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1 America Explored: A Cartographical History of the Exploration of North America Johnson, Adrian Miles
New York Viking Press 1974 067011670x / 9780670116706 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Quarto 
254pgs. A lovely book in VG condition, just as is its handsome DJ, now protected with new Mylar. Very light, almost invisible, small 'freckles' on top page edges. 
Price: 67.74 USD
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2 American Folk Paintings: Paintings and Drawings Other Than Portraits from the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center Rumford, Beatrix
Boston, Massachusetts New York Graphic Society 1988 0821216201 / 9780821216200 Cloth Hardcover New / Mint New / Mint Quarto 
447pgs. An exceptional offering: NEW BOOK and DJ, both in MINT condition, and now protected with new Mylar. // Top notch. 
Price: 85.80 USD
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3 American Image: Photographing One Hundred Fifty Years in the Life of a Nation Sandler, Martin W.
Chicago Contemporary Books 1989 0809243814 / 9780809243815 Hardcover New New Quatro 
NEW BOOK and DJ, both MINT. Hardcover, 266 of the Photography of American History. // No finer copy exists. And you want this book. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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4 Americana: The Americas in the World Around 1850 (Or 'Seeing the Elephant' As the Theme for an Imaginary Western) Dunkerley, James
NY Verso 2000 1859847536 / 9781859847534 Hardcover New New Octavo 
NO FINER COPY EXISTS. // NEW BOOK and DJ, both in MINT condition, and with new Mylar protection. // Hardcover, 642 pages, illustrated. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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5 Facing History: The Black Image in American Art 1710-1940 McElroy, Guy C.
San Francisco, California, U.S.A. Bedford Arts 1990 0938491385 / 9780938491385 Soft Cover Very Good PLUS Quatro 
This is a fine copy of a beautiful book in VG+ condition, with the very slightest shelfwear. A very illuminating look into the way the Black person has been seen in this country from 1710 at least to 1940. A wee black mark on bottom page-edges. 
Price: 48.37 USD
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6 From Exploration to Conservation: Picturing the Sierra Nevada David and Lucile Packard Foundation; Wilderness Society (U.S.); Nevada Museum of Art; Nell J. Redfield Foundation
Reno, Nevada, U.S.A. Nevada Museum of Art 1998 0965811522 / 9780965811521 Soft Cover Mint Quatro 
This large softcover is as NEW, and is in MINT condition, from the Nevada Museum of Art in Reno, and the Wilderness Socity. A unique marriage of history and art, which will interest all those from either or both areas of interest. 
Price: 31.64 USD
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7 Glass in Early America: Selections from the Henry Francis Du Pont Winterthur Museum Palmer, Arlene
Delaware Winterthur Museum 1994 039303660x / 9780393036602 Clothbound Hardcover New New Quarto 
425pgs. Sparkling BRAND NEW BOOK in awesome PERFECT MINT/ PRISTINE condition, just as is its handsome DJ, now protected with new Mylar. //// Search as one might, there will be found no finer copy of this book anywhere on Earth, or in the Universe, or the Cosmos, OR in the Heliosphere. Perfection, period ! 
Price: 65.00 USD
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8 House of War Carroll, James
Boston Houghton Mifflin 2006 0618187804 / 9780618187805 Hard Cover Brand New / MINT Brand New / MINT Octavo 
This is a sparkling BRAND NEW BOOK which is in spotless, flawless, awesome MINT / PRISTINE condition, JUST as is its handsome DJ, now protected with new Mylar. // Carroll is the ex-Roman Catholic priest who won the National Book Award for 'An American Requiem' and has written 'Mortal Friends' and 'Prince of Peace.' A remarkable man, author, and book. 
Price: 40.68 USD
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9 Japanese American History: An A-To-Z Reference from 1868 to the Present 
New York Facts on File 1993 0816026807 / 9780816026807 Hard Cover New / Mint New / Mint Quarto 
386 pp. BRAND NEW BOOK in spotless, perfect, flawless, ichiban MINT / PRISTINE condition, just as is its DJ: NEW and MINT and now with new Mylar. 
Price: 40.64 USD
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10 Moreau De St. Mery's American Journey [1793-1798] Roberts, Kenneth and Roberts, Anna M., Translators & Editors
Garden City, New York Doubleday & Company 1947 First Edition Cloth Near Mint No Dj Octavo 
This handsome book is ultra-clean and is in NEAR-MINT condition; no DJ. Tight, intact, no marks, no creases, no bumps or grinds. Top notch, First Edition. With handsome frontispiece painted by James Bingham. 
Price: 40.68 USD
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11 Native American Art Penney, David W., and Longfish, George C.
NY Beaux Arts Editions 1994 0883639610 / 9780883639610 Hard Cover New / Mint New / Mint Quatro 
This is a sparkling Near MINT-condition hardcover, with a MINT DJ which is now protected with Mylar. A breath-taking look at the beauty and scope of Native American Art. Splendidifferous. 
Price: 58.76 USD
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12 Native Americans: Five Centuries of Changing Images Trenton, Patricia; Houlihan, Patrick T.
New York Harry N Abrams Inc 1989 0810913844 / 9780810913844 Cloth Hardcover Quatro 

Price: 45.16 USD
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13 Spirit Beings and Sun Dancers: Black Hawk's Vision of the Lakota World Berlo, Janet Catherine;Phillips, Ruth B.;Berlo, Janet;Phillips, Ruth
New York George Braziller 2000 0807614653 / 9780807614655 Hard Cover Brand New / MINT Brand New / MINT Quatro 
190pgs. This is a sparkling BRAND NEW BOOK which is in immaculate MINT / PRISTINE condition, just as is its handsome DJ, which is now protected with new Mylar. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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14 The Whiskey Rebellion: George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, And the Frontier Rebels Who Challenged America's Newfound Sovereignty Hogeland, William
NY Scribner's Sons 2006 0743254902 / 9780743254908 Hardcover New / Mint New / Mint Octavo 
NEW and MINT First Edition; DJ with new Mylar protection. /// No finer copy exists. 
Price: 21.67 USD
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15 The World of the American Indian Billard, Jules B., Editor
Washington, Dc National Geographic 1979 Cloth Mint Very Good Quatro 
This book is as-NEW, and is in MINT / PRISTINE condition, and the DJ is VG and is now protected with Mylar covering. Comes complete with folded map entitled 'Indians of North America.' 
Price: 22.15 USD
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16 Time to Every Purpose: The Four Seasons in American Culture Kammen, Michael G.
Chapel Hill, NC. Univ of North Carolina Pr 2004 080782836x / 9780807828366 Hard Cover and Cloth New / Mint Mint / Pristine Dj with Mylar Octavo 
This is a sparkling BRAND NEW BOOK which is in MINT / PRISTINE condition, just as is its DJ, which is now protected with a Mylar covering. Very insightful. Top notch. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Very Rare Glassware of the Depression Years/1st Series Florence, Gene
Kentucky Collector Books 1991 0891453660 / 9780891453666 Hard Cover Brand New / MINT Brand New / MINT Quarto 
128pgs. BRAND NEW BOOK in PERFECT MINT CONDITION, just as is its DJ, now protected with new Mylar. // No finer copy of this book will be found anywhere. Perfection, period ! 
Price: 40.64 USD
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18 Wall-To-Wall America: A Cultural History of Post-Office Murals in the Great Depression Marling, Karal Ann
Minneapolis Univ of Minnesota Pr 1983 0816611173 / 9780816611171 Second Edition Soft Cover Very Good Octavo 
A great addition to your library of unique American Art. This reviewer grew up gazing at these marvelous murals not only in Post Offices, but in Woolsworth Coffee Shops as well. Our copy is in VG condition, and is highly recommended. 
Price: 22.15 USD
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