Americana from Ray Boas, Bookseller

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OVER THE COUNTER AND ON THE SHELF: COUNTRY STOREKEEPING IN AMERICA 1620-1920

by Johnson, Laurence A.; Ray, Marcia (edited by)

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Published
1961
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good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
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New York: Bonanza Books, 1961. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). 130 B&W illustrations. An account of early American storekeeping by the leading authority on old-time American country stores. 140pp.
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MOUNTAIN MEMORIES I - TRUE AND FOLK STORIES OF THE HILLS - [Unstated I]

by Deitz, Granville, A.

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2nd printing
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good, wraps (softcover)
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Chelsea, MI: Book Crafters, Inc, 2nd printing. PB. good, wraps (softcover). Frist published in 1981 -- Tales from the Appalachia of the state of West Virginia, known as the "little Switzerland of America." 126pp.
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AN OCCASIONAL BULLETIN: VIRGINIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY: No. 58 - Sept. 1987 - FIRST RESORTS: AN EXHIBITION ON VIRGINIA'S SPRINGS

by McElroy, John L. (President); Haynes, Donald (Director)

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Published
1987
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very good, wraps (softcover)
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Richmond, VA: Virginia Historical Society, 1987. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. Lead article FIRST RESORTS about four pages, and more. 899.
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ASTORIA & EMPIRE

by Ronda, James P.

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Published
1990
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very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) HILITE COUPLE LINES
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9780803238961
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$10.00

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Lincoln, NE: Univ. of Nebraska Press, 1990. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) HILITE COUPLE LINES. ISBN 0803238967 HIGHLIGHT ON A COUPLE LINES OF THE PREFACE. 400pp.
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PRISONER FOR POLYGAMY: THE MEMOIRS AND LETTERS OF RUDGER CLAWSON AT THE UTAH TERRITORIAL PENITENTIARY, 1884-87

by Larson, Stan (editor)

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Published
1993
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very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780252018619
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Urbana, IL: University of Illinois, 1993. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0252018613 This collection of the prison memoirs and letters of the first Mormon convicted of violating the Edmunds Law, which prohibited polygamy, provides a unique perspective on this period of Utah history. 256pp.
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THE JOURNAL OF FRANCOIS LAROCQUE

by Larocque, Francois

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Published
1981
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very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
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Fairfield, WA: Ye Galleon Press, 1981. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). First printed in English in 1910 by the Canadian government. Larocque was the first white man to explore northern Wymoming. Howes L107. One of 498 copies. 101pp.
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SPECIAL PLACES: IN SEARCH OF SMALL TOWN AMERICA

by Roueche, Berton (introduction by William Shawn)

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Published
1982
Condition
very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0316759352219
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Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1982. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0316759352 219pp.
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AN EASTERN TOUR AT HOME

by Cook, Joel

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Published
1889
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good, mustard colored cloth, teg (hardcover)
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$20.00

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Philadelphia, PA: David McKay, Publisher, 1889. HC. good, mustard colored cloth, teg (hardcover). Articles reprinted from The Philadelphia Public Ledger of travels in New York state, and in New England states. 286pp.
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FIRST THROUGH THE GRAND CANYON - OUTING ADVENTURE LIBRARY

by Powell, John Wesley (Major) - edited by Horace Kephart

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Published
1917
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good, decorated blue cloth (hardcover) owner's name
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$45.00

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New York: Outing Publishing Company, 1917. HC. good, decorated blue cloth (hardcover) owner's name. BEING A RECORD OF THE PIONEER EXPLORATION OF THE COLORADO RIVER IN 1869-70." Owner's name on front free endpaper. 320pp, ads.
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BROOK FARM - HISTORIC AND PERSONAL MEMOIRS - [Original Edition]

by Codman, John Thomas

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Published
1894
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good, maroon cloth (hardcover)
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Boston, MA: Arena Publishing Company, 1894. HC. good, maroon cloth (hardcover). B&W frontis. 335pp, ads.
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BUILDING ON THE PAST TRAVELING TO THE FUTURE - A PRESERVATIONIST'S GUIDE TO THE ISTEA TRANSPORTATION ..

by I. Mei Chan (edited by)

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Published
1994
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good+, wraps (softcover) Owner's Name and Address
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Washington, DC: Federal Highway Admin, 1994. PB. good+, wraps (softcover) Owner's Name and Address. B&W illustrations. ...ENHANCEMENT PROVISION" -- Owner's Name and Address rubber stamped on half-title page. 80pp.
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A NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF VENTURE, A NATIVE OF AFRICA BUT RESIDENT ABOVE SIXTY YEARS IN THE UNITED STATES

by Venture

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Published
2017
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very good+, wraps (softcover)
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East Haddam, CT: East Haddam Historical Soc, 2017. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). Photographs of the pages from the original pamphlet from a copy donated to the historical society in 1979. 32pp.
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SCENIC, HISTORIC, LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN - THE STORY OF AN AMAZING MOUNTAIN

by Wilson, John

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Published
1977
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good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
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n.p.: published by the author, 1977. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). 136 B&W ill. and rare photos. Botanical and Geological Wonderland - Civil War Battle Above the Clouds - Mysterious Caves - Underground Waterfalls - Last Battle of the American Revolution." 163pp.
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FORTY COVERED BRIDGES STILL STANDING IN NEW ENGLAND -- THE OLD COVERED BRIDGE: EMBLEM OF A DEPARTING AGE

by Philbrook Studios

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Published
1942
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good, wraps (softcover)
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Framingham, MA: Philbrook Studios, 1942. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 44pp.
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WE, PEOPLE OF AMERICA AND HOW WE ENDED POVERTY - A TRUE STORY OF THE FUTURE

by Sinclair, Upton

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Published
1935
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good, wraps (softcover) faint staining bottom couple pages
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Pasadena, CA: National EPIC League, 1935. PB. good, wraps (softcover) faint staining bottom couple pages. Faint staining bottom of a couple rear pages. 64pp.
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WESTWARD AND NORTHWARD AND HOMEWARD - JUNE 26TH - SEPTEMBER 5TH 1925

by Sharpless, William and Sharpless, Martha A.

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Published
1925
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very good, green cloth (hardcover) inscribed by Wm. Sharpless
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Philadelphia, PA: Published by the authors, 1925. HC. very good, green cloth (hardcover) inscribed by Wm. Sharpless. B&W illustrations. The book is the chronicle of the transcontinental summer vacation tour of William and Martha A. Sharpless. The text is an exact copy of four letters..." Letters include" The Tour: The Letter from Lake Louise; The Letter from S.… Read more
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ENEAS AFRICANUS

by Edwards, Harry Stillwell

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Published
1920
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good, brown cloth (hardcover)
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Macon, GA: J. W. Burke Company, 1920. HC. good, brown cloth (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 48pp.
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THE GREAT SNOW OR GRANDMOTHER'S STORY - (Signed Holiday Greetings slip Laid-In)

by Lathem, Edward C. (edited by) (slip signed by author laid in)

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Published
1949
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Dartmouth College: Graphic Arts Workshop, 1949. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). From the preface: "The following narrative is taken from a manuscript found in 1938 at an antique dealer's barn in the Royalton, Vermont hamlet of Mill Village." 12pp.
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MADE IN AMERICA: A GUIDE TO TOURS OF WORKSHOPS, FARMS, MINES & INDUSTRIES - NORTHEAST EDITION

by Farlow, Susan

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Published
1979
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very good, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780803804777
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New York: Hastings House Publishers, 1979. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). ISBN 0803804776 304pp.
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EARLY AMERICAN LIFE - JANUARY 1970 - FEBRUARY 1972 - FIRST 11 ISSUES COMPLETE in Early American Life Binder

by Betts, J. E. and Miner, Robert G. (editors)

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good+, all issues in binder made for society (hardcover)
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Richmond, VA: Early American Society. HC. good+, all issues in binder made for society (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. Offered as a collection in the original EARLY AMERICAN LIFE - LIVING HISTORY binder are the first 11 issues of this informative publication: Included are: Vol. 1 No. 1, Jan/Feb 1970; 1:2-March/April 1970; 1:3-May-June 1970; 1:4-July/August 1970; 1:5-Sept/Oct 1970;… Read more
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