Washington, D.C. 1872. 4 pages (front and back) with each two-page spread measuring 10 x 16 inches, marked "Private," Washington, D.C., April 12, 1872. Rare letter by the American politician and negotiator to the former Confederate States of America Treasurer Tyler, in preparation for Richardson's successful trip to Geneva to obtain damages from Great Britain, letting Tyler know of a Judgeship opportunity available to him by the means of Richardson's resignation, in part: "...In any article that is written in...
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Cincinnati: Caxton Publishing House, 1868. Frontis., xvii, 13-645pp., pagination complete as published. 8vo, original maroon cloth, spine ends lightly worn and repaired, spine faded, scattered light foxing, mostly to margins, modern embossed stamp from previous owner on front flyleaf. Cincinnati: Caxton Publishing House, 1868. First Edition Author was an editor of the Southern Literary Messenger which was published in Richmond, Virginia. Civil War Books II, p. 36, " A eulogistic attempt to vindicate the motives and conduct of the Southern...
Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995. Illus. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. lightly soiled, cloth soiled. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, (1995).
Columbia: Palmetto Bookworks, 1989. Illus. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. Columbia: Palmetto Bookworks, (1989). Very good Signed by the author.
Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1986. Illus. 8vo, two-toned cloth, d.w. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, (1986). Very good.
Texas Gulf Coast Historical Association, 1964. Illus. 72pp. 8vo, brown cloth. N.p.: Texas Gulf Coast Historical Association, 1964. Fine Presentation copy. Number 1 of 34 copies.
Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1996. 8vo, pr. wrs. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, (1996). Very good.
1851. 1 page, 8.25 x 6 inches, removed from an 1851 Yale yearbook, the year he graduated, to fellow classmate, staunch unionist and future judge Marcus Lyon, in part: "...I very much regret that our acquaintance was not formed at an earlier period of our College course. In accordance with the hand of Fate you were not here during the 1st year. I was away the 2nd...The time is near at hand when we must bid farewell to College and...
Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1986. Illus. 582pp. 8vo, red cloth, d.w. Athens: University of Georgia Press, (1986). Very good.
New York: Knopf, 1946. Illus. 8vo, brown cloth, d.w. chipped, torn, and lightly soiled, top and bottom of cloth covers faded from sun exposure, previous owner's rubber stamp on d.w. and title page. New York: Knopf, 1946.
New York: Viking, 2003. Small 8vo, 1/2 gray cloth, d.w. (New York): Viking, (2003). Fine Presentation copy.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. Illus. 8vo, 1/2 red cloth, d.w. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. Near Fine.
Simsbury, CT: 1884. 1 page, 8 x 5 inches, Simsbury, Connecticut, August 19, 1884, contesting a bill for photography, in full: "I have your notice of due draft $68.50. It is made to cover amount Blanks' bill (including Mr. Fulkerson's services) for photographing certain views. I consider the invoice excessive and have consulted my publishers. When I have heard from them I shall communicate with Mr. Blanks, but I am not going to pay the current charge unless my publishers...
New York: Putnam, 2005. Maps. 8vo, 1/2 brown cloth, d.w. New York: Putnam, (2005). Fine.
Secaucus: Birch Lane Press, 1999. Illus. 490pp. 8vo, brown boards, d.w. (Secaucus): Birch Lane Press, (1999). Near Fine.
New York: William Morrow, 1959. Illus. 2 Vols. 8vo, red cloth, publisher's slipcase. New York: William Morrow, (1959). First Edition. A fine set in a lightly soiled slipcase.
Washington: Brassey's, 1998. Illus. 8vo, gray boards, d.w. lightly soiled. Washington: Brassey's, (1998).
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1949. Ed. by Ben Ames Williams. 572pp. 8vo, green cloth, spine and edges of corners lightly worn, many pages creases in upper right corner margins. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1949).
New York: Appleton, 1864. for proposing Amendments to the Constitution of the United States, held at Washington, D. C. , in February, A. D. 1861. 626pp. + 6pp. of publisher's ads. 8vo, original brown cloth, top and bottom of spine worn and repaired with modern cloth. Pages 339-364 chipped on the lower right corner margin. New York: D. Appleton, 1864. First Edition. The author was a member of the Peace Convention of 1861. "...the Peace Convention or Conference...on call by...
New York: Da Capo Press, 1969. Put into Narrative Form by Ada Sterling. Illus. 8vo, blue cloth. New York: Da Capo Press, (1969). Very good.
1886. Partly-printed DS signed as President, April 26, 1886, 14.75" x 15", appointing Alexander B. Andrews of Raleigh, NC "A Commissioner to report upon forty miles of railroad constructed by the Northern Pacific Railroad Company ... in the Washington Territory". [This appointment coincided with an expansion project by the Railroad in which a total of 46 miles of new track was laid in the Washington Territory (1886).] Countersigned by Secretary of the Interior and future Associate Justice of the Supreme...
New York: Abbeville, 1995. Illus. 8vo, brown cloth, d.w. New York: Abbeville Press, (1995). Very good.
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008. Illus. 8vo, black cloth, d.w. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, (2008). Very good.
New York: Fairfax Press, 1982. Illus. 2 vols. in one. 1201pp. 8vo, blue boards, lightly soiled d.w. New York: Fairfax Press, (1982).
1864. CSA Five Dollar Note, Variety T - 69, Series: February 17, 1864, Serial number 23871. Very light center crease (almost invisible) with the addition of one vertical crease at the right hand margin. Overall fine condition.