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1 Arter, Bill. Columbus Vignettes.
Columbus, Ohio: Bill Arter, (1966). First Edition. 
Quarto, grey illus. cloth (hardcover), 96 pp. Fine (As New); in a Very Good dust jacket with very lightly rubbed edges. Illustrated. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 Braun, E. Lucy. The Monocotyledoneae: Cat-Tails to Orchids. With Graamineae by Clara G. Wishaupt. Original Drawings wy Elizabeth Dalve and Elizabeth King. [The Vascular Flora of Ohio, Volume One].
Columbus, Ohio: The Ohio State University Press, [1967]. 
Quarto, green cloth, gilt letters and decoration to spine and covers, glossy pages, 464 pp. Fine, in a Very Good+ dust jacket with wear to edges. ‘This volume is the first of a projected Vascular Flora of Ohio, to be prepared under the sponsorship of the Ohio Academy of Science. It contains taxonomic descriptions of all native of naturalized species of the monocots that occur in Ohio, or that did occur within the period represented by Ohio herbaria. Many local adventive species and garden escapes are also included, and mention is made of many ornamentals and food plants and others of economic importance. Over 650 species of monocots are recognized in the Ohio flora, and many varieties and a number of forms and hybrids swell this number to over 700 taxa. The introduction provides a discussion of the correlation of species-ranges with physical features of the environment, and with glacial migrations. It suggests problems in population-variation, hybridization, and introgression.' 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 Cockley, Dave. Cleveland Is a Wild, Woolly Place, More Misadventures with Benjamin Bear.
Shaker Heights, Ohio: Corinthian Press, [1978]. 
1st edition. Square octavo, softbound, [32] pp. Black & white photos throughout. Fine. 
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4 Condon, George E. Yesterday's Columbus: A Pictorial History of Ohio's Capital. [Seemann's Historic Cities Series, No. 31].
Miami, FL: E. A. Seemann Publishing, Inc., (1977). 
Royal octavo, blue cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, 128 pp. Fine, in a Very Good dust jacket with edgewear. Illustrated with more than 240 b&w photos. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Crile, Jane and Barney. More than Booty.
New York: McGraw-Hill, [1965]. 
1st edition. Signed by Barney Crile. Octavo, cloth, xi, 188 pp. Fine in dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Crowell, Douglas L. History of the Coal-Mining Industry in Ohio. [Division of Geological Survey, Bulletin 72].
Columbus, Ohio: Division of Geological Survey, 1995. 
Quarto, paperbound (stiff, full-color illus. wrappers), xiii + 204 pp. Very Good+, with bump & rubbing to lowermost portion of spine; interior clean & tight, attractive covers. From Foreword: The history of coal mining in Ohio presented in this Survey bulletin shows how this abundant energy and raw material resource has played a pivotal role in the growth of our state as an important leader in the industrial development of the United States. It was critical to the outcome of both World Wars. The present decline of the Ohio coal industry is distressing and formidable, because this carbon-based energy resource will be needed as a bridge to the future. With a dismantled industry, it will be very expensive to rebuild the mining infrastructure once clean-coal technologies are finally implemented... 
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7 Ellis, William Donohue. The Bounty Lands.
Cleveland: World, [1952]. 
1st edition. Inscribed and signed by the author. Octavo, cloth, 492 pp. Near-Fine in dust jacket. 
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8 Farnsworth, Carolyn. Educational Leaflet Series No. 5: About Ohio Rocks and Minerals. An Adaptation of Rocks and Minerals of Ohio, Published by the Ohio Division of Geological Survey.
Columbus: Ohio Division of Geological Survey, 1962. 
Quarto, paperbound (stiff, light green wrappers, stapled), 30 pp. Illustrated. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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9 Gottlieb, Mark and Diana Tittle. America's Soapbox: Seventy-Five Years of Free Speaking at Cleveland's City Club Forum. Foreword by David S. Broder.
Cleveland, Ohio: Citizens Press, [1987]. 
Tall octavo, grey faux leather, (hardcover), silver letters, glossy pages, 255 pp. Fine (As New), in like dust jacket. “...Brings to life all the fiery oratory and impassioned eloquence of 75 years of debates at the City Club -- the longest running uninterrupted forum of free speech in the country. In its pages you will discover William Jennings Bryan's ringing denunciation of the demon rum; Clarence Darrow's heartfelt cry against capital punishment; Bertrand Russell's precient warning of an inevitable second world war; Robert Kennedy's moving eulogy of the slain Martin Luther King, Jr....Jane Fonda's passionate indictment of the police state of South Vietnam; Helen Caldicott's stirring evocation of the aftermath of a nuclear war - to name but a few of the headline-making addresses delivered from the platform of the City Club.” 
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10 Hill, Leonard U., et al. A History of Miami County, Ohio (1807-1953).
N.l.: Miami County Ohio Sesquicentennial Committee, 1953. 
Octavo, bluc cloth (hardcover), xii, 403 pp. Plates, photos. Very Good. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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11 Hull, Leonard U. A History of Miami County, Ohio (1807-1953). One of the many projects which the people of Miami County, Ohio used to help celebrate the Ohio Sesquicentennial, 1803-1953. Written by a group of more than forty people under the supervision of Leonard U. Hill, chairman of the County Sesquicentennial Historical Committee...
Columbus, Ohio: Miami County Ohio Sesquicentennial Committee, (1953). 
Octavo. Contents: Regional History Previous to First Settlers -- Tecumseh Moves to Miami County, The Survey of the Land, Some Items of Interest in the Surveyor's Notes; Formation of Miami County, Formation of Townships; Judicial History of Miami County -- Log Courthouse of 1811, Brick Courthouse of 1825 in the Square, Courthouse of 1840, Stone Courthouse of 1885, Miami County Jails, Miami County Bar, Miami County Home, Knoop Children's Home; Homes and Home Life -- Early Home Life -- Homes, Food, Clothing, Customs, Later Home Life -- Homes, Food, Flies, Materials, Entertainment; One Hundred Years of Transportation; The Canal -- Construction, Boats, Tolls, Industries, Along the Towpath, The Troy Belle; Telephones and Radio -- WPTW; Miami County Postal System; Education in Maimi County; Agriculture; Rural Organizations; RAndolph Slaves in Miami County; Early Military History; Dettmer Hospital; Bethel Township; Brown Township; Concord Township, Troy; Elizabeth Township; Lostcreek Township; Monroe Township; Newberry Township; Newton Township; Springcreek Township; Staunton Township; Union Township; Washington Township Including Piqua; Illustrations. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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12 Hutchison, Collister. Toward Daybreak. Preface by Jules Romains. Drawings by Marc Chagall.
New York: Harper, [1950]. 
First Edition edition. Inscribed and signed by the author, and with five Christmas cards bearing inscriptions from the author laid-in. Octavo, cloth, xv, 88 pp. Plates. Near-Fine in a slightly chipped dust jacket. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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13 Knepper, George W. An Ohio Portrait.
Columbus, Ohio: Ohio American Revolution Bicentennial Advisory Commission, Ohio Historical Society, (1976). First Edition. 
Quarto, brown cloth & illus. boards (hardcover), gilt letters, 282 pp. Fine, in a Good dust jacket with rubbing & edgewear. From jacket: An Ohio Portrait is a richly-colored tapestry depicting the life and times of the seventeenth state...a historic procession of people whose names have become significant not only to Oio, but to the nation: Tecumseh and Logan, Harrison and McKinley, Edison and Armstrong. This is also the story of the first Ohioans, a people who for centuries lived and died in communion with nature, and left the legacy of their civilization in magnificent earthen mounds. It is a pictorial journey of hardscrapple frontier life, of the men and women who carved the firs state from the Northwest Territory and made it their home. 
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14 Knepper, George W. [Gieck, Jack E.; Photography Editor]. Akron, City at the Summit: A Pictorial and Entertaining Commentary on the Growth and Development of Akron, Ohio.
Tulsa, Oklahoma: Larry P. Silvey and Douglas S. Drown, (1981). 
Quarto, dark orange cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, 232 pp. Near-Fine, with lightly rubbed edges; in a Good+ dust jacket with edgewear that includes light chipping. Illustrations throughout. Contents: Prologue; From Untamed Land to Canal Town: Development on the Portage; Of Counties and Canals: A City Emerges; Rubber Capital of America: Whirling Dervish of a City; Places to Go, Things to Do: Burleyque and Building Booms; Down But Not Out: Akron in the 20s; Forging Ahead: Contributing to America; The Old Gives Way: A New Development; Index; Bibliography. 
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15 la Rocque, Aurele and Marple, Mildred Fisher. Ohio Fossils. State of Ohio, Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geological Survey, Bulletin 54.
Columbus: Department of Natural Resources, 1977. 
Quarto, softbound, v, 152 pp. Fine. B & w photos. Contents: Introduction; The Story of Ohio's Rocks; The Main Kinds of Fossils; Ordovician Fossils; Silurian Fossils; Devonian Fossils; Mississippian Fossils; Pennsylvanian Fossils; Permian Fossils; Pleistocene Fossils; References Cited; Index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 McCance, Robert M., Jr and James F. Burns; Editors. Ohio Endangered and Threatened Vascular Plants. Abstracts of State-Listed Taxa.
Columbus, Ohio: Division of Natural Areas and Preserves, Department of Natural Resources, 1984. 
Quarto, softbound, illus. covers, xi, 635 pp. Fine. Maps, Index. Appendices: Ohio Plants of Federal Concern; Ohio Endangered Plant Law; Administrative Rules for Ohio Plant Law; Ohio Plant Collecting Permit; Notes on Specimen Labels; Natural Heritage Data Services; County Lists of Plant Abstracts. 
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17 Randall, E. O.; Editor. Ohio Centennial Anniversary Celebration at Chillicothe, May 20-21, 1903, under the Auspices of the Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society. Complete Proceedings.
Columbus: Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society, 1903. 
Octavo, brown cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, xxix, 730 pp. Illustrated. Very Good, with light wear to covers and foxing (age darkened spotting) to endpapers. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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18 Schaffner, John H. Revised Catalog of Ohio Vascular Plants: Arranged According to the Phyletic System of Claassification; with Notes on the Geographic Distribution in the State, Based Mainly on Specimens in the Ohio State Herbarium of the Ohio State University. The Ohio Biological Survey, Bulletin 25, Volume V, Number 2. The Ohio State University Bulletin, Volume XXVi, Number 9, January 9, 1932.
Columbus, Ohio: University at Columbus, Ohio, 1932... 
Octavo, softbound, Pages 89-215, [126] pp. Very Good, with much wear to spine. ‘The present catalog numbers 2309 species with a considerable additional number of recognized varieties and hybrids...' 
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19 Seltzer, Louis B. The Years Were Good. Introduction by Bruce Catton.
Cleveland: World, [1956]. 
1st edition. Inscribed and signed by the author. Octavo, blue cloth, 318 pp. Fine in dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 The Belmont [Ohio] County Extension Homemakers Council and Citizens Committee, comp. Belmont [Ohio] County History of Facts and Traditions, 1965-1989.
Apollo, PA: Closson Press, (1990). 
Quarto, gilt-stamped blue cloth (hardcover), typewritten, xiv, [ii], 865 pp. Map, illus. Fine. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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