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Image for ROCHESTER AND MONROE COUNTY A History and Guide

ROCHESTER AND MONROE COUNTY A History and Guide

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Rochester, Scrantom's: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13286

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Small open tears and inexpert tape repair to DJ; Three folding maps tipped in to text; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 460 pages View more info

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DEATH VALLEY A Guide

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1939

Order Number: 14130

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear and small open tears to DJ. Bookplate. Boards faded; folding map tipped into rear endpaper; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 75 pages View more info

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VIRGINIA A Guide to the Old Dominion

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1956

Order Number: 16870

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ lightly spotted in back and with one very small tear on front. A very handsome copy; American Guide Series; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 710 pages View more info

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KENTUCKY A Guide to the Bluegrass State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1939

Edition: Second Edition

Order Number: 17050

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ tanned and with light rubbing to extremities. Usual browning to endpapers. ; NF map in rear pocket. (rear pocket has faint spotting) ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 489 pages View more info

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NEBRASKA A Guide to the Cornhusker State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1947

Order Number: 17045

Condition: Near Fine


Very light toning to front board; An unusually attractive, tight copy with NF map in browned rear pocket. Appears unread ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 424 pages View more info

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NEW HAMPSHIRE

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1938

Order Number: 13307

Condition: Very Good+


Slight wear to extremities; Early edition without date to title page or folding map ; The American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 559 pages View more info

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DEATH VALLEY A Guide

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1939

Order Number: 16016

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Light wear to DJ with small open tears and part of the front image scraped away ; Fold-out map of the region to rear endpaper ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 75 pages View more info

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ARIZONA The Grand Canyon State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1959

Order Number: 13962

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ price clipped and with open tears; Photogravures; American Guide Series; 8vo; 532 pages View more info

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FAIRHAVEN MASSACHUSETTS

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Fairhaven, Board of Selectmen of Fairhaven: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13246

Condition: Very Good+


Slight wear to extremities. Gilt lettering with a bit wear. ; The history and environs of the hamlet of Fairhaven; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 60 pages View more info

Image for NEW MEXICO A Guide to the Colorful State

NEW MEXICO A Guide to the Colorful State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1947

Order Number: 14394

Condition: Very Good+


Unblemished copy, binding could be a little tighter; folding map missing from rear pocket; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 458 pages View more info

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UTAH A Guide to the State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1945

Order Number: 15652

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows wear and small open tears. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper ; Photographures; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 595 pages View more info

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MASSACHUSETTS

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1937

Order Number: 15653

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Light wear and chipping to price clipped DJ and with 1" top spine missing; Early edition, after the revisions that followed the first printing. ; Photographures; 8vo; 675 pages View more info

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VIRGINIA A Guide to the Old Dominion

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1952

Order Number: 18216

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ a bit darkened and with minor chipping along edges. ; American Guide Series; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 710 pages View more info

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NEW MEXICO A Guide to the Colorful State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1962

Edition: Revised Edition

Order Number: 15649

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Price clipped DJ shows wear & small open tears. Top corner bumped ; Revised edition, twenty-two years after the original publication ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 472 pages View more info

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NORTH DAKOTA A Guide to the Northern Prairie State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1968

Edition: Second Edition

Order Number: 15980

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Very slight wear to price clipped DJ. Tape residue to boards and endpapers. Bookplate to half-title page ; According to Lewis Mumford in the New Republic, "These guidebooks are the finest contribution to American patriotism that has been made in our generation." With an endorsement like that , how can anyone resist? ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 352 pages View more info

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KENTUCKY A Guide to the Bluegrass State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1939

Edition: Second Edition

Order Number: 18250

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with light chipping to edges. DJ attached to front and back boards. ; VG+ map in rear pocket. ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 489 pages View more info

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VERMONT A Guide to the Green Mountain State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1937

Order Number: 13546

Condition: Very Good+


Early reprint, no folding map or date to title page but with the same beautiful photogravures ; The American Guide Series; 8vo; 392 pages View more info

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NEW JERSEY A Guide to its Present and Past

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1955

Order Number: 9834

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


Open tears to DJ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 735 pages View more info

Image for NEW HAMPSHIRE A Guide to the Granite State

NEW HAMPSHIRE A Guide to the Granite State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1938

Order Number: 9220

Condition: Very Good


Wear to extremities. Corners bumped. Spine sunned; Early edition, without date on title page. The Granite State, in all its rocky glory ; Amercian Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 559 pages View more info

Image for MASSACHUSETTS A Guide to its Places and People

MASSACHUSETTS A Guide to its Places and People

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1937

Order Number: 13545

Condition: Very Good


Endpapers browned. Previous owner's name to front pastedown. Spine a bit faded. Front hinge weak; Early reprint. No date to title page; Photographures; 8vo; 675 pages View more info

Image for NORTH DAKOTA A Guide to the Northern Prairie State

NORTH DAKOTA A Guide to the Northern Prairie State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1950

Edition: Second Edition

Order Number: 13305

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Ex-lib with inkstamps to front endpaper, verso of ffep, and edges. Tape residue to front endpaper. Wear & minor tape residue to price clipped DJ; According to Lewis Mumford in the New Republic, "These guidebooks are the finest contribution to American patriotism that has been made in our generation." With an endorsement like that , how can anyone resist? ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; xix, 352 pages View more info

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GUMBO YA-YA A Collection of Louisiana Folk Tales

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1945

Order Number: 17231

Condition: Very Good-


Bookplate. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. First few pages lightly warping from exposure to water; Photogravures; 8vo; 581 pages View more info

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ARIZONA A State Guide

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1947

Order Number: 17226

Condition: Very Good


Spine sunned. Usual browning to endpapers ; Photogravures; American Guide Series; 8vo; 530 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: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1970

Edition: Revised Edition

Order Number: 13315

ISBN: 0803811454

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good+ dust jacket


Ex-lib with dymo label to DJ spine. DJ glued to endpapers. Discard inkstamps to endpapers, bookplate to half-title page, staining to foredge, slightly affecting text. Binding loose & showing webbing toward rear ; completely revised from original edition; B&W Photographs; 8vo; xxxvi, 504 pages View more info

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DEATH VALLEY A Guide

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 9119

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ tattered with small open tears ; NF map at rear; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 75 pages View more info

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ARIZONA The Grand Canyon State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1966

Edition: Fourth Revised Edition

Order Number: 13961

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Boards with very light wear to extremities. DJ spine sunned and with with a few tears. Previous owner's name to front endpaper; American Guide Series; 8vo; 532 pages View more info

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ALABAMA

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Richard R. Smith: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17796

Condition: Very Good


Light rubbing to boards, especially spine ends. Spine darkened. Lacks rear map ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 442 pages View more info

Image for CALIFORNIA A Guide to the Golden State

CALIFORNIA A Guide to the Golden State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1954

Edition: Revised Edition

Order Number: 13539

Condition: Very Good+


Rear hinge started; Photogravures; American Guide Series; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 716 pages View more info

Image for NEW JERSEY A Guide to its Present and Past

NEW JERSEY A Guide to its Present and Past

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1946

Order Number: 9225

Condition: Very Good+


Spine faded; Blue boards. Folding map in rear pocket; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 735 pages View more info

Image for DEATH VALLEY A Guide

DEATH VALLEY A Guide

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1939

Order Number: 13960

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Moderate chipping to DJ. Previous owner's inscription to front endpaper ; NF map at rear; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 75 pages View more info