Rare Minnesota History
Among the Sioux: A Story of the Twin Cities and the Two Dakotas
Among the Sioux
A Story of the Twin Cities and the Two Dakotas
Hardcover      SKU: 1199270024

1906, 12mo, 109 pgs. Full bound blue-gray cloth with gilt title on front board and spine. Numerous black and white photographic illustration plates. Some dust soil to cloth, rubbing at board edges and along spine, some fraying at cornertips and head and tail of spine. Pleasant darkening to pg edges from age, POS on ffep. Otherwise binding solid, interior clean. Very good.

Annunciation
Annunciation
Paperback      SKU: 1199450030

4to. A slim chapbook in brown paper wraps, bound with a tied string. On the few pages, Meridel Le Sueur contemplates the feelings and thoughts of a pregnant woman. This is number 257 of a limited edition of 500, SIGNED by Le Sueur. Interior is clean, though mildly toned. Two closed tears run along the thin spine. Creasing and other signs of age are noticeable especially towards edges. This remains a rare, desirable object. Book is accompanied by a 1988 Minnesota Monthly article about the author, entitled "The Insistent Voice: At 88 years old, writer Meridel Le Sueur has been discovered. Again.

Art and Life on the Upper Mississippi 1890-1915: Minnesota 1900
Art and Life on the Upper Mississippi 1890-1915
Minnesota 1900
Hardcover      ISBN: 0874135605

This work examines advances in architecture, design, and painting in a region now recognized for its contribution to the Arts and Crafts and Prairie School movements. The work of many well-known American artists is featured, including the architects Cass Gilbert, Harvey Ellis, Frank Lloyd Wright, and Purcell and Elmslie, ceramicist Ernest Batchelder, and the painters Homer Dodge Martin and Alexander Fournier. Illustrated.



*1890-1915. 1994.

The Book of Minnesotans: A Biographical Dictionary of Leading Living Men of the State of Minnesota, Volume 1
The Book of Minnesotans
A Biographical Dictionary of Leading Living Men of the State of Minnesota, Volume 1
Hardcover      SKU: 1199283657

Small 8vo, 572 pgs. Full bound green cloth with gilt title on spine. Volume One only. Light dust soil to text block otherwise clean and solid.

The Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the Introduction of Freemasonry into Minnesota, And of the Organization of St. Paul Lodge No. 3
The Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the Introduction of Freemasonry into Minnesota, And of the Organization of St. Paul Lodge No. 3
Hardcover      SKU: 1199256390

Circa 1956, 8vo, 111 pgs. Full bound red cloth with gilt titles on front board and spine, decorative red and gilt end papers. Numerous b&w portraits accompany the text. Clean throughout. Binding still tight. A fine copy.

Chatfield : Minnesota Territory
Chatfield : Minnesota Territory
Hardcover      SKU: 1199292168

"Small 4to, 147 pgs. Full bound brown cloth with black stamped title on front board and spine. Author's inscription on front pastedown. Book is clean and tight. DJ shows light dust soil, else fine.

Child's History of Waseca County, Minnesota, From its First Settlement in 1854 to the Close of the Year 1904, A Record of Fifty Years (3rd Printing)
Child's History of Waseca County, Minnesota, From its First Settlement in 1854 to the Close of the Year 1904, A Record of Fifty Years (3rd Printing)
Hardcover      SKU: 281AKJ1022462
Curve of the Arch: The Story of Louis Sullivan's Owatonna Bank
Curve of the Arch
The Story of Louis Sullivan's Owatonna Bank
Paperback      ISBN: 0873511824
Dreams to Share: A Radio Anthology of Minnesota Poetry (limited Edition)
Dreams to Share
A Radio Anthology of Minnesota Poetry (limited Edition)
Hardcover      SKU: 1199256145

1938, 8vo, 63 pgs. Limited Edition, 142/200. Full bound green paper with black title on front board. A collection of poetry read on WTCN, about 10 were read every Sunday for 50 weeks. Interior is clean throughout, binding solid. Boards lightly dust soiled with minor shelfwear. An interesting piece of Minnesota culture.

The Flip Side: An Illustrated History of Southern Minnesota Rock & Roll Music From 1955 - 1970
The Flip Side
An Illustrated History of Southern Minnesota Rock & Roll Music From 1955 - 1970
Paperback      SKU: 281AKJ1007126