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cover of [Mythology] Legends of Old Honolulu Collected and Translated from the Hawaiian

[Mythology] Legends of Old Honolulu Collected and Translated from the Hawaiian

by Westervelt, W. D.

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Published
1916
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Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
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Boston: Ellis Press, 1916. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. "A richly entertaining series of Hawaiian tales with explanatory facts, which will delight and inform both the folklore fan and the general reader. Until now, long out of print." -The Honolulu Advertiser Light brown cloth with two color titles and decorations. The bindings are… Read more
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cover of Calabashes and Kings. An Introduction to Hawaii

Calabashes and Kings. An Introduction to Hawaii

by Porteus, Stanley D.

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Published
1945
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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Palo Alto, California: Pacific Books Publishers, 1945. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. A pre-statehood narrative history of Hawaii an eloquent and hauntingly evocative story of Hawaii, a true classic and is an essential read for any enthusiast of Hawaiian culture and history. Decorated cloth. The bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even… Read more
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cover of Harold: The Last of the Saxon Kings [Two Volumes]

Harold: The Last of the Saxon Kings [Two Volumes]

by Lytton, Edward Bulwer [Lord Lytton] (1803 - 1873)

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Published
1903
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Very Good
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1903. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Max R. Morton. Harold Godwinson (c.1022 - 14 October 1066), also called Harold II, was the last crowned Anglo-Saxon English king. Harold reigned from 6 January 1066 until his death at the Battle of Hastings, fighting the Norman invaders led by William the Conqueror during the Norman… Read more
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cover of New Testament Times [Understanding the World of the First Century]

New Testament Times [Understanding the World of the First Century]

by Tenney, Merrill C.

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Published
1971
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Near Fine
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Grand Rapids, Mich: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 1971. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Merrill Tenney's New Testament Times thoroughly explores and explains the political, social, and cultural forces of the first century, allowing you a deeper understanding of the world in which the Christian church was born. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Bookplate on… Read more
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cover of Cooking With the Saints

Cooking With the Saints

by Schuegraf, Ernst

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Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780898707793
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San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 2001. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. This richly illustrated treasure of ancient and modern recipes from 21 countries celebrates the Catholic tradition of honoring saints with special meals and recipes on their feast days. Some 73 saints are depicted here with over 170 recipes that cover a broad spectrum of dishes that includes main… Read more
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God's Crucible: Islam and the Making of Europe, 570-1215

by Lewis, David Levering

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Published
2008
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780393064728
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New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2008. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 'This marvelous book offers a magisterial, and splendidly readable, guide to the history of the cultures of the Mediterranean world.' [ Anthony Appiah]. Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket. Carefully handled; No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling. 8vo; 9.5 inches tall; 473… Read more
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Dictionary of Native American Mythology

by Gill, Sam D.; Sullivan, Irene F.

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Published
1992
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Fine
ISBN
9780874366211
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USA: ABC-CLIO, 1992. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Dictionary of Native American Mythology includes over 1,000 colorful, sometimes earthy, and always intriguing entries. Using the carefully chosen cross references, readers can quickly access the meanings of hundreds of elements of lore from names, phrases, and symbols to images, motifs, and themes. Ten territory maps, which pinpoint exact locations of… Read more
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Stampede to Timberline. The Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of Colorado

by Wolfe, Muriel Sibell

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Published
1963
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Very Good
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Denver: Sage Books, 1963. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed by the author. 10th Printing. Stampede to Timberline is insightful; a pictorial and narration of life in the Colorado Rockies gold mining years through the eyes of the author who traveled by whatever means available and necessary to reach the "ghost towns" before they disappeared. The… Read more
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cover of Ethnic Minorities in Gulf Coast Society [Florida]

Ethnic Minorities in Gulf Coast Society [Florida]

by Shofner, Jerrall H. & Ellsworth, Linda V. Editors

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Published
1979
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Very Good
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Pensacola, Florida: Gulf Coast History and Humanities Conference, 1979. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Proceedings of the Gulf Coast History and Humanities Conference, VIII. Illustrated wraps, 9 inches tall; 137 pages with an index; b/w photo illustrations. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; 'Ghost' of a sticker removal on the top front corner.
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cover of Florida Land of Change

Florida Land of Change

by Hanna, Kathryn Abbey

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Published
1948
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Very Good
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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1948. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket Issued. Green cloth, lacking dust jacket; The bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear with faded cloth and modest hand soiling. 8vo. 9.5 inches tall; 455 pages with an index chapter notes and an extensive bibliography; illustrated… Read more
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A History of Jazz in America

by Ulanov, Barry

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Published
1952
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Very Good
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New York: The Viking Press, 1952. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The Most Complete Story of American Jazz ever written, the music, the composers, the players, the singers, the bands, the recordings.' -------------- The bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. Dust jacket has age-toned with a small chip on the top… Read more
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cover of Florida Indians and the Invasion from Europe

Florida Indians and the Invasion from Europe

by Milanich, Jerald T.

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Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780813016368
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Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida, 1998. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Fine. An authoritative overview of the development of Florida's aboriginal peoples . . . blended with accounts of the European invasions and the dire consequences for the natives of their contacts with the newcomers. . . . Particularly valuable for its use of archaeological and historical… Read more
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cover of The History of Nursing in North Carolina

The History of Nursing in North Carolina

by Wyche, Mary Lewis

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Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1938. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Signed by 11 nurses each with their hometown noted. Owner's name also on front pastedown. Several of the names are also included in the index and have biographies in the text. [Henderson, L. Eugenia; Pickard, Emily J., Ross; Clara, Heinzerling, Edna L.; Lofton, Mary;… Read more
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cover of Morgan's Raid - First Ohio Invasion

Morgan's Raid - First Ohio Invasion

by [The Ohio Historical Society]

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Published
1961
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Near Fine
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1961. Soft cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Glued wraps with front illustration, No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; 9.25 inches tall; 12 pages. ----- Morgan's Raid was a diversionary incursion by Confederate cavalry into the Union states of Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia during the American Civil War. ----- The raid took place from June 11 to… Read more
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The Tower of Five Glories. A Study of The Min Chia of Ta Li, Yunnan [China}

by Fitzgerald, C. P. (1902-1992)

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Published
1941
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$100.00

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London: The Cresset Press, 1941. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. An outstanding primary source on this ethnic minority of Y nnan, China. --------- The author lived among them during 1937-8 in Yunnan's Dali. His research was on the Min Chia or Bai minority culture. His particular focus was on religion and covers ancestor worship, gods, magic and myths,… Read more
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cover of The Great Locomotive Case

The Great Locomotive Case

by [The Ohio Historical Society]

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Published
1961
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1961. Soft cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. The Great Locomotive Chase (also known as the Andrews's Raid or Mitchel Raid) was a military raid that occurred April 12, 1862, in northern Georgia during the American Civil War. ----------- Volunteers from the Union Army, led by civilian scout James J. Andrews, commandeered a train, The General, and took it northward… Read more
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Ulysses S. Grant - Ohio Generals

by [The Ohio Historical Society]

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Published
1961
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Near Fine
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1961. Soft cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Short biography of U. S. Grant and a list of Ohio Generals. ------ Glued wraps with front illustration, No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; 9.25 inches tall; 8 pages with list of participants from Ohio.
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Political Parties and Political Development (Studies In Political Development)

by LaPalombara, Joseph

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Published
1967
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Very Good
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Princeton University Press, , 1967: Princeton, New Jersey, 1967. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Brown cloth; 8vo; 9.5 inches tall; 487 pages with an index. The bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. Dust jacket is intact with shelf handling and a sun-faded spine [color has changed] Second Printing.
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cover of A History of Altamonte Springs, Florida

A History of Altamonte Springs, Florida

by Shofner, Jerrell H.

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Published
1995
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780964586307
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Charlotte Harbor, Florida: Tabby House Books, 1995. 1st Edition. Hardcover. New/New. The city is in the northern suburbs of the Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metropolitan Statistical Area. founded by Thomas C. Simpson and four other Massachusetts businessmen, gave the area its present name: Altamonte Springs. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Inscribed by the Author on the half-title… Read more
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cover of [Mississippi] The Legend of Longwood A National Historic Landmark

[Mississippi] The Legend of Longwood A National Historic Landmark

by Hendrix, Margaret Shields

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Published
1927
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Near Fine
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Natchez, Mississippi: Hudson Printing Company, 1927. Soft cover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket Issued. Saddle-stitched heavy paper with illustration wraps; 9.5 inches tall; 24 pages, illustrated. Carefully handled, no flaws but minimal age-toning. -Second Edition Longwood, also known as Nutt's Folly, is a historic antebellum octagonal mansion located at 140 Lower Woodville Road in Natchez, Mississippi,… Read more
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