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GOD & GOLD America and the Making of the Modern World

By: Mead, Walter Russell

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Atlantic Books: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Impression

Seller ID: W695

ISBN: 1843547236

Condition: Mint


xvii, 449pp. Colour illustrated d.j. No inscriptions, fading, wear, clipping or marks. View more info

WILD LIFE ON THE ROCKIES with Illustrations from Photographs

By: Mills, Enos A.

Price: £135.00

Publisher: London and Boston, Constable & Co. and Houghton Mills: 1910

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS471

Condition: Fine


263pp. Printed in the Riverside Press Massachusetts. Illustrated end-papers. Fine copy with lovely condition green buckram covers. Illus. boards depicting a forest with a stream and gilt edges to the crest of the mountains. No inscriptions, fading or wear. free end-papers toned from the boards off-setting otherwise clean. Same imprint as the first US edition of 1909 but with the UK title-page for 1910. View more info

THE BROKEN STONES

By: Minshall Herbert L.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: California, Copley Books: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BB832

ISBN: 0-913938-17-3

Condition: Fine


ix, 166pp, with over 74 illustrations. A Copley book special Edition number 301. Signed and commissioned by Helen copley. Edited and signed by Richard F. Pourade.The book tells how man could have arrived in America from Asia long before the ice sheets cut off passages down the continent for hundreds of years. Bound in yellow cloth. Almost mint..SIGNED by Minshall, Helen Copley, and editor Richard F. Pourade View more info

WEAPONS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION AND ACCOUTREMENTS

By: Moore, Warren

Price: £18.00

Publisher: New York, Promontory Press: 1967

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: K991

ISBN: 0883940272

Condition: Fine


ix, 225 pp 30 cm. Well illustrated View more info

THE GLEAM OF BAYONETS : The Battle of Antietam and Robert E. Lee's Maryland Campaign

By: Murfin, James V.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1965

Seller ID: L451

ISBN: 0517178052

Condition: Fine


451 pp, illus, photos, 18 detailed maps.Nice un-clipped copy with no marks and a nice d.j. View more info

THE LONE SHIELING

By: Needler, G.H.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, University of Toronto Press,: 1941

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: L938

Condition: Fine


108pp. Illustrated with plates from photos. The biography of John Galt. Various newspaper clipped attached. The story of the Canadian Boat Song. View more info

THE JESUITS IN NORTH AMERICA in the seventeenth Century. France and England in North America. Part Second.

By: Parkman, Francis

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co, Limited: 1899

Edition: Library edition

Seller ID: TS222

Condition: V.g.


xvii, 586pp. Green buckram, gilt. Near fine. No inscriptions. A trifle toned to the spine. No wear. From the 12 volume set. View more info

Building Rideau Canal

By: Passfield, Robert W.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Markham, ON, Canada, Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Limited: 1982

Seller ID: L832

ISBN: 0889027269

Condition: Fine


184pp, illustrated View more info

THE PILGRIM DAUGHTERS

By: Pearson, Hesketh,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1961

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: C226

Condition: Fine


viii, 343pp, 26 photographs, original black cloth, gilt. The story of female migration to the New World in the nineteenth century. View more info

THE LOST CAUSE, THE STANDARD SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE WAR OF THE CONFEDERATES

By: Pollard, E.A.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1989

Edition: facsimile reprint

Seller ID: L464

ISBN: 0517160102

Condition: Fine


752pp. This is a facsimile reprint of the 1867 work. A lovely copy View more info

SOUTHERN HISTORY OF THE WAR

By: Pollard, Edward A.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Fairfax Press: 1990

Edition: facsimile reprint

Seller ID: L672

ISBN: 0517228998

Condition: Fine


Facsimile reprint of 1866 . 2 vols. in one (657; 598 [2]pp.) View more info

CAMPAIGNING WITH GRANT

By: Porter, General Horace

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, The Blue and Grey Press: 1984

Edition: re-issue

Seller ID: L493

ISBN: 0890098492

Condition: fine


546pp. Facsimile edition from the Blue and Grey edition of the Civil War View more info

ANCIENT HUNTER OF THE FAR WEST.

By: Pourade Richard F.[editor]

Price: £45.00

Publisher: California, Copley Books: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Editor.

Seller ID: BB829

Condition: Fine


208pp, with 56 illustrations. Special edition number 301 .A Copley Book. Also signed by Sponser -James S. Copley. Bound in beige cloth. Almost mint. View more info

THE HISTORY OF SAN DIEGO THE GLORY YEARS.

By: Pourade Richard F.[editor]

Price: £45.00

Publisher: California, Copley Books: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Editor.

Seller ID: BB830

Condition: Fine


xii, 276pp, with 114 illustrations.Special edition number 301. Volume four of a Series on the Historic Birthplace of Californa. Signed and commissioned by James S. Copley. Almost mint. View more info

SIGN OF THE EAGLE A View of Mexico 1830-1855

By: Pourade Richard F.[editor]

Price: £85.00

Publisher: California, Copley Books: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Editor.

Seller ID: BB831

Condition: V.g.


xiv, 170pp with 50 illustrations.Special Edition no. 301. A Copley Book. Foreword and Commentary by Richard F. Pourade. Commissioned and signed by James S. Copley. The descriptive letters of Lieutenant John James Peck, a United States soldier in the conflict with Mexico, and the colour lithographs of Mexico by John Phillips, Carl Nebel, Daniel Thomas Egerton, Casimiro Castro, and Captain D.P.Whiting. Fine copy, a little sunning to slip-case View more info

THE HISTORY OF SAN DIEGO THE RISING TIDE

By: Pourade, Richard, F.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: California., Copley Books: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BB738

Condition: V.g.


xii, 267pp., with over 200 illustrations. Special edition, Number 301.Signed also by James S. Copley ,who commissioned the book. Volume 6 of a series on the Historic Birthplace of California. Includes card with seasonal greetings by H. and J. Copley. Pictorial slip-case. Spine worn with a couple of small nicks View more info

THE HISTORY OF SAN DIEGO THE SILVER DONS.

By: Pourade, Richard, F.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: California., Copley Books: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BB742

Condition: Fine


xii, 286pp, with 88 illustrations.Special edition Number 301. Also signed by James Copley, who comissioned the book. Volume 3 of a series on the Historic Birthplace of California. Includes a letter sent from Frye and Smith Ltd. apologising for binding error and how to correct it! Top book corners a little bumped otherwise a fine copy. View more info

THE HISTORY OF SAN DIEGO GOLD IN THE SUN

By: Pourade, Richard, F.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: California., Copley Books: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: BB787

Condition: Fine


x, 282pp, with over 109 illustrations. Special edition Nuber 301. Commissioned by James S. Copley, and signed by him. Volume Five of a Series on the Historic Birthplace of Calfornia. Pictorial Slip-case, almost mint . View more info

MILLS OF CANADA

By: Priamo, Carol

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Whitby, ON, Canada, McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited: 1976

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Y206

ISBN: 0070824029

Condition: Fine


192pp. A photographic record of the mills of Canada. 220 photos with descriptions. Tan cloth, gilt. No fading or wear. A nice copy View more info

AMERICAN JOURNEY : Traveling With Tocqueville in Search of Democracy in America

By: Reeves, Richard

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A., Simon & Schuster: 1982

Edition: 1st edition, 1st impression

Seller ID: L460

ISBN: 0671470671

Condition: Fine


399pp, illustrated. Small nick to corner of d.j. otherwise fine View more info