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Lawn Tennis as shown by 19th Century Photography By Brandt Rowles
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This book is a photographic record of early lawn tennis. Tennis in the 19th Century was mostly played by the upper social classes, although some homeowners of moderate income did build private... More > courts. Their courts often were sloped, cow-pasture bumpy, and included hazards such as boulders and trees. Ordinary people mostly wore their formal street clothes to play the game. The photographs in this book show a far different look to the game than that of today. The book looks into the faces of these long dead people and enters the sunny landscapes of their distant years.< Less
Curwensville Old and New By Brandt Rowles
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This book uses photographic images to show how the small Pennsylvania town of Curwensville changed from the early 19th century until 2004. Many then-and-now images illustrate the changes.
History of Little Red Riding Hood By Brandt Rowles
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The original version of Little Red Riding Hood, if this 1847 book is to be believed, was a grim tale where the wolf got to snack on grandma and little Red. There was no woodsman to be found.
The Little Drummer By Brandt Rowles
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This is a digitally cleaned reprint of a hand-tinted childrens' book published in the late 1840s. A young drummer boy rises through the ranks in the Mexican-American war.
The Sailor Boy By Brandt Rowles
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This is a digitally restored reprint of a ca 1847 picture book. The original crude tinting was fixed in Photoshop. This book is an idealistic look at the early USA Navy.
Book of Instructions. How to Paint a Crayon Portrait in a Short Time By an Easy Method By Brandt Rowles
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This book is a reprint of a ca 1882 paperback booklet by H.S. Gripp, German Artist, Tyrone PA. Such early instruction books are rare. It is presented in its original format, with an original damaged... More > copy having been cleaned in Photoshop and OCR.< Less
Early Lawn Tennis in Great Britain as shown by Photographic Images By Brandt Rowles et al.
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This book is a photographic celebration of early lawn tennis, Lawn tennis in the 19th Century was essentially a game played by the upper social classes, although some homeowners of moderate income... More > did build tennis courts on their property. Courts at the large country manors and estates were established on or near the croquet lawns and often provided a reasonable surface for play. The courts of lesser houses often were sloped, had uneven surfaces and included hazards such as boulders, shrubbery and trees. Players would wear their ordinary every-day clothes to play a game. The photographs in this book show a game very different from that of today. We will look into the faces of these departed people and enter the sunny landscapes of their distant years. Enjoy your journey back through time.< Less

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Full Count Ministries Romans Journal Full Count Ministries... By Carter Reese et al.
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