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History of Madison County Indiana a Narrative Account of Historical Progres S, People, and Principal Interests [Two Volumes in One]

By Forkner, John L.

Unigraphic, Inc. / Lewis Publishing Co.. Fine. 1914. Reprint. Hardcover. No defects. 1970 Reprint of a work first printed in 1914. . History of Madison County, Indiana, to 1914. Invaluable for genealogical research in the area. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 791 pages. F0 .

$75.00

Artisian (High School Yearbook, Martinsville, Indiana, 1926)
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Artisian (High School Yearbook, Martinsville, Indiana, 1926)

By Staff, Yearbook

Martinsville High School. Very Good. 1926. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Light wear to covers, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Basketball icon John Wooden was a sophomore this year, and was a varsity basketball player. The team went to the state finals, where they fell to Marion, 30-23. . High school yearbook for 1926 for Martinsville, Indiana. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 95 pages. E7 .

$75.00

Artisian Volume III (High School Yearbook, Martinsville, Indiana, 1925)
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Artisian Volume III (High School Yearbook, Martinsville, Indiana, 1925)

By Staff, Yearbook

Martinsville High School. Very Good. 1925. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Owner name sticker glued to front pastedown, light wear to covers, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Basketball icon John Wooden was a freshman this year, and did not play varsity basketball. His brother Maurice did, however, and his work is lauded on one of the basketball pages. . High school yearbook for 1925 for Martinsville, Indiana. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 95 pages. E7 .

$60.00

Thomas Taggart: Public Servant, Political Boss, 1856-1929
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Thomas Taggart: Public Servant, Political Boss, 1856-1929

By Fadely, James Phillip

Indianapolis. Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Society. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1997. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket, the latter now protected with fresh mylar sleeve. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . Biography of Thomas Taggart, and along the way, an important addition to our understanding of Indiana history in the first quarter of the twentieth century. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 267 pages. E1 .

$40.00

Looking At History:   Indiana's Hoosier National Forest Region, 1600 to  1950
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Looking At History: Indiana's Hoosier National Forest Region, 1600 to 1950

By Sieber, Ellen & Cheryl Ann Munson

Forest Service, U. S. Dept. of Agriculture. Near Fine. 1992. 1st Edition. Softcover. Small crack across spine, touch of soil on front cover, no other defects. Pages are clean and bright, binding is tight. No spine creasing. Book is in beautiful, almost As New condition. This is the first edition; a later edition was published by Indiana University Press. . History of Southern Indiana to 1950. Illustrated with maps and photos. A handsome copy. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 131 pages. D5 .

$25.00

All the Way: NCAA Indiana
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All the Way: NCAA Indiana

By Hammel, Bob, Ed. and Larry Crewell, Photo Ed.

Bloomington. Bloomington: Herald-Times & Indiana U. Press. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1976. 1st Edition. Softcover. Two light spine creases, rubbing to extremities of spine and back cover. Contents are excellent, no defects. . This is the story of the Indiana Hoosiers under young Bob Knight, who won all 33 games in the 1975-76 basketball season, beating Michigan three times to become unbeaten National Champion, still the last, 34 years later. Profusely illustrated with photos. . Trade PB. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 144 pages. C7 .

$20.00

Indiana Authors and Their Books 1816-1916; 1917-1966; 1917-1966 (3 Volumes, Complete)

By Banta, R. E. , Thompson, Donald E. , Comps.

Crawfordsville, IN. Crawfordsville, IN: Wabash College. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1949, 1974, 1981. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 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. Three volume set. . 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 of works published are given for each author. . Small 4to - 9" to 11". 1515 pages. C7 .

$60.00

Department of Geology and Natural History: Fifteenth Annual Report

By Thompson, Maurice

Indianapolis. Indianapolis: Wm. B. Burford. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1886. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Cover surfaces show signs of minor surface insect nibbling, rubbing, and staining. Binding is tight, pages are clean and slightly yellowed. . Author was somewhat of a Leonardo da Vinci. He was a successful soldier, civil engineer, naturalist, geologist, lawyer, legislator, poet, novelist, editor, and literary critic. His most famous work is probably the historical novel Alice of Old Vincennes. He was also state geologist for Indiana for a five year period, during which this volume was produced. Thompson wrote several of the articles himself. Relatively long articles deal with the geology of Tippecanoe County, Henry County, Washington County, Clinton County and Benton County, The Wabash Arch, the Origin of the Indiana Flora, The Pre-Historic Race in Indiana, and Natural Gas. Includes an index. Laid in is a typwritten poem by Jim Harned entitled "A Soliloquy of the Ohio River" dated 8/9/30. On the verso of this page is a detailed hand-sketched diagram of the geology of "Typical oil structure, Shrewsberry Ky. , Nash Farm, South of W. Ky. Fault." . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 359 pages. C5 .

$40.00

Four Books  Echoes of Journeys Past, G'Bye My Honey, The Tin Can Man and  Ol' Sam Payton
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Four Books Echoes of Journeys Past, G'Bye My Honey, The Tin Can Man and Ol' Sam Payton

By Incollingo, Larry

Old Reunion Books. Fine. 1995. Paperback. No defects, books are As New. All four books are SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR to Sally Steele. They all appear unread. . Short stories mostly set in rural Indiana. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Signed by Author. C4 .

$50.00

Motleyville, U.S.A
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Motleyville, U.S.A

By Williamson, Von & Bill Smoot

Nashville, IN. Nashville, IN: Smoot Studio. Fine. 1999. Paperback. No defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR to Sally Steele, Brown County artist. . Wit, wisdom and humor from Southern Indiana, with humorous line drawings on almost every page. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Signed by Author. C4 .

$55.00

Painting Indiana  Portraits of Indiana's 92 Counties
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Painting Indiana Portraits of Indiana's 92 Counties

By Carter, Anne Bryan & Lyle Denney & James Edward May

Indiana University Press. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 2000. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Dust jacket has light edgewear, 3 small closed tears (taped on the inside surface). First endpaper of book has slight creasing, last endpaper has a postcard and brochure glued to it. Otherwise, book has no defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. SIGNED BY THE EDITOR and inscribed to Brown County artist Sally Steele. A handsome collectible copy. . 92 paintings of scenes from each of Indiana's 92 counties. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 216 pages. Signed by Editor. C0 .

$50.00

A Short History of Indiana Limestone
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A Short History of Indiana Limestone

By McDonald, Bill

Bedford, IN. Bedford, IN: Lawrence County Tourism Commission. Fine with no dust jacket. 1995. Softcover. Illustrated, stapled booklet with card covers. No defects of any kind; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . An excellent history, illustrated with many b/w photographs. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 64 pages. C3 .

$25.00

The Indiana Experience
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The Indiana Experience

By Lazarus, A. L. , Ed.

Bloomington, IN. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1977. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Blue boards are slightly rubbed at corners, owner blindstamp at bottom margin of half title page, no other defects. Pages are clean and bright, very tight and square, still crisp, a beautiful copy. Jacket is a bit rubbed with slight edgewear, in bright Hoosier crimson. Protected w mylar cover. . This is a large and impressive tribute to the great Hoosier state. Essays, short stories, poems, songs, plays about Indiana written by its children. Including works by Eli Lilly, Wendall Willkie, Ernie Pyle, Booth Tarkington, Rex Stout, Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. , Jean Shepherd, Cole Porter, and many, many more. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 426 pages. C3 .

$25.00

Indianapolis from Our Old Corner
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Indianapolis from Our Old Corner

By Cathcart, Charlotte

Indianapolis. Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Society. As New with no dust jacket. 1965. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, appears unread. Gift quality. . Memoirs of Charlotte (aka Pink) Cathcart, who lived at the corner of Pennsylvania and Pratt (now Ninth) Street in the 1880s. Many historical b/w photos, pictorial end pages, index, 95p. A beautiful copy, gift quality. . 4to - 11" to 13" tall. 95 pages. C0 .

$30.00

Religion in Indiana  A Guide to Historical Resources
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Religion in Indiana A Guide to Historical Resources

By Rudolph, L. C. & Judith Endelman

Indiana Univ Pr. Fine. 1986. 1st Edition. Hardcover. No defects. Book is As new. . An annotated bibliography consisting of several parts: published works, repositories, and congregational histories. A total of 2866 published works are listed and briefly annotated. Includes a comprehensive index. An invaluable resource for scholars. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 232 pages. B7 .

$30.00

Transitions 1977-78 (Yearbook, Indiana State University -- Evansville)
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Transitions 1977-78 (Yearbook, Indiana State University -- Evansville)

By Staff, Yearbook

Indiana State University, Evansville. Fine. 1978. 1st Edition. Hardcover. No defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . College yearbook for Indiana State University -- Evansville, now known as University of Southern Indiana. It was granted independent standing in 1985. This is the orginal publication, NOT a reprint. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 176 pages. B7 .

$60.00

Indiana University Its History from 1820, when Founded, to 1890
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Indiana University Its History from 1820, when Founded, to 1890

By Wylie, Theophilus A.

Wm. B. Burford. Very Good+. 1890. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Black cloth covers are somewhat worn at extremities, slightly age-toned spine. Binding is tight, pages are clean and lightly yellowed. This is NOT a reprint or ebook; it is the original first edition, published in 1880. . The first history of Indiana University, by a scholar who was extremely versatile and who was said to have installed the first telephone in the state of Indiana. Illustrated with very early photos of the first buildings. The history consists of an introductory essay, the history of the Indiana Seminary (which became Indiana University) , and a history of Indiana University. Also included are lists of Presidents, Professors, and Graduates. Invaluable for geneological research as well as the early history of Indiana University. A handsome copy of the first edition. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 472 pages. B1 .

$45.00

The New Harmony Movement. With the Collaboration of Charles a. Prosser in  the Preparation of the Educational Chapters
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The New Harmony Movement. With the Collaboration of Charles a. Prosser in the Preparation of the Educational Chapters

By Lockwood, George Browning

D. Appleton and Company. Very Good+. 1905. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Bookplate of Indiana historian Elfrieda Lang is affixed to front pastedown, front hinge is starting to crack, no other defects. Bright gilt titles to spine. . Comprehensive early study of the two utopian communities began in New Harmony, Indiana in the 19th century. Much reprinted, this is the first edition. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page: "Presented by George B. Lockwood." a beautiful copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 404 pages. Signed by Author. B1 .

$95.00

Gothic 1954 (1954 Yearbook, Bloomington High School, Indiana)
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Gothic 1954 (1954 Yearbook, Bloomington High School, Indiana)

By Yearbook Staff

Bloomington High School. Very Good+. 1954. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Many inscriptions and signatures on endpapers and within, no other defects. . Binding is tight, pages are clean. This is the first edition, NOT a reprint. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. A7 .

$65.00

Arbutus 1930 (Yearbook, Indiana University)
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Arbutus 1930 (Yearbook, Indiana University)

By Yearbook Staff & T. C. Steele

Indiana University. Very Good+. 1930. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Rubbing to extremities of spine and corners of boards, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. This is the First Edition, NOT a reprint. . This giant yearbook contains the usual yearbook material for the year 1930 at Indiana University. In addition, there are many full-color artistic additions, including reproductions of four T. C. Steele paintings of campus landmarks and several full-color woodcuts, engravings and other artwork. 495 pp. A handsome copy. . Vol. 37. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 496 pages. A7 .

$130.00

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