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More books on Eastern Kentucky

Books may be ordered from:

The Friends of the Samuel May House, Inc.
P. O. Box 1460
Prestonsburg, KY 41653

* No KY Sales tax on books mailed to addresses outside of Kentucky

Profits from these sales go to the
restoration and operation of the Samuel May House.

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 FLOYD COUNTY & BIG SANDY VALLEY HISTORY

CDs on the villages in Germany where ancestors of the May family lived for six generations.
Please specify which CD you would like to purchase.
1. One that can be viewed on a PC.
    OR
2. One that can be viewed on a TV with a DVD that can read VCD format.

$10.00 plus
S&H $3.00
* KY sales tax $0.78

"May Genealogy: 1776-1956"
by Tress May Francis
-- over 500 pages transcribed to a CD by Samuel D. Hatcher

 $10.00 plus
S & H $3.00
* KY sales tax &0.78

"The Shoemaker's Children"
Eight Generations of the May Family: 1567-1813
by Fred T. May

 Sold Out

Free: 102MB PDF file

"I Will Uphold The Flag:
The Life of Colonel Reuben May 1815-1902"
by Dale & Sharon Sternburg and Fred T. May

$30.00 plus
S & H $5.00
* KY sales tax $2.10

"Jack May's War"
by Dr. Robert Perry

$15.00 plus
S & H $3.00
 * KY sales tax $1.08

"The Oldest House in The Valley"
by Dr. Robert Perry

$5.00 plus
S & H $2.00
* KY sales tax $0.42

"Kentucky's Last Frontier"
by Henry P. Scalf
Order from Overmountain Press

 Out of stock

 

"Floyd County Sesquicentennial 1800-1950"
150 Years of Progress
by Henry P. Scalf

$35.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $2.34
Limited number available

"Floyd County Pictorial History"
Editor: Dr. Robert Perry    

 Out of stock

"Floyd County 1992 Bicentennial History"
Limited number available

$65.00 plus
S & H $6.00
* KY sales tax $4.26

"Our Family Heritage, Some East Kentucky Roots" : Descendants of Caleb & Margaretta Patrick May
by Bruce David May & Nadine Carol Preece May

$25.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.74

 "The Hatfields
by G. Elliot Hatfield   2012 reprint now available   

 $35.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $2.34

 "Life Among The Hills and Mountains of Kentucky"
by William Roscoe Thomas        

Out of stock

"The Saga of Jenny Wiley, Dark Hills Westward"
by Harry M. Caudill

$23.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.62

"Bad John Wright, The Law of Pine Mountain"
by Phillip K. Epling

Out of stock

"Bankmules, The Story of Van Lear, A Kentucky Coal Town"
by James E. Vaughn

$22.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.56

 KENTUCKY HISTORY & STORIES

"A New History of Kentucky"
by Lowell Harrison and James C. Klotter
   autographed by the authors

$35.00 plus
S & H $7.00
* KY sales tax $2.52

The Founding of Harman's Station and the Wiley Captivity. by William Elsey Connelley
Four additional chapters by Edward Hazlett
2013 reprint

$28.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.92

"The Life and Adventures of Daniel Boone"
by Michael A. Lofaro

$21.00 plus
S & H $3.00
* KY sales tax $1.44

"Daniel Boone, Young Hunter and Tracker"
by Augusta Stevenson

$5.00 plus
S & H $2.00
* KY sales tax $0.42

"Home and Beyond: An Anthology of Kentucky Short Stories"
edited by Morris Allen Grubbs

$19.95 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.44

"A Jesse Stuart Reader"
Stories and Poems Selected and Introduced by Jesse Stuart

$15.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.14

"The New Harvest, Forgotten Stories of Kentucky's Jesse Stuart"    by Jesse Stuart

$24.00 plus
 S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.68

"Ancient Sunshine, The Story of Coal"
by James B. Goode

$10.00 plus
 S & H $3.00
* KY sales tax $0.78

"The Trail of the Lonesome Pine"
by John Fox, Jr.

$20.00 plus
 S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.44

"Mountain Passage and Other Stories of Eastern Kentucky"
by Garry Barker

$15.00 plus
 S & H $3.00
* KY sales tax $1.08

"Kentucky Woman, The Life of Viebie Catron Cantrell"
by Mary Ellen Klatte

$12.00 plus
 S & H $3.00
* KY sales tax $0.90

 "Soup Beans and Cornbread"
by James Goble

 $20.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.44

Painted Mountain – An Early American Adventure
by Ken Henderson

$24.95 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.74

Brothers of the Forest – An Early American Adventure
by Ken Henderson

$24.95 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.74

Kentucky Moonshine
by David W. Maurer

$16.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.20

Kentucky Frontiersman
by Joseph A. Altsheler (Novel)

$16.95 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.44

Kentucky Stories
by Joseph A. Altsheler (Novel)

$20.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.66

Miracle on Caney Creek
by Joseph A. Altsheler (Novel)

$5.00 plus
S & H $2.50
* KY sales tax $0.45

The War Between The States

The Civil War in the Big Sandy Valley of Kentucky
 by John David Preston ...... 2nd edition....Autographed

$35.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $2.34

"10th Kentucky Cavalry, C.S.A.
May's- Trimble's-Diamond's 'Yankee Chasers' "
by John Britton Wells, III and James M. Prichard

$30.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $2.82

The Most Brilliant Little Victory
Nelson's Eastern Kentuckt Campaign of 1861
by Marlitta H. Perkins

$25.00
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.74

The Legend & Legacy of Lee
by David Chaltas

$25.00
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.74

The Civil War in Kentucky
by Lowell H. Harrison

$20.00
S & H $3.00
* KY sales tax $1.38

Contested Borderland
The Civil War in Appalachian Kentucky and Virginia
by Brian D. McKnight

$40.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $2.64

Basil Wilson Duke, CSA:
The Right Man in the Right Place
by Gary Roberts Matthews

$39.95 plus
 S & H $4.50
* KY sales tax $2.67

Glory at a Gallop, Tales of Confederate Cavalry
by William R.Brooksher & David K. Snider

$16.00 plus
 S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.20

Kentucky's Civil War 1861-1865
Various authors: edited by Jerelene Rose

$27.95 plus
 S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.70

Cap'n Tom, Crisis of Faith
by John Bridges

$25.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.74

 "Glory at a Gallop, Tales of the Confederate Cavalry"
by William R. Brooksher & David K. Snider

$15.95 plus
S & H $2.50
* KY sales tax $0.96

 "Flags of the Confederacy, An illustrated History"
by Devereaux D. Cannon, Jr.

$17.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.26

"Jackson & Lee - Legends in Gray"
The Paintings of Mort Künstler
Text by James L. Robertson, Jr.

$34.95 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $2.34

"The Confederate Spirit - Valor, Sacrifice, and Honor"
The paintings of Mort Künster.
Text by James I. Robertson, Jr.

$34.95 plus
S & H $34.00
* KY sales tax $2.34

"Gettysburg - The Paintings of Mort Künster"
Text by James M. McPherson

$24.95 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.74

Confederate Women
Edited by Mauriel Phillips Joslyn

$15.00 plus
S & H $3.00
* KY sales tax $1.08

"Confederate Women"
Edited by Mauriel Phillips Joslyn

$15.00 plus
S & H $3.00
* KY sales tax $1.08

The Search for Buternut
by David Chaltas & Richard R. Brown

$7.25 plus
S & H $3.00
* KY sales tax $0.61

Brothers Once More
by David Chaltas & Richard R. Brown

$7.00 plus
S & H $3.00
* KY sales tax $0.60

Letters From Home
by the Friends of Middle Creek

$5.00 plus
S & H $2.50
* KY sales tax $0.45

On The Trail of General John Hunt Morgan's
Indiana-Ohio Raid: A Travel Pictorial
by Jonathan M. Jackson (Alexius Rex)

$14.95 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $0.96

Three Kentucky Presidents: Lincoln, Taylor, Davis
by Holman Hamilton

$12.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $0.96

 OTHER BOOKS OF INTEREST

"A True Man of God, A Biography of Father Ralph William Beiting, Founder of the Christian Appalachian Project"
by Anthony J. Salatino

 $22.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.66

"Into the Wilderness: The Lewis and Clark Expedition"
by James J. Holmberg

$6.00 plus
S & H $3.00
* KY sales tax $0.54

"Mountain Range: A Dictionary of Expressions from Appalachia to the Ozarks" by Robert Hendrickson

$14.95 plus
S & H $3.00
* KY sales tax $1.08

"Cooking Healthy with Wild Game"
by Robert Rinker

$12.95 plus
S & H $3.00
* KY sales tax $0.96

"Death in Dixie"
Editors: Billie Sue Mosiman & Martin H. Greenberg

$9.95 plus
S & H $3.00
* KY sales tax $0.78

"Appalachian Love Stories"
Editors: James M Gifford & Edwina Pendarvis

$15.00 plus
S & H $4.00
* KY sales tax $1.14

 


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