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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

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NEW HAMPSHIRE A Guide to the Granite State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1938

Order Number: 9220

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light wear to extremities. Light bumping to corners. Slight sunning to spine ; Early edition, without date on title page. The Granite State, in all its rocky glory. No map as issued; Amercian Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 559 pages View more info

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NORTH DAKOTA A Guide to the Northern Prairie State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $125.00

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 and minor tape residue to price clipped DJ. Front hinge a bit gapping and half title page loosening ; According to Lewis Mumford in the New Republic, "These guidebooks are the finest contribution to American patriotism that has been made in our generation." ; 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

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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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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 8" - 9" tall; 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

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NEW JERSEY A Guide to its Present and Past

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1946

Order Number: 9225

Condition: Very Good+


Spine faded. Boards with light rubbing to extremities; Blue boards. Folding map in rear pocket; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 735 pages View more info

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NEVADA A Guide to the Silver State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St. Clair Shores, Somerset Publishers: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Order Number: 9358

Condition: Very Good+


American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xviii, 315 pages View more info

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

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Age Books: 1938

Order Number: 9374

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows wear and small open tears. Dampstaining to top right corner of DJ and first few pages, not affecting text. Endpapers browned; Rear fold out map; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 244 pages View more info

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THE AMERICAN GUIDE-THE SOUTH AND THE SOUTHWEST A Source Book and Complete Travel Guide for the United States

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1949

Order Number: 9396

Condition: Very Good+


Nice crisp copy of the third of four volumes, continuously paginated ; The third of a four volume set covering the entire US. Containing information found in the one-volume American Guide ; 8vo; 331 pages View more info

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THE AMERICAN GUIDE-THE MOUNTAIN STATES THE WEST COAST

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1949

Order Number: 9397

Condition: Very Good+


Nice crisp copy of the fourth of four volumes, continuously paginated ; The fourth of a four volume set covering the entire US. Containing information found in the one-volume American Guide ; 8vo; 301 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: 1953

Order Number: 14829

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Wear & chipping to price clipped DJ. Markings to front endpaper and front flap ; Nice crisp copy of this revised edition; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 471 pages View more info

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NEW HAMPSHIRE

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1938

Order Number: 9580

Condition: Very Good+


A very attractive copy; Early edition with no rear map as issued. No date on title page. The Granite State, in all its rocky glory ; The American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 559 pages View more info

Image for SOUTH DAKOTA A Guide to the State

SOUTH DAKOTA A Guide to the State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1952

Edition: Second Edition

Order Number: 13289

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light chipping to price clipped DJ; Second edition of one of the scarcer books in the series; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxvii, 421 pages View more info

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MISSOURI A Guide to the "Show Me" State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan & Pearce:

Order Number: 9824

Condition: Very Good


Wear and slight discoloration to boards. Bookplate to front pastedown. Binding not tight. Originally published 1941, this edition not dated; Go ahead, show me. Make my day; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 652 pages View more info

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WASHINGTON, D.C.

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $72.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1968

Edition: New revised edition

Order Number: 16812

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


DJ price clipped and with minor chipping. ; Revised edition with new illustrations ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 528 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: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1946

Order Number: 14328

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


DJ worn and chipped and with glue residue from tape repair ; folding map in rear pocket; The American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 735 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: $70.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1938

Edition: early reprint

Order Number: 13541

Condition: Very Good+


Small bookseller's sticker to rear endpaper ; Everything you need to know about the Nutmeg State circa 1938, except why it's called the Nutmeg State. Early reprint with no folding map, no date to title page, and ocher boards; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 593 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: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1942

Order Number: 10119

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light wear to extremities. Slight fading to gilt spine lettering; Folding map in rear pocket ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 489 pages View more info

Image for WASHINGTON, D.C. A Guide to the Nation's Captial

WASHINGTON, D.C. A Guide to the Nation's Captial

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1949

Edition: Second Edition

Order Number: 16020

Condition: Very Good+


Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Binding not tight. Slight wear to extremities; Revised edition with new illustrations. folding map in rear pocket ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 528 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: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Age Books: 1938

Order Number: 13272

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear and chipping to price clipped DJ. Browning to endpapers ; Rear fold out map; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 244 pages View more info

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THE WPA GUIDE TO NEW YORK CITY

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Order Number: 16869

ISBN: 3394412153

Condition: Very Good+


Very light rubbing to extremities; Reprint of the original 1939 edition of the NYC guide. The b&w photography in this edition are disappointing compared with the photographures from the early editions; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 680 pages View more info

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MASSACHUSETTS

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $180.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17061

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


DJ price clipped and with light marginal wear and several small chips. One rough spot on front free endpaper from removed former owner's name. ; Folding map in rear pocket; Photogravures; 8vo; 675 pages View more info

Image for ILLINOIS A Descriptive and Historical Guide

ILLINOIS A Descriptive and Historical Guide

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1974

Edition: Revised Edition

Order Number: 17728

ISBN: 0803833814

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear and small chips to price clipped DJ. ; Revised and reprinted from the 1939 original; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 775 pages View more info

Image for MISSISSIPPI A Guide to the Magnolia State

MISSISSIPPI A Guide to the Magnolia State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1959

Order Number: 16890

Condition: Very Good-


Spine ends with rubbing to extremities. Boards sunned and with 1" stain to front board. ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 545 pages View more info

Image for UTAH A Guide to the State

UTAH A Guide to the State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $66.92

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1941

Order Number: 13296

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Wear & tape repair to DJ. Wear to extremities. Bookplate to verso of half-title page ; Photographures; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; xxvi,595 pages View more info

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ARIZONA The Grand Canyon State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1947

Order Number: 13266

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with slight wear to extremities. ; Photogravures; American Guide Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 530 pages View more info