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Portage
Portage

Portage: 1942. Second edition. Wraps. Near Fine. Original green wrappers, lettered in black. 85pp. Compiled and Written by Federal Writers' Project of Wisconsin, Works Progress Administration. Sponsored by the Portage Chamber of Commerce. An American Guide Series publication. Illustrated with photographs throughout and three full page maps. The contents of the book remain unchanged. The original date of 1938 remains... READ MORE
Price: $50.00
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Portage
Portage

Portage: 1938. First edition. Wraps. Near Fine. Original blue wrappers, lettered in black. 85pp. Compiled and Written by Federal Writers' Project of Wisconsin, Works Progress Administration. Sponsored by the Portage Chamber of Commerce. An American Guide Series publication. Illustrated with photographs throughout and three full page maps. This book comes with the original shipping envelope, which shows some wear and... READ MORE
Price: $90.00
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Wisconsin: A Guide To The Badger State
Wisconsin: A Guide To The Badger State

New York: Duell, Sloan, & Pearce, (1941). Second edition. Hardcover. Good / Near Fine. Original pale green cloth. The first edition was issued in 1941 as well. Octavo, xxvii, 651pp. Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Wisconsin. With twelve in-text maps. The green cloth is mottled on the front panel... READ MORE
Price: $100.00
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The Smoke Hole And Its People. Number 3, Folk Studies. PAUL H. BECKER.
The Smoke Hole And Its People. Number 3, Folk Studies

Huntington: West Virginia Writer's Project. Wraps. Fine. Illustrated wrappers. Unpaginated but I count (32)pp - Dykes counts (33)pp? Compiled and Written by Workers of the Writers' Project of the Work Projects Administration in West Virginia. Drawings by Arts, Crafts And Visual Aids Projects. Powell and the Catalogue of the WPA Writers' Program Publication give the date as 1940 and list... READ MORE
Price: $100.00
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Historic Romney 1762 - 1937
Historic Romney 1762 - 1937

No Place: 1937. First edition. Wraps. Very Good. Original printed wrappers. Octavo, 67pp., Sponsored by The Town Council, Romney. Illustrated throughout. Folding map laid in. The title page states - "This little book was prepared by the West Virginia Workers of the Federal Writers Project, Works Progress Administration, as a feature of the 175th Anniversary Celebration of the Founding of... READ MORE
Price: $60.00
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Historic Romney 1762 - 1937
Historic Romney 1762 - 1937

No Place (Romney?): 1937. First edition. Wraps. Near Fine. Original printed wrappers. Octavo, 67pp., Sponsored by The Town Council, Romney. Illustrated throughout. Folding map laid in. The title page states - "This little book was prepared by the West Virginia Workers of the Federal Writers Project, Works Progress Administration, as a feature of the 175th Anniversary Celebration of the Founding... READ MORE
Price: $85.00
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West Virginia: A Guide To The Mountain State
West Virginia: A Guide To The Mountain State

New York: Oxford University Press, (1941). First edition. Hardcover. Good / Good. Original light green cloth. Octavo, xxxi, 559pp. Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of West Virginia. An American Guide Series volume. Illustrated throughout with eight in-text maps, a Tour Key Map to the front endpapers and a large fold-out... READ MORE
Price: $150.00
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The Negro In Virginia. From 1619 to the Present Day
The Negro In Virginia. From 1619 to the Present Day

New York: Hastings House, 1940. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Original light blue coarse cloth, lettered in dark blue. Octavo, xii, 380pp. Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Virginia. Sponsored by The Hampton Institute. "Historical Map of the Negro in Virginia" printed on both front and rear endpapers... READ MORE
Price: $225.00
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Jefferson's Albemarle: A Guide To Albemarle County And The City Of Charlottesville, Virginia
Jefferson's Albemarle: A Guide To Albemarle County And The City Of Charlottesville, Virginia

(Charlottesville): (Jarmans)? 1941. Second edition. Wraps. Near Fine. Original illustrated wrappers, front and back. Octavo, (viii), 157pp. Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Virginia. An American Guide Series publication. Identical to the first edition, both published in 1941. Illustrated throughout. A very clean, bright, and solid copy. This copy appears... READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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Prince William, The Story Of Its People And Its Places
Prince William, The Story Of Its People And Its Places

Richmond: The Bethlehem Good Housekeeping Club, 1941. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Original blue cloth decorated and lettered in gilt to the spine. Octavo, 261pp. Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Virginia. An American Guide Series volume. A fine copy in all respects. There is no jacket present nor can I.... READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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Vermont: A Profile Of The Green Mountain State
Vermont: A Profile Of The Green Mountain State

New York: Fleming Publishing Company, (1941). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original square 12mo volume, bound in light green cloth. Unpaginated but (58)pp. Illustrated thoughout with illustrated dust jacket. Verso of jacket shows a state map. Vermont Writers' Project, Work Projects Administration for the State of Vermont. An American Pictorial Guide Series volume - one of the... READ MORE
Price: $50.00
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Vermont: A Guide To The Green Mountain State
Vermont: A Guide To The Green Mountain State

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1937). Hardcover. Very Good / Near Fine. Original green cloth, lettered in black to the front panel and spine. Octavo, (xxiii), 392pp. Written by Workers of the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of Vermont. An American Guide Series volume. Later printing because there is no date on the title page. Illustrated... READ MORE
Price: $85.00
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Origins Of Utah Place Names
Origins Of Utah Place Names

Salt Lake City: Utah State Department of Public Instruction, 1940. Third edition. Wraps. Near Fine. Original stapled blue wrappers. Quarto size, 47, (1)pp. Compiled and Written by Utah Writers' Project, Work Projects Administration. An American Guide Series publication. A mimeo production, printed on one side only. The final leaf presents the song "Utah, We Love Thee." According to Powell, the... READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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Provo: Pioneer Mormon City
Provo: Pioneer Mormon City

Portland, OR: Binfords & Mort, (1942). First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Original light brown cloth, lettered in dark brown to the front panel and spine. Octavo, (17), 223pp. Compiled by the Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration for the State of Utah. An American Guide Series volume. Illiustrated with photographs throughout and with map... READ MORE
Price: $100.00
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Old Villita
Old Villita

San Antonio: The Clegg Company, (1939). First edition. Wraps. Fine. Original oversized large quarto illustrated wrappers. 22, (1)pp. Compiled and Written by the Writers' Project of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Texas. Maury Maverick, Mayor of San Antonio. An American Guide Series publication. Illustrated throughout with drawings, photos and one large map. This copy has one curious... READ MORE
Price: $150.00
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Along The San Antonio River
Along The San Antonio River

San Antonio: The City of San Antonio, 1941. First edition. Wraps. Very Good. Illustrated magazine format with card stock covers. 36pp. Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Texas. Inscribed and signed by J. Frank Davis, the State Supervisor of the Texas Writers' Project at the head of the title page... READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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San Antonio A History And Guide
San Antonio A History And Guide

San Antonio: The Clegg Company, 1941. Second edition. Spiral_bound. Fine. Original spiral bound card stock booklett. Illustrated front panel. Octavo, (iv), 111pp. The second edition is a revised version of the original 1938 version. Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Texas. An American Guide Series publication. Illustrated throughout with six... READ MORE
Price: $75.00
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The Denison Guide
The Denison Guide

Denison, TX: Denison Chamber of Commerce, 1939. First edition. Wraps. Fine. Original illustrated wrappers. 29pp. One internal map and another folding map at the interior of the rear cover. Illustrated throughout. Compiled and Written by the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration in the State of Texas. A very lovely example of this extremely rare FWP booklet. Dykes, #336. READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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Port Arthur
Port Arthur

Houston: The Anson Jones Press, (1940). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Original illustrated cloth, bound in "seaplane fabric." Octavo, xvii, 164pp. Compiled and Written by the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Texas. An American Guide Series volume. Illustrated thoughout. Illustrated map endpapers, front and rear. Quoting Scharf - "In 1963 Herbert Fletcher of the... READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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Beaumont: A Guide To The City And Its Environs
Beaumont: A Guide To The City And Its Environs

Houston: The Anson Jones Press, (1939). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Original wood-grained paper on boards, lettered and decorated in dark brown. Octavo, xiv, 167pp. Compiled and Written by the Federal Writers' Project of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Texas. An American Guide Series volume. Illustrated with photographs throughout. Illustrated map endpapers, front and rear. A very... READ MORE
Price: $75.00
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Corpus Christi: A History And Guide
Corpus Christi: A History And Guide

Corpus Christi: The Corpus Christi Caller Times, 1942. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Very Good. Original torquoise cloth, lettered in black. Octavo, viii, 245pp. Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Texas. An American Guide Series volume. Illustrated thoughout with photographs. Illustrated map endpapers both front and rear. This copy... READ MORE
Price: $150.00
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Houston: A History And Guide
Houston: A History And Guide

Houston: The Anson Jones Press, 1942. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original pink cloth illustrated and lettered in black. Octavo, xii, 363pp. Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Texas. An American Guide Series volume. Illustrated with sepia photographs. Two in-text maps and maps to front and rear... READ MORE
Price: $100.00
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God Bless The Devil! Liars Bench Tales.
God Bless The Devil! Liars Bench Tales.

Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1940. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Very Good. Original red cloth decorated and lettered in black. Octavo, xiv, 254pp. Written by the Tennessee Writers' Project of the Works Projects Administration - James R. Aswell, Julia Willhoit, Jeannette Edwards, E.E. Miller, Lena E. Lipscomb of the Tennessee Writers' Project. Illustrated thoughout and on... READ MORE
Price: $100.00
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God Bless The Devil! Liars Bench Tales.
God Bless The Devil! Liars Bench Tales.

Chapel Hill: The University Of North Carolina Press, 1940. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Original red cloth decorated and lettered in black. Octavo, xiv, 254pp. Written by the Tennessee Writers' Project of the Works Projects Administration - James R. Aswell, Julia Willhoit, Jeannette Edwards, E.E. Miller, Lena E. Lipscomb of the Tennessee Writers' Project. Illustrated thoughout and on... READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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Tennessee: A Guide To The Volunteer State
Tennessee: A Guide To The Volunteer State

New York: Viking Press, 1939. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Fair. Original light green cloth, lettered and stamped in gilt. Octavo, xxiv, 558pp. Compiled and Written by the Federal Writers' Project of the Work Projects Administration for the State of Tennessee. An American Guide Series volume. Illustrated throughout with five in-text maps; a tour key map to the front... READ MORE
Price: $150.00

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