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Abandon Ship! : The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, the Navy's Greatest Sea Disaster. 1st pbk.

By: NEWCOMB, Richard F. MAAS, Peter

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Perennial, New York, 2002, ISBN:0060959215:

Seller ID: 73947


NEWCOMB, Richard F. Abandon Ship! : The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, the Navy's Greatest Sea Disaster. With an introduction and afterword by PeterMaas. (New York): Perennial, (2002). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (4),[i] -xx,(4),[1]-326,(6), + 8 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black card covers with red spine. Faint cover creasing, gift inscription to ffep,else vg. 14.00 View more info

Abandon Ship! : The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, the Navy's Greatest Sea Disaster. in dj.

By: NEWCOMB, Richard F. MAAS, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: HarperCollins, New York, 2001, ISBN:006018471x:

Seller ID: 89278


NEWCOMB, Richard F. Abandon Ship! : The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, the Navy's Greatest Sea Disaster. With an introduction and afterword by PeterMaas. (New York): HarperCollins, (2001). Pp. (8),[ix]-xv,(5),[1]-326,(2). 8vo, black paper covered boards with grey spine. Vg in dj. 20.00 View more info

Abandoned Ocean : A History of United States Maritime Policy

By: GIBSON, Andrew and Arthur DONOVAN DONOVAN, Arthur

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of South Carolina Press, Columbia, 2001, ISBN:1570034273:

Seller ID: 99436


GIBSON, Andrew and Arthur DONOVAN. The Abandoned Ocean : A History of United States Maritime Policy. (Columbia): University of South Carolina Press, (2001). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (4),v-xiv,(2),1-362,(2), + 20 p. of black and white illustrations. 8vo, illustrated pale ble and white card covers, black spine. "'The Abandoned Ocean' offers an in-depth appraisal of United States maritime policy from the establishment of a merchant marine immediately after the Revolutionary War through radical industry transformationsof the late twentieth century. In this sweeping analysis of federal pol... View more info

Abbott Hall, U.S.N.R. no dj.

By: U.S.N.R. MIDSHIPMAN'S SCHOOL)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: 1945,:

Seller ID: 33340


(U.S.N.R. MIDSHIPMAN'S SCHOOL). Abbott Hall, U.S.N.R. : The record of the United States Naval Reserve Midshipman's School, Abbott Hall, Northwestern University, September 1940-August 1945. Chicago: Abbott Hall Publications Committee, (1945). Pp 166. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth. An extensively-illustrated account of this Chicago wartime training establishment; with photographs of the Ninth Naval District's training ship USS Wilmette, the former Eastland, that capsized in the Chicago River with immense loss of life. Small waterstain to top edge, slightly rubbed, else vg. 60.00 View more info

Abbreviating Ernie. 1st US in dj

By: LEFCOURT, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Villard, New York, 1997,:

Seller ID: 32803


LEFCOURT, Peter. Abbreviating Ernie : A Novel. N.Y.: Villard, (1997). First Printing. Pp 301. 8vo, brown spine, white boards. Fine in fine dj. 20.00 View more info

ABCA Coalition Operations Handbook, 11 April 2005.

By: ABCA

Price: $40.00

Publisher: ABCA Program Office, Rosslyn, VA , 2005,:

Seller ID: 82622


(ABCA). ABCA Coalition Operations Handbook, 11 April 2005. (Rosslyn, VA : The ABCA Program Office, 2005). Various paginations (totaling 290). 8vo, white card covers. “The American-British-Canadian-Australian (ABCA) Program isnot an alliance nor has an ABCA force ever been employed under the program . However, the ABCA nations have served together in ad hoc coalitions on several occasions to pursue common objectives. […] The COH [Coalition Operations Handbook] is designed to assist the ABCA nations in serving together inany coalitions, assist ABCA nations when they serve in a coalition with... View more info

Able Seaman : A Basic Book of Boating under Sail or Power

By: MORRIS, Everett B HALYARD, M.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Cornerstone Library, 1962,:

Seller ID: 30100


MORRIS, Everett B. The Able Seaman: A Basic Book of Boating under Sail or Power. Illustrations by M. Halyard. NY: Cornerstone Library, (1962). Pp 112.8vo, ill. card covers. Toy 1918, Morris & Howland p.96. Rubbed, paper yell owed. 7.00 View more info

Aboard the Seth Parker

By: Seth Parker)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Frigidaire, 1934,:

Seller ID: 17741


(Seth Parker). Aboard the Seth Parker. (Dayton : Frigidaire Sales Corporation, 1934). Pp 32. Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. Phillips Lord (aka radio'sSeth Parker) bought a ship and renamed it the Seth Parker. This booklet "C ompliments of Frigidaire Dales Corporation" describes the ship (including the Frigidaire refrigerating equipment) and also contains some of Seth Parker's radio stories. Vg. With laid-in illustration "suitable for framing". 15.00 View more info

Aboriginal American Basketry : Studies in a Textile Art without Machinery. Second Printing of Reprint

By: MASON, Otis Tufton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rio Grande Press, Inc., Glorieta, N.M., 1972,:

Seller ID: 109690


MASON, Otis Tufton. Aboriginal American Basketry : Studies in a Textile Artwithout Machinery. Glorieta, N.M.: The Rio Grande Press, Inc., (1972). Sec ond Printing of Facsimile Reprint. Pp (6),169-548,+ 248 plates (some in colour),(4). 4to, tan cloth, front board lettered and decorated in blue, red and purple, spine lettered in gilt. Originally published n 1902 as Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, showing the Operations, Expenditures, and Condition of the Institution for the Year Ending June 30, 1902. Report of the U.S. National Museum. Contents : I. Definiti... View more info

Aboriginal Cultures of the Western Hemisphere : Golden Gate International Exposition, 1940, Treasure Island, San Francisco

By: BARRETT, S. A., CREEL, George (preface)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S Golden Gate International Exposition Commission, San Francisco, CA, 1940,:

Seller ID: 62039


BARRETT, S. A., (et al.). Aboriginal Cultures of the Western Hemisphere : Golden Gate International Exposition, 1940, Treasure Island, San Francisco. Preface by George Creel. (San Francisco, CA: U.S. Golden Gate InternationalExposition Commission), 1940. Pp. 32. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated stapled grey wraps. Some light edgewear, inking to front, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Aboriginal Peoples and Military Participation : Canadian and International Perspectives. Second Printing.

By: LACKENBAUER, P. Whitney, R. Scott SHEFFIELD, and Craig Leslie MANTLE.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canadian Defence Academy Press, Kingston, Ontario, 2007, ISBN:9780662459507:

Seller ID: 115146


LACKENBAUER, P. Whitney, R. Scott SHEFFIELD, and Craig Leslie MANTLE (eds.). Aboriginal Peoples and Military Participation : Canadian and International Perspectives. Edited by P. Whitney Lackenbauer, R. Scott Sheffield, and Craig Leslie Mantle. (Kingston, Ontario) : Canadian Defence Academy Press, (2007). Second Printing. Pp. (6),i-v,(1),1-326,(6). 8vo, photo-illustrated card covers with green spine, white and green lettering to front cover, white lettering to spine. "The CF prides itself on being a national institutionthat reflects and promotes the values of a diverse country. This includ... View more info

Aboriginal Quartzite Quarry in Eastern Wyoming

By: DORSET, George A. Field Columbian Museum, Publication 51, Vol. II, No. 4

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Field Columbian Museum, 1900,:

Seller ID: 49387


DORSET, George A. An Aboriginal Quartzite Quarry in Eastern Wyoming. Chicago: Field Columbian Museum, 1900. Pp. 235-243, followed by plates xxviii-xxxix. 8vo, grey printed card covers. Field Columbian Museum Publication 51. Anthropological Series Vol. II, No. 4. Covers detached, head chipped, corners creased and chipped, browning and light wear to edges, inked notations tofront cover, blindstamp to title page, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Abraham Lincoln Sesquicentennial, 1959 : Exhibit Catalogue

By: LINCOLN, Abraham) TURNER, Justin G. (foreword)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lincoln Sesquicentennial Association, Los Angeles, CA, 1959,:

Seller ID: 61935


(LINCOLN, Abraham). Abraham Lincoln Sesquicentennial, 1959 : Exhibit Catalogue ; foreword by Justin G. Turner. (Los Angeles, CA: Lincoln Sesquicentennial Association), 1959. Pp. 17. Illustrated. Large 8vo, illustrated stapledblue and black card covers. A catalogue of items of Lincolniana presented at an exhibition in the 150th year after his birth. Lightly rubbed, faint spotting to front, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Abraham Lincoln`s Second Inaugural Address 1865

By: Civil War - Ephemera - Facsimile

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Historical Documents Company, Philadelphia , 1977,:

Seller ID: 88008


(Civil War – Ephemera – Facsimile). Abraham Lincoln`s Second Inaugural Address 1865. (Philadelphia : Historical Documents Company, 1977). One folded sheet [14 by 16 inches], in yellow envelope. Reproduced on antiqued parchment that looks and feels authentically old. “One of the shortest presidentialinaugural addresses in American history, the re-elected Abraham Lincoln sp oke at the Capitol and delivered it on March 4, 1865. In it, Lincoln sharedhis vision for lasting peace following the end of the Civil War. The speec h is reproduced here on antiqued parchment and in Lincoln's handwriti... View more info

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Abridgement of the Nautical Almanac and Tide Tables

By: Nautical Almanac]

Price: $250.00

Publisher: John Bliss & Co., New York, 1890,:

Seller ID: 55214


[Nautical Almanac]. Abridgement of the Nautical Almanac and Tide Tables , 1890, with a list of United States Light Houses and other useful information. NY: John Bliss & Co., 1890. Pp. [approx 220]. Unpaginated. 8vo, yellow printed wraps. A nautical almanac from the late nineteenth century, which includes a substantial section of lighthouses throughout the world (including several in Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, and New Brunswick). Spine chipped, moderately rubbed, rear panel torn and tape repaired, stamp to front cover and ffep, else vg. 250.00 View more info

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Abstract of the Proceedings of the Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania

By: Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: King & Baird, 1869,:

Seller ID: 45311


(Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania). Abstract of the Proceedings of the Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania : (F. and A. M.) Being Extracts from the Minutes of its Quarterly and Annual Grand Communications, During the Year A.D. 1868 - A.L. 5868. Philadelphia: King & Baird, 1869. Pp. 175. -bound with- Abstract of the Proceedings of the Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania, A.Y.M. : Being Extracts from the Minutes of its Quarterly and Annual Grand Communications during the Year A.D. 1869 - A.L. 5869. Philadelphia: A.C. Bryson & Co., 1870. Pp. 228. -bound with- Abstract of the Proceedings of the Grand Lodge of Pennsylv... View more info

Academic Bestiary. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: ARMOUR, Richard Darrow, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Co, New York, 1974,:

Seller ID: 2408


ARMOUR, Richard. The Academic Bestiary. Illustrated by Paul Darrow. New York : William Morrow & Co., 1974. First Printing. Pp (6),1-153,(1). 8vo. red cloth spine, beige paper-covered boards. A natural history of the strange species of Academe - The Full Professor, The Dissertation, The Tenure, The Activist, and many others. "Here is a highly original satire of colleges anduniversities in which wit, parody, and wild wordplay join with shrewd anal ysis and irreverent erudition. Writing of the strange land of Academe and its inhabitants, Armour twists Voltaire's famous words and finds this 't... View more info

Academic Freedom and Academic Anarchy. 1st US in dj

By: HOOK, Sidney

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cowles Book Company, Inc., 1970,:

Seller ID: 65571


HOOK, Sidney. Academic Freedom and Academic Anarchy. NY: Cowles Book Company, Inc., (1970). First Edition. Pp. 269. 8vo, grey cloth, black titles to spine. Vg in dj (with small waterstain to the lower spine, a few short tearsat the edges). 20.00 View more info

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Acadia : A Lost Chapter in American History. First Edition

By: SMITH, Philip H.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: 1884,:

Seller ID: 46005


SMITH, Philip H. Acadia : A Lost Chapter in American History. Pawling, NY: by the author, 1884. First Edition. Pp. 381 with 9 plates. 8vo, maroon (faded to brown) cloth, decorative gilt vignette to front, black borders, bevelled edges, gilt lettering to spine. One and a half inch split along rear edge of spine, head and tail nicked, cloth rubbed and well faded, front boardpartially detached, missing ffep, bookplate to front paste-down, some mino r pencilling and the occasional notation to margins, previous owner's name inked to first blank dated Sept. 8, 1886, else very good. 200.00 View more info

Acadia : A Lost Chapter in American History. First Edition

By: SMITH, Philip H.

Price: $110.00

Publisher: 1884,:

Seller ID: 75377


SMITH, Philip H. Acadia : A Lost Chapter in American History. Pawling, NY: by the author, 1884. First Edition. Pp. 381 with 9 plates. 8vo, maroon (faded to brown) cloth, decorative gilt vignette to front, black borders, bevelled edges, gilt lettering to spine. Covers worn and badly stained, hinges abit shaky, one leaf loose and damaged, else a good reading copy. 110.00 View more info