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1 New York Herald, December 1st, 1912 - December 31st, 1912
New York New York Herald 1912 Hardcover Very Good 
One inch tear to foredge. Very fragile, highly acidic. Losses to initial pages. Many full-page color features and comics. Lacking initial pages to December 1st issue. ; 23'' x 17'' 
Price: 470.00 USD
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2 Report of the American Olympic Committee Seventh Olympic Games. Antwerp, Belgium 1920
Greenwich The Condé Nast Press 1920 Paperback Very Good 
Contains portraits of members of the American Olympic Committee as well as numerous photographs of athletes from a variety of different sports teams. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 451 pages 
Price: 200.00 USD
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3 Yale Class Yearbook 1870
New Haven Yale University Press 1870 Hardcover Very Good 
2 vols containing portraits of the graduating students as well as faculty. Blind ruled embossed morocco with recessed panel for stylized "Yale" to front covers. Yale seal appears on rear recess. Last leaf in vol. 1 of students portrays an Asian graduate (Yale's first) but (unlike his peers) without any name; being simply identified as "Jap." Last four leaves in vol. 2 portray African-American workers employed in the institution with separate pages (& photographs) for each: Carter Wright, apparently keeper of the keys; Mr. Allston, depicted with broom and other cleaning apparatus; a handsome Joseph George "Hannibal," a dispenser of Turkish Caramels (represented with an empty basket), and finally the blind Theodore Ferris "Candy Sam" portrayed with a large suitcase captioned Yale Confectionery. Lacks one clasp, otherwise a superb set. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall 
Price: 2200.00 USD
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4 Adolfo de Hostos Historia De San Juan Ciudad Murada Ensayo acerca del proceso de la civilizacion en la ciudad espanola de San Juan Bautista de Puerto Rico, 1521 - 1898
San Juan Instituto de Cultura Puertorriquena 1966 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
In dust jacket. Gilt lettering to spine. No owner's names or other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 590 pages 
Price: 300.00 USD
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5 Algernon E. Aspinall West Indian Tales of Old
London Duckworth & Co 1912 Hardcover Very Good 
Frontispiece of Admiral John Benbow. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 260, xx pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
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6 Carl Lumholtz, M.A. New Trails In Mexico An Account of One Year's Exploration in North-Western Sonora, Mexico, and South-Western Arizona 1909 - 1910
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1912 Hardcover Very Good 
Numerous illustrations including two color plates and two maps. Maps housed in rear pocket and kept in good condition. Tape residue to paste-downs. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 411 pages 
Price: 145.00 USD
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7 E.O. Hoppe Die Vereinigten Staaten, Das Romantische Amerika, Baukunst, Landschaft und Volksleben
Berlin Verlag Ernst Wasmuth A.G. 1927 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
First edition. Gilt lettering to cover and spine. Discreet Ex-libris of Theodor Lauffer to front pastedown. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8 Henry C. Mercer The Hill Caves of Yucatan, A Search for Evidence of Man's Antiquity in the Caverns of Central America Being An Account of the Corwith Expedition of the Department of Archaeology and Paleontology of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia J.B. Lippincott Company 1896 Hardcover Very Good 
Contains 74 illustrations including map showing the Route of the Corwith Expedition and the caves explored in the Sierra De Yucatan. Significant wear to foredge boards. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 183 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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9 Mary Anna Jackson Life and Letters of General Thomas J. Jackson (Stonewall Jackson) With an Introduction by Henry M. Field, D.D.
New York Harper & Brothers 1892 Hardcover Very Good 
Frontispiece portrait of Stonewall Jackson. Inscribed in ink by previous owner. Otherwise a nice clean copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 479 pages 
Price: 165.00 USD
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10 Murat Halstead Caucuses of 1860. A history of the national political conventions of the current presidential campaign: being a complete record of the business of all the conventions; with sketches of distinguished men in attendance upon them, and descriptions of the mos
Columbus Follett, Foster and Company 1860 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Mauve publishers cloth, blindstamped emblem. Gilt title to spine. Owner's name in ink. Slight fade, interior a bit foxed. The Charleston Convention.--The Constitutional Democratic Convention at Charleston.--The Baltimore National Constitutional Union Convention.--The Chicago Convention.--The Constitutional Democratic Convention at Richmond.--The National Democratic Convention at Baltimore.--Institute Hall ("Seceders") Convention.--The second Richmond Convention; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 232 pages 
Price: 450.00 USD
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11 Parl L. Dussieux Le Canada sous la Domination Francaise d'apres les Archives de la Marine et de la Guerre.
Paris Ch. Tanera 1855 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Folding map. Half red morocco with original wraps bound in. Wear to head & tail of spine.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 200.00 USD
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12 Phil Rosenthal & Bill Groneman Roll Call at the Alamo
Fort Collins The Old Army Press, Inc. 1985 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
First edition. Autographed by both authors, limited edition of only 500 copies. Endsheets illustrated by Michael Boldt.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 109 pages 
Price: 200.00 USD
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13 Richard Nixon No More Vietnams
New York Arbor House 1985 Blue cloth Very Good 
One of an unspecified deluxe edition signed by Richard Nixon on front fly. In slip case. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 350.00 USD
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14 Theodore Roosevelt The Winning of the West Daniel Boone Edition in four volumes.
New York The Knickerbocker Press 1900 Limited Edition Hardcover Good 
Four volume set, Daniel Boone Edition. Here, #44 of 200. Original green morocco, floral gilt corner device, raised bands, gilt titled spine. Top edge gilt. Red suede pastedowns desiccated. Lacking spines for most part, disbound. Leaf from Roosevelt's manuscript mounted within, folded once. "... Great or lasting conquests of Spanish territory, their mutual jealousies, and the fear each felt of the others, were among the main causes of this state of things; and hence it came about that after the opening of the seventeenth century, the wars they waged against one another were of far more ultimate consequence than the wars they waged against the former mistress of the western world. England in the end drove both France and Holland from the field; but it was.." ; Large, stout octavo 
Price: 5000.00 USD
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15 Thomas Kirkup A Memoir of Duncan Wallace, Being A Narrative of his Voyages, Shipwrecks, Travels and Battles by Sea and by Land, During a period of eighty-three years, dictated by himself. Written and Collated by Thomas Kirkup
Newcastle-On-Tyne John Bell 1862 Hardcover Very Good 
Minor foxing. Half calf with ruled Morocco label. Raised bands. Marbled boards. ; 10mo; v, 210, x pages 
Price: 850.00 USD
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16 Walter McElroy, et al. San Francisco. The Bay and Its Cities. Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in Northern California American Guide Series, Illustrated
New York Hastings House 1940 Hardcover Very Good 
First edition in nice dust jacket. Previous owner's name to front fly.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 531 pages 
Price: 170.00 USD
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