2010. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Num Pages: 300 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: BG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 161 x 235 x 26. Weight in Grams: 722. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: The Beanery: A Village Named Ormsbyis an orphan's story of tough love, comic relief, and reaching for the American dream.The Louisville and Jefferson County Children's Home provided a difficult and austere beginning for James W. Settle, D.D.S. However, he also received an excellent education at the Children's Home and went on to live a full, rich life filled with community service. The Beanery is a fascinating, inspiring, and humorous chronicle of his life that includes, among many other things, his experiences in the Navy during WWII and his lifelong love of music. Now retired, at age 90, Dr. Settle still performs regularly with the Watsonville Marching and Concert Band. The American Dream, with all of its rewards, has become a reality for James W. Settle.
About the Author: James W. Settle, D.D.S. practiced dentistry for 35 years and is now retired. His hobbies include playing the tuba, fishing, paleontology, and woodworking. He lives in Watsonville, CA with his wife of 55 years, Shirley. He began writing The Beanery three years ago at the age of 87.
Title: The Beanery
Publisher: Robert D. Reed Publishers
Book Condition: New
Book Description Robert Reed Publishers, 2010. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Inscribed and SIGNED by James Settle on the half title page. The volume is bumped a the heads of the spine and has light scratches on both the front and rear panels. Signed. Bookseller Inventory # 11081116
Book Description Robert Reed Publishers. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. May have creases on the cover and binding caused from handling and reading. Some pages may contain writing and or highlighting. Bookseller Inventory # 2768079292
Book Description Robert Reed Publishers. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1931741360 Crisp, clean, unread book with some shelfwear - NICE. Bookseller Inventory # Z1931741360Z2
Book Description Robert Reed Publishers. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1931741360 Bumped and creased book with tears to the extremities, but not affecting the text block - GOOD. Bookseller Inventory # Z1931741360Z3
Book Description Robert D. Reed Publishers 01/10/2003, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. A good clean copy throughout. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 010073-8
Book Description Robert d Reed, San Francisco, California, U.S.A., 2003. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Author Signed. Bookseller Inventory # 009141
Book Description Book Condition: Good. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97819317413614.0
Book Description Robert d Reed, Oregon, 2003. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. Brown hardcover shows light edgewear with a gift inscription on the FFE. The tips of the first 20 pages are turned down. The 263 pages are otherwise clean, tight and unmarked. The story of a young man brought up in an orphanage, Ormsby Village who went on to become a machinist during World War II, and a dentist. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 12325
Book Description Book Condition: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97819317413613.0
Book Description Robert Reed Publishers, 2010. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG1931741360