada with Anti-Slavery and Reform Papers Thoreau, Henry David
Houghton, Mifflin, and Company 1891 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Houghton, Mifflin, and Company, 1891. Hard Cover. No dust jacket. Cover has moderate shelfwear with rubbing and chipping on the edges, corners, front, and along the spine edge. Top edge gilt. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy. Describes the author's trip to Canada and anti-slavery issues. 
Price: 99.00 USD
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10 Account of the Centennial Celebration of the Town of West Springfield, Mass., Wednesday, March 25th, 1874 J. N. Bagg (compiler)
West Springfield, Massachusetts 1874 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Published by the town of West Springfiled, Mass. Printed by Clark W. Bryan and Co., 1874. First Edition. With the historical address of Thomas E. Vermilye, D. D., LL. D,, the Poem of Mrs. Ellen P. Champion, and other facts and speeches. Hard Cover. No dust jacket. Light brown cloth boards with gilt titles. Frontspiece of Joseph Lathrop. Cover has very slight shelfwear, very lightly rubbed spine ends. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Address of The President of the United States Delivered at a Joint Session of the Two Houses of Congress, Woodrow Wilson
11 Address of The President of the United States Delivered at a Joint Session of the Two Houses of Congress Woodrow Wilson
Edward J. Clode 1917 Hard Cover Very Good 
Edward J. Clode,1917. Hard Cover. Cover has very slight shelfwear. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Name and date inside front cover. Hinges are good. Very nice copy. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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12 Africa in Transition Smith, Prudence
Max Reinhardt 1958 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Max Reinhardt,1958. First Edition. Hard Cover. Dust jacket has moderate shelfwear with tears along edges, near spine edge and foxing on flaps. Flyleaves and endpapers are also slighty foxed. Otherwise, pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Not price-clipped. Not ex-library. Not remainder. Very nice copy. 
Price: 7.29 USD
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Akbar, Laurence Binyon
13 Akbar Laurence Binyon
Appleton and Co 1932 First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
First American Edition. Hard Cover. No dust jacket. Cover has mild shelfwear with slight rubbing on the front, spine edge, and on corners and has slight chipping on the back. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Not price-clipped. Not ex-library. Not remainder. Very nice copy. 
Price: 8.61 USD
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Alcatraz 1868-1963, John Godwin
14 Alcatraz 1868-1963 John Godwin
Pocket Books 1964 Mass Market Paperback Very Good 
Pocket Books,1964. First Pocket Books Printing. Pocket Books number 50017. Mass Market Paperback. Eight pages of illustrations. Cover has very slight shelfwear. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Binding is tight, spine very slightly tilted. Very nice copy. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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15 All About Great Rivers of the World Anne Terry White
Random House 1957 Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Hard Cover. Dust jacket has substantial shelfwear, small tears/chips on edges, some mild soiling. Cover has very slight shelfwear. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy. 
Price: 4.86 USD
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America the Land We Love, Francis Trevelyan Miller
16 America the Land We Love Francis Trevelyan Miller
William Thomas Blaine 1916 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
William Thomas Blaine, 1916. Hard Cover. No dust jacket. Cover has mild shelfwear, top front corner lightly rubbed through, frayed spine ends, a few small white spots on back. Gift note on front flyleaf. 'New Declaration of Independence' filled out on back of Statue of Liberty frontispiece. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Hinges are perfect. Binding is slightly shaken. Three hundred illustrations including historic engravings, famous paintings and photographs. Good reading/research copy. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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American Archives: Fifth Series. A Documentary History of The United States of America: Volume III, Peter Force
17 American Archives: Fifth Series. A Documentary History of The United States of America: Volume III Peter Force
Johnson Reprint Corp. 1972 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Oversize Book 
Johnson Reprint Corp.,1972. Oversized, Heavy. Hard cover. No dust jacket. Cover has very slight shelfwear. Pages are clean. bright and unmarked Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Not ex-library. American History research copy, that begins with documentation from the South Carolina assembly August 12,1776 and continues through December 26, 1776. Very nice copy. 
Price: 81.00 USD
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American Archives: Fifth Series: A Documentary History of The United States of America, Volume II, Peter Force
18 American Archives: Fifth Series: A Documentary History of The United States of America, Volume II Peter Force
Johnson Reprint Corp. 1972 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Oversize Book 
Johnson Reprint Corp.,1972. Oversized, Heavy - 6 lbs. Hard cover. No dust jacket. Cover has slight shelfwear, residue from price sticker on front endpaper. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked, but have slight rippling on upper edges. No damp staining. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Not ex-library. American History research copy that begins with documentation from July 15, 1776 convention meeting in Pennsylvania and goes through October 28, 1776. Very nice copy. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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American Heritage Book of Indians, William Brandon;  Alvin M. Josephy (ed.)
19 American Heritage Book of Indians William Brandon; Alvin M. Josephy (ed.)
American Heritage 1961 Hard Cover Fine Slipcase Oversize Book 
American Heritage,1961.Hard Cover in pictorial slipcase. Slipcase has lightly rubbed edges. Cover has negligible shelfwear. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Beautiful color illustrations. Very nice copy. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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American Heritage History of the Making of the Nation, 1783-1860, Francis Russell; Ralph K. Andrist (ed.)
20 American Heritage History of the Making of the Nation, 1783-1860 Francis Russell; Ralph K. Andrist (ed.)
American Heritage 1968 Hard Cover Fine Slipcase Oversize Book 
American Heritage,1968. Hard cover in pictorial slipcase. Slipcase has lightly rubbed edges. Cover has very slight shelfwear. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Beautiful color illustrations. Very nice copy. 
Price: 19.80 USD
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