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Image for Enfield [Minnesota]: A Swedish American Farm Community 1850-2002 (Images of America Series)

Enfield [Minnesota]: A Swedish American Farm Community 1850-2002 (Images of America Series)

By: Abrahamson, Dean E.

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2003-08-04

Seller ID: 010735

ISBN: 0738523097

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Images of America Series: Enfield: A Swedish American Farm Community 1850-2002 by Dean E. Abrahamson. From the back cover: The area of Silver Creek Township was settled in the 1850s by Swedish immigrants who left their ancestral home to face the challenges of life in the new world. They cleared the land and developed a prosperous farming community, which they named Enfield when a post office was established in 1910. Dean E. Abrahamson is the descendant of some of those original Swedish immigrants who settled in Enfield. Born and raised in Silver Creek Township, he sp... View more info

Scandinavian Humor and Other Myths

By: Anderson, John Louis

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Nordbook: 1986-09

Seller ID: 004837

ISBN: 0961696702

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked, tight binding. Some light outer soil, minor cover wear. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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My Antonia (Dover Thrift Editions) (Dover Thrift Editions)

By: Cather, Willa

Price: $1.95

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1994-10-21

Seller ID: 000535

ISBN: 0486282406

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of My Antonia by Willa Cather. Unabridged Dover (1994) republication of the work first published by Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1918. 192 pages. 5-3/16 x 8-1/4 inches, 21 cm. Current list price 4.50. Accelerated Reader 6.9. AR points 14.0. Recommended for upper grades. Summary: A successful lawyer remembers his boyhood in Nebraska and his friendship with an immigrant Bohemian girl named Antonia. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Gone to Green (Gone to Green Series Book 1)

By: Christie, Judy

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Abingdon Press: 2009-08

Seller ID: 008609

ISBN: 1426700245

Condition: New


New paperback book copy titled Gone to Green by Judy Pace Christie. Gone to Green Series book 1. From the back cover: Can a big city journalist change a small southern town or will the townspeople change her forever? Lois Barker trades her corporate life at a large paper in the Midwest for the ownership of the Green News Item, a twice weekly newspaper in rural North Louisiana. Abingdon Press, Nashville TN, 2009. 224 pages, 8.5 x 5.5 inches, 22 cm. List price 14.99. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Illinois: A Descriptive and Historical Guide New Revised Edition (American Guide Series)

By: Hansen, Harry [editor]; Writers Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Illinois

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Hastings House: 1974

Seller ID: 004090

ISBN: 0803833814

Condition: Very Good


Very Good/Good Condition: Unmarked. Solid binding. Cover shows two lightly bumped corners, tipped in spine tail. Dustjacket shows moderate wear. We have added a clear Brodart protective cover over the dustjacket. Used vintage hardcover book with dustjacket copy of Illinois: A Descriptive and Historical Guide New Revised Edition. Illustrated with 48 pages of photographs. American Guide Series. Originally compiled by the Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration of teh State of Illinois. Harry Hansen, editor. New York: Hastings House, 1974. xxiii, 775 pages. 5-5/8 x 8-1/4 x 2... View more info

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Mount Pleasant, Iowa Sesquicentennial 1835-1985 History Book

By: Harper, Marge [editor]

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Mount Pleasant Sesquicentennial Commemorative History Book Committee: 1985

Seller ID: 015874

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Solid binding. One notation inside cover otherwise unmarked. Minor outer soil. Staple-bound book in buff-color paper wraps copy of Mount Pleasant, Iowa Sesquicentennial 1835-1985 History Book. Marge Harper, editor. Published by the Sesquicentennial Commemorative History Book Committee of Mount Pleasant, Henry County, Iowa. 64 unnumbered pages. Illustrated. 6-5/8 x 10-1/2 inches, 27 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! 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 letter nor an e-mail can. Postcards were the primary means of communication in the early 20th century, and these mementos no... View more info

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How to Live with an Alcoholic and Win

By: Hunt, Jim

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Ark Books: 1978-01-01

Seller ID: 007721

ISBN: 0934400059

Condition: Very Good


Used mass market paperback size copy in Very Good Condition of How to Live with an alcoholic and win! Alcoholics Victorious The Story Seven Steps to Victory Midwest Challenge by Jim and Cyndy Hunt with Robert Allen Hill. Pages unmarked and very lightly age toned. Tight binding, no spine crease. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Ark Books, Minneapolis MN, 1978. 108 pages, 7 x 4-1/4 inches, 18 cm Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Vintage paper stationery letter from Jeg in Milwaukee Wisconsin to Merk

By: Jeg

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 008685

Condition: Used. Very Good.


Vintage letter, one sheet with no tears, folded 3 times, and one corner crease, age-toned paper. Cute black and red illustration on stationery size paper, titled Tattle Tale Heart, on age toned paper with message written on both sides from Jeg in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Merk (the name is hard to discern). With no date indicated, I am estimating it was written in the 50s or early 60s, since the identifying zipcode is still two digits, which are 11, and the letter is written with a fountain pen. In the letter Jeg talks about memories common to both, reading "nasty" books, starting senio... View more info

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Bumps on a Pickle and Other Stories from the Heart

By: Jorgenson, Marette

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Special Touch Music: 2008

Seller ID: 009803

Condition: New


New trade paperback copy of Bumps on a Pickle and Other Stories from the Heart by Marette Jorgenson. From the back cover: Author Marette Jorgenson has been writing about her life and the lessons we can learn from everyday living for many years. Enjoy a few minutes from a different perspective, laugh as you watch their family live out Murphy's Law and learn a God lesson about things like bumps on a pickle. Author Marette Jorgenson lives in Southern Minnesota. Special Touch Ministries, 2008. 219 pages, 8-3/8 x 5-3/8 x 1/2 inches, 22 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Cold Pop, Frozen Rolls and Honey and other fun stories about where life has taken me

By: Jorgenson, Marette

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Special Touch Music: 2005

Seller ID: 009845

Condition: New


New trade paperback copy of Cold Pop, Frozen Rolls and Honey and other fun stories about where life has take me by Marette Jorgenson. From the back cover: You will see life through my eyes for a few pages and perhaps hear the heartbeat that learned to see God in every circumstance. Laugh, cry and let the inspiration within make your day better. Author Marette Jorgenson lives in Southern Minnesota. Special Touch Ministries, 2005. 77 pages, 8-3/8 x 5-3/8 x 1/2 inches, 22 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Dancing with the Washing Machine

By: Jorgenson, Marette

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Special Touch Ministries: 2005

Seller ID: 010306

Condition: New


New trade paperback copy of Dancing with the Washing Machine: Devotions by Marette Jorgenson. From the back cover: Every day life gives us opportunities to laugh about things that happen to us. This book will remind you to laugh about life as you dance with the washing machine, watch the dog worship in church and maybe even find out who you will put on the donkey.. Author Marette Jorgenson lives in Southern Minnesota. Special Touch Ministries, 2005. 8-1/4 x 5-3/8 x 3/8 inches, 21 cm. Retail price 8.00. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Second Helpings of Cream and Bread

By: Martin, Janet Letnes; Todnem, Allen

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Redbird Productions: 1986-04

Seller ID: 005779

ISBN: 0961343710

Condition: Very Good


Tight binding. Minor cover wear and outer soil. Used paperback book copy of Second Helpings of Cream and Bread by Janet Letnes Martin and Allen Todnem. Illustrated by Allen Todnem. Hastings MN: Redbird Productions, 1986. Printed in U.S.A. 129 pages. 5.5 x 8.5 inches, 22 cm. Remembrances in the form of poems, comments, illustrations and humor of growing up in a Scandinavian community. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Mower County, Minnesota (Images of America Series)

By: Mower County Historical Society

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2002-07-08

Seller ID: 011367

ISBN: 0738519928

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Mower County Minnesota by the Mower County Historical Society. Images of America series. From the book cover: Mower County, Minnesota has been designed by the Mower County Historical Society as a tour guide, both past and present, to the area's historical rural communities and its thriving county seat, Austin. Arcadia Publishing, Charleston SC, 2002. 128 pages, 6.5 x 9.25 inches, 24 cm. Current list price 21.99. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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The Vanishing Act and Other Stories

By: Nordtvedt, Matilda

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Moody Press: 1974-01-01

Seller ID: 012864

ISBN: 0802419119

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Vintage Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Used vintage paperback print book copy of The Vanishing Act and Other Stories by Matilda Nordtvelt. Chicago IL: Moody Press (The Moody Bible Institute), 1974. Printed in the United States of America. 126 pages. 4.75 x 6.75 inches, 18 cm. Stories in this book: The Vanishing Act; Rain, Rain, Go Away; Part of the Plan; Hit and Miss; Son of the Night; Ching Ling's Ugly Birthmark; The Simbas or the Savior?; Again Tomorrow; Proud Beggar; An Mei Says Thank You; The Red Purse and the Monkey. Hannah Matilda ... View more info

Image for The Kashubian Polish Community of Southeastern Minnesota (Images of America Series)

The Kashubian Polish Community of Southeastern Minnesota (Images of America Series)

By: Polish Cultural Institute

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2001-07-15

Seller ID: 003410

ISBN: 0738518859

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of The Kashubian Polish Community of Southeastern Minnesota by The Polish Cultural Institute. Images of America series. From the book cover: The Kashubian people in Southeastern Minnesota are a small yet distinct group of people; small, because in a world view they are few in number, emigrated from a small area in Poland, and settled in a relatively small area similar to the area they left; distinctive, because of the cohesiveness of the community, and more so, because the Kashubian language is unusual even in Poland. This book describes the culture of the Kashubian co... View more info

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Promotional Advertising Card : Ray Stolzenberg and the Northern Playboys

By: Ray Stolzenberg

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 008694

Condition: Used. Very Good.


Advertising/Promotional card for Ray Stolzenberg (1915-2010) and The Northern Playboys. Mr. Stolzenberg performed as the drummer in his eight piece band in and around Midwest U.S.A., making his home in Austin, Minnesota. The Northern Playboys played their first gig in LeRoy, Minnesota. Ray must have been quite a guy, as when he retired to Arizona his band moved there, too. This card is in very good condition with light age toning and soil. This is a fabulous piece of Minnesota and Midwest history for those who appreciate the era when local hometown bands traveled from town to town playing wes... View more info

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The Lost Jewish Community of the West Side Flats [St. Paul, Minnesota] 1882-1962 (Voices of America Series)

By: Rosenblum, Gene H.

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2002-06-10

Seller ID: 010729

ISBN: 0738519863

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of The Lost Jewish Community of the West Side Flats 1882-1962 by Gene H. Rosenblum. From the book cover: The Lost Jewish Community of the West Side Flats takes the reader on a pictorial tour down memory lane. The families, houses, businesses, streets, and synagogues, all vanished now, are brought back to life through vintage photographs from the archives of the Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest, the Minnesota Historical Society, and the private collections of many former residents. Arcadia Publishing, Charleston SC, 2002. 128 pages, 9.25 x 6.5 inches, 24 cm... View more info

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First Snow in the Woods: A Photographic Fantasy

By: Sams, Carl R.; Stoick, Jean

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Carl R. Sams II Photography: 2007-10-15

Seller ID: 000273

ISBN: 0977010864

Condition: New


New hardcover book with dustjacket copy of First Snow in the Woods: A Photographic Fantasy by Carl R. Sams and Jean Stoick. This book provides beautiful photographs and simple text that describe how the animals in the forest prepare for the first snow and survival during the winter. Published by Carl R. Sams Photography, Inc. Milford MI, copyright 2007. Unpaged, 9.25 x 9.75 inches, 24 cm. Accelerated Reader AR 3.3. List price 19.95. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Rogers, Hassan Township, and Fletcher [Minnesota] Remembered (Images of America Series)

By: Skaja-Bell, Paulie

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2006-11-30

Seller ID: 001026

ISBN: 0738541117

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Rogers, Hassan Township, and Fletcher Remembered by Paulie Skaja Bell. Images of America series. From the book cover: The heavily wooded area of western Hennepin County, known as The Big Woods to early explorers, slowly transformed into three trade centers with the first permanent settlers staking their claims to land in 1854. This book is a photographic tour of three early trade centers that formed a community. Charleston SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2006. 127 pages, 6.5 x 9.25 inches, 24 cm. Current list price 21.99. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Otsego [Minnesota] (Images of America Series)

By: Skaja-Bell, Paulie; Wilson, Chris

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2007-07-09

Seller ID: 001025

ISBN: 073855071X

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Otsego [Minnesota] by Paulie Skaja Bell and Chris Wilson. Images of America series. From the book cover: Heavily laden with deciduous trees and interspersed with lakes, rivers, ponds, and prairies, the area of Otsego was part of the region known as The Big Woods. Located at the junction of two major waterways, the Mississippi and Crow Rivers, this fertile land attracted its first settlers of European descent in 1852. The story of Otsego, as told through pictures, newspaper clippings, and the memories of local residents, shares how generations of war heroes, agricult... View more info

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Stevens County [Minnesota] (Images of America Series)

By: Stevens County Historical Society

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2007-06-11

Seller ID: 011372

ISBN: 073854082X

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Stevens County [Minnesota] by the Stevens County Historical Society. Images of America series. From the back cover: The authors of this book present Stevens County and its important pioneer history in a style that invites the reader to look at all aspects of life in the county. In stories and photographs from the collection of the Stevens County Historical Society, Stevens County tells of pioneers, their descendants, and the full and varied lives they lived on the tall grass prairie of west central Minnesota. Arcadia Publishing, Charleston SC, 2007. 127 pages, 6.5 x ... 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 Shipwrecks takes the reader on a photographic journey around the peninsula and back to a time of wooden ships and iron men. From Stur... View more info

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Nothing to Do but Stay: My Pioneer Mother

By: Young, Carrie

Price: $1.95

Publisher: Dell Publishing: 1993-07-01

Edition: 22672nd

Seller ID: 015314

ISBN: 0385313659

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Minus Condition: Unmarked. Lightly age toned. Tight binding. Minor cover wear. Corners lightly dog eared. Paperback book copy of Nothing to Do But Stay: My Pioneer Mother by Carrie Young. A Delta Book. New York: Dell Publishing (Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group), 1991. 1993 printing. Printed in U.S.A. 164 pages. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info