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Light in the Valley  History of Dawson Memorial Baptist Church, Atchison, Ray M.; Atchison, Doris Teague
1 Atchison, Ray M.; Atchison, Doris Teague Light in the Valley History of Dawson Memorial Baptist Church
Dawson Memorial Baptist Church 1999 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
The colorful history of this Baptist Church in Birmingham Alabama that grew from 7 members to over 7,000. Many photographs, surnames, maps, etc. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. 
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Memories  A record of personal experience and adventure during four years of war, Beers, Fannie A
2 Beers, Fannie A Memories A record of personal experience and adventure during four years of war
Philadelphia PA Press of J.B. Lippincott Co 1888 First Edition; Later Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Brown cover with gold print. Cover has spotting around edges otherwise clean. Tight binding and clean contents. Has signature of Mrs. Henry White, Birmingham, Alabama 1891 in front. Photo of author as frontspiece. Small water stain at bottom and on a couple of pages hence. This is an account of Authors experiences as a women during the Civl War. Includes chapters on Alabama, Buckner Hospital, Gainesville, Alabama, Newnan Georgia, Confederate Women, Fenner's Louisiana Battery, etc. Excellent historical reference. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition.Scarce. ; 336 pages; p 
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3 Chappell, Clovis G Chappell's Special Day Sermons
Abingdon 1936 Hardcover Good in Fair dust jacket 
Dust in poor to fair condition. Clovis G. Chappell was ordained into the ministry of the Methodist Church in 1908, and over the next 41 years held pastorates in Washington, Memphis, Houston, Birmingham and Charlotte, North Carolina. He officially retired in 1949 but filled numerous speaking engagements each year throughout the country. Born at Flat Woods, Tennessee on January 8, 1882, he studied at Trinity (now Duke) and Harvard Universities. He held doctoral degrees from Duke, Centenary College of Louisiana, and Birmingham Southern College. He died in 1972. ; 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall; Abingdon Press, 1936, Hardcover, 204 pages. 
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4 Chappell, Clovis G. Feminine Faces
New York , NY Abingdon-Cokesbury Press 1942 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cover with gold print. War edition. Very clean contents. From and Obituary: Dr. Clovis G. Chappell, a retired Methodist minister who was the first principal at Grove High School (Paris, Tn) , died Friday (1972) at his home in Waverly of a cerebral hemorrhage. He was 90.Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday at the Waverly Methodist Church with burial in Richlawn Cemetery.Dr. Chappell was principal and coach at Grove from 1906 to 1908. He was ordained into the ministry of the Methodist Church in 1908, and over the next 41 years held pastorates in Washington, Memphis, Houston, Birmingham and Charlotte, North Carolina. He officially retired in 1949 but filled numerous speaking engagements each year throughout the country.Born at Flat Woods, Tennessee on January 8, 1882, he studied at Trinity (now Duke) and Harvard Universities. He held doctoral degrees from Duke, Centenary College of Louisiana, and Birmingham Southern College.He was the author of some 35 religious books which were distributed throughout the world.He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Cecil Hart Chappell; two sons, Clovis G. Chappell, Jr. of Midland, Texas and Dr. Robert H. Chappell of Texarkana, Arkansas, and seven grandchildren.Reprinted from an unknown 1972 newspaper obituary.; 12mo; 219 pages 
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5 Chappell, Clovis G. Questions Jesus Asked
New York , NY Abingdon-Cokesbury Press 1948 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cover with gold print. Minor underlining on a few pages. Spot on cover. From and Obituary: Dr. Clovis G. Chappell, a retired Methodist minister who was the first principal at Grove High School (Paris, Tn) , died Friday (1972) at his home in Waverly of a cerebral hemorrhage. He was 90.Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday at the Waverly Methodist Church with burial in Richlawn Cemetery.Dr. Chappell was principal and coach at Grove from 1906 to 1908. He was ordained into the ministry of the Methodist Church in 1908, and over the next 41 years held pastorates in Washington, Memphis, Houston, Birmingham and Charlotte, North Carolina. He officially retired in 1949 but filled numerous speaking engagements each year throughout the country.Born at Flat Woods, Tennessee on January 8, 1882, he studied at Trinity (now Duke) and Harvard Universities. He held doctoral degrees from Duke, Centenary College of Louisiana, and Birmingham Southern College.He was the author of some 35 religious books which were distributed throughout the world.He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Cecil Hart Chappell; two sons, Clovis G. Chappell, Jr. of Midland, Texas and Dr. Robert H. Chappell of Texarkana, Arkansas, and seven grandchildren.Reprinted from an unknown 1972 newspaper obituary.; 12mo; 181 pages 
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6 Eason, Rev. James Henry Sanctification or Fanaticism A sketch of the life and labors of Rev. James Henry Eason
No Publisher Listed 1897 PhotoCopy; First Impression Manila Folder or Binder Very Good with no dust jacket 
Very rare photocopy of book on sanctification.. If there was a title page it is missing. Table of contents, introduction, and preface all complete. Written by a black minister in Alabama around 1900. There is no photo or engraving of author in this book as may have been the case in some printings. Introduction by C. L. Fisher, Minister at Sixteenth Street Church, Birmingham, Alabama. Sketch of his life and labors by Alice A. Bowie of the Anniston Normal and Industrial College, Anniston, Alabama. Eason was a graduate of Selma University and the Richmond Theological Seminary in 1890 with the B.D. degree. On graduation he became a professor of Mathematics at Selma (AL) University. In 1891 he was ordained to take charge of the Union Baptist Church, Marion, Ala. Rev. Eason was a very prominent man in Alabama. Very rare if not unique. ; Photocopy Only; 8 1/2 x 11; 120 pages 
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All in a Lifetime, Guest, Edgar A
7 Guest, Edgar A All in a Lifetime
The Reilly & Lee co 1938 First Edition; Various Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Green cover with gilt decorative box on cover with title. Signed by author on half title page. There is also what looks like former owners name on title page written in ink. The extensive index has additional writing of the page numbers and former owners writing on end paper. Edgar Albert Guest (20 August 1881 in Birmingham, England – 5 August 1959 in Detroit, Michigan) was a prolific English-born American poet who was popular in the first half of the 20th century and became known as the People's Poet.; 7.40 X 4.50 X 0.90 inches; 184 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 24.97 USD
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Political power in Birmingham, 1871-1921, Harris, Carl Vernon
8 Harris, Carl Vernon Political power in Birmingham, 1871-1921
Knoxville, TN University of Tennessee Press 1977 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Grey cover with gold lettering. Some yellowing to edges otherwise fine condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. The story of Brimingham, not as an industrial center with a rich few, but the political dispursion and concentration not like many industrial cities in this same period. Extensive bibliography and index. ; Twentieth-century America series; Photographs, charts; 318 pages; 
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Song-book For the Girl Reserves of the Young Women's Christian Associations, Ireland, Imogene B.
9 Ireland, Imogene B. Song-book For the Girl Reserves of the Young Women's Christian Associations
The Woman's Press: National Board 1923 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue song book. Has former owner's name inside. From the Paul Hayne School in Birmingham, Alabama. "For the Girl Reserves of the Birmingham Public Schools". Cover wonr and edges have minor chips and/or tears. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Scarce. Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book.; 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall; 76 pages 
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Politics & Welfare In Birmingham 1900-1975  (Author Signed), Lamonte, Edward Shannon
10 Lamonte, Edward Shannon Politics & Welfare In Birmingham 1900-1975 (Author Signed)
London, England The University of Alabama Press 1995 0817307540 / 9780817307547 First Edition; Various Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed by author. Dust jacket is in protective mylar cover. Bibliographical references, fully indexed. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Photographs; 8vo; 298 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 11.99 USD
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11 McDavid, Mittie Owen. Church of the Advent Its History and Traditions
Birmingham, ALa Birmingham Publishing Co. 1943 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Contains some early history of the Episcopal Church i Alabama by Aigernon Blair, Historigrapher of the Diocese of Alabama. Blue cover shows sun fading to spine otherwise fine condition. ; Photographs 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Toward a History of Samford University Vol. 1, Sulzby, James F.
12 Sulzby, James F. Toward a History of Samford University Vol. 1
Birmingham, AL Samford University Press, 1986 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Red cover silver print. Dust has minor tears, now in mylar cover to protect condition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Minutes of Severel Conversations Between The Methodist Ministers  At Their 101st Annual Conference, Begun In Birmingham, on Wednesday, July 31, 1844, Wesley, John
13 Wesley, John Minutes of Severel Conversations Between The Methodist Ministers At Their 101st Annual Conference, Begun In Birmingham, on Wednesday, July 31, 1844
London, England John Mason 1844 Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
X-lib. Contains address made at conference. Reports, deaths, with short biographies. Excellent reference. Fully Indexed. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 12mo; 240 pages 
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14 Wray, Christopher Art Nouveau Lamps & Fixtures of James Hinks & Son
New York Arch Cape Press 1989 0517678837 / 9780517678831 Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Excellent condition. Fantastic illustrated plates of lamps and fixtures. Was originally published in 1907 as Electric Fittings by the Manufacture of James Hinks and Son Ltd., Birmingham, England. Wikipedia says of Art Nouveau: "Art Nouveau ([a? nu vo], anglicised /'??t nu?v?u/) is an international movement[2] and style of art, architecture and applied art—especially the decorative arts—that peaked in popularity at the turn of the 20th century (1890–1905).[3] The name 'Art nouveau' is French for 'new art', it is also known as Jugendstil, German for 'youth style', named after the magazine Jugend, which promoted it, and in Italy, Stile Liberty from the department store in London, Liberty & Co., which popularized the style. A reaction to academic art of the 19th century, it is characterized by organic, especially floral and other plant-inspired motifs, as well as highly-stylized, flowing curvilinear forms.[4] Art Nouveau is an approach to design according to which artists should work on everything from architecture to furniture, making art part of everyday life.[5]Art Nouveau's fifteen-year peak was most strongly felt throughout Europe—from Glasgow to Moscow to Spain—but its influence was global. Hence, it is known in various guises with frequent localized tendencies.[6] In France, Hector Guimard's metro entrances shaped the landscape of Paris and Emile Gallé was at the center of the school of thought in Nancy. Victor Horta had a decisive impact on architecture in Belgium.[7] Magazines like Jugend helped spread the style in Germany, especially as a graphic artform, while the Vienna Secessionists influenced art and architecture throughout Austria-Hungary. Art Nouveau was also a movement of distinct individuals such as Gustav Klimt, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Alfons Mucha, René Lalique, Antoni Gaudí and Louis Comfort Tiffany, each of whom interpreted it in their own individual manner.[8][9]Although Art Nouveau fell out of favor with the arrival of 20th-century modernist styles,[10] it is seen today as an important bridge between the historicism of Neoclassicism and modernism.[9] Furthermore, Art Nouveau monuments are now recognized by UNESCO on their World Heritage List as significant contributions to cultural heritage.[11] The historic center of Riga, Latvia, with "the finest collection of art nouveau buildings in Europe", was inscribed on the list in 1997 in part because of the "quality and the quantity of its Art Nouveau/Jugendstil architecture",[12] and four Brussels town houses by Victor Horta were included in 2000 as "works of human creative genius" that are "outstanding examples of Art Nouveau architecture brilliantly illustrating the transition from the 19th to the 20th century in art, thought, and society."[1] It later influenced psychedelic art that flourished in the 1960s and 1970s"Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Scarce. ; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages 
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