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Image for The Federalist Papers : A Selection from the original 85 papers published in 1787 and 1788

The Federalist Papers : A Selection from the original 85 papers published in 1787 and 1788

By: Hamilton, Alexander ; Madison, James ; Jay, John ; Elder, Karen M (selection made by ...)

Price: $30.40

Publisher: Westvaco Corporation: 1995

Edition: Limitedbrjg

Seller ID: brjg


262 pages (complete). Unnumbered copy of an unspecified limited edition. In excellent condition. The book is housed in an illustrated board slip-case. This is sturdy and sound. It has some light wear and is marked and a little grubby. The book is fully bound in leather. There is a silken red bookmarker attached. Both of these are unblemished and elegant. Within, the contents are immaculate. A presentation plate is included. The pages are very clean and clear, v... View more info

Image for Four Years in the Confederate Navy : The Career of Captain John Low of the CSS Fingal, Florida, Alabama, Tuscaloosa, & Ajax

Four Years in the Confederate Navy : The Career of Captain John Low of the CSS Fingal, Florida, Alabama, Tuscaloosa, & Ajax

By: Hoole, William Stanley

Price: $66.50

Publisher: University of Georgia Press, Athens, Georgia: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 17hn


147 pages (complete). Inscribed and signed by Hoole on the frontispage: "For Frank and Edna Bradlow with thanks and good wishes ... Wm Stanley Hoole Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 3/24/'64". An ex-libris plate on the front pastedown indicates previous ownership of this copy by the same Frank and Edna Bradlow, who were esteemed and much sought after Africana specialists and collectors. The dustjacket has a clear plastic protective cover. The dj is benign. It has some s... View more info

Image for Seventeen Hundred and Seventy-Six.  or the War of Independence; A history of the Anglo Americans, from the period of the Union of the Colonies against the French, to the inauguration of Washington, the first president of the United States of America

Seventeen Hundred and Seventy-Six. or the War of Independence; A history of the Anglo Americans, from the period of the Union of the Colonies against the French, to the inauguration of Washington, the first president of the United States of America

By: Lossing, Benson J

Price: $137.75

Publisher: Edward Walker, New York: 1852

Edition: 2nd Revised edition

Seller ID: cdkz


510 pages (complete). A genially elderly copy. Rebound completely in full leather. New paper end papers. Second edition of this most important history of the United States. Lossing's methods of historiography set the bar for all subsequent historians for searching out primary sources, for accuracy and veracity. The tissue separation sheets are neat and clean. The many illustrations are assured and engaging. The contents are foxed and aged throughout. However, th... View more info