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Image for Organs for America: The Life and Work of David Tannenberg

Organs for America: The Life and Work of David Tannenberg

By: Armstrong, William H.

Price: $17.95

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press: 1967

Seller ID: 015592

Condition: Very Good


Very Good/Good Condition: One notation otherwise unmarked. Solid binding. Very minor cover wear. Dustjacket showing worn edges, soil, price clipped. We have added a clear Brodart protective cover over the dustjacket. Hardcover book with dustjacket copy of Organs for America: The Life and Work of David Tannenberg by William H. Armstrong. Foreword by E. Power Biggs. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.1967. Second printing, 1969. Printed in U.S.A. xvi, 154 pages... View more info

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Cadillac [Michigan] Vintage Postcard Memories (Vintage Postcard Series)

By: Bricault; Debra

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2002-08-18

Seller ID: 010746

ISBN: 0738520039

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Postcard History Series: Cadillac [Michigan] Vintage Postcard Memories by Debra Bricault. From the back cover: Embark upon a journey back in time to both memorable and forgotten scenes of Cadillac from the early 1900s to the 1950s. Enjoy a casual stroll down Mitchell Street, pause in front of elegant homes, and meander along the peaceful shores of Lake Cadillac and Lake Mitchell. This collection of over 220 postcards and images illustrates Cadi... View more info

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Grand Rapids [Michigan] in Vintage Postcards, 1890-1940 (Postcard History Series)

By: Dilley, Thomas R.

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2005-08-08

Seller ID: 011364

ISBN: 0738539503

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Grand Rapids in Vintage Postcards 1890-1940 by Thomas R. Dilley. Postcard History Series. From the back cover: The history of Grand Rapids during the late 19th and early 20th centuries has been documented in the postcards of the period. Hundreds of scenes of buildings and institutions, and the people who lived, worked, and played here were recorded on these cards. Arcadia Publishing, Charleston SC, 2005. 128 pages, 6.5 x 9.25 inches, 24 cm. Cur... View more info

Image for Mt.  Rushmore  and  Keystone [South Dakota]  (Images of America Series)

Mt. Rushmore and Keystone [South Dakota] (Images of America Series)

By: Domek, Tom; Hayes, Robert E.

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2006-05-15

Seller ID: 010663

ISBN: 0738539619

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Mt. Rushmore and Keystone by Tom Domek andRobert E. Hayes. Images of America Series. Contents: 1 Early Keystone, Gold and Hard Rock Mining (1876-1925); 2 The Mount Rushmore Years (1925-1941); 3 The Stratobowl Launches the Space Industry (1934-1935); 4 The Rise of Tourism (1925-2005). From the back cover: The Images of America Series celebrates the history of neighborhoods, towns, and cities across the country. Using archival photographs, each t... View more info

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Every Day Life in the Massachusetts Bay Colony

By: Dow, George Francis

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1988-02-01

Seller ID: 003942

ISBN: 0486255654

Condition: Like New


Like New Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minimal cover storage wear and outer soil. Paperback book copy of Every Day Life in the Massachusetts Bay Colony by George Francis Dow. Unabridged and unaltered Dover (1988) republication of the book originally published by the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, Boston, 1935. Index. 8 Appendixes. 14 black and white illustrations. 94 photographs. Total of 416 pages. 5-3/8 x 8-1/2 inches, 22 cm. Current lis... View more info

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The Steamboaters : from the early side-wheelers to the Bigt Packets

By: Drago, Harry Sinclair

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bramhall House: 1967-01-01

Seller ID: 010222

Condition: Used. Very Good/Acceptable.


Used hardcover with dustjacket copy in Very Good/Acceptable Condition of The Steamboaters: From the Early Side Wheelers to the Big Packets by Harry Sinclair Drago. Illustrated with photographs. Printed on the dustjacket back lower right corner: N373. Pages are unmarked and clean. Like new tight binding. Neat red cloth over boards. Minor visible shelfwear. Dustjacket has missing pieces, scrapes, rubbing and significant edge disturbances. Bramhall House Book (Clarkson N. ... View more info

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Chicago's 1933-34 World's Fair: A Century of Progress (Postcard History Series)

By: Gleisten, Samantha

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2002-06-17

Seller ID: 010741

ISBN: 0738519847

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Chicago?s 1933-34 World?s Fair A Century of Progress in Vintage Postcards by Samantha Gleisten. Postcard History series. From the book cover: Through postcards and ephemera from the Century of Progress World?s Fair, this book celebrates the incredible advancements made by industry and the world famous hospitality of the great host city. From the publisher: Postcards capture the flavor of life like neither a letter nor an e-mail can. Postcards ... View more info

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Postcard History Series: Aberdeen [South Dakota] in Vintage Postcards (Postcard History Series)

By: Hayes, Tom; Wiese, Mike

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2003-04-07

Seller ID: 010730

ISBN: 0738523089

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Aberdeen in Vintage Postcards by Tom Hayes and Mike Wiese. Postcard History series. From the book cover: Using more than 200 images, authors Tom Hayes and Mike Wiese take the reader on an historic tour of Aberdeen. Drawing on their immense postcard collection, they tell the story of this tight knit community and the incredible people who are an integral part of its history. From the publisher: Postcards capture the flavor of life like neither a... View more info

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Early Chicago Hotels (Postcard History Series)

By: Host, William R.; Portmann, Brooke Ahne

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2006-06-12

Seller ID: 011366

ISBN: 0738540412

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Early Chicago Hotels by William R. Host and Brooke Ahne Portmann. Postcard History Series. From the book cover: Early Chicago Hotels presents more than 200 postcards, inviting the reader to tour the stunning exterior and dazzling interior designs of Chicago's architects. Arcadia Publishing, Charleston SC, 2006. 128 pages, 6.5 x 9.25 inches, 24 cm. Current list price 19.99. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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William Clark and the Shaping of the West

By: Jones, Landon Y.

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Hill and Wang: 2004-05-24

Seller ID: 000630

ISBN: 0809030411

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked pages. Tight binding. Black marker dot on bottom outer pages edges. Cover shows very minor visible wear. Minor outer soil. Dustjacket shows a 0.5 inch tear at lower edges. Hardcover book with dustjacket copy of William Clark and the Shaping of the West by Landon Y. Jones. The essential Lewis and Clark. New York: Hill and Wang (Farrar, Straus and Giroux), 2004. 394 pages. 16 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations, maps. 6.5 x 9.5 inches, ... View more info

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Gospel Pioneering in California: Reminiscences of Early Congregationalism in California 1833-1920

By: Pond, William C.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: William C. Pond: 1921

Seller ID: 015940

Condition: Good


Good Minus Condition: One page marked otherwise unmarked. Front and back hinges at covers cracked and loose, binding shaken. Olive green cloth boards show minor cover wear. Age toning. Hardcover book copy of Gospel Pioneering in California: Reminiscences of Early Congregationalism in California 1833-1920 by William C. Pond, D.D., with Introduction by Professor John Wright Buckham, D.D. of the Pacific School of Religion, Berkeley, California. Two plates: portraits of Will... View more info

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Jewish Pioneers of St. Paul [Minnesota] 1849-1874 (Voices of America Series)

By: Rosenblum, Gene H.

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2001-06-11

Seller ID: 010734

ISBN: 073851862X

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Jewish Pioneers of St. Paul 1849-1974 by Gene H. Rosenbaum. Voices of America series. From the book cover: The roots of the Jewish community of St. Paul, MN, were established in 1849, with the arrival of two American born brothers from Pennsylvania. From these early pioneers the community grew and spread. Through the medium of historic photographs and stories, this book captures the remarkable evolution of the Jewish people of St. Paul. It is a... View more info

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Hope Leslie: or Early Times in Massachusetts

By: Sedgwick, Catharine Maria; Matteson, John [Introduction]

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Dover Publications: 2011-04-20

Seller ID: 011504

ISBN: 0486476871

Condition: New


New paperback book copy titled Hope Leslie or Early Times in Massachusetts by Catharine Maria Sedgwick. Introduction to the Dover Edition by John Matteson. Dover Publications (2011) unabridged republication of the edition published by White, Gallaher andn White, 1827. 384 pages. 5-3/16 x 8-1/4 inches, 21 cm. List price 10.95. Publisher description: A spirited freethinker amid an oppressive Puritan community, Hope Leslie champions independence for women and justice for Na... View more info

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Once Upon a Time: The Way America Was

By: Sloane, Eric

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Dover Publications: 2005-08-23

Seller ID: 001385

ISBN: 0486444112

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Once Upon a Time: The Way America Was by Eric Sloan. Publisher description: Writer and artist Eric Sloane had an abiding love for America and worked throughout a long and productive life to capture the American spirit in word and picture. Nowhere is this heritage more amply portrayed than in the work and ways of the early Americans in our pioneer days. In this book you will listen to Sloane's talk of home and hearth, farm and field, and see all... View more info

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Door Peninsula [Wisconsin] Shipwrecks (Images of America Series)

By: Van Harpen, Jon Paul

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2006-05-08

Seller ID: 010732

ISBN: 0738540145

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Door Peninsula [Wisconsin] Shipwrecks by Jon Paul Van Harpen. Images of America series. From the book cover: Door County [Wisconsin] is the final resting place of many shipwrecks, from the first Euro American ships to sail the western Great Lakes, LaSalle?s fabled Griffin that lest Washington Island in 1679 never to be heard from again, to modern day pleasure crafts that find the shallow inlets and bays hard to navigate. Door Peninsula Shipwrec... View more info

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Mark Twain (Lives and Legacies)

By: Ziff, Larzer

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: 2004-10-01

Seller ID: 002111

ISBN: 0195170199

Condition: New


New hardcover book with dustjacket copy titled Mark Twain by Larzer Ziff. Oxford University Press Lives and Legacies Series. From the dustjacket endflap: Ziff offers an account of Twain's early years, explores all his major fiction, and concludes with a consideration of his craftsmanship and his strength as a cultural critic. He offers insight into Twain's travel writings, providing for example an account of Following the Equator, perhaps Twain's most underrated work. Th... View more info