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1 Life Special Edition The Kennedys
Chicago, Ill Time Inc. N.D. First Edition Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Cover is silouette of Kennedy with crowd behind him. This is the Special edition on the Kennedys. Scarce. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; Magazine; Photographs 
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2 The Complete Angler, or Contemplative Man's Recreation being A Discourse on Rivers, Fish-Ponds, Fish and Fishing
London, England L. A. Lewis, 125, Fleet-Street 1839 Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Leather binding has been repaired with a complete new leather spine (Dark brown with boards lighter leather). Foxing on some pages and end papers otherwise clean and bright. Engravings and drawings. . Includes notes biographical and explanatory and the lives of the authors. THe epistle dedicatory is to the right worshipful John Offley of Madley Manor, in the county of Stafford, Esq. There is also an epistle to the reader. The descriptive list of the Embellishments (woodcuts and copper plates) contains a detailed description of each "embellishment" including source, artist, etc. Also contains a entensive notes section with" biographical notices of the principal persons mentioned in the complete angler". In addition to the lives of Walton and Cotton the contents include: Chapter I. A conference betwixt an angler, a hunter, and a falconer; each commending his recreation. Chapter II. Observations of the Otter and the Chub. Chapter III. How to fish for, and to dress the Chavender, or Chub. Chapter IV. Observations of the nature and breeding of the Trout, and how to fish for him. And the Milkmaid's song. Chapter V. More directions how to fish for, and how to make for the Trout an artificial minnowandflies; withsomemerriment. Chapter VI. Observations of the Umber or Grayling, and directions how to fish for him. Chapter VII. Observations of the Salmon: With directions how to fish for him. Chapter VIII. Observations of the Luce or Pike, with directions how to fish for him. Chapter IX. Observations of the Carp, with directions how to fish for him. Chapter X. Observations of the Bream, and directions to catch him. Chapter XI. Observations of the Tench, and advice how to angle for him. Chapter XII. Observations of the Pearch, and directions how to fish for him. Chapter XIII. Observations of the Eel, and other fish that want scales, and [directions how] to fish for them. Chapter XIV. Observations of the Barbel, and directions how to fish for him. Chapter XV. Observations of the Gudgeon, the Ruffe, and the Bleak, and how to fish for them. Chapter XVI. Is of nothing; or that which is nothing worth. Chapter XVII. Of Roach and Dace and how to fish for them; and of Cadis. Chapter XVIII. Of the Minnow or Penk, of the Loach, and of the Bull-head, or Miller's-thumb. Chapter XIX. Of several rivers, and some observations of fish. Chapter XX. Of Fish-ponds, and how to oreder them. Chapter XXI. Directions for making of a line, and for the colouring of both rod and line. Part II. being instructions how to angle for a Trout and Grayling in a clear stream. To my most worthy Father and Friend, Mr. Izaak Walton, the elder. To my most honoured Friend, Charles Cotton, Esq. The Retirement: Irregular verses addressed to Mr. Izaak Walton. Chapter I. Conference between a country Gentleman proficient in fly-fishing, and a Traveller who becomes his pupil. Chapter II. An account of the principal rivers in Derbyshire. Viator lodges at Piscator's house. Chapter III. Conference containing a description of Cotton's Fishing-house, with his apology for writing a supplement toWalton'sbook.ChapterIV.Ofangling for Trout and Grayling, divided into three branches. Chapter V. Of Fly-fishing. Chapter VI. Fishing at the top continued--- Further directions for fly-making--- Time when the Grayling is in season--- Rock in Pikepool. Chapter VII. Fishing at the top--- Flies for the months of January, February, March, April, and part of May; including, under May, particular directions how to bait with the Green-drake. Chapter VIII. Fishing at the top, continued--- Flies for the end of May, and for the following months, till December; containing, under May, instructions when to dape with the Stone-fly. Chapter IX. Fly-fishing, in windy weather, best in the still-deeps. Chapter X. Directions how to dress a Trout and Grayling. Chapter XI. Of angling at the bottom for Trout or Grayling--- By hand, with a running line--- With a cork or float--- Various baits. Chapter XII. Of angling in the middle for Trout or Grayling.While not a first printing this is an excellent rebound collectible copy. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. 
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THE SPIRIT OF CAPTAIN JOHN   A History of The Bethesda Presbyterian Church, Montgomery County, Maryland
3 THE SPIRIT OF CAPTAIN JOHN A History of The Bethesda Presbyterian Church, Montgomery County, Maryland
New York Carlton Press 1970 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Orange cover with black print. Dust has chips and small tears. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. A wonderful church history of Bethesda Presbyterian Church in Montgomery Co., Md that follows the History of the United States. 
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Obituary addresses delivered on the occasion of the death of the hon. John C. Calhoun, a senator of South Carolina, in the Senate of the United States, ... of the Senate, preached in the Senate, Apri, (31st, 1st session : 1849-1850 United States. Congress. Senate.
4 (31st, 1st session : 1849-1850 United States. Congress. Senate. Obituary addresses delivered on the occasion of the death of the hon. John C. Calhoun, a senator of South Carolina, in the Senate of the United States, ... of the Senate, preached in the Senate, Apri
Cornell University Library 1850 1429718080 / 9781429718080 First Edition Paperback Fair with no dust jacket 
Original imprint or disbound booklet. Not a reprint or POD. Som browning and there may be slight foxing. Booklet now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Rare.; 0.1 x 8.75 x 5.75 Inches; 42 pages; p 
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John Warner Barber's Views of Connecticut Towns 1834-36, (Editors), Bickford And McNulty
5 (Editors), Bickford And McNulty John Warner Barber's Views of Connecticut Towns 1834-36
The Acorn Club 1990 0940789833 / 9780940789838 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cover wit gold lettering and inset. Handsome book. Very clean.; Illustrations 
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6 Abeel, Rev. David The Missionary Convention at Jerusalem; Or and Exhibition of the Claims of the World to the Gospel
New York , NY John S. Taylor 1837 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Green cover with stamped design. Foxing. An early defense of missions as a tool for evangelization. Author was an early missionary to China very rare book. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 24440132 pages 
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The Letter Book of James Abercromby Colonial Agent, 1751-1773  (Author Signed), Abercromby, James & John C. Van Horne & George Reese
7 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; Various 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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Go Quietly...or Else, Agnew, Spiro T
8 Agnew, Spiro T Go Quietly...or Else
William Morrow 1980 0688036686 / 9780688036683 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed "With best wishes to Bill C-----, Spiro T. Angnew" on half title page. Stated first edition with full number line. (November 9, 1918 September 17, 1996) was an American politician who served as the 39th Vice President of the United States from 1969 to 1973, serving under President Richard Nixon. Agnew was the second Vice President in United States history to resign, the other being John C. Calhoun, and the only one to do so because of criminal charges. Nearly ten years after leaving office, in January 1983, Agnew paid the state of Maryland nearly $270,000 as a result of a civil suit that stemmed from the bribery allegations. Critics have cited him as being one of the worst Vice Presidents in American history. (Wikipedia). Scarce signed copy.; 9.50 X 6.50 X 1.20 inches; 288 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 149.97 USD
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UNDER THE LILACS, The Children's Bookshelf Edition, ALCOTT, LOUISA M. & Eunice Stephenson
9 ALCOTT, LOUISA M. & Eunice Stephenson UNDER THE LILACS, The Children's Bookshelf Edition
John C. Winston Co. 1934 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Eunice Stephenson 
Blue cover with color label. very handsome book. Minor rubs to edges. Dust has minor creases, now in Brodart mylar cover. Louisa May Alcott (November 29, 1832 March 6, 1888) was an American novelist best known as author of the novel Little Women and its sequels Little Men and Jo's Boys.[1] Raised by her transcendentalist parents, Abigail May Alcott and Amos Bronson Alcott in New England, she grew up among many of the well-known intellectuals of the day such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Henry David Thoreau. Nevertheless, her family suffered severe financial difficulties and Alcott worked to help support the family from an early age. She began to receive critical success for her writing in the 1860s. Early in her career, she sometimes used the pen name A. M. Barnard.; Illustrations; 8.75 X 6.50 X 1.50 inches 
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An Old-Fashioned Girl, Alcott, Louisa May; Burd, Clara M.
10 Alcott, Louisa May; Burd, Clara M. An Old-Fashioned Girl
Philadelphia PA John C. Winston Co. 1928 0284430110 / 9780284430113 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by clara Burd 
Blue cover with color plate. Color and black and white illustrations througout. Some wear to cover. Louisa May Alcott (November 29, 1832 March 6, 1888) was an American novelist best known as author of the novel Little Women and its sequels Little Men and Jo's Boys.[1] Raised by her transcendentalist parents, Abigail May Alcott and Amos Bronson Alcott in New England, she grew up among many of the well-known intellectuals of the day such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Henry David Thoreau. Nevertheless, her family suffered severe financial difficulties and Alcott worked to help support the family from an early age. She began to receive critical success for her writing in the 1860s. Early in her career, she sometimes used the pen name A. M. Barnard.; Illustrations; 0.8 x 8.4 x 5.8 Inches; 342 pages 
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Legends & lore of southern Illinois, Allen, John W
11 Allen, John W Legends & lore of southern Illinois
Carbondale, Ill Southern Illinois University 1963 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Fair in Fair dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed by author " To Mrs. Alonzo B. May a former Egyptian (P 41-42) with the author's best wishes, John W. Allen", Book has flap of former dust pasted in front and back. A complete vg dust is on book. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Complete index. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Rare signed first. ; Illinois State Historical Society. Occasional publications; Photos; 404 pages; ; Signed by Author 
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12 Ames, Mary Clemmer A Memorial Of Alice And Phoebe Cary, With Some Of Thier Later Poems
New York , NY Hurd and Houghton 1873 Not First Edition; Various Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Green cloth stamped in black and gold. A little wear to edges, otherwise fine. One leaf section loose. Alice (1820-1871) and Phobe (1824-1871) were both authors, writing poetry with Alice writing short stories and novels of hardship of life in the west. Both were abolitionists and sympathetic to the woman's rights movement. Both left their Ohio homes for New York City where they supported themselves by writing--an unusual achievement for women in antibellum America. In fact, they established a well-regarded literary salon in New York. Their "at-home" Sunday evenings were frequented by Robert and Elizabeth Stoddard, Susan B. Anthony (Phoebe helped as an assistant editor on her journal Revolution) , Horace Greeley, John Greenleaf Whittier. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Illustrations; 7.20 X 4.80 X 1.40 inches 
Price: 18.98 USD
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13 ANDERSON, JOHN A. Fiordland Memories The New Zealand Wapiti Saga
Concord, NH HALCYON PUBLISHING 1996 0908685483 / 9780908685486 1st Thus; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Paper cover has chips and stains. Contents clean. Rare. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. an annual calendar containing important dates and statistical information such as astronomical data and tide tables. 
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The Lincoln Reader, Angle, Paul M.
14 Angle, Paul M. The Lincoln Reader
Rutgers University Press 1947 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
First Edition. Signed by Angle on endpaper. There is a Phi Beta Kappa bookplate from Philadelphia to a John Barringer of Overbrook High School for "excellence in his studies". Dust has chips around edges but is now in mylar archival sleeve. The Lincoln Reader is a biography of Abraham Lincoln written by sixty-five authors. Paul Angle, the noted Lincoln scholar, selected passages from the works on contemporaries, later biographers, and even Lincoln himself, to form a composite portrait of one of the wisest and most beloved American presidents. These passages, interwoven by Angle's running commentary, blend into a single vivid narrative of Lincoln's life, from his boyhood in Indiana to his assassination and funeral. First published in 1947, The Lincoln Reader has long been considered the most definitive, complete, and authentic retelling of the life of Abraham Lincoln. Fully indexed. We provide delivery tracking. ; Photographs; 8.50 X 5.80 X 1.40 inches; 592 pages; Signed by Editor 
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Life and Work of John Williamson Nevin, Appel, Theodore
15 Appel, Theodore Life and Work of John Williamson Nevin
Philadelphia PA Reformed Church Publication House 1889 1st Thus; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original printing not a reprint. Black cover with gold print. Contents clean and tight! Fully Indexed. Cover has spots, corners dented, and fraying to top and bottom of spine. We provide delivery tracking at US orders. Rare. ; 776 pages 
Price: 89.97 USD
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Ash, Ashe, Stillwell  A genealogy and history, Ashe, John Reid
16 Ashe, John Reid Ash, Ashe, Stillwell A genealogy and history
Greensboro, N. C. Ashe 1977 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Brown cover with gold lettering on spine. Very clean and tight. Extensive genelaogy on the Ash-Ashe-Stillwell families. Starts with photo of Stillwell Family home close toe Fontana Dam build in mid to late 1800's. . Many photos throughout. "An attempt has been made to furnish a complete record on the Ash and thier descendents who came from Virginia to Lincoln County, N.C. prior to 1800 and by 1830 were in what is now Macon and Jackson Co., NC. When tey came it was Macon and Haywood County. These counties have since been reduced in size by the formation of Cherokee Co., 1839; Jackson County, 1851; Clay County., 1861; Swain County. 1871; and Graham Co., 1872." The start is with Jesse Ash b. circa 1784 in Virginia who married Mayr Huffman from N.C. Other major surnames in book include Dietz, Stillwell, Ashe, Cabe, Crisp, DeLozier, Fullbright, Green, Jones, Parker, Patterson, Pressley, Sutton, Taylor, Walker, Wiggins, Wright, and many more. Very Rare N.C. genealogy. ; Photographs, maps & illustrations; 425 pages 
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17 Atcheson, Wayne Faith of the Crimson Tide Inspiring Alabama Sports Stories of Faith
Cross Training Publishing 2000 1929478224 / 9781929478224 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by author on end paper. Subtitle: Inspiring Alabama Sports Stories of Faith

This book features moving stories of faith from Alabama athletes, coaches and staff. These (sometimes humours) stories are taken from events with Crimson Tide athletics; from events during games, practices and in the locker room. They deal with a variety of spiritual issues like role models, adversity, illness, tragedy, hardship, decision-making, forgiveness, death, patience and love. Featuring stories from: Shaun Alexander, Coach Ronnie Cottrell, Coach Mike DuBose, Tommy Ford, Chad & Leah Goss, Coach Mark Gottfried, Coach Charlie Harbison, Coach Ellis Johnson, Kermit Koenig, Bill McDonald, Coach Rick Moody, Coach Betty Palmer, Coach David Patterson, Ryan Pflugner, Andy Phillips, John David Phillips, Coach Robert Scott, Coach Dick Spybey, Kevn Stephen, and Coach Jim Wells. ; 1.06 x 8.86 x 5.94 Inches; 288 pages; Signed by Author 
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Prayers behind the Ambon  For the Divine Liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom, the Divine Liturgy of Saint Basil the Great and the Divine Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts .., author, No
18 author, No Prayers behind the Ambon For the Divine Liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom, the Divine Liturgy of Saint Basil the Great and the Divine Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts ..
N. Ft. Myers, Fl Holy Theotokos Monastery 2005 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Looks new. Fine binding. Red leather like cover with gilt print. Translated from the Greek. For the Divine Liturgy. Rare. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 164 pages 
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A Relation of the Fearful Estate of Francis Spira, after he turned apostate from the protestant faith to popery. Together with the miserable and woful death of several others, wh have been enemies to the Gospel of Christ, B.H.
19 B.H. A Relation of the Fearful Estate of Francis Spira, after he turned apostate from the protestant faith to popery. Together with the miserable and woful death of several others, wh have been enemies to the Gospel of Christ
London Davies and Booth 1816 First Edition; Various Ephemera Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original imprint .Rebound in marble boards with parchment end papers and a beautiful label for title. Some foxing to uneven cut pages. Also the fearful estate and miserable end of John Chill, The Emperor Julian, Henry of Bullen, Henry the Fourth, The late famous French General Marshal Turenne, Latamus, Bishop Gardiner. Other additions to this book include: A Sketch of the Character of the late John Howard, A Short account of the life of The Rev. Timothy Senier, The life of Dr. Samuel Finley late President of New Jersey College. Among English Puritans, the most common and the most feared of Satan's temptations was the temptation to despair, the loss of hope in one's own salvation. Perhaps the most widely-known example of despair in the sixteenth and seventeenth century was the case of an Italian lawyer Francis Spira. In 1548, Spira converted to Lutheranism and began to spread the Lutheran message to others. Under pressure from the Catholic Church, however, he renounced his Protestant faith. He then became convinced that he was a reprobate, destined for hell. The story of Spira spread throughout Europe, surfacing in sermons and treatises dealing with despair. In England, an account of Spira's case by a first-hand witness, Matteo Gribalde, appeared in 1550. The most influential English account of Spira, however, was written by Nathaniel Bacon in 1638. Bacon's Fearefull Estate of Francis Spira, based on the original Latin records, became an instant best-seller and was reissued ten times in England and eight times in the American colonies in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. For anti-Puritans, Spira's case exemplified the dangers of the Calvinist teachings of predestination and human corruption. Puritans, however, empathized with Spira, seeing Spira's condition as simply an extreme example of the experience of all godly Christians. Rare works. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 80 pages 
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20 Bain, John, Jr., editor & Illustrated by Illustrated. Tobacco in Song & Story
New York , NY Caldwell 1896 First Edition; Various Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
An early and scarce work on Tobacco, Philosophy of Smoking, Poetry of Smoke, etc. Cover worn with spotting. Decorative end papers. Poems in back. Contents clean. Photo of Prince Albert in front . This booklet is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition.Scarce work.; Drawings; 144 pages; 
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