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Chicago in Story: a Literary History

By Andrews, Clarence A.

Iowa City, IA: Midwest Heritage Publishing Company, 1982. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book shows some shelfwear. No jacket, green cloth boards with gold stamping on the front and spine. Jacket flaps folded inside the book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good +.

$33.00

On the Job
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On the Job

By Daniel P Smith

Chicago, IL: Lake Claremont Press, 2008. A good reading copy. pages clean, opening edges stained slightly. binding tight, back hinge cracked/broken. edge wear with dents, chips. corners dented, creased slightly and split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, ect. spine edges dented. general shelf wear. . Signed by Author. 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Good -.

$10.00

A Guite to Chicago Public Sculpture

By Ira J Bach and Mary Lackritz Gray

Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1983. pages clean, dulled; edges yellowing. binding tight. edge wear with chips. corners dented, chipped, starting to split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, dulled, aged, back cover yellowed, ect. spine edges worn, chipped, dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Good. Small Paperback.

$16.50

Fixing Illinois
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Fixing Illinois

By James D Nowlan and J Thomas Johnson

Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2014. pages clean, bright. binding tight, hinges cracked/broken. edge wear. corners dented, starting to split. covers worn, dented, scuffed, ink rubbed, ect. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Good -.

$13.25

Fireflies in a Jar
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Fireflies in a Jar

By Georgia Nejak Kraff

U.S.A.: Kaliad, 2012. pages clean, dulled, yellowing. binding tight, hinges creased. edge wear. corners dented, starting to split. covers worn, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, dulled, ect. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Not Stated. Trade Paperback. Good.

$7.15

Chicago Flashbulbs

By Cory Franklin

Chicago, IL: Academy Chicago Publishers, 2013. Inscribed Twice. 1st) "Hope You Enjoy" followed by author first and last name. 2nd) "To Diane, For All Your Good Work" followed by first name only. pages clean. yellowing. previous owner wrote on back end page. edges soiled, stained. binding tight, hinges creased. edge wear with dents. corners dented, creased and split. covers worn, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, ect. pine edges dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Inscribed By Author. Not Stated. Trade Paperback. Good.

$15.50

Gangs, Drugs and Violence Chicago Style
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Gangs, Drugs and Violence Chicago Style

By Jesse Beckom Jr.

Chicago, IL: Gangs, Drugs and Violence Prevention Consultants, 1995. 71pp. Original stiff wraps. Pages are clean (unmarked). Binding is tight and secure. Title-page has a crease to edge. Front cover has a crease to lower right corner, rubbing to extremities. Nice reading copy. . Second Edition. Oversized Softcover. Good/No Jacket as Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$17.60

Crusade For Justice: The Autobiography of Ida B. Wells

By Ida B. Wells, Alfreda M. Duster (editor)

Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1970. 434pp. Index. Original orange cloth covered boards. Inscribed to previous owner on FEP and signed by Alfreda M. Duster (editor) and dated November 10, 1970. Pages are clean (unmarked) but yellowing with age. Outer page edges have foxing. Binding is tight and secure. Board shave slight bumping to head/heel of spine, slight rubbing to corenrs. Unclipped DJ is sunned (spine very faded), bumping to head of spine, nicking/slight fraying ot corners, rubbing to extremities). Looks nice in added protective mylar covering. Nice reading copy. . Signed by Editor. First Thus, Collectible. Hard Cover. Good/Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Mylared.

$38.50

Thirty Two Picture Postcards of Old Chicago Ready to Mail

By David Lowe (Editor)

U.S.A.: Dover Publications, 1977. A postcard collection. photos are black and white. the backs of cards are slightly yellowed. binding intact. edge wear with dents, tears, chips. corners dented, creased and split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, dulled, aged, smudged, soiled, yellowed, ect. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Not Stated. Staple-bound. Good -. Oversize Paperback.

$16.50

In with the Devil
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In with the Devil

By Keene, James with Hillel Levin

New York: St. Martin's Press, 2010. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book and jacket show some shelfwear. . First Edition, 1st printing. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +.

$14.50

The Cop shop: True Crime on the Streets of Chicago
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The Cop shop: True Crime on the Streets of Chicago

By Blau, Robert

New York: Addison Wesley, 1993. 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.

$16.50

Pursuit of Freedom: a History of Civil Liberty in Illinois 1787-1942

Chicago: Chicago Civil Liberties Committee , 1942. A nice reading copy. Pages are clean and bright. Binding is tight. Book shows some shelfwear. No jacket, rust colored boards. Black and white illustrations throughout. Some discoloration and fading to the boards.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. Illus. by Kohn, Misch.

$22.00

One Less Road to Travel

By Nichole L Shields

Chicago: Self Published, 1998. pages clean, bright. binding tight, hinges creased/cracked. edge wear with dents, chips. corners dented, creased and starting to split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, ect. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Not Stated. Trade Paperback. Good.

$17.75

An Illinois Constitution for the Twenty-First Century

By Illinois Policy Institute

Chicago, IL: Illinois Policy Institute, 2017. pages clean. binding tight. slight edge wear and corners denting. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . Not Stated. Trade Paperback. Very Good.

$15.50

Mostly Good and Competent Men

By Robert P Howard

Springfield, IL: Institute for Public Affairs / University of Illinois, 1999. pages clean, dulled,. binding tight, hinges creased/cracked. edge wear with dents, chips. corners dented, chipped, creased slightly and starting to split. covers worn, dented, scratched, scuffed, ink rubbed, chipped, dulled, aged, ect. covers creased along spine edges from use. spine edges worn, creased, chipped, dented. general shelf wear. a good reading copy. . 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Fair +.

$13.25

Ransom for Our Sins

By Hunter, Fred

New York: Walker & Company, 1996. 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. Signed by the author on the title page in purple ink.. Signed by Author. First Edition, Collectible. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. Mylared.

$18.00

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

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

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