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A NATION OF NATIONS

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Bros.: 1945

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H6746


399p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Cover spine sunned. Includes bibliographical notes. Order leaflet included with this book indicates that a signed copy of this title was available for purchase by mail, which this copy probably was. No. 4 of the Nation of Nations series. Puts forth the premise that the United States isn't essentially Anglo-Saxon but "the blend of cultures from many lands woven of threads from all corners of the earth. Diversity itself is the ... View more info

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MY AMERICA, 1928-1938

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Bros.: 1938

Edition: First

Seller ID: H8327


xvi, 669p. Bottom edge of cover has white residue, price clipped jacket has chips and tears to edges with a 2" tear on front bottom at spine fold. (9-1/2"x6-1/2") View more info

FROM MANY LANDS

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1940

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H9328


350p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Cover corners bumped, spine and edges sunned. 8 pages of b&w photo plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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FROM MANY LANDS

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1940

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H9297


350p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Cover corners bumped, spine sunned, front hinge a bit weak. 8 pages of b&w photo plates. (9-5/8"x6-1/2") View more info

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WHAT'S YOUR NAME? (THE NATION OF NATIONS SERIES, NO. 3)

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Bros.: 1942

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: G2043


[xvi], 247p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Spine sunned. [Christian; 529] (8-3/8"x5-5/8") View more info

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FACETS OF GOOCHLAND (VIRGINIA) COUNTY'S HISTORY

By: Agee, Helène Barret

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Berryville, Virginia, Virginia Book Co.: 1962

Seller ID: H10833


[xii], 227p. Cover corners lightly worn, jacket wrinkled on back with a 1-1/2" tear on top front edge with chips to corners. 8 leaves of b&w photo plates. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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A PARADE OF ALASKA HISTORY SCULPTURED IN BAS-RELIEF FOR THE ALASKA MUTUAL SAVINGS BANK, ANCHORAGE, ALASKA

By: Alaska Mutual Savings Bank

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Anchorage, Alaska, Alaska Mutual Savings Bank: 1976

Seller ID: H4960


48p. Cover lightly soiled. Oblong. B&w photographs. (9-1/4"x12-1/4") View more info

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'PASS IT ON:' THE STORY OF BILL WILSON AND HOW THE A.A. MESSAGE REACHED THE WORLD

By: Alcoholics Anonymous

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alcoholics Anonymous World Services: 1984

Edition: First

Seller ID: H10420


429p. 1st printing. Scratches on front cover, brown spots on top page edges, jacket lightly rubbed with chips to edges. Includes bibliographic sources. B&w photographs. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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KLONDIKE '98: HEGG'S ALBUM OF THE 1898 ALASKA GOLD RUSH

By: Becker, Ethel Anderson

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Binfords & Mort: 1949

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11437


127p. Gift message on page facing title page, souvenir tickets from the former owner's 1953 trip including Canadian National Steamships table assignment and immigration cards, cover corners worn. B&w photographs. (10-3/8"x6-3/4") View more info

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SCOUTMASTER'S PROGRAM NOTEBOOK 1945

By: Boy Scouts of America

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Boy Scouts of America: 1944

Seller ID: P6570


126p. The only pages that have been filled in are for January activities, wrap spine fold sunned. Includes 7 completed Second Class Examination Records cards and 1 blank. B&w illustrations. (6-1/2"x3-7/8") View more info

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MALABAR FARM

By: Bromfield, Louis

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Bros.: 1948

Edition: First

Seller ID: H7838


[x], 405p. Jacket has 6" tear on spine and has a 2" tear on front flap fold that have been tape repaired with back soiled and smaller tears and chips to edges. B&w illustrations. (8-1/2"x5-7/8") View more info

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SMALL GLORIES: A MEMOIR OF SOUTHERN ST. CHARLES COUNTY AND THE FORMATION OF THE FRANCIS HOWELL SCHOOL DISTRICT

By: Brown, Daniel T.; Warlene (Greer) Reed, Editor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St. Charles, Missouri, Howell Foundation: 2003

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: P6515


[xxii], 570p. Signed by author on title page. B&w photographs. (9"x6") View more info

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A MILLION MILES IN NEW YORK STATE

By: Burger, Billy

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Association Press: 1946

Edition: First

Seller ID: H5761


87p. Spot on frontispiece and title page fore edges, p. 45 top corner missing, endpapers have acid discoloration, cover corners worn, jacket has chips to edges. Personal reminiscences of author's work with the YMCA in New York State. B&w photo plates. (7-1/2"x5-1/4") View more info

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COLORADO

By: Carhart, Arthur H.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Coward-McCann: 1932

Seller ID: H12131


xviii, 322p. 2nd printing. Cover has sunned spot on spine that corresponds to a chip on jacket that has additional chips and tears to edges and faded on front. Includes bibliography. B&w illustrations. (8-1/4"x5-7/8") View more info

VACATION TRAMPS IN NEW ENGLAND HIGHLANDS

By: Chamberlain, Allen

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1919

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11041


[xiv], 164p. Former owner's name on front endpaper, endpapers toned, cover corners bumped and spine sunned, tissue at title page creased. The maps were compiled and drawn by Allen & Francis Chamberlain. Written to "serve as a finger-board to indicate some of the 'wilderness' of New England that await the foot-free rover." 9 leaves of b&w maps and 15 leaves of b&w photo plates & frontispiece. (7"x4-3/4") View more info

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THE IMPACT OF INTIMACY: MEXICAN-ANGLO INTERMARRIAGE IN NEW MEXICO, 1821-1846 (SOUTHWESTERN STUDIES, MONOGRAPH NO. 66)

By: Craver, Rebecca McDowell

Price: $24.00

Publisher: El Paso, Texas, Texas Western Press, University of Texas at El Paso: 1982

Edition: First

Seller ID: H10742


79p. Includes bibliography and notes. B&w frontispiece. (9-3/8"x6-1/2") View more info

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1939 FIRST CONVENTION OF THE JUNIOR ORDER OF THE CROATIAN FRATERNAL UNION (PRVA KONVENCIJA POMLADKA)

By: Croatian Fraternal Union of America, Junior Order

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, Penn., Croatian Fraternal Union of America: 1939

Seller ID: G1106


38p. Cover stained, former owner's name on front cover. B&w photographs. Wire bound. (11"x8-1/2") View more info

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THE COLOR OF A GREAT CITY

By: Dreiser, Theodore

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Boni & Liveright: 1923

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12534


[xvi], 286p. Bookstore label on back pastedown, some leaves uncut, fade spots and sizing scraped on cover with spine sunned and gilt worn. In descriptive sketches, Dreiser relates his early impressions of New York City as it was in the first decade and a half of the 20th century. B&w illustrations and 30 brown woodcut illustrated plates and frontispiece. (9"x6") View more info

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NEW ORLEANS: THE CRESCENT CITY

By: Dufour, Charles L.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Arts, Inc.: 1967

Seller ID: H6306


64p. Cover lightly soiled, spots on front of spine, tear on top front edge. Oblong. B&w and color illustrations. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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NEW YORK CITY (LOOK AT AMERICA REGIONAL VOLUME)

By: Editors of Look in Collaboration with Frederick L. Allen

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1948

Seller ID: H6463


394p. Cover corners bumped and bottom edge soiled, jacket has 1" tear at top front edge near flap fold and 2-1/2" tear on top front edge near spine fold with chips and smaller tears to edges and holes on folds. Contemporary guide to post-WWII New York City. B&w and color photographs and maps. A Look Picture Book. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info