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1 Abbott, Winston O. Letters From Chickadee Hill
Windsor, Ct Inspiration House 1979 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Bette Eaton Bossen Signed by Author & Illustrator
Brown cover with white lettering. Rare signed copy. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.; Drawings; 8.10 X 5.70 X 0.60 inches; Signed by Author & Illustrator 
Price: 24.97 USD
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Index villaris  or, An alphabetical table of all the cities, market-towns, parishes, villages, and private seats, in England and Wales, Adams
2 Adams Index villaris or, An alphabetical table of all the cities, market-towns, parishes, villages, and private seats, in England and Wales
Printed by A. Godbid and J. Playford, for the author, 1680 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Poor with No dust jacket as issued 
Leather cover very worn, hinges cracking, bottom of spine freyed. Pages 83-252 have been torn out or removed, but 1-82 and 253-412 are clean and bright. Poor condition due to missing pages, otherwise very good. Title page and dedicatory page in good condition. ; Tables; tall folio ; 412 pages 
Price: 69.97 USD
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3 Alexander, Frances Choc, the chachalaca
Austin, TX Printed by Von Boeckmann-Jones Co 1969 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Pictorial cover with Choc sitting on a fence. Gold cover with black print. The story of a Mexican Guan bird and the family who raised it. Signed by author and inscribed by author's sister who co-wrote another book entitled " A Handbook on Chinese Art Symbols". Very rare. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; 20 pages 
Price: 83.58 USD
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4 American Iron and Steel Institute Light Gage Cold-Formed Steel Design Manual
New York, NY American Iron and Steel Institute 1961 First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cover with gold lettering. Clean contents. Filled with graphs, charts, and tables. 
Price: 16.97 USD
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The Battle of Armageddon, Appelman, Hyman
5 Appelman, Hyman The Battle of Armageddon
Grand Rapids, MI Zondervan Publishing House 1944 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red lettering and drawing on cover of Christ returning on white horse. Clean contents. Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book.Hyman Jedidiah Appelman was born on the banks of the Dnieper River in White Russia of Orthodox Jewish parents. Hyman arrived in America with his mother and three younger brothers in December 1914. Hyman knew Hebrew, and had a fair command of German, Russian, Yiddish and Polish. He enrolled in the public school in Chicago. Despite the handicap of learning a new language he went through the first eight grades in two years.Eventually he enrolled at Northwestern University and DePaul University attending both schools from 1918-1921. He graduated and received his license to practice law in 1921 and was a successful trial lawyer in Chicago. In December 1924 he visited Kansas City. He checked into the YMCA and in his room found and read a Gideon Bible. That was the beginning of his conversion and call to ministry.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 62 pages 
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Elizabethtown & Union County  A pictorial history, Aquilina, Charles L
6 Aquilina, Charles L Elizabethtown & Union County A pictorial history
Norfolk, VA Donning 1982 0898652715 / 9780898652710 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Blue cover (looks to be leather hardcover) with gold lettering. Map endpapers. A wonderful pictorial history of these counties in New Jersey. Signed by all authors on a bookplate.; Photos, Maps, Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 223 pages; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 19.97 USD
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The Literary Club Papers of Eslie Asbury, Vol 1, 1926-1970, Asbury, Eslie
7 Asbury, Eslie The Literary Club Papers of Eslie Asbury, Vol 1, 1926-1970
Privately Printed 1970 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Blue cover with gold lettering. Inscribed "To Elizabeth Wilson, From Eslie Asbury, 12/18/70" Contains dozens of papers written by author for this time period that were presented to the Literary Club, Cincinnati, Ohio during authors 40 year membership. Includes a short historyof the club. This volume was presented to Author by his children on his seventy-fifth birthday November, 19, 1970. There was most likely no further volumes published. Rare. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 23.00 USD
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8 Asprey, Robert B. War In the Shadows The Guerrilla in History Vols. 1 & 2
Doubleday 1975 Various Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket 
BOMC. Two Volume set. Dust jackets now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. 
Price: 12.97 USD
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Wit and Humor of the Pennsylvania Germans  A Collection of Anecdotes, Stories, and Witticisms -- Some Old, Some New, Aurand, A. Monroe
9 Aurand, A. Monroe Wit and Humor of the Pennsylvania Germans A Collection of Anecdotes, Stories, and Witticisms -- Some Old, Some New
Harrisburg, PA Privately Printed by The Aurand Press 1946 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Brown booklet with black print. Some wear to cover edge. Now in archival sleeve. here is a wealth of material on all phases of farm, home, school, church, and sex life of the Pennsylvania Germans. This is one such collection of these popular stories, anecdotes and witticisms. Some of these stories are old enough to vote; others are more or less new, some having been developed from "material at hand" - based on actual happenings. This collection is published especially to provide entertainment not only for those who are up and around and have use of all their faculties, but also represents a "good will" intent toward the many who are shut-ins in private homes and hospitals. Here's to more good laughs! ; Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 32 pages 
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The Devil's Own Rag Doll  (Author Signed), Bartoy, Mitchell
10 Bartoy, Mitchell The Devil's Own Rag Doll (Author Signed)
St. Martin's Minotaur 2005 0312340885 / 9780312340889 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by author on title page. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.1940+s Detroit: the war effort is in full swing and racial tensions are running high. When a vivacious white heiress is murdered in the black part of town, the city threatens to erupt into mob violence, bringing the factories to a grinding halt and imperiling Allied forces around the world. Newly minted Detective Pete Caudill is charged with covering up the crime in the interests of civic peace and finding some kind of justice for the dead girl. Odds are the girl was killed by her black boyfriend, but some whisper of a communist plot. Or is Detroit+s shadowy political machine manipulating events to its own ruthless ends? As he delves deeper, Caudill soon learns the hard way that friends are rarely what they seem, family ties are often deceptive, and sometimes the bravest thing a man can do is think for himself. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. ; 1.2 x 8.4 x 5.6 Inches; 304 pages; p; Signed by Author 
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11 Bear, James A., Jr., & Mary Caperton Bear A Checklist of Virginia Almanacs
University, Virginia Bibliographical Society UV 1962 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover with gold lettering. Contains Philomaths, Bibliography, Acknowledgements, Checklist, Index. 
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12 Beidler, Philip D. First Books The Printed WOrd and Cultural Formation in Early Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL The University Of Alabama Press 0817309853 / 9780817309855 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
New in shrink wrap. We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery tracking at no charge on US orders. ; 8vo  
Price: 17.97 USD
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13 Bek, William G The German Settlement Society of Philadelphia and its colony, Hermann, Missouri
American Press 1984 Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Excellent history of this area of Pennsylvania with much early German history of this area of Philadelphia. ; Americana Germanica; 301 pages 
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Culloden and the '45, Black, Jeremy
14 Black, Jeremy Culloden and the '45
United Kingdom Sutton Publishing Ltd 1990 0862997364 / 9780862997366 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Like new. An account of the Jacobite Rebellion against England from 1689-1745. Extensive illustrations. ; Photographs, Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages 
Price: 12.97 USD
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An essay on the divine authority of the New Testament, Bogue, David
15 Bogue, David An essay on the divine authority of the New Testament
Hartford Conn Printed by Hudson and Goodwin 1806 First American Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1806 printing from the second London Edition. Very worn leather boards. Hinges cracking but not seperated. Contents shows browning due to age. Clean otherwise. David Bogue (18 February 1750 – 25 October 1825) was a British nonconformist leader.He was born in the parish of Coldingham, Berwickshire, Scotland. After a course of study in Edinburgh, he was licensed to preach by the Church of Scotland, but made his way to London in 1771, to teach in schools at Edmonton, Hampstead and Camberwell. In 1777, he settled as minister of the Congregational church at Gosport in Hampshire.[1] His predecessors at the Independent Chapel of Gosport were the Rev. James Watson (1770–76) and the Rev. Thomas Williams (1750–70).[2]In 1771 he established an institution for preparing men for the ministry.[3][4] It was the age of the new-born missionary enterprise, and Bogue's academy was largely the seed from which the London Missionary Society grew.[5] In 1800 the society placed missionaries with Bogue for preparation for their ministries.[6] Bogue himself would have gone to India in 1796 if not for the opposition of the East India Company.[5] In 1824 he taught Samuel Dyer at Gosport before he left for Penang as a missionary with the London Missionary Society.[3]He was also involved in founding the British and Foreign Bible Society and the Religious Tract Society, and in conjunction with James Bennett, minister at Romsey, wrote a well-known History of Dissenters (3 vols., 1809). Another of his writings was an Essay on the Divine Authority of the New Testament.[5] He died at Brighton.[3] We provide delivery tracking to all US orders. Scarce if not Rare. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 316 pages 
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Albemarle Archives Famous, Infamous and Unforgettable People and Events that Shaped Central Virginia, Volume 1, Britton, Rick & Charlotte Crystal & Mary Jane Gore; Swinson, Hilary
16 Britton, Rick & Charlotte Crystal & Mary Jane Gore; Swinson, Hilary Albemarle Archives Famous, Infamous and Unforgettable People and Events that Shaped Central Virginia, Volume 1
Carden Jennings Publishing Co., Ltd. 1997 1891524003 / 9781891524004 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Buff color with black lettering. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 118 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Colonial Churches in Virginia,, Brock, Henry Irving
17 Brock, Henry Irving Colonial Churches in Virginia,
Richmond, VA The Dale Press 1930 Limited Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
This is the 1930 first edition that is #1249 of 1980 copies. Signed by author. Introduction by Hamilton James Eckenrode. Henry Irving Brock (1876-1961) was the son of Henry Clay Brock a professor at the Hampden-Sidney College (the College). Henry Irving Brock was a tutor at the College 1895-1896 and later an associate editior of the New York Times Saturday Magazine. Hamilton James Eckenrode (30 April 1879–27 September 1952), who wrote the Introduction to Colonial Churches in Virginia, historian and archivist, was born James H. Eckenrode and was the son of Hamilton John Eckenrode and Mary Elizabeth Myer Eckenrode, of Fredericksburg. He graduated from Fredericksburg College in 1898, and spent one year at the University of Virginia taking courses in chemistry, English literature, geology, and Greek before entering the Johns Hopkins University. There he received a doctorate in history in 1905 following publication the previous year of his dissertation, The Political History of Virginia during the Reconstruction. Scarce.; Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 96 pages 
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The riches of holiness, Brockett, Henry E
18 Brockett, Henry E The riches of holiness
Beacon Hill Press 1951 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Poor dust jacket 
Dust has large tear. Has former owners name in front. Contents otherwise clean. May have minor underlining. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 128 pages; Dust has large part missing. 
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An address on the sphere,  Interest and importance of geology. Delivered December 8, 1849, in the hall of the House of Representatives,, Brumby, Richard Trapier
19 Brumby, Richard Trapier An address on the sphere, Interest and importance of geology. Delivered December 8, 1849, in the hall of the House of Representatives,
Printed by A.S. Johnston 1849 First Edition Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Disbound inprint. No Covers. Slight foxing, see scan. Booklet or imprint now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Rare.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 37 pages; p 
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South Beach Shakedown  The Diary of Gideon Pike (Author Signed), Bruns, Don
20 Bruns, Don South Beach Shakedown The Diary of Gideon Pike (Author Signed)
Oceanview Publishing 2006 1933515023 / 9781933515021 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Looks new. Signed by Author on Title Page. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. "A hearty welcome to musician-turned-novelist Don Bruns, whose South Beach Shakedown offers readers a high-energy romp through the uncomfortably parallel worlds of the pop music industry and the criminal underbelly of Miami. Entertainment journalist Mick Sever owes his career to pop star Gideon Pike. Pike allowed Sever into his inner circle back when Sever was a fledgling reporter, and that entrée put Sever on the map. Fame went to Sever’s head (not to mention his liver and his neural synapses) as he lived in the shadow of the pop idol; his excesses cost him his marriage, and very nearly his career as well. Now Gideon Pike is in a jam, and through a mutual acquaintance (Sever’s ex-wife, for whom Sever still carries an Olympic-size torch) he has summoned the writer to help bail him out. It will not be easy, though, for when Sever arrives in Miami, he finds that Gideon Pike has disappeared, and that Pike’s compadres are dropping like flies. A Korean mobster adds a bit of Asian! spice to the dish, and Sever’s ex, Ginny, supplies the sizzling heat. The banter, particularly between Sever and Ginny, is relaxed and believable, just what you’d expect from old lovers who are still friends. With the relentlessly action-packed South Beach Shakedown, Bruns has crafted what may be this season’s quintessential suspense read." Someone is about to make a killing in the music industry.

Why would songwriting legend Gideon Pike mysteriously disappear just when he is about to turn his 30-year career into a multi-million dollar profit?

Music columnist Mick Sever is back in Don Bruns’ third suspense masterpiece. This time he’s looking for answers and his missing friend in the gritty backrooms of South Beach’s biggest nightclubs, dodging suicide speedboats and running from sniper fire. What surfaces is how the major players in the music industry are not making the headlines, they’re just pulling the strings that create them. Hit it right, and the royalties – even someone else’s – can rake in millions for the rest of your life. The key is finding Gideon before Korean mobster Jimmy Shinn does. Jimmy is ready to cash in on the one secret that will bring Gideon to his knees and strip away what’s left of his career, his fortune, and his life. Whoever gets to Gideon first will either save him or pull the trigger. The deadly race is on. Tami Brady, TMC Reviews "Gideon Pike goes missing. Nobody knows if the man killed his gay lover and fled, if he’s hiding from the real killer, or if he’s skipped town on one of his occasional trips that usually happen when Pike owes someone money. "Even after I read this book, I still wasn’t sure whether I liked Gideon Pike or not. The guy seemed like such a sleaze at times, had so many secrets, and had layer upon layer of hidden lives that I wasn’t really sure if I ever got to see the real man behind all the smoke and mirrors. Moreover, when finally faced with the complex realities and dynamic personality of the man, I wasn’t sure how much of the made up situations and fantasies that Pike actually believed. "Despite this, or more likely because of these aspects, I couldn’t seem to put this book down. I was so eager to figure out if Pike was still alive, who had committed the murders, and the real truth behind all the deceptions that I had to keep turning the pages." Cathy Yanda for Readers Views "This is not the first time these characters meet in one of Don Bruns’ books. You may not have met them before, but it will not take you long to become well acquainted with them. In this adventure, Mick Sever, an entertainment writer, teams up with his ex-wife Ginny (did I mention he is still in love with her?) to solve the disappearance of Gideon Pike in South Miami Beach. While trying to locate the missing music icon, Gideon Pike, Ginny and Mick find themselves in more situations than you would find in a Jackie Chan movie. South Beach Shakedown is lean, fast paced and complex. There are murders, blackmail, dirty deeds, mobsters, near-death misses, speedboats, a cast of interesting people and plenty of scantily-clad women. If this book is not made into a movie, Bruce Willis will have certainly missed a great entertainment opportunity. "If you are looking for a book that will leave you with a great deal more knowledge than you already had, skip this one. However, if you are looking for a book that is absolutely a hoot to read and will leave you laughing and wanting more, you cannot miss with South Beach Shakedown. Once you finish, you will want to check out Don Bruns’ other books as well."; 1.2 x 9.3 x 6.1 Inches; 288 pages; Signed by Author 
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