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CORA WILSON STEWART AND KENTUCKY'S MOONLIGHT SCHOOLS: FIGHTING FOR LITERACY IN AMERICA

By: Baldwin, Yvonne Honeycutt

Price: $22.85

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 303981

ISBN: 081312378X

Condition: New


248 pp; An excellent book, new, purchased directly from the publisher. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

CONVERSATIONS WITH KENTUCKY WRITERS II (KENTUCKY REMEMBERED: AN ORAL HISTORY SERIES)

By: Beattie, L. Elisabeth (Ed. )

Price: $15.85

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: 2000

Seller ID: 90043

ISBN: 0813121248

Condition: New in New dust jacket


308 pp; Excellent book; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

MAD FARMER POEMS (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Berry, Wendell & Abigail Rorer

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Counterpoint: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 86049

ISBN: 1593761767

Condition: Fine+


Author signed presentation with previous owners name, very nice like new book; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books.; Signed by Author View more info

CRUCIBLE: A TALE OF THE KENTUCKY FEUDS.

By: Burns Of The Mountains [Aka James Anderson]

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Oneida, KY, Oneida Institute: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 92783

Condition: Very Good+


125 pp; Spiral binding. Previous owners gift note on ffep, else an excellent copy, binding tight, pages clean. A reprint, reproduced from the original published in 1928. 125p; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

PARLANCE OF KENTUCKY BACKWOODS

By: Cherry, Bess Fayne

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Louisville, KY, Standard Printing Co.: 1933

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15045

Condition: Very Good


50 pp; Lower edges and corners show wear as the paper covering them is lightly chipped, very minor soiling to pale green boards, spine ever so slightly rubbed, else an attractive copy, binding is tight, pages and text are clean. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

STORIES OF KENTUCKY FEUDS, A TWO-MAN GRUDGE

By: Coates, Harold Wilson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Holmes-Darst Coal Co.: 1924

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 13291

Condition: Very Good+


39 pp; Staple bound pamphlet. Wraps have mild shelf wear & soiling, else an excellent copy, pages and text are clean. Contains the story "A Two-Man Grudge" a tale of the terrible tragedy in the Kentucky State Capital. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

ALL THAT'S KENTUCKY: AN ANTHOLOGY

By: Combs, Josiah H. , Ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Louisville, KY, John P. Morton & Co.: 1915

Seller ID: 92575

Condition: Very Good-


285 pp; Board and spine extremities show light shelf wear, rear board has a few very faint rubbed areas, last few pages have a crease to upper corner from being dog-eared, mild soiling to foredge and ep's, very faint toning to page margins, else a very good copy. Binding is sound, text is clean. View more info

SONGS OF LIFE AND GRACE: A MEMOIR

By: Derosier, Linda Scott

Price: $8.85

Publisher: Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky: 2008

Seller ID: 82796

ISBN: 0813191971

Condition: New


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HOME SWEET KENTUCKY (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Dick, David and Lalie Dick

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Paris, Kentucky, U. S. A., Plum Lick Publishing: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 67483

ISBN: 0963288679

Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket


246 pp; Author signed presentation by both authors on title page. 1st Edition. A very attractive copy, like new. (previous owners name). ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Journal for Lalie: Living Through Prostate Cancer (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Dick, David B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, Kentucky, Plum Lick Publishing: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 69872

ISBN: 0975503723

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Signed by author. A beautiful, clean, tight, and unmarked copy. 331 p.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Soul Remembering : A Collection of Vignettes (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Fisher, Janelle

Price: $15.00

Publisher: St. Crispian Press: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 70401

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


1st ed, author signed on title page; DJ has two small punctures on front panel near spine, very light edgewear; book is pristine, beautiful. 137 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

COAL MINERS' WIVES

By: Giesen, Carol A. B.

Price: $7.85

Publisher: Lexington, University of KY Press: 1995

Seller ID: 11794

ISBN: 0813108454

Condition: Fine+


170 pp; Very faint shelf wear to wraps, else like new. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

AROUND OUR HOUSE (SIGNED BY AUTHORS)

By: Giles, Henry and Janice Holt

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 76172

ISBN: 0395126827

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


358 pp; Signed by both authors on title page. Note on half-title page (not written by the Gileses) explaining that the book was donated to a benefit auction. Very minor edge wear and toning on DJ, front board is slightly bowed and binding is a little cocked but tight. An attractive book. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Kinta Years: An Oklahoma Childhood

By: Giles, Janice Holt

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 92157

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


337 pp; Excellent book in dust jacket with edge wear at the tips, a very nice tight clean and attractive book ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

G.I. JOURNAL OF SERGEANT GILES (SIGNED BY AUTHORS)

By: Giles, Janice Holt (Ed. )

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 76178

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


399 pp; Signed by both authors on half-title page. There is also a note on the same page (not written by the Gileses) explaining that book was donated to a benefit auction. DJ is slightly scuffed and edge worn. Boards and spine are a little bit spotted on the edges. An attractive book. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Collection of memories, or a Thousand Things That Don't Work (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Grosser, Raymond D. And Renee J.

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Eubank, KY, Published By Author: 1989

Seller ID: 67545

ISBN: 0962416002

Condition: Fine


Signed author presentation. An attractive copy in tight binding. 225 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Memoirs : Dr. Winthrop Hartly Hopson (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Hopson, Ella Lord

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Standard Publishing Company: 1887

Seller ID: 70399

Condition: Very Good


Author signed, inscribed to previous owner on FFEP, author signature on next EP; boards and spine have mild edgewear, scuffing & very faint spotting, front hinge cracked but still secure, else contents very clean, binding tight. A nice copy. 239 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Biographical Cyclopedia of the Commonwealth of Kentucky: Embracing Biographies of Many of the Prominent Men and Families of the State

By: John M. Gresham Co.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, John M. Gresham Co.: 1896

Seller ID: 82386

Condition: Good+


631 pp; Full leather with raised bands on spine, gilt decorative endpapers, all edges gilt, and gilt lettering on front and spine. Boards are edgeworn with 3-4in tears in leather at outer hinges; light scuffing on rear; 1in stain at bottom front near hinge, 2in stain at rear bottom hinge; light foxing around plates; p368 cracked with signature loose, cracked at pastedowns with hinges loose. Still, book is unmarked and includes index, BW portraits, and hundreds of biograp... View more info

LETTERS FROM THE COACH

By: King, J. J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Frankfort, KY, Pub. By Author: 1959

Seller ID: 78397

Condition: Very Good


34 pp; Stapled binding. Wraps are toned and very slightly edge worn, previous owner's name on title page. Contents are clean and tight. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

HARLAN HUBBARD JOURNALS, 1929-1944

By: Kohler, Vincent and Ward, David F. (Ed. )

Price: $47.85

Publisher: Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky: 1987

Seller ID: 72772

ISBN: 0813116163

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


202 pp; Slight foxing to top page edges; otherwise, in pristine condition; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info