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A to Z Guide to White-Tailed Deer and Deer Hunting

By: Gilbert, Dr. Randall

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Woods N Water Inc: 2003-01-20

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7-4-1825

ISBN: 0970749392

Condition: Used: Like New


First Edition.Presented in a clear and easy to read and understand format, the A to Z Guide to White tailed Deer and Deer Hunting helps readers unravel terminology and jargon about deer and deer hunting. It helps answer questions readers might have about whitetails. Dr. Gilbert covers a wide variety of phrases and topics (tips, tactics, behavior, biology, development, anatomy, deer management, the rut, antlers, deer movement, and much more). The A to Z Guide to White tailed Deer and Deer Hunting provides readers all the information needed to not only hunt deer more successfully, but also to st... View more info

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New England Bean-Pot: American Folk Stories to Read and Tell

By: Jagendorf, M.; Botkin, B. A. (intro.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: E. M. Hale: 1948-01-01

Edition: 6th

Seller ID: 55-1-1802

Condition: Used: Good


Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped and price clipped. Private note written on endpaper about being entered into a district speech contest in 1969. Embossed personal library stamp on title page. Inside pages are clean and binding is tight.In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.This is a collection of short folk stories told and retold in the New England states of Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island. They involve witches or accusations of witchcraft, appearances of the devil, hauntings, traveling the ocean for fishing or commerce and examples of... View more info

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Folk laughter on the American frontier by Boatright, Mody Coggin

By: Mody Coggin Boatright

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 961

Condition: Used: Very Good


Stated first printing but shows other printings, Tan Cloth Hardcover, 182 pages, 8 1/4" tall. A couple of small marks on the cover. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Filled with anecdotes and folklore, including many examples of the lively styles of journalism, including some jim-dandy words coined in the west, such as: absqatulated, combobbolate, exflunctify, flumex and others. This is not a joke book but is filled with phrases, anecdotes and speech patterns unique to the west. View more info

Prisma?s English-Swedish Dictionary

By: Prisma

Price: $12.00

Publisher: University of Minnesota Press: 1997-08-25

Edition: 3rd,Revised

Seller ID: 7-4-1828

ISBN: 081663162X

Condition: Used: Very Good


Cover lightly yellowed and stained. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Co-op sticker is on the back cover.contains over 55,500 entries with many more American terms than the earlier edition. It provides grammatical information, idioms and colloquial phrases, pronunciation for each word, and a general pronunciation scheme. View more info

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The Deer Hunter's Illustrated Dictionary

By: Rue, Dr. Leonard Lee

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Lyons Press: 2002-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55-1-13

ISBN: 1585743496

Condition: Collectible: Like New


First edition. Unread. Full explanations of more than 600 words and phrases used by deer hunters from Maine to Texas; listed alphabetically and liberally illustrated with black-and-white photographs. View more info

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Nigger Heaven

By: Van Vechten, Carl

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1928-01-01

Seller ID: 4-3-1402

Condition: Collectible: Good


Book is askew. Corners bumped and rubbed to the board. Spine is tanned. Edge wear. Front hinge cracked. Pages lightly yellowed with a couple of small stains. Overall clean and binding is tight. No jacket. No other contemporary novel received the volume and intensity of criticism and curiosity that greeted "Nigger Heaven" upon its publication in 1926. Carl Van Vechten's novel generated a storm of controversy because of its scandalous title and fed an insatiable hunger on the part of the reading public for material relating to the black culture of Harlem's jazz clubs, cabarets, and social events... View more info