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101 Kingsley, Charles Westward Ho!
New York , NY Heritage Press 1947 1st Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Wilson, Edward A. 
Boxed. Green cloth with gilt print. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 427 pages 
Price: 13.97 USD
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Leopard 1 and 2 , The Spearheads of the West German Armoured Forces, Laber, Thomas
102 Laber, Thomas Leopard 1 and 2 , The Spearheads of the West German Armoured Forces
Concord Publications 1990 9623610076 / 9789623610070 Second Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Oblong paperback in excellent conditon. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. We provide delivery confirmation and ship within 24 hours. See scan of actual magazine with feature articles printed on front. This book belongs in the collection of any scale aircraft modeler, aviation, or military enthusiast.; Firepower Pictorials; Photographs, Diagrams, Maps; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9"; 64 pages 
Price: 9.58 USD
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The Virginia Campaign and the Blockade and Siege of Yorktown 1751, Landers, H. L.
103 Landers, H. L. The Virginia Campaign and the Blockade and Siege of Yorktown 1751
Washington, D. C. USGPO, Washington DC 1931 1st Edition Thus; Various Paperback Fair with no dust jacket 
Brown wraps brittle with chipping to edges. Contents tight and clean. Rubber stamp of former owner . Includes a brief narrative of the French participation in the Revolution prior to the southern campaign. Author was part of the Historical section of the Army War College. Includes 4 black and white maps of Yorktown from different vantage points. Also has seven folded maps in pocket, along with the four photos, suitable for framing. 1- Southern Campaign, 2-The Virginia Campaign, 3- strategical Map March of the French and American Armies in 1781, 4- Strategical Map of the West Indies, 5- The Sea battle off the Capes of Virginia 9-5-1781, 6- The Investment of Yorktown Oct 1781, 7- British Works at Yorktown and Gloucester French and American Siege Works. This imprint is Senate Document No 273 of the 71st Congress, 3rd session. We provide delivery tracking to all US orders. ; Maps and Photographs 
Price: 89.97 USD
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Mountain Pony and the Rodeo Mystery  (Author Signed), Larom, Henry V.
104 Larom, Henry V. Mountain Pony and the Rodeo Mystery (Author Signed)
New York , NY Grosset & Dunlap 1949 First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Santee, Ross Signed by Author
Tan boards with red print. Inscribed by author. Scarce. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 228 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 9.97 USD
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The Story of Eli Whitney, Latham, Jean Lee
105 Latham, Jean Lee The Story of Eli Whitney
harper & Row 1953 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Fritz Kredel Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by the author to Mrs. Brehon Somervell the wife of General Somervell who was the Commanding General of the Army Service Forces in WWII . He was the General in charge of building the Pentegon in July 1941. Dust has chips around edges and has been price clipped otherwise very good. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Jean Lee Latham (April 19, 1902 June 13, 1995) was an American writer who specialized in biographies for children or young adults. She was born in Buckhannon, West Virginia. Her father was a cabinetmaker and her mother was a teacher. She attended West Virginia Wesleyan College and received an A.B. in 1925. She also attended Ithaca Conservatory. While in Wesleyan College, she wrote plays. In Ithaca, she taught English, history and play production. She continued teaching in Ithaca after finishing her studies at Cornell. Her first book for children was The Story of Eli Whitney. Her book Carry On, Mr. Bowditch won the Newbery Medal in 1956. Rare. ; Illustrations; 8.43 X 5.35 X 0.71 inches; Signed by Author 
Price: 49.97 USD
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Andy Claybourne, Lavender, David
106 Lavender, David Andy Claybourne
Garden City, NY The Country Life Press 1946 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Red cover with silver print. Dust jacket has chips. Now in mylar protective cover. Very clean contents. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. May have dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 370 pages 
Price: 8.97 USD
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107 Lawrence Country Historical Society Some History of Lawrence County
Deadwood, S.D. Lawrence Country Historical Society 1981 First Edition; First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Marjorie Yates Price 
Gold cover with black lettering. Complete surname index. Exhaustive history of Lawrence County which includes cities like Lead, Deadwood, Perry, Spearfish, Whitewood, Tinton, Terry, Terraville, St. Onge, etc. Contains many family biographies and city histories. Scarce. ; S.D.; Illustrations, photos 
Price: 129.18 USD
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108 Lazenby, Marion Elias History of Methodism in Alabama and West Florida; Being an account of the amazing march of Methodism through Alabama and West Florida
North Alabama Conference and Alabama-West Florida Conference 1960 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Slight water stain inside cover, but only on two pages otherwise fine condition. Clean contents. Red covder with black banner and silver lettering. Dust has minor chips and rubs. Now in mylar cover to protect condition. Scarce. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1256 pages 
Price: 64.78 USD
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109 Lee, Howard B. My Appalachia, Pipestem State Park Today and Yesterday
Parsons, WV Mcclain Printing Parsons, 1971 0870121030 / 9780870121036 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
The Sequel to Bloodletting in Appalachia. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover.; Photos; 
Price: 39.97 USD
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110 Lee, Marguerite Du Pont Virginia Ghosts
Berryville, VA Virginia Book Company 1966 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
photos All Virginia and West Virginia Ghost are combined in this volume with non- Virginia ghost excluded. ; B & W illustrations; 
Price: 19.97 USD
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Our Island's Past Historical Documents about Cayman from the Cayman Islands National Archive. Volume 2  The Wreck of the Ten Sails., Leshikar-Denton, Margaret E.,  Guest Editor.
111 Leshikar-Denton, Margaret E., Guest Editor. Our Island's Past Historical Documents about Cayman from the Cayman Islands National Archive. Volume 2 The Wreck of the Ten Sails.
Grand Caman, British West Indies George Town, Grand Cayman, British West Indies: A joint publication of the Cayman Islands National Archive and Cayman Free Press 1994 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Vol 2, The Wreck of the ten Sails. Buff paper in almost new condition Historical documents about Cayman for the Cayman Islands National Archive included in booklet. One of a three volume set. Vol 1 is Edward Corbet's Report and Census of 1802 on the Cayman Islands, and Vol 3 is Traditional Songs from the Cayman Islands. Scarce if not rare. ; Vol. 2; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Secret Green Beret Commandos In Cambodia  A Memorial History of MACVSOG's Command and Control Detachment South   And Its Air Partners, Republic of Vietnam, 19671972, Lindsey USA Re, LTC Fred S.
112 Lindsey USA Re, LTC Fred S. Secret Green Beret Commandos In Cambodia A Memorial History of MACVSOG's Command and Control Detachment South And Its Air Partners, Republic of Vietnam, 19671972
AuthorHouse 2012 1477273085 / 9781477273081 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author for seller at a gun show in Louisville, Ky, 2014. We could call this book Special Operations Recon Mission Impossible. A small group of highly trained, resourceful US Special Forces (SF) men is asked to go in teams behind the enemy lines to gather intelligence on the North Vietnamese Army units that had infiltrated through Laos and Cambodia down the Ho Chi Minh trails to their secret bases inside the Cambodian border west of South Vietnam. The covert reconnaissance teams, of only two or three SF men with four or five experienced indigenous mercenaries each, were tasked to go into enemy target areas by foot or helicopter insertion. They could be 15 kilometers beyond any other friendly forces, with no artillery support. In sterile uniforms with no insignia or identification, if they were killed or captured, their government would deny their military connection. The enemy had placed a price on their heads and had spies in their Top Secret headquarters known as SOG. SOG had three identical recon ground units along the border areas. This book tells the history of Command and Control Detachment South (CCS) The CCS volunteer warriors and its Air Partners - the Army and Air Force helicopter transport and gunship crews who lived and fought together and sometimes died together. This is the first published history of CCS as compiled by its last living commander, some forty years after they were disbanded. It tells of the struggles and intrigue involved in SOG's development as the modernday legacy of our modern Special Operations Commands. Forbidden to tell of their experiences for over twenty years; their After Action Reports destroyed even before they were declassified - surviving veterans team together to tell how Recon men wounded averaged 100 percent; and SOG became the most highly decorated unit in Vietnam and all were awarded the Presidential Unit. Very Rare.; CCS; Photographs and illustrations; 11 X 8.20 X 1.60 inches; 740 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 149.97 USD
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113 listed, no author State Papers and Publick Documents of the United States From the Accession of George Washington to the Presidency, Exhibiting a Complete View of Our Foreign Relations Since That Time
Boston, MA Thomas B. Wait 1819 Third Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original full leather binding worn with rubs. Tight binding. Heavy foxing to contents. This volume (11) has engraving of President James Monroe. Contains messages relative to Great Britain, Dartmoor Prison, Spain, Amelia Island, Gavelston, British West Indies and Naples, Italy. Rare. ; Vol 11; Vol. 11 
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114 listed, no author State Papers and Publick Documents of the United States From the Accession of George Washington to the Presidency, Exhibiting a Complete View of Our Foreign Relations Since That Time
Boston, MA Thomas B. Wait 1819 Third Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original full leather binding worn with rubs. Tight binding. Heavy foxing to contents. This volume (9) contains messages by president James Madison and others. Topics include British and French seizures of U. S. ships, Florida, Russia, West Indies, Barbary Powers, British traffick in negroes, etc. War of 1812. Also has index for volumes 1-9. Rare. ; Vol 9; Vol. 9 
Price: 151.98 USD
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Our Willie, Lloyd, John Uri
115 Lloyd, John Uri Our Willie
Cincinnati, OH John G. Kidd & Son 1934 9001776523 / 9789001776527 Limited Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Green covered book in very good to fine shape. The dust jacket is a bit dingy with minor edge wear. It is now in a clear protective cover. This book is unique in that it is an advanced reading copy which includes the release flyer, a letter from author to a Doctor Bennett in Lima Ohio answering Dr. Bennett's letter offering supplies to Lloyd's pharmacy plant. The letter is signed by Lloyd and there is also an inscription by Lloyd to Dr. Bennett in the book. John Uri Lloyd was a pharmacist, scientist, manufacturer and novelist. His mostimportant contributions were in the field of pharmacy and pharmacognosy. He was in large part responsible for the development and acceptance of an American materia medica. Lloyd won the Ebert Prize, the premier award for pharmaceutical research, three times, and the Remington Medal, pharmacy's highest award, in 1920. Rare collection. ; Photos and illustrations; 9.37 X 6.77 X 0.55 inches; 375 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 149.97 USD
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Masonic Text Book with landmarks, ceremonies and forms for the use of lodges under the jurisdiction of the most worshipful Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M. of the State of West Virginia, Long, Odell
116 Long, Odell Masonic Text Book with landmarks, ceremonies and forms for the use of lodges under the jurisdiction of the most worshipful Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M. of the State of West Virginia
The Grand Lodge 1928 21st Edition; First Impression Flexibound Fair with no dust jacket 
Flexible leather cover is worn with cracking to leather and chips. Contents in good conditon. End papers torn with Presentation by Coal Valley Lodge # 74 , Montgomery, West Virginia to J W. Matheny by Master P.C. Miller and Wm. Buckanan Secretary. Very light underlining. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.Rare Masonic book.; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 239 pages 
Price: 12.97 USD
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117 Lowell, Charles Sermon Preached in the West Church in Boston, January 2, 1831
Boston, MA Boston Press 1831 1st Thus; Various Pamphlet Good with no dust jacket 
Pamphlet. Tan cover with black print. Cover loose. This booklet is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 20 pages 
Price: 14.38 USD
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118 Lowther, Minnie Kendall Blennerhassett Island
Rutland, VT Tuttle Publishing Co. 1936 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
engravings Some highlighting, but book in excellent condition. Authentic story of island with Aaron Burr episode. Colorful American story. 
Price: 11.97 USD
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European Immigrants in the American West Community Histories, Luebke, Frederick C
119 Luebke, Frederick C European Immigrants in the American West Community Histories
Albuquerque, NM University of New Mexico Press 1998 0826319912 / 9780826319913 Stated First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Red cover with blue print. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 198 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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120 Lyons, Cynthia Duff Sarasota Key Recipes a tumble-pot of favorites
Sarasota, FL Cynthia Duff Lyons 1976 First Edition; First Printing Very Good with no dust jacket 
Tan cover. Comb binding. Clean contents. Fully Indexed. Great recipes from this west coast Florida city. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
Price: 8.97 USD
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