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The Battle of Armageddon, Appelman, Hyman
1 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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An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names, Arthur, William M. A.
2 Arthur, William M. A. An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names
New York, NY Sheldon & Company 1860 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
1860 printing. Brown cloth cover with gold lettering. Cover shows wear. Contents clean with some slight water staining. Begins with the signification of names then the etymological dictionary of family names. An example is the name "Annan which is a river and borough of Scotland. Smith is derived from the Anglo-Saxon Smitan, to smite or strike. Among the Highland clans, the smith ranked third in dignity to the chief, from his skill in fabricating military weapons, and his dexerity in teaching the use of them."Very early edition. SKU 228. 
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The mountains shall depart, Ballard, Elisabeth Duryee
3 Ballard, Elisabeth Duryee The mountains shall depart
Author 1968 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed by author. Blue boards with gold lettering. A life history of author who was born in the family's summer cottage in Garrison-in-the-Hudson, NY. A lot of family history, stories, and local reflections. Scarce. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 257 pages; Signed by Author 
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Canaan Parish and the American Revolution New Canaan Historical Society, Bayles, B. Lois
4 Bayles, B. Lois Canaan Parish and the American Revolution New Canaan Historical Society
New Canaan, CT New Canaan Historical Society 1976 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Includes map insert. Extensive bibliography. Contains, (laid in) a booklet which is a detailed index of this book compiled by George D. Durbrow dated 1981, New Canaan Historical Society. New Canaan, Connecticut. The town of New Canaan is located in Fairfield County on the Fivemile River and borders New York State. In 1731, Connecticut’s General Assembly established Canaan Parish in northwestern Norwalk and northeastern Stamford, and in 1801 the town was incorporated. Primarily an agricultural community until the Revolutionary War. Lois Brown Bayles (d. 1977) historian and former president of the New Canaan (Conn.) Historical Society was a graduate of New York University. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 120 pages 
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To D-Day and Back  Adventures with the 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment and Life as a World War II POW: A memoir, Bearden, Bob
5 Bearden, Bob To D-Day and Back Adventures with the 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment and Life as a World War II POW: A memoir
Zenith Press/Author 2007 0760332584 / 9780760332580 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Signed by two World War II heros, Bob Bearden on title page and by another 507th infantryman Jim "Pee Wee" Martin. Bob Bearden's To D-Day and Back was not just another paratrooper-themed memoir trying to ride on the success of others. Several distinctions set this work apart from others. Bearden told his story from a very personal angle. Coupled with the use of everyday prose, the book is another one of those works that felt much like storytelling by a member of the family. It is not just another war memoir, but rather, the book told how the war interacted with Bearden's life. n the predawn hours of D-Day, June 6, 1944, Bob Bearden and his comrades in the 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment jumped into the inky skies over Normandy. Their mission: defend the west bank of the Merderet River against German counterattack. After long months of training they were finally taking the war to the Germans. Bearden’s time in combat proved shortlived, however, when he was captured on D-plus-2, June 8. This was only the beginning of a new war for his survival through multiple German POW camps, his so-called “liberation” by Russian tanker crews more bent on exacting vengeance upon the Germans than safeguarding Allied prisoners, and the perilous journey that followed, mostly on foot, along the sandy, snow-covered roads of Germany and Poland on the way to Moscow and eventually, back home to Dallas, Texas.(from inside flap) ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages; Signed by Collection of Signatures 
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6 Beck, Henry Charlton Jersey Genesis the Story of the Mullica River
New Brunswick, NJ Rutgers University Press 1945 First Edition; Various Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Reddish/brown cover, with black print. Sun faded spine. Bibliography. Map on end papers. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages 
Price: 7.97 USD
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The battle of Point Pleasant; an address by Landon C. Bell, Bell, Landon Covington
7 Bell, Landon Covington The battle of Point Pleasant; an address by Landon C. Bell
Bedford, Va The Peaks of Otter Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution 1931 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Paperback imprint of this famous address. Stored in an archival envelope with a hardside folder. Excellent condition. The Battle of Point Pleasant — known as the Battle of Kanawha in some older accounts — was the only major action of Dunmore's War. It was fought on October 10, 1774, primarily between Virginia militia and Indians from the Shawnee and Mingo tribes. Along the Ohio River near modern Point Pleasant, West Virginia, Indians under the Shawnee Chief Cornstalk attacked Virginia militia under Colonel Andrew Lewis, hoping to halt Lewis's advance into the Ohio Valley. After a long and furious battle, Cornstalk retreated. After the battle, the Virginians, along with a second force led by Lord Dunmore, the Royal Governor of Virginia, marched into the Ohio Valley and compelled Cornstalk to agree to a treaty, ending the war. (Wiki) Landon Covington Bell (1880-1960) was a lawyer and author who compiled/published vital records for several Virginia counties in the early 1900s (many of which are frequently cited in genealogical records for ancestors from "Southside" Virginia) He was industry advisor to the US Commerce Dept. under Sec. Hoover; and, he was an organizer of the Southern Coal Producers Assoc. He was a noted author of history and genealogy.; 16 pages 
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Valley so Wild, A Folk History, Brewer, Alberta & Carson Brewer
8 Brewer, Alberta & Carson Brewer Valley so Wild, A Folk History
Knoxville, TN East Tennessee Historical Society 1986 0941199010 / 9780941199018 First Edition; Fiftieth Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Red cloth cover black print. Dus has minor tears around edges, now in mylar protective cover. Book looks new and never read. No marks highlighting etc. A rich history of this area the Little Tennessee River Valley. Extensive bibliography and index with many surnames. Scarce in this condition. ; Photographs, Map endpapers; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 382 pages 
Price: 18.97 USD
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The Franconian gateway and region of Lost River,, Browne, George Waldo
9 Browne, George Waldo The Franconian gateway and region of Lost River,
Standard book company 1926 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Red cover with black lettering. Dust has slight soiling. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Scarce with dust.; Rivers of New England series; 155 pages 
Price: 27.97 USD
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History of the Cullman County Baptist Association (Alabama), Calvert, S. J.
10 Calvert, S. J. History of the Cullman County Baptist Association (Alabama)
Cullman AL Cullman Tribune 1934 PhotoCopy; First Impression Manila Folder or Binder Good with no dust jacket 
This a photocopy not an original. A portion of page 29 &30 has been cut out and pages 31-34 is missing. There is a lot of history of the Association and the Churches of the area.(Good Hope, Hopewell, Beech Grove, Bell Springs, Cullman First, Corinth, Duck River, Enon, Flint Creek, First German, Pine Grove) Names of pastors, evangelist,( C.a. Owen, P. M. Jusgrove, C.J. Brown W.H. Guthrie, and many others) Sunday school enrollments, finances. Parts of a Circular letter (sermon) by R. B. Allison is included. Many surnames of people are included which will be important to the historian and genealogist. Rare material.; Photocopy Only; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 36 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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11 Campbell, J. L. Geology and Mineral Resources of the James River Valley Virginia, USA
G.P. Putman's Sons 1882 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
This is hardcover original first edition, not a repint. Brown cover with gold lettering. End paper and first few pages have damage, but does not affect text. Cover has spots and discoloration due to age. Folded maps in rear pocket appear to be photocopies. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall 
Price: 69.97 USD
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The River Men The Exploration of the Great Rivers of North America for Three Centuries, Carse, Robert
12 Carse, Robert The River Men The Exploration of the Great Rivers of North America for Three Centuries
Charles Scribner's Sons 1969 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Book is very good. Dust has closed tear, and now in mylar protective cover. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 284 pages 
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History of Pembroke, N. H. 1730-1895  Vol 1 Historical, Carter, Rev. N. F. & Hon. T. L. Fowler
13 Carter, Rev. N. F. & Hon. T. L. Fowler History of Pembroke, N. H. 1730-1895 Vol 1 Historical
Concord, NH The Republican Press Association 1895 1298689902 / 9781298689900 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1895 printing not a reprint. Brown cover shows slight rubs. Contains fold out photos, maps, etc. Many engraved portraits. Scarce if not rare. Table of contents includes 36 chapters and Addenda. Last chapter says "Important Events in Pembroke and Elsewhere"."Pembroke is a town in Merrimack County, New Hampshire, United States. ] Pembroke includes part of the village of Suncook. First granted in 1728, the town was known as "Lovewell's Town", in honor of Captain John Lovewell, who built the stockade at Ossipee. Shortly afterward, the town took the name of "Suncook", the Pennacook Abenaki name for the river flowing through the area. When the town was incorporated in 1759 by Colonial Governor Benning Wentworth, it was given the name "Pembroke" in honor of Henry Herbert, ninth Earl of Pembroke in southern Wales." Wikipedia. The center of population of New Hampshire is located in Pembroke.[We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Vol. 1; Photographs, maps, charts & illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 428 pages; p 
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The Heritage of Etowah County, Alabama, Committee
14 Committee The Heritage of Etowah County, Alabama
Clanton, Al Heritage Publishing Consultants, Inc. 1999 Limited Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Green leatherlike cover with gilt print. Looks new. Extensive index. Its county seat is Gadsden. Its name is from a Cherokee word meaning "edible tree". In total area, it is the smallest county in Alabama, but one of the most densely populated. Etowah County comprises the Gadsden, AL Metropolitan Statistical Area. The territory of Etowah County was originally split among the neighboring counties, with most of it belonging to DeKalb and Cherokee counties. It was separated and established as Baine County on December 7, 1866, by the first postwar legislature, named for General David W. Baine of the Confederate Army. The county seat was designated as Gadsden.Because of postwar tensions and actions against freedmen, a state constitutional convention was called in 1868. During it, this new county was abolished, replaced on December 1, 1868 by one aligned to the same boundaries and named Etowah County, from a Cherokee language word.[5] Most of the Cherokee had been removed in the 1830s to Indian Territory west of the Mississippi River.; The Alabama Heritage Series; Vol. 28; Photographs, Maps, Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 314 pages 
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History of Lowell, Cowley, Charles
15 Cowley, Charles History of Lowell
Boston, MA Lee & Shepard 1868 First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original not a reprint. Wonderful antique volume of the rare signed history of Lowell Massachusetts, covering the discovery of the Merrimack River by De Monts in 1605 through to the date of publication 1868. Cowley, the author, signed the book "compliment of the author" on the front free endpaper. Topics include a history of manufactures, a general history of Lowell; a church and school history; a municipal and political history; Lowell during the Rebellion; and other items of note, including a list of soldier who died in service. Some wear/age. Hinges intact. Binding intact and solid. Some age/wear outside, concentrated at edges and highpoints. Inside is good, bright and clean, with occasional foxing. Scarce. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Illustrations; 12mo; 235 pages 
Price: 129.97 USD
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The Kanawha Spectator, Vol 1, De Gruyter, Julius A.
16 De Gruyter, Julius A. The Kanawha Spectator, Vol 1
Charleston, WVa Jarrett Printing 1953 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Keith Rose & Paul Jordan 
Blue cloth binding. Rare local history of the Charleston WV area. Map endpapers. Fully indexed. The Kanawha River is a tributary of the Ohio River, approximately 97 mi long, in the U.S. state of West Virginia. The largest inland waterway in West Virginia, it has formed a significant industrial region of the state since early in the 19th century. It is formed at the town of Gauley Bridge in northwestern Fayette County, approximately 35 mi SE of Charleston, by the confluence of the New and Gauley rivers. It flows generally northwest, in a winding course on the unglaciated Allegheny Plateau, through Fayette, Kanawha, Putnam, and Mason counties, past the cities of Charleston and St. Albans, and numerous smaller communities. It joins the Ohio at Point Pleasant. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 553 pages; 
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Florida the Long Frontier  (Author Signed), Douglas, Marjory Stoneman
17 Douglas, Marjory Stoneman Florida the Long Frontier (Author Signed)
New York, New York Harper & Row 1967 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Very clean almost new condition.Signed "With Best Wishes, Marjory Stoneman Douglas" on end paper. Mylar cover and very clean contents. Marjory Stoneman Douglas presents the story of Florida from its geological formation to the present day. She also wrote The Everglades, River of Grass. Ms. Douglas fought for the conservation of Florida, especially the Everglades, all during her life. She died in 1998 at the age of 108! Rare. ; Regions of America; Map, Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 307 pages; p; Signed by Author 
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Florida: the Long Frontier  (Author Signed), Douglas, Marjory Stoneman
18 Douglas, Marjory Stoneman Florida: the Long Frontier (Author Signed)
New York NY Harper & Row 1967 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Index and bibliography. Excellent condition. Not priced clipped. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Ms. Douglas helped save the Everglades with her conservation efforts. She lived past age 97 and died in the early 1990s. She inscribed this book in 1976. Scarce signed work. Also signed by former owners to whom the book was inscribed. Minor chips to dust edge. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Regions of America; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 307 pages; p; Signed by Author 
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Voice of the River  (Author Signed), Douglas, Marjory Stoneman
19 Douglas, Marjory Stoneman Voice of the River (Author Signed)
Pineapple Press Inc. 1987 0910923337 / 9780910923330 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed on front end paper. Ms. Douglas was the first lady of conservation, and called the woman who "saved" the Everglades. She was born in 1890 in Minnesota , educated in Massachusetts, and came to Florida in 1915. She worked for her father who started the Miami Hearld. She died in the 1990"s. At the time of the writing of this book she was 97 years old. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Mylar Cover on Dust ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 268 pages; p; Signed by Author 
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The Youthful Haunts of Longfellow, Edwards, George Thornton
20 Edwards, George Thornton The Youthful Haunts of Longfellow
Portland, ME George T. Edwards 1907 Authors Edition; Various Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
This is the 1907 authors (first) edition. Green cover with gold lettering. Cover shows wear and corners dented. Pages have uneven cut with some uncut. "Presented by the Author, 1914 in ink and signed George Thornton Edwards in pencil on endpaper." There is a drawing by Ethel Ida Chase from a painting by G.P.A. Healey as a frontispiece. Numerous photos and illustrations throughout. Some browning to title page due to age. Printed by Smith and Sale in Portland, Maine. Edwards, George Thornton was born on May 6, 1868 in Annapolis, Maryland, United States. Son of Thomas and Mary J. (Peirce) Edwards. He set several of Longfellow’s poems to music, including “The Rainy Day,” “My Lost Youth,” etc. “My Heart’s in Tipperary Where the River Shannon Flows” and the “Soldier’s Parting Song,” sung by soldiers in Europe before United States entered the war, the latter having been translated into French, Italian and German. Rare signed edition. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photographs, illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 203 pages; Signed by Author 
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