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1 Atcheson, Wayne Faith of the Crimson Tide Inspiring Alabama Sports Stories of Faith
Cross Training Publishing 2000 1929478224 / 9781929478224 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by author on end paper. Subtitle: Inspiring Alabama Sports Stories of Faith

This book features moving stories of faith from Alabama athletes, coaches and staff. These (sometimes humours) stories are taken from events with Crimson Tide athletics; from events during games, practices and in the locker room. They deal with a variety of spiritual issues like role models, adversity, illness, tragedy, hardship, decision-making, forgiveness, death, patience and love. Featuring stories from: Shaun Alexander, Coach Ronnie Cottrell, Coach Mike DuBose, Tommy Ford, Chad & Leah Goss, Coach Mark Gottfried, Coach Charlie Harbison, Coach Ellis Johnson, Kermit Koenig, Bill McDonald, Coach Rick Moody, Coach Betty Palmer, Coach David Patterson, Ryan Pflugner, Andy Phillips, John David Phillips, Coach Robert Scott, Coach Dick Spybey, Kevn Stephen, and Coach Jim Wells. ; 1.06 x 8.86 x 5.94 Inches; 288 pages; Signed by Author 
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2 Brennan, Ella & Dick The Commander's Palace New Orleans Cookbook
New York , NY Clarkson N. Potter 1984 0517550490 / 9780517550496 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Shilstone, Arthur 
Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 206 pages 
Price: 43.68 USD
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Love & War  Twenty Years, Three Presidents, Two Daughters and One Louisiana Home, Carville, James &  Mary Matalin
3 Carville, James & Mary Matalin Love & War Twenty Years, Three Presidents, Two Daughters and One Louisiana Home
Blue Rider Press 2014 0399167242 / 9780399167249 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
As new with both signatures on title page. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. JAMES CARVILLE is an American political consultant, commentator, educator, actor, attorney, media personality, and prominent liberal pundit. Carville gained national attention for his work as the lead strategist of the successful 1992 presidential campaign of Bill Clinton. Carville was a cohost of CNNs Crossfire until its final broadcast in June 2005, and since then he has appeared on CNNs news program The Situation Room. Carville is the author of several books; most recently Its the Middle Class, Stupid! coauthored with Stan Greenberg. He teaches political science at Tulane University.MARY MATALIN served in the Reagan, George H. W. Bush, and George W. Bush administrations and as Counselor to Vice President Dick Cheney. Mary is a bestselling author, television and radio host, and currently the cohost of the national radio show Both Sides Now with Arianna Huffington. Mary and husband, James Carville were 2013 NFL Super Bowl Host Committee Co-Chairmen and Loyola University of New Orleans Centennial Co-Chairmen, where Matalin was recently appointed Visiting Distinguished Lecturer. ; 9 X 6.30 X 1.30 inches; 352 pages; Signed by All Authors 
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Dick's Irish Dialect Recitations, Dick, Wm. B.
4 Dick, Wm. B. Dick's Irish Dialect Recitations
New York , NY Dick & Fitzgerald 1879 1st Thus; First Impression Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Blue cover with gold print. Red spine. Very worn on corners and edging. Front end paper missing but title page and contents complete. Rare if not unique copy. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 16mo; 170 pages 
Price: 14.97 USD
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10-lb Penalty  (Author Signed), Francis, Dick
5 Francis, Dick 10-lb Penalty (Author Signed)
Michael Joseph Ltd 1997 0718142454 / 9780718142452 First Edition; 1st Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Book looks new. Dust has minor rubs to back. Author died in 2010. Signed by Author on Title Page. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. At 18, easy-going Benedict Juliard and his father enter into a pact that neither of them will commit any act that could destroy the father's career. Ten years later he is targetted in a vicious attack mounted by his father's increasingly violent political enemies. ; 1.1 x 9.13 x 6.3 Inches; 272 pages; Signed by Author 
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10-lb. Penalty  (Author Signed), Francis, Dick
6 Francis, Dick 10-lb. Penalty (Author Signed)
Putnam 1997 0399143025 / 9780399143021 First Edition; First 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 
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Straight  (Author Signed), Francis, Dick
7 Francis, Dick Straight (Author Signed)
Putnam 1989 0399134700 / 9780399134708 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed by Author "Bill and Debbie, Hi. Dick Francis". Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book.Ex-jockey, Derek Franklin, inherits his brother's jewellery business, mistress and some shadowy business associates. When expensive diamonds go missing, his only hope of survival is to identify his brother's enemies. From the author of "The Edge" and "Odds Against".From the authors obit: Richard Stanley Francis, jockey and writer, born 31 October 1920; died 14 February 2010. Dick Francis, who has died aged 89, was a unique figure, a champion steeplechase jockey who, without any previous apparent literary bent, became an international bestselling writer, the author of 42 crime novels, selling more than 60m copies in 35 languages. Right from the start, with Dead Cert in 1962, the Dick Francis thriller showed a mastery of lean, witty genre prose reminiscent sometimes to the point of comic parody of Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hammett. It was an American style that many clever people in England had attempted to reproduce without much success, and it was a wonder how a barely educated former jump jockey was able to do the trick with such effortless ease. People said his highly educated wife wrote the books for him. It was a mystery that was never satisfactorily solved. However, After his wifes death in 2000, when no new crime novels appeared, it looked as if Mary might have written them. But then, six years later, Francis came out of retirement to produce Under Orders, which had all the old Francis flavour. The next year, 2007, he published Dead Heat, then Silks (2008) and Even Money (2009).The most dramatic incident in his racing career was also a mystery. In the Grand National at Aintree in 1956, his mount Devon Loch, the Queen Mother's horse trained by Peter Cazalet, had jumped all the fences and, well ahead, only 50 yards from the finish, without another horse near him, suddenly collapsed and was unable to continue. The plots (of Francis' books, too, ran to a formula. Some reviewers protested that racing could not be as crooked as depicted in the Francis novels, but real life (as in the case of the Shergar kidnapping) came in to prove how realistic his stories were. Born at Coedcanlas Farm in the Pembrokeshire village of Lawrenny, Francis came from a line of farming gentry and horsemen. His father was a show rider and manager of hunting stables, his grandfather a farmer and gentleman jockey. Uncles on both sides of his family were Masters of Foxhounds. The family home was a beautiful old farmhouse but it had neither gas nor electricity and was lit by candlelight. As well as the thrillers, he wrote his autobiography, The Sport of Queens (1957), and Lester (1986), a biography of Lester Piggott.. From the authors obit: Richard Stanley Francis, jockey and writer, born 31 October 1920; died 14 February 2010. Dick Francis, who has died aged 89, was a unique figure, a champion steeplechase jockey who, without any previous apparent literary bent, became an international bestselling writer, the author of 42 crime novels, selling more than 60m copies in 35 languages. Right from the start, with Dead Cert in 1962, the Dick Francis thriller showed a mastery of lean, witty genre prose reminiscent sometimes to the point of comic parody of Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hammett. It was an American style that many clever people in England had attempted to reproduce without much success, and it was a wonder how a barely educated former jump jockey was able to do the trick with such effortless ease. People said his highly educated wife wrote the books for him. It was a mystery that was never satisfactorily solved. However, After his wifes death in 2000, when no new crime novels appeared, it looked as if Mary might have written them. But then, six years later, Francis came out of retirement to produce Under Orders, which had all the old Francis flavour. The next year, 2007, he published Dead Heat, then Silks (2008) and Even Money (2009).The most dramatic incident in his racing career was also a mystery. In the Grand National at Aintree in 1956, his mount Devon Loch, the Queen Mother's horse trained by Peter Cazalet, had jumped all the fences and, well ahead, only 50 yards from the finish, without another horse near him, suddenly collapsed and was unable to continue. The plots (of Francis' books, too, ran to a formula. Some reviewers protested that racing could not be as crooked as depicted in the Francis novels, but real life (as in the case of the Shergar kidnapping) came in to prove how realistic his stories were. Born at Coedcanlas Farm in the Pembrokeshire village of Lawrenny, Francis came from a line of farming gentry and horsemen. His father was a show rider and manager of hunting stables, his grandfather a farmer and gentleman jockey. Uncles on both sides of his family were Masters of Foxhounds. The family home was a beautiful old farmhouse but it had neither gas nor electricity and was lit by candlelight. As well as the thrillers, he wrote his autobiography, The Sport of Queens (1957), and Lester (1986), a biography of Lester Piggott.; 1.6 x 9.3 x 6.3 Inches; 323 pages; Ex-jockey, Derek Franklin, inherits his brother's jewellery business, mistress and some shadowy business associates. When expensive diamonds go missing, his only hope of survival is to identify his brother's enemies. From the author of "The Edge" and "Odds Against".; Signed by Author 
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8 Francis, Dick The Edge
New York , NY G. P. Putnam's Sons 1989 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 

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Stranger from the Tonto, Grey, Zane
9 Grey, Zane Stranger from the Tonto
Harper 1956 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Solid red cloth cover. End papers starting to brown, otherwise in fine condition. This is a true first edition according the points in Rogers, Zayne Grey First Editions. Stated first with G-F. Dust has creses and small chips out of top of spine and bottom. Clean text and binding tight. Pearl Zane Grey (January 31, 1872 October 23, 1939) was an American dentist and author best known for his popular adventure novels and stories associated with the Western genre in literature and the arts; he idealized the American frontier. Riders of the Purple Sage (1912) was his best-selling book. In addition to the commercial success of his printed works, they had second lives and continuing influence when adapted as films and television productions. His novels and short stories have been adapted into 112 films, two television episodes, and a television series, Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater.Bio from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Scarce if not rare in the dust and in this condition.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 216 pages 
Price: 59.97 USD
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Sunset Pass, Grey, Zane
10 Grey, Zane Sunset Pass
New York And London Harper & Brothers Publishers 1931 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Stockton Mulford 
Orange cloth. Setting sun, pass mountains. Stamped in black. Has first edition on copyright page with the K-F. First edition points conform to Rogers. Some discoloration to spine otherwise book is clean, tight binding. Book store stamp on front pastedown endpaper and a row of dates inside back cover endpaper. "Six years ago, Trueman Rock killed a man in Wagontongue. Now he returns to find trouble again, but this time his trouble is caused by love. Rock has fallen in love with Ash Preston's woman, Thiry, and no man in the valley will let him get away with this. But Rock has faced harder men for lesser prizes, and he is willing to pay any price to win Thiry's love." Pearl Zane Grey (January 31, 1872 October 23, 1939) was an American dentist and author best known for his popular adventure novels and stories associated with the Western genre in literature and the arts; he idealized the American frontier. Riders of the Purple Sage (1912) was his best-selling book. In addition to the commercial success of his printed works, they had second lives and continuing influence when adapted as films and television productions. His novels and short stories have been adapted into 112 films, two television episodes, and a television series, Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater. Scarce true first. ; End papers; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 349 pages 
Price: 22.97 USD
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Wilderness Trek  A Novel of Australia, Grey, Zane
11 Grey, Zane Wilderness Trek A Novel of Australia
New York P.F. Collier and Son 1944 First Trade Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. "American cowboy, Stirling Haselton, taking the blame for a shooting committed by a friend, is exiled to Australia and with one loyal follower, joins a party of ranchers and drovers making the long wilderness journey to the Elaberleys. Along the way come dust storms, drought and numerous other adventures." Pearl Zane Grey (January 31, 1872 October 23, 1939) was an American dentist and author best known for his popular adventure novels and stories associated with the Western genre in literature and the arts; he idealized the American frontier. Riders of the Purple Sage (1912) was his best-selling book. In addition to the commercial success of his printed works, they had second lives and continuing influence when adapted as films and television productions. His novels and short stories have been adapted into 112 films, two television episodes, and a television series, Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater. ; 304 pages 
Price: 12.97 USD
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Early days on the Upper Willamette,, Jensen, Veryl M
12 Jensen, Veryl M Early days on the Upper Willamette,
Oakridge, Oregon Upper Willamette Pioneer Association 1970 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Shirley Brady and Sharon Dick Signed by Author
Hardcover blue green cover with black lettering. Inscription in front from prior owner. Author signed over his photo opcit title page. The Willamette River (/w?'lm?t/ (About this sound listen) wil-LAM-it) is a major tributary of the Columbia River, accounting for 12 to 15 percent of the Columbia's flow. The Willamette's main stem is 187 miles (301 km) long, lying entirely in northwestern Oregon in the United States. The upper tributaries of the Willamette originate in the mountains south and southeast of Eugene, Oregon. Formed by the confluence of the Middle Fork Willamette River and the Coast Fork Willamette River near Springfield, the main stem Willamette meanders generally north for 187 miles (301 km) to the Columbia River. Chapters include, among others, Indians of the Upper Willamette, Geographic names, Some Upper Willamette Families, Biographical sketches, etc. ; Sketches, photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages; Signed by Author 
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Golden Gulch  The Story of Montana'a Fabulous Alder Gulch, Pace, Dick
13 Pace, Dick Golden Gulch The Story of Montana'a Fabulous Alder Gulch
Butte, Montana McKee Printing Co. 1962 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued Illustrated by sindy Cosens 
Looks new. The story of "the cradle of Montana's history. Copyright is 1962. ; Sketches; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 106 pages 
Price: 6.97 USD
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Wings of the North, Turner, Dick
14 Turner, Dick Wings of the North
Saanichton Hancock House 1976 0919654614 / 9780919654617 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Book looks almost new. Dust has creasing and minor tears around edges. Now in Mylar cover. Excellent story of the real hardships of living and bush flying in the far north. ; Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Civil War Times Illustrated, Vol XII, Number 10, February 1974, West, William C. (Editor)
15 West, William C. (Editor) Civil War Times Illustrated, Vol XII, Number 10, February 1974
Boulder, CO Civil War Times 1974 First Edition Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
This magazine was established in 1962 by Robert Fowler due to centennial anniversary interest in the Civil War in the United States. It focuses on both battlefield strategy and tactics and the social and economic conditions of the time, as well as the legacy of the Civil War on the present. There are Civil War photos, maps and many stories of battles and skirmishes.This volume features many stories, battles, and book reviews. "Fighting Dick" Anderson is featured and Cover photo. Scarce. 
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