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What Cooks in Connecticut, Blanchard, Marjorie
1 Blanchard, Marjorie What Cooks in Connecticut
Chester, CT Globe Pequot Pr 1977 0918676010 / 9780918676016 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Betsy Whidden 
Marjorie Page Blanchard, author of 15 cookbooks and food editor of Blair and Ketchum's Country Journal magazine. Mrs. Blanchard was born in Bridgeport and was a graduate of Smith College. She was a trustee of the Fairfield Country Day School in Fairfield, Conn. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 121 pages 
Price: 7.97 USD
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Anti-Paraclete, Godbey, W.B.
2 Godbey, W.B. Anti-Paraclete
Cincinnati, OH God's Revivalist Press ca 1900 1st Thus; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue booklet. Rare imprint. This booklet is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. William B. Godbey was one of the most influential evangelists of the Wesleyan-holiness movement in its formative period (1880-1920). Thousands of people experienced conversion or entire sanctification under his ministry, and Godbey gained a reputation for having revivals everywhere he went. A prolific author, he dictated over 230 books and pamphlets and wrote numerous articles for holiness periodicals. He produced a new translation of the New Testament in 1901, and published a seven-volume Commentary on the New Testament (1896-1900). Godbey’s publications, along with his preaching and “Bible lessons” at camp meetings, earned for the evangelist a widespread reputation among “holiness people” as the “Greek scholar” and “Bible commentator.” Relentlessly on the move, Godbey traveled extensively across the continental United States and circled the globe five times. He was widely reputed to be the holiness movement’s expert on “Bible lands” and “Bible manners and customs.” Through his publications and sermons, Godbey joined a limited number of other ministers who introduced premillennialism into the holiness movement. Godbey was also one of the principal agents responsible for keeping the “tongues movement” out of the rest of the holiness movement. Rare. Possibly no publication date in item. Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 32 pages 
Price: 39.97 USD
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Jones Beach  An Illustrated History, Hanc, John; Lowe, Ed
3 Hanc, John; Lowe, Ed Jones Beach An Illustrated History
New York Globe Pequot 2007 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Author on Title Page. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover Looks Never Read!; 0.6 x 9.2 x 7 Inches; 224 pages;

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?This is local history at its best. John Hanc’s lively, absorbing narrative is both nostalgic and sophisticated.”
?Barnet Schecter, author of The Battle for New York and The Devil’s Own Work

 

?A delightful read, a nostalgic, absorbing trip back in time to the origins and the halcyon days of a treasured New York institution.”  ?Kevin Baker, author of Dreamland and Paradise Alley

 

?[A]ny citizen of New York will be proud to have this book in their collection.”

?Donald J. Trump

 

Jones Beach looms large in the hearts and lives of millions of New Yorkers. From its windswept beginnings on the far edge of an empire to its twentieth-century status as the greatest public beachfront resort in America, it has been home to countless memories. Situated on a barrier island linked to Long Island, Jones Beach State Park is today the most popular beach on the East Coast, with some six million visitors a year.

 

In this evocative illustrated book, John Hanc explores the traditions, institutions, controversies, and characters of this beloved seaside resort, now a state historic landmark. His richly detailed prose comes together with a wonderful collection of archival photographs to make this a must read for anyone who has visited Jones Beach. The foreword is by ?Mr. Long Island,” longtime former Newsday columnist Ed Lowe.

 
 
; Signed by Author 
Price: 37.97 USD
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Boots & Bullets the Life & Times Of John G. Wentworth, Hayes, Jess G
4 Hayes, Jess G Boots & Bullets the Life & Times Of John G. Wentworth
UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA PRESS 1967 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed The author, Jess G. Hayes, Globe, Arizona. Red cover with gold lettering. Minor discoloration to endpapers. This copy belonged to Burt Owens of Bokeelia, Florida son of Sheriff Owens mentioned on p. 59 of Globe, Arizona. Spanish and Welch desent. Dust has wear. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Rare signed copy. Fully indexed including surnames.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 139 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Early Stages Scenes from a Life (Author Signed), Jackson. Anne
5 Jackson. Anne Early Stages Scenes from a Life (Author Signed)
Boston, MA Little Brown & Company 1979 0316455016 / 9780316455015 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Signed by both Anne Jackson and Eli Wallach her husband.Anne Jackson (born September 3, 1926) is an American actress of television, stage, and screen. Jackson, the youngest of three sisters, was born Anna June Jackson in Millvale, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Stella Germaine (née Murray) and John Ivan Jackson, a barber who ran a beauty parlor. Jackson's mother was of Irish Catholic background and Jackson's father, whose original name was John Jchekovitch, immigrated from Croatia in 1918.[2][3] Jackson trained at New York City's Neighborhood Playhouse and The Actor's Studio. She made her Broadway debut in 1945. Her theatre credits include Summer and Smoke, Arms and the Man, Luv, The Waltz of the Toreadors, Mr. Peters' Connections, and Lost in Yonkers. She was nominated for the 1956 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play for Paddy Chayefsky's Middle of the Night. Eli Herschel Wallach (born December 7, 1915) is an American film, television and stage actor, who gained fame in the late 1950s. For his performance in Baby Doll he won a BAFTA Award for Best Newcomer and a Golden Globe nomination. One of his most famous roles is that of Tuco in The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966). Other roles include his portrayal of Don Altobello in The Godfather Part III, Calvera in The Magnificent Seven, and Arthur Abbott in The Holiday. Wallach has received BAFTA Awards, Tony Awards and Emmy Awards for his work. Wallach also has a cameo as a liquor store owner in Clint Eastwood's Mystic River. Dust is slightly soiled. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Rare.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages; Signed by Collection of Signatures 
Price: 34.97 USD
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Unknown Waters  A First-Hand Account of the Historic Under-ice Survey of the Siberian Continental Shelf by USS Queenfish, McLaren, Dr. Alfred S. &  William R. Anderson
6 McLaren, Dr. Alfred S. & William R. Anderson Unknown Waters A First-Hand Account of the Historic Under-ice Survey of the Siberian Continental Shelf by USS Queenfish
University, Al University Alabama Press 2008 0817316027 / 9780817316020 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Both book and dust look new. Inscribed and signed by author McLaren to a Naval Academy classmate in 2009. Alfred S. McLaren is a retired U.S. Navy Captain, recipient of the Distinguished Service Medal and two Legions of Merit, President Emeritus of The Explorers Club, Senior Pilot of the SAS Aviator submersible, and Director of Sub Aviator Systems, Redondo Beach, California. “Unknown Waters, the story of the hazardous exploration by the USS Queenfish, is a splendid adventure. Captain McLaren’s spellbinding account of his unparalleled voyage into the unknown beneath the ice off Siberia constitutes a treasure house of knowledge never before conceived of a dark and forbidding part of the globe. Audacious as well as entertaining!” Clive Cussler, Chairman, National Underwater & Marine Agency. Very Rare signed copy. ; SSN-651; 9.40 X 6.10 X 1.10 inches; 242 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Chattanooga, Its History and Geography, McMurry, Charles A.
7 McMurry, Charles A. Chattanooga, Its History and Geography
Morristown, Tn The Globe Book Company 1923 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Brown cover with brown lettering. Some staining to endpapers and former owners name in front. Pages clean with some yellowing and binding tight. Corners dented and freying to top and bottom of spine. Maps and illustrations. ; Photos and illustrations 
Price: 17.97 USD
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