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181 Irving, John Treat; McDermott, John Francis Indian Sketches
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1955 Various Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Dust jacket has chips, but now in Brodart mylar protective cover. Rare.; American Exploration and Travel; Maps and Photos; 275 pages 
Price: 13.99 USD
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Life of Washington, Irving, Washington
182 Irving, Washington Life of Washington
New York G.P. Putnam 1859 1st Thus; First Edition Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Tan leather with marbled endpapers and page foreends. Some wear on board ends and corners. Volume labels missing for vol. 1 & 2, otherwise the set has handsome leather. Foxing to endpapers and engraving pages. Content pages otherwise clean and bright.. Five volume set. Preface by Irving dated September 1855. Volume 1 covers the genealogy of Washington and the years 1740-1775 with appendix, Vol 2 has publication date 1855 and has foxing to end papers and covers the years 1775-1777; Vol. 3 has publication date of 1856, has foxing to endpapers and covers years 1777 through 1779; Vol. 4 has a publication date of 1857, foxing to endpapers and covers the years 1780 through 1789; Vol 5 has a publication date of 1859, heavy foxing to endpapers and engravings with clean textual pages and it covers years 1789-1799. The appendix for set is at the end of Vol 5 and it covers the artist who painted portraits of Washington, Washington's farewell address, proceeding of Congress dealing with the death of Washington, Washington's Will, and an extensive index. The volumes open with steel-engraved frontispieces depicting Irving at different stages of his life; the set closes with an index compiled by Samuel Austin Allibone, of bibliographic fame. "George Washington (1732-1799) was the first President of the United States, the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. He presided over the convention that drafted the United States Constitution, which replaced the Articles of Confederation and remains the supreme law of the land. Washington was born into the provincial gentry of Colonial Virginia... He became a young but senior officer in the colonial militia during the first stages of the French and Indian War. He was chosen by the Second Continental Congress in 1775 to be commander-in-chief of the Continental Army in the American Revolution." (Publisher); Vol. 1/5/2019; Engravings; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall 
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Mayan Enigma  The Search for a Lost Civilization., Ivanoff, Pierre,
183 Ivanoff, Pierre, Mayan Enigma The Search for a Lost Civilization.
Delacorte Press 1971 0440055288 / 9780440055280 1st American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Book and dust in very good condition. Translated from the French by Elaine P. Halperin. First American Edition. ""This careful journal records the French archaeologist's ten year inquiry into a twofold puzzle. Why did the classical Mayans build their incredible cities in the most inaccessible and almost unlivable areas in Central America? And why did they completely abandon them to disappear as the western hemisphere's most vital early culture? Ivanoff's search for clues led to the discovery of a lost city in the jungles of Peten and to years of living with a primitive tribe called the Lacandons who most closely resemble, both physically and culturally, the ancient Mayans. Kirkus Review. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 202 pages 
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Early Stages Scenes from a Life (Author Signed), Jackson. Anne
184 Jackson. Anne Early Stages Scenes from a Life (Author Signed)
Boston, MA Little Brown & Company 1979 0316455016 / 9780316455015 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Signed by both Anne Jackson and Eli Wallach her husband.Anne Jackson (born September 3, 1926) is an American actress of television, stage, and screen. Jackson, the youngest of three sisters, was born Anna June Jackson in Millvale, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Stella Germaine (née Murray) and John Ivan Jackson, a barber who ran a beauty parlor. Jackson's mother was of Irish Catholic background and Jackson's father, whose original name was John Jchekovitch, immigrated from Croatia in 1918.[2][3] Jackson trained at New York City's Neighborhood Playhouse and The Actor's Studio. She made her Broadway debut in 1945. Her theatre credits include Summer and Smoke, Arms and the Man, Luv, The Waltz of the Toreadors, Mr. Peters' Connections, and Lost in Yonkers. She was nominated for the 1956 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play for Paddy Chayefsky's Middle of the Night. Eli Herschel Wallach (born December 7, 1915) is an American film, television and stage actor, who gained fame in the late 1950s. For his performance in Baby Doll he won a BAFTA Award for Best Newcomer and a Golden Globe nomination. One of his most famous roles is that of Tuco in The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966). Other roles include his portrayal of Don Altobello in The Godfather Part III, Calvera in The Magnificent Seven, and Arthur Abbott in The Holiday. Wallach has received BAFTA Awards, Tony Awards and Emmy Awards for his work. Wallach also has a cameo as a liquor store owner in Clint Eastwood's Mystic River. Dust is slightly soiled. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Rare.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages; Signed by Collection of Signatures 
Price: 34.97 USD
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The Cherokee Strip, a Tale of an Oklahoma Boyhood  (Author Signed), James, Marquis
185 James, Marquis The Cherokee Strip, a Tale of an Oklahoma Boyhood (Author Signed)
New York, NY The Viking Press 1945 First Edition; Third Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Grey cover. Spine sunfaded. Inscription reads "Best Wishes for Bill Hartshorn, Marquis James March 21 '46". Map endpapers. Marquis James (August 29, 1891, Springfield, Missouri – November 19, 1955) was an American journalist and author, twice awarded the Pulitzer Prize for his works The Raven: A Biography of Sam Houston and The Life of Andrew Jackson. James served as an Army captain in the First World War, in France from 1917-1919. Following his military service, he became National Director of Publicity for the American Legion and worked on the staff at the American Legion Monthly from 1923 to 1932. James also contributed work to The New Yorker, occasionally using the pseudonym "Quid". Great reading! Rare signed work.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 294 pages; ; Signed by Author 
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186 Jenkins, Burris American Religion As I See It Lived
Indianapolis, IN Bobbs Merrill 1930 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Blue cover with gold lettering. Author was raised in the Disciples or Campbellite church. Signed by author. Rare insightful work. Very clean contents, pages yellowing due to age. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; 282 pages 
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Early days on the Upper Willamette,, Jensen, Veryl M
187 Jensen, Veryl M Early days on the Upper Willamette,
Oakridge, Oregon Upper Willamette Pioneer Association 1970 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Shirley Brady and Sharon Dick Signed by Author
Hardcover blue green cover with black lettering. Inscription in front from prior owner. Author signed over his photo opcit title page. The Willamette River (/w?'læm?t/ (About this sound listen) wil-LAM-it) is a major tributary of the Columbia River, accounting for 12 to 15 percent of the Columbia's flow. The Willamette's main stem is 187 miles (301 km) long, lying entirely in northwestern Oregon in the United States. The upper tributaries of the Willamette originate in the mountains south and southeast of Eugene, Oregon. Formed by the confluence of the Middle Fork Willamette River and the Coast Fork Willamette River near Springfield, the main stem Willamette meanders generally north for 187 miles (301 km) to the Columbia River. Chapters include, among others, Indians of the Upper Willamette, Geographic names, Some Upper Willamette Families, Biographical sketches, etc. ; Sketches, photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages; Signed by Author 
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Index to American Genealogies and to Material Contained in All Works as Town Histories, County Histories, Local Histories, Historical Society Publications, Biographies, Historical Periodicals, and Kindred Works, Joel Munsell's Sons (compilers)
188 Joel Munsell's Sons (compilers) Index to American Genealogies and to Material Contained in All Works as Town Histories, County Histories, Local Histories, Historical Society Publications, Biographies, Historical Periodicals, and Kindred Works
Genealogical Publishing Co. 1984 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
A reprint of the 1900 original 5th Edition. Some highlighting. 
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Savin Rock memories, Johnson, Gil
189 Johnson, Gil Savin Rock memories
West Haven Committee for the Preservation of Local History 1993 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue paoerback with white lettering. Signed by Gil Johnson, editor. Savin Rock was an American amusement park in West Haven, Connecticut. It was previously called The White City. The park included a number of roller coasters, other rides and numerous funhouses. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 350 pages; Signed by Editor 
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The Very Telling  Conversations with American Writers, Johnson, Sarah
190 Johnson, Sarah The Very Telling Conversations with American Writers
UPNE 2006 1584655275 / 9781584655275 Various Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
New never read. No dust as issued. Once again, Sarah Anne Johnson offers insightful interviews with some of today's most popular and accomplished writers. Steeped in a thorough knowledge of each writer's work, Johnson asks about a range of topics on the writing craft, nurturing fictional ideas, and the daily practice of writing. The authors offer insights and practical advice that will delight their fans and be cherished by aspiring writers. Michael Cunningham recalls how the structure of The Hours evolved as he wrote it. Edwidge Danticat honors the Haitian storytelling tradition she encountered in her childhood. And Jonathan Lethem reflects on working from inside and outside the literary establishment.

Johnson's interviews have been praised for her "thoughtful and knowledgeable questions" (Bloomsbury Review) that "provoke thoughtful responses from her subjects" (Publishers Weekly) and provide "an opportunity to participate in intimate and often illuminating dialog" (Library Journal). Her previous collection, Conversations with American Women Writers (UPNE, 2004), was described as "17 miniature instruction books on craft" by Publishers Weekly.

Other writers interviewed include Rick Moody; Donna Tartt; Myla Goldberg; Mary Gaitskill; Ha Jin; Bret Anthony Johnston; Edward P. Jones; Chang-rae Lee; Alice Mattison; Nancy Rawles; Marilynne Robinson; le thi diem thuy; and Mary Yukari Waters.; 9.10 X 6.10 X 0.80 inches; 224 pages 
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Moses Brown  A Sketch, Jones, Augustine
191 Jones, Augustine Moses Brown A Sketch
The Rhode Island Printing Company 1892 First Edition; Various Paperback Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Tan cover with brown print. Some chipping around edges of cover. Contents clean. Moses Brown (September 23, 1738 – September 6, 1836) was a co-founder of Brown University and a New England abolitionist and industrialist, who funded the design and construction of some of the first factory houses for spinning machines during the American industrial revolution, including Slater Mill. rown was the son of James Brown II and Hope Power Brown and grew up in Providence, Rhode Island. He was the grandson of Baptist minister James Brown (1666-1732), and his father was a prosperous merchant. His father died in 1739, and Moses was raised in the family of his uncle Obadiah Brown who was primarily responsible for running the firm’s spermaceti works. The firm was also active in distilling rum, owned an iron furnace, and took part in a wide variety of merchant activities including sponsoring the ill-fated and notorious voyage of the slave ship Sally in 1764. Following Obadiah Brown's death in 1762, Moses Brown served as executor of his estate. Shares in the farming and shipping business were divided between Moses Brown and his three brothers, Nicholas, Joseph, and John; it was renamed as Nicholas Brown & Co. The brothers were co-founders of the College in the English Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations to Providence. The family was active in the Baptist community of Providence and were descendants of Chad Brown (c. 1600-1650), a Baptist minister who co-founded Providence. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. 
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A Brief History of the 6th Marines., Jones, Gen. William.
192 Jones, Gen. William. A Brief History of the 6th Marines.
Washington, D.C. GPO, 1987. 1987 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
1987 printing. he 6th Marine Regiment (also referred to as "6th Marines") is an infantry regiment of the United States Marine Corps based at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. The regiment falls under the command of the 2nd Marine Division of the II Marine Expeditionary Force. The 6th Marines combat history dates back to World War I when they were part of the American Expeditionary Force. They fought in the Pacific Theater in World War II most notably at the battles of Guadalcanal, Tarawa, Saipan, Tinian and Okinawa. More recently, the regiment has seen combat during the Gulf War and in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. ; Photographs 
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Piney Woods and its Story  (Author Signed), Jones, Laurence C.
193 Jones, Laurence C. Piney Woods and its Story (Author Signed)
New York Fleming H. Revell 1922 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Original First Edition, not a reprint.. Rare inscribed copy "To Mrs. C. B. Hartwick in the spirit in which you have helped us. Sincerely Laurence C. Jones, Buxton, Miss. , may 9th, 1923." Slight browning to end papers. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.The Piney Woods Country Life School (or The Piney Woods School) is a co-educational independent historically African-American boarding school for grades 9-12 in Piney Woods, Mississippi. It is one of four remaining historically African-American boarding schools in the United States. It is currently the largest African-American boarding school, as well as being the second oldest continually operating African-American boarding school. Today the curriculum at Piney Woods combines strict discipline, Christian teaching and chores with classroom instruction. More than 98 percent of Piney Woods' graduates go on to attend colleges, including Xavier University, Princeton University, the University of Chicago, Smith College, Harvard University, Vassar College, Tufts University and Amherst College. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. The author was born Nov. 21, 1882 and grew up in Missouri. He attended tue University of Iowa at Iowa City and received the bachelor of philosophy in 1907. It was at the University where he heard the President, Dr. George E. MacLean use the phrase "Noblesse Oblige" which became his motivation to start the Piney Woods school for disadvantaged and poor children of the area. He became known as "The Little Professor". Rare work. ; Mylar Cover on Dust ; Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 154 pages; p; Signed by Author 
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194 Josephus, Flavius The genuine works of Flavius Josephus, the Jewish historian Containing twenty books of the Jewish antiquities, seven books of the Jewish war, two ... of the Maccebbees, and the life of Josephus,
Philadelphia PA Kimber & Sharpless 1831 Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
One volume edition. Leather binding loose. Needs rebinding. Heavy foxing. Very large book. Scarce. American published edition. ; 994 pages 
Price: 227.98 USD
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A checkered life, Joyce, John A
195 Joyce, John A A checkered life
Chicago, Ill S.P. Rounds, jr 1883 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Scarce copy of this excellent work. Back hinge starting to crack otherwise tight and very good condition. "This volume is true from beginning to end; and shows the milestone of a human life that may guide some pilgirim... The detailed history of the 24th Kentucky Union Regiment, from Lexington, Shiloh, Perryville, Nashville, Knoxville, Kenesay Mountain and Atlanta is given in full from the daily memoranda made by a soldier wh saw and felt the weariness of march and shock of battle. " 6-Guns #1203 rare Graff #2254 Dornbusch II-368 Flake #4508 Joyce served in the 24th Kentucky Infantry to the West, Mormons, later in prison with members of the Reno Gang of train robbers, very scarce. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; 318 pages; 
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196 Jr., Charles S. Johnson & Lee G. Pedersen Problems and Solutions in Quantum Chemistry and Physics
Dover Publications 1987 048665236x / 9780486652368 First Edition Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Looks new. unusually varied problems, with detailed solutions, plus 139 supplementary exercises, all covering quantum mechanics, wave mechanics, angular momentum, molecular spectroscopy, scattering theory and related subjects. "An excellent problem book ... I would highly recommend it as a required supplement to students taking their first quantum chemistry course. Journal of the American Chemical Society. ; 0.9 x 9.1 x 6.4 Inches; 430 pages; unusually varied problems, with detailed solutions, plus 139 supplementary exercises, all covering quantum mechanics, wave mechanics, angular momentum, molecular spectroscopy, scattering theory and related subjects. "An excellent problem book ... I would highly recommend it as a required supplement to students taking their first quantum chemistry course"—Journal of the American Chemical Society.
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American Jews In World War II,   Volume One  The Story of 550,000 Fighters for Freedom, Kaufman, I.
197 Kaufman, I. American Jews In World War II, Volume One The Story of 550,000 Fighters for Freedom
DIAL PRESS 1947 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Poor dust jacket 
Blue boards with normal shelf and edge wear. Clean unmarked copy. Book is in very good condition, but dust is very poor with parts missing. It has been put in mylar protective cover to preserve what is remaining. Contains an alphabetical listing of each person by state along with statistical highlights. ; V.1; Vol. 1; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 590 pages 
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Prime Time, The Life Of Edward R. Murrow., KENDRICK, Alexander
198 KENDRICK, Alexander Prime Time, The Life Of Edward R. Murrow.
Little Brown 1969 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Stated first edition. Not price clipped. Has small neatly written name of previous owner. "Edward Roscoe Murrow, KBE (born Egbert Roscoe Murrow;[1] April 25, 1908 – April 27, 1965) was an American broadcast journalist and war correspondent. He first gained prominence during World War II with a series of live radio broadcasts from Europe for the news division of CBS. During the war he recruited and worked closely with a team of war correspondents who came to be known as the Murrow Boys." Murrow was born Egbert Roscoe Murrow at Polecat Creek, near Greensboro,[2] in Guilford County, North Carolina, the son of Roscoe Conklin Murrow and Ethel F. (née Lamb) Murrow. His parents were Quakers.[3] He was the youngest of three brothers and was a "mixture of Scottish, Irish, English and German" Murrow's reports (during WWII), especially during the Blitz, began with what became his signature opening, "This is London," ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 548 pages 
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Anna Ross  A story for children, Kennedy, Grace
199 Kennedy, Grace Anna Ross A story for children
Philadelphia PA American Sunday School Union cr1828 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Owners inscription is 1837. Heavy wear and has foxing, but otherwise tight. Leather Cover very worn with chips. Contents and text clean. Browning of text due to age. Has engraved drawings. Scarce if not rare.; Engravings; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 156 pages 
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George Lewis  A Lesson on Contentment, Kidder, Revised By D.P.
200 Kidder, Revised By D.P. George Lewis A Lesson on Contentment
New York Carlton & Phillips 1852 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Small book with green/brownish cover. Cover is soiled, but tight binding and complete . Pages have some discoloration due to age. Has former owners name in front. A religious story (most likely fictionalized) of George Lewis and Ellen Willis and how we are to learn to be content in our situation in life. The author Daniel Parish Kidder (October 18, 1815 – July 29, 1891) was an American Methodist Episcopal theologian and writer who spent several years in Brazil. Kidder was born in 1815 at Darien, Genesee County, Co., N.Y. He graduated from Wesleyan University in 1836, entered the ministry, and in 1837 went to Brazil to work as a missionary on the Northeast and the Amazon. After his return to the United States in 1840, he served as a corresponding secretary of the Methodist Sunday School Union and editor of Sunday-school publications and tracts (1844–56), as professor of homiletics in Garrett Biblical Institute for 15 years and in Drew Theological Seminary for 10 years, and as secretary of the board of education of his church (1880–87). The rest of his life was spent in Evanston, Illinois. Scarce. 
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