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The 1939 Almanac For Nebraskans
The 1939 Almanac For Nebraskans

Lincoln: Woodruff Printing Company, 1938. First edition. Wraps. Fine. Illustrated card stock wrappers. 112 pp. Written and Compiled by The Federal Writers' Project, Works Progress Administration, State of Nebraska. A beautiful example in all respects. With a double page map. Dykes, # 173. READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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3 Hikes Thru The Wissahickon
3 Hikes Thru The Wissahickon

Philadelphia: 1936. First edition. Wraps. Very Good. Original illustrated wrappers. Unpaginated but (24). First and only edition. Compiled by The Federal Writers' Project, Works Progress Administration. With 12 illustrations and three in-text maps. Erratum slip is present at page (3) indicating the Walnuyt Lane Bridge should read Henry Avenue Bridge. There is some controversy here regarding the publication date. Jerre... READ MORE
Price: $200.00
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Alabama Hunter
Alabama Hunter

Wetumpka, AL. Wetumpka Printing Co. (1941). First edition. Soft Cover. Fine. Bound in original light brown textured paper, illustrated and lettered in black. Octavo, 42pp. Illustrated with drawings and photographs. Now extremely scarce. This copy is truly exceptional in that it appears as new. Dykes, #3. READ MORE
Price: $225.00
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The Albanian Struggle In The Old World And New
The Albanian Struggle In The Old World And New

Boston: The Writer, Inc. 1939. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original red cloth lettered in gilt to the front panel and spine. Octavo, ix, 168pp. Compiled and Written by Members of the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration of Massachusetts. Sponsored by The Albanian Historical Society of Massachusetts. The best separately published ethnic study to... READ MORE
Price: $250.00
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Almanac For New Yorkers 1937
Almanac For New Yorkers 1937

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1937. Second Printing. Wraps. Very Good. Original illustrated wrappers. 128pp. Compiled by Workers of the Federal Writers (sic) Project of the Works Progress Administration in the City of New York. Illustrated throughout with one large two page map. This copy is very bright and solid but shows some minor scuffing and edge-wear. Dykes, # 216. READ MORE
Price: $80.00
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Almanac For New Yorkers 1937. †
Almanac For New Yorkers 1937. †

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1937. Second Printing. Wraps. Near Fine. Original illustrated wrappers. 128pp. Compiled by Workers of the Federal Writers (sic) Project of the Works Progress Administration in the City of New York. This copy signed by Vern Bright at the half-title. Vern Bright was a very important player of the Oregon Writers' Program - wearing many hats... READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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Almanac For New Yorkers 1938
Almanac For New Yorkers 1938

New York: Modern Age Books Inc. 1938. First printing. Wraps. Near Fine. Illustrated wrappers. 118pp,(2). Accomodated to the Five Boroughs But May Without Sensible Error Serve For The Entire Metropolitan District And Even More Distant Points. Compiled by the Workers of the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration in the City of New York. With illustrations bby the... READ MORE
Price: $70.00
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Almanac For Thirty-Niners. Compiled by the Workers of the Federal Writers' Project of the Work Projects Administration in The City of San Francisco
Almanac For Thirty-Niners. Compiled by the Workers of the Federal Writers' Project of the Work Projects Administration in The City of San Francisco

Stanford: James Ladd Delkin, (1938). First edition. Soft Cover. Fine. Soft covered volume with un-lettered flat spine. Illustrated cover and interiors by Lloyd Wulf. 126pp. A very solid copy of this whimsical look at the year - "We POSITIVELY GUARANTEE that Thanksgiving Day will fall on Thursday, November 30th and Christmas on the 25th of December..." First and only edition... READ MORE
Price: $50.00
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An Almanack For Bostonians 1939
An Almanack For Bostonians 1939

New York: M. Barrows And Company, (1938). First edition. Hardcover. Very Good / good. Original Illustrated paper on boards. Octavo, 120pp. Illustrated throughout. A bit of a lark. TItle page reads: "Being A Truly Amazing And Edifying COMPENDIUM of fact and fancy, designed primarily for the DELECTATION of those who live within the Shadow of the Bulfinch dome, but one... READ MORE
Price: $120.00
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An Almanack For Bostonians 1939
An Almanack For Bostonians 1939

New York: M. Barrows And Company, (1938). First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Original Illustrated paper on boards. Octavo, 120pp. Illustrated throughout. A bit of a lark. TItle page reads: "Being A Truly Amazing And Edifying COMPENDIUM of fact and fancy, designed primarily for the DELECTATION of those who live within the Shadow of the Bulfinch dome, but one which may... READ MORE
Price: $70.00
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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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American Stuff. Vol. 1 No. 3 Special Issue
American Stuff. Vol. 1 No. 3 Special Issue

Darien, CT: Direction, (1938). First edition. Wraps. Very Good. Original illustrated wrappers. Octavo, 128pp. By Workers of the Federal Writers' Project. With Eight Prints by Federal Art Project. The first and only edition of this scarce FWP volume. Direction produced a monthly magazine presenting "constructive ideas and art, through stories, articles, paintings, and photographs." Contains works by Kenneth Rexroth, Weldon... READ MORE
Price: $100.00
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Annals Of Cleveland: Newspaper Series. Cleveland Foreign Language Newspaper Digest 1937, Volume IV; Hungarian - Polish
Annals Of Cleveland: Newspaper Series. Cleveland Foreign Language Newspaper Digest 1937, Volume IV; Hungarian - Polish

Cleveland: 1940. First edition. Wraps. Very Good. Very large original red wrapper, with type font to the cover, with black spine with paper label. 975pp. Work Projects Administration In Ohio, District Four. A Historical Record of Translated Abstracts from Foreign Language Newspapers of Cleveland. An ex-library volume with marks to the front cover, interior front cover and title page. Corners... READ MORE
Price: $50.00
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The Annals Of Labor And Industry In Illinois for January, February, and March 1890
The Annals Of Labor And Industry In Illinois for January, February, and March 1890

Chicago: 1939. First edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Quarto format, illustrated wrappers. 123pp, (1). Compiled by the Illinois Writers' Project of the Work Projects Administration (Illinois). Mimeograph format and, unlike many publications of this type, printed on both sides. Some minor wear to the spines. Powell, #297 (but her pagination is different than mine?) A very nice copy of a.... READ MORE
Price: $150.00
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Arizona State Teachers College Bulletin, Volume 20, Number 1, Aug., 1939, The Apache
Arizona State Teachers College Bulletin, Volume 20, Number 1, Aug., 1939, The Apache

Flagstaff: 1939. First edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Original blue stapled wrappers, 16pp. Photograph on the title page. Material Prepared by Federal Writers Project. Near Fine. Dykes, #8; Brewer, #835; Powell, #61. READ MORE
Price: $65.00
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Arizona State Teachers College Bulletin; Volume 20, Number 3, Oct., 1939, The Papago
Arizona State Teachers College Bulletin; Volume 20, Number 3, Oct., 1939, The Papago

Flagstaff: 1939. First edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Original blue stapled wrappers. Photograph on the title page. 16pp. Now quite scarce. Material Prepared by Federal Writers' Project. Near Fine. Dykes, #11; Powell, # 65; Brewer, #894. READ MORE
Price: $100.00
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Arizona; A State Guide
Arizona; A State Guide

New York: Hastings House, 1940. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Good. Bound in original brown cloth and lettered in dark brown. Octavo, xxv, 530pp. The first edition, second issue, according to Scharf & Schoyer, #22. This copy with "American Guide Series" on the spine of the book and jacket. Book has "Arizo-/na at the head of the spine. Half... READ MORE
Price: $75.00
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Arkansas; A Guide To The State
Arkansas; A Guide To The State

New York: Hastings House, 1941. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original black cloth, lettered in gilt. Octavo; xxvii, 447 pp. From The American Guide Series of the Federal Writers' Project, this is a superb example. Key map on front endpapers and transporation map to the rear. Photographed throughout. READ MORE
Price: $200.00
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Atlanta, Capital Of The South
Atlanta, Capital Of The South

New York: Oliver Durrell, (1949). Second edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Original dark blue cloth boards, lettered in black to the front panel and the spine. An American Guide Series volume but no mention is made of the Writers' Project. Illustrated endpapers. A very clean, bright and solid copy, without the dust jacket. Scharf & Schoyer, # 158. READ MORE
Price: $30.00
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Augusta
Augusta

Augusta: City Council Of Augusta, 1938. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Original gray cloth with design and lettering in red, white, and blue. Large octavo. x.,218pp. Compiled and Written by Augusta Unit/ Federal Writers' Project In Georgia Works Progress Administration. An American Guide Series volume. Two large fold-out maps present as required. In Augusta, the Writers' Project was set up... READ MORE
Price: $150.00
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Augusta-Hallowell On The Kennebec
Augusta-Hallowell On The Kennebec

(Augusta): The Kennebec Journal Print Shop, 1940. First edition. Wraps. Near Fine. Gray wrappers, lettered in black. 123pp. Illustrated. Three folding maps tipped-in at the rear. Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Maine. An American Guide Series volume. A clean, bright and solid copy of this scarce WPA publication. Dykes, #124. READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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Baseball In Old Chicago
Baseball In Old Chicago

Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co. 1939. First edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illustrated wrappers with flat spine. 64pp. Compiled and Written by the Federal Writers' Project (Illinois)/Works Project Administration. A lovely copy of one of the scarcest WPA titles. Both front and back covers are illustrated in color. The rear panel states - "Made By Illinois WPA_Art Project Chicago."... READ MORE
Price: $1,000.00
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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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Berkeley - The First Seventy-Five Years. Compiled By Workers OF The Writers' Program Of The Work Projects Administration In Northern California
Berkeley - The First Seventy-Five Years. Compiled By Workers OF The Writers' Program Of The Work Projects Administration In Northern California

Berkeley: The Gillick Press, 1941. First Trade Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Very Good. Bound in original tan textured cloth and lettered in black and russet. 159pp. In the complete illustrated dust jacket that is not price-clipped. Illustrated with dozens of black and white photographs. The jacket has some minor edge-wear and a few nicks. Powell, #74; Dykes, #18. READ MORE
Price: $75.00
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The Berkshire Hills
The Berkshire Hills

New York: Duell, Sloan, & Pearce, (1939). Second printing. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near FIne. Original green cloth on boards, lettered in blue. Octavo, xiv, 368pp. Compiled and Written by Members of the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for Massachusetts. Sponsored by the Berkshire Hills Conference, Inc. Identical pagination and maps as the first edition. Folding map... READ MORE
Price: $250.00


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