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Image for Calendars of the House of Representatives Fifty-Seventh Congress, First Session. Tuesday, July 1, 1902 and Monday, December 1, 1902

Calendars of the House of Representatives Fifty-Seventh Congress, First Session. Tuesday, July 1, 1902 and Monday, December 1, 1902

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 06299

Condition: Fair


Quarter-bound leather and cloth with gilt stamping. Marbled endpapers and page edges. Large amount of the fornt cover has what looks to be insect damage, affecting the gilt title. 104 pages, about half of which comprise the Index. View more info

Image for Richard Milhous Nixon Inaugural Parade, Washington, D.C., January 20, 1969: General Orders Number 1

Richard Milhous Nixon Inaugural Parade, Washington, D.C., January 20, 1969: General Orders Number 1

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., 1969

Seller ID: 08006

Condition: Fair


Covers are worn and creased and there's about a four-inch cut in the front cover that carries into the first few pages. 93 pages, illustrated with tables, diagrams, and maps. View more info

Image for United States Code Annotated - TITLE 36: Patriotic Societies and Observances and TITLE 37: Pay and Allowances of the Uniformed Services

United States Code Annotated - TITLE 36: Patriotic Societies and Observances and TITLE 37: Pay and Allowances of the Uniformed Services

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: St. Paul, Minnesota, West Publishing: 1979

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 09188

Condition: Near Fine


Previous company stamp to the page edges, otherwise a fine copy. 643 pages. View more info

Image for The Golden Door: The Irony of Our Immigration Policy

The Golden Door: The Irony of Our Immigration Policy

By: Bruce, J. Campbell

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1954

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 06067

Condition: Very Good


Light shelf wear. Some pencil marks next to passages on several pages. Jacket spine faded, light wear at the spine ends. 244 pages. View more info

Image for The Tides of Power: Conversations on the American Constitution Between Bob Eckhardt, Member of Congress from Texas, and Charles L. Black, Jr., Sterling Professor of Law, Yale University

The Tides of Power: Conversations on the American Constitution Between Bob Eckhardt, Member of Congress from Texas, and Charles L. Black, Jr., Sterling Professor of Law, Yale University

By: Eckhardt, Bob (SIGNED) and Charles L. Black, Jr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Haven, Connecticut, Yale Univesity Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 03124

ISBN: 0300019742

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth, gilt stamping to spine. Very light shelf wear. Dust jacket is edge-worn and has a torn area on both front and rear panels where the paper around the tear is creased. Text on the rear flap has some underlining of the authors' names. Protected from further damage now in a Mylar sleeve. Interior of book is clean and free of marks or writing. Signed on the front free endpaper: "To Don Heard with very best regards, Bob Eckhardt." View more info

The Tides of Power: Conversations on the American Constitution Between Bob Eckhardt, Member of Congress from Texas, and Charles L. Black, Jr., Sterling Professor of Law, Yale University

By: Eckhardt, Bob (SIGNED) and Charles L. Black, Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Haven, Connecticut, Yale Univesity Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 05142

ISBN: 0300019742

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth, gilt stamping to spine. Signed on the front free endpaper to the previous owner. 225 pages with Appendix (The Constitution of the United States and Amendments). View more info

Image for Regional Policy; Readings in Theory and Applications

Regional Policy; Readings in Theory and Applications

By: Friedmann, John and William Alonso

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, MIT Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06026

ISBN: 0262060574

Condition: Very Good


Some creasing to the spine. Previous owner name on the front free endpaper. 808 pages, including a Bibliographical Essay. Following the 1964 publication of Regional Development and Planning, and its subsequent printings, the editors decided to publish a new selection of readings on the subject because of the growth in both scholarly interest and policy experience. A few readings have been retained from the original volume for historical interest. View more info

Image for Foreign Relations of the United States 1952-1954, Volume XVI: The Geneva Conference

Foreign Relations of the United States 1952-1954, Volume XVI: The Geneva Conference

By: Glennon, John P. (Editor in Chief)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Department of State: 1981

Seller ID: 06533

Condition: Near Fine


Previous owner stamp inside front cover, else free of marks or writing. Nice, clean copy. 1,597 pages with Index. Contents deal with Geneva Conferences on Korea and Indochina in 1954. View more info

The Hoover Report 1953-1955: What it Means to You as Citizen and Taxpayer

By: MacNeil, Neil and Harold W. Metz

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05662

Condition: Good


Moderate wear to boards, jacket is chipped, with some edge wear. Intorduction by former president Herber Hoover. 344 pp., with Appendixes and Index. View more info

Image for The System: The Misgovernment of Modern Britain

The System: The Misgovernment of Modern Britain

By: Nicholson, Max [Introduction by Max Lerner]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05994

Condition: Near Fine -


Small stain to the top edge near the spine, otherwise fine. 455 pages with Notes on Sources and Index. View more info

Democracy in the United States

By: Riker, William H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1953

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 05586

Condition: Near Fine


Previous owner had the book rebound with brown cloth and gilt titles and his name in gilt on the front cover. The printing year has been hand written in white ink near the tail of the spine. All page edges have mottled red spray appearance. [xiv] 428 pages, including Appendices, Constitution of the United States, Suggestions for Further Reading, and Index. Illustrated with charts and tables, which are listed in the Table of Contents. View more info

Image for Hearings Before the Committee on Rules, House of Representatives Sixty-Fourth Congress, Second Session: Alleged Divulgence of President's Note to Belligerent Powers (Two Volumes, Parts 1-14 and Parts 15-25)

Hearings Before the Committee on Rules, House of Representatives Sixty-Fourth Congress, Second Session: Alleged Divulgence of President's Note to Belligerent Powers (Two Volumes, Parts 1-14 and Parts 15-25)

By: US House of Representatives Committee on Rules

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Government Printing Office: 1917

Seller ID: 08754

Condition: Very Good


Two leather-bound volumes with gilt lettering to the spine and marbled endpapers and edges. Some rubbing to the extremities and the spines are toned with age. Each copy is tight and firm. These copies belonged to Chairman of the House Committee on Rules, Robert Lee Henry (1864-1931), whose name appears in gilt at the bottom of the spine on each volume (Robert L. Henry). Henry, a progressive Democrat from Texas (and great-great-great grandson of Patrick Henry), was Chairm... View more info

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British and American Systems of Government

By: Walles, Malcolm

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oxford / New Jersey, Philip Allan / Barnes & Noble: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06284

ISBN: 0860034046

Condition: Very Good


Light spotting to the top-edge. Jacket has a discolored, toned appearance and the lettering is somewhat faded (perhaps a printing error?). Free of any stains, chips or tears. 212 pages with Appendix (US Constitution), Bibliography, and Index. View more info