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Young Men and the Sea : Yankee Seafarers in the Age of Sail. in dj.

By: VICKERS, Daniel, with Vince WALSH WALSH, Vince

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2005, ISBN:0300100671:

Seller ID: 75357


VICKERS, Daniel, with Vince WALSH. Young Men and the Sea : Yankee Seafarersin the Age of Sail. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, (2005). Pp. [i]- xiii,(1),1-336,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, pale blue cloth with silver letteringto spine. "Drawing on records of several thousand seamen and their voyages from Salem, Massachusetts, [this volume] offers a social history of seafar ing in the colonial and early national period. In what sort of families were sailors raised? Whe... View more info

Young Men and the Sea : Yankee Seafarers in the Age of Sail. proof

By: VICKERS, Daniel, with Vince WALSH WALSH, Vince

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2005,:

Seller ID: 91088


VICKERS, Daniel, with Vince WALSH. Young Men and the Sea : Yankee Seafarersin the Age of Sail. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, (2005). Advance Uncorrected Page Proof. Pp. 318. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Contents: 1. Landsmen on the Water: New England, 1620-1645; 2. Salem's First Mariners, 1645-1690; 3. The Eighteenth Century: Sailors at Sea; 4.The Eighteenth Century: Sailors' Careers; 5. The Eighteenth Century: Marit ime Society Ashore; 6. The... View more info

Young Negro in America : 1960-1980. in dj.

By: PROCTOR, Samuel D

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Association Press, 1966,:

Seller ID: 41756


PROCTOR, Samuel D. The Young Negro in America : 1960-1980. NY: Association Press, (1966). Pp 160. 8vo, grey cloth. Vg in rubbed, nicked dj. 30.00 View more info

Young Oarsmen of Lake View.

By: BONEHILL, Ralph, Capt.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: M.A. Donahue & Company, Chicago / New York , 1905,:

Seller ID: 89509


BONEHILL, Ralph, Capt. Young Oarsmen of Lake View. Chicago / New York : M.A. Donahue & Company, n.d. [1900s]. Pp [i]-iv,[5]-266,(6). 8vo, pictorial yellow cloth, lettered in black. In The Young Sportsman's Series. A work of juvenile fiction. Cocked, cloth rubbed, hinges shaky, some smudges, else good. As is. 20.00 View more info

Young Titan. 1st US in dj

By: MASON, F. van Wyck

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Garden City, 1959,:

Seller ID: 35279


MASON, F. van Wyck. The Young Titan. Garden City : Doubleday, 1959. First Edition. Pp 621. 8vo, blue cloth. A novel of colonial America and the siege of Louisbourg. Gift inscription, else vg in slightly chipped, price-clipped dj. 30.00 View more info

Younger Officer Views the Navy

By: TALBOT, Melvin F. Scribner's Magazine 82:4 WALLACE, Francis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Scribner's Magazine, 1927,:

Seller ID: 23054


TALBOT, Melvin F., Lieut. (S.C.). "A Younger Officer Views the Navy." An article in Scribner's Magazine, Vol. 82, No.4, October 1927, pp.439-443. Double column. Also a baseball article by Francis Wallace: "College Men in the Big Leagues" (490-495). For the issue. 20.00 View more info

Your children's heredity. Second printing

By: NEUGARTEN, Bernice L Better Living Booklet McVICKER, George OZONE, Luvy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Science Research Associates, Chicago, 1953,:

Seller ID: 102863


NEUGARTEN, Bernice L. Your children's heredity. Diagarams by George McVicker. Sketches by Lucy Ozone. Chicago : Science Research Associates, (1953). Second Printing. Pp (3),4-48. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated pink stapled card covers. Better Living Booklet : a series for adults to help them understand children better. Contents : 1. Why study heredity? 2. How heredity operates. 3. Every child is different. 4. Heredity and environment. 5. What doesyour child inherit? 6. He... View more info

Your Fate Is In Your Hand. in dj.

By: RANALD, Josef

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Reilly and Lee, Co., Chicago, 1935,:

Seller ID: 75618


RANALD, Josef. Your Fate Is In Your Hand . Illustrated with Cuts of Hands of Famous People. Chicago: The Reilly & Lee Co., (1935). Pp. (8),11-146,(2).Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth with yellow lettering to front and spine. In ner hinges cracked and intermittently tender, soiling to bottom edge of boards, else vg in chipped, rubbed, worn, corner-trimmed dj. 25.00 View more info

Your Navy as Peace Insurance. as is.

By: NIMITZ, Chester W., Fleet Admiral National Geographic, 89:6) CARDWELL, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: National Geographic Society, Washington, DC, 1946,:

Seller ID: 62073


NIMITZ, Chester W., Fleet Admiral. "Your Navy as Peace Insurance" . An article in The National Geographic Magazine, volume 89, number 6, June 1946, pp. 681-736. Washington, DC: The National Geographic Society, 1946. Pp. 681-812. Illustrated. Double column. 8vo, printed yellow and white card covers. Also of nautical interest: Robert Cardwell's "Pirate-Fighters of the South China Sea". Covers detached but present. As is. For the issue. 15.00 View more info

Yours Truly Tom Mix : Photostory of the Screen's Greatest Cowboy Star

By: DeMARCO, Marco MIX, Tom

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The author, 0,:

Seller ID: 98902


DeMARCO, Marco. Yours Truly, Tom Mix : Photostory of the Screen's Greatest Cowboy Star. Written and compiled by Marco DeMarco. [N.pl.]: The author, [n.d. - ca. 1960s?]. Pp. 1-100. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated blue card covers. A slim biography and copiously illustrated survey of the career of Western film star Tom Mix. The bulk of the volume is made up of movie stills, promo photos, and film posters of Mix and his films. Covers rubbed and spotted, vertical crease to fro... View more info

Youth Grows Old. First Edition in dustjacket

By: NATHAN, Robert

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Robert M. McBride & Co., New York, 1922,:

Seller ID: 40103


NATHAN, Robert. Youth Grows Old. New York : Robert M. McBride & Co., 1922. First Edition. Pp 54. 8vo, black cloth. Slight wear to spine ends and frontcorners, small tear to flyleaf, bookplate, owner's inscription, else very good in chipped dustjacket (dustjacket lacking spine). 40.00 View more info

Youth Leaders Digest. Vol. 7, No. 2, November, 1944.

By: Youth Service

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Youth Service, Inc., Peekskill, NY, 1944,:

Seller ID: 85013


(Youth Service). Youth Leaders Digest. Vol. VII, No. 2, November, 1944. Peekskill, NY : Youth Service, Inc., 1944. Pp [41]-79,(1). 8vo, brown printed stapled card covers. “Youth Leaders Digest brings you monthly an overall view of work with youth on all fronts – camping, physical education, vocational guidance, juvenile delinquency, education, safety, church and more.” - from the back cover. YMCA inkstamps, rubbed, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Youthful Man-O'-Warsman

By: MACLAY, Edgar Stanton

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Navy Blue Company, Greenlawn, N.Y., 1910,:

Seller ID: 96875


MACLAY, Edgar Stanton. A Youthful Man-O'-Warsman : From the diary of an English lad (a protegé of the duchess of the fifth Duke of Marlborough) who served in the British frigate Macedonian during her memorable action with theAmerican frigate United States; who afterward deserted and entered the Ame rican Navy, was recaptured by the British and confined in a South African prison and, on being released, again enlisted in the United States Navy. Greenlawn, N.Y.: Navy Blue ... View more info

Yukon. 2nd in dj.

By: MATHEWS, Richard Rivers of America series FORSYTH, Bryan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, 1972, ISBN:003071740x:

Seller ID: 76497


MATHEWS, Richard. The Yukon. Illustrated by Bryan Forsyth.New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (March 1972). Second American Printing. Pp. (14),1-313,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettered dark blue title blockto spine. A volume in the Rivers of America series. Name to ffep, else vg in lightly nicked, price-clipped dj. 30.00 View more info

Zeb : A Celebrated Schooner Life. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: BURROUGHS, Polly TILTON, Zebulon Northrop

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chatham Press, Riverside, CT , 1972,:

Seller ID: 28348


BURROUGHS, Polly. Zeb : A Celebrated Schooner Life. Riverside, CT : ChathamPress, Inc., (1972). First Printing. Pp (8),9-160. Illustrated. 4to, grey cloth. With Special Photography by Alfred Eisenstaedt, also Bernice Abbott,Alice Austen, Samuel Chamberlain, Jacob Riis, Morris Rosenfeld and many ot hers. The brief intersection of declining coastwise merchant sail and emergent mass electronic media produced only one genuine star that I am aware of: Zebulon Northrop Tilton,... View more info

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Zebulon; or, The Moral Claims of Seamen Stated and Enforced.. 1st US ed.

By: HARRIS, John, Rev

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Gould, Kendall & Lincoln, 1837,:

Seller ID: 40632


HARRIS, John, Rev. Zebulon ; or, The Moral Claims of Seamen Stated and Enforced. Boston: Gould, Kendall & Lincoln, 1837. First US edition. Pp 115. 12mo, pressed brown cloth. An indictment of the "proverbial depravity" of seamen, with recommendations for the practical application of Christian Principles to the life at sea. This American edition was reprinted from the third English printing, and it is interesting to note the differing approaches tothese "moral ... View more info

Zuni Breadstuff. Reprint Edition

By: CUSHING, Frank Hamiltn Indian Notes and Monographs 08

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Museum of the American Indian, New York, 1974,:

Seller ID: 102430


CUSHING, Frank Hamiltn. Zuni Breadstuff. Reprint Edition. New York : Museumof the American Indian, 1974. Pp (2),3-673,(3), frontispiece + 26 plates. Map. Text Illustrations. Index. Small 8vo, tan card covers, front board andspine letered and illustrated in green. Indian Notes and Monographs, Volum e VIII. Contents : 1. Creation, and the Origin of Corn. 2. The Origin of the Dragonfly and of the Corn Priests, or Guardians of the Seed. 3. Land Law and Labor. 4. Corn-raising... View more info

Zuni Indians : Their Mythology, Esoteric Fraternities, and Ceremonies. Being the Accompanying Paper to the Twenty-Third Annual Report of the Bureau ofAmerican Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1901-19 02

By: STEVENSON, Matilda Coxe.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Government Printing Office GPO, Washington , 1904,:

Seller ID: 86634


STEVENSON, Matilda Coxe. The Zuni Indians : Their Mythology, Esoteric Fraternities, and Ceremonies. Being the Accompanying Paper to the Twenty-Third Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1901-1902 J.W. Powell, Director. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1904. Pp (4),[i]-xlv,(10,[1]-634,(8),+ 139 plates and 34 text figures. Index. 4to, olive green cloth, gilt vignette to front board, gilt vignette and lett... View more info

Zuni Indians : Their Mythology, Esoteric Fraternities, and Ceremonies. Being the Accompanying Paper to the Twenty-Third Annual Report of the Bureau ofAmerican Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1901-19 02

By: STEVENSON, Matilda Coxe.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Government Printing Office GPO, Washington, 1904,:

Seller ID: 87491


STEVENSON, Matilda Coxe. The Zuni Indians : Their Mythology, Esoteric Fraternities, and Ceremonies. Being the Accompanying Paper to the Twenty-Third Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1901-1902 J.W. Powell, Director. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1904. Pp (4),[i]-xlv,(10,[1]-634,(8),+ 139 plates and 34 text figures. Index. 4to, olive green cloth, gilt vignette to front board, gilt vignette and lett... View more info

Zuni Mythology. Volume 1

By: BENEDICT, Ruth Columbia University Contributions to Anthropology, Volume 21

Price: $60.00

Publisher: AMS Press, New York, 1969,:

Seller ID: 102354


BENEDICT, Ruth. Zuni Mythology. Vol. I. New York : AMS Press, (1969). FirstAMS Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xliii,(1),[1]-342,(6). 8vo, brown cloth, maroon lettering to spine, maroon decoration to front board. Columbia University Contributions to Anthropology, Volume XXI. Reprinted from the original Columbia University Press edition of 1935. Contents : Intrroduction. 1. The Emergence and other Kachina Tales. 2. Ahaiyute Adventures. 3. Tales of Courtship. Cocked, wrinkling to to... View more info