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They Have Left Us Here to Die: The Civil War Prison Diary of Sgt. Lyle G. Adair, 111th U.S. Colored Infantry (Civil War in the North), ADAIR, Lyle; ROBINS, Glenn
1 ADAIR, Lyle; ROBINS, Glenn They Have Left Us Here to Die: The Civil War Prison Diary of Sgt. Lyle G. Adair, 111th U.S. Colored Infantry (Civil War in the North)
U.S.A. Kent State Univ Press 2011 160635101X / 9781606351017 First Edition, First Printing Cloth As New As New Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
An edited and annotated version of the diary of Segeant Lyle G. Adair of the 111th United States Colorored Troops, Union Army, who spent time as a Prisoner of the Confederate Army in five differentCamps. xii, 123pp, illustrated. An 'as new' copy -bright, fresh and unmarked in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Unpacked weight 329g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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2 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: 11.50 USD
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3 ADAMS, Michael C. C. Fighting for Defeat: Union Military Failure in the East, 1861-1865
Lincoln, NE Bison Books - University of Nebraska Press 1992 0803210353 / 9780803210356 First Printing This Edition Printed Card Wrappers As New Softcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
The book argues that the Union army’s lack of success in the eastern theater early in the Civil War was due largely to its fear that the Confederate army was invincible."This excellent and provocative work concludes with a chapter suggesting how the image of Southern military superiority endured in spite of defeat." Originally published: Our masters the rebels. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1978. With new preface. x, 256 pages ; 24 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no creasing. 'As New'. Weight, 370g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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4 AFFLERBAUGH, C. B. - President/ Manager Los Angeles County Fair Souvenir Program; September 12-28, 1952
Los Angeles Los Angeles County Fair 1952 1952 Annual Edition Stapled Wrappers VG Souvenir Program 6" by 9" 
Souvenir Program from the 1952 Los Angeles County Fair. 6" by 9", stapled wrappers. 22pp, daily programs, map. Not illustrated. About average copy showing use but not damaged or marked. Weight, 31g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The Rhetoric of War: Training Day, the Militia, and the Military Sermon (Contributions in American Studies), AHEARN, Marie L.
5 AHEARN, Marie L. The Rhetoric of War: Training Day, the Militia, and the Military Sermon (Contributions in American Studies)
U.S.A. Greenwood Press 1989 0313266190 / 9780313266195 First Edition, First Printing Cloth, Gilt Fine No Dustjacket Issued Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
The Book explores the militia system and its role in the development of colonial New England. The author contends that the militia and the military sermon created an atmosphere of Christian soldiery and warfare that exercised a powerful, long-lasting hold upon New Englanders. 'Contributions in American studies, no. 95'. vi, 217 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. Original First Edition, NOT a print-on-demand. Bright, clean, unmarked interioor, still quite fresh. Binding is tight and square. No wear to the cloth or the bright, gilt titles. Weight, 494g. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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6 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 7¾" - 9¾" 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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7 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 6¾" - 7¾" 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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8 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.
9 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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10 ALBAUGH III, William A. More Confederate Faces : A Pictorial Review
USA AbS Printers 1972 First Edition Cloth VG+ No Dustjacket, None Issued Hardcover Quarto 
Book features reproductions of photographs of hundreds of Confederate Soldiers from the Civil War. Sequel to 'Confederate Faces'. 233 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 29 cm. OCLC Number: 1842212. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding. Cloth shows virtually no wear - just a trifle at the tips of the corners. Minor rubbing to surface of cloth. No duistjacket as issued. Weight, 1.1kg. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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11 ALBAUGH III, William A. and SIMMONS, Edward N. Confederate Arms
New York Bonanza Books 1957 1st Bonanza Printing Cloth About Fine  Good 4to - over 9¾" - 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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12 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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13 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: 8.50 USD
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14 ALEXANDER, Roy - Editor Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, November 29, 1963
New York Time Inc. 1963 Vol 82 No 22 Printed Wraps About Fine Weekly Newsmagazine 8.25" by 10.75" Bernard Safran 
Cover features portrait of USA President Lyndon Johnson just after he became President. Canada edition - same content as USA edition but scarcer, plus Canadian news. 72pp. Bright and clean copy -attractive portrait of LBJ. Sound binding. No address labels. No creases. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 149g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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15 ALEXANDER, Roy - Editor Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, November 7, 1960
New York Time Inc. 1960 Vol. LXXVI, No. 19 Printed Wraps Very Good Weekly Newsmagazine 8.25" by 10.75" Boris Chaliapin 
Cover features portrait of Presidential Candidate, John F. Kennedy, portrait by Boris Chaliapin. Canada edition - same content as USA edition but scarcer, plus Canadian news. Large issue, 94pp. Bright and clean copy -attractive portrait of JFK. Sound binding. No address labels. Light crease parallel to spine about half-way up. Minor wear to edge of spine. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 183g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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16 ALEXANDER, Roy - Editor Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, October 31, 1960
New York Time Inc. 1960 Vol. LXXVI, No. 18 Printed Wraps Very Good Weekly Newsmagazine 8.25" by 10.75" Bernard Safran 
Cover features portrait of Presidential Candidate, Richard Nixon, portrait by Bernard Safran. Canada edition - same content as USA edition but scarcer, plus Canadian news. Large issue, 76pp. Bright and clean copy -attractive portrait of Nixon. Sound binding. No address labels. No creases. Small scratch to left near spine. Minor wear to edge of spine. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 151g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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17 ALEXANDER, Roy - Editor Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, September 12, 1960
New York Time Inc. 1960 Vol. LXXVI, No. 11 Printed Wraps Very Good Weekly Newsmagazine 8.25" by 10.75" Bernard Safran 
Cover features portrait of the Shah of Iran, portrait by Bernard Safran. Feature entitled 'Iran: Struggle for Stability'. Canada edition - same content as USA edition but scarcer, plus Canadian news. Large issue, 104pp. Bright and clean copy -attractive portrait of the Shah. Sound binding. Address label to right bottom. No creases. Slight wear to edge of spine. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 200g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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18 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: 8.50 USD
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19 ALL-YEAR CLUB of SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA Official All-Year Club Sight-Seeing Map Southern California, 1956
Los Angeles All-Year Club of Southern California 1956 Large Folding Sheet Fine Folding Map & Travel Info 3.75" by 9.25" - Folded 
Large folding Map of Southern California. Unfolds to 22.5" by 27.5". Maps to both sides, pkus Tourist/Travel information. Illustrated, some color. Date mentions 1956. Disneyland, which opened in 1956, is not shown or mentioned. Very bright and totally unmarked. Mailing envelope is present and a little tatty, postmarked March 30, 1956. Shipping via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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20 ALL-YEAR CLUB of SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA Southern California; A guide to Hotels, Motels and Resorts
Los Angeles All-Year Club of Southern California 1956 Stapled Booklet Fine Tourist Info 4" by 9" 
Booklet listing Southern California Hotels, Motels and Resorts. Stapled booklet, 39pp, artist illustration. Undated. Found in a folder with other items dated 1956. Details of accomodation, rates etc. Very bright and totally unmarked. Shipping via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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