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A DRUMMER-BOY'S DIARY: comprising Four Years of Service with the Second Regiment Minnesota Veteran Volunteers, 1861 to 1865., Bircher, William
41 Bircher, William A DRUMMER-BOY'S DIARY: comprising Four Years of Service with the Second Regiment Minnesota Veteran Volunteers, 1861 to 1865.
St. Paul, Minn. St. Paul Book and Stationery Company 1889 First Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Publishers blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, decorative blue endpapers, b&w illustrations are from the "Recollections of a Drummer-Boy," by kind permission of Messrs. Ticknor & Co., publishers. ; 5-1/4" x 7-1/2"; 199 pp; Wear to edges and corners of covers, front hinge tender though not weak or visibly cracked, a few pages have spots, but many pages have pencil marks. This book was studied with a faint pencil. Mostly the pages have brief marginal lines by each paragraph; a few pages have much more, with underlining and marginal inscriptions. Most of the pencil annotations could be removed. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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A Facsimile Reproduction in One Volume of HISTORY OF TEXAS from Its First Settlement in 1685 to Its Annexation to the United States in 1846, Yoakum, H.
42 Yoakum, H. A Facsimile Reproduction in One Volume of HISTORY OF TEXAS from Its First Settlement in 1685 to Its Annexation to the United States in 1846
Austin, Texas The Steck Company (1855) Reprint Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
An undated 20th century reproduction of the 1855 Redfield first edition bound in a single volume. Publishers blue cloth, red spine label with gold lettering, illustrations include two fold-outs. ; 6" x 9"; 482+576, 11 (ads) pp; This copy with mild rippling to pages along the bottom edge.Very slight cover wear. This copy is otherwise in excellent condition, with solid hinges, no writing and pages clean and without tears or writing. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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A Flier in Oil: Adolph B. Spreckels and the Rise of the California Petroleum Industry, Kirk, Anthony
43 Kirk, Anthony A Flier in Oil: Adolph B. Spreckels and the Rise of the California Petroleum Industry
San Francisco California Historical Society 2000 0-910312-58-3 / 9780910312585 First Printing Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Pictorial wraps with folding flaps, brown endsheets, well illustrated with b&w photos. ; Oblong, 12" x 9"; 95 pp; As new. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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A FLOATING CITY and THE BLOCKADE RUNNERS, Verne, Jules
44 Verne, Jules A FLOATING CITY and THE BLOCKADE RUNNERS
Glasgow, Manchester, and New York George Routledge and Sons Reprint Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
A volume in The Jules Verne Library. Translated by Henry Frith, printed by the Crystal Palace Press. Publishers blue cloth with cover illustrations front and spine. This volume with the bookseller stamp for Doxey, Importers, San Francisco. Undated copy, later 1880s to early 1890s. ; 5" x 7"; 270, [2] (ads) pp; William Doxey would become a printer and later publish The Lark. ; Covers worn, discolored spine and area of front panel, waterstaining at spine top seen only from outside the book (not visible on pages), prior owner name stamped on FFEP. Spine cocked, hinges remain solid, a few creased corners, one with a tiny loss, foxing to page edges. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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A Flora of Wyoming (Parts I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII and VIII - all issued), Porter, C. L.
45 Porter, C. L. A Flora of Wyoming (Parts I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII and VIII - all issued)
Laramie, Wyoming Agricultural Experiment Station, University of Wyoming Softcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
An assembled set of these publications, issued between 1962 and 1972. Stiff wraps in varying colors, stapled, various paginations (16-88 pps). ; 6" x 9"; Vol. I with crease across front cover, wear along bottom edge which includes minor wear to pages. Vol. I, Vol. II and Vol. III have staining at spine. Remaining volumes VG+ with slight cover soiling. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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A FORKFUL OF DIABLO VALLEY CONTRA COSTA, Izzo, Jr., Joseph G., Douglas J. Kincaid and Joseph J. Mangelli
46 Izzo, Jr., Joseph G., Douglas J. Kincaid and Joseph J. Mangelli A FORKFUL OF DIABLO VALLEY CONTRA COSTA
San Jose, CA Izkinelli Productions (1979) Softcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
A [vintage] restaurant guide to 21 cities from Post Costa to Pleasanton. Stiff white wraps, perfect bound, black cover lettering. ; 5-1/4" x 8-1/4"; ix, 248 pp; Covers lightly worn/soiled, paper toned, inked notes listing additional restaurants on one rear flyleaf 
Price: 15.00 USD
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A Gentle Madness: Bibliophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books, Basbanes, Nicholas A.
47 Basbanes, Nicholas A. A Gentle Madness: Bibliophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books
New York Henry Holt & Company 1996 0-8050-4826-X / 9780805048261 Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Stiff black wraps, perfect bound, ornate gilt cover decorations, covers with illustrations after woodcuts, a few illustrations. First Owl Books Edition (with full number line).; 6" x 9"; xvi, 638 pp; An unread copy with no wear of note. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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A GOLDEN DAY: A Memorial and a Celebration 1869 - 1924, H. J. Heinz Company
48 H. J. Heinz Company A GOLDEN DAY: A Memorial and a Celebration 1869 - 1924
Pittsburgh H. J. Heinz Company 1925 First Edition Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
"This book is the record of October 11, 1924 - a day of Memorial and Celebration. It is an account of the presentation by the employees of a memorial to Henry J. Heinz and its dedication; the simultaneous celebration by all the people of H. J. Heinz Company throughout the world of the eightieth anniversary of the founder's birth, the fifty-fifth anniversary of the establishment of the business, and the fifty-fifth anniversary of mutual good will." Wraps with overlapping, decorated card covers, decorated end papers offer initials HJH, photographs. Printed by Bartlett Orr Press (New York).; 6.5 x 9.5"; 62 pp; Slight edgewear, crease at lower right corner of front cover, covers bright, binding solid, pages clean. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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A grouping of six titles on Ozark folk tales, each signed and with presentation inscriptions by the author to Irene and Jack Carlisle, Randolph, Vance
49 Randolph, Vance A grouping of six titles on Ozark folk tales, each signed and with presentation inscriptions by the author to Irene and Jack Carlisle
1947-1976 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
The included titles are: Ozark Superstitions (1947), The Devils Pretty Daughter and Other Ozark Folk Tales (1955), The Talking Turtle and Other Ozark Folk Tales (1957), Sticks in the Knapsack and Other Ozark Folk Tales (1958), Hot Springs and Hell and other Folk Jests and Anecdotes from the Ozarks (1965) and Pissing in the Snow and Other Ozark Folktales (1976). Books signed by this author are uncommon. Taken together, they provide a window into the author's longtime relationship with the Carlisles. Detailed descriptions of each title are available upon request. ; 5-1/2" x 8-1/4"; Signed by Author; The first title is without jacket and has a bit more wear than the others. The remaining titles have jackets with some edgewear including small losses. 
Price: 750.00 USD
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A Guide to Books on Southeast Asian History (1961-1966), Morrison,Gayle (Compiler); Stephen Hay (Editor)
50 Morrison,Gayle (Compiler); Stephen Hay (Editor) A Guide to Books on Southeast Asian History (1961-1966)
Santa Barbara, California American Bibliographical Center / CLIO Press (1969) 0-87436-007-2 / 9780874360073 No edition noted Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Descriptive bibliography for titles about Burma, Cambodia, Ceylon, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia & Singapore, The Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam and Southeast Asia. Bibliography and Reference Series, No. 8. Gray stapled wraps, 1 pp. publishers ad lists additional titles at rear. ; 8-1/4" x 10-1/2"; viii, 105 pp; Wraps lightly toned at spine, light corner wear to covers and pages, text unmarked. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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A Guide to Charlie Chan Films, Mitchell, Charles P.
51 Mitchell, Charles P. A Guide to Charlie Chan Films
Westport, Connecticut and London Greenwood Press (1999) 0-313-30985-X / 9780313309854 Second Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Bibliographies and Indexes in the Performing Arts, Number 23. Blue cloth with white cover and spine lettering, 16 pp photo section in addition to numbered pages, ; 6-1/4" x 9-1/2"; xxx, 260 pp; Mild external wear, clean and unmarked within. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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A Handbook for Clinic Authors: A Sketch of Policy and Procedure, Mayo Clinic
52 Mayo Clinic A Handbook for Clinic Authors: A Sketch of Policy and Procedure
Rochester, Minnesota The Mayo Clinic 1950 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Clinic guidance on preparation of the medical and scientific manuscript for publication. Stiff green wraps, stapled, cover lettered in red and black, text in black using red as spot color. Uncommon, OCLC notes but three holdings.; 6" x 9-1/4"; 27 pp; Covers a bit worn and lightly sunned, clean and unmarked within. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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53 Tuck, Donald H. (Compiler) A Handbook of Science Fiction and Fantasy
Hobart, Tasmania 1954 First Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Annotated bibliography of early science fiction with entries in alphabetica l sequence. Scarce in any edition in the trade, especially for this first edition. ; 7-3/4" x 12-3/4"; 151 pp; Worn at spine with small loss at top of spine, soiled on front cover, toning to rear cover, clean and unmarked within. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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A History of FORT DURHAM, Hudson's Bay Company Trading Post Located in TAKU HARBOR, 1840-1843, Within the boundaries of present day Juneau, Alaska, Olson, Wallace M.
54 Olson, Wallace M. A History of FORT DURHAM, Hudson's Bay Company Trading Post Located in TAKU HARBOR, 1840-1843, Within the boundaries of present day Juneau, Alaska
Juneau, Alaska Heritage Research 1994 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Orange wraps, perfect bound, front cover with drawing of the Fort, two maps precede text which is accompanied by additional ilustrations. ; 8-1/2" x 11"; iv, [2], 77 pp; Covers are lightly rubbed, clean and unmarked. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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A History of Japan to 1334, Sansom, George
55 Sansom, George A History of Japan to 1334
London The Cresset Press 1958 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Publishers beige cloth, black spine label, frontispiece photo, 15 plates, additional illustrations within text. ; 6-1/4" x 10"; x, 500 pp; Small areas of dampstaining to board corners and page edges not visible on pages, solid hinges, text clean and free of tears or writing. Jacket shows well bhas one large closed tear at upper right on front panel, edgewear with small losses, price clipped, in clear protective cover. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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A HISTORY OF JAPAN: Vol. I,  From the Origins to the Arrival of the Portuguese In 1542 A.D., Murdoch, James; Isoh Yamagata (Maps)
56 Murdoch, James; Isoh Yamagata (Maps) A HISTORY OF JAPAN: Vol. I, From the Origins to the Arrival of the Portuguese In 1542 A.D.
Yokahama etc. Asiatic Society of Japan 1910 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original green cloth with gilt lettering to spine, green endpapers, seven fold-out color maps, 4 pp prospectus for next series volume at rear. Printed at the "Japan Chronicle" Office, Kobe, Japan. Heavy, extra for international shipping.; 6-1/2" x 10"; viii, 667, [4] pp; Covers worn at top/bottom of spine and at corners with some fraying, a few spots of soiling including a faint ring on front panel and a faint line on the spine, hinges are quite solid (surprisingly so; the book is quite heavy), prior owner name to front flyleaf, faint toning to paper, text block clean and unmarked, maps also clean but a few short tears are seen. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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A HISTORY OF THE LOS ANGELES LABOR MOVEMENT, 1911 -1941, Perry, Louis B. and Richard S. Perry
57 Perry, Louis B. and Richard S. Perry A HISTORY OF THE LOS ANGELES LABOR MOVEMENT, 1911 -1941
Berkeley and Los Angeles University of California Press 1963 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket 
Publications of the Institute of Industrial Relations, University of California. Black cloth, gilt spine lettering. Yellow dust jacket lettered in black. ; 6-1/4" x 9-1/2"; xvi, 622 pp; Ex-library (withdrawn) with spine label, catalog card and other markings on FFEP, a few stamps elsewhere. Jacket enclosed in mylar cover and TAPED to book, Jacket is little worn, as is book, solid hinges, pages clean and unmarked. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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A HISTORY OF THE RUSSIAN AMERICAN COMPANY, Vol. 2: Documents, Tikhmenev, P. A.
58 Tikhmenev, P. A. A HISTORY OF THE RUSSIAN AMERICAN COMPANY, Vol. 2: Documents
Kingston, Ontario, Canada The Limestone Press 1980 0-919642-80-2 / 9780919642805 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Translated by Dmitri Krenov. Edited by Richard A. Pierce and Alton S. Donnelly. Gilt stamped red cloth, endpapers reproduce maps, typescript text with 4 pages section of plates, index, series title list at rear. Materials for the Study of Alaska History No. 13. ; 6" x 9-1/4"; vii, 257 pp; Light wear along edges, sound binding, two pages with a faint stain along edge otherwise clean and unmarked. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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A Journal Of Ramblings through the High Sierra of California by the University Excursion Party, Le Conte, Joseph
59 Le Conte, Joseph A Journal Of Ramblings through the High Sierra of California by the University Excursion Party
San Francisco The Sierra Club 1930 Reprint Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Brown wrappers, white spine label, frontispiece portrait of Le Conte, reproductions of title page and 3 images from original 1875 edition. Foreword by Francis P. Farquhar, bibliographical notes on earlier editions at rear. Fifteen hundred copies printed for the Sierra Club by Taylor & Taylor. ; 6" x 8-1/2"; x, 148 pp; Wraps lightly edgeworn, spine sunned, prior owner name inside front cover. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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A Laboratory Furnace for Testing Resistance of Firebrick to Slag Erosion, Hursh, Ralph K. and Chester E. Grigsby
60 Hursh, Ralph K. and Chester E. Grigsby A Laboratory Furnace for Testing Resistance of Firebrick to Slag Erosion
Urbana, Illinois University of Illinois Engineering Experiment Station 1928 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Published October 1928 as Circular No. 17. Brown stapled wraps, illustrated . ; 6" x 9"; 18 pp; Covers slightly worn, no tears or writing. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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