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Pennsylvania German Immigrants, 1709-1786 Lists Consolidated From Yearbooks

By: Yoder, Don

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Baltimore, Genealogical Pub. Co.: 1998

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 8333

ISBN: 0806308923

Condition: As New


B&W Illustrations; 8.60 X 5.60 X 1.40 inches; xi, 394 pages; HARD COVER is blue with gold lettering on front and spine. Slight rubbing/scuffing to boards. Pages are clean and tight. A few b/w illustrations. The lists included in this work attempt to identify German emigrants in their homeland as well as in Pennsylvania; thus emigrants are cited with reference to manumission records, parish registers, passports, & other papers of German & Swiss provenance; & cited again, ... View more info

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Jane Yolen's Mother Goose Songbook

By: Yolen, Jane

Price: $17.75

Publisher: Honesdale, PA, Wordsong: 1992

Seller ID: 9006

ISBN: 1878093525

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 10.20 X 9 X 0.70 inches; 96 pages; Oblong shaped bookHard cover has glazed boards, yellow spine with maroon lettering. Slight bumping and rubbing. DJ has light rubbing, scuffing. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. The musical arrangements in the book are by Adam Stemple. Yellow endpapers. 'Most Mother Goose and Nursery Rhymes are singable, so that makes pretty much any compilation of Mother Goose or Nursery Rhyme a Singable Picture Book... View more info

Animal Fare Poems

By: Yolen, Jane; Janet Street

Price: $19.75

Publisher: San Diego, CA, Harcourt Brace & Company: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8646

ISBN: 0152035508

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hardcover is glazed boards. White lettering on front, black lettering on spine. Reinforced trade binding; printed in Singapore. Blue endpapers. Pages not numbered; has 32 pages. The brilliant paintings in this book were done in watercolors on Fabriano cold-press watercolor paper. Stated first edition. The poems are: Gazealous; Wherewolf & Kin; Anteloop; Mustanks; Bumple Bee; Sprinkler Spaniel; Rhinocerworse; Whysel; Telephant; Hippopotanoose; Mockit Bird; Grizzly Bare; B... View more info

Animal Fare Poems

By: Yolen, Jane; Janet Street

Price: $19.75

Publisher: San Diego, CA, Harcourt Brace & Company: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8645

ISBN: 0152035508

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hardcover is glazed boards. White lettering on front, black lettering on spine. Reinforced trade binding; printed in Singapore. Blue endpapers. Pages not numbered; has 32 pages. The brilliant paintings in this book were done in watercolors on Fabriano cold-press watercolor paper. Stated first edition. The poems are: Gazealous; Wherewolf & Kin; Anteloop; Mustanks; Bumple Bee; Sprinkler Spaniel; Rhinocerworse; Whysel; Telephant; Hippopotanoose; Mockit Bird; Grizzly Bare; B... View more info

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Bravo Minski

By: Yorinks, Arthur and Richard Egielski

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New York City, Michael Di Capua Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4773

ISBN: 0374309515

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hardcover is green with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. Purple end papers. Dedicated to Maurice Sendak. Stated first edition. Pages not numbered. Lavishly illustrated with 20+ brilliantly colored and lively pictures. A charming tale about a young boy who is a genius, discovering ideas and inventions of all sorts, going across Europe with his father. Lively and beautifully illustrated tale. ; Remainder; Color Illustrations; 10 x 8 3/4; Unpaginated page... View more info

Impressionist Paintings, Chinese and European Ceramics, French and English Furniture and Decorations from the Estate of Pauline K. Cave [Sale 5273, Friday, November 16, 1984]

By: York, Sotheby's New

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, Sotheby's: 1984

Seller ID: 6350

Condition: Very Good


Soft cover is heavy, glazed paper. Light blue spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs, and some color photographs. 300 lots total in this catalogue. Includes glossaries for prints; furniture and decorations; and paintings, as well as an index of artists at the beginning of the catalogue. Pages not numbered; ca. 75 pages. ; Color & B/W illustrations; 8 1/4 x 10 3/4; Unpaginated pages; Cover has light edge ... View more info

The Lone Star Quilt Handbook

By: Young, Blanche and Helen Young

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Oak View, CA, Young Publications: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6219

Condition: Very Good+


Soft cover is stapled wraps, with black lettering on front. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Extensivey illustrated with 27 color plates and dozens of b/w drawings, diagrams, patterns of a variety of B'lone star' patterns. Back cover has a pocket with 8 fold, double sided pattern inside a cardboard template with small, medium and large sized diamonds. ; B&W and color Illustrations; 0.2 x 11.7 x 8.6 Inches; 36+ pages; Cover has light shelf wear, rubbing, ... View more info

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Unbound Voices A Documentary History of Chinese Women in San Francisco

By: Yung, Judy

Price: $12.25

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, University of California Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8797

ISBN: 0520218604

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; 8.80 X 6 X 1.10 inches; xv, 543 pages; Soft cover has a green spine with yellow lettering. Light rubbing. Several page corners have a small crease, but otherwise, pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with 46 b/w pictures.' Unbound Voices brings together the voices of Chinese American women in a fascinating, intimate collection of documents—letters, essays, poems, autobiographies, speeches, testimonials, and oral histories—de... View more info

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Happy Passover Rosie

By: Zalben, Jane Breskin

Price: $16.75

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Co.: 1990

Seller ID: 9321

ISBN: 0805012214

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Hardcover is brown with gold lettering on spine. SIGNED AND DATED, 1999, BY THE AUTHOR, WHO IS ALSO THE ILLUSTRATOR on front end paper. Overall, pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Pages not numbered, 21 pages in total. Ilustrated with 15 colorful drawings. The back of the book has a picture of the Seder plate, along with an page opposite explaining the items. Also includes 'The Four Questions', in English on the verso [left] page, and in Hebrew on the recto... View more info

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Master Chefs Cook Kosher

By: Zeidler, Judy

Price: $11.25

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Chronicle Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5359

ISBN: 0811814025

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Hardcover is black, glazed boards with green lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. "....37 all-star chefs from across the country offer creative suggestions for kosher meat and dairy menus, plus a selection of wonderful breads that can go with either. Here, traditional kosher cooking is adapted to a variety of delicious international influences--including French, Italian, Asian, Moroccan, and Indian--for recipes that are strictl... View more info

Lest We Forget Nanjing Massacre, 1937

By: Zhigeng

Price: $43.50

Publisher: Beijing, China, Chinese Literature Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7298

ISBN: 7507103021

Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W maps and photographs; 5 x 8; 307+ pages; Soft cover with DJ. Book appears as if unused, pages are clean and tight. DJ is very faintly rubbed. Black and purple lettering on white spine. Illustrated with 2 b/w maps, one of which is a 2 page fold out. Also 21 b/w photographs, not for those with weak stomachs. "In december 1937, the invading Japanese troops seized Nanjing without meeting substatial resistance. The city was sacked, the soldiers committing arson, murde... View more info

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Asian American Dreams The Emergence of an American People

By: Zia, Helen

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2001

Seller ID: 8921

ISBN: 0374527369

Condition: Near Fine


B & W photographs; 8.20 X 5.40 X 1.10 inches; x, 356 pages; Soft cover has light rubbing, shelf wear. Some b/w photographs. Pages are clean and tight. ...is about the transformation of Asian Americans from a few small, disconnected, and largely invisible ethnic groups, ito a self-identified racial group that is influencing every aspect of American Society". View more info

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Asian American Dreams The Emergence of an American People

By: Zia, Helen

Price: $9.25

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2001

Seller ID: 9836

ISBN: 0374527369

Condition: Near Fine


B & W photographs; 8.20 X 5.40 X 1.10 inches; x, 356 pages; Soft cover has light rubbing, shelf wear. Some b/w photographs. Pages are clean and tight. ...is about the transformation of Asian Americans from a few small, disconnected, and largely invisible ethnic groups, ito a self-identified racial group that is influencing every aspect of American Society". View more info

The Secret-Keeper

By: Zimmerman, Chris

Price: $10.25

Publisher: Shepher, MI, Joker's Conundrum: 2005

Seller ID: 7299

ISBN: 0923568697

Condition: Near Fine


8.50 X 5.50 X 1 inches; 412 pages; AUTHOR SIGNED. Softcover has slight rubbing. Black spine with white lettering. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. signed and inscribed on half title page, dated July 2007. "By the time he realized that his wife's killer was in his grasp, it was too late. By the time he ran for help, they chased him from Hemingway's Walloon Lake to the sultry sands of the Caribbean...They all had a secret to tell; they all had a secr... View more info

Ozark Hillbilly Lingo Dictionary Larn to Read and Speak the Anglish Language Hillbilly Style, Using Corect Hill Latin

By: Zinderman, Zeek

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Cabool, MO, Hickoryville Publications: 1972

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 7625

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; 5 1/2 x 8 1/2; 40 pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. Covers have rubbing, sunning, scuffing and foxing. Pages have light creasing to them, but are, overall, clean and tight. Illustrated with dozens of b/w drawings. "Hill Latin is real old Ozark hillfolk tawk. It comes from old Elizabethan English---a bit of the Old south mixed with a Texas twang and mellowed in the Ozark woods". View more info

Fiddles By the Fireside

By: Zmuda, Kathleen

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Michigan City, IN, Open Skies: 1978

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 8120

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations & Map; 11 x 8 1/2; 168 pages; Sarce Title. Oblong shaped soft cover has a cream colored spine. Expanded 2d edition, limited to a 1000 copies in this first printing of it. Illustrated with brown and white pictures and maps. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. " Bailly was born in 1774, there were about 90,000 Canadian settlers compared to 2.8 million in the American colonies. While Bailly’s French-Canadian parents held aspirations for ... View more info

Fiddles By the Fireside The Bailly Homestead Story

By: Zmuda, Kathleen`````````````````

Price: $47.25

Publisher: Michigan City, IN, Open Skies: 1977

Edition: First Trade Edition

Seller ID: 8121

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations & Map; 11 x 8 1/2; 138 pages; Oblong shaped soft cover has brown plastic comb binding. Soft cover has light shelf wear and bumping; original price neatly written on front cover. Illustrated with brown and white pictures and maps. Pages are clean and tight.. " The Bailly Homestead, a National Historic Landmark, was the home of Honore Gratien Joseph Bailly de Messein (1774 - 1835). Bailly played a role in the development of the Calumet Region of north... View more info

On the History of Physics At Michigan

By: Zorn, Jens

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan, UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9620

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 6 X 9; 125 pages; Soft cover is black with white lettering on spine and front. Light rubbing, scuffing, shelf wear, nicking to covers. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Includes 32 b/w photographs of various faculty and students, as well as locations for the physics department, on the campus, back then it was mostly on the main campus, tlater moved up to north campus. This is actually two titles in one book: Department of Physics: 1843-1... View more info

THE CAPITOLS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

By: Zorn, Walter Lewis & Photo Illustrated

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Monroe, MI, Walter Lewis Zorn: 1955

Seller ID: 7444

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


B & W photographs; 11 X 8.40 X 0.70 inches; 176 pages; Hard cover is silverish color with gold lettering on front and spine. Covers have some shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing, bumping, light marks. Page 1/2 and the leaf before it, have indications that perhaps these pages were clipped together, some rippling in the paper. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with 100+ b/w photographs of the state capitols [previous and current] around the country. Of course, at th... View more info

Loyal Hearts Histories of American Civil War Canines

By: Zucchero, Michael & Patrick A. Schroeder

Price: $13.25

Publisher: Lynchburg, VA, Schroeder Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 7977

ISBN: 1889246573

Condition: New in New dust jacket


B&W Photographs; 8.60 X 5.60 X 0.90 inches; 184 pages; Hard cover is dark green with gold lettering on front and spine. DJ in mylar cover. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively ilustrated with 57 b/w photographs. "For every documented dog in the field, there were undoubtedly dozens that only lived on in the memories of the soldiers. Yet dogs were active in their military lives; sharing men's trials and tribulation, offering their affection and providing entertainmen... View more info