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1 Benson J Lossing Pictorial History of the Civil War in the United States of America Volume I
Hartford, T. Belknap

1866 Hardcover Very Good No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Beautifully bound in blinstamped full leather with gilt cover and spine titles. Alll edges gilt, Some toning to prelims. Otherwise block is generally fresh throughout 608pp 202165 
Price: 105.00 USD
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2 David M Hogan, Editor American Constitutions] The American's Guide: Comprising the Declaration of Independence; The Articles of Confederation; The Constitution of the United States and the Constitutions of the Several States Composing the Union
Hogan & Thompson

Philadelphia 1833 Hardcover Very Good 
Original full leather 16mo. with gilt spine label. well rubbed. The outer gutters are worn through, but the boards remain attached because they are solid inside. I will touch them up a little with wheat paste as well, so they will last for years to come. Text block is fresh and unmarked (but for two vintage former owner names. one is written on the upper corner of the first blank recto (right side) after the endpaper. The other says J.H Adams on the very top edge of the titlepage. *see scans. 402pp 202163 
Price: 95.00 USD
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3 Dennison-Craft Decorations and Favors for Entertaining - Vol 1
Dennison-Craft

1929 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket As Issued 
Large 4to cloth with illustrated paper cover label. The rear cover at just the corner and the front cover a bit at the lower edges is faded (probably from wetness) but internally and throughout it basically looks as new; covers are otherwise generally near fine. Illustrated with photos throughout. Scarce 48pp 201409 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4 Frederick Cook Journals of the Military Expedition of Major General John Sullivan Against the Six Nations of Indians in 1779 with Records of Centennial Celebrations (with Maps)
Knapp, Peck & Thomson

NY 1887 Hardcover Very Good No Dustwrapper 
Original brown bevelled boards with gilt titles on the cover and spine, spine vignette,. Maps in envelope on the front pastedown. Inner hinges started otherwise the block feels pretty unread. The backing is very tight. 4 Maps laid into two enveleopes on the pastedowns. Foldouts/. Tissue-guarded plates. Some white paint speckles on covers, XV 579pp 202596 
Price: 135.00 USD
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5 Jared Sparks, Editor [George Washington] The Writings of George Washington; Being his correspondence, addresses, messages, and other papers, official and private. Selected from the original manuscripts; with a life of the author, notes and illustrations. 10 of the 12 Volumes Issued
Harper & Brothers

NY 1847 Hardcover Very Good No Dustwrapper as Issued 
10 of volumes 12 issued (lacking vols. I & IV) Set is in bound contemporary 3/4 brown calf skin (just treated with restoring leather dressing) with blueish-burgundy cloth over the boards. With marbled endpapers and outer edges of the text bloacks. Some have scattered foxing, (mostly to the prelim's.) but most are clean and tight, throughout. The backings remain tight. There is a little warping to the text blocks -as is often the case on this type of paper and age of book. Illustrated throughout with numerous illsutrations and maps. 202178 
Price: 250.00 USD
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6 Mayor's Committee City of New York City of New York Golden Anniversary of Fashion 1898 - 1948: Official Jubilee Edition
Mayor's Committee City of New York

1948 Soft Cover Good 
large 4to, covers unevenly soiled. light edge toning to first few pages. Rear cover soiled. Lightly musty small. Good reference copy..Illustrated throughout. 201410 
Price: 35.00 USD
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