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Rare American History Books Rare & Antiquarian Books

America has a rich and vibrant history, so it is only appropriate that the Biblio Rare Book Room has a fantastic selection of rare American history books. From biographies of famous and influential American politicians to books on inspiring Civil War battles, there is something for everyone in the Biblio Rare Book Room. The rare American history books section not only includes books, but famous maps, proclamations, and other ephemera as well that will surely increase the value of your rare and antique book collection.



American Homestead Autumn by Currier & Ives

12" x 9" lithograph, frame-ready....

From Mighty Pen Books

$2,100.00


American Homestead Summer by Currier & Ives

12" x 9" lithograph, frame-ready....

From Mighty Pen Books

$2,100.00


The Annals of America by Adler, Mortimer J.; Van Doren, Charles, et al, Editors

Chicago: The Encyclopedia Britannica, 1976. This handsome, complete 20-volume set is in Fine condition. Most volumes appear to be unread. It also includes an oversized Near-Fine paperback, Introduction. This Introduction volume also contains the Contents ...

From Grimalkin Books

$339.00


A Home in the Wilderness by Currier & Ives

12" x 9" lithograph, frame-ready....

From Mighty Pen Books

$2,100.00


The Roadside Mill by Currier & Ives

12" x 9" lithograph, frame-ready.(((NOTE FROM SELLER: ERROR IN LISTING: BIBLIO IS RE-SETTING: THE ASKING PRICE IS $2,100)))...

From Mighty Pen Books

$2,100.00


Narratives of Empire Collection, Burr, Lincoln, 1876, Empire, Hollywood, Washington D. C., The Golden Age by Gore Vidal

Narratives of Empire Collection: 7 Novels. Burr, Lincoln, 1876, Empire, Hollywood, Washington D. C., The Golden AgeA literary Collection or narrative work that is made up of seven distinct works. Published between 1967 and 2000, all 7 are historical no...

From YJS BOXES OF BOOKS

$175.00


A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, EMBRACING THE WHOLE PERIOD, FROM THE EARLIEST DISCOVERIES TO THE PRESENT TIME. IN THREE PARTS by C. B. TAYLOR

PHILADELPHIA: LEARY & GETZ, 1857 RARE BOOK, BROWN COVER WITH RAISED DESIGN, VERY OUTSIDE OF SPINE COVER MISSING, BOOK COVER IS STILL ATTACHED, PAGES ARE TIGHT AND CLEAN, FORMER OWNER NAME INSIDE FRONT IN PENCIL, BOOK 3 INCHES THICK. MARBLING DESIGN PAGE ...

From Antique Books Den

$425.00


The Writings of Thomas Jefferson: Memorial Edition; Containing his Autobiography, Notes on Virginia, etc by Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)

20 volumes. Volume 1: xxiv+492 pages with plates, tables and two foldout facsimiles of Jefferson's draft of the Declaration of Independence. Volume 2: xlxii+450 with plates and tables. Volume 3: xx+494 pages with plates, tables and three foldout facsimile...

From The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB

$3,000.00


Narrative and Critical History of America. [8 volumes] by Winsor, Justin [Editor]

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1889 Riverside Press edition, first published over a period of six years from 1884-1889. 8 volumes. Small, thick quarto. Approximately 500-600 pages per volume. Well-illustrated with hundreds of portraits, facsimiles, engravings,...

From Argonaut Book Shop

$1,250.00


Chronicles of America by Various

1918-1921. Yale University Press. Blue boards with gilt lettering and design. Deckled edges with gilt top edge. 26 of the titles have dust jackets while 24 do not have DJ. Not ex-library. One volume has significant damage to the boards and limited damage ...

From Hideaway Books

$900.00


Manners, Culture and Dress of the Best American Society, Including Social, Commercial and Legal Forms, Letter Writing... by Wells, Richard A

Springfield, MA & Des Moines, Iowa, King, Richardson, 1890. First Edition. Hard Cover. 502 pages, illustrations; 20 cm. Title continues: Invitations, &c., also Valuable Suggestions on Self Culture and Home Training by Richard A. Wells. Introducti...

From The Owl at the Bridge

$150.00


George Washington in Two Volumes by Ford, Worthington Chauncey (W.C.)

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1900. Memorial edition. Limited edition number 958 (out of 1,250 copies printed, a rare item.) Marbelized boards with blue leather corners and spine trimmed in two rows of gilt along all three marlbelized edges. B...

From Charity Bookstall

$200.00


Overland Route to California. Description of the Route, Via Council Bluffs, Iowa; Keeping the North Side of the Platte River, for the Whole of the Distance, Lying Near the Stream Thence Over the South Pass; Via the Sublette and Bear River Cut-Offs by Child, Andrew

N.A. Kovach. A beautiful crisp clean hardcover first edition copy in very good condition, expected age toning and light foxing to textblock and age toning to cloth at top edge. No. 25/25 limited edition copies offered for sale. Signed by Lyle H. Wright ...

From Maxwell's House of Books

$185.00


ELEMENTS OF CIVIL GOVERNMENT by Alexander L. Peterman

American Book Company, 1891. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. American Book Company, 1891. First edition. Very Good +. Navy boards with black stamped title, gilt lettering on spine. Oregon Edition with supplement from page 225 to 260. An excell...

From 3 R's Books and Antiques

$125.00


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