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1 "A Lively Town": 152 Years in Rochester
Rochester Rochester Centennial Commission 1969 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket as Issued Small Quarto 
A history of Rochester, Oakland County, Michigan. Many photos. Gilt titles on gray cloth-covered boards. Light foxing on outside edge. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 A Brief History of Berea College
Berea Berea College Nd (ca. 1970) Stapled Pictorial Soft Cover VG- Spine edge slightly toned Thin Octavo 

Price: 5.00 USD
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3 A Living Memorial for General Dwight D. Eisenhower and the United States Armed Forces
Eisenhower Memorial Foundation 1947 Pamphlet Very Good 
Fund-raising piece for the memorial. 8.5"x11" sheet tri-folded 50 approx. 3.75"x8.5". 
Price: 3.00 USD
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4 Acts, Orders and Appointments of the General Assembly of the English Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations in New England in America, May, 1766
Philadelphia Elijah Ellsworth Brownell 1938 Hard Cover Good (fault) No Jacket Thin Small Quarto 
Facsimile of the 1766 report, with an index of the Rhode Island lists of officers and officials, May 1766. Nasty water stain on front cover, otherwise sound and clean. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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5 America: An Affirmation of Faith
Westvaco 1984 Hard Cover Fine No Jacket as Issued In Slipcase Large Octavo 
27th volume in this lovely annual gift series. Ribbon bookmark. Top edge gilt. In NF slipcase. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 American Heritage, Vol. VII, Nos. 1-6 (Dec. 1955-Oct. 1956)
New York American Heritage Publishing Co. Quarto 
The second year in the hard cover format. Covers slightly darkened, as usual. A clean G-VG set. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 American Heritage, Vol. VIII, Nos. 1-6 (Dec. 1956-Oct. 1957)
New York American Heritage Publishing Co. Pictorial Hard Cover G/VG No Jacket as Issued Quarto 
The third year in the hard cover format. Covers slightly darkened, as usual. April 1957 issue snagged at top of spine. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8 Blood in the Streets: The Boston Massacre
Boston Revolutionary War Bicentennial Commission 1970 Stapled Pictorial Wraps Quarto 
VG. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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9 Certificate of Incorporation, Constitution, Rules and List of Members of the Democratic Club of the City of New York
New York Douglas Taylor 1892 Hard Cover 16mo 
Front cover is water-spotted, otherwise a fresh VG copy with bright gilt titles and fresh, clean and tight contents. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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10 Coal Mining and Other Industries in West Virginia: A Curriculum Bulletin for Teachers, Grades 1-12
Charleston West Virginia State Depr. Of Education 1954 Soft Cover G-VG Cover handling-soiled Name on front cover Large Octavo 
245pp. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Colonial Life Picture Library
Zeltan Picture Libraries 1976 3-Ring Binder Very Good No Jacket as Issued Quarto 
Interesting teaching tool, featuring illustrations and text describing American Colonial Homes, Colonial Kitchens, Colonial Tools, Colonial Artillery, Colonial Toys and Games, Colonial Dress, Colonial Handweapons, Colonial Shipbuilding, Colonial Transportation, Colonial Coinage and Colonial Flags. Library handstamps on several pages. In custom red 3-ring binder, no external library markings. A useful reference. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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12 Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror
Hubert D. Russell 1906 Hard Cover G-VG No Jacket Large Octavo 
Gilt titles and pictorial paste-on, on purple cloth. A nicer copy than usually found, clean and sound. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 Famous Speeches of Abraham Lincoln
Mount Vernon The Peter Pauper Press 1935 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket In Slipcase Octavo 
Gift inscription ffep. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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14 General History: 1001 Questions and Answers
New York Hinds, Noble & Eldredge 1895 Hard Cover Very Good (fault) No Jacket 12mo 
Black titles on red cloth. 128pp + ads. Three owners' names (two in pencil) ffep, short verse marked out on rear free end paper, otherwise unmarked. Soiled along top rear edge. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 Great Leaders and National Issues of 1912
Philadelphia The International Bible House 1912 Pictorial Cover Fair No Jacket Octavo 
Rear spine edge silver-fished, and book has a number of minor faults. A tight copy, contents clean, that, at first glance, appears Good. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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16 Hale's History of the United States, from Their First Settlement as Colonies, to The Close of Mr. Tyler's Administration in 1845
Philadelphia Phinney & Co. 1851 Hard Cover Good (fault) No Jacket as Issued 12mo 
Gilt titles on embossed black quarter leather over blue paper-covered boards. Moderate foxing, heavier (though light) on end papers. Owner's bookplate, possibly original, certainly 19th century, fep. Large (3/4") chip at top of spine. A clean solid example of this early, popular U.S. history text book. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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17 Handbook of Mount Vernon
The Mount Vernon ladies' Association of the Union 1940 Stapled Soft Cover Near Fine Thin Large Octavo 
38pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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18 Hearings Before the Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities of the United States Senate, Ninety-third Congress, First Session: Watergate and Related Activities, 8-Vol. Set
Washington, D.C. U.S. Govt. Printing Office 1973 Soft Cover Very Good Small snag vol. 5 Ex-Library Octavo 
X-lib with usual markings and labels. Snag at top of spine of Vol. 5, otherwise a clean VG set. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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19 Horace Mann's Letters in the Extension of Slavery into California and New Mexico; And on the Duty of Congress to Provide the Trial by Jury for Alleged Fugitive Slaves
Yellow Springs The Antioch Press 1935 Soft Cover Very Good (faults) Large Octavo 
Privately printed for Hugh T. Birch of Yellow Springs, Ohio. Faint moisture toning on spine. Worn moderately on extremities, heavily at top of spine. Small label spot on back cover. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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20 How to Respect and Display Our Flag
U.S. Marine Corps Stapled Pictorial Wraps Very Good 
Nd (ca. 1960). Nicely illustrated in color, with a number of historic flags illustrated and described. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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