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The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Volume 129, Number 4 (October 1998)

by Macy, Harry Jr. (ed.); Saxbe, William B. Jr.; Arthaud, John Bradley; Farrell, Charles; Ewins, Donna G.; Remington, Gordon L.

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1998
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New York, NY: The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1998. Softcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Sound binding. Pages clean, bright. Wrappers clean. Contents: Four Fathers for William Ennis of Kingston: a collective review. Two intermarried families: the Sawyers and Valentines of Orange County. Pew rentals in the Scotch Presbyterian Church, New York City,… Read more
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The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Volume 129, Number 1 (January 1998)

by Macy, Harry Jr. (ed.); Remington, Gordon L.

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1998
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New York, NY: The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1998. Softcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Stapled binding is sound. Pages clean, bright. Wrappers clean. Contents: Robert Huestis of Westchester County: his ancestry and descendants. Deaths from fever in New York City 1803. Wolfert Gerritse in the Netherlands, part II: a seach in the… Read more
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Cloud Buster, Volume 1, Number 1 (September 19, 1942)

by Eiserer, Leonard (ed.)

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Published
1942
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Chapel Hill, N.C.: U.S. Navy Pre-Flight School, 1942. Ephemera. Fair with No dust jacket as issued. Pages are tanned and brittle, as expected of newsprint. Significant wear along edges. Deep chip on page 1-2 extending into text. ; Inaugural issue of biweekly newsletter of the U.S. Navy Pre-Flight School at the University of North Carolina,… Read more
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Leaves from a Lawyer's Life Afloat and Ashore

by Cowley, Charles

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Published
1879
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Boston: Lee and Shepard Publishers, 1879. Hardcover. Good with no dust jacket. Exlibrary markings. Sound binding and hinges. Pages lightly tanned. Cloth over boards is worn. ; British born attorney who migrated to Massachusetts and served in the Union Navy during the Civil War. ; Ex-Library; 7.75" tall; 245 pages.
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The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Volume 129, Number 1 (January 1998)

by Hoff, Henry B. (ed.); Remington, Gordon L.; Farrell, Charles; van Kouwenhoven, W. F.; Joslyn, Roger D.

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1998
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New York, NY: The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1998. Softcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Stapled binding is sound. Pages clean, bright. Light handling wear. ; Contents: Robert Huestis of Westchester County: His Ancestry and Descendants. Deaths from Fever in New York City 1803. Wolfert Gerritse in the Netherlands, Part II: A Search… Read more
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The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Volume 140, Number 4 (October 2009)

by Hatcher, Patricia Law (ed.); Nash, Carolyn; Lockhart; Hatcher, Patricia Law; others

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2009
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New York, NY: The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 2009. Softcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Stapled binding is sound. Pages clean, bright. Light handling wear. ; Contents: Ancestry of Maria Peters, Wife of Dirck Storm. The Unrcorded Will of Abraham Verplanck and Maria Vigné. The Staten Island Census - A LIst Analysis. Birth… Read more
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The National Geographic Magazine, Volume 66, Number 2 (August 1934)

by Grosvenor, Gilbert (ed.); Underhill, Miriam O'Brien; Hildenbrand, Hans; Mann, W. M. Murayama, Hashime; Harris, Jennie E.; Caetani, Gelassio; White, John R.; Moore, W. Robert; Powell, Imogene

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Published
1934
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Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1934. Softcover. Good with No dust jacket as issued. Sound binding. Off-white pages with light reading wear. Wrappers have heavy handling wear overall and scuffing on back. Contents: Underhill, Manless Alpine climbing. Hildenbrand, Snowy peaks and old costumes of Switzerland. Mann, Stalking ants, savage and civilizd. Murayama, Work and war in the world… Read more
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The Diary of Caroline Seabury 1854-1863

by Bunkers, Suzanne L. (ed.); Seabury, Caroline

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Published
1991
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9780299128746
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Madison, Wisconsin: University of Wisconsin Press, 1991. Softcover. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. Sound binding. Clean, bright pages. Wrappers have very light shelf wear. Diary of native New Yorker who lived in Columbus, Mississippi, during America's sectional crisis and the early years of the Civil War. ; 8.5" tall ; 148 pages.
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Divine Providence in the England of Shakespeare's Histories

by Kelly, Henry Ansgar

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Published
1970
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9780674912304
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1970. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. Sound binding and hinges. Clean, off-white pages. Previous owner's name on half title page. Cloth over boards has light edge rubbing. DJ chipped at top of spine with clipped corner, edge wear, some tanning, light creasing. ; Examines the treatment of fifteenth-century English history by… Read more
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Gospel of Disunion: Religion and Separatism in the Antebellum South

by Snay, Mitchell

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Published
1993
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9780807846872
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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1993. Softcover. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. Sound binding. Clean, bright pages. Wrappers have minor shelf wear. ; Examines how religion worked in translating the sectional conflict into a struggle of great moral significance from the abolitionist crisis of 1835 to the formation of the Confederacy in 1861.… Read more
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The Prose Works of William Byrd of Westover: Narratives of a Colonial Virginian

by Wright, Louis B. (Ed.); Byrd, William II of Westover

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Published
1966
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Belknap Press, 1966. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Sound binding and hinges. Clean, off-white pages. Writing in pencil on ffep. Cloth over boards has edge rubbing, minor bumping of corners. DJ has clipped corner. ; Contents: William Byrd as a man of letters. The secret history of the line (dividing line between NC… Read more
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Early History of Belmont and Gaston County, North Carolina

by Stowe, Robert Lee, Sr

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Published
1997
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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Later Printing
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Charlotte, N.C.: Laney-Smith, 1997. Later Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Later Printing. Sound binding and hinges. Clean, bright pages. Cloth over boards is clean. DJ has minor edge rubbing. ; Originally published in 1951. Reprint by the author's son, Daniel J. Stowe. Illustrated in black and white throughout. ; 9.25" tall; 72 pages. … Read more
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Indiana Magazine of History, Volume 85, Number 3 (September 1989)

by Madison, James H. (ed.); Clark, George P.; Wertheim, Lewis J.; Thompson, Richard H.

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1989
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Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Society, 1989. Softcover. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. Sound binding. Clean, bright pages. Wrappers have light shelf wear and a small scrape at top front. Contents: Clark (ed.), Through Indiana by stagecoach and canal boat: the 1843 travel journal of Charles H. Titus. Wertheim, the Indianapolis treason trials, the elections of 1864,… Read more
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Indiana Magazine of History, Volume 85, Number 1 (March 1989)

by Madison, James H. (ed.); Rhodes, Benjamin D.; Pierce, Merrily; Nelson, Jacquelyn S.

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1989
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Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Society, 1989. Softcover. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. Sound binding. Clean, bright pages. Wrappers have light shelf wear. Contents: Rhodes, Governor James P. Goodrich of Indiana and the "plain facts" about Russia, 1921-1933. Pierce, Luke Decker and slavery: his cases with Bob and Anthony, 1817-1822. Nelson, Civil War letters of Daniel Wooton:… Read more
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Daedalus: Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Winter 1971, Vol. 100, No. 1; Historical Studies Today

by Graubard, Stephen R. (ed.); Darnton, Robert; Finley, M. I.; Furet, François; Gilbert, Felix; Goubert, Pierre; Hobsbawm, E. J.; Le Goff, Jacques; Manuel, Frank E.; Schwartz, Benjamin I.; Stone, Lawrence; Talbott, John E.

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Published
1971
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Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.: American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1971. Soft Cover. Good with No dust jacket as issued. Binding sound. General shelfwear to wraps. Thematic issue exploring aspects of historical study current at the time of publication. ; 9.0" (23 cm) tall; 270 pages.
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Speculum: A Journal of Medieval Studies. Volume 93, No. 3 (July 2018)

by Spence, Sarah (ed.); Wayno, Jeffrey M.; Shoval, Ilan; Perry, R. D.; Hermanowicz, Erika T.; Weinryb, Ittai

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2018
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Cambridge, Mass: Medieval Academy of America, 2018. Softcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Square, tight binding. Clean and bright pages. Wrappers have light overall handling wear. Contents: Wayo, Rethinking the Fourth Lateran Council of 1215. Shoval, "All the way to the British isles": Ayyubid'English diplomatic networks in an early thirteenth-century exchange. Perry, Lydgate's virtual coteries:… Read more
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Transactions of the Newbury District Field Club, Volume 9, Number 2

by Newbury District Field Club

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Published
1963
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Newbury, UK: Newbury Weekly News Ltd, 1963. Softcover. Good with No dust jacket as issued. Stapled binding is sound. Pages clean, tanned. Wrappers stressed at staples, with tanning and handling wear. ; Contents: Editorial. Norman domestic architecture. Exavations at Thatcham. Excavations at Grimsbury Castle. The mesolithic around Hungerford - parts I, II, and III. Some plants of chalk… Read more
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Thomas Starkey: A Dialogue between Pole and Lupset

by Mayer, T. F. (ed.); Starkey, Thomas

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Published
1989
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9780861931194
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London: Royal Historical Society, 1989. Hardcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Sound binding and hinges. Clean and bright pages. Paper over boards is lightly shelf worn with bright gilt lettering on spine. ; Work by English political theorist and humanist Thomas Starkey (c. 1495-1538). Camden Fourth Series; Vol. 37; 8.25" tall; 150 pages.
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Sex and the British: A Twentieth-Century History

by Ferris, Paul

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Published
1993
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition
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9780718131418
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London: Michael Joseph, 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. First Edition. Sound binding and hinges. Clean, off-white pages. Cloth over boards is clean. DJ has light edge rubbing and minor shelf wear. ; Entertaining narrative of the British way of sex from 1900 to the late 20th century. ; 9.5" tall; 337 pages.… Read more
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Tall Kings: The Height of Medieval English Kings (single article reprinted from the Mississippi Quarterly, Volume 10, Number 1, January 1957)

by Russell, Josiah C.

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Published
1957
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State College, Mississippi: Mississippi State College, 1957. Ephemera. Good with No dust jacket as issued. Stapled binding is sound. Pages clean, tanned. Wrappers have general handling wear. ; Self-explanatory title. 9.0" tall; 42 pages.
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