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101 Andrews, Mrs. Lewis R. and Kelly, Mrs. J. Reaney Maryland's Way - The Hammond-Harwood House Book Cook
Annapolis, MD The Hammond-Harwood House Association 1963 5th Printing Hard Cover Very Good Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11" Bodine, A. & Engle, Francis & Hiatt, Marina & Leighton, Clare & Moll, John 
xiv, 372 pp, [1], red clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering, pink-red illustrated endpapers of letters, dj light tan w/red illustration and black-red lettering. The Hammond-Harwood House was designed and built in 1774 for Matthias Hammond, by a brilliant colonial architect, William Buckman. The house has been designated a National Historic Landmark. The book contains a collection of traditional recipts selected from three centuries of Maryland Cooking with 145 illustrations of the Maryland Scene. dj spine sunned, dj rear panel some soiling w/small tears to several of the corners, dj in mylar protector. 
Price: 15.73 USD
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102 Androit, Laurie Guide to U. S. Government Maps: Geologic and Hydrologic Maps Preliminary Edition
McLean, VA Documents Index 1978 Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" 
brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering. The book contains over 5,800 entries w/entries and annotations taken from teh cumulative volumes of publications of the Geological Survey, 1879-1961 and 1962-1970, annual supplements for 1971 through 1976, and the monthly lists of New Publications of the Geological Survey from January 1962 through December 1977. The book contains the following series: coal investigations maps, geophysical investigations maps, geologic quadrangle maps, hydrologic investigations atlases, miscellaneous geologic investigations maps, Missouri Basin studies maps, miscellaneous field studies maps, special maps (monographs), mineral investigations resource maps, oil and gas investigations charts, oil and gas investigations maps, mineral p[reliminary strategic maps and hydrologic unit maps. 
Price: 25.29 USD
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103 Anonymous Cowboys #8341
Chicago, IL Rand McNally & Company 1958 Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall Timmins, William 
unpaginated, glossy yel-blu boards w/color illustrated front panel of cowboy chasing a cow to rope it. The book describes the cowboy's life. prev owner wrote name on title page, slight wear to corners. 
Price: 9.35 USD
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104 Anonymous St. Paul Luthern Church Serbin, Texas : a Brief History
Serbin, TX St. Paul Lutheran Church Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos 
Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo. 4 pp, light brown w/blu lettering one sheet pamphlet folded to make four pages, photo of church on front panel and photo of the inside of the congregation is on the back panel. The pamphlet contains a brief history of St. Paul Lutheran Church of Serbin, TX. In 1854, 588 Lutheran Wends left Saxony to emigrate to Texas. Pastor Johann Kilian was the first pastor. At time of the printing of this brochure, Rev. Arthur E. Graf was the pastor. 
Price: 5.53 USD
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105 Anonymous w/notes & bibliography by Peltier, Jerome Banditti of the Rocky Mountains and Vigilance Committee in Idaho - an Authentic Record of Startling Adventures in the Gold Mines of Idaho
Minneapolis, MN Ross & Haines, Inc. 1964 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Illustrated 
190 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/dark brown lettering, light brown dj w/dark brown lettering & illustrations. This book is an account of the crimes of the Slade gang and its authorship has never been determined. The book describes how Bannock City was infested w/desperadoes, about efforts to banish murderers from Banncok City, Henry Plummer in California, western Idaho, Plummer elected sheriff, stage robberies, execution of desperadoes at Virginia City, the execution of Plummer, and more. Dykes western outlaw books p23. dj price-clipped, small spot on fore edge. 
Price: 46.75 USD
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106 Appalachian Gas Corporation Stock Certificate for One Hundred Shares of Appalachian Gas Corporation
Appalachian Gas Corporation 1931 Sheet Fair+ No Jacket Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Central Banknote Company 
1 sheet (8-3/4" x 12-1/4"). tan-red-black illustrated w/dark red illustrated border & white front panel w/text. This is stock certificate #NC17580 for 100 shares of common stock dated Nov 20, 1931. The company was incorporated under the laws of the state of Delaware. The certificate is signed by the assistant secretary and president. It was countersigned by The Chemical Bank & Trust Company. the certificate has burnt chip on the two ends 1-1/2" x 3/8" and has hole burnt in the middle harred damage in center of the certificate (1/2" x 2-1/4") 
Price: 12.75 USD
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107 Appalachian Gas Corporation Stock Certificate for One Hundred Shares of Appalachian Gas Corporation
Appalachian Gas Corporation 1931 Sheet Good No Jacket Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Central Banknote Company 
1 sheet (8-3/4" x 12-1/4"). tan-red-black illustrated w/dark red illustrated border & white front panel w/text. This is stock certificate #NC16637 for 100 shares of common stock dated Nov 9, 1931. The company was incorporated under the laws of the state of Delaware. The certificate is signed by the assistant secretary and president. It was countersigned by The Chemical Bank & Trust Company. the certificate has burnt chip on the two ends 1-1/2" x 3/8" and has 1/2" x 1/2" hole & charred damage in center of the certificate. 
Price: 19.98 USD
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108 Apperson, Henry Milton A History of West, Texas 1836-1920 - Conflict of Conservative Cultures
Waco, TX Texian Press 1969 Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos & Map Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
vi, 71 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the ffep, light brown dj w/pictorial front panel. The book contains a description of the development of the city of West, Texas from 1836 to 1920. The building of the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad caused considerable economic expanison that resulted in the founding of the town of West. Many of the immigrants of Czech and German descent began arriving as early as 1872. dj soiled, chip missing top of the spine, prev owenr wrote on dj front w/ball point. 
Price: 59.50 USD
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109 Arbon, Lee Tthey Also Flew : the Enlisted Pilot Legacy 1912-1942
Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution Press 1992 1560981083 / 9781560981084 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos 
xxii, 264 pp, quarterbound w/light green papercovered boards w/olive green cloth covered spine w/red lettering, dj olive w/red-green lettering on spine w/illustrated wings in white & green chevrons on front. Book contains the history of the enlisted pilots from the first pilot, Corporal Burge, Army aviation, World War 1 enlisted pilots, Sergeants return to flying school (1924-1933), Sergeant pilots join the battles (1942) and other info. Contains appendixes that contain the names of the Sergeant pilots trained under public law 92. 
Price: 22.10 USD
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110 Arlee, Johnny Over a Century of Moving to the Drum: Salish Indian Celebrations on the Flathead Indian Reservation
Pablo, MT Salish Kootenai College Press 1998 0917298578 / 9780917298578 Soft Cover Very Good+ No Jacket Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Drawings by Sandoval, Tony & Clairmont, Corky and Photos Inscribed & SIGNED by the Author
xii, 92 pp, glossy red-yel SC wraps w/illustrated front panel & pictorial rear panel, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the half title page. The Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana is home to four Salish tribes and one Kootenai tribe. The powwow or celebration has been an express ion of Salish traditions and values. The celebration is an express of their Indian identity. The Arlee Celebraton includes Indian dancing of various styles. The author describes the dances and activities at early Salish celebrations. He recounts some of the changes in the celebration during his lifetime and describes some of the traditional borrowed dances at Salish Indian celebrations. He has included a photgraphic essay of an Arlee Fourth of July Celebration. 
Price: 23.38 USD
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111 Armitage, Susan & Jameson, Elizabeth The Women's West
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1987 0806120436 / 9780806120430 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos 
xi, 323 pp, light brown cloth covered boards w/red lettering, glossy wht-black dj w/pictorial front panel w/wht-red-black lettering. The book contains twentyy-one articles that creates a multidimensional portrait of western women. The women presented were hardy seekers who came west in search of jobs, freedom, or land to homestead. 
Price: 31.88 USD
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112 Arnberger, Leslie P. Flowers of the Southwest Mountains : Popular Series No. 7
Globe, AZ Southwestern Monuments Association 1962 3rd Edition Soft Cover Good+ No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Janish, Jeanne R. 
112 pp, white SC wraps w/blu-green-wht illustration on the front cover and text on the rear cover. The booklet introduces the reader to some of the more common and beautiful plants of the Southwest mountains. It is a guide to the mountain flowers of Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, and Utah. This covers the flowers from 7000 feet up to above the timberline. line sunning on the front cover. 
Price: 5.53 USD
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113 Arnold, James R. Jeff Davis's Own - Cavalry, Comanches, and the Battle for the Texas Frontier
Edison, NJ Castle Books 2007 0785821910 / 9780785821915 First Thus Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos & Maps 
vi, 378 pp, black papercovered boards w/bronze lettering on the spine, glossy blu-light brown dj w/pictorial front panel. The Comanche reacted to the relocation of eastern Native American tribes and the increasing encroachment of the settlers that threatened the survival of the Great Plains tribes. The government's answer was the Second Cavalry, created by U.S. Secretary of War Jefferson Davis. It was designed to fight a mobile war with innovative tactics, this select unit tunred the tide of the battle for the West and also forged the commanders of both sides of America's next great conflict. 
Price: 11.69 USD
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114 Arnold, Oren Thunder in the Southwest : Echoes from the Wild Frontier
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1952 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good- 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Eggenhofer, Nick 
ix, 237 pp, green cloth covered boards w/silver lettering, dj white-brown-yel w/color illustrated front panel & spine. The book contains sixteen episodes which occurred a the time when the six-shooter and the noose were the law of the land. Some of the stories are: Black ghosts of Bisbee, Number one Bandit, Bluff and Blood at Tombstone, the Stolen Sisters, Baron of the Border, Feud Fury, Insurrecto!, Jailbrids of the old Southwest, We Remember Pancho, O Pioneers and others. dj stained on front & rear panels. 
Price: 28.48 USD
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115 Arnold, Sam'l P. Eating Up the Santa Fe Trail
Niwot, CO University Press of Colorado 1990 087081180x First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine- Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11" Arnold, Carrie 
xvi, (2), 130 pp, cream cloth covered boards w/black lettering on the spine, blu-cream-brown dj w/wraparound color illustration of early travelers cooking on the Santa Fe trail. The book is illustrated with scenes from the period and contains recipes of trappers, traders, settlers, various Inidan tribes, Mexicans and military soldiers. Prev owner wrote on the ffep. 
Price: 26.99 USD
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116 Aronson, Howard S. Zeb Pike American Heroes
San Antonio, TX The Naylor Company 1965 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good- Sm4to from 9" to 11" Darge. Fred 
i-48 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/darl brown illusration of Pike on front cover and dark brown lettering on the spine, orange map endpapers, white dj w/color illustrated front panel of Pike and black and white photo of author on rear panel. Ten color illustrations in text. The story of American soldiers and their leader. Lieutenant Zebulon Mongomery Pike explored middle American before there was an old frontier. President Thomas Jefferson in 1803 through the Louisiana Purchase from Napolon of France accquired the territory from the king of SPain and added to our Western Territories. The land was populated by powerful Indian tribes. 
Price: 22.10 USD
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117 Arthur, Eric and Witney, Dudley The Barn : a vanishing landmark in North America
Greenwich, CT New York Graphic Society Ltd. 1972 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos 
256 pp, light brwn linen boards w/dark brown lettering, illustrated endpapers. Tribute to the North American barn, that shows that man naturally knows how to build good & true buildings. slight soiling to the boards. 
Price: 28.48 USD
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118 As Told to Adams, Ramon F. by Kennone, Bob From the Pecos to the Powder - a Cowboy's Autobiography
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1965 First Edtion Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Beeler, Joe 
xi, 252 pp, (1), grey cloth covered boards w/black title block on the spine w/gilt lettering, top edge red. The sister-in-law of Bob Kennon tolg Ramon Adams that Bob Kennon was a close freind to Charles Russell. Ramon Adams corresponded with mr. Kennon and collect information on Charles Russell and along with the life that Bob Kennon led. 
Price: 12.75 USD
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119 Ashkenazi, Elliott Business of Jews in Louisiana, 1840-1875
Tuscaloosa, AL The University of Alabama Press 1988 0817303189 / 9780817303181 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Photos, Tables & Maps 
xii, 219 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/silver lettering, glossy wht dj w/purple borders & illustration & w/purple-green lettering on the spine. The book researches whether the Jews who lived in the SOuth during the 19th century, acted differently from their non-Jewish neighbors in commercial matters. 
Price: 15.09 USD
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120 Asimov, Isaac Our Federal Union : the United States from 1816 to 1865
Boston, MA Houghton Mifflin Company 1975 039522833 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good+ 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Illustrations & Maps 
278 pp, yel-black cloth covered boards, dj blu-brown-black. Traces American history between 1816 and 1865. Includes the beginnings of political division and the origins and battles of the Civil War. This was an era that was people with fascinating personalities and filled with monumental events. Several scrapped spots on the dj. 
Price: 165.75 USD
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