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St. Louisans As we See 'Em

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St. Louis: A. Noble Printing Co.. Hardcover. n.d. [1903]. 261 pp. Oblong. Black patterned paper-covered boards, title gilt on front board. All edges gilt. Frontispiece photo portraits of the seven cartoonists illustrating the book: George McManus, T. K. Hedrick, Dick Wood, S. Carlisle Martin, J. Gay Martin, Lee F. Conrey and… Read more
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Oakland: Thompson & West, 1883. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 477 pp. Quarto. Quarter leather, gilt, brown cloth boards, title stamped in gold on front board, in blind on rear. First edition. With 2 lithograph title pages, 88 lithograph plates, sometimes two or more views to a page, and 15 steel engraved portraits,… Read more
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The Legend of Stanley: 150 Years of the Stanley Works

by Rodengen, Jeffrey L.

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Published
1996
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780945903130
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Ft. Lauderdale, Florida: Write Stuff Syndicate, 1996. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. xii, 191 pp. The history and growth of The Stanley Works, a muli-billion dollar global organisation which was started by Frederick T. Stanley as a bolt manufacturing business in 1843. Includes 6 page section on collecting Stanley tools. Black and… Read more
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Maine's Hall of Fame Vol. 2

by Cayford, John C.

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Lippincott Books
Published
1993
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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9780941216432
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$25.00

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Brewer, Maine: Cay-Bel Publishing, 1993. First Edition . Soft cover. Near Fine. viii, 214 pp. Softcover. Stories of some of the memorable people of Maine, some famous and some infamous. Includes black and white photos and drawings. Near Fine. Includes: Thomas Danforth, Sir William Pepperell, Molly Phinney, Captain Wiliam McClellan, Nathan Lord, Captain Stephen… Read more
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Maine Men and Women in Southern California: A Volume Regarding the Lives of Maine Men and Women of Note and Substantial Achievement

by Porter, Florence Collins and Trask, Helen Brown

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Published
1913
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Very Good
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First Edition
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$30.00

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Los Angeles, California: Kingsley, Mason & Collins, 1913. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 144 pp. Bound in red buckram, title gilt on spine. Numerous photos of Maine men and women, their homes and businesses. Slight spine slant, a little dampstaining on top edge of pages, else VG.
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Village Memories

by Stone, W. L.

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Published
1986
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780941216241
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Brewer, Maine: Cay-Bel Publishing, 1986. Soft cover. Near Fine. 164 pp. Reminiscences of life in Lowell, Maine in the early 1900's. Black and white photos and drawings. Near Fine.
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Early Texas Oil: A Photographic History, 1866-1936

by Rundell, Jr., Walter

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Published
1977
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Fine
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Texas: Texas A & M University Press, 1977. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good+. 260 pp. grey-black cloth. Number one in the series The Montague History of Oil. A vivid social history of the early Texas oil industry and its tremendous impact on Texas and its people. With 328 black and white photographs. With index. Fine… Read more
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Where the River Runs Deep: The Story of a Mississippi River Pilot

by Jackson, Joy J.

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Lippincott Books
Published
1993
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780807117972
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Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1993. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. xvi, 273, [5] pp. With appendices, bibliography, and index. White leatherette, spine title stamped in turquoise. Maps, b&w photographs. Two stories: a biography of the author's father, and a history of the river.
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Ruins and Rivals. The Making of Southwest Archaeology

by Snead, James E

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Lippincott Books
Published
2001
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780816521388
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Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2001. First Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. xxvi, 226, [4] pp. With bibliography, index. Green cloth.. Illustrated with b&w photos. Signed by the author on the title page. "Ruins and Rivals contains a wealth of anecdotal material that conveys the flavor of digs and discoveries, scholars and scoundrels,… Read more
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My Friend the Gullah: A Collection of Personal Experiences

by Black, J. Gary

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Lippincott Books
Published
1980
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Near Fine
Edition
Eighth Printing
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$15.00

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Columbia, South Carolina: The R. L. Bryan Company, 1980. Eighth Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Nancy Ricker Webb. 50 pp. Includes an introduction by Dr. Julian K. Quattlebaum on the Gullah dialect. Black collected stories on the South Carolina islands of Hilton Head, Daufuskie, and St. Helena during the 1930's when he collected taxes… Read more
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A Sketch of the Life of John M. Todd (Sixty-two Years in a Barber Shop) and Reminiscences of His Customers

by Todd, John M.

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Published
1906
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Portland, Maine: William W. Roberts Co, 1906. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. vii, 322, [6] pp. Includes 4 pages of barbers' formulas for hair dyes and one for a concoction called Todd's Hungarian Balm which calls for four ounces of tincture of spanish flies among other ingredients. Green cloth, titles gilt on spine and… Read more
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The Visit of Lafayette. The Old Housekeeper's Story.

by Swett, Lucia Gray

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Published
1903
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Boston: Lee & Shepard, 1903. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 38, [5] pp. Illustrations include frontispeice, a black & white reproduction of Charles Wilson Peale's portrait of Lafayette, and a copy of a medallion worn on a pair of gloves during Lafayette's 1824 visit to Monticello. Grey cloth with all edges silver.… Read more
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Kansas Irish

by Driscoll Charles B.

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Published
1943
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Very Good
Edition
Stated First Printing
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New York,: Macmillan Company, 1943. Stated First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 359 pp. 'Kansas Irish' is the first in Driscoll's trilogy of the immigrant experience: homesteading and growing up on a farm in Kansas. Discoloration along gutters of spine mar an otherwise near fine copy. Dust jacket spine faded, with frayed edges, inside front flap… Read more
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The Ornamented Tray. Two Centuries of Ornamented Trays (1720-1920)

by Lea, Zilla Rider (ed.)

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Lippincott Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780804809078
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$40.00

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Rutland, Vermont: Charles E Tuttle Co, 1971. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. A publication of The Historical Society of Early American Decoration, Inc. Based on Esther Stevens Brazer's Photographic Collection. 256 pp. Green cloth, gilt-stamped emblem and title in red. Profusely illustrated with b&w photos. With color frontispiece, bibliography, index. Price-clipped… Read more
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Old Town. A History of Early Lock Haven: 1769-1845

by Miller, Isabel Winner

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Published
1966
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Very Good
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Lock Haven, Pennsylvania: Annie Halenbake Ross Library, 1966. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Margaret Zimmerman. xii, 136 pp with bibliography, index. Blue cloth, gilt stamped pictorial cover. Spine edges bumped, with a touch of wear, presentation on ffep.
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Lake Champlain as the Centuries Pass

by Beach, Allen Penfield

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Published
1959
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GVG
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Burlington, VT: Lane Press, 1959. Pictorial Paper Wraps. GVG. 82 pp. With Chronology of Important Dates, Bibliography. Foxed covers. SIGNED by the author.
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Making Sneakers

by McMillan, Bruce

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Lippincott Books
Published
1980
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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9780395291610
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1980. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/GVG. 32 pp. Black cloth, spine title and decoration of sneakers stamped in silver. Profusely illustrated with b&w photos. VG in GVG dust jacket with light edgewear and light scuffing. SIGNED by the author.
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American Furniture. The Federal Period, in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum

by Montgomery, Charles F

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Lippincott Books
Published
1966
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Very Good+
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First Edition
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New York: Viking Press, 1966. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good+/GVG. 498 pp. Blue cloth. With bibliography & index. A Winterthur Book. Profusely illustrated with photographs by Gilbert Ask. Light edge wear otherwise near fine. Dustjacket has edge wear, GVG
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The Centennial History of the Town of Dryden. 1797-1897

by Goodrich, Geo. B

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Published
1975
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VG
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Reprint of 1898 Edition
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Ithaca, New York: Wilcox Press, 1975. Reprint of 1898 Edition . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. vi, 272 pp. Map and index of names in pocket. With photos, folding maps, and plates. Red cloth with gilt spine, gilt image of log cabin on front cover. Slight spine slant.
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Collections of the Minnesota Historical Society. Volume XII

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Published
1908
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society, 1908. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. xx, 827 pp. Volume XII. With index, illustrated with 38 plates, of which 7 are maps and the remainder portraits or photographs. Articles of interest include: The Dakotas/Sioux of Minnesota, Little Crow, Civil War Papers by Lucius Hubbard, History of Minnesota… Read more
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