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Virginia,The Old Dominion, Andrews, Matthew Page
121 Andrews, Matthew Page Virginia,The Old Dominion
Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc. 1937 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Volume 1 is signed by author and #425 of limited issue written in author's hand. This is a two volume set in blue leather with gold emblem on cover and uneven cut pages. Some wear to corners and top and bottom of spine. Contents very clean. It is a limited edition with list of sponsors and patrons. Illustrations throughout both volumes. This is a rare set. The author Matthew Page Andrews (1879-1947) received a B.A. in 1901 and a Master's degree from Washington & Lee University where also received the coveted Phi Beta kappa key. ; TWO VOLUMES; Vol. 1 & 2; 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall; Signed by Author 
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122 Andrews, W. T Memorial sketches of the lives and labors of the deceased ministers of the North Alabama conference, Methodist Episcopal church, South
Nashville, Tenn Pub. House of the M.E. church, South 1912 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Brown Cover with gold lettering. Contents very clean.Freying to top of spine otherwise Excellent condition. Fantastic biographical snapshots of early preachers in that area of Alabama. Many historical facts. Rare. ; 1870-1912.; Photos; 359 pages 
Price: 59.97 USD
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The Long Death  The Last Days of the Plains Indians, Andrist, Ralph
123 Andrist, Ralph The Long Death The Last Days of the Plains Indians
New York Macmillan 1965 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Good dust jacket 
Red cloth cover gold print. Dust is sunfaded around edges and has minor chips or tears to edges. A stated first printing. This compelling narrative explains how Native Americans found themselves time and again betrayed by the ever-expanding white nation of the East, fighting for lands on the edge of the shrinking frontier. Long considered a classic" Many maps throughout. Ralph K. Andrist, scholar & radio journalist, is the author of "California Gold Rush", "Steamboats on the Mississippi", & "Andrew Jackson, Soldier & Statesman". He resides in Cape Cod, Massachusetts.; December 1, 1964; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 371 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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THE FIRST., Andrus, Clift
124 Andrus, Clift THE FIRST.
First Infantry Division 1945 First Edition; Various Paperback Good+ with no dust jacket 
Red and green cover with 1 and running soldier sillouitte on front carrying an M1 Garand. Cover hs some tears, but is attached to clean contents. Center fold Map of "The Big Red One's" battles throughout Europe. This booklet contains a brief outline of the "Fighting First" division achievements. This is a copy that the soldiers could send home and has censor clearing stamp in front and place for autographs (none given) in back. Covers engagements from Africa, Sicily, U.K., D-Day Normandy, Soissons, Sigrfied Barrier, Aachen, Hurtgen Forest, The Ardennes, The Roer, THe Rhinelind, The race through Germany, The Harz Mountains, Czechoslovikia, Cease Firing, Conclusion, and statistics. Rare copy that survived the war. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. 
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Juana, a Spanish girl in central Texas, Andrus, Pearl
125 Andrus, Pearl Juana, a Spanish girl in central Texas
Waco, TX Texian Press 1986 Second Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Blue cover, gold print. Dust has small tears and chips, but now in mylar protective cover. " Defying Comanche captors, she survives- a beautiful, dynamic, compassionate woman in early Texas." Rare signed copy of Texana. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 135 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 87.38 USD
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University of Michigan - the President's Report to the Board of Regents for the Year Ending September 30, 1890, Angell, James Burrill
126 Angell, James Burrill University of Michigan - the President's Report to the Board of Regents for the Year Ending September 30, 1890
Ann Arbor, MI 1890 First Edition; Various Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Minor chips in cover. Booklet now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We provide delivery tracking on US orders. This is an original not a reprint. ; 
Price: 14.97 USD
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The Lincoln Reader, Angle, Paul M.
127 Angle, Paul M. The Lincoln Reader
Rutgers University Press 1947 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
First Edition. Signed by Angle on endpaper. There is a Phi Beta Kappa bookplate from Philadelphia to a John Barringer of Overbrook High School for "excellence in his studies". Dust has chips around edges but is now in mylar archival sleeve. The Lincoln Reader is a biography of Abraham Lincoln written by sixty-five authors. Paul Angle, the noted Lincoln scholar, selected passages from the works on contemporaries, later biographers, and even Lincoln himself, to form a composite portrait of one of the wisest and most beloved American presidents. These passages, interwoven by Angle's running commentary, blend into a single vivid narrative of Lincoln's life, from his boyhood in Indiana to his assassination and funeral. First published in 1947, The Lincoln Reader has long been considered the most definitive, complete, and authentic retelling of the life of Abraham Lincoln. Fully indexed. We provide delivery tracking. ; Photographs; 8.50 X 5.80 X 1.40 inches; 592 pages; Signed by Editor 
Price: 74.97 USD
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Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and Other rites and Ceremonies of the Church, According to the use of the United Church of England and Ireland.illuminated and Illustrated with Engravings from the works of the Great Painters, Anon
128 Anon Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and Other rites and Ceremonies of the Church, According to the use of the United Church of England and Ireland.illuminated and Illustrated with Engravings from the works of the Great Painters
London John Murray 1845 1st Edition Thus; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued Illustrated by Great Painters 
Maroon leather hard bound with gilt decorative edge on cover and gilt design on spine. Gilt page edges all three sides. Worn at edges and where boards attach to spine. Title page in red and black surrounded by an ornamental gilt border, each page chromolithographed in red and black with ruled borders, decorative designs, initial letters, and with vignette illustrations and full-page chromo plates highlighted in gold. Marbled endpapers. Some foxing to pages. Engravings throughout and beautiful illuminated borders to many of the pages along with colored scripts and designs. ; B & W Photos, Color illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 484 pages 
Price: 449.97 USD
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The Victor Book for Boys 1975, Anon
129 Anon The Victor Book for Boys 1975
Great Britain D. C. Thompson 1975 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
glossy cover .We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Contains illustrated stories like " The Pigeon that won the V.C., Build a Battle Gun, The Sea shall not have them, Gorgeous Gus, Killer Kennedy R.N, and many others. Scarce. 
Price: 11.97 USD
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130 Apfelberg, David B., M.D. Evaluation and Installation of Surgical Laser Systems
Springer 1987 0387963855 / 9780387963853 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cover with yellow and white lettering. 104 illustrations. Has former owners name blacked out in front otherwise clean and tight. Fantastic reference on lasers used in surgery. ; 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall; 324 pages 
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Life and Work of John Williamson Nevin, Appel, Theodore
131 Appel, Theodore Life and Work of John Williamson Nevin
Philadelphia PA Reformed Church Publication House 1889 1st Thus; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original printing not a reprint. Black cover with gold print. Contents clean and tight! Fully Indexed. Cover has spots, corners dented, and fraying to top and bottom of spine. We provide delivery tracking at US orders. Rare. ; 776 pages 
Price: 89.97 USD
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The Battle of Armageddon, Appelman, Hyman
132 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" - 7˝" tall; 62 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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Englewood Coloring Book, Appleton, Dan
133 Appleton, Dan Englewood Coloring Book
New London, N.H. Country Press 1976 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Scenes from Englewood Florida made into a coloring book for children. Beach, Parks, Fish House, WENG radio station building, Marina, Canal Homes, etc. Some browing to cover. Scarce if not Rare local historical work. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Elizabethtown & Union County  A pictorial history, Aquilina, Charles L
134 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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Latin America A Cultural History, Arciniegas, German
135 Arciniegas, German Latin America A Cultural History
Knopf 1966 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Red cover, gilt print. Dust shows sun fading around edges. Former owner's name neatly written in front, otherwise clean and tight. Germán Arciniegas Angueyra (December 6, 1900 - November 30, 1999) was a Colombian historian, author and journalist who was known for his advocacy of educational and cultural issues, as well as his outspoken opposition to dictatorship. He also served as a college professor and held positions in the government, including Minister of Education and several ambassadorships. Wiki; Illustrated; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 565 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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Historical Scrap Book, A Record of the Celebration of the 175th Anniversary of the Founding of Bourbon County, Kentucky May 13-20, 1961 Paris, Bourbon County, Kentucky, Ardery, Mrs. William Breckenridge
136 Ardery, Mrs. William Breckenridge Historical Scrap Book, A Record of the Celebration of the 175th Anniversary of the Founding of Bourbon County, Kentucky May 13-20, 1961 Paris, Bourbon County, Kentucky
Paris, Kentucky History and Museums Division History Committee 1961 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Compiled by the History Committee.; Vol. 2; Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall 
Price: 18.97 USD
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Genealogical Record of a line of descendents of William and Elizabeth Tuttle of New Haven, Conn. from 1635 to 1968, including the passenger list of the ship Planter (Photocopy), Armstrong, Clarence
137 Armstrong, Clarence Genealogical Record of a line of descendents of William and Elizabeth Tuttle of New Haven, Conn. from 1635 to 1968, including the passenger list of the ship Planter (Photocopy)
Canton, NY Author 1968 PhotoCopy; First Impression Manila folder or binder Very Good 
; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
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138 Armstrong, James (Sermon by..) The Broadway Pulpit The Two Faces Of Anger
Indianapolis, IN Broadway Methodist Church 1959 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Scarce booklet of sermon by James Armstrong of Broadway Methodist Church. Booklet Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book.; Vol. 2; 18mo; 9 pages 
Price: 7.97 USD
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139 Armstrong, Joseph The Mother Church
Boston, MA The Christian Science Publishing Society 1911 Later Printing; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Green cover and gold print. Some yellowing to endpapers. Very clean contents. Many photos of various stages of construction. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall; 107+ pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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TM 9-1005-223-35. Direct Support, & General Support & Depot Maintenance Manual Including Repair Parts & Special Tools Lists  Rifle, 7.62mm M14 W/E, M14A1, Bipod Rifle M2., Army., US
140 Army., US TM 9-1005-223-35. Direct Support, & General Support & Depot Maintenance Manual Including Repair Parts & Special Tools Lists Rifle, 7.62mm M14 W/E, M14A1, Bipod Rifle M2.
Department of the Army 1972 Reprint; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
1972 Reprint copy which includes current pages from changes 1 and 2. Looks new. Complete manual with appendix a and b. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 19.97 USD
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