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Little Heathens

Little Heathens

by Mildred Armstrong Kalish

Mildred Kalish is a retired professor of English who grew up in Garrison, Iowa, and taught at several colleges, including the University of Iowa, Adelphi University, and Suffolk Community College. She now lives with her husband in northern California.From the Hardcover edition.
A Sense Of Place

A Sense Of Place

by David Plowden

Iowa Through the Years

Iowa Through the Years

by Cyrenus Cole

Ding

Ding

by David L Lendt

Iowa Pioneer Foundations

Iowa Pioneer Foundations

by George F Parker

We Have All Gone Away

We Have All Gone Away

by Curtis Harnack

In No Time At All

In No Time At All

by Carl Hamilton

Gentlemen On the Prairie

Gentlemen On the Prairie

by Curtis Harnack

Amana That Was and Amana That Is

Amana That Was and Amana That Is

by Bertha M H Shambaugh

Iowa

Iowa

by Robert James Waller

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Little Heathens

by Mildred Kalish

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The Man From Ida Grove

by Harold E ; Schneider, Dick Hughes

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Iowa Stereographs

by Mary / Juhl, Paul Bennett

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Strong-Minder Women

by Louise R Noun

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In Retrospect

by Chris D Baker

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Prairies, Forests, and Wetlands

by Janette R Thompson

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Christmas In Iowa

by Clarence Andrews

Iowa Books & Ephemera

Esther\'s Town

Esther's Town

by Deemer, Lee

Iowa Palimpsest Magazine

Iowa Palimpsest Magazine

by Petersen, William J

Arnewood

Arnewood

by Scholl, Melvin

The Palimpsest

The Palimpsest

by Petersen, William J

Sammelband of 20 Octavo Catalogs

Sammelband of 20 Octavo Catalogs

by Cornell College

Various: Cornell College, Various. First Editions. Hardcover. Good. FIRST EDITIONS. Twenty Volumes bound in 1. 8vo. 8 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches. Half black morocco, brown cloth sides, spine titled in gilt; binding square and tight, corners bumped and showing, hinges starting, 5-panel spine is lacking the panel at the foot. Gazette Bindery, Sterling Illinois binder's ticket on front paste-down. Printed slip "Cornell College, Thirty-First Commencement, June 15-21, 1888" laid in. Binding in Good... Read more
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$750.00
Centennial History of Polk County, Iowa

Centennial History of Polk County, Iowa

by Joseph M. Dixon (1825-1883), editor

Dea Moines, IA: State Register, 1876. First Edition. Hardcover. Acceptable. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 8 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches. 339, [ads 20] pp. 3 figures, index; text unmarked, occasional foxing or spotting. Quarter pebbled cloth, marbled boards; spine chipped with 4 inches of loss at the foot, and about an inch of loss at the head, boards rubbed, some light staining to edges of text block. SCARCE in the trade. Good. Title page lists J. M. Dixon as "Blind Editor" and Mrs. J. M. Dixon and J. W.... Read more
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$100.00
The History of Czechs in Cedar Rapids Volume I : 1852 - 1942

The History of Czechs in Cedar Rapids Volume I : 1852 - 1942

by Griffith, Martha E

Cedar Rapids, IA: The Czech Heritage Foundation Clean except for some foxing along the outside edges of the pages, one tiny brown spot at the lower left front, and small rust spots at the staples; no owners' marks; cover only gently shelf-rubbed at the spine ends and otherwise excellent. 96pp.. Soft Cover. Very Good +.
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$15.00
Cedar County, Iowa Rural Resident Directory - 1984

Cedar County, Iowa Rural Resident Directory - 1984

by Directory Service Company

Boulder, CO: Directory Service Company, 1984. Pages crisp and clean except for a few scattered finger smudges; stapled binding is secure. Soft cover shows small creases at the right front corners, an address label at the lower rear, a shallow vertical crease at the middle front, short lines of surface wear along the spine, and a little rubbing and chipping around the outside edges, otherwise clean and well-kept. 52pp. Address and telephone directory plus maps by township.. Staple-bound Softcover. Very... Read more
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$18.00
The Palimpsest - Volume 39 Number 8 - August 1958

The Palimpsest - Volume 39 Number 8 - August 1958

by Petersen, William J. (editor)

Iowa City, IA: The State Historical Society of Iowa, 1958. Pages crisp and clean; stapled binding secure. Soft cover has some gentle surface rubbing around the edges front and rear, some mild chipping at the spine, and just a little wear at corners and spine tips, but is generally clean and attractive. 40pp., illustrated in black-and-white. Issue concerns Arch W. McFarlane. Staple-bound Softcover. Very Good. 2.
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$4.00
The Palimpsest - Volume 41 Number 6 - June 1960

The Palimpsest - Volume 41 Number 6 - June 1960

by Petersen, William J. (editor)

Iowa City, IA: The State Historical Society of Iowa, 1960. Pages crisp and clean; stapled binding secure. Soft cover has a prior owner's name penned at the upper left front, a stray pencil mark at the upper right, some along the spine and a line of grayish smudging at the right rear, but is generally sound. 32pp., illustrated in black-and-white. This issue is concerned wtih historic stites in Iowa.. Staple-bound Softcover. Good. 2.
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$4.00
The Palimpsest - Volume 42 Number 2 - February 1961

The Palimpsest - Volume 42 Number 2 - February 1961

by Petersen, William J. (editor)

Iowa City, IA: The State Historical Society of Iowa, 1961. Pages crisp and clean; stapled binding secure. Soft cover has a little chipping at the upper front and along the spine and a line of grayish smudging at the right rear but is generally clean and attractive. 50pp., illustrated in black-and-white and color. Lead article: 'Iowa: Winter Wonderland' by William J. Petersen. Staple-bound Softcover. Very Good. 4.
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$4.00
Proud Mahaska, 1843-1900

Proud Mahaska, 1843-1900

by Semira A. Phillips (1826-1912)

Oskaloosa, IA: Herald Print, 1900. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 9 x 6 inches. 383, [last a blank] pp. Frontispiece photographic portraits of the author and her husband; text clean, unmarked, light foxing and toning. Cloth, gilt-stamped spine; binding square and but lightly shaken, shelf wear, corners bumped, small water spot on front board, covers soiled, edges foxed. WY617-131. Good. Semira Phillips was the first school teacher in Mahaska, Iowa, and as such shares many intimate... Read more
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$40.00
Against the Current

Against the Current

by Florer, Timothy C

Cumming, Iowa: Iowa Arts Council, 2003. Signed by the author on the half title page, with no date, inscription, or named recipient. Clean and bright; except for tiny points of shelf rubbing at the bottom corners of the hard cover, as new.. Signed by Author. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dustjacket.
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$25.00
The Palimpsest - Volume 44 Number 11 - November 1963

The Palimpsest - Volume 44 Number 11 - November 1963

by Petersen, William J. (editor)

Iowa City, IA: The State Historical Society of Iowa, 1963. Clean except for spots of rust on the saddle staples, some fingerprints on the back, and narrow bands of surface scuffing near the spine; a little wear at the spine ends; otherwise well-kept. 48pp., illustrated in black-and-white. Issue focuses on Don L. Berry, an Iowa newspaper editor, known for his work at the Des Moines Register and his later ownership of the Indianola Record, which he edited and published for 40 years.. Magazine. Good +. 4.
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$4.00
The Palimpsest - Volume 52 Number 12 - December 1971

The Palimpsest - Volume 52 Number 12 - December 1971

by Petersen, William J. (editor)

Iowa City, IA: The State Historical Society of Iowa, 1971. Pages crisp and clean; stapled binding secure. No owners' marks. Cover has some surface rubbing, particularly at the left front, and a little offsetting at the rear edges, but remains overall sound. 48pp. This issue highlights "Federal Government and Iowa Agriculture" with articles by Homer Calkin.. Staple-bound Softcover. Very Good. 4.
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$4.00
Trinity Parish, Iowa City: 1853 - 1996

Trinity Parish, Iowa City: 1853 - 1996

by Allen, Anne B

Iowa City: Graphic Printing & Design, 1996. Crisp, bright, and clean except for a prior owner's name inside the front cover; stapled binding secure, cover slightly chipped at the spine ends but otherwise excellent. 99pp.; black and white photo illustrations.. Staple-bound Softcover. Very Good. 1.
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$12.50
The Palimpsest - Volume 53 Number 6 - June 1972

The Palimpsest - Volume 53 Number 6 - June 1972

by Petersen, William J. (editor)

Iowa City, IA: The State Historical Society of Iowa, 1972. Pages crisp and clean; stapled binding secure; no owners' marks. Cover shows a line of rubbing along the spine and a few tiny chips at the spine ends and top front edge, otherwise excellent. Second Session of the 64th General Assembly of Iowa issue.. Staple-bound Softcover. Very Good. 4.
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$4.00
The History of Iowa from the Earliest Times to the Beginning of the Twentieth Century. Volume IV: Iowa Biography

The History of Iowa from the Earliest Times to the Beginning of the Twentieth Century. Volume IV: Iowa Biography

by Benjamin F. Gue (1828-1904)

New York: The Century History Company, 1903. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. FIRST EDITION. Volume 4 of 4 only. 8vo. 9 1/2 x 6 inches. xvii, 325 pp. Photo-engraved frontispiece portrait of the author, illustrated throughout with photo-engraved and half-tone portraits, index; text clean, unmarked. Green cloth, gilt-stamped spine, top edge gilt; binding square and tight, water-stains to page edges, shelf wear, corner lightly bumped. Very Good. Gue's History of Iowa is a general work on Iowa... Read more
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$40.00
The Palimpsest - Volume 34 Number 2 - February 1953

The Palimpsest - Volume 34 Number 2 - February 1953

by Petersen, William J. (editor)

Iowa City, IA: The State Historical Society of Iowa, 1953. Pages crisp and clean; stapled binding secure. Cover has a little dust soil at the front and some rubbing at corners and spine ends, but is otherwise clean and sound. 48pp., illustrated; this issue features Boy Scouts of Iowa.. Staple-bound Softcover. Good. 1.
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$3.00
The Early History of Banking in Iowa

The Early History of Banking in Iowa

by Fred D. Merritt

Iowa City, IA: The University Press, 1900. First Edition. Paperback. Good. FIRST EDITION of this doctoral dissertation submitted to the State University of Iowa. At Head of Title: Bulletin of the State University of Iowa, New Series, No. 15, June, 1900. Vol. 2, No. 1 of the Studies in Sociology, Economics, Politics and History of the University of Iowa. 8vo. 9 1/2 x 6 3/8 inches. viii, 150 pp. Bibliography; text clean, unmarked, paper heavily toned and brittle. Printed wrappers; binding square and... Read more
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$50.00
The Palimpsest - Volume 40 Number 9 - September 1959

The Palimpsest - Volume 40 Number 9 - September 1959

by Petersen, William J. (editor)

Iowa City, IA: The State Historical Society of Iowa, 1959. Pages crisp and clean; stapled binding secure. Soft cover has a short line of spotting at the upper front, some spotting along the top and right rear, a tiny tear at the spine head, a chip at the top right front, and a little rough trimming along the left rear edge, but is overall sound and attractive. 78pp., illustrated in black-and-white. Articles by Mildred Throne about Iowans in the Civil War.. Staple-bound Softcover. Good.
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$4.00
Seed / Harvest : A History of the Archdiocese of Dubuque

Seed / Harvest : A History of the Archdiocese of Dubuque

by Gallagher, Mary Kevin (editor)

Archdiocese of Dubuque Press, 1987. Clean, crisp, bright; no owners' marks; binding tight, hard cover only gently rubbed at the spine ends, jacket slightly faded around the head edges and showing some short, closed edge tears and a small area of pale spotting at the top right front, otherwise excellent. Jacket is now protected in a clear sleeve.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 4to.
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$15.00
The Annals of Iowa : Volume 72, Number 4 : Fall 2013

The Annals of Iowa : Volume 72, Number 4 : Fall 2013

by Bergman, Marvin (editor)

Iowa City: State Historical Society of Iowa, 2013. Clean except for the recipients' mailing label on the back cover; pages bright and crisp, spine square and uncreased, soft cover showing a few short wrinkles along the left front edge, light surface rubbing, and modest shelfwear at corners and spine ends, otherwise excellent. Articles: "The Waterloo Strikes of 1919", "The Politics of Youth: Civil Rights Reform in the Waterloo Public Schools". Includes pp. 316-421 of this... Read more
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$4.00
The Palimpsest - Volume 50 Number 12 - December 1969

The Palimpsest - Volume 50 Number 12 - December 1969

by Petersen, William J. (editor)

Iowa City, IA: The State Historical Society of Iowa, 1969. Pages crisp and clean; stapled binding secure. Soft cover has a pale, yellow spot at the left front, a line of grayish smudging at the right rear, and a tiny tear at the spine heel, otherwise excellent. 64pp. plus fold-out maps, illustrated in black-and-white. "A Glimpse of Iowa in 1823" with articles about Giacomo Constantine Beltrami by William J. Petersen and J.C. Beltrami.. Staple-bound Softcover. Very Good. 2.
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$3.00
The Annals of Iowa : Volume 71, Number 3 : Summer 2012

The Annals of Iowa : Volume 71, Number 3 : Summer 2012

by Bergman, Marvin (editor)

Iowa City: State Historical Society of Iowa, 2012. ISSN 0003-4827 74pp. Bright and clean except for a mailing label on the rear cover, some scattered, light surface rubbing, and minor chipping around the edges and spine ends; binding square and tight. Articles: "Forging a Community with Rails: Ames, Iowa Agricultural College, and the Ames & College Railway, 1890-1896" by Douglas Biggs, and "The Birth of the Sperm Bank" by Kara W. Swanson.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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$5.00
Pioneer Life In and Around Cedar Rapids, Iowa, from 1839-1849

Pioneer Life In and Around Cedar Rapids, Iowa, from 1839-1849

by George Ryerson Carroll (1831-1895)

Cedar Rapids, IA: Times Printing and Binding House, 1895. First Edition. Hardcover. Acceptable. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 8 x 5 5/8 inches. 265 pp. Frontispiece portrait of author with author's facsimile inscription and tissue guard, Preface by the author, 10 plates; text clean, unmarked, paper toned and brittle. Blind- and gilt-stamped dark green cloth; text block detached from the case, spine ends softened and head of spine with small tear, small hole in hinge on front cover, some small white mars on... Read more
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$75.00
The Palimpsest - Volume 50 Number 9 - September 1969

The Palimpsest - Volume 50 Number 9 - September 1969

by Petersen, William J. (editor)

Iowa City, IA: The State Historical Society of Iowa, 1969. Pages crisp and clean; stapled binding secure; soft cover shows a line of gray smudging at the left front, a tiny surface scuff at the lower rear, and mild rubbing along the spine, otherwise excellent. 64pp., illustrated. Contains "The Burlington in Iowa" by Frank P. Donovan.. Staple-bound Softcover. Very Good.
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$4.00
The Palimpsest - Volume 62 Number 5 - September-October 1981

The Palimpsest - Volume 62 Number 5 - September-October 1981

by Silag, William (editor)

Iowa City: The State Historical Society of Iowa, 1981. Pages crisp and clean, with no owners' marks; stapled binding secure. Cover has a very light, yellowed spot at the upper right front, some pale gray spots on the back, and just a little wear at corners and spine ends, otherwise excellent. 32pp., black-and-white illustrations. ISSN 0031-0360 Lead article: 'The Woman's World: Carrie Lane Chapman in the Mason City Republican' by Teresa Opheim.. Staple-bound Softcover. Good. 1.
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$4.00