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Image for Men of Affairs in The State of Utah

Men of Affairs in The State of Utah

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Press Club of Salt Lake: 1914

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21580

Condition: P/NONE


Original suede covers with gilt lettering very worn with chipping at edges, lacking spine, signatures loose but seemingly a complete copy. Pages unfoxed, many detached, a fragile copy being sold here As Is. Collection of Utah one-page biographical sketches and photographs compiled for newspaper reference work. Starts off with biography of Joseph F. Smith, nephew of the prophet Joseph Smith and former president of the church. ; MCN17691; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Telephone Directory for Mendota, Illinois Compton and West Brooklyn Issued by Illinois Commercial Telephone Company September, 1933

Telephone Directory for Mendota, Illinois Compton and West Brooklyn Issued by Illinois Commercial Telephone Company September, 1933

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: 1933

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 23793

Condition: Fair


Gray wraps very stained, fragile condition with chipping to edges, soiled. Early telephone directory for the Mendota, Illinois area in LaSalle County, being sold as is. ; MCN19152; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 30 pp View more info

Image for Library of Cape Cod History & Genealogy No. 126 Glass-Making in Sandwich

Library of Cape Cod History & Genealogy No. 126 Glass-Making in Sandwich

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: C. W. Swift: 1931

Seller ID: 24921

Condition: VG+


Tan wraps, minor stain front cover.; MCN20117; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 6 pp View more info

Image for Library of Cape Cod History & Genealogy No. 104 Sandwich and Bourne Colony and Town Records

Library of Cape Cod History & Genealogy No. 104 Sandwich and Bourne Colony and Town Records

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: C. W. Swift: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 24923

Condition: VG+


Tan wraps show minor wear. ; MCN20119; Large 8vo 9" - 10" View more info

Image for Nebraska Blue Book and Legislative Manual for the Year 1889 Compiled From Official Records

Nebraska Blue Book and Legislative Manual for the Year 1889 Compiled From Official Records

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lincoln, State Journal Company: 1889

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 32804

Condition: G/NONE


Navy cloth boards with gilt lettering rubbed, worn extremities with fraying, lacking front endpaper and one signature loose. Name stamped in several places on endpapers, light soiling with some smudging to text block. ; MCN26813; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 174 pp View more info

Image for Nelsons' Pictorial Guide-Books Salt Lake City, With a Sketch of the Route of the Central Pacific Railroad, from Omaha to Salt Lake City, and Thence to San Francisco

Nelsons' Pictorial Guide-Books Salt Lake City, With a Sketch of the Route of the Central Pacific Railroad, from Omaha to Salt Lake City, and Thence to San Francisco

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Edinburgh, and New York, T. Nelson and Sons:

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 32850

Condition: VG-/NONE


Red cloth boards worn on points, spotting to spine cloth. Gift inscription front endpaper, light foxing. Rear hinge cracked and missing right half of final chromolithograph (The Wahsatoh Mountain Range) otherwise complete copy of this early western travel guide. Includes frontis double page view of Salt Lake city looking south. Not dated, published c1873. Additional photographs available on request. ; MCN26858; 31 pp View more info

Image for To Nebraska in '57 A Diary of Erastus F. Beadle Printed from the Original Manuscript by Courtesy of its Owner Dr. Frank P. O'Brien

To Nebraska in '57 A Diary of Erastus F. Beadle Printed from the Original Manuscript by Courtesy of its Owner Dr. Frank P. O'Brien

By: Beadle, Erastus F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York Public Library: 1923

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 32715

Condition: VG+


Tan wraps, 1" closed horizontal tear edge of front panel. "This diary records the journey of a citizen of Buffalo to his preempted lands near Omaha, Nebraska, between March and October, 1857. It reflects the incidents of travel, especially on the rivers, the political sentiments of the day, the great emigration to the new territory, life in Nebraska, and toward the end, as the diarist returns, the financial panic of 1857. He hears, August 31, of the closing of th... View more info

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The Story of Beaver Falls Pennsylvania

By: Beaver Falls Board of Trade

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tribune Printing: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 24188

Condition: VG+


Tan wraps show mild wear, minor spotting to rear panel else a nice copy. Promotional booklet for Beaver Falls in Beaver County, Pennsylvania sponsored by the Beaver Falls Board of Trade. Illustrated. ; MCN19529; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 33 pp View more info

Image for The Old Town on the River A Little Book of Visions

The Old Town on the River A Little Book of Visions

By: Bullock, Flora

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Ivy Press: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 32815

Condition: VG/NONE


Two-toned paper covered boards have chipping to points and center spine, rubbed and darkened. Front hinge just starting. Bookplate of Arbor Day founder Sterling Morton inside front board with inscription from Morton to his grandson dated "xmas 1900". Poetry and literary prose, illustrated with photographs. Additional photographs available on request.; MCN26824; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Notable Personage, Unrelated View more info

Image for Nebraska Its Characteristics and Prospects

Nebraska Its Characteristics and Prospects

By: Butler, James D.

Price: $210.00

Publisher: Private Printing: 1873

Seller ID: 32855

Condition: G


Name and address written front cover, masking tape remnants on front panel and table of contents page. Covers detached with rear panel an illustration of Salt Creek Valley, West From Ashland. Unobtrusive beige stain top edge of several pages. Early Nebraska promotional item, illustrated. Additional photographs available on request. ; MCN26863; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 36 pp View more info

Image for Colorado Mountain Playgrounds

Colorado Mountain Playgrounds

By: Chicago & North Western Ry.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago & North Western Ry.: 1931

Seller ID: 32598

Condition: VG+


Blue wraps with pictorial pastedown, a few minor white spots to rear panel else a lightly used attractive copy. Colorado travel and railways illustrated in both color and black-and-white. ; MCN26607; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 47 pp View more info

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Clason's Nebraska Green Guide

By: Clason Map Company

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Clason Map Co.: circa 1923

Seller ID: 32854

Condition: VG-


Lightly rubbed, mild wear but lacking fold-out map. "State and City Maps, Auto Road Logs, Railroads; Commercial Index of Towns giving Hotels, Industries, Altitudes, Population, Etc." ; MCN26862; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 31 pp View more info

Image for In the Early Days Along the Overland Trail in Nebraska Territory, in 1852

In the Early Days Along the Overland Trail in Nebraska Territory, in 1852

By: Cole, Gilbert L. Compiled by Mrs. A. Hardy

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Kansas City, Press of Franklin Hudson Publishing Co.: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 32879

Condition: VG+/NONE


Original green cloth with gilt lettering lightly rubbed on points, front hinge repaired but still a bit weak, name penciled inside front board. Internally age toned, no other markings or tearing, a handsome copy. With frontis of author. ; MCN26887; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 125 pp View more info

Image for The Tennessee Volume I: The Old River Frontier to Secession

The Tennessee Volume I: The Old River Frontier to Secession

By: Davidson, Donald

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rinehart & Company: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 31875

Condition: VG+/VG+


Green cloth boards straight and tight, unmarked. In a lightly rubbed dustjacket with light edgewear, spine slightly darkened, unclipped price (3.00) and now in protective mylar. Illustrated by Theresa Sherrer Davidson. ; MCN26227; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 342 pp View more info

Image for Solitary Places Made Glad: Being Observations and Experiences for Thirty-Two Years in Nebraska; With Sketches and Incidents Touching the Discovery, Early Settlement, and Development of the State

Solitary Places Made Glad: Being Observations and Experiences for Thirty-Two Years in Nebraska; With Sketches and Incidents Touching the Discovery, Early Settlement, and Development of the State

By: Davis, Rev. Henry T.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Cranston & Stowe: 1890

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 32680

Condition: VG/NONE


A good to very good copy with original brown cloth boards with gilt lettering worn and rubbed particularly at spine ends, faint vertical crease to spine cloth. Bookplate front endpaper, title page has been replaced by tipped in facsimile, foxing to frontis portrait and tissue guard. A bit of smudging to first few pages, with faint dampstain along top edge of several pages that does not impact text block. Securely bound and fairly straight. Nebraska and California, early ... View more info

Image for Barns of the Genesee Country, 1790-1915 Including An Account of Settlement and Changes in Agricultural Practices

Barns of the Genesee Country, 1790-1915 Including An Account of Settlement and Changes in Agricultural Practices

By: Fink, Daniel

Price: $60.00

Publisher: James Brunner: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31989

Condition: VG+/VG+


Name written front endpaper, small stain tail of spine else a fine copy in a mildly rubbed dustjacket. Author signed title page. Thick volume is a history and architectural study of New York's barns along the Genesee River, illustrated throughout. ; MCN26320; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 526 pp; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Prominent Tennesseans 1796-1938

Prominent Tennesseans 1796-1938

By: Gillum, James L.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Who's Who Publishing Company: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29376

Condition: VG+/NONE


Navy embossed cloth boards slightly worn on tips and corners bumped, pages toned. Biographical sketches of prominent Tennessee residents arranged by community. ; MCN24256; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 286 pp View more info

Image for Biographical Manual of the Members and Officers of the Twentieth Legislature of Nebraska, Lincoln, February, 1887

Biographical Manual of the Members and Officers of the Twentieth Legislature of Nebraska, Lincoln, February, 1887

By: Hall, C. L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Journal Company, State Printers: 1887

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 32480

Condition: VG+/NONE


Original maroon cloth boards rubbed on points, light wear. Thin volume contains biographical sketches of early Nebraska senators, congressmen, mail carriers, clerks, etc. An uncommon first edition copy.; MCN26489; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 112 pp View more info

Image for Men of Illinois

Men of Illinois

By: Halliday, Witherspoon

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago, Halliday Witherspoon: 1902

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29129

Condition: G+/NONE


Navy leather boards with gilt stamping rubbing to extremities, spine darkened, damaged and repaired, all edges gilt. Else corners square and securely bound, a solid copy. Photographs and very brief biographical information on Illinois men of note, arranged by occupation. ; MCN24012; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 535 pp View more info

Image for The Federalist, On The New Constitution, By Publius, Written In 1786, To Which Is Added Pacificus, On The Proclamation of Neutrality Written In 1793. Likewise, The Federal Constitution, With All The Amendments (Two Volumes)

The Federalist, On The New Constitution, By Publius, Written In 1786, To Which Is Added Pacificus, On The Proclamation of Neutrality Written In 1793. Likewise, The Federal Constitution, With All The Amendments (Two Volumes)

By: Hamilton, Alexander, James Madison and John Jay

Price: $13,000.00

Publisher: New York, George F. Hopkins: 1802

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 26749

Condition: VG/NONE


Two volume second edition set with two pages numbered 167 and two numbered 168 as noted; pages 263-270 repeated. Original full calf binding with five black horizontal lines and volume number on spine, heavy rubbing and worn on points with some loss at spine ends. Volume I has 1" chip to leather head of spine, front hinge quite weak and literally hanging on by threads, needs some tightening; has penciled numbers and signature inside front board. Volume II has identica... View more info