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FLORIDA LIFE OF THOMAS EDISON

By: Albion, Ms. Michele Wehrwein

Price: $14.85

Publisher: University Press of Florida: 2008

Seller ID: 305001


240 pp; Upper front cover slightly bumped. Purchased from the publisher, no names, pages unmarked. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

UNDAUNTED COURAGE: MERIWETHER LEWIS, THOMAS JEFFERSON, AND THE OPENING OF THE AMERICAN WEST

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 75756


511 pp; First edition. Previous owner's name on front endpage, otherwise like new. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Indian Fighter: The Story Of Nelson A. Miles

By: Bailey, Ralph Edgar

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company: 1965

Seller ID: 66537


Ex-lib with usual marks and stamps, boards with light wear and soil, contents clean, sound. 224 pp.; 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

LOUIS ARMSTRONG

By: Bergreen, Laurence

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Broadway: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 79753


564 pp; Minor edge wear on DJ spine. Fore edge is slightly foxed, some underlining and margin notes; otherwise clean and tight. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

SCHOLAR'S CONSCIENCE: SELECTED WRITINGS OF J. SAUNDERS REDDING, 1942-1977

By: Berry, Faith (editor)

Price: $6.85

Publisher: Lexington, Ky, U. S. A., University Press of Kentucky: 1992

Seller ID: 29184


Wraps show a little edgewear, else an excellent copy, binding tight, pages clean and bright. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

PROFILE OF A PRODIGY: THE LIFE AND GAMES OF BOBBY FISCHER

By: Brady, Frank

Price: $7.50

Publisher: David McKay Co.: 1972

Seller ID: 78469


250 pp; Wraps are toned, spine is creased and slightly edge worn, previous owner's blindstamp on half-title page. Binding is tight, contents are clean. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

WILLIAM FAULKNER TOWARD YOKNAPATAWPHA AND BEYOND

By: Brooks, Cleanth

Price: $7.85

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LSU: 1990

Seller ID: 72449


445 pp; Very light shelf wear, else a very attractive copy, like new. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

WILLIAM FAULKNER TOWARD YOKNAPATAWPHA AND BEYOND

By: Brooks, Cleanth

Price: $6.85

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LSU: 1990

Seller ID: 82318


445 pp; Very light shelf wear, front wrap is missing a tiny chip near the top corner else a very attractive copy, like new. Binding tight, pages clean & bright. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

WILLIAM FAULKNER TOWARD YOKNAPATAWPHA AND BEYOND

By: Brooks, Cleanth

Price: $5.85

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LSU: 1990

Seller ID: 82319


445 pp; Very light shelf wear, lamanite on spine is raised [publisher defect] else a very attractive copy. Minor sun fading along lower edge of rear wrap. Else an attractive copy, binding tight, pages clean & bright. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Jackson's Way: Andrew Jackson and the People of the Western Waters

By: Buchanan, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons Inc: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 86259


434 pp; This is a great book with only previous owner's name on ffep. Book is like new with tight binding & crisp, clean pages and text. Dust jacket remains crisp & clean and is protected in a clear Brodart cover. Includes BW reproductions throughout, bibliography, notes and index. Buchannan details the three decades long bloody campaign that Jackson waged to help the gritty American pioneers take on the powerful tribes in the Old Southwest. ; Always Delivery Confirmatio... View more info

AMERICAN PORTRAIT GALLERY WITH BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF PRESIDENTS, STATESMEN, MILITARY AND NAVAL HEROES, CLERGYMEN, AUTHORS, POETS, ETC. ETC.

By: Buttre, Lillian C.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: J. C. Buttre: 1886

Seller ID: 92328


186 pp; Steel plate engravings. Some scuffing and edge wear on boards and spine, otherwise a clean, tight, attractive copy. View more info

ROBERT PENN WARREN, THE DARK AND BLOODY GROUND

By: Casper, Leonard

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington Press: 1960

Seller ID: 13048


212 pp; Previous owner's bookplate on front paste-down and inked name on ffep, ca. 30 pages have underlined text and/or margin marks, board corners are beginning to mildly fray, ep's faintly toned, DJ is slightly chipped and edgeworn with darkening to the spine, else a good copy, sound binding. DJ protected in a clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

First a Dream (Author Signed)

By: Clayton, Jim; Retherford, Bill

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Knoxville, TN, Fsb Pr: 2002

Seller ID: 66675


Author signed copy, in pristine condition. 399pp.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Jeb Stuart: The Last Cavalier

By: Davis, Burke

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York & Toronto, Rinehart & Co.: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 87307


462 pp; This is a great book with light shelfwear, light endpaper toning, and very faint/ mild foxing on foredges. Dust jacket is price-clipped & edgeworn with chipping at top of spine and light foxing on rear panel & flaps. Still an attractive book however with a solid binding and a clean tight unmarked text. DJ protected in a clear Brodart cover. 1st Edition. Book includes notes, index, maps, and bibliography. Davis' definitive and provocative biography of the dashing ... View more info

Journal for Lalie: Living Through Prostate Cancer (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Dick, David B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, Kentucky, Plum Lick Publishing: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 69872


Signed by author. A beautiful, clean, tight, and unmarked copy. 331 p.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

MILITANT MEDIATOR: WHITNEY M. YOUNG

By: Dickerson, Dennis C.

Price: $23.85

Publisher: Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky: 2004

Seller ID: 82703


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

James Watt, Craftsman and Engineer

By: Dickinson, H. W.

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Cambridge/Macmillan: 1936

Seller ID: 81964


207 pp; Light soil and edgewear to cover; light soil and bookplate to front endpapers; light foxing to fore edge, endpapers and first/last few pages. DJ is soiled and worn, with chips / missing material at corners and spine ends. Otherwise clean and tight - still a nice copy. DJ in clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Bradley Stoughton: Mankind Was My Business

By: Doan, Gilbert E.

Price: $10.50

Publisher: American Society for Metals: 1967

Seller ID: 67779


Minor soiling on wraps, slight toning to edges and spine. Binding is tight, text clean, an attractive copy. 116 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

DAVY CROCKETT: AMERICAN COMIC LEGEND

By: Dorson, Richard M. (Ed. )

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Spiral Press for Rockland Editions: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 77679


171 pp; Previous owner book-plate on front paste-down, top corners gently bumped, light edgewear to boards and spine, very faint foxing to ffep, else an attractive copy, binding tight, text and pages are clean. 1st Edition. 171p; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info