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Damon: Living a Dream, Bailey, Damon / Trogdon, Wendell
1 Bailey, Damon / Trogdon, Wendell Damon: Living a Dream
No defects. . Memoirs of perhaps the greatest high school basketball player in history, Damon Bailey of Heltonville, Indiana. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. A beautiful copy, gift quality. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 199 pages. H1 Mooresville, IN. Mooresville, IN Backroads Press 1995 1st Edition Softcover As New with no dust jacket 22356 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Hoosier Caravan : a Treasury of Indiana Life & Lore, Banta, R. E. (editor)
2 Banta, R. E. (editor) Hoosier Caravan : a Treasury of Indiana Life & Lore
No defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . This is a wonderful collection of 92 essays, fiction, poetry, history, and other pieces, all concerning the history and culture of the great state of Indiana. Each piece is written by an Indiana author, such as Booth Tarkington, Theodore Dreiser, James Whitcomb Riley, GeneStratton Porter, Ernie Pyle, Jessamyn West, Emily Kimbrough, Hoagy Carmichael, Kurt Vonnegut, and many others. This is the New and Enlarged edition. A handsome copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 620 pages. A6 Bloomington, In, U. S. A.. Bloomington, In, U. S. A. Indiana University Press 1975 New and Enlarged Edition Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 15079 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Banta, R. E. , Thompson, Donald E. , Comps. Indiana Authors and Their Books 1816-1916; 1917-1966; 1917-1966 (3 Volumes, Complete)
Page ends are darkened in vol. 1, light spotting to page ends in vols. 2-3. Brown cloth covers of vol. 1 are slightly darkened . No wear to covers, pages are clean and bright, binding is tight. Grade: VG+ (vol. 1) and NF (vols. 2 and 3). These are NOT ex-library books. Volumes 2 and 3 appear unread. . Massive compilation of Indiana authors and their books, from 1816 to 1980. Index to all three volumes in vol. 3. A short biography and bibliography are given for each author. . Small 4to - 9" to 11". 1515 pages. C7 Crawfordsville, IN. Crawfordsville, IN Wabash College 1949, 1974, 1981 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 22141 
Price: 90.00 USD
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Snow Belt Cities:  Metropolitan Politics in the Northeast and Midwest Since World War II, Bernard, Richard M. , Ed.
4 Bernard, Richard M. , Ed. Snow Belt Cities: Metropolitan Politics in the Northeast and Midwest Since World War II
Book and jacket have no defects. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. Dust jacket protected by mylar sleeve. . Thirteen case studies by as many authors. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 275 pages. F5 Bloomington. Bloomington Indiana U. Press 1990 0253311772 / 9780253311771 1st Edition Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 25310 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Pennsylvania German Bookplates, a Study, Borneman, Henry Stauffer
5 Borneman, Henry Stauffer Pennsylvania German Bookplates, a Study
Mild bump to top edge of backstrip, slight spotting to top page ends, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Beautiful pictorial boards done in a Pennsylvania Dutch pattern. 100 bookplates are displayed and translated, 24 in full color. Much information is also given about the history of the Pennsylvania Germans and the particular folk art forms they created. A beautiful book and a beautiful copy. . Pennsylvania-German Society. Publications, Vol. 54 Series. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 169 pages. S4 Philadelphia. Philadelphia Pennsylvania German Society 1953 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 27211 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Women's Great Lakes Reader, Brehm, Victoria
6 Brehm, Victoria Women's Great Lakes Reader
No defects; book is As New, unread. . A marvelous anthology of short pieces, all written by women and all about life on the Great Lakes, from 1789 to the present. A beautiful copy of the first edition, published in 1998 by Holy Cow! Press. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 404 pages. F3 Holy Cow! Press 1998 1st Printing Softcover Fine 29510 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Indians of Montgomery County Indiana, Brelsford, Bridgie Brill
7 Brelsford, Bridgie Brill Indians of Montgomery County Indiana
No defects. Hardcover book with bright red covers and bright gilt titles to spine and front cover. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. A beautiful copy, As New. . A beautiful copy, gift quality. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 221 pages. T7 Montgomery County Historical Society 1985 2nd Printing Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 27843 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Constitution Making in Indiana:  A Source Book of Constitutional Documents, with Historical Introduction and Critical Notes, Bremer, John A
8 Bremer, John A Constitution Making in Indiana: A Source Book of Constitutional Documents, with Historical Introduction and Critical Notes
No defects, book is unread. . Volume IV, 1930-1960. . Indiana Historical Collections Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 343 pages. J1 Indiana Historical Bureau 1978 1st Edition Hardcover As New with no dust jacket 23042 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Lewis Cass: Frontier Soldier, Burns, Virginia
9 Burns, Virginia Lewis Cass: Frontier Soldier
Dust jacket has small tears and is age-toned at spine and margins, now protected by fresh mylar cover. Book covers are mildly warped, Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. Bright red cloth covers with bright gilt lettering to spine. . A juvenile and quasi-fictional but substantial biography of Lewis Cass's early days. During the War of 1812, Cass served as Brigadier General, and he long served as Governor of Michigan Territory. He later was Secretary of War under Andrew Jackson, a member of the Senate from Michigan, and the Democratic candidate for President, losing to Zachary Taylor. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on the first endpaper. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 176 pages. Signed by Author. C6 Bath, MI. Bath, MI Enterprise Press 1980 0686273699 / 9780686273691 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 24361 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Indiana University from Seminary Square to Dunn's Woods, 1820-1885, Carmony, Donald F
10 Carmony, Donald F Indiana University from Seminary Square to Dunn's Woods, 1820-1885
Small label ghost on gray front cover, slight soil, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . A short history of early Indiana University. Illustrated stapled booklet. . 12mo 7" - 7" tall. 39 pages. J1 Indiana University Publications 1987 1st Edition Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 23008 
Price: 11.50 USD
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1910 Census: Scott County, Tennessee, Carson, Louise & Norma Mabe & Evelyn Jeffers
11 Carson, Louise & Norma Mabe & Evelyn Jeffers 1910 Census: Scott County, Tennessee
8.5" x 11" secured with a white comb binding. Red card covers have light edgewear. A few pages are a little soiled at extremities. Binding is tight, pages are clean with a few handwritten notes added to pages by former owner. . Data were transcribed, edited and indexed by the editors. Includes genealogical data for all families included in this census. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 282 pages. U6 Scott County Historical Society 1994 Softcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 28270 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Theatre on the Frontier:  The Early Years of the St. Louis Stage, Carson, William G. B.
12 Carson, William G. B. The Theatre on the Frontier: The Early Years of the St. Louis Stage
Very slight rubbing to extremities of backstrip. . Second edition of a work originally published in 1932, this edition has a new Introduction by the author. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 361 pages. T4 NY. NY Benjamin Blom 1965 2nd Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 20149 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Oldest Town in Kentucky: 1774 [A Paper Read before the Harrodsburg Historical Society, Sept. 30, 1929], Charleston, Max
13 Charleston, Max The Oldest Town in Kentucky: 1774 [A Paper Read before the Harrodsburg Historical Society, Sept. 30, 1929]
Stapled pamphlet. Small tear at top of front cover near fold, owner name on last page of book. . Provides evidence from a variety of sources supporting the assertion that Harrodsburg is the oldest town in Kentucky. Includes fold-out map. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 23 pages. K1 Harrodsburg, KY. Harrodsburg, KY Harrodsburg Democrat 1929 1st Edition Pamphlet Very Good+ 23357 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Cincinnati Goes to War:  A Community Responds to World War II, Cincinnati Historical Society
14 Cincinnati Historical Society Cincinnati Goes to War: A Community Responds to World War II
No defects, gift quality. . Three articles about Cincinnati and how it and its people responded to the needs of World War Two. Wonderful b/w and full color period illustrations and photos. . Trade PB. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 96 pages. H0 Cincinnati. Cincinnati Cincinnati Historical Society 1991 Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 22318 
Price: 11.50 USD
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15 Clark, Thomas D. Indiana University: Midwestern Pioneer. Vol. 2. in Mid-Passage
A little faint spotting to top page ends, no other defects. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by author to "Mr. Joe. " Blue cloth cover with bright gilt lettering and decoration to front cover and spine. 33 pages of plates, bibliography, index, 429p. . Second volume of author's history of Indiana University. A beautiful, collectible copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Signed by Author. E1 Bloomington. Bloomington Indiana University Press 1973 0253329957 / 9780253329950 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 12952 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Indiana University: Midwestern Pioneer. Vol. III. Years of Fulfillment, Clark, Thomas D.
16 Clark, Thomas D. Indiana University: Midwestern Pioneer. Vol. III. Years of Fulfillment
Very slight sunning to spine of jacket, slight stressing at extremities, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . The third volume of author's monumental history of Indiana University. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR; also SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY BELOVED INDIANA UNIVERSITY CHANCELLOR HERMAN B. WELLS, both to Paul Marer, on first endpaper. Marer was former Professor, Indiana University. Illustrated by photographs. Er . Small 4to - 9" to 11". 678 pages. Signed by Author. U2 Bloomington. Bloomington Indiana U. Press 1977 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 20621 
Price: 75.00 USD
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The Rampaging Frontier: Manners and Humors of Pioneer Days in the South and the Middle West, Clark, Thomas Dionysius
17 Clark, Thomas Dionysius The Rampaging Frontier: Manners and Humors of Pioneer Days in the South and the Middle West
Bound in tan buckram covers, small capital letter "G" penciled to bottom of spine. Excellent condition otherwise, binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Author was noted Kentucky historian, this was his fourth book. SIGNED AND WARMLY INSCRIBED by Clark to Virgil and Elizabeth (probably Virgil Steed and his wife, based on information given in the Acknowledgments). The inscription is dated April 9, 1939, so this is a very early printing. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 350 pages. Signed by Author. T6 Indianapolis. Indianapolis Bobbs-Merrill 1939 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 27865 
Price: 90.00 USD
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History of the Indiana Academy of Science 1885-1984, Daily, W. A. and F. K.
18 Daily, W. A. and F. K. History of the Indiana Academy of Science 1885-1984
No defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . Index, illustrated. Blue cloth covers with gilt lettering and decoration. Gift quality. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 249 pages. F3 Indianapolis. Indianapolis Indiana Academy of Science 1984 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 21927 
Price: 16.50 USD
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The Worker in Modern Economic Society, Douglas, Paul H. / Hitchcock, Curtics N. / Atkins, Willard E.
19 Douglas, Paul H. / Hitchcock, Curtics N. / Atkins, Willard E. The Worker in Modern Economic Society
Green cloth covers are heavily worn at extremities, bottom 1/8-inch of backstrip is missing, scattered pencil marks inside, front cover is a little loose, otherwise binding is tight. . This book was part of the private collection of Herman B Wells, long-time and great president of Indiana University, and is SIGNED by him on the ffep. The book was published and presumably used when Wells was studying for his Master of Arts degree in Economics at Indiana University, a degree he completed in 1927.. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 935 pages. Signed by Notable Personage, Related. C6 Chicago. Chicago U. Chicago Press 1925 2nd Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 21424 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Always Onward: Barnum, Minnesota 1889 to 2002, Eller, Dawn-Marie
20 Eller, Dawn-Marie Always Onward: Barnum, Minnesota 1889 to 2002
Owner name written with highlighter on verso of front cover, page xi has a highlighted sentence, no other defects. Pages are otherwise clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . The history of a small town in northern Minnesota, illustrated with many b/w photos. Signed by Nancy Lou Barnam Brown Hansen (? ) on the verso of the front cover. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 454 pages. A1 Self Published 2002 2nd Printing Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 28046 
Price: 25.00 USD
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