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Des Plaines, Illinois 125th Anniversary Centi-Quad-O-Rama, 1835 - 1960
1 Des Plaines, Illinois 125th Anniversary Centi-Quad-O-Rama, 1835 - 1960
Des Plaines Des Plaines Chamber of Commerce 1960 hardcover 

Very good or better, light cover wear, overall a nice, clean copy. Festivities, sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce, were August 23rd thru 28th, 1960. History, advertisements, and more. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Illinois, Publication Number One
2 Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Illinois, Publication Number One
Chicago Oliphant Printing Company 1900 First Edition hardcover 

Presentation gift inscription from Prof. Victor Clifton Anderson, one of the listed members of the society. Fair plus, the front/upper corner is frayed/chipped, some additional lighter wear near edges & corners, light soiling on covers, last index page has a tear, else a solid copy with clean pages. Bound in three-quarter leather with raised spine bands and gilt lettering & decorations 
Price: 43.00 USD
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3 Andersen, Peter The Lanark Era, Volume One: Births, Marriages and Deaths 1895 - 1911
Milton Global Heritage Press 1998 0968252427 / 9780968252420 hardcover 

Near fine, publisher price sticker on endpaper, tiny tear on last page, overall a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 35.55 USD
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4 Andersen, Peter The Lanark Era, Volume Two: Births, Marriages and Deaths 1912 - 1936
Milton Global Heritage Press 1998 0968252435 / 9780968252437 hardcover 

Fine, a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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The Iron Curtain Over America, Beaty, John
5 Beaty, John The Iron Curtain Over America
Barboursville Chestnut Mountain Books 1968 25th printing hardcover 

Good to very good, light pressure indentation on rear cover, inner binding a little weak towards center of book, in a good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some chipping & edgewear, overall a clean, vintage copy. Scarce in these older hardcover printings. 
Price: 53.00 USD
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A Separate Circle: Jewish Life in Knoxville, Tennessee, Besmann, Wendy Lowe
6 Besmann, Wendy Lowe A Separate Circle: Jewish Life in Knoxville, Tennessee
Knoxville University of Tennessee Press 2001 1572331259 / 9781572331259 paperback 

Warmly INSCRIBED by the author! Good plus to very good, several folded page corners, else sharp & clean. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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7 Bogart, Ernest Ludlow The Economic History of the United States
San Bernadino CreateSpace 2017 1502320533 / 9781502320537 paperback 

Nearly very good, a couple of creased pages, else very sharp & clean. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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8 Branson, Susan These Fiery Frenchified Dames: Women and Political Culture in Early National Philadelphia
Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania 2001 0812217772 / 9780812217773 First Paperback Printing paperback 

Fine, a very sharp, clean copy. First paperback printing with full number line. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Collegiate Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the City of New York: Her Organization and Development, 1628-1928, Brower, William Leverich & Henry P. Miller
9 Brower, William Leverich & Henry P. Miller Collegiate Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the City of New York: Her Organization and Development, 1628-1928
New York Collegiate Reformed Dutch Church 1928 First Edition hardcover 

Good to very good, front hinge neatly repaired, owner info on flypage, a couple of tiny tear on page edges, a few erased pencil marks, pages lightly browned, yet overall, a clean, vintage copy. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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American Trails Series, 6 book SET: Doomed Road of Empire + The Great North Trail + The Devil's Backbone + Westward Vision + The Golden Road + The California Trail, Carter, Hodding & Dan Cushman & Jonathan Daniels & David Lavender & Felix Riesenberg &George Stewart
10 Carter, Hodding & Dan Cushman & Jonathan Daniels & David Lavender & Felix Riesenberg &George Stewart American Trails Series, 6 book SET: Doomed Road of Empire + The Great North Trail + The Devil's Backbone + Westward Vision + The Golden Road + The California Trail
New York McGraw-Hill 1963-1966 hardcover 

6 book set. Books are very good to near fine; dust jackets (in fresh mylar protectors) are good plus to nearly very good with some wear; jacket prices are all intact. Overall, a nice, clean, vintage set. Doomed is a first edition, the others are later printings.

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Price: 44.95 USD
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Jones Genealogy, Being a Record of the Descendants of Hugh Jones of Salem, Massachusetts, Emigrant from Wincanton, England, 1635 - 1931, Clark, Myrtle B.
11 Clark, Myrtle B. Jones Genealogy, Being a Record of the Descendants of Hugh Jones of Salem, Massachusetts, Emigrant from Wincanton, England, 1635 - 1931
Salem Higginson Book Company 1971 0832893560 / 9780832893568 Facsimile Edition hardcover 

Near fine, owner bookplate, else very sharp.

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Price: 18.55 USD
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The Price of Freedom, Coolidge, Calvin
12 Coolidge, Calvin The Price of Freedom
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1924 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, light spine wear & some fading of spine lettering, small tear on rear index page, overall a surprisingly nice, clean copy; no dust jacket. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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How Ohio Helped Invent the World, Dalton, Curt
13 Dalton, Curt How Ohio Helped Invent the World
Dayton Self Published 2001 1492233226 / 9781492233220 First Edition paperback 

SIGNED by the author. Very good, a clean copy with light corner wear. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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The Year of Decision: 1846, DeVoto, Bernard
14 DeVoto, Bernard The Year of Decision: 1846
Boston Little, Brown 1943 Book Club Edition hardcover 

Very good, light foxing (spotting) on covers & spine, in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), overall a nice, clean, vintage copy. 
Price: 12.55 USD
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15 DiStasi, Lawrence Una Storia Segreta: The Secret History of Italian American Evacuation and Internment during World War II
Berkeley Heydey Books 2001 1890771406 / 9781890771409 First Edition paperback 

Very good, a clean copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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16 Doolittle, Bill The Kentucky Derby
Portland/Louisville Carpe Diem Books/Shircliff Publ. 2016 0989710459 / 9780989710459 First Edition hardcover 

Near fine, small gift-inscription on endpaper, in a near fine dust jacket, overall a very nice, tight copy.

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Price: 20.65 USD
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17 Dow, Jim American Studies
Brooklyn Powerhouse Books 2011 1576875652 / 9781576875650 2nd printing hardcover 

Good to very good, some outer corners lightly bumped, hint of folding on front pages, else very sharp & clean.

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Price: 11.10 USD
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Journals of the Privy Council, 1783-1789, Edwards, Adele Stanton
18 Edwards, Adele Stanton Journals of the Privy Council, 1783-1789
Columbia University of South Carolina Press 1971 0872499162 / 9780872499164 First Edition hardcover 

Near fine, a sharp, clean book, in a good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some wear & small chips. 
Price: 17.55 USD
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South Central Frontiers: A History of the South Central Mennonite Conference, Erb, Paul
19 Erb, Paul South Central Frontiers: A History of the South Central Mennonite Conference
Scottdale Herald Press 1974 0836111966 / 9780836111965 First Edition hardcover 

Very good plus, a nice, clean copy. Studies in Anabaptist & Mennonite History, Volume 17. 
Price: 30.55 USD
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American Guide Series, 10 Book Set: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Kentucky, Oregon, U.S., Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of California
20 Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of California American Guide Series, 10 Book Set: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Kentucky, Oregon, U.S.
New York Hastings House, etc. hardcovers 

Includes: The American Guide: A Source Book and Complete Travel Guide for the United States edited by Henry Alsberg, 1949 book club edition; *Alabama: A Guide to the Deep South, 1949 2nd printing; *Alaska: Last American Frontier by Merle Colby, 1943 7th printing (brief inscription on half-title page); Arizona: A State Guide, 1947 7th printing; Arkansas: A Guide to the State, 1948 2nd printing (soiling on spine); Colorado: A Guide to the Highest State, 1951 6th printing; Florida: A Guide to the Southernmost State, 1949 6th printing; Idaho: A Guide in Word and Picture, 1950 revised edition (bumped corner) ; *Kentucky: A Guide to the Bluegrass State, 1947 4th printing; * Oregon: End of the Trail, 1940 presumed first edition.. Most of these are published by Hastings House; Florida & Idaho are published by Oxford University Press. Most books do not list specific authors, instead being by the Federal Writers' Program or the state agencies of such; in the cases where they are listed, we have indicated that. * indicates the books that come with a folding map at rear. Good plus to very good, some books have light soiling or foxing (spotting) on covers or spines, some more noticeable issues are mentioned above, but overall, a quite decent & clean set; no dust jackets. Several of these books are quite scarce! Save on shipping, buy all 10 books at once!

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Price: 119.35 USD
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