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The Field Guide Of Birds Of The West Indies - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Bond, James

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Published
1947
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$990.00

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New York: The MacMillan Co.. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1947. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A first printing of the first edition in nearly fine condition with sunning to the board edges, slight foxing and tanning of pages. There is a previous owner's stamp on the front flyleaf. The near fine dust-jacket is price… Read more
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Aurora Dawn

by Wouk, Herman

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Published
1947
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
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$60.00

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New York: Venture Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1947. Hardcover. Very Good- in a Good dust-jacket. Minor dust-staining of edges of text-block. Minor age-toning to pages. Owner's name on the ffep in blue ink. Numerous nicks and chips, primarily at head and tail of spine of the dust-jacket. A bit of shelf-wear and rubbing primarily… Read more
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Goethe's Faust Part Two

by Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von and Max Diez (translator)

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Published
1949
Condition
Good
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$50.00

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Bryn Mawr, PA. Good. 1949. An edition in good condition with missing boards, spine separation, and soiling to the pages. There is writing throughout the pages; 237 pages .
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Volk Und Führer, Deutsche Geschichten Für Schulen, Klasse 3, Das Erste Deutsche Reich (900-1648)

by Vogel, Dr. Paul and Dr. Waldemar Halfmann

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Published
1940
Condition
Very Good
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$100.00

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Frankfurt: Verlag Moritz Diesterweg. Very Good. 1940. Edition in very good condition with creasing and tearing to the covers and rubbing of the spine. There is spine separation along with sunning and light foxing of the pages; 208 pages .
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Hitlerjugend

by Sautter, Reinhold

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Published
1942
Condition
Very Good
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$170.00

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München: Carl Rohrig-Verlag. Very Good. 1942. Edition in very good condition with spine separation in a Good dust-jacket with chipping and tearing; 320 pages .
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Veterans Of Foreign Wars Of The United States Edition Pictorial History Of The Second World War

by Veterans Of Foreigns Wars Of The United States

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Published
1948
Condition
Very Good-
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$60.00

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Wm H. Wise & Co. , Inc.. Very Good-. 1948. Edition in very good - condition with edgewear and soiling to the boards, ripping to the pages, and minor spine separation; 512 pages .
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The Night Before Christmas

by Moore, Clement

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Published
1949
Condition
Very Good+
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$45.00

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Chicago, Illinois: Merrill Company Publishers. Very Good+. 1949. Softcover. A Very Good+ First Printing of the First Edition with some light shelfwear and other wear from age .
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Contemporary Painters - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Soby, James Thrall

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Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$25.00

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New York: The Museum of Modern Art. Very Good. 1948. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. A mildly edgeworn first Printing of the First Edition that has starting to the spine hinge and other light shelfwear, else in Very Good condition; ; B & W Illustrations .
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Frank Morrison Pixley Of The Argonaut

by Levinsohn, John L.

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine+ in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
Limited Edition
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$45.00

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San Francisco: The Book Club of California. Fine+ in Near Fine dust jacket. 1989. Limited Edition. Cloth. One of 450 copies. Lovely gray cloth boards with gilt stamped spine. Very fine condition in near fine plain paper dust jacket. Illustrated, including hand-colored cartoon on the title page. Endpapers are facsimiles of The Argonaut. Designed and printed by… Read more
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The Wayward Bus

by Steinbeck, John

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Published
1947
Condition
Very Good-
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$45.00

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New York: The Viking Press. Very Good-. 1947. Hardcover. A Very Good- edition with soiling to the board and pages; 312 pages .
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Battle Report: the Atlantic War -1st Edition/1st Printing

by Karig, Commander Walter, Lt. Earl Burton, and Lt. Stephen L. Freeland

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Published
1946
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$30.00

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New York And Toronto: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc.. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1946. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. First Edition/First Printing in Near Fine condition with tanning to the pages in a Very Good+ condition with tearing to the edges; ; B & W Photographs; 558 pages .
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The Big Bosses -1st Edition/1st Printing

by Van Devander, Charles W.

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Published
1944
Condition
Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$25.00

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New York: Howell, Soskin, Publishers. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1944. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. First Printing of a First Edition in Fine condition in a Near Fine dust-jacket with some wear along the spine; ; B & W Photographs; 318 pages .
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Dress Rehearsal: the Story of Dieppe

by Reynolds, Quentin

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Published
1943
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket
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$30.00

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Garden City, N. Y.: Blue Ribbon Books. Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. 1943. Hardcover. Edition in Near Fine condition with rubbing to the bottom edges of the boards and light soiling to the pages in a Very Good- dust-jacket with edgewear. There is a red publisher's stain to the top page edge; 278 pages .
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Napoleon and Modern War: His Military Maxims

by Lanza, Conrad

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Published
1943
Condition
Very Good+
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$20.00

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Harrisburg, PA: Military Service Publishing Company. Very Good+. 1943. Cloth. Edition in Very Good+ condition with rubbing to the boards. There is a previous owner's bookplate on the front pastedown ; 158 pages .
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Holy Cross College Press. Very Good+. 1949. 8th Edition. Cloth. Edition in Very Good+ condition with rubbing and soiling to the boards and pages. There is a stamp of a previous owner's name and address on the front and rear pastedown; 288 pages .
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From Descartes to Kant: Readings in the Philosophy of the Renaissance and Enlightenment

by Smith, T. V. and Marjorie Grene

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Published
c1948
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
Fifth Printing
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$25.00

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Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. c1948. Fifth Printing. Hardcover. A Later printing in Very Good condition with soiling to the edges of the pages and the surfaces of the boards and some edgewear in an alike dust-jacket with rubbing, soiling and a chip missing from the lower rear; … Read more
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Elements of Heat Transfer and Insulation

by Jakob, Max and George A. Hawkins

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Published
1942
Condition
Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
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$25.00

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New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1942. Hardcover. An edition in Very Good condition with wear mostly from aging and a bookplate on the front pastedown that has black marker on it in a Good+ dust-jacket with tanning and tearing in addition to a price sticker on the front; 169… Read more
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Existentialism

by Sartre, Jean-Paul and translated by Bernard Frechtman

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Published
c1947
Condition
Good+ in Good dust jacket
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$45.00

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New York: Philosophical Library. Good+ in Good dust jacket. c1947. Hardcover. An edition in Good+ condition with warping and edgewear to the boards and tanning to the front and rear flyleaves in a Good dust-jacket that is scuffed with heavy chipping and edgewear ; 92 pages .
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The Old Bay Line 1840-1940

by Brown, Alexander Crosby

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Published
c1940
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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$35.00

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New York: Bonanza Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. c1940. Hardcover. An edition in Very Good condition with wear to the corners, a few minor page tears and some shelfwear in a scuffed alike dust-jacket that has light edgewear and some creasing to the foldovers ; 176 pages .
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The Oregon Trail

by Parkman, Francis

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Published
c1943
Condition
Very Good
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[s. I. ]: The Heritage Illustrated Bookshelf. Very Good. c1943. Cloth. An edition in Very Good condition with some soiling to the cloth boards and fraying around the corners and edges. There is a previous owner's bookplate on the front pastedown ; B & W and Color Illustrations; 297 pages .
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