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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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Lot of 3 Easton Press Leather Books on 9/11: New York, September 11 + One Nation: America Remembers September 11, 2001 + A Place of Remembrance: Official Book of the National September 11 Memorial
2 Lot of 3 Easton Press Leather Books on 9/11: New York, September 11 + One Nation: America Remembers September 11, 2001 + A Place of Remembrance: Official Book of the National September 11 Memorial
Norwalk Easton Press hardcover 

Deluxe LEATHERBOUND Easton Press editions. Full blue or black lleather, raised spine bands, satin bookmark, moire endpapers, and gilt (gold) page edges, lettering, and decorations; very handsome. Near fine, light scratching on the gilt page edges, light wear on gilt edges, a blank Easton bookplate has been neatly pasted on the front endpaper of Place; overall a very tight & sharp collector's set.

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Price: 49.95 USD
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Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Illinois, Publication Number One
3 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: 40.00 USD
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4 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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5 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 Book o' Beggs: A Genealogical Study of The Beggs Family in America, Also Gleanings Concerning This Ancient Gaelic Family of Beg-Begg-Beig-Begge-Beggs, Beggs, Robert Henry & Clara Beardsley Beggs
6 Beggs, Robert Henry & Clara Beardsley Beggs The Book o' Beggs: A Genealogical Study of The Beggs Family in America, Also Gleanings Concerning This Ancient Gaelic Family of Beg-Begg-Beig-Begge-Beggs
Denver Self-published 1928 First Edition hardcover 

About good, a bit of pulling on front hinge, page 35 has a taped tear and another tear affects some of the blank rear pages, one plate a little loose and another plate bound in a bit off-center, scattered notations (a few of which add information about certain people in the book). The front endpaper bears the inscription 'William Watson Gailey Beggs, Abraham Lincoln Beggs My Father'. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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A Separate Circle: Jewish Life in Knoxville, Tennessee, Besmann, Wendy Lowe
7 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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8 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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9 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: 14.00 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
10 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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Peril and Promise: A Commentary on America, Chancellor, John
11 Chancellor, John Peril and Promise: A Commentary on America
New York Harper & Row 1990 0060163364 / 9780060163365 First Edition hardcover 

Brielfy INSCRIBED by the author! Fine in a near fine, price-clipped dust jacket with a hint of browning, a very sharp, clean copy, apparently unread. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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How Ohio Helped Invent the World, Dalton, Curt
12 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
13 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: 11.55 USD
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14 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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The Dutch and Quaker Colonies in America, 2 Volume Set, Fiske, John
15 Fiske, John The Dutch and Quaker Colonies in America, 2 Volume Set
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1899 First Edition hardcover 

Good to very good, light soiling on covers, Volume I page 159 chipped at corner (text not affected), Volume II a little bumped on a few top page edges and binding is pulling internally between pp 288 & 289, but overall a clean, collectible set. Top edges gilt (gold). With 8 maps. 
Price: 28.10 USD
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Samuel Jones Tilden: A Study in Political Sagacity, Flick, Alexander & Gustav Lobrano
16 Flick, Alexander & Gustav Lobrano Samuel Jones Tilden: A Study in Political Sagacity
Westport Greenwood Press 1973 0837169127 / 9780837169125 Reprint Edition hardcover 

Very good or better, a few hints of foxing (spotting) on page edges, overall a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 45.10 USD
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17 Fonvielle, Chris The Wilmington Campaign: Last Rays of Departing Hope
Campbell Savas Publishing Company 1997 1882810090 / 9781882810093 First Edition hardcover 

Very good in a very good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a nice, clean copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 18.55 USD
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A Time to Heal: The Autobiography of Gerald R. Ford, Ford, Gerald R.
18 Ford, Gerald R. A Time to Heal: The Autobiography of Gerald R. Ford
New York Harper & Row/Reader's Digest 1979 0060112972 / 9780060112974 First Edition hardcover 

SIGNED by President Ford on a tipped-in sheet between the half title & title pages. Very good plus in a very good plus, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a tight, clean, collectible copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 62.55 USD
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19 Fox, Stephen Uncivil Liberties: Italian Americans Under Siege During World War II
USA Universal Publishers 2000 1581127545 / 9781581127546 paperback 

Nearly very good, spine very lightly rolled inward, light cover wear, overall a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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My Melungeon Heritage: A Story of Life on Newman's Ridge, Johnson, Mattie Ruth
20 Johnson, Mattie Ruth My Melungeon Heritage: A Story of Life on Newman's Ridge
Johnson City The Overmountain Press 1997 1570720630 / 9781570720635 3rd printing paperback 

SIGNED by the author! Nearly very good, a clean copy with some wear. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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