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153072

Pre-Civil War Kentucky...

Item #153072
THE LOUISVILLE DAILY JOURNAL, Louisville, Kentucky, 1849. Rare to find newspaper from Kentucky dated before the Civil War. Various news of the day and a tremendous number of advertisements, some of which are illustrated. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Measures approximately 26x20 inches, four pag... See More  

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$38.00
153070

From the island of Malta...

Item #153070
LLOYD MALTESE, Italy, 1841 A quite rare little newspaper, published in Italian, containing four pages and measuring about 7 by 8 inches. Very nice condition. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown.

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$38.00
153069

Item #153069
THE HISTORICAL FAMILY LIBRARY, Cadiz, Ohio, 1836. A magazine of history, delving very extensively into just a few topics with each issue. Unusual in that this periodical's format was to use "flowing text", meaning sentences ran over from issue to issue, so any given publication whould begin in the middle of a sentence from the previous issue. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get ... See More  

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$11.00
153068
Item #153068

January 01, 1858

THE ILLUSTRATED NEWS OF THE WORLD, London, 1858 Formatted very much like Harper's Weekly, with an ornate masthead and several illustrations throughout. Basically British content and scenes, although other content as well. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Measures approximately 16"x11" ... See More  

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$17.00
153067
Item #153067
THE INCITER, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1833. A small magazine with a wide variety of content. A very uncommon title and a volume one issue. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Sixteen pages measuring approximately 9x5 inches, browning and foxing throughout.

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$25.00
153066

Early Indiana...

Item #153066
THE INDEPENDENT PRESS, Lawrenceburgh, Indiana, 1854. A rather uncommon and early title from Indiana. Various news of the day and a wealth of ads, many of which are illustrated. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Measures 23x18 inches, four pages, some wear and light browning.

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$29.00
153065

By Horace Greeley...

Item #153065
THE JEFFERSONIAN, Albany, New York, 1838. A political newspaper by the famed publisher Horace Greeley, from very early in his career--before he began his famous "New York Tribune". Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Four pages measuring 12"x10", some light staining.

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$12.00
153062

Item #153062
THE NEW YORK EVANGELIST, New York, NY, 1846 As the title might suggest, a religious paper with much religious content. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Measures 27x21 inches with four pages.

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$20.00
153061
Item #153061
DAILY EVENING STANDARD, New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1851. A nice, typical newspaper of the day from this famous whaling city on the Massachusetts coast. A wealth of news of the day and advertisements. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Measures 19x15 inches, four pages. Occasional foxing througout.

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$19.00
153059

By the Quakers...

Item #153059
THE FRIEND, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1828. A small-size Quaker newspaper subtitled: "A Religious and Literary Journal" which pretty much describes its contents. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Measures approximately 11x 9 inches and containing 8 pages.

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$11.00
153058

Early newspaper from Hawaii...

Item #153058
THE FRIEND, Honolulu, Hawaii, 1855  A very early newspaper from Hawaii, containing various religious content but other items as well. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Eight pages measuring approximately 12x9 inches. Note: Other years are available as well - but may be priced differently. Be in ... See More  

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$46.00
153057
Item #153057
FRIEND'S INTELLIGENCER, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1853. A Quaker magazine with a wide variety of content. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Sixteen pages with occasional foxing measuring 10x7 inches.

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$16.00
153055
Item #153055
GLEASON'S WEEKLY LINE-OF-BATTLE SHIP, Boston, Massachusetts, 1859. See the photo below for one of the more ornate front pages of any newspaper of this period, with a large ship in the masthead and patriotic embellishments around the edges. These embellishments are around the margins of ALL eight pages. Various illustrations on the ftpg. and the inside pages, but DO NOTE that the photo is "... See More  

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$20.00
153054

Commercial newspaper from Philadelphia...

Item #153054
GROTJAN'S PUBLIC-SALE REPORT, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1813  This s a very unusual title, being essentially an early version of the Wall Street Journal as it gives various stock & produce prices of the day. It lasted for just ten years. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Measures appro... See More  

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$27.00
153053

Temperance magazine...

Item #153053
THE CRUSADER, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1858. A temperance magazine with a wide variety of content within its 40+ pages. Disbound, very minor foxing, mostly nice. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Measures approximately 9"x6".

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$26.00
153051

Item #153051
THE COURIER, London, 1822. A nice, "typical" newspaper from England during the early 19th century,w tih the entire front page taken up with ads and various news of the day on the inside pages. In great condition with a partial red-inked tax stamp at the top of page one. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Measur... See More  

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$11.00
153049

Item #153049
THE CONGRESSIONAL GLOBE, Washington, DC, 1856. This was essentially the "Congressional Record" of the day, recording all the: "Official Proceedings of Congress" as so noted in the dateline. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Measures 12x9 inches approximately and contains 16 pages, nice condition.

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$10.00
153048
Item #153048
THE CONNECTICUT EVANGELICAL MAGAZINE, Hartford, Connecticut, 1801. A religious magazine from the earliest part of the 19th century, mostly notably desirable because it is untrimmed as issued and still contains the original, blue/green outer wrappers--rare as such. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. M... See More  

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$26.00
153047
Item #153047
CITY GAZETTE AND COMMERICAL DAILY ADVERTISER, Charleston, South Carolina, 1820. A quite nice & very early newspaper from the South, contaiing various news of the day & a wealth of ads, a few of which are illustrated. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Four pages measuring 21"x15". Mi... See More  

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$56.00
153046
Item #153046
THE CHARLESTON COURIER, Charleston, South Carolina, 1820. A rather early & uncommon newspaper from the South, containing various news of the day and a wealth of ads. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Four pages with minor margin tears and even browning, measuring approximately 21"x14"... See More  

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$55.00
153045

Item #153045
THE CALVINISTIC MAGAZINE, Rogersville, Tennessee, 1827. A very early & uncommon religious magazine from Tennessee. Disbound & without any outer wrappers, the city & state are not noted in the dateline but I have enclosed a photocopy of the volume's titlepage which includes "Rogersville, Tennessee" as verification. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific d... See More  

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$46.00
153039
Item #153039
ARMY AND NAVY CHRONICLE, Washington, DC, 1838. A magazine-size publication obviously themed on military events. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Sixteen pages measuring 10"x6", very nice condition.

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$20.00
153038

Publisher with an interesting life...

Item #153038
 THE ANTIGALLICAN MONITOR, London, 1811  Published by Lewis Goldsmith, an Anglo-French publicist of Portuguese-Jewish extraction. Previous to publishing this newspaper he spend much time in France acting as a "secret agent" to Napoleon, including efforts to kidnap King Louis XVIII. Goldsmith returned to England in 1809 & was at first he arrested and imprisoned, but soon was... See More  

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$18.00
153036

Exploring the influence of war on domestic Life...

Item #153036
ADVOCATE OF PEACE, (Hartford, Connecticut), 1834. An interesting magazine which has war as its theme, and the value of peace as opposed to war. Note that the photo is "generic" and the issue you get will not have this specific date but will have the format as shown. Forty-six pages measuring 9"x6", disbound without outer wrappers.

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$11.00
153002

Rare antebellum title from New Orleans...

Item #153002
NEW-ORLEANS PRICE CURRENT, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1851 As the title would suggest, this four page paper is focused on the economy and prices of hundreds of items. But there is some news of the day as well. A wealth of ads, including all of pgs. 1 & 4. Light browning at the margins, generally nice.

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$40.00
152704

Early Newburgh... Illustrated ads...

Item #152704
DAILY NEWS from Newburgh, New York, 1857. This 4 page newspaper is in good condition with various news of the day, both local & national. A wealth of illustrated ads as well The exact date in the photo may not be the one you receive but will be similar & the same year.Minimal wear, mostly nice.

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$23.00
152624

Burrough's paper cutter...

Item #152624

October 08, 1859

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, October 8, 1859  This 16 page magazine is in nice condition and is loaded with early invention illustrations and descriptions along with several interesting advertisements. Many of the things we use today on a regular basis were just being invented back then. This particular issue has on the front page: "BURROUGH'S IMPROVED PAPER-CUTTER."

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$21.00
152567

Charleston, South Carolina...

Item #152567

December 23, 1840

THE CHARLESTON COURIER, December 23, 1840  This 4 page newspaper contains news of the day and interesting advertisements throughout including the following featured material: Early for South Carolina with many advertisements. Nice condition.

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$36.00
152556

Very early Oneida Community newspaper...

Item #152556
THE PERFECTIONIST, Putney, Vermont, 1844 This is the earliest Oneida Community newspaper we have from just 2 years after its founding. This small folio-size newspaper only published twice a month, by J. H. Noyes & J. L. Skinner. Within these 4 pages the editors espouse their Christian philosophy which became the foundation of the Oneida movement, which would take on greater presence in the dec... See More  

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$27.00
152464

Santa Fe Army... Poland Ohio...

Item #152464

September 15, 1846

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, Sept. 15, 1846 Pg. 3 has a letter discussing the Santa Fe Army. Also a report about a discovery at a Poland, Ohio iron company: "Iron Made with Raw Bituminous Coal."

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$18.00
152446

By the Odd Fellows...

Item #152446

January 01, 1848

THE ODD FELLOW, Boston, Jan., 1848  An "Extra" containing "A General Directory Of The Order Throughout The United States." Quarto-size, 8 pgs., with a somewhat ornate masthead.

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$20.00
152418

The game of wicket with a diagram....

Item #152418

February 14, 1857

PORTER'S SPIRIT OF THE TIMES, N.Y., Feb. 14, 1857 "Out Door Sports" on an inside pg. has two letters concerning the game of "Wicket". Includes a small diagram of the ground plan. Interesting. Occasional foxing.



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$22.00
152414

Illustrated California Cedar Tree...

Item #152414

October 01, 1853

GLEASON'S, Oct. 1, 1853 Inside nearly a fullpg: "The Great California Cedar Tree" with text. Halfpg: "The Narrows, From Staten Island, N.Y." & nearly a halfpg: "Steamboat Landing, Foot Of Lake George" with text.

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$31.00
152352

Decorative masthead...

Item #152352
THE TRUMPET & UNIVERSALIST MAGAZINE, Boston, 1828  Mostly religious-related content. Masthead features a wood engraving of a trumpeting angel. Occasional foxing.  Although actual dates vary, the issue sent will have the same look and condition as the one shown, and will be dated from 1828.

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$25.00
152288

Item #152288

March 23, 1832

NEW-YORK SPECTATOR, March 23, 1832 Ftpg. has a detailed meeting report: "Young Men's Auxiliary Colonization Society" along with a list of the officers &managers. Some light foxing.

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$16.00
152097

Item #152097

June 10, 1820

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, June 10, 1820 A page 3 report: "Macbeth's Castle" talks about the discovery of a vault at Dunsinane Castle containing a large meteoric stone and two bronze tablets. Says the stone was put there by Macbeth and it might be the sacred Jacob's Pillow. Some foxing in unrelated reports.

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$28.00
152060

Item #152060

May 31, 1856

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, May 31, 1856 Ftpg: "From Kansas--By The Mails" has a detailed letter from he Office of the U.S. Marshall at Lecompton. The letter states in part: "All persons in Kansas Territory...who honestly submit to the constituted authorities, will ever find me ready to aid in protecting them; all who seek to resist the laws...and turn traitors to their country will find m... See More  

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$47.00
152051

Item #152051

May 12, 1849

NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, May 12, 1849 A page 3 report headed "Most Afflicting and Fatal Tumults In the City of New York" give details about the riot at the Astor Opera House that resulted in twenty-two deaths. The report says that amond those arrested was Ned Buntline, who supposedly helped precipitate the riot, and was later know for his dime novels and for dubbing William Cody as "Buf... See More  

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$37.00
152041

Item #152041
THE WISCONSIN CHIEF from Milwaukee & Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin 1860. This newspaper is in nice condition due to the use of cotton and rag paper used during this time in history. This 4 page issue contains news of the day and several interesting advertisements that shows what life was like at this time. Rare and early from this far West.

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$27.00
151973
Item #151973
LYNCHBURG VIRGINIAN from Lynchburg, Virginia and dated: 1846. This newspaper is in nice condition due to the use of cotton and rag paper used during this time in history. This 4 page issue contains news of the day and several interesting advertisements that shows what life was like at this time.

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$32.00
151850

University of Pennsylvania...

Item #151850

March 24, 1829

NATIONAL GAZETTE, Phila., March 24, 1829 "University Of Pennsylvania" on the ftpg. lists the recent graduates of the medical school. There is also a report about the laying of the cornerstone of the new Medical Hall. Small hole in the second leaf, light fold rubbing, traces of foxing.

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$18.00
151796

Item #151796

October 25, 1823

THE NATIONAL GAZETTE AND LITERARY REGISTER, Phila., Oct. 25, 1823 "Reflections On Volcanos By Guy Lussac" takes three columns on the ftpg. and part of a column on pg. 2. These "reflections" were read before the Royal Academy at Paris. Traces of foxing, otherwise good.

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$14.00
151757
Item #151757

March 31, 1859

GARDINER HOME JOURNAL, Maine, March 31, 1859  See the photo below for the nice page 2 article headed: "Pike's Peak" with the article talking about the travels there. Interesting, period item on this famous gold rush in Colorado! You get the complete 4 page issue which is in nice condition.

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$36.00
151662

Item #151662

January 12, 1821

NEW ENGLAND GALAXY newspaper from Boston dated Jan. 12, 1821. More than half of the front page is taken up with the "Address Of The Carriers of the New England Galaxy". Also on the ftpg: "Pitcairn's Island". Various news of the day inside and ads as well. This is the complete, 4 page issue in nice condition save for various foxing.

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$27.00
151659

Item #151659

December 19, 1835

THE UNITED STATES GAZETTE, Philadelphia, Dec. 19, 1835 Page 3 has the: "Inaugural Address Of Joseph Ritner", governor-elect of Pennsylvania. Very light dampstaining in the lower third of the lower half, a few traces of foxing in the address, otherwise good.

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$20.00
151650

Item #151650

May 04, 1811

THE COLUMBIAN FOR THE COUNTRY, New York, May 4, 1811 Pg. 3 has a comparatively large illustrated ad for a "Wire Manufactory" with text. Ftpg. illustrated umbrella ad. Very nice shape.

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$17.00
151620

Item #151620

April 07, 1804

NEW-YORK HERALD, Apr. 7, 1804 The front page has a letter of appeal and a "Memorial" to the House of Representatives from Samuel Chase with regard to his impeachment. The memorial concludes on pg. 2. Both are signed in type: Samuel Chase. Minor rubbing on the ftpg., stray writing above the masthead, and a few traces of foxing.

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$17.00
151612

Item #151612

March 01, 1845

NEW YORK SPECTATOR newspaper dated March 1, 1845. See the photo below for the interesting illustrated ad which appears on page 4 of this issue, for "Dr. Stephenson's Eye & Ear Infirmary". Unusual item. You get the complete 4 page issue in nice condition save for some edge tears and a waterstain in the lower one-third--neither of which affect the mentioned ad.

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$21.00
151611

Item #151611

March 28, 1829

NATIONAL GAZETTE & LITERARY REGISTER newspaper from Phila. dated Mar. 28 1829. See the photo below for the very nice & quite unusual illustrated advertisement for Rodgers Table Fork, with details. Fascinating! You get the complete, 4 page issue which is in nice condition.

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$22.00
151606

Item #151606

November 09, 1856

PORTER'S SPIRIT OF THE TIMES ,Nov. 9,1856 An early sporting journal subtitled: "A Chronicle of the Turf, Field Sports, Literature and the Stage." Taking nearly a fullpg. inside are the lyrics and music for the "Lager Bier Song." Small tears at the top affect each leaf, otherwise good.

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$21.00
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