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Friday, May 28, 2010

Rare Genealogy Books for Sale. Low prices.

First come, first serve (only one of each. The following books are for sale. This is a good opportunity to obtain some genealogy and family history books, histories, etc. at a very low price. All prices include shipping and handling in USA. All books are from a private collection. These will go fast!

TO ORDER: You can send the money to my personal PayPal Account
which is or phone or email me with a credit card (MC/Visa/Discover).  If you plan to send a check, please email me so that I can hold the book for you.

Genealogy Books
  • New York Genealogical Research by George K. Schweitzer, Ph.D, paperbound (1988), 254 pp. Price: $8.00
  • Darien by Spencer B. King, Jr., The Death and Rebirth of a Southern Town, hardbound with jacket. Mercer University Press (1981).
    Price: $8.00
  • The Famine Immigrants, Vols. IV, V and VI. $25.00
  • Genealogical Research, Vol. II, American Society of Genealogists (1983), revised, 372 pp., hardbound. $8.00
  • Cavaliers and Pioneers by Nugent, 1690-92, Northern Neck, paperbound, 17 pp. $5.00
    All Quarterlies - $50.00
    Georgia Genealogical Society Quarterly
    1. Vol. 37, No. 4
    2. Vol. 38, Nos. 1-4
    3. Vol. 39, Nos. 1-4
    4. Vol 40, Nos. 1-4
    5. Vol. 41, Nos. 1-4
    6. Vol. 42, Nos. Vols. 1, 2 and 3
    7. Vol. 43, Nos. Vols. 1, 2
    8. Vol. 44, Nos. 2, 3 and 4
    9. Vol. 45, Nos. 1-4

Alabama Quarterlies
  1. Northeast Alabama Settlers, Vol. XXVI, No. 1
  2. Tap Roots, The Genealogical Society of East Alabama, Vol. 33, 1, 3 and 4

    Georgia Settlers, East Georgia Genealogical Society
    1. Vol. 1, No. 3
    2. Vol. 2, Nos. 1, 3 and 4
    3. Vol. 3, Nos. 1-4
    4. Vol. 4, No. 1

    Family Tree Quarterly, Cobb County Genealogical Society
    1. Vol. 1, Nos. 1-4
    2. Vol. 13, No. 3
    3. Vol.15, Nos. 1-2

      Bartow County Genealogical Society, Vol. 3, No. 3

      Central of Georgia Quarterly, Vol. 28, No. 2

      North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal
      • Vol. XXX, Nos. 1-4
      • Vol. XXXI, Nos. 1-3

    4. Alabama Bible Records by Jeannette Holland Austin, 10x11, hardbound, indexed, 169 pp., good condition. (1987), signed by author, original first printing.
      Price: $25.00
    5. Boston Marriages 1700-1809, 2 volumes, paperbound by Edward W. McGlenen, Clearfield Co., like new.
      Price: $35.00
    6. 1860 Paulding County, Georgia Census (abstracted) by Jeannette Holland Austin, Willow Bend Books (2000), like new.
      Price: $9.00.
    7. Alabama Bible Records by Jeannette Holland Austin, signed by author (2000), Willow Bend Books. Original publication, last copy, 418 pp.
      Price: $30.00
    8. A Gazetteer of the State of New-Hampshire by Moore, published by Heritage Books. Originally published in 1823. 7x9, paperbound, 299 pp.
      Price: $12.00
    9. Irish Records. Sources for Family and Local History by Ryan, 12x12, hardbound, jacket, (1997), like new. 668 pp.
      Price: 49.95
    10. Fayette County, Georgia Probate Records 1824-1871 by Jeannette Holland Austin. Abstracts of court house records, 383 pp., hardbound, like new.
      Price: $15.00
    11. 1840 Cobb County George Census by Frances T. Ingmire, paperbound, 5x7. Lists names only.
      Price: $5.00
    12. How to Trace Your Roots by Playle, paperbound, 32 pp.
      Price: $5.00

      Rare Books Collection

      Most of these books are very old and fragile and cannot ever be acquired except from an individual like myself. I have been collecting rare books for many years; the condition of the oldest books is fragile, with some covers torn, loose spine, etc.
      • Poems of Thomas Moore, 5x7 book, cloth, loose covers, 799 pp., gold-tooled leaves.
        Price: $8.00
      • Letters from a Self-Made Merchant to his Son by George Horace Lorimer, hardbound, 5x7 published 1905 by Small, Maynard & Company, 312 pp., good condition, except cover is faded.
        Price: $8.00
      • History of Henry Esmund, Esq. A Colonel in the service of Her Majesty Queen Anne written by himself. Published in Boston (1886), hardbound, decorated leaves, 409 pp. Good condition considering its age.
        Price: $10.00
      • Great Palaces of Europe, 12x12, hardbound (1965), 288 pp. Beautiful photographs.
        Price: $10.00
      • It's A Changing World, 1995 yearbook of St. Thomas Moore school, Ponce de Leon Avenue, Atlanta. Hardbound, good condition.
        Price: $7.00
      • The Court of Richard II by Gervase Mathew, hardbound, jacket, good condition, 227 pp. (1968).
        Price: $25.00
      • Chesterfield Letters by Lord Chesterfield, published in Philadelphia in 1894.  Letters written to his son which became scandalous in his day. 4x7 hardbound, fragie, loose pages and spine. This is a very old edition. 307 pp.  A very rare find and collector's item.
        Price: $10.00
      • The Annals of the Parish and The Ayrshire Legatees illustrated by Charles E. Brock by John Galt, published 1896 in London, 333 pp., hardbound, decorative blue cover. A novel of members of the parish written in a flourishing style.
        Price: $8.00
      • The Scottish Chiefs, illustrated, by Jane Porter (1831). Hardbound, 670 pp., loose pages. Historical accounts.
        Price: $10.00.
      • Memoires D'outre-Tombe (1814-1815) by Francois-Rene, Vicomte de Chateaubriand, published Oxford (1904), hardbound, 5 x 7, 151 pp., good condition.
        Price: $10.00

      • My Vagabondage by J. E. Patterson printed in England (1900), hardbound, 373 pp., photo of author, good condition.
        Price: $10.00
      • Plato's The Republic translated into English by B. Jowett, M. A., The Modern Library, New York, 397 pp., hardbound, 5 x 7.
        Price: $5.00
      • Benjamin Harrison, hardbound, 5x7 (1892)422 pp., includes photos. Rare. $25.00

Saturday, May 22, 2010

Bone, Burwell, Adamson, out of print books for Sale - PDF file upload

  • Adamson family by A. P. Adamson (1918). Begins with John Baldwin Adamson of Maryland who received a 1726 land grant in Frederick County and his son, Basil Adamson, 51 pp. 3.89 MB. $10.00.

  • Bone Connections by Dorothy Holland Herring and Jeannette Holland Austin (1970), 35 pp., 6.07 MB. $8.00.

  • Burwell with Notes by George H. Burwell (1908), 36 pp., 2.88 MB. $8.00.

  • Camp 1630-1777 by Jeannette Holland Austin (1991), 137 pp., 15.86 MB. $10.00.

  • Chamberlain. One Branch of Descendants of Thomas Chamberlain of Woburn, 1644 by George W. Chamberlain (1897), 13 pp. $8.00.

  • Cooper. The Family Record of John Cooper 1778-1909 arranged by Sarah Edna Cooper Holtzclaw (1909), 27 pp., Bedford County, Virginia; Georgia. 14 pp., 12.22 MB. $8.00.

  • Copeland Genealogy. 900 years, begins in France, 19 pp., 2.09 MB. $8.00

  • Craighead Family. Descendants of Rev. Thomas and Margaret Craighead 1658-1876. (1876), 165 pp., 5.92 MB. $10.00.

  • Denison. A Record of the Descendants of Samuel Denison, late of Floyd, Oneida, NY, Commencing with William Denison to America in 1631 and settled in Roxbury, Massachusetts by George Burlingame Denison (1900), 88 pp., 2.74 MB. $10.00.

  • Graham. Letters from a Self-Made Merchant to His son by George Horace Loramer, Small, Maynard & Company, Boston (1905), 312 pp. Letters from John Graham, head of the house of Graham & Co., at the Union Stock Yards in Chicago, to his son, Pierpont, at Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts - This book was a rare find in an antique shop in Brunswick, Georgia. 18.60 MB. $10.00

  • Harrison. Benjamin Harrison by Gen. Lew Wallace and Hon. Murat Halstead, 422 pgs., 1892 by Edgewood Publishing Co., includes a very interesting account of his life and many photographs. 19.23 MB. $10.00.

  • Holland (1000-1988) By Jeannette Holland Austin. 500 pages of genealogy and family history; photographs, illustrations. This book has been out of print since 1999 and will not be reprinted, 953.54 MB. - $20.00.

  • Loomis Family. One Bassett Family in America by Buel Burdell Bassett (1926), 18 pp., 1.18MB. $8.00.

  • Memoires D'Outre-Tombe (1814-1815) by Francois-Rene, Vicomte De Chateaubriand (1904). Includes extensive notes of 18th century French persons, including birth/death dates; a Genealogy Chart of the House of Bourboun beginning with Henry IV (1589-1610) and a Genealogy Chart of the House of Bonaparte, beginning with Charles-Bonaparte, the father of Napoleon I. 164 pp., 8.78 MB. $10.00.

  • Oglethorpe. Biographical Memorials of James Oglethorpe by Thaddeus Mason Harris. 177 pp., 382.85 MB. $10.00.

  • Rossdhu. Chiefs of the Clan Colquhoun of Luss, since the 12th century, 24 pp., 1.92 MB. $8.00.

  • Semple. Genealogical History of Family Semple from 1214 to 1888 by William Alexander Semple (1888), 59 pp., 1.59 MB. $10.00.

  • Severance Genealogy by Henry Ormal Severance (1927), 29 pp., 1.03 MB. $8.00.

  • Stokes. The Book of Stokes (1201-1915) by J. Lemack Stokes, D. C., 26 pp., 6.09 MB. $8.00.

  • My Vagabondage by J. E. Patterson. An intimate autobiography of Nature's Nomad (Patterson), 373 pp., printed in London by William Heineman. 33.25 MB. $10.00.

  • Yowell (genealogy) by Clark S. Yowell (1931). Includes Ewell family in Virginia, 87 pp., 1.67 MB. $10.00

Friday, May 21, 2010

Irish Records for Sale

IRISH RECORDS by James G. Ryan, Ph.D. 10x11, 667 pages. Revised Edition.  (1997). Only one copy available. This is really a great book to help find where to research in Ireland and what records are available. Free shipping. Only one copy, first come, first serve.  $45.00

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Alabama Books Online

Alabama Families 9 pages. By Jeannette Holland Austin
Genealogies and family notes...Boyett of Chambers County, Butler of Blount County, Cleveland of Autauga County, Crenshaw of Blount County, Etheredge of Conecuh
County, Garren of Jackson County, Gee of Lamar, McCorquodale, McMinn of Marshall County, New of Goliad County, Peavy and Walton.

Alabama Bible Records - 256 bibles - 169 pages
By Jeannette Holland Austin

A Collection of 256 bible records of persons who lived in Alabama, collected from various sources, usually sent to me while a Professional Genealogist.
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Confederate Dead Database - 2,645 pages By Jeannette Holland Austin. A compilation of 23,350 confederate soldiers, from obituaries and cemeteries, including many major National cemeteries. Listed alphabetically for easy finger-tip reference. Includes births and deaths, regiment, rank, where buried, obituaries, names of widows, children, parents, place of residence, battles
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