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21 No Author Listed Proceedings General Association General Baptists 1941 72nd Annual Session, Providence, Kentucky
Kentucky General Association General Baptist 1941 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Brown colored paper with black print. Contains the documented proceeding of the 72nd Annual session. Includes Order of Business, Committees and reports, Listings of the names of the representatives, addresses of the ministers and their church location, Bylaws, Constitution, Articles of Faith, financial information, etc. Booklet now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Rare.; 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall; 44 pages 
Price: 19.97 USD
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22 Ripley, William Zebina The financial history of Virginia, 1609-1776
New York, NY B. Franklin 1970 Reprint; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Rubs in cover of book. ; American classics in history & social science, 125; 170 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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OSS  The Secret History of America's First Central Intelligence Agency, Smith, R. Harris
23 Smith, R. Harris OSS The Secret History of America's First Central Intelligence Agency
University of California Press 1972 0520020235 / 9780520020238 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Looks almost new. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. “The best book about America’s first modern secret service.” Washington Post Book World In the months before World War II, FDR prepared the country for conflict with Germany and Japan by reshuffling various government agencies to create the Office of Strategic Services--America’s first intelligence agency and the direct precursor to the CIA. When he charged William (“Wild Bill”) Donovan, a successful Wall Street lawyer and Wilkie Republican, to head up the office, the die was set for some of the most fantastic and fascinating operations the U.S. government has ever conducted. Author Richard Harris Smith, himself an ex-CIA hand, documents the controversial agency from its conception as a spin-off of the Office of the Coordinator for Information to its demise under Harry Truman and reconfiguration as the CIA. During his tenure, Donovan oversaw a chaotic cast of some ten thousand agents drawn from the most conservative financial scions to the country’s most idealistic New Deal true believers. Together they usurped the roles of government agencies both foreign and domestic, concocted unbelievably complicated conspiracies, and fought the good fight against the Axis powers of Germany and Japan. For example, when OSS operatives stole vital military codebooks from the Japanese embassy in Portugal, the operation was considered a success. But the success turned into a flop as the Japanese discovered what had happened, and hastily changed a code that had already been decrypted by the U.S. Navy. Colorful personalities and truly priceless anecdotes abound in what may arguably be called the most authoritative work on the subject.; 1.6 x 9 x 5.9 Inches; 458 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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The Mind Benders  Gradual Revolution and Scottish Independence, Stuart, James Gibb
24 Stuart, James Gibb The Mind Benders Gradual Revolution and Scottish Independence
Scotland Stuart Titles Ltd 1978 0853352321 / 9780853352327 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author 1983. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. James Gibb Stuart is a financial author,[1] owner of Ossian Publishers, and chairman of the Scottish Pure Water Association.[2] He is known for his outspoken opposition to the European Union,[3] and for publishing a book on monetary reform, The Money Bomb, in which he advocates a complete overhaul of British currency, the pound sterling. Rare. ; Embryo Book; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 180 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 14.97 USD
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Some account of the early history and present state of the town of Quincy, in the commonwealth of Massachusetts, Whitney, George
25 Whitney, George Some account of the early history and present state of the town of Quincy, in the commonwealth of Massachusetts
Christian Register Office...S.B. Manning, Printer 1827 First Edition; Various Paperback Fair with no dust jacket 
This is a very worn copy with many chips around outside of pages. Covers have been re-stapled. None of the text on pages are affected by the ragged edges of pages. There is the signature "Horatio Alger, Chelsea" on cover AND on title page at top. It is suspected that this is the signature of the father of Horatio Alger, Jr.. Horatio Sr. was a Univeralist preacher and lived in Chelsea (where he also served part-time as the postmaster, farmer, and grammar school teacher) where Jr. was born in 1832. Sr. had financial troubles and in 1844 he moved from Chelsea to Marlborough, Massachusetts for a higher paying position. In 1845 he was installed as pastor of the Second Congregational Society. Horatio Jr. attended Gates Academy and entered Harvard at the age of 16. He went on to become one of the most prolific 19th century American authors. Horatio Jr. followed in his fathers footsteps and became a Unitarian minister in addition to writer. The publication date of this imprint corresponds to Horatio Jr's birth and childhood and the publisher The Christian Register (1821–1957) was the leading American Unitarian weekly, published by the American Unitarian Association further confirming association of both Horatio Sr. and Jr. to the publisher. A nice provenance to the imprint. Booklet now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Rare if not unique imprint. This is NOT a reprint.; 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall; 64 pages; Signed by Notable Personage, Unrelated 
Price: 199.97 USD
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