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From: Library Lady (
Subject:         FS - American history - 1800's Lots of new titles
Date: October 27, 2012 at 6:36 pm PST

American history - 1800's

I accept Paypal or a money order. Shipping is media mail. $3.25 for the
first book and $.50 for each additional book. If you purchase a large
number of books, I will weigh them and give you a shipping rate based
upon weight to save you some money. I will also combine shipping from
other posts of mine.

Want all of these???? Let’s make a deal!

All books are in very good to excellent condition unless otherwise

HC – hardcover; PB – paperback; HF – historical fiction


Tecumseh, Shawnee War Chief – Jane Fleischer, PB, easy biography - $2

Geronimo, Wolf of the Warpath – Ralph Moody, Landmark #81, HC, dust
jacket shows edge wear, binding good, privately owned copy - $3.75

The American Indian in America – Jayne Clark Jones, Volume II: early
19th century to the present, HC, ex-library, c. 1973 - $2.75

The Bite of the Gold Bug, A Story of the Alaskan Gold Rush – Barthe
DeClements, Once upon America series, PB, HF - $2

From Sea to Shining Sea children’s activity book – Peter Marshall, ages
5-8, PB, new condition - $3.50

Alice Rose & Sam – Kathryn Lasky, PB, HF, about Mark Twain - $2.50

Across Five Aprils – Irene Hunt, Newbery Honor book, PB, HF about the
Civil War - $2.75

Gentle Annie, The True Story of a Civil War Hurse – Mary Francis Shura,
PB - $2.75

Children of the Wild West – Russell Freedman, PB, 100+ pages, name on
front cover - $2.50

The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle – Avi, Newbery Honor book, HC,
HF - $3

Mountain Miracle – T.L. Tedrow, The Day of Laura Ingalls Wilder book
six, PB, HF - $2.50

My Brither’s Keeper, Virginia’s Diary, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, 1868,
Dear America book, My America series, HC, ex-library - $3

The Great Wheel – Robert Lawson, Newbery award book, PB, HF, about the
1893 chicago world’s Fair - $2.75

Brady – Jean Fritz, PB, HF about the Underground Railroad - $2.75

Amos Fortune Free Man – Elizabeth Yates, PB, HF, Newbery Medal book -

Frontier Farmer, Kansas Adventures – Catherine E. Chambers, Adventures
in Frontier America series, PB - $2.75

Iron Mining – Michigan History for Kids, Winter 2002, PB - $2.75

The Story of the Emancipation Proclamation – Brendan January, HC,
privately owned copy, Cornerstones of Freedom series - $3

Meet Josefina, An American Girl, Book One, 1824, HC - $2.25

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl – Harriet Jacobs, PB,
autobiography - $2.75

Westward Ho, Ho, Ho! – Peter and Connie Roop, illustrated by Anne
Canetari Green, HC, information about various aspects of western life
plus related jokes, library binding - $3

The Value of Truth and Trust, the Story of Cochise – Ann Donnegan
Johnson, Valuetale book, HC - $2.75

If You Lived with the Sioux Indians – Ann McGovern, PB - $2.25

If You Grew Up with Abraham Lincoln – Ann McGovern, PB - $2.25

Hear That Train Whistle Blow! How the Railroad Changed the World –
Milton Meltzer, Landmark Books, Random House, c. 2004, HC, ex-library
book - $3

Young Harriet Tubman, Freedom Fighter – Anne Benjamin, Troll first-
Start biography, PB - $2.25

Jim Beckwourth, Adventures of a Mountain Man – Louis Sabin, Troll
biography, PB - $2.25

Louisa May Alcott, Young Writer – Laurence Santrey, Troll biography, PB
- $2.25

Emily Makes a Difference, A Time of Progress and Problems, 1893 – JoAnn
Grote, Sisters in Time series, PB, HF - $2.75

Davy Crockett, Young Rifleman – Aileen Wells Parks, Childhood of Famous
Americans, PB - $2.25*

Little House on the Prairie – Laura Ingalls Wilder, illustrated by Garth
Williams, PB, HF - $2.50

Farmer Boy – Laura Ingalls Wilder, HC, HF, ex-library - $2.75

The Long Winter – Laura Ingalls Wilder, illustrated by Garth Williams,
PB, HF - $2.50

Little Town on the Prairie - Laura Ingalls Wilder, illustrated by Garth
Williams, PB, HF - $2.50

Mark Twain, Young Writer – Miriam E. Mason, Childhood of Famous
Americans, PB - $2.25

Fires of Jubilee – Alison Hart, Aladdin Historical Fiction series, PB,
HF, African American slave family now free in 1865 - $2.50

Sojourner Truth Ain’t I a Woman? – Patricia C. McKissack, biography, PB
- $2.50

Harriet Tubman – George Sullivan, In Their Own Words series, gently
used, PB - $1.75

Annie Oakley, Young Markswoman – Eileen Wilson, Childhood of Famous
Americans, PB - $2.25

Teetoncey, a Story of the Outer Banks – Theodore Taylor, HC, ex-
library, HF , first novel in the Outer Banks Trilogy, same author as
“The Cay” - $3

Teetoncey and Ben O’Neal - Theodore Taylor, HC, ex-library, HF, second
novel in the Outer Banks Trilogy - $3

The Personal Correspondence of Hannah Brown and Sarah smith, The
Underground Railroad, 1858 – Nancy LeSourd, Liberty Letters series, HC,
ex-library, HF - $2.75

Sacagawea, American Pathfinder – Flora Warren Seymour, Childhood of
Famous Americans, PB - $2.25

Freedom Train, the Story of Harriet Tubman – Dorothy Sterling, PB -

Hitty Her First Hundred Years – Rachel Field, Newbery Medal book, PB, HF
- $2.50

Caddie Woodlawn – Carol Ryrie B rink, Newbery Medal book, PB, HF - $2.50

Diary of an Early American Boy, Noah Blake 1805 – Eric Sloane, PB, a re-
creation of the life that a youngster in Noah’s circumstances would have
lived, a loving tribute to a vanished way of life, illustrated profusely
with Sloane’s pen-and-ink drawing. Very nice! - $3

High Elk’s Treasure – Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve, illustrated by Oren
Lyons, HC, ex-library, HF concerning the Battle of Little Big Horn -

Parks for the People, a Story about Frederick Law Olmsted – Julie
Dunlap, HC, ex-library with dust jacket, designer and planner for NYC’s
Central Park, similar to Discovery biographies, middle elementary level
- $3

A Gathering of Days, A New England Girl’s Journal, 1830-32 – Joan W.
Blos, Newbery Medal book, PB, HF - $2.75

Sarah, Plain and Tall – Patricia MacLachlan, Newbery award book, PB, HF
- $2.50

Sarah, Plain and Tall – Patricia MacLachlan, HC, HF, ex-library - $3

Anna, Grandpa, and the Big Storm – Carla Stevens, PB, HF about the great
blizzard in NYC in 1888 - $2.75

Caleb’s Story – Patricia MacLachlan, PB, HF, sequel to Sarah Plain and
Tall and Skylark - $2.50

Dance at Grandpa’s – My First Little House Books, HC, picture book
formate, privately owned copy - $2.75*

Abe Lincoln Grow Up – Carl Sandburg, HC, 200+ pages, similar to Landmark
books in reading level and length - $3

Custer and Crazy Horse, A Story of Two Warriors – Jim Razzi, PB - $2.50*

Along the Santa Fe Trail – Penn Mullin, PB, HF, 44 pages - $2

The Statue of Liberty – Hal Marcovitz, American Symbols and their
Meanings series, HC, 48 pages, middle elementary through junior high
level - $3

Thomas Edison: the Great American Inventor – Louise Egan, Profiles in
Science for Young People series, PB - $2.75

My Brother’s Keeper, Virginia’s diary, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, 1863,
Dear America – My America series, HC, HF - $3*

Westward to Home, Joshua’s Diary, The Oregon Trail, 1848, Dear America –
My America series, HC, HF - $3

My Heart Is on the Ground, The diary of Nannie Little Rose, a Sioux
Girl, Carlisle Indian school, Pennsylvania, 1880, Dar America series,
HC, HF - $3

Flying Free, Corey’s Underground Railroad Diary, My America series –
Sharon Dennis Wyeth, HC, HF - $3

Generals – The Civil War, Biographical sketches of the Principal Leaders
– Michael Golay, HC, gives about 12 biographical sketches of both Union
and Confederate generals - $3

The Real McCoy, The Life of an African-American Inventor – Wendy Towle,
PB, picture book format - $2.50

Buffalo Bill and the Pony Express – Eleanor Coerr, An I Can Read Book
level 3, PB - $2.50

Bartholdi and the Statue of Liberty – Willadene Price, c. 1959, HC, ex-
library, cover edge wear, binding good - $2.50

A Perfect Place, Joshua’s Oregon trail Diary, Book Two – Patricia
Hermes, My America, HC, HF - $2.75

Terrible Swift Sword, Union Artillery, Cavalry and Infantry, 1861 – 1865
– John P. Langellier – G.I. The Illustrated History of the American
soldier, His Uniform and His Equipment series, HC, library binding,
excellent condition, c. 2002, Chelsea House, 76 pages , lots of black
and white photos - $3.25$1.75

Geronimo, Young Warrior – George Edward Stanley, Childhood of Famous
Americans, PB, gently used - $1.75

Abigail Takes the Wheel – Avi, Houghton Mifflin Reading Theme Paperback,
PB, HF - $1.75

The Statue of Liberty – Natalie Miller, Cornerstones of Freedom, HC -

Nettie’s Trip South – Ann Turner, PB, based on a true story of a young
girl in 1859 who traveled to the South and saw slavery firsthand - $2.75

Albert Schweitzer, Thoughts for Our Times, HC with dust jacket, c. 1975
on the 100th anniversary of his birth - $3

Go to it, you Dutchman! The Story of Edward Bok, Ruby Peeples Treadway,
HC, c. 1969, library binding, has a library stamp inside front and back
but no other markings. He was a publisher and editor of Ladies’ Home
Journal - $2.50

Hall's Living Library

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