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Kentuckiana (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Payne, Johnny

Price: $15.85

Publisher: Evanston, IL, Northwestern University Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 67646

ISBN: 0810150751

Condition: Fine+ in Fine dust jacket


254 pp; Signed by author on title page. Minor soiling to rear of white DJ. An attractive copy, like new. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Interview with Wendell Berry, Kentucky Review Vol. 13 No. 1-2, Spring 1996

By: Pennington, Vince

Price: $10.85

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: 1996

Seller ID: 80228

Condition: Fine+


96 pp; Very light soling on rear cover. Excellent volume, clean and tight. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

FAR QUESTS (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Rice, Cale Young

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 41518

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Signed by author. Ex-library. Spine is slightly edge worn, some soiling on boards, minor toning.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Song in the Meadow

By: Roberts, Elizabeth Madox

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1940

Edition: 1st Trade Edition

Seller ID: 71492

ISBN: 067065731X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


First trade edition. Pages clean, binding tight, hinges sound. Light usual age toning. Minimal wear on covers, some minimal toning on cover edges. DJ shows some age toning, wear on edges and some small scuffed areas on corners, spine edges. 3" tear on back cover, DJ now protected by Brodart archival mylar cover. Very tight copy. 110pp.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

DEATHS PALE HORSE: SIGNED BY AUTHOR

By: Sherburne, James

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 76575

ISBN: 0395290872

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


194 pp; Signed by author on front endpage. DJ is edge worn and has a few closed tears that have been repaired with tape; minor toning on the back. Binding is very slightly cocked; previous owner's address label on front pastedown. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Mountain Path

By: Simpson, Hariette

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Covici Friede: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 68442

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


1st edition, first prnting. I Kentucky author's first book; boards with general wear and soil, esp to spine and lower rear board, small spot on front board; pastedowns and EPs toned from inserted papers, DJ flap copy pasted onto front pastedown and fly; pp lightly toned, else interior generally clean, sound. 374 pp. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Mountain Path

By: Simpson, Hariette

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Covici Friede: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 185581

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


375 pp; 1st edition, first prnting. Kentucky author's first book; boards with general age toning and slight soil, pastedowns and EPs slightly age toned. Inner hinge crack at the title page but holding firm. Still a nice book. Previous owners gift presentation on front end page. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

HE SINGS FOR US: A SOCIOLINGUISTIC ANALYSIS OF THE APPALACHIAN SUBCULTURE AND OF JESSE STUART AS A MAJOR AMERICAN AUTHOR

By: Spurlock, Joseph A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, University Press of America: 1980

Seller ID: 77136

ISBN: 0819112712

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


180 pp; Ex-library. Minor edge wear on spine, front inner hinge is a little weak but binding is tight, contents are clean. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

RUN FOR THE ELBERTAS

By: Still, James

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky: 1980

Seller ID: 93134

ISBN: 0813101514

Condition: Fine


144 pp; Previous owners name else a like new book; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

JANICE HOLT GILES: A WRITER'S LIFE

By: Stuart, Dianne Watkins

Price: $10.85

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 792309

ISBN: 0813120950

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


261 pp; Sunned spine else a very nice like new book. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

JANICE HOLT GILES: A WRITER'S LIFE

By: Stuart, Dianne Watkins

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 96118

ISBN: 0813120950

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


261 pp; Very nice and attractive book; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

PLOWSHARE IN HEAVEN

By: Stuart, Jesse

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Mcgraw Hill: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 39878

Condition: Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket


273 pp; DJ worn and torn; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Taps for Private Tussie

By: Stuart, Jesse

Price: $15.00

Publisher: World Publishing: 1969

Seller ID: 80205

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


303 pp; Lower edge of boards show minor shelf wear, spine of DJ is very faintly toned, else a very attractive copy, binding tight, pages clean. DJ protected in a clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

To Teach, To Love: What Teaching Means to a Famous American Teacher-Writer

By: Stuart, Jesse

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, World Publishing: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 82289

ISBN: 1125133899

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


317 pp; A nice solid book with trace edgewear to spine & corners, trace foxing to page edges and front endpapers. Jacket is lightly edgeworn. Still this remains a great book overall, with sound binding and covers and a clean tight and unmarked text. The noted Kentucky author examines his own experiences as both student and educator and discovers what works, what doesn't, and why. Jacket protected in a clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Daughter of the Legend

By: Stuart, Jesse

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw Hill Book Co.: 1965

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 83514

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


249 pp; This is a great book with only previous owner's name blacked out on ffep and trace edgewear at spine. Dust jacket is toned on spine and rear panel, and around the edges of the inner flaps. Very minor edge wear on DJ spine, tiny nick on lower front panel. Still an attractive book however with a solid binding and a clean tight unmarked text. Jacket protected in a clear Brodart cover. To be with Deutsia Huntoon, the blond haired blue-eyed girl of the Melungeon clan, Dave Stoneking the lumberjack would have to conquer the hate and fear in the Tennessee mountains. ; Always Delivery Confirma... View more info

Jesse Stuart Reader: Stories and Poems Selected and Introduced By Jesse Stuart

By: Stuart, Jesse

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw Hill Book Co.: 1963

Seller ID: 83509

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


342 pp; This is a great book with only previous owner's name blacked out on ffep and an eraser-tip soil spot on rear and front covers. Dust jacket has trace edgewear at corners and spine, and has minor toning on rear, spine and around edges. Still an attractive book however with gilt lettering on spine, gilt illustrations on front cover, a solid binding, and a clean tight unmarked text. Jacket protected in a clear Brodart cover. This glowing collection of stories memoirs and poems by one of America's most beloved storytellers has its background in the hills of Kentucky. ; Always Delivery Confi... View more info

HONEST CONFESSION OF A LITERARY SIN (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: Stuart, Jesse

Price: $100.00

Publisher: W-Hollow Books: 1977

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 83724

Condition: Very Good+


24 pp; Limited edition of 350 copies, numbered and signedby the author. Spine has a bit of shelf wear and a short vertical tear in the middle. Otherwise a clean, tight copy. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books.; Signed by Author View more info

FORETASTE OF GLORY

By: Stuart, Jesse

Price: $12.85

Publisher: Lexington, University Press of Kentucky: 1996

Seller ID: 85816

ISBN: 0813101700

Condition: New


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

BEATINEST BOY

By: Stuart, Jesse

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Whittlesey House: 1953

Seller ID: 87004

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


111 pp; 9th printing. Minor foxing on fore edges. DJ has some very minor shelf wear. An attractive book, clean and bright, in tight binding. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

DAUGHTER OF THE LEGEND

By: Stuart, Jesse

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Mcgraw-Hill G: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 87588

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


250 pp; Minor edge wear on spine, binding is slightly cocked but tight. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info