Welcome to Willis Monie Books

Located in Cooperstown, NY for over 25 years, we carry general books and ephemera, with a good selection in Baseball, Americana, Theology, Art, History, Fiction (including 1000's of titles in Mystery and Science Fiction), Literary Criticisms and Biographies, Science and Natural History, Cookbooks, Cinema, Business and Economics, Music and Opera, Children's, Crime and Law, Psychology and many other categories.

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History Of Political Parties In...

Auburn, NY: Alden & Markham, 1846. First Edition. Hardcover. Spine has wear to the upper end and splitting to the edges. Front cover has some surface loss (insect damage? ). Covers have slight corner wear and very slight rubbing. Pages...

Price: $15.00

The Library Of Walter Thomas...

New York: American Art Association/American Art Galleries, 1920. Hardcover. Covers have light wear to the front lower outer corner and lower spine end, very slight wear to top spine end and rear spine edge. ; Typed signed letter from Arthur...

Price: $65.00

Adventures In The Libyan Desert...

New York & London: George P. Putnam/John Murray, 1849. Hardcover. Pages have varying amounts of foxing, heavy on some. Covers have slight wear to the spine ends and the front outer edge. Covers have some very slight rubbing. Front cover...

Price: $20.00

Water-cure For Ladies

New York: Wiley & Putnam, 1844. First Edition. Hardcover. Spine has heavy wear to the ends and some splitting to the edges, particularly the lower end of the rear edge. Covers have light wear to the outer corners. Endpapers are...

Price: $35.00

A Voice To Universalists [...

Boston & Cincinnati: J. M. Usher/J. A. Gurley, 1849. First Edition. Hardcover. Front spine edge is partially split, rear spine edge has a small split. Spine has very slight wear to the ends. ; Presentation copy inscribed on the front...

Price: $35.00

Tangier Holiday [ Inscribed By...

Santa Barbara, CA: Privately Printed, 1945. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Spine has a small split to the lower end, very slight wear to the upper end. Covers have foxing, mostly on the edges. ; Inscribed by the author on a front...

Price: $45.00

A Legacy To My Children...

Cincinnati: Moore, Wilstach & Baldwin, 1868. First Edition. Hardcover. Covers have slight wear to the outer corners and spine ends, light rubbing to the rear, and very slight rubbing to the front. Front inner hinge has light splitting. Frontis and...

Price: $37.50

The Report Of Israel D....

Washington, DC: Robert Armstrong, 1853. First Edition. Hardcover. Ex-library copy with label on spine and book plate on front endpaper. Small split to top spine end. Covers have fading of the spine and of the front cover edges. Light foxing...

Price: $25.00

The Text-book Of The Washington...

Concord: George Hough, 1814. Third Edition. Hardcover. Cover have slight wear to the outer corners and general rubbing. Leather spine has a small nick to the rear edge. Title page is foxed. Pages have slight browning with scattered spots of...

Price: $37.50

Histoire De La Derniere Revolution...

Paris: Claude Barbin, 1671. New Edition. Hardcover. Covers are detached but present. Spine has chipped ends and no label or lettering. Covers have slight wear to outer corners, some cracking, and some spotting. ; Two volumes in one. French text...

Price: $125.00

The Casket: A Christmas And...

Boston: Bowles and Dearborn, 1829. Hardcover. Rear inner hinge is cracked. If there was a rear blank, it is missing. Pages have avrying amounts of foxing, heavy on the plates. Covers have slight rubbing and slight edge wear. ; Red leather covers.

Price: $25.00

My Pocket Book; Or, Hints...

London: Vernor, Hood, and Sharpe; Et Al, 1808. New Edition. Hardcover. Front cover is detached but present. Covers have wear to the spine ends and light edge wear. Plates and facing pages are lightly foxed. ; Fold out frontis. Full leather covers.

Price: $25.00

Poems Of Freneau

New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1929. Hardcover. Ownership signature of author Louis Jones on a front page.

Price: $12.50

An Apology For The Life...

Berkeley & Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1953. Hardcover. Owner's information written on the front free endpaper.

Price: $7.50

El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote...

London, Glasgow, New York: George Routledge & Sons, ca. 1885. Hardcover. Covers have slight wear to the spine ends and very slight wear to the outer corners. Vol. I: front inner hinge is partially cracked. Only fragments of spine label...

Price: $12.50

L'assommoir [ English Text]

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1924. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Two pairs of pages have very small chips where they were a bit roughly opened. ; Copy #2928 of 3000. English text.

Price: $12.50

The Forest Tree Planters' Manual

St. Paul, MN: Minnesota State Forestry Association, 1879. First Edition. Hardcover. Small stains to lower outer corners throughout. Surface paper of front cover has a long tear and is missing a corner. Spine is missing the ends and has general...

Price: $25.00

Report Of The Committee Of...

Boston: H. L. Devereux and Company, 1850. Hardcover. Newer binding. Light damp staining to upper outer corners of covers and the two plates in front. Endpapers are lightly foxed, mostly near the edges. Pages are slightly browned.

Price: $50.00

A Commentary And Review Of...

Philadelphia: William Duane, 1811. Hardcover. Front cover and front blanks are detached but present. Rear cover is currently barely attached. Spine back strip is missing pieces and has splits. Covers have light edge and corner wear, light staining, and foxing...

Price: $250.00

Bowen's Picture Of Boston, Or...

Boston: Otis, Broaders and Company, 1838. Third Edition. Hardcover. Front cover is detached but present. Spine is missing the ends and has some cracking. Pages have very slight foxing. Owner's name written on front free endpaper. ; Full leather covers...

Price: $65.00