Category: Regional History


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The Singing River A History of the People, Places and Events Along the Manatee River

By: Joe Warner

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Bradenton, Florida, Printing Professionals & Publishers: 2001

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 000143

Condition: Very Good

Very good copy of this rare title about the history of the Manatee River area in Florida. Moderate overall wear to the soft covers including some spotting (small damp stains) to the front cover along with some scratch/scuff marks here and there. There are two small areas where removal of previous price stickers has left some discoloration, one on the front upper right corner and one on the rear upper left corner. The corners show some curling and light creasing. There is rubbing to the extremities all around with some related light roughness to the bottom edges of the covers front and rear. Th... View more info

A Mind to Work: The Story of St. John's United Methodist Church 1948-1968

By: Lucille Hickerson Jones

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Author: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000157

Condition: Excellent

Nice clean copy of the history of St. John's United Methodist Church in Austin, Texas. Mild overall wear to the boards including rubbing to the extremities, some bumping to the top and bottom of the spine, and some light foxing to the page edges. The inside pages are un-marked and the binding is tight. A few light scuff marks are seen on the front board. The book contains many historical photographs of the people, places, and work of this United Methodist Church as well as records of the church including both a listing of the charter members as well as a complete membership listing as of the p... View more info

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Proudly She Serves

By: Ruth Lynn Williams

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Published by Author: 1976

Edition: First

Seller ID: 4003

Condition: Very Good

Very good condition with mild overall wear including some light rubbing to the extremities, some foxing to the top page edges and the end pages, a small stain to the top of the page edges, and a few light wrinkles here and there. There is a gift inscription on the half title page, but I could find no markings in the text. The jacket is in fair condition with some scuff/scratch marks here and there, light rubbing to the extremities, and several small tears to the top edges. The top of the spine has a thin strip torn away. The jacket is protected by a Mylar cover. The book contains approximate... View more info

A Noble Landmark of New York: The Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, 1808-1958

By: Sessions Committee on Publication -

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church: 1960

Edition: Presumed First

Seller ID: 000047

Condition: Near Fine

Near fine copy with minor wear to boards. Minor cut on right side edge of ffep. Insides are very clean and unmarked. Binding is excellent. Beautiful navy blue boards with gold lettering. Valuable historical record of a New York landmark on Fifth Avenue. Contains historical illustrations and photos including ministers (J.H. Jowett, among others) and church life. Photos available upon request. Ships in 24-48 hours. View more info

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Ontario County Pictorial History

By: The Daily/Sunday Messenger -

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marceline, MO, Vintage Publications: 1998

Edition: First

Seller ID: 4035

Condition: Near Fine

Near fine condition with very light overall wear. The inside pages are clean and un-marked. 128 Page photographic history of Ontario County, New York including the Canandaigua area. All photos are captioned and the photos serve as the text of the book. Questions gladly answered and photos available upon request. View more info