- Topic: History, History Of Ideas, Non-Fiction
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Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Volume 224 of The Civilization of the American Indian Series. This is the first real biography of an American Indian linguistic told more
The Marvellous Country:. or, Three Years in Arizona and New Mexico, The Apaches' Home. Comprising a Description of This Wonderful
Cozzens, Samuel Woodworth
Amherst, N.S: Rogers & Black, 1973. First Canadian Edition. Hardcover. Produced to stimulate settlement in the region. This Nova Scotia imprint is the scarcest edition (and First Canadian) of this well more
Millerton, N.Y: Aperture/Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. A wonderful collection of images from the lens of the photographer for King and Wheeler Geological Surveys, among the first photographers to more
Meet the Mormons:. A Pictorial Introduction to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Its People
Green, Doyle L.; Green, Randall L.
Salt Lake City, UT: Deseret Book Company, 1974. Hardcover. A richly illustrated book exploring the story of the Mormons, crafted for non- Mormons. These books were often "presented" to notable visiting guests. This more
Clavis Diplomatica:. Tradens Specimina Veterum Scripturarum, Nimirum Alphabeta Varia, Compendia Scribendi Medii Aevi, Notariorum Veterum Signa Nonnulla Curiosa, Una Cum
Baring, Daniel Eberhard
Hanover: Sumtibus Haeredum B. Nic. Foersteri et Filii, 1737. First Edition. Hardcover. Includes: Johannis Mabillonii Commentatio de variis scripturarum veterum generibus, quae in opere ipsius diplomatico constituit lib. I. cap. XI (p. -75); Burcardi more
O'Connor Sir James; Stocks, John Leofric
London: Ernest Benn, 1929. First Edition Thus. Original Wraps. A wonderful history of Ireland (400AD to the publication) and a solid overview of western philosophy. Overall, two lovely copies more
New York: Viking Press, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Overall, a rather handsome copy of this richly illustrated reference volume. Hint of foxing at text block edges, else tight, bright and more
History of Middlesex County, Massachusetts:. With Biographical Sketches of Many of Its Pioneers and Prominent Men. [in three volumes)
Hurd, D. Hamilton
Philadelphia, PA: J.W. Lewis & Co, 1890. First Edition. Hardcover. While bindings are impaired as noted, the textblocks are Near Fine/Fine and the set is, overall, surprisingly handsome. Exceptional portraits and other more
An Abridgment of The History of England;. from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Death of George the Second.
Philadelphia, PA: M. Carey/Alexander & Phillips, 1808. First American Edition. Hardcover. Overall, a handsome copy, uncommon generally and rather scarce in this condition. Light shelf/edge wear, light rubbing, glue toning at endpages, more
Prescott, William H.
Boston, MA: Phillips, Sampson & Co, 1855. First American Edition. Hardcover. Does not include the later printed (1858) third volume, left unfinished at Prescott's death. Finely bound for Peter Augustus Jay. From more