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When You and I Were Young Nebraska!

by Berna Hunter Chrisman

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Trench Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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Broken Bow, NE: Purcells, 1971. Small, faint stain top left front, inscription on back of flyleaf. "The autobiography of a pioneer woman 1879-1900". the Nebraska of long ago.. Gold Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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THe American Life Collectors Annual

by Foundation and Study Institute

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Trench Books
Published
1968
Condition
Good+
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$10.00

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Watkins Glen NY: Century House, 1968. Covers quite soiled, otherwise a sound copy with clean, unmarked text. This is Vol. 8, and covers "...vanishing aspects and objects of the 19th century American life." This particular volume covers weddings, from 1850 to 1950. Many B&W photos. 112+ pgs.. White Cloth. Good+/No Jacket.
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Knickerbocker's History of New York

by Washington Irving

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Trench Books
Published
1928
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$9.00

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Garden City: Doubleday Doran, 1928. Covers somewhat worn and soiled, binding a bit loose, hinges intact. An amusing history, originally published 200 years ago. Edited by Anne Carroll Moore. Large volume, extra postage outside the US.. First Edition. Gold Cloth. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by James Daugherty.
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Paul Bunyan

by James Stevens

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Trench Books
Published
1940
Condition
Very Good
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$8.00

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New York: Star/Garden City, 1940. Minor edgewear, inscription on flyleaf, otherwise clean and unmarked. Jacket shows edgewear, rubbing, light soiling, chip at top of spine (partially affecting title). Illus with woodcuts. "the uproarious legend of Paul Bunyan, the gargantuan American logger".. Teal Cloth. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Allen Lewis.
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Rome Haul

by Walter D. Edmonds

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Trench Books
Published
1929
Condition
Good+
Edition
Fourth Printing
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$55.00

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Boston: LIttle Brown, 1929. Slight lean, covers worn, binding a bit loose, orig owner's name on half-title page. A story of the Erie Canal. Signed by the author on the half-title page.. Signed by Author. Fourth Printing. Black Cloth. Good+/No Jacket.
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The Country Kitchen

by Della T. Lutes

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Trench Books
Published
1941
Condition
Very Good+
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$40.00

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Boston: LIttle Brown, 1941. Minimal wear at spine ends, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows very minimal edgewear. Not a true cookbook, but contains a few old recipes and tells of life in the kitchen, circa the 1870's. Sixteenth printing of a classic. Superb condition.. Decorative Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good+.
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The Country Kitchen

by Della T. Lutes

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Trench Books
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Boston: LIttle Brown, 1936. Slight wear at corners and spine ends, clean, bright and unmarked. Red and white tablecloth pattern with labels in perfect condition. Jacket complete, spine quite yellowed, tear along 3/4 of rear flap fold. Not a true cookbook, but does contain many old recipes and stories of cooking long ago (1870s).. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good+/Fair.… Read more
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