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DRY DOCK ON THE SHORES OF THE GULF OF MEXICO

By: Harrison, Benjamin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1892

Seller ID: 005392


Message from the President of the United States, transmitting a letter from the Secretary of the Navy relative to a proposed dry dock on the shores of the Gulf of Mexico. 52D Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives Ex. Doc. No. 79. Referred to the Committee on Naval Affairs and ordered to be printed, January 20, 1892. 22 pp. Large foldout map of the Mississippi River. Disbound government document. Corners are bent. Back pages have significant browning/chip... View more info

FANTASTICS AND OTHER FANCIES

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1914

Seller ID: 005987


Edited by Charles Woodward Hutson. 242 pp. Grey paper boards with orange cloth spine. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed to boards, edges are rubbed with areas showing boards. Spine is darkened, tips are bent and starting to fray, chip to title box. Previous owner's name written on front free endpaper. Many page edges are untrimmed. Interior is tight and clean. Book in Good condition. View more info

LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY, TRANSMITTING INFORMATION UPON THE SUBJECT OF EXECUTING THE LAW FOR BUILDING LIGHT-HOUSES, BOUYS, &c.

By: House of Representatives

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, Thomas Allen, Print: 1837

Seller ID: 005873


Light-houses, Buoys, &c. 25th Congress, 2d Session, House of Representatives, Treasury Department, Doc. No. 27. Referred to the Committee on Commerce, December 14, 1837. "...making appropriations for building light-houses, light-boats, beacon-lights, buoys, and dolphins..." describing work approved and rejected in Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, So... View more info

LETTER FROM THE ACTING SECRETARY OF WAR, TRANSMITTING, WITH A COPY OF A REPORT, A LETTER FROM THE CHIEF OF ENGINEERS RELATING TO THE OBSTRUCTION OF NAVIGABLE WATERS OF THE SOUTH BY THE WATER HYACINTH

By: House of Representatives

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1898

Seller ID: 006562


Water Hyacinth Obstructions. 55th Congress, 3d Session, House of Representatives, Document No. 91. December 17, 1898.--Referred to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors and ordered to be printed. 11 pp. Two b/w plates. Two foldout maps of St. John's River. Residue from book remains along spine. Edges lightly creased. Document in VG condition. View more info

LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY, TRANSMITTING A COMMUNICATION FROM THE GENERAL LAND OFFICE, WITH THE EVIDENCE SUBMITTED IN SUPPORT OF CERTAIN CLAIMS TO LAND, UNDER THE ACT OF THE 6TH OF JULY, 1842, TO CONFIRM CERTAIN LAND CLAIMS IN LOUISIANA

By: House of Representatives

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1842

Seller ID: 006910


Land Claims in Louisiana, &c. 27th Congress, 3d Session, Doc. No. 21., Ho. of Reps. Treas. Dept. December 17, 1842. Referred to the Committee on Private Land Claims. 189 pp. Disbound government document. Written in English, French and Spanish. Residue from book binding, creasing and chipping to spine edge. Pages are browning along edges, some foxing spots, text easily legible. Document in VG condition. View more info

PETITION OF JOHN McKINLEY, ONE OF THE ASSOCIATE JUSTICES OF THE SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES, PRAYING AN ALTERATION IN THE JUDICIAL CIRCUITS OF THE UNITED STATES.

By: House of Representatives

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1842

Seller ID: 007282


Judge McKinley--Petition Of. 27th Congress, 2d Session, House of Representatives, Doc. No. 95. February 14, 1842. Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. 4 pp. Disbound government document. Creasing and chipping to spine edge, creased corners, foxing throughout pages, but text is easily legible. Document is Good+ to VG-. View more info

MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, RELATING TO THE TRIAL OF ALBERT M. D. C. LUSK BY A MILITARY COMMISSION

By: Johnson, Andrew

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1867

Seller ID: 006633


Albert M. D. C. Lusk. 40th Congress, 2d Session, House of Representatives, Ex Doc. No. 47. December 16, 1867 -- Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary and ordered to be printed. 22 pp. Disbound government document. Residue from book and creasing along spine edge. Back pages are starting to detach from rest of document. Light browning along edges, some minor foxing spots. Document in VG- condition. View more info

THE BAYOUS OF LOUISIANA

By: KANE, HARNETT T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Hampton Publishing Co.: 1944

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 002483


341 pp. Illustrated with drawings by Tilden Landry and photographs. Cover corners and edges are bumped and lightly rubbed, spine slightly faded, spine ends are bent and creased. Interior tight and clean. View more info

REPORT OF THE SECRETARY OF THE NAVY 1852...SITE FOR A NAVY YARD AND DEPOT AT NEW ORLEANS (with diagrams)

By: Senate

Price: $75.00

Publisher: 1852

Seller ID: 003943


32d Congress. 2d Session. Senate. Ex. Doc. No. 2. The result of an examination made in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, of the property offered by R. B. Sumner and others as a site for a navy yard and depot at New Orleans. December 6, 1852. 24 pp. 10 full pages of diagrams (plans) for a naval yard-4 double spread pages. "The whole property is offered to the government for $374,000...". Includes Description of Belleville Foundry. Mildly foxed, but no in... View more info