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The Witchcraft Hysteria of 1692

By: Bonfanti, Leo

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Wakefield, Massachusetts, USA, Pride Publications Inc.: 1971

Book ID: SCW02291


BI4 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in black and yellow illustrated white wraps with very minor overall shelf wear plus some light sunning of the front cover along the right edge plus 2 small (about 0.75"x0.75") patches of discloloration from price stickers plus a light trianglular stain on the back (about 1.25"x1.5"). A small booklet in the publisher's New England Historical series. An examination of the witchc... View more info

Puritans and Adventurers: Change and Persistence in Early America

By: Breen, T. H.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC8077BB


H4 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has label on the lower spine, wrinkling and crease on some edges and corners, some stains on the back, inside flaps glued to the fixed endpapers, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has some rubbing on the cover edges, library stamping on the top and bottom page edges, loose endpapers, and title page, label and cardholder adhered on the back loose endpaper, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. View more info

Jamestown 1544-1699

By: Bridenbaugh, Carl

Price: $5.50

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC8058BB


H4 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has label on the lower spine, wrinkling, chipping and crease on the edges, corners, and some sides, fading on the spine and front edges and sides, inside flaps glued to the fixed endpapers, discoloration, and normal shelf wear otherwise good. Book has rubbing and wear on the cover edges, library stamping on the top and bottom page edges, title page, and opposite side of the back loose endpaper with label and cardholder adhered, some stains ... View more info

Colonial Williamsburg Official Guidebook and Map

By: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Staff

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Williamsburg, VA, U.S.A., Colonial Williamsburg Foundation: 1968

Edition: 6th Edition

Book ID: SCW04405


CB1 - A trade paperback book in very good condition with a map. A tight, clean, sound copy in monochrome illustrated red-orange wraps with very minor overall shelf wear. A book with a brief history of the City and descriptions of more than 100 houses, shops, and public buildings. Illustrated with black and white drawings throughout. This book includes the loose 4-color map originally sold with the book. Indexed, 108p. View more info

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British Maps of Colonial America

By: Cumming, William P.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1974

Book ID: EC5887BB


E4 - A hardcover book in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has some wrinkling, chipping, crease, and few tears on the edges and corners, light tanning and shelf wear. Book has some bumped corners, lightly cocked, foxing on the page edges, label stain on the top right corner and previous owner's inscription on the bottom right corner of the front free endpaper, light discoloration and shelf wear. This well illustrated work p... View more info

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Puritans at Play: Leisure and Recreation in Colonial New England

By: Daniels, Bruce C.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SW315BB


BP2 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has label on the lower spine, wrinkling, chipping, and crease on some edges and corners, wrinkling on the front inside flap, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, and light shelf wear otherwise good. Book has library stamping on the top, couple of labels on the copyright page, cardholder adhered on the back loose endpaper, and light shelf wear otherwise good. View more info

Across the Wide Missouri

By: DeVoto, Bernard

Price: $2.25

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, USA, Sentry/Houghton Mifflin Company: 1964

Book ID: SCW06000


BX2 - A trade paperback book in good+ to very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color printed soft cloth wraps with minor overall shelf wear plus some very light edge wear around the cover edges plus som very light creasing and edge wear on the front cover bottom right corner plus there is some underlining and margin notes in ink scattered page 10 through page 135 plus there is the original owner's name and a date on ink on the inside surface of the front co... View more info

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Benjamin Franklin

By: Gaustad, Edwin S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 2006

Book ID: EC11518BB


BS4 - An advance reading copy trade paperback book in near fine condition that has label on the back and light shelf wear. Published for the tricentennial of Benjamin Franklin's birth, a compact, delightfully readable biography of the great Founding Father. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Liberty and Power 1600-1760

By: Handlin, Oscar and Lilian Handlin

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW10262


CA6 - A hard cover first edition withdrawn ex-library book in very good condition. Stated first edition with a series of numbers appearing on the copyright page with the "1" present and no additional printings indicated. A tight, clean, sound copy in navy cloth covered boards with gold lettering and graphics on the spine with minor overall shelf wear with the dust jacket endflaps are glued to the front and back fixed endpapers plus there are the usual library mar... View more info

Imaginary Kingdom: Texas as Seen by the Rivera and Rubi Military Expeditions, 1727 and 1767

By: Jackson, Jack (Edited and with an Introduction by); Foster, William C. (With Annotations by)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Texas State Historical Association: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC14869BB


AN6 - Book has a few light smudge on the page edges and very light shelf wear otherwise fine. Black covered boards with gilt lettering on the spine. This book is number four in the Barker Texas History Center Series, Senior Editor: Don E. Carleton. View more info

Imaginary Kingdom: Texas as Seen by the Rivera and Rubi Military Expeditions, 1727 and 1767

By: Jackson, Jack (Edited and with an Introduction by); Foster, William C. (With Annotations by)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Texas State Historical Association: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC14870BB


AN6 - Book has a few light smudge and stains on the page edges and very light shelf wear otherwise fine. Black covered boards with gilt lettering on the spine. This book is number four in the Barker Texas History Center Series, Senior Editor: Don E. Carleton. View more info

Imaginary Kingdom: Texas as Seen by the Rivera and Rubi Military Expeditions, 1727 and 1767

By: Jackson, Jack (Edited and with an Introduction by); Foster, William C. (With Annotations by)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Texas State Historical Association: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC14872BB


AN6 - Book has a few light smudge on the page edges and very light shelf wear otherwise fine. Black covered boards with gilt lettering on the spine. This book is number four in the Barker Texas History Center Series, Senior Editor: Don E. Carleton. View more info

Mount Vernon: The Story of a Shrine

By: Johnson, Gerald W.

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Mount Vernon, Virginia, USA, Mount Vernon Ladies' Association: 1991

Book ID: SCW11915


BC2 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some very light creasing on the front cover. A brief history of MOunt Vernon as well as a history of the first American national historic preservation project. Indexed, 176p. View more info

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What This Cruel War Was Over: Soldiers, Slavery, and the Civil War

By: Manning, Chandra

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2007

Book ID: EC27942BB


BT6 - An uncorrected proof trade paperback in near fine condition that has some bumped corners and light shelf wear. An important and eye-opening addition to our understanding of the Civil War. 9"x6", 350 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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George Washington's Secret Navy: How the American Revolution Went to Sea

By: Nelson, James L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 2008

Book ID: EC27798BB


A6 - An advance reader's copy trade paperback in near fine condition that is lightly curled and light shelf wear. In 1775 General George Washington secretley armed a handfull of small ships and sent them to sea against the world's mightiest navy. 9"x6", 374 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

In the Devil's Snare: The Salem Witchcraft Crisis of 1692

By: Norton, Mary Beth

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2002

Book ID: EC12119BB


AM6 - Book has large label stain and peeling on the lower front, bumped on some corners, tiny tear on the front top gutter, wrinkling, chipping, and crease on some edges and corners, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. View more info

The Elizabethans and America

By: Rowse, A. L.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Harper Colophon Books/Harper & Row, Publishers: 1965

Book ID: SCW06674


CE2 - A trade paperback book in good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated black and brown wraps with minor overall shelf wear with a very light bump to the front top right corner plus there is a some very, very light edge wear along the bottom spine edge plus there is some very, very light edge wear around the covers' free edges plus there is some very light soiling and yellowing on the outside paper edges plus there is some light scattered rubbing... View more info

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Iroquois Diplomacy on the Early American Frontier

By: Shannon, Timothy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2008

Book ID: EC28460BB


CS2 - An advance uncorrected proof trade paperback book in near fine condition that has light discoloration and shelf wear. The Penguin Library of American Indian History. A vividly drawn portrait of the powerful Iroquois nation during colonial America. 7.5"x5.25", 245 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Coronado's Land: Essays on Daily Life in Colonial New Mexico

By: Simmons, Marc

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, University of New Mexico Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW09614


CB4 - A tight, clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf wear with some very, very light tape staining on the outside board surfaces from where the dust jacket was taped to the boards plus there are the usual library stamps and label on the top outside paper edges, the front free endpaper, and the title page. The dust jacket shows minor overall shelf wear with label residue, rubbing and fading, and a small patch of surface damage (about 0.25"x0.5") on the b... View more info

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Georgia Plan: 1732-1752

By: Taylor, Paul S.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, USA, Institute of Business and Economic Research/University of California: 1972

Book ID: SCW08427


CG1 - A trade paperback book in good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in brown wraps with minor overall shelf wear mainly in the form of tears to the cloth spine cover (about 1" each) at the top and bottom edges plus there is some light soiling and staining on the outside paper edges. A richly detailed account of the efforts of the Georgia Trustees to create a new kind of colony on the southern frontier of British North America. 322p. View more info