History & Culture: U. S.

History & Culture: U. S.

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A Vigorous Spirit of Enterprise  Merchants and Economic Development in Revolutionary Philadelphia, Doerflinger, Thomas M.
1 A Vigorous Spirit of Enterprise Merchants and Economic Development in Revolutionary Philadelphia
Doerflinger, Thomas M.
0807849464 / 9780807849460
University of North Carolina Press 2001, reprint. Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 413 pp. in wraps. Crisp, as new; appears unread. No names or markings.; Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia Series 30208 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Passion Is the Gale;  Emotion, Power, and the Coming of the American Revolution, Eustace, Nicole
2 Passion Is the Gale; Emotion, Power, and the Coming of the American Revolution
Eustace, Nicole
0807831689 / 9780807831687
The University of North Carolina Press 2008, First Printing. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; About Fine book, crisp, clean, tight. Pristine interior; free of names or markings. In crisp jacket. 29201 
Price: 22.50 USD
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3 A Book of Old Maps Delineating American History from the Earliest Days Down to the Close of the Revolutionary War
Fite, Emerson D. ; Freeman, Archibald (editors)

Arno Press 1969, Reprint. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 299 pages, bound in brown faux leather. Bump at head of spine; front joint (outer hinge) lightly creased. Clean, square, tight binding. Interior bright & unmarked. Good to Very Good jacket rubbed along edges, several short tears. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 18042 
Price: 38.70 USD
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A Concise History, of the Efforts to Obtain an Extension of Suffrage In Rhode Island; from the Year 1811 to 1848; and the Dorr War., Frieze, Jacob
4 A Concise History, of the Efforts to Obtain an Extension of Suffrage In Rhode Island; from the Year 1811 to 1848; and the Dorr War.
Frieze, Jacob

Jacob Frieze 1912, Third Edition. Very Good-; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 154 pages, bound in brown cloth.Good to Very Good book. Moderate rubbing to extremities; top edge worn w/ some fraying; corner tips soft. "Compliments of Lyman B. Frieze" (most likely Jacob's son) written at top of title page. Light foxing on preliminary pages.Interior pages clean, bright. 29312 
Price: 31.50 USD
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The Battle For Homestead, 1880-1892  Politics, Culture, and Steel, Krause, Paul
5 The Battle For Homestead, 1880-1892 Politics, Culture, and Steel
Krause, Paul
0822954664 / 9780822954668
University of Pittsburgh Press 1992, -. Very Good+; Softcover; 1.29 x 9.22 x 6.15 Inches; Bright cover, tight bindng. Small ding at bottom of front cover. Interior crisp, no names or markings. ; Pittsburg Series in Social and Labor History Series 22928 
Price: 11.61 USD
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Voices of Freedom Amistad Curriculum., LEARN; Connecticut Historical Society; Amistad America
6 Voices of Freedom Amistad Curriculum.
LEARN; Connecticut Historical Society; Amistad America

LEARN 2000, Near Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Old Lyme, CT; 35 pp., wire spiral binding. Curriculum uses the events of the Amistad affair to teach American history, slavery, abolition, racism, black agency, concepts of liberty and justice. Includes elementary, middle school and high shool lesson plans. Mild wear on back cover. Pages crisp, clean, unmarked. 29433 
Price: 22.50 USD
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The Pictorial Field Book of the Revolution: Or, Illustrations, by Pen and Pencil, of the History, Biography, Scenery, Relics and Traditions of the War for Independence (2 Volumes), Lossing, Benson J.
7 The Pictorial Field Book of the Revolution: Or, Illustrations, by Pen and Pencil, of the History, Biography, Scenery, Relics and Traditions of the War for Independence (2 Volumes)
Lossing, Benson J.

Caratzas Brothers 1976, Limited Edition. Near Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Two volumes, bound in blue cloth. 773, 772 pages, respectively. No dust jackets or slipcase. Not numbered. Clean, tightly bound, sharp corners. Light wear at spine ends. Crisp interior. No names or markings. 29152 
Price: 56.70 USD
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George Washington Slept Here;  Colonial Revivals and American Culture, 1876-1986, Marling, Karal Ann
8 George Washington Slept Here; Colonial Revivals and American Culture, 1876-1986
Marling, Karal Ann
0674349512 / 9780674349513
Harvard University Press 1988, First Printing. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Crisp, clean, tight book; no previous owner names. Remainder mark top edge of text block. In bright, clean jacket (tiny nick at head of spine). Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27913 
Price: 27.00 USD
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The Petitioners: The Story of the Supreme Court of the United States and the Negro, Miller, Loren
9 The Petitioners: The Story of the Supreme Court of the United States and the Negro
Miller, Loren
0394440102 / 9780394440101
Pantheon Books 1966, First Edition. Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Bound in blue cloth, publisher's red top-stain. Bright, clean cover. Crisp, unmarked interior. Jacket with a few short tears, light soil, short crease... ; 461 p.; Packaged with care. 19953 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Torn Between Two Lands:  Armenians in America 1890 to World War I, Mirak, Robert
10 Torn Between Two Lands: Armenians in America 1890 to World War I
Mirak, Robert
0674895401 / 9780674895409
Harvard University Press 1987, 2nd Printing. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 364 pages in red cloth. SIGNED with personalized inscription by the author. Book with bright cover and firm binding, shows modest wear at spine ends. Interior clean, tight, unmarked. Jacket with light edge wear, one shallow tear.; Packaged with care. 13786 
Price: 27.00 USD
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The Man Who Elected Lincoln, Monaghan, Jay
11 The Man Who Elected Lincoln
Monaghan, Jay

Bobbs-Merrill Company 1956, First Edition. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 334 pages in full red cloth. Bright, crisp copy with trace of wear at spine ends. Crisp clean jacket, striking jacket art, shallow chipping at head of spine.. Original price of $4.50 intact on flap. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 14415 
Price: 22.50 USD
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The History of the United States of America   (with Engravings), Rev. C. A. Goodrich
12 The History of the United States of America (with Engravings)
Rev. C. A. Goodrich

Barber & Robinson 1823, Third Edition. Good; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; Leatherbound, full calf, gilt decoration on spine. Numerous engravings, incl President's portraits. Binding shows one gather (8 pages) hanging by a thread, otherwise quite solid. Boards flared. Leather worn at corners, edges of spine. Flaked and brittle on spine; some insect damage near base of spine; gilt worn. Text pages intact, quite legible though well toned and moderately foxed throughout. All engravings intact, but dull and foxed. PON ink smeared at top of first three blank pages. Rear endpaper torn. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Goodrich wrote this book subsequent to his earlier U.S History book published for use in schools. The book is divided into eleven periods including: Discoveries 1492-1607; Settlement 1607-1689; Wars of King William, Queen Anne and George II 1689-1756; French and Indian War 1756-1775; War of the Revolution 1775-1783; Formation of Federal Constitution 1783-1789; and the first 5 President's administrations. 26978 
Price: 38.70 USD
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John Peter Zenger and Freedom of the Press, Rutherfurd, Livingston; Bell, James B., (editor).
13 John Peter Zenger and Freedom of the Press
Rutherfurd, Livingston; Bell, James B., (editor).

A. Colish, Inc. 1984, Limited Edition. Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1 of 1200 copies printed in this special limited edition published for the Friends of A. Colish. One quarter leather binding with printed paper covered boards. 71 pages; illustrated with several plates. Fine with a trace of rubbing at corner tips. Crisp,clean, tight. Publisher's note laid-in, describing this edition; signed by Jerry Kelly, designer and principal of A. Colish, Inc. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27774 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Spanish-American War Nurses: Report of the Annual Meeting; 23 issues from 1930-1952., Simms, Eva W. (recorder); Florence M. Kelly; Edith A. Rivoli; Margaret M. Cumming; et. sl.
14 Spanish-American War Nurses: Report of the Annual Meeting; 23 issues from 1930-1952.
Simms, Eva W. (recorder); Florence M. Kelly; Edith A. Rivoli; Margaret M. Cumming; et. sl.

Spanish-American War Nurses 1930, Very Good+; Softcover; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 24 reports of the Spanish-American War Nurses annual meeting. Includes ephemera such as Programs from the 1930, '33, '35, and '38 meetings, ballot form from 1930, complete Roster from 1940; By-laws and Constitution from 1938. Reports include typical format of President's Address, Secretary's, Treasurer's and Committee reports; Correspondence; mutual-aid information; Reports from various chapters such as Camp Roosevelt, Camp Anita Newcomb McGee, Camp Liberty Bell, Camp Lucy May Bushey, Camp Roger Wolcott; Report on Arlington Cemetery (which has a lot dedicated for S.A.W nurses); changes of address, various lists of members, Meetings were held in a different city each year, beginning with 1900, in conjunction with the Veterans of the Spanish-American War. All pamphlets in Very Good to Fine condition; modest wear to covers; solid bindings with no rusting staples. Pages quite clean, unmarked; occasional bent corner tip. 28253 
Price: 133.16 USD
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Poland Discovers America; Volume I, Uminski, Sigmund H
15 Poland Discovers America; Volume I
Uminski, Sigmund H

Polish Publication Society of America 1972, Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Volume I only, 117 pages, bound in blue cloth. Bright clean cover; tightly bound. Light wear to spine ends. Previous owner's name stamped on bottom edge of text block. Pages clean, unmarked. In jacket with chipping at head of spine, edges. BONUS BOOK: Poles in American History and Tradition by Joseph A. Wytrwal, Endurance Press, 1969 First Edition, Hardcover in Good plus condition. ; The Poles in the Americas Series 29193 
Price: 27.00 USD
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