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Thirty-Five Years in the Red. from Santa with Love.

By: Altenbernd, E. C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Loose Creek, MO, Westphalia Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4362

ISBN: 0915637103

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Red cloth hard cover with gilt lettering on spine. No apparent damage. Colorful dust jacket has no apparent damage. Inscribed: " To R___ M___ who builds roofs well enough for Santa Claus his reindeers and sleigh Ho! Ho! Ho! EC Altenbernd MC SC" on half title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 95 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Blend of the River

By: Brazelton, J. Ralph

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Holton, KS, The Gossip Printery: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2847

Condition: Very Good-


Covers and block edges are moderately soiled. There is a heavy crease to front external hinge resulting in a "looseness" of the front cover. Otherwise only average wear for the grade. Binding sound. Nearly spotless internally. ; A fictional but fact based story of settlers along the Missouri River in Doniphan County Kansas. Includes mimeograph of typed copy of period reviews from local newspapers. ; 105 pages View more info

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The Carrying of the Ghost A Book of Verse

By: Crawford, Nelson Antrim

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, B. J. Brimmer Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3311

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Covers show wear at edges and light spotting to front cover only. Binding slightly loose though hinges remain sound. Text lightly toned throughout with darker acid toning from laid in (now removed) flower petals at cp. Inscribed by the author on ffep. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 72 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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The Kansan. a Novel

By: Cretcher, Mack

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Dorrance Publishers: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4408

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Light dampness stain on top front corner causing very small amount of cupping. Small dampness stain on top corner & leading edge of pages. Author inscription "Sincerely Yours Mack Cretcher" on top of ffep. Previous owner name & acquisition date on ffep. Spine cracked at half title page. All pages firmly attached.; 8+; 341 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Simply Elegant: A Guide for Elegant But Simple Entertaining

By: Gordon, Pearl

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Topeka, Kansas, Garlinghouse Publications: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1728

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Limited Edition 1st printing being #139 of 500. Covers show light edge wear. A few small smudges inside, otherwise fine condition.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

Skimming the Cream

By: Greene, Z.B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lecompton, Kansas, U.S.A., Baranski Pub: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 961

ISBN: 0941974049

Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket


Inscription on FFEP reads, "For Dr. D__ F__, with admiration and affection, Peggy Greene 4/16/86" Pages yellowed. DJ has moderate surface rubbing and fading.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

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History of Twenty-Six Short Years of the Life of George Thomas Hart

By: Hart, John Wesley

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Topeka, Kansas, Self: 1943

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2467

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Light wear to covers with some sun toning to spine and spine edge of front cover. Hinges sound and binding tight. Block edges toned. ; Signed and inscribed by the author on the signature page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 111 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Mey Wing: a Romance of Cathay

By: Houston, Rev. Thomas W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lansing, KS, Thomas W. Houston: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4388

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Vertical scratch near spine along front cover with smaller similar scratch vertically along spine. Corners lightly rubbed, spine ends are shelf dented & there is a light dampness stain along the top edge (does not carry over onto pages) . Gift inscription signed by 'Mrs. T. W. Houston"" and dated May 28, 1914 on ffep along with a previous owner name & date (1915) . Pages edges are age foxed. Previous owner wrote ""1st Edition"" in pencil on Copyright Page. Text is otherwise quite clean. Written when the author was the Chaplain of the Kansas State Penitentiary in Lansing... View more info

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The Trip to the West Indies

By: Howe, E. W.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Topeka, KS, Crane & Co.: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 636

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Cloth covers show light edge wear. Spine sunned . A few smudges along edge of covers and edge of half title page. Volume is tight and otherwise very clean. View more info

Picasso's "Bust of Sylvette": Haiku and Photgraphs

By: Lamb, Elizabeth and Bruce

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Topeka, KS, Elizabeth Searle Lamb: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 834

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Inscription on title page reads, "For L__ Best wishes, Elizabeth + Bruce April 9, 1977" Text lightly yellowed. Heavy stock "Jacket" shows light edge wear and soiling.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

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Stories I Told Louise

By: McDowell, Lillie Gilliland

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Topeka, Kansas Farmer Co.: 1915

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 3841

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Brown cloth covered cardboard cover. Light corner bumps and edgeware present on all sides. The front cover has a board crease that is not visible from the outside. Glue has seperated along spine & back cover (staples are visible) but binding remains undamaged and personaly or professionally repairable. Otherwise, this book is in very good condition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 151 pages View more info

The Printer and Other Stories

By: McGurn, Larry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Topeka, Kansas, Woodley Pr: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1135

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear. Covers slightly soiled. Binding tight. View more info

Pour Me Another Poem

By: McManes, R.›D

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A., Iuniverse Inc: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1483

ISBN: 0595280234

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed by author on title page and dated 2005. Front cover slightly curled. Light edge wear.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

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John Brown A Play in Three Acts

By: Mechem, Kirke

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Manhattan , KS, The Kansas Magazine: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2707

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Covers show very light wear and some light staining. Block edges toned as are end pages. Binding and text block remain tight. Book appears unread. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 113 pages View more info

Spatzies and Brass BBs

By: Ohm, Ken

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Leawood, KS, Leathers Publishing: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 363

ISBN: 1585972894

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Flat signed by author on title page. Inscription (not authors) on FFEP.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

Spatzies and Brass BBs

By: Ohm, Ken

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Leawood, KS, Leathers Publishing: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 393

ISBN: 1585972894

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Includes post it note signed by author: "D__, With my compliments, Ken" Former owner's signature penned on front pastedown. Jacket has moderate creasing along top edge and scattered surface rubbing. View more info

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Shadow on the Stream Selected Poems

By: Perrings, Myra

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, Triangle Publishing: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3310

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Book shows light wear at edges. Jacket is toned at edges with very light edge wear. Signed simply, "Sincerely," by the author on the ffep. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 40 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Bill Post Story: The Song Never Dies {with} Orvaleen's Story

By: Post, Bill; Post, Orvaleen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Kansas, Post Publishing Co.: 1987

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 705

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Inscription on title page reads, "To D__ We appreciate your friendship, and all you do! God bless Bill Post / Appreciate your be with us - Peace + Grace Rev. Orvaleen" Book shows light wear and bumps along edges. Corners very lightly bumped but still square. Small bend to top corner of back cover. Text and binding remain in very good shape.; Signed by Author(s) View more info

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200 Years of American History in Rhyme

By: Runion, Clyde E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pratt, Kansas, The Printing Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2536

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Covers show light wear and soiling with a small closed tear at the front cover's bottom fore corner. Text remains clean and binding tight. ; 171 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Howard Chase, Red Hill, Kansas

By: Sheldon, Charles M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran Company: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1180

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Covers show some soiling and edge wear. Corners square. Both hinges broken, block very loose in covers but still tightly bound. Some pencil markings on front pastedowns. Child's writing in the margins of pp 108-109. No other writing found. View more info