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"Feeling Your Pain"

By: Bovard, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 2000

Seller ID: 24426

Condition: As New


The explosion and abuse of government power in the Clinton-Gore years. Stated first edition. 426 pp. which present damning details about what the Clinton-Gore years were really about. View more info

Treasures of the World (16 Volumes complete)

By: Bower, Ezra (Editor)

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Stonehenge Press: 1983

Seller ID: 37746

ISBN: listed below

Condition: Very Good


Vol. I, The Greek Conquerors, 0-86706-001--8 - Vol. II, The Rulers of Russia, 0-86706-051-4 - Vol. III, the Renaissance Princes, 0-86706-083-9 - Vol. IV, The God-Kings of Mexico, 0-86706-020-4 - Vol. V, the Rulers of Britain, 0-86706-019-0, Vol. VI, the African Kings, 0-86706-089-1 - Vol. VII, The Barbarian Kings, 0-86706-050-6, Vol. VIII, the Princes of Germany, 0-86706-0866-7 - Vol. IX, The Popes, 0-86706-024-7 - Vol. X, The Emporers of China, 0-86706-003-4 - vol. XI, The Maharajmas, 0-86706-022-0 - Vol. XII, the Kings of El Dorado, 0-86706-080-8 - Vol. XIII, the Kings of Spain, 0-86706-052-... View more info

The Story of the Pony Express

By: Bradley, Glenn D.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: A. C. McClurg & Co.: 1913

Seller ID: 39115

Condition: Very Good


An account of the most remarkable mail service ever in existence, and its place in history. First edition. 175 pp. which present an authentic, useful and readable account of the Pony Express. Olive cover with which lettering on cover and s pine. Scarce title. View more info

Wake-Up Call (The Political Education of a 9/11 Widow)

By: Breitweiser, Kristen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Warner Books: 2006

Seller ID: 29465

Condition: As New


Stated first edition/first printing. 207 pp. with photographs. A deeply personal, often shocking, and ultimately inspirational story of a woman whose world was shattered by terrorism. View more info

Washington Goes to War

By: Brinkley, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 1988:

Seller ID: 3991


VG+/VG+. First Edition. The extraordinary story of the transformation of a city and a nation. 286 pp. View more info

Rivers, Man and Myths

By: Brittain, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Co. 1958:

Seller ID: 9053


Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. From fish spears to water mills. 288 pp. with photographs throughout. View more info

Battle for Justice (How the Bork Nomination Shook America)

By: Bronner, Ethan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Co. 1989:

Seller ID: 9866


Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. 399 pp. with photographs. View more info

Arizona Sketch Book

By: Brophy, Frank Cullen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Arizona-Messenger Printing Co. 1952: 1952

Seller ID: 11012

Condition: Very Good


Very Good/Good. 50 historical sketches. 310 pp. with 19 plates from photographs throughout. Map end papers. Volume contains a great deal of Native American as well as Hispanic history. Cloth bound with DJ intact but with numerous tears and gouges. Scarce. View more info

The People's Front

By: Browder, Earl (General Secretary of the Communist Party of the United States)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: International Publishers: 1938

Seller ID: 26027

Condition: Very Good


The author outlines the position of the Party on current event issues and events (or the 1930's) such as the CIO, the Supreme Court, the Farmer-Labor party movement, the struggle for negro rights, foreign policy, civil war in Spain and much more. Minor chipping on edges of DJ. View more info

The Second Imperialist War

By: Browder, Earl (General Secretary of the Communist Party of the United States)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: International Publishers: 1940

Seller ID: 26067

Condition: Very Good


309 pp. The author summarizes the lessons of the war, including the Polish events, the Finnish-Soviet conflict and the latest phase of the Allied-German hostilities, and much more. Offers a concentrated picture of the position and work of the Communist Party in the struggle against the development of the war. View more info

The Old Bay Line 1840-1940

By: Brown, Alexander Crosby

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bonanzer Books reprint of 1940 edition: 1940

Seller ID: 1423

Condition: Fine


176 pp. F/F View more info

Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown (Written By Himself)

By: Brown, Henry Box

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford Univ. Press, 2002: 2002

Seller ID: 10084

Condition: As New


As New/As New. 73 pp. In 1849 Henry Brown escapes from slavery in Virginia by shipping himself in a crate to Pa. View more info

The Estate of Social Knowledge

By: Brown, Joanne and David K. Van Keuren

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins Press: 1991

Seller ID: 25451

Condition: VG++


266 pp. Eleven scholars explore the development of the Social Sciences in the U. S. and Britain since the 19th century. In particular, they examine the interaction of work culture, vocabulary and intellectual content within each discipline. View more info

Baltimore in the Nation 1789 - 1861

By: Browne, Gary Lawson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Univ. Of North Carolina Press: 1980

Seller ID: 29324

Condition: VG+


349 pp. including notes and extended bibliography. The volume describes the transformation of an 18th century commercial town into a 19th century industrial city. An excellent biography of a city. Extremely scarce title. View more info

Archives of Maryland

By: Browne, William Hand (Editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Maryland Historical Soc.: 1901

Seller ID: 29422

Condition: VG-


Vol. XXI - Journal and Correspendence of the Council of Maryland, April 1, 1778 - October 26, 1779. 604 pp. including and Index to Names of Persons and Places. Quarto. Black boards with gilt lettering on spine. Spotting on cover, but overall the volume is tight and clean. View more info

A History of Eroticism (Antiquity)

By: Brusendorff, Ove and Poul Henningsen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lyle Stuart Inc. 1963: 1963

Seller ID: 7363

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Trade Paper. 96 pp. including numerous illustrations. View more info

D. A. R. Manual for Citizenship

By: Buel, Mrs. John Laidlow

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Nat. Soc. Daughters of the Amer. Revolution, 1959: 1959

Seller ID: 9367

Condition: VG++


VG++. Pamphlet Format. Revised by Mrs. E. Thomas Boyd and further revised by the National Society, D. A. R. 110 pp. View more info

Ideas in Conflict

By: Burns, Edward McNall

Price: $15.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Co.: 1960

Seller ID: 25913

Condition: Very Good


587 pp. The author examines doctrines ranging from Progressive Democracy to the New Conservatism. Those interested in political theory will find this volume informative as it discusses all the political theories of the contemporary world (circa 1960's). View more info

Guardian of the Grasslands

By: Burroughs, John Rolfe

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Pioneer Printing and Stationery Co.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27271

Condition: VG+


The first 100 years of the Wyoming Stock Growers Assoc. 430 pp. and illustrated with facsimiles and over 190 photographs. The book is, in reality, the history of the state of Wyoming, as well as the earlier territorial Wyoming. It is the history of the growth and development of the cattle industry in Wyoming as well. Quarto with gilt stamped green cloth and yellow dust jacket with pictorial cover. Minor tear on base of DJ spine. Presentation to former owners of volume by friends on the fore edge page. Extremely scarce copy. View more info

King Albert's Book

By: Caine, Hall

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The Daily Telegraph in Conjunction with The Daily Sketch, The Glasgow Herald and Hodder & Stoughton: 1964

Seller ID: 36505

Condition: VG+


A tribute to the Belgian King and people from representative men and women throughout the world. First edition. 188 pp. with 16 tipped in color plates, including Rackham, Dulac, Parris Nielson and others, Kipling's poem from "The Outlaws", music and much more. The volume was sold for the benefit of the Daily Telegraph Belgian Fund. Oversized light tan colored hardcover with black lettering and design on cover and spine. View more info