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Jews On The Frontier An Account of Jewish Pioneers and Settlers in Early Accounts Hardcover

By: Rabbi I. Harold Sharfman

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Illinois, Regency: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5242

Condition: Very Good

First Edition Clean Very Good 337 pp.Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket B/W Photos and Illus.NOT a library copy,. Light handling wear to price clipped jacket else solid tight and very good! Fantastic exciting scholarly study of Jews in the French and Indian war and the Revolutionary War. Jewish fur traders among the Quakers in Pennsylvania Iroquois working with Hebrews in the wilderness. Notes, bibliography.Many b/w photos, drawings, documents Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Forts of New France in Northeast America 1600-1763

By: Rene Chartrand

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Osprey Publishing: 2008-05-20

Seller ID: 66702

ISBN: 1846032555

Condition: Very Good

Fine Collectible First English language Edition Number Row beginning with "1" Clean 64 pages Color and B/W Photos and Drawings Maps Great detailed color illustrations of French forts in Quebec and Acadia. Artifacts, costumes, history. Part of the brilliant Osprey Military series. If you like the French and Indian war this is for you. Wrapping first in brown paper before shipping since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The French Soldier in Colonial America (Historical Arms Series, No. 18)

By: Rene Chartrand

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Alexandria Bay, Ny, MUSEUM RESTORATION SERVICE: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11001

ISBN: 0919316182

Condition: Very Good

Very Good Clean 40 pp Color and B/W NOT a library copy A little shelf wear. NO Writing in text. Rene Chartrand is a master of the French and Indian War period and his illustrations of French soldiers in uniform capture the real person as opposed to some comic book art style. Here is this rare first 1984 edition. Avoid crazy high prices of the band wagon school of selling Celtic and Colonial and Turtle Island old school bookstore since 1977 wrapping your books in brown paper before packing since 1977 View more info

The Narrow Land: Folk Chronicles of Old Cape Cod

By: Reynard, Elizabeth

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Houghton Mifflin Company: 1934

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 90125

Condition: Very Good

Very Good Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket 343 pp Light shelf wear at jacket spine edges else Very Good Clean pages NOT a library copy NOT clipped. Amazing mythical history of Cape Cod Fairy Lore Vikings, Iris Immram Algonquin Giants and Monsters Pirates and Little People Fairies Witches Revolutionary war tales. Great Fairytale jacket illustration.Since 1977 wrapping in brown paper before packing. Dust jacket present. View more info

Queen Anne's American King's

By: Richmond P. Bond

Price: $70.00

Publisher: England, Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1952

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 6653

Condition: Fine

Fine Clean First Edition Hardcover 141 pp. B/W Plates Photos.Fine Price Clipped Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NO Chips Clean Hardcover Free of writing NOT a library copy. Not only does this contain a history account of the Four Mohawk and Mahican Chiefs or "Kings" and the circumstances with France and Dutch Albany but it offers the poetry and art and ballads composed during the London trip of famed King Hendrick of William Johnson's Battle of Lake George and Joseph Brant's Grandfather. Much more. Fine collectible condition brisk gilt titles Price clipped jacket free of chips and bright ... View more info

The Six Nations of New York: The 1892 United States Extra Census Bulletin (Documents in American Soc

By: Robert W. Venables

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, U.s.a., Cornell Univ Pr: 1995

Seller ID: 014656

ISBN: 080143226X

Condition: Fine

Collectible Fine Clean Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket Mylar Protected. Clean 89 pp. Inside and Out. NOT price clipped.NOT a library copy. Many Rare B/W Photos of Treaty Wampum belts Also Longhouse Confederacy Chiefs..U. S. A.: Cornell University Press, 1995. First Thus. 4to.Fold out early "reservation" and early New York state Maps!. B/W illus. Mohawks, Senecas, Cayuga, Oneidas, Onondaga, Tuscarora. Longhouse Spirituality, Religion, Clan,Treaties. Facsimile of this Large Hardcover 19th century Census Bulletin and Atlas. Here in rare hardcover.Like New Condition!Great shape too. NOT a ... View more info

The Elizabethans and America

By: Rowse, A. L

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Harper:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SKU1000110

Condition: Very Good

Harper. Hardcover. First English Edition Very Good Hardcover and Good+ Dust Jacket NOT Price clipped NOT a library copy. 221 pp. Clean pages Jacket has some light creases along leading edges and few small chips here and there but a very nice copy far better than than usual, Cornishmen A.L.Rowse is a lively and respected historian. here we have some interesting aspects only a Celt might sympathetically add. The Scottish progressive colony of Alexander in Canada and the Welsh Canadian colony of Vaughn and a friend of Raleigh. Great stuff and handsome with small jacket flaws. Great cover painting... View more info

Sails and Steam in the Mountains: A Maritime and Military History of Lake George and Lake Champlain

By: Russell P Bellico

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Fleischmanns, Ny, Purple Mountain Pr Ltd: 1992

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 874716925

ISBN: 0935796320

Condition: Very Good

First Edition 1992 Very Good Clean Trade Paperback NOT a library copy. NO writing 392 pp. B/W Illus. A little shelf wear, tight and clean. Throw the remote control out the window and read this! From Rogers Ranger and the French and Indian War to Ticonderoga in American Revolution to invasion in the War of 1812 Non stop filled with illustrations. Since 1977 we arap with care First Edition. View more info

Cliff Castles And Cave Dwellings Of Europe Hardcover

By: S.Baring Gould

Price: $125.00

Publisher: london, Seeley And Co: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015594

Condition: Very Good+

Collectible Very Seeley And Co, 1911. 1st Edition. 8vo Very Good clean condition. NOT a library book. A illustrated journey to lost churches and mountain fortresses.Cave chapels 322 pp. Rare in this clean shape Gilt mountain sanctuary on cover, Since 1977 wrapping in brown paper before packing. First Edition. View more info

Haym Salomon: Liberty's Son

By: Shirley Gorson Milgrim

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.s.a., The Jewish Publication Society: 1979-03

Seller ID: 014856

ISBN: 0827600739

Condition: Fine

Fine Hardcover with Fine Collectible Dust Jacket both Excellent Clean Condition Illustrated By Richard Fish. No underlines, NOT price clipped. NOT a library copy.First American Edition. 8vo First Edition.B/W illustrations 1979. B/W Illus. by Richard Fish. Great Historical young adult novel about the great Revolutionary War Jewish patriot Haym Salomon. Well written fast paced adventure story deserves to be well known and made into a movie of a Broadway play! Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Skinner Americana Sale 1434 March 21, 1992 Bolton Auction catalog

By: Skinner Auction House

Price: $79.00

Publisher: Massachusetts, Skinner: 1992

Seller ID: 6526

Condition: Near Fine

Near Fine Skinner Americana Sale 1434 March 21, 1992 Bolton Auction Illustrated Catalog With Prices. Here is a jaw dropping b/w illustrated collection of Colonial Americana that went on sale in 1992 at famed Skinner Auction House.A few examples George Washington autograph letters, Paul Revere autograph tobias lear colonial silver pine furniture chippendale mahogany side chair rugs rocking horse clocks on and on with prices. Clean Near Fine condition. NOT a library copy First Edition. View more info

Newfoundland Island Into Province

By: St John Chadwick

Price: $24.00

Publisher: England, Cambridge University Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 587

Condition: Good+

Near Very Good Hardcover Near Very Good Mylar protected Dust Jacket NO chips NO writing in text a clean ex-library copy.with "Kent County Council Library" Unicorn Coat of Arms on inside fron t cover and removed packet in rear and random library numbers but tight free of text writing. I quote flap " A Detailed and authoritave study of constituitional development..." A nice solid working copy of this enigmatic land with a hidden mystery. 267 pp. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight books wraps with care Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Benedict Arnold Military Racketeer

By: Sullivan, Edward Dean

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Vanguard Press,: 1932

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6624

Condition: Good+

First Edition Near Very Good Hardcover 306 pp. Clean Pages No dust Jacket While this is a ex library copy it is not overbearingly so and for the price with clean pages, and No writing, and No underlines and tight binding it is a worthwhile copy of a important book in this age to create a justification for being a traitor by having a greedy wife and less praise than one deserves this book lays out he was pretty criminal minded before. Yes, he was brave but so were the Patriot men that died on his treacherous raid on Connecticut after he turned. Three Geese In Flight Books Revolutionary war pass... View more info

Wampum Belts By Tehanetorens Six Nations Indian Museum

By: Tehanetorens

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Onchiota New York, Six Nations Indian Museum: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 379

Condition: Fine

Fine Condition True First Edition Published by Six Nations Indian Museum. Handsome Textured Brown Card Stock Illustrated Cover 71 pp. B/W photos of Six nation children each holding on a different page the different historical Wampum Treaty belts from the formation of the League of the Longhouse up and through the Revolutionary War and the formation of the United States. Full history of each belt and its origins and treaty. Fine First Edition on Mohawk artist and historian Kahonhes illustration of perhaps Hiawatha demonstrating the Two Row Wampum Belt to children on the wood colored covers. F... View more info

Now We Are Enemies The Story Of Bunker Hill

By: Thomas J.Fleming

Price: $19.00

Publisher: U.S.A., St.Martins: 1960

Edition: First Book Club

Seller ID: 016384

Condition: Very Good

Very Good Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket First Book Club Edition. Map End papers. Clean free of marks or underlines. NOT a library book. Handsome copy, U.S.A.: St.Martins, 1960. First Book Club. 8vo Tight binding. Nothing tells it better! Joseph Warren comes alive. History book that reads as exciting as a novel, but is solid history. Clean tight, no writing in text. . Dust jacket present. View more info

The 1776-1777 Northern Campaign of The American War for Independece and Their Sequels Contempoary Maps of Mainly German Original First Edition Hardcover

By: Thomas M.Barker And Paul R.Huey

Price: $69.00

Publisher: United States, Purple Mountain Press: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016759

Condition: Fine

United States: Purple Mountain Press, 2010. Book. As New. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Collectible Fine First Edition Hardcover NOT a library copy. Full Color and B/W Revolutionary War Maps made bb the Hessians and British during the Saratoga campaign of Burgoyne and the Hessians. Amazing map of Fort Crown Point on Lake Champlain and Ticonderoga. Sketches of the Mohawk river. Deep text of this time of terror. Great resource in collectible fine condition. Since 1977 we wrap first in paper 'old school' book selling.. First Edition. View more info

Indian Affairs in Colonial New York:The Seventeenth Century Hardcover

By: Trelease, Allen W,

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Cornell Univ Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6542

Condition: Very Good

Original First Edition Blue Cornell Univ Press Hardcover Silver Spine Lettering Bright. NO writing in text No Dust Jacket. English Manchester University book plate Pocket removed. Small numbers on spine else tight binding free of inscriptions. Very important study of both the Six Nations and the Delaware Lenape and Wappinger, and Mahican Algonquins fur trade and inter nation treaties and battles. The first classic academic study of New York Native history and there interaction. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper before packing First Edition. View more info

A Voyage Of Discovery To the Southern Parts Of Norumbega Including the Places Names Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard And The Elizabeth Islands

By: Warner F. Gookin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Edgartown, Massachusetts, Dukes Counry Historical Society: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6518

Condition: Very Good+

Very Good+ Clean 20 pp. Card stock Covers First Edition Printed and Published in Martha's Vineyard Norumbega the ancient New England. here are translations on Norumbega from explorer Bartholomew Gosnold and 1602 a section of "Archer's Relation" reference to Algonquin dressed in Irish style "Trews" More Map of the Vineyard. Important to explore Precolumbian Irish and Viking Norumbega! Original 1950 publication of the Dukes County Historical Society. Clean free of writing. NOT a library copy only a ink stain on top of front cover else fine. Hard to find Since 1977 Five Star Custo... View more info

Snake Gold

By: White, Hervey

Price: $34.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The Macmillan Co: 1935

Seller ID: SKU1000103

Condition: Very Good

The Macmillan Co. Hardcover. B002YG74UW Hardcover Very Good and Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket 1935 Clean great shape with Howard Pyle like color painting on cover. Gold treasure in the American southwest by this Woodstock New York founder at Byedcliffe . Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Hyde Manuscript : Capt. Wm. Hyde's observations of the Five Nations of Indians of New Yorke, 1698. American Scene Volume VI. No. 2

By: William Hyde; D J Herda; Thomas Gilcrease Institute of American History and Art.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oklahoma, Gilcrease Institute: 1965

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66783

Condition: Very Good

Very Good Clean 20 pp. B/W Illus. Maps. Photos Amazing Window in 17th Century Mohawk and other Longhouse Nations Birth, Divorce, Battle customs, etc by a British officer stationed near Schenectady his observations. Mohawks leave their war-clubs behind near a warrior they kill (According to the British soldier) Maps 18th century sketches. Very Good shape a little loss along the edge but clean tight and little know Three Geese In Flight Since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Canadian Frontier 1534-1760

By: William J. Eccles

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Holt Rinehart Winston: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716899

ISBN: 0826307051

Condition: Fine

First Edition Hardcover Fine Clean Hardcover Near Fine Dust jacket. Clean 233 pp. Maps Tight binding Jacket price snipped and tiny chip at leading edge. From the earliest North American explorers to the Jesuits and hidden templar related orders in Montreal to the Mohawk and french and Algonquin wars. This fine history told from the Canadian perspective screams out for popcorn. Great copy too Wrapping with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Jews and Gentiles in Early America 1654-1800 Hardcover and Dust Jacket

By: William Pencak

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Michigan, University of Michigan Press: September 28, 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6574

ISBN: 0472114549

Condition: Fine

Excellent Collectible Condition 321 pp Hardcover and Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT clipped NOT a library copy. NO writing. From Alexander Hamilton to the gorgeous observant Rebecca Gratz (Colonial portrait included) She was the model for 'Rebecca' in Ivanhoe. From New Netherlands to Newport to George Washington..Handsome pristine copy bright in Mylar jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Earthenware Of The New York Aborigines Bulletin Of The New York State Museum Vol.5 No.22 October 1898 ORIGINAL FIRST 1898 EDITION

By: William. M. Beauchamp

Price: $89.00

Publisher: Albany, University Of The State Of New York: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5276

Condition: Very Good

Very Good Clean Condition 1898 First Edition.Tight no writing, and rare NOT a library copy.146 pp. plus 32 leaves of photos and drawings..Iroquois pottery .Helmeted faces, and Clan animals on clay pipes are shown but the Neolithic triangular designs on the square lip similar matriarchal triangular lines are seen in Megalithic chamber tombs in Ireland, Brittany and Spain.These visual symbolic female designs as reinforced by the living Clan mother succession Some light typical loss and distress to the spine is offset by the clean tight original condition free of writing or underlines covers int... View more info