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A MEDIC FORTYNINER. Life and letters of Dr. Reuben Knox 1849 - '51.
Lexington, Virginia: McClure Press. (1974). 86 pp. Contains photographs. Hardcover. No dust jacket. Cover has some light soiling (difficult to see against the deep blue of the cover) but is otherwise in very good condition. The inside is very clean with no markings. Title page is signed by the editor to "the Brownie Browns."
$40.00
A PEOPLE'S ARMY.  Massachusetts Soldiers and Society in the Seven Years' War.
Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press. (1984). 274 pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. The dust jacket has light shelf-wear and the book has a bit of dust residue to the top edge, else they are in fine condition. Interior is clean and free of stray markings. A very good copy.
$55.00
A PILGRIMAGE IN AMERICA
Chicago:Quadrangle Books, Inc. (1962). 545pp + plates and folded maps. Reprint of London 1828 edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is lightly worn at the edges and spine with some soiling to the covers. Book itself is only mildly shelf-worn. Interior is clean and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy.
$30.00
A PIONEER IN NORTHWEST AMERICA, 1841-1858. THE MEMOIRS OF GUSTAF UNONIUS
Minneapolis:University of Minnesota Press. 1950. Two volumes. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jackets of both volumes are lightly worn with some fraying along the edges with several small chips and tears. Both books themselves show only some light shelf-wear. Interiors are clean and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good set.
$38.50
A PLACE FOR US. A Triumphant Coming of Age in America.
NY:Simon and Schuster, Inc. (1989). 419pp. Wrps. A very good copy. S005
$6.00
A PRIDE OF PREJUDICES.
361pp. With dust jacket. A very good copy.
$13.50
A RELATION OR JOURNAL OF THE BEGINNING AND PROCEEDING OF THE ENGLISH PLANTATION SETTLED AT PLIMOTH IN NEW ENGLAND, BY CERTAIN ENGLISH ADUENRERS [ADVENTURERS] BOTH MERCHANTS AND OTHERS.
72pp. Reprinted from a copy at the Beinecke Library, Yale University. A very good copy. First- hand accounts of the first year of the Pilgrims on Cape Cod and at Plymouth. Additional reports of a journey to Packanokik, home of Massasoyt; A voyage made by ten to the kingdom of Nauset to search for a lost boy; A Journey to the Kingdom of Namaschet in defence of the Great King Massasot against the Narrohiggansets; and other selections.
$20.00
A SCOTCH PAISANO. HUGO REID'S LIFE IN CALIFORNIA, 1832-1852 DERIVED FROM HIS CORRESPONDENCE.
Berkeley: University of California Press. 1939. 312 pp. Hardcover w/ dust jacket. Jacket wrapped in plastic cover. Jacket shows wear to the edges and spine, with several significant chips and tears. Spine is sun-faded. Binding slightly cocked. Interior is clean and free of stray markings, save for a previous owner's signature at the top right corner of the first free end-paper. Pages beginning to show signs of age-toning. All in all, a very good copy.
$35.00
A VANISHED SOCIETY. Essays in American History.
Princeton:Princeton University Press. 1962. 74pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. Binding is lightly worn at the edges but otherwise in very good condition. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings, save for a short gift inscription on the first free end-paper. Overall, a very good copy. A collection of essays that originally appeared in the Princeton University Library Chronicle. FB017
$10.00
A WINTER IN CALIFORNIA.  NINE GRAND TRIPS. Leaving Boston November 6 and December 11, 1899; January 1 and 23, February 1, 13, and 22, and March 6 and 15, 1900.
Boston: Raymond & Whitcomb. (1899). 70 pp + 7 full-page illustrations. Wraps. Front wrapper mildly soiled; rear wrapper absent. Internally clean and free of stray markings, though pages beginning to show signs of aging. All in all a good copy.
$45.00
ABRAHAM INCOLN: THE TRUE STORY OF A GREAT LIFE.  Showing the inner growth, special training, and peculiar fitnes of the man for his work.
N.Y.: Fords, Howard, & Hulbert. 1885. 508pp. Illus. Hard cover. 1st. ed. A fine, clean, tight, bright copy.
$130.00
ABROAD WITH MAYOR WALKER. Being a Veritable Account of the Voyage…..as his Hard-Working Vacation to the Charming Cities of London, Dublin, Castlecomer,….
264pp. Illus. An excellent copy.
$10.00
ACROSS THE ATLANTIC.
London:George Earle. 1851. 274pp. Hardcover. Covers are lightly worn and soiled. Binding is slightly cocked, with some chipping at the bottom of the spine. Spine shows some sunning but otherwise in very good condition. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings, save for a previous owner's bookplate pasted onto the inside-front board. Overall, a very good copy.
$100.00
ADDRESS OF HIS EXCELLENCY ALEXANDER H. BULLOCK, TO THE TWO BRANCHES OF THE LEGISLATURE OF MASSACHUSETTS, JANUARY 6, 1866.
56pp. Wrps. A very good copy.
$12.50
ADMISSION OF CALIFORNIA. SPEECH OF THE HON. R. C. WINTHROP, OF MASS., ON THE PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE, TRANSMITTING THE CONSTITUTION OF CALIFORNIA: Delivered in Committee of the Whole in the House of Representatives of the United States, May 8, 1850.
Washington: Gideon & Co. 1850. 28pp. Soft cover. Self-wrapper. Embossed library stamp on front cover. Hand-stamp discard stamp at top left corner. Ragged edges, typical of the period. Otherwise a very good copy. TS073.
$40.00