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121 No Author Listed U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of Irrigation Inquiry Map illustrating the progress of Irrigation within the Arid and Simi-Arid region of the US west of the 97th degree of longitude west from Greenwidh
Washington, D. C. Department of Agriculture 1891 First Edition; First Impression Map Very Good with no dust jacket 
THis is a folded map (approx. 20x24 inches) which includes the states of Wa, Or, Ca, Mt, Idaho, Nevada, Utah, Az Nm, Co, Wy, ND, SD, Ne, Ka, Tx, Indian Territory. Irrigated area represented by portion colored in blue, no other areas colored. It looks as though each of the artesian wells are named and located within the irrigation ditch areas in blue. The table of acreage and wells is signed by Richard J. Hinton Special Agent in Charge of the Office of Irrigation Inquiry, dated December 31, 1891. Also includes table of Acreage under ditch and cultivated for 1889, 1890 and 1891. An estimated number of artesian wells is given. Scarce if not Rare. ; Map 
Price: 49.97 USD
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122 O'Neill, Ralph A. A Dream of Eagles The Story of New York, Rio & Buenos Aires Line (NYRBA)
New York Houghton Mifflin 1973 0395166101 / 9780395166109 First Edition Hardcover; First Edition Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Excellent condition. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. THe story of New York, Rio & Buenos Aires Line and the imaginative World War I ace who conceived and built it- over 7800 miles- in 1930. Scarce first. ; Photos, Map; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 324 pages 
Price: 17.97 USD
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Jonathan and His Continent Rambles Through American Society, O'Rell , Max &  Jack Allen
123 O'Rell , Max & Jack Allen Jonathan and His Continent Rambles Through American Society
Cassell & Company 1889 1st Paperback Fair with no dust jacket 
Book is in overall good condition but cover is seperated from spine and spine very worn. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Has ads in back of book from the 1880's.Rare work.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 313 pages; 
Price: 19.97 USD
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124 Ogg, Frederic Austin The Old Northwest; A chronicle of the Ohio valley and beyond, Vol 19
New Haven, CT Yale University Press 1921 Roosevelt Edition Flexible leather Very Good with no dust jacket 
Flexible leather cover of Roosevelt Edition with gold lettering. Map included. Scarce.; The Chronicles of America series; 220 pages 
Price: 16.17 USD
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Pounder's Wesleyan Almanac for the year of our Lord 1817 being the first after Bissextile or Leap Year, Pounder, Jonathan
125 Pounder, Jonathan Pounder's Wesleyan Almanac for the year of our Lord 1817 being the first after Bissextile or Leap Year
Philadelphia PA Jonathan Pounder 1817 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Poor with No dust jacket as issued 
Paper is browning and last page is in very poor condition with tears and folds. about 1/4 inch of page is torn off. Rest of almanac is in fair to good condition. String binding is good. In addition to lunar tables there are schedules for the Methodist Episcopal Church Conferences. Rare Imprint. In archival sleeve to preserve condition. ; Tables; 24mo 5" - 6" tall 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Index of publications  for the Newcomen Society, Randle, Gretchen R
126 Randle, Gretchen R Index of publications for the Newcomen Society
New York, NY Newcomen Society in North America 1971 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Fine with no dust jacket 
Contains index for 1933-1969, supplement for 1970-73, supplement for 1974-1979. Protected by cardboard folder. Excellent condition. Scarce reference. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 1933-1969; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 86 pages 
Price: 19.97 USD
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127 Reagan, Michael The City on a hill Fulfilling Ronald Reagan's vision for America
United States Thomas Nelson Publisher 1997 0785272364 / 9780785272366 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
As new condition. Signed and dated on title page by author. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 275 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Story of the Great Flood and Cyclone Disasters. America's Greatest Calamity., Russell, Thomas H.
128 Russell, Thomas H. Story of the Great Flood and Cyclone Disasters. America's Greatest Calamity.
Thomas H Marshall 1913 Memorial Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Green cover with quarter leather spine and gilt print. Front hinge cracking but not seperated, otherwise finc condition. A complete and authentic account of the awful flood of 1913 in the rich and fertile valleys of Ohio and Indiana. President Wilson's appeal for aid and the Country's noble response. Thrilling accounts of miraculous escapes from the death dealing deluge, as told by the survivors and rescuers. The Omahs Tornado and the graphic and tragic story of the terrible Tornado that struck Omaha and vicinity killing many peo0ple and destroying hundreds of homes. Illustrated throughout with striking photographs showing rescuers at work and many pathetic scenes." (All from the Title Page) ; Photographs, Maps; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 
Price: 17.97 USD
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129 Shenkman, Richard Legends, Lies & Cherished Myths of World History
New York , NY Harpercollins Publishers 1993 006016803X / 9780060168032 Stated First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover.; 12mo; 301 pages 
Price: 5.58 USD
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130 Shippen, Katherine Binney The great heritage
New York , NY Viking Press 1947 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Fine in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Falls, C. B. 
Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Illustrations; 230 pages 
Price: 4.97 USD
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131 Skinner, Constance Lindsay Adventurers of Oregon A Chronicle of the Fur Trade
New Haven, CT Yale University Press 1921 Roosevelt Edition Flexible leather Very Good with no dust jacket 
Flexible leather cover of Roosevelt Edition with gold lettering. Map included. Scarce. ; The Chronicles of America Series, Vol. 22; Color Drawing; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 290 pages 
Price: 14.97 USD
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The Cracker Barrel  (Author Signed), Sloane, Eric
132 Sloane, Eric The Cracker Barrel (Author Signed)
Funk & Wagnalls 1967 0308700597 / 9780308700598 First Edition; Third Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed with creative touch having drawn a bird atop the Cracker Barrel and dated 1971. With words both wise and droll  — along with his inimitable line drawings — Sloane re-creates the flavor of the country store in all its delightful moods: as a meetinghouse, a public forum, and an entertainment center. Sage opinions on everything from the American necktie, almanacs, and capitalism to "the good old days." 55 illustrations. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 110 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 16.97 USD
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Barnstable and Yarmouth Sea Captains and Ship Owners and List of Sailings from New England to San Francisco, 1849-1856 (Photocopy), Sprague, Leavitt
133 Sprague, Leavitt Barnstable and Yarmouth Sea Captains and Ship Owners and List of Sailings from New England to San Francisco, 1849-1856 (Photocopy)
Privately Printed 1913 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Photocopy Only. The author's dedication is "I dedicate this little book to the memory of my father, Captain Caleb Sprague, of Barnstable, Mass, It is my purpose to tell the story of his life, with the addition of a few notes concerning other barnstable and yarmouth Sea Captains and ship owners, and with some account of the Whaling Industry at Barnstable in the earliest days of the town". Rare copy. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 24.97 USD
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The Shenandoah and It's Byways, Stevens, William O.
134 Stevens, William O. The Shenandoah and It's Byways
New York Dodd, Mead & Company 1941 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Green cover with gold print. Fully indexed. dust jacket price clipped. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. ; Drawings and illustrations 
Price: 19.97 USD
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The Fur Trade On The Upper Missouri 1840-1865, Sunder, John E.
135 Sunder, John E. The Fur Trade On The Upper Missouri 1840-1865
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1965 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! Fully Indexed. Includes bibliography. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 295 pages 
Price: 45.97 USD
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The district school reader, or, Exercises in reading and speaking Designed for the highest class in public and private schools, Swan, William D
136 Swan, William D The district school reader, or, Exercises in reading and speaking Designed for the highest class in public and private schools
Boston, MA Charles C. Little and James Brown 1846 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Beautifully rebound in dark brown cloth cover with gold lettering on spine. Clean contents . Excellent collectors piece. Scarce. ; 484 pages 
Price: 29.97 USD
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History of the Manufacture of Iron in all ages, and particularly in the United States from Colonial Times to 1891. also a short history of Early Coal Mining in the United States, Swank, James M.
137 Swank, James M. History of the Manufacture of Iron in all ages, and particularly in the United States from Colonial Times to 1891. also a short history of Early Coal Mining in the United States
Bristol, Ct The American Iron and Steel Association 1892 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1892 second edition not a reprint. Black cover with gold lettering. Plastic cover for protection. Front hing starting to crack but book in otherwise fine condition. Former owners name in front. Fully indexed. 
Price: 134.97 USD
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The Virginians  ,  A Tale of the Last Century, Thackeray, W. M.
138 Thackeray, W. M. The Virginians , A Tale of the Last Century
Chicago Bradbury & Evans 1858 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cloth cover with black decorative lettering and gold print on spine. Very handsome book binding. Pages browning due to age. Dedication page says 1859 for date. Some rubbing to corners and edges of cover otherwise a beautiful book. Clean contents. ; Thackeray's Works; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 798 pages 
Price: 17.97 USD
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The Majestic Land, Peaks, Parks, & Prevaricators of the Rockies & Highlands of the Northwest  (Author Signed), Thane, Eric
139 Thane, Eric The Majestic Land, Peaks, Parks, & Prevaricators of the Rockies & Highlands of the Northwest (Author Signed)
Indianapolis, IN Bobbs-Merrill Co 1950 First Edition; Various Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed on contents page Eric Thane. Contains Land in the Sky, Grand Teton, The Yellowstone, Continental Question Mark,Gold Country, Wher God Sat, The Great Divide, Kootenay, The New State of Lincoln, Inland Empire. Fully indexed with many place names and people names. The author describes the Majestic Land and does full justice to the national parks such as Yellowstone and its volcanic curiosities, the Grand Teton Park, the Jasper Nation Park in Canada, Sun Valley, ... etc. Blue cover with gold print shows some wear. Contents clean and tight. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Rare signed copy. Thane's real name was Ralph C. Henry and he was a high school teacher in Helena, Montana. He wrote many textbooks, non fiction books, and fiction. The Majestic land is about the Rocky Mountain sections of Montana, Wyhoming, and the Canadian Rockies. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 347 pages; p; Signed by Author 
Price: 27.97 USD
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The Farmer's Almanack 1847. no 55, Thomas, Robert B.
140 Thomas, Robert B. The Farmer's Almanack 1847. no 55
Boston Jenks & Palmer 1847 First Edition; Various Paperback Fair with no dust jacket 
Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Cover may have soiling due to age and storage. See Scan. an annual calendar containing important dates and statistical information such as astronomical data and tide tables. 
Price: 16.97 USD
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