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The Letter Book of James Abercromby Colonial Agent, 1751-1773  (Author Signed), Abercromby, James & John C. Van Horne & George Reese
1 Abercromby, James & John C. Van Horne & George Reese The Letter Book of James Abercromby Colonial Agent, 1751-1773 (Author Signed)
Richmond VA Library of Virginia 1991 088490170X / 9780884901709 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
John C. Van Horne editor signed on Book Plate. Fully Indexed. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. James Abercromby was active in American affairs for almost half a century, commencing with his appointment in 1730 as attorney general and advocate general of the Court of Vice-Admiralty for South Carolina. He represened the colony of NC in London from 1749 through 1757 and served as the chief agent for VA from 1752 through 1775. His correspondence with other colonial agencies, gov't officials and rechants on both sides of the Atlantic sheds new light on the rationale behind British imperial affairs in the critical years before the American Revolution ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 471 pages; ; Signed by Editor 
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Message No. 1, of His Excellency Jas. H. Adams Governor of South Carolina, to the Senate and House of Representatives at the session of 1856, Adams, James H.
2 Adams, James H. Message No. 1, of His Excellency Jas. H. Adams Governor of South Carolina, to the Senate and House of Representatives at the session of 1856
Columbia, S. C. Edward H. Britton, State Printer 1856 First Edition; Various Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Disbound original inprint dated 1856. Heavy foxing. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Rare.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 13 pages 
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3 Alabama Memorial Services James B. Allen
U. S. Government Printing 1978 First Impression Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Excellent Historical Reference. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 8vo ; 
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Black history; past and present (Author Signed), Allen, James E
4 Allen, James E Black history; past and present (Author Signed)
Exposition Press 1971 0682473227 / 9780682473224 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed to "Frederick Douglass, James Egert Allen" on end paper. This may be the grandson of the famous Frederick Augustus Douglass an American social reformer, orator, writer and statesman who lived in the late 1800's. Endpapers have discoloration from age. Dust has some small tears and spotting. (See Scan) Excellent historical information about notable African American people in history. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Rare signed copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages; Signed by Author 
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University of Michigan - the President's Report to the Board of Regents for the Year Ending September 30, 1890, Angell, James Burrill
5 Angell, James Burrill University of Michigan - the President's Report to the Board of Regents for the Year Ending September 30, 1890
Ann Arbor, MI 1890 First Edition; Various Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Minor chips in cover. Booklet now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We provide delivery tracking on US orders. This is an original not a reprint. ; 
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6 Armstrong, James (Sermon by..) The Broadway Pulpit The Two Faces Of Anger
Indianapolis, IN Broadway Methodist Church 1959 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Scarce booklet of sermon by James Armstrong of Broadway Methodist Church. Booklet Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book.; Vol. 2; 18mo; 9 pages 
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The Chickasaw People, Baird, W. David
7 Baird, W. David The Chickasaw People
Phoenix, Az Indian Tribal Series 1974 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue grey cover. 8992 of 15000 limited edition. Signed by Overton James.; Indian Tribal Series; Photographs and Maps; 8.90 X 5.50 X 0.70 inches; Signed by Notable Personage, Related 
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The Story of Roland (Prints from book only) nine color prints, Baldwin, James
8 Baldwin, James The Story of Roland (Prints from book only) nine color prints
New York Charles Scribners Sons 1930 First Edition; Various Non-Book Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Peter Hurd 
Nine color illustrations by Peter Hurd from the book The Story of Roland. See scan for title page. Prints now in archival sleeve with backing board to protect condition. Suitable for framing. PRINTS ONLY!!! The names of prints included are as follows...The boyhood of Roland, The beleaguered castle, The flight of Malagis, Charlemagne crossing the Alps, A Roland for an Oliver, Charlemagne pardons Ogier, The death of Roland, The madness of Roland and The voyage in the quest of the Orc. ; Color print illustration from 1930 edition of book; Prints; Color Print; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 9 pages 
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9 Baldwin, James and Ida Bender Reading with Expression Fourth Reader
New York , NY American Book Company 1911 9110013865 / 9789110013865 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Color illustration of indians in front. B & W Illustrations throughout. Worn cover but bright.; Illustrations; 
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10 Baldwin, James G. Autobiography of Rev. James G. Baldwin
Dayton, OH United Brethren Publishing House 1912 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Green cover with gold print. Life of an itinerant preacher. During 1860's. Scarce. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; Photographs 
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11 Bales, James D Modernism Trojan Horse in the Church
Searcy, Ark. Published By the Author 1971 First Paperback Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Extensive footnotes section. Scarce. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book. 
Price: 34.94 USD
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12 Bales, James D & Cover "The church in transition" to what?
Searcy, AR J.D. Bales 1992 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Very clean. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Rare. Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book.; 155 pages 
Price: 34.94 USD
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The Hunted  A Thriller (Author Signed), Barcomb, Wayne
13 Barcomb, Wayne The Hunted A Thriller (Author Signed)
Minotaur Books 2009 031237075X / 9780312370756 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Author on Title Page. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. A lightning-fast police procedural from an up-and-coming talent.The Hunted introduces a homicide detective who gets the shock of his life while tracking a most ingenious serial killer From a writer whose previous works Robert B. Parker declared “compelling . . . swiftly told” and James W. Hall called “top-notch” comes this first electrifying thriller featuring New York City homicide detective Frank Russo.

The Hunted begins with a little girl witnessing a horrible crime. Due to the child's testimony, the murderer is convicted. Eighteen years later the killer is released on parole, and his mission is to track down the now grown woman he feels betrayed him. A deranged dance of masked identities ensues, and it is up to newly single homicide detective Frank Russo to unravel the case. Rare.; 1.2 x 8.3 x 5.8 Inches; 320 pages; p; Signed by Author 
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14 Barlow, James Stanley Appalachia and Beyond Yarns and Yearnings in Prose and Poetry
Xlibris Corporation 2005 1413480926 / 9781413480924 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author on end paper. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. ; 9.20 X 6.20 X 1.20 inches; 356 pages 
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Biblical Words for Time, Barr, James
15 Barr, James Biblical Words for Time
London, England SCM Press Ltd. 1962 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Grey paperback with black ink. James Barr FBA (20 March 1924 – 14 October 2006) was a Scottish Old Testament scholar. At the University of Oxford, he was the Oriel Professor of the Interpretation of Holy Scripture from 1976 to 1978, and the Regius Professor of Hebrew from 1978 to 1989. Born in Glasgow, Scotland, (although one reference claims he was born in Edinburgh)[1] educated at Daniel Stewart's college in Edinburgh and the University of Edinburgh, Barr was ordained to the ministry of the Church of Scotland in 1951.[2] He held professorships in New College, Edinburgh in the University of Edinburgh, University of Manchester, in Princeton Theological Seminary and at Vanderbilt University in the United States of America. He was Oriel Professor of the Interpretation of Holy Scripture at Oxford from 1976 to 1978 and Regius Professor of Hebrew from 1978 to 1989. ; Studies in Biblical Theologh No. 33; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 174 pages 
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Bradford's History of Plymouth Plantation  An account of the Ceremony upon turning over the Famous Manuscript to Archives of the Massachusetts ... Ambassador T.F. Bayard, Boston May 26, 1897, Bayard, T. F.
16 Bayard, T. F. Bradford's History of Plymouth Plantation An account of the Ceremony upon turning over the Famous Manuscript to Archives of the Massachusetts ... Ambassador T.F. Bayard, Boston May 26, 1897
Boston, MA Argus Co 1897 First Edition; Various Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cloth cover is worn and frayed, binding tight. Contents clean except for water staining on many pages. Stain does not occlude print. Fully Indexed. Inscribed by John H Ponce (1898). Contains introductory comments by describing the book, Proceeding of the Legislature, Decree of the Constistorial and Episcopal Court of London by The Honorable Thomas Francis Baynard Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Her Most Gracious Magesty Queen Vicgtoria at the Court of St. James in London and to the Governor and Commonwealth of Massachusetts (8 pgs.), Receipt of Ambassador Bayard (2pgs.), Receipt of Governor Wolcott (2 pgs.), Address of Hon. George F. Hoar (6 pgs.), Address of the Hon. Thomas F. Bayard (7pgs.), Address of Gov. Wolcott (3 pgs.), Book 11602-1620) 107 pages, Booke 2 (1620-1647) pg.110-528. Appendix and complete index. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; 29 pages 
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Artifice and Indeterminacy  An Anthology of New Poetics, Beach, Christopher
17 Beach, Christopher Artifice and Indeterminacy An Anthology of New Poetics
University Alabama Press 1998 0817309462 / 9780817309466 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Looks Never Read! Still in shrink wrap. ; Modern & Contemporary Poetics; 392 pages;

Artifice and Indeterminacy gathers the strongest and most representative writings of the past two decades and shows more clearly than ever before the depth and breadth of  contemporary American poetics. Collectively, these essays break with conventional interpretive frameworks and traditional generic boundaries of poetry to give fresh voice to the  poetics of our time.

Neither dismissive of the aesthetic value(s) of poetry, nor reluctant to articulate the ways in which aesthetic evaluation is complicated by the mediating influences of history, culture, class, gender, race, and academic status, the writers presented in this anthology celebrate the artifice of the poetic text while also accepting as a given the indeterminacy of its inception and reception.
 
Individual pieces range in style and approach from theoretical writings to discussions of individual poets such as Emily Dickinson, Louis Zukofsky, and Bob Kaufman. The authors consider such critical issues as gender and the possibilities of a feminist poetics, the textual politics of race and class, and the broader implications of an avant-garde practice.

CONTENTS / CONTRIBUTORS

 

Section 1: Form/Syntax/Speech

Charles Bernstein

Bob Perelman

Barrett Watten

Michael Davidson

Marjorie Perloff

 

Section 2: Pattern/Experience/Song

David Antin

Leslie Scalapino

Lyn Hejinian

John Taggart

 

Section 3: Institutions and Ideology

James Sherry

Ron Silliman

Steve McCaffery

Hank Lazer

Nathaniel Mackey

Maria Damon

 

Section 4: Poetics and Gender

Rae Armantrout

Rachel Blau DuPlessis

Susan Howe

 
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18 Bear, James A., Jr., & Mary Caperton Bear A Checklist of Virginia Almanacs
Bibliographical Society UV 1962 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover with gold lettering. Contains Philomaths, Bibliography, Acknowledgements, Checklist, Index. 
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Faith in the Fight, Binsfield, John W. &  William C. Davis
19 Binsfield, John W. & William C. Davis Faith in the Fight
Stackpole Books 2003 0811700178 / 9780811700177 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in As New dust jacket 
Tan and black cover with gilt print. Some marginal notations from the former owner an Army Chaplain who may have used them for sermon notes. Condition otherwise like new. For both Union and Confederate soldiers, religion was the greatest sustainer of morale in the Civil War, and faith was a refuge in a great time of need. Guarding and guiding the spiritual well-being of the fighters, army chaplains were a voice of hope and reason in an otherwise chaotic military existence. Here for the first time, encompassing the depth and breadth of their dedication and sacrifice, is their fascinating and uplifting story. Dr. James I. Robertson, Jr., is an alumni distinguished professor of history and the executive director of the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies at Virginia Tech. William C. Davis is professor of history and director of programs of the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies. John Brinsfield is a retired army chaplain in Atlanta, Georgia. Benjamin Maryniak is a lifelong student of the Civil War in Lancaster, New York. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.; Photographs; 9.10 X 6.10 X 1 inches; 256 pages 
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An essay on the divine authority of the New Testament, Bogue, David
20 Bogue, David An essay on the divine authority of the New Testament
Hartford Conn Printed by Hudson and Goodwin 1806 First American Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1806 printing from the second London Edition. Very worn leather boards. Hinges cracking but not seperated. Contents shows browning due to age. Clean otherwise. David Bogue (18 February 1750 – 25 October 1825) was a British nonconformist leader.He was born in the parish of Coldingham, Berwickshire, Scotland. After a course of study in Edinburgh, he was licensed to preach by the Church of Scotland, but made his way to London in 1771, to teach in schools at Edmonton, Hampstead and Camberwell. In 1777, he settled as minister of the Congregational church at Gosport in Hampshire.[1] His predecessors at the Independent Chapel of Gosport were the Rev. James Watson (1770–76) and the Rev. Thomas Williams (1750–70).[2]In 1771 he established an institution for preparing men for the ministry.[3][4] It was the age of the new-born missionary enterprise, and Bogue's academy was largely the seed from which the London Missionary Society grew.[5] In 1800 the society placed missionaries with Bogue for preparation for their ministries.[6] Bogue himself would have gone to India in 1796 if not for the opposition of the East India Company.[5] In 1824 he taught Samuel Dyer at Gosport before he left for Penang as a missionary with the London Missionary Society.[3]He was also involved in founding the British and Foreign Bible Society and the Religious Tract Society, and in conjunction with James Bennett, minister at Romsey, wrote a well-known History of Dissenters (3 vols., 1809). Another of his writings was an Essay on the Divine Authority of the New Testament.[5] He died at Brighton.[3] We provide delivery tracking to all US orders. Scarce if not Rare. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 316 pages 
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