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The Bremen

by Hotson, Fred W.

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9780921022022
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Toronto: CANAV Books [0-921022-02-6] 1988, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 224pp. Very good in near fine dust jacket. Photographs, maps, bibliography, index. (Transportation, Bremen--Airplane--Germany, Junkers W33--Airplane, Transatlantic Flight, Transportation).
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Ivories; From the Far Eastern Provinces of Spain and Portugal

by Marcos, Margarita Mercedes Estella (Edited by Lydia Sada De Gonzalez; Photography by Jose Ignacio Gonzalez Manterola.)

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9789686258622
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£711.02

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Monterrey: Grupo Vitro [968-6258-62-0] 1997, 1st edition. (Folio hardcover) 351pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Color illustrated endpapers, color maps, color photographs and illustrations, glossary, bibliography, index. Edited by Lydia Sada De Gonzalez. Introduction by Guillermo Tovar De Teresa. Photography by Jose Ignacio Gonzalez Manterola. Locale: Portugal; Spain. (Art, Carving, Icons, Ivory).… Read more
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God Emperor of Dune (Series: Dune.)

by Herbert, Frank

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons 1981, book club edition. (Hardcover) 404pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Series: Dune. (Science Fiction).
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Lord Jim

by Conrad, Joseph (Illustrations by Francis Mosley.)

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London: Folio Society 1996, 3rd printing. (Hardcover in slipcase) 294pp. Fine, no dust jacket. Illustrated blue cloth in a very good slipcase with a facsimile signature of the author in silver. Full-page monochrome illustrations, including frontispiece. A white scuff mark on the front of the slipcase. Illustrations by Francis Mosley. Introduction by Gavin Young.… Read more
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New York: Random House [0-375-50041-3] 2001, 1st edition. (Hardcover) 286pp. Very good plus in near fine dust jacket. Photographs, glossary, notes, bibliography, index. The bottom of the spine is chipped on the hinge and has a small tear. "...an inspired, illuminating, and highly readable book that reveals the vibrant history of women and the… Read more
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£24.38
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The Stranger Wilde; Interpreting Oscar

by Schmidgall, Gary (Biography of Oscar Wilde.)

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9780525937630
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New York: Dutton [0-525-93763-3] 1994, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 494pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Illustrations, chronology, notes, bibliography, index. A previous owner's name on the front endpaper. Biography of Oscar Wilde. (Biography).
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Wind and Strategy

by Walker, Stuart H.

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9780393031362
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New York: W.W. Norton & Company [0-393-03136-5] 1973, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 416pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Illustrations, glossary, bibliography, index. Lightly edgeworn, the dust jacket has some smudges on the front panel and is toned on the spine. (Transportation, Racing, Sailboats, Sailing, Wind).
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Memoirs and Letters of Sir James Paget

by Paget, Sir James (Edited by Stephen Paget.)

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London: Longmans, Green and Co. 1901, 3rd impression. (Hardcover) 437pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Black cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. Frontispiece with tissue guard, illustrations, photographs, notes. The spine is faded, a previous owner's bookplate, pencil inscription and stamp on the front endpapers, overall lightly worn. Edited by Stephen Paget. … Read more
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Wodehouse; A Life

by McCrum, Robert (Biography of P.G. Wodehouse.)

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9780393051599
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New York: W.W. Norton & Company [0-393-05159-5] 2004, 1st American edition. (Hardcover) 530pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Photographs, notes, bibliography, index. The spine is lightly edgeworn. Biography of P.G. Wodehouse. (Biography).
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A Dictionary of British Ships and Seamen

by Uden, Grant (With Richard Cooper.)

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9780722652428
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£36.57

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Middlesex: Allen Lane [0-7226-5242-9] 1980, 1st edition. (Hardcover) 591pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Illustrations, photographs. Lightly edgeworn. (Transportation, Dictionaries, Seamen--United Kingdom, Ships--United Kingdom).
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New York: Tom Doherty Associates [0-765-30629-8] 2004, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 334pp. Very good in very good plus dust jacket. Color map endpapers. The spine is cocked. Publisher series: Wheel of Time. (Fantasy).
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Delta of Venus; Erotica

by Nin, Anais

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9781579125745
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New York: Tess Press 978-1-57912-574-5 [978-1-57912-574-5] [copyright date 1977]. (Hardcover) 271pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. (Fiction, Erotica, Fiction, Love Stories, Sex, Sexuality).
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Bette Davis; a Tribute 1908-1989

by Baker, Roger (Biography of Bette Davis.)

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9780831708009
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£22.35

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New York: Gallery Books [0-8317-0800-X] [1989]. (4to) 64pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Photographs. Biography of Bette Davis. Locale: Hollywood. (Movies, Actresses, Movie Stars).
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New York: G.P. Putnam's [1973], 1st edition. (4to) 272pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers, black and white and color illustrations, index. Book about Eduard Strauss, Johann Strauss & Josef Strauss. Locale: Austria; Vienna. (Music/Dance, Musicians--Austria).
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Jean Dunand; His Life and Works

by Marcilhac, Felix (Art of Jean Dunand.)

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ISBN
9780810932029
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£138.14

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New York: Harry N. Abrams [0-8109-3202-4] 1990. (4to) 352pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. More than 1000 illustrations, including 170 plates in full color. Bibliography, index. "...renowned for metalwork and lacquer". Art of Jean Dunand. (Art, Art Deco--France).
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To Catch a Sunbeam; Victorian Reality Through the Magic Lantern

by Household, G. A. (editors) (With L. M. H. Smith.)

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9780718118617
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London: Michael Joseph 0-7181--1861-8 [0-7181--1861-8] 1979. (Hardcover) 143pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Black and white and color illustrations. A previous owner's inscription of the front endpaper and the dust jacket is price-clipped. "Magic lantern slide shows were a popular form of entertanment in the halls during the late nineteenth century. Usually… Read more
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The History of American Sailing Ships

by Chapelle, Howard I. (Illustrations by Howard I. Chapelle; Henry Rusk; George C. Wales.)

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New York: Bonanza Books [copyright date 1935]. (4to) 400pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Frontispiece, illustrations, appendix, index. A previous owner's bookplate on the front endpaper, light rubbing to the dust jacket spine. "With drawings by the author and George C. Wales and Henry Rusk". Illustrations by Howard I. Chapelle, Henry… Read more
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Ken Danby: The New Decade

by Duval, Paul (Art of Ken Danby.)

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ISBN
9780773720305
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Toronto: Stoddart [0-7737-2030-8] 1984. (4to) 196pp. Fine in near fine dust jacket. Color frontispiece, black and white and color illustrations, list of exhibitions, index. A light vertical crease on the dust jacket back flap. Art of Ken Danby. (Art--Canada, Art--Canada).
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Mississauga: John Wiley & Sons 978-0-470-84116-7 [978-0-470-84116-7] 2008, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 410pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Illustration, notes, bibliography, index. Time Period 21st Century. (Ideas, Government, Islam, Muslims, Politics, Religion).
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Toronto: HarperCollins 978-0-00-200626-2 [978-0-00-200626-2] 2007, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 306pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Photographs, notes, bibliography, filmography, index. Some minor marks in ink in the text, remainder mark on the top edge, the spine is slightly cocked. Book about Fidel Castro & Pierre Elliott Trudeau. Locale: Cuba. (Canada, Cold War,… Read more
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