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Category: History General


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"They Can Live in the Desert but Nowhere Else": A History of the Armenian Genocide
 by Ronald Grigor Suny (Author)
Price: US $25.00
ISBN #: 9780691147307
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 2015
Lightest wear to the book and jacket, clean and unmarked. First printing, full number line. "[W]hat distinguishes Suny's scholarship is a scru... Details
1787: The Grand Convention
 by Clinton Rossiter
Price: US $15.00
ISBN #: B000MJ34I4
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good-
Dust Jacket Condition: good +
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1966
minor shelf wear; jacket rear panel discolored, some wear to tips, corners and edges. Well regarded history of the adopting of the US Constitution wri... Details
1864: Lincoln at the Gates of History
 by Charles Bracelen Flood
Price: US $12.00
ISBN #: 9781416552284
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: near fine
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 2009
Unmarked / Unread. About As New in all respects. First printing, full number line. Janet Maslin, The New York Times: “Mr. Floods versatility is impre... Details
600 Million Chinese
 by Robert Guillain
Price: US $15.00
ISBN #: 
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: First U.S.
Pub Date: 1957
minor shelf wear; dj tips, edges and corners worn, some soiling to rear panel. China of 60 years ago. Early report on Communist or Red China, first pu... Details
A Benjamin Franklin Reader
 by Benjamin Franklin; Walter Isaacson
Price: US $15.00
ISBN #: 0743257820
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 2003
sunning to spine else just about near fine. First printing, full number line. 8vo, 400 pp. Includes the Autobiography, Poor Richards, Dogood's let... Details
A Book of the West. Being an Introduction to Devon and Cornwall.
 by S. Baring-Gould
Price: US $35.00
ISBN #: B004757CGY
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: no jacket
Edition: 2nd edition
Pub Date: 1900
light wear to the book, previous owner's stamp and personal bookplate. Devon volume only. Rev. Sabine Baring-Gould, parson and squire of Lew Tren... Details
A Columnist's View of Capitol Square: Ohio Politics and Government, 1969-2005
 by Lee Leonard
Price: US $18.00
ISBN #: 9781931968690
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: near fine
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 2009
Tiny dot to the lower page edges else As New in all respects. First printing, full number line. Lee Leonard was a longtime political columnist in his ... Details
A Farm and Village Boyhood
 by Fred Lape
Price: US $10.00
ISBN #: 081560162X
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: good +
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1980
author's inscription to front endpaper, rear cover very slightly bowed; wear to jacket tips, corners and edges, front flap corner creased. Inscrib... Details
A Good Poor Man's Wife: Being a Chronicle of Harriet Hanson Robinson and Her Family in Nineteenth-Century New England
 by Claudia L. Bushman
Price: US $15.00
ISBN #: 0874511933
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1981
jacket spine sunned. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾". Hard Cover. Details
A Goodly Heritage
 by Ella Chalfant
Price: US $12.00
ISBN #: B0007DOFXS
Binding: 
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1955
shelf wear to the book with more so to tips, corners and edges of jacket, spine and edges sunned. Clean and unmarked. Second printing, November 1955. ... Details
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