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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

ISBN: 0813032598

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0684811073

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


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

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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

ISBN: 081312378X

Condition: New


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

ISBN: 0553067680

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0813108063

Condition: Very Good


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

WILLIAM FAULKNER TOWARD YOKNAPATAWPHA AND BEYOND

By: Brooks, Cleanth

Price: $7.85

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LSU: 1990

Seller ID: 72449

ISBN: 0807116025

Condition: Fine


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

ISBN: 0807116025

Condition: Near Fine


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

ISBN: 0807116025

Condition: Very Good+


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

ISBN: 0471282537

Condition: Fine in Fine+ dust jacket


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

ROBERT PENN WARREN, THE DARK AND BLOODY GROUND

By: Casper, Leonard

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington Press: 1960

Seller ID: 13048

Condition: Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0972638903

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


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

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0975503723

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0813190819

Condition: New


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

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good+


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

FIRST WHITE MAN OF THE WEST, OR THE LIFE AND EXPLOITS OF COL. DANIEL BOONE, THE FIRST SETTLER OF KENTUCKY: INTERSPERSED WITH INCIDENTS IN THE EARLY ANNALS OF THE COUNTRY

By: Flint, Timothy

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Applegate & Co.: 1854

Seller ID: 92500

Condition: Fair


252 pp; Boards and spine are worn and scuffed, pages have some edge wear and foxing. One illustration is torn, facing page is missing small strip from the bottom. Binding is cocked but pages are secure, previous owner's name on front pastedown and endpage. View more info

George Washington

By: Ford, Paul Leicester

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia & New York, J. B. Lippincott: 1930

Edition: Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 83216

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


319 pp; Scarce with dust jacket. Pencil shading in outside gutters, previous owner's name on ffep, minor toning to ep's. DJ is lightly rubbed and edgeworn, with mild soiling, & has several tiny little edge tears. Still this is an attractive book with solid binding and clean tight and unmarked text. DJ protected in a clear Brodat cover. Includes 24 full page BW plates and index. Leicester's classic intimate biography of Washington. Anniversary Edition. ; Always Delivery C... View more info