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Fabulous Chicago: A Great City's History And People

By Emmett Dedmon

New York: Atheneum, 1981. 447pp. Original boards. Illustrated (b/w photographs throughout). Pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowing with age. Binding is tight and secure. Boards have slight bumping ot head/heel of spine, rubbing/slight sunning to extremities. Unclipped pictorial DJ is sunned with bumping to head/heel of spine, rubbing to extremities. Looks nice in added protective mylar covering. Nice reading copy. . Enlarged Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$33.00

Chicago Architecture Volume 9 Making a Difference

By American Institute of Architects Chicago Chapter

Chicago: American Institute of Architects Press, 1991. pages clean. page edges smudged, soiled slightly. binding loose, hinges broken, all pages intact for now. edge wear with dents, tears, chips. corners dented, creased and split. covers worn, dented, creased, creased along spine edges from use. spine edges dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Not Stated. Trade Paperback. Fair. Oversize Paperback.

$16.00

We Don't Want Nobody Nobody Sent: An Oral History of the Daley Years

By Milton L. Rakove

Indiana University Press, 1979. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Jacket is scuffed and faded at the spine. Tears and rubbing at the edges and corners. Chipped and torn at the head and foot of the jacket spine. Small yellow dot near the head of the spine. Two black and white photo sections.. First Edition, 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Good -/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$20.00

Polish Robbin' Hoods: The Inside Story of the Panczko Brothers, the World's Busiest Burglars

By Ed Baumann, John O'Brien

Chicago, IL: Bonus Books, 1992. 342pp. Original boards. Pages are clean (unmarked). binding is tight and secure. Boards have light rubbing to extremities. Unclipped DJ is slightly sunned with light rubbing to corners. Looks very nice in added protective mylar covering. Nice copy. . First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$38.50

The Electric City: energy and Growth of The Chicago Area, 1880-1930
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The Electric City: energy and Growth of The Chicago Area, 1880-1930

By Platt, Harold L.

Chicago, IL: University of Chicago, 1991. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. One section of black and white photos.. First Edition, 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. Mylared.

$39.00

Once We Were Brothers

By Blason, Ronald H.

Chicago, IL: Berwick Court, 2009. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. Mylared.

$22.00

Career Misconduct
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Career Misconduct

By Mark Weinberg

Chicago, IL: Blueline Publishing, 2001. Signed and Dated By Author. pages clean, bright. binding tight. edge wear with dents, chips. corners dented, creased slightly and starting to split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, aged, ect. spine edges chipped, dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Signed by Author. Not Stated. Trade Paperback. Good +.

$16.50

I Remember Harry Caray
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I Remember Harry Caray

By Wolfe, Rich

Champaign, IL: Sports Publishing Inc, 1998. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Black and white photos scattered throughout.. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good +. Mylared.

$16.50

Family Secrets:The Case that crippled the Chicago Mob
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Family Secrets:The Case that crippled the Chicago Mob

By Coen, Jeff

Chicago, IL: Chicago Review Press, 2009. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. One section of photos. Light soiling on the front page edge.. First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. Mylared.

$24.50

Even the Terrible Things Seem Beautiful to Me Now
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Even the Terrible Things Seem Beautiful to Me Now

By Mary Schmich

Chicago, IL: Midway, 2013. pages clean, bright; edges stained and soiled. binding loose, hinges broken. edge wear with dents. corners dented. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, smudged, soiled, ect. covers creased along spine edges from use. spine edges dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . 1st Printing. Trade Paperback with Flaps. Good -.

$11.00

The Lyric Opera Companion: The History, Lore, and Stories of the World's Greatest Operas

By Lyric Opera of Chicago

U.S.A.: Andrews and McMeel, 1991. Inscribed by the General Director Ardis Krainik, author of the preface. pages clean, bright edges soiled. binding tight, hinges cracked. edge wear with dents, tears, chips. corners dented, creased split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, dulled, aged, ect. spine edges chipped. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Inscribed. Not Stated. Good -. Trade Paperback.

$27.50

Ukrainians of Chicagoland Images of America

By Myron B Kuropas

Charleston, SC: Arcadia, 2006. pages clean. binding tight, hinges creased. edge wear with dents, chips. corners dented, creased and split. plastic protective laminant over covers starting to peel away. covers worn, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, ect. spine edges worn, dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Not Stated. Trade Paperback. Good.

$13.25

Rebound: The Odyssey of Michael Jordan

By Greene, Bob

New York, NY: Viking, 1995. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Two photo sections.. First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. Mylared.

$16.50

Charles H. Percy: a Political Perspective

By Hartley, Robert E.

Chicago, IL: Rand McNally & Co., 1975. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. Jacket is scuffed, worn, torn and age toned. One section of black and white photos. Foxing on the top page edge.. First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Good +/Good -. Mylared.

$16.50

Windy City Dying
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Windy City Dying

By Bland, Eleanor Taylor

New York, NY: St. Martin's Minotaur, 2002. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. 1st printing. Inscribed to John by the author on the title page.. Inscribed By Author. First Edition, Collectible. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. Mylared.

$16.50

Good Hearts

By Hoy, Suellen

Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2006. pages clean, bright. binding tight. edge wear. corners dented, starting to split. covers worn, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, ect. spine edges slightly dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Good.

$15.50

We Don't Want Nobody Nobody Sent: An Oral History of the Daley Years

By Milton L. Rakove

Indiana University Press, 1979. 404pp. Original red cloth covered boards. 1st PRinting 9with complete numbe rline). Previous owner's name and address stamped on half-title page; neat and unobtrusive. Inner pages are clean (unmarked) but age-toned. Binding is crease d(and text block is pulling away from boards) but pages are very secure. DJ is clipped. Wear to DJ (ink-rubbing/sunning to panels, a few small chips/closed tears to edges, corners frayed, moderate rubbing to extremities. Nevertheless, looks nice in added protective mylar covering. Nice reading copy. . First Edition, 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Good -/Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$27.50

Ramblers
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Ramblers

By Lenehan, Michael

Chicago, IL: Midway, 2013. pages clean, bright. binding tight, hinges cracked. edge wear. corners dented. covers worn, dented, creased, scuffed, ink rubbed, smudged, soiled slightly, ect. covers creased along spine edges from use. spine edges dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . 1st Printing. Trade Paperback with Flaps. Good -.

$11.00

27 Chicago Designers, Volume 37

By David Anderson, Chicago Designers (creator)

Chicago Designers, 1987. Original black cloth covered boards. The 27 Chicago Designers Organization in cooperation bith Mayor Harold Washington and in celebration of the 150 year anniversary of the City of Chicago, presents this book of original works. Many examples of illustrations and photos from Chicago area designers. Pages are clean (unmarked). Hinges are creased but still secure. Inner text block is tight and sound. Boards are scuffed with slight denting to head/heel of spine, lower right front corner slightly frayed rubbing to extremities. Nice reading copy. . First Thus. Oversized Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall.

$44.00

Everybody Pays: Two Men, one murder and The Price of Truth
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Everybody Pays: Two Men, one murder and The Price of Truth

By Possley, Maurice and Rick Kogan

New York, NY: Putnam, 2001. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. Jacket has been mylared for protection. . First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Mylared.

$15.50

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