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Church Reunion, discussed on the basis of the Lambeth Propositions of 1888, Baum, Henry Mason
121 Baum, Henry Mason Church Reunion, discussed on the basis of the Lambeth Propositions of 1888
New York The Church Review Co. 1890 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Original 1890 printing, not a reprint. Blue cloth cover with gilt print. Cover shows wear. This was from the Church Review for April and and October 1890. The Lambeth Conference is a decennial assembly of bishops of the Anglican Communion convened by the Archbishop of Canterbury. The first such conference took place in 1867. The third conference in 1888 The agenda of this conference was noticeable for its attention to matters beyond the internal organisation of the Anglican Communion and its attempts to engage with some of the major social issues that the member churches were encountering. In addition to the encyclical letter, nineteen resolutions were put forth, and the reports of twelve special committees are appended upon which they are based, the subjects being intemperance, purity, divorce, polygamy, observance of Sunday, socialism, care of emigrants, mutual relations of dioceses of the Anglican Communion, home reunion, Scandinavian churches, Old Catholics, etc., Eastern Churches, standards of doctrine and worship. Importantly, this was the first conference to make use of the "Chicago-Lambeth Quadrilateral" as a basis for Anglican self-description. The Quadrilateral laid down a fourfold basis for home reunion: that agreement should be sought concerning the Holy Scriptures, the Apostles' and Nicene creeds, the two sacraments ordained by Christ himself and the historic episcopate. (Wikipedia) Rare work. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 418 pages 
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Life & Death of the Luftwaffe., Baumbach, Werner, General of Bombers
122 Baumbach, Werner, General of Bombers Life & Death of the Luftwaffe.
Coward, Mccann 1960 First American Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
First American Edition stated. Discoloration to endpapers from shelflife. Dust in very good condition, colors bright, not price clipped. Werner Baumbach (27 December 1916 – 20 October 1953) was a German bomber pilot during World War II. He commanded the secret bomber wing Kampfgeschwader 200 (KG 200) of the Luftwaffe, the air force of Nazi Germany. Baumbach received the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords for the destruction of over 300,000 gross register tons (GRT) of Allied shipping. (Wikipedia ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages 
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Canaan Parish and the American Revolution New Canaan Historical Society, Bayles, B. Lois
123 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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Artifice and Indeterminacy  An Anthology of New Poetics, Beach, Christopher
124 Beach, Christopher Artifice and Indeterminacy An Anthology of New Poetics
University Alabama Press 1998 0817309462 / 9780817309466 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Looks Never Read! Still in shrink wrap. ; Modern & Contemporary Poetics; 392 pages;

Artifice and Indeterminacy gathers the strongest and most representative writings of the past two decades and shows more clearly than ever before the depth and breadth of  contemporary American poetics. Collectively, these essays break with conventional interpretive frameworks and traditional generic boundaries of poetry to give fresh voice to the  poetics of our time.

Neither dismissive of the aesthetic value(s) of poetry, nor reluctant to articulate the ways in which aesthetic evaluation is complicated by the mediating influences of history, culture, class, gender, race, and academic status, the writers presented in this anthology celebrate the artifice of the poetic text while also accepting as a given the indeterminacy of its inception and reception.
 
Individual pieces range in style and approach from theoretical writings to discussions of individual poets such as Emily Dickinson, Louis Zukofsky, and Bob Kaufman. The authors consider such critical issues as gender and the possibilities of a feminist poetics, the textual politics of race and class, and the broader implications of an avant-garde practice.

CONTENTS / CONTRIBUTORS

 

Section 1: Form/Syntax/Speech

Charles Bernstein

Bob Perelman

Barrett Watten

Michael Davidson

Marjorie Perloff

 

Section 2: Pattern/Experience/Song

David Antin

Leslie Scalapino

Lyn Hejinian

John Taggart

 

Section 3: Institutions and Ideology

James Sherry

Ron Silliman

Steve McCaffery

Hank Lazer

Nathaniel Mackey

Maria Damon

 

Section 4: Poetics and Gender

Rae Armantrout

Rachel Blau DuPlessis

Susan Howe

 
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Western Wilds and the Men Who Redeem Them, An Authentic Narrative, Beadle, J.H.
125 Beadle, J.H. Western Wilds and the Men Who Redeem Them, An Authentic Narrative
Cincinnati, Oh Jones Brothers & Company 1879 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Rebound with 1/4 leather and gold lettering. Marbled endpapers. Clean contents. Chapters include, among others: The Journey to Utah, The Hawkeyes, Geffroy's Trials, Polygamia, The Missouri Valley, Among the Aztecs, The Fair Apostae, Minnesota, The Mormon Murders, The Nobel Red Man, The dead Prophet, Where shall we settle. Beautiful book. Scarce.; Illustrations, Drawings; p 
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126 Beard, Charles Austin America in midpassage,
New York , NY The Macmillan company 1939 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Jones, Wilfred 
Two volume set. Volumes 1 & 2. Blue gray covers. Small stamp of prior owner's name. Otherwise tight and clean. Fully indexed. ; Drawings; 6 pages 
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127 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 
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Atlas of Jefferson Co. , Ohio, Beers, F. W.
128 Beers, F. W. Atlas of Jefferson Co. , Ohio
Stephen City,VA Commercial Press, Ltd. 1975 Reprint; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Reprint of 1871 edition. Several large fold out maps. Includes names of property owners and locations. 15.5 x 13 inches. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Maps; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 37 pages 
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Memories  A record of personal experience and adventure during four years of war, Beers, Fannie A
129 Beers, Fannie A Memories A record of personal experience and adventure during four years of war
Philadelphia PA Press of J.B. Lippincott Co 1888 First Edition; Later Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Brown cover with gold print. Cover has spotting around edges otherwise clean. Tight binding and clean contents. Has signature of Mrs. Henry White, Birmingham, Alabama 1891 in front. Photo of author as frontspiece. Small water stain at bottom and on a couple of pages hence. This is an account of Authors experiences as a women during the Civl War. Includes chapters on Alabama, Buckner Hospital, Gainesville, Alabama, Newnan Georgia, Confederate Women, Fenner's Louisiana Battery, etc. Excellent historical reference. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition.Scarce. ; 336 pages; p 
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130 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  
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Many Voices, Many Rooms New Anthology of Alabama Writers, Beidler, Philip D. (editor)
131 Beidler, Philip D. (editor) Many Voices, Many Rooms New Anthology of Alabama Writers
Tuscaloosa, AL The University of Alabama Press 1998 0817308679 / 9780817308674 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover with gold print. No dust as issued. Scarce. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 336 pages 
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132 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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On a Nickel and a Prayer A personal outlook on the early days of the Medical School, Belanger, Leonard F.
133 Belanger, Leonard F. On a Nickel and a Prayer A personal outlook on the early days of the Medical School
Ottawa, Canada Ottawa University Of Ottawa Press 1978 0776680056 / 9780776680057 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Paperback. See photo. ; Photographs, Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 146 pages 
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History of the Toledo S.D.A. Church, Belden, G.S. Mrs.
134 Belden, G.S. Mrs. History of the Toledo S.D.A. Church
Toledo, OH Harry A. Stone 1946 First Edition; First Printing Plastic comb binding Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
A brief history of the Toledo Seventh Day Adventist Church with a record of Church membership and giving from 1932 through 1945. Introduction by Merle L. Mills, pastor. Has photos of old church at 831 Orchard Street, the school in 1937, the Bible Tabernacle, Pastor Mills family, and an artist rendering of new church. Rare local historical work. Rare work. ; Photographs; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 36 pages 
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From Hitching Posts to Gas Pumps   A History of North Main Street, Barre, Vermont, 1875-1915, Belding, Russell J.
135 Belding, Russell J. From Hitching Posts to Gas Pumps A History of North Main Street, Barre, Vermont, 1875-1915
Potash Brook Publishing 2003 0965069931 / 9780965069939 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by author.; 315 pages; Signed by Author 
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136 Belknap, Charles Eugene History of the Michigan oganizations at Chickamauga, Chattanooga and Missionary Ridge, 1863
R. Smith Printing Co 1897 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Green cover with gold lettering. Front hinge broken. Contents clean and bright. Title page may be missing, but is a dedication page and engraving of Gov. John T. Rich ; 374 pages 
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The battle of Point Pleasant; an address by Landon C. Bell, Bell, Landon Covington
137 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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Richelieu; a Study, by Hilaire Belloc;  with 7 Illustrations and 4 Maps, Belloc, Hilaire
138 Belloc, Hilaire Richelieu; a Study, by Hilaire Belloc; with 7 Illustrations and 4 Maps
Philadelphia PA J. B. Lippincott & Co. 1929 Second Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Black cover with red lettering. Endpapers and a few pages show brown spotting due to age. "Cardinal Armand Jean du Plessis, 1st Duke of Richelieu and Fronsac; 9 September 1585 – 4 December 1642), commonly referred to as Cardinal Richelieu (French: Cardinal de Richelieu [ka?dinal d(?) ?i?(?)ljø]), was a French clergyman, nobleman, and statesman. He was consecrated as a bishop in 1607 and was appointed Foreign Secretary in 1616. Richelieu soon rose in both the Catholic Church and the French government, becoming a cardinal in 1622, and King Louis XIII's chief minister in 1624. He remained in office until his death in 1642. (Wikipedia) ; Photographs, Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 385 pages 
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139 Bennett, Michael The Battle of Bosworth
Sutton Publishing Ltd 1985 086299053x / 9780862990534 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
As new condition.; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages 
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Swedes in America, 1638-1938, Benson, Adolph B
140 Benson, Adolph B Swedes in America, 1638-1938
London, England Yale University Press 1938 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Excellent index and very complete. 'A part of the New Sweden Tercentenary celebration. Roles played by Swedes as Americans. ' Blue cover with gold print. Full name index.; Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 614 pages; 
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