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The Erie Canal - Landmark Books #34

By: Adams, Samuel Hopkins

Price: $7.61

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 1953

Seller ID: 049980

Condition: Good+


[8], 182 pp, light blu clothcovered boards w/dark maroon-red deco & lettering on the front cover and spine, top edge stained red, tan endpapers w/white diamond pattern w/blue illustrations in the diamonds, grey-brown-white-blu dj w/yellow spine w/black lettering w/wht rear panel w/text. This is book #30 from the landmark book series. The story of the building of the Erie Canal from Buffalo on Lake Erie to Albany on the Hudson River. How De Witt Clinton was the driving force in the construction of the canal. stains on bottom one inch of the boards, water stain on the bottom one inch of... View more info

The Pony Express - Landmark Books #7

By: Adams, Samuel Hopkins

Price: $10.63

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 1950

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 049978

Condition: Very Good


[6], 185 pp, [1], light blu clothcovered boards w/dark blu-orange deco & lettering on the front cover and spine, top edge stained red, tan-black-white endpapers w/map of western United States showing the route of the Pony Express from Missouri to California, blu-brown-green dj w/blue spine w/yel-white lettering w/wht rear panel w/list of landmark books to #30. Last page of text in book contains list of landmark books to #30. This is book #7 from the landmark book series. The story of the Pony Express which was organized to carry letters across the country. The book has tales of "ba... View more info

The Pony Express - Landmark Books #7

By: Adams, Samuel Hopkins

Price: $7.01

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 1950

Seller ID: 049977

Condition: Good+


[6], 185 pp, light blu clothcovered boards w/dark blu-orange deco & lettering on the front cover and spine, top edge stained red, tan endpapers w/white diamond pattern w/blue illustrations in the diamonds, blu-brown-green dj w/blue spine w/yel-white lettering w/wht rear panel w/text. This is book #7 from the landmark book series. The story of the Pony Express which was organized to carry letters across the country. The book has tales of "bad men," outlaws, and Indians. dj sunned & rubbed on the spine, dj chipped on the corners, and stained on the front flap, book stained at top... View more info

The Santa Fe Trail - Landmark Books #13

By: Adams, Samuel Hopkins

Price: $11.01

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 1951

Seller ID: 049975

Condition: Very Good


[6], 181 pp, green clothcovered boards w/blue deco & lettering on the front cover & spine, top edge stained yellow, white endpapers w/borwn-black illustrations, dj blue-white-brown w/color illustrated front panel, blue spine w/white lettering, dj white rear panel w/list of landmark books to #20. this is book #13 in the Landmark series. The story of the trail that went from Franklin, Missouri to Santa Fe, New Mexico. The trapper left trail marks for those who might follow after him, the men of the mule trains brought back crude maps of shortcuts or places to avoid. This is the story o... View more info