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Flight into Sunshine, Cruickshank, Helen G.
381 Cruickshank, Helen G. Flight into Sunshine
New York , NY The Macmillan Company 1948 First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Cruickshank, Allan D. 
Tan cover with red print. Inscribed by Williamette Cockerell another writer on birds. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 132+ pages 
Price: 53.18 USD
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382 Culley, J. m. & Yes H.R.M. T-A AND JACKIE
Norfolk, VA Jacqueline McKay Culley 1990 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Author Signed by Author
Black cover with gold lettering. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. According to newspaper clipping in book there were only 244 copies made. All were handmade by author. Inscribed by author. H.R.M. stands for Hugh Rawlett McKay. llustrations of old postcards and letterheads; preface describes the book as "an authoritive sequel of events, covering the true saga of the lives and times of a newspaper publishing company." Norfolk, Virginia based. Scarce.; Author Signed; Photocopy of Photos, drawings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 307 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 39.97 USD
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United States Marine Corps in the Persian Gulf, 1990-1991 With the 1St Marine Division in Desert Shield and Desert Storm, Cureton, Charles H.
383 Cureton, Charles H. United States Marine Corps in the Persian Gulf, 1990-1991 With the 1St Marine Division in Desert Shield and Desert Storm
United States Govt Printing Office 1993 0160418267 / 9780160418266 1st Edition Thus; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Illustration on cover. Spine area shows slight imperfection at top and bottom otherwise fine to near new condition. This book is aa account of the 1st Marine Division in the Persian Gulf War from August 1990 to April 1991. It is one of a series of books also covering the operations of I Marine Expeditionary Force. Lt. Col. Cureton wrote other books on the U.S. Marines, and historical accounts of The Virginia Cavalry, 1646-1783, Civil War Uniforms, and Ft. Monroe: A Walking tour. ; Photographs, illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 162 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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The ancestors and descendants of Jesse Clyde Nichols and Jessie   Nichols, Curran, Joan F
384 Curran, Joan F The ancestors and descendants of Jesse Clyde Nichols and Jessie Nichols
Baltimore, MD M. and J. Nichols 1991 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover with gold print. Fully Indexed. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Miller; Photographs & Charts; 252 pages 
Price: 25.97 USD
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Times Gone By Woodstock, Views of an Early Vermont Village  (Author Signed), Curtis, Will & Jane and Frank Lieberman
385 Curtis, Will & Jane and Frank Lieberman Times Gone By Woodstock, Views of an Early Vermont Village (Author Signed)
Woodstock, Vt Authors 1976 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Paperback in fair to good condition. Some sun fading around edges. Signed by both Curtis authors, not Lieberman. Includes antique photos from 1854 to 1934 and historical text. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 88 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 22.97 USD
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Plenty of Room & Air, Cushman, Dan
386 Cushman, Dan Plenty of Room & Air
Great Falls, Montana Stay Away, Joe Publishers 1975 0911436049 / 9780911436044 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by the author. Blue cloth. Bright color. A book about homesteading days in Montana. Cushman's Stay Away, Joe is one of the best novels of the American West. Clean, tight contents. Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 260 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Goodly Heritage, the Episcopal Church in Florida, Cushman, Joseph D.
387 Cushman, Joseph D. Goodly Heritage, the Episcopal Church in Florida
Univ Pr of Florida 1965 0813000548 / 9780813000541 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
1965 edition with red cover and gilt print. Looks new and never read. Has plastic cover over book for protection. Fully indexed. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 219 pages 
Price: 24.97 USD
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Henry County, Alabama records, Cutler, Helon H
388 Cutler, Helon H Henry County, Alabama records
H.H. Cutler 1992 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Blue with gold lettering. Looks new. #269 of 1000 limited edition. Signed by Author. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 129.97 USD
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Oh, What a Loansome Time I Had, Cutrer, Thomas W. (editor)
389 Cutrer, Thomas W. (editor) Oh, What a Loansome Time I Had
Tuscaloosa, AL The University of Alabama Press 2002 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Red cover with gold lettering. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. The Civil War letters of Major William Morel Moxley, Eighteenth Alabama Infantry and Emily Beck Moxley. Mulitiple copies may be available! ; Map 
Price: 18.97 USD
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390 Dabney, Virginius Pistols And Pointed Pens The Dueling Editors of Old Virginia
Chapel Hill NC Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 1987 0912697709 / 9780912697703 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Looks at a series of Richmond, Virginia newspaper editors who became involved in duels during the nineteenth century; Illustrated; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 193 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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391 Dailey, John T. THe Pioneer Heritage Yesterday- Today- Tomorrow
Remington, VA The Allington Corporation 1981 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Tan cover with gold print. Dust jacket has rubs, but now in Brodart mylar protective cover. Indexed. Inscribed by author. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 277 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 19.97 USD
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Where the Swallowtail Kite Soars  The Legacies of Glades County, Florida and The Vanishing Wilderness, Dale, Nancy
392 Dale, Nancy Where the Swallowtail Kite Soars The Legacies of Glades County, Florida and The Vanishing Wilderness
iUniverse, Inc. 2004 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Bok looks new. Very Rare Author inscribed poem in front along with Authors Signature. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. "May you walk with a gentle breeze upon your face- May you wake to the beauty of a lavender sky- May you sleep under a blanket of stars- In Florida Last pristine wilderness- Nancy Dale. Looks new. Palmdale, a remote town in Glades County, population less than 1,000, is on the curb of creeping urbanization. Today, more people than Palmdale's entire population are moving into Florida each day. The pioneer culture and Florida's last wilderness is threatened by growth that exploits "blue gold" water and the land. The sprawling ranches set amidst tall cabbage palm prairies are disappearing. The cost to stay is more than the price to sell with high inheritance taxes and the evaporation of a cattle based economy. The early pioneers forecasted Florida's future in their own lifetime as they struggled to hold onto a way of life in a place where few chose to carve a living.

Their stories predict the high premium of development: light pollution, traffic, sewage, crime and the "napalming" of native trees replaced by "ornamental" shrubs, cement, and gated communities. They foresaw the destruction of natural eco-systems, water shortages and communities where wildlife extermination businesses spring up to destroy "pesky" intruders such as squirrels, woodpeckers, snakes and other Everglades species.

The story of Palmdale, Florida, and its people reflects a proud cultural heritage living on the edge of civilization. Palmdale is a ghost town today with only a few ranches left and the Seminole Indian Tribe living off a small market economy against the odds of metropolitan growth, dollars and political power.This story reflects a tragic national trend threatening the survival of rural America. ; 0.5 x 8.8 x 6 Inches; 180 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 19.19 USD

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The Padre Island Story, Daly, Loraine & Pat Reumert
393 Daly, Loraine & Pat Reumert The Padre Island Story
Naylor Co. 1969 Fourth Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Looks almost new. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Photos and illustrations. 
Price: 27.97 USD
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A Declaration of Remarkable Providences in the course of my life. To which is added a pedigree of the Dane Family..   (photocopy), Dane
394 Dane A Declaration of Remarkable Providences in the course of my life. To which is added a pedigree of the Dane Family.. (photocopy)
Boston Samuel G. Drake 1854 PhotoCopy Only; First Impression Manila Folder or binder Very Good with no dust jacket 
Photo copy only. Dane's narrative is included written in 1682. There is also a one page pedigree chart with family dating back to the 1600's. ; ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 15 pages 
Price: 19.97 USD
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Spreading Scriptural holiness  Or, the North Dakota movement, Danford, Samuel Alexander
395 Danford, Samuel Alexander Spreading Scriptural holiness Or, the North Dakota movement
Christian Witness Co 1913 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue hardcover with black lettering. An excellent account of the Methodist church's spread in North Dakota. Rare first edition. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 137 pages 
Price: 59.97 USD
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The First Supplement to the DAR Patriot Index, DAR
396 DAR The First Supplement to the DAR Patriot Index
Washington, D. C. DAR 1969 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue paper cover with white print. Very clean. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 85 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favored Races in the stuggle for life, Darwin, Charles M. A.
397 Darwin, Charles M. A. On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favored Races in the stuggle for life
New York D. Appleton & Company 1872 Fifth Edition; 1st Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Brown cover with gilt lettering. Fifth Edition, with additions and corrections. Has slight rubs to edges and corners. Freying at top and bottom of spine. Clean contents with prior owners name in front. The first edition of this work was printed in Novermber 1859 and the second edition on January, 7 1860. Has fold out chart and is fully indexed. This early edition includes many corrections to the first and second editions. Scarce if not rare. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 447 pages 
Price: 439.97 USD
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Letters From South-East Armageddon  The Warrior's Burden, and the Hoof Prints of Butterflies; the Princess Myth, and the Math of God, Davidson, Ed.
398 Davidson, Ed. Letters From South-East Armageddon The Warrior's Burden, and the Hoof Prints of Butterflies; the Princess Myth, and the Math of God
Marathon, Fl Self-Published, 2002 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Paperback with pictoral cover. Author inscribed and signed. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 168 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.97 USD
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Get Yamamoto, Davis, Burke
399 Davis, Burke Get Yamamoto
Random House 1969 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Stated First Printing. Book showes some discoloration to end papers due to age. Former owners name neatly written in front. Dust in excellent condition, not price clipped. The Secret Mission to Kill Admiral Yamamoto and Avenge Pearl Harbor. "Operation Vengeance was the American military operation to kill Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto of the Imperial Japanese Navy on April 18, 1943, during the Solomon Islands campaign in the Pacific Theater of World War II. Isoroku Yamamoto, commander of the Combined Fleet of the Imperial Japanese Navy, was killed on Bougainville Island when his transport bomber aircraft was shot down by United States Army Air Forces fighter aircraft operating from Kukum Field on Guadalcanal. The death of Yamamoto reportedly damaged the morale of Japanese naval personnel, raised the morale of the Allied forces, and was intended as revenge by U.S. leaders who blamed Yamamoto for the attack on Pearl Harbor which initiated the formal state of war between Imperial Japan and the United States." Wikipedia; Photographs, Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 231 pages 
Price: 13.97 USD
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The story of Dunwoody  Its heritage and horizons, 1821-1975, Davis, Elizabeth Lockhart
400 Davis, Elizabeth Lockhart The story of Dunwoody Its heritage and horizons, 1821-1975
Atlanta, Georgia Williams Printing Co 1975 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover with gold lettering. Signed by both authors. Excellent condition. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; Photographs; 251 pages 
Price: 17.97 USD
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