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Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and Other rites and Ceremonies of the Church, According to the use of the United Church of England and Ireland.illuminated and Illustrated with Engravings from the works of the Great Painters, Anon
1 Anon Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and Other rites and Ceremonies of the Church, According to the use of the United Church of England and Ireland.illuminated and Illustrated with Engravings from the works of the Great Painters
London John Murray 1845 1st Edition Thus; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued Illustrated by Great Painters 
Maroon leather hard bound with gilt decorative edge on cover and gilt design on spine. Gilt page edges all three sides. Worn at edges and where boards attach to spine. Title page in red and black surrounded by an ornamental gilt border, each page chromolithographed in red and black with ruled borders, decorative designs, initial letters, and with vignette illustrations and full-page chromo plates highlighted in gold. Marbled endpapers. Some foxing to pages. Engravings throughout and beautiful illuminated borders to many of the pages along with colored scripts and designs. ; B & W Photos, Color illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 484 pages 
Price: 449.97 USD
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Main Street on the Middle Border  (Author Signed), Atherton, Lewis
2 Atherton, Lewis Main Street on the Middle Border (Author Signed)
Bloomington IN Bedford/ St. Martin's 1954 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author. 423 pages including index. Excellent condition. Book plate in front. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 423 pages; p; Signed by Author 
Price: 19.97 USD
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The Border Bandits, Jesse and Frank James And their Band of Highwaymen, Buel, J. W.
3 Buel, J. W. The Border Bandits, Jesse and Frank James And their Band of Highwaymen
Baltimore, MD I. & M. Ottenheimer c 1900 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Cover actually says James Boys, Notorious Bank and Trian Robbers but title page is The Border Bandits. Pulp paper contents browning and or yellowing due to age. Good to very good condition, may have minor tear and pages fragile due to age and it being a pulp. Book looks as though never read. An "Authentic and thrilling history of the noted outlaws. Compiled from reliable sources only and containing the latest facts in regard to these desperate freebooters.Also full particulars of the assassination of Jesse James." This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Rare.; James Boys; Vol. 1; Printed Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 180 pages; 
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Lazarre, Catherwood, Mary Hartwell
4 Catherwood, Mary Hartwell Lazarre
The Bolwen-Merrill Company 1901 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Poor dust jacket Illustrated by Andre Castaigne 
Handsome Red cover gold lettering. See Scan. There is a dust, but it is torn badlly. Has been covered with brodart cover. Mary Hartwell Catherwood (1847-1902) was an American writer of historical romances.Born in Ohio in 1847, she published both novels and short stories in periodicals such as Lippincott's Magazine, Harper’s Magazine, and the Atlantic Monthly. Due to Catherwood’s husband’s business, she traveled and lived throughout the Midwestern United States and developed her signature style of incorporating Midwestern culture, dialect, and local color into her texts. Although most of her novels and stories are set in Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois, some are also based in the area along the Canada–US border near Quebec and on colonial Mackinac Island. She died in Chicago, Illinois in 1902.; Illusstrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Encyclopedia of Freemasonry and Kindred Sciences, New, Revised and Enlarged, Volumes 1 & 2, Clegg, Robert I.
5 Clegg, Robert I. Encyclopedia of Freemasonry and Kindred Sciences, New, Revised and Enlarged, Volumes 1 & 2
Chicago, Il The Masonic History Company 1929 Revised Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Two volume set.Revised and enlarged. Blue grey leather cover with gold lettering.Very clean contents some pages and end papers show browning due to age. Former owners name in front. Freemasonry is a fraternal organisation that traces its origins to the local fraternities of stonemasons, which from the end of the fourteenth century regulated the qualifications of masons and their interaction with authorities and clients. The degrees of freemasonry, its gradal system, retain the three grades of medieval craft guilds, those of Apprentice, journeyman or fellow (now called Fellowcraft), and Master Mason. These are the degrees offered by craft, or blue lodge Freemasonry. There are additional degrees, which vary with locality and jurisdiction, and are now administered by different bodies than the craft degrees.The basic, local organisational unit of Freemasonry is the lodge. The lodges are usually supervised and governed at the regional level (usually coterminous with either a state, province, or national border) by a Grand Lodge or Grand Orient. There is no international, world-wide Grand Lodge that supervises all of Freemasonry. Each Grand Lodge is independent, and they do not necessarily recognise each other as being legitimate. In the area of History, especially Masonic History, very few men stand out like our Frater Robert Ingham Glegg, IXº. Many Masons may recognize his name; yet they cannot quite put their finger on his accomplishments. Probably his most remarkable achievement was his later revisions and addendum to "Mackey's Encyclopedia of Freemasonry and its Kindred Sciences" in conjunction with other noted Masonic scholars such as Bro:. William James Hughan. In the 1800's (with original author --Bro. Mackey) and continuing into the early 1900s and even today, that work stands-out as the preeminent reference guide for "all things Masonic." Frater Clegg was appointed the Chief Adept of the New Jersey College S.R.I.C.F., Under Dispensation, on April 29, 1931, even before that College received its Charter on May 10, 1932. Reviewer A very heavy two volume set. ; Freemasonry; Vol. 1 & 2; Photos and illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1155 pages 
Price: 89.97 USD
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Essays, Biographical, Critical and Historical, illustrative of the Tatler, Spectator, and Guardian. In three Volumes, Drake, Nathan
6 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 
Price: 179.97 USD
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Spirit of the Border, Grey, Zane
7 Grey, Zane Spirit of the Border
Triangle Books 1938 1st Edition Thus; Second Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Red cover with black lettering, Dust has chips but now in brodart mylar cover. This is the Triangle Books edition printed in 1938. About A" man of legend and mystery, Wetzel rides to a borderland crawling with outlaws and savages who terrorize settlers. Wetzel vows to rid the frontier once and for all of its ruthless predators and make the territory safe for the bold pioneers of the American West. "; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 274 pages 
Price: 17.97 USD
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From Winchester to Bloody Run Border Raids and Skirmishes in Western Pennsylvania During the Gettysburg Campaign  (Author Signed) (Signed by all authors), Hollingshead, Steve, Whetstone, Jeffrey
8 Hollingshead, Steve, Whetstone, Jeffrey From Winchester to Bloody Run Border Raids and Skirmishes in Western Pennsylvania During the Gettysburg Campaign (Author Signed) (Signed by all authors)
Chartwell Books, Inc. 2005 2nd Edition Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Historical account of these events from the Civil War along with photos, maps, etc. Signed by both authors. Scarce. "This book is highly readable and yet provides a scholarly review of the numerous bloody battles fought in the fields and forests of the Virginia and Pennsylvania. Great insights into the daily hardships of the average soldier. Excellent in every regard!" review ; Photos & illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 96 pages; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 24.97 USD
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9 Jones, Rev. J. Cynddylan (editor) The Welsh Pulpit Of To-day: Sermons By Welsh Ministers
London, England Hamilton, Adams, & Co. 1885 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Brown cloth with black border and gilt print on cover and spine. Very nice binding with some rubs to top and bottom of spine and Some wear to extremities. Clean and tight contents. Rare in this condition. Sermons by Author, Rev. Lewis Edwards, J. Morris, Owen Thomas, D. Howell, D. Williams, Rev. Griffith Parry, and many other Welsh pastors. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; First Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 450 pages 
Price: 113.98 USD
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Scotland, historic and romantic, in two volumes, Lansdale, Maria Hornor
10 Lansdale, Maria Hornor Scotland, historic and romantic, in two volumes
Philadelphia PA H.T. Coates & Co 1902 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Charts and Photos Two Volumes.. A beautiful set with blue covers and gilt shield and crest with outlined gilt decorated border on covers. Gilt lettering on spine with bands. Very clean contents, Fold out map. Volume I has a bound in, folded royal family tree of Scottish Rulers from 11th century to 1901. Volume II has a bound in folded color map of scotland at rear of book. Each book illustrated with 20+ b/w, photogravures, each with a protective tissue and an index for that volume. Lansdale, Maria Hornor was born on January 26, 1860 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Philip and Olivia (Luce) Lansdale.; Photographs, Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 
Price: 59.97 USD
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The Spirit World, Larkin, Rev. Clarence
11 Larkin, Rev. Clarence The Spirit World
Philadelphia PA Rev. Clarence Larkin Estate 1921 First Edition (?); First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Brown cloth cover with black lettering and double border inset. Angel with trumphet on front cover. Charts. Very clean contents. Has the last name of a prior owner in front. American Baptist pastor and author CLARENCE LARKIN (1850-1924) was born in Pennsylvania, and later set up his ministry there. He wrote extensively and popularly on a wide range of Biblical and theological matters. This is not one of the recent reprints. Scarce in this condition. has a crease across bottom of cover, otherwise looks new. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 158 pages 
Price: 99.97 USD
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Secret Green Beret Commandos In Cambodia  A Memorial History of MACVSOG's Command and Control Detachment South   And Its Air Partners, Republic of Vietnam, 19671972, Lindsey USA Re, LTC Fred S.
12 Lindsey USA Re, LTC Fred S. Secret Green Beret Commandos In Cambodia A Memorial History of MACVSOG's Command and Control Detachment South And Its Air Partners, Republic of Vietnam, 19671972
AuthorHouse 2012 1477273085 / 9781477273081 1st Edition Paperback Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author for seller at a gun show in Louisville, Ky, 2014. We could call this book Special Operations Recon Mission Impossible. A small group of highly trained, resourceful US Special Forces (SF) men is asked to go in teams behind the enemy lines to gather intelligence on the North Vietnamese Army units that had infiltrated through Laos and Cambodia down the Ho Chi Minh trails to their secret bases inside the Cambodian border west of South Vietnam. The covert reconnaissance teams, of only two or three SF men with four or five experienced indigenous mercenaries each, were tasked to go into enemy target areas by foot or helicopter insertion. They could be 15 kilometers beyond any other friendly forces, with no artillery support. In sterile uniforms with no insignia or identification, if they were killed or captured, their government would deny their military connection. The enemy had placed a price on their heads and had spies in their Top Secret headquarters known as SOG. SOG had three identical recon ground units along the border areas. This book tells the history of Command and Control Detachment South (CCS) The CCS volunteer warriors and its Air Partners - the Army and Air Force helicopter transport and gunship crews who lived and fought together and sometimes died together. This is the first published history of CCS as compiled by its last living commander, some forty years after they were disbanded. It tells of the struggles and intrigue involved in SOG's development as the modernday legacy of our modern Special Operations Commands. Forbidden to tell of their experiences for over twenty years; their After Action Reports destroyed even before they were declassified - surviving veterans team together to tell how Recon men wounded averaged 100 percent; and SOG became the most highly decorated unit in Vietnam and all were awarded the Presidential Unit. Very Rare.; CCS; Photographs and illustrations; 11 X 8.20 X 1.60 inches; 740 pages; Signed by Author 
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Daring Exploits Of Jesse James And His Band Of Border Train And Bank Robbers Containing also some desperate adventures of the Dalton Brothers., Mitchell, Lige
13 Mitchell, Lige Daring Exploits Of Jesse James And His Band Of Border Train And Bank Robbers Containing also some desperate adventures of the Dalton Brothers.
Baltimore, MD I. & M. Ottenheimer 1912 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Bright and colorful. Paper is fragile and pages may have yellowing or browning due to age. "Also contains some desperate adventures of the Dalton Brothers by Lige Mitchell." This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Scarce or rare in this condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 189 pages 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Civil War on the Western Border, 1854-1865, Monaghan, Jay
14 Monaghan, Jay Civil War on the Western Border, 1854-1865
New York , NY Bonanza Books 1955 Later Printing; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Blue cover gold print. Excellent conditon. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Extensive sources, notes, and index. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 454 pages 
Price: 14.97 USD
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Florence in History to 1953, Riley, Thomas Michael
15 Riley, Thomas Michael Florence in History to 1953
Florence, New York Author 1953 1st Edition Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Tan paperback with photo of old Town Hall on cover. The community was named for the city in Italy. Irish immigrants settled the region in the 1830s. The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,086. The west town line is the border of Oswego County. Oswego County and Lewis County form the north town line. Florence was created from part of the Town of Camden in 1805.The Town of Florence is northwest of the City of Rome, NY. It is worthy of note that Father Thomas Riley is a former Pastor of St. Mary's Catholic Church. May he be remembered for presenting the following history of the town in which he was born..." Book is in archival sleeve for protection. Rare. ; Illustrated; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 72 pages 
Price: 69.97 USD
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The Fabulous History of the Dismal Swamp Company  A Story of George Washington's Times, Royster, Charles
16 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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17 Shetler, Charles Guide to the Study of West Virginia History
Morgantown, WV West Virginia University Library 1960 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Navy hardcover, Fully indexed. Contains an extensive bibliography of W. Va History items. West Virginia is one of two American states formed during the American Civil War (1861–1865), along with Nevada, and is the only state to form by seceding from a Confederate state. It was originally part of the British Virginia Colony (1607–1776) and the western part of the state of Virginia (1776–1863), whose population became sharply divided over the issue of secession from the Union and in the separation from Virginia, formalized by admittance to the Union as a new state in 1863. West Virginia was one of the Civil War Border states. (Wikipedia) We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 151 pages; 
Price: 27.97 USD
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Richard Hurdis  A Tale Of Alabama Border Romances, Simms, William Gilmore
18 Simms, William Gilmore Richard Hurdis A Tale Of Alabama Border Romances
Chicago, Ill Belford, Clarke 1885 Revised Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Beautiful binding. Engraved forest with cannon and rifle on front. Gilt lettering with sword and belt. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Illustration; 403 pages 
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SHOT DOWN  The true story of pilot Howard Snyder and the crew of the B-17 Susan Ruth, Snyder, Steve
19 Snyder, Steve SHOT DOWN The true story of pilot Howard Snyder and the crew of the B-17 Susan Ruth
Sea Breeze Publishing LLC 2014 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
This book is inscribed on the Title Page- "It is our duty to remember" and signed by the author. The author was the son of the pilot of the B-17 Susan Ruth that was shot down over the Belgian/French Border during World War II. It is about the crew and the brave people that hid them from the Germans. Howard Snyder the pilot joined the French Resistance to help fight the Nazis. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Rare. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 360 pages; Signed by Author 
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Delaware Stays in the Union, Spruance, John S.
20 Spruance, John S. Delaware Stays in the Union
University of Delaware Press 1955 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Paperback. Has notations in book, but does not block text. Slave states that did not join the Confederacy were Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, and West Virginia. The Border States remained with the Union because politics and economics of the North had more influence on these states than the South. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 34 pages 
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