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cover of The Underground Railroad in Illinois

The Underground Railroad in Illinois

by Glennette Tilley Turner

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Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
States First Edition
ISBN
9780938990055
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£30.33

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Signed Association Copy, "Pauline and Charles, I appreciate your long time interest in and support of my research and writing. Pauline, I especially have fond memories of the night we drove to that little town with the muddy parking lot. In friendship, Glenette 3/30/01". Book states First Edition.
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cover of Around A World On Fire

Around A World On Fire

by Karl E. Kassowitz

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Published
1935
Condition
Acceptable
Edition
First (not stated)
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£194.96

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This is a rare book which has been signed by the author dated Christmas, 1936. The previous owner put their name and address in Pencil on the same FFEP. The only other copy I found was a gift to the ACP American College of Physicians Library. I found other papers written by Dr. Karl E. Kassowitz out of Milwaukee. He… Read more
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cover of The First Guidebook to Prisons and Concentration Camps of the Soviet Union

The First Guidebook to Prisons and Concentration Camps of the Soviet Union

by Avraham Shifrin

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Published
June, 1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Bantom Edition June, 1982 (First Thus, Edition in English)
ISBN
9780553013924
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£24.26

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This is the English edition. It was also published in Russian, probably by another publisher. Some light wear to wrapper with a couple of white spots towards the bottom of the spine. The exception is the back cover which is heavily creased due to having an 8 fold map bound in, which is tanned. States with 170 maps, photographs, drawings.… Read more
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cover of Zero Inflation

Zero Inflation

by Richard G. Lipsey, Editor

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Published
March, 1990
Condition
Good
Edition
Assumed First Edition, archive states this book is out of print
ISBN
9780888062536
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£21.66

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This is a study that was conducted in Canada. A rare out of print book. There is a lot of wear to the softcover wrapper but no writing or personalization inside. The website for the C. D. Howe Institute states that it "is an independent not-for-profit research institute whose mission is to raise living standards by fostering economically sound public… Read more
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cover of Marriner S. Eccles Private Entrepreneur and Public Servant

Marriner S. Eccles Private Entrepreneur and Public Servant

by Sidney Hyman

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First (no other printing stated)
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£64.99

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Association copy inscribed and signed by the Author. (NOT by Marriner S. Eccles) On the red FFEP it states, "To Dottie Oppenheimer? - Who has kept me solvent in times of stress - with gratitude & affection Sidney Hyman". There are also a couple of newspaper articles laid in. One was written by the author and another… Read more
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cover of Echoes From Russia

Echoes From Russia

by Lascelle Meserve Basily

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Published
1920
Condition
Good
Edition
Assumed First, no other copies found
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£433.25

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This is a small book of poetry by Madame de Basily in English. Her story can be read on the Hoover Institution website. She is American born and the donor of the items in the Nicolas de Basily room. This book was published in Paris the year after her marriage in November, 1919. Her husband was the Diplomat of Imperial… Read more
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cover of Special Counsel

Special Counsel

by William F. Rusher

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Published
1968
Condition
Good-
Edition
First, no earlier edition found.
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£13.00

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Price on flap is $6.00 and starts with, " To some, they are mere witchhunts. To others, they don't go far enough." Sound familiar? This book has the author's greeting with signature pasted on the ffep. The jacket is Good- as shown. The book would have been Very Good but there are signs of a water spill at the front… Read more
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cover of The Enemy Within

The Enemy Within

by Robert F. Kennedy

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Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1960, later printing F - M (with untrimmed leaves)
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£21.66

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The dust jacket is well worn with tears and small pieces missing; however, it has kept the black boards with gold lettering clean and bright. Price on flap is $3.95, No. 9467A. 0260. Back of dust jacket with the Kennedy family photo has No. 5861. Remnants of some glue on back end paper and opposite side. 1960 F - M… Read more
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cover of Trump's America: The Truth About Our Nation's Great Comeback

Trump's America: The Truth About Our Nation's Great Comeback

by Newt Gingrich

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Published
June 2018
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition, so stated, with First Printing Line.
ISBN
9781546077060
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£21.66

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Part of the note, "Thank you for your recent generous gift! Your donation has already gone to work helping MRC (Media Research Center) expose and neutralize the Left's Soros-Media collusion working to remove President Trump and block his America First Agenda". Signed Bookplate by Newt… Read more
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cover of Reporting From Washington

Reporting From Washington

by Donald A. Ritchie

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Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second Printing Line
ISBN
9780195308921
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£15.55

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This is the softcover version of this book. It does not appear to have been read. It has the second printing line, most likely first paperback edition.
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cover of Tax Rebellion USA

Tax Rebellion USA

by Martin A. Larson

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Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Expanded and Updated Edition of Tax Revolt USA! privately printe
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£13.00

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Book is Very Good+, Wrapper is Good+. Binding somewhat tight. 11+ written on front end page. Book published in 1974. No other writing or notes. Wear to wrapped at edges and spine with several small chips, see photos. A few light soil spots on cover.
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cover of Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors

by Ellis M. Zacharias

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Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Third Impression (with untrimmed leaves)
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£10.83

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Third impression of the first edition with untrimmed leaves. $3.75 on flap, no name on free end paper. Book in Very Good condition, dust jacket Good with wear around edges and corners and some tears. Please see photos.
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cover of The Wisdom of JFK

The Wisdom of JFK

by T. S. Settle, Editor

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Published
1965
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition so stated
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£13.86

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Book has a bump or small dent along the bottom edge a spot that appears soiled near the bottom on the front. Near Fine condition. The dust jacket is worn at the edges of the spine and corners with small tears. Also a closed tear at both top and bottom of front dust jacket about one inch from backstrip. Also… Read more
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cover of The White House

The White House

by Chuck Fischer

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Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Appears to be a First
ISBN
9780789310644
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£30.33

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Book appears to be New with the wrap around White House band intact, but there is pull tab outside the book, under the band. A manufacturing defect?? There is also a crease in the corner of the wrap around band by the publisher's info. from shelf wear. No other issues noted.
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cover of Let It Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters

Let It Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters

by Andrea Davis Pinkney

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Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
EGHF
ISBN
9780152010058
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£30.33

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Book is Near Fine with the Corners and Spine Edges Rubbed, Bumped. Beautifully illustrated. Covers states All Ages but I think it is an Advanced Sixth Grade Reading Level. Dust Jacket is worn at corners and edges with tears. Top edge crinkled, bottom rubbed, movement marks. Coretta Scott King Award Sticker says Peace, Non-Violent, Brotherhood with a wonderful logo by… Read more
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cover of Laws of the State of Illinois Enacted by the Forty-Fifth General Assembly at the Adjourned Session 1907 - 1908

Laws of the State of Illinois Enacted by the Forty-Fifth General Assembly at the Adjourned Session 1907 - 1908

by The General Assembly of The State of Illinois

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Published
1908
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Printing for the 45th Assembly
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£194.96

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Book is complete . Foxing and water stained . Boards are soiled . Previous owner's name in pencil on free end paper . Joint Resolution 22 passed during this session as well as the state tree and flower was enacted , Senate Bill 597. Book hinges are intact . Bumped edges of boards and… Read more
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cover of Illnois Blue Book 1971 - 1972 Association Copy Signed by Governor George H. Ryan Sr.

Illnois Blue Book 1971 - 1972 Association Copy Signed by Governor George H. Ryan Sr.

by John W. Lewis Editor

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Published
1971 1972
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Thus
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£86.65

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To my good friend and loyal supporter (see photo) with Best Wishes George H. Ryan Sr. Inscribed on backside of front sandpaper, the capital building is on the front. Authentic book issued by the Illinois Secretary of State in Very Good or better condition. Spine edges bumped, bottom by page turning corner soiled or dusty. Has a slight smell… Read more
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cover of God Bless America (September 11, 2001)

God Bless America (September 11, 2001)

by Paul C. Brownlow

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Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
Assumed First Edition
ISBN
9781570519987
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£13.00

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I have kept this book in Fine Condition by putting it in a plastic back. The original price sticker is on the back. Assumed First Edition ( I did not open it). The sticker on the front shows that 10℅ of the proceeds were being donated to the victims of 9/11. This isbn# shows this book was published in 2001.… Read more
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cover of America Goes to War "Remember Pearl Harbor" The Battlecry of The Nation

America Goes to War "Remember Pearl Harbor" The Battlecry of The Nation

by Compiled by Harold L. Hitchens

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Published
1941
Condition
Near Fine, Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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£19.06

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True first edition. Cover rubbed. Some wear to spine corners. Historically significant.
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cover of United States Ship John S. McCain (DDG 56) Commissioning - with Contributors Brochure

United States Ship John S. McCain (DDG 56) Commissioning - with Contributors Brochure

by United States Navy

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Published
July 2, 1994
Condition
Good
Edition
First Original
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£95.32

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About 8 1/2" x 11" stapled booklet with 88 glossy pages about the ship including photos of the officers and the ship's sponsor, Cindy McCain. There is a 4 page tissue type paper in the center listing the Schedule of Events. The cover states, UNITED STATES SHIP JOHN S. McCAIN (DDG 56) with the McCain Family Crest in the center… Read more
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