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Kick the Dead Lion

By: Du Bois, Charles G.

Price: $49.99

Publisher: Billings, Montana, Charles G. Du Bois: 1954

Seller ID: cgdb5


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North America from the Best Authorities

By: Baker, Benjamin

Price: $330.00

Publisher: London, No Publisher: 1800

Seller ID: 130kxx


c. 1800, copper-engraved. Little map of North America, with the River of the West, also called the Oregon, having its headwaters close to those of the Mississippi. California is named New Albion and Greenland is shown connecting to Canada. Laid down on a backing sheet. View more info

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PRINCIPLES OF GOVERNMENT; A TREATISE ON FREE INSTITUTIONS. INCLUDING THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES.Inscribed By NATHANIEL CHIPMAN.

By: Nathaniel Chipman

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: VT, Edward Smith: 1833

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: u141


Signed 1st edition. Nathaniel Chipman - PRINCIPLES OF GOVERNMENT; A TREATISE ON FREE INSTITUTIONS. INCLUDING THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES. A solid and attractive rare early 19th century book, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. Nathaniel Chipman was a United States Senator from Vermont, first Chief Justice of the Vermont Supreme Court, first judge of the United States District Court for the District of Vermont, and an Colonial Officer during t... View more info

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Tales of Old Flatbush

By: John J. Snyder

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Brooklyn NY, John J. Snyder: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By John J. Snyder

Seller ID: 29pxv


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The Jewish Legion of Valor- The Story of Jewish Heroes in the Wars of the Republic

By: Captain G. Gumpertz

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Sydney G. Gumpertz: 1941

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: u15


"The object of this book is to present the story of the Jew as a warrior; to describe his fighting activities throughout the course of history in general, and during the World War in particular. The belief is too prominent that whereas, in civil pursuits, the Jew has long been notable, in the domain of the soldier he has merited little recognition; that, while he has from time to time earned the highest honors in philosophy, in literature, in science, in finance, ha has ... View more info

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THE NEGRO IN OUR HISTORY

By: Carter G. Woodson

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Wash D.C., The Associated Publishers, Inc: 1927

Edition: 4th Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: ou22


Carter Godwin Woodson was a major American historian, author, journalist and the founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History. Woodson is the "father of black history". He was one of the first scholars to study African-American history, apart from American history, and received stiff opposition from the Black intelligentsia for doing so. In 1926 he launched the celebration of "Negro History Week", the precursor of Black History Month. P... View more info

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Vigilante Days and Ways: The Pioneers of The Rockies, The Makers and Making of Montana, Idaho, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming

By: Langford, Nathianiel Pitt

Price: $400.00

Publisher: New York, D. D. Merrill: 1893

Edition: 2nd Edition

Inscription: Signed Presentation By Nathianiel Langford

Seller ID: xx202


2 volumes, xxvl, 426; xiii, [3], 485pp. Illustrated with 15 wood-engraved plates, title page vignettes, engraving on dedication page. Original blue cloth, spines lettered in gilt, top edges gilt. Presentation copy inscribed on front free endpaper of vol. l, " William H. Egan, Compliments of Nathianiel P. Langford, St. Paul, Dec. 5, 1900" Egan's pencilled ownership signature and St. Paul address on rear free endpaper of vol. l and ffe of vol. ll. The best single ... View more info

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Women's Klu Klux Klan Parade Float

By: Photo

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: d5


Reprinted from the negative. 4"x6" View more info