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Arbat - A Map of the Historic Street [FOLD-OUT BROCHURE

by A. O. Sakharova

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1991
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Near Fine
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Moscow, USSR: Azbuka Moscow, 1991. Dating from the end of the Soviet era (1991), this scarce item is a fascinating map/guide/document of Moscow's famed Arbat, a pedestrian street in the historical center that has existed since the 15th century. Because of the many historic buildings, and due to the numerous artists who have lived and worked in the street, the… Read more
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The Essential Guide - Santa Fe & Taos (2009-2010)

by Nichole Breihan; Nicole Beals; Bridget Morello (editor)

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Published
2009
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Fine (As New)
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Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA: Byrdnest Publishing, 2009. Art book or tourism guide? As relevant and informative as it was 10 years ago, this profusely-illustrated compendium of information about "the jewels of the Southwest" contains entertaining and provocative features about Santa Fe/Taos Fine Art, Shopping, Fine Dining, Lodging, Furnishings, Walking Tours, Maps and Day Trips, Hiking Guides, Culture and History,… Read more
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Their Heads Are Green and Their Hands Are Blue - Scenes from the Non-Christian World

by Bowles, Paul

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fourth Printing 1991
ISBN
9780880013017
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$3.33

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New York: Ecco Press, 1984. Eight thought-provoking travel essays by the great American author. CONTENTS: Foreword; Fish Traps and Private Business; Africa Minor; Notes Mailed at Nagercoil; A Man Must Not Be Very Moslem; The Rif, to Music; Baptism of Solitude; All Parrots Speak; The Route to Tassemist; Glossary; with numerous photographs taken by the author. 193 pages. CONDITION: a… Read more
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Letters from the Antipodes

by Butor, Michel

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Published
1981
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Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780821406595
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$13.78

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Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Press, 1981. Butor's engaging, revelatory account of three visits to Australia, translated from Boomerang with an Introduction and Afterword by Michael Spencer. CONTENTS: Introduction; Letters from the Antipodes; Afterword; Notes; Index. 180 pages. CONDITION: The book itself [not a "remainder" copy] is bright, tight, square, unmarked, and likely unread, with negligible shelf-wear (only very lightly bumped… Read more
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52 New Jersey Weekends

by Kaplan, Mitch

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Published
1995
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Fine
Edition
First Edition - First Printing
ISBN
9781566261265
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$9.50

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Oaks, Pennsylvania: Country Roads Press, 1995. New Jersey - a State full of unexpected travel surprises, arranged by season. CONTENTS: Introduction; Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter; Index. 222 pages. CONDITION: a bright, tight, square, unmarked, uncreased, likely unread copy with negligible shelf-wear and the faintest hint of discoloration on the page-block side edge. This handsome copy is now in a clear,… Read more
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Leningrad - A Guide

by Pavel Kann

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Published
1988
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Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition - Updated
ISBN
9785050004512
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$4.75

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Moscow: Raduga Publishers, 1988. An outstanding vintage 1988 Guidebook to Leningrand (now St. Petersburg). CONTENTS: Advance Tips; The City's History; Lenin Memorial Places; Buildings and Architecture; Leningrad Miscellaneous; Sightseeing Excursions; Chapters on sites/areas of the city (Revolution Square, the Hermitage, the Metro, etc.); The Environs of Leningrad (other cities); Information, Phrase-Book, Subject Index, Name Index. 384 pages. CONDITION: a bright,… Read more
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Listen & Learn Italian [MANUAL, GRAMMAR, and THREE AUDIOCASSETTES - BOXED]

by Olga Ragusa

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Published
1957
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reissue
ISBN
9780486999029
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New York: Dover Books, 1957. "A complete, practical at-home language-learning course for people with limited study time." CONTENTS: (1) Italian Manual (containing the complete text of the recordings) - 128 pages. (2) Essential Italian Grammar - 111+ pages. (3) three audiocassettes. CONDITION: The audiocassettes have never been played and the two unread manuals are near pristine. Their sturdy box has… Read more
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Portuguese Phrase Book - Hugo's Simplified Syatem

by Lexus Ltd. - with Ana de Sa Hughes and Mike Harland

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Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
Fifth Printing, 1992
ISBN
9780852850923
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$4.75

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Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK: Hugo's Language Books Ltd., 1986. A pocket-size "must" for all travellers to Portugal and Brazil. CONTENTS: Preface; Pronunciation; Categories of Use (Everyday Phrases, Time, Hotel, Restaurant, etc.); Conversion Tables; Mini-Dictionary. 124 pages. CONDITION: a bright, tight, square, unmarked, uncreased copy with negligible shelf-wear - now in a clear, protective polypropylene bag. NOTE: This small item will be… Read more
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Collins Pocket Greek Dictionary [Greek-English / English-Greek]

by Harry T. Hionides; Niki Watts, and Helen George-Papageorgiu

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780004332093
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$2.85

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London and Glasgow: William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd., 1988. This "New Edition" (alternately designated ISBN 0 00 433208 3), is clearly laid out for convenient use in study and real-time applications, with bold edge-lettering for fast location of words. CONTENTS: Introduction; Abbreviations; Pronunciation; Greek-English; English-Greek; English Verb Tables; Numbers, Time, Dates and Numbers. i - ix, 191, and 214… Read more
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The Golden Ring

by Fiodor Kudriavtsev

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Published
1988
Condition
Fine Minus
ISBN
9785730001442
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$2.85

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Leningrad [St. Petersburg], USSR: Aurora Art Publishers, 1988. A photographic tour of the Golden Ring, a region northeast of Moscow (including Yaroslavl, Kostroma, and Vladimir regions), rich with architectural and cultural treasures. This volume contains an informative text plus 115 stunningly beautiful photographs. CONDITION: a bright, solid, square Fine Minus copy with negligible shelf-wear, unmarked but for the previous owner's… Read more
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Beijing Diary: An East-West Love Story [COLLECTIBLE ADVANCE READER'S COPY]

by Bess Spero Li

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
Advance Reading Copy (ARC)
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Chicago: Bonus Books, Inc., 1989. This is an exceedingly scarce Advance Reading Copy, or ARC (a format sometimes designated as "uncorrected proofs") - fast becoming an attractive "collectible", as it precedes the First Edition. This small print run is soft-bound in the subsequent hardcover's plain red endpapers. "In 1982 the author, then a 21-year-old student in Boston, went to China… Read more
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Discovering Britain: Where to See the Best of Our Countryside

by Various Author-Contributors

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Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Fifth Edition
ISBN
9780340280645
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$9.50

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Basingstoke, Hants, UK: Drive Publications Limited, 1982. INCLUDES DUSTJACKET, AS PUBLISHED. Lavishly produced in cooperation with the British Automobile Association [AA]: "An Illustrated Guide to more Than 500 Selected Locations in Britain's Unspoiled Countryside" - profusely illustrated with color photos and 44 maps; 416 pages. CONDITION: the book itself - glossy covers with beautiful photo of Borrowdale in the Lake… Read more
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Nummela

by Ketola, Eino

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Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9789519940021
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$16.63

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Helsinki, Finland: Julkaisija Nummelan Tyovaenyhdistys Elo, 1982. A 100-year history of Nummela, a town and region in southern Finland, as seen through 148 photographs depicting the cultural life, nature, and growth of the area, followed by a section of Footnotes for the photos. 131 pages. CONDITION: The book itself is solid and clean, unmarked and uncreased, with light shelf-wear, compromised… Read more
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