Category Archives: Books – History

So You Want to Be a Soldier – How To Get Started in Civil War Re-enacting

So You Want to Be a Soldier – How To Get Started in Civil War Re-enacting. Trade paperback. Price:  $5.00.  Plus 5.5% State of Maine sales tax. Condition:  Very good. All sales, after expenses, go to support The Grief Warrior … Continue reading

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Book: Uppity Women of Ancient Times

  Uppity Women of Ancient Times Subject/Topic:   “200 uproarious pirates, pyramid builders, poets, poisoners, panderers, power brokers, and princesses” Format:   Hardcover. # Pages:  237 pages Published:   1995 Condition:  Excellent. Our Price: $4.00, plus State of Maine Sales Tax of … Continue reading

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Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc, by Mark Twain

From Wikipedia: “Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc, by the Sieur Louis de Conte is an 1896 novel by Mark Twain that recounts the life of Joan of Arc. It is Twain’s last completed novel, published when he was 61 years old. The novel … Continue reading

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An Introduction to Old Norse, 2nd edition

An Introduction to Old Norse, by E. V. Gordon.  Second edition, revised by A. R. Taylor. Price:  $75.00.  Plus 5.5% State of Maine sales tax. Condition:  Very good.  Has the original dust jacket which is somewhat frayed with some tears … Continue reading

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We Now Have at Least 14,000 Books in Our Inventory…

… and the shop is kind of a wreck.  (These photos don’t show the seriously high stacks of boxes and boxes and boxes of books to be unpacked.) In the past week, I’ve added a good 4,000-5,000 books to the … Continue reading

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Book: Indian Silversmithing

Here’s a great book on silversmithing, complete with illustrations! Condition:  Good Pages: 160 Price:   $24.00 (plus 5.5% Maine State Sales Tax, of course). *************** NOTE:  With the exception of nearly 14,000 books, plus maps & music (sheet music & vinyl), … Continue reading

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Updated: Around 1,200 American & World History, and Military Books!

We have loads and loads of history and military books – at least 1,200 of them, and possibly more because I’m still unpacking boxes from a huge load we just got in!  My Johnny was a major history and military … Continue reading

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