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MYSTERY TRAIN - IMAGES OF AMERICA IN ROCK 'N' ROLL MUSIC
Written by Greil Marcus.
Stock no. 1321708
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2020. Fine condition.
In this newly updated Folio edition, Greil Marcusâ€™s masterful history of rock â€˜nâ€™ roll and American culture is beautifully illustrated with archive photography and full-colour album covers, introduced by the author. Grey cloth. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.
THE KATY RAILROAD AND THE LAST FRONTIER
Written by V.V. Masterson.
Stock no. 1822485
Published by University of Oklahoma Press. 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Tracing the history of the Katy from its earliest beginnings to the present. Yellow cloth boards, brown & black title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0806102551. Fourth printing. Boards clean. Text block lightly browned. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and lightly scuffed, rear panel is a little grubby. Talcum powder type odour present.
THE PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR COMPLETE AND UNABRIDGED VOLUME 1
No author listed.
Stock no. 1822424
Published by The Blue & Grey Press. 1st thus 1987. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Two complete volumes in one: The Opening Battles; and Two Years of Grim War. Large format. Blue cloth spine with gilt title, blue paper boards. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 1555211747. Grey pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and lightly rubbed at corners.
THE MARCH OF THE MONTANA COLUMN
Written by James H. Bradley; Edgar I. Stewart.
Stock no. 2135387
Published by University of Oklahoma Press. 1st USA 1961. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
A Prelude to The Custer Disaster. Grey cloth with silver title to spine. B/w photos. Bumping to corners. Page edge browning; some foxing. Wrapper has top corner of front flap cut off; faded to spine; some small tears and chips; couple of repairs to verso.
Unveiling the Mysteries of Custer's Last Stand. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781612002149. 2nd printing. Wrapper spine is faded.
Biographical sketches of the 583 men who attained the rank of general during the American Civil War. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0807108227. Reprint. Text block a little grubby. Contents clean. Blue dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.
LETTERS AND NOTES ON THE MANNERS, CUSTOMS AND CONDITION OF THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS
Written by George Catlin; Peter Matthiessen; C.J. Shepherd.
Stock no. 1822215
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.
"Written during Eight Years' Travel amongst the Wildest Tribes of Indians in North America". Introduced by Matthiessen, edited and abridged by Shepherd. Pale peach cloth. Colour photos throughout. 470 pages. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed from shelf wear and slightly faded at open edges.
GENERALS IN GRAY: LIVES OF THE CONFEDERATE COMMANDERS
Written by Ezra J. Warner.
Stock no. 1822202
Published by Louisiana State University Press. 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
A most useful and distinguished contribution to the history of the Civil War containing biographical sketches of all 425 Confederate generals and a photo of each. Grey cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0807108235. Price-cut gray dustwrapper.
TEXIAN ILIAD: A MILITARY HISTORY OF THE TEXAS REVOLUTION, 1835-1836
Written by Stephen L. Hardin. Illustrated by Gary S. Zaboly.
Stock no. 2135295
Published by University of Texas Press. 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Red cloth with black title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0292730861. SIGNED by author to 'Articles of War, Ltd' bookplate on front endpaper. Wrapper is faded to spine and edges, with wear.
THE COMANCHE EMPIRE
Written by Pekka Hamalainen.
Stock no. 2135294
Published by Yale University Press. 1st USA 2008. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Red boards with black title to spine. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 9780300126549. Small knocks to top and tail of spine. Some browning to outer page edges.
LAKOTA AMERICA: A NEW HISTORY OF INDIGENOUS POWER
Written by Pekka Hamalainen.
Stock no. 2135268
Published by Yale University Press. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Red boards with black title to spine. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 9780300215953. 4th printing.
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.