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American Historical Graphics. NATIVE GRACE: PRINTS OF THE NEW WORLD 1590-1876. By W. Graham Arader III. Introduction by Wendy Shadwell. Charlottesville: Thomasson-Grant, (1988). 12 x 12 in. 127 pages. FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING (number line includes “1”). Green cloth. 104 FULL-COLOR REPRODUCTIONS including work by de Bry, Catesby, Audubon, Catlin, others. Fine condition..
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State Imprints. RHODE ISLAND IMPRINTS 1727-1800. Edited by John Eliot Alden. New York: R.R. Bowker Company, for the Bibliographical Society of American, 1949. First Edition. 8vo. Blue cloth, slightly rubbed, spine lightly soiled, contents very good, no owner’s name. No dj. xxiv, 665 pages including index.             ..
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Songs. Lester S. Levy. FLASHES OF MERRIMENT: A Century of Humorous Songs in America 1805-1905. Norman: U of Oklahoma Press, 1971. FIRST EDITION (stated). 4to. xiv,370 pages including index. Yellow cloth. Book in fine condition. Dustjacket partly faded, price clipped but unworn. Numerous illustrations (many full-page). Discusses nearly 100 songs from 19th century America.    ..
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Americana. STEAM VESSELS OF CHESAPEAKE AND DELAWARE BAYS AND RIVERS. Drawings by Samuel Ward Stanton. Oblong 4to (8.75 x 11 in.). Illustrated softcover, very good condition, few small rubbed spots to front cover. [Upper Montclair, NJ: H. Kneeland Whiting], n.d. 48 pages, reproductions in b&w. One of six catalogues featuring the drawings of Stanton printed at the Meriden Gravure Co..
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Travel. Solon Justus Buck. TRAVEL AND DESCRIPTION 1765 – 1865. New York: Burt Franklin, (1971). 8vo. Cloth. Fine condition, issued without dj, no owner’s name. Facsimile reprint of the 1914 edition. 515 pages including index. Includes List of County Histories, Atlases, and Biographical Collections and a List of Territorial and State Laws. SBN 833704117.     ..
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American Historical Graphics. A. Hyatt Mayor. POPULAR PRINTS OF THE AMERICAS. New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., (1973). Folio (13.25 x 10 in.). Full green cloth. Book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket moderately worn, several short tears, lightly soiled. 183 pages, 195 illustrations including 47 in color. Overview of “the whole history and all aspects of Ameri..
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Trade Catalogs. Lawrence B. Romaine. A GUIDE TO AMERICAN TRADE CATALOGS 1744-1900. Facsimile reprint of 1960 edition. (Mansfield Centre: Martino Publishing, 1999). 8vo. Burgundy cloth. Fine condition, no owner’s name, issued without dj. xxiii, 422 pages including index. 7,000 catalogs described.          ..
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Russian Revolution. P.J. Capelotti, editor. OUR MAN IN THE CRIMEA: Commander Hugo Koehler and the Russian Civil War. First Edition. (Columbia): U of South Carolina Press, (1991). 8vo. xiv,218 pages including index. Cloth. Fine in dustjacket, no owner’s name. Several illustrations and maps. U.S. Navy intelligence mission where Lt. Commander Hugo Koehler’s “letters and dispatche..
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American Engravers. ONE HUNDRED NOTABLE AMERICAN ENGRAVERS 1683-1850: Annotated List of Prints. (NY): New York Public Library, 1928. 4to (9.75 x 7 in.). 38 pages. Green cloth back & gray paper wrappers. Slightly toned, small private ownership sticker on front cover and on its recto. 7 various size clippings have been inserted from other sources, resulting in light toning where pla..
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Atomic Bomb. BOMBSHELL: The Secret Story of America’s Unknown Atomic Spy Conspiracy. By Joseph Albright and Marcia Kunstel. New York: Times Books Random House, (1997). First Edition (stated). 8vo. Hardcover. Book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket near fine, price intact. 399 pages including index. Story told for the first time how the U.S. secrets for making the atomic ..
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American Prints. Carl W. Drepperd. EARLY AMERICAN PRINTS. New York and London: Century Co., (1930). 8vo (8 x 5.5 in.). 232 pages including Bibliography and Index. Original blue cloth. Spine faded, very good condition, small initial on front free endpaper. First Edition (stated), with numerous plates on glossy stock. Subjects include Colonial and Revolutionary Periods, Golden Age of Am..
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Civil War. Kenneth W. Munden and Henry P. Beers. GUIDE TO FEDERAL ARCHIVES RELATING TO THE CIVIL WAR. Wash: National Archives and Records Service General Services Administration, 1962. 8vo. Gray cloth. Very good condition, no owner’s name. x, 721 pages including index.                     &..
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Martinez, Demetria. MOTHER TONGUE. Tempe, AZ: Bilingual Press, (1994). 8vo. Hardcover. 123 pages. Fine in dustjacket, price intact, no owner’s name. Martinez won the 1994 Western States Book Award for Fiction. ISBN 0927534428.    ..
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American Engravings. A GUIDE TO ENGRAVINGS IN AMERICAN MAGAZINES 1741-1810. By Benjamin M. Lewis. New York: New York Public Library, 1959. 4to (9.75 x 7 in.). Softcover. Covers moderately soiled, separating along spine, few small chips. Interior very good. [iv],60 pages and 3 illustrations. 3 parts to the guide: (1) Alphabetical listing of magazines with engraver’s name if known..
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Mesoamerica. Mary Miller and Karl Taube. THE GODS AND SYMBOLS OF ANCIENT MEXICO AND THE MAYA: An Illustrated Dictionary of Mesoamerican Religion. First English Edition. (London): Thames and Hudson, (1993). 8vo. Cloth. Book in fine condition, owner’s name in pencil on front endpaper. Dustjacket lightly worn at edges, unclipped. 216 pages including bibliography. 260 illustrations.  &nb..
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American Prints. EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY PRINTS IN COLONIAL AMERICA: To Educate and Decorate. Edited by Jean D. Dolmetsch. Williamsburg: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, (1980). 8vo (8.75 x 5.75 in.). 206 pages including Index. Original cloth. Fine in dust jacket. First Edition, Second Printing. Nine essays enhanced by 108 b&w illustrations. Subjects include: Views of Port Cities, Alm..
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Philippines. James A. Robertson. BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS PRINTED AND MANUSCRIPT. Preceded by a Descriptive Account of the most important Archives and Collections containing Philippina. New York: Kraus Reprint Co., 1970. 8vo. Cloth. Fine condition, issued without dustjacket, no owner’s name. Facsimile reprint of the Arthur H. Clark 1908 edition. 437 pages including index.&nb..
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State Imprints. DAKOTA IMPRINTS 1858-1889. Edited by Albert H. Allen. New York: R.R. Bowker for the Bibliographical Society of America, 1947. First Edition Signed. 8vo. Original cloth, partly dampstained at fore-edge of front and rear boards (no internal stains), interior very good. xxi, 221 pages including index. Tipped to front pastedown, a 1- page Typed Letter Signed by the editor to Larry F..
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American Prints. Albert Reese. AMERICAN PRIZE PRINTS OF THE 20TH CENTURY. New York: American Artists Group, Inc., (1949). 4to (11.25 x 8.5 in.). xix, 257 pages. Original cloth. Lower corners bumped, else very good, no owner’s name or marks, small loss to margin at lower edge of page following title page. Dustjacket quite chipped and worn with some loss. 230 reproductions of impo..
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Percy. THE CORRESPONDENCE OF SHELBY FOOTE & WALKER PERCY. Edited by Jay Tolson. New York and London: The Center for Documentary Studies in associated with W.W. Norton & Company, (1997). First Edition, First Printing (number line has “1”). 8vo. 310 pages including index. Hardcover. Fine in dustjacket, price intact, no owner’s name. 17 reproduced photographs. ISBN0393040..
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