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501 A PHOTO ALBUM OF OHIO'S CANAL ERA, 1825-1913
Gieck, Jack 1988 0873383532 / 9780873383530 Gieck, Jack. A PHOTO ALBUM OF OHIO'S CANAL ERA, 1825-1913. Kent, OH: Kent State University Press, (1988). 310p, 11"x8 1/2", boards, illus., decorated endpapers, vg+ in dj. Appendix, index. Introduction by George Knepper. Gieck is from Akron and is a former president of the Canal Society of Ohio. Over 500 photographs and illustrations from various archives. Both text and extensive photo captions. A terrific book for any canal or local history enthusiast. 
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502 ALL THE WAY HOME, Building a Family in a Falling-Down House
Giffels, David 2008 0061362867 / 9780061362866 Giffels, David. ALL THE WAY HOME, Building a Family in a Falling-Down House. (NY, NY): William Morrow, (2008). 314p, boards, a few photographs, decorated endpapers, vg+ in dj. First Edition, inscribed by the author. Charming and funny book by the BEACON JOURNAL columnist about his family and their travails restoring a house on North Portage Path. 
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503 THE HARD WAY ON PURPOSE. Essays and Dispatches from the Rust Belt
Giffels, David 2014 1451692749 / 9781451692747 Giffels, David. THE HARD WAY ON PURPOSE. Essays and Dispatches from the Rust Belt. New York: Scribner, (2014). 256p., softback, frontispiece, vg. 1st edition. 23 essays centered on Akron, Ohio. 
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504 EARLY FLIGHT: 1900-1911. Original Photographs from the Wright Brothers
Gilbert, Ron and Tucker Malishenko, eds 1984 Gilbert, Ron and Tucker Malishenko, eds. EARLY FLIGHT: 1900-1911. Original Photographs from the Wright Brothers Personal Collection. Dayton, OH: Landfall Press, (1984). 95p., 8 1/2" x 10", illus wrappers, illus, very good. This publication accompanied an exhibition at the U.S. Air Force Museum, Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, OH in 1984. It is signed by the editors and by Patrick D. Nolan, Archivist at Wright State University who was the project director. 
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505 A NORTHERN TOUR: Being a Guide to Saratoga, Lake George, Niagara
Gilpin, Thomas 1825 Gilpin, Thomas. A NORTHERN TOUR: Being a Guide to Saratoga, Lake George, Niagara, Canada, Boston, &c., &c. Philadelphia: H.C. Carey & I. Lea, 1825. 279p., boards, leather spine and corners, covers worn and soiled, hinges starting, name on endpaper, text foxed, light waterstains, good. Lacks folding map of New York. Sabin, 55831. Eight tours are arranged, with descriptions in considerable detail. 
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506 I HAVE MY OWN SONG FOR IT, Modern Poems of Ohio
Glaser, Elton and William Greenway. (eds.) 2002 I88483681X Glaser, Elton and William Greenway. (eds.). I HAVE MY OWN SONG FOR IT, Modern Poems of Ohio. Akron, Oh: University of Akron Press, (2002). 221p, cloth, dust jacket, fine. 1st edition. 
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507 SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER
Goldsmith, Oliver 1978 Goldsmith, Oliver. SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER, 
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508 MEMOIRS AND RECOLLECTIONS OF C. W. GOODLANDER OF THE EARLY DAYS OF
Goodlander, C. W. 1900 Goodlander, C. W. MEMOIRS AND RECOLLECTIONS OF C. W. GOODLANDER OF THE EARLY DAYS OF FORT SCOTT... Fort Scott, Kansas: Monitor Printing Co., 1900. 145p, decorated cloth, illus., (30 plates), covers worn, hinges cracked, a few stains in text, good. Reprint of the 1st, 1899, edition. Howes, "U.S.IANA," G240. Signed by the author. A history of the town from 1853 to 1870, with biographies of founders H. T. Wilson and George A. Crawford. 
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509 COUNTY OF WILLIAMS, OHIO. Historical and Biographical
Goodspeed, Weston A. & Charles Blanchard (Editors) 1882 (WILLIAMS CO) Goodspeed, Weston A. & Charles Blanchard (Editors). COUNTY OF WILLIAMS, OHIO, Historical and Biographical. Chicago: F. A. Battey & Co., 1882. 820p plus 63p index, rebound in cloth, illus., vg+. 
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510 BULL TERRIER, Giving the Origin and History of the Breed, ..
Gordon, John F. 1973 0707103037 / 9780707103037 Gordon, John F. THE BULL TERRIER, Giving the Origin and History of the Breed, ... London: John Gifford Ltd., (1973). 124p, boards, illustrated, vg in badly torn dj. Revised edition with many new illustrations. Originally published in 1957. 
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511 CROSSROADS AND FENCE CORNERS: Historical Lore of Fairfield County
Goslin, Charles R. 1976 Goslin, Charles R. CROSSROADS AND FENCE CORNERS: Historical Lore of Fairfield County. Fairfield Heritage Association, (1976), 303p. boards, dust jacket, illus, (incl. maps), ex. lib., covers and jacket worn, jacket pasted to covers, good. Signed by the author, A history of Fairfield County, Ohio, based upon columns by Goslin which were published in the Lancaster, Ohio, "Eagle Gazette" 
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512 HISTORY OF FAIRFIELD AND PERRY COUNTIES, OHIO. Their Past and Present
Graham, Albert Adams, comp 1883 Graham, Albert Adams, comp. HISTORY OF FAIRFIELD AND PERRY COUNTIES, OHIO. Their Past and Present. Chicago: W.H. Beers & Co., 1883. 392 & 596p., rebound in cloth, illus, text lightly soiled, a few pencils notes in the text, good. The Perry County history is by E.S. Colborn. The volume also contains histories of the Northwest Territory and the State of Ohio. Graham (1848-1896) wrote several histories of Ohio counties and alter established a firm to publish similar works. See Coyle, "Ohio Authors", p.251. 
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513 FREE NIAGARA
Greene, James W. 1885 Greene, James W. FREE NIAGARA. Buffalo, NY: Matthews, Northrup & Co., (1885). 26p., 10 1/2" x 8 1/4", wrappers, illus (colored, incl. map, one folded illus), covers worn, lightly soiled, text lightly soiled, good. A brief description of Niagara Falls and vicinity. Greene was a member of the staff of the "Buffalo Evening Express." Contains ads. 
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514 FIVE GENERATIONS: 175 Years of Love for Cleveland
Gries, Bob 2014 Gries, Bob. FIVE GENERATIONS: 175 Years of Love for Cleveland. (Cleveland, OH: Live Publishing Co., 2014). 242p., cloth, illus (some colored), very good, 1st ed. A history of a prominent Cleveland, Ohio, family. 
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515 GRIP, A Dog Story
Griffiths, Helen 1978 0823403351 / 9780823403356 Griffiths, Helen. GRIP, A Dog Story. NY: Holiday House, (1978.) 128p, cloth, illustrated by Douglas Hall, fine in vg+ dj. 1st American edition. Juvenile of a boy's conflicting loyalties between his dog fighting father and his dog. 
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516 TEUTONIC MYTHOLOGY
Grimm, Jacob 1888 Grimm, Jacob. TEUTONIC MYTHOLOGY, Translated from the Fourth Edition with Notes and Appendix by James Steven Stallybrass. London: George Bell and Sons, 1882-1888. 4 volumes (1887p), cloth, some soiling and wear to edges, bookplates, pencil notes, good. Xlibrary with small paper label on spine. Jacob Grimm (1785-1863) and his brother Wilhelm (1786-1859) were German philologists and mythologists, best known today for "Grimm's Fairy Tales." Jacob published his "Deutsche Mythologie" in 1835. Upon Jacob Grimm's death his notes for a fourth volume were arranged by Prof. E.H. Meyer and that work appears in this edition. Also included is Grimm's important "Preface" to the 1844 edition. 
Price: 325.00 USD
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517 AKRON AND SUMMIT COUNTY
GRISMER, KARL H. Grismer, Karl H. AKRON AND SUMMIT COUNTY. Akron: Summit County Historical Society, no date (1952). 834p, pictorial cloth, illustrated, vg. 1st edition. Index. Probably the best modern history of Summit County. Includes a lengthy reference section on businesses, biographies, etc. Grismer (1895- 1952) was born in Akron and at various times worked as a journalist, for B.F. Goodrich and the Davey Tree Co. 
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518 AKRON AND SUMMIT COUNTY
GRISMER, KARL H. Grismer, Karl H. AKRON AND SUMMIT COUNTY. Akron, OH: Summit County Historical Society, no date. 834p, 10" X 7", blue cloth, illustrated, vg in dj with edge tears. 2nd printing. Probably the best modern history of Summit County. Includes a lengthy reference section on businesses, biographies, etc. Grismer (1895-1952) was born in Akron and at various times worked for B.F. Goodrich, Davey Tree Co., and as a journalist. 
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519 MILITARY GOVERNMENTS IN CALIFORNIA 1846-1850, WITH A CHAPTER ON THEIR
Grivas, Theodore 1963 (CALIFORNIA) Grivas, Theodore. MILITARY GOVERNMENTS IN CALIFORNIA 1846-1850, With a Chapter on Their Prior Use in Louisiana, Florida, and New Mexico. Glendale, CA: Arthur H. Clark Co., 1963. 247p, cloth, illustrated, covers lightly soiled, unopened, vg. 1st Edition. A history of military rule in California between July 7, 1846 and Dec. 20, 1849. A volume in Clark's Frontier series. 
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520 IMPEACHMENT OF THE PRESIDENT
Groesbeck, William S. 1868 JOHNSON,ANDREW (JOHNSON) Groesbeck, William S. IMPEACHMENT OF THE PRESIDENT. Argument of William S. Groesbeck, of Counsel for the President, In the Senate of the United States, April 25, 1868. Washington: GAO, 1868. 31p, paper wraps, lightly soiled, g-vg. The case for President Andrew Johnson during impeachment in the U.S. Senate. 
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