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"Pole-Cat Grease, Fried Onions and Other Ozark Remedies"

By: "Angus, Fern (Bill Tibbett, cover art) (Mark Louis Burgio, illus.)"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: "North Little Rock, AR", 2001

Seller ID: 6-5T001

ISBN: 0963791338

Condition: GOOD


"READING COPY. Tight, bright, clean and square except for fingerprints in the bottom margin of 10 pages. 57 staple-bound pages. ""A collection of Home Remedies from the Ozarks""" View more info

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The Pueblo Storyteller: Development of a Figurative Ceramic Tradition

By: "Babcock, Monthan & Monthan"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "Tucson, AZ", 1986

Edition: "(4th printing, 1990)"

Seller ID: 1DY008

ISBN: 0816511934

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""The development of the Storyteller figureā€¦is a short course in the making of a traditionā€¦""Sections on: The Storyteller in Pueblo Culture; Color Plates; Pueblo Storyteller Potters; Reference Material. 200 indexed, annotated pages including Bibliography and Glossary, and a Biographical Survey of the Artists. 11x7"" (27.8x17.8cm)" View more info

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The Lost Continent: Travels in Small-Town America

By: "Bryson, Bill"

Price: $6.75

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 9780060920081

ISBN: 0060920084

Condition: GOOD


An unsparing and hilarious account of one man's rediscovery of America and his search for the perfect small town. View more info

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Johnny Appleseed: A Voice in the Wilderness

By: "Jones, William Ellery"

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Swedenborg Foundation Publishers:

Edition: 7

Seller ID: 9780877853046

ISBN: 0877853045

Condition: GOOD


Every autumn all over the country, students and teachers turn to the legend of Johnny Appleseed, an American folk hero popularized by Walt Disney Studios and hundreds of local events. As the republication of the classic anthology, Johnny Appleseed: A Voice in the Wilderness shows, the real man is even more fascinating than his popular persona. Born in Leominster, Massachnusetts, in 1774, John Chapman became famous in mid-western America as a conservationist, horticulturist, hero of the War of 1812, and spiritual visionary. What most Americans do not know about this folk legend is that his inne... View more info

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Charles Kuralt's American Moments

By: "Kuralt, Charles"

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: 9780684863443

ISBN: 0684863448

Condition: very good


"Time" magazine once hailed Charles Kuralt as "the laureate of the common man." and in this final collection. Kuralt once again portrays the people, the places, and the things that define our nation. Culled from his final project, a series of brief television essays in the spirit of his famous "On the Road" reports, "Charles Kuralt's American Moments" introduces a host of American characters and scenes, and imbues them with charm, simplicity, and elegance. From the dedication of the man who handcrafts the president's shoes to the quiet beauty of a covered bridge, they are all symbols of an Am... View more info

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Charles Kuralt's America

By: "Kuralt, Charles"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780385485104

ISBN: 0385485107

Condition: very good


Bestselling interview book with ordinary Americans weaves a tapestry of America. View more info

Sudden & Awful American Epitaths and the Finger of God

By: "Mann, Thomas C. & Greene, Janet"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Stephen Greene Press:

Seller ID: B00MCQHNGY

ISBN: B00MCQHNGY

Condition: GOOD


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The Hudson River Valley: A History & Guide

By: "Mulligan, Tim"

Price: $4.45

Publisher: Random House:

Seller ID: 9780394730998

ISBN: 0394730992

Condition: GOOD


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The Verse by the Side of the Road : The STory of the Burma-Shave Signs and Jingles

By: "ROWSOME, Frank Jr."

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Stephene Green Press:

Seller ID: B000JJJ0U8

ISBN: B000JJJ0U8

Condition: very good


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P.S.

By: "Terkel, Studs"

Price: $8.45

Publisher: NEW PR:

Seller ID: 9781595584236

ISBN: 1595584234

Condition: GOOD


The Pulitzer Prize-winning oral historian and nonagenarian makes a selection of his favorite unpublished writings, broadcasts, and interviews. Millions of Studs Terkel fans have come to know the prizewinning oral historian through his landmark books--""The Good War," Hard Times, Working, Will the Circle Be Unbroken?," and many others. Few people realize, however, that much of Studs's best work was not collected into these thematic volumes and has, in fact, never been published. "P.S." brings together these significant and deeply enjoyable writings for the first time. The pieces in "P.S... View more info

"Uniforms, Insignia & Recognitions"

By: Girl Scouts of the U.S.A.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, 1987

Seller ID: 11Y026

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Vintage copy (1987). As new except for faint curl. For many years considered the bible of placement of all the items that get attached to the Girl Scout uniforms. Now out-of-print. Photos (half-page size) and diagrams keyed to descriptions of all the add-ons. unpaginated (32 pages), 11x8.5""." View more info

"Uniforms, Insignia & Recognitions"

By: Girl Scouts of the U.S.A.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, 1987

Seller ID: 11Y032

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Vintage copy (1987). As new except for faint curl. For many years considered the bible of placement of all the items that get attached to the Girl Scout uniforms. Now out-of-print. Photos (half-page size) and diagrams keyed to descriptions of all the add-ons. unpaginated (32 pages), 11x8.5""." View more info

The New American Cadences Jody Call Handbook - Volume II

By: Sandee S. Johnson (compiler) R0bert W. Morgan (ed.)

Price: $84.95

Publisher: Talisman, Talisman: 1994

Seller ID: 7-5P003

ISBN: 1885969015

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Faintest sticker shadow on the back cover. ""handbook to Volume I in Talisman Book's All-Military American Cadences series"". 182 pages in seven topical sections." View more info

The Clarion: America's Folk Art Magazine - Summer 1979

By: The Museum of American Folk Art

Price: $17.95

Publisher: NY, The Museum of American Folk Art: 1979

Seller ID: 84Y007

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"As new except for slight rubbing to 1 corner of cover. Hawaiian Quilts; Holy Land U.S.A.; Collecting Children's Quilts; Folk Arts in Sweden. 72 pages (11x8.75"")" View more info