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New edition. Yellow/orange boards with black title labels to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0806103639. 6th printing. Knocks along cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has top corner of front flap cut off; spine is faded with scuffing and surface paper wear; some browning/foxing.
Originally published in 1915. A record of the major nineteenth-century battles which the Cheyennes fought. Their own account of their early wars with other Indian tribes and their later conflict with the invading American forces. Brown and yellow cloth boards, blue title to spine and sketch to front. B/w photos. Top edge yellow. ISBN: 0806103477. 5th printing. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some browning and fading.
THE COMANCHES LORDS OF THE SOUTH PLAINS
Written by Ernest Wallace; E. Adamson Hoebel.
Stock no. 2135262
Published by University of Oklahoma Press. 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Beige/brown cloth with vignettes and title block to spine. B/w photos. Bumping to corners. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. Some page corner creases. Wrapper has top corner of front flap cut off; creasing and chipping, with some small areas of loss.
Dark orange/brown and red cloth with gilt title and decoration. Part of the Classic Short Stories Series. Third printing. Minimal bumping to top of spine. Minimal scuffing to slipcase.
AMERICAN SPORTS CAR RACING IN THE 1950S
Written by Michael T. Lynch; William Edgar; Ron Parravano; Carroll Shelby.
Stock no. 2134648
Published by Mbi Publishing. 1st USA 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Slightly oblong format. Red boards, white title to spine. B/w and colour photos throughout. ISBN: 0760303673. Bumping to spine and corners. Crossed out old price in ink to front endpaper. A few small knocks/nicks to wrapper edges; a few marks.
Yellow cloth spine with silver/grey title. Silver boards with yellow title and blue vignette. Introduced by William Dalrymple. Contained in fine yellow slipcase.
The story of the pioneers - both men and machine - that assured the success of the transition from steam to diesel-electric locomotives on the Santa Fe. Oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour frontis, b/w photos. ISBN: 0971332002. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
AMERICA'S SHIELD: THE STORY OF THE STRATEGIC AIR COMMAND AND ITS PEOPLE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819544
Published by Turner Publishing. Circa 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.
Title to front and spine is 'Strategic Air Command'. Large format. White glazed boards. Colour illustrations to endpapers. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 1563112655. Title to spine faded. Light browning to edges of verso of free endpapers.
The Interwined Lives of Thomas Hart Benton and Jackson Pollock. An epic story that ranges from the cafes of Gertrude Stein's Paris to the highways of the American West. It unfolds a poignant personal drama, and at the same time, offers new insights into two iconic artists. Brown paper boards, gilt title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781596914209. Black felt pen mark to lower edge of text block else a fine copy.
THE DOUGLAS DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 THE FIRST SEVENTY YEARS (TWO VOLUMES)
Written by J.M.G. Gradidge.
Stock no. 1819028
Published by Air-Britain (historians) Ltd.. 1st 2006. Fine condition.
Two volume set. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 0851303323.
A tour of the Espee's Pacific fleet, from passenger to freight operations, and from streamlining to WWII-era basic black. A look at Pacific 2472. Large format. Cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0870460927.
AMERICA'S GREAT COMIC-STRIP ARTISTS
Written by Richard Marschall. Illustrated by R.F. Outcault; F. Opper; Harold Gray; Charles M. Schulz; et al..
Stock no. 2131007
Published by Abbeville Press. Circa 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Blue cloth with silver title to spine. Includes various reproduced comic strips in b/w and colour. ISBN: 0896599175. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tape repairs to top and tail of spine.