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Appalachia & Kentucky

Appalachia & Kentucky

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In Kentucky, 1937-1938, Volumes 1-2
1 In Kentucky, 1937-1938, Volumes 1-2
Louisville, Kentucky The Commonwealth of Kentucky, 1938 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Hardcover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Bound periodical of Volumes 1 and 2, complete. Oversized, heavy hardcover copy, bound for a public library reference collection in brown buckram cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Ex-library with moderate markings (no pocket) to edges and endpapers, and with a stamp to each bound-in, original cover. Still an attractive and sturdy copy overall, with a clean and unmarked text and tight binding. Oversize. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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In Kentucky, 1948-1952, Volumes 12, 13, 14 and 15
2 In Kentucky, 1948-1952, Volumes 12, 13, 14 and 15
Louisville, Kentucky The Commonwealth of Kentucky, 1952 Hardcover Very Good- No Dust Jacket Hardcover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Oversized, heavy hardcover copy, rebound in brown buckram clother with gilt lettering to spine for public library use. Withdrawn from a public library, with minimal markings, but still an attractive and sturdy copy overall. Oversize. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Kentucky Authors, 175th Anniversary Edition, Browning, Mary Carmel
3 Browning, Mary Carmel Kentucky Authors, 175th Anniversary Edition
Evansville, Indiana Keller-Crescent, 1968 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; neither highlighting nor underlining. Dust jacket fully intact, not price-clipped, showing only minor shelf- and edge-wear, and protected in a plastic sleeve; gently glued inside flaps. Stated First Edition. Withdrawn from a public library, but with very unobtrusive signs thereof. xiii + 357 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Historic Maps of Kentucky, Clark, Thomas Dionysius
4 Clark, Thomas Dionysius Historic Maps of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky University Press of Kentucky, 1979 0813100976 / 9780813100975 First Edition Softcover Very Good Softcover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Sturdy, still tightly bound softcover copy, minor wear to and light soiling of covers, clean text-block, but with neither underlining nor highlighting. Perfectly readable, usable copy. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Stuffed with all manner of duotone illustrations of the historical cartography of Kentucky. 90 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Assassination at the State House: The Unsolved Mystery of Kentucky's Governor Goebel, Elliott, Ron
5 Elliott, Ron Assassination at the State House: The Unsolved Mystery of Kentucky's Governor Goebel
Kuttawa, Kentucky Mcclanahan Publishing House, 1994 0913383333 / 9780913383339 First Edition Hardcover Fine Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Glossy pictorial covers, bibliography, and black-and-white photographs. Author traces events from the passage of the Goebel election law through the 1899 election, the actual shooting of the Kentucky governor, and then the series of trials that resulted from the murder. 284 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Peter Cartwright: pioneer, Grant, Helen Hardie
6 Grant, Helen Hardie Peter Cartwright: pioneer
New York Abingdon Press, 1931 First Edition Hardcover Good Hardcover 16mo 6" - 7" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Maroon boards are faded of color, but black-stamped illustration and lettering to cover and to spine are still fairly distinct. First Edition, telling the story of the radical preacher from Kentucky. A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. 222 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Tall Tales of the Kentucky Mountains, Mackaye, Percy
7 Mackaye, Percy Tall Tales of the Kentucky Mountains
New York George H. Doran Company, 1926 Hardcover Good Hardcover 16mo 6" - 7" tall 
A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. Paper label neatly affixed to front cover, with paper label on spine a bit soiled and abraded. Some soiling to and discoloration of rear panel. E. MacKinstry illustrated this lovely little tome about the Appalachias and Kentucky people who inhabit them. 185 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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A Phase I Archeological Survey of Ca. 3100 Acres of the Rough River Lake Shoreline, Breckinridge and Grayson Counties, Kentucky, Schenian, Pamela A. and Stephen T. Mocas
8 Schenian, Pamela A. and Stephen T. Mocas A Phase I Archeological Survey of Ca. 3100 Acres of the Rough River Lake Shoreline, Breckinridge and Grayson Counties, Kentucky
Louisville, KY U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Louisville District, 1993 First Edition Plastic comb binding Very Good Plastic comb binding 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Large paperback, heavy, oversized, with plastic comb spine; handwritten label on spine. Cover margins by spine are a little faded; covers have a few minor smudges. Book is stored in a protective clear plastic bag. Many black-and-white maps, photos showing sites where artifacts were found. 425 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Kentucky Novel, Thompson, Lawrence S. and Algernon D. Thompson
9 Thompson, Lawrence S. and Algernon D. Thompson The Kentucky Novel
Lexington, Kentucky University of Kentucky Press, 1954 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Bright red cloth covers, with sharp and distinct gilt lettering. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing moderate shelf- and edge-wear, not price-clipped. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. xi + 172 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Ohio County, Kentucky Cemeteries, Volume II, West Central Kentucky Family Research Association
10 West Central Kentucky Family Research Association Ohio County, Kentucky Cemeteries, Volume II
Owensboro, Kentucky West Central Kentucky Family Research Association, 1977 First Edition Softcover Very Good Softcover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Volume II of a donated copy with previous owner's bookplate affixed neatly inside front cover. Published by the West Central Kentucky Family Research Association, 1977, edition unstated, but apparently a First Edition. 109 pp. A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. 109 + viii pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Louisville: a guide to the Falls City, Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Kentucky
11 Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Kentucky Louisville: a guide to the Falls City
New York M. Barrows and Company, 1940 First Edition Good 
Sturdy, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, unmarked (though age-toned) paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Some spotting to and discoloration of front cover, soiling to spine, rubbing of gilt title. Published by M. Barrows and Company, 1940, being yet another fine contribution to the American Guide Series. Black and white photos throughout, including at frontis. 112 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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