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Argyle, My Argyle
1 Argyle, My Argyle
Argyle, NY The Argyle History Group 1998 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Various 
White cover with photos. A wonderful compilation of information about Argyle, Washington County, New York from several authors. Sections include, among others, Pre-History, Argyle Patent, The 19th Century, Churches, Schools, Organizations, Business, Places, Wartime, Farm Life, Families, People, Memories. Includes many photographs. Rare. ; Map, Photos; p 
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Between the Iron and the Pine   A Biography of a Pioneer Family and a Pioneer Town
2 Between the Iron and the Pine A Biography of a Pioneer Family and a Pioneer Town
Ann Arbor, MI Lewis Reimann 1951 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
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Heads of Families First Census of the United States 1790 State of Maryland
3 Heads of Families First Census of the United States 1790 State of Maryland
Washington, D. C. Government Printing Office 1907 First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cover has library tape over spine. Otherwise very good condition. Fold out maps. Full name index. A must have genealogical reference. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Map; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 189 pages 
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History of Pike County Illinois; Together with sketches of its cities, villages, and townships, educational, religious, civil, military, and political history
4 History of Pike County Illinois; Together with sketches of its cities, villages, and townships, educational, religious, civil, military, and political history
Evansville, IN Unigraphics 1970 Reprint; Various Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Reddish brown cover with gold print. Reprint of the original 1880 edition. Wonderful history of the early settlement, incidents of pioneer life, organic history, geology, zoology, botany, archaeology, township histories, black hawk war, many biographical sketches, and a history of Illinois and a digest of the state laws. Scarce even as reprint. ; p 
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Jubilee In '53 The Sesquicentennial History Of The Long Run Association of Baptists
5 Jubilee In '53 The Sesquicentennial History Of The Long Run Association of Baptists
Louisville, KY Long Run Association of Baptists 1953 Various Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
First edition. Paperback fine condition History of the Baptist in the Long Run Association of Kentucky from Daniel Boone's brother who was a Baptist Preacher forward. ; 
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Liberty Prize Catalog
6 Liberty Prize Catalog
New York, NY Macfadden Publications 1934 First Edition; First Printing Magazine Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Some soiling to cover with creases to corners. Contents clean and bright. This catalog was used by "salesboys" who sold magazines in the 1930's for MacFadden Publications. They would earn coupons "greenies and brownies" which they could then redeem for prizes. Bernarr Macfadden (1868-1955) " became the most successful publisher of magazines in history. He was the first magazine publisher to establish a large, loyal readership. His circulation numbers were the highest in the industry exceeding even the publications of William Randolph Hearst. He truly revolutionized the publishing industry. Virtually overnight Macfadden's net worth increased astronomically. By 1924 at age 56 he had become a multi-millionaire" (bernarrmacadden.com). A rare, if not unique, example of this method of selling which gained momentum after the "Great Depression". Rare.; Vol. 10; Photographs, illustrations 
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7 Snyder's Antique Auto Parts Snyder's Antique Ford Country, Catalog 73-a
New Springfield, Oh Snyder's Antique Auto Parts 1973 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Tan cover with brown print. Parts catalog for Ford cars up to WWII. Many for the Model T and Model A Fords. The part numbers seem to correspond to those for the parts list for the cars. Illustrations of many of the parts are included. Rare copy. ; Illustrations 
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8 The Amazing Story of the Strocks in America
Halbert's Inc. 1983 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover with gold print. has dents and rubs to corners and bottom edges of book. Clean and bright contents. A guide to genealogy including numerous names and addresses of Strocks in America and a history of the name along with Coat of Arms. Scarce. 
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9 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 Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, Index 1945
10 The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, Index 1945
Lexington KY Historical Society 1945 First Edition; Various Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Complete alphabetical name index for vol 43, 1945. Also has the table of contents for vol 43, 1945. A must for researchers. This booklet is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition.; 
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Washington Missouri Sesquicentennial 1839-1989
11 Washington Missouri Sesquicentennial 1839-1989
Washington, Mo Washington Historical Society 1989 First Edition; Various Hardcover As New with no dust jacket 
Red leatherlike cover with gold lettering. Books looks new. An extensive historical account about the people, businesses, and events of Washington, MO. Has numerous family histories, photos, organizations, churches and other historical data. End papers are a map of the city. Rare. ; Photos, Maps, Illustrations; p 
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12 Your Grandmother Who Was A Teacher
Enfield, NH 1989 First Impression Paperback Fine with no dust jacket 
Brown wraps. Rare. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. 
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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.
13 (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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Planers And Planer Practice -, -, I.C.S. Staff
14 -, I.C.S. Staff Planers And Planer Practice -
Scranton, PA International Action Center Publishing - 1936 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Black or dark blue leather cover with embossed lettering on cover and gilt print on spine. Marbled endpapers. Excellent illustrations throughout. Looks unused. This book was part of an early correspondence course from International Correspondence Schools Ltd. The school was founded in 1889 in Scranton, Pennsylvania by journalist and editor of the Mining Herald*, Thomas J. Foster. Alarmed by frequent mine accidents, Foster advocated better working conditions and stricter safety regulations, which led to Pennsylvania's adoption of the Mine Safety Act of 1885 and the requirement for miners to pass a safety exam. The mission of the school was to 'provide practical men with a technical education, and technical men with a practical education. The organisation expanded to the UK in 1904 and is known as ICS Learn. Scarce if not rare book.; Vol. 180; Illustrated; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
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HEART OF THE CITY History of the First Presbyterian Church, Orlando, Florida, 1876-1987., Abberger, Nancy Hardy
15 Abberger, Nancy Hardy HEART OF THE CITY History of the First Presbyterian Church, Orlando, Florida, 1876-1987.
Orlando, FL First Presbyterian Church 1988 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed "Best Wishes, Nancy Abberger" on Title page. Blue coverwith gold lettering. Book looks new. Extensive history of this church located in Orlando,Fl. Has extensive name index for genealogial and historical research.This history is an attempt to compile from many sources a narrative account of the churches' past as a congregation. It is not intended as a research volume. The Table of Contents allows for the ease of the reader to go directly to the age period he is most interested in, without there being some ambiguity. A chronology of the life of the church is in the back of the book.Book has plastic cover for protection. Excellent condition. ; 9.25 X 6.25 X 1.50 inches; Signed by Author 
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The creed of all men,, Abbey, R
16 Abbey, R The creed of all men,
Nashville, Tenn Southern Methodist Pub. House 1882 Later Printing; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1882 edition not a reprint. Grey cloth cover. Slight foxing. Part 1 The Truth of Christianity was never denied, Part 2 The principles of Christianity were never objected to. Rev. Abbey preached a sermon with these two parts and the Methodist asked him if they could publish. So he allowed them. Scarce. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 93 pages 
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17 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
18 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; First Impression 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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19 Abshire, David M. Preventing World War III A Realistic Grand Strategy
New York , NY Harper & Row 1988 0060159863 / 9780060159863 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Black cover with silver print. Inscribed by author. Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! Fully Indexed. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 331 pages; Signed by Author 
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Roman Antiquities  or, an Account of the Manners and Customs of the Romans, Adam, Alexander
20 Adam, Alexander Roman Antiquities or, an Account of the Manners and Customs of the Romans
London A.Strahan, Printers-street 1801 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Original 1801 printing. Front and back cover boards are seperated from spine. Pages have browning due to age. Chapter contents include: Foundation of Rome, Senate, Equities, Plebians, Slaves. Rights of Roman Citizens: Private rights, Public Rights, Comitia, Magistrates: Ordinary, Extraordinary Magistrates, rovincial Magistrates. Laws of the Romans. Judical Proceedings, Criminal Trials. Religion of the Romans, Roman Games, Military affairs, Naval Affairs, Customs of the Romans, Weights and Coins, Measures of Length, Methods of Writing, Houses of the Romans, Agriculture, Carriages, Divisions of the City, and Public Buildings. All with many sub-headings. Designed chiefly to illustrate the Latin Classics, By explainging words and phrases, from the rites and customs to which they refer. Scarce. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 616 pages 
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