History from Olmstead Books

New Arrivals

No cover image available

American Indian Tomahawks. With an Appendix; 'The Blacksmith Shop' By Milford G. Chandler

by Peterson, Harold L.

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
1965
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
AU$197.14 AU$177.42
Save AU$69.34!

Show Details

Description:
United States: Museum Of The American Indian/ Heye Foundation, 1965. First Edition. Paperback. Good Plus/No Dust Jacket. The tan card stock covers have an illustration of three tomahawks on front cover. The cover at the top of the spine has a chip one and one quarter by one half inch, the lower corner of rear cover has a… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$197.14 AU$177.42
Save AU$69.34!
No cover image available

The Trail of the Black Walnut(SIGNED)

by Reaman, G. Elmore

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
1957
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
AU$55.46 AU$49.92
Save AU$19.50!

Show Details

Description:
Toronto, ON, Canada: McClelland and Stewart, 1957. First Edition . Hardcover. Good /No Dust Jacket. 8vo, Gray boards, gilt letters, maps for end papers, Presentation copy from The Brant Chapter, Imperial Order, Daughters Of The Empire, glued opposite the title page 256 pages. Signed by author on the title page below her name. This is an ex… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$55.46 AU$49.92
Save AU$19.50!
No cover image available

I Didn't Do It For You: How The World Betrayed A Small African Nation

by Wrong, Michela

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780007150960
Item Price
AU$31.86 AU$28.68
Save AU$11.20!

Show Details

Description:
London, United Kingdom: Fourth Estate, 2005. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Orange boards, light bump to top and base of spine, previous owner's signature, some illustrations with 432 pp. The dust jacket is not price clipped and has no tears.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$31.86 AU$28.68
Save AU$11.20!
No cover image available

The Killing Of Crazy Horse

by Powers, Thomas

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
2010
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780375414466
Item Price
AU$20.76 AU$18.69
Save AU$7.30!

Show Details

Description:
New York, NY, USA: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The corners are sharp, some illustrations with 568 pp. The dust jacket is not price clipped and has no tears.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$20.76 AU$18.69
Save AU$7.30!
No cover image available

Wisdom Of The Elders (SIGNED)

by Knudtson, Peter; Suzuki, David

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780773725201
Item Price
AU$34.64 AU$31.18
Save AU$12.18!

Show Details

Description:
Toronto, ON, Canada: Stoddart Publishing Co. Limited, 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The black boards are lightly bumped at top and base of spine, maps for end papers, some pages creased at top corner with 232 pp. Inscribe by David Suzuki on the half title page. The dust jacket is not price clipped no tears and… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$34.64 AU$31.18
Save AU$12.18!
No cover image available

Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, And The Fate Of The American Revolution

by Philbrick Nathaniel

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
2016
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780525426783
Item Price
AU$34.64 AU$31.18
Save AU$12.18!

Show Details

Description:
New York, NY, USA: Viking , 2016. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Blue boards, sharp corners, remainder mark, maps for end papers, some illustrations in 427 pp. The dust jacket is in a Broadart cover in fine condition.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$34.64 AU$31.18
Save AU$12.18!
No cover image available

Golden Threads: The Tapestry of Swarthmore 1905-1980

by Swarthmore Jubilee Association

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
AU$69.42 AU$62.47
Save AU$24.42!

Show Details

Description:
North Battleford, Sask., Canada: The Swarthmore Book Committee, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. The green leatherette boards have sharp corners and no marks. There are many maps and illustrations in the 258 pages.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$69.42 AU$62.47
Save AU$24.42!
No cover image available

William Lyon Mackenzie: Volume Three 1932-1939: The Prism Of Unity

by Neatby, H. Blair

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780802053817
Item Price
AU$37.41 AU$33.68
Save AU$13.15!

Show Details

Description:
Toronto, ON, Canada: University of Toronto Press, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The red boards have a light bump to the top and base of spine, some illustrations and 366 pp. The dust jacket has no tears and is in a Brodart cover.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$37.41 AU$33.68
Save AU$13.15!
No cover image available

Ghost On The Throne: The Death Of Alexander The Great And The War For Crown And Empire

by Romm, James

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
2011
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780307271648
Item Price
AU$34.64 AU$31.18
Save AU$12.18!

Show Details

Description:
New York, NY, USA: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The top and base of spine have been bumped with 314 pp. The dust jacket is not price clipped has no tears and is in a Brodart cover.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$34.64 AU$31.18
Save AU$12.18!
No cover image available

The Invasion Of Canada 1812-1813

by Berton, Pierre

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
AU$34.64 AU$31.18
Save AU$12.18!

Show Details

Description:
Toronto, ON, Canada: McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Signed and dated by author on the title page, 363 pp. The dust jacket is not price clipped, has two tears to two cm on the rear panel and is in a Broadart cover now.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$34.64 AU$31.18
Save AU$12.18!
No cover image available

The Wild Frontier

by Berton, Pierre

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771013607
Item Price
AU$38.80 AU$34.93
Save AU$13.64!

Show Details

Description:
Toronto, ON, Canada: McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Signed by author on title page and gifted, 'To Dad From Wendy', on title page. The dust jacket is not price clipped, has light surface wear and is in a Brodart cover now.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$38.80 AU$34.93
Save AU$13.64!
No cover image available

Everyday Stalinism: Ordinary Life In Extraordinary Times: Soviet Russia In The 1930s

by Fitzpatrick, Sheila

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second edition
ISBN
9780195050004
Item Price
AU$34.64 AU$31.18
Save AU$12.18!

Show Details

Description:
New York, NY, USA: Oxford University Press, 1999. Second edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The corners of the red and gray boards are not bumped, no marks with 288 pp. The dust jacket is not price clipped and is in a mylar cover.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$34.64 AU$31.18
Save AU$12.18!
No cover image available

Paroles et Lumieres- Where Light Speaks: Haiti

by Hiebert, Carl; Phelps, Anthony; Yates, Sandy Noble; Cave, Syto

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780968557907
Item Price
AU$34.64 AU$31.18
Save AU$12.18!

Show Details

Description:
Mississauga, ON, Canada: International Child Care (ICC), 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Gifted by two of the authors on the half title page, many illustration with 165 pp. The dust jacket has no tears and is in a Brodart cover.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$34.64 AU$31.18
Save AU$12.18!
No cover image available

Simcoe County Town of Norfolk : A History 1790 to 1978

by Judd, David (Editor)

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780920624012
Item Price
AU$52.69 AU$47.42
Save AU$18.53!

Show Details

Description:
Simcoe, ON, Canada: Norfolk Historical Society, 1985. 1st. Paperback. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Paperback. Blue boards with white lettering and graphics. FIRST EDITION. Some of the blue on the cover has chipped. Numerous illustrations. 213 pages.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$52.69 AU$47.42
Save AU$18.53!
No cover image available

Historical Atlas: A Comprehensive History Of The World

by Wawro, Dr. Geoffrey; Chief Consultant

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
2008
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781921209239
Item Price
AU$140.22 AU$126.20
Save AU$49.32!

Show Details

Description:
Elanora Heights, NSW, Australia: Millennium House Pty Ltd, 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. The book has no bumps or marks,many maps and illustrations with 512 pp. The book has no dust jacket but a companion folding slip case with the same illustrations as the book, with velcro strips and a carrying handle in very good… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$140.22 AU$126.20
Save AU$49.32!
No cover image available

Customs And Traditions Of The Canadian Navy

by Arbuckle, Graeme

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780920852385
Item Price
AU$48.52 AU$43.68
Save AU$17.06!

Show Details

Description:
Halifax, Nova Scotia,Canada: Nimbus Publishing Limited, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The blue boards have a light bump to the lower corners, many illustrations with 179 pp. There is a laid in 8 x 10 inch of a sailor not sure if is the author or a previous owner. The dust jacket has no tears and… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$48.52 AU$43.68
Save AU$17.06!
No cover image available

Land Girl: Her Story Of Six Years In The Women's Land Army, 1940-46

by Hall, Anne

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780948578342
Item Price
AU$55.46 AU$49.92
Save AU$19.50!

Show Details

Description:
Bradford On Avon, Wiltshire, U.K.: Ex Libris Press, 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Paperback, inscribed by author on title page, many illustrations with 143 pp.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$55.46 AU$49.92
Save AU$19.50!
No cover image available

The Thirty Years War: Europe's Tragedy

by Wilson, Peter H.

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second edition or later
ISBN
9780674036345
Item Price
AU$37.41 AU$33.68
Save AU$13.15!

Show Details

Description:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA: The Belknap Press Of Harvard University Press, 2009. Second edition or later. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Black and red boards, maps for end papers, could be first US edition, but first published in London, U.K. by Penguin in 2009. The dust jacket is not price clipped has two tears to one cm and is… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$37.41 AU$33.68
Save AU$13.15!
No cover image available

Canada In World War II Post-War Possibilities

by William S. Boas & Company

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
1945
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
AU$30.54 AU$27.49
Save AU$10.74!

Show Details

Description:
Montreal, PQ, Canada: William S. Boas & Company, 1945. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. The blue boards have light wear, fold out map, no marks to text with 612 pp.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$30.54 AU$27.49
Save AU$10.74!
No cover image available

Annals Of Niagara

by Kirby, William

Seller
Olmstead Books
Published
1896
Condition
Poor
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
AU$55.46 AU$49.92
Save AU$19.50!

Show Details

Description:
Welland, On., Canada: Lundy's Lane Historical Society, 1896. First Edition. Paperback. Poor/No Dust Jacket. Paperback with chips at top of spine to two cm, corners chipped on front cover. The front cover is loose with the title page, they are attached together, the copyright page is the first page of the main block. The first few pages have… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$55.46 AU$49.92
Save AU$19.50!