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Apalachicola River: An American Treasure

By: Bickel, Richard

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Watertown Press: 2006

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 143444

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with black cloth covers, silver print. Three of four corners are very lightly bumped, otherwise as new. Inscribed on front endpaper. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 123 pages with full page b&w photos throughout. Dust jacket is price clipped and shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. Inscribed by author on front endpaper. Edition status is not known. View more info

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American Art: A Cultural History

By: Bjelajac, David

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N Y, Abrams: 2001

Seller ID: 144757

ISBN: 0810942143

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full black cloth boards. Crease on dust jacket. View more info

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Simplicity, A Grace: Jacob Maentel in Indiana

By: Black, Mary

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Evansville Museum of Arts and Science: 1989

Seller ID: 126814

Condition: Near Fine


Very light wear to corners; dust jacket shows edge wear, small tear at spine, scuffing. Exhibition catalogue, 31 pages, 8 by 11", many color and black and white prints. "German-American folk artist Jacob Maentel left an important legacy to southern Indiana and particularly to New Harmony. His richly colored paintings captured the essence of rural life during the mid-1800s.... " View more info

Civil War in Pennsylvania: The African American Experience, The

By: Black, Samuel W. (Ed.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA, Pennsylvania Heritage Foundation: 2013

Seller ID: 132563

ISBN: 0936340207

Condition: Fine


A new, unread book in excellent condition. 239 pages. View more info

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Poplore: Folk and Pop in American Culture

By: Bluestein, Gene

Price: $9.71

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Massachusetts Press: 1994

Seller ID: 140252

ISBN: 087023904X

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Author contends that Poplore is more accurately reflective of the popular and commercial roots and dynamic, syncretic traditions of American democratic culture; with interviews fo legendary banjo picker Buell Kazee and ronder of Folways Records, Moe Asch. View more info

American Hardcore: a Tribal History

By: Blush, Steven

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Feral House: 1999

Seller ID: 144587

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light wear and some curling to covers. Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 333 pages View more info

Image for Kwakiutl Grammar with a Glossary of the Suffixes (Transactions of the American Philosophical Society; New Series-Vol. 37, part 3))

Kwakiutl Grammar with a Glossary of the Suffixes (Transactions of the American Philosophical Society; New Series-Vol. 37, part 3))

By: Boas, Franz; Yampolsky, Helene Boas; Harris, Zellig S.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, American Philosophical Society: 1976

Seller ID: 133224

Condition: Near Fine


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Bound by library in dark green buckram cloth. Re--print of the 1947 edition. The pages in this volume are 203 - 377. Photo of table of contents available. View more info

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Tidal Wave of Encouragement: American Composers' Concerts in the Gilded Age, A

By: Bomberger, E. Douglas

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Westport, Connecticut, U.S.A., Praeger: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 129940

ISBN: 0275974464

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 235 pages. Photo of Table of Contents available. View more info

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Monotypes By Jack Boul

By: Boul, Jack

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Watkins Gallery, American University: 1977

Seller ID: 140825

Condition: Very Good


30 page exhibition catalogue. 8 7/8"w x 8 1/2"h. Sticker residue on front cover. View more info

Image for Combustion in Reactive Systems: Technical Papers from the Seventh International Colloquium on Gasdynamics of Explosions and Reactive Systems, Gottingen, Federal Republic of Germany, August 1979

Combustion in Reactive Systems: Technical Papers from the Seventh International Colloquium on Gasdynamics of Explosions and Reactive Systems, Gottingen, Federal Republic of Germany, August 1979

By: Bowen, J. Raymond;Universitat Gottingen;Max-Planck-Institut fur Stromungsforschung

Price: $235.00

Publisher: American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics: 1981

Seller ID: 129701

ISBN: 0915928477

Condition: Near Fine


656 pages, binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Companion volume to #75: Gasdynamics of Detonations and Explosions, this is #76, a collection of presentations on the subject by different authors. This volume covers nonequilibrium processes, ignition, turbulence, propagation phenomena, and detailed kinetic modeling and is from the 7th International Colloquium on Gasdynamics of Explosions and Reactive Systems, Gottingen, Germany, Aug. '79. Book shows very little wear, as does dust jacket. Contents include: Gasdynamic processes of proposed laser pulse ... View more info

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Mad Anthony Wayne

By: Boyd, Thomas

Price: $85.00

Publisher: N Y, Charles Scribner' Sons: 1929

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 137730

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 351 pages. Limited edition, number 306/500; signed by Thomas Boyd. Slightly woiled cover in worn slipcase. A bit musty smelling. Yellow paper-covered boards with blue cloth spine. View more info

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Trout Fishing in America

By: Brautigan, Richard

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Delta: 1967

Seller ID: 145371

Condition: Very Good


Decent reading copy of this "slender American classic," as the London Times words it, Brautigan being something of a counter cultural icon. Previous owner's name inside. 111 pages. 5 1/4"w x 8"h. View more info

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Modern American Drama on Screen

By: Bray, William Robert; Palmer, R. Barton

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, Cambridge University Press: 2013

Seller ID: 138682

ISBN: 1107000653

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 300 pages. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. View more info

Image for The Search for Safety: A History of Railroad Signals and the People Who Made Them

The Search for Safety: A History of Railroad Signals and the People Who Made Them

By: Brignano, Mary ; Hax McCullough

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Union Switch & Signal Division, American Standard: 1981

Seller ID: 142100

ISBN: 0960620206

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 200 pages. 9"w x 9 1/8"h. Full brown cloth boards show a bit of discoloration and edge wear. Tears on dust jacket. Previous owner's name inside, and tipped-in letter to previous owner from engineer at American Standard. Many b&w illustrations. View more info

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Manly Traditions: The Folk Roots of American Masculinities

By: Bronner, Simon J. (ed.)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Indiana University Press: 2005

Seller ID: 142115

ISBN: 0253217814

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition; new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. View more info

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Darger: The Henry Darger Collection at the American Folk Art Museum

By: Brooke Davis Anderson; Michel Thevoz

Price: $65.00

Publisher: N Y, Harry N. Abrams: 2001

Seller ID: 139619

ISBN: 0810913984

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 128 pages. Oblong format: 11 1/8"w x 8 1/4"h. Dust jacket shows slight edge wear. Full blue cloth boards are slightly faded at edges. View more info

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Darger: The Henry Darger Collection at the American Folk Art Museum

By: Brooke Davis Anderson; Michel Thevoz

Price: $65.00

Publisher: N Y, Harry N. Abrams: 2001

Seller ID: 146726

ISBN: 0810913984

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's inscription inside. 128 pages. Oblong format: 11 1/8"w x 8 1/4"h. Dust jacket shows slight edge wear. View more info

Survival This Way: Interviews With American Indian Poets

By: Bruchac, Joseph

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, University of Arizona: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114638

ISBN: 0816510245

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Dust jacket in mylar. 363 pages. N. Scott Momaday, James Welch, Louise Erdrich, Paula Gunn Allen... twenty-one leading American Indian poets discuss the role of Native American culture in their work, the forces that shape contemporary Native American poetry, and the prospects of that poetry's surviving as a form apart from the poetry of the dominant culture. View more info

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This Was Wheat Farming: a Pictorial History of the Farms and Farmers of the Northwest Who Grow the Nation's Bread

By: Brumfield, Kirby

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Seattle, Superior Pub. Co: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144794

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition with a tiny amount of edge wear and lightly bumped corners. Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind except for dedication by previous owner on front end paper. Dust jacket is in tatters with edgewear, a few small open tears. 191 pages with a very large number of b&w photos. View more info

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American Eagles

By: Butz, Richard;Butz, Ellen

Price: $43.95

Publisher: Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Stackpole Books: 1996

Seller ID: 112377

ISBN: 0811729958

Condition: Very Good


111 pages with many b&w photos showing the intricacies of making three historical American eagles. View more info