Category: Political History


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[Blue Book] Register of all Officers and Agents, Civil, Military, and Naval, In the Service of the United States on the Thirteenth September, 1833; with the Names, Force and Condition of all Ships and Vessels Belonging to the United States....

By: Weaver, William A. (Ed. )

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Key & Biddle: 1834

Seller ID: 35537

Condition: Very Good-

12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 492 pages; Soundly bound in original polished blue calfskin leather with "BLue Book" tooled in gilt to spine. Sound and complete with original blue endpages. Some scattered signatures and pages more heavily toned than others. Scatterd light spotting to page stock. Light rubbing to leather at edges. Viiii; 186; 298 pp. VG- View more info

The Great Speeches and Orations of Daniel Webster, With an Essay on Daniel Webster As a Master of English Style

By: Webster, Daniel & Edwin Whipple, (Intro. )

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Classics of Liberty Library: 1993

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 37906

Condition: Near Fine

The Classics Of Liberty Library Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 707 pages; Tightly bound in publisher's 1/4 brown leather backed spine over brown cloth boards; decorative details and titles brightly in gilt. Marbled endpages; publisher's informational sheet laid in at front. Feels and appears unread and about as new. NF View more info

The Last Great Frenchman A Life of General De Gaulle

By: Williams, Charles

Price: $11.95

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13361

ISBN: 0471117110

Condition: Very Good- in Near Fine dust jacket

Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 544 pages; Bright snug and clean in crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket. Once read copy has sacttered tiny pencil tick marks scattered through perhaps 10% of pages. VG-/NF ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

A Day Of Dedication; The Essential Writings & Speeches of Woodrow Wilson

By: Wilson, Woodrow

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, Easton Press: 1988

Seller ID: 27120

Condition: Fine

Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 478 pages; Bound in full rich blue leather with elaborate decorative and title design stamped brightly in gilt. All edges gilt. Hubbed spine and Presidential seal endpages. Lovely copy. Feels and appears unread and about as new. No marks or attached bookplates. Fine. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Conquest of the American Mind, Comments on Collectivism in Education

By: Wittmer, Felix

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Boston, Meador Publishing: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38294

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 352 pages; Snugly bound and clean copy in original pictorial dust jacket. Dust jacket is lightly shelf rubbed at edges and has a circular area of ripple to the front panel from a cold drink / condensation. Mild shelf soiling to the white reas of the jacket design. Light offset toning to the edges of the endsheets from binder's materials. Text clean and neat with no marks, just mild, expected toning to page stock. VG/VG- View more info

Roosevelt as We Knew Him; The Personal Recollections of One Hundred and Fifty of His Friends and Associates

By: Wood, Frederick S. & Calvin Coolidge (Intro)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The John C. Winston Company: 1954

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30126

Condition: Very Good

Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 488 pages; Reprint of the 1927 original edition. HC in original dark grey cloth with title lettering brightly in gilt to cover and spine. Snugly bound, clean and neat. Just light shelf/handling wear to cloth at edges and spine ends. Illustrated with photographs on glossy paper stock. Solid unmarked copy. VG View more info

The American's Guide: : Comprising the Declaration of Independence; the Articles of Confederation; the Constitution of the United States, and the Constitutions of the Several States Composing the Union. Viz. Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Ohio, Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi, Illinois,

By: [David M Hogan, Ed]

Price: $89.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Towar & Hogan: 1832

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 13393

Condition: Good

12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 428 pages; 3rd edition issued by this publisher (after 1828 and 1830 issues). Text block is bright and clean. Speckled calf over boards missing front board but with rear board attached and spine bright and pleasant. Red morocco leather spine label with gilt titles. Missing front endpages; first page of the book is the title page and all else complete. Includes the Declaration, Constitution of the US with amendments and the constitutions of the first 24 states ending with Missouri. Lacking the front board but otherwise very neat with a VG text block. View more info