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1 ACKERMAN Jun., Lawrence Commercial Invoice, 1836 - Lawrence Ackerman, Upholsterer, New York City
New York City Lawrence Ackerman Jr. 1836 VG+ Commercial Invoice 6" by 8" 
Commercial Invoice from an Upholsterer in New York City in 1836. The tradesman was located at No. 44 Maiden Lane in New York. Made out to a Mr. H. Rankin for various items totalling $502.38 - avery large sum in 1836! Printed Bill head, balance is handwritten and signed by Ackerman. Old folds, otherwise a sound, attractive document. Scan available. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 ACKERMAN, Rita K. W. O.K. Corral Postscript: The Death of Ike Clanton
Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A. Talei Pub 2006 0971375887 / 9780971375888 First Edition Cloth As New As New Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
'The story of who was behind the death of the notorious Ike Clanton'. 352pp, photo illustrated. A 'mint', pristine copy, 'as new'. Weight, 822g. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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3 ADAMS, Kenneth C. California Missions
Los Angeles California Mission Trails Association 1947 Not Stated Printed Wraps Very Good  Magazine Format 8.5" by 11" 
Collection of articles on California Missions originally published in 'California highways and Public Works'. Edited and revised by Ray J. Hewitt. 74pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Tiny area of surface loss to top corner of front wrap where old price label removed. Weight, 250g.  
Price: 12.50 USD
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Our Hills and Valleys: A History of the Helix-Spring Valley Region, ADEMA, Thomas Joseph
4 ADEMA, Thomas Joseph Our Hills and Valleys: A History of the Helix-Spring Valley Region
San Diego, California, U.S.A. San Diego Historical Society 1993 0918740150 / 9780918740151 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers Fine Paperback Quarto Dedicated Author's Inscription & Signature
Local, and pioneer history of the Helix-Spring Valley region of California. v, 183 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm. Dedicated presentation inscription and signature in the hand of the author to the title page. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. Virtually 'as new'. Weight, 650g. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 AKENSON, Donald Harman Being Had: Historians, Evidence, and the Irish in North America
Toronto, Ontario, Canada P D Meany Pub 1985 0888350147 / 9780888350145 First Edition Faux Leather [Cloth] Fine Good VG Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A radical revision in the way that we view Irish imigrants to both Canada and the United States. 243 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Book is very bright,clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square and the maroon, fauxpleather cloth shows no wear. The unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar but shows some surface rubbing. Weight, 587g. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 AKER, Homer Ferris with HILTON, Eugene & AKER, Vanza Nielsen America Today and Yesterday
San Francisco Harr Wagner Publishing 1937 Revised Second Edition Illustrated Cloth About Fine No Dustjacket School Text 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Presentation Copy from the Author
American history textbook for lower grades. Presentation copy from one of the authors [Hilton]. 586pp, illustrated. A superior copy - very bright and fresh with a sound binding. Boards are very bright, illustration is similarly bright and there is no appreciable wear to cloth. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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7 Alaska Geographic Society The Stikine River.
Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A. Alaska Geographic Society 1979 0882401335 / 9780882401331 Vol 6, No 4 Printed Card Wrappers Near Fine Softcover Oblong Quarto 
Issue devoted to the Stikine River and Valey, in both British Columbia and Alaska. Alaska Geographic Society, Volume 6, Number 4. Quarterly publication, single issue. Wraps, oblong 4to, 11"x8.25", 93pp, profusely illustrated with photographs, in color & in b&w. Large, folding map in color, laid-in. Owner's name t the inside of the front wrapper, otherwise a clean and tight copy. Near Fine. Weight, 340g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Alaska Schedules, 1940, ALASKA STEAMSHIP CO.
8 ALASKA STEAMSHIP CO. Alaska Schedules, 1940
USA Alaska Steamship Co. 1940 1940 Edition Wrappers VG+ Schedule 
Alaska Steamship Co Schedule for 1940 - Routes, Connections, Maps, Ship photos etrc. Folded size - 4" by 9". Unfolds to 8" by 9", 12pp, tabbed indexes, illustrated. Bright, clean and undamaged. Slight wear only. See scan. Weight, 25g. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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9 ALBAUGH III, William A. and SIMMONS, Edward N. Confederate Arms
New York Bonanza Books 1957 1st Bonanza Printing Cloth About Fine  Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
guide to all weapons used by the Confederacy - Handguns, Shoulder Arms, Edged Weapons, Armories, Accoutrements and a Directory of Makers, Gunsmiths Dealers etc. 278pp, illustrated. Book is very clean and bright with solid binding. Dustjacket has creased front, inside flap, edgewear on both covers, repaired with tape.  
Price: 45.00 USD
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10 ALBERTAN, The The Albertan: November 23, 1963
Calgary, AB F. P. Publications Ltd 1963 Newsprint VG+ Daily Newspaper 15.5" by 24" 
The Albertan Newspaper, Calgary, Alberta. Final Edition from Sat Nov 23, 1963, the day after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in Dallas, Texas. Bold headlines read - PRO-CUBAN ARRESTED IN KENNEDY'S DEATH. This complete edition comprises 2-sections of 30pp, plus, a 16 poage color comic section and a 40 page Weekend Magazine. Slight, browning, no damage. Original horizontal fold at centre. Weight, 360g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 ALEXANDER, Col. Joseph H.; HORAN, Don; STAHL, Norman C. A Fellowship of Valor: The Battle History of the United States Marines
New York Harper Collins 1997 0060182660 / 9780060182663 First Edition, First Printing Cloth As New As New Hardcover Quarto 
Originally published: A fellowship of valor. New York : HarperCollins, 1997. "A Lou Reda book." "The History Channel." Foreword by Edwin H. Simmons. xv, 414 p. : ill., maps, plans ; 28 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, clean and unmarked, quite fresh. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Heavy book weighing 1.233kg. 
Price: 19.50 USD
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12 ALEXANDER, Roy - Editor Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, April 22, 1966
New York Time Inc. 1966 Volume 87, No. 16 Printed Wraps VG Weekly Magazine 8.5" by 11" Boris Chaliapin 
Issue of Time with portrait of Vietnamese Buddhist monk and politician, Thich Tri Quang on the front cover, artwork by Boris Chaliapin. This is the Canadian Edition. Same editorial content as U. S. edition with added Canadian news. 84p. Clean bright wraps, sound stapled binding. Good solid copy with address label to front, lower left corner. Weight, 162g. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, December 21,  1962, ALEXANDER, Roy  - Editor
13 ALEXANDER, Roy - Editor Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, December 21, 1962
New York Time Inc. 1962 Volume 80, No. 25 Printed Wraps VG, and Better Weekly Magazine 8.5" by 11" Boris Chaliapin 
Issue of Time with front cover portrait of Green Bay Packers coach, Vince Lombardi, artwork by Boris Chaliapin. This is the Canadian Edition. Same editorial content as U. S. edition with added Canadian news. 64p. Clean bright wraps, sound stapled binding. Good solid copy with no address label present. Weight, 127g. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, May 12,  1961, ALEXANDER, Roy  - Editor
14 ALEXANDER, Roy - Editor Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, May 12, 1961
New York Time Inc. 1961 Volume 77, No. 20 Printed Wraps VG, and Better Weekly Magazine 8.5" by 11" Boris Chaliapin 
Issue of Time with portrait of Astronaught Alan Shepard, artwork by Boris Chaliapin. This is the Canadian Edition. Same editorial content as U. S. edition with added Canadian news. 84p. Clean bright wraps, sound stapled binding. Good solid copy with address label to front, lower left corner. Weight, 173g. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, May 17,  1963, ALEXANDER, Roy  - Editor
15 ALEXANDER, Roy - Editor Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, May 17, 1963
New York Time Inc. 1963 Vol 81, No 20 Printed Wraps VG, and Better Weekly Magazine 8.5" by 11" Boris Chaliapin 
Issue of Time with front cover portrait of African-American author, James Baldwin, artwork by Boris Chaliapin. This is the Canadian Edition. Same editorial content as U. S. edition with added Canadian news. 92p. Clean bright wraps, sound stapled binding. Good solid copy with no address label present. Weight, 175g. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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16 ALEXANDER, Roy - Editor Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, June 26, 1964
New York Time Inc. 1964 Volume 83, No. 26 Printed Wraps VG Weekly Magazine 8.5" by 11" Artzybasheff 
Issue of Time with artist Artzybasheff's impression of General Kong Le of Laos, on the front cover. This is the Canadian Edition. Same editorial content as U. S. edition with added Canadian news. 68pp. Clean bright wraps, sound stapled binding. Good solid copy without an address label. Weight, 130g. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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17 ALLEN, H. C. and HILL, CV. P. , editors British Essays in American History
New York St. Martin's Press 1957 First Edition Cloth Very Good Plus  Good Plus History 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Seventeen articles on American History by British scholars. 348pp. Hardcover in blue cloth, with dustjacket. Book is bright, clean and unmarked, except for a previous owner's stamp to htp. Tight, square binding. Unclipped dustjacket has minor edge wear and slight soiling. Weight, 610g.  
Price: 7.00 USD
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18 ALLEN, James Lane Flute and Violin and Other Kentucky Tales
Edinburgh David Douglas 1903 Later Edition Limp Leather Near Fine  16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
British edition of these old Kentucky Tales. Bound in limp leather with decorations of musical instruments seemingly 'burnt- in'. Leather tie fixed to spine - seems a trifle short but will still tie. Interior is bright and clean with a tight, square binding. Leather is in great condition. Gift quality. Weight, 175g.  
Price: 25.00 USD
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Ham and Eggs for Californians: Saturday, October 8, 1938, ALLEN, Willis - Editor
19 ALLEN, Willis - Editor Ham and Eggs for Californians: Saturday, October 8, 1938
Los Angeles, CA California Pension Plan 1938 Vol 1, No 2 Newspaper Good Plus Newspaper 11.5 
Official Publication of the California State Pension Plan, second issue. The Ham and Eggs movement was an old-age pension movement in California during the 1930s. It was originally founded by Robert Noble, a controversial radio personality, and William Allen. 8pp, illustrated. A clean, unmarked copy, folded at the center. Browned as usual; but not that fragile. Some minor edge wear present. Weight, 27g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 ALPHA PHI The History of Alpha Phi International Fraternity (1872-1930)
New York Century Co. 1931 Second Edition Cloth Near Fine No Dustjacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Second, revised edition. Actually a 'Sorority' history. lxv, 360pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding in two-toned cloth. Very slight wear to cloth at corners. Attractive copy. Weight, 790g. 
Price: 14.50 USD
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