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1 Chicago History XVII: 1/2
Chicago Chicago Historical Society 1988 Softcover 
Wraps, a fine copy, with a flexible record bound in of Allen Ginsberg reading selections from "Howl". Includes an article on the pioneering little magazine BIG TABLE, which published many of the Beat writers + a lengthy article and photo album on Chicago '68. Extra postage may be required for international shipment of this oversize book.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 118 pp 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Judge, the World's Wittiest Weekly, Volume 91, No. 2345 (October 9, 1926) Chicago Number
New York Leslie-Judge Company 1926 Periodical 
Wraps, a fine copy. Judge was a humor magazine published between 1881 to 1947. It had been formed by workers from a competing magazine, Puck. In this special Chicago Number, the cover shows a pin-up model wearing a suit of armor while bullets fly around her, and as might be expected from the cover, almost every cartoon and joke has Chicago violence as its theme. The two words were synonymous. Excellent condition. ; 4to 9" - 11" tall; 32 pp 
Price: 40.00 USD
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3 Official Guide-Book of the Fair
Chicago Century of Progress 1933 First Edition; First Printing Softcover 
Wraps, fine cooy, folding map, detailed Table of Contents, various lists, etc. Illustrated + advertisements. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 194 pp 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Official Pictures of the Century of Progress Exposition. Photographs by Kaufmann & Fabry Co. , Official Photographers
Chicago Reuben H. Donnelley Corporation 1933 First Edition; First Printing Softcover 
Wraps, copy somewhat soiled but VG+ or better. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Roseland-Pullman Area Sports Hall of Fame Directory and Souvenir Program Roseland Annual Awards Dinner...
n.p. Roseland-Pullman Area Sports Hall of Fame 1984 Softcover 
Wraps, an awards programs, listing all the winners as well as the Board of Directors, with photos and many adverts from local supporters. Very good+. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 114 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 The Lantern
Chicago Roosevelt Senior High School 1930 First Printing Softcover Very Good+ 
Wraps, textured cloth, mild signs of wear Extra postage may be required for international shipment of this oversize book.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 The World in Chicago Herald No. 1 and No. 2 (1912-1913)
Chicago The World in Chicago, Inc. 1912-1913 Periodical 
Wraps, very good copies. "Published in Connection with The World in Chicago, An Exposition of World-Wide Christian Missions." Text, photos, adverisements. Both covers announce The Great Exposition and Pageant, The Coliseum and Auditorium, May 3 to June 7, 1913. There were 4 issues in total. We are offering the first two. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 29;23 pp 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8 (Illinois) Revised Code of Laws, of Illinois, Enacted by the Fifth General Assembly, by Their Session Held At Vandalia, Commencing on the Fourth Day of December, 1826, and Ending the Nineteenth of February, 1827. Published in Persuance of Law
Vandalia Robert Blackwell 1827 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
Quarter leather over paper-covered boards, just good with much rubbing, staining on prelims and foxing throughout; worn. "The first revised code authorized and published by the state government." [Byrd 125] [Buck 1225] Prints the new Criminal Code (50pp) and specifies the creation of Perry County, Shelby Countym, Jo Daviess County. This copy was used by the Grand Jury of Peoria County, according to an inscription on the first leaf. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 406 pp 
Price: 350.00 USD
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Governor Edward Coles, Alvord, Clarence Walworth
9 Alvord, Clarence Walworth Governor Edward Coles
Springfield Illinois State Historical Library 1920 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
Good+ with acidic front free endpaper detached (but present, ) front hinge damaged. ; Collections of the Illinois State Historical Library Volume XV Biographical Series Volume I; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 435 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Bay, J. Christian Rare and Beautiful Imprints of Chicago
Chicago Friends of Walter M. Hill 1922 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
Owner's bookplate on f.e.p. has had some bleed through to the rear verso, otherwise this is a fine copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 65.00 USD
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11 Bronsky, Eric; Samors, Neal Downtown Chicago in Transition
Chicago Chicago's Book Press 2007 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
Fine in fine dust jacket, a photo-history of downtown Chicago. Extra postage may be required for international shipment of this oversize book.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 253 pp 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 Carlton, Joe, compiler Reflections on Hometown, USA. Growing Up in a Small Town During the 30's and 40's
Elk Grove Village, IL Majestic Mills Paper Co. ; 1989 Second Printing Softcover 
Wraps, photo illustrated oral histories of growing up in Chicago suburbs Glen Ellyn and Glenbard. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 245 pp 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 Clark, Stephen; (Shutt, Philip L. , editorial Consultant. ) The Lake View Saga. 1837-1974
Chicago Lake View Trust & Savings Bank 1974 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
A fine copy, blue cloth stamped in silver, issued without dust jacket. Original wraps bound in. Extra postage may be required for international shipment of this oversize book.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 80 pp 
Price: 65.00 USD
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14 Hay, Bill Souvenir Photo Postcard Showing Bill Hay At WMAQ Microphone
Chicago Daily News 1930 First Edition 
Date pencilled on message side, otherwise fine; signed by Hay in the corner of his picture. Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 Hutchins, Thomas (Compilr) The Lakeside Annual Directory of the City of Chicago 1884, Embracing a Complete General and Business Directory Misscellaneous Information and Street Guide
Chicago Chicago Directory Company 1884 Hardcover 
Good with large chips from the first page (an advertisement) , rebound in brown buckram, itself worn with rear hinge starting. Invaluable reference. ; Stout 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1784 pp 
Price: 100.00 USD
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16 Hutchins, Thomas (Compilr) The Lakeside Annual Directory of the City of Chicago 1885, Embracing a Complete General and Business Directory Misscellaneous Information and Street Guide
Chicago Chicago Directory Company 1885 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
Very good, rebound in brown buckram. Spotting and scratching to the binding, but good+ to very good-, tightly bound. Important research tool. ; Stout 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1784 pp 
Price: 100.00 USD
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17 Kehoe, Suzan Von Lengerke Second Letter Building (430 S. State Street)
Chicago Commission On Chicago Historical and Architectural Landmarks 1978 First Edition Hardcover 
Wraps, an arcitecture guide issued as part of a series, near fine. At one time this building housed Sears, Roebuck and Co. Photo-illustrated. ; tall narrow 4to; 8 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Traditions and Challenges. the Story of Sidley & Austin, Kogan, Herman
18 Kogan, Herman Traditions and Challenges. the Story of Sidley & Austin
Chicago n.p. 1983 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
Fine in near fine slipcase with one tiny soiled spot. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 464 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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19 Lakefront Partnership Chicago Celbrity Chefs
Seattle Peanut Butter Pub 1989 First Edition Paperback 
Wraps, 4to, 2nd printing, near fine. Extra postage may be required for international shipment of this oversize book. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 Lauriers, Don des; Hinton, Mardene Riverview Historic District 1866-1935. Tales of Villas, Bungalows, Parks and Drives
Kankakee Kankakee County Historical Society Foundation 1997 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover 
Fine copy. ; Oblong Small Quarto; 200 pages 
Price: 65.00 USD
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