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Memoirs of the Late Mrs. Susan Huntington of Boston, Mass.

By: Wisner, Benjamin B.

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, Crocker and Brewster: 1833

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 011435

Condition: Good


Brown calf on boards. Introductory Essay and Original Poem by James Montgomery. Mrs. Huntington carried on correspondence with several persons. Pp. 157-158 has dark foxing spots, and Pp. 351-360 were not trimmed at the foot. 360 pp. The previous owner has filled the page between the frontispiece and the title with a tribute to his late sister. View more info

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Frances E. Willard; The Story of a Noble Life

By: Witts, Florence

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, Sunday School Union:

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 004946

Condition: Good Plus


Original blue cloth decorated with portrait and flags on boards. Splendid Lives Series. General cover wear, but no writing or damage except gutter strain at pp. 96-97. One of Illinois' most prominent women, she founded the Women's Christian Temperance Union in the 1880s. 143 pp. View more info

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Simon Peter; His Life and Letters

By: Wolston, W.T.P. (M.D.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Oak Park, IL, Bible Truth Publishers:

Seller ID: 012045

Condition: Very Good - Orig. Shrinkwrap


Red cloth on boards. Gift note. Very clean and sound. 368 pp. View more info

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The War Chief of the Six Nations; A Chronicle of Joseph Brant

By: Wood, Louis Aubrey

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook & Company: 1915

Seller ID: 010154

Condition: Good Plus


Blue leather on flexible board. No. 16 in the Chronicles of Canada Series. Top edges gilt. Minor wear to head of spine. Mohawks. Senecas. 147 pp. with index. View more info

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The War Chief of the Six Nations; A Chronicle of Joseph Brant

By: Wood, Luis Aubrey

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook, & Company: 1914

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011987

Condition: Very Good


Red leather on flexible board showing crest in gilt. Top edges gilt. Life story of a Mohawk Loyalist who took an active role in Revolutionary times in what is now New York, and later removed to what is now Hastings County, Ontario, and finally to Brant County, Ontario. 147 pp. View more info

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The Biographical Portrait Gallery of Distinguished Persons of All Nations

By: Woodrow, G.

Price: $70.00 USD

Publisher: London, Allan Bell & Co.: 1837

Edition: Second Edition Greatly Improved, Enlarge

Seller ID: 006828

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original black cloth backed in brown leather on boards. Three hundred small portraits of historic personages, with a paragraph describing each in small print. Previous owner's name. top edges gilt. Spine joint and corner tip wear, but firmly bound. Approx. 150 pp. View more info

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The Diary of Humfrey Wanley 1715-1726 (Two Volume set)

By: Wright, C.E. And Wright , Ruth C.

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: London, The Bibliographical Society: 1966

Seller ID: 005777

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth on boards. Wanley was a highly-respected man about books. As a librarian and paleontologist he served to decipher ancient scripts successfully. This two-volume set is unmarked and undamaged. Total 518 pp. in two volumes. Extra postage needed. View more info

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Doctor Cardano; Physician Extraordinary

By: Wykes, Alan

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Frederick Muller: 1969

Edition: First Published in 1969

Seller ID: 004126

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Pictorial DJ. A Renaissance man skilled in medicine, mathematics, and palmistry, but who could not deal successfully with either his children or his enemies. 187 pp. View more info