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These Hallowed Grounds, Clagett, John
1 These Hallowed Grounds
Clagett, John
New York Hawthorn Books, Inc. 1968 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean gray cloth boards with illustration of old cannon on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Mere hint of light browning to spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 159 pgs. with index. Illustrated with maps and black & white plates. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with two tiny closed edge tears at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A book on the American battle parks and monuments, including Fort Sumter, Bull Run, Gettysburg, Little Bighorn, and U.S.S. Arizona at Pearl Harbor, to name just a few. 5-1/2" 8-1/2". Military History. 017246

Price: 15.00 USD
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Leschi of the Nisquallies, Emmons, Della Gould
2 Leschi of the Nisquallies
Emmons, Della Gould
Minneapolis T. S. Denison & Co. 1965 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Signed
Clean rust brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binfing is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers are ilustrated with maps; no names, writing or marks. 416 pgs. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on back of front free endpaper; also inscribed and SIGNED by C. E. Hutchin, Jr. to whom the book is dedicated by the author. Dustjacket has very light soiling, very small chip at lower spine corner and lower spine tip, small price clip to front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of Leschi, the bold, advetnurous Nisqually brave who wielded vast influence over his people and lived with his tribe in peaceful association with the British traders at Fort Nisqually until the Boston settlers pushed north to Puget Sound. 8vo. Native American. 013184

Price: 65.00 USD
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Jackknife John, Hanes, Frank Borden
3 Jackknife John
Hanes, Frank Borden
San Antonio, TX The Naylor Company 1964 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition in original dust jacket, signed by the author. Very clean yellow cloth boards with red lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear, one tiny (under 1/16") closed tear at top of spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Tiny red number "34" at top corner of front free endpaper. SIGNED by author on front free endpaper. 265 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has very slight wear at spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of Quarter Horse Jackknife John, and the engrossing account of how he won the cutting competition at Fort Worth. 8vo. Horses. 011544

Price: 25.00 USD
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Dodsworth, Lewis, Sinclair
4 Dodsworth
Lewis, Sinclair
New York Harcourt Brace 1929 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean original second-state dust jacket. Dark blue cloth boards with orange title box and line border. Mere hint of very light soiling, very light surface wear at spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date (1929) neatly penned on front free endpaper. Published March, 1929 on copyright page, 377 pages. Dustjacket has publisher's price of $2.50 on front inside flap with two reviews, is clean, uncreased, with very tiny corner chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Adapted for the stage in 1934 by Sidney Howard and filmed in 1936 by William Wyler, and the basis for a 1950 British television drama starring Ruth Chatterton and Walter Abel; also a 1995 musical adaptation that was staged in Fort Worth, Texas with Hal Linden and Dee Hoty. 022190

Price: 400.00 USD
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The Edisons Of Fort Myers - Discoveries of the Heart, Smoot, Tom
5 The Edisons Of Fort Myers - Discoveries of the Heart
Smoot, Tom
Sarasota, Florida Pineapple Press, Inc. 2004 1561643122 / 9781561643127 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition (first printing, with full number line on copyright page), in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean beige boards with darker beige spine, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with wonderful black and white photographs. 372 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026463

Price: 18.00 USD
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The Fort in the Wilderness, Strobeck, Katherine M.
6 The Fort in the Wilderness
Strobeck, Katherine M.
Sylvan Beach, NY North Country Books 1978 0-932052-16-9 / 9780932052162 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Printing, SIGNED by author, in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean dark blue cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean illustrated endpapers (detailed diagram of Fort Stanwix). No previous owner markings. Signed on title page by author: "Katherine M. Strobeck". Illustrated by Emerson Lamb. 83 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (5.95 on front inside flap), has very light soiling, two short closed edge tears, no chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A fascinating book written for children, but many adults will be unable to put it down. A story of true adventure, based on Mohawk Valley, New York history and the Oriskany-Fort Stanwix campaign in 1777. 026877

Price: 30.00 USD
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First Blood - The Story of Fort Sumter, Swanberg, W. A.
7 First Blood - The Story of Fort Sumter
Swanberg, W. A.
London Longmans 1960 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, binding is tight & square, no cracking. Some faint spotting to endpapers and page edges, no names, writing or marks. 373 pp. with index. Illustrated with maps, black and white plates. Dustjacket is unclipped, unchipped, no tears; hint of light soiling to edges of rear panel, very slight age toning to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020974

Price: 15.00 USD
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