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Image for "Powder Springs Has Some Deep Roots In It": An Oral History of an African American Community

"Powder Springs Has Some Deep Roots In It": An Oral History of an African American Community

By: McCleary, Ann, Catherine Hendricks, and Stephanie Wright

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Carrollton, GA, University of West Georgia, 2007

Edition: 1st


86 pages.Illustrated with photographs. View more info

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202 Years on a Vermont Hilltop

By: Kjellerup, Hope R.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: np, Hope R. Kjellerrup, 1976

Edition: 1st


previous owner's name on inside of back cover.Illustrated with black and white photographs, sketches, and maps. View more info

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A Century of Leicester

By: Jenkins, Jess and Robin Jenkins

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Marks and Spencer, 2005

Edition: 1st


1st thus; dust jacket with fading to edges.This fine selection of photographs illustrates the transformation that has taken place in Leicester during the 20th century, offering insight into the daily lives and living conditions of local people during a century of change. View more info

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A Completed Century 1826-1926: The Story of the Heywood-Wakefield Company

By: _________________

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Merrymount Press, 1926

Edition: 1st


top edge gilt.This book, privately published for the company, gives the history of the famed furniture maker from 1826 to 1926. Illustrated with black and white photos. View more info

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A Description of the Kingdom of New Spain by Sr. Dn Pedro Alonso O'Crouley

By: O'Crouley, Pedro Alonso and Seán Galvin (translator and editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, John Howell Books, 1972

Edition: 1st


map in rear pocket; light foxing to top edge of text block and previous owner's sticker on front pastedown, dust jacket with long tear at head of spine and chipping to top edge with light soiling to front and back panels, spine lightly tanned. View more info

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A History of Belhaven College

By: Gordon, James F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Jackson, MS, Belhaven College, 1983

Edition: 1st


dust jacket with chip to head of spine, chip to top edge of back panel, tear at bottom edge of read panel. View more info

Image for A Host to History: The Story of the Atlanta Athletic Club

A Host to History: The Story of the Atlanta Athletic Club

By: Lewis, Catherine M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Duluth, GA, Atlanta Athletic Club, 2005

Edition: 1st


Profusely illustrated. View more info

Image for Adventures in Research: A History of Ames Research Center 1940-1965

Adventures in Research: A History of Ames Research Center 1940-1965

By: Hartman, Edwin P.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, NASA, 1970

Edition: 1st


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Adventurous Pursuits: Americans and the China Trade 1784-1844

By: Christman, Margaret C. S.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, National Portrait Gallery, 1984

Edition: 1st


The catalogue of an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, March 16 to September 30, 1984. View more info

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Adventurous Pursuits: Americans and the China Trade 1784-1844

By: Christman, Margaret C. S.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Washington, National Portrait Gallery, 1984

Edition: 1st


full leather presentation edition dated September 25, 1984; all edges gilt.The catalogue of an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, March 16 to September 30, 1984. View more info

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Alabama's Own in France: War Stories of the 167th U. S. Infantry

By: Amerine, William H.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Eaton & Gettinger, 1919

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)


inscribed by author to original owner, who subsequently inscribed book to a second owner; light wear at head of spine, slight rubbing at corners, soiling to color illustration on front cover, repaired tear to folding map at rear.The story of Alabama's national guardsmen, the 167th US infantry, in World War I. Illustrated with a few black and white photographs, small maps, and a large folding color map at the rear of the Chateau Thierry Battle. Contains a roster of s... View more info

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Alpharetta, Milton County: The Early Years

By: Mashburn, Connie

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Virginia Beach, VA, The Donning Company, 2008

Edition: 1st


160 pages; gift inscription on verso of front endpaper.A history of Alpharetta, Georgia published for the sesquicentennial of the city. Illustrated with vintage photographs. View more info

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American Bottles Old & New: A Story of the Industry in the United States

By: Walbridge, William S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toledo, The Owens Bottle Company, 1920

Edition: 1st


not issued with a dust jacket; scratch on front cover, dulling to lettering on spine.A history of bottle making in the United States. Illustrations of early bottles and bottle-making machines. View more info

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Ansley Golf Club: "One Hell of a Good Club"

By: Swann, David

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, Ansley Golf Club, 1999

Edition: 1st


in slipcase; slight shelf wear to bottom of slipcase.While the course was built in 1912, it was not until 1915 that Ansley Park Golf Club was organized as a corporation. Before that time, a small informal voluntary association of golfers paid Mr. Ansley a small fee for the privilege of playing on his in-town golf links. Over the next seventy-five years Ansley Golf Club would evolve into one of the country's finest family-oriented private clubs and the South's most p... View more info

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Arizona Biltmore: Jewel of the Desert

By: Crutchfield, James A. (text) and Robin Hood (photographs)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Franklin, TN, Grandin Hood Publishers, 2014

Edition: 1st


A photographic history of the Arizona Biltmore, Phoenix, Arizona, constructed in 1929. Beautifully illustrated with color photographs by Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Robin Hood. View more info