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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

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

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


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

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 biographies of important early Kentuckians.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Book... 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

GI GENERATION: A MEMOIR (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Mathias, Frank F.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: The University Press of Kentucky: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 93184

ISBN: 0813121574

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


240 pp; Author signed presentation to the previous owner, retired Herald-Leader columnist Don Edwards, also has a signed review letter from the author in rear of book. Last few ep's have a mild moisture stain in lower corner and the reverse side of the DJ also has mouisture stains, boards and DJ show light wear, else a very good copy. Binding tight, text clean. 1st Edition DJ protected in a clear Brodart cover. ; Signed by Author View more info

UNCLE WILL OF WILDWOOD: NINETEENTH-CENTURY LIFE IN THE BLUEGRASS (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: McVey, Frances Jewell and Jewell, Robert Berry

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Lexington, University Press of Kentucky: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 82369

ISBN: 0813102065

Condition: Very Good


99 pp; Author signed, previous owners name, slightly faded spine; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books.; Signed by Author View more info