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Category: All Categories: Americana & U.S. States: Kentucky
62 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
Allen, James Lane, 1849-1925  
The Reign of Law. A Tale of the Kentucky Hemp Fields. With illustrations by Harry Fenn and J. C. Earl.

Publisher: NY, Macmillan. 'Set up and electroplated June, 1900. Reprinted July, twice, 1900'.
385 p., plates; 19.5 cm. First published June 1900. Set in post-Civil War Kentucky; David, an only child raised in a poor but strict Christian family, attends seminary and discovers Darwin & Evolution, has crises of conscience, is expelled from school, returns home to work the hemp fields (much detail), finds love. Pictorial red cloth illustrated with a hemp plant in flower in gilt, silver, green; top edge gilt; minor wear, spine faded, old ink owner name; VG. Stock#24769.

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2.
Allen, James Lane.  
FLUTE AND VIOLIN AND OTHER KENTUCKY TALES.
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Publisher: NY/London: Harper & Brothers 1899..
First Thus, biographical edition. 308 pages + 6p ads: black/white frontispiece with tissue, numerous black/white illustrations throughout (many full-page); 19cm. 601g. Very Good Plus (clean and sound, very light wear to spine ends and tips, neatly penned name title-page). A handsome book. Green cloth hardcover, black titles and design, top-edge-gilt. Book condition: Very Good Plus. Jacket condition: no dj.

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3.
Allen, William B.  
A History of Kentucky

Publisher: Green County Historical Soc. 1967.
471 pp, green cloth boards, Embracing gleanings, reminiscenes, antiquities, natural curiosities, s tatistics and biographical sketches of pioneers, soldiers, jurists, alwyers, statesmen, divines, mechanics, farmers, merchants, and other leading men, of all occupations and pursuits. The original was printed in 1872 & published by Bradley & Gilbert of Louisville, KY . prev owners name on ffep. Facsimile No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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4.
Arnett, Maralea.  
THE ANNALS AND SCANDALS OF HENDERSON COUNTY, KENTUCKY, 1775-1995.

Publisher: Fremar Publishing Company, Corydon, KY: 1977.
Hardcover. Very Good, Dust Jacket Very Good. 2nd printing, Red cloth, 387 pages. This book is in very good shape overall; light musty odor, scratch to fore edge of textblock, scarring & tape remnants on pastedown endpapers, but otherwise clean & bright internally with a strong binding. Dust Jacket lightly wrinkled, now protected in a mylar cover.

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5.
Asbury, Eslie  
Horse Sense and Humor in Kentucky

Publisher: The Thoroughbred Press Lexington, KY, 1981.
Very Good in Good dust jacket, Hardcover In rubbed DJ, author's & prev. Owner's inscrs. On bookplate; Signed by author. Xii + 270 pp. Green cl spine/black boards. Index. Kentucky physician writes of his life; 12mo; xii + 270 pages; Signed by Author

Appr.: | AUD 9.19 CAD 9.29 EUR 6.38 GBP 5.10 JPY 855.00 MXN 106.88 ZAR 91.94 

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6.
Beard, Mary Hobson .  
OLD HOMES IN AND NEAR BOWLING GREEN, KENTUCKY.

Publisher: News Publishing Company, Bowling Green, KY: 1964.
Paperback. Very Good. 1st edition, Printed tan wraps. 87 pages, photo illustrations. This book is in very good shape overall; wraps have very light soil, fore edge of rear wrap has a faint dampmark, textblock edges & margins of text lightly foxed, the edge of a few leaves are wrinkled, but otherwise clean & bright internally with a strong binding.

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7.
Berry, Mary Clay  
VOICES FROM THE CENTURY BEFORE

Publisher: Arcade Publishing New York, 1996.
Condition: NF/VG. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. ISBN: 1559703423 B&W Photos; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 512 pages; The Clays and the Fields were prominent Kentucky families, and included Cassius Marcellus Clay, the noted abolitionist, knife fighter, and minister to Russia, who was a brother to Junius, and Henry Clay, the noted Kentucky statesman, who was a distant cousin. Written from the House of Representatives, Yale College, Russia, battlefields in Virginia, Union prisoner of war camps, and cotton plantations in the letters show a family divided on the issue of slavery, and taking opposing sides during the Civil War. Overall, they present a good picture of Kentucky life, during the historically significant, but very divisive and wrenching period, 1843 to 1870. DJ is mylar protected. Wars. Member of FABA (Fl Antiquarian Booksellers' Assoc).

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8.
Bingham, Sallie Illustrator: Illustrated by B/w Photos  
PASSION AND PREJUDICE A Family Memoir

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf New York NY 1989.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 525 pages

Appr.: | AUD 10.75 CAD 10.87 EUR 7.46 GBP 5.97 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 107.53 

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9.
Boles, John B.  
Religion in Antebellum Kentucky
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Publisher: University of Kentucky Lexington, KY, 1976.
Trade softcover in oragne and grey wraps with period illustration to front, 8vo. xii + 148pp. Bibliographical note. As new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. ISBN: 0813108446. Paperback Fine

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10.
Bolin, James Duane.  
BOSSISM AND REFORM IN A SOUTHERN CITY: LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY, 1880-1940.

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky, 2000.
Hardcover. Near Fine, Dust Jacket very good+. 0813121507 Red cloth-covered boards, 202 pages. Book is in excellent condition: clean, bright and tightly bound. Jacket is also clean and bright, with a split across the middle of the spine; protected in a mylar cover.

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11.
Carmack, Effie Marquess; Carmack, Noel A. & Karen Lynn Davidson (editors).  
OUT OF THE BLACK PATCH: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF EFFIE MARQUESS CARMACK: FOLK MUSICIAN, ARTIST, AND WRITER.

Publisher: Utah State University Press, Logan, UT: 1999.
Hardcover. Near Fine. 0874212790 Grey cloth, 398 pages. This book is in excellent shape, clean & bright, with sharp corners and a tight binding. This volume only. This volume only.

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12.
Cobb, Irvin S. (Shrewsbury), 1876-1944  
Old Judge Priest

Publisher: N.Y., George H. Doran, c.1916.
401 p., 20.5 cm. Cobb's first collection of humorous stories of Kentucky local color. Stock# 33,451.Vg/ no dj.

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13.
Coleman, J. Winston.  
A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF KENTUCKY HISTORY + A SUPPLEMENTARY INDEX TO J. WINSTON COLEMAN JR.'S A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF KENTUCKY HISTORY

Publisher: Univ. of Kentucky Press, Lexington, KY: 1949.
Hardcover. Very Good, Dust Jacket Good+. 1st edition, Grey cloth, 516 + 33 pages. This book is in very good shape overall; spine ends and board corners lightly worn, two small spots of rubbing to spine, textblock edges lightly smudged, supplement wraps lightly worn at corners, margins of wraps lightly tanned, but otherwise clean & bright internally with a strong binding. Dust jacket is lightly rubbed, spine rubbed, rear lightly smudged, light creases from bumping at both ends, edgeworn with a few tiny chips and tears, one large chip to bottom rear corner, price-clipped, now protected in a mylar cover. Due to size, overseas shipping will cost more for this item. Due to size, overseas shipping will cost more for this item.

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14.
Cox, William A.  
Hensley Settlement: A mountain Community

Publisher: Middlesboro, KY?: Eaztern National Park and Monument Association, 1990.
Paperback. Good. Some staining on front cover; moderate wear. Gratone stapled spine. 8 by 8 1/2 inches. 64 pages.

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15.
Creekmore, Betsey B. , Illustrated by: Photos  
Dark and Bloody Ground

Publisher: Frederick Fell, Inc. New York, NY 1967.
283 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/bronze lettering on the spine, wht-black dj w/red-black-wht illustrated front panel & photo of author on the rear panel. The story of the assassination of William Goebel on the steps of the Kentucky State House, on January 30, 1900. He had just lost a bitterly fought governor's race by 2, 500 votes and he contested the election. While he was on his deathbed, the Kentucky legistlature named him the new governor, while the opposition maintained that Goebel was dead when the oath was read. some foxing to the dj Very Good- Hard Cover Very Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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16.
Curry, Leonard P.  
RAIL ROUTES SOUTH: LOUISVILLE'S FIGHT FOR THE SOUTHERN MARKET 1865-1872.

Publisher: University of Kentucky Press, Lexington, KY: 1969.
Hardcover. Near Fine, Dust Jacket Near Fine. 1st edition, tan paper-covered boards, 150 pages. This book is in excellent shape, clean & bright, with sharp corners and a tight binding.

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17.
Day, John F.  
BLOODY GROUND Life in the Mountain Counties of Kentucky

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc. New York, 1941.
Condition: VG-/G+. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 324 pages; A slight white blotch on the top right black cover. ; A dramatic picture of feuds, schools, snake, cults, churches, footwashings, hospitals, marriages, funerals, and moonshining. Clean and solid. Member of FABA (Fl Antiquarian Booksellers' Assoc).

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18.
Eaton, Clement.  
KENTUCKY COLONEL - NEW VINTAGE.

Publisher: privately printed, Lexington, KY: 1942.
Paperback. Very Good. 1st separate edition, stapled tan wraps, 11 pages. First & final leaves lightly foxed. Paperback. Signed Presentation Copy. Sketch of J. Winston Coleman. Paperback. Signed Presentation Copy. Sketch of J. Winston Coleman.

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19.
Ely, William.  
The Big Sandy Valley: History of the People and Country, From the Earliest Settlement to the Present Time.

Publisher: Cattlesburg Kentucky: Central Methodist, 1887..
First Edition Hardback. Octavo, Stamping in black and gilt, still bright and clean. Lightly shaken front hinge professionally repaired. Minor corner bumps. Owner bookplate on front endpaper, name stamped free front endpaper and second blank and rep, and perhaps a couple of others. They are neat, but the owner came from the area. Very good local history of Eastern Kentucky. Very good in decorated blue cloth. Woodcut portraits. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good

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20.
Ford, Joe  
Haunts to Hookers

Publisher: Cook & McDowell Owensboro, KY, 1980.
Good+ with no dust jacket, Paperback Spine slightly faded; Paperback. 169 pp. Collection of strange & bizarre true-life stories about West-Central KY by newspaper columnist; Small 8vo; 169 pages

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21.
Ford, Wendell H.  
THE PUBLIC PAPERS OF GOVERNOR WENDELL H. FORD, 1971-1974. Edited by W. Landis Jones. The Public Papers of the Governors of Kentucky

Publisher: Univ. Press of Kentucky, Lexington, KY: 1978.
Hardcover. Near Fine, Dust Jacket lightly soiled & faded. 0813106028 1st edition, maroon cloth, 698 pages.

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22.
Harralson, Agnes S.  
Steamboats on the Green and the Colorful Men Who Operated Them

Publisher: Berea, KY: Kentucke Imprints, 1981..
First Edition. Inscribed by author on recto of ffep. 23 X 16 cm. Near Fine/No dj. Maroon leatherette, gilt titles on spine, [7], xii, 343 pp, many photos in text, 4 maps, bibliography, index. Author's inscription is dated in 1982. Top edge spotted, else fine. Contents: the Green River country; packets, showboats & whistles; coal mining on the river; Airdrie in Kentucky; Civil War in the valley; neglected but not forgotten; steam towboats & the owners (lists 15); the modern river. Shipping weight 3 lbs. (International 2 lbs., 4 oz.)

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23.
Harrison, Lowell H. (editor).  
KENTUCKY'S GOVERNORS, 1792- 1985.

Publisher: Univ. of Kentucky Press, Lexington, KY: 1985.
Hardcover. Near Fine, Dust Jacket Near Fine. 0813115396 Green cloth, 217 pages. This book is in excellent shape, clean & bright, with sharp corners and a tight binding. Dust jacket is clean, bright, and protected in a mylar cover.

Appr.: | AUD 9.62 CAD 9.73 EUR 6.68 GBP 5.34 JPY 895.00 MXN 111.88 ZAR 96.24 

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24.
Hutton, T. R. C.  
BLOODY BREATHITT: POLITICS AND VIOLENCE IN THE APPALACHIAN SOUTH.

Publisher: Univ. of Kentucky Press, Louisville, KY: 2013.
Hardcover. Near Fine, Dust Jacket Near Fine. 9780813136462 Grey cloth, 430 pages. This book is in excellent shape, clean & bright, with sharp corners and a tight binding. Dust Jacket also in excellent condition, now protected in a mylar cover.

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25.
Janzen, Donald E.  
The Shaker Mills on Shawnee Run: Historical Archaeology at Pleasant Hill, Mercer County, Kentucky (Report of Archaeological Investigations, 1975-1978)
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Publisher: Pleasant Hill Press Harrodsburg, KY, 1981.
Perfect-bound softcover in salmon-coloroed textured wraps with black titles to spine and front, b/w photo pasted to front, 4to. 50pp. B/W photos, line drawings, plans, maps, etc. throughout. Near Fine. Light sunning to spine with no effect on titles, and associated sunning to 1" strip parallel and adjacent to hinge rear wrap. Else as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Front wrap somewhat stiff due to pastedown photo. Former price in very small hand along upper edge pre-title page. Paperback NF

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26.
Jewell, Malcolm E.; Miller, Penny M.  
The Kentucky Legislature: Two Decades of Change (signed)
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Publisher: University Press of Kentucky Lexington, KY, 1988.
Hardcover with black paper over boards in blue and black jacket, 8vo. Inscribed and signed by author Miller on ffep. 302pp. Index, references, 7 figures, 30 tables. Fine/VG. Book is as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Jacket has softening with mild abrasion on spine ends and along upper edges; one touch of surface loss mid upper rear edge; light curl along lower rear edge. Bright and sharp in Brodart. Neither remainder nor ex-lib. ISBN: 0813116686 Signed by Author VG+. Hardcover Fine

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27.
Jillson, Willard Rose.  
HISTORY OF THE FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF FRANKFORT, KENTUCKY, 1900-1965.

Publisher: Roberts Printing Co., Frankfort, KY: 1965.
Hardcover. Good+. blue cloth, 128 pages. This book is in good shape overall; binding lightly spotted, light scattered foxing, but otherwise clean & bright internally with a strong binding.

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28.
Jillson, Willard Rouse, Illustrated by: Illustrations & Maps  
Tales of the dark and Bloody Ground : a Group of Fifteen Original Papers on the Early History of Kentucky

Publisher: C. T. Dearing Printing Company Louisville, KY 1930.
xiv, 149 pp, (4) index, red cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering w/stamped gilt illustration on the front cover, tan-red illustrated endpapers. The book contains the following fifteen articles: I) Discovery of Kentucky, 1674, II) First Explorations of Daniel Boone, 1767, III) Founding of Harrodsburg, 1774, IV) The McAfee Settlement, V) Lexington, 1775, VI) Captain John Cowan's Journal, VII) General Levi Todd's Narrative, 1774-1777, VIII) Founding of Lexington, 1779, IX) Autobiography of John Rowan, X) Harrod's Old Fort, XI) Elihu Barker's Map of Kentucky, 1795, XII) The Medley, Kentucky's First Magazine, XIII) The Texas Movement in Kentucky, XIV) Federal Hill, and XV) bibliography - Jillson. some wear to top & bottom of spine, gift card and reference card tipped in to the front pastedown. First Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11" Ex-Library

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29.
JIllson, Willard Rouse.  
KENTUCKY HISTORY: A CHECK AND FINDING LIST OF THE PRINCIPAL PUBLISHED AND MANUSCRIPT SOURCES OF THE GENERAL, REGIONAL, AND COUNTY HISTORY OF THE COMMONWEALTH, 1729-1939.

Publisher: Standard Printing Co., Louisville, KY: 1936.
Hardcover. Very Good. 1st edition, Beige paper-covered boards, 96 pages. This book is in very good shape overall; covers have some light soil & are a little tanned along edges, but still very nice, clean & solid. Limited to 300 copies. Limited to 300 copies.

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30.
Jillson, Willard Rouse.  
EARLY KENTUCKY LITERATURE, 1750-1840.

Publisher: Kentucky State Historical Society, Frankfort, KY: 1932.
Hardcover. Very Good. 2nd edition, Red paper-covered boards, 121 pages. This book is in very good shape overall; covers a little faded & show some light handling along edges, minor surface soil, front hinge a little noisy, but otherwise clean & bright internally with a strong binding. Second edition with revised bibliography. Limited to 200 copies. Second edition with revised bibliography. Limited to 200 copies.

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31.
Jones, Randell.  
IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF DANIEL BOONE.

Publisher: John F. Blair, Winston-Salem, NC: 2005.
Paperback. Near Fine. 0895873087 1st edition, red illustrated wraps, 244 pages. This book is in excellent shape, clean & bright, with sharp corners and a tight binding. Signed Presentation from Jones Signed Presentation from Jones

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32.
Kannapel, Patricia J. et al.  
ELEMENTARY CHANGE: MOVING TOWARD SYSTEMIC SCHOOL REFORM IN RURAL KENTUCKY.

Publisher: Appalachia Educational Laboratory, Inc., Charleston, WV: 2000.
Paperback. Near Fine. 1891677098 1st edition, white & grey wraps, 243 pages.

Appr.: | AUD 10.22 CAD 10.33 EUR 7.09 GBP 5.67 JPY 950.00 MXN 118.75 ZAR 102.15 

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33.
Kaufman, Harold F.  
RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATION IN KENTUCKY.

Publisher: Kentucky Agricultural Experiment Station, Univ. of Kentucky, Lexington, KY: 1948.
Paperback. Very Good. Off-white stapled wraps, 44 pages. This book is in very good shape overall; wraps tanned, light crease, small ink stamp on front, but otherwise clean & bright internally with a strong binding.

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34.
Lincoln, Hazel  
I've Seen Kentucky

Publisher: privately issued., 1984..
82pp. paperback 8vo: Fine. A retired Berea College educator's "homespun verse" written as a tribute to Kentucky.

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35.
Lloyd, John Uri.  
Stringtown On the Pike.

Publisher: Published by Dodd Mead,.
CR 1900, 1st edition, 414 pages. Illustrated on front cover with picture pasted on it, slight wear, illustrated with 8 B&W illustrations. A Tale of Northernmost Kentucky. Life, people, etc., written in black dialect. Americana, Kentucky. Hard Cover

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36.
Marshall, Humphrey.  
THE HISTORY OF KENTUCKY. INCLUDING AN ACCOUNT OF THE DISCOVERY, SETTLEMENT, PROGRESSIVE, IMPROVEMENT, POLITICAL AND MILITARY EVENTS, AND PRESENT STATES OF THE COUNTRY: VOL. I. Index by Oscar Rucker, Jr.

Publisher: No publisher, No place: ca. 1971.
Hardcover. Very Good. Reprint of the 1812 edition, black paper-covered boards, 407 pages + Index. Slightly cocked. This vol. only. This vol. only.

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37.
McConnell, Rev. Lela Illustrator: Illustrated by Black and White Photos  
PAULINE MINISTRY IN THE KENTUCKY MOUNTAINS OR A BRIEF ACCOUNT OF THEKENTUCKY MOUNTAIN HOLINESS ASSOCIATION

Publisher: Economy Printing Berne, IN 1942.
Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner inscribed

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38.
McCrary, J. R.  
THE BOONE MEMORIAL BOOKLET.

Publisher: Enterprise Print, High Poit, NC: ca. 1970.
Paperback. Near Good. 1st edition, pink illustrated wraps, 15 pages. Text separated from wraps, wraps sunned & lightly soiled, splitting along spine w/ insect damage, first & final pages lightly foxed. Paperback. Thornton 8070. Paperback. Thornton 8070.

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39.
Merrill Jr., Boynton, Illustrated by: Maps & Illustrations  
Jefferson's Nephews

Publisher: Princeton University Press Princeton, NJ 1976.
xv, (1), 462 pp, (2), grey clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, glossy green-black illustrated dj. In 1811, in the frontier county of Livingston, Kentucky, a terrible crime was committed. The author reconstructs the crime. prev owner wrote name & date on the ffep, u;nderlining on pg 259 - 265, 271 & 273. Very Good Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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40.
Morelock, Kolan Thomas.  
TAKING THE TOWN: COLLEGIATE AND COMMUNITY CULTURE IN THE BLUEGRASS, 1880- 1917.

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky, Lexington: 2008.
Hardcover. Near Fine, Dust Jacket Near Fine. 0813125049 Grey cloth, 422 pages. This book is in excellent shape, clean & bright, with sharp corners and a tight binding.

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41.
Morgan, Robert.  
BOONE: A BIOGRAPHY.

Publisher: Algonquin Books/Captain's Bookshelf, Asheville, NC: 2007.
Hardcover. Near Fine, Slip Case Near Fine. 1st edition, Tan cloth, 538 pages. This book is in excellent shape, clean & bright, with sharp corners and a tight binding. Black cloth-covered slipcase likewise as new. Signed by Morgan, limited to 100 copies, this copy #14. Signed by Morgan, limited to 100 copies, this copy #14.

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42.
Nation, Carry A.  
Use and the Need of the Life of Carrie A. Nation, the : Written by Herself
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Publisher: Carry A. Nation; Eureka Springs, Ark: 1908.
Good+ Revised Edition Hardcover 414 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Full green cloth, a few b/w photos with captions including frontispiece portrait of author, several poems in tribute of Carrie Nation, anti-masonic chapter by Edmond Ronayne, M. W. Moore and others. ; Revised Edition, Ten Thousand Copies, stated. ; Image shows frontispiece, as printed. ; Carrie Amelia Nation, lived 1846-1911, leader in Women's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) and American anti-saloon movement and she had no love of tobacco or freemasons either. Much info on her smashing of liquor stores, stills, saloons, etc, and being thrown in filthy jail cells. Published by author. Printed by F. M. Steves & Sons, Topeka, Kansas. ; Cloth shows moderate wear all around, but not frayed. Owner name in small letters penned on front endpaper. No other marks. Hinges have some play but binding intact. Scarce.

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43.
Neal, Julia, Illustrated by: Photos  
The Kentucky Shakers

Publisher: The University Press of Kentucky Lexington, KY 1982.
ix, 102 pp, aqua cloth covered boards w/silver lettering, dj wht spine w/blk-aqua lettering w/pictorial front. The author covers the life of the Shakers in Pleasant Hill in Mercer County and at South Union in Logan County, Kentucky. She tells of their ealry struggles against poverty & persecution and the hardshisp & violence of Civil War and Reconstruction from which the Kentucky Shakers were never to recover. Very Good Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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44.
No Author.  
A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WRITINGS OF J. WINSTON COLEMAN, JR.

Publisher: Winburn Press, Lexington, KY: 1953.
Paperback. Good+. grey wraps, 19 pages. Wraps lightly soiled & edgeworn.

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45.
Nunn, Louie B.  
PUBLIC PAPERS OF GOVERNOR LOUIE B. NUNN, 1967-1971. Edited by Robert F. Sexton. The Public Papers of the Governors of Kentucky.

Publisher: Univ. Press of Kentucky, Lexington, KY: 1975.
Hardcover. Very Good+, Dust Jacket lightly soiled. 081310601x 1st edition, maroon cloth, 616 pages. Textblock edges lightly soiled. This vol. only. This vol. only.

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46.
Plunkett, H. Dudley & Mary Jean Bowman.  
ELITES & CHANGE IN THE KENTUCKY MOUNTAINS.

Publisher: Univ. Press of Kentucky, Lexington, KY: 1973.
Hardcover. Very Good+, Dust Jacket lightly sunned. 0813112753 1st edition, quarto, orange cloth, 204 pages.

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47.
Polly, Pansy Brown.  
GOD, HOME AND COUNTRY OF THE EASTERN KENTUCKY HIGHLANDS.

Publisher: author, Jenkins, KY: 1976.
Hardcover. Very Good. Blue cloth, 216 pages. This book is in very good shape overall; boards faintly smudged, board corners and spine ends lightly bumped and worn, textblock edges & endpapers lightly foxed, a few pages with light creases from dog-earing, light smudging to outer margin of page 215, but otherwise a nice copy with a strong binding. Signed presentation by author on title page Signed presentation by author on title page

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48.
Potter, R. G.  
MEMORIES: LOUISVILLE'S FAMILY ALBUM.

Publisher: St. Anthony Hospital, Louisville, KY: 1976.
Hardcover. Very Good, Dust Jacket Good+. Oblong small quarto, brown cloth, unpaginated. The book is in very good shape, with a tight binding & sharp corners. Dust Jacket lightly soiled, short tears at corners, now protected in a mylar cover.

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49.
Powell, Robert A.  
120 KENTUCKY COUNTIES.

Publisher: Kentucky Images, 1989.
Paperback. Very Good. 1st edition, white illustrated wraps, stapled, 64 pages. Booklet is in great shape: clean, bright and solidly bound.

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50.
Rennick, Robert M.  
Kentucky Place Names

Publisher: (Lexington) University Press of Kentucky (1984).
First printing. Octavo, Full cloth , xxiv, 375 pp. Condition: Good in a good dust jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     An interesting collection of some 2, 000 names of communities and post offices, arranged alphabetically. Each entry gives the currently accepted spelling and pronunciation, the kind of place, its location, and the date of its establishment if known. Also gives the best account of how the place got its name. A wealth of information. Dark blue cloth over boards with gilt stamped spine lettering, endpaper maps. Light extremity rubs, mild dampstain to top edge of textblock with slight ripple to some pages. Top fore corner tip clipped from front free endpaper. Jacket has slight fading to spine and minor edge wear. Americana

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51.
Rolph, Daniel N.  
TO SHOOT, BURN, AND HANG: FOLK-HISTORY FROM A KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN FAMILY AND COMMUNITY.

Publisher: University of Tennessee Press, 1994.
Hardcover. Near Fine, Dust Jacket Near Fine. 0870498444 Brown cloth-covered boards, 171 pages. Book is in excellent condition: clean, bright and tightly bound. Jacket is also clean and bright; protected in a mylar cover.

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52.
Rothert, Otto A.  
THE FILSON CLUB AND ITS ACTIVITIES, 1884-1922: A HISTORY OF THE FILSON CLUB, INCLUDING LISTS OF FILSON CLUB PUBLICATIONS AND PAPERS ON KENTUCKY HISTORY PREPARED FOR THE CLUB, ALSO NAMES OF MEMBERS.

Publisher: John P. Morton & Co., Louisville: 1922.
Hardcover. Very Good+. 1st edition, green cloth, 64 pages. Slightly soiled, lightly stained & rubbed.

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53.
Royce, Craig Evan  
Country Miles Are Longer Than City Miles / by Craig Evan Royce; photographs by Jeffrey Gitlin

Publisher: Pasadena, CA, Ward Ritchie Press, c1976.
125 p., illus., 26 cm. A collection of essays on the handicrafts of the Appalacian people of Kentucky by someone whose owned a shop in Laguna Beach, CA which sold their work. Stock# 37,380. Vg/ paper.

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54.
Shaler, N.S. preface by  
General Account of the Commonwealth of Kentucky, by Geological Survey for the Centennial Exhibition at Philadelphia 1876

Publisher: John wilson Cambridge 1876.
soft covers wearing, good to very good. 2 folding map 1 coloured

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55.
Skean, Marion Holcomb Collected by  
CIRCLE LEFT Folk-Play of the Kentucky Mountains
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Publisher: Homeplace Ary, Kentucky 1939.
First Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; Includes Song-Games for Children, Family Games, Kissing Games, Dramatic and Chasing Games, and Play-Party Games. These games have been played for generations in this region. Some are familiar throughout the whole country; some are peculiar to this setting. Songs include Bluebird, Bluebird, Chickie-ma-chickie-ma-craney-crow, Froggie's in the Meadow, Skip to Ma Lou, Granny Hackett and more. ; 48 pages

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56.
Sparks, John  
KENTUCKY'S MOST HATED MAN Charles Chilton Moore and the Bluegrass Blade
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Publisher: Wind Publications Nicholasville, KY 2009.
First Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear; B&W Illustrations; 332 pages

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57.
Tapp, Hambleton and James Klotter  
KENTUCKY Decades of Discord, 1865-1900
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Publisher: Kentucky Historical Society Frankfort, KY 1977.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. ; Signed by Hambleton Tapp. ; B&W Illustrations; 553 pages; Signed by One Author

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58.
Tapp, Hambleton.  
OTTO A. ROTHERT, 1871-, SECRETARY OF THE FILSON CLUB, 1917-1945.

Publisher: Filson Club History Quarterly, Louisville: 1946.
Paperback. Very Good+. 1st separate edition, grey wraps, p. 67-96. Lightly sunned, bookplate partially removed.

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59.
Thomas, Samuel W .  
LOUISVILLE SINCE THE TWENTIES. VIEWS TWO. A SEQUEL TO VIEWS OF LOUISVILLE SINCE 1766.

Publisher: The Courier Journal / the Louisville Times..
Hardcover. Very Good+, Dust Jacket Very Good. 1st edition, Quarto, gray cloth with gilt title. 264 pp, many photo illustrations. This book is in great shape, tight & square w/ clean contents & a tight binding. Dust Jacket has a few small chips & tears along edges, but otherwise very nice, now protected in a mylar cover. SIGNED and inscribed by Thomas and assistant editor Martha Elson on the half-title. SIGNED and inscribed by Thomas and assistant editor Martha Elson on the half-title.

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60.
Wallace, Lucile Van Cleve.  
THE CARING TIMES: THEY MUST STILL BE THERE: GIRLHOOD MEMORIES.

Publisher: No publisher, No place: 1977.
Paperback. Very Good. 1st edition, purple wraps, 89 pages. Binding lightly soiled, bottom rear corner chipped, name.

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61.
Williams, Kenneth H. (ed.)  
The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society Vol. 99 (1) Winter 2001
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Publisher: Kentucky Historical Society Frankfrot, KY, 2001.
Perfect-bound journal in white and blue wraps with portrait of Gov. Breathitt to front, 8vo. Volume 99, Number 1. 94pp. Interview with Gov. Brethitt on civil rights; race ideology and Lucinda and Mary Helm. Reviews, notes. VG+. Mild bump toward upper front edge, prev. owner's address to rear wrap. Else fine: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Soft Cover VG+

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62.
Williams, Kenneth H. (ed.)  
The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society Vol. 101 (4) Autumn 2003
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Publisher: Kentucky Historical Society Frankfrot, KY, 2003.
Perfect-bound journal in white and blue wraps with photo of Frederick Hibbard working on Jefferson Davis sculpture to front, 8vo. Volume 101, Number 4. pp.397-586 of through-paginated volume. Two civil war-related articles; note on historical writing/editing. Reviews, notes. Fine. No address to rear wrap. Not ex-lib. Bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Soft Cover Fine

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