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Image for THE MCGAVOCK CONFEDERATE CEMETERY : a revised & updated Compilation

THE MCGAVOCK CONFEDERATE CEMETERY : a revised & updated Compilation

By: Jacobson Eric A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Nashville, Self-published,: 2007

Edition: Revised Edition,

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1123744

Condition: Fine


black fabroid, gilt spine, 168 pages, [8] leaves of plates :illuatrated, introduction by Robert Hicks, author of The Widow of the South. signed by Jacobson on the title page. View more info

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THE CROWN JEWELS OF MAINE : the Maine Tourmaline Necklace

By: James A Vose

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Me, James A. Vose: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1125444

Condition: Very Good


pict. paper wraps, 64 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color), facsimiles, CONTENTS: Introduction to Maine tourmalines -- Geology of Maine -- The Maine Tourmaline Necklace -- resentation to the state -- Historical facts and rare photos -- Tourmaline date of discovery -- Tourmalines of Mount Mica watercolor collage., View more info

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LORD BEAVERBROOK AND THE KENNEDYS

By: James Downey; John F Kennedy; Robert F Kennedy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick, University of New Brunswick: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1125486

ISBN: 155131164X

Condition: Fine


pict paper covers, xvi, 116 pages : illustrations, Contains speeches by John Fitzgerald Kennedy and Robert Francis Kennedy delivered in Fredericton at the time when each of them received an honorary degree from the University of New Brunswick. View more info

CAPTURING THE COMMONS; devising institutions to manage the Maine lobster Industry

By: James M Acheson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hanover, New Hampshire, University Press of New England: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11255734

ISBN: 1584653175

Condition: Very Good


cloth, dust jacket, xiii, 264 p. : illustrated.,maps, name on front free endpaper blanked out with marker, some underlining first chapter, CONTENTS; Spatial strategies and territoriality -- The island game : informal rules and the factors producing them -- The genesis of state laws for the lobster industry -- Co-management in the Maine lobster industry -- Science and local knowledge -- Dealing with the feds -- The politics of science. A case study of the Maine lobster-f... View more info

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Report of the exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 : and to Oregon and north California in the years 1843-'44

By: John Charles Fremont

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, Blair and Rives: 1845

Seller ID: 112556003

Condition: Good


old pict. paper over boards, calf spine, 583 pages, [23] leaves of plates : (4 missing) (margin trimmed on 3 plates) illustrations, folded maps, [U.S. 28th Cong., 2d sess. House. Ex.], doc. no. 166, CONTENTS:A report on an exploration of the country lying between the Missouri River and the Rocky Mountains, on the line of the Kansas and Great Platte Rivers. -- Catalogue of plants ... By John Torrey. -- Astronomical observations (p. 99-101). -- A report of the exploring ... View more info

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MACARTHUR AND WAINWRIGHT; sacrifice of the Philippines., Signed By Author

By: John Jacob Beck

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1125508

ISBN: 0826302823 9780

Condition: Very Good


red cloth, xix, 302 pages illustrations, index, signed in ink by author on half title with long inscription to former owner, light wear to d.j. edges, d.j. is price-clipped, View more info

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A FRIENDLY INVASION : the American military in Newfoundland, 1940-1990; Signed Copy

By: John N Cardoulis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: St. John's, Nfld., Breakwater Books Ltd.: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1125318

ISBN: 0920911854

Condition: Very Good


black buckram, gilt spine, 224 pages : illustrations, maps, signed with inscription to former owner on front endpaper, clean, bright copy "During the years of the Second World War over 750,000 American serviceman passed through the many US bases and installations in Newfoundland;over 100,000 were stationed there for a number of years;over 25,000 married Newfoundland women, This 1990 book marks the fiftieth anniversary of the American military presence in Newfoundland... View more info

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Ansel Adams at 100

By: John Szarkowski; Ansel Adams; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Co.: 2003

Seller ID: 11255674

ISBN: 082122865X

Condition: Fine


pict. paper, covers, 191 pages, illustrated., a fine copy in publisher's shrink wrap, "Published ... on the occasion of the centennial exhibition Ansel Adams at 100 ..." held at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art August 4, 2001-January 13, 2002 and at other places., The most significant book yet on master photographer Ansel Adams View more info

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FLOODTIDE OF 1927 : a gathering of reports and pictures which tell their story graphically of the great November flood in Vermont Stat

By: Johnson Luther B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Randolph, Vermont, Roy L. Johnson Co: 1927

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 1123853

Condition: Very Good


printed paper wraps, iv, 181 pages. illustrated, port. frontis. 41 full page b & w illustrations from photographs, small tears to edges small spots on wraps, "The torrential rains began on November 3, 1927. It had already been a wet October and rivers were swollen and the ground saturated. Nine inches of rain fell in a thirty-six hour period and horrendous flooding began. Though all of New England was affected, Vermont was devastated. The state flooded from Newport t... View more info

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JOSH WHITE SINGS; 10 Inch, 33 1/3, Folksay Records

By: Josh White, Langston Hughes,

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.p, Folksay Records:

Seller ID: 1124105

Condition: Very Good


no place, no date (195?), (New York?) , 33 1/3 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. vinyl recording, FLP 15 Contents; One meat ball --Motherless children --St. James Infirmary --Careless love --Outskirts of town --T. B. Blues --Joshua fit the ballet of Jericho. record is in very good condtiion, no scratches, marks, cover is very good with light surface soil, Josh White, vocals, guitar. cover copy by Langston Hughes View more info

JOSH WHITE SINGS; 10 Inch, 33 1/3, Folksay Records

By: Josh White, Langston Hughes,

Price: $50.00

Publisher: (New York?), Folksay Records:

Seller ID: asd

Condition: Very Good


no place, no date (195?), (New York?) , 33 1/3 rpm, mono, micro-groove. 10 in. vinyl recording, FLP #15. Contents; One meat ball --Motherless children --St. James Infirmary --Careless love --Outskirts of town --T. B. Blues --Joshua fit the ballet of Jericho. record is in very good condtiion, no scratches, marks, cover is very good with light surface soil, Josh White, vocals, guitar. cover copy by Langston Hughes. Stinson Records was an American record label formed by Her... View more info

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THE GRAND OLD MAN OF MAINE : selected letters of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, 1865-1914

By: Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain; Jeremiah E Goulka

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chapel Hil, University of North Carolina Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1125513

ISBN: 0807875856 9780

Condition: Fine


cloth, xlvii, 335 pages, illustrations, maps., "A collection of letters from the hero of Little Round Top at Gettysburg and the commanding officer of the troops who accepted the Confederates' surrender at Appomattox. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain's postwar letters offer important insights for understanding Chamberlain's later years and his place in chronicling the war." View more info

WANDERINGS OF AN ARTIST AMONG THE INDIANS OF NORTH AMERICA

By: Kane Paul

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications,: 1996

Seller ID: 1123668

ISBN: 048629031X

Condition: Very Good


pict. paper wraps, xlviii, 329 pages, illustrated, During the years 1845-48, Canadian artist Paul Kane undertook two journeys from York (modern Toronto) to Vancouver's Island and Oregon through the Hudson's Bay Company territory and back again. His purpose was to paint landscapes and scenes of Indian life in Canada and the Pacific Northwest. View more info

Image for THE OPEN HAND:an epic poem dealing with the early settlement of Maine and New Brunswick, founded on Tradition

THE OPEN HAND:an epic poem dealing with the early settlement of Maine and New Brunswick, founded on Tradition

By: Kearney W D

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hartland, N.B, Hartland Publishers: 1981

Seller ID: 1124707

Condition: Very Good


pict. paper wraps, 58 pages, In double columns., the story of the plight of the Indians after the landing of the "Mayflower" in New England. First printed in 1864 at Presque Isle, Me., by W.S. Gilman, reprinted by Fred H. Stevens in 1920 and Observer Ltd. in 1926. View more info

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GOOD FENCES MAKE GOOD NEIGHBOURS;

By: Kennedy, John F.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Fredericton N.B., University of New Brunswick: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1124376

Condition: Fine


printed paper wraps, 11 pp., first and only edition, frontis illustration of JFK receiving degree from Lord Beaverbrook, Chancellor of the University Then, Senator.Kennedy gave the convocation address on Tuesday, Oct 8th, 1957. View more info

GOOD FENCES MAKE GOOD NEIGHBOURS;

By: Kennedy, John Fitzgerald;

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Fredericton N.B., University of New Brunswick: 1960

Edition: First & Only Edition

Seller ID: 00362

Condition: Fine


printed paper wraps,11 pp., frontis illustration of JFK receiving degree from Lord Beaverbrook, Chancellor of the University Senator.Kennedy gave the convocation address on Tuesday, Oct 8th, 1957. View more info

Trimming Yankee sails : pirates and privateers of New Brunswick

By: Kert Faye

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fredericton N.B., Goose Lane Editions: 2011

Seller ID: 112557211

Condition: Fine


pict. paper covers, 105 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits, CONTENTS: Ch. 1. New Brunswick's undeclared war, 1812 -- Ch. 2. At war at last, 1813-1814 -- Ch. 3. The Chesapeake affair, 1863-1864 -- Ch. 4. The legacy. "Sailing from New Brunswick ports, pirates and privateers scourged the Atlantic coast throughout the 19th century. Legitimized with letters of marque and reprisal, they fought a private war against the King's enemies - the Americans. The final act in... View more info

Image for THE KIRKPATRICK FAMILIES; An Historical Sketch of the Name,and the Families Bearing the Name,from  the 12th to the  20th Century

THE KIRKPATRICK FAMILIES; An Historical Sketch of the Name,and the Families Bearing the Name,from the 12th to the 20th Century

By: Kirkpatrick, J.E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.p.,, Kirkpatrick Family Association: 1908

Seller ID: 1125399

Condition: Good


printed paper wraps, reinforced at spine, 23 pages, illustrated, overall soil, spots, minor edge tears, the author was an :Assistant in History, Yale University" postage will be reduced. very scarce. View more info

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PHOTOGRAPH OF CALIFORNIA LOGGERS & OXEN (circa 1890)

By: Knight George H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Francisco, George H Knight:

Seller ID: 1123952

Condition: Very Good


mounted albumen photograph, measureing 7 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, (19 x 24 cm) mounted on card measuring, 11 x 14 inches, ( 27 x 35 cm) ,depicting 6 men and a team of oxen in a logging scene, some minor spotting to card, photograph is shape, well defined image. Photographers name and address are printed below image, Geo. H. Knight, 19 Sixth Street, S.F. View more info

ANNALS OF CALAIS, MAINE AND ST STEPHEN NEW BRUNSWICK; Including the Village of Milltown, Me., And the Present Town of Milltown, N.B.

By: Knowlton, I.C. Rev.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Calais, J.A. Sears: 1875

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3581

Condition: Very Good


brown, blind-stamped, cloth, gilt cover, 208 pages, wear at spine ends, light wear at corners, newspaper clipping of review of book pasted to front free endpapers, ex private library with bookplate inside rear cover, "Francis B. Greene" tight, clean copy of a scarce town history, many local families noted for genealogists Size: 12mo (18 cm) View more info