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Sectionalism in Virginia from 1776-1861, Ambler, Charles H.
1 Ambler, Charles H. Sectionalism in Virginia from 1776-1861
Chicago, Il The University of Chicago Press 1910 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author. 1910 hardback first edition. Most likely no dust jacket was issued. Some sunfading to endpapers where newspaper articles lay. Contents clean. Very rare signed copy. A key figure in applying modern approaches to the study and writing of West Virginia history, Charles Henry Ambler (August 12, 1876-August 31, 1957) was born in New Matamoras, Ohio. He grew up in St. Marys, West Virginia, and from 1894 to 1900 he taught school in Pleasants County. After completing his doctorate in 1908, Ambler taught history and political science at Randolph-Macon College in Virginia until 1917. For the next 30 years he was a member of the WVU history department, and from 1929 to 1946 he served as chairman. Among his enduring legacies was the creation of the West Virginia and Regional History Collection in the university library. ; Author Signed; Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 365 pages; Signed by Author 
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Jim Tully  American Writer, Irish Rover, Hollywood Brawler, Bauer, Paul &  Mark Dawidziak &  Ken Burns
2 Bauer, Paul & Mark Dawidziak & Ken Burns Jim Tully American Writer, Irish Rover, Hollywood Brawler
The Kent State University Press 2011 1606350765 / 9781606350768 First Edition; Various Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
Looks new. Signed by both authors. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover . The first biography of the vagabond, hard-boiled writer who rocked Hollywood during the Roaring TwentiesThe son of an Irish ditch-digger, Jim Tully (1886–1947) left his hometown of St. Marys, Ohio, in 1901, spending most of his teenage years in the company of hoboes. Drifting across the country as a “road kid,” he spent those years scrambling into boxcars, sleeping in hobo jungles, avoiding railroad cops, begging meals from back doors, and haunting public libraries. After six years on the road, he jumped off a railroad car in Kent, Ohio, with wild aspirations of becoming a writer. While chasing his dream, Tully worked as a chain maker, boxer, newspaper reporter, and tree surgeon. All the while he was crafting his memories of the road into a dark and astonishing chronicle of the American underclass. Rare.; 9.30 X 6.40 X 1.40 inches; 378 pages; Signed by All Authors 
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Just Folks, Vistin' with Carolina People  (Author Signed), Bledsoe, Jerry
3 Bledsoe, Jerry Just Folks, Vistin' with Carolina People (Author Signed)
Charlotte, NC The East Woods Press 1980 0914788310 / 9780914788317 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. A collection of the authors best stories collected from the people he met and wrote about in the Greensboro Daily News. "Jerry Bledsoe (born 1941) is an American author and journalist known for several true crime titles based on murders in his native state of North Carolina. His journalism career, which spanned over 20 years, included newspaper work in the North Carolina Cities of Kannapolis, Charlotte, and Greensboro and work at Esquire magazine. Bledsoe also contributes investigative reports to the Rhinoceros Times, including a multi-part series detailing the controversies surrounding the Greensboro Police Department." Wikipedia. Scarce signed copy. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 208 pages; ; Signed by Author 
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The Dismal Swamp Canal (Signed by Author), Brown, Alexander Crosby
4 Brown, Alexander Crosby The Dismal Swamp Canal (Signed by Author)
Chesapeake, VA Norfolk County Historical Society of Chesapeake, Virginia 1970 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Black wraps. (paperback) Cover worn. Old newspaper clippings regarding author in taped to inside cover. Rare author signed copy. Fully indexed. The Dismal Swamp Canal is located along the eastern edge of the Great Dismal Swamp in Virginia and North Carolina in the United States. It is the oldest continually operating man-made canal in the United States, opened in 1805. (Wikipedia) Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 234 pages; Signed by Author 
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Cracker Crumb Trail Lake Okeechobee to Soldier Creek, Brown, Dot
5 Brown, Dot Cracker Crumb Trail Lake Okeechobee to Soldier Creek
Pensacola Press Club 1986 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket Illustrated by Walt Aymond 
Looks new. Looks new. A collection of entertaining newspaper stories from award winning coloumnist. ; Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 245 pages 
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6 Chappell, Clovis G. Feminine Faces
New York , NY Abingdon-Cokesbury Press 1942 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cover with gold print. War edition. Very clean contents. From and Obituary: Dr. Clovis G. Chappell, a retired Methodist minister who was the first principal at Grove High School (Paris, Tn) , died Friday (1972) at his home in Waverly of a cerebral hemorrhage. He was 90.Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday at the Waverly Methodist Church with burial in Richlawn Cemetery.Dr. Chappell was principal and coach at Grove from 1906 to 1908. He was ordained into the ministry of the Methodist Church in 1908, and over the next 41 years held pastorates in Washington, Memphis, Houston, Birmingham and Charlotte, North Carolina. He officially retired in 1949 but filled numerous speaking engagements each year throughout the country.Born at Flat Woods, Tennessee on January 8, 1882, he studied at Trinity (now Duke) and Harvard Universities. He held doctoral degrees from Duke, Centenary College of Louisiana, and Birmingham Southern College.He was the author of some 35 religious books which were distributed throughout the world.He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Cecil Hart Chappell; two sons, Clovis G. Chappell, Jr. of Midland, Texas and Dr. Robert H. Chappell of Texarkana, Arkansas, and seven grandchildren.Reprinted from an unknown 1972 newspaper obituary.; 12mo; 219 pages 
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7 Chappell, Clovis G. Questions Jesus Asked
New York , NY Abingdon-Cokesbury Press 1948 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cover with gold print. Minor underlining on a few pages. Spot on cover. From and Obituary: Dr. Clovis G. Chappell, a retired Methodist minister who was the first principal at Grove High School (Paris, Tn) , died Friday (1972) at his home in Waverly of a cerebral hemorrhage. He was 90.Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday at the Waverly Methodist Church with burial in Richlawn Cemetery.Dr. Chappell was principal and coach at Grove from 1906 to 1908. He was ordained into the ministry of the Methodist Church in 1908, and over the next 41 years held pastorates in Washington, Memphis, Houston, Birmingham and Charlotte, North Carolina. He officially retired in 1949 but filled numerous speaking engagements each year throughout the country.Born at Flat Woods, Tennessee on January 8, 1882, he studied at Trinity (now Duke) and Harvard Universities. He held doctoral degrees from Duke, Centenary College of Louisiana, and Birmingham Southern College.He was the author of some 35 religious books which were distributed throughout the world.He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Cecil Hart Chappell; two sons, Clovis G. Chappell, Jr. of Midland, Texas and Dr. Robert H. Chappell of Texarkana, Arkansas, and seven grandchildren.Reprinted from an unknown 1972 newspaper obituary.; 12mo; 181 pages 
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Portage County, Ohio, newspaper obituary abstracts, 1825-1870, Clegg, Michael Barren
8 Clegg, Michael Barren Portage County, Ohio, newspaper obituary abstracts, 1825-1870
M.B. Clegg 1982 First Edition; First Edition Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Highlighting and marginal notes from research. Name on front. ; Ohio newspaper abstracts series; 100 pages 
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The Old Home Place, A Twiggs Family Saga, Crawford, Barbara Allison
9 Crawford, Barbara Allison The Old Home Place, A Twiggs Family Saga
Eaton, Co Author 1994 First Edition; Various Plastic comb binding Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Cover shows soiling and some pages have worn edges. A compilation of family group sheets, newspaper articles, personal notes, photographs, and other information on the Twiggs family. Family of Willis Twiggs who was born in N.C. and Twiggs from Georgia. Numerous other surnames connected to the Twiggs family in America. A rare work. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 358 pages 
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10 Culley, J. m. & Yes H.R.M. T-A AND JACKIE
Norfolk, VA Jacqueline McKay Culley 1990 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Author Signed by Author
Black cover with gold lettering. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. According to newspaper clipping in book there were only 244 copies made. All were handmade by author. Inscribed by author. H.R.M. stands for Hugh Rawlett McKay. llustrations of old postcards and letterheads; preface describes the book as "an authoritive sequel of events, covering the true saga of the lives and times of a newspaper publishing company." Norfolk, Virginia based. Scarce.; Author Signed; Photocopy of Photos, drawings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 307 pages; Signed by Author 
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11 Dabney, Virginius Pistols And Pointed Pens The Dueling Editors of Old Virginia
Chapel Hill NC Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 1987 0912697709 / 9780912697703 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Looks at a series of Richmond, Virginia newspaper editors who became involved in duels during the nineteenth century; Illustrated; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 193 pages 
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Jeane Dixon  My Life and Prophecies, Dixon, Jeane & Rene Noorbergen
12 Dixon, Jeane & Rene Noorbergen Jeane Dixon My Life and Prophecies
William Morrow 1969 0688021425 / 9780688021429 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
White and blue cover, no dust or slipcase. Signed, "Blessings, Jean Dixon". Book is in Excellent Condition. Jean Dixon was one of the best-known American astrologers and psychics of the 20th century, due to her syndicated newspaper astrology column, and some well-publicized predictions and a best-selling biography. She is best known for allegedly predicting the assassination of President John F. Kennedy four years before he was elected. In the May 13, 1956, issue of Parade Magazine she wrote that the 1960 presidential election would be "dominated by labor and won by a Democrat" who would then go on to "be assassinated or die in office though not necessarily in his first term." Five years later Jeane Dixon was addressing a meeting in the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles when questioned if Robert Kennedy would ever become President. 'No,' she had answered. 'He will never become President of the United States because of a tragedy right here in this hotel.' A week later Robert Kennedy did win the California Democratic primary and he had just finished addressing a victory rally at the Ambassador Hotel's ballroom when he was shot. He died the following day. Also in January 1942 Dixon had warned the Hollywood film actress Carole Lombard (married to Clark Gable at the time) that it would be dangerous for her to travel by plane within the next six weeks. Lombard, scheduled to appear at a War Bond rally did not heed Dixon's warning, she died in an airplane crash within three days of the warning. President Richard Nixon referred to Jean Dixon as "the soothsayer" and ordered preparations for a terrorist attack that Dixon had predicted, of course the prediction did not come true during Nixon's term. She was also one of several astrologers who gave advice to Nancy Reagan during the presidency of Ronald Reagan. She died of cardiac arrest in Washington, D.C. on January 25, 1997, at the age of 93. Prompt shipping with a Free Delivery Confirmation.; 1 x 8.3 x 5.5 Inches; 219 pages; Signed by Author 
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Lucinda, Fisher, Harrison
13 Fisher, Harrison Lucinda
Harrison Fisher N.D. First Edition; First Impression Other Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Harrison Fisher (July 27, 1875 or 1877 – January 19, 1934) was an American illustrator.Fisher was born in Brooklyn, New York City and began to draw at an early age. Both his father and his grandfather were artists.[1] Fisher spent much of his youth in San Francisco, and studied at the San Francisco Art Association. In 1898, he moved back to New York and began his career as a newspaper and magazine illustrator.[1] He became known particularly for his drawings of women, which won him acclaim as the successor of Charles Dana Gibson. Together with fellow artists Howard Chandler Christy and Neysa McMein, he constituted the Motion Picture Classic magazine's, "Fame and Fortune" contest jury of 1921/1922, who discovered the It-girl, Clara Bow.[2] Fisher's work appeared regularly on the cover of Cosmopolitan magazine from the early 1900s until his death.; Prints; Print; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1 pages 
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Serene Thoughts, Fisher, Harrison
14 Fisher, Harrison Serene Thoughts
Harrison Fisher N.D. First Edition; First Impression Other Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Non-book, print by Harrison Fisher (July 27, 1875 or 1877 – January 19, 1934) was an American illustrator.Fisher was born in Brooklyn, New York City and began to draw at an early age. Both his father and his grandfather were artists.[1] Fisher spent much of his youth in San Francisco, and studied at the San Francisco Art Association. In 1898, he moved back to New York and began his career as a newspaper and magazine illustrator.[1] He became known particularly for his drawings of women, which won him acclaim as the successor of Charles Dana Gibson. Together with fellow artists Howard Chandler Christy and Neysa McMein, he constituted the Motion Picture Classic magazine's, "Fame and Fortune" contest jury of 1921/1922, who discovered the It-girl, Clara Bow.[2] Fisher's work appeared regularly on the cover of Cosmopolitan magazine from the early 1900s until his death.; Prints; Print; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1 pages 
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The Devil's Due, Fisher, Harrison
15 Fisher, Harrison The Devil's Due
Harrison Fisher 1906 First Edition; First Impression Other Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Harrison Fisher (July 27, 1875 or 1877 – January 19, 1934) was an American illustrator.Fisher was born in Brooklyn, New York City and began to draw at an early age. Both his father and his grandfather were artists.[1] Fisher spent much of his youth in San Francisco, and studied at the San Francisco Art Association. In 1898, he moved back to New York and began his career as a newspaper and magazine illustrator.[1] He became known particularly for his drawings of women, which won him acclaim as the successor of Charles Dana Gibson. Together with fellow artists Howard Chandler Christy and Neysa McMein, he constituted the Motion Picture Classic magazine's, "Fame and Fortune" contest jury of 1921/1922, who discovered the It-girl, Clara Bow.[2] Fisher's work appeared regularly on the cover of Cosmopolitan magazine from the early 1900s until his death.; Prints; Print; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1 pages 
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The Dual, Fisher, Harrison
16 Fisher, Harrison The Dual
Harrison Fisher 1907 First Edition; First Impression Other Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Harrison Fisher (July 27, 1875 or 1877 – January 19, 1934) was an American illustrator.Fisher was born in Brooklyn, New York City and began to draw at an early age. Both his father and his grandfather were artists.[1] Fisher spent much of his youth in San Francisco, and studied at the San Francisco Art Association. In 1898, he moved back to New York and began his career as a newspaper and magazine illustrator.[1] He became known particularly for his drawings of women, which won him acclaim as the successor of Charles Dana Gibson. Together with fellow artists Howard Chandler Christy and Neysa McMein, he constituted the Motion Picture Classic magazine's, "Fame and Fortune" contest jury of 1921/1922, who discovered the It-girl, Clara Bow.[2] Fisher's work appeared regularly on the cover of Cosmopolitan magazine from the early 1900s until his death.; Prints; Print; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1 pages 
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The Last Waltz, Fisher, Harrison
17 Fisher, Harrison The Last Waltz
Harrison Fisher 1907 First Edition; First Impression Other Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Harrison Fisher (July 27, 1875 or 1877 – January 19, 1934) was an American illustrator.Fisher was born in Brooklyn, New York City and began to draw at an early age. Both his father and his grandfather were artists.[1] Fisher spent much of his youth in San Francisco, and studied at the San Francisco Art Association. In 1898, he moved back to New York and began his career as a newspaper and magazine illustrator.[1] He became known particularly for his drawings of women, which won him acclaim as the successor of Charles Dana Gibson. Together with fellow artists Howard Chandler Christy and Neysa McMein, he constituted the Motion Picture Classic magazine's, "Fame and Fortune" contest jury of 1921/1922, who discovered the It-girl, Clara Bow.[2] Fisher's work appeared regularly on the cover of Cosmopolitan magazine from the early 1900s until his death.; Prints; Print; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1 pages 
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The Nightengale, Fisher, Harrison
18 Fisher, Harrison The Nightengale
Harrison Fisher 1907 First Edition; First Impression Other Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Harrison Fisher (July 27, 1875 or 1877 – January 19, 1934) was an American illustrator.Fisher was born in Brooklyn, New York City and began to draw at an early age. Both his father and his grandfather were artists.[1] Fisher spent much of his youth in San Francisco, and studied at the San Francisco Art Association. In 1898, he moved back to New York and began his career as a newspaper and magazine illustrator.[1] He became known particularly for his drawings of women, which won him acclaim as the successor of Charles Dana Gibson. Together with fellow artists Howard Chandler Christy and Neysa McMein, he constituted the Motion Picture Classic magazine's, "Fame and Fortune" contest jury of 1921/1922, who discovered the It-girl, Clara Bow.[2] Fisher's work appeared regularly on the cover of Cosmopolitan magazine from the early 1900s until his death.; Prints; Print; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1 pages 
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The Nun's Vow, Fisher, Harrison
19 Fisher, Harrison The Nun's Vow
Harrison Fisher 1907 First Edition; First Impression Other Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Harrison Fisher (July 27, 1875 or 1877 – January 19, 1934) was an American illustrator.Fisher was born in Brooklyn, New York City and began to draw at an early age. Both his father and his grandfather were artists.[1] Fisher spent much of his youth in San Francisco, and studied at the San Francisco Art Association. In 1898, he moved back to New York and began his career as a newspaper and magazine illustrator.[1] He became known particularly for his drawings of women, which won him acclaim as the successor of Charles Dana Gibson. Together with fellow artists Howard Chandler Christy and Neysa McMein, he constituted the Motion Picture Classic magazine's, "Fame and Fortune" contest jury of 1921/1922, who discovered the It-girl, Clara Bow.[2] Fisher's work appeared regularly on the cover of Cosmopolitan magazine from the early 1900s until his death.; Prints; Print; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1 pages 
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New York Yankees magazine, June 20, 1982, Volume 3, Issue 5, Freeman, David (Editor)
20 Freeman, David (Editor) New York Yankees magazine, June 20, 1982, Volume 3, Issue 5
New York, NY New York Yankees 1982 First Edition; First Impression Magazine Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Newspaper type magazine has mailing label on front. Some browning to cover otherwise excellent condition. Inside the Yankees-Redsox Rivalry. Cover Photo Guidry. Centerfold Lou Pinella. Numerous Photos and stories. Magazine now in Archival sleeve for protection. ; Photographs, Illustrations; Folio 13" - 23" tall 
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