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Blue Jacket Books offers a carefully selected inventory of used, rare and out-of-print books in many fields, including the arts and sciences, social sciences and humanities, local history and military history. We carry rare, antiquarian, and collectible items, as well as books for pleasure reading and research, including genealogy, Civil War, fine arts, U.S. History, Midwest Americana, and Medieval and Renaissance Studies.  Most of our inventory is used, and we have about 50,000 books on the shelves now, but we have a selection of new titles of local and special interest, as well as a line of inexpensive editions of classic literature and Dover children's activity and coloring books. We regularly purchase libraries, estates, and personal book collections, as well as individual books of value.

We are located in what was for a long time the Xenia Daily Gazette building in historic downtown Xenia, Ohio, about 20 minutes east of Dayton; prior to that, it was, for many decades, the S.S. Kresge department store. There are about 50,000 books on the store shelves, and new arrivals come in every day. The vast majority of our inventory is not listed on-line, including most of our inexpensive paperbacks, so if you can't find what you're looking for on the website, we invite you to contact us directly. We are always happy to search for out-of-print books for you, and we are doubly happy to place your school-book orders for you. 

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FEATURED ITEMS
Knickerbocker's History of New York, Irving, Washington (Diedrich Knickerbocker)
Knickerbocker's History of New York
Irving, Washington (Diedrich Knickerbocker)

Pignon: battages & pousseurs de ble, Pignon, Edouard
Pignon: battages & pousseurs de ble
Pignon, Edouard

Modern Art, 1884-1914: the decisive years, Daval, Jean-Luc
Modern Art, 1884-1914: the decisive years
Daval, Jean-Luc

 
Recent Additions
The Burlington Magazine: A Centenary Anthology, Levey, Michael
The Burlington Magazine: A Centenary Anthology
Levey, Michael
11.00 USD
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Ancient Egyptian Calligraphy: A Beginner's Guide to Writing Hieroglyphs, Fischer, Henry George
Ancient Egyptian Calligraphy: A Beginner's Guide to Writing Hieroglyphs
Fischer, Henry George
24.00 USD
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Pneumococcal Pneumonia and Polysaccharide Vaccines, Merck, Sharp, and Dohme
Pneumococcal Pneumonia and Polysaccharide Vaccines
Merck, Sharp, and Dohme
22.00 USD
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Contemporary Women Artists, Hillstrom, Laurie Collier and Kevin Hillstrom
Contemporary Women Artists
Hillstrom, Laurie Collier and Kevin Hillstrom
14.00 USD
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Outlaw Album, Mazzulla, Fred and Jo Mazzulla
Outlaw Album
Mazzulla, Fred and Jo Mazzulla
6.00 USD
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Ancient Egyptian Calligraphy: A Beginner's Guide to Writing Hieroglyphs, Fischer, Henry George
Ancient Egyptian Calligraphy: A Beginner's Guide to Writing Hieroglyphs
Fischer, Henry George
25.00 USD
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Antiquities of the Southern Indians, Particularly of the Georgia Tribes, Jones Jr, Charles C.; Schnell, Frank T., ed.
Antiquities of the Southern Indians, Particularly of the Georgia Tribes
Jones Jr, Charles C.; Schnell, Frank T., ed.
11.00 USD
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Arkansas Portfolio: Twenty Years of Wilderness Photography, Ernst, Tim
Arkansas Portfolio: Twenty Years of Wilderness Photography
Ernst, Tim
20.00 USD
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The Tamarind Book of Lithography: Art and Techniques, Antreasian, Garo Z. and Clinton Adams
The Tamarind Book of Lithography: Art and Techniques
Antreasian, Garo Z. and Clinton Adams
16.00 USD
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Art for the People: The Rediscovery and Preservation of Progressive and WPA-Era murals in the Chicago Public Schools, 1904-1943, Becker, Heather
Art for the People: The Rediscovery and Preservation of Progressive and WPA-Era murals in the Chicago Public Schools, 1904-1943
Becker, Heather
21.00 USD
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In Harmony With Nature: creative country construction, Bruyere, Christian and Robert Inwood
In Harmony With Nature: creative country construction
Bruyere, Christian and Robert Inwood
14.00 USD
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Azerbaijani-Caucasian Rugs, Azadi, Siawosh U., Latif Kerimov, and Werner Zollinger
Azerbaijani-Caucasian Rugs
Azadi, Siawosh U., Latif Kerimov, and Werner Zollinger
19.00 USD
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