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Illustrated Life of Washington Giving an Account of His Early Adventures and Enterprises, His Magnanimity and Patriotism, His Revolutionary Career, His Presidential Life, and His Final Decease with Vivid Pen-Paintings of Battle and Incidents, Trials and..

By: Headley, Hon. J.T.; Lossing, Benson J.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: G. & F. Bill Inc.: 1860

Seller ID: 2283604

Condition: Very Good


Lacks fold-out. Spine faded, boards a bit soiled with some loss of gilt, front and end matter and a few pages throughout foxed, pencil name and town on front endpaper. 1860 Hard Cover. 534 pp. 8vo. Illustrations include numerous steel and wood engravings, some hand-colored. Original red cloth, gilt titles and design, marbled page ridges. Black & white frontispiece with original tissue guard. A biography of the first President of the United States of America, whose efforts as a general during the Revolutionary War were instrumental in the US victory. View more info

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The Life and Travels of General Grant [Ulysses S.]

By: Headley, J.T.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hubbard Bros: 1879

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2297856

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Spine slightly cocked, front hinge starting, general light wear. 1879 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxii, 599 pp. Green boards. Gilt titles on spine. Gilt decor on front board. Profusely illustrated. This work is designed to furnish a complete account of the life and remarkable public career of General Grant, and to take the reader with him in his celebrated tour around the world. To look in upon the splendors of royal courts to which he was everywhere so cordially welcomed--to view at leisure the greatest wonders and richest beauties of foreign lands... View more info

Image for The Achievements of Stanley and Other African Explorers. Comprising All the Late and Really Great Achievements Won in the Exploration of the Vast Unknown Region of Equatorial Africa; Chief among which Are the Finding of the Lost Livingstone by Stanley, the Explorations of the Great Lakes, the Wonderful Experiences of Sir Samuel W. Baker, in his Remarkable Expedition, with a Small Army, under Royal Authority, to the Central Lake Region by Way of the Nile; the Discoveries of Lieut. Cameron in His Memorable, Overland Journey across the Entire Continent from East to West; and the Crowning Triumph of All, Won by the Daring and Intrepid Stanley, in Facing a Thousand Perils by Savages, Cataracts, Disease, Wild Beasts, and Starvation, but by an Almost Superhuman Heroism, Forcing His Way Down the Dark River 2500 Miles, and Solving the Great Mystery by Proving Livingstone's Lualaba Verily the Headwaters of the Mighty Congo. And thus Opening a Grand Highway from the West Coast...

The Achievements of Stanley and Other African Explorers. Comprising All the Late and Really Great Achievements Won in the Exploration of the Vast Unknown Region of Equatorial Africa; Chief among which Are the Finding of the Lost Livingstone by Stanley, the Explorations of the Great Lakes, the Wonderful Experiences of Sir Samuel W. Baker, in his Remarkable Expedition, with a Small Army, under Royal Authority, to the Central Lake Region by Way of the Nile; the Discoveries of Lieut. Cameron in His Memorable, Overland Journey across the Entire Continent from East to West; and the Crowning Triumph of All, Won by the Daring and Intrepid Stanley, in Facing a Thousand Perils by Savages, Cataracts, Disease, Wild Beasts, and Starvation, but by an Almost Superhuman Heroism, Forcing His Way Down the Dark River 2500 Miles, and Solving the Great Mystery by Proving Livingstone's Lualaba Verily the Headwaters of the Mighty Congo. And thus Opening a Grand Highway from the West Coast...

By: Headley, J.T.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hubbard Bros.: 1878

Seller ID: 2207595

Condition: Very Good


Fold-out map included. 2 inch split to spine along rear joint, front hinge just beginning to weaken, corners a bit rubbed, 1 inch chip from top corner of front flyleaf. 1878 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 605 pp. 8vo. Includes frontispiece of Henry M. Stanley and dozens of illustrations throughout text. Fold-out map follows text, showing routes of Stanley, Cameron, and Livingstone. An account of various exploratory expeditions through equatorial Africa, focusing primarily on the exploits of Henry Stanley, who is arguably the most notable 19th century explorer of the ... View more info

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The Sacred Mountains

By: Headley, J.T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner: 1864

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2266163

Condition: Very Good


Civil War era reprint. Light stain along page-base, book plate on front paste-down endpaper. 1864 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 175 pp. A study of the sacred mountains of the Bible. CONTENTS: Mount Ararat; Mount Moriah; Mount Hor; Mount Pisgah; Mount Horeb; Mount Carmel; Mount Lebanon; Mount Zion; Mount Tabor; Mount of Olives; Mount Calvary; The Mount of God. View more info