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Image for Denison, Texas Centennial 1872-1972

Denison, Texas Centennial 1872-1972

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Denison, Texas, Heath Printing Company: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10571

Condition: Very Good


One-inch plus tear on the rear cover, bottom edge at the spine. Otherwise, no tears or chips. Sharp corners, binding solid. Large, stapled book documenting 100 years of Denison, Texas with history and photographs. 92 pages with Index. Included with the book is a program for the play, "Century of Pride," presented by Denison Centennial Celebration, Inc. View more info

Image for The Scottish Genealogist (Three Issues): Vol. XXIV, Nos. 1, 3, and 4 - March, September, and December 1977

The Scottish Genealogist (Three Issues): Vol. XXIV, Nos. 1, 3, and 4 - March, September, and December 1977

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Scottish Genealogy Society: 1977

Seller ID: 10572

Condition: Near Fine


Mild wear, clean copies. Quarterly Journal of the Scottish Genealogy Society. Nonconsecutive issues offered together for the continuance of an article across all three issues: A Fortune Unfolded: PART I, The Cochranes of Clippens, runs in March and September 1977. PARTS II and III are found in December 1977: (II) The Ferriers - Hugh Ferrier and Claimants and (III) The Auchinleck Cochranes - The Forbears of Mungo Cochrane. Pedigree charts and family records supplement the text. Other articles in the three issues: Entails as an aid to the genealogist, Count Von Moltke and Scotland, Catalogue of ... View more info

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The Scottish Genealogist: Vol. XXVI, No. 4 - December 1979

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Scottish Genealogy Society: 1979

Seller ID: 10580

Condition: Near Fine


Quarterly Journal of the Scottish Genealogy Society, pp. 61-92. In this issue: The Scottish Schetkys, Membership List for the Kirkmahoe Friendship Society 1801-18, The Killilung Kirkpatricks, The Descent of James Gifford of West Linton, Scottish Marriages, book reviews, and more. View more info

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The Scottish Genealogist: Vol. XXVII, No. 1 - March 1980

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Scottish Genealogy Society: 1980

Seller ID: 10581

Condition: Near Fine


Quarterly Journal of the Scottish Genealogy Society, pp. 1-44. In this issue: The Breingans of Clackmannanshire, Mortcloth and Other Account Records, Mackerlich Campbells in the Breadalbane Court Records, book reviews, and more. View more info

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The Scottish Genealogist: Vol. XXVII, No. 2 - June 1980

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Scottish Genealogy Society: 1980

Seller ID: 10582

Condition: Near Fine


Quarterly Journal of the Scottish Genealogy Society, pp. 45-84. In this issue: Genealogical Research in the Channel Islands, 'The Formative Years' The Infancy of Scottish Accountancy Profession, Genealogy and the Mormons, The Vatican Archives, Holyrood and its Port, book reviews, and more. A notice about society subscriptions laid in at back of journal. View more info

Image for Irish Genealogical Helper - Number 6, January 1976

Irish Genealogical Helper - Number 6, January 1976

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Harbor City, California, Hartwell Company for the Augustan Society, Inc.: 1976

Seller ID: 10586

Condition: Very Good


Dampstaining to front cover and first several pages (barely visible) and associated wrinkling from moisture exposure. Black mark to rear cover. Small, stapled booklet. Pages 71-99. In this issue: Passengers Arriving in the United States 1821, The Irish Surname Woulfe, Some Heraldry and History of Ireland, and more. View more info

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The Story of the American Oil Industry: "Brine to Bonanza"

By: Abrams, Kathleen Crotty (Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Woodlands, Texas, Pioneer Publications: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 04781

Condition: Very Good


Light soiling to covers. Jacket chipped, with large chip at the head of the spine. Protected in a new Mylar sleeve. 430 pages, with Index to American Oil Industry. Illustrated with numerous photographs. View more info

The Modern History of Kuwait 1750-1965

By: Abu Hakima, Ahmad M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Luzac & Company: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05602

ISBN: 0718902599

Condition: Very Good


Clean copy, ninor edge wear to jacket. [xi] 226 pages with Appendices, Map, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated with photographs. View more info

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Woman As Healer

By: Achterberg, Jeanne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Shambhala: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09486

ISBN: 0877734445

Condition: Near Fine


A trace of reading and shelf wear to book and jacket. Clean copy. 241 pages with Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated. A panoramic survey of the healing activities of women from prehistoric times to the present. View more info

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Where Have All the Flower Children Gone? A P.E.A.C.E. of Hipstory

By: Adams, Barry E. "Plunker"

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Missoula, Montana, Self Published: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10515

Condition: Very Good


Reading crease to the spine. The front cover is pulling away from the spine slightly. Overall, a nice clean copy of this scarce book on the history of the hippie and post-hippie era by one who lived it. From the author: "This hip-story, as I call it, is written as 'truth in fiction': end result of many days of my participating/observing these last many years. It all began for me in the Early Days, of the Haight-Asbury, 1966. I hope you enjoy this." An outgrowth of the hippie movement was the Rainbow Family Gatherings, for which Barry Adams is credited as one of the initiators. 280 pages with e... View more info

A Text-book of Commercial Geography

By: Adams, Cyrus C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05087

Condition: Very Good


Spotting to front cover. Inner hinge cracking at front cover and starting at rear cover, but covers are firm. The book is tight and square. Previous owner bookplate (small) on the front pastedown endpaper. 505 pages with Index. Many illustrations, maps and photos depicting commerce and industry around the world as it moved into the twentieth century. Interesting history of industrial development. View more info

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J├╝disches Ulm: Schaupl├Ątze und Spuren

By: Adams, Myrah and Christof Maihoefer

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Haigerloch, Germany, Verlag Medien und Dialog Klaus Schubert: 1998

Seller ID: 10807

ISBN: 3933231035

Condition: Fine


A walking tour of Ulm, Germany with Jwish history sites of interest. Illustrated, including maps inside the front and rear cover flaps. German language text. 34 pages. View more info

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Recipes for Living in Big Sur

By: Addlerman, Pat; Judith Goodman; Mary Harrington (Editors)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Big Sur, California, The Big Sur Historical Society: 1987

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 10232

Condition: Good


Some edge wear and creasing to the covers. Several small stains to the rear cover and upper rear corner. No marks or writing. Binding tight. 155 pages of recipes reflecting the Big Sur area together with local history. Recipe Index included at end of book. Illustrated with drawings and historical photos. View more info

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Daimler & Benz: The Complete History: The Birth and Evolution of the Mercedes-Benz

By: Adler, Dennis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Collins: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09018

ISBN: 0060890266

Condition: Very Good


Lightly bumped corners. The top edge of the dust jacket has also been bumped and a short stretch of it shows a light crease. Otherwise, a clean, solid copy with no writing or marks. 277 pages with Index. Profusely illustrated with photos and a section of Mercedes-Benz vintage poster art. View more info

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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 31, Number 3, Fall 2001; Special Issue: Sacrifice: Medieval and Early Modern

By: Aers, David and Sarah Beckwith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Durham, North Carolina, Duke University Press: 2001

Seller ID: 03999

Condition: Near Fine+


Pages 443-691. Some of the articles include: A Martyr to Love: Sacrificial Desire in the Poetry of Bernart de Ventadorn; "The Living Witness of our Redemption": Martyrdom and Imitation in Chaucer's Prioress's Tale; and "That Spectacle of Too Much Weight": The Poetics of Sacrifice in Donne, Herbert, and Milton. View more info

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Red Rock Sacred Mountain: The Canyons & Peaks from Sedona to Flagstaff

By: Aitchison, Stewart

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stillwater, Minnesota, Voyageur Press: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 06339

ISBN: 0896582159

Condition: Near Fine


Faint reading crease on rear cover, else fine. 125 pages with numerous photographs from the author illustrating the text, both of which take the reader on a natural history journey through the region--the canyons and peaks from Sedona to Flagstaff, Arizona. The author has signed the title page to the previous owner: "To Bob..." View more info

Image for From Buffalo Bayou to Galveston Bay: The Centennial History of the Houston Yacht Club 1897-1997

From Buffalo Bayou to Galveston Bay: The Centennial History of the Houston Yacht Club 1897-1997

By: Akkerman, Dora F. (Sam)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: LaPort, Texas, Houston Yacht Club: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09554

Condition: Fine


200 pages with Index and numerous historical photos. View more info

Image for Pitt: The Story of the University of Pittsburgh, 1787-1987

Pitt: The Story of the University of Pittsburgh, 1787-1987

By: Alberts, Robert C. (SIGNED)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 04578

ISBN: 0822911507

Condition: Fine


Minor edge wear and a few small edge tears to the jacket. 537 pages with Appendices, Notes and Sources, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated. Heavy book that will require extra postage for expedited or international delivery. View more info

Image for The Royal Opposition: The Story of the British Generals in the American Revolution

The Royal Opposition: The Story of the British Generals in the American Revolution

By: Alderman, Clifford Lindsey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Crowell-collier press/collier-macmillan Limited: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09622

Condition: Very Good


Mild edge wear and a small amount of paper residue (sticker removal perhaps) on the front free endpaper. The dust jacket has a couple of small, closed edge tears. Protected in a Mylar archival sleeve. 180 page with Suggested Further Reading and Index. Stories of the British High Command in America's War for Independence, aimed at young readers (age 12-16). Profiles of the following: Gage, Carleton, Burgoyne, Howe, Clinton, and Cornwallis. View more info

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"Ripples" and Other Poems and Stories

By: Allen, Daisy C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houston, Marion A. Allen Design: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01226

Condition: Fine


Inscribed to the previous owner by Marion Allen Harrison, daughter of the author and publisher of this volume, limited to 150 copies, of which this is number 87. Photo of the author and her husband affixed to inside cover, with signatures beneath (appears printed with the book). A collection of prose and poetry and family history. View more info