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1 Fisher, John S. A BUILDER OF THE WEST: The Life of General William Jackson Palmer
Caldwell, Idaho The Caxton Printers 1939 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
With a chapter on General Palmer's work in Mexico by Chase Mellen. Terra cotta cloth boards lettered in black, frontispiece portrait of Fisher and additional illustrations in "sepia" tone on inserted plates (one is fold-out). Brown dust jacket features Fisher portrait on front panel. ; 6-1/2" x 9-1/4"; 332 pp; Front board lightly bumped lower right, area of front free endpaper excised (as to remove prior owner name), bookseller ticket inside front cover (from The Observatory, Santa Fe, New Mexico), otherwise little wear, sound binding, clean and unmarked within. Jacket toned, edgeworn with small losses, not price clipped ($3.50), in clear protective cover. 
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.
2 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 PICTORIAL RECORD OF THE MUSKEGON LUMBERING ERA ... THE BRINEN LUMBER COMPANY PRINTS
3 A PICTORIAL RECORD OF THE MUSKEGON LUMBERING ERA ... THE BRINEN LUMBER COMPANY PRINTS
Muskegon, Michigan The North Muskegon Historical Committee (1976) Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
White wraps, perfect bound, full page b&w photos with opposing captions, pages not numbered. Printed by Custom Service Printers, Muskegon, Michigan. This copy with inscription on title page: A gift to Bob from host family, Muskegon, Summer '76. ; Oblong, 8-1/4" x 5-1/4"; Slight wear to covers and to page corners. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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AMERICA'S CONQUEST OF EUROPE, Jordan, David Starr
4 Jordan, David Starr AMERICA'S CONQUEST OF EUROPE
Boston American Unitarian Association 1913 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Gray paper boards. cream (parchment-like) paper spine, gilt image of Minerva's Owl on cover, gilt lettering, top edge gilt, cream endpapers.; 5-1/2" x 7-1/2"; 70 pp; Spine darkened, boards with some soiling and edgewear, sound binding. Lightly toned paper, two pages darkened where a clipping was once laid, light soilnig to rear endpaper, free of writing. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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America's Next Twenty Years, Drucker, Peter F.
5 Drucker, Peter F. America's Next Twenty Years
New York Harper's Magazine [1955] Reprint Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Consists of four parts: I -- The Coming Labor Shortage, II -- The Promise of Automation, III -- The New Tycoons, IV -- Eleven Coming Issues in American Politics. Reprinted from the March, April, May and June, 1955 issues of HARPER'S MAGAZINE. Tan stapled wraps.; 8-1/2" x 11"; [27] pp; Covers and page corners with mild creasing, covers and pages somewhat toned, clean and unmarked. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Annual Report of the Auditor of the State of North Carolina for the Fiscal Year Ending November 30, 1890, Sanderlin, G. W. (State Auditor)
6 Sanderlin, G. W. (State Auditor) Annual Report of the Auditor of the State of North Carolina for the Fiscal Year Ending November 30, 1890
Raleigh, N. C. Josephus Daniels, State Printer and Binder 1891 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cloth, gilt lettering, decorative endpapers, page edges dyed red, some fold-outs. "Compliments of Geo. W. Sanderlin, Auditor" slip pasted in at title page.; 6" x 9"; 235 pp; Front board quite soiled, both boards have been chewed pretty well at the lower right (a fairly hefty dog seems likely), sound binding, minor wear to a few pages at the edges, text block is clean and unmarked. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 ANNUAL REPORT of the Selectmen, Assessors, Treasurer, Superintendent of Town Farm, and Road Commissoner of the TOWN OF BROWNFIELD, together with the report of the Supervisor of Schools, for the Municipal Year, A. D. 1893.
Portland, Maine O. H. Fellows, Transcript Printing House 1894 Softcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Green wraps, stapled, detailed report includes accounting for expenses and lists names of all parties receiving funds from Town treasury. Scarce, will be compelling to those interested in the history of Brownfield, Maine. ; 6 x 9"; 26 pp; Publication retains faint vertical crease, most pages are dogeared lower right, rear cover creased at upper right, small tears no writing on pages. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Birds of Colorado's Gunnison County, Hyde, A. S.; Don Radovich (Illustrations)
8 Hyde, A. S.; Don Radovich (Illustrations) Birds of Colorado's Gunnison County
Gunnison, CO The Western State College Foundation (1979) No printing noted Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stiff tan wraps, perfect bound, color illustration to front cover, illustrations include some color plates, folding map at rear.; 5-1/2" x 8-1/2"; 140 pp; Slight cover wear, title page partly detached, text and map are clean and unmarked. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Bonneville County in the Making, Clark, Barzilla W.
9 Clark, Barzilla W. Bonneville County in the Making
Idaho Falls, Idaho 1941 First Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Printed for The Author by The Post-Register, Idaho Falls, Idaho. Brown cloth, gilt lettering front and spine, frontispiece map of Idaho Terrritory in 1863, illustrated mostly with photos of early area residents. This copy bears a presentation inscription on the FFEP penned and signed by the author: To my friend ______ _______, Barzilla W. Clark, Sept 15- 42. ; 6-1/4" x 9-1/4"; 140 pp; Signed by Author; Boards rubbed and lightly soiled, spine quite rubbed with loss of gilt lettering. Spine with lean, hinges are solid, a few spots; pages are generally clean and unmarked. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Field, Henry M. Bright Skies And Dark Shadows
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1890 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Publishers dark green pebbled cloth, gilt spine lettering, top edge gilt, brown endpapers, frontispiece guarded color map of Florida, one additional map in color, two maps in b&w. ; 5-1/2" x 8-1/4"; 316 pp; Lightly worn at spine ends and board corners, abraded area along spine at front board. Otherwise little wear. Binding remains tight and interior is clean and unmarked. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Buffalo Bird Woman's Garden : Agriculture of the Hidatsa Indians, Wilson, Gilbert L. (As told to); Buffalo Bird Woman
11 Wilson, Gilbert L. (As told to); Buffalo Bird Woman Buffalo Bird Woman's Garden : Agriculture of the Hidatsa Indians
St. Paul Minnesota Historical Society Press 1987 0-87351-219-7 / 9780873512190 First Edition Thus; First Printing Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
First published in 1917, this is the first printing (full number line) of this Borealis edition, with new material. Stiff white wraps, perfect bound, drawings, includes 15 photographs by Wilson. Anthropology Gardening Cooking.; 6" x 9"; xxiii, 129 pp; Mild cover wear at corners, clean and unmarked within. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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CHICAGO FAMILIES A Study of Unpublished Census Data, Monroe, Day
12 Monroe, Day CHICAGO FAMILIES A Study of Unpublished Census Data
Chicago, Illinois University of Chicago Press 1932 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Publishers blue cloth, gilt lettering front and spine, many tables accompany the text. ; 5-1/2" x 8-1/4"; xxi, 344 pp; Ex-library with the usual markings, pages generally clean and free of tears or writing. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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CONFLICT AND ACCULTURATION: Manuel Alvarez's 1842 Memorial, Chavez, Thomas E.
13 Chavez, Thomas E. CONFLICT AND ACCULTURATION: Manuel Alvarez's 1842 Memorial
Santa Fe, New Mexico Museum of New Mexico Press 1988 0-89013-191-0 / 9780890131916 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
Brown leatherette with gilt-stamped lettering, illustrated. Black dust jacket with white lettering and illustration in gold. This copy inscribed and signed by author on title page. Original 1989 Museum Shop purchase receipt laid in. ; 5-1/2" x 8-1/4"; 90 pp; Signed by Author; Little wear to book, unmarked apart from noted inscription. Jacket lightly rubbed, little worn, in clear protective cover. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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CORPORATE CHARTER of the WINNEBAGO TRIBE OF NEBRASKA, Winnebago Tribal Council; United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
14 Winnebago Tribal Council; United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs CORPORATE CHARTER of the WINNEBAGO TRIBE OF NEBRASKA
Washington, D. C. 1963 Softcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Salmon wraps, stapled. Edition Dated April 18, 1963, references Amendment No. I as attached though no attachment is present. Scarce in printed form.; 5-3/4" x 8-3/4"; 6 pp; Creased vertically (folded in half), slight cover soiling, clean and unmarked within. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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COUSIN WASH'S PRIMER, Vol. 1, Cousin Wash (Pseud. of Curtis Hunt)
15 Cousin Wash (Pseud. of Curtis Hunt) COUSIN WASH'S PRIMER, Vol. 1
Oakland, California Les-Lurn Publishers (1981) Softcover Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Brief reminisces of a man born in Texas, graduate of Wilberforce University, was principal of an Oklahoma school; discusses the 1910 Jack Johnson - Jim Jeffries fight, Frederick Douglass and MLK among topics. Stiff yellow wraps, black cloth spine, b&w cover photo of author, printed on paper of various colors, illustrated. Uncommon, OCLC locates copies only in Oklahoma City and at the NY Public Library. The copy signed inside the front cover To ______, From Cousin Wash, 2/3/82. ; 5-1/2" x 8-1/2"; 30 pp; Signed by Author; Front cover soiled with small spots to the first two leaves, rear cover lightly soiled with faint spotting inside the rear cover, otherwise clean and unmarked. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Blanchard, Rufus Discovery and Conquests of the NORTHWEST with the HISTORY OF CHICAGO in Two Volumes, Vol. II (ONLY)
Chicago R. Blanchard and Company 1900 First Edition Thus Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Pebbled leather over beveled boards, gilt lettering to spine, top edge gilt, decorative blue endpapers, illustrated in b&w with many plates. Heavy, extra for international postage.; 6-3/4" x 9-3/4"; 681+ pp; First edition (1880) was revised and expanded into two volumes, published 1898 (Volume I) and this 1900 (Volume II).; Leather is well-worn at spine with losses at top and bottom, front hinge nearly detached and held on solely by cords, sound rear hinge, little-seen text block VG+, clean and unmarked, with some pages remaining unopened. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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17 Osness, Richard D. FROM WILDERNESS TO SUBURBIA: An Illustrated History of Parkland, Washington
Privately Issued (1976) Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Stiff wraps, perfect bound, covers offer 22 photographs, captioned within, many additional photographs within. ; 8-1/2" x 11"; viii, 132 pp; Mild corner wear, clean and unmarked. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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GIRTY, Taylor, Richard
18 Taylor, Richard GIRTY
Berkeley Turtle Island 1977 0-913666-18.1 / 9780913666180 First Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
White wraps, perfect bound, cover with illustration in orange, brown free endpapers, illustrated. One of 950 paper copies. ; 5" x 7-3/4"; 148 pp; Covers lightly soiled, solid binding, pages clean and free of tears or writing. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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HISTORICAL NOTES on The Constitutions of Connecticut / 1639 - 1818 Particularly On the Origin and Progress of the Movement which resulted in the Convention of 1818 and the Adoption of the Present Constitution, Trumbull, J. Hammond
19 Trumbull, J. Hammond HISTORICAL NOTES on The Constitutions of Connecticut / 1639 - 1818 Particularly On the Origin and Progress of the Movement which resulted in the Convention of 1818 and the Adoption of the Present Constitution
Hartford Printed by Order of the Comptroller 1901 Softcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Gray wraps, original edition was published in Hartford by Brown & Gross in 1873. This is Publication No. 2 of the Connecticut Constitutions Series. ; 6 x 9.5"; 62 pp; Covers chipping at edges, pages slightly chipped and uncut. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Palfrey, John Gorham HISTORY of NEW ENGLAND During the Stuart Dynasty (volumes I, II and III)
Boston Little, Brown, and Company 1876 Reprint Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Volumes uniformly bound in publishers brown cloth, blindstamped decorations to boards, gilt spine lettering, brown endpapers, includes 2-page maps, additional illustrations. heavy, USPS Media Mail as expected, others extra.; 6-1/2" x 10"; 636+640+659 pp; Ex-library with bookplates, slips pasted in at rear, call numbers on spine, tender hinges, wear to corners and edges, toning to page edges, a few pages with marginal tears. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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