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Tales of Our New Possessions: The Philippines

By: Van Bergen, R.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, The Whitaker & Ray Company: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30161

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light ground-in dirt to the covers. The text pages are clean and bright. "This book is intended for an historical reader. It treats of the stirring events that reached a climax in Dewey's matchless victory. The reader starts on a most delightful voyage to the Philippines." View more info

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Our Wonderful Progress The World's Triumphant Knowledge and Works...

By: White, Trumbull (edited by)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Springfield, MA, Hampden Publishing Co.: 1902

Seller ID: A32681

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good- condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean condition. The spine ends, joints and corners have edge wear, bumping, rubbing and beginning fraying. The rear cover has a patch of fading by the spine joint. The gilding on the spine has dulled noticeably. The text pages are clean and bright. The marbled endpapers have some spots of rubbing. There is a spot on the front endpapers where the papers have lifted, leaving a bare patch. The text pages are illustrated with black and white illustrations and ph... View more info

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Henry Ford And Grass-roots America

By: Wik, Reynold M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, University of Michigan Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A37633

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; Signed edition. This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been signed by the author on the first free page with a long inscription. The price clipped dust jacket has some light rubbing and wear to the spine ends and corners. "Henry Ford (July 30, 1863 – April 7, 1947) was an American captain of industry and a business magnate, the founder of the Ford Mo... View more info

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Colonial Williamsburg Official Guidebook & Map

By: Williamsburg, Virginia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Williamsburg, VA, Colonial Williamsbug: 1972

Edition: 7th Edition

Seller ID: A34406

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized paperback book. This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. Included is a laid-in map of the village. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is some beginning edge wear and rubbing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. There is a light crease to the top front corner of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. "Colonial Williamsburg is a living-history museum and private foundation presenting part of a historic district in the city of Williamsburg, Virginia, Uni... View more info

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The Negro Year Book 1914-1915

By: Work, Munroe N. (editor)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Tuskegee, AL, Negro Year Book: 1915

Seller ID: A36943

Condition: Fair


This is a trade sized paperback book. The book is in Fair only condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The first several pages, and the front cover are completely missing. The text pages are very toned and fragile. "At Tuskegee Work (author Munroe N. Work) founded the Department of Records and Research, where he compiled and catalogued a broad assortment of material on the African American experience. This research led to the publication of the first Negro Year Book in 1912 which became an annual (and later, periodic) publication. Negro Year Book was a permanent record of current e... View more info