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The History of the Young Ladies' Institute

By: N/A

Price: $34.99

Publisher: Privately Published: 1956

Seller ID: 000315

Condition: Good


51 pages. One black-and-white illustration; reproductions of the original Articles of Incorporation. "The Young Ladies' Institute was founded in San Francisco, September 5, 1887. It was on the occasion of a social visit by Mrs. Richardson and Mrs. Coogan to the home of Mrs. Sweeney that Young Ladies' Institute had its inception.....They then decided to organize a society of Catholic young women for beneficial and social purposes. They first interviewed Archbishop Rio... View more info

The War and America War Citizenship Lessons

By: Ashley, Roscoe Lewis

Price: $24.99

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1918

Seller ID: 000531

Condition: Good


103 pages. Black-and-white frontispiece (portrait of President Wilson.) Gray hardcover is worn; corners bumped, tear to top spine. Pages are age toned, clean and unmarked. Part of The Ashley Books on The New Social Science for Secondary Schools. Contents include: How Germany Sought to Dominate the World; Helping Uncle Sam Finance the War; The Clothing Problem and the War; The Food Problem; Uncle Sam's Fighting Forces; and more. View more info

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Atlantic Highlands (Images of America)

By: Gabrielan, Randall

Price: $14.99

Publisher: Dover, New Hampshire, Arcadia Publishing: 1996

Seller ID: 000691

ISBN: 0-75240278-1

Condition: Good Plus


128 pages. Black-and-white photographs. Softcover has minor wear to edges; corners are bumped. Small crease lower front corner and first few pages.. Pages are otherwise clean and bright. View more info

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The Enigma of the Bay Psalm Book and The Bay Psalm Book : A Facsimile Reprint of the First Edition of 1640 (2 Vol. set)

By: Haraszti, Zoltan

Price: $24.99

Publisher: Chicago, The University of Chicago Press: 1965

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 000587

Condition: Good Plus


The Enigma of the Bay Psalm Book: 144 pages. The Bay Psalm Book: unpaginated. Brown hardcovers have minor bumping at tops and bottoms of spine and lightly bumped corners. Blindstamped decorations to front and rear boards. Erasures of pencil marks on front free endpapers of both volumes. The other pages are clean and unmarked. No slipcase. View more info

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A Visit to Old Troy In Pictures and Prose

By: Moore, H. Irving (Compiled and Edited by)

Price: $24.99

Publisher: Troy, New York, 1973

Seller ID: 000145

Condition: Good


10 pages of text + 140 full page, black-and-white illustrations. Contents include: Early Beginnings; Troy Doctor in Civil War; First New York State Pianos; Cold Summer of 1816; Hendrick Hudson's Half Moon; And Then There Were None; Uncle Sam Wilson; Athenaeum Building; Some Noted Trojans who Served Troy; Some Prominent Trojans; A Troy Investment; Uncle Tom in Troy; Troy's Six Squares; Troy Had First Cop; Street Names Changed. Some of the topics just listed are full page,... View more info

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Swedish Settlements in Western Illinois With Brief Biographies of Some of Their Noted Men and Women of Swedish Descent

By: Nelson, O.M.

Price: $99.99

Publisher: 1939

Seller ID: 000706

Condition: Fair


122 pages. No publisher, no location. Title on cover is Swedish Settlements in Iowa and Western Illinois. Includes advertisements from local businesses in 1939. Softcover is very worn, with writing on front cover. Damp staining to upper 1/4 of last half. Holes in side and bottom margins of last four pages. Pages are otherwise age toned with no markings. Brief (one paragraph) biographies include Victor Wallen, Ralph A. Eklund, Eric A. Anderson, Rev. Andreas Daniel Freden,... View more info

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Across the San Juan Mountains.

By: Rickard, T.A.

Price: $14.99

Publisher: Ouray, Colorado, Bear Creek Publishing Co.: 1980

Seller ID: 000188

Condition: Good


Reprint of the 1907 edition. Black-and-white illustrations. Softcover has minor wear to edges. Front cover has one small crease and small area of discoloration from a sticker. Pages are clean and unmarked. View more info

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History of the Coosa Baptist Association

By: Sartain, J.A.

Price: $49.99

Publisher: 1978

Seller ID: 000710

Condition: Good


199 pages. No publisher, no location. Black-and-white photographs. Contains the original text of the 1936 publication plus additional information up to 1977. Blue hardcover with chipping gilt titles has wear to the edges and bumped corners. Inscription to previous owner and a small damp stain on front pastedown. Text pages are clean and unmarked. No dust jacket. View more info

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Tennessee's Children and Youth. A Report to the Honorable Buford Elllington, Governor. State of Tennessee.

By: The Planning Commmittee for the 1960 White House Conference on Children and Youth

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee Commission on Yourth Guidance: 1960

Seller ID: 001018

Condition: Good


73 pages. Softcover is worn at edge and spine with light soiling. Pages are lightly age toned, clean, and unmarked. View more info

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Thompson Collections A Research Tool

By: Thompson, Margaret Mary SCN

Price: $64.99

Publisher: Unknown (Nazareth, Kentucky?), Unknown:

Seller ID: 000626

Condition: Good


276 pages. Black-and-white photographs. Brown hardcover has minor wear and soiling. Previous owner's address sticker and writing on front pastedown. Some highlighting. One page has been taped in (possible revision?) Several small pieces of paper with additional typed information have been glued to several pages. Focusing mainly on the family of Benjamin J. Thompson (1805-1892) of Marion County, Kentucky, the book also contains information in general on the Thompson, Gree... View more info