Dakota Literature

Search For a Book

Book Categories
Military and War
Non Fiction
North Dakota
Older or Collectible
South Dakota
Western Americana

More Categories...
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate



Click on Title to view full description

1 "Come Rest A While"Elaine Joyce Vance
Good +(plus), General Publishing And Binding, 1970, 

Elaine Joyce Vance. "Come Rest A While" Iowa Falls, IA: General Publishing And Binding, 1970. Presumed First Edition. spiral bound soft covers, illustration of rocking chair on front, light soiling and edge wear, number 714 printed along top near fore-edge, 62 pages, clean, no writing or marks, table of contents include poem 'Come, Rest A While" written, May 1970; sections titled: "God's beauty World"; "School Days At G.C.S.", "On Wings Of Prayer", "Those Special Days", "Life At It's Best", foreword by Rev. Tom R. Hawkins which states..."Poetry is a very personal and intimate excercise of some few gifted people. Elaine J. Vance is a poet. Even her prose reflects her God-given abilities. her poetry describes everyday events and the deepest of human emotions, but not without a touch of humor. Whether it be heartache or thrill, Elaine has learned to turn her thoughts Godward.", this is a nice little book by a gifted poet, 8vo (8.5" tall). Good +. Spiral_bound.

Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
A Conrad Argosy with Introduction by William McFee
2 A Conrad Argosy with Introduction by William McFee
Good, Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1942, 

Doubleday, Doran & Company, Garden City, New York, 1942, dust jacket shows moderate soiling and rubbing, light edge wear, light chipping along top spine edge and top fore-edge, light tanning on inside of jacket, all four corners have been clipped, green illustrated boards, cream cloth spine with green title box on spine, boards clean, light edge wear, green stippled top edge, 713 pages includes Wood Cuts by Hans Alexander Mueller, Bibliography, Introduction by William McFee, sections on Youth; Heart Of Darkness; The Nigger Of The Narcissus; Il Conde; Gasper Ruiz; The Brute; Typhoon; The Secret Sharer; Freya Of The Seven Seas; The Secret Agent; The Duel; The End Of The Tether; The Shadow-Line; A Personal Record, pages clean, no writing or marks, age tanning on front and rear paste-downs and free end-papers, small sticker ghost on front free end-paper, large table-top (8 3/4 x 11 1/2).

Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
A Firefly in the Night Uncorrected Reading Copy,
3 A Firefly in the Night Uncorrected Reading Copy"Irelan, Patrick"
As New, Ice Cube Press, 2007, "First edition, as stated (Uncorrected Reading Copy)"

"Free Domestic Shipping, softcover, covers clean, bright, like new condition, front cover states: ""Uncorrected Reading Copy Not For Sale"", back cover also states Uncorrected Reading Copy Not For Sale and indicates a Release date October 1, 2006, Midwestern book tour, 151 pages, crisp, clean, no writing or marks, this is a candid and humorous memoir of American life, 8vo (9"" tall), contact dakotaliterature@gmail.com for questions."

Price: 14.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
A Perfect Day and Other Poems, Carrie Jocobs Bond
4 A Perfect Day and Other PoemsCarrie Jocobs Bond
Good +, The P.F. Volland Company, 1926, First Edition (no other pub. date listed)

Carrie Jocobs Bond. A Perfect Day and Other Poems from the songs of Carrie Jacobs Bond. Joliet, ILL: The P.F. Volland Company, 1926. First Edition (no other pub. date listed). no dust jacket, illustrated boards, moderate soiling, edge wear/bumping, straight, tight binding, 53 unnumbered pages, clean, no writing or marks, frontispiece of portrait of author, authors signature (appears to be a published signature) on opposite page from frontispiece, 5 1/2 x 6 3/4. Good +. Hardcover.

Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
A Primer of American Literature, Richardson, Charles F.
5 A Primer of American LiteratureRichardson, Charles F.
Good-(minus), Houghton Mifflin, 1892, Revised

Houghton Mifflin and Company, Boston, 1892, New and Revised Edition, Sixth-Fourth Thousand printed on title page, no dust jacket, olive green flexible boards, considerable soiling and edge wear, straight, tight binding, 117 pages includes frontispiece of Longfellow and eleven other portraits of American authors, Index, 10 additional unnumbered pages of advertisements at end of book, previous owner's name written in pencil on front and rear free end-papers, rest of pages clean, no writing or marks, light age tanning, 24mo (5 7/8" tall).

Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
A Song Forever,
6 A Song Forever"Hutchens, Paul"
Good-, Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 1936, "First edition...no other publication date, same date listed on front and back of CP"

"Free Domestic Shipping, no dust jacket, green pebble boards, gold lettering on front and along spine, boards show moderate wear and bumping on edges, fading along spine and light fading on front, straight, binding is slightly loose along front gutter, 213 pages, no writing or marks except for author's inscription and signature on front free end-paper, previous owner's name neatly written on top of front free end-paper, moderate age toning, red stippled top edge, 8vo (7 3/4"" tall), contact dakotaliterature@gmail.com for questions."

Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
Adventure Westward, Bonita  Fouste
7 Adventure WestwardBonita Fouste
very good +, Concordia Publishing House, 1964, Saint Louis

Adventure Westward, Bonita Fouste, Concordia Publishing House, Saint Louis, 1964, First Edition, no additional printing indicated, no dust jacket, green boards, gold lettering along spine, very small soil spot on front cover, otherwise clean, straight, very minimal wear and bumping, tight binding, sticker marks on front free end-paper, otherwise pages clean, no writing or marks, 119 pages, book in very good condition

Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
Alaska, James A. Michener
8 AlaskaJames A. Michener
fine, Random House, 1988, First Edition (stated)

Alaska, James A. Michener, Random House, New York, 1988, First Edition (stated), dust jacket clean, very light edge rubbing, not price clipped ($22.50 listed on jacket flap), brown boards with illustration on front, brown lettering along spine, boards clean in fine as new condition, 868 pages, illustrated front and rear paste-downs, pages clean, dust jacket in near fine condition, book in fine/as new condition

Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
Alice of Old Vincennes, Thompson, Maurice
9 Alice of Old VincennesThompson, Maurice
Good, The Bowen-Merrill Company, 1900, Does Not Have Issue Point

The Bowen-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, 1900, not a first edition (issue point indicates that last page has no Acknowledgment), this edition has the Acknowledgement page, no dust jacket, blue boards, illustration of fort inlaid on front cover, gold lettering, fading along spine, light soiling, light bumping on edges, slightly cocked, tight binding, 419 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of advertisements from the publisher at end of book, color frontispiece by F.C. Yohn, several additional illustration by Yohn, ex-libris sticker on front paste-down, previous owners name and date of Dec. 25, 1900 neatly written in black ink on front paste-down, no other writing or marks, light age tanning, 8vo (7 5/8" tall).

Price: 12.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
Anchored to the Marsh Winner of the August House Children's Book Contest,
10 Anchored to the Marsh Winner of the August House Children's Book Contest"McKee, Gwendolyn"
Very Good + (plus), "August House, Inc.", 1981, First printing stated

"Free Domestic Shipping, no dust jacket, illustrated front and back boards, clean, light bumping to spine edges, very light wear on fore-edges, straight, tight binding, 37 pages, crisp, clean, no writing or marks, very nice illustrations throughout the book by Carrie Elizabeth Morgan, author and illustrator photograph and biography on page preceding title page, 9 1/4 x 6 1/4, contact dakotaliterature@gmail.com for questions. "

Price: 9.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
  1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8  NEXT >  

Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to dakotaliterature@gmail.com
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com