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Image for Grand Music Festival of the Arkansas Music Teachers Association

Grand Music Festival of the Arkansas Music Teachers Association

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Little Rock Arkansas, Little Rock Democrat: 1901

Seller ID: 7148

Condition: Very Good


Oblong newsprint program, stapled at top, opens vertically. Short tear by first staple, some chipping and small tears on athe edges. Paper is toned but not brittle. Because this is newsprint, it is somewhat fragile. If you would like to see more scans, we will be happy to send some. ; Drawings in Ads; Thin Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 16 pages; This is a program for the 1901 Arkansas Music Teachers Association meeting in Little Rock. Besides the information about the meetings, there are listings for performances and many wonderful advertisements. Great bit of Little Rock ephemera. View more info

What's Wrong with Civil Rights?

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Belmont MA, American Opinion: 1960's

Seller ID: 10112

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Folded in thirds for mailing, else NF; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 2 pages; Propaganda piece from the John Birch Society detailing how the Communists created the American Civil Rights movement. Includes a list of American Opinion publications on Civil Rights and how to order . View more info

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New Echota Birthplace of the American Indian Press

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Government Printing Office: 1941

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8559

Condition: Near Fine


Very light wear and aging. ; National Park Service Popular Study Series; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 21 pages; First NP publication on New Echota, Sequoyah and the Cherokee Phoenix, Cherokee newspaper, published in North Georgia and later in Tahlequah Oklahoma. View more info

Image for Thornwell Orphanage its Principles and Product:  Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Birth of Willim Plumer Jacobs, Founder of Thornwell and Presbyterian College

Thornwell Orphanage its Principles and Product: Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Birth of Willim Plumer Jacobs, Founder of Thornwell and Presbyterian College

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Clinton, SC, Thornwell Orphanage: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6462

Condition: Very Good+


Minor scuffing to spine. ; Written to celebrate what would have been Dr. Jacobs 100th birhday, this book features biographies of selected Thornwell alumni, as well as a history and biographical sketches of the Jacobs family and the family of Thornwell's second president, Dr. L. Ros Lynn. There is an inscription on the ffep: "Compliments of Thornwell at the request of Mrs. Katherine Montgomery, (p. 141). " Mrs. Montgomery was one of the Thornwell students. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 316 pages; Signed by Biographee View more info

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Here Come a Wind Labor on the Move

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Southern Exposure: 1976

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 6328

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


This copy has some edge and corner wear and a few light scuffs. There is a small area of damage at the bottom of the spine. ; 1-2; B & W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages; This double issue of Southern Exposure, a Southern liberal magazine, explored the history of labor and unions in the South along with related current issues, ca. 1970's. One special sections is on Harlan County, Kentucky. View more info

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The Leisure Hour, 1872

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Paternoster Row and 164 Piccadilly: 1872

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8336

Condition: Good+


Quarterbound leather with marbled boards. Edge and corner wear. Looks as if hinges have been reglued though binding is square and secure. ; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 828 pages; Hardbound volume of year's run of this British magazine. Many nice prints as illustrations, including a Dore from Dante. View more info

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Folk Fest '94

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Slotin: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6204

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Light edge and corner wear -- expected aging. ; Lots of ads for Outsider Art. ; B & W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; This is the program for the 1994 Folk Fest in Atlanta. It is in remarkably nice condition. View more info

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Where Atlanta

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Atlanta, 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6205

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


The magazine has mild edge and corner wear. The covers show wear, but overall this magazine is still in VG condition. ; The cover and the last page deal with Howard Finster's The Night Before Christmas. ; B&W and Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 112 pages; Where is a magazine about Atlanta for tourists. This issue featured Howard Finster. View more info

Image for Folk Art in America - a Living Tradition

Folk Art in America - a Living Tradition

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Atlanta, High Museum of Art & Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Collection: 1974

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6207

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Light edge and corner wear. There is an old diagonal crease on the bottom right corner. ; B & W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages; This is a catalog for the exhibit at the High Museum in Atlanta Georgia of works from the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller collection in Williamsburg VA. This exhibit was in 1974. Very informative catalog on traditional folk art in America. View more info

Image for Capital City Club, Atlanta Georgia  :Menu, March 10, 1953

Capital City Club, Atlanta Georgia :Menu, March 10, 1953

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Capital City Club: 1953

Seller ID: 6404

Condition: Very Good


Light wear to corners, vertical fold, now flattened; several names written in ink on back. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 4 pages; Menu for famous, and exclusive, Atlanta business club. View more info

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Mountain Songs

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Belmont Music Company: 1937

Seller ID: 8052

Condition: Very Good-


Scuff from removed price sticker on front wrap (see scan. ) Crease on front wrap. Small ( 1 inch) slit at bottom of spine. Songbook has waviness, probably from long ago water damage. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 24 pages; Nice collection of old country music songs. View more info

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Autograph Catalog 47 Profiles in History

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Profiles in History: 2009

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9991

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Very light packing wear. One very small tear on bottom front edge. ; Slick paper. ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 106 pages; This is a sales catalog for Joe maddalena's Profiles in History. Included are autographs of Abraham Lin coln, Annie Oakley, Josephine Baker, Walt Diney, George Gershwin and many many more famous folks in all fields. Many photos and all signatures are illustrated. Great resouce for authenticating autographs. View more info

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Souvenir of Chattanooga Tennessee

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chattanooga, T. H Payne & Company: 1913

Seller ID: 8048

Condition: Very Good-


Some scuffs on wraps. Light edge and corner wear and overall aging. Square and securely bound . Excellent interior. ; Color Post Card Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 16 pages; View book of Chattanooga Tennessee and vicinity -- Chickamauga, Lookout Mountain, Signal Mountain -- from post card images produced by Curt Teich & Co. Of Chicago. The only date is 1913 by what is supposed to be a contemporary image of Chattanooga. This particular copy could date from then or from a few years later. View more info

Image for Gene Autry's Flyin' a Ranch Stampede Official Program

Gene Autry's Flyin' a Ranch Stampede Official Program

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hollywood, Gene Autry: N.D.

Seller ID: 6308

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


There is light, general wear as well as light soiling along with a few surface scuffs and creases (see scan. ) This magazine-like program has a light musty odor that is noticeable only when it is held close to the face. ; B & W Photographs; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 16 pages; This is a program from Gene Autry's travelling rodeo which was known as Gene Autry's Flyin' A Ranch Stampede. This program was sold wherever the rodeo took place and was accompanied by a local insert. This copy does not have an insert. There is a lead article in the pr ogram by Gene Autry in which he talks about... View more info

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The Sodecoan Yearbook

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Senior Class of Southern Dental College: 1917

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6345

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


The leather-like covers of this yearbook show much corner and edge wear including some chips and tears. Some of the endpapers salso show some wear and aging, but overall the interior is in VG condition. ; Vol. 10; B & W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Unpaginated pages; This I an early yearbook from the Southern Dental College in Atlanta GA. The yearbook eventually became The Asodecoan and the college became the Emory University Dental School. Besides the usual photos and features of a yearbook, this copy also has some great ads in the back for dental related businesses. View more info

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Deseret Recipes

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints: 1981

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 16628

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Book has rust colored flexible cardstock covers and chapter dividers, with minor wear to the edges and corners. Interior is clean and unmarked, doen't loo like it's seen much use in the kitchen! In addition to lots of recipe, describd as easy and economical, there are sample menus, nutritional requirements and measurements .; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 222 pages View more info

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The Making of a Great Newspaper

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1924

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8957

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


In addition to light soil on the wraps, there are several small tears and a 1/4" chip in the last few pages. The fore edge is slightly rolled. The interior pages are a uniform cream color with some light browning on the edges. Staples are secure. ; B&W Drawings; Thin 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 36 pages; This softcover bock was published by the New York Times to mark the completion of its eight home since its founding in 1951, the Times Annex, located very close to the Times Building. The book focuses on both the history of the paper and the wonders of the new building, illustrated with dr... View more info

Image for New Echota, Cherokee National Capitol (1825-1830)  Unique, Praiseworthy, and a Most Tragic National Capitol

New Echota, Cherokee National Capitol (1825-1830) Unique, Praiseworthy, and a Most Tragic National Capitol

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Calhoun GA, Gordon County Chamber of Commerce: 1953

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10053

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Very light wear, about near fine. ; Thin 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 12 pages; In 1953, the Calhoun and Gordon Co. , GA Chamber of Commerce was working to develop New Echota, the last capitol of the Cherokees before the Removal, as an historic site. This is a copy of one of the booklets the Chamber published to interest people in the project. We also have a copy of a biography of Elias Boudinot by his granddaughter, Mary Brinsmade Church, passed down to the Calhoun Woman's Club by the Woman's Club of Washington, CT. , printed at the same time. View more info

Image for The Gold Bar Camp Gordon Atlanta 1918 First Battalion General Officers Training School

The Gold Bar Camp Gordon Atlanta 1918 First Battalion General Officers Training School

By: N/A

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Foote & Davies Co.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7582

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Beveled wooden boards are chipped on the edges, the cloth spine is rubbed but not frayed, the gilt lettering is rubbed and faded. While the endpapers are tanned, the interior is clean ad bright. The front hinge is starting, but not cracked. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; not paginated pages; Camp Gordon was located where the Peachtree Dekalb Airport is now. The GA Historical Marker there reads: "Constructed during America's rush to mobilize for World War I, Camp Gordon was one of 16 temporary training camps, the largest in the southern states and the focus of Atlanta's wartime patrio... View more info

Famous Indians A Collection of Short Biographies

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington DC, U. S. Government Printing Office: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6655

Condition: Very Good


This booklet has a little edge and corner wear along with a small ink mark on the front cover (see scan). ; B & W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 47 pages; This is an attractive government publication that insludes biographies (most with portraits) of Powhatan and Pochahonta, King Philip, Pope, Joseph Brant, Pontiac, Sacagawea, Tecumseh, Sequoyah, John Ross, Black Hawk, Osceola, Cochise, Seattle, Red Cloud, Crazy Horse, Sitting Bull, Wovoka, Chief Joseph, Quanah Parker, and Geronimo. There is a good bibliography as well. View more info

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Gunfighters

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Derby, CT, Charlton Comics Group: 1981

Seller ID: 6743

Condition: Very Good+


Light age-toning. ; Cartoon; Vol. 7 #68; Thin Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; This comic book features a story about Lash Larue and is signed by him on the cover. View more info

Image for The Wonderful Story of Life A Mother's Talks with Her Daughter Regarding Life and its Reproduction

The Wonderful Story of Life A Mother's Talks with Her Daughter Regarding Life and its Reproduction

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Georgia Department Public Health: N.D.

Seller ID: 7842

Condition: Very Good


Brown wraps with general aging and light edge and corner wear. Some interior toning. Still square and securely bound . ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 17 pages; Unintentionally humorous sex ed pamphlet from Georgia Department of Health in which mother talks to daughter about flowers, birds, vegetables and fish rather than about sex. I suspect that the daughter, Helen Elizabeth, is mighty confused by the end. Pamphlet is not dated but is probably from first half of 20th century. View more info

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The Journal of Negro Education The Health Status and Health Education of Negroes in the United States

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Howard University: Summer, 1949

Edition: Vol. XVIII

Seller ID: 6906

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Light wear and toning around the edges; general overall aging. Some sunning on wraps. Still square and securely bound. ; Yearbook; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 443 pages; This is a special issue of Health issues related to African-Americans. View more info

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Classified Collections of Facsimiles of Old Masters

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Taiwan, Universal Book Company: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8996

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Red boards with gilt Chinese titles on spine. Boards have slight bowing on tips and there is some light edge and corner wear. Boards and foredges have some dark areas caused by soot as though the book was at one time exposed to fire. Scan gives a good idea of how this affects the covers. Interior is unaffected and there is no odor. Book is square and the binding is secure. Cleaning has removed some of the affected areas. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Large collection of black and white paintings by Chinese Old Masters. All text is in Chinese, so I cannot be very specific. Nice collection... View more info

Image for The Atlanta Historical Bulletin, October, 1939

The Atlanta Historical Bulletin, October, 1939

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Atlanta Historical Society: October, 1939

Seller ID: 7082

Condition: Very Good


Gray wraps with light soiling. Spine shows some wear and sunning. Otherwise this is a very attractive copy. ; No. 19; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 55 pages; Articles include: My Mother's Recollections of Atlanta, Atlanta's First Car Barn (1874) , The Founding of Atlanta Tuberculosis Association and the Home for Incurables, DeKalb County Marriages 1852, First Season of Metropolitan Opera Presentations (Music Festival of 1910) , and The Founding of Atlanta, Part II. View more info