Heirloom Bookstore

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 
 
 

AMERICANA

AMERICANA

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 Adams, Charles Francis Imperialism - The Tracks Of Our Forefathers
Boston Dana Estes & Co. 1899 B00086TDDG FIRST EDITION PAPERBACK VG/WRAPS NONE 8vo Not Illustrated 
A paper read before the Lexington, MA historical society on December 20, 1898. Some dampstaining to foredge. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 Anon True Stories Of The Days Of Washington
New York Mason, Baker 1872 B000FVM4PS FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER VG NONE Engravings 
Moderate wear at spine ends. Cloth bound boards with gold embossed vignette of Washington as a surveyor. Mason, Baker catalogue bound in rear. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3 Barnby, H. G. The Prisoners Of Algiers - An Account Of The Forgotten American-Algerian...
London Oxford University Press 1966 B000FVM5WU FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER VG/VG VG 8vo Frontis 
Account of little remmebered was during America's post revolutionary period (1785-1797). Ink owner's name and a couple of small stray ink marks to fore edge, else a Very Good or better copy in a dust jacket that shows only slight wear to spine ends. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
4 Davis, William C. The Orphan Brigade - The Kentucky Confederates Who Couldn't Go Home
New York Doubleday 1980 0385148933 / 9780385148931 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER NF/NF NF 8vo Photos 
1st edition [1980]. Mild remainder spray to bottom edge, else a Fine copy in a price clipped dust jacket that is otherwise Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 Eaton, Allen H. Immigrant Gifts To American Life
New York Russell Sage Foundation 1934 0405005768 / 9780405005763 REPRINT HARDCOVER VG+ NONE 8vo Plates 
1st reprint in 1934 [Russell Sage]. Very slight rubbing at the tips and a couple of tiny scrapes to rear board, else a Near Fine copy. Small ink owner's name to FFEP. No dust jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
6 Hassler, William Woods A. P. Hill - Lee's Forgotten General
Richmond, VA Garrett And Massie 1962 B0006AYABY REPRINT HARDCOVER NF/NF NF 8vo Photos 
Revised edition of 1962. Slight foxing to the text block edges, else a Near Fine copy in a price clipped dust jacket that shows slight wear but is else about Fine. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
7 Hawkins, Cora Frear Buggies, Blizzards, And Babies
Ames, IA Iowa State University 1971 0813803950 / 9780813803951 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER VG/VG VG 8vo Photos 
1st edition [1971]. Medical practice on the plains of Iowa in the 1880's. Ink ownership at the FFEP and slight bumping to the tips, else a Very Good or better copy in a dust jacket that shows moderate rubbing and slight chipping. 
Price: 5.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
8 Heat-Moon, William Least River-Horse - The Logbook Of A Boat Across America
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1999 0395636264 / 9780395636268 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER F/F F 8vo Illustrated 
A Fine copy in a like dust jacket. Latest book by Heat-Moon (William Trogdon). Fascinating account of navigating across America via inland rivers, lakes and locks. By the author of Blue Highways. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
9 James, George Wharton Utah - The Land Of Blossoming Vallys
Boston Page Co. 1922 B000FVKK1I FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER VG NONE Color Plates 
No dust jacket. An ex-library copy with minimal markings. Near Fine condition - looks as if it was never checked out. Handsome embossed gilt and colored binding. 8 color plates and various photographs and a map. Spine is a slight bit darkened. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
10 Johnson, Robert Erwin Thence Round The Horn - The Story Of The U. S. Naval Forces On Pacific...
Annapolis Naval Institute Press 1963 B0006AYNB6 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER F/NF NF 4to Photos 
1st edition [1963]. Story of Pacific fleet 1818 - 1923. A Very Fine copy in a dust jacket that shows just a hint of edgewear but is else Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
11 Lancaster, Samuel Christopher The Columbia - America's Great Highway Through The Cascade Mountains...
Portland, OR The Author 1916 B0008667TY 2ND HARDCOVER VG/VG- VG- 8vo Photos 
[Signed] [Association Copy], with a full page calligraphic inscription to Colonel Charles Wellington Furlong FRGS. A scarce book - scarcer still with the inscription and the dust jacket (moderate edgewear with chipping). 2nd edition [1916]. 
Price: 150.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
12 Lord Lyttleton Letters Of The Late Lord Lyttleton
Troy, NY Wright, Goodenow 1807 B000FVKITC FIRST US EDITION HARDCOVER VG NONE Not Illustrated 
The 1st American edition. Leather binding, rather scuffed along the extrems, with some worming. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
13 Mcwatters, George S. Knots Untied: Or, Ways And By-Ways In The Hidden Life Of American...
Hartford Burr & Hyde 1871 B00085YBAW FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER VG- NONE 8vo Engravings 
1st edition.Matching dates on title and copyright pages (1871). Moderate to heavy rubbing at spine ends and tips. Ink ownership to FFEP. The rear inner hinge is split and the exterior rear hinge is starting. Overall sun fading. Better than it sounds! 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
14 Perkins, Capt. George Hamilton Letters Of Capt. Geo. Hamilton Perkins U.S.N....
Concord, NH Ira C. Evans 1886 0836952197 / 9780836952193 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER VG NONE 8vo Frontis 
1st edition [1886]. Ex-library copy with minimal markings. No dust jacket - interior very clean and tight, although missing the rear endpaper. Contains a sketch of the life of Commodore Geo. E. Belknap. Scarce. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
15 Prescott, William H. Biographical And Critical Miscellanies
New York Harper 1845 B0008BIDQO FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER VG NONE 8vo Frontis 
1st Edition [Harper - 1845]. Moderate wear to extremities, with some loss of backstrip at spine ends. Mild foxing throughout. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
16 Sears, Stephen W. Hometown U.S.A. - A Study Of What Life Was Like 75 Years Ago
New York American Heritage 1975 0671220799 / 9780671220792 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER VG/VG VG Folio Photos 
1st edition [1975]. Folio. A Very Good or better copy in a dust jacket that shows only mild edgewear but is at least Very Good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
17 Spencer, Donald S. Louis Kossuth And Young America - A Study In Sectionalism And Foreign...
Columbia Universoty Of Missouri 1977 0826202233 / 9780826202239 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER F/NF NF 8vo Photos 
Study of Hungarian exile and American foreign policy from 1848-1852. A Fine copy in a price clipped dust jacket that is else Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
18 Tilton, Captain George Fred Cap'n George Fred - Himself
New York Doubleday 1928 B00085DF8G FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER VG NONE 8vo Harry Neyland 
1st edition [1928]. No dust jacket. Discrete owner's label to front paste down - spine somewhat dulled. Else a Very Good copy in blue and gilt cloth. 
Price: 65.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
19 Yoseloff, Thomas (Editor) Voyage To America - The Journals Of Thomas Cather
New York Thomas Yoseloff 1961 B000FVKK0Y FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER F/F F Harry Tyler 
Ink ownership of Pulitzer winning historian Robert V. Bruse to front paste down, else a Fine copy in a like dust jacket (dust jacket is lightly toned in places). 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 

Sign up for our Email Newsletter


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@heirloombookstore.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie