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    • THE REVIEW OF REVIEWS CO. AUGUST, 1903
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    • Bibliographic details: Volume XXVIII, No. 163 Quarto Profusely illustrated original cream wrappers,decoratively stamped and lettered in orange and green Contains an interesting article "The Artist Whistler and His Art" with illustrations, as well as "Power-Development in California" also illustrated; "The American Labor Movement To-day," The Plight of the English Worker" and many more Spine and wrappers rather worn, else fine Read more
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    • MACMILLAN, 1915
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    • Bibliographic details: Octavo Illustrated by Gordon Grant original burgundy cloth pictorially stamped in orange and yellow, lettered in orange and gilt pictorial dust jacket (worn but intact, with archival restoration from inside) A fine copy Read more
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    • HARPER & BROTHERS, 1880
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    • Bibliographic details: Three volumes Quarto Frontispiece illustration three-quarter brown smooth calf over marbled boards, spines with red and burgundy gilt lettered labels, extra gilt, all edges marbled, marbled endpapers John Lothrop Motley (April 15, 1814 – May 29, 1877) was an American author, best known for his two popular histories The Rise of the Dutch Republic and The United Netherlands. He was also a diplomat, who helped to prevent European intervention on the side of the Confederates in the American Civil War. In 1846, Motley had begun to plan a history of the Netherlands, in particular the period of th... Read more
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    • HARPER & BROTHERS, 1880
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    • Bibliographic details: Four volumes Quarto three-quarter brown smooth calf over marbled boards, spines with red and burgundy gilt lettered labels, extra gilt, all edges marbled, marbled endpapers John Lothrop Motley (April 15, 1814 – May 29, 1877) was an American author, best known for his two popular histories The Rise of the Dutch Republic and The United Netherlands. He was also a diplomat, who helped to prevent European intervention on the side of the Confederates in the American Civil War. In 1846, Motley had begun to plan a history of the Netherlands, in particular the period of the United Provinces, and he ... Read more
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    • L. C. PAGE AND COMPANY, 1907
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    • Bibliographic details: Quarto Illustrated from original photographs by the Author and C. R. Birt, as well as fold out maps three-quarter red morocco over marbled boards, spine with extra gilt, top edges gilt, marbled endpapers Small stain at lower spine, else fine Read more
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    • E. W. STEPHENS PUBLISHING COMPANY, 1909
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    • Bibliographic details: Octavo Illustrated with three portraits, two of the author and one of Walker original brown cloth letterd in gilt on spine and front cover William Walker (1824-1860) was an American adventurer, filibuster and soldier who became President of Nicaragua in 1856-1857. He tried to gain control of most of Central America but failed. He was executed by firing squad in 1860 in Honduras Spine a tad dulled (gilt bright) else fine On the front free endpaper there is a twelve line inscription by the author, signed and dated August 10, 1910 [According to Howes (J56), this is the best first-hand account ... Read more
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    • UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA PRESS, (1981)
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    • Bibliographic details: Octavo Illustrated with photographs, tables, drawings, and maps, includes illustrated title page brown cloth with gilt lettering pictorial dust jacket (some wear) “The origins of the system of open-range cattle ranching that dominated the Great Plains in the late nineteenth century have long been the subject of controversy...however, there is common agreement on one point: nineteenth-century Texas was the proving ground, the setting in which the crucial stages of development took place...through southern settlers, white and black alike...bringing with them a heritage that reached back to co... Read more
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    • A. O. P. NICHOLSON, 1855
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    • Bibliographic details: Volume II only Large quarto Illustrated half brown calf, spine with green gilt lettered label, over marbled boards House of Representatives, 33rd Congress, 3rd Session, Executive Document 91. "Report of Explorations for a Route for the Pacific Railroad, by Capt. J. W. Gunnnison, topographical engineers Near the 38th and 39th Parallels of North Latitude from the Mouth of the Kansas River, MO.,. to the Sevier Lake, in the Great Basin. Report by Lieut. E. G. Beckwith, Third Artillery." Jefferson Davis was Secretary of War at the time of the Survey expedition. A large number of issues surroundi... Read more
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    • ARTHUR H. CLARK, 1986
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    • Bibliographic details: [13], 14-144 pp. Octavo With three maps and seventeen illustrations red cloth with gilt spine title pictorial dust jacket (fine) “History has been notoriously unfair to I. C. Woods, the San Francisco-based businessman and entrepreneur. Woods had the misfortune of being associated with Adams and Company when that banking and express agency collapsed in the panic of 1855. ... Dreamer of bold dreams, Woods became a scapegoat of history, though he demonstrated the vision that raised his business efforts beyond the commonplace.” -from the dust jacket Fine Read more
    • JOHN WILEY & SONS, INC, (2000)
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    • Bibliographic details: Quarto Illustrated black boards lettered in gilt pictorial dust jacket (as new) “Remarkably vivid and evenhanded, Jeff Davis’s Own offers the first in-depth examination of the exploits of the Second Cavalry. Drawing upon a wealth of military documents, archival materials, newspapers, and personal journals, James Arnold topples many of the long-standing legends surrounding the taming of the West. In their place, he offers a penetrating, frequently surprising look at the early service of some of the most outstanding leaders of the Civil war, and the creation of one of the army’s most storied ... Read more
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    • AMERICAN PARTY, 1886
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    • Bibliographic details: 16 pp. including wrappers Royal octavo printed brown wrappers The printing of the speech given by Hon. Wigginton was used and distributed by the American Party to gain supporters and representation for the party One stapled lacking, nicks to spine and a few pages, overall very good Read more
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    • STECK-VAUGHAN COMPANY, 1967
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    • Bibliographic details: Issues #5, 7, 8, 9, 13. Together five items Octavo Illustrated original tan wrappers lettered in blue or red Interesting booklets about each of these well known American writers of the west, well illustrated. Fine Read more
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    • FREDERICK A. STOKES COMPANY, 1939
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    • Bibliographic details: Quarto Illustrated by the author original orange cloth, pictorially stamped and lettered in green, pictorial endpapers pictorial dust jacket (spine a tad sunned, lower edge of rear panel with small brown stain) Fine Read more
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    • HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, 1959
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    • Bibliographic details: Large quarto Illustrated with frontispiece and photographs black cloth with green lettering pictorial dust jacket (spine browned, quite silverfished) “California was discovered by Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo on September 28, 1542. In 1945, the United Nations was born in San Francisco. These are the first and last decisive events in Dr. Hunt’s selection of the Fifteen Decisive Events of California History.” -from the dust jacket Lettering faded at spine, slight soiling of top edges, else fine Read more
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    • SUPPLEMENT TO FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED NEWSPAPER. NOVEMBER 28, 1874
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    • Bibliographic details: Approximately 16 x 10.75 inches hand coloured wood engraving on tan paper. Matted The top image is of the execution of Brace and Hetherington by the Vigilance Committee of San Francisco. The lower image is of the Overland Mail, the first coach driven by John Butterfield Edges of pages lightly browned, else fine Read more
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