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1 Davies, W. H Forty-nine poems
London Medici Society 1928 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Parsons, Jacynth 
Tan cover with gold lettering. Color illustrations. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Excellent condition. ; 58 pages 
Price: 11.78 USD
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2 Inslee, Frances Archbold, Kaltenecker, Avledean Freed Mr. Parker bought a town, The story of Parkersburg, West Virginia
1949 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Philip Parsons 
This book is uncut from publishers printing. Folded up in the pages ready to cut to assemble book. No binding. Uncertain why it did not get cut or bound. It contains much historical data and photos of area. Pages are unnumbered. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Extremely rare if not unique.; Map; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 159.97 USD
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My Appalachia, Pipestem State Park Today and Yesterday, Lee, Howard B.
3 Lee, Howard B. My Appalachia, Pipestem State Park Today and Yesterday
Parsons, WV Mcclain Printing Parsons, 1971 0870121030 / 9780870121036 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
The Sequel to Bloodletting in Appalachia. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover."I 'm giving this five stars as someone who unabashedly loves the Pipestem area of southeast West Virginia. Lee's book covered both angles of that region: life in the early 20th century before the state park came in, and then the park's entrance along with the effects it had on the residents. If you've ever been to Pipestem or you're interested in a good history of 20th century (up to the 1960s) Appalachian West Virginia, you should grab this one." Reviewer ; Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 186 pages; 
Price: 39.97 USD
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Incidents & Experiences in the Life of Thomas W. Parsons, from 1826 to 1900, Mathias, Frank F.
4 Mathias, Frank F. Incidents & Experiences in the Life of Thomas W. Parsons, from 1826 to 1900
Lexington KY University Press 1975 0813113199 / 9780813113197 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
From early life in Virginia, to Mexico and through the Civil War. Complete Bibliography. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Map endpapers, fully indexed with many surnames. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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The Evening Journal Almanac, 1874, McBride, Alexander
5 McBride, Alexander The Evening Journal Almanac, 1874
Albany, NY Weed Parsons & Co. 1874 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Yellow paperback has chips to spine area. Clean contents. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Scarce if not rare. an annual calendar containing important dates and statistical information such as astronomical data and tide tables. An almanac (also spelled almanack and almanach) is an annual publication listing a set of events forthcoming in the next year. Almanac's are among (if not the only) the oldest periodicals continuously published in the United States.; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
Price: 19.97 USD
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Population Schedule of the United States Census of 1880 The City of Parsons, Kansas, No Author Listed
6 No Author Listed Population Schedule of the United States Census of 1880 The City of Parsons, Kansas
Warr Acres, OK Northwest Publishing Co. 1976 Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
White cover with black print. Excellent genealogical reference. Parsons, Kansas, 1880. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 4to; 68 pages 
Price: 17.99 USD
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The Outhouse Revisited, Parsons, William T.
7 Parsons, William T. The Outhouse Revisited
Collegeville, Pa Chestnut books/Keschte Bicher 1988 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Buff cover with black print. A publication of the Pennsylvanian German Folk Culture Series. the author assembles several articles relating to outhouses. 
Price: 59.97 USD
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