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1 Ames, Mary Clemmer A Memorial Of Alice And Phoebe Cary, With Some Of Thier Later Poems
New York , NY Hurd and Houghton 1873 Not First Edition; Various Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Green cloth stamped in black and gold. A little wear to edges, otherwise fine. One leaf section loose. Alice (1820-1871) and Phobe (1824-1871) were both authors, writing poetry with Alice writing short stories and novels of hardship of life in the west. Both were abolitionists and sympathetic to the woman's rights movement. Both left their Ohio homes for New York City where they supported themselves by writing--an unusual achievement for women in antibellum America. In fact, they established a well-regarded literary salon in New York. Their "at-home" Sunday evenings were frequented by Robert and Elizabeth Stoddard, Susan B. Anthony (Phoebe helped as an assistant editor on her journal Revolution) , Horace Greeley, John Greenleaf Whittier. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Illustrations; 7.20 X 4.80 X 1.40 inches 
Price: 18.98 USD
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An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names, Arthur, William M. A.
2 Arthur, William M. A. An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names
New York, NY Sheldon & Company 1860 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
1860 printing. Brown cloth cover with gold lettering. Cover shows wear. Contents clean with some slight water staining. Begins with the signification of names then the etymological dictionary of family names. An example is the name "Annan which is a river and borough of Scotland. Smith is derived from the Anglo-Saxon Smitan, to smite or strike. Among the Highland clans, the smith ranked third in dignity to the chief, from his skill in fabricating military weapons, and his dexerity in teaching the use of them."Very early edition. SKU 228. 
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The Miller Family Magazine, Vol 1, nos. 1-4, 1916, and Vol 2, Nos. 1-2, 1917, Clemens, William
3 Clemens, William The Miller Family Magazine, Vol 1, nos. 1-4, 1916, and Vol 2, Nos. 1-2, 1917
New York , NY William M. Clemens 1946 PhotoCopy Only; First Impression Manila Folder or Binder Good+ 
Photocopy of these volumes in manila folder. Vol 1 is Jan, Apr, July, Oct of 1916 and Vol 2 is Jan and April of 1917. There is a table of contents that shows the items included. Examples are: New York city Millers, Anthony B. Miller's family, Burials at Ft. Wayne Indiana, and much more. ; Genealogical, Historical, and Biographical; Photocopy Only; 95 pages; 
Price: 24.97 USD
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The Miller Family Magazine, April 1916, Vol 1, No. 2, Clemens, William M.
4 Clemens, William M. The Miller Family Magazine, April 1916, Vol 1, No. 2
New York, NY William M. Clemens 1916 First Edition; First Impression Manila Folder or Binder Very Good with no dust jacket 
Photocopy in folder. The Gilrs of Bethlehem, Miller Family Notes, A New York Family, Miller-Sypher Line, Maryland Marriages, Revolutionary Records, Miller Burials in Ohio, Northampton Co. , Penn. Wills, Connecticut Marriages, Anthony D. Miller, Burials at Schaefferstown, Penn. , Early Ohio Settlers, Revolutionary Notes, Brief Miller Lines of Descent, Milton, Mass. Families. Excellent Reference. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; Photocopy Only; Vol. 1 #2; 16 pages; 
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5 Farrar-Hockley, Anthony DEATH OF AN ARMY, THE FIRST BATTLE OF YPRES,1914, IN WHICH THE BRITISH REGULAR ARMY WAS DESTROYED.
William Morrow 1968 First Edition Hardcover Good in Fair dust jacket 
Black cover, gold print. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. ; 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall 
Price: 15.27 USD
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The English in Ireland in the Eighteenth Century, 3 vol. set, Froude, James Anthony
6 Froude, James Anthony The English in Ireland in the Eighteenth Century, 3 vol. set
New York Scribner, Armstrong, and Co. 1873 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Author inscribed in all three volumes on back of title page the following inscription with his signature. "Charles Scribner & Co. of No 654 Broadway New York have authority from me to publish further all works which I have already written or may hearafter write, J. A. Froude, Author, Jan 29, 1871." Brown cloth cover with gold lettering shows some rubs and wear to top and bottom of spine area. Clean contents and Not X Library. Hinges show some weakness otherwise tight. The first volume says "in two volumes", but author added a third volume which is part of this set. James Anthony Froude (Froude rhymes with rood) (April 23, 1818 – October 20, 1894) was an English historian. He was the brother of the Anglo-Catholic polemicist Richard Hurrell Froude and of William Froude, the engineer and naval architect.The son of R. H. Froude, archdeacon of Totnes, he was born at Dartington, Devon. He was educated at Westminster School and Oriel College, Oxford, then the centre of the ecclesiastical revival now called the Oxford Movement. He obtained a second class degree, but won the Chancellor's English essay prize, and was elected a fellow of Exeter College (1842). "So too, in his English in Ireland (1872-1874), which was written to show the futility of attempts to conciliate the Irish, he exaggerates the bad points of the Irish, touches lightly on English atrocities, and emphasizes the influence of Roman Catholicism." was an English historian, novelist, biographer, and editor of Fraser's Magazine. From his upbringing amidst the Anglo-Catholic Oxford Movement, Froude intended to become a clergyman, but doubts about the doctrines of the Anglican church, published in his scandalous 1849 novel The Nemesis of Faith. (Wiki). Extremely rare work with this inscription. ; Author Signed; Signed by Author 
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Ice Run (Author Signed), Hamilton, Steve
7 Hamilton, Steve Ice Run (Author Signed)
St. Martin's Minotaur 2004 0312301219 / 9780312301217 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Author on Title Page. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Steve Hamilton is one of the rising stars of crime fiction. His Edgar and Anthony Award-winning series featuring private investigator Alex McKnight took a dramatic turn in last year's acclaimed Blood Is The Sky. With Ice Run, Hamilton raises the stakes once again, creating another masterpiece of modern crime fiction. It's March in Paradise Michigan, and Alex McKnight is happier than he can remember in a long time-because of a woman, Natalie Reynaud, the Canadian police officer whose partner died in Blood Is The Sky. When Alex and Natalie take a romantic weekend to an old luxury hotel, they find an ominous message in their hotel room-someone has left a picture of Natalie's father and grand-father atop a handwritten note: 'They were here, so was I. I know what happened.' Alex and Natalie must now face a terrible Reynaud family secret, a secret that has driven men to kill for decades. Taut and atmospheric, Steve Hamilton's Ice Run stakes out compelling new ground in crime fiction. ; Alex McKnight Novels; 1.18 x 9.29 x 6.22 Inches; 320 pages; p; Signed by Author 
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The Prisoner of Zenda, Hope, Anthony (S C Roberts, Intro) & Donald Spencer
8 Hope, Anthony (S C Roberts, Intro) & Donald Spencer The Prisoner of Zenda
New York Heritage Press 1966 1st Edition Thus; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Donald Spencer 
In slipcase, looks never read.The Prisoner of Zenda (1894), by Anthony Hope, is an adventure novel in which the King of Ruritania is drugged on the eve of his coronation and thus is unable to attend the ceremony. Political forces within the realm are such that, in order for the king to retain the crown, his coronation must proceed. Fortuitously, an English gentleman on holiday in Ruritania who resembles the monarch is persuaded to act as his political decoy in an effort to save the unstable political situation of the interregnum. Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins, better known as Anthony Hope (9 February 1863 – 8 July 1933), was an English novelist and playwright.[1] He was a prolific writer, especially of adventure novels but he is remembered predominantly for only two books: The Prisoner of Zenda (1894) and its sequel Rupert of Hentzau (1898). These works, "minor classics" of English literature, are set in the contemporaneous fictional country of Ruritania and spawned the genre known as Ruritanian romance, works set in fictional European locales similar to the novels. Zenda has inspired many adaptations, most notably the 1937 Hollywood movie of the same name. (wikipedia); Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 185 pages 
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The Very Telling  Conversations with American Writers, Johnson, Sarah
9 Johnson, Sarah The Very Telling Conversations with American Writers
UPNE 2006 1584655275 / 9781584655275 Various Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
New never read. No dust as issued. Once again, Sarah Anne Johnson offers insightful interviews with some of today's most popular and accomplished writers. Steeped in a thorough knowledge of each writer's work, Johnson asks about a range of topics on the writing craft, nurturing fictional ideas, and the daily practice of writing. The authors offer insights and practical advice that will delight their fans and be cherished by aspiring writers. Michael Cunningham recalls how the structure of The Hours evolved as he wrote it. Edwidge Danticat honors the Haitian storytelling tradition she encountered in her childhood. And Jonathan Lethem reflects on working from inside and outside the literary establishment.

Johnson's interviews have been praised for her "thoughtful and knowledgeable questions" (Bloomsbury Review) that "provoke thoughtful responses from her subjects" (Publishers Weekly) and provide "an opportunity to participate in intimate and often illuminating dialog" (Library Journal). Her previous collection, Conversations with American Women Writers (UPNE, 2004), was described as "17 miniature instruction books on craft" by Publishers Weekly.

Other writers interviewed include Rick Moody; Donna Tartt; Myla Goldberg; Mary Gaitskill; Ha Jin; Bret Anthony Johnston; Edward P. Jones; Chang-rae Lee; Alice Mattison; Nancy Rawles; Marilynne Robinson; le thi diem thuy; and Mary Yukari Waters.; 9.10 X 6.10 X 0.80 inches; 224 pages 
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10 Mathews, Anthony Origin of the McKennas with a History of the Sept
Anthony Mathews Dublin, Ireland 1972 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Folded map. map "The Kennas or McKennas are a Co. Monaghan Sept and derive their name and descent from Cionaodh. "We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 
Price: 21.26 USD
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Origin of the McKennas with a History of the Sept, Mathews, Anthony
11 Mathews, Anthony Origin of the McKennas with a History of the Sept
Dublin, Ireland Anthony Mathews 1972 0902938053 / 9780902938052 PhotoCopy; First Impression Manila Folder or Binder Very Good with no dust jacket 
Photocopy only. "The Kennas or McKennas are a Co. Monaghan Sept and derive their name and descent from Cionaodh. " We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Includes maps. Tracking provided on U.S. orders. ; Photocopy Only; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 
Price: 17.97 USD
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The Fabulous History of the Dismal Swamp Company  A Story of George Washington's Times, Royster, Charles
12 Royster, Charles The Fabulous History of the Dismal Swamp Company A Story of George Washington's Times
Knopf 1999 0679433457 / 9780679433453 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Maroon cover with gold lettering. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. In this absorbing narrative Charles Royster traces the rise and fall of the eighteenth-century transatlantic culture that was built on the insatiable demand in Europe for Virginia tobacco and the equally insatiable American demand for European manufactured goods.

Moving from the plantations of Virginia and Antigua to the warehouses of London and Glasgow, from the Gold Coast of Africa to the valleys of the Allegheny Mountains, from the iron furnaces of southern Wales to the subscribers' room of Lloyd's of London, Professor Royster gives us the story of the Dismal Swamp Company, a fantastically delusional enterprise that proposed draining and developing a vast morass along the Virginia-North Carolina border. Examining the interconnected lives of the company's partners, Royster reveals a colonial order built on a system of cronyism, conspicuous consumption, and debt that seems hauntingly familiar. He writes about the many schemers and dreamers (including George Washington, Robert "King" Carter, two William Byrds, Patrick Henry, Thomas Jefferson, and Robert Morris) who failed to amass their desired fortunes, and a few realists (Samuel Gist, Dr. Thomas Walker, and Anthony Bacon) who succeeded, but at the dire expense of others. And we see the breakdown of this culture and the transition to a more democratic, though similar, system after the Revolution.

Throughout Royster's narrative we seepossessors possessed by their possessions, slaveholders possessed by slavery, and heirs possessed by litigation. Connecting all their stories are their unceasing efforts to make something substantial out of the insubstantial--chief among them the almost unbelievable delusion that fortunes could be made from the Dismal Swamp.; 2.1 x 9.7 x 6.7 Inches; 640 pages 
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Psychosomatic  (Author Signed), Smith, Anthony Neil
13 Smith, Anthony Neil Psychosomatic (Author Signed)
Point Blank 2006 0809550911 / 9780809550913 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Author on Title Page. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. "Because Lydia didn't have arms or legs, she shelled out three thousand bucks to a washed up middleweight named Cap to give her ex-husband the beating of his life." But the beating turns to murder, and the murder into lust and desperation between Lydia and an underworld clean-up man. Meanwhile, overgrown frat boy car thieves take up cop killing as a side hobby. When these paths cross, a horror show of violence unfolds as they all slide into a hell of their own design, surrounded by the neon and noise of the casino strip on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Violent, vivid, life at hyper-speed. This debut novel from the editor of Plots with Guns is a noir nightmare that asks how much is too much in a relationship, and what is the cost of leaving? Ken Bruen calls it "the darkest song I've ever read". May have dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time.; 1 x 8.6 x 5.6 Inches; 184 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 89.97 USD
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Airborne Weapons of the West, Thornborough, Anthony M.
14 Thornborough, Anthony M. Airborne Weapons of the West
Motorbooks International 1995 0879386703 / 9780879386702 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Pictoral cover. See scan of actual book that is for sale. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation.; Photographs and Illustrations; 9.69 X 7.17 X 0.31 inches; 96 pages 
Price: 7.97 USD
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Selected Works of Miguel de Unamuno, Volume 1  Peace in War: A Novel, Unamuno, Miguel de &  Anthony Kerrigan &  Martin Nozick
15 Unamuno, Miguel de & Anthony Kerrigan & Martin Nozick Selected Works of Miguel de Unamuno, Volume 1 Peace in War: A Novel
Princeton University Press 1983 069109926x / 9780691099262 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Book and dust look new. Dust now in mylar protective cover. Miguel de Unamuno y Jugo (29 September 1864 – 31 December 1936) was a Spanish Basque essayist, novelist, poet, playwright, philosopher, professor of Greek and Classics, and later rector at the University of Salamanca. His major philosophical essay was The Tragic Sense of Life (1912), and his most famous novel was Abel Sánchez: The History of a Passion (1917), a modern exploration of the Cain and Abel story. This book is the first English translation of Unamuno's first novel, published in 1897, when he was 33. the books setting is the Basque country of northern Spain during the Second Carlist War (1874--1876), a conflict he lived through as a child. A classic work.; 8.50 X 1 X 0.10 inches; 456 pages 
Price: 38.97 USD
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Tony's Scrap Book  1931-32 edition, wons, Anthony
16 wons, Anthony Tony's Scrap Book 1931-32 edition
Reilly & Lee 1931 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Browning to some pages otherwise very good. ; Photo ; 8.40 X 5.60 X 0.70 inches; 112 pages 
Price: 4.97 USD
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