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True Crimes and the History of the Ann Arbor Police Department.

by Logghe, Sergeant Michael.

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Published
2002
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$80.00

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Ann Arbor: Privately Printed, 2002. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Quarto (oversized) Slight wear to edges of boards and dust jacket. Rear board has a number of tiny dents in the cover SIGNED by the author and dated "4/25/2001". Unpaginated. Over 200 pages with many b&w illus., and some humorous police poetry by… Read more
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$80.00
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Michigan BS* : Before Sesquicentennial

by Ward, John.

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
January 1967
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$65.00

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Ann Arbor: University Activities Center and Sigma Dela Chi Professional Journalistic Society, January 1967. First edition. Softcover with glossy covers. Very good. Squareish octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners. Cover made with a circle in center to show the orange and black "BS*" on the cover page. 44 unnumbered pages of text interspersed with b&w… Read more
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$65.00
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Tales of a Michigan Lumberjack

by Cary, Dan

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$15.00

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Mt. Pleasant, MI: printed by John Cumming. First edition. Pamphlet. Very good. Think pamphlet. Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. [ 6 ] 39 p. A collecton of very 50 short pieces from the author first printed in the Lansing State Journal in 1950. Carey, 73 in 1950, drew upon folklore and his lengthy… Read more
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$15.00
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Liverworts and Hornworts of Southern Michigan

by Crum, Howard

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
1991
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$40.00

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Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Herbarium, 1991. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket. Slight scuffing to boards. vii (1) 233 p. w/ subject and taxonomic indices.
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Michigan's Timber Battleground : a History of Clare County 1674 - 1900

by Meek, Forrest

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Published
1991
Condition
Very good
Edition
2nd printing
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$35.00

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Clare, MI: Edgewood Press, 1991. 2nd printing. Hardcover in full cloth. Very good. Tall octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket issued. 483 p. w/ a who's who in Clare county in the 19th centiry, bibliograpy, long index. A detailed history of the early period of this north central Michigan county,… Read more
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Julius F. Wolff Jr.s Lake Superior Shipwrecks : Complete Reference to Maritime Accidents and Disasters

by Wolff, Julius F. Jr.

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
1990
Condition
Very good
Edition
2nd edition
Item Price
$45.00

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Duluth, MN: Lake Superior Port Cities Inc., 1990. 2nd edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Quarto (oversize). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards, a bit more so to dust jacket. 2nd, expanded, edition. 282 p. w/ decorated endpapers, illus., maps, glossary, index of vessels, bibliography. An interesting and useful reference to th many wrecks in the largest… Read more
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Ballads and Songs of Southern Michigan

by Gardner, Emelyn Elizabeth and Geraldine Jencks Chickering, editors and collectors. foreword by Albert Friedman

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
1967
Condition
Very good
Edition
Reprint of 1939 ed.
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$30.00

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Hatboro, PA: Folklore Associates, Inc., 1967. Reprint of 1939 ed. . Hardcover. Very good/very good. Thick octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards, a bit more so to dust jacket. 501 p. w/ lyrics, musical notation, list of informants, bibliography, index to ballads. Dozens of songs from Michigan, including child ballads, Many of the… Read more
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$30.00
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Grand Traverse : the Civil War Era

by Mitchell, John C.

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
2011
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$30.00

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Sutton's Bay, MI: Sutton's Bay Publishing, 2011. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 344 p. w/ endnotes, index, b&w illus., a few maps. A look at the place and people of Grand Traverse, and how the war affected their lives and livelihoods.
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$30.00
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More Copper Country Tales Vol. II.

by Nicholls, Alfred. edited by Roy W. Drier

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
1968
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$50.00

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Calumet, MI: Roy W. Drier, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards, more so to dust jacket. Dj also has creases and small tears at edges. 304 p. w/b&w illus. Another collection of tales from the copper country of Michigan.
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$50.00
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Justus S. Stearns : Michigan Pine King and Kentucky Coal Baron 1845 - 1933

by Nagle, Michael W.

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
2015
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$30.00

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Detroit, MI: Wayne State University Press, 2015. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo ( standard size ). Very slight wear to edges and corners of dust jacket and boards. 269 p. w/illustrations, notes, select bibliography, index. A biography of business man and Michigan secretary of state Stearns, reviewing his accomplishments and the roll both paternalism and Social… Read more
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State of War : Michigan in World War II

by Clive, Alan

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good in Fair (Price-Clipped) DJ
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$35.00

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Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 1979. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Fair (Price-Clipped) DJ. Octavo. (standard size). Slight wear to boards. Much more wear to edges and corners of dj . 301 pages with illustrations, endnotes, bibliography, and index. A study of the changes wrought by World War II on Michigan's economy and… Read more
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The Toledo War : the First Michigan - Ohio Rivalry

by Faber, Don

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good, no dj issued
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$45.00

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Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2008. First edition. Hardcover in full blue cloth. Very Good, no dj issued. Octavo (standard size). SIGNED by author on title page. Slight wear to edges of boards. 213 w/ map, illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. The first book length work on the border dispute between Michigan and Ohio over the Toledo Strip… Read more
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$45.00
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Ann Arbor : Visions of the Eagle II. The Photographic Art of Dale Fisher

by Fisher, Dale

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$40.00

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Ann Arbor: Eyry of the Eagle Publishing, 2008. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Tall quarto (oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of dj and boards. 208 p. w/ many color illustrations. A second look at Ann Arbor from the air, 12 years after the first. Uncommon.
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Eight Murals at the Michigan Exhibit. Century of Progress Exhibition Chicago

by Michigan. Century of Progress Commission. [ Randolph Greenfield Adams ]

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
[ 1933 ]
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$65.00

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[ Detroit ] : [ printed by Evans-Winter-Hebb ], [ 1933 ] . First edition. Pamphlet. Very Good. Staple bound in light cream covers with brown text. Some wear and light brownign to edges of covers. SIGNED at top corner of cover by "C. W. Angell", a Univ. of Michigan sculptor and museum artist for 30 years, best… Read more
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History of the Grand Rapids Fire Department

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
1950
Condition
Fair without dust jacket
Edition
First edition
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$35.00

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1950. First edition. Hardcover in red cloth binding with gilt lettering. Fair without dust jacket. Quarto-sized (bit oversized). Wear to edges of boards with bumping to head and heel of spine and corners of covers and scuffing to covers with fading and staining on back cover. Spine is rolled. Name of previous owner written on… Read more
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Ukrainians in Detroit

by Wichorek, Michael and Martha

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
1968
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$30.00

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Detroit, MI: Published by the author, 1968. First edition. Trade Paperback. Good. Good softcover. Light wear and minor rubbing to edges of covers with illustrated front cover of Detroit's skyline. Upper and lower corners of back cover are lightly creased. Some light scuffing to covers as well. Slight foxing to page edges. Unmarked… Read more
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A Glimpse of Irish Detroit Through the Eyes of the Gaelic League : A Picture History : 1920-2000.

by Kerwin, Michael W., and Kathleen Dewan O'Neill.

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
2001
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$25.00

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Detroit, MI: The Gaelic League of Detroit, Terence MacSwiney Branch, 2001. First edition. Oversized Paperback. Good. Good quarto-sized softcover. Light wear and rubbing to edges of covers with some light scuffing to covers. Inscribed by Kerwin to previous owner on title page. 120 pages with illustrations and index. A look at Irish-Americans in Detroit,… Read more
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Zachariah Chandler : An Outline Sketch of His Life and Public Services.

by Detroit Post and Tribute. Introductory Letter by James G. Blaine of Maine.

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
1880
Condition
Good
Edition
Second printing
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$45.00

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Detroit, MI: The Post and Tribune Company, 1880. Second printing. Hardcover. Good. Good octavo hardcover in green cloth binding with embossed black decorations and gilt lettering without dust jacket. Wear and rubbing to edges of boards with bumping to head and heel of spine and heavy bumping on the lower corners of covers. Some scuffing to… Read more
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Old Timers Tell It Like It Was.

by Elmers, Ruth Rodgers; June Waugh Kotlarek; and Gerry Kulick, editors.

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$45.00

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Ferndale Historical Society, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Very good octavo hardcover in blue binding without dust jacket. Light wear to edges of boards with minor bumping to heel of spine and slight scuffing to covers. 273 pages with illustrations and index. A nice history of Ferndale, Michigan.
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Legacy of Excellence: A Continuing History of Jesuit and Mercy Higher Education in Detroit.

by Muller, Herman J.; Mary Justine Sabourin; and Shari S. Cohen.

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
2003
Edition
First Trade paperback printing.
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$30.00

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University of Detroit Mercy Press, 2003. First Trade paperback printing. . Trade Paperback. Very good trade paperback. Light wear to edges of covers with somr minor curling on corners of covers and slight scuffing. Upper corners of first few pages are lightly creased. "101" written in yellow marker on inside of front cover. Otherwise, text… Read more
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