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The Record 1920 Valparaiso University (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Valparaiso, Indiana, 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023557


Worn brown suede cover with gold lettering, head of spine burnt (about 2 inches), previous owner's name written on front free end-paper, there is no other writing in the book, 235pp., with ads, last few pages have insect damage at lower right corner (without textual loss), Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Regulations and Premium List of the Eighteeth Annual Wenona Union Fair to be held at Wenona, Illinois, September 10, 11, 12, 13 & 14, 1888 - $3,801.00 Offered in Premiums. (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Wenona, IL, Index and Gazette Printing: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030746


Sewn pamphlet. Original paper wraps. Closed tear on rear cover. Small tears on corners of title page with no loss to text. Remainder of US postage stamp on front cover. Creased. 33pp. Full refund if not satisfied. Rare. View more info

The Illio 1948 (Volume 55) First Edition

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of Illinois: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033054


Annual yearbook of the University of Illinois for 1948. Green cloth with cream lettering. Illustrated end-papers. No writing in the book. Solid clean copy. 708pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. View more info

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Our Missouri (Signed First Edition)

By: Albert F. Elsea and Neil Moss

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by one of the authors

Seller ID: 020383


First Edition. Decorated cloth, gift inscription by Neil Moss to his mother on ffep., colored map, illustrated, 352pp., index, binding tight, includes handwritten note of appreciation from Marjorie Votruba to "Neil Darling" on Hotel Fairgrounds (St. Louis) letterhead, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Dial 1971: University City High School (First Edition)

By: Beth Ladin and Nancy Shatzman, Editors

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University City, MO, Self-published: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023338


Red padded cloth, gold and black lettering and design, pictorial end-papers, no writing in the book, nice copy, 223pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Big Al's Official Guide to Chicago-ese

By: Bill Reilly

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, McGraw-Hill Contemporary: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024167


Paperback, illustrated, no writing in the book, 64pp., Full refund if not satisfied. With a Foreword by Mike Royko. View more info

Good Medicine: The First 150 Years of Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center (First Edition)

By: Bowman, Jim

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Chicago Review Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029063


Tan cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. Portrait frontispiece. x, 214pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Ohio Genealogical Periodical Index: A County Guide (First Edition)

By: Carol Willsey Flavell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Youngstown, OH, Self-published: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027320


Paperback. Stapled booklet with printed cardboard covers. No writing in the book. 46pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Ohio Genealogical Periodical Index: A County Guide (First Edition)

By: Carol Willsey Flavell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Youngstown, OH, Self-published: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027322


Paperback. Stapled booklet with printed cardboard covers. No writing in the book. 46pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

We're Loyal to You, Illinois: The Story of the University of Illinois Bands under Albert Austin Harding for 43 years (Signed First Edition)

By: Cary Clive Burford

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Danville, IL, The Interstate: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 030477


Illustrated cloth. Author's gift inscription inside front cover. There is no other writing in the book. Illustrated. x, 741pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. Quite a nice, solid copy. View more info

The Cap and Gown 1925 Volume XXX (First Edition)

By: Charles Burroughs Anderson and Earle W. English

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Junior Class of the University of Chicago: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028933


Burgundy cloth with embossed lettering and design. Previous owner's name written inside front cover. There is no other writing in the book (unusual for a yearbook). Illustrated. 525pp. University of Chicago annual in great shape. Includes Convocation bulletin with several other memorabilia. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Illio 1947 (Volume 54) First Edition

By: Charlotte Krasne Ramenofsky, Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Illinois: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033053


Annual Yearbook of the University of Illinois. This was the yearbook of Nobel Prize winner, Jack Kilby who won the Nobel in Physics in 2000 for the integrated circuit. He was also the inventor of the hand-held calculator. Pictorial cloth. Decorated end-papers. 634pp., index. Pages somewhat damp-stained. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Circle Pines Center: 35th Anniversary Anthology (First Edition)

By: Circle Pines Center

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Delton, MI, Self-published: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038500


First Edition. Spiral binding. Rare book. Illustrated. 143pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Evanston's Yesterdays (limited first edition)

By: Clyde D. Foster

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Evanston, 1956

Edition: numbered first edition

Inscription: signed

Seller ID: 006633


Nice Copy. No writing in the book - not even an owners name. This book comes with a hand written letter from the author. This copy is #585 of 1500 copies. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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McKenzie County, North Dakota: Including its History, the Theodore Roosevelt National Park, and the Little Missouri National Grassland, and More

By: Clyde, Sharon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Earth Eyes Travel Guides: 2012

Seller ID: 037121


Paperback. Previous owner's return address label inside front cover. Illustrated. 111pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Red Foxes of Michigan (First Edition)

By: David A. Arnold

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lansing, MI, Michigan Department of Conservation: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034645


Pictorial cover. Minor marginalia. 48pp. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The 1948 LaCrosse State Teachers College (First Edition)

By: Don Meinert and LeRoy Vitale

Price: $15.00

Publisher: LaCrosse, WI, Self-published: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031122


The La Crosse State Teachers College Training School educated teachers at the University of Wisconsinâ??La Crosse in La Crosse, Wisconsin. The college continued until 1973, when it closed and was renamed Morris Hall in honor of Thomas Morris, who was instrumental in the establishment of the University of Wisconsinâ??La Crosse. Red cloth with white and gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Illustrated end-papers. 223pp., with ads. Full refund if not s... View more info

North Dakota Agricultural College: Government Agricultural Experiment Station of North Dakota: Bulletin No. 81: Practical Paint Tests in 1907 (First Edition)

By: E. F. Ladd

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Fargo, ND, 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036110


Stapled pamphlet. First Edition. pp577-714. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

North Dakota Agricultural College: Government Agricultural Experiment Station of North Dakota: Bulletin No. 70: Paints and their Compositions (First Edition)

By: E. F. Ladd and C. D. Holley

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Fargo, ND, 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036111


All about leaded paint before they knew better. Stapled pamphlet. First Edition. pp53-116. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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A Guidebook to the Geology of Lake Superior's Apostle Islands National Lakeshore

By: Edward B. Nuhfer and Mary P. Dalles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dubuques, IA, W. C. Brown Publishers: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015175


Paperback. Illustrated with photos. No writing in the book. 74pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Columbus: The Discovery City : A Contemporary Portrait (First Edition)

By: Franken, Harry B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Windsor Pubns: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035505


Colorful photography of the Discovery City. Brown cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Mylar cover. Illustrated. 504pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Story of Wisconsin's Great Canning Industry (Signed First Edition)

By: Fred A. Stare

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, The Canning Trade: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 031186


Green cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Illustrated. No writing in the book. Laid in signed photo of the author. Solid copy. 630pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

And That's the Way It Was

By: Fred P. Lund

Price: $20.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, Self-published: 1973

Seller ID: 038946


A series of true stories, slightly embellished, that occurred in northern Wisconsin from the 1890's to 1910. Author's gift inscription on title page. Illustrated. 159; [13]. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

And That's the Way It Was

By: Fred P. Lund

Price: $20.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, Self-published: 1973

Seller ID: 038948


A series of true stories, slightly embellished, that occurred in northern Wisconsin from the 1890's to 1910. Author's gift inscription on title page. Illustrated. 159; [13]. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Commerce of the Prairies (American Exploration and Travel Series)

By: Gregg, Josiah; Moorhead, Max L. [Editor]; Simmons, Marc [Foreword];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1974

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 019578


Written as a scrupulously accurate guidebook to the prairies and as an authoritative account of the early Santa Fe trade, Commerce of the Prairies has been a favorite of historians, ethnologists, naturalists, and collectors of Western Americana for generations. But Greggs masterpiece is not for specialists alone: its vivid descriptions of desert mirages, wagon caravans, Indian alarms and attacks, buffalo hunts, and other early Western phenomena will delight all who wish... View more info

Cracker Hill Crumbs: A Historical Sketch of the Parma Area

By: Guy E. Livesay

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, MI, The Exponent Press: 1976

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 031863


Scarce history of Parma, Michigan. Illustrated profusely with photos. A near fine condition copy of the second printing. Brown illustrated cloth. 196pp. No writing in the book. Clean, solid and attractive copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Indiana 1926 (First Edition)

By: Indiana Historical Bureau and Board of Public Printing

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, William B. Burford: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036777


Foreword by Governor Ed Jackson. Paperback. Color frontispiece. Decorated end-papers. Brown, blind stamped State seal on front cover. Illustrated. 64pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Michiganensian 1899 (First Edition)

By: J. A. Bardin, Editor

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, Inland Press: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035724


Original publisher's cloth with green and gold design and lettering n front cover. Inner hinges a bit weak. Illustrated. Not paginated. Full refund if not satisfied. Rare Annual of the University of Michigan for 1899. View more info

Image for 1797 - 1897 Centennial Souvenir of Steubenville and Jefferson County, O(hio) FIRST EDITIONrst Edition)

1797 - 1897 Centennial Souvenir of Steubenville and Jefferson County, O(hio) FIRST EDITIONrst Edition)

By: J. H. Andrews, Compiler

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Herald Publishing Co: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026236


Rare. Paperback, pictorial front cover, profusely illustrated, no writing in the book, 200pp. Oblong. Corners of front cover curled. Illustrated with photos, local government, police force, fire department, all major industry and commerce, pictured and well described, railways, transportation, workforce, religion, education. View more info

Image for A Photo Album of Ohio's Canal Era: 1825-1913

A Photo Album of Ohio's Canal Era: 1825-1913

By: Jack Gieck

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kent State University Press: 1988

Edition: second printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 013355


The four-fold map of the Ohio-Erie Canal is laid in. Inscribed by the author on title page. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for The History of the County of Highland, in the State of Ohio

The History of the County of Highland, in the State of Ohio

By: James H. Thompson

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Hillsboro, OH, Hillsboro Gazette Job Room: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017522


Rebound in blue cloth, personal library bookplate on ffep., 132pp., index, title page and two successive pages have a one-inch square piece of clear tape at top, middle of pages. No writing in the book - not even an owners name.Binding tight. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The One Hundredth Anniversary of Saint Joseph Parish, Racine, Wisconsin (1975)

By: James May, Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Louisville, KY, Bel Air Church Directory Publishers: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036951


Pictorial boards. Illustrated. 98pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Big Bull Falls: Postcard views of Wausau, Wisconsin (Signed First Edition)

By: John and Jane Janke

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wausau, WI, Birch Lake Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by both authors

Seller ID: 027622


Black leather with pictorial paste-down on front cover. Illustrated end-papers. Authors' signatures on title page. 180 postcard views. Not paginated. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Western Journals of John May: Ohio Company Agent and Business Adventurer

By: John May; Editor-Dwight L. Smith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Historical and Philosophical Society of Ohio: 1961

Seller ID: 019647


No writing or markings in the book. Very light foxing. Grey cloth covers with blue lettering. Spine slightly darkened, corner bumped. A clean, tight copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

City of the Century: A History of Gary, Indiana (Signed First Edition)

By: Lane, James B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bloomington and London, Indiana University Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 038523


The United States Steel Corporation founded Gary in 1906 as an experiment in industrial urban planning, and the inscription on the city's official seal accordingly proclaims it the "City of the Century." Gary proved to be no more immune to the woes of industrialization than any other American city, however. To some, in fact, it has come to epitomize all that is wrong with contemporary urban life. But as this book clearly shows, the people of Gary have refused to ... View more info

Chicago: The History of its Reputation 1833 Centennial Edition 1933

By: Lloyd Lewis and Henry Justin Smith

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York City, Blue Ribbon Books: 1929

Edition: Centennial Edition

Seller ID: 029481


Centennial Edition. Red cloth with black lettering on spine and front cover. No writing in the book. Frontispiece. Illustrated. xii, 518pp., index. Spine discolored. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Lost Chicago

By: Lowe, David Garrard

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Wings Books: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039965


Two toned cloth. Inside of dust wrapper is lightly stained. xii, 241pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Pioneer Days: Early History of Jefferson County, Ohio (First Edition)

By: Mary Donaldson Sinclair

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Strasburg, VA, Shenandoah Publishing Co: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027366


Aqua cloth with gold lettering. Gift inscription on front free end-paper with a little scribbling. There is no other writing in the book. Dust jacket tears with some minor losses. Portrait frontispiece. Mylar cover. ix, 172pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Buzzer 1961

By: Michael Green, Editor

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Logan, UT, ASUSU: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038635


Annual Yearbook of the Utah State University of Agriculture and Applied Science. Yearbook of Senator Harry Reid's Senior year. Illustrated. 304pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Where Buffalo Fish Abound: A Pictorial History of Kandiyohi County (First Edition)

By: Miller, Donald E.; Nelson-Balcer, Mona

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Virginia Beach, VA, The Donning Company: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026550


Blue cloth with gold lettering. Illustrated end-papers (maps). Gift inscription on copyright page. There is no other writing in the book. Illustrated. 144pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Hillsboro Story: 150 Years of Progress, 1807-1957 [Hillsboro, OH]

By: Mrs. Edwin B. Ayres, Jr. / The Sesquicentennial Company

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Springfield, OH, H. K. Skinner & Son: 1957

Seller ID: 019908


Stapled booklet with textured softcovers. Light wear/soiling to covers. No writing or markings in the book. Minimal light foxing to first and last pages. A nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Nineteen Hundred 60 Buzzer

By: Norma June Thompson, Editor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Logan, UT, Students of Utah State University: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038636


Annual Yearbook of Utah State University of Agriculture and Applied Sciences. Illustrated boards (slightly bowed). Illustrated. 304pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Nineteen Hundred 60 Buzzer

By: Norma June Thompson, Editor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Logan, UT, Students of Utah State University: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038637


Annual Yearbook of Utah State University of Agriculture and Applied Sciences. Illustrated boards (slightly bowed). Illustrated. 304pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Independence & 20th Century Pioneers: The Years from 1900-1928 [SIGNED]

By: Pearl Wilcox

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Independence, MO, Self-published: 1979

Inscription: Inscribed by author

Seller ID: 019747


Inscribed by Pearl Wilcox on title page - no other writing or markings in the book. Clean, bright text pages. Book edges lightly soiled. Nicely bound in brick red cloth protected by original dust jacket. Jacket shows modest edgewear/soiling and has slightly faded spine. A tight, attractive copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Polk's Jackson City and County Directory 1899-1900 (First Thus)

By: R. L. Polk & Co

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Detroit, MI, R. L. Polk & Company Publishers: 1899

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 031241


An alphabetically arranged list of business forms and private citizens in Jackson. A Farmers' Directory of each township in Jackson County, Michigan alphabetically arranged. A Classified list of all trades, professions and pursuits. A miscellaneous directory of city and county officers, public and private schools, churches, banks, incorporated institutions, secret and benevolent societies, etc. Publisher's cloth (worn and soiled). Inner hinges split. First few page... View more info

Historical Review of LaGrange Country Club 1899-1949 (First Edition)

By: Ralph F. Burns, Compiler

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lincoln Printing Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023084


Stapled booklet, illustrated cover, illustrated with photos, no writing in the book, 32pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The History of the Country Club of Decatur (First Printing)

By: Robert W. Kopetz; Maxine Kopetz

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Oakley, IL, Self-published: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 015512


Brown leatherette cover with gilt lettering to spine and front board. Oblong. Illustrated. Solid tight clean copy. xlii, 655pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Kelvynian, June 1945 (Kelvyn Park High School, Chicago, IL)

By: Rose A. Pesta

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Self-published: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019039


1945 Yearbook of the Kelvyn Park High School, Chicago, IL. Rose A Pesta, Principal; Edwin A Lederer, Assistant. Owner's name on title page reads, "Property of Charlene Joyce Kasper" Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Chronicle of Van Hoosen Centenary Farm (Signed FIrst Edition)

By: Sarah Van Hoosen Jones

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 038562


A history of this historic Michigan farm and its owners. Illustrated with photos. Inscribed by the author on front free end paper. Green cloth with white lettering on spine and front board. Frontispiece. Illustrated. 235pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info