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The Memoirs of Richard Nixon (The Library of the Presidents)

By: Nixon, Richard Milhous

Price: $150.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1988

Edition: Reissue

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2274883

Condition: Near Fine


Signed without inscription by Nixon on front flyleaf. Publisher's insert and blank bookplate laid in. 1988 Full-Leather. xi, [1], 540, xi, [3], 541-1118 pp. 8vo. Original navy blue full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, ribbon marker bound in. Includes three sections of black & white photographs. Former President Richard Nixon's bestselling autobiography is an intensely personal examination of his life, public career, and White House years. With startling candor, Nixon reveals his beliefs, doubts, and behind-the-scenes decisions, and sheds new light on his landmark diplomat... View more info

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The Jury Returns

By: Nizer, Louis

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2263979

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on front flyleaf. 1966 Full-Leather. [xvi], 438, [16] pp. 8vo. Finely rebound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in full red morocco with gilt titles, rules, and decorations, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. The collector who had these rebound included his/her monogram on the corner of the front board: O.C.S. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Louis Nizer (February 6, 1902 in London - November 10, 1994 in New York City) was a noted American trial lawyer and senior partner of the law firm Phillips Nizer Benjamin Krim & Ballon. He represented many celebrities in a vari... View more info

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St. Paul (The Library of Great Lives) [Saint]

By: Nock, Arthur Darby; Meeks, Wayne A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1994

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2274874

Condition: Fine


Publisher's slip and blank bookplate laid in. An exceptional copy. 1994 Full-Leather. 255, [1] pp. 8vo. Original light brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Reissue of the 1938 biography of the Christian saint that also includes commentary on his epistles. This edition includes a new foreword by Wayne A. Meeks. View more info

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Mutiny on the Bounty (International Collectors Library)

By: Nordhoff, Charles; Hall, James Norman

Price: $6.00

Publisher: International Collectors Library: 1960

Seller ID: 2285667

Condition: Good


Front joint weakening, tiny chip from spine head, minimal loss from rear spine edge, small scuff on rear board. 1960 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 337, [11] pp. 8vo. Dark green leatherette binding, gilt titles and decorations, top edge gilt, ribbon marker bound in. Mutiny on the Bounty is the title of the 1932 novel by Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall, based on the mutiny against Lieutenant William Bligh, commanding officer of the Bounty in 1789. It has been made into several films and a musical. It was the first of what became The Bounty Trilogy, which c... View more info

Image for Wonders of the Tropics; or, Explorations and Adventures by Henry M. Stanley and Other World-Renowned Travelers, Containing Thrilling Accounts of Famous Expeditions, Miraculous Escapes, Wild Sports of the Jungle, and Plain, Curious Customs of Savage Races, Journeys in Unknown Lands, and Marvelous Discoveries in the Wilds of Africa, together with Graphic Descriptions of Beautiful Scenery, Fertile Valleys, Vast Forests, Mighty Rivers and Cataracts, Inland Seas, Mines of Untold Wealth, Ferocious Beasts, Etc., Etc., the Whole Comprising a Vast Treasury of All That is Marvelous and Wonderful in the Dark Continent

Wonders of the Tropics; or, Explorations and Adventures by Henry M. Stanley and Other World-Renowned Travelers, Containing Thrilling Accounts of Famous Expeditions, Miraculous Escapes, Wild Sports of the Jungle, and Plain, Curious Customs of Savage Races, Journeys in Unknown Lands, and Marvelous Discoveries in the Wilds of Africa, together with Graphic Descriptions of Beautiful Scenery, Fertile Valleys, Vast Forests, Mighty Rivers and Cataracts, Inland Seas, Mines of Untold Wealth, Ferocious Beasts, Etc., Etc., the Whole Comprising a Vast Treasury of All That is Marvelous and Wonderful in the Dark Continent

By: Northrop, Henry Davenport

Price: $25.00

Publisher: S.N.: 1888

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2281659

Condition: Good


Possibly a pirated edition, with date and publisher conveniently illegible on copyright page (or a very worn printing plate was reused). Binding adequately repaired by previous owner, edges rubbed, a bit smoky, ink name on front endpaper. 1888 Hard Cover. xv, [1], 448 pp. 8vo. An account of the African adventures of Henry Morton Stanley and David Livingstone, illustrated with over 100 engravings throughout. View more info

Image for Indian Horrors or, Massacres by the Red Men. Being a Thrilling Narrative of Bloody Wars with Merciless and Revengeful Savages, Including a Full Account of the Daring Deeds and Tragic Death of the World-Renowned Chief, Sitting Bull, with Startling Descriptions of Fantastic Ghost Dances; Mysterious Medicine Men; Desperate Indian Braves; Scalping of Helpless Settlers; Burning Their Homes, Etc., Etc.; The Whole Comprising a Fascinating History of the Indians from the Discovery of America to the Present Time; Their Manners, Customs, Modes of Warfare, Legends, Etc. [Wild Indians and Their Daring Deeds]

Indian Horrors or, Massacres by the Red Men. Being a Thrilling Narrative of Bloody Wars with Merciless and Revengeful Savages, Including a Full Account of the Daring Deeds and Tragic Death of the World-Renowned Chief, Sitting Bull, with Startling Descriptions of Fantastic Ghost Dances; Mysterious Medicine Men; Desperate Indian Braves; Scalping of Helpless Settlers; Burning Their Homes, Etc., Etc.; The Whole Comprising a Fascinating History of the Indians from the Discovery of America to the Present Time; Their Manners, Customs, Modes of Warfare, Legends, Etc. [Wild Indians and Their Daring Deeds]

By: Northrop, Henry Davenport

Price: $150.00

Publisher: National Publishing Co.: 1891

Seller ID: 2283719

Condition: Near Fine


Minimal loss of gilt from spine titles. 1891 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 600 pp. 8vo. Original brown cloth, gilt & black titles and decorations. Includes duotone portraits of several Indian chiefs, and engravings throughout text. This volume was among the many sensational current events publications released in the late nineteenth century, capitalizing upon the public's curiosity about, and fear of, Native Americans. View more info

Settlement in the West. Sketches of Rochester; with Incidental Notices of Western New-York. A Collection of Matters Designed to Illustrate the Progress of Rochester During the First Quarter-Century of Its Existence. Including a Map of the City and Some Representations of Scenery, Edifices, Etc.

By: O'Reilly, Henry

Price: $225.00

Publisher: William Alling: 1838

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2292524

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Finely rebound by F.P. Hathaway Binders of Boston, leather spine and corners over marbled boards, marbled edges and endpapers. Lacks fold-out map. Minor wear to corners, pencil name on front flyleaf. 1838 Half-Leather. xxii, 416 pp. 8vo. Engraved frontispiece of Rochester in 1812, 46 engravings throughout text, including many of religious, government, and commercial buildings in Rochester, and views of the Genesee River. Not in Sabin. Howes O122: Enlarged from the author’s sixteen-page pamphlet of 1835 entitled Rochester in 1835. Correct spelling of his name is said to be O'Ri... View more info

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With Malice Toward None: The Life of Abraham Lincoln (The Library of Great Lives)

By: Oates, Stephen B.; Ford, Gerald

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1988

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2274911

Condition: Fine


Publisher's insert and blank bookplate laid in. 1988 Full-Leather. xvii, [1], 492, [2] pp. 8vo. Original black full leather, gilt titles & decorations, all edges gilt, orange silk moire endpapers, gold ribbon marker bound in, color frontispiece of Lincoln. Introduction by Gerald Ford written specially for this edition. A biography that Pulitzer Prize winning historian David Herbert Donald called 'the most objective biography of Lincoln ever written.' View more info

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Collections and Recollections

By: One Who Has Kept a Diary [Russell, George William Erskine]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2200908

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Ink name on front endpaper. 1898 Hard Cover. 374, [1] pp. 8vo. A collection of anecdotes partially taken from personal experiences, and partially gleaned from books and stories heard from others. Originally published in the Manchester Guardian the previous year. The author, George William Erskine Russell, was a British biographer, memoirist, and Liberal politician. View more info

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Ovid's Metamorphoses in Fifteen Books

By: Ovid; Garth, Samuel; Dryden, John; Pope Alexander; Addison, Joseph; Congreve, William; Highet, Gilbert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1961

Seller ID: 2261932

Condition: Near Fine


Includes publisher's slipcase, Sandglass Number VIII:25 laid in. Spine lightly toned. 1961 Hard Cover. lii, 520 pp. 9 3/8 x 6 5/8. 8vo. The Garth translation into English verse. Illustrations by Hans Erni. Metamorphoses is a Latin narrative poem in fifteen books by the Roman poet Ovid describing the history of the world from its creation to the deification of Julius Caesar within a loose mythico-historical framework. Completed in AD 8, it is recognized as a masterpiece of Golden Age Latin literature. The most-read of all classical works during the Middle Ages, the Metamorphoses continues to ex... View more info

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Political Writings (The 100 Greatest Books of All Time)

By: Paine, Thomas; Conway, Moncure Daniel

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1978

Seller ID: 2286235

Condition: Near Fine


1978 Full-Leather. 627, [3] pp. 8vo. Black full leather, gilt titles and rules, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Edited by Moncure Daniel Conway, illustrations by Robert Borja. A collection of political writings by Thomas Paine, the political philosopher activist best known for Common Sense and Rights of Man. Includes: Common Sense (Introduction, Common Sense, Epistle to Quakers); The American Crisis; Rights of Man (Preface to the English Edition, Paine's Preface to the French Edition; Rights of Man). View more info

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Rights of Man

By: Paine, Thomas; Fast, Howard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1979

Seller ID: 2207562

Condition: Near Fine


No dust jacket as issued, gilt spine lettering, cover decoration & page ridges, gold ribbon marker, corners lightly rubbed. 1979 Full-Leather. xvi, 269 pp. 11 x 8.5 Rights of Man (1791), a book by Thomas Paine, including 31 articles, posits that popular political revolution is permissible when a government does not safeguard the natural rights of its people. Using these points as a base it defends the French Revolution against Edmund Burke's attack in Reflections on the Revolution in France (1790). Thomas Paine (February 9, 1737 [O.S. January 29, 1736 – June 8, 1809) was an author, pamphlete... View more info

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Rights of Man (The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written)

By: Paine, Thomas; Fast, Howard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1979

Seller ID: 2280924

Condition: Very Good


Edges lightly foxed. 1979 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, [2], 269, [3] pp. 11 x 8 1/2. Navy blue leather, gilt titles and rules, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, illustrations by Lynd Ward. Rights of Man (1791), a book by Thomas Paine, including 31 articles, posits that popular political revolution is permissible when a government does not safeguard the natural rights of its people. Using these points as a base it defends the French Revolution against Edmund Burke's attack in Reflections on the Revolution in France (1790). Thomas Paine (February 9, 1737 [... View more info

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Rights of Man (The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written)

By: Paine, Thomas; Fast, Howard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1979

Seller ID: 2285589

Condition: Near Fine


Top edge faintly foxed. 1979 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, [2], 269, [3] pp. 11 x 8 1/2. Navy blue leather, gilt titles and rules, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Introduction by Howard Fast, illustrations by Lynd Ward. Rights of Man (1791), a book by Thomas Paine, including 31 articles, posits that popular political revolution is permissible when a government does not safeguard the natural rights of its people. Using these points as a base it defends the French Revolution against Edmund Burke's attack in Reflections on the Revol... View more info

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The Oregon Trail: Edited from His Notebooks (The Leather-Bound Library of American History)

By: Parkman, Francis; Wade, Mason

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Easton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut: 1987

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2066408

Condition: Fine


Publisher's insert laid in. An exceptional copy. 1987 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. xi, 297 pp. 8vo. Brown leather, gilt titles & decorations, all edges gilt, gold ribbon marker bound in. Edited with an introduction by Mason Wade. Illustrations by Maynard Dixon. The American historian's most well-known work. Parkman (1823-1893) laconically narrates his series of misadventures involving Indians, buffalo, and bad weather in this account of his long journey from St. Louis to the wild west and back, beginning in spring of 1846. One disaster after another makes The Ore... View more info

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Jack: The Struggles of John F. Kennedy [with] JFK: The Presidency of John F. Kennedy (The Library of the Presidents)

By: Parmet, Herbert S.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1986

Seller ID: 2268779

Condition: Near Fine


Both volumes include publisher's insert, laid in. From the collection of Dr. Virgil R. Trout, Easton bookplate with his name and date ('86) in black ink on front endpaper of each volume. 1986 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in two volumes. xvii, [3], 586, [2]; viii, 407, [1] pp. 8vo. Full maroon leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, endpapers decorated with presidential seal, ribbon marker bound in. A biography of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, covering his life, early political career, presidency, and assassination. Illustrated with black-and-whi... View more info

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Jack: The Struggles of John F. Kennedy [with] JFK: The Presidency of John F. Kennedy (The Library of the Presidents)

By: Parmet, Herbert S.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1986

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2274889

Condition: Near Fine


Publisher's insert and blank bookplate laid in. 1986 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in two volumes. xvii, [3], 586, [2]; viii, 407, [1] pp. 8vo. Full maroon leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, endpapers decorated with presidential seal, ribbon marker bound in. A biography of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, covering his life, early political career, presidency, and assassination. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs. View more info

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George Bush: The Life of a Lone Star Yankee [H.W. / Herbert Walker] (The Library of the Presidents)

By: Parmet, Herbert S.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 2000

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2275005

Condition: Near Fine


Publisher's insert and blank bookplate laid in. A couple minor scuffs along edges. 2000 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 576 pp. 8vo. Full dark green leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, endpapers decorated with presidential seal, ribbon marker bound in. A biography of George Herbert Walker Bush, the 43rd President of the United States of America. In the first full biography of the former president, award-winning historian and biographer Herbert S. Parmet draws from George Bush’s personal papers to look at the man who led America through the end of... View more info

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Doctor Zhivago

By: Pasternak, Boris; Hayward, Max; Harari, Manya; Guerney, Bernard Guilbert

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Pantheon Books: 1959

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 2263968

Condition: Fine


First American illustrated edition. An exceptional copy. 1959 Full-Leather. 780, [4] pp. 8vo. Translated from the Russian by Max Hayward and Manya Harari. Includes illustrations by Alexander Alexeieff, reproduced here in collaboration with Claire Parker using the 'pin-screen' process which they themselves first developed in 1931. Finely rebound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in full red morocco with gilt titles, rules, and decorations, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. The collector who had these rebound included his/her monogram on the front corner: O.C.S. First published in Italy in 1957 amid int... View more info

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Winston Churchill, in Two Volumes (The Library of Great Lives)

By: Pelling, Henry; Wilson, Theodore

Price: $150.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1991

Seller ID: 2274214

Condition: Fine


Publisher insert and bookplate laid in. 1991 Full-Leather. 724 pp. 8vo. Red full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in, color frontispiece portrait of Churchill in first volume, black-and-white in second. Foreword by Theodore Wilson. In this biography of Churchill from birth to death the author considers the soldier and foreign correspondent in India, the Sudan and South Africa, the brilliant young politician of the pre-1914 era who acted as a daring initiator of the Gallipoli and Antwerp campaigns at the start of World War I, his ch... View more info

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The Diary of Samuel Pepys, Transcribed by the Rev. Mynors Bright from the Shorthand Manuscript in the Pepysian Library at Magdalene College, Cambridge, and Edited with Additions, in Two Volumes (1659-64; 1665-69) [The Diary of Samuel Pepys, which was Kept in the Years 1659-69, Now Printed in Two Volumes]

By: Pepys, Samuel; Bright, Mynors; Wheatley, Henry B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1942

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2261485

Condition: Very Good


Volume two lacks slipcase, lacks Sandglass insert. Spines faded, owner bookplate on copyright page of each volume. 1942 Hard Cover. Two hardcover volumes in individual publisher's slipcases. xlvi, 306, 215, 267, 383, 313; 313, 372, 521, 336, 140 pp. 8vo. 8 3/16 x 5 1/8. Samuel Pepys was an English naval administrator and Member of Parliament, who is now most famous for the diary he kept for a decade while still a relatively young man. Although Pepys had no maritime experience, he rose by patronage, hard work and his talent for administration, to be the Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under bo... View more info

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The Amaranth; or, Token of Remembrance. A Christmas and New Year's Gift for 1855.

By: Percival, Emily

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Phillips, Sampson, and Company: 1855

Seller ID: 2260216

Condition: Good


Edges rubbed, 1 inch split to front joint (binding still holding strongly), a few pages lightly foxed. 1855 Full-Leather. 288 pp. Original full leather, elaborate gilt decorations and titles, all edges gilt, engraved frontispiece, title, and plates. A collection of verse and prose, decoratively bound and marketed as a holiday gift. View more info

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Garfield: A Biography (The Library of the Presidents)

By: Peskin, Allan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1987

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2275000

Condition: Fine


Publisher's insert and blank bookplate laid in. 1987 Full-Leather. x, 716 pp. 8vo. Full brown leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, endpapers decorated with presidential seal, ribbon marker bound in. A biography of the twentieth President of the United States of America, who was assassinated less than six months after his inauguration. The definitive biography of America’s 20th president, James A. Garfield. Exhaustively researched and skillfully written. Winner of the Ohio Academy of History Award, the Ohioana Book Award in History, and a Choice Outstanding Academic Book of t... View more info

Image for Kit Carson's Life and Adventures, from Facts Narrated by Himself, Embracing Events in the Life-Time of America's Greatest Hunter, Trapper, Scout and Guide, including Vivid Accounts of the Every Day Life, Inner Character, and Peculiar Customs of All Indian Tribes of the Far West; also, an Accurate Description of the Country... together with a Full and Complete History of the Modoc Indians and the Modoc War

Kit Carson's Life and Adventures, from Facts Narrated by Himself, Embracing Events in the Life-Time of America's Greatest Hunter, Trapper, Scout and Guide, including Vivid Accounts of the Every Day Life, Inner Character, and Peculiar Customs of All Indian Tribes of the Far West; also, an Accurate Description of the Country... together with a Full and Complete History of the Modoc Indians and the Modoc War

By: Peters, DeWitt [De Witt] C.; Carson, Kit

Price: $75.00

Publisher: [Dustin, Gilman & Co.]: 1873

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2276558

Condition: Very Good


1873 enlarged edition of the work first published in 1858. Sabin 61190. Howes P256. Lacks title/copyright page, as well as the two engraved frontispiece portraits, but includes all 30 plates called for. Corners rubbed and slightly exposed, front hinge just beginning to weaken. xvii, [18]-604 pp. 8vo. Debossed green cloth, gilt titles, all edges gilt. A biography of the frontiersman who served as a guide for John C. Fremont's voyages in the American West, and participated in the Spanish American War and the American Civil War. View more info

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Thomas Jefferson and the New Nation: A Biography (The Library of the Presidents)

By: Peterson, Merrill D.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1987

Seller ID: 2268778

Condition: Near Fine


From the collection of Dr. Virgil R. Trout, Easton bookplate with his name and date ('87) in black ink on front endpaper. 1987 Full-Leather. 1072 pp. 8vo. Full red leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, endpapers decorated with presidential seal, ribbon marker bound in. The definitive life of Jefferson in one volume, this biography relates Jefferson's private life and thought to his prominent public position and reveals the rich complexity of his development. As Peterson explores the dominant themes guiding Jefferson's career--democracy, nationality, and enlightenment--and Jeffe... View more info

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Thomas Jefferson and the New Nation: A Biography (The Library of the Presidents)

By: Peterson, Merrill D.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1987

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2274914

Condition: Near Fine


Publisher's insert and blank bookplate laid in. Minor scuff on page base. 1987 Full-Leather. 1072 pp. 8vo. Original red full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, endpapers decorated with presidential seal, ribbon marker bound in. The definitive life of Jefferson in one volume, this biography relates Jefferson's private life and thought to his prominent public position and reveals the rich complexity of his development. As Peterson explores the dominant themes guiding Jefferson's career--democracy, nationality, and enlightenment--and Jefferson's powerful role in shaping America... View more info

Image for Easton Press 42 Volume Set of Peterson's Field Guides: Birds of the Eastern United States; Shells of the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts and the West Indies; Butterflies of North America, East of the Great Plains; Mammals: Field Marks of All North American Species Found North of Mexico; Pacific Coast Shells, Including Shells of Hawaii and the Gulf of California; Rocks and Minerals; Birds of Britain and Europe; Animal Tracks; Ferns and Their Related Families of Northeastern and Central North America with a Section on Species Also Found in the British Isles and Western Europe; Eastern Trees: Eastern United States and Canada; Reptiles and Amphibians of Eastern and Central North America; Birds of Texas and Adjacent States; Northeastern Wildflowers; Stars and Planets; Western Reptiles and Amphibians; Rocky Mountain Wildflowers from Northern Arizona and New Mexico to British Columbia; Mammals of Britain and Europe; Insects of America North of Mexico; Mexican Birds: Field Marks of All Species Found in Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, and El Salvador; Birds' Nests of 285 Species Found Breeding in the United States East of the Mississippi River; Pacific States Wildflowers: Field Marks of Species Found in Washington, Oregon, California and Adjacent Areas; Edible Wild Plants of Eastern and Central North America; Atlantic Seashore: Invertebrates and Seaweeds of the Atlantic Coast from the Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras; Birds' Nests of 520 Species Found Breeding in the United States West of the Mississippi River; The Atmosphere; Coral Reefs: A Guide to the Common Invertebrates and Fishes of Bermuda, the Bahamas, Southern Florida, the West Indies, and the Caribbean Coast of Central and South America; Pacific Coast Fishes of North America from the Gulf of Alaska to Baja California; Beetles of North America; Moths of Eastern North America; Southwestern and Texan Wildflowers; Atlantic Coast Fishes of North America; Western Butterflies; Mushrooms of North America; Hawks of North America; Southeastern and Caribbean Seashores: Cape Hatteras to the Gulf Coast, Florida, and the Caribbean; Eastern Forests, North America; Advanced Birding: Birding Challenges and How to Approach Them; Medicinal Plants (Eastern and Central North America); Freshwater Fishes: North American North of Mexico; A Field Guide to Western Trees: Western United States and Canada; The Ecology of Western Forests; Venomous Animals and Poisonous Plants of North America North of Mexico (Fiftieth Anniversary Lifetime Edition)

Easton Press 42 Volume Set of Peterson's Field Guides: Birds of the Eastern United States; Shells of the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts and the West Indies; Butterflies of North America, East of the Great Plains; Mammals: Field Marks of All North American Species Found North of Mexico; Pacific Coast Shells, Including Shells of Hawaii and the Gulf of California; Rocks and Minerals; Birds of Britain and Europe; Animal Tracks; Ferns and Their Related Families of Northeastern and Central North America with a Section on Species Also Found in the British Isles and Western Europe; Eastern Trees: Eastern United States and Canada; Reptiles and Amphibians of Eastern and Central North America; Birds of Texas and Adjacent States; Northeastern Wildflowers; Stars and Planets; Western Reptiles and Amphibians; Rocky Mountain Wildflowers from Northern Arizona and New Mexico to British Columbia; Mammals of Britain and Europe; Insects of America North of Mexico; Mexican Birds: Field Marks of All Species Found in Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, and El Salvador; Birds' Nests of 285 Species Found Breeding in the United States East of the Mississippi River; Pacific States Wildflowers: Field Marks of Species Found in Washington, Oregon, California and Adjacent Areas; Edible Wild Plants of Eastern and Central North America; Atlantic Seashore: Invertebrates and Seaweeds of the Atlantic Coast from the Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras; Birds' Nests of 520 Species Found Breeding in the United States West of the Mississippi River; The Atmosphere; Coral Reefs: A Guide to the Common Invertebrates and Fishes of Bermuda, the Bahamas, Southern Florida, the West Indies, and the Caribbean Coast of Central and South America; Pacific Coast Fishes of North America from the Gulf of Alaska to Baja California; Beetles of North America; Moths of Eastern North America; Southwestern and Texan Wildflowers; Atlantic Coast Fishes of North America; Western Butterflies; Mushrooms of North America; Hawks of North America; Southeastern and Caribbean Seashores: Cape Hatteras to the Gulf Coast, Florida, and the Caribbean; Eastern Forests, North America; Advanced Birding: Birding Challenges and How to Approach Them; Medicinal Plants (Eastern and Central North America); Freshwater Fishes: North American North of Mexico; A Field Guide to Western Trees: Western United States and Canada; The Ecology of Western Forests; Venomous Animals and Poisonous Plants of North America North of Mexico (Fiftieth Anniversary Lifetime Edition)

By: Peterson, Roger Tory; et al

Price: $450.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1984

Edition: Reissue

Inscription: Signed by author. Signed by illustrator

Seller ID: 2266158

Condition: Very Good


Eastern Birds volume signed by Peterson on a tipped in illustration of the Northern Oriole commissioned exclusively for this edition. Publisher bookplates with previous owner name and ink date on front endpaper of each volume, a few volumes lightly scuffed, minor loss of gilt from T of Beetles on spine. 1984 Full-Leather. Various colors of full leather, gilt titles, all edges gilt, ribbon markers bound in. Color and black & white illustrations. A collection of 42 volumes from Peterson's Field Guides series. At least 48 titles from the series were printed by Easton Press, though some of these w... View more info

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The Field Guide Art of Roger Tory Peterson, in Two Volumes: Eastern Birds; Western Birds

By: Peterson, Roger Tory; Ripley, S. Dillon

Price: $175.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author. Signed by illustrator

Seller ID: 2280199

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed by Peterson without inscription on front flyleaf. Front and end matter of Eastern Birds volume foxed, minor loss of gilt from the word 'guide' on front board, Western Birds volume still sealed in original plastic wrap. 1990 Full-Leather. A collection of Peterson's ornithological artwork from his famous field guide series, with an introduction by Peterson, and additional text and a foreword by S. Dillon Ripley. View more info

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The Physics Book: 250 Milestones in the History of Physics

By: Pickover, Clifford A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: 2013

Seller ID: 2285679

ISBN: 1435148053

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 2013 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 527 pp. In The Physics Book, bestselling popular science writer Clifford A. Pickover explores 250 milestone discoveries in the field of physics that span a historical timeline extending from 13.7 billion years B.C. to more than 100 trillion years in the future. Written for the layperson in accessible and entertaining prose, this volume covers topics ranging from the commonplace (the tuning fork, the telescope, the incandescent light bulb, silly putty) to the esoteric (Fourier analysis, neutrinos, quasars, dark ... View more info

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The Math Book: 250 Milestones in the History of Mathematics

By: Pickover, Clifford A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: 2013

Seller ID: 2285680

ISBN: 1435148037

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 2013 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 527 pp. You don't have to be a whiz at mathematics to enjoy The Math Book, Clifford A. Pickover's fascinating appreciation of 250 milestones in the history of mathematics. The topics covered span more than 150 million years and range from the application of mathematical concepts in the understanding of knots, tic tac toe, dice, and other familiar items to the theoretical realm of fuzzy logic, catastrophe theory, and the mathematical universe hypothesis. The book is illustrated in full color throughout and Picko... View more info