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PARIS (HOPEWELL) SESQUICENTENNIAL: A RECORD OF THE ONE HUNDRED AND FIFITIETH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FOUNDING OF BOURBON'S COUNTY SEAT

By: Ardery, Wm. Breckenridge

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris, KY, Published By Author: 1939

Seller ID: 79837


47 pp; Pamphlet, stapled binding. Wraps show minor shelf wear, else a very attractive copy, binding tight, pages clean & bright. 47p; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

CORA WILSON STEWART AND KENTUCKY'S MOONLIGHT SCHOOLS: FIGHTING FOR LITERACY IN AMERICA

By: Baldwin, Yvonne Honeycutt

Price: $22.85

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 303981


248 pp; An excellent book, new, purchased directly from the publisher. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

HISTORY OF KENTUCKY: THE BLUEGRASS STATE, COMPLETE 4 VOLS

By: Bodley, Temple; Wilson, Samuel M.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL / Louisville, KY, S. J. Clarke Publishing Co.: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 89011


Complete in 4 vols. Green cloth on all volumes is uniformly discolored along the top 3 inches from moisture otherwise this would be a fine set. The book block is fine and none of the books are musty. This is still a very nice, tight, clean, and attractive set. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

BOOK THIEVES OF LEXINGTON: THE REGISTER OF THE KENTUCKY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, THOMAS D. CLARK MEMORIAL ISSUE, WINTER/ SPRING 2005; VOL 103, NOS. 1 & 2

By: Clark, Thomas D.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Frankfort, KY, Kentucky Historical Society: 2005

Seller ID: 93371


460 pp; Article in The Register, along with several other writings by Thomas D. Clark. Wraps have mild soiling, previous owners address on rear wrap from mailing, else a nice, tight, clean and attractive copy. View more info

HISTORY OF KENTUCKY

By: Collins, Lewis and Richard H.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Louisville, Ky, Richard H. Collins: 1877

Seller ID: 67825


Rebound in full calf leather. Missing map. Spine lsightly sun faded; frontispiece and title page have been repaired with tape along the edges, top of spine has 2 short ink marks, boards & spine lightly scratched & scuffed in spots, else a very good copy, text clean, binding tight. 912 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

FOUNDING OF HARMAN'S STATION AND THE WILEY CAPTIVITY (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Connelley, William Elsey

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Paintsville, KY, Harman Station Publishers: 1966

Seller ID: 68276


With four additional chapters by Edward R. Hazelett. Signed dedication by Hazelett on front endpage. Spine is slightly bumped, binding is a little cocked but tight. 176 pp.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Logan : The Last of the Race of Shikellemus, Chief of the Cayuga Nation. A Dramatic Piece to Which Is Added the Dialogue of the Back Woodsman and the Dandy...

By: Doddridge, Jospeh: Rice, Otis K.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Parsons, WV, Mcclain Printing Company: 1971

Seller ID: 69984


Photographic reprint of 1868 edition, orig pub by Robert Clarke & Co, Cincinnati; lower corners gently bumped, some faint soil; soil on top fore edge; prev owner's inscription on FFEP, else contents clean, bright, binding tight. A vey nice copy. 76 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

OHIO FRONTIER : AN ANTHOLOGY OF EARLY WRITINGS (OHIO RIVER VALLEY SER.)

By: Foster, Emily

Price: $19.85

Publisher: Lexington, Ky, U. S. A., University Press of Kentucky: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 88225


229 pp; wonderful title, out of print,; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

OHIO FRONTIER : AN ANTHOLOGY OF EARLY WRITINGS (OHIO RIVER VALLEY SER.)

By: Foster, Emily

Price: $12.85

Publisher: Lexington, Ky, U. S. A., University Press of Kentucky: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 88226


229 pp; Wonderful title, out of print, no DJ, else a very attractive copy. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

MY FATHER, DANIEL BOONE: THE DRAPER INTERVIEWS WITH NATHAN BOONE

By: Hammon, Neal O. (Ed. )

Price: $12.85

Publisher: Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky: 1999

Seller ID: 85832


176 pp; Excellent, brand new book; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

PAGEANT OF KENTUCKY'S HISTORIC PAST : JUNE 16, 1924- HARRODSBURG , KY

By: Lafferty, W.T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kentucky Pioneer Memorial Association: 1924

Seller ID: 76248


Wraps show light edgewear and minor soiling, title page and foredge have mild foxing, else an attractive copy, binding sound, text clean. 63p; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

SKETCHES OF WESTERN ADVENTURE: CONTAINING AN ACCOUNT OF THE MOST INTERESTING INCIDENTS CONNECTED WITH THE SETTLEMENT OF THE WEST, FROM 1755 TO 1794: TOGETHER WITH AN APPENDIX

By: M'Clung, John A.

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: Maysville, KY, L. Collins: 1832

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 68316


True first edition, published in 1832. Rebound; 6 pages in the back are photocopied replacements. Pages are toned and foxed. Coleman 2221; Jilson, Rare KY pg. 89; Howes M46aa; Sabin 43052; Thomson 745; Vaughan 191. 360 pp.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

SOUVENIR FOLDER OF HARRODSBURG, KY, THE FIRST ENGLISH SETTLEMENT WEST OF THE ALLEGHENYS

By: Not Stated

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Lexington, KY, L. F. Mattingly: 1940

Seller ID: 75749


Small 3 1/2 X 5" packet that opens to reveal a set of 15 color scenes folded together accordion-style. Packet is self-contained and was intended to be mailed. An attractive and colorful piece of ephemera. Minor edge wear and toning. No writing or stamp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

CANE RIDGE MEETING-HOUSE; TO WHICH IS APPENDED THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF B.W. STONE AND A SKETCH OF DAVID PURVIANCE BY WILLIAM ROGERS

By: Rogers, James R.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Standard Publishing Company: 1910

Seller ID: 76099


Previous owners name on ffep, Some light general wear to boards, esp at spine head and tail, mild foxing to foredge, else a very attractive copy, gilt stamping bright; contents clean, sound . Illus. 237 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

RACCOON JOHN SMITH: FRONTIER KENTUCKY'S MOST FAMOUS PREACHER (RELIGION IN THE SOUTH)

By: Sparks, Elder John

Price: $39.85

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: 2005

Seller ID: 95352


462 pp; Very nice new copy. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

THREE KENTUCKY TRAGEDIES (NEW BOOKS FOR NEW READERS)

By: Taylor, Richard

Price: $4.85

Publisher: Lexington KY, University Press of Kentucky: 1991

Seller ID: 93691


56 pp; Excellent book. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

KENTUCKY AND THE BOURBONS: THE STORY OF ALLEN DALE FARM (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Van Stockum, Ronald R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Louisville, KY, Filson Club: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 78374


An out of print title. Author signed presentation to the previous owner on ffep, minor underlining and margin notes in pencil, else a very attractive copy, binding tight, pages bright, DJ unblemished and protected in a clear removable Brodart cover. 1st Edition. 258 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

FIDELITY FOLKS

By: Wilson, Gordon

Price: $20.75

Publisher: Cynthiana, KY, Hobson Book Press: 1946

Seller ID: 92688


223 pp; Boards are starting to frey at corners, spine edges are scuffed at tips & hinges, top of spine is chipped away about a 1/2 inch, last ep has date in top corner, foredge mildly soiled, else a nice copy. Binding is sound, pages and text are clean. No DJ. View more info