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Ghost Gold

By: Arnold, Oren

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, The Naylor Company: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26854


Water damage to bottom edge of jacket and boards, chips in jacket and staining to boards resulting. Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). Binding tight. Edges greyed with dust marks. Marks/wear to boards. Hardcover View more info

Making Race in the Courtroom: The Legal Construction of Three Races in Early New Orleans

By: Aslakson, Kenneth R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: USA, New York University Press: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29298


First printing. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ISBN/EAN: 9780814724316. Hardcover View more info

The Jamestown Voyages Under The First Charter 1606-1609 : 2 Volume Set

By: Barbour, Philip L.

Price: $24.90

Publisher: London, Cambridge Univ. Press: 1969

Seller ID: 18564


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Light foxing to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Minor edgewear to jacket, moderate foxing. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

Charlatan: America's Most Dangerous Huckster, the Man who Pursued Him, and the Age of Flimflam

By: Brock, Pope

Price: $18.00

Publisher: USA, Crown Publishers: 2008

Seller ID: 26195


Glue remains at bototm of boards and jacket. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact, but spine is slightly cocked. Scratching, edgewear and light rubbing to jacket. Edges lightly soiled or stained. Minor denting and edgewear to boards. Hardcover View more info

The Reaper's Garden: Death and Power in the World of Atlantic Slavery

By: Brown, Vincent

Price: $45.00

Publisher: USA, Harvard University Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26040


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Minor marks & edgewear to boards and jacket. ISBN: 0674024222. ISBN/EAN: 9780674024229. Hardcover View more info

One Summer: America, 1927

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: $14.90

Publisher: USA, Doubleday: 2013

Seller ID: 22977


Light scratches and edgewear to jacket. Minor marks and edgewear to boards. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Lovely clean solidly bound copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Hardcover View more info

One Summer: America, 1927

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Australia, Doubleday: 2013

Seller ID: 23688


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Lovely clean solidly bound copy. Hardcover View more info

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Atlantic Kingdom - America's Contest with Cunard in the Age of Sail and Steam

By: Butler, John A.

Price: $14.90

Publisher: USA, Brassey's Inc.: 2001

Seller ID: 18421


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean and un-marked. Lovely clean solidly bound copy. Illustrator: David Bullen. ISBN: 1574883836. ISBN/EAN: 9781574883831. Hardcover View more info

The Years of Lyndon Johnson: Means of Ascent

By: Caro, Robert A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, Bodley Head: 1990

Seller ID: 29754


Previous owner's signature blacked out. First UK edition. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good. Covered neatly with adhesive plastic. ISBN: 0370314905. ISBN/EAN: 9780370314907. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

The Army of the Potomac: Mr. Lincoln's Army; A Stillness at Appomattox; Glory Road (3 volume set)

By: Catton, Bruce

Price: $35.00

Publisher: USA, Doubleday: 1962

Seller ID: 31651


Book Club Edition. Postcard glued in and inscription in ink on front free endpaper of Glory Road. Minor edgewear to all jackets. Jacket spines of Mr. Lincoln's Army and A Stillness at Appomattox sunned. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Deckled edges (rough cut), browned. Minor edgewear to boards. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardco... View more info

This Hallowed Ground: The Story of the Union Side of the American Civil War

By: Catton, Bruce

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, Victor Gollancz/The Book Society: 1957

Seller ID: 31748


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good. Moderate foxing to front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. Edges slightly foxed. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. Now protected in non-adhesive plastic wrap. Hardcover View more info

The Streets were Paved with Gold: A Pictorial History of the Klondike Gold Rush, 1896-1899

By: Cohen, Stan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Pictorial Histories Publishing: 1997

Seller ID: 31197


Plastic slightly coming away from covers. Size: 4to (11 to 13 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine faded. ISBN: 0933126034. ISBN/EAN: 9780933126039. Paperback View more info

The Kennedys: An American Drama

By: Collier and David Horowitz, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Encounter Books: 2002

Seller ID: 26661


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Light foxing/browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Minor marks and wear to covers and page edges. ISBN: 1893554317. ISBN/EAN: 9781893554313. Paperback View more info

The Long Fuse: How England Lost the American Colonies, 1760-1785

By: Cook, Don

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1995

Seller ID: 31524


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Deckled edges (rough cut), browned. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN: 0871135884. ISBN/EAN: 9780871135889. Hardcover View more info

Rivers of America: The Gila: River of the Southwest

By: Corle, Edwin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, Rinehart & Co: 1951

Seller ID: 26853


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding very good but slightly sagging, spine discoloured/foxed. Light foxing/browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Bumping to board corners and other minor marks/wear to boards and page edges. Hardcover View more info

The Padre Island Story

By: Daly and Pat Reumert, Loraine

Price: $18.00

Publisher: USA, The Naylor Company: 1969

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 26975


Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). Binding tight. Minor marks/wear to boards, jacket, page edges. ISBN: 0811101452. ISBN/EAN: 9780811101455. Hardcover View more info

Empires of Early Latin America: The Incas, The Aztecs, The Maya (3-volume set)

By: Davies and Norman Hammond, Nigel

Price: $75.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 2002

Seller ID: 28793


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. In original slipcase in VG condition. ** HEAVY BOOK - Over 2 kgs. Postage will exceed $40 to Asia & North America. $60 plus to Europe. Australasian customers should expect a more modest surcharge too. Please contact us first for a quote ** Hardcover View more info

The Way I See It: An Autobiography

By: Davis, Patti

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1992

Seller ID: 24533


Minor soiling to jacket and boards. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Prior owner's signature in ink. Edges lightly soiled or stained. Minor marks & wear to boards and jacket. ISBN: 0283061308. ISBN/EAN: 9780283061301. Hardcover View more info

Passage of Darkness: The Ethnobiology of the Haitian Zombie

By: Davis, Wade

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, The University of North Carolina Press: 1988

Seller ID: 27070


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Covers lightly creased. Now protected in non-adhesive clear wrap. ISBN: 0807842109. ISBN/EAN: 9780807842102. Paperback View more info

The Pirates Laffite: The Treacherous World of the Corsairs of the Gulf

By: Davis, William C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Harcourt, Inc: 2005

Seller ID: 26667


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding very good but slightly sagging. Marks/wear to boards, jacket, including small closed tears, and page edges.. ISBN: 015100403X. ISBN/EAN: 9780151004034. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

Destiny Betrayed: JFK, Cuba, and the Garrison Case

By: DiEugenio, James

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, Sheridan Square Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29111


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Dust Jacket edgeworn, small chips, tears &/or soiling. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Now protected in non-adhesive clear wrap. ISBN: 1879823004. ISBN/EAN: 9781879823006. Hardcover View more info

Lost Mines of the Old West

By: Dobie, J. Frank

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, Hammond, Hammond and Co: 1960

Seller ID: 26839


Text has a few marks & notes in ink/highlighter. Binding very good. Jacket moderately soiled. Edges moderately stained or soiled. Minor marks/wear to boards and jacket. Hardcover View more info

Leviathan: The History of Whaling in America

By: Dolin, Eric Jay

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, W.W. Norton: 2007

Seller ID: 24940


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Prior owner's signature in ink. Deckled edges (rough cut), greyed with dust marks.. Minor marks & wear to boards and jacket. Hardcover View more info

Inca Gold

By: Dolinger, Jane

Price: $18.00

Publisher: UK, Robert Hale: 1967

Seller ID: 27120


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight. Dust Jacket worn at edges, soiled/stained, poor tape repair to small tear. Edges greyed with dust marks. Minor marks/wear to boards and page edges. Hardcover View more info

A Terrible Glory: Custer and the Little Bighorn : The LAst Great Battle of the American West

By: Donovan, James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Little Brown: 2008

Seller ID: 31676


Edgewear to jacket and boards, including bumping to board corners. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. ISBN: 0316155780. ISBN/EAN: 9780316155786. Hardcover View more info

Creating Chicago's North Shore: A Suburban History

By: Ebner, Michael H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, University of Chicago Press: 1988

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 26032


Inscribed: 'For Douglas Craig, ...with lasting memories of visiting Canberra. Yours, Michael H. Ebner July 30 1998'. Size: 4to Quarto (11 to 13 inches). Binding still very good but sagging a little at the spine. Jacket sun-faded to spine. Minor marks and wear to board and jacket. Bumping to board corners. Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0226182053. ISBN/EAN: 9780226182056. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Austr... View more info

The Quartet: Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789

By: Ellis, Joseph J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Alfred A. Knopf: 2015

Seller ID: 28088


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Hardcover View more info

Legend: The Secret World of Lee Harvey Oswald

By: Epstein, Edward Jay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Hutchinson: 1978

Seller ID: 26716


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding very good but slightly sagging. Light foxing/browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Dust Jacket has minor closed tears plus other wear. Minor marks/wear to boards and page edges. ISBN: 0091339200. ISBN/EAN: 9780091339203. Hardcover View more info

The Eternal Frontier: An Ecological History of North America and Its Peoples

By: Flannery, Tim

Price: $24.90

Publisher: USA, Atlantic Monthly Press: 2001

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 23486


Moderate edgewear to jacket and boards. Minor soiling to rear free endpaper. First US Edition. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Edges slightly browned / foxed. Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0871137895. ISBN/EAN: 9780871137890. Hardcover View more info

The Money Pit Mystery: The Costliest Treasure Hunt Ever

By: Furneaux, Rupert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Tom Stacey: 1972

Seller ID: 27111


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Minor marks/wear to boards, jacket, page edges. ISBN: 0854682643. ISBN/EAN: 9780854682645. ** Postage for this light book will be reduced by 30% AFTER order is placed ** Hardcover View more info