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image of ALABAMA OFFICIAL AND STATISTICAL REGISTER 1947. Signed.

ALABAMA OFFICIAL AND STATISTICAL REGISTER 1947. Signed.

by OWEN, Marie B[ankhead].

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Fair
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$22.45

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Publisher's dark green cloth, octavo, pp. 566. The statistics pages are a bit of a dry read, but there is plentiful good biographical and genealogical information regarding Legislators. Editor Owen (1869-1958) was Director of the state of Alabama's Department of Archives and History, as well as the aunt of actress Tallulah Bankhead. She was inducted into the… Read more
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image of Birmingham Alabama The Magic City 1940's Souvenir Postcard Mailer

Birmingham Alabama The Magic City 1940's Souvenir Postcard Mailer

by No author noted.

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Very Good
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$12.45

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Approximately 6 1/4 x 4 1/4 inch souvenir mailing packet, circa 1940's, that unfolds accordion-style to reveal a cascade of 9 color illustrated panels, printed on both sides (18 images in addition to the Vestavia and Vulcan Iron Man images on the exterior stiff wrappers). Postmarked 1944. Very Good condition with just light rubbing to edges. Includes two panels of… Read more
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image of SIMON SUGGS' ADVENTURES LATE OF THE TALLAPOOSA VOLUNTEERS TOGETHER WITH TAKING THE CENSUS, AND OTHER ALABAMA SKETCHES WITH PORTRAIT OF CAPTAIN SIMON SUGGS

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Publisher's faded black cloth spine over green card stock wrappers, octavo, pp. 146. Eight illustrations by Darley. A FAIR-only reading copy with many old stains across top edge and upper portion of fore-edge (see Photos). Johnson Jones Hooper was former editor of the Montgomery Mail newspaper. Alabama author Rhoda Coleman Ellison refers to his Suggs character as an "incarnation… Read more
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$10.65
image of Montgomery AL Concert Course Lot, 1947 - 1948 Season, Sidney Lanier Auditorium.

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Lot of fliers / leaflets / short programs includes: (1) Montgomery Concert Course Announces Season of 1947-48 Four Star Attractions single sheet leaflet (previous owner has made pencil notes indicating days of performances); (2) Montgomery Concert Course and Charles L. Wagner Present IL TROVATORE Italian Opera in Four Acts, Eight Scenes; (3) Montgomery Concert Course Presents New York Philharmonic Symphony… Read more
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image of HOMEMAKERS TREASURED COOKBOOK.

HOMEMAKERS TREASURED COOKBOOK.

by Madison County (Alabama) Extension Homemakers.

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T. BRENNAN BOOKSELLER, ABAA
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Very Good
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$18.00

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Publisher's light purple boards with gold spine and upper board lettering and emblem, octavo, pp. 437 + [1]. Illustrated with cookery-themed vignettes. Just light shelf rubbing and exterior spotting. Internally clean and unmarked.
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image of Memorial Services HELD IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE UNITED STATES, TOGETHER WITH REMARKS PRESENTED IN EULOGY OF WILLIAM BROCKMAN BANKHEAD LATE A REPRESENTATIVE FROM ALABAMA.  Seventy-seventh Congress First Session.

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Publisher's black cloth with upper board lettering gilt within double ruled gilt border, the whole within a single ruled border in blind, octavo, pp. 143 [1]. Tissue-guarded Frontis portrait of Representative Bankhead (1874-1940), who served as Speaker of the United States House of Representatives. Bankhead was the son of Alabama Civil War veteran and later U.S. Senator, John… Read more
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image of Its [sic] Raining Violets: The Life and Poetry of Robert Loveman.

Its [sic] Raining Violets: The Life and Poetry of Robert Loveman.

by HOOLE, William Stanley.

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T. BRENNAN BOOKSELLER, ABAA
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Good
ISBN
9780916620554
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$14.95

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Publisher's gray card stock wrappers, octavo, pp. 149. Black and white frontis of Loveman. Biography and selected poems. Good condition with just a bit of shelf and handling wear.
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image of IRELAND RESPONSE TO A TOAST AT THE BANQUET OF THE HIBERNIAN SOCIETY DE SOTO HOTEL, SAVANNAH, GA. MARCH 17, 1905.

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Publisher's string-tied card stock wrappers, octavo, pp. 10. "Compliments of Alexander Troy" slip tipped in at title page. Toning to wrappers and light edge wear. A portion of the string tie hangs loosely at spine center. Safely stowed now in a clear protective display sleeve with white card stock backing board.
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$65.00
image of English Neutrality.  Is the Alabama A British Pirate?

English Neutrality. Is the Alabama A British Pirate?

by [LOWREY, Grosvenor P.]

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Fair
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$10.45

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An incomplete copy with only 32 pages of the 36 pages called for. Pages 33-36 are missing. Old vertical crease, as though inserted into a jacket pocket long ago; edges toned; spine rough; bottom page tips bumped. Withal, a good example of a 19th century Civil War-era Philadelphia imprint. Ensconced now in a clear protective display sleeve with… Read more
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image of George Wallace Presidential campaign unused bumper stickers. Four in protective sleeves.

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George Wallace Presidential campaign unused bumper stickers. Condition is Very Good. Each of the four stickers in a separate protective sleeve.
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image of Sour Cream Recipes.  From the Folks at Barber's Quality Dairy Products.

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Publisher's stapled wrappers, octavo, pp. 32. Published by Milk Industry Foundation as a recipe promotional for the venerable Barber's Dairy. No date of publication, but newspaper recipe clippings laid in at front are from 1960. Previous owner has made heavy recipe notations on pp. 2 and 3 (see Photos 2 and 3), but not after those pages. … Read more
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Day Before Yesterday. SIGNED.

by VANCE, Henry.

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Very Good
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$14.00

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Hardcover, octavo, pp. 121. Long gift inscription from the author on free front endpaper. Just light shelf and handling wear. Very Good and sound in the publisher's black cloth with spine lettering gilt. FAIR only dust jacket shows soiling more obviously than if publisher had chosen a different color than white, but jacket ensconced now in a… Read more
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A Brief Essay on Collecting Alabama-Related Books and Pamphlets.

by CATHER, James Pat.

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Very Good
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$20.00

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Edition limited to 2,000 unnumbered copies, octavo, unpaginated. Includes: A Categorized List of Alabama Books and Pamphlets Sought by the Author for his Private Collection. Very Good in the publisher's stapled burnt-orange cardstock wrappers. Ensconced in a clear protective display sleeve with white cardstock backing board.
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Hardcover, quarto, pp. ix, 125. Illustrated throughout with cooking themed vignettes by Marty Bibee. Very Good in the publisher's textured brown leatherette with spine and upper board lettering bright gilt. GOOD-only dust jacket a bit weary from pre-mylar days, with shelf rubs along perimeter and a short tear with no loss at top edge of front panel.… Read more
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$24.00
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When Mother Calls.

by SCISLAW, Ken (editor).

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Very Good
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$18.00

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Sesquicentennial Reminiscences by Alumni of The University of Alabama. Hardcover, octavo, pp. 123. Very good in the publisher's crimson cloth with silver spine and upper board lettering. Color-illustrated dust jacket very good.
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58th Congress; 3rd Session; Senate Document 109. Octavo, pp. 10. Illustrated with pp. 4 maps/plans. Removed from a bound volume and now ensconced in a clear protective display sleeve with white cardstock backing board. Very good.
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Guild Gourmets: Twenty Years of Party Fare.

by No author noted.

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Very Good
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$18.00

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Octavo, pp. 48. Illustrated with a few food-related vignettes. Just light toning, as with age, but very good in the publisher's stapled stiff blue wrappers.
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A Treasury of Best Loved Alabama Peanut Recipes.

by [Alabama Peanut Producers Association.]

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Good
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$14.00

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Wraps, octavo, pp. [15]. Illustrated with a few cooking-themed vignettes. Light wear, as with age and careful handling, and a mild vertical crease, as though folded gently long ago for transportation in a coat pocket. Withal, GOOD and sound in the publisher's color photographic wrappers. Ensconced now in a clear protective display sleeve with white cardstock backing board. Uncommon in… Read more
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How Me and Amos Won WWI

by KIRBY, Lelias E.

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Very Good
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$14.00

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Softcover, octavo, pp. vi, 73. Black and white illustrations. Very good in the publisher's illustrated wrappers.
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A Manual for Alabama Legislators.

by [COOPER, Charles M.]

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Fair/Poor
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$11.00

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Seventh edition, softcover, octavo, pp. [1-2] + 3-111 + [1]. Essentially a good and sound copy in textured blue wrappers, save for two pinholes of unknown origin that persist from the front cover through to about page 45, thus the condition grade of FAIR- only. Additional light wear and toning, as with age and handling. Text… Read more
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