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Image for INDIANA A Guide to the Hoosier State

INDIANA A Guide to the Hoosier State

By: Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18190

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ with light chipping. One corner nicely tape repaired. Endpapers browned ; Folding map in rear pocket ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 548 pages View more info

Image for IDAHO A Guide in Word and Picture

IDAHO A Guide in Word and Picture

By: Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1950

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Order Number: 18203

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ a bit browned and with light chipping along edges. Price sticker on rear DJ. ; Written mostly by Vardis Fisher; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 300 pages View more info

Image for KANSAS A Guide to the Sunflower State

KANSAS A Guide to the Sunflower State

By: Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18204

Condition: Very Good+


Endpapers browned. Else we would have called it NF; Folding map in rear pocket ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 538 pages View more info

Image for WYOMING A Guide to its History, Highways, and People

WYOMING A Guide to its History, Highways, and People

By: Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18212

Condition: Very Good-


Boards with moderate wear to extremities and light bumping to corners. Rear pocket open on one side. ; Including folding map in rear pocket ; Amercian Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; xxvii, 490 pages View more info

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MISSOURI A Guide to the 'show Me' State

By: Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan & Pearce: 1941

Order Number: 18235

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ tape repaired and with light chipping along edges. Boards with light rubbing to extremities. ; Book: 1st Edition. DJ: 3rd printing (as indicated on front inside flap) ; American Guide Series; Photogravures; 8vo; 652 pages View more info

Image for KENTUCKY A Guide to the Bluegrass State

KENTUCKY A Guide to the Bluegrass State

By: Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1954

Order Number: 18239

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ price clipped and with light chipping along edges. One small hole and creasing to DJ front. Boards with light rubbing to extremities; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 489 pages View more info

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NEW ENGLAND HURRICANE A Factual, Pictorial Record

By: Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Boston, Hale, Cushman & Flint: 1938

Order Number: 19216

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ darkened and with light chipping. Slight tanning to endpapers; The epic tempest of 1938 cut a path of destruction through New England that went on for miles, leaving debris and despair in its wake. This book was prepared and printed in record time; the storm reached the tri-state area in the evening of September 21, 1938, and the book was published in October. The first edition was out of print in a very short time - this 2nd edition came out in November. Numerous photos illustrate the carnage, with detailed captions. This is the first time that we see a DJ ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to; 220... View more info

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CINCINNATI A Guide to the Queen City and its Neighbors

By: Wpa [ Writers' Program]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Weisen-Hart: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4981

Condition: Very Good+


Gilt spine lettering browned; First state cover with 1788-1943 under 'Cincinnati', the latter number being dropped from subsequent printings ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 570 pages View more info

Image for CALIFORNIA A Guide to the Golden State

CALIFORNIA A Guide to the Golden State

By: Wpa [ Writers' Program]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1942

Order Number: 16879

Condition: Very Good-


Spine sunned. Boards with light wear to extremities. Endpapers browned. Rear map missing. Rear boards soiled. ; Numerous photogravures. ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 713 pages View more info

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CALIFORNIA A Guide to the Golden State

By: Wpa [ Writers' Program]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1945

Order Number: 17795

Condition: Very Good+


Former owner's name on half title page ; Map in rear pocket. Photogravures; American Guide Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 713 pages View more info

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CALIFORNIA A Guide to the Golden State

By: Wpa [ Writers' Program]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1942

Order Number: 18196

Condition: Very Good


Front hinge weakening. Light soiling to spine. Minute ink spot to fore edge ; Numerous photogravures. NF map in rear pocket ; American Guide Series; 8vo; 713 pages View more info

Image for DENVER Queen of Mountain and Plain

DENVER Queen of Mountain and Plain

By: Wpa [Colorado Writer's Program]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Denver, Denver Public Schools: 1945

Order Number: 9746

Condition: Very Good


Wear to extremities. Ex-school library with markings throughout; Adapted from 'A Short History of Denver' for use in junior high school ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 101 pages View more info

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MOUNT HOOD

By: Wpa [Federal Writer's Project]

Price: $105.00

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan & Pearce: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17065

Condition: Very Good+


Usual tanning to endpapers. Rear bookplate. A handsome copy ; American Guide Series; Photogravures; 8vo; 132 pages View more info

Image for LOUISIANA A Guide to the State

LOUISIANA A Guide to the State

By: Wpa [Federal Writer's Project]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1947

Order Number: 13245

Condition: Very Good+


Wear and small tears to spine ends. Slight tanning to endpapers ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 746 pages View more info

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LEXINGTON AND THE BLUEGRASS COUNTRY

By: Wpa [Federal Writer's Project]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Lexington, E. M. Glass: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13240

Condition: Very Good-


Previous owner's name to front pastedown. Light dampstaining to rear board. Front gilt lettering a bit faded. Small glue residue spot to endpapers. Decorative blindstamp on title page; Profusely illustrated with tours of city and environs; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 149 pages View more info

Image for PENNSYLVANIA A Guide to the Keystone State

PENNSYLVANIA A Guide to the Keystone State

By: Wpa [Federal Writer's Project]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1947

Order Number: 18249

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


DJ nicely tape repaired. Price clipped and with moderate edgewear; NF folding map in rear pocket. A WPA Guide with increasing scarcity ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 660 pages View more info

Image for COLORADO A Guide to the Highest State

COLORADO A Guide to the Highest State

By: Wpa [Federal Writer's Project]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1948

Order Number: 17230

Condition: Good+


Boards lightly soiled and with light rubbing to extremities. Internally an attractive copy. ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 511 pages View more info

Image for CONNECTICUT A Guide to its Roads, Lore, and People

CONNECTICUT A Guide to its Roads, Lore, and People

By: Wpa [Federal Writer's Project]

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1938

Order Number: 17242

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with very light edgewear. Former owner's name on front free endpaper ; Photogravures; 8vo; 593 pages View more info

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NEW ORLEANS CITY GUIDE

By: Wpa [Federal Writer's Project]

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1938

Order Number: 16865

Condition: Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket


DJ in pieces but preserved with mylar. DJ spine bottom missing. Small number in ink on front free endpaper; Later printing, no date on title page. Numerous photographures; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 430 pages View more info

Image for ARIZONA A Guide to the State

ARIZONA A Guide to the State

By: Wpa [Federal Writer's Project]

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18195

Condition: Very Good+


Minute tear to top spine. Endpapers a bit darkening; Photogravures. ; American Guide Series; 8vo; 530 pages View more info

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ARIZONA A State Guide

By: Wpa [Federal Writers Project]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16023

Condition: Very Good-


Boards with moderate wear to extremities. Front hinge repaired. ; Dude ranches and Native villages, irrigated citrus and vegetable fields, it's all here; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 530 pages View more info

Image for DELAWARE A Guide to the First State

DELAWARE A Guide to the First State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15662

Condition: Very Good


Light rubbing to boards. Hinges started; The first state by virture of ratifying the Constitution in 1787; Ex-Library; B&W Photographs; 8vo; xxv, 549 pages View more info

Image for OREGON End of the Trail

OREGON End of the Trail

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Portland, Binfords & Mort: 1951

Edition: Revised Edition

Order Number: 17763

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Very light chipping to DJ. Last few pages a bit bent ; Oregon, past and present, tours, and cities and towns; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 549 pages View more info

Image for COLORADO A Guide to the Highest State

COLORADO A Guide to the Highest State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1951

Order Number: 14327

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


DJ spine missing. Front hinge weakening ; Photographures; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 511 pages View more info

Image for WYOMING A Guide to its History, Highways, and People

WYOMING A Guide to its History, Highways, and People

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1952

Order Number: 17804

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light rubbing to extremities ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; xxvii,490 pages View more info

Image for VIRGINIA A Guide to the Old Dominion

VIRGINIA A Guide to the Old Dominion

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1946

Order Number: 18005

Condition: Very Good+


Light bumping to one corner. Front free endpaper with small rough spot from removed label. A handsome and tight copy; Photographures, Map in rear pocket. ; American Guide Series; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; xxix, 710 pages View more info

Image for CONNECTICUT A Guide to its Roads, Lore, and People

CONNECTICUT A Guide to its Roads, Lore, and People

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1938

Edition: early reprint

Order Number: 13540

Condition: Very Good+


Endpapers a bit browned ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 593 pages View more info

Image for SAN ANTONIO A History and Guide

SAN ANTONIO A History and Guide

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: San Antonio, San Antonio Conservation Society: 1941

Order Number: 13287

Condition: Very Good+


Slight wear to extremities, but no binding problems! ; The story of San Antone; 8vo; 111 pages View more info

Image for RHODE ISLAND A Guide to the Smallest State

RHODE ISLAND A Guide to the Smallest State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $180.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17068

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear and chipping to DJ along edges. ; Folding map ; American Guide Series; Photogravures; 8vo; xxvi, 500 pages View more info

Image for THE OCEAN HIGHWAY New Brunswick, New Jersey to Jacksonville, Florida

THE OCEAN HIGHWAY New Brunswick, New Jersey to Jacksonville, Florida

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Age Books: 1938

Order Number: 15996

Condition: Very Good+


Typical browning to endpapers, and on occasional pages within ; Map of highway route tipped in to rear endpaper; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 244 pages View more info