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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

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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

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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 ; Rear fold out map; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 244 pages View more info

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

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1942

Order Number: 17053

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with light rubbing to extremities as well as small chipping to spine ends. Usual browning to endpapers. Bookplate. ; Photogravures. ; American Guide Series; 8vo; xl, 528 pages View more info

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VERMONT A Guide to the Green Mountain State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17054

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ price clipped and with light marginal wear, as well as one open tear to DJ back. Former owner's marks and stamp to front free endpaper. ; Photogravures. NF folding map in rear pocket. ; The American Guide Series; 8vo; 392 pages View more info

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

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1942

Order Number: 13537

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light wear to extremities. Hinges weakening ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 528 pages View more info

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MASSACHUSETTS

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1937

Order Number: 4322

Condition: Very Good


A great later printing. No rear map as issued ; Photographures; 8vo; 675 pages View more info

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A MARITIME HISTORY OF NEW YORK

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co, Inc.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17186

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


DJ price clipped, tape repaired, and with open tears. Usual browning to endpapers. Former owner's name on front free endpaper; Introduction by Mayor LaGuardia. Stated first edition; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 341 pages View more info

Image for MARYLAND A Guide to the Old Line State

MARYLAND A Guide to the Old Line State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18066

Condition: Very Good-


Boards with light dampstaining, especially to spine. One corner lightly bumped; Photogravures. NF map in rear pocket; American Guide Series; 8vo; 561 pages View more info

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MONTANA A State Guide Book

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1949

Order Number: 18071

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with light chipping. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. Very light crease to front board. A handsome and tight copy of this rather rare state guide; Big Sky country; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 442 pages View more info

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WEST VIRGINIA A Guide to the Mountain State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1943

Order Number: 18186

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with very light fraying along edges. A handsome copy with binding tight; Folding map in rear pocket ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 559 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: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18187

Condition: Very Good+


Endpapers browned; Folding map in rear pocket; The American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 735 pages View more info

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ILLINOIS A Descriptive and Historical Guide

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1974

Edition: Revised Edition

Order Number: 13613

ISBN: 0803833814

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Wear & chipping to DJ. Sticker residue to front free endpaper. Red dot to bottom edge ; Revised and reprinted from the 1939 original; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 775 pages View more info

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CALIFORNIA A Guide to the Golden State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1973

Order Number: 16955

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Light wear, chipping, & tape repair to price clipped DJ. Spine warped from apparent binding error ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; xxxii,733 pages View more info

Image for NEW ENGLAND HURRICANE A Factual Pictorial Record

NEW ENGLAND HURRICANE A Factual Pictorial Record

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Boston, Hale, Cushman & Flint: 1938

Order Number: 13261

Condition: Very Good


Boards with slight wear to extremities. Browning to endpapers. Front hinge weakening. Minor paper residue to rear boards probably caused by DJ sticking to book; Lots of candid pictures documenting the unprecedented destruction of the great hurricane of 1938 ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 224 pages View more info

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ILLINOIS A Descriptive and Historical Guide

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1977

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Order Number: 13309

ISBN: 0803833814

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Slight wear to price clipped DJ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; xxiii, 775 pages View more info

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SAVANNAH

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Savannah, Chamber of Commerce: 1937

Order Number: 17770

Condition: Very Good


Hinges professionally repaired; Guide to 'that noble sequence of wooded and gardened squares which form the glory of the city. ' ; American Guide Series; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 208 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: $155.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: xxix, 1938

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17063

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ with light marginal wear and light chipping to DJ spine ends. ; NF folding map in rear pocket; American Guide Series; Photogravures; 8vo; 559 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: 1948

Order Number: 17789

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light edgewear and a bit browned; Photographures; 8vo; 511 pages View more info

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GHOST TOWNS OF COLORADO

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15988

Condition: Very Good+


Very slight browning to endpapers; Pictures and stories about real live ghost towns out west ; Amercian Guide Series; Photogravures; 8vo; 114 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: $90.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15665

Condition: Very Good+


Spine sunned and with gilt lettering faded to spine and front board ; Including fold out map at rear; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 593 pages View more info

Image for DEATH VALLEY A Guide

DEATH VALLEY A Guide

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1939

Order Number: 4602

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Small holes and minor chipping to DJ ; NF map at rear. Numerous photographures ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 75 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: 14241

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light wear to extremities. Light fraying to spine ends. Slight browning to pages ; Photogravures; The American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 559 pages View more info

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GUMBO YA-YA A Collection of Louisiana Folk Tales

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gretna, Pelican Publishing Company: 1991

Order Number: 17787

ISBN: 0882896458

Condition: Very Good


Front board lightly creased; Photogravures; 8vo; 581 pages View more info

Image for GUMBO YA-YA A Collection of Louisiana Folk Tales

GUMBO YA-YA A Collection of Louisiana Folk Tales

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1945

Order Number: 15994

Condition: Very Good+


Boards faded. Slight wear to extremities. Binding could be tighter; Gumbo Ya-Ya means 'everybody talks at once' and in this book we hear from a wide cross section of the Big Easy; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 581 pages View more info

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ARKANSAS A Guide to the State

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1948

Order Number: 4891

Condition: Very Good+


Endpapers a bit browned. Slight sunning to spine; THE guide to Arkansas, including history, agriculture, recreation, folklore, etc. With many photos illustrating the many facets of Arkansan life; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 447 pages View more info

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ARIZONA A State Guide

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House:

Order Number: 16873

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


DJ darkened (as usual) and with open tears along top and bottom spine. DJ spine ends missing (now mylared and protected). ; Photographures illustrate this knowledgeable guidebook to what was then called the youngest state ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 530 pages View more info

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THE MINNESOTA AROWHEAD COUNTRY

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Chicago, Albert Whitman Co.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16860

Condition: Very Good+


Pages browned (as usual). Spine a bit sunned. A very tight copy that seems unused ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 231 pages View more info

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MASSACHUSETTS

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14395

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with slight wear to extremities. Slight browning to endpapers ; Folding map in rear pocket; Photographures; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 675 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: 1966

Edition: Fourth Revised Edition

Order Number: 15070

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Light wear with faded spine and open tears to price clipped DJ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 532 pages View more info