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The Hoosier Training Ground: a History of Army and Navy Training Centers,  Camps, Forts, Depots, and Other Military Installations Within the State  Boundaries During World War II
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The Hoosier Training Ground: a History of Army and Navy Training Centers, Camps, Forts, Depots, and Other Military Installations Within the State Boundaries During World War II

By Riker, Dorothy, Comp.

Bloomington. Bloomington: Indiana War History Commission. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1952. Hardcover. Crimson covers with bright gilt titles to front cover. Spine is somewhat faded, gilt titles on spine are somewhat dulled, some foxing to endpapers. Pages are crisp, tight, unmarked, book appears unread. . Includes eleven plates, index. A handsome copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 381 pages. F5 .

$30.00

The Hoosier Training Ground: a History of Army and Navy Training Centers,  Camps, Forts, Depots, and Other Military Installations Within the State  Boundaries During World War II
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The Hoosier Training Ground: a History of Army and Navy Training Centers, Camps, Forts, Depots, and Other Military Installations Within the State Boundaries During World War II

By Riker, Dorothy, Comp.

Bloomington. Bloomington: Indiana War History Commission. Fine with no dust jacket. 1952. Hardcover. Mild darkening to page ends. Pages are crisp, tight, book is unread. . Tough crimson buckram covers with bright gilt titles to front cover and spine. Includes eleven plates, index. A handsome copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 381 pages. F5 .

$40.00

Letters from Fighting Hoosiers, (Indiana in World War II)
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Letters from Fighting Hoosiers, (Indiana in World War II)

By Howard Henry Peckham

Bloomington. Bloomington: Indiana War History Commission. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1948. Hardcover. Crimson covers a little faded with gilt titles slightly dulled on spine, light foxing to endpapers. Pages are crisp, tight, unmarked, book is unread. . Fascinating letters to the home front from Hoosier soldiers in World War Two. A handsome copy.. . Indiana in World War II, Vol. II Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 406 pages. F5 .

$30.00

The Angel and the Serpent
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The Angel and the Serpent

By Wilson, William E.

Indiana University Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1967. 3rd Printing. Hardcover. Dust jacket is rubbed at extremities, no other defects, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Page ends of book are lightly spotted, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, appears unread. . The compelling story of two failed social experiments in New Harmony, Indiana in the early 1800s. Laid in are two tourist brochures from present day New Harmony. This is a scholarly presentation. Later printing. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. F5 .

$25.00

The History of Williamson County Illinois, from the Earliest Times, Down  to the Present
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The History of Williamson County Illinois, from the Earliest Times, Down to the Present

By Erwin, Milo

Williamson County Historical Society. Near Fine. 1976. 1st Edition Thus. Hardcover. Inscription to former owner by relatives, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Facsimile reprint of a book originally published in 1976. . 1876 Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. E2 .

$30.00

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

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

A History of Anderson County [Kentucky] 1780-1936
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A History of Anderson County [Kentucky] 1780-1936

By McKee, Lewis W & Lydia K. Bond

Clearfield. Fine. 1975. Paperback. No defects, book is As New. . History of Anderson County, Kentucky. Originally published in 1937, this copy published in 1975. 332pp. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 288 pages. C4 .

$35.00

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

The Log Cabin Campaign
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The Log Cabin Campaign

By Gunderson, Robert Gray

The University of Kentucky Press. Fine with no dust jacket. 1957. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Book has no defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, appears unread. Lacking a dust jacket. . The presidential campaign of William Henry Harrison and John Tyler was described in 1840 as "the most memorable ever known to party annals in this country." This book follows the log-cabin and hard-cider campaign to the election of Harrison and finally his death soon after he took office. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on dedication page, scarce thus. A beautiful signed copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 292 pages. Signed by Author. C3 .

$60.00

The Paseon (Yearbook, Paseo High School, Kansas City, Missouri 1932)
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The Paseon (Yearbook, Paseo High School, Kansas City, Missouri 1932)

By Staff, Yearbook

Paseo High School. Good. 1932. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Binding is a little loose, lots of student signatures throughout, covers are lightly worn and rubbed, soiled. Good only. . This is the first ediiton, NOT a reprint. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 212 pages. B7 .

$50.00

Oberlin College Yearbook 1963
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Oberlin College Yearbook 1963

By Yearbook Staff

Oberlin, Ohio. Oberlin, Ohio: Oberlin College. Fine. 1963. 1st Edition. Hardcover. No defects. Book is bound in brown buckram. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . A handsome copy of the yearbook for Oberlin College, 1963. This is the original publication; it is NOT a reprint. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. B7 .

$75.00

Stespean 1975 (Yearbook of Union College, Barbourville, Kentucky)
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Stespean 1975 (Yearbook of Union College, Barbourville, Kentucky)

By Ron Benge and Yearbook Staff

Barbourville, KY. Barbourville, KY: Union College. Fine. 1975. 1st Edition. Hardcover. No defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . 1975 yearbook for Union College. This is the first printing, NOT a reprint. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 194 pages. B7 .

$60.00

Stringtown on the Pike
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Stringtown on the Pike

By Lloyd, John Uri

Dodd, Mead & Company. Near Fine. 1901. Hardcover. Front hinge weakening, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Includes 8 illustrations (photographic plates. Story taking place in northern Kentucky. Beautiful copy of an early printing. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. B2 .

$25.00

An Open Land Photographs of the Midwest, 1852-1982
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An Open Land Photographs of the Midwest, 1852-1982

By Rhondal McKinney (Curator); Victoria Post Ranney, (Editor)

Art Institute of Chicago : Aperture, Inc. & Open Lands Project of Chicago. Near Fine. 1983. 1st Edition. Paperback. Slight rubbing to extremities of card covers, no other defects. Printed on coated paper. . Exhibition catalog. Stunning b/w photos of what used to be the American Midwest. . Curator Series. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 80 pages. B0 .

$35.00

Wilderness Plots: Tales about the Settlement of the American Land
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Wilderness Plots: Tales about the Settlement of the American Land

By Sanders, Scott Russell; Meehan, Dennis B.

Wooster Book Co.. As New in As New dust jacket. 2007. 2nd Revised Edition. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket. Book appears unread; dust jacket now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . Fifty, short, real-life tales about the settlement of the Ohio Valley area. A beautiful copy, gift quality. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 128 pages. A5 .

$35.00

Wilderness plots Tales about the Settlement of the American Land
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Wilderness plots Tales about the Settlement of the American Land

By Sanders, Scott R

Morrow. As New in As New dust jacket. 1983. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket, the latter protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book appears unrea, bnding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Gift quality. . SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on half-title page. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 128 pages. Signed by Author. T6 .

$80.00

Woven Hills & Quilted Rocks:  Folk Artists in Martin County, Indiana
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Woven Hills & Quilted Rocks: Folk Artists in Martin County, Indiana

By Whorrall, Bill

Shoals, IN. Shoals, IN: B. Whorrall. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1991. Softcover. Paper covers are rubbed with faint creasing. . Illustrated with b/w photos by the author, this is an introduction to the many practicing folk artists in Martin County and their work. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 152 pages. Signed by Author. M7 .

$45.00

The Loom of Life
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The Loom of Life

By Goss, Charles Frederic

Indianapolis. Indianapolis: Bowen-Merrill. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1902. 1st Edition. Hardcover. This beautiful book has just a touch of soil to red cloth covers, page ends darkened. Covers and spine have black and bright gilt decoration and titles. Pages are tight and clean, binding is tight. A lovely gift inscription is on the first free endpage, dated 12/25 - 1902. A literate and literary romance, set in the "wilderness" near Cincinnati. . This is the first edition (The A. L. Burt edition is a reprint. ) . . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 315 pages. T5 .

$25.00

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