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image of Klu-e-Lae [cover title]. Log British Columbia trip Canada. Klu-e-Lae camp. August 18 to September 10, 1950. [By] Elmer H. Smith

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N.p., n.d.: [Minneapolis - Saint Paul], 1951. Oblong 8vo, 3 p.l., 81; printed from typescript on rectos only; 8 full-page halftones and a full-page map; spiral-bound yellow pictorial paper-covered boards printed in black; front cover creased; very good. This copy warmly inscribed by the author: "Greetings to my doctor friend 'Jack' from sincerely yours, Elmer, Nov. 27 - '51."… Read more
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The Apocrypha

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Published
1860
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$172.50

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London: Samuel Bagster and Sons, 15 Paternoster Row, n.d., 1860. 16mo, pp. [4], 137, [2]; text in double column; publisher's full limp brown morocco, triple blind-ruled borders on covers, a.e.g.; top of spine chipped, stain at the top corner of the front board, ex-St. Mary's Hall Library, with stamp on title page and pocket inside back cover; good copy… Read more
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image of Geese ees com-in [cover title]. Log of Hudson Bay trip Canada. Gods River and God's country. September 2 to September 9, [By] Elmer H. Smith

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N.p., n.d.: [Minneapolis - Saint Paul], 1949. Oblong 8vo, 3 p.l., 88; printed from typescript on rectos only; 5 full-page halftones and a full-page map; spiral-bound white paper-covered boards printed in black; covers a little spotted else near fine. This copy warmly inscribed by the author: "Greetings to my good friend 'Jack' and a Happy New Year, from sincerely… Read more
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Cyanotype of Amherst H. Wilder with his wife and daughter

by Bromley, Edward A., photographer

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Published
1893
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N.p. [Saint Paul?], 1893. Image size 8½" x 6½". Captioned on the verso in a contemporary hand, possibly Bromley's: "#63 Group with Amherst H. Wilder his wife and daughter on the steamer City of New York in San Diego Cal. harbor 1893. Photo by Edward A. Bromley." Wilder came to Saint Paul in 1857 from Lewis, New York and… Read more
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Final report of the International Joint Commission on the Lake of the Woods reference

by International Joint Commission

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Published
1917
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$86.25

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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1917. Large 8vo, pp. [2], 261, [1]; 54 plates; original tan cloth with gilt title on spine; covers lightly dampstained, text clean and sound, very good. A report "on all matters pertaining to the regulation of the levels of the Lake of the Woods and the advantageous use of its waters, shores, and harbors."
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The golden bowl. A novel by Feike Feikema

by Manfred, Frederick

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Published
1944
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$460.00

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Saint Paul: Webb Publishing Co, 1944. First edition of the author's first book, 8vo, pp. [8], 226; front hinge cracked, textblock slightly cocked, very good in a dust jacket with a few shallow chips. This copy signed by Manfred on title page ("Frederick Feike Manfred") and with a lengthy inscription on endpaper: "Dear Tom and Nick and Margery, We… Read more
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image of The Minnesota Arrowhead country. Compiled by the workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Minnesota. Sponsored by the Minnesota Arrowhead Association, Inc

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Chicago: Albert Whitman & Co, 1941. First edition, 8vo, pp. xxi, [1], 231, [3]; illustrated throughout, map endpapers, 4 maps in the text; back hinge starting, near fine copy in original green cloth, dust jacket with a couple closed tears and with some tape removal on the front flap leaving a scar, but still very good. Whence Bob Dylan,… Read more
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image of The aborigines of Minnesota. A report based on the collections of Jacob V. Brower and on the field surveys and notes of Alfred J. Hill and Theodore H. Lewis

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St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society, 1911. First edition, 4to, pp. xvi, 761; 36 half-tone plates, 26 folding plates and 642 figures in the text; original half black morocco; joints and extremities rubbed; textblock fine; a very good copy. Highly respected and definitive work on the Ojibwa and other aborigines of the Dakota stock in Minnesota, including their prehistoric ancestors,… Read more
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by Connolly, Carol

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Published
1985
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$34.50

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Minneapolis: Midwest Villages and Voices Publications, 1985. First edition, 8vo, pp. [8], 70, [2]; illustrated paper wrappers, fine. Inscribed by Connolly to owner of the Hungry Mind Bookstore owner David Unowsky. By the first poet laureate of St. Paul.
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Lindbergh his story in pictures ... Anniversary edition

by Miller, Francis Trevelyan

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Published
1929
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New York & London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, The Knickerbocker Press, 1929. 8vo, pp. [4], 7-320; pictorial endpapers, profusley illustrated throughhout, primarily from photographs; original blue cloth stamped in gilt on spine and upper cover; very good copy.
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Winter book

by Rose, Thomas

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Published
1995
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$86.25

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[Minneapolis]: Minnesota Center for Book Arts, 1995. Deluxe edition limited to 50 copies, this no. 20; translucent patterned inserts, text printed in red green and black, text illustrations, green paper boards backed in art vellum, fine. Accompanied by an original print signed by Rose, all in original clamshell box. The Winter Books series is an annual project of the… Read more
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image of One angel then ... With two original prints by Gaylord Schanilec

One angel then ... With two original prints by Gaylord Schanilec

by Keenan, Deborah

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Published
1981
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Saint Paul: Midnight Paper Sales, 1981. Edition limited to 280 copies, this one of 220 unsigned by the poet and artist; 12mo, pp. [24]; linoleum-cut illustrations, including one on the upper wrapper; printed on beige paper and bound in white pictorial wrappers; without the tissue overlay, otherwise; about fine. Quarter to Midnight A.32.b: "The paper used to print this… Read more
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[Program for:] Newport Folk Festival July 22-25, 1965

by Dylan, Bob [i.e. Robert Allen Zimmerman]

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Published
1965
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$2,300.00

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New York: Newport Folk Art Foundation, 1965. 4to, pp. 63, [1]; illustrated throughout; original pictorial wrappers a bit soiled, else very good. Joan Baez, Donovan, Maybelle Carter, Peter, Paul & Mary, Mississippi John Hurt, but who cares. That Sunday night, July 25, Dylan took the stage with guitarist Mike Bloomfield and Barry Goldberg of the Paul Butterfield Blues Band… Read more
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image of Waterfalls of the Mississippi: the story of eight waterfalls found in Saint Paul_Minneapolis: descendants of the late, great River Warren Falls, and the only waterfalls along the entire Mississippi River

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St. Paul, Minn: Minnesota Outdoors Press, 1998. First edition limited to 226 copies (this no. 185 of 200 in the regular edition), signed by the author and illustrator; tall 8vo, pp. [8], 72, [1]; 8 color wood engravings (2 double-page) by Gaylord Schanilec, fold-out map; fine in brown cloth decorated in gilt, leather spine label, slipcase with pictorial label.… Read more
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printed privately for his grandchildren, 1922. First edition, 8vo, pp. 51, [1]; near fine in orig. grey paper-covered boards. Gale bought and platted Gale's first addition to Minneapolis in 1872.
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image of History of the upper Mississippi valley containing the geology of the upper Mississippi and Saint Louis valleys, by Prof. N. H. Winchell. Explorers and pioneers of Minnesota, by Rev. Edward D. Neill. Outlines of the history of Minnesota, by J. Fletcher Williams, and State education, by Charles S. Bryant

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Minneapolis: Minnesota Historical Co, 1881. First and only edition, 4to, pp. [4], 717, [3] ads; text in double column; pages toned, back cover spotted, neatly rebacked with the original spine laid down; good and sound in publisher's half brown morocco, gilt lettered on spine and upper cover. Howes W-551.
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The face of Minnesota

by Szarkowski, John

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Published
1958
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$51.75

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Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1958. First edition, small 4to, pp. viii, 302, [2]; photographic illustrations, some in color, throughout; original black pictorial boards, dust jacket with shallow at extremities, some edge wear, all else very good. The illustrations are grouped into 4 sections, portraying the setting of the Minnesota story, the settlement and life on the land, the… Read more
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image of The business heart of Minneapolis, Minn. Washington Avenue [cover title]

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New York: Charles Hart, lithographer, 1882. Large folding color lithograph panorama of the east and west prospects of Washington Avenue in Minneapolis, from 8th Avenue South to Fourth Avenue North, the whole in an oblong quarto binding, original brown cloth, gilt lettering on upper cover. The panorama extends to a total length of 30 feet (15 feet for each… Read more
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Cordially invited: history and evolution of the Ampersand Club invitations

by Moriarty, John J.

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Published
2020
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[Minneapolis & Saint Paul]: The Ampersand Club, 2020. Edition limited to 200 copies "for members and friends," 4to, pp. [2], iv, 69, [1]; illustrated throughout in color and black & white; original pictorial wrappers; fine. Published in celebration of Ampersand's 90th anniversary, this is a brief pictorial history of Ampersand invitations, from the earliest ones in manuscript, through to… Read more
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image of Robber and hero: the story of the raid on the First National Bank of Northfield, Minnesota, by the James-Younger band of robbers in 1876. The tragedy in the bank, the battle in the street, the two-weeks pursuit, the final capture. Portraits, illustrations and biographical sketches compiled from original and authentic sources

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Northfield, MN: The Christian Way Company, 1895. 8vo, pp. v, [3], 119, [1]; frontispiece portrait and 12 plates from photographs; front hinge starting, and but for very light wear at edges, a near fine copy in the original light blue cloth gilt-stamped on upper cover and spine, t.e.g. Adams, Six-Guns, 1087 describes this work as "scarce...a carefully written book… Read more
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$230.00