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Lincoln: Speeches and Writings (2 Volumes in Slipcase)

By: N/A

Price: £19.10

Publisher: New York, The LIbrary of America: 1989

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 111222

Condition: Very Good


Two Volume boxed set of Lincoln's complete speeches and writing. Volume I comprises 1832-1858 (speeches, letters miscellaneous writings, the Lincoln-Douglas debates) and volume II covers 1859-1865 (Speeches, letters, miscellaneous writings, presidential messages and proclamations). Both books and slipcase are in excellent, as-new condition. View more info

The Study of Latin American History and Society in Scandinavia

By: N/A

Price: £13.42

Publisher: Finland, Ekanas: 1973

Seller ID: 150398

Condition: Very Good


dedication on FET. Paper cover well preserved with slight creasing around edges. pages are excellently preserved, with text clean tight and bright throughout. View more info

Camden Miscellany XXXII (Camden Fifth Series, Volume 3)

By: N/A

Price: £3.36

Publisher: London, Offices of the Royal Historical Society: 1994

Seller ID: 072964

ISBN: 0861933001

Condition: Very Good


Red boards with gilt lettering to spine. Internally clean, tight and bright View more info

Master Plan for Solid Waste Collection and Disposal ~ Tri- Parish Metropolitan Area of New Orleans

By: N/A

Price: £31.84

Publisher: U.S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare: 1969

Seller ID: 150618

Condition: Good


Ex library. Sticker to spine and first page. Insert attached to inside of front cover, and lending history sheet to first page. Stamp on first page and 3 around page block. Binding has some slight wear and tear (2 small tears on upper of rear cover approx 1cm) and some light creasing specifically. text is clean, tight and bright throughout and all inserts are fully intact. View more info

The Journal of Southern History: November 2002: Vol. LXVIII: No: 4

By: N/A

Price: £2.70

Publisher: Athens, GA, U.S.A., The Southern Historical Association: 2002

Seller ID: 260639

Condition: Good


Paperback. Front cover has one or two light creases. Rear cover has a few grubby marks. Leading corners and spine ends rather worn. Contents page laid in between front cover and main contents page. Small crease along leading edge of main contents page. Pages white and clean. Text bright and tight. AF View more info

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Milestone Documents in the National Archives

By: N/A

Price: £10.20

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U.S.A., National Archives Trust Fund Board: 1995

Seller ID: 411089

ISBN: 0911333983

Condition: New


Paperback. New. AF View more info

British Columbia Official Centennial Record: 1858 - 1958, A Century of Progress

By: N/A

Price: £3.92

Publisher: Vancouver, Evergreen Press Limited: 1957

Seller ID: 447640

Condition: Good


Hardcover in good condition. Boards are marked, with one or two scores. Leading corners, edges and spine ends are lightly bumped and worn. Page block and a few pages are lightly tanned and marked. Minor abrasions on upper edges of rear pastedown and BEP. One or two pages are dog-eared. Contents are clear throughout. Binding is sound. HCW View more info

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The Nomenclature of Disease

By: N/A

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1961

Seller ID: 473062

Condition: Good


Hardcover with jacket. Good condition. Eighth edition. The jacket is lightly marked, sunned and edgeworn, with a fairly large portion chipped on the rear upper edge. Small tear on the rear lower edge. Minor bumps to the hardcover spine ends. Interior in very good condition, with clean and sound pages. CM View more info

Image for Multinational Corporations and United States Foreign Policy: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Multinational Corporations of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, Ninety-third Congress: Parts 1 & 2

Multinational Corporations and United States Foreign Policy: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Multinational Corporations of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, Ninety-third Congress: Parts 1 & 2

By: N/A

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U.S. Government Printing Office: 1973

Seller ID: 485753

Condition: Good


Paperbacks in good condition. Two volumes. Published for hearings on the International Telephone and Telegraph Company and Chile, 1970-71, March 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29 and April 2 1973. Part 2 contains appendixes to part 1. Covers and spines are slightly faded and creased, affecting pages. A few pages are lightly marked. Text is clear throughout. HCW View more info

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Reviews in American History: Volume 30, Number 1, March 2002

By: N/A

Price: £19.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A., The Johns Hopkins University Press: 2002

Seller ID: 486024

Condition: Good


Paperback in good condition. Lightly marked and shelfworn cover. Instances of minor pencil marks (mostly on the page margins) throughout - all text remains legible. The binding is sound. CM View more info

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Watergate: The View from the Left

By: N/A

Price: £9.00

Publisher: New York, Pathfinder Press, Inc.: 1973

Seller ID: 491604

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. Covers are lightly tanned and worn. Page block is lightly marked. Pages are clean and text is clear throughout. HCW View more info

Image for Remembering Franklin Delano Roosevelt 1882-1945: A Celebration of His Life and Legacy: April 8-12, 1995: Warm Springs, Georgia

Remembering Franklin Delano Roosevelt 1882-1945: A Celebration of His Life and Legacy: April 8-12, 1995: Warm Springs, Georgia

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute: 1995

Seller ID: 494120

Condition: Good


Paperback in good condition. The spine is creased and bumped. Light marks on the page block and a few pages. The binding is sound; all text and images are clear. CM View more info

Image for Revolution in America: Confidential Letters and Journals 1776-1784 of Adjutant General Major Baurmeister of the Hessian Forces

Revolution in America: Confidential Letters and Journals 1776-1784 of Adjutant General Major Baurmeister of the Hessian Forces

By: N/A

Price: £32.00

Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ, USA, Rutgers University Press: 1957

Seller ID: 497270

Condition: Good


Hardcover. No jacket. Ex-university library. From St. Anne's College, Oxford. Translated and annotated by Bernhard A. Uhlendorf. Label remains on front board. Spine ends are bumped, worn and nicked. Stamps on marked page block and copyright page. Labels on front pastedown and reverse of FEP. Some pages are foxed. Text is clear. HCW View more info

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Bloomington and Indiana University

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2002

Seller ID: 498467

ISBN: 0738519405

Condition: Very Good


Excellent paperback; unread, from shop stock. Images of America series. TS View more info

Foreign Relations of the United States: 1951: Volume VI: Asia and the Pacific

By: Aandahl, Fredrick (General Editor)

Price: £54.13

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U.S.A., Department of State: 1977

Seller ID: 259554

Condition: Acceptable


No dust jacket. Volume is in two parts. Part 1: U.S. State Department insignia embossed on front board. Gilt lettering on spine. Small dent near head of spine. Spine ends rather worn. Boards rather scuffed and worn, with one or two very small marks. Leading corners rather worn and bent. Page block head heavily foxed; foot slightly foxed and grubby. Errata slip laid in between front board and FEP. Pages clean. Contents sound. Part 2: U.S. State Department insignia embossed on front board. Gilt lettering on spine. Significant dent and creasing on foot of spine. Slight creasing along lower edge o... View more info

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The Unwritten War: American Writers and the Civil War (The Impact of the Civil War)

By: Aaron, Daniel

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1973

Seller ID: 484466

ISBN: 0394465830

Condition: Good


Hardcover in good condition. No jacket. Boards are lightly marked and faded. Leading corners and spine ends are bumped and worn. Page block is lightly marked. Pages are clean and text is clear throughout. HCW View more info

Image for From Urban Village to East Village: The Battle for New York's Lower East Side

From Urban Village to East Village: The Battle for New York's Lower East Side

By: Abu-Lughod, Janet L.

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Oxford, UK and Cambridge, USA, Blackwell Publishers: 1994

Seller ID: 459868

ISBN: 1557865256

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. The lightly edgeworn cover has a very slight bump to the rear lower leading corner, showing through to the closing few page corners. Binding is sound and the text is clear. CM View more info

Image for Crossing Frontiers: Gerontology Emerges as a Science

Crossing Frontiers: Gerontology Emerges as a Science

By: Achenbaum, W. Andrew

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 481861

ISBN: 0521558808

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. Previously owned by the late gerontologist Sir John Grimley Evans. Covers are lightly scored and worn. Page block is marked. Light creases on a few pages. Pages are clean and text is clear throughout. HCW View more info

The American Amusement Park Industry : A History of Technology and Thrills

By: Adams, Judith

Price: £53.63

Publisher: USA, Twayne Publishers: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 192355

ISBN: 0805798226

Condition: Good


Corners are softened, covers are curling, lamination is peeling at the edges, spine and part of back cover is sunned, light grubbyness overall, library stamps on page block and prelims, bookplate on inner cover, clear, bright and tight. View more info

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Along the Appalachian Trail: Georgia, North Carolina, and Tennessee

By: Adkins, Leonard M.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Charleston, South Carolina, Arcadia Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 479475

ISBN: 0738591033

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in very good condition. One or two tiny marks on the page block. Pages are clean; all text and images are clear. CM View more info

The Unquiet Years U.S.A. 1945-1955

By: Agar, Herbert

Price: £4.47

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 199967

Condition: Good


Bergundy coloured cloth cover, hardly any wear, d/w is grubby and edges are worn with a couple of small nicks, spine is sunned and it is grubby overall, page block is tanned, fep is neatly signed by a previous owner. Clear and tight. View more info

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Let Us Now Praise Famous Men

By: Agee, James; Evans, Walker

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Peter Owen Limited: 1965

Seller ID: 491410

ISBN: 072064982X

Condition: Good


Hardcover in good condition. Ex-library. Reprinted in 1975. Jacket is lightly scored and edgeworn with a sticker on the front flap and tape repairs to the rear flap edge. Tape remains and residue on the boards, pastedowns and endpapers. The page block is marked. Barcode on FEP; pen on copyright page; stamps at two or three points. A few scored page edges - text slightly affected on page 410 but still legible. The binding is sound. CM View more info

Image for Calculating a Natural World: Scientists, Engineers, and Computers During the Rise of U.S. Cold War Research (Inside Technology)

Calculating a Natural World: Scientists, Engineers, and Computers During the Rise of U.S. Cold War Research (Inside Technology)

By: Akera, Atsushi

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA, The MIT Press: 2006

Seller ID: 497944

ISBN: 0262012316

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. Unread shop stock. Front leading edge of jacket is nicked. Pages are clean. HCW View more info

The Building: A Biography of the Pentagon [David

By: Alexander, David

Price: £6.28

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, U.S.A., Zenith Press (an Imprint of MBI Publishing Company): 2008

Seller ID: 305717

ISBN: 076032087X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with lightly bumped head of spine. Dust jacket has some superficial scuffs and scores. Foot of page block has a few minor grubby marks. Pages are clean, binding is sound, and text remains clear throughout. T View more info

Image for A Brief Narrative of the Case and Trial of John Peter Senger, Printer of the New York Weekly Journal (The John Harvard Library)

A Brief Narrative of the Case and Trial of John Peter Senger, Printer of the New York Weekly Journal (The John Harvard Library)

By: Alexander, James; Katz, Stanley Nider (ed.)

Price: £4.75

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA, The Belknap Press: 1963

Seller ID: 436752

Condition: Acceptable


Paperback. Covers and spine are slightly tanned. Leading corners, edges and spine are bumped and worn, slightly affecting pages within. Light creases on covers and one or two pages. Page block and a few pages are lightly tanned and marked. Minor abrasion on lower edge of page 92. Lower leading corner of page 93 is torn away. Text is clear throughout. Binding is sound. HCW View more info

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British Essays in American History

By: Allen, H. C.; Hill, C. P. (eds.)

Price: £5.11

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1957

Seller ID: 414014

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover without jacket, a little faded, with lightly worn edges, leading corners and spine ends. Slightly discoloured page block and half-title page. Pages are sound and all text remains clear. Very good for age. TS View more info

Image for Merchants of Treason: America's Secrets for Sale

Merchants of Treason: America's Secrets for Sale

By: Allen, Thomas B.; Polmar, Norman

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1988

Seller ID: 501876

ISBN: 0709035438

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. One or two minor scuffs and instances of minor wear on jacket. Text is clear on sound, clean pages. TS View more info

Image for Finding Florida: The True History of the Sunshine State

Finding Florida: The True History of the Sunshine State

By: Allman, T.D.

Price: £14.15

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Atlantic Monthly Press: 2013

Seller ID: 302405

ISBN: 0802120768

Condition: Good


Hardcover. Minor wear to sine ends of dust jacket. Upper leading corners of jacket are slightly creased. Hardcover spine ends are a little creased and bumped. Upper leading corner of front board is noticeably creased and bumped, and there is a very small dent across upper leading corner of rear board. One or two very small marks on page block. Minor paper damage to leading edge of page 233. Binding is sound; pages are tight and clean; text and illustrations are clear. AF View more info

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Victorville

By: Almendral, Dylan M.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2013

Seller ID: 500697

ISBN: 1467129984

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. Unread shop stock. Very good condition. TA View more info

The Promise: President Obama, Year One

By: Alter, Jonathan

Price: £10.05

Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A., Simon & Schuster Inc.: 2010

Inscription: By Author

Seller ID: 273808

ISBN: 1439101191

Condition: Good


Hardcover. Signed by the author on title page. Edge-worn dust jacket with light creasing along upper edge of back jacket. Jacket spine ends are bumped and leading corners a little worn. Small dent to lower edge of front board. Hardcover spine ends are bumped. Upper front leading hardcover corner is a little creased. Spine is cocked. Page block face is lightly rough cut. Binding is sound and pages are tight and clean. Text is clear. AF View more info

Undaunted Courage : Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson and the Opening of the American West

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: £10.06

Publisher: New York, Touchstone: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202958

ISBN: 0684826976

Condition: Very Good


Spine and top edge of front cover are sun faded. Pages are clear and tight. View more info

Image for Voices from Wounded Knee, 1973: In the Words of the Participants

Voices from Wounded Knee, 1973: In the Words of the Participants

By: Anderson, Robert; Brown, Joanna; Lerner, Jonny; Shafer, Barbara Lou (eds.)

Price: £44.00

Publisher: New York, Akwesasne Notes: 1974

Seller ID: 492438

ISBN: 0914838024

Condition: Good


Paperback in good condition. Sunned and shelfworn cover; closed nick on the spine foot. The rear spine side is bumped on the lower edge, affecting the closing pages. The adhesive is visible on the hinges, however the binding remains sound. All text and images are clear. CM View more info

Image for The Colonial Period of American History, The Settlements II

The Colonial Period of American History, The Settlements II

By: Andrews, Charles M.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1964

Seller ID: 453335

Condition: Good


Hardcover in good condition. No jacket. Spine ends and leading corner are worn. Contents are clean and clear. AM View more info

Report of the New York City Commission on Congestion of Population: Transmitted to the Mayor and The Board of Aldermen February 28, 1911

By: Anonymous

Price: £8.05

Publisher: Charleston, BiblioLife: 1900

Seller ID: 267610

ISBN: 1115098047

Condition: Good


This book does not have a publication date; it was not published in 1900. Paperback. Reproduction of report originally published in 1911. Leading corners and spine ends are slightly worn. Front cover is slightly lifting. Page block has a few slight marks. Contents are sound and clean, and the text is clear. TH. View more info

Image for Eros, Magic, & the Murder of Professor Culianu

Eros, Magic, & the Murder of Professor Culianu

By: Anton, Ted

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Evanston, IL, USA, Northwestern University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 485695

ISBN: 0810113961

Condition: Good


Hardcover with jacket in good condition. Ex-library. Plastic-protected jacket is taped to boards. Shelf label on jacket spine foot. Hardcover spine ends and front upper edge are bumped. Stamp and pen on page block head. Library plate and label remains on FEP. Stamp opposite copyright page. One or two pages are lightly marked. Text is clear throughout. HCW View more info

Image for Orphan Road: The Railroad Comes to Seattle, 1853-1911

Orphan Road: The Railroad Comes to Seattle, 1853-1911

By: Armbruster, Kurt E.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Pullman, WA, Washington State University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 498930

ISBN: 0874221862

Condition: Very Good


Paperback - unread shop stock in excellent condition. TS View more info

Image for The Japanese Journal of American Studies, Number One, 1981: United States Policy Toward East Asia, 1945-1950

The Japanese Journal of American Studies, Number One, 1981: United States Policy Toward East Asia, 1945-1950

By: Aruga, Tadashi (ed.)

Price: £14.70

Publisher: Tokyo, The Japanese Association for American Studies: 1981

Seller ID: 444827

Condition: Good


Paperback in good condition. One or two marks on covers; spine is faintly sunned, with bumped ends. Leading corners are bent and worn, affecting early and late page corners. Lower edges of rear cover and final few pages are a little worn. Slight crease on lower edges of first few pages. Text is clear throughout, and binding is sound. TS View more info

Territorial History of Socorro, New Mexico

By: Ashcroft, Bruce

Price: £14.08

Publisher: El Paso, Texas, U.S.A., Texas Western Press: 1988

Seller ID: 249665

ISBN: 0874041694

Condition: Very Good


Second printing 1989. Stamp on lower spine. ISBN sticker on rear cover. Binding is very well preserved, though with slight shelfwear on some edges and corners and slight sun tanning. Pages are clean and crisp, and printing is tight, clean and bright throughout. MB View more info

Image for Slavery, Capitalism, and Politics in the Antebellum Republic, Volume 1: Commerce and Compromise, 1820 - 1850

Slavery, Capitalism, and Politics in the Antebellum Republic, Volume 1: Commerce and Compromise, 1820 - 1850

By: Ashworth, John

Price: £69.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 480219

ISBN: 0521474876

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in very good condition. No jacket. Spine ends are bumped. Page block is lightly marked. Pages are clean and text is clear throughout. HCW View more info

Image for Parties, Politics, and the Sectional Conflict in Tennessee, 1832 - 1861

Parties, Politics, and the Sectional Conflict in Tennessee, 1832 - 1861

By: Atkins, Jonathan M.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Knoxville, TN, USA, The University of Tennessee Press: 1997

Seller ID: 479801

ISBN: 0870499505

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with jacket in very good condition. Page block is lightly marked. Pages are clean and text is clear throughout. HCW View more info

American Labor: The Twentieth Century

By: Auerbach, Jerold S. (ed)

Price: £2.69

Publisher: Indianapolis and New York, The Bobbs-Merrill Company Inc.: 1969

Seller ID: 182046

Condition: Good


'215' written on the front cover. Cover is lightly yellowing with a few creases. Some text is underlined in blue biro. Pages are in good clean condition. View more info

Inventing Autopia: Dreams and Visions of the Modern Metropolis in Jazz Age Los Angeles

By: Axelrod, Jeremiah B. C.

Price: £6.94

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 2009

Seller ID: 427421

ISBN: 0520252853

Condition: Good


Paperback. Superficial marks on covers. Leading corners, edges and spine ends are lightly bumped and worn. Rear lower leading corner is creased. Page block is lightly marked. Pages are clean and contents are clear throughout. Binding is sound. HJW View more info

Chicago: The Glamour Years (1919-1941)

By: Aylesworth, Thomas G.; Aylesworth, Virginia

Price: £9.39

Publisher: London, U.K., Bison Books Ltd: 1986

Seller ID: 276852

ISBN: 086124270X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. Dust jacket has one or two light surface scratches. Jacket spine foot is very lightly worn. Lower edge of front board and upper edge of back board have single, small dents. Binding is sound and pages are tight and clean throughout. Contents are clear. AF View more info

America the Beautiful In Our Lifetime

By: Azuonye, Ikechukwu O

Price: £4.70

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 086234

ISBN: 0533102480

Condition: Very Good


Very Good + Hardback. VG Dust Jacket. Clean copy. viii + 88p View more info

Image for Saint Louis to Me: Footnotes on Fifty Years

Saint Louis to Me: Footnotes on Fifty Years

By: Baer, Howard F.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Stroud, Hawthorn: 1978

Seller ID: 456456

Condition: New


Hardcover. New. Item is in original shrinkwrap. AF View more info

The American Presidency: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

By: Bailey, Harry A. (Ed.); Shafritz, Jay M. (Ed.)

Price: £4.28

Publisher: Chicago, IL, U.S.A., Dorsey Press: 1988

Seller ID: 183691

ISBN: 0256057524

Condition: Good


Paperback. A few scores on covers. Front leading corners are creased. Leading corners, edges and spine ends are slightly worn. One or two minor marks on page block. Sticker on title page. Binding is intact, contents are clear. AM View more info

Image for The Eyes of Discovery: Amarica as Seen By the First Explorers

The Eyes of Discovery: Amarica as Seen By the First Explorers

By: Bakeless, John

Price: £5.89

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1961

Seller ID: 422379

Condition: Good


Paperback. Laminated covers are tanned and marked. Previous owner's name penned on half-title page. Binding is intact, contents are clean and clear. AM View more info

Image for The Afro-American: Readings

The Afro-American: Readings

By: Baker, Ross K. (ed.)

Price: £11.40

Publisher: New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold Company: 1970

Seller ID: 473667

Condition: Good


Paperback in good condition. Covers are lightly scored, faded and edge-worn. Page block is marked. Minor bumps and creases on a few pages. Pages are clean and text is clear throughout. HCW View more info

The New York Yankees : New York Yankees - 100 Years - the Official Retrospective

By: Ballantine Books Staff; Yankees

Price: £18.47

Publisher: U.S.A., Random House, Inc.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 206361

ISBN: 0345460901

Condition: Good


Large heavy book full of glossy colour images. White dust jacket is slightly grubby, pages are clean, bright and tight. View more info

Image for Imaging American Women: Idea and Ideals in Cultural History

Imaging American Women: Idea and Ideals in Cultural History

By: Banta, Martha

Price: £20.43

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1987

Seller ID: 475589

ISBN: 0231061269

Condition: Good


Hardcover with jacket. Good condition. Jacket is lightly marked and worn, with creases and repaired tears to the spine head. A few other nicks and creases to the edges. The front inner flap is creased. Some light wear to the hardcover edges. Faint marks on the page block. Interior very good, with clean and sound pages. CM View more info