Thursday, March 27, 2014

A Standard History Of Springfield And Clark County, Ohio Volume 1 & 2

A Standard History Of Springfield And Clark County, Ohio Volume 1 An Authentic Narrative Of The Past, With Particular Attention To The Modern Era In The Commercial, Industrial, Educational, Civic And Social Development
Authored by Dr. Benjamin F. Prince 












Paperback
590 pages

Originally published in 1922, this is volume 1 of 2 of the history of Springfield and Clark County, Ohio, with particular attention on the modern era in commercial, industrial, educational, civic and social development. 
Volume 1 - $23.00

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A Standard History Of Springfield And Clark County, Ohio Volume 2: An Authentic Narrative Of The Past, With Particular Attention To The Modern Era In The Commercial, Industrial, Educational, Civic And Social Development Authored by Dr. Benjamin F. Prince 












Paperback
500 pages

Originally published in 1922, this is volume 2 of 2 of the history of Springfield and Clark County, Ohio, with particular attention on the modern era in commercial, industrial, educational, civic and social development.
Volume 2 - $21.00


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Scotland In Pagan Times: The Iron Age
Authored by Joseph Anderson LL.D. 













Paperback
368 pages

Published in 1883, this volume contains a series of lectures in archaeology on the Iron Age and pagan times of ancient Scotland. - $17.00

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Life-Struggles In Rebel Prisons: A Record Of Sufferings, Escapes, Adventures And Starvation Of The Union Prisoners
Authored by Joseph Ferguson













Paperback
240 pages

Published in 1865, this is a history of hardships endured by Union soldiers, who were prisoners of the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Includes, escapes, adventures, starvation and more. - $13.50

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The Immortal Six Hundred: A Story Of Cruelty To Confederate Prisoners Of War
Authored by J. Ogden Murray 













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440 pages

This is a history of a group of 600 Confederate soldiers, who were prisoners of the Union Army and of the cruelty that they had to live through during their imprisonment. - $19.00

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Chapters From The Unwritten History Of The War Between The States: Or, The Incidents In The Life Of A Confederate Soldier In Camp, On The March, In The Great Battles, And In Prison.
Authored by R. M. Collins 













Paperback
342 pages

Published in 1893, this volume contains the memoirs of Lt. R. M. Collins and his time serving in Co. B, 15th Texas Regiment, Granbury's Brigade, Cleburne's Division, Army of Tennessee during the War Between the States and during his time as a prisoner of war. - $16.50

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Outwitting The Hun: My Escape From A German Prison Camp
Authored by Pat O'Brien 













Paperback
312 pages

The author's story of his imprisonment by the Germans during World War I and his escape. - $15.00

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A Southern Girl In '61: The War-Time Memories Of A Confederate Senator's Daughter
Authored by Mrs. D. Giraud Wright 













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332 pages

Published in 1905, these are the author's recollections of life as the daughter of a Confederate States Senator during the American Civil War. - $16.00

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Field, Camp, Hospital And Prison: In The Civil War, 1863 - 1865
Authored by Charles A. Humphreys












Paperback
470 pages

Published in 1918, these are the memoirs of Charles A. Humphreys' time serving as Chaplain in the 2nd Massachusetts Cavalry Volunteers during the American Civil War. - $19.50

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Fulfillment: The Epic Story Of Zionism
Authored by Rufus Learsi












Paperback
444 pages

A history of the Zionist movement, which began in 1897 and culminated in 1948 with the birth of the State of Israel. - $18.50

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Sunday, March 23, 2014

Interned In Germany
Authored by Henry C. Mahoney













Paperback
418 pages

Published in 1918, these are the memoirs of Henry Mahoney during his time as a prisoner of the Germans during the first world war. - $18.50

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Saturday, March 22, 2014

Stellar Theology And Masonic Astronomy
Authored by Robert Hewitt Brown













Paperback
258 pages

This volume contains an explanation of Masonic astronomy, symbols, astronomical facts, astronomical explanation and more. - $14.50

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Friday, March 21, 2014

The Nation's Peril: Twelve Years Experience In The South. Then And Now. The Ku Klux Klan. A Complete Exposition Of The Order: Its Purpose, Plans, Operations, Social And Political Significance. The Nation's Salvation.
Authored by E. A. Ireland 













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148 pages

Published in 1872, this is a compilation of stories and facts regarding the operation, purpose, plans and political significance of the Ku Klux Klan during the period of reconstruction. - $11.50

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The Apocriticus Of Macarius Magnes
Authored by T. W. Crafer D.D. 













Paperback
184 pages

Christian apologetics. - $12.50

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A Consideration Of The Sermon On The Mount
Authored by D. H. Hill 













Paperback
288 pages

Printed in 1858, this volume is the author's explanation of Jesus' sermon on the mount. The author, D. H. Hill, would later become General in the army of the Confederate States during the War Between the States. - $15.50

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Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Cryptic Masonry: A Manual Of The Council; Or, Monitorial Instructions In The Degrees Of Royal And Select Master. With An Additional Section On The Super-Excellent Master's Degree.
Authored by Albert G. Mackey M.D. 













Paperback
160 pages

Published in 1897, this volume contains a Masonic manual of the council and instructions on the degrees of Select Master, Royal Master, Super-Excellent Master and Ceremonies of the Order. - $12.00

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Lee After The War
Authored by Marshall W. Fishwick 













Paperback
270 pages

A biographical sketch of the life of Confederate General Robert E. Lee after the War Between the States. - $15.00

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A Soldier's Honor: With Reminiscences Of Major-General Earl Van Dorn
Authored by His Comrades













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398 pages

Published in 1902, this volume is a collection of letters and memories from soldiers of Confederate General Earl Van Dorn who served with him. Includes his time during the war with Mexico. - $19.00

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The Immediate Causes Of The Great War
Authored by Oliver Perry Chitwood Ph.D. 













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290 pages

Originally published in 1917, this is a history of the causes of the first world war. - $16.00

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Statesmen Of The Old South: Or From Radicalism To Conservative Revolt
Authored by William E. Dodd Ph.D. 













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258 pages

Published in 1911, this volume contains biographical sketches of three of the most infamous statesmen of the South, Thomas Jefferson, John C. Calhoun and Jefferson Davis. - $15.00

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Sunday, March 16, 2014

The Ambulance Surgeon: Or Practical Observations On Gunshot Wounds
Authored by P. L. Appia M.D.













Paperback
282 pages

Published in 1862 in Scotland, this is a reference book for doctors involved in caring for wounded soldiers. Involves types of gunshot wounds, foreign bodies, dressing, course of the ball, gunshot wounds in various body parts, amputation, fractures, hemorrhage and more. - $15.50

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Total Atomic Defense
Authored by Sylvian G. Kindall 













Paperback
226 pages

Originally published during the height of the Cold War, this volume is an essay on various ways to maximize survivability of society in the case of a nuclear war. - $14.00

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William Byrd's: Histories Of The Dividing Line Betwixt Virginia And North Carolina
Authored by William K. Boyd Ph.D.













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376 pages

This volume contains the histories of the dividing line between Virginia and North Carolina. - $18.50

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Folk Beliefs Of The Southern Negro
Authored by Newbell Niles Puckett Ph.D.












Paperback
684 pages

Originally printed in 1926, this volume is a collection of folk beliefs of African Americans from the Southern states, on a wide array of topics. Includes ghosts, witches, voodoo, charms, cures, signs, omens and much more. - $25.00

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Friday, March 14, 2014

Food And Cookery For The Sick And Convalescent
Authored by Fannie Merritt Farmer













Paperback
400 pages

Published in 1904, this Fannie Farmer title is a collection of recipes and techniques for preparing food for the sick and convalescent, who suffer from various ailments. - $19.00

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Prison Life In The South: At Richmond, Macon, Savannah, Charleston, Columbia, Charlotte, Raleigh, Goldsborough, And Andersonville, During The Years 1864 And 1865
Authored by A. O. Abbott













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386 pages

Printed in 1865, these are the memoirs of A. O. Abbott and his time serving as Lieutenant in the 1st New York Dragoons during the American Civil War and also his time as a prisoner of war. - $18.50

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The Negro In The American Rebellion: His Heroism And His Fidelity
Authored by William Wells Brown













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400 pages

Published in 1880, this volume contains a history of the African American's heroism and fidelity during the American Civil War, with a brief history of African Americans during the American Revolution and War of 1812. - $19.00

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Secret Societies: A Discussion Of Their Character And Claims
Authored by David MacDill, Authored by Jonathan Blanchard, Authored by Edward Beecher 













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96 pages

Published in 1867, this volume contains a discussion, from a Christian point of view, on the character and claims of secret societies. - $10.50

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Personal Recollections Of Private John Henry Cammack: A Soldier Of The Confederacy 1861-1865
Authored by John Henry Cammack













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170 pages

Written by Private John Henry Cammack, these are his memoirs of his time serving in the army of the Confederate States of America. - $12.50

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Records Of The Reign Of Tukulti-Ninib I, King Of Assyria, About B.C. 1275: Edited And Translated From A Memorial Tablet In The British Museum
Authored by L. W. King M.A.














Paperback
204 pages

Published in 1904 and translated from a memorial tablet in the British Museum, these are records of the reign of Tukulti-Ninib I, King Of Assyria, about the year B.C. 1275. - $13.50

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Thursday, March 13, 2014

Richard Snowden Andrews Lieutenant-Colonel: Commanding The First Maryland Artillery Confederate States Army A Memoir
Authored by Richard Snowden Andrews













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188 pages

Published in 1910, these are the memoirs of Confederate Lieutenant-Colonel Richard Snowden Andrews, during his time commanding the 1st Maryland Artillery, Andrew's Battalion, Confederate States Army. After the War Between the States Andrews moved to Mexico and took a position in Emperor Maximillian's Army at the rank of General. - $13.00

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Virginia Antiquary Volume I: Princess Anne County Loose Papers 1700-1789
Authored by John Harvie Creecy













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240 pages

A collection of loose papers pertaining to the history and people of Princess Anne County, Virginia between the years 1700 and 1789. Includes personal and business records, deed information, court records and more. - $14.50

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Life Among The Apaches
Authored by John C. Cremony













Paperback
326 pages

Printed in 1868, these are the experiences of the author during his time among the Apache Indians. This volume also contains the author's negative view of the Indian policy of the United States government. - $16.50

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Reminiscences Of Peace And War
Authored by Mrs. Roger A. Pryor












Paperback
432 pages

Published in 1904, these are the memoirs of Mrs. Roger A. Pryor, who was the wife of once Confederate General Roger Pryor. Includes her time in Washington during the 1850s and memories of the War Between the States. Includes an interesting look into everyday life off the battlefield in the Southern states. - $20.00

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In The Hands Of The Huns: Being The Reminiscences Of A British Civil Prisoner Of War 1914-1915
Authored by Fred Beckon














Paperback
98 pages

Published in 1916, these are memoirs of the author, during his time as a prisoner of the Germans at Ruhleben Camp during the first world war. - $10.50

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Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Narrative Of Military Operations: Directed, During The Late War Between The States
Authored by Joseph E. Johnston 












Paperback
652 pages

Published in 1874, these are Confederate General, Joseph E. Johnston's reminiscences of his time serving and commanding in the Confederate Army during the War Between the States. - $26.00

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Four Months In Libby: And The Campaign Against Atlanta
Authored by I. N. Johnston 














Paperback
196 pages

Published in 1864, these are the experiences of Capt. I. N. Johnston of Co. H, Sixth Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, while a prisoner in Libby Prison during the Civil War.- $13.00

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Friday, March 7, 2014

Hanging Over Erwin: The Execution of Big Mary

Friday, February 21, 2014

The Original Lists Of Persons Of Quality: Emigrants; Religious Exiles; Political Rebels; Serving Men Sold For A Term Of Years; Apprentices; Children Stolen; Maidens Pressed; And Others Who Went From Great Britain To The American Plantations 1600-1700.
Authored by John Camden Hotten












608 pages

This volume contains the names and short sketches of emigrants, exiles, rebels and more who came to America between the years 1600 and 1700. Includes their origins and the names of ships in which they traveled. - $24.50

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Monday, February 10, 2014

Aunt Phillis's Cabin: Or, Southern Life As It Is
Authored by Mrs. Mary H. Eastman 













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302 pages

Published in 1852 and written by the daughter of a wealthy Virginia plantation owner, this novel was in response to the book Uncle Tom's Cabin and portrays slaves and slave owners as mutually respectful and kind. - $14.00

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The Philosophy Of The Bath: With A History Of Hydro-Therapeutis And Of The Hot-Air Bath From The Earliest Ages.
Authored by Durham Dunlop













Paperback
482 pages

This is a history of hydro-therapeutics and of hot-air bath from the earliest ages. - $19.50

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The Book Of Cats: A Chit-Chat Chronicle Of Feline And Fancies, Legendary, Lyrical, Medical, Mirthful And Miscellaneous.
Authored by Charles H. Ross













Paperback
350 pages

Published in 1868, this little volume contains a description of the life of cats. Feline facts, fancies, legends, lyrical, medical, mirthful and miscellaneous. - $16.00

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Sunday, February 9, 2014

A Full Collation Of The Codex Sinaiticus: With The Received Text Of The New Testament
Authored by Frederick H. Scrivener M.A. 













Paperback
262 pages

Published in 1864, this volume contains a full collation of the Codex Sinaiticaus with the received text of the New Testament. Also includes a critical introduction. - $15.00

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Lincoln And Prohibition
Authored by Charles T. White













Paperback
254 pages

This volume is a history of President Abraham Lincoln and his stance on partaking of alcohol and alcohol in society. - $13.00

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Selected Stories From O. Henry
Authored by O. Henry, Edited by C. Alphonso Smith 













Paperback
274 pages

A collection of short stories written by O. Henry. - $14.00

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Fitchburg In The War Of The Rebellion
Authored by Henry A. Willis













Paperback
294 pages

Originally published in 1866, this is a history of the town of Fitchburg, Mass. during the War Between the States. - $16.00

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Tuesday, February 4, 2014

The Tennessee Massacre And Its Causes: Or, The Utah Conspiracy
Authored by John Nicholson 














Paperback
136 pages

Published in 1884, this is a lecture given by John Nicholson about the Tennessee Mormon Massacre, where members of the Mormon church where killed and the conspiracy that there was a connection with Utah. - $10.50

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Mental Control Of The Body Of Health Through Self-Conquest
Authored by Villette Hutchins White













Paperback
200 pages

Published in 1917, this volume contains ways in which the reader can control their own bodies to bring themselves to mental healing through science and religion. - $12.00

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A Short History Of Women's Rights: From The Days Of Augustus To The Present Time. With Special Reference To England And The United States
Authored by Eugene A. Hecker













Paperback
336 pages

Originally published in 1914, this volume contains a history of women's rights from the time of Augustus to the time of publication. - $16.00

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First Through The Grand Canyon: Being The Record Of The Pioneer Exploration Of The Colorado River In 1869-70
Authored by John Wesley Powell 













Paperback
324 pages

A history of the first expedition through the Grand Canyon led by Major John Wesley Powell during the years 1869 - 1870. - $15.00

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Diary Of A French Army Chaplain
Authored by Abbe Felix Klein 













Paperback
294 pages

This volume contains, a diary kept by a French Chaplain during the first world war. - $14.00

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