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Hero in Disgrace: The Life of Arctic Explorer Frederick A. Cook

By: Abramson, Howard S.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: NY, Paragon House: 1991

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 12998

ISBN: 1557783225

Condition: VG/VG dust jacket, light rubbing to dust jacket


xx, 251 p., frontis map, photos, notes, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

Banks of the Delaware: The Life and Times of Frederick Banks 1898 1964

By: Banks, Ivy Jackson

Price: $8.55

Publisher: Trenton, Trenton Historical Society: 1967

Edition: 2nd printing

Seller ID: 3575

Condition: VG/Good dust jacket


xiv, 204 p., frontis, photos, illus., maps on endpapers, index, small 8vo; View more info

Hearts of Fire: Great Women of American Lore and Legend

By: Battle, Kemp

Price: $5.85

Publisher: NY, Harmony Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 9780

ISBN: 0517703971

Condition: Fine/Fine


xxiv, 437 p., index, 8vo; View more info

Quicksand & Cactus: A Memoir of the Southern Mormon Frontier

By: Brooks, Juanita

Price: $10.35

Publisher: Logan, Utah State University Press: 1997

Edition: 3rd paperback printing

Seller ID: 27889

ISBN: 0874211638

Condition: VG


xxxvi, 342 p., photos, map, appendices, 8vo wraps; View more info

William Cullen Bryant: A Biography

By: Brown, Charles H.

Price: $5.85

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1971

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 14447

ISBN: 0684123703

Condition: VG/VG dust jacket, name on front pastedown, 1 inch tear to front of dust jacket


viii, 576 p., illus, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

Mission for Life: the story of the family of Adoniram Judson, the dramatic events of the first American foreign mission, and the course of Evangelical religion in the Nineteenth Century

By: Brumberg, John Jacobs

Price: $11.25

Publisher: NY, Free Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 11064

ISBN: 0029051002

Condition: VG/VG


xvi, 302 p., illus, genealogical chart on endpapers, notes, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

Jonathan Fisher: Maine Parson 1768 1847

By: Chase, Mary Ellen

Price: $4.50

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1948

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 24551

Condition: VG/no dust jacket


xx, 280 p., frontis, photos, map on endpapers, small 8vo; View more info

'The Sex Side of Life' Mary Ware Dennett's Pioneering Battle for Birth Control and Sex Education

By: Chen, Constance M.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: NY, New Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 11565

ISBN: 1565841328

Condition: Fine/Fine dust jacket


xxvi, 374 p., photos, illus, appendices, notes, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

The Unknown Washington: Biographic Origins of the Republic

By: Corbin, John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1930

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 35904

Condition: VG/VG dust jacket, light chipping to edges of dust jacket


x, 454 p., appendices, biblio, index, erratum, 8vo; View more info

Always a Sister: the Feminism of Lilian D. Wald

By: Daniels, Doris Groshen

Price: $13.50

Publisher: NY, Feminist Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 8234

ISBN: 0935312900

Condition: Fine/Good, tears at edges of dj


xii, 209 p., photos, table, notes, biblio, indexes, 8vo; View more info

The Life of Woodrow Wilson 1856 1924 (salesman's prospectus)

By: Daniels, Josephus

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Washington DC, Austin Jenkins: 1924

Edition: *

Seller ID: 16142

Condition: VG/no dust jacket


Salesman's Prospectus, iv, 59 of 340+ pgs., frontis, photos, order sheets, separate 8inchx12inch frame able 'autographed (facsimile autograph)' photograph, 8vo blue cloth; View more info

Image for Short Horn Hobo: Son of the Great Depression (combined edition of author's three books: The Great Depression; The Senator and the Runaway Teenager; Spy Catchers of the U.S. Army in the War with Japan)

Short Horn Hobo: Son of the Great Depression (combined edition of author's three books: The Great Depression; The Senator and the Runaway Teenager; Spy Catchers of the U.S. Army in the War with Japan)

By: Edwards, Duval A. (INSCRIBED)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Bloomington, AuthorHouse Publishing: 2007

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 64369

ISBN: 1425980112

Condition: VG


INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, 416 p., photos, roster, biblio, glossary, 8vo paperback View more info

America's Pioneering Naturalists: Their lives and times, exploits and adventures

By: Elman, Robert/Amadon, Dean (foreword)

Price: $8.55

Publisher: Tulsa, Winchester Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 6189

ISBN: 0876912927

Condition: Fine/VG dust jacket


xx, 233 p., illus., biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

An Oklahoma Rebel: the Life Story of John C. Hubbard, M.D., QuakerActorSurgeonSoldierCivic Leader

By: Fleming, J. Landis

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Oklahoma City, Cryer Publishing: 1957

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 2024

Condition: Fine/VG, top dj spine nicked


xx, 184 p., photos, index, 8vo; View more info

George Washington: Anguish and Farewell (1793 1799)

By: Flexner, James Thomas

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 1972

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 36828

ISBN: 0316286028

Condition: VG/VG dust jacket


xii, 554 p., frontis, illus, map on endpapers, footnotes, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

Other Powers: The Age of Suffrage, Spiritualism, and the Scandalous Victoria Woodhull

By: Goldsmith, Barbara

Price: $4.50

Publisher: NY, Alfred Knopf: 1998

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 11179

ISBN: 0394555368

Condition: Fine/VG dust jacket


xvi, 535 p., frontis, illus, notes, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

Charlotte Perkins Gilman: the Making of a Radical Feminist, 18601896 (American Civilization series)

By: Hill, Mary A.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Philadelphia, Temple University Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition 1st paperback printing

Seller ID: 20971

ISBN: 0877222258

Condition: VG


xii, 362 p., photos, biblio, index, 8vo wraps; View more info

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Once a Hobo…The Autobiography of Monte Holm

By: Holm, Monte/Clay, Dennis L.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Proctor Publications: 1999

Edition: First Edition 1st edition

Seller ID: 64987

ISBN: 1882792769

Condition: Fine/no dust jacket


xxiv, 949 p., photos, maps, notes, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

Continuity: Biography 18191934

By: Howell, Liz (INSCRIBED)

Price: $15.75

Publisher: Sister Bay, Dragonsbreath Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 16496

ISBN: 0943120071

Condition: Fine/VG


INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, 382 p. + xxvi pages, photos, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

Francis Parkman: Historian as Hero, the Formative Years (American Studies series)

By: Jacobs, Wilbur R.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Austin, University of Texas Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition 1st printing

Seller ID: 324

ISBN: 0292724675

Condition: VG/VG dust jacket, rubbing to dust jacket


xvii, 237 p., frontis, photos, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info