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Image for The Young Fur Traders. Colour Plates.

The Young Fur Traders. Colour Plates.

By: BALLANTYNE, ROBERT MICHAEL:

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson and Sons, n.d. ca 1920:

Seller ID: 78036


Hardback, 8vo. 7.5 x 5 ins. In green cloth with black lettering and pictorial vignettes to spine and front. Brown endpapers. In illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (DW rubbing to edges, small tears to edges and corners, in plastic sleeve.) Some minor rubbing to corners. Darkened patch and neat inscription to front endpaper “To John, from Nettie, 1925.” A couple of marks to pages, p25, 43, 45. p30-31 partially stuck toget... View more info

A History of the Pacific North West.

By: FULLER, GEORGE W.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Alfred A.Knopf. New York. 1931 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 73401


Size 6.5 x 9.5 inches. In blue cloth covers with silver to spine and front. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded and bumped at ends. Corners slightly bumped. Mild foxing to edges. Neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1932. Else a clean and tight copy. 383pp. With b/w photographs and illustrations. The history of Oregon, with a coastline of over 1,300 miles. The author describes how the land was gradually taken over from the Native Americans and how people s... View more info

A Little Tour in America.

By: HOLE, The Very Reverend S.REYNOLDS:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Edward Arnold. London. 1895 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 69773


Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Black endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded with small marks. Small marks to boards. Slight lean. Corners slightly bumped. Neat inscription to first blank page, dated 1896. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. 381pp. 32pp cat. With b/w photographs. The author describes a tour of the United States, including Chicago, Colorado, Ohio, Virginia, Nia... View more info

Image for American Pictures Drawn with Pen and Pencil.

American Pictures Drawn with Pen and Pencil.

By: MANNING, Rev. SAMUEL:

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Religious Tract Society. n.d. ca 1874.:

Seller ID: 76422


Hardback. Size approx 11 x 8 inches. In decorative pictorial dark green cloth covers with gilt and black to spine and front. All edges gilt. Dark brown endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded and bumped and rubbed at ends. Front slightly darkened. Corners bumped and minor bumps to edges. Rubbing to rear. Occasional small marks and foxing spots, but overall inside pages very clean and tight throughout. A very nice copy. Dated in pen on title verso. 224pp. ... View more info

New York - This Way. A Guide.

By: SIMON, MARON J.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Studio Vista 1964 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 50220


Blue cloth lettered in black. Very good in very good pict. dustwrapper Num. photo. illustrations . 224 pp. View more info

Vermont. A Scenic Discovery. Introduction by Brian Vachon.

By: SMITH, CLYDE H.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Foremost Publishers Inc. 1987 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 73461


Size 9.25 x 11.75 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 128pp. With colour photographs throughout. Beautifully illustrated book showing the State of Vermont, often in Autumn or Winter. View more info

A Journey to Alaska in the year 1868: being a diary of the late Emil Teichmann. Edited and with an introduction by his son Oskar.

By: TEICHMANN, EMIL / TEICHMANN, OSKAR(ed):

Price: £375.00

Publisher: Privately printed at The Cayme Press, Kensington. 1925 1st. edition:

Seller ID: 58685


Tall 8vo. In quarter vellum. Top edge gilt. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened with remains of missing title label. Front cover slightly creased and brown cloth slightly rubbed towards spine. Corners slightly bumped. Mild foxing to edges affecting most pages inside. Owner’s inscription on reverse of half title page. Else a clean and tight copy. 342pp. With two b/w portraits, one as frontis, maps and line drawings in text. With two steel engraved plates... View more info

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Life on the Mississippi. With Over 300 Illustrations.

By: TWAIN, MARK:

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London. Chatto & Windus. 1883 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 77033


Hardback. Approx 7.5 x 5 ins. Red cloth with pictorial design and gilt lettering to front and spine. Floral endpapers. In very good condition. Spine faded with a couple of minor marks. Corners slightly bumped. Endpapers slightly darkened. One or two small marks to pages else very clean and tight throughout. (1st.UK ed., 1st.issue - precedes the American first ed.). 561pp. Cat.32pp.(dated 1891). Over 300 ills. View more info

Image for The Old York Road. And its Early Associations of History and Biography. 1670-1870.

The Old York Road. And its Early Associations of History and Biography. 1670-1870.

By: UNKNOWN;

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers. Philadelphia. 1890 1st:

Seller ID: 75281


Size 7.5 x 10.5 inches. Half bound in blue cloth and half salmon pink to front board. Embossed decoration and lettering to front. In very good condition. corners slightly bumped. Some minor marks to boards. Hinge slightly cracked at frontis. Deleted pencil inscription to top of title, Else inside pages clean and tight throughout. A very clean and tight copy. No foxing. 109pp. With portraits, engraved and photo illustrations. View more info