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Yesterday's People, Life in Contemporary Appalachia, Weller, Jack E.
41 Weller, Jack E. Yesterday's People, Life in Contemporary Appalachia
Louisville, KY University of Kentucky Press 1965 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. An insightful analysis of the Appalachian mind and personality. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 163 pages; 
Price: 24.97 USD
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Ohio County, Kentucky 1850 Census, West-Central Kentucky Family Research Association
42 West-Central Kentucky Family Research Association Ohio County, Kentucky 1850 Census
West-Central Kentucky Family Research Association 1974 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
1984 edition by Heritage Books. 
Price: 21.99 USD
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First Land Court of Kentucky 1779-1780, Wilson, Samuel M.
43 Wilson, Samuel M. First Land Court of Kentucky 1779-1780
Lexington, Kentucky 1923 First Edition; Various Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
map Reprinted with the addition of Notes, Appendicies, and Illustrations, from the Proceedings of the 22nd Annual meeting. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 
Price: 129.97 USD
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44 Wrobel, Sylvia & George Grider Isaac Shelby Kentucky's first Governor and hero of three wars
Cumberland Press 1974 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good 
153 pages; Hardback VG condition/VG dust Author signed. 
Price: 18.97 USD
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Reminiscences of a soldier of the Orphan brigade,, Young, L. D. Lieut.
45 Young, L. D. Lieut. Reminiscences of a soldier of the Orphan brigade,
Courier-journal job Print. Co 1918 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Original 1918 edition. Brown paperback has water staining to pages but does not affect readability. Dedicated to "those who wore the Gray and to their children and children's children" . Author was from Paris KY Includes recollections of the Battle of Shiloh, the Bombardment of Vicksburg, Murfresesboro, the Battle of Chickamauga, and Lookout Mountain, Missionary Ridge, Dallas, and Atlanta. Lt. Young was from Paris, Ky. Also has the poem entitled "The Orphan Brigade" by Prof. N.Shaler of the Federal Army. The Orphan Brigade was the nickname of the First Kentucky Brigade, a group of military units recruited from the Commonwealth of Kentucky to fight for the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War. The brigade was the largest Confederate unit to be recruited from Kentucky during the war. Its original commander was Major General John C. Breckinridge, former Vice President of the United States and candidate for President, who was enormously popular with Kentuckians. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Rare. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 99 pages 
Price: 49.97 USD
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