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cover of Bowen's Indiana State Atlas; containing a separate maps of each county, showing section, township and range lines ... also containing maps of Indiana, the United States and the world ...

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Indianapolis, IN: B. F. Bowen & Co., Inc., 1917. SCARCE. Title continues -"containing a separate map of each county, showing section, township and range lines, railroad and interurban lines, churches and school houses and public highways, with a historical sketch of each county ; improved roads shown in colors ; also containing maps of Indiana, the United States and the… Read more
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cover of (Framed Original Woodcut)  An Eagle Ceremony at Tesuque Pueblo

(Framed Original Woodcut) An Eagle Ceremony at Tesuque Pueblo

by BAUMANN, Gustave

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Published
1932
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Fine
Edition
Limited Edition
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$1,100.00

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New York: The Colophon/Pynson Pinters, 1932. One of 3000 copies, 6.25" x 6.25" printed on 10.5" x 8.5" Rives paper, an original Baumann woodcut printed in black, grey, and ochre, with the artist's initials within the block. Installed in a modern black frame with museum glass and archivally matted, overall size 16.875" x 16.625". A Fine print in a Fine… Read more
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cover of History of the Fifty-Eighth Regiment of Indiana Volunteer Infantry: Its Organization, Campaigns and Battles from 1861 to 1865

History of the Fifty-Eighth Regiment of Indiana Volunteer Infantry: Its Organization, Campaigns and Battles from 1861 to 1865

by Hight, Chaplain John J.; Stormont, Gilbert R.

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Published
1895
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Princeton, (IN): Press of the Clarion, 1895. Very Good Plus, small rubs to cloth at spine ends, front hinge cracked yet holding nicely. Publisher's original burgundy cloth with bright gilt lettering, 577 pages frontispiece, illustrations (including maps) portraits. "From the manuscript prepared by the late chaplain John J. Hight, during his service with the regiment in the field.… Read more
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cover of ( J. K. Lilly's copy) The Indiana Gazeteer, or Topographical Dictionary; Containing a Description of the Several Counties, Towns, Villages, Settlements, Roads , Lakes, Rivers, Creeks, & Springs in the State of Indiana. Second Edition

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Indianapolis, IN: Douglas and Maguire, 1833. RARE. Second Edition, carefully revised, corrected and enlarged. 200 pp., original cloth with red leather spine label. Very Good, moderate foxing, cloth a bit rubbed and faded, small holes in front hinge, 1980 bookseller's description laid in. Pencil note front end page to "see page 127, Crown Hill in 1826", with corresponding pencil mark… Read more
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cover of The Grand Army Blue-Book Containing the Rules and Regulations of the Grand Army of the Republic and Official Decisions and Opinions Thereon, with Additional Notes . Fifth Edition

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Philadelphia: Burk & McFetridge, Printers, 1889. Prior owner name in pencil front paste down "Geo. H. Thompson, Post No. 523 Dept of Indiana 1888", with different PON in pencil verso of front end page. Very Good Minus, edges rubbed, gilt at spine dulled yet sttill legible, title and front end pages starting to separate from text block, soiling and a… Read more
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cover of Lew Wallace; An Autobiography, in Two Volumes. Autograph Edition

Lew Wallace; An Autobiography, in Two Volumes. Autograph Edition

by Wallace, Lew

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Published
1906
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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$500.00

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New York and London: Harper & Brother Publishers, 1906. Limited to 250 numbered copies, this copy #85, with a tipped in, clipped signature of Wallace under his portrait phot at frontis of volume 1. Lacking the dust jackets, Very Good, light rubbing and soiling to boards. Prior owner name and address in ink front end pages, gilt top edge… Read more
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cover of [Presentation Copy] Fifth Annual Report of the State Board of Forestry, State of Indiana, 1905

[Presentation Copy] Fifth Annual Report of the State Board of Forestry, State of Indiana, 1905

by Freeman, W. H.

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Published
1905
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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Indianapolis, IN: Wm. B. Burford, Contractor for State Printing and Binding, 1905. Presentation Copy, "Compliments of W. H. Freeman, Secretary" tipped in slip at front end page. Very Good Plus, boards a bit soiled, gilt at front board a bit rubbed. Large fold-out map Fine. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of The Boss Girl, A Christmas Story, and Other Sketches.

The Boss Girl, A Christmas Story, and Other Sketches.

by Riley, James Whitcomb

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Published
1886
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$650.00

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Indianapolis, IN: The Bowen-Merrill Co., 1886. SCARCE in current commerce in the First Edition and in any of its five States. Riley's 2nd published book. 263 pages. Illustrated blue-stamped tan cloth boards. Coated brown endpapers. First Edition, State 5, ( verso of title page changed, lacking the advertisement for "The Old Swimmin'- Hole", Russo, pp.8-11). A Very Good copy,… Read more
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cover of Palaeontology; in Advance Sheets from the Eighteenth Report of the Geological Survey of Indiana; S.S. Gorby, State Geologist.

Palaeontology; in Advance Sheets from the Eighteenth Report of the Geological Survey of Indiana; S.S. Gorby, State Geologist.

by Miller, S.(amuel) A.(lmond)

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Published
1892
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Printing
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$150.00

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Indianapolis, IN: Wm. B. Burford , 1892. Very Good Plus in original printed wrappers, small tear fore edge front wrapper, ligh wear at edges of wrappers with app. 1" paper loss of wrapper at bottom edge of spine. 79 pages, 12 leaves of plates, explanation printed on verso of plates. RARE, none found in current commerce, WorldCat locates 7 libraries… Read more
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cover of A History of Base Hospital 32 [ Including Unit R }

A History of Base Hospital 32 [ Including Unit R }

by Hitz, Benjamin D., Edited and Compiled by; with Photographic Illustrations by Charles S. Stough et al.

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Published
1922
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$600.00

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Indianapolis, IN: Edward Kahle Post No. 42 American Legion, 1922. Presentation Copy, RARE in dust jacket, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED at half-title -" To Irvington Post 38 American Legion Compliments Base Hospital Ass'n. Paul F. Ritter Secretary". Near Fine in original blue cloth, small discoloration front gutter, small corner crease to fold-out map. In RARE Near Fine dust jacket, spine a… Read more
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cover of (Broadside Poem - framed)  "AWAY"

(Broadside Poem - framed) "AWAY"

by Riley, James Whitcomb

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No Place: No Publisher SCARCE, the beloved James Whitcomb Rley poem "Away". No Publisher, no date, circa 1889-1925. Fourteen lines on stiff brown paper with author's name at end, hand-colred and decorated with capital "I"and floral decorations. In original frame, under glass, the frame measures 8 1/2" x 6". Fine, not examined out of frame. "I cannot say, and I… Read more
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cover of Music of The Wild: With Reproductions of the Performers,Their Instruments and Festival Halls

Music of The Wild: With Reproductions of the Performers,Their Instruments and Festival Halls

by Porter, Gene Stratton

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Published
1910
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$250.00

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Cincinnati, Ohio: Jennings and Graham, 1910. Quarter white cloth over green cloth boards, floral vining decorations and gilt lettering and top edge. Numerous black and white photographs throughout the text. Near Fine, light soiling to spine, tiny rubs at corners. A gorgeous, gift quality copy. . First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of Election Returns, City of Richmond, State of Indiana, Wayne County, May 6-7, 1884

Election Returns, City of Richmond, State of Indiana, Wayne County, May 6-7, 1884

by City of Richmond, Indiana

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Published
1884
Condition
Very Good
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$250.00

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Richmond, IN: BOArd of Inspectors, City of Richmond, 1884. Single sheet, 25" x 8" , folded 6 times to 8" x 3 1/8". Manuscript election returns for the May 1884 election for city councilman for the five wards of the city of Richmond, Indiana. "We the undersigned Board of Inspectors of an Election for Councilman in the respective Wards of… Read more
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cover of {Riley Rarity} A Buckeye Ballad. Compliments of Passenger Department, Buckeye Route. Tale of a Million.

{Riley Rarity} A Buckeye Ballad. Compliments of Passenger Department, Buckeye Route. Tale of a Million.

by Riley, James Whitcomb

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Published
1890
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
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$800.00

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Columbus, Ohio: Copyright W. H. Fisher, G.P and T.A./ Printed by the Ohio State Journal, 1890. First Edition, 1890. Illustrated by W. H. Mullay. Oblong 8vo, original printed wrappers, printed on coated white paper, tied with white string( replacing original brown ribbon with buckeye attached). 10 unnumbered leaves. Each leaf contains one verse of Riley's poem in black, and… Read more
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cover of Fortunes in Friendship with Pictures by Will Vawter  (Presentation Copy to Will Vawter)

Fortunes in Friendship with Pictures by Will Vawter (Presentation Copy to Will Vawter)

by Pogue, Barton Rees; Illustrated by Will Vawter

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Published
1926
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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Upland, Indiana : The Pogue Company, 1926. Presentation Copy from the author to his illustrator, noted Brown County artist Will Vawter, on front end page -"To Will Vawter from Barton Rees Pogue September 16, 1926". With added original pencil drawing by Will Vawter of a seated man verso of 2nd front end page. Additionally SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by Will Vawter… Read more
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cover of A Biographical History of Eminent and Self-Made Men of the State of Indiana. With Many Portrait-Illustrations on Steel, Engraved Expressly for This Work. Two Volumes

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Cincinnati, Ohio: Western Biographical Publishing Company, 1880. Two thick quarto volumes, arranged by congressional district, and paged separately. SCARCE in commerce as the complete set. Very Good in original pebbled calf with decorative embossing white moire silk end papers, all edges gilt, numerous engraved portraits with tissue guards. Very Good, rubbed at edges and corners, corners bumped, scattered foxing associated… Read more
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cover of Counties of Clay and Owen, Indiana. Historial and Biographical

Counties of Clay and Owen, Indiana. Historial and Biographical

by Charles Blanchard, Editor

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Published
1894
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$400.00

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Chicago: F. A. Battey & Co., 1894. Very Good, handsomely rebound in brown cloth except for original leather spine, gilt titles and devices, marbled end pages, spine a bit rubbed, prior owner name title page, some marginal genealogical writing and some underlining. With a fascinating trove of 5 pp. of genealogy and local history and with 1895 ribbon commemorating 10th… Read more
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cover of Indiana at Vicksburg

Indiana at Vicksburg

by Compiled by Henry C. Adams, Jr.

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Published
1911
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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Indianapolis, IN: Indiana-Vicksburg Military Park Commission , 1911. Near Fine in the original dark blue cloth, gilt title at spine with date in gilt 1911, edges of page block light foxing, fold-out map at rear paste down Near Fine, small edge tear at paste down. Overall a quite handsome copy. . First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo… Read more
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cover of Municipal Code Crawfordsville, Indiana

Municipal Code Crawfordsville, Indiana

by Revised by W. J. Sprow, Assisted by Raymond O. Evans, City Attorney

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Published
1941
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Revised Edition
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$100.00

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Crawfordsville, Indiana: The Journal and Review, 1941. RARE. OCLC lists only 1 institutional holding. SIGNED by the Mayor and all of the City Council and other officers of the City of Crawfordsville at the time of printing. Signatures present front end page include Mayor Thomas L. Cooksey, City Attorney Raymond O. Evans, Clerk-Treasurer Clark D. Jones, Councilmen Earl Barcus, Walter… Read more
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cover of Abe Martin's Almanack for 1908

Abe Martin's Almanack for 1908

by Hubbard, Kin

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Published
1907
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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Indianapolis, IN: Bobbs-Merrill, 1907. Very Good Plus, light rubbing at edges of boards. SCARCE. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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