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Forgotten Men. Missouri State Guard

By: Bartels, Carolyn M.

Price: $80.00 USD

Publisher: Shawnee Mission, Kansas, Two Trails Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009523

Condition: Fine


377 pages. American civil war. 406 pages plus index and casualty list. View more info

United States Magnetic Declination Tables and Isogonic Charts for 1902 and Principal Facts Relating to the Earth's Magnetism.

By: Bauer, L.A.

Price: $150.00 USD

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1903

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 4639

Condition: Nearly Very Good


405 pages, b/w plates and figures, large folding map at the back of the book. Ex-institutional library, clean and sound. View more info

Tangweera, Life and Adventures Among Gentle Savages

By: Bell, C. Napier

Price: $70.00 USD

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1899

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 532

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial Cloth. Very Good. First Edition. 318 pages, frontispiece and 7 plates. Old bookplate on front endpaper. Contains valuable historical and ethnographical information not recorded elsewhere. Gustavus von Tempsky who played a major role in the Maori land wars in the 1860s and 1870s in New Zealand is mentioned on several pages. View more info

Tangweera, Life and Adventures Among Gentle Savages

By: Bell, C. Napier

Price: $68.00 USD

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1899

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2839

Condition: Good


318 pages, frontispiece and 7 plates. Waterstain top of front and rear covers and endpapers. Covers rubbed and soiled, contents very good. Contains valuable historical and ethnographical information not recorded elsewhere. Gustavus von Tempsky who played a major role in the Maori land wars in the 1860s and 1870s in New Zealand is mentioned on several pages. View more info

The American Coast Pilot; Containing Directions for the Principal Harbors, Capes and Headlands of the Coasts of North and South America: Describing the Soundings, Bearings of the Lighthouses and Beacons from the Rocks, Shoals, Ledges &c. [.]

By: Blunt, Edmund M.

Price: $190.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Edmund and George W. Blunt: 1850

Edition: 16th Edition

Seller ID: 4828

Condition: Good


xxxvi, *47, 646, [5] pages. 17 plans and charts (all presnt) and many coastal views text illustrations. 4 old small library stamps on title page and verso of title page, no markings to binding, top of spine spli ca 3cm but binding is very firm. Old handwritten title label at top of spine. A very clean copy. There are two appendices, the second one is dated December 1852. View more info

Mapping Medievalism at the Canadian Frontier

By: Brush, Kathryn (editor)

Price: $58.00 USD

Publisher: London, Ontario, Museum London; McIntosh Gallery: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009160

ISBN: 1897215304

Condition: Fine


172 pages, colour illustrations. The publication consists of eleven essays written by Professor Brush and her graduate students on diverse facets of "medievalism" that have contributed to the construction of the mythology-textual and visual-of the Canadian frontier. The topics range across transhistorical and transcultural terrain, and draw on recent approaches used by historians and theorists of art, culture, and anthropology. The objective is to make an exploratory foray into an original topic and to initiate discussion of it. This illustrated collection of essays is co-published by ... View more info

Catalina Saga: An Historical Cruise around Santa Catalina Island.

By: Buffum, Richard; Buffum, Marjorie

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Abracadabra Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4516

ISBN: 0934542023

Condition: Very Good


261 pages, many b/w illustrations. Rear cover creased at the top otherwise fine condition. View more info

New World and Pacific Civilizations: Cultures of America, Asia, and the Pacific. (American Museum of Natural History. The Illustrated History of Humankind)

By: Burenhult, Goran (general editor)

Price: $28.00 USD

Publisher: Harpercollins: 1994

Seller ID: 007988

ISBN: 0062502697

Condition: Very Good


239 pages, coloured photos, maps and other illustrations. View more info

Letters From the Battle-Fields of Paraguay.

By: Burton, Captain Richard F.

Price: $1,450.00 USD

Publisher: London, Tinsley Brothers: 1870

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5856

Condition: Good


xix, 491 pages, frontispiece, extra title page with vignette, folding map. Small piece missing at bottom of spine, a little wear on corners, slight foxing on preliminary pages. A rare Richard Burton title in original condition. View more info

The History of Massachusetts, from Its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time.

By: Carpenter, W.H.

Price: $50.00 USD

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lippincott, Grambo: 1853

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6217

Condition: Good


330 pages, frontispiece, extra illustrated title page, some foxing and browning, slight wear at top and bottom of spine. View more info

... The Explosion, December 6, 1917 ... Dartmouth's Day of Anguish

By: Chapman, Harry

Price: $19.00 USD

Publisher: Dartmouth, Dartmouth Museum Society: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009228

Condition: Good


vi, 45 pages, b/w photos. View more info

The History of Cheticamp Hooked Rugs and Their Artisans

By: CHIASSON, Anselme (ed); Deveau, Annie-Rose (researcher)

Price: $12.00 USD

Publisher: Yarmouth, Noa Scotia, Lescarbot Publications: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008102

ISBN: 0921443110

Condition: Very Good


183 and 39 colour photographs of rugs and people making them. View more info

The Journal of Christopher Columbus.

By: Christopher Columbus, Translated by Cecil Jane.

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hakluyt: 1960

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 5811

Condition: Very Good


xxiii, 227 pages, 90 illustrations from prints and maps of the period. Spine faded. View more info

The Neocene Section at Kirker Pass on the North Side of Mount Diablo.

By: Clark, Bruce L.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: BerKELEY, University of California Press: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4981

Condition: Very Good


Bulletin of the Department of Geology. Volume 7, No. 4, pp. 47-60, one plate. 2 institutional stamps. View more info

Geology of the Covelo District Mendocino County, California.

By: Clark, Samuel G.

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4935

Condition: Very Good


Offprint form Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences. Volume 25, No. 2, pp. 119-142, 7 text figures. 1 institutional stamp. View more info

The Bolivian Andes: A Record of Climbing & Exploration in the Cordillera Real in the Years 1898 and 1900

By: Conway, Sir Martin

Price: $42.00 USD

Publisher: London, Harper & Brothers: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009487

Condition: Good


viii, 403 pages, many b/w plates (all present). Top edge gilt. A few annotations in pencil, including a hand drawn map on the verso of a plate, p. 125. Slight wear at top and bottom of spine, old names on front endpaper. A sound copy. View more info

Nicaragua and the United States, World Peace Foundation Pamphlets Vol. X, No. 7

By: Cox, Isaac Joslin

Price: $12.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, World Peace Foundation Pamphlets: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 570

Condition: Very Good


Red Cloth. Very Good/Good. First Edition. 8vo. p. 703 - 887, 1 map. A little foxing on endpapers, the dust jacket (very rarely found) lacks a few millimeters at the top and bottom of spine and a small piece on the rear. In "Appendix V. Activities of United States Forces" the legendary revolutionary leader Sandino is briefly mentioned View more info

Potential Hazards from Future Eruptions of Mount St. Helens Volcano, Washington.

By: Crandell, Dwight Raymond, and Mullineaux, Donal Ray

Price: $22.00 USD

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5682

Condition: Very Good


26 pages, b/w illustrations, 2 folding maps in rear pocket. View more info

Diaz. Master of Mexico.

By: Creelman, James

Price: $32.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Appleton: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3908

Condition: Good


Illustrated edition. 442 pages, 12 b/w plates. Ex-library, clean. View more info

The Yukon Territory.

By: Dall, W.H.; Dawson, George M.; Ogilvie, William; Introduction By F. Mortimer Trimmer

Price: $400.00 USD

Publisher: London, Downey: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5730

Condition: Good


xiv, 438 pages, frontispiece and 55 text illustrations and 22 plates (all present). The title page mentions a map but there is not mention of a map in the list of illustrations, neither is there any sign that a map was ever bound in. Ex-tearcher's library copy with the usual markings but in clean condition. Lacks front endpaper, frontispiece partially glued to board. Contains three exploration reports: The narrative of W.H. Dall, leader of the expedition to Alaska in 1866-1868; the narrative of an exploration made in 1887 in the Yukon district by George M. Dawson, D. S., F.G.S.; extracts from ... View more info

Geology and Mineral Resources of Manitoba.

By: Davies, J. F.; B. B. Bannatyne; G. S. Barry & H. R. McCabe

Price: $14.00 USD

Publisher: Winnipeg, Province of Manitoba/Department of Mines and Natural Resources: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007337

Condition: Very Good


xiv, 190 pages. Illustrated with numerous fold-out maps, photos and diagrams. View more info

Narrative Of The Proceedings Of Pedrarias Dávila In The Provinces Of Tierra Firme Or Castilla Del Oro, And Of The Discovery Of The South Sea And The Coasts Of Peru And Nicaragua.

By: De Andagoya, Pascual (translated and Edited By Clements R. Markham)

Price: $175.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hakluyt: 1865

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 3057

Condition: Good


xxix, 88 pages, large folding hand-coloured map. Blind stamp of Reform Club on title page. Cloth on spine split at the top then across, temporarily fixed by tape. Early expeditions in the area of Darien and Panama. The map shows tracks of early early Spanish explorers in the area. View more info

Life & Adventures of Frank Grouard (Classics of the Old West Series)

By: De Barthe, Frank

Price: $10.00 USD

Publisher: Time-Life: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 1366

Condition: Very Good


Full-Leather. Facsimile Reprint of 1894 Edition. 545 pages, frontispiece and other b/w illustrations. Alle edges gilt. Stamp on frontispiece otherwise fine. View more info

Saint Lucia Historic Sites: Including Monuments, Buildings, Parks, Open Spaces.

By: Devaux, Robert J.

Price: $28.00 USD

Publisher: Saint Lucia National Trust: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008315

Condition: Very Good


160 pages, folding coloured map in rear pocket. Saint Lucia (French: Sainte-Lucie) is a sovereign island country in the eastern Caribbean Sea on the boundary with the Atlantic Ocean. Part of the Lesser Antilles, it is located north/northeast of the island of Saint Vincent, northwest of Barbados and south of Martinique. The main language spoken is Saint Lucian Creole French. View more info

Ontogenetic Stages of Some Simple Corals.

By: Durham, J. Wyatt

Price: $18.00 USD

Publisher: BerKELEY, University of California Press: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5153

Condition: Very Good


Offprint form Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences. Volume 28, No. 6, pp. 137-172. 17 figures in text, 2 plates. one institutional stamp, some wear on spine. View more info

Metamorphism in the Southern Sierra Nevada northeast of Visalia California.

By: Durrell, Cordell

Price: $14.00 USD

Publisher: BerKELEY, University of California Press: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5152

Condition: Very Good


Offprint form Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences. Volume 25, No. 1, pp. 1-118. 25 figures in text, one map. one institutional stamp, some wear on spine. View more info

The Shawnee Prophet; or, the Story of Tecumseh. Including Sketches of Indian Chiefs, Famous in the Frontier Wars.

By: Egglestone, Edward and Lillie Egglestone Seelye

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: London, No Date, Ca. 1900:, Ward, Lock: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1826

Condition: Good


First (?) Edition. 327 pages and publisher's advertising at the back, frontispiece and 12 b/w plates. Old name and date on front endpaper (3.11.06), short tear at top of spine, light shelf wear and slight soiling but overall a nice copy of this unusual book about Tecumseh, one of the greatest Indian leaders. Tecumseh lived from 1768 to 1813. View more info

La Arquitectura De La Tierra y El Volcan De Colima.

By: Espinosa, Jorge Piza

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Colima, Universidad De Colima: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5678

Condition: Nearly Very Good


95 pages, maps and illustrations. View more info

Practical Notes Made During a Tour in Canada, and a Portion of the United States, in MDCCCXXXI.

By: Fergusson, Adam

Price: $240.00 USD

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Blackwood: 1834

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 4428

Condition: Very Good


xvi, 426 pages, old rebacking with old spine title laid down. "The second edition, to which is now added Notes Made During a Second Visit to Canada in MDCCCXXXIII." The rare and preferred edition. Old name on title page. No map. View more info

The Geology of Ben Lomond Mountain.

By: Fitch, A.A.

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4933

Condition: Good


Offprint form Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences. Volume 21, No. 1, pp. 1-13, 2 text figures. 1 institutional stamp. View more info