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FIFTEENTH REPORT OF THE UNITED STATES CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION JULY 1, 1897. TO JUNE 30,1898.
Washington: Government Printing Office. 1899. 736 pp. Hardbound. Ex-library copy. Binding is worn and faded at the edges and spine, which is significantly sun-faded. Internally clean and free of stray markings, with some age-toning to pages. Small library book-plate pasted down inside front binding. Otherwise a fine tight, clean copy.
$25.00
FIFTY YEARS OF PARTY WARFARE, 1789-1837
Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company. (1931). 506 pp. Hardcover w/ dust jacket. Dust jacket is torn and chipped along the edges, and several pieces are missing from the spine; it is otherwise in good condition. The book itself shows only minor signs of wear and the inside is mark free. A very good, clean copy.
$17.50
FIFTY YEARS WITH THE REVERE COPPER CO. A paper read at the stockholders' meeting held on Monday 24 March 1890.
Boston:(Press of Samuel Usher). 49pp. Illus. Includes portraits of its 19th. century founders and directors. Also includes a reproduction of a very impressive early business card, circa 1804, printed from the original copperplate. Page in pristine condition. Two pages and front end-papers browned where small sheet of paper left in book. Minor foxing throughout. Otherwise , a tight, clean copy. Binding slightly soiled, otherwise very good. Signed and inscribed by author. S009
$35.00
FIGHTING CONFEDERATES.
New York:Dorset Press. (1990). 314pp. With dust jacket. A very good copy. Reprint of 1968 edition. Accounts of Jefferson Davis; Joseph E. Johnson; Nathan Bedford Forest; James Ewell Brown Stuart, (otherwise known as JEB Stuart); Thomas Jonathan Jackson and Robert E. Lee.
$8.00
FIRST BLOOD. THE STORY OF FORT SUMTER.
373pp. *Harvard Guide to American History.
$8.50
FIRST CHURCH IN MIDDLEBOROUGH, MASS.: MR. PUTNAM 'S CENTURY AND HALF DISCOURSES; AN HISTORICAL ACCOUNT; AND A CATALOGUE OF MEMBERS.
(Middleborough, Mass.): First Church of Middleborough. 1854. 55 pp. Hardcover. Boards show some significant fading but otherwise displays only minor shelf wear. Inscription by a previous owner on the first fly leaf. Some light foxing throughout but otherwise clean. A very good copy.
$70.00
FIVE POUNDS CURRENCY, THREE POUNDS OF CORN. WELLESLEY'S CENTENNIAL STORY.
MA:Town of Wellsley. 1981. 104pp. Illustrated.  Oversize paperback. Wrps. Cover shows moderate wear with top right corner creased. Internally very good. Number 280 of  999 numbered copies signed by the author.
$15.00
FOLLOWING THE PRAIRIE FRONTIER.
(Minneapolis): The University of Minnesota Press. 1931. 265 pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is worn at the edges and spine with several small chips and tears. Spine shows some sun-fading and light soiling. Binding is only lightly shelf-worn. Interior is clean and free of stray markings, save for a small dated signature penciled onto the top left corner of the second free end-paper.
$24.50
FORGED IN STRONG FIRES. The Early Life and Experiences of John Edward Dalton
As told by John Edward Dalton, looking back over the years and taken down and edited by M. P. Wentworth. Illustrated by Cecil Smith. Caldwell, ID: The Caxton Printers Ltd. 1948. 373pp. With dust jacket. A very good copy.  Rust boards lightly soiled with some overall shelfwear. Internally, pages are clean and bright with no previous owners marks or signatures. The dust jacket is near very good condition, lightly soiled with some shelfwear to edges, with small chips and tears.
$25.00
FORTS OF THE UPPER MISSOURI
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, Inc. (1967). 339 pp. Illustrated. Hardcover w/ dust jacket. Dust jacket is lightly worn around the edges with some small holes on the spine. Book itself shows only minor shelf wear and is in very good condition. Interior is clean and free of stray markings, with bright plates. A very good copy.
$15.00
FORTY YEARS OF DIVERSITY. Essays on colonial Georgia.
Athens, GA: The University of Georgia Press. (1984). 324pp. Illustrated. Hardcover w/ dust jacket. Both the dust jacket and the book itself are in near fine condition. There is no visible wear, tearing, or fraying to the dust jacket. The book is clean on the inside. No markings or inscriptions of any kind.
$30.00
FROM PLYMOUTH NOTCH TO PRESIDENT. The Farm Boyhood of Calvin Coolidge.
Taftsville, Vt.:The Countryman Press. 1978. 100pp. Illus. Autographed by the author. Wrps. slightly soiled, with evidence of shelfwear. Pages clean and unmarked. Overall a very good copy. 
$10.00
FROM WALES TO PENNSYLVANIA. THE DAVID THOMAS STORY.
Sain Tathan:Wales Books. 2002. 104pp. Illus. Stiff wrappers. A fine copy.
$15.00
FRONTIER TRAILS. The Autobiography of...... Edited by Edward Everett Dale.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. 1930. xvii+237pp. Illustrated. 1st edition. Hard cover.  A very good, clean copy. Rust boards lightly soiled and shelf-worn with wear to spine ends. Internally, aside from age-toning to end-papers and some mild foxing to first several pages (through title page) a very good clean copy. The binding is tight and hinges intact.  See Adam's SIX GUNS #371; HOWES US-IANA #C-118;
$75.00
GEN. TAYLOR'S  MORAL, INTELLECTUAL, & PROFESSIONAL CHARACTER...
J. & G. S. Gideon. 1848. 8pp. Self-wrappers. Testimonials by many political and military figures, together with his opinions on war, his humanity, his indomitable courage, his fearlessness, his firmness and determination, his vigilance in protecting his soldiers against imposition. Minor fraying of edges, otherwise a very good copy.
$75.00