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1 Acton, Lord
THE CAMBRIDGE MODERN HISTORY Volume 7 THE UNITED STATESY125
Cambridge at the University Press, Cambridge 1934 reprint hard back V.g. large 8vo 
x, 783pp. Unfaded green cloth, gilt. Almost fine. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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2 Adams, Nehemiah
A SERMON Preached in the Essex Street Congregation BOSTON September 1, 1839 on the occasion of the death of Lucy Pierce Tappin and of her mother Mrs Sarah TappanQ356
Perkins & Marvin, Boston, USA 1839 1st Ediiton Paper Wrappers V.g. dis-bound copy 8vo 
23pp. Reverse of title-page notes *A few Copies of this Sermon have been printed , for the use of the relatives and immediate friends only. A very rare item of Boston history. Disbound sewn copy with dust and aging but complete and sound. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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3 Americana
ANNO REGNI GEORGII III AN ACT TO PROHIBIT ALL TRADE AND INTERCOURSE WITH THE COLONIES OF NEW HAMPSHIRE1776 [Prohibitory Act]M1486
Charles Eyre and William Strahan, London 1776 Original Issue First Printing paper wrappers Fine dis-bound copy Folio 
'PROHIBITORY ACT' 215-244pp; Cap.V 1776.AN IMPORTANT ACT IN THE STORY OF AMERICA AND THE REVOLUTION. A fine example with clean fresh paper, wide margins and a strong dark type impression. "It throws thirteen colonies out of the royal protection, levels all distinctions, and makes us independent in spite of our supplications and entreaties... It may be fortunate that the act of independency should come from the British Parliament rather than the American Congress" [John Adams] 'Regis Magnae Britanniae, Franciae, and Hiberniae, Vicesimo. Decimo Secto. At the Parliament begun and holden at Westminster, ........Anno Dom. 1775 in the fifteenth year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord George the Third, by the Grace of God, of Great Britain, France, and Ireland King, Defender of the Faith & c. being the first session of this present parliament'. Attractive general title-page with the Royal Crest. Decorative initial to the black letter with a drop title to the head of the page. A fine crisp, fresh and clean complete copy. . .from an incomplete nonce volume. 
Price: 7500.00 GBP
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4 Ayscough, John,
FIRST IMPRESSIONS IN AMERICAC333
John Long, Limited, London 1921 hard cover V.g. 8vo 
1st ed., 318pp, frontis. portrait, octavo, orig. blue cloth, gilt, binding a little soiled otherwise v.g., lending library label at rear. A Catholic first visit to America after 1917. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Sherman's March Through the Carolinas, Barrett, John G.
5 Barrett, John G.
Sherman's March Through the CarolinasL1049
University of North Carolina Press Chapel Hill, North Carolina 1973 0807845663 / 9780807845660 3rd edition Hardback Fine No Jacket 8vo 
viii, 325pp. Map end-papers. Orange cloth in fine condition 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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The Civil War in North Carolina, Barrett, John G.
6 Barrett, John G.
The Civil War in North CarolinaL670
University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill 1975 0807808741 / 9780807808740 re-issue hardback Fine Fine 8vo 
484pp, plates, 6 maps 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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7 Berger, Thomas
The Return of Little Big ManS433
The Harvill Press, London 1999 1860466001 / 9781860466007 1st paperback edition paper wrappers Fine large 8vo 
432pp. Pictorial card wrappers. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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8 Bowers, John
STONEWALL JACKSON: Portrait of a SoldierL490
William Morrow & Co., New York 1989 1st edition hardback fine V G Chipped 8vo 
375pp, illustrated. [Morrow's book club edition] 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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9 Brebner John Bartlet.
THE EXPLORERS OF NORTH AMERICA 1492-1806.BB970
Adam and Charles Black, London 1964 reprint Blue cloth Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
vii, 431pp. Complete and unabridged. An account of early explorers travels in the wild and uncharted territory of the North American Continent, based on diaries, records and journals. Dust-jacket grubby 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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10 Brogan, Denis William
Abraham LincolnCF166
Duckworth, London 1974 0715608657 / 9780715608654 1st edition Hardback V.g. V.g. 8vo 
143pp. Pictorial d.j. Page age-toned. No clipping or fading 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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11 Brown, Glenn
HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES CAPITOL 2 vols in 1R482
Da Capo Press, New York 1970 0306713721 / 9780306713729 facimile reprint hard back Fine No Jacket 4to 
113, v; xi, 114-255. 320 full page plates. Volume 34 in Da Capo's series Architecture and Decorative Art. Beautiful un-abridged facsimile edition bound in one volume with brown cloth binding. Gilt lettering. Originally published in 1901 and 1903 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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12 Brown, Glenn
History of the United States Capitol.G273
Da Capo Press, New York 1970 reprint Brown buckram, Gilt Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
255 pp, 136 full page plates. Unabridged in one volume, reduced format, of the 2-volume first edition published in Washington,D.C., in 1900 and 1903. A fine almost mint copy. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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13 Brown, William W.
The Negro in the American RebellionL949
Citadel Press, New York 1971 080650238X / 9780806502380 1st paperback Edition paperback Fine 8vo 
First published in 1867. xvi, 389 pages, preface, notes. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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14 Burns, James M.
The American Experiment No. 1 : Vineyard of LibertyL510
Alfred A. Knopf Incorporated, New York 1982 0394505468 / 9780394505466 1st edition hardback Fine Fine 8vo 
741 pages with maps, notes, index 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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15 Canfield, Cass
Samuel Adams's Revolution, 1765-1776: With the Assistance of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, George III, and the people of BostonLe321
HarperCollins, U.S.A. 1976 0060106190 / 9780060106195 1st edition hardback Fine Fine 8vo Inscribed, signed and dated by the author
140pp. Illustrated d.j. 3 maps, 14 illustrations. Signed by the author and dedicated to Nina Bawden and her husband 1978 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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16 Capps,Clifford Sheats and Burney,Eugenia.
GEORGIABB714
Thomas Nelson Inc., Nashville. 1972 0-8407-7112-6 / 9780840771124 First Edition Red Cloth V. G. V.g. 8vo - over 73/4" - 93/4" tall 
176pp,61 illustrations and a map.This is the history of Georgia, from the earlist settlers arriving over ten thousand years ago till it becomes part of the new United States of America. The dust-jacket is a little dusty, otherwise a fresh copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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17 Catton, Bruce
THE CIVIL WARL665
McGraw-Hill Book Company Inc, Blacklick, Ohio, U.S.A. 1971 0070102651 / 9780070102651 Paper Wrappers V.g. 8vo 
341pp. Illustrated throughout. Owners inscription to inside front cover 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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18 Channing, Steven A.
CRISIS OF FEARL655
Simon and Schuster, New York 1970 1st edition hardback Fine V G Chipped 8vo 
315pp. Illustrations, map 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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19 Chapman, Arthur
OUT WHERE THE WEST BEGINS Applicable to the Present State of Trade, and Money Transactions: Illustrated By Numerous Examples Under Each Rulee: For the Use of Schools. with the New Weights and MeasuresP356
Allen, Thomas, Toronto 1917 1st edition hardback fin V G Chipped 8vo 
92pp. Brown cloth spine on brown boards. Original d.j. a little chipped and loos to lower spine 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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20 Cooke, P. St. G.
SCENES AND ADVENTURES IN THE ARMY: or, ROMANCE OF MILITARY LIFELe355
Lindsay & Blakiston, Philadelphia 1857 1st edition Hardback V.g. large 12mo 
xii, 15-432pp. Sewn in at the rear is Sampson, Low Son. & Co's May 15, 1856 book cat. Sampson Low were the British distributers of the book. Printed by C. Sherman & Son. Printers, 19 St. James Street, Philadelphia, USA. Bound in the original blind-stamped dec. red cloth with gilt titles to the spine. A lovely original binding a trifle sunned and worn to the head and foot of the spine. 8 x 5.5 inches.This rare first edition has the author ranked as Lietenant-Colonel Second Dragoons. No stamps or bookplates. A couple of neat ink signatures of the original owner.A complete copy in the original cloth. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS 
Price: 450.00 GBP
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