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1 A General View of the Rise, Progress, and Brilliant Achievements of the American Navy, Down to the Present Time. Illustrated by Biographical Sketches, Official Reports, and Interesting Views of American Commerce. To Which Is Affixed a Succinct Account of the Origin and Progress of the Greek Revolution. Terminating with the Glorious Victory of Navarino, October 20, 1827.
Brooklyn, NY 1828 First Edition Hardcover 
484pp. Contemporary full sheepskin, spine lettered and decorated in gold. Fairly heavy wear to covers, some scattered foxing throughout, old names in pencil on the endpapers and flyleaf. A good copy. ; 12mo 
Price: 300.00 USD
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2 Arnold, Thomas The History of Rome. Three Volumes in One. Reprinted Entire, from the Last London Edition.
New York D. Appleton & Company 1857 Hardcover 
xvi, 670pp. Contemporary brown half calf over marbled boards, spine with five raised bands, elaborately decorated in gold and with red morocco label lettered in gold, edges sprinkled red. With the bookplate of Gardner Brewer on the front pastedown endpaper. Light wear to covers. A near fine copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 250.00 USD
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3 Barnes, David M. The Draft Riots in New York. July, 1863. The Metropolitan Police: Their Services During Riot Week. Their Honorable Record.
New York Baker & Godwin, Printers and Publishers 1863 First Edition Hardcover 
117pp + index. Original brown cloth stamped in gold and blind. With the name of Honourable Robert Waddle on the front panel. A tipped in card reads: "Presented with their compliments, by the Metropolitan Police of the City of New York.". The upper edge of front and rear panels is faded. Internally very clean. A very good+ copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 3000.00 USD
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4 Bayley, John The History and Antiquities of the Tower of London, with Memoirs of Royal and Distinguished Persons, Deduced from Records, State-papers, and Manuscripts, and from Other Original and Authentic Sources.
London Published by T. Cadell 1825 First Edition Hardcover 
In two volumes. xiv, 272, xxxiv pp; [273]-671, [xxxv]-cxxviii pp + index. Full aubergine calf elaborately decorated in gold and blind on the sides; four raised bands, gold decorations, black leather labels lettered in gold on the spines; gilt inside dentelles, marbled endpapers, all edges marbled. Frontispiece and twenty-six inserted plates (some of which are foldout). With the bookplate of Algernon Peckover on the front pastedown endpaper of volume one and a small leaflet with a catalogue of the wild beasts in His Majesty's menagery at the Tower laid in. Wear and fading to spines, chip to the head of the spine of volume one, some fading to the sides (especially to the front panel of volume two). Internally clean with some scattered foxing and offsetting. A good+ set. ; Quarto 
Price: 750.00 USD
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5 Bowen, Clarence Winthrop The History of Woodstock Connecticut. Three Volume Set.
Norwood, MA The Plimpton Press 1926 First Edition Hardcover Signed by Author
Limited edition. The set comprises volume 1, 2 and 3. Original green publisher's binding stamped in gold on the front and the spine. Details as follows: 1) The History of Woodstock Connecticut; copy #183 of 450; 2) The History of Woodstock Connecticut. Genealogies of Woodstock Families; #17 of 175; 3) The History of Woodstock Connecticut. Genealogies of Woodstock Families; copy #168 of 175. They are all signed by the author on the limitation page. Presentation copy to a library with a nice dedication by Bowen on the front free endpaper of volume one. Library blind stamps on the title pages, numbers on the limitation pages. A very good set.; Quarto; Signed by Author 
Price: 400.00 USD
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Atlas to the Memoirs of John Duke of Marlborough; Containing Armorial Bearings, Fac Similes, Maps, and Military Plans., Churchill, George Spencer
6 Churchill, George Spencer Atlas to the Memoirs of John Duke of Marlborough; Containing Armorial Bearings, Fac Similes, Maps, and Military Plans.
London Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown 1820 First Edition Hardcover 
Modern brown half calf over marbled boards, sides decorated in blind, spine with four raised bands, lettered and decorated in gold. With twenty-two engraved plates, some of which are hand-colored, featuring the arms of His Grace George Spencer Churchill, outline map of the theatre of war in 1702, 1703, and 1705, map of the operations in Germany in 1704 before and after the battle of Blenheim, plan of the attack on the Schellenberg, map with the operations on the Moselle in 1705, plan of the battle of Oudenard, and more. Old damp stain to upper corner, professional restoration to some of the plates, some scattered foxing. The plan of the battle of Ramilies is partially lacking. A very good copy. ; Quarto 
Price: 400.00 USD
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7 Clavigero, Francesco Saverio The History of Mexico. Collected from Spanish and Mexican Historians, from Manuscripts, and Ancient Paintings of the Indians. Illustrated by Charts, and Other Copper Plates. To Which Are Added, Critical Dissertations on the Land, the Animals, and Inhabitants of Mexico. By Abbé D. Francesco Saverio Clavigero. Translated from the Original Italian, by Charles Cullen, Esq. In Two Volumes.
London Printed for G. G. J. and J. Robinson 1787 First English Edition Hardcover 
First edition in English. xxxii, [4], 476pp (with one pagination error); [4], 463, [1]p. Contemporary full calf, spine in compartments with red and green leather labels lettered and decorated in gold. The board edges are also decorated in gold. Map of Mexico and twenty-four inserted plates in volume I; map of the lakes of Mexico and one inserted plate in volume II. The appendix includes a list of Mexican Years from the foundation to the conquest of Mexico, compared with Christian years, a Mexican calendar, and more. With the neat bookplate of mining engineer Franklin Wheaton Smith, designed by Robert W. Hyde. Front joint of volume I and rear joint of volume II partially split, title of map in volume I cut out, wear to corner tips, light scuffing and rubbing to covers. A very good set. Graesse II.196-197. Sabin 13519. Streeter Sale I:194.; Quarto 
Price: 1500.00 USD
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Travels into Poland, Russia, Sweden, and Denmark. Interspersed with Historical Relations and Political Inquiries. Illustrated with Charts and Engravings., Coxe, William
8 Coxe, William Travels into Poland, Russia, Sweden, and Denmark. Interspersed with Historical Relations and Political Inquiries. Illustrated with Charts and Engravings.
London Printed for T. Cadell 1787 Third Edition Hardcover 
In four volumes. xv, [1], 430pp; vii, [1], 471pp; vii, [1], 470pp; vii, [1], 471pp + 1p of publisher's advertisements. Contemporary full tree calf with gold fillets on the covers, spines richly decorated in gold and with green and red morocco labels lettered and decorated in gold, marbled endpapers. With several foldout maps and plates with engravings. Contemporary sheet of paper laid in in volume one with some handwritten annotations in ink. Some of the maps were folded incorrectly; the map of Poland in volume is in two pieces but present. Light rubbing to covers and wear to extremities. A very good set. ; Octavo 
Price: 1250.00 USD
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9 Forbes, Edwin Thirty Years After: An Artist's Story of the Great War, Told and Illustrated with Nearly 300 Relief-Etchings After Sketches in the Field, and 20 Half-Tone Equestrian Portraits from Original Oil Paintings. (Volume 1 in Two Parts).
New York Fords, Howard, & Hulbert 1890 Hardcover 
In two volumes. Original brown cloth stamped in blind on the front panels. Previous owner's inscription on flyleaf of volume I and on front free endpaper and flyleaf of volume II. Front hinge of volume I cracked, front free endpaper missing. Internally fairly clean with the occasional smudge and short, closed edge tear. A good+ set. ; Folio 
Price: 350.00 USD
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The First Peninsular War 1702-1713, Francis, David
10 Francis, David The First Peninsular War 1702-1713
New York St. Martin's Press 1975 First US Edition Hardcover 
440pp. A fine copy in about fine dustjacket with a small crease to spine panel. ; Octavo 
Price: 150.00 USD
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11 Graffagnino, J. Kevin The Shaping of Vermont. From the Wilderness to the Centennial 1749-1877. Includes Large Portfolio.
Rutland, VT / Bennington, VT Vermont Heritage Press / The Bennington Museum 1983 First Edition Hardcover Signed by Author
147pp. Half green leatherette over cloth in leatherette slipcase. Signed by Graffagnino on the limitation page. Profusely illustrated. Includes the large portfolio with six plates, also signed by the author. A fine copy in about fine slipcase. The portfolio has a small tear to the spine not affecting the plates. ; Folio; Signed by Author 
Price: 600.00 USD
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The Life of Napoleon Buonaparte. Second Edition, Revised by His Son., Hazlitt, William
12 Hazlitt, William The Life of Napoleon Buonaparte. Second Edition, Revised by His Son.
London Office of the Illustrated London Library 1852 Second Edition Hardcover 
In four volumes. Half calf over marbled boards, spines decorated in gold, with red and green labels lettered in gold, marbled endpapers, marbled edges. Light wear to extremities but a nice, very good+ set. ; Octavo 
Price: 500.00 USD
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13 Heap, Gwinn Harris Central Route to the Pacific, from the Valley of the Mississippi to California: Journal of the Expedition of E. F. Beale, Superintendent of Indian Affairs in California, and Gwinn Harris Heap, from Missouri to California, in 1853.
Philadelphia Lippincott, Grambo, and Co. 1854 First Edition Hardcover 
136pp + 46pp of publisher's advertisements. Original green cloth stamped in blind on the sides and lettered in gold on the spine. With thirteen coloured plates. Old dampstain affecting the upper half of the text block, spine ends frayed, some soiling and fading to cloth. A good copy. Howes H375. Sabin 31175. ; Octavo 
Price: 750.00 USD
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The History of Massachusetts, from the First Settlement Thereof in 1628, Until the Year 1750., Hutchinson, Thomas
14 Hutchinson, Thomas The History of Massachusetts, from the First Settlement Thereof in 1628, Until the Year 1750.
Salem, MA Thomas C. Cushing 1795 Third Edition Hardcover 
In two volumes. 478pp + index; 447pp + index. Boards with paper labels on the spines. Text blocks are mildy toned, old wormhole to fore edge of volume II, joints are partially split. A good+ set. Sabin 34080. ; Octavo 
Price: 350.00 USD
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The Letters of Governor Hutchinson, and Lieut. Governor Oliver, &c. Printed at Boston, and Remarks Thereon. With the Assembly's Address, and the Proceedings of the Lords Committee of Council. Together with the Substance of Mr. Wedderburn's Speech Relating to Those Letters. And the Report of the Lords Committee to His Majesty in Council., Hutchinson, Thomas; Oliver, Andrew
15 Hutchinson, Thomas; Oliver, Andrew The Letters of Governor Hutchinson, and Lieut. Governor Oliver, &c. Printed at Boston, and Remarks Thereon. With the Assembly's Address, and the Proceedings of the Lords Committee of Council. Together with the Substance of Mr. Wedderburn's Speech Relating to Those Letters. And the Report of the Lords Committee to His Majesty in Council.
London Printed for J. Wilkie 1774 Second Edition Hardcover 
142pp. Later brown half polished calf over marbled boards, covers decorated in gold, spine lettered and decorated in gold, marbled endpapers. A clean, near fine copy with a few small scuffs to the covers. "Publication of these letters -- copies of which Franklin had secured in London -- fanned revolutionary sentiment in America more than any other book of the period," Howes H851. Sabin 34072.; Octavo 
Price: 750.00 USD
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16 Hyde, William L. History of the One Hundred and Twelfth Regiment N. Y. Volunteers.
Fredonia, NY W. McKinstry & Co., Publishers 1866 First Edition Hardcover 
214pp. Original brown cloth stamped in blind on the sides and lettered in gold on the spine. Frontispiece and several portraits. A few small stains to cloth, light wear to corners and spine ends, some mild foxing to text block. A very good+ copy. Sabin 34125.; Octavo 
Price: 200.00 USD
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A Voyage Round the World, in the Years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788. Published Conformably to the Decree of the National Assembly, of the 22d of April, 1791, and Edited by M. L. A. Milet-Mureau, Brigadier General in the Corps of Engineers, Director of Fortifications, Ex-constituent, and Member of Several Literary Societies at Paris. In Three Volumes., La Perouse, Jean Francois Galaup de
17 La Perouse, Jean Francois Galaup de A Voyage Round the World, in the Years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788. Published Conformably to the Decree of the National Assembly, of the 22d of April, 1791, and Edited by M. L. A. Milet-Mureau, Brigadier General in the Corps of Engineers, Director of Fortifications, Ex-constituent, and Member of Several Literary Societies at Paris. In Three Volumes.
London Printed for J. Johnson 1798 First British Edition Hardcover 
x, 532pp; x, 498pp; viii, 446, 60pp. Contemporary half calf decorated in blind on the sides, lettered in gold and decorated in blind on the spines. With forty-one engraved plates (of forty-two), many foldout. The plate on page 176 of volume 2 was apparently not bound in this set. Three of the plates are bound out of order. Binders' tickets of E. Paul., Southampton. With the bookplates of Christopher Dain of Southampton on the front pastedown endpapers. Rubbing to covers, some wear to extremities, spines uniformly toned, light foxing to some of the plates. A very good set, internally extremely clean. Sabin 38963. ; Octavo 
Price: 3250.00 USD
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The Remington 700: A History and Users Manual., Lacy, John F.
18 Lacy, John F. The Remington 700: A History and Users Manual.
Elk City, OK Published by the Author 1989 0962230308 / 9780962230301 Hardcover 
A fine copy.; Quarto 
Price: 350.00 USD
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Historical Memoir of the War of West Florida and Louisiana in 1814-1815., Latour, A Lacarriere
19 Latour, A Lacarriere Historical Memoir of the War of West Florida and Louisiana in 1814-1815.
Philadelphia John Conrad and Co. 1816 First Edition Hardcover 
xx, 264, cxc pp. Modern quarter leather over marbled boards. This copy was bound without the frontispiece. Light toning and scattered foxing. A very good+ copy. Lacks the atlas volume. Howes L124. Sabin 39214.; Octavo 
Price: 650.00 USD
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The Works of Lord Macaulay. Complete in Twelve Volumes., Lord Macaulay
20 Lord Macaulay The Works of Lord Macaulay. Complete in Twelve Volumes.
London Longmans, Green and Co 1898 Hardcover 
Twelve volume set. Red half morocco over cloth, covers ruled in gilt, spines with raised bands elaborately decorated in gold, top edges gilt. Bindings are signed by Stikeman on the front free endpapers. A fine set. ; Octavo 
Price: 1750.00 USD
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