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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

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

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

Daniel Boone and the Opening of the Ohio Country

By: Cavan, Seamus

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Langhorne, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Chelsea House Pub: 1991

Seller ID: 66730


Book is in excellent condition, a very attractive copy. 111 pg; 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

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

George Washington

By: Ford, Paul Leicester

Price: $35.00

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

Edition: Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 83216


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

Kinta Years: An Oklahoma Childhood

By: Giles, Janice Holt

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 92157


337 pp; Excellent book in dust jacket with edge wear at the tips, a very nice tight clean and attractive book ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Life and Papers of A. L. P. Green, D.D.

By: Green, William M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Nashville,, Southern Methodist Publishing House: 1877

Seller ID: 69805


591 pp; Some edge wear and scuffing on boards and spine, light foxing throughout, binding is tight. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Being the Story of Fabulous John smith, Virginia's First Explorer and Author

By: Henderson, Brantley

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Richmond, VA, Whittet and Shepperson: 1957

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 65324


Minor toning; sticker on ffep. 106 pp.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

GENERAL TAYLOR (GREAT COMMANDERS SERIES)

By: Howard, Oliver Otis

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Co: 1898

Seller ID: 66441


386 pp; Half leather binding. Boards and spine are soiled and scuffed, light foxing on endpages. Binding is tight, text is clean. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

TUPPERWARE UNSEALED: BROWNIE WISE, EARL TUPPER, AND THE HOME PARTY PIONEERS

By: Kealing, Bob

Price: $14.85

Publisher: University Press of Florida: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 92495


264 pp; An excellent book, purchased directly from the publisher, a newcopy. View more info

TUPPERWARE UNSEALED: BROWNIE WISE, EARL TUPPER, AND THE HOME PARTY PIONEERS

By: Kealing, Bob

Price: $10.85

Publisher: University Press of Florida: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 93095


264 pp; An excellent book, purchased directly from the publisher, View more info

Mary Austin Holley : A Biography (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Lee, Rebecca Smith

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1962

Seller ID: 69518


No. 2 in Elma Dill Russell Spencer Foundation series, author signed on title page; DJ has some edgewear, esp at spine head, sm closed tear at top edge of front panel; spine cloth has faint soil, contents very clean, binding tight. A very attractive copy. 447 pp.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

ABRAHAM LINCOLN, PRESIDENT-ELECT: THE FOUR CRITICAL MONTHS FROM ELECTION TO INAUGURATION

By: Mansch, Larry D.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Jefferson, N. C., McFarland & Company: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 71078


Pictorial covers. 228p. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

GEORGE PEABODY: A BIOGRAPHY

By: Parker, Franklin

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Vanderbilt University Press: 1995

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 84668


278 pp; Very faint shelf wear to wraps, else an excellent copy. Binding tight, pages are crisp, clean & bright. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Lanterns on the Levee: Recollections of a Planter's Son

By: Percy, William Alexander; Percy, Walker

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Louisiana State University Press: 1973

Seller ID: 81978


347 pp; A nice solid book with light edgewear and scuffing to wraps and a lightly creased spine, But interior and text remain wonderfully clean tight and unmarked. Percy's grew up in the 'Old South' as it left its semifeudal heritage and became the unstable climate of the 1940s; his story remains to this day an intimate, honest, and soul-probing record. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Andrew Jackson

By: Remini, Robert V.

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, Twayne Publishers: 1966

Seller ID: 70506


Twayne's Rulers and Statesmen of the World Series (Trow 2). Light jacket rubbing & edgewear with sunned spine; minor underlining & highlighting; name stamp on half title; else a sound binding and a great copy. 212p. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

CORRESPONDANCE OF JOHN CLEVES SYMMES; FOUNDER OF THE MIAMI PURCHASE

By: Symmes, John Cleves

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Co.: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 66103


Title page & frontispiece have mild foxing along upper edge, very light shelf wear to corners & spine, otherwise a very attractive copy, binding tight text clean. 1st Edition. 312pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

THREE KENTUCKY GENTLEMEN OF THE OLD ORDER (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Townsend, John Wilson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Frankfort, KY, Roberts Printing Company: 1946

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 91944


51 pp; Author signed on ffep. Board and spine corners are beginning to very lightly fray, rear end page has a spot of soiling, else an attractive copy, binding is tight, text is clean. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books.; Signed by Author View more info