LANUSSE, Mirtille (Macarty) (1811-1846)
St. Charles Parish, LA: 1826.
Exceedingly rare signed legal document, "Morel Guiramand", judge, folio, 1 page, Parish of St. Charles, German Coast County, Louisiana, Court of Probate, March 1st 1826, more
THE CITIZENS BANK OF LOUISIANA
New Orleans: 1838.
Rare autograph document signed: The Citizens Bank of Louisiana trades shares in the capitol stock of the bank for parcels of land and slaves. Folio, more
New York: Holt Rinehart, 1970.
8vo, cloth backed boards, d.w. (slightly browned). New York: Holt, Rinehart, (1970). First Edition. A near fine copy of her uncommon first book, inscribed, "To.... more
New York: Holt Rinehart, 1970.
8vo, cloth backed boards, d.w. New York: Holt, Rinehart, (1970). First Edition. A near fine copy of her uncommon first book, inscribed, "To....Sincere Best wishes more
VAN VEEN, Stuyvesant
Original watercolor. Frame measures 22 7/8" x 31 1/2". Painting measures 28" x 19 1/2" Lovely original watercolor of Jazz icon Dinah Washington. Undated, circa more
EMILIO, Luis F.
Boston: Boston Book Company, 1891.
9 maps, some folding. Many portraits. xvi, 410pp. 8vo, original green cloth, cloth very lightly soiled, otherwise very good. Boston: Boston Book Company, 1891. First more
HARRIS, Joel Chandler
New York: Appleton, 1905.
New and Revised Edition, with 112 Illustrations by A.B. Frost. 8vo, red pictorial cloth; front hinge starting; front flyleaf chipped at edge; back cover & more
Germantown: Christopher Sower, 1760.
extracted from the Epistle of the Yearly-Meeting of the People called Quakers, held at London in the Year 1748. 16pp. 8vo, rebound in later 1/2 more
New York: Dodd, Mead & Co, 1955.
Illustrated with photographs. 8vo, blue cloth; d.w. New York, 1955. First Edition. Famous Biographies for Young People. Full page presentation, inscribed "Especially for Cornelia Otis more
Burton, Richard Francis
London: Tinsley Brothers, 1863.
333 & 306 pages. 21 x 14 cm. Mounted frontispiece portrait of Burton, four wood engraved plates and folding lithographic map laid down on linen. more
Crite, Allan Rohan (Illustrator)
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1995.
58 pages. Folio, 56 x 33 cm. Limited edition, copy 13 of 300, signed by Crite. The fifteen relief engravings by Crite hand printed on more
HOWARD, Benjamin C.
Washington: Wendell, 1857.
239 pages, 8vo, printed wrappers, lacks rear cover and spine is chipped, front cover is nice and clean. Housed in a handsome full brown morocco more
UPTON, Florence K., illus. by. Verses by Bertha Upton
London: Longmans Green & Co., 1907,
Oblong 8vo. Cloth-backed pictorial boards. 62 p. more
CLEAVER, Eldridge (1935 - 1998)
Berkeley, CA: 1986.
Extremely scarce typed letter signed in full with important content, 1 page, 4to, 11 x 8.5 inches, Berkeley, California, August 18, 1986, written to political more
WILLIAMS, Spencer - (1889 - 1965)
Exceedingly rare signed music publishing contract from the vaults of Hometown - Village Music, 4 pages, 32.5 inches (when unfolded fully) x 8.5 inches, February more
London: Longmans, 1822.
Second Edition. Folding map of the United States. x, 483pp. 8vo, later full diced calf, spine worn, spine and portions of covers darkened, front hinge more
WILLIAMS, Spencer (1889 - 1965)
Village Music, 1954.
4 pages, 32.5 inches (when unfolded fully) x 8.5 inches, August 6, 1954, whereby Spencer Williams agrees to assign the copyright to his song "Sweetest more
London: Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd, 1936.
First edition. 320 pp. Faintly greenish gray cloth, lettered in dark crimson. Very Good, lacking jacket. Small tear to cloth at foot, rubbed tips, cloth more
CARVER, George Washington (1864 - 1943)
Tuskegee Institute, AL: 1934.
2 pages (front and back), 11 x 8.5 inches, on personal "Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute" letterhead, Tuskegee Institute, AL, July 25, 1934. This revealing more