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1 Ash, Edith Worley Wafting Winds of the Revolution In Michigan Literature
Grand Marais, Michigan: The Voyager Press, [(c) 1976] 
First Edition . Binding is Booklet (wrappers) . Center-stapled booklet with illustrated, red, paper covers. 11" x 8 3/8", 36 pages + covers. Well illustrated with photographs, maps and drawings. CONDITION: Near Fine condition (Fine is our highest grade). A photograph of the booklet is available on request. #010800 
Price: 18.95 USD
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2 Brill, Ethel Claire White Brother: A Story of the Pontiac Uprising; Told By Alan Davidson, Called Nekah by the Ojibwas
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1932 
First Edition . Binding is Hardcover with DJ . Bound in bright orange cloth with a border of black teepees and canoes on the front cover and black lettering and teepee vignette on the spine, 7 5/8" x 5", 250 pages. CONDITION: The book is in Very Good+ condition (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good) with some speckling to the top edge. Tight and intact with clean pages and nice hinges. The binding is exceptionally bright due to the presence of the dust jacket. The Dust Jacket is in Near Good condition with fading and light staining to the spine and chipping to the edges of the jacket (see photograph). Three photographs of this book are available on request. #010706 
Price: 57.00 USD
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3 By Authority [State of Michigan, Legislature] Acts of the Legislature of the State of Michigan Passed at the Annual Session of 1850. With an Appendix, Containing the State Treasurer's Annual Report, Together with a Statement of the Votes Given for and Against an Amendment to the Constitution, and...
Lansing [Michigan]: R. W. Ingals, State Printer, 1850 
First Edition Ex-Library . Binding is Hardcover . Bound in blue-leatherette library binding with gilt lettering on the spine, 8 3/8" x 5 1/4", 499 pages. CONDITION: Ex-Library. This scarce book is a former library book with a pocket, a call number on the spine, and some library ink stampings on the front free endpaper and the title page; otherwise, the book is in Near Very Good condition (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good) with a light stain on the top edge and moderate foxing through out. Tight and intact with nice hinges. Three photographs of this book are available on request. #010728 
Price: 33.25 USD
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4 Castellano-Giron, Hernan; English Translation by Emil Efthimides and a Study by Waldo Rojas Los Crepusculos de Anthony Wayne Drive / Twilights of Anthony Wayne Drive [Spanish/English Bilingual Edition]
Detroit, Michigan : Operation D.O.M.E. Press, 1984. 0931081009 / 9780931081002 
First Edition . Binding is Trade Paperback . 60 pages. Illustrations by the author. CONDITION: Rubbing to the joints; otherwise, the book is in Very Good condition (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good). Tight and intact. Clean copy (NO markings of any type --handwriting, underlining, ownership markings, etc.). Poetry by a Chilian exile (1973) and Detroit resident (as of 1984). #011686 
Price: 28.45 USD
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5 Ceasar, Ford S. (chairperson); Editorial Committee: Ford S. Ceasar, Doris Bigelow and Margaret Stewart Michigan's Pride in America
Lansing, MI : Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel, 1976. 
First Edition . Binding is Trade Paperback . 8 1/2" x 5 5/8", 343 pages. CONDITION: Very Good #010952 
Price: 11.88 USD
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6 Gage, Cully Tales of the Old U.P.: A Second Northwoods Reader [Upper Peninsula of Michigan]
AuTrain, Michigan : Avery Color Studios, 1985. 0932212239 / 9780932212238 
Binding is Trade Paperback . 9 7/8" x 6 7/8", 95 [+6] pages. Illustrated. CONDITION: Very Good (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good). #011001 
Price: 9.45 USD
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7 Garnet, A. H. The Santa Claus Killer
New Haven: Ticknor & Fields, 1981 0899190294 / 9780899190297 
First Edition . Binding is Hardcover with DJ . 376 pages. CONDITION: Very Good+ condition book (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good) in a Very Good dust jacket. First novel from a Detroit-area author. Crusade against a politically corrupt mayor of a Detroit suburb. #010509 
Price: 5.65 USD
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8 Hyde, Charles K., Ph.D., Wayne State University (Directed by); Diane B. Abbott (Edited by) The Lower Peninsula of Michigan: An Inventory of Historic Engineering and Industrial Sites
Historic American Engineering Record / Office of Archeology and Historic Preservation / National Park Service / U.S. Department of the Interior, 1976. 
First Edition . Binding is Trade Paperback . 10.5" x 8", 322 pages. Illustrated. CONDITION: Near Very Good condition (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good). Rubbing to cover and some impressions on the spine. Tight and intact with clean pages. #010780 
Price: 18.95 USD
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9 Iagnemma, Karl The Expeditions
New York : The Dial Press, 2007. 0385335954 / 9780385335959 
First Edition Advance Reading Copy (ARC) . Binding is Trade Paperback . 320 [+1] pages. CONDITION: Very Good (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good). Some rubbing to the spine and a light scratch on the front cover. Starts in Detroit in 1844 and is "the story of a father and son's unlikely journey through the wilderness of nineteenth century Michigan." #011295 
Price: 4.70 USD
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10 McCoy, Raymond The Massacre of Old Fort Mackinac [Michilimackinac]: A Tragedy of the American Frontier. With Many Illustrations and Maps
Bay City, Michigan: Raymond McCoy, Second Printing, (c) 1939 
Binding is Booklet (wrappers) . Center-stapled booklet bound in illustrated wrappers, 6 3/4" x 4 7/8", 145 pages + 1-page Reading List. Illustrated. CONDITION: Near Good condition booklet. Some corner creasing to the covers and a 3/4" split at the bottom of the spine (doesn't go high enough to compromise the binding ability of the bottom staple). Some soiling and discoloring to the back cover. There's a previous owner's name on the inside of the front cover. There are also some signs of light wear to the pages --light edge wear and the occasional corner crease. The book is intact, complete and very readable. Four photographs of this book are available on request. #011409 
Price: 16.62 USD
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11 Schweihofer, Rev. Fred J., Pastor 1970-1995 Silver Anniversary Directory of St. Rene Goupil Parish, 35955 Ryan Road, Sterling Heights, Michigan 48310 [2001 Catholic Church Directory with color photographs]
Sterling Heights, Michigan : St. Rene Goupil Parish, [1995] 
First Edition . Binding is Hardcover . 10 3/16" x 8 1/4", 69 [+4] pages. Bound in pictorial boards. Color pictures both of activities and of families and individual parishioners in a yearbook format. Also a 1995 directory with the name and addresses of parishioners. CONDITION: Very Good+ condition (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good). No markings of any type (pencil, pen, ownership markings, etc.). Light rubbing to the bottom edge and very light soiling to the almost all-white back cover. #010982 
Price: 26.12 USD
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12 Schweihofer, Rev. Fred J., Pastor St. Rene Goupil Parish --Sterling Heights, Michigan [2001 Catholic Church Directory with color photographs]
Sterling Heights, Michigan : St. Rene Goupil Parish, 2001. Near Fine . 
First Edition . Binding is Hardcover . 11.25" x 8.75". Bound in glossy pictorial boards. Color pictures both of activities and of families and individual parishioners in a yearbook format. Also a 2001 directory with the name and addresses of parishioners. CONDITION: Near Fine condition (Fine is our highest grade). No markings of any type (pencil, pen, ownership markings, etc.) #010981 
Price: 18.95 USD
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13 University of Detroit Mercy University of Detroit Mercy Alumni Directory 1996
Detroit, MI / White Plains, NY : University of Detroit Mercy / Bernard C. Harris Publishing Co., Inc., 1996. 
Binding is Hardcover . Bound in black boards (covers) with gold lettering and a gold seal of the University of Detroit Mercy on the front cover, 11.25" x 8.75", 787 pages + 7 blank pages headed with "Notes." CONDITION: The book has a bit of a tobacco odor (was at some point in a smoker's possession); otherwise, the book is in Near Fine condition (Fine is our highest grade). NO markings of any type (highlighting, underlining, handwriting, ownership markings, etc.). #011399  
Price: 18.95 USD
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14 Walker, Arthur L., Jr. By Their Fruits: A History of the Baptist State Convention of Michigan, 1957 - 1982
Southfield, Michigan : Baptist State Convention of Michigan 
First Edition . Binding is Hardcover with DJ . Bound in blue leatherette with gilt lettering, 9.25" x 6", 149 pages + 3 blank pages with "Notes" printed at the top. CONDITION: Fine condition book (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good) in a Very Good dust jacket. #010914  
Price: 23.70 USD
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15 Warner, Robert; Sawyer, Patricia S. (edited by) The Pocket Diary of Robert Warner 1866 [Detroit Area / Macomb County]
Macomb County Historical Society, 1969. 
First Edition . Binding is Booklet (wrappers) . Center-stapled booklet, 5 13/16" x 5 3/4", 72 pages. CONDITION: Near Fine condition (Fine is our highest grade). "In the spring of 1830, he moved to Richmond, New York; and from there, after a two-day walk to Buffalo, took the steamer 'Peacock' to Detroit, Michigan. In the fall he came to Macomb County where he farmed until his death, March 22, 1888. The Warner farm was located near Meade, known in the diary as Crawford Settlement. Nearby Davis was known as Brooklin." #011569 
Price: 35.62 USD
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16 [First United Methodist Church; Birmingham, Michigan] 1986 Directory of First United Methodist Church, 1589 West Maple Road, Birmingham, Michigan 48009
Birmingham, MI: First United Methodist Church, 1986. 
First Edition . Binding is Hardcover . 10.25" x 8.25", 39 pages. Bound in photo-illustrated boards. Numerous color photographs of the congregation. CONDITION: Very Good+ condition book (Fine is our highest grade, then Very Good). No Markings of any type (pencil, pen, ownership markings, etc.) #010983 
Price: 26.12 USD
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