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MINUTE GLIMPSES OF AMERICAN CITIES

By: Kates, Herbert S.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1933

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: W784

Condition: Fine


159pp. Foreword by Dr. John H. Finlay. Pen portraits of American Cities in the forst part of the twntieth Century each with illustrations by the author. Also includes a few Canadian locations. Fine copy with no fading, wear, marks or damage. Attractive large previous owners printed bookplate pasted to the inside front board drawn by the author. Papers labels to the spine and covers. Herbert S. Kates [1894-1947] was an American artist and writer. View more info

Favor the Bold: The Civil War Years (

By: Kinsley, D. A.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: USA, Promontory Press: 1974

Seller ID: L1128

ISBN: 0883940299

Condition: Fine


ND [1974]. 308pp. View more info

LETTERS ON THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION in the Library at " Karolfred",

By: Kirkland, Frederic R.,

Price: £45.00

Publisher: privately printed by the author, 1941,1952,: 1941

Edition: limited edition

Seller ID: C408

Condition: V.g.


2 Vols. vol. 1 ltd to 200 copies/ vol. 2 limited to 500 copies (no 2620, 94;128pp, 5;4 plates, quarto, orig. red buckram, gilt lettering, un-cut, no fading. Published years apart the two volumes are signed presentation copies. Vol.1 has 74 and vol.2 92 letters from Kirklands private library. View more info

RECOLLECTIONS OF AN OLD DOMINION DRAGOON : The Civil War experiences of Sgt. Robert S. Hudgins II, Company B, 3rd Virginia Cavalry

By: Kleese, Richard B.; Hudgins, Garland C.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Orange, Publisher's Press: 1993

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: L926

ISBN: 0942365046

Condition: Fine


127pp, illustrated photos, maps etc. A lovely copy View more info

THE CONFLICT OF CONVICTIONS : American Writers Report the Civil War

By: Lindeman, Jack

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Pennsylvania, Chilton Book Company: 1968

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: L1015

Condition: V.g.


308pp. Covers damp stained otherwise a good reading copy in tight internally clean condition View more info

THE ABBY ALDRICH ROCKEFELLER FOLK ART COLLECTION

By: Little, Nina Fletcher

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation: 1957

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Le350

Condition: Fine


xvi, 402pp. 165 folk art works photographed in colour each with a facing descriptive page. Non- photograhed items catalogue and an index. A descriptive catalogue. ound in quater brown cloth with marbled boards and enclosed in a sturdy slip-casewith pasted labels to the covers. View more info

FOREIGNERS IN THE CONFEDERACY

By: Lonn, Ella

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Massachusetts, Peter Smith: 1965

Edition: re-issue

Seller ID: L661

Condition: Fine


566pp. Illustrated with four b&w photos (including frontis). Grey cloth with black titling. The story of the activities of the foreigners in the Confederacy - in both military and civil service View more info

THE NEW WORLD THE FIRST PICTURES OF AMERICA

By: Lorant, Stefan [ed]

Price: £50.00

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan & Pearce: 1946

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: N116

Condition: Fine


292pp. Made by John White and Jacques le Moyne and engraved by Theodore de Bry. With narratives of the Huguenot settlement in Florida 152-1565 and the Virginia colony 1585-1590 View more info

CANADIAN PICTURES Drawn with Pen and Pencil

By: Lorne, Marquis of

Price: £115.00

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society: 1885

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: HH007

Condition: V.g.


ND c1885. viii, 224.[viii book ads. for the series of travel books]. Illustrations , folding map publisher's and original blue cloth with cover decorated with lakes, trees, and a horse drawn wagon with trapper. The coloured large folding map has no tears or marks but fold creases and a trifle fraying to the extremities not affecting the map. A nice copy. [Gift inscription dated 1885] View more info

WALT WHITMAN'S CIVIL WAR

By: Lowenfels, Walter (ed)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1971

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: L1350

Condition: Fine


333 [iii]pp. Orig. pub 1960 View more info

The U.S. Army War College Guide to the Battle of Antietam: The Maryland Campaign of 1862

By: Luvaas, Jay

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Carlisle, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., South Mountain Press: 1987

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: L516

ISBN: 0937339016

Condition: Fine


310pp, photos maps View more info

The U.S. Army War College Guide to the Battles of Chancellorsville & Fredericksburg

By: Luvaas, Jay; Nelson, Harold W.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Pennsylvania, South Mountain Press, Incorporated,: 1988

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: L964

ISBN: 0937339024

Condition: Fine


xv, 361 pages, illus, maps, orders of battle, index. View more info

CAMPAIGN FOR PETERSBURG

By: Lykes, Richard Wayne

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Washington, National Park Service Historical Handbook: 1974

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: L925

Condition: Fine


(National Park Service history series) 76pp. photos, maps View more info

THE ART-MAKERS OF NINETEENTH CENTURY AMERICA

By: Lynes, Russell

Price: £28.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1970

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: G171

Condition: Fine


514pp, illus. throughout. A lovely copy almost as new. View more info

GEORGE WASHINGTON : A Brief Biography

By: Macdonald, William

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Virginia, The Mount Vernon Ladies Association: 1973

Edition: re-issue

Seller ID: R460

Condition: Fine


39pp. A fine copy. View more info

The Northern Shoshoni

By: Madsen, Brigham D.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Caldwell, Idaho, The Caxton Printers: 1980

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: H335

ISBN: 0870042890

Condition: Fine


259pp. Many illustrations, 7 maps, appendices, bibliography, index. A fine copy with a slightly worn d.j. View more info

Siege Train : The Journal of a Confederate Artilleryman in the Defense of Charleston

By: Manigault, Edward

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Columbia, Charleston Library Society by the University of South Carolina Press: 1986

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: L652

ISBN: 0872494918

Condition: Fine


xxii, 364 p. : ill., maps (2 folding) View more info

JOHN NORTON AND SONS Merchants of London and Virginia Being the Papers from Their Counting House for the Years 1750 to 1795

By: Mason, Francis Norton

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1968

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: TT193

ISBN: 0715342495

Condition: Fine


573pp. Originally published in 1937. A complete record of the colonial trade between the London merchant family and the colony of Virginia. Almost mint. No inscriptions, fading, clipping, wear or marks. View more info

GEORGE CATLIN AND THE OLD FRONTIER

By: McCracken, H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: New York, The Dial Press: 1959

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: J708

Condition: Fine


1st after limited [250 copies]. 216pp, 36 full-colour reproductions, 130+ in black and white View more info

The Little Book of Native American Wisdom

By: McFadden, Steven

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Dorset, Element Books: 1994

Seller ID: S132

ISBN: 1852305665

Condition: Fine


48pp. Illustrated. Small pocket sized book. Inscribed to Nina Bawden. View more info