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Image for The Life of Preston B. Plumb, 1837-1891: United States Senator from Kansas for the Fourteen Years from 1877 to 1891, A Pioneer of the Progressive Movement in America - Signed

The Life of Preston B. Plumb, 1837-1891: United States Senator from Kansas for the Fourteen Years from 1877 to 1891, A Pioneer of the Progressive Movement in America - Signed

By: Connelley, William Elsey

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Chicago, Browne & Howell Company: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3304

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with bright gilt spine and cover titles, 15 by 22.5 cm, top edge gilt, frontis portrait, vi [iii] 475 pp., 3 folding maps. Minor wear at the extremities only – a very nice copy. Inscribed and signed by the author on the ffep: “To J.S. McDanield, Chrismas 1913 / From his Friend, William E. Connelley.” Laid in is a typed, signed letter from Connelley to McDanield dated December 25, 1909. The letter, that must have been included with another gift book, talks about the author’s twenty-eight-year friendship with McDanield that started in Tiblow, Kansas (now Bonner Springs). ... View more info

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A Collection of the Writings of John James Ingalls: Essays, Addresses, and Orations - Signed by Connelley

By: Ingalls, John James; William Elsey Connelley, preface

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Kansas City, MO, Hudson-Kimberly Publishing Co.: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Connelley

Seller ID: 3305

Condition: Good


Black cloth with gilt spine and cover titles, 16 by 23.5 cm, frontis portrait, 536 pp. Some wear and rubbing at the extremities and there is a split to half the rear hinge. Signed to J.S. McDanield by William E. Connelley, the historian who provided the preface to this collection. Under Connelley’s signature is the penciled date Jan. 22, 1903. A collection of writings and speeches by the Republican U.S. Senator John James Ingalls, who represented Kansas from 1887 to 1891. Ingalls was also, incidentally, a second cousin of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s father. Connelley (1855-1930) was born ... View more info

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Surrender Party Manifesto 1984

By: Surrender Party

Price: $50.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Surrender Party: 1984

Seller ID: 2248

Condition: Good


Staple-bound self-wraps, 17.9 by 21.7, [8] pp. inlcd. covers, illus. Light wear to the edges and corners and light, uneven yellowing to the covers. Written by “MS/TW,” this xeroxed manifesto puts forth the idea that, to avoid Word War III and nuclear annihilation, the United States “submits completely” to the will of the Soviet Union. “voluntary surrender” and the establishment of “the People’s Democratic Republic of America” will result in world peace and prosperity for both countries. “Make no mistake, we are not Communists! The results of surrender will be quite dif... View more info

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Addresses Delivered at the Lincoln Dinners of the Republican Club of the City of New York in Response to the Toast Abraham Lincoln: Vol. I 1887-1909, Vol. II 1910-1927

By: The National Republican Club; Charles H. Young, Foreword

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The National Republican Club: 1927

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 42

Condition: Very Good


Complete two-volume set, 2nd edition, 1927. Volumes one includes speeches from 1887 - 1909, volume two includes speeches from 1910-1927. Limited edition of 500 sets, this being number 466. Both volumes are in very good condition with only very light wear to the boards and some sun fading to the spines. Some of the pages in both volumes remain unopened and both spine labels are unevenly yellowed. Interiors are nice and clean with only very faint yellowing. Vol. I has a cracked hinge after the title page, but the spine and all pages are still intact, and there are closed tears at the top of the... View more info