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1 Genealogical Newsletter Winter 1962, Vol 8 #4
1962 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Vol. 8 #4 
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The Devil's Own Rag Doll  (Author Signed), Bartoy, Mitchell
2 Bartoy, Mitchell The Devil's Own Rag Doll (Author Signed)
St. Martin's Minotaur 2005 0312340885 / 9780312340889 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by author on title page. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.1940+s Detroit: the war effort is in full swing and racial tensions are running high. When a vivacious white heiress is murdered in the black part of town, the city threatens to erupt into mob violence, bringing the factories to a grinding halt and imperiling Allied forces around the world. Newly minted Detective Pete Caudill is charged with covering up the crime in the interests of civic peace and finding some kind of justice for the dead girl. Odds are the girl was killed by her black boyfriend, but some whisper of a communist plot. Or is Detroit+s shadowy political machine manipulating events to its own ruthless ends? As he delves deeper, Caudill soon learns the hard way that friends are rarely what they seem, family ties are often deceptive, and sometimes the bravest thing a man can do is think for himself. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. ; 1.2 x 8.4 x 5.6 Inches; 304 pages; p; Signed by Author 
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Richelieu; a Study, by Hilaire Belloc;  with 7 Illustrations and 4 Maps, Belloc, Hilaire
3 Belloc, Hilaire Richelieu; a Study, by Hilaire Belloc; with 7 Illustrations and 4 Maps
Philadelphia PA J. B. Lippincott & Co. 1929 Second Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Black cover with red lettering. Endpapers and a few pages show brown spotting due to age. "Cardinal Armand Jean du Plessis, 1st Duke of Richelieu and Fronsac; 9 September 1585 – 4 December 1642), commonly referred to as Cardinal Richelieu (French: Cardinal de Richelieu [ka?dinal d(?) ?i?(?)ljř]), was a French clergyman, nobleman, and statesman. He was consecrated as a bishop in 1607 and was appointed Foreign Secretary in 1616. Richelieu soon rose in both the Catholic Church and the French government, becoming a cardinal in 1622, and King Louis XIII's chief minister in 1624. He remained in office until his death in 1642. (Wikipedia) ; Photographs, Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 385 pages 
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Conquest of a Valley, Brice, Marshall Moore
4 Brice, Marshall Moore Conquest of a Valley
McClure Press 1965 Later Printing; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
1974 Printing of the 1965 edition. Book and dust look almost new. Faint browning to endpaper edge. Dust has protective cover. Covers the 4 year fight for the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184 pages 
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5 Chappel, Bernice M. In the Palm of the Mitten A Memory Book of the Early 1900's
Brighton, MI Great Lakes Books 1981 0960640002 / 9780960640003 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Blue paperback with white lettering. Very clean contents and overall condition. Signed by Ms. Chappel on dedication page. Numerous photos. Excellent historical reference and genealogical resource. Scarce. ; 0.9 x 8.4 x 5.3 Inches; 271 pages; Signed by Author 
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The Cathedral Shrine of the Transfiguration and Shrine Mont, Cleaveland, George Julius
6 Cleaveland, George Julius The Cathedral Shrine of the Transfiguration and Shrine Mont
Printed at Shenandoah Pub. House 1972 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Green cloth cover with gilt print. Looks new except for former owners name in front. ; 8.90 X 4.50 X 0.60 inches; 131 pages 
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Settlers of Maryland, 1679-1700, Coldham, Peter Wilson
7 Coldham, Peter Wilson Settlers of Maryland, 1679-1700
Baltimore, MD Genealogical Publishing Co. 1995 080631477x / 9780806314778 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover As New with No dust jacket as issued 
Hardcover edition, 1995. Green cover with gold print. Settlers of Maryland 1679-1700 extends Gust Skordas's renowned Early Settlers of Maryland through the last quarter of the 17th century Extracted from the Hall of Records, Annapolis. This book contains the surname, the County abbreviation (corresponding name in the introduction p. x), Name of the tract, acreage, date, and reference numbers to the numbered folios in the Land Office Registers. There is also a full index with corresponding page numbers by Tract. On balance, this is one of the most original contributions to Maryland genealogy. "Peter Wilson Coldham, FASG (1926 – 2012 in London), was a British genealogist. He was noted as "distinguished scholar of colonial American immigration." Wikipedia ; 0.6 x 8.4 x 5.5 Inches; 246 pages; Settlers of Maryland 1679-1700 extends Gust Skordas's renowned Early Settlers of Maryland through the last quarter of the 17th century, identifying several thousand immigrants and their colorfully named tracts. Based on the same series of records as Skordas--Land Office books on file at the Hall of Records in Annapolis--the entries in this work are arranged by family name, county, name of tract granted, acreage, date, and reference to original source(s). Tract names often suggest English places familiar to the settler--perhaps places of origin or residence--and they are so many and so various that an index of tract names has been appended to the book. On balance, this is one of the most original contributions to Maryland genealogy in years. 
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The case of Richard Sorge, Deakin, F.W. and G.R.Storry
8 Deakin, F.W. and G.R.Storry The case of Richard Sorge
Harper &Row 1966 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Rare hardcover first edition (stated). Richard Sorge (October 4, 1895 – November 7, 1944) was a Soviet military intelligence officer, active before and during World War II, working as an undercover German journalist in both Nazi Germany and the Empire of Japan. His codename was "Ramsay". A number of famous personalities considered him one of the most accomplished spies. Sorge is most famous for his service in Japan in 1940 and 1941, when he provided information about Adolf Hitler's plan to attack the Soviet Union. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 373 pages 
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Essays, Biographical, Critical and Historical, illustrative of the Tatler, Spectator, and Guardian. In three Volumes, Drake, Nathan
9 Drake, Nathan Essays, Biographical, Critical and Historical, illustrative of the Tatler, Spectator, and Guardian. In three Volumes
London Printed by C. Whittingham for John Sharpe, Opposite York House, Piccadilly 1805 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Complete three volume set. Leather bindings are very worn with cracks in the leather and cracked hinges and chips. Volume 1 cover is detached, but otherwise complete. Gold inlay decorative border to bindings. Corners and edges worn. Books are in fair to good condition otherwise. Contents complete, tight bindings, and marbled endpapers. Some foxing to tissue sheets covering engravings and to pages opposite title page.. Engravings throughout. The Tatler, The Spectator, and The Guardian were products of a "New Age" of journalism in 18th Century England. They were "news-sheets" were circulated in coffee houses of London where men met to share and discuss the news and opinions of the day. They cost two pense to buy but were free to those wo paid the penny admission to enter a coffee house. These houses became known as "Penny Universities". The papers were founded by Joseph Addison and Richard Steele. Nathan Drake was Born in Yorkshire, and took his M.D. from Edinburgh in 1789 and practiced medicine at Sudbury (1790-92) and Hadleigh, Suffolk (1792-1836). He was a popular essayist and an early advocate of German literature. He is remembered for his vast compendium of information on Elizabethan writers, Shakespeare and His Times (1817). This work includes essays and biographical sketches on those in literature. Rare complete set. Drake's publications included: The speculator [ed. Drake and W. Frend]. 1791.Literary hours: or sketches critical and narrative. 1798; 2 vols, 1800, 3 vols, 1804, 1820.The old abbey tale, in Canterbury tales. 1802.Essays biographical, critical, and historical, illustrative of the Tatler, Spectator, and Guardian. 3 vols, 1805.Rochester Castle; or Gudulph's Tower. A gothic tale. 1810.The gleaner: a series of periodical essays, selected and arranged from scarce and neglected volumes. 4 vols, 1811.Shakespeare and his times. 2 vols, 1817.Winter nights: or fire-side lucubrations. 2 vols, 1820.Evenings in autumn: a series of essays. 2 vols, 1822.Noontide leisure: or sketches in summer, including a tale of the days of Shakespeare. 2 vols, 1824.Mornings in spring: or retrospections biographical, critical, and historical. 2 vols, 1828.Memorials of Shakespeare: or sketches of his character and genius by various writers. 1828.The harp of Judah: or songs of Sion, being a metrical translation of the Psalms. 1837. ; Vol. 123; Engravings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
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The South African Quirt  (Author Signed), Edmonds, Walter D.
10 Edmonds, Walter D. The South African Quirt (Author Signed)
Little Brown & Co (T) 1985 0316211532 / 9780316211536 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. First Edition stated. Little, Brown & Co., Boston 1985. Good/Good dust jacket condition. THE SOUTH AFRICAN QUIRT IS A CLASSIC TALE OF A BOY'S RITE OF PASSAGE, DRAMATICALLY HEIGHTENED BY THE TERRIFYING STRUGGLE THE BOY, NATTY DUNSTON, MUST UNDERGO AT THE HANDS OF HIS TYRANNICAL FATHER.... May have dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time.; 1 x 8.4 x 5.8 Inches; 186 pages; Signed by Author 
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C-66 A World War II Chronicle of an Armored Infantry Company, Emery, Weston Lewis
11 Emery, Weston Lewis C-66 A World War II Chronicle of an Armored Infantry Company
Weston Lewis Emery 1992 0929539303 / 9780929539300 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued Signed by Author
Blue (Infantry color) cover with gold illustration and print. Inscribed to former owner and signed "Muscles" the nickname of author and also signed by author on title page. This is the story of 512 men who worked for a common goal during a period of 155 days. Few of them were together during all those days, but all of them belonged to the same group. Many were no longer there when the job was done. Some gave their lives early - Some were taken prisoner - Some were hospitalized - Some gave their lives later - Some were with the group for 155 days.This brief record of their service in World War II is dedicated to all of them. ADD This is a remarkable record of one unit of an armored division during the last five months of the the war in Europe. It is carefully researched from official documents of the National Archives, and is laced with letters written home. This saga has been compiled by one of the enlisted men who never missed a day of duty and whose first hand view point as a company commander's combat radioman gives us a broad inside view of the company. Several helpful reviews: "We are placing C-66 in the Military Academy Library as an excellent resource for our cadets." Lieutenant General, U.S. Army, Superintendant United States Military Academy West Point May 4, 1994, "Works of your calliber are especially important.... I'm placing your book in the Armor School Library." -- Major General, U.S.Army, Commanding General. Headquarters U. S. Army Armor Center and Fort Knox. May 23, 1994 Rare signed copy. "W.L. Emory takes a different approach in bringing us the history of Company C (Hqs. Co.) of the 66th Armored Infantry Battalion of the 12th Armored Division from November, 1944 to war's end. Most of the other ex-infantrymen authors who have published accounts of World War II relate personal experiences of the excitement, terror, humor, and even boredom of combat. Sgt. Emory takes a more structured and factual approach in this self-published work. He relies on military records found in various Government archives to form the foundation of his book." Reviewer's account. Fully indexed. ; Photographs and illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 519 pages 
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Pages From a Cold Island, Exley, Frederick
12 Exley, Frederick Pages From a Cold Island
Random House 1975 0394494407 / 9780394494401 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by James Spanfeller 
Looks new except for a very small rubber stamp of former owners name in front. This is authors second novel after "A Fan's Note". This book is part of a Trilogy that ends with "Last Notes from Home". Very Rare copy. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. May have dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time.; Cover Illustration; 1.1 x 8.4 x 6 Inches; 274 pages 
Price: 69.97 USD
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10-lb. Penalty  (Author Signed), Francis, Dick
13 Francis, Dick 10-lb. Penalty (Author Signed)
Putnam 1997 0399143025 / 9780399143021 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
; 1.4 x 8.9 x 5.9 Inches; 273 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.97 USD
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A Witness Tree (Author Signed), Frost, Robert
14 Frost, Robert A Witness Tree (Author Signed)
New York Henry Holt and Company 1942 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Frost under the sketch of his likeness opposite the title page. Book and dust clean and tight. Original Hardcover (blue cloth with gilt lettering and ornament on cover) with original (unclipped) dustjacket. First printing stated on back of title page. Dust has minor creases, rubs, and small tears and is now in mylar protective cover. Author original signature in blue under his photo opposite title page. Blue/green boards with black spine and gilt print. Corners dented and edges worn. Foxing and browning throughout. Author was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry for A Witness Tree in 1943, Book now in archival box to protect condition. Robert Lee Frost (March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963) was an American poet whose work was initially published in England before it was published in America. He is highly regarded for his realistic depictions of rural life and his command of American colloquial speech. His work frequently employed settings from rural life in New England in the early twentieth century, to examine complex social and philosophical themes. One of the most popular and critically respected American poets of the twentieth century, Frost was honored frequently during his lifetime, receiving four (4) Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry. He became one of America's rare "public literary figures, almost an artistic institution. "He was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal in 1960 for his poetic works. On July 22, 1961, Frost was named poet laureate of Vermont." This book of Frost poetry is from the personal collection of the children's author Jean Lee Latham a personal friend and neighbor of Frost as they both had homes in the Miami, Florida Area. ; Sketch; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 91 pages; Signed by Author 
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The Scotch, Galbraith, John Kenneth
15 Galbraith, John Kenneth The Scotch
Houghton Mifflin 1985 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Dust has small chip. This book is about the Scottish that moved near Detroit, Michigan. ; 0.9 x 8.4 x 5.7 Inches; 145 pages 
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West Virginia History, A Quarterly Magazine, Vol XXIII, July 1962  Number 4, Goodall, Cecile R. (Editor)
16 Goodall, Cecile R. (Editor) West Virginia History, A Quarterly Magazine, Vol XXIII, July 1962 Number 4
Charleston, WV State Department of Archives and History 1962 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Cream color paperback with black print. Among other articles this issue contains Lord Dunmore.Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Scarce. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; p 
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West Virginia History, A Quarterly Magazine, Vol XXIV July, 1963, Number 4, Goodall, Cecile R. (Editor)
17 Goodall, Cecile R. (Editor) West Virginia History, A Quarterly Magazine, Vol XXIV July, 1963, Number 4
Charleston, WV State Department of Archives and History 1963 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Cream color paperback with black print. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Scarce. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; p 
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West Virginia History, A Quarterly Magazine, Vol XXV, Number 4, July 1964, Goodall, Cecile R. (Editor)
18 Goodall, Cecile R. (Editor) West Virginia History, A Quarterly Magazine, Vol XXV, Number 4, July 1964
Charleston, WV State Department of Archives and History 1964 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Cream color paperback with black print. Among other articles this issue contains The War Between the states.Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Scarce. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; p 
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West Virginia History, A Quarterly Magazine, Vol XXVI, July 1965, Number 4, Goodall, Cecile R. (Editor)
19 Goodall, Cecile R. (Editor) West Virginia History, A Quarterly Magazine, Vol XXVI, July 1965, Number 4
Charleston, WV State Department of Archives and History 1965 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Cream color paperback with black print. Among other articles this issue contains Freedom's Jubilee:The Fourth of July in Charleston. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Scarce. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
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West Virginia History, A Quarterly, Vol XXXII July 1971, Number 4, Goodall, Cecile R. (Editor)
20 Goodall, Cecile R. (Editor) West Virginia History, A Quarterly, Vol XXXII July 1971, Number 4
Charleston, WV State Department of Archives and History 1969 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Greem color paperback with black print. Sun fading along edges. Among other articles this issue contains West Virginia's Image: The 1960 Presidential Primary and the National Press. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Scarce. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
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